5 training articles we’re falling hard for this autumn season

Cloudshare

To help, we’re at it again with our monthly listicle — a curated list of our favorite insightful articles that training, as well as learning and development pros need to read, now. This article focuses on how training can amp up everyone’s game when launching a new software solution.

The Year in Learning—89 Hand-Picked L&D-Related Articles from 2017

The Learning Dispatch

Below are our recommended learning and development articles from the past 12 months, including thought-provoking or simply fun articles related to the field. Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect. Are you a learning specialist?

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Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Since then, I’ve discovered a wealth of blogs by instructional designers, e-learning developers, and workplace learning specialists. All these articles talk about the importance of usability testing, learnability testing for e-learning courses. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010.

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Do humour and learning mix well?

KnowledgeOne

Among our neighbours to the south, Jim Holt, author and contributor to New Yorker and New York Times Magazine as a specialist in science and philosophy, is also one of those who have tried to understand humour better. ” In his article Humour and Communication.

Filming starts for our new series to support charity digital skills

Clear Lessons

The Clear Lessons Foundation has therefore teamed up with Gemma Critchley from Aviva, Mike Collins from River Island, Anthony Williams from Costa Coffee and Kevin Maye from Good Things Foundation to produce free video resources to help charities tackle their digital skills.

Are you going digital?

Clear Lessons

Ady Howes is a self-employed freelance Digital Content Specialist with a background and qualifications in Learning and Development. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation. appeared first on Clear Lessons. Are you going digital?

Top 4 ways to drive learning in the new world of Retail

Litmos

If you can incorporate learning into the day-to-day flow of business by providing it across different devices and keeping lessons short and concise, you make learning a valuable part of the employee experience, while not making it seem daunting or annoying.

How To Write For eLearning

Your Training Edge

Instead, your students will give up soon and they will not rate your lessons favorably.”says Titles are what will drive your students through the lessons. If the titles are boring and unimaginative, the student will presume that lessons are the same. Format for readability. “If

How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

The Digital Innovation Award went to Wordready Academic English , from L2, an online tool designed for university students to build specialist academic vocabulary.” It allows teachers to gather statistics on students and determine how to help them succeed and structure future lessons.

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Microlearning definition

Ed App

In this article we’ll examine the microlearning definition according to its use in company training. Microlearning is the breaking down to lessons, topics and subjects into easily-digestible, bite-sized chunks. But repeating lengthy, un-engaging courses and lessons is not practical.

How an LMS Supports English Language Teaching in the Workplace

TOPYX LMS

The Digital Innovation Award went to Wordready Academic English , from L2, an online tool designed for university students to build specialist academic vocabulary.” It allows teachers to gather statistics on students and determine how to help them succeed and structure future lessons.

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Writing & Grammar: Parallelism

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Two of these are examples I randomly found while reading magazine articles, and one is made up based on my student's text. The doctor standing by the podium,  Dr. Jasper Caspar,  is a specialist in joint repair. The very important insect  drosophila melanogaster is the topic of our next lesson. by Jennie Ruby    Use parallel grammatical structures for parallel concepts. That is the grammatical rule called parallelism.

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70:20:10 – Above All Else It’s a Change Agent

Performance Learning Productivity

George Bernard Shaw Tom Spiglanin is a senior engineering specialist at the Aerospace Corporation in California and manager of the organisation’s technical training. Apart from Tom Spiglanin’s post, this article arose from various conversations and articles over the past months.

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MIS en place

Learning with e's

Well, unless you're a member of the senior management team, or an ICT specialist teacher, the odds are is you probably haven't. This article focuses on the latter. Photo by Helloquence on unsplash This is the first post in a new series about School Management Information Systems.

5 Major Players in Distance Learning

LearnDash

The Distance Learning College and Training is United Kingdom’s top specialist for accredited distance learning courses. Aside from commenting on lesson work, these instructors also answer questions via email, phone, or fax. About the Author of this Article.

The role of L&D in achieving transversal business acumen

Matrix

Evaluate the whole process described above and learn any valuable lesson it had presented. The best employees are informed and empowered and it is the job of L&D specialists as well as team leaders to help them be and feel that way.

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5 Modern Learning Principles To Drive Higher Sales Performance

Allego

Whether it’s Brexit, new tariffs, large market fluctuations, everyone from their chief economist to product specialists and portfolio managers can use easy-to-create video that describes how to manage anxious financial advisors and their clients.

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Why Micro Learning Is the Future of Corporate Training

TOPYX LMS

Practically, micro learning could entail a learner watching a tutorial on YouTube or reading a 300- to 500-word educational article. So does Asha Pandey, eLearning specialist and contributor to eLearning Industry’s blog. What does “micro learning” mean to you?

Why Micro Learning Is the Future of Corporate Training

TOPYX LMS

Practically, micro learning could entail a learner watching a tutorial on YouTube or reading a 300- to 500-word educational article. So does Asha Pandey, eLearning specialist and contributor to eLearning Industry’s blog. What does “micro learning” mean to you?

3 Ways to Save Your Training Job

Rapid eLearning

Years ago I learned that lesson when I shared some metrics with one of our directors. A financial specialist can help you see that. Check out these articles and free resources in the community.

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10 eLearning Resources for Teachers to Use in the Upcoming Academic Year

DigitalChalk eLearning

And this is because students are expecting to be surprised with innovative lessons and learning materials. Just browse through them and pick the most suitable ones for your lesson plans. Use this tool to create attractive lessons and evaluations.

Micro learning platforms: 10 things to look for

Ed App

In this article we’ll examine what to look for in an LMS and authoring tool – the backbone of any micro learning platform. Creating and distributing these lessons require software platforms called authoring tools and Learning Management Systems (LMS).

Constraints Compel eLearner to be Creative

Vignettes Learning

By designing lessons that give more control to learners, we make ourselves ‘obsolete’. As they take more control of their own learning on their own terms, this becomes a frightening scenario to many learning specialists. Use hyperlinks and links in your lessons.

Learning by Creating: Turning Bloom’s on Its Head

TechSmith Camtasia

Guest post by Library Media Specialist, David Phillips. In effect, they were learning like vacuum cleaners: they “sucked up” the content of the lesson and then gave it back in an organized and useful form. Guest post by Library Media Specialist, David Phillips.

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What are the best LMS systems for company training?

Ed App

In this article we’ll look at the most important features that an LMS requires to ensure that learning and knowledge retention is most effective. Microlearning reduces courses and lessons down into easily-digestible bite-sized chunks of information. By repeating lessons at increasing time intervals, knowledge retention increases over time. Having them present courses leverages their expertise and creates lessons that are more relatable, engaging and effective.

How to Become an eLearning Freelancer or Startup Business

eLearning Architect

In this article I will take you through my experience so far - my first 18 months of going solo in the world of eLearning. I'd exhausted all avenues on LinkedIn, and the specialist recruiters didn't have anything immediately for me to work on. Did you enjoy this article?

9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

In this article, Steve Penfold reviews nine leading elearning authoring tools. Check out our full article about Adobe Captivate. See our full article on Storyline here. New technologies are changing the way learning is delivered.

Double Your eLearning Return on Investment

eLearning Architect

You can see a more detailed article about how to leverage a network of champions by clicking here. “ Write a detailed overview of how you want this content broken down into individual modules, chapters and lessons.

Becoming an Expert: What Has Intuition Got to Do With It? - Tip #199

Vignettes Learning

According to this article published in the Mind and Machines journal, intuition is “the speed and ease with which experts can recognize the key features of a situation” or “the rapid understanding shown by individuals, typically experts, when they face a problem.”

If You Know The Answer, Ask Anyway

TechSmith Camtasia

I’ve only been with TechSmith for 4 years now (the first year in sales) but I’ve established my career as an in-house Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Marketing Analytics specialist. Every webinar I watched and every popular article I read gave me the same generic material or fundamentals I already knew and I simply didn’t know what questions to ask. I took down a list of subjects to study, thanked him kindly, and took to reading articles.

Free L&D webinars for June 2019

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 9AM – 11AM PT: Make Your Own Magic: Counterintuitive Lessons Learned from Walt Disney World Walt Disney was not your typical businessman. “ Green lawn at a public park in Zakariah, June 2015 ” by David Bena is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

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10 Best and Worst Types of Microlearning

Ed App

In this article we’ll look at what’s good and bad about all types of microlearning including costs of creation, ease of content distribution, ability to update content plus how easy it is to access the associated technology.

Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?

Disprz

In other words, every generalist can turn into a specialist after a certain investment of time. Research studies, after all, say specialists deliver 10x more productivity over generalists. Are your learners able to grasp their lessons. Reading Time: 10 minutes.

Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

Provide any agreed-upon reporting, conduct a "lessons learned" as requested, transition the program into maintenance mode, and close out the project. Chad Thomas Creative Learning Developer, E-Learning Specialist, Multimedia Content Designer and Developer thank you for this insightful discussion. I am copying a discussion we have been having on LinkedIn as a part of the Training&Development group.

More than words

Clark Quinn

It mostly needs to be that way for scientific reasons, but for non-specialists, it’s way too dry. I have had some subsequent experience in writing more generally: for articles, for online learning, and even some marketing material. And that’s the lesson. Monday was the US celebration of Martin Luther King’s birthday, and on Tuesday was the inauguration of the first African American president of the United States.