No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Read on for this week’s best articles from human resources and employee training experts. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. At the bottom of the article is a link to another article with a training exercise. If so, check out this article which borrows from Hollywood’s story-telling prowess to shape your presentations into “two thumbs up” hits. The Modern Professional Learner’s Toolkit.

8 Lessons Learned for Converting In-Person Training to Virtual Training

The Learning Dispatch

Based on our experience in developing accessible elearning, here are eight lessons learned to help get you started. The post 8 Lessons Learned for Converting In-Person Training to Virtual Training appeared first on Microassist.

How to Weave Hard Facts and Emotions into your eLearning Lessons

Vignettes Learning

In his article on learning instincts he argues that human beings have an innate instinct (nature) to learn and develop skills necessary for us to survive and flourish. As designers of learning, we can conclude here that to make our lessons more effective, we need to strike that balance between making our learners feel and retaining valuable information. Related links What Scientific Concept Would Improve Everybody's Cognitive Toolkit?

Learning from Experimentation

Clark Quinn

In fact, celebrate the lesson learned, regardless of success! Thus, the lesson extracted from learning from experimentation is quickly discerned. You also need to have time to extract the lesson! It could be papers, articles, blog posts, videos, podcasts, webinars, what have you. Experimentation needs to be part of your toolkit. At the recent LearnTec conference, I was on a panel with my ITA colleagues, Jane Hart, Harold Jarche, and Charles Jennings.

Using LearnDash for Schools


In this article I will share some of the relevant features and add-ons used within the classroom (traditional education) setting. Resources – Other useful articles and resources worth reviewing. Lesson Drip-Feeding. Classrooms using LearnDash often leverage the scheduled lesson feature so that certain lesson become available every week, thus preventing the students from skipping too far ahead. LearnDash Toolkit.

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8 LearnDash Plugins To Make Student Management Easier

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

In this article, I’m going to tell you about 8 such LearnDash extensions that can make student management (and your life) a little easier! ‘LearnDash Toolkit’ for Modern login forms. You can improve your students’ learning experience to a great extent with 15 different functionalities in your artillery using the LearnDash Toolkit. John Doe started the lesson ‘What is Photography?’) See that little ticker in the corner of your LearnDash website going up?

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22 Reasons Why WordPress+LearnDash is the Best for an Online School

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

In this article, we’re going to explore 22 features that make WordPress + LearnDash the right choice for any e-Learning site (including your own future school site). Even if you don’t have any experience with it, there are plenty of video tutorials as well as explanatory articles available online (like this tutorial ) to help you set up your site easily. #2. You’ll understand this in greater detail as we’ll move on in this article. #3.

How to Start an Online School: Step-by-Step Guide (for 2020)


Consider this article as a checklist for building your online school, and go through the following steps to help you out. The most common learning activities on courses are ebooks, PDFs, video and audio lessons. The GDPR Toolkit: Make Your School Compliant.

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4 Key Benefits of Custom eLearning Solutions

Obsidian Learning

Each lesson was gamified and designed as a highly interactive experience. For maximum learner impact, we suggested shortening the existing training and curating the less retainable but extremely useful information into a type of “toolkit”. To increase learner motivation, the toolkit only became available (unlocked) once the training portion of the module was complete. I just finished ironing my shirt. It’s a simple white dress shirt with some unique details.

A Look Back At The Years Best From Workplace Learning

Mike Taylor

The 10 most read articles in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine in 2018. Here are here top 10 most read articles of 2018. This article by Steve Zaffron ( @stevezaffron ) and Gregory Unruh ( @GregoryUnruh ) really resonates with me. This CLO magazine article is is yet another voice to add to the call for the need for continuous lifelong learning. “An 5 Ways to Change Behavior at Work: The L&D Behavior Change Toolkit. This article by Yael L.

Top 10 LMS Platforms Comparison


In this article, we shall present the top 10 LMS platforms and a detailed LMS comparison which will help you choose the ideal LMS option and take your learning to the next level. . Classroom management and assessment: Compared to the contemporary LMS platforms, the Academy LMS has a superior assessment toolkit. Multi-lingual support: Administrate offers lessons in multiple languages spanning from Hindi, Spanish, Japanese to Chinese, French, Portuguese and so on.

5 Things To Consider When Shifting To Remote Workplace Learning

eThink Education

Certain roles will require specific onboarding, certification or compliance processes, and detailed Instructor-Led lessons or hands-on collaborative projects for certain departments can often be challenging to transition to an online environment. This can include micro content in the form of short video clips, gamified activities and lessons, forums for cross-company collaboration, self-regulated learning, and virtual classrooms. The Shift To Remote Workplace Learning.

Friday Finds | March 16, 2018

Mike Taylor

I’ve really been enjoying the Farnam Street newsletter by Shane Parrish ( @farnamstreet ) lately and this article is a great example why. A Training Design Lesson My Daughter’s Basketball Team. Free Ebook: Filling Your Design Toolkit. It’s the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen. – John Wooden. It is March Madness time here in the U.S. when lots of people are focused on basketball.

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What is Distance Learning? Definitions, Examples & More


Distance Learning began with lessons via postcards. In this article, we will dive more into types of distance learning, its benefits, and how online schools or individual instructors can achieve a successful distance learning program: Table of contents. The GDPR Toolkit: Make Your School Compliant. With the rising trend of e-learning, a question that arises is how it started and what the future of this field is.

How to Select Online Manufacturing Training That’s Right for Your Company

Convergence Training

If you’re looking to add some online manufacturing training to your current training program at work, you’ve found the right article. Read more about that in our Benefits of a Cloud-Based LMS article. Please read our article on 70/20/10 for more on this.

5 inspiring microlearning examples (with added tips and tricks!)


A diagnostic and personalized toolkit. There’s no reason why microlearning can’t be a super-smart personalized toolkit. If there’s one lesson to take away from why Google is so popular (and obviously there’s a lot more than this!), This is something we talk about in this related microlearning article. Congratulations for making it to the end of this article.

Twitter for Trainers: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Ideas


” Whether you’re a fan of the doctors of Seattle Grace or have no idea who Bailey and the Chief are, the underlying lesson for L&D pros is the same. To the contrary, I am suggesting you expand your toolkit to include Twitter as a delivery platform — as appropriate.” How do you know an idea has gone thoroughly mainstream? It appears in melodramatic primetime television. This is even true of training.

Lifelong Learning & Learning to Learn (Arun Pradhan on Learning and the Jobs of the Future)

Convergence Training

If you’re reading this article, you probably already know the importance of learning at work and have a sense that it will become increasingly important in the future. It’s letting go of specific outcomes and instead investing in constantly refreshing and expanding our cognitive toolkit and networks so we can handle whatever comes. Can you tell us more about the importance of failing, the lessons we can learn from failing, and the importance of failing fast and moving on?

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5 Steps to Effectively Implement Microlearning Into Employee Training


Create a Comprehensive Lesson Plan. This article explains how these 5 steps will improve your employee training program. Short Articles. The 5 steps to effectively implement microlearning into your training strategy are: 1. Develop Microlearning Training Goals.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010. The Learning Professional’s toolkit – what’s essential? Lesson I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player | LearnNuggets - LearnNuggets , May 20, 2010. Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more).

Top 5 Talking Points from 2013 #LSCon

Unicorn Training

For our industry, as XAPI goes beyond SCORM tracking of eLearning to the potential tracking and reporting on a wide range of learning activities, so “Anna watched a video, read an article, attended a seminar, commented on a blog” etc. That lesson – useability and simplicity before power and complexity – is marginal in this case, both are great tools, but it’s a lesson that few LMS vendors have yet grasped. What does the future hold for learning?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

The book builds on the 4C/ID model described in the 2002 article that John Curry linked to. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 15, 2008 Essential Reading for Instructional Design?



Lessons learned by successful and effective managers are roughly: 70% from tough jobs; 20% from people (mostly the boss); 10% from courses and reading” Survey by McCall, Lombardo & Eichinger at the Center for Creative Leadership. We have built toolkits that can be downloaded, re-branded and used by members to assist with this process.

The 70:20:10 Model – Today, Tomorrow & Beyond


Lessons learned by successful and effective managers are roughly: 70% from tough jobs; 20% from people (mostly the boss); 10% from courses and reading” Survey by McCall, Lombardo & Eichinger at the Center for Creative Leadership. We have built toolkits that can be downloaded, re-branded and used by members to assist with this process.

47 books sales teams should have on their shelves


You may be tempted to simply read about these principles from an article, but do yourself a favor and pick the original source instead. And the aim of Stanley’s book is to sharpen your sales skills, equipping you with an emotional toolkit. Unlocking Yes: Sales Negotiation Lessons & Strategy , by Patrick Tinney. Like any good manager, you’ve been tracking your close rate. The numbers aren’t going up. In fact, they’re as steady as a surgeon’s hand.

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Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

The Learning Professional’s toolkit – what’s essential? Introduction to Social Networking - Learning and Working on the Web , June 21, 2010 As our Work Literacy Ning site (2008) is in danger of getting bumped off the Net due to Ning’s new pricing policy , I will post some of the key articles here so we don’t lose them. Tomi Ahonen: Mobile in Learning: lessons from around the world - Ignatia Webs , June 15, 2010 First key speaker at mLearncon Tuesday 15 june 2010.

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