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

Pract.us

We find the best articles for helping you create a robust training program that gets results. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. Leadership Lessons from Your Dog: Be Doggedly Determined.

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

Pract.us

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. Giving a Hand to Your Safety Training.

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

Pract.us

We find the best articles for helping you create a robust training program that gets results. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This article makes an excellent point I’ve rarely seen articulated elsewhere.

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

Pract.us

Get tips, ideas and articles from around the web with our weekly No-Nonsense Training Tips. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This article looks at how people stick to long-term goals.

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

Pract.us

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. 11 Leadership Lessons from Puppy Training. This article offers some advice on the question.

A Lesson Plan for eLearning

Coffee and Design

Thanks @hjarche for sharing @AnnaMuoio ‘s 2000 @FastCompany article @Cisco ‘s Quick Study: A #LessonPlan for #eLearning [link]. A version of this article appeared in the October 2000 issue of Fast Company magazine written by @AnnaMuoio. A Lesson Plan for eLearning.

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eLearning: Add Some Character to Your Lessons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

And if you aren't happy with the selection of Characters available in your eLearning development tool, check out the article in the sidebar at the left for additional resources. Looking for instructor-led training on Adobe Captivate?

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Training Lessons from the Navy SEALs: Making the Bed Matters

BizLibrary

Navy SEAL training isn't about physical conditioning, but mental conditioning. The training focuses on teaching soft skills to create leaders. While you'd have a hard time convincing your staff to undergo SEAL training, you can learn a few lessons about the value of soft skills from SEAL training. The post Training Lessons from the Navy SEALs: Making the Bed Matters appeared first on BizLibrary.

eLearning: Determining the Best Size for Today's Lessons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel      When developing eLearning lessons using any of the top development tools (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia Studio), you need to take the size of your learner's device into account. If you make your eLearning lesson too large (I'm talking width and height, not how many megabytes the lesson might be), learners with small displays may have to scroll to see your content.

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

Cloudshare

You had the summer to relax, catch up on your training industry reading, and hopefully finalize the rest of your 2019 planning. Delivering Engaging Training Programs with Fewer Resources. Did we miss any of your favorite articles? Training

Micro lesson plan: How to make the best in 4 Steps

Ed App

Microlearning is a very effective form of teaching students and training employees. In this article, Ed Microlearning’s Instructional Design team – which has created an inordinate amount of micro lessons and courses – give their advice on creating the best micro lesson plan.

5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News

WalkMe Training Station

Depending on your vocation, the word “training” can conjure a drastically different picture. For me, working in a software company, training refers to software adoption and engagement. But training is a much larger concept than what I deal with in my day-to-day.

L&D lessons from learning games research

Sponge UK

Hays set out to find evidence of the effectiveness of learning games by analysing articles on the practice. In 2005 he looked at 105 articles on learning games on behalf of the Naval Air Warfare Center Trainings Systems Division.

Training Lessons from Seinfeld: Lesson #3 – Do the Opposite

Mindflash

Training Lesson: Do the Opposite! For more ideas on using emphasis in your training, check out these ideas from the Mindflash archive. You’re familiar with the sequence: go through the training content and then take a quiz.

Optimize Your Training: Lessons from the Airline Industry

Training Orchestra

The training and airline industries have a lot in common: they help you fly to coveted intellectual and professional places, they manage valuable and scarce resources and they have fixed capacities. To optimize training resources and attempt to parallel the airline industry’s achievements, check out our article in Learning Technologies UK e-Magazine: Optimise Your Training : Lessons from the Airline Industry. And help you solve training’s Rubik’s cube.”.

Lessons From The World Cup: The Best Teams Have Learned These 4 Things

Learnloft

Entertainment factor aside, there are many valuable lessons to be learned as the most anticipated tournament is underway. I guarantee you these four lessons directly contribute: 1. A version of this article just appeared on Inc.com. John was named one of LinkedIn’s 2017 Top Voices in Management & Workplace and was awarded the 2017 Readership Award by Training Industry.com. As you almost certainly know, the World Cup is currently taking place in Russia.

6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

Bottom-Line Performance

When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned. This lesson is a critical one.

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mLevel’s Top 3 Learning and Development Lessons Of 2017

mLevel

My biggest take away from working with L&D professionals throughout 2017 is that learning is a process and not an event yet most training organizations don’t know how to bridge that gap. A training event is described as content that is delivered one time. That could mean Instructor-Lead Training (virtual or in person) in a workshop, on-boarding class, or eLearning module. Most of all, I think customers want to see training produce real results as soon as possible.

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How to Stop Worrying About a Jobless Future? An article from Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy

Coorpacademy

This article has been originally published in Bdaily Business News. Digital business transformation and training expert Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy and former head of Google France, says new ways of helping employees to ’upskill’ are on their way.

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Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

A truly excellent article by Matt Thompson, titled An Antidote for Web Overload , addresses the reasons behind Wikipedia’s increasing replacement of traditional news sites as the go-to source for breaking news items. Rob Mueller: Great post on using games as a training device.

Your Company's Growth Demands CX Training

Litmos

Leaders Need Training Too. Training is vital, but often overlooked as growth happens quickly and sometimes painfully! Growth Actually Demands More Training. Are you ready to grow successfully by training your teams (leaders included) on customer experience?

Games lessons

Clive on Learning

This week's Economist carried an interesting article about the use of video games at school. On the other hand, much training is procedural and task-based, because the goal is performance, not learning per se.

Comic Books and eLearning: Lessons from Scott McCloud’s “Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art”

Convergence Training

And in that article, we promised to follow up with a second article that focuses on the classic book Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud. This, my friend, is that second article. Because that’s the whole point of this article. Custom Training.

Cost-cutting Training Without Slaying Quality: Startup Hacks

Your Training Edge

Businesses and employees are both realising the value of professional development and corporate training programs. Almost every employee worth having expects their employers to invest in their future with corporate training. Repurpose Training Material.

Top 3 Reasons Your Salespeople Need Ongoing, Online Training

Litmos

Now, the real training happens! Was this the end of his "training" and the beginning of his "selling"? There were several things wrong with this scenario, all of which can be solved by properly leveraging a training platform. Training is not a one-and-done situation.

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Best articles on Working Smarter, April 2012

Jay Cross

Only 14% think that company training is an essential way for them to learn in the workplace . Flip this lesson! GEORGE SIEMENS. APRIL 19, 2012. Remaking education in the image of our desires. The current generation of students will witness the remaking of our education system.

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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.

Training in 2020: Five Priorities for the New Year

Litmos

Is your training program ready for the new year? Organizations have gotten more serious about making training a priority in the last few years and it appears that next year will be no exception. A pair of reports show that organizations of all sizes are increasing their training budgets. According to the Training Industry Magazine’s 2019 Training Industry Report , 42% of organizations increased their spending on training this past year.

eLearning & Training: How Long is Too Long?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel      You can create the best-looking, most well-written eLearning lesson anyone has ever seen. But for the lesson to be effective, one of the most important things to keep in mind is that  more  does not mean  better. If your lesson plays too long, you run the risk of losing the attention span of your learner and lowering the effectiveness of the lesson in general.

Rebooting your Training for 2016

Your Training Edge

Training has been a key factor for my organization, but it seemed evident by the time our last MOOC ended that it shouldn’t be the way like this anymore. Here, I have listed some of the most essential and result oriented factors for rebooting your training in 2016.

Lessons in Social Learning: What Happens in the Classroom Stays in the Classroom

Mindflash

There are several lessons that I take away from this case study that I think are useful as we think through what social learning could mean in our organizations. All that time spent developing training that is outdated by the time it is delivered.

Why Story Lessons Are the Most Engaging Learning for Millennials - Tip #174

Vignettes Learning

You’ve probably shared a cool pic or an interesting article recently. What does this mean to learning and training? Consider integrating communication and collaboration tools into millennial training and development.

Customer training your clients will love

Litmos

But look again: the offerings are actually slickly-packaged customer training modules; Today at Apple is the very public facet of Apple's customer training operation. . Customer training that customers want. First things first: why train your customers at all?

eCombat: Lessons from the Interactive Battlefields of Afghanistan

Vignettes Learning

Spencer Ackerman features Vanguard of Valor, an interactive teaching tool built to instruct the mid-career officers who pass through the Army’s Combined Arms Center, about the lessons accumulated from years of hard-fought war in Afghanistan. Our Belief.

Viral Chick-fil-A Video Points Out 1 Critical Lesson Every Organization Must Remember

Learnloft

They have a military base they train out of, I am convinced. ” While she had me and I am sure you laughing, she then delivered a message that should make Dan Cathy and the leadership team at Chick-fil-A proud and is a lesson for all businesses restaurant or not.