How to Effectively Use Virtual Coaching Programs For Employee Training?

Your Training Edge

As the world of corporates has started offering useful employee training programs, employees in 2020 will have more reasons to be satisfied with their jobs. However, many employers are still having a tough time trying to implement these virtual coaching programs.

40+ of the World’s Best Sales Training Programs to Get Your Team Into Shape

Sales Hacker Training

If talent acquisition, development, and retention are top-of-mind for you as a sales leader, here are 40+ of the best sales training programs to check out! Salespeople who complete excellent training programs deliver 10% higher win rates. Programs include.

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Virtual 3D World for Teacher Training

Kapp Notes

The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) launched an online resource for potential and current educators in West Virginia called Teach West Virginia and as part of the initiative, a 3D world is playing a key role in the process. According to the article West Virginia looks to Second Life As part of the program, they have developed a unique and groundbreaking virtual world on the internet’s largest 3D virtual community, Second Life.

Emergent Workplaces: Learning in the Networked World

ID Reflections

A recent, very brief conversation with @krishashok triggered a few thoughts related to emergent workplaces and what learning in the networked world will look like. And after mulling over some of these, I thought they were worth putting down on virtual paper. This is my area of passion.

4 Ways 3D Virtual Reality Games Build Real World Skills

Playware Studios

In this article we explore 4 ways to design 3D Virtual Reality games where the players can learn and practice real world skills. How 3D Virtual Reality Games Build Real World Skills. As a serious games and simulations developer and advocate, one of the common questions that I have come across is “Do the skills you learn in a simulated environment hold up in the real world?” Click here to continue reading the article on elearningindustry.com.

Emergent Workplaces: Learning In The Networked World

Learnnovators

A recent, very brief conversation with @krishashok triggered a few thoughts related to emergent workplaces and what learning in the networked world will look like. And after mulling over some of these, I thought they were worth putting down on virtual paper. This is my area of passion.

How to MOOC: Meaningful Assessment Through Real-World Problem Solving

Your Training Edge

This article focuses on a topic that has historically been an albatross around the neck of training and development: assessment. A recent Forbes article identified the top 10 skills that organizations are looking for in new employees.

Practice Makes Perfect in Virtual World

Kapp Notes

Public health officials from the California Department of Health Services have created a massive online virtual training program. Virtual patients flowed through the clinic, while staff members role played. The program can be adjusted to simulate different numbers of patients. He said he believes the project was a success because they made the virtual environment look reasonably like the real thing.

How to Link Your Training Programs to Your Business Goals

ProProfs

To survive in the rapidly evolving world, upskilling your employees has to be a part-and-parcel of your business strategies. Usually, the goal of an employee training program is to enhance the skills, knowledge, and productivity of employees.

How to MOOC: Meaningful Assessment Through Real-World Problem Solving

Your Training Edge

This article focuses on a topic that has historically been an albatross around the neck of training and development: assessment. As Cathy Sandeen wrote in the May 2013 issue of Research and Practice in Assessment , “within the MOOC world, assessment is a central feature of design from the very beginning. A recent Forbes article identified the top 10 skills that organizations are looking for in new employees.

How to Build and Execute an Effective Coaching Program

KnowledgeAnywhere

Adding coaching into your current training and development program can have many benefits. This article will outline: How coaching increases the effectiveness of online training. How to build an effective coaching program. How to Build an Effective Coaching Program.

How to Make Interactive Training Program for Retail Employees

Kitaboo

And what about training program for retail employees? And that is why one needs interactive training programs. In this blog we will focus on ways to make interactive training programs for retail employees. Motivates them to pursue and complete the training program.

11 Mind Blowing Uses Of Virtual Reality In Enterprise L&D And HR

Learnbrite

Virtual reality in enterprise training & the gamification of elearning instructional design are hot topics as the millennial crowd begins to take over the workforce. But what exactly is Virtual Reality good for?

Anders Gronstedt Discusses How to Lead Learning Sessions in Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

The other day, I was speaking with virtual world learning expert Anders Gronstedt about teaching in a 3D virtual immersive environment. For those of you who don’t know, Anders Gronstedt (anders@gronstedtgroup.com) is president of the Gronstedt Group , which custom develops immersive learning programs for Fortune 500 clients, and host of “Train for Success,” a weekly Second Life speaking series that has been ongoing for several years.

Virtual Jeans=Real Jeans

Kapp Notes

The only place the factory exists is in a virtual, three-dimensional world known as Second Life. The virtual factory creates real-world products using Second Life to design and customize the jeans. Or this article about it in the New York Times. In the future this.

Is Virtual Reality Training in Your Future?

SweetRush

Virtual Reality Training Offers New Ways to Replicate the Learner’s Work Environment. Oculus VR is the Kickstarter-funded company that is developing Oculus Rift, the virtual reality (VR) headset that will change video gaming forever. Enter virtual reality training.

To Optimize Onboarding Results, Wrap Your Program in Performance Milestones

Allego

In an earlier article, we examined The Top 5 Onboarding Blunders and how to avoid them. But it’s just as important to start ensuring that your training delivers real-world results. They wrap around your program, protecting it from guesswork, errors and confusion.

Boosting Learner Retention With VR

Brella

The training world realizes this challenge, which is why we’re seeing more uses for virtual reality in the workplace. Is a virtual reality simulation or 360° interactive training really a better option?

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. Program Design (11).

LearnBrite and Microsoft: A Match Made in Virtual Reality Training Heaven

Learnbrite

More and more companies are turning to collaborative Virtual Reality (VR) training and education environments, while early adopters are already seeing impressive results. It works hand-in-hand with Microsoft’s leading technology to offer the world’s most accessible experiential learning.

100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. There are some very interesting changes going on in the world of e-learning that seem to have crept up on practitioners. eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 Innovate: Moving from Theory to Real-World Experiences in an e-Learning Community 15. eLearn: Feature Article E-learning 2.0

Can Games Transform the World? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Can Games Transform the World? It turns out that the mechanics of videogames can transform the world—making even the most arduous tasks pleasant and rewarding.

7 Tips To Create An Effective Online Training Certification Program

LearnUpon

In this article, I’ll share 7 tips for creating an effective online training certification program for your corporate learners. Creating An Effective Online Training Certification Program: 7 Useful Tips For eLearning Professionals.

Brella to Sponsor Training Magazine’s 40th Annual 2017 Conference

Brella

Brella Co-founder Mark Mallchok will host a special session exploring the power of first-person narratives in creating engaging digital training programs. and a Technology Test Kitchen, where leading experts will demonstrate the best ways to incorporate tech tools into training programs.

Virtual Reality – The Reality is that VR is not ready for real time learning (at least not yet)

eLearning 24-7

Virtual Reality. Creating an immersion experience in a virtual environment. Virtual Reality. The Explorer program was shelved in early 2015 and Glass was seen as a “ long-term ” project according to Eric Schmidt in a recent article in the Wall Street Journal. (it Just as I see it moving from the within the app experience to the whole new world of doing many items just by using your eyes – open a web browser, search for courses, etc.

9 Strategies to Make Your Peer Learning Program Thrive

CLO Magazine

If you’re sponsoring or developing a peer learning program, you know that professional communities of practice are a cost-effective way to leverage the collective wisdom and experience of a group of leaders with similar roles, challenges or interest areas. What’s going on in their world?

Examples of Using Virtual 3D Spaces for Learning

Kapp Notes

Here are some interesting examples of using virtual worlds for learning, manufacturing and business: In the manufacturing arena, the level of complexity of today’s assembly lines cannot be accomplished with two-dimensional visualization. A virtual 3D world is needed to make sure all of the manufacturing equipment and human employees work together flawlessly. The use of a 3D world can lead to significant savings. Read the article here.

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Future of Virtual 3D Environments for Learning

Tony Karrer

Do you think these have a great future in the world of learning for adults?" There was a great recent article (found via Gary Woodill ) - Where Have All the Avatars Gone? The basic point of the article is that despite not hearing as much about Second Life and other virtual worlds, a lot is happening where you can’t see it. My belief is that true 3D virtual worlds like Second Life will remain a bit more of a niche.

Recommended Research: Constructivism & Learning Technology

Adobe Captivate

Last week, we had an awesome virtual class on how to implement an effective gamification strategy within a corporate learning environment! I’ve been reading a lot of articles recently that relate to constructivism, and some of our attendees were interested in receiving a list of those resources. The next blog posts will probably be devoted to virtual and augmented reality resources. (If I will also post my own summaries of select articles over the next few weeks.

How To Use Microlearning To Keep Your Company On Track In A Globalized World

Ed App

Globalization has increased interaction among organizations worldwide, and integrated organizations from the farthest corners of the world. In fact, globally trending digital learning strategies like microlearning can help these companies keep on track in this globalized world, provided the organization implements the latest contemporary microlearning technology and trends prevalent in the world. Microlearning And AR/VR (Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality).

What Virtual Assistants Can Do For Course Creators with Expert VA Trainer Kathy Goughenour

LifterLMS

We dive into what virtual assistants can do for course creators with expert VA trainer Kathy Goughenour in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. So around 2001 she quit her job and started working as a virtual assistant for real estate agents.

How To Implement Spaced Learning Into Your Training Program

KnowledgeAnywhere

Here are the four way to implement spaced learning into your training program: Combine spaced learning with microlearning. Include interactive methods and real world simulations. How to Implement Spaced Learning Into Your Training Program.

VR is the Future of Training

Brella

Just like we were promised personal jetpacks and flying cars, virtual reality (VR) has long been teased as an inevitable part of our future (we’re looking at you, Back to the Future Part II! ). In 2015, Google introduced Expeditions, a program for providing VR experiences to school classrooms.

2018: This Year in Learning– 109 Curated L&D Articles from 2018

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.Did you have a favorite L&D post from 2017? Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect.

2018 in the Rearview Mirror

Litmos

The Smartphone/Google/Netflix universe we live in has finally seeped into the world of enterprise learning. I’ve been watching the fits and starts of virtual reality for three decades. We perceive time subjectively.