Marketing Your Association to Millennials: Make it Social

Association eLearning

Years ago, while interning for a social media marketer, I was taught the value of social media to engage and attract business. Yet associations and organizations are slow to capitalize on these advertising venues assuming them to be unprofessional and lacking in their target audiences.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

That was the goal when the DirectEmployers Association (DE) envisioned its new learning portal, DE Academy. Q&A HIGHLIGHTS: Tell us about the DirectEmployers Association. We know it can be difficult for busy professionals to find large chunks of time.

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Setting up your Association’s eLearning

Association eLearning

If you’ve been tasked with implementing your association’s eLearning what are you going to do to make sure you don’t end up some place else? Here is my perspective on setting up your association’s eLearning: Assemble Your Assets Team.

Transform Learning into Profits for Your Association

Association eLearning

It’s a new year and a new opportunity to explore other means of non-dues revenue for your association. For years, associations have relied on annual sponsorships, conference and meeting fees and internet advertising to generate cash and offset higher operating costs.

State of the Front-Line Manager

BUSINESS • • • • • •. •. •. What’s the business case for focusing on front-line. In most organizations, the person. The Associated for Talent. v “Bersin & Associates Report.” xi “The Return of the Manager: This Time It’s Personal.” State of the.

Tips for Marketing (Online Courses) To Your Association Members  

Web Courseworks

Associations and nonprofits share a marketing dilemma unlike traditional for-profit businesses. The target market and demographics for a business are centered around prospective clients and existing clients. Tips for Marketing to Association Members.

Association Learning Systems: Why and How to Invest in a Specialized LMS

Talented Learning

Way back in 1953, when the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) first reported industry financial benchmarks, membership dues represented a whopping 96% of the typical organization’s revenues. These findings support what smart associations already recognize.

How Can Associations Distribute e-Reports Effectively?

Kitaboo

Non-profit organizations and associations have to create quarterly or annual reports that tells the members about all the work that they have undertaken, the expenses incurred the funds as well received. Social media is seen as a powerful medium to increase one’s business propositions.

Digitec Publishes Association LMS Selection White Paper

Association eLearning

To help make sense of it all, Digitec has released its new industry white paper, 8 Steps to Selecting an Association LMS. Download 8 Steps to Selecting Your Association LMS. Personal vice: Using "too many" quotes and exclamation marks!

Is training personalization feasible in corporate learning?

eFront

We live in a world where everything personalized sells. It seems that almost all facets of human life are getting more and more personalized. Even education is being revolutionized through personalized learning! What is personalized learning? On A Personal Note.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

critical skills needed to achieve a specific business. design a curriculum solution that: • has a clear goal tied to a well- articulated business problem, • meets the needs of your target. of addressing a business need. to solve the business problems that need solving.

Digitec Produces eLearning for the International Sign Association

Association eLearning

Associations are moving to eLearning every day, but with limited resources, it can be a challenge to produce quality online courses. ” Could your association use some guidance and expertise in its eLearning “road map”?

Podcast 9: Association LMS Trends – With Linda Bowers of WBT Systems

Talented Learning

EPISODE 9 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: Associations everywhere are reinventing the way they engage and educate their members, thanks to ecommerce and LMS advances that help them drive new revenue streams from these strategies. Now they’re also selling content in bulk to businesses.

NSGC Medical Association Goes Live with LMS

Association eLearning

Digitec integrated Knowledge Direct with NSGC’s association management system, iMIS, to allow single sign-on authentication for members to seamlessly move between the learning portal and the association website. Personal vice: Using "too many" quotes and exclamation marks!

ROI Calculator for Association eLearning Now Available

Association eLearning

Many associations have discovered that eLearning is a valuable member benefit and a more efficient and flexible way for members to learn on their schedule. But before an association commits to producing and marketing an eLearning course, it’s important to explore the business case and potential return-on-investment. Associations should ask these questions: •Is there a market for the course? Is the eLearning cost-effective for your association?

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. learning on business outcomes.

Association Learning: Does your Story Inspire Members?

WBT Systems

Sometimes it’s nice to take a step back from all the news, busy work days, our hectic social and family lives and take some time to reflect, refocus, and refresh. This week, however, we want to inspire you to reflect on the story your association education programs tell your members.

Florida Association of Realtors Joins Digitec’s LMS Family

Association eLearning

Florida Association of Realtors, the largest trade association in the state with more than 115,000 members, is the latest membership organization to adopt Digitec’s Knowledge Direct® learning management system (LMS). The association switched to Knowledge Direct from an in-house Moodle-based solution to take advantage of Knowledge Direct’s ease-of-use, built-in authoring tool, robust reporting and seamless integration with iMIS.

Challenges and Opportunities for Association Education Programs

WBT Systems

In this post, we have collected some articles that we think will be interesting for associations, and that touch on some of the challenges and opportunities for association education programs today. Six Issues Associations Are Having Difficulty Responding To.

Education and Marketing – Why the Two Must Team for Success in eLearning

Association eLearning

Even in a small association there is generally someone responsible for marketing and another person in charge of education and professional development. Because it’s not clear whose job it is to market the association’s eLearning education.

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Bridge the Skills-Gap with Competency Based Learning

Association eLearning

Dear Associations, I am trying to get into a skilled labor position at company X. Dear Associations, Help! Associations, the letters above represent your prospective members, and what they want is a career. I could have joined an association to get better.

Digitec Blog Post Named to Association Universe’s Daily Best

Association eLearning

Digitec, reported on the skills gap problem facing industries and what associations can do to help solve the problem. “Can Associations Bridge the Skills-gap for Their Members” even made it on Association Universe’s Daily Best list. In the post, Jack shares a compelling new continung education model in which associations help members identify, then fill, skill-gaps. Personal vice: Using "too many" quotes and exclamation marks!

Personalized Learning Strategies: The Philosophy, Execution, and Pitfalls to avoid

eFront

There’s no doubt that personalized experiences, from web browsing to in-store shopping, and even dining out, make for better outcomes. In the corporate world, however, because of the tendency for homogenization and standardization, the personalized learning model isn’t well adopted.

Social Learning for Associations: What to Expect in a Modern LMS

Talented Learning

It is essential for any association learning management system (LMS). As LMS consultants , we’ve helped many different types of associations define their learning technology requirements. Almost always, we find association leaders who are unsure about precisely where social functionality should fit into their learning strategies, and which social features are best for their members’ needs. Public social media vs. private association social learning?

Attractive UI & Personalized UX – User Features That Remain A Top Priority For Modern LMSs

G-Cube

” UX is not merely usability, but is directly associated with an individual’s satisfaction based on factors such as system, learner and purpose. A person being visually able to decipher what they are seeing and what they need to do.

Top 3 Questions to Ask Before Choosing eLearning for Your Association

Association eLearning

For years, associations have played a critical role in addressing the skills gap problem by providing professional and continuing education for their members. In the past, highly-specialized, industry education was provided through association annual meetings and educational sessions.

Netflixing in E-learning: The New Buzz to Deliver a Personalized Training Experience

G-Cube

Today, modern workforce demands interactive platforms such as Netflix for a more personalized learning experience. You might think how Netflix- a popular streaming TV network can be associated with e-learning platforms.

How to Deliver Truly Personalized Learning

Leo Learning

Personalized learning has become a bit of a buzzword in L&D, but with the right approach, it can deliver learning that is truly tailored to your learners’ needs. What Is Personalized Learning (Really)? How to Deliver Truly Effective Personalized Learning.

Looking for Business Ethics Training? Look No Further.

eLearning Brothers

According to the Aveta Business Institute, “It is important that set ethical standards be made part and parcel of the companies’ culture and included in all dealings associated with the business.”. Define Business Ethics. Define Your Personal Code of Ethics.

Why Is Personalized Learning Key to Language Learning?

Learnlight

This makes it extra important for the content and activities in corporate language courses to be personalized learning which is tailored to the individual. Once we accept that millennials prefer personalized learning, we still need to ask: is this an effective way to learn a language? .

Digitec Partners with Association Management System Provider, TMA Resources

Association eLearning

Digitec has joined TMA Resources’ Partner Advantage Program, which brings member-based organizations best-of-breed solutions that integrate with the popular association management system, Personify. As a Solution Partner, Digitec provides an off-the-shelf integration with the Personify platform for single sign-on, secure data transfer and eCommerce for TMA Resources’ association and non-profit clients. Personal vice: Using "too many" quotes and exclamation marks!

ASAE Annual 2014: An Interview with Kylee Coffman

Association eLearning

Kylee is an association leader who is passionate about building member communities, user experience, content strategy, mobile, and the impact of emerging technologies on business. Kylee Coffman: Seeing so many association friends and having a good time at the receptions!

Turn sales associates into brand champions

Zunos

Once your product hits the store shelf, you start playing the trust game, where you trust the front line sales associates will do their best to represent your products and your brand to the customer. They’re all being represented by the same associates who often lack the knowledge and motivation to sell your brand over another. Brand advocates are informed, trained and motivated associates. Social media is too busy.

2015 Year End Review

Association eLearning

At Digitec Interactive we’ve been busy forming new partnerships, enhancing our technology, offering new solutions, and winning awards. What new trends will be important to association leaders? What a year it’s been!

Online Courses Are Golden: Can an LMS Help Your Business Cash In?

Talented Learning

And if you already offer online courses, you’re probably looking for ways to expand this line of business. In terms of technical sophistication, the simplest form of LMS support for online training involves selling courses directly to learners (also known as Business-to-Consumer or B2C).

Ideal Job Roles for Digitals – The Person-Technology Fit

Your Training Edge

Digitals find it easier to conduct business from possibly anywhere. These professionals include accountants, engineers, doctors, IT professionals, consultants and others, practically doing business as they are on the go. If not employed, people from the same digital generation tend to make associations with these social media sites, for instance, website owners who tend to encourage marketing and advertising through social media channels.

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Digitec Begins LMS Integration with Personify Association Management System

Association eLearning

Digitec has begun building a bridge to integrate its Knowledge Direct learning management system with TMA Resource’s Personify association management system. Her outgoing personality and fascination with cake means she is always planning someone''s birthday around the office. When she is not counting down to "cake time", Amy is busy meeting with folks at national conferences and sharing her love for eLearning.