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.

The MMO-LMS: The close association of Games and Learning

G-Cube

Player usage statistics for EVE Online (2013-14). We need to adopt the “most effective” aspects of MMOGs and apply them to the core learning environment.

Use Annotation and Association to Tell Your Impact Story

Performitiv

A great way to do this is through annotation and association of learning to outcomes or competencies. Association is trending the outcome data before, during and after a learning experience. Please note this is not a causal relationship as that would be a highly statistical exercise.

Associations Can Drive Membership Value Using an LMS!

ePath Learning

Associations today face more challenges and demands than ever before to deliver real value to their membership base. Professional development and education are aspects of an association’s mission that can have positive effects on an association’s value proposition.

State of the Front-Line Manager

effective manager. IMPACT OF HAVING AN EFFECTIVE. be effective? Habits of Highly Effective Managers.”ii. effective front-line manager, in order of. To create effective front-line. effective front-line managers create. The Associated for Talent.

Moodle 3.6: Improved Moodle Quiz Statistics and Reporting

eThink Education

The latest updates to the Quiz Statistics Report in Moodle 3.6 specifically focus on the response statistics of randomized questions. Essentially, this created much confusion and difficulty in simply viewing randomized question analytics directly from the statistics reports page.

How Effective Onboarding and Employee Enablement Combat Today’s Hiring Challenges

Inkling

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the 4.3 Most companies are in a continuous cycle on onboarding new employees and struggling to understand what effective onboarding looks like. Here are a few startling statistics: Once trained, critical job information isn’t easily available. Thankfully, there’s good news: Gallup reports that engaged employees are associated with 22% higher profitability, 21% higher productivity, and 65% lower turnover rates.

Effective Learning – Musings from the UnConference

Learning Cafe

This blog post is a summary of the “ Effective Learning ” stream of the Learning Cafe UnConference which was led by Bob Spence. Bob argued that the accountability for learning effectiveness does not rest with the learning and development function solely. Effective Learnin

Moving from Classroom Training to Virtual Training: Here’s How

Association eLearning

In 2015, less than half (49%) of all learning was instructor-led in a classroom without a virtual learning component, marking a steady decline over the course of seven years according to the Association of Talent Development.

How To Increase The Effectiveness Of Your Mobile Learning Strategy

EI Design

I will outline two approaches that you can use to increase the effectiveness of your mobile learning strategy. Increasing The Effectiveness Of Your Mobile Learning Strategy. It can also be used effectively to foster a collaborative or social learning.

The Evolving Role of E-Learning in Corporate Training

Learnnovators

THE JOURNEY: After publishing our post ‘ E-Learning Forecasts & Trends for 2014 ’ a couple of months ago, we received a thought-provoking question from one of our readers, “How is e-learning faring in corporate trainings around the world with respect to ‘effectiveness’?”

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It’s Showtime! How to Enhance Conference Learning With Online Video

Talented Learning

Consider these statistics: Online video consumption will represent more than 80% of all internet traffic by the end of this year. So how exactly can this work for associations hoping to enhance and extend conference learning? Learn from association professionals who are leading the way!

ASAE Tech Conference 2014: A Recap

Web Courseworks

This was my first time attending this annual event, and I was curious to see if the organizers would be able to focus on technology that pertained to associations, or whether it would be ‘just another technology conference.’ Massive LMSs are generating some stunning statistics.

Podcasting: Is It Right For Your Content Mix?

Talented Learning

Well, podcast adoption statistics are impressive by any measure. And if you take time to feature guests who are experts in your field, you’ll gain even more credibility, by association.

Why Mixing It Up With Employees Makes Trench Instructors More Effective

Mindflash

Meetings became more effective. Now, we’re talking about actual, real-life events, statistics, and measurements to help guide our learning. Jay is a member of SHRM, ASTD, the National Speakers Association and the Florida Speakers Association.

EthosCE Analytics Spotlight: New Data Visualization

EthosCE

Data Visualization: The Easiest Way to Go from Statistics to Strategy. That means that as you implement changes in your educational strategy, you will be able to see the impact on learner performance as it occurs, with a view to the effect of past decisions on aggregate learner performances.

3 Ways to Show Your Organization How Valuable You Really Are

EthosCE

From course completion statistics to learner assessment data, having a clear portrait of the success (or failings) of your CME courses is key to the future success of your program. We’ve helped many associations and universities make the switch to our easy-to-use LMS.

A Look Back At DevLearn 2016 – Some Session Takeaways

LearnUpon

Some of the key takeaways for me were: Every time you tell a story, be it a magician on stage or an instructional designer developing an eLearning course, you select what you want to say, but because you are unlikely to tell everything that happened you are effectively telling a lie.

Time Management as an Appropriate Part of Coping With Stress

Your Training Edge

In turn, according to the American Psychological Association, stress is a physical, mental, or emotional strain that is caused by such factors as the future of the country, work, and money. Time Management is an Effective Possibility to Allocate Time for the Rest.

How to Increase Employee Engagement Using an LMS

DigitalChalk eLearning

Based on the latest report by Software Advice , we’ve rounded up a few key statistics on employee engagement and how to increase it in the workplace. Learning management systems have an image problem from being associated with the drudgery of onboarding and compliance training. Mobile access turned out to have less of an effect on engagement. Online Training Software Effective eLearning Learning Environment

Microlearning: Deliver Continual Learning Experience to Generate Bigger Returns from Shorter Bites

G-Cube

Most of the times, managers and trainers deal with an issue to measure the effectiveness of continual workplace learning. Various types of statistical tools are used to track learners’ progress and impart them with seamless support at the workplace.

Learning Measurement: Don’t Over Promise and Under Deliver!

Performitiv

A constructive conversation is about reasonable data that may show how learning was associated to the results versus how the learning caused the results. These are very different statements the latter is much harder to argue without significant statistical data.

Moving from Classroom Training to Virtual Training: Here’s How

Association eLearning

In 2015, less than half (49%) of all learning was instructor-led in a classroom without a virtual learning component, marking a steady decline over the course of seven years according to the Association of Talent Development.

Top 6 Types of Content and Perks to Offer Your Members

Blue Sky eLearn

Supporters, members, and donors are the lifeblood of your organization or association. Slipping engagement statistics can be a serious warning sign for your organization! For instance, your association’s podcast channel could share audio versions of: Your most recent webinar.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. YouTube Statistics. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning.

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Can an LMS Increase Mindfulness in the Workplace?

TOPYX LMS

Problems at work are more strongly associated with health complaints than are any other life stressor-more so than even financial problems or family problems.”. Despite these sobering statistics, there is hope for stressed employees.

How to get everyone to write like Ernest Hemingway

Making Change

But if we use readability statistics to quantify style, it’s easier to guide writers. But changing your style to get a higher score can also have a profound effect on how the reader feels about you. Grade-level statistics have too much baggage.

Benefits of gamification in training

Paradiso

To provide some statistics, around 75% of the digitally-aware people are gamers. If there are visuals/images/infographics associated with plain text or an oral presentation, the retention percentage increases to 30%, providing another reason to gamify your eLearning courses.

6 Ways to Powerfully Engage and Educate Millennials with Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Well, statistically speaking, the millennials represent 25 percent of the total workforce in the US, and the numbers are rising steadily with each passing year. It would be more effective if the training program could be optimized for mobile.

Good Evaluation Facilitates Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

training, coaching) and organizations has more to do with facilitating learning than it does with statistics. Kylie Hutchinson writes about this issue in her post on the American Evaluation Association blog, AEA365. She quotes this definition of “facilitator” that appears in the book, Facilitator’s Guide to Participatory Decision-Making : …an individual who enables groups and organizations to work more effectively; to collaborate and achieve synergy.

Everything You Should Know About Agile eLearning Before Investing

Your Training Edge

The greatest difference between agile eLearning and other processes of eLearning development is that it is comprised of inputs from numerous stakeholders such as trainers and learners, and is regularly associated with delivery of usable results.

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How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. YouTube Statistics. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning.

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How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

addition to an LMS or eLearning system, organizations may incur costs associated with replacing old technology with new (for example, replacing outdated computers, devices, and networking systems). This can have a sizeable effect on an ROI. eLearning promotes effective training.

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Employee Engagement: Gotta catch ’em all

mLevel

A further surprise in the mobile app’s arsenal of record breaking statistics is its ability to transcend age. It tells us that the strategic execution of gamification is effective in dramatically influencing human behavior. It’s 10:00pm on a Tuesday night.

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Avoiding a Product Launch Failure: How Modern Learning Reduces the 3 Biggest Risks

Allego

If you find those statistics surprising, you’re probably not a veteran of these industries. From escalating competition and shrinking product-launch windows to diminished training budgets, the risks and challenges associated with new product launches continue to increase.