Software for Associations | 15 Platforms to Consider

Web Courseworks

Your association is responsible for creating engagement opportunities—from continuing education courses to conferences and events—to help your members grow in their careers and meet like-minded professionals in related fields. Association Management System (AMS) Software for Associations.

Marketing Your Association to Millennials: Make it Social

Association eLearning

Yet associations and organizations are slow to capitalize on these advertising venues assuming them to be unprofessional and lacking in their target audiences. So here are the facts, if you want to market your association to millennials, make it social.

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How Can Associations Improve Member Education? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

In this environment, you’d think associations would be bursting at the seams with participants in member education programs. However, only 53% relied on their association for those educational experiences. How can associations reverse this trend?

The Future of Streaming – Get Ahead of the Curve

Abila

Since Flash was now a potential security threat, the tech-wizards also deduced RTMP streaming protocol – the way video is carried from one place to another – also needed to go. Today’s protocol of choice is HTTP Live Streaming (HLS). Video streaming is no exception.

LMS for Nursing Associations

Association eLearning

State associations around the country are scrambling to coordinate seminars and workshops to educate nursing professionals on everything from nursing fundamentals to handling psychiatric emergencies.

Associations: Should You Move to a New LMS for Continuing Education?

Talented Learning

For example, consider the association segment of the LMS industry. Only a few years ago I was writing about how smart associations were adopting LMS technology as a foundation for continuing education programs. The Modern Association LMS: Why Here And Now?

Managing Learning at your Association Annual Conference

WBT Systems

All of these different types of training have varying costs and levels of accessibility for members to attend, yet the most infrequently offered and (usually) most expensive to attend, the association annual conference remains perennially popular among members.

LMS for Marketing Associations

Association eLearning

State associations and education providers around the country are scrambling to coordinate seminars and workshops to educate marketing professionals on everything from social media to advertising and public relations. Recently, marketing and public relations associations have discovered the advantages of offering CE, professional development and core knowledge courses online. We understand the unique needs of marketing and public relations associations.

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?

Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

“ The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm ”, a recently published whitepaper, outlines the potential for Associations to lead a much needed change in the current education industry. But they ask – are associations ready to lead this change?

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? What are the basic elements an LMS for Associations must have to deliver effective, engaging member education and certification programs, while also simplifying the delivery of learning for administrators?

LMS for Real Estate Associations and Schools

Association eLearning

State associations and education providers around the country are scrambling to coordinate seminars and workshops to educate real estate professionals on everything from fair housing laws to real estate taxation. We understand the unique needs of real estate associations and schools.

LMS for Real Estate Associations and Schools

Association eLearning

State associations and education providers around the country are scrambling to coordinate seminars and workshops to educate real estate professionals on everything from fair housing laws to real estate taxation. We understand the unique needs of real estate associations and schools.

How to Create a Culture of Learning at Your Association

WBT Systems

Tyler Palmer believes his colleagues at Patreon must “evolve and adapt to a never-ending stream of new problems to solve.” How Does a Culture of Learning Help an Association? If you want to prepare your association for the future, you need lifelong learners to take you there—that’s the only way to stay competitive and agile enough to solve today’s problems and face tomorrow’s unknown challenges. How Does an Association Create a Culture of Learning?

Video streaming brings events to a much wider audience

Clive on Learning

But much more noteworthy was the virtual attendance of thousands of additional interested parties courtesy of the video streaming facility which the organisers provided. The eLearning Network (eLN), which I currently chair, runs five one day face-to-face events a year, each of which takes a great deal of organising, for the benefit of a comparatively small audience. In the case of the eLN, it is the cost of providing the video streaming. Tags: streaming media

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Continuing Education Systems

Talented Learning

Specifically, today we focus on top learning and certification solutions used by trade and professional associations , mission-driven non-profits, commercial training providers, trade schools and subject matter experts.

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Associations Have the Advantage in the Digital Badges Market

WBT Systems

Colleges and universities can’t adapt their curricula fast enough to meet the demand for new skills—but associations can. Associations are well-positioned to take advantage of the increased employer and learner interest in competency-based learning. WBT System’s Erin Pavane is presenting a session on digital badges next week at ORGPRO , the Michigan Society of Association Executives’ education and networking convention for professionals in the not-for-profit industry.

How Learning Can Be Upgraded In This Digital Age

Your Training Edge

They can attend a lecture together through online streaming. Computer networking:- This is a good step for the teachers to control the whole class from one monitor computer. With the rapid advancement of technology, nothing is more important than digitization.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

While these apps aren’t components of the enterprise’s intranet proper, they’re accessible from there and thus form part of the network. This is typically associated with an increasing ease of use, which in turn encourages an increasing number of content producers.

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Here a Hashtag, There a Hashtag, Everywhere a Hashtag

Learning Rebels

There are 2 questions generally associated with hashtags. By using hashtags you can keep an eye on developments, and building networks of influence or support. Click on the hashtag and finds loads of information and conversations from the chat stream.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

While these apps aren’t components of the enterprise’s intranet proper, they’re accessible from there and thus form part of the network. This is typically associated with an increasing ease of use, which in turn encourages an increasing number of content producers.

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On Trend for 2018: Learning and Flexibility

CLO Magazine

Udemy’s report indicated that the top four subjects that surged most in popularity this year were project management, Apache Kafka, Kotlin and neural networks (also known as deep learning). Apache Kafka is an engine that creates powerful data pipelines and streaming apps.

How to Continue the Conference Learning Experience

WBT Systems

Conferences consume a great deal of your association’s time and financial resources. Should they take such a primary place in your association’s educational offerings? In most associations, only a small percentage of members attend conferences. Differentiate your association’s conferences from competing events by developing a post-conference learning plan. You can attract the attention and interest of larger audiences with live-streamed events.

Survey Says… Online Education’s Role in Membership Marketing

WBT Systems

Associations—a big group of human egos—are no different which is why membership benchmark survey reports are so popular. Associations want to know how their membership recruitment, retention, and marketing tactics compare to others so they can improve member growth and engagement. Every summer, the association community looks forward to the release of the Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report from Marketing General Incorporated (MGI). The state of association membership.

Help Millennials Get Jobs: Offer Online Learning & Career Resources

WBT Systems

Every association wants to recruit millennial members, but the cost of membership may exceed a millennial’s budget. Although they’re the biggest generation in the workforce, millennials make up only 19 percent of association members, per MGI. Millennials are putting membership off—a big loss for them and for associations. If you help them find a job, your association becomes a life-changer. How to prepare for a networking event. Network-building.

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ASAE TECH Preview- December 15 and 16th

Web Courseworks

The association of association executives, ASAE, (American Society of Association Executives) holds a technology conference each year in December. Full disclaimer, the company I run, Web Courseworks, sells CourseStage, an educational platform designed to enhance and support association professional development. I have attended about half of the total conferences held and I am excited that this year is its 10th anniversary.

Revisiting personal learning

Clark Quinn

So here’s a mindmap of personal learning, and the associated thinking. First is ‘info flows’ This is setting up the streams you will monitor. And, of course, you can ask, using your network, or Quora, or in any social media platform like LinkedIn or Facebook.

Meeting the Needs of Multimodal Learners

Abila

Fifty-one percent of members surveyed report they joined their current organizations for benefits like continuing education and networking. Given this shift, it’s important for associations to examine whether their offerings and services are matching what is most valued by members.

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

G-Cube

You might think how Netflix- a popular streaming TV network can be associated with e-learning platforms. It is not a surprise how training methods have changed over the years; from conventional classrooms to Game-based Learning, Augmented Reality (AR), Adaptive Learning and more.

What If The Internet Was Completely Video?

Grovo

According to an estimate by the Cisco Visual Networking Index, 80% of the Internet’s total worldwide traffic will be video by 2019. It’s already around 65% of the web’s total bandwidth today, mostly as streaming entertainment content. We associate it with leisure, even laziness.

Digital Video: 10 Ways to Experience Modern Learning Live and On-Demand

Talented Learning

But now video-centered training is going mainstream, thanks to the rise of modern cloud-based learning platforms , high-speed wireless networks, connected mobile devices, social media channels and live video streaming standards like WebRTC.

Can’t be at the ATD ICE 2016 Conference? Join Virtually

Learning Rebels

So ATD ICE 2016 (Association for Talent Development International Conference and Expo) is upon us. open up a dedicated stream on hootesuite or tweetdeck just for them and then open one for #ATD201 6 and you will get all sorts of great information. Anticipation! ATD ICE 2016 Conference!

Tune in Live: The Role of Sketching in Interaction Design

TechSmith Camtasia

Tonight the IXDA Lansing (Interaction Design Association's global professional network) group is hosting a meeting at TechSmith. You might need to refresh this post at 6:00pm if you don't see the live stream right away.

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The Promise Of 3D Learning

Upside Learning

In addition to the cost of the system software, there are a number of associated costs – hardware, training, maintenance, etc. Networks/Bandwidth – When 3D started out, the biggest constraints faced were around the hardware and networks required to deliver a reasonable 3D experience.

Getting Models

Clark Quinn

And then, even if you know you want to do better, you still need some associated skills. Say you’re wrestling with a list of things, like attacks on networks, or impacts on blood pressure. For instance, in attacks on networks, it seems that the inherent structure of the network provides an overarching framework for vulnerabilities. Networks can be attacked digitally through password cracking or software vulnerabilities.