New Association LMS Selection White Paper Available

Association eLearning

As a follow up to our recent webinar with association eLearning experts, Celisa Steele and Jeff Cobb with Tagoras , we’ve published a new white paper for associations beginning or in the midst of selecting a new learning management system (LMS) for their online membership education programs. Download it now for free and feel free to share the great tips it includes with other association professionals. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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. Whether you’re just getting started, or have narrowed down your list to a select few, the white paper offers a few practical suggestions on how to simplify the process of selecting your new LMS. Download 8 Steps to Selecting Your Association LMS. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. Managing the Complexity of Forming an Online Networking Community: 14. re a new brEEd Still new on campus, social software tools can support students and staff beyond the classroom, reaching around the world for learning and communication 17. We Learning, Part II Second part of an interesting article - We Learning: Social Software and E-Learning, Part II.

Are You Asking the Right Questions at Your Association?

Association eLearning

Both are well known veterans to the association industry. They have extensive knowledge and experience on what it means to look at big data in order to make association decisions. The most common false positive we hear in the association world arises from the question, “How do we get more members?” It’s tempting to focus on membership count to the exclusion of what’s really important: your association’s mission. Share this on Facebook.

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. But due to increased travel costs, many associations are seeing lower attendance at their annual meetings. Of your association members and potential members, how large is the possible market?

Digital Future Of Consumer Goods Industry Using Online LMS

G-Cube

Digitization has led to huge transformations across multiple business aspects, offering unrivaled opportunities for value creation, while representing major risk associated with it. They have started shopping online, downloading books or movies when commuting and sharing purchasing ideas with others on social media platforms. Today, less use of paper and shifting towards online sources has become essential to make products environmental-friendly. Social media platform.

How to Select Your Association LMS

Association eLearning

In this recorded webinar, Digitec Interactive’s President and Creative Director , Jack McGrath, and association eLearning experts, Jeff Cobb and Celisa Steele from Tagoras discuss the proven process they have developed to help associations select the right learning management system (LMS) for their association. We also invite you to download our free industry white paper, 8 Steps to Selecting your Association LMS. Share this on Facebook.

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

Years ago a start-up commissioned me to write a white paper that would help put them on the map. I wrote the paper that follows. The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. This paper addresses how organizations, particularly business organizations, can get more done. Learning is social. Corporate learning lags the knowledge age and its associated technology. IBM white paper by Rob Cross. Networking.

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?

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. Share this on Facebook.

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. The post spread like wildfire and was shared dozens of times across social media platforms. “Can Associations Bridge the Skills-gap for Their Members” even made it on Association Universe’s Daily Best list. The model also provides the association with ongoing member value and opportunities for non-dues revenue generation.

6 Steps to Printing Money at Your Association with eLearning

Association eLearning

In this recorded webinar, Tom Morrison, CEO at the Metal Treating Institute (MTI) and Jack McGrath, President and Creative Director at Digitec Interactive come together to share the secret to “printing money” at your association with eLearning. Their innovative approach to online education for associations outlines a 6-step process to creating successful education programs, designed to maximize member satisfaction and generate cash for the association.

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. The International Sign Association (ISA) has overcome this challenge by partnering with Digitec on a cost-effective solution to create custom eLearning courses for its members, who are manufacturers, users and suppliers of on-premise signs and other visual communications systems. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

NSGC Medical Association Goes Live with LMS

Association eLearning

NSGC promotes the professional interests of genetic counselors and provides a network for professional communication and continuing medical education (CME). 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. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

Digitec Welcomes Knowledge Direct LMS Partner Indiana Association of REALTORS®

Association eLearning

The Indiana Association of REALTORS® has officially joined the Knowledge Direct family with the implementation of the association’s new online learning portal for member professional development and continuing education. Knowledge Direct will also support a new certification program offered by the association through their online university, Real Estate Certification Programs, Inc. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

Join Us on LinkedIn

Performitiv

If you are, please join the Performitiv LinkedIn site. Performitiv posts weekly messages on LinkedIn that provides creative insights about learning measurement. Topics such as learning impact, annotation and association, informal learning, micro-learning and ROI are some topics we’ve written about in the past. In addition, our LinkedIn site is the place to go when Performitiv authors new white papers.

Teach Your Members How to Build a Learning Habit

WBT Systems

Learning is part of their character and they seek it out wherever they can find it by: Reading blogs, articles, reports, tip sheets, white papers, ebooks, and books. Your association can also apply these behavioral science principles to strategies and tactics that help your members develop learning habits. It’s easier to go on Facebook, play a game, or watch Netflix than read something thought-provoking. Leverage Social Norms.

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5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

You’ve spent months, perhaps years even, curating content and working with subject matter experts to perfect your association’s new eLearning offerings, and it’s finally time to launch your course(s)! Now, the really fun part begins – sharing the good news with your members and getting them excited about your association’s eLearning programs. Rewards can include discounts on future courses, free merchandise from your association’s eStore, gift cards, or simply bragging rights.

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Digitec Supports iMIS at the Users Group Conference

Association eLearning

On September 12-14, Digitec will attend the iMIS Users Group gathering in Philadelphia, demonstrating our Knowledge Direct learning management system for associations. Some of our iMIS association partners include the Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, and the Direct Marketing Association. Share this on Facebook.

Digitec Welcomes New Knowledge Direct LMS Partners

Association eLearning

The Irrigation Association (IA), the leading membership organization for irrigation companies and professionals, has selected the Digitec Knowledge Direct learning management system for its online certification, continuing education and recertification programs. With the addition of the association’s new online learning portal, IA is able to deliver and track eLearning courses, learner progress, completions and continuing education units (CEUs) earned. Share this on Facebook.

MOWAA and Digitec Interactive Partner to Deliver LMS to Nutrition Professionals

Association eLearning

Digitec Interactive is pleased to announce its partnership with the Meals On Wheels Association of America to provide a new online portal, accessible through Digitec’s Knowledge Direct® association learning management system (LMS). It will act as a single, unified repository for self-paced and blended learning courses, including emergency preparedness training, for the network of nutrition professionals the Association serves. “We Share this on Facebook.

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Digitec to Produce Additional Courses for ISA

Association eLearning

The International Sign Association (ISA) has retained Digitec for the production of 10 additional eLearning courses. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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Digitec Offers iMIS AMS Bridge for LMS Integration

Association eLearning

Digitec is pleased to announce the release of several standardized iMIS Association Management System (AMS) bridges for the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System (LMS). iMIS is one of the most popular association management systems available today and is used by many Knowledge Direct clients. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook.

RECP and Digitec Partner to Offer Online Certification Program

Association eLearning

Digitec has integrated its LMS with the RECP iMIS association management system (AMS) to offer on-demand courses for the busy professional who prefers the convenience of online instruction to live classroom courses. Talk to one of our team about how Digitec’s Knowledge Direct LMS can meet your association’s education needs. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

Founder Arun Pradhan shares detailed access instructions in this LinkedIn post. Digital badges , peer-to-peer recognition and social capabilities. The world’s leading tech association is extending all certification exam vouchers expiring between March 17 – April 30.

Digitec “Saddles Up” for ASAE Conference in Dallas

Association eLearning

The Digitec team is putting on its Texas-size smile as it prepares to head out west to Dallas for the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Annual Meeting & Exposition, August 11-14! More than 3,000 association professionals from around the country are expected to unite at the year’s most anticipated event, where they can network, meet solution vendors, and participate in focused learning workshops and thought-provoking presentations.

Digitec Hits the Road for AMA CME Conference in Baltimore

Association eLearning

Digitec will demonstrate Knowledge Direct® MED and its Continuing Medical Education (CME) eLearning services at this year’s American Medical Association (AMA) conference in Baltimore, Maryland, October 10-12. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

Digitec Welcomes New Knowledge Direct LMS Partners

Association eLearning

Integration with the group’s association management system, IMPAK, will allow for seamless entry into the portal with single sign-on and automated learner registration. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

Tips for Developing an LMS RFP

Association eLearning

Unfortunately, copying requirements from another association or company will get you only short-term results with no long-term benefit. As mentioned in the whitepaper, “8 Steps to Selecting Your Association LMS” , we’re reminded that “typically, the more features you add, the greater the likelihood that the vendor will need to customize their product to meet your requirements. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

The eLearning applications of this technology are very much in their infancy; we expect them to be pioneered by firms like Google, IBM (which markets its Watson technology in connection with various LMS platforms it has acquired over the years), Microsoft (which just invested in the lifelong learning space with its purchase of LinkedIn/Lynda), and even Amazon. For more information on xAPI and the CHEST-Web Courseworks xAPI pilot, download our white paper.

Knowledge Direct LMS Exhibition Team Headed to CME Conference

Association eLearning

Digitec’s Knowledge Direct learning management system (LMS) exhibition team heads to star-studded Los Angeles, California next month for the American Association of Medical Society Executive’s (AAMSE) annual meeting. The 3-day intensive conference features an action packed schedule of educational sessions, workshops, and “Red Carpet” networking. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

Do the right thing; do not steal

Jay Cross

The web and social networks are evolving their own conventions of appropriate behavior. One association takes my every post, puts it behind a members-only wall, and puts its copyright notice on the bottom of every page. A now-defunct university posted an entire white paper by Clark Quinn and me but stripped our names from it. People have learned to avoid cluttering mailboxes with broad cc’s. Flames are far fewer than in the old days.

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Digitec Named Top Learning Management System Company of 2011 for Knowledge Direct MED LMS

Association eLearning

Integration with Association Management Systems (AMS). During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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AAP Deploys Digitec-Developed CME LMS MOC Part IV Tool

Association eLearning

The MOC Part IV program is part of the American Medical Association (AMA) Physician Recognition program, which ensures physicians meet their continuing medical education (CME) requirements. Jodie Bargeron, Medical Home Initiatives Director at ICAAP, recently relayed encouraging news regarding the tool and its impact on the association’s ability to offer board certified CME courses. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

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How Sellers Can (and Should) Adapt to a Virtual World

Allego

Reps are not doing their research to find out if they’re connected to any other customers, digging into their DISC style or personality, looking for hints in their LinkedIn profile, or reading something that they wrote. This article appeared originally in Forbes.

What is microlearning?

Limestone Learning

Have a look at some resources below to get you started: Go to Training Magazine Network and type Microlearning in the search field to access a list of free webinar recordings and blog posts by Ray Jimenez. If you’re an ATD member, go to the Association for Training and Development (ATD) and type microlearning in the search field to access a long list of articles. Download a white paper by Axonify on Microlearning: Small Bites, Big Impact.

TrainingIndustry.com Recognizes Digitec as Top LMS Company for 2012

Association eLearning

” Digitec’s Knowledge Direct Learning Management System (LMS) offers innovative and effective learning portal solutions to its many association, non-profit, corporate and medical education clients. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

The eLearning applications of this technology are very much in their infancy; we expect them to be pioneered by firms like Google, IBM (which markets its Watson technology in connection with various LMS platforms it has acquired over the years), Microsoft (which just invested in the lifelong learning space with its purchase of LinkedIn/Lynda), and even Amazon. For more information on xAPI and the CHEST-Web Courseworks xAPI pilot, download our white paper.