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.

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. Selecting an LMS is a big decision for any organization.


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Sales Enablement Gaps White Paper


Click Here to Download this q.MINDshare White Paper. q.MINDshare (“q”) is an Adaptive MicroLearning Platform designed specifically to disrupt the forgetting curve associated with sales training. Click Here to Download the q.MINDshare White Paper. The post Sales Enablement Gaps White Paper appeared first on count5. White Papers salesIs your sales enablement. system preventing sales?

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New White Paper: Why Employee Development Matters

Upside Learning

MindLeaders’ white paper “Why Employee Development Matters: Creating Strategic Advantage Through Your People&# looks at how to set up effective employee development programs to grow and exploit employee knowledge to the benefit of both organization and individuals. Acknowledging the importance of employee development as a key tool for employee retention and engagement, the paper gives an overview of common challenges faced by such programs in the workplace.

100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. Mzinga : White Paper Series : eLearning 2.0 & Podcasting and education - White Paper 74. The newsletter for the Association for Learning Technology: Using a Virtual Learning Environment to motivate learners 86. just reached 100. Thought I'd share. No particular order to these. Creating Passionate Users: Crash course in learning theory 2.

How to Make Cyber Security Training Suck Less [White Paper]


Cyber attacks and security breaches are on the rise, and so are their associated costs. In our white paper, Why Information Security Training Sucks (and what to do about it) , you’ll learn why many cyber security training programs fail. Big data is upon us. Organizations are collecting and storing more information than ever before. Parsing this data yields considerable opportunities. But it also carries a big risk.

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.

Shaping The Future Of Aviation Training Using Enterprise LMS


Few challenges associated with workforce training in this sector include the following: ? To know more, click here to download the white paper for free! White papers Aviation IndustryAirlines industry has always been at the cusp of digitization and expected to evolve with changing demands for travel. The transformation from traditional classroom approach to digital learning helps improving workplace efficiency.

Less Trainers; More Community Managers and Curators

Bottom-Line Performance

This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities. The white paper describes today’s learning landscape… then predicts 7 trends for the next 12 – 18 months. He writes a blog called The mLearning Revolution Blog and he publishes a weekly online “paper” (using theservice that aggregates blog articles on mLearning from others who have expertise in the topic.

Let’s Get Small: Professional Microlearning for Associations

Web Courseworks

Mircolearning White Paper. ” to “how can I implement microlearning into my existing technologies at my association?” ” Find out how microlearning is being used in associations today and where you can expect to see it in the future. The post Let’s Get Small: Professional Microlearning for Associations appeared first on Web Courseworks. Whitepapers AMS Association eLearning association learning elearning LMS microlearning training

Serious Games + Smart Implementation = Win! (Free Webinar)

Knowledge Guru

These organizations come from a variety of industries (technology, financial services, healthcare) and used the games within diverse functional areas (new hire training for sales reps, product knowledge for sales and support reps and process training for HR associates). I share my seven implementation tips in a new white paper , 7 Steps to an Effective Game-Based Learning or Gamification Implementation. Access the White Paper.

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Foster Training Success By Extended Enterprise LMS


The training content is associated with Key Performance Indicators (KPI). To know more, click here to download the white paper for free. White papersUsing an extended workforce is considered important in achieving two competitive capabilities: access to specialized skills and agility to adapt to changing market needs. Many organizations rely on external partners to deliver an exceptional customer experience and quality-driven outputs.

Digital Future Of Consumer Goods Industry Using Online LMS


Digitization has led to huge transformations across multiple business aspects, offering unrivaled opportunities for value creation, while representing major risk associated with it. Today, less use of paper and shifting towards online sources has become essential to make products environmental-friendly. Reference: Consumer Goods Whitepaper by G-Cube, click here to download the white paper for free. White papers Consumer Goods FMCG

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?

Adopting Digital Game-based Learning: Why and How

Upside Learning

I’ve just finished writing a basic paper on adopting DGBL (digital game-based learning). The paper gives background information on the imperative of using games in the workplace, for which audience, where to begin, what sort of games, for what purpose and also briefly touches upon the issues that are typically associated with game development. The PDF for the paper is available here. Please feel free to comment about and question/debate the paper here.

Digital Learning in the (Association) World

Web Courseworks

ATD, Association Technology Development, recently published 6 Strategies for Successful Digital Leadership Development. Although the focus of their blog post and the related white paper by the Center for Creative Leadership is geared towards corporations, who is to say that associations can’t relate? The post Digital Learning in the (Association) World appeared first on Web Courseworks.

Top 5 Reasons You Will Leave your LMS – and How to Switch Successfully

Association eLearning

Here are the top five reasons people are unhappy with their LMS, as cited by various resource sites, including Bersin & Associates survey (2009), The Elearning Guild – Evolution of the LMS (2009) and Wainhouse Research (2012): Why are people so unhappy with their LMS? A use-case can be as simple as a white board exercise, walking through the steps a learner, administrator and content creator would perform to complete various tasks in the LMS.

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Taxonomy 101 from an Association Learning Technology Perspective

Web Courseworks

Professional associations have a mandate to present and offer well-organized content and information to their communities of members and practitioners, but the process of creating and maintaining informational schemes that are relevant to end users doesn’t always overlap with designing to meet basic administrative needs. Here are a few basic considerations for associations looking to build better taxonomies in an LMS: Explore the feature set of your LMS.

Starting young: learning entrepreneurship


This article is extracted from the White Paper “ Get ready for the Skills Economy “ Coorpacademy and Citizen Entrepreneurs , the association constituting the French G20 YEA delegation, co-edited this exclusive collection of insight papers on education, used as a discussion piece for this summit. By Lamia Kamal-Chaoui , Director, Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities, OECD.

Computational Thinking, Computational Science and High Performance Computing in K-12 Education: White Paper on 21st Century Education

eLearning Evangelist

by Raymond Rose , Rose & Smith Associates, Inc. Henry Neeman , University of Oklahoma Bonnie Bracey Sutton , The Power of US Foundation Vic Sutton , Emaginos Executive Summary (full paper, posted on etc journal can be found here ) The 2010 National Educational Technology Plan says “…technology is at the core of virtually every aspect of our daily lives and work….

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.

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. Corporate learning lags the knowledge age and its associated technology. IBM white paper by Rob Cross.

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.

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.

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.

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

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 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.

Events in Crisis? 6 Key Recommendations on What to Do Now & What to Do Next 

Blue Sky eLearn

Recently, our partner, Naylor Association Solutions, released a white paper, Events in Crisis? We wrote up a quick s ummary of their white paper, but encourage you to download the full version! . Check out the entire white paper here. .

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. An off-the-shelf integration with the Personify AMS will provide users of both systems with single sign-on, secure data transfer, eCommerce and enhanced member self-services.

3 industry trade associations every eLearning professional should join


People often ask me what eLearning and training industry associations I recommend. Let’s take a quick look at all 3 associations! The eLearning Guild is the oldest and largest association focused on eLearning (more online focus than classroom training). The eLearning Guild is great resource for articles, white papers, webinars, examples, conference and more. Association for Talent Development (ATD). Largest talent development association.

Draw from New Buckets to Fill Your Non-Dues Revenue Needs

Blue Sky eLearn

Associations are the guiding light for their members and industry professionals through this time of disruption and unknowns. Sponsored email blasts are a great way for brands to reach your association’s members and regular event attendees immediately and with a targeted, relevant message.

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.

Using Badges to Drive Member Engagement

Web Courseworks

Sure, the technology may be at the top of the Peak of Inflated Expectations now, but we are looking toward a future in which associations award their members badges for completing professional development, instead of PDF certificates. Our new white paper, Using Badges to Drive Member Engagement, explores this future and explains why badges are the new certificate. To learn more about the potential badging holds for associations, download the white paper today.

Using Badges to Drive Member Engagement

Web Courseworks

Sure, the technology may be at the top of the Peak of Inflated Expectations now, but we are looking toward a future in which associations award their members badges for completing professional development, instead of PDF certificates. Our new white paper, Using Badges to Drive Member Engagement, explores this future and explains why badges are the new certificate. To learn more about the potential badging holds for associations, download the white paper today.

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. Associations Blog eLearning Tips Association LMS Continuing Professional Development elearning Online education tips

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Follow Up

Web Courseworks

Physical Simulators and EHR-integrated Performance Improvement Activities – Next Generation CME White Paper. In this white paper, we discuss how physical simulators now have the ability to be connected to the internet, allowing them to be utilized more effectively in the CME space. EHR Integrated PI activities also made this white paper. We have had webinars, interviews and a white paper centered around PI.

Transitioning from SCORM to xAPI

Web Courseworks

If you’re interested in reading that, you should check out the white paper I wrote on the subject here. If after reading that white paper you’ve become convinced that xAPI would be a good standard to switch to, the next question you’re probably going to ask yourself is: how do I transition from SCORM to xAPI? Instructional Design associations elearning instructional design SCORM xAPI


AI and Meaningful Practice

Clark Quinn

And much as I hate to do it, I do want people to associate my ideas with me! That is, we’ll write a white paper, and an AI will parse it, then present it, and drill it. Again, a video of an idea I want to talk about.