Strategies for Corporate Online Learning Success: Improving Learners’ Attitude and Organizational Support


Improving Learners’ attitude towards Training . Many learners view training as a ‘necessary evil’ and take up mandatory training programs that are required with the aim to look good in the eyes of their manager!

Why Your Organization Needs Leadership Training Programs

WalkMe Training Station

Well, quite simply put with leadership training programs. But leadership training programs aren’t limited to high-growth organizations, because they’ll help your employees personally develop, and embrace a mature mindset. If you haven’t already considered doing so, here are some top reasons for embracing leadership training programs at work: Improve Negotiation Skills. Training programs are proof that with dedication and hard work, you can influence the behaviors of staff.

The Unexamined Leadership Program is Not Worth Doing

The Performance Improvement Blog

If you’re not going to evaluate a leadership development program, don’t do the program! End-of-program reactionnaires (aka smile sheets) don’t count as evaluation. Advice about how to get the most from your L&D budget by considering the workplace learning environment.

Measuring The Effectiveness of Your Blended Learning Program

Obsidian Learning

Though these surveys provide a window into how your learners are responding to the learning event, will they be enough to back you up when there is a need for a greater investment in training, when budgets are lean, or when there is a downturn in your associated markets?

State of the Front-Line Manager

attitudes about their organizations.” program, then chances are you will have. their leadership programs provided. She’ll need to shift her attitude. development program, it may well be. State of the.

Huge MOOCs savings

Your Training Edge

However, in spite of such incredible cost saving potential, MOOCs are still not widely seen and many businesses tend not to include it in their training programs. Can verified certificates mean big reductions in your executive education budget?

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By the Numbers: Learning from MOOCs

Your Training Edge

For corporate training programs, the implications of these results are clear: learners are most likely to complete MOOCs when they are taking the courses for a purpose and their achievements are recognized, and interaction with fellow learners is essential for both motivation and learning.

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5 Trends in Compliance Training Analytics 

Interactive Services

When compliance officers need to argue the case for their training budget allocations, it may be the force of these predictions that helps them most. Are you having difficulty measuring the effectiveness of your Compliance Training Program?

Evaluating Training – Capturing the Benefits Aspect of ROI

Obsidian Learning

Reactions to a learning event are important and the happy sheets do serve a purpose, but will they really provide enough hard data for informed decision making when greater investment in training is needed, budgets are cut, competition for resources is fierce, and times get tough?

Training Mojo: How to Measure Your Training Department

Your Training Edge

Create a few questions that explore how the population feels about the training department, its programs, its image, and even its instructors. You’ll find that a survey to customers who have not recently been to a course will uncover new opportunities – and help you measure current attitudes toward training. Finally, you can measure your department based on budget. If you’re spending too much training new hires, examine the program for possible flaws.

Accelerated Learning: Where Does It Fit In? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

I started thinking about this during a program on Accelerated Learning at the Minnesota Chapter of the International Society of Performance Improvement (MNISPI). I always thought that program was extremely innovative.

Improving Employee Satisfaction Through Learning

Absorb LMS

Organizations have many choices when considering how to invest their human resources budget to engage employees. In addition to an investment that increases the valuable skills in your organization, creating a learning culture also influences worker attitudes.

How E-learning Can Benefit Companies in any Industry

Your Training Edge

Business corporations- from small startups to worldwide conglomerates- are increasingly abandoning the traditional on-site training as well as classroom learning programs for their staff members and adopting the more efficient eLearning programs.

6 Pervasive Corporate Training Pitfalls

Bottom-Line Performance

Without this support, it’s hard to come by the budget and buy-in needed to do training right. In a recent project , we partnered with a mining company to revamp their onboarding and annual refresher program. Not enough budget for effective training.

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This Is What I Believe About Learning in Organizations

The Performance Improvement Blog

Data indicates that less than 20% of participants apply learning from formal training programs. Unfortunately, companies continue to spend most of their employee development budget and most of their time and effort on training programs and systems tracking training activities.

Relevance of Learning versus Relevance of Training and Development

Your Training Edge

They are also struggling to keep programs going on smaller budgets with smaller staffs. But can training organizations prove worth with general courses, when budgets are still being considered?

Relevance of Learning vs Relevance of Training and Development

Your Training Edge

They are also struggling to keep programs going on smaller budgets with smaller staffs. But can training organizations prove worth with general courses, when budgets are still being considered?

How to Prepare Your Company for eLearning Training Tools

ej4 eLearning

Taking on eLearning for business is a step toward a modern and effective training program, but poor implementation can negate the benefits of digital tools. Furthermore, they must consider how they’ll ensure the program satisfies employees needs. Here are some factors companies must consider before getting the ball rolling: Create a List of Goals Writing a set of goals for your new eLearning-driven training program will help you select the right tools.

Kirkpatrick’s Four Levels of Evaluation


It was while writing his thesis in 1952 that Donald Kirkpatrick became interested in evaluating training programs. To decide whether to continue offering a particular training program 2. To improve future programs 3.

The 50:50 learning model

CLO Magazine

Nonetheless, there are options to facilitate talent development within tight budgets and on small teams. People, roles and responsibilities tend to change fast, and a default training program is not agile enough to keep up. Attitude to take on any and all kinds of tasks.

Scary MOOC Savings

Your Training Edge

However, in spite of such incredible cost saving potential, MOOCs are still not widely seen and many businesses tend not to include it in their training programs. Can verified certificates mean big reductions in your executive education budget?

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Barriers to Learning in Organizations

The Performance Improvement Blog

Not discussing the un-discussable – everyone has a shared but un-spoken understanding that certain issues are not to be confronted and resolved, e.g., one employee’s negative attitudes are bringing down morale of the organization but nobody will talk about this problem for fear of retribution.

Digital Adoption and its Impact in the EdTech Industry

Magic EdTech

The late majority are conservative thinkers who take a “wait and see” attitude—and as a result, may adopt new technology when it’s already old news. Digital technology adoption is the process of accepting new digital technology into our personal or business lives.

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5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions

Bottom-Line Performance

The resulting list of five eLearning interactions is a great starting point for structuring content that really helps change attitudes and behaviors. It’s simple and effective to ask people this, and no fancy graphics or programming skill is required to use this interaction.

Should We Do More Apprenticeships?

Most companies don’t do long training programs like apprenticeships. industries offer them and most companies complain of a skills gap in the workforce, enterprising businesses could use these programs to jump ahead of the curve and gain a competitive advantage.

Why 65% Savings Isn’t Enough: Barriers to Organizational Change

Your Training Edge

Other than eliminating your training programs entirely, what other action could you take that would reduce your training budget by 95%? For example, start collecting performance metrics for your current training programs.

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Evaluating Training Effectiveness and ROI


How to convince one’s manager that it is worthwhile (and profitable) to continue the training program and expand it to include other departments if you have no data to profit cost ratio to back you up? Evaluate a training program as a business tool.

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Megatrends in MOOCS: #5 Lifelong Learning

Your Training Edge

In other words, people who already have a degree and are already in the workforce are taking charge of their own professional development and participating in courses on their own time and outside of their company’s training programs.

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What L&D professionals need to know about outsourcing training


In this context, outsourcing training or buying off-the-shelf programs has a certain appeal. When a very specific need arises, the in-house team can even step in and design learning programs that are to be deployed throughout the company by the outsourcer. It will also bring peace of mind to employees working with L&D who will see that the whole program is meant to work with them not aimed at terminating their jobs. Pilot smaller programs first.

Why You Should A/B Test a MOOC, and How to Do It

Your Training Edge

This article explores what A/B testing is, why it is valuable, and how to apply it to your training programs. Many training departments today are struggling with how to provide more training, faster, and on a reduced budget.

Not All Interactivity is the Same – Decoding Interactivity Levels

Enyota Learning

Organizations must apply interactivity levels in their eLearning programs according to the nature of the content, the technological infrastructure and environment, the desired outcomes, the target audience, and the budget.

Levelling up: Why mental health is just as important as our physical health

Brightwave Group

There is a definite shift in attitudes occurring in workplaces, as employers recognise the business impact of mental health and wellbeing issues.

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Lower Your Cybersecurity Risks with Proper Employee Training

Your Training Edge

Unfortunately, year after year we see costly database breaches due to weaknesses in company cybersecurity programs. A cyberattack may disable or bypass your technical safeguards, such as a firewall or antivirus program. Implement a rewards program.

Why Sales Managers Struggle with Coaching

Knowledge Guru

Sales training is a big budget, high visibility endeavor in many organizations. The goal should be to turn sales managers into empowered coaches by implementing a comprehensive training program that includes opportunities to practice and get meaningful feedback.

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Learning Resolutions: Be the Change


In 2014 I will begin to change our attitudes towards learning by changing myself. I will take a class to learn a new skill or software program instead of muscling through on my own.

How to Choose the Right Course-Authoring Tool


Define your course objective as a knowledge, skill or attitude (KSA). The user does not need to know the programming details at all. Budget, budget, budget! These tips should help you plan your budget appropriately.

What Are Your Training Metrics Actually Measuring?

Your Training Edge

He found a host of reasons why training is hard to evaluate: Training lacks planning, sponsorship, or budget. So, assuming that you are tracking some metrics for your training programs, what are they actually measuring and how can you gain more insight into what’s working and what’s not?