Free e-Learning books

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/14/2010 Free e-Learning books Since I am a great fun of open source software ( Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning , Free and Open Source Web Conferencing Tools for e-Learning ) and active member of online communities I created the following list with free e-Learning books. =>

JULIE DIRKSEN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Her focus has been on utilizing the disciplines of educational psychology, instructional design, and behavioral science to promote and support the improvement of peoples’ lives through sustainable long-term learning and behavioral change. Instead we should ask: “how would I do that online?”

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How to Choose the Right Course-Authoring Tool

TalentLMS

So, you have the content ready with learning objectives. What have you planned about the eLearning development? Have you a selected an authoring tool? A software that will convert your notes into the actual course? A tool that will enable you to integrate multimedia at the right places. With the market rife with these tools, selection can be a daunting process. Is it a blend between in-class and online instruction? Tips authoring tools

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

Talented Learning

As I discussed in last week’s post , organizations everywhere are suddenly taking a crash course in virtual learning. While following these stories of digital transformation, we’ve discovered many valuable tools and services that are available at no cost in response to Covid-19.

What is eLearning?

Coassemble

But are you leveraging every tool at your disposal to do so? We’re sure you might have heard of, or have been wondering what is eLearning. But as experts in that industry, we also know there’s a lot of misinformation to sift through to find an answer.

Get Familiar with E-Learning Jargon

ICDTranslation

As in any industry, e-learning has an array of specific jargon, acronyms, and abbreviations used by the experts. Quite often the users of e-learning products are faced with a certain term that they have difficulties understanding. Some company managers who want to organize their next corporate training also come across unfamiliar terminology when they negotiate the type of e-learning that their business needs. Basic E-Learning Terms.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L. Today, I’ll complete the list by defining the true meaning of training, from ‘manifest’ to ‘white label’ Let’s dive into the language of learning! mLearning (mobile learning): Learning that’s conducted on a mobile device, like a smartphone or tablet. Content that works on desktop isn’t always suited to mobile learning. Success elearning

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do!

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, September 22, 2009 Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do! Live session with Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do! When he listens to game developers talk, feels like they’re in the learning prof. Everything IS about learning.

Hospitality LMS: What to Know

Continu

So it’s vital to properly train your team with a hospitality LMS so they can meet the ever-changing demands of today’s customers. If you are unfamiliar or don’t fully understand what a hospitality LMS is, an LMS stands for learning management system. It acts as a centralized place to store all your learning materials from training manuals to courses to webinars. Let’s say for example you have a new product being launched and you need to train your sales team.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

LMS stands for Learning Management System. Its name is very helpful in understanding what it is: a system which enables educators and trainers to manage student learning. Today, this system is online and web-based, using digital software and technology. Retail training.

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Maine Sexual Harassment Training: Everything You Need to Know

ProProfs

to require sexual harassment training in the workplace. Like in other states, you must know the existing laws, requirements, and preventive measures in Maine. To help you in that regard, in this blog post, we take an in-depth look at everything you need to know about conducting sexual harassment training in Maine, including how to sucessfully impart it. What is Maine Sexual Harassment Training? Watch To Know What Is Sexual Harassment Training?

The Learning & Development Podcast: Induction That Works With Ross Stevenson

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The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. Listen to episode 61 of the Learning & Development podcast here. David James: Welcome to The Learning & Development Podcast. ” They do that on day one. I know.

7 Keys to Succeeding with E-Learning in 2021 and Beyond

learnWorlds

And that’s exactly what I’ll cover in this article: how has the e-learning landscape evolved and what will it take to succeed in 2021 and beyond. 2 Blended Is Better. And those who were already seasoned e-learners are now old pros. Blended Is Better.

How to Offer CPE & Compliance Training Online

learnWorlds

Online courses offer the most economical and accessible option of learning. The ability to offer CPE/CPD courses online is a positive change leading to the evolution of a company’s elearning capacity. It definitely cannot go unnoticed, but there is a range of factors or better yet – certain quality of standards that you need to be aware and be able to provide CPE training. CPE credits are the credits you can earn from completing CPE training. Security training.

Don’t Frustrate Users With Gaps in Your Product Experience

General Assembly

Ever called customer service by phone to learn they have no record of the two detailed chats you had with online agents about your issue? As consumers who increasingly rely on technology to help us wrangle a vast range of goods and services, we’ve all experienced pain points when really good software doesn’t equate a really good experience. If you build an offer email that is redeemable at a brick-and-mortar retail location, the cashier will need tools to redeem it.

Best Learning Management System to Meet Training Needs

G-Cube

Deploying the Best Learning Management System to Meet Pertinent Training Needs. Corporate LMSs help to upload, track quickly, and deliver online courses for training and development purposes. Modern corporates utilize the best learning management system to provide technology-aided and ROI-aligned solutions. KPI-driven learning, assessment engine, just-in-time learning, skills-gap analysis, and so on.

How to Offer CPE Credits & Compliance Training Online (2020 Guide)

learnWorlds

Professionals all across the globe are constantly trying to keep up with an ever-expanding skill set required to be able to do their job effectively. Similarly, businesses and organizations are training and re-training their staff in order to remain competitive and productive.

7 Considerations when building your Training Strategy for 2016

Your Training Edge

In my previous articles, I have highlighted various innovative concepts and technological advancements to be prevailing in 2016 in corporate learning, training and development industry. Indeed, these form the basis for the development of a modern and comprehensive training strategy for the current year. CapitalWave [1] has already improvised its training strategy in accordance with the predicted trends. E-learning everywhere. Know yourself.

Before You Convert ILT to eLearning Do These 6 Things

Cinecraft

Creating quick and effective online training from your classroom content has lots of pitfalls. Classroom and eLearning are not “one and the same.” Convert ILT to eLearning. Our existing Instructor-Led Training (ILT) is collecting dust on the shelf and the learning centers are dark. Pulling from my 20 years of experience, the following are 6 actions to take when repurposing your ILT materials to eLearning. Modify Your Learning Objectives.

How to Offer CPE Compliance Training Online

learnWorlds

Online courses offer the most economical and accessible option of learning. The ability to offer CPE/CPD courses online is a positive change leading to the evolution of a company’s elearning capacity. It definitely cannot go unnoticed, but there is a range of factors or better yet – certain quality of standards that you need to be aware and be able to provide CPE training. CPE credits are the credits you can earn from completing CPE training. Security training.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

LearnUpon

eLearning is full of specialist terms and acronyms that aren’t always clearly defined. Even if you’ve been working in eLearning for years, you can still be stumped by a three letter acronym of uncertain meaning. We trawled through our archives to bring you the first part of our ultimate A-Z guide on everything online learning. Here are the eLearning terms you really need to know, from A-L. Active learning was popularized by Bonwell and Eison.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

What does the future of eLearning hold? Where do you even start? I think a good place is by asking 49 of the world’s leading eLearning experts the top 3 trends they predict for 2017. Here are the two most interesting takeaways from surveying 49 eLearning experts: Trend of Trends: 9 trends were picked by 10% or more of the experts. Download additional analysis and all the commentary in the free 2017 eLearning Learning Trends eBook. Learn more about Joe.

7 Considerations when building your Training Strategy for 2017

Your Training Edge

In my previous posts, I have highlighted various innovative concepts and technological advancements to be prevailing in 2017 in corporate learning, training and development industry. Indeed, these form the basis for the development of a modern and comprehensive training strategy for the current year. Trainingedge.com [1] has already improvised its training strategy in accordance with the predicted trends. E-learning everywhere. Know yourself.

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

We have our very own Learning Stage at DevLearn this year! Dreams do come true, kids. We know that with great power comes great responsibility. Being an eLearning Rockstar is more than just having flashy design with a whiz-bang quiz at the end. It’s about having a 360° understanding of the principles, ideas, and practicalities for successful eLearning. Train Your Brain with Games! The answer: poor retention of training materials.

Stop! Before You Convert ILT to eLearning Do These 6 Things

Cinecraft

Creating quick and effective online training from your classroom content has lots of pitfalls. Classroom and eLearning are not “one and the same.” Convert Classroom Content To eLearning. Our existing Instructor-Led Training (ILT) is collecting dust on the shelf and the learning centers are dark. Pulling from my 20 years of experience, the following are 6 actions to take when repurposing your ILT materials to eLearning. Blog eLearning

Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?

Disprz

The need for a dedicated learning solution in changing times. In his masterpiece Future Shock, Alvin Toffler has noted how the most literate persons of 21st century will not be those who can read or write, but those who can “learn, unlearn and relearn.”. Learning is getting experiential. Organizations are smart enough to see through this shift — traditional course-based learning is on its way out, skill-based learning is creeping in! What can we do for them?

Broad and Deep Instructional Design Skills

Experiencing eLearning

Do instructional designers and learning experience designers need to know how to use development tools, or should they focus just on analysis and design? What about people who only do development but no design; are they instructional designers?

12 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 26

Upside Learning

These devices, with their immense potential to enhance learning, are on the cusp of something profound; be it in the classrooms or the boardrooms. Also, learn about some interesting tidbits on blended learning and content authoring. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Mobile Learning: Are We On the Cusp of Something Big? We’re at just that point now with mobile learning. Know more.

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How to Develop Your First Employee Training Program

ProProfs

A recent survey by LinkedIn involving thousands of employees, executives, people managers, and talent developers resulted in the following key findings: 68% of employees prefer to learn at work. Manager involvement is critical for increasing employee engagement with learning. The role of employee training software is quite valuable in such a scenario. Such a tool can streamline and standardize the training across the enterprise in a big way.

Dr. RIMA GHOSE CHOWDHURY WALKS THE POSH TALK WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

In her previous roles, she has championed change management in the Technology and Culture space to bring in the right blend of Hi-Tech and Hi-Touch culture. Dr Rima is an avid reader, writer, speaker/moderator, social worker and has authored multiple thought leadership articles.

Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?

Disprz

The need for a dedicated learning solution in changing times. In his masterpiece Future Shock, Alvin Toffler has noted how the most literate persons of 21st century will not be those who can read or write, but those who can “learn, unlearn and relearn.”. Learning is getting experiential. Organizations are smart enough to see through this shift — traditional course-based learning is on its way out, skill-based learning is creeping in! What can we do for them?

Free L&D webinars for February 2021

Limestone Learning

There are some gems, though, so it’s worth checking out and spending a strategic hour or two learning something new! Employees get to learn and grow, which boosts their morale. Learn tips, tricks and techniques to make the impossible. Build a sales and partner training platform.

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Is online training right for your team?

Coassemble

My name is Ryan Macpherson , CEO and Co-Founder of Coassemble, the online training platform revolutionizing how teams train. The CoLab Podcast is the best business training advice from experts in the field on sharing knowledge and growing teams successfully at scale. G’day Mates!

How Blending Lean, Agile, and Design Thinking Will Transform Your Team

General Assembly

In 2016, I was preparing with clients for an upcoming training workshop focused on coaching a cross-functional team of designers , software engineers , product managers , and business stakeholders on integrating product discovery practices — a process to ensure products being created are both usable and useful — into their delivery cadences. During our conversation, my client said to me, “Our tech teams are learning Agile. Work (and train) as one balanced team.

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Oil and Gas downsizing: Training on a budget

Obsidian Learning

New post Oil and Gas downsizing: Training on a budget on Obsidian Learning. While everybody likes a low price at the pump, those of us in oil and gas know only too well how important robust oil prices are to the health of our industry. The answer, as almost always, is training and communication. But when downsizing occurs, training is often one of the first line items to cut. How do you keep your A-Team up to speed? Training on a budget: ILT vs. WBT.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

The 2015 “Best of Elearning!” awards honor best-in-class solutions across the learning and technology marketplace. Best of Elearning! Given the number of nominations, to make the list in 2015 is quite an honor,” says Catherine Upton, Elearning! The Best of Elearning! awards program was first implemented to formalize the recommendation and purchase process for the e-learning community. The “Best of E-learning!” Elearning! 650 E.

BLOG: Where do businesses find their LMS content?

Unicorn Training

Are you amongst the three-quarters of firms that use a mix of in-house and third-party training content in your LMS? Software Advice, a site that rates learning management platforms, surveyed 150 corporate LMS administrators on their use of third-party versus in-house training materials and found 73% use both. From knowing the industry that stat probably isn't a huge surprise. As a result, the return on learning will be far greater.