2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)

Bottom-Line Performance

In January, BLP President Sharon Boller published a white paper exploring the trends in the corporate learning landscape. The white paper focused on 7 trends we expect to see grow in 2013 and beyond. You can download the white paper here.

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Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

The era of web-based authoring systems is here. We’ve been using our own collaborative web-based development tool, CourseCreate, at Web Courseworks for the past 15 years. Web-Based Authoring: The Rise of Collaborative Content Creation. Individual authoring tools (e.g.,

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What is an Authoring Tool?


An eLearning authoring tool is a software package with which you can develop, create and package eLearning content so it is deliverable to end users. Many programs can be considered authoring tools, including Flash and PowerPoint. These plug-ins help acclimate a new user, who is not familiar with standalone authoring tool software programs, since the plug-in capable program opens in a more familiar program such as PowerPoint.

Inclusion and the New Workplace: A Conversation with Author Jennifer Brown


Jennifer Brown is an award-winning entrepreneur, dynamic speaker, author and diversity and inclusion expert. But the business case is not the only tool in a D&I practitioner’s toolbox—nor the most persuasive tool.

Your Product Launch Training Questions Answered

Bottom-Line Performance

People are eager for new tools and approaches to make it easier. If you missed the webinar, I encourage you to access the recorded session or download the white paper. Answer: It would be far too resource-intensive to make two parallel tracks.

Day 5: xAPI and more – what next for SCORM?


On day one of our series, we learned that AICC (Aviation Industry Computer-Based-Training Committee) can be considered the first eLearning standard, used to track how learners progress through course content. Moving beyond those limitations, xAPI can track learning in almost any context.


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

Association eLearning

Automated Student Tracking and Certificate Generation. Built-in e-Learning Content Creation Tools. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

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Blended Learning is Splendid Learning

Growth Engineering

Using online social tools to generate discussion among the learners. Learning Management Systems let the learners watch videos of lectures, track their progress, chat with each other or with their manager, and find any other materials they need, like PowerPoint presentations or white papers.

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

It solved the eLearning dilemma of its age – software incompatibility. SCORM solved this headache by providing a standard software specification that worked across all learning technology. Limited Tracking Functions.

Digitec Welcomes New Knowledge Direct LMS Partners

Association eLearning

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. The Knowledge Direct platform will support ISA’s blended learning programs with the ability to facilitate self-service enrollment and track attendance of live events, as well as deliver and manage eLearning content.

10 Favorite LMS Features and Why We Love Them


Tracking. Some LMSs offer proprietary course authoring tools. For instance, Avilar provides WebMentor Author to create courses that run in Avilar’s WebMentor LMS. Or read our white paper on best practices for implementing an LMS.


This LMS Has No Traps!

Upside Learning

In case a course is not compliant with these, then we need at least one HTML file to launch the course with tracking limited to open and nothing else”. UpsideLMS team will need access to the 3 rd party tool technical team to understand data schema and APIs (if any).

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Beginners Guide To Tin Can API


In the last couple of years, the Tin Can API has emerged as a buzzword in the arena of authoring tools, learning management systems, and content development. It also defines a Runtime Environment so that tracking data can be sent to the LMS.

Is Your Team Ready for International Expansion?


You might want to consider using an online assessment tool, cutting down one the time required for you to get relevant results. For example, we work with our Learning Centre that helps us track student performance and provides our HR manager with insights about each of our team members doing an online course. . Pick and Track Key Performance Indicators. Which Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) you track will vary based on the learning goals you have set.

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The Ultimate eLearning Resources Guide


Covering topics such as implementations of authoring tools to blended learning, the guests are top notch too. All About eLearning Authoring Tools. Elucidat is a great authoring tool with an equally awesome blog. 7 Ways To Track Important Tasks In Trello.

Banishing Evaluation Fears

CLO Magazine

Countless articles, white papers and programs address this issue and provide solutions that range from simple to complicated. As you build the content, build the evaluation plan and related collection tools.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

New co-located events, thought-provoking keynoters, a new high-level leadership track, and more will be available at the conference. " Dogs, Huskies, Animal, Dog Racing " by Anja is Public Domain. The new year is nigh—a great time to assess our learning and see where we can make progress.

Beginners guide to Tin Can API


In the last couple of years, the Tin Can API has emerged as a buzzword in the arena of authoring tools, learning management systems, and content development. It also defines a Runtime Environment so that tracking data can be sent to the LMS.

A Conversation with Bryan Austin of mLevel


Given mLevel’s easy-to-use authoring tool and supporting game templates, one of our clients deployed 28 sales training programs to their sales force in less than three months. Recap from: Kapp Notes.

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

The objective of this white paper is to provide guidance related to the planning of e-learning solutions as well as to present a survey of the many instructional and technological building blocks that should be considered as part of your solution. For a more detailed treatment on this topic, please also see the ICS Learning Group’s white paper titled “Is e-Learning Worth It.”. Phase 4: Software Development. Environmental (hardware, software, bandwidth, etc.)

Is Your Learning Organization Agility Fit?

CLO Magazine

Since 2010, there have been more than 500 articles, white papers, videos, conferences, seminars and books on the topic of leadership agility or adaptability in a VUCA world. Agility fitness is not another change management methodology nor an agile software technique such as SCRUM.

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

My job was to help author SCORM 2004, focusing on how to develop content that would work in SCORM systems. Project Tin Can” was the name Rustici Software came up with to describe the work ADL contracted them to do. Tin Can” is a trademarked name owned by Rustici Software.

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Free L&D webinars for March 2018

Limestone Learning

Tanner and co-author of Appreciate: Celebrating People, Inspiring Greatness , will share stories of real people in real jobs from around the world—some who hold moments of recognition near and dear to their hearts, and others who have leveraged those moments to build brilliant careers.

Free learning & development webinars for March 2017

Limestone Learning

She’s been promoted five times in as many years, and is on track to join your leadership bench program. Attend this webinar to receive the white paper on Keep Pace: How Micro-Learning Strategies Help Learning Leaders Add Value to the Business.

7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

They commission the elearning courses, pay the bills, and are the ultimate authority for their elearning projects. It also helps keep things from going off track. Give stats from white papers, universities, or case studies that confirm why you made your selection. Then he had to come up with some other scheme to get the customer back on track:). Sometimes, when work is infrequent or the consequences of error are intolerable a performance support tool is better.

2017 Talented Learning LMS Awards: Best of the Best

Talented Learning

Solutions in this “all purpose” category facilitate planning, delivery, tracking and measurement of training content and activities at scale – often developed and managed by different training departments and delivered to vastly different learning audiences.