Blog Round-up: Gamification

LearnDash

Gamification Is Still Proving to Be Big for Business. What about gamifaction for businesses? That in turn offers a very impressive ROI for businesses , making it essential for organizations of all sizes. The post Blog Round-up: Gamification appeared first on LearnDash.

Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training by Jim on May 3, 2011 in social learning A continuing theme among my blog posts has been the difficulty of demonstrating the ROI of social learning initiatives. will increasingly have a role in all facets of modern business, and particularly modern business learning. Blog this!

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Kirkpatrick Revisited | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Kirkpatrick Revisited by Barbara on April 18, 2011 in Instructional Design After I finished my post a few weeks ago on Reevaluating Evaluation , I found out that Donald Kirkpatrick , the granddaddy of the Four Levels of Evaluation, was taking a farewell tour before his retirement and would be presenting a workshop at the American Society of Training and Development (ASTD) in Minneapolis.

10 ways to calculate return on investment (ROI) for your LMS

Docebo

The return on investment (ROI) for a learning management system comes down to how your business and its bottom line are impacted by your training programs. There are a few things that make up the ROI of your LMS, and they’re all here for you. #1. Docebo Blog

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. Google AI Blog (2014), ‘A picture is worth a thousand (coherent) words: building a natural description of images’ 4 Give Your Video. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. learning on business outcomes.

Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Workers suddenly have the power to choose what they want to focus on, what they are passionate about (within the limits of the business of course). Blog this! Measuring Project Success: Thoughts for the Training Professional → Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

Identifying the Most Suitable Training Methods for Your Business

InfoPro Learning

There are many exciting training delivery methods to choose from today, but how do you know which training methods will be the most effective for your business? The training strategy you choose greatly impacts your ROI. Blog Training Delivery Training Methods

Re-evaluating Evaluation | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Re-evaluating Evaluation by Barbara on March 16, 2011 in Project Management/Project Delivery For years, I have dutifully included a description of Kirkpatrick’s Four Levels of Learning Evaluation in every proposal for every company I have worked with. The title was “Expanding ROI in Training Programs Using Scriven, Kirkpatrick, and Brinkerhoff,” which sounds pretty academic.

10 Ways ELearning Maximizes ROI

Origin Learning

The top 20 per cent of the workforce generates 80 per cent of the business, and the only way to reap the benefits of this top 20 per cent is by creating a vibrant learning culture. Maximizing ROI is naturally a top concern for them because of shrinking margins. Then Subscribe to this Blog ! . There was a time when training was seen as a necessary evil.

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How to Prove Training ROI for Your Business

Appsembler

The reality, however, is that increased training opportunities can create substantial opportunities for the business as a whole. Not only does offering training increase the odds that your business will be able to keep competent employees, but it also increases the capability of existing employees, allowing them to take on new tasks and challenges and better manage the company’s position within the industry.

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Business-aligned strategies for Leadership Development: An Interview with Dr. Yvonne Catino, VP, Leadership and OD, Infopro Learning

InfoPro Learning

Empowering leaders is the key for organizational success in the cut-throat competitive business environment of today. For modern businesses, the key to successful leadership development is achieving an appropriate balance between knowledge-exchange, action and reflection.

The Sound of Silence | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Sound of Silence by Jim on April 7, 2011 in eLearning At what point does narration really add anything to an eLearning module, and at what point is it simply being added because “it’s what’s expected?” When Im not busy helping to change the face of corporate learning, I like to train with the Dashe & Thomson company bike team, travel and read.

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Calculating the ROI on E-Learning: ROI Report

CDSM

In today’s knowledge-driven business, e-learning is a powerful instrument for training, developing and retaining your workforce. The great news is that we can provide the ROI figures you’re looking for, and they’re certain to knock the socks off your board members. In our downloadable, printable ROI Report , you’ll see the benefits of using e-learning over more traditional training methods, including: The direct savings.

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Mapping RoI of eLearning

Origin Learning

Well you may wonder why does a technology and learning blog talk about music. In this blog post, you will learn why ‘Mapping RoI of eLearning’ impacts both eLearning Development companies and organizations that buy these learning solutions. Decisions are taken in an informal setting, usually in a resort or wellness retreat, away from the busy schedules of daily office-life. Can you give us an estimate of RoI on deploying this training? Defining RoI in eLearning.

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Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves by Paul on May 17, 2011 in user adoption User adoption is the single biggest challenge when implementing new technology – it is now and it has been for 15 years. According to a study done by the Sand Hill Group and Neochange, the most critical factor for software success and ROI is effective user adoption (70% listed it as #1).

Return on Investment or “ROI”: pie chart in the sky

Challenge to Learn

It is that the value of e-Learning can be measured as a return on investment (ROI). Now don’t get me wrong: e-Learning, in my book, is the bees’ knees for a whole host of reasons, many of which I’ve touted in other blogs here. But ROI is not (and never has been) the way to measure the value it adds. If you’re reading this and thinking I’m going out on a limb here, then statistically at least, you’re not wrong: Google ROI e-learning and you’ll get 2,450,000 results in.43

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Not Everyone is a Social Customer | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Not Everyone is a Social Customer by Paul on February 11, 2011 in Development Tools , customer service , social learning A couple weeks ago I wrote a blog about the need to train your clients on the various methods of…training. Thierry de Baillon , cofounder of Socialearning Consulting, takes this stance in a recent blog post. Blog this!

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Rx for SMEs | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Rx for SMEs by Jolene on January 14, 2011 in subject matter experts , system implementation training Subject Matter Experts are some of the hardest working people on the planet — especially when it comes to system implementation projects. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS?

The Temporary Staffing Revolution | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Temporary Staffing Revolution by Paul on December 28, 2010 in Temporary staffing A few weeks ago, I grabbed coffee with a long-time family friend that happens to be a training developer. Business confidence is still extremely low. Businesses are increasingly organizing around shorter-term projects. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

The Return of the (Digital) Native | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Return of the (Digital) Native by Jim on March 25, 2011 in mobile learning In recent years, we’ve all heard a lot about digital natives. Blog this! When Im not busy helping to change the face of corporate learning, I like to train with the Dashe & Thomson company bike team, travel and read. Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

5 Non-Financial ROIs of MOOCs

Your Training Edge

Often when we talk about the ROIs of any type of training, we focus on things that can be easily monetized. However, not all ROIs of training can easily be boiled down to dollars and cents. Here are five non-financial ROIs of using MOOCs for your corporate training and development. The single biggest driver of business impact is the strength of the organization’s learning culture.”.

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Make Learning An Experience. Blend It! | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Make Learning An Experience. While some activities such as breakout groups, team presentations, and in-depth case studies are still good ways to encourage collaboration in the learning environment, incorporate new activities which support technology integration and social learning such as a team blog or web-based project portal. Blog this!

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Power of Your Network by Michael on February 9, 2011 in customer service , marketing , sales , social learning Whether it is building our LinkedIn Contacts or Followers on Twitter, gathering Friends on Facebook or Yammering with our fellow work teams, the buzz of “networking” is always present. Your business networks can be your most valuable resources! Blog this!

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

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Accelerated Learning: Where Does It Fit In? link] Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

The ROI Disease is Killing L&D

eLearning Alchemy

Then, the VP of HR will walk up to your desk and say: “Can you please tell me what the ROI of this project is? Clearly articulate to the VP of HR why ROI isn’t an appropriate measure for this project, which he should know and should have explained to the executive; or. Let’s be clear from the onset: ROI is absolutely, positively, and without any doubt a reasonable measure of any training project that can be directly linked to financial results. You guessed it: ROI.

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Learning from The King's Speech | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Learning from The King’s Speech by Jolene on February 26, 2011 in Informal Learning , Instructional Design , Training Development , eLearning , social learning With the Academy Awards coming up, one of the most talked about movies this month must be The King’s Speech, which I finally saw this weekend. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

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Online Video: the Perfect Social Learning Tool? | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Online Video: the Perfect Social Learning Tool? Blog this! Train Your Client On Training → Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality. Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

Moving from Teacher to Facilitator | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Moving from Teacher to Facilitator by Michael on January 25, 2011 in Classroom Learning , Facilitation , Informal Learning , Training Development As a leader and teacher in the classroom and online for over 15 years, I still face the challenge of making content “real” for learners. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! I find your blog page quite interesting.

Business of eLearning – Trends for 2014

G-Cube

So I have tried to put together how the business of elearning might behave in 2014. India – Increase in training reach, reduction in training overheads because of the large geography, and reduction in costs- these are going to be the main business drivers. This should again be a business driver in 2014 – requiring changes both at the LMS and content levels, and some niche programming and analytical skills as well.

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Can Games Transform the World? | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Can Games Transform the World? In her guest blog post on LEEF blog , Koreen Olbrish , CEO at Tandem Learning, outlines several theories that justify games and simulations as learning strategies, including these: Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi’s Flow Theory. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

ROI: Still Evoking Confusion and Controversy

CLO Magazine

Here is an example from an email I received: “Anyone who is involved in the business world is familiar with the concept of ROI. But when it comes to learning initiatives, gathering the necessary data to calculate ROI is difficult to put it mildly.” The writer goes on to say that learning initiatives implemented as an integral part of business strategy can be measured by the success of that strategy. There are several issues with the blog. Calculating ROI.

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Determining The ROI Of eLearning – Using Kirkpatrick’s Model Of Training Evaluation

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I outline how you can use the Kirkpatrick’s model of training evaluation to measure training effectiveness, its impact, and the ROI of eLearning. How To Determine The ROI Of eLearning. The measurement of ROI of eLearning needs an integrated approach that should begin during the Training Needs Analysis or TNA phase and should successively build up right up to the determination of its impact on business. Assessing the gain for business.

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Boost your eLearning ROI

eFront

In order to keep pace with the ever-changing market, organizations need to develop and implement best practices in their business strategy. The cost of the entire process challenges training managers to justify the training in terms of enhanced performance and measurable ROI. In this article, we will discuss some insider’s tips on how to tweak your eLearning program in order to improve your eLearning ROI. The post Boost your eLearning ROI appeared first on eFront Blog.

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How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

Whether it’s an investment in oneself, a business, another person, or a product, a quality return is always desired. Most business owners have financial perimeters they must work within, which explains why they tend to weigh investments more carefully than almost any other type of investor. The good news is that there are clear-cut answers to most questions regarding the confusing subject of ROI of eLearning. Does eLearning have a good ROI?

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Lessons from Marketers – Introducing a new short blog series

Unicorn Training

As marketers, we’re well-practised in educating businesses of all kinds about the need to determine what constitutes good ROI for them. This principle is the same when we talk about ROI in corporate learning. Once you lift the lid on the big question around ROI, there’s a lot to discuss.