How to Create a SCORM Compliant Course on a Budget?

Hurix Digital

SCORM stands for ‘Shareable Content Object Reference Model.’ Creating a SCORM Compliant Course on a Budget. Now that you know how SCORM works and what it is, here are a few ways you can make your courses SCORM-compliant on a budget.

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Launching a Mobility Program? Beware of the Adoption Chasm

Inkling

A recent report from Constellation Research found that while nearly 50% of organizations surveyed listed improved communication, enhanced collaboration, and increased productivity as the most important results of a mobile program, only a third reported achieving these goals. Here’s a look from our latest eBook on how to create a mobility program your employees will love: What causes the adoption chasm? ” The post Launching a Mobility Program? Field Reference

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Interactivity on a Budget

Bottom-Line Performance

When many people hear the phrase “interactive” in reference to e-learning, the graphic that comes to mind may be a dollar sign. Shelby Watts and I have developed a presentation on Interactivity on a Budget , which will be offered as an LOL Live Webinar next week (yes, it is a shameless plug. The back end programming that makes the page work doesn’t have to change at all. That’s the “on a budget&# part, since reuse saves so much time and effort.) .

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7-Steps to Creating a Mentor / Coaching Program – Step One: What Are Your Goals?

Your Training Edge

In today’s tough economy, training budgets have been cut and formal training programs are probably reduced. One way to maximize the budget, train and mentor people on the job, and to create leadership is through the implementation of a coaching or mentor program. The first step in the creation and implementation of a coaching program is to determine your goals. First, as we have discussed, you should decide if the program is to be formal or informal.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

be referred back to at any time. refer to the assets and features your learners see and use as they navigate your courses. large budgets. reason why 80 percent of all IT budgets. world • Huge savings on IT resources (freeing up budget. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Now, the really fun part begins – sharing the good news with your members and getting them excited about your association’s eLearning programs. Here are 5 creative ways to market your eLearning on a budget: 1. Tips for using gamification to market your eLearning – Create a contest of sorts; it doesn’t have to be anything elaborate and if you don’t have the budget, actual “prizes” are not even necessary.

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Training Mojo: Stretching Your Training Dollar by Mixing Internal and External Tools and Programs

Your Training Edge

Summary: You can stretch your training dollar by carefully analyzing and choosing both internal and external tools and programs. Training departments should always maintain a certain budget-consciousness – in both good and not-so-good financial circumstances. You can stretch your budget by examining needs and being aware that a mix of external and internal resources are available. What about your current programs?

How an Online Employee Training Program Can Revolutionize Your Training

WalkMe Training Station

You need a good employee training program to get your new employees started with the right skills and the right expectations. You also need a good training program for when you want your employees to learn new skills or to adopt new processes within your organization. Whether you want to develop your own training program or use one that is already commercial available, you should consider an online employee training program.

7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

You will need some sort of portal to put your courses into, which is commonly referred to as a Learning Management System or LMS. Who’s going to run the program? You’ve decided that it’s time to move your courses online.

6 Steps to Start Making a Video Tutorial Program

TechSmith Camtasia

Creating a video tutorial series is a great go-to strategy for any training program and when done right, it creates a more manageable learning experience, with content that’s easily reusable. To get started, check out our six steps to start making a video tutorial program. #1

State of the Front-Line Manager

reference resources. program, then chances are you will have. their leadership programs provided. development program, it may well be. State of the. Front-Line Manager Management and Supervisory Skills Development Contents 2 Contents. 6 The Next Step: Bridging the.

Action Mapping With a Twist: A Tool for Budgeting E-Learning Development

E-learning Uncovered

For our purposes, this goal is to complete an e-learning project (on budget). For storyboard writing, this may include speaking with subject-matter experts and reviewing content and reference materials.

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6 Steps to Start Making a Video Tutorial Program

TechSmith Camtasia

Creating a video tutorial series is a great go-to strategy for any training program. To get started, check out our six steps to start making a video tutorial program. #1 With your audience established, you’re next big task is to identify how your audience uses your program.

9 Ways to Recruit Affiliates for Your Affiliate Program

LearnDash

If you aren’t familiar with the concept, affiliates are independent marketers who refer your course to learners, and usually receive some kind of commission in return. It is relatively easy to start an affiliate program for your course, but that doesn’t mean any affiliates will sign up to work with you. Create a page on your website dedicated to your affiliate program, and have it be the hub of your marketing programs.

Measuring Your Association’s eLearning ROI

Association eLearning

Likewise, it’s always important to know whether your programs are working and how they can be improved – to lower costs, drive member recruitment and retention, and ultimately add value to your association.

Top Tips to Guarantee a Successful eLearning Program Launch (Part 3)

Litmos

As I discussed in Parts 1 and 2 of this blog series , I presented a webinar with Litmos recently that outlined my top ten tips to guarantee a successful eLearning program launch. Many eLearning programs kick-off with a small budget.

Top 10 Training Metrics

Your Training Edge

Is it time for you to measure the effectiveness of your training programs? If you are a training manager or company stakeholder looking for ways to measure the effectiveness of your programs, these ten metrics are a great place to start. When you measure training success this way, higher retention points to a successful training program. If training is heavily geared toward a sales or customer service force, an effective program will eventually increase sales numbers.

People Development: Stop Spending, Start Thinking

CLO Magazine

During the 2007 financial crisis, consulting and coaching clients often asked me: “Could we deliver similar value this year from half of the budget?” I often quoted the advertising adage that says that half your budget is always wasted, but you cannot be sure which half.

Building a Corporate University: Maintenance

Your Training Edge

It’s never too early to look at the maintenance of the University and its programs, so let’s decide which areas should have your focus. The first area you should look at is the evaluation of the learning programs themselves. Your evaluation of the programs should start at the basic level, with immediate reaction surveys. In order to get a true idea of how the learning programs are adapted on the job, you’ll need to evaluate further down the line.

How to Sponsor and Retain Managers in MBA Programs

CLO Magazine

It may cost some money upfront, but with the right support and retention efforts, sponsoring employee MBA programs could more than justify the investment. Imagine a scenario in which an employee wants to upgrade her skill set, so she enrolls in an executive MBA program. Her employer sees the value in bolstering her leadership abilities, reimburses her for courses taken, and provides formal and informal support as she juggles the job and her academic program.

Training Mojo: How to Measure Your Training Department

Your Training Edge

This measurement method is often referred to as a “smile sheet” – a quick measurement that may take into account the fact that the class is still smiling. Are they using the product information and quick reference guides that were delivered in class? Create a few questions that explore how the population feels about the training department, its programs, its image, and even its instructors. Finally, you can measure your department based on budget.

Q&A with Nicole Tarasoff

Interactive Services

Currently, Nicole is a senior compliance manager on LinkedIn’s small but mighty Global Compliance & Integrity team, where she spearheads the company’s compliance training and program build, communications, and culture initiatives.

How to Get Your Association to Support Staff’s Professional Development

WBT Systems

Sometimes departmental budgets only provide professional development resources for senior-level staff. Review position descriptions at your association (including your own position) and at other associations to decide which skills and knowledge you need to: Take your association’s educational programs, program management, or program marketing to the next level. Find testimonials or references from others who have taken the same program.

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

Dashe & Thomson

by Michael on March 7, 2011 in blended learning If you still believe that “classroom learning is the best learning” for your training and learning programs, I have some news for you.

The ABCs of Choosing the Right LMS

Overnite Software

Choosing the right LMS for your company’s training program might seem overwhelming, but we can help take some of the anxiety and guesswork out of the decision for you. Too often, training is not considered a priority and left as a back-burner budget item.

How Live Webinars Can Help in Running Interactive Online Courses

Academy of Mine

A live webinar is an internet based interactive program where a presenter can reach out to specific audience through his electronic devices such as PC, tablet, smartphones, etc. These sessions can be within budget, special, live and quicker and easier to understand.

Challenges and Solutions of creating e-Learning Solutions for an Enterprise-Wide Global Audience

G-Cube

Global e-learning programs can help companies drastically cut travel and employees’ training costs, as well as improve efficiency while retaining a uniform international company culture. It is important to have clear expectations of technical solutions for e-learning programs.

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Starter Content For Your Courses

LearnDash

Private label rights (PLR) refers to products that you can use to create your own content. It is a great way to start creating your online course or learning program. If you have the budget for this then by all means you should pursue those avenues.

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Expert Roundup: Top Tips on Associations, eLearning, and Technology

Blue Sky eLearn

Even though associations may not be required to follow ADA guidelines for their eLearning programs, accessible design will improve their educational material. Survey your membership and specifically those who attend your eLearning programs to provide relevant learning experiences.

Expert Roundup: Top Tips on Associations, eLearning, and Technology

Blue Sky eLearn

Even though associations may not be required to follow ADA guidelines for their eLearning programs, accessible design will improve their educational material. Survey your membership and specifically those who attend your eLearning programs to provide relevant learning experiences.

The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI

mLevel

When I ask the question of how they measure the success of their programs, ROI (Return on Investment) are three letters that are not often heard. This technology was built to manage and measure the delivery of learning programs across the organization and it does this job very well. When the LMS first hit the market, it was built to support SCORM (Shareable Content Object Reference Model, or a set of technical standards for e-learning software products) as a measurement tool.

Building a Corporate University: Marketing and Promotion

Your Training Edge

This furthers the look and feel and ensures that when someone in the organization uses an online reference, a quick reference card, or a course manual, they know they are accessing the University’s knowledge base.

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8 EdTech Trends You Should Know

LearnDash

There are constantly new apps and programs being developed – all of which with their own unique benefit. Bring Your Own Device programs (BYOD) opens up more opportunities for students to leverage new apps within the classroom. It also helps school districts with tight budgets.

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3 Practical Ways to Lower the Cost of Employee Training

TOPYX LMS

No company can be successful without an effective, ongoing employee training program in place. Employee training/leadership and development programs were cut from many companies’ budgets in order to preserve funds.

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How to build effective sales training for high attrition teams?

QuoDeck

Here are some insights to building effective sales training programs in a high-attrition environment. With the amount that companies spend to train these teams every year, ROI for these spends can steadily decline unless managed carefully and through effective sales training programs.