Learning Events: 10 Ways to Level Up Your Content Programming

Talented Learning

Historically, associations built educational content programming around live location-based events. And with the arrival of innovative virtual learning technologies like live streaming and webcasting, many associations are racing to offer continuing education in a variety of new forms.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 1: Assessment

Your Training Edge

Building an effective e-learning program is a seven-step process. So if you’re new to e-learning, wipe your mind clean while we discuss the seven steps of creating an effective e-learning program. Do they have exposure to computers and computer programs every day?

6 Steps to Printing Money at Your Association with eLearning

Association eLearning

And how can associations generate a new, profitable revenue stream AND create higher member engagement? How to successfully market their programs. • How to build a “hands-free” program that even small staffs can manage.

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.

Long Live Your Education Sessions: How To Repurpose, Repackage and Reuse your Training Materials

Association eLearning

These new learning styles are incredible opportunities for your association to create new income streams. They are hosting conferences with no video camera in the room capturing what could be an incredible income stream for their association.

How to Be Ready for Your Big Budget Increase


You are in your CEO’s office and she says to you, “I am happy to increase your training budget next year. Second, cost is not a main factor in determining whether to invest in a training program. Target Your Budget to CEO Priorities. Is your budget increasing?

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

It’s software that organizes, administers, and tracks online training programs and certifications. Online training programs are often called eLearning. People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS).

It’s Showtime! How to Enhance Conference Learning With Online Video

Talented Learning

Fortunately, you don’t need Steven Spielberg’s talent or the budget of a Hollywood blockbuster. If not, consider ideas like these to improve your educational programming while injecting more personality into your conference marketing: 1) Crowdsource Your Agenda.

How Can Associations Improve Member Education? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

In this environment, you’d think associations would be bursting at the seams with participants in member education programs. So, at a time when member education programs should be thriving, many have been losing ground. We have a tight tech budget.

eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

In blended learning , asynchronous and synchronous learning elements are being combined as part of one training program. For example, part of the training program is an in-person seminar or event. Do you plan to sell your programs directly from your course hosting platform?

Podcast 19: Customer Education 101 – With Dave Derington of Azuqua

Talented Learning

EPISODE 19 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: On our previous episode , we talked about the increasing popularity of customer success programs among high-growth companies – especially software-as-a-service (SaaS) vendors. It sounds mostly like webinars and live streaming.

Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Some advantages of doing so: Help employees who couldn’t attend the training programs – who were sick or travelling and geographically spread employees. You should therefore have a streaming server apart from the normal server for the continuous streaming of videos.

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


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.

The Impact of Declining Enrollments

Beyond Campus Innovations

Operating under lean budgets, universities are rethinking how and who they recruit, as well as what to do with the assets they have. For those still open, but struggling, the impact of lower enrollment, less tuition and lean budgets requires a new way of thinking and fast. Strategies you’d expect, like lowering tuition, reducing staff and faculty, cutting unpopular programs and maximizing financial aid offerings are being seen across the country.

Using Explainer Videos in Programmatic Ad Campaigns


Simply stated: programmatic ad campaigns involve automated bidding on ads in real time with a predefined target group for a specific context and a set budget. Videos can also be out-stream, those that are shown on the website you are browsing through.

Make the Case for A Multimedia Solution At Your Company


A multimedia solution is quickly becoming the norm for thriving organizations with 93% of teams seeing a video as essential to communication and 67% of respondents planning to increase their video budget according to a leading internal communication research and training organization.

How a Low Cost LMS for CME Costs You More in the Long Run


That’s because unlike a great deal from a retailer, the value offered by software is contained in its features: if it isn’t there on the day your program launches, then you’ll end up paying for it many times over as your program grows. Your LMS is the engine of your program’s success.

How to Get Better Funding with Your Existing CME Data


Looking to get better funding for your CME program? The key may be hidden in your existing program data. Many CME directors don’t realize the importance of their data to efforts to get better funding for their CME programs. Highlight your CME program’s unique value proposition.

How to Sell Online Courses from your own website – You Should Know


Even to teach Microsoft Excel and SQL programming to business and sales analysts. Cash flow and capital budgeting Excel templates. Don’t get me wrong – Technical programming skills are not required. Adaptive Streaming. Another impressive feature of this e-learning software is adaptive streaming. Based on bandwidth, Pinlearn streams a scaled version. CDN Based Streaming. Run affiliate programs, and find affiliates for your courses.

Preventing Expensive Risks of a Low-Cost LMS Software for CME


It also means that your organization will have to be okay with providing a featureless educational experience to your members—a state of affairs that will only deteriorate as your program expands. How an LMS handles data is critical to the success of your CME program.

Lincoln Financial’s Screen Test

CLO Magazine

We saw a lot of change taking place in our industry, but we had a very limited budget for training and development across the company,” said Jen Warne, senior vice president of talent and human resources. Fisk isn’t the only one impacted by the program.

LMS – Does One Size Fit All?

Hurix Digital

It is important to keep in mind that one size does not fit all, and to decide on the best LMS for your organization, it is important that you define your goals, your budget, your return on investment (ROI), your IT resources and your end-users. Set the Budget: While some LMS solutions do not have a licensing fee, their implementation involves a range of costs including installation, configuration, training, support, and maintenance.

11 Custom Learning Trends in 2018

Enyota Learning

2017 witnessed reinvention of various learning technologies and allocation of more budget and investments in eLearning programs, learning management systems, and various educational tools for training employees.

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Why HR Must Embrace the Consumerization of Learning


Imagine a large organization with a $25 million training budget. It’s not that training budgets are a waste of time. The use of streaming and smartphones just year-on-year is double-digit increases. . Why User Experience is Critical for Effective Corporate Learning Programs.

Observations from the Unconference: Near Future of Learning in Australia

Connect Thinking

Unfortunately I did miss the final 2 hours of the program, and so I did not hear the synthesis session. Each were facilitated, and I only went to 3 of the 20 streams. For my streams, by the time the facilitator introduced the topic and gave us their opinion about it (which I didn’t expect at an unconference), 10 minutes had passed. We cannot expect critical thinking of the topics raised at each stream in 20 minutes.

Developing Training With What You Carry In Your Pocket

Training Industry

What Role Does Technology Play Technology advancements have certainly paved the way for this extended use of video in educational programs. Improved compression, wider access to broad band connections and other technological advances have made it much easier for video content to be streamed over internet and consumed by the public. This research can easily cause one to draw the conclusion that video must be incorporated in order for training programs to be as effective as possible.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

This has opened the door for small and medium-sized buyers to invest learning platforms to support education programs for employees, channel partners, customers and other external audiences. As more organizations enjoy measurable business impact from these programs, demand should accelerate.

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Part II : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?


In subsequent posts, we will dig deeper into strategic initiatives that can take your program to the next level of driving measurable business improvement. So does that mean you are stuck with a newly fixed expense of conversion that adds no value to your program – maybe?

The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind


Cabbies go through a rigorous training program called “the Knowledge” to prepare for their test. As learning professionals, we’re often tasked with making the case for a travel budget to support our training programs. “ The shoemaker’s children always go barefoot.” – Proverb.

4 Good Reasons to Take Your In-Person Learning Events Online for Your Members


Here are four good reasons to take your in-person learning experience online: Expand your reach – Meet the needs of more of your members, offering an alternative to onsite events for those whose schedule, budget, learning preferences, or other factors would prevent them from attending an in-person event. Get more bang for your buck – Stretch your onsite content further by repurposing it online – through live streaming your onsite event or offering it on-demand after the event.

A Meeting Platform to Deliver Webinars? Not so Fast!


Budgets are tight, time is limited, and perhaps a platform such as Adobe Connect or GoToWebinar meets your organization’s immediate needs. Give yourself room to grow your learning program.

6 advantages of online training


Learning and development is essential yet often finds itself the subject of scrutiny when budget cuts are on the table. It is obvious that implementing an e-learning program has some initial costs. The business world is constantly changing, along with markets and employee dynamics.

What Factors Are Shaping the LMS Market? 2018 Learning Systems FAQ

Talented Learning

Today we see companies of all sizes delivering customized educational programs to employees as well as external audiences – all from the same scalable learning platform. Training organizations that actively measure, predict and improve never have a lack of budget or organizational support.

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LMS – Does One Size Fit All?

Hurix Digital

It is important to keep in mind that one size does not fit all, and to decide on the best LMS for your organization, it is important that you define your goals, your budget, your return on investment (ROI), your IT resources and your end-users. Set the Budget: While some LMS solutions do not have a licensing fee, their implementation involves a range of costs including installation, configuration, training, support, and maintenance.

How to Record Google Hangout Video Calls

TechSmith Camtasia

Time, distance, and budget constraints make it nearly impossible to visit everyone in person. First, be mindful that it takes a lot of computer processing power to record video and run programs like Google Hangouts at the same time.

Strengthen your Online Brand Presence with E-Learning


It is important to find the best ratio between your budget and needs and thus proceed. Think about live-streaming videos on YouTube, for example. . Online presence is a must for each and every company that wants to have a greater outreach and better positioning in our digital world.

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Talented Learning’s Greatest Hits: 2017 Edition

Talented Learning

We’re not exactly poetic, but we do create a stream of carefully crafted written content. What’s the fastest path between you and an LMS that will elevate your learning programs? What budget parameters makes sense?