Adopting e-Learning: Tips for reaping business benefits out of your elearning initiative


A latest study by leading corporate strategists Roland Berger reveals that while e-learning is being adopted more widely than ever, technology-enabled training solutions should suit the corporate culture and strategies to derive positive business results.

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State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

On the total number of employees, over 44% were from businesses 500 or less employees. ILT/Classroom mgt – again, you would think this is obvious, but I’m still seeing vendors struggling with this, especially with calendars and event management as a whole.

Training & Development: How sensible is it to outsource?

Origin Learning

Why should businesses look at outsourcing training and development? Faced with business situations and challenges periodically, learners in the organization were getting affected. also had a training calendar to help employees and partners plan their development schedules.

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

Calendar, schedule events where end users can see the events. This is due to some of these companies allowing various business units to purchase their own system OR they have one system for employees and one system for customers. Rather than be swayed by the big names, I’d focus on vendors who are like you, whether it is via your vertical or business type or even your size of business.

Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

Do you have a calendar whereas someone can click on the date and the seminars or webinars appear Or is it just a list of events (if you offer that)? . Rather, “partner&# is a dual revenue steam for the vendor and their partner – a business relationship deal. LMS vendor and content provider have a business relationship deal – so LMS vendor takes X percent and the remaining goes to the content vendor.

Sponsorships That Sell

Blue Sky eLearn

If you think about it, you both offer value, you both seek to be sustainable businesses, and you share a common target market. Not just any online learning portal will be attractive to prospective sponsors. Stagnating learning portals with dusty content will not earn sponsor dollars.

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Online Training and e-Learning for Companies


As organizations grow and scale across geographic bounds, offering online training to new and existing staff, as well as providing virtual meeting portals, generates great efficiency. Here are four ways that e-learning can provide your business a powerful competitive advantage.

Timing is Everything: Planning Your Compliance Training Communication Strategy

Interactive Services

Rather than implementing the initiative when everyone is extremely busy, consider planning the rollout for May, after tax season, when employees have had time to catch their breath. So, you’ve built a transformational compliance training program.

How To Use a WordPress LMS for Internal Training Websites in Big Companies and Governments with Brad Williams and Lisa Sabin-Wilson from WebDevStudios


Brad and Lisa emphasize the importance of having strong processes in your business to make it easier to function overall, especially as you grow and take on larger projects. Recently, I spend some time diving into the use cases and business cases of Learning Management Systems.

Zooming In on Purpose-Driven Microlearning

CLO Magazine

As most of the skills we cultivate in business are neither simple nor concrete, microlearning can only go so far as it is currently packaged. Content for Users About Business.

It’s raining features: TalentLMS 3.5 update lands on the Cloud


While it has always been a breeze to securely access your training portal through a TalentLMS subdomain (e.g. Behind the scenes, we leverage the excellent certificate service, to create, update and manage SSL certificates for your eLearning portals on the fly.

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How to Connect Training to a Company’s Digital Culture

Learning Wire

Integration projects will specifically require input from people coming from different sides of the business (Training manager/HR, Procurement officer, IT manager, etc.). The project’s challenge was to integrate the CrossKnowledge platform into PSA’s existing Sharepoint portal.

Wrapping up the year


TalentLMS is now over 32,000 learning portals strong and it grows at a pace of around 1,250 learning portals per month. eFront got integrated with Connections as well, the business social network platform from IBM.

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Wrapping up the year


TalentLMS is now over 32,000 learning portals strong and it grows at a pace of around 1,250 learning portals per month. eFront got integrated with Connections as well, the business social network platform from IBM.

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How to create an online course in TalentLMS


Use your username and password to log into your TalentLMS-based eLearning portal. The “Add Presentation/Document” page lets you upload and embed all major business file formats in your course. b) add a calendar event (e.g.,

Microsoft Project for the Thrifty Project Manager: 3 Free (or Almost-Free) Alternatives

Dashe & Thomson

As with many of the business-software applications Microsoft produces, Project contains a whole bunch of nuanced features that are cool and add to the “neat” factor, but which the average training-project PM probably won’t need very often. As a result, it works well for reviewing web-based training modules, learning portals, graphics, etc.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

CertPoint VLS Portals – but only to a laptop or CD Rom – so not a mobile device. Avatars, Image characters, backgrounds that are business or work oriented. Google Calendar. auto show up in their preferred e-mail calendar. I love the end of the year.

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What's really ready for prime time in corporate learning?


Once you recognize that your own use of mobile is more around notes, navigation, calendar, contacts, pictures, and more, not courses, you can start to explore the possibilities. Portals are inherent in most IT installations, and again mobile access is now commonplace.

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


Let’s take an example of a common business application – Google for Business. Further, due to the API-economy, the ability to create add-ons to the Google for Business apps have created a new ecosystem of companies that do one super-specific thing very well.

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


Let’s take an example of a common business application – Google for Business. Further, due to the API-economy, the ability to create add-ons to the Google for Business apps have created a new ecosystem of companies that do one super-specific thing very well.

Congratulations to the finalists of the 2016 Moxie Awards!


To see which companies will take home one of our coveted Moxies, mark your calendars for June 16, and we’ll meet you at Morgan Manufacturing. months since launch, members have gone to 3,300 classes, and we’ve generated $30,000 in revenue for local businesses.

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8 LMS Requirements For Corporate Training


The phenomenon is only going to grow from here as, online learning’s proven flexibility, effectiveness and lower TCO have businesses increasingly adopting corporate eLearning solutions or expanding their already existing LMS-based corporate learning and development programs.

Psst. You wanna buy some features?

eLearning 24-7

Integrate with web based e-mail calendars – Gmail and Hotmail. Parental portal, student portal, teacher portal (education systems). Multi-tenet, multi-portal and extended enterprise (basically it is all the same thing). In my latest LMS directory with 425 vendors (yes, we lost some in the past month – either by switching to another business line “common”, folding or being purchased by someone else), the numbers are surprising.

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms Part 2


An LMS like LearnUpon can send ILT invitations with an attached iCAL invite so that your learners can place the session on their own, external calendar. It allows you to scale the service with your growth as a business.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


Here at LearnUpon, we’re all about helping businesses better understand eLearning so they can get better results from their training. By furthering their success, you are, in turn, facilitating the success of your business. Learning Portal.

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

The growing number of businesses leaving Microsoft Outlook to Internet e-mail is amazing. On the Go – mobile access to documents, files, business presentations regardless of your location – instant access. Boosts mobile learning value, social learning (P2P is a form of social media) and removes the browser issue for many businesses (i.e Feature set is rich – think of the possibilities, even with a learning management or learning portal system.


Product Review: BlueVolt

eLearning 24-7

Ability to offer ads for products or ads to specific sections for folks to visit – for each child (sub-portal) - yes – every child can be skinned to look a different way then the parent. Event calendar/event features.

Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K

eLearning 24-7

In my experience, small businesses (500 or less users) are the ideal audience for a low cost system. This does not mean that anyone who has more than 5,000 users should be a system in the low cost mode, but rather these systems are definitely suited to this business size. Feature sets include IDP, mentor page, class side view, parent portal, file repository, blog for each student, event mgt and lots lots more.

Improve Quality of Life With Virtual Learning

CLO Magazine

Further, a portion of Sodexo’s management workforce is usually on summer layoff status due to the academic calendar. Employees submitted profiles about how each business unit “makes every day a better day” for clients, customers and employees. As a blended learning environment with a variety of different learning opportunities, Sodexo’s VLE is not used as a portal for all corporate learning on its LMS. Designed to involve the organization’s 4,500 U.S.-based

Feature Funtastic! LMS Latest

eLearning 24-7

In other words, it looks just like your own main business web site, right down to the little minor items. Granted, the menu does not go to your business pages, rather the menu is now learner oriented, specifically for their courses, etc. And before you go, well we can have our home page – portal entry as a web site, that is been around for awhile. I can see how in K-12 and maybe HE a task list would work, and HE is debatable, but on the business side?

Top Tips from Unicorn Client Forum

Unicorn Training

In 2010 T&C was moved into L&D section to get away from the ‘tick box’ nature of compliance towards a more personal, professional and business development approach. For supervisors there is a ‘My advisors’ portal, where the supervisor can, with one click, get an immediate overview of outstanding T&C actions and event of their advisors. Valuable, sustainable and cost-effective learning is most important things – how do businesses evaluate return on learning?

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One Version of the Future

The Learning Circuits

When I logged onto my work portal this morning my tablet PC reminded me of the meeting with to do's from my supervisor's memo. My system also gives a list of requested initiatives from my notes for meetings with my business partners, industry benchmarking numbers for similar initiatives and a reminder that I never took the training for the forecasting component of our new financial software - with a link to the online training.

Latest E-Learning Trends – Some good, some bad

eLearning 24-7

After one quarter (for most companies) into the fiscal calendar year, it is time to see what the future holds in our space. This isn’t the case with a LMS product geared to small business or associations, for example, who land a large client or two, and then say to themselves – ah, we can compete, so lets focus on that. I believed and still do, that the business approach of OpenSesame was going to be the long term winner.

#29 to #11 Learning Systems for 2019

eLearning 24-7

Multi-tenant is doable, although they charge for additional portals, past the first one (a minus IMO). I wish their calendar offered different views including grids, but that is on the roadmap for 2019. BI stands for business intelligence. .

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

crw Another source of major eLearning conferences is: Tom King's eLearning Google Calendar. link] cfp_edu.htm January 5-8, 2009 College Teaching and Learning Conference and Applied Business Research Conference sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research, Oahu, Hawaii, USA. link] conferences/index.cfm February 20, 2009 Digital Technologies in Language Education Symposium , 3 rd , Nagoya University of Commerce and Business, Japan.