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Extended Enterprise Compliance: Mapping the Ecosystem

Talented Learning

In fact, the total cost of weak contractor compliance management is much more than just penalty fees – especially when noncompliance leads to extremely expensive operational disruptions or delays. The opportunity cost can easily total hundreds of thousands of dollars a day.

The NEXT Big Thing in eLearning

eLearning Alchemy

The short answer is quality. The result is a smorgasbord of low-quality eLearning. Entrepreneurs quickly saw the potential for profit and course libraries like Lynda.com , CBT Nuggets , and Skillsoft sprung up with massive content offerings. In the race to have “some of everything,” many MOOC providers have opened their doors to “eLearning fast-food” – cheap, low-quality, and mass-produced with no educational value. Cost Savings.

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Growing From Knowledge-Based to Performance-Driven Learning

mLevel

I’ve found it’s not lack of expertise to create performance-based learning; it’s most often due to environmental constraints that make it rarely possible to do so: TIME: The business served by L&D demands (and deserves!) BUDGET: Closely tied to the resource constraint is the budget Whether learning initiatives are funded centrally by L&D or directly by the line of business, there are too many learning requirements and too few available dollars.

Time for Change: MOOCs and Learning Technology

CLO Magazine

These new businesses started developing expert-led courses that cover typical university or college-level topics like introduction to computer science, psychology, history and many more. The demand for MOOCs stems from an enormous appetite for branded, high-quality education among students around the world who cannot afford expensive private education. Companies such as Blackboard, CBT Systems — now Skillsoft — Saba and Docent were born.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. Skillsoft (2018), ‘Storytelling in Video–based Leadership Training and Development’ 4. invest time and money in high-quality video. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. learning on business outcomes.

What you need 2 know: 3rd Party Content

eLearning 24-7

Then – Client contacts their new LMS vendor or current one, says they need courses in Business, Safety, Software. Some may be free (TED) or some MOOCs, others are fee-based (Skillsoft, Skill Pill, Harvard Business, etc.). . Then: Quality was mixed. If you want to have it in your business, they sell there too, but they do a lot of business direct to consumer. Which works well with partnerships with other learning systems, or direct to businesses.

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Free learning & development webinars for September 2020

Limestone Learning

It’s a busy time of year, even during normal times. Adaptable to both formal and informal virtual learning needs, video helps your team increase training quality, engagement, speed and effectiveness — all while significantly lowering program costs.

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Learning Audiences Are Not Created Equal: Employees vs. Extended Enterprise

Talented Learning

Now, businesses large and small are expanding their internal training programs to serve the serve the needs of learning audiences outside of organizational walls. ” Their education and experience is focused on instructional design, learning theory, content quality, and training efficiency. But extended enterprise business decision makers can’t afford to wait. Are training revenues the lifeblood of your business?

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

While following these stories of digital transformation, we’ve discovered many valuable tools and services that are available at no cost in response to Covid-19. 3) Learning and Business Services. 6) Business Continuity and Management Resources. We’ll update it whenever we find other relevant no-cost resources. The enterprise version of this innovative mobile course, coach and cheat-sheet app is available at no cost through June 2020.

Free L&D webinars for January 2018

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, January 9, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Connecting Compliance to Business Strategy (Free for ATD members) Are your compliance training programs strategic and aligned to business, or simply an obligatory duty with a check-the-box mentality? When compliance is not integrated into your business system and culture, the outcomes are clear. Consequences include risk of legal action, significant costs in penalties, damage to brand reputation, and more.

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

As accessibility consultant Ryan Stunk and product designer Joe Lonsky noted , the cost of fixing a bug increases from 1´ in design, to 6.5´ Bill Tyler, digital accessibility engineer at Optum Technology, favors a role-based approach , where testing rests with the appropriate decision-making role instead of the quality assurance team (which usually enters at the end of the development process). A week at the CSUN Assistive Technology conference in San Diego leaves the mind reeling.

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

As accessibility consultant Ryan Strunk and product designer Joe Lonsky noted , the cost of fixing a bug increases from 1´ in design, to 6.5´ Bill Tyler, digital accessibility engineer at Optum Technology, favors a role-based approach , where testing rests with the appropriate decision-making role instead of the quality assurance team (which usually enters at the end of the development process). A week at the CSUN Assistive Technology conference in San Diego leaves the mind reeling.

State of the E-Learning Industry 2017

eLearning 24-7

3rd party courseware providers (ex: Skillsoft, Wiley). As a whole, business is being generated in all areas, how much is a different story – since it varies by market and by the vendor themselves. Analyticals and reporting (quality and quantity). I wish there was transparency on this, but in every release or announcement of this spin, there has yet to be mention that the 3rd party courses/content is not free, and a separate cost.

Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

Monday, June 4, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: The Well-Connected Employee: Networking Competencies That Foster Engagement, Collaboration, and Business Results (Free for ATD members) In a survey of 2,000 employees from many different organizations, only 20% said, “Yes, I have the network I need to get the job done.” Unconnected employees hurt your business when they fail to see the big picture, don’t know how to uncork bureaucratic bottlenecks, and don’t contribute to enterprise-wide results.

Free learning & development webinars for September 2017

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, Laura Rexford, director of value engineering at Skillsoft, will share three practices that have helped clients around the world get and maintain funding for e-learning projects. It is still harder to measure the learning that occurs and determine whether it’s helping the organization achieve business goals. It serves as the intra- and interpersonal skill that improves connection, quality, satisfaction, and patient outcomes.

Free learning & development webinars for August 2020

Limestone Learning

And when it all gets too confusing in the outdoor world, we have the great indoors and a packed menu of free webinars to keep us busy. In times of rapid change and a dispersed workforce, developing remote managers with high emotional intelligence and transferable leadership skills is critical to business success. You’ll get yourself out of the business of guessing what people mean and get your team sharply focused on the real results that you owe your own boss.

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2017 Talented Learning LMS Awards: Best of the Best

Talented Learning

In fact, there is no cost to participate and no way vendors can influence the outcome directly. We make it our business to understand all the nooks, crannies and niches that define the LMS landscape, as well as the innovators who are challenging industry norms. Many vendors have developed platforms focused on education and certification of internal and external sales personnel and business partners. It is the engine that powers training businesses of all types.

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