Competency-Based Learning: How to Bridge the Skills-Gap

Association eLearning

Competency-Based Learning: How to Bridge the Skills-Gap was originally published in the IACET blog as a guest post by Digitec President Jack McGrath. The skills-gap issue is growing more critical in the U.S., The Skills-Gap Crisis. How bad is the skills-gap problem?

Bridge the Skills-Gap with Competency Based Learning

Association eLearning

What can I do? How do I advance in my career when I’m barely qualified for an entry level job in my field even though I have a degree? Who are your potential members and what do they want? How do I know? So how do you do it?

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Everything You Should Know About Agile eLearning Before Investing

Your Training Edge

Agile eLearning is a critical attribute in today’s learning that has been greatly enhanced through technology. In agile eLearning , the content of a given course is created by use of short and iterative cycles that are usually referred to as sprint. Development of Agile Best Practices.

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The Client’s Critical Role in Custom Elearning Development

The Learning Dispatch

Recently I was asked about common issues for our clients to be aware of when contracting for custom elearning. So how do we get there? Three Stages All Custom Elearning Projects Go Through. At its most basic level, creating custom elearning involves three stages: 1.

5 Practical Tips To Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development

EI Design

Over the last two decades, organizations have seen tremendous value in outsourcing corporate eLearning development. Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development. eLearning has the potential to reduce the combined cost by as much as 70%.

How Do Associations Drive Lifelong Learning? It Depends

Talented Learning

They all want to help members develop valuable knowledge and skills throughout their careers. Do a stellar job of educating their members, and. So part of our strategy is to continuously develop new programs to keep members interested and coming back. What are their peers doing?

Connect learning to the business: Learning objectives and action mapping

Challenge to Learn

I will present about: Supporting business objectives with better learning objectives. There is a lot of discussion on the relevance of formal eLearning. The role of the formal eLearning courses in these developments is often seen as minimal or is not present at all.

How to Create an eLearning Organization Business Model

eFront

With most economies quickly moving towards knowledge-resourced survival strategies, eLearning is the most sought-after knowledge management pedagogy. We see a plethora of eLearning organizations springing up to respond to these needs. Simply apply our strategy to your eLearning venture.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

This “Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning” provides practical steps for ensuring your online training fosters a welcoming experience for all of your learners, whether they are team members, clients, or the public. . Training managers have a lot to do. What can we do?

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

This “Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning” provides practical steps for ensuring your online training fosters a welcoming experience for all of your learners, whether they are team members, clients, or the public. . Training managers have a lot to do. What can we do?

Getting Started with Accessible Elearning and 2018 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference Takeaways

The Learning Dispatch

Where do I start? Being partially accessible is better than not being accessible at all.” – Kevin Gumienny on getting started with accessible elearning. Most government agencies and educational organizations are required to make all their online content accessible, including elearning.

Convert Training to Online

Experiencing eLearning

Ask, “Do employees know how to do the task?” Use training to address skill gaps, not for other problems. Once you know the type of problem, you can align your solution to that problem. What is the business problem we are trying to solve with this training?

Things You Must Consider Before Selecting an eLearning Company

Hurix Digital

As the world goes digital, enterprises and educational institutions are increasingly taking the eLearning route to fulfil their learning and training objectives. The next step is to identify the right eLearning company that can help you achieve your goals.

Are you using your Intellectual Assets: Re-defining eLearning

TalentLMS

They are the main “know how” individuals, whose loss (as in brain drain in the form of a resignation) would prove fatal to an area of your business. How do you determine your main business processes and measure the extent to which experts effect their operations?

How to Use Storytelling in Training with Anna Sabramowicz

Convergence Training

We always enjoy an opportunity to talk about learning and developing materials to help people learn. And we always enjoy the opportunity to talk about using storytelling and scenarios to do that. And it’s like, they’re just humans trying to do their job really well.

ADDIE isn't dead; how can it be?

Integrated Learnings

As a reminder, ADDIE stands for Analyze, Design, Develop, Implement, and Evaluate. Most of us have seen business sponsors' eyes glaze over when full project plans are introduced. Sometimes the business need warrants a more formal model approach; other times rushing to production is a necessity. And models such as ADDIE help us do so. Just about everything we do and every model we might use fits within one of the phases of ADDIE. Develop and Implement.

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Introducing eBridge: An Online Review And Collaboration Tool To Optimize eLearning Course Development

EI Design

All of us who are in the business of custom eLearning development are aware of its increasing complexity and the intrinsic need to have an agile process to keep pace with increasing customer expectations. It is more than an online eLearning review tool. Want to know more?

Training Delivery Methods: 7 Tips to Get Started

KMI Learning

Online training, computer –based training, eLearning or whatever you wish to name it has many advantages. It provides simultaneous delivery across business units and regions. Where do you start? What business objectives are driving this initiative?

Keeping with Your KPIs: eLearning Sales Training

TalentLMS

When designing an eLearning course to boost your client’s sales performance, what is the first step that comes to your mind? How do I create training to teach them to sell better? We are dreading, most instruction designers (ID) and eLearning developers have selected option A.

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The 5-step elearning content development process

Elucidat

Want a foolproof elearning content development process that delivers great results, every time? We’ve learned from the wins and war stories of hundreds of learning teams and boiled this down to five key steps for producing effective elearning. It’s about being business-minded.

Action Mapping for ELearning

eFront

Ever wondered why the best laid plans for eLearning go awry? This is despite the good scores they achieve in your eLearning courses. Sure enough, you developed entertaining content, complete with game-show style quizzes. Change is the actual reason behind eLearning.

Retaining Your Company’s Knowledge through eLearning

TalentLMS

As a business organization, operating to improve and diversify assets, you may be wondering how on earth did an asset become: A. As with any business activity or process, we go back to your organization’s goals. But where do these wonderful adjectives exist?

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

Dreams do come true, kids. We know that with great power comes great responsibility. Being an eLearning Rockstar is more than just having flashy design with a whiz-bang quiz at the end. In this session, you will learn: To create responsive eLearning content.

Closing Out 2014 With Learning Reflection

Nick Leffler

I did have a large gap in posting of over a month but I will make it a goal next year to not let that happen again. Beyond mobile performance support, I think there’s a clear message everywhere that everyone should be doing everything they can to simplify everyone else’s job.

How to Choose the Right Course-Authoring Tool

TalentLMS

What have you planned about the eLearning development? We are helping you to match your course development needs with the features available in popular course authoring tools. Determine your objective ELearning courses are designed according to the course objectives.

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

technologies into our training programs, but rarely do we find a client that wants to create a robust learning environment comprised of both formal and informal components. The figure was highest among large businesses, 42% of which spent money on informal learning during the year.

Curate versus Create: Making Sense of Off The Shelf

Litmos

There’s a role for eLearning courses. However, one question to be addressed before that is: when should we use asynchronous eLearning? Developing or purchasing a course only makes sense under certain circumstances. There is a persistent belief that all learning has to be in the head, but it turns out to be really hard to get knowledge reliably in the head (and when we do it’s really a time for tarted-up ‘drill and kill’, which is not really a ‘course’). eLearning

12 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 26

Upside Learning

For Small Businesses, Work Is Increasingly Mobile (And It Pays). What’s interesting is the pace at which they appear to be doing so. Know how small businesses are harnessing mobile technologies for carrying out their work. Know more.

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Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

Since the birth of elearning, a pair of innovative software giants have carved out their place as industry favorites: Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate. With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content. Overcoming the authoring skills gap.

7 Ways To Use LMS Metrics To Create More Targeted eLearning Resources

TalentLMS

In this article, we’ll share seven tips to transform LMS metrics into a targeted plan of eLearning action. The analytics gathered by our phones, apps, and browsers help big business, but they help us too. eLearning Assessment Results. eLearning Assessment Results.

Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development: Ultimate Cheat Sheet

EI Design

Outsourcing of eLearning content development has been there for a few decades. However, there are several challenges that are inherent to outsourcing eLearning content development. Here is how to evaluate the right partner to outsource your eLearning content development.

How to Find Free PowerPoint E-Learning Templates

Rapid eLearning

And then many organizations force draconian template rules on all elearning courses, regardless of their purpose. Of course this was disastrous when it came to some of our elearning courses. A good template can fill in the gaps for the novice elearning developer.

Sales eLearning – 21 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

I was asked about approaches for eLearning for Sales People. I’ve had quite a bit of experience with this and actually one of my very first projects was creating a pretty incredible eLearning solutions for Lexus sales people. Of course, it’s such a big topic that I decided to cheat and quickly point the person to eLearning Learning and particular to eLearning Sales , eLearning Sales Metrics , Sales eLearning Case Studies , and Sales Performance Support.

Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development: Ultimate Cheat Sheet

Adobe Captivate

Outsourcing of eLearning content development has been there for a few decades. It enables the Learning and Development teams to focus on the next level of tasks including strategic planning, determining ways to measure the effectiveness of learning, analyzing program usage, and exploration on what more is possible. However, there are several challenges that are inherent to outsourcing eLearning content development. Focus on custom eLearning development.

Visual Design Tips from the eLearning Coach

eLearningArt

I had the great pleasure of interviewing Connie Malamed, the “eLearning Coach.” Connie runs a fabulous eLearning website and newsletter , and is the author of Visual Design Solutions , the highly rated and reviewed book on visual design for eLearning professionals.