Those Savings from your Travel Budget? Time to Splurge on Customer Engagement


According to industry research, pre-COVID-19, 445 million business trips took place each year , creating a $251 billion industry, so it’s no surprise that travel often comes in as the second largest slice of the enterprise budget overall. . Gamification: From Fortnite to Firewalls.

Shifting from Trainer to Community Manager

Bottom-Line Performance

Profit margins are razor thin and the business landscape is more competitive than ever. As businesses, we must adapt or contract. Whether it’s a quick chat with a coworker in the office, a YouTube search for a how-to guide, or a visit to the user community for the software they are using, the ubiquity of quality information has raised our expectation for speed and ease of acquiring new information.

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An Introduction to the Enterprise Quiz Builder From ProProfs


This enables you to create, edit, and administer a large number of assessments tailored to your business’ needs. In this blog, we’ll talk about: How does an enterprise quiz maker help meet business goals? . How Does an Enterprise Quiz Maker Help Meet Business Goals?

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70:20:10 and user generated learning: no way!

Challenge to Learn

How many people will actually start creating content, how to control quality, will there be a good return on investment? SMEs and especially your top experts on certain topics will be busy. I’m afraid nothing in this world is a 100% secure but I truly do believe that our SaaS solution is more secure than most ‘behind the firewall’ solutions. Do you want to read more about User Generated Learning and some real life business cases?

Key benefits for managers when using a Learning Experience Platform


Here are some ways that Experiential learning can be used in your business to enhance communication and make management tasks easier and more efficient: Voice Conferencing with WebRTC – WebRTC-powered voice conferencing. Chat using enterprise capable VoIP conferencing allowing the widest access through firewalls and fallbacks offering support across a myriad of browsers and devices. Which allows for more security and steadiness as well as a better sound quality.

The 9-Point Checklist for Monthly WordPress Maintenance

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

But this can negatively impact SEO and our brand; or worse, we could lose out on business. Your website is an important asset when it comes to your business or brand and you can’t risk it. But at the same time, there is a constant threat of being attacked by hackers owing to the low-quality code these plugins might contain. Sucuri is a popular website security plugin that offers a firewall to protect your website against common threats.

10 Awesome Training Engagement Techniques from the Last Year

ThinkingKap Solutions

Firewall Policy Compliance eLearning. This course used our VR Conversations strategy to train complex firewall policies. Adding a professional look to your course will help others to take the overall quality seriously. What Made It Cool: An Integrated Business Case with Hands-On Practice and Role Play Activities. As we mentioned yesterday, it’s been a LONG time since we blogged, so it feels good to stretch our typing fingers and re-enter the interweb once again.

The Most PROVOCATIVE Shout-Outs From Today’s Learning Innovators


Instructional designers need to run, not walk, away from classroom-thinking and get to the point of providing short, quick business focused learning points that are easily accessible when and where our learners need them. Creating quality solutions that help people and solve the problems people have—that is the real challenge for everyone. ” – Cammy Bean in her interview here. No social learning, no informal learning, nothing about connecting learning to the business.



Adoption of Business App Stores within organizations to help employees work smarter. Opening up of learning content that is presently locked up behind firewalls or LMSs to enable access to learners for just-in-time learning or performance support. The emergence of more tool and consulting service providers to help clients integrate gamification into their business activities.

Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


As the Senior Partner of Bob Little Press & PR , you have been providing business-to-business public relations (PR) services to many organizations in the ‘learning’ and ‘learning technologies’ industry for years. Some run their businesses as lifestyle businesses, while others aim to grow the business to the point where it can be acquired by others. After 25 years in the business, I’m still learning things about PR.

How Video-Based Learning Impacts the Future of Corporate Training

Obsidian Learning

That’s what learners are used to, what they know is possible, what they expect…outside the corporate firewall. Inside the corporate firewall, it’s a different story. But the future is coming soon inside a firewall near you. . Learners today have a high tolerance for low-quality, guerrilla video for microlearning. Types of video used in corporate training include: “Real” video of people and equipment, from cell phone footage to professionally shot movie-quality footage.

How Micro-Learning Boosts “At the Moment Performance” - Tip #114

Vignettes Learning

Ed was probably busy, or taking his lunch or using his smartphone. It is a device that measures personal metrics including the number of steps taken, heart rate and sleep quality. In the case of Ed, do we allow workers to access YouTube references or do we still bar them from accessing such resources from our corporate firewalls? Harvard Business Review. At work, how many times in a day does someone ask you “How do you do this”? I bet several times.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

I tried to capture things down as they were said, here are my notes: Firewalls IP Privacy / Confidentiality Security Control over Quality of Information Strict Control Over Policies – Accuracy Liability / Discoverability / Compliance Change Management – Ready for It / Culture Management Take it Seriously – Away from Work Education of Management Lack of Resources – Mobile Devices Push Back from Workforce - Adoption This is a pretty good list of commonly cited barriers.

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Instructional designers need to run, not walk, away from classroom-thinking and get to the point of providing short, quick business focused learning points that are easily accessible when and where our learners need them. Creating quality solutions that help people and solve the problems people have—that is the real challenge for everyone. ” – Cammy Bean in her interview here. No social learning, no informal learning, nothing about connecting learning to the business.

10 Questions to Ask About Your Learners Before You Develop e.


You will want to know how your learners will access the course and anticipate any restrictions (firewall restrictions, for example). Even if you don’t have all the answers to the questions above, you can still make a quality guess and customize your content around those assessments. Social Learning and Social Business. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Community Forum. Products. Authoring Tools. Lectora Inspire.

Learning’s not in Kansas Anymore Toto *

Learning Cafe

Through a series of situations and events with Dorothy at the centre who helped them reflect, the Lion the Tin Man and the Scarecrow all discover they actually already possess the very qualities they believed they lack. We need something or someone helping us learn about ourselves, our businesses our competitors, our customers as we go. The greatest knowledge about our business is held in the experience of our people.

Creativity, Self-recording, presentations, Blogging, & PWLE

Big Dog, Little Dog

At 3M, A Struggle Between Efficiency And Creativity - Business Week. While Six Sigma was invented as a way to improve quality, its main value to corporations now clearly is its ability to save time and money. then shouldn't you make sure you provide these tools now rather than having tools adopted that are outside the firewall and personally owned where you will lose the content if the employee leaves?


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Unicorn Training

Don't provide content for anyone else's eLearning - what Unicorn produces is quality, engaging and better than everything else out there in terms of what it gives to learner in financial services space.All partners in FSTP have all held L&D budgets so experience in making budget go a long way, and what you need to do in terms of regulatory requirements. look at your fundamentals most can be addressed by good quality eLearning that engages the user. MORNING!So

Ten years after

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

We trade speed for quality. Learning is the business. That bears repeating: In the Information Age, learning is the business. Every business has a life cycle. Businesses are born, they grow, they prosper, they mature, they taper off, they die. These “strategic inflection points,” as Andy Grove calls these transitional moments, arrive when conditions change and existing businesses do not adapt. We’re a Knowledge Business,” say an increasing number of CEOs.

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

This paper addresses how organizations, particularly business organizations, can get more done. Yet despite this accepted wisdom, most people think of networking as an activity that occurs over cocktails or by virtue of exchanging business cards at trade conferences. Thriving in the parts of the net to which we’re directly connected is a function of the number, bandwidth and quality of our connections. The hunger for proprietary knowledge does not stop at the firewall.

43 Great eLearning Posts and 5 Hot Topics Including Google Buzz and iPad

eLearning Learning Posts

Eight Tips for LMS Implementation - Upside Learning Blog , February 17, 2010 In the past I have written a few posts mainly focused on making the process of selecting the right LMS for your business need – be it internal training management or selling training as a business. OLAT: Swiss Quality Open Source LMS by Joël Fisler , February 24, 2010. Best of eLearning Learning. February 14, 2010 to February 28, 2010.

Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

Sometimes this was a bad thing – I would miss some good info because I was busy re-crafting a message. interaction behind the company firewall – safe, secure conversations not visible to the public. Guess, being a radio man at heart, he doesn’t enjoy the huge value that quality slides can bring.]. • Murdoch needs a new business model. ultimately companies will be able to run their own wave server – behind firewall if they want. INTRODUCTION.