Add Private Forums to Your Courses!


Which brings us to our latest update, an integration… Course Specific Forums with bbPress. For those of you who are not familiar with bbPress , it is a free forum plugin offered by Automattic (the same folks behind WordPress).

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The Good and Bad of Support Forums


This decision often comes down to one of two choices: forums or a help desk – but which is best? Simply sign-up for an account and you are in business. As we got more customers they started requesting that we implement forums. Our Forums have become a HUGE Asset.

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xAPI Camp Videos on Connections Forum


Speaking the Language of Business. As promised, almost every other day we’re posting something new from our one-day xAPI Camp that took place at University of Central Florida on March 24. There are many more videos to go, and you can check out what different organizations are doing with the Experience API right now ! Andy Johnson. LRS and xAPI Conformance. Ben Betts. Enabling Personal Data Ownership. Marty Rosenheck. Driving Innovation in Teacher Education. Art Werkenthin on CMI5.

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New twist on business simulations at LT Summer Forum

Sponge UK

NEWS: The benefits of combining technology, games and face-to-face training to enhance business simulations will be explored at the Learning Technologies 2016 Summer Forum. The company is exhibiting at the Summer Forum at Stand 11.

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Highlights from the Spring Client Forum

Unicorn Training

We're not quite sure where the time goes, but this week we were back with the first of our biannual Client Forum events for 2018. Peter then took delegates through our award-winning business simulation with LAS and UCL; illustrating how there is tremendous value in allowing learners to make mistakes and learn first hand in truly immersive environments, before applying new knowledge in a real-life scenario.As Oh yes, it's that time of year again!We're

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Unicorn Summer Client Forum - Top Takeaways

Unicorn Training

Yesterday we held our Unicorn Summer Client Forum and welcomed over 70 guests to the O2 Intercontinental Hotel, North Greenwich.

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Sponge gets seriously creative at LT Summer Forum

Sponge UK

Join us at Stand 13 for Europe’s most important learning event of the summer, where we’ll be championing creativity in learning to drive the success of your business

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Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum – Looking back at 2013. What is coming in 2014

Learning Cafe

We discuss: Panel Discussion 1- CLO Forum. Business drivers for Learning in 2013. Panel Discussion 2 – Consultants Forum. Influences changing the business model of Learning. Business partners. Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM AEDT.

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Learning Technologies Summer Forum: Microlearning, Our Thoughts

Unicorn Training

We had a great time at the Learning Technologies Summer Forum (LTSF), Kensington Olympia yesterday. The day was jam packed with a busy conference schedule, over 30 seminars and an exhibition.

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Live from Learning Technologies Summer Forum

Unicorn Training

It’s that time of year again – we’re back at Learning Technologies Summer Forum today at Kensington Olympia!With many of our contemporaries have been swift to point out, LTSF is an increasingly busy and well-attended event. With more and more offerings in the learning space (from LMS’, to apps and games and even AR/VR) it’s important to be able to discern which solutions – and importantly which combination of solutions – is right for your business, and it’s easy to get bamboozled.

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Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum – Looking back at 2015. What is coming in 2016?

Learning Cafe

We discuss: Business drivers for Learning in 2015. Influences changing the business model of Learning. Learning Business partners. Learning Cafe Events Learning Cafe Webinar Learning Cafe Workplace Trends ForumThursday, December 10, 2015 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Sydney.

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Increased Engagement, Knowledge Retention, and Business Revenues: Gaining a Competitive Edge through Extended Learning Management Systems


Another benefit of extended learning is that enterprises can effectively manage their external workforce and help them achieve business goals. Suggested Further Reading: Increasing Use Of Extended Enterprise Learning For Improved Collaboration And Business Revenues.

The Employee Engagement Crisis. Can L&D Provide Solutions? – Online Forum

Learning Cafe

Interestingly the same report identified Learning as a business-critical priority for increasing skills, improving the leadership pipeline, and enhancing employee engagement and retention. April 23 , 12 – 1 PM Sydney , Register. Overview.

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SaaS vs custom eLearning solution: How to Start an Online Tutoring Business?


If you have masters in the skills and want to teach and explore in an extensively profitable way, then be thankful for the online platforms which make it so easy to start your own online tutoring business. How to start your own tutoring business? What are you really good at?

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

I received a question this week related to Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank : I successfully launched a discussion forum for a small group of lending assistants within my bank. That forum is still up and running. Since that time, I have attempted to introduce the discussion forum tool to two other work groups within the bank but I have not been very successful.

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The Business Partnership Award

CLO Magazine

The automaker wanted to completely revamp its learning business model from something primarily supported by training on a local or regional basis to something that was consistent across the globe. The post The Business Partnership Award appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

5 Top Takeaways From Learning Technologies Summer Forum 16

Unicorn Training

Despite the weather feeling a little more like October than June, today was the annual Learning Technologies Summer Forum event at Kensington Olympia. Quality of content ought to be led by a sphere beyond what we might traditionally consider the business of ‘elearning’.2

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MOOCs for Employee Learning – The Mechanics – Online Forum

Learning Cafe

We cover: How to Build a Business Case – Jeevan Joshi – Producer, Learning Cafe. Sunder’s articles on workplace learning have appeared in Indian & International media including The Economic Times, Hindu Business Line, Times Ascent, National HRD Newsletter and The post MOOCs for Employee Learning – The Mechanics – Online Forum appeared first on Learning Cafe. Thursday, November 7, 2013 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM AEST (Sydney).

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Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum – Looking back at 2013. What is coming in 2014

Learning Cafe

We discuss: Business drivers for Learning in 2013. Influences changing the business model of Learning. Learning Business partners. Learning Cafe Events Learning Cafe Webinar Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Sydney.

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Learning is Everybody’s Business

Origin Learning

Learning is Everybody Business. In three months time, the employee will be again appraised specifically on his/her Business Communication skills. Three months is not all the time in the world to become proficient in Business Communication.

Pros and Cons of Facebook Groups for Your Business


Does it make sense for you to use it in your business? Sometimes it isn’t the business but customers themselves make the group. After spending a bit of time in this Facebook group and others I have really started to think about the impact these groups have on a business. You can use these to help decide if using a Facebook Group is the right decision for your business. businessFacebook Groups have risen in popularity recently.

Drivers of Yammer use in the corporate sector

E-Learning Provocateur

The front runner is business champions. These enthusiastic users encourage the use of Yammer with their colleagues across the business. Intrinsic motivation is obvious to anyone who knows the saying “You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink” In other words, you can unleash your business champions and push all the promotion you like, but if the individuals who comprise your target audience lack a collaborative attitude, they won’t use Yammer.

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Business applications of Twitter

E-Learning Provocateur

I had the privilege of facilitating one of the breakout sessions, which focused on the business applications of Twitter. In a nutshell, I see the business applications of Twitter falling into three main categories: 1.

Learning Cafe Workplace Trends Forum – Supporting Performance with Learning

Learning Cafe

Belinda Liu – Global Head of Talent and Learning Operations, Standard Chartered Bank - Strategic learning and development professional who has worked in financial services, business consulting, transportation, FMCG, pharmaceuticals and social services.

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Crossword Help Forum - Discuss and Solve Crosswords Online

E-learning Uncovered

Provides business strategy, brand architecture, creative development, cross-platform media strategy and planning, social media strategy, and performance reporting and

2019: Year of human renaissance?

Learning with e's

Joe Kaeser wrote a recent article for the World Economic Forum on the subject, and it has been echoed in publications by several others who have their fingers on the pulse. We need a lot more humanity in our businesses and education systems.

How to Develop Training Objectives for your Business


Importantly, training objectives should be concise, focused statements that break down what each course will accomplish and how they will help reach the business’s overall end goal of training. Creates a clear path to reaching your business’s overall learning goal.

Desperate Need to Reinvent the L&D professional in Australia – Online Forum

Learning Cafe

The L&D profession is facing stress in Australia bought about reduced budgets, outsourcing, increased speed of business and the impact of technology. We cogitate on the skills needed to ensure L&D professionals keep themselves in demand including digital and business skills.

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Unicorn User Forums Help Buck Industry LMS Trend

Unicorn Training

Business impact is a critical measure of success for any system but how can you make sure you are getting the most out of your LMS to the benefit of both your learners and business? The forum is once again being organised by Unicorn Client Relationship Manager, Kieran Brown.

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Nudge-Learning: The Theory and The Relevance

Harbinger Interactive Learning

We plan to write a series of blog posts on this methodology and its business effectiveness. One of the key challenges that businesses are facing today is ensuring knowledge retention for a better ROI. From Harbinger's Thought Leadership Forum

Drivers of Yammer use in the corporate sector

E-Learning Provocateur

The front runner is business champions. These enthusiastic users encourage the use of Yammer with their colleagues across the business. Nonetheless, some sort of management of the forum is considered important in driving its use. Yammer has been quite a success at my workplace.

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Diversity Is Learning’s Business

CLO Magazine

In today’s world of work, many employees post anonymous comments to employer review sites like Glassdoor or turn to chat forums like Blind to air grievances rather than confront their employers directly.

5 More Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

” In our previous post , we offered five top business reasons for using xAPI. Connect Learning to Business Objectives. Figure 1: Connect Learning to Business Objectives. It’s time for L&D professionals to get out of the spreadsheet business.

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Top Tips from Unicorn Client Forum

Unicorn Training

Integrated, simplicity, ease of use, all in one place – these were the key themes that kept coming to the fore as Unicorn held its third Client Forum in London yesterday. 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. The forum is also searchable and if a client still needs help, their query gets flagged automatically with help desk.

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The Changing Face of Corporate L&D


There’s a ‘conspiracy of convenience’ between many learning & development managers and business managers, which serves as a barrier to effective L&D operations.” – Charles Jennings (in our interview with him).

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Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour.

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Employee Training: The Secret to Business Success

Growth Engineering

You could miss out on a whole lot of business success if you don’t train your employees. Training also improves employee morale – another important ingredient in business success! Let everyone share their ideas on an open forum.