A First Step Toward Standardization

CLO Magazine

The International Standards Organization released its first standard for human capital reporting in December 2018, titled “Human Resource Management – Guidelines for Internal and External Human Capital Reporting.”

Why Does My Business Need Compliance Training?


From penalties and lawsuits to missed profits from halted operations and even government sanctions, there’s a long list of potential financial woes your business could endure if your team isn’t up to snuff on compliance. 3 More Reasons Your Business Needs Compliance Training.

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Using Standards to Align Talent and Employers

General Assembly

A core obstacle is that individuals don’t know what skills to learn given the lack of clear and consistent guidelines from employers and industries as a whole. The CM1 is recognized as a standard by a growing number of companies who use it to benchmark the skill levels of their teams.

Is Your Business Data Really Worth Keeping?

Talented Learning

Daniel is an author, speaker, blogger and educator who works with leading technology brands to help businesses around the world embrace the benefits of digital transformation. Business Data: Blessing and Curse. For business, data is the lifeblood of digital transformation.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. adheres to your visual guidelines. colors to your exact brand guidelines, and then specify other details such as font sizes, backgrounds, and menu items.

What is the Fair Labor Standards Act?


Employer or employee, it''s important to know how the Wages and Fair Labor Standards Act applies to you. This post covers which businesses fall under FLsA and what employers should know regarding its requirements.

How Accessible is the Digital Learning Today?

Magic EdTech

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1) include all of these modifications to existing content: Governmental standards are also enforcing digital accessibility. . Released in 2008, the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 is the gold standard.

How Accessible is Accessible Learning Today?

Magic EdTech

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1) include all of these modifications to existing content: Governmental standards are also enforcing digital accessibility. . Released in 2008, the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 is the gold standard.

70:20:10: Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process


Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process. In order to establish an effective learning program, there must be a great consideration for the future needs of the day to day business, and the workforce themselves. It appears that the work of a learning professional is never done.

AI-as-a-Service: The Next Big Thing in Business Tech?

Talented Learning

Daniel is an author, speaker, blogger and educator who works with leading technology brands to help businesses around the world embrace the benefits of digital transformation. Business leaders realize that AI is fueling market disruption around the world.

Boost Your Business By Publishing Accessible Web Content

Magic EdTech

Not only does accessible web content makes good business sense, but it is also the right thing to do. Once you make the decision to ensure that your web content is accessible, you’ll need to comply with Section 508 and WCAG standards.

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4 Reasons Why an LMS Is Necessary For a Small Business Success


If you’re a typical small business owner you might wonder why you’d ever need an LMS platform. Knowledge retention The number one benefit of an LMS for a small business is knowledge retention. Getting better A small business doesn’t stay small forever.

How Onboarding New Employees Can Improve Business Performance


It comes as a surprise that businesses are not putting enough focus on this. Not doing so can lead to an increase in employee turnover and loss of productivity, which will cost the business money. Let’s take a look to see why onboarding is key to business success. . Provides Clear Guidelines and Sets Expectations. . It also provides them with guidelines they can follow to do their jobs successfully. Creates Standardized Training and Processes. .

Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools


Although it’s considered the industry standard for web video, YouTube also has some user experience and accessibility challenges that can complicate the inclusion of their media in your online course.

Training of a Different Type L D in Family Businesses

Training Industry

Over 70 percent of American workers are employed in family businesses. We do diversity training, leadership training, product training and skills training,” a VP of Training in a family-owned business said, “but do not train our employees in how to deal with our family culture. Training employees on relevant aspects of a family culture is as essential in a family-owned business as diversity training is in all businesses.

Employee Onboarding: The missing link in your business strategy


Business is characterized by risk taking, and the market is more often than not volatile. Is onboarding a myth or it does affect your business numbers? And the volumes of slides relating to business conduct guidelines?

How to Enable Business Growth with Content Digitization

Hurix Digital

Content transformation is changing the way business is carried out. Role of Content Transformation and Content Digitization in Business Growth. Businesses often need more than just good reasons to start an overhaul of old methods.

6 Benefits of an Extended Enterprise LMS For Your Business


When you get to that point, an extended enterprise LMS implementation comes with a variety of benefits: 1) Standardized Training for All Stakeholders. Perhaps the biggest, and most obvious advantage of an extended enterprise LMS solution is its standardization. Standardization, of course, only matters when you can track its success. Just some of the many possibilities include: Onboarding new customers in a more standardized way.

5 Retailers Who Are Doing Captioning Right

3Play Media

Online retail stores have been game changers for modern business practices. Today, Netflix has strict standards for subtitles and closed captions. All Unilever web pages, including Dove’s, are compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 standard.

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Why Is an LMS Key for Easy Compliance Training?


The LMS also provides the digital space and tools necessary to educate, engage, motivate and inspire learners, while providing the means for learning and development professionals to guide, track and analyze training to make measurable business impact.

Unlock your learning efforts with more web accessibility than ever before


We’re getting excited because more and more businesses are paying closer attention to diversity and inclusion, including ways to connect digitally with those who may not be able to connect through traditional mediums. Doing business without accessible eLearning: The challenges.

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Improving Regulatory Compliance Training


Common compliance areas in business include: Federal and State Laws. Business Ethics. They act as guidelines for the company’s character and expectations. Creating a code of conduct allows your business to have clearly defined expectations for ethics and behavior.

Podcast 23: Open Source LMS Advantages – With Lars Hyland of Totara

Talented Learning

KEY TAKEAWAYS: Over the past decade, open source software has become pervasive in business environments. The primary advantage of an open source LMS is flexibility, so you can customize, modify and scale learning solutions as your business needs change. .

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Learning doesn’t just happen during business hours in the office or in the classroom. How will the tools evolve further to capitalize the real power of this standard? With this new standard, we can truly see an authentic picture of a learner’s experience. to create titles that comply with the standards set in Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 – Level AA.

10 Workplace Safety Training Tips


Workplace safety cannot exist on best practice guidelines and policies alone. A safe working environment is based on how well the organization communicates safety standards. According to the Business Dictionary , workplace safety is: .

Website Accessibility: 17 Steps You Can Take Today to Ensure Future 508 Compliance

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Until now, website accessibility hasn't been a big concern for most business owners, marketers, and content creators. Department of Justice (DOJ) is expected to roll out official compliance guidelines concerning online accessibility for the disabled as part of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Whether the DOJ will implement web accessibility standards is not a matter of "if," but "when."

Mobile App Accessibility is Now A Vital Requirement

Magic EdTech

People are using the Internet for everything, from grocery shopping to ticket booking, business continuity, and remote learning. The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1) guidelines. Accessible mobile applications are the new standard, rather than an exception.

Extended Enterprise Compliance: Mapping the Ecosystem

Talented Learning

Insurance and Procurement Records – Proof of minimum and mandatory insurance coverage , as well as other hiring-related documents such as W-9 tax forms, business licenses and special certifications for veterans, minorities and other relevant affiliations.

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read


Learning & business strategy books (4). e-Learning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning by Richard E. Reviewers have called it “very informative”, a “great introduction”, and “The standard in HRD adult learning”.

Global Learning Platforms: Top 10 LMS Buying Challenges

Talented Learning

The broader, global “learning platform” market has many specialized verticals based on intended business use — including employee, customer, student, member or commercial training applications. 5) Security and Data Standards and Regulations.

How the Accessible Canada Act Will Impact Web Publishers

Magic EdTech

The Act received unanimous support in the House of Commons in May of 2019, and it will: Create disability standards. accessibility guidelines so that all users can engage online without barriers. Q: Where will the guidelines apply?

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The future of training and development?


Demand for online training is only increasing in businesses around the globe. But, the way most businesses approach the production of training keeps L&D teams stuck on the treadmill of training requests.

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What Is SCORM and Why Is It Important?


Are there any standards or guidelines for the transference of educational content from one platform to another? It still is supported by every major LMS, and vendors continue to supply material that meets the guidelines set out in 1.2.


4 Reasons Tin Can API (xAPI) Is NOT Just a New Version of SCORM

InfoPro Learning

For well over a decade the Sharable Content Object Reference Model, or SCORM as it’s affectionately known, has been the standard for tracking eLearning. However, before we talk about what makes Tin Can different from SCORM, let’s quickly recap what we these standards are.

What Your Work Environment Says About You (And What It Shouldn’t)


Using color in your desk accessories can help break up the beige “blah” of standard-issue office decor. When in doubt, check with your HR department for guidelines on office décor. Take a look at your desk. Seriously, take a look.

Molotov cocktail = Weak ties x complicated knowledge

ID Reflections

I maintained a standard disclaimer. To be used as guidelines only.” Tags: weak ties Knowledge Management Business learning Collaboration Networking Preamble Some time back, I was asked to conduct knowledge transfer sessions for a new team member.

LMS Demo Do’s and Don’ts

Talented Learning

We provided each company a guideline agenda and the functional use cases we definitively wanted to see and discuss, but generally left it up to the vendors on how best to present. Don’t give your standard demo.