5 Key Ways to Improve Training and Development

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With the emergence of new cloud-based software platforms, training companies face the threat of being replaced by online versions, especially for knowledge based training. On-site and in-person training still has a huge role to play, particularly for performance based training.

Less is more: A different approach to L&D in a world awash with information

Performance Learning Productivity

Charles Jennings argues that the adage 'access to knowledge is power' is more fitting in today's information-swamped world. Information overload is more serious than ever." Social data Social data is information produced by anyone.

4 Ways the Right User Onboarding Software Can Deliver Higher Adoption Rates

Epilogue Systems

One of the biggest challenges to onboarding employees to a new business application is simply getting them to retain information learned during training. The process for seeking help, usually looks something like this: An employee will typically first seek assistance by searching through a help menu or a knowledge base for the right instructions. Or, just as likely they may never find the exact the information they need.

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Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?

Litmos

What’s happening in business, which makes some believe curation is a problem? Here is a small part of the wikipedia entry for Library Science : “The digital age has transformed how information is accessed and retrieved. Have you suffered from information overload?

6 Free Online Training Mistakes Which Are Best Avoided

WalkMe Training Station

You can tailor the learning experience based on specific goals and objectives, otherwise your free online training can miss the mark altogether. Assess your target audience’s current knowledge base during the development of learning resources. When learning has a negative stigma attached, your troops won’t develop and meet ever-evolving business requirements. Focus on incorporating relevant information, avoiding filler, and diversifying your content where possible.

Why eLearning in the finance industry is very important

eFront

It’s what makes our modern economy tick (and, perhaps, tock), and a big enabler of the business and innovation progress we’ve had in the 21st century. Banking.

4 reasons why employee social learning will fail at work

Learning Cafe

In terms of the social learning flavour, what better example than Wikipedia , where people generously give their time and expertise to build this impressive knowledge base. I have benefited numerous times from the in depth knowledge shared by that community about IT hardware and software issues (highly recommended that you check the forums before a hardware or software purchase). Lack of “business purpose” is another common reason for failure.

4 reasons why employee social learning will fail at work

Learning Cafe

In terms of the social learning flavour, what better example than Wikipedia , where people generously give their time and expertise to build this impressive knowledge base. People and their intellectual outputs is the lifeline of businesses (technology and professional services).

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Top 25 Posts and 4 Hot Topics in January - Best of eLearning Learning

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Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management - Free as in Freedom , January 25, 2010 A few months back, Harold Jarche wrote a very interesting article about sense making with Personal Knowledge Management (PKM). Harold suggested a model that he uses to manage his personal knowledge and stay on top of his social media intake. Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management , January 25, 2010. Best of eLearning Learning.