When Remembering Really Matters – New White Paper from Sharon Boller

Bottom-Line Performance

Sharon Boller, President of Bottom-Line Performance, has authored a new white paper: When Remembering Really Matters: Learning Strategies for Long-Term Retention. All of these strategies are explained in detail within the white paper. Download the white paper now!

Four Strategies for Long-Term Retention in Corporate Learning (White Paper)

Knowledge Guru

Sharon Boller , Knowledge Guru creator and Chief Product Officer, has authored a new white paper on strategies you can use to help learners remember. The white paper is available as a free download in the Learning Center on our Bottom-Line Performance website.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

What Will Corporate Learners Remember from your Training?

Bottom-Line Performance

This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, When Remembering Really Matters: Learning Strategies for Long-Term Retention. The white paper includes eight strategies to improve learning and remembering. Click the image to download the white paper.

Digital Future Of Consumer Goods Industry Using Online LMS


Digitization has led to huge transformations across multiple business aspects, offering unrivaled opportunities for value creation, while representing major risk associated with it. Reference: Consumer Goods Whitepaper by G-Cube, click here to download the white paper for free.

Shocking outcomes from ATD research on Instructional design

Challenge to Learn

The ATD published a report on Instructional design: “Instructional design now: a new age of learning and beyond” They did a survey among 1120 learning professionals. Info-graphic by ATD on report: instructional design now. Are the still using pen and paper?

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

Years ago a start-up commissioned me to write a white paper that would help put them on the map. I wrote the paper that follows. The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. IBM white paper by Rob Cross.

Upcoming Webinar: Developing a Compelling Strategy for Your Education Business

Web Courseworks

A Sneak Peek at an Upcoming Webinar with Tagoras on March 26, 1 pm Eastern – In just two weeks, Web Courseworks will join Tagoras for a webinar on Developing a Compelling Strategy for Your Education Business. for Your Education Business.

The Science of Remembering: Strategies for Long-Term Retention (Free Webinar)

Bottom-Line Performance

Sharon Boller spoke to these challenges in her recent white paper : “When Remembering Really Matters: Learning Strategies for Long-Term Retention.” Learning Design Learning Research learning transfer spaced repetition Webinar instructional design learning science webinar

Our Top 5 Training & Development Webinars from 2015

Bottom-Line Performance

Many of the webinars also have a supporting resource, such as a white paper, project sample, or lookbook, to go along with them. This webinar shows how a curriculum of learning solutions can be used as part of a product launch to solve common business problems.

Our 10 Best Corporate Learning Articles of 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

Make sure your learning solutions are designed based off of sound instructional design… not popular opinion. When Remembering Really Matters – White Paper from Sharon Boller. Speaking of instructional design, Sharon went even more in depth in this white paper.

Training Not Working? Realign with Your Strategy and Reunite with Your Business


Get business and training working in the same direction. One of the recurring frustrations with training programs is that they don’t make a real impact on business performance. If that sounds familiar, realign your focus and reunite training with the business.

Failure is the New Success

Web Courseworks

Game mechanics are a fundamental component of games that connect our physical actions to the game world, but they are not the only component of games that can inform instructional design. Let them feel the wrath of an angry customer who vows to take his business elsewhere.

How to Evaluate Learning: Kirkpatrick Model for the 21st Century—A Revision

Dashe & Thomson

The “chain of evidence” supports the results, showing the value learning and reinforcement has provided to the business. In the white paper, The Kirkpatrick Four Levels: A Fresh Look after 50 years 1959-2009 , James and Wendy Kirkpatrick take the model into the 21st century.

Top 7 Custom eLearning Articles on our Blog in 2013

Bottom-Line Performance

Sharon Boller’s white paper, which summarized seven of the emerging L&D trends for the year, was downloaded thousands of times because we increasingly need information that helps us sort through the trends and determine what’s really pressing for our organizations.

What Makes for a Meaningful Game

Bottom-Line Performance

If you would like to see the white paper in its entirety, check out the Learning Briefs section on our website.). A few examples: • Games like Tetris and Chess keep players’ minds busy by forcing them to consider which one of several possible moves they want to take next.

Games 181

Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

As more organizations and associations embrace rapid eLearning development to keep pace with new products and services, evolving business needs, and industry and government regulations, the need for distributed authoring solutions that enable collaborative, team-based development continues to grow.

Web 228

Digitec to Produce Additional Courses for ISA

Association eLearning

Digitec’s in-house team of instructional designers, writers, graphic artists and programmers recently completed Sign Safety, Wall Signs, and Electrical Installations and are slated to begin production on the next set of courses.

Course 130

Ten Words We Must Keep Saying About the Science of Learning (While We Still Can)


Instructional design, learning management systems, authoring tools, training analytics and other tools of the trade are also given to us by science. You’ve done your homework, completed your analysis and aligned your plan with the goals of the business.

Who Owns “Microlearning?” The Learners Do. Not Grovo.

Vignettes Learning

In my humble opinion, Grovo is being high-handed about running its business. e-Learning Strategy eLearning instructional design micro-scenarios microlearning ray jimenez small bites learning social learning stories story-basedGrovo, Inc.

Grovo 75

The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support


THE JOURNEY: In today’s business environments where: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is the most crucial factor for success. business problems are more complex and hence demand quicker, effortless, and effective performance support solutions than ever before. White Papers/Documents.

Reusable Learning Object Methodology – A way to design blended learning


Our training manager was awesome — he was business savvy, empowered us to do what we needed to do, BUT he didn’t have a learning development background. One day, he confidently instructed us that we now must design our training using the Reusable Learning Object approach.

16 Competence Sets for the Most Popular Positions


Just as with everything else in business, if you want it done right, then you need to invest time and effort. In this white paper, we are digging deep to determine what your employees need to possess to make your company prosperous.

21st Century Skills in eLearning

Web Courseworks

When is an infographic appropriate versus a white paper? For example, instructional designers need to work with programmers, graphic artists, subject matter experts, and data scientists to develop effective eLearning curricula.

Skills 141

Rev Up Your Ramp Up: Making Employee Onboarding More Efficient


Some employers stress on-the-job training while others have full-on classroom instruction before employees begin any projects. The biggest problem with classroom training is retention rate: According to the sales performance international white paper “ The Future of Sales Training ,” new employees forget 84% of training information within 90 days.

21st Century Skills and eLearning

Web Courseworks

When is an infographic appropriate versus a white paper? For example, instructional designers need to work with programmers, graphic artists, subject matter experts, and data scientists to develop effective eLearning curricula.

Skills 130

User generated content; The next trend!

Challenge to Learn

We spoke to three companies who are already working or experimenting with user generated content and created a white paper with our findings. The world of training and development in the enterprise continues to change rapidly.

Six Truths About Implementing a Learning Game that Gets Results

Knowledge Guru

This is a tricky business, but it can be done. If you want a deep dive into learning game design, I wrote an entire white paper on designing learning games. If you want more info on learning and remembering, check out my white paper titled When Remembering Really Matters.

Games 278

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks instructional designer Jenny Saucerman using HTC Vive. Business models at the big MOOC platforms have shifted; both Coursera and Udacity are now pushing “nanodegrees” with a self-paced format. A cheaper technology is not the same as a business revolution.”

RECP and Digitec Partner to Offer Online Certification Program

Association eLearning

Digitec has integrated its LMS with the RECP iMIS association management system (AMS) to offer on-demand courses for the busy professional who prefers the convenience of online instruction to live classroom courses.

Knowledge Guru Game Creation Wizard Unveiled at ASTD ICE

Bottom-Line Performance

It takes the guesswork out of game based learning with a proven game design you can use for your instructional games. This option works great if you typically outsource your learning design, while the Game Creation Wizard is ideal for in-house instructional design teams.

ASTD 237

The Power of Play: How to Use Games for Learning (Free Webinar)

Bottom-Line Performance

She has authored multiple white papers on learning game design and speaks at national conferences such as DevLearn and ASTD International on the power of games for learning. in Instructional Systems Technology from Indiana University, where she graduated magna cum laude.

Games 256

Why Microlearning Works


Weapons of mass instruction. Employees are busy and attention spans are short—that’s why they can only devote 1% of their day to training. Microlearning is the process of building successful behaviors in short, focused segments.

Crowd source your corporate knowledge

Challenge to Learn

We have recorded the outcomes of these conversations in a white paper, which you can download here. Facilitating employees to share their knowledge is much cheaper than creating complete courses by instructional designers or third parties.

What type of innovation is the Learning Experience Platform?

Learning Pool

Greg Satell, writing in the Harvard Business Review, identified 4 distinctly different types of innovation. In Learning Pool’s recent white paper, Powering the Modern Learning Experience , our Chief Product Officer, Ben Betts, and John Helmer FLPI touch on the question of what type of innovation an LXP represents? In the course of their analysis, they cited an article in the Harvard Business Review by Greg Satell, The 4 Types of Innovation and the Problems They Solve.

How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning


Whether it’s an investment in oneself, a business, another person, or a product, a quality return is always desired. Most business owners have financial perimeters they must work within, which explains why they tend to weigh investments more carefully than almost any other type of investor.

ROI 292