What Happens When Your Employees Don’t Know?

Axonify

When checking your phone (which you do about 100 times a day), you see a promotion come through for an item you’ve been wanting for a while. Just ask yourself, what is it costing your business when interactions like the one above happen? Knowledge gaps Retail training

10 best fonts to use in your next Google Slides presentation 

BrightCarbon

When it comes to making presentations, visual slides are the most effective and compelling way to get your message across. However, even with visual slides you may still need a few words to help tell your story. So, finding the right Google Slides font may seem like a daunting task.

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What Happens When Your Employees Don’t Know?

Axonify

When checking your phone (which you do about 100 times a day), you see a promotion come through for an item you’ve been wanting for awhile. Just ask yourself, what is the cost to the business when interactions like the one above happen? The bottom line is, your employees need to know more and your current way of helping them acquire knowledge just isn’t working. The post What Happens When Your Employees Don’t Know? Knowledge gaps Retail training

3 Ways to Bridge your Organization’s Skill Gaps with Docebo Perform

Docebo

Docebo Perform is focused on providing an easy-to-use environment for identifying skill gaps in your organization and then bridging those gaps through learning. How do you know if your workforce has the skills it needs to execute on the vision your organization has for the future?

How to Align Gamification with Business Objectives

Growth Engineering

Find out how to use the power of gamification to transform your business. In the modern business world, one thing is certain – change! The question is, how do we respond, adapt and pre-empt the changes ahead to succeed in the future? Plug the Skills Gap! .

Articulate 360 Review: Why Your Business Should Strongly Consider Upgrading

Bottom-Line Performance

What do Bobby Flay and Bob Ross have in common? Did you know that a dial is basically a round slider? With a skilled developer and imagination, dials can do cool things, but this is not what you should pay the price of admission for. Need feedback on one slide/scene?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do!

Learning Visions

Tuesday, September 22, 2009 Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do! Live session with Brent Schlenker: Marketers and Game Developers Know More About Learning Than We Do! How do we use new and emerging technologies in the learning space? Point of today’s conversation: talking training, design and development if a marketing person were doing it. What are they doing that’s different?

How to Develop Product Knowledge Training for your Business

LearnUpon

Every business wants one thing – happy customers. We’re sure you have the product side down, but for your business, in-depth product knowledge is an essential skill that every customer-facing team member should have. What questions do your team members get asked the most?

Do Millennials need special training?

Matrix

Organizations of all types and sizes need to keep up with this new generation of employees because they are the ones who need to keep up with the only constant in today’s technology-abundant business world: change. Do Millennials need special training? Do they really?

How Do You Teach Innovation?

CLO Magazine

To do that they need a workforce that has the skills to solve customer problems by creating new and more innovative products and services. This need is changing the way business leaders think about talent development and the core skills they need in the workforce.

Wisdom 2.0: Mindfulness and business

Jay Cross

I am interested in the interaction of mindfulness and business. The slide drew applause. How do we bridge the gap between mindfulness and business? He then assembled a team that included mindfulness teachers, business executives and scientists. Wisdom 2.0

How To Add A Live Event To Your Mostly Online Education Business Mix With Mike Morrison From The Membership Guys

LifterLMS

Learn about how to add a live event to your mostly online education business mix with Mike Morrison from The Membership Guys in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. You do such a better job of it than I do. What do you do? Mike Morrison: We do.

Learning From the World’s Biggest Brands, How to Consult, and Scaling Up a Niche Course Subscription Platform with Gary Fox of WP Slide Sync

LifterLMS

Learning from the world’s biggest brands, how to consult, and scaling up a niche course subscription platform with Gary Fox of WP Slide Sync in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. You get people doing voiceover for ads. Being able to actually do that and help.

Webinar Blackboard Slides - Weekly Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

The Business Case for Measurement of Learning, Thursday, August 06, 2009. The e-learning skills gap - Clive on Learning , July 24, 2009. Slides without presenters: three options - Clive on Learning , July 29, 2009. Being aware of e-learning gaps… - ThirdForce Blog , July 24, 2009. Slides without presenters - three more options - Clive on Learning , July 31, 2009. An Updated Business Model for Training Vendors - trainingwreck , July 29, 2009. Slides (17).

Convert Training to Online

Experiencing eLearning

Just taking your existing PowerPoint slides and putting them online won’t be very effective. Ask, “Do employees know how to do the task?” Use training to address skill gaps, not for other problems. How will we know if this course is successful?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Second Life Backlash and Controversy

Learning Visions

As you may know, Ive only been there once. 3) And then this morning, I was pointed to this one by my CTO: Gartner: five reasons why business should avoid Second Life by John Pospisil. Christopher Simpson also comments: As for doing business, holding meetings and such in SL, its really a matter of what works and what doesnt. But they do like to use it to visit new places or do group activities." But perhaps we can do some of the key things (e.g.,

4 Ways to Boost Learning in the Workplace

Your Training Edge

Align Business Goals with Learning Objectives. If so, it’s time to take a step back and start aligning your business goals with your learning objectives. Let your business goals be your guide, not the latest trend or what you think your employees want.

10 Qualities and Skills of a Great Instructional Design Company

Spark Your Interest

So how do you tell the difference and choose one of the good ones? If a step doesn’t make sense in your situation, they should be willing to alter what they do. One way to do that is to look at their list of clients and the types of projects they’ve completed. Do they appreciate that some information stays constant and needs memorizing, but other information changes? People aren’t “trained” by waving a magic wand as they read a PowerPoint slide.

Free L&D webinars for August 2019

Limestone Learning

However, the features alone do not engage the participants. It's what you choose to do with those features that’ll make the difference in your next virtual training, webinar, or meeting. Can you create credible presentations with Google Slides?

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5 Ways to Create an eLearning Course on a Shoestring Budget

ProProfs

Small business owners and individual trainers think that creating good online courses require huge expenses and expert assistance, which isn’t the case. Want to know how? Want to know why? Also, circulate the course among internal teams to cover the gaps before it goes live.

Why Is Learning Evaluation So Hard?

Watershed

In this post we'll explore how asking one question can not only uncover gaps in your training, but also surface how to align your training in a more measurable way. As an L&D professional, the business asks you for a course on X and you deliver. Aligning L&D with Business Goals.

Model responses

Clark Quinn

So allow me to do that now. While there are tools like latent semantic analysis that can be developed to read text, it’s complex to develop and it won’t work on spoken responses , let alone spreadsheets or slide decks (common forms of business communication). What they then could do was listen to a model response as well as their response. What do you think?

Kate Matsudaira on Success, Day Two Keynote #ATDTK

Learning Visions

Mickey Mouse The new world of tech: We’re all really busy today. Like a game, you have to think of the work you’re doing as a series of moves. As you think about your career path – think about what your doing now that you really like. Do you have a target? What do they do?

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How Can Associations Improve Member Education? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

Whatever you do, don’t wait to make a move. Having business, content or reseller partners is a great way to expand reach but it does come with some administrative and managerial overhead. Associations are equipped to bridge this skills gap, but they’re somewhat late to the game.

5 More Great Books for Your Learning & Development Bookshelf

Mike Taylor

You should definitely slide over to their sites and check these out. Of course, everyone’s list will be slightly different based on things like the type of work you do, your experience level, interests and other factors. Apply #1 and #2 to everything you do.

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Trends in Learning - No LMS Left Behind [LSG Webinar Notes]

Learning Visions

Do it at the point of need. A learning platform used to do – it had the ability to target a specific group of learners and provide a nice catalog, dividing into groups of courses and targeting groups of people to push out the right content.

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Training Management Software: Where Does it Fit in the Learning Tech Stack?

Training Orchestra

>> You can get Fosway Group’s full slide deck here. We all know the many benefits of instructor-led training , most notably, that it’s one of the most effective training methods. And, is it possible to actually do MORE ILT… with less ?

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Free L&D webinars for December 2018

Limestone Learning

Monday, December 3, 2018, 10AM –1AM PT: Taking charge of your professional development (Free to ATD members) As a learning professional, do you spend so much time developing others that you don't make time to develop yourself? Doing so, however, is often easier said than done.

Learning at Large Ep4: Decentralizing L&D to support a successful learning culture

Elucidat

We talked about how to demonstrate business value early on to control groups, identifying the right business problems to solve, knowing when to push back the role of a learning team, and how to decentralize learning and development to support a more scalable learning culture.

Latest Negative E-Learning Trends

eLearning 24-7

Arrgh is at the threshold of despair, below, below average, where you want to use the WTF remark, but just can’t do it. Let’s Do it. self-pace, learn on my own time/anytime, non-linear (A to C to G), able to make mistakes without others knowing about it, etc.) Slides.

These Simple Tips Will Help You Build the Right E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

I had a conversation with a beta tester who was struggling with doing something. He should have stepped away from the solution, taken a closer look at what he wanted to do, and then look at the options he had for meeting his objective. What do you hope to accomplish?

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Role of L&D in Creating Effective Sales Enablement Strategies

Kea

In the age of rapidly changing customer behavior and preferences, businesses are constantly searching for new ways to help sales teams garner leads and acquire customers. In short, everything the team needs to know to drive customer decisions. One of its major roles is to fill in the gaps between sales and marketing content strategies. . Why Do Sales Enablement Technologies Fail? Sales Reps are Doing Unproductive Tasks.

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13 eLearning Scenario Tips that 60 Experts Agree On

eLearningArt

Because they’re about people DOING something … Not just an information dump where learners magically “ABSORB” the content (picture me doing air quotes). So, you know scenarios are important…but how do you actually create good ones?

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Dive In

CLO Magazine

According to The Conference Board’s “The Business Value of Leadership Development” report, “One of the most influential internal engines to drive change is a leadership development program that sets out to nurture management talent that is entrepreneurial, enterprisewide and globally recruited.”.

ATD – The Seven Principles of Learning Reinforcement

Unicorn Training

It's a company we've been familiar with for some time, and of course against the backdrop of launching our own learning reinforcement App, Minds-i, it makes sense to 'know your enemy' (so to speak!)Anthonie In fact, it’s quite the opposite of what we see in business’ training efforts.”

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