Mind The Gap! Watch Out for Business Knowledge Gaps

Time to Know

Many of us know the story of the tree of knowledge where Adam and Eve took a bite from that oh so dreaded apple… Imagine before the bite, if Adam and Eve could have known what knowledge they would have gained. So, what exactly is a business knowledge gap? Knowing is growing.

Mind the Gap! How the Closing of Knowledge Gaps Can Save Your Business

Time to Know

Many of us know the story of the tree of knowledge where Adam and Eve took a bite from that oh so dreaded apple… Imagine before the bite, if Adam and Eve could have known what knowledge they would have gained. So, what exactly is a business knowledge gap? Knowing is growing.

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Mind the Gaps

Vitalyst

Why, then, is it ever acceptable to approach other costly endeavors, such as implementing new workplace technology, with a narrow focus on the technology and little consideration for its impact on business users? Understanding business user needs is a critical but often-overlooked element.

Online Courses Are Golden: Can an LMS Help Your Business Cash In?

Talented Learning

Do you sell learning content online ? And if you already offer online courses, you’re probably looking for ways to expand this line of business. They diversify income streams from across a content business portfolio. If you don’t, chances are you will soon.

LMS Demo Do’s and Don’ts

Talented Learning

I thought I’d share some of the best “do’s and don’ts” from the recent sessions. The buyer anticipates increase in channel partner sales, new stream of revenue from sale of content and decrease in time to market for new products to “pay” for the new LMS. LMS Demo Do’s.

12 Myths About LMS Best Practices – You Should Know

Pinlearn

LMS frameworks are simply the best options for any modern business that wants to stay viable in the market. In fact, there are instances you do not need an instructor at all. This will also help you identify the critical gaps in your course modules and fill them. Myth: Professionals and employees do not prefer LMS-based e-learning course: These are the busiest people. And yes, spending time on monotonous e-learning modules would be the last thing they prefer doing.

What is Just-in Time Training (and the Best Practices to Adopt it for your Business)

eFront

Classes had to be scheduled in advance so learners will know when and where the session will be. Media streaming services made-on-demand entertainment an industry standard. This approach works best with learners who do not have much time to spend in front of a computer.

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How Education Entrepreneurs Can Transcend a Crazy Busy Lifestyle with Executive Career and Mindset Coach Elizabeth Pearson

LifterLMS

Learn how education entrepreneurs can transcend a crazy busy lifestyle with executive career and mindset coach Elizabeth Pearson in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. How are you doing, Elizabeth? Chris Badgett: Doing very well. You know what?

Know your Audience! A smart guide for analyzing your learners’ needs

eFront

Of course, it’s one of the mantras of business – you’ve got to be motivated to succeed, motivated to sell, motivated to go further, higher, etc. The former is the kind of motivation that comes from external factors, for example, by doing a course you’ll get a pay rise or a promotion, or you need to work in order to pay your bills. While these might be fast and convenient, they don’t answer the key question: What do learners actually want? The post Know your Audience!

LMS Innovation: Where’s the Value?

Talented Learning

If you follow my writing — even casually — you know how excited I am about the direction of LMS innovation and its ability to help organizations create business value. What audiences are good targets and what business-related behavior are you trying to change or improve?

10 Years Of The iPhone And L&D Has Some Learning To Do

looop

Instead, it’s the opportunity to do well; to try new things; to improve themselves; to gain greater capability in their professional field – or just within their organisation. People learn from ‘doing’ and also advance their careers within organisations from the results of their ‘doing’.

How to Persuade your Boss to Invest in an LMS

Gyrus

But you know the dark secret that is lurking barely below the surface. So, with your business growing and your sanity going further and further by the wayside, how do you convince your boss that there is a better way? How to Persuade your Boss to Invest in an LMS.

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LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

Strategic LMS vendors differentiate and structure their business on solving specific problems better than the competition and then invest resources trying to find many similar clients that need that exact solution. I see demos, do my own exploration and speak to clients.

Best Learning Management System to Meet Training Needs

G-Cube

KPI-driven learning, assessment engine, just-in-time learning, skills-gap analysis, and so on. The best LMS systems hold the potential to track individual progress, generate reports, bridge skill-gaps, enhance employee retention, and overall business growth.

True adaptive learning has to measure and deliver knowledge, behaviors and outcomes

Axonify

If it isn’t building an ongoing, multidimensional picture of what your employees know, do and deliver, then the answer is no. Consider this: A learning system that continually crunches the kind of data that matters to your business. A learning program that doesn’t require justification because it is so intrinsically tied to your business outcomes. You probably know what adaptive learning is. It isn’t enough to measure this data in separate, neat streams.

6 Corporate Training Expectations in 2019

Time to Know

Employees, trainers and business managers expect better, faster and more advanced training solutions to meet their immediate business and knowledge demands. Did you know that 78% of learning and design teams still use traditional instructor-led classroom training programs?

Sales Enablement Training: 5 Ways to Empower Sales Reps

Time to Know

A successful sales enablement training program can take a business from zero to hero. Empowering sales reps with knowledge and skills is not only beneficial, but it is a requirement to ensure the growth and success of a business. Ultimately, knowing how to sell makes the difference.

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In Response: Accidental Instructional Designers #dl09--Part I

ID Reflections

I know what you are saying." Brent Schlenke r: I see New ID as being more about aggregating and monitoring the existing content streams. Cammy Bean : Maybe ID programs need to come out of business schools instead of education schools. I have been primarily thinking about point #2-Cammy's comment in the light of my recent business trip. What are the business needs they are trying to address via online training? Business model 2.

How the Workforce Learns in 2019: User-Generated Content

Degreed

According to a soon-to-be-released survey of nearly 800 workers, managers, and leaders we’ve just done with Harvard Business Publishing (stay tuned…), people give their employers’ learning and development opportunities an overall Net Promoter Score of -25.

6 Corporate Training Expectations in 2019

Time to Know

Employees, trainers and business managers expect better, faster and more advanced training solutions to meet their immediate business and knowledge demands. Did you know that 78% of learning and design teams still use traditional instructor-led classroom training programs?

Sales Enablement Training: 5 Ways to Empower Sales Reps

Time to Know

A successful sales enablement training program can take a business from zero to hero. Empowering sales reps with knowledge and skills is not only beneficial, but it is a requirement to ensure the growth and success of a business. Ultimately, knowing how to sell makes the difference.

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6 tips to help you launch a successful online certification training course

TalentLMS

So, how do you launch a certification online training course for an unfamiliar audience? Find the gaps in the current market. Pharma sales reps automatically know that the content focuses on their professional background and objectives.

American Tire Distributors shares its microlearning success story

CLO Magazine

But company leaders knew they could do better. But her team needed a better way to propagate that data to help the sales, marketing and support teams do their jobs better. We wanted to know if we were making a difference right away.”. Closing the Gap. New Revenue Stream.

What is a true L&D professional?

Litmos

An important point of reflection for any field of endeavor, and members therein, is: where are we and where do we need to be? Then there is the business aspect. The responsibilities transcend formal learning and include business aspects as well. You have to know better.

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

Talented Learning

They’re digging deep with robust CRM data , marketing automation platforms and ecommerce strategies that target profitable learner segments, drive new revenue streams and maximize the lifetime value of every relationship. Whatever you do, don’t wait to make a move.

Is it time for a BYOL (Bring Your Own Learning) strategy in your organization? #BYOL

Jane Hart

An increasing number of the workforce – smart, social, autonomous workers – are already doing their own thing and solving their own learning and performance problems much more quickly and more easily by using their own tools and devices. (In

Extended Enterprise Learning Takes Center Stage

Talented Learning

We also considered business models, target customers, documented use cases and product differentiators in multiple categories: functionality, technology, system setup, ongoing support and pricing/license models. Now it is a business necessity. 3) Business Process Improvement.

Why Should Employees Pick Your Company?

CLO Magazine

The site also includes advice on how to create a network, do interviews and prepare for the future. “It What experiences do you want to build? Ensuring access to a steady stream of employees has never been more critical.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

EPISODE 22 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUESTS: How can membership organizations strengthen their market position and drive additional revenue streams by offering professional education ? How did you do that? The instructional designer in me is doing backflips… JEN: Yes!

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How to Get Better Funding with Your Existing CME Data

EthosCE

From sharpening your funding pitch to helping outline new revenue streams for your organization, your data can serve as incontrovertible evidence of your program’s merit and potential for success. Data Due Diligence: Do You Know Which Data Matters?

7 best practices to create corporate training video content

Disprz

Reading Time: 6 minutes Do you know which is the second largest search engine after Google in 2018? You will be surprised to know. The competition is increasing each day, and to stand apart, you need to do things differently and smartly. How will you do that?

Helping Consultants, Experts, and Coaches Smash Through Personal and Professional Plateaus with David Shriner-Cahn

LifterLMS

David shares what he has learned about best practices in business from interviewing entrepreneurs, along with strategies you can implement to smash the plateau in your business’s growth. Many business owners and entrepreneurs think about success as a linear progression.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: All Work And No Learning.

Learning Visions

Lately, work has just felt way too busy. Sometimes I just want to punch in the proverbial time card and go home and do the rest of my life. Of continuing to do the same crappy job, because you know how to crank out that kind of crap in the necessary time frame? How does one build learning into work -- how do you build learning into work -- when you just dont feel like you have the time? Lessons learned meetings (do people still do this?

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The 5-step elearning content development process

Elucidat

Off the back of what you discover, you should try to find out more about each profile by being clear on questions like: What do you need them to do more of, or get better at? What’s blocking them from doing so right now? Open up new revenue streams without starting from scratch.

4 Applications for Microlearning in Corporation Training

Ed App

Bursts of information drive the most successful learning absorption process, strengthening retention of the three major streams of corporate training; onboarding, upgrading skills and multi-skilling. . Through interactive mobile learning, employees are able to test their own knowledge through identifying gaps in their learning. Through extra incentive, gamification has been proven to engage employees, boost productivity and drive business success.