Growing From Knowledge-Based to Performance-Driven Learning


A consistent observation I’ve made is that the majority of learning deployed to organizations is purely knowledge-based. In fact, many L&D professionals I’ve worked with report that 70% to 85% of the learning they provide their organizations is designed to only build knowledge.

3 Ways to foster a knowledge based organization


3 Ways to Foster a Knowledge Based Organization. In one way or another, organizations today have realized that to confront the cut-throat competition in international market environment, it is essential to become a knowledge based organization.

How Small Businesses Can Use Training Management Software As Their Knowledge Base

eLearning Industry

We give you some tips on how you can use Administrate's software as your central knowledge base, which is ideal for a small to medium businesses. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Corporate Learning Best Practices Corporate Learning Management Systems Corporate Training

The foundations of innovation in L&D

E-Learning Provocateur

So my second building block is an in-house knowledge base. Despite the best intentions of a content library and a knowledge base, they will never meet every conceivable learning need.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. and more video capability, screen capture-based. In a knowledge-sharing sense, user-generated videos put learners in the driving. voluntarily sharing knowledge on a daily basis, so offering them a simple way of doing.

Top Benefits of Knowledge Sharing Across an Organization

Your Training Edge

In the competitive world today, majority of the companies are gradually realizing the significance of knowledge sharing among individuals working within an organization. From sales and marketing to the customer services, knowledge sharing can boost every function within a company.

ILT…Is It Still the Gold Standard?

Your Training Edge

Courses can include a range of material with which learners can engage depending on their needs, while video-based delivery provides training consistency. Ability to create knowledge benchmarks both pre and post course.

Customer Education: The Complete Guide For Your Business


It’s fast becoming a must-do strategy for modern businesses. For businesses looking to formalize, update, or begin their customer education program this guide is for you. We see this a lot as businesses are deep in support queries that waste time, money, and resources.

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How beneficial is E-Learning software for businesses?

Your Training Edge

Businesses need to train their new employees about the products and services they offer. In addition, for uncompromised development and manufacturing of products and services, businesses must also train them on all the range of software tools, equipment, and best practices required. Traditionally, managers prepare a knowledge base (offline) and supply the printouts or handwritten notes when required. Certify employees based on assessments.

Instructor Led Training…Is It Still the Gold Standard?

Your Training Edge

Courses can include a range of material with which learners can engage depending on their needs, while video-based delivery provides training consistency. Ability to create knowledge benchmarks both pre and post course.

How to Develop Training Objectives for your Business


Importantly, training objectives should be concise, focused statements that break down what each course will accomplish and how they will help reach the business’s overall end goal of training. Creates a clear path to reaching your business’s overall learning goal. Knowledge.

5 Business Cases that Call for Serious Games

Knowledge Guru

No matter what learning solution you think you want to produce, it’s important to identify the learning need (and business need) before starting a project. If the onboarding process is not standardized, employees will end up with major knowledge gaps later in their jobs.

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How Can e-Learning Fit The Needs Of Small And Medium Businesses?


In the twenty first century, ours is knowledge-based economy. All industry leaders agree that the performance of an organization depends on how up-to-date the employees are on latest knowledge and skills.

7 Signs That You Need An LMS For Your Business


Is your business ramping up its training efforts? Quick to setup and built to streamline your business’s training, it could be a savvy move that impacts your business’s bottom line. A growing business has different groups they need to train.

Working Smarter in Social Business

Jay Cross

Business people face more and more novel situations every day. To be successful, a social business’s learning function must break out of the training department and spread throughout the organizational infrastructure. Social business is a recent phenomenon.

Curated Insights: The Human Side of Extracting Business Value from Information

CLO Magazine

For decades, employees have attempted to collect and sort information, and management has sought to derive associated quantitative business value — largely to no avail. Big data and business intelligence are not enough. To succeed in business, we must do better than consume content.

Decisions, decisions. Business decisions.

Jay Cross

MAKING BUSINESS DECISIONS: THE HEART AND THE HEAD. Jay Cross examines decision making on learning at work, and gives the lie to some myths about the use of business metrics. To “earn a seat at the table” where the business managers sit, you must: Speak the language of business.

3 Use Cases For Integrating e-Learning In Your Business In 2015


Here’s a resolution for your business development: “integrate e-learning in my enterprise” Unlike most personal new year resolutions, this doesn’t take lots of self-control to achieve. 3) Knowledge retention. The holiday season.

6 Benefits of an Extended Enterprise LMS For Your Business


Customer knowledge bases, new product rollouts for franchisees, and partner channel certifications are all examples of extended online learning. Now, you need a wide variety of training modules that are adjusted for individual audiences, allowing you to track successes not just based on overall process but segmented by audience type. Similar to individual brands, distribution channels will need to operate from a single base of knowledge.

Why blended learning paves the way to business success


Until recently, the more information a business had, the better their chances to rise above everyone else and advance in the profitable part of the market. So profitable businesses are the ones that manage information fast. By giving learners more control, a blended learning strategy can to pave the way to business success. Employees are pretty busy. Most of them will access training materials by using their deskop computers or business laptops.

4 Ways to Increase Non-Dues Revenue

Web Courseworks

There are steps you can take to make sure you have the appropriate assets and knowledge base to make your eLearning Business a success. Here are the four main components that make an eLearning business thrive or dive. Are you ready to enhance your eLearning business?

How You Can Motivate Your Employees to Complete Training Courses

Designing Digitally

We're confronted by new challenges almost daily, and the best weapon in dealing with them is knowledge. In a business environment, it is even more important to develop your employees' knowledge base and skill level. Educating your employees will help the business flourish.

Does Your Compliance Training Need A Makeover?


Supervisors and managers must understand how to be in compliance and as your employees apply the rules and regulations to their work, you may find great disparities in their knowledge base. Are you in charge of your company’s compliance with the latest laws and regulations?

XBlocks in Open edX: An Introduction


For a full list of up-to-date XBlocks currently available to customers on Appsembler’s Tahoe platform , check out our Knowledge Base. Blog Business open edx xblock XBlocks

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5 Advantages of an Open Source LMS for Software Training


For many businesses, training is baked into technology. Whether learning is captured on mobile devices to provide “on-the-go” experience and knowledge bases, or it’s done in a classroom behind computers, the training ecosystem in business is hinged to technology. So, most companies utilize learning management software (LMS) to provide crucial functionality to tech-based training. For businesses, branding is a big deal.

The Hidden Features of Open edX Studio – Part 1


You can find a full list of the XBlocks available to our Tahoe customers on our knowledge base, and there’s a list of XBlocks on the Open edX community wiki. Want to limit access to something based on someone completing your new timed exam? Open edX is big.

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Welcome, HelpIQ!


Our latest acquisition is HelpIQ , a leading knowledge base software and online help documentation tool that makes it easy to create help centers, knowledge bases, user manuals, FAQ’s and much more. Companies are increasingly seeking cloud-based solutions.

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The Best Ways to Deal with Ineffective Managers and Keep Your Job


Intrudes in employees’ personal business. Whether it is not asking an employee with more knowledge in a particular area to handle a question, or not allowing employees autonomy with information and decision-making, these managers will micromanage every detail, resulting in lower productivity and a lack of job ownership by employees. Tell your current manager you want to learn more about a certain area and bring a richer knowledge base to your current position.

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Tips For Avoiding Retirement Brain Drain

Epilogue Systems

Many businesses are experiencing a significant and ongoing loss of some of their most tenured, and knowledgeable, employees. Today, these employees are retiring at a rate of around 10,000 a day , and often taking their accumulated business knowledge with them. In the business world, brain drain is, broadly speaking, the loss of institutional knowledge from an organization when a highly skilled or educated employee leaves for another job or retires.

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The Rise of Social Everything

Marcia Conner

Businesses are beginning to realize that by rewiring themselves to actively build strong relationships and reach out to colleagues as a normal course of work, they ultimately produce a better product to their customer. Social Business.

Online Training Overload: 9 Surprising Symptoms Of Cognitive Overwhelm


Our memories must also constantly be reinforced to keep knowledge intact. Unable To Apply Knowledge In A Real-World Context You’ve thrown a significant amount of information at your employees, hoping something will stick, only to find that they’re unable to apply the ideas in the workplace. They don’t feel equipped to handle situations because they haven’t absorbed the knowledge or skills they need. Uncategorized Applications Business

How to Increase Knowledge Retention Through Virtual Training


One major benefit of virtual training is that the instructor has the ability and flexibility to assess the knowledge base of participants and cater the content to best serve them in real-time, enhancing learning outcomes. Periodic testing and evaluation will determine how much learners are retaining the knowledge, which will in turn will help you refine the ongoing training and develop any necessary retraining.

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

ID Reflections

If an organization already has a platform where the end users contribute to share information, knowledge, updates 2. Tags: corporate training Instructional design Business Drivers adult learning

5 Key Ways to Improve Training and Development


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.

The Rise of Social Everything

Marcia Conner

Organizations are beginning to realize that by rewiring their workforce to actively build strong relationships and reach out to colleagues as a normal course of business, they ultimately produce a better product to their customer. Social Business.

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Are MOOCs for You?

Clarity Consultants

You, like many businesses, may find yourself in the situation where budget is tight for investing in training and development programs. But you also know that failing to increase your knowledge base (and that of your team) can drag your company down in a competitive business landscape.

Your Employees are Desperate for Differentiated Learning


Over time though, it’s easy for an organization to house a handful of individuals who silo a large portion of knowledge based on their experience and skills. Give employees engaging opportunities to grow.

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