4 Training Effectiveness Metrics to Track Your L&D Fitness

Absorb LMS

Check out these four metrics to see if you have a healthy pulse on achieving your learning and development and business goals. Learning should be intuitive and relevant. If it’s not, you’ll make learning a chore and lose your audience as a result. For sales reps, you can directly tie L&D to the bottom line by reviewing specific metrics like number of sales orders secured and the actual value of sales made post-training.

The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI

mLevel

Why is ROI not a commonly used metric for success in learning? Over the past 4 years, I have come to know many learning professionals. I’ve met ones who specialize in content creation, instructional design, learning technology and general instruction. As I have continued to dig deeper into why ROI is not common in the learning space, it is clear the people who serve the learners are not the problem… so then what is it?

3 Essential Metrics to Improve Training Measurement

Watershed

As a solution architect, I help clients find the perfect match between the challenges they face, and the technologies available. In turn, it’s hard to get the full picture of the business impact of your training dollars if you don’t know specifically where they’re going.

Future of Learning Technology – 2015

Upside Learning

The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read.

5 Ways to Elevate Your Sales Training With Learning Technology

Docebo

Sales training in fast-moving business environments is most effective when supported by innovative learning technologies. At the end of the day, every business (of any size) has the same goal: to generate revenue. How Does Blended Learning Benefit Sales Training?

Is Your eLearning Training Successful? The Top 5 Metrics Your Business Must Track

KnowledgeAnywhere

Rolling out a virtual training program makes your company look more innovative and sensitive to the needs of your workforce, but those LMS benefits are short-lived if you don’t see tangible business results from it. As you start to evaluate if an LMS is worth the investment for your organization, it’s important to evaluate the right metrics that will help you gauge whether or not your learning management software is a success.

Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List

Talented Learning

When you need solid advice about learning strategy and technology, which blogs come to mind? But as an independent analyst, I spend my days investigating which companies excel at driving learning technology forward. A must-read for learning technology decision makers.

Driving The Pace Of Digital Transformation For Lucrative Business

G-Cube

I have gone through certain case studies and found out that the focus has shifted from the basic to evolved technologies in the workplace. Some of them are listed here: ► Assess real learning experience. Effective digital learning strategies have a great impact on business growth.

Learning Technologies 2019: Insights from the Conference

Leo Learning

Joanna Kori, LTG’s Global Learning and Development Manager, reflects on the key discussion points from this year’s Learning Technologies conference. Learning analytics: A key talking point this year. Andy Lancaster at Learning Technologies 2019.

L&D Pros have a new BFF in AI-powered Learning Technology

Docebo

Imagine trying to track every activity each of your learners makes while interacting with your learning platform. Then imagine trying to analyze this data to uncover valuable insights and correlations between learning activities and job performance. Want to learn more?

Learning Technologies Conference and Exhibition - Day 2

Unicorn Training

Day 2 at Learning Technologies came around quickly and the team were raring to go, after a busy and fun first day. We also hid more segments of our Learning Ecosphere all around the exhibition hall, with hints being shared on our Twitter @unicorntraining.

The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

My previous posts you must have gone through surely depicted the emergence and penetration of mobile learning in learning and development industry, as one of the means of achieving an advanced leaning experience. Mobile learning is something I witnessed so widespread in this regard.

LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

A Request for Proposal (RFP) is one of the most widely used yet controversial tools for learning management systems buyers. I’ve been involved in both buying and selling learning technology for more than two decades, and I know RFPs are incredibly valuable.

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The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

My previous articles, you must have gone through surely depicted the emergence and penetration of mobile learning in learning and development industry, as one of the means of achieving an advanced leaning experience. Mobile learning is something I witnessed so widespread in this regard.

Developing and measuring a learning technology strategy

Aptara

Developing and measuring a learning technology strategy. Learning has become a mainstay in the business environment. And that means implementing a strong learning and development program. A company's learning strategy can't just be a shot-in-the-dark process.

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. Of those associations that use technology for learning, under a quarter (23.4

How to Build Real-Time L&D Strategies

Docebo

Everything in business is shifting to real-time performance – and learning and development is no exception. Learn the L&D strategies to keep your workforce moving forward, in real time. How do you get the right training to people, at the right time, in the right way?

Podcast 19: Customer Education 101 – With Dave Derington of Azuqua

Talented Learning

WELCOME TO EPISODE 19 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. KEY TAKEAWAYS: Every business can benefit from educated customers. Metrics.

Measuring Training Return on Investment

mLevel

Or to make learning much more engaging. (We Our thought was simple – every other unit of the business focuses on performance – what would it take to let L&D join the fray? Introducing Performance Metrics for Learning. Learn More about mLevel.

10 Key Points I Got From The Learning Technologies Event in London (part 1)

TalentLMS

Learning Technologies is Europe’s leading Learning and Development exhibition and conference, taking place in London around this time every year. If you are a business that takes its workforce training seriously, LMS is not something you can do without.

Making business decisions: the hand and the heart

Jay Cross

Inside Learning Technologies is an important magazine in the U.K. Isn’t it odd that while the net spans the globe, learning magazines remain confined to their home countries?). For the current issue, I wrote an article entitled Making Business Decision: the Hand and the Heart. This is the sequel to last month’s Speaking the Language of Business. Tags: Making sound decisions Metrics of organizational learning

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. That’s because I’m focused on a much broader market opportunity for learning tech.

Social Learning: An Ongoing Experiment

CLO Magazine

Psychologist Albert Bandura’s social learning theory suggests that people learn from one another through observation, imitation and modeling. Interestingly, the top motivators cited for using social learning technologies are more abstract than tangible.

Engage Your Employees! Retaining Them Depends on it

Docebo

They want to learn and contribute knowledge, to lean on subject matter experts within the organization for top-notch advice, and to get recognized for their efforts. They’re able to give their employees more challenging work, and thus drive the performance of the business.

Does Your Business Really Need an LMS? Straight Talk with “The eLearning Coach”

Talented Learning

Earlier this year, I was fortunate to be interviewed by one of the learning community’s most talented instructional designers and thought leaders, Connie Malamed (aka “ The eLearning Coach “). For instance: How are modern learning management systems different?

Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect

Origin Learning

Konnect- true to its name, Origin Konnect is a next generation social learning platform that helps organizations develop a training and development culture that literally “connects” employees as they learn.

Considering an LMS? 7 Questions to Help Build a Business Case

Qintil

Does the LMS stand up to your business case? Depending on the size of your organisation there may be some budget allocated to learning technology, there may also be different departments that deal with the LMS. If you’re building a business case, first and foremost you need to know how much you can spend which, way down the line, will determine the ROI of an LMS. With any business, a new technology has its integration and implementation headaches.

Considering an LMS? 7 Questions to Help Build a Business Case

Qintil

Does the LMS stand up to your business case? Depending on the size of your organisation there may be some budget allocated to learning technology, there may also be different departments that deal with the LMS. If you’re building a business case, first and foremost you need to know how much you can spend which, way down the line, will determine the ROI of an LMS. With any business, a new technology has its integration and implementation headaches.

LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

I have now formally reviewed 125 of the potential 700 learning management solutions available in the world. As I get deeper and deeper into the industry, I’m more convinced than ever that “focus” is the key LMS technology trend of today’s winning vendors.

Podcast Episode 1: How Learning Systems Advisory Services Add Value – With John Llamas

Talented Learning

WELCOME TO THE MAIDEN VOYAGE OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! Do you want to learn from experts about how to achieve more with learning solutions that serve employees, customers, channel partners and others in your organization’s value chain?

10 pieces of advice on the web, workflow, & learning

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

After a lengthy hibernation, Learning Light ’s eLearning Centre rides again! From a press release yesterday: Learning Light has now launched the new look and feel e-learning centre. technologies. Jay Cross pushes the envelope again on e-learning.

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How Docebo and Salesforce Come Together for Optimal Sales and Training Potential

Docebo

Though the idea of linking a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system with a Learning Management System (LMS) doesn’t come up as often as it should, in recent posts we’ve discussed the value of integrating your business’ CRM and LMS , as well as the ROI that can be generated by doing so.

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Educators and Marketers are Both Facing a Huge Problem

mLevel

I admit, I am a relative newbie to the world of learning compared to those lifelong professionals who have been on the journey for more than my paltry 4 years. By now I am sure you are saying, “how does this apply to me as a learning professional?” Update Your Learning Program.

Engineering the Future: Linking Learning and Performance Management to Drive Business Outcomes

Leo Learning

This article from LEO Learning’s Chief Strategy Officer, Piers Lea, originally appeared in Inside Learning Technologies e-Magazine , and looks at the link between performance management and learning. The Learning/Performance Connection. Did the employee learn?

Running Corporate Learning as a Business: Top Trends for 2016

PDG

And tempting as it was to remain in the woodwork this year, after reading a few dozen “learning trends” posts, I felt there was something missing. There were predictions a-plenty on what technology we would love, on the needs of the Millennials, and the learning modalities du jour.