Training Magazine: Back in Business!

Kapp Notes

Training Magazine which was officially closed in February partly because its owner could not find a buyer has once again "opened its doors." A buyer has been found and the magazine is back in business. Lakewood Media Group - part of Mach1 Business Media - has acquired Training magazine, its conferences and Training Top 125.

Gamification, Sales Training in Learning Solutions Magazine

Bottom-Line Performance

Image © Learning Solutions Magazine. has written a two part series on games and gamification for Learning Solutions Magazine. The series focuses on case studies that show the efficacy of games and gamification in business situations.

Some Ideas To Inspire Your Business to Consider Learning in the Workplace (New article in the MWL Magazine)

Jane Hart

New article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine, by Helen Blunden, Activate Learning Solutions. Here are 10 ideas for how you can inspire your business teams and managers to consider employee development to occur within the workplace through social and collaborative experiences.

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Continuous, Curated Learning: The Business Case (New article in the MWL Magazine)

Jane Hart

” Read the full article here: Continuous, Curated Learning: The Business Case. New article by Stephen Walsh of Anders Pink: “we need curated content to help us stay sharp and continuously learn. But who’s going to find and filter this content?

Business Is Learning

CLO Magazine

Mike Prokopeak is vice president and editor in chief at Chief Learning Officer magazine. Now before we go too far, I am not saying corporate learning should ignore the business outcomes of what you do. What is the killer app for business in the 21st century? It is business.

Gamification is like Marmite. Love it or hate it. (New article in the MWL Magazine)

Jane Hart

It is big business; gamification vendors abound, and there are plenty of gamification conferences too. “Gamification is another HR buzzword; in fact nowadays everything is being gamified. But does it actually work? Take a look at my article, Gamification is like Marmite. Love it or hate it. Social learning

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Training magazine, RIP

Jay Cross

Nielsen Business Media is shutting down Training magazine and its companion Web site, trainingmag.com. I first saw Training magazine in 1977. At the time I didn’t know the training business from a hole in the ground.

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6 Ways ELearning Impacts Business

LearnDash

Truth is, since elearning first started came about in the 1960s, it has introduced opportunity for businesses. Unfortunately many business either do not recognize these potential positive impacts, or simply are not educated on what they are. 6 Ways ELearning Can Help Business.

Technology Editor at Elearning! Magazine

Janet Clarey

I’ve been settling into a new way of work – busy collaborating with awesome folks like David Mallon at Bersin & Associates , doing some technology stuff in my community (our pool has a blog!), Magazine , part of the B2B Media Company. Magazine. Magazine.

Stop Your Business from Becoming an Organizational Nightmare

Your Training Edge

Do you sometimes get lost in it and fear your business will fail because of poor organisation? If you are in need of tips on how to best organize your business and save time, then you should read this article. Another vital step in organizing your business is organizing your inbox.

Nine Information Alternatives to the Now Defunct Training Magazine

Kapp Notes

Unfortunately, Training Magazine is folding up shop on its web site, print magazine and conferences. Here are some magazine type places you can visit. Magazine Provides articles, news and resources about elearning design, development and the industry. eLearnMagazine Contains articles on technology, business, culture as well as blogs, a rich archive and great opinion pieces. Learning Solutions Magazine This is published by the eLearning Guild.

New article in the MWL Magazine: An employee’s Personal Learning Space lies at the heart of MWL– not a LMS

Jane Hart

New article by Jane Hart, Centre for Modern Workplace Learning. “… in the modern workplace, it really isn’t appropriate to use the LMS to try and track everything everyone learns in the organisation. In fact trying to do so is neither practicable nor feasible.

It's Happening in the Learning Industry: Training Magazine and Web Site Shutting Down

Kapp Notes

Apparently, it is not just the newspaper business that is in trouble, the trade publication magazine business isn't so hot either. Training Magazine and the associated web site are being moth balled at the end of March. Here is an excerpt from Nielsen shuts down 'Training' Nielsen Business Media told employees Tuesday that it is shutting down Training magazine and its companion Web site, trainingmag.com, according to a Nielsen Co.

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The Business Partnership Award

CLO Magazine

In the client business alone, which includes the company’s laptop, desktop and computer peripherals portfolio of products, the Dell EMC Education Services team trains approximately 1,000 new hires a year. That business arrangement comes with its challenges.

Corporate Training in 2014: Business Goals, Learner Needs, or Both?

Bottom-Line Performance

How does our business achieve the growth and performance goals it has set for the coming year? Through this browsing, I encountered a “2014 Learning Trends” article by Doug Harward in the Winter 2014 edition of Training Industry Magazine. .

Need to Measure Social? Look Down More.

The Simple Shift

According to a recent CLO Magazine article/survey, executives added or supported social tech for 3 very big and very common reasons: increase collaboration (47%), increase engagement (42%) and create a culture of continuous learning (60%). community organizational learning Social Business Social Learning

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My New Training Magazine Online Column

Kapp Notes

It is part of Training Magazine's efforts to provide more web-only content. Running an online background check on a babysitter is one way in which doing a background check is legitmate not just for a business but for personal use as well. Over at the ManageSmarter site, I've started writing a column called Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning. The first installment is titled Defining (or Redefining) a Gamer.

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Digital magazines: A growing, changing market

Aptara

Digital magazines: A growing, changing market. Into this intriguing combination of influences comes the digital magazine, a new type of offering based on a resilient favorite. The rising digital magazine. Getting ahead of the digital magazine trend may mean moving quite quickly.

RIP Training Magazine

bozarthzone

Tuesday morning brought the sad, but not surprising, news that 41-year-old Training Magazine will cease publication with its March 2010 issue. From my view, the magazine had been in a downward spiral since its sale by Lakewood Publications to VNU Business Media and then again to Nielsen Business Media. I owe Training Magazine a great deal. Jack Gordon and Ron Zemke were still in the house then, and the magazine was about training.

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Chief Learning Officer Magazine Owner Acquires Workforce Management Magazine

CLO Magazine

the parent company of Chief Learning Officer magazine, has acquired Workforce Management magazine from Crain Communications Inc. With the acquisition, which took place Monday, Workforce Management will join Chief Learning Officer, Diversity Executive and Talent Management magazines as part of Chicago-based MediaTec’s Human Capital Media Group. With the acquisition, combined readership will exceed 150,000 readers and reach 1.5 million website visitors.

Upcoming webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs

Docebo

Webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs with Brandon Hall Group. Your people are busy, but they need relevant, timely learning experiences that enable their work, not interrupt it.

Team Players: Collaborating in Business

KnowledgeCity

According to a 2015 Forbes magazine article , this approach didn’t work. In today’s business world the emphasis is on diversity, and one of the best ways to include diversity is through teams that include a variety of employees with different skill sets and abilities. Business

What Businesses Can Learn From Nonprofits

The Performance Improvement Blog

  This is the topic that Nancy Lublin, nonprofit leader and social marketing consultant to   corporations, addresses in an article she wrote for Fast Company Magazine that is adapted from her new book, Zilch: The Power of Zero in Business.

Business Results from E-Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

But the key question is, “Does it contribute to achieving important business results?” However, retained knowledge does not necessarily mean that business results will be achieved. Tags: Evaluation Training Impact 5As business results e-learning

The role of L&D in achieving transversal business acumen

Matrix

If we only had one (positive) word to describe the modern business world this would definitely be “dynamic”. This particular way of keeping a constant eye on the big picture while working on making their own enterprise perform is called business acumen. The elements of business acumen.

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Diversity Is Learning’s Business

CLO Magazine

It wasn’t until the late 1980s and early 1990s that some American businesses took a serious look at diversity in the workplace. Marygrace Schumann is a former editorial intern at Chief Learning Officer magazine.

21 Business Phrases that Should Never Be Used in eLearning (or in Business)

eLearning Brothers

This expression comes from an illegal investment scheme to grow companies for the sole purpose of selling it regardless of what corners are cut or how making short term decisions hurt the business long term. Forbes Magazine agrees with us on this one. Top 10 Business Investing Terms.

What’s Your Perfect E-Learning Solution?

Artisan E-Learning

Giving Learners What They Need so You Get the Business Results You Want At Artisan E-Learning, we pride ourselves in being able to create YOUR perfect e-learning solution, and that solution is different client-by-client and even project-by-project.

eLearn Magazine’s 2010 Predictions

Jay Cross

Four members of Internet Time Alliance submitted their thoughts to eLearn Magazine’s 2010 Predictions. Businesses in 2010 will become faster-paced and more unpredictable. Wave Crests.

Online Magazine offers 101 info

Take an e-Learning Break

There are LOTs of online magazines. It's all text-based but has enough to keep you busy for a while - and they are looking for free-lance writers! I came across Suite101 this past weekend. Articles are written by "experts" and organized by categories. I have to admit that I lost a couple of hours surfing through the site.

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Top 25 Training Topics for Small Business Employees

Pract.us

Start-up magazine offers several tips for good time management , which you can practice yourself and help others work on as well. His article focuses on hospitality businesses, but they can be applied to any company with customers. Knowing how to do business.

Beyond The MBA

CLO Magazine

In 2016, a team of professors at Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University spent months converting a series of classroom-based executive education classes into a digital badge program. Shaun Walker is one of those busy executives.

Follow the Leader(ship) Spending

CLO Magazine

Developing the next generation of leaders is the top priority for a majority of organizations, according to a recent survey of more than 28,000 business leaders conducted by The Conference Board. Strategic planning and business acumen were both named as top three skills (Figure 4).

7 + 1 learning and development apps for businesses

Matrix

Companies need to pay attention to this wave of mobile apps for professionals, and tap their potential for business success. 7 + 1 learning and development apps for businesses. Chief Learning Officer Magazine. And those were the 7 + 1 learning and development apps for businesses.

16 Metrics of Healthy Customer Service-Oriented Businesses: Part One

Inkling

Duly inspired, we have compiled our own list of metrics that define a healthy customer service-oriented business. Categorized by operational excellence and employee productivity, these first five indicators of a healthy QSR will arm managers, business owners, and their staff with a framework to run their business operations more efficiently. Chipotle, for example, has an employee turnover rate of 80%, writes QSR Magazine.

Why Understanding the Employee Lifecycle is Essential for Business Growth

GoConqr

And business is powered, first and foremost, by people. This requires developing a strong understanding of the different stages of the employee lifecycle and how the different stages can be optimised for sustained business growth.

Chief Learning Officer Magazine Announces 2013 LearningElite Finalists

CLO Magazine

The finalists are recognized as innovators in enterprise education, delivering measurable business value by utilizing the best workforce development practices. 19, 2013 — Chief Learning Officer magazine (CLO) has announced the 2013 LearningElite organizations. The finalists are recognized as innovators in enterprise education, delivering measurable business value by utilizing the best workforce development practices. which publishes Chief Learning Officer magazine. "It

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