Malicious metrics

Clark Quinn

When I researched these quizzes, rather than finding concerns about the question data, instead I found that much more detailed information about your account was allowed to be passed from Facebook to the quiz hosted. What’s the business relationship? Like others, I have been seduced by the “what X are you” quizzes on FaceBook. I certainly understand why they’re compelling, but I’ve begun to worry about just why they’re so prevalent.

Customer Engagement Metrics: What Marketers Can Teach Learning Pros

Talented Learning

Today we feature engagement metrics advice from Laura Patterson , President of VisionEdge Marketing. Why Do Engagement Metrics Matter? In other words, according to Gallup research , engagement metrics matter. Business Implications. 3 Powerful Engagement Metrics.

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The Metrics of Learning and Dangers of Multitasking

mLevel

Let’s look at one of the best business books of all time, “Good to Great” by Jim Collins. Let’s transition to the business world. The post The Metrics of Learning and Dangers of Multitasking appeared first on mLevel.

New MOOC Research: What the Findings Mean for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Aside from the time savings, the cost savings , and the boost in learner engagement, one of the biggest areas where massive open online courses (MOOCs) provide benefit is education research. Read more about the Top 10 Training Metrics.

Learning Evaluation, Step 2: Define Metrics

Watershed

Here, we'll discuss the second step in the learning evaluation process—identifying the success metrics most appropriate to the organization. How do I select success metrics? When choosing success metrics, we recommend a collection of metrics that cover as many of the five areas below.

A conversation on measurement and metrics (#ASTDLN)

Learning Visions

conversation on metrics and measurement. Research shows that if people like you're training, they'll take more. optimized business processes. But we need to be measuring what has a critical impact to the business. What’s been the business. critical impact to the business. of business and for different skills. These are the lines of business. perception of critical business actions – these aren’t the learning team’s.

Why ‘Hours Worked’ is a Misleading Engagement Metric

Growth Engineering

We just need to get our hands on the elusive engagement metric. Researchers, writing for the Harvard Business Review (HBR), decided to set out on a mission to find out about engagement once and for all. So what did the HBR research article reveal?

How to Measure Customer Value (And Why It Matters)

Talented Learning

Today we feature advice about customer value metrics from Laura Patterson , President of VisionEdge Marketing. Business-minded learning professionals will find her guidance practical, relevant and useful. And how can you reflect this in customer-focused metrics?

Learning Pool review the Fosway Group COVID-19 research

Learning Pool

Our friends over at Fosway published some interesting research on COVID-19 a few weeks back. The research reveals an interesting challenge around content. The research from Fosway shows that 84% of people think integration with collaboration platforms is important.

Assessments and Metrics: 5 Ways to Measure Your Corporate Training ROI

Coreaxis

We’ve researched this complicated issue and found a few methods that work for many different industries. Every business has distinct and definable factors to success, and these should be well established before you even begin to develop your training module. Ask yourself what is important to your team or which KPIs (key performance indicators) your business considers to be crucial for success.

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? The article is subtitled “Shifting to Business-Centric Learning.” What’s your metric?

Why Data Should Drive Your Training Strategy

KnowledgeCity

That’s why tracking engagement—via metrics like login frequency and time spent in training—is key. Performance metrics help sort learners. Research shows that targeted communication is the way to go if you’re striving for effective stakeholder engagement.

What is Prescriptive Analytics and Why Should You Care?

Talented Learning

Today we feature advice from Daniel Newman , Principal Analyst at Futurum Research and CEO of Broadsuite Media Group. But now, more companies also extract both predictive and prescriptive intelligence from customer and business data. How to define and interpret relevant metrics.

New Research: Best-in-class corporate learning approaches that drive business results

Axonify

The lightening-fast pace of business, combined with the integration of technology, increased customer demands and the need to support multi-generational workforces, have called attention to the importance of changing the way learning leaders have traditionally approached corporate training.

Is Your Business Data Really Worth Keeping?

Talented Learning

Today we feature advice from Daniel Newman , Principal Analyst at Futurum Research and CEO of Broadsuite Media Group. Business Data: Blessing and Curse. In fact, research estimates that by 2020, the average amount of data produced each second will reach the equivalent of 1.7

The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

As per the latest Mobile learning research, conducted by the Brandon Hall Group, this wait continues. The levels of usage and their sophistication around what businesses are really doing with the mobile are still not being able to show really a great change. Mobile learning metrics.

New Research: Best-in-class corporate learning approaches that drive business results

Axonify

The lightening-fast pace of business, combined with the integration of technology, increased customer demands and the need to support multi-generational workforces, have called attention to the importance of changing the way learning leaders have traditionally approached corporate training.

The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

As per the latest Mobile learning research, conducted by the Brandon Hall Group, this wait continues. The levels of usage and their sophistication around what businesses are really doing with the mobile are still not being able to show really a great change. Mobile learning metrics.

Learning Programs Value to Business

LearnDash

Research conducted by the Association for Talent Development found that roughly 23% of organizations have a person who is dedicated to measuring the effectiveness of learning initiatives as it relates to key business metrics.

The Only Training Metric that Matters

The Learning Circuits

There is only one training metric that matters: the person responsible for the training program gets promoted. Any other metric, be it smilesheets or increased organizational productivity, or stock price, is only ammunition. Now, clearly we need to tap into pure research. But there are at least three reasons why this is the critical metric. We need to pilot. You can't do any good if you are fired.

New Research: Best-in-class corporate learning approaches that drive business results

Axonify

The lightening-fast pace of business, combined with the integration of technology, increased customer demands and the need to support multi-generational workforces, have called attention to the importance of changing the way learning leaders have traditionally approached corporate training. Attendees were keen to find practical ways to address the new needs of businesses and employees alike.

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. for Your Education Business.

eLearning Research

Tony Karrer

We have: Will Thalheimer, Work Learning Research Kevin Oakes, I4CP Claire Schooley, Forrester Chris Howard, Bersin Kevin Martin, Aberdeen Biggest trend is Learning 2.0 Statistics from ASTD research - 86% - web 2.0 Trust is barrier Culture is number one barrier - knowledge sharing is problem Reluctance among potential mentors to teach each other Time is problem Qualcomm - employees submit business plans. Have festival where employees vote on best business ideas.

New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

ASTD last week released its new research report, titled ‘ Mobile Learning – Delivering Learning in a Connected World ‘, which we are very pleased to have sponsored.

The Nature of Business Tribes

CLO Magazine

In business, tribes are often social groups linked by a leader, shared purpose or goal, common culture or organizational boundary. Belonging to a tribe in business can infuse hope among team members and awaken collaborative instincts. Tribal Forces in Business.

The Business Case for Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

In recent years, CLOs have faced growing headwinds when it comes to making a business case for leadership development. And the authors of an October 2016 article in Harvard Business Review referred to leadership development programs as the “great training robbery.”.

Training Software for small business

Ed App

Good training is very important for small businesses as staff are far more likely to take on multiple roles or responsibilities within the organization. This is crucial so that a small business can provide the best service and remain competitive. eLearning small business training

How to align eLearning Initiatives to Business Success: What do L&D Leaders suggest?

G-Cube

But the L&D function within an organization needs to clearly find important links between learning and business objectives of the organization. This builds the confidence and capability of workers as well as improves business results for organisations.

Listen: Researcher Sarah Kimmel on the future of the CLO role

CLO Magazine

Fortunately, Sarah Kimmel, vice president of research for Chief Learning Officer magazine , has some data to light the way. For the second year in a row, her research team conducted an in-depth survey and deep analysis of current and future learning executives to uncover the path forward.

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The Business Partnership Award

CLO Magazine

The automaker wanted to completely revamp its learning business model from something primarily supported by training on a local or regional basis to something that was consistent across the globe. The post The Business Partnership Award appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

Podcast 29: Growing an Online Training Business – With the Co-Founder of DataCamp

Talented Learning

Martijn’s story is instructive for multiple reasons: He knows first-hand what it takes to grow a successful online training business. But unfortunately, many business people don’t have enough knowledge to work with all the data that’s available to them.

Planning, Executing & Measuring Microlearning Efforts To Drive Competitive Success

G-Cube

When companies plan their micro content delivery efforts, the first and foremost step is carrying out a competitive market research about their industry at the content and campaign levels. This is the kind of content that businesses should plan for a successful microlearning strategy.

Podcast Episode 8: The Business Benefits of xAPI – With Mike Rustici

Talented Learning

And what kind of real-world business benefits come from using xAPI? KEY TAKEAWAYS: For extended enterprise professionals, measuring the business impact of learning programs is essential. The xAPI data standard adds value to this process by making it possible to link all types of learning activities with business performance metrics. Starting small is a legitimate way to discover how xAPI can help you improve learning programs and related business results. .

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5 Reasons Why an Extended Enterprise LMS is Right for Your Business

Web Courseworks

Here are five reasons why an Extended Enterprise LMS could benefit your business. Unlike internal employee training it is easy to measure the business impact of extended enterprise learning. This week, Managing eLearning features a guest post by Lauren Gray at Web Courseworks.

Twitter Tips for Your Business

OpenSesame

Some are free and some charge a premium, so do your research to figure out which works best for you. For example, you can create a custom timeline updating you with all mentions of your business while also viewing reactions to your latest tweet. Business Skills Posts

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (4)

Jay Cross

My team talks about the trends that drive our business. ? As one pundit put it, “The ROI of social networking is being in business a few years from now.”. To keep things simple, we began by dividing the world into two types of businesses. Fourth post in a series.

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

Qintil

Does the LMS stand up to your business case? It’s important that you understand all of the above before you dive too deep into the LMS research process. 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. This includes the research stage too – someone at this point may pick up on issues and get these brought up with the provider early.