Should We Create Courses or Just Performance Support?

Experiencing eLearning

This post continues that discussion with the question of whether we should create courses or whether informal learning and performance support are sufficient. Another argument is that while people do need to learn, they can do it all on the job with performance support and coaching.

Should We Create Courses or Just Performance Support?

Experiencing eLearning

This post continues that discussion with the question of whether we should create courses or whether informal learning and performance support are sufficient. Another argument is that while people do need to learn, they can do it all on the job with performance support and coaching.

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Myths, Monsters & Performer Support

Living in Learning

The biggest “sale” of all was that “Training drives performance!” which was bought hook line and sinker by business stakeholders. They bought our shtick and internalized it to the point that anything that even smelled like performance issues meant training was the solution. EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Ecosystems Learning Readiness Assessment Performer Support learning strategy LinkedIn performance support performer support PSO

The relationship between learning and performance support

E-Learning Provocateur

Jane is a renowned advocate of performance support in the workplace, and I wonder what she’ll make of my latest musing. Instead, I intend to explore the relationship between learning and performance support , with the former considered in its informal context.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

PA G E 1 0 3 Define the performance goals and. critical skills needed to achieve a specific business. design a curriculum solution that: • has a clear goal tied to a well- articulated business problem, • meets the needs of your target. of addressing a business need.

The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Design and develop performance support solutions with a focus on context, not content.” – Jeremy Smith. “ THE JOURNEY: In today’s business environments where: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is the most crucial factor for success.

Performance Support Boost Employee Productivity

Epilogue Systems Video

If you and your company struggle with retention of new skills and content, then a performance support system might be exactly what you need. In this video, we go over how a performance support system, also called an EPSS , helps eliminate a huge amount of these unnecessary steps.

Leveraging 70:20:10 with Performance Support

Living in Learning

Our objective, as I state in the earlier post, is not to simply reduce time-to-training…but to allow our intentions to target reducing time-to-business-impact as a priority. AGILE Continuous Learning Learning Ecosystems Performer Support 70:20:10 embedded performance support EPS EPSS

Performance Support & “The Art of War”

Living in Learning

Continuous Learning Agile design business impact change management design methods moments of need performance consulting performance support point of work time to competency workforce capability Training tactics are slowly changing. Events are shrinking in size. MOOCs are unhooking linearity as a design concept. Learning is being “bursted” and “microed” in more granular chunks. More video is being embedded.

THE EVOLVING FACE OF EMBEDDED PERFORMANCE SUPPORT

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Design and develop performance support solutions with a focus on context, not content.” – Jeremy Smith “ You can’t teach people everything they need to know. How are embedded performance support solutions being used in workplaces around the world?

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

the latest Performance Management Maturity Model. investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. training data, you’d have had to pay a variable fee, with the potential for spiraling costs as your business.

Three (More) Keys to Better Performance Support

Dashe & Thomson

Handle your support with care. It appears that more Learning & Development professionals are starting to value performance support as a critical component of any blended learning program.

Call It Anything But Performance Support

Living in Learning

This is the challenge in front of us when we are trying to successfully position the added value and positive business impacts of Performance Support to an organization comfortably fed by a Training paradigm. It is that Training paradigm that blocks even considering there are other options to drive performance outcomes. 70:20:10 EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Performer Support Sustained Capability EPS moment of need point of work

5 Reasons to Use Mobile Learning for Performance Support

Origin Learning

We are in the age of mobile devices and every business avenue is now thinking of innovative methods to train its workforce and ways to support them on the field. Now isn’t this reason enough to bank on mobile devices to impart performance support?

MOOCs and Performance Support

Your Training Edge

Businesses have historically been very bad at measuring the return-on-investment of their training programs. But many companies have started to wise up—the current business environment is too competitive for organizations to invest time and money in training without observing any impact on the bottom line. A combination of knowledge transfer and performance support. Effective performance support is embedded (i.e.,

Microlearning Offers On-Demand Performance Support | OttoLearn

OttoLearn

Training is not always the solution busy employees need; on-demand performance support is an efficient solution to in-the-workflow information needs

CRM + Performance Support = Business Value

Ontuitive

High CRM implementation failure rates are well-known. Analysts such as Gartner, AMR, and Forrester Research have been studying the problem for more than a decade and each has issued alarming failure statistics at various times

How Performance Support Apps Are Faring In Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ The incredible expansion of mobile technologies is an important factor that will both drive and support the deployment of workplace learning tools and systems in the area of performance support.” – Charles Jennings (Managing Director, Duntroon Associates, and Founder, 70:20:10 Forum ).

Performance Support Goes to the Oscars

Allison Rossett

Ultimately, the core question should be about the business goals that are top of mind. How can a retailer use mobile performance support to deliver business impact? This is just the beginning of the use of performance support in retail via mobile devices.

Big Learning Data & Performance Support

Ontuitive

Business journals are filled with stories about the exploding arena of Big Data. There is a growing interest in gathering and analyzing a larger, richer, and more correlated set of data strands that come from an increasingly digital set of behaviors.

Is There a Learning Performance Ecosystem Blind Spot?

Living in Learning

Performance support is anything that enables and/or accelerates speed-to-sustainable-performance, or speed-to-impact, or speed-to-productivity, or speed-to-competence, or speed-to-actionable-insight, or speed-to-any-damn-thing-that-drives-measurable-business-value.

PERFORMANCE SUPPORT: Is Devolution in Training Blocking Evolution in Performance?

Living in Learning

Many of my Performance Support colleagues and I have lamented over and struggled to find why the adoption of performance support technology has been so difficult. We are walled in by the myth that Training drives performance… and we have successfully evolved deeper within the walls of that paradigm to innovate and improve our learning solutions.

What Blocks Performance Support from Becoming a Strategic Initiative?

Living in Learning

We continue to train with hopes that some form it…some technology enhanced venue of it…some exotic blend of it…is going to produce sustained capability that produces tangible business outcomes. Discovery & Consulting EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Ecosystems Performer Support Sustained Capability learning @ point of work learning continuum LinkedIn performance support performer support

Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

When designed with learners’ needs in mind, they are an excellent performance support tool. A learning portal should be: Inclusive: Your portal design should support diverse communities. Learner-centered: Traditional training tends to be very “business-centric.”

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How to Improve Learning Outcomes With Performance Support

Dashe & Thomson

Given that the goal of instructional designers and training developers is to improve employee performance, it’s surprising that many continue to create blended learning programs with little or no reliance on performance support tools or systems.

Competency development support training - Gyrus

Gyrus

Competency developments support software training that developing competencies improve individual and overall organization performance to help businesses

Why your Business needs an LMS for Performance Support

ProProfs

While businesses are investing time, money and effort to upskill their employees, but the harsh reality is – not all of the imparted knowledge is retained. I would suggest the use of performance support to extend formal training. How to Use an LMS for Performance Support.

Your Performance Support Doesn't Speak xAPI? 3 Reasons it Should

Ontuitive

However, at this point, you might be wondering how xAPI is relevant to performance support and workflow learning. In a nutshell, learners go about their business learning stuff from a system like Ontuitive that supports xAPI.

HOW PERFORMANCE SUPPORT APPS ARE FARING IN TODAY’S WORKPLACES

Learnnovators

Thanks to the ubiquitous nature of mobile devices and the amazing power fuelled by their ever-expanding features, mobile apps are enabling us perform at our workplaces in ways never imagined before! Mobile Apps Will Transform All Business Processes – Is Your Company Ready?

Learning Technology: How it can support workers to deliver results

Docebo

For L&D to remain relevant, we need to develop new, business-focused and technology-enabled ways to support workers (and how they work) to deliver business results. The post Learning Technology: How it can support workers to deliver results appeared first on Docebo.

9 Formats of Performance Support Tools (PSTs)

EI Design

Performance Support Tools or PSTs constitute an effective supplement for formal trainings to boost employee performance. Essentially, Performance Support Tools help in bridging the gap between knowledge acquisition and knowledge application.

Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

When designed with learners’ needs in mind, they are an excellent performance support tool. A learning portal should be: Inclusive: Your portal design should support diverse communities. Learner-centered: Traditional training tends to be very “business-centric.”

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What Is Performance Support And Why Should You Use Performance Support Tools?

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I outline the significance of Performance Support Tools (PSTs) and how they can boost learning. Why You Should Use Performance Support Tools. Let’s first understand what exactly Performance Support Tools (PSTs) are and why you should invest on them.

TOP 5 PERFORMANCE SUPPORT APPS FOR LEARNING DESIGNERS

Learnnovators

It defines over 470 key terms for instructional designers.” ~ Connie Malamed , on ID Guru, the performance support App for learning designers THE JOURNEY: Connie Malamed was one of the first in the learning industry to design and develop an app for learning designers.

Point of Work: Boosting Productivity with Performance Support

Epilogue Systems

The following is a guest post authored by Gary Wise, Workforce Performance Strategist, Coach, Speaker & Storyteller, of Human Performance Outfitters. Unfortunately, the only real output Training produces is potential …not competent performance. Who supports?

Start an Online Corporate Training Program to Support Lifelong Learners

Your Training Edge

It is therefore essential to establish training programs that can support lifelong learners, who are interested to learn. Training to Support Lifelong Learning. The organization can come out with a specific plan to support learners. Lifelong Learning.

Designing Learning Campaigns to Support Change Management

Upside Learning

The learning landscape is evolving rapidly, with more companies attempting to integrate learning and development within their performance eco-systems. Organizations are looking for ways to align their learning initiatives to their business goals. It’s no surprise then that the focus of learning seem to be gradually shifting towards “performance” and not just “awareness”.