Product Training vs Soft Skills Training

Your Training Edge

Focus has increased over last few years for businesses to be able to more strictly cross-examine the ROI of the training and development being offered to their employees. Approach of the businesses is changing. Differentiating Between Soft Skills & Product Skills.

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8 Productivity Tips for Online Course Creators

LearnDash

If you want your course to be as good as it can possibly be, you will need to devote time to ensuring that all your materials are high-quality – this can be tough when you have a full-time job or a million other things vying for your attention. Adopt a batch approach to production.

Quality Assurance: Fine-Tuning Your eLearning to Be Its Best

Association eLearning

Quality assurance, or QA as it is better known, is a vastly important yet surprisingly underappreciated aspect of eLearning. In this series of blog posts, we’ll explore how vital QA is to the success of your learners, your product, and your business. Chapter 1: The Basics.

10 Qualities and Skills of a Great Instructional Design Company

Spark Your Interest

There are many reasons you to consider hiring a company that specializes in developing instructional products. You need help to get the best product, as the training is important for your organization’s success. 10 Qualities and Skills of a Great Instructional Design Company. Below are 10 qualities and skills to find a talented company to create a great training product. Making an instructional product requires managing a lot of moving parts.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers

FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. leader and business manager, they feel good about the quality. know the business impact of. OF FORTUNE 500 CEOS WANT TO KNOW THE BUSINESS IMPACT OF THEIR LEARNING. business today.

3 Ways to Kickstart Your Product Launch with Quality Content

Inkling

A new product launch is a very exciting time. Your thorough market analysis led to a comprehensive business strategy, followed by a rock-solid marketing plan. Between the live presentation, the social campaigns, and the product demos, to name just a few—there is a lot to coordinate to ensure your launch event goes off without a hitch. But the success of the product ultimately hinges on the effectiveness of the sales team.

Can Elearning Improve Productivity?

Origin Learning

One of the most elementary goals of any business is to increase its productivity. In an effort to increase it, innumerable studies have been conducted across organizations of different industries to determine the causes of low employee productivity.

The importance of Quality Assurance

Walkgrove

The one major erroneous assumption in Quality Assurance is that it only takes place at the end of a project. Quality Assurance is involved from the conception of the idea all the way through to the delivered product and beyond. At Walkgrove we understand the importance of quality and the need to implement it early on. What this means for the final product is that the end quality is improved because we have more time to enhance individual aspects.

A showdown between quality eLearning and rapid development? #ASTD2014

Web Courseworks

This week, Managing eLearning features another guest post from Andy Hicken, Web Courseworks’ Product Innovation Specialist. If there was a more high-minded (if still arguably commercial) theme to this conference, it was unease about the quality of contemporary online learning.

How To Quickly Create Documentation Without Compromising Quality (Customer Story)

TechSmith Camtasia

Snagit now helps employees process information faster and with a professional polish that meets the high-quality expectations maintained by DFCU Financial. However, they found that free system tools hindered productivity and turned to TechSmith for help. At a glance.

State of the Front-Line Manager

how individual contributors perform, increases that show up in engagement, retention, and productivity. BUSINESS • • • • • •. •. •. success and well-being; Be productive and results-oriented; Be a good communicator and listen. What’s the business case for focusing on front-line.

Build An Air-tight Business Case For A Learning Platform

Docebo

Get internal buy-in from your key decision makers with an air-tight business case. This means it takes time to build a learning platform business case for the enterprise. 3 Keys To Building an Airtight Business Case For a Learning Platform.

How Can Training Help in Increasing Employee Productivity?

Your Training Edge

Training is recommended by many experts to increase the productivity of the employees. The success of any organization is determined by the productivity of its employees. Before moving further, let us first understand the what exactly employee productivity is?

Boost Your Productivity with These Simple Tips

Your Training Edge

That is the essence of productivity, isn’t it? The same people will tell you that must wake up at 4 am to boost productivity but how many can? If you want to boost your productivity, then you need simple tips that incorporate snuggly into your daily life.

Quality assured as Brightwave achieves new BSI standard accreditation

Brightwave Group

Last week Brightwave successfully passed our latest six-monthly British Standards Institute quality management system audit with ZERO non-conformities to report. This most recent audit completes our transition to the new quality management standard version: ISO9001:2015.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

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. to solve the business problems that need solving.

Employer Brand Matters for Recruiting Quality Employees

KnowledgeCity

Branding Matters if You Want Quality Recruits. How an Employer Brand is Different from Product Brand. Visit KnowledgeCity for all the tips, training and insight you need to cultivate a culture that will woo any high-quality candidate.

Top 3 Reasons Your eLearning Needs Quality Assurance

eLearning Brothers

To address a drop in the quality of products being produced , full-time inspectors were employed to identify and correct any product quality failures. Software companies have entire teams devoted to quality assurance; that may not be a reality within your eLearning team.

A Productive Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

In a blog post titled, "Building a Productive Learning Culture", Thomas Handcock and Jean Martin say that businesses, because of need and demand, are increasing employee participation in training but failing to increase productivity. They say that businesses should shift from a culture based on participation in learning activities to a culture based on results from learning activities.

5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity

KnowledgeCity

Employee engagement remains one of the primary factors that help determine workplace productivity and, ultimately, the success of a business. While this number has risen over the past few years, there still exists a need to find ways increase overall employee productivity.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

wanting a better product within a year or. investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. important product demonstration. expert discussing the product, offering insights. related products. invest time and money in high-quality video.

Staff Education Challenges for Global Business

Your Training Edge

Global expansion is a strategic objective for many businesses and a reality for others. Having business locations in numerous regions helps increase business reach, influence as well as revenues while bringing diverse perspectives and values into the mix.

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Marketing Never Ends – How Does Product Education Help?

Talented Learning

This is especially true for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies, where each new customer adds revenue that can help your business grow. Truth is, most of these new users will take one first look at your product. Product Education. How to Bootstrap Product Education.

DIY Tools to Help Boost Your Business

mysimpleshow

Business owners can now become experts in the day to day management of their businesses with a vast array of online DIY tools that will boost their businesses. Use this tool to guide you when creating impressive designs for your business.

Video Production and Learner Engagement in MOOCs

Your Training Edge

On the plus side, although MOOC videos should be of high quality, they don’t necessarily need to be produced in a professional recording studio. Invest post-production time to splice together different content types and edit out pauses and other things that slow the video down.

5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity

KnowledgeCity

Employee engagement remains one of the primary factors in the success of a business. While this number has risen over the past few years, there still exists a need to find ways increase overall employee productivity. 5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity.

How chatbots can revolutionize your workplace and boost your productivity

Your Training Edge

Eighty percent if businesses, according to a business insider article , want to have chatbots by 2020. And that is that if your bot is badly programmed, then it can actually end up undermining your business instead of advancing it. Chatbots seem a bit gimmicky.

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.

Accelerating innovation through platform development for high-quality outcomes

Magic EdTech

Organizations in the business of consumer engagement, specifically Edtech companies dealing with the Generation Alpha today, face a constant imperative: how to innovate by adopting modern technologies in an ever-evolving digital environment.

The Benefits of Gamification In Business

Hurix Digital

Gamification in business is the conscious integration of these game mechanics into existing processes to better engage users. Gamification , therefore, is not the creation of games for businesses, or a stand-alone employee engagement program. Benefits of Gamification in Business.

How to Soundproof a Room for Quality Voice Overs

TechSmith Camtasia

Nothing kills a video like poor audio quality. Beyond seeming unprofessional, poor audio quality makes it difficult for your viewers to understand the video. As you might imagine, sound bouncing back and forth across a room doesn’t make for the highest quality audio.

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5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity

KnowledgeCity

Employee engagement remains one of the primary factors in the success of a business. While this number has risen over the past few years, there still exists a need to find ways increase overall employee productivity. 5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity.

5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity

KnowledgeCity

Employee engagement remains one of the primary factors in the success of a business. While this number has risen over the past few years, there still exists a need to find ways increase overall employee productivity. 5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity.

Does Employee Happiness Cause Business Success?

The Performance Improvement Blog

Employees who are engaged in their work, are satisfied, have a sense of wellbeing, have purpose, feel they are doing meaningful work, and have a belief that they can be successful in their jobs, are more likely to achieve positive business outcomes than employees who are unhappy in their work.

How to Increase Revenue by Optimizing Business Systems

Your Training Edge

Businesses in today’s market carry huge burdens because of inefficient business systems that disrupt day-to-day operations and complicated processes. Often, company heads make the decision to re-purpose a system rather than think about the functionality of the business system long-term.

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Design Principles for Modern Online Learning Businesses

Thought Industries

Design is so important to how we make emotional connections with products, brands, and pretty much anything we encounter in the world. How we interact with, perceive, and evaluate objects and experiences has everything to do with their look, feel, and quality.