Quality Improvement Clinic (QIC)

HT2 Labs

Quality Improvement Clinic (QIC). Quality Improvement Clinic (QIC) are an L&D driven consultancy firm who work with both healthcare organizations and professionals to refine efficiency and standards across all healthcare disciplines.

A showdown between quality eLearning and rapid development? #ASTD2014

Web Courseworks

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. Multiple presenters lamented a disconnect between the theory and practice of eLearning, and session attendees appeared to agree.

Implications of the Self Determination Theory in the workplace


Having talked (albeit rather briefly, considering the extensive literature and research on the subject) about the Self Determination Theory , it’s only logical to have a look at the way this theory can have a positive impact in organizations throughout the world.

Build An Air-tight Business Case For A Learning Platform


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.

What Is the Sensory Semantic Theory?


Nelson explained this phenomenon with his sensory semantic theory. Pictures have another advantage over words: According to the sensory semantic theory pictures also assess meaning more directly than words. What Is the Sensory Semantic Theory?

Myth #4: The 70:20:10 learning model is a rule, a law or a theory


70:20:10 isn’t a strict rule or theory for how much of a certain learning modality should be delivered and when, but it’s simply a framework to help extend the focus on collaborative learning beyond the classroom, workshop and elearning approach. Is 70:20:10 a ‘rule’ or a ‘law?’

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Learning is Everybody’s Business

Origin Learning

Learning is Everybody Business. In three months time, the employee will be again appraised specifically on his/her Business Communication skills. Three months is not all the time in the world to become proficient in Business Communication.

Love-Hate Theory, Learner Motivation, Connectivism and Other Such Thoughts.

ID Reflections

You can read the post here: Business-driven Learning and LH Theory (Love-Hate Theory). This triggered thoughts related to learner motivation and how even a “business driven” or “business centric” program benefit from motivated learners. This further led me to mull over some of the fundamental theories all of us IDs start out our ID career armed with. From a business perspective, they are cheaper and faster to create and deliver.

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A Quick, No-Nonsense Guide to Basic Instructional Design Theory

SHIFT eLearning

A lot of eLearning professionals, especially those who have just started with their practice, often ask about the need for theory. Why bother with an instructional design theory at all? Practice and theory actually goes hand in hand. Taxonomy of Learning Theories.

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The Value Equation: Quality Through Training


This is the Value Equation, and it states simply that VALUE is equal to QUALITY divided by PRICE. The higher the quality, the greater the value. If the most important factor was always Quality, we’d all be drinking Starbucks, eating at Ruth Chris, and lodging the Ritz. I’ve actually taken this theory to a calculus level with complex formulas that I won’t present in this blog (you’re welcome), but I want to make a very important point that involves training.

How do you fight inert knowledge? Develop quality instruction…

Coffee and Design

Information Processing Theory discusses that everyone stores up useless facts and concepts in their long term memory (LTM), but often cannot recall it when needed. I say, focus on the quality.

4 Critical Factors for Evaluating a Learning Company

Obsidian Learning

But as much as we are passionate about applying both to create effective learning experiences, we also understand that there must be a business case for choosing a learning company. New post 4 Critical Factors for Evaluating a Learning Company on Obsidian Learning.

ROI of continuous training: HR Directors’ unsolvable problem?


’ The senior executive : ‘ To measure the return on investment, I need to see the training’s added value to business. How does it impact my business results?’ When facing a business challenge? Don’t make the mistake of seeking volume over quality.

Transform Unused Learning Data Into Valuable Business Predictors

CLO Magazine

The world’s largest companies are leveraging data not only to make their operations more successful, but also to improve their business predictability. When used properly, this data can have a significant impact on business predictability.

Best Open Source MOOC Platforms for Businesses


Ithaka S+R monitors and assesses the quality of courses on various MOOC platforms. Projects help the learners implement the theory into practical aspects. The post Best Open Source MOOC Platforms for Businesses appeared first on Pinlearn. What is the MOOC platform? Dave Cormier coined the term MOOC in 2008. MOOC stands for Massive Open Online Courses. E-learning platforms that offer the MOOCs with their regular programs are MOOC platforms.

Top 5 Tips for Strategic Execution Training


There are many theories and ideas among professionals on how to execute a strategy successfully, but many ideas are vague and don’t provide a lot of guidance for those in charge of strategic implementation. Strategic execution is an important driver of business results. Quality.

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Free-form responses on MOOCs+Business

Jay Cross

n=20, Business+MOOCS Survey 2/25-26/2103. Potential quality issues. Your term Business+MOOC: Does it rather imply that businesses are going to make use of the content delivered from universities or that businesses are going to make their content available to the public? Business do already. Is it their core business? there is A LOT more learning that needs to be done on this topic for businesses to be successful in implementing MOOCs.

“Digital Mindset”: What Is It All About?


“Digital mindset” seems to have become another buzzword–rather buzz-phrase to be grammatically precise–whenever the conversation (online or offline) veers toward social business, social learning, collaboration, and other 21st Century phenomenon in general.

Success Simplified

CLO Magazine

Figure 1 is a parsimonious look at more than 100 years of theory for the two disciplines. From Theory to Practice. At the organization level, this is seen in the transition from classical to neoclassical and humanistic theories.

Learning Theory - Enterprise 2.0 - Social Software - eLearning Learning Weekly Hot List

eLearning Learning Posts

ISA Participating - Future of the Business of Learning - eLearning Technology , June 25, 2009. Qualities of an Instructional Designer? CalTech NASA Study on Micro-Blogging ROI / Business Value , June 25, 2009. Learning Theory (7). eLearning Learning Hot List. June 19, 2009 to June 26, 2009. We will be publishing this kind of hot list each week and doing monthly and other summaries here using the social filtering mechanisms of Browse My Stuff.

Working Out Loud: Using the Tools We Already Have


I have discussed each platform based on my usage pattern and preference; the order in which they are listed is not a reflection of the tool’s inherent quality or characteristics. I find various boards on topics as disparate as social business to visual thinking very useful.

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5 Ways You Can Use User Generated Content Effectively In The Workplace


For instance, a policy change can have a huge impact on business. This not only gets you quality feedback, but it also helps you improve the trust factor. How to TheoryHow To Use User-Generated Content Effectively In Your Workplace.

Kirkpatrick’s Four Levels of Evaluation


Level 4 Evaluation – Results: The fourth and final level tries to assess training with regards to business results, for example, determining if sales transactions improved after training of sales staff.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | November 23, 2018

Mike Taylor

When it comes to skills, quantity often beats quality.” — Scott Adams. The #wcebc enterprise business collaboration event was this week in Germany. learning elearning Theory Development Friday5 Workplace Learning video Blended Learning accessibility 702010

Learning design talent at Sponge UK attracts top award

Sponge UK

She took the gold prize at the Learning Technologies Awards 2016 for her track record in the high quality design of effective workplace elearning programmes.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


How significant is innovation for businesses to succeed? Learnnovators: You’ve been Quinnovating in e-learning for over 30 years, helping your clients make the best business decisions. We can’t measure cost/time/seat if we’re not first measuring business impact. Gartner says, “Through 2015, 80% of social business efforts will not achieve the intended benefits due to inadequate leadership and over emphasis on technology”.

Back To Basics: Instructional Design Terminology

Obsidian Learning

Evaluation: The fifth phase of the ADDIE instructional systems design process; its purpose is to assess the quality of the training materials prior to and after implementation and the ISD procedures used to generate the instructional products.

Selling Courses Online – $0 to $13,000 / Month

Academy of Mine

They spent the time to develop a high quality course content and they spent a long time promoting the course. Hardly the business strategy they were initially excited about. You’ll need good quality cameras, actors, microphones and an assortment of other production gear and personnel. Audio content: Some of the tutorials that were more theory based and less based on an understanding of the visuals required audio recordings.

Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011 – A Follow-Up

eLearning Weekly

Whether you are formally trained in Instructional Design or you have spent a number of years in the industry practicing the craft, ID is not a specific skill rather a conglomerate of methods, models, practices, theories, and techniques.

Who are Instructional Designers? The existential dilemma.

ID Reflections

To gain personal clarity on the role of an ID in a business setting b. BA = Business Analyst c. Comments on other blog(s) regarding qualities of an ID: Perfect Behaviour 6. The business world still glances at the role of an instructional designer with skepticism.

International E-Learning Part 3: Proven Production Techniques


Using theories about how we learn , our instructional designers started each module of Honda’s award-winning e-learning by creating a storyboard that provided all of the detail. Quality is Everyone’s Responsibility. Edwards Deming’s statement that “quality is everyone’s responsibility.”

4 Incredible Ways Technology is Fostering Smarter Communication

Your Training Edge

Steve Jobs, Business Magnate. Social media platforms facilitate smarter personal and business communication. Technological advancement improves the quality of translation. It is said that the most important aspect of any translation job is its quality.

Project Aha!

Jay Cross

As business grows ever more complex, fast, and confusing, the quality of learning must increase. This requires some of adult learning theory’s secret sauce, which we propose to boil down and include in our kit. We didn’t deal with this when I went to Business School.

Best Practices for Blended Learning Design

Web Courseworks

Association educational leaders who are responsible for developing adult learning programs often struggle with defining what makes for a quality educational program, especially one that relies heavily on technology. Adherence to Adult Learning Theory. Adherence to Adult Learning Theory.

Franchise Custom Elearning Development


While franchises vary in types and sizes, success for every franchise business is always dependent on driving brand quality and service consistency. Below we have identified 3 reasons for franchises to partner with a custom elearning development company to grow their business.