Blogging to Build Your Business

Experiencing eLearning

I recently gave a presentation to the Online Network of Independent Learning Professionals about blogging to build your business. This is specifically about what I have learned about blogging to build your reputation as a learning consultant over my 9+ years of blogging.

What Are the Signs of a High-Quality Online Course?

LearnDash

You want to create a quality online course for your learners. Most online course providers instinctively understand the value of a quality online course. They also know that a poor-quality course won’t sell. Creating a quality online course is an iterative process.

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Blogging For Your Business – What Do You Know About It?

Your Training Edge

That’s true of most online marketing practices, but it applies doubly to blogging. Not so long ago, blogging was niche. But blogging has come into the light and younger generations are. Blogging is a lot of work. This might push some businesses away from blogging.

Substantial Writing for Training: Secrets to Great Learning Content

Your Training Edge

No matter what you’re doing, you’ll need written materials to complement that writing. The first thing you need to know as you’re writing training materials is, what’s the end goal? Write to the Audience Directly. Keep Your Writing to the Point.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. Google AI Blog (2014), ‘A picture is worth a thousand (coherent) words: building a natural description of images’ 4 Give Your Video. invest time and money in high-quality video. the chance to write their answer in a text box.

Writing Daily Reports as a First Step to Strong Team Building

Your Training Edge

However, there is one more method that many leaders never implement thus losing the quality of teamwork. This is writing daily reports. It takes some time to write a sufficient report. How to write a progress report.

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Local Business Video Marketing – 2020 Guide, Strategies, Statistics

mysimpleshow

Local business video marketing is one of the most effective ways to engage with a local target audience. Most importantly, an effective local business video marketing campaign will help you improve your sales performance and customer base quicker than any other digital media strategy.

How to Train Faculty to Create Quality Online Courses

TechSmith Camtasia

As online learning continues to grow, it’s more important than ever to make sure instructors know how to create quality online courses, including custom video. Training faculty to create quality online courses, however, can be challenging.

High-quality elearning on a budget: it’s possible and here’s how

Leo Learning

Can you really deliver high-quality elearning on a budget? Find out more in this blog. Under these constraints, delivering engaging, high-quality elearning can be a real challenge. So how can you ensure your course is high-quality, even when you’re working to a tight budget?

Re-evaluating Evaluation | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

One of my discoveries was Jane Bozarth , who writes a monthly column called “Nuts and Bolts” in Learning Solutions Magazine. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS?

5 Tips for Making a High Quality Video for Your Website

TechSmith Camtasia

David Bakke runs a small business and writes about money management, technology, and social media on the blog, Money Crashers Personal Finance. The marketing impact, as well as the chance to personalize your business, is indisputable.

Open 24/7: get quality new courses anytime with TalentLMS’ Marketplace

TalentLMS

To put some numbers behind these claims, the TalentLMS Marketplace catalog , initially populated by 20 high quality courses from our Australia-based partners Skills Maintenance, now boasts over 240 courses.

A Year of “The Performance Improvement Blog” in Review

The Performance Improvement Blog

It’s time to do a little year-end reflecting on my blog posts from 2012. Throughout last year I used this blog to illuminate important leadership and management issues. Out of all of these blog posts I’ve selected five that seem to have had the most interest for readers.

CaboPress Review and How to Run a Quality Mastermind Event Chris Lema Style

LifterLMS

This episode of LMScast is a CaboPress review and how to run a quality mastermind event Chris Lema style with co-founders of LifterLMS , Chris Badgett and Thomas Levy. CaboPress is a business mastermind in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico organized by Chris Lema.

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

Inkling

So when we came across Forbes’ blog post identifying five crucial customer-centric employee traits , we were intrigued. Duly inspired, we have compiled our own list of metrics that define a healthy customer service-oriented business. In an effort to keep things short and sweet, in part one of a three-part blog series, we will focus on QSR first. Chipotle, for example, has an employee turnover rate of 80%, writes QSR Magazine.

How to Start a Training Business

TalentLMS

Plus, with people warming up to the idea that eLearning can be just as efficient and valid as traditional learning, it has never been a better time to get in the business. latin) it doesn’t mean others are too, especially in large enough numbers to sustain an online training business.

Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

As she writes: “A recent Gallup study found that firms with engaged workforces have 2.6 will increasingly have a role in all facets of modern business, and particularly modern business learning. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

Snagit Helps Customer Play Multiple Roles in Small Business

TechSmith Camtasia

Being a small business is tough. Small businesses have fewer staff members and the same amount of work to do. But with her dedication to quality and a little help from Snagit, Ally is able to look like a rock star with only a few clicks of her mouse. “It’s

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Business of Learning

Tony Karrer

While increasing amount of concept work and the pace of change puts a premium on learning, the business of learning faces an incredibly difficult time. In the past few weeks, I've had some really eye-opening conversations about the state of Learning as a Business.

How To Write Effective Learning Objectives To Support Your Blended Learning Strategy

Obsidian Learning

Here, we will give you a 4-step guide to writing effective and powerful learning objectives to support your blended learning program. TIP: Be sure to tie the course-level objectives to an important business/organizational goal. Evaluate The Quality Of Your Objective.

Can Games Transform the World? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Can Games Transform the World? If a receipt looked suspicious, players could write a description and hit an Investigate This! Blog this!

Camtasia Small Business Test Drive: Week 3

TechSmith Camtasia

It's the third week of the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive ! You can also catch up on the first and second week blog posts. This week each business gave us their persepctive on how things were going with Camtasia today versus during the first week.

Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew? We All Did. | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew? I had one business day with each group of 30-40 users. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

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“It’s Like Writing a Play:” Make Screencasts Painless with Storyboards, Scripts

TechSmith Camtasia

The time and energy it takes to record, edit and publish high-quality videos is often much longer than the end product. Before starting any video, we write down exactly what we want the viewer to take away from the video,” said John. It’s a lot like writing a play.”.

Surprising Course Failure Case Study Transforms into Monetized Content Expert Business with WordPress Ecommerce and WooCommerce Pro BobWP

LifterLMS

Surprising course failure case study transforms into monetized content expert business with WordPress ecommerce and WooCommerce pro BobWP (Bob Dunn) in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. My wife’s a copywriter, Judy, so we ran that business for a long time.

How To Add A Live Event To Your Mostly Online Education Business Mix With Mike Morrison From The Membership Guys

LifterLMS

Learn about how to add a live event to your mostly online education business mix with Mike Morrison from The Membership Guys in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. I had to write it down because Mike has a lot going on, so I’m going to read the highlight reel here.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning. > If you believe that an e-Learning blog worths to be included in this list please write a comment with a link to the blog. Hi everybody, thank you for blog links.

Content Marketing: What Every Learning Practitioner Needs to Know

Talented Learning

Here’s why… For both disciplines, creating high-quality educational content is essential. Below are 16 excellent blog posts about various aspects of content marketing: Strategies for Success. Methods for improving content quality and relevance.

Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment - How a Blog Drives Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

We decided to outline our curriculum in a skeletal form using a blog, and then set social interactions in the curriculum context. Blog is the watering hole A learning blog is so much a happening place! The blog has a personal touch, it is easy to follow, its updates are delivered to participant's RSS reader instantaneously. We used Blogger, the Google blogging tool. The instructor's blog posts were very short - often less than one hundred words.

Top ten tips for writing effective questions

Saffron Interactive

Whether they’re for an assessment or part of the training course itself, writing questions can be a tricky business. Remember: quality not quantity. We’re in the business of changing behaviours. Tags: Blog Instructional design e-Learning Read on for Saffron’s top ten tips for creating effective questions that test learners in the right way, on the right thing. Draft the assessment before the content.

#BIN2012: 5 Reasons Your eLearning Content Needs Better Visuals

Bottom-Line Performance

You can’t expect to write a pretty sentence or paragraph and get your point across. The writing still comes first. I had the pleasure of attending my first Blog Indiana conference last week, a gathering of bloggers, social media pros, and marketers in Indianapolis.

#BIN2012: 5 Reasons Your eLearning Content Needs Better Visuals

Bottom-Line Performance

You can’t expect to write a pretty sentence or paragraph and get your point across. The writing still comes first. I had the pleasure of attending my first Blog Indiana conference last week, a gathering of bloggers, social media pros, and marketers in Indianapolis.

LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

Unicorn Training

User experience - gestures, do you have to write content specific to platform or cross-platform? Colloboration/social media & MOOCs and the future of learning Social media in business - 3 types of software people use Bloomfire, YaMma, Needs buy in from top - if CEO does it people follow. Difficult to fit into programmes - off the cuff in business environment how do you say people have learned what. If quality was better could be worthwhile.

From Martial Arts Business Owner to Health Course Creator to Online Entrepreneur Membership Site Creator With Kevin Geary of Digital Ambition

LifterLMS

The journey from martial arts business owner to health course creator to online entrepreneur membership site creator with Kevin Geary of Digital Ambition in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Kevin started his first successful online business in 2013.

How to Win with Video for Small Businesses

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasts can be fantastic marketing content for small businesses—they’re cheap, easy to do and can provide a great return on investment. A brilliant example of this is the WordPress Guide to Small Businesses. High quality content doesn’t mean high production value.

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