Business Writing that Works: 3 Key Principles

Your Training Edge

Writing may be an art, and business may be, well a business, but when you combine these two entities, inconceivable success will be what you’re left with! Imagine that you are a finance executive with excellent writing skills, but your target audience is a mystery shopping firm.

The Art of Business Writing

Your Training Edge

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of business writing? Business used to be done face to face. Clients sought out the business they wanted using either the phone book or through word of mouth, and they showed up at the door.

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.

Business Writing: Jargon Phrases to Avoid

Your Training Edge

Why do we become stunned whenever we get into a business atmosphere? Business-speak, that’s why. Business jargon can be annoying, but tell that to any business man or woman. Business is doing its job, and that’s to make money. Business goes beyond that.

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. the chance to write their answer in a text box. learning on business outcomes.

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.

Should You Write an Ebook for Your Online Course?

LearnDash

If you’ve never considered writing an ebook, here’s how to decide if it’s the right marketing strategy for your online course. You’ve been working on your marketing strategy for a while, you’ve got your course up and your blog rolling, but you’re still looking for a good way to draw in leads for your online course. It’s a tough position to be in, but I have a suggestion for you: write an ebook. If you can write an online course, you can write an ebook.

What Business Application Training Accomplishes

Gyrus

What Business Application Training Accomplishes. By instilling basic business skills courses within your program employees can quickly obtain the business skills they do not know they require to succeed in their roles. Writing.

How to get everyone to write like Ernest Hemingway

Making Change

When we talk about writing style, we can get bogged down in personal preferences that are hard to communicate. Many plain-English advocates suggest aiming for a score in the 60s, and that’s my preference, too (this blog post gets a 63). Therefore, we should write at grade 16.

How to Write an RFP for LMS Vendors

Web Courseworks

Begin by gathering your own team and discussing what you need from your LMS vendor, what features are needed and what features would be a plus for future online learning business goals. This internal process is an important step towards building an online learning business roadmap.

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Writing Daily Reports as a First Step to Strong Team Building

Your Training Edge

This is writing daily reports. It takes some time to write a sufficient report. How to write a progress report. To write an effective progress report, you need to understand to which aspects you should pay attention and how exactly to compel your research.

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Content SEO: Writing for Your Audience

KnowledgeCity

This short attention span means that as blog writers working for optimal content SEO, you must craft your writing to grab the reader’s attention immediately. This approach is hardly a new one, but many businesses struggle with understanding who they are writing blogs for.

Blogging Again

eLearning Cyclops

If you have been visiting, I am sure you noticed I have been writing very, very little lately. It has been an very busy at work, which of course limits time to blog but has more directly affected the motivation to blog. Many a nights I have said to myself, "I spent the entire day on my PC designing and creating eLearning, I don''t think I want to spent tonight writing about it." Blogging

Leveraging Your Blog to Create a Course

LearnDash

You spent a lot of time creating your blog posts, why not leverage that hard work to create your course? One of the best ways to determine if your course idea is worthwhile is to start a blog around that particular subject first. LearnDash started as a simple two-page blog.

Write a strong goal: Sell it to Scrooge

Making Change

A business goal is the “What’s in it for me?” It justifies the existence of the project in business terms. Bob now has a way to measure the success of his project, at least in the short term, and it’s a measure that benefits the business as a whole.

5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

G-Cube

Developments in information technology affect every nook and corner of the business world – creating leading trends that dictate business discourse and atmosphere. These IT-enabled business trends also affect learner preferences for ways to access and consume workplace learning.

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Gamified Classroom-based Training Solution for BFSI Client: Engaging Learners for Effective Learning – Video Blog

G-Cube

So, game-based learning is heralded as most popular way to retain employees, fulfill diverse business objectives and make learning complete fun. For more details, you can write us at info@gc-solutions.net. Video Blog BFSI BFSI sector elearning for BFSI

How to write scripts for webinars, videos and eLearning

BrightCarbon

This blog article could also be called ‘confessions of a voice-over artist.’ So here are my top tips for writing a good script for webinars and videos. Writing scripts: Keep it simple, keep it snappy. Writing scripts: Use punctuation. Writing scripts: Be direct.

Customer Education: The Complete Guide For Your Business

LearnUpon

It’s fast becoming a must-do strategy for modern businesses. For businesses looking to formalize, update, or begin their customer education program this guide is for you. We see this a lot as businesses are deep in support queries that waste time, money, and resources.

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Managing your Extended Enterprise Learning Needs and Drive your Business

Origin Learning

The term extended enterprise learning assumes significant value in the current business scenario. In this blog post, we focus on why organizations need to invest in extended enterprise learning and how it can help them boost profitability. Business Impact.

Best Customer Education Blogs: 25 Must-Reads for Learning Professionals

Talented Learning

Which blogs offer the best advice about customer education practices, strategies and technologies? That’s not just a gut reaction – it’s a business reality. And that’s where our quest to find the best blog content begins. 25 Must-Read Customer Education Blogs.

Choosing Software for your Business: A Buyer’s Guide

LearnUpon

As our business grows, there’s always a team or two trying to find new software. Teams trying to find business software (in their case an LMS ) that optimizes their processes. How to choose software for your business. Where to find business software? Blog How To

Are Managers Too Busy to Learn?

The Performance Improvement Blog

using the excuse that they are too busy. In the blog post titled, Are the managers you’re training “too busy”?, As I wrote in a previous blog post : Learning interventions do not necessarily require much time.

How to Start an Online Business with No Money

LearnDash

Online courses are a business. Here’s how to use business thinking to your advantage. So, if you’re ready to put a lot of time in up-front before you see any profit, here’s how you can use e-learning to start an online business with no money. ” This is a fine place to start as you begin blogging and building an audience base. Blogs aren’t your only content option, however.

Adopting e-Learning: Tips for reaping business benefits out of your elearning initiative

G-Cube

A latest study by leading corporate strategists Roland Berger reveals that while e-learning is being adopted more widely than ever, technology-enabled training solutions should suit the corporate culture and strategies to derive positive business results.

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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. Blended learning programs can include many deliverables.

10 Tools and Services For Successful Business Presentations

Your Training Edge

Presentations and communicating ideas through attractive slideshows has become a necessary element of almost any successful business. And the effectiveness of a business presentation is determined by its style, design, structure and overall attractiveness.

The truth about blogging

Learning with e's

Anyone who blogs regularly will have discovered several truths. Many people struggle to maintain a regular blog that is consistently good, or at least meaningful. So be careful what you blog - the affordance of persistency is quite a powerful one, and can work either way.

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.

Top 25 Training Topics for Small Business Employees

Pract.us

Simple steps, such as greeting a client when they walk into your business, replacing, “we don’t do that” with “here’s how we can help,” and following clear, effective escalation paths will improve your customer experience. Writing/email skills. Knowing how to do business.

How to Build a Sustainable Video Marketing Strategy For Your Business

mysimpleshow

Integrating a short clip to grab your audience’s attention or adding a video to pitch an idea are part of most business toolkits. Target your audience, scan through blogs, and view other videos and content related to your topics. Uncategorized Applications Business

Connect learning to the business: Learning objectives and action mapping

Challenge to Learn

I will present about: Supporting business objectives with better learning objectives. In order to keep eLearning relevant we need to create better courses, we need to connect these courses to the business goals and we need to prove our added value to the business.

6+1 Tips On Starting A Successful Training Business

eFront

Of course starting your own training business is not easy , but only in the sense that starting any kind of business can be daunting. What’s more, you have this handy guide we’ve made for you, with everything you need to know on how to start an online training business.

The truth about blogging

Learning with e's

Anyone who blogs regularly will have discovered several truths. Many people struggle to maintain a regular blog that is consistently good, or at least meaningful. So be careful what you blog - the affordance of persistency is quite a powerful one, and can work either way.

#Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Blog Book Tour Recap

Kapp Notes

The blog book tour for The Gamification of Learning and Instruction has come to an end. Swan was so angry and disappointed by the book that he took the time to write a very impassioned negative critique. Games are Serious Business.

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.

What Businesses Can Learn From Nonprofits

The Performance Improvement Blog

  This is the topic that Nancy Lublin, nonprofit leader and social marketing consultant to   corporations, addresses in an article she wrote for Fast Company Magazine that is adapted from her new book, Zilch: The Power of Zero in Business.