4 types of navigation flows for micro-learning courses


Micro-learning online courses have been easily accepted by today’s millennial workforce. There are no large chunks of content to process, and it facilitates learning rather than imposing it on the learner. To make these online courses more effective, these can be structured using one of four types of navigation systems – Course, Reference, Social and Game. This is the traditional flow of learning management systems.

Converting In-person Training to Online Training


The surge in remote work this year has meant that many companies have had to reevaluate their L&D programs. Despite the rise of online training , most companies prefer in-person training sessions. With many people working from home — the U.S.


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3 Areas To Combine Employee Training And Micro Learning


Micro-learning is a buzzword in the elearning industry, and for good reason. The way people learn at work, and in general, has shifted and training formats have needed to adapt. Part of this change includes rising expectations that most workplace training should be able to convey knowledge more quickly and efficiently than the historically accepted, long-form training. Spaced Learning. Preparation for Formal Training.

3 Steps to Creating a Microlearning Strategy: Dallas Lunch & (Micro)Learn Highlights


Last week, I had the privilege of hosting a Microlearning ® strategy session for local L&D practitioners in Dallas. At the event, I interviewed Jayson Maxwell from Six Flags about his success in identifying and deploying a Microlearning ® strategy to solve for his company’s compliance and regulatory training needs. For those of you who missed the event, here’s an overview of my three-step Microlearning® strategy and the key learnings from our discussion.

Best Online Learning Platforms for Employees 


It is a well-known fact that employees are only as good as the training that is provided to them. This is why it comes as no surprise that almost 56% of HR managers across the world consider employee training to be an essential business enabler. The Way Forward.

Evaluation and ROI in Compliance Training

Interactive Services

If your organization has what you believe to be a world-class compliance training initiative, then congratulations. The chances are your program includes some or all of the following: A focus on behavior change and employee conduct rather than just knowledge. Risk- and role-based scenarios to help employees understand the company’s ethical expectations. How have you planned to measure the effectiveness ROI of your initiative?

Corporate Microlearning: 5 Benefits and 4 Drawbacks eLearning Professionals Should Know


Bite-sized online training resources are easier to digest and remember. But is microlearning really a good fit for your online training program? In this article, I’ll explore the benefits and drawbacks of corporate microlearning. As a general rule, corporate learners are able to complete the online training activity or module in just a few minutes, instead of sitting through long lectures or presentations during a traditional online training session.

A Look Back at 2020 for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

I always found it disturbing on the number of people who send out those “What we did in X year” reviews. If not, I’m the first to announce it). . I will zig back and forth, not staying with the typical linear method so many folks find endearing.

Are You Ready for Generation Z

The Game Agency

Generation Z refers to the group born between 1995 and 2010 and currently represents the largest population sector. They make up about 24% of the population (compared to Millennials representing about 22%, Gen X at 19% and Baby Boomers at 23%). Gen Z is unique in that they are the first generation who has never known a world without the internet. Gen Zers are also passionate about the environment and want to be part of a bigger picture.

Learning on the Fly

CLO Magazine

Imagine if companies could customize their training so that it met the exact needs of every learner, giving them only the lessons they need and making sure they learned those skills before moving on. This is the premise of adaptive learning and it is going to change the way learning leaders think about training and the content they provide to their people. He sees adaptive learning as a proxy for one-to-one coaching. “It

Raptivity 2020: The Tool to Build the Best Online Learning Experience


Make it easy for the learner to grasp the text with an entire library of interaction templates. Pro tip: This helps the learners process the information faster and aids in knowledge retention. Let the learner opt for any device – your content will automatically adapt to an appropriate format. Pro tip: This is good for promoting anytime, anywhere learning. Engaging micro-learning experiences. SCORM and xAPI compliance.

8 Ways To Use Videos In External Sales Team Online Training


Videos are memorable, entertaining, and visually engaging, which makes them the perfect addition to your external sales team online training. But how can you use these powerful online training tools to increase profits and retain your top talent? . How To Use Videos In External Sales Team Online Training. Your external sales staff needs to stay up-to-date with the latest products, compliance issues, and company policies.

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Answering The Top 6 Microlearning FAQs

Growth Engineering

Are you ready to offer bite-size eLearning experiences to your audience? Before you begin, read these 6 microlearning FAQs to brush up on the microlearning basics. I’ll also explore the benefits, examples, and limitations of this memory-boosting ID strategy. Microlearning is one of the top eLearning trends in your industry. It allows you to create memorable eLearning content on a tight eLearning budget , in a fraction of the time.

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The NEXT Big Thing in eLearning

eLearning Alchemy

Over the past decade eLearning has gone through a rapid transformation. Buzzwords like gamification, micro-learning, mobile-learning, adaptive learning, rapid authoring, branching scenarios and responsive design have come with the promise of resolving all our eLearning woes… only to fall considerably short of expectations. The short answer is quality. The result is a smorgasbord of low-quality eLearning.

How to build an effective online course

eLearning 24-7

Easy to find information on how to build an effective online course (aka as WBT). Then I did the search. Who is still doing this – I know a few vendors have it, but still – most folks are unaware of all the steps, etc. I am never surprised on the number of people who do not know what this is – every day folks I am referring to, not an instructional designer or e-learning developer. Or that micro is something new that no one has done before. .

Corporate Training Problems Solved by Effective Learning Solutions

CommLab India

There was a time when many organizations struggled to provide training that their employees needed to perform their jobs effectively. Not any longer, as online learning solutions have changed the face of corporate training. Read on to know more about how online learning can solve corporate training problems. Interesting Tidbit : 90% of new hires decide whether to stay in a company within the first 6 months of starting the job.

Top 10 enterprise Learning Management Systems

Ed App

Are you seeking to maximize the learning within your enterprise? Finding the right learning system will allow your employees to receive the benefits of a modern training program and result in better training results. Compliance training?

15 ways a successful LMS for onboarding can ramp velocity for your organization ???


You may not realize it, but your learning management system’s (LMS) onboarding program is pivotal for building trust and establishing a strong report with new employees. Facilitating the onboarding process. #6. These are where the money moves are (cha-ching).

Taking Life Sciences Training to the Next Level with AI-Powered Chatbots

Harbinger Interactive Learning

Digital learning in the life sciences space is often found to be most advanced, thanks to the level of dynamism involved in this industry. Since pharmaceutical and medical device companies, biotechnology giants, hospitals, and medical associations are all early adopters of cutting-edge technologies, chatbot solutions are already being sought in the life sciences space. Here are some ways in which AI-powered chatbots can enhance training in life sciences.

Learning Experience Platforms (LXP): Effective Workplace Learning for Today’s Employees


In the 1980s, corporate training began moving away from classroom instruction to online platforms. With increased network speed and diminishing time for training 1 , it made less sense to drag employees away from their desks to listen to a speaker. Companies began to buy learning management systems (LMS) to archive online lessons and track employee use. Which product would provide the best training options for their employees?

Training a Specific Population – An Interview with Kelly Prince

WalkMe Training Station

Employee Training is no longer a mindless circle of shadowing and repetition. Companies are taking a deep dive into employee training, knowing all too well this step of the on boarding process is the platform for success. I’ve recently reached out to Kelly Prince to ask her some questions on the challenges, trends and buzzwords currently surrounding the HR and employee training community. Do we make their compliance and audit processes painless?

Talent Development Platforms – R Here

eLearning 24-7

Jus t when you thought there couldn’t be any more niche segments in the learning system space, I’m sorry to say, “nope, there is one more.” ” But this new segment, while niche today, by 2025, will be the second biggest segment in the learning system space.

Learning Experience Platforms (LXP): Effective Workplace Learning for Today’s Employees


In the 1980s, corporate training began moving away from classroom instruction to online platforms. With increased network speed and diminishing time for training 1 , it made less sense to drag employees away from their desks to listen to a speaker. Companies began to buy learning management systems (LMS) to archive online lessons and track employee use. Which product would provide the best training options for their employees?

xSMART – The Framework to Drive Your Content Modernization Initiative

Harbinger Interactive Learning

In my last blog , I touched upon how organizations are looking at modernizing their existing learning material to adapt to technology disruptions and meet the modern-day learners’ demands. Let’s take a deep dive into the specifics of this framework and uncover the value that it brings on the table. The x Factor. This is the first layer of the modernization framework in picture. So how do we solve this dilemma, whether to go micro or macro?

Be a hero in 2018: Save employees from boring learning


Save your people from boring learning that at worst feels like torture and at best lulls them to sleep. Give them the ongoing gift of training and development that enhances their work performance and enriches their personal knowledge, contribution level, and job satisfaction. Watch this webinar for the Top Ten Tips to Save Your Employees from Boring Learning. For example, only 24% offer mobile learning and a mere 4% offer personalized learning plans.

The big digital learning trends for 2019, according to the experts


What does 2019 have in store for digital learning trends? We asked 15 top industry experts to share their predictions and their hopes for the year. Could 2019 finally be the year for truly putting users first? What’s the future for elearning, digital learning and L&D professionals? What are you most hoping to see happen in the industry in 2019? 2018 has seen the rise of AI in digital learning, with bots beginning to make their presence known.

Rapid Authoring Tips to Tackle Legacy Flash eLearning Content


Welcome to our comprehensive guide to handling legacy Flash eLearning content. This page has all you need to know to on how to rapidly republish or recreate your courses to adapt to the imminent end of Flash at the end of 2020. What is happening to legacy Flash eLearning content?

The 4D Development Methodology for Modernization

Harbinger Interactive Learning

In some recent blogs, I mentioned about the xSMART framework for modernization and its benefits. In this blog, we’ll have a look at the 4D development methodology which operationally complements the xSMART framework. This phase is the foundation of any modernization project and kicks in as soon as project scoping begins. It ensures that short and long term business objectives are tied with the outcomes of the project.

Learning Experience Platform – WRONG

eLearning 24-7

I’ll get right to the point. I totally dislike the term, “learning experience platform” It really makes no sense, because anything and everything we do, can turn into a learning experience. I put together a tiny list (three) on learning experiences that I “learned” in just the last week: One of my dogs, Voodoo has “learned” that if he digs a deep hole he will find the gopher tunnel, because he hears them.

Halloween Edition – Treats and Tricks

eLearning 24-7

Have you ever bought a learning system only to find out nine months later, that the support team were actually a group of demons out to ruin your life? Let us prepare for a journey into the unknown. Who may I see as Best in Class for the following capabilities.

Free learning & development webinars for March 2017

Limestone Learning

Whether you’ve hunkered down and worked through the snowy season or escaped to sunnier climes, chances are you’re sensing the change in the air that comes from spring. Why not get some ideas from one of the free webinars being offered this March? Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 11AM – 12PM PT: 6 Ways Every Learning Leader Should be Using Video (Free for ATD members) Melissa is a rising star at your company. The workforce of tomorrow (and today!)

2019 Turkey Awards

eLearning 24-7

Welcome to the annual Turkey Awards. Last year’s 2018 Awards were all the rage. Truly coveted by those in the know, who know, they really shouldn’t be in the e-learning industry. . In 2018, we also had the Worst Awards (after all, way too many best out there), but for 2019, the Turkey Awards combine the two. That’s right, the Turkey represents both fine qualities – bad and worst. Learning System.

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Free L&D webinars for May 2019

Limestone Learning

The pace is getting faster and companies are looking for employees who can think on their feet, learn as they go and absorb information flying at them from multiple directions. But there’s plenty of resources out there to help us build the soft skills that are in such high demand. Check out one of the free one-hour webinars available this month. If you gave up on PowerPoint long ago, now’s the time to try again. inclusive leadership) training.

Taco Mac Secures Fifty Spots in NRAEF Apprenticeship Program


DiscoverLink client paves the way for the restaurant industry. West Chicago, Illinois —March 12, 2018—Taco Mac, a 28-unit casual dining restaurant chain based in Alpharetta, Georgia, recently became one of the first restaurant chains to participate in the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation ’s (NRAEF) Hospitality Sector Registered Apprenticeship (HSRA) program. Supervisor micro-learning program. “We FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.

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What you need 2 know: 3rd Party Content

eLearning 24-7

Content these days, well, it is an umbrella term to represent courses (micro too), videos, articles, materials, workbooks, other types of learning resources, podcasts and so forth. You can find free content all over the internet and you can purchase 3rd party content from a content provider. In addition to adding content, they are now expanding into additional platforms, authoring tools and so forth, but this is about content, so I’ll stay on the path.

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Findanlms.com and Trend Lines

eLearning 24-7

And yes, work – where does the time go? We had a great online party last night, steaks, balloon toys for the kiddos, my dogs dressed up – Voodoo looked smashing in his black tax with coat tails, err his tail. Cali (another of my dogs) jumped into the punch bowl, she thought it was a baby pool, and thus the fun came to an end. As noted you can schedule demos, send RFPs/use cases to vendors in the system (those who have prem accounts). Heyo!