Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

WELCOME TO EPISODE 22 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. That was the goal when the DirectEmployers Association (DE) envisioned its new learning portal, DE Academy. KEY TAKEAWAYS: Don’t fast-forward through the analysis phase. Develop a content strategy that honors the difference.

Where Have All the Learning Portals Gone?

CLO Magazine

Fifteen years ago, the learning field thought the learning portal was going to be a powerful tool to drive employee performance improvement. Now when I look around, it is hard to find the 2016 “All Star” learning portal. While almost every learning management system provides a central entry page for each learner, these systems tend to be fairly nondynamic and only lightly personalized. Some assets aren’t official learning resources.

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Real feedback and real solutions to compliance elearning problems

Sponge UK

Some of the most interesting parts of Towards Maturity’s recent report on compliance training are the direct quotes from learners and L&D professionals talking about compliance elearning. We’ll look at what we can learn from this genuine feedback and examine strategies to help overcome the problems that real learners are having with compliance training. Adapt – Responsive elearning framework.

4 Must-see Examples of Gamification of Compliance Training

EI Design

Compliance trainings have been a significant part of corporate trainings for a long time now, they have been in the online format for the last 25 years. There have been a lot of changes since then in the way learning strategies are structured. And, compliance trainings have not yet used any new strategies to enhance the experiences of the learner. It also leads to the required behavioral change.

LMS – a Learning Portal that adapts to your Changing Needs

Paradiso

LMS is the new wave brought about in the world of e-learning that focuses on efficient use of learning resources. It helps both, academic institutes and companies, in conducting student or employee training cost-effectively in their organizations. The entire suite of LMS includes varied features that prove useful for different user categories – from the administrator to the end-user, i.e. learner. The best part? Advantages of the LMS.

Gamification Use Case: How To Offset Employee Disengagement With A Gamified Learning Portal Approach

EI Design

In this article, I share a use case on how to use gamification to engage your disengaged employees and provide better motivation plus a stickier learning experience. The use case showcases how gamification aids you in creating a high impact training. Ways To Offset Employee Disengagement With A Gamified Learning Portal Approach. See how you can leverage on these use cases to enhance the impact of your online training. The Challenge.

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Continuing Education Systems

Talented Learning

Last week we kicked-off the 2019 Talented Learning Awards by honoring the best learning systems in our first category – corporate extended enterprise systems. And this week the celebration continues, as we recognize excellence in our second category – continuing education systems. Of course, other kinds of learning software also deserve recognition. We may explore these market segments in the future. Blue Sky eLearn. eLogic Learning.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

The 2015 “Best of Elearning!” awards honor best-in-class solutions across the learning and technology marketplace. Celebrating their 11th year, the awards received more nominations for more brands in more categories than ever. Best of Elearning! awards are the industry’s exclusive users’-choice awards. Given the number of nominations, to make the list in 2015 is quite an honor,” says Catherine Upton, Elearning! Elearning!

8 Best LMS Options to Enable Online Course Creation for your Employees

Hurix Digital

Irrespective of the industry, employee training is an integral part of almost every organization. Whether it is software, IT, education or a government institution, employees need training on an ongoing basis to be well informed, productive and survive in today’s competitive global market. An LMS is essentially a collection of processes that allow L&D teams to administer, teach and learn online. Blended Learning. Support Blended Learning.

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . The data shows that what many vendors assume end users want is far from accurate. Too many vendors are focusing on talent/performance management as the next feature/component in their systems. Equally they are focusing on compliance components assuming that this is a huge upswing for an extensive list of companies. Blended Learning.

Elearning portals: Wider learning reach, quicker business impact

Elucidat

These days, connecting your team to your learning should be extremely straightforward. The amount of technology at our fingertips allows for plenty of opportunities for wider reach and employee engagement. It’s a time when learning content should be readily available. But often, this is still not the case. What is an elearning portal? . Elearning portals are flexible, online learning locations, usually separate from the learning management environment.

Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

If you are like the thousands of other people exploring the purchase of a learning management system, the key to success is asking the right questions. . What SCORM compliance are you? It can be SCORM too, but the AICC is the key. . What about PENS or some other compliance standard? Unless you must have PENS or one of the other compliance standards, it is not needed. Do you have templates built into the system?

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

How many of you have posted questions regarding LMSs on Quora, Linkedin or the various other social media sites available on the net? A: Virtually every LMS vendor out there in the marketplace provides these features. The ones who may not are those who identify themselves as “Training mgt systems and alike” – because they are really focused on the course authoring tool and are not a LMS in the true sense of the word.

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018

Adobe Captivate

This article draws pointers from my eBook on the same subject, and I have created it as a short, ready reckoner on eLearning trends and predictions for 2018. What Are The eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018? We are going through a phase of significant and rapid “ learning transformation “. This has led to an adoption of new, immersive approaches to creating impactful learning that can lead to the required performance gain. Social Learning.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. Thus, you need the mixture of the two. What about the breakouts of people into curriculum x or y?

[Webinar] 7 Learning Strategies To Transform Your Corporate Induction And Onboarding Training For Success

Adobe Captivate

A well-thought-out and structured induction and onboarding training is crucial for both the employees and the business. It not only helps new employees understand the organizational dynamics and its value proposition quickly and effectively but also improves retention, productivity, and protects your business by preventing compliance-related incidents. Step 1: Laying a strong foundation (the significance of a well-designed Induction and Onboarding program).

Training & Development: How sensible is it to outsource?

Origin Learning

Why should businesses look at outsourcing training and development? So, if a substantial cost saving is possible and the skill-sets of the people directly benefit the company, it is then prudent to evaluate such an option. you read, you will understand the rationale behind choosing an external learning partner. It was keen to shift from a predominantly instructor-led training approach to an online and blended learning mode.

10 eLearning Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

LearnUpon

If you’re reading this post, it’s likely that you’re already delivering online training. Or maybe you’re thinking about it for your business in the near future. But, are you getting the best results from your training? The truth is a lot of businesses’ online training efforts can be improved. Let’s make the most of your online training with our list of the common pitfalls we see businesses experience.

Learning Audiences Are Not Created Equal: Employees vs. Extended Enterprise

Talented Learning

Once upon a time, HR and learning organizations focused exclusively on training and development of corporate employees. Everything changed with the dawn of modern learning technology and other digital enterprise innovation. Now, businesses large and small are expanding their internal training programs to serve the serve the needs of learning audiences outside of organizational walls. External Learning Audiences Require Broader Strategy.

Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List

Talented Learning

When you need solid advice about learning strategy and technology, which blogs come to mind? But as an independent analyst, I spend my days investigating which companies excel at driving learning technology forward. And I’m increasingly impressed by the quality of content in some LMS blogs. Instead, they want to add value by helping you stay ahead of the technology curve. They want to be a relevant, useful voice in today’s learning community conversation.

Five Key Trends to Watch Out in LXPs for 2020

Origin Fractal LXP

In 2019, Team Origin participated in multiple eLearning events in the USA and what we observed was the big buzz around – “Learning Experience Platforms” and “Learning in the Flow of Work”. Though the term LXP seems to be floating around a lot – most people and industry members are still unclear in terms of what exactly constitutes an LXP and how it differs from an LMS. Learning in the Flow of Work. It was the 15 th.

11 Solutions to Blended Learning Challenges Where Clients Get Stuck

Obsidian Learning

Are you stuck in the blended learning development or deployment process? Many clients, especially large clients, have been creating, purchasing, and squirreling away courses for so long, their training library is bursting at the seams. The first thing to find out is where your most pressing needs exist. Ask associated stakeholders where changes in behavior could move the needle on organizational performance. Then inventory your training assets.

7 Best Practices for Effective Custom eLearning Content Development

Obsidian Learning

Every project begins the same way: with an identified client need. Sometimes this need is clearly defined from the outset, but often a bit of analysis is required to get a handle on its true scope. At Obsidian Learning, we’ve spent over 20 years honing our process, always adapting it slightly to adjust to client and project specificities. The discovery phase always begins with a kickoff meeting where we embark on our exploration of the task at hand.

Learning Experience Platforms – A Sustainable Solution

Origin Learning

Learning experience through books is now considered a bit passé. In today’s fast-paced world, day-to-day chores have been simplified by the Internet. Similarly, the learning experience is now no longer confined to a classroom. Learners can access information during any time of the day and in any part of the world. Online learning has evolved significantly in the past decade. Eichinger researched the progression of successful managers.

How Docebo 7.7 Helps You Amplify Digital Learning Experience to Produce Better Learning Outcomes

Docebo

AI suggestions and course enrolments, a new way to get even more out of the Go.Learn Mobile App, plus much more. Are we approaching new technology with the wrong question? To understand how technology will change the way people learn for the better, we must reflect as to how technology is changing the way we live. the focus must be on “how does this new technology enable me to do what I could never do before?”. The post How Docebo 7.7

Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

Adobe Captivate

In June 2018, I re-looked at the eLearning Trends for 2018 that I had created in January 2018. In this article, I share my insights on the trends, viewing them through a different lens that you too can use as you plan for the balance part of the year. eLearning Trends In 2018: Which One Suits Your Needs Best? My research on what is happening in the wider global landscape. Overview Of My Mid-Year Review (CY 2018) On eLearning Trends For 2018.

Top Learning Systems Trends – A 2019 Extended Enterprise Market Guide

Talented Learning

When you look at the list below you might wonder why we’re not calling this our 2019 Book of Learning Systems Trends. Well, a lot is happening in extended enterprise learning and we want to touch on all the high points. In fact, this guide is like the learning systems landscape, itself – deep, broad and multi-faceted. REPLAY THE ON-DEMAND WEBINAR NOW! We hope you’ll find this guide helpful as you prepare for the year ahead.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

EI Design

In June 2018, I relooked at the eLearning Trends for 2018 that I had created in January 2018. In this article, I share my insights on the trends, viewing them through a different lens that you too can use as you plan for the balance part of the year. eLearning Trends In 2018: Which One Suits Your Needs Best? My research on what is happening in the wider global landscape. Overview Of My Mid-Year Review (CY 2018) On eLearning Trends For 2018.

10 workplace violence prevention training courses

Ed App

Down the hallway, a dispute has developed and two co-workers are exchanging harsh words. Another co-worker tries to step in and end the problem, but ends up losing their temper and punching one of the other employees. Scenario 2: An angry customer leans over the counter and starts to punch an employee. Panic ensues and the customers scatter. Moments like this exemplify why violence training is necessary. Workplace Violence from 360 Training.

How to Keep Your Cloud-Based LMS Software Protected

Your Training Edge

For any organization that relies on cloud-based LMS software for continual learning and development (L&D), cybersecurity should be a top concern. So, whether you’re training people internally or externally, LMS security is paramount. When protected with reliable cybersecurity systems and protocols, cloud-based software solutions are no more vulnerable than an on-premise learning management system. The least you can do is try to recover a part of the lost data.

5 Examples Of Gamification Strategies For Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I will highlight why you should adopt gamification strategies for your varied training needs. Presenting examples that match 5 top corporate training needs, I will show you exactly how you can achieve this. Effective Gamification Strategies For Corporate Training. Usage of gamification strategies for corporate training, particularly for serious learning to meet specific learning outcomes, is more than a buzz today.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

The Revolution. E-Learning and all forms within are normally taken via your desktop computer and either hitting your company’s server with your browser or going to a hosted LMS vendor’s solution. If you wanted to work on creating content, for many people, the route would be and still is creating courses via a desktop based rapid e-learning authoring tool, or via your LMS/LCMS vendor’s tool (hosted or not) or via Dreamweaver or some other type of solution.

Social Learning pays off! A Success Story

Origin Learning

Learning by force is passé. How do organizations engage with young, trendy, and tech-savvy people when it comes to learning and development? In a world where the social platform is increasingly the way to connect, learn, grow and scale, businesses are being made to alter their thinking. Organizations are finding innovative ways of training and upskilling the workforce. Recognition by Brandon Hall and the CLO forum is considered prestigious.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

EI Design

At this time of the year, you look out for trends that can enhance your training delivery. In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. The top 5 reasons why L&D teams look at trends are listed here. The desired performance gain and ROI occurs.

10 eLearning Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

LearnUpon

If you’re reading this post, it’s likely you’re delivering online training. Or maybe you’re thinking about it for your business in the near future. But, are you getting the best results from your training? The truth is a lot of businesses’ eLearning efforts can be improved. Let’s make the most of your eLearning with our list of the common pitfalls we see organizations experience. Settling for the wrong LMS.

E-learning Outsourcing – Make the Right Choice

CommLab India

A pharmaceutical company wanted to create an e-learning course on product training for its sales force. They were not sure whether to develop the course in-house or outsource it. Are you in the same situation? Are you taking baby steps in e-learning and still undecided whether to develop your courses in-house or outsource them? Are you familiar with the outsourcing options available in e-learning? What to look for in an e-learning developer.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. I'm hoping that others will join the effort. We strongly believe the #LCBQ offers an opportunity to have something online that's like a sophisticated cocktail party. Lots of discussion and debate around interesting questions for eLearning professionals. Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 Learning apps. Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1.