Learning Events: 10 Ways to Level Up Your Content Programming

Talented Learning

Historically, associations built educational content programming around live location-based events. That’s one reason why national conferences have become magnets for members seeking professional development and certification. And with the arrival of innovative virtual learning technologies like live streaming and webcasting, many associations are racing to offer continuing education in a variety of new forms. What attracts individuals to continuing education programs?

Xperience ’18: Repurposing Your Association’s Educational Content

Abila

Tell me if these questions sound familiar: If I live stream my conference, will people still come? But don’t take my word for – listen to the experience of an association that live streams its conference, replays its webcasts and webinars, and sees a six-fold return on investment. We live-stream our annual conferences, replay recordings of in-person seminars, and offer live and recorded webinars. In total, we hold almost 2,000 programs annually.

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eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences. link] December 2-4, 2009 Online Educa Berlin International Conference on Technology Supported Learning and Training, 15 th , Hotel InterContinental, Berlin, Germany. link] December 3-4, 2009 International LAMS and Learning Design Conference, 4 th , MacQuarie University, Sydney, Australia. link] December 7-11, 2009 Computer Security Applications Conference, 25 th , Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

MOOCs: From the Classroom to the Conference Room

Your Training Edge

In February 2011, TELUS launched a six-week training program that used videos, webcasts, and various social media platforms to reach all 40,000 of its employees. A little over a year ago, very few people had heard of massive open online courses, aka MOOCs. The strange acronym was recognized only in select higher education circles, where the courses were either regarded with trepidation (“What will this do to our schools?”)

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

For those of uninitiated, Online Educa Berlin, is an e-learning conference geared towards higher education and with some corporate. As for myself, both sessions were packed (one was a pre-conference). It was better than many conferences, but as with Wi-Fi, you still had some drop spots. Able to talk into the computer and thus program and have it tie into the correct pronunciations. Has areas for video, webcasts (live and archived/recorded), streaming video, audio.

A Meeting Platform to Deliver Webinars? Not so Fast!

Abila

While annual conferences and hosted meetings aren’t going anywhere, webinars are an increasingly powerful way to deliver professional education for organizations of all sizes. However, there are many items to consider when choosing between a meeting platform and a webinar provider, including the goals of your learning program, the requirements for members’ certification, and how you can provide the best experience possible to keep your members engaged and coming back for more.

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Staying Relevant in E-Learning in 2014

E-learning Uncovered

Conferences: * ASTD TechKnowledge : January 22-24, 2014, Las Vegas, NV. Lectora User’s Conference : March 31 – April 4, 2014, Los Angeles, CA. ASTD ICE (International Conference and Exposition) : May 4-7, 2014, Washington, D.C. Online Learning Conference : September 22-25, 2014, Chicago, IL. Artisan will be speaking at each conference noted with an asterisk. Find these programs here.

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5 Keys to Hosting Successful CME Courses

EthosCE

How do you know if your CME program is achieving success? Having a strong CME program is always recommended, but in today’s age of social distancing and ever-changing CME requirements, being able to rely on robust reporting systems for CME credits is essential for success.

Maximize Your Professional Development with Industry Memberships

eLearning Brothers

They do this mainly by providing information in the form of research, webinars, conferences, and even educational programs online, on demand and face-to-face. Premium Webcasts: Listen to industry experts in live online sessions covering current trends and tips and tricks. Discounts to Expos and Conferences: You receive discounted pricing on multiple conferences and expos including ATD International, ATD TechKnowledge, as well as press publications and more.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | October 9, 2020

Mike Taylor

Nudge campaigns are a complimentary addition to learning programs and this article introduces the EAST framework — the four simple principles for influencing behaviour: make it Easy, Simple, Attractive and Timely (EAST). Conferences & Learning Events.

Free L&D webinars for February 2018

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, Maria Ho, senior manager of ATD Research, will discuss learning benchmarking data from ATD’s 2017 State of the Industry report. The webcast will explore trends in key learning metrics, including: Direct learning expenditure The average number of training hours used by employees What methods of training companies are using Content areas that companies are focusing on Whether companies are using on-the-job learning. Attend this webcast, and become a PowerPoint legend.

Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, you’ll explore the eight networking competencies that are needed by almost everyone, in almost every job type, at almost every level. In this webcast, you’ll learn: The eight networking competencies. This webcast will teach the following: How to interpret the results for coaching opportunities. Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Buy or Build: What’s Right for Your Training Program? In this webcast, you’ll learn about: Where to network.

Using Webinars to Increase Employee Engagement

TOPYX LMS

The company Collaborative Exchange wrote, “Utilize webinar and webcasting services. Those who best learn visually will love seeing their peers on their device screen, not merely hearing them as they would in a conference call. Also, many webinar software programs provide closed captioning for the hearing impaired. There are many different software programs that enable webinars. Sometimes it seems like the cure for low employee engagement doesn’t exist.

Free L&D webinars for November 2018

Limestone Learning

This webcast will review the psychology and brain science of medical training and show how XR technologies reduce the cognitive load associated with learning and recruit learning systems in the brain that are not activated with traditional healthcare training. In this webcast you’ll learn about: The emerging technologies of virtual and augmented reality. You’ll learn: A strategic step-by-step approach to program development and delivery. Components of a good program.

My Wednesday Webinar: Gadgets, Games and Google for Learning

Kapp Notes

Conference. If you can join us for the conference, if you can’t join us for the webinar, if you can’t join either don’t worry and audio recording will be available shortly after the webcast. Conference. Conference discussion group in Training Magazine Network. Conference in Chicago. Conference . Conference or Certificate . program when you register with discount code T3NET. .

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Free L&D webinars for April 2018

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, you’ll learn: The foundational communication principle to increase influence with others. In this webcast, we’ll examine five serious pitfalls that make YouTube a poor choice for hosting your company’s training videos, then look at the pros and cons of six alternatives to find smarter places for your business to keep its video safe. In this webcast, you’ll learn: The truth behind what employers and employees each want and expect from a corporate learning program.

Free L&D webinars for January 2018

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, you’ll explore those questions, and uncover ideas you can use to enhance your culture and, ultimately, the patient experience. This webcast will provide the following takeaways: Define company culture. Tuesday, January 9, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Connecting Compliance to Business Strategy (Free for ATD members) Are your compliance training programs strategic and aligned to business, or simply an obligatory duty with a check-the-box mentality?

Free learning & development webinars for August 2017

Limestone Learning

Investments in programs have generated mixed results. On the one hand the volume of programs is increasing; on the other hand, the business impact is less evident. In this webcast, you’ll learn about the Appreciation at Work training model. In this webcast, you’ll learn how to bring a fresh approach to your consultative selling training programs. By attending this webcast, you’ll be able to: Translate classroom lessons into virtual activities.

Free L&D webinars for May 2019

Limestone Learning

Unfortunately, when workers are at work, there are deviations, exceptions, and unknowns that they have not been trained on – mainly because training programs are for perfect solutions, rather than exceptions. How to assist learners and workers go beyond the training programs they’re provided. In this webcast, you’ll learn to apply five methods for using leadership and life stories, anecdotes, and quotes. How constructivism can be applied to a training course or program.

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2019 Talented Learning Awards: Continuing Education Systems

Talented Learning

Blue Sky eLearn is known as a powerful system and great partner for organizations that produce educational webinars, webcasts and live events at national or regional conferences. This robust, specialized LMS was built with user experience in mind, so organizations can easily develop, manage, promote, sell and deliver live webcasts, webinars, virtual summits and on-demand continuing education programs.

Free learning & development webinars for June 2017

Limestone Learning

This webcast will introduce the TDRp framework and discuss how it can help practitioners plan, measure, and manage to deliver business impact using a standard, yet flexible, approach that will help you become a valued, strategic business partner. L&D can teach leaders how to cut the cost of drama and drive big results, and this webcast will show you how. Cultivate accountability in the workplace, and learn how to harness it to maximize your learning programs.

Free L&D webinars for March 2018

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, you’ll learn the steps to become a mindful leader. If you’ve pondered the idea of going out on your own, you’ll want to join this webcast led by Kris Taylor, who has had a successful, six-figure consulting practice for 14 years, and Katie Workman, who has launched a successful practice in under a year. Going out on your own is a big step, and this webcast can help you determine if you should take the leap from corporate to consulting.

Free L&D webinars for December 2017

Limestone Learning

In the webcast, the speakers will discuss key points from their forthcoming ATD Press book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy , so you can understand: The distinct differences between the management models created to “manage hands" in the 20th-century business models and the models emerging to successfully “manage minds” in the 21st century. Approaches to building effective credential programs that focus on validated skills.

Future-skilling your workforce

OpenSesame

In recent research of the Global 2000 by The Conference Board , companies are facing more talent competition than ever in a growingly tight labor market, with US companies increasing their spending in this area by over 7%. The Conference Board research on future skilling your workforce suggests organizations take a holistic approach to recruitment and development to ensure strong connections to the long-term goals of the organization. The talent shortage has arrived.

Free learning & development webinars for April 2017

Limestone Learning

As a result of participating in this webcast, you’ll learn: Leadership’s critical role in organizational health. Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 9AM – 10AM PT: Create Mobile-Ready E-Learning in Minutes with Adobe Captivate (Free for ATD members) Join this webcast for a practical demonstration in using Adobe Captivate to create fantastic mobile-ready e-learning programs. This is a hands-on, step-by-step webcast, intended for developers of all skill levels.

Incorporating Sponsors Into Your Live Online Events: A Win-Win!

Abila

It’s hard to believe, considering how crucial sponsors and exhibitors are for hosting in-person events like conferences and annual meetings. . Just think how an all-day or multi-day webcast or virtual conference offers great exposure for sponsors when the learners are in the interface all day. This program would be included in the learner’s classroom along with your virtual conference sessions.

Tackling the employee engagement crisis

OpenSesame

In a recent webcast sponsored by OpenSesame, The Conference Board analyst Amanda Popiela discusses how engagement is no longer the responsibility of the management level anymore, but a combination of leadership, managerial and employees together to create a culture of engagement. Employee focus groups by The Conference Board identified that employees are looking for the following from company leadership: a strong sense of meaning and direction from leaders.

Free L&D webinars for July 2018

Limestone Learning

This webcast will clear up some of the confusion and provide a window into how coaching can help, and explore how to build an effective coaching culture in your organization. Friday, July 6, 2018, 6:30AM – 7:30AM PT: Turning Reluctant Learning into Fans (Free for ATD members) ATD 2018 took place in San Diego this year, and this webcast will share the highlights—including a great tip on how to overcome massive resistance fast. Metrics that will evaluate program success.

Are MOOCs the Future of Online Education?

Your Training Edge

UC Berkeley –Check out: Berkeley Webcasts and Berkeley RSS Feeds. • Source: BestCollegesOnline.org. What’s at stake?: $400 400 billion: amount of money spent annually in U.S. on universities . The $400 billion represents: more than the annual revenues of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter combined. Every educational institution wants a piece of that pie. MOOCs could jeopardize that. The World Wide U.

Free L&D webinars for February 2019

Limestone Learning

Join us for this webcast that will outline a series of steps to get you started on your journey to achieve the CPLP or APTD credential. Monday, February 4, 2019, 11AM – 12PM PT : Helping Leaders Embrace Change Through Coaching (Free for ATD members) This webcast will identify how organizations have achieved strong coaching cultures and how such cultures might improve the likelihood that a leader will successfully implement a change management initiative.

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Free L&D webinars for March 2019

Limestone Learning

This webcast will help you navigate the crowded landscape, focus on the leadership development activities that will have the greatest impact, and learn how to incorporate them into your regular routine. Monday, March 4, 2019, 11AM – 12PM PT : Engaging E-Learning (Core 4 Webcast) (Free for ATD members) We all know that engaging e-learning requires very specific design and planning to maximize the engagement between the attendee and content.

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The Secret to Recruiting Doctors (Psst, It’s CE Enhancement)

EthosCE

A robust CE program allows them to: Refine their skills to improve their overall patient care. There are many different types of CE: live CME and regularly scheduled series, like grand rounds, tumor boards, and mortality conferences. When you’re a CE director who needs to be recruiting doctors, you can enhance your CE program by deploying new information and communication technologies in your accredited CE programs.

Free L&D webinars for October 2017

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, you’ll learn: Three best practices for creating new videos. In this webinar you’ll… Explore the benefits of AR/VR to learners, as well as the practical considerations and challenges around deploying such programs. Discover the ROI of implanting these types of programs, including how to decrease overall costs associated with long training periods and potential rework. What happens when these programs are released into the wild and nobody engages with them?

How Medical CE Directors Can Improve Learner Satisfaction Rates

EthosCE

Consider these numbers reported by the webcast and virtual events group On24 and MedData Group: 75% used laptops and desktops for internet access. of doctors see benefits to being able to attend more meetings, conferences, and CME events virtually. When you provide a good CE program, the results will be seen in measurable outcomes, like improved patient and community health outcomes.

Free learning & development webinars for March 2017

Limestone Learning

She’s been promoted five times in as many years, and is on track to join your leadership bench program. Learn directly from Jim and Wendy Kirkpatrick, creators of the New World Kirkpatrick Model, how to start any training program right, so that value is built in and can effectively be demonstrated when it is complete. Even if you inherit existing training programs, you will find out how to incorporate small tactics that will make a big difference in creating training value.