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What You Need To Know About Learning Management Systems

Petra Mayer

Contact me for a no-obligation consultation to learn more on how I can help you with your Learning Management Project. . The post What You Need To Know About Learning Management Systems appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting.

Lessons Learned: LMS Feasibility Study

Petra Mayer

Other vendors may be at the opposite site of the spectrum, providing consulting and implementation of systems. For example, software companies may offer to add consulting services to their software solution. They may charge separately for implementation services, configuration, customization or consulting services. If you rely on the software company’s consulting services you get their platform specific expertise.

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LMS implementation without frustration

Petra Mayer

System Implementation Consultants. On the other end of the spectrum, you may receive a response to your RFI or RFP (Request for Proposal) from a consultancy, who specializes in the implementation of a system such as SAP. In that case, the consultants are likely going to highlight their expertise and service approach over the capability of the system. An external project consultant and project manager can help make the implementation project less stressful.

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eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

Regardless if you assign this to one of your team members in L&D or IT or if you hire an external consultant , being open to exploring the needs in great detail is mandatory. In that case you may want to outsource this as a project to an L&D Consultant. To learn more about how to select the best eLearning hosting platform and to guide you and your team through your Needs Assessment, contact me for a no-obligation consultation.

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

3 Priority Questions for your LMS Feasibility Study

Petra Mayer

Costs for consultants hired to support the project. Consulting (additional cost for consulting and implementation – may be included in licensing fee). Working with an independent consultant can be a life-saver at a time that you need to focus on getting the data for your internal decision making and budgeting processes. The post 3 Priority Questions for your LMS Feasibility Study appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting.

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Growing Your Business With Online Programs

Petra Mayer

Think about it this way: You can offer free consultations or strategy sessions to your prospects or you can provide a self study program that they can easily do at their own time. Time efficiency due to reduction in free consultations. Download Your Free Self-Assessment Now >> The post Growing Your Business With Online Programs appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. Most entrepreneurs are looking for ways to grow their business.

How eLearning Is A Great Lead Magnet

Petra Mayer

The post How eLearning Is A Great Lead Magnet appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. If you run your own business you’re likely doing everything you can to acquire new clients. It can be difficult getting people through the door, whether you’re an established business or you’re fairly new to the market, so it’s important that you adopt fresh strategies to offer value to your customers. eLearning can play an important role as a lead magnet.

How an eLearning Business Strategy Saves Time and Money

Petra Mayer

The post How an eLearning Business Strategy Saves Time and Money appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. We all know that time is money, so when you have the opportunity to save both time and money as a business, it’s a business strategy that you should pay attention to. eLearning is a learning tool that’s widely adopted around the world and it’s a beneficial business strategy, whatever their size.

How To Develop Online Courses And Grow Your Business

Petra Mayer

The post How To Develop Online Courses And Grow Your Business appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. Do you ever wish that you could enhance and grow your business by providing an online course, but you’re unsure of where to start and how to do it all alone? I understand how confusing creating your own online course can be, especially if it’s not something you’ve ever done before.

From Sales Enablement to Sales Performance: Moving the Needle on the Metrics That Matter

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, Founder & Sales Transformation Architect, Transforming Sales Results LLC

How to shift from a functional and initiative-focused approach to a performance consulting and outcome-oriented approach. More than 8 analyst firms, the Association for Talent Development, and the Sales Enablement Society have all defined “sales enablement” – each slightly differently. In hundreds of organizations, the sales enablement function is run differently, with a different focus, responsibilities, and initiatives.

The Impact of Action-based Learning

Petra Mayer

The post The Impact of Action-based Learning appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. In this following infographic, MyQuest demonstrates the importance for action-based learning and for building activities into your learning interventions. If you need any convincing, look at this statistic. Only 20% of information is retained when learned in a passive environment. This compares to 75% when the learner has a chance to practice what was learned.

How Not Being Ready is a Big Myth

Petra Mayer

The post How Not Being Ready is a Big Myth appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. One of the most common phrases I hear from my clients is “I’m just not ready yet”. But the truth is, I don’t think we ever truly feel that we are being ready as business owners and sometimes you just have to take a leap of faith, put your mind to it, and work as hard as you can to achieve your goals.

Interview on Brain Lady Speaks: Engaging Online Programs

Petra Mayer

The post Interview on Brain Lady Speaks: Engaging Online Programs appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. The brain is a marvellous thing! And Julie “Brain Lady” Anderson has been exploring the brain and how it impacts what makes us successful for over 20 years. Julie has launched her own Radio Show “Brain Lady Speaks”, and I was very humbled to be asked to speak on her show about Engaging Online Programs. What has that got to do with the brain? Very much so.

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Why Performance Consulting is Crucial to Meet Business Learning Requirements

Infopro Learning

Performance consulting has quickly become a popular solution among leading organizations around the globe, but what is it exactly and how can they help you to improve the performance of your employees? What is Performance Consulting?

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

Or drop us an email at: Innovative digital learning | LMS solutions | Off the shelf learning resources | Consultancy WE’RE. Developing a. Results-Driven. Curriculum. 3C O N T E N T S Contents Introduction PA G E 4 Five Steps to a. Results-Driven. Curriculum. PA G E 5 1 Create a project.

Competencies to Look for in Your Performance Consulting Partner

Infopro Learning

This is why many organizations choose to outsource to a performance consulting company. Unfortunately, not all performance consulting companies have the same process or achieve the same results. Performance consulting is heavily learned through experience.

Security for Freelancers and Consultants

Experiencing eLearning

Many people are reluctant to become freelancers or consultants because the risk seems too high. Freelancers and consultants are generally better prepared for finding that next thing. I think many of us consultants and freelancers probably have more security than we realize, and many people in full-time jobs don’t realize how little security they truly have. The post Security for Freelancers and Consultants appeared first on Experiencing eLearning.

Introduction to Performance Consulting

Infopro Learning

To maintain a competitive advantage and increase their company’s market share, business leaders are increasingly investing in performance consulting. But, what exactly is performance consulting? What is performance consulting? Performance consulting is a process that produces business results by improving the performance of people in an organization. Why is performance consulting important? Who are performance consultants?

Consulting Services

Web Courseworks

The CourseStage consulting team affords expertise from multiple sectors to organizations that offer online education to professional learners. Our consulting services maximize your processes for efficiency and quality, with everything from learning business plans to situational learning design. The post Consulting Services appeared first on Web Courseworks. Product Data Sheets AMS association Consulting elearning LMS

Do You Really Need That New Elearning Consultant? If So…

Spark Your Interest

So organizations everywhere are hiring elearning consultants to help them. But in the world of consulting, there are many nightmarish stories. Do you really need that new elearning consultant? Consulting War Stories. Including an elearning consultant.

Why Performance Consulting Matters

Bottom-Line Performance

The post Why Performance Consulting Matters appeared first on Bottom-Line Performance. Training

Hiring a Technology Consultant

Web Courseworks

Hiring a technology consultant may be the solution. I think back to when I managed a stable of consultants in the Milwaukee market. They explained that they wanted to bring in a consultant for a couple of months to get them moving—they really had no time to waste. I recently interviewed Elaine Biech, the author of a series of excellent books about consulting. The Business of Consulting: The Basics and Beyond , by Elaine Biech. Consultants provide flexibility.

Hire an eLearning Consultant

Web Courseworks

This is when you consider how consultants may be beneficial. CEO, Jon Aleckson , explains that Web Courseworks takes a three-phased approach when consulting his clients. What to Look for When Choosing an Learning Business Consultant. You will be working with your consultant often and if they are not a person that the organization feels they’d work well with, then you are setting yourself up for failure. Starting an online learning business is not a walk in the park.

What is a Learning Consultant?

ej4 eLearning

And How Are They the Key to Corporate Learning? Sometimes I am amazed at (and proud of!) the loyalty our clients show us. We have a 95% client retention rate, and several of our clients have been with us since Day 1—meaning they have been clients for 14 years and running. Training & Development

Performance Consultant Lives Matter!

Living in Learning

EPS readiness assessment EPSS Learning Ecosystems Performance readiness assessment Performance Support Performer Support Sustained Capability performance consulting performance support workforce capabilityWhat follows is a short story…a true story…that positions a skill set that changed my life in the L&D discipline. No instructional designers were harmed during this transition, but I must confess to scaring the crap out of number of them.

Performance Consultant Lives Matter!

Living in Learning

EPS readiness assessment EPSS Learning Ecosystems Performance readiness assessment Performance Support Performer Support Sustained Capability performance consulting performance support workforce capabilityWhat follows is a short story…a true story…that positions a skill set that changed my life in the L&D discipline. No instructional designers were harmed during this transition, but I must confess to scaring the crap out of number of them.

Why you Need a Performance Consultant to Improve Employee Performance

Allencomm

Performance consultants have a vital role in designing and developing corporate training. The post Why you Need a Performance Consultant to Improve Employee Performance appeared first on AllenComm. Corporate Training Performance consulting

Beyond Consulting

Clark Quinn

And one of the persistent perceptions of me came up that I was reflecting on, and thought I’d do so ‘out loud’ So, once consulting became my way of life, I realized I needed to get better at the bits I don’t know. As part of the solution, I found Robert Middleton , who is basically a consultant to help other consultants market themselves. I was at a retreat this weekend, consorting with colleagues.

Performance Improvement Consulting

Jane Hart

Next public workshop runs: 16 July – 12 August 2018 Individuals and teams often face performance problems. Instead of reaching for a training solution, you need to (work with a manager to) carry out a Performance Analysis to diagnose the (actual) problem, identify the best solution(s) – which may or … Modern Workplace Learning

Find, Build or Purchase Performance Consulting Skills Sooner Than Later

Living in Learning

I participated in that approach for many years before being exposed to the discipline of performance consulting. 70:20:10 Discovery & Consulting Five Moments of Need Performance Assessments Sustained Capability discovery performance diagnostic performance consulting point of workWe have no shortage of targets at which we can fire our L&D solution arrows. Too often just hitting the target with training is viewed as sufficient.

Consulting Isn’t My Backup Plan

Experiencing eLearning

I replied that while I’m not looking for full-time work, I’d potentially be available for consulting if he had a problem I could solve. This is a Direct Hire position, I am confused as if you are looking for consulting work, wouldnt you be interested in W2 contract? They assume that consulting is a “backup plan” I’m using to fill the gaps while I’m looking for a “real job.” Many consultants are like me.

Colorful Consulting: Lessons from Larry

Allison Rossett

Today I learned about consulting from a surprising source. This consultant needs a consultant. I decided to seek out a hair color consultant. The receptionist looked stunned that I thought I could just drop by to consult with Larry. While I wait, I think about the essence of consulting. This movement to a more consistently colorful me served up reminders about consulting. It reminded me of my second consulting gig, at least thirty years ago.

ADDIE Abandoned for Performance Consulting Skills

Living in Learning

Continuous Learning Discovery & Consulting ADDIE LinkedIn new classroom performance consulting work contextFor that last few days I have been contributing to a thread on the eLearning Guild’s network group on LinkedIn. The topic that has been hotly debated, trashed, twisted, modified, and/or exalted is none other than ADDIE. I was okay participating in that lively dialogue until I stumbled upon another post by an ISD asking a question about a “loan processing training issue”.

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Performance Consulting with Nigel Harrison

looop

Towards the end of 2019, David James spoke with Nigel Harrison, published author and renowned expert in Performance Consulting, on […]. The post Performance Consulting with Nigel Harrison appeared first on Looop.

Finally! A Brain-Based Consultative Sales Program

Learningtogo

Consultative Sales Certification (CSC) is not about testing in the traditional sense. When people think of certifications, they often think of taking a test. Instead, we focus on developing sales capability and performance that is based on neuroscience and customized for your team. Classes begin in October. . Events Featured LearningToGo Blog brain brain-based classes neuroscience sales sales training workshops

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What Does an eLearning Consultant Do?

eLearning Architect

You probably see the job title bouncing around, but what does an eLearning consultant actually do? But I wanted to explain how I became a consultant, because I think experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. “ “ Experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. ” Consulting era So onto recent times and making the decision to reposition myself as a consultant. Do I like being a consultant?

Are You a Performance Consultant?

Integrated Learnings

We have been placed into a box that can be a real challenge to get out of, especially when it comes to moving into more of a performance consulting type of role. So…what is Performance Consulting, anyway? Here is an illustration to help clarify the concept of performance consulting. This provides an excellent opportunity to consult and partner with those types of clients to look at all of these environmental and motivational factors. By Dean Hawkinson.

Performance Consulting with Nigel Harrison

looop

Towards the end of 2019, David James spoke with Nigel Harrison , published author and renowned expert in Performance Consulting, on The Learning & Development Podcast. Performance Consulting Doesn’t Make the Assumption That Learning or Training is the Solution.

Senior Instructional Design Consultant - Remote

Dan Keckan

ttcInnovations. This post was first published on eLearning Industry