Are Your Training Methods Outdated? Survey Says: Yes

Mindflash

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)/Cornerstone OnDemand Learning and Talent Development Survey 2012 (yeah, that’s a mouthful) asked British training professionals about what techniques they view as effective and which ones they actually use.

It’s Time To Evaluate Your Onboarding Process

Bluewater Learning

Cornerstone Onboarding allows you to personalize your onboarding process and custom content to fit your needs. Fortunately, Bluewater uses Cornerstone’s Recruiting and Onboarding system. Gamification is gaining popularity as a more engaging and enjoyable training method. When we think of gamification it’s often done digitally, but it doesn’t have to be digital to be effective.

5 Tips to Boost Your Sales Training Effectiveness with E-learning

CommLab India

Corporate trainers are always on the lookout for effective ways to boost their sales training programs. The highest priority for training in terms of allocating resources in 2015 was to increase the effectiveness of training programs.”

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What is formal learning and why you should expand your learning plan

Docebo

Formal learning is important, but it shouldn’t be the cornerstone of your training program. These modalities are effective for delivering necessary information, but research shows that if you rely your main source of learning, then your employees may not retain that knowledge. Formal learning should not be abandoned altogether, but considering how much learning actually happens via informal and social avenues, it should not be your primary training method.

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Want to be successful at e-Learning? Don’t make the mistakes experts make!

Challenge to Learn

You can buy a big system that does all (like Blackboard, Sumtotal, Saba, Cornerstone on demand, et cetera) or you can go for a bunch of specialized tools that will beat that big solution on every specialty. It is a method where you design and document first and then start developing it.

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Want to be successful at e-Learning? Don’t make the mistakes experts make!

Challenge to Learn

You can buy a big system that does all (like Blackboard, Sumtotal, Saba, Cornerstone on demand, et cetera) or you can go for a bunch of specialized tools that will beat that big solution on every specialty. It is a method where you design and document first and then start developing it.

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Sprinting Toward the Finish Line

CLO Magazine

Learning methods are shifting at lightning speed, and organizations like Nationwide are discovering new and better ways to shift L&D within organizations. Nationwide’s recent hiring of a chief innovation officer offers tangible evidence of not relying on tried-and-true methods.

How People Analytics Can Help Improve Learning Experiences

Origin Learning

The Cornerstone Glossary gives the following definition — People Analytics , also known as talent analytics or HR analytics, refers to the method of analytics that can help managers and executives make decisions about their employees or workforce.

What Are Your Training Metrics Actually Measuring?

Your Training Edge

However, it remains that for individual courses and at individual companies, the effectiveness of training is ridiculously hard to measure. And finally, the methods generally used to measure and evaluate training are “antiquated.”. Is your training working? That is the question.

Can unconscious bias training be more detrimental than helpful?

OpenSesame

How do you know what training methods will be most effective for your learners and what is the research behind it? . Rightfully so, this training approach has proven more harmful than effective and quickly abandoned. . .

What You Risk by NOT Using MOOCs

Your Training Edge

Not providing training that is as effective as it could be. These benefits do a good job of summarizing the main reasons MOOCs are so effective: Real-time access. Do you want to risk that kind of investment on ineffective training methods?

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A Guided Approach To The Role Of ‘Emotions’ In eLearning

ProProfs

Since it has been proved that emotions are the cornerstone of human experience, it makes sense that effective online learning must awaken feelings as well. Research proves that storytelling is an effective instructional method that engages and motivates the learners.

How to Modernize Manager Development

CLO Magazine

That means 90 percent need support to increase their effectiveness. Yet few development programs deliver what managers need to become more effective. In one assignment, participants learned the LAP model for effective communication: listen, ask, prime.

On Tying Training to Employee Retention

Mindflash

Job enrichment could include promotion (and perhaps an associated salary increase), making a lateral career move, or modifying roles and responsibilities, among other methods. Learning is a Cornerstone of Enrichment, and Retention.

DevLearn 2016: Must see sessions to spark your creativity

Sponge UK

Knowing how to tell stories effectively in this new medium will be critical for learning professionals in the near future. Julie Dirksen will offer practical tips and research-based methods to achieve more effective learning.

How Game-based Learning Can Assist Various Compliance Programs

CommLab India

According to Sitzmann and Ely’s Meta-Analytic Examination of the Effectiveness of Computer-based simulation games , retention is 9% higher when trained through simulation games. . Compliance training is a huge mountain for Chief Compliance Officers to conquer, an unfamiliar, hostile terrain.

Retaining information – 10 ways to make learners better at it

Ed App

That would be far more effective than sitting through an hour-long course that had everything bundled together. It’s an excellent method of retaining information. It’s far more effective to allow people to learn at their own pace.

Retaining information – 10 ways to make learners better at it

Ed App

That would be far more effective than sitting through an hour-long course that had everything bundled together. It’s an excellent method of retaining information. • Reinforcement. It’s far more effective to allow people to learn at their own pace.

Handling content efficiently with a Rapid Learning solution

Learning Wire

Choose an e‐learning solution that moves you through these phases methodically from start to finish. But you get a more streamlined and effective end‐product when you include only the relevant content and cut everything else. Prioritization is a cornerstone of effective learning design, and so make it part of your planning process.

Motivating millennials through eLearning

Aptara

Reducing turnover rates and making sure members are regularly engaged and productive has always been a cornerstone of successful companies. Traditional training methods are expensive and ineffective.". Motivating millennials through eLearning.

Focus on Closing the Skills Gap via Training Contributes to 21% LMS Market Growth

Mindflash

Skills can be inventoried through assessment tools, recruitment and HR tools (such as job descriptions, competencies, performance appraisal metrics), surveys, discussions, and related methods.

Free L&D webinars for March 2018

Limestone Learning

Therefore, when beginning the LMS evaluation process, one of the first questions you should ask yourself is whether an open-source LMS (like Moodle or Totara) or a closed-source platform (like SumTotal or Cornerstone) will be better suited to meeting your needs.

eLearning for Franchising with eFrontPro

eFront

Ever since Old McDonald sold his farm and opened a global fast food empire, franchising has proven a great method for business expansion.

How to Write the Perfect Guest Post for OpenSesame

OpenSesame

At the same time, we also want to ensure our blog continues to be a cornerstone of the elearning community containing only the most engaging, informative, and exciting content for our readers. By utilizing different editing methods, you are more likely to catch hard to spot grammatical errors. So you want to write a dynamic, beautiful, and absolutely fascinating guest post for OpenSesame? You’re not alone.

Applying The Hannafin-Peck Model In eLearning

eFront

Assessment, design, and implementation are the cornerstones of the Hannafin-Peck Μodel. It was first introduced back in 1987, but still remains an effective approach for designing comprehensive eLearning experiences to this day.

Get Ready for a Season of Learning Tech Success! Fall Webinar Series

Talented Learning

Your organization long ago settled on Cornerstone, Saba, SumTotal, Oracle, SAP or another full-blown talent suite LMS, and there is little chance of change anytime soon. What to include in an effective augmentation plan. Methods for improving content quality and contextual relevance.

Myths and Legends – Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

“Our system can tell you whether an employee will stay or not, based on the consumption of content” This myth is already being pushed out by a few vendors, one of which, I have been told by a couple of customers by Cornerstone and Degreed. I’d like to see either ANOVA (statistical method), with multiple variables as part of that data set. You can create a more effective and engaging course on any topic, that someone offers in ILT and it will be better.

Free L&D webinars for February 2018

Limestone Learning

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.

The Corporate University Shift: Why Great Companies Invest in Custom Learning

eLearningMind

By emulating some of the best of the best, any organization can ditch the boring learning for something more meaningful and ultimately, more effective. Corporate universities focus heavily on the individual, from offering different courses and delivery methods, to crediting learners for taking courses and completing training. Obviously, this is just a small sampling of how some companies are using employee learning as a cornerstone for growth and excellence.

Free L&D webinars for April 2018

Limestone Learning

Monday, April 2, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: Straight Talk: Communication and Connection Skills to Increase Influence (Free for ATD members) Learn effective communication techniques to improve your communication skills, and learn to connect effectively to leverage those communication skills.

LMS Selection Roulette: Who Can You Trust?

Talented Learning

You are a small or medium-sized business that is paying for an oversized SAP, Oracle, SumTotal, Saba or Cornerstone LMS and feel like plankton in an ocean of priorities. If your approach is methodical and coherent, it’s easy to get budget authorization.

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Which Learning Content Trends Matter Most to You?

Talented Learning

While “shorter” content isn’t necessarily better by definition, “right-sized” content can be highly effective when it’s offered at the right time in a useful format. Examples: Docebo and Cornerstone.).

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read

TalentLMS

Now it’s in the third edition, e-Learning and the Science of Instruction is a manual for designing effective online courses. It offers clear and practical guidance as well as detailed case studies to help you develop effective social game-based learning solutions.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

True, mobile web app access methods are cheaper to design and deliver in multi-device mobile environments but the feature set still remains limited with respect to things like access to core device features (camera, accelerometer), device security, offline access and experience customization.