What a Disney Movie Can Teach Us About Transforming a Learning Culture


It’s been a few years since the famed Disney movie, “Frozen,” came out. If you have children, nephews or nieces — or if you’re a Disney movie fan — you’re now probably singing out loud or in your head, “Let it go! In turn, Associa needed to deploy new learning programs in a fast, effective, and cost-efficient way. The post What a Disney Movie Can Teach Us About Transforming a Learning Culture appeared first on Degreed Blog.

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Corporate Training Costs: Tips That Will Make Them Next to Zero


What does a vacant position cost? And that’s excluding the lost corporate training costs when the previous employee moved over to the competitor. But there’s a catch: Corporate training costs can be high and off-putting. Yes, we’ve seen this movie before.

Netflixing in E-learning: The New Buzz to Deliver a Personalized Training Experience


As technological innovations accelerate, so does the opportunities to create highly engaging training programs. Entertainment, great content and optimum engagement make audiences subscribe and watch program series time and again.

Custom eLearning Development: 4 Tips to Deliver Compelling and Engaging Content

Obsidian Learning

Connecting learning to the bottom line – learners should be aware of the opportunity cost of them not knowing what we are trying to teach them. The opportunity cost is that the learner consumes the content without any context in terms of related learning assets. I love movie previews.

Successfully Selling e-Learning Programs To Top Management

Vignettes Learning

If the "Blind Swordsman" were to successfully sell e-learning programs to top management 2. If the "Blind Swordsman" were to successfully sell e-learning programs to top management Gaining management approval for an e-learning program takes the skills of the Blind Swordsman-the Japanese movie hero who, though sightless, proves that he can handle his weapon. Topics this issue: 1. Featured Simulation: "Millionaire Game" 3.

Blended Learning: Not your Mother’s, Grandmother’s, or Possibly Even Older Sibling’s Training

Association eLearning

Remember the days when you looked forward to field trips to the planetarium, hovering over a formaldehyde preserved frog with your lab team, or seeing the movie version of Lord of the Rings on a Friday afternoon? Blended learning is not new to training.

Workplace Learning Trends in 2018

Origin Learning

With a steady decrease in the manufacturing costs of AR- and VR-enabled devices and smartphone apps simulating the learning environment on the phone screen itself; exciting times lie ahead. We have Google and IBM building programs that can help predict weather trends.

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Ten Advantages of Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

Be it streaming movies on Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, clicking photographs, or playing addictive video games, the smartphone has evolved from just an instrument used to make calls and send and receive messages. Cost-Effective. From an organizational point of view, this saves costs.

Why You Need Audio Descriptions to Make Online Course Videos Accessible

TechSmith Camtasia

You’ve probably watched movies that have embedded audio descriptions, even though you didn’t use them yourself (or even know they were there!). That means the movie has an audio description track that can be turned on as needed. Many movie theaters offer audio description support, too.

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On-the-job Training: Expectations vs Reality


So, we’re here to bust the top 4 myths about on-the-job training programs, and close the gap between expectations and reality. Setting up an on-the-job training program takes time, and it takes money.

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Flip your class or training with video

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Friday''s session about use of video for learning things showed that a mother look for it in a cookbook and her son looked on the Internet for a movie. Instead of reading the manual a movie will help you out. In both cases, watching the movies is optional, not mandatory.

How to Prepare for the End of the Flash

Magic EdTech

Developers first discovered how to use Flash to build interactive websites and then the program evolved to using it to build games, movies, and experiences. The timeline to conversion is short and losing quality content because of a technology disruption is costly and unnecessary.

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Predictions for the Future of Digital Learning


Watch this video to know How to Create and Design Training Program Using Professionally Designed Themes. Anyway, you always have to compare pricing because online courses may sometimes cost you more.

eLearning Tips and Time Tracking: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

I understand that video production costs money, but I do sometimes feel that I watch a video and then move onto the next section without thinking of the video again. Or maybe it was hard for her, I don’t know—I never saw the movie.

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Illusions of Competence in Learning | How to Fix Your United Airlines Problem


He highlighted an experiment where movie goers were given 14-day old stale popcorn, yet still ate 33.6% more than movie goers who were given medium sized buckets.

What the Horrible Video Game E.T. Can Teach Us About Training


A few weeks ago, I explored the connections between instructional design and the critical and commercial success of the video game app Angry Birds , and how many of the same principals that made that game so popular could be co-opted into training programs. Do you test your training programs?

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11 Custom Learning Trends in 2018

Enyota Learning

2017 witnessed reinvention of various learning technologies and allocation of more budget and investments in eLearning programs, learning management systems, and various educational tools for training employees. eLearning has gradually evolved to a large-scale industry over the last few years.

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Elearning Spotlight: Military Child Education Coalition and Blended Learning

The Learning Dispatch

To expand their outreach, and provide their resources to a larger constituency while constraining costs, MCEC needed to broaden their approach beyond pure instructor-led training. Empowered MCEC to train large, widely-distributed audiences while controlling costs.

Even better than the real thing: can VR work for enterprise training?


First, there was the early nineties fad, of which only the cult movie “The Lawnmower Man” remains. In this post, we’ll take a look at if and why companies need to start incorporating virtual reality in their training programs. Virtual Reality seems to have finally found its stride.

Which e-Learning Authoring Tool is Best for You? Here Are Some Great Options


Movies have awards shows; so we can truly know which movies are worth our time and money. offers many of the same PowerPoint integrations, at a much lower cost. Because of the steep learning curve, Lectora is best for those with programming experience who can truly take advantage of the additional features. Options are great. Too many options, however, can be just as bad. When this happens, we tend to look to others to help us make our choices.

Free L&D webinars for January 2018

Limestone Learning

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? Maximize results from your training programs.

Reformat your training sessions to increase their impact


My advice is to balance convenience and cost. Instead you could buy a decent microphone, at a cheap cost, for best results. For Windows users, you can trim videos with a host of free programs. Movie Maker is one that’s easy to use.

The A-Z of eLearning Acronyms (with bonus explanations from experts)


The practice of designing effective training programs, independent of the final delivery format. ISD aims to create effective and engaging training programs by analyzing learning needs and developing a systematic curriculum. xAPI = Application Programming Interface.

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Learning with e's

She showed several images of recent movies such as Ellysium, I, Robot and Avatar to emphasise her point. The blockbuster science fiction movie Minority Report featured gestural computing, targeted advertising through biometric data scanning and augmented reality technologies.

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Is more choice better for learning? Why the Netflix model doesn't work

Nomadic Learning

And, though we might watch a movie together with friends or family, the digital experience is configured for individual consumption. The promise of Netflix is the promise of choice: We watch what we want, when we want, with a beautiful UX and low transaction costs.

4 Key Benefits of Custom eLearning Solutions

Obsidian Learning

It also cost more than a store-bought shirt - though perhaps not as much as you might think. The client owned several off-the-shelf eLearning programs, but the adoption rate was unsatisfactory. I just finished ironing my shirt. It’s a simple white dress shirt with some unique details.

Successful Online Compliance Training: 10 Points To Check


Missing a single element of required regulations could cost the company millions. The success of movies and viral videos depends on this. For your online compliance training program, use short clips, two or three minutes at the most.

eLearning Predictions 2015

Web Courseworks

sell the idea of a quick fix for a fixed cost – and the appeal is obvious for any decision maker conscious of the bottom line – but the proliferation of DIY software has allowed ineffective and poorly designed content to hit the market.

The 7 worst scary-bad corporate training mistakes


Instead of a horror movie tonight, grab a bag of popcorn and check out this old Blockbuster Video training video. So, aim to create continuous learning programs that reinforce education via a blended learning model , across modalities and activities, such as social learning and coaching.

Subscription Learning & Tools: 30 minute guide


Netlix changed the way we watch movies. And when the cost $0 and there is a lot of solid benefits, the value is high. Practical tips for users to implement subscriptions in their training programs: Forget about eLearning. Low cost and a ton of value.

The 6 Dos and Don'ts of Reddit Marketing


These can range from extremely popular, wide reaching subreddits such as movies and Today I Learned (focused on posting new, interesting facts) to more niche topics such as Build A PC or Ask Historians. You won’t get very far posting a progamming app in the makeup subreddit, but a post in Programming or Android could be incredibly successful. It’s 2014.

How Online Training can Lead your Sales Team to Success


Here are some of the key reasons why you should support your sales team with online training programs. The conventional sales training programs are inflexible and need learners to sit through lengthy instructor-driven sessions to understand how the sales process works.

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The Future Of Your Organization Is In Its Culture Of Learning

Your Training Edge

You know what I mean, those “precogs” in the Tom Cruise movie, Minority Report. You might be calculating the math in your head right now: how much money will this cost, how long will it take to implement, how many productive employee hours will I lose.

Will eLearning Make Your Training Team Redundant?

eLearning Architect

I was recently talking with a training manager who is putting together a proposal for an eLearning program within his organisation. I wrote a case study demonstrating how to quickly demonstrate measurable cost savings by switching from classroom training to eLearning ).

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Breathing New Life Into Training Videos

CLO Magazine

We live in a world where movie-grade cameras fit in pockets and USB thumb drives can hold a lifetime of content.

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