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Virtual Mentoring In Times of Crisis and Social Isolation

Chronus

Not only are there health ramifications, but according to Harvard Business Review , lonelier workers cost employers upward of $3.5 How Chronus Supports Virtual Mentoring. That’s where virtual mentoring comes in.

How to Create and Deliver Cost Effective Remote Training

Kitaboo

You must at some point have sat through a conference or a video call where you struggled with getting the screen connected, or the audio wasn’t clear, with frequent interruptions from your or the other end like “your voice is breaking off”, or “the screen went black, we can’t see you”. With these problems, how do you expect to efficiently manage a remote training program? And remote training is the most cost-effective solution to train your global workforce.

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8 Scary and Uncomfortable Reasons for the Growth of Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

While I think there are many legitimate reasons why an organization should partake in virtual immersive environments (VIEs) for learning and collaboration, there are also some "less-than-comfortable" reasons organizations are leaning in this direction. They are looking for safer alternatives to meeting face-to-face and virtual worlds is an option. Cost Cutting With the recent economic meltdown, even organizations that aren't in dire straights have put the breaks on travel.

Learning on the Job in a SaaS-Driven World

Origin Learning

Virtualization and cloud-based services have well and truly made setting up IT firms easier. The stats make it quite evident that SaaS-based companies are going to see an upward swing as more organizations adopt SaaS based products to cut down on costs and maintenance overheads.

Why Your Learning and Development Strategy Needs Virtual Training Labs

Cloudshare

It’s clear that businesses are scrambling to upgrade their learning and development (L&D) programs for more experienced employees and business partners. While training and development is certainly necessary for employees to stay up-to-date with organizational activities, it’s the implementation of the training programs that is at fault. Choose learning objectives that apply to the real-world situations that your employees will be facing while working at your company.

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

This year, however, our nation and the rest of the world remain frozen in place by Covid-19. For example, think about what’s happening in the world of work. As I discussed in last week’s post , organizations everywhere are suddenly taking a crash course in virtual learning. While following these stories of digital transformation, we’ve discovered many valuable tools and services that are available at no cost in response to Covid-19.

Virtual Instructors: Almost as Good as the Real Thing

CLO Magazine

Virtual instructor-led training enables organizations to spend less per learner while delivering more training to more people. While it’s not the ideal learning format for every situation, it’s easy to understand why virtual instructor-led training has gained popularity in the learning and development world. Virtual training allows for obvious cost savings. These virtual sessions are offered globally for any customer.

Cybersecurity Virtual Training Benefits with Hands-On Labs

Cloudshare

Cybersecurity Ventures predicted in 2016 that cybersecurity would cost businesses nearly $6 trillion annually by 2021. Virtual cybersecurity labs are one solution that many businesses are leveraging to improve the efficiency of their cybersecurity training and response times. The key to an effective employee training program is persistence, as practical knowledge of cybersecurity is not a “set it and forget it” process.

Future of Virtual 3D Environments for Learning

Tony Karrer

Do you think these have a great future in the world of learning for adults?" The basic point of the article is that despite not hearing as much about Second Life and other virtual worlds, a lot is happening where you can’t see it. In Second Life, the Michelin Group, for example, has an "extremely successful complex training program and interactive simulations for training worldwide employees in Enterprise Architecture.

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program. An authoritative whitepaper on how to plan, implement, and evaluate an e-learning program for your business. Like any corporate initiative, the training program should have a stated mission and a set of business objectives that are well defined. The plan will also need to include a business analysis that identifies the costs and benefits of the training program.

What Virtual Assistants Can Do For Course Creators with Expert VA Trainer Kathy Goughenour

LifterLMS

We dive into what virtual assistants can do for course creators with expert VA trainer Kathy Goughenour in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Kathy shares her journey as a program creator at Expert VA Training , and how a VA can help you with building your course or membership website. For those unfamiliar with the term, VA stands for virtual assistant, which is someone who can help you out with various aspects of your business or life.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

We have been doodling about leveraging the possibilities these quirky square codes offer while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions. What are some of the interesting stories and use cases where learning designers have already implemented this successfully in their learning programs? Use this in new employee orientation programs to help the new employee understand the job details of the other employees.

5 Ways to Create Effective Interactive Training Content

Kitaboo

Creating interactive training conten t ensures that the employees are engaged in the training program. These are cost-effective ways of creating a professional looking training video. If you can provide a voice-over for the subject, then that would be more effective than reading plain text. If not a voice over, then add some pleasant music in the background. Include Simulated Scenarios: This type of training mimics real world situations.

TOP 18 INCREDIBLE RESOURCES ON USING QR CODES IN E-LEARNING & M-LEARNING

Learnnovators

We have been doodling about leveraging the possibilities these quirky square codes offer while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions. What are some of the interesting stories and use cases where learning designers have already implemented this successfully in their learning programs? Use this in new employee orientation programs to help the new employee understand the job details of the other employees.

Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

How successful do you think you have been in transforming your clients’ brands around the world? They can manipulate their accounts to show that in-house PR costs very little when compared with employing an external PR consultant. However, my feeling is that these sorts of reports emanating from the USA don’t appreciate the difference between the USA and the rest of the world and, so, are over-optimistic about levels of demand outside the USA. Virtual classrooms.

LearnX Asia Pacific 2009 - Day 2

E-Learning Provocateur

Connecting Many Voices to Make a Difference: Anne Walsh and Brendan Revell from Fraynework Multimedia provided an overview of the e-learning support they are providing to The Sisters of Mercy. The Sisters are a religious order working to alleviate poverty in 47 countries around the world.

Artificial Intelligence And How It’s Changing E-Learning

Your Training Edge

Thanks to AI, the academic world has become more personalized, thus changing the way of e-learning. Read on to find how AI is changing the world of education for the better. Several schools are striking deals with tech moguls like Apple and IBM for teachers’ training programs.

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3 Benefits of Using Mobisodes for Mobile Learning

InfoPro Learning

You sidestep the complex and chaotic world of mobile technology because MP4 is treated the same by all devices and your videos will look the same on an iphone 8, galaxy s8, android tablet, ect. Finally, virtually every Learning Management System on the market supports MP4 video files, such as our own LMS GnosisConnect , which makes it ridiculously easy to upload and deliver mobisodes to your mobile learners. The most pragmatic barrier to developing mobile learning is cost.

How E-learning for Health Changed After Covid-19

Spark Your Interest

Even before Covid-19 took the world by storm, the World Health Organization (WHO) knew e-learning for health was important. Placing more extreme stress on the healthcare systems of countries around the world. High and rising cost of healthcare. Healthcare around the world is grappling with a multitude of challenges. In 2015 the World Health Organization published a review and proposed a radical transformation. World Health Organization.

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A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

His current company is LearnBrite which has virtual characters, adaptive learning and all other types of really interesting learning elements including some great work with avatars and text-to-speech. It may have been reading Howard Rheingold’s ‘Virtual Reality’ book in 1992, it may have been the potential of what could be done with a timetable provided by Moore’s law, but in the early nineties I decided that my life’s work would be devoted to virtual reality.

Augmented Learning, what you need to know

Aptara

Do you want to implement an Augmented Learning program at your organization but you don’t know where to start? Augmented Learning is the next step in the evolution of eLearning to enhance the learner’s experience and demystify real world objects and their environment.

What’s Happening with OLIVE? Find Out.

Kapp Notes

The other day, I caught up with Warren Haseley at SAIC about the 3D virtual world of OLIVE (On-Line Interactive Virtual Environment). My role at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is On-Line Interactive Virtual Environment (OLIVE) Business Development Manager.

3 Topics for Medical Society Execs to Watch

Web Courseworks

At AAMSE, the focus is on the Quality Payment Program, which is the result of these changes created by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. The program can be broken down into two different tracks: Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Advanced Alternative Payment Models (Advanced APMs). MACRA: Implementing the Quality Payment Program— What’s Now, What’s to Come. The medical society and association landscape is ever-changing.

10 Reasons Why You Need a Mobile Learning Management System 

Hurix Digital

billion smartphone users around the world, it is safe to say that we are living in a mobile world. This information can then be presented to the management for reviewing the success of training programs, improving the quality of course material and identifying the areas of improvement. In a connected, multi-screened world, learners have several options when it comes to the consumption of content. Cost-effective.

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Gamification doesn’t mean developing games and there’s more!

Eat Learn Repeat

A Video Game is an electronic entertainment medium developed to engage the players who control a computer generated program. Voice-over Artists. How much does it cost? A Simulation is an imitation of real world process in a virtual world. Voice-over Artists. How much does it cost? Simulations involve development of virtual environments which takes a lot of effort however not much as required to develop a game. How much does it cost?

How the Future of Hardware and Software Might Impact Training

Litmos

In the world of corporate training, hardware is a complicated issue. Only in very rare instances do training departments buy specific hardware to support training programs. Not only do your employees often come with their own devices, but in the hyper-connected world of the Internet of Things, just about everything becomes an input/output (I/O) device. As hardware becomes cheaper, smaller, and more powerful, software is becoming smarter, faster, and given a voice.

2020 LMS Trends: An Analyst’s Extended Enterprise Learning Predictions

Talented Learning

On the other hand, these systems are often considered too powerful, costly and unfocused for pure extended enterprise deployments, or for SMBs that need to serve employees and external audiences with a single LMS. Virtual classrooms. How to weigh costs and benefits accurately.

The Year in Learning: 2019 Edition

The Learning Dispatch

The stories are grouped in several categories: Accessibility Instructional Design Learning Experience Evaluation Inspiration Professionalism Program Design Visual Design. Kerry McLaughlin , in the Cutaway , explores what ignoring the disability community has cost Hollywood.

Top 9 Ways Remote Work is Different From In-Office Work

Allego

Almost overnight, we’ve gone from business as usual to working from home around the world. “Companies around the world are facing multiple challenges during the pandemic, including ensuring that they are agile enough to adapt to change,” said Yuchun Lee, CEO and Co-Founder, Allego. But motivated remote employees can determine their own schedules and use task management and collaboration programs to keep on track.

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Jay Cross – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Jay has challenged conventional wisdom about how adults learn since designing the first business degree program offered by the University of Phoenix. He travels the world, but increasingly delivers presentations and events virtually over the web. In this context, how are informal and social learning transforming workplaces around the world today? For thirty years, I’d been designing, cost-justifying, and marketing formal training programs.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Virtual classrooms and smart-boards are used in a more student-centered way (not putting all the attention to one person up-front=bad). The role of the learning leader is shifting from being a program manager to a solution architect.

Free L&D webinars for July 2019

Limestone Learning

Lisa has more than 25 years of progressive experience building effective people programs in high profile companies across industries, including Consumer Goods, Publishing, High-Tech, and Healthcare. Top organizations are embracing coaching as an integral part of leadership performance, and in response, the Goleman EI team has launched new training strategies with executive coaches from around the world. These are traditional learning habits, costly processes, and antiquated skills.

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Free L&D webinars for March 2020

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 9AM – 10AM PT: Becoming a Virtual Trainer Is a Hero’s Journey The path to becoming a virtual trainer is a hero’s journey, one filled with adventure, challenges, disappointments, excitement, determination, and great success and achievement. With challenges like confusing links and logins, participants unable to connect and unexpected technical issues, it’s no easy feat to become a respected virtual trainer.

Headed to DevLearn? 8 Sessions You Don’t Want to Miss

Knowledge Guru

The value of virtual reality and 360-degree video content for L&D is quite promising, as the immersive nature of these technologies has the potential to make a major impact on learning and retention. However, the actual development of VR and 360-degree video content can seem daunting, complicated, costly, and even out of reach to most organizations. After this session, you’ll know how to use learning campaigns for your training, learning, and education programs.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In the past, L&D‘s focus had been to design training programs based on defined learning needs, skill gaps and business goals. However, by definition all training programs are past focused based on an analysis of the past, imparting best practices and documented explicit knowledge. Everyone’s voice gets heard and good ideas rise to the top. Learnnovators: It is exciting to look at some of the most innovative changes happening in the business world.

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JAY CROSS – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Jay has challenged conventional wisdom about how adults learn since designing the first business degree program offered by the University of Phoenix. He travels the world, but increasingly delivers presentations and events virtually over the web. In this context, how are informal and social learning transforming workplaces around the world today? For thirty years, I’d been designing, cost-justifying, and marketing formal training programs.

Innovation Awards 2009

Tony Karrer

Voice-chat and text-chat facilitate structured, moderated and anonymous peer-to-peer learning. Thinking Worlds Thinking Worlds is a new kind of 3D “Serious Games” simulation engine and authoring tool. It provides an authoring interface that fuses a visual story boarding system with easy to follow templates, both of which require no programming skill at all. It makes it possible to develop rich simulations in a fast and cost-effective way.