A Complete Guide to Microlearning


Microlearning relates to the structure and the consumption of a course. They can stand on their own, or be linked together to form a course in your LMS. To show how microlearning can be used we’ll take a ‘Fire safety in the workplace’ course as our example. Course Content LMS

Guide 83

Managing eLearning: Fall Webinar Series

Web Courseworks

Flexibility – Having the web as your work space means you can work on eLearning anytime, anywhere, on any device. Collaboration – As work styles have moved more toward teamwork and collaboration, using cloud authoring makes team collaboration on projects easier and more productive.

GLD 2: Defining Leadership Across Cultures

Your Training Edge

In the sense of training and development, a culture is the attitudes, experience, and work styles of any like group of people. For example, work styles and attitudes are different in South Florida than they are in the Mid-Southern states, and so on.

Online Learning Trends That You Can’t Ignore


Rapid advances in technology and modern workforce needs are transforming the way, workforce learning & training is delivered and training courses are created. Smaller sized content also enables them to absorb and retain the training courses in a better way.

Trends 161

GLD 6: Obtaining Buy-In in a Global Environment

Your Training Edge

Any organizational development program needs this buy in and approval, but a truly global program is probably going to require more work on your part; after all, your key individuals and groups are probably just as diverse as your program itself.

Global 170

Fastest Growing Jobs in America: Industrial-Organizational Psychologist


They apply psychological principles to your workplace to solve problems and improve the quality of work life. Synthesizing work styles. Here are some courses to help you DIY your company to success. This course covers all that and more.

Job 94

Microlearning: Fab or Fad?

Tom Spiglanin

Microlearning fits modern work styles. Let’s consider a typical hour-long elearning course. This work by [link] is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 Based on a work at tom.spiglanin.com.

How to Determine which Content suits your Audience?


With the right demographic analysis, you’ll be able to construct an imaginary environment in which this fruit seller works. By analyzing his or her WORK-CONTEXT , you will be able to gain more clarity on the way this fruit seller works—Is she self-employed?

Suite 52

Cost of Training Vs. Cost of Not Training

Adobe Captivate

Of course, employee training is an investment driven affair in any organization. For example, a less skilled resource may cause company’s client to frustrate by their poor quality work, communication and work style.

Cost 52

Informal learning: Why it matters to a business


According to CARA’s 2010 Survey on social media impact, nearly 70% of what is learned in life and at work happens through informal and social learning. For business owners, this can be a great opportunity to get in touch with employees and make work meaningful.

Leaders, Failure Is Upon You

CLO Magazine

Deliver multimodal opportunities to learn that are easy to consume like videos, books, guides, virtual courses, continuous feedback and coaching. Leaders today are destined for failure. That was harsh.

Split-tasking vs. Multitasking – The New Way to Get Things Done


Of course you are a multitasker – or are you? How does that work out for you? In today’s workplace, can you work on single tasks and still be productive and efficient? Look at the work that needs to be done and break it into smaller, more manageable bits.

VILT Software: A Perfect Match for Today’s Instructors


Students can attend instructor-led courses from home—or attend self-paced training anytime and from anywhere. And here’s why: VILT software enables instructors to work from anywhere. In today’s world, work is no longer a place you go.

Emergence of the Performance Catalyst

Tom Spiglanin

I’ve worked in the field of Learning and Development (L&D) now for nearly two decades. I’ve been fortunate to have seen and work through some pretty big changes in approaches to workplace learning. Of course that was only the beginning.

Rise of the Gig Economy


While we may lament the good old days of working at the same job for years and retiring with a gold watch, for many workers, today’s gig economy calls for a different working style and a diverse workforce that has the skills and talents required at any given time.

Team Players: Collaborating in Business


According to Robert Golembiewski in his “ Handbook of Organizational Consultation ,” 79 percent of Fortune 1000 companies use self-managing teams and 94 percent use employee work groups. Employers routinely say they want employees who can work in teams.

5 Tips For Amazing, Age-Diverse, Online Training


Making your online training course relatable can be challenging, but doubly so for multigenerational workforces. They are more focused on teamwork, and their objective at work is to succeed – which is often a relative term. Their work style is fluid and so is the way they learn.

eLearning Outsourcing – How To Select A Vendor?

Upside Learning

Check work samples to evaluate the quality of their output. Ask for profiles of development team members who may work on your project. You would be better off to have employees (as against vendor’s contractors) working on your projects. Understand their working style.

The Switch

Melon Learning

Successfully hurdling through various working styles and viewpoints was key. I had a certain amount of experience in eLearning and in one of our meetings the idea to make an online course popped up.

Five Signs Your Mentorship Is Working


How do you know that your partnership is actually working? This is, of course, impossible with distractions and loud conversation. Try and hone in on why you think the partnership didn’t work. Did they have a working style too similar to yours?

Emergence of the Performance Catalyst

Tom Spiglanin

I’ve worked in the field of Learning and Development (L&D) now for nearly two decades. I’ve been fortunate to have seen and work through some pretty big changes in approaches to workplace learning. Of course that was only the beginning.

Employee learning and development: A new world


The source found that both the users who will be taking the courses and the leaders administering them are interested in selecting tech that actually fits the contemporary work style rather than forging ahead with less than optimal solutions.

How To Use Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance

Adobe Captivate

Working styles and preferences in organizations are undergoing a sea change. Taking the mobile route to working is catching up big time. Modern-day employees expect a lot more from trainings. Organizations need flexible and exciting approaches to keep them hooked.

A guide for SMEs and IDs: 6 steps to enhancing eLearning


To create captivating, outcome-changing eLearning courses, subject matter experts (SMEs) and Instructional Designers (IDs) need one thing - each other. Establish the course's purpose SMEs and IDs must work together to define the course's goals (i.e. Approach to the course.

Transactional analysis and time management

From the Coleface

One activity that stood out for me was completing the “Working Styles Questionnaire” This identifies 5 of the underlying scripts that underpin our behaviour and which ones we tend to rely on most. Scripts are particulalry pertinent to time management as when people are working under pressure they often seem to “revert to type” As a person looking in, rather than being in the thick of a situation, the answers may be obvious.

Sexual Harassment Prevention Starts With Leadership

CLO Magazine

Eighty-five percent of women have reported some form of sexual harassment at work, and seemingly even more than that have experienced it, as evidenced by the #MeToo movement sweeping social media. If you want a productive, healthy business, employees have to be inspired to come to work.

More flexible learning strategies needed for young workers


There may be some concern that getting younger in learning style might serve to alienate the rest of the workforce. With the "pull" approach, workers are able to pace themselves and pursue a custom course of education beyond the basics.

Remote Collaboration

Tony Karrer

My primary interest here are the methods and tools that allow us to work better as part of remote work teams. In other words - How do we collaborate together in remote work teams to be as effective or even more effective than a team that works down the hall?

How We Manage Our Remote Team (And 8 Tips for You)


Management is difficult, no matter what field you work in. And that takes a lot of work. Different personalities, work styles, motivations, and backgrounds mean people work differently. And as a manager, it’s your job to get them to work together. Remote work adds a few complications: Communication. This is especially true if you’re working on tight deadlines. It’s harder to see this when you’re working with a distributed team.

Teams 43

8 Crucial Points To Consider When Outsourcing E-Learning ProjectsTo India

CommLab India

Remember e-learning development is work that involves a high level of skills and needs an understanding of e-learning tools, learning objectives, training needs, and business goals of the organization and, learning preferences of the learners. Their attitude towards work must also be assessed.

Why a LMS is as Vital as Staff Performance Management


It’s a common problem: Increasingly we’re pressured into result-based working styles – great for the short term, but not of as much use for the long term direction and growth of your organisation and brand. Managing your employee’s performance is vital, right?

From basketball courts to Nintendo rooms, here are 9 of Chicago’s hottest tech offices


How the space informs company culture: Our space was designed to help us celebrate our industry, promote gratifying relationships with colleagues, and simply provide for a highly supportive and rewarding work environment. Collaboration amongst our people is, of course, key to our business.

Open 130

How Praxair Grooms Tech Talent for Business Roles

CLO Magazine

The resulting simulation-based curriculum is a series of courses that target various levels of experience as Praxair employees move through their careers. These courses are flexible and can be conducted on an as-needed basis in a particular region.

Roles 61

Highlights From Day Two of the Spring 2011 Chief Learning Officer Magazine Symposium

CLO Magazine

Hardy said DAU’s learning goals are all about the job: preparing for the job — courses — and supporting the job — communities of practice, continuous learning, knowledge sharing tools and mission assistance. to be competitive with other countries, we have to bring our whole selves to work and embrace our differences. After that is a secondary level which includes religion, income, language, work style, education, work experience, relationship status, recreational habits and family.