How Zapier motivates and engages their remote workforce


In this blog post, we’re taking a look at how Zapier motivates its virtual teams and its whole remote employee engagement action plan. Zapier’s VP of Customer Support, Pam Dodrill, shares some of the best ways to engage employees, even if they’re working across the world.

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8 Creative Ways to Visualize Ideas with Explainer Videos


Hosting a brainstorming session with the members of your team can prove to be a waste of time, if not done properly, of course. An explainer video will be more inspiring for your team than a PowerPoint presentation. You can develop your virtual team using training-directed videos.

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Sage Advice for Delivering Strong and Reliable Tech Support


ReadyTech recently received a letter from a customer, thanking us for our great tech support. The letter complimented our support team’s “responsive, professional and courteous” assistance. What advice would we give to other organizations building a 24/7/365 support team?

If Not ADDIE, Then What with Michael Allen #astdtk13

Learning Visions

But we’re pressed to produce a product that changes behavior and creates organizational impact – and do it on time and budget. If the model you uses gives you the quality products you want on time and on budget then stick with it. Agile Product Development. Kineo. Normal. false.


Braidio Hires New Team in Singapore to Meet Demand for Employee Learning and Talent Development in Asia Pacific Market


Braidio , a cloud-based learning and talent development platform, today announced its Asia Pacific (APAC) expansion with the appointment of a regional team in Singapore. Braidio’s Singapore team has a proven track record in executing and growing new territories for technology brands, and will focus on expanding Braidio’s reach and supporting customers and partners. Expansion Addresses Growing Need For Learning Management Systems Amid Increasingly Global Market.

Don Bolen Agile Project Management for Elearning Dev #devlearn

Learning Visions

The Agile Manifesto: values individuals and interactions over process and tools; working software over documentation; customer collab over contract negotiation; responding to change over following a plan. it’s a way to restart play in rugby – you pass it backwards to someone on your team.

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10 Things You Should Know About Nano-Learning: Less Is More


As learning and performance improvement consultants and developers, we see trends emerge across the landscape of our client base, despite vast differences in the products and services they offer. We see workforces becoming more dispersed and virtual teams an acceptable norm.

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Beat the Machines with these 10 Employability Skills for the Future!


Virtual Collaboration. Advances in technology have allowed people across the globe to work together through remote virtual teams. Virtual collaboration is one of the employee skills that we need to adopt as early as now.

Gamification Tools Winning Sales Teams Use

EI Design

A lack of interest within your sales team can lead to a lot of wasted potential and resources. Luckily for you, we’ve got the list of best gamification tools winning teams use to accomplish more in their everyday work. And, of course, apply this knowledge to your sales teams.

Is Your Team Ready for International Expansion?


As HR leaders of an expanding global organization, you need to know, especially because discerning how knowledgeable your staff is about other cultures, customs and communication norms is vital to a successful entrance into a new region. A more focused goal would be to “expand the staff’s French language vocabulary required for product selling and general business communications”. After the language training is completed, you may want to survey customer satisfaction levels.

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Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010. Virtual Team Management - ID Reflections , March 8, 2010. Lesson I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player | LearnNuggets - LearnNuggets , May 20, 2010. How to facilitate synchronous learning for real and virtual learners using technology? Teams (925). Productivity (1318 Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010.

Are You Developing Global Leaders?

CLO Magazine

And increasingly, organizations not only provide services and products to global markets, they employ global staff and collaborate with global partners. Employees also can develop their skills through online and experiential learning that can happen within a team or for a particular group.

Three Sure-Fire Tips to Build Better E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

In today’s post, I’ll discuss some of the production techniques we used. By stepping away from the prescribed solution, you open the doors to more creativity and customization. Pilot Test Your Course BEFORE Final Production.

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Go straight to the finish line

Jay Cross

In the 2,000-strong department, things move so fast that normal courseware production isn’t viable. The virtual classroom and blended learning were also less prevalent in reported practice than anticipated. You want to make them feel part of your virtual team if at all possible.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

Virtual Team Management - ID Reflections , March 8, 2010 I recommend this simulation to all those who either are handling a globally distributed team or a project, and to all managers who feel that effective communication is one of the keys to business success. Prove it with a prototype - Making Change , March 8, 2010 Are you dreaming of an immersive simulation while your team members plan yet another Jeopardy game? Customers are demanding more online delivery.

Free learning & development webinars for June 2017

Limestone Learning

Bypass egos at work, improve productivity, and keep your teams ready for what’s next. Identify how to use EQ to build more productive interactions, with your direct reports, boss, your peers, and internal and external clients. Five secrets to being successful as a team leader.