4 Key Benefits of Custom eLearning Solutions

Obsidian Learning

So what does my laundry have to do with custom eLearning? Why get a custom shirt? And these are the big questions when it comes to deciding whether to go the custom vs. off-the-shelf route in Learning and Development. Custom eLearning solutions allow you to: 1.

The Ultimate Training Methods to Maximize Employee Productivity


Workshops. Workshops are sessions composed of different activities that encourage discussions, introspection, and contribution among learners. Workshops are best used for personal development and skills building.

Custom eLearning for Modern Day Sales Training

CommLab India

To avoid this, customized e-learning solutions are the answer. Modern customers: Present day customers are better informed about products, thanks to the Internet. Sales people are expected to understand the customer’s requirements and suggest appropriate solutions.

Customer Experience: Training Beyond the Course


In it, they argued that our business models have gone from agricultural, to product, to service. Here, people are focused on not one aspect of a product or service, so just the food at a restaurant or just the device when purchasing a product.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

companies to build their own custom solutions”. Typically, the training provider will run anything from an afternoon session to a several day workshop, focusing on topics like coaching or managing performance. retention, productivity, and employee engagement.

Skills Series: A Beginner’s Guide to Product Vision

General Assembly

Every groundbreaking product starts with a clear, strategic vision. It’s not a bolt of lightning, but consistent practice that allows truly visionary leaders to constantly push the boundaries of what products can enable a better world. Want to dive into product management?

Make everyone on your team a product expert


A modern workforce is likely to be distributed, busy, tech savvy and customer facing. The challenge of training frontline staff When you offer your product or service through frontline staff you have to empower them to succeed.

A Three-Step Process to Create Hand Drawn Custom Characters

Rapid eLearning

In today’s post we’ll look at how to create custom characters that you can use in your visual thinking activities and course design. The Case for Hand Drawn Custom Characters. You don’t have to be an artist to create custom characters.

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Best of Learning Tech 2019: Moodle Workplace, Certified Partner in the UK & New Product Offerings

eThink Education

This trend was further backed by Moodle HQ launching a new product at Learning Technologies to great fanfare and high expectations…. eThink’s New Product Offerings. These new products include: eThink Academy.

Training at the North Pole Bringing Santas Workshop Into the 21st Century

Training Industry

The elf workforce has exploded in recent years, with a large group of millennials entering the workshop. Training is similar to marketing in that we also have clients (employees or even customers) for whom we create products and services. From the CLO of the North Pole It’s the day after Christmas, and every year on this day, I do two things: I sleep in, and I reflect on the past year.

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State of the Front-Line Manager

how individual contributors perform, increases that show up in engagement, retention, and productivity. set of workshops or invest in different. customer service group, shift managers in your retail. manager, talent developer, motivator, customer. State of the.

How to Customize Illustrations in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

In this post we’ll look at an easy way to customize illustration in PowerPoint, since it’s a tool most of us have and it’s easy to do. Production Tips: Stick with the same illustrator to have a consistent look. I modified the face and blouse using custom shapes.

Monetization, Production, Growth, and Advertising for Course Creators, Coaches, and Consultants with Michael Greenberg


We dive into monetization, production, growth, and advertising for course creators, coaches, and consultants with Michael Greenberg in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. The authority marketing playbook is mostly about customer research and positioning.

The Changing Face of Life Science Product Launch, Part 3: The Role of the Learning Team


In this series, PDG’s Ann Stott, a 20+ year veteran of the Life Science industry, shares her perspective on how to become more strategic in product launch planning. In the previous installment , Ann discussed how a Launch Toolkit can drive success in managing a product launch portfolio.

Align Customer-Facing Teams to Protect and Grow Your Profits

Training Industry

At a recent executive workshop, a CFO said, “We sure know our costing down to the half-penny, but we do not have that same level of focus on our pricing.” This atmosphere results in product teams bemoaning the ineffectiveness of the sales team and the sales team lamenting about incomplete or non-existent product positioning to build a compelling sales strategy. How can we align resources in customer-facing teams not only to protect profits but to grow profits, too?

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The potential pitfalls of a custom LMS solution


That time has been split between working on customized LMS implementations (about 8 years) and cloud-based LMS solutions during my time with LearnUpon. Reasons to choose a custom LMS. Pitfalls of a custom LMS solution. Requirements workshops. Customizations.

Streamlining Your E-Learning Production Process for Efficiency—Q&A

E-learning Uncovered

Diane and I had the pleasure of sharing some ways we have streamlined our production process in last week’s “Best of DevLearn” Webinar presented by The eLearning Guild, which you can view here. How to map out your production process at both a macro and micro level.

MS 2017 Year In Review: A Meaningful, Productive, And Fun-Filled Year

Janet Clarey

It featured conferences, exhibitions, forums, and workshops that attracted more than 15,000 technology professionals from the Government, various enterprises, SMEs, and startups. There needs to have a constant break from our regular tasks to avoid monotony and promote productivity.

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Learnnovators Wins GOLD @ Brandon Hall Excellence Awards


Here’s an overview of how this solution came into existence: Customer Pain Points. This meant that MTAB could raise the final invoice only after 12 weeks of delivering the machine to the customer’s site. A Few Words from the Customer. Learnnovators wins GOLD!

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider


And learning design will move from fixed course formats to a blended modality of curated content , custom-built content and user-generated content including ongoing conversations. Train channel partners and customers – 1-800-Flowers.com.

“Digital Mindset”: What Is It All About?


This diagram, by putting in perspective the characteristics of a workplace of the 21st Century, acts as a trigger to define certain qualities that everyone (employees, leaders, managers, partners, customers, and all other stakeholders) need to inculcate today.

John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


As Chief Technology Officer for Trivantis Corporation, John Blackmon is responsible for all aspects of development and strategy for the company’s eLearning products. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. John: I think we created a product that was truly unique and powerful at a time when there were no other solutions available for those who needed to create courses.

Laura Overton – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Laura is a respected industry expert and speaker, conducting workshops and stimulating debate around the globe. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. ABOUT LAURA OVERTON (MD, Towards Maturity).

Paper Cuts


Yet I am astonished by the lack of interoperability between Google’s own platforms, our reliance on third party products to perform seemingly simple tasks, and the tech giant’s customer uncentricity. I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard.

Awesome Quotes On The Evolving Nature Of Learning


“ Schools, as we know them now, are the product of an age that has ended. And learning design will move from fixed course formats to a blended modality of curated content, custom-built content and user-generated content including ongoing conversations. ” – Sahana Chattopadhyay.

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Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014


Here are a few developments we think we’ll witness this year: Wider adoption of mobile learning in workplaces to improve productivity. Wider adoption of gamification for encouraging employee/client/partner/customer participation and involvement in organizational areas other than learning.

The Most PROVOCATIVE Shout-Outs From Today’s Learning Innovators


However, we are of the opinion that this should be extended to all stakeholders impacted by learning (including the organisation, management, Learning & Development (L&D), learning tools/platform, employees, and maybe even customers and vendors). ”

Deeper eLearning Design: Part 1 – The Starting Point: Good Objectives


For operations, it might be reducing errors, increasing throughput, or increasing product options. For marketing, we should be increasing customer retention and/or satisfaction. So, it might be [Be able to address objections: with 100% of our main products and 80% of subsidiary ones: in the customer’s office], or [Be able to determine customer problem and identify a remedy: with 90% of customers: after restating their initial problem in a phone conversation].

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D


Social Learning Examples in the Workplace (2011) : Here is a valuable collection of stories (from Jane Hart) of how people and organisations are leveraging the power of social learning in order to improve job, team and business performance and productivity.

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Social Technology, Community Management & Organizational Development


Organizations and the corporate world will require deep and fundamental transformations in business practices including leadership, governance, processes, customer orientation, etc.

Gamification in ACTION


Adobe : This is an interesting case study on how Adobe used gamification to convert free trial downloads into satisfied customers. Samsung saw a 500% increase in customersproduct reviews after introducing Samsung Nation.

Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy


Social Business means that every department, from HR to marketing to product development to customer service to sales, uses social media the way it uses any other tool and channel to do its job.

Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store


10 Steps For Building A Successful Enterprise App Store : An excellent eBook (from SaaS Markets) that details a 10-step process to guide enterprises on how to build and deploy a successful, branded, enterprise app store for its customers or employees.

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A new vision for IT customer training

Clive on Learning

A month back I had the fortune of being asked to present to CEdMA, an association of senior training managers in large IT companies who have the responsibility for training up their organisations’ customers in their various products. It was clear from their discussion that the market was changing: Customers are demanding shorter courses. Customers are demanding more online delivery. Customers are turning to lower-cost, third-party providers.

20 Wonderful Resources for Using BLE Beacons in Mobile Learning


Hybris : This is an amazing video that shows how BLE Beacons could be combined with the power of Google Glass to make customer experiences ‘frictionless’! Its ShopBeacon is a shopping app that helps you discover all the best products in stores near you.