Tips for Developing an LMS RFP

Association eLearning

So, you’re ready to take the initial plunge into eLearning, and you’re thinking of issuing a request for proposal (RFP). Distributing an RFP is a wonderful way to “set the stage” for your ideal learning management system (LMS). An RFP is especially beneficial if you have a lot of requirements, because it gives you a simple way to evaluate and compare numerous LMS systems. When the going gets tough, it may be tempting to copy another organization’s RFP requirements.

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How to Get the Most out of Your LMS Demo

Association eLearning

To help you make the most of your time, and land at the best solution for your association, here are the “Do’s and Don’ts” for LMS demos: Do. Most LMS demos are scheduled for 1 hour. Create scenarios to help guide the demo. Before your demo, provide your LMS vendor with this scenario (and any others you and your team come up with) and ask them to demonstrate these steps within the system. Ask to see the feature or functionality in action during your demo.

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Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Submit a Request for Proposal (RFP) outlining your association’s goals and needs. Have the finalists provide you with a demo and, if possible, a free trial so that you can answer the board’s questions about the platform with confidence. Share this on Facebook. Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry.

Top 5 Reasons You Will Leave your LMS – and How to Switch Successfully

Association eLearning

Often, organizations choose a vendor by sending out a Request for Proposal (RFP). When the vendors receive this RFP, they are expected to “check the box” to indicate if their system provides that feature or not. Live Demos. Based on the responses to your RFP, you’ll want to contact vendors who made the cut to schedule a live demo of their system. Make sure that you specify exactly what features you want to see during the demo. Share this on Facebook.

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2019 Turkey Awards

eLearning 24-7

Once a darling of vendors who used it to show their demos, now? In fact, in 2019, I did not see one demo from a vendor on Adobe Connect. Bonus – FindAnLMS now has a mini-RFP component. Too many people, look around, but fail to book a demo early on in the process.

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LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

Watch my video demo + review ! Here are some examples of their out-of-the-box connectors: Social Media — Use your log-on credentials from Facebook, Gmail, Google Apps, LinkedIn, Slack or Twitter to create LMS accounts and populate profile data. OKTA, LDAP, Google Apps, Facebook, G Suite and LinkedIn. Create user account and sign-on with Facebook, Twitter, Linked, Gmail and Google Apps. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

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Tony Karrer

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Product Review – Percipio by Skillsoft

eLearning 24-7

If you like the content you click the “thumbs up” icon that is similar to Facebook. You can also schedule a demo with them in FindAnLMS and send them an RFP. It might be a surprise to some folks who only know of Degreed, EdCast and Learn Amp, that there are quite a few LEP/LXPs on the market, which offer quite a bang for your budget. One of these platforms is Percipio by Skillsoft.