A Conversation with Louise Pasterfield, Managing Director/CEO of Sponge UK

Kapp Notes

Louise showed me some wonderful elearning solutions they’ve developed, shared with me her secrets for hiring good talent and provide great insights into the design and development of engaging instruction.

7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

As an Education Director, you see the writing on the wall, and have decided that eLearning is the answer your association’s needs. But wait…How will you explain eLearning to your Executive Director? Will you provide CE credits?

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Lights, Camera, eLearning: What Project Managers and Hollywood Directors Have in Common

Association eLearning

In a movie production, that person would be the director; in an eLearning project, it’s the project manager. When filming a movie, the movie director knows the goal of each scene before the cameras ever start rolling. I recently watched a sci-fi movie with tons of special effects.

Providing Education to Medical Facilities Nationwide

dVinci Interactive

Video Interview with Select Medical’s Director of Education and Development, Lynn Wonsick. They also provide medical rehabilitation services on a contract basis at nursing homes, assisted living and senior care centers, schools and worksites.

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Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

but might be a little vague in providing concrete actions, so you’ll need to dig a bit deeper. Providing OTS courseware in these situations has several advantages. OTS curriculum, it’s fairly easy to provide training to individuals or groups whenever you. Seven Simple Secrets to.

Is the Training You’re Providing the Training Your Employees Want?

Your Training Edge

Training helps employees do their jobs better, it helps them fit better into the company, and it provides the knowledge and skills they need for advancement. If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you are not providing the training your employees want.

Anticipating Risk in Online Learning

Association eLearning

For example, development directors and fund raisers often desire additional information and best practices for putting on fundraisers and seeking endowments for their nonprofits. So, you’ve decided to embrace online learning at your association.

Interview with Misha McPherson, Director of Worldwide Sales Enablement, Marketing Software company


Misha McPherson is director of worldwide sales enablement with a San Francisco-based provider of cloud-based digital marketing software. Online learning has proven to be an easy, cost effective way to deliver training to new hires and to provide new trainings to our existing salesforce.

Providing Training to Increase Subscribers

dVinci Interactive

Adam Kucera, Director of Sales Training, DISH Network. Director of Sales Training Adam Kucera and his team are responsible for training and supporting anyone authorized to sell DISH products. The post Providing Training to Increase Subscribers appeared first on JPL Learning Solutions.

Survey: Boards Seek Industry Experience in New Directors

CLO Magazine

9 A new report issued by the Deloitte Center for Corporate Governance and the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals indicates the top attribute sought in new directors is industry experience, as board subject matter knowledge comes to the fore. These are among the findings from the "2012 Board Practices Report: Providing insight into the shape of things to come." At 55 percent of large-cap companies, at least one director met with a shareholder.

Skillsoft buying SumTotal – My Take

eLearning 24-7

Here according to the documentation listed on the Skillsoft web site, is what they see as the real value of the SumTotal acquisition (text listed is actual wording on their document): Skillsoft and SumTotal provide highly complementary HR solutions. As a former training director and manager, who often reported directly to the CEO or COO at various firms, HR and Training were separate entities. Who provides learning or training (some people see a difference between) to customers?

Corporate MOOCs: Getting Buy-In from Employees

Your Training Edge

The What: Provide education about what MOOCs are. Encourage employees to explore some academic MOOC providers like Coursera and edX—maybe even recommend a few courses for them to take. The How: Provide clear instructions and expectations for how the MOOC will proceed.

Excellence in Technology Innovation

CLO Magazine

The executive leadership team started by training a select group of 250 VPs and directors but wanted to cascade the same type of learning across all levels. Learning Delivery LIP 2016 Providers Learning In Practice AwardsLearning in Practice Awards 2016.

Learning Conversation with Liz Griffin, Director, Global People Team, Ernst & Young – Part 1

Learning Cafe

Providing a consistent experience means we need to demonstrate common values, and consistent service delivery through our expert skills and knowledge. We had an opportunity to talk to Liz Griffin about learning and the challenges it faces in a leading professional services company – Ernst & Young.

Professional Support at an Open Source LMS: Interview with Athanasios Papagelis Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd


Athanasios Papagelis - Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd: One of the reasons that eFront is an extremely successful eLearning solution especially for medium organizations is the fact that is well supported. Athanasios Papagelis - Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd: We use an advance enterprise software to support our worldwide clients that use eFront. It provided an extremely wide array of functionality, but was still simple and easy to use.

Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Source – a conversation with Sakai’s Executive Director

Learning Visions

The following are my notes from Part 1 of the webinar: The Truth About Open Source: A conversation with Michael Korcuska, Executive Director of Sakai. Michael is the Executive Director of the Sakai Foundation – open source Course/Learning Management System focused in education space (a “competitor” to Moodle). Support providers know who butters their bread. Director Worldwide eLearning Adobe Systems Click here to register.

Training Volunteers to Mentor Small Business Executives

dVinci Interactive

Training Volunteers to Mentor Small Business Executives Susan Fort, Director of Learning, SCORE. SCORE provides business mentoring, to entrepreneurs, small business owners, and those interested in starting a small business. As Director of Learning, Susan Fort develops and implements learning strategies to align volunteer mentors with SCORE’s mission Experienced business people serve as the volunteer mentors.

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2016 Learning In Practice Award Winners

CLO Magazine

Silver: Lori West-Worland, Director, Global Education Services, Interactive Intelligence. Bronze: Jessica Melo, Director of Sales Training, Paycom. Silver: Patricia Winchester, Director, Learning and Development, USA Today Network. Thomas Brady, Director, Department of Defense.

International Competition Provides Nonprofits with Disability-Friendly Websites

The Learning Dispatch

In the mid-90s, we noticed that as Austin was transforming into a tech city, we were leaving people with disabilities behind,” said Knowbility Executive Director Sharron Rush. “In Microassist CTO and Event Training Chair Hiram Kuykendall Leads Development of OpenAIR 2016 Online Training Game.

Digitec Partners with Association Management System Provider, TMA Resources

Association eLearning

As a Solution Partner, Digitec provides an off-the-shelf integration with the Personify platform for single sign-on, secure data transfer and eCommerce for TMA Resources’ association and non-profit clients. Amy Bassett Marketing Director at Digitec Interactive. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

7 Benefits of Corporate eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Over the last 15 years in my professional career I’ve seen the benefits of eLearning in my roles as Director of Human Resources, Operations Director, and Training Manager. Provide availability of self paced learning.

3 Simple ways to gamify your online learning


Provide great feedback that shows learners where they went wrong and gives them a chance to try again, keeping them motivated to continue learning. Use film and audio to provide interaction. Steve Penfold is Customer Success Director at Elucidat.

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

It’s most likely that the content providers would utilize an increasing number of automated tools to develop new courses and learning content, saving both money and time invested in conventional processes. Bryant Nielson – Managing Director of CapitalWave Inc.–

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Best Practices for Blended Learning Design

Web Courseworks

Aphra Mednick, Program Director, UW–Madison Professional Life Coach Certificate Program. Branded Provider. I caught up with PLCC program director Aphra Mednick and lead instructor Darcy Luoma recently to discuss in general what makes for a high quality certificate program.

The Certificate is Obsolete

Web Courseworks

This month’s thought leader is none other than Andy Hicken, Director of Product Development at Web Courseworks and frequent contributor to this blog. The burden of tracking credits should be on the education providers and boards, not the doctors.”.

When Remembering Really Matters – New White Paper from Sharon Boller

Bottom-Line Performance

Managers, Directors, and VP’s are painfully aware of what happens when critical training concepts are forgotten. ” Provide multiple repetitions. Provide immediate feedback for mistakes, and make sure learners get it right before moving forward.

Mini-Lessons – How to Begin


However, without this refinement it is difficult to develop clear steps to provide easy and fast learning. Essentially, the knowledge gives the learner the information to provide the answer to the expected outcome. Learning activity provides the practice or revision of that knowledge.

Education Industry Experts build interactivity into eLearning - Their Experience


She particularly likes this game as it provides various customization possibilities. “My learners prefer using PDF - adding Raptivity interactions to PDF makes it an interactive PDF! Boosts learner engagement manifold,” says Dr. Karina Kasztelnik , Professor at Colorado State University.

Guide to Good Online Learning


Knowledge needs to be provided before it can be learnt and it cannot be tested until it has been learnt - but it can be provided and learnt creatively. Then provide all of the information that you would normally have pushed by creating access to additional, just-in-time resources.

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Webinar: Future of eLearning – The Death of the LMS and eLearning s Next Generation of Tools

eLearning Brothers

This recording of that webinar covers adaptive learning, experiential learning, and how xAPI is being applied to provide just-in-time knowledge at the point of need. Have you heard of the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL), SCORM, or XAPI?

User generated content; The next trend!

Challenge to Learn

Use Case: Kaplan, a global education provider in more than 30 countries with 19,000 employees, and an early pioneer of user-enabled eLearning. The world of training and development in the enterprise continues to change rapidly.

Creating a Strategic Learning Partnership


Our Strategic Learning partnership provides a managed learning service, the key word being “managed.” Part of the value we provide to our client is that we don’t just provide resources; we provide processes, tools, and someone to manage all of that.

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Follow Up

Web Courseworks

This program will be the new push in the medical space for PI, as it provides real-time opportunities for CME to identify precise learning needs and knowledge gaps. Natalie Lavelle is the Director for Learning Technologies and provides some insight into NBOME’s PI activities.

Bloomsburg Students and Alumni Doing Great Things

Kapp Notes

One of the many hats I wear at Bloomsburg is as the Assistant Director of the Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ELC). As the assistant director, I have had the pleasure of working with two students, Paul Rosa and Sean Roth who have a great business idea and they have really run with it.

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