How to Discuss Sensitive Topics with Your Mentor or Mentee

Chronus

Committing to mentorship means allowing yourself to be open to difficult discussions, just as often as you dive into easy ones. If you’re not sure about whether you should discuss a topic with your mentor or mentee, ask permission to ask. Just because someone is Black doesn’t mean they’ll want to discuss issues of race (e.g. Just because someone is a woman doesn’t mean they’ll want to discuss issues of gender (e.g. Some subjects are just hard to talk about.

How To Create Engaging Discussion Forums

eLearning Industry

This article will discuss innovative ways you can make your discussion forums "the happening place" in your online classroom. eLearning Best Practices Collaborative Learning eLearning Games Learner Engagement Online Discussions Quiz ActivityThe forums are the most interactive part and the heart of your online classroom. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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6 Tips To Keep Your Online Academy Discussion Forums Alive

eLearning Industry

Discussion forums offer the ultimate place to share ideas, comments, and feedback. Online social media habits can be replicated in eLearning discussion forums. eLearning Best Practices Interactive eLearning Online Discussions Online Training Social Learning Tips

Nuts and Bolts: Virtual Facilitation? Try Discussion Mapping

Learning Solutions Magazine

Try Discussion Mapping. Nuts and Bolts: Virtual Facilitation? jane-bozarth. Tue, 09/08/2020 - 01:00

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

10 Tips For Better Online Discussion

LearnDash

One of the major benefits to elearning, or any online training for that matter, is the ability to facilitate comments and discussion. But despite these benefits, there is one problem: many discussion boards are empty. An empty discussion board or forum has the potential to reflect poorly on the course content, and even the institution responsible for the material. Don’t hide the link to the forums – it should be clear where discussions take place.

How-To: Discussions Feature

Ed App

Our new Discussions and Assignments features have landed! For step-by-step instructions on how to access and leverage the Discussions feature to its full capabilities, read on. Part A: Admin View – How to Set Up the Discussions Feature. Once you have logged into EdApp, find the Discussions feature right beside where you would normally create a lesson. . Step 1: Click the dropdown next to create a lesson and select “Create a discussion”.

Making Mobile Learning Work – LearnX 2013 Panel Discussion Summary

G-Cube

This is what the topic of discussion was in one of the panel discussions in this year’s LearnX conference (held last week in Sydney, Australia), where I was invited as one of the panelists along with Connor O’ Keefe (DEEWR), Nicole White (Senior Learning Designer), and Mark Fenna-Roberts (ITC Learning). Here is summary of topics that were discussed and key points that I took away from the discussion –.

Discussion board platform for Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Hi, Can anyone recommend a free discussion board platform that could be integrated into a project using web objects? Discussion discussion platformThanks!

5 Ways To Use An LMS With Discussion Functionality To Tap Into Peer-Based Feedback

eLearning Industry

How can an LMS with discussion functionality help them express themselves more effectively? Social Learning eLearning eBooks LMS Features Online Discussions Social Learning Platform Social Learning Trends

Choosing the Right Technology for External Training

According to Talented Learning, more than 700 LMS vendors compete in today’s learning platforms marketplace. But of course, not all platforms are created equal. In this eBook, Skilljar will discuss the key components of an external training LMS, and why they’re essential for a well-designed customer training program.

Why Most Discussions Fail?

ID Reflections

What I think makes for a good discussion: An open-minded approach An ability to "listen" No pre-defined answers in one's mind Empathy and respect A willingness to change one's opinion/notions if the discussion demands What do we do instead: We come with a pre-defined set of answers (reciting them in our minds even as we enter the meeting room) We don't listen; we state our opinion We fail to. Tags: PeopleSkills Listening Management Discussion

Discussing About Neuroscience And Microlearning

eLearning Industry

Why do neuroscientists love microlearning? What's the benefit of using it? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Microlearning Brain Facts Microlearning Best Practices Microlearning Examples

Andrew Townsend Responds to #AskMeMonday Discussing Video Framing

eLearning Brothers

The post Andrew Townsend Responds to #AskMeMonday Discussing Video Framing appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Watching videos can bring out emotions in us. This can be because of what is said, what the characters are doing, what is being learned, and many other reasons. What I am going to talk about today, is what emotions can be pulled from framing. Mostly anger. Bad framing brings out anger, frustration, and discomfort.

The Accidental Designer: Book Group Discussion Guide

Learning Visions

Want to have a good starting point for a team meeting discussion? At the request of a client who was starting a discussion group for her team on The Accidental Instructional Designer, I created a Book Group Discussion Guide. Get the conversation flowing with The Accidental Instructional Designer Book Group Discussion Guide. Looking to develop your team''s ID skills?

How Video Learning Is Transforming Skill Mastery in Sales

Speaker: Pat D'Amico, Founder and CEO, About-Face Development

In this session we will discuss: Why video-learning can better meet the needs of today’s learner in the sales environment. Video learning is not new, but the marriage of video learning and today’s technology is transforming our ability to achieve skill mastery in sales. Join us as we delve into how technology advancements in learning are changing the game and why it’s critical to sales success.

How to Replace Meetings With Video-Based Discussions

TechSmith Camtasia

It can be frustrating when you are in the middle of a good discussion, but all of a sudden the scheduled time is up and you have to cut it short before completing the goal of the meeting. One new way that TechSmith and other companies are overcoming some of these challenges is through asynchronous video-based discussions. No meetings needed, just Snagit (to record your video) and Video Review (to share and discuss). Example of an asynchronous video-based discussion.

Market Update: Our Learning Designers Discuss Learning Content

Kineo

As you know, here at City & Guilds Kineo we aren’t afraid to share what we think, and with over twenty permanent learning designers across the UK we definitely have opinions on learning content. However, this past month we’ve been a bit quiet on the learning content design front.

Discussing 3D Learning Archetypes

Kapp Notes

A few months ago, Tony O’Driscoll and I teamed up with Daniel Bliton and Charles Gluck for a discussion of some of the topics of Learning in 3D, here are the videos. And the second: If you liked the videos, check out the book: Tags: 3D worlds 3D worlds lrn3d Avatar virtual immersive environment

Discussion with Lucid Meetings

Kapp Notes

And of course none of those apps helped us prepare for the meeting or follow-through on the discussions, action items, or decisions we made during the meeting. The other day I had a chance to learn about Lucid Meetings and to hear what they are doing in terms of creating interesting meeting spaces. Plus there is a nice surprise for anyone who reads to the end of the article:). 1) So tell me about Lucid Meetings, what does it do?

The Best Learning Methodologies for Developing Elite Sales Leaders

Speaker: Steven Rosen MBA, Author, Executive Coach, Speaker and Top 50 Sales Influencer

In this webinar, Sales Executive Coach and Trainer, Steven Rosen, MBA will discuss the challenges in developing your sales managers, as well as how to employ innovative eLearning approaches that will lead to skill mastery and have a major impact on sales results. It is well recognised that the frontline sales managers are the key to driving performance in sales organizations. If you had to choose between investing in sales manager training vs sales rep training what would you do?

Top 5 Highly Discussed eLearning Trends So Far

Swift eLearning Services

As time goes, in the field of eLearning industry new trends will take place or any new updations take place in the existing technology. So, to catchup with the technology, eLearning vendors accustom these changes in the technology to provide the learners the best learning experience. Let’s have a look on such trends.

Introducing the EdApp Discussions and Assignments Feature

Ed App

After the announcement of our Playlists feature, we are excited to follow up with Discussions and Assignments. The Discussions and Assignments feature was designed to increase the amount of social interaction to ensure the success of adult learning. This exciting addition enables learners to collaborate with each other in a forum-like discussion, strengthening the power of peer learning. Find our comprehensive guide on Discussions here and our guide on Assignments here.

Introducing the EdApp Discussions and Assignments Features

Ed App

After the announcement of our Playlists feature, we are excited to follow up with Discussions and Assignments. The Discussions and Assignments features were designed to increase the amount of social interaction to ensure the success of adult learning. This exciting addition enables learners to collaborate with each other in a forum-like discussion, strengthening the power of peer learning. Find our comprehensive guide on Discussions here and our guide on Assignments here.

How the Changing Shape of Learning Will Affect Associations: A Trends Discussion

BenchPrep

Modern professional associations exist to establish standards of knowledge and excellence and to develop learning pathways that permit members to acquire, develop, and perfect that knowledge and achieve that excellence. Digital Learning

Maximizing Sales Training ROI with eLearning

Speaker: Ray Makela, CEO Sales Readiness Group

Join us for this complimentary webinar as Ray Makela, CEO at the Sales Readiness Group, discusses five essential factors to achieve sustainable success from your sales training investment, and how to leverage eLearning to maximize results. Companies spend about $20 billion a year on various forms of sales training. Still, many sales leaders report low ROIs from their sales training initiatives. So how can you ensure that your investment in sales training is producing excellent results.

Overheard Discussion

Kapp Notes

Here is a snippet of a discussion I overheard between a manager of instructional design and her supervisor. I hope you've never had a similar discussion but I bet you have. Customer: So what are you doing about getting this curriculum on-line? I want 100% on-line. Developer : This is a radical change and we need to think about the audiences' needs to see if this is the best method for them. Are you asking that the entire curriculum be converted to e-learning? Customer: Yes.

Karl Kapp Discusses Gamification in New Video Interview

Learning Solutions Magazine

Karl Kapp Discusses Gamification in New Video Interview. jane-bozarth. Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:00

Blog Discussion

Tony Karrer

Dave Ferguson just raised the issue of blog discussion that has come up before when I talk about Learning and Networking with a Blog. The issue he raises in Mandatory Blogging is: Here at your own blog, you often have extended discussions. I talked about different Types of Blog Discussions before. Comments are Not the Only Blog Discussion Cross linking and discussion on other blogs is discussion. Invite Comments Make it clear that you'd like discussion.

Adding Discussion Forums to Your LMS

ProProfs

Adding a discussion forum is a good idea to achieve a vibrant LMS that engulfs learners and elevates their appetite to learn. Therefore, including a discussion forum in LMS is an ideal solution to build collaboration by bringing learners and instructors on a single converging point. How to Add a Discussion Forum to Your Learning Management System? ProProfs has come up with a unique way to help you add a discussion forum to your online training. Initiate Discussions .

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eLearning is Survival: How to Train Employees and Thrive in a Virtual World

Speaker: Tim Hagen, founder of Progress Coaching

Whether we like it or not, our new reality exists in the virtual world. The traditional methods of in-person training and teaching have become temporarily incapacitated, and innovators of eLearning have taken the stage. Our time has come as L & D leaders to take stage and lead our organizations in this unique transitionary time. Join Tim Hagen, founder of Progress Coaching, to learn how to establish your ability to successfully train and coach employees virtually. We will discuss and teach specific methods of how this virtual transformation actually provides organizations, specifically learning organizations, unique opportunities never experienced before.

Discussion Groups in eLearning: Why it Matters?

ProProfs

In the world of online learning, discussion groups, discussion boards, discussion forums or threaded discussions are of vital importance. A discussion forum offers a place to instructor-to-learner and student-to-student interaction to take place. Thanks to the technological advancement, a lively online discussion is the best way to ignite a creative spark and make ideas flow. Advantages of Online Discussions for Students.

Writing & Grammar: Further discussion of Comma after And

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I have previously discussed the tendency in training videos for the speaker to pause gratuitously but meaningfully after the word  and , like this: Spoken: "Select the text you wish to format, and [pause] choose 14 from the Font Size drop-down menu." by Jennie Ruby    During one of my challenges a few weeks ago, I asked if there should be a  semicolon, comma, or nothing before  however.

Invite to a Discussion

Kapp Notes

Join Tony O’Driscoll and I as we up to share our ideas and thoughts about immersive e-learning environments. In a free, limited-seat virtual event March 30 at 11 a.m. EST in VenueGen. Online registration will open next week, and the 40 virtual seats will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Those who would like to receive an email alert when registration opens can sign up here.

The Discussion Continues on Impact and ROI

CLO Magazine

We continue October’s discussion this week on ROI (level 5) and impact (level 4). The upfront agreement on impact will drive a discussion on what is possible and what level of effort by all parties will be required. The post The Discussion Continues on Impact and ROI appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. Some argued ROI was unnecessary, too confusing or just too complicated.

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The Recipe for Increasing Learner Engagement

Speaker: Deadra Welcome

Why does learner engagement matter? Simply put, when learners are disengaged, learning programs do not achieve desired results. join us and Deadra Welcome on March 5th for a webinar walking through her practical, four-step blended learning approach, and the benefits of implementing it.

3 Design Tips To Improve An Online Discussion Forum

eLearning Industry

Discussion forums are considered a best practice in online education, but students and teachers can be missing out on the benefits. In this article, 3 tips are shared to improve your discussion forums. Social Learning eLearning Design Tips Online Discussions Social Learning Tips Social Learning TrendsThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.