Course Ideas for Online Coaches and Mentors


Here are some ideas for making it work. Here are some ideas. Many therapy sessions come in the form of a monolog, with the patient discussing their life in a near-monolog, and the therapist occasionally asking for some clarification or offer a suggestion.

Why discussion forums are helpful in training


A discussion forums enables instructor-to-student and student-to-student interaction and is the heart of online training because learners from different locations can easily interact and learn from each other. Benefits of the discussion forum in training.

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7 Ideas for Running a Virtual E-Learning Event


Here are seven ideas for virtual e-learning events—which one fits your course? Host a group discussion as part of your course. This is an element that is often missing from online courses, but it’s one you can recreate through a virtual discussion.

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Top 10 onboarding kit ideas

Ed App

In this article, we will examine some of the best ideas for onboarding kits. Onboarding kit idea #1 – Company Swag. Perhaps the top onboarding kit idea is a bunch of company swag. Onboarding kit idea #2 – Tech Gear. Onboarding kit idea #4 – Directory.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

expert discussing the product, offering insights. These are just a few quick ideas that can visually. and development programs that incorporate all the features discussed in this. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

6 Tips To Keep Your Online Academy Discussion Forums Alive

Dan Keckan

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

What Sharing Ideas At Work Does For Us

Nick Leffler

There are many benefits from sharing ideas at work. I thought it would be good to write this because I occasionally hear people talk about sharing creates stolen ideas and in return fighting over those stolen ideas. There are other thoughts on why sharing ideas at work shouldn’t be done but my focus on why it’s a good idea is based on this opposition. Every time I share ideas with others and have a discussion with them I get better.

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The Learning Ideas Conference 2021

Dan Keckan

The Learning Ideas Conference (formerly ICELW) brings researchers, practitioners, and others together to discuss, innovate, and create. People from a wide range of backgrounds showcase their innovative ideas for both workplace learning and higher ed.

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Discussion with Lucid Meetings

Kapp Notes

2) How did you develop the idea for the product? But we found that to run an effective meeting we would have multiple applications going and we were constantly switching between apps: MS Word for the agenda, Evernote for note taking, Web Conferencing for screen sharing, you get the idea. 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.

10 Virtual Training Ideas

Ed App

We’ve created a list of virtual training ideas that you can implement in your training program to ensure that it drives better employee performance and generates desirable results for the business. . Virtual Training Idea #1 – Allow self-paced learning for your remote workforce.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

assessments, or any initial ideas for the solution. being discussed in. discuss issues. some initial ideas or hypotheses regarding the solution. Giving them an opportunity to share ideas puts you in a. better position to either integrate those ideas (assuming.

How to Replace Meetings With Video-Based Discussions

TechSmith Camtasia

Being able to sit down and talk through ideas and make decisions can be very productive when done right. 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.

Where I Get Blog Post Ideas

Experiencing eLearning

They ask how I come up with ideas, especially when I’ve been blogging so long. My ideas for posts come from several sources. Online Discussions: When someone asks a good question in a forum (LinkedIn group discussions, eLearning Heroes, etc.), It also helps to sit down sometimes and just brainstorm topic ideas or potential post titles. Image Credit: Idea!

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How to Vet Your Online Course Idea


Will your online course idea make money? You’ve finally come up with what you think will be a great idea for an online course, but you’re not sure if it will turn a profit. Researching your online course idea can help you avoid common pitfalls and improve your topic, but most importantly, it helps you understand your market. We’ve all had friends tell us their “million dollar idea.” Here’s how to test it against the market.

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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. It’s perfect for the learning professional or instructional designer who is just getting started—or the practitioner looking for new ideas. Get the conversation flowing with The Accidental Instructional Designer Book Group Discussion Guide.

Andrew Townsend Responds to #AskMeMonday Discussing Video Framing

eLearning Brothers

For more video ideas, check out the video blog or send me your questions on social media. 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.

14 Badge Ideas to Engage and Motivate Learners


Top Audible badge ideas for online education: Daily Dipper: Listening for consecutive days. Looking around, here are a few more ideas that could work for online learners: Badges to encourage forum use: Conversationalist: For being active in the discussion forum. Discussion Leader: For starting a conversation topic. Encourage learners to keep the discussion going and reward them for building participation.

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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. This will allow every attendee to actively interact, communicate, learn, and share ideas nearly as effectively as if we were in a physical room together, instead of in 40 different locations. In a free, limited-seat virtual event March 30 at 11 a.m. EST in VenueGen.

10 Customer Service Training Ideas

Ed App

In this article, we’ll discuss customer service training ideas that you can use to boost your team’s overall performance and provide positive experiences for your customers. Customer Service Training Idea #1 – Product Quizzes.

How do you give Elearning Feedback? Try these ideas from 5 elearning experts


In this article, Marek discusses these three roles and shares ideas to giving effective feedback in elearning courses. In this article, Sheila suggests seven ideas to making feedback more effective and pleasant for your learners.

Adding Discussion Forums to Your LMS


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.

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Discussion Groups in eLearning: Why it Matters?


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. It allows learners to share thoughts, ideas and even review them. Thanks to the technological advancement, a lively online discussion is the best way to ignite a creative spark and make ideas flow.

Idea Management and Design – You Mean PKM?

Nick Leffler

Idea Management and Design, that sounds close to what I know as Personal Knowledge Management (PKM). Breaking down idea management from the MSLOC430 blog, it’s very familiar to me: Sourcing – who contributes ideas, and how do you collect them (seek). Filtering – how do you evaluate ideas to find the most promising or innovative. Everybody starts agreeing with each other and when an idea is new and radical it has a tendency to get shot down by the masses.

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Top 10 customer service training ideas

Ed App

In this article, we will look at 10 of the top customer service training ideas. Customer service training idea#1 – Start right away. The first idea to consider is that training should start as soon as possible. Customer service training idea #2 – Icebreakers.

Finding Good Ideas, Design Sprints and Designing Games

Kapp Notes

The first video is about “finding” good ideas. “Where do good ideas come from?” I think the thought process that is discussed is interesting and can apply, a least a little, to instructional game design. Here are four interesting videos all related to design which I have been thinking about lately in terms of designing instructional experiences that are meaningful and encouraging to learners. It tackles the question.

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“Post once, reply twice”: uninspiring online discussion boards and what to do about them

The eLearning Nomad

Remove the assessment requirement and the discussion boards are (almost) empty. Have a look at the following discussion board question from an urban planning course: “Looking at the map of [insert name region], discuss possible locations for people who may eventually commute to work in [insert name city]”. It becomes an exercise in semantics: how to say the same using different words so you’re not caught copying other people’s ideas.

Workplace well-being ideas: 23 companies share their mental health initiatives


And that’s when the idea of offering access to a consulting phone line where employees can seek advice and support from qualified psychologists came up: “ We wanted to offer our people the option to seek psychological support, even if they weren’t ready or didn’t need to go to therapy.

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[Template] Creative Employee Engagement Ideas – Weekly Mood Meter


While it seemed like a great idea at first, we now know definitively that the lack of face-to-face interaction, in-person connection, and social activities can hurt an employee’s mental state – and ultimately, performance and productivity. Spark a philosophical discussion!

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CAC-Panel Discussion-Consulting/Contracting

Kapp Notes

Next, we had a panel discussion called Working Collaboratively and Independently Simultaneously:Independent and Contractor and Small Business Forum. The discussion focused on non-compete agreements, intellectual property and other issues related to creating content and ideas for clients. The discussion also centered around how each person got started as a contractor. The idea is not to suprise the company for whom you are working.

Get a daily instructional design idea

Making Change

I’ve been tweeting a daily idea to spark your instructional design creativity. To get your daily ID idea, follow me on Twitter. (I Follow-up discussion? I use the #IDideas hashtag, and other people sometimes chime in with their own ideas. You can see past ideas here. I don’t say much!). Some recent tweets in the series: Ask your SME, “What are the 3 most common mistakes people make?&# Turn them into branching scenarios. Using a story?

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Get a daily instructional design idea

Making Change

I’ve been tweeting a daily idea to spark your instructional design creativity. To get your daily ID idea, follow me on Twitter. (I Follow-up discussion? I use the #IDideas hashtag, and other people sometimes chime in with their own ideas. You can see past ideas here. I don’t say much!). Some recent tweets in the series: Ask your SME, “What are the 3 most common mistakes people make?&# Turn them into branching scenarios. Using a story?

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#TalkTech Guest Host RJ Jacquez Discusses Benefits of “Flipped” Approach to Twitter Chats in Weekly Podcast

Bottom-Line Performance

RJ did an excellent job curating content and leading our discussion. As RJ mentioned in his podcast, the Twitter chat proves to be an excellent tool for organizations to share ideas and interact. #TalkTech , BLP’s weekly Twitter chat on all things learning and technology related, has become one of our favorite weekly events. On 5/17/2012, we turned the controls over to RJ Jacquez , an mLearning analyst and former Senior Evangelist for Adobe.

12 Practical Ideas to Get Employees Engaged in Training

You may have read it’s important to show graphics or videos in your presentations or to provide lots of discussion and interactive activities. But the ideas below take a broader view and look at training as a tool for getting a job done, not an unrelated assignment. Use class time for practice and discussion, not lecture. Then use class time to answer questions, discuss issues and apply the concepts in case studies or role plays.

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Responsive Captivate template or ideas?

Adobe Captivate

Lots of great discussions on this site and sooo many talented folks! The post Responsive Captivate template or ideas? Hi all, newbie here. Maybe someone can help me with a responsive elearning template I’m trying to create. What I would like to create is a responsive layout that includes a table of contents that can be shown/not shown on the click of a button, that is also conducive to non-embedded streaming video (not using Adobe streaming server, we have our own).

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11 localization ideas for global eLearning that go beyond translation

gomo learning

It’s clearly a bad idea to retain learning that simply isn’t applicable to your audience—if compliance requirements differ from region to region, or if the methods available to your regional team are significantly different.

Commonly Used Training Evaluations Models: A Discussion with Dr. Will Thalheimer

Convergence Training

If you prefer your learning evaluation information in written form, just scroll down for the transcript of our discussion. And if you’d like to read other discussions we’ve had with Will, click these links to learn more about spaced practice , the effectiveness of elearning , smile sheets, and learning myths v. Many thank to Will for participating in this discussion on learning evaluation and for everything he does.

3 Strategies to Engage Learners on eLearning Discussion Boards


When students actively participate in class discussions, they learn to articulate their perspectives, consider their peers’ differing viewpoints, and take ownership over their own learning experience. There is clearly value in collaborative learning, but engaging learners has its difficulties, especially when it comes to encouraging engagement on eLearning discussion boards. 3 ways to Engage Learners on eLearning Discussion Boards. Discuss and respond to five classmates.”.