5 Ways to Make Your Business Stand Out on LinkedIn

OpenSesame

According to this year’s 2015 Content Marketing Institute (CMI) Report , LinkedIn is not only the most used form of social media for B2B marketing but is also rated as the most effective social media platform. In an age of social media overload, it is easy to get lost in the mix so we’ve put together 5 quick tips to make your business stand out on LinkedIn: Add Video Content. It can be a great way to engage and interact with others in the industry.

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

Learnnovators

QUOTE: “ The future belongs to those who not only have the courage to shout, “The emperor has no clothes!” but also the wisdom to channel the forces that actually bring about genuine change. INTRODUCTION: We are in the age of learning revolution or innovation.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Role in Corporate Universities

Learnnovators

The world has gotten complicated. Organizations are struggling to keep up with the shifts: in technology that are vastly impacting how people work, in the demography of their workforce which has become culturally diverse, multi-generational, and globally dispersed, in the nature of work that has moved from complicated to complex and emergent, and with the general fragmentation and breakdown of all aspects of the known ways of doing things.

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How eLearning is Changing the Way Training Companies Train

Enyota Learning

The internet has fundamentally impacted how we live and work. Unsurprisingly, it has impacted the training industry as well. Organizations have also experienced a shift in the way knowledge dissemination happens. The classroom to catalog shift, and the disruption.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

12 Ways to Get the Most. this ebook to help you cut through the. We know that the plethora of options out there. can make the process of choosing an authoring. what you need and make the decision easier. the latest Performance Management Maturity Model.

Engaging Learners with Blended Learning

Origin Learning

Did you get a chance to read the LinkedIn 2018 Workplace Learning Report ? There are lots of interesting stats peppered in the report. Sample these nuggets: The workforce agrees, training for soft skills is the #1 priority. Cost-effectiveness.

Working Out Loud: Using the Tools We Already Have

Learnnovators

While the concept of “working out loud” has been gaining popularity, thanks to the work done by thought-leaders like Jane Bozarth ( Show Your Work ), John Stepper ( Working Out Loud ), Austin Kleon ( Show Your Work ) and such, I still encounter bemused looks when I bring up this topic.

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Online Adult Education: The Future is Here Today (Part 1)

Web Courseworks

A Preview of Next Week’s Blog Topic Ever aware of the potential for bettering education for all age levels, Jeff Cobb recently shared a thought-provoking infographic via LinkedIn. Created by KnowledgeWorks , the visual busily and effectively lays out their view of a diverse, meaningful, and innovative “Future of Learning.” eLearning association elearning eLearning myths future of education Technology

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete

OpenSesame

We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. Making the Abstract More Concrete. Give the Big-Picture View.

Rebooting your Training for 2016

Your Training Edge

Training has been a key factor for my organization, but it seemed evident by the time our last MOOC ended that it shouldn’t be the way like this anymore. If you want to determine the worth of what you are getting, do analyze the provider’s methodology.

Rebalancing Your Training Portfolio

Your Training Edge

Being a corporate trainer, I have conducted a number of training sessions, programs and activities in my career. All this make my training portfolio. Your training portfolio is like a vast garden with a lot of new and upcoming flowers, each with different shape and objective.

Celebrate Women’s History Month Year-Round

CLO Magazine

This push for women’s recognition was championed by President Jimmy Carter, who urged the nation to designate March 2-8, 1980, as National Women’s History Week. “Too often the women were unsung and sometimes their contributions went unnoticed.

Training Reboot: Assessing Your Company’s MOOC Readiness

Your Training Edge

Your training programs need a reboot. You need to train more learners and get them up to speed faster, and you need to do it on what seems like an ever-tightening budget. Massive open online courses (MOOCs) are potentially an excellent solution to help you meet your training goals.

Strategies for Making the Transition from Instructor-Led Training to a MOOC

Your Training Edge

So, you have decided to replace, or at least supplement, some of your instructor-led training (ILT) with a massive open online course (MOOC). Moving from traditional ILT to a MOOC is not as simple as just putting your current learning resources online. Learn from the data.

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

People in your network become the portals to knowledge, opportunity, and information you might not find on your own. From the business perspective, however, networking isn’t only helpful, it is mandatory. Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Jim: Glad you enjoyed the post, Liam!

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

An eLearning professional is only as good as their best eLearning tools. While a learning management system is one of the most important eLearning tools you need to have, there are many nifty online apps, programs and systems designed to make your eLearning experience simpler.

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

It’s not much of a stretch to argue that an eLearning professional is only as good as their best eLearning tools. The team at LearnUpon organizes eLearning projects and helps customers with course content every day. What are the eLearning tools you need.

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

New Year is coming and we all are at the edge of planning and redefining a lot of things, so do the businesses and their learning departments. If there is something quite certain about the future, it’s the emerging eLearning. Trend # 2 Augmented Learning.

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How MOOCs Are Used in Workplace Training

Your Training Edge

Over the past several months, I’ve written about the many advantages of using MOOCs in training programs and given suggestions for how L&D departments can most effectively incorporate this new training format. MOOCs for Business and Training. The Muse.

Webinar Recap: The Do’s and Don’ts of Online Software Training

Appsembler

Online software training can be very beneficial to your company if delivered effectively. Online software training is not only for teaching students or employees about your product. Make the course content diverse.

Binge Training

Your Training Edge

If you have gone through few of my previous posts, you must have an idea of how rampage and competitive is the training industry going nowadays. In particular, if you take into consideration the digital era, the training is going through huge paradigm shifts than ever before.

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5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

G-Cube

Developments in information technology affect every nook and corner of the business world – creating leading trends that dictate business discourse and atmosphere. These IT-enabled business trends also affect learner preferences for ways to access and consume workplace learning.

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LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

I have now formally reviewed 125 of the potential 700 learning management solutions available in the world. As I get deeper and deeper into the industry, I’m more convinced than ever that “focus” is the key LMS technology trend of today’s winning vendors.

It’s the training, stupid!

Adobe Captivate

The variant of the famous quote from James Carville, strategist of Bill Clinton’s presidential campaign in 1992, has never been so relevant. The ability development for employees is a daily practice in companies big and small. An employee who is unable to carry out their daily tasks within the company may be (and is, for a fact) more expensive than the onboarding investment. Technologies are changing the talent development.

The Relevance of Blended Learning in Modern Workplace Learning

Origin Learning

The past few years have seen the growth of self-paced learning programs. Organizations have invested significant sums of money in developing mobile-first learning solutions that allow learners to access learning content on their smartphones. Cost-effective.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn. He integrates creativity, cognitive science, and technology to lead development of strategic solutions including award-winning online content, educational computer games, and websites, as well as adaptive, mobile, and performance support systems. THE INTERVIEW: 1. How do we ensure learning faster than everyone else?

New MOOC Models: Blended Learning

Your Training Edge

If there’s one thing we have learned from the rapid changes in education and training over the past year it is that there is more than one way to do things, even in education. New technologies emerge, they disrupt the status quo, and then, inevitably, they change.

If You're Not Learning.

The Performance Improvement Blog

[Note: I apologize to my readers for failing to post on this blog for the past two months. Now I'm back and hope I will be able to continue writing about learning and management.] . If learning is made a part of work, time is not a barrier to learning.

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25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

It’s not much of a stretch to argue that an eLearning professional is only as good as their best tools. The team at LearnUpon organizes eLearning projects and helps customers with course content every day. Best productivity tools for eLearning. eLearning research tools.

Do You Know Where Your 2019 elearning Budget Should Go?

Enyota Learning

It’s that time of the year when everybody who is an HR manager starts planning their eLearning budgets for 2019. They turn to eLearning for the immense scope of application, cost-effectiveness, and customization capabilities. appeared first on eNyota Learning Blog.

Create Leaders with Leadership Development Training

PulseLearning

Leadership development training is essential for raising effective leaders and evolving those already in leadership positions. Research backs this up, showing that leadership is the most important skill for employees to gain from learning and development programs 1.

How to Be Culturally Sensitive with Your eLearning Courses

eLearning Brothers

When I taught English in Japan, I quickly realized that it was easier for my students to learn when the content I used was culturally relevant, or at least not based solely on my cultural perspective. The same is true when we’re creating content for eLearners.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. I'm hoping that others will join the effort. We strongly believe the #LCBQ offers an opportunity to have something online that's like a sophisticated cocktail party. Learning apps.

MOOCs: Adapt, Change or Die

Your Training Edge

Online education had been there for decade at various institutions. For-profit organizations like the University of Phoenix began online programs as early as the 1980s. However, the new MOOCs ventures sparked high interest due to prestigious names like Harvard, MIT and Stanford, the sheer numbers and high diversity of enrollment, advanced technology and the fact they provide courses free of cost. What are the reasons behind?

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52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning

eLearningArt

As an instructional designer, I’m always trying to make my eLearning courses more interesting, effective, and engaging. That’s why I decided to ask the leading eLearning industry experts to share their single best tip for creating engaging learning.