Embrace design thinking to advance diversity, equity and inclusion

CLO Magazine

Despite best intentions, our diversity, equity and inclusion efforts often fail. Let’s consider two questions: How can we challenge the thinking and assumptions in DEI from past decades to redefine our ways of working to effectively solve problems? The core of DEI work is people.

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Continuing Education Systems

Talented Learning

Last week we kicked-off the 2019 Talented Learning Awards by honoring the best learning systems in our first category – corporate extended enterprise systems. Of course, other kinds of learning software also deserve recognition. Blue Sky eLearn.

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Why Accessibility Matters in Online Learning

CourseArc

It is now common in classrooms of all varieties, placing a responsibility on instructors and administrators to ensure the equitable use of technology. Technology must be accessible to each of these students, regardless of specials needs, different learning styles, or demographics.

Course of the Week Highlight: HTML, Diversity, and More!

OpenSesame

Another week, another round of great elearning deals from OpenSesame! This week, save on a variety of subjects from HTML to diversity training. . . . . Getting the Job You Deserve: Advice for the Job-Seeker from a Veteran Recruiter. Navigate the job-hunting process from beginning to end with this course from veteran recruiter Lou Adler. Get help finding the job you deserve through December 10 for only $10. The Diversity Series.

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Adaptive Learning – The Future of Workplace Training For Modern Learners

G-Cube

Today, a number of organizations are shifting towards Learning Management Software (LMS) that provides a better adaptive platform for efficient learning. The prime aim is to enable organizational workforce to learn at their own pace, as per their convenience of time and location.

The Growing Popularity of Asynchronous Learning: A corporate learning perspective

G-Cube

The meaning of the word ‘asynchronous’ is ‘not at the same time’. In the context of learning, it is used when a learner completes a learning initiative on his own time and schedule – without the intervention of an instructor.

Elearning portals: Wider learning reach, quicker business impact

Elucidat

These days, connecting your team to your learning should be extremely straightforward. The amount of technology at our fingertips allows for plenty of opportunities for wider reach and employee engagement. It’s a time when learning content should be readily available.

5 Reasons Why You Need an eLearning Portal and 5 Steps to Build it

Hurix Digital

The idea that an eLearning portal caters only to students seeking out distance learning avenues is a thing of the past. Today, online learning is not restricted to the realms of formal education. Building an eLearning Portal.

eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

We all enjoy reading the summaries of the past year – and seeing predictions for the new one. Is gamification going to go the way of Myspace and Foursquare? Will social learning be replaced by “isolation learning” (okay, I made that up)?

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10 Features to Look for in Corporate Training Solutions

Kitaboo

Corporate training solutions have evolved over time. It has grown into an all-in-one tool where companies can monitor the growth of their employees, employees can track their own metrics and learn at the same time. Learn how to use employee training metrics.

5 Ways to Stretch Your Training Budget

Mindflash

Despite ample evidence supporting the bottom-line value of training and professional development , training budgets are almost always the first place business leaders target for cost-cutting. Add More Online Training to the Mix. Don’t Train.

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How to Start an Online School: Step-by-Step Guide (for 2020)

learnWorlds

Starting an online academy in 2020 can mark the beginning of an exciting journey. With online learning becoming more widespread every year, online courses are offering an easy and accessible way for everyone to learn a new skill and an opportunity to invest in knowledge.

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10 Best LMS Solutions to Consider for Employee Training

Hurix Digital

Professional development opportunities are one of the most important things that employees seek from their employers. That is why it is absolutely critical to invest in the best LMS solutions available in the market. iSpring Learn.

Hospitality Industry and E-Learning Technologies – Some Experiences and Insights

G-Cube

Adoption of e-learning technologies provides a definite competitive advantage for businesses today in all the leading industries of the world. But keeping in mind the turbulent economic times, the industry also needs to cut down budgets. e-Learning

Evolving role of Trainers in Corporate Learning

G-Cube

With the changing face of corporate learning, there are many ways that learners are choosing to learn within the workplace. Even with newer platforms of learning, the worth of one-to-one interactions in learning cannot be over-stated.

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Alternatives to LMS: what, when and why?

Elucidat

The learning management system, or LMS, used to be an integral part of most organizations’ learning ecosystem, and for good reason. The traditional solution is no longer the default answer in all situations, so let’s explore the LMS alternatives now available.

5A Learning for the digital age

CLO Magazine

The dramatic impact of digital technologies is disrupting businesses and business models across industries. The “consumerization of IT” ushered in by the five digital forces — social, mobile, big data and analytics, cloud, and AI and robotics — has changed the way we work, interact and learn. These digital technologies are revolutionizing the very nature of business processes of enterprises globally, leading them to adopt new business models.

5 Ways to Stretch Your Training Budget

Mindflash

Despite ample evidence supporting the bottom-line value of training and professional development , training budgets are almost always the first place business leaders target for cost-cutting. Add More Online Training to the Mix. Don’t Train.

Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed

mLevel

Elearning! and Government Elearning! magazines, the industry voices of the enterprise learning and workforce technology market, announced today the Best of Elearning! Readers and professionals from both the private and public sector cast more than 4,000 nominations for the best-in-class solutions across 30 product categories. Winners of each category will be revealed in Elearning! and Government Elearning! Elearning!

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. This list is focused mostly on the first half of the year: January to June 2011. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, CHECK the specific conference website.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)

InWhatLanguage

eLearning has continued to gain popularity in the twenty-first century simply because it is a medium to engage learners and help people retain what they learn better than any other method before. So that is the biggest benefit of eLearning , but why is that the case? [sg_popup

The 3 Ms: MOOCs, Mobile, and Millennials

Your Training Edge

MOOCs, mobile, and Millennials—these three ideas often elicit some measure of discomfort in training and development departments, because while these three forces are greatly affecting businesses in general and workplace education in particular, they remain relatively poorly understood.

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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.

8 Skills You Must Have To Become eLearning Master

TalentLMS

If you were to ask what the top must-have skills to becoming an e-learning master are, you would more than likely get a wide variety of answers. Being able to design instructional, online training courses requires some very definite skill sets.

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Learning Fundamentals: Which Training Methods Work Best?

The Learning Dispatch

So you need to train someone to do something. There are several different training methods and a number of variations on each. Essentially, I usually group them in three areas: instructor-led training, webinars, and elearning. The other broad category is elearning.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)

InWhatLanguage

eLearning has continued to gain popularity in the twenty-first century simply because it is a medium to engage learners and help people retain what they learn better than any other method before. So that is the biggest benefit of eLearning , but why is that the case? [sg_popup

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)

InWhatLanguage

eLearning has continued to gain popularity in the twenty-first century simply because it is a medium to engage learners and help people retain what they learn better than any other method before. So that is the biggest benefit of eLearning , but why is that the case? [sg_popup

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Before I start with any of my actual predictions, let me throw in an overall prediction that the year is going to start off slow for most people, but by the end of the year, we will all be thinking: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” You capture the expert and play it back.

How to Become a Learning Organization (An Interview with Michelle Ockers)

Convergence Training

But we thought we’d shoot big and talk to an expert in the field to learn what organizations can do to become learning organizations: Michelle Ockers. The video of the discussion is immediately below. Convergence Training are workforce training experts.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences. Clayton publishes this as a Word document but does not publish it as a web page and so we’ve somewhat established a pattern of published in here. The event may not be held in 2010. and Web 3.0

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

Once again, Clayton Wright has been nice enough to compile an incredible list of conferences focused on use of technology in learning. Clayton publishes this as a Word document but does not publish it as a web page. His notes on the list. Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change; thus, check the specific conference website. All the information below was obtained from Internet sources and announcements in educational journals.

Re-imagining Work & Learning in a Networked World

ID Reflections

"The nature of work is changing. The changes to society will be vast" by @gapingvoid We are on the eve of 2015! Most of us do a retrospection of the year gone by, and a future-spection of the year to come. I have captured a few possible ones in the diagram below.

Which Learning Theories are Right for Your Organization?

LearnUpon

Creating a comprehensive learning and development program in your organization is crucial. But, how does your organization discover the best way to educate your employees? . There are lots of learning theories out there, but they are not a one size fits all thing.

3 Differences between Translation and Localization You Must Know

CommLab India

The terms Translation and Localization are used interchangeably in the Training industry. Even global businesses assume they are the same with slight variations. But you must know there is a whole lot of difference between the two. Focuses more on the language.

Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

Unconnected employees hurt your business when they fail to see the big picture, don’t know how to uncork bureaucratic bottlenecks, and don’t contribute to enterprise-wide results. They are survival skills for the network-oriented workplace (the NOW). the list goes on.