The Hidden Benefits of Keeping an Updated Skills Inventory

Avilar

Do you know what skills your people have today? Here’s how (and why) to do it. In their simplest forms, skills inventories can exist in Word docs or spreadsheets. Identify the skills gaps that can be filled by new employees. Do you have new employees to manage?

Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?

Disprz

And this causes huge costs to be incurred by employers, knowing fully that attrition is a market reality. This is despite the fact that you could embed charts on Docs and Sheets or take notes on Docs. These made-for-purpose applications do one thing really well.

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BLOG: Where do businesses find their LMS content?

Unicorn Training

From knowing the industry that stat probably isn't a huge surprise. From talking to clients about our SkillsServe online learning and development platform, we know the demand for comprehensive blended learning experiences is greater than ever.

Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?

Disprz

And this causes huge costs to be incurred by employers, knowing fully that attrition is a market reality. This is despite the fact that you could embed charts on Docs and Sheets or take notes on Docs. These made-for-purpose applications do one thing really well.

The short-cut buyers guide: LMS requirements and more

Docebo

Before you solicit information from vendors about how great their SaaS LMS is, or how they can reinvent the way you approach online training, it’s really important to firstly know exactly what you’re working with from your own organization’s standpoint.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Personal Hard Drive

Learning Visions

Mark writes, "You wanna know what a PLE is? Late, we go back to our various storage facilities for all the hard-core processing we do with our brains. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

11 Zapier Workflows to Automate Your Marketing

LearnDash

You’ve probably heard a lot about marketing automation without knowing how to implement it for your course. But, if your CRM doesn’t already integrate with your automated email platform, Zapier can bridge the gap. Response: Invite them to a shared Google Doc. Slack is one such space, but even something as simple as a shared Google Doc can be enough. How many days do you expect a learner to go without signing in?

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Customer Education: The Complete Guide For Your Business

LearnUpon

But, how do you increase the chances of this happening? How do you help your customers discover you are the solution for them? It’s fast becoming a must-do strategy for modern businesses. Do you have a learning management system and/or a customer support centre?

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Things You Must Consider Before Selecting an eLearning Company

Hurix Digital

Studying past training outcomes can help in identifying and bridging the gaps in skills or knowledge and make learning more relevant. Your needs analysis should help you address the following questions: What problems, challenges or skill/knowledge gaps does your eLearning seek to overcome?

How to deliver contextually relevant training

Coassemble

There are some incredible methods being used to do all of this and more, and it starts with learning the best practices. Just like when you would try and format a word doc and Clippy would point you to the toolbar you could use to do so. Common knowledge gaps with your team.

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How to Build Trust in Your Agency’s Remote Team

Your Training Edge

A communication gap is the root of most problems and it is the reason for a large number of failing projects. Setting the time slot is also entirely dependent on the nature of the work that your agency is doing. Are you struggling with your remote working team?

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Trends in Learning - No LMS Left Behind [LSG Webinar Notes]

Learning Visions

Do it at the point of need. A learning platform used to do – it had the ability to target a specific group of learners and provide a nice catalog, dividing into groups of courses and targeting groups of people to push out the right content.

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Who even takes notes anymore … #OpenBlog19

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

From the list of ideas/themes submitted to the #OpenBlog19 Google doc, I thought I’d pick up this idea that was posted – ‘Who even takes notes anymore …?’ I could read back my notes and barely remember anything I’d written, even important dates or people or events (history), even the spelling mistakes I’d corrected I couldn’t remember doing. How do you listen and filter out what’s important and what you keep on paper?

On the Horizon

Experiencing eLearning

Main focus has been higher ed, but they now do some specific reports: one for Australia/NZ, one for K-12. What technology do you see used in some places that most organizations will use less than a year from now? Collaboration authoring tools (Google Docs, Flat World Knowledge).

3 ways to reduce training costs while improving outcomes

Epilogue Systems

If that microlearning content can be served to the end user in the flow of work as contextual guidance – that is, having it selectively presented to a user based on their role, and on the context of what they are doing in which application – it provides even greater benefit. Building a workflow training doc? Nobody knows the workflow better than your SME. Fortunately, another standard helps close this gap: xAPI.

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Top 10 Online Learning Platforms

Pinlearn

Achievers know the importance of continuous learning. Administrators can use Docebo Perform tool to identify competency gaps. Managers can learn how to do the job, find out what works and what doesn’t, follow established procedures and paths. The interface of this online learning platform is so highly intuitive that you do not require any special training to understand and explore its cutting edge features. Multi-format content support – videos, PPTs, Excel, Doc, etc.

Best Ways to Train Staff with Mobile Learning?

Ed App

Do not worry. Documents can come in a range of formats such as Word docs, PowerPoint, PDF, Excel etc. There is no better way of closing the knowledge gaps of your employees than this m-learning delivery technique. If you’d like to know more about how EdApp can help with training staff using mobile learning, get in touch at enquiries@edapp.com.

How Micro-Learning Boosts “At the Moment Performance” - Tip #114

Vignettes Learning

At work, how many times in a day does someone ask you “How do you do this”? You answer it in the shortest possible way and go back to what you’re doing. Now, how many times in an average day do you check something online? It's a natural thing to do.

Best ways to train staff with mobile learning?

Ed App

Do not worry. Documents can come in a range of formats such as Word docs, PowerPoint, PDF, Excel etc. There is no better way of closing the knowledge gaps of your employees than this m-learning delivery technique. If you’d like to know more about how EdApp can help with training staff using mobile learning, get in touch at enquiries@edapp.com.

How to Build Compliance Training in 5 Easy Steps

eLearningArt

But … How do you create compliance training anyway? For example, issues with “doing things the right way” may be universal (applicable to all employees), or particular (limited to a small group only). Mapping like this is a good approach for moving from “Where do I even begin?”

How to Edit Video (With Step-by-Step Video)

TechSmith Camtasia

It’s hard to know where to start and which of the skills, techniques, and concepts you need to know to be successful. This video will walk you through exactly what you need to know to edit your own videos. But we know that editing becomes a thing right? What can we do?

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How (and Why) You Should Promote Informal Learning with Trainees (and the Boss)

Mindflash

Do they learn more about their job from formal training (classroom, online, etc.) or do they learn more informally (from peers, managers, etc.)? Tools like Google Docs are great for collaborative document editing/sharing.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Doing more real time certification and performance support for dealer personnel. Everyone has their own profile like they do on Facebook. Intranet: What can you do on your Intranet already? Trainers can use FB to fill the gaps and keep learners engaged between formal events. These are my live blogged notes from a webinar presented by Brandon Hall on Wednesday, April 26 2011. (I I joined about 10 minutes late, so missed a bit!)

The Adventures of Developing an e-learning Course!

ID Reflections

What type of IT support or technology do you need? Whose buy-in do you require to ensure that there is post-rollout support provided to the learners? Can better use be made of tools and applications like Skype, AOL, Webinars, conference calls, video conferencing, Google docs, etc.?

How to create an online course in TalentLMS

TalentLMS

So easy, in fact, that this walkthrough covers everything you need to know on the subject. And TalentLMS gives you five options for how to do this. There are two ways to do this: directly upload an audio file (mp3, wav, etc.), Let us know how it goes in the comments below.

How to build an effective online course

eLearning 24-7

Who is still doing this – I know a few vendors have it, but still – most folks are unaware of all the steps, etc. I am never surprised on the number of people who do not know what this is – every day folks I am referring to, not an instructional designer or e-learning developer. Where do you put this information? It is the most important thing you will need to do, and should do, regardless of length of course. Let me do Linear.

Working Remotely: Managing a Remote Team

Coassemble

Businesses across the globe want to do what they can to protect their staff and communities. We know now more than ever that the ability to enable your employees to work remotely is paramount to preventing the spread of this virus.

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5 Simple Tips to Avoid Major Mistakes in E-Learning Projects

CommLab India

Use project management tools such as Maven Link, Asana, Work Zone, Google docs, Trello, etc. Documenting the project progress and sharing updates with all stakeholders will avoid gaps and keep everyone on the same page. Please do share your views.

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

Here, we return to simplicity, with tools that offer learning professionals who know PowerPoint the ability to create their own eLearning, without the assistance of programmers or coders. To provide more functionality, Direct-to-WEB also enables the author to insert “Do-It Doc” free-form document creation during the module. With the growth of tablet devices, authoring tools are having to re-invent themselves, yet again.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Blogging Dinner Table

Learning Visions

Carolyn commented in my interview post, I try to do an informal survey of students when I go to campuses to deliver orientations to our online courses. Blogging fills a gap I didnt even know I had. Do let me know if you are interested.

How Education Entrepreneurs Can Transcend a Crazy Busy Lifestyle with Executive Career and Mindset Coach Elizabeth Pearson

LifterLMS

How are you doing, Elizabeth? Chris Badgett: Doing very well. During this process she helps them identify their calling so that they can do what they love and make a great living with it. So how do you, what is money mindset? Do this, because that’s what I needed.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designers Tools

Learning Visions

I dont do any programming. I dont do any graphic design. If you want to know what I do on a daily basis, read my job description. Course developers (who may or may not be instructional designers) use Flash to create courses, but they dont need to know how to use Flash at all. Let us know what you decide to do and how the journey goes. I have no formal IT training but have learned alot by doing. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Working Remotely: Managing a Remote Team

Coassemble

Businesses across the globe want to do what they can to protect their staff and communities. We know now more than ever that the ability to enable your employees to work remotely is paramount to preventing the spread of this virus.

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ATD2015 Conference Post – Review

eLearning 24-7

The book will cover everything you need to know for LMSs including administration, pre/post implementation, committees and much more. The usual authoring tool players – over 120 in the space, why am I seeing the usual folks in attendance – I mean good for them, but it reinforces the gap that I see happening in the sector; LMS vendors – Hello – is anyone there? This works so much better than having to try to hunt down someone who may or may not know.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Defining an e-Learning Strategy: Planning the Kickoff

Learning Visions

You know how thats done. Ill do the same for you!) I wanted to discover and understand: Overall project goals Their organization and structure (Org chart, training org structure, staffing skills, cultural issues) Current training and communication initiatives -- what are they doing now?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: E-Learning Project Reality: Guerrilla Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Ive got the PowerPoints and Word docs to prove it. You never know. Instructional Design: When the Schedule Dictates What You Can Actually Do So how much time do you think we have here for real creative instructional design? Why do you think this is the case?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Visual and Auditory Multi-Tasking

Learning Visions

Mixed visual-auditory stimuli have an underadditive effect, so that if you have to do both at the same time, total brain activation goes down. I dont know if this has been supported by research. I do think its all about building connections for our learners, not creating passive experiences in which no actual thinking is required. Ill do some more sleuthing and see what I come up with. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

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