Fri.Sep 20, 2019

10 eLearning Design Techniques for Improved Learner Engagement

Hurix Digital

eLearning is a form of teaching that uses electronic or web-based resources to impart learning. eLearning has several advantages- learners can learn at their own pace, anytime, and anywhere. Besides, they can access a complete range of learning resources, in addition to those provided by their organization, and interact with peers and communities across geographical boundaries. eLearning, thus, gives learners greater ownership of their learnings.

Accessibility, Diversity, Virtual Reality: Extreme Design

Learning Solutions Magazine

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Overcoming Performance Bias in Employee Promotions

Absorb LMS

Today, workplaces are more diverse than ever. With four generations in the workforce, all with differing backgrounds and life and job experiences, human resources and corporate management need to be aware of how performance bias creeps into their workday. Biases, whether overt or implicit, can affect the hiring, work assignment, succession planning and promotion processes.

6 Good Reasons Why Flash to HTML5 Conversion is Important

InfoPro Learning

Organizations have now understood the consequences of this change and accelerated the process of modernizing their Flash-based eLearning courses into HTML5. Because of this, HTML5 has become a hot topic of discussion in the eLearning sector for creating responsive online courses. Here are six good reasons for you to understand why conversion from Flash to HTML5 is important: Infographic Content Modernization Learning Experience

Benefits in a Pandemic: What HR Leaders Need to Know

Building a benefits program for a diverse workforce has always been a top priority, but now it’s become both more important and complex with so much change and uncertainty. Download our latest guide that features emerging benefits employees expect in 2021 and beyond.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | September 20, 2019

Mike Taylor

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” John Wooden. It was a treat to pop-in on the Central Ohio ATD’s Annual Event this week. What’s not to like about a local gathering of fellow L&D pros like Cara North ( @caranorth11 ), Jaqueline Hutchison ( @jachutchinson ), John Rock ( @jonrock ), Tim Slade ( @timslade ) and a whole host of others. It always puts drops in my bucket to spend time with people like that – it is always too short!

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How Digital Transformation Of Learning Can Help Enhance Your Brand

eLearning Industry

Corporate organizations shell out inconceivable amounts of money in marketing and promotion of their brand. Digitally transforming your Learning and Development has a number of obvious benefits, but did you know that it could help enhance your brand, too? In this article, let's discuss how. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Branding Standards In eLearning Digital Learning eLearning Courses

Elearning course software: 6 things to consider


Use of learning software in organizations is set to more than triple over the next few years, so it’s crucial to get your elearning course software choice right. The real question is, where do you start? Read on for some key considerations to tick off when evaluating elearning software. When people talk about elearning course software, they are often thinking about elearning authoring tools – the software that enables them to create their online courses and training programs. .

Outsourcing Custom eLearning Development: Ensure The Right Start With 4 Essential Steps

eLearning Industry

Before you outsource custom eLearning development to overseas eLearning vendors, there are certain measures to be taken to ensure a smooth process. This article discusses 4 essential steps to follow before you start outsourcing your custom eLearning development. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development Corporate Learning And Development Custom eLearning Custom eLearning Development Free eLearning eBooks

How to Save Time and Money by Diagnosing Learning Transfer Problems Early

Training Industry

How to Save Time and Money by Diagnosing Learning Transfer Problems Early - Read more by Hope Williams on Training Industry. Uncategorized knowledge transfer learning application needs analysis training application

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.

2020 Realities360 Conference & Expo

eLearning Industry

It's time for the long term potential of AR/VR to become reality. 2020 Realities360 Conference & Expo is the premier AR/VR event for learning and is made for you to take your AR and VR solutions to the next step. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

PSD2 Strong Customer Authentication: The Benefits For You And Your Customers


PSD2 is an EU Directive, to regulate payment services and payment service providers, throughout the EU and EEA. Initially, the new PDS2 Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) regulations were set to come into force on 19 th September 2019, with many elements of the PSD2 already entered-into application across the EU on 13 January 2018. Online Booking Data Information Security

7 Budgeting Factors To Consider When Implementing Compliance Online Training

eLearning Industry

When you’re in charge of your office LMS, the cost is easily your biggest problem. How can you set the right budget, not just for purchase, but also for implementation? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Compliance Training Compliance Training LMS Corporate Training Free eLearning eBooks

Current ACCME Joint Accreditation to Achieve Commendation


You’re ready to seek Accreditation with Commendation? Congratulations! While the procedure itself can be intimidating, understanding the process for organizations with joint accreditation seeking commendation can be a simple process. In this post, we will walk you through the process of applying for accreditation with commendation and offer tips on how to streamline preparation for review. Joint Accreditation Criteria Primer: The Basics.

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

Supercharging PowerPoint interactive presentations with VBA (Part 1)


PowerPoint has evolved into an app which is the Swiss Army knife of creating for not only presentations but also printed collateral, videos and even interactive presentations. Imagine you have to use a file containing all the slides you could possibly present to your audience knowing that you will only present a small subset of them at any one time. That’s where interactive presentations can be a powerful addition to your presentation arsenal.

Is Kindness a Business Currency?

Training Industry

Is Kindness a Business Currency? Read more by Hope Williams on Training Industry. Uncategorized alignment compassion kindness soft skills

Why Compliance Training Is Good For Your Bottom Line

eLearning Industry

Compliance training is a powerful tool for lowering the cost of doing business. Steer clear of costly lawsuits, regulatory fines, and the expense of inefficiency. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Compliance Training Corporate Learning Best Practices Corporate Training

5 Ways to Utilize E-Learning Games in Employee Training


Follow Follow Follow. In the ever-changing world of technology, the race to stay up to date is an exhausting feat. Modern learners are bombarded with texts, emails, phone calls, push notifications, and all kinds of digital distractions throughout the day. Simplifying the training experience is pinnacle to both effective learning and knowledge retention. . Gamification in Business. Gamification is a buzzword these days as one of the most popular learning styles for both learners and educators.

[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Josh Bersin, global industry analyst, on how Immersive Learning is poised to disrupt L&D


There’s a dramatic shift occurring in the learning space. L&D leaders are feeling the profound effects of the changing nature of jobs and a heightened demand for better employee training. Under pressure, they’re discovering new and better ways to train employees, tapping into Virtual Reality (VR) not just for traditional high-risk scenarios like flight simulation, but to teach all kinds of skills that employees use every day on the job, from retail to manufacturing to customer service.

September 2019 Higher Education Newsletter

Beyond Campus Innovations

Considering launching or expanding your online course offerings but not sure how to maneuver through that process? Don’t have the adequate internal resources? BCI’s seasoned consulting professionals can do a comprehensive, data driven analysis and outline a clear pathway to best achieve your goals. We work collaboratively with your stakeholders and align the process with your technology. Source. BCI News

Top 5 LMS Workflow Automation Hacks to Simplify Your Employee Training Program


Providing your workforce with efficient training is crucial for organizations to run seamlessly. It comes with its challenges. Utilizing workflow automation capabilities in your LMS is fundamental to helping you streamline your training processes, reduce human error, provide better internal controls, and improve efficiency. All you have to do is specify requirements that are to be met and determine what actions should take place as a result.

How to Assess and Measure ROI for Your Organization [INFOGRAPHIC]

Lambda Solutions

- 5 MIN READ -. Whether already running your training through an LMS, or considering the benefits of integrating a learning management system into your organization, there is one expectation everybody shares - that using an LMS will increase your return on investment (ROI). The good news is that, for the majority of users, this is true!

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How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

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Learning with 'e's

Photo from Pxhere I had the pleasure to do an speak with Sophie Bailey recently, when we recorded a session for Edtech Podcast.

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5 Ways To Re-Launch Your Career Prospects In Your 40s

Your Training Edge

There can be many reasons you might be looking to re-launch your career in your 40s, many people are just ready for a change, you could be seeing huge industry changes that are making your position untenable and you could be the victim of redundancy through no fault of your own or you could be looking to re-enter the workforce following a stint as a stay at home parent. No matter what the reason it can be a daunting challenge to look to win a job in an entirely new career sector.

3 Benefits of Outsourcing Your E-learning Development [Infographic]

CommLab India

Learn why outsourcing eLearning development is better than developing in-house, along with the parts of eLearning that can be outsourced. Learning Technology eLearning Outsourcing

Excel Automating Tasks with Macros: 11/19/19

AXIOM Learning Solutions

Date and time: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:30 pm Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00). Event Fee(USD$): 75.00. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes. Description: Learn to record macros to automate various Excel tasks. Cancellation Policy: You have up until 24 hours prior to class start time to cancel, with no charge. Register. Excel

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.