Thu.Feb 21, 2019

The Mobile Learning Revolution: Why L&D Programs Must Adapt to Survive

Northpass

How (and Why) You Should Run an E-Learning Prototype

LearnDash

Why you should build and test a workable model of your course early in the design process. You’ve just had a brainstorm for a great new course idea, and you’re eager to begin planning content. You quickly write a course outline, and are ready to begin fleshing it out into a full-blown course. But before you get too carried away, there’s a step you should take first: course prototyping. An e-learning prototype is different from a storyboard, but not as developed as a beta test.

5 Traits of the Best Learning Organizations + How To Get Them

Docebo

Becoming a learning organization in the digital age. Only about 10% companies are true learning organizations, in that they don’t just empower growth and development for employees, partners and customers, but they also embrace learning to gain organizational insight and adapt to change from a big-picture perspective. . For the other 90% of organizations, well, the missed opportunities are huge.

Are You a Training Department of One?

ej4 eLearning

Or two, three, or four? How can you possibly create 100% of the training you need for all of your employees? Whether you have 30 employees or 300, one person can’t do it all. You can check the box and handle the training to keep your company from being sued. But what about the soft skills gap we keep reading about with the labor shortage

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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.

3 Ways to Increase the Effectiveness of Online Training Courses with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

Implementing an eLearning program is a significant financial investment, but it’s worth the money when online training courses are effective. If an organization’s eLearning modules are missing the mark, there is plenty company leaders can do improve them using an LMS. Learning Management System Employee Training Online Training LMS

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Add Value to a Course with a Certificate

learnWorlds

Certificates in education are essential, whether it’s a certificate earned to mark a childhood milestone or the one you are handed when you graduate from university. The same goes for online courses: Certification can add value to any program, from company training to art studios. In this instance, you can charge courses you have already created higher and also market your course more effectively.

How eLearning Improves Leadership Development

eLearning Industry

Looking to improve your leadership skills? Find out how eLearning can help you with that. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Employee Performance eLearning Benefits Leadership Development Leadership Training Professional Development

Highlights from a successful LT19

Unicorn Training

Check out our highlights reel from a fantastic show last week at Learning Technologies in London. A non-stop queue of contestants for our unicorn-themed QuizCom learning game and some great conversations with existing and prospective clients about our eLearning solutions.A HUGE thank you to everyone who visited our stand and congratulations to the 200 people who won a Unicorn!We’d

How To Plan Learner-First Training Design

eLearning Industry

The learner-first training model is simple but radically different from the way a lot of organisations train. Here's how to take a learner-first approach to planning for training designing. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices Learner-Centered Design

Don't Pick Your Next LMS Until You Read This Guide!

With so many factors and people to consider, how do you make sure you pick the right LMS? It’s simple: This guide covers crucial considerations with actionable advice and professional insights, so you know you’ve picked the perfect eLearning solution.

5 Tech Innovations Set to Upend The Healthcare Sector

Qintil

From Apple Wallets and work productivity tools to zen-on-the-go apps, the serving of our day-to-day needs has been significantly improved by technology. And yet, healthcare has failed to keep pace. Enter 2019. Read on to uncover five breakthroughs that look set to revolutionise the industry. Healthcare may currently lag behind when it comes to innovation, but all signs point to an impending tech boom. In fact, the sector is predicted to be worth a whopping USD60 BILLION by 2026.

5 Examples Of An Effective Training Needs Analysis

eLearning Industry

Find out the steps you need to take so as to ensure your training needs analysis is as effective as possible. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate Learning Best Practices Corporate Training Instructional Designers Training Needs Analysis

8 Benefits of Transcribing & Captioning Videos

3Play Media

Why should you transcribe and add captions to your videos? It’s a simple question with so many answers. Discover the top 8 reasons why video transcription and captioning are beneficial for both your organization and your viewers – and not just those who are d/Deaf or hard of hearing. Accessibility for d/Deaf or Hard of Hearing Viewers. Closed captions were originally developed to provide an equivalent viewing experience for people who are d/Deaf or hard of hearing.

How To Effectively Use Technology To Have An Interactive Mobile Learning Experience

eLearning Industry

The pros and cons of mobile learning and how to create an engaging mobile learning experience. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Mobile Learning eLearning Interactivity Interactive eLearning Mobile Learning Benefits Mobile Learning Trends

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.

Disruption, Meet Strategy

CLO Magazine

As we begin 2019, the learning landscape continues to be dynamic. When asked how the role of chief learning officer is changing, 76 percent of respondents to a 2018 survey of current and aspiring CLOs cited increased use of technology, 53 percent pointed to the importance of content curation versus creation, 47 percent cited expanding audiences and 46 percent noted CLOs are being tasked with modernizing legacy processes (Figure 1).

4 tips to make your job interview unique

Healthy Work Insights

Getting the opportunity of your dream require some talent, smartness and a lot of preparation. Nevertheless, the most important is not so much to be selected if you are not happy with what you will do, and that’s why I wanted to share 4 tips that can simply and efficiently add value to your interview while ensuring that you are looking for a job that will suits you. Highlight your ability not just your experience.

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Employee Training Metrics: 7 Ways HR Experts Use Them

Kitaboo

How do you measure the effectiveness of a training program? Sure, assessments are one way of doing it. But there has to be other means for tracking employee training metrics. How else would you know if the training plan which you so carefully designed and implemented is actually showing results? Metrics are a standard of measurement which is used to assess the performance of your employees based on what they have learned and their ability to apply it skillfully.

Key Insights From Learning Technologies 2019

Accessplanit

Learning Technologies is Europe's leading showcase of technology used to support learning at work, and learning professionals. Each year it draws more than 8.500 visitors, 150 free talks, and over 200 exhibitors. The two-day event at London’s ExCel Centre promised to be bigger and better than ever this year, and it didn’t disappoint. The new venue provided more space, and the exhibitors and talks were informative and engaging.

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!

Deadline for UK Accessibility Laws Is Fast Approaching – Yes it is 30 September!

Magic EdTech

Accessible educational content isn’t just a good idea—in many cases, it’s a legal requirement. In the UK, new accessibility laws were passed that require a wide range of customizable features for learners with both physical and cognitive challenges. The laws include a 2020 deadline for existing public websites, and a 2021 deadline for public sector apps—requiring quick action for any organization that is not already in compliance with the laws.

7 Tips To Turn Customer Testimonials Into Valuable LMS Marketing Material

eLearning Industry

Don’t let positive reviews and glowing feedback waste away in your email inbox. In this article, I’ll share 7 tips to turn those customer testimonials into valuable LMS marketing material. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems eLearning Market eLearning Marketing Learning Management Systems Review LMS Vendors

What did we Learn from the Government Shutdown?

Avilar

If you believe the headlines, the recent and longest partial government shutdown in U.S. history will be the ruin of the federal government. Out of desperation, many furloughed federal workers sought jobs in private companies, pulling precious cyber skills and other talent away from government service. Now that the shutdown is over, disheartened high performers will find better job options and leave.

Top Qualities Of A Memorable Training Video

eLearning Industry

In recent years, videos for training purposes have become very popular, thus reducing training costs to a great extent. They are an effective way to impart training. But a great training video is not made overnight. There are certain qualities which make it effective and memorable. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Training Video In eLearning Video Production Best Practices

[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.

How to capture and hold learners attention span

Matrix

On one hand, the latest word is that our attention span is growing shorter and shorter due to all the technological developments. We forget stuff on our grocery lists, we forget names, we can’t possibly remember birthdays if they are not correctly (and publicly) specified on social media and when we are at work it’s just a nightmare to keep track of everything and sift through all the information and stimuli constantly coming our way.

Hospitality Industry Training Techniques That Can Apply to Other Industries

eLogic Learning

Many of our clients are in the hospitality industry (including… Read more The post Hospitality Industry Training Techniques That Can Apply to Other Industries appeared first on eLogic Learning: Learning Management System (LMS) | Enterprise LMS. Blog eLogic Blog

Enabling Employee Performance through Soft Skills Training

Gutenberg Technology

For decades, hiring managers have looked through resumes and asked, “Does this candidate have the knowledge and experience to get the job done?” They actually need to be to asking a few more questions to identify the best-fit candidates for the job. Employers used to rate candidacy primarily based on hard skills. These are specific, definable abilities that can be measured and proven, like typing speed or programming knowledge.

How training sets the stage for your customer experience

Litmos

Training is more than we often think it is. It’s a way to teach standards, procedures, processes. It’s also a way to lead by example to show what sort of experience you want your customers to have. It is in fact "setting the stage" for how you expect your people to perform in order to deliver that experience. When we are training our teams, we are training them about SO much more than the specific area to which they’re assigned.

COVID & the Future of Work: Insights from Paycor’s C-Suite

In Paycor’s newest report, our Chief Executive and Group Leaders consider how your clients will recruit, manage their workforce, optimize benefits, and foster employee experience in the new normal of 2020 and beyond. For actionable insights and tips download and share our guide with your clients!

Tasked with eLearning?

Design2Train

Are you a NON-training professional tasked with delivering an eLearning project? It’s a trend we are observing all too often these days. With so many corporate “right-sizing” and mergers, unfortunately the training department staff are often the first to go and last to be re-hired.