Thu.Oct 12, 2017

What Learning Professionals Should Know About Color

The eLearning Coach

Do your graphic designers speak in a secret language? Do you wish you could let terms like Hue, Saturation and Value roll off your tongue? Why You Should Care Aside from impressing your friends and winning at game shows, there are practical reasons for learning more about visual communication.

Don’t Confuse READY…With READINESS…

Living in Learning

If I had to boil down all my bluster and passion in this blog to a single core statement, it would be this: Training, by itself, does not drive performance – it drives potential; …if you truly seek to sustain measurable workforce performance you must go to the Point-of-Work and plan to address diverse Moments […].

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

We have our very own Learning Stage at DevLearn this year! Dreams do come true, kids. Don’t worry, we won’t be subjecting you to middle school clarinet recitals, embarrassing talent shows, or bad karaoke (hopefully not, anyway). We know that with great power comes great responsibility.

Are You Delivering High-Quality Virtual Training?


Deloitte University Press estimated that more than 24 million people have tried virtual training and that most young employees come to work ready to build their job skills through virtual training software.

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

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The Benefits of Using 360 Degree Feedback in Performance Management


Historically, performance management has been characterized by a one-time, annual conversation between manager and employee based solely on the manager’s assessment of the employee’s performance over the course of the previous year. Needless to say, these conversations have often been a source of dread for everyone involved, not to mention, highly ineffective at improving performance or stoking enthusiasm.

Learning from Games – Games Beyond Stereotypes #02 Keep Talking & Nobody Explodes

Eat Learn Repeat

Hi there! In his best-selling learning book “ The Gamification of Learning and Instruction ”, Professor Karl M. Kapp discusses the 12 game elements that make a game motivational, exciting, and sometimes irresistible. I remember the day we discussed these with our learning design team.

Non-formal Learning in the Workplace 2

The E-Learning Curve

One of the primary impacts of learning is the context within which the learning takes place. Continue Reading → The post Non-formal Learning in the Workplace 2 appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. Workplace Learning e-learning Eraut formal learning Hodkinson and Hodkinson informal learning knowledge workers learning continuum non-formal learning organizational learning workplace learning

[WEBINAR] How to turn a linear PowerPoint Presentation into an immersive, interactive Adobe Captivate project.

Adobe Captivate

Date: Wednesday, October 18th (Australia/New Zealand/APAC). Time: 11 am (Australian EDT) / 1 pm (NZ). From PowerPoint to eLearning – It’s your turn to be a hero! Let’s say you’ve put together a pretty impressive PowerPoint presentation.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

What came first, the content or the learner? Creating more relevant eLearning courses

Unicorn Training

Our marketing intern Njoki takes a look at how established marketing and research techniques and a personalised learning experience can be used to successfully engage learners.Whether you’re an HR manager at a well-established financial services organisation or managing the youthful creatives at a new-media company, you are essentially responsible for people. People with various perspectives, values and experiences.

E-learning for leadership development is on the rise


It’s the general consensus that organizations nowadays need effective leaders who are in sync with the strategic objectives and core values. Unfortunately, how learning and development teams go about growing such managerial talent is not always aligned with the latest trends.

How to Design an Effective LMS Training Program


Like many decision makers, you may be more than ready to improve the effectiveness of your company’s LMS training program. However, before moving forward with such a venture, it’s important that corporate leaders determine if they feel confident in their LMS ( learning management system ) program-building skills.

7 Online Tools for Learning Another Language


Language learning is big business that was at one time dominated by two or three big companies and universities, but times have changed! Today there are programs of all kinds available to anyone who wants to learn – the most popular of which are available online. These courses range from completely free to quite expensive. The style of each depends on your preferences. The influx in these programs is because you can actually make a good amount of money selling a language course.

State of the Front-Line Manager

It's no secret that front-line managers are essential to your organization's success. They form the base of your leadership development funnel and, most likely, account for over half of all your organization's leaders. Improving how front-line managers perform yields mouthwatering increases in how individual contributors perform.

Overcome These 6 Common Business Challenges with Workplace Learning


Getting out of bed on a cold Monday morning is hard. Making it to the office without becoming just a little grumpy about the traffic, is hard too. But the really hard part starts when you get to work.

Velpic collaborator Tap into Safety's workplace mental health risk assessment tool evaluated in new ECU white paper

Velpic - Inspired learning

Congratulations, Dr Susanne Bahn, on the release of ECU’s white paper ' Analysis of the All of Me Mental Health Application: Addressing the importance of mental health care in the workforce '. announcement Industry Guests HR Talk

7 Steps to Maximize the Impact of Your Performance Management Program


Many organizations are moving away from annual performance reviews altogether, but they are still standard practice for many companies. Yet these annual reviews often fall short of being truly effective. Performance management is best practiced as an ongoing, two-way conversation. One that helps to develop goals and objectives that benefit the team, the organization, and the individual, rather than a once per year conversation that everyone dreads.

Upcoming Webinar – The Future of Learning with (Oct 25, 2017)


What do butterflies, hummingbirds, and black swans have to do with learning technology? Come to our webinar with the LDPhilly team and find out!

2018 Customer Training Goals

Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks? If you’re not sure, this guide can help.

Video Can Make or Break Your E-Learning Course


Lights, camera, action! Everybody likes watching good movies and videos in general. Whether it’s a video tutorial on what the fanciest features of your new smart phone or a funny clip of your friend’s child playing a guitar, videos can be engaging and catchy and leave a long-term memory.

Articulate 360 Delivers Promise: Continuous Product Updates by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Articulate is a premium sponsor of The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference & Expo, October 25 – 27 in Las Vegas. experience what’s new in Articulate 360! Design & Development Tools Management

Can Compliance Training Be Made More Social?

HT2 Labs

What if there was a more social approach to Compliance Training that could alleviate the pains of both learner and L&D Dept? The post Can Compliance Training Be Made More Social? appeared first on HT2 Labs. Course Design & Content MOOCs R&D Social Learning

Thank You for Attending our Webinar on Salesforce LMS Integration


First of all we warmly thank all those who attended our webinar on Salesforce LMS Integration which was held on Tuesday 10 October, 2017. We are sure that we were able to provide you the clarity on this amazing technology.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

eLearning: About External Licensing

Your Training Edge

When your organization needs eLearning programs but doesn’t have an internal program in place, external licensing of eLearning may be a good choice. Many eLearning and LMS providers offer external training that you can use as part of your organization’s learning and development program.

Captivate kompakt: Navigation & Wiedergabeleiste

Adobe Captivate

In diesem Video beschäftigen wir uns mit dem Thema folienübergreifende Navigation und schauen uns die Wiedergabeleiste in Captivate genauer an. link]. Video Adobe Basics Captivate Captivate kompakt navigation uhrig Wiedergabeleiste

Articulate 360 Delivers Promised Continuous Product Updates by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Articulate is a premium sponsor of The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference & Expo, October 25 – 27 in Las Vegas. experience what’s new in Articulate 360! Design & Development Tools Management

Want to Impart Effective Customer Service Training? E-learning Can Help

CommLab India

Find out how good customer service training can be imparted online. eLearning Design customer service training

Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

Wee’re back!


After a brief hiatus, we’re back with more from the L&D sector to share with you. To kick things off, the usual suspects Dan Roddy and Sam Burroughs have joined forces with local eLearning agency Fireant Creative, and HR guru Gina Childs to answer your questions about compliance, eLearning solutions and what works within the […].

8 Amazing Features of Lectora 17 to Try Right Now [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check this infographic for eight amazing features of Lectora 17. Learning Technology Lectora 17

The Importance of a Great e-Portfolio

Powerhouse Hub

e-Portfolios have a number of benefits for learners engaging in CPD.