Fri.Apr 20, 2018

Using Chatbots in eLearning

Origin Learning

Techopedia defines a chatbot as – ‘ An artificial intelligence (AI) program that simulates interactive human conversation by using key pre-calculated user phrases and auditory or text-based signals.’. Chatbots are all the rage now.

TechSmith Camtasia: Tips for Trimming Content

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you're curious about the kinds of things we cover during our live, hands-on online classes, check out this snippet from a recent TechSmith Camtasia class. During this portion of the class, I taught attendees how to ensure they won't mistakenly trim more from a project than expected

The Role of Gamification in Corporate Learning

Your Training Edge

Gamification has far-flung effects on the corporate learning. Though, it is comparatively anonymous term but has penetrated in all types of industries and businesses. In this post, I am going to share the role of gamification in corporate learning.

What is Blended Learning?


Blended learning definition: Blended learning is the combination of traditional, face-to-face learning methods with technology-based, eLearning methods. At first, blended learning was defined as a mixture of offline and online learning. However, this definition is problematic.

3 Reasons to Prioritize On-Demand Customer Training

How can you provide a great onboarding experience while keeping up with a growing customer base? By leveraging on-demand training. This guide describes three benefits of adding on-demand training to your onboarding process. Click here to download.

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Survey Says: Your Employees Want Coaching and Mentoring

CLO Magazine

What’s one thing you can count on these days? Rapid change, especially in the workplace. The Fourth Industrial Revolution has already created many new jobs and is shifting the skills required in jobs across the board.

3 Steps for the Perfect Blend of Classroom and Online Product Training

CommLab India

Product training for the sales team is an ongoing affair. The sales reps need to be up-to-date on product information and retain a competitive edge over the others. However, given their hectic schedules, it is quite difficult to have just the traditional classroom training.

How to use LMS for Compliance Training Certifications


Most companies require employees to complete compliance courses that result in certification as part of on-the-job training. Compliance training can be incredibly important to an employee’s success in the workplace. It shouldn’t be underrated, and neither should the benefits of certification. LMS Learning Management System LMS Industry

Five New L&D Books To Check Out

The eLearning Coach

As our industry transforms to meet the needs of the 21st century workplace, one of the best ways to stay informed is through the latest books relevant to our field. You will probably find at least one book from this list that will improve your understanding and increase your chances of being effective at work. Book Reviews

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.

What’s the Adaptability Quotient and Why is it Important?


There is an emerging buzzword in the business world: AQ, or Adaptability Quotient. Loosely defined as the ability to adapt and thrive in a fast-changing … Continued. The post What’s the Adaptability Quotient and Why is it Important? appeared first on D2L.

Leveraging Articulate 360 for Effective Video-based Learning – Peek and Replay 360

CommLab India

This blog explains how to create effective video-based learning using Peek and Replay in Articulate 360. Learning Technology Articulate 360

5 Tips for Running a Successful MOOC

HT2 Labs

Ensure you run a successful MOOC with these 5 great tips. The post 5 Tips for Running a Successful MOOC appeared first on HT2 Labs. Course Design & Content Curatr MOOCs R&D Social Learning

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Friday Finds | April 20, 2018

Mike Taylor

A man ceases to be a beginner in any given science and becomes a master in that science when he has learned that he is going to be a beginner all his life. — Robin G. Collingwood. Good morning! Its Friday and I think spring might actually be here to stay.

How to Price and Package Customer Training

To charge or not to charge? That is the question many customer training teams are facing today. The answer, however, is not always a straightforward yes or no. Download this guide to learn more.

Do SMEs Make Good Trainers?

The Learning Dispatch

Your subject matter expert can be a great training resource. Here’s how to set your SME up for success when delivering training. Do SMEs Make Good Trainers? How many trainers have started out as subject matter experts?

This Week in Corporate Learning: How to Harness Storytelling in Employee Training


Stay up-to-date on the latest news in corporate learning with these trending articles. The post This Week in Corporate Learning: How to Harness Storytelling in Employee Training appeared first on D2L. Corporate Learning Trends

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Extended-Enterprise eLearning Embraces Digital Paradigm

Learning Solutions Magazine

Extended-Enterprise eLearning Embraces Digital Paradigm. pamela-hogle. Fri, 04/20/2018 - 01:00

When Choosing Offsite Training Venues Makes Business Sense: 6 Questions to Ask

Training Industry

The post When Choosing Offsite Training Venues Makes Business Sense: 6 Questions to Ask appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized ILT instructor-led training Training Outsourcing vILT virtual instructor-led training

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.

In Real Life: Trust Before Data

Learning Solutions Magazine

In Real Life: Trust Before Data. jd-dillon. Fri, 04/20/2018 - 01:00

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How to Come Back from a Bad Customer Experience: 5 Tips from a Professional Mediator


Have you ever had a bad customer experience? Whether you were put on hold forever, dealt with an incompetent representative, or continued to experience poor service due to unresolved issues, these are all common blunders in the customer service industry. When the customer experience is less than your best, businesses lose big and it can be very costly. According to Lee Resources, 91% of unhappy customers will not willingly do business with you again.

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Quiz attempts

Adobe Captivate

Hi Everybody, I’m working on an eLearning that will have a quiz at the end. The user should be able to finish all 10 question. If the user doesn’t score enough points, it should be able to start the quiz again and after that they have another attempt. I set the attempts, but it checks the attempts per slide. So you have the attempts immediately on the slide but I want them to run the quiz completely and than have the option to do the quiz again.

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eLEARNING CLASS: Whiteboard Animation with VideoScribe

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the battle for online attention, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video. 64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video. 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.

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.