Tue.May 07, 2019

6 Simple Ways to Market Your Online Course

LearnDash

Tapping into existing communities can help you market your online course. You have created an awesome course. The topic is clearly defined, the materials are engaging, and the course structure is perfectly organized to promote learning. All you need now are students who are ready to learn, but that is easier said than done.How can you market your online course to attract those students? Marketing an online course is often an afterthought for many course creators.

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Hub or spoke?

Clark Quinn

How are learning design teams are distributed (or not) in an organization? I’ve seen both totally separate teams in organizations (spoke), and t otally central ones (hub), and of course gradations in between.

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Instructional Design Hourly Rates and Salary

Experiencing eLearning

What is your hourly rate as an instructional designer? How much do you make if you’re a full-time salaried employee? What about freelance or consultant rates? People frequently ask me these questions, and I always refer people to the same resources.

CourseArc Announces Partnership with Griffin-Hammis Associates

CourseArc

Griffin-Hammis Associates (GHA), a nationally recognized leader in Customized Employment training and technical assistance, announces the upcoming release of its newly revised Certified Business and Technical Assistance Consultant (CBTAC) course.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

3 Tricks for Facilitating Blended Learning

InSync Training

Has your organization jumped on the blended learning bandwagon, yet? This formal- and informal-learning combination approach to training moves beyond “hot trend” – it offers the opportunity to support learners after structured events end.

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Introduction to xAPI in under 5 minutes [Video]

Adult Learning with Technology

Continuing on with sharing resources created in a recent course I completed on edX, here is a short video introducing xAPI in under 5 minutes. eLearning xAPI Experience API video

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Save your clients from themselves

Making Change

“Our job is to give the client what they want.” ” Sound familiar? It’s what I was told when I started. But decades later, I’d say this instead: “Our job is to make the client look good.”

Training your staff and managers on workplace safety to improve your work environment

Your Training Edge

Anyone who runs a company understands how essential workspace safety is. After all, we don’t want anyone to get hurt on the job, do we? Keeping workers safe is vital to creating a healthy workspace environment that employees will enjoy working in.

Corporate LMS Systems: When to Replace Outdated Software

TOPYX LMS

Corporate learning management systems provide a number of benefits to an organization: centralizing and standardizing company training, controlling L&D costs, and streamlining and improving the effectiveness of employee learning and development. LMS User Experience LMS Comparison Corporate LMS

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

No Coding Required: Now Anyone Can Build a Custom Mobile App

Mike Taylor

Surf the wave of ‘no code’ apps. I recently found a super slick mobile app creation tool called Glide. It works by presenting data from a Google Sheet in a nicely polished, easy to use app for your smartphone.

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What is Blended Learning, and Why is it Important?

ej4 eLearning

Most trainers and teachers have heard of blended learning. Perhaps you yourself have tried to incorporate it into your training programs. Still, the term has been used so much that it frequently gets misused.

Continuous Learning: How to Create Engaging Training Programs for Professional Development

Lambda Solutions

Did you know that 94% of employees say they would stay at their current job longer if they had access to a great training program providing career-growth opportunities? It's also good for the company to provide a continuous learning and development program.

Learning at Large Ep1: Building a learning culture for 45,000 salespeople

Elucidat

In this episode of the Learning at Large podcast, I talk to Paul Goundry , Head of Learning at Utility Warehouse.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

3 Ways to apply scenario-based learning in your training program

Matrix

The way adults learn has become a field of study rather recently. Its pioneer, Malcom Knowles identified several principles that lead mature learners: Adults are autonomous and self-directed.

Instructor Led Training vs. Self-Paced Learning. Which one works better for your company?

Paradiso

The ways of approaching educational processes directly influence the way knowledge are both understood and retained.

How Do You Ensure the Quality of eLearning Courses?

CommLab India

What are the factors that can affect the quality of eLearning? Find answer to six questions and ensure your online learning course is learner-worthy! eLearning Design eLearning Implementation

Nuts and Bolts: The Reading Challenge

Learning Solutions Magazine

Nuts and Bolts: The Reading Challenge. jane-bozarth. Tue, 05/07/2019 - 01:00

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There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

7 Essentials Of A Successful Mobile Learning Strategy

eLearning Industry

Broadly defined, mobile learning can happen anywhere, anytime, on any mobile device. To deploy mobile learning successfully, you’ll need to make that broad definition very specific to your organization and users. Here are 7 essentials to create a successful mobile learning strategy.

Debunking the Meritocracy Myth

CLO Magazine

A few years ago, I was the keynote speaker at a women’s diversity conference. That morning, I was chatting with Annie McKee, director of the University of Pennsylvania CLO program.

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What Are Video Learning and Microlearning and Why Should You Care About Them?

Coreaxis

When and why you should implement video learning and microlearning As an ever-changing company, you may find yourself faced with the decision of how best to disseminate new information throughout the business in a time-efficient and cost-effective way.

Communicate like a boss

Clear Lessons

Communicate like a boss. Effective leadership requires many skills but key is being able to communicate well, reports Bob Little. One key skill that all effective leaders need to have – regardless of the sort of effective leader they are – is being able to communicate.

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

Learning at Large Ep2: Using storytelling to make a million people take action

Elucidat

In this episode of the Learning at Large podcast, I talk to Daniel Hunter , Global Trainings Manager at 350.org.

Play It Casual – Why eLearning Courses Should Be a Bit Informal

Adobe Captivate

Even thinking about using informal content in corporate eLearning courses may seem like anathema to some organizations, but the fact is, informal eLearning is a thing! Yes, informal eLearning is a trend in eLearning, and not a new one at that. It is just a fresh, and slightly relaxed way of learning. Think of a YouTube video, or a colleague explaining you how to do something, both are informal ways of learning, but are super-effective.

5 Big Don’ts for Successful Webinar Presentations - Tip #211

Vignettes Learning

Over the years, I have done a lot of seminars, workshops, and talks - both virtually and in-person. The main challenge in virtual presentations is that your audience can’t see you and vice versa.

Choosing A Mobile-Friendly LMS For Successful Mobile Learning Implementation

eLearning Industry

A mobile learning strategy is nothing without a mobile-friendly LMS. Without the right system, implementation can be slow and painful. Here are a few factors to consider when choosing the right mobile-friendly LMS for your organisation. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.