Thu.Sep 14, 2017

6 Must-Read Learning Game Design Books

Knowledge Guru

Designing a game is no easy task, but do you know what’s even more difficult? Designing a game that helps people actually learn something. The BLP team (creators of Knowledge Guru) is no stranger to the challenges that come with learning game creation. That’s why we read about it!

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Networking and Social Media in Education – Video Interview with Josh Murdock


We have been talking a lot about building effective eLearning courses and the importance of engaging and motivating the students along the eLearning journey. What we haven’t talked about yet is how to utilize networking and social media for making learning effective.

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Smoke and mirrors

Learning with e's

Photo by Sarah Joy on Flickr Hidden away in the heart of the ancient Barbican area of Plymouth, England are the authentic Mayflower Steps. You probably know the story.

Are you using videos in your eLearning?


Are you using videos in your eLearning? I recently read a statistic that 98% of organizations included video in their digital learning strategies in 2016. After reading this statistic I started to evaluate my videos and questioning when I use videos and are they engaging my users.

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!

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Teach Soft Skills With eLearning Brothers Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

Is your team struggling with communicating clearly? Missed deadlines and confusion about project goals are all signs that your team may need to work on interpersonal skills. Never fear—the eLearning Brothers are here to help!

5 Challenges with Implementing an LMS & How to Overcome Them


With every new piece of software, there are implementation challenges. And an LMS is no different! There are important decisions to be made, tasks to be assigned and a learning curve for all involved. No need to worry though, we’re here to help!

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CoreAxis Selected as a 2017 Top 20 Health and Safety Training Company by Training Industry


We’re thrilled to announce that CoreAxis Consulting has been named one of the 2017 Top 20 Health and Safety Training Companies by Training Industry! This recognition is earned based on a number of factors that exhibit a company as a leader in the field. We’re honored to have been given this distinction, as part of Training Industry’s mission to continually monitor the marketplace for the best providers of training services and technologies.

5 Productivity Hacks for Virtual Classroom Teachers by Liz Hardy

Learning Solutions Magazine

In the virtual classroom, there’s a difference between a busy instructor and a productive one. Here are five ways to stay on track. and productive. Getting Started Management Virtual Classrooms

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.

5 Benefits to Integrating your LMS with your HRIS

Roundtable Learning

HR platforms and systems are filled with employee data and paper-heavy processes, making them extremely difficult to remove once installed.

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Kineo’s work shortlisted for learning technologies awards


Awards season will shortly be upon us, and Kineo's work with clients has once again been shortlisted for the Learning Technologies Awards. Hundreds of entries from a wide range of sectors across the world have been whittled down to this year’s ‘impressive and record-breaking shortlist’.

Someone Stole Your Course, But Does It Matter?


As soon as your course starts to become popular you can rest assured that someone will figure out a way to steal it – but should you care? Security and content protection are two topics that we get asked about quite a bit. It is something I have discussed this a few times before as well, but more so from the technical standpoint. I want to briefly talk about this concept from a business perspective. Listen, I get it: seeing your hard work ripped off is painful as a business owner.

3 Ways Learning Analytics Can Be Used to Evaluate Formative Assessments [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to know 3 ways learning analytics can be used to evaluate formative assessments. eLearning Design Learning Analytics

The Essential Template for Your Customer Training Strategy

Looking to build your customer training strategy? The process can be overwhelming, if you don’t have a set plan from the start. This template can help.

How Hard is Choosing your LMS?

AXIOM Learning Solutions

Choosing an LMS can be like choosing any other software for your business… it can take up a good amount of resources and money, there are. Read More. The post How Hard is Choosing your LMS? appeared first on AXIOM Learning Solutions.

5 keys to online learning success


Today’s working force is very different than it was ten, maybe twenty years ago. Time is perceived differently as there doesn’t seem to be enough of it anymore. Everything happens with great speed, schedules are packed and extra activities such as learning are becoming harder and harder to fit in.

Using Virtual Reality to Improve Memory

InSync Training

With modern blended learning, we strive to build skills beyond the classroom, and support learners in how they work and live. Guest blogger Jenny Holt explores an exciting aspect of the digital age.

7 Frequently Asked Questions About Gamification

ID Mentors

Asymptote is an interesting concept in Algebra. It is a straight line that continually approaches a given curve but does not meet it at any finite distance. The learning field is something like that.

Take training beyond your LMS: technical considerations for extended enterprise

You know the benefits of extended enterprise. But how do you execute the plan? Learn more about the technical considerations that can help you create a strategy to manage the delivery and tracking of product training across a variety of systems.

Game-Based Learning Within Your Budget

CommLab India

This blog will talk of how it is possible to create effective game-based courses within a limited budget. eLearning Design game based learning

Training from 10 to 10,000: Organizing your training with Branches in eFrontPro


Who doesn’t like a good branch? It’s like breakfast, only a little later in the day, a little more leisurely, and involving lots of cool fruits and pastries in Instagrammable arrangements.

Lengthy Legacy Course Conversion into Bite-sized Learning in Just 4 Weeks

CommLab India

This blog showcases the case study of converting a 119-slide, one-hour legacy course into bite-sized learning modules within 4 weeks, using Articulate Storyline. Learning Technology Legacy course conversion

Hold the Authoring Tool: What To Do Before Your eLearning Course Design

SHIFT eLearning

When you go into a fun house or corn maize, there are literally dozens of paths that you can try to take. What strategy do you take when trying to complete the course? Do you run as fast as you can, not caring how many wrong turns or dead ends you take?

Aligning Customer Training With Certifications

Want to deliver a cohesive customer training certification program? From strategy to systems to job functions, it's time for us to reassess how learning and certifications are delivered together. Download the guide to see how!

Designing an Effective Online Course


Online education is achieving new milestones every day. From MOOCs to live online classes or flipped classrooms to hybrid courses, a number of options are available for online courses. Previously, online courses could be accessed only on desktops, which is no longer the case.

Meeting Personalized Training Challenges with Mobile Learning

CommLab India

Personalized learning leaving you befuddled? Don’t worry, mobile learning technology comes to the rescue! Learning Technology mobile learning

Creating Healthy Workplaces: Fit Body, Fit Mind?

Growth Engineering

Does workplace exercise really make us happier and more productive? We decided to find out with a pre-work workout, BodyCoach HIIT style! When did you last leave your desk, increase your heart rate or simply go for a walk? If you’re office based, the answer may be hours ago.

What Is Bespoke eLearning? Featuring 6 Killer Examples

Adobe Captivate

The edge that a bespoke or custom developed course has over off-the-shelf course is well established. In this article I will illustrate the power of bespoke eLearning to create sticky learning through 6 examples.

2017 Customer Training Benchmarks Study

What are the baseline metrics for a successful customer training program? Find out in Skilljar's inaugural customer training benchmarks study, which includes an analysis of completion rates, course duration, and more. Click to download.

What’s an iFrame and How Can I Use it?


Want to know more about using iFrames in eLearning content? Inline frames (or simply iFrames) can help you create far more visually engaging content for your learners – which we all know is very important for the success of any online courses and learning materials.

What Is Rapid E-learning Development – And What It Is Not

CommLab India

Rapid eLearning Development is a training manager’s answer to today’s course creation challenges. But can it be used everywhere? Learning Technology Rapid Elearning Development

Captivate kompakt: Fluid Boxes – Freie Objektpositionierung & statische Fluid Boxes

Adobe Captivate

In diesem Video zeige ich Ihnen, wie Sie dank freier Objektpositionierung und statischer Fluid Boxes responsive Projekte noch freier gestalten können. link]. Video Adobe captivate 2017 Captivate kompakt fluid box freie Objektpositionierung statisch uhrig