Tue.Jul 02, 2019

Declare Your Independence From Tired Training

InSync Training

This week, America celebrates Independence Day. We come together at barbecues, on the beach, and with family and friends to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

Instructional Design Portfolio Resources

Experiencing eLearning

Everyone working in instructional design, learning experience design, or elearning should have a portfolio. This is especially true for people who are job seeking or working independently. Why do you need a portfolio?

5 podcasts every e-learning professional should listen to

E-Learning Provocateur

…or should that be “to which every e-learning professional should listen”? Never mind, I can end a sentence with a preposition if I want to. Arcane grammar jokes aside, I’m a late bloomer to podcasts.

5 Tips for Determining if Your Online Course Has a Market


Before you build it, you have to first determine if it is worth it. There are many reasons why you may decide to create an online course. Maybe when you were trying to learn something, you found few resources with a systematic approach to transferring the knowledge you needed.

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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.

Gaining Competitive Success Using Best LMS Software


Driving Measurable Outcomes Using LMS for Extended Workforce Training. In today’s fast-paced world, organizations are shifting towards using the best LMS software to deliver training for the internal and external workforce.

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Why Your Organization Needs a Learning Ecosystem

Lambda Solutions

- 3 MIN READ -. The definition of learning - particularly within organizations and corporations - has changed radically over the last several years. Once, learning was understood as a process that occurred within sanctioned environments - i.e., classrooms or training sites.

How Can Landscape Architecture Affect Our Mental Health?

Your Training Edge

Even if you are not consciously aware of this, the environment in which we live can affect us, and not just aesthetically. It can hurt or help our health and our mental well-being in a variety of ways.

How Small L&D Teams Can Reach Thousands of Learners with an LMS


Instructor-led classes account for 78 percent of training that companies offer.¹ This can be very limiting for small L&D teams, as instructor-led classes aren’t scalable for larger learner bases.

3 Reasons Learning Management Systems are Beneficial to Manufacturers


Technology will keep evolving with time, creating a gap between what you know today and what you must know tomorrow. It is inherent that technology advances will bring- skill gaps, which if not bridged within time, can be very perilous for any industry, especially the manufacturing industry

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.

Contexts By Cognitions

Clark Quinn

So, in my last post , I talked about exploring the links between cognitions on the one hand (situated, distributed, social), and contexts (aligning with how we think, work, & learn).

How to create a successful employee training program with Paradiso LMS?


To increase the cognitive and work capacity within your company you must encourage learning and innovation among your employees.

How to Design Smarter Learning Experiences

Blue Sky eLearn

Recently, I listened to a Leading Learning podcast that featured Connie Malamed a learning experience design consultant. Being in the LMS industry and seeing all of the different ways our clients design and present their eLearning programs, I always find topics like these interesting to share.

5 Guidelines for Evaluating Your Curated eLearning Content


In today’s world, it should be easy to acquire the right content for an eLearning course. The internet has countless videos, articles, blog posts, and DIY tutorials available at our fingertips.

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.

Blends, borders and boundaries

Learning with e's

Photo by Sylwia Bartyzel on Unsplash Here are some further thoughts on the 'blend' in blended learning: Blends are made of disparate elements. Elements are often separated by boundaries, and these must be transgressed if blends are to be effected.

The Importance of eBooks in a Flipped Classroom


Flipping the classroom has become a hot topic in educational circles in recent times. The idea is that students first learn course content online, usually at home, and the time in the classroom is devoted to what used to be traditionally homework, with the teacher’s assistance.

How to organize online training for your remote employees and skyrocket their skills!


With the rapid growth of technology in the workforce, more and more employees are choosing remote work. All over the globe, 70% of people do remote work at least one day a week, and 53% of employees do remote work for half the week or more.

Think Like a Marketer to Engage and Influence Learners

Learning Solutions Magazine

Think Like a Marketer to Engage and Influence Learners. bianca-baumann. Tue, 07/02/2019 - 01:00

Monetizing Customer Education: Free, Fee, and Everything In Between

Some of the best customer education programs monetize customer training to help offset program costs, fuel new initiatives, and enable additional investment in your programs. In this webinar, Skilljar will discuss the free-to-fee continuum and share best practices for developing a pricing and packaging strategy for your education offers.

5 Questions to Know If Microlearning Works for Your Organization

CommLab India

Microlearning in online training is on, so what’s holding you from opting for it? 5 questions to decide if microlearning is the hack to your training woes. eLearning Design Microlearning

One Thing All Course Designers Should Do

Rapid eLearning

I’m asked to review courses all the time and one of the most frustrating things is to go through the course and find the developer has locked every slide. This requires that I have to click through every screen, interaction, and quiz before I can get to specific places for review.

Prepping Middle Schoolers for 21st Century Careers

CLO Magazine

When thinking about their childhood education, most Americans remember science and math as part of the curriculum. Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are integral for childhood education development.

How to Develop an Employee Onboarding Plan for Your Business


Onboarding encompasses a lot of things. There’s so much for your team to consider and implement and a lot of information for your new hire to take in. It can be overwhelming. This is where an employee onboarding plan comes in.

The Definitive Guide to Customer Education Metrics

As you build and scale your customer education program, the right data can help you identify patterns, make evidence-based decisions, and adapt strategy to meet business goals. In this eBook, Skilljar will share the data and metrics best practices that have helped their customers meet program goals and communicate business impact.



You might recall that a few months ago we showcased our first two performance dashboard widgets: the User Lesson Plan Performance Widget and the User Performance Detail Report Widget.

How to Spot Employee Performance Challenges and Provide the Right Training

Clarity Consultants

Employee performance challenges can be the result of a lack of appropriate training. When a team member lacks knowledge in a critical area, productivity and the quality of their work can both suffer.

7 Features Your Employee Training Software Should Have For High User Engagement

eLearning Industry

Your employee training software should do one key thing for your learners - make learning as engaging as possible. You need an LMS with the essential features that encourage high user engagement. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

7 must-see highlights at LT19 Summer Forum

Sponge UK

Make the most of the summer’s biggest learning conference with our handy guide to some of the unmissable highlights

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Top E-Learning Software - Recommendations and Pricing

Zero in on the best E-Learning software for your company. Get expert recommendations and pricing comparisons based on your specific needs.