Mon.Nov 13, 2017

Are You Creating Course Storyboards?

LearnDash

It isn’t uncommon for people to just start creating lessons in their course, but a course without a plan, or storyboard, may face serious problems down the line. Would you go hiking on an unknown trail without a map? You could, but it wouldn’t be very smart.

The Rise of the Digitals

Your Training Edge

We are living in an age of technology where electronic devices have become an integral part of anyone’s life. People who use technology too frequently and have a high adoption rate for the latest technology are referred to as “Digitals”. As technology is improving, there is a rise in Digitals.

Webinar Recap: Adaptive Storyboarding Tools

eLearning Brothers

Storyboarding is a communication tool, whether it be from you to a developer, from you to a stakeholder, or from you to yourself two weeks from now when you finally sit down to work but have forgotten all the creative ideas you had!

Top 4 questions about xAPI

Kineo

As digital learning continues to evolve, many people have begun to wonder how L&D professionals will step up their systems and begin including more robust options for integrations, tracking, and reporting. Fortunately, over the last few years Experience API, or xAPI, has been developed and is lending a hand in creating a more powerful dynamic between learning platforms and reporting mechanisms.

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Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

A well-designed learning curriculum develops and nurtures skills needed to achieve organizational and business goals with the most effective and engaging set of experiences. This ebook outlines 5 critical steps to develop learning solutions that will help you achieve the most ambitious objectives.

5 Reasons to Get Started Using Scenario-Based E-Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

Core Inc.’s ’s engagement survey results indicate that managers do not give enough feedback to their teams.

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How to Have Difficult Conversations as a Leader

Learnloft

One of the biggest challenges most leaders face today is having difficult conversations with their people. Here’s a simple approach you can use. Talk to Them, Not At Them. No one likes a boss who constantly talks down to them or makes them feel little.

The case of Free SSL for custom TalentLMS domains

TalentLMS

One of the most important, albeit technical, improvement introduced in the latest TalentLMS release is the free SSL for custom domains. In this article, I will provide an intro to this functionality, the rationale behind it and what it means for you as a user. The Internet is a dangerous place.

How E-Learning Can Help Your Business Grow

ICDTranslation

Efficient training is a key factor in determining the smooth operation of any company and a precondition of a successful business growth.

Unsure where to start in IT? Here’s what the data says.

Skillsoft

Looking for IT resources? Check out these popular titles from our books collection. IT skills training books collection IT resource

How to Use Customer Training Data to Make Better Business Decisions

You may think customer training is crucial to the success of your organization, but do you have the data to prove it? Download the guide now, and learn how to prove the value of your customer training programs.

5 Reasons to Get Started Using Scenario-Based E-Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

Core Inc.’s ’s engagement survey results indicate that managers do not give enough feedback to their teams. After a needs assessment, Tara, the training department’s instructional designer, determined that one of the reasons managers are struggling is that they do not practice effective strategies for delivering feedback. One manager commented, “I find that some members on my team become defensive when I give them feedback. They can’t take the truth.”

Using Interactive Materials in Custom eLearning

eLearning Company

When it comes to eLearning planning, the importance of custom eLearning interactions cannot be stressed enough. Online learning without engagement is a waste of organization’s time and resources.

Margin Notes: Hyper-specialization in an Organization

Abilitie

Note: This is the first of a new kind of blog post we’re trying out -- Margin Notes. Margin Notes are quick snippets to get your (and our!) mental energy percolating. Fewer than 250 words, stimulating, sometimes controversial. Enjoy!

10 Favorite LMS Features and Why We Love Them

Avilar

As a competency management company, we talk to business and learning leaders all the time about their workforce development programs. Our conversations often center on how they can maximize their learning management systems (LMS) to advance the knowledge, skills, and abilities of their employees.

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Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

Webinars, Community and Engagement: 5 Reasons to Integrate Live, Online Events Into Your Online Community

CommPartners

Recently, at the Higher Logic Super Forum, I along with an association colleague facilitated a session on the virtues of developing an integrated approach for bringing together online community and an LMS as a single engagement offering. During the session, we discussed that frequently associations have these areas configured as unique offerings. In reality both […]. Blog association community e-learning elearning online events social learning webinars

Leaders in the Limelight: Jonathan Searle by Susan Jacobs

Learning Solutions Magazine

Jonathan Searle shares some thoughts on influences that have shaped his career as a learning leader at Genesys. Management Professional Development

Learning Tools Top 10 for 2017

The E-Learning Curve

Every year Jane Hart of C4LPT asks learning professionals to submit their Top 10 Learning Tools for the previous twelve months. Continue Reading → The post Learning Tools Top 10 for 2017 appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. E-Learning E-learning Deployment E-learning Design E-learning Development E-learning Tools Workplace Learning

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Marc My Words: The Future of Learning Assessment by Marc Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

Have you been thinking much about the future of learning assessment? If not, you should be. Here’s why, and what to do about. Design Strategies Measurement Training Strategies

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.

5 Things You Need to Know Before Starting a Franchise

Powerhouse Hub

Ensure you're ready to franchise your business with these tips to start a franchise

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Microlearning is The “It’s-ALWAYS-THERE” Solution - Tip #157

Vignettes Learning

What happens to the behaviors of learners and workers after they have been accustomed to Microlearning? For over 10 years I have seen early adoptions and maturing implementation of Microlearning. They all come in different forms and shapes, which is great.

Bringing the Fun to the Game by Mindy Wallis

Eat Learn Repeat

Most people don’t enjoy the training that they’re assigned by their employers, so the L & D industry has spent a lot of time talking about “gamification” over the past few years. Because who doesn’t love games? Of course, the training itself is still compulsory, so just making it more “game-like” is unlikely to make it more fun. Because doing something that you don’t want to do isn’t fun. We know this, right?

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How to Encourage Innovative Thinking

GO1

Do your employees need an extra push when it comes to creativity? A lot of people think that new ideas will just come to them and wait to be inspired by something that never appears. But, innovative thinking is really about applying the knowledge you already possess and using the environment around you to conjure […]. The post How to Encourage Innovative Thinking appeared first on GO1 Learning. Professional Development Social & Community eLearning innovation training

Best Practices for Launching an External LMS

When launching a new platform to deliver customer and partner training, there are a few key items to keep in mind. The best and simplest way to stay organized during this process is to follow the tried-and-true practices outlined in this eBook.

6 things to keep in mind when publishing eLearning content

Firmwater

Our customers often come to us with issues that arise when users engage with their learning content. Maybe a video animation isn't working as expected or they're not sure why they can't see a student's quiz responses in the LMS report.

Find out What’s in the GO1 November Update

GO1

Over the past few months the GO1 team has been improving on the functionality of our Awards tools that allow you to create custom training programs for your team combining your own training with off the shelf content. In our November update we have made assigning Awards to users in bulk easier by leveraging our […]. The post Find out What’s in the GO1 November Update appeared first on GO1 Learning. GO1 News Assign Learning

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The CISI Essex Branch Annual Dinner and branch meeting

Unicorn Training

I recently attended the CISI Essex Branch Annual Dinner at the County Hotel, Chelmsford.

LearnUpon Celebrates Big Win at Deloitte Technology Fast 50

LearnUpon

We’re delighted to announce that LearnUpon, the leading learning management system, came in third place at the 2017 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 awards. Our first year entering the awards, it’s an amazing win and honor to be named one of the fastest growing technology companies in Ireland.

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.