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Engaging Minds with Mystery

Allen Interactions

I magine – you are at a dimly-lit dinner party with four friends and an eccentric host. A flash of lighting briefly brightens the room, then all the lights go out. In the darkness, you hear a scuffle and a shout. When the lights return, the host is on the floor, not moving. All the guests remain seated in their chairs. Someone outside the room begins knocking frantically at the door…. CCAF Instructional Design Employee Training

The ROI of eLearning Templates and Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

eLearning templates, games, Customizable Courseware …when budgets are tight, how do you convince business leaders to fund all the eLearning goodies on your wish list?

3 critical must do’s for a modern L&D department

Kineo

If we’ve said it once, we’ve said it one hundred times - technology is changing, and it’s taking the elearning industry with it. As improvements and upgrades continue to be made to existing tools, and new tools are becoming available, L&D pros are beginning to pivot their goals to take elearning to the next level. To quote the late department store magnate John Wanamaker , “half my advertising is wasted, I just don’t know which half.”

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Training in a Turbulent Economy

Your Training Edge

With 2018 promising to be another economic trial, organizations are again looking for ways to streamline staffs and cut budgets while adjusting to new levels of productivity and progress. In addition, whether we like it or not, training is sometimes the first function to fall under scrutiny.

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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.

We Need to Change the Culture Around Sexual Harassment Training

David Kelly

A few weeks ago I was lamenting with a friend about the reports of sexual harassment being applied to Louis CK.

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Getting The Most out of an E-Learning Conference

LearnDash

Community events are a great way to network with others, learn something new, or both. Here’s how you can get the most out of your next conference. If you have never gone to an industry related conference then you are missing out. I know because I used to be that person that avoided them. It wasn’t until after I started regularly attending conferences that I saw how valuable they can be for building a business, building a network, learning, and just having fun.

Extended Enterprise Learning: What it can do for a Business Ecosystem?

ProProfs

Knowledge is powerful. The organizations that are able to tap into it and share it with stakeholders are able to outshine the competition. Having said that, companies that are making efforts to empower the affiliates (and look beyond its employee base) have better chances to succeed.

Online Learning Helps a Student Living with Cystic Fibrosis

D2L

Hayden is just like any other 14-year-old student at North Gwinnett High School. He loves sports, music, his classes, and his friends. He also happens … Continued. Accessibility Blended Learning Online Learning

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4 Online Learning Tools for Impactful Sales Training

CommLab India

Read about 4 learning tools that make online sales training modules impactful. Learning Technology Sales Training

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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.

Six common micro-learning myths

Clive on Learning

Micro-learning can justifiably be accused of being the latest digital learning bandwagon, here today, gone tomorrow.

Discovering Instructional Design Part 1 – Foundations

The E-Learning Curve

Instructional Design (ID) is the practice of maximizing the effectiveness, efficiency and accessibility of instruction and other learning experiences. Continue Reading → The post Discovering Instructional Design Part 1 – Foundations appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

5 Reasons iSpring Learn LMS Earned the Top Spot on GetApp

CommLab India

This blog helps decision makers looking to invest in an LMS by listing the factors that helped iSpring Learn LMS top the GetApp ranking chart. Learning Technology iSpring LMS

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Making eLearning work for everyone

Skillsoft

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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.

Should you use a script for your systems training videos?

Litmos

BONUS: This post contains video examples to help you determine your best process. In this article, I'm going to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using a script to record and create systems training videos for your learners, whether they're employees, customers, partners, or what-have-you.

History Need Not Repeat

CLO Magazine

Patrick Mullane is executive director of HBX, a division of Harvard Business School. Around 370 B.C., Plato wrote of a story told by Socrates to Phaedrus. In that story, a god tries to give the gift of writing to the Egyptian King Thamus.

Knowing Your Audience is Key to Great Data Storytelling

Watershed

Up to this point in our Data Storytelling series we’ve not only covered the importance of telling stories with data , but also how to structure stories using the Hero’s Journey. But like any great writer, you need to consider two critical aspects before putting pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard).

Inside L&D: Context and Collaboration in Learning

CLO Magazine

People need context and connection for real learning to happen, says Jeannette Winters, senior vice president and chief human resource officer at Igloo Product Corp.

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.

Six common micro-learning myths

Clive on Learning

Micro-learning can justifiably be accused of being the latest digital learning bandwagon, here today, gone tomorrow.

(Part 2) Integrating a Competency Management Method: Why It Results in Success

Avilar

While competency management is sometimes seen as a “complementary” resource to existing human resources functions such as acquisition, training, and succession planning, it is, in fact, much more important than that.

How HTML5 Paved the Way for Rapid E-learning Development

CommLab India

Discover how HTML5 made rapid e-learning course development possible. Learning Technology HTML5

Managing your courses just got a lot easier with Content Controller v2.0

Rustici Software

Most eLearning content providers send their courses off into the world with no ability to manage them once released. Content Controller lets you centrally host your content so you can automatically make updates, gain insight into usage and enforce licenses. And in Content Controller v2.0,

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.

Develop High-Impact Video-based Learning with Adobe Captivate

CommLab India

This blog highlights the features of Adobe Captivate useful to develop video-based learning. eLearning Design video based learning

8 Resources That Will Help You Learn About xAPI

Riptide Software

Are you trying to figure out what xAPI is all about and what it means for your organization? You’re not alone!

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5 Flexible Online Learning Tools for Pharmaceutical Product Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic for five easy online learning tools that can be used for pharmaceutical product training. Training Solutions product sales training

Microlearning Leapfrogging - How to Succeed Against All Odds - Tip #160

Vignettes Learning

This year I've had projects that I would classify as instances of leapfrogging. Leapfrogging means vaulting from traditional, basic brick-and-mortar (classroom) learning into the rapid and instant Microlearning approach.

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.

Typography Plays a Key Role in eLearning UX by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

A key factor in UX, typography helps set the tone of eLearning. It can affect cognitive load and even influence learner. engagement. Getting Started Graphic Design

The one thing your sales training is missing

Zunos

Training and motivating are loaded words. Traditional sales training is often outdated, boring and ineffective. Motivating sales teams to show up and be their best day after day takes time, energy and creativity from managers. Neither are easy tasks when your organization lacks the proper tools to train and motivate your sales teams

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Nuts and Bolts: What Are Your 2018 Goals? by Jane Bozarth

Learning Solutions Magazine

You’re probably thinking about your 2018 goals this month. But do they include better compliance training? Here’s why they. should. Design Strategies Professional Development Training Strategies