Mon.Dec 04, 2017

Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2017

eLearning 24-7

Before we dive into this year’s top 10 authoring tools, a funny thing happened to me this week – rib injury. As a result a delay in the post and up front apology for that. Anyone who has hurt a rib, knows the thrill of agony from it.

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?

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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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.

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.

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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.

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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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

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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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.

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

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).

(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,

[Webinar] How Zenefits Uses a Customer Enablement Tech Stack to Drive Adoption

The Education Services team at Zenefits was looking to provide easily accessible and immediately usable education offerings to drive customer adoption and engagement. The company addressed this challenge by connecting the technologies powering its training, support and customer advocacy programs into an ecosystem for customer enablement. This ecosystem has made it simpler for customers to onboard, and for the Zenefits team to maximize and measure the net impact of their initiatives. In this session, Melanie Gallo, Senior Director of Education Services at Zenefits, will team up with Skilljar to share learnings and best practices from their experience in creating this customer enablement ecosystem.

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

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.

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

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

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

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.

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

Making eLearning work for everyone

Skillsoft

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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.

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.

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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Leaders in the Limelight: Neha Gupta by Susan Jacobs

Learning Solutions Magazine

Neha Gupta discusses leaving a leadership role at Citigroup, which employs 17,000, to join an 11-person startup. Management Professional Development