Fri.Oct 18, 2019

Can Instructional Design Really Help Engagement?


Spoiler alert: yes. A study on instructional design found that it nearly tripled expected course completion rates. And a well-designed LMS can increase users by upwards of 5x. The post Can Instructional Design Really Help Engagement? appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All L&D Best Practices

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Trending Jobs in the third-largest economy in 2019

Your Training Edge

Japan is recognized as the Land of the Rising Sun and rightly so. It is a land full of opportunities and regularly opens up itself to new avenues of development.

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Creativity in the Workplace, Part 2: How to Teach Creativity

Absorb LMS

The benefits of creativity are clear: Companies regarded as creative lead competitors and peers in key metrics, like revenue growth and market share. And, according to LinkedIn Learning’s “ 2019 Workplace Learning Report ,” executives see the value.

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Hospitality LMS: What to Know


The hospitality industry is constantly evolving. According to Social Tables , some of the latest findings are an increased push to go green, companies looking for International meeting space, and hotel guests wanting a more “home-like” feel when traveling.

Go Beyond with Compliance Training

Speaker: Justin Muscolino, Head of Compliance Training North America, GRC Solutions

There are few words that will make corporate learners tune you out more quickly than "compliance” or “mandatory." Justin Muscolino, Head of North America Compliance Training for GRC Solutions, believes that compliance training can be engaging, interesting, and yes, sometimes fun - and he has the experience to back up that claim. Let’s be part of a push to remove this psychological block and do what’s best for our organizations. Who's in?

How a set of stick figures became Misfits


Back in 2013 I wrote a series of blog posts titled, Sketchnote School: 6 Steps to Great Conference Sketchnotes. Step 3 of that series is about Characters and Locations where I write about how to draw simple characters in the form of stick figures.

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How the Corporate Learning Management System Contributes to ROI

Training Industry

How the Corporate Learning Management System Contributes to ROI - Read more by Hope Williams on Training Industry. Uncategorized learning management system learning ROI LMS implementation training ROI

How to Create and Deliver the Best K-12 Learning Solutions

Hurix Digital

K-12 learning solutions refer to educational content from kindergarten to grade 12. The content is used to teach primary, middle and high school children.

The Training Dashboard: A Powerful Tool for L&D

Learning Wire

Data is now at the heart of everything we do. Used judiciously, it can give you key insights into how to plan for the future, drive projects, position your company, and assess your performance with ever-greater accuracy. Data opens up a world of new opportunities.

How to mitigate the risk of switching your LMS provider

Learning Pool

In 2018 Brandon Hall estimated that around a third of organisations wanted to replace their current LMS and 45% within the next year. Maybe you’re one of that growing band of organisations unhappy with their current LMS provider, but are worried about the consequences of switching?

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | October 18, 2019

Mike Taylor

Ignorance is the path to extinction…Not taking control of our own learning opportunities (or that of our teams) is the fastest way to make yourself irrelevant. – Ann Handley.

Training and Development — The New Profit Centers of Modern Corporates


When people talk about the L&D department during budget meetings, most associate it with the cost center part of the organization and treat it accordingly. Even when considering L&D or training and development initiatives, the activities inevitably are termed a cost center activity.

Why we hate to lose: using emotion to drive learning objectives

CLO Magazine

We have to admit that winning is pretty fun. When the winning shot is played or the deal is closed or the board game ends in triumph, it’s good to be the winner. You might say we all like #winning. But as much as we love to win, even more powerfully, we hate to lose.

How to Build Your Consilience Skills


The term “consilience” was coined by William Whewell to mean a unity of knowledge—or literally, a “jumping together” of knowledge. You may be thinking that the word “consilience” sounds familiar—that’s no mistake on our part. Co-founders Dianna Anderson and Merrill Anderson named Cylient after the word “consilience.” It points towards the creation of unified knowledge by finding places where different disciplines—or worldviews—connect to create shared understanding.

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.

7 Features That No Corporate Compliance Training Platform Is Complete Without

eLearning Industry

Compliance covers a range of sub-segments, from culture and safety to law and protocol. What mandatory features does your corporate compliance training platform require to facilitate all this without going over budget? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

6 Ways to Put Your Conference Learning into Practice

Learning Solutions Magazine

6 Ways to Put Your Conference Learning into Practice. bianca-woods. Fri, 10/18/2019 - 07:00

Guide Students Toward Completion: A Proven Method For Structuring Your Online Course

eLearning Industry

Students don't need more, they need a pathway that's going to get them a result. So whatever you're teaching, you must structure your course to help them get the outcomes they desire. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 Training Methods in the Workplace: Choose the Best for Your Employees

iSpring Solutions

According to a 2018 Training Industry report, average training expenditures for large companies increased from $17 million in 2017 to… Read More. Corporate Training

Employee Training Playbook by Lessonly

Strengthen new employees and develop existing teams with Lessonly’s Employee Training Playbook.

The Impact Of Content Curation In eLearning

eLearning Industry

I'm sure you'll agree with me when I say, "Learners find it difficult to learn with too much content." To avoid this, there's always a need for content curation in eLearning as this helps impact online training in many ways. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The knowledge machine

Learning with e's

Image by Mike MacKenzie on Flickr In 1972 I was living in the Netherlands, near to the NATO military base on which my father worked. One Saturday my family spent the day at a fair held by various members of the forces to raise money for charity.

Why Serious Games Work


What is a game? A game is an exploratory narrative, which the user is actively involved in. It is challenging and requires mental effort to progress. This built-in learning process is what makes games fun! To progress through levels in a game is to learn.

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Learning Pool Launch The Re-Branded Learning Experience Platform, Headstream At DevLearn 2019

eLearning Industry

Learning Pool’s Learning Experience Platform (LXP), Headstream, merges with the newly acquired Curatr LXP ahead of its first live US demo at DevLearn 2019 in Las Vegas. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

6 Tips for Reducing the Complexity of Custom eLearning Development

Complicated eLearning projects can be daunting to develop and manage, with many pieces, varied needs and expectations, and limited resources. Learn from an experienced eLearning provider how to simplify the process by adhering to these 6 strategic tips. Make your next big project a walk in the park.

Next Gen Storyboarding Tool Xunto to Launch at DevLearn 2019

Learning Solutions Magazine

Next Gen Storyboarding Tool Xunto to Launch at DevLearn 2019. news-editor. Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:59

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ZappAR Revamps ZapWorks To Support Mobile WebAR

Learning Solutions Magazine

ZappAR Revamps ZapWorks To Support Mobile WebAR. news-editor. Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:59

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Improve Your L&D Results and Relationships With Agile

Learning Solutions Magazine

Improve Your L&D Results and Relationships With Agile. bill-brandon. Fri, 10/18/2019 - 01:00

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