Sun.Oct 07, 2018

MWL Newsletter No 85

Jane Hart

Posts & about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) for the week 30 Sep – 6 Oct. TBL upends the Web; Trust, tools & teamwork; why myths matter; leaderboards are sexist; & more). Modern Workplace Learning

How to Choose the Right Blended Learning Model for your Corporate Training

Obsidian Learning

Blended learning combines traditional face-to-face classroom teaching with online instruction. It’s a simple concept but becomes more complex when you consider that there is no one way to blend learning; online and face-to-face instruction can be combined into thousands of blended learning models.

What Is Microlearning? What You Need To Know About The Future Of Training

eLearning Industry

To move us away from cognitive overload in learning, and to align with trends in information processing, we have come into the era of microlearning. But what exactly is microlearning? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Microlearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Free eLearning eBooks Microlearning Best Practices Microlearning Examples

What Is Time Management & Why Is It Important?

WalkMe Training Station

“You really need to improve your time management skills.”. I remember the first time my mother said that to me. At the time, I actually wanted to ask her, “what is time management?” But I was too proud. I found out for myself what it is over the years. And I’ve come a long way since then.

[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.

What Is A Learning Culture And Why Do You Need One?

eLearning Industry

What is a learning culture and why do you need to promote one? Today, I'll explain why learning needs to be 'the way we do things here'. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate Learning And Development Free eLearning eBooks Learning Culture

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8 Tips To Create Engaging Mandatory Online Training

eLearning Industry

Low employee engagement and poor accessibility are no matches for modern learning technologies. In this article, I’ll share 8 tips to use eLearning to overcome the pitfalls of mandatory online training. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices eLearning Challenges Employee Engagement

How to Create a Graph in Excel that Impresses Your Boss


Excel, one of several programs in the Microsoft Suite does more than most people realize. Typically, this is something used for crunching numbers, but beyond that, Excel is an excellent solution for developing graphs.

Copyright And Licence Issues In eLearning You Should Be Aware Of

eLearning Industry

Many of us use images to enhance our eLearning content. However, most of us may not be aware of the copyright issues that are hidden behind the act of “click and save picture as”, especially when we see the word “Free”. We should be aware of what this word really means each time before we fall into any legal issues. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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How to Increase Staff Interaction with Their Online Training


With the right resources, your leadership team can develop an online training program that gets your staff excited about learning. Whether employees need new or additional skills and knowledge, an LMS helps your administrators and managers prepare their teams for a successful career. What Is an LMS?

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.

Beat The Clock! The Best 5 Time Management Tips For eLearning Professionals

eLearning Industry

When you’re managing eLearning projects without a planned schedule and zero time management, seeing them through their end can be a huge challenge. Find in this article the best 5 time management tips for eLearning professionals to beat the clock and stay ahead of deadlines. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Project Management eLearning Professionals eLearning Project Management Tips Time Management Time Management Tips

The Art of Prioritising: Is It Important or Is It Urgent?


Prioritising is more than just an act; it is an art. However, many people question whether it is merely important or actually urgent. Without question, prioritising work is critical. In fact, this is something that could make the difference between accomplishing goals and failing.

3 Steps To Better Healthcare Training

eLearning Industry

Healthcare workers are bombarded with challenges; training doesn’t have to be one of them. Follow these 3 steps to take your healthcare organization’s learning assets to the next level, and achieve the operational and employee performance needed to meet the complex demands of this industry. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Learning And Development Corporate Training

Join GO1 at DevLearn 2018 in Vegas


GO1 is excited to announce that we will be at world-leading learning and development conference, DevLearn, in Las Vegas from 24-26 October. Come and meet the GO1 team where you can: Learn about accessing 5,000 courses in one subscription through GO1 Premium.

[Webinar] Driving Customer Health Through Education

How actionable is your customer education data? And are you combining it with other business metrics to uncover the impact of your training program? Innovative Education Services teams are integrating their Customer Training Platform (CTP) and CRM systems to uncover valuable insights, and answer mission-critical business questions. Join Skilljar and Pat Durante, President of the Computer Education Management Association and Senior Director, Technical Enablement at Talend for a Q&A webinar exploring the intersection of customer health and education.

8 Tips to Choose the Best LMS for Workforce Development


Read our top 8 tips for selecting an LMS for workforce development. Learning Management System

The Importance of Ergonomics for Material Handling


5 Things to Keep in Mind for an Impactful Instructional Design Process

Adobe Captivate

Most organizations will have their own instructional design process which they use to create course materials for their employees. If the developer uses a non-standardized, haphazard way of creating courses, then the quality of training provided to the employees will suffer. Below, we look at five things you need to keep in mind with regard to instructional design processes. Creating an Instructional Design Document (IDD).

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What to Include in Your Communications Plan When Launching Your New LMS


A Learning Management System, or LMS, is an excellent way to deliver automated training. In today’s working world, an LMS is a vital part of any company’s learning and development strategy. Not only does this benefit your leadership team, but also every employee within your organization.

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.

Why Use Digital Body Language And Learning Analytics?

Adobe Captivate

Collecting and combining data can clearly provide valuable information in designing and developing smart learning. The potential of learning analytics to enable smart learning remains a non-investigated concept. In this article, I discuss digital body language and learning analytics. Digital Body Language And Learning Analytics. Learning and Development today should be all about the learner—what they want, what they need, and when they need it.