Mon.May 20, 2019

My Oprah Moment: ATD ICE 2019

Learning Rebels

Oprah was the keynote speaker at the Association for Talent Development, International Conference and Expo (ATD ICE) this morning and she dropped the mic on all of us. I wish I could say that everyone got a car, but I guess that is not what the universe had in mind for me today.

Who Does What? Setting Expectations in SME Relationships

Learning Solutions Magazine

Who Does What? Setting Expectations in SME Relationships. pamela-hogle. Mon, 05/20/2019 - 01:00

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4 Useful Tips on How to Choose an MBA Program

Your Training Edge

With the growing number of MBA programs offered in different universities and colleges across the globe, it’s a daunting task to choose from a wide array of choices. However, deciding where you should apply can be easier by determining your long-term goals.

Does Video Improve Engagement and Learning?

Patti Shank

A Huffington Post article title tells us that Research Confirms Video Improves Learning Results. According to the article, the author asked 500 learning practitioners if they believed that video improves learning outcomes. He measured respondents’ opinions of video.

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Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

We Don’t Have Time For That Social Stuff

The Simple Shift

Many leaders argue that their people don’t have time to create content, share knowledge, answer questions, reflect on their own work, blog, etc – you know, social behaviors. No time? There is plenty of time but it’s being wasted. But where? A quick Google search on the topic of time wasting at work revealed endless […]. collaboration Social Learning Social networks

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Sponge crowned Medium Business of the Year at regional awards

Sponge UK

Plymouth Business Awards celebrate ‘those driving Britain’s Ocean City forward'

Does Time Matter For Learning? It Does.

Patti Shank

Stakeholders who request workplace training and other performance interventions often push for speed over quality. Workers are busy and time to learn is time where people could be accomplishing job tasks. We design primarily for speed as a result.

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Benefits of Investing in Custom eLearning Courses for your Enterprise

Hurix Digital

The Internet provides training companies and corporate organizations a wealth of options to download off-the-shelf training and elearning courses for their employees and learners. Not only are these elearning courses easily available but are also economically viable.

How Well Do We Learn From Experiential Or Inquiry Learning Approaches?

Patti Shank

Direct instruction directly teaches the content. People are supplied with content and activities that help them build needed background knowledge. And we make sure that what they know is correct and usable.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

This Is What Marvel Can Teach You About Making Better Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

Almost two years ago, in August of 2017, the filming of Avengers: Endgame began. Two years later, the film released on April 26, 2019 and achieved the highest opening weekend sales for a movie ever.

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Microlearning, Macrolearning. What Does Research Tell Us?

Patti Shank

In the last year I have increasingly hear L&D practitioners talk about microlearning like it’s “the answer.” What is it the answer to, exactly? The response: Nearly everything. But knowing that we must create learning experiences that fit specific needs, I felt doubtful.

Learning and development's two customers

Clive on Learning

Imagine if you had to satisfy not one set of customers but two. Both were demanding, and each was looking for quite different things. Well, such is the lot of the learning professional.

Should We Use Background Music With Instruction? No.

Patti Shank

The general rationale for not using background music is that it increases harmful cognitive load. Cognitive load relates to mental processes (like perception, thinking, and organizing) used for thinking, learning, and working.

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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.

Let’s Talk Scenarios! Bryan chats with Anna Sabramowicz

eLearningArt

Advice, tips, and surprising reveals! I had the recent good fortune of sitting down with the great Anna Sabramowicz, whose master-level eLearning-scenario building skills I’ve admired for years.

4 Best Practices For Tech Employee Training

eLearning Industry

Technology might be taking over the world; but as a tool, it’s only as good as the hands that wield it. Which is why tech employee training has become hugely important in software companies today. Nowadays, you need to find the most creative ways to train your tech staff for maximum impact.

How Motivational Design Can Fix Your Instructional Design [GUIDE]

eLogic Learning

Instructional design tells you how to make a course. It… Read more The post How Motivational Design Can Fix Your Instructional Design [GUIDE] appeared first on eLogic Learning: Learning Management System (LMS) | Enterprise LMS. Blog eLearning eLogic Blog Uncategorized

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ATD ICE 2019: Keynote Recap: Oprah Winfrey

Ashley Chiasson

THAT is how excited I am for today’s keynote! Oprah is an institution. As a child of the 80s, her 4pm show was a mainstay in nearly every household I spent time in. Growing up, I spent a lot of time being babysat by my two homemaker aunts and my grandmother.

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.

Addressing the Challenges of New Hire Training with eLearning

CommLab India

Unsure of how to train your new hires? Read this blog to know why eLearning would be the right choice for new hire training. eLearning Design New Hire Training

Strategic Planning For Custom eLearning Development

eLearning Industry

Be proactive with a strategic plan: ask the right questions, take a fresh look at your learners and culture, and form an accurate big picture. You will be set up to prevent issues, create opportunities, and launch the goal-driven learning experiences your company needs at the right time.

The Impact of Declining Enrollments

Beyond Campus Innovations

Higher education student enrollments have been declining steadily in recent years. While the reasons behind the trend are varied, the impact on institutions could be fatal. Operating under lean budgets, universities are rethinking how and who they recruit, as well as what to do with the assets they have. See how academic prioritization and a new look at students are impacting the struggling sector of higher ed. The College Student Slump.

A Top-Down Approach To Learning And Development

eLearning Industry

When you run your training program like a business, everyone benefits. Here's why you want to get your leaders involved in your Learning and Development from the start. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

3 Ways to Sell Online Memberships for Monthly Recurring Income

AccessAlly

Membership sites have the potential to be one of the most lucrative revenue streams for your business. The membership site model is designed to help you scale your business and reach a larger audience that wouldn’t be possible if you exclusively worked with your members one-on-one.

Free eBook: How To Boost Training With LMS & Virtual Training Labs

eLearning Industry

Even though LMS and TMS sound similar there are some significant differences between the two of them. A TMS has the same features and additionally puts more emphasis on workflow and capacity for automated communications.

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Finding the Best LMS for Your Association Management Systems

EthosCE

While price is an important consideration in selecting the best learning management system (LMS) for association management systems (AMS), there are several important criterion to consider. In this post, we’ll look at how to find the best LMS for your AMS.

How to Track the Success of Your Organization’s Learning Initiatives

Speexx

The adoption of cloud infrastructure has led to a proliferation of learning management systems (LMSs) and tools geared toward catering to an ever-evolving workforce. From compliance to corporate language training, learning and development is a cornerstone of many organizations’ people strategy.

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.