Wed.Aug 21, 2019

The Other 20% – Why it Matters in Training


In business, knowledge is everything. When you have extensive knowledge of your client base, products and competitors, you have an edge that gives you power in your choices. Achieving this is relatively simple in theory, thus training is essential to ensure company outcomes are better. However, most companies settle for learning platforms (LMS, Micro-Learning, etc.) that allow for 80% of mastery which can leave a 20% lack of understanding.

The roots of LXD

Clark Quinn

Instructional design, as is well documented, has it roots in meeting the needs for training in WWII. User experience (UX) came from the Human Computer Interaction (HCI) revolution towards User Centered Design.

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10 Common Misconceptions about Learning Management Systems (LMS)


Despite lots of recognition in the market, learning management systems are often regarded as something which is

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All You Need to Know About Measuring Your Customer Training ROI

Your Training Edge

Customer training is an important part of your business activities because you get an opportunity to teach the customer about your product. The training provides great benefit as it helps the customers fully comprehend your product and not only use it for once-off purposes.

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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.

3 Outcomes of Reverse Mentoring

Absorb LMS

It might be time to update the prevailing image of mentorship. While mentoring roles of the past were reserved for the most senior members of our society or the executive level of an organization, today’s mentors are present in every generation and in every role.

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Approaches to make compliance interventions more interesting

Upside Learning

Handling sensitive content in a manner that it reaches every employee could be a daunting task for organizations. Organizations are faced with the challenge of catering to a mixed group. Imagine designing compliance training for fresh graduates excited about their ?rst rst job, or for more experienced people who’ve worked in a particular domain for several […]. Upside Learning

How To Overcome Sneaky Scope Creep in eLearning

B Online Learning

It’s all about controlling your eLearning development project, rather than letting it control you! ‘Scope creep’ is a term used to describe the […]. The post How To Overcome Sneaky Scope Creep in eLearning appeared first on B Online Learning. Development

How To Get The Most From Your Budget While Increasing ROI of eLearning

Lambda Solutions

- 10 MIN READ -. This white paper will identify and show you how to overcome the most common challenges eLearning providers face regardless of industry, organizational size, or learning goals.

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6 Corporate Training Expectations in 2019

Time to Know

Corporate training and knowledge development are now taking front stage in many organizations. Employees, trainers and business managers expect better, faster and more advanced training solutions to meet their immediate business and knowledge demands.

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.

Should I Use an eLearning Vendor or a Freelancer?

ThinkingKap Solutions

A while back we wrote an article on finding the right eLearning partner. Among all the conversation that post generated, we’ve gotten a lot of questions about differentiating vendors from freelancers. I thought a lot about whether I wanted to touch this topic.

Wellness Wednesdays for the win

Rustici Software

When I began working at Rustici Software this past spring, one of my main goals was to help grow and contribute to our already amazing workplace culture. And that’s what inspired me to develop an initiative that’s now known as #WellnessWednesday.

What is the potential of Virtual Reality Applications in Industry 4.0?


Virtual Reality Applications right now in the process of making some permanent changes to operations, productions, designing and development processes in industries.

5 Tips for Providing Effective Feedback for eLearning Programs

Clarity Consultants

However, not all approaches to feedback are as effective as promoting success as others. If you want your employees to excel, here are five tips for providing useful feedback for eLearning programs.

The Definitive Guide to Customer Education Metrics

As you build and scale your customer education program, the right data can help you identify patterns, make evidence-based decisions, and adapt strategy to meet business goals. In this eBook, Skilljar will share the data and metrics best practices that have helped their customers meet program goals and communicate business impact.

Learning 2.0: Customized Learning Solutions

eLearning Industry

When an employee is provided with personal direction, attention, and content catered to their specific needs, they learn more, are faster and achieve more significant results. Necessarily, you can achieve better outcomes with your training courses by making them more personal.

5 Best Content Authoring Tools for Your E-learning Needs

Hurix Digital

The e-learning world can seem like a rather daunting prospect at first. Understanding the functions of Learning Management Systems (LMS) and content authoring tools can be overwhelming. Here’s a simple example to break down how e-learning modules are made.

6 Tips To Use Employee Training Software To Improve Profit Margins

eLearning Industry

The main goal of any successful business is to increase profits and widen its client base. How is it possible to achieve both goals by putting your employees in front of a screen? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

3 Surefire Signs Managers in Your Organization Need Leadership Training


Organizations often promote top performers, but without proper leadership skill development, they struggle to lead their teams and only manage to get by. No matter how long your people have been in their leadership positions, it’s always critical to develop and elevate their skills.

Choosing the Right Technology for External Training

According to Talented Learning, more than 700 LMS vendors compete in today’s learning platforms marketplace. But of course, not all platforms are created equal. In this eBook, Skilljar will discuss the key components of an external training LMS, and why they’re essential for a well-designed customer training program.

The Softer Side Of Compliance Training: Reimagining For Impact

eLearning Industry

Join us Wednesday, August 28th at 11 AM (MST) to discover how to fine-tune your compliance training content to align with your learners’ values and increase engagement and loyalty. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

Top ten UK education blogs

Learning with e's

Photo by Hence The Book on unsplash Today I was notified that this blog has been listed in the top ten of the UK's most influential education blogs by Vuelio for 2019. Now, I don't normally pay that much attention to lists of top ten or top whatever, (they cause too much controversy!)

5 Reasons Why Your Employees Are Unable To Apply eLearning In The Real World

eLearning Industry

eLearning is deemed to be the future of education. It has a proven track record of boosting knowledge retention of employees by a fat percentage as compared to any other learning methodology. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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5 Tips for Improving SaaS Customer Retention Rates


This post was originally published on May 10, 2018. It’s far easier to retain current customers than to gain new ones – and it’s much more profitable. In fact, acquiring a new customer can cost as much as five times more than keeping an existing customer, and that’s only the beginning.

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.

Move Your Training Online In 6 Steps

eLearning Industry

Companies everywhere are reaping the benefits of virtual training. Reduced travel time/costs, quicker responses to training needs, impact on global teams. Yet, many worry training quality is being lost. Can training be moved online successfully? This post was first published on eLearning Industry

Addicted to Virtual Classroom Breakout Rooms? Get Help Now!

Learning Solutions Magazine

Addicted to Virtual Classroom Breakout Rooms? Get Help Now! karen-hyder. Wed, 08/21/2019 - 01:00

NetDimensions LMS 15.0 Enhances User Experience, Increases Optimization

eLearning Industry

PeopleFluent’s latest LMS release offers an enhanced User Experience for organizations hosting, tracking and measuring learning in high-consequence industries. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

Welcome to the New Cylient Website!


If you’re reading this blog post, you probably noticed something different—our new Cylient website has a whole new look. Besides creating a great user experience for our visitors and adding more useful design elements, we wanted to be clear about our mission: we want to make coaching a way of life for the world.

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.