Wed.Oct 31, 2018

Tales from the Virtual Classroom Crypt

InSync Training

It was a dark and stormy Tuesday, and all across the globe seasoned virtual classroom facilitators faced a malicious monster: a modern classroom meltdown. What happened?” you inquire.

Though Debunked, Idea of Teaching to Learning Styles Endures

Learning Solutions Magazine

Though Debunked, Idea of Teaching to Learning Styles Endures. pamela-hogle. Wed, 10/31/2018 - 01:00

How to Close the Corporate Leadership Skills Gap with LMS Software


Eighty-four percent of companies anticipate a shortage of leaders in the workplace in the next five years, according to Infopro Learning.

How to Evaluate Training and Learning Performance Effectively

Lambda Solutions

eLearning programs have huge potential when it comes to empowering employees with a sense of purpose and opening up new possibilities for personal and professional growth.

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.

And the Winners Are …


Last month I had the pleasure of speaking at the Northlake Professional Development Summit. To celebrate the terrific turnout for my closing address (many kudos to Brianne Thomas for running such a successful event) I gave every attendee a free ebook on the neuroscience of developing leaders. Now I’m announcing the two winners of signed […]. LearningToGo Blog LearningToGo eNewsletter

eBook 124

More Trending

Telus About Your Global Learning

CLO Magazine

Growing up in Overland Park, Kansas, a busy suburb of Kansas City, Michelle Braden didn’t have dreams of becoming a learning professional. In fact, she didn’t take much to education in general. “I I was probably one of the worst students,” Braden said, laughing. “I

How We Successfully Onboarded 12 New Hires in Two Weeks


At eloomi, we onboarded our own new-hires within our platform in just two weeks. The approach we used helps the individual perform and develop faster while kicking off a successful employee experience.

Flip the Script: Allow Failure to Drive Your eLearning Content

ThinkingKap Solutions

Ever since our school days, the learning and testing pattern has been the same. Study content…take test on content. Even in today’s age of eLearning, that’s still what we see. Present content…knowledge check…more content…final quiz.

Still helping Humentum help others twelve years later

Rustici Software

Delivering training together since 2006. Back in 2006 we encountered LINGOs. Mike Rustici, our founder and now CEO at Watershed, wrote about the nascent relationship back then , describing how they were using SCORM Driver.

Help 65

How Customer Education and Support Can Solve Each Other's Biggest Problems

Research shows that 48% of support inquiries at technology companies are “how-to” in nature. Rather than spending time triaging software issues or substantial customer problems, support teams are constantly providing customers with user tutorials. This eBook shares strategies on how you can preempt this problem.

Effective Blended Learning Activities to Incorporate in your Corporate Training

Obsidian Learning

Blended learning means including several different media in your learning process. What specific blended activities are most effective? It depends on where you are in the learning process. Learning does not just “happen” through one encounter with new content.

7 Great Health Topics for Explainer Videos


Topics for explainer videos are infinite! There is so much to explain about the world we live in – like history , science , and unusual topics. Let’s consider a few wellbeing issues, a few serious subjects and a few interesting questions that will be great health topics for explainer videos.

Brain 60

7 Tips To Create Learning Portals For Employee Training

EI Design

L&D teams are on the constant lookout for effective approaches that help learners acquire learning, apply the acquired learning successfully on the job, and perform better. These teams prefer methods that are engaging and provide sticky learning experiences.

Knowledge Anywhere Is Now A LinkedIn Learning LMS Integration Partner

eLearning Industry

Knowledge Anywhere LMS customers can now offer their learners access to the LinkedIn Learning course library from within their LMS. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

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.

Product Demo – Tahoe by Appsembler (Webinar Recording)


Tahoe: Recorded Demo. Want to tap into the power of the Open edX platform to deliver a more immersive and effective online learning program? Watch this recorded 30-minute demo of Tahoe, Appsembler’s Open edX-powered training platform.

The Top 5 Totally Terrifying Training Mistakes


Happy Halloween! And Feliz Día de los Muertos to our friends in Mexico and Latin America!

Landing That First Job After College


More than 6 million people in the United States are out of work. That’s a lot of competition for any job seeker, but especially for unemployed graduates on the hunt for their first job after college. The good news is that companies around the world are hiring.

Job 56

Why Your Company Needs a Leadership Development Academy


Business markets operate in cycles. The Stock Market moves up and down. The housing market favors buyers or sellers depending on the month. The talent market is no different. At times, you may find it to be an employer’s market while at others it quickly shifts to an employee’s. According to the Trading Economics, an online data platform, the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to 3.7 percent in September of 2018. That is a noticeable decrease from the previous 3.9

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.

Three More Ways Employee Training Impacts Your Talent Pool


Did you know that those who receive 40 hours of employee training and development are three times more likely to meet significant project objectives and goals than those who underwent 30 hours of training?

Dealing With 5 Common Yet Serious eLearning Challenges

eLearning Industry

eLearning professionals face quite a few challenges that need to be dealt with in order for any eLearning course to succeed. This article lists down the five most common ones and also suggests possible workarounds to deal with them. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Challenges eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices Learners Engagement

No Status Quo for the CLO

CLO Magazine

Mike Prokopeak is vice president and editor in chief at Chief Learning Officer magazine. There’s no playbook for becoming a CLO, and if there’s one simple fact that shines through from the hundreds of formal interviews and countless more conversations I’ve had with learning leaders, that’s it.

CLO 53

From LMS, to LXP and beyond: the rapidly shifting face of digital learning


The skills requirements of the workplace are in a state of constant change and so are – inevitably – the tools we need to build these skills. Only a few years ago the main tool used by organisations to administer and manage learning was the Learning Management System (LMS).

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.

Instructional Design Trends: What’s the Roadmap?

Clarity Consultants

The most effective learning mechanisms have a flow. One topic naturally segues to the next, making the experience as comfortable as it is informative. How do create a roadmap for this? The post Instructional Design Trends: What’s the Roadmap?

Fear Has No Place In The Workplace


Company culture plays an invaluable role in employee performance and satisfaction, and often it is organizational leaders who are at the forefront of implementing and maintaining a cohesive company culture.

eLearning Quality Matters! Include These 5 Stages in ELearning Development

CommLab India

Since many teams are involved in eLearning course development with multiple sign offs at each milestone, are you worried whether the final eLearning will meet your expectations? Read this blog to know the 5 must-have stages in eLearning development to ensure quality.

Do you know what the advantages of e-learning are for companies with distributed teams?


Large companies or multinationals tend to have teams that are distributed over a large geographical area.

Teams 52

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.

DevLearn 2018 – Introduction to Instructional Design Recap

Ashley Chiasson

Alright folks – I’m back from DevLearn 2018, and I’m almost fully recovered, but not quite at 100% just yet.

Why Your Organization Needs Time Management Trainers

WalkMe Training Station

The modern workplace runs at a frenetic pace, which often makes it difficult for employees to keep up. Workers can easily be overwhelmed with a vast array of duties, which consume considerable time and effort.

Learning Pool Creates 20 New Jobs Release

eLearning Industry

Tech company Learning Pool, leading provider of online learning for global organisations, is delighted to announce plans to create new jobs throughout the UK with the launch of 20 exciting roles. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

Job 73