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

Introducing Gamification Can Help You Take Student Engagement to the Next Level

Client Engagement Academy

Ever played Candy Crush? Pokémon GO? Monopoly? You’re not alone! People of all ages, genders, and cultures are absorbed in these games for hours––even days.

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.

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.


Clark Quinn

Many years ago, I met a guy who worked for Apple. They were allowed to have their own job titles, and his was “Intellectrician” I thought that was a very nice turn of phrase.

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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

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

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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.

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?

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.

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.

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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

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.

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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.

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.

1-Minute Check: Find Out if You're Implementing the Four Levels Correctly

Kirkpatrick Partners

The Kirkpatrick model is elegant in its efficiency. The time-tested four levels remain effective as the foremost training evaluation methodology worldwide. Wendy Kirkpatrick makes it easy to understand in this brief yet informative video

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.

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.

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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.

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

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


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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.

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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.

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

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?

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

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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.

Monetizing Customer Education: Free, Fee, and Everything In Between

Some of the best customer education programs monetize customer training to help offset program costs, fuel new initiatives, and enable additional investment in your programs. In this webinar, Skilljar will discuss the free-to-fee continuum and share best practices for developing a pricing and packaging strategy for your education offers.