Fri.Nov 02, 2018

Common Microlearning Myths Dispelled!

CommLab India

What is Microlearning? What are the myths surrounding microlearning? Read this post to dispel some of the most common myths surrounding microlearning. eLearning Design microlearning

Virtual Reality In eLearning – Using VR As A Microlearning Nugget For Induction And Onboarding

EI Design

In this article, I share a case study on Virtual Reality in eLearning. It uses a microlearning nugget featuring Virtual Reality (VR) for induction and onboarding (using Adobe Captivate 2019). It shows you how the VR based approach can create an immersive learning experience.

3 Statistics that Prove the Business Value of Online Learning


Is online learning really valuable to companies? That’s a question most organizational leaders need an answer to before they decide to purchase and implement a learning management system or other online learning tools. The fact is that online learning has incredible business value.

Key eLearning Trends for 2019

Origin Learning

We are nearing the end of 2018. This year seems to have flown at jet-speed and we are ready to start making lists of tech-predictions and eLearning trends for 2019.

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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.

My session about blended learning in Milan

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I walked with three colleagues in Milan. We had one day in Milan before the Hofstede Insights conference in which I had to discuss a number of myths about blended learning. If you only have one day in Milan, you obviously want to see the cathedral.

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Q&A: Captioning on Instagram

3Play Media

We sat down with @TheInstagramExpert, Sue B. Zimmerman, to talk all about captioning on Instagram. Multiple studies have shown how captioning videos can lead to greater engagement, brand recall, and behavioral intent. On Instagram, captioning videos can help you stand out amongst the clutter.

Creativity within Constraints: When Cost, Resource Scarcity, or Deadlines Make Effective Elearning Seem Out of Reach

The Learning Dispatch

Budget limits. Deadlines. Legacy tools. They don’t have to mean sacrificing creativity, engagement, or effectiveness. An interaction catalog can help you develop effective elearning under constraints. Developing Effective Custom Training While Respecting Resource Limitations.

Benefits of E-learning to Corporate Learners You Can’t Ignore

CommLab India

ELearning courses have a massive positive impact on learners, once they are designed and delivered appropriately. Read this post to know the benefits an eLearning course offers learners. eLearning Design Corporate Training

Increase LMS Acceptance By Influencing Organizational Culture


The implementation of new technology, such as a learning management system can be a large shift for employees. People are used to their workplace routines, and changing their workflow is not easy.

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.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | November 2, 2018

Mike Taylor

“Luck can’t be controlled, but it can be nurtured.”. The ghosts and goblins of Halloween have come and gone giving way to massive piles of sugary treats and chocolate candies.

Improve Productivity in Five Easy Steps


If you’re like the average American, you probably believe you’re firing on all cylinders all the time (at least compared to your peers), but the truth is you’re not the best judge of your own productivity.

Getting More out of Your National Sales Meetings and Sales Kickoffs


In Part 1 of this series on national sales meetings and sales kickoffs , I recommended that you “beef up” the sales training you provide at national sales meetings (NSMs) or sales kickoffs (SKOs) by creating mobile video content that reps can review before the official training starts.

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Questions to Consider while Localizing Your E-learning Courses

CommLab India

What is eLearning localization? How is it different from translation? Why should organizations localize an eLearning course? Find answers to all the probable questions you have in mind for eLearning localization in this post. Training Translations translation and localization

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.

Know your own strength

Learning with e's

Photo source: Maxpixel I broke a rowing machine yesterday at the gym. I don't know my own strength. Ironically, that's the very reason I attend the gym regularly. I want to know my own strength. I want to know what my limits are, and then try to exceed them.

Google Walkouts Over Women’s Rights


Who Cares About Instructional Design?


Instructional Design. The words sound so dry and boring. Maybe even intimidating. But, the truth is, they don’t have to be. If you are involved in creating courses, you are already involved in instructional design.

The DNA of a Customer-Focused Sales Team


In the United States alone, the amount invested in sales training each year is staggering – a whopping $800 billion ! Yes, with a B!). It’s not new to say sales is the lifeblood of a business. It’s no wonder there is such a willingness to invest in the success of our sales teams.

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.

When to Use Both ILT and eLearning?

CommLab India

Wondering what is the best way to effectively impart training? Is it ILT or eLearning or both? Read this post to know when you can use both ILT and eLearning for training employees. eLearning Design ILT and eLearning

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How to Avoid The 3 Mistakes L&D Leaders Make When Addressing Workplace Harassment

CLO Magazine

Peter Drucker said it best: “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” In the past two decades, more and more organizations have deployed strategies for reducing and eliminating sexual harassment in the workplace. The recent #MeToo movement has proven just how right Drucker was: the cultures of these organizations have devoured the most well-intended strategies. When it comes to issues that impact women in the workplace, organizations don’t mean to be bad.

Benefits of Interactivities in E-learning

CommLab India

This post will focus on the various benefits of adding interactivities in an eLearning course. Give it a read to know how incorporating interactivities can enhance the learning experience. eLearning Design E-learning Interactivities

Turn Expenses into Savings with Training in Your Budget


While employee training can look like a big expense up front, it’s truly a drop in the bucket when it comes to how much you can save. The post Turn Expenses into Savings with Training in Your Budget appeared first on BizLibrary. Article employee retention employee training

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.

Compliance Training Summit

eLearning Industry

Join The eLearning Guild for this live online event that will look at new ways for you to refresh your approaches to compliance training. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

8 key elements that will help develop an engaging compliance training programme

Learning Pool

8 Key Elements that will help develop an Engaging Compliance Training Programme Learner engagement is a key requirement for any training, but typically compliance training has left learners unimpressed and disengaged.

Finding A Path To Growth In A Post-MOOC Era

eLearning Industry

With MOOCs fading, the eLearning industry faces a whole new set of challenges as they embrace individualized learning – but there's also room for growth, too. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Online Courses (MOOC) Higher Education Modern Learners MOOC Courses MOOCS

PowerPoint Presentation import into Captivate Responsive projects!

Adobe Captivate

The 2019 release of Adobe Captivate supports importing of PowerPoint presentations into a Responsive project. You can import and edit Microsoft PowerPoint presentations in a Responsive project. The imported slides can be edited in a Microsoft PowerPoint environment from within Adobe Captivate.

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.

Are You Giving Your Employees Information Overload Or Useful Knowledge?

eLearning Industry

Every day, we try to process the huge amount of information that is thrown at us, but we just physically can't process it all! Find out how to start giving your employees knowledge instead of information overload. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Cognitive Load Theory Corporate Learning Best Practices Employee Performance Employee Training

Is there a way of creating a custom submit and replay/clear button on a drag and drop?

Adobe Captivate

Hi, I am in the process of adding a menu to my course and on the drag and drop pages the built in submit and clear buttons overlap this as you can see below.

How Geofencing Can Revolutionize Your On-The-Ground Employee Training

eLearning Industry

Geofencing technology – originally used for retail sales – is increasingly providing cutting-edge and immediate access for recruitment and employee training programs. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate eLearning Trends Corporate Learning And Development

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