Wed.Jan 17, 2018

5 Things to Do When the Solution Shouldn’t Have Been Training

Allen Interactions

Let’s be honest, shall we? If you’ve been in this industry more than eight weeks, you’ve probably been involved in a solution which possibly, maybe, (very, very probably) shouldn’t have been training. e-Learning Thought Leaders training

5 tactics to convert employees who resist continuous learning

Litmos

In an economy filled with rapidly changing technology, continuous learning is vital for both organizations and their employees. It has to be — according to Deloitte’s 2017 Global Human Capital Trends report , the half life of a skill is five years.

Developing Decisions

Clark Quinn

I mentioned in yesterday’s post that one thing I do in getting objectives is focus on decisions. And, simple ones will get automated; we can train AI to handle these. What will make the difference between ordinary and extraordinary organizations is the ability to make decisions in this new VUCA environment (volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous). And it made me wonder how you develop the ability to make better choices.

Search for the Agile Learner

The Peformance Improvement

Modern organizations need agile learners. Given the pace of change due to technology, globalization, workforce diversity, and hyper-competition, people need to continually acquire and apply new knowledge, skills, and values at a rate unheard of in previous eras.

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.

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Personal Progress Tracker Update

Association eLearning

Last year I wrote a post about how to make a personal progress tracker. I’ve made some changes to my own progress tracker since then and thought I’d share them. After a few months using the old way I started to get frustrated with it. My progress tracker made it look like I had a lot of lazy weeks.

8 eLearning Trends you need to know about in 2018

TalentLMS

Remember those eLearning courses your grandparents used to rant about when you were growing up? No, you don’t. Because eLearning wasn’t much of a thing back then. In fact, for your grandparents, it probably wasn’t a “thing” at all. But, times are changing. And eLearning?

Examining Skills Gap Perceptions

CLO Magazine

Employers have long complained of the skills gap, and the “2017 Skills Gap Report” suggests employees recognize it too. The report, released by online learning marketplace Udemy , found that nearly 80 percent of full-time U.S. employees agree there is a skills gap and more than one-third (35 percent) feel personally affected by it. But perception of the skills gap varies among industry, rank, generation and even gender.

Webinar: 10 Adobe Illustrator Tips From Our Graphic Designers

eLearning Brothers

On a recent webinar, Nic Brown, our Director of Product & Design, walked us through ten of his best tips for Adobe Illustrator. He showed attendees the step-by-step process for each of these functions: Select Shapes with Same Fill. Replacing Global Colors. Outline View. Offset Path.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Key Tools for Franchise Growth

Wisetail LMS

The Wisetail LMS supports franchise growth with a modern and intuitive user-interface, multi-level reporting, and advanced training tools. The post Key Tools for Franchise Growth appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All LMS Resources

49 Amazing Facts You Didn’t Know About Joomla (Infographic)

JoomlaLMS

Why is Joolmla! so popular? Here are some interesting facts that you have never thought about! Blog articles

Why Custom E-Learning is “the New Black” for Sales Training

PulseLearning

Traditionally, sales training was a face-to-face affair, delivered in the classroom and incorporating demonstrations from an instructor and role-play activities for participants to learn the practical application of new skills. Today, however, a growing number of businesses are geographically dispersed nationally and even globally, which calls for a smarter solution to sales training. Well-designed custom e-learning can meet this need while saving your organization precious time and money.

Pivot: Shifting the Focus to Our Internal Customers by Joanne Astorga

Learning Solutions Magazine

All too often, companies forget about pleasing their internal customers, aka their employees. Savvy L&D leaders must pivot, shifting the focus to them. Management Training Strategies

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.

How to Turn Conference Videos into Effective eLearning

Roundtable Learning

How do you share your keynote with those who couldn’t make it? Do you simply share a clip of the video on social media, or is there a better way to market, and even profit, from your association’s best practices

eLearning Content in Nonlinear Formats Aids Personalization by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Offering eLearning content in nonlinear formats can drive engagement and harness the transformative power of eLearning. personalization. Design Strategies Instructional Design Learning Media

7 Easy Steps to Convert Lengthy ILT Material to Engaging Online Course [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check out this infographic for 7 simple steps to convert your lengthy ILT material into engaging online courses. Learning Technology ILT to E-learning Conversion

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Handling Complaints: Is the Customer Always Right?

KnowledgeCity

We’ve all heard that phrase “the customer is always right”. No matter the situation, more and more companies are placing emphasis on customer service and how to better handle customer complaints.

2018 Customer Training Goals

Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks? If you’re not sure, this guide can help.

Reinforcement Hits The Mark In Safety Training

CommLab India

This blog explores ways in which you can reinforce safety training in your organization. Training Solutions Safety Training

Raise the Bar with VR

Web Courseworks

Date: March 27th, 2018. Register Here. In this session, Filament Games CEO Dan White will discuss the potential of Virtual Reality (VR) to facilitate interactive, inquiry-based learning.

Millennial Onboarding Beyond the Classroom with Mobile Learning

CommLab India

This blog helps training managers gain an insight into the ways in which mobile learning helps with millennial onboarding. eLearning Design mobile learning

Building a Corporate University: Reinvention

Your Training Edge

Summary: Every business has to reinvent itself, even in small ways, over time to stay competitive. The Corporate University must take steps to reinvent, as well. Here are some things to look at when considering a fresh, new approach – even after a short period in business.

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.

Expert Advice from Catherine Lombardozzi: Learning Environment Design

InSync Training

Creating the right learning environment constitutes an important step in the modern instructional design process. Without an authentic setting , training programs fail, and learners don’t gain the knowledge they need to perform their jobs effectively. What do we need to consider when incorporating learning environment design into our approach?

3 R’s of Online Healthcare Training and Authoring Tools that Help

CommLab India

Training managers can understand the important criteria that online healthcare training programs need to follow and the authoring tools that aid. Learning Technology healthcare training rapid authoring tools

Take Control of Your Learning

Powerhouse Hub

Tips on how to take control of your personal and professional learning

Why Custom eLearning is “the New Black” for Sales Training

PulseLearning

Traditionally, sales training was a face-to-face affair, delivered in the classroom and incorporating demonstrations from an instructor and role-play activities for participants to learn the practical application of new skills. Today, however, a growing number of businesses are geographically dispersed nationally and even globally, which calls for a smarter solution to sales training.

Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

A Guide to Personalizing Your Marketing Campaigns

mysimpleshow

The majority of consumers are more inclined to purchase from a company if it offers a personalized experience. Personalization leads to better email engagement, more sales, business growth , and higher customer satisfaction.

Don’t Frustrate Users With Gaps in Your Product Experience

General Assembly

Avoid mode-shift friction by using these simple design, data, and management tips. Product teams risk losing customers when they lack insight into breakdowns across the user experience. There are countless steps where the product experience can break down.

4 Killer Examples Of Using Mobile Apps In Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

With the widespread adoption of mLearning or mobile learning, the usage of mobile apps for learning is on an increase and for good reasons. In this article, I share 4 examples of how you can use mobile apps in corporate training. What Are Mobile Apps In Corporate Training Or Apps For Learning?