Mon.Oct 22, 2018

Can Soft Skills Be Learned?


Picture a team working at Google. What shines brighter? Hard skills or soft skills? If, like us, you said, “Hard skills, duh?”, you are wrong. You see, Google actually found that most success in their business is a result of soft skills.

Preparing Your Employees for the Future of Work

Lambda Solutions

A successful ongoing training program is vital for a company's success. Employees need access to training, so they can improve their job performance and address weaknesses that could be costly for the employer.

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Implementing eLearning? Consider These 10 Questions to Make it Learner-Centric!

CommLab India

Analyzing your target audience is the first step toward developing an effective and learner-worthy eLearning course. Check these 10 questions your eLearning vendor will pose you about the target audience. eLearning Design Learner Analysis

How to Get Your Learners to Review Your Course


Online buyers trust reviews. Here’s how you can earn more and use them to your benefit. Online reviews are a powerful selling tool for any online industry—eLearning included. Online buyers are savvy shoppers, and prefer to do their research before making a purchase. This is true of online education as much as anything else, which means the power of a review should not be underestimated. However, actually gaining reviews for your course can often prove more difficult than you might think.

Learning By Doing With Digital Guidance

With learning becoming a critical piece to success, it is imperative for enterprises to adopt an integrated learning approach that is aligned with employee expectations. In this White Paper, you will gain insights into the changing dynamics of the modern workplace. You'll learn about the fractured learning processes that are so widely used by companies, and why it makes perfect sense to reject them. And you'll discover modern learning solutions that embrace the digital outlook of modern employees and are shaped by the digital doctrine. Download the White Paper today, and master the critical eLearning inputs that will get you great results!

The Breakthrough of Blockchain Technology

Your Training Edge

Unless you have been spending your time under a rock lately, you have likely heard of blockchain technology. What was once a banter term used by those who speak technology and finance fluently is now the buzz term that is trending like a video of cat antics.

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Getting the Most out of Your DevLearn Experience

Challenge to Learn

DevLearn kicks off on Wednesday, October 24. This is how I'm preparing to get the most out of this conference. Download the App and Create Your Schedule. DevLearn has a great app. Download it and register with your email address and the password: devlearn.

4 LMS Features that Promote a Blended Learning Program


Blended learning is a hybrid learning approach that combines in-person training with online learning. It helps corporate training programs “increase effectiveness and decrease the costs of curriculum.

Intelligent Design – The Future of Learning


As learning professionals, we need to think about how we can use artificial intelligence to help people learn faster, perform better, retain memories longer, and hopefully become more human in the process. Many organizations are already implementing chatbots.

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The Learning and Performance Institute Capability Map

Adult Learning with Technology

After listening to a The Good Practice Podcast on What Makes a good Learning Leader, a discussion was had on the Learning & Performance Institute (LPI) Capability Map. The tool aims to provide a global view of the skills needed to deliver modern workplace learning and development. As a Learning and Development professional, I’d recommend anyone working in the L&D industry to take a look. It’s free for individual usage.

[Webinar] The New Formula for Customer Onboarding

When it comes to customer onboarding, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach, but that shouldn’t stop you from forming an effective onboarding strategy. Register for this free webinar with Adam Avramescu of Checkr, and Linda Schwaber-Cohen of Skilljar to learn about the key business characteristics to evaluate before building great customer education offerings.

Make Them Say “Wow” with a Chatbot


You can’t be available to provide coaching and feedback 24/7, but an intelligent chatbot can! All over the world, people are using artificial intelligence to manage their bank accounts, book travel, and find great products, so why not. Events Featured LearningToGo Blog LearningToGo eNewsletter Upcoming Events #DevLearn #TLDC AI artificial intelligence brain brain science chatbot conference education elearning ELearning Guild learn machine learning neuroscience singularity training

Reproduce your content with an Offline SCORM Player in just few steps


Managing your LMS content in offline mode with the Offline SCORM Player tool, from Paradiso LMS, is very easy. With the offline functionality of our Learning Management System, you can have the SCORM compliant content at your disposal in simple steps.

Professional Development for Training Leaders

dVinci Interactive

Professional Development for Training Leaders Through its publications, events and professional development opportunities, Training Industry is a leading source for the insights and resources needed to effectively manage the business of learning.

Supporting Your Firestarters

CLO Magazine

Paul Eder is a strategic management consultant and co-author of “Firestarters: How Innovators, Instigators and Initiators Can Inspire You to Ignite Your Own Life.”. In any given organization, there are doers who shine regardless of the situation.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

A well-designed learning curriculum develops and nurtures skills needed to achieve organizational and business goals with the most effective and engaging set of experiences. This ebook outlines 5 critical steps to develop learning solutions that will help you achieve the most ambitious objectives.

Michael Allen’s Question about the Last Thing in Training

Work Learning

At a recent online discussion held by the Minnesota Chapter of ISPI , where they were discussing the Serious eLearning Manifesto , Michael Allen offered a brilliant idea for learning professionals. Michael’s company, Allen Interactions , talks regularly with prospective clients.


Train franchisees with engaging, cloud-based tools


As a franchisor, there are many responsibilities that fall on you. The most important, which sets the foundation for a successful franchise, is training. Without the proper guidance, you cannot expect your franchisees to help grow your business in the way that you envision.

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12 Ways to Design Better Infographics for eLearning

Learning Solutions Magazine

12 Ways to Design Better Infographics for eLearning. connie-malamed. Mon, 10/22/2018 - 01:00

Instructional Design Best Practices When Developing E-Learning Courses


Instructional Design Best Practices When Developing E-Learning Courses. Instructional design involves taking a structured approach to creating an e-learning course. The objective is to facilitate and help the learning process.

Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

Live Webinar: How to Create Engaging and Effective eLearning

Limestone Learning

“ Cat, garden, pet, domestic ” by Andreas Lischka is Public Domain. We'll be teaming up with Lambda Solutions this Wednesday, October 24th to host another informative webinar: How to Create Engaging and Effective eLearning.

Best Practices for Writing Better Job Descriptions


Two-thirds of American workers are not fully engaged with their jobs. Consequently, many managers and business leader are preoccupied with addressing this substantial issue. How can you find a candidate who will love the job and deliver the quality of work necessary?

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3 Steps to Developing a Data-Savvy Workforce


A key challenge facing companies today isn’t the collection and management of customer data but, rather, its analysis. While technologies like Hadoop and Azure make it easier to collect large amounts of data from multiple customer touch points, much of this data’s potential is largely untapped.

Employer Brand Matters for Recruiting Quality Employees


Your company’s employer brand matters to the majority of people who apply to work with you. In fact, a recent CareerArc study found that 75 percent of job seekers consider an employer’s brand before they even begin the application process.

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.

Help your people excel by empowering them with minds-i

Unicorn Training

The key to enabling and empowering your workforce is being able to be arm them with the knowledge and skills they need, in a fully accessible way, at the very moment your support can make the most impact.

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Why Learning Experience Matters


The buzzword of the year might be ‘learning experience’. We’re seeing the concept of LX, or learning experience design, rise from idiosyncratic to mainstream. People don’t just want learning events, they want experiences. It sounds good, but to paraphrase Gertrude Stein , is there any ‘there’ there?

The Best Time Management Tools & Techniques for 2018

WalkMe Training Station

Time can get away from us at the best of times, especially at work. Most employees have an endless list of duties to fulfill on a daily basis, which can make reaching milestones seem impossible. Never has effective time management been more important, in a business world where staff face increasing demand. One way to maximize your time is by improving productivity , but how easy is that in reality?

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The Shoemaker’s Children: 3 Guidelines for Building Solutions that Drive Technology Adoption

Training Industry

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How to Use Customer Training Data to Make Better Business Decisions

You may think customer training is crucial to the success of your organization, but do you have the data to prove it? Download the guide now, and learn how to prove the value of your customer training programs.