Wed.Nov 15, 2017

Finding Inspiration

Association eLearning

People often struggle to find inspiration. This can be especially true if, for example, you’re working on compliance course #617. Even companies specialized in eLearning can hit this bump in the road. But when there’s a tight deadline you don’t generally have the luxury of time.

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Good Bye to Flash Could Mean Hello to New eLearning for Your Organization

Allen Interactions

Time is rapidly closing on flash based websites because the development environment is no longer compatible with today’s technology. Flash does not translate to mobile devices and as technology continues to evolve, responsive design becomes more and more important for all websites; especially learning systems. Blended Learning microlearning Responsive Design Simple Updates Flash Conversion

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9 Experts Explain Why eLearning Success Depends on Microlearning


Looking for ways to improve the completion rates of your elearning courses? Want to make your online training content more comprehensive and easy to remember? Well, you should go for microlearning because it drives knowledge retention and improves performance.

HTML5-based WebRTC virtual classroom — changing eLearning dynamics


Online learning is almost certainly the most transformative development in recent educational history. Students, now liberated from the constraints of the physical classroom, can use online learning. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links. Online Education Teaching Online Virtual Classroom virtual classroom webRTC virtual classroom

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!

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3 Ways To Improve Learner Engagement

HT2 Labs

The post 3 Ways To Improve Learner Engagement appeared first on HT2 Labs. Tech & Trends

Objectives are the Objective

CLO Magazine

Jack J. Phillips is the chairman, and Patti P. Phillips is president and CEO of the ROI Institute. When we speak to talent development groups, we sometimes ask what percent of talent development programs have impact objectives.

The role of L&D in preventing workplace harassment


Let’s get two things straight right away—. Workplace harassment is by no means just a training problem. It’s a MUCH bigger issue as related to workplace culture AND society in general and CANNOT be solved by training. I’m not an expert in workplace harassment. But, I have spent most of my professional life in frontline operations and HR (human resources). So, I have personal experience with the issue from multiple perspectives that informs my ideas in this post.

Why Today’s Training Should Focus on Modern Learners, Not Just Millennials

Allen Interactions

A co-written blog. We’ve all heard it – if we want to grow our businesses we have to focus on millennials! It seems to be all we ever hear about today, especially in the Learning and Development world. microlearning training modern learners

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.

Managers Can Support—Not Create—Social Learning Communities by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

As the meaning of community changes in the digital age, managers can support emerging social learning communities in. multiple ways. Management Performance Support Professional Development

EdCast Adds Industry-Sector Leaders as Vertical Segment Demand Increases


EdCast Adds Industry-Sector Leaders as Vertical Segment Demand Increases Learning and knowledge leaders from Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences, Financial Services, and Consulting & Professional Services join venture-backed company. MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 15, 2017 EdCast, the AI-powered Knowledge Cloud for unified discovery, knowledge management and personalized learning, is pleased to announce its continued expansion into […].

How to Effectively Leverage Multimedia in eLearning


People generally employ both visual and linguistic cognitive processes while learning. In other words, we learn by seeing, and we also learn when people instruct us. But then, people learn better when image, sight, sound, and text all are used. Blog articles

#AECT17 Reflections

Clark Quinn

Ok, so I was an academic for a brief and remarkably good period of time (a long time ago). Mind you, I’ve kept my hand in: reviewing journal and conference submissions, writing the occasional book chapter, contributing to some research, even playing a small role in some grant-funded projects. I like academics, it’s just that circumstances took me away (and I like consulting too; different, not one better).

The Essential Template for Your Customer Training Strategy

Looking to build your customer training strategy? The process can be overwhelming, if you don’t have a set plan from the start. This template can help.

Customize Your Customizable Courseware In the Cloud With Lectora Online

eLearning Brothers

Lectora Online users, rejoice! Our Professional Soft Skills Customizable Courseware is now available with Lectora Online source files. You can now collaborate online with your team as you customize these training courses to your heart’s content.

Tip When Selecting a WordPress Page Builder


Page builders represent a huge market in the WordPress ecosystem. Here is the most important thing to consider before choosing one. The WordPress page builder market is quite competitive. There are many options to choose from, all boasting some pretty impressive capabilities. I personally have used quite a number of them. In fact, I have probably have seen every one of them in use over the years given that many LearnDash customers opt to use page builders to design their online course sites.

Train the Trainer E-Course for Engaging Classroom Sessions

CommLab India

Are you looking for resources that help you make your classroom training sessions engaging and effective? Read on to see what we have in store. eLearning Design eLearning courses

Measuring the Effectiveness and ROI of Learning Programs

Clarity Consultants

When it comes to building a team with the skills and abilities to get your company out ahead of the competition, learning and development programs are critical. That said, it can be a challenge to quantify their value. For companies with limited L&D resources, showing the value of an investment in professional development and training programs can be a very real challenge. The post Measuring the Effectiveness and ROI of Learning Programs appeared first on Clarity Consultants.

Take training beyond your LMS: technical considerations for extended enterprise

You know the benefits of extended enterprise. But how do execute the plan? Learn more about the technical considerations that can help you create a strategy to manage the delivery and tracking of product training across a variety of systems.

How Leaders Can Make Sense of Mixed Messages


Ever notice the conflicting messaging that we provide formal leaders? The Function of a Leader is to create more leaders, not more followers.” – Ralph … Continued. Leadership Development

iSpring Suite 8.7 – What Makes It a Very Useful Authoring Tool

CommLab India

Check this blog to know how iSpring Suite can be used to develop effective online courses. Learning Technology iSpring Authoring Tool

Are You Missing the Mark When It Comes to Employee Orientation?


Recruiting and hiring the right talent is a process most organizations spend valuable resources on. Where many fall short though, is in the process completed over the first few days after a new hire begins: orientation. Most organizations fail to introduce, immerse, train and integrate new employees well in those first crucial days. Which is a shame, because orientation has a huge impact on employee satisfaction and retention.

Automation Nation

CLO Magazine

Michael E. Echols is principal and founder of Human Capital LLC and author of “Your Future is Calling.” ” There is a gathering cloud on the horizon.

Aligning Customer Training With Certifications

Want to deliver a cohesive customer training certification program? From strategy to systems to job functions, it's time for us to reassess how learning and certifications are delivered together. Download the guide to see how!

Planning to Develop Responsive Courses? Here’re 3 Authoring Tools to Consider

CommLab India

Check this post to know about 3 tools, widely used to develop responsive online courses. Learning Technology Responsive Learning

The benefits of online training for a franchise network


The benefits of online training for a franchise network The key for any great franchise system is the ability to duplicate a system across a broad territory. You want the customer to have the same experience whether they visit a location in Texas, California, New York or Guam.

Why Videos Are Preferred Digital Learning Resources

CommLab India

Find out what makes videos ideal online learning resources. eLearning Design video based learning

In search of penguins

Learning with e's

Image from Antarctica Bound on Flickr Polar adventurer Antony Jinman may have been on several epic trips to both the North and South Poles but he has yet to see a penguin - and that's a fact he's determined to change when he journeys to the South Pole again later this year.

10 Tips to Take You from Zero to eLearning Hero

Whether you’re a solo eLearning hero or you’re like the Avengers and you have your whole squad, Blue Sky eLearn is counting down 10 tips that’ll help you put some POW into your program and make your eLearning program more successful than ever before!

Custom Show/Hide Glossary that works in Captivate 8, 9, and 2017

Adobe Captivate

Okay, so I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking “Hey Paul, you promised to never do a Captivate 8 or 9 tutorial again”, and that’s right.

6 Qualities Every Good E-learning Translation Vendor Should Possess [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to know the qualities a good e-learning translation vendor should have. Learning Technology Rapid eLearning

Generic, bespoke or DIY eLearning? Panel of experts at eLN 2017

Engage in Learning – for Business Minds

Engage in Learning Managing Director, Chris Horseman, took a seat at this year's eLearning Network (eLN) Big Debate panel, where leading authorities from the world of digital learning debate the answers to your questions on a range of important topics. This year saw the panel of eLearning experts thrashing out the benefits of generic, bespoke or DIY eLearning content. Ever pragmatic and no stranger to putting his expertise to good practice, Chris was very sure of his response