Thu.Nov 08, 2018

How To Improve Communication in E-Learning


Effective communication in online learning can improve student outcomes and satisfaction. Of all the challenges facing online education, lack of personal contact with instructors probably tops the list. Learner completion rates are often low, and isolation and lack of support are frequently-cited culprits for their lack of engagement. Instructors therefore have plenty of motivation to find ways to reduce isolation and improve support.

Making Multiple Choice work

Clark Quinn

For sins in my past, I’ve been thinking about assessments a bit lately. And one of the biggest problems comes from trying to find solutions that are meaningful yet easy to implement. You can ask learners to develop meaningful artifacts, but getting them assessed at scale is problematic.

What is a Learning Consultant?

ej4 eLearning

And How Are They the Key to Corporate Learning? Sometimes I am amazed at (and proud of!) the loyalty our clients show us. We have a 95% client retention rate, and several of our clients have been with us since Day 1—meaning they have been clients for 14 years and running. Training & Development

How to Design and Deliver Leadership Training with an LMS


There are a variety of critical skills gaps in the workplace, including the corporate leadership skills gap. “A A glaring gap exists between the leadership skills organizations have now and the ones they will need in five years,” stated the Association for Talent Development.

Translating Customer Education Success into Business Impact

Speaker: Skilljar

A strong customer education program can have a huge impact across the business - from increasing customer satisfaction scores, reducing support ticket volume, improving product adoption, to driving lead generation and renewals. Keeping this in mind, how do you choose which initiatives to prioritize?

The Best eLearning Websites to Bookmark


From webinars and eBooks to design tips and podcasts, there’s an immense amount of eLearning websites and resources available online. For every training challenge, there are hundreds of eLearning experts online who have been there, done that, and have a wealth of advice to offer.

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Celebrating the 3rd anniversary of the MATRIX Blog


There are two more days until the MATRIX Blog turns three! Yeeey! Three years can go by in the blink of an eye, yet so many things have happened!

10 Ways to Work Smarter Next Year

The eLearning Coach

Learning professionals often wear many hats so it can make you feel like you're drowning in work. Working smarter is a goal worth trying to achieve. Here are ten ways to work smarter. Business

Social Bookmarking: Your Favorites Really Want to be Free

Mike Taylor

Raise your hand if you’ve ever experienced any of these things: A computer crash wiped out all of the favorites from your web browser. You wanted to access a bookmark on your work computer from home (Or vice versa).

How to Communicate Winning Sales Techniques With Automated ‘Win Reports’


This blog is written by Maxine Jackson, a member of Allego’s award-winning Customer Success team. A famous thought experiment goes something like this: “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” The logical answer is yes.

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

Learning Agility: Teams, Tools, and Systems

Learning Solutions Magazine

Learning Agility: Teams, Tools, and Systems. arun-pradhan. Thu, 11/08/2018 - 01:00

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3 Strategies for Building Resiliency Across Your Organization

Training Industry

3 Strategies for Building Resiliency Across Your Organization - Read more by Taryn Oesch on Training Industry. Uncategorized leadership mindfulness resilience

[Infographic] Is your workforce ready for tomorrow?

Learning Wire

According to a recent study by the McKinsey Global Institute, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) is having an important impact on the nature of work. As work will likely be organized differently within companies, current workforce skills could quickly become outdated or obsolete.

DiscoverLink Awards Winners of Best Custom Login Page and Success Story of the Year


Last month at DiscoverLink’s third annual client conference, LinkUp, attendees voted for winners of the Best Custom Login Page and the Success Story of the Year contests. The winners were announced on October 9, 2018, at the LinkUp Celebration Dinner held at Bahama Breeze in Schaumburg, Illinois.

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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.

Social Learning Experiences: Making Better Connections

Talented Learning

It’s no secret – recently social media has had a rough ride. So why should we celebrate technologies that enable social learning experiences? Maybe the answer lies in the beauty of a simple human truth: “Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t.”

Transform your eLearning with animated videos


At Omniplex, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do. We continually look for ways to enable our customers to create outstanding eLearning – and we’ve just taken that one step further by bringing Vyond to the UK. Vyond

The Death of Adobe Flash Is Round the Corner: Are Your eLearning Courses Ready for It?

CommLab India

The decision by Adobe to stop updating and supporting Flash by 2020 will have severe implications on e-learning development. Find out the reasons and implications of the decision. Learning Technology Flash to HTML5 Conversion

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How Cisco Ties Continuous Learning to Business Objectives


Cisco is not only ranked #62 on the Fortune 500 List, they’re also ranked #48 on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2018.

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.

5 Best WordPress LMS Plugins for eLearning Websites


In this technology-driven world, e-learning has become very popular among the people looking to advance in their career and life with little investment. WordPress has many themes which are specially created to build learning management systems for a website.

Guide to Building the Perfect Workday


Planning out your workday can be stressful. In fact, most of us aren’t really planning it out as much as we’re just trying to get through it. Luckily enough, this helpful hour-by-hour guide will help break things down. 6:00 a.m. Wake Up and Ditch the Coffee.

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Thoughts from Jim Kirkpatrick, PhD

Kirkpatrick Partners

From Jim Kirkpatrick , Training Evaluation Expert. Click here for Jim's previous Quick Tip

6 Ways to Promote Psychological Safety in the Workplace


Want to drastically improve your team’s performance ? Then, psychological safety needs to start being a priority. Psychological safety is simply a measure of how comfortable employees are with expressing ideas and concerns, as well as sharing challenges and successes.

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The New Formula for Customer Onboarding

Speaker: Skilljar

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. Tune in to this on-demand 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.

Introducing Episode 6 of our Soft Skills Series: Building a Fearless Team

Learning Wire

Successful organizations harness the power of their employees’ ideas, expertise, and passions. Every contribution counts. But how can companies encourage staff to speak up?

9 Surprisingly Common Manager Mistakes


With great power comes great responsibility—and a whole lot of room for error. Whether you’re running day-to-day business operations yourself or counting on a team of managers, it’s important to identify leadership pitfalls in your organization.

The Evolution of Workforce Development in the Digital Age at GE


125-year-old startup General Electric is on a mission to reinvent itself and provide employees with continuous learning opportunities to build skills needed in the future.

Q&A With Jeffrey Langa (BNP Paribas)

Interactive Services

Interactive compliance training presents: Q&A with Jeffrey Langa Vice President, Compliance Training, BNP Paribas. Jeffrey Langa is the Americas Compliance Training Manager at BNP Paribas.

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.