Mon.Apr 21, 2014

Using Games and Gamification for Employee Screening

Kapp Notes

I was interviewed a while ago about the use of games and gamification within the employee selection process, here are some of the questions and responses. Can you give an example of a gamified hiring process?

Mobile Learning, the Live Virtual Classroom and a Cup of Java

InSync Training

At a recent conference, I attended a number of great sessions on mobile learning (popularly known as ''mLearning'').

Blended Learning Becoming Standard


Blended learning is on the rise, at least that is what the reports tell us. The use of mobile technology in nearly every facet of life today makes blended learning a natural choice. In fact, ignoring the benefits of today’s tech tools appears to be plain irresponsible.

Content without design is just stuff!

Coffee and Design

What an amazing reminder from Joe Pulizzi of Content Marketing Institute that content without strategy is just stuff! Here today I would like to posit that this is the same is the same for instructional design. Content without design is just stuff!

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

Localization: Training & Development in the Czech Republic

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Jen Weaver    Frequently ruled by outsiders in its history, the Czech Republic now faces happier times. Let's take a jaunt over to Central Europe and explore some common cultural facts about the Czech people and their expectations when it comes to training and development. Test Your Knowledge of Czech Culture: True or False. Bohemia is another name for a section of the Czech Republic. Is "Czech" the English or Czech spelling of the name of their language?

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How e-Learning Benefits the Environment


In honor of Earth Day, we wanted to take a look at how our favorite thing, e-Learning, can help the environment! e-Learning is great for the environment because it reduces the energy costs associated with workers traveling to and from training.

Answers To Instructional Design Career Questions

The eLearning Coach

I’m no career counselor, but I do get many emails from people who are considering a career in instructional design. I realized it might be helpful to share these with those of you who have similar questions.

6 TED Talks That Anyone Designing Online Training Should Watch


We all know that TED Talks are educational and inspiring, and most of us have watched them from time-to-time for general entertainment and inspirational purposes. However, as I watched one of these videos just the other day, I realized there are lessons that can be found about designing online training from talks related to design and education in general.

Three Must-learn Lessons For Training Teams

Training Industry

One thing I have noticed is that public relations and marketing professionals are constantly absorbing and responding to new information. When I spent a year as a digital marketing manager, I was able to pick up some lessons from marketing that I apply in running my department today. I currently work for a company delivering marketing services to some of the top brands and organizations in the world. Running a training department amongst marketers is not the easiest task.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

Step right up to the LMS Sideshow

eLearning 24-7

Hello, hello, hello! Come over and see the show. You kid, you in the back, there are scary things in this show, come on over. (in in my carnie voice). Step right up and get ready to be dazzled. This show isn’t for the faint of heart or for those who realize they overspent on their LMS, no siree. This is the show that answers the most common questions and even uncommon ones out there. Best of all, its free. So, come on in, and find a seat, plenty of room for the show is about to begin.

Toolkit: Five More Lesser-known eLearning Tools by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

This is the second of two mini-review articles Joe has done this spring, responding to your requests for. information about tools you may never have seen reviewed. But being unknown doesn’t mean these tools. don’t have strengths and unique characters! Enjoy the grand tour! Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Getting Started Instructional Design Training Strategies

Blog: What's Your eLearning Strategy For Consumer Credit Compliance?

Unicorn Training

Described as a ‘a once in a generation change in regulation’, the consumer credit market, including payday lending, Crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending platforms, now comes under FCA regulatory jurisdiction. So what’s your eLearning strategy for compliance? Unicorn director, Mark Jones, looks at the options.

Could the right color optimize your mobile content?


Could the right color optimize your mobile content? Content production is in high demand as companies recognize the remarkable potential of digital platforms to catalyze their business.

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.