Thu.Mar 15, 2018

An Instructional Design Toolkit

Torrance Learning

We’re sharing some of our favorite instructional design techniques here in this toolkit to support new instructional designers or “old” ones who want to sharpen their saw (pun completely intended). Why a toolkit?

Driving Performance Guidance @ Point-of-Work

Living in Learning

If sustained workforce performance truly represents the universal brass ring, L&D…or some other corporate entity…must evolve tactically and adopt a performance mindset head downstream into the post-training environment where measurable outcomes and value are generated…or lost – Point-of-Work (PoW). Continuous Learning Digital Performance Support Discovery moment of need performance consulting point of work

Persuasion and Influence Are Part of Foundations of Leadership

Your Training Edge

The sixth foundation of leadership is Persuasion and Influence. Let’s find out what each of these critical actions is – and then talk about why they are so important. Persuasion is a combination of actions that can help people agree to or at least see a new viewpoint.

Top 5 Human Capital Trends That Will Change the Talent Landscape

Lambda Solutions

Considerable change is the only true representation of consistency, in part, thanks to a rapid acceleration of technology and innovative thinking — so in this post we’re counting down the top 5 Human Capital trends that are making the Human Capital landscape of 2018 such an exciting space. Read on to explore how the future emerging leaders will make their mark. HR trends

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[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.

4 Things That Should Be on Your Corporate LMS Checklist

TOPYX LMS

In a study conducted in 2007 it was found that 81 percent of LMS users were dissatisfied with learning management system reporting features.¹ Unfortunately, one ineffective LMS function can ruin a user’s experience with the platform and increase the chances of a company switching to a new LMS. According to the white paper Unhappy with Your LMS? You’re Not Alone, “44 percent of companies are actively looking to replace their current learning management systems.”²

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How Do You Learn to Teach Online? Here are 9 Tips!

LearnDash

Tips to help online educators plan their first course. With online education a growing force on the market, more enterprising individuals than ever before are finding themselves inspired to launch an online course of their own. However, for many of these potential educators, the first hurdle is learning how to teach a course. If you’ve never taught a class before, there are some fundamentals you should be familiar with before you begin.

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Does Humor Enhance Learning?

The eLearning Coach

If humor grabs and sustains attention and if it evokes pleasant and positive feelings, why don't we use it more often in learning experience design? Here is what the research says about humor and learning. Instructional Design

Use Your LMS to Automate Onboarding

ProProfs

With an increased number of contract workers, remote employees, and freelancers, the onboarding process for new workers has become more complicated than ever.

Why a learning chatbot might soon be your closest colleague

Spicy Learning

We’re all painfully aware that artificial intelligence is poised to revolutionise the world of work. Learning and performance, HR, IT… every department is set for a machine-led overhaul. As the.

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.

Managing Changes with Start-Up Thinking and Employee-Driven Learning

CLO Magazine

In today’s fast-moving economy, change is imperative for organizational success.

Training to align with the new world of Retail

Litmos

Retail organizations face the unique challenge of training sales associates on an often ever-changing catalog of products. Associates need to be knowledgeable about the latest items in the store as much as ones that have been sold for years. Plus, Retail customers have never been so knowledgeable.

Finding the Right Level of Empathy

CLO Magazine

Not all empathy is created equal. Psychologists recognize two kinds of empathy: affective and cognitive. Great leadership hinges on understanding the difference and how to harness the unique power of each.

How Can We Use The xAPI To Personalise A Learning Experience?

HT2 Labs

HT2 Labs CEO Ben explains the benefits of using xAPI to 'become smarter over time' & improve both our benchmarking and our feedback mechanisms. The post How Can We Use The xAPI To Personalise A Learning Experience? appeared first on HT2 Labs. Data & Analytics Learning Locker

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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.

How to Use Training To Successfully Onboard your Customers

LearnUpon

Every growing organization thinks a lot about customer onboarding. It’s one of, if not the, most critical part of your customer’s journey. If effective, your customer has an improved chance of success and your business’s retention rate increases.

Health and Safety Compliance in Corporate Training: Why It Really Matters

CommLab India

This blog explains the importance of health and gives a number of reasons to include health & safety compliance in your corporate training strategy. Training Solutions Safety Training

6 Tips To Get The Most Out Of Gamification In The Workplace

TalentLMS

In recent years, gamification has become somewhat of a buzzword. But, as with all buzzwords, it’s often used without a true understanding of what it means. So, what is gamification really all about?

HTML5 Interactions: Another Compelling Reason to Convert your Flash-based Legacy Courses

CommLab India

See the power of HTML5 in action with interactive elements. This can be another reason for you to convert Flash-based courses. Learning Technology flash to html5

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.

Employee Disengagement Is the Dog That Will Bite You

Training Industry

The post Employee Disengagement Is the Dog That Will Bite You appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized culture employee engagement measurement

Announcing Adobe Captivate Specialist Certification

Adobe Captivate

As a first time initiative, we are pleased to announce the launch of Adobe Captivate Specialist – a certification program from Adobe, set in an intense classroom training format followed by an online assessment, delivered by top Adobe Captivate experts.

The LMS of the future: two predictions

Matrix

At some time during my last trip to London I happened to find myself in a park, right next to a bench that had a quote on its backrest. The quote belongs to Samuel Johnson and it says: When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.

E-Learning Adoption in Organizations 6: More Characteristics of Adopters

The E-Learning Curve

In this, the penultimate article in this series, I will describe some more categories of innovation adopters, before concluding the series of articles about Elearning Adoption in Organizations. There are there are five categories of adopters of new ideas. Now read on.

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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.

Redesign Your LMS for Corporate Training

WizIQ

Learning Management System may be defined as an eLearning software through which educational institutes and corporates deliver educational content (called online courses). Through the LMS the. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

Give Mobile Learning A Makeover With Videos & Gamification [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to know the best practices of using videos and gamification in mLearning. Learning Technology mobile learning

How to Use Training to Successfully Onboard your Customers

LearnUpon

Every growing organization thinks a lot about customer onboarding. It’s one of, if not the, most critical part of your customer’s journey. If effective, your customer has an improved chance of success and your business’s retention rate increases.

Convert Training PPTs to SCORM Compliant E-Learning – 4 Quick Tips

CommLab India

Want to make the most out of old PowerPoint presentations? Learn how to convert them into a SCORM compliant e-learning course. Learning Technology SCORM Compliant E-learning

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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.