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.

Inclusive Delivery: Ensure Your Blended Learning Strategy Meets Diverse Demands

InSync Training

What do you know about the changing demographics of the United States? Pew Research Center found that, “Americans are more racially and ethnically diverse than in the past, and the U.S. is projected to be even more diverse in the coming decades.” With the U.S. becoming more diverse, and with this shift in the population demographic, comes the need to diversify learning solutions.

Why Every Tech Company Needs a Customer Enablement Program

Want to increase your customer lifetime value? Join Skilljar's next webinar on 4/19! Learn why the subscription economy matters, and how you can set your customers up for success from day one. Register now.

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

CLO Magazine

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

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

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.

D2L at Future Workplace Summit: Day 2

D2L

Hosted by Future Workplace, an HR advisory and research firm that provides insights on the future of work and learning, this year’s Future Workplace Summit … Continued. The post D2L at Future Workplace Summit: Day 2 appeared first on D2L. Corporate Learning Trends D2L News

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.

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.

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.

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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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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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.

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.

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?

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

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.

How to Price and Package Customer Training

To charge or not to charge? That is the question many customer training teams are facing today. The answer, however, is not always a straightforward yes or no. Download this guide to learn more.

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

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.

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.

Scenario-Based eLearning Can Accelerate Upskilling Veterans

Learning Solutions Magazine

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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

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.

The Cat Will Be Very Much Alive

Melon Learning

There’s always been a paradoxical recursion about teaching a teacher. What is a teacher anyway? And how does a teacher learn? What about the redundancy of the status of a teacher as a mere knowledge passer.

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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Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

Why Your Corporate Communication Plan Should Be Tightly Linked To Your L&D Strategy

Clarity Consultants

Developing a tightly executed corporate communication plan that is part of your L&D strategy is a smart way to build consistency of mission and message across your organization. But it can be a challenge to walk the walk across all your organizational groups.

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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Best Practices For Rolling Out Corporate Wellness Initiatives

Clarity Consultants

Employee wellness is something that many employers are focusing their efforts on these days. Everyone knows that healthier employees are happier and overall more productive. But bringing wellness into your corporate culture can be a challenge. It takes strategic initiatives and thoughtful culture change to really invest in the wellness of your team.