Fri.Jan 05, 2018

How to Write a Resume with an AI Assistant?

The Performance Improvement Blog

The hiring industry is continually evolving. If we compare the scenarios of the past to the present, we can find an increase in competition in the overall industry. Nearly 250 resumes are attracted on an average by any job opening.

Training the Generations

Your Training Edge

We all know that our workforces are changing. But we do have the ability to reach out to all generations with our training and development. The Baby Boomers are not accepting retirement, Generation X is in full swing, and Generation Y is just entering the workforce.

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5 Professional Soft Skills for Rock Star Customer Service

eLearning Brothers

Chris Willis, Product Manager for Customizable Courseware, wrote a great article for D2L on developing soft skills for customer service.

Is 2018 Going To Be a Step-Change Year for L&D?

Living in Learning

There is urgency to this step-change requirement that needs to address Moments of Need at the Point of Work when they manifest and where they manifest. Productivity and profitability are hard-wired into this mission-critical capability. These requirements are currently out of scope of the Training Paradigm regardless of the new training system technology implemented. DPS EPSS LES LMS Performance Support Rants & Ramblings Technology performance point of work

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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.

Build Your Course for an Audience of One

LearnDash

Creating a course with various lessons, quizzes, and other elements for hundreds (maybe thousands) of people is a daunting task. There are an endless number of instructional design templates and theories that you can follow for building your course. Some are simple and other are a bit more complex. Every one of them is useful when applied properly. But as you go through these different frameworks it can sometimes be beneficial to think about this from a different perspective.

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Changing How People Feel About Change

CLO Magazine

Change is everywhere and learning executives are right in the middle of it. The C-suite is calling for faster and more dramatic change to keep the organization competitive. But employees are experiencing change fatigue or worse, change revolt.

How Does an Instructional Design Strategy Enrich Online Instruction?

CommLab India

Check this blog for four components that illustrate why it is important to have an instructional design strategy to ensure impeccable eLearning design. eLearning Design Instructional design

Electric-car batteries, media coverage, Model 3 range, missing hydrogen stations: Today's Car News

Unicorn Training

Today, we've got a full slate of stories, from a bill in California to ban all but zero-emission vehicles in 2040 to a poll on climate change. Also, media coverage of electric cars and the story behind the 310-mile range rating of the Tesla Model 3. All this and more on Green Car Reports. As we had previewed in early December, a bill to ban sales. Today in Car News

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Video Training vs. Traditional Training

LightSpeed VT

Video Training vs. Traditional Training The Truth - By Eddie Martin Training has traditionally been about booking events, securing venues and managing travel arrangements. Substantial expenses with sometimes marginal returns on time and effort only to attempt to download a lifetime of one's research and time into the minds of a classroom or audience. [ [ ] The post Video Training vs. Traditional Training appeared first on LightSpeed VT.

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.

Kick Your Mentorship Program Up a Notch in 2018 With These Hacks

Training Industry

The post Kick Your Mentorship Program Up a Notch in 2018 With These Hacks appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized leadership leadership development mentoring

The Benefits of Switching to Virtual Training Software for EMR Training

ReadyTech

Over the past few years, this country has experienced a significant health IT transformation, especially in the way EMR and EHR systems are implemented and how EMR training is given. We have shifted from a primarily paper-based health system to a digital one.

Get to Aha!: Discover Your Positioning DNA and Dominate Your Competition

Skillsoft

Andy Cunningham explains the importance of knowing your company’s DNA. Skillsoft Books Andy Cunningham company DNA

Team Players: Collaborating in Business

KnowledgeCity

Being a team player is one of the most coveted traits that employers look for in new candidates. What does being a team player mean? And isn’t individual performance worth anything anymore?

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.

Why Leaders Need to Think Before They Do

D2L

Forty-two percent of companies today cite leadership development as very important. There really is no such thing as a bad leadership style—empowerment, participation, and providing … Continued. Leadership Development

Why Agency Software Integration Matters for Compliance

GO1

Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE. HIPAA and the various state and federal laws that govern client health data security are continually being amended to meet stringent security measures of the day.

How Professional Development Can Make Technology Friendly

D2L

Technology has become a mainstay in our daily lives. Education is no different. Technological advances enable educators to disrupt learning in ways that were almost … Continued. Professional Development

The Unsung Power of Establishing Audacious Goals (Even if You Fail)

WBT Systems

How failure led to a mentoring relationship with Marshall Goldsmith. Pivot: Reinvention Central

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.

This Week in EdTech: What’s Coming Up in 2018

D2L

Stay up-to-date on the latest news in learning with these trending articles. Technology This Week in EdTech

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State-specific sexual harassment training requirements (United States)

OpenSesame

Sexual harassment affects more than just the employees involved—it affects your entire organization. Besides causing emotional duress and decreased performance, lawsuits resulting from sexual harassment are stressful and expensive. Sexual harassment prevention training can help build awareness as well as provide guidelines on what to do when encountering these situations.

Zoom and Pan an Image in Captivate – an Experiment

Adobe Captivate

It’s been a while since I created complex interactions with Captivate. Now that I upgraded to Captivate 2017, I needed to refresh my memory about using Advanced Actions and custom effects.

This Week in Corporate Learning: How to Become Tech Wise in 2018

D2L

Stay up-to-date on the latest corporate learning news with these trending articles. Corporate Learning Trends

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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.

Blended Digital Learning to Make Classroom Training to Stick

EdCast

How to Use Blended Digital Learning to Make Classroom Training to Stick With all this talk about digital learning, many people are asking “Is Instructor-led Training dead?” Of course not. We can address the forgetting curve and provide solutions before, during and after class, just by blending in aspects of digital learning. With the tools […]. The post Blended Digital Learning to Make Classroom Training to Stick appeared first on EdCast.

New to Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Just beginning my Master’s Degree in Instructional Design and Technology! I am a new user of Captivate, and am yes, I must say “Captivated by it” It just so happens that my boss had the most dull power point presentation. Well, I got my hands on it today and it’s not dull anymore! Can’t wait to learn more and post some of my work. Discussion new user

Choosing the Right Colors When Designing an Online Course

GO1

Are you working on your next e-learning course and want to give it a little pizzazz to brighten it up? Of course, one of the first things you think about it adding bright colors and this is a great idea – it’s just what you need to make your course attractive, fun and engaging for […]. The post Choosing the Right Colors When Designing an Online Course appeared first on GO1 Learning. Education Learning Technology Tips & Tricks course design eLearning online course

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Captivate v. Articulate

Adobe Captivate

I’ve just begun using Captivate and Articulate. I am a Master’s Candidate in Instructional Technology and Design. Thus far, I am enjoying using Captivate more than Articulate. Perfect timing at work…two projects came up that needed an Instructional Designer. Perfect! Thus my first foray into integrating Captivate with Canvas. I’ll keep you posted on the comparison of products. Discussion articulate canvas Captivate

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.