Tue.Feb 20, 2018

10 reasons to modernize workplace training

Jane Hart

The current training model can no longer keep pace with the speed of business and the continuous nature of change. It is time to give it an overhaul. Here are 10 issues associated with current training approaches and some brief pointers about how they can be addressed. Social learning

Awareness Test

Your Training Edge

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Strike a Pose: New Cutout Silhouettes

eLearning Brothers

We have over 100,000 cutout character images in the eLearning Brothers Cutout People Library. With that many characters to choose from, I admit that sometimes I have trouble choosing a cutout person to use.

It’s Amazing What Creating Online Energy Can Do!

InSync Training

This is the first part of our guest blogger Susan Bassett's two-part blog post. The second post will be published Tuesday, February 27, 2018. I’ve been presenting online since 2001. I’ve always felt a certain sense of excitement when working with top-notch trainers and producers in creating active, energetic online sessions. Terrific online professionals make choices about how they present which results in transforming distracted, impatient, and overwhelmed attendees into engaged learners.

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.

xAPI Explained in Infographs

Adult Learning with Technology

As I look at bringing in xAPI to where I work, I’ve received a few questions on what is xAPI and why is it better than SCORM? I went to build my own infograph to make it easier to explain, but why reinvent the wheel!

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A broader view of Augmented Reality

Clark Quinn

I was answering some questions about a previous post of mine on AR, and realized I have made some unnecessary limitations in my own thinking. And I may not be the only one! So I thought I’d share my thoughts on a broader view of augmented reality.

Changes that are Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology

Adult Learning with Technology

Original Article posted at 5 Changes Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology – eLearning Industry By Steve Lowenthal What Changes Are Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology A perfect storm of disruptors is leading us all into uncharted territory. Given this uncertainty, it’s not surprising that Ambient research has forecast negative 14% growth for the … Continue reading "Changes that are Shaping The Future Of Learning Technology".

Tribal Knowledge At Point-of-Work Should Not Be Your Default

Living in Learning

"Intentionally designed for application at the moment of need at Point-of-Work; can your team deliver solutions of this nature? Can your team accomplish discovery to accurately determine what the assets should be? Do they address all 7-Right Things? Performance Assessments Performance Support Sustained Capability

3 Steps to Creating a Microlearning Strategy: Dallas Lunch & (Micro)Learn Highlights

Grovo

Last week, I had the privilege of hosting a Microlearning ® strategy session for local L&D practitioners in Dallas. At the event, I interviewed Jayson Maxwell from Six Flags about his success in identifying and deploying a Microlearning ® strategy to solve for his company’s compliance and regulatory training needs.

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.

How to Make Great Corporate Training Videos

Visual Lounge

Video is one the most popular ways to deliver and consume content on the internet. Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat all encourage people to watch and share short, informal videos. This makes employees particularly receptive to video in corporate learning programs.

How To Identify The Articulate Storyline Version Used To Develop The Course

Swift eLearning Services

We often come across a situation in which client shares a course file developed by another e Learning company or developer but don’t have the information on Articulate Storyline version used for development.

The New & Improved Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Ten years ago, the e-learning industry was still mostly Flash-based. That meant organizations either had to buy e-learning courses, have them custom-built, or hire a Flash programmer to build them.

People Development: Stop Spending, Start Thinking

CLO Magazine

During the 2007 financial crisis, consulting and coaching clients often asked me: “Could we deliver similar value this year from half of the budget?” Ironically, we could. I often quoted the advertising adage that says that half your budget is always wasted, but you cannot be sure which half.

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

CRM-LMS Integration: A Smarter Choice for Customer Education

Talented Learning

Over the past decade, businesses large and small have widely embraced customer relationship management systems (CRM) , thanks largely to the remarkable rise of the world’s most popular cloud-based CRM, Salesforce.com.

Old technologies don't die

Learning with e's

Photo by Steve Wheeler We connect with each other and with information in many ways. Today, more than ever we have a bewildering array of choices, including a variety of means to connect using smart phones and the Web.

5 Engaging Microlearning Formats to Empower Your Sales Force

CommLab India

In this blog, learn about the different formats of microlearning that are used to deliver content in a way that empowers sales reps and bootstraps knowledge retention. eLearning Design microlearning

Employee Onboarding: Using the Three A’s to create a great place to work

Wisetail LMS

Ensure that none of your employees slip through the cracks by applying George Bradt's Three A's to create an exceptional employee onboarding experience with your LMS. The post Employee Onboarding: Using the Three A’s to create a great place to work appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All L&D Best Practices

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[Webinar] How Zenefits Uses a Customer Enablement Tech Stack to Drive Adoption

The Education Services team at Zenefits was looking to provide easily accessible and immediately usable education offerings to drive customer adoption and engagement. The company addressed this challenge by connecting the technologies powering its training, support and customer advocacy programs into an ecosystem for customer enablement. This ecosystem has made it simpler for customers to onboard, and for the Zenefits team to maximize and measure the net impact of their initiatives. In this session, Melanie Gallo, Senior Director of Education Services at Zenefits, will team up with Skilljar to share learnings and best practices from their experience in creating this customer enablement ecosystem.

7 Exciting Features In iSpring For Rapid Course Development

CommLab India

This blog explores the features in iSpring that make it suitable for rapid course conversion. Learning Technology iSpring

How can I make sure that the student is selecting all of the interactive content in the proper order?

Yukon Learning

During Storyline training, we learn how to customize a course to ensure that learners view all the content on each slide. Depending on the situation and the type of content, there are a variety of strategies that can be used.

End User Training is Pivotal to the Modern Employee Journey

WhatFix

End user training is really underrated. That’s because of two reasons. One, organizations are so engrossed and consumed by the software implementation process that the post-implementation process completely escapes their mind.

Why Do You Need to Revive Your Flash Courses by Converting Them to HTML5?

CommLab India

Here’s why you should convert your Flash-based courses to HTML5, to ensure they stand the test of time and reach a wide range of audiences. Learning Technology Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

Update Your Outdated Online Training Content TODAY with these tips!

eFront

The sooner you modernize your online training course, the sooner your employees can catch up with compliance and boost their performance. In this article, we’ll highlight 8 tips to bring your outdated online training content up to date without further delay.

Phalcon Soars with an LMS Made for Workforce Training

LearnUpon

Phalcon , Ltd. is a leader in electrical and wireless infrastructure engineering, construction, and service for the utility, industrial and commercial industries.

Instruction

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

Following on from my two previous posts which cover my thought process about familiarity in learning design and how distractions can affect both our work and learn environments, I wanted to write about instruction. Instructions we give as well as those we receive.

10 E-learning influencers to watch in 2018

Matrix

Whether you’re new to e-learning or a seasoned veteran in the industry, there’s one thing you should never forget: online training is always changing.

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Top E-Learning Software - Recommendations and Pricing

Zero in on the best E-Learning software for your company. Get expert recommendations and pricing comparisons based on your specific needs.

5 Types of Learners Who Can Benefit From a K-12 LMS

D2L

The old education model is quickly coming to end. Rising concerns about ensuring each learner is connecting to content have encouraged K12 advocates to promote … Continued. D2L News

GDPR eLearning

Cobblestone Learning

How can GDPR eLearning help you comply with the new data privacy laws? On 25th May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect across all EU member states, radically changing the world of data privacy. Some businesses are struggling to wrap their head around the new laws.

On the Lookout for an LMS? The free 2018 Buyer’s Guide to LMS is Here.

Melon Learning

If you are looking for a learning management system, you’ve probably braced yourself for all the headaches and hardships you are about to experience.

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