Tue.Sep 10, 2019

Key Features Of A Meaningful eLearning Course

Dan Keckan

There are several ways to make sure that your course is relevant to the needs of the person who has to take them. But determining the shape and form of your eLearning courses to make them truly meaningful is far from easy. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Course Evaluation eLearning Courses Free eLearning eBooks Learning Objectives

How to Create an Effective Refresher Training Course


Nail down the what, when, and why of your training course for best results. Now that you understand the why of investing in refresher training, it’s time to cover the how. In many ways, refresher training is like any other course. You have to establish learning objectives , offer feedback, and build a community around the course—even if that community is a subset of your larger office culture.


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Free eBook: Modernization Uncovered - Flash To HTML5 Conversion And Beyond

Dan Keckan

Organizations are looking at modernizing their existing learning material to adapt to technology disruptions and meet modern-day learners’ demands. Content is locked in various formats of yesteryear, like Flash, long eLearning courses, courses authored in old eLearning tools, recorded webinars, PowerPoint presentations, and more. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Content Development Flash to HTML5 Free eLearning eBooks Modern Learner

Transforming Training Experiences through Learning Management System Chatbots


In today’s modern world, everything is at the cusp of change with the evolution of the learning management system (LMS) chatbots. The new-age learners are increasing the utilization of bots on their personalized mobile devices to boost engagement and retention. Chatbots are computer programs that interact with learners, identify their needs, and accordingly give responses. These impart several benefits, such as greater accessibility, automated learning, and reduced operational costs.

A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

Craft and commercial?

Clark Quinn

Occasionally I try to look at the broader swings we see (in a variety of things). In learning technology, there’s been a gross pendulum swing, and maybe smaller ones. I think we’ve swung between craft and commercial approaches to design, and I’m hoping we’re on a return swing. When we first started playing with learning technology, every approach was pretty much hand-crafted.

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Fall Back into a Professional Development Routine

InSync Training

Labor Day weekend in the United States has come and gone. While the sun still shines in many places, most people have put summer behind them and gotten back to the grind of “real life.”. With overflowing inboxes, looming project deadlines, and the holiday season in the near future, how do you fall back into a professional development routine? personal learning Professional Development

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Checkout 5 Amazing Authoring Tools for Effective Conversion of Flash to HTML5 eLearning Courses

Swift eLearning Services

With the phased out and inconvenient legacy of Flash, organizations are wishing to facilitate the latest and versatile technique (HTML5) that can flawlessly meet compatibility issues and programmer needs. This is a great boon that renders technology to go online without sweating or wastage of time.

Three Things to Do Before Building Your E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

Here are three time-saving tips to consider before building your e-learning course. Determine the Story Size. Many e-learning courses are 4:3 aspect ratio. The other common aspect ratio is 16:9. However, you’re not confined to either one of those aspect ratios. What if you want something more like a book? Or perhaps square? Determine the story size and resolution before you start working on the course.

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Learning In The Flow Of Work: Now Available For HR

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

Over the last two years I’ve written a lot about the new trend toward corporate “ Learning in the Flow of Work.” ” Well, it’s picking up speed. First, as I describe in the video below , the domain has grown. Companies now have dozens of various learning tools, and they are all able to. Read more» The post Learning In The Flow Of Work: Now Available For HR appeared first on JOSH BERSIN.

[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Can Managers Drive Results and Engagement at the Same Time?


Can Managers Drive Results and Engagement at the Same Time? September 10, 2019 in Employee Engagement , Leadership. A results-driven manager often wouldn’t be associated with a soft-skilled engaged one. However, as younger generations climb up the ladder, both results-driven and interpersonal skills are ever more important as a combined skillset.

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AccessAlly 3.2.0 Release Notes


Released September 2019 New Features Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) Compliance AccessAlly is now SCA-ready and EU clients can verify their payment when making purchases with AccessAlly Order Forms. There is NO additional configuration required: for payments requiring SCA, clients will be prompted to validate their credit card by clicking on a button. For clients using… Latest Releases

5 Tips for Creating eLearning for Mobile

Reflection Software

Features to Look for in a Compliance-Based LMS

Convergence Training

Organizations get a learning management system, or LMS, for a number of different reasons. Often, for some combination of reasons. One very common reason that organizations get a learning management system is to stay on top of and document compliance training requirements. In this article, we’ll give you a few key features to look for if you need an LMS to comply with mandatory training requirements.

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

Learning Pool awarded the mark of progress by Diversity Mark NI

Learning Pool

Learning Pool awarded the 'Mark of Progress' by Diversity Mark NI Learning Pool is delighted to have been acknowledged for their commitment to advancing gender diversity in the workplace, receiving the Mark Of Progress by Diversity Mark Northern Ireland. Diversity Mark NI Ltd is an independent not-for-profit organisation enabling companies to achieve a Charter Mark Read more.

Personalized vs. Off-The-Shelf Learning


When choosing how to create and utilize learning materials within your company, it is important to decide whether to use off-the-shelf or personalized learning. Personalized learning is tailor-made instruction based on learner characteristics such as interests, experience, preferred learning methods, learning pace or job role. One of the most important reasons for choosing a personalized. The post Personalized vs. Off-The-Shelf Learning appeared first on CoreAxis. Custom Learning

How To Increase Learner Engagement

Dan Keckan

Instructional Designers face the challenge of creating engaging content from dry material, keeping it fresh, engaging students’ attention and then maintaining their attention. It’s a tall order. Here are strategic tips to overcome this challenge. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Employee Engagement eLearning Scenario Employee Motivation Instructional Design Learner Engagement

LMS Customizations — Why You Should Avoid Them


LMS Customizations sound fantastic to have, but are they really? Realistically, a customized LMS can add to an already complicated process your organization is trying to simplify in the first place. As an LMS vendor, we receive many customization requests. Sometimes, these requests genuinely make sense, hence adding it to the LMS makes sense. [ [ ] The post LMS Customizations — Why You Should Avoid Them appeared first on Abara LMS.

The Better Way to Onboard Customers

Speaker: Skilljar Experts

The best onboarding programs have a super power: they’re constantly improving. Here at Skilljar, we’ve learned a thing or two about onboarding, both by crafting our own experience, and by collaborating with the best Customer Education professionals in the world. In our upcoming webinar, we’re going to share these learnings with you.

The One Mistake to Avoid When Building Training for SaaS Applications


This post was originally published on February 26, 2018 and updated September 11, 2019. SaaS applications are prized for their convenience and efficiency. However, one of their key benefits – the immediate availability of new features without needing to wait for each customer’s IT to install an upgrade – increases the challenge of making sure that your users are enjoying the full value of your application.

Why Does Blended Learning Work?


Blended learning requires a wide range of instructional tools and methods and enables the instructor to deploy more tailor-made tactics for each specific learning objective. The post Why Does Blended Learning Work? appeared first on AllenComm. Corporate Training blended learning

Create Effective Microlearning Fast with PowerPoint

Learning Solutions Magazine

Create Effective Microlearning Fast with PowerPoint. richard-goring. Tue, 09/10/2019 - 01:00

Is it Time For Your Business To Start Looking for a New LMS?


Startups, small businesses and large corporations rely on LMS’s to educate customers, train employees, and track performance. However, as your company grows, as learning trends change, or as new features become a priority, you may find that your LMS just isn’t cutting it anymore. So are there signs that your LMS may not be meeting … Continue reading Is it Time For Your Business To Start Looking for a New LMS? Uncategorized learning analytics LMS comparisons LMS selection

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

“Managers Think They’re Good at Coaching. They’re Not.” according to Harvard Business Review


This article originally appeared on hbr.org. Authors: Julia Milner and Trenton Milner. Julia Milner is a professor in leadership, academic director of the Global MBA program at EDHEC Business School in France and an honorary professorial fellow with the Sydney Business School in Australia. Trenton Milner is the general manager of the International Centre for Leadership Coaching. Are you successful at coaching your employees?

Centralizing content and building xAPI Profiles at iFest

Rustici Software

We have been working with government entities since 2005, so it’s no surprise that we were at NTSA’s ADL iFest 2019 conference. iFest brings together eLearning experts to showcase projects accomplished during the last year and pushes the group to set forth guidance for the industry about the standards and the technologies we all use. And it’s our pleasure to sponsor such an innovative event.

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Successful Custom eLearning: Top Tips L&D Managers Can Use To Create A Fun Learning Experience

Dan Keckan

All good training should have some element of Fun because the sense of mastery that learners develop is a positive, rewarding emotion. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Custom eLearning Free eLearning eBooks Learning Motivation User Experience

5 Ways Mobile Learning Helps You Connect with Your Remote Sales Team


More employees than ever are working remotely. According to Globalworkplaceanalytics.com , the number of employees who work from home has grown by 159% since 2005, more than 11 times faster than the rest of the workforce. Sales is no exception; FlexJobs’ list of the most popular work-at-home jobs includes sales representatives, business development managers, account managers and executives, and territory sales managers. . Managing a remote sales team has its perks.

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The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!