Tue.Dec 03, 2019

Why Use Knowledge Checks in Your Corporate Training Program


Training is incredibly important to your employees. A survey mentioned by Your Training Edge indicated that 70 percent of workers claim training directly influences their decision to stick with their current employer or look for a new job. 1 The source also reported that 74 percent of participants involved in another long-term study “assert that lack of training is the biggest hurdle in achieving their full potential at work.”

Leverage Your LMS in Employee Onboarding

Absorb LMS

When you show up at a party, you want to feel welcomed. It’s the same when you start a new job. Onboarding is a company’s way of helping people know why they’re there, connect with other people and make them want to stay. The onboarding effort pays off: Data shows that 91% of companies who kept their first-year workers had an engaging onboarding experience.


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How to Create Online Volunteer Training Courses for Non-Profits


What information should your online volunteer training cover? In many ways, volunteer training is like any other online course. You will need to teach the material, assess the volunteer’s understanding, and provide meaningful feedback. However, volunteer training courses have some specific requirements than ordinary training courses don’t. This is especially true for non-profits, who are often serving members of their community, and who may be liable for the actions of poorly-trained volunteers.

5 Signs You Need to Expand Your Small Business Team (And 5 Ways to Pull it Off)

Your Training Edge

Ever hear the saying you are the five people you spend most of your time with ? In much the same manner, the people you surround your business with, and the people you choose to help you take your small business to the next level, are going to have a huge impact on how that business runs. In small business teams, it can be difficult to know when the time is ripe for bringing on a new employee.

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CFO’s Guide to Building an HR Team with Limited Time, Budget and Resources

Building the ideal HR team doesn’t happen overnight—especially when CFOs have limited time, budget and resources. But our new guide can give you advice on where to start and key focus areas you need to know. Download our guide today!

Why AI-Powered Personalized Learning Experiences are Here to Stay


Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a buzzword on the lips of a wide range of business people. Unlike many trends, AI has crossed the boundaries of industries and is impacting us all. Once thought of as a robot that would take over the world, we’re all now starting to realize just how useful it can be. As we move into a new decade, the use of AI is on the rise and set to revolutionize the learning experience for learners and admins alike.

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Lessons Learned About Modern Learning in 2019

InSync Training

Like every year before it, 2019 proved game-changing, awe-inspiring, and insightful. With only a few weeks left until a new decade, our team felt nostalgic. What did we learn in the last 365 days? Quite a bit, and we’re sure you did too. Modern Learning Modern Blended Learning

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Being able to track Employee Training progress is very important for both small and large organizations

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Case Study: Conversion of Flash Based Complex eLearning Courses to HTML5

Swift eLearning Services

Here is a flash to HTML5 conversion case study where we have converted the complex animated flash based legacy elearning course into HTML5 compatibility content.

eLearning: Why it’s ALWAYS a Good Idea

Reflection Software

Three years ago with the help of YouTube I disassembled our front-loading washing machine to replace the door boot. I had nothing to lose. If all went well, I spent $50 on a part, shed a little sweat and breathed new life into the unit. Worst case scenario, I would pay the labor fee and a professional would put it back together using my new door boot. Well, thanks to the replayable step-by-step instructions on YouTube, the process went off without a hitch.

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The Role of Human Resources in Workplace Safety

While it may seem obvious to say that safety is important for any company to embrace, making it a priority as an HR representative will not only be beneficial to your employees but to your bottom line too. Download this whitepaper to learn more!

How To Build A Collaborative Learning With The 70 20 10 Learning Model


So, by focusing more on collaborative learning with the 70/20/10 learning model, they can be able to make a positive impact on employees’ performance. That is because most organizations lay too much emphasis on formal learning as the cornerstone of their learning strategy. Fortunately, the advancement in technology has been helpful for L&D professionals to shift to performance management. However, technology is not enough to balance the equation.

Formal vs. Informal Learning: Which Employee Training Strategy Is Better?


How do you know if your training strategy is the best option for your organization? Learn the benefits of formal vs. informal training. The post Formal vs. Informal Learning: Which Employee Training Strategy Is Better? appeared first on BizLibrary. Article employee training training program tips

Implementing a Learning Experience Platform: A Client’s Perspective

Learning Pool

Learning and Development opportunities in the workplace are rapidly becoming one of the most sought after applications for many global organizations. In fact, a recent national survey demonstrated how today’s employees are more likely to accept a role with a company who offer a comprehensive training program, as opposed to one who doesn’t. .

Are Your Learners Tech-Savvy? Here Are the Things They Look for in an E-Learning Course


Are Your Learners Tech-Savvy? Here Are the Things They Look for in an E-Learning Course. There is a lot of content available that gives you tips and advice on how to engage learners who don’t like using technology to ensure your e-learning modules are successful. It’s often assumed, however, that tech-savvy learners don’t need the same attention. After all, you’re delivering learning to them using technology, and they like and feel comfortable using tech. Job done, right? Not quite.

Five Reasons Leaders Invest in Language Training

Communication is the lifeforce of any company. Without it, productivity, employee happiness, and ultimately your business suffers. Investing in language learning better positions global business leaders to see gains in organizational effectiveness as a result.

Six great reads for training and sales leaders to inspire by the fire this holiday season


It’s a great time of year. The holidays are approaching and festive gatherings with family and friends are planned. It’s also a natural time to reflect on the year that’s about to end and consider what the coming one may bring. That said, training and sales leaders may find themselves in front of the fireplace, contemplating what has worked, what needs improvement, and how to make the most of 2020.

The Responsibility of Leadership

Training Industry

The Responsibility of Leadership - Read more by Hope Williams on Training Industry. Uncategorized accountability leadership leadership development Leadership Training

On-Premise or Cloud LMS?: How to Make the Best Choice


If you’re starting to think about your next learning management system, you have an abundance of choice. Whether your organization is a corporation, nonprofit, or government entity – or a company that sells training – you’ll want to find an LMS with the features that are most important to you. You’ll also need to decide whether on-premise LMS software or a cloud LMS will work best. Both have pros and cons, benefits and tradeoffs.

How To Retain New Hires After Onboarding


The cost of employee turnover can be mitigated by effective training. Discover tips to retain new hires after onboarding. The post How To Retain New Hires After Onboarding appeared first on AllenComm. Onboarding Training Employee Retention New Hires

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From Surviving to Thriving: Returning to what science says about how we think, work, and learn

Speaker: Clark Quinn, Ph.D., Author and Executive Director of Quinnovation

The pandemic and associated upheavals of 2020 have led to both the need and opportunity to rethink how we think, work, and learn. In this session, Dr. Quinn will go over the implications for learning and working effectively both in general and in this new era. Come see what L&D can, and should, do to help transform organizations to work smarter (and wiser)!

Formal vs. Informal Learning: Which Employee Training Strategy Is Better?


How do you know if your training strategy is the best option for your organization? Learn the benefits of formal vs. informal training. The post Formal vs. Informal Learning: Which Employee Training Strategy Is Better? appeared first on BizLibrary. Training Programs employee training training program tips

How to Create an Effective Training Video: A Practical Guide & Tips

iSpring Solutions

In our blog, we’ve already talked a lot about using video for corporate training. For example, we provided a detailed… Read More. Corporate Training

Benefits of Effective Communication and Collaboration Tools for Deskless Employees


In recent years, more and more of the workforce has become hourly, relying on deskless positions for their income. Despite the increase in workers, the turnover rate among employees has not changed. By most accounts, it's gotten worse. According to Forbes , roughly 2.7 billion people don't use a desk at work. These employees aren't in front of a computer and often lack effective ways to communicate with their colleagues, human resources, and management.

ID and eLearning Links 12/3/19

Experiencing eLearning

As I read online, I bookmark resources I find interesting and useful. I share these links periodically here on my blog. In this post, I share resources for building branching scenarios, finding the cause of performance problems, improving accessibility, creating videos, and moving from classroom to blended learning. Branching scenarios.

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The Ins and Outs of Connecting Technologies in a Modern Learning Ecosystem

Speaker: TJ Seabrooks, former CEO at Rustici Software

Have you ended up with a collection of content inputs and data outputs that might be hard to wrangle? If your organization uses multiple LMSs and has content coming from many different places, or you’re heading in this direction, this webinar is for you.

The Importance Of Utilizing A Corporate LMS For Successful Employee Training

Dan Keckan

What are the benefits of using a Learning Management System in a corporate environment? This article discusses a few features of an LMS that can enhance the learning strategy of any organization. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate LMS eLearning eBooks Employee Training Learning Management System Implementation

When the Competency Model Breaks Down: How to Map Skills to Roles


This article is based on a presentation from our annual conference, Degreed LENS. Find the full video of the presentation at the bottom of this page. By now most of us have caught on to the idea that talking about skills is cool, and many companies are simply replacing the word learning with skills. It reminds me of the late-90’s when department names changed from Training to Learning and Development.

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Do You Need a Storyboard for Your eLearning Project?

Learning Solutions Magazine

Do You Need a Storyboard for Your eLearning Project? emily-wood. Tue, 12/03/2019 - 00:00

Sales Enablement – How Can You Leverage on eLearning to Accelerate Sales

EI Design

What is Sales Enablement? The Forrester group defines Sales Enablement as: “A strategic, ongoing process that equips all client-facing employees with the ability to consistently and systematically have a valuable conversation with the right set of customer stakeholders at each stage of the customer’s problem-solving life cycle to optimize the return of investment of the selling system.” .

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!

How eBooks Make for Valuable Classroom Technology


Bringing technology tools into the classroom has proven to have positive consequences in terms of the quality of learning. There is no denying that both students and teachers agree that the use of eBooks offers benefits for education. It offers an effective way to free education from the boundaries of school walls and timings.

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Number of the month


Speed of “thought” – Information travels at different speeds within different types of neurons, however, it can easily reach about 430km/h. The post Number of the month appeared first on KnowledgeOne. Articles

E-learning: A simpler approach, please?


This article from Antoine Poincaré, Head of Sales at Coorpacademy, featured in Training Journal in the November edition – the UK’s most influential Learning & Development publication – argues the case for a fuss-free way to produce e-learning. . Discover the article! E-learning: A simpler approach, please? Antoine Poincaré argues the case for a fuss-free way to produce e-learning. The good news is that we all agree we’ve moved beyond SCORM in e-learning.