Mon.Feb 25, 2019

How Tech is Helping L&D Create More Time for Learning

CLO Magazine

The imperative for a more continuous approach to learning is growing. More than half of all working adults now acknowledge the necessity of learning throughout their lives and careers. Millennials, likewise, cite learning and development as the most popular workplace benefit. But while the urgency to upskill exists across the enterprise, the time to do so may not.

How Important is the Design Phase?


How important is the Design Phase in producing a high quality online training (eLearning, wbt, cbt) program? The Design Phase is critical. . The Design Phase is both the instructional and technical foundation of the finished product. If you get the Design Phase completed properly, you have a detailed road map to drive the Development and Deployment phases.

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How Mistakes Can Impact Learning for the Better

Designing Digitally

Mistakes are a major part of learning. If your learners have never made a mistake, then chances are that your content is not challenging enough. There is nothing wrong with learners making mistakes. In fact, learning through mistakes is an effective learning method. eLearning courses are the best environment to allow your employees to make mistakes. They can make all the wrong decisions without the organization having to face the consequences. They can experiment and practice.

Types of Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

Let me ask you an honest question. What is your personality type? Are you a Type A? Maybe a Type B? I was once told by a CEO, that I was a Type A ultra even more so then her. I felt honored. I should have asked for a raise. . The notion of types of personalities, aligns in some ways with types of systems, in that there is a lot of leeway in terms of what it actually means, with some folks saying this, when in fact it is that. .

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

Top 10 Online Learning Platforms


There’s a world of difference between achievers and losers. Losers fail to learn from their failures. Achievers are lifelong learners. Achievers know the importance of continuous learning. Organizations and businesses love to recruit achievers. How to stay relevant? To stay relevant in this intensely competitive world. Employees should acquire new business skills, enhance their existing skills, take up challenging projects and fulfill expectations. Offsite Training Programs.

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7 Ways it Pays to Invest in Diversity Training


There’s a lot of talk about diversity in our culture – especially in the workplace. Diversity seems to be the new business buzzword with companies increasingly eager to show their commitment to the idea of a diverse workforce by providing diversity training and initiatives. The changing workforce is helping drive the push to adopt more inclusive procedures and policies.

Free eBook: Trainer’s Guide To Designing Next Level Learning

eLearning Industry

Instructional Designers come from a wide range of organizations, industries, and locations. They are a group of professionals who understand the importance of constantly improving and reflecting on their skillset; from becoming better-evolved experts in their design to working with SMEs in a highly efficient and fluent manner. Lateral leadership has never been more relevant. Want to know more, then keep reading. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Why Custom E-Learning Solutions Are Great for Your Organization

Adobe Captivate

E-learning has replaced traditional classroom training as the prime corporate training delivery mechanism in numerous organizations in the recent years. E-learning has grown with a 200% growth rate in the last decade. While this is in no terms a small feat, the growth of e-learning could be dramatically accelerated if it not for the resistance to change most organizations show. No organization is living under a rock these days, and know that corporate e-learning is not just a passing fad.

How To Design Learner-First Training

eLearning Industry

The learner-first training model is simple but radically different from the way a lot of organisations train. Here's how to take a learner-first approach to training design. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices Learner-Centered Design

How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

The Trouble with AI in Learning and Development


In helping workers cope with the modern workplace’s rapid pace of change, Learning and Development professionals can (and do) use technology - to allow more L&D materials to be delivered to learners wherever they are, whenever they need to learn or benefit from some performance support. The post The Trouble with AI in Learning and Development appeared first on Speexx. All Speexx Blog Posts Digital transformation artificial intelligence

What’s The Best Type Of Content For The 21st-Century Learner, And How Do You Deliver It?

eLearning Industry

Today, learners live and work in fast-paced, high-pressure environments. So, it’s only natural that your learning content must adapt if it’s going to remain effective. Discover the top types of eLearning content you should be creating for modern-day learners. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Brain Facts eLearning Content Development eLearning Development Best Practices Modern Learners

Career Advice from Mike Kennedy

CLO Magazine

Mike Kennedy, learning and development leader and associate vice president, national basketball association. What’s been your career path? I started out with the idea that I was going to be a therapist. My graduate training was in cognitive behavioral psychotherapy and at the time I was working in mental health services. I had the good fortune moving into a training capacity in that field.

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Why Use Lectora Inspire for Mobile Learning? 5 Compelling Reasons

CommLab India

With the proliferation of mobile devices, mobile learning has become inevitable for corporate eLearning. Let’s see how Lectora makes mobile learning development easy. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

Don't Pick Your Next LMS Until You Read This Guide!

With so many factors and people to consider, how do you make sure you pick the right LMS? It’s simple: This guide covers crucial considerations with actionable advice and professional insights, so you know you’ve picked the perfect eLearning solution.

6 Ways To Make Compliance Training Easy


Developing skills in the workplace is important for many reasons. Staff happiness and well-being; retention, and investment in people to name a few. However, there is another type of training that is extremely important in many industries, that is not talked about quite so often…. To automate the boring stuff To centralise training operations Automation Safety Construction/Utilities Learning & Development

Turn your PowerPoint presentations into interactive HTML5 courses in minutes


Turn your PowerPoint presentations into interactive HTML5 courses in minutes PowerPoint presentations are a good way to deliver instructor-led training in a classroom but different issues arise when you want to use them as a self-contained course. In this blog post, we will cover how you can easily capture the instructor-led experience to let you. The post Turn your PowerPoint presentations into interactive HTML5 courses in minutes appeared first on Koantic. eLearning Industry

7 Ways to Enhance Your Compliance Training

Learning Solutions Magazine

7 Ways to Enhance Your Compliance Training. pamela-hogle. Mon, 02/25/2019 - 00:00

8 Ways to Build Educational Partnerships with Chapters

WBT Systems

8 Ways to Build Educational Partnerships with Chapters. Read more about 8 Ways to Build Educational Partnerships with Chapters

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

Analytics is About Actionable Insights, Not More Reports


Our team attended a conference last week. While there, someone said they were generating reports that needed an audience. This seemed odd to us. We don’t believe that analytics is about generating reports and then looking for consumers of them. In fact, we believe that less reports may sometimes be better.

Mastering Your Foundation Skills Training With Learning Pool’s eLearning Modules

Learning Pool

Mastering your foundation skills training with Learning Pool's elearning modules Foundation skills are the basic elements of business literacy. They are the essential skill sets a modern employee needs to progress. Without them, people will struggle in their jobs and development may pass them by. For the organisation this translates into a loss of effectiveness Read more.

How Technology is Changing the Way We Do Product Training


For many organizations — especially financial institutions — the role of frontline staff is changing. Customers expect your frontline to be product experts, able to help with whatever question or issue they have. As a result, product training is quickly becoming one of the most important programs you can run for frontline staff. However traditional learning technology isn’t well-suited to the challenges and goals of modern product training.

How To Tame High Cognitive Load In eLearning

eLearning Industry

Information overload is a significant hindrance to effective learning and retention. But, can we do anything about it? Fortunately, we can. Join us on the 29th of April to learn how to reduce cognitive overload. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

[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.

How To Get Your L&D Team Fit For Digital Transformation


Help your team to realise that learning in the flow of work is where L&D is going and that it’s about the work and not about learning in the way that L&D have traditionally delivered it. The post How To Get Your L&D Team Fit For Digital Transformation appeared first on Looop. Tips and How-To's elearning learning and development digital learning

Effective Strategies for Developing Onboarding Training

Newgen Enterprise

Most of us remember the first day at work with the “fear of the unknown”. This fear may hinder our on-the-job performance. And this is where the onboarding training comes. The post Effective Strategies for Developing Onboarding Training appeared first on Newgen Enterprise. E-learning elearning learninganddevelopment new hire onboarding onboarding

Turn your PowerPoint presentations into interactive HTML5 courses in minutes


Turn your PowerPoint presentations into interactive HTML5 courses in minutes PowerPoint presentations are a good way to deliver instructor-led training in a classroom but different issues arise when you want to use them as a self-contained course. In this blog post, we will cover how you can easily capture the instructor-led experience to let you. The post Turn your PowerPoint presentations into interactive HTML5 courses in minutes appeared first on Koantic. eLearning Industry

Adobe Captivate 2019 opening on mac but not showing

Adobe Captivate

Hello. I am trying to open adobe captivate 2019 on my mac book. when It opens the dialogue box that lets you select the project opens in the far left corner of the screen. Once I drag it down to the middle and open the project I want it does not show. However, it says that it is opened. I have uninstalled the program and re downloaded it but that is still an issue. The post Adobe Captivate 2019 opening on mac but not showing appeared first on eLearning.

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

eLearning Project Tip 8: Stop SWAG Bids, Save $$$


eLearning Project Tip 8: Stop SWAG Bids, Save $$$. How do you control costs and become the company eLearning hero? By stopping SWAG bids and breaking the traditional one contract system into two!