Tue.Dec 12, 2017

How To Work With Subject Matter Experts

Dashe & Thomson

By: Andrea May, Fiona Quigley, and Dawn Mahoney. Subject Matter Experts

How To Make A DIY Recording Studio

Visual Lounge

When it comes to creating a video, there is a lot of preparation before hitting the record button. One thing to consider when prepping your video is setting up a DIY recording studio.

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Microlearning: What’s Really Important?

InSync Training

What’s Really Important? In a previous post , we provided some insight into the trending topic of microlearning. Because it's so popular and supports the way business is being done, there's lots of movement in the industry to put it into action. But, we need to make sure that it is done the "right way" for our learners. Let's look at some of the important elements of quality microlearning that can guide the development and design process. Microlearning

Good Leaders Can Redefine Training to Help Transform Workplace Culture

CLO Magazine

Only a handful of children will make a varsity team without an involved cheerleader in their lives spurring them on and driving accountability. You’ll likely never see a child make it to the Olympics without a parental figure taking an active role in their training. The same is true of employees.

2018 Customer Training Goals

Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks? If you’re not sure, this guide can help.

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The Training Question Manifesto for 2018

Litmos

2017 has flown by, many a training program has been created and many people have been needlessly participating in said training programs. The question at hand is, "How can we make a better impact in 2018"? In most cases, it boils down to better questioning.

10 Steps to Running an Engaging eLearning Webinar

LearnUpon

Webinars are a remarkable resource. They connect you with a new audience, allow you to reach your learners on a more personal level, and enable you to share invaluable information. With all their advantages though, running a webinar is easier said than done.

Driving Lucrative Training Outcomes Through Mobile Learning

G-Cube

Today, learning professionals from diverse industry domains need to identify how to efficiently deliver training support to mobile devices, so that learners access relevant information whenever and wherever they need.

4 Amazing Benefits of Virtual Reality in Online Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check the benefits of leveraging virtual reality for corporate training. eLearning Design Online training

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

State of the eLearning Industry: An Interview with Dr. Michael Allen

eLearning Brothers

At DevLearn 2017, eLearning Brothers Executive Director Bill West talked to the legendary Dr. Michael Allen about the insights he’s had since publishing his first “ Guide to e-Learning ,” and the simplifying concepts and procedures he’s included in his second edition.

From High School to the Corporate University

CLO Magazine

There’s a well-worn path from public education to corporate education. From trainers and instructional designers to chief learning officers, former teachers’ understanding of public education gives them a leg up in L&D.

Created in our image

Learning with e's

Photo by Steve Wheeler (3D printed robots) There is no doubt. Robots are going to feature significantly in our future. They are already overtly embedded in manufacturing and retailing (e.g. see Amazon), and also feature in other sectors of society in more discrete forms.

Building Relationships That Work

CLO Magazine

Think about how difficult it can be to change your own attitudes and behavior, let alone changing the behavior of someone else. And yet we often find ourselves with people we think need to be fixed or at least changed in some fundamental way.

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.

Save Time By Pre-Building Parts of Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

At a bookstore, you’ll see all sorts of books covering all sorts of content. But one thing you’ll notice is that while they may have different content and even look different they mostly share a similar structure. What’s in a Book? What do books have in common? Cover images.

Integrating Gaming and e-Learning Design Part 3 of 3: Getting Started

Allen Interactions

You may want to read Part 1 and Part 2 before delving into Part 3. You might also want to look at pictures of otters holding hads. Your call. Instructional Design Gamification

How to Use Videos to Make an Impact on Corporate Learning

CommLab India

Check this blog for two major ways videos can be used to promote learning effectively – on-demand learning and collaborative learning. eLearning Design corporate learning

Leveraging Your Blog to Create a Course

LearnDash

You spent a lot of time creating your blog posts, why not leverage that hard work to create your course? One of the best ways to determine if your course idea is worthwhile is to start a blog around that particular subject first.

Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

5 Elements to Include in any Post Training Evaluation Questionnaire

eFront

At the end of any corporate online training program or course, there should always be a training evaluation report based on learner feedback. This report not only tells you how well the program was received by the learners, but it also gives valuable insight into your program’s effectiveness.

How to Convince Employers to Pay for Professional Development

WBT Systems

When you’re a lifelong learner, it’s frustrating to see people in positions of power who don’t understand the value of professional development. It’s especially frustrating when these people are employers in your association’s industry or profession. What do you do when members (and non-members) are interested in your online learning programs but their employers won’t pay for professional development?

Why compliance must be part of your business strategy

Skillsoft

How to ensure your compliance program is part of your business strategy. compliance elearning business strategy Compliance programs

Independent Learner in the Knowledge Economy

The Peformance Improvement

In the Knowledge Economy, people must take responsibility for their own learning. They need to learn how to learn independently and how to learn what they need to know when they need to know it. The world of work is changing too fast for any worker to remain a passive learner.

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.

Tips For Attracting and Hiring Millennials from a Millennial

ej4 eLearning

Millennials currently make up the largest portion of the workforce, but many companies struggle to find ways to attract them. As a Millennial who just went through the job-hunting process, I have a few tips that can help you simplify the process of attracting and hiring Millennials to your company.

Training Vision 6: Execution Plan

Your Training Edge

Summary: You have a vision and strategy for training in the upcoming year and it’s taken quite a bit of time, assessment, and brainstorming. But the best strategy is useless unless you know how to execute it.

Six ideas in search of a problem to solve?

Kineo

​The elearning industry historically has had a habit of putting the cart before the horse. For years everyone was saying they wanted to talk about mobile – but there were no users willing or able to use mobile devices for learning. Gamification has also been talked about for a long time, without anybody even being clear what they mean by it, let alone being able to point to examples of it being used in a corporate learning context.

Achieving Global Compliance

Powerhouse Hub

Tips on designing compliance training that is customised for a global audience

The Essential Template for Your Customer Training Strategy

Looking to build your customer training strategy? The process can be overwhelming, if you don’t have a set plan from the start. This template can help.

How HR can leverage LMS software

Matrix

Today, HR teams are tasked with engaging and retaining top talent in addition to attracting, hiring and onboarding promising candidates. Many times, this talent management role involves developing and maintaining a rich learning culture that improves an organization’s efficiency.

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Make Your Learning Mobile

Powerhouse Hub

A downloadable guide for making your eLearning mobile-friendly

Unleashing Superheroes: Origin Story – Lucille Dancer

Growth Engineering

Get to know another of Growth Engineering’s awesome superheroes! From the BESMAs to Brandon Hall 2017 and beyond, we’ve won a lot of awards this year in partnership with our awesome customers!