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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.

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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.

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

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.

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How to Price and Package Customer Training

To charge or not to charge? That is the question many customer training teams are facing today. The answer, however, is not always a straightforward yes or no. Download this guide to learn more.

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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

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.

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.

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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.

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.

How To Work With Subject Matter Experts

Dashe & Thomson

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

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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.

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.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

" Dogs, Huskies, Animal, Dog Racing " by Anja is Public Domain. The new year is nigh—a great time to assess our learning and see where we can make progress.

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.

An Online Training Management Solution: @Work

Wisetail LMS

We've crafted a training solution that allows you to keep certain content in your LMS available only at work while allowing all learners full access to the system’s social and communication features. We call it @Work. The post An Online Training Management Solution: @Work appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All LMS Best Practices

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.

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.

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.

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

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

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.

Audience, Device, Content: Keys to a Successful Mobile Learning Strategy

CommLab India

This blog will talk about three crucial areas in designing a mobile learning strategy. Learning Technology mobile learning

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.

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 Add Captions to Video for Accessibility

Visual Lounge

People who are deaf or hard of hearing rely on captions to gain meaning from your video content. But there are a lot of other great reasons for using them, as well. Here’s how to add captions to video for accessibility. What are captions? One of the most widely-known uses for captions — closed captioning — enables people who are deaf or hard of hearing to access and understand the audio portions of a video.

How to Use Microlearning Today to Train the Workforce of Tomorrow

D2L

Today’s young workers grew up in a digital era with touch screens, text messages and selfies. They live and learn in mobile micro moments that … Continued. Corporate Learning Trends

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?

More Than Meets the Eye

CLO Magazine

It is said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. In the case of eye tracking, a type of research used to record and analyze where people focus their attention, one could argue that, actually, improved skill and safety are in the eye of the beholder.

How to Price and Package Customer Training

To charge or not to charge? That is the question many customer training teams are facing today. The answer, however, is not always a straightforward yes or no. Download this guide to learn more.