Tue.May 21, 2019

Time Estimates for eLearning Development

Experiencing eLearning

One common question is “how long will it take to create this elearning?” ” It’s important to estimate the effort and time required for different tasks. Because I work for myself, I have to create good estimates.

7 Tips for Editing E-learning Content

LearnDash

Good editing is at the heart of great writing. Here’s how it can take your e-learning content to the next level. I’ve never liked the old aphorism that “there are no great writers, only great editors.”

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Importing Photoshop Layers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I received a Photoshop file the other day for use in a Captivate project. Moments later, I received a frantic call from the person who sent it to me. He was in a bit of a panic because he had sent me a Photoshop file (PSD) instead of the.jpg image I had requested.

Everything You Should Know About Agile eLearning Before Investing

Your Training Edge

Agile eLearning is a critical attribute in today’s learning that has been greatly enhanced through technology. In agile eLearning , the content of a given course is created by use of short and iterative cycles that are usually referred to as sprint.

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Beyond Face-to-Face: Solving the Digital Practice Problem

Speaker: Bryan Naas, Director of Sales Enablement, Lessonly

Just like training and practice is the cornerstone of any top athlete or artist, the same is true in the workplace. But in the world of sales, practice is often restricted to conference room role-playing and in-person scenarios. Join Bryan Naas, Sales Enablement Director at Lessonly, to learn the tactics you can use to make digital practice a part of the fabric of your teams’ daily schedules.

3 LMS Features That Help Small L&D Teams Train Large Learner Bases

TOPYX LMS

Just 35 percent of small L&D teams use a learning management system to train learners, in comparison to 56 percent of larger training teams.¹

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Why Your Business Needs Role-based Training for New Employees

Lambda Solutions

- 4 MIN READ -. For any business, understanding how to train new employees efficiently so they can operate with maximum efficiency is always a priority.

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Packaging change

Clark Quinn

I’ve been looking at a couple of things, with a goal is to look for the sweet spot at the intersection. I’m looking at my missions, interests, and what’s resonating. And, I find, that they’re converging into a few things.

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The #ATD2019 Conference Backchannel – Curated Resources

David Kelly

This post curates resources shared via the backchannel of the ATD International Conference and Exposition being held May 19-22 in Washington, DC. The resources curated here were shared on Twitter, facebook, and within the conference app. Official ATD2019 Resources. Conference Website. Program.

E-Learning Example: Leadership Training Template

Rapid eLearning

We all like to see good e-learning examples. That’s one reason I really enjoy the e-learning challenges. They’re little nuggets of creativity. They’re usually not full-fledged courses, but they often have some interesting elements.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

Strategic Solutions: Make An Impact

Coreaxis

Strategic solutions come in all shapes and sizes. It can be difficult to design a strategy for your business from the ground up. Talent strategy is what gets business strategy done. To be successful, you have to look at the talent within your organization in order to increase performance.

5 Best Practices for Using Performance Goals in L&D

Gutenberg Technology

Performance goals are one of the most valuable tools in the learning & development toolkit.

8 icebreaker questions to enhance employee engagement in online training

TalentLMS

Many employees are already reluctant, nervous, or even stressed about online training. Can icebreaker questions get them fully engaged and in the right emotional mindset? How to enhance employee engagement in online training. Motivation is in short supply for some corporate learners.

Learning Experience Platform (LEP): A Simple Guide for Beginners

CommLab India

The Learning Experience Platform (LEP) or LXP is here to stay. Find out what an LEP is, how it can help corporate training, and if it can replace the LMS. eLearning Design eLearning Trends

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

ILT Trainers– Are you leaving something on the table?

Harbinger Interactive Learning

The way learning is delivered directly impacts performance and retention. Traditionally, it has been done through classroom-based, Instructor-led training (ILT) sessions which efficiently met relevant learning objectives.

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The Crawl, Walk, Run methodology for adopting learning analytics

Matrix

In a time where everything is rapidly transforming and what is state of the art today becomes nearly obsolete in what seems like an instant, employees display a lot of resistance to change.

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Learning at Large Ep3: Digital first learning strategies, at scale

Elucidat

In this episode of the Learning at Large podcast, I talk to Sam Taylor. A learning leader for nearly 20 years. Sam believes in putting the learner first and has found ways to achieve that scale by shifting the conversation from training to development.

Getting Formal About Informal Learning

Litmos

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

Your Company Will Suffer Without This Mindset

Learnloft

Don’t you despise the response “let me ask my manager”? This type of behavior doesn’t happen if an organization has a culture of empowered employees and leaders who elevate others.

Corporate Training Methods to Adopt in 2019

ICDTranslation

Corporate training is an essential part of the growth plan for each business. Whether you intend to expand globally or on the internal market, you need well-prepared personnel at every level. E-learning has proved to be one of the most successful forms of corporate training.

6 Advantages Of Using Blended Learning In Your Organisation

eLearning Industry

Learning in the workplace doesn’t need to sit solely in a classroom or on a screen. Blended learning provides your employees and your L&D teams with choice and flexibility, alongside a wide range of other benefits. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Mobile Device Management: What You Should Know When Getting Started With Mobile Learning

PlayerLync

The workplace has gone mobile. Mobile devices have revolutionized how employees accomplish everyday tasks. According to Forbes, over 85% of employers expect their staff to use mobile applications for work-related activities. Mobility Operations

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

The Importance Of Training And Development In The Corporate Environment

eLearning Industry

Training and development is in a new era. We’re waving goodbye to manual, time-consuming, being stuck in a training room for days at a time learning. Thanks to the rise of modern, user-friendly LMSs, training is now easily managed and delivered online.

8 Workplace Safety Mistakes You Must Avoid

Kitaboo

An accidental fall could cause a grievous injury. And if this fall occurs at the workplace, the employer has to take responsibility for the employee’s well-being and recovery.

ATD ICE 2019: Keynote Recap: Seth Godin

Ashley Chiasson

When I first started freelancing, nearly 10 years ago, I consumed every Seth Godin book I could find, and I eagerly anticipated reading anything that he posted on Seth’s Blog. He was my small business sensei!

4 Mobile Learning Challenges For L&D Managers To Consider

eLearning Industry

Mobile learning is an exciting addition to the L&D toolbox. But there are challenges associated with its use. Keep these potential issues in mind before launching your mobile learning initiative. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.