Thu.Sep 09, 2021

The Best and Worst of Blended Learning


Blended learning is here to stay. But if the very idea of blended learning fills you with dread, or makes your learners groan and try to get out of training sessions, chances are you’ve been exposed to a bad blended learning experience. What might that look like?

Coping with Change: A Book Review of Flux by April Rinne

Clark Quinn

How do we cope with change? There’s a myth that we resist change, but Peter de Jaeger busted that in a talk I heard where he pointed out that we make changes all the time. We get married, take a different job, have kids, all of which are changes.

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Ways eLearning Is Benefitting Working Parents

Lambda Solutions

Learner Engagement Onboarding and Training

Online Education Is about More Than Video


It’s the instructional design mistake for online learning that just won’t go away.

:SCALED - The Biggest Digital Adoption Event of 2021 is Here!

Speaker: Dr. Britt Andreatta, Julie Hiipakka, Amy Titus, Caroline Ford, Vasupradha Srinivasan, Anil Vijayan, Stephanie Roodhouse, Khadim Batti, Vara Kumar, and Vispi Daver

Join 5000+ attendees live at :SCALED, the Digital Adoption Event by Whatfix. The free virtual event from Oct 5-7 features 20+ L&D, HR, and Digital Adoption leaders, and actionable sessions on how to scale your organization for the Future of Work.

Delivering the Right User Experience

Origin Learning

Origin Learning was commissioned by a client to create a superior user experience to access training content for their learners. The post Delivering the Right User Experience appeared first on Blog - Originlearning. Customer Experience Learner Engagement User Experience

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Reskill your Employees for Successful Human Capital Transformation

Infopro Learning

The COVID-19 pandemic has left a profound impact on most businesses and their workforce. It has also encouraged organizations to successfully drive human capital transformation and adopt digital approaches- especially for corporate learning and development.

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What you need to know about employee advocacy


Sunday is a trip day for my family. We have this “tradition” of having take-out food when we return home – always from the same chain restaurant, close to our house. While the menu is wonderful and the taste is great, it’s a struggle with service because the employees change frequently.

Learning Pool retains Deloitte Gold standard for Ireland’s ‘Best Managed Companies’

Learning Pool

Homegrown, Derry-based Learning Pool, the leading provider of elearning solutions, has retained its Gold standard for Ireland’s ‘Best Managed Companies’ by Deloitte for the sixth year running. .

Fixing Your Job Architecture: Now A Business-Critical Process

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

One of the most devilish problems in business is building and maintaining your job architecture. While it may sound geeky, it’s very important and it is much harder than you think. Consider the enormous transformations taking place in the economy.

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Learning By Doing With Digital Guidance

With learning becoming a critical piece to success, it is imperative for enterprises to adopt an integrated learning approach that is aligned with employee expectations. Download the White Paper now to get started!

7 Ways to Measure ROI on Customer Training


It takes time, money, and effort to create and deliver training programs, and it’s not always easy to understand the value of what you’re offering. This article is aimed at helping customer training teams begin measuring the return on investment (ROI) of their customer training initiatives.

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Zoom vs Microsoft Teams vs Bigtincan Engagement Hub—Which Is the Best Online Meeting Software for Sales?


If you ask anyone, post-pandemic, what the best online meeting software is, many will quickly reply, “Zoom!” The choice is often Zoom vs Microsoft Teams for internal meetings. But is Zoom the best video conferencing software for sales ? .

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Upskilling Can Create 5.3 Million New Jobs: Here’s How L&D Leaders Can Be The Change Agents Driving Growth

Dan Keckan

Reskilling and upskilling employees are essential in order to meet the demands of the current work environment and equip them for the future. Here's why leaders need to prioritize bolstering the skillsets of their current talent pool and some tips for leading the charge.

Facebook Ads Guide 101: All You Need to Know for Your First Online Courses Campaign


Digital advertising through social media is the most effective channel for generating impressions, clicks, and conversions. One of the best examples is Facebook ads, sometimes even 5 to 6x cheaper than Twitter , the next most affordable channel.

7 Ways to Manage a Talent Shortage

In this whitepaper, Paycor examines the top 7 things you can do to out-maneuver your competition and win the war for talent in the coming months.

7 ways to create a flexible hybrid work culture

Poll Everywhere

The future of work is hybrid – according to a study conducted by Microsoft, 75% of workers want to work remotely but 67% also want to meet in-person with their teams. As contradicting as this may seem, it points to.

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Teach these four key concepts to develop well-rounded leaders

CLO Magazine

Right at the start, professional training, learning and development made a misstep. At the time workplace training and L&D was being formalized in the mid-1900s, people were segmented and siloed within their organizations in terms of the professional development opportunities they were offered.

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14-Point Checklist When Choosing an E-Learning Developer


14-Point Checklist When Choosing an E-Learning Developer. Choosing an e-learning developer is not always an easy thing to do, particularly if you are going through the process for the first time.

Virtual School is an Option

Jigsaw Interactive

As we discussed bullying previously in this series, we talked about the definition of bullying, different types of bullying, ways to identify it and how you can try to prevent it from happening. In those articles, we spoke about the effects bullying can have on children in the present and the future.

Maximize the Power of Multiple Technology Ecosystems

Schools invested in Google education tools or considering these services can achieve strong benefits by blending the best of Google services on Apple hardware, opening the door to a wealth of educational possibilities for students, teachers, and parents.

Meet the Team: An Interview with AllenComm’s Amy Weiland


Amy Weiland was recently promoted to the newly created position of Performance Strategy Manager for AllenComm. Weiland brings fourteen years of experience creating innovative learning solutions to her expanded role, Read More.

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How to Keep Learners Engaged

Jigsaw Interactive

As discussed in the two previous installments of this series, a new trainer needs to understand the training platform to get the most out of it. Just as imperative as the technology platform is the trainer’s ability to engage learners.

How Training Your Leads Improves Customer Success

Content Raven

A common strategy in the technology and SaaS industries, customer success efforts are deployed to help customers receive maximum value from a product. Strongly implemented programs can generate more loyal customers and retain existing ones.

Use finance elearning to avoid banking frauds

Creativ Technologies

Finance eLearning has become one of the mainstream changes for banks because of the landmark developments in this sector. This is the time when the e-learning companies in the US can have a progressive time.

HR’s Role in Safety Culture: 4 Key Elements to Implement

What role does your HR department play in a culture of safety? This whitepaper explains how to create a culture of safety and how it can have positive, long-lasting effects. Download it today and learn about the 4 key elements of a successful safety culture!

Podcast 45: SMB Customer Education – With Steve Cornwell

Talented Learning

How can small and mid-market companies leverage customer education to scale their business and gain a competitive edge? Listen to this episode of The Talented Learning Show! The post Podcast 45: SMB Customer Education – With Steve Cornwell appeared first on Talented Learning.

A Closer Look At Gagne’s Conditions Of Learning And Tips To Apply Them

Dan Keckan

Have you tried teaching a new concept or skill to a group of corporate learners and created more confusion than clarity? Creating the ideal online training experience is no small feat.

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Student-Centered Learning Environments


Student-centered learning is a pedagogical design that shifts the responsibility of learning from the instructor to the student. It has been gaining traction in many organizations due to its positive impact on long-term retention and productivity.

Johnson Controls & Meridian Win Silver Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Award


Reston, VA – September 8, 2021 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions and their client, Johnson Controls, Inc., the global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, have won the Silver Award in the “Best Advance in Creating an Extended Enterprise Learning Program” category in the 2021 Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards. “We We are honored by this recognition,” said Nick Busalacki, Director of Learning Process, Technology, and Development for Johnson Controls.

Ensuring Compliance with Student Data Privacy Regulations

This whitepaper talks about- 1. Countries with Highest Use of Tech in Classrooms 2. Complications with Digital Tools 3. What is Student Data? 4. Why Should Educational Institutions Care About Data Privacy? 5. Legal and Ethical Obligation and more

6 Tips To Incorporate Problem-Based Scenarios Into Your Sales Online Training

Dan Keckan

Is your sales team getting the hands-on experience they need in their online training experiences? In this article, I share tips on how to incorporate problem-based scenarios into your sales online training program. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Trade Association Learning Framework: Max Experience, Less Burnout

Learning Solutions Magazine

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Why Is Employee Engagement Crucial For An Organization's Success?

Dan Keckan

Disengaged employees are one of the biggest challenges for businesses today. Employee engagement is one of the crucial factors in driving an organization's success and helps you stay ahead of your competition. In this article, we will highlight some key factors that drive employee engagement.