Thu.Nov 14, 2019

How to Use Micro Learning in Your Course


What is micro learning, and how can you use it to your advantage? If you’re like most online educators, you probably tend to think of course creating in terms of subject matter rather than delivery method. You start with the idea of the course you want to teach, write a lesson plan, and begin organizing your material around that structure. This comes naturally to many of us, in no small part because it mimics the way we were taught subject matter in school and college.

Taking Your Training Global? Don’t Forget Instructional Design!

InSync Training

As our organizations expand, we will rarely create a training program that will only have one delivery run in one location. The very nature of multinational corporations demand global learning initiatives.

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Benefits of LGBTQ Inclusion in Diversity Training

ej4 eLearning

You might think diversity training is a one size fits all approach to get everyone working together. If diversity training covers gender, age, and ethnicity, isn’t that enough? Why do we need special courses on LGBTQ topics

20 Team Collaboration Tools For Remote Teams In 2020

Your Training Edge

Whether your team is fully remote or has a few key players who work virtually, having reliable, easy-to-use collaboration tools is essential to your success. However, a lot of tools marketed toward remote teams are all frills and no substance — or they simply aren’t intuitive. Let’s look at the best team collaboration tools that help remote teams to be productive and on the same page.

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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.

What does the phrase “Easy to use LMS” mean?


This week’s edition of the insiders view for all topics regarding your LMS We are addressing the “Easy to use LMS” topic

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7 Tips for Ongoing LMS Success: Making LMS Administration Sexy

Lambda Solutions

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Create a Mindful Workplace and Increase Employee Productivity with Online Learning


Low productivity is a problem for most companies. For example, at least 70 percent of employees in the U.S. are disengaged at work. As a result, employers lose an average of $450-$550 billion annually to poor productivity. microlearning Online Learning

How a Training Management System Fosters Consistent Learning Outcomes

Absorb LMS

Learning is the top leadership challenge, according to Deloitte’s “ 2019 Global Human Capital Trends ” study. Executives know that consistent learner experiences are the foundation of performance. However, delivering consistent results across a diverse workforce of employee backgrounds, cultures and learning styles is a key L&D leadership challenge. Best-of-breed organizations use a training management system to drive consistent learner outcomes across a diverse workforce.

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How On-the-Go Training Benefits the Desk Jockey and the World Traveler

Clarity Consultants

Today’s professionals put an increasing amount of importance on professional development. As a result, they prefer flexible options that allow them to easily learn on the go. While one would assume that employees who spend most of their time sitting at their desks wouldn’t be as concerned about the delivery mechanism, that isn’t the case. Plus, on-the-go training options can benefit everyone, including your highly mobile staff members and those that tend to stay in the office.

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.

Ensuring Strategic Sourcing with Training

dVinci Interactive

Ensuring Strategic Sourcing with Training With 28 destinations worldwide, MGM Resorts International includes some of the most famous resorts and casinos in the world. Recognized as one of FORTUNE’s Most Admired Companies, MGM Resorts International has 81,000 employees and purchases all of the products and services necessary to provide quality entertainment, luxurious facilities, and exceptional customer service.

Ready to make your holiday season hiring smarter?


In September, Target announced that it planned to hire 130,000 seasonal employees this year. Kohl’s announced a 90,000 seasonal hiring target, and Macy’s was just behind them, anticipating hiring about 80,000 seasonal workers for 2019. And with Black Friday just around the corner, retailers everywhere are gearing up for the coming holiday rush. This influx … Continued. The post Ready to make your holiday season hiring smarter? appeared first on Axonify. Modern Training

Mobile Learning: 5 Advantages for Your Business

Time to Know

Mobile learning is a game-changer in the world of corporate training. It is difficult to imagine a world without mobile. Today, employee training courses are being specifically designed to suit mobile requirements and are made to meet on-the-go training and working. Bite-size chunks of knowledge are being sent through cyberspace so they can ultimately land on employee’s screens in the most convenient and effective way.

How to Apply Parallax Effect in Articulate Storyline 360?

Swift eLearning Services

Level up your elearning courses with the parallax scrolling effect. Let’s imagine when we deliver the course beyond the learner expectation, did he feel amaze? Authoring Tools eLearning 3D effect Articulate Articulate Storyline 360 Authoring Tool Elearning courses eLearning development Engaging elearning Parallax effect Parallax scrolling effect

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.

Activate the Braincells Through the Art of Storytelling

Magic EdTech

What comes to your mind when you hear words “movie”, “novel”, “theater” or an “advertisement”? Story, emotions, and enjoyment!! Isn’t it? On the contrary what comes to the mind when you hear “chapter”, “lesson”,” module” or a “topic”? A highly academic- drab presentation or a lecture ….Right? Right? All of us enjoy a good story, whether it’s a novel, a movie, a drama, an advertisement or something our friends/teachers/family members narrate to us.

What Is Gamification? The Myths And Facts About Gamification


Well, there are many myths and facts about gamification that one needs to know. These myths have the potential of hindering the successful incorporation of gamification as a learning strategy in your organization. However, if we can control the misconceptions from scratch and understand the facts surrounding gamification, we can harness its power to deliver a better learning experience. In this article, we’ll be exploring the top myths and facts about gamification.

Global eTraining teams up with WorldSkills for ‘GeT One – Give One’

Global eTraining

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada November 14, 2019. Global eTraining (GeT) and WorldSkills are proud to be partnering to bring training all over the globe. It’s important to us at GeT that we use our solutions to impact people in all walks of life, and with learners in over 150 countries, we have an amazing opportunity to team up with WorldSkills for our ‘GeT One – Give One’ campaign , which will make a huge impact in the way people learn around the world.

5 Tips to Make a Strong Business Case for Rapid eLearning

CommLab India

How do you convince decision-makers that rapid eLearning works for your training needs? Here are five tips to make the case for rapid eLearning. Learning Technology Rapid eLearning

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!

Revizto to Launch Course in ‘GeT Everything’ Library

Global eTraining

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada November 14, 2019. Global eTraining and Revizto are proud to announce an exciting new partnership and have collaborated to create an online, on-demand course, ‘A Technical Introduction to Revizto’, that will be soon be available in the ‘GeT Everything’ library. Through the ‘GeT Everything’ library, Global eTraining users access a robust and continuously expanding library of courses for relevant BIM skills and software training.

3 Steps To Generating A Steady Stream Of Revenue From Your Online Trainings

eLearning Industry

When trainers and marketers decide to run an online training session or webinar, there are a few aspects that need to be addressed to ensure success, such as picking the ideal schedule, identifying effective ways to promote the session, and choosing how to measure the impact of the presentation. However, with more learning and collaboration going digital, there is another important question every trainer should ask themselves: “Should I charge my attendees or offer my content for free?”.

Helping our customers fill in the gaps: Employee retention for the win!

Rustici Software

Recently we had a call with a long-standing client to talk about how their LMS uses Rustici Engine. The development team on their side has changed a bit since we first started working together 5 years ago. Many of the original decisions that were made way back when on how to integrate Rustici Engine (known as SCORM Engine in those days) with their LMS were lost in transition, so it was hard for them to understand the original intent or vision previous product teams had in mind.

Top Ways Leaders Can Learn The Art Of Giving Positive Feedback

eLearning Industry

If you are leading a company, but you are unable to play your leadership role influentially owing to the lack of skills required for active feedback, this post is surely for you! This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Employee Performance eLearning Feedback Employee Motivation Professional Development

[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.

Watch and learn - why video learning works


Currently, my computer monitor is teetering upon a very large blue manual called ‘Configuring, Managing, and Maintaining Windows Server, 2008-based Servers - Volume 1’ and I feel sorry for whoever had to read it. It reminds me of the many course books I encountered over the years; the expensive and heavy books full of black and white text that I had to beg, borrow and buy to unleash the knowledge within them.

Vmware ESXI Nested Virtualization


This post was originally published on September 9, 2015 and updated November 14, 2019. One of the benefits of nested virtualization is running multiple hypervisors on the same host server. This includes ESXi hypervisors , which can be installed as a virtual machines. The solution, commonly referred to as Nested ESXi, opens the door to a lot of interesting use cases such as development and testing , virtual training , or virtual sales demos and POCs.

How Mobile Learning Can Create Positive Change in Defining Workplace Culture


There are a lot of mobile learning platforms out there and the sheer number can create some confusion in digital transformation. Employees are already looking at their phones for a cumulative time equivalent to an extra lunch break or two. Still, research shows that people spend only a few minutes at a time in each application and more people in younger generations are leaving their workplaces because they feel their learning falls stagnant. Training Mobility

10 best fonts to use in your next Google Slides presentation 


When it comes to making presentations, visual slides are the most effective and compelling way to get your message across. However, even with visual slides you may still need a few words to help tell your story. Making that text easy for your audience to read, and in keeping with your tone, is crucial. So, finding the right Google Slides font may seem like a daunting task. There are so many options to choose from, and from a distance they can all look kind of similar.

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.