Mon.Aug 13, 2018

5 Authentic Reasons Why Authentic Learning Is Awesome!

Growth Engineering

Fancy yourself as the next Indiana Jones? Then grab your fedora and let ‘authentic learning’ whip you into shape! The post 5 Authentic Reasons Why Authentic Learning Is Awesome! appeared first on Growth Engineering. Discovery Method eLearning Online Learning Authentic Learning

Why Companies Should Embrace a Mobile Learning Management System


A decade ago who would have thought that m-learning is going to sell like hotcakes? But, the present scenario narrates a completely different story. The advent of digital media and smartphones have contributed towards breaking new grounds for the entire education and training sector.

Ways to Improve Feedback from Employees and Customers

Your Training Edge

In the business world, the most valued words your customers, as well as employees, can share with you are the ones you wish you would never hear.

Custom 141

Planning, Executing & Measuring Microlearning Efforts To Drive Competitive Success


With the successful integration of smartphone technology and social media, learners have become familiar with consuming information in bites. To impart a personalized learning experience and restructure the entire learning process, microlearning has become an optimal choice.

[Webinar] How Zenefits Uses a Customer Enablement Tech Stack to Drive Adoption

The Education Services team at Zenefits was looking to provide easily accessible and immediately usable education offerings to drive customer adoption and engagement. The company addressed this challenge by connecting the technologies powering its training, support and customer advocacy programs into an ecosystem for customer enablement. This ecosystem has made it simpler for customers to onboard, and for the Zenefits team to maximize and measure the net impact of their initiatives. In this session, Melanie Gallo, Senior Director of Education Services at Zenefits, will team up with Skilljar to share learnings and best practices from their experience in creating this customer enablement ecosystem.

On the List Again!


When Sam Rogers announced his intention to compile a list of the most popular podcasts for L&D in 2017, I thought I’d have to mount a write-in campaign. Luckily, Sam was aware of us and our program was on the ballot. I felt even luckier to make the list, thanks to our fascinating guests and listeners like you! iTunes Podcasts LearningToGo Blog brain education learn neuroscience podcast training

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Your Audience Wants to See Video Marketing from Your Company

3Play Media

Forbes said it: Video marketing is the future of content marketing. Brands that utilize video have seen 200-300% more click-throughs in marketing emails, 80% more conversions on landing pages, and a 54% increase in brand awareness. Video attracts two to three times as many monthly visitors.

Well-being, collaboration, and diversity: 3 catalysts for improved performance

Learning Wire

With digital transformation, innovative ways of working, and new communication channels, company management has to keep step with staff members’ changing expectations.

Top 5 Reasons to Choose an LMS over a HCM Suite

ePath Learning

. Are you confused about purchasing a standalone LMS ( Learning Management System ) to manage and deliver your employee training versus purchasing a HCM (Human Capital Management) Suite to do the same thing, plus a bit more?

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The Benefits of Onboarding

Cobblestone Learning

For any employee, the first days on the job are crucial and can make a lasting impression for a new starter. There’s a lot of people to meet, things to learn and questions to ask. Employee onboarding should provide a new employee with the what they need to know to get.

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.

Lost in E-learning Translation: Should Employees Double up as Translators?

CommLab India

Should your employees take up the responsibility of translating e-learning courses? Read this first person recount of an employee who had to double up as a translator and the challenges she faced. Training Translations E-learning Translations

Top 10 Blogs for Learning & Development Professionals 2018

Clarity Consultants

Introducing the Clarity Communications list of the best 10 Learning and Development (L&D) blogs. A great blog provides solid content that makes the important points of a topic easy to grasp.

How You Can Use Storytelling In Corporate Training: Featuring 5 Effective Examples

EI Design

In this article, I outline how you can use storytelling in corporate Training. I also share 5 examples that showcase the impact storytelling can create for corporate training. 5 Effective Examples Of How To Use Storytelling In Corporate Training.

Adobe Captivate: Introduction to Multi-State objects

Swift eLearning Services

Adobe Captivate 9 has numerous features to create interactive and effective custom eLearning courses. One of them is adding multiple states to an object. In this blog, we are going to look at how to add multi states to an object. First, open a blank project from the File menu.

[Webinar] Driving Customer Health Through Education

How actionable is your customer education data? And are you combining it with other business metrics to uncover the impact of your training program? Innovative Education Services teams are integrating their Customer Training Platform (CTP) and CRM systems to uncover valuable insights, and answer mission-critical business questions. Join Skilljar and Pat Durante, President of the Computer Education Management Association and Senior Director, Technical Enablement at Talend for a Q&A webinar exploring the intersection of customer health and education.

Top 5 Reasons to Choose LMS Technology over an HCM Suite

ePath Learning

Are you confused about purchasing a standalone LMS ( Learning Management System ) to manage and deliver your employee training versus purchasing an HCM (Human Capital Management) Suite to do the same thing, plus a bit more?

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Giving Employees What They Want: Continuing Education Opportunities


It’s becoming crucial for organizations to understand how continuing education programs present a win-win opportunity for both employees and employers.

Leaders in the Limelight: Tracy Donnelly

Learning Solutions Magazine

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5 Guidelines For Developing Good Online Assessments

eLearning Industry

If we want to develop good assessments, we have to do the hard, and often offline work, of. developing good assessments! This article, by Mary Burns of the Education Development Center, lays out 5 guidelines for developing good assessments. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Assessment eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices eLearning Feedback

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.

Why Seamless User Onboarding is Critical to the Success of Your Company

WalkMe Training Station

User onboarding is often seen as a practical matter in the employee training process. However, onboarding is so much more important than practical tasks like setting employees up with IDs and giving them parking passes. Seamlessly getting employees signed up for and using a new software platform is an integral part of onboarding a new employee. Here are a few reasons why seamless onboarding is critical to the success of your employee training and to your overall productivity.

The Effective Use Of Learning Management Systems To Automate The Employee Onboarding Process

eLearning Industry

An effective online onboarding program helps to streamline the workforce through a continuous process which will make them more productive. Many organizations fail to engage and retain the new hires because they lack adopting an effective onboarding strategy. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Corporate Learning Management Systems Corporate Training Employee Engagement Onboarding

Using Virtual Reality to Improve Employee Training Programs

Designing Digitally

While you may think of virtual reality as primarily an entertainment and gaming device, as the technology progresses, its many uses are becoming more and more apparent. Virtual reality can be a great way to train employees in many industries.

How To Improve Your Online Training Webinars In 5 Easy Steps

eLearning Industry

When done right, a webinar can be an extremely effective tool for employee and commercial training. Poorly done, it can bore its audience to tears worse than a late-night infomercial. The 5 tips in this article will help you get your webinars right every time. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems LMS Features Online Collaboration Social Learning Tips Synchronous Learning Activities

3 Reasons to Prioritize On-Demand Customer Training

How can you provide a great onboarding experience while keeping up with a growing customer base? By leveraging on-demand training. This guide describes three benefits of adding on-demand training to your onboarding process. Click here to download.

Use it or Lose it. A Learning Management System User Experience Perspective


Take a look at why a great LMS user experience is key to your chances of engaging learners with your digital learning content. Learning Management System

10 Ways To Encourage Knowledge Sharing

eLearning Industry

User-generated content can be one of the best ways to engage learners with their training. Here are 10 ways to encourage them to get involved. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning eLearning Content Development Free eLearning eBooks Learners Engagement Personalized Learning

JavaScript in button hold question

Adobe Captivate

Would like to make a button that, whenn clicked and keep pressed, wil result in a number going up. Releasing the button would have to stop the action. i guess JS would be the only solution? But how? The post JavaScript in button hold question appeared first on eLearning. Buttons Objects Question Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 2017 Common JavaScript Interface JavaScript q&as question

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Webinar: Time Saving Tips in Lectora Online

eLearning Brothers

eLearning Brothers recently hosted Jennie Valley, Trivantis Community Manager for a great webinar, during which Jennie shared her favorite ways to save time with Lectora Online. When deadlines loom, these are the tricks you want in your back pocket.

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.