Thu.Jun 14, 2018

10 Critical Design Characteristics of Microlearning

CommLab India

This blog highlights the 10 critical design characteristics of microlearning. It also talks about why microlearning is important and how organizations benefit from using microlearning in their training strategy. eLearning Design microlearning

What is Instructional Design? Our Guide to Everything you Need to Know

Growth Engineering

Instructional design is the art of creating engaging training experiences. It helps make information more digestible and improves the efficiency of learning.

Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners

The Learning Dispatch

Few fields fully embrace the need to address people with disabilities—learning included. But why is meeting the needs of diverse learners important, anyway? A Call for Raising the Bar for Meeting Learners’ Needs. I recently returned from the 33rd CSUN Assistive Technology conference.

Our Favorite Moments From eLBX

eLearning Brothers

Well kids, it happened! eLearning Brothers’ first go round at hosting a conference is now behind us, and you know what? It was everything we hoped it would be. The only problem now is the year-long wait for eLBX 2.0. You know that feeling you get right after your favorite holiday?

[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.

4 Closing Tips to Help You Sell Online Courses


How to close more leads without making them feel pressured. If you’re new to selling online courses (or selling anything, really), you may not know what sales funnels or pipelines are, not to mention what the “buyer’s journey” is all about. Briefly put, when a person goes to make a purchase, they pass through various stages of a sales cycle—from discovery of a product, to assessing various options, to making a final decision.

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7 Innovative Ideas to Enhance Workforce Effectiveness


Trends and ties change, such as the millennial generation, which doesn’t believe in spending every hour of the day at work. For a business, it could mean that you should come up with solutions that can make those hours count.

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Happy employee, happy office, right? One of the best ways to keep your office on track & content is by giving employee feedback. But who has the time?! . The task of employee feedback doesn’t always have to be a daunting one.

It’s not a race

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

Two tweets have stood out for me this week that I want to connect. One from Seth Godin (my tweet, his blog post – please read it). Seth is “a teacher, and I do projects” The other tweets was from Alejandro Armellini, Dean of Learning & Teaching at the University of Northampton.

Articulate Review: 4 Smart Tips to Gather Consolidated Feedback from Stakeholders

CommLab India

This blog post shares a few tips on gathering feedback on e-learning courses from stakeholders using the Articulate Review app. Articulate 360 includes Articulate Review, a web-based app that helps multiple reviewers share feedback and keeps all of them in the loop.

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.

Is Your Business Willing to Lose Its Staff?

Training Industry

The post Is Your Business Willing to Lose Its Staff? appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized employee retention empowerment talent management

Why Smart Companies Build Employee Training Programs


What’s key to establishing powerful training for your employees ? Building employee training programs that plan from A to Z what your organization should be doing, that’s what.

Video Clinic: What’s the Right Training Video Length?

Learning Solutions Magazine

Video Clinic: What’s the Right Training Video Length? jonathan-halls. Thu, 06/14/2018 - 01:00

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Business Continuity Planning – Preparing Your Skills Inventory


As if hurricanes, wildfires, and school shootings weren’t bad enough, recent flooding in Maryland and the Kilauea volcano eruption continue to plague our nation with disaster – sending organizations scrambling and wondering if they are sufficiently prepared for emergencies.

[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.

Exploring the link between quality of sleep and personal excellence


After years of progress and incredible breakthroughs in all aspects of how the human body works, there are still many things to be discovered. Especially about the brain. One of these things, which I always found fascinating — and a little bit humorous — is why yawning is contagious.

How to quickly and easily create a basic eLearning module using PowerPoint & Adobe Captivate 2017

Adobe Captivate

While I generally don’t recommend it, very often eLearning developers are called upon to create simple course modules very, very quickly. Often the basis for such courses is a Microsoft PowerPoint file.

To Enhance Sales Performance, Support ‘Cool Tools’ with a Sound Strategy


This week’s post is a recap of Mike Kunkle’s recent webinar: From Sales Enablement to Sales Performance – Moving the Needle on the Metrics That Matter. Mike Kunkle is Founder and Sales Transformation Architect for Transforming Sales Results, LLC.

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How to train your partner network to extend the reach of your brand

Melon Learning

Your reseller network can help you grow your business exponentially - there’s no doubt about it. Yet, keeping a channel network happy and selling is not an easy job – it feels more like herding cats than training a group of people united by a common goal. How so?

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.

Definition of E-learning: Content Authoring

The E-Learning Curve

The process of authoring, delivering, engaging with, supporting and administering content are time-critical components of the delivery chain.

AI And Machine Learning For Small Businesses: Are They Worth The Investment?

eLearning Industry

AI and Machine Learning continue to open new opportunities in the business world, but many small businesses don’t think they can benefit from such technologies. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Artificial Intelligence Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate eLearning Trends Machine Learning

eLearning Localization: Why Learning in a Native Language is the Most Effective


eLearning courses are effective only if they reach the learners. eLearning trainers put in maximum effort to create courses that resonate well with the learners. While the trainers take extreme caution in how the content is delivered, one important factor that needs to be considered is the language of the course delivery. Though English is considered the global language, learning in one’s native language helps the learners to understand better than in any other language.

Employee Training: The Secret ?o Business Success

eLearning Industry

Employee training has a lot of benefits, but how can you improve your employee training? Find out how L&D holds the key to business success. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate Learners Corporate Learning Management Systems Employee Performance Free eLearning eBooks

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.

Best Instructional Design Reads for the Summer

Clarity Consultants

Summer is almost here! Complement your essential summer reading list with these top instructional design books. The post Best Instructional Design Reads for the Summer appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Learning and Development. Instructional Design

SweetRush And Hilton Host VR Presentation At TICE 2018

eLearning Industry

SweetRush will present “Virtual Reality: A Real-World Hilton + SweetRush Project Case Study” on Wednesday, June 27, at 5:00 p.m. at the Training Industry Conference & Expo (TICE), to be held at the Raleigh Convention Center in North Carolina. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

Print Handouts – Slide Notes are missing

Adobe Captivate

I upgraded to Captivate 2017 recently and I now have a problem that I can’t for the life of me figure out what is going on. I need a printout that includes the slide notes. Each of my training modules have voice overs.

ICERI2018 Conference

eLearning Industry

This conference will be the best opportunity to present and share your experiences in the fields of Education, Research and Innovation in a multicultural and enriching atmosphere. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

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.