Wed.Dec 13, 2017

eLearning Trends for 2018

Association eLearning

Every year around this time, we discuss the eLearning trends for the next year. What’s hot? What’s not? What are we all going to be talking about next year? These are the eLearning trends for 2018. VR/AR. While VR and AR have been talked about in recent years, we think the excitement will grow.

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Training Vision 7: Presenting the Vision and Strategy

Your Training Edge

Summary: You will most likely have to present your training vision and strategy to your executive sponsor and possibly to a financial executive, as well. Let’s examine some ways to effectively present your vision and strategy for 2018.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

We find the best articles for helping you create a robust training program that gets results. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development.

Podcast: Secrets of Brain-Based Consulting with Propeller – A Conversation with Allison Torpey and Bobby Kosh

Learningtogo

If you could see what your client was thinking, would it make you a more influential consultant? Thanks to the latest advances in the neurosciences, this is exactly what you can do, and the folks at Propeller asked me to teach them how in a recent private workshop. LearningToGo Blog

[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.

How To Tell It’s The Best LMS For Great Corporate Training

TalentLMS

With the end of the year looming, Financesonline, the popular B2B software review website, released its 2017 listing of the Best LMS platforms ― as ranked by feature set, scalability, adaptability to different environments, and other relevant metrics ― and TalentLMS came out on top.

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The Talent Management Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have developed a program that effectively integrates learning into broader talent management initiatives such as employee engagement, onboarding, succession planning, recruiting or performance management. DIVISION 1. Richard Williams.

5 Books On E-Learning from 2017 that Caught Our Attention

CommLab India

Discover some of the top books of 2017 on e-learning in this blog. eLearning Design Custom eLearning

5 Critical Career Lessons to Help You in 2018

Learnloft

Being named by LinkedIn as a Top Voice in Management & Workplace is quite an honor. While the award is validation for the work our team is doing to help turn managers into leaders is nice, it’s just the beginning. Here are 5 Critical Career Lessons to Help You in 2018.

Learning Trends to Watch

Roundtable Learning

With 2018 in sight, companies are watching for emerging learning technologies that can streamline their learning management systems, increase employee engagement, and enhance their training. To meet that demand, learning vendors are racing to release apps and new LMS features.

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.

The Technology Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have delivered new and unique applications of emerging technology to employee learning and development. DIVISION 1. Supreetha Nagaraja. Senior Adviser at Dell EMC Education Services.

Women in Leadership & Inclusivity in the Workplace

Clarity Consultants

It’s an ongoing conversation that women have long been overcoming challenges in their work lives. These challenges include a stubborn pay gap, less opportunity, higher standards, and gender bias. While society has taken many steps over the past several decades to enable women to achieve their career goals, the struggle remains and the conversation must continue.

3 strategies to turn boring topics into engaging content

Elucidat

If your role involves creating elearning, you’ve likely experienced that sinking feeling when you realise that the long, dense, dull manual that’s appeared on your desk is the content for your next elearning module.

Brett Christensen Uses the Performance-Focused Smile Sheet Methodology

Work Learning

This week, Brett Christensen published an article on how he’s used a Performance-Focused Smile Sheet to support him in teaching one of ISPI’s flagship workshops. What I found particularly striking is how Brett used the smile-sheet results to make sense of learning effectiveness.

[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.

Blend Microlearning in Safety Training to Make It Work

CommLab India

Check this blog to know how microlearning can be included in blended learning for safety training to deliver the desired results. eLearning Design Blended Learning

The Business Partnership Award

CLO Magazine

Achieving Financial Success in a Changing and Competitive Market

Clarity Consultants

The modern business environment is defined by rapid change, digital transformation, and of course, a highly competitive market. There is constant pressure on companies to do more with less resources, and it’s the ones who are able to clearly define their goals, understand their challenges, and take decisive action who are able to achieve the financial goals that drive success in the enterprise market.

Hottest 2018 HR Headlines: Harassment, Health and How to Get Along

KnowledgeAnywhere

The office many of us call home 40 or more hours each week doesn’t look like it used to.

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.

The Strategy Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have demonstrated exceptional business acumen combined with forward-looking vision to develop and execute a comprehensive learning strategy that clearly aligns employee development with broader organizational strategy. DIVISION 1. Daniel Gandarilla.

4 Instructional Design Challenges You Must Avoid [Infographic]

CommLab India

This blog post lists some instructional design challenges. eLearning Design Instructional design

The Innovation Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have marshaled resources and applied innovative practices, processes and/or technologies in a new and groundbreaking way to address a significant business or organizational opportunity. DIVISION 1. Damodar Padhi.

Target Business Goals with Measurable Learning Objectives by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Writing measurable learning objectives is an essential step in ensuring that eLearning addresses business goals. Getting Started Instructional Design

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.

Repetitive Skill Practice: The Missing Link In Corporate Training

PulseLearning

How successful is your corporate training? Are your employees remembering and applying what was learned with enhanced performance? If not, repetitive skill practice could be your missing link. Let me share a personal anecdote to begin…. Several years back, I decided to learn to play the guitar. My musical journey lasted a few months before coming to a grinding halt as quickly as it had started. I felt defeated.

Adobe Captivate – Use JavaScript to Display Google Fonts

Adobe Captivate

In this video tutorial, I show you a method to add from over 800 Google web fonts in your Adobe Captivate project. This concept was worked out by Steven Warwick in a previous blog post.

The Year in Productivity

Vitalyst

Last week, we began a month-long series examining 2017’s technology advancements and how they are transforming work. This week, we zoom in on how they are affecting you, the business user.

5 eLearning Interactions to Hook Your Learner

Adobe Captivate

eLearning is a technology platform which enables you to unleash creativity and develop impactful learning experiences. One of the best strategies to enhance learning effectiveness is to keep your learner engaged with the course content.

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.