Wed.Nov 22, 2017

Solutions for Tight Cycles of Assessment

Clark Quinn

In general, in a learning experience stretching out over days (as spaced learning would suggest), learners want to regularly get feedback about how they’re doing. As a consequence, you want regular cycles of assessment. However, there’s a conflict.

Why xAPI? or Why Should I Care About xAPI?

eLearning Brothers

Our DevLearn 2017 eLearning Rockstars stage covered all of the top trends and techniques in eLearning development today, including xAPI. We were so excited to welcome Michael Hruska, President and CEO of Problem Solutions to the stage.

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Gamification: A Fun way of Increasing Learning Retention

G-Cube

By making learning more fun and interactive, the level of knowledge retention can be increased. Using game elements and mechanics for training allows you to give learners something they can identify with and make it a fun experience for them.

Measuring Leadership Effectiveness

Your Training Edge

It’s easy to get caught up in leadership skills and development. Plus, when things are going well, it’s even easier to ignore any measurements that tell you how effective the leadership really is in your organization.

Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

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The Top Reasons You Should Be Using Microlearning

Blue Sky eLearn

If you’re in the elearning industry, there is a pretty good chance you’ve heard the buzzword ‘microlearning’. Perhaps you’ve already started implementing microlearning into your overall elearning program. If you have not, or are still on the fence about starting to use microlearning at all, here are some of the top reasons to start! Reinforce or supplement formal training. According to a 2017 ATD Report , 81% of adopters cited this as the most common application.

The 3 Key Employee Training Reports to Help Prove Value to Your Manager

Melon Learning

There’s no doubt that our lives have changed significantly over the last 5-10 years with the speedy (r)evolution in mobile technology and smartphone devices.

What should you be paying for your LMS?

Roundtable Learning

With the year’s end approaching, every CLO, CTO, and CFO is thinking about closing out the 2017 learning and development budget and looking to save money and increase training efficiency in 2018

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How Did I Not See This Coming? A New Manager’s Guide to Avoiding Total Disaster

Coreaxis

Being a first time manager is a tough job. More than half of new managers fail in their first year, which in turn drives down engagement and leads to costly turnover. I wrote my new book, How Did Not See This Coming? to give new managers the tools they need to succeed. Throughout the piece I unlock the truths about management, showing that first-time managers are basically on a journey without a map.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Tracing the Journey of E-learning in a Thanksgiving Letter

CommLab India

eLearning pens a special letter to its stakeholders this Thanksgiving. eLearning Design Thanksgiving and eLearning

5 Tips on Setting Realistic Training Objectives

TalentLMS

Creating a training program involves going through a lot of detailed and specific information. While adhering to the step-by-step training and development process is an ideal scenario: unfortunately, this isn’t the case most of the time.

5 Reasons to Thank Instructional Designers and SMEs this Thanksgiving

CommLab India

This blog lists a few reasons to thank the Instructional Designers and SMEs in your organization. eLearning Design Thanksgiving

From Our Family To Yours: Happy Thanksgiving

Association eLearning

Wishing you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving. The post From Our Family To Yours: Happy Thanksgiving appeared first on Knowledge Direct. Communications Member Engagement and Retention

The Essential Template for Your Customer Training Strategy

Looking to build your customer training strategy? The process can be overwhelming, if you don’t have a set plan from the start. This template can help.

What, Why, and Where to Use Blended Learning [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check this infographic to know all about blended learning. eLearning Design Blended Learning

Academy LMS Feature Focus: Experts

Growth Engineering

“I learned from the best” is more than just a moderate Whitney Houston hit. It offers valuable insight into how you can assemble an army of learning superheroes. Imagine working for the department of, ‘catching villains that wear clown makeup’, and getting to ask Batman for his expert advice.

4 Proven Tips to Design Effective Infographics for Corporate Training

CommLab India

Get 4 proven tips to create good infographics for training your workforce. eLearning Design Corporate Training

Happy Thanksgiving from Litmos

Litmos

We want to wish all of our US-based customers, partners, and friends a very happy Thanksgiving! We are truly grateful for you throughout the entire year, but it's always a wonderful reminder this time of year to articulate it. Thank you so much for your support of Litmos!

Take training beyond your LMS: technical considerations for extended enterprise

You know the benefits of extended enterprise. But how do execute the plan? Learn more about the technical considerations that can help you create a strategy to manage the delivery and tracking of product training across a variety of systems.

6 Mobile Learning Trends of 2017

CommLab India

Check this blog to know about 6 mobile learning trends that are transforming the world of corporate training. Learning Technology mobile learning

How Technology Trends are Influencing eLearning

GO1

The impact of technology on everyday life is clear, influencing the way we communicate, work, socialise and unwind. With the ongoing rise of social media, dating apps, and entertainment sites such as NetFlix, technology can be seen to have a grip on every aspect of modern life. And while technology trends certainly impact our day-to-day […]. The post How Technology Trends are Influencing eLearning appeared first on GO1 Learning.

GDPR jargon busting cheat sheet

Unicorn Training

Abi and I attended the GDPR Europe ’Roadmap for Marketers’ Conference at 155 Bishopsgate on Tuesday. The day was extremely insightful and provided us with some useful key takeaways, which Abi's talked about in her blog post here.