Wed.Nov 22, 2017

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.

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

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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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.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

A well-designed learning curriculum develops and nurtures skills needed to achieve organizational and business goals with the most effective and engaging set of experiences. This ebook outlines 5 critical steps to develop learning solutions that will help you achieve the most ambitious objectives.

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.

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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.

How are Virtual Classroom APIs revolutionizing eLearning?

WizIQ

The eLearning market has experienced explosive growth in recent years, as institutions have sought ways to lower costs while delivering high-quality instruction optimized for today’s students. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

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

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.

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How to Use Customer Training Data to Make Better Business Decisions

You may think customer training is crucial to the success of your organization, but do you have the data to prove it? Download the guide now, and learn how to prove the value of your customer training programs.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)

InWhatLanguage

eLearning has continued to gain popularity in the twenty-first century simply because it is a medium to engage learners and help people retain what they learn better than any other method before. So that is the biggest benefit of eLearning , but why is that the case? [sg_popup sg_popup id=94].

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

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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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

Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

Anger & Grief

Web Tools for Learners

Anger. What is anger? The conflicting stories. and silences? The moments blocked? What is anger? The empty spaces. where I turn away, wanting? What is anger? Is it this anticipation of loss: the burnt-out remnants. of old miseries? Grief. What is grief? Stumbling by haunted spaces.

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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

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Digital Learning

Newgen Enterprise

By Saurabh Pangarkar A Brief History Corporations and Universities have been relying mostly on synchronous modes of training. The synchronous mode mainly comprised of classroom sessions and sometimes handouts or. The post Digital Learning appeared first on Newgen Enterprise.

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

CommLab India

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

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

5 Things to Consider When Converting From Flash to HTML5

Newgen Enterprise

By Saurabh Pangarkar Flash to HTML5 Conversion As per Adobe, support for Flash ends in 2020. This may seem like a lot of time but you may be surprised why. The post 5 Things to Consider When Converting From Flash to HTML5 appeared first on Newgen Enterprise. Flash to HTML5

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.

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.

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.

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Best Practices for Launching an External LMS

When launching a new platform to deliver customer and partner training, there are a few key items to keep in mind. The best and simplest way to stay organized during this process is to follow the tried-and-true practices outlined in this eBook.

21 Things Before a Webinar - Tip #159

Vignettes Learning

These are some important items on my checklist that I go through to prepare before a webinar. And when I follow these religiously, I succeed! Design a truly interactive and no-lecture webinar. Prepare primary and secondary exercises or questions to allow “what if” situations.

Is Asynchronous E-learning Better or Worse than a Traditional Classroom?

Beyond Campus Innovations

Is Asynchronous E-learning Better or Worse than a Traditional Classroom? A lot has changed since technology took center-stage in our daily lives, and one of the biggest benefactors has been education. Today’s students have a choice in the way they absorb knowledge; whether that be in a traditional face-to-face setting or through a virtual platform.

What Are The 3 C’s of Branching Scenarios?

BranchTrack

I often communicate with customers about all sorts of topics, but one question I’m asked over and over again: “How can I plan and design better branching scenarios?” The answer is always to follow the 3 C’s of branching scenarios methodology.

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.

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.

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.