Mon.Nov 19, 2018

Today’s Learning Agenda Exposed

CLO Magazine

Increased complexity, competition and change. Rapid technology evolution, disruption and speed. Emerging markets and global growth. These are the big business challenges facing global organizations today.

Defining Game-Based Learning and Gamification

Designing Digitally

What is game-based learning? In this technique of teaching, the game is the basic foundation and training content is weaved into the game structure. In a learning game, you let the learners play a segment of the game and then present them with learning material.

What I’m Thankful for This Year


Since I’m reminding all of you about the benefits of gratitude for your body and brain in another post, I thought I’d take a moment to share what I’m most thankful for this year. LearningToGo Blog

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How To Improve Remote Worker Training With Microlearning

Your Training Edge

Telecommuting is on the rise. According to a study published by the Global Workforce Analytics, the phenomenon has seen a whopping 115% growth in the last ten years. A major reason for the rise in remote workers is the convenience that it provides to the employees while saving costs to the employer.

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.

Companies Want Innovation But Are Built for Efficiency

The Simple Shift

Many tout the need to change mindsets around how our organizations are run. The argument is that leaders and managers need to think differently about people, work and power. For at least 10 years now I’ve been seeing, reading and listening (and honestly contributing some myself) to all the hyperbole and yet so little has […]. Organizational Design leadership Systems

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Equipping the Workforce of the Future

CLO Magazine

The rapid march of emerging technologies has ushered in the Fourth Industrial Revolution and along with it concern from many in business, government and academia about the impact on today’s workers, not to mention the workforce of the future. By 2030, an estimated 1.8

eLearning Tools Empower Your L&D Experts

B Online Learning

One of the biggest concerns for organisations adopting an eLearning approach is that it will devalue the learning experience and overwhelm learners with […]. The post eLearning Tools Empower Your L&D Experts appeared first on B Online Learning. Design Development LMS / Learning Platform

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8 Small Changes That’ll Make a Big Difference To Your eLearning Videos


It is estimated that by 2021, 80 percent of the global Internet will be video-based. To help you realize how significant this number is, visualize our planet. That huge water proportion on Earth’s surface covers only 71 percent of the globe. Online videos introduced a new era.

When a Team Member Isn’t Bought in


One of the biggest things that can hurt a team’s performance is having a team member that isn’t bought in. Find out how to handle those situations in this week’s video: Leadership

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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.

Use Marketing Strategies To Increase LMS User Engagement


When implementing a new technology into a business, it is often thought that after the new product is launched, the job is done. Then why is no one is really using it?

When Machine Learning Uses Data Unrepresentative of the Domain

Work Learning

I read a brilliantly clear article today by Karen Hao from the MIT Technology Review. It explains what machine learning is and provides a very clear diagram, which I really like.

What are Flashcards and why they are a good tool for mobile learning?


Reading Time: 6 minutes. What are Flashcards after all — just another learning medium or much more? Put simply, a flashcard is a piece of card that has a cue or hint on the front side, and a corresponding answer on the back side.

Interactive eLearning: 4 Ways to Challenge Your Learners

CommLab India

What exactly is an interactive eLearning course, and when is it used?

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.

3 Associations Share Their AMS-LMS Integration Lessons

WBT Systems

3 Associations Share Their AMS-LMS Integration Lessons. Read more about 3 Associations Share Their AMS-LMS Integration Lessons

Will VR Merge Story With Real Life For More Effective Gamification In E-Learning?


Narrative has long been used in e-learning, but the continual development of virtual reality is opening up new opportunities to make gamification more effective. VR lends itself particularly well to ‘narrative’ elements of gamification.

Tune in to Avoid Training Tune Out


Have you ever heard of “Training Tune Out”? It’s a real thing. At least, we think it is. We have all been there.

A Unique Software Launch To Breathe New Life Into Virtual Training

eLearning Industry

Taggis puts virtual reality software firmly on the map. Its unique technology means anyone can create visual and interactive learning settings easily. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

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.

Dealing with Workplace Sexual Harassment


#MeToo. Time’s Up. Who hasn’t seen the hashtag or become aware of the groundswell of support for those who have endured workplace sexual harassment? Over the past two years, more victims, primarily women, have come forward to talk about what happened to them, sometimes as far back as forty years ago.

What is contextual guidance?

Epilogue Systems

What is Contextual Guidance? Why do employees feel like they are doing more and working harder all the time, but frequently with little to show for it? Here are some eye-opening statistics : The average worker uses nine apps in order to handle their daily workload. 43 percent of workers polled stated that they believe they are having to move between too many applications to complete their daily work flow.

The Definition of Learning Management System [In Under 100 Words]


A learning management system is an easy way to use and track online training initiatives that are easily accessible to learners.

Video Mania: Using Videos to Empower Manufacturing Process Training

CommLab India

Manufacturing is the outcome of several processes. The only way to be consistent in your final product is by training your employees on production processes. Empower manufacturing training with video-based learning. eLearning Design Process Training

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.

Apply UI, UX Design Principles to Give eLearning a Makeover

Learning Solutions Magazine

Apply UI, UX Design Principles to Give eLearning a Makeover. bianca-baumann. Wed, 11/21/2018 - 01:00

Better At Soft Skills: How Onboarding Can Help You Fill Your Staff’s Soft Skills Gap

eLearning Industry

You can teach employees hard skills at any time. Soft skills, on the other hand, are better taught early on in an employee’s career, as bad soft skills habits can be tough to shake off. Learn how you can combine onboarding with soft skills training and get your employees ready from the get-go. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Corporate Learning Management Systems Employee Performance Onboarding Soft Skills

3 Steps to Relieve Work Stress


The American Psychological Association’s (APA) annual Stress in America survey consistently identifies work as a major stressor for the majority of Americans. Furthermore, it’s on the rise. Korn Ferry International’s October 2018 survey indicates that 65 percent of respondents have more work stress today than five years ago. Furthermore, 76 percent of workers felt work has had a negative impact on their personal relationships, and 66 percent have lost sleep due to work stress.

3 strategies to get the most out of your training delivery investment

ReadyTech’s annual U.S. L&D Report 2018 surveyed a number of L&D professionals from companies across the United States to learn how they invest in their talent, measure the impact of their efforts, and how different levels within the organization feel about corporate training

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.

Here's How I Design eLearning With Adobe XD

eLearning Industry

Have you ever wondered about the design process of other eLearning designers/developers? In the following videos, I design a form to be used in eLearning to collect a user's name and email. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Design Examples eLearning Design Software eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices

New Google Glass App Provides Omnipresent Virtual Assistant

Learning Solutions Magazine

New Google Glass App Provides Omnipresent Virtual Assistant. pamela-hogle. Mon, 11/19/2018 - 01:00

Using LearnDash with Gutenberg


WordPress 5.0 (and and Gutenberg) is right around the corner, and LearnDash is ready-to-go! One of the more frequent questions we have received lately is whether or not LearnDash will work with the new Gutenberg editor when WordPress 5.0

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