Tue.Feb 05, 2019

Learning from Experimentation

Clark Quinn

At the recent LearnTec conference, I was on a panel with my ITA colleagues, Jane Hart, Harold Jarche, and Charles Jennings. We were talking about how to lift the game of Modern Workplace Learning , and each had staked out a position, from human performance consulting to social/informal.

How to Prepare to Scale Your Online Course

LearnDash

Ready to expand your course to a broader audience? Here’s how to prepare for growth. Ever wonder if success can be too much of a good thing? There’s a perverse irony in online learning in that sometimes the better you do, the faster you fail.

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Getting Into Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

Broadly, there are two different ways to move from another field into an instructional design career: the direct path and the indirect path. This is post #2 in a series about the instructional design. Read the first post, What does an instructional designer do? , for the introduction.

Has Social Learning Been Forgotten?

The Simple Shift

After I shared that I will be speaking at ATD’s TechKnowledge Conference, Helen Blunden remarked, “Fly the flag for social learning, it’s been forgotten”. It was an interesting and insightful remark given that my session on social strategy principles is just one of only two on the program. What happened? Here’s my thoughts. Training and […]. conference Social Learning social media

Choosing the Right Technology for External Training

According to Talented Learning, more than 700 LMS vendors compete in today’s learning platforms marketplace. But of course, not all platforms are created equal. Before investing in an LMS, it’s important to understand which type of tool would be a good fit for your use case.

Why Your Corporate Training Needs to Utilize Adaptive Learning

Lambda Solutions

The digital age has brought with it incredible improvements in the area of education. One such revolution has been the development of adaptive learning based on cognitive principles that utilize computers as interactive teaching and training devices.

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Supporting High Performance Work Teams with Training

dVinci Interactive

Supporting High Performance Work Teams with Training Turkey Hill Dairy is well known for its variety of ice cream, frozen dairy treats, milk, iced teas and fruit drinks manufacturing, distribution facility and corporate office in Conestoga, Pennsylvania.

How to Improve Your E-Learning Course Design Skills

Rapid eLearning

I’m a big fan of the e-learning challenges posted each week in the e-learning community. Here’s one on game show style templates and another on various drag-and-drop interactions. They offer good examples and creative ideas for building e-learning courses.

Talk to LearnUpon at Learning Technologies 2019

LearnUpon

We’re heading to London next week for Learning Technologies 2019. As Europe’s leading workplace learning exhibition and conference, this event provides a unique and exciting environment for L&D professionals.

#3quotes from Dewey

Learning with e's

One of the most valued books in my personal library was first published over a hundred years ago, in 1916. It's by John Dewey and is called Democracy and Education. One of the first things I learnt from reading Dewey, is that we don't teach subjects, we teach people.

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

Nuts and Bolts: Encourage Adoption of Technology for Learning

Learning Solutions Magazine

Nuts and Bolts: Encourage Adoption of Technology for Learning. jane-bozarth. Tue, 02/05/2019 - 08:01

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Learning Analytics Dimensions: Learner Analysis

Watershed

Welcome to our fourth installment exploring results from our Learning Analytics Research Study and what they mean in practice. This week, we’re diving into the dimensions under the Learner categories. (We’ll We’ll pick up the Learning Program and Learning Experience categories in our next posts.).

Top 5 Tips for Creating Successful New Leaders

Meridian

Join us in this informative free webinar and discover the top 5 tips for creating successful new leaders from award winning author Kevin Eikenberry.

3 tips for developing effective training strategy based on 70 20 10 rule

Wizcabin

70 20 10 rule holds that, 70% of all learning is obtained through work related experiences, and 20% of learning is obtained from interactions. A person acquires only 10% of his knowledge through formal training. How does this impact your training strategy?

Learning By Doing With Digital Guidance

With learning becoming a critical piece to success, it is imperative for enterprises to adopt an integrated learning approach that is aligned with employee expectations. Download the White Paper now to get started!

5 Things to Consider Before Implementing Customer Training

TalentLMS

Whether your company sells software applications or water pumps, a formal customer training program helps you reach all customers with the specific learning they need to successfully use your products. But you know that scalability is just one of the many benefits of training your customers.

What Is a Learning Organization?

Convergence Training

In today’s economy, it’s important for organizations to support learning.

Is using technology to facilitate in-house training effective?

Matrix

This post was originally published on February 26, 2018 in MBA World. No matter what industry you’re in, and no matter what size your company is, all companies can benefit from using technology to create a positive culture of learning, and facilitate important additional in-house training.

eLearning automation: How to automate the elearning process to save time and money

Wizcabin

So, how can you save development time with elearning automation? Traditionally, L&D teams use dedicated resources and tools for course development. For each course, an SME creates content and the course is created by an eLearning developer using many available authoring tools.

[Webinar] The New Formula for Customer Onboarding

When it comes to customer onboarding, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach, but that shouldn’t stop you from forming an effective onboarding strategy. Register for this free webinar with Adam Avramescu of Checkr, and Linda Schwaber-Cohen of Skilljar to learn about the key business characteristics to evaluate before building great customer education offerings.

How Personalized Gamification Can Increase Learner Engagement

eLearning Industry

Gamification for learning provides highly engaging and immersive learning experiences. In this article, I outline how you can enhance its impact further by using personalized gamification techniques. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Gamification Gamification Benefits Gamification Tips Learners Engagement Personalized Learning

Current Trends in Today’s eLearning Industry

ReadyTech

Growing and evolving are the best ways to describe today’s elearning market. And the industry is experiencing many advances, according to Docebo, {insert description here}, who recently published a report called Learning Market Trends and Forecast 2017-2021. learning trends and reports

Microlearning Examples that Educate and Inspire

PlayerLync

We all live busy lives, and it may sometimes seem like our attention span grows shorter and shorter each day. Because of this modern reality, one of the newest and most effective trends in learning management is the use of microlearning. What exactly is microlearning?

The Ultimate Guide to Easily Make Instructional Videos

Visual Lounge

What do you do when you need to learn something new? What if you need to know how to fix something? Or what if you need to learn how to use a new software or service? You probably look for a video.

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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.

Version 1 Deliver Centralized and Efficient Employee Training With LearnUpon LMS

LearnUpon

Founded over 20 years ago, Version 1 provides IT services and solutions to brands around the world. With its employee numbers soaring, the business needed a way to efficiently train its workforce, in order to ensure standards remained high for their customers.

Saving Time – A Guide For L&D Departments

Accessplanit

As a learning and development professional running an internal training department, you understand the importance of developing your workforce; facilitating in-house training, and managing compliance, for the benefit of your team and the company as a whole. Learning and Development

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Best Practices to Switch From Instructor Led Training to eLearning

Swift eLearning Services

Instructor Led Training- this word gives you a picture of Instructor in the classroom with a PowerPoint (PPT) and the learners with their notebooks. This was the leading traditional learning method used for employee training and development. But the trend shows steady decline in instructor led training over the last few years.

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8 Skills That Are Often Overlooked In Customer Service Online Training

Litmos

Are you offering your customer service team the resources they need to keep your customers loyal? In this article, I highlight 8 skills that are often overlooked in customer service online training. . Customer Service Training: 8 Overlooked Skills To Consider.

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.