Thu.Jun 20, 2019

Cognitions By Contexts

Clark Quinn

I have, in the past, talked about the three cognitions: situated , distributed , and social. Similarly, I talk about aligning with the contexts: how we think, work, and learn. I then wondered about how they interacted. Naturally, I diagrammed it (surprise, right?).

What is Informal Learning?


When you think of the concept of learning, what do you imagine? Courses, instructors, exams, assignments? These are all substantial aspects of learning, but in truth, learning isn’t always so by the numbers. Informal learning is a type of learning that happens every day, whether we realize it or not.

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4 Ways Retail Companies Can Use Social Learning to Improve Onboarding


Retail companies face multiple challenges when it comes to onboarding and retaining new hires.

Tips for Training Remote Employees and Turning Them into a Team

Your Training Edge

Remote employee training and development helps make people more productive individually, but the situation with remote teams is a bit more complicated. The productivity of a team largely depends upon the efficiency of communication and relationships between the team members.

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Workplace Mask Policy & Return to Work Templates

Paycor’s comprehensive checklist and customizable letters will help you re-start your business and welcome your team back to a new normal.

High Potential Leadership Programs

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3 Coaching Tips to Help Reps Overcome Sales Objections


If you were a movie producer, would you ever say this to your actors? Don’t bother coming to rehearsals. Just be poised and confident in front of the camera. Oh, and be ready to improvise in case the other actors see an opportunity to take the scene in a different direction.”. Probably not.

Why Become a Learning Organization?

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In order to become a learning organization, a few changes are typically required. This can include a shift in the company’s mindset as well as the adoption of learning and development (L&D) tools that can support your transformation. The post Why Become a Learning Organization?

Kajabi vs Thinkific: What Course Platform Should You Use?

Sell Courses Online

The post Kajabi vs Thinkific: What Course Platform Should You Use? appeared first on Sell Courses Online. If you are looking for a platform to build your online course or membership site, there are some promising ones to choose from.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

How happy employees create happy customers

Rustici Software

Last month, I presented to the Nashville Network of Customer Experience Professionals Association (CXPA) and shared how we’ve built a remarkable place to work at Rustici Software and how that leads to providing exceptional service to our customers.

8 Ways to Create a Better UX in Virtual Reality

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accessplanit Named Rising Star in the Summer 2019 Customer Success Report


accessplanit has once again, been named a Rising Star in the Corporate LMS Software category for the Summer 2019 Customer Success Report, published by FeaturedCustomers. accessplanit

From Off Hand to Hands-On: 4 Situations Simulations Make Sense in eLearning

CommLab India

Simulations are a boon to training and easy to include in eLearning. Read to know when simulations in eLearning make the winning difference. eLearning Design Instructional Design

Build or Buy an LMS? How to Pick the Right Solution for Your Budget

BUDGET. When it comes to picking your next LMS that six-letter word is probably the most important part of the decision-making process. So, what are your options to get the best possible eLearning solution without breaking the bank? Build It or Buy It. This guide from Lambda’s eLearning experts details absolutely everything you need to consider so you can pick the perfect eLearning solution for your organization and budget.

Letter from the President – Vision + Values


We've has seen a lot of change, but we still believe in putting people first. We looked at this moment as an opportunity to reset Wisetail's vision and values. The post Letter from the President – Vision + Values appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All Wisetail Culture

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How to Help Learners Struggling with E-Learning


How to Help Learners Struggling with E-Learning. There are many objectives for developing e-learning training courses but high on the list for most organisations is to improve employee performance. What happens, however, when employees struggle with the course?

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Group Structure: How to organize your Super Groups into a Group Structure by Regions and/or Products.


An organized Group Structure is critical for managing a large portion of users, as well as their performance. Super Groups and sub-groups will help you reflect your Company structure and better organize Lesson Plans Assignments and Group Management.

Sponge launches Cybersecurity Sorted

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New off-the-shelf mobile game ensures employees are a first line of defence for businesses

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[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin will discuss learnings from their recent study, and share her insights on the state of Customer Education. They'll dig into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

5 Ways That LMS Applications And Mobile LMS Can Help You Retain Your Top Sales Talent

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There’s an app for everything, from ordering mass toilet paper to yelling at your fridge, should you feel inclined to do so. How can these mobile LMS apps be used to keep your sales team from exploring greener pastures? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

On measuring the impact of learning


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What Is Soft Skills Training And Why Is It So Important?

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Want to improve your employee’s soft skills? The most effective way to do so is through game-based training. Games provide a fun and safe environment to learn, practice, fail, and ultimately master critical skills. But not all games are created equal. This article outlines a variety of solutions.

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Flash to HTML5 – The Impact on Elearning and Online Courses – Part 1


Adobe has announced its decision to not to support, update, and distribute Flash Player from 2020.

9 Ways to Manage Costs and Prepare for Future Growth

SMB leaders are working day and night to navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Successfully managing it requires the CFO and HR leader to make complex decisions quickly, without rushing into an uncoordinated response. Foremost among these decisions will be cost containment. The way organizations manage costs now will determine how well they perform during and after COVID-19. Download our guide and start preparing for the future today.

eCreators Announces New Partnership With Leading Content Provider GO1

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Global eLearning specialist eCreators is pleased to announce its latest content partnership in Australia with the world’s largest compliance, professional development, and general training platform, This post was first published on eLearning Industry

How to Create STEM Courses for Best Learning Outcomes


There’s a growing need for scientific and technical talent in STEM -related jobs. The only way this demand can be met is by developing skilled candidates who are ready for the job as soon as they graduate. However, it seems that not many students are keen on pursuing STEM courses post their school level. Recent data from a test commonly taken by college-bound high school students found that only 20% of students are ready for courses typically required for a STEM major.

7 Expert Tips For Making Better eLearning Videos

eLearning Industry

Visual information is processed much faster and is easier to remember than text-based information. So why wouldn’t you use that to your advantage? Here are 7 expert tips to help you build engaging eLearning video courses! This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Video-based Learning Audio In eLearning Mobile Learning Storytelling In eLearning Video Production Best Practices

How to Create a Learning Culture: 6 Tips to Know

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Need Remote Learning ASAP? Don’t Pick Your Next LMS Before Reading This!

Need to go remote or move your training programs online? Download this guide to identify and overcome the biggest eLearning challenges so you can pick the perfect LMS without wasting time, money, and effort, even if you are just starting your eLearning journey.