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Design Thinking and Instructional Design: Clearing Up Confusion

Bottom-Line Performance

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Transformative Learning & Transformative Experiences

Clark Quinn

In my quest to not just talk about transformation but find a way to go beyond just experience, I did some research. I came across a mention of transformative experiences. And that, in turn, led me to transformation learning. And the distinction between them started me down a path that’s still evolving. Practicing what I preach, here’s how my thinking’s developing. I’ll start with the reverse, transformative learning, because it came first and it’s at the large end.

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What is xAPI and Why Should You Deploy It?

Lambda Solutions

Multi-platform users represent 46 percent of the connected population worldwide. Switching between screens is the new norm, and it applies to eLearning.

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xAPI for Beginners

B Online Learning

The definition of learning in Google dictionary is “the acquisition of knowledge or skills through study, experience, or being taught.”. Even under the […]. The post xAPI for Beginners appeared first on B Online Learning. LMS / Learning Platform

The Definitive Guide to Customer Education Metrics

As you build and scale your customer education program, the right data can help you identify patterns, make evidence-based decisions, and adapt strategy to meet business goals. In this eBook, Skilljar will share the data and metrics best practices that have helped their customers meet program goals and communicate business impact.

5 Tips for Using Video in Online Training Courses


How to use video content effectively in your online course. Video content holds a dubious distinction in online education as one of the earliest and least effective means of digital pedagogy. In fact, it’s been used so poorly for so long that if you’ve spent more than a few minutes reading about instructional design, you know that 50-minute recorded lectures are a terrible and ineffective way to teach an online class. However, it’s also clear that videos are an essential part of online learning.

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Top 3 tips for creating professional looking videos for training


Motion pictures have become something all of us are used to. We wait for our favorite franchises to come out, we frantically search for trailers and previews online and some of the most often used references come from movies nowadays, rather than from books.

The Complete Guide to Doing Voice Overs Like a Pro

Visual Lounge

Chances are, if you make videos — especially how-to and explainer videos – you will need to record voice overs. In fact, depending on how many videos you create, you may have to do a lot of voice over work.

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In Real Life: How Will AI Impact Workplace Learning?

Learning Solutions Magazine

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Using Design Thinking to Craft Better Learning Solutions, Part 1

Bottom-Line Performance

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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.

Why COOs Need to Rethink Organizational Change Management


Often, organizations struggle with change because traditional change management processes do not consider employee resistance. For organizational change management to work, it needs to encourage all employees and not work as a total dictatorship.

Intervention learning

Learning with e's

Photo from Wikimedia Commons Predictably, the ideas that dominated at Learning Technologies 2019 (#LT19uk) were mostly on new and emerging technologies. Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) cropped up several times during sessions across the event.

Are you a learning organization?


Are you a learning organization? Corporate mortality rates are on the rise. Is this only a symptom of a deeper problem that afflicts organizations that perish but also those that fail to live up to their potential? Are organizations institutionalizing mediocrity when excellence is a possibility?

Create Free Emoji for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Most e-learning courses have some sort of positive and negative feedback. And often we use symbols like a check or X mark to indicate good or bad. Why not use emojis? In a previous post, I explained when to use emojis for e-learning and three ways to insert them into your courses.

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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.

Best of Learning Tech 2019: Moodle Workplace, Certified Partner in the UK & New Product Offerings

eThink Education

eThink Education attended Learning Technologies 2019 in London last week alongside Moodle HQ & Totara HQ.

5 Employee Engagement Ideas for Increasing Performance


Many organizations overlook the importance of training employees especially when the company is experiencing pressing issues. However, ongoing training should be a fundamental part of any organization.

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A look back at Learning Technologies 2019


This year, Wranx exhibited at and sponsored Learning Technologies for the fourth year running – and it was a busy, but fantastic, two days! The event usually has around 8,500 visitors, alongside 150 L&D seminars and 200+ exhibitors, and was hosted at ExCel London. Learning Technologies

Safe surveys for evidence-based decision making


In our increasing drive for data, we’re inclined to want to know more information from people. The move is to evidence-based decision-making. And, increasingly, we have tools that make it easy. Surveys are one powerful tool.

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.

Embracing Change and Encouraging Compliance


The only thing that is constant is change. That saying was coined by Greek philosopher Heraclitus of Ephesus more than 2 millennia ago, but it has yet to be disproven. We are continuously in flux, and the professional elements of our lives are of no exception.

xAPI Tools Update: Spring 2019

Learning Solutions Magazine

xAPI Tools Update: Spring 2019. paul-schneider. Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:00

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New Spring Webinar Schedule

Unicorn Training

White Paper: Playing Games with Leadership


Surveying today’s business environment reveals several key facts: • Distributed leadership is lifeblood. Great companies are driven by great leadership, not just in the boardroom, but also at the front lines of the organization. Demographic chasm presents great risks.

Translating Customer Education Success into Business Impact

Speaker: Skilljar

A strong customer education program can have a huge impact across the business - from increasing customer satisfaction scores, reducing support ticket volume, improving product adoption, to driving lead generation and renewals. Keeping this in mind, how do you choose which initiatives to prioritize?

Case Study: SafetyTrainingFL.com achieves six figures sales in two years with AOM Managed Plan

Academy of Mine

About The Client. Public Safety Training & Development is a Florida-approved provider of safety training courses which count toward state certification, certification renewal hours as well as college credit hours.

State of the Modern Learner


Welcome to 2019 – a time when people expect to be entertained. Why should their training be any different? Think about it, according to The Game Agency, on average we consume nearly 11 hours of media each day and shift our attention between our smartphones, tablets, and computers 21 times every hour.

Soft Skills Series: Successfully Changing Corporate Culture – Episode 9

Learning Wire

Fons Trompenaars is a Dutch author, consultant and trainer in the field of cross-communication. He has been voted one of the world’s most influential management theorists by HR Magazine, and has received numerous accolades.

How to Make a Screencast: Tips and Tricks

iSpring Solutions

A screencast is a video recording that captures the actions that take place on a screen. It is most often… Read More. How-to Tools

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.