Thu.Feb 16, 2017

Take the Scare Out of Scope

Allen Interactions

Annette Kirchner, Senior Producer, Studio M. As an Allen Interactions Producer (Allen’s title for Project Manager), I manage projects and maintain the overall project vision. My daily efforts keep the project moving ahead.

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Six Strategies You May Not Be Using To Reduce Cognitive Load

The eLearning Coach

In a complex world, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by a deluge of complex information. This shouldn’t be surprising, as working memory (our mental work space), has a limited capacity for processing information.

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Exploring Augmented and Virtual Reality EdTech Tools and Apps

InSync Training

Last week, we looked at assessment and evaluation EdTech tools and apps. This week, we continue our series by diving deeper into augmented and virtual reality tools and apps. These tools and apps enable us to create immersive learning experiences for our learners.

Tackling the tough stuff

Clark Quinn

I was reflecting a wee bit on my books (and writings in general), and realized that there’s somewhat of a gap when I talk about games, and mobile, and more. And it’s not unconscious, but instead principled, even if it arises somewhat implicitly.

How to Select an LMS for Customer Training

Finding an LMS suitable for customer training can be tough. Check out our guide to learn about some key considerations for selecting a customer education platform.

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The impact of the right office furniture on employee motivation, engagement and productivity

Matrix

What is more important in a business than increasing the motivation, engagement and productivity of employees? There are several ways that companies can improve their employees’ work efforts in the workplace, but one way in particular is often overlooked: that of choosing the right office furniture.

What Employees Love in Online Training Courses

ProProfs

Considering that so many of our employees associate training with some sort of punishment, the more appropriate question would be – What employees hate in training courses?

Made to Stick: Introducing Authentic, Role-Based Simulation Games by Toolwire

OpenSesame

According to a recent study, 7 of 10 employers believe that recent college graduates are unprepared in written and oral communication. As companies like yours take matters into your own hands by delivering training programs that address these critical 21st century skills, you are challenged with finding engaging, high quality digital content that can teach, assess, remediate, and measure learning outcomes such as simulations and games. In fact, market research reports predict 22.4%

Why Employees Adapt Faster to Mobile Learning Than eLearning

Content Raven

The advent of eLearning , meaning the original delivery of courses and other educational material via computer, was not something to which employees easily adjusted to.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Is Your Learning Program Really Improving Workplace Performance?

TeamFluent

Learning is everywhere these days. We find it in books, in apps, on websites, in computer programs, and at our jobs. Most people agree that learning is crucial to helping employees improve and helping the business increase its profits. But with such a large push for learning, how can you tell if your investment in learning is actually improving workplace performance

EdCast Featured in the March Edition of Chief Learning Officer Magazine

EdCast

EdCast Featured in the March Edition of Chief Learning Officer Magazine Everyone is hearing and reading a lot about AI these days. At EdCast, we have embraced AI, Machine Learning and Natural Learning Processing (NLP) technologies in the development of our updated Knowledge Discovery and Knowledge Creation solutions. These will not only facilitate highly […]. The post EdCast Featured in the March Edition of Chief Learning Officer Magazine appeared first on EdCast.

Progress over perfection?

Kineo

Every year there’s something in our Learning Insights research that chimes with what we’ve been thinking about. This year, I was really interested in the findings about the need to deliver things quicker.

Storyline 360: What’s In Store for E-learning Translations

CommLab India

Articulate has recently launched Storyline 360. While Articulate is promoting its responsive player in a big way, this post is a review of the new and enhanced features needed for e-learning translations.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding & Support

Looking to create customers for life? Training can be used to successfully engage customers throughout their entire lifecycle - from initial awareness, to onboarding, to continuing support. Download this eBook to learn more.

The eLearning Automation Guide For eLearning Professionals

eFront

Are you pressed for time? Do you also need to provide your online learners with customized course content that caters to their goals? In this article, we’ll share everything you need to know about eLearning automation.

Closing the 5 Reinforcement Gaps

Mindmarker

It’s a common misconception that just because someone has been trained, that they will be able to use the knowledge and skills learned during their training. But this is not true! Behavior Change

How to save time by using an LMS?

LearnUpon

Your time is a precious commodity. Software allows us to perform more tasks, better, and more quickly. A Learning Management System like LearnUpon has been specifically designed to allow organisations to create, deploy and track training in the most efficient manner possible.

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5 E-learning Solutions to Enhance Your Sales Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

Sales personnel are the revenue generators of any organization. If the sales force is not equipped with adequate tools to showcase the company’s products or services, it would drastically affect the revenue-generating capacity of an organization.

National IMCO™ Study finds employee engagement linked directly to strength in leadership

A newly released study on the state of employee engagement in the US found that more than half of the adult workforce are Disengaged and only a quarter is Actively Engaged. Download the results and gain insight into the drivers behind engagement at work.

What is Intellectual Capital & Why Does it Matter

Growth Engineering

A recent research paper makes a very simple argument: financial capital fundamentally relies on intellectual capital. This simple statement has the potential to make an astounding difference to how we think about online learning. But what is intellectual capital?

5 Tips for Effective 3D Simulations

Designing Digitally

The integration of 3D simulation in gamification and employee training, or e-learning, is a brilliant concept, attracting immense popularity and implementation.

How to Add the “e” to eLearning

Web Courseworks

This month, our webinar revolves around learning and eLearning content. We will be joined by Karen Hyder , an expert in online virtual training and education. Hyder has experience teaching about technology (using technology) for the past 25 years, and is a Certified Technical Trainer CTT+.

Top 5 Industries to Get Training

Your Training Edge

Are you looking for a lucrative, secure, exciting career path? It all starts with the right training, whether you’re a recent high school graduate or considering a career change after years in another industry. While not all high-paying jobs require an advanced degree, many do.

5 Key Aspects of Accurate Learning Management Systems Pricing

Simplify your software evaluation process with this free Learning Management Systems software pricing guide! Don't let price confusion keep you from selecting the best LMS software for your organization's needs. Download your free guide today!

Motivation to Build Your Online Course

LearnDash

Creating an online course is tiring and at some point we all suffer from a lack of motivation. Even if we really love what we are working on there can be times where it is just impossible to sit down and put in the work. This is usually the sign that we need a break.

Mastery takes time and effort (new article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine)

Jane Hart

New article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine by Harold Jarche: Mastery takes time and effort. Her’s a quote “Is reflection solely the realm of sitting and thinking on one’s own? Or is it the ebb and flow of conversations and making meaning through discourse? Time for silent reflection is … Social learning

Adobe Captivate 8 – How to Create a Multiple Language Option e-Learning Course with Language re-set

Adobe Captivate

In this training video I illustrate how to create a Multiple Language e-Learning course with Language re-set option using Adobe Captivate 8. I was delighted to find how to do this using Adobe Captivate 5.5 in an earlier training provided here in the Adobe e-Learning Community.