Thu.Oct 18, 2018

Synchronous vs Asynchronous Learning: Which is Right for your Learners?

LearnUpon

eLearning has opened up a world of possibilities for organizations delivering training. Whether learning a new skill or completing mandatory training, you need to decide whether synchronous vs asynchronous learning is the most effective way to support your learners.

What is a Learning Experience Platform?

Growth Engineering

Experience has become a currency in its own right. This is why Learning Experience Platforms (LXPs) are hugely successful. But what are the key features of an LXP? And why are they considered a welcome shake-up in the L&D industry?

E-Learning Automation with Uncanny Automator

LearnDash

E-Learning automation is still somewhat in its infancy, but if you are using WordPress then it just grew up in a big way! Not many people really have heard of e-learning automation.

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3 Crucial Factors to Consider Before Purchasing an Online Learning Platform

TOPYX LMS

An online learning platform is a tool that creates an interactive, virtual learning environment for the delivery of training courses.

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.

How to Increase Sales Through Effective Training Programs in eLearning

Lambda Solutions

Did you know that 46 percent of salespeople originally didn't intend to go into sales as a profession? This means that almost half of your sales team might not have the educational and professional background necessary to meet sales quotas right away.

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More Trending

Processing

Clark Quinn

I’ve been thinking a lot about processing in learning of late; what processing matters, when, and why. I thought I’d share my thinking with you and see what you think. This is my processing! :). We know processing is useful.

CitNOW Partners with eloomi for their Next-Gen Learning

eloomi

In August, we met with CitNOW Head of Academy, Amir Rizvi to discuss the challenges his company was facing and what brought them to eloomi.

Let Content, Not “Learning Styles,” Determine eLearning Format

Learning Solutions Magazine

Let Content, Not “Learning Styles,” Determine eLearning Format. pamela-hogle. Thu, 10/18/2018 - 01:00

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What HR professionals need to know about the neuroscience of values and purpose

Matrix

Whodunit novels have been popular since the beginning of modern literature – up to that point it was mainly about the gods, destiny and an exaggerated focus on morals and conduct.

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How Customer Education and Support Can Solve Each Other's Biggest Problems

Research shows that 48% of support inquiries at technology companies are “how-to” in nature. Rather than spending time triaging software issues or substantial customer problems, support teams are constantly providing customers with user tutorials. This eBook shares strategies on how you can preempt this problem.

The 2018 #DevLearn Conference Backchannel – Curated Resources

David Kelly

This post curates resources shared via the backchannel of the DevLearn Conference and Expo being held October 24-26 in Las Vegas, NV. The resources curated here were shared on Twitter, facebook, and within the conference app. Official DevLearn Resources. Conference Website. Session List.

Gamified Learning Platform: How an LMS Can Make Learning Competitive!

CommLab India

Wondering how to create a competitive environment in an LMS? Check this post to know exactly how! Learning Technology Learning Mangament System

5 Critical Questions To Ask Potential LMS Vendors

KnowledgeAnywhere

It is exciting and daunting to get approval from your boss to move forward with the search for an LMS. An LMS can vastly improve the efficiency and effectiveness of a learning and development program, but it is important to choose a platform that will work best for your organization.

Brainzzzzzzz

Usable Learning

So I’m putting together some slides for a meme-ignite-style session at DevLearn, and was reminded of some great resources on why we should view learning that “brain-based” or based on “neuroscience” with a healthy skepticism.

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.

The Automation Revolution – Chatbots and AI

KnowledgeCity

The automation revolution is here, and it’s not going away anytime soon.

Images as metaphors. How to convey abstract concepts with images.

isEazy

As we commented previously, “an image is worth a thousand words” and using them can help convey items that reinforce knowledge and make your courses more noteworthy, impacting and educational. You are probably asking: What abstract concepts do I want to convey, and, how do I do it with images?

Is Marijuana Testing Still Valid in Today’s Workplace?

KnowledgeCity

If you live in a state where recreational or medical marijuana is legal, you may still have to submit to a drug test prior to employment. Most drug tests still include marijuana testing, and an employer can still choose not to employ a candidate who tests positive for the drug.

eLearning Localization on a Global Scale

Learning Solutions Magazine

eLearning Localization on a Global Scale. news-editor. Thu, 10/18/2018 - 01:00

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

Tips for Attracting and Keeping Top Talent 

KnowledgeCity

Every business wants to find the top talent available and keep it for the long haul. But, this is far easier said than done. When it comes to attracting top talent, 76 percent of hiring managers say it’s their No. 1 challenge. However, landing a prize candidate isn’t the end of the story.

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The changing face of compliance training

Brightwave Group

Date. 5 DEC / 2018. Times. 8.00pm – 11.00pm (GMT). Workshop session. Venue. The Studio, Berners Street, London W1. Join Brightwave on December 5th at our central London Studio for a compliance event where we will workshop the modern approach to compliance training.

Customer Spotlight: How InterSystems Increased Product Adoption with Virtual Labs

Appsembler

Training enables users to make better use of your software, but did you know it can also help improve your product? That was the case for our friends at InterSystems , a company that builds mission-critical applications for healthcare, business, and government.

Different but equal

Clive on Learning

This short animation for unaccompanied migrant minors was produced by the Center for Computer Arts and Modern Media in Education in Sofia as part of the EU Erasmus project My Gender Rights. It presents a picture of a society in which genders are regarded as different but equal.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

6 Tips To Transform Compliance Online Training Into A Serious Game

EI Design

Video games and the corporate world have very little in common, except high adrenaline and cut-throat competition. Is there any way to pull these aspects into compliance online training, making it effective and fun too?

Images as metaphors. How to convey abstract concepts with images.

isEazy

As we commented previously, “an image is worth a thousand words” and using them can help convey items that reinforce knowledge and make your courses more noteworthy, impacting and educational. You are probably asking: What abstract concepts do I want to convey, and, how do I do it with images?

Best Practices for Pain-Free Product Training

Training Industry

The post Best Practices for Pain-Free Product Training appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized flipped classroom Gamification product training Sales Training technical training

How To Use Microlearning For Onboarding

eLearning Industry

While onboarding is great for new employees, you can also use onboarding-style courses to train existing employees on new compliance policies, rebranding, new systems, or role transitions. Here is how microlearning can help you accomplish such a great task. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Microlearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Free eLearning eBooks Microlearning Best Practices Onboarding

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

Is Communication Training Really Important?

WalkMe Training Station

Communication is probably the most important aspect of business functioning. In fact, from an all-encompassing perspective communication drives our very existence. But do we really need to engage in effective training methods to communicate successfully? When you assess the magnitude of communication, it’s difficult to see how it could ever be overlooked as it so often is.

4 Tips For Writing Video Training

eLearning Industry

Are you new to video scripting? Good instructional writing is good writing, regardless of the medium. If you can create effective eLearning, you can learn to write video scripts. The trick is to become familiar with the strengths and limitations of the medium and adjust your approach accordingly. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Video-based Learning eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices Video In eLearning Video Production Best Practices

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New Report: Trends in Learning Technology

Learning Solutions Magazine

New Report: Trends in Learning Technology. cori-miller. Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:00