Fri.Dec 07, 2018

Seven Tips to Create Engaging Game-Based Learning

Origin Learning

Who does not like a good game? It activates the mind and when it is a physical activity it helps the body to remain fit as well. In this blog post, we will be exploring how games can be used in eLearning programs to enrich the content and help learners understand concepts better. Why Add Games?

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How To Close Your Workforce Skills Gaps with Reskilling


Predictions about how artificial intelligence, automation and augmented reality will affect the workforce range from doomsday scenarios of massive job losses to nirvana sketches of AI-powered machines liberating employees to perform only the most strategic, rewarding tasks.

The Heart of Organizational Social: Middle Management

The Simple Shift

The two things you’ll often hear given as a advice about where to start your expansion of organizational social is 1. Get the leaders (c-suite) on board and/or 2. focus on the workers and the work itself (grassroots). There is certainly truth that each of these groups being engaged is important but it can be […]. enterprise 2.0 ESN leadership #ESN #socialbusiness #management

Getting Started With Self-Directed Learning (SDL) – Featuring A Case Study

EI Design

L&D teams can leverage on Self-Directed Learning (SDL) to create a vibrant, learning organization. In this article, I touch upon what SDL is, its key characteristics, and how you can create a culture of self-directed learning in your organization. What Is Self-Directed Learning?

Translating Customer Education Success into Business Impact

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?

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | December 7, 2018

Mike Taylor

“Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.” ? Frank Zappa. We’re entering the time of year when many of us take a pause to reflect on the past year.

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Adding Discussion Forums to Your LMS


Do you remember the time when traditional offline training used to be a norm for corporates as well as educational institutes?

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mysimpleshow VS. Presentation Tools


mysimpleshow is the online, DIY software that empowers explanation for any presentation. It caters to users of all ages and backgrounds – no previous animated video creation experience needed!

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The Discussion Continues on Impact and ROI

CLO Magazine

We continue October’s discussion this week on ROI (level 5) and impact (level 4). Some argued ROI was unnecessary, too confusing or just too complicated.

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Quinnsights: L&D Pain Points That Keep Executives Up at Night

Learning Solutions Magazine

Quinnsights: L&D Pain Points That Keep Executives Up at Night. clark-quinn. Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:01


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.

How Blogging Teaches Children Digital Skills And More

eLearning Industry

Setting up and managing a blog together with an adult can offer a wealth of learning opportunities to young people. Apart from gaining digital skills, they can also improve their literacy, technical and mathematical competencies, and become a hands-on digital citizen. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Educational Technology Educational Technology Tools Free Educational Technology K12 Education

8 Tips to Launching a Successful Learning Management System


Launching a learning management system (LMS) requires a thoughtful approach to your staff’s administrative processes, as well as your members’ overall experience.

Leverage LMS Design to Impact Course Registration and Completion Rates

CommLab India

A good LMS calls for considerable investment; adding design elements that make it learner-centric is the right step toward ensuring course completion rates don’t dip.

Learner-to-learner collaboration with xAPI


Have you ever wanted to allow your learners to collaborate or compete within a lesson? Well, thanks to the magic of xAPI and the power of SmartBuilder, now they can. I’ll share an example in a moment, but first, some quick background.

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[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 to Improve Your Company With Continual Learning Right Now


“Continual learning” is a buzzword in the training and development world right now. It’s easy to write off as just another way of describing the training you already do. But continual learning is more than that. It’s a shift in the culture of your company that helps employees improve their performance. And that, in turn, helps your company grow. Let’s take a look at what continual learning is, how it helps your company, and how you can use it right now to improve performance.

Eight Can’t Miss Tips for Implementing Corporate Learning Webinars

JCA Solutions

Using Corporate Learning Webinars To Solve Quick Learning Needs. You can’t swing a stick today without hitting a webinar. Many a consultant has used webinars as a way of teaching and promoting a subject matter or their business.

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Top 12 leadership training tips for team management


Training for leadership is a tough challenge to face indeed when it’s not just your work that you’re accountable for but your tea members as well. The role of a manager/team leader isn’t always smooth sailing. Where at the beginning of your career it’s likely that you were purely responsible for the work allocated to. Read More. The post Top 12 leadership training tips for team management appeared first on Game Based training blog.

Dos And Don’ts For An Instructional Designer When Creating Interactive Learning

eLearning Industry

It is a known fact that interactivity makes it easier for learners to engage well with a course. While there are various elements you could incorporate to make your learning interactive, you also need to be aware of some essential dos and don’ts when building interactive learning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Instructional Design Instructional Design Best Practices Instructional Design Tips Interactive eLearning Interactive Online Courses

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.

Custom Play/Pause button (Use case system variables)

Adobe Captivate

Intro. Many years ago I did write this blog about a custom Play/Pause button. Meanwhile lot has changed in Adobe Captivate: new simple actions were added, multistate objects appeared, shape buttons became possible with InBuilt states and custom states.

Learning Initiatives In Context: Considering The Learning Organization

eLearning Industry

What can we do to help our learning initiatives succeed? This article considers the ideal big picture context, the learning organization, describing what it is and how it operates. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Learning And Development Learning Culture Professional Development

Engagement Upgrade: Social Learning, User Generated Content & LMS Gamification

Adobe Captivate

December 13, 9am PT. Engagement is one of the most common demands for L&D professionals struggling to get more buy-in from an ever-busier workforce. There are hundreds of tactics and strategies that are credited with enhancing engagement, but which of them really have the potential to work. In this session, Katrina Baker, Adobe Sr. eLearning Evangelist will explore three engagement enhancement options and discuss their potential to drive engagement and learning culture in your organization.

6 Golden Rules Of Guest Blogging To Promote Your LMS

eLearning Industry

One of the best ways to advertise your LMS is through articles on other people’s websites. But how do you convince them to give you valuable virtual real estate, and to do so for free? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Market Content Marketing eLearning Marketing LMS Vendors

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.

Why are svg not allowed to be buttons

Adobe Captivate

It has been many years since I worked with captivate 9 and when I did use it, svg files were not allowed to be buttons. Now many years and many software generations later captivate 2019 still does not allow svg files for buttons. Can anyone explain the reason for this delay. Raster images don’t like resizing in progressive development, but vector (svg) has no problem. Thanks. Richard. The post Why are svg not allowed to be buttons appeared first on eLearning.

2 Learner Motives That Affect Training Success: Task-Involvement And Ego-Involvement

eLearning Industry

Some learners are motivated by a desire for self-improvement. They rise to challenges and embrace learning. Other learners are less motivated to achieve and struggle to learn. Understanding why, and applying the right combination of learning goals, can help them succeed. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Employee Performance Learning Motivation Measure Training Training Evaluation

How To Create An AR Training Program In Your Organisation

eLearning Industry

It's important to make sure that your AR training program is being subtly, but incrementally, improved upon. And that your employee, the learner, is not only benefiting but also improving in tandem with the AR training. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Trends Augmented Learning Corporate eLearning Trends Virtual Learning Environment Virtual Reality