Tue.Mar 20, 2018

Lessons from March Madness

ej4 eLearning

It’s that time of the year with March Madness office pools. Games are often on mute in the office so the boss doesn’t know how many people are watching the games.

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Modern Workplace Learning Is A Collaboration Between L&D, Managers And Individuals

Jane Hart

Modern Workplace Learning is therefore not just about delivering modern training; it recognises that individuals learn all the time as an integral part of daily work – whether they realise it or not – and that constant independent planned learning is of importance too. Although many modern professionals recognise they … Social learning

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA 9: Changes to the Duration Feature

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT+. I recently received the following email from a reader of my TechSmith Camtasia 9 (Windows): The Essentials book. 

Monetizing Your Podcast with Online Courses

LearnDash

Many people talk about building an online presence through blogging or YouTube, and then monetizing using courses. If writing or video production isn’t your thing then consider using podcasts! When podcasts first came about they were huge, and then the hype died down and they sort of became less popular. Today we see a resurgence in podcasting and it is clear that they are very much here to stay.

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?

Return on Wisdom

Clark Quinn

In the early days of the internet, I had a chance to read one of the early translations of The Japan That Can Say No. The point I took away was the critique of short-term decision making driven by the need for shareholder returns.

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New for eLearning Guild! Microlearning in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Virtual classroom learning and microlearning have become commonplace in corporate training. Both options adapt beautifully to the modern classroom , which strives for adaptability, flexibility, and accessibility. At face-value, though, the connection between this EdTech option and this design model seems ambiguous at best. As training professionals, we do our best to keep up with current trends in the field.

CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS: Score Big with Town Hall Meetings

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

By Phil Hanyok, COTP. Every quarter, employees gather in the cafeteria for town hall meetings. The tables are removed, and seats are placed in neat rows. The podium, microphone, and projector screen are tested and ready.      As employees enter the room and take their seats, the senior vice president who will present the latest company information talks quietly with one of his direct reports.

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Making Waves: How Verus Global is Rethinking Cross-functional Learning

Wisetail

Verus Global is changing the narrative on community learning by blending online and in-person experiences to transform its Fortune 500 clients into agents of change within their organizations. The post Making Waves: How Verus Global is Rethinking Cross-functional Learning appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All Case Studies

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TECHSMITH CAMTASIA 9: Changes to the Duration Feature

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT+. I recently received the following email from a reader of my TechSmith Camtasia 9 (Windows): The Essentials book.    Hello Kevin, I am really enjoying your Camtasia 9: The Essentials eBook that I purchased on Amazon recently, but I have run into a problem regarding how to extend the duration (pages 58-59) on the Timeline. 

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.

Top 5 Moodle Plugins to Boost Your Online Training Productivity

Lambda Solutions

Productivity is important for online learning, because it directly impacts your return on investment, or ROI. Higher productivity means you’re getting a greater outcome from the income you’re spending on learning programs. That boosts your ROI. ROI Moodle plugins learning analytics online learning tips productivity

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CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS: Score Big with Town Hall Meetings

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

By Phil Hanyok, COTP. Every quarter, employees gather in the cafeteria for town hall meetings. The tables are removed, and seats are placed in neat rows. The podium, microphone, and projector screen are tested and ready.      As employees enter the room and take their seats, the senior vice president who will present the latest company information talks quietly with one of his direct reports.

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Reflection: The Day Dream of Work

The Simple Shift

I read an interesting research piece on the purpose of sleep recently. Where we typically see sleep as the necessary time to quiet the body, to rest and heal (muscle, immunity, etc) the brain’s purpose may be different. Sleep may just be used to help us forget and there for improve learning. Sleep, according to […]. personal knowledge management PKM Reflection sharing subconscious reflection

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Is Tin Can LMS Capable of Supporting Blended Learning?

ProProfs

Gone are the days when learners would walk up to a library and solely rely on books in the pursuit of learning. They still do, but now, most of the learning happens online with intermittent access to offline resources.

[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.

Emerging Scope Of E-Learning To Transform The Aviation Industry

G-Cube

The aviation industry has been adopting technological innovations as per the changing learning needs and preferences. It helps improving the scope of using digital content to thrive in today’s modern learning scenario.

25 Design Thinking Resources for Corporate Learning Professionals

Bottom-Line Performance

In this article, we’ve compiled 25 of our favorite design thinking resources—from inspiration and worksheets to academic research. For learning professionals, design thinking challenges us to think about the learning solutions we design in terms of objectives, motivation, and barriers.

From Bullet Points to Beautiful with Beautiful.AI

Mike Taylor

Over the years, I’ve kicked the tires on a boatload of presentation apps and it is very rare that any of them stick around long enough to make it into my toolkit. Beautiful.ai looks like one of the rare exceptions that will. What is it?

3 Things High Performing Sales Training Teams Do Differently

Allego

Key Takeaways for Training. The basic competencies for sales success really haven’t changed since the early days of the profession. Clear communication, compelling messages and sticking to the process produce results just like they always did. However, the buyers have changed.

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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.

Outsourcing E-learning: An Efficient Way to Handle Digital Training Development

CommLab India

Explore the many advantages that outsourcing your e-learning development process brings to the table. eLearning Design eLearning Outsourcing

3 Ways to Save Your Training Job

Rapid eLearning

Whenever an organization needs to re-organize or make cuts to its staff, the training people are usually the first on the chopping block. There are a lot of arguments as to why that’s the case but it’s a reality for anyone who’s been in the training industry for a while.

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Evidence-Based Training: Is eLearning More or Less Effective than Classroom Training? (An Interview with Dr. Will Thalheimer)

Convergence Training

Question for you: what’s more effective in aiding employee learning–elearning courses or classroom training? We asked the noted learning expert Dr. Will Thalheimer to answer that question. And presenting information from his Does eLearning Work? white paper and metastudy , the simple answer he gave was: classroom training < elearning < blended learning solutions. (If

CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS: Score Big with Town Hall Meetings

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

By Phil Hanyok, COTP. Every quarter, employees gather in the cafeteria for town hall meetings. The tables are removed, and seats are placed in neat rows. The podium, microphone, and projector screen are tested and ready.      As employees enter the room and take their seats, the senior vice president who will present the latest company information talks quietly with one of his direct reports.

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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 Rapid E-learning for Online Course Development [Infographics]

CommLab India

Check out these infographics to know how well rapid e-learning can build online courses quickly and efficiently. eLearning Design rapid e-learning development

5 Winning Strategies to Increase Learner Engagement

eFront

There is one word that separates successful training programs from not-so-effective ones: engagement. The lack of engagement affects not only the effectiveness of your training program but also the knowledge retention and productivity of your learners.

How a Simple Story Can Make What You Sell More Valuable

Training Industry

The post How a Simple Story Can Make What You Sell More Valuable appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized sales Sales Training Storytelling

Convert a PPT to an Online Course: 5 Effective Tips

CommLab India

PowerPoint is a popular presentation format, yet in certain situations, you may want to convert your PPT decks into SCORM. A better fit for e-Learning, SCORM works smoothly in most LMSs. Check out the 4 best ways to convert PowerPoint to SCORM at no cost.

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How to Use Customer Training Data to Make Better Business Decisions

You may think customer training is crucial to the success of your organization, but do you have the data to prove it? Download the guide now, and learn how to prove the value of your customer training programs.