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Why L&D should prepare for training global virtual teams


Generally, when we are thinking about a team we picture a group of people working together in the same space, having formal and informal meetings, face to face interactions and perhaps even hanging out after office hours.

What Does VR Have to Do With Online Education?


Does virtual reality have applications for online education, or is it just another gimmick? Virtual reality isn’t so much a new buzz word in the world of online education as a long-held science fiction dream that is rapidly coming to life. There is something unquestionably exciting about the prospect of an immersive, interactive environment that you can experience without leaving the comfort of your living room.

3 Questions to Ask Before Launching a Corporate Online Learning Course


Corporate online learning is prized for its ability to save companies money, benefit the environment, provide on-demand training, boost employee productivity, and increase workers’ ability to retain training information by up to 60 percent. LMS Implementation Online Learning

How Corporate Videos Can Help Prepare & Train New Recruits?

Your Training Edge

If there is anything that worries the Human Resource Department of any reputable organization more than anything else it is the recruitment of new talent and then being unable to prepare them for a long and fruitful tenure with the company.

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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.

Fighting for Your HR Budget

ej4 eLearning

How to Budget for Training and Development—And Get Others to Help. Creating a budget for training and development is easier said than done. Most CHROs and HR directors focus on how to budget for training and development, but the real obstacle is how can you convince the organization to pay for it?

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Subject matter experts – time for a re-brand?

From the Coleface

The last 20 years has seen the evolution of terminology from Computer-Based Learning to e-learning to digital learning (and beyond). One term that has been static is SME (subject matter expert). Given how much the world and technology has changed in that time, is it time for a re-think? One Big Four firm has already started dropping SME as a term for internal L&D projects.

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Paradiso Solutions presents its Top 10 eLearning Content Development companies for 2018


If you’re looking for content development you must wonder which are the best eLearning development companies in the market. This is the main reason why we did a deep research to help you make the right choice.

Using 4 Mat Model for Creating Engaging Digital Learning Experience

Tesseract Learning

The 4Mat model of instruction design is an offshoot of the Kolb's learning styles. How exactly it can be used to create better digital learning experiences is the focus of this article

Welcoming Watershed to LTG and back to business as usual

Rustici Software

If you have been following us for a while, you might remember back in 2016 when Rustici Software became part of LTG , and at the same time Watershed spun off to become its own company. Well, our friends at Watershed just shared a big announcement. They are now wholly part of the LTG family. With this acquisition, Watershed joins LTG’s portfolio, which includes LEO Learning , gomo , Eukleia , PRELOADED , PeopleFluent and Affirmity , and us, Rustici Software.

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.

Recertification: Why You Need it for Compliance Training


Compliance training is important for every organization. It reduces the risk of non-compliance by ensuring your employees are up to date on the regulations and rules that are essential to their job and industry.

Taking the High Road

CLO Magazine

Lee Maxey is CEO of MindMax, a marketing and enrollment management services company.

5 Ways to Improve Collaboration with SMEs

Learning Solutions Magazine

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What Research Tells Us About Chunking Content

eLearning Industry

Content that is not chunked is hard to understand or retain. But is chunking simply breaking up text into smaller pieces? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Instructional Design Content Chunking Instructional Design Best Practices Text In eLearning Writing In eLearning

Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

Personalized Sales Training : A Modern Learning Advantage


Once upon a time, “personalized training” meant printing the names of workshop participants on their handout folders. Today, this key component of modern learning means exactly what it says – sales training that is genuinely personalized , genuinely “just for me.”.

Three Variables in the Instructional Design Process


In Part 1 of our series, we discussed why Instructional Design is important, and some ways that the Edvance360 Learning Management System can help you design effective, easy to navigate and maintain, courses.

Can your learning strategy keep pace with digital disruption?

Spicy Learning

Take a moment to think about how digital disruption is affecting the business you’re working in. Not how it affects you personally or your department, but the actual business or. The post Can your learning strategy keep pace with digital disruption? appeared first on Saffron Interactive.

How to Spot Narcissistic Employees


Contrary to popular belief, narcissism isn’t necessarily a negative quality in the workplace. Like any other characteristic, it has its strengths and weaknesses. Narcissistic employees are usually charismatic, motivational and good at uniting others to achieve common goals.

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.


Artisan E-Learning

OUR TOP 4 TAKEAWAYS FROM DEVLEARN 2018 Artisan at DevLearn 2018 A team of Artisans recently attended the eLearning Guild’s DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. DevLearn is the largest learning technologies conference in the Learning and Development industry, and this year’s event didn’t disappoint.

3 Ways Managers Can Relieve Holiday Stress


Work-life balance is an ongoing battle throughout the year. But the holiday season sets end-of-year work deadlines and obligations on a collision course with a flurry of festive activities from family and parties to shopping, travel and more.

What’s New in Publishing: 5 Incubators and Start-Ups as Food for Thoughts

Gutenberg Technology

To remain competitive (and, in some cases, just stay afloat!) educational publishers are reinventing themselves and jumping onboard the digital learning movement. In the college students, millions of students are struggling to afford textbooks which often cost upward of $1000 per year.

Our Top 4 Takeaways from DevLearn 2018

Artisan E-Learning

Artisan at DevLearn 2018. A team of Artisans recently attended the eLearning Guild’s DevLearn conference in Las Vegas. DevLearn is the largest learning technologies conference in the Learning and Development industry, and this year’s event didn’t disappoint.

Best Practices for Launching an External LMS

When launching a new platform to deliver customer and partner training, there are a few key items to keep in mind. The best and simplest way to stay organized during this process is to follow the tried-and-true practices outlined in this eBook.

Performance-Based Objectives and Business Goals: Making the Connection

CommLab India

Setting learning objectives for your e-learning course is crucial for achieving the desired performance and meeting your business goals. Learn how to make the connection between your objectives and business goals. eLearning Design business goals

Learn to use Google Forms on isEazy


You probably already know Google Forms, one of the simplest tools for creating forms and compiling information for free. But, did you know that you can integrate Google Forms into your isEazy courses? It’s true! Below we’ll tell you how to do it and all the ways your can make the most of it.

Why Content Chunking? Bite the Content Before the Content Bites You

CommLab India

At the beginning of an eLearning course, IDs receive a lot of raw inputs from clients that are in the form of PDFs, PPTs, or Word documents. Read on to know why content chunking is a step that cannot be skipped while designing training programs. eLearning Design content chunking

In Honor of America Recycles Day: Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle


Many of us recycle each and every day. Whether it’s reusing our favorite water bottles, repurposing an old box for something new, or simply recycling printed items. In doing so, we’re creating the opportunity for items to be reused and repurposed.

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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.

How Can You Use Interactive Videos Effectively In eLearning

eLearning Industry

While usage of videos in online training is an established practice, it is interactive video that is seen as the next big thing for eLearning and mobile learning. In this article, I outline how you can use interactive videos effectively in eLearning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Training Interactive Video Video In eLearning

5 Traits of a Positive Work Environment


While many see the work week as being 40 hours, the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates the average person in the U.S. actually spends closer to nine hours per work day on work-related activities. With such a significant chunk of time spent away from the comforts of home, work should be a place that complements the rest of an employee’s life. Unfortunately, the office is not always the positive work environment that leads to creativity and success like it should be. Workplace Problems.

Learning Technologies Group Acquires Watershed Learning Analytics

eLearning Industry

Acquisition of Watershed will add analytics capability to LTG’s portfolio of businesses, transforming ability to measure the business impact of learning strategies. This post was first published on eLearning Industry