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Do You Know How to Create an Actionable Learning Strategy?

CLO Magazine

Part of the learning leader’s job is to develop organizational learning strategies. Yet, the results of the efforts to achieve this goal are not encouraging. For one thing, organizations aren’t reviewing their learning and development strategies very often.

Getting Started with Games in PowerPoint

eLearning Brothers

Video games have always been and still are something that I love playing. The movement and design of objects are very captivating and keep me entertained for hours on end. That is why many developers and presenters put serious time into the graphical representation of their message.

For Millennials, Consider Self-Directed Learning

CLO Magazine

By now, many in the business world are familiar with Virgin Group Founder Richard Branson’s stance on his employees. They are the No. 1 priority, even more important than its customers.

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Learning Journeys: Destination Success

Association eLearning

I don’t want to sound like a traitor to my industry, but learning and development, training, learning management, whatever you want to call it, is so complicated! Seriously, everyday a new platform comes out that promises the moon and the stars. This LMS makes coffee and kisses your kids goodnight.

Building a Business Case for Customer Training

Looking to expand your customer training program? Your executive team will likely have some concerns. Download this guide to learn how to prove the value of training and tackle objections head-on.

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Chunking Information to Design eLearning

B Online Learning

This blog post covers a recent online conversation I had with an attendee at one of our eLearning Design Essentials workshops. I thought it might be useful to share our conversation with some of you. How do I convert a large training manual into a short eLearning module?

Software as a Service SaaS Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

My last blog described the implications of cloud computing going mainstream and its impact on the workforce. Picking up on that theme, Software as a Service (SaaS)-based applications are increasingly the way organizations can quickly and easily leverage new applications. There is tremendous growth and innovation in this area; AngelList lists more than 11,000 SaaS startups in the U.S., and IDC predicts the SaaS-based market will surpass $112 billion by 2019.

How to Make Sure Your Course Meets Its Learning Objectives

CourseArc

Scientists, economists, accountants, and mathematicians all have one thing in common: they all deal in “absolutes.” ” They follow rules, theories, or laws governing the objectives they espouse, and they measure the outcomes of their efforts against those objectives.

Questionmark Taps Credly to Help Learners Share Achievements Online by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

This partnership will allow organizations to issue digital credentials as employees demonstrate competencies and acquire new skills in high-demand fields. Emerging Topics Management Measurement

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.

The 2-Word HR Lesson United Airlines Taught Us

Training Industry

United Airlines had a challenging week. First, a video went viral of a passenger being dragged off the plane. CEO Oscar Munoz apologized for “having to re-accommodate. customers.” Then, in the face of a looming lawsuit, he issued multiple additional apologies. Most recently, a couple was kicked off a United flight on their way to their wedding after sitting in the wrong seats, reigniting more negative publicity and late-night TV jokes.

LMS Key Features Facilitate eLearning

TOPYX LMS

There’s no denying that LMS key features facilitate eLearning. If you’re unsure as to what eLearning is then you are not alone. eLearning’ is a red-hot term these days. According to eLearning NC, “Understanding eLearning is simple.

eLearning Course Design: 10+1 Steps To Success

TalentLMS

eLearning course design plays a significant role in every step of the learning process. Design starts by grabbing the attention of learners and then motivates them to stay engaged. As learners progress through the course, design assists with learning and retention.

Focus on Millennial Learners to Benefit Members of All Ages

WBT Systems

There are countless articles describing how we need to change the way we deliver learning to attract and engage millennial learners, but many of these articles seem to forget that organizations must deliver learning to learners across multiple generational groups.

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.

What’s New in Learning Locker v2.3 (Enterprise)

HT2 Labs

A look at the new features and fixes in the latest Enterprise version of Learning Locker. The post What’s New in Learning Locker v2.3 Enterprise) appeared first on HT2 Labs. Learning Locker News R&D

The ABCs of Flipped Classroom Training

CommLab India

We have been observing significant changes in corporate training over the last decade. The introduction of eLearning is the main reason behind this. Flipped classrooms have turned the traditional classroom learning process upside down.

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Skillport 8i is a hit

Skillsoft

Why is everyone so happy about Skillport8i? LMS systems

5 Free Tools to Edit Training Videos [Infographic]

CommLab India

Videos add great value to learning and are used to reduce the load of reading on the learner and help them retain information.

Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose

Navigating the ever-changing world of eLearning can be a challenge, but many people are finding a way to manage it, as well as a clear path forward. With Learning Insights, you can develop an even clearer sense of purpose, taking your vision to reality.

How the United Airlines Incident Shows the Importance of Reasonable Force Training

Training Industry

In light of recent events, including the use of force by a Chicago Aviation security officer to remove a United Airlines passenger, it is a fortuitous time to review and update any reasonable force training your employees have undergone. Can you say, unequivocally, that every member of your company has received up-to-date and effective training? Maintaining staff education should be an essential responsibility of any employer.

Top 5 Authoring Tools for M-learning

CommLab India

According to a survey by the Brandon Hall Group in 2016, implementing M-learning is among the top 3 priorities of organizations across the world. M-learning or mobile learning refers to any kind of learning that takes place through smartphones, tablets, phablets, netbooks, and digital readers.

Case Study: Vistaprint Hacks a Path to eLearning Solutions by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Vistaprint applies the “hackathon” approach to developing eLearning—with astounding results! Development Strategies Performance Support Rapid Development

6 Best Practices of E-learning Content Localization

CommLab India

In recent years, the number of non-Anglophone users of the Internet has grown considerably. A recent study showed that English speakers constitute just 26.3% of the global Internet-using population.

[New eBook] The 3 Stages of Customer Training Development

Want to expand your training efforts? You’ll often see success by starting small and growing your program in a sustainable way. Download the eBook to learn more.

Custom Elearning Development Design that Works

Designing Digitally

Effective design doesn’t draw attention to itself. It subtly enhances the learning experience without distracting the learner. On the other hand, poor design sticks out like a sore thumb. .

Online Training Trends that are Making it Big in 2017

CommLab India

Gone are the days when online training meant endless clicks on a PowerPoint Presentation or simply watching a lecture video. There is no one-size-fits-all strategy that works for online training.

Beyond The Power Lunch: The Networking Edge You Need To Know

Dashe & Thomson

Networking is not a new concept. It used to mean the power lunch, golfing with colleagues, or drinks after work. Then came the growth of associations, conferences, and trade shows. And now networking has changed dramatically with online resources like LinkedIn and Facebook.

Managers Need Empathy in the Digital Age

The Peformance Improvement

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place. George Bernard Shaw . Early in my career, as a university professor, I was responsible for training and developing counselors for work in schools, colleges, and community agencies.

The complete eLearning journey

As an eLearning designer wouldn’t it be great if you could take charge of your eLearning environment right from storyboarding your ideas to generating responsive eLearning courses to being able to effectively deploy and track your learners’ performance?