Tue.Nov 17, 2020

8 Tips to Help Your Learners Overcome Procrastination


Procrastination is a trap many learners fall into. How can you offer useful strategies that help them keep on task? We all know the feeling: faced with a task that seems unpleasant, difficult, or seemingly unachievable, who among us hasn’t found excuses to put it off till later?

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The Future of L&D? A pitch

Clark Quinn

I was talking with a colleague the other day, and got a wee bit dramatic. I also thought it was an important point. So here, for your dining enjoyment, I’ve roughly recreated the pitch (in 3 mins and 30 secs): I hope this makes sense. I welcome your thoughts and feedback.

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Exploring a Global Leadership Approach – Mindset, Behavior and Process

Infopro Learning

Most people understand that there is a growing need for leadership development across just about every industry.

Learning Culture or Cancel Culture: You Decide

ej4 eLearning

When an employee acts in a way that goes against your company’s values, the results can be costly. With the prevalence of mobile phone viral videos, and access to social media, companies around the world have found themselves the victims of being “cancelled”.

Paycor CFO Survey: The State of American Business in 2021

In Paycor’s latest survey, more than 2,000 Finance and HR leaders told us about their plans for 2021. Download the survey for actionable insights and tips.

Cultivating a Culture of Curiosity

TLNT: Training and L&D

Curiosity is not just an emotion. It’s a behavior. In her fascinating article, “ Curiosity: The Super-Power We Might Have Overlooked ,” author Elizabeth Smith also points out that curiosity is a behavior we can develop and grow.

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Free color contrast checker for PowerPoint


One of the most common mistakes, we see when it comes to accessibility in presentations is poor color contrast. When there isn’t enough contrast between the colors on your slides, your presentation becomes less accessible to a whole range of people.

Here’s Why There’s Nothing Wrong with Click & Read E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

A lot of people ask about building interactive e-learning and usually are dismissive of “click and read” e-learning. It’s easy to do that because most e-learning is boring and not very engaging. Often those courses are screen after screen of content with endless next buttons.

Oregon’s new COVID-19 safety mandate and how it impacts your training


Governor Kate Brown announced on Friday Oregon’s new COVID-19 safety mandate which went into effect Monday, 16 November. With the new regulations, Oregon employers are required to : .

Do You Have Executive Presence?

TLNT: Training and L&D

At a SHRM mega-session years ago while speaking on the topic of executive presence, I included an audience demonstration about the body language aspect of presence.

9 Warning Signs Your Employees Need Language Training

Most global companies are diverse in perspectives, backgrounds, and yes, language. Language barriers can compound existing communication problems, often resulting in business losses. Learn the 9 warning signs your employees need language training today!

How to Identify Knowledge and Skills Gaps in Your Organisation


How to Identify Knowledge and Skills Gaps in Your Organisation. In our previous blog in this series on bridging knowledge and skills gaps, we explored the reasons why bridging both is important for your business.

2020 Harvard Business Publishing Corporate Learning study identifies global leadership gap

CLO Magazine

Harvard Business Publishing Corporate Learning recently published a study which revealed how the leadership requirements in all industries have shifted due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

6 Reasons To Outsource Microlearning Content Development For Fast Results

eLearning Industry

Outsourcing content development sounds expensive, and whether or not to outsource can be an overwhelming decision to make. The development process you choose will have a big impact on the project turn around speed, the amount you spend, and the quality of the program.

Cloudy with a chance of budget approval

CLO Magazine

As a result of the COVID-19 crisis, many executives predict the global economy will be in a recession for most of 2021. When there is uncertainty, anxiety or volatility in the global economy, there is a tendency to prepare for the unknown by having a tighter ship and leaner budget.

The Ins and Outs of Connecting Technologies in a Modern Learning Ecosystem

Speaker: TJ Seabrooks, former CEO at Rustici Software

Have you ended up with a collection of content inputs and data outputs that might be hard to wrangle? If your organization uses multiple LMSs and has content coming from many different places, or you’re heading in this direction, this webinar is for you.

Blended Vs. Hybrid Learning: Which Type Of Training Content Is Better For Employee Development?

eLearning Industry

By better understanding the best application of hybrid learning and blended learning, you will be better equipped to use either learning design in your training strategy. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Why Personalize Learning for Online Training?

CommLab India

Personalized learning for online training, if done right, can provide major benefits for learners and the organization. Read this blog to know what is personalized learning, and how to implement it in online training. eLearning Design Online Training

eBook Release: How To Create Custom Remote Learning Experiences For Large Corporations

eLearning Industry

All big organizations are on the lookout for successfully creating custom remote learning experiences. In this article, we will examine how this can be achieved quickly and effortlessly. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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How To Make Online Learning More Engaging


Elearning has the power to bring world-class education to any part of the globe—whether it’s upgrading students’ certifications, teaching them… The post How To Make Online Learning More Engaging appeared first on Thinkific. Create Your Course

The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

Your Organization Needs Better Diversity and Inclusion Training Now


Introduction. These days, a lot of social issues have been driven to the forefront of pop-culture and politics.

The Lottery Effect


This is a guest post written by Mallory Gott MA, CAE, founder + creative director of G+A | An Experiential Design Firm. Mallory has traveled the globe designing amazing experiences for people from all walks of life and across a breadth of industries and specialties.

4 Types Of Company Culture And How They Are Incorporated


What is corporate culture? Leaders of a company have a belief, value, or an idea of how the company should operate to be the most productive and successful.These corporate culture beliefs, values, and ideas are then transmitted to the employees who are expected to work within those.

Learning Technology Essentials

Learning Wire

What steps should you take when bringing your designs to life with Learning Technology? In the first article of this series , CrossKnowledge Learning Technology Consultant Lieve Van den Bosch explained the essentials that need to be considered when designing an effective learning experience.

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

6 Ways to Use Virtual Training for Employee Training [Slideshare]

CommLab India

Do you think eLearning is the only virtual training method you can use in corporate training? Well, here’s a SlideShare with 6 virtual training formats you can use in your corporate training. eLearning Design Learning Analytics

5 Lessons COVID-19 Has Taught Us About Education


Education was one of the worst affected sectors by the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, almost a billion students were left without classrooms by the closing of schools in the first quarter of 2020. Educational institutions across the globe were forced to make changes that had never been seen before.

Compliance Training: How To Make Virtual Learning Engaging And Effective


If you work in a regulated industry, you’re all too familiar with the challenges of keeping your sales team both up to date and in compliance. Compliance training may be one of the least sexy parts of your job—and the most important.

Retaining A Focus On Cybersecurity During Remote Work

eLearning Industry

Cybersecurity is already becoming a more urgent need. In the first half of 2019, attacks on devices that transmit data wirelessly increased by three times. Additionally, 63% of companies reported potential compromise of data in the past year. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!