Sun.Oct 21, 2018

MWL Newsletter No 87

Jane Hart

Articles and news about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) for the week 14-20 October 2018 (Forget banning phones in meetings, why most data analytics projects are misleading, the need for a new model of workplace learning and more). Modern Workplace Learning

The Learning Brain With John Medina

eLearning Industry

ATD has partnered with John Medina, a researcher and authority in brain science and author of the bestselling book Brain Rules, to present a one day workshop to learn what really drives knowledge retention and performance. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

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Trick or Treat? Why Not Both? Celebrate Halloween to drive work performance and learning

Gameffective

Halloween is one of the most fun holidays out there and one of the best to celebrate at work. When else can you invite vampires, ghosts, witches and zombies for a festival of gore at your office? Bringing Halloween spirit into office work and learning is not just great fun.

Recording Professional App Training Videos

eLearning Industry

Why do so many app tutorials on Youtube look so bad? When recording app tutorials, it all comes down to two best practices: display monitor preparation and audio configuration for voiceovers. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Development Tools eLearning Voice Over Video In eLearning Video Production Best Practices

How Customer Education and Support Can Solve Each Other's Biggest Problems

Research shows that 48% of support inquiries at technology companies are “how-to” in nature. Rather than spending time triaging software issues or substantial customer problems, support teams are constantly providing customers with user tutorials. This eBook shares strategies on how you can preempt this problem.

Employee Engagement – What is it? Why is it so important? And what should you do about it?

Gameffective

Reading time: 3 min 50 sec. For the past decade business leaders, C-level executives and HR professionals alike seem to be preoccupied with employee engagement.

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The SharePoint Advantages and Disadvantages You Need to Know

Continu

Are you looking for a system that will let your employees collaborate, communicate, and be more productive? If you are, you know that the right tool will help your company get ahead. And you know that the wrong tool will be a huge drain on your time and money. SharePoint is often the first choice for a versatile document management and collaboration system. But is it a good choice? Or will it cost your company in the long run? There are certainly benefits to using Microsoft’s system.

How To Manage Version Control In eLearning Development

eLearning Industry

This article will help you fully understand what the role of version control is as a solution to multiple issues, such as how you can separate learning elements between 'core' training and 'supplementary' training, and many more. Read on to find out. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development Digital Learning Editors' Choice eLearning Development Best Practices Learning Management System Software

3 Time Management Strategies Which Could Change Your Working Life

WalkMe Training Station

Time is a resource which is more precious than money. Once used up there’s no getting it back. Despite this overwhelming truth, workers continue to use their time unwisely, perhaps without even knowing. There are always more productive ways of doing things , which can be realized by taking a deep dive into your daily duties. Life goes by so fast we rarely take a moment to stop and think about what we’re doing. If we did, we’d perhaps discover new and better ways of doing things.

Become One Of The Best Employers To Work For

eLearning Industry

Low employee retention is bad news for business! Find out how to transform your company into one of the best places to work, to retain your valuable staff. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate Learning And Development Free eLearning eBooks Leadership Development Learning Culture

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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.

What Is Performance Management And Why Should I Care?

Gameffective

Reading Time: 3 Minutes 39 Sec. The moment a company grows beyond a few people it becomes a victim of its own success. Alignment becomes difficult, teams start having conflicting goals and targets start moving around so often staying focused can cause your eyes to hurt.

4 Reasons Why Investors Love eLearning Startups

eLearning Industry

A country's economic growth depends on a lot of factors. The education system, of course, tops the list. So it's easy to understand why it gains so much attention from the investors. In today's article, we are going to have an overview of the top 4 reasons why investors love eLearning startups. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Market Educational Technology Educational Technology Trends eLearning Market Growth eLearning Market Statistics

SCORM: 3 Reasons why mobile-focused microlearning is better

Ed App

SCORM is to eLearning what coal is to industry. The usage of both was born from bold, progressive forward thinking from historical figures and they both revolutionized their industries to the point where their inception marked the beginning of a new era.

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Choosing And Implementing An LMS, Part 2: How To Achieve Success

eLearning Industry

In the second and final part of this article, you’ll learn how to mitigate risk associated with the implementation of your new Learning Management System. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Corporate Learning Management Systems Employee Engagement Free eLearning eBooks Learning Management System Implementation

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

5 Fun ways to train staff?

Ed App

Whether you’re herding unwilling employees into a training room or sitting them down to perform a lengthy eLearning course, company training is frequently a chore for participants and organisers alike. But it doesn’t need to be this way.

What Is Performance Management And Why Should I Care?

Gameffective

Reading Time: 3 Minutes 39 Sec. The moment a company grows beyond a few people it becomes a victim of its own success. Alignment becomes difficult, teams start having conflicting goals and targets start moving around so often staying focused can cause your eyes to hurt.

What Are the Best Online Courses and What Makes Them Great?

GO1

When you rely on a Learning Management System available on the best platform, you and your staff have access to thousands of incredible online courses. Keep in mind that the “best” courses vary from one organization to another based on specific goals and objectives.

3 Reasons to ditch SCORM and embrace mobile-focused microlearning

Ed App

SCORM is to eLearning what coal is to industry. The usage of both was born from bold, progressive forward thinking from historical figures and they both revolutionised their industries to the point where their inception marked the beginning of a new era.

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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

The Best Way to Track Skill Development

GO1

If you’ve invested a lot of time and money into employee training, it’s worthwhile thinking about how you’re tracking skill development. Tracking skill development is really important for the benefit of both your employees and your business. How so?

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5 Fun ways to train staff?

Ed App

Whether you’re herding unwilling employees into a training room or sitting them down to perform a lengthy eLearning course, company training is frequently a chore for participants and organisers alike. But it doesn’t need to be this way.

Webinar: GO1 Platform End of October updates

GO1

We’ve been working on some new features, and want to show you how they can help you! We’re excited to announce the next webinar to walk you through our latest updates to GO1 will be taking place on October 31st at 8:30am AEDT (October 30th 3:30pm PST).

Custom Review options with Html5 canvas chart In Captivate

Adobe Captivate

I had a simple custom canvas chart in captivate and I used Javascript and web objects. Let’s do everything possible in Captivate. The post Custom Review options with Html5 canvas chart In Captivate appeared first on eLearning. Quizzing Review Showcase Adobe Captivate 2019 adobe captvate html 5 JavaScript review showcase web objects

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

Is Sexual Harassment Training Effective?

GO1

Reading or listening to the news is all you need to understand why sexual harassment training in the workplace is so critical.

Your business is growing. So your learning capability grows with you

Agylia

Take a look at how new learning platforms can modernise learning experiences at growing organisations. Learning Management System

Q&A: Fixing What’s Missing From Your Sexual Harassment Training

GO1

As a business owner, you need to provide your employees with the best training possible. When implementing a program, it is essential that you focus on the most critical courses, including sexual harassment.

Modernising Learning Experiences at Growing Organisations

Agylia

Take a look at how new learning platforms can modernise learning experiences at growing organisations. Learning Management System

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

Start like you plan to finish.

Babblewire

When we’re new to a role (or a relationship) it is natural that we try to only put our best foot forward, we try to position our selves in the best possible light. This is normal. It is also hugely dangerous. False expectations in jobs and relationships can cause huge adjustment periods later and can derail you completely.

Audio interactive

Adobe Captivate

I am a foreign language instructor and I wanted to create audio interactive pages for students to record their speaking tests. I am sure adobe has this function but I don’t know where and how to find it. Thanks in advance for whoever can help me. The post Audio interactive appeared first on eLearning. Interactions Learning Interactions Question 2017 question

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