Thu.Jan 03, 2019

The Differences Between SCORM, Tin Can and xAPI: What You Should Use

Lambda Solutions

One of the significant hurdles for eLearning at the start of the digital age was how difficult the analysis and sharing of courses was. This made coordinating and consistently applying eLearning for the purposes of training excessively difficult.


Design for learning – what’s in a name?

Clive on Learning

‘A rose by any other name would smell so sweet.’ So goes the the line from Romeo and Juliet, implying that the name you put to something is much less important than the characteristics of that thing. While this is certainly true of roses, it may not apply so well to people.

5 Ways Informal Learning Gets Learners Engaged and Excited


Informal learning encourages learning in the flow of work – here are 5 ways to help you make it happen. When was the last time you or someone at your company took part in an in-person, instructor-led L&D activity?

A Two-Pronged Approach to Building Learner Engagement

InSync Training

How do we engage the modern learner ? This loaded question generates answers ranging from design, delivery, implementation, learning environment consideration. Those are all legitimate answers!

[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.

Improve Customer Service Training with a Learning Management Software


Companies are increasing their focus on the customer experience, and for good reason: happy customers are loyal customers. Thirty-five Customer Experience Statistics to Know for 2019¹ stated, “Customers no longer base their loyalty on price or product. Instead, they stay loyal with companies due to the experience they receive. If you cannot keep up with their increasing demands, your customers will leave you.”. Are your current customers loyal to your brand?

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2019 E-Learning & Training Conferences


A new year means new opportunities to learn! Here is a list of conferences that you should try to attend! The new year often means creating resolutions. Why not make a resolution to attend at least one e-learning or training conferences this year? As our industry continues to grow the number of conferences increases as well. This is great for you as it means that at some point in the year there is a strong possibility that there will be one nearby.

A Whole New World (of Learning)

CLO Magazine

Josh Bersin is founder of Bersin by Deloitte, and a principal with Deloitte Consulting. When I began my career as an analyst, I started out studying the LMS market.

VR Innovation


A Look at Path-breaking VR Solutions for Inspiration. Virtual Reality (VR) had completely transformed the way important business functions like marketing and training are conducted.

The role of L&D in achieving transversal business acumen


If we only had one (positive) word to describe the modern business world this would definitely be “dynamic”. So much is changing at such great speed that it takes very special and skilled leaders to guarantee constant competitive advantage and long term success.

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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.

LMS Year In Review: Top Challenges of 2018 and How They’ll Impact 2019

Wisetail LMS

The biggest LMS priorities in 2019: Getting out of email, getting CEOs in the mix, and building culture in the new year. The post LMS Year In Review: Top Challenges of 2018 and How They’ll Impact 2019 appeared first on Wisetail LMS.

eLearning Translation by Internal Employees: Is it the Right Choice? [Infographic]

CommLab India

Getting started with eLearning translations? Is it a wise decision to get your employees to double up as eLearning translators? This infographic highlights the problems faced by internal employees when assigned eLearning translations. Training Translations eLearning translations

The importance of spaced review


This is Maia. She’s six months old. We adopted her from Romania, via a charity called Paws2Rescue , which saves lots of dogs from horrible conditions. Learning design

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7 Tools for Making Digital Textbooks More Interactive

Gutenberg Technology

eLearning has taken educational content to new heights. Flexible, mobile-optimized, personalized, and portable, digital textbooks have rapidly grown in popularity among modern students. As technology has developed it has also become easier than ever to create eBooks.

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.

accessplanit Is Upgraded To 11 Compliance Plus In Customer Service Excellence


At accessplanit, we are heavily committed to providing the highest levels of service, support and experience to our customers.

6 Clear Signs That Show Your Organization Needs an LMS Software


If your employee training is not delivering the desired results, the problem most likely lies in the training tools and methodology you utilize. In such a situation, it is necessary to identify whether you need to overhaul your current employee training program.

How to Up Your Competency Management Game for 2019


Think ahead to this time next year. What if you didn’t have to wonder where your employees shine? What if you knew exactly who you needed to recruit? If your workers were proudly and confidently mastering the things that matter most?

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The antidote to digital learning trends, or not?

Learning Pool

The antidote to digital learning trends, or not?

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.

Track & Report What Matters Most.To You


Imagine, if you could, a system that allows you to pull all of your own custom reports to sort and filter by data that matters most to you. Now, imagine who you would share that information with if you could easily export that data.

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Job Burnout Dragging You Down?


3 Steps to Leaving Job Burnout Behind. Has work felt increasingly like a radioactive lead weight around your neck for the past couple of months – sapping your energy and crushing your enthusiasm until it’s all you can do to drag yourself into work and just get through each day?

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The Future Of Intelligent Assistants In Online Training

eLearning Industry

What’s the impact of Intelligent Assistants in online training and what do you need to know to stay ahead of the tech trends? In this article, I’ll explore the role that Intelligent Assistants play in online training’s present and future. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Trends Artificial Intelligence Machine Learning

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How Do I Create a Company Contingency Plan?


It’s 3 o’clock on a typical Thursday at work. Everyone is quietly bustling through their tasks, organizing files to be discussed at the next meeting, when a frantic coworker comes racing into the room. Scrambling to collect his things, he shouts to you, “The utility closet is on fire! What do we do?”

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.

Designing for Digital:  Blessing or “Curse” for Training Companies

Intrepid Learning

My past blogs have been about whether to go digital and factors to consider in doing so….but but once you take the leap, what then? What has to change and what stays the same?

Top 4 Workplace Wellness Trends for 2019


Well+Good has released its Annual Wellness Trends Report , indicating the hottest health trends, including workplace wellness, that will hit the scene in 2019.

Evaluating Sales Training Programs


The success of your company can largely depend on your choice in sales training. Consider this — ATD collected information from over 2500 firms and found companies that offer comprehensive training enjoy a 24% higher profit margin than those who spend less on training.

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Using Interactive Video in Learning


With the launch of our Interactive Video Editor’s 4th Edition , providing interactive learning experiences is about to get a whole lot easier now.

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.