Tue.Jan 14, 2020

Protagonists Should Be Like Your Learners

Experiencing eLearning

When you write a story for learning, you need a few essential elements: a protagonist (the main character), the protagonist’s goal , and the challenges the protagonist faces. The protagonist should be someone your learners identify with.

Personalized Learning at Scale? Enter the Virtual Coach


It’s no secret that the world has gone digital. Whether its concert tickets, social media, or product brochures – everything is in a digital format, and the spotlight is on how the user experiences these resources.

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7 Tips To Create a Killer Onboarding Training Programs

Your Training Edge

Having a robust onboarding process for new hires often takes a back seat amongst all other HR processes. But according to research done by a consulting firm BCG, companies with a structured onboarding training program in place have the opportunity to double their profit margins and revenue growth.

Signifying change

Clark Quinn

I have a persistent interest in the potential for myth and ritual for learning. In the past I sought a synthesis of what’s known as good practice (as always ;) in an area I don’t have good resources in. When I looked over 10 years ago, there wasn’t much.

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How UserTesting Drives Product Adoption and CX with Customer Education

Speaker: Steve Fleming-Prot, Content Strategist, UserTesting

In this webinar, Steve Fleming-Prot of UserTesting will share lessons learned from building UserTesting’s Learning Navigator and on-demand University, and why Customer Education is an important part of CX—and CX is an important part of Customer Education.

3 Signs Your Employees are Yearning for More Learning (And How to Provide It)


Eighty-six percent of employees value training and development, and seventy-four percent of workers are willing to spend time learning outside of work for the sole purpose of improving their performance on the job, according to SurveyMonkey.

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Building a distribution model for Valvoline’s product training

Rustici Software

I like building stuff. A couple of years ago I got on a cutting board kick. Christmas, birthdays, house-warming, whatever the occasion, you can bet your gift from me would be a handmade cutting board. I didn’t just make the cutting board either… I felt responsible for its fate.

4 Steps to Measure the ROI of Informal Learning


As a manager, you may be missing out on one of the most valuable training tools: the interactions your salespeople are having. You can’t be with your sales team every hour of the day, but you know they interact all the time.

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6 Reasons To Use On-Demand Training For Compliance


Compliance training is serious business, and it matters how you deliver it. On-demand learning is one of the strongest strategies for meeting your compliance targets. The post 6 Reasons To Use On-Demand Training For Compliance appeared first on AllenComm. Compliance Training on-demand training

Rethinking E-Learning Templates

Rapid eLearning

E-learning templates can be a bit challenging. On one hand, they speed up production. And then on the other they may introduce constraints in the learning experience design. An e-learning course screen has a specific structure. It’s usually rectangular and contains text and imagery.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

All You Wanted to Know About Digital Textbooks


Surely by now every individual who has access to digital technology knows what digital textbooks are. But there is still a need to further elaborate certain facts about e-textbooks , just to ensure that all those who are new to converting books to eBooks are on the same page.

How to enable innovation and creativity in remote teams


Even in a forward-thinking workplace where your colleagues are constantly learning and evolving , it’s easy for employees to fall into a rut.

The Essential Art of Building Rapport


Building rapport helps to create and develop avenues of mutual trust, friendship and affinity with other individuals. Therefore, rapport is an essential skill to hone. However, most people do not get much instruction or education about the importance of rapport or how to build it.

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Leverage Technology to Educate a New Workforce & Empower Your Employees


From the application process through hiring, training, and promoting, managers need to educate and empower employees. Technology helps the deskless workforce (prevalent in the hospitality and restaurant industries) learn in many ways, in all different places, and at convenient times.

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Keep a Weather Eye on eLearning: 5 Trends for 2020

CommLab India

We are at the beginning of 2020 and there are many eLearning trends you can include in your corporate training. Explore 5 eLearning trends making waves. eLearning Design eLearning Trends

eLearning Trends In 2020

eLearning Industry

It is the time of the year when you look for eLearning trends for the year. Read on as I share my list of eLearning Trends for 2020. I highlight how each of these trends can add value to your learning and performance improvement mandate. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Four Ways to Get the Most out of Your Technology Investment


In most organizations, learning and development budgets are tight, even when L&D is expected to play a transformational role within the company. Often, success requires maximizing the budget or using existing technology your team already has access to.

Best of 2019 Blog Round Up

Intrepid by VitalSource

New years are a great time for the annual round up of everything we learned and liked as we reflect on the doozy that was 2019. We thought it would be helpful to crunch a few numbers and see what you most enjoyed from the Intrepid blog.

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

Event Feedback: Beyond Attendee Evaluations


Event Feedback: Beyond Attendee Evaluations Organizations of all sizes and interest groups can benefit from hosting or sponsoring live conferences and events. They help you connect your people with each other and with information.

Storyline Tips and Tricks: Converting Flash to HTML5

Reflection Software

By now you’ve probably heard the news – by the end of 2020, Adobe and Google Chrome will no longer support Flash. We’ve even featured a blog of our own about the subject. With Flash going the way of the dinosaurs, it’s time to find an alternative way to present your trainings.

Designs That Work: Personas & Other Marketing Ideas

Learning Solutions Magazine

Designs That Work: Personas & Other Marketing Ideas. bill-brandon. Tue, 01/14/2020 - 00:00

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eBook Release: Going Global Without Going Over Budget

eLearning Industry

Branching into new markets usually translates into a sizable L&D budget. However, there are ways to cut costs without comprising quality and train your remote workforce with limited online training resources. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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The Definitive Guide to Customer Education Metrics

As you build and scale your customer education program, the right data can help you identify patterns, make evidence-based decisions, and adapt strategy to meet business goals. In this eBook, Skilljar will share the data and metrics best practices that have helped their customers meet program goals and communicate business impact.

Is your training really working?

Kirkpatrick Partners

Is your training really working? Get the tools to find out in the Kirkpatrick certification program. For a limited time, save big on classes that start soon

Talent Development Strategies and Tips from Leading Organizations

eThink Education

In order for an organization to be successful long-term, the most valuable asset you need to support is your team.



Nuvolo, a leading ServiceNow ISV Partner, is transforming the way that organizations manage their enterprise assets, workspaces, facilities, and suppliers. In just four years, they have been named the fastest-growing Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS) company and have made the Inc. 500 list of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies. In order to sustain this incredible growth, Nuvolo desired a flexible and scalable way to create and distribute product training to staff and customers.

How To Change The Conversation To Change Organizational Culture

eLearning Industry

In today’s lightning-fast business market, companies cannot afford to ignore broken systems and cultures. Smart businesses are changing their organizational culture by utilizing tools that fix workflow, communication, accountability, and more. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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