Mon.Oct 15, 2018

10 Myths About Professional Training

Your Training Edge

There are a lot of assumptions and myths surrounding professional training and L&D, but how many are actually grounded in fact? At , we’ve gathered some helpful and interesting stats from around the web that debunk some of the more common myths.

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How to Design eLearning Content that Improves the User Experience


eLearning provides many benefits over traditional learning, including cost control, 24/7 availability, enhanced collaboration, and appeal to a technologically literate workforce.

4 Ways to Use Gamification to Measure Engagement

Lambda Solutions

People love games. If you apply games to your eLearning and training programs, your learners can learn and have fun at the same time. By taking full advantage of this trend, your organization can develop L&D programs that include gamification as part of the course content to achieve multiple results: increase learner engagement, build measurable challenges into your learning management system (LMS) and understand learner performance. Learner Engagement Increase Your LMS ROI

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: Practical Applications for Talent Development


Join Docebo and OpenSesame for a webinar showcasing real-world applications of AI & machine learning in talent development and corporate training.

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.

The Modern Professional’s Digital Learning Toolkit for 2019

Jane Hart

A new interactive infographic, derived from the Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019. You can get it here. Modern Workplace Learning

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Take a Holistic Approach to Learner Engagement


Learn how Lazy Dog Cafe, Halo Burger, and L&M Supply are taking a holistic approach to learner engagement using Wisetail. The post Take a Holistic Approach to Learner Engagement appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All L&D Best Practices

NexGen Learning System Grid 2018-19

eLearning 24-7

Welcome. Welcome. . To the 2018-19 Learning System Grid,identifying the Leaders, Risers, Steady and Slow vendors for NexGen functionality. . For this year’s grid, an additional vendor was added per group (last year it was five per grid).

A New Chapter for NovoEd: What this Acquisition Means to Us


I could not be more excited to share that NovoEd has reached a new milestone in its company’s history. We have been acquired by Boston-based private equity group Devonshire Investors.

7 Instructional Design Standards for Better E-learning

CommLab India

This blog post shares instructional design standards list that help you learn how to create better eLearning courses. eLearning Design Instructional Design Tips

Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.

Employee Health Is Key to Small Business Wellness


Sniffles, coughs, and sneezes increasingly punctuating the steady thrum of the workday. Tissue boxes running on empty as fast as you can replenish them. You know it when you see and hear it, dreading the day when you will finally feel it.

Online Training Increases Productivity, But How?

WalkMe Training Station

Online training is a rising initiative that has gained prominence in today’s technologically advanced society. Learners continually seek innovative solutions that meet their flexible needs and requirements. Online training fits the bill, offering a range of benefits that can be leveraged for an enhanced learning experience. That doesn’t mean conventional learning environments are obsolete though. In fact, a combination of different methods is arguably the most useful approach.

A Measured Response: VR May Offer Key to Mitigating Anxiety

Learning Solutions Magazine

A Measured Response: VR May Offer Key to Mitigating Anxiety. pamela-hogle. Mon, 10/15/2018 - 01:00


Building Rapport to Achieve Business Goals


Remember when you met your best friend? For many of you, there was probably a feeling that you just “hit if off” immediately. What you were experiencing was rapport, a French word that means “to carry.” In essence, you carry your relationship forward when you establish rapport with another.

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

CloserStill Media Acquires Majority Stake in The eLearning Guild

Learning Solutions Magazine

CloserStill Media Acquires Majority Stake in The eLearning Guild. news-editor. Mon, 10/15/2018 - 01:00

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Time To Know Reveals iEcho – a Unique Self-Service Learning Platform for Instructors

Time to Know

We at Time To Know are excited to announce the launch of our newest platform- iEcho , which provides a uniquely blended learning platform for individual instructors and small businesses intended to turn their expertise into a thriving business.

Taking xAPI from Hobby to Organizational Change

Yet Analytics

In this episode of the Yet Podcast, you'll hear from Amy Parent , Senior Learning Experience Designer at the NeuroLeadership Institute.

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Time To Know Reveals iEcho – a Unique Self-Service Learning Platform for Instructors

Time to Know

We at Time To Know are excited to announce the launch of our newest platform- iEcho , which provides a uniquely blended learning platform for individual instructors and small businesses intended to turn their expertise into a thriving business.

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.

Chat interfaces and bots in e-Learning and Development [infographic]

Brightwave Group

Last month, Brightwave assembled a team of learning and development experts to discuss how to fold emerging chatbot technologies into tomorrow’s learning blend. Now we have taken all those expert insights and put them into one easily accessible infographic.

4 Universal Trends That Mean It’s Time for You to Add the Power of Elearning to Your Training

Enyota Learning

The ASTD or the American Society for Training and Development surveyed 2500 firms. They had found that firms conducting comprehensive training get 218% higher revenue and savings per employee. The question has rarely been if training works?

Going Beyond the LMS: Using Technology to Integrate All Learning Audiences

Training Orchestra

It’s becoming more and more apparent that, as a talent suite, the LMS is not enough to meet today’s learning challenges. Originally built around the idea of the internal knowledge worker, the LMS must integrate new audiences who cannot all be trained in the same way—from blue-collar workers and high-potential leaders to external audiences like clients and partners. How can we engage modern learners, whoever they are, wherever they are, and however they learn?

Virtual Reality In eLearning: A Case Study On Safety Training

Adobe Captivate

Over the past two years, corporations have been developing and implementing Virtual Reality training solutions. In this article, I will be talking about how we implemented Virtual Reality in corporate training. A Case Study On Safety Training: How To Use Virtual Reality In eLearning.

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.

Inspire and Lead With Interpersonal Communication


Winston Churchill. Abraham Lincoln. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Eleanor Roosevelt. What do these people have in common? They are all considered great leaders with extraordinary abilities to communicate on all levels. But, what is the secret to interpersonal communication that not only satisfies its primary purpose but also inspires and creates trust in your leadership abilities? Interpersonal communication is not about being a great talker.

Why Is Learning And Development Failing To Produce Consistent ROI For Businesses?

The Game Agency

Your learning and development (L&D) department could currently be engaged in a game of Whack-a-Mole with real dollars, not to mention your employees’ time, patience and behavior. I should know. For more than a decade I have been building game-based solutions to help make training more effective. Successful training builds confident and competent people who do the right thing at the right time. However, there are a lot of reasons why corporate training initiatives are not successful.

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Welcoming Uber London to the EduMe family


We’re thrilled to start working with Uber in London where EduMe will help Uber provide a high quality service. As a London-based company, we are excited to be a part of Uber's contribution to so many Londoners in Uber's largest European market! Uber has already achieved some great results using EduMe to date across an ever growing number of markets.

Measure the performance of your elearning program with new dashboards and enhanced reporting


We often hear from organizations like yours that measuring the success of your training program can be challenging and time-consuming. With limited L&D resources and budget, as well as tools that can be less than intuitive, training professionals are often left to go on gut feeling or anactodatal feedback.

Monetizing Customer Education: Free, Fee, and Everything In Between

Some of the best customer education programs monetize customer training to help offset program costs, fuel new initiatives, and enable additional investment in your programs. In this webinar, Skilljar will discuss the free-to-fee continuum and share best practices for developing a pricing and packaging strategy for your education offers.