Fri.Sep 25, 2020

3 Simple Ways to Motivate a Remote Workforce


Team building is always more difficult at a distance. Fortunately there are several things you can do to improve engagement with remote employees. The post 3 Simple Ways to Motivate a Remote Workforce appeared first on BizLibrary. Organizational Culture change and uncertainty distributed workforce employee engagement health and wellness remote teams

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3 Quick Tips for Retailers to Reskill Employees with an LMS


2020 has not been a good year for the retail industry. Many retail companies, such as JCPenny, J. Crew, Pier 1 Imports, Neiman Marcus, GNC, Lord & Taylor, and Century 21, as well as a slew of small family-owned businesses, were forced to file bankruptcy as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Measure the Success of Your Learning Programs—by Design

Learning Solutions Magazine

Measure the Success of Your Learning Programs—by Design. bill-brandon. Fri, 09/25/2020 - 02:00

Editing the Google Slides Master and Layouts 


A key part of creating an effective presentation is to ensure the look and feel is professional and consistent. A mishmash of fonts, colours and slide layouts is sure to, at the least, distract an audience from your message and, at worst, have a negative impact on how they view your abilities. In Google Slides, editing the Master and Layouts is an easy way to make sure that your presentations have a set style that stays true to your brand.

Benefits in a Pandemic: What HR Leaders Need to Know

Building a benefits program for a diverse workforce has always been a top priority, but now it’s become both more important and complex with so much change and uncertainty. Download our latest guide that features emerging benefits employees expect in 2021 and beyond.

Taking cmi5 adoption further by developing a Conformance Test Suite

Rustici Software

For the last 18 years, some of the most important work we’ve done at Rustici Software has been the standards-based efforts we’ve worked on with the Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative (ADL). Over the years, our folks have participated in the working groups for, and the development of, standards as ubiquitous as SCORM, as forgotten as RTWS, and more recently xAPI.

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Things to keep in mind when you create eLearning Courses


Besides that, you’ll have to opt for a learning strategy, then develop the content, before thinking of how to reach out to your target audience. Since all of that is time-consuming, you’ll want to create a course that meets up with your learners’ needs. Only then will you be able to achieve your expected results. In case you’re interested in creating useful eLearning courses, there exist some factors that you need to put in mind.

How to Measure Diversity and Inclusion Training Success

Roundtable Learning

The most successful training programs are rooted in solid instructional design and metrics to track learners’ progress. But when you have a complex subject such as diversity and inclusion – how do you know if your program is making an impact? In this article, we will review diversity and inclusion training basics, how you can measure success, and what it takes to be a long-term advocate for diversity and inclusion. Does Your Organization Need Diversity Training?

7 Ways To Boost Virtual Learning Retention

eLearning Industry

Only 54% of employees apply what they learned from training. Here’s how to get your employees to use their new skills and increase learning retention. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Virtual Training Employee Training Online Learners Retention Virtual Learning Environment

TraCorp’s Role in Choice Hotel’s Ascension to the #1 Top Learning Organization in 2020


Choice Hotels is one of the largest hospitality franchising companies in the world, with nearly 6,800 hotels across 14 brands in more than 40 countries and territories. They have long believed in the power of education at all levels of the organization, for all its employees, and its franchisees. Unlike many businesses that operate with […]. The post TraCorp’s Role in Choice Hotel’s Ascension to the #1 Top Learning Organization in 2020 appeared first on TraCorp.

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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.

7 Tips To Pick The Perfect Coronavirus Safety Training Solutions Provider

eLearning Industry

You don’t have to go through it alone. But you do need to qualify vendors and get max value for money. In this article, I share 7 top tips to choose the best Coronavirus safety training solutions provider. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Compliance Training eLearning Content Development Outsourcing eLearning eBooks eLearning Outsourcing Employee Training Safety Training

Taking Time to Learn with Alex Salas

TechSmith Camtasia

Alexander Salas an award-winning learning experience designer, eLearning expert and Chief of Awesomeness at eLearning Launch. As an expert in the integration of instructional science with popular authoring tools, Alex has been a designer of learning programs for Fortune 100 companies such as Centene Corporation, Philips and Dell Technologies. There’s no one better to talk about taking more time for learning new skills, and how we can put that into practice in our daily lives.

Interactive Learning Activities: From Theory To Practice

eLearning Industry

Anything from establishing a culture of academic integrity to interactive learning activities and digital tools. Find these in this article. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Solutions Asynchronous Learning Activities Interactive eLearning Learner Engagement Synchronous Learning Activities

Everything You Want to Know About the “Classroom to VILT Conversion” Webinar

CommLab India

It’s time to say goodbye to all your doubts about classroom to VILT conversion! Here’s an exclusive webinar on classroom to VILT conversion that offers practical insights straight from the horse’s mouth! It’s too good to be missed! eLearning Design Virtual Training

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!

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | September 25, 2020

Mike Taylor

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela. It is getting to be my favorite time of year and we’ve been enjoying some beautifully cool days and getting outside as much as we can to counter being tied to our computers inside for school and work. I that hope wherever you are you’re also able to get out an do things you enjoy. Have a great weekend. Thanks for reading!

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All About The Emotions-Driven Learning Process In Adults

eLearning Industry

For decades, learning was mainly examined from the cognitive and motivational aspects. In this article, we explore how emotions have a substantial influence on the cognitive processes in humans, including perception, attention, learning, memory, reasoning, and problem-solving. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning And Development Adult Learning eLearning Environment Emotional Intelligence Intrinsic Motivation Learning Motivation

The Essence of a Coming Soon Page for a Killer start of your Website

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

This is a guest post by Mirza Balalic at WebFactory. A coming soon page is something that you’ve probably heard about once or twice but didn’t really make the efforts of making one yourself. Especially if you weren’t familiar with its importance when creating a new site. It holds the potential to be crucial for your success, and as such must be thoroughly examined and utilized.

Why Online Courses Are a Great Way to Monetize Your Blog


Whether you’re just starting out, or you’ve already launched your blog, your concept of monetizing might look something like this:… The post Why Online Courses Are a Great Way to Monetize Your Blog appeared first on Thinkific. Start Here

[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

8 Best WooCommerce Mix and Match Plugins for 2020

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

As a kid, my parents made this rule for me – Once in a month, I could have pizzas for dinner! . I called it my lucky day. We’d go to my favorite pizza joint and I vividly remember ordering Pepperoni Pizza (always!). .

9 Key Features Of The Top Virtual Meeting Software

eLearning Industry

What separates the best virtual conferencing tools from the rest? In this article, I highlight 9 key features to look for in top virtual meeting software. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Web Conferencing Software Distributed Teams eLearning eBooks Virtual Learning Environment Web Conferencing Software Vendors Web Conferencing Tools

5 Reasons Compliance Training Should Be Game-Based


Let’s be honest. No one is lining up to take compliance training. It’s dry, dull, and employees would literally do anything to get out of it. But here’s the thing, the information in compliance training is actually really important. So how do you get employees to engage and participate? Change the way you present the material. That’s where game-based learning comes in.

Adapter’s Advantage Podcast: Episode 10 Featuring Pat D’Amico


Welcome to The Adapter’s Advantage: Breakthrough Moments that Lead to Success. In this episode, leadership coach Pat D’Amico shares unique insights from his experience in the military and life sciences. Pat is the founder and CEO of About-Face Development , a veteran-owned performance improvement consulting firm whose goal is to help clients advance performance and drive greater individual and organizational success.

How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

Educative Spots Interesting Usage Trends During Pandemic

Learning Solutions Magazine

Educative Spots Interesting Usage Trends During Pandemic. news-editor. Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:59

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The Benefits of eLearning

Designing Digitally

The idea of digital or electronic learning (eLearning) is a simple, yet powerful one. Using different forms of technology, whether it’s a computer program, smartphone app, or virtual reality (VR) simulation, eLearning is changing the way people learn and consume educational content of all kinds. And one of the areas in business where this transformation is becoming most evident is in the realm of Corporate Training

How to Set Up WooCommerce Dynamic Pricing: Detailed Guide

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Remember the first time you tried cycling as a kid? Someone would always run along for support, in case you lost balance. But, eventually, you get hold of the grip and realize you’re good to go on your own. Well, today I’m going to give you a similar ‘being-a kid-experience’! The only difference is – I’m going to run along with you through the entire setup process of Dynamic Pricing in your WooCommerce store.

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Why an LMS is Essential to Your Online Course’s Success


In this swiftly changing and highly competitive market of learning, having the right tools to differentiate yourself and efficiently manage your online training courses is the key to success. Creating and selling online courses may be different than in-house offerings; however, the same attributes that make a learning management system (LMS) attractive to HR directors can be used to maximize your business as well.

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.