Tue.Nov 06, 2018

TMI! Cognitive Overload and Learning

Learningtogo

If you want to get a sense of the vast amount of data exploding every second, visit Internet Live Stats and watch the numbers for Internet users, websites, emails and many other statistics updated in real time. But watch out. LearningToGo Blog LearningToGo eNewsletter brain Cognitive Load Cognitive Overload instructional design neuroscience neurosciences TMI training

Creating a Robust Social Community within Your LMS

LearnDash

Engagement with fellow learners is a surefire way to keep them coming back. One of the common challenges faced by many online educators lies in learner retainment. Not only do many online learners struggle to complete a course , but those that do often don’t come back for more. And even when they do return their experience is often one of isolation and solo drudgery. Because of this, many educators have caught on to the value of community for promoting their courses.

What Makes Learning Games So Great?

InSync Training

When we think of corporate learning, rarely do “fun and games” come to mind. More often than not, compliance training pops into our heads, characterized by endless slide decks, droning SMEs-turned-facilitators , and uncomfortable days spent in a classroom. Folks, training has a reputation problem.

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How to Boost Learner Engagement and Drive L&D Success

Docebo

Discover how microlearning, gamification and building hype for content will boost engagement. Learner engagement is crucial to the success of your L&D activities. If your learners aren’t interacting with your content, you won’t be able to meet your learning targets for the organization.

Learning By Doing With Digital Guidance

With learning becoming a critical piece to success, it is imperative for enterprises to adopt an integrated learning approach that is aligned with employee expectations. In this White Paper, you will gain insights into the changing dynamics of the modern workplace. You'll learn about the fractured learning processes that are so widely used by companies, and why it makes perfect sense to reject them. And you'll discover modern learning solutions that embrace the digital outlook of modern employees and are shaped by the digital doctrine. Download the White Paper today, and master the critical eLearning inputs that will get you great results!

And the myths go on

Clark Quinn

Yet another silly post I stumbled upon. And last week at a conf someone said they liked my take-downs. If you disagree, let me know, but otherwise here’s yet another bunch of marketing hype. Hopefully no one uses this for any real decisions!

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3 reasons why managers should care about microlearning

Axonify

What do managers in your organization think about training? Do they like it? Do they find it a valuable use of time? Do they believe it has a positive impact on the business? Let’s start even simpler – do your managers care about training at all?

8 Tips When Using E-Learning for Onboarding

Capytech

8 Tips When Using E-Learning for Onboarding. Onboarding incorporates all the steps and actions your company takes to get a new hire up and running. In other words, it’s essential whatever your business and whatever type of job you recruited the new employee for.

Why L&D professionals should encourage Self-Directed Learning

Matrix

Self-directed learning (SDL) is not a recent concept. One of the leading experts on adult education, Malcolm Knowles, has researched and published studies on what he called the self-directed andragogy.

Product Training: 7 Types of Engagements You Should Be Using

CommLab India

When the right strategies are put in place, online learning has a lot to offer for product training implementation. In this post, we will learn the seven drivers of learner engagement you should be using for product training. eLearning Design

[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.

Adobe Captivate 2019 Virtual Reality Project – A Developer’s Review

Swift eLearning Services

Adobe Captivate is one of the leading authoring tools to develop rapid e-learning courses with its unique features. In its recent update, Adobe Captivate 2019, it has created an exceptional achievement in its arena. In this blog, we are going to review Virtual Reality feature in Adobe Captivate 2019.

4 Effective Digital Learning Resources for Corporate Training

CommLab India

Digital learning is creating such a strong buzz, it’s practically a game-changer. If the content is strong, learners will surely take it up. Let me take you through four digital resources that will be helpful in developing engaging courses. eLearning Design Digital learning

How to Write a Script for a Video (With a Free Template!)

Visual Lounge

Have you ever tried to write a script? Or have you hit the record button on your computer only to instantly realize you don’t know what to say? Without a script, you may feel like you are treading water, floundering. It can be, well, kind of awkward. But it doesn’t have to be.

Managing Up is a Necessity, Not a Contingency

Abilitie

It was my first job out of graduate school and I was working for a well-known company that allowed my mother to boast of her successful daughter.

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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.

Record your Zoom Meetings to Create eLearning Videos

LearnUpon

We all know that using video-based course content is a great way to train your learners. But how can you create it from scratch? Here at LearnUpon, we record lots of team meetings, product sessions, and presentations that we share with the wider company via our training portal.

The Unsung Hero of eLearning - the Subject Matter Expert!

Reflection Software

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5 Signs You Need Help With Your Compliance Training Strategy

eLogic Learning

Compliance training is one of the most critical aspects of… Read more The post 5 Signs You Need Help With Your Compliance Training Strategy appeared first on eLogic Learning. Blog eLogic Blog

3 Eye-Catching Ways to Add Interactivity to Your Screencasts

learnWorlds

Software animated demonstrations – which more recently have come to be known as “screencasts”- have generated new interest as a promising learning tool.

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.

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Engage in Learning – for Business Minds

An unattended bag or package is more than likely harmless, but never assume that it is. risk assessments elearning ROSPA courses

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Engaging Employees in the Development of Solutions

Training Industry

Engaging Employees in the Development of Solutions - Read more by Taryn Oesch on Training Industry. Uncategorized employee engagement employee satisfaction human resources

ReadyTech continues to innovate the training market with new products

ReadyTech

Sales Kickoffs and National Sales Meetings—What’s Your Approach?

Allego

Now that Halloween is over, you can focus your thoughts on the next frightening prospect: preparing for next year’s national sales meeting (NSM) or sales kickoff (SKO).

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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.

3 Reasons to Use Animated GIFs in E-learning

Rapid eLearning

At a recent workshop we discussed the popularity of working animated gifs and how they can be used in e-learning courses. Here are three reasons you can use them in your courses. Animated Gifs for Novel Visual Design. E-learning courses are still mostly visual.

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LMS for Teams

EduTrends

Businesses of any size can implement EduBrite LMS without requiring centralized training administration because it supports training management at group level. Atlassian Confluence Course Authoring Course Delivery Employee Training Learning Management System Business Learning training

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How Online Learning Drives Success for Sales Training Programs

BenchPrep

Faced with high quotas in an ever-changing buying environment, sales professionals are constantly juggling their time between selling and training.

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Online Communities and Online Events: The Perfect Match

CommPartners

Online communities have become a valuable component of an organization’s engagement strategy. According to the advisory firm IDC, the online community market will reach $1.2 billion dollars by 2019.

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.