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.

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.

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.

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

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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How Customer Education and Support Can Solve Each Other's Biggest Problems

Research shows that 48% of support inquiries at technology companies are “how-to” in nature. Rather than spending time triaging software issues or substantial customer problems, support teams are constantly providing customers with user tutorials. This eBook shares strategies on how you can preempt this problem.

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

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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.

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

ReadyTech continues to innovate the training market with new products

ReadyTech

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

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

4 takeaways from our founder’s talk at DevLearn

eCoach

Last month, our founder Jude Novak gave a talk at DevLearn, the world’s largest conference for online learning and technology. Delivering his talk to members of DevLearn’s 3,000-strong attendee list, Jude focused on his personal attempts to simplify the creation and delivery of eLearning.

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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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.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

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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Market Segmentation – Getting Back to Basics

KnowledgeCity

Technology has made it easier than ever to reach consumers and get your products and services directly in front of those who need them. With such a large global audience out there, the problem isn’t getting the message out.

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.

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

Start Bridging the Tech Skills Gap Today

KnowledgeCity

The tech skills gap is no secret , and it’s only getting wider by the year. Learn how to start bridging the gap today to remain competitive in a rapidly evolving workplace.

5 Steps to Choose the Right E-learning Outsourcing Vendor

CommLab India

Not able to select the right e-learning vendor for your development process? We just made it simpler for you. Read on to find out. eLearning Design eLearning Outsourcing

Nuts and Bolts: Characteristics of Successful eLearning Practitioners

Learning Solutions Magazine

Nuts and Bolts: Characteristics of Successful eLearning Practitioners. jane-bozarth. Tue, 11/06/2018 - 01:00