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.

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.

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!

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

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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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.

Moodle Themes - Why is It Good to Use a Theme

Lambda Solutions

Design is a crucial element of a learner's experience. A great design will help a learner stay engaged with the content and easily navigate an eLearning site to take advantage of all the features it has to offer.

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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

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.

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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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

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

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

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

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.

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

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.

Profile Recipes vs. xAPI Profiles

Experience API

What’s the difference between profile recipes and xAPI profiles? Well, they essentially serve the same purpose. The difference primarily lies in the timeline. Profile Recipes. A “ profile recipe ” was an early attempt to make it possible for members of the xAPI community to publicly share how they were implementing an information model for a given experience in the hopes that others with a similar experience could use the same model.

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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.