Thu.Apr 19, 2018

5 Smart Steps to Verify If eLearning Is Suitable for Your Company

Your Training Edge

We live for modern conveniences, and one of them is eLearning. With eLearning, every part of the learning process is simplified. Universities and public schools are adopting the process, and businesses of all sizes are starting to gravitate towards digital education.

Psychologically-Based Principles for Effective eLearning

Allen Interactions

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The Employee and Corporation Benefits of Mobile Training

Designing Digitally

The GoLearn initiative of Merrill Lynch experimented with mobile training for its employees. The main aim was to determine how effective Mlearning was. Merrill Lynch deployed its compliance courses on mobile platforms in addition to traditional computers.

Track Learning Outcomes and Engagement: Digital Vs. Classroom

CommLab India

Discover the various tracking options that both classroom sessions and digital learning programs offer to learning managers. Learning Technology LMS

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3 Reasons to Prioritize On-Demand Customer Training

How can you provide a great onboarding experience while keeping up with a growing customer base? By leveraging on-demand training. This guide describes three benefits of adding on-demand training to your onboarding process. Click here to download.

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eLearning: Compare Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and TechSmith Camtasia

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Welcome to the eLearning tool slug-fest. In this corner, it's Adobe Captivate. Over there? It's Articulate Storyline. And because this isn't a two-tool fight, look over there and you'll see TechSmith Camtasia. Attend this power hour and see demonstrations of all three tools.

Training Will Not Eliminate Racist Behavior In Starbucks

The Peformance Improvement

What I Learned at LSCon18

Experiencing eLearning

Last month, I attended the Learning Solutions 2018 Conference in Orlando. Once again, it was a great experience. I had fun meeting people like Judy Katz, Tracy Parish, Cammy Bean, and Clark Quinn in person who I have known online for years, plus seeing people again from last year. Now that I’ve had a few weeks to process and reflect, I want to summarize some of what I learned. I did a similar post last year , and it helped me reinforce and remember what I learned.

Learning Pros Need to Think Like Dirty Marketers: Advice from Daniel Foster

InSync Training

Learning professionals wear many hats. Depending on the task at hand, we may throw on our “ instructional designer ” cap, “ project manager ” beret, or “ facilitator ” fascinator. But did you know that we also need a “marketing” bonnet? According to Daniel Foster, Strategy Lead for the Snagit Application at TechSmith, “the best learning professionals think like dirty marketers.”. Podcasts and Videos Modern Learning on the Air

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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.

Trends Impacting the future of the LMS Industry


Through original research and surveying current customers, TOPYX® has uncovered three trends about the future of the LMS Industry. We will explore the ideas behind why: LMS user bases are expected to grow. Substantial volume is expected with user bases. Ease of use and reporting are the two top features. LMS LMS Reporting LMS Features LMS Industry

Switching to an Online Training Delivery System: 5 No-Nonsense Tips for Data Migration

CommLab India

As an L&D professional or a stakeholder involved in switching from an old online training delivery system to a new one, here are some useful tips for effective data migration. Learning Technology LMS Online training

Corporate Tax Cut: What It Means for L&D

CLO Magazine

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in December 2017 is the biggest one-time corporate tax rate reduction in U.S. history. The rate dropped from 35 percent to 21 percent, leaving major corporations with money to spend.

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Ace Your Race with Lectora Inspire to Reach Multilingual Learners

CommLab India

Do you have a remote, multilingual workforce that needs access to your eLearning content? With Lectora Inspire it is easy to adapt or translate the course that you have created. Follow the five steps for a simple and effortless process. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

How to Price and Package Customer Training

To charge or not to charge? That is the question many customer training teams are facing today. The answer, however, is not always a straightforward yes or no. Download this guide to learn more.

The pros and cons of adaptive learning


Among the many areas drawing interest of late is that of adaptive learning. Enabled by technology advances, we can now begin to change learning on the fly. This can be a good thing, but it can also be used poorly, and can be a source of unnecessary confusion.

5 Marvelous Tips For Successful E-learning Course Translation [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to know five tips that’ll make eLearning translations successful. Training Translations online course translations

KZO Named Top Selling Tool in the Area of Sales Enablement

KZO Innovations

KZO was recently listed in Smart Selling Tools’ Top Sales Tools Guide for 2018 in the category of Sales Enablement. Smart Selling Tools, Inc., is an analyst and consulting firm that specializes in sales productivity and sales performance improvement through the use of smart sales tools.

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Switching to an Online Training Delivery System: 5 No-Nonsense Tips for Data Migration

CommLab India

As an L&D professional or a stakeholder involved in switching from an old online training delivery system to a new one, here are some useful tips for effective data migration. eLearning Design Online training

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.

How to increase your training program success by assembling a great team


When someone is in charge of creating and implementing (or at least contributing to) a big challenging task like a new training program, they want it to be successful. But how can a new training program turn out to be successful? Or how can the success rate of an existing one can be improved?

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Top 5 Tips For Innovative eLearning Development

Adobe Captivate

Amongst the challenges that Learning and Development teams and Learning Consultants face today, the top 2 pertaining to training would be: 1) How to increase the efficacy of training?, and 2) What learning strategies should be adopted to ensure that the learning and business mandates are met?

Is xAPI ready?

Adult Learning with Technology

In my current work environment, I’m looking to implement xAPI as part of the bigger Virtual Learning Environment. I came across this article that is very insightful, in particular to my current situation. Unlike other transformative innovations, such as virtual reality or chatbots, xAPI isn’t a delivery mechanism. It’s the unifying specification that would enable […]. eLearning eco System Experience API Learning Analytics xAPI xAPI-Based

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Leveraging Acrobat DC and Captivate 2017 to Enhance Self-directed Learning Opportunities

Adobe Captivate

Overview. This past year I was presented with a very interesting design challenge. The challenge was to develop a guided interactive course that could be used in conjunction with anatomical simulators under the following conditions: Product must be device agnostic.

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.

Personalization: The Next Big eLearning Trend?

Clarity Consultants

Personalization has been making waves in the marketing and sales realm for many years. But it's now also hugely influential in the world of eLearning. Any Learning and Development expert will tell you that a more personalized experience will lead to greater success rates and learning outcomes. This new trend is an important one to consider because it is exactly so powerful in generating high-quality learning experiences.

Cheering for clients named a Top Learning System by Craig Weiss

Rustici Software

As part two of our series celebrating our clients recent wins, we’re sharing insight our customers included in Craig Weiss’s “Top Learning Systems for 2018.” ” Craig is the CEO and Lead Analyst for the Craig Weiss Group, LLC, and he has been named The Most Influential Person in the eLearning and LMS space countless times. Craig’s E-Learning 24/7 blog is read by eLearning professionals around the world to help inform their technology purchasing decisions.


It’s Time to Cross That Bridge: Building Learning in a Highly Regulated or Compliance-Driven Industry


We all have used the phrase, “ we will cross that bridge when we get there ”, but what happens when you get “ there ” and you don’t have a strategy in place to get across the bridge, or… there is no bridge?

Constructivism Pt.4: Experiential Learning Theory

The E-Learning Curve

Experiential learning theory (ELT) describes learning as “the process whereby knowledge is created through the transformation of experience”.

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development: Ultimate Cheat Sheet

Adobe Captivate

Outsourcing of eLearning content development has been there for a few decades. What has helped it grow is certainly its most significant gain, that is, cost savings. The bigger gains are in terms of other strategic benefits that it offers. It enables the Learning and Development teams to focus on the next level of tasks including strategic planning, determining ways to measure the effectiveness of learning, analyzing program usage, and exploration on what more is possible.

Learning Solutions 2018 Recap

Web Courseworks

I’m happy to be writing this blog post because it reminds me of warmer and sunnier days. I had the privilege of joining the ISD community at Learning Solutions 2018 in Orlando, FL this past March. My view at the conference. Now my view from work is several inches of snow!

Captivate 10 Interactions Click to Reveal Are Not Working

Adobe Captivate

My Captivate 10 interactions will not work in preview mode or when published. I started this responsive project in 9 and converted it to 10. I added a new e-learning Click to Reveal interactions and when you click on the tabs it does not reveal the the information. It mostly stays on the introduction tab. I am using a iMac with Sierra, not high sierra. I found the reason the click to reveal interaction was not working is I had hyperlinks in the tabs.