Mon.Jan 07, 2019

8 Common Mistakes to Avoid when Switching from Traditional to Online Training


Learning technologies have many advantages. They give employees access to online training resources from anywhere in the world, whenever it fits into their schedule. This also helps to improve your company’s profit margin and on-the-job productivity.

Employee-generated Learning is now mainstream

Challenge to Learn

The main takeaway for me looking back on 2018 is that our approach of Employee-generated Learning (EGL) is becoming more and more mainstream. Let me explain why this is the case.

4 Micro-Learning Trends to Watch in 2019


Micro-learning is no longer a trend—it’s a permanent e-learning development. Here’s how it will change in the year to come. It seems like micro-learning has been topping trend charts for years. People are predicting that a trend that’s already big is going to get even bigger. To my mind, micro-learning has proven that it’s here to stay, and that moves it from a “trend” to a full-blown industry powerhouse, complete with its own trends.

Pivot Point: Reshaping Your Business When it Matters Most

Blue Sky eLearn

Last month Sheri Jacobs, founder of Avenue M Group, presented the webinar ‘ Pivot Point: Reshaping Your Business When it Matters Most ‘ For all of the great insights she shared, we recommend you tune and watch the webinar on-demand by clicking here.

Translating Customer Education Success into Business Impact

A strong customer education program can have a huge impact across the business - from increasing customer satisfaction scores, reducing support ticket volume, improving product adoption, to driving lead generation and renewals. Keeping this in mind, how do you choose which initiatives to prioritize?

ARTICULATE STORYLINE: Publish a Portion of a Project

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When publishing a Storyline project, it’s often preferable to publish a small section of the project instead of the entire thing (a single slide for instance or an individual scene). Fortunately, Storyline 360 makes quick work of this task, if you know where to look.

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The Digital Workforce Isn’t Going to Disrupt Itself

Epilogue Systems

Anyone reading this already knows that major digital workforce disruption is upon us. It’s driving reassessment and reorganization across organizations and reinventing the way employees work within — and outside of — them.

ELC 053: Creating Long-term Engagement with Game Thinking

The eLearning Coach

In this conversation with author, game designer and start-up coach, Amy Jo Kim, we discuss how to apply game thinking to learning experience design. Podcasts

Why L&D Teams Need to Embrace Talent Management Systems

Learning Solutions Magazine

Why L&D Teams Need to Embrace Talent Management Systems. pamela-hogle. Mon, 01/07/2019 - 00:01

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3 Ways Mansplaining Could Be Harming Your Workplace


LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

Creating Great Custom eLearning Courses Using Varied Interactivities

Tesseract Learning

In this article, we will discuss where we use a variety of interactivities to keep the learner engaged and hooked to the content

Job Descriptions Are Critical to Your Business and Bottom Line


Writing accurate job descriptions is one of the most important aspects of conducting an effective candidate search. The search for new talent is difficult enough as is and a poorly-written job description can leave you with a pool of candidates that don’t quite fit what your organization needs.

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Best Graphical User Interface (GUI) Templates for Articulate Storyline Development

Swift eLearning Services

Here is the next set of Articulate Storyline ready-to-use charts and graphic templates to help your eLearning developers and Instructional Designers.

8 Types Of Interactive Quiz Formats To Use In Your eLearning Courses

eLearning Industry

Course creators and Instructional Designers are frequently tasked with building quizzes for their eLearning courses. This article talks about 8 interactive formats and ready-to-use templates that could be used to build online quizzes. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Authoring Tools eLearning Course Evaluation Interactive eLearning Interactive Online Courses Quiz Activity

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[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.

Reason for Optimism

CLO Magazine

Chief learning officers tend to be an optimistic bunch. So it’s not surprising their expectations for the future often come with a rosy tint. With intervention, bad outcomes can be turned to good. A struggling worker can be transformed into a high performer.

Moodle 3.6 Upgrades: Group Messaging

eThink Education

Many new features in the latest version of Moodle , Moodle 3.6, focus on privacy, usability, and communication enhancements. Moodle’s updates to the group messaging feature are no different. Moodle’s 3.6’s

Two Is Better Than One: Blended Learning Is the Best Way to Learn


“Blended learning” has become a buzzword in the learning and development world. Everyone’s talking about how they can implement blended learning in their training programs. But what, exactly, is blended learning? How is it different from elearning?

MP4 in Flash to HTML5 Conversion: 5 Reasons to Seal the Deal

CommLab India

Looking for Flash to HTML5 eLearning conversions? Read this blog to know 5 reasons the MP4 format makes so much sense for Flash to HTML5 conversions as well as eLearning. Learning Technology HTML5

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.

Rubio’s Coastal Grill Leverages E-learning Initiative to Reduce “Penalty Pay” Costs


Rubio’s Coastal Grill is home to coastal inspired Mexican food with dishes like surf and turf, fish tacos, and lobster burritos. The restaurant chain has a total of 203 units with locations throughout California, Arizona, Nevada, and Colorado.

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Create Flexibility of Learning and Teaching with Online Publishing

MagicBox Blog

Educational institutes that have taken the digital route are seeing a reduction in manual effort, better governance, and sustainable decision-making. By leveraging automated processes and data science, they have enabled multidisciplinary and student-centric learning.

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AllenComm Wins Eight Training ?nd Development Awards

eLearning Industry

L&D industry awards presented to AllenComm for performance support, sales training, and training content. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

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CILEx Law School offers improved blended learning services to the UK legal profession

Learning Pool

CILEx Law School offers improved blended learning services to the UK legal profession Leading elearning company, Learning Pool, is pleased to announce a new Learning Management System (LMS) partnership with CILEx Law School.

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.

How prepared is your firm to deal with the unthinkable?

Unicorn Training

A number of recent high profile systems failures and data breaches have put operational resilience towards the top of the regulatory agenda. In an article first published in T-C News, Richard Whittington, Product Manager at Unicorn Training, takes a look at what that means for you and your firm.

QuoDeck - Untitled Article


Can corporate E-Learning be Engaging? The key thing to understand here is that corporate elearning is different from formal education in one key aspect. Learners in a corporate setting need to be attracted to every single item of content every single time. In this way, corporate learning needs to be thought of as a marketing problem similar to what video creators and movie makers face. So how do they engage their audience that one can replicate for learning?

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How An Enterprise LMS Can Improve Your Franchise Training ROI

eLearning Industry

How do franchises manage the costs associated with training hundreds or thousands of employees across the country? By leveraging an enterprise LMS to deliver training quickly, consistently and affordably. Learn how eLearning will make your franchise training ROI soar! This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Corporate Learning Management Systems eLearning ROI Learning Management System Benefits LMS Features

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QuoDeck - Untitled Article


How do I launch my E-training business? E-Learning Industry is projected to grow to close to $300 Billion in the next 4 years. With the increase in internet connectivity and the growing millennial workforce in emerging markets, the business climate is extremely promising for high-quality content creators. Decide the Companies and functions where your expertise is valuable. Your target segment, should be focused, do not try to cover every type of Company.

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.