Tue.Oct 16, 2018

Encouraging Learning from Mistakes in E-Learning


“Learn from your mistakes” is a common adage. How does it apply to e-learning? Mistakes are a part of learning. If your learners never make a mistake, chances are the material wasn’t sufficiently advanced or challenging enough. And yet, in spite of this, lessons which are designed to help students learn from errors are underutilized in many online classrooms. Of course, this shouldn’t come as a surprise.

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Pre-Assessments in E-learning: A Tool to Gain Employees’ Acceptance

CommLab India

Organizations should leverage pre-assessments to put their employees through relevant training, rather than putting them through forced training that adds no value to employees, and ultimately to the organization. Practicing this will enable organizations gain employees’ acceptance for training.

Analytics, Impactful Teaching & Adaptive Learning

Gutenberg Technology

Developing an online learning program is now a reasonable achievement for any publisher who wants to expand their legacy publishing company. Most publishers are aware that building a successful learning program requires careful forethought and strategic planning.

Maximizing Organizational Performance: Cues from Marjorie Derven

InSync Training

Ask your senior leadership what they believe most impacts the business’ performance, and you’ll likely get a variety of answers. Corporate culture!” one might say. Perhaps operational efficiency or improved training come to mind.

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.

Labels, models, and drives

Clark Quinn

In my post last week on engagement , I presented the alignment model from my Engaging Learning book on designing learning experiences. And as I thought about the post, I pondered several related things about labels, models, and drives.

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What neuroscience has to say about organizational change


Many organizations that used to be very strong and successful seem to be failing without any chance of recovery. I have personally suffered through the demise of three companies that produced my favorite mobile phones.

How to Create Custom Layouts for Interactive Scenarios

Rapid eLearning

There’s a lot that goes into building interactive scenarios. Obviously content is king and critical to building a branched scenario that is both engaging and effective. One key part of the scenario construction is establishing context.

Magic Leap’s Mica – The AR Virtual Assistant


Augmented reality (AR) has gained tremendous influence across multiple industry verticals in recent years. From healthcare and academics to heavy industries, many sectors are now using AR to boost their training and learning objectives.

How to Compress your eLearning Videos


If you use video in your eLearning courses it’s likely you’ve run into a very common problem. Videos files are typically large and bulky resulting in slow upload and download times, not to mention full hard drives.

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.

8 Top eLearning Trends For 2019

eLearning Industry

The year 2018 has been quite hectic for eLearning with newer trends taking traction. What will unfold in 2019? What are the key trends to watch out for in the coming year? I will share my thoughts on the same in this article. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Trends Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate eLearning Trends Corporate Learning And Development eLearning Future

Managing Your Employer Brand through Glassdoor


You’ve probably heard about the glass ceiling, but have you heard of Glassdoor? It’s a website where current and former employees can review company information – from salaries and benefits to the interview process.

How do you get an item to disappear after the learner clicks?

Yukon Learning

State changes are sometimes overlooked by many new users in Storyline, mainly because they are apprehensive about how they can be used. A question was asked in one of my recent courses about how one might get buttons or other items to disappear when they were clicked.

3 Ways to Guarantee your LMS Appeals to Gen-Z

Growth Engineering

Generation-Z are the first generation to be born in an internet-ready world. They remember little about the pre-social media universe. They spend a staggering 10.6 hours a day consuming online content. Owning a smartphone from a young age is considered a right of passage.

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.

Microlearning And mLearning: The Two Trends You Should Adopt Right Now

eLearning Industry

We’ve become the speed-daters of learning. With learners glued to their phones, you have only 5 minutes to catch their eye and stick in their memory. In this article, we’ll tell you how to reach this goal with the combo of microlearning and mLearning, and give you 8 tips on how to do it effectively. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Trends Micro Learning Microlearning Examples Mobile Learning Mobile Learning Benefits

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The 6 EOS Components of a Healthy Organisation


At Everest 2018 , we were joined by Christian Goldmann and Alexander Celie, two Professional Implementers of EOS (the Entrepreneurial Operating System).

In Real Life: How to Make Smarter Learning Tech Decisions

Learning Solutions Magazine

In Real Life: How to Make Smarter Learning Tech Decisions. jd-dillon. Tue, 10/16/2018 - 01:00

mysimpleshow Classroom: How university students can communicate their knowledge


How to create a great explainer video with mysimpleshow – that’s what mysimpleshow’s Marlene und Marc explained to first-year students at Leuphana University Lüneburg, Germany in October of 2018.

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.

Waveform spotlight: Instant learner engagement

Brightwave Group

?. In this short video , our Learning Technologies Consultant and Head of Visual Design look at the ways we can use design features and subconscious UX cues to boost learner engagement and draw in your learners from the very first screen.

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The Future of Streaming – Get Ahead of the Curve


For 22 years, everyone who’s connected to the internet has experienced the wonderful functionality of Adobe Flash. Flash has been a dominant force of technology in video and advertisement delivery. As its usage increased, so came the hackers.

Course Spotlight: 3 Reasons to Rethink Credentialing Prep for Time-Strapped Professionals


For today’s workforce, learning is a lifelong process. Whether these workers need a license to practice in a certain field or are pursuing a certificate to advance their career, credentialing exams are a part of the modern p rofessional journey.

New Trivial game and more news you can’t miss


At isEazy , we’re always working so you can enjoy the many improvements on our platform for creation of e-learning courses. News you can’t miss: New game: Trivial *. Turn de wheel and complete all categories answering its questions. Try as many times as you need until you win each category.

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.

Easygenerator Wins Excellence in e-learning Award

Challenge to Learn

Easygenerator has just won the golden “Excellence in e-Learning” award at the 2018 CLO Learning in Practice Awards, presented by Chief Learning Officer magazine. Winning this award is an incredible honor for Easygenerator and a major milestone for our “Employee-generated Learning” approach.

The Best Ways to Deal with Ineffective Managers and Keep Your Job


Sometimes it always seems like a rainy Monday when it comes to going to work. It is even worse when you work for ineffective managers who can make your work life miserable. You and your co-workers feel frustrated, burned out , or irritated. Productivity goes down. Complaining goes up. Consequently, the overall feeling in the department is negative. Here are seven habits of ineffective managers you might find familiar: Continually breaks promises. Keeping promises builds trust.

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Innovators On Demand™ Launch - ttcInnovations

eLearning Industry

This new staff augmentation service offers specialized and on-board ready contingent workers for learning and development teams. Within two business days, clients will be matched with qualified Extra Hands You Don't Have to Hold™ for review. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

Fine-Tuning Employee Relations to Meet Business Objectives


Employee relations is an important component of every business. Not only does it show the company is aware of how the employees are feeling, it also means the company is doing its part to ensure the relationships between employees, managers and the company are headed in a positive direction. There are numerous ways to foster good employee relations throughout a company.

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.

Today’s Top eLearning Content Development Companies Identified

eLearning Industry

The network-based media and publishing company, eLearning Industry, announced a list of the top eLearning content development companies for the 6th time in a row. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

4 Ways Your Business Will Benefit From Online Training Software

WalkMe Training Station

The ever-growing presence of online training has transformed education as we know it. Though a gradual transition to eLearning has been observed, that doesn’t mean to say conventional methods are obsolete. In fact the opposite is true, where the importance of traditional teaching is more important than ever. To consolidate what’s been learned in artificial contexts. The evolution of education has occurred in direct correlation with technological advancements.

SweetRush Wins Platinum Award And Tops Content Development Companies List

eLearning Industry

SweetRush's culture of caring and commitment, combined with its ability to develop solutions that connect with learners, earned the highest honor in eLearning Industry's list of top eLearning content development companies for 2018. This post was first published on eLearning Industry