Wed.Dec 05, 2018

4 Tell-Tale Signs That Your Training Business Has Outgrown Spreadsheets


So, you’ve been using spreadsheets since your training business first started. A spreadsheet for your clients; a spreadsheet for your invoices; a spreadsheet for your venues, the list goes on…. Spreadsheets are comfortable, and they get the job done.

Questions a Competent eLearning Vendor Will Ask You before Development

CommLab India

A competent eLearning vendor will ask you a few pertinent questions before starting development. Read this post to have your answers ready – the success of the eLearning will depend on how you communicate your needs with the vendor. eLearning Design eLearning Outsourcing

Assessing Virtual Classroom Facilitation

InSync Training

Since virtual classroom skillsets are not as off-the-shelf as face-to-face training skills, we often wonder just how well we are doing at this virtual facilitation gig. Often, our only feedback comes from “smile sheets,” the surveys at the end of class to see what people thought of the program.

Why Businesses are Choosing Cloud-based LMS Over Self-hosted Solutions

Lambda Solutions

The cloud is used by 90 percent of all businesses in one way or another. Half of businesses either exclusively rely on cloud-based solutions or have adopted a cloud-first approach for their IT needs.

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.

How to Better Manage Client Relationships

Your Training Edge

Nowadays, the success of a company relies on more than just providing services to clients. As a matter of fact, building a strong relationship with clients is equally important as providing an exceptional service.

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Clark Quinn

I’m obviously a fan of innovation, and experimentation is a big component of innovation. However, I fear I haven’t really talked about the specifics. The details matter, because there are smart, and silly, ways to experiment.

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Learning Portals: Gateway to Personalization

Bottom-Line Performance

Change is hard, even when it’s for the better. When you are rolling out a new initiative of any sort, […]. The post Learning Portals: Gateway to Personalization appeared first on Bottom-Line Performance. Learning Design Training

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Top eLearning Trends Of 2018


Top eLearning Trends Of 2018. eLearning statistics to help inform your 2019 training strategy.

Increase your training engagement with WordPress Learning Management System


The excellent match made by WordPress Learning Management System creates a perfect tool for online training. This represents an advantage for companies that have training needs and want to start an eLearning program from their website.

Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

How Big Is The eLearning Market And The Role Of Mobile Apps?

eLearning Industry

This brief timeline depicts the evolution of eLearning market and some of the benefits of mobile apps in online learning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Market eLearning Market Growth eLearning Market Statistics eLearning Statistics

Essential LMS Integrations You Need for Better eLearning


A great learning management system shouldn’t be an island. By integrating applications you already use, or intend to use, in your organization, you’ll get the most value and efficiency out of your LMS. There are many benefits to LMS integrations.

Staff Onboarding Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2019


If your New Year’s resolution is to have happier employees and more productive new hires, you’re in good company. Even companies with the best onboarding programs are looking for new ways to make onboarding playful, practical, and original.

4 Skills Required to Motivate Your Staff


It is not the popularity of a brand or the number of outlets one has that makes a company successful. It’s a team of diverse and talented individuals who are motivated enough to go the extra mile for the company. Every business owner wants to improve the productivity of their employees.

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.

Top of Mind: Experience API Will Bring Key Changes to L&D

CLO Magazine

Casper Moerck, head of learning technology at Siemens. A few years ago I first spoke about Experience API at the Masie conference in Orlando. I was excited by the Tin Can project and wanted to share my thoughts on how it could improve our ability to calculate return on investment.

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7 Tips to Improve Work Relationships


Research indicates that positive work relationships can boost employee satisfaction by 50 percent. Workers with a good work friend are also seven times more engaged than employees who don’t have these work relationships.

Next Gen Training: What’s Different About How the Newest Workers Learn?

Clarity Consultants

While it may seem strange that how people learn shifts with each generation, it is true. Today’s newest workers grew up with technology, altering their expectations regarding how information should be shared and presented.

Top 10 Best Places to Work 2019 According to Glassdoor


Employee review site Glassdoor just revealed the winners of its 11 th annual Employees’ Choice Awards , naming the Best Places to Work in 2019 throughout North America and parts of Europe.

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.

First steps in Coursepath


Welcome to Coursepath. Have you already created a test account with us? Perfect, then you are ready to start right away! In this quick start guide, we’ve put together helpful tips for you to get off to a good start with e-learning.

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Infographic on Top 9 Formats of Performance Support Tools

EI Design

Performance Support Tools or PSTs are known to effectively bridge the gap between knowledge acquisition and knowledge application.

How to Create a Successful Community of Practice

Learning Wire

<div class=”page-chapo”>Communities of practice have existed within organizations for many years, usually taking the form of a group of people gathering together to share knowledge, to motivate each other, and build their expertise.</div>

Increasing Completion Rates with Better Data Visualizations

DLC Solutions

Somewhere along the timeline of your students’ learning experience, a disconnect occurred between your intentions and what your students received. Engaged and inspired students don’t voluntarily leave their courses short of completion.

Best Practices for Launching an External LMS

When launching a new platform to deliver customer and partner training, there are a few key items to keep in mind. The best and simplest way to stay organized during this process is to follow the tried-and-true practices outlined in this eBook.

3 Reasons To Build LMS Learner Profiles

eLearning Industry

Did you know that through learner profiles LMSs can produce a personalized learning path for each learner, as well as recommend professional development and volunteer opportunities to help them reach their goals? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Management Systems Learning Management System Benefits LMS Features Professional Development

Career Advice from Miya Maysent

CLO Magazine

Miya Maysent, vice president of talent development and diversity, J.C. Penney. What’s been your career path? Mine might be a little bit different than the traditional — although I don’t know what the traditional path is anymore. My background is all in psychology.

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How The 80/20 Rule Applies to Explainer Videos


. In the 19 th century an Italian economist, Vilfredo Pareto, noticed that 20% of the pea plants in his garden generated 80% of the healthy pea pods! He began to consider uneven distribution and realised that about 80% of the land in Italy was owned by just 20% of the population… He investigated different industries and found that 80% of production typically came from just 20% of the companies. Also, 80% of wealth was generated and controlled by 20% of the people.

GM's Plant Closings Is Great News For Learning!

eLearning Industry

GM's decision to shutter 7 major North American plants rocked employees, politicians, and the economy. But this decision is fundamentally more than a tactic to 'please shareholders'. it's about a company planning to survive and succeed for another 100 years in an exceptionally fast-evolving world. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Learning And Development Measure Training Training Evaluation

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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.

Knowing When to Update Your Current Online Training

Designing Digitally

E-learning is becoming a mainstream way to train your employees. Nearly 42% of the global Fortune 500 companies use online training in some way or another because of the convenience and benefits it offers. But does that mean that they do not need to change with times? Absolutely not

Is There A Secret Formula To Transform ILT To An eLearning Curriculum?

eLearning Industry

Wondering if there’s a secret formula to transform your Instructor-Led Training program into an eLearning curriculum? This article gives you an insight into what you need to do for successful transformation to online training. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate Learning And Development eLearning Development Best Practices Instructor-Led Training

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Interactive Ebooks – Engaging Readers with Better Learning Experiences

MagicBox Blog

Even as the debate in favor of digital content continues, e-books are becoming an integral part of contemporary education efforts. Given this scenario, publishers are designing various online-platforms to meet the rising demands of digital learning. Related link: [link]. So, how are eBooks creating a more holistic and engaging reading and learning experiences? Is this even working? Are eBooks impacting learning outcomes at all or these are just another digital distraction?

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