Fri.Apr 12, 2019

Is Your Employee Training A Waste Of Time And Money?

Your Training Edge

First of all, let’s start with defining what employee training is. In the most general sense, it can be explained as providing your employees with the necessary information that they need in order to do their job better, or, if they are new to it, to do it at all.

Why Feedback Really Fails


Photo Courtesy: iStock / @HAKINMHAN. Feedback fails because we fail to fully envision what feedback really is and what it is capable of. What Makes Feedback a Gift. We’ve all heard it before: feedback is a gift. Commonly, a gift that no one really wants to give or receive, thank you very much.

Mobile LMS for Corporate Training: Responsive Design, Mobile App, or Both?


With technological advancement, most of the industry verticals are deploying mobile platforms to promote learning at the point of need. Modern organizations have come a long way with the utilization of smartphones, tablets, phablets, and other personalized mobile devices.

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How to Measure the Impact of a Workplace Learning Program: Reviewing the LTEM Model

Bottom-Line Performance

The post How to Measure the Impact of a Workplace Learning Program: Reviewing the LTEM Model appeared first on Bottom-Line Performance. Learning 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.

How XR is powering the fourth industrial revolution


Business digitisation is inevitable in today’s world. An amalgamation of disruptive technologies has led to the fourth industrial revolution – cyber-physical systems. This transformation is characterised by their ability to change economies and jobs – by improving their efficiency.

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eLearning Engagement: A Formula for Success


In 2018 we ran a survey to investigate the major trends, challenges, and rewards facing businesses delivering eLearning. We knew that eLearning engagement was a big challenge, but we were shocked by how much.

The Impact Of Online Assessment On The Educational Sector

eLearning Industry

Technology, today, has revolutionized many sectors. The schools are also accepting a new system as the education sector prefers to keep pace with time. In other words, the traditional assessment process is being replaced by the latest trend: the online assessment.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | April 12, 2019

Mike Taylor

“If you are deliberately trying to create a future that feels safe, you will willfully ignore the future that is likely.” – Seth Godin. The news of the week is that I’ve started a new gig, consulting with Change 4 Growth.

7 Signs You Might Need To Outsource Your eLearning Writing Content

eLearning Industry

eLearning is the fastest growing method that learners consume training content today. As a result, more and more organizations are committing significant resources to write eLearning courses for internal and external learners. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.

Storyline, Captivate, or Lectora to Convert Flash to HTML5? Match Your Choice with Your Requirements

CommLab India

There are many authoring tools in the market to convert Flash to HTML5. If you know your requirements, it's easier to choose to convert Flash to HTML5. Learning Technology Flash to HTML5

How Is Onboarding Using eLearning In A Different Manner For Blue Collar And White Collar Employees?

eLearning Industry

White-collar and blue-collar employees are extremely different in a number of aspects, particularly computer-literacy and tech-proficiency. Bearing that in mind, how is onboarding using eLearning differently for these groups of employees? This is what is discussed in this article.

7 Definitive Ways to Unlock the Full Potential of Your Employees


High-quality talent is a valuable commodity for any organization. Today, organizations tend to pull out all stops to recruit the best person to do a job. It’s a good bet that the person will succeed, but one could easily be wrong.

7 Warning Signs That Your eLearning Outsourcing Project Is Off Track

eLearning Industry

You’ve entrusted your eLearning project to a third-party provider, but how do you know if everything is going according to plan? In this article, I’ll highlight 7 warning signs that your eLearning outsourcing project may be headed for disaster. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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.

Use Annotation and Association to Tell Your Impact Story


Learning and Development must continue to be creative and innovative when it comes to telling its impact story. A great way to do this is through annotation and association of learning to outcomes or competencies. Let’s discuss these concepts.

How to Combat “Accidental” Leadership With Data


When you meet a great leader, you know it. It’s inspiring. Energizing. There’s a palpable, positive energy. You feel motivated to do your best. Even if you can’t quite articulate exactly why, you feel compelled to follow and learn and go where that leader leads.

Coding Sound With JavaScript: Beginner's Guide

Learning Solutions Magazine

Coding Sound With JavaScript: Beginner's Guide. mark-lassoff. Fri, 04/12/2019 - 01:00

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What is a web server?


A Web server is a program that uses Hypertext Transfer Protocol(HTTP) to serve the files to users, in response to their requests which are forwarded by HTTP clients on their machine. The requests are sent by client programs at users end. The client may be a web browser client like (Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Microsoft Edge or Apple’s Safari) or it can be an Api development and testing programs like (SoapUI, Katalon studio or Postman).

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.

eLearning and education: Where do we go from here?

Ninja Tropic

Video isn’t just a medium for entertainment. It’s a powerful tool that humans use to learn information quickly. Think about it: how many tutorials are on YouTube right now? Millions. That’s because we prefer to learn information quickly through video instead of, say, textbooks.

What is offline collaboration in QuoDeck platform?


If you are having “Biz” or “Enterprise” licence, then you have the ability to create a “Deck”, which is the content format to create interactive content. You can download this interactive deck and share it with other creators on the system. These users can upload this deck, update its contents and download the updated “Deck” and send it back to you or share with other creators of the system.

My Next BIG Leap

Tim Slade

At the beginning of the year, I wrote a post about the new look and feel of In it, I explained how had evolved numerous times over the last several years, and the latest design was simply the next evolution of my professional brand.

Which characteristics of my course can I update?


Once your course has been created, you can edit & update below characteristics of the course: 1. Course name. Course description. Course theme (Which is by default set to none. You can select from available themes). Define course sequential (which is by default set to non sequential access). QuoDeck

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.

Saving/loading custom effects

Adobe Captivate

Hi everyone. I am a ITLS student doing a final project in Captivate 9. I am applying 3 animation effects to multiple objects, so naturally the save feature should save me a lot of time. The problem is, when I save a custom effect I can’t find it anywhere. I imagine it has something to do with the directory path I’m using, but I’ve tried saving under both the “effects” folder and the “basic” folder. my xml file simply isn’t showing up.

How to create a new course


It is very simple and straightforward process, just follow below steps to do it. Step 1: Login in using your creator credentials. Step 2: Go to the library section in the left menu. Step 3: Click on “Create New” course button. Step 4: A popup will appear, in that popup, enter name and description for the course. Step 5: Click on “Save” button and your course will be created.

Free eLearning illustrated characters not found in Media/Characters

Adobe Captivate

Free eLearning illustrated characters not found in Media/Characters in Captivate 2019 with latest update done in March this year. Where are the downloads going, and I do access to import to a Captivate Project? The post Free eLearning illustrated characters not found in Media/Characters appeared first on eLearning. Adobe Captivate Q&As Question Adobe Captivate 902 q&as question

Can a program contain multiple courses


Of Course Yes, in fact the program itself is designed to contain more than one course. You can have as many courses as required under a program. Although it is advised to have moderate number of courses, so that the program should not seem bloated. e-Learning Learning Management System Q & A QuoDeck QuoDeck Creator Queries QuoDeck Learner Queries Learning management systems learning technology

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.