October, 2021

5 eLearning Myths Debunked

eLearning Brothers

The last couple of years have brought on some significant changes in the world of training and learning.

Time to Create Branching Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

How do you estimate the required time to create branching scenarios? It’s tricky to estimate, even for me, because branching scenarios can vary widely in complexity.

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What is Learning Experience Design?

eLearningMind

UX designers are the rock stars of the design world: they’re the folks who worry about user experience on everything from phone apps to toasters to your car’s coffee cup holders. In the corporate world, LxDs, or Learning Experience Designers, are the rock stars in the eLearning space.

5 Crucial Mistakes When Implementing The "Next Best Technology" For Learning

eLearning Industry

Don't fall into the tech trap! This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning Technologies eLearning Content Development eLearning Software LMS Vendors

How Do You Measure the Success of Enterprise Learning?

Every organization measures ROI differently. With Thought Industries’ three pillars of learning in this white paper, you can identify what matters to your business, define KPIs and metrics, and see how other organizations measure success and impact.

12 Questions to Ask When Hiring an E-Learning Developer

Capytech

12 Questions to Ask When Hiring an E-Learning Developer. If you need custom e-learning content created, hiring a professional e-learning developer is almost always the right choice.

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The apex of innovation

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s a maxim among pub pool players that the consumption of beer will improve your game, until you reach a tipping point whereby the alcohol flooding your bloodstream diminishes your mastery of the cue. Funnily enough, it’s not just an urban myth.

Scenarios for Boring Training Topics

Experiencing eLearning

Several people have asked me, “How do you come up with scenarios for boring training topics? I have to do this content that’s really dry and tedious.” ” That’s a concern with a lot of the training we create.

Higher-education Myths

Clark Quinn

I’ve been in a variety of higher education roles in several ways: as a victim, er, student; as a grad student; post-doc; tenured/promoted faculty member; textbook publishing consulting; strategic elearning consulting… Further, in general, I’m a supporter.

6 Tips For Creating Engaging Multilingual eLearning Content

eLearning Industry

Multimedia is changing the game in the world of marketing, digital advertising, and eLearning. And it’s the organizations that are creating localized multimedia channels to reach virtual, local audiences that are reaping the rewards. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The Ultimate Crash Course in eLearning Visual Design

Speaker: Connie Malamed, Founder of Mastering Instructional Design and Publisher of The eLearning Coach

Well-designed materials can motivate learners, improve comprehension, and assist optimal retention. If you need rapid, easily actionable ways to improve your eLearning and slides, join this session to learn the power principles that will have the biggest impact on your designs.

Blended Learning: How To Innovate Your Organization’s Training

Spark Your Interest

No matter what type of course or training event you are conducting, including blended learning methods, can significantly enhance your course. Both for you and, more importantly, for the participants.

Business Benefits of Customer Service Training Programs

Infopro Learning

Investing in customer service training is one of the best ways to increase customer retention and upscale customer satisfaction. But why are customer service training programs essential, and how can they benefit your business? Let us dive in. Importance of Effective Customer Service Training.

How Brain Science is Transforming Virtual Training

InSync Training

In the past few years, you may have seen the term “brain science” used to introduce some (purportedly) new and improved approach to instruction, whether it be a design, instructional technique, or instructional delivery methodology (e.g., virtual training).

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3 Tricks for Working with SMEs on Branching Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

If you’ve ever worked with a SME on scenario-based learning, you know it can sometimes be challenging. SMEs who are accustomed to working on traditional elearning may be uncomfortable or unsure how to help you write scenarios.

6 Tips to Transform Performance & Boost ROI with Video

Speaker: Don Schmidt - WW Sales Enablement Director, Inside Sales MongoDB

The power of video is working for a growing roster of organizations, whether working with a live mentor or scaling programs with artificial intelligence. Take advantage of this exclusive webinar to learn how to use video coaching to your advantage!

Levels of Organizational Alignment

Clark Quinn

Several years ago, I was pushing the notion of the Coherent Organization. While I still feel it’s relevant, perhaps the time wasn’t right or I wasn’t convincing enough.

The Top Innovative Training Ideas In 2021

eLearning Industry

An excellent onboarding process can make workers feel more engaged and increase the employee retention rate. Knowing the latest training trends can help. Learn the top innovative training ideas for 2021! This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Are confidence issues hurting your frontline performance? Here’s how to fix them.

Axonify

What if the cashier at your local bakery told you they’re “pretty sure” the bagels are gluten free? Or the 10-year warranty the store associate promised on your lawn mower turned out to be a one-year guarantee? Trust is a big part of brand loyalty.

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Finance Training Programs to Improve Sales Proficiency

Infopro Learning

Like any other industry, technology has completely changed the game for sales professionals working in Finance organizations.

Using New Trends to Revive Your eLearning Strategy

Speaker: Stephen Baer - Chief Creative Officer, ELB Learning

In this fireside chat, leading L&D expert Stephen Baer will discuss the exciting technological advancements in eLearning and how you can choose and implement the right technology for your company.

The Science of Designing for The Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

How the Design of the Virtual Classroom Can Also Align Business Goals, Objectives, and Learner Intent. Even in an (almost!)

A Range of Options for Scenarios and Storytelling

Experiencing eLearning

When someone mentions scenario-based learning, do you automatically think of complex branching scenarios? While that’s one way to implement scenarios (and a very effective one!), I don’t think it’s the only option.

The (Post) Cognitive Perspective

Clark Quinn

I’m deeply steeped in the cognitive sciences, owing to a Ph.D. in cognitive psych. Fortuitively, this was at the time my advisor was creating the cognitive science program (and more). So I’ve a bias.

3 Trends Transforming The Design Of Learning Content

eLearning Industry

As technology evolves, it follows a pattern of change focusing first on function, then form. Three technologies are enabling a transformation of learning but most companies are still focused on the change in function. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Create Engaging Scenario-Based Training on ANY Budget

Speaker: Tim Buteyn - President of ThinkingKap Learning Solutions, Inc.

In this webinar, Tim Buteyn of ThinkingKap Learning Solutions will explore how to optimize learner engagement with scenario-based training. You'll learn what makes up scenarios, how they benefit the learner, and why this is important to your organization. You'll also dive into real-world examples across a wide range of budgets and look at how typical training content can be completely transformed.

Building an associate experience strategy to combat the frontline labor shortage

Axonify

Frontline organizations are dealing with a big problem—the labor shortage in the wake of the Great Resignation. Pre-pandemic, the demands on the frontline were already high. Now they’re burned out and at their breaking point. At least 3.6

Simplifying L&D Efforts with Managed Training Services

Infopro Learning

The shift to a digital and knowledge-based economy means that a vibrant workforce is more important than ever. Companies are relying on their intangible assets—skilled employees, exceptional leaders, and knowledge. These trends have elevated the importance of the learning and development function.

4 Reasons Why You Need A Custom eLearning Vendor

Tesseract Learning

Summary: The modern learners are looking for mobile, self-paced, and personalized eLearning content. You might be looking to develop such content on your own or outsource your eLearning to a custom eLearning vendor.

LearnDash Achievements Now Includes Highly Requested Features!

LearnDash

Introducing new functionality for your achievements, the direct result of your feedback! A few months ago, we rolled out the new LearnDash achievements functionality for your online courses.

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The L&D Strategy Roundtable

Speaker: Cara North - Learning & Development Consultant, Speaker, & Researcher | Maggie Quigley - Senior Account Executive for US Market Userlane

In this webinar, L&D professionals Cara North and Maggie Quigley will discuss the various factors that affect training and how you can stretch your budget to create an effective L&D program.

Tech Thoughts

Clark Quinn

I’m late with a post this week, owing to several factors, all relating to technology. I hadn’t quite pulled together a complete lesson, but by writing down these tech thoughts, I got there. (A A further argument for the benefits of reflection.). It started with upgrading our phones.

Executive Leadership Training: Overcoming Leadership Development Challenges

eLearning Industry

Executive leaders are responsible for the big decisions in an organization. Strategic planning, organizational goals, and overall decision-making, all fall to them. Effective leadership training can help overcome the challenges that these leaders face.

Reskilling and Upskilling a Hybrid Workforce

Dashe & Thomson

As we emerge from the repercussions of the COVID-19 Pandemic, one thing is certain: the hybrid work model is here to stay.