October, 2018

How to start with Microlearning

anewspring

How to start with Microlearning. Shannon Tipton, queen of microlearning, explains. [Q&A] Q&A] by Corjan Bast. 4 October 2018. W ith the rallying cry of “Help me, instead of giving me courses!”

10 Myths About Professional Training

Your Training Edge

There are a lot of assumptions and myths surrounding professional training and L&D, but how many are actually grounded in fact? At findcourses.com , we’ve gathered some helpful and interesting stats from around the web that debunk some of the more common myths.

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How to Ask Better Training Questions

Learning Rebels

The time has come to once again to discuss the art of, “How to ask better training questions?” ” (This post ran originally on my blog site for Litmos in January 2018. The content here has been updated.). Picture this: .

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Make Learning Immediately Relevant with Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

One way to engage learners is to make content immediately relevant. People naturally pay more attention to information they can use right away than information they “might need someday.” ” Create a Sense of Immediacy.

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.

Emerging Online Learning Tools Research Session Mindmap

Clark Quinn

At AECT18, I dropped in on a session summarizing research on emerging technologies for online learning. There were experts in each area, so names like Vanessa Dennan on social media, Curt Bonk in MOOCs, Florence Martin on synchronous Learning, and David Wiley on Open Education Research.

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Articulate Storyline 360: Modern and Legacy Players

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP. If you're an Articulate Storyline 360 developer, you’ve likely grown familiar with the publishing choices found in the Publish dialog box. Most notably, you can elect to publish as HTML5 only, HTML5 with a Flash fallback, Flash with an HTML5 fallback, or Flash only.

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Eight Learning And Development Trends To Adopt In 2019

Your Training Edge

It’s almost the end of 2018 and the time has almost arrived for the HR managers to start planning for the training module to better the performance of the employees. It is the aim of every organisation to maximize the employees’ performance to reach their business goals.

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4 Major Advances in the eLearning Industry in 2018

TOPYX LMS

The eLearning industry is booming. Online learning content and tools are becoming increasingly effective and sophisticated, and companies are adopting eLearning in droves. Soon, almost every organization will be using online learning in some capacity.¹. eLearning LMS LMS Trends LMS Industry

Measuring Training Return on Investment

mLevel

When we set the course to take mLevel from a framework to a product we had a goal. Not just to make it easy to include gamification. Or to make creation of training content much faster. Or to make learning much more engaging. (We We did those things.)

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.

5 Ways Performance Support Can Help You Amplify Productivity

Docebo

This free report, published in partnership with The 70:20:10 Institute, uncovers how performance support brings learning and working closer together. We’ve all heard the age-old question directed to L&D — how can we train staff quickly, when resources are already strained?

Build Your Email List by Offering Free Lessons

LearnDash

If you are selling an online course then one of the best ways to build your email list is by giving away a free lesson. Marketing is the name of the game when it comes to online product sales, and that includes courses.

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ARTICULATE STORYLINE 3 & 360: Forced Learner Navigation

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP. There are times where you don’t want your learner to leave a slide until certain criteria have been met.   For instance, there's an interactive game on a slide (a credit score game you'll learn to create in my Storyline Essentials book).

How Learning Can Be Upgraded In This Digital Age

Your Training Edge

With the rapid advancement of technology, nothing is more important than digitization. Every single sphere of life is influenced by the same. When we can search Google and instantly get the result of anything we want, who would like to glean over a dictionary?

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.

What makes a good Learning eXperience Platform

Challenge to Learn

A session about our latest buzzword LXP (Learning Experience platform) by Ben Betts. He states that we are leaving the era of learning and we are moving towards the era of Performance which in his mind also means moving from an LMS towards an LXP.

The Business Case for Virtual Classroom Producers

InSync Training

Flipping the classroom marks a big step towards truly modern learning. Organizations, for a variety of reasons, have transitioned face-to-face training content to the virtual classroom.

How AI is Making Life Easier for L&D Admins

Docebo

For L&D admins, AI will help you not only create better learning experiences, but also alleviate the majority of tasks that take up too much of your time. Whether you know it or not, artificial intelligence (AI) is already having an impact on your everyday life.

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Lessons in Creativity from DevLearn 2018

ej4 eLearning

Whether your job description or title includes words like training, eLearning, instructional design, talent, safety, or performance, we all need to be creative in our jobs, specifically when creating training content.

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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.

E-Learning for People with Disabilities: How Technology Erases Hurdles on the Challenged People Getting the Education

JoomlaLMS

You might be familiar with an HBO TV series “Silicon Valley”. Aside from being a hilarious show, it is also a remarkable satire. One of its’ signature gags is a montage of tech startup founders that promise “to make the world a better place”.

Why do we love to scare ourselves? The Neuroscience of Halloween

Learningtogo

Fear is generally thought of as a negative emotion. Google it and you will find thousands of articles, books and blog posts about how to face your fear and overcome it so you can be more successful, happy or brilliant. Yet fear serves a very useful purpose in our growth as a species. LearningToGo Blog brain Halloween movies neuroscience Psychology

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The Breakthrough of Blockchain Technology

Your Training Edge

Unless you have been spending your time under a rock lately, you have likely heard of blockchain technology. What was once a banter term used by those who speak technology and finance fluently is now the buzz term that is trending like a video of cat antics.

Creating Connections that Matter!

Learning Rebels

Those of you who receive my newsletter, know I have been running a book giveaway the last week. The goal is to help us make connections matter. Be “ Super Connectors ” if you will. Jump to the bottom of this post to enter the giveaway).

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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.

Artificial Intelligence: Value-add

Docebo

What if your platform knew your learners’ preferred learning style and medium automatically? Everyone’s talking about it, some embrace it, others fear it. Many in “the Know” are saying that the reach of Artificial Intelligence (AI) will be equivalent to the third Industrial Revolution.

Incorporating Technology into the Training Room

InSync Training

This month, guest contributor Jenny Holt explores the helpfulness of technology in supporting both virtual learners and virtual teams.

#DevLearn 2018: The death of the Learning styles, microlearning, and Millennials

Challenge to Learn

Back home after DevLearn 2018 and the one thing that stands out is the annihilation of three big learning buzzwords: Learning Styles, Microlearning and Millennials. Learning styles. The e-learning guild published a couple of new reports, I attended a session on them.

What Hooks Learners to eLearning?

Origin Learning

What hooks learners to eLearning? Well, if we had a stone-clad answer for this question, then we would have no worries, and organizations would be producing eLearning content in a robotic, assembly-line fashion.

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.

How Does the Blend of Social Learning and Microlearning Boost the Overall Learning Uptake?

G-Cube

Organizations are striving towards excellence to stay ahead of the curve in today’s ever-evolving market conditions. They are competing for market share by leveraging the latest technologies, adopting new strategies and thinking innovatively.

"Adobe Captivate 2019: Beyond the Essentials" Coming Very Soon

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

My "Adobe Captivate 2019: Beyond the Essentials" book is with the beta team and should be available for purchase in just a few weeks

4 of the Most Popular Online Learning Tools for Employees

TOPYX LMS

Online learning tools offer companies benefits such as increased collaboration and reach, training that is constantly accessible to learners, the ability to easily update or edit content, reduced training costs, and scalability.¹.