June, 2016

How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

It’s safe to say that no intelligent individual has ever spent a significant amount of time and money on an investment that did not promise to yield a good return. Whether it’s an investment in oneself, a business, another person, or a product, a quality return is always desired.

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The 5 W’s: Tips for Getting Started with Your First LMS

Absorb LMS

Not that long ago, in a galaxy, well, right here, learning management systems were something that were out of the reach of small and medium-sized organizations.

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How to use Shopify to sell your elearning courses from your Docebo LMS

Docebo

Sell your elearning courses directly from your LMS with Shopify and Docebo. You can now start selling elearning courses directly from your learning management system (LMS) in just a few clicks, by activating the Shopify App in the Docebo Apps and Features Marketplace.

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The Importance Of Learning Styles In E-Learning

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Styles and guidelines are essential to all forms of instruction. This fact is not debated, but what is certainly questioned is the effectiveness of existing learning styles and their utility.

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.

5 Emerging Trends in Education Technology

Lambda Solutions

As innovators in the education space, we keep an eye on emerging trends, terms, and technology in the industry. Here are some of the top education technology trends that have been on our radar recently! Virtual Reality.

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3 Challenges Vendors Face When Going LMS SaaS

Upside Learning

Most LMS vendors operate or either wish to operate in a SaaS engagement model. While there is no denying the possible pros of SaaS (for both the vendors and the customers), the learning domain offers some unique challenges to vendors in going the SaaS way. Below are some critical challenges of SaaS specific to vendors […]. Learning Management Hybrid SaaS SaaS LMS

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The Prehistoric Learning Metric Still Roaming the Earth Today

Absorb LMS

Location: The African Savanna Date: Fifty-Thousand Years Ago A group of prehistoric hunter-gatherers are seated around a fire, their bellies full with the bounty of a successful hunt.

Elearning Market Trends 2016: Learning tech falls short of market needs

Docebo

Brandon Hall Group’s Learning Technology Study reveals lack of social and mobile tools.

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5 Teaching Techniques That Increase The Worth Of Virtual Classrooms

G-Cube

It is undebatable that learners today differ in competence and motivation levels at all learning platforms, be it a classroom or an e-learning module.

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.

Piloting your e-Learning Course – A Beginner’s Guide

Allen Interactions

By Hannah Hunter , Instructional Writer. Did you know that the pilot episode of Star Trek included only one member of the Enterprise crew: Mr. Spock? And in that version, Spock had dark red skin and absorbed food through a plate in his stomach?

How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Origin Learning

Learning has no boundaries. That is a well-known fact given the influence of the digital age we live in today. But, the growing emphasis is on finding out ways and means of accelerating it.

My pick of the best of May 2016

Jane Hart

Here are my 5 favourite posts and articles from May 2016 taken from those I have shared on Twitter last month. 1 – Infographic: If Learning was water Infographic (right) made by Arun Pradhan, Learnovators, 4 May 2016 – Very clever!

Create Engaging Multi-Device ELearning

LearnDash

Two important factors for successful elearning implementations include cross-device support and overall course engagement. The first of these is pretty self-explanatory. When you create an elearning course it needs to be accessible from a variety of devices.

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.

New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform

Docebo

9 New ways to supercharge your online training platform with Docebo 6.9. Our team is thrilled to announce that we’ve begun rolling out Docebo 6.9, the latest version of the online training platform and our biggest update ever. Docebo 6.9

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Utilizing The Graphical Element In e-Learning Development: 5 Options To Choose From

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Images and graphics have always been a part of learning and e-learning is also no exception. More than just providing relief from the tediousness of text, graphics can increase the effectiveness of learning as a whole.

7 Tips to Make Your Compliance Online Training Courses Mobile

Allen Interactions

By Guest Blogger Christopher Pappas / @cpappas. Your employees probably aren't thrilled about your upcoming compliance online training course. But what if you could offer them the ability to access it whenever and wherever it's most convenient for them?

Don’t Look Now, but We May Have Just Missed the Singularity

Learningtogo

Most of you know that I’m a learning consultant by trade and I apply the science of learning to real-world learning and performance improvement projects for my clients. You may also have noticed that one of my side interests is artificial and augmented intelligence.

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.

T-mobile e-Learning hackaton: let your employees do the work

Challenge to Learn

Last week T-Mobile in The Netherlands organized an e-Learning hackaton for its employees. They had the opportunity to create an e-Learning course with either Articulate Storyline or Easygenerator.

The Power & Potential of Mobile Learning

LearnDash

Chances are that by now you have at least heard of mobile learning, though you may still be confused as to what that actually means. In the early years of mlearning there was some confusion but now this is an industry all its own with clear technology and instructional design methodology.

Elearning platforms meeting PENS standard makes online training easier

Docebo

Having an LMS that meets the PENS standard is a one-click process, saving course authors time. Publishing course content to a learning management system ( LMS ) is often time consuming, causing frustration to course authors.

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Taking Learning Digital – Do You Have A Roadmap?

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Digital is in! No one can refute that digital and social technologies are here to change the way we live and also the way we learn. It has always been true that we learn better with and through peers. We retain better through the reinforcement that happens using spaced learning.

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.

Gameful Design

Allen Interactions

By Edm ond Manning , Senior Instructional Strategist. I want you to read every line of this blog post, so here’s what I’m going to do. I will give you 50 points, and you can use those points to buy an avatar and accessories. No, wait—. Instructional Design Gamification Edmond Manning Learning Games

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Vary Sentence Structure in Voice Over Scripts

Experiencing eLearning

When you use voice over for elearning, do you want it to sound natural and flowing, or do you want it to sound stiff and didactic? A great voice over person can make a good script more engaging, and a great script sound fantastic.

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Stop evaluating courses and start evaluating learning

Kineo

Evaluation is yet again in the limelight as we hear and read how important it is, and yet how L&D teams aren't quite measuring up. Yes, there's a need for evaluation to get more aligned to performance measures and business KPIs; but actually, we think there's a slightly different issue afoot.

Online Education Isn’t Always Glamorous

LearnDash

Despite its advantages there are still many people who are skeptical of online education. It is hard to imagine that the same learning experience can occur from a 100% online (or virtual) course.

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.

3 Simple ways to gamify your online learning

Docebo

3 Simple ideas for elearning gamification (without the gimmicks). Gamification can help you create a more engaging learning experience. But, make sure you don’t simply take a game and apply it to your learning.

Managed Learning Services – Time To Re-invent Your Training Function

G-Cube

Managed Learning Service enables both purchase and administration of all training activities for a client organization by an external specialist (Managed Service Provider) in an outsourced mode.

Learning to Work in a Time of Digital Disruption

The Performance Improvement Blog

What will the workplace be like in an age of disruption ? What will employees be doing and what will managers be doing when companies are going through digital transformation?