February, 2019

Learning Analytics Dimensions: Learning Experience Analysis

Watershed

As we completed our Learning Analytics Research Study , we found many reports that fell into the Learning Experience category.

Design Thinking and Instructional Design: Clearing Up Confusion

Bottom-Line Performance

The post Design Thinking and Instructional Design: Clearing Up Confusion appeared first on Bottom-Line Performance. Learning Design

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xAPI for Beginners

B Online Learning

The definition of learning in Google dictionary is “the acquisition of knowledge or skills through study, experience, or being taught.”. Even under the […]. The post xAPI for Beginners appeared first on B Online Learning. LMS / Learning Platform

4 Ways Artificial Intelligence Will Transform E-Learning

LearnDash

How far has artificial intelligence come, and how soon will it reach online education? In May 1997, Deep Blue, an artificial intelligence developed by IBM, defeated world chess champion Garry Kasparov , marking a significant symbolic advance in computing technology. Deep Blue accomplished this feat using a brute force algorithm, which allowed it to calculate thousands of possible moves in a short period of time and choose the ones most likely to lead to victory.

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6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

How Microlearning Can Improve Your Training Program

Dashe & Thomson

In a quest for new approaches to training, we are often tempted to turn to the latest trend or technology, thinking one of them must be the golden ticket. One of these new approaches is microlearning, and it’s getting traction, and for good reason.

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Modern Learning, How Do We Love Thee?

InSync Training

Let us count the ways! Valentine’s Day encourages us to fill our hearts with love and our bellies with chocolates. Not a team to ignore tradition, InSync, hit by cupid’s arrow, considered all the reasons we adore the modern blended classroom.

Getting Into Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

Broadly, there are two different ways to move from another field into an instructional design career: the direct path and the indirect path. This is post #2 in a series about the instructional design. Read the first post, What does an instructional designer do? , for the introduction.

Learning from Experimentation

Clark Quinn

At the recent LearnTec conference, I was on a panel with my ITA colleagues, Jane Hart, Harold Jarche, and Charles Jennings. We were talking about how to lift the game of Modern Workplace Learning , and each had staked out a position, from human performance consulting to social/informal.

Shift from Flash to HTML5: How it can yield immense paybacks

Upside Learning

It’s official that Flash will be making an exit in 2020. On first thoughts, that may seem like a long time. But you may be surprised to know that it is actually not! So, it’s about time that you begin work on the switching process from Flash to HTML5, if you haven’t started already. Since […]. Upside Learning

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.

5 Traits of the Best Learning Organizations + How To Get Them

Docebo

Becoming a learning organization in the digital age.

Three eLearning Design Challenges and Solutions

B Online Learning

There is no doubt that eLearning designers need strong problem-solving skills. In the early stages of any design project, we need to wear […]. The post Three eLearning Design Challenges and Solutions appeared first on B Online Learning. Articulate Design Development

Has Social Learning Been Forgotten?

The Simple Shift

After I shared that I will be speaking at ATD’s TechKnowledge Conference, Helen Blunden remarked, “Fly the flag for social learning, it’s been forgotten”. It was an interesting and insightful remark given that my session on social strategy principles is just one of only two on the program. What happened? Here’s my thoughts. Training and […]. conference Social Learning social media

A 5-Point Plan for Using Quizzes to Improve Student Success

Client Engagement Academy

Ask anyone what their least favorite part of school was and I guarantee you’ll get this answer: tests. Test’s lack of favorability amongst students may be the reason why you’re tempted to ditch them all together in your online course—but don’t be fooled!

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 Essential Soft Skills to Improve Your Career Aspects

Your Training Edge

When it comes to succeeding professionally, a degree isn’t enough. Nor is the experience one gain over the years. Then, what is it that helps most people go on the top of their organization’s hierarchy? Well, they are the elusive soft skills.

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Microlearning: Deliver Continual Learning Experience to Generate Bigger Returns from Shorter Bites

G-Cube

With an aim to provide learning as an ongoing process, continual learning has set strong footholds across majority of organizations. From boosting workforce skills to improving organizational efficiency and workplace culture, continual learning offers a plethora of benefits.

How xAPI is Re-Shaping Modern Workplace Learning?

Origin Learning

xAPI or Experience API is the outcome of Project TinCan that started in 2010. It was originally a research project that was awarded to Rustici Software by ADL.

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Using personas in design of online and blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Why would you work with personas when designing online or blended learning? In this blog I will share my enthusiasm about working with personas. Working with personas is not only useful for marketing professionals but also useful in a design process for learning trajectories.

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 the Company but Killing the Culture

The Simple Shift

It’s a fact, the Business Cycle happens. Ride the wave of prosperity and growth and eventually suffer and endure the phases of contraction and pain. When things are good, good companies spend time on their employees and work to create an open and “engaged” culture. They know that employees who stay when they’re wanted to […]. collaboration Culture engagement leadership

4 Types of Entrepreneurs Who Should Start an Online Course

Client Engagement Academy

Knowledge is more accessible than ever thanks to online learning. In addition to giving millions of people around the world access to industry insight, the online course market has also given entrepreneurs the opportunity to get paid for sharing their knowledge.

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How to Prepare to Scale Your Online Course

LearnDash

Ready to expand your course to a broader audience? Here’s how to prepare for growth. Ever wonder if success can be too much of a good thing? There’s a perverse irony in online learning in that sometimes the better you do, the faster you fail.

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Getting Started as a Virtual Learning Facilitator

InSync Training

You just became a virtual learning facilitator or your organization has made the leap from face-to-face learning to the blended virtual classroom. So now what? The live online training environment does not provide a carbon copy instructional experience to the traditional classroom.

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

eLearning as a training medium to foster learning at the workplace has been in existence for over two decades now.

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5 Features of Enterprise Learning Management Systems that Reduce Administration

TOPYX LMS

Enterprise learning management systems (LMS) are designed to provide business benefits that improve performance –reducing costs, improving efficiency, and increasing learner engagement. Learning Management System Employee Training LMS Features

Moving Away from Traditional Learning: Custom Features Supported by Modern LMS to Deliver Effective Sales Training

G-Cube

Traditionally, organizations used to prefer instructor-led training (ILT) approach to train their sales employees. In a classroom setting, trainers could easily augment the relevant content to ensure personalized training delivery.

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A Guide to Effective IT Management and Training

Your Training Edge

Management is a lot different than being an IT tech, so the learning curve can seem a bit steep. Management requires a unique set of skills, and delegation and training are a big part of that set. Luckily there are plenty of tools and strategies you can employ to lead your team effectively.

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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.