September, 2019

Why Gamification Doesn't Mean Serious Games

Dashe & Thomson

Clients often come us to develop their learning solution saying they already know what they want. They want gamification. We ask what they mean by gamification. They say they want the training to be a game. And why do they want it to be a game? Because they want it to be fun.

Does it make better sense to buy an LMS with the content or without content?

Gyrus

The decision to buy an LMS needs thorough research. One needs to understand the importance of Included Content in an LMS and other factors that matter

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Top Tools for Learning 2019

Jane Hart

Now published together with Top 100 Tools for Personal&Professional Learning 2019 Top 200 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019 Top 200 Tools for Higher Education 2019 PLUS analysis of how these tools are being used in different context, new graphics, and updated comments on the tools’ pages that show how people are using the tools.

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3 Ways to Help Learners Find Time to Take Your Course

LearnDash

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Gamification: 3 Steps to Get the Recipe Right

Allen Interactions

Ellen Burns-Johnson - September 17, 2019. There are many recipes for successful employe e engagement. Gamification is just one ingredient. Gamification isn’t just a niche term anymore.

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How to Compare Corporate Training Videos

ej4 eLearning

Are you looking for a library of corporate training videos to complement the training you create in-house? Not all videos are created equal. And not all vendors offer the same services and support. How do you compare? Training & Development

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Key Features of Compliance Learning Management System for Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

In today’s digital era, compliance training is essential for modern corporates to reduce any untoward incidents at the workplace. Organizations face various challenges while keeping track of employees who avoid compliance training.

7 Ways Facilitators Can Nurture Emotional Engagement in the Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

This is the third installment in a three-part series that explores actionable approaches virtual classroom facilitators can use to improve learner engagement through purposeful facilitation.

How to Increase Conversions and Maximize Course Sales

LearnDash

Maximizing customer conversion rates for your LearnDash courses has never been so easy! I was first introduced to CartFlows last year by Adam from WPCrafter. Known perhaps foremast for his YouTube channel, Adam has an attention to detail and excellence that is increasingly more rare these days.

[Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Findings from Skilljar’s Benchmarks and Trends Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin will discuss learnings from their recent study, and share her insights on the state of Customer Education. They'll dig into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Guide Students Toward Completion: A Proven Method For Structuring Your Online Course

Client Engagement Academy

I’ve seen hundreds if not thousands of courses over the years, and I’ve noticed many of them have a common problem: Most online courses have way too much content. I believe course creators fall into this trap because they are worried about the quality or value of the content they are providing.

Check Out My New ATD Advice Column: Ask a Trainer!

Tim Slade

What do you do if a learner falls asleep in your class or (even worse) storms out halfway through? How do you navigate working with unresponsive SMEs or with business leaders whose training needs keep changing?

How to Conduct Employee Training Assessments

ej4 eLearning

Before you even start thinking of how to setup your employee training program, you’ll need to think about how to conduct employee training assessments. Not only will it indicate that you need a training program, but it will influence how you set it up. Training & Development

The Answer to Automation Is Learning

Your Training Edge

Change is coming to the U.S. workforce and in many cases is already here. The McKinsey Global Institute estimates that around 20% of current jobs could be automated right now. Technology is going to completely change the jobs of millions of Americans, if it hasn’t already.

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Need Remote Learning ASAP? Don’t Pick Your Next LMS Before Reading This!

Need to go remote or move your training programs online? Download this guide to identify and overcome the biggest eLearning challenges so you can pick the perfect LMS without wasting time, money, and effort, even if you are just starting your eLearning journey.

Transforming Training Experiences through Learning Management System Chatbots

G-Cube

In today’s modern world, everything is at the cusp of change with the evolution of the learning management system (LMS) chatbots. The new-age learners are increasing the utilization of bots on their personalized mobile devices to boost engagement and retention.

How to Create an Effective Refresher Training Course

LearnDash

Nail down the what, when, and why of your training course for best results. Now that you understand the why of investing in refresher training, it’s time to cover the how. In many ways, refresher training is like any other course.

DoceboInspire: Empowering Women in L&D with Ginger Gregory

Docebo

DoceboInspire 2019 , Docebo’s annual conference featuring top learning industry experts and technology theorists, is just around the corner. From September 16-18 in Atlanta, Georgia, guests will gather to share their future-forward insights and learn from the top minds in the business.

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Tools for LXD?

Clark Quinn

I’ve been thinking on LXD for a while now, not least because I’ve an upcoming workshop at DevLearn in Lost Wages in October. And one of the things I’ve been thinking about are the tools we use for LXD.

The Better Way to Onboard Customers

Speaker: Skilljar Experts

The best onboarding programs have a super power: they’re constantly improving. Here at Skilljar, we’ve learned a thing or two about onboarding, both by crafting our own experience, and by collaborating with the best Customer Education professionals in the world. In our upcoming webinar, we’re going to share these learnings with you.

The Rapid Growth Of Online Education With The Stats To Prove It

Client Engagement Academy

The online education market is growing at a fast pace thanks to a confluence of factors. The growth is driven in part by student demand, fierce competition among institutions, and efforts by governments. The demand for e-learning also reflects a change in the way people want to learn.

10 Compelling Reasons Why You Need Learning Management Systems

Gyrus

With businesses becoming more focussed towards automation, it is essential to know Why You Need Learning Management Systems in your organization

Healthiest Benefits of Top Companies

Your Training Edge

What sets the best companies apart aren’t necessarily their innovative products or cutting edge technology, though that is important. What makes the top companies stand out against the competition are the people.

8 Reasons Why Refresher Training Is a Good Idea

LearnDash

Refresher training helps keep important knowledge fresh and current. Whether your a student or a teacher, one thing we all know for personal experience is that knowledge fades over time.

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Need Remote Learning NOW? Get Online Quickly & Easily With This Can’t-Miss Guide

Remote learning is becoming more important than ever. Whether you’re scrambling to get your eLearning launched, or need to upgrade to meet increased demand, this guide will eliminate the guesswork so you can find your perfect LMS!

Top Use Cases of Modern Elearning Platform for Retail Workforce Training

G-Cube

To train retail workforce has always been a challenge, but the need is gradually rising with evolving customer needs and the advent of online retail stores. Therefore, retail companies deploy robust eLearning platform to deliver highly engaging, personalized and performance-driven solutions.

Practical Ways to Blend Instructor-Led Training with Online Learning

TOPYX LMS

Blended learning, which is a mode of training that combines online learning with live, instructor-led training, can be very effective. It drives skills acquisition and knowledge retention 1 , and it decreases the cost of training.

3 Ways to Transform the Growth Trajectory of Your Online Course From Linear to Exponential

Client Engagement Academy

I’ve seen it a thousand times… You might be a seasoned coach, a best-selling author or a well-renowned speaker but when it comes to building and managing an online course, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the complexities and nuances of directing people through your system.

Overcoming Performance Bias in Employee Promotions

Absorb LMS

Today, workplaces are more diverse than ever. With four generations in the workforce, all with differing backgrounds and life and job experiences, human resources and corporate management need to be aware of how performance bias creeps into their workday.

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