September, 2019

What is e-Learning?

Allen Interactions

Michael Allen - September 2019. Simply put, it’s instruction delivered or augmented electronically. Learners use their computers, tablets, or phones to access the instruction wherever they are, whenever they have time.

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

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.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

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.

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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.

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.

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?

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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There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

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.

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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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.

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

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.

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.

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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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.

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.

The Definitive Guide to Customer Education Metrics

As you build and scale your customer education program, the right data can help you identify patterns, make evidence-based decisions, and adapt strategy to meet business goals. In this eBook, Skilljar will share the data and metrics best practices that have helped their customers meet program goals and communicate business impact.

Business Results the C-Suite Wants from L&D Teams

TOPYX LMS

Learning and development managers are under an enormous amount of pressure today. Training employees to meet current and future needs is critical to a company’s long-term success; however, C-level executives don’t always see the direct business value that L&D drives.

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What is blended learning?

Allen Interactions

Carly Baker-Rice - September 2019. In the context of education, blended learning usually means moving some of the teaching/learning work from the human teacher to some kind of technology, used in or out of the classroom.

Top Use Cases of Modern Elearning Platform for Retail Workforce Training

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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.

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.

Top E-Learning Software - Recommendations and Pricing

Zero in on the best E-Learning software for your company. Get expert recommendations and pricing comparisons based on your specific needs.

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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5 Ways to Interact with Your Online Students

LearnDash

Offering interactions with your students can enhance their learning experience.

Learning to survive the tech skills shortage

Your Training Edge

The digital age has put the world’s small pool of skilled tech workers firmly in the spotlight. Companies of all sizes crave high-value candidates, but are faced with an increasingly candidate-scarce market and the highest turnover rates of any sector.

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How to Deliver Value in Global Training Programs

InSync Training

Here we are in 2019. In our experience, every training professional at every organization understands the need for global training solutions. And because no training content should stand alone, these modern learning rollouts should focus on blended experiences.

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Choosing the Right Technology for External Training

According to Talented Learning, more than 700 LMS vendors compete in today’s learning platforms marketplace. But of course, not all platforms are created equal. In this eBook, Skilljar will discuss the key components of an external training LMS, and why they’re essential for a well-designed customer training program.