April, 2020

The 4 D’s of Learning: A quick illustrated guide to Modern Workplace Learning 

Jane Hart

The following is a quick illustrated guide to what you will find in my Modern Workplace Learning 2020 (MWL2020) resource. Modern Workplace Learning

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5 Learning Myths, Debunked

LearnDash

Whether you’re designing a course or giving learners study advice, don’t let these myths lead you astray. Many instructors get started in online education because they want to share their expertise with the world. They’re subject matter experts , but they don’t necessarily know a lot about effective teaching methods.

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How to Incorporate Flexible Learning Into Your Online Courses

LearnDash

Is your online course adaptable to learner needs? Here’s how flexible learning can help. Flexible learning is naturally suited to e-learning and online courses.

5 Ways You Can Use Email to Enhance Your Course

LearnDash

Communicating effective through email is about much more than marketing. Email is one of the primary tools you have to communicate with your learners online. Used well, it can keep learners engaged, and prevent them from falling behind on their course work.

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How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

Why You Absolutely Need Gamification in E-Learning

Docebo

As children, we thrived on awards, certificates, trophies, and badges of honor; they validated our work and made it fun to put in our best effort. As adults, we still find joy and satisfaction in being rewarded for our accomplishments. Despite our adulthood, we still remain playful and enjoy interactive scenarios that trigger competition and rewards.

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Understanding Gen Z—the New E-Learning Generation

LearnDash

As Generation Z graduates from college and enters the workforce, how should online educators respond to their learning and training needs? For about the past decade, countless articles have been written about Millennials and the way they’ve been shaping office culture. However, this generation has now (with the exception of post-graduates and late-comers) graduated from college and established themselves within the workforce.

Using Virtual Learning to Increase Circular Advantage

InSync Training

Happy Earth Day ! Today marks the 50th Earth Day, providing an opportunity to consider environmental issues and ways in which individuals can contribute to a cleaner world. In recent years, organizations have begun to seriously consider the impact their production processes have on the environment and on natural resource reserves. Traditionally, operations and sustainability teams focus on earth-friendly corporate initiatives. But, learning & development can contribute meaningfully, too!

What Will the Future of Work Look Like?

Docebo

As we continue to watch and read the news of what’s happening right now, it might not seem like focusing on the future should be a priority. The future of how we will live, how we will communicate and, of course, how we will work. As Docebo’s CEO, it is my duty to always be looking ahead, but I must also understand and empathize with what’s going on in the here and now. I have no doubt CEOs around the world share that sentiment. We are in a fortunate position at Docebo.

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Let's Get on Zoom: Tips for an Uninterrupted Virtual Event

InSync Training

Zoom has taken the whole world by storm. Thanks to its easy-to-use functionality, and an effort by company leadership to make it more accessible, people of all ages have started to use Zoom for work, learning, and socialization. Zoom-hosted game nights bring friends together across distance. K-12 and college students have learned how to Zoom to stay on academic track. Corporate teams check in for virtual happy hours, critical business meetings, and essential trainings on Zoom.

Don't Pick Your Next LMS Until You Read This Guide!

With so many factors and people to consider, how do you make sure you pick the right LMS? It’s simple: This guide covers crucial considerations with actionable advice and professional insights, so you know you’ve picked the perfect eLearning solution.

Learning Analytics: How to Benefit from Measuring Learner Engagement

Lambda Solutions

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How to Use Data Analytics to Boost L&D for Corporate Training

Lambda Solutions

- 7 MIN READ -. LMS Analytics Onboarding and Training

4 Reasons Why Every Company Should Make Remote eLearning a Priority

TOPYX LMS

Today, many companies are having to quickly adapt to managing and training a remote workforce due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which creates new challenges and opportunities for companies in every industry. Fortunately, an LMS training platform can solve many challenges for a newly dispersed workforce every day of the year; not just during times of crisis.

End Boring e-learning: Allen Academy Adds a New 4-hour Intro Course

Allen Interactions

Design 100 explores the fundamentals of designing effective and engaging e-learning. eLearning Allen Academy New Course eLearning Design

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Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

3 Sales and Customer Service Training Tips to Drive Revenue During the COVID-19 Pandemic

TOPYX LMS

Companies and revenue across industries around the world are being negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Now more than ever, businesses must take action to mitigate and prevent financial damage by evaluating and shifting business tactics and strategy.

Creative Solutions

InSync Training

The InSync Training team includes over 80 practitioners, working and supporting effective virtual learning events all over the world. Our experts often share stories about unexpected outcomes, surprising interruptions, and quick-thinking resolutions.

Enabling an Empowered Distributed Workforce

Allen Interactions

As the workforce becomes more distributed, it will be critical for us to create learning ecosystems that enhance collaboration, communication, and creativity while maintaining engaged and highly motivated employees. L&D Learning and Development Distributed Workforce Remote Work

Analytics Reporting: How to tell if your quizzes are passing the grade

Lambda Solutions

- 2 MINS READ -. A lot of trainers and educators don’t put their own tests to the test, and, as a result, many of their learners struggle through exams that test materials that were not covered in the course or have to navigate tricky and or ambiguous test questions. You can fix this! While a lot of LMS reporting focuses on who completed what, when, and with which results, the real golden nugget of learning analytics is looking back through the results to review the quality of your course.

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

Covid19 impact on eLearning Industry

Upside Learning

It is needless to say Coronavirus (or COVID19) has taken the world by storm. Leaving no country untouched, it has fast spread from China to Europe & US and the rest of the world. As of today, almost the entire world is in a lockdown. International borders are closed. Retail businesses are closed.

Designing Engaging Digital Learning Podcast

Experiencing eLearning

I had the great pleasure of having an extended conversation with Keith Quinn for the SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council) Learncast. Recording this podcast on learning was genuinely a highlight of my week. Keith asked some thought-provoking questions, and we had a great, varied (if sometimes rambling) chat. We spoke for over an hour, but I feel like we could have continued for much longer. Listen to the podcast. You can listen to the podcast on Spotify or on Apple podcasts. What we discussed.

The Shape of Global Workplace Learning 2020: An Interview with Sriraj Mallick, President, Infopro Learning

InfoPro Learning

The need and relevance of human capital transformation at the workplace is more relevant than ever now – with pressures of rapidly evolving technology. We now live in a the VUCA world (vitality, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity).

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Remote working expertise

Clark Quinn

More and more, we’re working from home. This has important implications for organizations figuring out how to make that time productive. What are the best source(s) for remote working expertise? Here’re my recommendations.

[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

How to Make Your Resume Stand Out

ej4 eLearning

Imagine your resume is sitting in a pile of 200 other resumes for the same position. How can you make your resume stand out? I am not talking about printing your resume on pink scented paper like Elle Woods in Legally Blonde!

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Join Me for a 6-Part Course on Mobile Learning

Allen Interactions

Clark Quinn has been involved in the design, development, and/or evaluation of a wide variety of educational technologies for over 30 years.

Using a Conversational Tone in your eLearning Courses

B Online Learning

In my last blog post, I explored the Modality Principle from the book Elearning and the Science of Instruction by Ruth Colvin Clark […]. The post Using a Conversational Tone in your eLearning Courses appeared first on B Online Learning. Design Development

Instructional Story Design: Book Review

Experiencing eLearning

Rance Greene’s new book, Instructional Story Design: Develop Stories that Train , provides a systematic process for creating stories for training. Even if you don’t consider yourself a storyteller, you can create stories to support learning with this book. Example stories.

COVID & the Future of Work: Insights from Paycor’s C-Suite

In Paycor’s newest report, our Chief Executive and Group Leaders consider how your clients will recruit, manage their workforce, optimize benefits, and foster employee experience in the new normal of 2020 and beyond. For actionable insights and tips download and share our guide with your clients!