April, 2021

A Simple Model for Converting ILT to Engaging eLearning

eLearning Brothers

If you’re an e-learning designer, chances are you’re often asked to take existing instructor-led (classroom) training and put it online. Chances are also good that no one’s ever told you how to do that.

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The 5 Learning And Development Trends That Improve Delivery

Dan Keckan

How can your organization boost its L&D delivery to engage employees? Discover which Learning and Development trends are worth implementing in 2021. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Creating Positive Learning Experiences: The Team Approach

InSync Training

The team approach when creating learning experiences can make all the difference in whether a virtual session is successful or not! It feels amazing when a producer can seem like they are anticipating the needs of the facilitator or speaker before they even ask.

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Custom eLearning Solutions for 2021: Mobile Enabled Learning

Infopro Learning

The recent pandemic has changed the business world and how we work forever. At the start, many leaders felt that business would return to the way it once was in months. However, as the situation persisted, companies began to adapt, and a new normal emerged.

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A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

How I Built a Chat Simulation in 2 Hours

Experiencing eLearning

Using Twine and the Trialogue story format, you can build a simple chat simulation in a few hours. I built the sample below in a little less than 2 hours, almost all of which was actually writing the conversation and choices. The story format controls all of the formatting and technical features.

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Andragogy vs Pedagogy

Clark Quinn

Asked about why I used the word pedagogy instead of andragogy, I think it’s worth elaborating (since I already had in my reply ;) and sharing. In short, I think it’s a false dichotomy. So here’s my analysis of andragogy vs pedagogy. Looking at Knowles’ andragogy, I think it’s misconstrued.

7 Tips To Minimize Online Training Maintenance And Streamline Course Upkeep

Dan Keckan

When you develop an online training course, you don’t often think about maintenance costs. They can pile up, though, so is there a way to keep expenses low and speed up the process? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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8 Questions to Ask Before Developing Your Online Course

LearnDash

How to define your objectives before creating an online learning program. Starting an online learning program is an exciting and challenging endeavor. However, most courses take a lot of time to prepare, and you should know what you’re getting into before you start.

MARGIE MEACHAM – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

MARGIE MEACHAM - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS. ABOUT MARGIE MEACHAM: Author and Learning Consultant Margie Meacham first became interested in helping people learn when she was a little girl struggling with first grade.

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[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.

Instructional Writing, Identifying Strengths: ID Links 4/13/21

Experiencing eLearning

As I read online, I bookmark resources I find interesting and useful. I share these links periodically here on my blog. In this post, I share links on instructional writing, identifying strengths, project management tools, design principles, and more. Instructional writing.

Training Outsourcing Tips for Modern Enterprise Organizations

Infopro Learning

Covid19 impacted the business world in numerous ways. Many employees now work from home, and business models have shifted. Several jobs became obsolete while entirely new roles were created. Companies also adopted software to adapt to the new business scenario.

Deep learning and expertise

Clark Quinn

A colleague asked “is anyone talking about how deep learning requires time, attention, and focus?” He was concerned with “the trend that tells us everything must be short.” He asked if I’d written anything, and I realize I really haven’t.

Talent Development Capability Model to Unlock Employee Potential

Dan Keckan

In 2018, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) conducted research to define the concept of talent development. Learn how their findings can help you shape your L&D strategy. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

How Long Should My Online Lessons Be?

LearnDash

Keeping learners engaged means finding the balance between too much content and too little. If you’re planning your first online lessons, one of the first decisions you will have to make is how long your lessons should be.

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Tapping the Web Series Craze in eLearning

G-Cube

During the COVID-induced lockdown, globally people lapped up multiple web series on OTT platforms. Nonstop. Morning, day, and night. Fixated on, confounded by, and enticed with the curiosity to know – what’s next?

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Illume Proofing Format for Twine

Experiencing eLearning

The Illume proofing format for Twine addresses two challenges. First, it’s designed for collaboration, so others can review and provide feedback. Second, it can help you manage development if you need to migrate content from Twine to another development tool like Storyline.

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Machine Learning Enables Workforce Transformation

Infopro Learning

The time for workplace transformation is now and embracing modern technology and implementing a transformation initiative to train employees is one of the best ways to prepare for the future. The modern workplace has drastically changed in the last year.

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.

Evaluating soft skills

Clark Quinn

As has become a pattern, someone recently asked me how to evaluate soft skills. And without being an expert on soft skill or evaluation, I tried to answer on principle. So I thought about the types of observable data you should expect to find. And that yielded an initial answer.

Adaptivity Is The New Planning: Training Is At Its Core [eBook]

Dan Keckan

You never know when change will force you to rethink your business plans. This guide shows you how the "adaptivity is the new planning" approach can help you overcome any challenge and keep your team in the loop. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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How (and Why) to Create an e-Learning Prototype

LearnDash

Why you should build and test a workable model of your course early in the design process. You’ve just had a brainstorm for a great new course idea, and you’re eager to begin planning content.

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InSync Training Announces Rapid Growth as Virtual Learning Booms Globally

InSync Training

Company Grows Revenue, Expands Geographically and Appoints New Executive Team Members. Virtual Classroom Virtual Training

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Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

Non-Profits: 13 Ridiculously Simple Ways To Improve Your On-Demand Learning

Spark Your Interest

Digital learning is here to stay. A great way for non-profits to connect and educate members and supporters is to create on-demand learning opportunities. It provides the convenience that busy people are demanding. And it provides superior results over traditional training.

5 Components Your Coaching Feedback Should Include- Insights from Learning Design

Infopro Learning

Assessments and feedback are critical components of any e-learning module that you create. When designing an assessment, asking the right questions is the key to make it effective. As an e-learning designer, can you think about the last multiple-choice question you wrote?

Utilizing Sales Enablement to be Effective for Your Organization

Dashe & Thomson

The term “sales enablement” is tossed around the business world a lot, but seldom do people understand what it actually means. Simply put, sales enablement is the ongoing process of equipping your organization’s sales team with the knowledge, skills, and resources they need to make sales.

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How To Deal With Objections To Corporate Training

Dan Keckan

In order to defend your corporate training program, you will need to learn how to deal with objections. These 6 techniques will help you pull through. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!