Sat.Dec 15, 2018 - Fri.Dec 21, 2018

Nine lessons and carols… for eLearning, and Christmas

Omniplex

T’was the night before Christmas. Learning design

Have you heard about cafeteria learning?

Matrix

The base of a healthy diet is finding the optimal balance between the different food groups. Unfortunately there is one big group that is just plain unhealthy and bad for you but so incredibly appealing and tasty.

“It’s new, so everyone needs training on it.” Nope.

Making Change

“We’re introducing something new,” your client says. “So of course everyone needs to be trained on it.” ” Hmmm. Really?

Public Libraries Are Failures and so is online training

Your Training Edge

This is the first in a series of articles that will tackle common objections to and arguments against using massive open online courses for training. Have you seen how people use public libraries these days?

[Webinar] The New Formula for Customer Onboarding

When it comes to customer onboarding, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach, but that shouldn’t stop you from forming an effective onboarding strategy. Register for this free webinar with Adam Avramescu of Checkr, and Linda Schwaber-Cohen of Skilljar to learn about the key business characteristics to evaluate before building great customer education offerings.

Choosing an LMS: Navigating the Process

Web Courseworks

Great content is only part of the equation for successful online education – most organizations also need a way to effectively deliver that content, track participation, and manage credits and certificates.

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Want to Increase Learner Adoption? Try These Strategies

Docebo

Find out why a great user experience drives better learner adoption. What would you say is the biggest barrier to being completely satisfied with your organization’s learning technology? .

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2018 in Modern Learning: A Year in Review

InSync Training

Another year has come and gone. This time of year encourages reflection, both personal and professional, causing the InSync Team to ask questions such as: What did I learn this year? How did training evolve? Which developments resonated with modern learners?

LMS Selection: 7 Features Associations Need

Web Courseworks

Association members grow and change over time, and their needs grow and change with them. Unless the association addresses these changes, members won’t see the value of their membership.

MWL Newsletter No 95

Jane Hart

Articles and news about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) for the week 9-15 Dec 2018 AI and the future of humans, L&D pain points, difference between training & coaching, Learning Experience systems, balancing autonomy and control, the role of Modern Learning Advisor, & more.

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.

Docebo Launches Major Mobile App Feature Update Borne From Customer Ideas Portal

Docebo

Docebo’s award winning mobile app now supports course catalogs, in which learners can self-enroll, and deep linking.

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Training An Employee- Truths and Fallacies

Your Training Edge

There are several types and techniques of training to facilitate the employees in doing their jobs effectively and efficiently. The need of training depends on the requirements of each business and its various departments.

4 LMS Add-Ons You Need to Know About

TOPYX LMS

An LMS is designed to drive employee training and help companies reach their business goals. But not all LMS systems reach their goals. Sometimes, the problem is with the system itself - you may not have the right software to meet your business goals.

Transforming the E-learning Landscape for Aviation Sector through Simulations

G-Cube

With an evolution in the aviation industry, the scope of Augmented Reality (AR) technology has also increased. The successful adoption of Augmented Reality (AR) has come a long way in last few years, particularly as the global economy has grappled.

Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

If You're Not Learning.

The Performance Improvement Blog

[Note: I apologize to my readers for failing to post on this blog for the past two months. I have been dealing with a health challenge that diverted my attention from professional activities. Now I'm back and hope I will be able to continue writing about learning and management.] .

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What Is Embedded Business Intelligence and Why Businesses Will Need in Going Into 2019

Your Training Edge

Embedded business intelligence (BI), also known as embedded analytics, is simply the integration of reporting and analytical tools into a business and its various applications. You can, of course, put these tools and capabilities outside of the application that they relate to. However, the user s.

Support Digital Transformation by Training Employees with a Learning Platform

TOPYX LMS

Seventy-seven percent of companies describe their relationship with technology and digital transformation as average or above average, whereas the other 23 percent are slow adopters, according to Technology Insights for Business Leaders.

Communication: Mark Harter’s Training Secret Weapon

InSync Training

The training landscape constantly changes. For example, you could spend an hour a day researching emerging learning technologies and by the end of the week, you’d still be coming across new options. Keeping up with the evolution can feel like a full-time job.

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.

How to Set Up Successful Mobile Learning Courses

Lambda Solutions

With the shipment of over 1.4 million smartphones in both 2016 and 2017, and with nearly 60 percent of all online searches taking place on a mobile device , there is more opportunity than ever before for educators to capitalize on the mobile market.

How 10 Things Will Change the Way You Approach TPM Training

Your Training Edge

What is TPM? Total productive maintenance, which is a lean manufacturing philosophy. A system used to maintain and improve the production as well as quality of the system through equipment, machines, employees and process while adding business value to an organization.

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Why Adopt Point-of-Work Assessment Methodology?

Living in Learning

All organizations currently own a dynamic learning performance ecosystem. The inescapable question to ask is, “HOW OPTIMIZED IS IT?” A "Point-of-Work Assessment Methodology" is designed to provide the answer.

Does Your E-Learning Course Need to Tell a Story?

LearnDash

Storytelling in e-learning is a great way to create memorable content. But should you use it for your course? The other day, while researching different ways to create high-quality, memorable course content, I was surprised by the number of industry writers who recommended storytelling as an essential first step. My first inclination was to accept this at face value. After all, I can easily think of any number of applications in the context of online learning.

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How to Use Customer Training Data to Make Better Business Decisions

You may think customer training is crucial to the success of your organization, but do you have the data to prove it? Download the guide now, and learn how to prove the value of your customer training programs.

Why You Should Look Into Mobile Learning for Your eLearning Program

Lambda Solutions

Did you know that the average adult spends two hours and 30 minutes a day on their smartphone ? With 90 percent of this time spent on apps, adopting this platform to deliver educational and training content is an approach that makes sense.

Neon Elephant Award 2018

Work Learning

15th December 2018. Neon Elephant Award Announcement. Dr. Will Thalheimer, President of Work-Learning Research, Inc.,

Hiring Differently Isn’t Going to Make a Difference Unless…

The Simple Shift

Leaders want more creativity and innovation and rightfully they know this starts with having the right people. So they lean on their recruiters to find the candidates they want but fail to adjust their internal systems so that once aboard these progressive people can thrive. It doesn’t start with the the recruiter’s marching orders. It […]. Culture leadership #management Collaboration

The value of your customer training programs

Paradiso

The value of your training programs lies in providing your customers with clear information on how to use the products or acquire the information, then use it to meet the needs of your company. That means, the way you deliver your training programs is directly related to the success of it.

State of the Front-Line Manager

It's no secret that front-line managers are essential to your organization's success. They form the base of your leadership development funnel and, most likely, account for over half of all your organization's leaders. Improving how front-line managers perform yields mouthwatering increases in how individual contributors perform.