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Learning Experience Platform – WRONG

eLearning 24-7

I’ll get right to the point. I totally dislike the term, “learning experience platform” It really makes no sense, because anything and everything we do, can turn into a learning experience. Secondly, it does a major disservice to any platform that is called by that name. Allow me to elaborate.

Louder than words

E-Learning Provocateur

My last couple of blog posts have argued in favour of extracting value out of organisational capabilities. Due to the nature of my role I have posited these arguments in terms of employee development.

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The Learning & Remembering Equation (Infographic)

Bottom-Line Performance

The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn 2017 conference showcased numerous learning technology solutions. There was plenty of buzz surrounding digital and emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality, augmented reality, interactive video, mobile apps, and games.

Train Your Brain with Games

eLearning Brothers

Our eLearning Rockstars Stage was the place to be at DevLearn 2017. We knew the information would be extremely useful to many people so we made sure to record each session and make it available to you! In our first session, we heard from Stephen Baer of The Game Agency.

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Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

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Microlearning is The “It’s-ALWAYS-THERE” Solution - Tip #157

Vignettes Learning

What happens to the behaviors of learners and workers after they have been accustomed to Microlearning? For over 10 years I have seen early adoptions and maturing implementation of Microlearning. They all come in different forms and shapes, which is great.

Rockin’ Responsive Design Strategies

eLearning Brothers

Are you ready to rock your responsive design? John Blackmon, Trivantis CTO joined us at our DevLearn 2017 eLearning Rockstars Stage this October and shared his responsive design knowledge.

Change and inertia

Learning with e's

Concept by Steve Wheeler I have studied change management in large organisations for over 25 years. Indeed, the very first peer reviewed journal article I published, was entitled 'Managing technological change in nurse education'. It appeared in a British Computer Society journal in 1992.

How to Create Step-By-Step Instructions Using Visuals

Visual Lounge

There are some tutorials that require more than text to be understood by readers. By creating step-by-step instructions using visuals, you can key readers into details that may otherwise not have been communicated.

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Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Watch Out For Those Seductive Details

The eLearning Coach

A seductive detail is highly interesting to the audience members, but not directly relevant to the instructional goal. How does this impact learning? Cognition

Is Your Business in Need of a Change?

KnowledgeCity

With 2018 fast approaching, individuals naturally begin to reflect on what has come to pass and start thinking about changes they want to implement in their lives for the coming year. Change is inevitable whether we want it or not. The same is true in business.

Hyperconnected

Learning with e's

What would you miss if you switched off the Internet for just one minute? In sixty seconds, as this infographic (created by @LoriLewis and @OfficiallyChad) shows, we would see 3.5

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How to Add Video Bumpers To Your Videos

Visual Lounge

More and more of us are using visuals to communicate messages and transfer knowledge because it tends to have a big impact on our audiences.One useful type of visual communication is video. Videos are easy to customize, and are a great way to quickly display your personal brand.

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The Essential Template for Your Customer Training Strategy

Looking to build your customer training strategy? The process can be overwhelming, if you don’t have a set plan from the start. This template can help.

The New Age of Business Success: Will Unicorns Survive?

mLevel

How Culture Can Make or Break a Business, The Gap in Unicorn Companies, and The Evolution of Corporate Training. In my early 30’s (many moons ago) I had the privilege of being an Officer for Waffle House.

Are You Creating Course Storyboards?

LearnDash

It isn’t uncommon for people to just start creating lessons in their course, but a course without a plan, or storyboard, may face serious problems down the line. Would you go hiking on an unknown trail without a map? You could, but it wouldn’t be very smart.

Good Bye to Flash Could Mean Hello to New eLearning for Your Organization

Allen Interactions

Time is rapidly closing on flash based websites because the development environment is no longer compatible with today’s technology. Flash does not translate to mobile devices and as technology continues to evolve, responsive design becomes more and more important for all websites; especially learning systems. Blended Learning microlearning Responsive Design Simple Updates Flash Conversion

Why ask Why?

KnowledgeStar

Every great leader I’ve ever spoken with or read about does the same thing: They ask “Why?” ” at least three times to really find an answer. Try it. The Rule of Three Why’s WHY number 1 will feel right and skipping past it will drive you crazy since we love to jump to the conclusion. […]. Managing Minds

Take training beyond your LMS: technical considerations for extended enterprise

You know the benefits of extended enterprise. But how do execute the plan? Learn more about the technical considerations that can help you create a strategy to manage the delivery and tracking of product training across a variety of systems.

9 Experts Explain Why eLearning Success Depends on Microlearning

ProProfs

Looking for ways to improve the completion rates of your elearning courses? Want to make your online training content more comprehensive and easy to remember? Well, you should go for microlearning because it drives knowledge retention and improves performance.

Clear Expectations Improve Measurable ROI for L&D

Actio Learning

Expectations are like looking through the windshield and measurements are like looking in the rearview mirror. Establishing clear expectations makes calculating ROI much easier in a few ways. When the destination is clearly defined, it’s easier to determine what to measure.

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Don’t Skimp On Discovery @ Point-of-Work

Living in Learning

This post was triggered and complimentary to Bob Mosher’s post on 11/17…an important read that I agree with completely. What I offer today is an attempt to articulate a “Yes and…” in this post. The Critical Skills Analysis (CSA) used in the 5 Moments of Need methodology is extremely essential for distinguishing what can be […].

Everyone’s Talking About It, But Just What is ‘Personalised Learning’?

HT2 Labs

What is 'personalised learning'? What does it mean to you? Take part in our new research survey. The post Everyone’s Talking About It, But Just What is ‘Personalised Learning’? appeared first on HT2 Labs. Personalisation R&D Tech & Trends

Aligning Customer Training With Certifications

Want to deliver a cohesive customer training certification program? From strategy to systems to job functions, it's time for us to reassess how learning and certifications are delivered together. Download the guide to see how!

Augmented Intelligence, Not Artificial Intelligence: E-learning’s Game-Changer

Litmos

Artificial intelligence is a term that comes with a lot of baggage, thanks to popular culture. From Asimov to Westworld, machines that act and think like humans are a mainstay in science fiction.

5 Things You Need to Know Before Starting a Franchise

Powerhouse Hub

Ensure you're ready to franchise your business with these tips to start a franchise

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HTML5-based WebRTC virtual classroom — changing eLearning dynamics

WizIQ

Online learning is almost certainly the most transformative development in recent educational history. Students, now liberated from the constraints of the physical classroom, can use online learning. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links. Online Education Teaching Online Virtual Classroom virtual classroom webRTC virtual classroom

Our Christmas opening hours

Unicorn Training

Wow it's that time of year again already!

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10 Tips to Take You from Zero to eLearning Hero

Whether you’re a solo eLearning hero or you’re like the Avengers and you have your whole squad, Blue Sky eLearn is counting down 10 tips that’ll help you put some POW into your program and make your eLearning program more successful than ever before!

#AECT17 Conference Contributions

Clark Quinn

So, at the recent AECT 2017 conference, I participated in three ways that are worth noting. I had the honor of participating in two sessions based upon writings I’d contributed, and one based upon my own cogitations. I thought I’d share the thinking. For my own presentation, I shared my efforts to move ‘rapid elearning’ forward.

Leadership Analytics

Your Training Edge

Maintaining the leadership pool is a challenging task for an organization and its top leaders. There are a number of activities, as well as developmental exercises, that can be undertaken to grow leadership at every level within the organization. But how can organizational leaders measure leadership?

3 Ways To Improve Learner Engagement

HT2 Labs

The post 3 Ways To Improve Learner Engagement appeared first on HT2 Labs. Tech & Trends