Sat.Sep 08, 2018 - Fri.Sep 14, 2018

How to Improve Audio Quality with Audacity

LearnUpon

Poor audio quality is one of the most frustrating things you can subject your learners to. Not everyone has access to studio quality equipment, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have great audio in your training courses.

Social Learning – A Transformational Shift in Workplace Learning

Origin Learning

“How do I make my team work better by letting them learn the skills they need?”. This is the primary question that L&D managers seek to address when embarking upon workplace learning programs in their organization.

An Educator’s Guide to Using Game Mechanics for the Win

Raptivity

Research indicates that worldwide revenues for game-based learning will climb from $2.6 billion in 2016 to $7.3 billion by 2021. This dramatic rise is proof enough that games are an exceptional learning aid.

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This Is What I Believe About Learning in Organizations

The Performance Improvement Blog

Work is No Longer Work . The nature of work is changing. This world is one in which humans no longer make things or fix things or sell things or provide basic services. Work has become mind-intensive instead of hand-intensive.

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.

Millennials and Modern Learning

InSync Training

In thinking about leadership and learning in the era of the four-generation workplace , no shortage of frustrations exists. Technology changes, “cool” workspaces, and operational processes are constantly evolving.

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6 Microlearning Trends We’ve Seen in 2018

TOPYX LMS

Microlearning is a growing trend in training and development, where professional education is delivered in bite-sized content pieces, across a variety of channels and devices. There are many benefits to microlearning for both employees and trainers.

Gamification, Rapid Search, Scalability, Personalized Learning & More: Key Features Supported by Video-based Learning Management Systems

G-Cube

In today’s age of visual information, where the majority of people learn better by accessing visual content; images and videos have gained immense popularity in online courses, enabling the modern learners to engage more and retain for long.

Building a culture of continuous improvement, learning & development at work

Jane Hart

Building a culture of continuous improvement, learning & development at work. Modern Workplace Learning

Employee Engagement: Learning From Leading Tech Companies

Your Training Edge

People are not alike so there is no perfect strategy or technique to personalize each employee experience and improve his/her engagement. Each person is responsible for their level of engagement at work. However, most companies that do drive phenomenal employee engagement have something in common.

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.

3 Ways to Personalize Corporate Training with LMS Software

TOPYX LMS

Corporate training isn’t always what employees would consider to be personal. More often, it’s standard, dry content that doesn’t fit each employee’s job.

How to Use Sales Training to Solve Major B2B Pain Points

Docebo

In B2B sales training, there are always pain points, and a lot of them typically come back to information, or a lack thereof. Whether it’s pricing, product information or interactions between departments, the B2B industry always presents challenges.

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Five Best Practices for Professional Certification Test Preparation

Web Courseworks

The following article is a bit of an advice column written to myself; however, I think it will be helpful to others as well in the learning technology space.

Sales Pipeline: Fact or Fiction

Your Training Edge

As salespeople know, the pipeline is a vital part of the sales process. But what is the usual definition of a sales pipeline? It may be a list of prospects at various points in the sales cycle, from leads to those ready to close. At times, a sales pipeline could be a set of leads and nothing more.

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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.

3 Reasons to Digitize Corporate Training with a Learning Management System

TOPYX LMS

Classroom training isn’t cutting it for many of today’s employees. It doesn’t fit into their busy schedules or meet their needs. Today’s employees want more flexibility and ownership over their training needs, something traditional classroom training doesn’t provide because it: Often requires travel.

Developing Purposeful Leaders to Drive Organizational Growth

Origin Learning

We all look in wonder at the efforts made by leaders like Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Elon Musk to single-mindedly pursue success and create brands that make a difference to the lives of people.

Planning for Natural Disasters and Their Impact on Virtual Sessions

InSync Training

At InSync, we often talk about mitigating virtual classroom disasters with preparation and planning. With a solid plan, we can avoid most “virtual training emergencies.”. Hurricane Florence reminds us that there are indeed true emergencies that impact our families, our safety, and our livelihoods.

LMS: Training, Marketing, and Technology

Your Training Edge

When you’ve completed your user acceptance testing, it’s time to implement a highly effective training and marketing program for the LMS.

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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.

3 New Ways to Foster a Culture of Continuous Learning

Lambda Solutions

The benefits of an engaging learning program in your workplace extend beyond enhancing the skills of your current employees.

Top 6 Types of Content and Perks to Offer Your Members

Blue Sky eLearn

Supporters, members, and donors are the lifeblood of your organization or association. They’re the very reason for your membership program in the first place. Needless to say, keeping them engaged is of paramount importance.

5 Instructional Design Principles to Improve Your Course

LearnDash

How to use instructional design to create a more effective learning environment. We all want to create the best possible course to offer our learners. But with so many options available and so much material to cover, many online instructors quickly feel in over their heads. They thought they knew what they wanted to say, but now that they’ve tried organizing it into a full-blown course they’ve suddenly lost their focus.

LMS Implementing and Analysis

Your Training Edge

Before you even begin the selection and implementation process for your LMS, you should first turn your attention to the analysis and assessment of various aspects of your organization, its structure, and its learning needs.

Best Practices for Launching an External LMS

When launching a new platform to deliver customer and partner training, there are a few key items to keep in mind. The best and simplest way to stay organized during this process is to follow the tried-and-true practices outlined in this eBook.

On-the-Job Training Program: Increase Your Employee Productivity

Lambda Solutions

Did you know that offering on-the-job training could result in receiving over. 70 percent more applications when a position is available?

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Expert Guidance: Diversity & Inclusion in Training

InSync Training

Global organizations are the norm now. The boundaries constraining corporate success and competition no longer fall along state, national, or continental borders. Growth, as demonstrated by companies like Amazon, Apple, and more, has no limit. Education serves as the true competitive differentiator. Can your learning function adapt to more diverse and international workforces faster than the competition?

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Revisiting personal learning

Clark Quinn

A number of years ago, I tried a stab at an innovation process. And I was reminded of it thinking about personal learning, and looked at it again. And it doesn’t seem to aged well. So I thought I’d revisit the model, and see what emerged.

Open Up!

The Simple Shift

I know full well that in enterprise social-land the idea of not using every function would be criminal to many. For them it’s just been assumed to be necessary or at least the ESN vendors like to make you think so. For the powers that be, closed groups contain specific people (executives perhaps), initiatives not ready […]. ESN personal knowledge management PKM Social Business #socialbusiness #socialOrg ESn

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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.

Adobe Captivate 2019 Advanced Book In Production

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe Captivate 2019: Beyond the Essentials. October.  

Should You Use a Subscription Pricing Strategy?

LearnDash

Switching from a course-by-course to a subscription-based pricing model has its pros and cons. You’re thinking of updating your course pricing model , and subscriptions are looking awfully tempting. After all, it’s worked for Netflix—why not your online course? This has, of course, proven true for many businesses. Subscription services have taken off across the web as the SaaS (Software as a Service) has boomed.

Labels and roles

Clark Quinn

I was just reflecting on the different job labels there are. Some of the labels are trendy, some are indicative, but there’s potentially a lot of overlap. I’m not sure what to do about it, but I thought I’d explore it.

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