Sat.Dec 01, 2018 - Fri.Dec 07, 2018

How to Create a Successful Community of Practice

Learning Wire

<div class=”page-chapo”>Communities of practice have existed within organizations for many years, usually taking the form of a group of people gathering together to share knowledge, to motivate each other, and build their expertise.</div>

When Training Is NOT The Answer

Tim Slade

Whether you’re an instructional designer, an eLearning designer, or just an everyday learning professional, a crucial part of your job is understanding when training is not the answer.

Learning Portals: Gateway to Personalization

Bottom-Line Performance

Change is hard, even when it’s for the better. When you are rolling out a new initiative of any sort, […]. The post Learning Portals: Gateway to Personalization appeared first on Bottom-Line Performance. Learning Design Training

Portal 147

E-Learning Automation using LearnDash and Zapier

LearnDash

Automate certain tasks to facilitate engagement with your online learners. Not too long ago I wrote about a new tool that makes it possible for you to create elaborate automation sequences based on actions taken within your course or on your WordPress LMS.

Free 184

Translating Customer Education Success into Business Impact

A strong customer education program can have a huge impact across the business - from increasing customer satisfaction scores, reducing support ticket volume, improving product adoption, to driving lead generation and renewals. Keeping this in mind, how do you choose which initiatives to prioritize?

What Does Social Learning Look Like? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Docebo

Uncover the value of social learning in the workplace in this infographic. Where do employees go for critical information when they’re trying to complete a task? They don’t take formal courses – they search around and ask a colleague or an expert.

More Trending

Game-based Learning & Gamification – Driving Fun & Engagement to Your Corporate Training Experience

G-Cube

Engagement is a key element to make training more effective and relevant. One of the most popular training methods to drive learner interaction is gamification. It has become a trending buzz for corporate training, where different game mechanics are embedded with non-gaming contexts.

Assessing Virtual Classroom Facilitation

InSync Training

Since virtual classroom skillsets are not as off-the-shelf as face-to-face training skills, we often wonder just how well we are doing at this virtual facilitation gig. Often, our only feedback comes from “smile sheets,” the surveys at the end of class to see what people thought of the program.

Create a Flexible and Engaging Learning Environment with Customized Learning

Lambda Solutions

Customized learning is a learner-centric approach. Learners make their own decisions regarding the content they want to consume, how learning is planned, and what the goals are. Some systems incorporate self-assessment and let learners decide what they want to achieve by interacting with the system.

7 Reasons You Haven’t Launched Your Online Course

LearnDash

Starting can be hard. Here’s 7 reasons you need to do it anyway. For many of us, launching an online course remains an aspirational goal, rather than one we’ve made an clear steps toward accomplishing. Online courses hold a lot of appeal, both as an educational concept, and as a way for entrepreneurs to start a business. Yet, for all the interest they hold, many would-be instructors struggle to get theirs off the ground.

Online 141

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

How to Find an Effective LMS for the Manufacturing Industry

TOPYX LMS

Factories and other manufacturing companies need learning and development programs to promote quick onboarding, skill-building, best practices, and safety and compliance training.

Top 5 Reasons Why Employees Leave Their Jobs Despite the Good Pay

Your Training Edge

People have different kinds of motivations. Visual individuals are motivated by things they see. On the other hand, auditory types are satisfied with what they hear. Lastly, the kinesthetic ones are moved by actions and movements.

Job 141

The Heart of Organizational Social: Middle Management

The Simple Shift

The two things you’ll often hear given as a advice about where to start your expansion of organizational social is 1. Get the leaders (c-suite) on board and/or 2. focus on the workers and the work itself (grassroots). There is certainly truth that each of these groups being engaged is important but it can be […]. enterprise 2.0 ESN leadership #ESN #socialbusiness #management

Seven Tips to Create Engaging Game-Based Learning

Origin Learning

Who does not like a good game? It activates the mind and when it is a physical activity it helps the body to remain fit as well. In this blog post, we will be exploring how games can be used in eLearning programs to enrich the content and help learners understand concepts better. Why Add Games?

Games 130

[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.

How to Choose the Best LMS for Healthcare Training

TOPYX LMS

An LMS helps healthcare facilities improve patient care by keeping staff updated on medical best practices and equipping them with vital skills. Today, approximately 60 percent of hospitals use a learning management system. Healthcare LMS Healthcare Training Online Learning eLearning LMS

Why Businesses are Choosing Cloud-based LMS Over Self-hosted Solutions

Lambda Solutions

The cloud is used by 90 percent of all businesses in one way or another. Half of businesses either exclusively rely on cloud-based solutions or have adopted a cloud-first approach for their IT needs.

How to Better Manage Client Relationships

Your Training Edge

Nowadays, the success of a company relies on more than just providing services to clients. As a matter of fact, building a strong relationship with clients is equally important as providing an exceptional service.

Buying an LMS: The Complete Feature Checklist to Make the Right Choice

ej4 eLearning

“Which LMS should I use?” is a question we hear a lot at industry gatherings. Whether you are buying an LMS for the first time or merely looking to replace your old clunker of an LMS, you know the importance of doing your homework and finding the right one for your organization.

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.

Make Them Say “Wow” with a Smart Chatbot

Learningtogo

You might have already considered using artificial intelligence to bring the “wow factor” to your next project, but it can sound like a complicated and expensive endeavor—especially for your first time. Events Featured LearningToGo Blog Upcoming Events #TLDC #TLDC19 #AI #elearning #education #chatbot #code #instructionaldesign #conference

Sound 119

8 Ways to Flip the Classroom for Your Online Course

LearnDash

Wondering how to use the flipped classroom effectively for your blended classroom? The traditional classroom structure has teachers delivering lectures during class time, and learners working on problem sets at home. However, online classes offer instructors a way to reverse that scenario by delivering class lecture content over the Internet, and using class time to work more directly with learners. Flipped classrooms have many demonstrable benefits for learners.

7 Common Reasons for eLearning Course Drop-Outs

Your Training Edge

The online education trend has skyrocketed over the last several years, as more and more individuals are signing up for digital courses.

Application-based Instruction

Clark Quinn

A number of years ago, I wrote about activity-based learning. And I firmly stand behind the model there. It’s not a major campaign, but quietly permeates the things that I do. However, I realize that there’re two misnomers in the label, and it’s time to rectify that.

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.

The best strategies for including remote workers in your L&D plan

Matrix

Remote workers are becoming a major part of the staff of many companies, especially at high-level jobs or specialist positions. Nearly four million Americans now work mostly or entirely from home, and that’s to say nothing of the massive global workforce that works remotely.

Who’s tweeting at H5P Conference 2018

Adult Learning with Technology

Thought we’d put together a little flash card content type to show Scott Huntley how we can play with H5P. So, let’s see if you know who’s doing some tweeting, and then go and say hello! eLearning H5P Conference

INSIGHT CURATION:   Knowledge, Wisdom & Lemonade

Living in Learning

Our challenge is to optimize "Speed-to-Insight"…which is measured by the sum total of time invested that spans from searching through many information sources…to saving, curating, and forwarding "curated bulk information"…to enable critical-thinking that informs decisions through access to concise SIGNALS to individuals, groups, teams or the entire enterprise as "Actionable Performance Insights". Everything in between is NOISE.

Increase your training engagement with WordPress Learning Management System

Paradiso

The excellent match made by WordPress Learning Management System creates a perfect tool for online training. This represents an advantage for companies that have training needs and want to start an eLearning program from their website.

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.