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10 Ways to Enhance Professional Development with an LMS

KnowledgeAnywhere

Modern employees value professional growth and development, it’s not just about the paycheck. If a company doesn’t want to see high turnover of their best and brightest, it’s important to offer satisfying opportunities for professional development.

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Why You Need a True Knowledge Sharing Culture (And What it Takes to Establish One)

Docebo

Technology can be one of your greatest assets in nurturing a knowledge sharing culture. The concept might seem simple enough, but there’s much more to establishing a knowledge sharing culture than meet the eye.

6 Ways to Powerfully Engage and Educate Millennials with Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

The most important thing that separates millennials from any other generation is the fact that they were the first generation to born in the era of the internet. Anyone who was born between 1980 and 2000 had grown up surrounded by electronic gadgets and smarter devices.

Top 6 Predominant Trends of eLearning in 2018

JoomlaLMS

Everything in our life is governed by change. As the years pass by and we grow older, we realize that our mind, emotions, and body are consistently changing. There’s no such thing as fixed. Why Should Teachers Adopt eLearning Practices in their Classroom? Blog articles

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How Customer Education and Support Can Solve Each Other's Biggest Problems

Research shows that 48% of support inquiries at technology companies are “how-to” in nature. Rather than spending time triaging software issues or substantial customer problems, support teams are constantly providing customers with user tutorials. This eBook shares strategies on how you can preempt this problem.

Deployment Vs. Implementation – Is There a Difference?

Living in Learning

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Essential Tips To Deliver Localized Training Over Personal Mobile Devices

G-Cube

Localization of courses is important when it comes to training diversified audiences. With technological innovations and mobile learning development, localization has developed significantly over the past few years.

Finance Market Simulations Teach You How to Grow Your Wealth

Your Training Edge

According to a CNBC story , Warren Buffet started his first business of selling lemonade when he was just 5-years old. He chose to sell it in front of his friend’s house which saw more traffic. As a 10-year old, Warren got a chance to visit New York.

MWL Newsletter No 66

Jane Hart

Posts, articles and news about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) for the week 20-26 May 2018. Modern Workplace Learning

You Can (and Should) Include Gamification in Your Courses

TLC Media Design

Who doesn’t enjoy playing a game or two? Using games for education and training can provide many benefits to employers and their employees. And with Generation Y growing up playing games on their tablets in their strollers it’s only going to get bigger. They not only are tech savvy, they want to work for businesses. The post You Can (and Should) Include Gamification in Your Courses appeared first on TLC Media Design, LLC.

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.

Finding Design Inspiration

eLearning Brothers

As a graphic designer, I need to tap into my creativity on a daily basis. Creativity, like any other mental or physical activity, becomes easier, and more natural, the more we use it.

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5 AdWords Marketing Tips for Your Online Course

LearnDash

Marketing on AdWords can help draw in new students and establish your course. AdWords is one of the most widely used online advertising tools—and for good reason. Like running a full-page ad in the yellow pages back in the day, they allow businesses to target customers searching for specific terms. And because advertisers only have to pay for the people who click on their ads, it’s a great way to control your costs for effectiveness.

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Lower Your Cybersecurity Risks with Proper Employee Training

Your Training Edge

In today’s high-technology business world a company must learn to use their internet resources safely and responsibly. There’s just no way around it, with the amount of highly sensitive data stored on company databases, no one can afford to take a relaxed approach to cybersecurity.

It’s True! I’m Writing A Book!

Tim Slade

The post It’s True! I’m Writing A Book! appeared first on Tim Slade. The eLearning Designer's Handbook

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Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

Does Gamification Actually Work? Yes, and Here’s Why

Bottom-Line Performance

I’m a big Twitter fan; I use it to curate content and pay attention to people whose opinions I care […]. The post Does Gamification Actually Work? Yes, and Here’s Why appeared first on Bottom-Line Performance. Learning Games

Opinion: Moodle’s Elephant in the Room

LearnDash

Simply put: Moodle needs to sell itself better. Every now and again I like to revisit Moodle to see how they are coming along with development. The truth is that Moodle acted as an inspiration for our own open-source learning management system. Deep down I am always hoping for it to do well. It has been a while since the last time I looked at Moodle so I decided to go check it out again. Let’s look at the messaging for a moment.

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Don’t Ransack My Movies (DRM): Options Around Securing Online Video

Web Courseworks

Have you invested a heap of money and sweat into creating videos for users of your LMS? Are you thinking about creating such videos but are afraid they will land many more places on the internet than just your site?

Context is key

Clark Quinn

Workflow learning is one of the new buzzphrases. The notion is that you deliver learning to the point of need, instead of taking people away from the workflow. And I’m a fan. But it’s not as easy as it sounds! Context is a critical issue in making this work, and that’s non-trivial.

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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

The skillset of a blended trainer or facilitator: technology is overrated

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

This week I co-organized the #Trainingtrends2018 session in Utrecht (the Netherlands) with some 90 participants. It was fun. Amazing that we are already working on blended designs for 10 years and for some this a really new area. I think the change is relatively slow because it is shift in mindset.

PERFORMANCE SUPPORT:  Running the Entire Race

Living in Learning

In the comparison to a 400-meter relay race, Training does not fail. Training delivers a quality product for 25% of the race and makes a successful hand off to…ummm…the Help Desk? This is not a sustainable solution. Training doesn’t fail…the expectations of what training can deliver fails, and that’s because expectations are not aligned with the entire scope of the race. This is a misdiagnosis of how to sustain a dynamic learning performance ecosystem.

Two examples of interactive job aids

Making Change

I talk a lot about using Twine for branching scenarios , but it’s also useful for creating interactive job aids. Here are two examples. Diagnostic tool: Is this a gnome or what? Want to help people diagnose a problem or identify the best person to contact?

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Nuances Matter

Clark Quinn

I’ve argued before that the differences between well-designed and well-produced learning, and just well-produced learning, are subtle. And, in general, nuances matter. So, in my recent book, the section on misconceptions spent a lot of time unpacking some terms.

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

Introducing the Key Components of #projectvegas

B Online Learning

One of the most frequent things I’ve heard over the years is, “Why do I do so much training just to learn how […]. The post Introducing the Key Components of #projectvegas appeared first on B Online Learning. Delivery LMS

Why Deliver Corporate Training Programs with a Cloud-Based LMS?

TOPYX LMS

How many minutes of management training would you guess businesses with less than one hundred workers offer each employee every 6 months? The correct answer is twelve.¹ This may come as a shock to some, especially since there are so many claims made about companies heavily investing in training. While some corporations prioritize training, others are lagging behind in this crucial area, and it’s working against them. Learning Management System Cloud Based LMS

The 2018 LinkedIn Workplace Learning Report – What Does It Really Mean For You?

Upside Learning

It’s the start of the new financial year for many companies. Naturally that signals the time for making plans and figuring out the needs of the organization for the upcoming period. In fact, the latest LinkedIn report on workplace learning may reframe the focus for organizations to initiate plans for a longer period. We agree […]. Upside Learning

How to Support Diverse Learners in Global Classrooms

InSync Training

A Modern Learning on the Air Interview with Beth Yoder and Peter Byebierggaard. Bersin research confirmed what many of us already know: global teams define the modern workforce. Our organizations include diverse teams, connected by innovative technologies. Organizationally learning functions now work in a new standard: multicultural classrooms. Learners bring unique and varied viewpoints to our training events. And that’s fantastic! But how does Learning & Development support this reality?

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Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

Better Training Evaluation With LMS Learning Analytics

Lambda Solutions

In 1959, learning expert Donald Kirkpatrick designed a Four-Level Training Evaluation Model to evaluate the impact of training on performance. The Kirkpatrick Ladder has since become one of the most influential training evaluation frameworks in the world. learning analytics lms reporting

Why You Should Use an LMS to Deliver Government Training Programs

TOPYX LMS

There are at least 430 agencies, sub-agencies and departments in the US federal government, according to Competitive Enterprise Institute.¹ The vast majority of these organizations have training needs. Some of them are already using a learning management system (LMS) to deliver training to their members, volunteers and employees.

Reprise: Training Will Not Eliminate Racist Behavior in Starbucks

The Peformance Improvement

In a letter that Howard Schultz, Executive Chairman of Starbucks , published in today's New York Times, he describes what his stores and offices will be doing this afternoon to address the problem of racial bias in the company: .