Sat.May 25, 2019 - Fri.May 31, 2019

Digital Adoption Strategies for Different Generations of Workers

WhatFix

The success of your company’s digital transformation initiative is greatly influenced by your employees’ perceptions and fears about adopting new technologies and practices.

Adopt 64

Changing Behaviors: Using Nudge Theory to Engage Your Learners

HT2 Labs

By this point, I am sure you are all well aware that HT2 Labs’ first free learning opportunity of 2019 culminated in the first ever Open Learning Experience (OLX) steered towards helping you to understand the benefits of using your learning data to create engaging and meaningful learning experiences. With that, ‘Data, Nudges & Learning: A Guide to Enhancing Engagement’; the 3-part OLX began April 29.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Connected pedagogy: Social networks

Learning with e's

Photo by Steve Wheeler In a previous post I outlined some of the metrics around the use of digital media, technologies and social networks. I wrote that: "The age of social technologies has radically transformed the way we live our lives, and that includes how we learn and teach.

How subject matter experts can create more effective learning

Challenge to Learn

An increasing number of subject matter experts are sharing their knowledge in a variety of ways. One of them is the creation of learning content. Facilitating this is the core role of my company Easygenerator. We provide a hassle-free authoring platform for them to share knowledge effortlessly.

Expert 241

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

TEACHING ONLINE CLASSES: Interactive Polls Help End Sucky Training

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  One of the easiest ways to engage online students is by displaying quizzes and polls. When I start my classes, displaying a poll is a great way to break the ice and get my class started on the right foot.

Poll 198

More Trending

How to Get Executive Buy-In for New LMS Technology

Absorb LMS

As a hiring manager, you know a good learning management system fulfills compliance obligations, develops skills, enforces best practices and may even be a solution to the engagement and retention dilemma.

Social Silliness

Clark Quinn

It’s that time again. Someone pointed me to a post that touted the benefits of social learning. And I’m a fan ! However, as I perused it, I saw that was a bit of social silliness. So, let me be clear about why.

Social 183

6 Impactful Learning and Development Trends

Your Training Edge

To stay ahead of the competitors and other companies, HR managers and organizations are promoting emerging and impactful learning and development trends.

Trends 170

Check Out My New Online Courses New eLearning Designers!

Tim Slade

Last year, when I published The eLearning Designer’s Handbook , I decided at the last minute (about a week before the book went live ) to build a companion online course: Getting Started with The eLearning Development Process.

Course 164

[Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Findings from Skilljar’s Benchmarks and Trends Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin will discuss learnings from their recent study, and share her insights on the state of Customer Education. They'll dig into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Why Make the Change from Training to Learning Campaigns?

InSync Training

Learning is a process. As workplaces rapidly evolve to adapt to changing market dynamics, skill building must change too. Trainers work to support technical and soft-skill improvement within the same program. How can we balance both? By using learning campaigns.

Change 163

How (Not) To Write Marketing Posts

Clark Quinn

You’ve seen my takedowns of various posts by now, and the flurry of fluff continues. It seems like there’s some baseline social media marketing course that everyone takes. And the very first thing is a series of steps that yields annoyance and embarrassment (or should).

The Role of an LMS in Blended Learning for Manufacturing Companies

TOPYX LMS

Nearly 3 million jobs will open up in the global manufacturing industry as current workers, including baby boomers, start retiring.¹ That turnover will leave many companies with a shortage of skilled workers and an abundance of opportunities that will take time to fill.

4 Key Learning and Development Trends to Invest in for 2019

Absorb LMS

Digital transformation is a dominant force in nearly every industry. But from a learning and development perspective, it requires far more than upskilling employees’ competencies to keep your company competitive.

Trends 153

Need Remote Learning ASAP? Don’t Pick Your Next LMS Before Reading This!

Need to go remote or move your training programs online? Download this guide to identify and overcome the biggest eLearning challenges so you can pick the perfect LMS without wasting time, money, and effort, even if you are just starting your eLearning journey.

How to Get the Most from Coaching

InSync Training

Coaching involv es two very important parties: The coach. The coachee. The relationship and interaction between these two individuals impacts the overall success of the process.

8 Budget-Friendly Ways to Create a Moment of Need Online Training Repository

Dashe & Thomson

There are times when employees require immediate online training tools to complete tasks, build skills, or brush up on company policy. Waiting for the next scheduled online training session would not only diminish their productivity but also put customer satisfaction at risk. The challenge that organizations face is figuring out how to address their needs on the spot with the resources available.

Budget 153

3 Ways Associations Can Use Social Learning to Increase Member Engagement and Revenue

TOPYX LMS

Associations often struggle to retain members for several reasons, one of the most pressing of which is member engagement. When members become disengaged, they often cancel their memberships, decreasing association revenue. LMS for Associations

Learning and Development Strategy: Your Life Raft in Organizational Change

Absorb LMS

As you take the leap to transform your organization, it can often feel like diving into the unknown. However, you’ll be in good company. A study by Harvard Business Publishing (HBP) found that 86% of organizations had recent experience with transformation and 54% were currently undergoing one.

Change 153

The Better Way to Onboard Customers

Speaker: Skilljar Experts

The best onboarding programs have a super power: they’re constantly improving. Here at Skilljar, we’ve learned a thing or two about onboarding, both by crafting our own experience, and by collaborating with the best Customer Education professionals in the world. In our upcoming webinar, we’re going to share these learnings with you.

ATD 2019 Keynote Recap: People Want to be Seen and Heard

ej4 eLearning

ATD 2019 in Washington D.C. featured two keynote speakers whose messages overlapped very nicely for the talent development audience. Seth Godin talked about how people want to be seen. Oprah explained how people want to be heard. Other

How To Engage Managers In Employee Development Efforts

Docebo

Give managers an at-a-glance view of their team’s development. Over half of global CEOs say a lack of skills is hindering their company’s ability to innovate and the most favored method to bridge this gap is through training and upskilling.

Organizations as Communities?—?Part 2

ID Reflections

Yesterday, in a Twitter conversation with Rachel Happe regarding the need for organizations to function as communities, I wrote the following: “ Complicated solutions are yesterday’s good practices. Complex, holistic solutions are multi-faceted, emergent and constantly evolving.

3 LMS Considerations for Managing Remote Employees’ Training

Absorb LMS

Nearly one-third of the U.S. workforce doesn’t “go to work.” ” Thirty-one percent of U.S. workers work remotely 80-100% of the time, according to Gallup. More companies than ever rely on a balance of in-office workers and remote talent as a part of everyday operations. Workforce dynamics are shifting dramatically. Chances are, your organization is tasked with managing remote employees’ training more than ever before.

Need Remote Learning NOW? Get Online Quickly & Easily With This Can’t-Miss Guide

Remote learning is becoming more important than ever. Whether you’re scrambling to get your eLearning launched, or need to upgrade to meet increased demand, this guide will eliminate the guesswork so you can find your perfect LMS!

How Learning Management Systems for Banking & Finance Industry Combat Training Challenges

Gyrus

A country’s economy is largely based on its banking & finance industry. It is not just the most competitive industry in the global business world, but also a specialized field where there is no room for even the slightest of errors.

SMEs or BMEs at Point-of-Work?

Living in Learning

When completing a Point-of-Work Assessment (PWA) we have the opportunity to dig for details specific to task-level work activity and the restrainers of the performance related to that work. Do we rely upon Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) or should we seek out Business Matter Experts (BMEs)?

Expert 130

8 Incredibly Effective Strategies to Build an Email List from Scratch

Your Training Edge

While social media marketing is taking the world by storm, email marketing is still the most efficient method for acquiring new customers. Email is 40 times more effective at this task than Facebook or Twitter, and building an email list is essential for any business.

Build a Stronger Succession Planning Process with eLearning

Lambda Solutions

- 3 MIN READ -. Businesses need a strong succession planning strategy more than ever as baby boomers are beginning to retire. Here is how you can develop a strategy to fill key roles in your organization and how you can use an LMS to prepare employees for leadership positions.

Top E-Learning Software - Recommendations and Pricing

Zero in on the best E-Learning software for your company. Get expert recommendations and pricing comparisons based on your specific needs.