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5 Steps of a Highly Effective Instructional Design Process

CommLab India

This blog post describes the steps involved in the instructional design process. eLearning Design Instructional Design Tips

The Pain Behind Adaptive Learning Development

mLevel

Why Adaptive Learning development is nearly impossible: Among many other L&D buzzwords such as microlearning, gamification, and personalized learning, the term “adaptive learning” is becoming more and more popular in the industry.

8 Tips To De-Stress Remote Employees Before Online Training Sessions

iSpring Solutions

Stress gives us the power to muster enough energy to overcome challenges and stay alert in emergency situations. However, it… Read More. Theory Corporate Training

Why Management Needs to Change

The Peformance Improvement

Following is a selection from our new book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy (Chapter One). . As the economic paradigms change, a corporate Darwinism takes over and the companies that fail to change and evolve disappear. In 2012, Richard Foster’s research at Yale University indicated that the average life span of a company listed in the S&P 500 index of leading U.S.

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[Webinar] How Zenefits Uses a Customer Enablement Tech Stack to Drive Adoption

The Education Services team at Zenefits was looking to provide easily accessible and immediately usable education offerings to drive customer adoption and engagement. The company addressed this challenge by connecting the technologies powering its training, support and customer advocacy programs into an ecosystem for customer enablement. This ecosystem has made it simpler for customers to onboard, and for the Zenefits team to maximize and measure the net impact of their initiatives. In this session, Melanie Gallo, Senior Director of Education Services at Zenefits, will team up with Skilljar to share learnings and best practices from their experience in creating this customer enablement ecosystem.

Have You Heard of These 3 LMS Technology Trends?

TOPYX LMS

According to Forbes, technology can change workplace humanity by helping “engage, recognize and protect those we care about and the people who work in organizations.”¹ Types of technology commonly used in the workplace include collaboration tools, the cloud, and learning management systems (LMSs). LMS technology is particularly capable of engaging employees through training. LMS Learning Management System LMS Technology LMS Trends

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Why Use Simulation-based Training?

CommLab India

Learn the various advantages of imparting knowledge through first-hand practice using simulations in your e-learning courses. Training Solutions Simulation-based Training

Mark Sheppard: Entering the Backchannel of ATD ICE 2018

Learning Rebels

Buckle up people, it’s ATD ICE 2018! When it comes to this mammoth of a conference, it’s hard to convey everything that is going on and there is A LOT going on. Therefore, I try to enlist the help of our Learning Rebel village and I have quite the list for you.

Create Beautiful Custom Dropdown Menus With jQuery—Captivate Edition

eLearning Brothers

I am sure one day soon Adobe Captivate will push an update that empowers us with dropdown (select) menus. But in the meantime if you are like me you have probably avoided building them (tons of layers/triggers). But sometimes it really just makes sense to use a dropdown (select) menu!

Managing your Extended Enterprise Learning Needs and Drive your Business

Origin Learning

The term extended enterprise learning assumes significant value in the current business scenario. The past decade has seen the rise of SaaS-based companies and innovative product-driven startups that seek to gain new customers through sales and channel partners.

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.

Supporting Professional Self-Development at Work

Jane Hart

Providing individuals with the opportunity to take charge of their professional self-development in the workplace is not just one way to build a continuous learning mindset, but it also gives employees choice, flexibility and ownership of their learning.

What’s in My Conference Bag? ATD ICE 2018

Learning Rebels

It’s 2018, What’s in my Conference Bag? Just want the good stuff? Scroll down for my top 10 tips for what to bring and what to do. Then, don’t miss out at the very bottom is my conference bag checklist and goal planner! .

These Rockstars Are Speaking at eLBX 2018

eLearning Brothers

We have a star-studded roster of speakers and panelists at the upcoming eLBX 2018 user conference extravaganza on June 11, 2018. Today, we’re introducing you to a few of them.

Feedback in Branching Scenarios: What Works for Novices, Experts, and Everyone

Experiencing eLearning

When we provide feedback in branching scenarios, we have several questions to consider. Should we provide consequences (intrinsic feedback) or coaching (instructional feedback)? Should we provide immediate feedback or delayed feedback? What works for novices versus experts?

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[Webinar] Driving Customer Health Through Education

How actionable is your customer education data? And are you combining it with other business metrics to uncover the impact of your training program? Innovative Education Services teams are integrating their Customer Training Platform (CTP) and CRM systems to uncover valuable insights, and answer mission-critical business questions. Join Skilljar and Pat Durante, President of the Computer Education Management Association and Senior Director, Technical Enablement at Talend for a Q&A webinar exploring the intersection of customer health and education.

Alternatives to Facebook Groups

LearnDash

Should you be using Facebook Groups to supplement your online course? Recently one of the more common questions I have seen asked of us is whether there are any alternatives to using Facebook Groups for the community portion of an online course. I suspect that the increase in this inquiry is the result of the recent events of Facebook and Cambridge Analytica.

MWL Newsletter No 62

Jane Hart

Posts, articles and news about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) for the week 22-28 April 2018. Modern Workplace Learning

5 Awesome Google Fonts & Other Typography Treats

eLearning Brothers

There’s a lot to consider when choosing a font for your eLearning content. There are so many fonts out there! A good rule of thumb is to choose 5 or 6 go-to type families for all your projects. This gives your work a distinctive style and consistent feel. What makes a good font? Weight.

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10 Technological Advances That Will Impact The Future Of Mobile Learning At Workplace

G-Cube

In today’s modern era, technology has transformed the world in ways that are unimaginable. Mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets permeate our daily life, imparting incredible access to latest information and communication.

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.

eLearning, xAPI and Data Driven Design

Adult Learning with Technology

As I delve more in to the world of xAPI and gain a higher level of understand as well as it’s full potential, Data Driven Learning Design, based on Data Driven Body Language has crept into many of my searches.

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How Docebo LMS is Compliant With GDPR

Docebo

GDPR is coming! Here’s how Docebo LMS Complies With the Regulation’s Requirements. Enforcement of the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules starts on May 25, 2018.

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Consulting Services

Web Courseworks

The CourseStage consulting team affords expertise from multiple sectors to organizations that offer online education to professional learners. We are academics. We are association learning technology developers. And we’ve been in the learning technology biz for almost forty years.

A Client's Guide to the eLearning Review Process

Dashe & Thomson

What comes to mind when you hear “review process?” A headache? A thousand papers to pore over? Crying into your coffee? Reviewing your eLearning modules throughout the course of their production shouldn’t feel this way. But without clear roles and expectations, re-work and deadline extensions are definite risks. Custom eLearning design and development requires smooth collaboration between you and the development team. The test of this collaboration occurs during each eLearning review cycle.

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3 Reasons to Prioritize On-Demand Customer Training

How can you provide a great onboarding experience while keeping up with a growing customer base? By leveraging on-demand training. This guide describes three benefits of adding on-demand training to your onboarding process. Click here to download.

How is learning organized in a self-managed organization?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Every month I read a management book. I am very curious about learning in self-managing organizations. How is this organized? Is self-management also self-directed learning? In April, therefore, I have read the much talked-about book by Frederic Laloux about new ways of organizing ( reinventing organizations ). I started reading 70-20-10 boek van Jos Arets, Vivian Heijnen en Charles Jennings but this is not an easy book to take with you on the train. So Laloux got priority.

2 Ways to Create the best LMS User Experience (UX)

TOPYX LMS

On a scale of 1 to 10 (1 being “not important at all” and 10 being “crucial”), LMS user experience is an 11. The user experience, or UX, of a learning management system (LMS) can promote an L&D program, or it can do the exact opposite. A contributor to eLearning Industry wrote, “.your your online learners must use the LMS to access online training materials that are relevant to them. Their user experience has a significant impact on knowledge retention and real-world applicability.”¹.

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A Comparative Summary for Responsive Authoring Tools – Update 2

Upside Learning

In continuation of our evaluation of different responsive authoring tools, we are presenting Update 2 to our recently published blog ‘A Comparative Summary for Responsive Authoring Tools – Update 1’ This blog features additional authoring tool Lectora Online along with other responsive authoring tools like: Adapt, Evolve, gomo, Elucidat,Captivate 9, Lectora 17 Inspire and Rise. […]. Upside Learning

Website Analytics Tracking for Online Educators

LearnDash

Tracking course analytics is one thing. But what about before your visitors register? In order to provide the best user experience for your visitors, improve your site, and sell more online courses, you need to know how people are engaging with your website. It’s not enough to wait until someone has signed up for your course to begin tracking their behavior. You need to know what they’re doing so that you can sell your course in the first place.

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.