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eLearning Trends for 2018

Association eLearning

Every year around this time, we discuss the eLearning trends for the next year. What’s hot? What’s not? What are we all going to be talking about next year? These are the eLearning trends for 2018. VR/AR. While VR and AR have been talked about in recent years, we think the excitement will grow.

How To Work With Subject Matter Experts

Dashe & Thomson

By: Andrea May, Fiona Quigley, and Dawn Mahoney. Subject Matter Experts

Microlearning – Relearn and Refresh Your Concepts for Improved Learning Experience

G-Cube

Microlearning is a process of learning in small chunks to address different needs of learners. It is a way of teaching and delivering learning content in small and specific bursts. With changing pace of technology, people round the world are depending on microlearning to provide learning with ease.

An Online Training Management Solution: @Work

Wisetail LMS

We've crafted a training solution that allows you to keep certain content in your LMS available only at work while allowing all learners full access to the system’s social and communication features. We call it @Work. The post An Online Training Management Solution: @Work appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All LMS Best Practices

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.

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The Talent Management Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have developed a program that effectively integrates learning into broader talent management initiatives such as employee engagement, onboarding, succession planning, recruiting or performance management. DIVISION 1. Richard Williams.

Video Lessons

Clark Quinn

So, I’ve been creating a ‘deeper elearning’ course for one of the video course providers. And I’m not mentioning where it is (yet), since it’s still under development. But to do this, I had to do some serious learning about creating video.

Discovering Instructional Design 4: The Affective Domain

The E-Learning Curve

When defining the end-goal of instruction as part of goal analysis, it's helpful to explore the relevance of the often-overlooked Affective Domain. Continue Reading → The post Discovering Instructional Design 4: The Affective Domain appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

How to Add Captions to Video for Accessibility

Visual Lounge

People who are deaf or hard of hearing rely on captions to gain meaning from your video content. But there are a lot of other great reasons for using them, as well. Here’s how to add captions to video for accessibility. What are captions? One of the most widely-known uses for captions — closed captioning — enables people who are deaf or hard of hearing to access and understand the audio portions of a video.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Learning Technology: The Future of the Learning Experience

CLO Magazine

Casper Moerck, head of learning technology for Siemens, says machine learning will soon be able to personalize content from anywhere for learners and even create content just for them.

Protect Your Brand from Disgruntled Employees

KnowledgeCity

We all know brand image matters, right? What are some of the big brands you can think of? Amazon, Coca-Cola, Nike? You know these names because careful branding was done by each of these companies. But what about your company’s image? Does it even have a brand image?

Discovering Instructional Design 3: A Systems Approach

The E-Learning Curve

Several types of analysis are undertaken when using a systems approach for Instructional Systems Design (ISD) strategy to learning program development. Continue Reading → The post Discovering Instructional Design 3: A Systems Approach appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

A festive message from us

Unicorn Training

Season's Greetings!We We wanted to say a big thanks to all our clients, partners and friends for your ongoing support and being part of the Unicorn family. We hope you enjoy your festive break and look forward to working with you again in 2018.

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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.

Good Leaders Can Redefine Training to Help Transform Workplace Culture

CLO Magazine

Only a handful of children will make a varsity team without an involved cheerleader in their lives spurring them on and driving accountability. You’ll likely never see a child make it to the Olympics without a parental figure taking an active role in their training. The same is true of employees.

Spaced Repetition is the Key to Sales Training Reinforcement

Allego

When sales training efforts fail to deliver desired performance improvements, the likely culprit is lack of follow-up after initial training. Without sales training reinforcement, reps start forgetting what they learned almost immediately — within a month, over 80% of it!

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#GivingTuesday 2017 Recap – What Worked and What Didn’t

LearnDash

The results are in – this year was the biggest Giving Tuesday yet! According to the Giving Tuesday Facebook Page, Giving Tuesday 2018: **$274 million raised online. **2.4 million gifts. **$110.98 mean gift size. Over 1 million social mentions and 21.7 billion impressions.

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Simple Ways To Build a Culture of Continuous Learning at Work

Litmos

Learning and development is in the middle of an exciting transformation.

2018 Customer Training Goals

Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks? If you’re not sure, this guide can help.

5 Books On E-Learning from 2017 that Caught Our Attention

CommLab India

Discover some of the top books of 2017 on e-learning in this blog. eLearning Design Custom eLearning

How to select an eLearning solution for partner training?

WizIQ

Choosing the right partner training platform is an integral step for the success of the business. By opting for a highly scalable, full-featured, cloud-based training platform, an organization can. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

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The Growing Opportunity of Online Course Proctoring

LearnDash

Online courses and distance learning have opened up new business opportunities. One of those opportunities is online proctoring. Countless of organizations and educational institutions rely on e-learning to delivery course content. Of these there is a large contingency that administer exams that award continuing education certificates when passed. It stands to reason that these institutions would be interested in some component of online facilitation. This segment isn’t anything new.

Marc My Words: I Predict More Predictions for 2018 by Marc Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

We have come to the silly season of predictions for 2018 about our field. Here are Marc’s 15 predictions about what will be. predicted. Emerging Topics Learning Research Professional Development

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.

5 Essential Engagement Techniques for Effective Instructional Designing

CommLab India

Check this blog for five reasonable techniques that will help you increase engagement in your online courses. eLearning Design Instructional design

Another Slice of Pizza, Please

KnowledgeStar

One of the most widely read of my recent posts was The Pizza Story about the artisanal pizza made by robots in the Zume pizzeria in Palo Alto, California. The post showed that we have no idea how far automation has already reached its steely fingers into the many places in our lives. The point was […]. Managing Minds

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5 Critical Career Lessons to Help You in 2018

Learnloft

Being named by LinkedIn as a Top Voice in Management & Workplace is quite an honor. While the award is validation for the work our team is doing to help turn managers into leaders is nice, it’s just the beginning. Here are 5 Critical Career Lessons to Help You in 2018.

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Target Business Goals with Measurable Learning Objectives by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Writing measurable learning objectives is an essential step in ensuring that eLearning addresses business goals. Getting Started Instructional Design

Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

Embracing Mindfulness as a Corporate Leadership Strategy

ReadyTech

“We don’t talk about mindfulness that much, but that’s how we operate. We focus on what’s right in front of us,” explains Pete Caroll , Seattle Seahawks Head Coach. “We We don’t care about the other team or the environment we’re playing in.

More Than Meets the Eye

CLO Magazine

It is said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. In the case of eye tracking, a type of research used to record and analyze where people focus their attention, one could argue that, actually, improved skill and safety are in the eye of the beholder.

How “system of systems” relates to xAPI: a learning from I/ITSEC 2017

Experience API

Last week wrapped up I/ITSEC 2017 , the largest training and simulation event in the world. This year, we exhibited and talked with people about how we help solve problems around eLearning standards like xAPI and SCORM (along with the updated DoDI 1322.26 ).