Sat.Apr 20, 2019 - Fri.Apr 26, 2019

How To Combat The Forgetting Curve

Unboxed

How many times have you focused really hard in an effort to learn something once just to forget it later on? For most of us, it’s a regular occurrence. Over time, memories fade. Good memories, bad memories, important memories…all of them.

7 Creative Ways To Make The Most Of eLearning Pre-Assessments

Dashe & Thomson

How much do your online learners really know, and how well are they able to apply it in the real world? That’s the million-dollar question when you’re designing an eLearning course. It’s all about identifying the gaps so that you can bridge them as quickly, and stress-free, as possible.

Artificial Intelligence Enhances The Learning Process: How Is That Possible?

eLearning Industry

AI-based learning not only eases the process of learning but also generates a significant amount of data that can be further analyzed through to improvise not only the students but the different industries as well. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

7 Components of High-Quality Online Content

CourseArc

Students of today are very different from those in the past. Is education changing to keep up? Probably not fast enough.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

3 Shocking Facts About Knowledge Retention

Docebo

Employees forget up to 50% of what they learned within an hour. One of the biggest obstacles preventing L&D effectiveness is an employee’s ability to retain knowledge that is critical to their job.

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How practicing mental math can make managers better at business

Your Training Edge

Managers who influence decisions and strategy must see through the numbers to avoid expensive and foolish mistakes. One out of 5 adults in the United Kingdom struggles with mental arithmetic, according to a study by YouGov.

How to Encourage Management Buy-In Using LMS Learning Analytics

Lambda Solutions

Every organization has its own set of goals, unique methodology, and a particular way of using their LMS to serve learners and provide training. Because of this, it’s important that you choose the right analytics when presenting your program to management.

Beyond Or and Both/And in Learning Design

InSync Training

When online learning and engagement tools first appeared on the scene, people were talking about whether to use them. The conversation in learning design was about face-to-face OR digital. Learning Design

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4 Key Considerations when Creating an Online Course

LearnDash

Online courses are a fantastic way to transfer your expertise into the willing hands and minds of would-be students. However, starting one can be easier said than done. How do you quantify and “package” a span of information that for you likely comes as second nature? While creating an online course can seem challenging at first, it is ultimately a rewarding – both personally and financially speaking – goal that carries the strong potential to be self-sustaining for years to come.

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A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

How To Help Your Employees to be the Best They Can Be

Your Training Edge

The workers who are successful managers are gold. Your manager will be subject to heavy labor, pressure, and pressure. So, assist your manager and do everything possible to develop your skills and to facilitate your step ups. Whenever you are a manager, you will appreciate the same thing.

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Root Cause Analysis Methods & Tips

Association eLearning

You fell and hurt your arm. X-rays reveal that it’s broken, and you’re in a lot of pain. What would you think if the doctor gave you pain medication and sent you home, without doing anything else? Speaking personally, I wouldn’t have a very high opinion of the doctor. The pain is just a symptom and treating it is a temporary fix. The broken bone is the root cause. If it isn’t addressed, the symptom will persist and the problem itself will get worse over time.

The Role of Managers in Modern Learning

InSync Training

Trainers must not only support learning objectives, but also business goals. More often than not, our stakeholders include our learners’ managers. Their involvement in our initiatives impact the outcomes we see. In our experience, if managers undervalue components of a blend – for example, virtual classroom sessions – their teams will lack the necessary support and resources they need in order to successfully participate in learning activities. The best bet for overcoming leadership leeriness?

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How to Spot a Training Opportunity for Businesses

LearnDash

Support workers when they need training (and not when they don’t). Corporate e-learning is a large segment of the online learning industry that faces its own set of unique challenges. One of the biggest hurdles these organizations must overcome is identifying when their employees need training so that they can offer assistance effectively. A missed training opportunity could cost an organization thousands of dollars in lost productivity, dissatisfied customers, or failed compliance tests.

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.

7 Shocking Ways the Internet of Things Has Changed e-Learning Process

Your Training Edge

Did you know that the total spending on the Internet of Things is expected to reach $1.2 trillion in 2022? And a study has shown that the number of Internet of Things connected devices will reach 75.44 billion by 2025. These numbers show that the Internet of Things will keep growing as time flies.

How Sales Reps Can Overcome 'Fear of Change' Objections

ej4 eLearning

Why is your prospect hesitating to change? They don’t trust you. They have other sellers ahead of you. They struggle with the price. They don’t have time to haggle or move forward. And one of the hardest to nail down, they are heavily resistant to change.

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5 Reasons To Switch To A New LMS

Lambda Solutions

Your Learning Management System (LMS) is a vital tool that should help your organization get the most from your learning and development initiatives. Sometimes things change, however, and the tools that once helped are starting to hold you back.

Reflection on reflection

Clark Quinn

Of late, there’ve been a few dialogs on Twitter. As I opined in the recent podcast I was interviewed in, using Twitter for a dialog is kind of new. I’m not talking about a tweet chat like #lrnchat (which I think is a great thing), but a out-loud dialog with others weighing in.

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Picture Your Time Management: Read This and Make It So

Your Training Edge

Time management is one of the biggest issues for a student. They lack time management and feel depressed when they don’t achieve good results. Managing time is important because it helps to pay special attention to studies, and manage their day to day life with better accuracy.

Provide Live support with the implementation of a Chatbot for eLearning

Paradiso

Chatbot for eLearning is the support tool that accompanies the training process to provide more closeness to the users and thus combat the face-to-face barrier within the virtual training platform.

Is Instructional Design the Right Career?

Experiencing eLearning

This is the last installment of my series on instructional design careers. Links to the rest of the series are at the end of this post. Previously, I’ve talked about the skills instructional designers need and how to get into the field of ID.

ELC 055: What You Need to Know About Cognitive Load

The eLearning Coach

John Sweller, who formulated cognitive load theory, explains how instructional designers can design more effective learning experiences. Podcasts

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

How Ensuring Business Compliance Can Be Your Startup’s Backbone?

Your Training Edge

“The way to get started is to quit talking and start doing” – Walt Disney. Have you ever sat down and thought, “How I wish I had a business of my own”?

HT2 Labs ‘Astonished and Humbled’ to Win Prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise

HT2 Labs

H T2 Labs’ CEO, Dr Ben Betts and Chairman, Alan Betts.

POINT-OF-WORK: The Impact of Interdependencies & Ripple Effects

Living in Learning

“How many times have we (L&D) built awesome training solutions to solve symptoms…and miss the root cause(s) behind productivity restrainers in our process?” and ”How many times have we ignored the Ripple Effects influencing or being influenced by our solution decisions?”.

Restore default slide master layouts in PowerPoint with VBA

BrightCarbon

PowerPoint is an awesome tool for creating your latest presentation template but if you’re the person responsible for creating them in your organisation, you’ll know that PowerPoint often behaves like a badly-behaved monkey.

Monetizing Customer Education: Free, Fee, and Everything In Between

Some of the best customer education programs monetize customer training to help offset program costs, fuel new initiatives, and enable additional investment in your programs. In this webinar, Skilljar will discuss the free-to-fee continuum and share best practices for developing a pricing and packaging strategy for your education offers.