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Top 10 eLearning Myths EXPLODED! | OttoLearn

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Many eLearning myths started out with noble intentions, but they don't actually hold any water. Do you use any of these eLearning myths for your training

Should You Embrace Macro Learning in Your Online Classroom?

LearnDash

What happens when your idea is too big for one course? We’ve written a lot about micro learning and related ideas, but we haven’t talked much about the opposite: macro learning, and the big-picture thinking it entails. While micro learning can help educators find traction with their course and build momentum, macro learning provides direction and an overarching unity to their course material.

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Checklist: Critical Success Factors You Need to Incorporate Into Your Online Course

Client Engagement Academy

Maybe you’re a seasoned online course creator, looking to make your courses more profitable. Or maybe you’re just starting out, completely overwhelmed by the idea of creating a course from scratch. Whatever the case, to achieve the maximum potential of your online course business, you need to “bake in” these critical success factors.

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Need to Calculate LMS ROI? Here’s How Business Leaders Do The Math

Talented Learning

EDITOR’S NOTE: Because extended enterprise learning involves multiple disciplines, we sometimes ask other experts to share their insights. Today we feature advice from Ajay Pangarkar , CTDP, FCPA, FCMA and President of CentralKnowledge. Ajay is an award-winning blogger, author and LinkedIn online course instructor who helps learning practitioners develop the financial acumen they need to align training initiatives with key business objectives. Why is LMS ROI Analysis Important?

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Paycor CFO Survey: The State of American Business in 2021

In Paycor’s latest survey, more than 2,000 Finance and HR leaders told us about their plans for 2021. Download the survey for actionable insights and tips.

What Does a Chief Learning Officer Do? (INFOGRAPHIC)

eLearningMind

Everything You Need to Know About a Chief Learning Officer (CLO). The position of CLO isn’t new; it was once called Director of Training or something similar. Still, the title might seem unfamiliar if your organization hasn’t created a dedicated role for learning (yet).

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Coaching subject-matter experts to facilitate learning

Matrix

Subject-matter experts (SMEs) are individuals with a deep understanding of a process, a technology or a part of the business. They are an indispensable asset for companies, as they can find creative solutions to problems, look at something from different angles, and provide support for new hires. When you know something very well, you can easily understand the bigger picture and see what others don’t. Innovation and creativity are closely linked to expertise in a field.

How To Make A Business Impact (with L&D)

Upside Learning

This is a short version of the session I delivered in Oct’19 at the LearnX, Melbourne on how can L&D make a business impact. Here’s the complete slide deck – Make A Business Impact, State of L&D To kick off the session I asked for a show of hands on: No one raised their hand for […]. Upside Learning

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Action Mapping Instructional Design & Learning Evaluation

Watershed

As we covered in the ADDIE model , it’s important to stay aligned with the business goals and outcomes as you develop and deliver learning. And one way to ensure you stay aligned is by mapping how each step of the design process fits into the bigger picture of the organization.

Virtual Learning 101: Technical Disasters

InSync Training

One of the most common questions my team and I receive about virtual learning events boils down to technology : how do you make sure glitches don’t cause learners to disconnect? I love this question! It means that stakeholders, designers, and facilitators care about the experience learners have in a session.

9 Warning Signs Your Employees Need Language Training

Most global companies are diverse in perspectives, backgrounds, and yes, language. Language barriers can compound existing communication problems, often resulting in business losses. Learn the 9 warning signs your employees need language training today!

Top 5 Learning Trends to Watch in 2020

Fulcrum Labs

What does the future hold? With the pace of innovation today, it can be hard to tell what learning trends. The post Top 5 Learning Trends to Watch in 2020 appeared first on Fulcrum Labs. Fulcrum Labs Blog Adaptive Learning Learning Culture

Instructional Design Experience Before Your First Job

Experiencing eLearning

“How do you get experience in the field so you can get your first ID job?” ” That’s a recurring questions I hear from those trying to start their instructional design careers. It feels like a catch-22: you can’t get any experience until you get a job, and you can’t get a job without experience. People who built portfolios as part of a masters or graduate certificate program are generally in a better position, but they may need experience too.

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6 Soft Skills Employers Look for in Every Candidate

Infopro Learning

What are soft skills? No matter the position, organization or industry, people work with other people. Soft skills are what enable us to effectively communicate and work with each other. By developing soft skills, we can better work together and contribute to a more productive workplace. These six soft skills are what employers look for when interviewing candidates –. Communication.

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How do you drive yourself?

Clark Quinn

How do I drive myself? I was asked that in a coaching session. The question is asking how I keep learning. There are multiple answers, which I’ve probably talked about before, but I’ll reflect here. I think it’s important to regularly ask: “how do you drive yourself?” ” As it’s the end of the year, my conversant was looking at professional development.

The Ins and Outs of Connecting Technologies in a Modern Learning Ecosystem

Speaker: TJ Seabrooks, former CEO at Rustici Software

Have you ended up with a collection of content inputs and data outputs that might be hard to wrangle? If your organization uses multiple LMSs and has content coming from many different places, or you’re heading in this direction, this webinar is for you.

How Learning Paths Help to Create Structured Learning Programs

Docebo

Managing an increasing number of learners on their development journey is no small feat. Not only do you have to create new learning content and analyze the progress of each of your learners, but you also have to spend hours assigning them a selection of relevant courses. This is where learning paths will be your saving grace.

Creating a Better eLearning Experience for Your Employees Part 2: Gamification

TOPYX LMS

Looking for a way to deliver a better eLearning experience to your employees? Integrating gamification into your online courses can help. Gamification in eLearning provides learners with constant, automatic feedback, recognition, and motivation to continue engaging with training. eLearning LMS Employee Training Gamification

Ways to Help Your Employees Grow

Your Training Edge

Your employees do so much to help your small business run efficiently. They are the cogs in your company’s machine, the people who do the heavy lifting to help you succeed. As valuable as they are to you, don’t you want to give them more opportunities to expand their knowledge and grow in the industry? Of course you do. What are some ways that you can offer professional development to your employees? Help With Education Expenses. Education opens doors for everyone.

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Engaging Learners Across Generation Gaps

InSync Training

You’ve probably heard by now that, for the first time in history, our organizations include five generations of employees. For those of us in learning & development, that means our training programs must address the skills gaps, professional development needs, and future goals of divergently different groups of people.

The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

Customer Service Training for the Modern Team

ej4 eLearning

If you have customers, you have people whose job is customer care. We know it’s more costly to gain a new customer than it is to retain a current one. Customer care, customer relations, or customer service are synonyms for the teams responsible for protecting this part of the business. For many companies, that has traditionally meant trained professionals in a call center or at a customer service desk in a brick and mortar location. Training & Development

Creating a Better eLearning Experience for Your Employees Part 1: Storyboards

TOPYX LMS

Providing better training experiences for your employees can have far-reaching positive effects on your business. And you can start making improvements with something as simple as utilizing storyboards. This tool communicates the story of an eLearning course, giving course designers a visual concept of what the course should consist of before they start crafting it.

How to Effectively Use Virtual Coaching Programs For Employee Training?

Your Training Edge

As the world of corporates has started offering useful employee training programs, employees in 2020 will have more reasons to be satisfied with their jobs. However, many employers are still having a tough time trying to implement these virtual coaching programs. We understand this. And so we try to answer one of the most frequently asked questions related to virtual coaching — how to effectively use virtual coaching programs for employee training.

How Much Does It Cost to Develop an Online Course?

learnWorlds

Whether it’s worth to create a course or not is a question that many people so eagerly want to get an answer to. But, how much would it cost? And, is it profitable? The short answer is “YES it can be quite profitable!” The long answer requires a more in-depth analysis. Creating and selling online courses is a highly profitable business with the potential to open up a passive stream of income. But, how much does it cost to create one?

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Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

8 Benefits of Creating Microlearning Videos Based on Social Learning Elements

Obsidian Learning

In a recent blog article, How to Adapt Your Microcontent to Your Employees’ Social Needs , we discussed the importance of addressing social needs at work, and how you can use your microcontent to both educate and to engage/build community. In this article we’re going to narrow the focus specifically on the medium of learning videos as microcontent you can adapt to support social learning. As we explained previously, social learning is most generally defined as learning with and through others.

Your top learning technology questions, answered

Axonify

“Where do I even start when it comes to learning technology?” This was the big question we set out to answer during our latest L&D webinar. I was joined by Dani Johnson, founder and principal analyst at RedThread Research, for a one-hour discussion on the modern learning technology ecosystem. During the first 30 minutes, Dani … Continued. The post Your top learning technology questions, answered appeared first on Axonify. Modern Training

Augmented Reality in Learning: What Is AR And How Will it Revolutionise Training?

Growth Engineering

What is augmented reality? Remember Back to the Future 2? Marty takes a stroll around the world in 2015 and is suddenly startled by a digitalised shark from Jaws 19. This is augmented reality. Digital elements are overlayed real-world situations. Unfortunately, 2015 is long gone and we still haven’t got digital sharks jumping out at […]. The post Augmented Reality in Learning: What Is AR And How Will it Revolutionise Training? appeared first on Growth Engineering.

How to Create Captions for Live Presentations

Rapid eLearning

I present at a lot of conferences and workshops. I’ve always thought about having captions during the live presentations. They come in handy for the person who can’t hear and needs them. And they potentially add value for the person who can’t quite hear everything: maybe the room is disruptive or the speaker talks too fast. Or perhaps, English isn’t the first language and hearing and processing is a little slower.

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!