Sat.Mar 03, 2018 - Fri.Mar 09, 2018

Microlearning for Knowledge Retention

TLC Media Design

Do you consider yourself an instructional designer, developer, teacher, curriculum writer, coach? Whatever your title preference we all have the same goal, not to just write training material, but to have our learners be able to pull out and retain the information that we put in.

How to Take a Learning Experience From Miserable to Memorable

Bottom-Line Performance

Imagine you own a travel business. You decide to specialize in trips to Europe. It’s up to you to define the itinerary and make all decisions regarding what a group will do. Now imagine two groups of travelers and two trip purposes. One trip is for educational purposes.

5 reasons to think differently about learning management in the modern workplace

Jane Hart

Whilst there might good reason to have some sort of LMS to track and manage your compliance and other mandatory training, here are some reasons to think differently about learning management. Social learning

10 Astonishing Corporate Training Statistics and What You Can Learn From Each

Your Training Edge

The business world is changing at a rapid pace, therefore if you want to compete in today’s dynamic business environment, you will have to train your employees for it. This is where corporate training comes into play.

[Webinar] The New Formula for Customer Onboarding

When it comes to customer onboarding, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach, but that shouldn’t stop you from forming an effective onboarding strategy. Register for this free webinar with Adam Avramescu of Checkr, and Linda Schwaber-Cohen of Skilljar to learn about the key business characteristics to evaluate before building great customer education offerings.

Upcoming: 7/31 @ 11:30 CTeLearning Myth Busters

Web Courseworks

Date: 7/31 at 11:30 CT. Register Here. Our profession requires us to be practicing in alignment with what science tells us about learning and more. What we don’t need is to be continually in the sway of myths, superstitions, and misconceptions about how our brains think, work, and learn.

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What’s Old is New Again: Board Games & Card Games for Learning

Kapp Notes

There has been an exciting surge in board games and card games for learning. Recently, I wrote about that surge over on LinkedIn in an article titled Board Games and Card Games: Leading the Learning Game Field in 2018.

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A 10-Step Guide to Creating Your Own eLearning Course

JoomlaLMS

eLearning courses have rapidly become an increasingly popular form of online content. The Google search term alone now pings back nearly 16 million results. However, that doesn’t mean that everything is covered.

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Why Training Fails…and What We Can Do About It

eLearning Brothers

Before becoming an instructional designer ten years ago, I was a teacher. As I reflect back on the education courses I took in graduate school, I think of a class that seemed odd at first, but then ended up being one of my favorites. It was called Change Strategies.

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The Art of Being a Female CEO

Lambda Solutions

learning leadership international women's day female entrepreneur

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

A well-designed learning curriculum develops and nurtures skills needed to achieve organizational and business goals with the most effective and engaging set of experiences. This ebook outlines 5 critical steps to develop learning solutions that will help you achieve the most ambitious objectives.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 5: Evaluation

Your Training Edge

Evaluation of your training programs should be occurring at all times. But keep in mind that e-learning evaluation is different; the goal may be the same but your methods will change slightly. When you evaluate your e-learning program, there are two areas to focus on: learner and content.

Start-up growth Challenge

Challenge to Learn

Being CEO of a start-up with triple-digit growth. Every start-up goes through several life stages. At some point, it stops being a start-up and becomes a “scale-up” company instead. That time has come for Easygenerator. This means my role as a CEO is changing significantly.

MWL Newsletter No 54

Jane Hart

Posts, articles and news about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) for the week 25 February – 3 March 2018. Social learning

Go For It – Goal Setting Tips Part 2

eLearning Brothers

By now, you’ve used the steps in the Dream tip to identify your one dream. So what is your one dream? Is it a personal or work-related one? Let’s take a look at how we turn that dream into a goal.

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Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

Creating a Culture of Leadership

Your Training Edge

Many organizational managers assume that by adding leadership training or a leadership development program that they are able to create a culture that accepts leadership. The move from non-existent leadership to a leadership culture takes time – and a few steps in between.

How to design software training, part 1: Do everything except “train”

Making Change

“How can I design good training for new software? What’s the right balance between help screens, job aids, and training?” ” That’s the top question in our idea collector , so let’s go at it. Here’s part 1, in which I say, “Try everything but training.”

A Comparative Summary for Responsive Authoring Tools – Update 1

Upside Learning

An year earlier, we presented separate blog posts on different responsive authoring tools: Adapt, Evolve, gomo, Elucidat, Captivate 9, Lectora 16 and Rise and shared our thoughts about their features, advantages, and limitations. In later blogs, we released detailed feature-wise comparison of these tools. Some of these authoring tools have now come up with newer […]. Upside Learning

The MOST Important Thing

Patti Shank

A few days ago, someone asked me a most interesting question: What is the MOST important thing L&D practitioners can do to improve the instructional content they build?

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 Reasons Why All Team Members Should Have Social Media Training

Your Training Edge

We cannot ignore the integral role which social media platforms are now playing in our digitally connected world, and just how important they are for any marketing strategy within a modern business or start-up.

Emerging Scope Of E-Learning & Development In The Utility Sector

G-Cube

In today’s modern scenario, most of the companies in the Utility industry deliver customized e-learning solutions to cater to the needs of all. Exponential changes in the core digital technologies have accelerated the scope of innovation.

Boost your eLearning content strategy to engage modern learners

Docebo

Join this webinar and learn why your old eLearning content is not working with modern learners. Today’s workforce is rapidly changing and this is why your old content won’t work with modern learners.

Go For It – Goal Setting Tips Part 3

eLearning Brothers

Using Tip 2 , you set your goal. You’re displaying it visibly and viewing it often every day. Viewing your goal is a great start, but now it’s time for action. Without action, a goal is only a wish.

How to Use Customer Training Data to Make Better Business Decisions

You may think customer training is crucial to the success of your organization, but do you have the data to prove it? Download the guide now, and learn how to prove the value of your customer training programs.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 6: Modification

Your Training Edge

Your e-learning program has rolled out and has come under constant evaluation. What are you doing with the evaluation data? If you’re filing it away, that’s not quite enough.

Instructional Design Models: Comparing ADDIE, Bloom, Gagne, & Merrill

Dashe & Thomson

On a recent business trip, I was reminded that even though I live in the world of instructional design every day, how difficult the concept can be to explain to someone who doesn't. Here’s a breakdown of common processes and principles. Instructional Design

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The Top 10 Moodle Plugins

Lambda Solutions

Completion Progress. Now compatible with Moodle 3.4, this popular time-management plugin is a helpful aid for students who benefit from visual reminders. The Completion Progress block is colour-coded for up and coming activities to be completed, and allows for teacher oversight so educators may intervene and help students at risk of falling behind. It also features innovative and helpful activity completion settings and combined progress. Moodle plugins Moodle Features

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Introducing Docebo 7.4

Docebo

Design, adapt, build, and manage your learner’s unique needs. We are excited to announce the release of Docebo 7.4, that gives you the power to design, build and manage any page or menu of your learning platform, in minutes, adapting them to the unique needs of your diverse learner groups.

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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.