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6 Ways to Generate Revenue with Open edX


What is the ROI on your software training? Is your training viewed as a cost center, or a revenue generation machine? Training can be very beneficial for your business, generating revenue both directly and indirectly.

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Understanding Why Learners Fail to Finish Courses

eLogic Learning

Most of the research associated with understanding course completion rates… Read more The post Understanding Why Learners Fail to Finish Courses appeared first on eLogic Learning: Learning Management System (LMS) | Enterprise LMS. Blog eLogic Blog

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VR Enters Corporate Learning With A Vengeance: And The Results Are Amazing

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

As an experienced technology and HR analyst, I’m always a little skeptical about new tools. In the case of Virtual Reality (VR), I played around with the cardboard VR from the New York Times , but never really thought it was ready for prime time. Wow, was I wrong. About a year ago I went.

How to Avoid Alienating Learners in your Online Course


Learners will have better outcomes with the right kind of support from their instructors. One of the biggest struggles online educators have in growing a successful online business lies in engaging and retaining the learners who have already signed up for their course. Online learners frequently feel out of touch and disconnected , and these feelings can be enhanced by unintentional communication mistakes from the educators themselves.

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 use games to market your learning program?


One of the major challenges HR and L&D professionals face is getting the employees to get interested in the learning programs. Games or rather game-based learning can help here. This article will focus on how a company can market its so-called boring learning programs and make them interesting.

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Training End Users with an LMS: 3 Tips for Tech Companies


The estimated direct economic output of the technology industry is $1.6 trillion, which comprises 9.2 percent of the United States’ economy, according to Cyberstates TM,1. And the technology industry isn’t stopping at $1.6 trillion.

3 Practical Approaches for E-learning Evaluation [Infographic]

CommLab India

Looking to evaluate eLearning? This infographic gives you information on the different approaches that can be followed for evaluating the effectiveness of eLearning courses. eLearning Design elearning evaluation

What does an instructional designer do?

Experiencing eLearning

This post was originally published on May 26, 2007. It has become by far my most popular post. Even after all these years, people are trying to answer this question. In the coming months, I plan to update a number of “classic” posts like this one.

The Biggest Education Technology Trends for 2019

Lambda Solutions

Every year, it seems like more and more media outlets are ready to announce the end of the traditional classroom — that desks and chalkboards will soon be discarded to make way for flipped classes, digital workspaces and social learning.

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Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.

4 Lessons to Learn from Launching Your First Course


Experience is hard to come by. Your first online course is something you can only learn by doing. Are you prepared for your online educational debut? That’s a bit of a trick question. They answer is: you’re not, and you won’t be until you actually gain some experience.

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Market Your Online Course: A Step-by-Step Guide to Success

Client Engagement Academy

Wouldn’t be great if your online course could just itself?

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5 Sectors That Require Upskilling and Reskilling

Your Training Edge

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Why Do We Need a Global Training Approach?

InSync Training

Virtually There Session Recap. More likely than not, your organization now has a global component.

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LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

What Is The Business Value of Online Learning?


How valuable is online training for businesses, and how can they calculate ROI? You’ve heard a lot about online learning, but how do you know it’s the best solution for your organization? Many businesses have ample need for more efficient training, whether it be for new hires, continued learning, or leadership development. However, it’s not always clear to these organizations how they should address this need.

How To Benefit From Game-Based Learning and Gamification in eLearning

Lambda Solutions

Game-based learning and gamification are often talked about interchangeably when it comes to eLearning, but they are not the same. So what does each term actually mean, and how is each implemented into a learning system?

The wisdom of instruction

Clark Quinn

I was listening in to a webinar on trends in higher education. The speakers had been looking at different higher ed pedagogy models, within and external to institutions. It became clear that there was a significant gap between a focus on meeting corporate needs and the original goals of education.

Taking gamification in training to the next level


Not two years ago, on a warm summer night I happened to be the beneficiary of free and reliable babysitting – the grandparents had come over to spend quality time with the baby.

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.

eLearning Courses: 4 Signs it’s Time to Revamp Them

CommLab India

Revamping old eLearning courses to match the learning requirements of tech-savvy learners is inevitable. This blog gives four signs to identify when it’s time to revamp eLearning courses. eLearning Design eLearning courses

Tips for eLearning Scriptwriting

B Online Learning

One of the many skills that eLearning designers need is the ability to write clear and engaging audio scripts. Good narration should complement […]. The post Tips for eLearning Scriptwriting appeared first on B Online Learning. Development

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Skating to where L&D needs to be

Clark Quinn

“I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.” ” – Wayne Gretsky. This quote, over-used to the point of being a cliché, is still relevant. I was just reading Simon Terry’s amusing and insightful post on ‘best practices’ (against them, of course), and it reminded me of this phrase. He said “Best practices are often racing to where someone used to be”, and that’s critical.

The Learning Blockchain Emerges

CLO Magazine

Elliott Masie is the chairman and CLO of The Masie Center’s Learning Consortium and CEO of The Masie Center, an international think tank focused on learning and workplace productivity.

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.

On followership for Millennials in the workplace


There is a point in the first installment of The Lord of the Rings when all the worthy individuals representing various beings in Middle Earth meet to try and decide what should be done about the one ring of power.

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10 Helpful Types of Video for Business

Visual Lounge

Using video for business is no longer an upcoming trend–it’s the norm. Business Insider reports that consumers will spend 84 minutes each day watching online video in 2020.

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7 Microlearning Online Training Assets You May Be Overlooking

EI Design

In a world full of deadlines, distractions and disruption, microlearning gives us hope! Learn how to break your online training into bite-sized chunks that can be accessed whenever, wherever. . How To Make The Most Of Your Existing Microlearning Online Training Assets.

A Leader’s Guide to Effective Dialogue Under Pressure

CLO Magazine

How can a manager become measurably more effective? To answer this question, scholars, scientists and leaders have studied personality traits; others have tried to understand and categorize management styles. While these studies yield appealing insights, they are difficult to emulate.

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.