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

What Defines an Ideal Learning Management System?

Origin Learning

A simple tool designed to run learning modules and tests in an academic institution has evolved into an all-purpose application/software, which is now used in both academia and enterprise learning across the world.

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality

Association eLearning

What’s the difference between virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)? And can they actually be useful for training or are they just gimmicks? Let’s take a look. Virtual Reality. The learner is in a completely artificial environment. Involves wearing an enclosed headset.

How Can Simulation-Based Training Improve Machine Handling At Workplace

G-Cube

Every organization wants to gain an extra edge by introducing new and sophisticated machineries that will mitigate risks to meet stringent regulations and business needs. Most of the industry leaders are grappling with increased technical complexity than what engineers might not have imagined before.

Three Ways Technology is Changing the Learning Space (Plus One)

Learningtogo

We love our tech. Most of us in the learning profession pride ourselves on being comfortable with technology. Whenever a new tool is available, we’re ready to give it a try, eager to adopt the latest way to help people learn.

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.

5 eLearning Trend Predictions for 2018

eLearning Brothers

Every year it’s fun to take a broad look at the eLearning industry and try to predict some trends that will dominate the coming months. Here are 5 trends we think you should look out for this year!

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Spotlight: Yoast Academy

LearnDash

One of the most important aspects of any website is their search engine optimization (SEO) strategy. This is often a multi-faceted process combining tools, procedures, best practices, and consistency. However, there is one problem with the SEO industry and that is lack of reliable information.

The current work of L&D (survey)

Jane Hart

This is Part 2 of the L&D survey I am running. This part looks at how much time you spend on a range of L&D activities, as well as how much time you would like to spend on them. Social learning

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Webinar: What can eLearning Brothers Custom do for you?

eLearning Brothers

Last week we had our own Doug Lange give an amazing webinar showing off some recent projects by the eLearning Brothers Custom Solutions Team. This includes great work for companies like Adobe, Mercedes, Walmart, and PayPal.

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Now Hiring! Join Our Virtual Team

InSync Training

Are you a GREAT virtual classroom producer? Do you have experience supporting WebEx Training Center, Adobe Connect, or any other virtual classroom platform? InSync Training is interested in learning more about you! We are seeking qualified contractors to join our dynamic production team. Our producers ensure flawless virtual learning events by providing instructional and technical support to facilitators during live learning events, training sessions, and meetings

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.

Podcast: Megan Murphy – Executive Director – National Coalition of Girls’ Schools

Learningtogo

If you’re wondering if there is still a place for all-girls’ education today, listen to my interview with Executive Director Megan Murphy who has led the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools ( NCGS ).

MWL Newsletter No 50

Jane Hart

Here are posts, articles and news about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) selected by Jane Hart for the week 28 January – 3 February 2018. Social learning

5 Indicators Your Training Is Aimed At High Schoolers

Allen Interactions

Whenever you begin the discussion of meaningful training for adults, someone inevitably—and boldly—proclaims, “We must accommodate adult learning theory!” Of course, everyone else murmurs their complete agreement. We simply must

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How to Completely Substitute Homeschooling with E-Learning

JoomlaLMS

Over the last few years, everything has changed thanks to the advances in technology. Nowadays, we have the ability to access so much information, all from just a couple of clicks on our keyboard and it’s changing the way we see the world. Blog articles

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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.

100% Responsibility

Your Training Edge

Too often we find that we blame others for issues that impact us and our lives. We suggest that our life is the result of what others have done or are doing and we eliminate our responsibility towards those events. My suggestion to any possible resolution is to take 100% responsibility.

Managing Minds in the Workplace While Big Brother is Watching

The Performance Improvement Blog

I’m afraid some companies are regressing to the workplace Taylorism of the early 1900s, a time when efficiency became more important than humanity. In an attempt to increase productivity and lower costs, companies are installing technology that monitors and controls employee behavior.

Gamification and Game-Based Learning: The Engagement Game

InSync Training

Measuring the impact of gamification or game-based learning can seem challenging. How do we know if our learners are more engaged? How do we know if gamification motivated our team to learn more? How do we know if the game-based eLearning we created will affect productivity? Before we can answer those questions, we need to look back at the alignment of our gamification and game-based learning strategies with our original learning objectives.

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Megan Murphy – Executive Director – National Coalition of Girls’ Schools

Learningtogo

Listen to Podcast: [link] Megan Murphy, Executive Director. If you’re wondering if there is still a place for all-girls’ education today, listen to my interview with Executive Director Megan Murphy who has led the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools ( NCGS ).

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.

9 Tips to Get Online Training From Professional Dissertation Writers

Your Training Edge

Writing dissertation paper for your Ph. D or master’s is a huge undertaking which cannot be taken lightly. One can find a lot of difference and similarities in every paper. In certain ways composing a dissertation in master’s degree can make one feel like competing in a marathon.

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Advancing Professional Education

Web Courseworks

We understand your corporate members have very different needs than your individual learners. Provide your corporate members with a unique member benefit: a co-branded education portal.

IFTTT: Automation and the philosophy of causation

Docebo

Some thoughts on the implications of AI, automation, causation and… the philosophy of metaphysics? We have been hearing a lot about the growth of AI. How much it is going to revolutionize learning tech. Change everything. But I’m not a computer tech genius; I studied Philosophy back in the day.

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Creating Diversity in the Workplace

Edmego Learning

With the world’s mobility and diversity increasing near-exponentially, it is vital for your company to understand how change can potentially serve your company’s interests.

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Best Practices for Launching an External LMS

When launching a new platform to deliver customer and partner training, there are a few key items to keep in mind. The best and simplest way to stay organized during this process is to follow the tried-and-true practices outlined in this eBook.

Account Planning

Your Training Edge

You’ve spent time in Opportunity Management and Sales Forecasting. You know which clients are the “top ten” probable sales – and you know how many sales you need to make to be profitable. Without account planning, your hard work may go to waste.

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When and How to Select an LMS for Your Association

Web Courseworks

Successful education programs within an association entail harmonizing a diverse array of software systems. Associations must be familiar with the tools at their disposal. A Learning Management System (LMS) can be a crucial asset for managing education programs.

Data Driven Learning Design

Adult Learning with Technology

Recently I came across a fantastic eBook on Data Driven Learning Design by Lori -Niles-Hofmann [twitter] that you should really have a read of if you do any form of Learning and Development.

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Combating Harassment in the Workplace

Edmego Learning

Workplace Harassment can be based on a variety of factors that differ from one person to another, such as race, sex, and disability. This course will give you the tools necessary to recognize harassment in the workplace.

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.

Do you have Passion?

Your Training Edge

Last night I attended the Party for Mercedes-Benz USA. It was a beautiful event, on their beautiful corporate campus. It was attended by some 700 staffers. Near the start of the event, the head of North America, was on a stage addressing the staff.

Usability Tips for a Seamless LMS

Web Courseworks

Michael Hartman of Sandstorm Design will be presenting during our February eLearning Thought Leaders Series Webinar ! During this webinar, viewers can expect to learn about how usability testing can help drive a significantly improved user experience for your members.

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Battle scars

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s an ugly trend on Australian television that’s been going on for quite a while. I hoped it would fade away but it only seems to be getting worse.

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