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Board Games and Card Games: Leading the Learning Game Field in 2018

Kapp Notes

If past is prologue, the learning game industry is set for a wild ride in 2018. One of the most interesting trends and developments across the gaming industry is the surge in the popularity of both board and card games.

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Training Reinforcement: 7 Things You Need to Know

Knowledge Guru

Organizations expend constant effort to deliver information employees need to know for their jobs. And oftentimes, there’s a lot at stake. You depend on training to help your employees make more sales, provide better customer service, avoid regulatory issues, and make fewer mistakes.

Hottest Trends in Learning for 2018

TLC Media Design

What’s your favorite method of eLearning? Do you prefer to read an eBook, participate in an interactive learning module, or maybe a good old-fashioned webinar is more up your alley?

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Elearning Trends for 2018

Experiencing eLearning

At the end of last year, Bryan Jones from eLearningArt reached out to me for my predictions on the top 3 eLearning trends for 2018. He then took the responses from me and 56 other experts and put together a summary video of the top trends here and an article of the top eLearning trends here.

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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.

SCORM: What is it?

Association eLearning

What version of SCORM are you using? Is the LMS SCORM conformant? xAPI might be replacing SCORM in the future. You hear about it in eLearning all the time, but what is it? Other than giving a definition we’ve never really discussed it here. So, let’s change that. How SCORM is Like a DVD.

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Aligning Performance with Results

Your Training Edge

Aligning performance with results can be achieved with a few overarching steps. By doing this, each person will be clear what his or her role is – and you can truly measure and adjust the organization’s performance at regular intervals.

Spread the Love With These eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

It’s February, which means…THAT holiday is coming up. You know the one. You either love it or you hate it or you’re just waiting for it to be over so you can buy all the discounted candy at Walgreens.

An Example Tech Stack for LearnDash

LearnDash

?. WordPress gives you incredible flexibility, but sometimes that can be confusing. Here is an “under the hood” look at one company’s LearnDash tech stack. One thing that is great about using WordPress for your online course is that you have so many features at your fingertips.

Combating “The Homer Simpson Effect”

Learningtogo

You Have to Forget Some Old Truths to Master Essentials of Brain-Based Learning. There really is a “Homer Simpson” effect in neuroscience. The phenomenon was given this name in honor of the Fox network character, Homer Simpson.

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.

How to Improve Your Leadership Skills

Your Training Edge

One thing that I have observed during my academic and professional days is that individuals who possess a certain skill have the greater chance of being successful as compare to the individuals who lack it. The set of skills that gives us an edge over others in the market are the leadership skills.

Cheers to 2018’s Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies

eLearning Brothers

Training Industry recently released the seventh annual list of the Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies and we were proud to see many of our awesome partners named! The amazing game developers over at The Game Agency earned a spot on the list.

PebblePad and Modern Workplace Learning

Jane Hart

Yesterday, in a free seminar at the Learning Technologies 2018 Expo hall in London, I gave a short presentation with Shane Sutherland, the CEO of PebblePad, about how their personal learning platform underpins Modern Professional Learning, as well as how it provides a new employee-centred “learning technology” to support learning … Social learning

How Can Online Education Accommodate Older Audiences?

LearnDash

Older generations are increasingly interested in online courses. What about yours? There’s an obvious distinction in online education between adult learners and K-12 learners.

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.

5 Tips to Re-Energize a Lifelong Learning Mindset

Learning Rebels

Click here to jump to the Learning Rebels BIG AUDACIOUS giveaway. For many, the New Year often brings into focus the possibilities of a brighter future. We want to brighten our horizons, learn more, and to be better versions of ourselves. We cheer the New Year and write checks that we might not be ready to cash. Once the reality of January 2nd hits, some of us might not sure what direction to go in and our commitment to lifelong learning falters. Sound familiar? . It does to me.

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24 New Lectora Online Support Videos You Should Watch

eLearning Brothers

Support.eLearningBrothers.com is your source for tutorials and how-to videos related to all your favorite eLearning authoring tools. When you need a little help getting to the next step in your eLearning development, come visit us! We’ve got your back.

Why Accessibility Matters in Online Learning

CourseArc

Sample Bar Graph that Includes an Accessible, Alternative Version in a Table. Technology is present in every facet of life. It is now common in classrooms of all varieties, placing a responsibility on instructors and administrators to ensure the equitable use of technology.

Busting Myths!

Clark Quinn

As I have hinted, I’ve been working on a project that is related to what learning science has to do with learning design. And I can finally announce the project! I’ve been writing a book on debunking learning myths & superstitions, and unpacking some misconceptions.

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.

3 E-Learning Predictions for 2018

LearnDash

This year we will be getting more “micro”, seeing a rise in subscriptions, and (possibly) machines. I must confess that this year I have been struggling to come up with my predictions for the e-learning industry. It’s not that there aren’t exciting developments because there certainly are many things happening. I just think that the previous year’s predictions could very well apply to this year. They haven’t been fully realized yet.

Webinar: Never Start From Scratch in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

We were privileged to host a webinar last week featuring Laura Silver of Trivantis as our guest. During the webinar, we got a first look at the newest eLearning Brothers Library additions to Lectora, as well as some great tips and tricks on how to use these awesome assets.

Sales Forecasting

Your Training Edge

The second component of Sales Cycle Management (SCM) is Sales Forecasting. Many times, salespeople and sales managers do not take a realistic view of how many sales they can undertake during a particular time period.

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Prepare your company for the future of Learning & Development

Docebo

Stay ahead of the competition with a top-notch Learning & Development strategy. The Learning & Development industry is more challenging today than ever before, especially as many disruptive technologies are emerging.

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.

5 Ways Mobile Learning Can Enhance Your Course

LearnDash

By making online education mobile, instructors have a new opportunity to engage learners. Smartphone use is so ubiquitous these days that talking about it being “on the rise” states the obvious. The spread of smartphones has been accompanied by a proliferation of apps of every variety.

3 Webinars You’ll Love

eLearning Brothers

There’s something we’ve been wanting to ask you. Will you be our eLearning Valentine? We got you something really special—3 lovely webinars so you can celebrate all month! February 6th. 5 Things We Love About Good eLearning. There is something great about quality eLearning.

Sales Performance Analysis

Your Training Edge

Sales Performance Analysis closes the gap on your entire Sales Cycle. Essentially, performance analysis is a deep look back over certain elements of your sales cycle, from Opportunity Management to Account Planning.

Transformative Learning Theory In Action

Dashe & Thomson

Eureka! Many remember 2001: A Space Odyssey for depicting one of the most famous epiphanies in cinema history. With bones splintering across the screen and kettle drums thundering in the background, a solitary ape invented a weapon in an electrifying moment of inspiration. It probably would have shouted, “Eureka!” too, if it could utter anything more than simple grunts. Yet, how well do you think the ape retained that lesson?

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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.

You Implemented a Learning Management System. Now What?

Web Courseworks

Guest post by Risë Birnbaum from ZCOMM , a marketing agency with over 27 years of experience. Associations strive to provide value to existing members and offer benefits that attract new ones. Learning Management Systems (LMSs) are a critical part of this value proposition.

3 trends for creating great elearning UI/UX

Kineo

When creating a great elearning UI/UX, it’s important to consider not only what will work from a technical aspect, but also what your learners are expecting to see. Consider your own personal experience - if you found yourself at the DMV watching a video refresher course on driving laws and the video looks grainy, dingy, and had cheesy graphics and animation, you might question whether the information being presented is as up-to-date and relevant as it should be.

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At the edge

Clark Quinn

Another response to my request for topics asked about moving from the classroom to the ‘fringe’ Here, I have a very simple response: the case studies in Revolutionize Learning & Development.