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How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

It’s safe to say that no intelligent individual has ever spent a significant amount of time and money on an investment that did not promise to yield a good return. Whether it’s an investment in oneself, a business, another person, or a product, a quality return is always desired.

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How To Promote Ongoing Online Training In Your Organization

Docebo

5 Tips To Promote Ongoing Online Training In Your Organization. Employees are the lifeblood of your organization, which is why it’s crucial to provide them with the online tools and resources they need to achieve success.

5 Teaching Techniques That Increase The Worth Of Virtual Classrooms

G-Cube

It is undebatable that learners today differ in competence and motivation levels at all learning platforms, be it a classroom or an e-learning module.

The Prehistoric Learning Metric Still Roaming the Earth Today

Absorb LMS

Location: The African Savanna Date: Fifty-Thousand Years Ago A group of prehistoric hunter-gatherers are seated around a fire, their bellies full with the bounty of a successful hunt.

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.

1,000+ Learning & Performance Tools

Jane Hart

Looking for some new ideas for tools to support your work? Here are the links to the pages in my Directory of Learning & Performance Tools , which lists over 1,000 tools in 4 main categories as shown below. Want to add or amend a tool’s details? You can do so here. What are your favourite tools for learning? Voting is now open in this year’s Top Tools for Learning survey. Please share your own. INSTRUCTIONAL TOOLS. E-Learning Authoring Tools. Quizzing & Testing Tools.

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7 Tips to Make Your Compliance Online Training Courses Mobile

Allen Interactions

By Guest Blogger Christopher Pappas / @cpappas. Your employees probably aren't thrilled about your upcoming compliance online training course. But what if you could offer them the ability to access it whenever and wherever it's most convenient for them?

Online Education Isn’t Always Glamorous

LearnDash

Despite its advantages there are still many people who are skeptical of online education. It is hard to imagine that the same learning experience can occur from a 100% online (or virtual) course.

How to Supplement Learning by VR?

Origin Learning

Technology empowers. It liberates. It gives access to corridors from any part of the world. Now, picture this –you are interested in art and you would like to visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York or MoMA.

Upcoming webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs

Docebo

Webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs with Brandon Hall Group. Are you enabling your sales team with a learner-centric, blended education program , or burdening them with outdated, boring training videos?

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.

Part 2: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges

InSync Training

Recently InSync Training worked with a multinational software company to maximize the value of their existing learning content by transitioning it to the virtual and blended classroom. During this process, we discovered six specific areas that we needed to address to facilitate this transition.

7 ELearning Traps to Avoid

LearnDash

Anyone who sets out to create an elearning course does so with the best intentions. They want the course to be both fun and effective. But this does not always happen. I am sure that at some point you have had a poor elearning experience.

5 Ways To Make Your Training Stickier!

Administrate

One of our core values at Administrate is transparency, so we’re starting this post with a confession: we’re actively developing our product to be so ‘sticky’ that our customers never want to leave us. What do we mean by ‘sticky’? Working in the SaaS (Software as a Service) industry, ‘stickiness’ means creating an Read More. All Training Tips

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eLearning Glossary Part 2: More Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

Previously we dug into the alphabet soup of eLearning terms and acronyms. But you weren’t full. You asked for seconds. So, here are some of the additional terms you wanted to defined.

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.

Learning to Lead in the Time of Disruption

The Performance Improvement Blog

Being sufficiently knowledgeable and skilled when there was relative stability in the workplace, when products and services didn’t change much, when companies did essentially the same work for their entire existence (e.g.,

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Formal vs. Informal Learning Explained

LearnDash

Most training events and elearning initiatives that I have come across would be considered “formal “learning. There is are specific needs that need to be met and the training program is created around satisfying those needs.

Celebrating 50 eLearning Best Practices

eLearning Brothers

This article marks my fiftieth publication on the eLearning Brothers blog. I wouldn’t be a true training and development professional if I didn’t take the opportunity to reflect on what I’ve learned.

Free Trial Account

CourseArc

Watch a demo of CourseArc and Sign-Up for a Free Trial today! CourseArc Demo Video from CourseArc on Vimeo. CourseArc free trial

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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.

Interview with Kay Whalen of EDI

Web Courseworks

Kay Whalen, President of Executive Director, Inc. ( EDI ), started in the association business like many others did: she just “fell into it”. Fresh out of college, Kay worked in the accounting department at EDI and today she’s an owner and the president of the company.

How Emotional Learning Works Through Social Medium?

Origin Learning

Social Age Safari – now that sure rings a bell! It is the master brain Julian Stodd of Sea Salt Learning, who with his innovative methods to popularize a concept has kept the conversation on social learning alive and kicking!

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The Good and Bad of Support Forums

LearnDash

If you are selling a product then you will need a way to support your customers. This decision often comes down to one of two choices: forums or a help desk – but which is best? First, I feel it worth mentioning that you should never use standard email. That can get messy in a hurry.

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Past Event – Using Neuroscience to Enhance your Instructional Design (July 19, 2016, San Diego)

Learningtogo

I will be in sunny southern California on July 19 th to deliver my workshop, Using Neuroscience to Enhance your Instructional Design , in partnership with the San Diego Chapter of the Association for Talent Development (ATD). Do you feel like no matter what method, model or theory you use, it just doesn’t do your design justice? If so, then you might consider creating training based on what neuroscientists know about the brain.

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.

What Experienced Employees Worry About When Helping Others Learn

Pract.us

Informal mentors worry about how to best help new team members. This is the third of a three-part series about what people face after training. The first section discussed the concerns employees have once training is done.

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Knowledge Guru Adds Player Analytics and Reporting Automation

Knowledge Guru

Great things are coming to Knowledge Guru’s platform as we head into the second half of 2016. We start things off with the first of two Summer releases. Our June 24th release provides users with the three enhancements describe below: 1) Automated Reports.

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Kasy Young, from Be Your Best Foundation, shares her experience with Raptivity

Raptivity

Raptivity is all excited to showcase its third podcast from Kasy Young, President, Be Your Best Foundation. To begin with, Kasy has been with Raptivity from 2009 and throughout the podcast, she shares how Raptivity Games has helped her deliver exceptional learning outcomes.

The Neuroscience of Handwriting and Learning

Learningtogo

In today’s tech-crazy world, most of us are more comfortable taking notes on an electronic device than jotting something down by hand, even if our typing skills leave something to be desired. I am very lucky that my mom insisted that I take a typing class, “as a backup.”

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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.

LEARNNOVATORS PRESENTS SUCCESS STORY AT FOCUSON LEARNING 2016

Learnnovators

Chennai (India). Srividya Kumar, Co-founder of Learnnovators, took the stage at FocusOn Learning 2016, and presented a case study session to attendees.

Kineo Client Spotlight at Learning Technology Summer Forum 2016

Kineo

We know the challenges, so now it’s time to discuss the solutions. Kineo and clients will be speaking at 12:45 in Theatre 1 for this year’s Learning Technology Summer Forum.

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Top 5 Moodle Plugins for Engaged Learners

Lambda Solutions

There are hundreds of custom third-party plugins available by Moodle, and Moodle plugin contributors. Similar to WordPress Plugins, Moodle Plugins can change the look, feel, and functionality of your LMS to fit your requirements. Moodle’s category of available plugins is extensive, and still growing.

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