Sat.Jun 06, 2020 - Fri.Jun 12, 2020

7 Types of LMS Solutions

Talented Learning

There are still hundreds of LMS solutions in the world. Although many try to leave the “LMS” moniker behind, buyers and the industry won’t let them. The overly-broad term of LMS is here to stay and confuse buyers for many years to come.

6 Training Tips for Your Remote Workforce

LearnDash

As workspaces become more remote, businesses need to take extra measures to ensure their employees receive enough training support. The Covid-19 pandemic has marked a rapid change in how businesses conduct employee training.

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5 Myths About Online Learning During The COVID-19 Pandemic

eLearning Industry

Despite the constant growth of online learning and its appeal, some learners hesitate to enroll in online courses. One reason for their lack of enthusiasm could be the numerous myths about online learning out there. Here are 5 common myths out there and their truths.

Modern Workplace Learning – in a nutshell

Jane Hart

Here is a short slideset (of 10 slides) explaining the rationale for Modern Workplace Learning and some of its features. You can read the first introductory section of Modern Workplace Learning 2020 for free here.

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Workplace Mask Policy & Return to Work Templates

Paycor’s comprehensive checklist and customizable letters will help you re-start your business and welcome your team back to a new normal.

Focusing on Audience

Upside Learning

(If you’re new to this series, here is some brief background to help you catch up: Given the unique training challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic poses for us all, this series explores the various considerations for delivering an effective VILT (Virtual Instructor-Led Training).

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10 Things to Turn Your Boring Sales Training to an Online Triumph

Upside Learning

Although now may seem to be the best time to move your classroom-based sales training to an online version, make sure you do it for the right reasons and do it the right way. Use this opportunity to see what works best for you, whether you want to turn your ILT to a Virtual ILT […].

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Best and Worst ID Projects

Experiencing eLearning

What are your most successful and least successful ID projects? Two graduate students have asked me this in interviews, and it’s a good question for reflection. It’s hard to pick, but these two examples are one of my best ID projects and one of my worst. One of my most successful.

A Comprehensive History of Instructional Design

Growth Engineering

Instructional design has a long and storied history. Time has given rise to numerous frameworks that help to facilitate good learning experiences. The post A Comprehensive History of Instructional Design appeared first on Growth Engineering.

Returning to work post COVID-19? We’re sharing our best practices and resources

Docebo

The first half of 2020 has undoubtedly been a whirlwind – who would have thought that Tiger King would, arguably, be one of the tamest parts of the year so far? If you’re reading this from home, you’re doing great, we applaud you, and thank you for keeping your community safe.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Deploying Virtual Reality Training With Knowledgelink LMS

eLearning Brothers

You may have read about my excitement diving into CenarioVR after the eLearning Brothers acquired Trivantis. What doesn’t get mentioned enough is that eLearning Brothers also acquired Edulence, the creators of Knowledgelink.

10 Guidelines to Help Your Learners Find Credible Online Sources

LearnDash

Assigning your learners a research project for your course? Here’s how to help them find good sources. I feel fortunate to have grown up with the Internet. I don’t mean having grown up with the Internet as we know it today, but having grown up alongside the Internet as it emerged and developed.

The skills needed in tomorrow’s world

Learning Pool

Much of the information we read on the future of work in the world paints a dark dystopian view of it, with AI taking your jobs and the needless reliance on actual people is wasteful and prohibited. The reality is, the transition to the future has already begun and it’s amazing.

Best Practices for Virtual Training Events

dVinci Interactive

Best Practices for Virtual Training Events In this episode, learn from Dr. Janet Lockhart-Jones, a Leadership Strategist, Speaker, Executive Coach, and Corporate Trainer, as she shares best practices for creating successful virtual training events.

Build or Buy an LMS? How to Pick the Right Solution for Your Budget

BUDGET. When it comes to picking your next LMS that six-letter word is probably the most important part of the decision-making process. So, what are your options to get the best possible eLearning solution without breaking the bank? Build it or buy it. This guide from Lambda’s eLearning experts details absolutely everything you need to consider so you can pick the perfect eLearning solution for your organization and budget.

7 Ways to Enable a Virtual Sales Team

Allego

Before March 2020, at least 70% of sales calls were virtual, according to Forbes. With the effects of the current pandemic, that number has skyrocketed. As the country begins to reopen, we’re still far from business as usual—especially for sales teams.

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How to Make the Most of Your Summer Internship

ej4 eLearning

A summer internship can really help bolster your resume while you are still in school. Internship’s can help you get exposed to jobs in your field and gain valuable experience.

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Levels Of Interactivity In eLearning

eLearning Industry

Interactivity is any interaction between the learner and the module where the learner gives input, and the module proceeds based on the input given by the learner. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

7 Best Digital Publishing Platforms for Your Business

Kitaboo

The rapid growth of the digital publishing industry has given rise to a seemingly infinite number of digital publishing platforms. The transition from print to digital has always been a testing paradigm shift for most publishers.

[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Incremental Learning ? the real continuous learning

Jane Hart

When people talk about “continuous learning” or “lifelong learning” they often mean by that term “continuous education” or “continuous training”, i.e. regularly attending courses or programmes, but in this article I want to show how continuous learning is, in fact, a process of incremental learning, i.e

The Return to Work, What to Do Now?

Nvolve

After weeks of being asked to shut down operations and working hard to make the shift to remote work, organisations are being asked to restart their processes as lock down rules are gradually relaxed.

ID—>LXD: Moving from Instructional Design to Learning Experience Design

Allen Interactions

LXD: Moving from Instructional Design to Learning Experience Design" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;">. What’s e-learning? Today’s definition of e-learning is so broad, the term has come to mean very little.

Q&A: Maryland Historical Society

CourseArc

Q&A: Maryland Historical Society. Maryland Historical Society Continues to Share Vast Historical Collections Despite Constraints of Pandemic.

Just launched! 2020 Customer Education Benchmarks and Trends Report

Based on a survey of more than 250+ external education teams, Skilljar has compiled this report on current trends including budgets, integrations, team structure, and more. In this report, see how companies across a variety of industries are building, optimizing, and measuring their training programs.

On Diversity and Safety

Clark Quinn

I normally don’t speak on this blog outside of my focus on learning. That’s for other platforms. However, I can’t help notice; deaths, protests, abuse. And while I wrestle with what to say, I can’t in good conscious say nothing. And there is a connection: diversity and safety.

How to Go Live: Virtual Classroom Instructional Design Tips

InSync Training

Moving learning live online requires a reframing of perspective about the value of virtual classroom experiences and the responsibility of facilitators in this environment.

How To Support Remote Training as Working from Home Becomes the New Normal

TOPYX LMS

During the U.S. lockdown caused by COVID-19, many employees were mandated to work from home for their safety as well as the safety of others. But now, lockdown rules are changing and the restrictions that kept workers at home are beginning to lift.

10 Things to Turn Your Boring Sales Training to an Online Triumph

Upside Learning

Although now may seem to be the best time to move your classroom-based sales training to an online version, make sure you do it for the right reasons and do it the right way. Use this opportunity to see what works best for you, whether you want to turn your ILT to a Virtual ILT […].

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9 Ways to Manage Costs and Prepare for Future Growth

SMB leaders are working day and night to navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Successfully managing it requires the CFO and HR leader to make complex decisions quickly, without rushing into an uncoordinated response. Foremost among these decisions will be cost containment. The way organizations manage costs now will determine how well they perform during and after COVID-19. Download our guide and start preparing for the future today.