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Learning and Development Trends for 2021

Dashe & Thomson

Writing about trends coming off the year 2020 feels precarious and hasty. Can we, at this moment, safely say that we are heading in any general direction? Maybe not, but one critical lesson 2020 taught us is that we must be comfortable acting with speed and urgency.

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The Learning Equation That Will Revolutionize Your Training

Blue Sky eLearn

In your opinion, do you think training is effective? . How do you usually feel after a training experience? . Think about your training experiences over the past few years.


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A Look Back at 2020 for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

It’s that time of the year, when perspectives from all types of entities are published, reviewing 2020, from insight to best of this or that to why, your local sanitation person continues to leave a trash item in your can, after they supposedly emptied it – a travesty, I say, a travesty. .

My Top 10 Posts for 2020

Experiencing eLearning

I have written over 1100 blog posts since I started this blog in 2006. A number of those posts continue to be popular, even years after they were originally published. I have been slowly working through my archives to do updates on those older posts while continuing to post new content.

CFO’s Guide to Building an HR Team with Limited Time, Budget and Resources

Building the ideal HR team doesn’t happen overnight—especially when CFOs have limited time, budget and resources. But our new guide can give you advice on where to start and key focus areas you need to know. Download our guide today!

Separate content from description

Clark Quinn

Once again facing folks who aren’t using styles, I was triggered to think more deeply about the underlying principle. That is, to separate content from description. It’s a step forward in what we can do with systems to bring about a more powerful human-aligned system.

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e-Learning Instructional Design Resolutions for the New Year

Allen Interactions

e-Learning Instructional Design Resolutions for the New Year. 2020 has been especially difficult in so many ways. I hear expressed again and again, "I can't wait to get back to normal," or a similar sentiment.

How a Healthcare Tech Company Accelerated Compliance Training and Employee Onboarding with an LMS


Convey Health Solutions is a specialized healthcare technology and services company that serves some of the nation’s leading health insurance plans and pharmacy benefit management firms.

Updates on my books

Clark Quinn

At this calendar inflection, it’s interesting to note how time flies. I was somewhat amazed to find out that my first three books were already out of print! And there are two reasons to keep them out there. For one, because there’s still some interest (I get pinged occasionally).

How to plan the perfect employee reskilling program


If the existing employees do not have the necessary skills to perform on the job, they would have to be replaced by new ones. Thus, reskilling is important not just for the employee but also for the company to avoid costs associated with frequently replacing employees.

The Role of Human Resources in Workplace Safety

While it may seem obvious to say that safety is important for any company to embrace, making it a priority as an HR representative will not only be beneficial to your employees but to your bottom line too. Download this whitepaper to learn more!

What are the Major Business Impacts of an eLearning Management System?


eLearning Management System is a notable part of any corporate training program. It serves to boost employees’ critical abilities and enhance new skills. It also supports in managing their careers, improving engagement, and create a stable corporate culture.

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The Leadership Lie to Leave Behind in 2021

The Simple Shift

Bill Gates and Steve Jobs and later “Zuck” are legendary founders and leaders. And it’s true, the founder can be an intangible value if they are good at it, which these folks were. The idea was soon planted by numerous consultants and authors that the next Gates and Jobs is within everyone and has led to […]. leadership Organizational Design

Free L&D webinars for January 2021

Limestone Learning

“ Winter, landscape, snow ” by Michael Gaida is licensed by Pixabay. 2020 turned us upside down and inside out. We learned how to work differently, and in many cases better. We accepted difficulty with grace. We didn’t let distance get in the way of teamwork.

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What You Need to Know: Online Training vs. Traditional Training


What You Need to Know: Online Training vs. Traditional Training. Follow Follow Follow. Did you know that eLearning boosts knowledge retention? Are you thinking about transitioning your traditional training curriculum to virtual learning ?

Five Reasons Leaders Invest in Language Training

Communication is the lifeforce of any company. Without it, productivity, employee happiness, and ultimately your business suffers. Investing in language learning better positions global business leaders to see gains in organizational effectiveness as a result.

If Learners Were Patients, How Would You Measure Our Success? By Visits?

Dan Keckan

What if the treatment generally works but not on the patient? Success or failure? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Instructional Design eLearning Professionals Instructional Design Tips Measure Training Skills Development Training Evaluation

2020 Year In Review Tool

Mike’s eLearning Blog

As we come to the end of another year, people take the time to reflect on the happenings of the past twelve months. For the 2020 Year In Review, however, that typical exercise may feel like anything but normal—I know it wasn't for me.

How Can Publishers Benefit From eBooks


As the eBook market share continues to increase worldwide, publishers are shifting to digital publishing to unlock eBook benefits.

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Learning predictions in a time of unpredictability!

Learning Pool

In 2019 it would’ve been impossible to predict how 2020 would change everything. In the learning space, however, it seems we’re still on the right track. In today’s blog, Director of Research at Fosway Group, David Perring shares his Learning predictions for 2021.

From Surviving to Thriving: Returning to what science says about how we think, work, and learn

Speaker: Clark Quinn, Ph.D., Author and Executive Director of Quinnovation

The pandemic and associated upheavals of 2020 have led to both the need and opportunity to rethink how we think, work, and learn. In this session, Dr. Quinn will go over the implications for learning and working effectively both in general and in this new era. Come see what L&D can, and should, do to help transform organizations to work smarter (and wiser)!

4 Reasons L&D Leaders Need To Take Part In The Mobile Learning Revolution

Dan Keckan

Still contemplating the adoption of mobile learning? Well, here’s where you are making a big mistake! Read this article to find 4 reasons why you need to adopt mobile learning ASAP! This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

My 2020 Year In Review

Mike’s eLearning Blog

At the end of 2019, I had grand plans for this year. I was going to tackle so many professional and personal projects. I was going to continue riding the wave of success that the end of last year had. Now that I find myself at the end of 2020, I’ve done next to none of it—and that’s perfectly ok.

Seismic vs. Highspot vs. Showpad vs. Bigtincan Compared


Perhaps you’re familiar with the basic details of today’s leading sales enablement and data management platforms. However, thoughtful comparisons of their features are in short supply.

Goodbye 2020! The Words of Wisdom that Got Us Through

Reflection Software

See ya later. Don’t let the door hit you on the way out. We’re wishing 2020 farewell and you best believe we're doing our happy dance now that this crazy year is finally done. This has been a rough and uncertain year in many ways, and it has brought with it a season of hardship for many of us.

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The Ins and Outs of Connecting Technologies in a Modern Learning Ecosystem

Speaker: TJ Seabrooks, former CEO at Rustici Software

Have you ended up with a collection of content inputs and data outputs that might be hard to wrangle? If your organization uses multiple LMSs and has content coming from many different places, or you’re heading in this direction, this webinar is for you.

How To Create Online Training For The 4 Different Learner Temperaments

Dan Keckan

A popular and age-old proto-psychological theory suggests that there are 4 core temperaments that describe human personalities. But how can you create online training for distinct learner temperaments so that everyone feels their needs are met? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

KITABOO -The Best Online Bookshelf for Digital Publishing


In the real world, a bookshelf is typically a physical space where you store your books. While it does add an aesthetic appeal to a room, it has a slight drawback in terms of storage. There is a limit to the number of books that a physical bookshelf can hold.

The Future of eLearning After COVID-19


The COVID-19 pandemic has fundamentally changed how we live, shop, work, and learn. However, even before Coronavirus became a part of our daily lives and vocabulary, eLearning was a quickly growing trend.

A Transient Moment

Web Tools for Learners

Someone I love is burning incense for a holy day I don’t observe. Someone I love is waiting for results that may delay sorrow. Someone I love is writing poems to grasp a transient moment. poetry time


The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

A Brief History Of The LMS

Dan Keckan

Learning Management Systems have an exciting history behind them. Understanding where they once were is the key to understanding where they are today. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Best of TLNT: Top 5 Learning & Development Stories of 2020

TLNT: Training and L&D

You might think that during the past year, learning and development took a backseat to other challenges at organizations. And, well, you’d be right. Human Resources Talent Management Training, Learning & Development Featured

Debunking 3 myths about executive coaching

CLO Magazine

Executive coaching has been on the rise as a professional development tool for the past three decades. This powerful tool can dramatically help build self-awareness, leadership capacity and interpersonal skills in high-potential employees.