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4 Reasons Low Learner Engagement Is a Ticking Time Bomb for L&D Programs


High learner engagement might just be the holy grail of learning and development (L&D), but, just like that coveted chalice, it often seems almost unattainable. It’s a problem L&D sees time and time again. Learning programs don’t connect with learner needs or fail to engage learners , but what’s most concerning is what happens because of this lacking engagement. Low Learner Engagement – The Ticking Time Bomb.

6 Tips for Moving In-Person Courses On-Line


Transitioning your courses from an in-person to an on-line environment? Here are some tips to help the process go smoothly. As online education has grown over the years, many institutions and educators have become accustomed to teaching some portion of their courses online. However, if you’ve never run an online course, moving to a virtual environment may seem intimidating.

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How to Develop a Growth Mindset for Employees


The framework of a growth mindset can provide motivation and support to employees as they progress in their careers. This post will explore how to develop a growth mindset in your employees and how doing so is beneficial to both the company and the individual. What is a growth mindset? According to Dr. Tchiki Davis, a growth mindset is the belief that our basic job skills can be fostered and improved upon through dedication and hard work. It’s not magic and there’s no secret formula.

How the Communication Process Impacts E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Effective e-learning is more than putting together screens of information and presenting them to learners. Instead it’s a process of curating content and then communicating it in a way that the learner understands and ultimately can apply. The challenge sometimes rests in how the content is communicated, which then determines the level of understanding for proper application. In a previous post, we did a quick overview of some of the challenges with communication and how to overcome them.

Paycor CFO Survey: The State of American Business in 2021

In Paycor’s latest survey, more than 2,000 Finance and HR leaders told us about their plans for 2021. Download the survey for actionable insights and tips.

Consider 4 Cs in Scenario-Based Learning

Experiencing eLearning

When I create scenario-based learning, I keep these four elements in mind: characters, context, challenge, and consequences. Characters. The main character of your scenario who drives the action should generally be someone similar to your learners. Even if the main character isn’t named and the scenario is in second person (What do you do next?), the role of that character should be familiar to your learners.

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Tips to Level-Up Your Virtual Learning Game

Learning Rebels

Time to think differently about your virtual learning applications. COVID-19 has taken over all aspects of our lives and has created a new normal. There is understandable concern about travel and traditional instructor-led training and virtual learning is again a topic of conversation. This post was originally created for Litmos, and has been updated). Here’s the deal.

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Learning and Organizational Development Strategies During COVID-19 (& Flu Season)

Allen Interactions

Christina Coidakis Barss is a teacher, lecturer, facilitator, researcher, artist, continuous improvement geek, mom, wife, equine enthusiast, and Boston Terrier addict. Her life goal is to make the world a better place by democratizing education and innovation. L&D Learning and Development COVID-19 Coronavirus Virus

How to Use Online Training During a Home Quarantine

ej4 eLearning

Companies are temporarily closing brick and mortar offices and having employees work from home in efforts to slow the transmission of COVID-19. This raises new issues around productivity, communications, and processes. The benefits of online training are highlighted with a new twist during these self-imposed home quarantines. Training doesn’t have to come to a halt with employees being dispersed. Training & Development

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What are the eLearning Trends of 2020?


We have concluded e-learning trends of 2020 that are going to redefine the industry standards. Technologies like AR/VR/MR, and AI, will soon be used to their full potential

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9 Warning Signs Your Employees Need Language Training

Most global companies are diverse in perspectives, backgrounds, and yes, language. Language barriers can compound existing communication problems, often resulting in business losses. Learn the 9 warning signs your employees need language training today!

Why Learners Lose Interest in Sales Training and How to Re-engage Them


While all employee training is important, sales and customer service training is critical. This is because a company’s bottom line depends on the competence of its sales team. If sales employees can’t secure and retain new customers, close sales, upsell, and cross-sell, businesses are in trouble. By providing effective sales training, companies can help ensure that their sales team will perform at an optimal level. eLearning and Corporate Training Employee Training Sales Training

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An analysis of the value of the ways of learning at work: PART TWO

Jane Hart

In PART TWO of my analysis I take a look at each of the 12 ways of learning and compare the results of each of the different profiles (discussed in Part One) against the overall profile, and discuss some further implications for modern workplace learning. In this part of the analysis, I am going to look […]. Modern Workplace Learning

Your Guide to Defusing A Company Turnover Problem


What happens when the wrong way to do something becomes the norm? That new norm spreads into other areas and processes; important things are overlooked, bad habits spread, and you’re now facing a major problem that could have been avoided. High turnover is one such problem that only gets worse the longer it’s left unchecked.

List of Free Tools and Resources for Learning Experience Designers

Origin Learning

Learning Experience Designers working in large organizations have all the necessary software and tools that they need to create eLearning. The post List of Free Tools and Resources for Learning Experience Designers appeared first on Blog - Originlearning. eLearning design General Learning Design Learning Tools Free Tools and Resources Learning Experience Designers

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.

3 Best Practices for Employee Training Gamification


Gamification is a hot topic in online employee training. However, despite talk of its importance, it can be easy to lose sight of what eLearning gamification is and what purpose it serves. Gamification is applying a gaming model, concepts and ideas to non-gaming processes,” stated 1 “eLearning gamification, in this sense, is used to apply gaming ideology and concepts to digital learning.”. eLearning and Corporate Training Gamification

Moodle or Totara—Which is the best open source LMS?

Lambda Solutions

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3 Tricks Training Can Steal from Marketing for More Engaging Learning

InSync Training

Did you know? The 2019 LinkedIn Learning report discovered that learning leaders ranked. increased engagement with training programs” as their second most important focus area? Would it surprise you even more to learn that, despite the perceived importance of increasing. engagement in learning initiatives, this same study revealed that L&D professionals only spend. “15% 15% of their time promoting their programs?” Understandably, solid instructional design and.

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Coronavirus, and moving presentations online


Unless you’ve been living in a hole these last few weeks, you’ll know that there is a new virus, a coronavirus, sweeping the globe, with devastating effects. Aside from the impact on health, we have whole countries on lockdown, a media frenzy whipping up consumers into panic buying mayhem, not to mention the effect on business.

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!

3 Best Practices for Employee Training Gamification


Gamification is a hot topic in online employee training. However, despite talk of its importance, it can be easy to lose sight of what eLearning gamification is and what purpose it serves. Gamification is applying a gaming model, concepts and ideas to non-gaming processes,” stated 1 “eLearning gamification, in this sense, is used to apply gaming ideology and concepts to digital learning.”. eLearning and Corporate Training Gamification

Business Career College Provides “Always Open” Learning for Financial Services Industry with Lambda [Case Study]

Lambda Solutions

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Best Resources For Creating Live Virtual Training Right Now

The eLearning Coach

An increasing number of schools and businesses are moving in-person classes and events online. Are you stuck? Here are resources for coming up to speed quickly for the live virtual classroom. eLearning Design

Online Mentoring: How Technology Can Enhance Mentoring Connections


One of the great things about mentoring is the real, human connection that’s created by two or more people. It gets us back to a time before social media – before we considered a “like” a meaningful interaction with another person. Mentoring requires thoughtful conversations, brainstorming and generally diving in deep with someone else. Does that mean that online mentoring runs counter to forming an impactful mentoring relationship? Quite the contrary.

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

6 Tips for Helping Learners Stay Engaged Remotely

Obsidian Learning

Whether you are an educator in a school, an office worker, or a keynote speaker at next month’s conference, you are likely currently feeling the pressure of shifting to working remotely. How will you have the same impact teaching/learning/working from a distance? As professionals in the eLearning industry for more than 20 years, Obsidian Learning has a few tips to help with this transition. Set up your learning or workspace at home for success.

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The What, Why & How Behind Compliance Training Online


For every business to be able to operate legally, it needs to have some sort of compliance. This makes corporate compliance a must-have for all organizations. Without a corporate or regulatory compliance framework in place, an organization is unprotected and in danger of getting a financial penalty, a lawsuit, or even a dissolution at any given time. We have seen this happening with GDPR and the changing rules it brought on cybersecurity.

Webinar: How To Make PowerPoint More Engaging with Games

eLearning Brothers

In this webinar, we dove into making a PowerPoint presentation more engaging using different types of games. Many organizations don’t have authoring tools or the bandwidth to create complex eLearning games, but still want to provide engaging content to their learners. With tools like The Training Arcade®, pre-built templates, and a little creativity, you can deliver fun learning games without an authoring tool!

For L&D to move forward, we have to solve a few familiar problems first


Let’s start with compliance, onboarding, content and engagement. Donald Taylor just released his first thoughts on the results of his L&D Global Sentiment Survey (GSS). This annual check-in with the L&D community highlights the topics that industry practitioners believe will be “hot” during the upcoming year. For 2020, the top three GSS spots are held … Continued. Copyright © 2020 Axonify Inc. - All rights reserved. Modern Training

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!