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How to Combat Zoom Fatigue

Speexx

Since March, you haven’t had to get “properly” dressed, stand on a crowded bus, get stuck in traffic, wait in line for your lunch order, or make small talk with colleagues.

How to Create a Culture of Executive Coaching

TLNT: Training and L&D

Voices keep reminding us “This too will pass!” But I cringe when I hear that. It is not time to quarantine passively until COVID-19 passes by. Rather, it is a time to assess, adapt, and act on our individual, institutional, and organizational futures.

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Redesigning Conferences as Social Objects

The Simple Shift

I was listening to a Recode Media podcast episode with guest Paddy Cosgrove, the co-founder of the very large Web Summit conference. In it, he talked about the shift to a 100% virtual event due to COVID, something large event producers everywhere are contending with.

Off the Cuff on Scenario-Based Learning

Experiencing eLearning

I had the pleasure of speaking about scenario-based learning with Alexander Salas, Chapter President of ATDCFL (Central Florida) for his “Off the Cuff” interview series. Alex is also the Chief of Awesomeness for eLearning Launch and on Twitter as @StyleLearn.

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.

Capterra Names LearnDash in Top 20 for Training Software

LearnDash

We’re still the best LMS for WordPress. Capterra recently released a list of the top-ranked training software on their site, and we made the cut! For years, Capterra has been a buyer’s guide for software.

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5 ways reading makes you a better leader

CLO Magazine

As many of us get used to the “new normal” of working from home, we are recognizing a unique opportunity to take this time to make ourselves better, and to come out of this crisis as the leaders — and human beings — we want to be. One thing on many or our “quarantine-to-do” lists? Read more.

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Why eLearning is a Smart Investment For the Future of Your Business

TOPYX LMS

Investing may be the last thing on company leaders’ minds these days. Most businesses are focused primarily on getting through the COVID-19 pandemic successfully. However, wise investments are always a good idea, even in the face of a global health crisis.

Learning the best way to get values training in play

Upside Learning

The dictionary defines corporate values as “the operating philosophies or principles that guide an organization’s internal conduct as well as its relationship with its customers, partners, and shareholders.”

Are You Using Low-Stakes Writing Assignments in Your Course?

LearnDash

Low-stakes writing assignments offer learners another way to process information with less pressure than a formal essay. Last week, I sang the praises of the old-fashioned essay as a tool to help educators build lasting, comprehensive subject matter mastery in their learners.

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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.

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Explained for Learning Professionals

Growth Engineering

Maslow’s hierarchy of needs tells us about the nature of human motivation and goal attainment. But what are the implications for you and your learners? The post Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs Explained for Learning Professionals appeared first on Growth Engineering.

A Talent Ecosystem for the Now of Work

Allen Interactions

Talent Ecosystems Now of Work Future of Work

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April Dunford and Obviously Awesome

Spark Your Interest

April Dunford and Obviously Awesome. Scared to learn how positioning can make your instructional products awesome? You should be – it’s not what you thought! You know your product is awesome – but does anyone else?

COVID 19 Has Changed The Way We Use Virtual Classrooms? What are the Long Term Effects?

InSync Training

I remember January. Traditionally, January and February are the slowest months at InSync Training. Organizations tend to spend these early months finalizing the training plans for the rest of the year. As always, we wondered what this new year would bring.

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.

3 Tips to Improve Subject Matter Expert (SME) Training While Navigating COVID-19

TOPYX LMS

Companies look to Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) for training that is relevant to their workforces and, when appropriate, to their customer bases. Also, thousands of individuals who wish to upskill themselves in a particular area of interest invest in training offered by SMEs.

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Learning the best way to get values training in play

Upside Learning

The dictionary defines corporate values as “the operating philosophies or principles that guide an organization’s internal conduct as well as its relationship with its customers, partners, and shareholders.”

Gamification: How to Use Digital Badges to Hack Learner Motivation

Lambda Solutions

In today’s gamified learning environment, digital badges have evolved from an external reward to an intrinsic source of learner motivation. Find out how you can use gamification badges in your eLearning program. What are Gamification Badges?

Common Remote Training mistakes and how to avoid them

Gyrus

Few companies are now waking up to the reality of having to develop remote training capabilities. Here are some common mistakes which they should avoid

[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.

Webinar: Preview Lectora 19 & the eLearning Brothers Authoring Suites

eLearning Brothers

We’re excited to introduce our new eLearning Brothers Authoring Suites , featuring the NEW Lectora 19 and packed with industry-leading tools and templates. eLearning Lectora Resources Free Lectora Templates Lectora Inspire Products/Services Webinars

Weighing eLearning vs. VILT

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).

Gamification & Interactivity: The Engagement Formula Your eLearning Needs

Lambda Solutions

Here’s our primer on gamification : what the term means, what it does to your learners’ dopamine levels(!) and how you can create gamified content in your Moodle or Totara Learn LMS. Learner Engagement

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The 80 Percent – Episode 4: A Global Perspective

Axonify

Five continents. Five experts. One frontline story. JD calls on some of the smartest people in the global talent development community to explore how workplace disruption is fundamentally changing the ways organizations support frontline workers.

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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.

Learning Pool listed as ‘Top Employee Onboarding Learning Management Systems’ 2020

Learning Pool

Learning Pool, the leading elearning solutions provider, is thrilled to have made the 2020 list for ‘Top Employee Onboarding Learning Management Systems’ by eLearning Industry. .

Weighing eLearning vs. VILT

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). I recommend that you read the first two posts in sequence, and […]. Upside Learning

Financial Professionals: How to Add Value in an Uncertain Market

Allego

Today’s post is by Joseph D. Kringdon, Principal, Kringdon & Associates/HMC. One of my favorite TV programs back in the day was Columbo, the crime series starring Peter Falk as a homicide detective with the Los Angeles police department.

Premium Suites and a Price Tag That Rocks

eLearning Brothers

Introducing premium suites and a price tag that rocks: News eLearning Assets eLearning Brothers Lectora Online Products/Services CenarioVR

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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.