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You can’t put your employees in a bubble

Axonify

The NHL and NBA restarted their 2019-2020 seasons last week. The key to their return in the midst of a pandemic: bubbles. NHL qualifying and playoff games will take place in hub cities: Edmonton and Toronto. The NBA has taken over the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. Players are tested regularly and must … Continued. Copyright © 2020 Axonify Inc. - All rights reserved. Trends

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4 Examples of AI Being Used in E-Learning

LearnDash

AI in e-learning isn’t theoretical—it’s already here. It’s hard to write about AI in e-learning without feeling as though you’re engaging in the sort of speculation usually left to science fiction authors, especially as we’re used to thinking of it as something potentially sinister or frightening. However, whether or not we’re aware of it, AI has become a regular part of our day-to-day lives.

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Re-entry in a recession

CLO Magazine

Six months into COVID-19, organizations are moving away from work-from-home concerns to focus on employee re-entry, with an eye toward talent engagement and retention — all amidst newly heightened awareness around diversity, equity and inclusion. What a challenging, unique and opportune time for HR and talent professionals to rise to the occasion. So, what are the key concerns in this transition journey, and how should organizations navigate them in light of so many changes?

Converting to Scenario-Based Questions

Experiencing eLearning

The traditional multiple choice questions we use in assessment are often abstract and measure only whether people recall facts they heard in the last 5 minutes. Converting these questions to scenario-based questions can increase the level of difficulty, measure higher level thought, and provide relevant context. Example Question. Let’s say you’re creating training for managers on how to provide reasonable accommodations for employees.

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.

Curious about Curiosity

Clark Quinn

When you’re looking into motivation, particularly for learning, certain elements get mentioned again and again. So I’ve heard ‘relevance’, ‘ meaningfulness ‘, consequences, and more. Friston suggests that we learn to minimize surprise. One I’ve heard, and wrestled with, is curiosity. It’s certainly aligned with surprise. So I’ve been curious about curiosity. Tom Malone, in his Ph.D.

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Lesson Learned: Virtual Facilitation is DIFFERENT Than Traditional Facilitation

InSync Training

In August, we celebrate virtual classroom facilitators. And this year, you all REALLY deserve applause. You’ve been teaching marathon sessions that weren’t designed for the virtual environment, often in platforms you haven’t used before. So, KUDOS to you, and thanks for all you have been doing. I know it hasn’t been easy. When I wrote this blog back in January 2020, none of us had any idea how the world was about to change.

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Enjoy the Flexibility of Content Options with Birch Learning Platform

B Online Learning

Birch Learning Platform provides a turnkey learning solution that helps organisations to maintain compliance and develop the skills and expertise of its employees. […]. The post Enjoy the Flexibility of Content Options with Birch Learning Platform appeared first on B Online Learning. LMS / Learning Platform

Speed Up Corporate Training Content Creation with 3 Time-Saving Tips

TOPYX LMS

The process of creating and distributing corporate training to employees can be time-consuming, and some L&D teams, especially small teams, are short on time due to the challenges the COVID-19 pandemic has presented. In some cases, these teams are having to rapidly create compliance training content in response to new regulatory requirements related to health and safety.

Webinar: Going Beyond With Learning Analytics

Upside Learning

Measurement of learning effectiveness has always been a difficult subject for learning leaders. Surveys reveal that while the executive pressure to measure the business impact of learning is growing, significant numbers don’t know how to go about Learning Measurement. Those who do it well are able to prove training is essential to drive business results […]. Upside Learning

How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

Our Gift To You: Using Gift Cards To Sell More Courses

Lambda Solutions

A really great way to encourage your learners to keep buying your online courses is to reward them with a gift card to use towards their next course with you. Learner Engagement eCommerce LMS Tips Administration

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Confidence Training for Managers: How to Build Confidence in Teams

ej4 eLearning

Confidence is a funny thing: Not only is it highly personal and hard to measure, it fluctuates throughout time depending on the situation. Those are two big reasons why managers should spend time on confidence training for their employees. Soft Skills

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3 Ways to Help L&D Teams Provide Remote Employee Training

TOPYX LMS

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, training in the workplace has changed significantly. Temporarily gone are the days when employees could come together for in-person training sessions and workshops. Today, most training happens remotely as this eliminates the risk of workers spreading illness to one another. Navigating these changes has presented significant challenges to L&D teams across the globe.

e-Learning Interface Reference Guide

Allen Interactions

e-Learning Interface Reference Guide. Thank you for reading Successful e-Learning Interface by Michael Allen. We are glad that you are interested in the resources supporting his material. We hope that you find this Reference Guide helpful. Click the link below to begin downloading the guide. Custom Learning

Don't Pick Your Next LMS Until You Read This Guide!

With so many factors and people to consider, how do you make sure you pick the right LMS? It’s simple: This guide covers crucial considerations with actionable advice and professional insights, so you know you’ve picked the perfect eLearning solution.

eLearning Industry ranked GyrusAim as # 3 in Top 20 LMS for Customer Experience

Gyrus

Gyrus Systems, a leader in the Learning Management Systems (LMS) industry, proudly announced today that it has been recognized as part of the top 20 LMS for Customer Experience by eLearning Industry Inc. This Top 20 LMS list has been created using a holistic approach and is based on input from actual LMS users

My experiences with a hybrid session: the new norm?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

In July we completed the Design and Facilitation of Blended Learning course. As teachers, we are proud of the beautiful designs for online lessons, online workshops, interactive videos and coaching programs, which were already already implemented in many cases. It was an intensive course: interrupted by corona. The second live meeting was canceled and we went online. Although we were quite comfortable doing the program online, we missed something.

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Interactive videos as an effective instructional tool!

Upside Learning

Over the years, we have used interactive videos as a part of various learning solutions. Here are some key takeaways from our observations and learnings. While it may not be the right medium for every solution, what it offers as a learning tool falls under a wider spectrum as compared to other cost effective visual […]. Upside Learning

Why Evolve Authoring can save you a fortune in e-learning production costs

weelearning

Effective e-learning production is an iterative process. Unless you have a good process and a flexible authoring tool like Evolve, it will cost you more than you bargained for. The post Why Evolve Authoring can save you a fortune in e-learning production costs appeared first on Transform eLearning. Design Evolve authoring Instructional design e-learning evolve

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!

EdCast vs Degreed vs Fuse – The Analysis

eLearning 24-7

Where do you start? How do you explain why these three vendors were selected, how the process for analysis was conducted, and what are the results? How do you provide enough information, without writing the next War and Peace? Here is how. What is this? It is a first for me.

4 tips for reskilling your frontline workforce

Axonify

Reskilling has gone from a vague human resources concept to frank operational reality in six months. In January, we were discussing future-focused possibilities like “by 2030, demand for human skills—social and emotional soft skills—will grow across all industries by 26% in the U.S. and by 22% in Europe.” Fast forward to July, and we’re dealing … Continued. Copyright © 2020 Axonify Inc. - All rights reserved. Modern Training

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Fake News: We’re the problem and the solution

The Simple Shift

?Defeating fake news and misinformation campaigns is not about calling out some nameless faceless “them” behind it all. The name and face is yours. Fixing this mess starts with knowing yourself and questioning your own motives, actions, and inactions. It’s asking yourself: why do I only read the headlines? what will I gain by sharing the […]. community

Lay the Groundwork for Success in 2020 and Beyond With Certified Training

Wisetail

If you want people to engage with an LMS, it helps to give them a reason to log on. Holidays are a low-hanging fruit, just ripe for driving engagement. The post Lay the Groundwork for Success in 2020 and Beyond With Certified Training appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All L&D Best Practices LMS Best Practices News

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[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.

Secrets to Success From Our Custom Solutions Team

eLearning Brothers

You probably already know by now that we love eLearning conferences. eLearning instructional design conferences Developer Resources eLBX Online eLearning Resources Training Resources vr

Importance of LMS Software During Covid-19 Pandemic

PSB

The world plunges into uncertain times as the COVID-19 virus continues to post as a threat to everyone. Schools across the globe have closed down temporarily to protect students, teachers, and staff from possible infection. In fact, a study by UNESCO says that almost 1.2 billion of students in 143 countries are affected by the pandemic. But thanks to the rise of online learning during COVID-19 pandemic, students can carry on with their education.

My Red Lipstick Explains

Web Tools for Learners

My red lipstick explains shyly, she is not annoyed; she is afraid. Afraid I will permanently abandon her, and my rings, and the new dress fluttering on its hanger. . Now – and for all the roiling days masked in the fog of an un-normal future. poetry pandemic red lipstick

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The Re-Opening Toolkit

Wisetail

If you want people to engage with an LMS, it helps to give them a reason to log on. Holidays are a low-hanging fruit, just ripe for driving engagement. The post The Re-Opening Toolkit appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All L&D Best Practices LMS Best Practices News

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.