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The Link Between BYOD and Increased Productivity

TOPYX LMS

Of all the trends in technology today, BYOD, short for “bring your own device,” is among the most popular. This makes sense considering nearly 100 percent of employed individuals own at least one mobile device that they bring to work on a daily basis.

Learning to Work in a Time of Digital Disruption

The Peformance Improvement

What will the workplace be like in an age of disruption ? What will employees be doing and what will managers be doing when companies are going through digital transformation?

Piloting your e-Learning Course – A Beginner’s Guide

Allen Interactions

By Hannah Hunter , Instructional Writer. Did you know that the pilot episode of Star Trek included only one member of the Enterprise crew: Mr. Spock? And in that version, Spock had dark red skin and absorbed food through a plate in his stomach?

5 Ways to Evaluate If Your eLearning Hits the Mark

eLearning Brothers

It takes hours, weeks, and sometimes months to create eLearning content. And then, once the course launches, there’s a bit of a void. The course is in production, and the eLearning content team wonders if it’s well received. Hopefully…fingers crossed…it’s making a difference for learners.

[New eBook] How to Market Customer Training

Want to increase awareness of your course offerings? Download this guide and learn how to keep your content at the top of students' minds using email marketing, social channels and other effective strategies.

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How Gamifying Work Can Improve Overall Strategy

InSync Training

In order to help a company to thrive, there are a lot of elements that must work together. A strong workforce, a good product, a smart marketing strategy, good leadership - all of these factors need to fit together seamlessly to form a proper company machine.

3 Vital Steps For Creating Storyline Game Zen Part II

eLearning Brothers

When playing a game, you don’t want to be left in the dark when it comes to how many chances you have to complete a task.

Pokémon and Gamified Learning

Association eLearning

I recently had a conversation about something I hadn’t thought about for a long time. Pokémon. And it dawned upon me that the franchise is a surprisingly good metaphor for gamified learning. For those who aren’t familiar with them, Pokémon are fictional creatures.

Looking for a new LMS? Go with PCMag’s #1 choice for enterprise training

Docebo

PC Mag’s #1 choice for online training platforms offers unmatched reporting, integrations. The editors have spoken. PC Magazine, in its new review of Docebo , is calling the cloud learning management system (LMS) the best online training platform for business on the market. Those are strong sentiments from the technology publication, which recently contacted Docebo to start a free trial and a live demo of the product.

Tips for Driving Learning Success with Moodle LMS: Recorded Webinar

Learn how to get analytic insights into your Moodle learner data. You’ll also get tips and tricks on how to quickly access, analyze, and share this information for actionable insights that will help you improve the effectiveness of your learning programs.

Adobe Captivate: Custom Color Swatches

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel        When creating a template (you can learn how by attending my  3-hour mini course on building templates ), you'll likely need to add colors that meet your corporate brand. Fortunately, it's easy to create color swatches in Captivate and reuse them again and again. To create a custom swatch, create or select an existing text caption. On the Properties Inspector,  Character  group, click  Color.

Leaders Need a Corporate Social Responsibility Agenda

CLO Magazine

Organizations with a high level of employee engagement operate like a high-performance engine, with every piston firing.

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Ambiguity Denial Syndrome?

Clark Quinn

I was talking with a colleague at an event one of the past weeks, and I noted down the concept of ambiguity denial syndrome. And I’m retrospectively making up what we were talking about, but it’s an interesting idea to me.

5 Steps to Scripting Great Microlearning Videos

ExpandShare

Video is used all over the place for educational content. You're going to find it one of the most effective media in your toolkit because it's engaging, multimedia and easy to do. You don't need to be a videographer or video expert to create great content. In fact, your smartphone has pretty much everything you need. Video is great for m. obile platforms as well—all smartphones support it. Major video sites like Wistia report that half of their viewers are mobile.

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.

Guideline For Finding Your Organization’s Ideal LMS

Gyrus

Have your cake and eat it too, a guideline for finding your organization's ideal LMS. A post written by Meghayu Advaryu. Want to deploy and maintain the e-learnings that you have spent so much time and effort to develop? Do you want to be able to create quality actionable e-learnings?

3 Ways to Elevate Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

Learning leaders needn’t feel wedded to traditional leadership development solutions to make a lasting impact on high potential talent.

5 Essential Training Management Metrics

Administrate

It’s a familiar problem – data. Lots and lots of data. A spreadsheet for one customer, another for a group of students/learners, one for that project and so on. The wealth of data that a modern training operation generates can be quite overwhelming and data overload is rapidly becoming one of the principal productivity Read More. All Training Tips

Exploring the capabilities of xAPI

Kineo

Haitham Gasim, the Kineo US Director of Technology has been on a quest to dig deeper into xAPI and thinking about how Kineo can implement xAPI in order to better serve our clients.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

The Importance Of Learning Styles In E-Learning

G-Cube

Styles and guidelines are essential to all forms of instruction. This fact is not debated, but what is certainly questioned is the effectiveness of existing learning styles and their utility.

Where Should the Learning Department Go?

CLO Magazine

Lucy Dinwiddie has worked under many organizational structures over her career in learning, but in a majority of cases, learning has been housed within the human resources function.

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How to pair social learning with your LMS for a more engaged workforce

Docebo

What is social learning and how can it help develop a culture of learning? Social learning is a theory by psychologist Albert Bandura that suggests learning is a cognitive process that takes place in a social context and can occur purely through observation or direct instruction, even in the absence of motor reproduction or direct reinforcement. Social learning is the 20% within the 70+20+10 learning model. Academic jargon aside, what does this mean? Let’s take a closer look. Learning by example.

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Remix culture and education

Learning with e's

In my last blog post I illustrated a new model of digital literacies in the context of age of remix. Since then, several have asked me what I mean by remix culture, and how it applies to education. Remixing is the act of taking previously created works or artefacts and adapting them in some way.

Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose

Navigating the ever-changing world of eLearning can be a challenge, but many people are finding a way to manage it, as well as a clear path forward. With Learning Insights, you can develop an even clearer sense of purpose, taking your vision to reality.

3 Lessons from the NBA Finals to Apply to Your Employee Training Program

WalkMe Training Station

Sports fans everywhere were blessed to witness the epic rematch between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors in this year’s NBA Finals.

There Is No ‘I’ in Team When It Comes to Emotional Intelligence

CLO Magazine

It would be difficult to find a learning leader today who didn’t think emotional intelligence was crucial for success in the workplace.

eLearning Process Survey results!

Clark Quinn

So, a few weeks ago I ran a survey asking about elearning processes*, and it’s time to look at the results (I’ve closed it). eLearning process is something I’m suggesting is ripe for change, and I thought it appropriate to see what people thoughts.

New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform

Docebo

9 New ways to supercharge your online training platform with Docebo 6.9. Our team is thrilled to announce that we’ve begun rolling out Docebo 6.9, the latest version of the online training platform and our biggest update ever. Docebo 6.9

Building a Business Case for Customer Training

Looking to expand your customer training program? Your executive team will likely have some concerns. Download this guide to learn how to prove the value of training and tackle objections head-on.

Tip of the Week:Integrate Raptivity with Moodle

Raptivity

easy integration of Raptivity interactions LMS Moodle

Management L&D Like You Mean It

CLO Magazine

Despite great progress in so many areas of learning and development, there is one area that has not seen much progress – the business-like management of the L&D department and its programs.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. I look for advice grounded in reality that small and large companies can easily use to help people engage, perform, and improve.