Sat.Feb 09, 2019 - Fri.Feb 15, 2019

Learning Goals and Objectives in Course Design

learnWorlds

Learning goals are broad, general statements of what we want our students to learn and provide: Direction, Focus, and. Cohesion. Setting goals gives us a real road map to where we want to go. The same when we provide goals to learners.

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Why Off-the-Shelf E-Learning Can Be Valuable

Capytech

Why Off-the-Shelf E-Learning Can Be Valuable. You have two main choices when getting a new e-learning course. You can either develop the course from scratch, or you can get an off-the-shelf e-learning course.

Lesser-Known Benefits of Employee Training Uncovered

ProProfs

Businesses with a strong work culture of learning enjoy employee engagement and retention rates of around 30-50% higher than those that don’t, says Robert Half International, a global human resource consulting firm based in California.

How to Use Digital Badges for Your Online Courses

Client Engagement Academy

Digital badges are everywhere. Don’t believe me? Just check your favorite app. Let’s take LinkedIn. You’ve probably seen the gold “In” logo on someone’s profile to signal that they’re a “premium” user (you may even have one yourself).

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

Modern Learning, How Do We Love Thee?

InSync Training

Let us count the ways! Valentine’s Day encourages us to fill our hearts with love and our bellies with chocolates. Not a team to ignore tradition, InSync, hit by cupid’s arrow, considered all the reasons we adore the modern blended classroom.

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5 Essential Soft Skills to Improve Your Career Aspects

Your Training Edge

When it comes to succeeding professionally, a degree isn’t enough. Nor is the experience one gain over the years. Then, what is it that helps most people go on the top of their organization’s hierarchy? Well, they are the elusive soft skills.

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4 Types of Entrepreneurs Who Should Start an Online Course

Client Engagement Academy

Knowledge is more accessible than ever thanks to online learning. In addition to giving millions of people around the world access to industry insight, the online course market has also given entrepreneurs the opportunity to get paid for sharing their knowledge.

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The Definition of Sales Insanity

ej4 eLearning

Albert Einstein is credited with saying, “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results.”. Sales

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Motivation Revisited – Getting Learners to the Virtual Classroom is a Shared Responsibility

InSync Training

Designing and delivering an engaging learning experience is an effective way of keeping people in the virtual learning experience once they've started, but getting people to enroll and attend in the first place is a matter of motivation. Motivation is an entirely different animal than engagement, and as learning professionals, it's our responsibility to "set the stage" such that learners show up ready to engage.

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

4 Tips for Using Blended Learning to Deliver Effective Corporate Training

TOPYX LMS

Blended learning is becoming one of the top learning approaches companies use to deliver employee training programs with.¹

Getting Ready for the Next Disruptions in Training and Education

Learningtogo

Google the term “disruption” and you will find many results. It seems that everyone is trying to attach their product, service or training to this buzz word, often inappropriately. What will be the next truly disruptive innovation for the learning profession?

The Benefits of a Cloud-based LMS for the Healthcare Industry

Lambda Solutions

Training and education play a crucial role in ensuring patient satisfaction, accurate diagnosis, and a safe and compliant workplace. Healthcare training can be challenging since it must be customized to each role.

Avoiding an Information Dump when Planning Your Course

LearnDash

Overwhelming learners with too much information at once can cause them to abandon your course. In the excitement of writing your first course lesson, it’s all too easy to become carried away by all the content you want to include and lose sight of how overwhelming it might be for a new learner. As a subject matter expert, there’s obviously a lot you know and want to share with your learners about your course. However, including too much too fast can discourage learners.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

A well-designed learning curriculum develops and nurtures skills needed to achieve organizational and business goals with the most effective and engaging set of experiences. This ebook outlines 5 critical steps to develop learning solutions that will help you achieve the most ambitious objectives.

3 Ways LMS Training Programs Reduce Turnover for Retail Companies

TOPYX LMS

Retail companies experienced a 65 percent turnover rate among hourly employees in 2018, according to Daily Pay. 1 Retail distribution positions and corporate positions also had significant rates of turnover.

Fish & Chips Economics

Clark Quinn

A colleague, after hearing my take on economics, suggested I should tell this story. It’s a bit light-hearted, but it does make a point. And I’ve expanded it here for the purposes of reading versus listening.

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Continuing Education Systems

Talented Learning

Last week we kicked-off the 2019 Talented Learning Awards by honoring the best learning systems in our first category – corporate extended enterprise systems. And this week the celebration continues, as we recognize excellence in our second category – continuing education systems.

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8 Ways to Raise Your Course’s Brand Awareness

LearnDash

What is brand awareness, and do you need it for your online course? How well does your target audience know your course, and how can you help it become more recognizable? It’s not a new question, and certainly not one limited to online education. In fact, helping consumers become aware of your course—which is to say, your brand—is one of the most essential marketing challenges many educators face.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

How Learning Management Software Improves Competency Management

TOPYX LMS

Forty percent of U.S. employers are unable to find workers who are skilled enough to fill entry-level positions.¹ This points to a skills, or competency, gap that can cause serious problems within an organization. Learning Management Software

Getting brainstorming wrong

Clark Quinn

There’s a time when someone takes a result, doesn’t put it into context, and leads you to bad information. And we have to call it out. In this case, someone opined about a common misconception in regards to brainstorming.

Camaraderie as a Prelude to Collaboration as a Prelude to Business Impact

The Simple Shift

Reflecting on my recent ATD TechKnowledge presentation I found one issue dominated; “how do I get people to share more work related content in our ESN?” This was somewhat of a nice surprise as it was not the typical “leadership buy-in” need. Yet, when you really think about it, this is STILL about leadership as […]. collaboration connection E2.0 Social networks ATD Collaboration Social Technology

Stop Planning, Start Doing

LearnDash

Perpetual planning will kill your business. I think many people are drawn to starting their own business not because they want to be known as “an entrepreneur” but because of the benefits that come with entrepreneurial success. Specifically, not having a boss and controlling your own time. Both of these benefits were driving factors in my entrepreneurial journey.

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Five Disruptions That are Changing What it Means to be Human

Learningtogo

Every age feels like it is changing too fast for the people living through it. Take, for example, the automobile, the motion picture and the telephone. Within a short span of time, a single generation of human beings had to learn how to cope with these and other disruptive events.

MongoDB University: How MongoDB Built a World-Class Training Machine

Appsembler

Want the playbook for building a scalable (and lovable) technical training program? Look no further than MongoDB. With more than 8,300 customers across 100+ countries and over 45 million downloads, MongoDB is the open source platform that was named the database developers most want to work with.

The Power of Digital Learning

Magic EdTech

In the 21st century, the term “digital learning” means much more than simply accessing information on a computer.

3 Crucial steps in ensuring business agility

Matrix

When companies first start out, they do their best to gain customers, trust and give out a certain sense of stability.

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Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.