What Does an eLearning Consultant Do?

eLearning Architect

You probably see the job title bouncing around, but what does an eLearning consultant actually do? But I wanted to explain how I became a consultant, because I think experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. “ “ Experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. ” I knew it would be a role in eLearning - that was never in doubt. Was growing an eLearning design agency what I wanted? BUSINESS OF ELEARNING

Creativity within Constraints: When Cost, Resource Scarcity, or Deadlines Make Effective Elearning Seem Out of Reach

The Learning Dispatch

They don’t have to mean sacrificing creativity, engagement, or effectiveness. An interaction catalog can help you develop effective elearning under constraints. Developing Effective Custom Training While Respecting Resource Limitations. And this is a greater challenge when it comes to elearning (and other forms of online training). There’s no time to build engaging, exciting, effective elearning. Focus on What Makes Learning Effective.

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Performance Consulting with Nigel Harrison

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Towards the end of 2019, David James spoke with Nigel Harrison , published author and renowned expert in Performance Consulting, on The Learning & Development Podcast. Performance Consulting Doesn’t Make the Assumption That Learning or Training is the Solution.

Performance Consulting with Nigel Harrison

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Towards the end of 2019, David James spoke with Nigel Harrison , published author and renowned expert in Performance Consulting, on The Learning & Development Podcast. Performance Consulting Doesn’t Make the Assumption That Learning or Training is the Solution.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

outcome with the most effective and efficient set. effective learning solution or curriculum. specifies the most effective and. eLearning—and it looks great and seems to tick all the. project charter can be an effective tool to determine if content belongs.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

This “Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning” provides practical steps for ensuring your online training fosters a welcoming experience for all of your learners, whether they are team members, clients, or the public. . Not to put too fine a point on it, but you need to ensure that the elearning (or online training, or web-based training) that your organization creates is accessible—that is, usable by people who have disabilities. What Is Elearning?

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

This “Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning” provides practical steps for ensuring your online training fosters a welcoming experience for all of your learners, whether they are team members, clients, or the public. . Not to put too fine a point on it, but you need to ensure that the elearning (or online training, or web-based training) that your organization creates is accessible—that is, usable by people who have disabilities. What Is Elearning?

7 QUESTIONS TO ASK TO CREATE EFFECTIVE E-LEARNING

Learnnovators

The post 7 QUESTIONS TO ASK TO CREATE EFFECTIVE E-LEARNING appeared first on Learnnovators. Custom E-Learning E-Learning Learning Consulting Learning Design e-learning eLearning Engaging Learning Learning Learning Designer Learning Effectiveness Learning Experience Learnnovators SME Srividya Kumar

eBook Release: 8 Tips For Boosting Your eLearning With Performance Consulting

Dan Keckan

This is why it is essential to effectively measure the performance of both the employees and the eLearning. In this article, I discuss how performance consulting can come in handy. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

CoreAxis Consulting Named to 2021 Leadership Training Watch List

Coreaxis

March 12, 2021 Southborough, MA : CoreAxis Consulting is pleased to announce they have been named to the watch list of Top Leadership Training Companies of 2021 by TrainingIndustry.com. Effective leadership training and development impacts organizations from the top-down.

Creating Effective ELearning For Kids

LearnDash

Any seasoned instructional designer will tell you that elearning development cannot be approached in the same manner across multiple courses – even if the content is identical. From a corporate standpoint, creating elearning for an audience is challenging, but not nearly as challenging as creating elearning for kids. If you have to create elearning for kids, then you should first have a clear understanding on the age-group who will be taking the course.

ID and eLearning Links (9/23/18)

Experiencing eLearning

Aesthetic Usability Effect | Laws of UX. Meg Cumby Consulting. tags: consulting freelance. The post ID and eLearning Links (9/23/18) appeared first on Experiencing eLearning. Bookmarks consulting freelance independent consultant LearnDash usabilitySet LearnDash lessons to completed Storyline triggers – Building Better Courses Discussions – E-Learning Heroes.

How to Easily Input Personalized Learning in Your Training

Clarity Consultants

The post How to Easily Input Personalized Learning in Your Training appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development. eLearning Learning EffectivenessWith personalization, you can enhance the learning experience.

5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions

Bottom-Line Performance

Why invest in eLearning courses instead of “flat” media like powerpoints and webinars? Besides the obvious benefits of reduced costs and a virtual training environment, eLearning allows learners to practice new skills and concepts safely through a variety of interactions. I interviewed Sharon Boller, President of Bottom-Line Performance, to compile a list of interactions that can be used over and over again in a variety of eLearning courses.

3 Ways to Create Effective ELearning

LearnDash

If you are just starting off in the elearning industry, creating your first course is a way of passage. If you are creating elearning for a client on a consulting basis, you will also learn a great deal of patience! One question that many people ask is, “how do you create effective elearning”? The effectiveness of any elearning program is dependent on a variety of factors. elearning instructional design

Implementing Successful Training in the Consulting Industry

Ed App

The Consulting industry is constantly changing and shifting in nature, which is why it is essential to implement a successful training strategy for your employees. Unexpected events, such as the Great Recession of 2008 and 2009, can have detrimental impacts on the Consulting industry, whereby firms must be resilient and agile to cope with these shocks. A method of training that provides this opportunity to consulting firms is the practice of microlearning.

Should I Use an eLearning Vendor or a Freelancer?

ThinkingKap Solutions

A while back we wrote an article on finding the right eLearning partner. The question “which is better, eLearning vendor or a freelancer?” What’s the difference between an eLearning vendor and a freelancer? The end product will only be as creative and effective as the skills in BOTH areas. But everyone I’ve talked to says they know [insert eLearning development tool here]. Developing eLearning is no different. Consulting

3 Keys to Building Effective Online Training

Rapid eLearning

The key is figuring out how to convert a lot of this content into an effective e-learning course. Effective Online Training Has Clear Objectives. Effective Online Training Has Actionable Objectives. Effective Online Training Has Measurable Objectives.

Considering Setting up Self-Learning to Outpace Formal Learning Tactics

Clarity Consultants

The post Considering Setting up Self-Learning to Outpace Formal Learning Tactics appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development. eLearning Employee Training Learning Effectiveness

2 Tips to Easily Increase Elearning Effectiveness

LearnDash

Elearning has often caused teachers and businesses a headache because it can be difficult to effectively motivate the learner to actually view the content. What often happens is the user will click “next” until they are at the end of the elearning course and then attempt the quiz until they pass. For example, I remember one time I was taking a compliance training on a consulting project. elearning instructional design

Strategies for Reopening Safely: Effective Ways the Travel, Leisure and Transportation Industries Are Utilizing eLearning

Clarity Consultants

The post Strategies for Reopening Safely: Effective Ways the Travel, Leisure and Transportation Industries Are Utilizing eLearning appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development. Both the leisure and transportation industries are fairly unique.

ID and eLearning Links 12/22/2020

Experiencing eLearning

Best Laptops for Instructional Designers in 2020 Devlin Peck walks through the important factors for picking a laptop for instructional design and elearning professionals. Pan in The Interleaving Effect: Mixing It Up Boosts Learning.

5 Tips for Providing Effective Feedback for eLearning Programs

Clarity Consultants

However, not all approaches to feedback are as effective as promoting success as others. If you want your employees to excel, here are five tips for providing useful feedback for eLearning programs. The post 5 Tips for Providing Effective Feedback for eLearning Programs appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development

Show me the problem! From instructional designer to performance consultant

Elucidat

In this guest blog, Jean Marrapodi explores this common issue and challenges instructional designers to start thinking of themselves more as performance consultants. Maybe we need an elearning module to explain ‘supply chain management’, so they can see the bigger picture.”. The Instructional Designer’s Role: Performance Consultant. As Instructional Designers, we really must serve as Performance Consultants when we are given an assignment. Elearning Inspiration

10 Tools for Training Consultants

Ed App

This is why training needs to be constantly assessed to check if it’s still effective, relevant, and in line with the organization’s objectives. Training consultants are the ones in charge of ensuring that this goal is achieved in collaboration with subject matter experts and the L&D team.

Multi-Device Elearning: Responsive eLearning Design or Adaptive – What’s the Best Choice?

Adobe Captivate

With the rise of mobile devices and varied screen sizes, Responsive eLearning has become quite essential to create multi-device eLearning or mobile learning. It enables learners to access the eLearning courses from their preferred devices. As eLearning designers, we need to develop eLearning content such that it works swiftly and smoothly on every device. Responsive eLearning Design Vs Adaptive eLearning Design.

Convert Training to Online

Experiencing eLearning

Just taking your existing PowerPoint slides and putting them online won’t be very effective. Determine the format of the course (self-paced elearning, blended, virtual training, etc.). eLearning. Converting training to self-paced elearning cuts the time in half. . That’s 30 hours of content, which converts to 15 hours of self-paced elearning. Some sort of blended approach may be more effective.

6 Ways LMS Consulting Can Help You Achieve The Best Value For Money

Dan Keckan

LMS consulting simplifies the LMS selection process so that you can allocate resources more effectively. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. But can it really help you achieve the best LMS value for money? Learning Management Systems LMS Evaluation LMS Selection LMS Vendors

Start this 2019 by the hand of the Top eLearning Companies in India

Paradiso

The Top eLearning companies in India are ready to receive 2019 with new versions of their products and releases of new specialized services for companies that are interested in increasing their workforce and training capacity. We have prepared this list with the companies that we think, are the better options to look for training , content , development , IT solutions or eLearning matters in India. Top eLearning companies in India.

What Drives eLearning Costs?

Clarity Consultants

By understanding what drives eLearning costs, you can make strategic choices that ensure you remain in budget. The post What Drives eLearning Costs? appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development. Learning EffectivenessIf you want to keep control of your L&D expenses, here is what you need to know about the factors that impact your bottom line.

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eLearning too Expensive? A Solution for Every Budget

Bottom-Line Performance

Some companies think the cost of eLearning is ONLY driven by the quality of the images, audio, visual, and complex interactions. The more “fancy” multimedia eLearning has, the more expensive it will be. Therefore, a stripped down course with minimal aesthetic value will be the most cost-effective. But while adding multimedia to an eLearning course will increase the cost, this is not the main contributor to eLearning cost.

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Fundamentals of Good eLearning Scenarios

360 Training

Top-rated instructors strive to create useful and engaging online training to help learners get the most out of their elearning and help them apply the knowledge in practical life. eLearning scenarios are an excellent way to engage learners, promote their decision making skills, and to help them apply the acquired knowledge through practice. Motivational : eLearning scenarios should be motivating and closely linked with the learning objectives of the course.

Stupidly Simple Strategy to Demonstrate Training Effectiveness

LearnDash

One of the most important aspects about any training initiative is gathering user metrics in the effort to analyze the effectiveness of the training. You could require a 30 minute pre-requisite elearning course where users are introduced to the topic. Since many elearning programs allow you to create quizzes and surveys, this is an opportune time to get baseline data on your users. elearning instructional design training training tools

Build Effective Courses That Put the Learners in Charge

Rapid eLearning

And in this part, we’ll look at how to make it effective. Effective Courses Creating Relevant Context. Effective Courses Address Diverse Learner Needs. Effective Courses Give the Learners Control. Effective Courses Expose the Need for Learning. Effective Courses Let the Learners Explore. Effective Courses Provide Contextual Scenarios. Effective Courses Sort Learners by Experience. Effective Courses Sort by Understanding.

Let Go Through BPO for eLearning

Web Courseworks

BPO: Managing Services & Association eLearning. Companies such as Accenture , GP Strategies and Web Courseworks offer external consulting and implementation solutions to businesses with needs ranging from IT services , training, and recruitment. Let’s say they need to deliver eLearning to thousands of members. What service management needs might an association “outsource” for eLearning? What makes an association an ideal candidate for using BPO with eLearning?

Implementing Gaming System to Reach Effective Corporate Learning

Your Training Edge

Gamified learning is one of the most effective methods of learning that have cropped up in the digital age. There are also many reasons why companies put in place gaming systems to help their employees reach effective corporate learning. The best and most effective games keep players emotionally-invested. Here are 7 tips for implementing gaming system to reach effective corporate learning. Same can be said of a team of capable training consultants.

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Workplace Learning Professionals Next Job - Management Consultant

Tony Karrer

Well not quite, but it is pretty dang close to the definition of Management Consulting in Wikipedia: Management consulting refers to both the industry of, and the practice of, helping organizations improve their performance, primarily through the analysis of existing business problems and development of plans for improvement. In this world, you can't really distinguish the mandate of Management Consulting from the mandate of: Enterprise 2.0 Browse eLearning Content

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 4: Implementation

Your Training Edge

It can be, but that is not an effective way to change the organization’s mindset when it comes to online training. Either way, you may need to engage your in-house marketing department or an outside consultant to help you design the look and feel of the courses and their rollout. eLearning Featured Featured Posts Training elearning implementation implementing an elearning program rolling out elearningYour content is ready to go.

A guide to the essential skills and experience for a modern elearning team

Elucidat

Learning managers often ask us what skills they need in their elearning production teams, to make them a success. 4 key elearning team roles and the skills to look for. Below, we’ve listed four key roles you’re likely to need to create and manage successful, modern elearning for large audiences. We’ve shared ideas on how to structure your elearning team here. Read on for the skill profile of each core elearning production role. elearning Project Manager.

What can Hollywood teach you about making your Elearning AWESOME?

eLearning Brothers

What can Hollywood teach you about making your eLearning AWESOME? My wife has benefited from this most as I consult the Hair/Makeup & Wardrobe departments for gift ideas. Now with the proliferation of digital cinema and insanely capable special effects and CGI tools, filmmakers can create anything on screen with a robust computer and plenty of time and tech skills. By now you may be asking yourself, “What does any of this have to do with eLearning?”

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