NOT Learning Engineering

Clark Quinn

I recently wrote about two different interpretations of the term ‘learning engineering’ So when I saw another article on the topic, I was keen to read it. Except, after reading it, I thought what it was talking about was not learning engineering, or, at least, not all of it. I think this article goes wrong right from the title: Learning Engineering Is Learning About Learning. But is that what learning engineering is?

Content engineering

Clark Quinn

We’ve heard about learning engineering and while the focus is on experience design, the pragmatics include designing content to create the context, resources, and motivation for the activity. This is content engineering , and it’s a direction we need to go. This isn’t effective content governance, and content should have regular cycles of review and expiry dates.


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Learning Engineering

Clark Quinn

And one thing that struck me was folks talking about learning engineering. If we take the analogy from regular science and engineering, we are talking about taking the research from the learning sciences, and applying it to the design of solutions. The focus of the engineering, however, is different. Is learning engineering an alternative to instructional design? Last week I had the opportunity to attend the inaugural meeting of the Global Learning Council.

The evolution from Quality Assurance to Quality Engineering in the edtech world.

Magic EdTech

Could the move to online learning help remake the education model and make it a more effective method of educating students? Yes, that mindset is Quality Engineering (QE). Quality Engineering transcends quality control, Dev Ops, quality assurance, and testing.

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.

Organizational Learning Engineering

Clark Quinn

Systemic ways to get the combined benefits of more effective output and more engaged people. I’ve argued in the past that we should treat learning design seriously, with the depth of rocket science applied as a learning engineering. Organizational learning processes – across L&D, Executive Development, Leadership Development, and more of the roles in HR and talent management – are largely still rooted in both industrial era models and myths.

How a Learning Game Engine Accelerates Development

Bottom-Line Performance

Effective learning, no matter the medium, must start with one key component: a great design. We’ve been developing the mechanics of our Knowledge Guru™ learning game engine since 2010, and we are still tweaking them today. The game has been coded and designed by a team of developers working iteratively and collaboratively, and we even went so far as to patent the engine. It’s reliable, effective, and fast to produce a game with the Knowledge Guru game engine.

The Emergence of Learning Engineering

Knowledge Avatars for Training

Learning Engineering is an emerging field that applies science, technology, and pedagogy to produce the most effective learning experience. It is an approach to teaching and learning that focuses on engineering or designing an environment to encourage, motivate, and enhance learning.

Support MP4 videos in your eLearning platform with Rustici Engine

Rustici Software

From deep dives to microlearning, video is being used to effectively supplement formal eLearning courses with engaging content. By the end of this summer, Rustici Engine will be able to handle the import, play and track.mp4 video files and.mp3 audio files using the same APIs that handle SCORM, AICC, xAPI and cmi5 courses. It’s the first non-standards based content that Rustici Engine supports. Rustici Engine Software Development

9 Metrics to Help You Build a More Effective Sales Engineering Team [eBook]


Sales engineers are technical product experts tasked with helping qualify, close, and renew relationships with customers. Your company may use the title “presales engineer” or “solution engineer” or something similar. In addition to having various responsibilities and titles, the performance of the sales engineer (SE) is measured in a variety of ways. Companies with strong sales engineering performance achieve far higher win rates and renewals.

Team Q&A: 7 questions with our Head of Engineering, Matt


Matt is constantly pushing the boundaries of what the engineering team at Coassemble can do. As Head of Engineering, Matt makes sure the platform’s ship stays upright and on course. Mat fields our communications for the engineering team to ensure projects are on schedule and updates to the platform are successfully delivered. As the Head of Engineering, what does a typical day look like for you? Team development engineering product teamAbout Matt.

The Cost of Sales Engineer Training for Employees


How does your company approach sales engineer training? Your veteran sales engineers often hold valuable institutional knowledge that is hard to replace. How can you ensure that new recruits get up to speed with your business’s operations quickly and effectively—without sacrificing the quality of the sales process and customer experience? Understanding the Importance of Sales Engineer Training.

Introducing: The Engagement Engine

Growth Engineering

Training that engages learners is more effective than training that doesn’t. An Engagement Engine! To build an Engagement Engine, you need three major components. When you’re creating a learning programme with an engagement engine, these three components work together to keep learners hooked, encourage informal learning and create a sense of ownership. To make sure your Engagement Engine works the way you need it to, you need to pay close attention to the fuel.

Meet the Hero of the Technical Sale: The Sales Engineer


Sales engineer” (SE) is the title you’re mostly likely to see on their business cards, however those in the business go by several titles. More often than not the word “engineer” is used, as in presales engineer, sales engineer , or solutions engineer. That is, tech companies turn to sales engineers to understand the needs of buyers. Sales engineers are the authentic voice of the field. from Sales Engineers are the MVPs of SaaS.

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Engineering both the front- and back-end

Clark Quinn

I had the pleasure of edging Bob Glushko a couple of weeks ago, and finally had a chance to dig into a couple of papers if his (as well as scan his book Document Engineering). Yes, there are necessary efficiencies and effectiveness enough to justify this approach in your learning experience system design, but the potential for smart adaptive experiences is the new opportunity.

How Can You Use the Built-in LMS Quiz Engine Effectively?

CommLab India

This blog explains how you can effectively use the quiz engine features of an LMS. Learning Technology LMS

7 Technical Sales Engineer Training Topics that Drive Better Business Results


As a wider range of technologically sophisticated products comes on the market, the demand for sales engineers is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, according to The U.S. Sales engineers, with their combination of strong technical and interpersonal skills, play a critical role in the sales process, directly impacting company revenues. In this blog, we take a deeper dive into the importance of training your sales engineers (SEs).

Tips for Creating Effective E-Learning Assessments

Origin Learning

Let us begin with an analogy: If training is a medicine, assessment is a mechanism to ascertain the effectiveness of that medicine. Not only does it serve as feedback for the effectiveness of the e-learning course, it also helps employees stay motivated and on track with respect to their personal career goals. Every assessment should focus on a particular course or module to judge to what extent has the course been effective in imparting the necessary knowledge.

New Software Developer Joins DiscoverLink Engineering Team


Reid Anderson has joined DiscoverLink as Software Developer in the Engineering department. Anderson took on the lead technology role for the startup to help create the most effective online presence possible. “We’re We’re excited that Reid has joined the DiscoverLink team,” said Jason Prigg, Lead Software Engineer. The post New Software Developer Joins DiscoverLink Engineering Team appeared first on DiscoverLink.

We Need More Learning Engineers - Tip #186

Vignettes Learning

He shared : Saxberg, who is also a member of the advisory board of the IEEE IC Industry Consortium on Learning Engineering (ICICLE), defines a learning engineer as “someone who draws from evidence-based information about human development—including learning—and seeks to apply these results at scale, within contexts, to create affordable, reliable, data-rich learning environments.” We need learning engineers to: Test our assumptions against facts.

Analyze this: 5 ways data can help build super sales engineers and teams


You may have recently read our CEO’s prediction that 2020 will be the year of the sales engineer (SE). Download this eBook with John Care, Peter Cohan, and more revealing the future of sales engineering. As John Care, author of “Mastering Technical Sales: The Sales Engineer’s Handbook,” noted about this technology: “It takes friction out of the sales process. With a little research and data compilation, SEs can build an effective case.

Growth Engineering’s Top Articles of 2017

Growth Engineering

Below I reveal Growth Engineering’s top 12 articles from 2017. At Growth Engineering, we believe work, training and everything in between should be fun. Read more to find out how to use the 70:20:10 model to create exceedingly effective training. At Growth Engineering, we know gamification is a powerful learner-engagement tool – but in case you still need convincing, here’s the proof that gamification works. It’s nearly over but boy, it’s been an epic year!

Is the Demo Dead? Four Sales Engineering Experts Weigh In [eBook]


In this case, the “one thing” was a webinar we conducted with sales engineering expert and author John Care. John presented valuable insights on the changing role of the sales engineer. If you missed it, you can watch The 2024 Sales Engineer webinar with John Care here. Four Experts Weigh-In on the Past, Present and Future of Sales Engineering. The role of the sales engineer ISN’T going away. On the blurring line between sales engineers and sales reps…. “I

Learning and Development: What Makes Videos Effective?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you can determine the attributes that make a video great, perhaps you can reverse engineer those pieces and apply them to your own videos.   Let the Experiments Begin   Among the key learning of the research, there are lessons that everyone who is considering creating a video should consider, which when applied will help guide us to creating better and more effective visual content.

The Google Effect


I recently heard a term that was new to me, “ The Google Effect.” It turns out that there’s been quite a lot of research into the effects of online search on our brains and our apparent decline in the ability to remember things. It is true that Google and other search engines have rewired our brains – because everything we experience rewires us in some way. ” So of course, what did I do? I googled it.

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10 Search Engine Marketing Basics You Have to Master

DigitalChalk eLearning

Search engine marketing is a little like chess. In this post, I’ll be covering 10 search engine marketing (SEM) basics that you’ll need to master in order to succeed as a digital marketer. By the time you’re done reading, you’ll be ready to get your feet wet in the world of search engine marketing, and will have a much better idea of the resources you’ll need to continue your learning journey. The post 10 Search Engine Marketing Basics You Have to Master appeared first on.

5 Tactics to Develop Effective Video Marketing

Your Training Edge

You must do it effectively as fast as possible. To save time, you must discover the five tactics to develop effective video marketing. Web content has to be optimized for search engines which will allow your contents to get indexed in the database of search engines and thesewill appear on search results whenever someone search for related contents. It’s called search engine optimization, SEO for short.

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Accelerate the Leadership Engine

CLO Magazine

Working with Development Dimensions International (DDI), a talent management consulting company, Nissan’s HR team crafted a curriculum designed to provide the skills future leaders would need to be optimally effective and establish a common leadership vocabulary across functions and locations. Nissan leadership has collectively said that people’s professional power comes from personal strength, creativity and dedication.

7 Highly Effective Tips on Technical SEO

Hurix Digital

The answer as you know is SEO (Search Engine Optimization). The travel services brand’s website and the blog were optimised and it ranked high in Google search engine result pages (SERPs) and triggered Tom to click on it. Through it, your website and all of its pages appease and appeal to the Gods of Search Engines. Optimizing the website for seamless crawling by search engine spiders. Fast loading websites are rewarded by the search engines.

Consider Your Sales Engineers when Choosing a Sales Learning Platform


Sales engineers bridge the gap. Sales engineering, also known as technical sales or solutions consulting, serves as the foundation of technical knowledge for a sales organization. To excel in the role, a sales engineer (SE) needs a deeper level of knowledge into many aspects of the business than a salesperson. A few ways a sales learning platform can immediately impact SE teams: Sales Engineer Onboarding. Developers build the product. Salespeople sell the product.

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8 Examples of Effective Training Videos

Academy of Mine

What Makes Training Video Effective? For them, video training is far more effective than classroom sessions. In this guide, we put together eight examples of effective training videos that worked exceptionally well because of the way they conveyed their message to the audience.

The Grail of Effective and Engaging Learning Experiences

Clark Quinn

While there are many dimensions that could be considered, for the sake of simplicity let’s characterize the two important ones as effectiveness of our learning and the engagement of the experience. If we map the space, we see that the lower left is the space of low engagement and low effectiveness. Moving up the diagram, however, towards increasing effectiveness, is an area that’s less populated. This is a cost-effective balance.

Effects of social media on your education and career growth

Your Training Edge

When you really want to understand the impact of social media on education, you need to consider both positive and adverse effects. To understand the effects of social networking on students, you also need to consider the long-term effects of social media exposure. Both effects will count either positive or negative to analyse the impacts of social media on students. For more clarification, dig these effects in deep to analyse the impacts effectively.

Measuring the Effectiveness of Gamification

Your Training Edge

But how are we actually able to measure the effectiveness of gamification? And it’s not just engagement — gamification’s revenue effects are equally astounding. As you can see by the above examples, turning applications into games is a trend that is here to stay and one that is being widely accepted by big brand names and proving the concept of gamification extremely effective. What is effectiveness and success? Have you ever been gamified?

Cognitive Bias in Education: the Pygmalion Effect


The Pygmalion effect is one of them, and the first step in preventing it is to know more about it. “My team is regularly called upon to intervene in large French industrial groups, with engineers for example, but it has a cost, and it’s complicated because the brain is mature.

How To Make An Effective Customer Testimonial Video

Your Training Edge

The other place where you can begin the video is at the place where your clothes get dirty (detergent soap) or your car doesn’t make the grade (engine oil). Related Posts: Tips for Making a Successful Corporate Video That… 5 Tactics to Develop Effective Video Marketing Top 5 Sales Commandments Bad Training Videos are bad even if you like the Instructor Increasing your ROI with Video Learning (Visited 2 times, 2 visits today).

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Can Help Your Online Course

DigitalChalk eLearning

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) refers to designing your website so that it appears in the non-paid, “organic” section of search results when people search key phrases on sites like Google, Yahoo, and Bing. Search engines like Google, Yahoo, and Bing regularly search your website to see if any changes have been made or content has been added so they can keep their search results up to date. Search engines use your description to place below your title in the search results.

The Best LMS Platforms for Effective Corporate Training – LPP and LXP


The LPP also uses a Rule Engine to set a different set of rules based on individual skill-gaps and performance metrics. ? The LXP uses a Suggestion Engine for content tagging for easier and more effective search and filtering. ? The modern learning management systems (LMS) address various training challenges such as widespread workforce, evolving needs, and low adoption of technology.

Use Employee Health As a Performance Engine

CLO Magazine

The 2012 Towers Watson “Staying @ Work Survey Report” stated, “This year’s survey results show a strong link between highly effective health and productivity strategies and strong human capital and financial results.” ” Further, 66 percent of companies with highly effective health and productivity programs reported they perform better than their top competitors.

Organizing Effective E-Learning Programs for Improved Airline Operations & Customer Services


The two major factors which help driving this transformation include- the need to improve the overall learning experience of employees in varied job roles such as maintenance, crew, engineering and others. For successful business operations, effective collaboration among airport authority and equipment manufacturers also needs to be managed. With digitization, the aviation industry is leading at the forefronts in transforming their training landscape.