LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers

Tony Karrer

I do a lot of presentations where one of the topics is how to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. In most cases, I will ask for a show of hands: How many of you have a LinkedIn Account? How many of you actively use LinkedIn? How many of you get really high value from LinkedIn? - Now down to 2-5% I am continually surprised by this result ( Getting Value from LinkedIn ).

Your Guide To LMS Integrations


Your guide to all the necessary learning management system (LMS) integrations. These integrations allow you to easily connect your learning platform with your Google Apps and social media platforms, such as LinkedIn and Facebook.

Complete Guide To Promote Your YouTube Video


It is one of the effective point helpful in promotion. The Academy is a very effective way of learning the latest trends and employing the most up-to-date YouTube features. link] The post Complete Guide To Promote Your YouTube Video appeared first on mysimpleshow.

9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

Several research giants like Bersin, Gartner, LinkedIn, and Forrester recommend it. A study released by LinkedIn in 2017 says: “80% of L&D pros agree that developing employees is top-of-mind for the executive team. Avoid heavy graphics, special effects, or lengthy narration.

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8 Incredibly Effective Strategies to Build an Email List from Scratch

Your Training Edge

Email is 40 times more effective at this task than Facebook or Twitter, and building an email list is essential for any business. Typical interesting offers include a free eBook, access to your software, a guide to something, etc.

Recruit, Select, Develop and Retain: A How-to Guide to Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

If you’ve taken the time to build an effective training program, even if it has been on hold during economic uncertainty, you can use the program to help people figure out what their next move can be. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

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Effective Training Visuals—Directing the Eyes


This is the second in a series of blog posts intended to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering the effectiveness of the visuals they include. You can keep up with Jeff at the Convergence Training blog or on LinkedIn , Google+, Twitter , and Facebook.

Effective Training Visuals—Organizing for Perception


A great resource for learning how visuals can make training more effective is the book Visual Language for Designers: Principles for Creating Graphics that People Understand by Connie Malamed. If you’re visiting the OpenSesame website, chances are you’re considering buying an elearning course.

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces


“ Learning would be exceedingly laborious, not to mention hazardous, if people had to rely solely on the effects of their own actions to inform them what to do. Within that group, more than one-third either do not have a LinkedIn profile, or have fewer than 100 connections.

Skills Series: A Beginner’s Guide to JavaScript

General Assembly

Developers use JavaScript to create a wide range of features, from simple user interface (UI) functionality to complex visual effects, including: Interfaces like image carousels. He also writes books on HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and creates video courses through LinkedIn Learning.

Elevate Your Management Skills: Quick Start Guide to Training Your Employees Yourself


Once informal training starts percolating throughout the organization and you have a better sense of the types of formal training that would be most effective for your team, consider designing, developing and delivering training yourself, or with a small team of which you are an integral part.

3 resolutions for more effective elearning in 2018


Here are three achievable resolutions you can make to keep up with new trends and create more effective learning this year. Here are three resolutions we’ll be sticking to this year, in order to create more effective elearning.

How L&D Can Deliver Real Strategic Impact to the Organization

Enyota Learning

For example, according to a survey by LinkedIn, "manager involvement is critical for employee engagement in learning. Just how effective is the L&D strategy? Talk to our team of experts to know how we can help your organization create and implement effective training courses.

Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

There’s a classic LinkedIn meme about a conversation between a CFO and a CEO: CFO: “What happens if we invest in developing our people and then they leave us?” Another nice feature that PowerPoint lacks is live characters that guide you through the course.

Five Practices to Build Emotionally Intelligent Leaders

CLO Magazine

Emotional intelligence, or EQ, the capability of individuals to identify and manage their own emotions as well as recognize those of others, has been identified as a strong indicator and predictor of effective leadership. Leadership Development effective leadership emotional intelligence EQ

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Instructional Systems Designer Tells Us His Solutions for Retaining Employee Knowledge

Dashe & Thomson

He can be reached through his LinkedIn profile or email at This series explores the difficulties of being a trainer and how to overcome them, along with tips and advice to make your training more effective and even more engaging. An exception, easy to use guide on getting to the root of an organizational problem. The authority in the field of Cooperative Learning, an effective method that can be used for both traditional and non-traditional media.

Make Learning An Experience. Blend It! | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

While we may like to believe that directing and guiding our learners to new understanding is the most effective way to educate, the traditional Instructor-Led Training (ILT) model fails to recognize that our learners have changed.

Gamification must be specifically targeted to be effective


Gamification must be specifically targeted to be effective. Gamification is coming to the workplace in a big way, but if it isn't used properly it won't have the beneficial effect companies are looking for. The best example of completion gamification is the LinkedIn interface.

Integrating Meditative Tools Into E-Learning Apps

Adobe Captivate

There are already many applications like Skill Pill, Moodle Mobile, LinkedIn Learning, etc., The device will guide the student to focus themselves on the second’s needle and say “I am here.” The tool in the E-Learning app can guide the student with voice support. Image Source.

Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

This same effect is seen in ant colonies and bee hives, as noted in another fascinating article I found in a post by Gisela Jonsson, titled “ Ants are stupid, ant colonies are smart.”

6 Training Trends for 2018 (and 3 you’re still not doing right)


Virtual instructor-led training (vILT) is quickly gaining traction as classroom training’s more cost-effective, less disruptive but equally effective cousin. Bonus : Embrace these virtual instructor-led training best practices to make your virtual training engaging and effective. #2:

Why Soft Skills are Critical to the Success of a Learning and Development Professional

Your Training Edge

A LinkedIn study found that 58% of the hiring managers believe that the lack of soft skills in candidates is limiting their companies’ productivity. Communication Skills – It cannot be more emphasized that effective communication skills increase productivity tenfold. LinkedIN: [link].

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Podcast: Debbie Wooldridge, Founder and President of ttcinnovations


Debbie Wooldridge is a big idea person who founded ttcinnovations to help organizations improve their operations through effective training strategies and programs. LinkedIn: LinkedIn:

Debbie Wooldridge, Founder and President of ttcinnovations


Debbie Wooldridge is a big idea person who founded ttcinnovations to help organizations improve their operations through effective training strategies and programs. LinkedIn: LinkedIn:

Using People Pictures in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Sometimes it is very effective to add people pictures to your online courses. They could be used as a guide/narrator that directs the learner through the course or you could use people to create scenarios and graphics. Share this on LinkedIn.

Connected Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

And let’s say that one of the abilities that new managers need to develop is conducting effective performance reviews with employees. Connected learning, a concept that has come out of research on K-12 education, has application to employee learning.

8 E-Learning Developers You Should Follow

Rapid eLearning

LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn. Check out this example of how to add Cool Overlay Effects in Articulate Storyline with Basic After Effects & JavaScript. LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn. LinkedIn.

Learning Myths: Debunked

Association eLearning

For more detailed debunking of learning styles take a look at these resources: The Debunker Club- Learning Styles are NOT an Effective Guide for Learning Design. Share this on LinkedIn.

The big digital learning trends for 2019, according to the experts


In fact, predictions are set for bots and AI to get ever more useful in guiding and motivating users, predicting needs, as well as curating and filtering, personalized content that fits people’s needs. ” Linkedin | Twitter. ” Linkedin | Twitter. “In ” Linkedin.

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Workplace Learning Trends in 2018

Origin Learning

Imagine a scenario wherein your corporate LMS has an in-built bot/learning wizard that guides you to pick up a certification when you are assigned to a specific project? Organizations can use podcasts to share product training, marketing insights, and best practices knowhow effectively.

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22 Books For Beginner Instructional Designers

Upside Learning

Recently I came across this discussion on LinkedIn – best book for beginning instructional designers. Making Sense of Online Learning : A Guide for Beginners and the Truly Skeptical by Patti Shank & Amy Sitze. Preparing Instructional Objectives : A Critical Tool in the Development of Effective Instruction by Robert F. Guide to eLearning by Micheal Allen. Designing Effective Instruction by Gary R.

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer


Some of the technology-aided tools that can be adopted by new-age Trainers to help them connect more to the learners and teach more effectively –. Networking sites like Facebook and LinkedIn allow users to create separate pages or communities where discussions can be held on specific topics.

What Hooks Learners to eLearning?

Origin Learning

As technologies evolve and a new generation of learners enters the workforce, L&D experts face fresh challenges in designing effective eLearning. be it animated ones, or those of actual people talking and explaining concepts in a friendly tone can be used effectively to foster learning.

6 Social Media Platforms, and How to Use Them for Your E-Learning


But used effectively, it can be a creative way to engage with your online learners. Here’s a quick guide through the top six social networks, and how you can use them as part of your online course. LinkedIn. For career-focused learners, LinkedIn can be a way for them to polish their professional credentials while they take your course. Like Facebook, LinkedIn also has a groups option, albeit one that’s been buried in its latest design reiteration.

7 Online Member Acquisition Strategies to Grow Your Base

Blue Sky eLearn

When it comes to strengthening your online member acquisition strategy, there is no technique so effective as leveraging social media to expand your outreach abilities. LinkedIn. This benefits both of you, as you can both effectively share a pool of engaged online users.