Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

I am copying a discussion we have been having on LinkedIn as a part of the Training&Development group. The discussion that evolved has been one of the most insightful for me and I thought it should be shared with those who may not at present be a part of the T&D group on LinkedIn. Chad Thomas Creative Learning Developer, E-Learning Specialist, Multimedia Content Designer and Developer thank you for this insightful discussion.

Working Out Loud: Using the Tools We Already Have

Learnnovators

In effect, it can act as a set of notes of one’s day’s learning aggregated and filtered via hashtags and shared with the broader world. Small working out loud circles can use Twitter effectively through facilitated tweet chats as well. When is it most useful to use LinkedIn?

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MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Role in Corporate Universities

Learnnovators

This infographic of a Deloitte Survey spanning 90 countries look at the talent issues that can threaten organizational effectiveness. LinkedIn has tied up with Coursera to facilitate direct publication of these certificates to one’s profile. By taking a blended approach with MOOCs as one of the methods, CUs can become more effective in disseminating the necessary programs. The world has gotten complicated.

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5 Key Ways to Improve Training and Development

GoConqr

Large software companies like LinkedIn, with their acquisition of online learning company Lynda, are targeting the training market. Tracking Performance : A training program is not effective unless the progress is tracked.

Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?

Kapp Notes

Think of the huge self-paced learning purchase of Lynda.com by LinkedIn for $1.5 billion and the subsequent purchase of LinkedIn by Microsoft for $26.2 Just three years ago, LinkedIn posted fewer than 5,000 instructional designer job openings. Death of Self-Pace eLearning.

How Employers Can Make Every Employee a Top Performer

Your Training Edge

Aside from this, giving out recognition rewards for outstanding professional behavior like being on time or effective collaborations with their team can encourage others to improve. Connect with Ron Cullimore on LinkedIn. Build relationships on trust.

Increasing Use Of Employee Training Software With The Spread Of Digitization

G-Cube

Hence, the use of effective employee training software for corporate training has become very common. Earlier, the software was employed for effective distribution of training content with less flexibility, thereby lessening its value and limiting its adoption in organizations.

Five top tips to boost creativity

Clear Lessons

Seek out ways to boost your energy and especially make a point to hang out with people who have an energising effect on your mood. She’s also the founding director of The Learning Architect, an international consortium of life skills specialists.  LinkedIn. .

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LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

All of these variables mean that LMS buyers now have an opportunity to find a solution partner who truly specializes in making learning technology more effective, innovative and cost efficient for their particular needs. They will contribute $300 million to LinkedIn revenue.

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

Whether you want to learn more about awesome eLearning authoring tools, communicate more effectively with your learners, or organize your time better, our list of useful eLearning tools is sure to help. is a great eLearning tool because it helps you make your content effective.

3 Ways to Earn More Money as an Instructional Designer

LearnDash

Recently I received an email from someone on LinkedIn who was curious to know more about instructional design, and how to break into the industry. When it comes down to it, specialists always make more money than generalists.

Filming starts for our new series to support charity digital skills

Clear Lessons

According to the Charity Digital Skills Report , 45% of charities don’t have a digital strategy, yet most charities know that digital skills can help them work more effectively and retain staff. How can ‘digital’ help charity staff work more effectively?  LinkedIn. .

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

Once you import PowerPoint content to Storyline , the effects you add will help to ensure that a learner has absorbed important information before progressing. Tool: LinkedIn. What it does: LinkedIn is the leading social network for professionals.

ICAAP eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

The platform offers an effective way for ICAAP to assist their members in continually developing their knowledge and skills, while maintaining their certifications. Share this on LinkedIn. Download the ICAAP Medical Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF.

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5 Steps for Proving the ROI of Your Training Investment

ej4 eLearning

There’s an old meme that gets circulated on LinkedIn and other sites, reporting a conversation between a CEO and a CFO: CFO: What happens if we spend all this money training our employees and they leave? Workplace learning and development specialist Clive Shepherd reports that the slogan “people are our greatest asset” has become something of a cliché. The important things is to quantify the effects of your training as much as possible.

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5 Steps for Proving the ROI of Your Training Investment

ej4 eLearning

There’s an old meme that gets circulated on LinkedIn and other sites, reporting a conversation between a CEO and a CFO: CFO: What happens if we spend all this money training our employees and they leave? Workplace learning and development specialist Clive Shepherd reports that the slogan “people are our greatest asset” has become something of a cliché. The important things is to quantify the effects of your training as much as possible.

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Creation of Value and Intangible Assets: the Paradigm Shift

Learning Wire

Microsoft has spent $26 billion acquiring LinkedIn, the foremost business networking service in the world; and Netflix, the online video subscription service, is weightier with its $60 billion value than Kellogg’s, the Campbell Soup Company, and chocolatier Lindt combined.

PD with Pictures: Using Screencasting to Save your Sanity!

TechSmith Camtasia

In my role as Instructional Technology Specialist in Cypress-Fairbanks ISD, I have had the pleasure of being schooled by some of the best teachers. I find the effect is more than explanatory.

10 Tips to Earn Money as an eLearning Professional

Trivantis

Research the various aspects of eLearning, such as eLearning course design and development , to determine your core strengths and to learn as much as you can about your specialties, in order to develop your brand and to market yourself effectively. .

25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

Content Specialist, Antoinette says: As an obsessive organizer, I’ve tried lots of online to do lists. Once you import PowerPoint content to Storyline, the effects you add will help to ensure that a learner has absorbed important information before progressing. Tool: LinkedIn.

Equality & Diversity: Still a Difficult Formula to Resolve for Many Organisations

OpenSesame

Established in 2002 as a specialist business, Equality Matters provides consultancy and training for organisations large and small to embed equality and diversity in policies, procedures, business practices and people development.

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Distance Learning and the LMS: Advice From a Higher Education Expert

Talented Learning

You can connect with Nancy on LinkedIn or on Twitter. A modern, robust LMS is important from a pedagogical perspective, as well as for effective student/faculty communication. Putting the Pieces Together: How to Deliver Effective Integrated Learning Experiences.

21st Century L&D Skills

Performance Learning Productivity

I was recently involved in a discussion about 21st Century learning skills in one of the LinkedIn Groups. Therefore, social networks are the conduit for effective organisational performance.

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Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Bob: You’re right that social media has transformed the way that PR works – and it’s increased its effectiveness immeasurably, at least in the business-to-business sector. So, in the end, it might be more effective and efficient to get the help of a professional whom you trust (and that’s a key phrase) rather than do it yourself. As a communication specialist, what are your thoughts on using storytelling as a tool for effective PR?

LMS Integration – What it Means and Why is It Important

SkyPrep

Keep up with compliance more effectively. OKTA, Microsoft, Active Directory, OneLogin, Open API, Facebook, LinkedIn, Windows Live, G Suite. Learn more about SkyPrep by scheduling a demo with one of our Product Specialists or give SkyPrep a try for 14 days – it’s absolutely free!

LMS Selection Roulette: Who Can You Trust?

Talented Learning

I bump into LinkedIn posts from learning professionals who are overwhelmed by LMS challenges. That’s why organizations often ask LMS selection specialists like me to help narrow the field. It happens at least once a week.

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Top 75 Online Courses for Freelancers To Up Their Game

TalentLMS

Where: LinkedIn. Where: LinkedIn. It’s not just about pitching an idea–which is also covered in this innovative and free LinkedIn course. insert dramatic music effect*. Where: LinkedIn. Where: LinkedIn. Where: LinkedIn. Where: LinkedIn.

Three Ideas for New Learning Experience (LX) Designers

Mindflash

I posed a few questions on Twitter and in Linkedin groups. Which ever process you choose, Jennifer Brick , training specialist from New York, is right on the money when she says that ADDIE should be your new best friend.

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New frontiers opening for STM journals

Aptara

Current movements within academic publishing provide a great example of this effect. A recent LinkedIn Pulse blog post by Simon Owens delved into one particularly exciting method by which scholarly journals are building specialist interest in their papers.

The 18 Most Interesting Articles and Interviews in 2015

WalkMe Training Station

Talent improvement specialists devoted time and resources to move toward up-to-date office space must invest in formal training to all employees and maintain the high standard no matter time constraints and presumption about necessitation.

My Experience of Working Out Loud Using Pinterest

Learningtogo

Taruna Goel is a Learning Specialist and has more than 17 years of experience in training and learning design, skills development, competency assessment, and performance improvement. LinkedIn: ca.linkedin.com/in/tarunagoel. Guest Blogger Taruna Goel on Using Pinterest to Work out Loud.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

Oliver is a Staff Author, Education & eLearning for LinkedIn and Lynda.com. The most effective among us are moving beyond creating traditional courses to more efficient options like curating existing content instead of recreating the wheel. What does the future of eLearning hold?

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Freedom to Learn and Pursue One's Expertise

Vignettes Learning

3) Ripple Effects of Insights Encourage real-time insights noting, sharing and tracking. 5) Celebrate and Stand Out as Experts and Specialists Feedback to self, peers and significant leaders.

52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning

eLearningArt

As an instructional designer, I’m always trying to make my eLearning courses more interesting, effective, and engaging. This means that learning is most effective when invoking emotions and facilitating peer collaboration.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

By doing this, George argues that vendors (LMS in particular), and the organizations they sell to, will begin to see their product no longer as simply an event-based tool for learning, but rather as a process-based tool for capacity planning and workplace effectiveness.