Why I left Linkedin

Saffron Interactive

A couple of months back I made the decision to delete my LinkedIn profile, a decision greeted with incredulity from all quarters. What sets LinkedIn apart is that it’s considered to be the professional network; a platform you can use to build your career, not your social life.

Why I left Linkedin

Saffron Interactive

A couple of months back I made the decision to delete my LinkedIn profile, a decision greeted with incredulity from all quarters. What sets LinkedIn apart is that it’s considered to be the professional network; a platform you can use to build your career, not your social life.

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.

Job Hunting and the Power of a Personal Website

OpenSesame

While many interview candidates will have various social media accounts, having a personal website not only makes you stand out, but also provides you with the opportunity to better showcase your skills. These resources provide website templates and options to add multiple pages.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

At LinkedIn, for example, the L&D team gathered success stories from across the. LinkedIn Learning (2017), ‘How to Overcome Top Challenges to Advance your Learning Culture’ 3 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. and is displayed in the most effective way possible.

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. You can go to his website to get these: [link]. I started this discussion to understand the roles (tacit and explicit) that a learning consultant plays.

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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5 Strategies to Improve the Effectiveness of Your Lead Generation

ProProfs

Anyone with a decent computer and an Internet connection can create a business website. With a vast array of marketing platforms and lead generation tools at your disposal, it can be challenging and complicated to determine which ones are effective and deliver results.

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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Interview with Corinne Sowar: Effective Employee Onboarding

TalentLMS

I had a great conversation with Corinne Sowar in the group “Instructional Design & E-Learning Professionals’ Group” on LinkedIn and asked Corinne for an interview to tell us more about what she does, the results and everything in between! You can find her on LinkedIn.

How eLearning is Changing the Way Training Companies Train

Enyota Learning

It provided an easier and a more cost-effective way to enable learning without disrupting the daily workloads of the employees. The marriage with LinkedIn was almost made in heaven. When you talk of value, LinkedIn clearly gave its users the whole nine yards.

Effective Training Visuals—Organizing for Perception

OpenSesame

If you’re visiting the OpenSesame website, chances are you’re considering buying an elearning course. 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.

Is Understanding People Important for eLearning Design?

Enyota Learning

Use of effective images, videos, and content have an important role to play in measuring the overall efficiency of learning programs. Good design forms the foundation of your eLearning courses to create effective learning solutions for your learners.

8 Corporate Learning Trends in 2017

Enyota Learning

Some of the proven benefits of app-based learning include effective implementation of microlearning, simulation and game-based learning, extensive control on tracking and learning management and, off-line performance support applications anywhere and anytime.

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?” The post Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees appeared first on.

Content Marketing Basics Going Into 2019

KnowledgeCity

Before you can use content marketing as an effective tool to drive profits, first you must develop a content marketing strategy. Use complex, difficult to use social media and websites. Once a novelty niche in the marketing arena, content marketing is now its own branding powerhouse.

Summer News and Notes

AXIOM Learning Solutions

We are really proud of our colleague Jenn Kammerdiener for her popular talk “5 Keys to Effective Learning Strategy” Did you see our article, “ The Learning Smoothie “?? Check us out on LinkedIn and on the Job Opportunities section of our About page on our new website.

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Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

LinkedIn , especially LinkedIn groups, is a source for many useful conversations and resources. My business website and portfolio were also built with WordPress. Almost all of that is helping clients use Moodle more effectively.

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Podcast: Debbie Wooldridge, Founder and President of ttcinnovations

Learningtogo

Debbie Wooldridge is a big idea person who founded ttcinnovations to help organizations improve their operations through effective training strategies and programs. LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/debbiewooldridge. Contact Debbie’s company at: Website: [link].

Debbie Wooldridge, Founder and President of ttcinnovations

Learningtogo

Debbie Wooldridge is a big idea person who founded ttcinnovations to help organizations improve their operations through effective training strategies and programs. LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/debbiewooldridge. Contact Debbie’s company at: Website: [link].

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

LearnDash

But used effectively, it can be a creative way to engage with your online learners. LinkedIn. For career-focused learners, LinkedIn can be a way for them to polish their professional credentials while they take your course. And because the purpose of LinkedIn is to promote professional qualifications, most users feel less hesitant about connecting with others on this platform. Still, there are effective ways to incorporate Instagram into an online course.

Scooping Links for Moodle

Moodle Journal

When it comes to presenting a course in Moodle I often find myself trying to think of alternatives to the default means of materials presentation through the links to documents and websites approach, and the other day I discovered Scoopit.

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8 E-Learning Developers You Should Follow

Rapid eLearning

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

Using Content Distribution to Market E-Learning

LearnDash

The big benefit of using a site like Medium (or LinkedIn’s published content, or public forums like Quora or Reddit) is that it puts you in front of (potentially) a lot of people. Let’s say the website goes the way of MySpace. But only a fraction of the traffic that goes from that site to your post will eventually make it back to your website. It may still be worth it, but only if your website is ready to handle the new visitors.

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SaaS vs custom eLearning solution: How to Start an Online Tutoring Business?

mysimpleshow

Register as an online tutor on a tutoring website: You can find several online tutoring platforms like Udemy, Coursera, Udacity, Skillshare, and EdX, etc. These online websites have their own business models and their own specific features. What are you really good at?

Blogging to Build Your Business

Experiencing eLearning

Every business needs a website. If you already have a website that offers a blogging option, use that. LinkedIn is the quickest option if you are not technical and don’t want to deal with setting anything up. If you do use LinkedIn, keep copies of all your content as a backup.

Learning Myths: Debunked

Association eLearning

Many of those hits are, tellingly, for websites trying to sell you their “learning styles” program. 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.

How to Market Your Online Course on a Budget

LearnDash

Even if you’re working on a limited budget (and if you’re starting from nothing you almost certainly are), there are several cost-effective ways to get your course off the ground. However, before you get too far ahead of yourself with marketing your online course, you should have a couple things in place, primarily: 1) A website. Link back to your website. Do the same for Twitter and LinkedIn. You can test the waters with LinkedIn.

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8 Workplace Learning Bloggers You Need to Follow

Bottom-Line Performance

LinkedIn: Will Thalheimer. LinkedIn: Patti Shank. Karl has authored and co-authored several books including one with BLP President, Sharon Boller, called “ Play to Learn: Everything You Need to Know About Designing Effective Learning Games. LinkedIn: Karl Kapp.

The Lonely Training Needs Assessment

Learning Rebels

I’ve written many times, on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and on this website about the importance of asking the right questions at the right time. Both situations have caused organizations to need their employees to be more efficient and effective.

Workplace Learning Trends in 2018

Origin Learning

The 2017 LinkedIn Workplace Learning Report states that “ 7 out of 10 organizations are starting to incorporate video-based online training into their learning cultures. Organizations can use podcasts to share product training, marketing insights, and best practices knowhow effectively.

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Open Badges – What you need to know

Gyrus

If a user achieves a relatively hard badge to obtain, or the badge itself is directly linked to a certain type of accreditation; the badge itself can be used in a manner to display capabilities to the outside world (effectively extending the reach of your training program).

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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.

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.

What Does UX Have to Do with eLearning? Everything!

eLearning Brothers

Think about your favorite website or mobile app. Your eLearning course should have the same effect. Each sample may have been the same beverage, but the test revolved around which recipe delivered the desired effect. You can contact her via LinkedIn or Twitter.

eLearning Content And Social Media

eLearning Brothers

You can embed your instructional videos onto your website and compliment them with any type of textual content you like, but what about the video traffic that’s coming directly from within YouTube? Can Facebook Be Effectively Utilized for eLearning?

Simple Way To Market Your Course

LearnDash

LinkedIn advertising? Don’t just put a link to your website – get creative to entice the “click” just as you would if you were creating a Facebook ad. When it comes to creating and selling courses the most important (and often difficult) part is marketing it.

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