An Instructional Design Toolkit

Torrance Learning

We’re sharing some of our favorite instructional design techniques here in this toolkit to support new instructional designers or “old” ones who want to sharpen their saw (pun completely intended). Why a toolkit?

The Unicorn SM&CR Toolkit

Unicorn Training

For the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), holding individuals to account is a key component of effective regulation. There are many benefits to using our tools: Straightforward to use Fully integrated with the wider LMS Automatically leverages key data such as CPD, regulatory training, and performance management Minimises risk Reduces manual overhead Want to see the Certification Regime tools in action? Are you responsible for managing the SM&CR in your organisation?

From Three Phases to Four: The Toolkit Approach to Product Launch Training

Bottom-Line Performance

They are planned and run by marketing folks who need reps to effectively position the new product but don’t have a realistic plan to make it happen. Even just focusing on the form and content of home study modules can greatly improve the learner experience and performance outcomes.

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D


However, after reviewing our many years of work, we realise today that training in isolation is rarely the RIGHT answer for most performance problems, since performance-related issues could find roots in numerous other aspects in the workplace.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

the latest Performance Management Maturity Model. When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every. and is displayed in the most effective way possible. how often they add new assets to your toolkit, and ask.

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

In this article, I am sharing a toolkit you can use to successfully migrate from Flash to HTML5. Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. How to draw up an effective action plan for successful migration.

Web 2.0 - A Tool for Driving Performance

Bottom-Line Performance

Performance management is a top HR challenge. Driving performance and increasing efficiencies is a top concern of management. Yet there is fear and lack of knowledge in implementing and harnessing the power of one of the newest performance management tools – Web 2.0. technology and how it can be used to drive performance. impeding performance than any work tool. is not viewed as a tool to drive performance – in fact it’s just the opposite.

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Facilitating Change for Performance Improvement & Innovation: A Discussion with Arun Pradhan

Convergence Training

Convergence Training are workforce training and performance improvement experts. Arun is a Learning and Performance strategist. What else could I be doing to understand my audience and their context more effectively? And I’ve been wondering, “Is this an effective tool?

10 Reasons Why Raptivity is a Must Have Tool


Minimal browsing through the content is required since the learner will not move ahead until s(he) has performed the required activity. Consistency in the course layout helps learners to navigate and use the course effectively.

Learning Performance Business Talent Focus

Tony Karrer

Performance – Responsible for ensuring that behavior change occurs in a way that improves performance. If you've done much interviewing in your life, you know that asking this kind of question is most often not effective. Separation of Performance and Business Focus?

5 Steps to Effectively Implement Microlearning Into Employee Training


The 5 steps to effectively implement microlearning into your training strategy are: 1. With the various advantages of microlearning, it is essential to learn how to effectively implement these strategies into your employee training.

Myth, Raptivity is good only for game based interactivities!


With Raptivity, you can illustrate actions that learners can perform or explore and also receive feedback on. Summary: Sum up your course in a more effective manner with Raptivity. Use the above mentioned interaction along with highlights and voice over to develop an effective summary. education software eLearning eLearning Course Creation Toolkit eLearning Interactions eLearning Software Instructional Design Interaction Templates raptivity Raptivity Linker

6 Steps To Creating Learning Ecosystems (And Why You Should Bother)


We can shed our obsession with isolated formal learning and embrace the real question: how can we best support organisations and individuals to develop a culture of continuous learning and high performance. just-in-time performance tools (checklists, quick reference guides).

When Are Different Corporate Learning Methods Most Appropriate?

Absorb LMS

Why use: Allows for collaboration and immediate feedback; builds cross-organizational relationships; effective for teaching complex skills where demonstration and Q&A are needed. Why use: Supports performance with short-duration learning resources accessible at the time of need.

Building a Culture of Continuous Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

Classes, courses and curricula – structured learning events – don’t provide all the tools in the toolkit. They’re bit-players in a much larger world of organisational learning and performance. Then we need to adopt effective strategies to get us there. Most people get it.

What is Microlearning and How Does it Drive Employee Engagement?

Obsidian Learning

Aren’t microlearning strategies firmly established in the learning toolkit? In this series we will: Go beyond the definition of microlearning by focusing on its effective application in the realm of employee education and development.


Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

This meant only three or four respondents were citing these trends as tools or tactics in their talent development toolkits: Computer-based training (CD-ROMs). Electronic Performance Support Systems (Interesting fact: Google was founded in September 1998.).

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5 inspiring microlearning examples (with added tips and tricks!)


It’s not a new idea, and its effectiveness has been debated within the learning industry. Short pieces of content don’t necessarily equal good learning or improved performance, as we’ve argued before. A diagnostic and personalized toolkit.

Using LearnDash for Schools


The Group Leader has the ability to review learner progress, quiz performance, and submitted assignments. The quiz statistics feature gives Admins and Students the ability to see quiz performance on a per question basis. LearnDash Toolkit.

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Six Psychological Tricks to Increase Recall #ATD2015 @MindGym

Learning Visions

If we are too aroused, our performance drops; if we're not aroused at all; our performance suffers. How hard you're making me think has an effect on how much I believe what you're sharing. If-then statements are more effective: "I'll do as many math problems as I can on Wednesday at 9:00" is not as effective as ''If it's wednesday at 9 am, I will do as many math puzzles as possible." Mission Distributed practice -- distribute your learning Boosters Toolkit

Meaningful Change for L&D in 2018 – According to the Experts


& Performance Technologies. Learning & Performance Strategist, DeakinCo. Overall, the group agreed that an expanded toolkit is essential. You’ll stop wasting money and time on myth-based learning and learning-evaluation ideas—and you’ll create more effective learning!”. more effective.”. Many writers start their year by exploring the big trends that will dominate the conversation for the next 12 months.

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Using the NPS to Evaluate and Improve Employee Training


Introduced by Fred Reichheld in “ the one number you need to grow ”, it’s used to evaluate the performance of all types of activities, even eLearning. This post gives you an overview of how the NPS score is measured and how you can use it to assess your training performance.

BLP Wins 2015 Horizon Awards for Knowledge Guru Mobile and Custom Game-Based Solution

Knowledge Guru

Bottom-Line Performance (BLP) is the proud recipient of two awards in the 2015 Horizon Interactive Awards competition. The Horizon Interactive Awards competition has always been about excellent design” said Sharon Boller, President of Bottom-Line Performance.

eLearning Modules will Die… and 70:20:10 will hold the Smoking Gun


They still embrace an engaging, highly visual approach but also incorporate recent understanding of cognitive load, strategically combining text, audio and images for greater effectiveness. Providing just-in-time & just enough performance support.

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What Is Design Thinking?

Convergence Training

Convergence Training are workforce training and performance improvement experts. Mobile Training & Performance Apps. To learn more about this, check out our article on psychological safety in the workplace and its role in effective teamwork, increased productivity, and innovation.


The Performance Improvement Blog

“What scientific concept would improve everybody’s cognitive toolkit?” Then we would systematically gather data about these interventions and use that information to help the organization become more effective.

How to Boost eLearning Productivity with 10 EdTech Online Tools

eLearning Brothers

Are you ready to start getting maximum effects through your eLearning efforts? A task-management tool is a necessary addition to every online learner’s toolkit. That can only mean one thing: you need an effective calendar that will remind you of important dates and tasks.

A Look Back At The Years Best From Learning Science And Instructional Design

Mike Taylor

This research report, The Truth About Teaching to Learning Styles, and What to Do Instead, by Jane Bozarth ( @JaneBozarth ), explores the concept of teaching to learning styles and its effect on learning outcomes. The Spacing Effect: How to Improve Learning and Maximize Retention.

How to organize online training for your remote employees and skyrocket their skills!


Webinars, one-on-one video calls and screen sharing are all effective ways to help remote employees learn the more in-depth parts of their job. To create effective webinars, try to: Keep your webinar as short as possible and focus on a single topic.

iSpring – The One-Stop Shop to Build Online Courses in PowerPoint

CommLab India

iSpring is a comprehensive e-learning authoring toolkit; a PowerPoint add-in, this tool makes it extremely easy and cost-effective to develop online courses from classroom PowerPoint resources. Sales Training: Want to train your reps on holding effective conversations with customers?

The Changing Face of Life Science Product Launch, Part 3: The Role of the Learning Team


In the previous installment , Ann discussed how a Launch Toolkit can drive success in managing a product launch portfolio. Ann Stott: What we have started to see from our clients are requests for Launch Toolkits.

Learning at Large Ep1: Building a learning culture for 45,000 salespeople


But for me, one of the most exciting projects I’m working on is how we use Elucidat , how we use our training platform to provide what we’re calling home training toolkits. Our job should surely be to better enable and equip managers to effectively support, lead, and develop their teams.”

Why Organizations Need Chief Knowledge Curators

CLO Magazine

Leaders recognize that effective execution is greater than half of the leadership challenge when it comes to improving performance via strategic change. Too frequently, however, we still seek solutions from the same toolkit, which has not previously delivered results.

Business Is Learning

CLO Magazine

So by all means, continue to collect data on learning’s effect on sales growth, cost savings and risk aversion. Perform sophisticated statistical modeling, use a regression analysis and continue to do all the things a modern data-driven business function should be expected to do.

#TK11 Keynote: Google’s Karen Wickre and Ann Farmer

Learning Visions

Google has a social media toolkit: Wtools to use when (they serve diff purposes) Style guides – a blog style is the voice you’re writing in, Twitter has space limitations – how do you stay brief? Example – organize FAQs for the performance management guide Problem: sorting through long lists of FAQs. In a digital world, things don’t have to taxonimized in that same way… Identifying where metadata is a side-effect of behavior.

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2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

Grade: C #4 - Quick Wins & Toolkits With the tough economy, everyone will be looking for quick wins. How can you improve performance quickly and at low cost? The answer for many organizations will be less training and more performance support in the form of toolkits.

How to Energize Your eLearning with Cutout People Images

eLearning Brothers

Such an effect will vastly improve any course. You can add characters from the library built into the iSpring Suite eLearning toolkit, import extra character packages from the eLearning Brothers, or create your own character. Guest Blog Post by Mikhail Kokarev from iSpring.