Effective Instructional Graphics in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

We always recommend finding a way to create an image that engages learners and effectively communicates a message. The challenge is, to create effective instructional graphics can be time consuming and costly. Another graphic is a pipe graphic.

Corporate University: Effective Staffing

Your Training Edge

This sponsor will be able to tell you if your staffing model is currently a “pipe dream” or if it can be achieved. The worst thing you can do when setting up a corporate university is to get it rolled out and then find that you have too much or too little staff.

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Five Barriers to Effective Learning in Organisations

Performance Learning Productivity

At other times it requires a total re-think of strategy and practice to break the barriers and implement effective solutions. Neither HR nor L&D can do their jobs effectively themselves. Without effective manager engagement, we might as well not bother.

7 Steps for Effectively Handling Customer Complaints

KnowledgeCity

7 Steps for Effectively Handling Customer Complaints. While you’re at it, try out some of these effective listening tips from Forbes : Don’t interrupt: You might be tempted to pipe in while the customer is providing his or her side of the story.

Effective Training Visuals—Directing the Eyes

OpenSesame

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.

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete

OpenSesame

We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training.

Create a Course Outline in Just 3 Easy Steps

LearnDash

In fact, by focusing on the essentials, you can create an effective outline by following just three steps. Do you want them to be able to pipe a beautiful wedding cake? Bring method to the madness with your course outline.

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How to Master Mobile Gamification

LearnDash

It may sound like a pipe dream, but the key to creating just such an experience lies in an instructional design technique that has caught on in e-learning circles in a big way: gamification. If you can take your subject matter and turn it into a vibrant, compelling story, full of challenges, rewards, and quests, then the results are often more memorable and effective than the classic lecture format. Gamification on mobile can create a learning experience that’s hard to put down.

5 More Great Books for Your Learning & Development Bookshelf

Mike Taylor

Robert Mager & Peter Pipe. Mager and Pipe do this from a holistic perspective focused on finding the true problem and then looking for the most effective and efficient solution.

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Audio for eLearning: Do You Want to Sound Like a DJ?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

" The most sure-fire way to sound like a DJ is to have been born with great pipes (i.e. Getting closer will engage what's called the "proximity effect," lower the sound of your voice, and make it sound fuller. by Rick Zanotti One question I get asked a lot is "How can I get my eLearning audio to the point so that I sound like a DJ?" vocal cords)! But very few of us have been so blessed. So what's an eLearning developer to do?

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Employee Development in the Era of Screen Time

CLO Magazine

The idea that society is going to change is a pipe dream. Only a handful of companies are effectively adapting to the changing needs of the modern learner. The only way to close this gap is through effective employee development. Tap, look, feel rewarded.

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Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

So they are enthusiastic learners and do not always needs a trainers/instructors encouragement to complete a learning course effectively. Learning at the workplace is a continuous process.

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How to Add Color and Use Creativity at Work

ej4 eLearning

In school, I was the kid who used every art supply on my project even though I was only supposed to use yarn and pipe cleaners. I thought my creativity shouldn’t be limited to yarn and pipe cleaners. If you’re not into sweating it out at the gym, meditation can have the same effects. • As a child, I thought creativity only meant art, music, and dance; things I liked doing but I wasn’t very good at.

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Using Analogies and Metaphors to Enhance Learning

Dashe & Thomson

And electricity is often compared to water flowing through pipes. In short, if we can find an example that is common knowledge for our learners that can be used to effectively draw comparisons to a new concept, half the battle is already won.

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Curated Insights: Why knowledge sharing at work is a good thing

Axonify

In this post, Carole breaks down her 6 core skills for effective curation. A great curator can bring order to the chaos and help you find the right information to help learn and solve problems effectively. Knowledge sharing has always been an important part of the workplace.

Going Beyond MCQs – Gamifying Assessments to Evaluate Online Learners

CommLab India

5 examples of effective gamified assessments in e-learning courses. Water Pipe. The pipe fills with water if the learner selects the right answer. If the learner gets the answer wrong, the pipe remains empty. Are you planning to evaluate your learners online?

Elearning Predictions 2019

Mike Taylor

For example, looking back in time, we will find two simple yet super valuable resources to guide us toward the most effective and efficient solutions for our future learning and development work. Next, Robert Mager and Peter Pipe gave us a valuable set of questions to answer before starting any training project that helps point us toward the best, most efficient solutions. Every new year brings us opportunities to explore new tools, technologies, and strategies.

How to Up Your Competency Management Game for 2019

Avilar

This vision isn’t a pipe dream. Technology can really boost the effectiveness of competency management programs. Think ahead to this time next year. What if you didn’t have to wonder where your employees shine? What if you knew exactly who you needed to recruit?

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Bite-sized Learning Alleviates Sales Onboarding Stress

Allego

But replacing a portion of these with bite-sized, easy-to-digest content alleviates stress for new hires and drives more effective learning. After all, there’s no sense in training reps on best practices for negotiation before they’ve even got deals in the pipe.

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Curated Insights: Why knowledge sharing at work is a good thing

Axonify

In this post, Carole breaks down her 6 core skills for effective curation. A great curator can bring order to the chaos and help you find the right information to help learn and solve problems effectively. I often use a similar example about broken kitchen pipes when I discuss the value of shared knowledge. Knowledge sharing has always been an important part of the workplace.

Spotlight on… Machmade Ltd

Edume

We aim to ensure that the disruption caused by burst or leaking pipes is kept to an absolute minimum. By having effective learning and relevant information in the palm of their hands, the workforce at companies like Uber, Airbnb, Deloitte and Vodafone are empowered to perform at their best.

Gamification in E-Learning – Are you really learning?

eLearning 24-7

Take a look at the following: It says, “This is not a pipe” You say, “wait it is a pipe” But it isn’t (if you know what it is, place it in the comments section). I’m an addict. An addict for games.

Preparing for Change

Bottom-Line Performance

My number one recommendation for preparing your organization for change is to not wait until change is coming down the pipe to start preparing for it. Additional tips on managing change effectively include: 1. When I was fifteen my father told me that one thing I can always count on is that things are going to change. In the moment I couldn’t fully comprehend what he was telling me. Since that time I have learned this to be true.

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LMS and Gamification

TalentLMS

The good news is, with just a little tweaking, you can have things hot and piping in your learning management system. Follow these simple tips: Identify key performance goals of your business Gamification is only effective when it is placed for certain goals and behaviors within a system.

The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

The LRS enables the tracking part of the learning experience and is the very basis of the xAPI system to work effectively. In developing countries, where full-scale data connectivity is still a pipe-dream; this is a big-big deal.

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The New Corporate Learning Ecosystem: Coexistence at Work

Talented Learning

Sounds like a pipe dream, right? Typically, groups tied closely to profit centers are considered essential to serve efficiently and effectively. What to include in an effective augmentation plan.

Paradiso’s Teeming Mahara Alliance

Paradiso

The Mahara optimized fully managed servers that we have are hosted in a secure environment with high speed data pipes. Advise on the effective use of your eLearning platform. We are official Mahara Partners (and a proud one at that)! Mahara, as a stand-alone e-portfolio system can be integrated into Paradiso LMS easily.

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Compliance Training: Cheers or Jeers?

CLO Magazine

It manages cognitive load effectively, not overloading the user with vast amounts of information. This isn’t a pipe dream. If you said the words compliance training to your employees, what would their reaction be? Would they jump for joy, smile, roll their eyes, or run for the hills?

Most Product Simulations Aren't All That Helpful. Here's Why.

Lemonade

Putting it all together: a recipe for effective product simulations Let’s quickly re-cap the scientific theory we just covered. The Bottom Line Effective product simulations use the basis of flow theory to create an experience where learners engage repeatedly and master the product.

Most Product Simulations Aren't All That Helpful. Here's Why.

Lemonade

Putting it all together: a recipe for effective product simulations Let’s quickly re-cap the scientific theory we just covered. The Bottom Line Effective product simulations use the basis of flow theory to create an experience where learners engage repeatedly and master the product.

Social Network Analysis - Twitter - Social Media - Best Stuff from Last Week

Tony Karrer

Upside Learning Blog , April 27, 2009 Online CEU Credits - eLearning Technology , April 27, 2009 508 Compliance, Even If You Do Not Need To - MinuteBio , April 30, 2009 Diffusion of Innovations - Kapp Notes , April 30, 2009 Gathering comments with Yahoo Pipes? Here is the best stuff from last week via eLearning Learning. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

Smart talk

Learning with e's

Join Steve Wheeler as he explores how existing technologies such as GPS, cameras, light-weight projection and bar code scanning can be combined with new software to extraordinary effect. I'm an invited speaker at the Learning Technologies Conference at London's Olympia in January.

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How to Create an LMS Mission Statement

Growth Engineering

Your mission will just be a pipe dream if you don’t have an inkling about how you’re going to succeed. If it’s effective training you’re looking for, a culture that encourages leadership unlocks countless opportunities to capitalise on informal learning.

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Rapid Performance Analysis

eLearning Blender

In a discussion with a LinkedIn connection, the topic of a quicker way to complete an effective performance analysis came up. I understand the importance of producing a tangible instructional product quickly but I believe with a mindset like this you will spend more time creating solutions that are not effective or you end up wasting time doing re work after you come up with a great idea halfway through the project. If so, maybe a job aid would be more effective then a course.

Twitter, Txtng, & Blended Learning

Big Dog, Little Dog

Jane Hart recently posted 100+ (E-)Learning Professionals to follow on Twitter and Tony Hirst immediately followd it with a Yahoo pipe that aggregates the tweets from Jane's list. Tony Karrer tested the pipe, but left with the thought that there was no real need to follow it and wonders if he is missing something ? Effectiveness Of Traditional And Blended Learning Environments Science Daily. Twitter and Texting.