10 Effective LMS RFP Guidelines

Upside Learning

We received a Request For Proposal (RFP) from a leading Banking and Financial organization last week to deploy an enterprise wide Learning Management System. Would this LMS RFP process help the organization achieve its objective of finding a suitable solution?

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How to Create a Really Good LMS RFP

WBT Systems

Ask around for request for proposal (RFP) samples and send one of them to a dozen LMS vendors? You know the answer already if you read last week’s post : an LMS RFP is not the first step of the selection process, it’s the result of the first step. Only after a thorough requirements analysis process will you have the information you need to create a really good LMS RFP. Narrow down the field before sending out an RFP. Never send an RFP to 12 vendors or even 8 vendors.

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How Do You Find an LMS That Nails Extended Enterprise Learning?

Talented Learning

It’s impossible to gauge training effectiveness and business impact. With only one content database, you’ll eliminate the need to create, track and maintain multiple versions of the same content, and avoid the need for a separate SCORM cloud or course container solution.

Seven Simple Steps to Select the Right LMS Vendor

CommLab India

Learning Management Systems (LMSs) – powerful software tools that enable you to impart training effectively. Vendors with good cash flows can afford to conduct research and development, critical to the development of new, better versions of the product.

You Just Selected a Shiny New LMS. Great! Now What?

Talented Learning

You’ve probably spent the past 3-12 months developing LMS requirements, researching potential vendors, reading RFP responses , watching demos and testing features in a sandbox. You’ll learn: What an effective LMS selection process looks like.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

Docebo could improve and streamline self-service onboarding options, tutorials and guides to make the early-stage customer experience more effective. It supports both formal and informal learning effectively. A separate “course” is required for each language version.

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LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

Content can be presented in up to 10 languages, and administrators can conveniently manage localized versions of a single content item — which is a huge time-saver for global content management. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

LMS Selection Roulette: Who Can You Trust?

Talented Learning

You pay “annual support and maintenance” fees but continue to use an older version of LMS software because upgrade costs are prohibitive. When and how to use an RFP (or not). It happens at least once a week.

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E-Learning Strategy – The Right Way to Success

eLearning 24-7

To effectively calculate budget don’t just think today. Think about the following: If people are going to access internally (at your company) what version of browser software do you have? What version of Office are you using. What version of Flash are you using? If the vendor uses Flash, they might not support older versions. If you want a listing of feature sets, go with my RFP template (new version coming out end of the week). .

What is an LXP and why do I want one?

eLearning 24-7

Recommended (based on what the employee has taken, regardless if it is completed or not – uh, wait, let me restate that, on what the employee has taken, as some vendors’ algorithm requires the learner to complete the content, in order for the recommendation to be more effective, which, yes, as you can see, defeats the purpose of why e-learning was created in the first place). In version 2.0

When your LMS BFF is no longer

eLearning 24-7

If you are a vendor you are likely to see it too often and it appears when the “potential customer” sends you a RFP without ever talking to you prior to. . Or they send the RFP after a discussion, but before seeing the product. Nowadays it is easy to just send off that RFP without doing any due diligence. We all do it, I mean that is a huge initial step in designing effective training. I’ve been there.

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Intensive and Extensive Processing: Making Formal Stickier

Clark Quinn

We need reactivation, as massed practice isn’t as effective as spaced practice. That latter is a personal version of the more general task of having learners elaborate the content. responding to an RFP) that has enough deliberate ambiguity to generate productive discussion is great. I’ve been thinking around the ways to use social learning to augment formal learning, and it’s bringing interesting things together.

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Free learning & development webinars for April 2017

Limestone Learning

In this webinar the facilitators will provide effective time-management techniques for you and your employees: The truth about multi-tasking. How microlearning can aid in effectively managing time in the workplace. Select three effective opening and closing strategies that work online.