8 Tips To Minimize Distractions In Social Learning Environments

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Social learning promotes collaboration and peer-based eLearning feedback. But what happens when eLearning blogs, forums, and social networks start to steal your online learners’ attention? Minimize Distractions In The Social Learning Environment.

8 Top Tips For Using Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools For eLearning Gamification

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Rapid eLearning authoring tools help reduce the time and expense of your eLearning course development. However, they can also give you the power to create engaging gamified eLearning courses for a fraction of the cost. Create A Goal-Centered eLearning Storyboard.

2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

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Around New Year’s Day each year, we issue our predictions for the top eLearning trends of the coming year. Here is this year’s eLearning hype curve: About the Hype Cycle. Finally, some group of people learns how to use the new concept or technology to do useful things.

Active Training Series

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New eLearning Books by Elaine Biech. Dr. Andy Hicken and I are contributing authors in 101 Ways to Make Learning Active Beyond the Classroom , a new e-learning book by my friend and colleague, Elaine Biech. Active Training. Learning in the palm of your hand.

Active Training Series

Web Courseworks

New eLearning Books by Elaine Biech. Dr. Andy Hicken and I are contributing authors in 101 Ways to Make Learning Active Beyond the Classroom , a new e-learning book by my friend and colleague, Elaine Biech. Active Training. Learning in the palm of your hand.

7 Top Benefits Of Collaborative eLearning

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Some of the most valuable eLearning experiences come in the form of naturally-occurring conversations. But how can you duplicate these everyday interactions in your eLearning course design? The answer is through a collaborative eLearning approach. Social Learning

7 Tips To Create A Self-Paced eLearning Course

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Self-paced eLearning courses put trainees in charge of their eLearning experience. In this article, we’ll share 7 helpful tips for creating effective and engaging courses for learners who want to learn at their own pace. How To Create A Self-Paced eLearning Course.

The Ultimate Rapid eLearning Tips and Tricks Guide

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And rapid learning may just be the solution you’re looking for. You’ve heard of “rapid learning” before. But rapid learning is not just great for instructional designers and trainers. Well sure, rapid learning has its challenges. What’s Fast about Rapid Learning?

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The 4 Basic Methods of transforming Learning into eLearning

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When we design courses, we inadvertently borrow many learning strategies from the K-12 classroom setting. Whether or not you are confident about including these learning strategies, go through this article. Drill and practice activities are given in workbooks. eLearning

How To Motivate Millennials In Online Training: Top 9 Tips For eLearning Professionals

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To transfer knowledge from theory to practice in your online training course, consider focusing on the development of skills that your millennial employees can implement right away; tie the subject matter into real life challenges by integrating scenarios that offer real world benefits and include examples that are relevant to Millennials’ culture and values.Millennials need to know that there is a purpose to what they are doing, otherwise they probably won’t be motivated to learn.

The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals: 16 Golden Tips to Follow

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Facebook may be perceived as a distraction for online learning audiences. However, there are ways that instructional designers can actually use it to their advantage to create immersive and engaging eLearning experiences. The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals.

The 4 Basic Methods of transforming Learning into eLearning

eFront

When we design courses, we inadvertently borrow many learning strategies from the K-12 classroom setting. Whether or not you are confident about including these learning strategies, go through this article. Drill and practice activities are given in workbooks. eLearning

Informal Learning

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While formal training plays a tremendous role in improving learners’ competencies, most real learning occurs on the job through informal knowledge sharing, coaching, and direct observations. Thus, informal learning is now becoming an indispensable part of a blended learning solution.

Boring Technical eLearning Can be Engaging

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Synthesis The challenge in designing technical learning content is how to make it more engaging. But there is a way to engage learners in technical learning. Is the investment in scenarios the right investment to deliver learning?

"Do You Booze in eLearning?" - Taste this Complimentary Presentation

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Our weekly thought –provoking vignettes are high-impact , revolutionary , and totally engaging real-life scenarios that highly enhance your learning programs. Face-to-face, eLearning or webinar, this vignette is intended to push your learners to the EDGE.

Policies in eLearning - "Too Much Break Time" Interactive Vignette

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Vignettes are effective additions to your learning programs - adding a deeper contextual dimension to your sessions. Face-to-face, eLearning or webinar, this vignette is a sure way to push your learners to the EDGE. Vignettes Learning "Helping Learners Learn Their Way".

Leverage eLearning Scenarios – “Wrong Send-Bad Message” Interactive Vignette

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These short, succinct , highly effective presentations create the high-impact approach needed in your learning programs and enhance the contextual dimension of each session. Face-to-face, eLearning or webinar, this vignette is a sure way to push your learners to the EDGE.

8 Common Gamification Mistakes To Avoid

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In this article, I’ll share 8 gamification mistakes to avoid when developing gamified eLearning experiences. Effective gamification requires careful research and clear learning objectives. The learning objectives are the heart of your eLearning course.

eLearning Micro-Scenario - What to Do When Employees Pump Up Resumes

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Vignettes are proven effective and worthy additions to your learning programs. This vignette is very useful for eLearning sessions that require your learners’ undivided attention, especially those that deal with specific situations that need to be resolved in a timely manner.

"Learners Don't Know What They Don’t Know"

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To the surprise of non-believers, learners are able to discover learning on their own if they are allowed to. __ In a lot of instances, we hear leaders/trainers say, “Learners don’t know what they don’t know”. There will be opportunities to learn from our learners, too.

Are Trainers Still Needed?

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Synthesis Learners are taking control of what they learn and how they learn. As they take more control of their own learning on their own terms, this becomes a frightening scenario to many learning specialists. I suggest that we carefully process learning.

“Your Product is Under Recall” – Help learners handle disappointing calls

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We continue with our weekly serving of vignettes which offer short but precise and provocative micro-scenarios that ignite interaction and enhance learning. This is a tool you can use for free. Ray Jimenez, PhD Vignettes Learning "Helping Learners Learn Their Way" Ray Jimenez, PhD.

“I Paid More!” – Dealing with Preferential Treatment

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This weekly goal to create short, captivating and provocative vignettes is our answer to the challenge of providing you with a focused and effective learning approach and experience shared between learning professionals and learners, alike.

Embedding Learning in Stories –“Lost Package” Vignette Featured

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Aside from a pre-conceived idea that it is expensive, they are at a loss about how to create their own stories and use them in the learning design. Using micro-scenarios and stories with embedded learning content speeds up learning discoveries.

"Why Exaggeration Works in Learning"

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It’s humor and sarcasm underlies the objective of helping the learners discover the embedded learning content in the midst of a lighthearted approach. __ More often than not we associate exaggeration with comedy films. These are often high impact points in the learning process.

"SMACK THE LEARNER ON THE FACE" - Learning from failures - best learning ever

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As a consequence, we hardly remember or use 95% of what we studied in school or even in business training and learning programs. Furthermore, Schank is convinced that failure is the best way to learn. This becomes a recurring cycle of incremental learning. What did you learn ?

Sparks Learning Design - Igniting Learners to Think; Washing Hands Vignettes

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Jürgen Schmidhuber also essays a similar thought - ”We learn from the past; self-correct; single idea. Listeners begin to share experiences and learn from one another. Consequently, they may not discover what you want them to learn. What is the new discovery and new learning?

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