Consulting Services

Web Courseworks

The CourseStage consulting team affords expertise from multiple sectors to organizations that offer online education to professional learners. The post Consulting Services appeared first on Web Courseworks. Product Data Sheets AMS association Consulting elearning LMS

Hire an eLearning Consultant

Web Courseworks

This is when you consider how consultants may be beneficial. CEO, Jon Aleckson , explains that Web Courseworks takes a three-phased approach when consulting his clients. What to Look for When Choosing an Learning Business Consultant.

What Does an eLearning Consultant Do?

eLearning Architect

You probably see the job title bouncing around, but what does an eLearning consultant actually do? But I wanted to explain how I became a consultant, because I think experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. “ Do I like being a consultant?

8 Advantages of Hiring an eLearning Consultant

KnowledgeAnywhere

Hiring a skilled eLearning consultant is an alternative approach that can save your business time and money in the long run. Although hiring an eLearning consultant may cost you more at the onset of the project, you will quickly come to find that it was well worth the investment when you see the outcome of the virtual training courses produced. Here are eight advantages of hiring an eLearning specialist over doing it on your own.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

Deloitte, Deloitte Consulting LLP WHAT HOLDS TODAY’S. She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. DIAGNOSE Go through learning activities, classroom, elearning, etc.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designer as Consultant?

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 08, 2008 Instructional Designer as Consultant? — Patti Shank , President, Learning Peaks LLC, USA Instructional Designer as Consultant Are we seeing this happen?

Do People Need to Learn, or Can They Look It All Up?

Experiencing eLearning

She said she takes all the elearning in their organization, regardless of quality, but doesn’t bother to remember much because she knows she can always look it up later. ” Deeper, Internalized Expertise. Some tasks require a deeper expertise though.

Will at Work Learning: Learning Measurement 7 – Measurement Expertise

Work Learning

In fact, one of the top reasons people say they cant do the measurement they want to is they dont have the knowledge or expertise to do it. A significant portion of their frustration results from not having the expertise to do measurement correctly.

Investors Double-Down on ELearning

LearnDash

Many of us know that elearning is great because it is a convenient way to provide training to a large number of people at the fraction of the cost of live training initiatives. Below you will find a list of elearning and training companies who have received significant investments recently.

eLearning Predictions 2015

Web Courseworks

The arrival of a new year means we have new eLearning predictions to reveal! Before we unpack all five of our latest industry predictions, I want to take a moment to recap our past eLearning predictions from 2013 and 2014. What all that said, here are our eLearning predictions for 2015.

Podcast 10: The New Face of Nonprofit Leadership Development – With Meera Chary of Bridgespan

Talented Learning

And how is this innovative concept helping consulting firms extend their reach? Bridgespan is one of the world’s premier nonprofit management consulting firms that empowers mission-driven organizations and philanthropists to accelerate social change.

The Six Hats Of A Community Manager

Learnnovators

Collaboration platforms are all about connections — between content and people, between expertise and need, between skill-sets and projects, between people and people. THE HAT OF A CONSULTANT.

Response from an eLearning Creator

Matthew Guyan

When I develop a course, I work with people who have expertise in the field called subject matter experts (or SME for short and is pronounced smee ). eLearning Instructional Design content e-learning learning and development learning design Online learning workplace learning

New Partnership for eLearning Thought Leaders Webinar Series

Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks is excited to announce our partnership with.OrgCommunity for the 2017 eLearning Thought Leaders webinar series. Starting on January 24 th from 11:30 – 12:30 pm CT, next year’s series will bring you expertise from a range of topics in eLearning.

The Role of Today’s Trainer

Rapid eLearning

A community is built around a shared interest and desire to grow in expertise. Here’s a great job board for elearning, instructional design, and training jobs. Participate in the weekly elearning challenges to sharpen your skills.

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Understanding Today’s Empowered Learners

Rapid eLearning

Online communities connect peers who can extend the one person’s realm of expertise. Here’s a great job board for elearning, instructional design, and training jobs. Participate in the weekly elearning challenges to sharpen your skills.

Top 5 Tips For Innovative eLearning Development

Adobe Captivate

Amongst the challenges that Learning and Development teams and Learning Consultants face today, the top 2 pertaining to training would be: 1) How to increase the efficacy of training?, Innovative eLearning Development.

Let Go Through BPO for eLearning

Web Courseworks

BPO: Managing Services & Association eLearning. Companies such as Accenture , GP Strategies and Web Courseworks offer external consulting and implementation solutions to businesses with needs ranging from IT services , training, and recruitment. Subject matter expertise.

Deeper eLearning Design: Part 1 – The Starting Point: Good Objectives

Learnnovators

This is the first post in a series of six that covers Deeper eLearning. There’s a process called performance consulting that looks to determine what the real need is, and this should be employed before determining a course is the solution. Because a characteristic of expertise is that it’s compiled away below conscious access, it takes work to figure out what experts really are doing. Here are links to all six parts of the “Deeper eLearning Design” series: 1.

Education and Marketing – Why the Two Must Team for Success in eLearning

Association eLearning

This is generally a good thing and ensures expertise in a particular area, whether it is marketing your association’s conferences and membership or designing certification programs and managing your association’s learning management system (LMS). They had a business plan for their eLearning.

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Amateur ELearning Mistakes to Avoid

LearnDash

Whenever I am asked this question, I generally give two recommendations: Hire into a large consulting firm. The large organizations secure elearning development projects for you, which allows you to focus just on your skills and learning new technologies.

Podcasts in eLearning

TalentLMS

The aim of effective eLearning design is to include it in the daily lives of the learners. Smartphones are the first and the last devices consulted for all kinds of productivity tasks. So what are the best practices for creating podcasts for eLearning?

Here’s How Subject Matter Experts Help Build Great Courses

Rapid eLearning

If you work with several subject matter expert on the same subject, but with different expertise, let them review and structure each other’s work. Here’s a great job board for elearning, instructional design, and training jobs. This elearning 101 series and the free e-books will help.

What’s the biggest myth about gamification in elearning?

Sponge UK

Karl Kapp is a gamification analyst, elearning consultant and professor at Bloomsberg university. For more expertise on learning games you can follow Karl Kapp on twitter: @kkapp , and keep up with his latest research and speaking engagements through his blog: Kapp Notes.

Elearning Spotlight: Texas Vaccine Education Online

The Learning Dispatch

Developing online training is rewarding for many reasons, not the least of which is that we get to work on some amazing elearning projects and cover a variety of topics. When an elearning project positively impacts our surrounding communities, the rewards are even richer.

Clive Shepherd – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

& Fastrak Consulting Ltd.): Clive is a consultant learning technologist. He was recognised for his Outstanding Contribution to the Training Industry at the World of Learning Conference in 2004 and for four years was Chairman of the eLearning Network. Clive is a Director of Onlignment Ltd, which provides expertise in all aspects of online communication. What would be your advice to budding learning professionals who aspire to consider consulting as a career option?

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Apply Design Thinking to Story-based eLearning - Tip #180

Vignettes Learning

It entails setting aside assumptions and could involve consulting with experts, observing and engaging with people, and/or immersing in their physical environment. And, because Design Thinking is intrinsically collaborative, it leverages “collective expertise.”

Dead-Simple ‘Ninja’ Trick For Justifying Your ELearning Designs

LearnDash

I have come to a realization during my elearning consulting engagements: not everyone enjoys elearning but everyone has an opinion on it. When we finally met, he opened up an elearning course that they had worked on over 10 years ago(!)

10 Pointers You Can Use To Create An Effective Outsourcing Strategy For eLearning

Adobe Captivate

To align with a rapidly changing learningscape and pressure on training budgets, organizations opt for outsourcing eLearning development. In this article, I share 10 pointers to create a successful and highly effective eLearning outsourcing strategy.

52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning

eLearningArt

As an instructional designer, I’m always trying to make my eLearning courses more interesting, effective, and engaging. That’s why I decided to ask the leading eLearning industry experts to share their single best tip for creating engaging learning.

Value from Using 3D Graphics in eLearning

PulseLearning

3D graphics, simulations, and virtual reality are starting to cross the threshold into the eLearning industry. In this article, Pulse Learning discusses how you can gain maximum value from using 3D graphics in eLearning. 3D Graphics In eLearning: Are They Really Worth Your Investment This Year? Here I discuss how you can gain maximum value from incorporating 3D graphics into your eLearning experiences. So, how to use 3D graphics in eLearning?

Elearning Spotlight: Military Child Education Coalition and Blended Learning

The Learning Dispatch

The solution was a combination of elearning available over the internet at anytime from anywhere, online communities, and in-person classes. Met federal requirements for accessible elearning , enabling all adults, including those with disabilities, to experience the training online.

How to Sell Your Elearning Courses for Profit [PART 1]

LearnDash

One of the most attractive concepts for any instructional designer is the ability to sell their elearning courses over and over again. Today I will be discussing techniques to help you find your niche (that is, the “topic” for your elearning courses).

eLearning Authoring Tool Must-Haves!

360 Training

All prepared to kick-start your elearning journey? With so many elearning authoring tools available, choosing the right tool can be a daunting task. Hand-crafted activities are great when you have the time and expertise to develop them. Too often, however, elearning authors get stuck on their first custom activity and find themselves falling back to just doing presentations. Strategies elearning LCMS Shazia

Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development: Ultimate Cheat Sheet

Adobe Captivate

Outsourcing of eLearning content development has been there for a few decades. However, there are several challenges that are inherent to outsourcing eLearning content development. Here is how to evaluate the right partner to outsource your eLearning content development. Ultimate Cheat Sheet To Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development. The Challenges When You Outsource Your eLearning Content Development.

eLearning Healthcare Training: Perceptions and Planning

TalentLMS

Rapid eLearning developers, please read this article (twice)! Before you roll up your sleeves to create a new healthcare training program, please, ditch the “role-play hat” often donned by many IDs and eLearning developers. Tips eLearning healthcare training

RFPs SUCK: Lessons for eLearning Managers

Web Courseworks

Individuals with careers in eLearning often started out as educational technologists or programmers, writers or creative educators. Few of us started this career path with expertise in business, management, not to mention sales. Most of us just don’t get it when it comes to selling products and services—the schools of education or computer science certainly didn’t focus on instilling business acumen or sales expertise.

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10 Tips to Earn Money as an eLearning Professional

Trivantis

As is the case with any worthwhile and rewarding career path, it takes time and dedication to be a successful eLearning professional. However, there are a number of ways that you can boost your earning potential and increase your profits even if you are new in the eLearning field.

Making the Case for Gamification in Corporate eLearning

TalentLMS

Introducing gamification into a corporate eLearning environment can be challenging. Making the case for gamification If you are contemplating the introduction of gamification into your corporate elearning program, approach it from a learner perspective.