Do You Really Need That New Elearning Consultant? If So…

Spark Your Interest

So organizations everywhere are hiring elearning consultants to help them. But in the world of consulting, there are many nightmarish stories. Do you really need that new elearning consultant? Consulting War Stories. Including an elearning consultant.

Consulting Services

Web Courseworks

The CourseStage consulting team affords expertise from multiple sectors to organizations that offer online education to professional learners. We are association learning technology developers. And we’ve been in the learning technology biz for almost forty years. Our consulting services maximize your processes for efficiency and quality, with everything from learning business plans to situational learning design.

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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. Everything that goes into a learning business needs to be supported by staff, technology, and the external market. What to Look for When Choosing an Learning Business Consultant. The post Hire an eLearning Consultant appeared first on Web Courseworks.

Performance Consulting with Nigel Harrison

looop

Towards the end of 2019, David James spoke with Nigel Harrison , published author and renowned expert in Performance Consulting, on The Learning & Development Podcast. Performance Consulting Doesn’t Make the Assumption That Learning or Training is the Solution.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

eLearning—and it looks great and seems to tick all the. Surface solution constraints Uncover any technological constraints, requirements for your solution like certification or. Technology they access on. What existing technologies or. new technologies have you been.

Performance Consulting with Nigel Harrison

looop

Towards the end of 2019, David James spoke with Nigel Harrison , published author and renowned expert in Performance Consulting, on The Learning & Development Podcast. Performance Consulting Doesn’t Make the Assumption That Learning or Training is the Solution.

eLearning Excels in Providing These Human Elements to Students

Clarity Consultants

Many people assume that eLearning is automatically a bit impersonal. However, eLearning doesn’t inherently lack the human elements many students need. The post eLearning Excels in Providing These Human Elements to Students appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development.

Consulting with executives to turn technology investments into results

Allison Rossett

Technology is not the answer. Now, many look back on prior enthusiasms for technology-based learning with tales to tell of dashed hopes. No longer do executives see technology as learning fairy dust. Those of us who believe in technology for learning and support must contribute by helping executives find those mines and do something about each and every one of them. They have access to the necessary technology. Not automatically.

Consulting with executives to turn technology investments into results

Allison Rossett

Technology is not the answer. Now, many look back on prior enthusiasms for technology-based learning with tales to tell of dashed hopes. No longer do executives see technology as learning fairy dust. Those of us who believe in technology for learning and support must contribute by helping executives find those mines and do something about each and every one of them. They have access to the necessary technology. Not automatically.

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

A week at the CSUN Assistive Technology conference in San Diego leaves the mind reeling. What I’d really like to talk about though, is the way that accessibility, the process and principle of making content available to those with disabilities, relates to elearning. Drawing from various presentations, I’d suggest that accessibility can inform elearning in four areas in particular: the design process, content development, course production, and module testing.

Association Learning Technology

Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks is a learning technologies and consulting company. The new brand came to a head for Web Courseworks as we prepared for the roll-out of the new version of our LMS, CourseStage, and progression as industry leaders in the learning technologies and association managed services markets. Our blog inspirations come from things we care about in association learning technology that also matter directly to you. Association Learning Technology

2020 Awards: The Year in Review

Coreaxis

We have been recognized as a top provider of various training services by renowned institutions such as eLearning Industry, Training Industry and Brandon Hall Group. eLearning Industry Awards. Top 10 eLearning Content Providers for Blended Learning.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | July 10, 2020

Mike Taylor

Listen, consult & lead.” —Jen In this great post from Devlin Peck, introduces 5 NoCode tools to design and develop eLearning. Virtual tools are only as good as the people behind them, so we need to invest in people networks as well as technology.

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

A week at the CSUN Assistive Technology conference in San Diego leaves the mind reeling. What I’d really like to talk about though, is the way that accessibility, the process and principle of making content available to those with disabilities, relates to elearning. Drawing from various presentations, I’d suggest that accessibility can inform elearning in four areas in particular: the design process, content development, course production, and module testing.

Why Today’s ELearning Can Stink

LearnDash

Elearning today is suffering from standards of the past, from instructional design principles to the tools we use to create the courses. For years, Articulate has been a juggernaut in the rapid elearning development space. They have nearly perfected their offering making easy (and intuitive) for instructional designers to jump into course creation without having to learn complex systems or technology. articulate articulate storyline elearning instructional design

How To: Design, Develop and Deliver eLearning

B Online Learning

Perhaps the mystery and hyperbole that surrounds so many new technology based solutions is inevitable. A cynic might even argue that there are vested interests in the form of specialist consultants [.]. Adult Learning Principles Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy Informal Learning Learning Management System Webinars adult learning principles instructional design Master elearning Course rapid authoring tools

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. Let’s say they need to deliver eLearning to thousands of members. What service management needs might an association “outsource” for eLearning? What makes an association an ideal candidate for using BPO with eLearning?

Aligning eLearning Levels of Interactivity with Articulate 360

B Online Learning

They say for eLearning to be engaging, it needs to be interactive. As e-learning developers we are often given slide decks to convert into self-directed eLearning modules. Now, not all slide decks deserve to be converted, in fact most eLearning developers would cringe and shy away from just converting a slide deck and handing it back as an eLearning module. This is the ‘top end’ of interactivity when it comes to eLearning development.

5 Ways Institutions Planned and Implemented Online Classes (and What Work Really Well)

Clarity Consultants

The post 5 Ways Institutions Planned and Implemented Online Classes (and What Work Really Well) appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development. eLearning in Higher Education Learning Technology Online Courses

Five Reasons to Apply for eLearning Awards

Web Courseworks

This managing eLearning blog’s mission is to inform managers about emerging topics and to impart advice concerning becoming a better leader and manager. As many of you know, I am a crossover corporate eLearning consultant and vendor. Over the last ten years I have concentrated on association, non-profit and healthcare related eLearning PD and performance improvement platforms. Here, I will hobnob with some of the top innovators in corporate eLearning.

Social Technology, Community Management & Organizational Development

Learnnovators

The diagram below by Dion Hinchcliffe is a succinct illustration of how digital technology has been and will continue to play a key role in bringing about this change. The diagram traces the evolution of different social technology and their potential to enforce and enable a deep change in how organizations function and their structure. With digital technology growing exponentially, the speed of change is going to be faster than any we have encountered before.

What are you reading for eLearning insight?

Integrated Learnings

If you’re in search of recommended reading for eLearning insight, consider some of these sources of inspiration …. Books about training, consulting, and trendy business topics. Those who are heavily involved in eLearning development might enjoy magazines for programmers or graphic designers. Which means you’re probably following other eLearning blogs, too. Looking for other good eLearning blogs to follow? By Shelley A. Gable.

eLearning Authoring Tool Capability

B Online Learning

Since joining B Online Learning at the start of 2013 my world view of eLearning development practice and more importantly the capability of the so called rapid development technologies has changed. Prior to working with B Online Learning, I was working with consultancies that ran a local design, offshore development model.

22 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 14

Upside Learning

And true to our commitment, we have covered the whole spectrum – from calculating the effectiveness of your training to delivering training to multi-taskers, from methods to engage learners with emerging and connective technologies to the future of learning. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Engaging Learners with Emerging and Connective Technologies. Employee Engagement Matters for eLearning.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

This “Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning” provides practical steps for ensuring your online training fosters a welcoming experience for all of your learners, whether they are team members, clients, or the public. . Not to put too fine a point on it, but you need to ensure that the elearning (or online training, or web-based training) that your organization creates is accessible—that is, usable by people who have disabilities. What Is Elearning?

ELearning Guild Webinar on 6/18/14 – Post Event Q&A and Follow-up

Living in Learning

AGILE Continuous Learning Discovery & Consulting EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Learning Ecosystems Learning Readiness Assessment PDR Learning Continuum Performer Support Technology learning readiness performance consulting performance support Webinar Embedded Performance Support [EPS] is a discipline that is poised to change the face of our Training paradigm and is serving as a driver for evolving to a Learning & Performance paradigm.

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. DIY eLearning will Reveal the Value of Professional Course Design. The market for eLearning course creation is shifting. Those are our eLearning predictions for 2015.

CoreAxis Named a Top Experiential Learning Technologies Company 2021

Coreaxis

Southborough, MA : CoreAxis Consulting is pleased to announce they have been named to the list of Top Experiential Learning Technologies Companies in 2021 by TrainingIndustry.com.

Workplace Learning Professionals Next Job - Management Consultant

Tony Karrer

Well not quite, but it is pretty dang close to the definition of Management Consulting in Wikipedia: Management consulting refers to both the industry of, and the practice of, helping organizations improve their performance, primarily through the analysis of existing business problems and development of plans for improvement. In this world, you can't really distinguish the mandate of Management Consulting from the mandate of: Enterprise 2.0 Browse eLearning Content

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

This “Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning” provides practical steps for ensuring your online training fosters a welcoming experience for all of your learners, whether they are team members, clients, or the public. . Not to put too fine a point on it, but you need to ensure that the elearning (or online training, or web-based training) that your organization creates is accessible—that is, usable by people who have disabilities. What Is Elearning?

9 WAYS TO SUPPORT LEARNERS THROUGH THEIR MOBILE DEVICES

Learnnovators

Learning Consulting M-Learning Blog Blogs Communities of Practices Content Distributed Practice e-learning eLearning Formal Training Job Aids L&D Learning Learning & Development Learnnovators micro learning Mobile Learning Mobile Technologies Performance Performance Support Personal Protective Equipment PPE Quiz Quizzes Retrieval Practice Srividya Kumar Training Wiki WikisThe post 9 WAYS TO SUPPORT LEARNERS THROUGH THEIR MOBILE DEVICES appeared first on Learnnovators.

How Have Online Classes Impacted Student Engagement in Higher Ed?

Clarity Consultants

appeared first on Clarity Consultants - Training Development. eLearning in Higher Education Higher Education Technology Strategies for Higher Ed

Elearning innovation: examples, tips and technology

Elucidat

So then, how do you keep your ideas fresh, your production process smart and your elearning strategy current? Our expert learning consultants have hand-picked some useful resources to kick-start your elearning innovation. Modern elearning frameworks and approaches. The latest technology. Examples of innovative elearning courses. The online world is jam-packed with innovative elearning courses to spark a moment of magic.

2020 Learning technologies: what’s hot and what’s not

OpenSesame

Consulting more deeply within the business. Learn more and watch the full webinar “2020 learning technologies: what’s hot and what’s not?” The post 2020 Learning technologies: what’s hot and what’s not appeared first on OpenSesame.

Describe what you do

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

” A big thank you to those who answered, here is a summary of what you said: “I help lecturers augment their teaching with appropriate technologies and test if they have a demonstrable impact on students’ learning.”

Why Engaging eLearning and a Fancy LMS is Not Enough

eLearning Architect

Investing time and money on the development of high quality eLearning and implementing a fancy LMS is not enough to guarantee an experience your learners are going to enjoy. This article will explore some important concepts that will help you understand the relationship between these technologies. How does this relate to eLearning? We can learn a lot from this example in how learners interact with eLearning.

5 keys for Section 508 Compliance and Web Accessibility

Web Courseworks

For some instructional designers the accessibility standards of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act can become a source of confusion, frustration, and anxiety during eLearning course design. However, designing and developing eLearning content that is accessible to individuals with hearing, vision, cognitive, or other disabilities doesn’t have to be a scary thing. 5) Consult Government Agency 508 Checklists.

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LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

As I get deeper and deeper into the industry, I’m more convinced than ever that “focus” is the key LMS technology trend of today’s winning vendors. The industry is awash in evolving learning technology features such as micro and adaptive learning, gamification, alternate and virtual reality, xAPI, big data, social, content curation, user experience, video, integration and the list goes on and on. You share lots of advice with vendors about how to sell learning technology.

Customer Education: How Smart Technology Companies Lock-In Value

Talented Learning

This is especially true in the high-technology industry. This raises a critical question: In dynamic industries like software and technology, who should be responsible for educating prospects and customers? Complex B2B technology vendors aren’t the only companies facing customer experience challenges. So, how can a thoughtful customer education strategy work together with innovative learning technologies to help resolve these issues?

eLearning Authoring Tool Capability

B Online Learning

Since joining B Online Learning at the start of 2013 my world view of eLearning development practice and more importantly the capability of the so called rapid development technologies has changed. Prior to working with B Online Learning, I was working with consultancies that ran a local design, offshore development model.