Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies

TalentLMS

No information on what would happen next? And would it be possible to cram all company information, its culture, business processes and unique individuals into the new hire, in one day? All we wanted was the right information at the right time without asking around too much.

Game Element: Strategy

Kapp Notes

Strategy games are a popular type of games that require players to outwit and outmaneuver fellow players through careful decision making, planning several moves ahead and attempting to predict outcomes and consequences of both their moves and their opponent’s moves. A great strategy game.

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Designing An Effective Elearning Content Strategy

Origin Learning

Just like with anything, your elearning course must have a carefully thought out plan and the right mix of elements in order to be able to capture the audience. Content strategy is the plan which outlines what form of content will be made available to learners in what form.

Content Curation & Association Education Strategy

Web Courseworks

Maybe not, but the Internet and its astonishing volumes of information published daily has created the need for digital curation. To be sure, associations have digital strategies related to curating content and delivering what is important for its members. Most of this activity has been the domain of the membership department and the delivery is almost always on the “informal learning” side of the continuum. I call this: making the informal digital learning nuggets formal.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

It also creates a common language across the organization, and it improves on-the- job performance—all at a cost more reasonable than custom elearning.  Performance support is the extra bits of information or reminders that extend the training. Seven Simple Secrets to.

Chunking Information to Design eLearning

B Online Learning

This blog post covers a recent online conversation I had with an attendee at one of our eLearning Design Essentials workshops. How do I convert a large training manual into a short eLearning module? The ‘nice to know’ information can then be included as links to further reading etc.

eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

This is either in terms of specific needs, e.g., improve customer satisfaction, or as part of an overall eLearning strategy. I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post.

Preparing A PowerPoint Animation Strategy

eLearning Brothers

If you are a teacher at a high school presenting to teenagers, and you know you have some lack luster information, throw in some more sophisticated animations in an attempt to bring the class back to the presentation. Company eLearning Featured Powerpoint Resouces Resources

10 Strategies for Impactful Instruction

LearnDash

Whether you’re administering elearning or live classroom training the end-goal is often the same. At the end of the course you want the participants to leave with new information. Not only that, you want them to apply this information.

Keep It Casual: Crafting Better Informal eLearning Experiences

TalentLMS

Whether you’re short on time, learner motivation, or just need to improve your learning culture, informal eLearning experiences offer a fresh, less rigorous way of thinking about learning. Now, informal learning is no new thing. More Than eLearning With Its Shoes Off.

7 Strategies to Facilitate “Working Out Loud”

Learnnovators

Beyond Information Sharing – “Working out loud” is not about sharing information. It is about providing the context to the information, the exceptions to the processes, the failed attempts and successes.

eLearning as Part of an Informal Learning Strategy

Integrated Learnings

Do you have a similar story of unstructured, experiential, informal learning? Jay Cross, known for his informal learning research, tells us that approximately 80% of workplace learning occurs informally. In contrast, only 20% of organizations’ learning budgets go toward enhancing informal learning. And can eLearning become part of an investment in informal learning? He was on to something with his 3-minute eLearning methodology. By Shelley A.

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic. I went back and looked at what I had written before on eLearning Strategy and saw that I had said at the time: I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Strategy eLearning 3.0

How to Implement Spaced Learning into Your eLearning Strategy

eLearning Brothers

Spaced learning will be one of the key eLearning techniques to look out for in 2017. At least, that’s according to John Curran, expert in Instructional Design and chair of the eLearning Network. It’s about time you implement spaced learning into your eLearning strategy.

Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy

Learnnovators

The current failure of organizations to integrate social learning stems from their bolt-on strategy. The post Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy appeared first on Learnnovators.

How To Create Engaging eLearning: 10 Highly Effective Strategies For eLearning Professionals

Docebo

“Engaging” is a word that you have probably heard a thousand times since you started your eLearning career ; and a million more if you have worked as an educator or corporate trainer before that. So, how can you create engaging eLearning experiences?

Creating an e-learning strategy that works

eLearning 24-7

Rather, it should be developing an e-learning strategy. An e-learning strategy can be and should be used in whatever industry or market. Need a strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. What constitutes a strategy? Say the word “strategy” and people start to worry. Right there, you devised a strategy. What your e-learning strategy needs to include. The Conversation.

Choosing The Right Assessment Strategy

LearnDash

However, it’s important to note that assessment strategies should vary depending on what it is you are trying to measure. Despite their similarities, elearning can have very different desired end results for the people who take them.

7 Tips To Incorporate Informal Learning Into Your Corporate eLearning Strategy

eFront

Informal learning is impromptu. But that doesn’t mean you should exclude it from your structured corporate eLearning program. In this article, we’ll share 7 tips to use informal learning into your training strategy. Informal learning is usually initiated by the learner.

4 Motivation Strategies for eLearning Environments with Massive Learners

TalentLMS

Developing training for a limited number of learners with similar backgrounds is very different from developing an eLearning program for a widely dispersed audience with varying experiences, language and cultural backgrounds. It has proven to be an excellent sales and marketing strategy.

Training Strategy for Changing Behavior

LearnDash

If you need to change the current behavior of an organization through education on new policies and practices, then you need to have a proven training strategy. On all of my consulting engagements that required change-training, we implemented a similar strategy.

Slides & Webcast: Six Simple eLearning Success Strategies

Allen Interactions

As instructional designers, we know the difference between presenting information and providing learning experiences. e-learning strategy Instructional Strategy eLearning Course Design

Top 9 Competencies of an Informal/Social Learning Designer

Learnnovators

Informal/Social learning is one such major revolution (other than mobile learning and gamified learning) that demands a shift in the mere thinking of ‘learning’. Course design (formal learning blended with the right mix of informal and social learning).

Using storytelling in e-learning: An e-learning strategy

G-Cube

This style of storytelling brings in a light and informal aspect to learning. Blog e-Learning New Ideas Research Tools & Technologies Corporate Learning elearning strategy Game-based learning storytelling storytelling in e-learning

Improving Professional Learning: 12 Strategies to Enhance Performance

Web Courseworks

In his recent book Improving Professional Learning: Twelve Strategies to Enhance Performance , Knox offers a distillation of what he has learned over the course of his long and distinguished career. What type of information does Knox have in mind?

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. Experience suggests that mlearning works best in enhancing the social, informal, just-in-time, and performance support solutions/initiatives.

Closing the Learning-Acquisition Gap with Informal Learning

Learnkit

To get it out of their heads, we need to shift our approach by making traditional formal training more flexible by incorporating more informal learning. Rolling out Informal Learning. Before take a deeper look at informal learning, let’s look at how we learn.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning

eFront

There are a multitude of interaction methods in an eLearning environment to promote social learning. But which strategy is the most effective? Use these activities as building blocks to create a rich social-learning environment when mentoring your next eLearning course.

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

THE JOURNEY: We, like many out there, are of the view that, though most learning designers possess good levels of skills around the traditional training (formal learning) area, their skill levels fall short around the informal or social learning areas. This is mainly because designing informal and social learning experiences for workplaces demands a diverse and unique set of qualities. The eLearning community is headed for more collaboration and less formal instruction.

Creating Real Engagement in eLearning

B Online Learning

In the eLearning space, a phrase that I see used a lot – to the point of overuse – by designers and developers is their ability to ‘create engaging eLearning experiences’. Authoring tools alone can’t create engaging eLearning, at least not without human input, so it’s up to us!

Creative Instructional Design Strategies for Intensive Learning

CommLab India

With more organizations opting for e-learning and blended learning strategies for workforce training, here are some creative instructional design strategies that you could include in your online intensive learning programs. eLearning Design Instructional design

eLearning Strategies: Creating Employee Development Training

G-Cube

Though the content of this training does not impart any new information or skills in terms of the employees’ area of work, the training has a lasting impact on most employees. Infographics within the course can provide a lot of information to the learners – in a more appealing way.

The Effective Blended Learning Strategy

TalentLMS

Not only do you benefit from the implementation of a synchronous learning strategy, but also you have the chance to benefit from “go at your own pace” techniques that are part of an asynchronous learning strategy. What information must be included in the blended learning course?

Price Your eLearning Right

Blue Sky eLearn

One of the most common mistakes I see in pricing eLearning is exclusively applying the old one-time registration model. When we realize eLearning is not bound by the same constraints as in-person events, new opportunities multiply our revenue potential. Rethinking Event-Based Pricing.