How MOOCs Can Solve Common Training Problems
Your Training Edge
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
I’ve written before about various ways massive open online courses (MOOCs) can improve upon traditional training, for example by better meeting the needs of today’s corporate learners and by making elearning more interesting, more interactive, and more relevant.
Having Problems with LMS User Management? Here’s the Solution.
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
A social learning management system (LMS) is a wonderful thing that comes with a host of benefits and sometimes a few problems. These problems are no big deal if administrators know how to address them. For example, there are teachers, instructors, learners, and managers.
Musings on completing a PBL MOOC about PBL (problem-based learning)
The eLearning Nomad
DECEMBER 29, 2015
Early December I completed the MOOC ‘Problem-Based Learning: Principles and Design’ organised by Maastricht University: a course where participants “learn about PBL by doing PBL”. It talks about problem-based learning (PBL) as well as the PBL MOOC and MOOCs in general. Through this experience and the PBL examples which we were exposed to in this MOOC, I found that PBL at universities is different to the PBL we apply in eWorkshops for professional development.
3 Adobe Captivate E-learning Examples
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
Let’s see a few sample e-learning courses developed by CommLab India using this very tool. Click the image to view a sample e-learning course on software application training.). Click the image to view a sample e-learning course on Pharmacokinetics Training.).
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
For example, your goal might be to hire and train three new service teams this year. For example, to support objective 1— standardize and ramp up hiring activity to 50 new hires – you might use courses such as. For example, you might schedule. Seven Simple Secrets to.
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful! Yet I struck more problems. However a more pressing problem was that my photo sphere was rendering in Maps as a photo.
The Problem With Praise
NOVEMBER 28, 2011
As a training professional, you’ve probably seen plenty of examples of the positive effects of praise. Halvorson explains their work with fifth graders: Every student got a relatively easy first set of problems to solve and were praised for their performance.
eLearning Content Development: 6 Steps to Create a Learning Problem Statement
MARCH 16, 2016
Before plunging into an eLearning course development process with your team, spend some time developing a formal problem statement. Let’s determine the research-worthiness of a problem and the steps to create a clear learning problem statement.
Captivate 8 Custom Motion Effect Example
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
You can see the glitchy version from before I edited it to see the problem. I would also investigate Adobe Edge Animate if I was doing more of these after the problems I experienced.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
the problem? 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. Now, what Sue did in our example scenario wasn’t. her own performance problem.
Create a Corporate Training Program that Sticks: Part 1 – Defining Your Problem
JANUARY 7, 2015
In this example, we have no goal or reason to create a training program for colleagues in customer service… Yet. In the following blog post, I will help you find the information you need to correctly identify your problem.
Mastering the Skills Supply Chain Problem
APRIL 1, 2014
For example, the auto industry has invested heavily in the skills and technical capabilities needed to build batteries and electric vehicles, software-driven interfaces and autonomous driving systems. Competition for talent requires a long-term view of capabilities development. Capability development is a never-ending challenge.
How to Use a Learning Management System to Solve the I-Didn’t-Get-the-Memo Problem
FEBRUARY 5, 2013
In the example below, British singer/songwriter Laura Marling and ex Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page have accessed the important update.
Using Morphological Analysis to Solve Complex eLearning Problems
JUNE 27, 2014
As an eLearning manager, you are required to confront and resolve complex problems on a daily basis. In other words, you need to develop ways to take common questions and reinvent your problem-solving approach for every next project.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
NEXT YEAR" Gather examples of how social interaction, whether online or offline, led to. problem-solving or great collaboration. from YouTube or Pinterest, for example.
The caveat of the performance centre
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
This won’t appear to pose a problem unless you appreciate that not all performance ailments are due to an L&D deficiency. An effective Performance Consultant must determine the root causes of the problems – whatever they may be – and respond accordingly.
You can’t solve problems you don’t know about
MARCH 29, 2013
about reframing the design problem (soooo looking forward to those slides). - Getting to the problem. I think designers are often given solutions to implement, rather than problems to solve. ” “Can you give me an example?”
Admiring the Problem of Moving to a Performance Paradigm
Living in Learning
JANUARY 15, 2014
Perfect example; we do this by sampling different innovative approaches to Training and expecting results different from what Training and all its past and even most recent innovations can deliver. We have managed to become unconsciously competent in the "discipline" of Training – not to be confused with the "tactics" of Training.
Research for Practitioners: Does Problem-based Learning Work? by Clark N. Quinn
Learning Solutions Magazine
JULY 24, 2013
Is it more effective to instruct—to present concepts and examples and then provide practice—or to challenge learners with ill-structured but carefully chosen problems and to facilitate dialogue about solutions?
5 E-learning Samples Developed in Lectora Inspire
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
Now let us look at five samples of e-learning courses developed by CommLab India using this versatile development tool. To solve the problem, download our e-book How to Select the Right Rapid Authoring Tool.
When social is a taxing problem
JUNE 30, 2014
However, it has brought to light one problem that I hadn''t foreseen, or indeed, have heard of elsewhere. For example, for similar reasons, contracted workers are not able to attend our summer party as for them to do so would give the impression that they are being treated as regular staff, and as such their status, and the tax perks it carries, would be in question.
Reviewing elearning examples
JANUARY 30, 2012
This is a problem. It was very compelling stuff, with very real examples, and meaningful decisions. When I look at my notes, there were some common problems. Not every problem showed up in every one, but all were seen again and again. The first problem is that most of them were information objectives. So we’ve really got two initial problems here, bad objectives and bad assessment. Again, two problems: lack of context and lack of chunking.
The Biggest Problem With Pharma Sales & How Training Can Fix It
APRIL 25, 2017
What is the biggest problem with pharma sales? When the organization makes training available to sales reps anytime, anywhere, and of short duration, it helps them deal with most of the problems effectively, increasing their motivation to meet targets and goals.
How to Write a Problem Statement (with Sample Problem
APRIL 11, 2017
How to Write a Problem Statement. This wikiHow will teach you how write a problem statement. Writing Your Own Problem Statement
How do I know what e-learning approach is right for what topic?
The eLearning Nomad
OCTOBER 20, 2016
When we would like to achieve compliance (health and safety for example) or when people need to practice going through a set process (answering typical customer questions for example) or when learners need to practice using the right vocabulary (provided there is no need to go beyond concept mastery). You would like to improve problem-solving capacities…. We’re not talking about maths problems or technical problems with one right answer.
Want to maximise the impact of your training spend? Pick the right problem
APRIL 2, 2014
Today I want to draw attention to the first ‘D’, looking specifically at how we define the problem which we are trying to solve with training. the authors remark that ‘in most fields of human endeavour, half the solution is defining the right problem’ (p. In an industry focussed on ‘solutions’, it is not surprising that few of us challenge some rather fixed notions of what the ‘problem’ is. What we forget is that problems are specific to circumstances and organisations.
Smile Sheet Questions -- New Examples July 2016
Will at Work Learning
JULY 6, 2016
Performance-focused smile sheets offer several process improvements: Avoid Likert-like scales and numerical scales which create a garbage-in garbage-out problem, which don't offer clear delineations between answer choices, which don't support respondent decision-making, and which open responding to bias. New Example Questions. Question Example -- A Question for Learners' Managers. My first example comes from a world renowned data and media company.
Is there only one answer to the eLearning problems that you look at? Then you are not being imaginative enough…
Coffee and Design
APRIL 4, 2014
She gave the example of 5 + 5 = ? So they always look at every problem through this lens. Re-framing Problems. Tina shared that creative people often look at problems through different lenses and reframe the problem. How many more answers are there to this problem?
One Simple Trick for Troubleshooting Technical Problems with E-Learning Courses
AUGUST 28, 2014
There’s a technical problem with the course, and they need you to solve it. For example, I’ve experienced a couple of situations in which animations didn’t seem to be “behaving” correctly. In other cases, the details themselves may not solve the problem.
Problem-Solution Essays - Definition and Examples
APRIL 10, 2017
Thesis Statements in Problem-Solution Essays In a problem-solution essay, the thesis statement usually proposes the solution. Because readers must first understand
4 Must Have Features of Best Corporate Training Videos and 5 Examples
SEPTEMBER 16, 2016
In this context, let’s check the four must-have features of best corporate training videos and five examples. Here are two example strategies: The below given challenge and solution strategy is used in ‘ How to reinforce sales training’ video.
Design for life
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
An example of transparent design is where the technology interface is so familiar or simple that students need to expend no mental effort using it. Conversely, presenting a problem to students places them in an unfamiliar context where they are compelled to expend mental energy to solve it.
Learning with e's
JUNE 1, 2014
Festinger, 1957, p 2) How it can be applied in education A lot of learning is based upon making decisions and solving problems. Indeed, problem based learning is thought to be one of the most effective situated learning methods.
Addressing the Problem, Not Just the Symptoms
JULY 22, 2013
It illustrates the undermining effect of trying to deal with a problem by concentrating on its symptoms. Resistance to a change initiative provides a useful example of applying this archetype. Problems remain hidden, but don’t go away.
Creative Problem Solving Infographic - Works with More than Just Product Development
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
OCTOBER 4, 2011
For example, we talk a lot about the A in the ADDIE model , Analysis. I found this infographic on Mashable Business. from Mashable Business - by Ronald Brown I kind of feel like we have TOO many process frameworks to choose from at times. But I like this one.
Gamification of Problem Solving
Your Training Edge
JUNE 20, 2013
Gamification of Problem-Solving: It’s a relatively new term and may be a little trendy, possibly overhyped, and tends to be misunderstood as a subject. In essence gamification presents an innovative way to solve real-world problems in a simulated environment. How can you solve problems through Gamification? This is where gamification problem-solving projects like the U.S. Another example of gamification related to problem-solving also took place back in 2011.