Training Tips from 11 Experts (Including Me)

Experiencing eLearning

I’ll quibble with their assertion that the 11 of us are “the most influential learning and development experts,” since that’s a bit of a stretch. The post Training Tips from 11 Experts (Including Me) appeared first on Experiencing eLearning. TalentLMS asked 11 folks in the learning and development world for tips for improving workplace training. Now that nearly everyone is a remote worker, these tips can help train remote employees.

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How To Work With Subject Matter Experts

Dashe & Thomson

Subject Matter ExpertsBy: Andrea May, Fiona Quigley, and Dawn Mahoney.

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Excerpts from the Experts

Raptivity

eLearning eLearning Industry Experts eLearning Influencer Free webinar Over the last one year, team Raptivity delivered a plethora of exciting webinars featuring seasoned learning consultants who discussed the latest eLearning trends and technologies. I thought I would take a look back at all and choose some key takeaways […].

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3 Tips to Improve Subject Matter Expert (SME) Training While Navigating COVID-19

TOPYX LMS

Companies look to Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) for training that is relevant to their workforces and, when appropriate, to their customer bases. SME training is beneficial and valuable because it is highly targeted to a learner’s individual needs and contains information only experts in a given subject can provide. Employee Training Subject Matter Expert COVID-19

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Build or Buy an LMS? How to Pick the Right Solution for Your Budget

BUDGET. When it comes to picking your next LMS that six-letter word is probably the most important part of the decision-making process. So, what are your options to get the best possible eLearning solution without breaking the bank? Build it or buy it. This guide from Lambda’s eLearning experts details absolutely everything you need to consider so you can pick the perfect eLearning solution for your organization and budget.

The Seven Archetypes of Subject Matter Experts

Dashe & Thomson

We need subject matter experts as much as we need air in order to do our jobs effectively. Subject Matter ExpertsSome SMEs are fantastic, devoting the time and attention your project deserves without argument or complaint. However, SMEs are human, too (can you believe it?) and sometimes need a bit of help or encouragement to perform at their best due to other demands in their work and personal lives.

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How subject matter experts can create more effective learning

Challenge to Learn

An increasing number of subject matter experts are sharing their knowledge in a variety of ways. We also know that we have to guide and assist subject matter experts to help them create effective learning materials. Subject matter experts often start with what we call a “PowerPoint mindset”; they are focussed on transferring the information as if they are creating a PowerPoint presentation. Because of this focus, most subject matter experts will just start with writing.

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Learning Expert

eLearning Industry

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Are You An Expert?

Web Courseworks

Are You An Expert?: eLearning development process Jon Aleckson SME subject matter experts talent management teamwork Web CourseworksStereotyping the SME Tomorrow, I will be participating in the 2011 Midwest Forum on Talent Management right here in Madison, WI. The event is back for another year of discussion with nationally recognized speakers on accelerating quality company talent. I am delighted to be speaking at this conference on engaging with [.].

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eLearning Tools Empower Your L&D Experts

B Online Learning

The post eLearning Tools Empower Your L&D Experts appeared first on B Online Learning. One of the biggest concerns for organisations adopting an eLearning approach is that it will devalue the learning experience and overwhelm learners with […].

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Workplace Mask Policy & Return to Work Templates

Paycor’s comprehensive checklist and customizable letters will help you re-start your business and welcome your team back to a new normal.

Communicating with Subject Matter Experts

Web Courseworks

Many eLearning writers and developers struggle with communicating with experts to acquire the knowledge necessary to develop highly interactive online learning activities. Experts are busy, in demand, and rarely are compensated for their work and advice on your eLearning project.

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Helping Subject Matter Experts be more effective

Matrix

Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) have become a very valued commodity today. As with every participant in a learning program, the need to know from the beginning “what’s in it for me” is important to your experts when they set on the journey to teach others in the organization.

Expert Guidance: Diversity & Inclusion in Training

InSync Training

Global organizations are the norm now. The boundaries constraining corporate success and competition no longer fall along state, national, or continental borders. Growth, as demonstrated by companies like Amazon, Apple, and more, has no limit. Education serves as the true competitive differentiator. Can your learning function adapt to more diverse and international workforces faster than the competition?

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Medical Subject Matter Experts

Web Courseworks

Medical Subject Matter Experts: Medical Records Implementation and Training Challenges A growing number of hospitals and ambulatory clinics are consumed with the task of implementing medical records software. This national rollout of medical records software has increased the need to collaborate with medical experts. eLearning Jon Aleckson medical records MindMeld podcast software subject matter experts Web Courseworks

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Choosing the Right Technology for External Training

According to Talented Learning, more than 700 LMS vendors compete in today’s learning platforms marketplace. But of course, not all platforms are created equal. In this eBook, Skilljar will discuss the key components of an external training LMS, and why they’re essential for a well-designed customer training program.

Subject Matter Experts vs Learning Experts: What’s the Difference?

Bottom-Line Performance

Meet the Subject Matter Expert. Our clients are usually experts in their field or have easy access to others on their team who are considered expert. These individuals are subject matter experts. They know their content, but they are not experts at teaching this content to others. It might seem counterintuitive, but the expert is not always the best teacher. Meet the Learning and Performance Experts. What is a Performance Expert?

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How To Convince Your Subject Matter Expert That Less Is More

Dashe & Thomson

Working with subject matter experts is not a straight-forward, one-size-fits-all affair. The “Include-It-All” SME is a true expert in their chosen field. Subject Matter Expertsby Andrea May. There’s no rulebook with a single set of rules that works for every SME you’ll encounter. Instead, each SME presents a unique challenge for instructional designers and other L&D professionals.

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28 eLearning quotes from eLearning experts, implementers, and gurus

TalentLMS

eLearning quotes from eLearning experts. We reached out to eLearning experts to provide us with their take on online training. Experts know what they’re talking about, due to their extensive experience and actionable advice.

Tips to Work Effectively with Subject Matter Experts

B Online Learning

The post Tips to Work Effectively with Subject Matter Experts appeared first on B Online Learning. At the start of our eLearning Design Essentials workshops, we ask our attendees what are the challenges they face when designing eLearning courses. […]. Design

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Top E-Learning Software - Recommendations and Pricing

Get expert recommendations and pricing comparisons based on your specific needs Zero in on the best E-Learning software for your company.

Should Successful Instructional Designers Be Subject Matter Experts Too?

Adult Learning with Technology

Adult Learning Apps and Tools for eLearning eLearning eLearning Tools eLearning Industry instructional designer SME Subject matter experts technologistI came across this eLearning Industry recently and it grabbed my attention. For me, it’s always hard to find someone with both the system / product knowledge and the instructional design skills to match. Personally, I would engage someone with instructional design skills and experience over an SME.

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Should Successful Instructional Designers Be Subject Matter Experts Too?

Adult Learning with Technology

Adult Learning Apps and Tools for eLearning eLearning eLearning Tools eLearning Industry instructional designer SME Subject matter experts technologistI came across this eLearning Industry recently and it grabbed my attention. For me, it’s always hard to find someone with both the system / product knowledge and the instructional design skills to match. Personally, I would engage someone with instructional design skills and experience over an SME.

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Subject Matter Experts: From Smackdown to Nirvana

Dashe & Thomson

Working effectively with subject matter experts (SMEs) is absolutely critical for instructional designers and trainers who want to be successful. How can you work better with and coach SMEs through your… The post Subject Matter Experts: From Smackdown to Nirvana appeared first on Dashe & Thomson. Collaboration Tools customer service Project Management/Project Delivery subject matter experts

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How to find eLearning Video Experts

Ninja Tropic

Finding your perfect eLearning Video experts is not impossible. The post How to find eLearning Video Experts appeared first on NinjaTropic. eLearning video is the most effective way to change human behavior. Learn More Now!

From Sales Enablement to Sales Performance: Moving the Needle on the Metrics That Matter

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, Founder & Sales Transformation Architect, Transforming Sales Results LLC

Then join sales transformation expert Mike Kunkle for this webinar (where your questions are welcomed and expected) and learn: How sales enablement is being defined today (and how it should be). More than 8 analyst firms, the Association for Talent Development, and the Sales Enablement Society have all defined “sales enablement” – each slightly differently.

Getting Experts to Share

Web Courseworks

At the recent eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions conference in Orlando, I presented a session on how managers can enable greater subject matter expert collaboration with design and development teams (IDD). Adding to the inspiration were the two conference keynote speakers (Sir Ken Robertson and Jonah Lehrer), who also addressed the value of understanding the tacit knowledge that experts may know but find hard to share. Flatten power relationships: “You are an expert too.”

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Working with Subject Matter Experts

B Online Learning

One of the challenges that many people seem to face is around working more effectively with their Subject Matter Experts. At the start of our eLearning Design Essentials workshops, we ask our attendees what are the challenges they face when designing eLearning courses. This post shares my own experiences and advice to navigate through some of […]. eLearning Strategy

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How To Extract Knowledge From Experts Before It’s Lost

Dashe & Thomson

Business as usual… The post How To Extract Knowledge From Experts Before It’s Lost appeared first on Dashe & Thomson. Learning institutional knowledge subject matter experts If, on his last day of employment before retiring, a man tried to walk out the door with a favorite personal computer he used at work, what would happen? Even if the company appreciated his expertise and commitment, they likely wouldn’t let him leave with a computer.

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OpenSesame announces partnership with The Expert Academy to expand its business and personal skills course library

OpenSesame

Portland, OR – 14 September 2020 – OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, announced the addition of The Expert Academy to its popular OpenSesame Plus subscription to expand its offerings of video-based courses featuring world-famous presenters. About The Expert Academy.

The Modern Essentials for Sales Onboarding Effectiveness

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, Founder & Sales Transformation Architect, Transforming Sales Results LLC

Then join sales transformation expert Mike Kunkle for this webinar (where your questions are welcomed and expected) and learn how to: Make onboarding more efficient (shorten ramp-up times) and more effective (improve post-onboarding sales results).

Expert Advice

CLO Magazine

Many people mistakenly think that learning group advisers need to be the extreme experts in their field. Too much cognitive distance between learners and advisers creates an environment where the extreme expert focuses on “telling” the learners what they need to know, rather than creating an environment that is open to exploring the topic and other possible solutions or ideas. Learners and experts fall on an experience continuum that spans beginners, practitioners and experts.

Top Experts Predict What Will Transform ELearning in 2017

JoomlaLMS

ELearning is a rapidly evolving and constantly changing field that is never at a stop. A few years ago eLearning was perceived as an innovative way of studying. This very day eLearning is taken for granted, whereas the changes happening inside the eLearning field itself are accepted as innovations. Haven’t you been curious of the changes that will transform the eLearning field next year or next decade? Blog articles

An Expert’s Take on Virtual Instructor-led Training (VILT)

CommLab India

Here’s an exclusive interview with our in-house expert who gives insights on 10 of the most-asked questions on VILT! The web is floating with information on virtual instructor-led training, but what should you believe?

From the Experts: Designing modern Blended Learning

InSync Training

Modern blended learning is a solution to the challenges and obstacles we face when designing engaging, effective, and applicable learning. But before we go any further, we would like to clear up a few common misconceptions. To start, modern blended learning is not just the same topic taught multiple ways. It is not always situated within a formal event led by an instructor. And it is not about teaching the same materials through a new form of technology delivery.

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Sales Training That Gets Results – With or Without Classroom ILT

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, VP Sales Enablement Services, SPASIGMA

In this webinar, sales enablement expert Mike Kunkle will: Explore how you can deliver real results with sales training. Most sales ILT (instructor-led training) has historically not been very effective, if we consider “effective” to mean “changes behavior, improves results, or produces a ROI.”. However, ILT has always had the best POTENTIAL for fostering behavior change or delivering ROI, if it was the right content, designed well, and implemented effectively.

Feedback in Branching Scenarios: What Works for Novices, Experts, and Everyone

Experiencing eLearning

What works for novices versus experts? Novices may need more instructional feedback than experts. Experts are less likely to have problems with cognitive load from sorting through multiple pieces of information in a scenario. Experts are better at diagnosing their own problems based on contextual information like intrinsic feedback. Novices may benefit from more immediate feedback and coaching, while experts may be fine just receiving coaching at the end of a scenario.

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