Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS). Cue the 1950’s film strip… “Learning Management Systems and You!”. An LMS is a system for managing learning.

Top 6 Corporate Learning Management Systems!

Your Training Edge

However, before corporate employers can reap the benefits of online training, they first have to select a Learning Management System (LMS). There are many such systems that are cloud-based, resulting in less storage and inventory problems. Latitude Learning LMS.

How to Maximize Attendance to Your Learning Management System (LMS)

Web Courseworks

You’ve worked hard to build out an exceptional learning management system (LMS). Social media is one of the key ways that people are learning about new opportunities, and this includes eLearning! If your organization has a Facebook page, try launching an inexpensive ad targeted to your audience that describes the benefits of the course. Any of these tactics will help drive additional traffic to your online portal.

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Knowledge Direct Version 6.0 Learning Managment System (LMS) Now Available

Association eLearning

Digitec released the latest version of the award-winning Knowledge Direct learning management system this month. includes new features and functionality, as well as enhancements to the system’s current feature set. Share this on Facebook.

Knowledge Direct Learning Management System Gets Fresh New Look

Association eLearning

Digitec’s flagship product, Knowledge Direct, an all-in-one learning management system for online training and development, looks better than ever, thanks to an updated user interface! The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Share this on Facebook.

Education learning management system trends

eLearning 24-7

Many in the education market are still in love with open source systems, such as Moodle. That is why there is an uptick in the number of commercial systems available in the education sector. Mobile Learning. Social Learning. Parent Portal. Talent Management.

Benefits of a cloud-based Learning Management System

LearnUpon

When choosing an learning management system (LMS) you may be faced with the choice of using a cloud-based LMS or an installed solution. What is a cloud-based system? By logging into a web portal you can access the features of the software.

Why Salesforce LMS Integration could be the future of your learning management system.

Paradiso

This, at least, is a very simple explanation of what an LMS can do for you and is what a basic, non-customized learning management system, such as Moodle, performs. It has various social learning features that bear more resemblance to Facebook that to classic e-learning.

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ASAE Annual Conference 2015

Association eLearning

We’ll be unveiling our newest version of the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System, Knowledge Direct 7 Beta, at the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition. Share this on Facebook.

The Content or the LMS? Which Comes First?

Association eLearning

When we get requests from associations considering an LMS, it is always interesting to get an understanding of the current learning environment. Implementing an LMS can also take weeks or months, depending how you need the system configured. Share this on Facebook. You need both.

Best Practices in Creating an Enterprise e-Learning Portal

Hurix Digital

Nearly half of the most profitable companies in the world are using e-learning methods to help rookie professionals develop their technical skills. With an e-learning portal , companies are noticing an exponential increase in the engagement of employees.

What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”

Association eLearning

For example, you’ve likely seen Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) discussed on various websites and company pages. Oh sure, the LMS will manage your learners, but will it help you create content?”.

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Questions to Ask Client References Before Selecting Your LMS

Association eLearning

Once you have narrowed the list of vendors that seem to fit your needs, watched demos to see the Learning Management System functionality, and narrowed the field, then comes the reference checking. Is there an integration with an Association Management System?

What is WCAG 2.0 and Why Does it Matter?

Association eLearning

Share this on Facebook. WCAG 2.0 stands for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. Similar to Section 508, WCAG is the international standard for accessibility in web content created by The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry. Yet, how much more could I have learned if I didn’t have to drive across town to take the course?

IAR Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the IAR Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. IAR chose Digitec and their Knowledge Direct® Learning Management System (LMS). Sell courses by way of an access code system. Share this on Facebook.

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DMA Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the DMA Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. DMA found the replacement LMS they were looking for when they discovered Digitec Interactive and their Knowledge Direct® Learning Management System. Share this on Facebook.

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CASE Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the CASE Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. CASE’s new LMS would also need to integrate with their Association Management System (AMS), YourMembership.com. Learn more about the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System.

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Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option

Association eLearning

Share this on Facebook. You’re shopping for an LMS and behold FREE OPEN SOURCE LMS pops up. you say excitedly. Yes, indeed. Free and open source. Well hold the phone because if it sounds too good to be true, it’s because open source isn’t all it claims to be.

The Benefits of SaaS: Hosted LMS

Association eLearning

Taking this on by yourself could be a hassle, as you first have to find skilled IT staff, and then they have to learn the LMS. How long will it take them to learn? An ability to focus on the organization’s core business, instead of spending resources to support yet another system.

CAS eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

Download the CAS Medical Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. However, CAS found its current online learning platform difficult to maintain and use. Additionally, CAS needed a multi-lingual system with eCommerce capabilities. Share this on Facebook.

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7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

You will need some sort of portal to put your courses into, which is commonly referred to as a Learning Management System or LMS. Will the education department need additional administrative help uploading courses or creating them and managing users?

ICAAP eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

Download the ICAAP Medical Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. With the portal and web-based courses in place, physicians are now able to earn CME credit and MOC Part IV credits through the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). Share this on Facebook.

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The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal

Association eLearning

The ISTH, the leading worldwide not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the understanding, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of thrombotic and bleeding disorders, is pleased to announce its partnership with Digitec Interactive, the leader in easy-to-use learning portals and engaging eLearning programs and courseware for online continuing medical education (CME). The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Share this on Facebook.

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ACOFP eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

Download the ACOFP Medical Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. ACOFP then set out to find a learning management system (LMS) that would allow them to carry through on their plan. Share this on Facebook.

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TrainingIndustry.com Recognizes Digitec as Top LMS Company for 2012

Association eLearning

For the 3rd year in a row, Digitec Interactive has been named to TrainingIndustry.com’s Top 20 Learning Portal Companies Watch List for it’s best-in-class Learning Management System (LMS), Knowledge Direct. Share this on Facebook.

Florida Association of Realtors Joins Digitec’s LMS Family

Association eLearning

Florida Association of Realtors, the largest trade association in the state with more than 115,000 members, is the latest membership organization to adopt Digitec’s Knowledge Direct® learning management system (LMS). Association staff use the system to create, edit, and implement their training courses from anywhere and collaborate virtually on new courseware. The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Share this on Facebook.

Top 5 Reasons You Will Leave your LMS – and How to Switch Successfully

Association eLearning

There was quite a bit of focus at the 2012 Learning Solutions Conference in Orlando on Learning Management Systems (LMS) and how dissatisfied many users are. Here are tips on managing a successful LMS switch. Share this on Facebook.

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Digitec Publishes Association LMS Selection White Paper

Association eLearning

The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Share this on Facebook. Selecting an LMS is a big decision for any organization. To help make sense of it all, Digitec has released its new industry white paper, 8 Steps to Selecting an Association LMS.

RECP and Digitec Partner to Offer Online Certification Program

Association eLearning

The new 24-Hour Broker Transition Course, delivered through the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System (LMS), is now available for licensed Indiana real estate agents. The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Share this on Facebook.

Digitec Interactive Named to Top 20 LMS Companies Watch List

Association eLearning

selected Digitec Interactive for inclusion in its Top 20 LMS Companies Watch List directory for the best-in-class Learning Management System, Knowledge Direct, for the 2nd consecutive year. Commitment to improving learning through technology. Share this on Facebook.

Digitec Hits the Road for AMA CME Conference in Baltimore

Association eLearning

Many physicians are now taking their CME online through the Digitec Knowledge Direct MED Learning Management System (LMS). Many medical associations, including the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, and the American Academy of Pediatrics, use the Knowledge Direct MED Learning Management System to develop, deliver, test, track and report on CME. Learn more about the Knowledge Direct MED LMS.

Tips for Developing an LMS RFP

Association eLearning

Distributing an RFP is a wonderful way to “set the stage” for your ideal learning management system (LMS). An RFP is especially beneficial if you have a lot of requirements, because it gives you a simple way to evaluate and compare numerous LMS systems.

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5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

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These IT-enabled business trends also affect learner preferences for ways to access and consume workplace learning. However, it took Facebook a mere year and Twitter even less time to reach the ‘50 million’ milestone. Read our post on Motion-Based Learning Solutions to get the details.

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Knowledge Direct LMS Receives Top Honors

Association eLearning

Digitec wins the coveted Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Award for their best-in-class learning management system (LMS), Knowledge Direct. Social learning integration with the web’s most popular networking sites including Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

eLearning Portal Integration

Tony Karrer

Initially, the conversation was about having learning content appear on the enterprise portal. Many LMS vendors provide portlets, gadgets or widgets that allow for access of learning content (most often meaning courses and courseware) through the corporate portal. It's certainly better than putting a static link to your LMS somewhere on the corporate portal / intranet. Previously it took users up to 15 clicks to go from system access to content launch.

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Digitec Produces eLearning for the International Sign Association

Association eLearning

The International Sign Association (ISA) has overcome this challenge by partnering with Digitec on a cost-effective solution to create custom eLearning courses for its members, who are manufacturers, users and suppliers of on-premise signs and other visual communications systems.