Global eLearning: When One Size Does Not Fit All

Bottom-Line Performance

Try deploying eLearning to a global audience. We’ve been deploying global eLearning curriculums with our clients for years, and that experience has taught us that, well, every project is truly unique. …But would that last sentence have worked in a global course?

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Are You Developing Global Leaders?

CLO Magazine

To remain competitive in a global economy, organizations must determine the best way to position their business and people for success; that requires strong global leadership. The Problem with Global Leadership. Advances in technology have hastened globalization.

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Globally connected minds

Learning with e's

Wouldn''t we be foolish if we were faced with huge problems, and couldn''t solve them because we were unable to use our collective intelligence, or the global connectivity we now enjoy? Increasingly, the effect of the global connected mind will emerge as a social phenomenon.

Join our global #EDENchat

Learning with e's

Photo on Pixabay Join our global #EDENchat by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Learn Anywhere:The Modern Virtual Classroom is Global, Mobile, & Social

InSync Training

Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. The virtual classroom has evolved, and expectations for quality are higher than ever.

The World Bank Makes Learning Central to Global Economic Development

CLO Magazine

Homepage - Video Strategy global economic development learning World BankTags: global economic development , learning , World Bank. To solve the world’s big problems, countries have to share and share alike when it comes to information.

Global learning collectives

Learning with e's

I foresee the emergence of global learning collectives where children will learn together across schools and time zones, collaborating on projects and other joint activities, and where technology will help us to once and for all bridge the great divides of geography, culture, creed and ethnicity.

Global conversations

Learning with e's

It''s amazing to me how much we already take for granted, but probably the thing we take for granted the most, is our ability to have multiple, instantaneous and synchronous global conversations. Now these are the kind of global conversations we simply cannot do without.

2014 Global ELearning Salary Report

LearnDash

and globally. Every year the ELearning Guild administers a survey among their members asking various questions regarding industry specialization, title, and salary (among other demographics). Well, the results are now available, and this year they have released them in a nifty infographic.

5 Tips for Creating Better Global Virtual Training

InSync Training

Global Virtual Classroom 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsAs trainers, educators and Learning Experience Architects , we depend on establishing a rapport with our learners to create a supportive learning environment.

Global LMS Functionality: Do You Speak the Language?

Talented Learning

Global LMS — What does that term mean to you? At its most basic level, a global LMS delivers learning content in English (or another single language) to all of its users, anywhere in the world. They sell to global companies headquartered primarily in the U.S.

How to develop effective employee training programs for global media teams

Docebo

How to develop effective employee training programs for global media and publishing teams When I decided to conduct a mini-experiment with my Docebo colleagues as the subjects, I basically knew what I was getting into. What makes globalized learning content effective?

Global Learning Platforms: Top 10 LMS Buying Challenges

Talented Learning

Every LMS buyer faces challenges, but global LMS buyers have the roughest road of all. Why Is It So Tough to Choose a Global LMS? Keep in mind that with the rise of the cloud LMS and machine “translation”, almost all learning platform providers claim they are global.

The challenges of training global workers

Sponge UK

Food retailers offer the most obvious examples of the challenges in training for global organisations, but all companies face similar issues. Discuss a project Subscribe to our newsletter The post The challenges of training global workers appeared first on Sponge UK.

Global Virtual Teams: What’s Working? What’s Frustrating?

InSync Training

Recently, guest BYTE speaker Mary Kingsley provided sage advice to leaders looking to inspire their global virtual teams. BYTE Session Recap. Thanks to technological advances, physical walls and single zip codes no longer constrain our organizations.

4 Keys to Designing for the Global Virtual Classroom

InSync Training

Making the Virtual Classroom Global. Globalization, new learning technologies and dispersed workforces have provided us with a much more diverse learner base than ever before. Naturally, the virtual classroom paves the way for working with these global audiences more easily.

Five tools for global educators

Learning with e's

In effect, through the use of social media and telecommunication technologies, these teachers are becoming global educators. I consider myself a global educator and have tried to articulate my ideas on why this is a different role to traditional teaching.

Top 10 Global Human Capital Trends for 2015 | Part 2

Lambda Solutions

Last week we provided the the first five out of ten global human capital trends , as reported by Deloitte University Press. Here is part 2, of the top 10 global human capital trends for 2015.

Overview of the Global eLearning Market by Area

eLearning Brothers

Here we have some interesting tidbits about the global state of our industry from the first half of the report. The post Overview of the Global eLearning Market by Area appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

Hangout connects global learning community

Sponge UK

I was struck by the global nature of our industry, and how digital learning can bring benefit to international audiences.” The post Hangout connects global learning community appeared first on Sponge UK.

Creating a Culture-Agnostic Online Course for Your Global Workforce

CommLab India

They advocate Instructional Designers (IDs) to focus on four key aspects when designing e-learning courses for global audiences. So, you need to be careful in the use of visuals when you develop an e-learning course for global learners.

Go Global by Thinking Local: Delivering Online Training Courses in Multiple Languages

Mindflash

So, it’s a natural leap to use this same learning vehicle to expand your company’s global reach by delivering your online training in multiple languages. But the trick to growing globally is thinking locally. Expand Your Global Reach.

The Modern Virtual Classroom Is Global, Mobile, and Social

ATD Learning Technologies

Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. By establishing a foundation of knowledge and skills in these areas, training professionals can get ahead of the trends and create core practices in their organizations. Click here to read full version

Four Steps to Successful Global eLearning: On Time, Under Budget, Above Expectations by Wendy Farrell

Learning Solutions Magazine

Global expansion presents an exciting new challenge for professionals with a role in developing training. globalization? Getting Started Globalization Learning Systems Training Strategies

Challenges and Solutions of creating e-Learning Solutions for an Enterprise-Wide Global Audience

G-Cube

According to a popular research, the global e-learning market is growing at the rate of 15.06 Global e-learning programs can help companies drastically cut travel and employees’ training costs, as well as improve efficiency while retaining a uniform international company culture.

Tip of the Week: Set a global font and background style across all your interactions

Raptivity

Global Settings Raptivity Interactions Tip of the week

Global digital tribe

Learning with e's

To me it resembles a global digital tribe. It is tribal because the global online community exhibits many of the characteristics of traditional, territorial tribal practice. The global digital tribe has many smaller sub-sets we can call clans.

Global Trends: The Driving Forces of Corporate Training

Content Raven

The global trends are clear. With the holidays right around the corner, spare time provides room for reflection not only on gift lists and vacation plans, but also to focus on today’s acute topics in the working environment.

Five Keys: Designing and Delivering Effective Global Training Programs by Ronnie Duncan

Learning Solutions Magazine

Here are five keys that will help you design and deliver a successful global training program. Design Strategies Globalization Instructional Design Management Project Management A training program can help bridge cultural and workplace practice differences. Training delivered via eLearning modules or. live online classes can be particularly effective, but it takes a lot of upfront work to get a successful program off the ground.

We are Family – the global City & Guilds Kineo family

Kineo

Our world here at City & Guilds Kineo is shrinking. After having been lucky enough to spend some time with the teams located in Cape Town, Wellington, Melbourne and Chicago – I have become very conscious of this. Now, as part of our family, news stories about blizzards in Chicago, or earthquakes in New Zealand, don’t seem a long way away. They matter. They affect my colleagues, our clients.

Top 10 Global Human Capital Trends for 2015 | Part 1

Lambda Solutions

Deloitte University Press has released their Guide to Global Human Capital Trends for 2015. Here is part 1 of 2, of the top 10 global human capital trends for 2015

Global forces

Learning with e's

Many of us do so willingly, but there is a very real underlying tension between the effects of the global and the desires of the individual. Globalization can be defined as 'the increasing interdependence of world society' (Giddens, 1991: 520).

Managing Global E-learning Projects? Play Your Part Well

CommLab India

Training modules developed for multinational organizations must meet global requirements. The challenges in developing e-learning modules for a global audience are creating uniformity in the course that will appeal to the diverse audiences.

The Global Phenomenon of E-Learning Courses

Training Industry

The rise of e-learning has naturally led to a boom in e-learning localization services, but it is the global appeal of e-learning that makes localization not only possible but highly relevant. The challenge is ensuring that these educational resources meet the needs of a global environment. The global potential for e-learning and the scalability of e-learning courses are massive.