10 Helpful Resources for Online Course Designers

CourseArc

The following resources (including my own book) will not only help you get started in the field of instructional design, but will also help you create high-impact courses and training solutions for your target audience.

How Do Competitions help in Exposing Talent

Origin Learning

E-Learning Do Competitions help in Exposing Talent Exposing Talent hidden talents How Do Competitions help in Exposing Talent organization culture Unearthing hidden talents visible learning visible learning lessons

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Tech Tools That Help eLearning Designers Collaborate

eLearning Brothers

This helps with visibility for the project—including posting current files for review—and ensures team members are aligned and moving in the same direction. For help with collaboration on visuals, Red Pen offers an interface that allows anyone with access to point, click and provide feedback.

When Is Audio Narration Helpful?

Experiencing eLearning

In a discussion on eLearning Heroes , Judith Reymond asked about the research on when or whether audio narration is helpful to adult learners.

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Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

If not, this guide can help help Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience?

How People Analytics Can Help Improve Learning Experiences

Origin Learning

The Cornerstone Glossary gives the following definition — People Analytics , also known as talent analytics or HR analytics, refers to the method of analytics that can help managers and executives make decisions about their employees or workforce.

31 Ways to Help Employees Handle Change

Pract.us

It helps if you’ve built trust with your team ahead of time. Provide targeted coaching to help people adjust. Coaching helps individuals channel their energy into figuring out how to work with the change instead of resisting it or feeling helpless.

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Help Authoring: Adding Flare to Your Work

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

MadCap Flare is a tool used to create online Help, software and API documentation, policy and procedure manuals, knowledge bases, and user guides. It's Flare has a powerful report generator that can create over 100 reports to help you manage your projects.

4 Closing Tips to Help You Sell Online Courses

LearnDash

Recently, a lot of content marketing has focused on earlier stages of the sales process by providing leads with more information to help them feel confident about their purchases. For one, if your students require more one-on-one time, or if certain course elements require group projects, limited enrollment helps regiment your classes so that they progress at similar rates. The post 4 Closing Tips to Help You Sell Online Courses appeared first on LearnDash.

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Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

If not, this guide can help help Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience?

7 helpful rules to gain better effect from training

Your Training Edge

Well, technology-enabled learning helps to actualize the following: Financial management skills. Acquisition of skills that go a long way in helping make the right decisions at management level. These rules explored in this post thus help realize these but only if carefully implemented.

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Put Down That Stress Ball! Customizable Courseware Can Help

eLearning Brothers

The American Psychological Association (APA), conducts an annual Stress in America survey. For over a decade, money and work have consistently topped the list of stressors. Last year, the survey revealed a common new source of significant stress: the future of our nation.

Adobe RoboHelp: Create Merged Help

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Willam van Weelden    Merged help is the process of combining outputs from multiple RoboHelp projects into a single help system. While the content is created from multiple projects, your users see a single, integrated help system.   Why Merge Help?

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Can Micro-Learning Help Stressed, Unmotivated Learners?

Bottom-Line Performance

Really great instructional designers can help with motivation, but only to a point. I’d love to hear your thoughts: can micro-learning truly help an employee who is stressed and lacks motivation learn? I’ve published two posts on micro-learning in recent months.

The Essential Template for Your Customer Training Strategy

This template can help Looking to build your customer training strategy? The process can be overwhelming, if you don’t have a set plan from the start.

Helping People Find Their ‘Left Foot’

CLO Magazine

The point is that learning is helping someone discover the patterns that are already within them. “Help people find their left foot,” Buckingham said. Marcus Buckingham speaks about excellence during the 2018 ATD International Conference and Exposition in San Diego.

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Helping Leaders Enjoy Leadership

Training Industry

The post Helping Leaders Enjoy Leadership appeared first on Training Industry. Uncategorized happiness leadership motivation

Corporate learning and development with the help of microlearning

Your Training Edge

With the help of microlearning, they can learn skills they require every day. Employees can work on what they lack very efficiently with the help of microlearning. In digital learning, microlearning is becoming popular day by day; it helps people in improving their weaknesses.

How Data Analytics Helps Boosting Your E-Learning Experience

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Ratings are aggregated to help learners find the right content at the right time. The prime focus of Learning Analytics is on developing structures that help adjusting content, learning support levels and other customized services by capturing, processing, reporting and acting on data.

3 Ways to Create a Best in Class Customer Training Plan

Download this guide to learn how the right goals, education, and tools can help Looking to improve your training plan for Q4 and beyond?

How an LMS Can Help Your Company Improve Employee Productivity

TOPYX LMS

Seventy percent of U.S. workers aren’t engaged at work.¹ Even worse, employee productivity is declining, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.². That’s bad news for companies since decreased employee productivity is linked to diminished revenue and weak company culture that can lead to high employee turnover. LMS eLearning and Corporate Training

When to Hire Help for Your WordPress LMS

LearnDash

Many people who want to start an online course business intend to bootstrap the venture, but sometimes that will cost you more money than hiring someone to help. Finding help is easier than you think. In the end, if you bring someone in to help you set everything up then you will get to market quicker and this can give you a competitive advantage. If you are new to WordPress and time is a priority for your project then you should definitely find someone to help you.

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4 LMS Features that Help Companies Track Employee Training

TOPYX LMS

Roughly 40 percent of employees leave their job within one year as a result of receiving sub-par training, according to a study mentioned by go2HR.¹ That means training is crucial to employee retention. Many company leaders understand that training has a direct impact on employee satisfaction and therefore strive to provide quality continuing education. Aside from offering training to make workers happy, dozens of industries legally require workers to participate in certain types of training.

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10 Tools to Help Learners Collaborate Online

LearnDash

The post 10 Tools to Help Learners Collaborate Online appeared first on LearnDash. How can learners collaborate more effectively online? It’s one thing to ask your learners to work together on a group project. But logistics for many online learners are quite another matter. Unlike in a classroom situation, learners have no set time when they expect to all be in the same room together to coordinate. In fact, it is unlikely any of them will ever meet in person.

2018 Customer Training Goals

If you’re not sure, this guide can help Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks?

Looking for a computer help?

Bottom-Line Performance

And the help search engine? The videos are organized into several categories; I find the Graphics and Design section really helpful. . . Are the videos the same quality that you’ll find on lynda.com or another paid help service?

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ONLINE TRAINING & ELEARNING: Are You Helping to Save the World?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you're using eLearning or attending your classes online, you just might be helping to save the world. Believe it or not, you are drastically helping to reduce CO2 emissions by not traveling to an onsite class. Want to help save the world? by AJ Walther, COTP.

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How to Create Mnemonic Devices That Help Your Students Remember

CourseArc

As an instructional designer, it’s your responsibility to help learners remember and retain key information and take-aways from your courses. Mnemonic devices are helpful memory cues that are often made up based on the specific details of the lesson at hand.

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Technology-aided Learning Helps Intra-Organizational Knowledge Sharing

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With the help of technology-aided learning, an e-learning solution can be created which presents information in a modern and attractive form. An informal setting helps them interact with each other more and subsequently learn from each other as well.

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State of the Front-Line Manager

helping this group improve, providing. to help your organization be more. to your team; Help your employees with career. help advise the team. hard for so many organizations to help their front-line. organizations help front-line. help you?

Niche LMS Helps You Find Inner Peace

LearnDash

Others designed to help you improve at chess. And even some designed to help you live a better life by helping to eliminate stress and find a little inner peace. One of the most successful self-help learning programs I have come across is Headspace.

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Help Bring Innovation to the Classroom

Kapp Notes

Recently, I’ve undertaken a venture to help bring educational innovation to the classroom. BUT WE NEED YOUR HELP. But, again, we can’t do it without your help.

5 Tips to Help Struggling Students Succeed Online

CourseArc

Here are 5 strategies that instructional designers and teachers can use to help struggling online students succeed. You can help facilitate this by: allowing online learners to personalize their environments – colors, fonts, backgrounds, avatars, greeting messages etc. –

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Virtual Reality Could Help Develop Soft Skills

CLO Magazine

He said VR and AR can help build those core capabilities and create a more inclusive and engaged workforce. Much diversity and inclusion training in its current form has little to no effect and can in fact be counterproductive, added Gronstedt, but adding VR to the mix just might help.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. They are clear on the importance of helping. How can you help your. that help bring a complete. help from the leadership training market. Would the ideas we propose here help you.

Podcast Interview, LTEN Presentation and Helpful Resources

Kapp Notes

If can’t make it to a live event, but want to learn more about gamification here are some resources you may find helpful. It’s been a busy few months. Presenting, speaking and writing on games and gamification.

5 Ways to Help Learners Stick with Your Course

LearnDash

A good habit, like a morning routine, can help us start our day on the right foot, while a bad habit leaves us feeling consistently defeated. Finally, the reward is what helps cement a habit in place, ensuring its future repetition. Accordingly, designing a course that helps learners build learning habits could have a huge impact on engagement and completion rates. Here are a few ways you can adjust your course structure and delivery to help form learner habits.

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Acrobat X: Help. Anywhere!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Mankin    Help. The Acrobat Help System is available with a quick press of the F1 key, and it's been that way for as long as I can remember (regardless of the version of Acrobat). Later versions of Help were HTML based documents, and opened in your default browser. In

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How can an LMS Help an Organization?

Gyrus

Earlier this week I was asked by an acquaintance what I did for a living, and the conversation naturally transitioned to what a Learning Management System (LMS) was and how it could help his company. The post How can an LMS Help an Organization?

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

fact, helping people learn is a necessary. improve performance and be applied back on the job, it’s helpful to use these six steps. will help you determine how much emphasis to place on that step and what types of. How much practice, help, and. The goal was to really help.