TOPYX Topics – Social Learning Newsletter – May 2016

TOPYX LMS

We are dedicated to providing you with relevant articles and newsletters covering the evolving eLearning, learning management, and social learning landscape so you have the information you need to stay current. Enjoy this edition of the TOPYX Topics Newsletter. Newsletters

How to Avoid Technology Hassles with Your Self Hosted WordPress LMS Website with Jonathan Denwood

LifterLMS

We discuss how to avoid technology hassles with your self hosted WordPress LMS website with Jonathan Denwood of WP-Tonic in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett. A self hosted LMS is a site you own and control. You get your own 10, 20, 30 dollar a month web hosting.

DevLearn 2018 Conference Preview

Float

Float will be heading to Las Vegas, NV, for theDevLearn 2018 Conference, hosted by The eLearning Guild from October 24-26. Conferences Newsletter AR DevLearn DevLearn 2018 eLearning eLearning Guild LMS mobile LMS sparklearn Updates VRWe are excited to see many of our partners as well as meet many others within this wonderful community.

Wearable Technology For Learning

Origin Learning

Before we get ahead of ourselves, let us see what wearable technology is: Wearables can gather information from the host’s body and environment and deliver it to a remote device or to the host itself. Subscribe to our newsletter for best learning solutions & practices.

Breakthrough eLearning: Ideas for Rapid eLearning

Breakthrough eLearning

Good management of people and processes For details, you can become a newsletter subscriber via our website, and you will receive access to the webinar recording when it is ready.

Top 6 Types of Content and Perks to Offer Your Members

Blue Sky eLearn

Online communities can take a number of forms depending on the nature of your program, organization, or association: Online forums hosted through your website. Announce the session on your (print and/or audio) newsletter a week or two in advance.

Tips for Marketing (Online Courses) To Your Association Members  

Web Courseworks

Reach out to members by hosting live social media chats on Twitter, create webinars featuring professional speakers, and have a ‘Question and Answer’ opportunity for members to learn more. Associations and nonprofits share a marketing dilemma unlike traditional for-profit businesses.

Why This? Why Now? “Working Out Loud”

Learning Rebels

” Share what you are working on the company blog and department newsletter. Wednesday: 1) Sending out “Anatomy of a Newsletter” 2) Talking to a college class about how to develop a learning strategy for an organization.

Elearning Trends: Is New Really Better?

The Learning Dispatch

E.g., “Here’s a package that you can buy/must take, and it’s hosted in a learning management system that tracks progress and captures data for reports.” Responses may be quoted in a future blog post, newsletter, or social channel. Tell Us Your Thoughts!

Top 10 Team Achievements in 2016

Learnloft

Weekly Leadership Newsletter – Sign up for LearnLoft’s free weekly leadership newsletter here. John Eades is the CEO of LearnLoft and Host of the Follow My Lead Podcast.

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7 Online Member Acquisition Strategies to Grow Your Base

Blue Sky eLearn

For example, your organizations can offer each other: Advertising space in emails or newsletters. If you’re really looking to strengthen your partnership, consider co-hosting an event for your members! An e-book in return for a newsletter subscription.

Elearning Trends: Is New Really Better?

The Learning Dispatch

E.g., “Here’s a package that you can buy/must take, and it’s hosted in a learning management system that tracks progress and captures data for reports.” Responses may be quoted in a future blog post, newsletter, or social channel. Tell Us Your Thoughts!

Friday Finds | June 1, 2018

Mike Taylor

Another great article from Shane Parrish‘s ( @farnamstreet ) fantastic newsletter. A lot of people in L&D rely on large number rely on online/cloud platforms for hosting their videos. Follow me on Twitter or even better, subscribe to my newsletter.

Do Low-Cost, All-Inclusive LMS Packages Exist?

TOPYX LMS

Events, calendars, personal profiles, memos, newsletters, and the like can all be stored in an LMS and accessed via mobile device, so long as the learning management system has mobile capabilities.

The 2015 Kaizen Adventure

Learning Rebels

Well, not just one adventure – a whole host of adventures and FYI – I am referring to changes as adventures. There were more newsletters and less blogs. Speaking of newsletters. Sign up for the Learning Rebels Newsletter. Another year, another kaizen adventure.

(Microlearning) tool of the month: Guidiance

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

For instance, using a newsletter by mail and Moodle. What else can you do in Guidiance as a host? Microlearning is a trend in online learning, so the tool of the month is a microlearning tool: Guidiance. Microlearning originated from the idea of learning on the fly, via your mobile.

Adult Learning: Thoughts of Lou Russell

Web Courseworks

I originally approached Lou Russell’s June 2016 LearningFlash as a review of the 2016 ATD Conference hosted in Denver. However, I soon realized that the newsletter was a general overview of all things important about adult learning.

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Taming the social learning ‘beast’ for organizational learning

G-Cube

We have shared a host of innovative ways of deriving useful outcomes of social learning in a previous post. Learner groups who have been participating and sharing well can be applauded for their efforts on the company intranet or even in a social mention in the organization newsletter.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | February 8, 2019

Mike Taylor

Check out this recent #GuildCast to find a whole host of great ways to do great work on a shoestring budget. Follow me on Twitter or even better, subscribe to my newsletter. “I cannot teach anyone anything, I can only make them think.” – Socrates.

6 Steps to Prepare Your Company for a MOOC

Your Training Edge

This doesn’t have to be elaborate, but there are many ways you can get the word out — email campaigns, company newsletters, internal blogs, videos, etc. Host a pre-training virtual Q&A session.

8 Tips To Engage And Inspire Online Learners AFTER An eLearning Course

TalentLMS

Host Live Events. Send Out Monthly Newsletters. Create a monthly newsletter and then send it to your online learners. Also, don’t forget to include opt-out details in your emails, as you don’t want your newsletters to become a nuisance.

3 Strategies to Recruit Members Through Association Software

Blue Sky eLearn

If you decide to host webinars, consider the following: Attendance: Some associations encourage membership signups by restricting webinars to members alone, while most open up registration to anyone interested in attending.

Solo E-Learning Design: How to Make the Most of Your Resources

Frooxl

Create newsletters or blogs to inform employees of new and specific training issues. . Hosting an AMA (“ask me anything”) of sorts, with experts in the field you’re teaching. Hollywood has a way of making the loner seem appealing.

Why Bad Leadership is So Common

Learnloft

Weekly Leadership Newsletter – Sign up for LearnLoft’s free weekly leadership newsletter here. John Eades is the CEO of LearnLoft and Host of the Follow My Lead Podcast. As the first set of survey results came in, I was surprised.

Digitec LMS Exhibition Team Heads North by Northwest

Association eLearning

More than 8,000 attendees from 70 countries are expected to attend the premier event for workplace learning and development professionals hosted by the American Society of Training & Development.

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It’s Time for Brain-Aware Leadership

Learningtogo

I was honored to host a table on the science of learning and had a wonderful evening. Training 2017, the conference sponsored by Training Magazine , concluded this week in sunny San Diego. I’ve written before about the value of attending conferences as a learning professional.

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3 Simple Learning Strategies To Implement Today

Learnloft

Weekly Leadership Newsletter – Sign up for LearnLoft’s free weekly leadership newsletter here. John Eades is the CEO of LearnLoft and Host of the Follow My Lead Podcast. There is no better words in sports than “Game 7.”

We Can’t Be Everything to Everyone

Learning Rebels

While we may HAVE to put out training based on the demands of a person who is so far away from the front-lines we only see their name in company newsletters, it doesn’t mean said training has to be terrible and ineffective. Nor should we try.

How to grow an elearning dream team: 8 things the best L&D leaders do

Elucidat

We’re writing a blog on this soon… sign up to our newsletter to get notified when it’s published! Host re-usable guides and briefing packs teams can use when planning their projects or working with others. Subscribe to our newsletter to get notified!

3 Vital Questions Your Leader Must Answer this Year

Learnloft

Weekly Leadership Newsletter – Sign up for LearnLoft’s free weekly leadership newsletter here. John Eades is the CEO of LearnLoft and Host of the Follow My Lead Podcast. To say being a great leader is hard would be an understatement. That’s exactly why the saying “people leave managers, not companies” became not just popular, but true. People are fed up with leaders who make their professional lives harder or downright miserable.

Fresh Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | October 5, 2018

Mike Taylor

Presentation Point is hosting The Presentation Ideas Conference online November 28 & 29. Follow me on Twitter or even better, subscribe to my newsletter. Looking for a previous edition? Check out the archives. “No one will every say that you’re sharing too much value, you’re providing too much help, or that you care too much.” ” – Brian Fanzo @iSocialFanz. Today I am in Cincinnati for the Greater Cincinnati ATD chapter’s annual conference!

LearnLoft’s Greatest Hits: Our Most Popular and Valuable Blog Posts of All Time

Learnloft

In more than a year of weekly blogging, we’ve had a handful of posts stand out above the rest… For the last 50 weeks, we’ve published weekly content to help add value to all who come to our blog, or subscribe to our newsletter.

The Compliments Your Team Needs to Hear at the End of the Year

Learnloft

Weekly Leadership Newsletter – Sign up for LearnLoft’s free weekly leadership newsletter here. John Eades is the CEO of LearnLoft and Host of the Follow My Lead Podcast. It’s hard to believe it’s already December. How did the year get away from us so fast? It almost feels like it didn’t happen, but at the same time how could I forget all the hard work and effort my team put in as the days passed and weeks slugged on.

5 Songs That Dramatically Improve Your Work (and Writing)

Learnloft

Weekly Leadership Newsletter – Sign up for LearnLoft’s free weekly leadership newsletter here. He is also the host of the Follow My Lead Podcast and is passionate about the development of modern professionals. As I walked down the hall, cruising through pods, the only acknowledgment of my existence were simple hand gestures. A few people people gave me a wave, others threw up an air fist pump, and a few ignored me.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Every week I include a few design resources and useful tools in my Learning, Design, and Technology newsletter. Timelinely – is a new type of tool for annotating videos hosted on YouTube. Inspiratio – a simple app for reading all your newsletters & help you find new ones. This is a collection of all them from 2018. I hope you find something to help you do whatever you’re doing at least a little bit better. I’d love to hear about it if you do?