Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning portals are a great example of a learner-centered solution. Essentially, a learning portal is an online knowledge sharing tool. It’s a repository of content and information your learners can access anytime, anywhere. A learning portal organizes all your stuff.

Why You Should Adopt Learning Portals For Employee Engagement

EI Design

Learning portals are a great fit for formal training, performance support, and social learning. Learning Portals: Why You Should Adopt Them To Boost Employee Engagement. Why You Should Adopt Learning Portals For Employee Engagement? Learning portals achieve this and more.

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A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Your training portal should be accessible on all these browsers.

Designing a Learning & Performance Portal

Living in Learning

Given the amount of information we all have to deal with daily and the documented loss of up to 85% of knowledge gained from training within three weeks, it is no wonder mistakes happen. Continuous Learning EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Performer Support Social Learning Taxonomy learning and performance portal learning at point of work learning portal LinkedIn performer support portal portlet PSO training portal work context

Take training beyond your LMS: technical considerations for extended enterprise

helps remove the friction of accessing training, ensures your external teams are well-informed. even building out a training portal that allows you. The importance of up-to- date information Things move fast and product training must keep. accurate information.

Informal vs. Formal Learning: Creating a Blend!

Gyrus

The corporate training world often questions and evaluates the concept of incorporating informal learning. The question always arises whether informal learning can be added to the formal learning and if so, how both can be combined together. Informal learning is the unofficial, unscheduled, and unplanned way to learn and gain knowledge, whereas formal learning is delivered in a systematic, intentional way with a reporting and evaluation process.

Keep It Casual: Crafting Better Informal eLearning Experiences

TalentLMS

Whether you’re short on time, learner motivation, or just need to improve your learning culture, informal eLearning experiences offer a fresh, less rigorous way of thinking about learning. Now, informal learning is no new thing. Why Choose Informal eLearning Experiences?

Reconciling Formal and Informal

Clark Quinn

Recently, there’s been a lot of talk about informal learning, which ends up sounding like formal learning, and this can be confusing. Now, let’s move on to informal learning, as this is where, to me, we have a conflict. This also includes search engines, portals, and more.

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. See also: Tools for On-Demand Information - An LMS?

Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning portals are a great example of a learner-centered solution. Essentially, a learning portal is an online knowledge sharing tool. It’s a repository of content and information your learners can access anytime, anywhere. A learning portal organizes all your stuff.

How To Capture Informal Learning Data to Tell The Complete Learning Story

Riptide Software

Before we begin our dive into informal learning, it’s important to baseline that learning is happening everywhere. We’ll explore exactly what this means in a minute, but learning does not simply happen within an LMS or Sharepoint portal. informal learning learning data

A step by step guide to set up your corporate training TalentLMS portal

TalentLMS

We have created this guide for all those HR & training managers out there who have been assigned the task of setting up their corporate training portal, whether that’s for compliance, onboarding or general on-the-job training. 2) Customizing your portal.

Bridge the Skills-Gap with Competency Based Learning

Association eLearning

You become the go-to source of education and information for that field. Dear Associations, I am trying to get into a skilled labor position at company X. I have some experience but there are new rules and regulations and I just can’t keep up.

The Content or the LMS? Which Comes First?

Association eLearning

Will they have blocks of time at their computer or will they be getting the information in snippets on their mobile devices? You need both. Without content the LMS is an empty cookie jar. It’s pretty looking but frustrating every time you open it.

What Do I Need in an LMS? I’m Looking to Market and Sell eLearning.

Association eLearning

Keep that brand recognition going on all platforms your learners use including your LMS with the ability to brand your portal. Let’s say you’re an association. You want to start delivering online courses for certification and credentialing for your members.

Thanks everyone for making Adobe eLearning Community the #1 portal in the eLearning space!

Adobe Captivate

Adobe eLearning Community is listed as the top eLearning portal on – NowComms. Thanks everyone for making Adobe eLearning Community the #1 portal in the eLearning space. The Adobe elearning community turns 1 year old this month.

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

Association eLearning

You don’t have to be in technology to have heard about Heartbleed (a major internet security breach affecting Open SSL putting countless people’s information at risk). You’re shopping for an LMS and behold FREE OPEN SOURCE LMS pops up. you say excitedly. Yes, indeed. Free and open source.

What is WCAG 2.0 and Why Does it Matter?

Association eLearning

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).

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

As more and more people are gaining experience working with LMSs, they are seeking another level for analyzing information. For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. .

CASE Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Through integration with the Yourmembership.com association management system, member demographic information is passed from the member database to the LMS, enabling single sign-on and instantly writing back course completion dates, final score, and continuing education (CE) credit achievements.

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

Detailed and informative, they said.” It can catalogue that valuable information in a convenient place, allowing your members easy access around the clock. People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS).

Hidden costs of an LMS: What to expect

Matrix

That’s why managers need an extended research and as much data as possible in order to make an informed decision on how to spend precious company dollars (or pounds, yens, euros, rubles, crowns). Let’s say you can customize your learning portal with a number of color themes.

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ICAAP eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

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). Participants need to select activities for improvement, set goals and review and record patient information.

Common Myths about e-Learning

Origin Learning

e-Learning is just for information technology. Another common myth about e-Learning is that it is only for information technology related learning. Some universities provide the exact replicas of their on-site training on e-learning portals.

Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

LMS/LCMS/Learning Portals (commercial & free), Social Learning stand-alone systems, hybrid system, content authoring tools, m-learning, web conferencing (already exists in many systems), virtual worlds, virtual meeting systems (already exists in some systems), marketplace exchanges (not affiliated with a system). LMS/LCMS/Learning Portal (commercial or free), e-readers, any mobile device(i.e. Online reference management system – access to information.

Proliferating Portals

Clark Quinn

After my last blog post , a commenter asked a pertinent question: Many organizations/companies have multiple intranets, wiki sites, and so forth, often making it difficult for employees to know where to go when they want an answer or more information. Let’s say you are the Director of a company’s Education/Training department and you want to move more toward information learning. I hear it all the time: I ask “are you using portals?&#

What’s hurting the LMS market

eLearning 24-7

Some common traits include: Broadway Effect: Front end looks too busy, end users cannot figure out what to click, where to go, what to avoid – lots of information, flashiness, overload of the senses. Craig Weiss e-learning e-learning vendors elearning elearning 24/7 learning portal LMS craig weiss E-Learning 24/7 learning management systemsThe LMS market is strong. Revenues across the board are up, profit margins are healthy and competition is on-going (always a good thing).

Formalizing informal learning?

Clark Quinn

The Entreprise Collaborative has a new question , asking whether we can formalize informal learning. To me, it’s not about formalizing informal learning so much as explicitly supporting it versus ignoring it. Like the proverbial ’stuff’, informal learning happens. To me, it is more a matter of providing infrastructure to support informal learning, and facilitating informal learning as well. Are you formalizing informal learning?

Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

Augmented reality has a potential to revolutionize learning because of its ability to overlay helpful information not normally seen by the naked eye onto the objects we view. social learning augmented reality Grockit learning portal Learnist LMS

How to Improve Learning Outcomes With Performance Support

Dashe & Thomson

Fortunately, performance support systems have received more attention in recent years, thanks to a broader trend toward informal learning strategies. Learning Portals – act as hubs for all the resources listed above. Scavenger hunts for information.

LMS Identify

eLearning 24-7

Extended Enterprise – aka Multi-Tenet, Portals-Sub Portals. Drilling down, will provide you with additional information you need to ask and know, and as a result, even when looking at a potential vendor’s site, you will be able to see what they offer in this area. Welcome, Welcome. How are you today? Audience: We are Fine – Craig! Glad to hear that. Well, I am here to tell you about an amazing product that can answer your LMS questions.

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Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies

TalentLMS

No information on what would happen next? In this article, we share with you some innovative ways to use your company’s online portal to change the way employees are brought into a company. All we wanted was the right information at the right time without asking around too much.

The Key to Adoption of Collaboration Tools: Process Integration

Dashe & Thomson

If an official portal is the place to get news, updates & find information – your social platform must seamlessly be an integral part of that experience. Informal Learning Klint Finley Laurie Buczek Social Enterprise workforce collaboration

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The Learning Portal – A Simple Idea That Made the World a Better Place

Growth Engineering

A learning portal is an online gateway to a better version of yourself. Once you step through that learning portal, you can gain the superpowers you need to go further, reach higher and simply become even more awesome! Learning Portal Content. A Brief History of Learning Portals.

Building Convenience Stores for Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Let’s say for a minute that our most important job as instructional designers is to create simplicity and relevancy out of chaos—the chaos of way too much information. Because, at their best, learning portals integrate the best qualities of convenience stores.

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Sales Team Portal for Content and Expert Access

Tony Karrer

I wanted to share some discussions I've recently had around an interesting project where the company provided the sales team a collaboration, content distribution and expert access portal. The executive realized that they needed "One place to find all of our information.”

The Death of the Traditional Web: Implications for Self-Directed Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Within that shrinking slice of online time, Facebook is increasingly the portal for everything. What do these little kernels of information tell us? This means information will, by default, need to be increasingly bite sized.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. It is listed under a CMS umbrella, just as document management systems, document repositories or information repositories are starting to be listed.

LMS News. Directory. Plus E-Learning Notes

eLearning 24-7

Newest Version – LMS/Learning Portal Directory. Added Demo Column (Y/N) – If the vendor enables you to view a demo of their product without having to register or provide any information upfront, it is identified as “Yes&#. Added Pricing Column (Y/N) – If the vendor has their pricing information online, it is identified as “Yes&# and when you click on the “Yes&# it will go directly to the pricing info. Latest M-Learning Tablet Information.