Can Elearning Improve Productivity?

Origin Learning

One of the most elementary goals of any business is to increase its productivity. In an effort to increase it, innumerable studies have been conducted across organizations of different industries to determine the causes of low employee productivity.

The Importance of Informal Learning at the Workplace

Origin Learning

In this blog post, we examine ‘informal learning’ and see how it can play a major role in modern workplace learning. Understanding Informal Learning? This is a good example of informal learning. Benefits of Informal Learning at the Workplace.

Production values: do they really matter?

Clive on Learning

How timely is this information? The final consideration is the level at which to set the production values. If you're selling production services, you may well differentiate yourself using number 3. Which leaves us with the production values.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: Stay Current or Perish

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Every product or service that enters the marketplace requires technical sales, installation, user training, product repair and service, ongoing support (help desk), upgrade services, and update training. In addition, every technical product has an end of life, and its disposition can also be the responsibility of the PC technician. Information Technologyby Kevin Smith, COTP.

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

Diagnose: Sue has a general idea of what she needs to improve, but she knows she needs to get more information to better diagnose and understand her skill gaps. retention, productivity, and employee engagement. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR.

5 Online Learning Nuggets for Product Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

This infographic gives you information on online learning nuggets that can be used for product training and the reasons they are perfect. Training Solutions online nuggets Product Training

The Year in Productivity

Vitalyst

Collaboration’s productivity-boosting potential grew in 2017—not just in theory, but also in practice. They also free up time that would otherwise be spent searching for project information in IM, email, and other sources. The post The Year in Productivity appeared first on Vitalyst.

Product Review: Knoodle

eLearning 24-7

Confusing once you dive into the product – see below. Problems abound within the product – not bugs mind you, just poor processes (IMO). Your Account – make changes to your information, organization, see your activity, see your portable presentation list.

Your Product Launch Training Questions Answered

Bottom-Line Performance

A few weeks ago, several hundred people joined Leanne Batchelder and myself for a webinar on product launch training. Hosted through Training Magazine Network, the session is called Learning Solutions and Your Product Launch: How a Curriculum Drives Success.

Customer Experience Key to Product Design

Origin Learning

The sheer power of juggling and curating information of over 700 world-leading brands can be equated to the powerful hum of a car engine as you feel the controls in your hands! The post Customer Experience Key to Product Design appeared first on Origin Learning - A Learning Solutions Blog.

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Video Production and Learner Engagement in MOOCs

Your Training Edge

Learners prefer lectures with a more informal feel. The researchers suggest that the more informal setting produced a “desirable trait [called] ‘personalization’—the student feeling that the video is being directed right at them, rather than at an unnamed crowd.”.

7 Best tips For Informal Learning In Your Corporate

Your Training Edge

Informal learning is democratic schooling that is driven by learner’s affection and motivation. We advise you to read about these tips for informal Learning and use them in your project. Combine formal and informal learning for best results.

From Three Phases to Four: The Toolkit Approach to Product Launch Training

Bottom-Line Performance

For a long time, product launch training has been conducted with an event-based model. They are planned and run by marketing folks who need reps to effectively position the new product but don’t have a realistic plan to make it happen. Product Launch Training

Using Microlearning to Accelerate Productivity

Litmos

That’s why micro-learning — short bursts of information that are easy to follow and understand — is so important in the workplace. Done well, it’s an effective way to boost learners’ retention and get new information into their hands quickly.

Successful Product Training Through e-Learning: Strategies For Success

G-Cube

Educating and training employees on the product knowledge and selling skills are paramount to the success of the organization. If one looks at the history, most organizations offer classroom training courses to impart knowledge on new products, and sales tips to increase efficiency.

Book by Dan Bixby on Product Training

Work Learning

Too often, product training is based on the false assumption that sales people and customer service reps simply need to be fed information about product features and benefits. Books bixby book product training

Product Review: BlueVolt

eLearning 24-7

Ability to offer ads for products or ads to specific sections for folks to visit – for each child (sub-portal) - yes – every child can be skinned to look a different way then the parent. Under Featured or Enrolled the following information is present.

Product Review: Totara

eLearning 24-7

Blog – This was on the trial and for a nice product like this – it should be removed for the trial. It takes you to a text information of the featured course. While that makes sense, what hurts the product is the overkill of information.

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Using Games to Improve Product Knowledge

Knowledge Guru

Product knowledge training is one of the most common types of training in many organizations. Some companies release multiple new products every month, whereas others have so many different products that getting new hires up to speed can turn into a nightmare.

Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

I spoke (for 5 min) on how mobile enables informal learning. Informal Learning. Even though informal learning has been around for as long as we humans have been, the use of the term ‘Informal Learning’ in corporate has grown significantly in the last 5-8 years.

Time for Training? 11 Rules for a Better Product Launch

Bottom-Line Performance

Launching a product? The following is an excerpt from Nancy’s Harkness’ new white paper: Learning Solutions and Your Product Launch: The Secret to Success. There are as many ways to learn about a new product as there are new products!

How to Integrate Product Knowledge Into Your Launch Curriculum

Bottom-Line Performance

Your company’s new product is about to launch and it’s time for the launch event. Reps are flown in from all over the country, or the world, to learn about the new product they will be selling. Our Product launch framework. Turn Product Knowledge Into Pre-work.

Product Review: Saba Social

eLearning 24-7

Saba Social is a very solid product, that despite a few hiccups and “huh&# moments, achieves what it sets out to do, provide a user friendly social experience. You can share this information with your followers, bookmark this information, Stop following them (i.e.

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Improving Sales with Online Product Training

KnowledgeAnywhere

When a sales team knows their product offerings inside and out, potential customers can tell. The better your sales team knows your products, the more effectively they can recommend the items and services that will work best for your customers.

Ten Steps to a Successful Product Launch Training Implementation

Bottom-Line Performance

We often support clients with complex products to bring to market. The training that supports these product launches is always a multi-faceted collection of learning solutions that must meet the needs of several different learner groups.

Product Review Raptivity

eLearning 24-7

Product: Raptivity. Don’t get me wrong, this is a product that offers some really great features, but it constant pitching within the product to upsell, becomes irritating, so much so, I can easily see someone blasting the product into recycle bin space.

Top 9 Competencies of an Informal/Social Learning Designer

Learnnovators

Informal/Social learning is one such major revolution (other than mobile learning and gamified learning) that demands a shift in the mere thinking of ‘learning’. Course design (formal learning blended with the right mix of informal and social learning).

A Productive Learning Culture

The Peformance Improvement

In a blog post titled, "Building a Productive Learning Culture", Thomas Handcock and Jean Martin say that businesses, because of need and demand, are increasing employee participation in training but failing to increase productivity. They write: To make this shift from a culture of learning participation to a productive learning culture, L&D functions must manage three key components. An environment and systems that facilitate sharing information and social learning.

Articulate Implements Subscription Pricing for Their Products

LearnDash

They have made some big changes in their products by introducing the new Articulate 360. First, let me clarify: Storyline still looks to be their flagship product, going under the moniker “Storyline 360” It looks to have been updated with some new features as well.

Set Yourself up for Productivity

Vitalyst

The company released a handful of Office 365 collaboration features in August that promises to make you more productive. USE SKYPE TO COLLABORATE PURPOSEFULLY Communications platforms like Skype are now central to workplace productivity.

Survey: Library Asset Information Page

eLearning Brothers

We are in the planning stages for some changes to the way our asset information pages look and function within each of the libraries. Take a look at the Captivate template below to get a baseline for what our current asset information page looks like. Hey everyone!

GDPR came and went: how it impacted our products

Rustici Software

Our tools can be many things to many people, with each product having its own set of data privacy scenarios to think through. SCORM Cloud: Our SCORM Cloud product was one of the first places we looked. We needed to provide ways to delete the information that this method creates. We also needed to provide ways to delete the information that this method creates. The post GDPR came and went: how it impacted our products appeared first on SCORM - .

Product Review: Litmos LMS

eLearning 24-7

Excellent Administration side – in fact, it was better than some standard systems I have seen (Easy to use, locate information, search). When the learner clicks on the course name, they see additional information. So what makes a Lite LMS different from a Standard LMS?

How technology is making us more productive

Matrix

Now, corporations are relying on these tools and gadgets to maximize the productivity of employees. Researchers have found that $156 billion dollars are spent on training new hires but 9 out of 10 employees were unable to retain information.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY: Stay Current or Perish

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Every product or service that enters the marketplace requires technical sales, installation, user training, product repair and service, ongoing support (help desk), upgrade services, and update training. In addition, every technical product has an end of life, and its disposition can also be the responsibility of the PC technician. by Kevin Smith, COTP. Not that many years ago, computer technicians were limited to being just that: computer technicians.

Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning 24-7

If it in my mind one of the best ten products to hit the e-learning cycle in the last five years. I mean the first Storyline, sweet and then here comes a new version, from a company not known to push out new products for a period of years – must rock. Let me see, desktop product.

5 Ways to Increase Employee Productivity

KnowledgeCity

While this number has risen over the past few years, there still exists a need to find ways increase overall employee productivity. The results of this poll means 68 percent of workers are not engaged in their work and not as productive as they could be.

Product Review: Cornerstone OnDemand

eLearning 24-7

The hype on the product was huge, after all, the company’s revenue has increased significantly over the past two years. Search Connect – their search capability within the product. Product in general. In 1982 a film called Tron appeared on the silver screen.

Closing the Learning-Acquisition Gap with Informal Learning

Learnkit

To get it out of their heads, we need to shift our approach by making traditional formal training more flexible by incorporating more informal learning. Rolling out Informal Learning. Before take a deeper look at informal learning, let’s look at how we learn.