The foundations of innovation in L&D

E-Learning Provocateur

There are two sides of the innovation coin in corporate learning & development: technology and pedagogy. The former is rather obvious and is often conflated with the term innovation. Not to introduce innovative ideas, but to make them happen.

How to Partner With the C-Suite for L&D Success

Absorb LMS

That’s why McKinsey promotes collaboration between L&D and the C-suite on setting learning objectives for the company. Partnering with the C-suite is especially vital during periods of change , such as mergers. Here are some ways that L&D has the opportunity to support specific C-suite priorities. CTO: Chief Technology Officer. Nearly every CTO struggles to find skilled talent to fill fast-changing technology roles.

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The Innovation Award

CLO Magazine

The Innovation Award is for learning executives who have marshaled resources and applied innovative practices, processes and/or technologies in a new and groundbreaking way to address a significant business or organizational opportunity.

5 Awesome Features of iSpring Suite

CommLab India

Every year, the Brandon Hall Group recognizes contributions in the learning technology field with its prestigious Brandon Hall Awards. In 2016, iSpring Suite won the Brandon Hall Group Gold Award for Excellence in content authoring technology. The iSpring Suite 8.7

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. Innovative content.

Innovation at Work


Innovation has been a corporate buzz word over the past several years and, in the Learning and Development (L&D) world, it has become a hallmark of cutting edge companies. True innovation is about taking that meaningful solution and putting it into practice.

Wearable Technology For Learning

Origin Learning

If you are thinking that mobile devices are the most happening technological advancements that are bridging gaps and proliferating growth, think again. Wearable devices with their compact sizes and advanced learning capabilities are taking over the world of technology by a storm.

How to Get Executive Buy-In for New LMS Technology

Absorb LMS

Even if your learning and development department has its own budget, you’ll need to craft a convincing proposal that builds the business case for new technology. ” As every industry innovates and your company evolves, employees will require the right training to keep up.

The Innovation Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have marshaled resources and applied innovative practices, processes. and/or technologies in a new and groundbreaking way to address a significant business or organizational opportunity. Chris Bartlett, Director of Learning Resources, FMC Technologies .

How ERPs Are Compromising Learning Innovation

B Online Learning

The world we live in is in a state of constant flux in so many ways and one of the primary candidates for this constant change is the seemingly perpetual momentum of technological advancement. For the vast majority of these systems, the leading application within the ERP suite is not the LMS.

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

And who’s best suited to that process? improve their performance through learning and technology. learning and technology. customer service and innovation. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR.

The Social C-Suite

CLO Magazine

If the C-suite increases its social media use internally and externally, it could be used as a tool to impact organizational competence. The state of employee engagement is a troubling organizational predicament, and many leaders wonder whether internal social media and social learning could help to drive it: Should the C-suite become more involved? How does its use by the C-suite affect adoption of social learning in the organization?

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Innovation and Technology for Onboarding – Offer an Exciting Start

CD2 Learning

A new year, new tools, new technology to deliver learning in a way she is obviously thrilled about. Like my 6th grade niece and her new school tablet, a competitive edge for organizations lies in technology. Today’s workforce expects the most innovative tools and technology.

Top 5 Reasons to Choose an LMS over a HCM Suite

ePath Learning

. Are you confused about purchasing a standalone LMS ( Learning Management System ) to manage and deliver your employee training versus purchasing a HCM (Human Capital Management) Suite to do the same thing, plus a bit more? you would be unable to do so using an HCM suite.

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Hospitality Industry and E-Learning Technologies – Some Experiences and Insights


Adoption of e-learning technologies provides a definite competitive advantage for businesses today in all the leading industries of the world. Innovative course design: The courses itself were built with easy navigation and ease-of-use as high priorities.

State of the Front-Line Manager

advocate, change leader, innovation driver, problem. to drive a suite of accompanying. and technology. We’re proud of our reputation for being flexible and innovative, and of our award-winning work with clients across the world. State of the.

Creativity and Innovation in Training


Our recent Lectora® Unscripted session on Ideas and Innovation in Training was so popular that we decided to delve a little deeper into some of the resources that Simon Birt and Lee Kitchen shared. He then branded this as the “Toybox” and tailored it to suit the Disney culture.

Courage Can Lead Workers to the C-suite

CLO Magazine

Korn Ferry Institute conducted an analysis of assessment data from 1,100 professionals, executive assessments leaders took over the past year or so, and data that revealed courage as one of the top competencies needed to propel someone into the C-suite.

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How Can K-12 Schools Improve Learning Outcomes with Technology?


Technology is making inroads in every aspect of our lives and education is no exception. The tech-savvy millennial generation has literally grown up with technology and traditional classroom settings can no longer satisfy their curiosity for knowledge and information. This builds the case for educators to harness technology and improve learning outcomes for K-12 school students. Here’s how K-12 schools can improve learning outcomes with technology: 1.

The Technology Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have delivered new and unique applications of emerging technology to employee learning and development. Technology Training Project Specialist, Sidley Austin LLP. LIP 2017 Practitioners Learning in Practice Awards 2017 technology

Technology for E-Learning: What You Need


To be a successful e-learning instructor, you need to know your way around technology. Anyone who’s spent any time reading about the e-learning industry knows that online courses and traditional classrooms use very different technological tool kits. Because of this, if most of your teaching/learning experience comes from a traditional classroom environment, you may not be as familiar with some of the technological tools available to you as you launch your online course.

Trends in Technology-aided Learning: 2015 and Beyond


Today, the effectiveness as well as cost-effectiveness of technology-aided learning is an established fact – both within and outside the corporate world. Technology-aided learning is now a huge and booming industry, with an estimated market value of $107 billion in 2015 (Source:

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Dear C-Suite: We Don't Do Training

CLO Magazine

Early in the talk, Aceto said, “I believe we are at the confluence of two revolutions — a social revolution and a technology revolution.” However, technology and social networks [have] allowed this type of sharing to happen faster, with a broader group of people and outside of traditional boundaries.” Further, learning departments aren’t doing anything to change the fixed mindset of the C-suite on the definition of learning.

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IBM: Driving Innovation

CLO Magazine

To stay on the cutting edge of technology and innovation, IBM leverages learning to continually hone global workforce skills. ” Further, given that IBM’s core business — business technology, analytics and services — is built on innovation, leveraging learning to keep its workforce skilled is a major priority. With employees in more than 170 countries, IBM’s learning function may be called upon to provide learning at any time.

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Harnessing Untapped Technology with Organizational LMS Leads to Increased Sales Training Efficacy: A Case in Point


Owing to the intensely competitive consumer market, companies have to continually innovate and launch newer products each day. To work around the challenges, the best solution for sales training needs is technology-aided learning.

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Consulting Services for New Innovation Success

Beyond Campus Innovations

Consulting Services for New Innovation Success. Functional consultants would be better suited for the following types of jobs…. Not only is a consultant there to help accomplish business goals, but they can also help business leaders and employees learn about the innovations being implemented. Utilizing consultation services, specifically for high level projects involving strategy and new innovations, is an intelligent move for agile business leaders.

Where innovation comes from

Jay Cross

In sum, they innovate. Steven Johnson has written a book that looks at innovation from all angles. He explains what nurtures innovation. Innovation = working smarter. Where Good Ideas Come From, The Natural History of Innovation is a book about the space of innovation.

So, We Talked to a Vendor About Learning Technology…

CLO Magazine

Technology is absolutely everywhere, and like it or not, a great deal of the innovations that have evolved in the past few years are quite useful — for everyone. How important is technology for today’s learning leaders? Technology eases this burden for learning leaders.

CIOs, Here Are 3 Innovative Information Tools You Need to Watch


Leaving the past behind and investing in emerging technologies to provide employees with the right knowledge, right when they need it. As the overseer of any company’s technology suite, the task of finding these tools to enable knowledge at the point of need falls on you, the CIO—simultaneously making you the overseer of workplace knowledge, too. Augmented and virtual reality technologies place users in a simulated, interactive world.

What’s stopping companies from learning and innovating?


The proliferation of technology has sparked an era of acceleration, with the digital world now permeating our everyday lives. Technology has changed many aspects about how we interact with each other, learn new things, work and generally spend our time.

How technology is making us more productive


The face of business is rapidly and constantly changing with the extensive use of technology. With the use of technology that can reinforce their education on the company and the job, the need for retraining or extended training periods can be cut short or eliminated altogether.

HT2 Labs to Partner with Kineo for Learning Technologies 2019

HT2 Labs

Oxford, UK: HT2 Labs are set to partner with Kineo for a joint stand at the 2019 Learning Technologies Exhibition, with both parties focusing on how to define and create a compelling Learner Experience. HT2 Labs are pleased to announce its return to the Learning Technologies Conference at the ExCeL Conference Center this February. About Learning Technologies. The post HT2 Labs to Partner with Kineo for Learning Technologies 2019 appeared first on HT2 Labs.

The Rise of LMS Specialists: A Tour of Learning Tech Innovation

Talented Learning

In the last decade, the rise of the SaaS business model, cloud technology and extended enterprise learning has opened the door to more than 650 new learning platforms. Maestro Mobile Agility is an enterprise mobile app suite that is built to improve an organization’s sales channel.

What to Look for When Searching for the Right CME Technology


Knowing what to look for in CME technology means learning which platform features are critical to your ability to support your organization’s CME goals. It’s essential that the CME technology you purchase provides tangible benefits to your program, not a short-term solution.

Achieving innovation in e-learning – Let’s get creative

Saffron Interactive

What does innovation in e-learning really mean anymore? Is it merely a buzzword, just like all restaurant cuisine is ‘authentic and made from fresh produce’ all e-learning is ‘engaging, interactive and innovative’?

Achieving innovation in e-learning – Let’s get creative

Saffron Interactive

What does innovation in e-learning really mean anymore? Is it merely a buzzword, just like all restaurant cuisine is ‘authentic and made from fresh produce’ all e-learning is ‘engaging, interactive and innovative’?