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. A learning portal helps learners locate the information they need quickly. And in some cases, interact with different types of curated learning content. If your organization hasn’t already, it may be time to adopt a learning portal as part of your next training initiative.

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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. A learning portal helps learners locate the information they need quickly. And in some cases, interact with different types of curated learning content. If your organization hasn’t already, it may be time to adopt a learning portal as part of your next training initiative.

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Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

WELCOME TO EPISODE 22 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. That was the goal when the DirectEmployers Association (DE) envisioned its new learning portal, DE Academy. If you don’t fully understand your audience’s learning needs, preferences and behaviors, your program is at risk. What did you learn from Carla?

Training Industry Inc’s 2018 Top 20 Learning Portal/ LMS Features Gyrus Systems LMS

Gyrus

Gyrus Systems , a leading Learning Management Systems (LMS) vendor, announced today it has been selected as a 2018 Top 20 Learning Portal Company by Training Industry.com. The 2018 Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS companies are the leaders in the learning technologies market,” said Ken Taylor, president of Training Industry, Inc. They also provide robust measurement and reporting for learning administrators and meaningful, immediate feedback for users.”.

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Training Industry Inc’s 2017 Learning Portal Companies Watchlist Features Gyrus Systems LMS

Gyrus

Gyrus Systems , a leading Learning Management Systems (LMS) vendor, announced today it has been selected as a 2017 Learning Portal Companies Watch List by Training Industry.com. “This year’s 2017 Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS Companies List is comprised of key players driving the evolution of learning portals and learning management systems,” said Ken Taylor, president of Training Industry, Inc.

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Where Have All the Learning Portals Gone?

CLO Magazine

Fifteen years ago, the learning field thought the learning portal was going to be a powerful tool to drive employee performance improvement. Now when I look around, it is hard to find the 2016 “All Star” learning portal. While almost every learning management system provides a central entry page for each learner, these systems tend to be fairly nondynamic and only lightly personalized. What happened to the magical learning portals of our dreams?

Maximize Your Learning Platform’s Potential With These Integrations

Docebo

Let’s get something clear – great cloud-based software doesn’t operate in a silo – and your learning platform ( LMS + Social Learning ) is no exception. Content Integrations. Learning Impact.

LMS – a Learning Portal that adapts to your Changing Needs

Paradiso

LMS is the new wave brought about in the world of e-learning that focuses on efficient use of learning resources. So you see, incorporation of learning management system has become critical for the success of educational institutes as well as companies and industries. For several years, learning management system has been pivotal in delivering courseware in schools and colleges. They are striving to make the e-learning software.

Training Industry Inc. lists Adobe as one of the Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS Companies

Adobe Captivate

one of the most trusted source of information on the business of learning. Just like last time, due to the diversity of need, in the learning portal/LMS space, no attempt is made by TI to rank the Top 20. The selected 2018 Learning Portal/LMS Top 20 Companies demonstrated excellence in many areas, including: Quality of learning portal/LMS user and administrative features. Hurrah! Adobe Captivate Prime did it again!

7 Tips For Choosing An eLearning Portal

Academy of Mine

The easiest way to achieve this feat is by making continuous learning a part of your work culture. Although there are many ways to make employees learn new things, all leading organizations and most innovative startups follow eLearning. What Is An eLearning Portal?

Training Industry Inc. yet again lists Adobe as one of the Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS Companies

Adobe Captivate

one of the most trusted source of information on the business of learning. Just like last time, due to the diversity of need, in the learning portal/LMS space, no attempt is made by TI to rank the Top 20. The selected 2018 Learning Portal/LMS Top 20 Companies demonstrated excellence in many areas, including: Quality of learning portal/LMS user and administrative features. Hurrah! Adobe Captivate Prime did it again!

Xyleme Named a Top 20 Learning Portal for Sixth Consecutive Year

Xyleme

s 2017 Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS Companies. Xyleme made several exciting advances to their learning portal which contributed to the recognition from Training Industry. Another new feature added to CDS is a key integration between courses and the LMS. provides information, insights and resources needed to more effectively manage the business of learning. To see the full list of 2017 Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS companies visit, click here.

Training Industry Names Xyleme as a Top Learning Portal/LMS Companies 2018 Company to Watch

Xyleme

September 25th, 2018 (Denver, CO and Raleigh, NC) Training Industry released the 2018 Top Training Companies selections for the learning portal/LMS sector. Xyleme is a leading Learning Content Management System (LCMS) and is recognized as a company to watch based on the quality of platform and administrative features provided, in addition to the level of innovation brought to the industry. The portal allows learners to access content anywhere.

Elearning portals: Wider learning reach, quicker business impact

Elucidat

These days, connecting your team to your learning should be extremely straightforward. It’s a time when learning content should be readily available. What is an elearning portal? . Why use an elearning portal? Benefits of an elearning portal for enterprise organizations.

IAR Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the IAR Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. IAR knew that they would need an online course delivery and credentialing system that would enable them to not only integrate with their Association Management System (AMS), iMIS, but also enable them to create individually branded and segmented learning portals for each of the brokerage firms who would help them market and sell their courses statewide.

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DMA Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the DMA Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. In order to better serve this audience and remain competitive, DMA set out to replace their existing online Learning Management System (LMS) with a more flexible and easy-to-use platform their learners would enjoy. DMA found the replacement LMS they were looking for when they discovered Digitec Interactive and their Knowledge Direct® Learning Management System.

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Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

I really enjoy following the learning frontier, reading about and analyzing the latest developments in learning tools and methodologies. 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. Learnist describes itself as a tool for “people helping other people learn. Learn something, teach something.”

CAS eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

Download the CAS Medical Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. However, CAS found its current online learning platform difficult to maintain and use. There were also many time-consuming, manual processes, including manual verification of non-members and double login to the education portal from CAS’s website. CAS found just the system they were looking for when they discovered Digitec’s Knowledge Direct® Med learning management system (LMS).

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Integrating FoxyCart with eFrontPro

eFront

Integrations, like vitamins, are good for you. And, given how many integrations eFrontPro supports and the pace at which we’re adding new ones, it will most likely be available. with another major native integration, for the popular shopping cart platform FoxyCart. The main thing you need to configure this integration is a FoxyCart API key — an alphanumeric code used to authorize third-party apps and services to talk to your Foxy account.

4 reasons why you should integrate your LMS with your HR system

TalentLMS

And that’s exactly what an LMS integration with your HR system can help you achieve. The benefits of an LMS – HR system integration. Here are the 4 main benefits of having an integrated HR system with an LMS component. But it becomes possible in an integrated HRMS.

Thumbs up: Integrating eFrontPro with Facebook

eFront

Then, there is eFrontPro’s turn-key support for LDAP and Active Directory-based Single-Sign On, as well as its support for the industry standard Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), that allows administrators to integrate it with all kinds of identity providers. In this post we’ll have a look at yet another authentication option — integrating eFrontPro with Facebook, so that you can have your users log in through their Facebook accounts.

Thumbs up: Integrating eFrontPro with Facebook

eFront

Then, there is eFrontPro’s turn-key support for LDAP and Active Directory-based Single-Sign On, as well as its support for the industry standard Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), that allows administrators to integrate it with all kinds of identity providers. In this post we’ll have a look at yet another authentication option — integrating eFrontPro with Facebook, so that you can have your users log in through their Facebook accounts.

LearnUpon announces Microsoft Azure AD integration

LearnUpon

LearnUpon, the world’s fastest growing learning management system, today announced a new integration with Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AD). The integration will make it even easier for learners to access and use their LMS securely. Admins can enjoy a simple step-by-step user interface to configure the integration with Azure AD. The post LearnUpon announces Microsoft Azure AD integration appeared first on LearnUpon. Inside LearnUpon LMS integrations

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems. Today, however more and more learning management systems are bringing into content management features, inc. Social Learning – 57.1%.

10 LMS integrations you need for better eLearning

LearnUpon

A great learning management system shouldn’t work in isolation. Depending on the nature of your organization, an LMS may deliver most value by integrating with existing applications. The benefits of LMS integrations are many and varied. Integrations can also deliver a much better user experience. Another major benefit is the increased range and depth of reports that LMS integrations can deliver. Salesforce integration. Shopify integration.

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Recently, I conducted an emerging technology survey related to e-learning and the results show that end users are utilizing technology more then ever before and are seeking product features that LMS and content authoring tools, do not offer at this current time. With an increase in e-learning sales a, projections of 7.1 Integrating an online storage/backup capabilities in a LMS. For end users in the e-learning market, it is clear they are following the market.

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

Mobile learning – it might surprise you to know that 75-80% of all systems in the space, currently do not offer any type of mobile learning, the number goes up even higher for online/offline synch. Integrates with Workday. Learning paths or curriculum paths. Virtual classrooms, which is the same as virtual meetings or webinars – often seen with an integrated platform such as WebEx, GoTo Meeting or their own proprietary one. E-Learning 24/7.

This is not (fill in the blank)

eLearning 24-7

This same contradiction is now happening in the e-learning world at a frightening pace. While mobile learning is moving at an incredible speed, faster than anticipated by some of my colleagues, it does not come without a cost. Regardless of whatever e-learning product you are using that states the ability to view and take assessments, courses, etc. It will change once TinCan rolls out, however the speed of which to integrate TinCan will be slow. E-Learning 24/7.

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5 Trends to Watch 4 n 2011

eLearning 24-7

They are similar to what you see in your standard LMS, course content, learning paths, reporting – but it is not as robust (which is fine for some end users). If you are an e-learning vendor exploring the SBM do not take them lightly, a few are slowly entering my 2nd trend. Marketplaces & Exchanges by LMS/Learning Portal Vendors. Social Learning and M-Learning. M-Learning follows suit. M-Learning is not going away. E-Learning 24/7.

Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches. While some view themselves as “social learning&# savvy, incorporating various components, others seem to see themselves as just sitting on the sidelines. LMS/LCMS vendors are following one of three approaches when it comes to social learning. Dip their feet in it – just a bit, a little here, a little there – oh and call it a full social learning platform.

LMS News. Directory. Plus E-Learning Notes

eLearning 24-7

More multilingual options to their web sites, trials and social learning. Newest Version – LMS/Learning Portal Directory. Ability to e-mail – write and send to people outside of the system, a few vendors are doing this – innovators – and something I believe is needed to enhance LMSs and Learning Portals to the next level. Yet, in the e-learning industry as a whole and in the LMS space, the concept just is not clicking.

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E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

I especially love it when it happens in the e-learning industry. Innovators and Risk Takers – emerging technology integrated, new ideas, pushing the envelope in what is possible in e-learning/social learning/m-learning, coming up with something that has never been done before – risk takers. You do not want to switch, but your current LMS, doesn’t have the social learning or any social learning features I need or want.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

But with LMS vendors jumping into the mobile learning sector, at least in some cases, it may be a tad misleading. If I am a TM solution or I am focusing on offering TM/PM capabilities and want to stress the integration to ERP solutions, I am going to want to make sure I include Workday. Craig Weiss, Analyst and Author of E-Learning 24/7 blog (me). To Learn more and register for this one time online amazing event, please click I’M Intrigued. E-Learning 24/7.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Unfortunately, too many vendors in the e-learning space have failed to see the power and potential of this capability, and have decided to ignore them. SCORM Player communicating with your vendor’s solution, for example, if you were creating your own LMS and Rapid Intake’s rapid e-learning authoring tool, it includes a SCORM Player API. Hmm, mobile learning pushed to the next level? Hunch is designed so that every time it’s used, it learns something new.

How Flexible is Your LMS?

Absorb LMS

You know you need a learning management system (LMS) for your organization. An LMS should already be intuitive by design and offer features that allow admins to create a learning experience that drives engagement. Look for platforms that facilitate learning anywhere, anytime, from smartphones to TV monitors. Be on the lookout for options to fully customize your learning portal and make it easy to access and visually yours. Your portal should be.

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Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

If you are like the thousands of other people exploring the purchase of a learning management system, the key to success is asking the right questions. . Even though it is integrated into the system, unless the vendor says it is included with your system – at no charge – you are not required to purchase it – if you use someone else or if you choose not to use it. . Just because the system is integrated doesn’t mean it is the best system out there.

Product Review: Mzinga OmniSocial

eLearning 24-7

I’m on my way to get a car that enables me to launch a robust social learning system. OmniSocial is a social learning platform, with learning management capabilities and with the ability to select individual apps in the system and only use those you select to install onto your web site or learning portal. OmniSocial can be a standalone, or be integrated with your LMS. But the real WOWSA is in the social learning component. E-Learning 24/7.