3 Reasons You Need to Reinvent Your Corporate Training Program

Your Training Edge

Employees do not have the opportunity to apply what they learn to real-world problems and situations. Here are three reasons you need to reinvent your training programs. If your organization is facing a skills gap, you know this to be true.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Education As We Know It Is Finished - Lars is Learning , July 14, 2010 So says Clayton M. Working with the iPad - Onlignment , July 26, 2010 It’s now two months since the iPad was launched in the UK, and so it’s timely that people are starting to comment on how they and others are using it.

iPad 101

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory - The eLearning Coach , June 2, 2010 Without adapting learning experiences to the learner’s cognitive architecture, instructional design is hit or miss. Post from: The eLearning Coach 20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory. If you do not know the ADL, they are a part of the U.S. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. We all do it.

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12 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 26

Upside Learning

What’s interesting is the pace at which they appear to be doing so. Know how small businesses are harnessing mobile technologies for carrying out their work. Know more. Poll Shows Generational Gap in Workplace Training Programs.

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LMS Demo Do’s and Don’ts

Talented Learning

I thought I’d share some of the best “do’s and don’ts” from the recent sessions. The first buyer is a cloud software company developing a channel partner certification program. LMS Demo Do’s. Don’t defend a perceived product gap. Admit the gap, say what you do and move on.

E-Learning = Innovation = Science

E-Learning Provocateur

I know you have. While a lot of talk is bandied around about e-learning, it’s evident that relatively few of us are actually doing it. To help bridge the gap, I was honoured to moderate a panel session at last month’s AITD National Conference.

Articulate 360 Review: Why Your Business Should Strongly Consider Upgrading

Bottom-Line Performance

What do Bobby Flay and Bob Ross have in common? Got a team taking training on older iPads? Did you know that a dial is basically a round slider? With a skilled developer and imagination, dials can do cool things, but this is not what you should pay the price of admission for.

Enhance the Productivity of Your Employees with Online Training

CommLab India

When organizations overlook the gaps in skills and neglect the importance of training, it can make a big dent in productivity. Forget all these reasons, most employees waste their time not knowing how to do their work better. Let’s think of a typical workplace.

Aligning eLearning Levels of Interactivity with Articulate 360

B Online Learning

So how much interactivity do you require for your content? What do they need to be able to ‘do’ as an outcome of this module? If you haven’t asked those questions yet, go and do it now. Want to capture a quick level 1 interactive informal training course on your iPad?

9 Product Knowledge M-learning Delivery Formats for Sales Teams

CommLab India

Online learning nuggets are very useful to close the product knowledge gaps of your sales reps. He accesses a learning nugget that explains the unique benefits of the product, on his tablet, while traveling, and this helps him bridge the knowledge gap. Please do so.

Sales eLearning – 21 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Instructional and Performance Strategies for Sales eLearning Learning Theory 101 for Sales and Marketing Professionals (Part 1) - Business Casual , October 13, 2008 When consulting with sales and marketing professionals who work for companies that create training products and programs, I try not to be a "training purist" when discussion goes to "positioning" their product for the market. What’s an instructional designer doing attending sales training?

Tablet market stretching its demographic reach

Aptara

This was a question asked when Apple first unveiled the iPad. After all, before investing in content conversion efforts to make slates a target device, it helps to know what exactly the user demographics look like now and in the immediate future.

Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

As you know, there are many new technologies available now or coming soon that may influence learning and development in different ways. I know, there’s a little bit of confusion there. Dr. Lee : Yeah, I think it’s still the thing to do, you know?

East Meets Best: Developing Novartis Talent in Asia

CLO Magazine

Second, there are capability gaps. Further, instead of just offering leadership development programs, the university is now a strategic partner that offers targeted interventions to support business growth by upgrading commercial capabilities of all seven Novartis divisions in China. The university has a varied curriculum in two learning categories: leadership development and functional excellence programs. “This is true for every program.

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

In the early 1990s, the industry was largely dominated by PC-based applications that required programming to “author” computer-based training (CBT). While powerful for their time, these tools were not easy to use, requiring complex programming skills. Using Authorware , learning professionals could create learning programs with hyper-simplistic designs, primarily through dragging and dropping icons. Comfort object: iPad mini.