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Bridge the Skills-Gap with Competency Based Learning

Association eLearning

What can I do? How do I advance in my career when I’m barely qualified for an entry level job in my field even though I have a degree? Who are your potential members and what do they want? How do I know? So how do you do it?

Don’t Know Much About History

CLO Magazine

A lot of people don’t know that.”. Diligently and without drama, they ensure employees up and down the organization have the tools, information and skills to carry out the organization’s mission. Your employer needs you to do it. Mike Prokopeak, VP, Editor in Chief.

Don’t Frustrate Users With Gaps in Your Product Experience

General Assembly

Users interact with a product through many different channels and modes of communication, and bridging the gaps between them is essential to your product’s success. I call these gaps mode-shift friction. Find your gaps. Illustration of a flow, with some experience gaps circled.

Closing the Skills Gap with E-Learning Solutions

Beyond Campus Innovations

Closing the Skills Gap with E-Learning Solutions. The emergence of new workplace technologies continues to threaten older and less skilled workers, while allowing for specially skilled employees to fill these new roles. The resulting skills gap is hurting both employees and employers as both sides seek necessary skills for growth. While some workers may have gained the necessary skills to fill these roles, older generations and less educated workers are getting left behind.

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

have the ability deploy video, virtual role-plays, and. customers”--that is, our organization’s leadership. smell in a lot of organizations. change and innovation, executives see huge gaps. in their organizations’ abilities to meet their skills. What do you say?

First and foremost — get to know your learners

Matrix

So in order to keep people not only clicking but also reading and retaining the information it is important to find out who they are, what they need to learn and how they would rather do it. Of course, if time and resources are limited you can go with an online survey.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Wednesday, May 06, 2009 Describing What You Do: Instructional Design Youre at a playground and you start talking to the mom sitting on the bench next to you. Eventually, she asks you what you do for work. What do you say? This was me yesterday: Playground Mom: So, what do you do? Thats a great description, but it still doesnt help me tell the woman on the playground what it is that I do. How do you explain yourself? Take the Survey!

Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

I started this discussion to understand the roles (tacit and explicit) that a learning consultant plays. Sahana Chattopadhyay Senior Consultant at Zensar Technologies What does a Learning Consultant do? I am interested in finding out if there are any defined set of tasks that a learning consultant would do to enable organizational learning. I understand that the need differs from organization to organization.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

A module can consist of any course material, such as a video, document, SCORM file, or an exam or survey. Question pool : A pool of reusable questions from which an exam or survey can be created. Specification: A plan or protocol agreed between a number of bodies or organizations.

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

have the ability deploy video, virtual role-plays, and. customers”--that is, our organization’s leadership. smell in a lot of organizations. change and innovation, executives see huge gaps. in their organizations’ abilities to meet their skills. What do you say?

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

In fact, I’ll be doing a virtual presentation around it as well. Instead, we will call this "self-directed learning" and will do our best to support the workforce to learn it on their own with minimal guidance and support. Does anyone know or have the numbers?

Is it time for a BYOL (Bring Your Own Learning) strategy in your organization? #BYOL

Jane Hart

My previous blog post that revealed that around 70% of respondents in my recent survey found training (including e-learning) “unimportant” or only “somewhat important” has generated quite a bit of interest. Get organized. It won’t be about “do as I say”, but “do as I do”.

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Brand Your Organization as a Development Culture

CLO Magazine

The same principles apply whenever organizations aim to attract talent. Once talent is attracted to a brand, organizations must find ways to retain brand loyalty and relevancy. Organizations call this being an employer of choice, and many invest time and resources applying for industry awards that will formally grant them that title. While almost every company promotes this as true, few find that their employee survey scores agree.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Do Instructional Design Degrees Get "Wasted"?

Learning Visions

Friday, January 30, 2009 Do Instructional Design Degrees Get "Wasted"? How does this comment compare to your own organization? Is the degreed-ID the department manager and not doing any actual design work? You need to know how to work with other groups and meet their needs." Why has the role of the instructional designer (at least in corporate) gone the way of the MBA? On the flip side a degree in ID doesnt guarantee that you know what you are doing.

Managing Skills in The Face of Continual Change

Docebo

To meet the challenges organizations are facing related to skills and the fact that their needs are changing continuously, they need a robust strategy designed to effectively upskill their existing workforce, as it not enough to rely solely on recruitment.

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How Do You Get Leaders to Change?

CLO Magazine

Once the goal for the change is clear, the person must receive some sort of learning support or instruction on how to do the new behavior. This makes enough sense that generally no one argues with it, but there has to be something more when it comes to the most senior people in an organization. Most leaders will agree that they often do not get the kind of attention they need to initiate substantial change. • What are you doing right now?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs

Learning Visions

Friday, May 04, 2007 Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs Theres been a lot of good talk lately about rapid e-learning tools and templates and the roles of SMEs vs. instructional designers. They really do not provide a mental model. Take the Survey!

Applying The Goldilocks Principle To Create E-Courses- All About Delivering The Right Content

G-Cube

It is crucial for organizations to create e-courses that cater to the customized needs of modern learners. Know the target audience. You can initiate discussions, conduct surveys, interviews and assessments to analyze their interests, knowledge, expectations and related information.

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Time for a New Look at Learning: Or What I Learned from Reading “Informal Learning at Work”

Pract.us

With a shift in your views about what learning is, you can still build a powerful learning organization and demonstrate the value to executives at the same time. In Matthews’ words, “Much of the learning we do on a daily basis is not something we think of or label as learning. Surveys.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: DIY vs. Formal Learning

Learning Visions

Tuesday, February 27, 2007 DIY vs. Formal Learning DIY Learning (Do-it-Yourself) is the term of the week, it seems. Elliot Masies most recent Learning Trends newsletter leads with the headline "DIY: Do It Yourself Trends". He quotes an article by Dion Hinchcliffe in ZD Net in which Dion states, The idea of DIY (Do It Yourself) is to get developers and IT departments out of the demand loop and letting users self-service themselves. This is where ISD still plays a role.

Measuring What Matters

Axonify

Dani and Carol shared their substantial collective wisdom on the relationship between data collection and business outcomes in L&D and what high impact learning organizations are doing right. Dani opened the webinar by describing research from Bersin that identified four levels of organizations, labelled according to their level of L&D maturity within the High Impact Learning Organization (HILO) model. Mature organizations use data for better design.

Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 2

Edmego Learning

An employee needs to know where the bar is being set by the company and the company needs to be able to document that they have provided the necessary training to keep all of their team safe. Growing companies do not follow a stagnant approach to their human capital.

What is Social Learning (And How to Adopt it)

Docebo

Social learning can help today’s organizations keep up with the pace at which their business moves. More and more, organizations are turning to social learning to deliver exciting e-learning experiences to their employees, customers and partners.

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6 Tips to Make Mandatory Compliance Training a Better Learning Experience

CourseArc

If instructional designers don’t know their target audience, chances are that the outcome of their efforts will look like “monotonous, blackboard and chalk experiences” to the end user. Use surveys and online questionnaires to find out more information about learners.

Why Employee Enablement is More Important Than Employee Engagement

Enyota Learning

According to a survey by Gallup, only 15% of employees worldwide are engaged in their jobs. Other global studies also reveal that 79% of people who leave their jobs do so not for financial reasons but because of a lack of appreciation. In 2018, do we not need a version 2.0

8 Tips to Nurture a Good Learning Culture for your Business

LearnUpon

Every organization has its own learning culture – a set of values, beliefs, and practices on how your organization learns. A learning culture needs to be nurtured so that its benefits to your organization can be felt. At LearnUpon, we’re big fans of doing this.

Subject Matter Experts vs Learning Experts: What’s the Difference?

Bottom-Line Performance

We often talk to organizations that are trying to start fresh. They know their products inside and out… but they do not know how to close a specific performance gap that is happening or how to give their learners the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in their roles.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Informal Learning -- Getting Learners to Ask the Right Questions

Learning Visions

Thursday, February 22, 2007 Informal Learning -- Getting Learners to Ask the Right Questions In a post on informal learning by Ray Sims (thanks to Tony ), he lists out a whole bunch o good things "to do on behalf of increasing informal learning aligned with company strategy and goals." The biggest question I have is how do organizations ensure that the right content is in all the right places? Take the Survey! The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

The Evolution of Leadership Skills: Don’t Become Extinct

CLO Magazine

Today’s successful organizations are developing and emphasizing the importance of leadership at every level of the organization where highly cross-functional teams effectively collaborate with efficiency and measured results. Develop a Common Leadership Practice Across the Organization.

Trends in Learning - No LMS Left Behind [LSG Webinar Notes]

Learning Visions

Do it at the point of need. A learning platform used to do – it had the ability to target a specific group of learners and provide a nice catalog, dividing into groups of courses and targeting groups of people to push out the right content. And managers have a role to play here.

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Curated Insights: The Immediate Possibilities of BIG Data

Axonify

Modern technology is already helping organizations gather mountains of data about their customers. Organizations must be smart about how they source and use data. This is a great example of how data based on what people actually do at work can shape our ability to better support them.

Six simple Steps to conduct Training Needs Analysis-part4

CommLab India

Training Needs Analysis helps you identify the performance gaps and determine which training can successfully address those deficits. Before you begin a Training Needs Analysis, you need to know the training goal. Find the performance gaps.

Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

While formal training also has a place, more and more organizations are aligning towards informal ways of organizational learning. So they are enthusiastic learners and do not always needs a trainers/instructors encouragement to complete a learning course effectively.

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Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 2

Edmego Learning

An employee needs to know where the bar is being set by the company and the company needs to be able to document that they have provided the necessary training to keep all of their team safe. Growing companies do not follow a stagnant approach to their human capital.

How to Engage and Retain New College Grads

Avilar

You already know that, for the vast majority of new grads, there will be a skills gap between company expectations and university curricula. What skills do your new employees have? Where are the gaps? Do you need an LMS solution to support your effort?

Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)

Axonify

It’s the beginning of the new year—the perfect time to evolve corporate learning within your organization. After all, they’ve got their finger on the pulse and definitely know their stuff! L&D will have a new role and create many disruptions.

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Focus Your Talent on What Matters Most

CLO Magazine

Kearney’s most recent “ Views From the C-Suite ” global survey were quite clear about what matters most to them: Successfully adopting new technologies. Less clear, however, is whether executives are consistently doing everything in their power to pursue their priorities.

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Soft is the New Strong

CLO Magazine

The entire organization was dysfunctional,” he said. Schramm had been brought in to turn around the financial side of the organization which was losing both money and customers. We hold up a mirror so they can see what’s not working then we teach them skills to do better,” Chavez said.

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Is Knowledge Transfer Part of Your L&D Strategy?

Bottom-Line Performance

There is a gap in your organization. On one side, you have your business objectives, your subject matter experts and all of the knowledge, skills and content employees need to know to meet your objectives. How do we pass the baton?