How Do Associations Drive Lifelong Learning? It Depends

Talented Learning

Over the past few years, I’ve helped more than 50 organizations choose a learning platform as a backbone for continuing education programs. Do a stellar job of educating their members, and. However, because our portfolio has grown organically, we know there are gaps.

Bridging the Skills Gap: An Opportunity for Associations

Association eLearning

There’s a huge skills gap problem facing our nation today, but this crisis represents an opportunity for associations to reinvent themselves and compete with traditional suppliers of higher education. Skills gap isn’t a “someday” problem. Portfolio?

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Do You Need An Instructional Design Degree?

Rapid eLearning

I’m interested in seeing a portfolio of work that represents their technical skills as well as their instructional design skills. Because of this, I usually tell people “No, they don’t,” and “Yes, they do.”. Add them to your portfolio with an explanation of what you did and why.

Increasing your ROI with Video Learning

Your Training Edge

How do you see and define the term success being a training manager? But do you know there is a universal goal for the success? Video lets your learners to see how to do particular things. And, you know what? Video- A platform for bridging the gaps.

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Transitioning from Teaching to Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

Comparing lists of instructional design competencies to your current skills is one way to determine what you already know and where you need to focus on improving. Portfolios. A portfolio is a critical tool for showing prospective employers and clients your skills.

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How to Cultivate Top Tech Talent: What Every Exec Needs to Know

General Assembly

The former has to do with the tools, mindset, and organizational structure that will drive the business agenda forward, while the latter has to do with the reskilling that each individual will need to use these tools and thrive in the new organizational context.

Transitioning from Teaching to Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

Comparing lists of instructional design competencies to your current skills is one way to determine what you already know and where you need to focus on improving. Portfolios. A portfolio is a critical tool for showing prospective employers and clients your skills.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 31 Days: Days 17, 18, 19, 20, & 21

Learning Visions

Monday, August 20, 2007 31 Days: Days 17, 18, 19, 20, & 21 If youve been following along with the 31 Day Challenge, you may know that its starting to wear thin. Day 19: Respond to Comments on Your Blog I think I do a pretty good job of engaging with those who comment here.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Building Community in Second Life: Renaissance Island

Learning Visions

Friday, August 24, 2007 Building Community in Second Life: Renaissance Island As you know, Ive been trying to walk-the-talk and experiment a bit with Second Life, role my virtual sleeves up and see what all the fuss is about. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Getting Started in Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Ill share with you what I know and point you in the direction of some great resources where you can learn even more. For me, instructional design is about designing "engaging and effective" asynchronous learning experiences (web-based training programs). Ive always had the good fortune to have a team of graphic designers and programmers who do that heavy lifting. Oh and I saw your post about telling other moms what you do. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Second Life Backlash and Controversy

Learning Visions

As you may know, Ive only been there once. Christopher Simpson also comments: As for doing business, holding meetings and such in SL, its really a matter of what works and what doesnt. But they do like to use it to visit new places or do group activities." But perhaps we can do some of the key things (e.g., create a virtual recreation of their museum) theyd like to do using other tools like Flash. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 31 Days to a Better Blog: Days 4, 5, 6, 7, & 8

Learning Visions

But I do think some good is coming out of it. Michele Martin is doing a fabulous job of keeping this little sub-group connected. I have a bit of catching up to do. Ive been doing this off and on throughout the day and find it tedious. I have been known to do that in the past in order to fix egregious spelling and grammar errors. Ive sort of done that already today, but I think Ill do it again. Ive got too much of my real work to do to be that organized.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 31 Days: 8, 9 & 10

Learning Visions

Obviously, thats not my focus so I took Micheles advice and tried to do something from Darens Get Your Blogging Groove Back series. I know, from having looked at my stats at the time and the comments that came in, that these posts seemed to generate some interest. What do you think?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 31 Days: Days 22, 23 & 24

Learning Visions

The tasks are relentless -- every single day theres something new to do. The idea behind this task is make sure your new readers know what youre all about. I found a number of blogs that had linked to mine without my ever knowing! The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

The 5 Investments Your Company Should Prioritize

KnowledgeAnywhere

By diversifying your portfolio, your business will not only be able to reduce the consequences of a wrong forecast but also increase your investment success odds. ?There is no one-size-fits-all strategy when it comes to business investing.

6 Steps To Forming Teams For eLearning

TalentLMS

Almost all organizations require team formation within their eLearning programs. As an eLearning program developer, you will need to integrate steps defined through best practices to successfully establish teams. Do they need a new member with the needed knowledge?

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Free learning & development webinars for June 2020

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, June 2, 2020, 11AM – 12PM PT: How Training Managers Can Use Self-Development to Improve Their Programs (Free for ATD members) As a training program manager, you spend so much time and energy developing others that focusing on your self-development may feel less important, but it’s not.

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4 Key Benefits of Custom eLearning Solutions

Obsidian Learning

So what does my laundry have to do with custom eLearning? The decision comes down to: What do I REALLY want? What do I want to achieve? Even your closest competitors do things a little differently than you do, and that is probably reflected in your relative performance.

Rebooting your Training for 2016

Your Training Edge

If you want to determine the worth of what you are getting, do analyze the provider’s methodology. You know why I discussed my case here?

How to convince my sales manager eLearning is a brilliant idea

Melon Learning

The more sales experience and product knowledge you gain, the better you know the ropes, and hence - the quicker and easier is for you to close a deal, even a tough one. How to bridge the knowledge/skills gap and keep the salesforce up-to-date with product developments.

Customer Engagement Metrics: What Marketers Can Teach Learning Pros

Talented Learning

Why Do Engagement Metrics Matter? However, we do recommend that customer-focused professionals consider three broader engagement metrics. This metric helps organizations understand where added value may exist within their customer portfolio.

LMS Innovation: Where’s the Value?

Talented Learning

If you follow my writing — even casually — you know how excited I am about the direction of LMS innovation and its ability to help organizations create business value. How do you define that? 5) What do you see on the horizon in terms of LMS development?

Microlearning Case Study: Healthcare (Call Centers and Claims Centers)

Count5

q ‘s built in assessment engine diagnoses each CSR’s learning gaps, then prescribes reinforcement and repetition to quickly close the gaps. q measures learning gaps, so instructors know exactly what information needs further explanation.

Keeping with Your KPIs: eLearning Sales Training

TalentLMS

How do I create training to teach them to sell better? Recall that all training programs within an organization are intimately tied with its operational and strategic goals. Why on earth do I need to bother with KPI’s to design a sales training for sales people? How do I begin?

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Free Online Content Provokes Deep Thoughts on the Cost of Learning

CLO Magazine

With all this content up for grabs, do companies really need to pay for training any more? “It’s To close these gaps, Spencer requires them to complete free courses offered through HubSpot, one of its vendor partners, which provides free inbound marketing and sales certification training.

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Valuable Insights from ATD’s TechKnowledge 2018 Conference

ReadyTech

And to get this behavior change, organizations must spend 15% of time “telling” the employee, 25% “giving” them the knowledge and skills to do it, and 60% of the time “incentivizing” the behavior change.

Continuing Education: Will You Sell More CEUs With an LMS?

Talented Learning

If you offer continuing education programs , should you invest in a modern learning platform to sell, deliver and manage CEU content? And if you don’t yet offer CEUs, what should you know before you take the plunge? 3) Functional Gap. 4) What Usage Patterns Do You See?

Podcast 30: Learning From Customer Conferences – With Tristan Jordan and Tara Pawlak of Community Brands

Talented Learning

They realize that member interests have changed and they’re ready to transform continuing education programs, accordingly. With mergers and acquisitions over the last few years, a lot of people may know you by other names… TRISTAN: Sure.

Online Courses Are Golden: Can an LMS Help Your Business Cash In?

Talented Learning

Do you sell learning content online ? But until recently, the gap between “mandatory” and “volunteer” LMS use has been considered a problem that LMS buyers must solve separately, through marketing tactics, brand integration, ecommerce tools, creativity and luck.

Welcome to the City of Lifelong Learning

CLO Magazine

“The philosophy here is that becoming a good learner is something that anyone can do and something that should be available to every member in the community,” said Santiago Garces, chief innovation officer for South Bend. “No one company can do this.

Free L&D webinars for July 2019

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, July 2, 2019, 8AM – 9AM PT: Customer Service Training Discussion with Lisa Crockett and Host Kristen Hayden Safdie Join EngageTHEM.org Founder, Lisa Crockett and Host Kristen Hayden Safide, as they discuss customer service training—with a bonus discussion about developing a portfolio.

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How to Offer CPE Credits & Compliance Training Online (2020 Guide)

learnWorlds

Professionals all across the globe are constantly trying to keep up with an ever-expanding skill set required to be able to do their job effectively. While these are sometimes used for similar educational programs and are closely related, their definition and use are slightly different.

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

Dreams do come true, kids. We know that with great power comes great responsibility. Games deliver lots of actionable data to measure effectiveness, both individually and through group learning, showing gaps and areas to optimize for a continuous cycle of improvement.

East Meets Best: Developing Novartis Talent in Asia

CLO Magazine

Second, there are capability gaps. Novartis China established a training center in 2006 and upgraded it to Novartis China University in 2009, then rejuvenated the portfolio in 2013. 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. “This is true for every program.

Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development: Ultimate Cheat Sheet

EI Design

It enables the Learning and Development teams to focus on the next level of tasks including strategic planning, determining ways to measure the effectiveness of learning, analyzing program usage, and exploration on what more is possible. Do ascertain what they “do not do”!

Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development: Ultimate Cheat Sheet

Adobe Captivate

It enables the Learning and Development teams to focus on the next level of tasks including strategic planning, determining ways to measure the effectiveness of learning, analyzing program usage, and exploration on what more is possible. Often, the business dynamics change, the kind of solutions your customers require now can change, and this can lead to a gap in what you gain from an existing partnership. Do ascertain what they “do not do”!

Visual Design Tips from the eLearning Coach

eLearningArt

For the next few days, I’ll be doing a giveaway of 5 copies of Visual Design Solutions. Solution: Think through the purpose of a graphic, so you know where you want the viewer to look. Where do you find design inspiration? What role do stories play in the eLearning courses?