Growing From Knowledge-Based to Performance-Driven Learning

mLevel

A consistent observation I’ve made is that the majority of learning deployed to organizations is purely knowledge-based. In fact, many L&D professionals I’ve worked with report that 70% to 85% of the learning they provide their organizations is designed to only build knowledge.

Evaluating eLearning

Web Courseworks

In fact, it’s difficult sometimes to separate the quality of the overall eLearning program from individual course efforts. And it begs the question of what the definition of “quality” even is. Defining eCourse quality. Production Quality Standards.

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The NEXT Big Thing in eLearning

eLearning Alchemy

In fact, there’s a lot of research that shows they can each increase engagement and knowledge retention. The short answer is quality. The result is a smorgasbord of low-quality eLearning. Length: 876 words. Reading Time: ~4 minutes.

Chief Learning Officer announces its 2019 Learning In Practice Award winners

CLO Magazine

They do so through a combination of qualities such as leadership, vision, business acumen and strategic alignment. Silver: Detlef Hold, Global Strategy Lead Knowledge Cycling, Genentech Inc./F. Bronze: Skillsoft and SumTotal Systems.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

In a knowledge-sharing sense, user-generated videos put learners in the driving. voluntarily sharing knowledge on a daily basis, so offering them a simple way of doing. Peer-to-peer learning achieves this through credible, real-life knowledge sharing. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Courseware LMSs – Good or bad for the industry?

eLearning 24-7

Maybe you purchased it via Open Sesame, or Skillsoft. Lastly, there are courseware vendors who focus on courses, and may give you the LMS for free or charge you for it, without your knowledge that it could be free (a big name courseware provider does this). . Skillsoft – The behemoth of the courses/content space. A key factor is that Skillsoft has acquired many course providers in the past and with that have good and bad mixed together.

Learning Audiences Are Not Created Equal: Employees vs. Extended Enterprise

Talented Learning

This includes customers, channel partners, contract workers and others who need product knowledge and skills. ” Their education and experience is focused on instructional design, learning theory, content quality, and training efficiency.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Here’s the series: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course , Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products , Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning , and Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality. 6) iPad (5) SkillSoft (2) Social Learning (15) Virtual Classroom (5) ASTD (8) eLearningGuild (2) And here were my top posts based on social signals.

A Conversation with Bryan Austin of mLevel

mLevel

Bryan has had a distinguished career in corporate Learning & Development, including leadership roles with Skillsoft, Kaplan, AchieveGlobal and NETg. Acquire and anchor the knowledge (repetition and recall of the knowledge). Recap from: Kapp Notes.

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

We deconstruct expert knowledge so that novices can comprehend and assimilate what they need to do. For example, should decisions about color contrast be made at the quality assurance stage? A week at the CSUN Assistive Technology conference in San Diego leaves the mind reeling.

A Conversation with Bryan Austin of mLevel

Kapp Notes

Bryan has had a distinguished career in corporate Learning & Development, including leadership roles with Skillsoft, Kaplan, AchieveGlobal and NETg. Acquire and anchor the knowledge (repetition and recall of the knowledge).

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

We deconstruct expert knowledge so that novices can comprehend and assimilate what they need to do. For example, should decisions about color contrast be made at the quality assurance stage? A week at the CSUN Assistive Technology conference in San Diego leaves the mind reeling.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

These honorees are: Skillsoft; Cisco; SuccessFactors, an SAP Company; Inxpo; IBM; Adobe; and Oracle. In a knowledge-based world, employees need immediate access to information and data to perform at their full potential. BizLibrary’s Community puts the collective knowledge of your entire organization at everyone’s fingertips. Award of Excellence: Cisco Collaborative Knowledge Program. It’s a powerful knowledge-sharing platform tool for a customized user experience.

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

Dan Pontefract on Social Learning : This is a short interview that SkillSoft conducted with Dan Pontefract in which he shares some brilliant insights on the benefits related to employee engagement to organizations offering social learning to its workforce in his own style using facts and metaphors.

Free L&D webinars for January 2018

Limestone Learning

To support you on this journey, Skillsoft has developed a road map, The Skillsoft Compliance Maturity Model, to make sure the route to your destination is clearly defined. How does this impact the quality of our programs?

Merger mania in and around eLearning

The Learning Circuits

All of this comes of the heels of SkillSoft releasing SkillSoft Dialogue , their version of a virtual classroom and NETg buying KnowledgeNet last year for their virtual classroom technology/LMS resulting in their Knowledge Now suite. I always said while at SkillSoft/SmartForce/CBT Systems that the value of SkillSoft is not the 5000+ hours of training but the fact that you could potentially tap into the collective knowledge of their 3 million users.

2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions

Talented Learning

Today’s learners, of any age, want to consume just-in-time resources and to leverage the collective knowledge to get to best content instantly, inexpensively and reliably. The 2016 LMS market is not what you think.

Halloween Edition – Tricks and Treats

eLearning 24-7

Includes a bundle of Skillsoft content, when you buy – a nice touch. All come with micro-learning style via videos, quizzes, templates, worksheets and quick knowledge nuggets. If you are a beginner you can jump in and start building a quality course.

Implement An Online Learning Content Strategy

eLearning 24-7

We assume that following a learner-centric model, heavily seen in any learning engagement platform, that this will work miracles, and thus increase someone’s knowledge – because hey, it is content they are interested in. We forget though, that not all content is good, or even knowledge worthy. Percepio from Skillsoft, houses only Skillsoft courses at this time. Better quality.

What is in store for the LMS Space: My Forecasts for 2016

eLearning 24-7

Auto conversion to the highest quality of HD; don’t expect 4K here because I’m not seeing it happen for 2016. In other words, what I want to see and need to gain new insight, knowledge and to build upon that knowledge and it is achieved using two key components. The key is the quality of courses not just quantity. Lately there have been quite a few articles relating to where the LMS is heading, what is the future of the LMS market and so forth.

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State of the E-Learning Industry 2017

eLearning 24-7

3rd party courseware providers (ex: Skillsoft, Wiley). Knowledge Reinforcement tools (mobile is essential). LMS and subsets including Video Learning Platforms, Knowledge Management Platforms, Social Learning Platforms; Learning Platforms, Sales Enablement Platforms. Analyticals and reporting (quality and quantity). Thus, from a price standpoint, price plays a partial factor in quality, but it is truly dependent on the custom development shop.

The big digital learning trends for 2019, according to the experts

Elucidat

Knowledge is easy to get but what people increasingly need to do is assess it, absorb it, use it and reflect to build transferable skills. Those qualities mean that film will become critical in the challenge to engage the workforce as we try to tackle widening skills gaps.

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Free learning & development webinars for September 2017

Limestone Learning

It’s a great time to take stock, assess knowledge gaps, and focus on new learning. In this webcast, Laura Rexford, director of value engineering at Skillsoft, will share three practices that have helped clients around the world get and maintain funding for e-learning projects.

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

As in years past, there are plenty of vendors in the e-learning world who love to call themselves anything but an LMS. “We are the anti-LMS”, “Non-LMS”, “Knowledge Learning Platform”, “Training Management System”, “Neuroscience learning platform” and so on and so on. . Ability to upload a course or courses from a 3rd party course/content provider (example: Wiley, Skillsoft, etc.).

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

As in years past, there are plenty of vendors in the e-learning world who love to call themselves anything but an LMS. “We are the anti-LMS”, “Non-LMS”, “Knowledge Learning Platform”, “Training Management System”, “Neuroscience learning platform” and so on and so on. . Ability to upload a course or courses from a 3rd party course/content provider (example: Wiley, Skillsoft, etc.).

Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, Donald Taylor explores the considerations to help you make this important decision, including the type of content and the quality of finish required. But traditional knowledge and post-learning assessments tend to look backward, not forward.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Brand Name Recognition?

Learning Visions

We review 150 developers in our custom content knowledge base and identified 550 vendors that produce custom courseware. Denise has a really good point about the high-touch quality of the custom development houses, which is so essential in this biz. I used to pitch up against some of the "big guys" -- NetG, SkillSoft -- who do some custom development, but the clients would choose our small shop because we provided better customer service.