From the Coleface

Viv on Learning Now TV on 31 March

From the Coleface

As an experienced blended learning designer and judge of the e-learning Awards (recently rebranded as the Learning Technologies Awards), I was invited to appear on TV. As part of the learning designers series, I’ve shared three key tips on blended learning design on LNTV. A couple of links to items I referenced: The More Than Blended Learning Company’s jukebox. e-learning training

Chain of fools

From the Coleface

So they think “let’s make this into e-learning” They give the budget to an e-learning company. The e-learnign company’s sales director loves the idea, but someone has to design it. The instructional designer is given a turgid pack of slides and is tasked with magically turning it into an engaging learning experience. The alpha version of the e-learning is achingly dull. ” e-learning training

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Tricks of the trade for instructional design

From the Coleface

Notable by its absence is instructional design, e-learning, or pretty much anything to do with corporate e-learning. Interestingly a few e-learning companies include a spelling/ grammar test in the recruitment processes for instructional designers, so there’s some consensus that you can tell how good an ID is from their ability to spell. e-learning training

2009: the year of bad measurement?

From the Coleface

Having been at Learning Technologies, I got the sense that the e-learning industry is maturing to the point where there’s little radically new. Various e-learning companies use for marketing purposes the metric “days to build e-learning content” This looks good compared to the 8-12 week development cycle that is often quoted. L&D teams might claim that building an hour of e-learning with an authoring tool only cost £1,500.

Found - The Best Sales Learning Methodologies

Speaker: Joe DiDonato, Chief of Staff, Baker Communcations, Inc

Finding the right learning approach for each topic you have to deliver to your learners can seem like a “problem of endless choices.” In this webinar, corporate learning expert, Joe DiDonato, shares how his teams solved these problems, as well as how new educational technology (EdTech) is changing the sales landscape for all of us. In this webinar you will discover these secrets to help you build effective learning for your teams: How to develop smart learning paths.

Monkeys typing?

From the Coleface

But in the world of learning, is this all about loss of powerbases or is it a genuine worry about quality? The production technology for e-learning is getting cheaper and more widely distributed. Hence technology that was once the exclusive domain of specialist e-learning companies has become available to corporate L&D functions and in turn to people in the line. Will the quality of learning produced be comparable to previous good practice?

4 Critical Factors for Evaluating a Learning Company

Obsidian Learning

New post 4 Critical Factors for Evaluating a Learning Company on Obsidian Learning. But as much as we are passionate about applying both to create effective learning experiences, we also understand that there must be a business case for choosing a learning company. Your learning vendor should be capable of interacting with learning and development executives, subject matter experts, technical experts, and senior and junior staff.

Independent Software Vendors and E-learning Companies: An Alliance That Spells Success

G-Cube

IT companies develop alliances and partnerships as strategic moves to gain a number of business advantages in the industry. • It also gives them the innovation edge, where they can learn from their partners and their products to provide their clients with higher satisfaction. One such alliance that co-exists very well within the IT community is that of ISVs and E-Learning companies. Similarly, ‘talking’ videos can be created for learners who learn better visually.

AllenComm Named as Top Onboarding and Virtual Learning Company

Allencomm

The post AllenComm Named as Top Onboarding and Virtual Learning Company appeared first on AllenComm. AllenComm earns a spot on the eLearning Industry content provider lists including top employee onboarding and best for virtual training. Press Release and AllenComm News

SweetRush Honored As A 2019 Top 20 Blended Learning Company

Dan Keckan

For the first time, eLearning Industry names its selection of the best blended learning companies worldwide providing clients superior solutions, and SweetRush has made the list. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

9 Characteristics of an Ideal E-learning Company [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to know the 9 characteristics of an ideal e-learning company. eLearning Design E-learning Company

How A Proficient E-learning Company Connects Business & Training Objectives

CommLab India

Check why the right e-learning vendor-partner is necessary to connect business and training goals. eLearning Design eLearning Outsourcing

How to Use an E-learning Company to Develop Training Assets

CommLab India

You have recently got a brand-new Learning Management System (LMS) installed in your organization. Now, you wish to populate it with SCORM compliant digital learning assets which could support your vision towards digital training. You can hire a team of learning experts, instructional designers and multimedia developers to develop the resources or. Outsource the requirement to an e-learning development company. Microlearning or Mobile Learning Modules.

Creating, Growing and Selling Your E-Learning Company

Kapp Notes

Bill discusses various funding options for an e-learning company. Bill Jacobs presented to the group his experience of growing and eventually selling an e-learning company. He gave advise on how to consider the value of your company, making employees a part of the company and navigating through the tricky process of negotiating with the buyer. Bill discusses how he purchased an e-learning company.

Why you must Outsource your Compliance Course Development to an E-learning Company

CommLab India

This blog tells what a compliance officer and his team won’t have to do when they outsource their compliance course development to the right e-learning company. When you outsource your compliance course development, the e-learning partner you select will go through the heavy law manuals and come up with a Detailed Content Outline (DCO). When you outsource, the e-learning vendor will move to course development after deciding the instructional strategy.

8 Features of a Top E-learning Company [Infographic]

CommLab India

Are you planning to outsource your e-learning development project to India? You need to partner with a good technology-enabled learning solutions provider to make the most of your outsourcing initiative. Related Posts 4 Key Benefits of Movie Based Learning [Infographic] Ideas to Represent Learning Objectives Using Articulate Storyline [Infographic] 5 Simple Tips to Avoid Major Mistakes in E-Learning Projects. eLearning Design e-learning Courses

Unicorn wins outstanding learning company of the year!

Unicorn Training

Unicorn Training has been named Outstanding Learning Organisation at the 2013 e-Learning Awards in its 25th anniversary year. The Outstanding Learning Organisation Award recognises organisations that have achieved considerable success, including strong, continuous results over a sustained period in the learning, development and technology industry.

Indusgeeks was featured on the cover of Insight Success magazine as one of the most innovative e-learning companies of 2019.

Indusgeeks

The post Indusgeeks was featured on the cover of Insight Success magazine as one of the most innovative e-learning companies of 2019. Game Based Learningappeared first on Game Based training blog.

Creating Learners That Teach Themselves

Dan Keckan

A self-directed learner is one that takes charge of their learning journey and seeks out new ways to grow professionally. Learn how to turn reluctant employees into enthusiastic learners. Employee Engagement Adult Learning Company Culture Employee Motivation Self-Regulated Learning

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2011 Continues Significant Changes in e-Learning Companies by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

The New Year is underway with new acquisitions of e-Learning-related companies. Asynchronous Blended Learning Systems (LMS/LCMS) Management Strategies ToolsTwo important. changes to the players took place in the first week of 2011.

VR – The Next Leap in Learning

Origin Learning

Compel to learn? Check out the new medium to learn – Virtual Reality. It is the next leap in learning. VR solutions can be engineered to make learning immersive. Experiential learning using the VR technology foundation can be extremely inspiring and engaging for learners as the simulation effect gives a 360 degree perspective. To apply it in learning, contact Origin! That’s history. VR is exciting and so immersive that one is compelled to find out more.

LEARNNOVATORS FEATURED AMONG THE TOP 5 E-LEARNING/DIGITAL CLASSROOMS IN INDIA FOR 2016

Learnnovators

Learnnovators , a leading provider of innovative e-learning solutions, has been featured among the ‘Top 5 E-Learning/Digital Classrooms in India 2016’ report by SiliconIndia, India’s largest community of technology and business professionals. Education in India is taking giant leaps forward, both in terms of pedagogy as well as the technology used for imparting learning. It also offers its own learning platform, Learnosphere. Chennai (India).

Sowing the Seeds of Holistic Learning

Origin Learning

What does an agri-business operator with presence in 9 countries do when it comes to learning and development? It chose to set up an academy that would use a learning management system (LMS) to serve as its chief vehicle and tool for global knowledge-sharing and intellectual property management. Three years ago, the group assigned Origin Learning with the task of setting up its LMS to support its aggressive global expansion strategy.

LEARNNOVATORS NAMED AMONG THE “25 MOST PROMISING LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANTS – 2016”

Learnnovators

This is especially true in the L&D (Learning & Development) industry, with new consulting firms emerging on a daily basis. In the latest release of one of their popular lists, Consultants Review named Learnnovators among the “25 Most Promising Learning & Development Consultants – 2016” The list is drawn up based on solid research carried out by the magazine’s editors, and is an endorsement of Learnnovators’ capabilities and commitment to the L&D space.

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning by Paul on May 5, 2011 in Informal Learning , blended learning , social learning Companies are spending next to nothing on social learning, and their frugality is going to come back to haunt them. The slow adoption of social learning is not localized to Minnesota and North Carolina.

Upside Learning Completes Five Years

Upside Learning

Tags: Upside Learning company profile Five years review

7 Ways to Encourage Experts to Share Knowledge

Growth Engineering

When it comes to learning and development, knowledge sharing can be a training manager’s best friend. In many organisations, the knowledge management system and the learning management system are one and the same. Employees log on to learn what they need to do their jobs but, if we define an expert as someone who has learned all they need, what reason do they have to access the LMS? Look at your learning platform – would you visit?

Allen Interactions Recognized by eLearning Industry as 2020 Top Custom e-Learning Provider

Allen Interactions

eLearning Industry (eLI) recently released its 2020 top content providers for custom e-learning and Allen Interactions is humbled to be included in this list.

Sponge moves into Dublin’s ‘Silicon Docks’

Sponge UK

Digital learning company joins vibrant tech scene in Dublin’s Docklands

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Job Description

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, May 31, 2007 My Job Description I work at a small e-Learning company, which means I play lots of different roles. The focus here the last few months has been less on creating custom courses for clients and more on building Templates and Learning Portals (think LMS-lite). How does their Learning Portal need to work? My title is "E-learning consultant".

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 3D & Serious Games

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, August 28, 2007 3D & Serious Games My company has some experience doing 3D modeling and simulations for government clients, so I found this recent acquisition of this 3D learning company by Lockheed Martin quite interesting. Best of Learning Visions Essential Reading for Instructional Designers The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

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Lambda Partners with lynda.com for Seamless Integration in Moodle

Lambda Solutions

Lambda is partnering up with the online learning company, lynda.com, to provide an extensive library of video tutorials, and online courses that can be directly integrated with Moodle. Moodle integration

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The Art and Science of Gratitude

Allen Interactions

And why does it matter for a learning company? Behavior-Based Learning GratitudeWe can probably all agree that in general, it's good to be grateful. And if probed we can probably all pull out one or two things that warrant saying "thanks". But why does it matter?

B Online Learning Launches Birch, A New Learning Platform

Dan Keckan

B Online Learning, an experienced learning company today released their Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) learning platform, Birch at DevLearn. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

B Online Learning Launches Birch, A New Learning Platform

B Online Learning

Las Vegas, USA – B Online Learning, an experienced learning company, today released their Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) learning platform, Birch at DevLearn. The post B Online Learning Launches Birch, A New Learning Platform appeared first on B Online Learning. Birch is a […].

Training Remote Workforce: Can Managed Learning Services Help?

Infopro Learning

If you have considered outsourcing your training needs a managed learning services partner might give you the advantage you are looking for. What are Managed Learning Services Vendors? A managed learning services company specializes in providing end to end L&D services.

Top Online Education SaaS Companies from New York

Belitsoft

Take a look at the list of NY online learning companies we have compiled for you Looking for good startup business ideas and inspiration?

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Why Adults Struggle To Learn A Second Language

Dan Keckan

All language learning companies use translation-based tools promising learners that they will memorize vocabulary with ease. eLearning Best Practices Adult Learners Adult Learning Theories Forgetting Curve Language eLearningThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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