Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning portals are a great example of a learner-centered solution. Essentially, a learning portal is an online knowledge sharing tool. A learning portal helps learners locate the information they need quickly. And in some cases, interact with different types of curated learning content. If your organization hasn’t already, it may be time to adopt a learning portal as part of your next training initiative.

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Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning portals are a great example of a learner-centered solution. Essentially, a learning portal is an online knowledge sharing tool. A learning portal helps learners locate the information they need quickly. And in some cases, interact with different types of curated learning content. If your organization hasn’t already, it may be time to adopt a learning portal as part of your next training initiative.

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Gamification Use Case: How To Offset Employee Disengagement With A Gamified Learning Portal Approach

EI Design

In this article, I share a use case on how to use gamification to engage your disengaged employees and provide better motivation plus a stickier learning experience. Ways To Offset Employee Disengagement With A Gamified Learning Portal Approach. Introducing a series of use cases by EI Design on various facets of online corporate training to create a more immersive learning experience. Levels (learning path). Learning journey. Gamified learning journey.

Gamification Use Case: How To Offset Employee Disengagement With A Gamified Learning Portal Approach

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I share a use case on how to use gamification to engage your disengaged employees and provide better motivation plus a stickier learning experience. Ways To Offset Employee Disengagement With A Gamified Learning Portal Approach. Introducing a series of use cases by EI Design on various facets of online corporate training to create a more immersive learning experience. Levels (learning path). Learning journey. Gamified learning journey.

The Learning Portal – A Simple Idea That Made the World a Better Place

Growth Engineering

A learning portal is an online gateway to a better version of yourself. Once you step through that learning portal, you can gain the superpowers you need to go further, reach higher and simply become even more awesome! If that sounds too sci-fi for you, maybe you’d prefer a more practical learning portal definition. In its simplest terms, a learning portal is a website, or an online archive. Learning Portal Content.

Outdated Training – from Problem to Asset

Obsidian Learning

Their employees aren’t learning what they need to, either because the training content isn’t current or because the delivery method no longer fits business needs or employee expectations. We need to convert to eLearning/ blended learning. Of course, if an employee goes to a class or accesses approved courses inside the firewall only to find obviously outdated content, that’s a whole different problem. Extending Value With Blended Learning.

The Smart Worker : needs immediate access to solutions to performance problems

Jane Hart

Tweet In the second of a series of blog posts on helping L&D move forward, I look at how we need to help workers gain immediate access to “learning&# that solves their performance problems. In the same way employees want solutions to their performance or learning problems, NOW, and in a mouse-click.

Is Enterprise search the answer to L&D’s interruption problem?

From the Coleface

Let’s start by recognising a problem inherent to the conventional model of L&D, which I call the “interruption problem” To access L&D’s services, a learner is taken out of their workflow to go to a training course, webinar or e-learning module. paying for off-site training or increasing the immersiveness and media treatment in e-learning). A portal is an interruption, so unless it’s very user-friendly it won’t get used.

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Real feedback and real solutions to compliance elearning problems

Sponge UK

We’ll look at what we can learn from this genuine feedback and examine strategies to help overcome the problems that real learners are having with compliance training. A bespoke approach allows an instructional designer to create the most effective route to the learning objectives for your staff. This experience is echoed by many other respondents to the Towards Maturity study, with only 23% using mobile phones and 42% using tablets to access online learning content.

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems. Today, however more and more learning management systems are bringing into content management features, inc. Social Learning – 57.1%.

What’s hurting the LMS market

eLearning 24-7

While this is a great concept for party decorations, it is not for a learning platform. I see it a lot, especially with social learning and the wonderment of some vendors of adding a “discussion forum and text chat room&# as part of their solution. Even more important, a learning management system was a new concept, so having to ask for X, when your budget has always been Y, isn’t an easy sell, especially when ROI is discussed. A huge problem in the space.

LMS Stories – Fantasy or Reality?

eLearning 24-7

Dragons and knights aren’t heading down the e-learning path. On the e-learning side, vendors who do not have their own servers, will use server farms such as Rackspace. They are having problems with their own servers. E-Learning 24/7. e-learning e-learning vendors elearning learning learning portal LMS craig weiss elearn247 elearninfo learning management system learning management systemsI love a good story.

7 Tips For Choosing An eLearning Portal

Academy of Mine

The easiest way to achieve this feat is by making continuous learning a part of your work culture. Although there are many ways to make employees learn new things, all leading organizations and most innovative startups follow eLearning. What Is An eLearning Portal?

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Unfortunately, too many vendors in the e-learning space have failed to see the power and potential of this capability, and have decided to ignore them. SCORM Player communicating with your vendor’s solution, for example, if you were creating your own LMS and Rapid Intake’s rapid e-learning authoring tool, it includes a SCORM Player API. Hmm, mobile learning pushed to the next level? Hunch is designed so that every time it’s used, it learns something new.

Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

If you are like the thousands of other people exploring the purchase of a learning management system, the key to success is asking the right questions. . The clients report problems and then you – as the client – has to notify the vendor and have them Q/A it, to find it and fix it. E-Learning 24/7. E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning LCMS learning portal Lite LMS LMS craig weiss learning management system SCORM

LMS vendors: R u hearing us?

eLearning 24-7

One vendor asked if you wanted to learn more about their product and sent you to their help desk to notify them of errors or issues with their system (hmm, not likely to buy one from these guys). Social Media & Social Learning – LMS Style. A surprisingly number of vendors who offer some form of social learning, whether it is the minimum – a FB like page, micro-blog, even some form of app sharing or collaborative tool, do not have any social media on their site.

Product Review: Mzinga OmniSocial

eLearning 24-7

I’m on my way to get a car that enables me to launch a robust social learning system. OmniSocial is a social learning platform, with learning management capabilities and with the ability to select individual apps in the system and only use those you select to install onto your web site or learning portal. Because it offers the capability to start out using it either as the robust social learning product and ignore the LMS part (inc. No problem.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

E-Learning and all forms within are normally taken via your desktop computer and either hitting your company’s server with your browser or going to a hosted LMS vendor’s solution. If you wanted to work on creating content, for many people, the route would be and still is creating courses via a desktop based rapid e-learning authoring tool, or via your LMS/LCMS vendor’s tool (hosted or not) or via Dreamweaver or some other type of solution. E-Learning 24/7.

20+ More Books for Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

Instructional Design and Learning Design. ” Design Alchemy : Author Roderick Sims suggested that I include “texts/resources that address Learning Design and not just Instructional Design” such as his own book. E-Learning and Blended Learning. William Horton’s e-Learning by Design is Nahla Anwer Aly’s favorite book in the field. ” Urban Myths about Learning and Education was just published in March.

The evolution of personal learning environments

Origin Learning

A personal learning environment refers to the tools, technologies, resources etc. By and large, this constitutes John’s Personal Learning Environment (PLE). The coming of technology has naturally exposed us to more entertainment, and at the same time, to more learning. Much of our learning is informal and happens online. We look for solutions on YouTube, Wikipedia, blogs and such online resources when we encounter a problem.

Transform to SCORM Conformant LMS and Track Course Data

JCA Solutions

Just load this in our Learning Portal. You’re probably all too familiar with this dreaded moment is when Someone’s Great Decision turns into Your Problem. It really shouldn’t be a big deal, or any problem at all. Transform to SCORM Conformant LMS and Track Course Data.

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Does Online Training Work?

Coggno

In recent years, online learning has been on the rise. E-learning courses have become increasingly more popular because they are so much more convenient than traditional face-to-face classes. Another reason why online learning has become so popular is that it’s much cheaper.

How to start an online school in 2020 [An Ultimate guide]

Pinlearn

As a result, education has changed dramatically with the distinctive rise of online learning where teaching is undertaken online on digital platforms. billion children in 186 countries are affected by school closure , online learning is a boon to the entire education industry.

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Knowledge Guru Adds Video, Adaptive Learning, Faster Speeds in Winter Release

Knowledge Guru

We collected customer needs and feedback to add new features that make Knowledge Guru a more powerful learning tool… all while improving load times and speed. Adaptive Learning. The Knowledge Guru database can now create a personalized learning experience for players based on their learning needs. No problem. The post Knowledge Guru Adds Video, Adaptive Learning, Faster Speeds in Winter Release appeared first on.

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Designing Intelligent eLearning

Origin Learning

The all-conquering smartphone and the rise of mobile learning was a trend that our core team believed would eventually become mainstream. This has now come true and the number of organizations investing in mobile learning solutions and learning apps is steadily increasing. Fast forward to the present, L&D experts are weighing on the merits and de-merits of social learning with a heavily divided house in terms of opinions. Gamification, Videos, and Learning Nuggets.

Learning Experience Platforms – A Sustainable Solution

Origin Learning

Learning experience through books is now considered a bit passé. Similarly, the learning experience is now no longer confined to a classroom. Online learning has evolved significantly in the past decade. From clunky old desktops and bulky laptops, a significant portion of learning at the modern workplace has shifted to the smartphone. Learning at the workplace comprises both formal and informal learning. Evidence-based learning.

How to Improve Learning Outcomes With Performance Support

Dashe & Thomson

Given that the goal of instructional designers and training developers is to improve employee performance, it’s surprising that many continue to create blended learning programs with little or no reliance on performance support tools or systems. Fortunately, performance support systems have received more attention in recent years, thanks to a broader trend toward informal learning strategies. Build performance support into every blended learning effort.

Social Learning pays off! A Success Story

Origin Learning

Learning by force is passé. How do organizations engage with young, trendy, and tech-savvy people when it comes to learning and development? In a world where the social platform is increasingly the way to connect, learn, grow and scale, businesses are being made to alter their thinking. If the dose of social learning can be tailored to meet the needs of a business then a learner’s participation graph is sure to reflect an upward trend.

How to Ensure You Don’t Do a Starbucks

Enyota Learning

A few tips on how: E-learning: 24/7 is the buzz-word today. E-learning courses can be made available to learners at any time and in any place; they can be accessed when needed – without any constraint on training room availability, trainer availability or time. Your staff can learn and train at their own pace and in the environment of their choice. Mobile learning: In a digital age, the mobile is in!

How To Gain Maximum Engagement Through Mobile Learning?

Ed App

Mobile learning too, is a result of the learning and development (L&D) industry understanding that they need to bring the learning to the learners, instead of trying to bring learners to the learning. A lot of corporate organizations have begun using mobile learning along with other digital learning strategies to make sure that their training modules can be accessed by learners anytime and anywhere, thus removing the barriers of time and location.

Learning Experience, Collaborative Learning… The Learning Technologies Ecosystem explained

Training Orchestra

There are around 700 hundred Learning Management Systems (LMS’s) on the market. And yet, innovative learning solutions keep coming up. You’ve probably heard or even invested in new systems such as Learning Experience Platforms, Microlearning platforms, Collaborative Learning tools and Gamification tools …. Companies are increasingly recognizing that the LMS is not enough to meet today’s learning challenges. What is a Learning Technology Ecosystem?

Training & Development: How sensible is it to outsource?

Origin Learning

A leading and fast-growing global provider of security and compliance management solutions chose Origin Learning Solutions as its e-learning partner to partially outsource its training and development activity in order to march ahead with its scaling-up operations.As you read, you will understand the rationale behind choosing an external learning partner. It was keen to shift from a predominantly instructor-led training approach to an online and blended learning mode.

How Real Industry Harnessed the Power of Online Education

Kadenze

At the heart of the program is their assembly of industry experts who directly engage with students and impart the lessons they’ve learned over their careers. In producing these courses he discovered the power of online learning, and since then has launched his own Real Industry specific online learning portal and community using Kannu, which he has used to inspire thousands of students around the country. LEARN MORE. LEARN MORE.

10 workplace violence prevention training courses

Ed App

Another co-worker tries to step in and end the problem, but ends up losing their temper and punching one of the other employees. Maine Small Business Development Center Online Learning Portal. This course is a blended learning solution with the focus being on giving employees an awareness of workplace violence and how to respond. Users will be actively engaged using the blended learning design that EdApp provides.

The Biggest Players In the Microlearning Industry Today

Ed App

Multinational corporations and governments are grappling with the fast paced changes to their markets, student needs and learning is now an at scale, cross border issue that needs a different type of learning than that which has been used in the past. Microlearning, with its roots tied firmly in the science of learning, spaced repetition and knowledge retention has become a go to solution for many companies and institutions trying to solve this issue. LinkedIn Learning.

Optimizing Your LMS to Enhance Learner Experience

eThink Education

Learning & Development (L&D) has become one of the most important elements of the HR industry in recent years. However, the advances in new learning technologies over the last decade have made it possible to create more personalized, engaging, and assessable learning experiences for employees. Evaluating Your Learning Ecosystem to Enhance Learner Experience. Learning Technologies and Tools. Prepare Your Learning Platform for the Future.

SkillsServe is evolving into Unicorn LMS

Unicorn Training

As our loyal customers and partners will know, the Unicorn Learning Management System – SkillsServe – has been an integral part of our offering for many years. From this point on, the SkillsServe App will be renamed as ‘Learning Path’.Finally, The most up to date version of Unicorn LMS gives customers the option to further customise their unique learning portal to suit them.What is not changing?Existing