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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5 excellent learning portal examples for training employees

Elucidat

Learning portals are becoming an increasingly popular choice for organizations that want to get elearning content to their learners, fast. So, let’s take a look at some great examples of elearning portals to give you a clearer idea of what could best suit your learners.

Upside Learning is Featured in Top 20 Learning Portal Companies List

Upside Learning

First, there were the 3 awards from Brandon Hall Awards for Excellence in Learning Technology , then it was Brandon Hall, chairman of Brandon Hall Research, naming UpsideLMS amongst the ‘ Five Emerging Learning Management Systems (LMSs) to Watch’ in Chief Learning Officer (CLO) Magazine, and now its TrainingIndustry.com featuring Upside Learning in its inaugural ‘Top 20 Learning Portal Companies List’. This year has been truly remarkable for UpsideLMS.

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Where Have All the Learning Portals Gone?

CLO Magazine

Fifteen years ago, the learning field thought the learning portal was going to be a powerful tool to drive employee performance improvement. Now when I look around, it is hard to find the 2016 “All Star” learning portal. While almost every learning management system provides a central entry page for each learner, these systems tend to be fairly nondynamic and only lightly personalized. What happened to the magical learning portals of our dreams?

Building a Learning Portal

eLearning Weekly

We implemented a learning portal at work several months back, and it has turned out to be one of the best things I could recommend to an organization for improving access to learning materials. I’ve realized that learning portal creates a self-service environment for users that can’t be beat. They can go, search, find what they need, and move on. Let’s take a closer look at learning portals… What is a learning portal?

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

From the Coleface

Probably a lot more difficult and frustrating than using a search engine to find public information…. So what should L&D be doing to drive this step-change in Enterprise search rather than react to other departments’ agendas? Three of the main problems this generates are: Attention: organisations deploy significant bursts of authority or political capital to break the person away from their workflow in order to do the learning (e.g.

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TrainingIndustry.com Recognizes Digitec Interactive as Top LMS Company for 2013

Association eLearning

Digitec Interactive has been named on Training Industry.com’s Top 15 Learning Portal Companies Watch List for its Learning Management System (LMS), Knowledge Direct. As part of its commitment to continuously monitor the training marketplace for the best providers and services, TrainingIndustry.com searched out those companies that best met the following criteria: • New and innovative service offerings. Unique approach to delivering learning solutions.

Turbo Charge Scheduled Events in Your Learning Management System by Using Tags

Absorb LMS

Instructor-led sessions, either in physical or virtual classrooms, play a big part of many organizations’ learning strategies. To support such initiatives, the best learning management systems (LMS) are equally adept at managing scheduled instructor-led events as they are at managing self-paced learning. A learner clicking the August 2013 tag or searching for that keyword will be presented with all the scheduled events taking place in August 2013.

TrainingIndustry.com Recognizes Digitec as Top LMS Company for 2012

Association eLearning

For the 3rd year in a row, Digitec Interactive has been named to TrainingIndustry.com’s Top 20 Learning Portal Companies Watch List for it’s best-in-class Learning Management System (LMS), Knowledge Direct. As part of its commitment to continuously monitor the training marketplace for the best providers and services, TrainingIndustry.com searched out those companies that best met the following criteria: •New and innovative service offerings.

Turbo Charge Scheduled Events in Your Learning Management System by Using Tags

Absorb LMS

Instructor-led sessions, either in physical or virtual classrooms, play a big part of many organizations’ learning strategies. To support such initiatives, the best learning management systems (LMS) are equally adept at managing scheduled instructor-led events as they are at managing self-paced learning. A learner clicking the August 2013 tag or searching for that keyword will be presented with all the scheduled events taking place in August 2013.

Turbo Charge Scheduled Events in Your Learning Management System by Using Tags

Absorb LMS

Instructor-led sessions, either in physical or virtual classrooms, play a big part of many organizations’ learning strategies. To support such initiatives, the best learning management systems (LMS) are equally adept at managing scheduled instructor-led events as they are at managing self-paced learning. A learner clicking the August 2013 tag or searching for that keyword will be presented with all the scheduled events taking place in August 2013.

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%.

LMS Identify

eLearning 24-7

I often hear people say they want mobile learning in their solution, social learning, e-commerce, but when you ask for specifics they sometimes have a blank stare on their face. Extended Enterprise – aka Multi-Tenet, Portals-Sub Portals. If yes, and you are using mobile learning – specifically the iPad, wouldn’t you want to know what – if any – timetable the vendor has for the ability to output the course in HTML5?

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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. hiogi.com – mobile search based on the knowledge of a worldwide community. Hmm, mobile learning pushed to the next level?

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. This is a content management system, not a learning management system or a learning content management system. E-Learning 24/7.

Introducing PlatCore LMS 3.2

PlatCore

Empowering Users with a New Manager Dashboard & Powerful Advanced Search. While learning is tied to engagement and retention, complex systems often undermine important learning outcomes. builds great functionality that can be embedded on any portal page.

How Flexible is Your LMS?

Absorb LMS

You know you need a learning management system (LMS) for your organization. Whether searching for a replacement or exploring an LMS for the first time, you will need to select a solution that is flexible enough to be customized for your needs. An LMS should already be intuitive by design and offer features that allow admins to create a learning experience that drives engagement. Look for platforms that facilitate learning anywhere, anytime, from smartphones to TV monitors.

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Myth #5: Social and workplace learning are the same as 70:20:10

Docebo

Are you embracing experiential learning for 70:20:10, or just adding learning to work? Yet another common misconception swirling around the 70:20:10 learning model is that companies can cherry pick a few experiential learning components, and apply them to their informal and social learning strategies , either on or off the cloud LMS, and expect to see the same results had they adopted a fully-integrated 70:20:10 approach.

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How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

Twitter has become the number 1 tool for learning in just three years – voted by hundreds of learning professionals in this survey at Jane Hart’s site. You could even search for information on these tools themselves and get some good links to follow. Organizations are using these tools for workplace learning and performance support. Lists of all such experts can be created and integrated within the learning portal.

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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. A lot of learning comes to the people even without them explicitly searching for it.

10 Distance Learning Tools

Ed App

Distance learning serves as the best training solution for training managers who need to reach and train remote teams across different locations and time zones. These tools will also equally ensure that the learning materials are easily accessible and interactive for your learners.

Extended Learning Networks can be supported by E-Learning – An Effective Case

G-Cube

But training initiatives have to often extend beyond the confines of the organization and create an effective, relevant and uniform way of learning. The learning content itself is also not updated, reducing the relevance of training. For an automobiles company, we created a customized learning solution, which was aimed towards fulfilling the needs of their external partners. They were more connected to the organization and had access to the latest learning content.

Giving ‘em what they want: Exploring what Modern Learners want from an LMS

G-Cube

There is constant pressure on employees to proactively learn and get trained throughout their careers. The good news is that with technology-aided learning, e-courses are now readily available for the learners’ consumption anytime and anywhere. Learning Management Systems are put in place to make learning available in an easily accessible manner. This diminishes the learning curve and encourages the learners to interact more with the LMS.

The Future of the LMS

Bottom-Line Performance

We started the month talking about the features and functions of learning management systems. Soon, it won’t be enough that the LMS tracks formal learning like instructor-led training courses or e-learning modules; the future is here, and learning management systems are changing rapidly to keep up. Most respondents use all of the 12 major learning tools and technologies listed on the survey in their portals.

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Performance Support Tools From Quick Reference Guides To Mobile Apps

Dashe & Thomson

On average, we forget 80% of what has happened, including what we’ve learned, in the past 30 days. of the business time—the equivalent of one day per working week—is wasted by employees searching for information to do their job effectively. Research demonstrates that a significant portion of information learned is quickly forgotten, especially when participating in formal training programs. to electronic (apps, learning portals, etc.), Learning Portals.

5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

G-Cube

These IT-enabled business trends also affect learner preferences for ways to access and consume workplace learning. But today, all forward thinking organizations are open to harnessing the immense potential of social media platforms to increase the effectiveness of their learning solutions. Learning Management System can now connect directly to social media – to offer learners the opportunity to reach out to peers or experts and open the avenues of collaboration.

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3 Stupidly Simple Ways to Profit from E-Learning

LearnDash

As an e-learning professional, there is no doubt that you have come across certain things in your career that would be of value to other e-learning professionals. Personally, I always encourage my fellow e-learning pros to share their knowledge, and more often than not, I am met with reluctance. When you write for the e-learning industry, you enter the realm of a select few who are willing to put their views out there for the rest of the world to see.

Geenio Update: Active Directory support, Survey pools, Redesign and more

Geenio

Authenticating Users via Active Directory If your organization has a corporate Active Directory or LDAP -compatible domain, you can enable users logging in the learning portal via their corporate credentials. Meantime, we are back to our workshop, crafting more tools to help you with the learning project. The summer in the Northern Hemisphere is almost over and it’s about time to collect crops from our source code repos. So let’s see what we’ve got for you, shall we?

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. When I talk to groups of learning professionals about where they go to find out about something or how to do something; the answer is unanimously “Google&# !

What to Do With a Broken LMS

CLO Magazine

Dated learning and management systems may seem to be more trouble than they’re worth, but deciding whether to buy or build a new system requires leaders to consider all the angles. Most large organizations rely on a learning management system (LMS) to run and support their enterprise’s learning programs. There are a few common scenarios: • Build a learning portal — keep legacy LMS. • Buy a learning portal — keep legacy LMS.

Getting Started With Self-Directed Learning (SDL) – Featuring A Case Study

EI Design

L&D teams can leverage on Self-Directed Learning (SDL) to create a vibrant, learning organization. In this article, I touch upon what SDL is, its key characteristics, and how you can create a culture of self-directed learning in your organization. What Is Self-Directed Learning? In simple terms, the self-directed learning approach is all about transferring the onus of learning to the learner(rather than the instructor/teacher.

LMS Overview: Key Learning Management System Features

LearnUpon

Using a learning management system (LMS) streamlines training delivery. “A learning management system (LMS for short) is a software application that is used to administer, track, report, and deliver training.” To help you with your search, we’ve compiled a list of LMS features that are most wanted and used by organizations today. . SCORM and xAPI are the most popular ways to standardize learning content. Learning Portals.

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How To Create An Online Language Learning Website Like Verbling

Pinlearn

With a CAGR of 18.7%, the online language learning market is expected to reach $21.2 It’s a rapidly growing market, mostly due to the globalization of economies and cost-effective online learning solutions going accessible to all. Besides, the ever-growing investment in the education sector and expansion of MNCs into diverse global locations are also responsible for this learning frenzy. Impact of COVID-19 on the online language learning market. Search System.

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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Related Terms

Tony Karrer

The recent addition of related terms (relationship factors) in eLearning Learning that show what how related terms are to a given result set provides some interesting insights. Here are some terms that are getting more attention the first couple weeks this month (December 2008) include Social Media , eLearning Activity , Mobile Learning , Yugma , Slideshare , SharePoint , Twitter , 100 Conversations , Mzinga , and GeoLearning.

A Conversation with Stephanie Nadda

Kapp Notes

Her niche is learning technologies and she has recently partnered with a company called Exult, based in Pune, India. Here is our conversation about learning technologies and her new partnership with Exult. Kapp: You’ve been in the Learning and Development space for a long time, especially in the area of learning technologies, what is the industry doing correctly and where are some areas for improvement in terms of learning technologies?

IAR Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the IAR Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. IAR knew that they would need an online course delivery and credentialing system that would enable them to not only integrate with their Association Management System (AMS), iMIS, but also enable them to create individually branded and segmented learning portals for each of the brokerage firms who would help them market and sell their courses statewide.

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10 Elearning Mobile Apps

Ed App

E-learning serves as an ideal training solution for organizations with dispersed teams across different locations and time zones – especially for those who have shifted to remote work during the pandemic. Highlights: Mobile learning. Learning metrics dashboard & reporting.

Microsoft Project for the Thrifty Project Manager: 3 Free (or Almost-Free) Alternatives

Dashe & Thomson

Therefore, the final requirement of my search was that all of my desired features had to be encompassed in no more than three tools. Anyway, after hours upon hours of searching the web in my free time so you don’t have to, here are the three free project management tools that I think jointly make up a pretty bitchin project management suite on the cheap: 1. As a result, it works well for reviewing web-based training modules, learning portals, graphics, etc.