10 Low-Cost Ideas for Employee Training

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

So, What Will it Cost Me? In terms of pricing, Microsoft PowerPoint (standalone, not including full Microsoft Suite) will cost you about $109, for 1 user (both PC and Mac) in the Microsoft Store, but you can shop around and check out other vendors such as Amazon, Overstock or Office Max/Depot. So, What Will it Cost Me? ON-DEMAND WEBINARS On-demand webinars are a great and cost-effective way to train your employees - as they can access the content anytime, anyplace.

Low-Cost Test and Quiz Tool Comparison

Tony Karrer

I’ve recently been working with Sameer Bhatia the CEO of ProProfs as I was going through an evaluation of various online tools that support easy, fast, low-cost testing and quiz tools. Evaluation Criteria For the specific need I was looking at, I was looking for the following out of a solution: Cost : Is the tool free or very-low cost to use? It has a free and a low-cost version. Low cost. eLearning Technology.

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LMS Low-Cost Webinars Hosted eCommerce Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

They are early stage, so low-cost would be good. What’s hurting the LMS market 2010 LMS Products of the Year LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers Low Cost LMS - Help Needed Why it’s hard to find an LMS LMS Spotlight: Topyx LMS vendors: R u hearing us? I was talking with a startup that has an existing audience and now want to provide a monthly subscription for access to training to this audience. They will only convert a portion of the audience to the new service.

Does a Low-Cost, Rapid E-learning Course Mean Low Quality?

CommLab India

Low costs are associated with inferior quality – is this true of rapid eLearning development as well? Learning Technology Rapid eLearningWe don’t think so - and here’s why.

Schools turn to eBooks for low cost, convenience and engagement

Aptara

Schools turn to eBooks for low cost, convenience and engagement. The advancement of eBook technology offers school systems exciting opportunities to engage their students in a convenient, cost-effective way. That's why a number of schools have begun the transition to the digital book age, embracing eBook technology as a promising way to educate children.

Want Good E-learning Translations, Quickly, at Low Cost? Here’s How You Can

CommLab India

Choose the right translator : This is the most important step in the translation of your technology-enabled courses. CAT software come with built-in memory tools that help ensure consistency in the translation and go a long way in reducing costs. How can you get good translations of your e-learning courses? What does it take to render your online learning content into the desired language(s), rapidly, with minimum expenditure? Well, you need to follow a robust process.

Lean times call for creative solutions

Bottom-Line Performance

They also head outdoors for lower cost and healthier entertainment such as hiking. Implementing Moodle as an LMS or social networking as a tool for sharing knowledge still has a learning curve and costs associated with them. The folks on the project learned a lot along the way and at the end of the day we have quite a nice tool for a relatively low cost. However, you gain a cost effective and useful tool.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. Our customers benefit from low-cost and self-management with no technical knowledge required. John -- by "bottled pilot" are you thinking more of a tactical implementation -- low point entry to LMS to test the waters?

Transforming Learning through Technology

Use of IETMs for Navy Air Force Defence

Established in 2012, Code & Pixels Interactive Technologies Pvt. It provides end-to-end e-learning solutions specializing in the innovative use of technology. The shift from classroom learning to e-learning is credited to the new technologies in digital education and smart electronic devices such as mobile phone, computer, tablet and others. He also heads the Technology, Sales and Marketing wings. By the year-end, it will be ready with the technology.

Code & Pixels: Transforming Learning through Technology

Use of IETMs for Navy Air Force Defence

Established in 2012, Code & Pixels Interactive Technologies Pvt. It provides end-to-end e-learning solutions specializing in the innovative use of technology. The shift from classroom learning to e-learning is credited to the new technologies in digital education and smart electronic devices such as mobile phone, computer, tablet and others. He also heads the Technology, Sales and Marketing wings. By the year-end, it will be ready with the technology.

The Technology Award

CLO Magazine

The Technology Award is for learning executives who have delivered new and unique applications of emerging technology to employee learning and development. Learning and development solutions were duplicative and cost the company more than $80 million annually. But senior leadership wanted Edward Bell, director of Dell EMC Eductaion Services, and the rest of the technology team to expand educational reach. The company realized they needed to begin embracing technology.

Providing Contextual Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology

Origin Learning

Beacons are small, low-cost devices that work using the Bluetooth Low Energy technology. The iBeacon technology also allows users to create location specific calendar events. Mobile learning technologies such as iBeacon allows this to be done in simple and user-friendly ways. Learning Tools apple''s learning tools Apple’s iBeacon Technology iBeacon iBeacon Technology Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology learning through ibeacon learning tools

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Join us at Learning Technologies

Unicorn Training

In the L&D world the Learning Technologies Conference and Exhibition is one of the key event highlights of the year and we’re excited to say we’re back this year with a host of exciting products, partnerships and seminar talks to share with you. Quick, easy and low cost to implement, it's a viable solution for organisations looking to introduce a fully branded, serious games app to their learning strategy.Get online and get involved!

Rapid E-learning Development – The 5 Step Process

CommLab India

Check out this post to know about the 5 step process to develop good online courses quickly, at low cost. Learning Technology Rapid Elearning Development

Emerging technologies & challenges in e-Learning content creation: Global resourcing to rescue

G-Cube

The dynamics of e-Learning Industry have recently witnessed swift changes due to emergence of new technologies in recent past. The emergence of new technologies requires the organizations to quickly arrange for skilled workforce that can develop quality e-Learning content on the new platforms to satisfy the Learners’ needs. Added to the woes are the rising costs of infrastructure, talent war for skilled manpower and the competition to deliver high quality content at a lower cost.

20 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 13

Upside Learning

As people increasingly embrace social media and new technologies with open arms, social learning, informal learning and blended learning continue to gain a strong foothold in an organization’s learning palette. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further?

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Duolingo: The Smartest Business Model in Education Technology

Pinlearn

Value Propositions: The Duolingo provides its services with no cost high-quality language learning resources with no advertisement. It also provides crowdsourced translation services at a relatively low cost. Key resources: The technology data centers are the key resources particularly for the person who involved in developing and maintaining the platform. However, there are alternative cost-effective ways to create a website like Duolingo.

Video for Learning: Tips, Trends & Technology

Leo Learning

Are there any low-cost but good-quality ways to start out with video for learning? So it’s always worth stepping back a bit and if you ask the right questions, you can often come up with a perfectly viable low-cost alternative. Q: What would be your tips on estimating costs and budgeting based on high-level requirements (prior to creating a storyboard and defining what a video will include)? The cost of equipment has plummeted over the last 20 years.

Moodle Frustrations

eLearning Blender

I have a hard time getting the Trainers to take advantage of any technology that might be a little complicated. I referred the Teacher to Moodle.com for outsourced support but I wasn't able to give him any kind of cost estimate. I am seriously considering bringing on Moodle as our company's first LMS but I am a little nervous about setup and support.

Future technologies now

Learning with 'e's

HTC Vive in action - Photo by Steve Wheeler At the JISC Connect More event held in Cheltenham recently, a number of futuristic technologies were on display for delegates to experience. The latest virtual reality headsets were enjoyed by many who were fascinated by how low cost headsets, combined with iPhones or Android phones could create such rich and immersive experiences. Digital Google Cardboard HTC Vive JISC learning pedagogies robotics Technology virtual presence VR

Just in the nick of time!

eLearning Blender

Just as I was looking into purchasing Camtasia Studio by Tech Smith I came across a blog posting on Tony Karrer's eLearning Technology blog just in the nick of time. Tony posted links to free downloads of Snag It and Camtasia. I have been a long time user of Snag It and love it for screen shots. It is very handy for creating software training materials. I recently used the demo version of Camtasia to complete a software simulation project and it worked out great.

UNINETT Spreads New Technologies Across Norway With eCampus Program

TechSmith Camtasia

It is very easy to get up and running quickly and at a relatively low cost. The students love it because the quality is superb yet the file size is low, not to mention it works on mobile devices. Some institutions, for example, are saving up to 75 percent of their running costs of Mediasite by moving over to the central solution. The post UNINETT Spreads New Technologies Across Norway With eCampus Program appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

You (Probably) Have the Technology

Rob Hubbard

There are many free and low-cost quiz building systems available. Hopefully this article has helped you see just how much you can do with low-cost tools and that much of it can also be mobile-accessible. As well as our free online Rapid eLearning Development (ReD) course we also deliver a one-day workshop covering some of the same material. In fact it was from this workshop that ReD grew.

The Elusive ROI for Learning Through Technology by Jack Phillips and Patti Phillips

Learning Solutions Magazine

Few would dispute the convenience, low cost, and high efficiency of eLearning. However, dozens of. ROI studies show the results, in terms of transfer to the job and impact on business results, are. usually less than facilitator-led versions. It does not have to be this way. Here is an analysis of the. reasons, and some recommendations that will make a difference in your real-world results. Emerging Topics Management Measurement Professional Development Training Strategies

Why Cloud-based LMS are Dominating the eLearning Field

Lambda Solutions

This platform is a viable option due to its low costs and flexibility. Experts believe that cloud-based products could represent as much as 70 percent of all software and technology spending by 2020. Many businesses have moved their core processes to the cloud. Cloud-based hosting is a solution worth exploring for your LMS. Here are a few trends you should know about and some benefits to consider. The Future of Learning Totara Learn Features Moodle Features

Top 10 Learning Technologies and Talks at DevLearn 2015

WalkMe Training Station

There are scores of new technologies that are giving new life and direction to thousands of students across the world. The technologies include interactive guidance tools, training videos , animated tutorials, face-to-face software tutorials etc. In this article we will take a closer look at some of the best e-learning technologies that are taking over the business world. The Top 5 Technologies You Shouldn’t Miss.

Confused with learning technologies? Choose your best option

CommLab India

Nowadays technologies are growing very fast and we see new technology launched very often. No doubt the enhanced technology will really improve the performance of existing system. However, you are flooded with a surfeit of technologies to choose from. It is important that you should make use of the latest technologies to build efficiencies and get better ROI. It becomes imperative to use technology to manage both trainings efficiently.

The C4LPT Learning Store

Jane Hart

At the Centre for Learning and Performance Technologies (C4LPT) I’ve provided a variety of free resources for many years now on workplace trends, technologies and tools – notably the Directory of Learning Tools and the Top 100 Tools for Learning lists. But I also produce a number of low cost professional development resources, which includes [.].

LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

I’ve been involved in both buying and selling learning technology for more than two decades, and I know RFPs are incredibly valuable. In college, I even took a course on how to respond to learning technology RFPs. At a low LMS price point, there may be no practical reason to issue a formal RFP. With low-cost scenarios that are not mission critical, it can be overkill. Is the LMS RFP a Necessary Evil? A Nice-to-Have? Or Something More?

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When It Comes to Technology, All That Glitters Is Not Gold

CLO Magazine

Executives rely on them to rapidly build employee’s skills, and vendors offer an array of dazzling new learning technologies that promise to make employees better, faster and more engaged at work. Technology is an enabler not a solution,” said Dani Johnson, vice president of learning and development research for Bersin by Deloitte, Deloitte Consulting, the human resources advisory and research firm. The technology just helps us to be smarter and faster.”.

eFront Wins Learning Technology Award

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 5/03/2010 eFront Wins Learning Technology Award We are thrilled to announce that eFront won a coveted Brandon Hall bronze award for technology excellence in the Learning Management Technology for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses category.

2013 Excellence in Blended Technology

CLO Magazine

Restaurant employees were already using the devices to manage customer orders, and adapting them to deploy training information would be an easy and low-cost solution. While using the iPads is simple, the technology behind the learning program is a sophisticated system used by major corporations such as General Electric Co. million saved in training costs. Since the program was launched, Exelon has seen cost savings. GOLD: Seertech Solutions.

Technological developments boost eLearning worldwide

Aptara

Technological developments boost eLearning worldwide. With advancements in technology, digital learning materials are increasingly more engaging, interactive and refined, and the devices people use to access eLearning courses are becoming more widely present and available. The main factors contributing to this trend are technological developments, such as HTML5 formatting, cloud computing, adoption of mobile devices and widely available broadband Internet.

The 5 Essential Tools to Record your Learning Assets

Superb Learning

Webcams are also a good low-cost option, but it’s important to note that many of the low-end webcams give very poor picture quality that is not adequate for recording learning assets for online courses. Edupreneur Learning technology

6 Learning and Development Trends You Need for 2019

KnowledgeCity

As HR technological advances continue to accelerate, learning and technology are now inherently dependent on one another. To stay competitive, organizations are going to need to use technical innovations to improve training programs and delivery methodologies, focusing on personalized training that uses the latest technology to encourage employee engagement and promote professional development.