How to Launch a Successful Online Course MVP, Generate Multiple Income Streams, and Build a Team with Divi Community Leader David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios


How to launch a successful online course MVP, generate multiple income streams, and build a team with Divi community leader David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. ‘Cause it’s easy to think that information products or coaching programs are easy to launch. This goes back to the five revenue streams. So, I’ve got the three revenue streams working now and I’ve just never worried about it.

40+ of the World’s Best Sales Training Programs to Get Your Team Into Shape

Sales Hacker

If talent acquisition, development, and retention are top-of-mind for you as a sales leader, here are 40+ of the best sales training programs to check out! Salespeople who complete excellent training programs deliver 10% higher win rates. More importantly, they’re also generating significant value for the learners and companies who take their training programs. Programs include. Its sales skills programs cover various areas such as: Account management.


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2019 FIRST World Championships: Enable Recap

Enable Education

He has been a mentor for FIRST for a long time, and his contributions to the program are numerous. 21st Century Learning Edu Tech Education Conferences K-20 Education STEM, STEAM and STREAM Edu Team FIRST Robotics Innovation Recap Robotics STEMI Got To Meet Dr. Woodie Flowers! If you know anything about FIRST ( For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology ), you’ve probably heard of Dr. Woodie Flowers.

Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

The authors of this whitepaper make a compelling case for associations to step in and bridge the growing education-to-employment gap by offering alternative, affordable, industry specific education programs for professional development and credentialing. Often this is because of the rigid structure of these programs, which is not supportive of non-traditional students who may need to work part-time, or have other responsibilities.

How to Easily Create Powerful Customer Education

Spark Your Interest

As are the types of programs and the components you could choose to include. This is the second in a series on customer training so you can create a powerful customer education program for your organization. Do You Need A Customer Education Program? Find a mentor.

Informal vs. Formal Learning: Creating a Blend!


While formal learning will continue to be fundamental to professional development, organizations can embrace informal learning practices to enhance their learning and training programs. Let’s look at below tips through, which you can incorporate informal learning in to your formal learning and development programs: Provide a knowledge management tool/platform for employees to share their learning after they attend a formal training/learning program.

Making Training Meaningful

Your Training Edge

Training programs should offer incentive for employees to learn. By following four simple steps, you can make your training programs meaningful to every learner. Assembling all of your training programs is a fantastic accomplishment. There are four ways to make training meaningful, so keep this in mind as you develop your programs. Fourth, ensure that instructors are acting as mentors.

How to Monetize a Blog: 12 Ways Used by Successful Bloggers


If you have some knowledge on a specific topic – even as a non-expert, you can build a learning program and start teaching online to students across the globe. Taking advantage of the perks it offers in the right way can help you create an additional revenue stream.

How to Train Employees Effectively: 7 Key Steps in 4 Stages

Sam Varghese, Talent Development lead for GENPACT, recently shared his experience on why many employee training programs are ineffective. All managers want their programs to be effective, but the keys to good staff training often lie outside the classroom. higher participation in rewards programs. Effective training is focused on the actions your employees will be able to take once the program is finished. details about what the rewards program offers.

5 Reasons to Implement E-Learning

Connect Thinking

No longer can most organisations afford staff to attend 3 day classroom training programs. Not only is it costly to run such programs, but many organisations can’t afford staff to be away from clients and other business activities for that length of time. After the classroom: Webinar ‘check in’, workplace mentoring, online and mobile performance support tools (job aids, procedural videos etc). How is your Induction program perceived by new employees? .

The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind


Cabbies go through a rigorous training program called “the Knowledge” to prepare for their test. As learning professionals, we’re often tasked with making the case for a travel budget to support our training programs. Your local or regional ATD chapter offers a steady stream of local events to support your professional development. Look for similar programs offered by local chapters of ISPI, SHRM and other organizations. International Mentoring Association (IMA).

What is XAPI And How Should You Use It?


The remainder of learning occurs through interactions with mentors and peers (about 20%) and experiential learning (about 70%). “API” is short for application programming interface which indicates that xAPI will seamlessly integrate with your learning management system. Enhance analytics capabilities: xAPI creates activity stream data, enabling deeper tracking capabilities. Formal learning experiences (i.e

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Why Attrition has hit the Hospitality Industry and how Training & Engagement can revive its lost glory!


If yours is a chain of restaurants, you should be able to allot enough funds to build a proper training program or license one. Create a schedule such as three- or five-day program, during which the staff member concerned would be fully trained on the job that they are hired to do. Modern learning platforms come with coaching and mentoring facilities to organize and record such initiatives. One tip: do not call them Coaching or Mentoring.

Free L&D webinars for January 2019

Limestone Learning

Our last webcast, “Selling, Developing, and Delivering the Case for Modern Learning in Financial Services”, focused on how to sell, craft, and deliver a modern learning program in financial services. Friday, January 11, 2019, 8AM – 9AM PT: Five Income Streams for Independent Consultants (Free for ATD members) Independent consultants do more than merely dispense advice. Most training and learning programs are time-wasters.


Adobe Captivate

Not surprisingly then, we are currently witnessing an uptake of online and offline workshops, skilling programs, webinars, eLearning courses, and mentor-led initiatives. Having grown up on a diet of streamed content, they expect knowledge also to be beamed to them via a variety of devices, wherever they are. Take a quick look around your office. Peer into the next cubicle, or walk into the cafeteria: You will realise that the demographics of your workplace have changed.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

This has opened the door for small and medium-sized buyers to invest learning platforms to support education programs for employees, channel partners, customers and other external audiences. As more organizations enjoy measurable business impact from these programs, demand should accelerate. #14 This intelligence can be used to inform ongoing program improvement and improve business outcomes. Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post!

Building Meaningful Peer Connections Among Women of Color


The sold-out conference of 200 convened this past Tuesday, and the day began with a fireside chat featuring Shellye Archambeau, CEO of Metric Stream. ” She also told attendees to find mentors – “hundreds of them” – and cultivate a strong network of peers to provide both encouragement and support. Mentors offer guidance to help their protégés navigate workplace challenges and plan their careers.

How to Select Online Manufacturing Training That’s Right for Your Company

Convergence Training

If you’re looking to add some online manufacturing training to your current training program at work, you’ve found the right article. What we want to call out is that these days, there are two many ways to get them: Streaming from an internet site. Streaming Courses from Internet. An elearning course has the same content that you’d see in a course streaming from a website. Value Stream Mapping. Streaming or eLearning?

Gen X: The Bridge Between Boomers and Millennials

CLO Magazine

Here are four ways companies can prepare Gen X leaders to bridge the generational gap that plagues the modern workplace: 1) Instill a formal mentorship program designed to help assuage Millennials perpetual desire for information. Many firms talk about targeted mentoring; they may even formally implement a program to facilitate knowledge sharing. Because their smartphone has always been a fixture, they’ve developed a need for a constant stream of information.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)


One of the key grievances about the traditional learning approach is the time wasting nature of the programs. The trainer will be updating different learning resources and programs for the entire system promptly. Institutions that provide e-learning programs have the opportunity to design engaging and fun learning courses through games, interactive slides and use of videos.

How To Train Remote Employees In A Virtual Learning Environment

Obsidian Learning

The scale and impact of this event may never be fully appreciated, but from our view as learning and development professionals one thing is clear: for some time to come there will be limited in-person training, coaching and mentoring and more online, virtual, digital training, coaching and mentoring. Once technologies are nailed down, put your creative skills to use to update the design of an already existing course, workshop, or learning program.

Associations: Should You Move to a New LMS for Continuing Education?

Talented Learning

Only a few years ago I was writing about how smart associations were adopting LMS technology as a foundation for continuing education programs. It probably shows in declining member satisfaction and member investment in your continuing education programs. Association LMSs make it possible to measure the impact of continuing education programs on overall engagement and operational goals. Does it provide the insight you need to make better decisions for your programs?

The Advantages of eLearning

eLearning Brothers

The mission of corporate eLearning is to supply the workforce with an up-to-date and cost-effective program that yields motivated, skilled, and loyal knowledge workers. A good learning program shows the consequences of students’ actions and here/why they went wrong. For off-the shelf and customized eLearning programs, visit [link] Sign up today for an Office course for only $50. I came across this article and thought it listed some nice advantages of eLearning.

Survey Says… Online Education’s Role in Membership Marketing

WBT Systems

E-learning programs can definitely help associations solve some of the challenges described in these two reports. We’ve talked before about the power of social proof in marketing your online learning programs. Collect testimonials, encourage and reward referrals, and nurture your relationship with program alumni. How else can your e-learning programs support membership marketing? Make sure your online learning programs are designed to provide that experience.

What Business Can Learn from Remote Teaching


A futurist’s out-of-the-box ideas on how education should develop provide inspiration for the training programs of today. – A streamed video lecture by a world-class professional expert will often be of superior quality than an in-person lecture by a local teacher. Or by thinking of in-person trainers as individual mentors who can follow up on video instruction.

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Leadership Qualities of a Millennial Leader

CLO Magazine

We learn best by being taught and mentored by those above us and want that relationship established. • Tech savvy: Many baby boomers learned to use a computer at work. To catch up, Welch instituted a reverse mentoring program at GE. He required more than 500 of his top executives to find a younger, tech-savvy Web mentor to teach them how to use the web and understand e-business.

eLearning Gives Your Employees the Skills of the Future


Businesses large and small from Pan-Africa to Indianapolis are scrambling to adjust to this rapidly developing media ecology and the seemingly endless stream of disruptive “startups” flipping industries on their head. It’s going to change everything yet again and add layers of depth to corporate training, coaching, mentoring, social media, and eLearning: Imagine how people will collaborate online in 2016.

Putting People First

CLO Magazine

One of the company’s existing methods to achieve this goal was its college tuition reimbursement program. However, only a few hundred of the company’s employees were taking advantage of the program. So he partnered with the Lumina Foundation, a private organization focused on increasing post-secondary education, to study the program. Kaplan and his team digested all this feedback and, in June 2018, rolled out the new Discover College Commitment program. “We

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)


One of the key grievances about the traditional learning approach is the time wasting nature of the programs. The trainer will be updating different learning resources and programs for the entire system promptly. Institutions that provide e-learning programs have the opportunity to design engaging and fun learning courses through games, interactive slides and use of videos.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)


One of the key grievances about the traditional learning approach is the time wasting nature of the programs. The trainer will be updating different learning resources and programs for the entire system promptly. Institutions that provide e-learning programs have the opportunity to design engaging and fun learning courses through games, interactive slides and use of videos.

How to Start an Online Coaching Business with Software Entrepreneur Coach Dan Martell Creator of SaaS Academy


Chris shares how he first learned about Dan when he enrolled in SaaS Academy , and what led Chris to the sale to enroll in that program from Dan. For the last four years, Dan has published a video on his YouTube channel every Monday where he would talk about business, and that eventually spiraled into his program called Elite Entrepreneur. Creating long-term programs is something Dan recommends for retaining great customers. And I pretty much canceled that program.

Continuing Education Providers: What’s Your Recipe for LMS Success?

Talented Learning

Continuing education providers offer a broad spectrum of learning experiences — from in-person classroom sessions, mentoring and on-the-job training to self-paced study in virtual and blended formats. Platforms should also include support for multiple social activities — including “following” learners, identifying experts and mentors, subscribing to user content channels, and liking/sharing/commenting on content.

Learning Systems RFP and Tier4 NexGen

eLearning 24-7

Then afterward the system continues to learn, through user actions, additional data streams added, etc. A video assessment is based on speech patters/words used when practicing a scenario, sales training techniques, customer service techniques to the coach/mentor/manager. It stands for experience application program interface. EXTRA! EXTRA!

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Association Learning Systems: Why and How to Invest in a Specialized LMS

Talented Learning

Currently, learning programs contribute nearly 25% of average non-dues association revenue, according to a 2017 Association Adviser poll. 1) Increased Revenue Streams. Join John Leh, CEO and Lead Analyst at Talented Learning as he hosts a panel discussion with experts who have developed successful online education programs based on highly customized learning platforms: Stephen Flatman, VP Examinations, AICPA.

Status Quo? Not This CLO

CLO Magazine

One of the first initiatives Gandarilla launched as CLO was the Education Advancement Program, an overarching project to streamline learning and increase quality and access to training for Texas Health employees. We saved $2 million in year one from that initiative alone, which has allowed us to implement new programs,” he said. In his three years as CLO, Gandarilla has also helped expand several of the organization’s leadership training programs, including Physician’s Lead!,

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Beyond the status quo: how enlightened CLOs can enable true employee readiness

CLO Magazine

As Julie Dervin, Cargill’s global head of corporate learning and development, told Harvard Business Review , “We really only had the capacity to reach about 10 percent to 15 percent of the total relevant population in a given year when delivering a particular learning program. We’re investing heavily in training initiatives, but the skills and knowledge taught in these programs aren’t sticking. There’s a massive shift underway in the world of learning and development.

Help Millennials Get Jobs: Offer Online Learning & Career Resources

WBT Systems

Create an online career center that features professional development programs and other career resources for young professionals. A targeted newsletter and streaming video series helps them build rapport with prospects. Use the career center to funnel millennials into your online learning programs. Include industry-relevant business management classes in your online programs. Invite these guests to live online and in-person programs for Q&As or panel discussions.

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