Malicious metrics

Clark Quinn

Like others, I have been seduced by the “what X are you” quizzes on FaceBook. I certainly understand why they’re compelling, but I’ve begun to worry about just why they’re so prevalent. And I’m a wee bit concerned. People like to know things about themselves.

Return on Learning Metrics

Origin Learning

When return on learning (RoL) metrics include evidence of positive impact on business outcomes, Learning &Development, as a function, moves to becoming a strategic business enabler! “What doesn’t get measured, doesn’t get done” – so goes the saying!

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Top 10 Training Metrics

Your Training Edge

If you’re not sure where to start, these Top Ten Training Metrics can help. If you are a training manager or company stakeholder looking for ways to measure the effectiveness of your programs, these ten metrics are a great place to start. Dollar figures and unit sales make good metrics, but be sure to balance any metric with other factors that can influence sales numbers. ROI has long been a “catch all” metric.

Retail Training Tips That Improve Key Business Metrics

TOPYX LMS

Those services can help retail companies improve key metrics like: Online Training LMS Retail TrainingRetail employees help generate a large portion of a business’ revenue by helping shoppers find what they need, suggesting additional purchases, and providing exceptional customer service.

[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin will discuss learnings from their recent study, and share her insights on the state of Customer Education. They'll dig into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

7 Key Metrics When Tracking Simulation Training

eLearning Industry

Coming up with the right metrics is your main goal. In this article, I share 7 key metrics for training success! eLearning Design and Development Employee Performance Free eLearning eBooks Metrics Tracking Techniques In eLearning

The Prehistoric Learning Metric Still Roaming the Earth Today

Absorb LMS

Defying the odds of extinction, this metric is still very much in use today, demanded by governments, regulatory bodies, and some learning departments that are still doing things the way they did 30 years ago. The Hours of Learning Completed metric now makes very little sense.

How To Ditch Vanity Metrics For Actionable Metrics For Better eLearning

Lambda Solutions

As the digital age has revolutionized the big data and eLearning industries, it's become easier than ever for educators in the eLearning space to track the various metrics of their students.

Customer Engagement Metrics: What Marketers Can Teach Learning Pros

Talented Learning

Today we feature engagement metrics advice from Laura Patterson , President of VisionEdge Marketing. Why Do Engagement Metrics Matter? In other words, according to Gallup research , engagement metrics matter. 3 Powerful Engagement Metrics.

What Are Your Training Metrics Actually Measuring?

Your Training Edge

Much has been written on the subject and many experts have weighed in on what they consider to be the most crucial training metrics ( here are my top 10 ). Still others have argued for separating behavior metrics from performance metrics, and other modifications.

The Modern Essentials for Sales Onboarding Effectiveness

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, Founder & Sales Transformation Architect, Transforming Sales Results LLC

Traditional sales onboarding methods have not produced a strong return on investment or moved the needle on the sales metrics that matter. The way that top-performing organizations onboard new employees has changed significantly over the last five years.

eLearning Reports: 3 LMS Metrics That Indicate Course Effectiveness

TOPYX LMS

LMS learners waste up to 40 percent of their time due to "frustrating experiences" with online courses, per eLearning Industry.

Metrics for Measuring Training Effectiveness

KnowledgeCity

There is a lot of buzz about metrics when it comes to e-learning, but do you understand what metrics are in relation to your training program? That’s why it is critical to have metrics in place whenever you provide e-learning opportunities for your workers.

Taking Action Based On Learner Metrics

LearnDash

More importantly, are the metrics in-line with your expectation of how far along these learners should be within the course? A major part of learning management is reporting. For many organizations it is important for them to see if their employees have compelted certain training.

5 Essential Training Management Metrics

Administrate

It’s a familiar problem – data. Lots and lots of data. A spreadsheet for one customer, another for a group of students/learners, one for that project and so on. The wealth of data that a modern training operation generates can be quite overwhelming and data overload is rapidly becoming one of the principal productivity Read More. All Training Tips

View from the C-Suite: ROI and the Triple Bottom Line of Learning

Speaker: Jerry Zandstra, Co-Founder, Inno-Versity, and Miriam Taylor, Chief Learning Strategist, Inno-Versity

One of the secrets of the C-suite is that they are always dealing with scarcity. Money spent in one place cannot be spent in another. One hundred thousand dollars spent on learning will not be available to spend on marketing or hiring, or any one of several dozen other budget items. Join Miriam Taylor and Dr. Jerry Zandstra as they take a look at learning, training, and development from the C-suite perspective!

Training Mojo: How to Align Training Metrics with Company Metrics

Your Training Edge

Summary: Training metrics are vital to your department’s operations, but if they aren’t aligned with the company, you’re creating confusion and an inability to measure. Follow five steps to help you align your department’s metrics with the company’s metrics. But, if your metrics do not align with the company’s overall metrics, how can you measure your department’s actual contribution? Now you can create your metrics.

The Most Beneficial Learning Metrics for eLearning and Why You Should Track Them

Lambda Solutions

Metrics has been a buzzword in education circles for some time, and for good reason. The learning metrics that educators track can have a huge impact on how effective their learning experiences are, and thus hold an immense amount of power.

Employee Accountability and Performance Metrics

KnowledgeCity

Using performance metrics to increase employee accountability could provide essential motivation for improvement. This is where performance metrics come into play. What are performance metrics ? A good performance metric also provides hard data and measures quantities within a pre-determined range so that you can help employees find ways to improve their own performance. Even when using the above steps, sometimes performance metrics still go awry.

Project Management: Metrics and Variances

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

" The precursors for measuring are 1) Setting the guidelines and standards; 2) Managing the project; 3) Capturing the metrics; and 4) Usability. Capturing the metrics.  Metrics can be captured for measuring productivity, defect density, budgeting or cost, etc. The  The following metrics analysis should be carried out for projects (overall and phase-wise where applicable), and corrective action taken when required. by Kiranmayee Pamarthy.

From Sales Enablement to Sales Performance: Moving the Needle on the Metrics That Matter

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, Founder & Sales Transformation Architect, Transforming Sales Results LLC

What’s missing is a clear focus on driving measurable improvement in sales performance and the expertise required to truly move the needle on the metrics that matter.

Employee Training Metrics: 7 Ways HR Experts Use Them

Kitaboo

But there has to be other means for tracking employee training metrics. Metrics are a standard of measurement which is used to assess the performance of your employees based on what they have learned and their ability to apply it skillfully.

What are the Best Success Metrics for L&D?

Growth Engineering

The success metrics of training are somewhat clouded, however. The post What are the Best Success Metrics for L&D? L&D Evaluation behaviour change success metricsWith some things in life, it’s easy to see how effort equates to success. The more a houseplant has been tended to, the healthier and bigger it looks. A footballer scoring a goal is down to years of rigorous practice (or the goalkeeper’s lack of).

4 Training Effectiveness Metrics to Track Your L&D Fitness

Absorb LMS

Check out these four metrics to see if you have a healthy pulse on achieving your learning and development and business goals. For sales reps, you can directly tie L&D to the bottom line by reviewing specific metrics like number of sales orders secured and the actual value of sales made post-training. Additionally, competency metrics offer insights into how much material was retained or if it flew in one ear and out the other.

Adding Interactive Transcripts Boosts Key Learning Metrics

Learning Solutions Magazine

Adding Interactive Transcripts Boosts Key Learning Metrics. pamela-hogle. Wed, 08/07/2019 - 01:00

Leveraging Training to Go Beyond with Sales Enablement

Speaker: Matthew Hawk, VP of Instructional Design and Training Delivery, Synchrony

Whether you’re pitching a new training program, improving your onboarding process, or working to move a key metric, the trick is to optimize content creation and deployment for maximum results. In this webinar, Matthew Hawk, VP of Instructional Design & Training Delivery at Synchrony, will lay out a schematic for Sales Enablement, and demonstrate where training should fit in your overall strategy.

The Key Metric to Measure the Success of Your Online Courses

Client Engagement Academy

Selecting Metrics For Training Evaluation and Calculating ROI

Dashe & Thomson

So, what can we do to identify metrics to help discover the training program ROI? Measuring impact is important for those responsible for evaluating the success of their organization’s training programs. However, it can be cost-prohibitive and resource-intensive to obtain data needed to analyze the program’s impact. Training Evaluation

ROI: The Most Difficult Metric!

Ontuitive

Do you know what the impact of your training efforts are on the organization? Are you measuring them? "Of Of course!" you say. "We We have all kinds of data supporting what we do!"

6 eLearning Metrics You Should Be Measuring

eLearning Company

See the list below or … Continue reading "6 eLearning Metrics You Should Be Measuring". The post 6 eLearning Metrics You Should Be Measuring appeared first on The eLearning Blog.

Partnering Well on a Rapid Timeline

Speaker: Becci Zweirs, Learning Projects Leader, Inno-Versity, Miriam Taylor, Chief Learning Strategist, Inno-Versity, and Pam Whetstone, Training Development Manager, Williams-Sonoma

Any eLearning professional can tell you that each project has its own unique challenges - but no matter what you're facing, those who have been there before can help. Join experts from Inno-Versity and William-Sonoma for an in-depth case study that will take you from discovery to creation and deployment of a complex eLearning project, all in 9 months using in-house resources.

WEBINAR: Tracking Learning Metrics that Matter

PlatCore

What Learning Management Metrics really matter to your company? The post WEBINAR: Tracking Learning Metrics that Matter appeared first on PlatCore, LLC. Join us to learn the first step to getting core insights on your training program.

Social Media Metrics

Clark Quinn

I continue to get asked about social learning metrics. Until we get around to a whitepaper or something on metrics, here’re some thoughts: Frankly, the problem with Kirkpatrick (sort of like with LMS’ and ADDIE, *drink*) is not in the concept, but in the execution. Frankly, even activity is a metric. Metrics for informal learning aren’t rocket science, but instead mapping of best principles into specific contexts.

How Does Your LMS Metrics Measure Up?

TalentLMS

It’s a sad statistic: LMS are not measuring metrics as expected! Intelligent metrics are needed for intelligent systems. Online training providers and schools are now looking into external metric measuring tools to integrate in their existing LMS infrastructure.

The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI

mLevel

Why is ROI not a commonly used metric for success in learning? There is simply no reason that a learning program – be it in compliance, onboarding, sales, or leadership – can’t be measured and tied off against internal systems that drive true business KPI metrics. If so, what should their performance metrics be? The post The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI appeared first on mLevel.

View from the Learning Team: ROI and the Triple Bottom Line of Learning

Speaker: Andrea Mikulenas, Instructional Design Team Lead, Inno-Versity, and Miriam Taylor, Chief Learning Strategist, Inno-Versity

As a learning leader, you are regularly faced with a dilemma: prioritize the needs of the learners, or succumb to the budgetary demands and deadlines of the C-suite? This proverbial tug-of-war is a constant in learning development - but it doesn't have to be. Join Miriam Taylor and Andrea Mikulenas of Inno-Versity as they dive into the second layer of the Triple Bottom Line of eLearning – the Learning Leaders!