Why completion rates are no longer the metric of success in modern learning

Kineo

When you’re looking to develop a holy grail of just in time information and resources for your learners, don’t be surprised when they dip in and out, abandon mid-module, or skip to page three of a PDF. Unless we’re talking compliance or a course awarding credentials , a drop in course completions might actually be a good thing. The whole point of pulling your learners in and delivering at the point of need is that you’re providing what your people need to do their jobs.

Using Metrics That Matter

eLearning Weekly

instructor-led classes and online courses), there are two main types of metrics: transactional data and user data. This is where we get into Kirkpatrick’s levels of evaluation , the Success Case Evaluation Method (PDF) , and other classification systems. MTM Product Sheet (PDF When it comes to measuring the impact of training events (ex. Transactional data is all about numbers. For example, it tells you how many people completed a class in a given time period.

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MagicBoxTM is Exhibiting at ISTE 2019

MagicBox

The platform is equipped with a state-of-the-art conversion tool, which can convert PDF files to high-fidelity, IDPF compliant, ePub3 format , with a click of a button. They can identify and solve knowledge gaps through various options, such as embedding assessments or video and audio links in the content, for greater engagement metrics. Event : International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2019. Date: June 23-26, 2019. Venue: Philadelphia. Booth No: 251.

Publishing for the Mobile – Dos and Don’ts

MagicBox

Keep a close eye on the metrics: The main reason for shifting from PDF to using digital assets is the ability to keep a tab on real-time metrics. Produce only a PDF or flipbook: With a majority of the global online traffic originating from a mobile device, optimization of mobile content needs to become a priority. We’re not just dependent on our smartphones, we’re downright addicted to it.

Yo Quiero Learning! Taco Bell Spices Up Training

CLO Magazine

In addition to hyperlinks and videos/sound clips that can be included in an interactive PDF, Inkdocs include flashcards, quizzes, self-assessments, timelines and more. That shift is critical and it’s often hard to do because people have often invested a lot in a PDF or static format, and they are sometimes afraid to step away from it,” Williamson said. Ghosts of menus past include the Naked Chicken Chalupa, Cheetos Burrito and Chicken Biscuit Taco.

HRExaminer

Jay Cross

Jay’s new un-book Working Smarter (available in on-demand paperback or PDF download ) examines how to boost an organization’s collective brainpower. Don’t forget that you can buy the online copy, save some money, kill one less tree and convert the PDF into an online book reader for your iPhone, Android phone and many others. - Julian Seery Gude , HRExaminer Collaborator and Editorial Advisory Board Member.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. A PDF document. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. They can turn to Blogs, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. to find learning content.

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Learning Management System Vs. Training Management System: What’s Right For Your Organization?

Cloudshare

Both TMSs and LMSs aim to help instructors virtually organize course content, which can range from PowerPoint presentations to PDF documentation and video conferencing features. Collecting performance metrics.

Product Review – Instilled LXP

eLearning 24-7

LRS on the back-end, Watershed – let the metrics flow (more on this in a few). Tie a PPT or a PDF to the video as it runs – matching section or clip by clip. How many times it was viewed, some general metrics – that end users can see, number of resources (i.e. Yes, you can have the match of a PDF, PPT, etc. Again, as noted earlier, the system right now only offers video as the content (but you can have a PPT or PDF, etc. Metrics.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. A PDF document. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. They can turn to Blogs, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. to find learning content.

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Using DRM to Securely Distribute Textbooks Online

Kitaboo

Convert to PDF: You can convert your files into PDF format before uploading onto the Internet. A PDF is more secure than a Word file as it supports data encryption and so offers a secure transfer of content on the Internet.

Why Is Sales Enablement Training So Important?

Cloudshare

Recording metrics like sales cycle lengths, staff performance, and sales quotas. Whether it’s a PDF guide or a webinar, make your resources applicable to the entire sales team.

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Starting from the end

Clark Quinn

The important point is starting with a business metric. The blog post is the short version, but I also wrote this rather longer and more rigorous paper (PDF), and I’m inclined think it’s one of my more important contributions to design (to date ;). Week before last, Will Thalheimer and I had another one of our ‘debates’, this time on the Kirkpatrick model (read the comments, too!). We followed up last week with a live debate.

4 Steps to Measure the ROI of Informal Learning

Allego

There are no metrics or documentation to share. What’s the overall impact on business metrics? Organizations use different metrics. As a manager, you may be missing out on one of the most valuable training tools: the interactions your salespeople are having.

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The Essential Guide to Learning Analytics in the Age of Big Data

Lambda Solutions

What metrics and sources to use in implementing learning analytics. This data can be sorted, filtered, and correlated to specific metrics, such as activity and course completions. That means selecting the right metrics on actual job performance data—not just training performance.

Using DRM to Securely Distribute Textbooks Online

Kitaboo

Convert to PDF: You can convert your files into PDF format before uploading onto the Internet. A PDF is more secure than a Word file as it supports data encryption and so offers a secure transfer of content on the Internet.

Human-Centered Training: One L&D Trend to Rule Them All?

Bottom-Line Performance

Businesses obviously have goals to meet and metrics to hit, and employees are responsible for making it happen. They might find it hard to log in to a training portal, or pinch to zoom in on a PDF on their mobile device. Pretend for a moment that your target learner is a field sales rep named Kate. She has packed her schedule with customer visits.

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Getting What You Need from Learning Assessments

CD2 Learning

Does it provide comprehensive and just-in-time assessment metrics/analytics through standard or customized reporting at various organizational levels? Can reports be printed or exported in.xls or pdf.? Assessments, once considered the end of a learning process, strategically provide benefits throughout the entire learning journey. Is your organization using assessments to your greatest advantage? Assessments are powerful tools for increasing employee engagement and behavior change.

LEARNNOVATORS PRESENTS SUCCESS STORY AT FOCUSON LEARNING 2016

Learnnovators

It is made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides, and leverages the power of QR codes to provide support to learners in their moment of need. Within nine months of implementation, MPSS brought about stunning results for MTAB in all three business metrics identified for the program. Chennai (India). Srividya Kumar, Co-founder of Learnnovators, took the stage at FocusOn Learning 2016, and presented a case study session to attendees.

Top 50 Learning System Rankings (#39-#21)

eLearning 24-7

For the upper tier packages (excluding the “base” if you will), the system can convert (when you upload) any PDF, document, video, etc. Multi-tenant, e-commerce is good, mastery learning (aka knowledge reinforcement or tasks) is good, converts PDFs, video, PPT automatically into SCORM content (rare with PDF). Watershed LRS is built into the system, a major victory for metrics and analytics. #25 Analytics data and metrics are fantastic.

LEARNNOVATORS WINS DEVLEARN 2015 HYPERDRIVE CONTEST FOR MOBILE PERFORMANCE SUPPORT SYSTEM

Learnnovators

It is made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides, and leverages the power of QR codes to provide support to learners in their moment of need. Within nine months of implementation, MPSS brought about stunning results for MTAB in all three business metrics identified for the program. Chennai (India).

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

The most amazing metric, though, comes from the American Library Association which says that by 2020, information on the Internet will be doubling every 15 minutes. A PDF document. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. They can turn to Blogs, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. to find learning content.

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Getting what you need from your learning assessments?

CD2 Learning

Does it provide comprehensive and just-in-time assessment metrics/analytics through standard or customized reporting at various organizational levels? Can reports be printed or exported in.xls or pdf.? Assessments, once considered the end of a learning process, strategically provide benefits throughout the entire learning journey. Is your organization using assessments to your greatest advantage? Assessments are powerful tools for increasing employee engagement and behavior change.

10 Free Quiz Maker

Ed App

EasyTestMaker can also export all your test questionnaires, analytics, and students’ results to PDF or Word, which is perfect if you also want to have a printed copy of your training materials. Upon completion, it also produces data analysis based on 85 metrics. .

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Learnnovators Wins GOLD @ Brandon Hall Excellence Awards

Learnnovators

MPSS (or Mobile Performance Support System) is a mobile app-based performance support solution made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides. Apps for scanning QR codes, playing videos and viewing PDF files. Three business metrics had been identified based on MTAB’s pain points. Learnnovators wins GOLD! We are excited to announce that we have won Gold in the 2015 Brandon Hall Excellence Awards in the ‘Best Use of Performance Support’ category.

NexGen Learning Systems T-Grid 2019-20

eLearning 24-7

Download the PDF version of the T-Grid. . Good Data can capture over 300 metrics of data, although that is not available or presented in the system itself. Analytical data is a weakness in terms of metrics capture, and at one time say in 2017, they were truly a great NexGen system.

Linkedin Learning Product Review

eLearning 24-7

Metrics – Simplified, this is not a platform for robust metrics visible on the screen (because you have to download them), and even then the robustness overall isn’t there. “4 Ways to Engage your Workforce,” which BTW was a PDF file. PDF file – Engage? Metrics and Reporting. That’s right, you cannot see any of the additional reporting metrics within LL. . LinkedIn Learning to me is a digital learning platform.

Webinar - Driving Self-Service Success in Technical Support

Adobe Captivate

Self-service Knowledgebases today are mostly based on text based formats - PDF, Doc and HTML. In this webinar, we will talk about how Captivate has helped create rich media content/videos in knowledgebases to deliver great results on self-service metrics and improving training efficiencies - with no special skills required. Context - Self-service success is at an all-time low with an industry average of 40%.

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7 Best Digital Publishing Platforms for Your Business

Kitaboo

Analytics to track app usage, engagement and conversion metrics. YUDU lets you publish online with HTML, PDF, audio-video content to web, iOS, Windows, and Android.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. Elearning can also include any combination of the above (for example, a course might have a series of PDF files to download and read; then a click-through, packaged course to take; followed by an automatically graded quiz). And some, like Lectora and SoftChalk (PDF, 2.7 PDF documents can be checked using tools such as PAC3.

4 Steps to Sales Content Creation and Management from a Solutions Marketer

Zunos

What to do: Monitor which content types (case studies, ebooks, whitepapers, analyst reports), topics, and formats (presentation, PDF, video) and look for trends in engagement to determine where to focus sales content creation efforts next. Remember those baseline metrics from earlier?

The Best Retail LMS for Enterprise Brands: How to Onboard Employees Quickly and Boost Engagement

Zunos

How you use these features to incentivize your teams is up to you — you could base ‘employee of the month’ recognition on these metrics, or offer a prize to whoever finishes the retail training or compliance training with the best score.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. Elearning can also include any combination of the above (for example, a course might have a series of PDF files to download and read; then a click-through, packaged course to take; followed by an automatically graded quiz). And some, like Lectora and SoftChalk (PDF, 2.7 PDF documents can be checked using tools such as PAC3.

Free Sales Tools Reps Can’t Live Without

Xyleme

Our top picks are: Adobe Sign (14-day free trial): Ideal for existing Adobe users, Adobe Sign comes packaged with Acrobat, allowing you to add legally binding e-signatures to PDF documents. Like the elusive Yeti or the Loch Ness Monster, free sales tools might seem like the stuff of folklore.

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A Conversation with Reuben Tozman

Kapp Notes

This tool is very learner centric allowing learners to search for, retrieve, recompile and reorganize legacy content into different materials in either mobile, eLearning or PDF formats. Legacy content includes PPT files that are broken up and tagged slide by slide, Microsoft Word documents that can be tagged at the paragraph, image or even word level, images, videos, PDF’s and flash assets.

A Comprehensive Guide to Creating Interactive Workbooks for Schools

Kitaboo

Typically, if the material is ready in a Word or PDF document, the software allows you to import it easily. Include Evaluation Metrics.

Why Most Organizations Struggle With Mobile Sales Enablement (And How to Fix It)

Zunos

If you download a PDF and send it to your client, that usage data is lost, and can skew company wide insights. For example, if you just sent the client your “About Us” PowerPoint, Bigtincan’s SalesAI feature could recommend a PDF that other sales reps typically send in similar situations.