Learning Systems RFP and Tier4 NexGen

eLearning 24-7

I note this, because this post covers my new Learning Systems RFP Template , which includes the latest NexGen Tier 4 feature sets. Why one RFP instead of specific ones for LXP and LMS? This is far better than them receiving a 20 page RFP or 100 page RFP. Vendors who gripe, clearly have never experienced a 10 page or more RFI/RFP (and high page RFPs are common). . Built-in business intelligence component which is the metrics/data back-end of the system.

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

Talented Learning

Is the LMS RFP a Necessary Evil? A Request for Proposal (RFP) is one of the most widely used yet controversial tools for learning management systems buyers. The LMS RFP has developed a bad reputation because it is easily misunderstood. Shopping without an RFP may seem faster, easier and less complex, but your selection process will be subjective and loaded with assumptions that increase risk. Clients expect me to help them avoid RFP missteps.

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Podcast 19: Customer Education 101 – With Dave Derington of Azuqua

Talented Learning

They needed to streamline their RFP response process. Metrics. Customer Learning Extended Enterprise Talented Learning Show Podcast customer education customer education metrics customer learning systems Customer LMS customer success customer training content customer training programs how to create customer training Learning Management Systems LMS partner training product adoption software marketing software training what is customer education

3 xAPI learnings from LSCon: start small, iterate, build an ecosystem

Experience API

This was a theme echoed by RISC , HT2 Labs , TorranceLearning , Watershed , xapiapps , Riptide Software and our very own Chris Tompkins in his session, “ xAPI in your RFP.” Connecting the dots between the tools using xAPI can allow you to correlate learning experiences to meaningful metrics in your organization.

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Can you recommend an LMS?

eLearning 24-7

Yet, as I have often noted, it is rarely pushed upon in an RFP, let alone a demo. Folks seem fine with the vendor noting how awesome their support is, without extracting any metrics or verifiable data. . I’ve seen many a metric and viewed details that you the consumer would not have access to. You the consumer can use the support card as part of your RFP process, which I strongly recommend. . And many you can schedule a demo, send RFP, etc.

EdCast vs Degreed vs Fuse – The Analysis

eLearning 24-7

A VA component will always include a listing of overused words, words that are difficult to understand, a transcript with highlighted words (so the learner knows), and a form of metrics visual via data visualization on the learner screen. Ability for administrator to view MS Teams metrics.

Extended Enterprise LMS Buyers Companion – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

” Here’s how we respond… 7) Customer engagement metrics: What marketers can teach learning pros. Marketing consultant Laura Patterson outlines 3 key success metrics… 8) What’s the smartest path to the right LMS? Digital transformation consultant Daniel Newman weighs in… 11) Should you use an RFP when choosing an LMS? You’ll learn: How to develop a relevant business case and success metrics. When to issue an RFP (or not).

Product Review – Percipio by Skillsoft

eLearning 24-7

Analytics including “Program Value” – shows the ROI in terms of metrics that you can show. Except for the ROI metrics. Plus, on the metrics side there is way too many metrics for assignments. Page views is a typical metric you see in any LEP/LXP. And the Activity metric sort of does it. ROI metric s. Which does present metrics in an non-subjective manner.

How to Pick the WRONG Learning System

eLearning 24-7

I understand you do not want to hurt other people’s feelings or you have been notified that you have to ask all these departments for their suggestions, but no one ever says you have to take all that stuff and stick it into your RFP or documents or make it an important component of the decision making process. Impact of Learning, which is an ideal metric, works because it ties directly into the company’s goals for that year. A vendor will have these metrics.

Types of Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

IOL stands for impact of learning (an actual term for metrics that is better than ROI). Heavy use of metrics – A lot of metrics and analytical analysis here – going beyond learning platforms in general, and depending on the LMS, might exceed that too. . Has an LRS – this helps drive those metrics. IOLs examples: MyQuest (adding extensive metrics this year, learning quests, reports 60% engagement level – not content related.

Got LMS Implementation Questions? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

That’s one reason why we clarify buyer requirements in a formal RFP. The Tier 2 team is included only at key milestones such as RFP evaluation, demonstrations and proof of concept review. You’ll learn: How to develop a relevant business case and success metrics. When to issue an RFP (or not). Welcome back to our “Ask Me Anything” column!

Five Ways to Buy an LMS You Will Hate!

Talented Learning

Download one of many free LMS RFP templates, and you can quickly have 1000 “must have” requirements that you will never use – and 3 “nice to have” future requirements. Buyers quickly get to the point where they must send the RFP or potentially run out of time for selection and implementation in the budget year. So they send the RFP to too few or too many.

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Learning System Vendors Support Ratings

eLearning 24-7

While I have conducted random sampling (as you would have with any polls out there), and data collection as part of my LMS RFP Template (New version now out), I believe it needs to be expanded. It asks for metrics from the vendor. Vendors who fail to disclose any information, including metrics, will be called out in a future blog post (September). . Last question, before metrics. Metric Time. If you are like me, the importance of training should be paramount.

Top 10 Association LMS Features – 2020 Edition

Talented Learning

The realities of 2020 have accelerated their transformation at every stage of the learning systems life cycle from business case, requirements definition, RFP, contracting, deployment, content development, improvement – everything. Tips for meaningful reporting and success metrics.

Cornerstone-Saba Acquisition: What Does it Mean for LMS Customers?

Talented Learning

You’ll learn: How to develop a relevant business case and success metrics. When to issue an RFP (or not). Have you heard the news? Last week – less than two months into 2020 – one of the biggest acquisitions in learning systems history was announced.

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Virtual Learning: Rewriting the Playbook in Turbulent Times

Talented Learning

You’ll learn: How to develop a relevant business case and success metrics. When to issue an RFP (or not). Throw out your learning technology playbook. It’s time to write a new one. The Coronavirus is here and we’re all witnessing a plot twist of epic proportions. Isolation is the new norm and rapid change is everywhere. Naturally, we all feel uneasy (or worse) about the future. But how we respond is a mark of character.

How Can Associations Improve Member Education? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

You’ll learn: How to develop a relevant business case and success metrics. When to issue an RFP (or not). We’ve all heard about today’s rapidly changing workforce dynamics and the critical shortage of qualified labor. Almost daily, new statistics highlight the need for effective skills training and professional development. In this environment, you’d think associations would be bursting at the seams with participants in member education programs.

Talented Learning’s Greatest Hits – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

You’ll learn: How to develop a relevant business case and success metrics. When to issue an RFP (or not). It’s hard to believe another year has come and gone, let alone another decade! I’m not one to dwell on the past. But I do believe the past can inform the future.

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Craig Weiss on elearning peeves, trends and 70:20:10

Sponge UK

“There are enormous metric and big data possibilities and it could lead to something really visionary – a personalised learning experience for each learner.” There are enormous metric and big data possibilities and it could lead to something really visionary – a personalised learning experience for each learner. Craig Weiss tops the 2015 Movers & Shakers list for the corporate elearning industry.

Continuing Education: Will You Sell More CEUs With an LMS?

Talented Learning

It’s wise to map out all the interrelated parts of your CE selling process and use as the foundation for your LMS requirements and eventual RFP. You’ll also want to know your current/projected logins per month and per year, as well as the volume of courses purchased per month and per year or any other metrics you track. Now is the time to identify those missing metrics, so you can find a solution that will provide more complete, relevant and actionable information.

Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

You’ll learn: How to develop a relevant business case and success metrics. When to issue an RFP (or not). WELCOME TO EPISODE 26 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. EPISODE 26 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: Online learning has evolved so much over the years – it’s always eye-opening to talk with someone whose career has spanned all those phases.

Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook

WBT Systems

Your requirements list will help you to list the metrics by which you will measure the success of the technologies and resources you will use to deliver your program, and the suitability of different LMS platforms. You may choose to work with an analyst, use an RFP template, or keep the planning in-house, relying on the experience of your project team and input from your learners.

Is Your LMS License Model Misaligned? How to Avoid Costly Mistakes

Talented Learning

Throughout the last month, I’ve reviewed 12 RFP responses for 3 different LMS business scenarios: association learning, commercial training and corporate channel/customer education. 1) Registration Model – With a registration model, usage calculations can be based on any of several metrics: how many users log into the LMS, register for an instructor-led class or webinar, buy content or earn a certification. Making Sense of LMS License Models.

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

LMS RFP The Nature of Online Collaboration Connectivism and the modern learner Nursing Simulation in Second Life eLearning Course or Online Demo - which is better? Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time. Learning 2.0 - The Things How we read online. -

First Time Visitor Guide

Tony Karrer

Point Solutions vs. Suites and Composition Facebook Facebook as a Learning Platform Facebook Platform Other Popular Articles Horizontal Learning Web 2.0 - Consumer vs. Enterprise Use Video Format Comparison - Flash - WMV - Quicktime - Real eLearning Defined ROI and Metrics in eLearning eLearning Design - Posts about Designing eLearning Significant Work Needed to Help Instructional Designers Is Your eLearning Broken?

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What is an LXP and why do I want one?

eLearning 24-7

Metric challenged – Ugh it is bad. With Learn Amp, Coorpacademy and 360Learning, you can send them your RFP and schedule a demo within the platform. A colleague of mine attended a session this past week at ATD that covered LMS, LXP and LCMS (why LCMS was included? no idea). Anyway, he said that when the speaker asked how many people had heard of an LXP, only a couple of hands raised up.

Free learning & development webinars for April 2017

Limestone Learning

The webcast will explore trends in key learning metrics, including: Direct learning expenditure. Maria will also look at these key metrics for ATD’s 2016 BEST Award–winning organizations, which were recognized for their commitment to talent development. So what are the right questions to ask in a video platform RFP? What type of analytical approaches should be used to deliver desired metrics. Data and technology considerations for setting the right metrics.

Free learning & development webinars for May 2017

Limestone Learning

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 10AM – 11AM PT: 7 Best Practices for Your Moodle RFP The request-for-proposal (RFP) process can be time-consuming, but can also yield meaningful results. In your search for the Moodle LMS, a targeted RFP can identify the candidates that best address your organization’s exact needs and wants—if the questions and structure are correctly tailored to solicit the right information. How to track the right metrics and make data-driven decisions.

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Tony Karrer

for Learning Professionals Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 Test SCORM Courses with an LMS Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples Training Method Trends Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis SCORM Test Web 2.0 2008 Prediction #6 => Metrics-Driven Performance and Learning Interventions My article coming out in January will spark discussion around what is actually a quite common model.

Breakthrough eLearning: We Need More Talented Jugglers

Breakthrough eLearning

Breakthrough eLearning Reflections on how to break through some of the barriers that prevent the achievement of excellence in eLearning.The 5-E Framework: Establish Value / Effect Change / Engage Stakeholders & Learners / Experiment / Evaluate Results Thursday, July 27, 2006 We Need More Talented Jugglers When we talk with organizations that are having difficulties meeting their eLearning goals, it always seems to me that they are missing a key indgredient for success: a talented juggler.

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#29 to #11 Learning Systems for 2019

eLearning 24-7

Other items include machine learning, but the administrator cannot change the weights and points (a minus), digital signature capability in the mobile app, can create KPIs and measure them via metrics and multiple catalog support (many vendors do not support). In my LMS RFP template, Cornerstone LS scored a perfect 100 in the machine learning category, as well as mobile, including built-in scan for badges – but it requires the Tribridge Attendance Integration Module (AIM).