A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Your training portal should be accessible on all these browsers.
LMS – a Learning Portal that adapts to your Changing Needs
DECEMBER 10, 2015
An LMS provides just that and, in addition, it allows you to create coursework, distribute it and manage curriculum, training, and evaluation tools from anywhere and on any device. LMS proves to be a powerful tool, especially for corporates that are into consulting services and specialize in staffing and training the workforce to become industry-ready. Better – With tighter LMS integration with the collaborative platforms in software and messaging frameworks.
What’s Your Learning Tool Stack?
JUNE 14, 2016
I woke up this morning thinking about the tools we use at various levels. Seriously, this is important, as the tools we use and provide through the organization impact the effectiveness with which people can work. From there, we talk about team tools.
Mobile Devices in Learning: Utilizing the Ubiquitous Platform for Corporate Learning
JULY 9, 2015
One of the many strengths of the mobile platform is that it really is the primary portal for social communication for many professionals, who are always connected on the social media. Mobile Devices are an indispensable part of our people’s life – both at work and home.
State of the LMS 2012
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Consumers also made the same request on the learning platform side too.
What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”
DECEMBER 3, 2014
In short, it’s the learning delivery platform. Or maybe they want to make something completely new but don’t have the tools they need. Can they build a new course without buying an authoring tool?
Using a Learning Management System as a Communication Platform
AUGUST 21, 2012
If you have administrative access to a learning management system (LMS) that contains the ability to send custom messages to learners, you have at your fingertips a powerful communication tool.
Why an LMS Needs Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) Functionality
DECEMBER 28, 2016
After spending considerable money and effort launching a learning management system (LMS) or other eLearning platform, organizational leaders want users to be delighted with their eLearning experiences. What Is Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI)?
E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen
JUNE 10, 2011
Recently, I conducted an emerging technology survey related to e-learning and the results show that end users are utilizing technology more then ever before and are seeking product features that LMS and content authoring tools, do not offer at this current time. Learning Platforms & Emerging Technology. Again, in an upcoming presentation and blog, online gaming will be explored, data from respondents show they are seeking this feature in learning platforms.
Benefits of moving your online learning platform to the Cloud
AUGUST 29, 2016
And, more specifically, is moving your online learning platform to the Cloud a good idea? If you are one of those businesses, the question is not whether you should invest in an eLearning platform and/or the Cloud, but rather: why did it take you so long?
Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect
DECEMBER 24, 2014
Konnect- true to its name, Origin Konnect is a next generation social learning platform that helps organizations develop a training and development culture that literally “connects” employees as they learn.
Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!
MARCH 15, 2016
Which brings us to the question as to the start of how to craft, design, and lay the foundation of using the social media platform as an effective engagement tool in the sphere of learning? What if the social learning platform can track, measure, and even predict a learner’s behavior?
Getting Started with Online Member Education
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
I often lament that “if only I’d had more time and access to the tools that would have helped, I could have made a bigger difference.” Will I need a tool to do that? Will you need a separate content authoring tool?
Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
Open SSL is an open source encryption tool used by almost every ecommerce site on the internet to secure data. If it’s free, it may be because it’s an over-simplified bare bones LMS, counting on you to customize and make the platform what it should be.
Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)
JUNE 3, 2015
It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. On the other hand, the 140-character limit makes Twitter a handy platform for micro-learning.
This is not (fill in the blank)
JUNE 11, 2012
If you listen to content authoring tool vendors who have added the capability of HTML5 it is easy to misunderstand what some are saying is not what you assume to be true. The assumption is that the product can output to HTML5, yet this is hardly true for the vast majority of authoring tools.
LMS State of Affairs
AUGUST 1, 2014
Learning Platforms. Built-in authoring tool – If you are expecting something like Storyline, forget it – not there yet; unless vendor has a partnership with an authoring tool vendor – example: Claro. Video courses without being wrapped in an authoring tool. I don’t care if you call your solution a learning system, learning platform, something that is so strange that people go “what?” A learning community or hub or portal.
CASE Professional Development Portal
MARCH 5, 2014
Additionally, CASE sought a solution that included a built-in rapid content authoring tool for authoring self-paced and facilitated course content. Create future courses quickly and easily by using Knowledge Direct’s built-in rapid content authoring tool.
How to MOOC: Technology-Enabled Learning Tools, Part 1
Your Training Edge
JUNE 7, 2013
The recent explosion of massive open online courses (MOOCs) in higher education has brought with it a whole new set of technology-enabled learning tools. Today, through computers and mobile devices, education can happen anywhere and at any time, and learning involves students not only actively engaging with the content, but also using various tools and platforms to interact with instructors and fellow learners.
Gamification of the LMS – A Step Towards Evolution of the Modern LMS
NOVEMBER 16, 2014
While applying gaming in learning content, we create timed quizzes, mazes and other such learning tools, which award the learner points, badges or other collectibles. Special privileges in the portal : In addition to collectible discounts and badges, some learners have other motivators.
5 Knowledge Management Tools to Consider
WalkMe Training Station
JUNE 25, 2015
That is why it is imperative for companies to have the best knowledge management tools; so that every individual gains the ability to use the right knowledge to work more effectively and efficiently, improve the bottom line and understand the products. The best tools to try should easily integrate with your platform and therefore should include features, which enhance knowledge sharing throughout your organization and streamline the process of knowledge management.
FEBRUARY 17, 2010
You want to provide a platform for this knowledge to be shared, discussed, and build upon. I hear it all the time: I ask “are you using portals? I use portal as the overarching term as well (also including discussion forums, blogs, profiles…). Typically, each business unit is providing a portal of their information for others to use. Though fortunately that’s now being baked into most tools.).
CAS eLearning Portal for CME
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
However, CAS found its current online learning platform difficult to maintain and use. There were also many time-consuming, manual processes, including manual verification of non-members and double login to the education portal from CAS’s website.
ICAAP eLearning Portal for CME
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
Digitec’s Knowledge Direct® Med platform proved to be the perfect eLearning solution for ICAAP. With the portal and web-based courses in place, physicians are now able to earn CME credit and MOC Part IV credits through the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP).
Online Courses Are Golden: Can an LMS Help Your Business Cash In?
MARCH 10, 2017
” The functionality needed to coordinate and deliver mandatory student and employee education is vastly different from the tools that attract voluntary learners and persuade them to pay for training. Client-specific portals with relevant content and branding.
A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012
DECEMBER 19, 2012
Sadly though many still are in the dark on true mobile learning – i.e. not accessing their platform via a mobile web browser. Authoring Tools – With only a small sample of vendors that are SaaS based, pickings are slim. OnPoint Digital – M-Learning platform.
5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning
AUGUST 12, 2014
This truly demonstrates the power of social media as a platform of communication. But today, all forward thinking organizations are open to harnessing the immense potential of social media platforms to increase the effectiveness of their learning solutions.
How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning
MARCH 8, 2010
In a couple of years, microblogging tools have become very popular. Twitter has become the number 1 tool for learning in just three years – voted by hundreds of learning professionals in this survey at Jane Hart’s site. All these tools have functionality that’s similar to Twitter.
Answering your LMS Questions
JULY 9, 2012
The ones who may not are those who identify themselves as “Training mgt systems and alike” – because they are really focused on the course authoring tool and are not a LMS in the true sense of the word. Virtual classrooms, which is the same as virtual meetings or webinars – often seen with an integrated platform such as WebEx, GoTo Meeting or their own proprietary one. Authoring Tools.
E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There
JANUARY 20, 2011
Accepts any courses built in any content authoring tools that are SCORM & AICC compliant – so you can upload and sell your courses that you built in Articulate, Captivate, even open source authoring tools (but they must be standards compliant). It is not a marketplace like Odijoo, where you are stuck within their platform after purchasing your courses, and having to use their system – or as it they pitch it, creating your own “campus or company center.
Udemy for you and me
AUGUST 12, 2013
It seems like every time you blink, another free tool becomes available to help you create online learning resources. One of them is Udemy – a web-based platform that enables anyone to create and deliver online courses for free. I found it to be a simple yet powerful tool.
JULY 6, 2011
Extended Enterprise – aka Multi-Tenet, Portals-Sub Portals. Course Authoring Tool . Next week: Product Review – Saba Social Learning Platform. Craig Weiss E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning elearning 24/7 LCMS learning portal LMS m-learning craig weiss elearning vendors identifying a LMS LMQ questions lms vendors selecting a LMSWelcome, Welcome. How are you today? Audience: We are Fine – Craig! Glad to hear that.
Sales Team Portal for Content and Expert Access
OCTOBER 12, 2009
I wanted to share some discussions I've recently had around an interesting project where the company provided the sales team a collaboration, content distribution and expert access portal. Clearly, they wanted/needed the knowledge-exchange platform to be easy to use.
Change Management Efforts Are At The Heart Of e-Learning Success: 4 Tried And Tested Ways
MAY 24, 2016
Once the needs of learners are identified, proactive steps can be taken to make the learner comfortable with new platform of learning. Design the learning portal to increase learning ease: The e-learning portal should have a modern look that excites learners and be easy to work on.