Rebalancing Your Training Portfolio

Your Training Edge

Being a corporate trainer, I have conducted a number of training sessions, programs and activities in my career. All this make my training portfolio. Your training portfolio is like a vast garden with a lot of new and upcoming flowers, each with different shape and objective.

30+ Ideas for eLearning Portfolio Samples

Experiencing eLearning

Whether you’re working freelance or looking for a full-time job, you need a portfolio. For example, the Instructional Designer or eLearning Developer demo in my portfolio is based on an activity I originally created for a health care client.

How to Create an E-Learning Portfolio

Rapid eLearning

In recent posts, we discussed why you need a portfolio for personal development and to manage your professional career. The obvious next question is what tools and resources should I use to build a portfolio? What Goes in the Portfolio? Where is the Portfolio Hosted?

Present the Perfect Design Portfolio at Your Job Interview (Video Included)

Adobe Captivate

And you bring a portfolio that is a visual representation of your story. Here are some tips to help you assemble your design portfolio: Your design samples are not the main focus of your job interview. Think of your portfolio as a prop.

What is the Moodle Educator Certification Program and Why Should You Attend?

eThink Education

Brought to you by the Moodle HQ team, the Moodle Educator Certification Program teaches Moodlers the most important tips on how to leverage specific tools within the platform in order to create successful eLearning programs and meet instructional goals.

Social Awareness Program For Instructional Design Degree

Nick Leffler

I recently began a new consulting job with the Master’s program I got my degree from. It’s the MSIDT program at California State University Fullerton (CSUF). I love self-deprecation on occasion may be aware that I’ve created a course on how to build a portfolio and blog similar to this. It’s a necessity to have a blog and depending on your type of work, possibly a portfolio too. I went through the program and I don’t regret it one bit.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Online Portfolios

Learning Visions

Thursday, August 02, 2007 Online Portfolios Jennifer Madrell shows us a great example of an online portofolio , which she calls a "svelte and sparkly version of this blog - that is a requirement and capstone project at Indiana University." Hi Cammy I havent got an online portfolio for myself.

Portfolio Web Site

eLearning Blender

I put together a portfolio website with my newly learned Dreamweaver skills. My intentions of the portfolio website is to share some of my work and tell you a little more about who I am. This is definitely a rough draft, as it is going to be an ongoing project throughout the ed tech program at San Diego State. My Portfolio SiteAt this point, it doesn't contain much but ultimately it will contain a collection of my work in instructional design.

How Your Skills Can Change the World & Help Build a Professional Portfolio

Rapid eLearning

A great way to grow your skills and add to your portfolio is by volunteering to build courses. In a previous post I discussed the Global Giveback program and how it can be a win-win for you and the organization you support. Other relevant posts : Why you need a portfolio.

Instructional Design Certificate or Masters Degree

Experiencing eLearning

A certificate from a great program is probably more valuable than a masters degree from a mediocre program (although I expect your choice isn’t as black and white as that). Which program looks more interesting and personally motivating for you? Portfolios and Practical Experience. One measure of where you’ll learn more is whether or not the program helps you build a portfolio. Regardless of your formal credentials, you will need a portfolio.

How Do Associations Drive Lifelong Learning? It Depends

Talented Learning

Over the past few years, I’ve helped more than 50 organizations choose a learning platform as a backbone for continuing education programs. So part of our strategy is to continuously develop new programs to keep members interested and coming back.

Developing a Training Program: Have You Considered Going Digital?

CommLab India

This is possible when you incorporate digital learning as an integral part of your training portfolio. It means you should know what training programs will be conducted in classrooms (for whom and by whom) and which ones will go digital.

TechSmith’s Design Outreach Program

TechSmith Camtasia

After developing our goals, we proposed the program to Lansing Community College. Would you like to learn more about the Design Outreach program? The post TechSmith’s Design Outreach Program appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

The Two Faces of ePortfolios

Learning Visions

An article by Helen Barrett: Balancing the Two Faces of ePortfolios The conceptual model of an online portfolio - multiple purposes: 1) learning & reflection – main activity around learning and collaboration 2) showcase achievement/accountability [link] These two activities need to work together.

Certification Programs Personal Learning that Bridges the Skills Gap Between Higher Education and Employment

Training Industry

A quick perusal of recent popular press articles on higher education reveals an ongoing criticism – these programs deliver less than perfect labor market returns on investment (ROI). As federally funded student aid rules change, higher education programs are feeling additional pressure to demonstrate ROI. Also troubling, the number of higher education programs appears to be waning. Certification programs provide a solution to this dilemma.

Tuck at Dartmouth Offers New Leadership Program

CLO Magazine

The program, “Essentials of Management Leadership,” is specifically designed for successful functional managers with 5-10 years management experience. 15 The newest addition to the Tuck Executive Education portfolio, "Essentials of Management Leadership Program," or EMLP, is designed to develop effective leaders in general management. The program is specifically designed for successful functional managers with 5-10 years management experience.

What Girl Scouts Cookie Program Can Teach NonProfits About Corporate Training?

MagicBox

Despite their young age, the girl scouts are well trained in the art of sales and as a result, last year’s girl scout cookie program sales revenue were over $800 million in the United States alone. When a non-profit organization integrates a learning experience platform into their training portfolio, they open the door to reduced training costs and more efficient use of their training budgets. The post What Girl Scouts Cookie Program Can Teach NonProfits About Corporate Training?

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What Girl Scouts Cookie Program Can Teach NonProfits About Corporate Training?

MagicBox

Despite their young age, the girl scouts are well trained in the art of sales and as a result, last year’s girl scout cookie program sales revenue were over $800 million in the United States alone. When a non-profit organization integrates a learning experience platform into their training portfolio, they open the door to reduced training costs and more efficient use of their training budgets. The post What Girl Scouts Cookie Program Can Teach NonProfits About Corporate Training?

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Following Your Own Learning Programs

CLO Magazine

Learning leaders should determine where their workplace learning skills portfolio is today, and what they want to add this year. Learning leaders may be doing their organizations an injustice by not spending the same effort and time educating themselves that they spend educating their workforce. Learning leaders care for individual and organizational development, whether that means managing performance, setting goals or devising learning solutions.

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Five Tips for Creating An Effective Blended Training Program

SkyPrep

A blended training program is one that trains employees by combining an in-person component, with an online training component through a hosted Learning Management System or online training software. Take learning outside the training program.

TCC09: Creating a Culture of Learning

Experiencing eLearning

Their program follows Quality Matters–teacher & principal training. University Program > University Student (Principal candidates) > Teachers > Students. Online Portfolios. Get principals to model by creating their own portfolios. Tags: Higher Ed K-12 Learning Communities Tools Wikis Google Docs Google Forms online portfolios Skype TCC09 tcc2009

The State of Executive Education

CLO Magazine

He came from a liberal arts undergraduate program and his first job was in the public sector. He said the concepts of successful business that he learned as part of his MBA program were foundational to the rest of his career. Executive education programs are moving online.

Thinking Out of the Box: How the University of British Columbia School of Nursing Created a Practice e-Portfolio by Fareed Teja

Learning Solutions Magazine

Faculty and staff at the University of British Columbia’s School of Nursing (UBC SoN) worked together to create an open source e-Portfolio system for students in the BSN and Master of Nursing – Nurse Practitioner programs. The result is a perfect fit to these unique competency-based programs, one that also supports the students after graduation.

Remember the 3 E’s When Marketing Educational Programs

WBT Systems

First, create awareness in your target audiences—their awareness of the need for pursuing professional development and their awareness of the educational programs your association offers. The three E’s of marketing educational programs will help you succeed with each of these three phases of marketing. You don’t often hear about expeditionary marketing but in times of change, this bold approach could take your online educational programs—and non-dues revenue—to new heights.

Transitioning from Teaching to Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

Portfolios. A portfolio is a critical tool for showing prospective employers and clients your skills. 30+ Ideas for eLearning Portfolio Samples Kristin Anthony’s free course: Design Your Job-Winning Portfolio.

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Emergency Management System

MPJones E-Learning

This sample is from another hour-long OSHA mandated compliance program, but it was the first time after three years, that I worked in Adobe Captivate. Adobe Captivate Portfolio eLearning Graphic Design Instructional Design

The State of Executive Education

CLO Magazine

He came from a liberal arts undergraduate program and his first job was in the public sector. He said the concepts of successful business that he learned as part of his MBA program were foundational to the rest of his career. Executive education programs are moving online.

Improve the quality of your training programs with an LMS for Banking

Paradiso

The quality of your training programs is proportional to the service delivered later in the work experience. This re-branding also helps add value to your product portfolio. The best training option for your employees in the financial area is an LMS for Banking.

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

Talented Learning

EPISODE 19 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: On our previous episode , we talked about the increasing popularity of customer success programs among high-growth companies – especially software-as-a-service (SaaS) vendors. We also offer a portfolio of common use cases.

Measuring eLearning Success: What’s Your Data’s Story?

Blue Sky eLearn

How do you know your eLearning programs are successful? In order to know whether your eLearning programs are meeting the mark, consider setting three levels of measurement: Strategy, Portfolio Performance, and Learning. Portfolio Performance.

MediaTec Publishing and Chief Learning Officer Magazine Ranked No. 1 in Leadership Development Programs

CLO Magazine

In addition to publishing Chief Learning Officer magazine and a strong portfolio of associated electronic media, MediaTec hosts two international CLO Symposiums annually and a series of regional Breakfast Club meetings in cities throughout the country. Enterprises named to the Leadership Excellence list are selected and ranked based on criteria covering the purpose, design and impact of programs offered. Chicago, Oct.

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Skills Series: A Beginner’s Guide to JavaScript

General Assembly

Learn about the programming language that’s essential to nearly every action you take online. It’s the programming language used to make web pages interactive?—?and JavaScript allows developers to perform many basic tasks common to a wide variety of programming languages.

Finance Market Simulations Teach You How to Grow Your Wealth

Your Training Edge

They can also use the CMS Simulation Writer to customize the experience of their students and align it with their program curriculum. Portfolio Management Simulator (PMS). Here, you can put the theories of asset allocation or modern portfolio fundamentals in practice.

Instructional Design Experience Before Your First Job

Experiencing eLearning

For people with a masters degree or certificate, it’s less challenging, especially for those who built portfolios as part of their educational programs. If you’re someone looking to transition from another field into instructional design, what do you create for your portfolio to prove your skills? You get some experience and a project for your portfolio; a nonprofit gets some free content to further their cause.

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Transitioning from Teaching to Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

Portfolios. A portfolio is a critical tool for showing prospective employers and clients your skills. 30+ Ideas for eLearning Portfolio Samples. Kristin Anthony’s free course: Design Your Job-Winning Portfolio.

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Megatrends in MOOCs: #11 Alternative Credentials

Your Training Edge

Digital portfolios. Digital portfolios, or e-portfolios, provide flexible ways for learners to showcase their learning. Digital portfolios are powerful because they can combine credentials like degrees and badges with work samples, such as design work or marketing copy.

Getting Into Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

You can learn on your own, but you’re ultimately going to spend as much time as you would in a graduate program. Even writing one-page handouts helps you gain experience and gives you something to talk about in an interview (and maybe show in a portfolio).