Why Product Managers Should Include Training in Their Launch Plan
OCTOBER 25, 2016
And then there’s the really bad surprise when you’re a product manager and you find out your company’s sales reps are misrepresenting the product you so carefully developed! So how do you avoid bad surprises when you’re planning your next product launch?
Want Efficiency and Productivity? Eliminate Drag
MARCH 29, 2017
Similarly, the word productivity is about doing more than just the average day’s work. To avoid organizational drag and release a company’s true productive potential, leaders need to manage human capital with the same rigor they use to manage their financial capital.
FEBRUARY 9, 2012
Here is the concept of Social Production as Tony and I covered in “Learning in 3D.” ” Social production is the means by which a software operating system or a digital encyclopedia can be created without the need for a large centralized hierarchy. In the past such forms of social production were limited and bounded in nature. Today, social production is being leveraged much less by the traditional enterprise than it is by the entrepreneurial start up.
The Link Between BYOD and Increased Productivity
JUNE 23, 2016
A BYOD policy also makes it easy for employees to access corporate data and online training materials, which can increase productivity. Of all the benefits listed here, increased productivity usually pleases company leaders most.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
The final product shows a direct link between the training and the goals of the. Instructional design approaches, current thinking and modern production values aside, a. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning.
Your Product Launch Training Questions Answered
MARCH 31, 2015
A few weeks ago, several hundred people joined Leanne Batchelder and myself for a webinar on product launch training. Hosted through Training Magazine Network, the session is called Learning Solutions and Your Product Launch: How a Curriculum Drives Success.
How a Time Management eLearning Course Can Boost Productivity
APRIL 3, 2017
People who manage their time effectively are productivity ninjas. Productivity. Be sure to schedule some breaks throughout so you can stay productive and not force hard work when your body or mind isn’t up to it.
A Trainer's Perspective on Making Corporate Training More Productive
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
So these were some interesting strategies that Miss T employs for making training a little less boring and a lot more productive. For quite some time now, we have been focusing on how to make corporate training better. In a recent blog post , we spoke about making compliance training fun. Continuing on the same lines, today we are going to explore how to make compliance, and rather, all internal training more interesting for employees.
Top 5 Moodle Plugins to Enhance Productivity
JULY 18, 2016
Here is our tried and true list of Moodle plugins to enhance productivity. As an official Moodle partner, our Moodle experts regularly review plugins and advise our clients on which plugins to select based on their learning and training requirements.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
new product, how to use it and how. be more productively spent researching. drive productivity, growth and innovation. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. GAP BETWEEN LEARNING AND.
Instructional Designers and Product Managers – Traversing The Common Trail
AUGUST 14, 2015
I have been working as a Product Manager with Raptivity for the last 5 years. Here are a few things I could recommend to every budding instructional designer that they could learn from a product manager or vice versa. A product cannot be built with one feature.
Can Elearning Improve Productivity?
AUGUST 19, 2014
One of the most elementary goals of any business is to increase its productivity. In an effort to increase it, innumerable studies have been conducted across organizations of different industries to determine the causes of low employee productivity.
Product Launch Training Template (Free Download)
JULY 8, 2015
If you have spent much time developing training to support product launches, you know that the need extends far beyond a single launch meeting. This is why we frequently design product launch curriculums using a three-phased approach.
How to Outline a Video Production Plan
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Thanks to my video production plan, I am now aware of some issues I’m going to have with the “choose your own adventure” format. I wouldn’t have thought of that if I had not outlined my production. The post How to Outline a Video Production Plan appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
retention, productivity, and employee engagement. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. achieve their goals by making sure their. employees have the knowledge and skills. they need to succeed. Our experience.
Turn Your Product Knowledge Training into a “Hero’s Journey”
APRIL 28, 2015
Teaching call center employees how to follow a critical procedure or pushing product information to sales reps in an exciting way is not a simple task. The post Turn Your Product Knowledge Training into a “Hero’s Journey” appeared first on.
Designing a Product Launch Curriculum
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
This is an excerpt from Nancy Harkness’ new white paper, Learning Solutions and Your Product Launch: The Secret to Success. Here is a section on designing product launch curriculums: Designing the curriculum. Product Launch Training White Paper curriculum design product launch
Planning A Video Production
The eLearning Coach
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Video video productionThe next time you need to shoot a complex video, plan like a pro. Here's your cheat sheet.
Think like a product manager
Spark Your Interest
FEBRUARY 10, 2016
Instructional designers create instructional or training products. Whether we like it or not, product design and product management is our industrial cousin. Build a minimum viable instructional product. Does your instructional product do that?
Product Review: Totara
OCTOBER 9, 2012
Blog – This was on the trial and for a nice product like this – it should be removed for the trial. While that makes sense, what hurts the product is the overkill of information. the product as a whole is of great value.
Product Review – Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
AUGUST 27, 2015
If you are a fan of Adobe products and love Captivate the authoring tool or Connect, then having the LMS wouldn’t be out of the question. If you do not have those Adobe e-learning offerings, but have Adobe products, again, it is not out of the realm to see you purchasing the solution.
Video Production and Learner Engagement in MOOCs
Your Training Edge
OCTOBER 2, 2014
Invest post-production time to splice together different content types and edit out pauses and other things that slow the video down.
How to Boost eLearning Productivity with 10 EdTech Online Tools
JULY 16, 2015
The following tools will help you boost your productivity. The post How to Boost eLearning Productivity with 10 EdTech Online Tools appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Julie Petersen is a tutor and a blogger who features the latest career and educational trends in her articles.
Do we need product evangelists for each product/service?
JULY 1, 2015
In the last few years markets have become more competitive as product lifecycle is reducing and go to market timing is becoming more and more important. But the real factor that makes marketing more complex is that products and services are becoming more technological and therefore complex and so they require more knowledge to be used. The potential customer (in both the B2B and B2C markets) needs to be familiar with the product in advance: they have to know it BEFORE they buy it.
New Camtasia 9 Behaviors Will Add Sizzle to Your Production
OCTOBER 20, 2016
The post New Camtasia 9 Behaviors Will Add Sizzle to Your Production appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Camtasia Resources Camtasia Template Library eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Products/Services Resources Software Training
Simple Video Production Apps for Course Authoring
DECEMBER 4, 2015
Stumped with where to begin with video production for your courses? Do not feel you need to be a professional videographer or a production professional in order to generate video content for your online courses. Course Authoring Made Simple.
How to Integrate Product Knowledge Into Your Launch Curriculum
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Your company’s new product is about to launch and it’s time for the launch event. Reps are flown in from all over the country, or the world, to learn about the new product they will be selling. Our Product launch framework. Turn Product Knowledge Into Pre-work.
Leading the Sales Productivity Revolution with SalesU.io
MAY 2, 2017
Leading the Sales Productivity Revolution with SalesU.io The post Leading the Sales Productivity Revolution with SalesU.io Why is EdCast launching a sales ramping platform today? One of the most precious assets a company possesses is its salespeople’s time. Analyze your salespeople’s workday. If they are not spending at least 70% of their time interacting with prospects, then there is a significant probability that your […].
3 Productivity Tips for Naming Files in Lectora
DECEMBER 5, 2014
The post 3 Productivity Tips for Naming Files in Lectora appeared first on eLearning Brothers. eLearning Lectora Resources Resources elearning tips lectora Lectora Templates Productivity Tips
Learning Solutions and Your Product Launch: The Secret to Success (White Paper)
AUGUST 19, 2014
Your product might be ready to launch, but what about your sales and support reps? A slick launch meeting is not enough for them to really know your product, and a quick skim of your marketing collateral is not the ideal preparation for talking to customers.
Successful Product Training Through e-Learning: Strategies For Success
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Educating and training employees on the product knowledge and selling skills are paramount to the success of the organization. If one looks at the history, most organizations offer classroom training courses to impart knowledge on new products, and sales tips to increase efficiency.
Skillsoft Rolls Out New E-learning Products
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
Purakayastha attributes Skillsoft’s new products to a changing learning landscape where a new generation of learners wants to have more control over how and when they access learning and have experiences and interactions like those they have with consumer products.
Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2
OCTOBER 20, 2014
If it in my mind one of the best ten products to hit the e-learning cycle in the last five years. I mean the first Storyline, sweet and then here comes a new version, from a company not known to push out new products for a period of years – must rock. Let me see, desktop product.
5 Tips for being a Productive and Motivated Learner
Your Training Edge
MARCH 22, 2016
Being a training and development trainer since last many years, I consider my success revolving not just around the learning and performance metrics, but also the people who are being trained and turned into a more productive entity for their respective firms.
5 Tips to Effectively Reinforce Your New Product Knowledge Training
JUNE 22, 2016
Even though you have an outstanding sales force and extraordinary marketing team, without effectively training your sales team, your new product launch may not be successful. But taking time out of the busy schedules of your sales reps to reinforce new product knowledge is challenging.
Time for Training? 11 Rules for a Better Product Launch
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Launching a product? The following is an excerpt from Nancy’s Harkness’ new white paper: Learning Solutions and Your Product Launch: The Secret to Success. There are as many ways to learn about a new product as there are new products!
Top LMS features that increase employee productivity
OCTOBER 19, 2016
Will it help raise the overall productivity? Here’s what an LMS can do to spike up results: LMS features for better employee productivity. So here are a few LMS features that can improve employee productivity: Personalized learning paths.
New TechSmith Beta Product Offering: SnagIRL
MARCH 31, 2017
Today, April 1st, TechSmith is excited to announce a brand new product offering, currently in beta! The post New TechSmith Beta Product Offering: SnagIRL appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Background: The very first version of TechSmith Snagit was released in May of 1990.
Free Webinar: How to Price Education Products
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
Pricing for education products is all over the map. But pricing is too essential to leave to guesswork. In this session, we look at why you should eschew “downside pricing” (e.g., cost-based approaches) and embrace “upside pricing” that looks at the value you deliver to the buyers.