7-Steps to Creating a Coaching and Mentoring Program Two: Design the Program

Your Training Edge

A coaching or mentoring program is an important way for an organization to take an interest in its associates, train them, and let them know that there is someone out there to help them. The second tip is to spend adequate time in this design phase in order to create the best program possible.

Has Online Learning Killed the Corporate Training Seminar?


Until fairly recently, corporate training seminars were the easiest, most economical way to train large groups of employees. There are still a lot of good reasons to host or send your employees to seminars, but there are drawbacks, too. Benefits of Training Seminars. Downsides of Training Seminars. Seminars require careful planning, and someone has to devote work hours to scouting and booking locations, equipment, and more.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week

Learning Visions

Sunday, June 07, 2009 Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week Just a reminder that our Boston and Chicago free seminars on Articulate and Moodle are this week. I'd like to know more.any info outside of the seminar since I am in Indy?

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A Tale of Two Seminars: FUN Compliance Training and Virtually Real Conversations

ThinkingKap Solutions

Each month, we’ll focus on one case study from two different perspectives: one post will look at a design or development aspect that IDs or developers could take away from the project, the other post will focus more at the program level and discuss some of the strategic take-aways.

Raptivity Presenting on M-Learning at eLearning Africa 2012 in Benin


Raptivity, the award-winning software for creating rapid e-Learning interactivities is speaking at eLearning Africa conference in Benin. Vinod Ganjoo, Sr.

Rerun of a Popular Virtual Session: 15 Ways to Market Your Training Program & Learning Tech

Adobe Captivate

On November 6, I’m teaching one more virtual session of the popular class, “15 Ways to Market Your Training Program & Learning Technology.” You may have the world’s best training program, but that doesn’t mean much if your learners don’t show up for class! Introduce new learning technology, such as a learning management system, in a way that is engaging and beneficial to your overall training program.

Establish Business Mentoring Programs in the Workplace in 5 Easy Steps

Enyota Learning

Business mentoring programs have a major role to play in running a business successfully. These programs bring the less experienced employees and more experienced ones together, and do nothing less than wonders. Any training program requires a predefined objective.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago

Learning Visions

Monday, May 11, 2009 Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago Are you in Boston or Chicago? Delivering Quality at Speed - Articulate & Moodle This seminar will focus on getting the best out of Articulate and Moodle with case studies from Motorola, BP, Apple and McDonalds.

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Task List for Your Learning Management System (LMS) Implementation

Adobe Captivate

If you’d like to attend a free webinar on how to implement your LMS, join me tomorrow ! Quite a few of us hear the words “learning management system implementation” and run for the hills. It’s natural to be afraid of taking on a project that is totally outside of your normal, everyday function. No need to worry – implementing an LMS is absolutely something you can do. The most critical part of any LMS implementation is your project plan.

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How To Implement Spaced Learning Into Your Training Program


Here are the four way to implement spaced learning into your training program: Combine spaced learning with microlearning. Anyone who’s ever attended an intensive training such as a day or weekend seminar will be able to appreciate a common problem with learning.

Recommended Research: Constructivism & Learning Technology

Adobe Captivate

Last week, we had an awesome virtual class on how to implement an effective gamification strategy within a corporate learning environment! Here is the recording and slideshare. In class, we briefly touched on some learning theories and research related to constructivism and the effective use of technology, games and gamification within the overall learning environment.

How to MOOC: Designing Effective MOOC Training Programs

Your Training Edge

How do we design effective training programs for such an eclectic creature? Because of this, sound instructional design is even more essential for MOOCs than for other types of programs. As Bill Cushard over at Mindflash points out , MOOCs (unlike training seminars) are perfect for exploiting the “spacing effect,” in which people learn better when content is repeated over a long time rather than crammed into a short time.

Free Houston Seminar: Technical Training: A Leveraged Application (Part 2)

Take an e-Learning Break

University of Houston, College of Technology, Human ResourceDevelopment Program, Brown Bag Series Date – Dec 9 th , 2011 Time – 11:00 – 1:00 PM Location – University of Houston, Cameron Bldg., Room 109 Directions: 4200 Wheeler, 77204 (we will provide parking tags) Please RSVP with Consuelo at cwaight@uh.edu or 713-743.4086 The Challenge Redesigningtechnical training is a mandate for many companies. Where does the redesignstart? How do we create alignment?

The Unexamined Leadership Program is Not Worth Doing

The Performance Improvement Blog

If you’re not going to evaluate a leadership development program, don’t do the program! End-of-program reactionnaires (aka smile sheets) don’t count as evaluation. observing) a leadership development program reinforces learning.

[Free Webinar!] More Courses, Less Cost: How to Provide More Content on a Limited Budget

Adobe Captivate

Many of us have limited funds, so we start asking ourselves questions like the following: Should I develop this course or learning program in house, or purchase existing content from a vendor? You will have an opportunity to share your ideas and hear what fellow attendees are doing with their training programs. New year, new training budget!

Free Webinar: Trends In Training And Learning Management

Adobe Captivate

Based on recent studies and research, the session will explore what people are doing in organizations around the world, and how organizations can achieve great results with modern learning programs. Proving the value of your learning program through more relevant reporting. On November 21, I’m doing a virtual session covering the biggest trends in training and learning management! Just in time for the new year.

Trends in Training & Learning Management (Includes Webinar Recording & Slides)

Adobe Captivate

Based on recent studies and research, the session will explore what people are doing in organizations around the world, and how organizations can achieve great results with modern learning programs. Proving the value of your learning program through more relevant reporting. On November 21, I facilitated a discussion of major trends in learning and development. Fun and data was had by all, thanks to our awesome audience from around the world!

What Makes a Training Program Rewarding for Your Employees?


Training programs exist to make sure your employees are well-equipped with the skills, knowledge, and procedural awareness necessary to fulfill their responsibilities as safely and productively as possible. How Training Programs Boost Morale.

Free Webinar: Successfully Implement Your Learning Management System (LMS)

Adobe Captivate

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Engagement Upgrade: Social Learning, User Generated Content & LMS Gamification (Includes Webinar Recording & Slides)

Adobe Captivate

This webinar goes beyond theory and focuses on what gamification, user-generated content, and social learning LMS features can do for your training program. On December 13, I facilitated a group discussion of some of the most popular topics in the learning technology space. If you missed it and would like to join another live discussion, I’m facilitating one more session on December 18!

Free Webinar: Social Learning, User Generated Content & LMS Gamification

Adobe Captivate

This webinar goes beyond theory and focuses on what gamification, user-generated content, and social learning LMS features can do for your training program. Social learning has been the most discussed topic during my webinars over the past six months! Learning professionals face many challenges when implementing social learning, and yet the potential payoff is huge in terms of learner engagement.

Building a Talent Development Program for Millennials


However, leadership development programs calibrated to their needs have not become a priority. It is time now to build talent development programs tailored to the Millennial mindset. Here are some tips for doing so: Variety through Rotational Programs.

What makes an Association Education Program Successful?

WBT Systems

With such diversity, how do you determine what makes an association education program successful? Believe it or not, determining success often begins before the education program is even launched. What technology will you require to deliver the program most efficiently to your learners?

How Mobile Learning Solutions Benefit Employee Training Programs

Designing Digitally

While you may have a preference for workshops and seminars in-person, understand that not everyone learns best in this manner. Whether you're training a new group of employees or you are offering advanced training for current employees, you may be in search of some innovative ways to do so.

Hello from Our New Program Manager!


I am Christina Thomas, Program Manager with OpenSesame. During my time at Apollo I worked with our corporate partners implementing in person and online training seminars, cohorts, and educational events. I grew up in a small logging community—Philomath, OR just outside of Corvallis where I completed my undergraduate degree in Business Management at Oregon State University, and then my Graduate program at University of Phoenix in Management. Hello!

The 5 Critical Steps To Establishing Business Mentoring Programs In The Workplace


Business mentoring programs are one of the keys to running a successful business. These programs connect a less-experienced employee with more experienced groups or individuals. For promising employees, getting involved in mentoring programs can do nothing but wonders.

7 golden rules of a successful blended learning program

Learning Wire

It aims to be a more effective, high-quality blended learning program. If you want to boost the engagement of both learners and managers, explain what’s at stake in the training program. The first phase of a blended program is individualized.

Corporate Training Choices Explained

Your Training Edge

While on the surface, it may seem that there is a reasonable response, the program is more problematic. Ability to create certification programs which can elevate the education. On-site Seminars by Consultant: This system generally is done for specialty job categories. The rapid development of this type of program insures a swift implementation of this type of training. Webinars : These are seminars conducted via a web browser.

Flexible, Scalable, Reliable and Accountable

Your Training Edge

Scalability: Another advantage is that online programs could be broken into smaller bites. Making this online system more effective than a massive ‘one-time’ training program where much of the information could be forgotten prior to any performance analysis of a new system or skill.

Additional Class Available on December 18! Social Learning, User Generated Content & LMS Gamification

Adobe Captivate

This webinar goes beyond theory and focuses on what gamification, user-generated content, and social learning LMS features can do for your training program. A second session of Engagement Upgrade: Social Learning, User Generated Content & LMS Gamification will happen on December 18, thanks to the Association for Talent Development! Click here to join our free group discussion of some of the most popular topics in the learning technology space.

eLearning enhances maritime training programs


eLearning enhances maritime training programs. Several eLearning initiatives in the maritime industry, for example, are improving training programs for sailors and security professionals. eLearning solutions are engaging, flexible and highly customizable.

10 Tips to Take You from Zero to eLearning Hero

Blue Sky eLearn

Whether you’re a solo eLearning hero or you’re like the Avengers and you have a whole squad, we are counting down 10 tips that’ll help you put some POW into your program! A session or a seminar? Be intentional about owning your role and eLearning program.

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Does Training Really Change Behavior The 2 Reasons Training Programs Fail and What to Do About It

Training Industry

Most companies don’t understand the distinction, and their training programs reflect that problem. Here are two key reasons training programs fail. Companies push their training program to create willingness to behave a certain way. The challenge is that most businesses would rather implement a reinforcement program based on discipline to resolve these types of issues. Reinforcement programs can come in different forms.

3 Tips on How to Integrate Video into Training and Communication Programs

KZO Innovations

According to a report, 34% of trainees end up applying what they’ve learned one year after attending a one-and-done teaching seminar. Here are 3 tips for integrating video into your training and communication programs. So now that you know how to successfully integrate video into training and communication programs, want to know more about Just-In-Time Learning? Featured-Blog benefits of videos training and communication programs video integration

How to use Video to Benefit Your Organization’s Learning Program

KZO Innovations

How does your workforce rate your staff learning program? So, now is the time to consider the value of utilizing video as part of your workforce’s learning program. Below I’ll explain exactly why and how your workforce can benefit from using video in your organization’s learning program. Optimize your existing learning program for engagement. Even if your existing learning program has been rated as highly engaging by your workforce, you shouldn’t ignore this tip.

Deloitte Becomes Founding Member of IU Business Analytics Program

CLO Magazine

The business advisory will receive a seat on IU's Kelley School of Business Institute for Business Analytics (IBA) program advisory council and collaborate on research, analytics classes and other educational activities. New York — April 3 Deloitte is expanding its relationship with Indiana University's Kelley School of Business, becoming the founding member of its Institute for Business Analytics (IBA) program.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better

Learning Visions

Tuesday, June 09, 2009 Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better At our seminar today on using Articulate and Moodle and "Doing More for Less" , the conversation turned (as it always does) to using audio in eLearning. Well be hosting another seminar this week in Chicago on Thursday, June 11! More details on the Articulate/Moodle seminar. Hi Cammy, Can you post any resources you have gathered at these seminars that you attend.

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