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KAPP NOTES [Providers] Preparing for Teaching This Academic Year
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 16, 2016
Here is a course titled How to Increase Learner Engagement which provides ten great ideas for breaking away from the lecture and working toward engaging students on a meaningful level. As I prepare to enter my 19th year teaching at the University, I have had the privilege of watching several alumni from our program (students I have taught) go on to become professors and teach at other universities, colleges, community colleges and other academic institutions.
KAPP NOTES [Providers] Continuing my Work on ASTD ICE Presentation
| TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014
I am working to combine story, game-elements and game-thinking into one comprehensive, interactive presentation that both demonstrates the concepts I am discussing and provides ideas on how to employ these concepts into your own design. This presentation has proven somewhat trickie for me.
LEARNING WITH E'S [Providers] Feet keep walking
| TUESDAY, JUNE 5, 2012
I will be talking about how social media and personalised learning can be brought together to provide dynamic new learning environments for all students. Someone made the ironic remark on my Facebook page that I travel a lot to speak about how information travels in 'bits and digital form'. I retorted that, yes, it is a little ironic, but certainly not surprising, because people are naturally social beings.
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] Persuasive Essay on Euthanasia - Teen Ink
| TUESDAY, APRIL 11, 2017
Disclaimer: EssayStudio is a custom writing service that provides online on-demand written work for assistance purposes. All the work should be used in accordance
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] Our Mission — Elizabeth House
| MONDAY, APRIL 10, 2017
Elizabeth House exists to provide shelter, hope and support to homeless pregnant women and their children by addressing their physical, emotional, spiritual, and
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] DNA, RNA, Protein Synthesis Worksheet / Study. by Amy
| MONDAY, APRIL 10, 2017
Bio-Synthesis is a Life Sciences service provider for products such as oligo synthesis, peptide synthesis, antibodies and conjugation of biopolymers
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] IJLSSR | International Journal of Life Sciences Scientific
| SUNDAY, APRIL 9, 2017
International Journal of Life-Sciences Scientific Research(IJLSSR) is an open access,peer-review,life sciences,clinical and medical sciences journal that provides
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] Environment: News & features - The Telegraph
| SUNDAY, APRIL 9, 2017
The Master of Business Administration program is a 30 credit hour program that provides students broad knowledge of business in order to become effective in
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] Parent-Teacher Communication - Helping Children Succeed in
| SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2017
Parents Helping Parents is a MA Not for Profit that provides support to parents in need with any type of parentsing struggles
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] Free Romeo and Juliet Essays and Papers - 123helpme
| SATURDAY, APRIL 8, 2017
The basic idea was to foster excellence by providing management and leadership resources to public-service organizations — struggling soup kitchens, domestic abuse
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| FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017
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E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] ESL Teachers Board, English as a second language, ESL job
| THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 2017
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E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] Grammar Check Software - Correct, Edit & Enrich Any Text
| THURSDAY, APRIL 6, 2017
The UK's leading provider of proofreading and editing services. Best quality, fairest prices, and a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Get a free sample within 8
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] Http:///files/resources/interactives/essaymap
| TUESDAY, APRIL 4, 2017
We provide different academic papers written from scratch: custom essays, research papers, etc Get custom essay on any topic by advanced writers in up to 8 hours!
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] How Authentic Is Your Leadership Development?
| FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2013
Cross-organizational allocation of these opportunities sends the message that leadership values internal development and is committed to providing a credible path for employee growth and visibility. Although there are challenges to maintaining effective mentoring, these programs provide value to employees and companies alike by establishing a coherent network of professionals who actively intend to maximize and match individual and organizational growth opportunities.
AXONIFY [Providers] Would your employees know how to respond instinctively to a terror threat or active shooter situation?
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2017
For more information about how to provide daily training to your employees that will help them keep safety and other priority topics top of mind, read our White Paper: Microlearning – Small Bites. Like him or not, President Trump knows how to get people talking.
LARS IS LEARNING [Providers] 12 years of your life for 4 years of knowledge - a good deal?
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 17, 2010
Michael Feldstein has written a thought-provoking post on Xplana.com which "provides direct-to-student productivity tools that enhance the student learning experience". Xplana is an attempt to support individuals in their learning, which is a broad trend that will be highly disruptive to current educational models, certainly in Higher Education. The economic climate and availability of access.
VISUAL LOUNGE [Providers] Good Form Running At Vine Wine’d 5k Featuring Coach’s Eye
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2013
Striders , a full service running store with multiple locations in the Grand Rapids area, will be providing Good Form Running (GFR) analysis for participants. Come For The Run, Stay For The Fun! If you’re in the West Michigan area on October 5th, be sure to check out The Vine Wine’d Trail Run 5k and 1 Mile Walk. There will be no shortage of things to do, but make sure to stop by and get your running form critiqued!
COMMLAB INDIA [Providers] 4 Creative Instructional Design Strategies for Effective Online Courses
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14, 2017
A sales person knows that a customer is likely to walk away from them if they don’t provide a convincing sales pitch. Performance Support Tools (PSTs) provide employees with on-the-job tools that make their work a lot easier. While designing online learning courses, instructional designers stick to the same traditional approaches and techniques.
RAPID ELEARNING [Providers] How to Create an Interactive Start Screen
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 9, 2018
It stops your progress, provides instructions, and lets you continue. It’s common that when getting to a new web service or starting a new application you see some sort of instructions or start screen. Basically, the screen freezes your interaction with the site until you’re oriented and then lets you continue. Some force the interaction and others allow you to opt-out.
TONY KARRER [Providers] Browsing Blog Content
| TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2008
Browse eLearning Blogs - [link] Browse eLearning Technology - [link] It's nice that it basically provides automatic categorization. I've added BrowseMyStuff to my sidebar and particularly links to keywords found in my blog and those found in various eLearning blogs. For example, here's eLearning 2.0 related posts on my blog: [link] Let me know what you think
OPENSESAME [Providers] What Microsoft’s Elimination of Employee-Ranking Program Means for eLearning
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2013
Fortunately, eLearning programs are able to provide more individual training while still being able to scale. Microsoft’s controversial employee-ranking program met its end this week as the company strives to build a more collaborative culture. While this internal move won’t directly impact consumers, the shift illustrates a larger change in corporate culture and the elearning industry towards a more personalized approach.
ELEARNINGMIND [Providers] How 3 Real Clients Received Multimedia Success
| SUNDAY, APRIL 23, 2017
They held a meeting with the intention of explaining how they were going to go about aligning the company on this goal, but they wanted to make sure that they got their message across in the best way possible and that’s when ELM stepped in to provide them with multimedia success. Multimedia can sound like a great thing on paper but how does it stack up in real life?
ROB HUBBARD [Providers] Trailblazers Wanted
| THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2012
Training providers looking for an innovative, effective way to deliver their material online. goalgetter is an innovative ‘goal-based learning system’ designed to help people put their learning into pra ctice, improving their performance by completing goals. It can be accessed from computer, tablet or smartphone and allows users to connect socially to other people attempting the same goal.
COBBLESTONE LEARNING [Providers] 3 steps to creating eLearning courses from your existing training materials
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2016
So you have recognised the need to provide online learning within your organisation, and realise that it can improve the performance of your people. It is important to recognise that providing elearning is a little more than adding existing content online. It is quite easy to convert a power point into a click through presentation in html5 format and there are a number of tools that allow you to do this in about 5 minutes.
THE ELEARNING COACH [Providers] Review: The Back of the Napkin
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2009
The topic is somewhat complex and the author doesn’t skimp on providing depth. eLearning is an abundantly visual medium. As a result, designers and developers who can think visually are able to envision the final product, conceive visuals for content and visualize how information fits together. The great news is that visual thinking can be developed.
E-LEARNING PROVOCATEUR [Providers] Rise of the smart cities
| FRIDAY, APRIL 17, 2009
I read a news article today about the announcement by the Queensland Government to provide wireless internet access to commuters on its Citytrain network. For example, San Francisco cancelled its plans for free municipal wi-fi when the service provider refused to fund the construction of the network. Alternatively, would an individual employee use their own service provider in conjunction with a company-supplied mobile device?
TOPYX LMS [Providers] How to Design an Effective LMS Training Program
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017
Simply providing collaborative training that gives employees opportunities for peer-to-peer connection can go a long way in accomplishing this. Some LMS providers offer an eLearning content library free of charge to their customers. Like many decision makers, you may be more than ready to improve the effectiveness of your company’s LMS training program.
TOPYX LMS [Providers] Our Favorite Things About Mobile Learning
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 24, 2017
The BYOD trend has significantly cut down on costs for thousands of employers, preventing them from having to provide workers with company-owned devices and pay for training on new hardware. An LMS provides the tools employers need to write training content. Mobile learning is a multi-beneficial delivery of learning that is utilized by nearly every mid- to large-size company.
TOPYX LMS [Providers] Using Webinars to Increase Employee Engagement
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2017
Also, many webinar software programs provide closed captioning for the hearing impaired. LMS providers understand that webinars engage employees – that’s why they usually ensure LMS software has the ability to link to webinar tools included in it. Sometimes it seems like the cure for low employee engagement doesn’t exist. Company leaders and L&D decision makers spend countless hours trying to find a solution to employee disengagement.
COMMLAB INDIA [Providers] Lights, Camera, Action! How to Develop Corporate Training Videos
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12, 2017
One of the biggest advantages of using videos for training purposes is that they have the potential to make boring topics fun and also provide exposure to topics that can’t be taught in a classroom like, for e.g., operating complex machinery. If a picture is worth a thousand words, then imagine how many words a motion picture is worth. Videos are crisp, engaging, and hold the attention of learners, unlike any other medium.
WILL AT WORK LEARNING [Providers] A Radical Solution to the Keynotes-Don't-Do-Nothin' Problem
| THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2015
Most keynotes are okay on this.not always great in providing valid, important content, but okay generally. Supporting remembering requires such learning factors as (1) utilizing contextual cues during learning that will be later encountered on the job, (2) providing learners with substantial amounts of memory-retrieval practice, and (3) spacing repetitions of key concepts over time. Without this insider knowledge, keynoters can''t provide the following: D.
LAMBDA SOLUTIONS [Providers] How MOOC's Can Benefit Both Students, and Post-Secondary Institutions
| TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2015
MOOC’s succeed in providing a broader audience access to knowledge and learning. There’s a lot of discussion around “mooks” these days, but few people actually seem to know what they are. MOOC, as it is formally spelled, stands for Massive Open Online Course. MOOC’s first emerged in 2008, but they were not widely known or utilized until 4 years later when Stanford University Stanford became the catalyst for a major shift to open enrollment online courses.
MATRIX [Providers] Things to consider when onboarding new managers
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Information is power and in this case can also provide peace of mind and a very clear path to be followed. Being new at anything is both a stressful and an exciting situation. When it comes to management positions, the excitement is most often shadowed by all the challenges they pose. This is why onboarding is an essential step in ensuring a smooth and short transition for all involved.
MATRIX [Providers] The multigenerational workplace
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017
Allowing them to set their own goals and providing them with the means to achieve those goals without constantly supervising or micromanaging them is the best way to go. Today’s workplace is made of various and very different generations. In theory, employees vary in age from eighteen to seventy-five. For L&D professionals this means that they have to manage a very big range of expectations when it comes to learning and career development.
MATRIX [Providers] First and foremost — get to know your learners
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 31, 2017
It will provide you with a glimpse of how they do their jobs, what their roles are within the organization, and how they feel about their current position. Television networks constantly monitor their audience ratings. They will often brag about the “golden minute”, those magical sixty seconds when unprecedented numbers of people are watching a certain channel. They usually happen during great sporting events like The Super Bowl or The Olympic Games when national teams get into the finals.
ASSOCIATION ELEARNING [Providers] Go Mobile or Go Home
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Mobile responsive (responsive web design)- “Responsive web design (RWD) is an approach to web design aimed at crafting sites to provide an optimal viewing and interaction experience—easy reading and navigation with a minimum of resizing, panning, and scrolling—across a wide range of devices (from desktop computer monitors to mobile phones)”- Wikipedia. According to Statista.com , “As of 2013, worldwide mobile phone internet user penetration was 73.4%.
VIGNETTES LEARNING [Providers] How to use the story-based approach in software training
| SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2013
They are provided hints. Software training is a challenge because of the technical details that learners are expected to comprehend. As is often the case, the statistical information overwhelms the learners to such extent that they lose focus resulting in decreased understanding and retention. How does the story-based approach enable better data visualization to help enhance learner comprehension?
EFRONT [Providers] The most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter
| SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2010
Hi Ed, could you please provide me with a link to his Twitter account? News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/28/2010 The most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter On Twitter exists a resourceful community of e-Learning professionals. During the last 2 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from this community of practice.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] What to Do With a Broken LMS
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2012
However, learning portals do provide a quick fix for updating LMS functionality. Usually they provide a more effective, Web-based, centralized structure that learners are more likely to use and understand. “We needed to provide our customers and channel partners with an optimal, simple way to use and manage all of their learning,” said Tom Clancy, EMC’s vice president of education services.
ADOBE CAPTIVATE [Providers] Adobe Captivate Quiz Result Analyzer
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 20, 2010
Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer is a free tool, which provides a solution to the difficulties which authors faced in using LMS or Email reporting. Note : This tool is just a results analyzer tool and does not provide any reporting (storing the results when student takes a course) functionality. Adobe Captivate Quiz Result Analyzer. My last post mentioned the way to set up an owned server, for getting the Captivate quiz results.
TALENTLMS [Providers] The Power Of Online Training Podcasts: 9 Ways Online Training Podcasts Can Engage Remote Employees
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2017
Better yet, provide them with a regular broadcasting schedule that features the air date, time, and topic for each episode. Social media, supplemental online training activities, and opportunities to provide eLearning feedback keep them excited and engaged. Are you ready to launch your own online training podcast series? In this article, I’ll explore 9 ways to use these powerful audio tools to engage remote employees.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] Voya: We Can Always Do Better
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 12, 2017
In the day-long session, participants learn to recognize their own barriers to communication and develop skills to help them provide feedback, coaching, recognize and reward, and foster a more collaborative culture. In 2013, after Voya Financial spun off from ING Group, its leaders had to rebuild and rebrand the investment and insurance firm, with a goal to make it “America’s retirement company.”.
COMMLAB INDIA [Providers] Content Curation in eLearning – Is it just another Instructional Designer’s hat?
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2016
Give them a mixture : Here I mean to say that IDs need to provide learners a variety of mediums to catch his interest and help him learn, like videos, simulations, audio, activities to practice, etc. We all know that eLearning industry has been transforming rapidly in the past few years and in the course has created new and different roles and responsibilities. Recently a new and important responsibility has emerged for IDs – Content Curator.
TRAINING INDUSTRY [Providers] Social Media Tools, Gamification Becoming Mainstream
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5, 2014
Our objective in the latest issue of Training Industry Magazine is to help you understand how gamification, social and collaboration tools can impact the business, and provide you with ideas on how to effectively align these tools with business goals. There is a lot of hype about the viability and advantages of using gaming and social tools to make training more engaging and interactive.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] Make Your Social Network A Learning Tool
| SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2014
It can provide insight into which members are connected to each other, their level of collaboration and the overall network health in terms of information flow. Learning design: By understanding how informal networks communicate and collaborate, SNA provides valuable information for learning design.
THE ELEARNING COACH [Providers] Lynda.com Online Training Library Review
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2009
Also, as a Regular member, you are not provided with exercise files that go along with each course. Although the exercise files are not required for using the tutorials, they do provide a way to continue learning and exploring after completing the course. If your job or life demand that you learn software applications quickly, then you’ll probably be interested in lynda.com.
LEARNING VISIONS [Providers] danah boyd ASTD Tech Knowledge Key Note #astdtk13
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2013
Mobile phones don’t give them mobility (because their lives are so scheduled), but it provides interstitial connection. Provides social grooming – they’re saying nothing, but maintaining a meaningful relationship because they can’t be together (“hi. Kineo. 10206. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. These are my liveblogged notes from ASTD Tech Knowledge 2013 Opening Keynote kicking off today January 29, 2013 in San Jose, California. Apologies for typos and incoherence.
LEARNING VISIONS [Providers] Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers
| MONDAY, JANUARY 7, 2008
We imagine providing the same tools to subject matter experts that we expect instructional designers to use, and asking them to be a one person show. In the business world, the justification for the expense of a learning solution has to be proven by providing some sort of measurable outcome. We also need to seek to provide value to an organization by delivering learning that contributes to the goals of the organization.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] As Office Technology Emerges, Admins Left to Train Themselves
| MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2013
A new infographic, with data drawn from IAAP and other sources, showed that while more companies are using mobile devices and cloud apps, about six million office professionals in North America alone get 10 hours or fewer of training every year provided by their employers. Millions of office professionals receive 10 hours or fewer of training on mobile and cloud technology each year, new research suggests. Kansas City, Mo.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] Building Fourth-Dimension Leaders
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2013
They address conflicts between what the organization says and how people treat one another and behave, and they provide mechanisms for their co-workers to do the same. The organization implemented programs that exemplified the values, and rewards were provided to recognize employee demonstrations of I CARE.
COMMLAB INDIA [Providers] 5 Tips To Make Your Online Compliance Courses Exciting and Engaging!
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016
By providing their employees the illusion of choice, they were able to increase the value of the course in a number of ways. Compliance courses are famous for being the necessary evils your employees need to bear every year. Is there any way to remove the sting of compliance courses? Is there any way to make them engaging? There sure is! Let us look at 5 tips which when considered can make your online compliance courses engage and appeal better to your employees. Audience Analysis.
PROPROFS [Providers] HelpIQ joins the ProProfs family
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2015
We made the decision to acquire the HelpIQ software product based on the fact that we were confident we could provide both ProProfs and HelpIQ customers huge improvements in service, features and benefits. Earlier this year, ProProfs acquired HelpIQ , a knowledge base software that enables users to create web-based FAQ’s, help, support docs and more. With HelpIQ, ProProfs recognized the opportunity to expand its ProProfs Knowledge Base features and benefits.
PROPROFS [Providers] New: Create quizzes with optional or mandatory questions
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013
Building on it we have released yet another feature – Optional Questions, which provides you greater flexibility while creating a quiz. A while back we introduced the skip and go back feature , using which you can allow learners to skip a certain quiz question or go back to a previous one.
PROPROFS [Providers] ProProfs launches online learning management system resources
| FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 2013
We created this educational resource, not just to introduce educators and trainers to Learning Management Systems, but also to provide them with reliable, practical and useful information on how to optimally utilize LMS systems for deploying online courses and assessments. We are proud to announce the launch of ProProfs LMS Resources , where instructors and educators can learn about online learning management systems (LMS).
OPENSESAME [Providers] 8 Books and Courses to Fuel Your Summer Learning
| THURSDAY, JULY 23, 2015
We all know that the pace of summer can provide the perfect opportunity to relax and enjoy leisurely vacations and weekend trips. But, summer can also be a great time to learn a new skill, create new personal and professional goals, or tackle that book collecting dust on your nightstand. At OpenSesame, we’re always interested in continued learning, including reading up on the latest advancements in business, marketing, technology, and workplace productivity.
OPENSESAME [Providers] How Emotional Intelligence Can Help You Become a Better Leader
| THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2015
Build a strong support network: Having a trusted network of friends and family will provide you with emotional support in times of need, and in turn you will learn to understand others better when they struggle. As part of Frank Lee’s ongoing leadership seminars here at OpenSesame, he hosted a session on emotional intelligence. Emotional intelligence is defined as “the ability to identify, assess, and influence one’s own feelings and those of others.”
TRAINING INDUSTRY [Providers] The Building Blocks of Service Level Agreements
| THURSDAY, JULY 30, 2015
For example, asking if the seller provided good customer service is not a measurable result. Best practices dictates that a good agreement between a buyer and seller should include a service level agreement (SLA) as part of that agreement. First let’s define what a SLA is. A well-thought-out SLA sets the tone for how the relationship between parties should be governed. What are those elements that are important to the project success?
TALENTED LEARNING [Providers] What’s Hot In Learning Technology? Summer Webinar Series
| WEDNESDAY, MAY 17, 2017
To differentiate themselves and sell more content, higher-end learning providers are turning to custom learning experiences. Using Digital Badges to Close the Skills Gap — Provide value beyond the training, sell more and have more repeat customers using digital badges and other LMS gamification. LMS Implementation: What Every Buyer Must Know — The biggest differentiator in the LMS today is not tech, but the services vendors provide.
JANE HART [Providers] The 2nd edition of the MWL Newsletter is now online
| SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2017
Published weekly on a Sunday, the MWL Newsletter provides news and articles about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) selected by – and with commentary from – Jane Hart. Sign up to receive this newsletter by email. MWL Newsletter No 2 is now available. Social learning
PULSELEARNING [Providers] Personal Development: How to Involve Your Managers
| TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2017
Provide Your Managers with Flexible Work Hours. A business needs to be in a constant state of development because stagnation isn’t an option in today’s market. Everyone knows that competition is fierce no matter what business niche you’re in, so a business leader needs to make constant efforts to achieve progress. Because survival is key, it’s not just the head of the company that should be involved in this.
OPENSESAME [Providers] Meet Community Coordinator Alex!
| MONDAY, MARCH 17, 2014
In my current position at OpenSesame, I head the Customer Support Team, providing round-the-clock support via social media channels, phone, live chat, email, and case management tools. Hi, I''m Alex! I am the Community Coordinator at OpenSesame. Most customers know me on a first-name basis, and I strive to give care and attention-to-detail to every person on our site. Day-to-day I wear many hats!
ID REFLECTIONS [Providers] The Adventures of Developing an e-learning Course!
| SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2010
Who can provide assets like logos, images, and documentation? I have added some questions that I have found useful to ask Who provides the final sign-off? Whose buy-in do you require to ensure that there is post-rollout support provided to the learners? Mistake #1: I forgot to verify with the stakeholders if the SME who had provided the content would also be the same one reviewing and providing feedback on the storyboards.
GROWTH ENGINEERING [Providers] We’ve Reached the European Finals of the Talent Unleashed Awards, judged by Sir Richard Branson and Steve Wozniak!
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2016
Jonathan Vardon (Chief Information Officer, CCD at Provident Financial). Steve Wozniak will be there in person to provide direct feedback on the night, making it a hugely exciting event! Can you hear that? It’s the sound of our office erupting with joy as this Talent Unleashed Awards news reached us, and it’s not going to stop any time soon!
LEARNING VISIONS [Providers] "Building a Smarter Learning Ecosystem" w/ @JD_Dillon at @ATDCore4
| THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
Provide the manager with actionable data about their employees. Who was leveraging the resources we were providing? Wanted to get into video to provide more structured learning opps. These are my live-blogged notes from a concurrent session at his week’s ATD Core 4 happening this week in New Orleans. Forgive any typos or incoherencies. Building a Smarter Learning Ecosystem JD Dillon, Principal Learning Strategist, Axonify @jd_dillon Intermingling networks….
TALENTLMS [Providers] Optimize your online course development process with these 5 tips
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2017
For example, having an LMS that provides quick user registration and easy enrollment will help both the course facilitators and the learners. The job of an online course creator is not an easy one. It involves balancing learning concepts backed by decades of research with the latest technology. The job also comes with adhering to a rigid process of instructional design.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] How to Lead in a Virtual World
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2013
Provide clear direction: Virtual employees or teams can often fall off the radar and lose the attention of their managers. The way organizations train and develop employees must keep pace with the increasing number of them working away from the office. There’s no doubt technology has changed the way business is accomplished. Its increased use has changed the interaction patterns of employees on multiple levels.
MINDFLASH [Providers] Mindflash FocusAssist Now Available on Computers and iPads
| TUESDAY, JANUARY 7, 2014
Whatever the content of training you have, FocusAssist is here to provide you the assurance that trainees are engaged in the course. In online training, one of the most challenging things for trainers is knowing whether their training courses are engaging and effective. Having great animations, videos, and quizzes doesn’t necessarily mean that a trainee is engaged into the course.
LEARNING WITH E'S [Providers] Freinet and social media
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2013
Learners should be encouraged to learn through making products and providing services. When I wrote Blogging with Freire , I was speculating on what that great Brazilian educator and theorist might have made of educational blogging - a concept he never knew, because he died before the Internet and social media came in to common use. Another great theorist who did much to reform the education system around the globe, is the lesser known French educator Celestin Freinet.
INSIDERHUB [Providers] Learning Solutions Series: Trends in Authoring Tools
| THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
Generally, authoring tools provide the ability to work off an established theme, insert graphics and logos, and manipulate fonts and layouts. So you’ve decided to implement online learning (or elearning, whatever your preference may be). Now how do you get content? There are a couple of options. You can purchase it (off-the-shelf or custom), or you can create your own. If the latter sounds daunting, don’t worry.
VIGNETTES LEARNING [Providers] Small Bites Learning - Fast, Cheap, Flexible and Learners Love Them!
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2013
Ask the learners' concerns When a subject matter expert (SME) provides you content heavy lessons, ask if you can interview, discover or focus the lessons on "what the concerns are" or "what do learners find most important." Is it at all possible to reduce large content into small bites that's faster, easier and easily usable by learners? The answer is NO, if we think of designing and developing content following the old-fashion linear method of learning design.
VIGNETTES LEARNING [Providers] Engaging Technical eLearning – Tips on Design and Delivery
| THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2011
Should the learner need to connect a case or scenario to a detailed reference for a better comprehension of the case and content, it will be wise to provide a link to such reference. [Please add your comments below] Engineer’s and Technical Writer’s View Oft entimes, my development team works to help clients convert technical traini ng into eLearning. An example is the Oracle HRIS and hardware training. The initial challenge is, “How do we make this boring content engaging?”
EXPERIENCING ELEARNING [Providers] Daily Bookmarks 04/25/2008
| FRIDAY, APRIL 25, 2008
Upload your own pictures from Flickr or use the designer options provided to print mini-business cards, stickers, postcards, etc. MOO.com | We love to print. I think this would be very cool to have some cards the next time I go to a conference. tags: flickr , print , career , images
VIGNETTES LEARNING [Providers] Is it spoon-feeding or discovery scenario learning?
| TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2011
Learners reflect on the choices provided. Synthesis: Scenario- based learning should take learners through a journey of discovery ; involving them in the events that take place at various points in your scenarios. It propels learners to think about the choices presented and not merely determining the right or wrong answers.
DIGITALCHALK ELEARNING [Providers] Online Training Gets Easier with DigitalChalk’s Big Update
| MONDAY, JULY 28, 2014
Additional update features now provide easier coupon creation when selling courses online, speedier creation of training videos, improved screen size compatibility for videos, and over 1,000 customized reporting options. For Immediate Release. Leading training platform launches unique PowerPoint converter and more. Asheville, NC – July 28, 2014. You asked, we delivered,” starts an email today to customers of DigitalChalk. Today’s Washington 1.0
ELEARNING BROTHERS [Providers] Adam Cannon Responds to #AskMeMonday on Captivate 2017
| TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2017
Now that we’re in an era and society dominated by mobile devices, providing training in a mobile model is even more important. In light of last week’s release of Adobe Captivate 2017, our #AskMeMonday was focused on that topic. We received a really good question that I’d like to address more in depth. eLearningBros @aqcannon Adam, what’s been your favorite change made to Captivate 2017 from Captivate 9? AskMeMonday. Justin (@justinstallings) April 17, 2017.
ADOBE CAPTIVATE [Providers] Instructional Design Tips to Create eLearning to Train Corporate Millennial Workforce
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017
You can provide me virtual rewards such as badges, points and currencies throughout the course. In one word, the learning should be interactive and provide me with immediate and continuous feedback. “Modern Instructional Design can address the millennial learning needs and help you create an effective eLearning.” In this blog, we will discuss the modern digital learning needs along with the corresponding instructional design tips to create learner-centered corporate eLearning.
CLARK QUINN [Providers] Reimagined Learning: Activities elaborated
| MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2012
As implied in the initial post, these activities should generate products, and reflections as well, which are important for being able to provide feedback, helping shape learners’ understanding. I’ve been reflecting on the new learning model I proposed earlier , and want to share some elaborations with you. In this case, I want to elaborate on the notion of activities, and some associated properties.
LEARNUPON [Providers] Using Google Analytics to up your eCommerce game
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 2017
Google even provides a tool to let you set these up easily: The Campaign URL Builder. Somewhere in your traffic profile there is almost certainly a website, social medium, or paid source that works better than anything else, but if it doesn’t provide a lot of traffic, it can get lost in the noise. We’ve given you some basic guidelines on the use of Google Analytics for eCommerce before.
LEARNDASH [Providers] How Long Does It Take to Create an Online Course on WordPress?
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2016
Choose a domain name & hosting provider. WordPress has proven to be useful for purposes beyond just blogging. Common use-cases include membership sites and online courses using a learning management system plugin like LearnDash. If you are creating your own course on WordPress, you may be wondering: how long will it take? Giving an exact answer to this question is near impossible without making certain assumptions.
LEARNING CAFE [Providers] Does Learning Spend Disproportionate Effort on Leadership Development? – Maybe not but it needs to be more effective.
| THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2011
Those that instil leadership principles but also provide techniques for new and potential leaders to seek out and gather information from respected leaders and apply this in their work. So we come to the end of our theme for October – Does Learning Spend Disproportionate Effort on Leadership Development? We discussed the topics in meet ups, ran polls had online discussions and ran a online webinar (see the slides below).
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] Are You Sharing Global Information?
| TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2013
The area of international assignees provides another example of lost knowledge. Provide ways for each associate to create a personal electronic competency roadmap and skills component. To broaden cultural intelligence across a global organization, build a knowledge management system that can gather, house and disseminate it.
TRAINING INDUSTRY [Providers] Are You Sure Youre Training People to Do the Right Things
| MONDAY, AUGUST 15, 2016
Here’s a sample group of people to talk to: The new person who really gets it: They provide a fresh perspective. The go-to person who has been there forever: They can provide historical knowledge about how the role has changed over the years. This individual can provide an outsider’s perspective and key knowledge. Not long ago Dan Black, chief learning strategist at Tortal Training, got a call from a potential new client who said, “We need sales training!”
KINEO [Providers] Why completion rates are no longer the metric of success in modern learning
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2017
The whole point of pulling your learners in and delivering at the point of need is that you’re providing what your people need to do their jobs. When you’re looking to develop a holy grail of just in time information and resources for your learners, don’t be surprised when they dip in and out, abandon mid-module, or skip to page three of a PDF. Unless we’re talking compliance or a course awarding credentials , a drop in course completions might actually be a good thing.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] Get Ahead of Toxic Culture
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2016
It’s even worse when that pressure to act unethically comes from the culture promoted by the organization that provides your bread and butter. The disturbing Wells Fargo fraud revelation goes to show how going against one’s moral code can have mental health implications.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] General Mills: Making Learning Collaborative
| TUESDAY, MAY 21, 2013
“Every year, we are providing another level of training to people involved in our products, whether it’s producing it, selling it or thinking about the next one,” Wilde said. Training provides the tools, inspiration and support employees need to produce productivity innovations. The food company leverages social tools and in-depth metrics to ensure learning reaches all employees and has an impact on the business.
DASHE & THOMSON [Providers] Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2010
Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career by Jon on November 15, 2010 in budgeting , eLearning Brandon Hall , in partnership with Chapman Alliance , recently published the results of its latest survey about eLearning development ratios.
GROWTH ENGINEERING [Providers] Juliette Denny’s Interview on Learning Now TV
| TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016
This hard-hitting interview was conducted in the wake of our Learning Provider of the Year win at the 2016 Learning Awards. Recently our Managing Director Juliette Denny (or Ideologist in Chief as she’s known around here) was invited onto the fantastic Learning Now TV programme! The Learning Now TV team was keen to find out more about what the win meant for us, what makes Growth Engineering unique, and what 2016 holds in store for us.
D2L [Providers] Why Leaders Need to Think Before They Do
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 5, 2018
There really is no such thing as a bad leadership style—empowerment, participation, and providing … Continued. Forty-two percent of companies today cite leadership development as very important. Leadership Development
LEARNING WITH E'S [Providers] From EDUPUNK to ds106. 10Q: Jim Groom
| THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015
What''s more, I''ll be diving into the ideas of virtualization, containerization and the changing nature of IT infrastructure in providing brave new learning environments. Recently on this blog I featured an interview with Martin Weller , one of the keynote speakers for EDEN 2015.
VISUAL LOUNGE [Providers] How to hack your Professional Development
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
There is no reason you shouldn’t hold your professional development provider to the same pedagogical standards you hold yourself to. Guest post by Sam Patterson Ed.D. When I take what I know about learning and engagement and allow that to drive my decisions for my own learning, I end up in amazing places. It was 6 in the morning and I was on a mission to find my way up to the flight deck, to see the sunrise from the top of an aircraft carrier.
JAY CROSS [Providers] Singularity University
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2012
Google, Autodesk, Cisco, and others provide money for scholarships. Salim Ismael, founding executive director of Singularity University , joined a few dozen of us for lunch in Berkeley yesterday to discuss “Seeing the Next Disruptive Technology.”. Singularity University is neither a university nor about singularity. It’s not a university so much as what the founders hope universities will evolve into.
CLIVE ON LEARNING [Providers] The ethics game
| SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2008
For those that contributed slides, Mark provides links and synopses here. I hope Mark won't mind if I suggest a similar format for events in the UK - anything to provide a break from an endless sequence of PowerPoints Mark Oehlert kindly invited me to contribute to the Great ILS Challenge at DevLearn 08.
PULSELEARNING [Providers] Neurology Should Drive Corporate Training Design
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2017
The fact that your brain processes video about 60,000 times faster than text provides a huge insight into why watching feels so good, and sometimes, even relaxing. Simulation training provides a consequence-free practice ground to learn by doing while receiving visual, audio, and text prompts and tips along the way. When it comes to designing engaging and effective corporate training, the best place to start is by looking at how the human brain works – neurology.
TRIVANTIS [Providers] How to Add Closed Captions to Video and Audio in Lectora
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2014
Let’s look at each part of the sample: Header information: This section provides some general information to Lectora about the file. Web accessibility is an important part of the development process that should be considered with your initial course design. It is a “best practice” for your e-Learning presentations to be compliant with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. As described in the 508 Standards Guide [1194.22(b)]:
MINDFLASH [Providers] 3 Learning and Development Lessons From …. M&Ms
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2011
Who would have thought they would provide a great lesson about hiring and developing employees? M&M’s, those delicious little candies with a mix of colors on the outside and great filling on the inside. Today’s workplace in an intellectual or service workplace – much of manufacturing has moved offshore. Most employees are now face-to-face with customers, not hiding behind machines or out of view.
MINDFLASH [Providers] How to Motivate Gen Y: Let Them Give Away Your Money?
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 18, 2011
While a gift of $25 did not make a difference when it was donated to a faceless and impersonal charity, a gift of $20 provided numerous positive outcomes when it was given in the form of helping out a teammate,” writes Ariely. Evidence shows that, when it comes to retaining Gen Y, it’s not all down to dollars and cents. Training, a collaborative work environment and a sense of shared purpose can all motivate younger workers to stay put, not just a healthy pay check.
MINDFLASH [Providers] How to Get Your Team Fired Up? Tap Into Their Passion, Get Them Connected — Or Else
| THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2011
As president of Humanetrics, LLC, Forte provides talent-based hiring and management training to create high-productivity workplaces. Face it — the workplace is changing. And getting the most out of your best people is directly tied to one crucial ingredient: employee work passion. The more passionate an employee is about her work, the more significant her commitment, contribution and ultimately performance.
CLO MAGAZINE [Providers] Developing Leaders in the Facebook Age
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2013
A quick glance at someone’s LinkedIn page can provide insights into previous professional experiences, schooling and primary interests. Herb Greenberg, founder and CEO of Caliper, said coaching needs to be customized and balanced with the convenience that social media provides. Thanks to the proliferation of technology-fueled information, effective leaders need to be able to connect with people in multiple, real and personal ways.
E-LEARNING UNCOVERED [Providers] New Features in Lectora X.5 and New Resources on E-Learning Uncovered!
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2011
I don’t expect that they would provide every demographic combination in every costume, but I do wish this collection was more representative of the workforce overall. Two weeks ago, Trivantis released Lectora X.5, which has some very interesting new features. Here is a review of Lectora’s new functionality and new resources available now on E-Learning Uncovered. New Flash Games. Fans of Lectora’s Flash games get a treat in this release.