5 Reasons Why eLearning Has A Bad Reputation And How To Overcome It


However, if you know why eLearning has gotten a bad reputation over the years, you have the power to overcome the stereotypes and create an unforgettable eLearning experience. Unfortunately, eLearning has a bad reputation in some circles, especially in the corporate training sector.

Reputation in Social Learning Technologies

CLO Magazine

Reputation in social learning technologies is what people use as an indicator of trust, value and usefulness. The Oxford Dictionary defines reputation as the opinions or views that are generally held of someone or something with respect to character or other qualities. Reputation systems give people information about others’ past performance. Exposing reputation: Helps individuals decide who to trust.

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Top Reasons Why eLearning Has a Bad Reputation in Your Company

SHIFT eLearning

Hence, they have gained a bad reputation. In this post, we'll go over the main reasons that have given your eLearning courses a bad reputation. You know something’s wrong with the eLearning courses that you are offering if: The reports are dripping in bad news.

Branding of Learning or is reputation enough ? Learning Cafe May Theme & Webinar

Learning Cafe

Or should we be old school and build a reputation through meeting needs of our customers and learners. Being exposed to branding and marketing is now part of life*. In larger companies internal brands (departments, initiatives etc) have been used to create visibility and engage employees with the hope of resulting into action or change. Will the learning function benefit from having its own brand ?

LMS Security Matters


Thousands of websites are hacked and blacklisted every day, losing their data, reputation and search ranking. In addition to the reputation damage, hacking causes financial harm, emotional distress and clients’ confidence loss. Data security is one of the most important issues nowadays.

August 27, 2014 - LMS Security Matters


Thousands of websites are hacked and blacklisted every day, losing their data, reputation and search ranking. In addition to the reputation damage, hacking causes financial harm, emotional distress and clients’ confidence loss. LMS Security Matters. Data security is one of the most important issues nowadays. That is why so much attention is paid to the system security and reliability. eLearning

Managing Your Online Reputation

eLearning Weekly

I’ve seen several articles over the past few months about online reputations, and why it is important for you to always be aware of how you are represented on the web. You Can Run, But You Can’t Hide: Tools and Resources for Managing Your Online Reputation. I see two main reasons: First, it’s important for you to build-up and monitor your own online reputation, from a professional development standpoint.

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5 Steps towards a Successful e-Learning Course

SCORM Explained

Since its inception at the tail end of the 20th century, e-Learning has thrived on its reputation for being simple and easy to get to grips with for the smartphone generation. However, that doesn’t mean that course leaders always find it easy to set up the courses, whether it’s due to a complicated LMS or Read More. The post 5 Steps towards a Successful e-Learning Course appeared first on SCORM Explained. e-Learning SCORM e-learning scorm training

"Oh My Gosh" - The Future of Reputation

Vignettes Learning

I scanned the book " The Future of Reputation." What hit me is this: Someone's reputation in the Internet could be an asset that can be destroyed very quickly. This tells me that good reputation as an asset in the Internet must be vigorously monitored. It is interesting to read, although it addressed more solutions for protection of privacy in legal and government policies.

Online Compliance Training: An Adaptive Approach by Lyndon Lovell

Learning Solutions Magazine

The training can be costly, both financially and from a reputational viewpoint, for the organization and the individual. Much training in organizations today is repetitive and does not take into account learners’ prior knowledge and experience. This is especially evident in yearly or biennial online mandatory compliance training. How can we fix this problem? Design Strategies Instructional Design Measurement Training Strategies

7 Tips to Be a Happy, Productive, and Motivated eLearning Professional


More often than not, it is not money that motivates them or the desire to be reputable. The Best Tips and Tricks for eLearning Professionals to Incorporate into their Work Routines.

What is your Company Culture Grade?  (And Team Building Tips to Improve It)

Clarity Consultants

Such impacts can include high turnover, a poor reputation, difficulty recruiting, and overall stressed and unproductive workers. It’s plain to see that a great work environment with a positive culture helps keep employees happy and productive.

You are what you tweet

Learning with e's

It can take a lifetime to establish a reputation, and only seconds to lose it completely. Once you tap the enter key, it's out there for others to see, and your reputation rests on what you have posted.

Learning Management System: The Sine Qua Non for Effective Compliance Training by Amit Gautam

Learning Solutions Magazine

It helps in alleviating risks, safeguarding organizational reputation, and ensuring there are no unnecessary legal tussles and penalties. In a well-structured corporate training environment, compliance is not only a necessity but a significant responsibility, both legally and operationally. Here are nine tips to ensure effective compliance training with an LMS. Learning Systems Management Training Strategies

3 Reasons for Organizations to Offer Effective Compliance Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

Compliance training educates employees on the laws, regulations, ethics, and guidelines of the company which in turn creates a friendly workplace atmosphere and enhances the organization’s reputation.

Year in Review: 5 eLearning Reports to Read before 2016


A reputable MOOC, coming from the universities, or platforms like edX, could be integrated with corporate development plans. If the information already exists and comes from a reputable university, I’d take advantage of that.”.

2016 EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives: Empower, Accelerate, Transform


By Tony Glass The countdown to the 2016 EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives event has begun!

Reputation - Its More Important Than Ever But What Exactly Is it?

Mark Oehlert

The whole idea is reputation-based currency. Do you know what whuffie is? Do you have any? Can you spare some? Did you know that it came from a book and that there is a whole book about it ?

Why You Should Care About M-Learning


Put simply, ignoring the mlearning shift will result in the company being seen as dated and out-of-touch… and no one wants to work for a company with that reputation! Mobile learning is becoming increasingly popular in the workplace.

Online Education Around the World


25, 2013 the European Commission launched an open education resource website [link] - this infographic goes on to list institutions affiliated with openeducationeuropa, foreign universities offering online coursework, and ends with top rated world universities with global reputations.

Effectiveness of Corporate Learning and Development programs

Your Training Edge

Corporation’s reputation is based on both things. Better profile and reputation of the corporation. Corporate is a world where an individual or groups get united for a specific purpose. It is created by some legal authorities or department of laws.

Caution: Choose Your LMS Wisely


Even if you don’t initially plan on using it, any reputable LMS will support it. Reputation – Get a general sense of what people are saying about the options you are considering.

Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2017

eLearning 24-7

Reputation does too. But as an analyst, I ignore reputation and price. Before we dive into this year’s top 10 authoring tools, a funny thing happened to me this week – rib injury. As a result a delay in the post and up front apology for that.

Online Education Facts and Figures


44% look at school reputation. Interestingly, what learners indicate as most important in an online educational program is the same as what is valued in traditional institutions – primarily in regards to reputation and tution (cost).

Does Your eLearning Content Set Off Fireworks?

eLearning Brothers

It had a good reputation. When crafting modules and courses, look for ways to make it a learning event that, through skillful use of design and technology, will enhance your reputation and make learners want to take your courses for years to come.

10 Reasons to Use Serious Games


This is extremely important when doing corporate training where people are hesitant to try something different because they don’t want to hurt their own reputation or the company.

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Reflection Software Launches Interactive “Preventing Harassment” Series by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The company partnered with one of the nation’s most reputable labor-relations law firms to ensure the training stays up to date with changing laws. Reflection Software’s new three-part series on preventing workplace harassment is comprehensive, customizable, and compliant in all 50 states. Management Professional Development Training Strategies

ELearning in Higher-Ed Now an Expectation


Sure, nearly all elearning programs offer the benefits above, but it is also important that the programs have a solid reputation. In order to assess an institutes reputation, online students look at the following factors: Accreditation. Online courses and modules within education are no longer the exception, they are the norm. More than ever, elearning is being used to bolster learning during non-class hours, and even a flipped-classroom models.

Top 3 Reasons Your eLearning Needs Quality Assurance

eLearning Brothers

A simple, straightforward QA process will help you avoid the toll that those mistakes can have on your career, and on your reputation. During World War I, manufacturing processes became more complex, and a large number of workers led to minimal supervision.

eLearning Cyclops: Heading to #DevLearn

eLearning Cyclops

This is my first visit to the conference, but I have known of its reputation as a fantastic conference and enviously followed last years back channel on Twitter. eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Pages. Free eLearning. Cloud Apps. About Me. Privacy Policy. Sunday, October 30, 2011. Heading to #DevLearn. I am very excited to be heading out to the DevLearn Conference and Expo this week.

Open or shut?

Learning with e's

Those who blog – including me – agree there are positive outcomes, such as networking and collaborating, finding new audiences and opportunities, disseminating research more widely, and building one’s reputation. A new breed of academics is emerging in the digital age.

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Don't Hire An eLearning Agency Until You've Read This

eLearning Architect

This is my reputation on the line! Recruiting an agency to create eLearning is a risky business. How do you know they'll deliver? Can you ensure the quality of work is up to scratch?

The 29 Costly Implications of Losing Customers

Your Training Edge

A lost customer opens us up to potentially negative word-of-mouth that might affect our reputation with prospects, customers, suppliers and staff. A reputation for losing customers can hang a black cloud over the ability to find and hire the right personnel.

Online Versus Traditional Education


As reputable universities joined programs like Coursera there was a flood of learners eager to sign-up for the courses being offered. If you were to look at the educational landscape only 15 to 20 years ago then it would look a lot different than it does today.

Saturday is the Best Day to Build Your LinkedIn Profile!

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

You will discover best practices for creating an online presence, learn about privacy and other settings, get tips on networking and protecting your online reputation, and more. What are you doing Saturday? Are you going to build something? A storage shed perhaps? A deck? Face it, there's no way you'll finish either of those projects tomorrow. If you want to build something that matters, and get it done in a day, why not focus on your LinkedIn Profile? 

Toolkit: A Review of Rehearsal, or How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall? by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

Now Rehearsal.com provides a chance to practice with someone, a mentor who has an excellent reputation. Classes and courses do not make learners into experts. They are the foundation for further learning, but it’s practice that. takes learners to higher levels of skill. But training often leaves out the follow-up practice and feedback, so the foundation. erodes quickly. Read about it here! Design & Development Tools Training Strategies

Save the date for our cyber breakfast briefing

Unicorn Training

We've also got a special guest talk from one of our large and reputable financial services clients, who will talk about how they successfully implemented cyber learning into their organisation. Protecting your organisation against the risk of cyber attack is more important now than ever before. Every week there are new reports of successful cyber attacks on some of the largest organisations in the world, what are you doing to protect yours?