Megatrends in MOOCs: #10 The Changing Role of the Instructor

Your Training Edge

The role of the instructor is changing, and while the initial reaction has been one of shock and fear (educators are afraid of losing their jobs), the truth is that this shift is actually very good news—for companies, for employees, and for trainers.

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Study: Online Reputation Linked to Worker Behavior

CLO Magazine

Employees who are highly satisfied with their employer's online reputation are nearly four times as likely to be pleased with their job as workers who are not satisfied with their employer's online reputation. One of the greatest disconnects unveiled in the study centers around the role of social media in the workplace, the importance of a company's online reputation and the clarity of its mission.

Americans Would Rather Be Unemployed Than Work for Companies with Bad Reputations

CLO Magazine

workers would not take a job with a company that had a poor reputation even if they were unemployed, a new survey shows. 3 Corporate Responsibility Magazine, in conjunction with Allegis Group Services, announced on Thursday the findings of the publication''s annual corporate reputation survey, which found that 69 percent of Americans would not take a job with a company that had a bad reputation — even if they were unemployed. Nearly 70 percent of U.S.

Customer Satisfaction and the Role of L&D

Growth Engineering

It’s not just profit that’s at stake – the very reputation of the business is on the line and in today’s connected world, there’s nowhere to hide. The post Customer Satisfaction and the Role of L&D appeared first on Growth Engineering.

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State of the Front-Line Manager

say they don’t enjoy the role. The role of a front-line manager can seem. a double handful of different roles like: Coach, resource. Role Findings Executives • 79% believe shortcomings in front-line manager. roles. in role This may seem obvious, but a simple.

Flipping the teacher

Learning with e's

Given my reputation though, it wouldn''t have been out of the ordinary. Flipping teachers is about swapping roles. It can be in the form of a video, or presentation, or role play, or even a blues song (be creative).

Conflicting personas: social media as an ‘AND’ role (initially titled ‘AND’ job which is entirely inappropriate, even for this blog)

Janet Clarey

These dueling roles have created a persona issue for me. teaching about my “AND&# role. These are all related to my “AND&# role. I’ve got information to share about both roles.

Power sharing

Learning with e's

His second trend reflects the changing roles of some teachers and professors. This is manifest as a changing professorial role, towards more support and negotiation over content and methods, and a focus on developing and supporting learner autonomy.

How to Align Your Training With Your Business Objectives in 6 Easy Steps


A few will train just to meet their training quota, and then there are those who train their employees to create a reputation of staff development. That’s, making money, building a reputation, becoming faster, or becoming better. But how did it achieve its sterling reputation?

7 Reasons Why All Team Members Should Have Social Media Training

Your Training Edge

We cannot ignore the integral role which social media platforms are now playing in our digitally connected world, and just how important they are for any marketing strategy within a modern business or start-up. Reputations can be damaged by social media.

AR & VR – The Next Big Trend In E-Learning


The exposure to a simulated environment enables the users to get comfortable with their job roles and understand what they will face in areal-world scenarios. The buzz around Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality is getting louder.

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Social Media: Gathering LinkedIn Recommendations

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  You'll also see an option to choose which company/role you wish to have them recommend you for.     Here are a few tips for gathering recommendations: It's acceptable to send a message and ask them to recommend you for a certain skill or role.

How does customizing of learning help to improve competencies?

Origin Learning

What does a multi-national company with years of hard-built reputation do, especially when it is aggressively entering newer markets , expanding and adding newer products or lines to its already overflowing basket of products? The tool could accommodate as many job roles as needed.

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. Teaching employees about their career can play an important role in their learning and development.

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. That’s the role traditional education will always continue to play.

Localization: Training & Development in Argentina

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Compared with other South Americans, Argentines have a reputation for: Seriousness and melancholy. Visitors are expected to arrive on time for business meetings; but it is culturally acceptable for Argentine participants to be late, especially if they hold an important title or role. by Jen Weaver. In a previous article I discussed the importance of knowing your target market--their culture, customs, and expectations.

The Effective Use of LMS Software for Safety Compliance


Safety, security and adhering to compliance is the major concern of every organization in today’s high-tech world, as the organization’s reputation and financial standings entirely depend on them.

Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2017

eLearning 24-7

Price plays a role with many people. 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.

Microlearning: Leveraging Your Business Results From Effective Training


G-Cube is one of the eminent e-learning service providers, which created a Spaced Learning Program for a reputed automobile company to facilitate classroom as well as online learning experiences. When discussing about its role in your training course, it has a lot more flexibility.

Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

I'm not saying that my summary is perfect, but here it is in all of its glory:     I used the "pipe" character to separate my roles. It's your reputation on the line - don't risk it over hurting someone's feelings because you refuse to recommend them.

Daily Bookmarks 03/20/2008

Experiencing eLearning

The Bamboo Project Blog: Dump Your Resume–Build a Reputation Instead. tags: career , identity , portfolio , reputation. Build your reputation online, create an identity for yourself, and develop your online portfolio. These are the roles of a 21st Century educator: Teacher as leader, Teacher as writer, Teachers as 21st Century literacy activist Even perfect resumes won’t always get interviews, according to a recent small-scale experiment.

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5 Content Marketing Tips for Training Professionals

Your Training Edge

When it comes to promoting your training company, it’s a good idea to maintain a social media presence on all platforms – and it’s not just to keep every communication channel open; any delegate will expect any professional company to do so, so there’s a reputational element to this.

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4 LMS Features That Were Hot and Now Are Not

Absorb LMS

In my current role with Absorb, I help organizations reduce the effort associated with managing learning by demystifying LMS technology. Make sure your team is buying an LMS for the year you’re in.

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When Selecting an LMS – Small Company vs. Big Corporation?


This makes them feel as though the product or service they are purchasing must be credible or reputable based on the name and various locations. Follow-up plays an important role in maintaining a good relationship with customers.

How Millennials Can Improve Your Organization’s Operations


Their penchant for self-expression will promote individuality and ownership of their role. By allowing Millennial employees to express themselves (within reason, of course), they will embrace their work roles with gusto. Ambition- Millennials are often categorized as entitled, this reputation is overblown. In fact, there’s a reason why so many Millennials rise to leadership roles so shortly after entering the workforce.

Overcoming Life Sciences Compliance Challenges – Part 1

ePath Learning

Compliance failures can be expensive in terms of fines paid, costs to remedy deficiencies and the costs associated with damaging the reputation of your brand. The compliance challenges facing companies in pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical devices industries continue to grow.

Protect Your Brand from Disgruntled Employees


Let’s face it, reputation in the business world is important. It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it.” – Warren Buffett. We all know brand image matters, right? What are some of the big brands you can think of? Amazon, Coca-Cola, Nike?

5 Aspects That Make Outsourcing E-learning to India a Big Hit

CommLab India

The secret of Kevin’s success – outsourcing his e-learning project to a reputed firm in India. Reputed online learning firms in India have access to the latest versions of authoring software, which plays an important role in meeting your web-based learning development needs.

Benefits of compliance training

Sponge UK

Unfortunately compliance learning has a reputation for being dull and irrelevant with many of the people who are required to take it. Here we offer our best practices for compliance training and elearning so you can make sure your courses gain the positive reputation they deserve.

Work-based collaboration tools and the elephant in the room

Connect Thinking

Reputation. With transparency comes reputation. I like to share my thoughts by the written word, building an online reputation for both business reasons and for altruistic reasons.

Emergence of the Performance Catalyst

Tom Spiglanin

Perhaps we know how to produce elearning products, and have developed a reputation for creating innovative products using incrementally more powerful tools. An even smaller number will evolve into the role of Performance Catalyst.

Franchise Training Realities: Learning to Slice the Bloomin’ Onion

Talented Learning

On average, each franchisee employs about 60 people in a variety of roles: Front-of-the-house employees – servers, hosts, bartenders. Training plays a central role in the world’s most successful franchise organizations.

CLOs, Move From Conduit to Curator

CLO Magazine

In 2017 and beyond, learning leaders will play a significant role in engaging five workforce generations. For example, offer recommendations on content based on interests or new job roles to make sure content is relevant.

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7 Tips to Prepare Yourself for a Successful Job Interview

Your Training Edge

Your choice of clothes plays a crucial role in creating the first impression on the interviewer. You must also find out the particular job role and responsibilities you are required to perform while on board. One negative spoken word could smear your reputation.

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5 Applications for Analogies in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Analogies Can Provide Role Reversal That Produces Empathy. I have found analogies to be particularly effective in this area because they can oftentimes provide a role reversal that helps the learner appreciate the other side of an issue.

The Right LMS Checklist for my Company

Melon Learning

Depending on the department, job role, time in the company or any other factors that you might consider important, you’ll see that there are distinct learner types with their own needs and requirements.

A Strong Company Culture Starts with an Effective Training Program


Identify where your company’s strengths are in content development and delegate roles accordingly–look to subject-matter experts on your team to provide insight for training manuals and videos. With the right learning content and approach to training, you can emulate that “family unit” functionality and loyalty that aids employee retention and gives your company a reputation as a great place to work. Google employees embrace “Googliness.”

The Rise of the Servant Leader

CLO Magazine

Leaders saw their role as getting workers to produce the most goods in the shortest amount of time. Feeling horrible about the negative effect his carelessness had on both the customer and the hotel’s reputation, the server approached the guest.

Do we need product evangelists for each product/service?


Since technology moves so fast, it in fact anticipates trends by satisfying needs the market doesn’t even know it has yet – this is why marketing today has the role of actually preparing the market for new products and services which are evolving at an incredible pace. 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.