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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Role of E-learning in Creating an Ethical Workplace

CommLab India

In case you fail to live up to the ethical standards, your organization is at a high risk of losing valuable staff, clients, and above all, reputation in the market. The role of superiors is not just to guide and lead their team mates, but to also develop a strong bond with them.

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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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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Learning Side of Sears

CLO Magazine

At Sears, Segno is the name of the learning and performance management system Nguyen and his team built to support the company’s metrics-driven roles and promote a culture of continuous learning. It includes two data-driven tools, Segno Expertise and Segno Reputation.

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 four responsibilities of the learning professional

Clive on Learning

To put it bluntly, every time you behave unprofessionally, you reinforce undesirable stereotypes and make it much harder for your colleagues to fulfil their roles as professionals.

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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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Compliance - e-learning's greatest friend and worst enemy

Clive on Learning

In the Foreword to the report, Iain McLeod of SAI Global Compliance, which sponsored the study, had this to say: Universally, lack of employee engagement emerged as the biggest barrier to effectiveness – and is linked strongly to the poor reputation of compliance e-learning. Towards Maturity has just published a study called Reinvigorating Compliance Training. Bringing it back from the dead might be more apt.

The Pros of Social Media for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

The training industry is changing rapidly and technology plays a big role in that change, especially social media. In the past you had very few outlets to build your professional reputation. But today, you can easily connect and contribute to build your reputation and expertise.

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.”

Creation of Value and Intangible Assets: the Paradigm Shift

Learning Wire

Brand reputation. Therefore, the finance function must take on a fundamental role of cross-disciplinary collaboration as a provider of both information and measures relative to the drivers of intangible values.

This Girl Can Unlocking Womens Potential for Sales Success

Training Industry

Only 39 percent of sales-related roles are filled by women. Changing the Reputation of the Profession Sales must cast off its outdated stereotype of an alpha-male kingdom, one that prevents women from considering sales as a career. Simple actions, like optimizing a job description, emphasizing the relationship management aspects of sales roles, and profiling successful women in sales, can minimize the risk of women self-selecting out of applying for open sales jobs.

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Learning with e's

Could the pedagogical role of the educator be redefined? What role might technology play in the future to support autodidacticism ? Some are quite vehement in their attacks on his reputation and work, and conversely, others are equally aggressive in their defence of his ideas.

How to Build Executive Alliances

CLO Magazine

Moving created a reputation for me, a reputation of caring,” he said. Bennett and nine other individuals dissected the company’s structure, role and responsibilities across all divisions to see where there was duplicate work or service gaps.

Leadership is Influence and Influence is All Around Us

Training Industry

To that point, everyone in every organization is in a leadership role! With practice in authorship, facilitation, sales and marketing, Sam’s partnered with some of the world’s most reputable companies for his ability to provide well-rounded trustworthy service.

Valentine’s Day: Rekindle the Love for Learning using E-learning

CommLab India

If she opens a pet store or works in a dog clinic, and gets handsome money, enjoys flexible working hours and a good reputation – those are the extrinsic motivations. Children have a naturally inquisitive tendency to learn continuously.

Bullying at Work: EEOC Won’t Take It Anymore

ej4 eLearning

million for workers alleging harassment—direct costs that are just a small piece of offending organizations’ monetary outlay, which also includes decreased productivity, increased turnover, reputable harm, and—for some—the shuttering of the business. Role play : A time-honored tool, role play is an effective way to make behavior modification fun.

5 Critical Reasons to Rollout Food Safety Training

CommLab India

An organization’s reputation will be compromised upon product recall. Lawsuits, huge penalties, and bad reputation will follow. Washing hands properly, sanitizing equipment and implements, all play a major role in food safety training.

Get Ahead of Employee Misconduct

CLO Magazine

Aside from a tarnished reputation — depending on the fallout — when companies sweep bad behavior under the carpet, they open themselves up to the possibility of higher turnover, lower productivity and diminished profitability, wrote Dori Meinert in a 2014 HR Magazine article.

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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.

The push toward content curation


David Kelly of the eLearning Guild has been the clearest voice suggesting that curation is a fundamental role for L&D. Each of these elements has a role to play in delivering value out of curation. The role of seek is to selectively find relevant resources.

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.

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.

Storytelling: 3 Keys to Scenario Based eLearning

eLearning Brothers

While role-plays often receive a poor reputation, they are a powerful tool in any type of training for engaging and then applying key learning that has occurred. Role-plays in a very real sense are storytelling, at a higher level.

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.

Online Learning for Career Progression


While traditional institutions are backed by years of reputation, the search for similarly well-regarded, industry-recognized courses can prove tricky. It is also about helping you perform better in your role or preparing you for future advancement. As well as helping you to excel in your current role, it may help to shape you into the perfect candidate for the next one.