Talent Development Capability Model to Unlock Employee Potential

Dan Keckan

In 2018, the Association for Talent Development (ATD) conducted research to define the concept of talent development. Learn how their findings can help you shape your L&D strategy. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Translational research?

Clark Quinn

So, one of the things that a few people do is translate research to practice. They’re also practitioners, designing or consulting on solutions, but they can read research in untranslated academese and make sense of it. However, they also say “occupies a conceptual space between basic research and applied research” Wait, I thought that was applied research! The post Translational research?

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Theory or Research?

Clark Quinn

My answer to theory or research is theory. Most research experiments are done in the context of a theoretical framework. Researchers tend to run experiments driven by a theory. If I were in a research setting, I’d be conducting experiments on engagement (pushing beyond ARCS) to test my own theories of what makes experiences as engaging and effective. The post Theory or Research?

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Research Helps Identify Learner Engagement Trends

InSync Training

T he InSync Training team congratulates Chip Dye, Lead Researcher and Director of Client Relations, on the defense of his dissertation and completion of his PhD program at the University of Connecticut.

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

Emerging Online Learning Tools Research Session Mindmap

Clark Quinn

At AECT18, I dropped in on a session summarizing research on emerging technologies for online learning. There were experts in each area, so names like Vanessa Dennan on social media, Curt Bonk in MOOCs, Florence Martin on synchronous Learning, and David Wiley on Open Education Research. And I apparently missed the nuances in the description, it was more meta-research, e.g. research on the research!

Nuts & Bolts: Research Surprises

Learning Solutions Magazine

Nuts & Bolts: Research Surprises. jane-bozarth. Tue, 02/04/2020 - 00:00

Informal Learning Research Report

Jane Hart

Inthis new E-Learning Guild Survey Research Report,Informal Learning Takes Off, Iexamine the results of a survey about informal learning in the workplace. The results show that there are nowmany interpretations of the term informal learning – from non-traditional approaches to training to autonomous, unplanned individual and team learning. The main informal learning activities […]. Social learning

Research Study: Learner Engagement-Call For Participation

InSync Training

Engagement Research Study Think about the last time you were a student in any type of instructional delivery. Were you engaged in the experience? Quantifying ''engagement'' is something that all training professionals struggle with. The results of this r esearch, being conducted by an InSync colleague as part of his doctoral studies, will be useful to our entire industry.

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10 Minutes of Motivation Research

Experiencing eLearning

Daniel Pink shared this animated whiteboard video explaining some of the research and ideas from his book Drive. The research Pink shares in his book reinforces the idea of lifelong learning. Pink’s ideas have been applied to learning by others, but the basic idea is that for all but the simplest tasks, people aren’t motivated well by big monetary rewards. What rewards people is autonomy, mastery, and purpose. This, of course, has implications for instructional design.

HR Benchmark Report: How to Recruit, Coach & Develop Teams

Do you really want a team of all-stars? Instead of trying to hire all Type A high performers, research shows it’s much more effective to hire a mix of personalities. In this report, Paycor will explain why and how to go about assembling, coaching, and developing effective teams at work.

Making Sense of Research

Clark Quinn

One announcement that was less noticed was the announcement of a new research endeavor, but I wonder if it isn’t the most game-changing element of them all. What Apple has done is to focus specifically on health data from their HealthKit, and partner with research hospitals. A couple of weeks ago, I was riffing on sensors: how mobile devices are getting equipped with all sorts of new sensors and the potential for more and what they might bring.

Research in Gamification of Learning and Instruction

Experiencing eLearning

” In that post, I shared several links to research about the effectiveness of games for learning. If you are interested in a more in-depth review of research, Karl Kapp’s new book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction has an entire chapter titled “Research Says…Games are Effective for Learning.” ” This chapter focuses on two areas of the research: meta-analysis studies and research on specific elements of games.

Research snapshot: The fully mature metrics practice

Learning Pool

The post Research snapshot: The fully mature metrics practice appeared first on Learning Pool. Downloads

The 5 Best Research-Based Methods For Training Content Standardization

Dan Keckan

Besides the usual suspects of poor planning and lack of engagement and motivation, could standardization be the key to overturning those high drop-out numbers for online courses? This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Design and Development eLearning Best Practices eLearning Content Development Online Courses

CFO’s Guide to Building an HR Team with Limited Time, Budget and Resources

Building the ideal HR team doesn’t happen overnight—especially when CFOs have limited time, budget and resources. But our new guide can give you advice on where to start and key focus areas you need to know. Download our guide today!

Game To Teach Researching Skills

Web Courseworks

This past week our gaming department at Web Courseworks has posted a new blog entry on Games Can Teach , about an intriguing experimental game that the University of Michigan Institute of Museum and Library Studies has been using to tackle a trending problem in today’s academic world: bad research habits. This game, called BiblioBouts , aims to teach students how to properly research subjects for their academic needs. BiblioBouts eLearning games interactive research Serious Games

ATD’s new research report – Sales Onboarding: Launching Productivity

Upside Learning

Sales has been transformed over the years as customers have become more educated with access to information on demand. The Sales teams need to be at the top of their game both on knowledge and skills to win business in this new world.

How to Research Your Course Audience

LearnDash

The best way to research your course audience is to ask them directly. This kind of market research requires a lot of refinement as you go. If your competition hasn’t done their own market research , you may find yourself repeating their mistakes rather than learning from them. In fact, you can save yourself some time by including this step in your own competitor research. The post How to Research Your Course Audience appeared first on LearnDash.

What Research Tells Us About Chunking Content

Patti Shank

Research by usability experts Nielsen Norman Group tells us that people prefer content that is logically divided or chunked. They define chunking as breaking up content into smaller, distinct units of information (chunks), as shown in the right column of Figure 1. This is as opposed to presenting content in homogeneous blocks like in the left column of Figure 1. Chunking doesn’t mean simply breaking up text into smaller pieces.

How to Build the Ideal HR Team (with Limited Time, Budget and Resources)

Building the ideal HR team doesn’t happen overnight—especially when you have limited time, budget and resources. But our new guide can give you advice on where to start and key focus areas you need to know. Download our guide today!

Understanding Learning Styles Research

Experiencing eLearning

Too many people have been talking about learning styles research lately for me to try to cite them all here. Via Karyn Romeis and Stephen Downes , I found two lengthy reviews of learning styles research: Learning styles and pedagogy in post-16 learning. What research has to say to practice. The first is a literature review of 13 often-cited learning styles; the second summarizes that research and focuses more on how it can inform practice. Application of Research.

Behavior Research Links

Usable Learning

So, I was just talking to someone interesting in doing user research for behavior change, and I put together a set of links for her. I thought it was a useful list, so also posting it here: This is a nice collection of resources about UX User Research, including a list of people to follow: [link] articles/complete-beginners- guide-to-design-research/.

What’s The Real Cost of Your Elearning? (New Research)

Elucidat

New Research) appeared first on Elucidat. Why is the ‘time to complete’ a piece of elearning such an important number? I’ve taken a dive into the data to look at how people estimate cost and time in instructional design and the impact this could be having on businesses. There are two ways of looking at the cost of elearning: 1. Market value: How much is your vendor charging you? Or, how much are you charging for your learning product?

Research Shows Companies Should Encourage Social Learning

TOPYX LMS

In 1999, researcher Allen Tough spoke on the importance of informal learning at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education. Speaking of a research project he had been involved with, he said, “We found about 20 percent of all major learning efforts were institutionally organized, or it was like a driving school instructor or piano instructor, something like that. The post Research Shows Companies Should Encourage Social Learning appeared first on TOPYX.

Leveraging Learner Variability to Elevate Equity in EdTech

Speaker: Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer & Executive Director, Learner Variability Project

In this webinar, Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer of Digital Promise, will share his insights into the modern boom in neuroscience and learning sciences research. You'll discover how much more we know now about how students learn - and how we can use that knowledge to create EdTech-enabled classrooms that can meet the diverse needs of all students.

Microlearning, Macrolearning. What Does Research Tell Us?

Patti Shank

Preliminary Research Validates MindMeld SME Collaboration Model

Web Courseworks

The book was the result of my seven years of doctorate research at the University of Wisconsin into best practices for developing online interactive learning objects (ILOs). A few days ago, I was delighted to learn that my model for micro-collaboration has been applied and evaluated by researchers at Texas A&M University. The contents of a design journal, design documents, and interviews were analyzed and focus-coded around the research questions.

Research tips for script writing

mysimpleshow

The foundation of a great explainer video script lies in its research. Unless you are already an expert in the field, explaining a complex or detailed topic needs thorough research. A carefully researched script enhances the quality of the video and determines the success of the explainer video, but the challenge is to write a script that is clear and concise. So, what is needed in order to do effective research for a great explainer video script ?

Research: Challenges—and Welcome to #GuildReads!

Learning Solutions Magazine

Research: Challenges—and Welcome to #GuildReads! jane-bozarth. Tue, 07/07/2020 - 01:00

2019 State of Sales Coaching: Managers, Reps, and Enablement Pros Weigh In

Speaker: Henry Bruckstein, Founder at Canam Research, and Jake Miller, Product Marketing Manager at Allego

Join Henry Bruckstein, Founder of Canam Research, and Jake Miller, product marketing manager at Allego, to learn why--and more--from the new 2019 State of Sales Coaching survey. Virtually every sales organization sees the value of good sales coaching.

Building digital confidence at Cancer Research UK

Jane Hart

New article in the MWL Magazine: Building digital confidence at Cancer Research UK ‘When our digital team works with another team at CRUK in a ‘spoke’, we help them deliver a digital outcome. Like increase their digital presence or the performance of their pages. And just as importantly we help them learn … Social learning

What Does Research Say About Generational Differences?

Learning Solutions Magazine

What Does Research Say About Generational Differences? megan-dybczak. Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:00

Chunking learning method: what is it & research

MobileTrain

Researchers have found that chunking information helps you retain data more easily and get better at chunking as you go forward. The post Chunking learning method: what is it & research appeared first on Mobietrain. Parlez vous français ? Or, do you play an instrument perhaps?

Learning Pool review the Fosway Group COVID-19 research

Learning Pool

Our friends over at Fosway published some interesting research on COVID-19 a few weeks back. The research reveals an interesting challenge around content. The research from Fosway shows that 84% of people think integration with collaboration platforms is important.

Found - The Best Sales Learning Methodologies

Speaker: Joe DiDonato, Chief of Staff, Baker Communcations, Inc

He will also tell you what he shared with the Venture Capitalist community on how to pick which EdTech technologies will likely succeed based on educational research.

Research Paper Services for Students: Choose the Best One for Yourself

Your Training Edge

For professional research paper services such as Advancedwriters.com, there is nothing impossible at all. So, if you are not confident in your writing skills, do not hesitate to contact one of the top custom services and buy any research paper online.