Job Search and Career Planning Tips

ej4 eLearning

Whether you are searching for your first job or planning a midlife career change, it can be a stressful time. If the job search was forced on you via a furlough or layoff, it’s even more trying and difficult.

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9 Google Search Hacks to Make eLearning Development A Whole Lot Easier

eLearning Brothers

This post will go over how to find the eLearning problems with Google search. So, my fellow developers, let’s learn some Google search hacks that will make your eLearning development a whole lot easier. 1 Search Phrases or the Exact Order of Words. Quotes are a great way to search for a specific group of words. Search Solution: “Responsive Adobe Captivate Templates” #2 Search All the Pages in a Site. 7 Search for Only Images or Files.

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LMS: The Vendor Search

Your Training Edge

While you are looking at potential vendors, be sure to create an internal search committee. Be sure to explain to the group that the interview process should be like finding the right person for a job – and that there should not be a rush to conclude the search. The process of finding an LMS vendor can be just as taxing as the whole LMS implementation process in general.

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ADOBE ROBOHELP: In Search of RoboHelp Use Cases

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe is looking for examples of RoboHelp projects out in the real world. If you've used RoboHelp to create any of the following, Adobe would like to hear from you: Knowledge Bases/Self-Service Portals. Online Help (including In-App Help). Policies & Procedures. Micro Content for Chatbots/Virtual Assistants. Send your name, project details, and a link to the output on your public-facing website or portal to techcomm@adobe.com

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5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development

In 2021, many of your competitors will invest in talent development software. If you make the right decision, invest in the right software, and if your organization is willing to use it, you can realize five decisive competitive advantages. To see those advantages, download Paycor’s latest guide, 5 Reasons CFOs Invest in Talent Development.

LMS Search Guide

Wisetail

This Search Guide helps you find the right LMS by defining goals, identifying key features & functionalities, and establishing ways to measure L&D success. The post LMS Search Guide appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All LMS Best Practices

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Search Tip and more

Moodle Journal

Just a thought on searching the web for information particular with regard to education, how about incorporating the "site:" command into the string, so the it becomes "site:edu". To search for Mathematics the search would become site: edu mathematics.

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Tony Karrer

This post likely will be quite a bit different because I'm convinced that most people have used different search tools enough that they are pretty comfortable with their current search behaviors. My intent here is to possibly expand the options for the average knowledge worker to be able to search a bit better than they do today. Yes, I personally use Google 95%+ for searching. But I do sometimes jump to other search engines. Search.

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Adobe RoboHelp: Custom Search Summaries

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Willam van Weelden      When a reader searches for a topic in your RoboHelp output, RoboHelp shows a small preview of the topic, the so-called search summary:   By default, RoboHelp uses the first characters of your topic to automatically create these summaries. As you can see in the example above, the automatically generated search summaries do not give a useful description of the found content. Go to the  Search  section.

Google Wonder Wheel & Other Search Options

Experiencing eLearning

OK, apparently I have been oblivious in the last few months, because I didn’t even realize that Google had added a whole new set of search options. Click “Show options&# on any Google search results page to see what’s there. The “Wonder Wheel&# is an interactive map with related searches. For “instructional design,&# the related searches shown include “instructional design models,&# “addie,&# and “instructional design courses.&#

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5 Ways Talent Development Makes Your Company Unbeatable

As an HR leader, your goal for talent development is to create an environment where everyone is motivated and supported to achieve a shared vision of success. By investing in the right software, you can realize five decisive competitive advantages. To see those advantages, download Paycor’s latest guide!

3 Key Stages of a Successful Job Search

KnowledgeCity

This means you may have to hang tough for longer and make your first impressions really count for a successful job search this year. Here are some tips to master the three key stages of a successful job search. At the end of the day, a successful job search is really a numbers game, and as long as you keep a positive attitude and maintain forward momentum, then the odds of finding the perfect fit will swing in your favor.

Search for the Agile Learner

The Performance Improvement Blog

Modern organizations need agile learners. Given the pace of change due to technology, globalization, workforce diversity, and hyper-competition, people need to continually acquire and apply new knowledge, skills, and values at a rate unheard of in previous eras. As we explain in our new book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy , simple and routine jobs are being replaced by automation and robots.

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Video Search: Quick Tools for Making Your Videos & Video Libraries Searchable and SEO-Friendly

3Play Media

In this day and age, people are used to being able to search for something and find exactly what they are looking for almost instantaneously. However, video content is oftentimes invisible to search engines. While you might come up with a video title that sounds like it fits your search criteria, you have no way of knowing whether or not the video is exactly what you’re looking for – or where in the video the content you’re looking for might be. What Is Video Search?

“Are Search and Social ousting L&D?”

Jane Hart

Although the Learning and Workplace Survey is still open, the results of 3,500 people* who rated the importance (value/usefulness) of 10 different ways of learning in the workplace are shown below – ranked by their combined Very Important + Essential scores with the red shaded areas and red figures highlighting where the most responses have been received. Rank Results of […]. Social learning

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5 Tips to Engage Gen Z and Millennial eLearners in 2020 and Beyond

Speaker: Nick DiMaso, Learning Content Manager and Technologist at BenchPrep

If 2020 hasn’t radically changed your approach to your learning program, it’s time to get in the digital learning game or risk being left behind. But if you’re searching for current, new ways to engage people online and keep your business thriving, look to your youngest learners. In the next 5 years, Millennials will comprise 75% of the workforce, and Gen Z is right behind them. To future-proof your learning program, make sure your content is designed with these young professional learners in mind.

The Benefits of Playlist Search

3Play Media

Growing up with Google, we’ve become accustomed to searching for what we want to know and finding it within the results. The only downfall is that video can’t be searched. That’s where playlist search comes in. Playlist search can help revolutionize your content and create a whole new user experience. What’s playlist search? Playlist search compiles videos together into a customizable playlist with transcripts and a search bar.

Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

And recruiters are actively searching on LinkedIn for the best candidates. LinkedIn searches are based on keywords and key terms, so make it count. Use LinkedIn's search features to explore other profiles like yours and see what terms the professionals are using. If someone searches for "storyline," I want them to find me! by Sally Cox    As a freelancer, people are always asking me how I find work.

The Importance of Voice Search and Virtual Classrooms in Learning Platforms

Origin Fractal LXP

Here are some interesting stats on voice search: 20% of all searches on Google are voice-based 31% of smartphone users use voice search at least once a week 50% of all online searches will be voice-based by 2020 Almost 20% of all voice search queries are triggered by just 25 keywords Global voice commerce is expected to be worth $40B by 2022. offers further insights on the emerging market for voice search. Voice Search and Learning Experience Design.

Complex Content in the Search Engine Age

InSync Training

This blog covers the quandary created by complex content in the era of simple search. Training Magazine Network Session Recap. Our learners have the world at their fingertips. If they face a new challenge or want to know some obscure fact, they have the power to get the answer immediately and move on to the next thing. This instant access partially defines a modern learning experience. But what does this mean for our content and how it relates to our learners?

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There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Why do searches on e-Learning terms drop dramatically?

Challenge to Learn

Searches on Google on some e-Learning related terms are dropping year by year: searches on Instructional design for example dropped by 80% since 2005. Google trends shows a drop of 80% on searches on Instructional design in the past decade or so. Both terms are dropping in Google searches LMS by 50%, SCORM by over 80%. On SCORM the drop is 83%. Is this a decline in interest for e-Learning or is a signal for something else? Why is this happening?

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Awesome New Search Tool

Bottom-Line Performance

I found this search tool completely by accident last week. First, it organizes my past searches so that I can see them listed out every time I go to website. Then, it shows the search results two ways, as a list on the left and screen grabs on the right. It saves the links from my search that I select, allows me to add additional links that I already know, and make comments on what I place in the workpad.

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ELEARNING AND PRESENTATIONS: In Search Of Free-to-Use Images

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

With a quick search you are sure to find the image you’re looking for.     As tempting as it might be to use images found via a Google search in your project, I’d caution against it. Most of the images you’ll find on the Internet while using any search engine are protected by copyright law.   Still wanting to search the web for an image of a puppy to use in a work project?  Go to Google's advanced search page.

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Video Search: Quick Tools for Making Your Videos & Video Libraries Searchable and SEO-Friendly

3Play Media

In this day and age, people are used to being able to search for something and find exactly what they are looking for almost instantaneously. However, video content is oftentimes invisible to search engines. While you might come up with a video title that sounds like it fits your search criteria, you have no way of knowing whether or not the video is exactly what you’re looking for – or where in the video the content you’re looking for might be. What Is Video Search?

Agile Microlearning Explained

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Features You Need to Know About eLearning Search Functions

Your Training Edge

However, with such an expanding online presence, the search capabilities for these learning platforms are constantly being adjusted and improved, and there’s a knack for getting your course positioned at the top of the rankings. With estimates suggesting that workers spend around 20% of their day searching for the right content, not only is this impacting their ability to learn effectively, it’s also wasting everybody’s time. Optimize for Predictive Search.

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SEO 2021: How To Keep Pace With Search Engines

Dan Keckan

Learn about the most important strategies that you have to use in 2021 to stand a chance in modern SEO. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Content Marketing Content Marketing Strategy eLearning Market SEO

The LMS Partner Search

eFront

He is the author of ‘Learning Unscripted: Conversations and Presentation with Learning Leaders ‘ The post The LMS Partner Search appeared first on eFront Blog. “We believe that learning can become better through technology, and we work hard to prove it. Our main product, eFrontPro, is a new type of learning tool that emphasizes the user experience without compromising functionality.” – eFront.

Why do searches on e-Learning terms drop dramatically?

Challenge to Learn

Searches on Google on some e-Learning related terms are dropping year by year: searches on Instructional design for example dropped by 80% since 2005. Google trends shows a drop of 80% on searches on Instructional design in the past decade or so. Both terms are dropping in Google searches LMS by 50%, SCORM by over 80%. On SCORM the drop is 83%. Is this a decline in interest for e-Learning or is a signal for something else? Why is this happening?

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

to search for and discover content. 12 Ways to Get the Most. Out of Your Authoring Tool gomolearning.com @gomolearning eBook 1 11Index: Table of contents What should you look for and expect. from a modern authoring tool? saturated market, we’ve designed. this ebook to help you cut through the.

ELEARNING AND PRESENTATIONS: In Search Of Free-to-Use Images

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

With a quick search you are sure to find the image you’re looking for.     As tempting as it might be to use images found via a Google search in your project, I’d caution against it. Most of the images you’ll find on the Internet while using any search engine are protected by copyright law.   Still wanting to search the web for an image of a puppy to use in a work project?  Go to Google's advanced search page.

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Six ideas in search of a problem to solve?

Kineo

​The elearning industry historically has had a habit of putting the cart before the horse. For years everyone was saying they wanted to talk about mobile – but there were no users willing or able to use mobile devices for learning. Gamification has also been talked about for a long time, without anybody even being clear what they mean by it, let alone being able to point to examples of it being used in a corporate learning context.

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10 job search tips for the COVID era

Poll Everywhere

The post 10 job search tips for the COVID era appeared first on Poll Everywhere Blog. Have you been downsized, let go, or “furloughed” for an indefinite amount of time as a result of the coronavirus pandemic? Join the party.

Searching Screenr

eLearning Cyclops

Believe it or not, there is no search function on the Screenr site. Luckily, I eventually found a Screenr tutorial on how to search Screenr. link] Remember, if you are looking for Screenr tutorials, just use a search engine to conduct a site search - site:screenr.com yoursubject. And yes I know one could search Twitter for Screenr tutorials, but keep in mind many companies still do not allow access to Twitter. I am still exploring Screenr.

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Gamification, Rapid Search, Scalability, Personalized Learning & More: Key Features Supported by Video-based Learning Management Systems

G-Cube

Instant search. Today’s tech-savvy learners want to consume content at the speed of their search. In today’s age of visual information, where the majority of people learn better by accessing visual content; images and videos have gained immense popularity in online courses, enabling the modern learners to engage more and retain for long.

Conversation Searches

Tony Karrer

What are Conversation Searches? During those presentations, I'll mention what are sometimes called "vanity searches." These searches look for any mention of your name, company, URLs across blogs and other sites. For me, these searches primarily allow me to see what people are saying in response to something that I've put out there. So, I think of these searches as conversation searches, not vanity searches.

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