Skills of the present

E-Learning Provocateur

The meaning of the phrase skills of the future is variable. According to my own heuristic, a “skill of the future” is a capability for which demand will grow disproportionately over the next 5 years.

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Transforming Training Programs with Soft Skills

Dashe & Thomson

Over the past few years, companies have begun to transform their employee education programs to make training a more holistic learning experience. Employee Training and Performance New Hire Training Upskilling Reskilling soft skills

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Effective L&D for Training on Skills Gaps

Dashe & Thomson

One of the most jarring ramifications of automation in the workplace are the skill gaps left in its wake—skill gaps within roles, departments, and entire businesses. Upskilling Reskilling Learning and Development Skills Gaps

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8 Skills to Include in Remote Employee Training


You’re building a training course for remote workers. What skills should you include? However, with remote work a growing part of office cultures around the world, employers have to think about the training needs of their employees. Software skills. Business Training

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How Video Learning Is Transforming Skill Mastery in Sales

Speaker: Pat D'Amico, Founder and CEO, About-Face Development

Video learning is not new, but the marriage of video learning and today’s technology is transforming our ability to achieve skill mastery in sales. How to apply video-learning to impact skill mastery in sales, in a way never before achieved Ways new technology is providing a more cost-effective training option for salespeople. Join us as we delve into how technology advancements in learning are changing the game and why it’s critical to sales success.

Skills, competencies, and moving forward

Clark Quinn

I was asked, recently, about skills versus competencies. The context was an individual who saw orgs having competency frameworks, but only focusing on skill development. But then I could see where the emphasis should be on skills, competencies, and moving forward.

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Product Training vs Soft Skills Training

Your Training Edge

Focus has increased over last few years for businesses to be able to more strictly cross-examine the ROI of the training and development being offered to their employees. Soft skills training like public speaking, communication skills etc. can be taken as “good to have” instead of vital component, and product training like quality control skills are usually viewed as a box ticking exercise, not always monitored at the workplace to assess value.

Broad and Deep Instructional Design Skills

Experiencing eLearning

In instructional design, we have both broad and deep skills. Job descriptions have also been expanding to encompass more skills, especially more technology skills, as noted in “ Digital Skills Dominate Job Ads for Instructional Designers. “ Core skills. The core skill for instructional designers is creating learning experiences. T-Shaped skills. However, I have enough development skills to create courses from start to finish.

A Look Ahead: Online Training to Bridge Skills Gaps

Training Industry

A Look Ahead: Online Training to Bridge Skills Gaps - Read more by Hope Williams on Training Industry. Uncategorized online learning online training remote learning skills gaps work-life balance Workforce Development

Top 10 Soft Skills Every Manager Needs


Changes in job duties or even loss of employment have given workers the chance to reassess their career trajectory, learn new skills and pivot. Soft Skills or Hard Skills? The Top 10 Skills. Soft Skills Can Be Learned.

Sales Training That Gets Results – With or Without Classroom ILT

Speaker: Mike Kunkle, VP Sales Enablement Services, SPASIGMA

Most sales ILT (instructor-led training) has historically not been very effective, if we consider “effective” to mean “changes behavior, improves results, or produces a ROI.”. Explain how to architect your training to avoid ILT, if you want to.

Presentation Skills Training: Start With the Right Questions

ej4 eLearning

Whether it's a casual presentation in a small update meeting or a more formal presentation on a stage or in front of a large group of people, presentation skills training will be helpful. Soft Skills

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Game-based training for soft skills: An Overview


What’s more, with the continually upgrading technology scene, games have been emerging and updating, they are no longer limited to have fun but also to learn and enhance skills. Game-based training for soft skills training is one way of training that is […].

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10 Soft skills training courses

Ed App

The results found that over 1 million people lacked communication skills or soft skills. In fact, it has been reported that 75% of long-term job success is linked to mastery of soft skills. Read on to discover 10 soft skills training courses.

Why delaying digital skills training is no longer an option


Taylor on 2021 digital learning trends discussing how the results will affect the future of learning and training plans. A summary of the Speexx Masterclass Webinar with Donald H.

The Best Learning Methodologies for Developing Elite Sales Leaders

Speaker: Steven Rosen MBA, Author, Executive Coach, Speaker and Top 50 Sales Influencer

If you had to choose between investing in sales manager training vs sales rep training what would you do? In this webinar, Sales Executive Coach and Trainer, Steven Rosen, MBA will discuss the challenges in developing your sales managers, as well as how to employ innovative eLearning approaches that will lead to skill mastery and have a major impact on sales results. Steven is a thought leader in the area of sales leadership training and coaching.

How to Measure the Effectiveness of Soft Skills


Whenever it comes time to apply to a new job or go after a promotion, you find yourself taking stock of your skill sets. It’s easy to list out your technical skills and certifications, but it’s much more complicated to create a detailed resume highlighting your soft skills. Because it can be more challenging to quantify soft skills because these deal primarily with personality traits, abstract talents, and interpersonal skills. What are Soft Skills?

How To Create Effective Soft Skills Training

Dan Keckan

Boost engagement, productivity, and communication across your organization with training that develops employees’ soft skills. Employee Performance Employee Engagement Employee Training Skills Development Soft Skills Workforce Development

Game-based Learning: Improving Skills Training


Game-based learning has become a popular trend, and HR managers enjoy maximum participation from such training programs. Games in eLearning are becoming one of the most successful corporate training techniques due to the fun components associated with it. Game-based learning also helps to strengthen the overall training experience by improving the understanding of the subject matter. 5 Reasons To Include eLearning Games in Corporate Skills Training.

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The Death of “Soft Skills”

Training Industry

The Death of “Soft Skills” - Read more by Hope Williams on Training Industry. Uncategorized communication emotional intelligence empathy leadership leadership development soft skills

Fulfilling Today's (Changing) eLearning Needs

Speaker: Bryan Marriott, President, P1 Learning

It’s not enough to post 1,000+ courses and leave training up to chance - even if your learners are already aware of their skill gaps, they’re not going to wade through hours and hours of content to find the one course that might help them.

Include These 3 Skills in Your Remote Training Courses in 2021


Companies can help employees be just as productive working from home as they were working from the office by including skills in their remote training courses that improve efficiency. Employee Training microlearning remote training

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Apprenticeships That Bridge Skills Gaps

TLNT: Training and L&D

Employers know about the mismatch between the skills they need and the skills workers have. Talent Management Training, Learning & Development Workforce Planning FeaturedJobs without people. People without jobs.

Smart and Effective Way to Teach Soft Skills to Employees

Dynamic Pixel

Therefore, besides the presence of technical skills, it calls for soft skills as it allows the effective and efficient use of technical skills. According to a recent study it has come to the light that soft skills will account for two-thirds of all jobs by 2030.

5 Team Management Skills To Facilitate In Online Training

Dan Keckan

Can you use online training to help your managers handle their team more effectively and improve workplace productivity? Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Leadership Development Leadership Training Soft Skills

Maximizing Sales Training ROI with eLearning

Speaker: Ray Makela, CEO Sales Readiness Group

Companies spend about $20 billion a year on various forms of sales training. Still, many sales leaders report low ROIs from their sales training initiatives. So how can you ensure that your investment in sales training is producing excellent results. In this webinar, you'll learn how to: Motivate your team for training success. Reinforce training to turn new skills into lasting habits. Leverage eLearning to maximize sales training results.

Focus On Skills Training: 5 Mobile Learning Trends To Follow

Dan Keckan

Catering to beginners and experts alike, mobile apps can be used to deliver skill-based training programs making learning on-the-go a reality! Explore 5 mobile learning trends that will enhance your skill training.

Technical Skills Assessment: The Intersection of Talent Acquisition and Learning and Development

Training Industry

Technical Skills Assessment: The Intersection of Talent Acquisition and Learning and Development - Read more by Hope Williams on Training Industry. Uncategorized assessment performance measurement skills assessments talent acquisition technical skills training

Mobile Learning To Overcome Skills Training Challenges To Maximize ROI

Dan Keckan

Mobile learning solutions offer the perfect recipe to combat challenges in skills training and boost training ROI. Mobile Learning eLearning eBooks eLearning ROI Mobile Learning Benefits Mobile Learning Design Mobile Learning Software Skills Development

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How to Get the Workforce Skills You Need for 2021


And yet, six in ten workers say the ongoing global pandemic and resulting economic crisis are accelerating their need for new workforce skills, according to our report The State of Skills 2021. Assess skills. Map learning to skills. Measure skills progress.

Supercharge Your Sales Training ROI with eLearning

Speaker: Ray Makela, CEO, Sales Readiness Group, and David Jacoby, President, Sales Readiness Group

Companies spend about $20 billion a year on various forms of sales training, but many sales leaders report a low ROI from their sales training initiatives. Join us, along with Ray Makela and David Jacoby from Sales Readiness Group, as they break down the five essential factors to achieve sustainable success from your sales training investment, and how to leverage eLearning to maximize results.

Skills Training Made Easy: 3 Mobile Learning Examples and Use Cases

Dan Keckan

Can you really use mobile learning for different skills training? Explore three examples of skills training that can be leveraged using mobile learning. Well, why not! This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Mad Skills – The Skill-Centric Approach


Mad Skills – The Skill-Centric Approach. At least, not now, in their current point of training. In a skill-centric program, Organizations can identify traits and aspects of successful members of their current competencies and roles, and address the precise capabilities that need to be established to excel within those positions. What do we mean when we say skill? Skill is a fairly loose term within the Learning and Development community.

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5 skills your frontline needs right now


Health and safety was the primary training focus on the frontline between February and June 2020. Traditional priorities, such as compliance, onboarding, and product training, were pushed aside. Modern Training Trends

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Skills Gap - Gyrus


Skills Gap conference or mandatory training, get great ideas for improving skills and therefore productivity and value to the company

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Go Beyond with Compliance Training

Speaker: Justin Muscolino, Head of Compliance Training North America, GRC Solutions

There are few words that will make corporate learners tune you out more quickly than "compliance” or “mandatory." Justin Muscolino, Head of North America Compliance Training for GRC Solutions, believes that compliance training can be engaging, interesting, and yes, sometimes fun - and he has the experience to back up that claim. Let’s be part of a push to remove this psychological block and do what’s best for our organizations. Who's in?

Fostering Corporate Leadership Skills through Online Training

CommLab India

Do you want to train your employees to become better leaders? Do you know you can leverage online training to create effective leaders? Read this blog to know how online training can foster corporate leadership in your organization. eLearning Design Online Training