September, 2018

This Is What I Believe About Learning in Organizations

The Peformance Improvement

Work is No Longer Work . The nature of work is changing. This world is one in which humans no longer make things or fix things or sell things or provide basic services. Work has become mind-intensive instead of hand-intensive.

Millennials and Modern Learning

InSync Training

In thinking about leadership and learning in the era of the four-generation workplace , no shortage of frustrations exists. Technology changes, “cool” workspaces, and operational processes are constantly evolving.

What Are the Signs of a High-Quality Online Course?

LearnDash

You want to create a quality online course for your learners. How do you know you’ve made it? Most online course providers instinctively understand the value of a quality online course.

LEP/LXP RFP Template

eLearning 24-7

The other day as I was driving home from a sporting event, I headed home driving along the coast. It was here where I had a learning experience. Dozens of humans trying to get to the beach late in the day, and blocking traffic in doing so.

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State of the Front-Line Manager

It's no secret that front-line managers are essential to your organization's success. They form the base of your leadership development funnel and, most likely, account for over half of all your organization's leaders. Improving how front-line managers perform yields mouthwatering increases in how individual contributors perform.

6 Microlearning Trends We’ve Seen in 2018

TOPYX LMS

Microlearning is a growing trend in training and development, where professional education is delivered in bite-sized content pieces, across a variety of channels and devices. There are many benefits to microlearning for both employees and trainers.

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Investment in Knowledge

Your Training Edge

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” ” Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, writer & scientist. Visited 3 times, 5 visits today). eLearning

Mapping RoI of eLearning

Origin Learning

“Money, money, money…” is a popular hit song by the music group ABBA. Well you may wonder why does a technology and learning blog talk about music.

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Top 6 Types of Content and Perks to Offer Your Members

Blue Sky eLearn

Supporters, members, and donors are the lifeblood of your organization or association. They’re the very reason for your membership program in the first place. Needless to say, keeping them engaged is of paramount importance.

10 Tips to Improve Learning Engagement

ej4 eLearning

When it comes to learning engagement—or lack of learning engagement—I am reminded of the words of Gary Vaynerchuk. You're always one great piece of content away from having your life changed.". Unfortunately, many employees will be waiting a long time for the one great piece of life-changing content.

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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

3 Ways to Personalize Corporate Training with LMS Software

TOPYX LMS

Corporate training isn’t always what employees would consider to be personal. More often, it’s standard, dry content that doesn’t fit each employee’s job.

MWL Newsletter No 80

Jane Hart

Articles and news about Modern Workplace Learning (MWL) for the week 26 Aug – 1 Sep. (L&D L&D you are what you measure, 5 steps to create culture of cont learning, hierarchy is enemy of learning, & more). Modern Workplace Learning

9 Motivational Quotes About Goals

Your Training Edge

Napoleon Hill “A goal is a dream with a deadline.” ” Zig Ziglar “Goals are dreams we convert to plans and take action to fulfill.” ” Unknown author “Goals that are not written down are just wishes.” ” Jim Rohn “Goals.

5 Tips for Writing Better E-Learning Storyboards

LearnDash

How writing an e-learning storyboard can structure your course content. Sometimes, when you know a subject well, the idea of creating a course around it can seem, if not easy , at least straightforward. After all, you know this subject matter inside and out. Pulling together a course can’t be that difficult, right? Problem is, when you sit down to write your course, you quickly fall into a quagmire of structure issues.

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

Five Best Practices for Professional Certification Test Preparation

Web Courseworks

The following article is a bit of an advice column written to myself; however, I think it will be helpful to others as well in the learning technology space.

Tips for Creating a Cybersecurity Training Program

ej4 eLearning

Cybersecurity training as an extension of your safety training. Training & Development

How to Leverage eLearning Gamification in Your Online L&D Program

TOPYX LMS

Leveraging eLearning gamification in an L&D program is one of the best moves companies can make. Gamification provides immediate rewards, boosts learner engagement, and increases knowledge retention.¹ It can be transformational for an eLearning program as well as for general business operations.

Building a culture of continuous improvement, learning & development at work

Jane Hart

Building a culture of continuous improvement, learning & development at work. Modern Workplace Learning

[Webinar] Driving Customer Health Through Education

How actionable is your customer education data? And are you combining it with other business metrics to uncover the impact of your training program? Innovative Education Services teams are integrating their Customer Training Platform (CTP) and CRM systems to uncover valuable insights, and answer mission-critical business questions. Join Skilljar and Pat Durante, President of the Computer Education Management Association and Senior Director, Technical Enablement at Talend for a Q&A webinar exploring the intersection of customer health and education.

Strategic Synergy

Your Training Edge

“Technology on its own isn’t strategic. But technology combined with the business idea is more strategic than ever. In fact, the ubiquity of technology is what makes it strategic.” ” — Jim Champy (Re-engineering Guru). Visited 124 times, 4 visits today).

Adobe Captivate 2019 Advanced Book In Production

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe Captivate 2019: Beyond the Essentials. October.  

Tips for the Accidental Virtual Trainer

InSync Training

Are you one of the many accidental trainers out there? The function or topic expert so good at their job that management asked you to train others in your organization? You aren't alone!

The Dangerous Myth of the “All-in-One” LMS

LearnDash

If you are looking for an all-in-one LMS, then you will either be looking for a long time, or you will be unknowingly tricked out of your hard-earned money. I don’t know when it happened but at some point in human history a very smart marketer created the concept of “all-in-one” The premise being that you only need to purchase the one item and nothing else. The product will literally do everything you need.

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

3 Ways Video-Based Training Increases the Effectiveness of Your Onboarding Program

TOPYX LMS

Failing to onboard new hires or offering an ineffective onboarding program can have serious consequences for your company. Not only does poor onboarding increase employee turnover and costs, it also decreases productivity.

Adopting Multi-Device E-Learning Strategy to Enhance the Overall Workplace Training Experience

G-Cube

One of the effective ways in which the digital revolution has surpassed the ever-evolving expectations is the way e-learning is embraced on multiple mobile devices.

Three Educations

Your Training Edge

“We receive three educations, one from our parents, one from our schoolmasters, and one from the world. The third contradicts all that the first two teach us.”~ ”~ Charles Baron de Montesquieu (1689-1755). Visited 142 times, 4 visits today).

Social Learning – A Transformational Shift in Workplace Learning

Origin Learning

“How do I make my team work better by letting them learn the skills they need?”. This is the primary question that L&D managers seek to address when embarking upon workplace learning programs in their organization.

Employee Training Playbook by Lessonly

Strengthen new employees and develop existing teams with Lessonly’s Employee Training Playbook.

Planning for Natural Disasters and Their Impact on Virtual Sessions

InSync Training

At InSync, we often talk about mitigating virtual classroom disasters with preparation and planning. With a solid plan, we can avoid most “virtual training emergencies.”. Hurricane Florence reminds us that there are indeed true emergencies that impact our families, our safety, and our livelihoods.

4 Tips to Market and Sell Courses Online

LearnDash

Once you’ve mastered the basics of content marketing, what more can you do to sell your course? When it comes to advice for selling online courses, content marketing is one of the first things you’re likely to hear about—and for good reason! The combination of blogging, high-value downloadable content, and email marketing has proven successful time and again.

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3 Benefits of Certifying Employees During Corporate Training with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

Nearly 80 percent of employees want to be given more opportunities for career growth.¹ This means workers want more training, and they want to be recognized for their efforts.²