May, 2019

Instructional Design Hourly Rates and Salary

Experiencing eLearning

What is your hourly rate as an instructional designer? How much do you make if you’re a full-time salaried employee? What about freelance or consultant rates? People frequently ask me these questions, and I always refer people to the same resources.

The 5 Types of Subject Matter Experts & How to Deal With Them

Tim Slade

I’ll be 100% honest when I say that I struggle working with difficult subject matter experts. The fact is, I get frustrated when they want to control every aspect of the course I’m developing or when they are continually late with their feedback. Am I right?!

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8 Things To Look For In An eLearning Solution For Small And Medium Businesses

JoomlaLMS

To find a perfect LMS for your small or medium business, check out the following tips. Blog articles

How to Script a Video for Your E-Learning Content

LearnDash

Videos are an important component of your e-learning course. Here’s why you shouldn’t wing it.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

Revisiting SXSW: Training Design Ideas From Surprising Sources

Dashe & Thomson

As innovation in technology continues to skyrocket, organizations and their people experience change at an unprecedented pace, leaving everyone a bit weary just trying to keep up.

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Why Technology Training is Critical for Financial Services Companies

TOPYX LMS

Tech training is essential to the success of banking and other financial institutions - as much as 70 percent of financial services leaders are concerned about the speed of change in technology.¹

Is E-Learning Possible Without Learning Management System?

Your Training Edge

Depending upon the nature of your business and clients you deal with, you may or may not require a Learning Management System. To be very precise and straightforward to my question, I will say, yes, eLearning is possible without LMS.

CourseArc Announces Partnership with Griffin-Hammis Associates

CourseArc

Griffin-Hammis Associates (GHA), a nationally recognized leader in Customized Employment training and technical assistance, announces the upcoming release of its newly revised Certified Business and Technical Assistance Consultant (CBTAC) course.

7 Reasons to Create Your First Online Course

LearnDash

Creating your first online course can have a significant positive impact on your business and career. Online courses offer a number of advantages to you as an industry professional.

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A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

Optimizing Onboarding Experience through Modern Learning Management Systems

G-Cube

Today, hiring employees to work more efficiently in the workplace is becoming more critical than ever. An engaging online onboarding program helps to streamline the workforce through a continuous process which makes more competent.

Many individuals spend time self-learning; but most organisations don’t provide time for it

Jane Hart

Time for self-Learning survey results. Modern Workplace Learning

Corporate LMS Systems: When to Replace Outdated Software

TOPYX LMS

Corporate learning management systems provide a number of benefits to an organization: centralizing and standardizing company training, controlling L&D costs, and streamlining and improving the effectiveness of employee learning and development. LMS User Experience LMS Comparison Corporate LMS

How Technology Can Make Corporate Training Programs More Effective

Your Training Edge

With slowing down manuscripts written by hands amid going promptly downright dedicate letter-sized papers on with the printing mode. Oh wait! Aren’t these the same bullet points once getting orally cited by the company’s HR?

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

A well-designed learning curriculum develops and nurtures skills needed to achieve organizational and business goals with the most effective and engaging set of experiences. This ebook outlines 5 critical steps to develop learning solutions that will help you achieve the most ambitious objectives.

How to Measure the Effectiveness of your LMS for Government Business Goals

Gyrus

In the world of rapidly changing information and training requirements, don’t you think it is important for your organization to be prepared for the challenges of the future?

4 Ways to Encourage Healthy Competition Among Students

LearnDash

Competition can boost learner performance, or backfire. Here’s how to make sure it works in your favor. We’ve covered many times before how critical it is to engage learners in order to bolster the success of your online course. There are, of course, many ways to create engagement and motivation, but one we haven’t touched on as much is competition. This is because competition can so frequently be a double-edged sword.

5 Popular Styles of Video-based Learning: Optimizing Learner Engagement and Knowledge Retention

G-Cube

Video-based learning is now the trending buzz, and its shorter and engaging nature is transforming the way people learn. The new-age learners want to leverage the benefits of e-learning solutions through multiple devices such as laptops, mobiles, tablets, and smartphones.

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The Docebo Discovery Lab: Embracing Continuous Learning Ourselves

Docebo

How continuous learning is shaping our solutions. Embracing Agile Methodologies is one of the many exciting things helping spur Docebo’s exponential growth, but to understand how we use these today, we must first explore what happened in the past.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

How to Solve 3 of Your Technology Company’s Key Challenges with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

Technology companies are uniquely positioned in a high growth, high stress industry. That creates incredible potential for growth and success, but only if company leaders can overcome the challenges that often come up. LMS Technology Technology Training

4 Success Factors for Effective Blended Learning

InSync Training

Virtually There Session Recap. The future of learning is blended. As content becomes more complex, learner attention spans shorten, and new technologies emerge, a combination approach to training offers engagement and impact. But what stars need to align in order to create an effective blend?

Check Out My New eLearning Portfolio

Tim Slade

When I decided a few months ago to redesign TimSlade.com and become a full-time freelance eLearning designer , I knew that I would need to invest a significant amount of time updating and designing a new eLearning portfolio.

6 Simple Ways to Market Your Online Course

LearnDash

Tapping into existing communities can help you market your online course. You have created an awesome course. The topic is clearly defined, the materials are engaging, and the course structure is perfectly organized to promote learning. All you need now are students who are ready to learn, but that is easier said than done.How can you market your online course to attract those students? Marketing an online course is often an afterthought for many course creators.

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Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

Increased Engagement, Knowledge Retention, and Business Revenues: Gaining a Competitive Edge through Extended Learning Management Systems

G-Cube

In today’s modern world, organizations are setting a significant difference in the way they impart training to their employees.

Welcome Aboard: Benefits of Using Video for Employee Onboarding

ej4 eLearning

With the labor shortage and skills gap, it is already difficult to hire or promote qualified candidates. You don’t want to blow it with poor onboarding.

3 Ways to Customize Your Sales Onboarding Program to Reduce Time to Productivity

TOPYX LMS

Effective sales professionals are one of the biggest contributors to company revenue - they’re also extremely difficult to find. A great sales representative is experienced, knows your target market and product, and understands how to pitch your offerings in the most compelling way.

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5 Reasons to Design Blended Learning Using a Campaign Approach

InSync Training

With plenty of new instructional strategies, techniques, and technologies available to us to create modern learning, it seems creating a comprehensive and instructionally sound blended learning solution should be fairly easy. But it’s not.

Monetizing Customer Education: Free, Fee, and Everything In Between

Some of the best customer education programs monetize customer training to help offset program costs, fuel new initiatives, and enable additional investment in your programs. In this webinar, Skilljar will discuss the free-to-fee continuum and share best practices for developing a pricing and packaging strategy for your education offers.