Sat.Feb 17, 2018 - Fri.Feb 23, 2018

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Where Did The Old Trials and Assets Go?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT+. As a publisher of popular step-by-step workbooks such as “Adobe Captivate: The Essentials,” “Articulate Storyline: The Essentials,” and more , we know first-hand how frustrating it can be when assets mentioned in our books are moved or removed by the software vendors.

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Development Time for Corporate Learning: A Reality Check

Bottom-Line Performance

A frequent part of my job is answering the question, “How long will that take?” And my answer is based on a combination of experience, data, and knowledge about the project type.

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7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 1: Assessment

Your Training Edge

Building an effective e-learning program is a seven-step process. The first step is to assess the current learning situation in three parts: content, learners, and systems.

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ID on the Go with Ethan Edwards

Allen Interactions

Ethan Edwards presented a great talk at Training's 2018 Conference and Expo in Atlanta last week. Check out this special #trgconf edition of ID on the Go! Ethan Edwards

Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

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Awareness Test

Your Training Edge

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Raise the Bar with VR

Web Courseworks

Virtual reality (VR)! Why is this such an exciting topic? It’s new and up and coming; and its made some amazing improvements within organizations already.

Increasing Scope Of Enterprise Learning Management System For Modern Learners

G-Cube

With digitization, the use of online Learning Management Systems at workplace is trending. Apart from organizational workforce, it is essential to train an extensive network of employees.

(video) tool of the month: 1 second video apps for blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

This blogpost can be read in Dutch on Ennuonline. Video is an important online trend. The tool of this month is therefore a video tool: the 1 second video app. Video is already important in online marketing, and learning and training follows this trend.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Strike a Pose: New Cutout Silhouettes

eLearning Brothers

We have over 100,000 cutout character images in the eLearning Brothers Cutout People Library. With that many characters to choose from, I admit that sometimes I have trouble choosing a cutout person to use.

Tribal Knowledge At Point-of-Work Should Not Be Your Default

Living in Learning

"Intentionally designed for application at the moment of need at Point-of-Work; can your team deliver solutions of this nature? Can your team accomplish discovery to accurately determine what the assets should be? Do they address all 7-Right Things? Performance Assessments Performance Support Sustained Capability

It’s Amazing What Creating Online Energy Can Do!

InSync Training

This is the first part of our guest blogger Susan Bassett's two-part blog post. The second post will be published Tuesday, February 27, 2018. I’ve been presenting online since 2001. I’ve always felt a certain sense of excitement when working with top-notch trainers and producers in creating active, energetic online sessions. Terrific online professionals make choices about how they present which results in transforming distracted, impatient, and overwhelmed attendees into engaged learners.

3 Steps to Creating a Microlearning Strategy: Dallas Lunch & (Micro)Learn Highlights

Grovo

Last week, I had the privilege of hosting a Microlearning ® strategy session for local L&D practitioners in Dallas. At the event, I interviewed Jayson Maxwell from Six Flags about his success in identifying and deploying a Microlearning ® strategy to solve for his company’s compliance and regulatory training needs.

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.

The Dearth of Science in Learning Technology

Clark Quinn

Over the years, I’ve looked at a lot of learning technology. And I see a dispiriting trend. There seems to be little learning science of late. What I see are marketing driven decisions, even when there are claims to science! And I think this is a problem.

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Pareto Rule: 80/20

Your Training Edge

In 1897, Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto, in his study of the patterns of wealth and income, observed that the distribution of wealth was predictably unbalanced. He first discovered this pattern in 19th-century England and found it to be the same for every country and time period he studied. Over the years, Pareto’s observation has become known as the 80/20 principle. The principle is simple, but counter-intuitive: Nature creates imbalances.

7 Ways to Make Better Quizzes for Your Course

LearnDash

Quizzing isn’t just about assessment. It also helps build retention and strengthen recall. Quizzes are an essential component of any online course. And by “quizzes,” I mean something distinctly different from a midterm or final exam. The purpose of exams is usually to assess learner understanding, quizzes can be viewed as more of a study aid—something to help learners practice for exams.

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Storyline 3: Responsive Player Features to Optimize the Learning Experience

CommLab India

Check the blog to find out about the responsive player features in Storyline 3. Learning Technology Articulate Storyline 3

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2018 Customer Training Goals

Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks? If you’re not sure, this guide can help.

A broader view of Augmented Reality

Clark Quinn

I was answering some questions about a previous post of mine on AR, and realized I have made some unnecessary limitations in my own thinking. And I may not be the only one! So I thought I’d share my thoughts on a broader view of augmented reality.

Blurred lines between eLearning Content, Platforms and Customers

Rustici Software

We recently started a large project to update the content and modernize the user experience across SCORM.com , ExperienceAPI.com and RusticiSoftware.com. Yep, it’s a pretty big endeavor and you’ll hear more from us about it as we get closer to launching the new sites. So, don’t panic!

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Every Instructional Designer Needs This on Their Resume

LearnDash

Instructional design is becoming a booming profession as the education market continues to grow, particularly in the online space – and with more opportunity comes increased competition. No more than 10 to 15 years ago the instructional design profession was one that had demand but not as much visibility as the typical career tracks like engineering and healthcare. While it still isn’t the most popular profession there is, the growth has been staggering.

Volunteering: Helping a Cause and Your Career

KnowledgeCity

Volunteering has no time frame. You don’t have to wait until the holidays come around to help others. If you have never volunteered before, you should.

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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.

7 Tech-driven Learning Trends that will rule in 2018

KnowledgeAnywhere

Whether you are tech-savvy or an average consumer, this digital age in which we live always gives you a chance to learn new technologies. With the massive growth of technology such as learner analytics, micro-learning, and artificial intelligence, the future holds something great for us!

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Converting Legacy Courses to Responsive E-learning: A Checklist [Infographic]

CommLab India

This infographic presents a checklist for converting your legacy courses to responsive e-learning. Learning Technology Responsive e-learning

Grab Learner Attention with Your Course Content

LearnDash

Want to cut down on distractions and multitasking during your course? One of the inevitable battles online instructors face lies in retaining learner attention. Teachers in traditional classrooms face this burden too, of course, but in-person classroom experiences provide a more focused learning environment. Learners can drift away, sneak peaks at their smartphones, or attempt to covertly browse the Internet, but few will be so brazen as to do it in an obvious way.

eLearning Technology in Education: How Much is Too Much?

WizIQ

There’s a reason why we have many aphorisms encouraging us to strike a middle ground in most of the life’s endeavors. Even things that have wonderful attributes can end up being a net. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

Old technologies don't die

Learning with e's

Photo by Steve Wheeler We connect with each other and with information in many ways. Today, more than ever we have a bewildering array of choices, including a variety of means to connect using smart phones and the Web.

5 Engaging Microlearning Formats to Empower Your Sales Force

CommLab India

In this blog, learn about the different formats of microlearning that are used to deliver content in a way that empowers sales reps and bootstraps knowledge retention. eLearning Design microlearning

How To Identify The Articulate Storyline Version Used To Develop The Course

Swift eLearning Services

We often come across a situation in which client shares a course file developed by another e Learning company or developer but don’t have the information on Articulate Storyline version used for development.