Fri.Sep 22, 2017

Curated Insights: 4 upcoming learning opportunities for learning professionals


As learning professionals, how much effort do we regularly dedicate to developing ourselves? I’ve heard the “joke” about L&D (learning and development) not having time to train L&D many, many times. It’s every L&D pro’s responsibility to eat their own dog food (yummy visual) and apply the same principles and methodologies they use in their client-facing work to their own personal and professional improvement. Industry events can be a powerful component of our development efforts.


Skillsoft’s digital learning tools are disrupting the corporate training market


Bersin believes the world of corporate training is about to be disrupted. Skillsoft already has. industry trends corporate training disruption Skillsoft


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Special Report – Hacking in the MR World

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Earlier this year, I attended a VR/AR/MR conference in London, UK. While sitting in a session with a group of experts in the space, I raised my hand and asked a simple question, “What is being done to deal with hacking Mixed Reality.” ” Each expert (three on the panel) had no real answer. . None of them even had thought about it, until my question.


Playing the “Long Game” When Selling Courses


If starting a business was easy then everyone would be successful. Selling courses online is no different. Despite what some people may have you believe, starting a business selling online courses is not an easy path to riches.


How to Select an LMS for Customer Training

Finding an LMS suitable for customer training can be tough. Check out our guide to learn about some key considerations for selecting a customer education platform.

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Responsive Authoring Made Easy with Adobe Captivate

CommLab India

Want to develop powerful responsive courses? Think Adobe Captivate. Learning Technology Adobe Captivate


This Week in EdTech: Reaching Learners With Technology


Stay up-to-date on the latest news in learning with these trending articles. The linked articles are for informational use only. The views, opinions and … Continued. D2L News


Academy LMS: Ratings and Reviews

Growth Engineering

Ratings and reviews have become a major part of everyday life. People expect their opinions to be heard and this extends to your online training programme. Growth Engineering are here to make sure you don’t overlook this key piece of functionality.


Blended Learning: Must Know Strategies That Engage Learners


In today’s digital age, learners are fascinatingly complex. The instructional methods that are able to support their requirements and expectations have evolved greatly. The best part is these methods have now become a part and parcel of both teachers and students life with much success.

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.

Helpful Tips for Flipping your Classroom


The school year is underway. Procedures have been established and your class has routines in place. So, why not take the next step and engage … Continued. Blended Learning Flipped Classroom Online Learning


Articulate Storyline 360 – What the In-house Expert Says

CommLab India

Find out why you should develop your e-learning courses using Storyline 360. Learning Technology Articulate 360


The eLearning Assist: Episode 2 Catchup – Structuring a good training program


Learning how to structure a good training program can be challenging, especially if you’ve never done it before.


Influence of Learning Analytics on Corporate Training [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to learn how learning analytics has influenced corporate training programs, for the better. Learning Technology Rapid eLearning

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding & Support

Looking to create customers for life? Training can be used to successfully engage customers throughout their entire lifecycle - from initial awareness, to onboarding, to continuing support. Download this eBook to learn more.

Engage Learners in 7 Easy Ways Before Their eLearning Course Starts

Enyota Learning

How often have you thought of engaging your online learners prior to the commencement of their eLearning course?


5 Killer Examples Of Interactive Videos For Corporate Training

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Interactive videos can be used to create high-impact corporate training (for both formal training as well as for performance support). In this article, I showcase 5 killer examples of interactive videos for corporate training.


6 key technology trends in higher education


The rise of data analytics, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, higher ed software and other key digital technologies has transformed virtually every industry – and higher education is no. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

The great user experience will make your employees train skills spontaneously


You’ve probably seen or read about employees using their mobile phones to train job skills on the bus or in the metro on their way to work. Or you’ve heard of managers giving individual feedback to employees on the go or in between meetings. They don’t check in because they have to. They use their online tools because they want to. That’s when great user experience design triggers engagement.


National IMCO™ Study finds employee engagement linked directly to strength in leadership

A newly released study on the state of employee engagement in the US found that more than half of the adult workforce are Disengaged and only a quarter is Actively Engaged. Download the results and gain insight into the drivers behind engagement at work.

A Guide to Creating eLearning Courses Like a Pro


With eLearning and your LMS there are 2 routes you can take – either purchase pre-made courses or create your own. Lets assume that you have decided to create your own courses. Now what? Courses creation is both an art and science combined. It needs a focus on research to understand your audience and creative flair to deliver the contents in an engaging way. What we have done is created below a list of key things to consider when creating an eLearning course.

This Week in Corporate Learning: VR and the Future of Employee Training


Stay up-to-date on the latest news in corporate learning with these trending articles. Professional Development Teaching and Training Trends in Learning


TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: Splitting Audio for Synchronizing with Video

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT+. When recording short videos with the Camtasia Recorder, it’s most efficient to record your voiceover audio at the same time. However, it may be necessary for you to add the audio to the video later while working in the Camtasia Editor.


Aurion Connections – What We Learned


Last week Tara (from LearnUpon’s Customer Success team) and I attended the Aurion Connections event in Belfast. This excellent 2-day customer event, run by our friends in Aurion Learning, was jam-packed with lots of interactive sessions.

5 Key Aspects of Accurate Learning Management Systems Pricing

Simplify your software evaluation process with this free Learning Management Systems software pricing guide! Don't let price confusion keep you from selecting the best LMS software for your organization's needs. Download your free guide today!