6 Pervasive Corporate Training Pitfalls

Bottom-Line Performance

Maybe you would warn “past you” about how easy it is for learners to tune out during training. We asked 150 L&D professionals what challenges they face when attempting to deliver effective training. Not enough time for training. Training

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Moving from Classroom Training to Virtual Training: Here’s How

Association eLearning

The conversion of classroom training to virtual training is a growing trend that cannot be ignored. But how do we successfully transition instructor-led training into a virtual training session without losing our audience?

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Training Reinforcement: An Insurance Policy for Your Training

Knowledge Guru

Many organizations think of their training as a form of insurance against things like poor employee performance, regulatory fines, and the risk of talented employees leaving their organization. But how do they make sure that all of this training is doing what it’s supposed to do?

A Trainer's Perspective on Making Corporate Training More Productive

Raptivity

For quite some time now, we have been focusing on how to make corporate training better. In a recent blog post , we spoke about making compliance training fun. Continuing on the same lines, today we are going to explore how to make compliance, and rather, all internal training more interesting for employees. We would explore the first-hand experience of a customer (Name Confidential) on how she made training more interesting for her organization’s employees.

Customer Training Completion Rates

Curious to learn how different factors in your training courses may affect completion rates? We crunched the numbers to help you set goals for course completion and build your content strategy.

How To Train Your Millennial

Dashe & Thomson

Before we get into how best to train millenials, it is instructive to first understand who they are. There are 83.1 millennials in the U.S. , and they get a bad rap. They are often characterized as a generation continually over-rewarded for under-performance.

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Killer Strategies for Training and Development

Your Training Edge

Training and development is one of the most important aspect of our lives from the day we are born. We through years of schooling to train ourselves and develop a set of skills for a better future. What are the most effective strategies for training and development of the employees?

Tired of Trends? Five 2017 Training Realities

Bottom-Line Performance

To get a better sense for how organizations are really delivering training, I asked eight of our in-house experts to weigh in. Based on the thoughts of these individuals, I have created my list of five realities for learning leaders to consider as they solidify their 2017 training plans.

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Training Simulations: An Effective Corporate Training Tool

Designing Digitally

The face of corporate training is changing rapidly to keep up with the latest advances in technology. New ways of doing things are streamlining the training process and studies show the results are favorable. .

2016 Training Program Best Practices

Do you get complaints both public and private from trainees about the uselessness of the training courses you've launched? Can you hear the collective groan when you launch that new compliance course?

Software Training with Stories

Experiencing eLearning

“Stories don’t work for all kinds of training.” ” One of the common objections I hear to using storytelling in training is that “stories don’t work for all kinds of training.” Sometimes software training should be just about the features.

Virtual Reality in Corporate Training

Upside Learning

Earlier this year while visiting the Learning Technologies show in London, one thing that stood out for me was the advent of virtual reality (VR) on the corporate training scene. At least five different vendors on the exhibition floor had VR headsets to showcase their VR work in the training domain. eLearning augmented reality types of vr solutions use of vr Virtual reality virtual reality in corporate training

Lessons Learned From a Former Biotech Training Manager

Bottom-Line Performance

Life science organizations face unique training and development challenges. The subject matter is highly technical, there are many different roles to train and the industry is highly regulated. How did you end up in a training role at Envigo? Training

How to Train and Develop Millennials

Gyrus

How to Train and Develop Millennials. It is important that we try to understand exactly the training and development challenges that they may represent. The post How to Train and Develop Millennials appeared first on Gyrus.

[eBook] Training for a Millennial Audience

Want to keep your training relevant for modern learners? Download this guide and learn key strategies to engage with Millennials in your customer training program

How to fix our senseless compliance training

E-Learning Provocateur

It’s used to track and record the training that the employees do. In practice, it tends to be used to administer compliance training, though it can be much broader than that. That’s a lot of people, a lot of movement, a lot of training hours, and a lot of wastage.

Storytelling—A Powerful Instructional Technique for Attitudinal Trainings

Raptivity

Learning and development managers would vouch for the fact that attitudinal trainings are amongst their key training areas. Attitudinal trainings also help organizations to create a positive work environment. Delivering effective attitudinal trainings is quite a challenge!

Training the Generations

Your Training Edge

But we do have the ability to reach out to all generations with our training and development. Before we talk about how to effectively train each group, let’s determine who’s who. Consider online training as a good way to reach Generation Y.

5 Things Millennials Want From Training

Social Learning

Some older generations have trouble connecting with the younger workers who seem to have completely different desires and interests (emphasized and exaggerated in this fake training video). Training Development Gamification Millennials training

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Building a Business Case for Customer Training

Looking to expand your customer training program? Download this guide to learn how to prove the value of training and tackle objections head-on Your executive team will likely have some concerns.

Who Needs Training? 1/3 of Americans Receive No Formal Training From Their Employer

Association eLearning

30% of Americans surveyed said that they never received any formal training from their employer. Yet, formal workplace training seems to positively correlate with workplace engagement. The investment in training that a company makes shows the employees they are valued.

Making Training Meaningful

Your Training Edge

Training programs should offer incentive for employees to learn. By following four simple steps, you can make your training programs meaningful to every learner. Assembling all of your training programs is a fantastic accomplishment.

eLearning & Training: How Long is Too Long?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Looking for instructor-led training on the top eLearning tools?    We offer live, online training on Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia Studio.We can also bring the same great training onsite to your facility. by Kevin Siegel      You can create the best-looking, most well-written eLearning lesson anyone has ever seen.

Why Training Needs Video

Learning Rebels

Why focus on video versus other training methods? This means company information or training knowledge can be reached by the exact people who need it (when they need to have it), which is perfect if your business operates in remote locations that provide logistical challenges.

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[Study] The Anatomy of a Training Course

Want to create the perfect training course? The experts from Skilljar analyzed content creation trends within the training space. Their findings can serve as a benchmark as you build out your own strategy. Click to download

7 Tips to Make Your Compliance Online Training Courses Mobile

Allen Interactions

Your employees probably aren't thrilled about your upcoming compliance online training course. In this article, I'll share 7 tips to help you turn your compliance online training or certification programs into mobile-friendly online training experiences.

Developing Millennials: Why Skimping on Soft Skills Training is Risky

eLearning Brothers

But all my soft skills training—everything I needed to learn about how to succeed in a professional environment and later as an entrepreneur and leader—came from on-the-job training and coaching. Today’s gig economy amplifies the Millennial soft skills training gap.

2017 ELearning & Training Conferences

LearnDash

It is a new year and that means there are some new elearning and training conferences you should mark on your calendars! You can find instructional design theory being discussed , new tech tools, technology trends, live-training tips, and so much more.

The Cost of an Ineffective Training Program

ej4 eLearning

They don’t have the opportunity for proper training. Some of these aspects are difficult to tailor to every employee, but providing the necessary training shouldn’t be one of them. leave their jobs within the first year because of poor training.

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Employee Training Playbook by Lessonly

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

Make Learners Care about Compliance Training

Experiencing eLearning

Compliance training is a common use for elearning. All those policies and regulations that affect our businesses need to be trained. This training can be so boring that organizations have to offer bribes (you’ll be entered in a drawing!)

9 Tips To Maximize Employee Involvement In Online Training Development

G-Cube

Employees are the ones who have to take your online training. So, it’s only fitting that they have a direct say in your online training initiatives. This article explores 9 ways that you can maximize employee involvement in online training development.

The Future of Learning is Not Training

The Peformance Improvement

Instead of jumping off the January 1 st starting line, we decided to wait and see what other people are predicting for corporate training and learning in 2017. Finally, training will focus on performance and not on smiles. (This post was co-authored with David Grebow.).

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Why Product Managers Should Include Training in Their Launch Plan

Bottom-Line Performance

Training. More Training. Most sales reps don’t receive sufficient training on new products they are expected to sell. However, the right training can make a significant impact on the success of your launch. The training used a fun racing theme throughout.

Skill based learning – How it drives an organization’s performance

Training and learning organizations today play an active role in contributing to the bottom line of any organization by aligning their objectives to the immediate business objectives.

Our Top 5 Training & Development Webinars from 2015

Bottom-Line Performance

We teamed up with three of our favorite industry partners, Chief Learning Officer, LTEN and Training Magazine Network , to present webinars on a variety of training and learning topics. Customer Training: Leading the Way in Innovation (LTEN Webinar).