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How to Create a Content Strategy that Resonates with the Modern Learner

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In this webinar, Xyleme Sr. Solutions Consultant, Mike Buoy , and Jennifer Rogers , Head of Learning at Anglo American, discussed how learning leaders need to rethink how to create, manage, and deliver content to meet the needs of the modern workforce.

It’s Time to Cross That Bridge: Building Learning in a Highly Regulated or Compliance-Driven Industry

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We all have used the phrase, “ we will cross that bridge when we get there ”, but what happens when you get “ there ” and you don’t have a strategy in place to get across the bridge, or… there is no bridge?

30+ Microlearning Tools

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What is Microlearning? Microlearning (also called bite-sized learning) is content that is delivered in small, easy to digest elements (usually in 5-10 minutes). Great microlearning focuses on tackling a single, clear topic that shows its application.

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Energy + Utilities Panel Webinar: How to Adapt Your Learning Ecosystem for the Future

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Representatives from The Mosaic Company, IHRDC, NiSource , and Union Gas came together for a compelling panel discussion about Learning and Development in the Energy + Utilities market. They discussed what in Learning and Development is unique to this industry, how to create a strategy and plans that work around those challenges, which formats to use and where, and how generational differences uniquely affect this industry. The panel will also share the tools and programs they recommend.

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Xyleme Named a Top 20 Authoring Tool for 2018 by Training Industry

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Feb 12th 2018 – Xyleme, Inc. was named by Training Industry a 2018 Top 20 Authoring Tool. Xyleme is delighted to be acknowledged for the fifth consecutive year as a Top 20 Authoring Tool.

Xyleme and Rogers Communications Together Win Brandon Hall’s 2017 Bronze Award in Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation

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Xyleme and Rogers Communications are proud to win the Brandon Hall 2017 Bronze Award in Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation.

Mobile Learning: Definition, Examples, Advantages and Disadvantages

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What is Mobile Learning? Mobile learning, also called mlearning, is education or training that is conducted on and delivered through portable devices like smartphones and tablets. What Influences Mobile Learning?

What is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS)?

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There’s a lot of confusion surrounding Learning Content Management Systems. When most people hear the phrase “Learning Content Management System,” they usually think “Oh, an LMS.”

LMS vs. LCMS

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LMS vs. LCMS: What is the difference and why does it matter? LMS vs. LCMS? While sometimes thought to be interchangeable terms, LMS (Learning Management System) and LCMS (Learning Content Management System) platforms share a few functionalities, but couldn’t be more different.

Chief Learning Officer Salary Infographic

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Chief Learning Officers, like all other occupations, will need to negotiate their salaries several times in their careers. Having comparable data can make the process easier and more straightforward. In the below infographic and following data tables, we have gathered data on average salary and bonus, top salaries by state and city, and the best states for salary growth. Jump to the bottom for salaries by state. Embed this Infographic.

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Learning and Development Webinars

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The below learning and development webinars feature speakers from leading companies like Cisco, Dell, T-Mobile, Caterpillar, and Baker Hughes, and cover a variety of topics, news, and best practices specifically geared toward learning and development. Building the Plane While Flying It: A Case Study on Rapid Learning Strategy Innovation at Spectrum. Moving from a traditional training strategy to one that embeds learning in the daily workflow is challenging enough.

Are Instructional Designers Making Themselves Irrelevant?

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How PowerPoint Is Ruining Higher Ed, Explained in One PowerPoint [link] via @slate — Dawn Poulos (@dawnpoulos) March 7, 2014.

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Time-to-competence: why it matters

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Post Type: Blog post. Competence: The ability of an individual to perform a specific role or do a job properly. Competence. Understanding it is not complicated, but providing your employees the right set of tools to achieve it is.

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Bersin and Caterpillar Webinar on High Impact Learning Organizations Now Available On-Demand!

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Post Type: Blog post. According to David Mallon at Bersin, high impact learning organizations “can affect their organizations in positive and measurable ways to a degree that distances themselves from everyone else, namely their competitors.” Is your organization high impact? read more. Events

Content is King: The Top 5 Killer Reasons You Need to Attend the Bersin - Caterpillar Webinar

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Post Type: Blog post. Content strategy. It’s not the buzz phrase du jour in L&D, but it should be! Did you know that according to research by Bersin , High Impact Learning Organizations (HILO) grow their profits 3x faster than other learning organizations?

What is stopping companies from measuring learning: Skillsets, datasets, toolsets or mindsets?

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. Is your company''s learning and development strategy wedged between a rock and hard place? At the risk of sounding hyperbolic, it''s probably a more fair assessment to replace the rock with a series of boulders, which are best viewed through the lens of skillsets, datasets, toolsets and mindsets.

Five Steps to Making Your Content Mobile Ready

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It seems that almost every day we are inundated with more stats about how mobile is becoming an even more integral part of our lives. Here are a couple of the latest mind-blowing ones: As of March 2014, users spend an average of 2.42 hours per day on mobile device 1.

Managing Multiple Learning Managment System’s - The High Cost of Choice

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Post Type: Blog post. Did you know that today there are approximately 500 Learning Management System vendors in the market? 1 Did you also know that no one vendor, or small group of vendors, have significant market share?

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The top 10 opportunity costs for single source content strategy

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When you think about your company''s digital learning content strategy, what''s the first thing that comes to mind? Virtual Classrooms? eLearning Courses?

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LMS vs. LCMS

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The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning. Buzz words in the industry include e-learning, mobile learning, cloud delivery, bite-sized learning, informal learning, learning record store, and single-source content development.

Part 3 of 3: Personalization for Service Sector Learning

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Post Type: Blog post. This is the 3rd in a series of 3 pertaining to how personalized learning can be applied to education and training. In the first I explored the application of personalization in K12, and in the second how personalization can be applied to high-skill knowledge workers.

Personalization for Knowledge Workers

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Post Type: Blog post. This is the 2 nd in a 3 part series addressing the impact of personalization in the education and training markets. In the first post, I addressed the application of personalization in K12. In this post I address use cases that apply to a high-skilled knowledge workforce.

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Why you need to take a Google Analytics approach to measuring learning

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Did you know that, according to Bersin, less than half of the L&D organizations they survey feel they are perceived by their stakeholder leadership as a strategic business partner? That''s a pretty disheartening thing to hear.

Content and continuous learning: The cornerstones of a learning architecture

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What separates powerful learning and development organizations from the middling crowd? A May 2014 report from Bersin by Deloitte, Deloitte Consulting LLP  looking at the role of a learning architecture identifies what high-impact learning organizations (HILO''s) are.

What Learning & Development can learn from Mad Men

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"Our data shows [.] the best teams spend about half their time communicating outside of formal meetings or as ''asides'' during team meetings, and increasing opportunities for informal communication tends to increase team performance." Alex "Sandy" Pentland.

Single-Source Workshop with Bryan Chapman and Xyleme Recap

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Post Type: Blog post. Bryan Chapman is renowned for teaching world-class organizations how to implement successful single-source learning development strategies. On September 12 th , Bryan practiced what he has been preaching all along during a webinar attended by nearly 1000.

What is #responsivelearning and why should I care?

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Responsive design promises to help companies future-proof their content and deliver more mobile experiences faster and better, but responsive learning is lagging behind. Have you heard of Responsive Web Design (RWD)?

Bravais 3.0: Taking Learning Beyond the LMS to Analytics & Personalization

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What should come as news to, well, no one, is that in the age of search, social, mobile, and now, wearable technologies, learner expectations have changed dramatically.

Buzzword: Micro-learning

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I was introduced recently to a new buzz word making its way across the learning & development industry: Micro-learning.

Buzzword: Micro-learning

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Post Type: Blog post. I was introduced recently to a new buzz word making its way across the learning & development industry: Micro-learning.

A ship without sails: Why single source is integral to blended learning

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What''s your reaction when you hear about climate change? Is it a predictor of worldwide Armageddon? Have you begun saving up for a boat in advance of rising sea levels? But, global ecology isn''t the focus here.

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Challenge the Status Quo

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How does your company plan learning and development initiatives? Is there careful analysis of existing and future talent needs, the regulatory climate governing continuing employee and customer education and assessment, and your competitive position?

When It Comes To Performance Support, The Cloud Changes Everything

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Post Type: Blog post. I am incredibly excited to announce that yesterday afternoon, at the Bersin by Deloitte research conference, IMPACT 2013: The Business of Talent, Xyleme was recognized for winning the prestigious WhatWorks® Award in the Delivering Innovation category. read more. Cloud

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The path to learning personalization

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Post Type: Blog post. Personalization is one of those big, broad terms that can mean different things to different people. I''m a big fan of how Richard Culatta from the US Department of Education defines it. He says personalization is the sum of three factors: adjusting the pace (individualization), adjusting the approach (differentiation), and connecting those to the learner''s interests and experiences. read more. Learning & Development

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3 reasons to change your learning content management strategy now

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Have legacy systems handcuffed your enterprise? If you speak with John May, Capgemini Academy’s learning solution architect, he’d be the first to admit the company''s 15-year-old print-based learning platform was creating more problems than solutions.

Why Training Needs to go Agile (Part 1 – The Basics)

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Today, the expectations of learners are much different than they were only a few years ago. Much of what is currently rolled up monolithic, one-size-fits-all courses must give way to small but relevant content updated and delivered continuously to learners based on their individual profiles or needs.

Learning Trends 2014

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Having recently returned from Learning Technologies in London, I have a few new reflections about what''s "trending" in the L&D world. First, organizations are still really struggling with mobile learning.

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Why you need to take a Google Analytics approach to measuring learning

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Post Type: Blog post. Did you know that, according to Bersin, less than half of the L&D organizations they survey feel they are perceived by their stakeholder leadership as a strategic business partner? read more. Learning & Development

Personalization for Knowledge Workers

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This is the 2 nd in a 3 part series addressing the impact of personalization in the education and training markets. In the first post, I addressed the application of personalization in K12. In this post I address use cases that apply to a high-skilled knowledge workforce.

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

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The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail