What Features Do Technology Companies Need in eLearning Software?

TOPYX LMS

Many choose eLearning software to help them train their workforce. eLearning can help IT companies and departments tremendously, addressing their training needs in an automated, centrally managed, time and cost-effective way,” stated eLearning Fits the IT Industry to a T.¹

LMS Key Features Facilitate eLearning

TOPYX LMS

There’s no denying that LMS key features facilitate eLearning. If you’re unsure as to what eLearning is then you are not alone. eLearning’ is a red-hot term these days. According to eLearning NC, “Understanding eLearning is simple.

eLearning Learning Launches New Features

Tony Karrer

Over on eLearning Learning , we've just launched a new version with some great new features. You can find a long list of the Featured sources on the right side. There is a lot more content that comes in as well beyond the Featured sources. eLearning Technology.

How to Design eLearning Content that Improves the User Experience

TOPYX LMS

eLearning provides many benefits over traditional learning, including cost control, 24/7 availability, enhanced collaboration, and appeal to a technologically literate workforce. eLearning LMS LMS User Experience Online Learning

Learning Design Insights

Clark Quinn

I attended a recent Meetup of the Bay Area Learning Design & Technology, and it led to some insights. I was tapped to host the Learning Design conversation (there were three others: LMS, Measurement, and Social Learning), and that meant that a subset of the group sat in on the discussion.

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Some new elearning companies ;)

Clark Quinn

Here’s a collection of those that have piqued my interest of late: Sisters eLearning: these folks are taking a kinder, gentler approach to their products and marketing their services. Their signature offering is a suite of templates for your elearning featuring cooperative play. It’s a serendipity model, where there’s a chance it just might be the right bit at the right time, which is certainly better than your existing elearning.

eLearning Grows Small Businesses

TOPYX LMS

eLearning tools provide solutions for small businesses wanting to facilitate employee collaboration. Some people mistakenly assume eLearning systems are designed primarily for large businesses. eLearning Encourages Employee Collaboration. LMS & eLearning

Really Useful eLearning Instruction Manual

Clark Quinn

Rob Hubbard organized a suite of us to write chapters for a use-focused guide to elearning. The trouble is; the range of elearning technologies and the options available can seem bewildering. Even those who are highly experienced in one aspect of elearning will lack knowledge in some other areas. And here’s the Table of Contents, so you can see who wrote what: So What is eLearning? design games mobile social strategy technology

Answers to Your Questions About eLearning

TOPYX LMS

eLearning has become a hot topic in the past few years. Obviously, eLearning has the capacity to meet a vast array of corporate needs, thus its popularity. It is the rare business owner who is totally uninterested in eLearning. Answers to Common eLearning Questions.

Leverage eLearning Tools to Organize Business

TOPYX LMS

Once a system of organization is established within a business, every employee and administrator should understand it and adhere to its design. Leveraging eLearning Tools for Business Organization. LMS & eLearningBusinesses can’t exist apart from organization.

EFQUEL Slides Featured on Slideshare | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 06 2008 EFQUEL Slides Featured on Slideshare Published by Nancy White at 7:54 pm under events , learning I was surprised to get an email that the slides I used at a keynote at the European Foundation for Quality in ELearning are currently featured on SlideShare’s SlideShare’s homepage.

Learning and eLearning Conferences to Attend in 2019

Xyleme

You’ll gain insights into the latest trends, best practices, and new solutions for designing, delivering, implementing, and measuring learning programs. Have a conference you’d like to see featured? The post Learning and eLearning Conferences to Attend in 2019 appeared first on Xyleme.

eLearning Meets the Needs of Small, Medium and Large Businesses

TOPYX LMS

In place of classroom-style training, we are seeing a global shift to eLearning. eLearning has the ability to meet a wide variety of corporate needs. An eLearning system gives small business owners assurance that training is available to employees 24/7 in a flexible format.

Learning and eLearning Conferences to Attend in 2018

Xyleme

2018 is upon us, and with the learning and eLearning conferences you will attend to further your education, evaluate products, and find out what will change in the coming year. Here is our list of learning, eLearning, and training conferences to attend in 2018: ATD TechKnowledge.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Lots of discussion and debate around interesting questions for eLearning professionals. Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 Elliott Masie Learners as designers. Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Here are my top 10 eLearning predictions for 2011.

Social Learning - Instructional Design - Free - eLearning Hot Topics

Tony Karrer

Weekly Hot eLearning Hot List 5/22/09 - 5/29/09 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Choose the Right Pilot Group - Kapp Notes , May 22, 2009 Capture Examples - eLearning Technology , May 29, 2009 Twitter: The #1 Tool for Learning - Upside Learning Blog , May 26, 2009 Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it? Browse eLearning Content

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time. Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0

When the Learner is the Teacher, Do We Need Instructional Designers?

Xyleme

It’s a new world out there for the Instructional Designer. It’s no longer about producing 3-ring binders, or monolithic eLearning. When designing for mLearning, we need to put ourselves in the shoes of the user who is walking around with a very powerful tablet and/or smart phone. The camera, voice recorder, and collaboration features of the devices drive user-generated content that enable every user to be both teacher and student, and the device the collaboration space.

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eLearning Innovation 2010 – Top 30

Tony Karrer

I had an interesting conversation the other day about whether there’s that much new going on in eLearning here in 2010. I tend to work on things that are a bit leading edge like Data Driven performance solutions or eLearning Startups or the next great idea that someone has. In the world of eLearning, I generally pay attention to other innovators. These are often bloggers as exemplified by the great bloggers found via eLearning Learning. eLearning Technology.

eLearning - Social Media - Mobile Learning

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List - May 15, 2009 to May 22, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Choose the Right Pilot Group - Kapp Notes , May 22, 2009 Presentation: Social Bookmarking with Delicious - Don't Waste Your Time , May 15, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design, Part 1 - The E-Learning Curve , May 19, 2009 Meeting icebreaker-How to get a group to acknowledge differences in perceptions. Browse eLearning Content

eLearning Learning - Best of May

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List May 1, 2009 to May 31, 2009 Here is the best stuff from May 2009 via the eLearning Learning site. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Business Casual , May 16, 2009 Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences? Browse eLearning ContentHope you enjoy.

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community. You can see the first feature by visiting the site and clicking around on terms. As an example, I can see that eLearning 2.0 relates closely to the concepts Learning 2.0 , eLearning Tools , Corporate eLearning , Personal Learning , and Enterprise 2.0 ; the Tools Odeo , CollectiveX , Bea Pages , Apache Roller , and Dogear ; and the Companies NexLearn , Awareness Networks , Element K , and Mzinga.

Desire2Learn Mobile FLV - eLearning from Last Week

Tony Karrer

Here what eLearning Learning thinks is the most interesting stuff from last week. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Browse eLearning ContentActually, it's what all of you seemed to think was the most interesting stuff from last week.

100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 eLearn: Case Studies - The Reluctant Online Professor 12. Storyboards & eLearning (Pt. E-Performance Essentials: ELearning and Social Software An interesting article - Early e-learning traded technology for human interaction. Mzinga : White Paper Series : eLearning 2.0 &

ROI and Metrics in eLearning

Tony Karrer

I'm working on an article around the use of ROI and metrics in eLearning. Touted routinely by managers and project leaders, ROI is used as a selling point in print advertisements and is featured regularly in news and business discussions because, for every purch Build the Business Case for Training and Measuring ROI - LTI Magazine A training program with objectives linked to business results and backed with a solid business case is less vulnerable to spending cuts.

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Last Year's eLearn Magazine Predictions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Here are the predictions from the 2007 eLearn Magazine's annual round-up , and what actually happened. Richard Mayer , Department of Psychology, University of California, USA Predicted: "Researchers will continue to make progress in determining the instructional design features of e-learning that promote learning, including research-based principles for the use of animated pedagogical agents, intelligent tutoring systems, simulations, games, virtual reality, and multimedia environments."

Twitter VLE Conversation - Best of eLearning Last Week

Tony Karrer

In case you missed any of these great posts last week - here's a recap of what the top stuff was from eLearning Learning. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. 2009 - ASTD , April 21, 2009 The Web: Design for Active Learning , April 17, 2009 Do Learning Styles exist? Browse eLearning ContentTwitter Cheat Sheet version 1.1

Google Wave – Social Learning – Business – eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 12, 2009 to June 19, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. The Art of Computer Game Design , June 17, 2009 The Top 5 Platforms for Creating Educational Video Games « Educational Games Research , June 17, 2009 Why Do People Play Games? - Browse eLearning Content

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Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009 Student Guide: Introduction to ‘Wikis’ in Blackboard - Don't Waste Your Time , June 12, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design 11: The Kemp Model - The E-Learning Curve , June 10, 2009 I Say Instructional Designer, You Say Tomah-toe - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009 Attribution in a Web 2.0

How Long Should an eLearning Course Be?

Tony Karrer

Interesting question posed in eLearn Magazine article: How Long Should an E-learning Course Be? Through countless hours of instructional design, field testing, and client feedback, I have found that 30 minutes is about the maximum, and less than 15 is too short. For example, when we asked to design an eLearning Course that went along with the release of a new procurement software (e.g.,

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3 Reasons Learning Management Systems Fail (And How You Can Avoid)

TOPYX LMS

This statistic speaks volumes about the usefulness of the average eLearning system. Above all else, an eLearning system should help employees learn. Social learning platforms were designed to promote training. eLearning doesn’t require these materials. LMS & eLearnin

Ready to Enhance Your LMS Experience?

TOPYX LMS

Are you pondering the idea of switching to a better eLearning system? It’s incredible that half of all organizations that utilize an LMS are unsatisfied with their current eLearning system. Why Do Company Owners Want to Get Rid of Their eLearning Systems? LMS & eLearning

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3 Reasons Why Every LMS Needs Tin Can API Functionality

TOPYX LMS

The trouble is, most people don’t know what Tin Can API is or understand why it’s crucial to successful implementation of an LMS, also referred to as an eLearning system. Basically, SCORM ensures that any eLearning system can play any eLearning content. LMS & eLearning

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The lowdown on Pastiche™ 1.2 from the product developer

Xyleme

a slightly modified version with two major user interface features. This release also includes a few minor design improvements. Here are the latest feature updates: Finger Swipe. mobile learning blended learning elearning iPad Pastiche™ Xyleme

Easy Ways to Engage Employees in Online Training via LMS

TOPYX LMS

Many companies rely 100 percent on online learning, also referred to as eLearning, to deliver training to their employees. A high percentage of companies that utilize some type of eLearning do so through a social learning management system (LMS). Make eLearning as social as possible.

Why an LMS Needs Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) Functionality

TOPYX LMS

After spending considerable money and effort launching a learning management system (LMS) or other eLearning platform, organizational leaders want users to be delighted with their eLearning experiences. LMS & eLearning

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2 Secrets for Promoting Learning Transfer in LMS-Based Corporate Training

TOPYX LMS

For example, a full-featured learning management system …. While many LMSs offer these features and more, their primary function is to train and teach people. Learning management systems were and are designed with training in mind. LMS & eLearning

LMS Software Provides Top-Notch Learning Experiences

TOPYX LMS

It is amazing to observe the rate at which the eLearning market is growing. It was estimated that the eLearning market would exceed an incredible $100 billion in 2015. eLearning software will probably never replace certified trainers; at least, not entirely. LMS & eLearning

A SCORM-Certified LMS Helps Companies Score

TOPYX LMS

Because such a wide variety of companies utilize eLearning systems, it’s necessary for LMSs to come in many shapes and sizes. As a result, SCORM was created to streamline the packaging of reusable content and some operational functions of eLearning platforms. LMS & eLearning

Maximize Workforce Performance with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

But, what is often overlooked is the idea that an LMS, or an eLearning system, can also increase an employee’s work performance. Organizing employee training via tools designed specifically for that purpose. This may have been due to the engaging, social nature of eLearning.

4 Ways an LMS Facilitates Competency-Based Employee Training

TOPYX LMS

It combines traditional learning with eLearning, or online learning. Another common type of training utilized by companies is pure eLearning, or learning that is given 100 percent through an online learning platform called a social learning management system (LMS). LMS & eLearning

Significant Work Needed to Help Instructional Designers

Tony Karrer

The November LCB Big Question was "Are ISD / ADDIE / HPT relevant in a world of rapid elearning, faster time-to-performance, and informal learning?" I was planning to try to write up a summary at some point (similar to last month's eLearning Technology: Top Ten Reasons To Blog and Top Ten Not to Blog ), but I must say this month it was a lot harder. There's little practical advice that can assist Instructional Designers in what the evolved forms really are.

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Create a Collaborative Company Culture with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

The game plan for creating a collaborative company culture is so simple that it’s easy to miss, and it involves implementing an LMS, or an eLearning system. Did you know that some LMSs are designed with built-in collaborative learning tools? LMS & eLearningIn 1915, Edward C.