4 Essential Features for Your Next Remote Training Platform


Additionally, you should always take a list of desirable LMS features with you when you shop for an eLearning system. Choosing the best possible remote training platform for your company can be a challenge because there is such a large variety of options on the market.

How to Undertake an LMS Features Comparison


A daunting task for many organizations to undertake includes an LMS features comparison. However, overall satisfaction with an LMS is related not to the cost of the system, but to whether or not it includes essential features, which contribute to the overall functionality and end-user experience with the system. These features include: LMS LMS Checklist LMS FeaturesThere are multiple choices, variables, and types of LMS to consider when making a decision.


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Diversity Featured in New Subway Murals

Nine Shift

Two reasons why people were smiling at the opening of the new Second Street Subway in New York this month. . First of course, the subway was opening. Second, recognition of another inevitable change in society: diversity. The artwork on the subway murals had people of different ethnic background, age and sexual preference. Kinda reflecting the reality of society in the 21st century. Another win for trains

5 Features of Enterprise Learning Management Systems that Reduce Administration


Learning Management System Employee Training LMS FeaturesEnterprise learning management systems (LMS) are designed to provide business benefits that improve performance –reducing costs, improving efficiency, and increasing learner engagement.

The 4 Most Sought-After LMS Features to Improve ROI


LMS FeaturesThere are many different ways a learning management system delivers ROI to a company. For example, an eLearning system might lower administrative costs for training program management, improve HR expenses by decreasing time to productivity for employees, and reduce IT hardware and support costs for an organization.

LMS Key Features Facilitate eLearning


There’s no denying that LMS key features facilitate eLearning. LMS Key Features Facilitate eLearning. It is a learning management system’s features that organize, distribute, and make online learning possible. Here are a few LMS key features that facilitate eLearning : Mobile learning – Mobile learning has forever changed the face of corporate training. LMS seekers should consider online learning platforms that offer these features.

4 LMS Features that Help Companies Track Employee Training


LMS FeaturesRoughly 40 percent of employees leave their job within one year as a result of receiving sub-par training, according to a study mentioned by go2HR.¹ That means training is crucial to employee retention. Many company leaders understand that training has a direct impact on employee satisfaction and therefore strive to provide quality continuing education.

12 features of supporting social collaboration in the workplace

Jane Hart

I am often asked how to support social collaboration in the workplace. As I showed in my recent blog post , there are some big differences between learning in an e-business and learning in a social/collaborative business. So it is not just about adding new social approaches or social media into the training “blend”, s upporting social collaboration is underpinned not only by new technologies but by a new mindset. In other words, it means.

Don't Invest in an Online Learning System Without These 3 LMS Features


However, investing in just any eLearning system as opposed to a learning management system with specific features can set companies up for a failed LMS implementation. To resolve problems related to performance, L&D costs, engagement and more, company leaders should invest in an eLearning system with features that solve their unique problems. LMS LMS Features Online Learning

A new Google “feature”

Doc Searls

I’ve written a lot of stuff on the Web, and when I need to find some of it, Google is where I go. Lately, however, the going hasn’t been quite as good, because Google most of the time asks me if I want to spell my surname differently. For example, if I look up searls infrastructure , I get “Did you mean: Searles infrastructure “? I never used to get that. Now I do. The former brings up 251,000 results, by the way, while the latter brings up 11,600.

What Features Do Technology Companies Need in eLearning Software?


Implementing an LMS with features designed to support the needs of technology companies helps effectively train staff and customers and maintain a competitive edge. Forward-thinking technology companies understand that both employee and customer training is vital to increased productivity and a healthy bottom line. Many choose eLearning software to help them train their workforce.

3 LMS Features That Help Small L&D Teams Train Large Learner Bases


LMS FeaturesJust 35 percent of small L&D teams use a learning management system to train learners, in comparison to 56 percent of larger training teams.¹ That’s a surprising disconnect, considering the time and efficiency benefits an LMS can bring to small teams, especially those that are responsible for training thousands of employees, members, and clients.

3 LMS Integration Features to Improve eLearning


LMS integration features are critical to the long-term success of a corporate eLearning plan. However, it is common to overlook integration features during the LMS selection process. Organizations surveyed found that lack of integration features was a greater problem with their LMS than either poor user experience and poor analytics capabilities.

Driving Content Management ROI Across the Extended Enterprise


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Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features


Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features. Instead of overthinking ways of creating a collaborative company culture, corporate leaders may want to focus on simply implementing a learning management system with collaborative learning features. A social learning management system with collaborative learning features can provide the virtual/social environments Generation Y wants.

Request for Feature: Keynote & Powerpoint

David Weinberger

How about if there were a magical shape we could draw on top of a slide that would magnify what’s under it? So, if you were showing a slide of a screen capture, you could invoke these shapes to come and go, enlarging the elements to which you want to call attention. kthxbye.*. Yes, not an entirely appropriate use of the term, but I find it an amusing youthicism.

Request for feature: Google calendar

David Weinberger

I’d like to be able to jump to a date in Google Calendar by typing in a date, because paging through 15 months takes precious seconds that could otherwise be spent in scratching myself. I was hoping that typing a date into the search field would work, but it doesn’t. In fact, searching for something like “5/8/08″ gives results that seem random but undoubtedly have an inner but unhelpful logic.

4 LMS Features that Promote a Blended Learning Program


Blended learning is a hybrid learning approach that combines in-person training with online learning. It helps corporate training programs “increase effectiveness and decrease the costs of curriculum. Supplementing in-person training with digital content can help employees retain and apply the skills they need to be successful,” stated Blended Learning is the Future of Corporate Training.¹.

3 LMS Features to Promote Communication Between Instructors and Learners


Avoid these problems and optimize your eLearning program by utilizing LMS features that open up the lines of communication between employees and administrators. Good communication is critical to the success of a corporate eLearning program. Without clear communication between instructors and learners, an online learning program risks failing to transfer usable skills and information to employees.

LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

Then it asks questions such as satisfaction level, satisfaction with particular features, are you planning to replace, primary barriers, importance of features, etc. A few of the more interesting graphs that you can't really see well except by going and seeing a larger version at LMS Satisfaction and LMS Barriers and Features. They can be used to see how LMS vendors stack up against particular features. Update, Nov.

LTI (Learning Tools Interoperability): One of the Features of a Good LMS


. In the initial stages of choosing a learning management system (LMS), people often wonder what the features of a good LMS are. They may have a general idea of what their organizations will require from an LMS (for example, mobile learning features or social learning tools) but might need to be educated about what features LMSs commonly have and what the features of a good LMS are. Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI): One of the Features of a Good LMS.

New Feature in Webinar Tool

Tony Karrer

Maybe I've not been paying attention, but in the webinar that I just finished, the tool GoToMeeting had a neat feature that showed the percentages of people who were paying attention (had the meeting visual in the foreground) vs. those who were not paying attention.

Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features


Attract and Retain Millennial Employees with LMS Collaborative Learning Features. Such as implementing a learning management system with collaborative learning features. Social/collaborative learning features such as calendaring, screen sharing, and real-time chat, are optimal. A social learning management system with collaborative learning features can provide this.

Secret Features of Apple's Proposed New Campus - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

This is especially true when it comes to selfish behavior; unvarnished self-interest is a learned social norm, not an unwavering feature of human behavior. How to Be a Good Boss in a Bad Economy| Featured HBR Article. Indira Gandhi on Doing Work Versus Taking Credit For It » Secret Features of Apples Proposed New Campus. The folks as joyoftech.com had good fun imagining the "hidden features." Bob Sutton.

Content Personalization: What is it & Why is it so Hard at Scale?


Blog Resources featured blogsOvercoming 3 Main Challenges to Personalization. According to eLearning Industry , 77% Of L&D Professionals Think Personalized Learning Is Vital To Employee Engagement and 94% Of Businesses Say Personalization Is Critical To Their Success.

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.

Misadventures in Content Production: Copying & Pasting is Not Reuse


Blog Uncategorized featured blogsThe term “reuse” gets thrown around a lot in regard to content management and maintenance, particularly when dealing with content at scale.

Education: Rework a key feature of the 21st century

Nine Shift

"Schools aren't "letting" students pass. They're refusing to let them to fail, she and other students said." That's the great final line of a story about a school that not only allows student to redo work, but encourages it. NineShifter Elaine Patterson of Camosun University in British Columbia sent us the link to this story. Check it out. This is a key principle of learning and teaching in the 21st century. . "In

Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature? And Other Questions.

Steven Berlin Johnson

I wrote a little essay for Time.com on the iPad launch (and the reactions to it.) Here's the opening riff: If you time-traveled back to 1995, and asked the leading futurists of that time where our machines were soon to take us, you might well have heard just as much rhapsodizing about document-centric interfaces as that about hypertext and the World Wide Web.

Misadventures in Content Production: Why “Rapid” Tool Aren’t Really Rapid


Blog Resources featured blogsLet’s be honest — so-called “rapid” authoring tools aren’t really rapid at all. What you see is what you get” (WYSIWYG,) or “rapid” tools, apply styles that are hard-coded into the content, which means that the writing and designing are coupled together. Authors can write the content while controlling the heading color, font size, paragraph spacing, table shading and more, right within the tool itself. This should save time, right?

Mobile Learning: Making Content Available Anytime, Anywhere


Blog Resources featured blogs introductory contentMobile learning, also called M-learning or mLearning, is any type of content that is developed or consumed on mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets, and including anything from podcasts to full eLearning courses. According to Pew Research , virtually all Americans — an overwhelming 96% — currently own some kind of cellphone, an increase of 35% since 2011.

Slideshare reaches 10 million downloads. and my Top 100 Tools slideset is featured.

Jane Hart

But I was absolutely delighted to see that my own Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 slideset was featured in the Education category – not only in the post itself but in the supporting infographic (embedded below). I just read a blog post from Slideshare to mark the fact it has reached 10 million downloads. Impressive!

LMS Software: The Difference Between SCORM Compliant and SCORM Certified


There are an enormous number of vendors for corporations to choose from, each offering a different suite of content, features, and pricing. LMS Software LMS FeaturesThe corporate LMS market is large, and growing, expected to reach $7 billion globally¹ by 2023.

Why predictions are dangerous and organizations must be well networked

Ross Dawson

Today’s BOSS magazine in the Australian Financial Review includes a feature on my work. Collaboration Future of business Future of work Reputation Scenarios Social networks Social trends Technology trends Uncategorized AFR Boss feature organizational networks predictions scenario planning The article focuses on my thoughts on the value of predictions.

4 LMS Add-Ons You Need to Know About


It’s a common problem that arises when companies don’t match business goals to platform features and capabilities during research and selection. LMS Features LMS benefits LMS SoftwareAn LMS is designed to drive employee training and help companies reach their business goals. But not all LMS systems reach their goals. Sometimes, the problem is with the system itself - you may not have the right software to meet your business goals.

Trends Impacting the future of the LMS Industry


Ease of use and reporting are the two top features. LMS LMS Reporting LMS Features LMS IndustryThrough original research and surveying current customers, TOPYX® has uncovered three trends about the future of the LMS Industry. We will explore the ideas behind why: LMS user bases are expected to grow. Substantial volume is expected with user bases.

3 Ways Tin Can API Benefits Employees


LMS LMS Features Tin Cap APITo measure the effectiveness of online training, companies must collect data that can measure the ROI of an L&D program. A 2017 study conducted by LinkedIn and Lynda.com indicated that CEOs across the U.S. were unable to gather this data, “ indicating the critical need to collect and track even more learning data.”¹. That’s concerning, especially because there’s already a simple solution to the problem.

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LMS Reporting Best Practices: What is your company missing?


LMS LMS Reporting LMS FeaturesCompanies are spending more and more every year on training and development. However, dissatisfaction with learning management systems is widespread. The leading cause of dissatisfaction with LMS systems, according to a survey conducted by the Brandon Hall Group¹ is poor LMS reporting functionality.

Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative"

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 14 January 2011 Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative" Yammer announced a new feature yesterday : Leaderboards Leaderboards gives users access to statistics about their network activity. Business or Pleasure? -

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Raymond Williams

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « I Guess He Doesnt Have His Fathers Sunny Optimism, After All | Main | » Raymond Williams About a year or two ago, a newspaper books section asked me to contribute to a feature that were assembling, in which various non-fiction authors would pen a short tribute to some writer who had influenced their work. Does Apple Think Multitasking Is A Bug Not A Feature?

The New Polymath Booktour - Amsterdam

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 14 July 2010 The New Polymath Booktour - Amsterdam Amsterdam event 13:00 - 13:45, 21st July 2010, Capgemini, Amsterdam, Hoogoorddreef 15 Featured Speaker : Vinnie Mirchandani, author of the recently published book, The New Polymath. Business or Pleasure? -

stevenberlinjohnson.com: Games and the iPhone

Steven Berlin Johnson

stevenberlinjohnson.com « Brooks/Cheney | Main | The Silent Room Tone » Games and the iPhone Two quick thoughts on the iPhone announcement today: First, anopen question: does this mean the only way you can do over-the-airsyncing of calendar events and contacts (a feature I really, reallywant) is by connecting to an Exchange server? That would be prettyintense if Apple limited a crucial feature exclusively to users of aMicrosoft product.

Do You Sociate? » Mini-Feed’s not in Wikipedia

Jerry Michalski

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