from training to learning

Harold Jarche

Here are the highlights — From Training to Learning in the New Economy. Whatever learning needs to happen for getting work done at the front line — on production floors, in sales, or in customer service — often is not generated, or even recognized as needed, by the training organizations.

systems thinking and training

Harold Jarche

The pilot training system outside North America and Europe played a significant role it seems. He mentioned the challenge of training pilots in Asia. The Training Challenge. My interest in these stories is how training can be either part of the problem or part of the solution.

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3 Ideas for Including Gamification in Your Retail Training Program

TOPYX LMS

Game-based training is a fantastic motivator for employee learning. When incorporated into training, games improve learners’ self-confidence by 20 percent, increase knowledge retention by 90 percent, and boost the number of completed tasks by a whopping 300 percent.

enough training

Harold Jarche

She claimed she was not adequately trained. You might have a personal perception, that you would need additional training, but the minimum standards for your position are determined by the railways.”. Would more and better training have helped this conductor? Safer trains.

Practical Ways to Blend Instructor-Led Training with Online Learning

TOPYX LMS

Blended learning, which is a mode of training that combines online learning with live, instructor-led training, can be very effective. It drives skills acquisition and knowledge retention 1 , and it decreases the cost of training.

Facilitate is the new train

Clark Quinn

Ok, so I’m being provocative with the title, since I’m not advocating the overthrow of training. However, this concept also updates training. Facilitate really will be the new ‘train’ The post Facilitate is the new train appeared first on Learnlets.

The 4 Biggest Employee Training Problems eLearning Solves for Enterprises

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Employee training is a top priority for many companies. Last year, enterprises spent between $1,075 and $1,886 per learner on training and development. 1 But while employee training is critical to a company’s success, it comes with its fair share of complications.

February Report: Trains

Nine Shift

H ere's our February Report: Trains. Trains are gaining on cars. -Eurostar is adding another train from London to the continent, promoting the train's 80% less pollution as a way to save the human race (it is). The Netherlands announced a 2040 plan to connect its 9 biggest cities with trains leaving every 10 minutes. California does a strategic retreat but still will do the high speed train from LA to SF, they just aren’t saying so. -

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Retail Training Tips That Improve Key Business Metrics

TOPYX LMS

Those services can help retail companies improve key metrics like: Online Training LMS Retail Training

Compliance Training is Critical for Today’s Organizations

TOPYX LMS

compliance training LMS benefits Corporate LMSOrganizations invest millions of dollars every year in compliance, hoping to improve quality, meet global and local standards, follow regulations and laws, and reduce overall risks.

3 LMS Hacks that Improve Retail Training

TOPYX LMS

In a recent study by Axonify, just 35 percent of retail employees described their training as “very effective.” 1 This indicates that well over half of all retail training programs are in need of some upgrades. How to Use LMS LMS benefits Retail Training

Talent Development Isn’t Just About Training

Dan Pontefract

The ASTD — American Society for Training and Development — recently announced it was changing its name from ASTD to ATD , or Association for Talent Development. ATD got its start in 1943 as the American Society of Training Directors.

Why Technology Training is Critical for Financial Services Companies

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Tech training is essential to the success of banking and other financial institutions - as much as 70 percent of financial services leaders are concerned about the speed of change in technology.¹ Financial Services Training Technology Training

2014 CE training programme

Dave Snowden

As we make our way through week 3 here in 2014 we are working towards finalizing our complete CE training schedule for 2014.

Trains' New Foe: Other Trains

Nine Shift

With both passenger and freight trains gaining more business and support, passenger trains face a new foe: freight trains. Freight railroads initially welcomed passenger trains on their tracks. But now, there''s a problem of too many trains wanting to use the same tracks.

Train Update

Nine Shift

My good friend in Tiverton, RI, home of the fastest stretch of Amtrak rail in the country, asks me every once in a while the news about trains. 2.Trains need to run on time. This is perhaps the biggest news for trains recently. The federal agency overseeing trains ordered that intermediate stops, not just final stops, would be measured for on-time performance. This is intended to improve on time performance of passenger trains, a big deal.

How LMS Training Increases Volunteer Productivity for Associations

TOPYX LMS

To make better use of your own volunteers, use an association LMS to deliver online volunteer training, that increases productivity. LMS for Associations Association TrainingVolunteers are critical to the success of an association.

How to Train Your Customers Using an Extended Enterprise LMS Training System

TOPYX LMS

Learning Management System Video-Based TrainingCustomers are the heartbeat of your company. They keep organizations afloat by purchasing products and services, as well as by referring new customers.

Train Humor

Nine Shift

The kids on Reddit had a blast with the photo and news that someone had stolen a train in Sweden and rammed into a house. If only the homeowners had a train to defend themselves with, this never would have happened.

How to Create a Successful Corporate Training Program Without a Big Budget

TOPYX LMS

What is your company’s corporate training budget? Many L&D and HR professionals are struggling to train employees without the dedicated resources they’d like. In fact, your budget is not as important to the quality of your training as you might think.

Providing Contractor Training with LMS Software: 3 Simple Tips

TOPYX LMS

They may also need additional industry and compliance training, depending on the services they or your company is providing. All of that requires that companies onboard contractors effectively, training them on necessary company policies and compliance needs.

Trains Keep Getting Better

Nine Shift

It's another train week at NineShift. . Wi-Fi is going to be available on all high-speed trains in the future, said Huang Min, the deputy general manager of China Railway Corporation, the country’s railway operator, according to a report by chinanews.com that was covered by The Telegraph in this story. . The stability of the internet in tunnels and mountainous areas is a major obstacle to overcome in improving Wi-Fi services on high-speed trains.

the uncertain future of training

Harold Jarche

Training courses are artifacts of a time when resources were scarce and connections were few. The roots of training are to get a lot of people to do the same thing competently. The Roman army trained soldiers for battle and many other duties, like building roads.

Retail Management Training: Online Learning Secrets to Turn Star Employees Into Managers and Reduce Turnover

TOPYX LMS

1 Since it costs over $3,000 to find, hire, and train a replacement for a retail employee earning $10 per hour, retail companies lose big money each year to staff attrition. Employee Based lms Employee Training Retail Training

How Online Sales Training Can Improve the Bottom Line for Large Enterprises

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Eighty-three percent of companies do not believe they have effective sales training, according to the RAIN Group.¹ Online Training LMS Sales Training

10 reasons to modernize workplace training

Jane Hart

The current training model can no longer keep pace with the speed of business and the continuous nature of change. Here are 10 issues associated with current training approaches and some brief pointers about how they can be addressed.

ABC: Keep it Simple Training

Jane Hart

Training Following my earlier post: ABC: 10 reasons not to create a course – and 10 other options, I have had a huge amount of interest in finding out more about the different ABC (Anything But Courses) options I mentioned.â?¦ ¦ [.].

What Employee Training Costs Your Business

TOPYX LMS

Most companies offer employees opportunities for training and development. According to Employee Training and Development: Reasons and Benefits , companies that train employees experience:¹. eLearning and Corporate Training Employee Training Employee Onboarding

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Education and Training

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

We're reorganizing again and I was recently asked about my education and training.

Social Training?

Clark Quinn

Sparked by the sight of a post about ‘social training’, I jokingly asked my ITA colleagues whether they could train me to be social. So, joking aside, it’s not about social training (though learning can be social), but instead about creating a learning organization that brings out the best outcomes from and for the employees.

Does ‘brain training’ work?

Mind Hacks

You’ve probably heard of “brain training exercises” – puzzles, tasks and drills which claim to keep you mentally agile. The idea of brain training has widespread currency, but is that due to science, or empty marketing?

Does ‘brain training’ work?

Mind Hacks

You’ve probably heard of “brain training exercises” – puzzles, tasks and drills which claim to keep you mentally agile. The idea of brain training has widespread currency, but is that due to science, or empty marketing?

CE Training – Q3/Q4 2017

Dave Snowden

Our training programme does not break for too long regardless of season and we have a rich menu of training options available for the next two quarters. The post CE Training – Q3/Q4 2017 appeared first on Cognitive Edge As many of us in the norther hemisphere are preparing to take a break during our summer, our friends in the southern hemisphere are working through their winter.

4 Ways Businesses Can Improve Online Retail Training

TOPYX LMS

A recent study¹ found that less than half of retail employees receive formal training, while 32 percent of retail employees don’t receive any formal training at all. Retail Training Online Learning online training systems

the missing half of training

Harold Jarche

The training industry is based on models that were developed for the military. The Systems Approach to Training includes the ADDIE [analysis, design, development, implementation, evaluation] model, with variations used throughout industry. Gagne’s early work was in military training.

3 Benefits of a Learning Experience Platform (LXP) for Employee Training

TOPYX LMS

eLearning and Corporate Training Employee Training Learning Experience PlatformThe learning experience platform (LXP) market has exceeded $350 million, and it’s doubling yearly, according to Josh Bersin, a leading corporate learning analyst. 1 Why is it growing so quickly?

Another Huge Week for Trains

Nine Shift

This was another big week for trains in the 21st century. . Here's just the stories I saw: 1.First "Train Heroes" are Americans. Yes, Americans ride trains. Europe actually has trains. 2.Gen Y woman lives on trains.

What Does the Training Department Do When Training Doesn’t Work?

Charles Jennings

The global training industry is large and in growth again post-2008. Data provided by the US membership organisation Training Industry suggests annual growth around 6% per year since 2009. And it’s not only efficiencies in the training process itself that we need to look for.

Manufacturing Training: How to Set Up a Successful Onboarding Training Program

TOPYX LMS

Not only does an onboarding training program help new hires contribute to a company more quickly, it also reduces future turnover and optimizes engagement.¹ The primary reason most manufacturers invest in onboarding is to reduce time to productivity for new hires.

Big Money For Trains Coming

Nine Shift

He spoke last week before passenger rail supporters trying to figure out how to fund a new passenger train route in Wisconsin. . The initial success of Brightline, a totally private passenger rail company in Florida, may be a success story that will turn on the spigot of money for trains. The question is not IF but WHEN trains will get a huge infusion of billions of dollars for updating our transportation infrastructure. .

#3 Top Train Story: Denver Airport Train Now Open!

Nine Shift

Train poster from 100 years ago. Train posters were one of the first uses of a new, and now popular, typefont Futura The light rail movement continues to grow. The newest line: a light rail line from downtown Denver out to the big Denver International Airport. . The cost? $9

Thoughts on strategy from Training 19

Clark Quinn

So last week I was the strategy track coach for the Training 19 conference. He was followed by Karen Polhemus & Stephanie Gosteli who told a compelling tale of how they were managing a huge initiative by combining training with change management.

Another Train Advantage: Save the Planet

Nine Shift

From Europe, a land of the 21st century where there are trains, and more and more trains, Eurostar is adding another train to its London to Amsterdam route. E urostar is targeting potential converts to high-speed rail by saying a London-Amsterdam Eurostar journey emits 80% less carbon than the equivalent flight. The third service will bring Eurostar’s capacity on the route to the equivalent of 12 flights a day, more than 75 flights a week and 3,900 flights per year.