eLearning Is The Key To Solving The Big Data Skills Gap

Big data is changing the way companies of all kinds do business. The eLearning industry needs to rise to the challenge of preparing a whole generation of big data professionals to meet the growing worldwide demand. Here's what they'll need to do. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Questions eLearning Professionals Should Ask About Each Type Of Web API

We know that getting into high-tech programming talk is not always exciting to development professionals who want to focus on learning, but they should know the basics about APIs so they can make smart decisions about what their company needs from APIs and API features. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Instructional Design: Data Is The New Plastics

In the classic movie, The Graduate, Dustin Hoffman's character gets pulled aside to hear the advice of the century. One word: plastics. For a Learning and Development professional today, that one word would be data. Data is the new plastics! Let's do some hands-on machine learning! This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Free eBook – Big Data For Big Profits: How LMS Reporting Can Help Your Training Company Achieve Success

In this free eBook, we take a look at all the different ways LMS reporting can be beneficial for your training business, and what sorts of data you can pull from your Learning Management System. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Driving Employee Performance Through Data Analytics

Learning practitioners ask us, “How do you get employees to apply what they learn?” and “How do you prove they actually apply those skills?”. By driving employee performance through a focused assessment strategy. Here's our experience working with a prominent Fortune 50 consumer electronics company. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Do You Need To Understand Big Data To Use It?

If I started off by saying what Big Data cannot be used for, my page would be empty. We all use data, but we don’t all use Big Data. Instead, I want to talk about how Big Data can be used to improve our learning and the learning of others. Big Data is being used in so many verticals and industries; eLearning is just one of many. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

GDPR Preparation: 3 Ideas To Check Readiness And 3 Questions For Your LMS Provider

If you process EU-based data, you need to pay close attention to the GDPR. With less than 100 days to the deadline, I have put together some quick, actionable tips to ensure you're ready and compliant. This also includes your third-party suppliers, such as an LMS provider. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.