How Should We Assess Corporate Learning In 2019? The Benefits Of Formative Assessment

Wherever there's learning, there should be an assessment. However, not all assessment is created equal. The prevalent methods of evaluation provide little useful information about actual learning. Here's a look at formative assessment and how it helps corporate learners, L&D and the business alike. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How To Test Your Training Prior To Rollout

Trainers who test their training program prior to rolling it out are more likely to achieve successful training outcomes. Testing is a key stage in the learner-first training model, as it ensures that training is relevant to the learner and will be well received before pushing it out. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How Τo Increase Your Organization’s Learning ROI

How do you know when training is truly impacting your organization? It's easy to assume that training is always a good investment and not give it another thought. But while training may seem too subjective to be quantified, nothing could be further from the truth. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Let’s Get Real About Corporate Learning Evaluation

This article builds on perspectives outlined by Dr. Will Thalheimer of Work-Learning Research in a blog post titled, "Evaluating Learning for Your Business Stakeholders - Warning!!". It clarifies misconceptions about learning measurement and suggests an alternate path forward. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

2 Learner Motives That Affect Training Success: Task-Involvement And Ego-Involvement

Some learners are motivated by a desire for self-improvement. They rise to challenges and embrace learning. Other learners are less motivated to achieve and struggle to learn. Understanding why, and applying the right combination of learning goals, can help them succeed. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

GM’s Plant Closings Is Great News For Learning!

GM's decision to shutter 7 major North American plants rocked employees, politicians, and the economy. But this decision is fundamentally more than a tactic to 'please shareholders'... it's about a company planning to survive and succeed for another 100 years in an exceptionally fast-evolving world. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Free eBook: Practical Approaches To Determine The ROI Of eLearning – Using Kirkpatrick’s Model Of Training Evaluation

This free eBook, Free eBook: Practical Approaches To Determine The ROI Of eLearning - Using Kirkpatrick’s Model Of Training Evaluation, provides practical tips that you can use to measure the effectiveness of online training, leading to the ROI on your training spend. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

2 Traits Instructional Designers Need Most

What does training mean to you? Is it a simple process of transferring information, or a complex platform for transforming people and organizations – improving their performance, processes, customer relationships, and more? If you are new to this idea, consider this tip: think outside the classroom! This post was first published on eLearning Industry.