Advantages of Leveraging an LMS for Blended Learning

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The utilization of LMS can significantly improve the blended learning experience. Here’s how an LMS like GyrusAim can help

Successful Blended Learning Program is assembled and managed.

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Blended Learning program may be a video, an eLearning courses, or an instructor-led course. GyrusAim LMS system allows for drop-ins to take a part of a course

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4 Signs That You Need Blended Learning LMS For Your Training Needs

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Hybrid learning has become a hot topic today. Hence, be aware of the major signs that show you need blended learning LMS for your training and learning needs

The Concept of Microlearning

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Today, we will evaluate microlearning and the potential it carries in reference to bolstering a learning program. Microlearning is a brief (less than 5 minute) learning component with a focus on a very particular learning object (specifically a skill, behavior, or compliance piece). However, with the migration of learnings to more accessible on the go mobile learning (mLearning) platforms such as phones and tablets, their need becomes a bit more noticeable.

Elearning vs Classroom Training – Let’s Understand Their Pros and Cons

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However, the debate on the effectiveness of eLearning compared to classroom training is often a subject of interest among learning and training professionals. Let’s understand the pros and cons of both eLearning and classroom training: Learning Context: One of the main differences between eLearning and classroom training is that classroom training allows learners to actively interact, engage with instructors and other fellow learners.

Debunking Misconceptions about Mobile Learning

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Mobile training not only offers learning on-the-go, but also allows learners to gain an instant access to information whenever and wherever they need it. However, there is often a misunderstanding on mobile learning capabilities and its usage for corporate learning and training. Let us look at some of the common misconceptions about mobile learning or m-learning through this blog: Mobile Learning Means Learning via Mobile Phones.

How We Learn – Capitalize On Knowing

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How We Learn – Capitalize On Knowing. This post is written based on my personal understanding and could reflect deficiencies experienced in my own personal learning process. To begin we should evaluate what a younger version of myself experienced in the learning process. I used to think it was based on my ability to learn. Teachers used my IQ to recommend me for advanced courses, and such avenues awarded me the ability to attempt learning more difficult topics.

Mobile Learning – Is it Finally Viable?

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Mobile Learning – Is it Finally Viable? Mobile Learning has been a cool shining beacon in the learning industry for quite a while now. But with new technologies, sometimes you have to stop and ask yourself, is it just being used for the sake of the media itself, or is it actually adding to my blended learning portfolio? Why Mobile learning is actually worth its grain of salt. Why should I want to participate in this learning exercise?

Learning + Technology: The Latest on What Associations Are Doing

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I asked Jeff Cobb to share a summary of his great new report on social learning, a topic which you know is dear to our hearts. How much success are organizations having with technology-enabled and technology-enhanced learning? Those are just a few of the questions we set out to answer with the latest edition of the Association Learning + Technology report. percent of respondents indicated their organization already offers technology-enabled or technology-enhanced learning.

The Ultimate Benefit of Learning Management Systems

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The Ultimate Benefit of Learning Management Systems. The Benefits of a Learning Management System (LMS) are quite wide and can contain everything from basic functionality to cool recently implemented features. LMS are not only for E-learning activities! When establishing an appropriate blended learning strategy and increasing departmental efficiency, the LMS should be the first place you look. Who needs additional learning?

Webinars in 2012 ? Where are They Going?

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We’ll be featuring a lot more posts about social learning (you’ve probably noticed some already ) and we’ll introduce our full CommPartners team soon! However, with such rapid progression in social media and collaborative learning, the webinar curriculum is in transition. Some essential modifications to accommodate the changes in 2012 include: The Implementation of Social Learning. This results in what we call a collaborative approach to learning.

How to Persuade your Boss to Invest in an LMS

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Your learning program has been managing itself for years, or at least that’s what your boss thinks. You spend a ridiculous amount of time organizing and determining methods of learning dispersal among personnel within your organization. A Learning Management System Means… More Time. Learning programs are resource intensive. The cost of the learning management system aside, an LMS is basically like hiring a full-time planner for your learning program.

BIG SOCIALFISH ANNOUNCEMENT

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We’ve been talking for a while about wanting to focus our attention in 2012 on the concept of “social learning” – helping associations use their special sauce (their educational programming) to not just educate, but truly engage their members, and we’re very grateful to CommPartners for helping us test those waters. Quote from Rich Finstein, president of CommPartners : “Engagement is a learning imperative, and also a business imperative for associations.

Why we need Learning Management Systems

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Why We Need Learning Management Systems. Have you found yourself fighting your way through the learning and development market without a guide? As to not shroud this document with bias, I have taken the liberty of pulling the dictionary.com definition of a Learning Management System, which appears below: noun. Be that as it may, nothing can compare to a well-established LMS in regards to the immediate impact of organizing learnings within your environment.

Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process

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Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process. It appears that the work of a learning professional is never done. In order to establish an effective learning program, there must be a great consideration for the future needs of the day to day business, and the workforce themselves. Learning is a fairly nebulous industry. How to safeguard your users’ learning experience. Learning Management Systems (LMSs) are the foundation of the learning process.

Mobile Learning Infographic – Benefits and Features

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Mobile Learning Infographic – Benefits and Features. A few months ago we explored Mobile Learning and whether or not it is viable , today we provide an infographic of the benefits and features of Mobile Learning at a glance. Mobile Learning is a newer component of the blended learning mix and is constantly evolving into something more robust. Text of Infographic: Why is Mobile Learning so Effective? Mobile Learning Infographic.

70:20:10: Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process

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Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process. It appears that the work of a learning professional is never done. In order to establish an effective learning program, there must be a great consideration for the future needs of the day to day business, and the workforce themselves. Learning is a fairly nebulous industry. How to safeguard your users’ learning experience. Learning Management Systems (LMSs) are the foundation of the learning process.

The Future of the LMS

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The future is bright and full of potential technical advancement, included somewhere within that progression is a small segment for Learning Management Systems and how they are already trending towards something completely different. In the Learning and Development world training has migrated from solely instructional and self-taught. To completely accessible without time requirement, electronic, as well as mobile learning platforms. E-Learnings.