Category: LMS

Top learning trends for 2019

As 2018 winds down, we’re looking ahead to learning trends for 2019. Behold, the promise of smarter analytics, faster systems, and better performance solutions. Learning trends continue to incorporate immersive reality and gamification of both the platform…

True immersion for AR/VR: reaching results in your LMS

Augmented and virtual reality are the ever-shiny tools that you keep hearing about at conferences and in industry blogs and publications. There’s a reason the learning community is eager to don a pair of goggles and see a…

Do they have your back: LMS technical support

Do they have your back? Of all the reasons companies bail out of their LMS contracts, the main reason to switch LMS providers is for better technical support. LMS technical support is a multi-layered necessity that, when…

Break the RFP cycle with these steps

In an industry that is continually changing, why do we use an antiquated request for proposal (RFP) process that’s designed to secure a temporary solution? RFPs aren’t built to identify lasting partners, because templated versions often focus…

Train your channel partners to increase revenue

Your channel partners and distributors hit the front lines every day to represent your brand and your product, but they’re often put on the back burner when it comes to training. If you want to increase your…

Project management software and your LMS

If you’ve been through an LMS (or really any other software) implementation, you know that waiting is the hardest part. That’s especially true when you’re not sure how your vendor is progressing or where your LMS is…

7 Steps to a successful LMS implementation

You’ve spent months vetting potential vendors, participating in demos, selecting a partner, and preparing your learning and development team for the rollout. Now, it’s time to implement your new LMS. Don’t let obstacles ruin your plan to…

How to boost social learning in your training strategy

New year, new training strategy? Whether you’re rolling out a new strategy or simply enhancing your existing one, now is a good time to review some research-backed, proven learning theories that can improve your training programs. One…

What should you be paying for your LMS?

With the year’s end approaching, every CLO, CTO, and CFO is thinking about closing out the 2017 learning and development budget and looking to save money and increase training efficiency in 2018. While there is no one-size-fits-all…