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Infographic - 12 Ways to Design Better eLearning

Posted by InSync Training on Jun 5, 2018 4:29:23 PM

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Based on Cammy Beans' Virtually There session, The Accidental Instructional Designer: Better eLearning Design, this infographic provides guidance on how to design better eLearning.

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Topics: Infographics and Tools, Instructional Design, eLearning

Recording - The Accidental Instructional Designer: Better eLearning Design

Posted by InSync Training on Jun 5, 2018 4:11:44 PM

June 5, 2018

Instructor: Cammy Bean 

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Chances are, you didn’t dream of being an instructional designer when you grew up. But here you are, quite by accident. So why not become a more intentional practitioner?

Cammy shows you four key areas to focus on to become a well-rounded eLearning designer. You’ll learn how to identify your sweet spot as an instructional designer, learn tips and strategies for better eLearning design, and take your practice to the next level — on purpose.

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Topics: Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design, Virtually There, Recordings, eLearning

Report - Blended Learning in Practice

Posted by InSync Training on May 28, 2018 3:12:35 PM

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Jennifer Hofmann recently collaborated with eLearning Guild to research how modern instructional design approaches have evolved to engage modern learners and what implementation processes work best when introducing these new blended programs.

This research paper addresses the questions of benefits and risks of blended learning programs and what implementation processes result in successful blended learning programs. 

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Topics: Whitepapers and eBooks, Modern Blended Learning

Infographic - 6 Reasons Why Companies Are Getting Serious About Serious Games

Posted by InSync Training on May 16, 2018 2:01:06 PM

GettingSeriousAboutSeriousGames_InfographicThe millennial workforce has grown up with technology. They are comfortable with all tech things and can easily adapt to new functionalities and devices. They practically do all activities on their mobile devices.

Imagine asking them to go through a two-hour long training sitting at one place! Even if they agree to it, it will be a sheer waste of their time as they will not remember a thing!

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Topics: Gamification, Infographics and Tools, Game-Based Learning

Recording - Serious Game Secrets: Who, What, Where, Why, Who Cares?

Posted by InSync Training on May 16, 2018 1:49:14 PM

May 15, 2018

Instructor: Andrew Hughes 

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Many people in the e-learning realm are attempting to use gamification and serious games to spark employee engagement and drive learning retention. Everyone is working to make the best serious game that will enhance the learning objectives and retain learning.

The biggest setbacks for some of these serious games and gamified learning experiences have been little-to-no planning, tough to pinpoint metrics, little-to-no implementation strategy, and insufficient or nonexistent post-deployment support.

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Topics: Virtually There, Gamification, Recordings, Game-Based Learning

Infographic - 9 Factors Contributing to the Accidental People Challenges of Agile Development

Posted by InSync Training on Apr 24, 2018 6:41:50 PM

LouRussell_9Factors_Infographic_Graphic_previewLeveraging Agile to build courses, systems or pretty anything is cool but it brings underestimated challenges for people.

With the completely different mindset Agile requires, individuals struggle with new roles, new responsibilities and an entirely different way of working with each other.

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Topics: Infographics and Tools

Recording - The Accidental People Challenges From Agile Development

Posted by InSync Training on Apr 24, 2018 6:39:44 PM

April 24, 2018

Instructor: Lou Russell 

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In 2001, a group of thinkers created the Agile manifesto. Software and innovative training companies leveraged the new way of creating value for customers. Seventeen years later, Agile work is spreading quickly through large, medium and small companies in the United States, including various functional areas.

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Topics: Recordings

Infographic - 13 Proven Principles for Driving Shared Knowledge in the Modern Workplace

Posted by InSync Training on Apr 10, 2018 8:50:07 PM

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We never want for information in everyday life. Have a problem? Just Google it away!

Unfortunately, everything changes when we go to work. The knowledge we need remains hidden in hierarchical silos and training materials. Employees are left to fend for themselves - often with negative results.

Knowledge sharing behaviors have become commonplace in our everyday life (Google, social media, etc), but not necessarily in the workplace.

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Topics: Infographics and Tools

Recording - Go Viral! Motivating Your Employees to Share Their Knowledge

Posted by InSync Training on Apr 10, 2018 7:33:25 PM

April 10, 2018

Instructor: JD Dillon 

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We never want for information in everyday life. Have a problem? Just Google it away!

Unfortunately, everything changes when we go to work. The knowledge we need remains hidden in hierarchical silos and training materials. Employees are left to fend for themselves – often with negative results.

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Topics: Recordings

Recording - Is Your Organization Ready for Modern Learning? Transform Your Learning Culture for Today's Environment

Posted by InSync Training on Mar 21, 2018 12:20:21 PM

March 20, 2018

Instructor: Jennifer Hofmann 

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Today’s business environment requires learning content to be accessed globally and on demand. Learners are often virtual and on the go. And, they expect immediate answers and opportunities in every moment of learning need.

Unfortunately, many organizations are holding on to an outdated learning culture that values traditional training methods over modern instructional strategies and techniques.

Modern learning professionals need to lead the transformation, not only in instructional design and technologies, but in learning culture.

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Topics: Virtually There, Modern Learning, Recordings, Modern Learning Culture