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Podcast -Tips on Starting a Successful Training Business, with Jennifer Hofmann

Posted by InSync Training on Jul 14, 2020 5:22:23 PM
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With over 20 years in the online training business, Jennifer has been ahead of the game and has garnered so much experience which makes her a leader in this area. This episode of The Entrepreneurial You Podcast couldn’t be more relevant to the times we are now experiencing.

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Topics: Blended Learning, Podcasts and Videos

Podcast - Chris King Weighs In On What it Takes to Create Better Blended Learning

Posted by InSync Training on Jun 25, 2020 12:32:46 PM
Expert Chris King Shares How to Create Better Blended Learning

No training event stands alone. For maximum impact, each learning resource, event, and activity should integrate into a larger, more comprehensive experience.

But how do learning professionals, who have a multitude of traditional models in their toolkit, adapt their approaches to support this evolution?

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Topics: Blended Learning, Podcasts and Videos

Podcast - How to Use a Content Strategy in Blended Learning According to David Dylan Thomas

Posted by InSync Training on Jun 25, 2020 11:58:30 AM
Using a Content Strategy in Blended Learning

Should you add “content strategist” to your modern learning repertoire? Learning and Development practitioners hear about emerging trends and “mission-critical” professional development regularly.

New design methodologies, exciting EdTech options, cutting edge learner engagement approaches pop up on a daily basis, all claiming to cure common training challenges.

However the idea of including one more responsibility to an already full roster of responsibility likely won’t wind up on the top of your to-do list.

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Topics: Blended Learning, Podcasts and Videos

Video - Exploring Blended Learning Course Maps

Posted by InSync Training on Feb 21, 2018 2:43:08 PM

Blended Learning Course Map Example

Blended learning’s flexible, adaptable design possibilities make it an excellent option for corporate learning.

Learners have the opportunity to engage with resources in all their moments of learning need, and instructional designers have the ability to address each learning objective authentically.

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Topics: Blended Learning, Podcasts and Videos, Modern Blended Learning, Blended Learning Instructional Design

Whitepaper - Game-Based Learning and Gamification: Guidance from the Experts

Posted by InSync Training on Sep 27, 2017 12:52:33 PM

Game-Based Learning and Gamification whitepaper coverThe notion might defy standard logic, but having fun while learning is a good thing. It's evidence-based: enjoyment heightens engagement and retention - an excellent reason to include gameplay in our blended learning campaigns.  

Game-based learning and gamification must be thoughtfully designed, drawing on the psychology of play and its usefulness as a learning strategy.

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Topics: Virtual Classroom - Instructional Design, Blended Learning, Whitepapers and eBooks, Gamification & Game-Based Learning

Whitepaper - Enabling Virtual and Blended Learning: A Case Study

Posted by Jennifer Hofmann on Jun 15, 2017 2:13:09 AM

For three years now, InSync Training and SAP have partnered on virtual live learning design and delivery, making virtual learning an integral part of the blended learning programs at SAP. 

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Topics: Blended Learning, Whitepapers and eBooks, Case Study

Recording - Modern Learning is Perpetual Learning: How Do We Become the "Google" of Learning?

Posted by InSync Training on Mar 15, 2017 6:56:30 PM

March 14, 2017

Instructor: Jennifer Hofmann

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The term 'blended learning' isn't descriptive enough anymore. Especially when we consider that learning takes place perpetually – even when the training department isn't looking! To become more of a partner with our business, we need to make sure learning opportunities and content are where and when our learners need them. If they are not, our learners will turn to search engines to find the information they need and hope for the best.

To stay relevant, the Learning and Development field needs to think beyond the 'formal learning' box, and consider the shifting characteristics of our learners.

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Topics: Blended Learning, InSync BYTE Recording, Modern Learning, Recordings, Perpetual Learning

Recording - Reversing 200 Years in the Wrong Direction With Blended Learning

Posted by InSync Training on Feb 28, 2017 8:27:38 PM

February 28, 2017

Instructor: Martyn Lewis

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In this session Martyn Lewis (Founder 3GS) will contend that training has been heading in the wrong direction for 200 years and that we now have the chance to reverse this trend by embracing blended and continuous training approaches. Thanks to technology, we can now re-architect and redesign training for how people actually work and live their lives in today’s world. However, this requires us to let go of old standards and embrace new approaches.

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Topics: Blended Learning, InSync BYTE Recording, Recordings

Recording - Putting the Love Back Into Your Blended Learning Instructional Design

Posted by InSync Training on Feb 14, 2017 5:41:11 PM

February 14, 2017

Instructor: Phylise Banner

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The work we do as instructional designers is constantly shifting. We need to continuously evolve and adapt, as innovations drive change in the way that content can be delivered and consumed, learning environments can be designed and developed, and new modes of learning can be assessed. Although the shift can be chaotic at times, one thing remains at the core of our work -- LOVE.

Yes, you read correctly, LOVE.

L: Listening
O: Orienting
V: Visualizing
E: Evaluating

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Topics: Blended Learning, InSync BYTE Recording, Recordings

Recording - Enabling Virtual and Blended Learning Success: An SAP Case Study

Posted by InSync Training on Jun 22, 2016 5:32:08 PM

June 21, 2016

Instructors: Jennifer Hofmann and Malte Bong-Schmidt

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Is your virtual classroom viewed as just a cost-cutting measure? Prior to 2013, the SAP sales organization utilized virtual and blended learning, but without an integrated strategy. Learn how in 2013 they introduced GCO University Virtual Live Classroom program, serving over 15,000 sales and sales-related employees globally and changed from a perception of "yet another online training program" to a core value in learning plans with an integrated approached and consistent, quality instructional design.

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Topics: Blended Learning, Virtual Classroom, InSync BYTE Recording, Recordings