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  • 7 creative ways to incorporate storytelling in compliance online training Anecdotes, tall tales, and interactive examples help employees connect with the content and tie it into real-world uses. In this article, I’ll showcase 7 creative ways to enhance the effectiveness of your compliance online training course by incorporating storytelling elements. A little imagination goes aRead more The post 7...

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  • AI virtual assistants: what can they do for workplace learning? We may not be aware of it, but already AI virtual assistants are playing a major role in our everyday lives.  They’re behind our Google searches and the recommendations we receive from Amazon and Netflix. It’s even become part of the furniture: think of Amazon’sRead more The post Artificial Intelligence (AI): Transforming Learning Sup...

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  • Mental health awareness in the work place Each year at least one in six people experience poor mental health problems, such as anxiety, stress and depression in the workplace. Environment and working conditions can have a huge effect on our wellbeing, as well as performance. A state of wellbeing Your mental health can change atRead more The post Mental health awareness in the work place appeared f...

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  • Inside Out: emotion and memory in e-learning Many of my most important life-lessons have come from Disney movies: follow your heart, always let your conscience be your guide, don’t underestimate the importance of body language, hakuna matata means no worries for the rest of your days etc. These are life lessons that apply in manyRead more The post Inside Out: emotion and memory in e-learning appea...

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  • 9 overlooked benefits of just-in-time online training libraries Are you giving your employees the “moment of need” online training resources they require to get the job done? In this article, I’ll share 9 unexpected advantages of just-in-time online training libraries. Your employees need ongoing support to bridge gaps and address areas for improvement.  Τhis canRead more The post 9 overlooked ben...

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  • AI virtual assistants: what can they do for workplace learning? Artificial Intelligence (AI) is in the news a lot these days, but often with negative connotations, especially for work.  There are predictions of mass redundancies as robots take over our jobs. But let’s banish those nightmares and take a sober look at how AI’s workingRead more The post AI Virtual Assistants: What can they do for wor...

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  • How to crack the puzzle of content analysis After four years of being a Learning Designer, I continue to experience the same feeling of panic, confusion, and stupidity when first setting eyes on a piece of content from a client: They want me to make this into a comprehendible and interesting piece of e-learning? RawRead more The post How to crack the puzzle of content analysis appeared first on Le...

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  • Do or do not, there is no try (except there is lots of try): How to motivate learners. Have you ever tried to make a change?  Whether it’s new year’s resolutions, self-improvement or our mums nagging us, we all go through the process of trying to change our behaviour. We go on health-kicks, we learnRead more The post Do or do not, there is no try (except there is lots of try): How to motivate lear...

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  • 5 reasons to think differently about learning management in the modern workplace Whilst there might be a good reason to have some sort of LMS to track and manage your compliance and other mandatory training, here are some reasons to think differently about learning management. 1. Many platforms can enable organisational learning Learning doesn’t just takeRead more The post 5 reasons to think diffe...

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  • The truth about digital learning At Learning Pool we pride ourselves on having our finger on the pulse.  So, we were keen to hear what David Wilson and David Perring of the Fosway Group had to say about the health of digital learning. Wilson and Perring have done some wide-ranging research on the digital learningRead more The post The truth about digital learning appeared first on Learning Pool | ...

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  • Learning technology: If you build it, they won’t come Is just building learning technology enough? Modern learners are increasingly looking for a learning experience at work that mirrors the way they learn and discover information in their social lives. Interconnected, social-media-savvy learners expect faster, more relevant answers to their search for knowledge – and inRead more The post Learning...

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  • Learning to learn: the ten commandments At Learning Pool we don’t just dispense learning, we’re in the business of learning too. That’s why at this year’s Learning Technologies we were eager to hear what Ulrich Boser had to say about the best ways to learn. Boser, best-selling author and well-known presenter, challenges some of ourRead more The post Learning to learn: the ten commandments appeared...

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  • An answer Google doesn't have: bringing learning into the workflow You learn something new every day, right?  We’re inquisitive animals and our desire for knowledge, profound or trivial, is insatiable. And with our best friend Google, we have the means to feed that hunger – in an instant, anywhere.  What more could you possibly need?Read more The post An answer Google doesn’t have: bringing learni...

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  • Bring clarity and visual flair to your LMS with Program Management UI The imminent arrival of Totara 9 has given us a great opportunity to develop Nebula – an innovative theme whose flexibility and customisation options give designers more creative opportunities in their design choices for sites based on Totara Learn. Giving pages a newRead more The post Bring clarity and visual flair to your LMS ...

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  • The compliance revolution is coming. Are you ready? Our corporate training landscape has changed significantly in the past few years.  With all these new technological changes becoming the norm in some parts of the L&D function, our compliance training doesn’t seem to be keeping up. It’s still seen as a necessary evil in many contextsRead more The post The compliance revolution is coming. Are you ...

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  • AI and learning: is your organisation ready to be transformed? On the 14 February, e-learning guru Donald Clark and Learning Pool CEO Paul McElvaney explored the world of chatbots in learning – and demonstrated the potential of Otto, a new AI-driven chatbot which interacts with an organisation’s learners as part of their workflow. They wereRead more The post AI and learning: is your organisation r...

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  • Embracing the Modern Workplace The modern workplace doesn’t have a set geographical location: it’s everywhere. Depending on your view, this is liberating you from the desk or chaining you to your phone or tablet.  What’s not in doubt is how effective technology has been in connecting workforces and organisations and that has ramifications for theRead more The post Embracing the Modern Workplace ap...

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  • Integrating social media with your e-learning The potential of social learning You may have come across the term ‘70:20:10 learning’, a learning and development model that encapsulates the three types of learning – experiential, social and formal. Research suggests that 70% of our knowledge is gained from observing others, 20% through practical interaction and onlyRead more The post Integrating so...

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  • Strategic Gamification | How Barclays is transforming a learning cultureA snapshot view into the future of learning at Barclays, with insights into how they plan to use both gamification and social learning to transform their training programmes across their organisation, whilst ensuring they are meeting many of their learners’ basic human needs to deliver longRead more The post Strategic Gamifica...

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  • Compliance: from ticking boxes to supporting performance Most organisations require their employees to go through compliance training.  It’s mandatory for legal and insurance purposes. The liabilities for non-compliance are huge: substantial penalties and fines and subsequent reputational damage. So why is compliance training so often ineffectual? It’s seen as no more than literal box-ticking exer...

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  • Boost e-learning engagement with Interactive Video Its 21:00 on a wintry December night and the heat is not working, what do you do?  For anyone who said, “get the yellow pages out,” then I am afraid this blog may not be for you. Most folk would go online to source a video tutorial that can helpRead more The post Interactive Video appeared first on Learning Pool | e-learning content and learning m...

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  • Pain-free content review? Say it's true! We all know how difficult it can be to spot our own mistakes when developing content. The best way to ensure we catch any errors is to get help in the way of a review by our colleagues and subject matter experts. “The progress of rivers to the oceanRead more The post Pain-free content review? Say it’s true! appeared first on Learning Pool | e-learning conte...

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  • Learning Pool launches L&D's first virtual learning assistant Learning Pool announced on Monday the launch of Otto, the industry’s first virtual personal learning assistant for workplace learning. An artificial intelligence driven chatbot, Otto sits in the workflow pushing and pulling information and courses to the learner to create a true performance support tool.   “We’ve takenRead more The post...

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  • 5 reasons we're excited about Learning Technologies 2018 We’ve got lots of great innovations to show you at Learning Technologies this year.  Here’s a quick overview of some of the things you can look forward to next week.  1. An exciting announcement We’ve been working hard on our product innovation strategy and we have someRead more The post 5 reasons we’re excited about Learning Technologies 20...

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  • Top 5 survival tips for Learning Technologies 2018 Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a complete novice, we want to help you navigate your way through the maze that is Learning Technologies. Here are our top 5 tips for surviving Europe’s largest learning technologies event: Don’t over plan your trip  Some people make the mistakeRead more The post Top 5 survival tips for Learning Technologies 201...

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  • The Invisible LMS: why AI will change your relationship with Learning Management Systems Voltaire once said that the Holy Roman Empire was neither holy, Roman, nor an empire. We need not go quite as far in acknowledging the imbalance in the constituent parts of Learning Management Systems. Sure, there’s a lot of management and systemRead more The post The Invisible LMS: why AI will change your rel...

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  • Hat-trick for Learning Pool and Totara with prestigious Global Partner of the Year award Learning Pool has been named Totara Global Partner of the Year, for the third year in a row, and maintained the highest level of customer retention and acquisition across the global community of partners. The annual Totara Learning Awards recognise theRead more The post Hat trick for Learning Pool with Totara’...

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