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4 Reasons You Should Integrate Your Learning Management System and Community [Case Study]

Higher Logic

To provide its members with access to the education and training they needed in a useable, relevant way, AGMA invested in Higher Logic’s Learning Management System (LMS). With an integrated LMS and community, the association has been able to bring the industry and its members together. AGMA walked through its LMS goals and successes with us, and we compiled the top four reasons to get your LMS integrated with your community, ASAP.

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Why Your LMS Needs Google Analytics

Blue Sky eLearn

Then r eview bounce rate or visit length data to help you make a case for improving certain areas of your site. . Connecting the Dots with Path LMS and Google Analytics . Client Case Study . Most of us are at least somewhat familiar with Google Analytics.

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Best Practices for Selecting an LMS

Blue Sky eLearn

Selecting an LMS is a big decision. Selecting an LMS is a big decision. Whether you are getting ready to select your first LMS, or are looking to make a switch, there are some guidelines to follow to ensure you make the best decision for your organization. Consider Your LMS Needs. Or are you facing challenges with your current LMS and are looking for other options? Most likely each LMS provider will want to have a call to qualify YOU first.

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6 Essential Enterprise LMS Features for Your Association

Web Courseworks Associations

Without an advanced enterprise LMS, it’s significantly more challenging to do so, let alone save time, increase membership, collect non-dues revenue, and more. If you’re reading this guide, it’s a good guess that you’re on the market for a new enterprise LMS solution.

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5 Essential CME LMS Features for Your Healthcare Association

Web Courseworks Associations

This task is made even harder if your CME learning management system ( CME LMS ), the platform that delivers eLearning to your association’s members, fails to support you in the effort. How to Choose the Right Healthcare LMS: 4 Top Tips.

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Leadership through Blended Learning: Sorority LMS Success

WBT Systems

Successful Delivery of Blended Learning with an LMS. Using an LMS to deliver blended learning is ideal for organizations that want to ensure consistency in the delivery of core learning objectives, while also enabling more in depth, personalized, or informal exploration of key topics by combining online content with face-to-face learning activities, such as group project work, in-classroom activities, or community discussions.

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Open Source LMS: Hidden Costs for Associations

WBT Systems

Many associations have, at some point, considered the benefits of choosing an open source LMS for delivering their education programs. At first glance, open source LMS may seem to have certain advantages over a commercial, purpose-built association LMS – no upfront licensing costs, full control over how the system can be customized, etc. Hidden Costs of an Open Source LMS. Case Study: Limitations of an Open Source LMS.

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How to Prepare a Business Case for a New LMS

WBT Systems

As dysfunctional and frustrating as that old learning management system (LMS) is, your association still relies upon it. But, let’s face it, your current LMS is holding you back. You need a better LMS but the powers that be aren’t going to like that news. Your argument for a new LMS has to be rock solid, so first we’re going to explain how to prepare a business case for a new LMS. Preparing Your Case for a New LMS.

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How to Present a Business Case for a New LMS

WBT Systems

Your wish can come true if you know how to make a persuasive case for a new learning management system (LMS) to the decision-makers at your association. Last week, we explained how to prepare your business case for a new LMS —from collecting evidence to gathering allies. Now, it’s time to learn how to present a business case for a new LMS to your board, CEO, or other decision-makers. You must figure out how to connect a new LMS to those values.

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Connect with TopClass LMS at 2017 NiUG New Orleans Conference

WBT Systems

With our standard integration between TopClass LMS and iMIS , we provide iMIS users the power to get the most out of their learning programs. Did you know that TopClass LMS powers the online learning platform for NiUG International, the largest independent user group for the iMIS engagement management system, with over 45,850 enrolments? Read the Case Study now. TopClass LMS, the flexible way to integrate learning with iMIS.

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Discover your new TopClass LMS at NiUG Discovery 2016!

WBT Systems

With our standard integration between TopClass LMS and iMIS , we provide iMIS users the power to get the most out of their learning programs. Discover the new TopClass LMS version 10 at NiUG Discovery! Check out What’s new in TopClass LMS version 10? Did you know that TopClass LMS powers the online learning platform for NiUG International, the largest independent user group for the iMIS engagement management system, with over 45,850 enrolments?

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Learn with iMIS and TopClass LMS at the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference

WBT Systems

With our standard integration between TopClass LMS and iMIS , we provide iMIS users the power to get the most out of their learning programs. Did you know that TopClass LMS powers the online learning platform for NiUG International, the largest independent user group for the iMIS engagement management system, with over 45,850 enrolments? Read the Case Study now. TopClass LMS, the flexible way to integrate learning with iMIS.

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What makes an Association Education Program Successful?

WBT Systems

Association LMS Buying Guide – from Talented Learning. Define your LMS Requirements Like a Pro – from Talented Learning. If you are using a learning management system to deliver your association education programs, you can learn a huge amount from reviewing the LMS analytics and reports. LMS Reporting: Getting Useful Data from your LMS. Time to Evaluate LMS Performance. Maximize Efficiency with an LMS-AMS Integration.

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Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

The authors of this whitepaper make a compelling case for associations to step in and bridge the growing education-to-employment gap by offering alternative, affordable, industry specific education programs for professional development and credentialing. Check out this case study to learn more. A good association LMS will have an in-built eCommerce engine, or the ability to integrate with eCommerce facilities in the association management system.

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10 Types of eLearning Assessments for Your Courses

Web Courseworks Associations

Or, individuals in a business course could complete an open-ended case study-based assessment to test how well they can apply the information presented, effectively testing skills acquired. Case Studies. Invest in an LMS with assessment authoring features.

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Enabling Learning & Performance Analytics with xAPI

Web Courseworks

What are the best “in production” use cases? Tell us about the VISA case study. . What about the added expense of maintaining an LMS and an LRS? Many people wonder if an LMS can replace an LRS. If it’s valuable to you to develop a culture of continuous improvement and be able to measure the changes your LMS is making to your continued learning then an LRS is something to become familiar with.

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2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

We use our knowledge of practical use cases to put the media and marketing hype in perspective. Just as importantly, ledgers transparently track the movement of credits from party to party – in our case, from CE provider to certificant to certifying board. We think it’s likely that we’ll see a successful pilot integration of EHR data with an external LMS in the next three years. An example would be getting your high-fidelity medical simulator to talk to your LMS and LRS.

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Looking For a Virtual Events Partner? Be Sure To Ask These 10 Questions

Blue Sky eLearn

Talk to at one or two organizations that have implemented the kind of event you need, or at a minimum read a verified case study about how they worked with the vendor. For this kind of strategy, you need a learning management system (LMS).

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.19.21

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Madalene Xuan-Trang Mielke, President & CEO, Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS). Senior Fellow of Diversity & Inclusion, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies. 6 Things That Will Kill Your LMS And 3 Companies That Did It Right.

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What Does an eLearning Consultant Do? The Complete Guide

Web Courseworks Associations

Administering your LMS and providing call center management. This includes keeping your LMS up and running smoothly and providing end-user, after-hours, and overflow live phone support. The consultant can provide services such as: LMS administration.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.23.16

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Mon 9/26 at 2 p.m.* – The Strategic AMS + LMS: Efficiency Made Easy. The tools to minimize time and maximize impact are housed in your association management system (AMS) and learning management system (LMS). Learn how to make the most out of your AMS + LMS to enhance your association, the top features to consider when shopping for association software, and how to navigate the marketplace and make an informed decision.

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How to Make the Most of ASAE Annual Expo 2016

WBT Systems

Browsing the Expo Hall and visiting the booths will provide opportunities to get a closer look at the technologies themselves, but also to collect case studies and brochures, and to speak with the vendors about their experiences of working with associations like yours. You might also want to check out this article on Defining your LMS Requirements like a Pro , from the analysts at Talented Learning.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.17.21

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From working to reduce health disparities to increasing the diversity of the veterinary profession, academic medicine, and beyond, these leaders will share case studies, best practices, and hard-won lessons learned that you can apply within your association to amplify the impact of your DEI efforts.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.12.21

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Join state society executives, CAE study group leaders and long-time CAE instructor Susan Radwan, CAE, ARM to learn more about exam preparation, effective study strategies and what to expect day of the exam. 6 Things That Will Kill Your LMS And 3 Companies That Did It Right.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.5.21

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CAE study group. Fridays@4 is hosting a free CAE study group —you have to join first , but that’s free too. Through client examples and case studies, join us as we look at the successes an on-hand, all-encompassing app can bring about after a year of many challenges.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.10.20

Reid All About it

That’s why I like the “most popular posts of the past year” posts that come out this time of year, like this one from AMS provider MemberSuite and this one from LMS provider WBT Systems. Per study, women don’t self-promote as much as men.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.28.16

Reid All About it

How to Select an Association Learning Management System (LMS). Learn what you need to know to make a smart LMS selection: differences between corporate and association systems, requirement identification, and the appropriate level of implementation services required. Hear about a three-step LMS selection process and real life case studies. Many of you have thanked me for putting together this list each week so I’m going to keep doing it.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.28.16

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How to Select an Association Learning Management System (LMS). Learn what you need to know to make a smart LMS selection: differences between corporate and association systems, requirement identification, and the appropriate level of implementation services required. Hear about a three-step LMS selection process and real life case studies. Many of you have thanked me for putting together this list each week so I’m going to keep doing it.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.1.21

Reid All About it

Why get an LMS. Your association survived the pandemic without an LMS, you’re returning to in-person meetings, and the budget isn’t looking so good. Why the heck would you even think about getting an LMS ?

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.19.18

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Learn how to build a content library, get started with an LMS, and motivate your members to join in the program. Using a specific case study, we will follow the prerequisite steps to determine the skills and competencies needed (needs analysis), explain how to use a roles matrix, identify the outcomes, and select the appropriate instructional delivery modality (competency based).

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.24.21

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LMS Demo Day. Join us for the just-in-time virtual LMS demo day. The full day event will feature presentations from a limited number of industry partners that offer LMS platforms. Case Study: How the British Ecological Society are Approaching Income Diversification.

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5 Ways to Ratchet Your Retention Rates through the Roof – Your Questions Answered

YourMembership Blog

In our recent Thought Leadership webinar 5 Ways to Ratchet Your Retention Rates through the Roof , Mary Byers, CAE, author of Race for Relevance: 5 Radical Changes for Associations and Road to Relevance: 5 Strategies for Competitive Associations, presented some excellent ideas on how to come up with a successful retention program, including useful tips and a couple of interesting case studies. For many associations member retention drives are right around the corner.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.6.20

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Conquering the Confusion: The Role of the LMS in the Evolving Learntech Landscape. Learn about the “core four” learning platform technologies: the learning management system (LMS), the learning experience platform (LXP), the learning record store (LRS), and the learning content management system (LCMS). Successful Virtual Event Case Study: American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 4.18.16

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What Community and Social Features Are Vital to Your Organization’s LMS? You’ll also learn the principles and benefits of social learning, how to spot LMS packages with baked-in community features, and hear case studies of organizations that are already reaping the benefits of a socially enabled LMS. The best professional development opportunity this week is definitely the digitalNow conference. Here’s how dedicated I am to this conference for association execs.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 4.18.16

Reid All About it

What Community and Social Features Are Vital to Your Organization’s LMS? You’ll also learn the principles and benefits of social learning, how to spot LMS packages with baked-in community features, and hear case studies of organizations that are already reaping the benefits of a socially enabled LMS. The best professional development opportunity this week is definitely the digitalNow conference. Here’s how dedicated I am to this conference for association execs.

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Reads of the Week: November 16, 2012

Reid All About it

The experts think this makes a great case study – you can’t buy that kind of publicity! Jeff Cobb at Tagoras is in the midst of updating their Association Learning Management Systems (LMS) report. He and Celisa Steele have been talking to LMS vendors and participating in demonstrations of platforms. In one corner, a company that made a mess of customer service and then made it worse with social media.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.18.20

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Case Study of EAIE 2019 Conference. – LMS Selection: Mastering the Process, Avoiding the Pitfalls. The right LMS can mean the difference between a big success and a big headache, but the selection process can be daunting.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.18.19

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They provide an action plan to increase engagement, even if you’re not “in charge” of engagement, along with case studies of organizations that have successfully shifted their cultures. Matthew D’Uva, FASAE, CAE, Chief Executive Officer, International Association for the Study of Pain. LMS Selection: Mastering the Process, Avoiding the Pitfalls.

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Association Growth Strategy: 6 Tech Tools to Drive Member Recruitment + Retention

Higher Logic

Learning Management System (LMS) / eLearning. Read the full case study for more details on their strategy and results. For associations focusing on strategically attracting new members (and keeping them engaged for the long haul), it’s important to package your tech stack for ample growth and retention.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.1.20

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WBT Systems describes some of what they’ve learned as an LMS provider over the years about online teaching in their tips for new virtual presenters and instructors. Do you have an a-ha moment AFTER you are in the heat of a problem of the root case?