How to Launch an LMS with No Content

Blue Sky eLearn

While you can’t really launch an LMS with no content, you probably already have some waiting in the wings and can get up and running much sooner than you t hink ! . Instead of leaving these on your regular website, move any educational white papers over to your LMS. .

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Getting a High Return on Your LMS Investment: 5 Takeaways

Blue Sky eLearn

Recently, I listened to Tagoras’ Leading Learning podcast, 5 Keys to Getting a High Return on Your LMS Investment. They shared some great tips everyone should consider when developing their eLearning program and LMS strategy. You have an existing pricing approach to leverage.

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Make it Easy for Members to Love your Association LMS!

WBT Systems

When implementing a new Association LMS, or upgrading your existing system, one of the top worries is “How will we get our members and new learners to use this new system?” Make it Easy to Find Training with your Association LMS.

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4 Stages of Falling in Love with your LMS

WBT Systems

On this Valentine’s Day, instead of plying you with sweet treats that may inspire a strong initial attraction that will fizzle out over time, we want to walk you through the 4 stages of truly falling in love with your LMS, and making sure your learners do the same.

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LMS Vendor Relationships: Food for Thought

WBT Systems

The chefs are able to design and deliver interesting and attractive plates, because their suppliers work with them as part of the extended team to provide knowledge on seasonal availability and trends, quality produce, and pricing that works for the restaurant’s needs.

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Where to Host Your eLearning Catalog and eCommerce: AMS or LMS?

WBT Systems

During the selection and implementation of a learning management system (LMS), you have many decisions to make. But one decision often takes associations by surprise: Should you host your eLearning catalog and eCommerce on your LMS or on your association management system (AMS)? Where do you want members and customers to search for online learning programs and where do you want them to make their purchase (register/enroll)—in your LMS or in your AMS?

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Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

With so many options out there, and every vendor keen to advertise their platform with the latest bells and whistles or the ”prettiest” interface, how do you make sure that your LMS performs the way your organization needs it to? Generate Non-Dues Revenue with your LMS.

2018 eLearning AWARD for LMS presented to WBT Systems Ltd. and Miele & Cie. KG by eLearning Journal

WBT Systems

Presentation of 2018 eLearning AWARD for LMS. The 2018 eLearning AWARD in the category for ‘Learning Management System’ (LMS) has been awarded to the project partners WBT Systems and Miele & Cie. The LMS includes individual training catalogs for each country.

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Association Learning: Does your Story Inspire Members?

WBT Systems

“Harley Davidson bikes are twice the price of the same exact Honda bike but will outsell it 13-1 because of community” – Ken Schmidt #HLSF16. Associations Blog eLearning Tips Association LMS e-Learning elearning Higher Logic learning management system LMS LMS Success

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Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education

WBT Systems

Using your LMS as a Content Curation Tool. In looking at the Association LMS as a Learning Content Curation tool, let’s use David Kelly’s definition of the layers of curation in order to explore all the ways your LMS can help to curate your education program content.

Social Media Roundup: Do You Know the Difference Between LMS and LCMS?

Associations Now

LMS vs. LCMS. What's the Difference Between an #LMS and #LCMS ?Hint: For educating members and creating your own educational content, should you turn to an LMS or an LCMS? By Lugo’s definition, “an LMS manages people’s interactions with learning content.”

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2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks Associations

When a learner accumulates a sufficient balance of CE credits over a certain span of time, she achieves maintenance of certification. Less abstractly, the CE business of non-profit associations is threatened by for-profit CE providers that undercut the associations’ prices.

Don’t Ignore Non-Dues Revenue Potential of Digital Badges!

WBT Systems

It prompted us to think about what might be the “next practices” associations need to adopt to future-proof the value of their education and certification programs for members and non-members. LMS profile.

Best Practices for Monetizing Your eLearning Content

Blue Sky eLearn

One of the most important decisions you will make is choosing the right LMS. During the LMS selection process, one of the essential areas of functionality you’ll be examining is the LMS’s eCommerce capabilities. How vital is non-dues revenue for your association?

Best Practices for Monetizing Your eLearning Content

Blue Sky eLearn

One of the most important decisions you will make is choosing the right LMS. During the LMS selection process, one of the essential areas of functionality you’ll be examining is the LMS’s eCommerce capabilities. How vital is non-dues revenue for your association?

The 5 E’s of Generating Non-Dues Revenue from eLearning

WBT Systems

One great way to do this is to look to your online education and certification programs – with your Association Learning Management System, generating non-dues revenue is easy! When reviewing and curating your content , look for trends and popular courses by examining your LMS reports.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.8.19

Reid All About it

MemberSuite explains how associations can respond to this market demand by offering certificate and certification programs. Don’t wait until your LMS implementation is nearing the end to figure out what kind of reports you need. Strategic Pricing for Educational Products.

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5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Association’s Event

Blue Sky eLearn

If your engagement rates are falling , make sure your events (especially those requiring paid registration) offer meaningful, sought-after benefits like education and certification opportunities. Record the sessions for on-demand viewing on your LMS after the conference.

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Association Tips: 6 Irresistible Member Benefits that Convince People to Join and Renew

Higher Logic

Flexible Online Learning and Certifications. To get the most of their eCourses, many associations use a learning management system (LMS). Award certificates to members who pass a course, or series of courses, so they can demonstrate their expertise to current and future employers.

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AMCs Engaged!

YourMembership Blog

And, more than 100 attendees participated in eligible CAE sessions, receiving their education credits and certifications electronically via AMC Institutes AMS, which was connected to the mobile app. Price sits high in the consideration criteria when selecting technology.

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Don’t Nickel-and-Dime Members: Ideas to Increase Non-Dues Revenue

.orgCommunity

Associations have traditionally used membership “as an excuse to sell more stuff at discounted prices to members,” said Garth Jordan , senior vice president of corporate strategy at the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).

Compare Association Management Software Platforms

GrowthZone

Additional modules are available based on package subscription: Sponsors/Ads, API Access, Sales Funnel, Certifications, Events Expo, Project Management, Fundraising, Form Builder, Chapter Management, Online Store, and more. Pricing available upon request. Pricing available upon request.

Education as a Service

Association Success

Unlike the more product-focused training services we offer, this initiative is centered around learning opportunities such as technical resources, certificate programs, and e-training webinars, committed to expanding our members’ expertise, careers, and individual contribution to their industry. We introduced an LMS that expanded our third-party training offerings. For a single member company, the cost of their own LMS would be six figures.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.22.19

Reid All About it

Integrating Your AMS & LMS: Bridging the Gap. Learn how to bridge the gap between your AMS and LMS by identifying key integration points and how to work with multiple vendors to accomplish a successful integration.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.13.17

Reid All About it

LMS Selection: Mastering the Process, Avoiding the Pitfalls. Great content is only part of the equation for successful online education—organizations also need a way to effectively deliver the content, track participation, and manage credit and certificates.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.13.17

Reid All About it

LMS Selection: Mastering the Process, Avoiding the Pitfalls. Great content is only part of the equation for successful online education—organizations also need a way to effectively deliver the content, track participation, and manage credit and certificates.

Online Course Marketing Tactics from Six-Figure Digital Entrepreneurs

WBT Systems

If you want your target audience to become familiar with your other online programs, use a lead magnet that gets them onto your LMS platform, like a mini-course, 5-day online learning challenge , or webinar series. Segment by price sensitivity too. Do you have a low-price product that could become your loss leader? Whether you’re selling membership, event registrations, products, or certification programs, the fact is, you’re selling.

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Online Education: How It Can Print Money For Associations

Tom Morrison

Certificate Specialist Program to Keep Members in the Program Long Term We have found, employees love to accomplish training goals and employers love to post those certificates of them reach their goals on the wall. Certificate programs are easy to create.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 8.9.19

Reid All About it

Shopping for an LMS? You definitely want to check out the 2019 edition of the Association LMS Buyers Companion from the good folks at Talented Learning. WBT Systems (of TopClass LMS fame) explains how learning subscriptions help good intentions come to life.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 8.31.18

Reid All About it

In the latest post in their series about the different people involved in an LMS implementation on the vendor side, WBT Systems explains what their developers and quality assurance testers are doing behind the scenes to ensure an LMS meets the client association’s requirements and expectations.

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