Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook

WBT Systems

Recently, eLearning Industry invited WBT Systems to contribute to the publication of a free eBook which addresses one of the biggest concerns faced by organizations – the complexity and difficulty of Learning Management System implementation.

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? Support Best Practice with eLearning Content Standards. Many organizations are using eLearning content authoring tools such as Lectora, Articulate, Captivate, Camtasia, iSpring, and others.

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6 Key Features of the Best Learning Management Systems

Higher Logic

Their professional development and competency-based learning offers are second to none. And with modern technology, including learning management systems (LMS), associations have the power to pick up where colleges leave off. Diverse Content Options. Learning Paths.

5 Signs You’re Ready for a Learning Management System

MembersClicks

Learning management systems are flexible enough to make an impact on your organization (and its members) in a number of different ways. Content management?

Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks Associations

We also understand that a Learning Management System is not a small purchase. It includes an analysis of content knowledge, learner course evaluations, and skills and performance analyses. How are you evaluating your learning programs and where is that data going?

Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks Associations

We also understand that a Learning Management System is not a small purchase. It includes an analysis of content knowledge, learner course evaluations, and skills and performance analyses. How are you evaluating your learning programs and where is that data going?

How to Launch an LMS with No Content

Blue Sky eLearn

We’ve talked to plenty of organizations who don’t believe they are ready or qualified to purchase a learning management system because of lack of content. you have some content ready to upload. Micro-learning. We must be kidding, right? Well, yes and no!

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Are your members missing out on your association’s CE content?

YourMembership Blog

Your learning content is one of your association’s key value propositions. Valuable learning content is one of your association’s key value propositions. But even though you’ve spent time and effort building great learning. The post Are your members missing out on your association’s CE content? YourMembership News Online Learning Member Engagement Member Retention Learning Management System Non-dues Revenue

Develop A Great Continuing Ed Content For Your Members

YourMembership Blog

Your learning content is one of your association’s key value propositions. The post Develop A Great Continuing Ed Content For Your Members appeared first on YourMembership. Membership & Marketing Member Engagement Learning Management System Design Services Online LearningDon’t let a lack of time and resources keep you from delivering this important member benefit. Here’s how to get the help you need.

4 steps to find great speakers for your association’s continuing education program

YourMembership Blog

Here’s how to line up speakers that will deliver high-quality content and a great experience for your association’s learners. A strong continuing education program requires quality content and a great overall learning experience.

Why Your LMS Needs Google Analytics

Blue Sky eLearn

But why not on your Learning Management System? Learn from th ese collective insights to make improvements, track engagement, and accelerate your marketing initiatives. . Most of us are at least somewhat familiar with Google Analytics.

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Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education

WBT Systems

Have you tried curating content for your education programs? Rather than creating all your course content from scratch, learning content curation can help you to update and extend your member education programs with new material. Using your LMS as a Content Curation Tool.

7 Creative Ways to Promote LMS Engagement

Blue Sky eLearn

When launching a learning management system (LMS) for the first time, organizations need to take into consideration different ways to generate excitement and interest in their new platform. Integrate with your Association Management System.

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Best Practices for Monetizing Your eLearning Content

Association Adviser

The post Best Practices for Monetizing Your eLearning Content appeared first on Association Adviser. Features Online Learning Revenue BlueSky eLearn learning management system online learning

5 benefits of video-based learning.

YourMembership Blog

Easily delivered through a learning management system, video is the most engaging way to hold your association members’ and learners’ attention. Video-based learning is a widely-accepted e-learning trend, and it’s gaining momentum.

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

Higher Logic

Barb Boggs, Events & Volunteer Relations Manager, Grant Professionals Association. To learn more about mentoring programs, download our tip sheet: 11 Steps to Start a Successful Mentoring Program. Learning Management System (LMS) / eLearning. Group Management.

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10 Ways to Learn with Higher Logic

Higher Logic

Here at Higher Logic, we’re passionate about lifelong learning and dedicated to providing resources to drive our customers’ to achieve their goals. According to research : “ Lifelong learning is the ‘ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated’ pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. From marketing automation to customer experience to all things community, happy learning with Higher Logic! Live Distance Learning Training.

3 Ways to Use Virtual Events to Promote eLearning Programs

Higher Logic

Electronic learning (eLearning) programs have taken on many shapes and sizes over the years, but sometimes it can be hard to drum up excitement for new (or existing) offerings. Virtual events can boost the consumption of your association’s eLearning content and promote ample engagement.

5 LMS Implementation Lessons from an Onboarding Manager

Blue Sky eLearn

Your members have been asking for more content, and now you have a way to deliver it! So, what have I learned from all of this? . Start with content, and worry about design & navigation later . Your homepage, content categories, call to action buttons, product bundles, subscription purchases; these are all important aspects of your LMS but without content they are essentially useless. Congratulations!

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5 Tips for Implementing an LMS to Increase Productivity

Higher Logic

It’s vital for industry professionals to stay up-to-date on their learning, whether that’s renewing certifications or diving into the latest innovations in their industries. However, it’s no secret that perpetual learning is less-than-engaging to some. Adaptive learning capabilities.

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5 Things to Consider When Choosing an LMS

Blue Sky eLearn

Selecting a new (or your first) learning management system is a big undertaking. Aside from the ease of purchasing, what other opportunities are there to be creative with selling your content? Interested in learning more about how Path LMS and Blue Sky eLearn measure up?

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LMS Implementation: Top Tips for Success

Blue Sky eLearn

Today we’ll share some top tips for a successful implementation as well as why it’s so important to have a dedicated Project Manager leading the project on the vendor side. What content do you want to be populated in your LMS by that date? Content. You’ve made your decision.

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Make a Splash: Promoting Your New LMS and Making a Great First Impression

Blue Sky eLearn

It’s time to announce your new learning platform and create some excitement while inviting your learners to check it out! ” email previewing some of the features of your new LMS and highlighting popular content two weeks before your go-live date. Your LMS is ready to launch.

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Best Practices for Selecting an LMS

Blue Sky eLearn

The time you’ll put into implementing the platform – adding courses, creating content. The more technical aspects – integrating with other systems, setting up eCommerce. Has your organization finally decided it’s time to take learning and training online?

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Continuing Education Offerings: 5 Engagement Strategies

Higher Logic

My teachers tried to impress the importance of always learning upon my classmates and me, but it didn’t sink in before I entered the workforce. Now, I’ve found that everywhere I look in the professional world, individuals continue to learn until they retire, and sometimes even after that.

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. Want to learn what these experts have to say and questions you should be asking? Make sure to continue working with your most popular, current content.

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Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

Because association education programs are based on industry standards, the learning outcomes are consistent and it is easy for employers to recognize the validity of skills and competencies achieved. For example, an association learning management system can: Attract and engage learners.

What makes an Association Education Program Successful?

WBT Systems

Many of these associations offer some form of professional development, continuing education, or training to both members and non-members, and increasingly this includes an online learning element. How can you make it easier for your learners to access your content?

3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning

WBT Systems

However, the success of these education programs can be further increased when combined with an online community to extend, support, and motivate opportunities for further learning and sharing of experience. So, how do online communities enhance learning?

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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?” Ensuring members are engaged in learning is a key challenge for associations.

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Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment

WBT Systems

We must also support and deliver “connection programs”–websites, career fairs and conferences that are designed to bring hiring managers from our member companies in contact with the people being impacted by our education programs.”

Associations: Solving the Skills Gap with Digital Credentials

WBT Systems

In the past, they achieved this in part by selling continuing education content to members, either directly or indirectly through conferences and forums. These diverse entities all sell accredited continuing education content — and they’re starting to make a dent in the U.S.

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Which Association Learning Trends Predictions Came True in 2016?

WBT Systems

Which trends will be relevant to the associations attending ASAE Tech 16, looking to enhance or revise their learning technologies? Which association learning trends will still be important as we move forward into 2017? Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education.

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Is your Association a Learning Organization?

WBT Systems

Is your association a learning organization? A learning organization becomes more like a community that members can feel a commitment to. Is your Association a Learning Organization. Why is technology important in learning organizations? appeared first on WBT Systems.

Focus on Millennial Learners to Benefit Members of All Ages

WBT Systems

There are countless articles describing how we need to change the way we deliver learning to attract and engage millennial learners, but many of these articles seem to forget that organizations must deliver learning to learners across multiple generational groups.

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

WBT Systems

Because association education programs are based on industry standards, the learning outcomes are consistent and it is easy for employers to recognize the validity of skills and competencies achieved. This gives you two ways to generate non-dues revenue from the same content.

Association e-learning: what you need to know

Aaron Wolowiec

At the same time, members who can’t attend a conference or workshop benefit from the convenience of on-demand content. Keep your content fresh by re-purposing and updating content routinely to ensure it’s both relevant and timely.

Select an LMS Consultant Before Beginning Your LMS Selection

WBT Systems

With more than 700 learning platforms on the market, how do you narrow the field down to the best learning management systems (LMS) for your association’s needs? Your LMS provider may have a project manager but your association needs its own.

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Quick Tips: 3 Ways to Rock Your Portal Home Page

Blue Sky eLearn

A learning portal home page is your first impression to woo and win your target audience. Take a look at your learning portal home page and estimate the word to graphics ratio. Consider optimizing graphics to manage page load speeds. Offer mobile learning opportunities.

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Time for a MOOC-like makeover

Aaron Wolowiec

A MOOC is a social, networked learning experience that blends a subject matter expert (instructor), technology and convenience. In other words: a hybrid-learning format that appeals to today’s 24-7 learners. Perhaps the biggest draw of a MOOC is its social learning function.

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