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

Higher Logic

You’re very capable, as you’ve learned your trade on the job with some specialized training, but you’re a sole proprietor, and you’ve got some questions. 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.

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. Choosing the Best LMS Software. Unfortunately, not every LMS has the tools associations need to provide the professional development that many industries are missing. Not everyone learns the same way. Learning Paths.

Why Your LMS Needs Google Analytics

Blue Sky eLearn

But why not on your Learning Management System? Connecting the Dots with Path LMS and Google Analytics . Learn from th ese collective insights to make improvements, track engagement, and accelerate your marketing initiatives. .

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Do’s and Don’ts of Selecting a Learning Management System (LMS)

MembersClicks

Many associations and chambers toy with the idea of adding a Learning Management System (or LMS) to their tech ecosystem. But, finding the right combination of cost, accessibility, and functionality always seems to stump those in search of an LMS that’ll accomplish organizational goals. This especially holds true if you’re in an industry that depends on continued education and certifications.

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. While these strategies have certainly been proven to work, we wanted to share some other creative ways one of our clients is considering to get their audience to engage with their new LMS. . Host digital scavenger hunts that bring people through different areas of your LMS.

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How to Get the Most Out of a Learning Management System

MembersClicks

Learning management software was developed, as the name would suggest, to help organizations manage e-learning initiatives. A flexible learning management system can be used for SO much more than a traditional online learning program alone. And a really flexible LMS can be used for a combination of things at the same time.).

UX Design and Your Learning Management System: Five Considerations for Providing an Exceptional User Experience

CommPartners

When an organization begins the process of evaluating LMS options, they typically will start by developing a list of features that should be included. Blog AMS association community e-learning elearning Learning Management System LMS user exeperience UXConfirming this list, helps to identify ideal candidates.

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? If you’ve been considering an LMS, but aren’t sure the time is right, here are five signs your organization is ready for one: MC Insider association softwareCheck. Continuing education tracking? Check. Revenue generation? Check. And that only scratches the surface.

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. What are the key questions to ask when planning an LMS implementation project to ensure its success? A new LMS implementation or migration to a new system can be quite disruptive to an organization.

LMS Implementation: Top Tips for Success

Blue Sky eLearn

Selected your LMS provider. Not all LMS platforms and providers are created equal. 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.

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5 Things Your Association NEEDS in a Learning Management System

MembersClicks

That’s where a Learning Management System, or LMS, comes in. An LMS is a software solution that will house all of your resources in one place, giving specific access to different groups. An LMS is a no-brainer addition to any association, but here are five important things you'll want in yours: member engagement MC InsiderPost originally published on January 15, 2019; Edited with updates and for clarification.

5 Things Your Association NEEDS in a Learning Management System

MembersClicks

That’s where a Learning Management System, or LMS, comes in. An LMS is a software solution that will house all of your resources in one place, giving specific access to different groups. An LMS is a no-brainer addition to any association, but here are five important things to look for in yours: MC Insider member engagement

LMS Integration: Why is it important?

Blue Sky eLearn

You probably know what an LMS is – a Learning Management System. But is your LMS integrated? eLearning Industry goes as far as to say that an LMS API is the single most important feature for training automation. The post LMS Integration: Why is it important?

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Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? 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? Always make sure that the LMS supports both SCORM and AICC standards for eLearning content, at a minumum. Assessment of Learning.

5 Things to Consider When Choosing an LMS

Blue Sky eLearn

Selecting a new (or your first) learning management system is a big undertaking. Every organization has different needs and specific requirements, but there are some main things to look out for when evaluating LMS prospects. . Being able to easily access data and reports once things get going will also be an important piece to the LMS puzzle. . Are there opportunities for sponsorship on your LMS?

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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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LMS Buy-In: How to Overcome these Top 4 Objections

Blue Sky eLearn

If you’ve never implemented a Learning Management System (LMS) before then it’s never been a part of your budget before. However, with the expense of an LMS comes online courses and on-demand webinars that can become a part of your non-dues revenue strategy as well as new avenues to acquire sponsorship dollars. In no time your sponsors and/or learners can be covering your LMS costs and then some. How will they learn to use it?

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The Intersection of Online Communities and Learning Management Systems

SocialFish

We’re seeing some interesting things going on in the association industry at the intersection of online communities and learning management systems (LMS). YourMembership.com, an AMS with a built-in social community platform Acquires Digital Ignite , the most socialicious LMS on the market. (We LinkedIn, the first social network to be publicly traded on the Stock market, acquires Lynda, a leading online learning platform for $1.5

Nimble AMS introduces integrations with learning management systems that help power association growth

Nimble AMS

Members have come to expect a simple, seamless experience online with their association, regardless of the back-end technology that supports their learning journey. Nimble AMS-LMS integration provides a seamless solution. Our learning management software (LMS) solutions – Crowd Wisdom and Freestone – encourage learning anytime, anywhere, and in a variety of formats. — Members can immediately dive into the course in the LMS after purchasing.

Best Practices for Selecting an LMS

Blue Sky eLearn

Selecting an LMS is a big decision. Selecting an LMS is a big decision. The more technical aspects – integrating with other systems, setting up eCommerce. 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. Has your organization finally decided it’s time to take learning and training online?

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Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

.orgCommunity

From : Blog Entry >> Michelle's Blog Entry What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? 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?

Is the LMS DOA?

Blue Sky eLearn

Headlines like, “The LMS Market Is Quickly Losing Ground,” and “Traditional eLearning is Dead,” have prompted concerned association leaders to ask me: “Why should I invest in an LMS if the technology is dying?”. Corporate LMS Systems Must Evolve or Die. Training Mag Report ] The systems that deliver corporate eLearning are large-scale enterprise packages with an identity crisis (Are they HR systems measuring employee analytics?

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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. Want to learn what these experts have to say and questions you should be asking? How directly will the LMS support the creation and delivery of new products or enhance the revenue potential of existing products?

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

Blue Sky eLearn

Your LMS is ready to launch. You’ve finished the initial implementation of your LMS and are ready to go live. It’s time to announce your new learning platform and create some excitement while inviting your learners to check it out! Is your LMS is already live? ” email previewing some of the features of your new LMS and highlighting popular content two weeks before your go-live date. Let your learners use your LMS without a financial commitment.

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7 steps to select the right LMS for your association, part 2.

YourMembership Blog

The following is a guest blog article originally published by Jeff Cobb of Tagoras, a leading expert in strategy, learning, marketing and technology to organizations in the business of lifelong learning. eLearning Industry News + Trends Product Information Thought Leaders elearning learning management software learning management system learning technology selection LMS online learning

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Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks

We also understand that a Learning Management System is not a small purchase. Our solution to assist association executives with justifying the expense of an LMS, EvaluPac, recently won the Gold Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Award for “Best Advance in Technology for Testing or Learning Evaluation”. Are you able to get the information you need from your current LMS? How are you evaluating your learning programs and where is that data going?

Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks

We also understand that a Learning Management System is not a small purchase. Our solution to assist association executives with justifying the expense of an LMS, EvaluPac, recently won the Gold Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Award for “Best Advance in Technology for Testing or Learning Evaluation”. Are you able to get the information you need from your current LMS? How are you evaluating your learning programs and where is that data going?

7 steps to select the right LMS for your association, part I.

YourMembership Blog

The following is a guest blog article originally published by Jeff Cobb of Tagoras, a leading expert in strategy, learning, marketing and technology to organizations in the business of lifelong learning. eLearning Industry News + Trends Thought Leaders elearning learning management software learning management system LMS online learning

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7 steps to select the right LMS for your association, part 3.

YourMembership Blog

The following is a guest blog article originally published by Jeff Cobb of Tagoras, a leading expert in strategy, learning, marketing and technology to organizations in the business of lifelong learning. eLearning Industry News + Trends Product Information Thought Leaders association members elearning learning management software learning management system learning technology selection LMS online learning professional development professional education

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LMS Support: Top questions you’re not asking your LMS vendors — but should

Blue Sky eLearn

If you’re in the market for an LMS, you’re probably waist deep in the search process and dreaming of the light at the end of the tunnel. Certainly, you need the features and functionality your learners expect, and you need the administrative features and functionality that align with your existing technology and learning program. Often when choosing an LMS , many buyers are not asking critically important, detailed questions that can make or break an LMS implementation.

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5 qualities of a successful online learning team.

YourMembership Blog

A gut check to help your association implement a major learning management system or elearning strategic plan. Are you getting ready to implement a major learning management system (LMS) or elearning strategic plan? eLearning Industry News + Trends Thought Leaders elearning elearning implementation elearning strategy learning learning management software learning management system LMS online learning

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Why Your Organization Needs an LMS

CommPartners

A Learning Management System, or LMS, is software designed for online training, tracking, and reporting that supports content creation and storage for continued learning. An LMS provides your organization or association an opportunity to create a learning community on an eLearning platform.

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5 LMS Implementation Lessons from an Onboarding Manager

Blue Sky eLearn

You have decided to implement a L earning M anagement S ystem (LMS) , you’ve secured a budget from your board and you have a few fellow colleagues that have agreed to help you on this mission. But where do you start and how do you ensure that your LMS actual goes live in a timely manner? As the Director of Client Onboarding at Blue Sky eLearn, I have helped hundreds of a ssociation and c orporate client s implement their LMS. Congratulations!

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5 learning tech trends for 2017.

YourMembership Blog

A snapshot from one expert of what associations can expect from learning management systems. At the start of every new year, Talented Learning CEO John Leh offers his take on learning technology trends to watch. This year, he focused on 15 predictions for learning and development professionals to keep in mind. John’s predictions come from […].

ASAM’s Education Program Grows with CommPartners and Elevate LMS

CommPartners

ASAM Grows with CommPartners and Elevate LMS The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) provides learners with a curriculum of over 800 interactive online products that allow them to further their professional goals while gaining more insight into their field. Blog Customer Stories association Associations commpartners community customer service e-learning Learning Management System live-streaming LMS online events

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3 Ideas for Using an LMS Besides Tracking Education Credits

MembersClicks

Don’t get me wrong: a learning management system (or LMS) is the ideal tool for giving you and your staff visibility into your members’ progress with any required education initiative. Not to mention, an LMS will give your learners the best user experience, too.). you may wonder whether or not an LMS would be useful to you.

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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. What makes it trendy now and soon a staple of learning is it’s shorter, crispier and engaging nature, changing the way your association […].

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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. 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. . Micro-learning.

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The TV Show Cheers and Your LMS

CommPartners

Blog e-learning elearning Learning Management System LMS user exeperienceIt’s hard to believe that the TV show, Cheers, had its last year on air in 1993, which is actually the year CommPartners was founded.

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Create real value from 2017 learning trends.

YourMembership Blog

Let’s attack the hype machine in learning. We use terms like “mobile learning,” “micro learning,” “personalized learning” and even “social learning” […]. It’s big, but easy to take down. In the education industry, we are notorious hype builders. We quickly herald the start of new trends as quickly as our digitally shortened attention spans enable us.