When you’re just beginning with e-learning, getting your learning management system in place is just one of the stepping stones. For many learning and development people, the IT aspects of a learning management system implementation project can seem like the biggest hurdle. But having the technology in place is only one part of the puzzle. What you do with the technology is more important. Tools such as Totara LMS are highly flexible, but they can seem like a daunting blank canvas at first.
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Welcome to the third in our new Disruption Debate series, where we speak to leading industry experts to discover more about disruption in the L&D industry. In this post, Lars Hyland speaks to Ryan Tracey. Ryan is an E‑Learning Manager in the Australian financial services industry, a Council Member for the Australian Institute of Training and Development, and a former Editorial Board Member for eLearn Magazine. Ryan has worked in corporate e-learning for over 14 years, following several years in the higher education market. He also writes a blog about learning technologies.
Welcome to the second instalment of our new Disruption Debate series, where we speak to leading industry experts to discover more about disruption in the L&D industry. In this post, Lars Hyland speaks to Julie Dirksen. Julie Dirksen is an independent consultant and instructional designer who focuses on the science of sustainable behaviour change. She’s the author of Design For How People Learn and she’s happiest whenever she gets to learn something new. You can find her online at usablelearning.com.
Asking the right questions up front is one way to help ensure you find the right LMS hosting provider for your organisation. In this blog post, which originally appeared on eLearning Industry, we'll take a look at some of these questions to help you make the best decision.
Welcome to the first instalment of our new Disruption Debate series, where we speak to leading industry experts to discover more about disruption in the L&D industry. In this post, Totara Learning's Chief Commercial Officer Lars Hyland speaks to Charles Jennings. Charles is a co-founder of the 70:20:10 Institute, as well as a leading thinker and practitioner in learning, development and performance.
We recently ran a webinar with Anders Pink's Stephen Walsh, who told our Partners all about how they can introduce content curation into their Totara LMS with our new plugin. If you missed the webinar or want a recap, check out the recording below. For more information about the benefits of content curation for online learning, check out our blog post on the topic.
Employees often say that income is just one of the factors that inspires them to stay motivated and productive at work. What matters more is some of the other elements that contribute to the feeling of satisfaction with their roles. Since we know that job satisfaction and motivation are closely related, the fastest lane to increased contentment and improved efficiency is keeping your employees’ motivation as high as possible.
This is a guest post from Julie Petersen. Julie writes about topics in learning and technology.
You decided to immerse your learners in the online world? That’s great! The internet is an endless source of knowledge that you’ll finally start using productively. However, it’s also a source of distractions, and social media websites are considered by many to be the greatest distractions ever.
This is a guest post from Jessica Freeman.
We live in an era where the popularity of digital solutions is increasing in almost every domain of activity. Everything is changing, and that is because of the fast-paced development of technology. In every field, you can now find digital software, professional tools, and innovative solutions for almost every possible problem.