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January 26, 2015

In this issue…

The eLearning Guild Academy

No Travel Budget? No Problem!

Save on expensive travel costs and spend less time away from your work with Guild Academy live online courses. Held in our virtual classroom, our online courses make building new skills easy, convenient, and affordable. Upcoming courses include:

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Get Your Copy Gartner’s Video Management Comparison Report (SPONSOR)


KZO Innovations provides companies with a platform to efficiently and effectively use video assets securely across the enterprise. With enterprise video content management in demand by large organizations, Gartner compares vendors in the space and labels KZO a “Challenger”. See why.

DemoFest Archive

Compliance Court: The Judge’s Ruling Determines Your Fate, by Michael Grant and Bryan Morgan

Compliance Court AICPA needed a foundational course designed for every employee in Member Learning and Competency to gain a baseline knowledge of the accounting standards that must be followed in CPE courses for accountants. A challenge was created in which users study in a law library, face an irritable judge, and earn badges.

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Learning Solutions and Ecosystem 2015 Early Discount Ends Next Week

The $100 Early registration discount for Learning Solutions 2015 Conference & Expo and Learning and Performance Ecosystem 2015 ends next Friday, February 6. Don’t wait to take advantage of this great savings on the must-attend events of the spring! Register now for either event and join your colleagues in Orlando, FL for a full week of learning, where you will discover, explore, and benefit more than you ever thought possible.

Learning Solutions 2015   Ecosystem 2015

Online Forums

Online Forum This Week: Designing Learning for Engagement, January 28 & 29

You’re running out of time to sign up for this week’s Online Forum, Designing Learning for Engagement: Proven Ideas and New Approaches. Join us this Wednesday and Thursday and discover which design techniques work best for creating learner engagement that lasts. Sessions include:

  • Sustainable Learning Through Comprehensive Training and Increased Engagement, with Art Kohn
  • Learning from Marketing: Building Engagement for Self-directed Learners, with Eric Oakland
  • Tracking Learner Engagement with Facial Recognition, with Randhir Vieira
  • And more…

Register now! Remember, ONLINE FORUMS ARE COMPLIMENTARY for Member-Plus and Premium Members.

eLearning Guild

Freebies of the Week: #GuildChat, Webinar Recording, Best of mLearnCon

Online Events Archive Online Events Archive: Missed last week’s webinar on eLearning-related Visual Design Trends for Non-Designers, with Bianca Woods? Watch the recording.
Guild Chat #GuildChat: Join us this Friday, January 30, at 11:00 AM PT to discuss virtual and blended learning. Learn more.
Best of mLearnCon Complimentary Webinar: Design Considerations for Learners-on-the-go with Krista Hildner and Phil Cowcill, March 4 at 10:00 AM PT. Learn more.

Learning Solutions Magazine

A Rough Guide to Serious Games; Plus, Book Review: The Successful Virtual Classroom

Time to Get Serious: A Rough Guide to Serious Games. More organizations are using serious games, but for many they are new methodology. Here is a look at the use of serious games as a workplace training tool and some of the jargon associated with them. Learn more.

Book Review: The Successful Virtual Classroom. Darlene Christopher has written a book for new and experienced trainers alike that will guide them to delivery of instruction at a distance that is every bit as effective as it would be in the classroom. Learn more.

Find these articles and more in Learning Solutions Magazine, the eLearning industry’s oldest and most trusted source for practical information on the management, design, development, and implementation of eLearning.

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