204 Strategies for Improving LMS Adoption
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Wednesday, October 24
Management and Strategy
Many organizations struggle through the LMS RFP process, suffer low user adoption rates, and are at a loss for how to correct the situation or how to have prevented it. What if there was a way to simplify the RFP and demo process and increase user adoption? To align your LMS with your organization’s culture and learning environment, and to ultimately learn to love and understand your LMS?
In this session, you will learn how to overcome two significant flaws in the LMS world that are actively working against successful implementation and user adoption. The first flaw addressed: LMS setup and maintenance is simple. Find out how to recruit a learning technology analyst to keep your LMS on track. The second flaw addressed: Build it, and they will come. An LMS needs to be aligned with your organization’s culture and learning environment. You will learn how to build and use user personas and use cases to quickly and correctly create a features checklist and solicit focused product demos.
In this session, you will learn:
- How to build user personas based on employee demographics and training data
- How to build LMS use cases for the user personas
- How to use the user personas and use cases to identify LMS needs, facilitate effective demos, and aid change management processes
- How to identify what you need in a learning tech team member and then develop or recruit them
Managers and learning systems practitioners.
Technology discussed in this session:
Learning management systems.
The Combs Cantu Group
Tracie Cantu is the founder of the Combs Cantu Group, a talent development firm that specializes in helping businesses create employee experiences that support business objectives and employee development. Tracie has worked in HR and talent development for 20 years, with clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to nonprofits. She is passionate about learning technology, and providing folks with practical approaches to sourcing and implementing learning systems and increasing user adoption.