The World of Learning Conference has unlimited potential, all in a positive way. They pull in a lot of decision makers, but e-learning vendors are staying away. A major mistake on their part.
As many of you are aware the e-learning world is well known for its jargon. In turn it is this
Features that go beyond the standards are on the rise, but there are features that have fallen, and that is the real shame, because it implies that not everything is possible, which is something you never say in education.
As e-learning grows so come new challenges and issues to resolve. The latest to show up? Lack of e-learning knowledge and expertise. For those that offer it, they tend to hide in the shadows.
Despite some major hiccups, the ASTD 2014 International Conference and Exposition was exhausting and intriguing. E-Learning offerings were up and it appeared attendance was too. I strongly recommend having a booth at the event next year, if you are an e-learning vendor.
The ASTD2014 show is just around the corner. With over 400 vendor booths out there, it is hard to find out whom to see and check out. Hence my guide. Doesn’t list everyone, but for a quick burst, check these vendors out.
People love to tell you how their free open source system which they build is better than a commercial one. However, they often fail to mention that they have the internal resources to do it OR that if you do not have those resources, building it will end up costing you more (in many cases) than going commercial.
Creating an e-learning strategy will go a long way to helping you succeed. Not just for the “right now” but also long term. The problem that often arises is people tend to leave out an item or two. This guide will solve that.
Video is going to be hot in 2014 and mobile is going to be strong. Yet when it comes to identifying the right features for consumers, it is no easy task. Select wrong and pay for it. Select right and increase sales. Always choose wisely.
Too many people think that if their LMS has the latest features, the latest capabilities that all will be well. They are so wrong. First, they have to have the content, specifically the right content.