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Did you know that e-learning requires up to 60% less employee time than traditional classroom training? Or that 42% of companies say that e-learning has led to an increase of revenue? The world of learning and development is changing faster than ever before. Blended learning and remote training is the new standard and we are speaking to experts in the L&D industry to help us stay up-to-date on the newest training trends, ways to innovate your learning process, and employee learning and training ideas. We will dive into e-learning, distance education, remote training, AR/VR training, knowledge management, and more. Welcome to the Learning + Training podcast.

Did you know that e-learning requires up to 60% less employee time than traditional classroom training? Or that 42% of companies say that e-learning has led to an increase of revenue? The world of learning and development is changing faster than ever before. Blended learning and remote training is the new standard and we are speaking to experts in the L&D industry to help us stay up-to-date on the newest training trends, ways to innovate your learning process, and employee learning and training ideas. We will dive into e-learning, distance education, remote training, AR/VR training, knowledge management, and more. Welcome to the Learning + Training podcast.

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Did you know that e-learning requires up to 60% less employee time than traditional classroom training? Or that 42% of companies say that e-learning has led to an increase of revenue? The world of learning and development is changing faster than ever before. Blended learning and remote training is the new standard and we are speaking to experts in the L&D industry to help us stay up-to-date on the newest training trends, ways to innovate your learning process, and employee learning and training ideas. We will dive into e-learning, distance education, remote training, AR/VR training, knowledge management, and more. Welcome to the Learning + Training podcast.

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English


Episodes

Bridging the Gap – Seamless Workplace Productivity Across Generations – Part 3

7/14/2021
This podcast is the last of our three-part series on Bridging the Gap – Seamless workplace productivity across generations. In today’s session we talk about how COVID impacted our training programs in 2020 and how differences in generations really are beneficial to how we work. The synergy of the workplace and how employees work together […] The post Bridging the Gap – Seamless Workplace Productivity Across Generations – Part 3 appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:15:14

Bridging the Gap – Seamless Workplace Productivity Across Generations – Part 2

6/18/2021
Welcome to Part 2 of our three-part series on Bridging the Gap – Seamless workplace productivity across generations. In this second part we will explore how various generations view their career paths, the differences, and the similarities. We’ll explore how each generation’s career perspective impacts the learning programs of our business or organization. Karen Medsker […] The post Bridging the Gap – Seamless Workplace Productivity Across Generations – Part 2 appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:17:40

Bridging the Gap – Seamless Workplace Productivity Across Generations – Part 1

5/26/2021
Today’s podcast showcases some of our best thought leaders from every generation in the workplace to discuss how generations connect. Joining us today is Ken and Margie Blanchard, Karen Medsker, Eric Kaufmann, Anthony Garcia, and Jasmine Doctolero. Part 1 of our 3-part series introduces you to each of the generations currently represented in the workplace […] The post Bridging the Gap – Seamless Workplace Productivity Across Generations – Part 1 appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:17:51

Microlearning – Right training. Right time. Right People

4/13/2021
In today’s podcast, we will listen to Shannon Tipton discuss training and development’s newest trend — Microlearning. Defined as short bursts of focused, right-sized content to help people achieve a specific outcome, Shannon shares her years of experience in the learning and development industry and the impact that microlearning is making in our post-pandemic work […] The post Microlearning – Right training. Right time. Right People appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:17:30

Managing Evolving Demands of EHS Compliance

11/23/2020
Even before the pandemic, EHS regulations and compliance have continually evolved. Having a tool that manages compliance throughout the company is essential to maintaining a company culture of safety. Today we speak with Betsy Cottle for a look into a robust EHS compliance software – EHSdesk. Host – Steven Maggi: Environmental compliance is essential in […] The post Managing Evolving Demands of EHS Compliance appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:21:48

Bridging the Technology Gap in Skills Assessment

9/9/2020
“If you think about how technology has aided education, what do we have? We have the LMS, which is very good at knowledge transfer and knowledge learning. It’s very good at knowledge assessment as well; you can build exams and if the exams are well built, the LMS can deliver them and dissect the data […] The post Bridging the Technology Gap in Skills Assessment appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:14:26

The Evolution of Training Technology

9/3/2020
“We would take large groups of students and divide them into three groups: a web-based group, a face-to-face group, and a blended group; and we would look at outcomes. When we looked at the data, the group that did the least well was the group with face-to-face. The group that did by far the best […] The post The Evolution of Training Technology appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:15:26

Turning Training into Profit

8/25/2020
From on boarding and compliance training to safety and job-specific education, employee training is a universal necessity. While compliance and on boarding training courses are widely available, companies often have to make a bigger investment into industry specific training – but what if those custom trainings could be turned into a revenue stream? Troy Gorostiza, […] The post Turning Training into Profit appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:18:05

Navigating the Instructor/Learner Partnership

8/17/2020
Traditional teaching often postures the instructor as the ‘all-knowing person in power’. But in the words of John Wooden, “It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” In this episode, we explore the concept of a ‘knowledge economy’ and breaking the mold of the traditional roles of the teacher and student with […] The post Navigating the Instructor/Learner Partnership appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:17:53

Repurposing and Refreshing Course Materials

7/31/2020
Change is inevitable and the need to revitalize a learning program comes for every company at some point in time. But there is no need to throw out the baby with the bathwater when updating training courses. In this episode, we hear from Barbara Greenstein, a Senior Instructional Designer, and Jerry Lake, a Senior Web […] The post Repurposing and Refreshing Course Materials appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:22:56

Knowledge Capitalization

7/28/2020
Knowledge Capitalization – the ongoing process of translating your captured knowledge assets into an actionable process that employees can pull from when needed. Today we speak to Jerry Marino, Chief Knowledge Engineer at Epsilon Systems Solutions, Inc about successful knowledge capitalization. Jerry has over 30 years of experience in performance technology, publishing, and information architecture. […] The post Knowledge Capitalization appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:16:19

Five Myths of VR Training

6/5/2020
VR for employee training is expensive. Developing VR training takes a very long time. VR equipment is costly. VR is for gamers. VR makes you nauseous. In this episode we pose some of the biggest concerns of VR training to Richard Benedetto, Director of Digital Media for Epsilon Systems. Over the last twenty-five years, Richard […] The post Five Myths of VR Training appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:11:57

Six Things to Drive Better Employee Performance

6/5/2020
While employee training is important, it is only a piece of the overall employee performance puzzle. Join us as we speak with Barbara Greenstein, Senior Instructional Designer at Epsilon XR, on six areas to address to drive better employee performance. Barbara is a performance improvement specialist providing proven and creative ways to improve human performance […] The post Six Things to Drive Better Employee Performance appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:21:05

Best Practices for Distance Education

6/4/2020
In-person and traditional classroom education are slowly but surely becoming a thing of the past. Advancements in technology, broader access to internet service, and a surge in remote workforce have all accelerated the effectiveness of distance education. Here to speak with us on best practices for distance education is Dr. Fred Saba, Professor Emeritus of […] The post Best Practices for Distance Education appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:15:41

Baby Boomers in a Millennial Learning Environment

5/21/2020
Virtual Reality has proven to be an effective and engaging platform for employee training. But is this millennial learning environment as effective for the baby boomer generation? Here to discuss the learning curve and effectiveness of VR training for the baby boomer generation is Anthony Garcia, e-learning and VR developer for Epsilon XR. Host […] The post Baby Boomers in a Millennial Learning Environment appeared first on Epsilon XR.

Duration:00:13:32