Learning and Development Today, Tomorrow, and Beyond

Learn about the current state of learning and development and view priorities and predictions for learning and development programs in 2018 and beyond. Learning and development is continually shifting tactics to keep up with industry standards and the needs of the modern-learner. These strategies include how learning is created and managed, how and where it […]

Compare Xyleme to other CMSs

How are Xyleme and other content management systems different? Content management is a broad topic and there are many systems out there. It can be a bit confusing. All CMSs aim to help you with centralization, organization, access and versioning of content. Some are suited for specific types of content, models and strategies.   View […]

Too Much Content, Too Little Time

Creating learning content is too easy OK, lets back up a bit. Creating new corporate training content comes with a unique set of challenges, but in the past decade, the tools and capabilities necessary to create modes of learning content have improved dramatically. Technology has evolved across the learning ecosystem and now many rapid-authoring and […]

Great Organizations Start with Great Learning Content

Learning has changed significantly, even within the last 5 to 10 years. Learning organizations are more technologically equipped, but theyre asked to do more with less staff. Adding to the pressures of having to do more with less, businesses are demanding more responsive, more agile, and better-performing learning organizations overall. Although organizations expect greatness from […]

How To Design for Reuse

Here are two great resources from Xyleme to help you build your content with reuse in mind! Often there is a lack of consistency in learning organizations stemming from each unit with their own set of standards leading to a different learner experience and look & feel. And then, organizations are multiplying that content by […]

Making the Business Case for Learning Content Management

Introduction: Why Learning Content Is Strategic Content is the backbone of learning. Without the right pieces in place, your learning efforts no matter how well intentioned will fall flat. Were probably preaching to the choir, though. As a learning professional, you understand the value and benefits of a solid learning content strategy better […]

5 Reasons Bite-Sized Learning Helps Retention

Many studies show the more direct we are in our approach to learning, the greater the depth and length of retention. More specifically, the clearer we make our learning, the easier it becomes for someone to remember. So the clear path to learning is making it simple. And making it simple means breaking it down […]

Learning and Development Best Practices and Strategies Series

Xyleme has produced a series of helpful briefs for learning and development on industry best practices and learning strategies. Don’t miss these helpful tips on how learning and development can assist their organizations manage the skills gap, help employee onboarding and mitigate turnover, in addition to reasons why bite-sized learning is imperative to your strategy. […]