Primers

Educe LMS Primer: Progam Governance
[Feb 2010]

Enterprise-wide learning technology platforms require a significant investment in both technology and personnel. The organization must be committed to the strategic direction of the program and acknowledge the ongoing costs of maintaining and expanding the capabilities of the chosen platform. While every business organization differs in their structure and culture, there are common steps required to avoid potential strategic misalignment and sustain executive support for the program.

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Educe LMS Primer: On-boarding Global Regions on a US-based LMS
[Oct 2009]

For global organizations starting with a US-based Learning Management System (LMS), a common next step is to expand to other, non-US regions. In our experience, the following are a few best practices that enable an organization to deftly handle the challenges of LMS globalization.

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Educe LMS Primer: Best Practices for Managing eLearning Content
[Oct 2009]

An objective many Learning Management System (LMS) implementations share is the need to provide a consistent platform for disseminating and tracking e-learning content through an organization... It has been our experience that teams that take the time to develop a deep understanding of the inherent technical and functional issues and plan accordingly find the most success with their e-Learning integration projects and content management processes.

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Educe LMS Primer: Communications During LMS Implementations
[Oct 2009]

Whether an organization is on?boarding other global regions or implementing a new learning management system (LMS), well-planned communication at all phases is necessary. How and to whom your communication is distributed will directly affect the pace, enthusiasm, and ownership of the LMS by users at all levels. Consider your communication strategy in two parts: (1) the marketing and promotional approach that will set broad audience expectations and build enthusiasm for the effort, and (2) the project-level communications that will drive a smooth implementation.

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Educe LMS Primer: Comparing Current eLearning Content-LMS Integration Standards
[Oct 2009]

A common goal for Learning Management System (LMS) implementations is to provide a platform for disseminating and tracking e-learning content through an organization. With multitudes of e?learning content providers, authoring tools, and LMSs, two standards have evolved to ease the integration challenges presented by increasingly complex enterprise learning environments.

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Educe LMS Primer: Selecting a Learning/Talent Management System Vendor
[Apr 2007]

So, you have determined that you need a new Learning Management System (LMS) or Talent Management System (TMS). You're not alone. You probably even share the common dilemma of not knowing how to confidently and efficiently identify the best solution. This is why an increasing number of organizations are turning to the Educe Group to help lead them through the vendor selection process. Our vendor?neutral position provides objectivity, while ensuring that you know the right questions to ask.

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