The Most Common Problems Faced By L&D Teams and How Using An LMS Can Provide a Solution

Download a FREE PDF version of this post to keep! Managing a L&D strategy with minimal technology nowadays can be a challenge to say the least. We have identified the most common problems that an L&D function faces when training employees without the use of learning technology and shown how using an LMS can provide … Continue reading The Most Common Problems Faced By L&D Teams and How Using An LMS Can Provide a Solution

8 Benefits of Using a Learning Management System

Using an LMS within your organisation can bring about many benefits and rewards to both yourself, employees and the business. Below I have put together a list of the major benefits that you will see by putting your learning strategy online. 1. Dramatically reduces the costs of delivering training Using self-paced elearning courses within an … Continue reading 8 Benefits of Using a Learning Management System

What is an LMS? An explanation of the basics of a Learning Management System

"So what is an LMS?" I get asked this question a lot by family and friends and people I meet in general. It is mainly when they ask the question "so what do you do for a living?" When I tell then I work for a company that develops an LMS and learning technology, it … Continue reading What is an LMS? An explanation of the basics of a Learning Management System

JLMS Enterprise 5.3.2 release information

JZero are pleased to announce that version 5.3.2 of it's JLMS Enterprise Learning Management System is now formally released. This release includes some great new features which are a combination of requests from our clients and partners, plus innovation from the JZero team. Here is a full list of the latest features and updates included in … Continue reading JLMS Enterprise 5.3.2 release information

LMS Implementation Strategy Tip: Train the trainers and users

As you may have read in my previous posts, there are many facets to consider when undertaking an LMS Implementation and getting that strategy right is so important. The next subject to consider is "training" on use of the new system. Training on the use of the system to both trainers and end users is clearly … Continue reading LMS Implementation Strategy Tip: Train the trainers and users

The difference between Coaching and Mentoring

We at JZero recently introduced some new Mentoring functionality into our LMS platforms, so the subject of coaching versus mentoring came up in our discussions. Whilst many believe that coaching and mentoring are the same, the below goes some way to showing the differences between the two options. Both affect a one-to-one connection between you … Continue reading The difference between Coaching and Mentoring

LMS Implementation Strategy tip: Testing makes perfect!

Continuing on my theme of LMS Implementation Strategy, the next phase to be considered is the testing aspect of your newly deployed LMS. The success of any new system roll-out relies on testing to iron out technical issues and possible end user irritations.  This means putting a robust test plan in place and starting your testing … Continue reading LMS Implementation Strategy tip: Testing makes perfect!

LMS Implementation Strategy tip: decide on the type of eLearning content you will need

Continuing on from my previous posts regarding LMS Implementation tips, the next step in formulating your strategy is to decide on the type of eLearning content you will need to meet your training goals. If the LMS that you have is SCORM, AICC or xAPI compliant, then the LMS itself will not be worried about where … Continue reading LMS Implementation Strategy tip: decide on the type of eLearning content you will need