2019

Best eBook Publishing Strategies Every Publisher Must Know!

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Publishers need to adapt to the changing industry trends followed by an acrobatic digital book/ebook publishing strategy. Digital publishing has become the new norm for publishers today. Every print edition is almost always accompanied by its digital version. While digitization has definitely benefited publishers, it has also brought along an overwhelming number of competitors in the market.

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8 Reasons to Create Interactive Textbooks for Engaging K-12 Students

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Are you still looking for reasons to create e-textbooks for students? Well, it’s 2019, and most of the schools and universities have already accepted digital textbooks as the future of education. If you draw a comparison between the two, i.e., traditional textbooks and interactive textbooks, you will see that e-textbooks clearly fare better than regular textbooks. For K-12 students, interactive textbooks/ebooks act as a learning companion, as it offers constant interaction.

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Top 5 Things We are Looking Forward to at Realities360

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In less than two weeks, Float will be attending the 2019 Realities360 conference in sunny San Jose, California. From June 25-27, there will be over 50 sessions showcasing how organizations are utilizing XR (extended reality) technologies– including Float. We are excited to be exhibiting and speaking at several sessions. Realities360 is a conference focused on … The post Top 5 Things We are Looking Forward to at Realities360 appeared first on Float.

7 Reasons Why Enterprises Must Invest in an Employee Training App

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You probably have at least ten different apps on your phone. I can say this with conviction because I know for a fact that living in this mobile-first world without a dozen apps for various purposes such as banking, retail, social media, instant communication, etc., is more than an inconvenience. This blog talks about reasons every enterprise must invest in an employee training app. Did you know that there are 2.8 million apps available for download on the Google Play Store, and 2.2

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

Best Employee Onboarding Solutions for the Digital-First Workforce

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What comes to your mind when you think of onboarding a new employee? To get all the paperwork ready for signatures on day one. In spite of almost all companies boasting of their cutting-edge technologies and innovative products, when it comes to employee onboarding, they are still stuck to the same old routine. Printing out forms and eventually storing them away in cabinets once they are filled in and signed. This is where an Employee Onboarding Solution comes into the picture.

Improving Employee Productivity and Business Outcomes with Corporate Training Apps

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Irrespective of the size and type of business, the demand for innovation and transformational solutions is at an all-time high. This has, in turn, given rise to the need for a highly-skilled teams that are updated on everything happening around, to be able to add more value to their business and make them more efficient.

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Best Practices in Publishing & Distributing eBooks at Scale

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Every once in a while, there comes a revolutionary technology that disrupts the entire industry. Integrated Circuits revolutionized the computer industry, LED technology revolutionized the television, capacitive touch revolutionized UI in digital computers, and over the past decade, eBooks have revolutionized the publishing industry with ebook publishing.

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6 Reasons Why Associations & Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

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There was a time when offices used to have cabinets piled with papers and files. It wasn’t until the early 2000s that these papers were converted to digital documents. Digitization not only saved ample amount of storage space in offices, but also eased the process of managing and organizing documents. Where once people had to manually search for that one particular file, now the same task could be done on a computer within a few minutes.

How Can Societies Digitize Publishing and Delivery Process

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Internet, and thus, by extension, digitization, has changed the way things have been working before their advent. The concept of moving online has even driven every industry towards digitization. Of course, it has been rightfully done so given the advantages linked to digitization. Although it benefits all sectors we work in, we will focus on nonprofit organizations and publishing in this article. Why should nonprofit organizations and associations switch to digital publishing?

Online Training Solutions and the Art of Enterprise Training Delivery

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Online training solutions , unlike their traditional brick-and-mortar counterparts, are more engaging and immersive. With online resources, learners are not restricted to the passive transfer of knowledge from the instructor to the students. Rather, they have more control over their learning, and they can access a wealth of information online and share knowledge with global communities.

How to Select the Best eBook Publishing Platform

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Publishers who have been a witness to the digital transformation would probably agree that digitization with tools like ebook publishing platforms has been one of the best things to have happened to the publishing industry. Today everyone is familiar with the concept of online learning and eBooks. In fact, they are an essential part of modern classrooms, mainly due to their flexibility and interactivity. And in order to make them accessible and interactive you require a publishing platform.

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8 Ways to Enhance Sales Enablement Strategy with a Mobile-First Approach

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Being a sales executive is not an easy job. Sales reps are expected to always be on the move, find potential prospects, keep interacting with them and build a rapport, and add to that the tremendous pressure of chasing leads and converting them to clients. After all, an organization’s growth depends upon their sales. Well, that’s a lot of pressure to handle. This is where an effective sales enablement strategy can make all the difference. A business cannot function without a sales team.

7 Reasons Why Enterprises Should Invest in an Employee Onboarding Platform

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When a new employee joins your organization, you want to familiarize them with your work culture and ethics, train them and impart them with the necessary knowledge to blend seamlessly within the organization. Depending on your business and the job role, the employee onboarding process can occur within the first couple of days or extend to a month.

5 ways to Boost Training ROI with Evaluation Tools

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Today’s competitive and dynamic landscape presents different market challenges every day. This progressive environment increases the need to align business objectives with the employee skills. However, re-calibrating the skills of the employees with other aspects of the industry requires consistent investment and effort. Continuous training and development help in expanding the knowledge-base of existing employees.

Top 10 Use Cases of Mobile Training Solutions

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Technological advances have made people addicted to their portable devices be it smartphones, tablets or laptops. With mobile devices, people have instant access to a sea of information. These devices are constantly abuzz with reminders, alerts and notifications, leading to similar expectations of employees from the workplace. This has necessitated organizations to adopt mobile technology in accordance with their learners’ expectations, bringing training solutions in the picture.

Benefits of a Digital Library for Associations and Non-Profit Organizations

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A digital library , also commonly called an electronic library, is a vast repository of documents and files in categorized digital form, available over the web or on hardware storage devices like memory disks, flash drives, etc. In these libraries, the access, preservation, and propagation of information take place in the digital form.

What are the Best Employee Training Tools for Your Business?

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Whether you need to upgrade the skills of your employees or update your decision-makers with the newest tools for decision-making, you need training tools. In fact, much of the success of your learning and development initiatives depend on the productivity and efficiency of your training tools. . Here in this blogpost, we discuss the different types of employee training tools that companies are using to support their learning and development.

How Can an Employee Onboarding Software Fill Your Orientation Gaps?

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What is an Employee Onboarding Software? An Employee Onboarding Software is a tool that helps employers to facilitate a smooth hiring process for new employees. Furthermore, it gives the HR team a user-friendly digital dashboard, which makes it easier to track the progress of each employee at any given point during the hiring and onboarding process. Why Do Companies Need an Employee Onboarding Software? A lot of companies do their onboarding process manually. Which, in truth, is inefficient.

5 Point Guide to Publishing a Research Paper in a STEM Journal

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In the field of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics), academic writing and publishing of papers in a reputed journal emerge as one of the most competitive engagements for many aspirants. Today, innumerable academic STEM publishing journals have surfaced, but simultaneously, the number of applicants has also soared. In the wake of such developments, many publishing houses have revised the rules that need to be followed by aspirants wanting to publish their research papers.

10 Must-Have Features of an Online Education Platform

Kitaboo on EdTech

An online education platform is meant for delivery of educational content to students. The platform, unlike a textbook is an interactive medium where students can engage with the content. And therefore, these platforms are in high demand in schools and universities across the globe. Because every institute wants their students to understand the concepts and its implications in the real world.

Making the Business Case for a New Learning Technology

Float

In making the case for the adoption of new learning technology, you are likely to run into the skepticism of your management team and/or CEO. In his well-regarded book, Crossing the Chasm, Geoffrey Moore explains that it’s the job of upper-level managers to be cautious about making changes in the business and taking on new … The post Making the Business Case for a New Learning Technology appeared first on Float.

Kitaboo College – Enabling Higher Education with Technology

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The requirements of a higher education institution such as a college or a university are quite different from that of a K-12 institution. There are more subjects for students to choose from, subjects that involve a range of complex topics. Which means course creators have to create a diverse learning program.

Best eBook Publishing Strategies Every Publisher Must Know!

Kitaboo

Publishers need to adapt to the changing industry trends followed by an acrobatic digital book publishing strategy. Digital publishing has become the new norm for publishers today. Every print edition is almost always accompanied by its digital version. While digitization has definitely benefited publishers, it has also brought along an overwhelming number of competitors in the market.

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How Can Training Tools Supercharge your Employee Productivity

Kitaboo

It is undoubtedly true that a productive workforce can take your business to new heights. And ever since organizations have uncovered that the secret behind employee productivity is growth and learning opportunities, they have been devising strategies to provide continuous training for increased efficiency with training tools. So how does training and development drive employee productivity? It prepares them for future growth opportunities. Keeps them updated with the latest information.

How to Select the Best eBook Publishing Platform

Kitaboo

Publishers who have been a witness to the digital transformation would probably agree that digitization has been one of the best things to have happened to the publishing industry. Today everyone is familiar with the concept of online learning and eBooks. In fact, they are an essential part of modern classrooms, mainly due to their flexibility and interactivity. And in order to make them accessible and interactive you require a publishing platform.

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6 Reasons Why Associations and Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

Kitaboo

There was a time when offices used to have cabinets piled with papers and files. It wasn’t until the early 2000s that these papers were converted to digital documents. Digitization not only saved ample amount of storage space in offices, but also eased the process of managing and organizing documents. Where once people had to manually search for that one particular file, now the same task could be done on a computer within a few minutes.

Float bids farewell to a friend, Gary Woodill

Float

When a company is just getting started and in early growth mode, it may need a hand from someone that has been through it before, an expert advisor of sorts. This person knows what it takes to get things moving. An expert seasoned veteran who can mentor the team and help cultivate success for early … The post Float bids farewell to a friend, Gary Woodill appeared first on Float

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Top 3 Takeaways from CETS

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On Tuesday, August 13, Float attended and sponsored the 2019 Chicago eLearning and Technology Showcase in Naperville, IL. The conference hosted 22 breakout sessions presented by 30 speakers in 4-time slots, with over 250 attendees who made the trip to NIU’s campus. Managing Partner, Chad Udell, gave a detailed presentation on “Understanding the Challenge and Promise … The post Top 3 Takeaways from CETS appeared first on Float.

How Convenience Stores Use Mobile Learning to Reduce Staff Turnover

Float

Convenience stores are an excellent stop for people who want to get in, make their purchases, and get out quickly. A few of the reasons “C-Stores” are so popular include the flexible hours of operation, quick and easy transactions, available fuel-and-go, and oftentimes a hearty food service. Not only are these one-stop-shops perfect for the … The post How Convenience Stores Use Mobile Learning to Reduce Staff Turnover appeared first on Float.

Come See Float at the Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase

Float

Float will be heading to the Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase in a few short weeks. We will be spending Tuesday, August 13 at Northern Illinois University with ATDChi and STC Chicago for the 12th annual showcase. With 22 breakout sessions presented by 30 speakers, we are excited to be attending! Our very own Chad … The post Come See Float at the Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase appeared first on Float.

Top 8 Takeaways from WWDC 2019

Float

From June 3-7, our software developers Steve Richey and Daniel Pfeiffer attended WWDC in San Jose, CA. WWDC hosted over 100 Apple presented technical and design-focused sessions, hands-on labs, expert-led consultations, special events, and exciting guest speakers. Our team had a full schedule and thoroughly enjoyed their time at the conference. Upon their return, our … The post Top 8 Takeaways from WWDC 2019 appeared first on Float.

Top 8 Takeaways from WWDC 2019

Float

From June 3-7, our software developers Steve Richey and Daniel Pfeiffer attended WWDC in San Jose, CA. WWDC hosted over 100 Apple presented technical and design-focused sessions, hands-on labs, expert-led consultations, special events, and exciting guest speakers. Our team had a full schedule and thoroughly enjoyed their time at the conference. Upon their return, our … The post Top 8 Takeaways from WWDC 2019 appeared first on Float.

Making the Business Case for a New Learning Technology

Float

In making the case for the adoption of new learning technology, you are likely to run into the skepticism of your management team and/or CEO. In his well-regarded book, Crossing the Chasm, Geoffrey Moore explains that it’s the job of upper-level managers to be cautious about making changes in the business and taking on new … The post Making the Business Case for a New Learning Technology appeared first on Float.

4 Highlights from EYEO 2019

Float

Float’s Director of UI/UX, Evan Scronce, and UI/UX Designer, Matt Forcum, attended the 2019 EYEO Festival in Minneapolis, from June 3-6. The Festival prides itself on being a “gathering for the creative technology community” and a place to converge to inspire.” This year’s conference hosted 30 speakers whose sessions ranged from storytelling, art technology, and … The post 4 Highlights from EYEO 2019 appeared first on Float.

Chad Udell Spotlight: Creating Valuable Augmented Reality Solutions for Performance Support

Float

This week, Float’s Managing Partner of New Product Development, Chad Udell, was featured on eLearningGuild’s Spotlight. From their site’s description: In Chad’s session, you’ll gain an understanding of what was previously thought of as impossible performance support– which now can be achieved.

Top 6 Things We are Looking Forward to at ATDTK

Float

ATD’s 2019 TechKnowledge Conference is less than a month away and Float could not be more excited. From February 6-8, in West Palm Beach, Florida, there will be 125+ sessions, over 15,000 attendees and 70+ exhibitors — including Float. We are also excited to be a part of ATD’s TechKnowledge 20th anniversary. ATDTK is focused … The post Top 6 Things We are Looking Forward to at ATDTK appeared first on Float. Uncategorized ATDTK TechKnowledge techknowledge 2019

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