eLearning Blog

The Accord Blog will keep you up to date with our latest product features and LMS industry news and trends.


Rick BruceReturn
Live Online Training In The Accord LMS
The Accord Learning Management System supports a wide range of virtual training technologies. In particular, Accord offers tight integration with LogMeIn’s popular GoToMeeting, GoToWebinar and GoToTraining online meeting solutions. This article highlights some new integration features which will benefit those organizations who provide online training for staff, partners or customers.
Read More  »   
Learning Management - Knowledge Solutions
In 2018, Accord LMS introduced a new suite of features designed to facilitate further interaction between instructors, learners and peers, as well as providing a platform for providing answers to the most common questions. This article will examine the four modules in the Accord Knowledge Solutions.
Read More  »   
Personalizing the Learner Experience with Tokens
People crave personalized experiences. The Accord LMS offers many features that will personalize each Learner’s experience including personalized course assignments, focused social learning groups, curated course libraries, personalized news feeds and more. This article will discuss the use of Tokens in order to personalize certificates, pages and messages.
Read More  »   
Customizing Your LMS – The Power of Learning Roles
A Learning Role is a tool used for grouping and identifying learners within the Accord LMS. In a sense, the Learning Role is a proxy for Learners assigned a given Learning Role. In this article we will explore how Learning Roles may be used to create unique learning experiences for specific groups of Learners.
Read More  »   
Customizing Your LMS - Page Management
This second installment in the 'Customizing Your LMS' series focuses on using the DNN page management tools. The information in this article will demonstrate how you can rename existing menu items, add or remove pages for specific learners and add HTML content to your Accord LMS web portal. The article represents a small number of the customization options available with the Accord LMS.
Read More  »   
Customizing Your LMS - The LMS Home Page
The Accord Learning Management System goes far beyond logos and colors by providing features that will help you offer a truly unique environment for your learners. This is the first of a series of articles that will point you towards some of the many customization opportunities available to you with the Accord LMS solution. This article takes a detailed look at the LMS Home Page.
Read More  »   
Extended Enterprise Learning Management
Extended Enterprise Learning Management facilitates training for learners who are not employed with your organization. External Learners might include customers, contractors, dealers, distributors, or franchisees. This article demonstrates how an Extended Enterprise LMS can help you extend the reach of your training programs.
Read More  »   
Mobile Learning - a Necessity for Today's Learner
According to the Pew Research Center, nearly 80% of Americans own smartphones and 51% own tablets. With that many people accessing the internet via smartphones, Learning Management Systems (LMS) must offer a complete learning experience for mobile devices
Read More  »   
Try Before You Buy: Evaluating an LMS
Any software infrastructure purchase is a significant investment.  Beyond the financial investment, you’ll spend time configuring, deploying, and maintaining the system.  This article provides a few simple tips that will help LMS buyers confidently choose the top LMS for their learning environment.
Read More  »   
Learning Management for Franchise Training
Training is an important part of the franchise relationship.  In a practical sense, training supports the core mission of a franchisor by helping to impart their vision, operational experience and product value proposition to the new franchisee. 
Read More  »   
Assessment and Survey Authoring Tools
Accord LMS 5.3 now offers built in Quiz and Survey authoring tools that use the latest in dynamic technologies for a quick and smooth authoring experience. In this article, we’ll take a look at these powerful tools.
Read More  »   

Accord LMS 5.3 - A First Look

posted on
Accord LMS 5.3 - A First Look
Wednesday, 19 July 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern
In this demo, Rick demonstrates many features of the new assessment and survey authoring tools including shared question banks, question randomization, and quiz sections.
Read More  »   
Five Reasons to Consider Buying eLearning Courses
Content for online training content is easier to create than ever before. From point and click authoring tools, to power point conversion, to simply uploading a video. With so many ways to create custom learning content, is there any place for third party courses in today’s eLearning environment?
Read More  »   
Adding Open Sesame Courses to the Accord LMS
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern
In this demo, Rick will show you exactly how to add Open Sesame Courses to your Accord LMS, and review the Accord Power Pack courses. Webinar attendees will be provided coupon codes to import two free OSHA First Aid courses to share with their learners for 12 months.
Read More  »   
Getting the most out of Accord LMS Reporting
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 at 11 AM Pacific, 2 PM Eastern
In this demo, Rick will show you how to approach Accord's reporting system to get the data that you need with minimal effort.
Read More  »   
Page 2 of 3 [2]


Once a month, receive the best of our Blogs directly to your mail box.

Search Articles

Blog Categories

Featured Articles

Simple.  Smart.  Affordable.
Experience the ease and agility of the Accord LMS.