4 Online Tools to Help Your Small Business Thrive
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
The only two pieces of criteria for selection were that the companies and their tool had to: a) belong to Gen Z (founded after 2004) and b) be used by the OpenSesame team. Will you be using Gmail, Shutterstock, and Google Drive repeatedly throughout the day? It was written of our own volition and no one else’s! . 2009) Okta - Secure Identity Management & Single Sign-In.
14 Incredible Informal & Social Learning Quotes
JUNE 13, 2014
THE QUOTE: “ Informal learning is enhanced when humans participate in interactive experiences.” – Allen (2004; Birchfield et al. Before you can help your organization become social, you need to “walk the social talk” yourself.” – Jane Hart (Founder, Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies ). “ They find it convenient, useful for learning at the moment of need, and [that it helps them] develop a greater sense of control over their learning.” – Jane Bozarth (Author, Social Media for Trainers ). 2008). The industry and our clients move slowly. From Our Blog Posts.
How To Googlelize e-Learning Programs And Increase Its Repeat Value
AUGUST 16, 2004
Googlelize e-Learning Programs for Repeat Value We love Google for the way it helps us search tons of information to retrieve just the bytes we need, and for the way it helps us do this in a flash. Just like in Google, the search can be done through the use of a "key word". Help and Guide, Coaching A Search Function makes it easier for you to provide coaching and mentoring. Topics this issue: 1. Googlelize e-Learning Programs for Repeat Value 2. Illustration: "e-Learning Search Functionâ€ 3. The Search Function as a Coaching Tool 1. Click the listed items.
Facebook for e-Learning
NOVEMBER 7, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ". Flashcards You can create flashcards to help you study on Facebook. I hope that this helps. Files is powered by Box.net. Thanks.
Top 8 FREE Open Source LMSs
SEPTEMBER 14, 2014
Have either in the offering itself or via 3rd party sites – tutorials, books, whatever to help people build the platform. In one long breath features include course management, certificates, calender, forums, role management on admin side, authoring tool, assessment, news/announcements, video gallery, surveys, e-commerce, messaging, chat, LDAP and CAS integration, SCORM 2004 and search bar. Google Classroom is not a LMS, despite is PR pitch. Everyone loves free, especially with software. 100% free but with limited features (if you want those gone you pay for it).
JANUARY 5, 2011
This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 open source e-Learning projects for 2011 that will help you implement a low cost e-Learning solution. The project is hosted at Google Code. Traditional instructor led training is expensive and, in some cases, difficult to track its effectiveness. Enjoy! You can create a quiz app to assess your employees knowledge.
Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools
JANUARY 10, 2017
As for captioning videos, many DIY tools and paid services are available to help you make your video content more accessible. Founded by a group of filmmakers in 2004, Vimeo is a more “specialty” video content hosting and dissemination platform compared to YouTube, since their focus is on the content and not monetization. How Can CourseArc Help? The short answer? Vimeo. 3Play.
Profile of a learning architect: Peter Butler
Clive on Learning
MAY 30, 2011
Just like YouTube we use peer ratings to help users determine what’s good to watch.” He also knows that many of the problems which cause customers to call in for help could be resolved easily if learning content was made more available to them. Before his appointment he served as Director of Learning, BT Group plc from June 2004. That’s how young people think.
AUGUST 3, 2012
As a term, “micro-learning” has been around since about 2004, when it was put forward in a PhD thesis by Gerhard Gassler. Examples include: A lesson of the week on the back of the toilet door (as done at Google). You need to be able to point them to the particular page, or even paragraph, in the content that will help them at their point of need. Industry Talk
An Overview of HTML5
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
Between 2000 and 2004, growth of high bandwidth connections resulted in increased user demand for applications driven by technologies like Flash and AJAX. first started to emerge in 2004 and later it was labeled HTML5 in 2007. In 2010 with the help of major technology companies like Apple and Google, HTML5 support grew dramatically as web browser manufacturers started to support parts of the standard. We hope you found this post helpful. by Jonathan Shoaf. Many people in the eLearning industry are facing this challenge. How did we get here? in 1999. standard.
Sponge UK founder wins Venus Award
JULY 12, 2016
Pasterfield set up Sponge UK in 2004. The business, based at Plymouth Science Park, creates custom-made online training for global organisations including GlaxoSmithKline, Toyota, Coca-Cola, Tesco, Google and the United Nations. She said: “I’m hoping this award will help raise the profile of Plymouth as a great place to run a successful digital business.
Free e-Learning books
NOVEMBER 14, 2010
Whether you currently teach online or you are thinking about doing it in the future, we are here to help you sort through this process and we hope that this handbook might help you along the way. These tips will help you navigate the LMS minefield, streamline your selection process, and help you save money! That's a terrific list; enormously helpful. and 3.0,
Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K
JULY 23, 2012
Training – more and more of these systems provide tutorials online and help guides. The site is in Swedish, but you can change the language by selecting country flags or by using Google Translate. Feature set includes SCORM 2004, chat, assessment tool among others. If a streamlined system with the standard features are what you are seeking then my top 15 list will help you along the way. The argument that you have to spend over 50K to find a sweet LMS is totally bogus. Number of Users. These are folks who are going to use your system. Absolutely. . Skinning.
DECEMBER 5, 2010
In the glossary you will find a collection of terms and their definitions to help you "speak" e-learning. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Labels: astd , e-learning glossary , e-learning language , e-learning terms , elearning free resources , elearning glossaries , glossaries , learningcircuits , online learning glossaries , the BEST e-Learning Glossary Reactions: 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Get the eLearning News first! In other words, they need to “speak the same language. to version 3.6.6
eLearning Cyclops: Signs of Being in e-Learning Hell #eLearningHell
FEBRUARY 20, 2011
Signs you are in e-learning hell (as a designer/developer): The Help Desk calls and tells you they are receiving too many calls regarding your course and the _ (pop-up blocker, Flash Player and/or LMS sign-on). Here's one I always enjoy: Help Desk Agent: "Everyone at (location) cannot login to the LMS." Thanks for your help." To prove it they provided sample SCORM 2004 content which they offered as a diagnostic tool to demonstrate how sequencing totally worked in their LMS. ” with the next Help Desk call I get. eLearning Cyclops.
The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs
NOVEMBER 21, 2010
Update 11/24/2010: suggested by alearning ) Pinched Head Blog by Rick Maranta & Nancy Woinoski In this blog, you will find short articles and tutorials that will help you understand a little more about the world of eLearning. Update 11/23/2010: suggested by Nancy Woinoski ) Rapid e-Learning Blog by Tom Kuhlmann The Rapid E-Learning Blog shares practical tips and tricks to help you become a rapid e-learning pro. Making Change by Cathy Moore In this blog, youll find practical ideas that will help you create lively, powerful e-Learning for adults in the business world.
Meet 50 Northwestern alumni behind some of Chicago’s top startups
MARCH 11, 2016
Polymathic helps build software for entrepreneurs who might not have the resources to hire on a full team. James (Jamie) Crouthamel founded Performics in 1998 and lead the company as its president and CEO until it was sold to DoubleClick in 2004. Founded in 2005, Vodori is a software company that helps simplify marketing for health and wellness companies. John Aiello: SAVO.
Not Your Father’s ROI
JUNE 28, 2009
Look at Google and Cisco. On paper, Google’s net worth was about $30 billion at the end of 2008. Stock market investors value Google at $125 billion. Unpacking them can help us understand how to begin to assess ROII. The July issue of Chief Learning Officer is now available online. Productivity in a Networked era: Not Your Father’s ROI. Look at General Motors.
5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
For more info and additional options on this tool check: [link] 3) You can integrate eFront with Facebook, Wordpress, Joomla, LDAP or Amember Either through our Social layer, or through the help of our users community, eFront can be integrated with a variety of other systems. Here is a short list of things well-hidden inside eFront that you probable dont know or you dont use. to version 3.6.6
Understanding Web 2.0
AUGUST 16, 2009
Hint: it was not to exchange music and books for credit card information) It was created to help people share information. in 1999, followed by Tim O'Reilly in 2004, and then the 2006 Time magazine article Person of the Year - "You". in a clear way that helps to define what Web 2.0 One example of this is Woozer which combines Google Maps and Weather.com technologies to give 10 day forecasts from all over the world. One of the most popular web applications now-a-days is Google Docs. I hope I've been able to help build your definition of what Web 2.0
Agile Design: An Ethos for Creating Learning Platforms
Big Dog, Little Dog
OCTOBER 26, 2009
software by doing it and helping others do it. learning processes by doing it and helping others do it. Use Exemplary Performers and/or Subject Matter Experts to help identify the complexity of the environment. Turner (2004). Retrieved Oct 22, 2009: Google Books Software design methodology is now going through another paradigm shift — Agile Design. Thoughts?
JULY 20, 2009
I still maintain that it's helpful to keep an eye on these things. When you look at the keywords on the left you see things like: Social Learning (356) Social Media (411) Twitter (725) Google Wave (22) Camtasia (76) Adobe Captivate (71) Social Network (460) Now, the content set in this case are highly skewed towards innovators as compared to the topic sets being used by my past analysis (training conferences). I've done a few posts in the past that take a look at the topics that are Hot Topics in Training. I have doubts about the validity of these data. Just a thought.
Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Source – a conversation with Sakai’s Executive Director
FEBRUARY 25, 2010
In the open source world, these projects tend to be friendlier than Google vs. Microsoft :) Sakai started in 2004 – collaboration of universities (Michigan, Indiana, Stanford, MIT, Berkeley). – At Sakai – all of the 200 institutions help determine what the future of Sakai is going to be. Today as part of the Kineo Insights webinar series – a conversation on open source. The following are my notes from Part 1 of the webinar: The Truth About Open Source: A conversation with Michael Korcuska, Executive Director of Sakai. The Truth About Open Source Who writes the code? Risks?
Wise crowds and stupid mobs
Learning with e's
APRIL 27, 2010
Secondly, Galton was one of the UK's first psychologists (I trained as a psychologist too), and although I disagree profoundly with many of his ideas about intelligence, which led him to champion eugenics, I can't help but admire the way he trailblazed his ideas about human behaviour, forensic psychology and statistics long before other, more famous psychologists.
Interview on lms-selection.com
APRIL 22, 2010
At the beginning of 2004 the development of our SCORM module began. At mid 2007 we decided that it was time to open eFronts source and let other people contribute to the system - this strategic shift helped us improve the quality of the product and make it known to the learning community. Sébastien will post this interview on his website soon (translated in French). to version 3.6.6
Introducing the SCORM Cloud
DECEMBER 9, 2009
Essentially, your course content sits out on the cloud (much like your Google Docs or your Flickr pictures), and SCORM Cloud lets you deliver it wherever you want. SCORM Cloud tracks and records the same things SCORM 2004 (or 1.2 I’d recommend that you check out the SCORM Cloud if you’re feeling overly constrained by your LMS; it will help you break out of the traditional eLearning model and take advantage of some of the new 2.0 I had the pleasure of meeting Mike Rustici this year at DevLearn. Mike runs Rustici Software and he’s a total SCORM ninja.
From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6
AUGUST 24, 2010
Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Reactions: 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Get the eLearning News first! News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 8/24/2010 From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6 release back on January. Version 3.6
APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning
JULY 30, 2010
Google code is open source code, so you can manipulate. Google. Cliqset -social web service that helps users share and discover content and discuss it with other users. Search for restaurants in Google and Google Maps shows up with the various restaurants on the map. Uses Google Docs. appeared in 2004? If you want to take a peek into the future, then you should look no further than APIs and what they bring to the table. Open Architecture. APIs are open source code, so that developers (inc. Twitter has APIs, so does Facebook, even Linkedin. Gdata.
I hate it when that happensâ€¦lessons in language translation
NOVEMBER 10, 2008
Sometimes, if the text is not English but there’s a cool diagram or something I want more information on, I’ll attempt to use Google’s translation service. Sometimes it’s helpful and sometimes not so much. For learning practitioners, it’s a good lesson in using an expert to help you accurately translate text and concepts. Association for Educational Communications and Technology, 2004. There are a bunch of blogs and websites that I “read that are written in English and at least one other language. I’m not bilingual. 1999).
Daniel Pink and Framing the Task
SEPTEMBER 22, 2009
So I finally got around to listening to the Daniel Pink TED talk on Motivation — it had been lingering in my google reader for a while. There are methods out there, like job aids, that can help with this quite a bit. 2004). I had the same reaction that I’ve had to Daniel Pink in the past, which is that he starts strong, but gets soft as he goes along (I’m following along with A, then I see how it leads to B, then C, then – wait! how did we get to K already?), He talks about a study that looked a creative problem-solving task. 2006). Jing, H. 1, pp.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.
JUNE 3, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Edu-Gaming in the latest Escapist | Main | Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins » June 03, 2007 Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer. Talks about a meta-analysis (Bernard et al 2004) on distancev classroom….most For whom?