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LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

Probably just three years ago, if you said Element K I would have immediately thought about off-the-shelf courseware. However, Element K has made substantial, progressive improvements to their LMS, most recently by building custom integrations between Jive Clearspace and KnowledgeHub, Element K’s LMS. Platform Prod Management & Marketing, Element K about their social media capabilities. Here’s what she had to say: Q: What social media tools is Element K incorporating into their LMS? Generation21. GeoLearning.

Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009

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December 1, 2009 to December 15, 2009. eLearning Templates – 20 Resources - eLearning Technology , December 7, 2009. It’s Culture, Leadership and E2.0 … or fail - trainingwreck , December 13, 2009. Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009 - eLearning Learning Posts , December 2, 2009. Collaborative learning using Captivate and Twitter - Adobe Captivate Blog , December 11, 2009. Dont Waste Your Time , December 10, 2009. Free-to-Use E-Learning Development 19: Techsmith Jing (Part 3) – Conclusions - The E-Learning Curve , December 8, 2009.

LMSs that kick ass - OutStart

Janet Clarey

Element K. Another Friday and another LMS that kicks ass! This week’s featured system is OutStart. I interviewed Jeff Whitney, Vice President of Marketing. By way of background, Jeff told me that OutStart has two flavors: Participate, their general social software solution and TrainingEdge.com, their SaaS solution which includes LMS, collaborative authoring, and social media specifically configured to support learning. Their acquisition included the Participate team – a group with 12 years of social media experience dating back to the mid 90s. Each has very different objectives.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

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June 2009. Top 100 Learning Game Resources - Upside Learning Blog , June 24, 2009. The Various Roles of Instructional Design (work in progress) - Jonathan’s ID , June 5, 2009. Business of Learning - eLearning Technology , June 15, 2009. SharePoint vs. Social Media - Engaged Learning , June 22, 2009. Captivate Widgets Tutorial: Create your first Widget - Adobe Captivate Blog , June 19, 2009. New online book on mobile learning -available for free download - Ignatia Webs , June 12, 2009. Time Spent - The Learning Circuits Blog , June 1, 2009.

Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009 Student Guide: Introduction to ‘Wikis’ in Blackboard - Don't Waste Your Time , June 12, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design 11: The Kemp Model - The E-Learning Curve , June 10, 2009 I Say Instructional Designer, You Say Tomah-toe - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009 Attribution in a Web 2.0 Can We Enhance People's Cognitive Outcomes? Browse eLearning Content

Social Learning Trends from Elliott Masie

Bottom-Line Performance

P.S. – check out what some other reviews of the survey: Clive Shepherd and Tom Stone over at Element K My husband asked me yesterday to explain Web 2.0 to him again. He’s a skeptic, (and, at heart, something of a luddite) and fails to see how twittering or facebook can really drive business results. in learning. Rate the value of social learning in your organization?

Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank

Tony Karrer

I recently had a great conversation with Becky Barch, a performance consultant at the Bank, about her smart application of discussion forum software from ElementK. Looking at Capital City Bank from the outside, I wouldn’t have expected to find a great example of social learning inside. They are a solid, conservative bank. The forum is targeted to a small group – loan/lending assistants.

Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs

Tony Karrer

I just saw a post by Amit Garg Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs. His list was very similar to the list of sources that eLearning Learning includes. It made me wonder how many sources does eLearning Learning include? Turns out it's exactly 99. Please let me know if I'm missing any blogs that produce good content on eLearning and more particularly Workplace eLearning that would make sense to include. eLearning Learning is looking for a bit deeper posts that focus on applied issues. The full feed provides snippets from each source. It's Tony Karrer delicious links.

eLearning Tour - May 21 - Free

Tony Karrer

Before, Bob was the Executive Director of Education for Element K where he directed and influenced their learning model and products. On May 21, LearnTrends will be hosting an eLearning Tour Event. This is designed to take you on a quick tour of different examples of what's happening out there. These examples are coming straight from our eLearning community. Sign up on the Learn Trends site and Attend the Event. In the next few days, I'll have more specifics on what examples will be part of the event that day. She coordinates the mlearnopedia.com site. and Ph.D.

Adobe eLearning Suite training

Adobe Captivate

One is Element K (and we should have this available on the Adobe store at some point); the other is Lodestone. elearning suite training , lodestone , elementk. Many of you have approached me regarding Adobe eLearning Suite training. The need for good training and possibly a certification that adequately covers the suite specific workflows and shared tools (like the SCORM packager, LMS adapter, Flash learning interactions, etc.) continues to be the single biggest request I hear from the eLS user base. . Record software demonstrations and simulations.

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

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November 2009. Wednesday, December 02, 2009. Wednesday, December 02, 2009. Thursday, December 03, 2009. Monday, December 07, 2009. Tuesday, December 08, 2009. Tuesday, December 08, 2009. Tuesday, December 08, 2009. Thursday, December 10, 2009. Google Wave in education - Dont Waste Your Time , November 16, 2009. Learning Putty , November 20, 2009. Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources - Upside Learning Blog , November 2, 2009. eLearning Conferences 2010 - eLearning Technology , November 19, 2009. Random Web 2.0

DevLearn - Google Wave - Organizational Learning - Best of eLearning Learning

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November 6, 2009 to November 13, 2009. LearnTrends 2009. November 17-19, 2009. Tuesday, November 17, 2009. Tuesday, November 17, 2009. Thursday, November 19, 2009. Alternatives to PowerPoint in the classroom - Dont Waste Your Time , November 11, 2009. Put your learners on a diet - consider a pull-based learning approach - Free as in Freedom , November 6, 2009. ZaidLearn , November 12, 2009. Blogs – Day 1 – An Introduction - Engaged Learning , November 9, 2009. MinuteBio , November 12, 2009. November 13, 2009.

SCORM: What you should be asking your LMS Vendor to be

eLearning 24-7

If they do not know what “off the shelf&# means,Exit stage right. : ) as in walk away… Why is it important to find out if they have any or have they ever uploaded off the shelf 3rd party SCORM courses from another vendor (regardless of netg, skillsoft, elementK, whomever), because there may come a time, where you want a management or leadership course or a MS Word course and you do not want to build it. SCORM, SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004, AICC what does it all mean? Better yet, what does it mean to YOU when trying to find that LMS or LCMS vendor? out there on the net for that.

SCORM: What you should be asking your LMS Vendor to be

eLearning 24-7

If they do not know what “off the shelf&# means,Exit stage right. : ) as in walk away… Why is it important to find out if they have any or have they ever uploaded off the shelf 3rd party SCORM courses from another vendor (regardless of netg, skillsoft, elementK, whomever), because there may come a time, where you want a management or leadership course or a MS Word course and you do not want to build it. SCORM, SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004, AICC what does it all mean? Better yet, what does it mean to YOU when trying to find that LMS or LCMS vendor? out there on the net for that.

Rapid (Collaborative) Authoring Tools for developers/SMEs in multiple locations

Janet Clarey

KnowledgeHub Authoring Tool (Element K). I’ve been slicing and dicing our Authoring Tool KnowledgeBase and doing some online research in response to a question about collaborative rapid authoring tools that developers in multiple locations can use. Thought I’d share what I found for three reasons - (1) hopefully to provide some valuable information, (2) to see who I may have missed so I can add them and/or get them added to our KnowledgeBase (3) to let you know about the type of client-driven research we do at Brandon Hall Research. gotta love crowdsourcing ). Ltd.).

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

28 Web Conference Training Tips - eLearning Weekly , July 10, 2009 Learning to use web conferencing technology is pretty easy, but there is a lot more to training via web conference than just putting on a headset, dialing up an audio-conferencing bridge, and logging onto the application. How to plan and run a good web conference - Influence , May 7, 2009 While the technology is getting better and better ( here's a good list of options ), putting on a good web conference still requires some preparation and practice. Below are some helpful tips. It’s a guess why. Spot on, CogDog!

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Storyboard Templates iPhone - Best of eLearning Learning

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December 1, 2009 to December 31, 2009. 35 More Qualities Of The Ideal Instructional Designer - The eLearning Coach , December 13, 2009. eLearning Templates – 20 Resources - eLearning Technology , December 7, 2009. Dont Waste Your Time , December 16, 2009. Top 20 E-Learning Blogs for 2009 + Some Reflections on 2009 - The E-Learning Curve , December 14, 2009. and Change Present Challenges to Many Learning Executives - Informal Learning , December 13, 2009. Top Learning Resources of 2009 - Learn and Lead , December 23, 2009.

First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning

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10 Best (Learning) Books of 2009 - Sticky Learning , January 11, 2010 Review of 10 books around learning / eLearning in 2009. social learning) grew immensely in 2009. On Finding a Job in the Learning and Development Industry - Element K Blog , January 8, 2010 As 2010 gets going, many in the L&D industry continue to face the job-search struggle. Great Workplace eLearning Posts from 2009 , January 4, 2010. Great Workplace eLearning Posts from 2009 , January 4, 2010. Best of eLearning Learning. January 1, 2010 to January 15, 2010. He’s right.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

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’ million in 2009. Free Videos for Learning and Development Professionals - Element K Blog , September 11, 2010 I recently wrote a blog post titled “Podcasts in the Learning and Development Industry&# wherein I described and linked to several of the more popular and valuable podcasts for learning professionals. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September. But how to write one? These samples will give you some ideas. Challenge #1: I don’t know how to get my image to fill the entire screen. cation.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

One of the more compelling online pedagogical approaches is digital storytelling that combines audiovisual elements and focuses on a human interest story. 15) - Element K Blog , July 6, 2010 It's time for another edition of the Learning and Development Roundup! Back in December, I wrote about her final survey results for 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010.