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LearnTrends 2009 Archive Videos Now Available

eLearning Cyclops

If you were not able to attend this past week's LearnTrends Conference, they have recorded the sessions and made them available at the link below. Social Media ISD m-Learning e-Learninglink] The sessions were wonderful. Thank you to everyone who put it together. learned quite a bit during these 3 days and plan to visit the recordings of the few sessions I was unable to attend.

LearnTrends: Microlearning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Janet Clarey’s LearnTrends session on Microlearning. The need and pressure to learn continually, coupled with limited time available to learn, make new digital media viable for professional development. Basic goal: make learning more effective through new media. It relies on human-to-human interaction and interaction with Internet media. “…occurring at the most minute of levels…minutes or seconds of time.&# Hug & Friesen, 2009. Relies on interaction with internet media. in repositories.

Narrowing Gap between Face-to-Face and Online Presentations

Tony Karrer

Hmmm… One last thought … I recently presented to a group of professional speakers about the use of social media. However, because of the dramatically different characteristics of Online Conferences and In-Person Conferences and because of the narrowing gap between face-to-face and online presentations – we will see a shift towards more online conferences such as LearnTrends 2009. Are people noticing this? It seems that face-to-face and online presenting are becoming more similar. See Better Conferences. for how great the audience input can be). and paying attention.

Contest - Win a Free Copy of Digital Habitats via LearnTrends 2009

Tony Karrer

Nancy White and John Smith will be doing a session at LearnTrends 2009 (a free online conference – you should definitely go register). We would really appreciate if your blog post can also mention the conference and the innovation awards and the Digital Habitats Contest: LearnTrends 2009 - Free Online Conference LearnTrends Innovation Awards Rules 1. Feedback?

Learning to Learn in the modern Enterprise

The Learning Generalist

One of the reasons I support social media and bite-sized learning, is because it gives learning professionals the ability to help learners across this iterative learning journey. You ARE a social learner, regardless of what you think! Add to that the plethora of other social media; Wikipedia , Twitter , Yahoo! Sumeet Moghe, 2009. He's a true guru.

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

In fact, my 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 , was most popular post for 2009 (see 2009 Top Posts and Topics ) and it came up pretty high in the recent Top 125 eLearning Posts of 2009. There will also be growth in discussions and social networks for collaborative learning. Certainly the Hottest Topics in eLearning for 2009 were social and informal learning.

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

September 2009. Thursday, October 08, 2009. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Tuesday, October 13, 2009. Wednesday, October 14, 2009. Thursday, October 15, 2009. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Finally Get It – Why Social Networking is So Important - Engaged Learning , September 29, 2009. Flash Accessibility (508 Compliance) - MinuteBio , September 13, 2009. Characteristics of Adult Learners - The eLearning Coach , September 28, 2009. Hot Topics.

Learned about Learning in 2009

Tony Karrer

And as part of this, I’ve been taking advantage of: 2009 Predictions How Did I Do? 2009 Top Posts and Topics , Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009 and just running through my blog posts for the year. 2009 has continued that effort. I’m convinced that we are all struggling to have our Work Skills Keep Up. And many of my 2009 Top Posts and Topics are related to exactly this. Online Sessions / Conferences / Discussions => Now Visible Networking I’ve seen during 2009 a real growth in the ability to spark up interesting discussions as online sessions.

LearnTrends - Sound - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

September 18, 2009 to September 25, 2009. Thursday, October 08, 2009. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Tuesday, October 13, 2009. Thursday, October 15, 2009. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference - eLearning Technology , September 21, 2009. Presentation: Fear and Loathing in Social Media - Dont Waste Your Time , September 19, 2009. Chunking Information - The eLearning Coach , September 23, 2009.

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

November 2009. Wednesday, December 02, 2009. Implementing Social Media: Beyond The Hype. Wednesday, December 02, 2009. Thursday, December 03, 2009. Monday, December 07, 2009. Tuesday, December 08, 2009. Tuesday, December 08, 2009. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Tuesday, December 08, 2009. Thursday, December 10, 2009. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Google Wave in education - Dont Waste Your Time , November 16, 2009. Really.

FAQ for Learntrends April 21-22

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

What is April Learntrends ? Learntrends is a series of online conversations among people with an interest in improving the process of learning in corporations and government. Learntrends welcomes anyone interested in organizational learning. When does Learntrends take place? What does Learntrends cost? Learntrends is free. Get the feel of what social media is all about. It’s the April installment of Corporate Learning Trends and Innovation. Who may attend? We hope to have storytellers and provocative thinkers joining in. Just come.

Five Myths of Social Learning

Dawn of Learning

Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. Social learning is all about providing more flexible and responsive ways for delivering this knowledge through user generated content, engagement, and feedback. December 4th, 2009 at 06:40 | #1 Social ECM-Media?

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Using the system, I found that the top hot topics in eLearning for 2009. Twitter has been the talk of the town during 2009.  Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources , August 12, 2009. Free PowerPoint Twitter Tools , October 6, 2009. All things Twitter , October 14, 2009. How to use Twitter on Campus , September 18, 2009. Hot Topic #2 - Social Media , Social Networks , Social Learning , and Informal Learning. Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team , October 22, 2009. August 25, 2009.

2009 Edublog Award Nominations

Janet Clarey

Now in it’s sixth year, the Edublog Awards “seek to recognize excellence in the use of blogs and social media to facilitate education.&#. Here are my nominations, by category, for the 2009 Edublog Awards : Best individual blog: elearnspace (George Siemens). Most influential blog post(s): There are two on the same topic. #1: The Great Keynote Meltdown of 2009 and #2 Spectacle at Web 2.0 Best educational use of a social networking service: LearnTrends Online Conference on Ning (George Siemens, Tony Karrer, Jay Cross). La la. must read. Shoot.

Associations must think laterally

Learning and Working on the Web

In many cases I’ve felt that I could have better relationships through my own networks, via my blog, Twitter or a free social network, like LearnTrends. As more forms of web social media offer viable networking options, the days of the hierarchical membership association may soon be over. became more interested in unconferences, podcamps and meetups.

Measurement & ROI for Social & Network Learning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my notes from the Learn Trends: Networked and Social Learning online mini-conference. Measurement & ROI for Social & Network Learning. How are you measuring social learning? Social & network learning really falls into the OTJ learning, not formal. In chat, vivien disagreed: “I don’t agree that social learning is always downstream of training intervention&#. But maybe we can’t just shoehorn social learning into one part of the chart. This can be the social network. This is post 2 of 3. Support learning.

eLearning Tour - May 21 - Free

Tony Karrer

On May 21, LearnTrends will be hosting an eLearning Tour Event. His work in social media, e-Learning and Performance Support has won awards and has led him into engagements at many Fortune 500 companies including Credit Suisse, Royal Bank of Canada, Citibank, Lexus, Microsoft, Nissan, Universal, IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, Fidelity Investments, Symbol Technologies and SHL Systemhouse. 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. and Ph.D.

Respond to the call for eLearning demonstrations from the CLTI community

Ignatia Webs

In April they organized a wonderful Learntrends activity that gave the floor to eLearning professionals all around the world for 24 hours. could not attend at that time, but I am certainly looking forward to attend any future Learntrends event. So anyone who whishes to propose, explain, unravel their eLearning case (mobile, social media, self-pased.) is invited to send their proposal.

Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Here are the top sites from Informal Learning Flow for September 2009. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The Awesomeness Manifesto - HarvardBusiness.org , September 16, 2009. An Operating System for the Mind - Half an Hour , September 19, 2009. RSS never blocks you or goes down: why social networks need to be decentralized - OReilly Radar , September 14, 2009. Rapid Prototyping Tools Revisited - Adaptive Path , September 16, 2009. Full Circle , September 8, 2009. TechCrunch , September 20, 2009.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

November 6, 2009 to November 13, 2009. LearnTrends 2009. November 17-19, 2009. Social Learning for Management Development: Introducing CoachingOurselves. Tuesday, November 17, 2009. Tuesday, November 17, 2009. Thursday, November 19, 2009. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. 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.

Online social networks, learning and viral expansion loops

Sticky Learning

The most common question at these is, 'so what have you been up to lately?" I respond, 'well I'm becoming more and more interested in the use of social media and microblogging for learning', I then get puzzled looks that say, "too much time on your hands", "what is he talking about?" For me though I see a real role for social media as a platform for business learning.

Future of Learning as a Business #4

Learning and Working on the Web

For Session 4 of today’s LearnTrends event Dave Wilkins , Learn.com , led off on the subject of social learning and the challenge of the concept as opposed to the technologies. Concepts such as wirearchy , the long tail or wisdom of crowds need to be understood and put into our work context before we can really become social learners at work.

Learning and KM: Separated at birth?

Jay Cross

KM World 2009 is next week. social media consumer, HBS professor, MIT research scientist, and author, McAfee focuses on how emergent social software platforms are benefiting enterprises, and how smart organizations and their leaders are making effective use of them to share knowledge, inspire innovation, and enable decision making. tools. strategy. DevLearn and KM World.

Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

August was a little quiet in terms of traffic numbers and vacations, but there were some really great posts you may have missed during vacation.  I know I did.  So here are the top posts based on social signals via eLearning Learning for August 2010. They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference. This as reported by Fox and Bailenson (2009). Social media is a fad. The Evolving Social Organization - Learning and Working on the Web , August 25, 2010 Tweet Co-author: Thierry deBaillon – @tdebaillon. Social media is a fad. Busted.