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Irish Learning Alliance Visit

Kapp Notes

The event was attended by learning leaders from KPMG, Diageo, UBS, Citi, CitiCards, RiskTrain, Deloitte, Astra Zeneca, Morgan Stanley, Tiffany and Sun Micro Systems. A few weeks ago, I was fortunate it enough to travel to see the Prime Minister of Ireland and hear about the Irish Learning Alliance. Tom, Michelle & Dave take a break from at the ILA learning session.(taken eLearning and St.

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Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

But like Pontiacs and Oldsmobiles, old-school ROI’s day in the sun is waning. The July issue of Chief Learning Officer is now available online. It features an article in which Jon Husband and I delve into how to measure the impact of learning in the network era. Productivity in a Networked era: Not Your Father’s ROI. The industrial age has run out of steam. Look at General Motors.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems

Learning Visions

Thursday, December 06, 2007 eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems The eLearning Guild hosted a webinar this afternoon featuring the winners of The eLearning DemoFest which took place at the DevLearn Conference & Expo on November 7, 2007. Sun added a lot of page-level restrictions. Game Based Learning Finding more effective ways to teach about Sun and the business.

Storyboarding The Visuals

The eLearning Coach

Rather than present all the different types of protected health information in a text list, I created a radial diagram with the word “PHI&# in the center (Protected Health Information) and lines coming out from the center like rays of the sun. Recently, an astute eLearning Coach reader emailed this question, “How do you visualize the narration so that the graphic or animation is emphasizing the narration and vice versa? Do you take the narration script and highlight keywords and then animate to those keywords?&#. Look At Global Instructional Strategies. Concretize Concepts.

Noise pollution

E-Learning Provocateur

For example, today we screened The Burning Season in-house, which we followed up with a talk by the protagonist, Dorjee Sun – CEO of Carbon Conservation. COP15 was a fiasco. At the eleventh hour, the world’s governments are cobbling together half‑baked emissions targets, after 2 weeks of posturing, grandstanding and generally faffing about. Why bother? Corporate citizenship.

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Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences?

Learning Visions

You do know that, right?) As I'm ramping up in my new job, I'm talking with my new Kineo colleagues about everything under the sun. What's your take on using audio in eLearning? For or against? Do you use audio on every slide because the client says people will think it's broken if you don't? This has happened to me!) We know to avoid narrating text word for word, for instance. Really.

The 12 Days of eLearning

eLearning Brothers

As you can see, our experience spans across many different verticals and no two projects are the same, so we can build anything under the sun. The very first templates sold in 2009 were sold on our website eLearningTemplates.com, but the company news, blog, about us, and contact us details were housed on eLearningBrothers.com. Learning Objectives. Video Layout Screen. Final Summary.

#DevLearn 2012: Kapp Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Posing for a picture with former student Xiaomei (Ivy) Sun who is creating a lot of elearning in China. This as reported by Fox and Bailenson (2009). In similar study conducted by Yee, Bailenson & Ducheneaut, (2009), had three control group. 2009).Virtual 2009). Saw a bunch colleagues and friends, and had lots of fun in the Gamification Workshop. 2006).

Future of Digital Music--The Future of LMS Content

Kapp Notes

Recently, I spoke with a reporter from The Vancouver Sun about the future of the music industry and digital music. have written before on the topic in my post New Music Distribution Model: Video Games. The music industry is still struggling with creating a new revenue model and how to handle the disaggregation of content. Like music used to live in the trap of albums or CDs.

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Speaking and Workshop Services

Tony Karrer

Dr. Karrer’s experience is diverse including founding CTO of eHarmony, associate professor of Computer Science, and consultant to Credit Suisse, Citibank, Lexus, Microsoft, Nissan, Universal, IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Sun, Symbol Technologies and many others. In Learning, Extended Brain and Topic Hubs , I talked about the story behind the launch of Speaking Pro Central. where he received a M.S.

LearnTrends Speakers and Topics Accounced

Tony Karrer

We've put up a preliminary schedule for LearnTrends 2009. You can find the conference description, preliminary schedule and session descriptions at: LearnTrends 2009 Conference Agenda Topics and Speakers include: Introduction: Convergence in Learning - George Siemens, Tony Karrer & Jay Cross The Immernet Singularity - Tony O'Driscoll Extending Learning to the Edges of Organizations - Charles Jennings & Andy McGovern – Thomson Reuters Reinventing Organizational Learning - Clark Quinn & Jay Cross Enterprise 2.0, Please see that post for details. eLearning Technology.

Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest?

Performance Learning Productivity

ning site, podcasts, video learning resources, RSS feeds from the large technology providers such as Cisco, Sun and Microsoft, and a number of other facilities including a range short formal modules deep-linked from the corporate LMS that could be pulled on-demand. Learning Tree has been around since 1974. Readers Digest is much older, having first rolled off the presses in 1922.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences?

Learning Visions

Tuesday, May 12, 2009 Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences? You do know that, right?) As Im ramping up in my new job, Im talking with my new Kineo colleagues about everything under the sun. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Whats your take on using audio in eLearning? For or against? This has happened to me!) Really.

LearnTrends: Extending Learning to the Edges of Organizations

Experiencing eLearning

technologies including a ‘Learning Exchange’ based on Sun technology, a virtual Technology Institute and other global immersive eLearning solutions including a virtual world collaboration environment. Working with Sun for Thomson Reuters Social Learning Exchange (SLX). Public version from Sun: https://slx.sun.com/ , site about the product here: SLX. Live blogged notes from Extending Learning to the Edges of Organizations with Charles Jennings & Andy McGovern. My side comments are in italics. The firm has recently deployed learning solutions using 2.0 Charles Jennings.

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eLearning Learning Hot List Feb 1-14

Tony Karrer

Items HP Learning Center - free online software, business, marketing and IT classes for small and medium business Pedagogy - MoodleDocs Keywords Learning Technologies Social Media Hosting Twitter iPhone Ning Adobe Sun Google TechKnowledge ASTD Notes on the list. Hot List - 2/1/2009 - 2/14/2009 Posts Mathemagenic " PhD conclusions in a thousand words: blogging practices of knowledge workers A Guide to Social Learning What Goes in the LMS? The posts come from the primary sources for this group. Other items come from other sources. Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.com.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Objectives -- How Some of them Work

Learning Visions

Friday, January 09, 2009 Instructional Objectives -- How Some of them Work Lunchtime webinosh with Will Thalheimer, PhD (president of Work-Learning Research, Inc. You will learn that perch navigate by using the sun? Can perch navigate by using the sun? Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Help organizations to bridge the gap between research on learning and reality.) Next event: Fri. Jan 23rd on Myths Question of the Week How has the economy affected your Learning Unit? What will happen? Delayed feedback.)

Fun and Games in June

Kapp Notes

Confirmed speakers and attendees include executives from Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, Microsoft, Sun Microsystems, Sony, THQ, Blizzard, Divide by Zero Games and Obsidian. Here are two game conferences which might be of interest. June is a busy month for me so I will not be attending either one, but, if you are close by, you may want to attend one of the conferences: Pittsburgh The first is the Game Education Summit. This conference will take place at Carnegie Mellon University’s Entertainment Technology Center (ETC) in Pittsburgh, PA, on June 16-17. At the door registration will be $399.

Slow Evolution of Learning Solutions

Tony Karrer

ning site, podcasts, video learning resources, RSS feeds from the large technology providers such as Cisco, Sun and Microsoft, and a number of other facilities including a range short formal modules deep-linked from the corporate LMS that could be pulled on-demand. A lot to be learned from these kinds of examples. Great post from Charles Jennings – Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest? Learning Tree reported a decline of 31.2% in earnings compared to 2008. Operating expenses were down from $22 million to $14.6

Tapping the Social Grid - Free Webinar

Tony Karrer

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. I'm going to be doing a free webinar with Mark Sylvester of IntroNetworks that's about Crowdsourcing in the Small and Social Brain. Hat tip to Virginia Yonkers for calling it the Social Grid. This should be a very interesting discussion. and Ph.D.

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[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

Personal Learning Informal Learning Corporate eLearning eLearning Design Authoring Tools Rapid e-Learning Tools eLearning (e-Learning) e-Learning Software Blended e-Learning e-Learning Tools Learning Management Systems (LMS) e-Learning ROI and Metrics Search via eLearning Learning for first time visitors Wednesday, April 15, 2009 Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology Its been a while since I looked at: ROI and Metrics in eLearning and in this case, I was more looking at traditional content delivery and their impact. eLearning Solutions Enterprise 2.0 Is there any proof?

eLearning Tour - May 21 - Free

Tony Karrer

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. 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. and Ph.D. in Computer Science.

Instructional Objectives -- How Some of them Work

Learning Visions

You will learn that perch navigate by using the sun? Can perch navigate by using the sun? Lunchtime webinosh with Will Thalheimer, PhD (president of Work-Learning Research, Inc. Help organizations to bridge the gap between research on learning and reality.) Next event: Fri. Jan 23rd on Myths Question of the Week How has the economy affected your Learning Unit? responses in parens below) Hit us Hard (18%) Hurt a Little (50%) Not much effect (32?) What will happen? We'll come back to that in a minute. Delayed feedback.) If objectives worded general, they have very little effect.

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eLearning Costs : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

Personal Learning Informal Learning Corporate eLearning eLearning Design Authoring Tools Rapid e-Learning Tools eLearning (e-Learning) e-Learning Software Blended e-Learning e-Learning Tools Learning Management Systems (LMS) e-Learning ROI and Metrics Search via eLearning Learning for first time visitors Thursday, September 10, 2009 eLearning Costs : eLearning Technology A reader sent a note asking my opinion on the vendor pricing in The Great eTrain Robbery? eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 eLearning Solutions Enterprise 2.0 Or not.

Design elements - a graphics style manual

Clive on Learning

Distribute light and dark like firecrackers and the rising sun : Above all, make distinctions between light and dark noticeable and clear. I love crossing into related disciplines and exploring the received wisdom. I'm obviously not a professional graphic designer but I am an enthusiastic amateur and keen to improve. With this in mind I enjoyed exploring Timothy Samara's sumptuous Design elements - a graphic style manual. In this posting I can't make available any of the examples to you - for those you'll have to buy the book; but I can share the rules. Use two typeface families maximum.OK,maybe

Let’s host a global meeting

Jay Cross

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The Death of Training: Rumors Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

Living in Learning

Compare the earth to the sun and the earth is no longer the largest object. Open up the scope to include the sun and what we perceived as large is now small. Chances are good that I have contributed to those rumors, though not with an inkling of anything resembling malicious intent. Several of the professional groups I have joined through LinkedIn yield consistent discussion themes that register concern for the future of training. The concern comes from a cross-section of trainers, designers, training managers, and vendors. agree, but only in part. Well…not so. We all are.

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Guff: a conversation in 3 parts. Part 1

Clark Quinn

Sun’s capturing top performance on video and sharing it.  A: Looking up from reading.  Guff!”. B: Curious.  What’s guff?”. A: “All this social learning stuff.”. B: “Really, you think so?”. A: “Yeah, I mean, learning’s learning, and who needs to make a ‘social’ out of it?  We’ve got courses, if they want to be social in the classroom, fine, but all this hype about social learning is just a way for consultants to try to sell old soda in new bottles.”. B: “So you think learning is about courses?”. A: “Sure.  Heck, they can clone a product in months, or less.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Back to Work

Learning Visions

Citrus colored walls, big windows that let the sun pour in. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, August 04, 2008 Back to Work Monday was my first day back to work after almost three months. I put in a nice five hour effort, appearing on site at our new office space. Not too bad. What have I been doing all that time? Enjoying the best summer vacation/maternity leave of my life. My husband is a stay-at-home-dad, so we had the benefit of two parents home all summer with the kids. Tomatoes every night this week! eLearnin.

Winter Solstice at Newgrange, Ireland

The E-Learning Curve

Today at dawn the chamber of the Stone Age monument at Newgrange, Ireland is illuminated by the rising sun entering the passage to light up the chamber. Winter Solstice at Newgrange, Ireland is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

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Open Source E-Learning Development 3: Open Office.org

The E-Learning Curve

Sun’s OpenOffice.org is a collection of applications that provide the features expected from a modern office suite. Internet] Available from: [link] [Accessed 24 August 2009] --. One of the main benefits of using XML-based tools (as we will see in a future post) is that it facilitates a "create once, reuse many times" approach to content objects. Now read on. Figure 1.

Self organised - Me?

Learning with e's

The sun is streaming in through the windows and everyone is happy. Here I am in the idyllic surroundings of the Rookery Manor Hotel deep in the Somerset countryside. It really is cider country round here, and to prove it I sank a pint of the golden stuff last night in the company of @jamesclay and @dsugden. will explore PLEs and VLEs and will look at mashups of tools and spaces too. Right.

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Never mind the quality, feel the width

Learning with e's

Love or hate Wikipedia, you have to admit it is a real phenomenon, with just about every subject under the sun covered, and high rankings for all pages in search engines. Is Wikipedia dying a slow death? Will the one-stop shop for students soon draw its final breath? The study estimates that Wikipedia has lost 49,000 editors in just a few months. What are they doing now?

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Upcoming events

Janet Clarey

Wednesday, February 25, 2009 1:00 PM (GMT -05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada). Summit 2009. April 30, 2009, 7 AM PST - 2 PM PST - Virtual Event w/ Expo. Karie Willyerd, VP and CLO of Sun Microsystems shares how she manages Sun Learning Services as a profit-center and a central service to employees, customers, partners and the community. I hope you can join me for some upcoming events. I’ll be presenting a Free Webinar, Powered by Saba, on the topic of: Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace: Overview and Instructional Design Considerations.

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Free Screen Capture Program. beyond Print Screen

Take an e-Learning Break

This program hangs around as a "sun" image at the top of your screen. Just started using Jing , a free online screen capture program. It's not as full-featured as Snagit but it is simple, easy to use and does the job. Click the image and then select the area of the screen you'd like to capture. Sharing to Screencast returns a convenient link which is copied to your clipboard.

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