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The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. It is as though I’m looking in a mirror.” I love this description because it encapsulates what should be the crux of any mobile learning strategy. That is, recognizing that mobile content delivery should be fully controlled by the learner. Don’t assess how mobile fits in your blended learning strategy. and CSS

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

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They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. There are consumer locations that have implemented augmented reality without using a mobile device to view it.  If you have a mobile device with a camera, opportunities are endless. Social Learning. Mobile Learning.

State of the LMS 2012

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For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. One important data point here – the term “LCMS” is on its deathbed. Today, however more and more learning management systems are bringing into content management features, inc.

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

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especially love it when it happens in the e-learning industry. Innovators and Risk Takers – emerging technology integrated, new ideas, pushing the envelope in what is possible in e-learning/social learning/m-learning, coming up with something that has never been done before – risk takers. You do not want to switch, but your current LMS, doesn’t have the social learning or any social learning features I need or want. Provides social learning features including shoutbox, photos, discussion boards, blogs, events, polls, articles.

how not to adopt an lcms

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Executive Perspective > How not to adopt an LCMS How not to adopt an LCMS June 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As the economy has forced organizations to do more with less, we’re seeing more and more interest in LCMS systems. Some common mistakes organizations make when adopting and LCMS are: Trying to shoe-horn your existing process into your new system. One of the reasons you’re adopting an LCMS is to streamline your process. Learn more about Dawn here. No trackbacks yet.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast. Learn more about Dawn here.

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

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This will become one of the biggest features in 2012 – especially with people wanting to create simulations without being an e-learning developer. However, the ability to do real time via mobile – i.e. ask question, people in the room respond – real time polling – hasn’t caught on yet in this space. Over 98% of the LMS/LCMS/learning platform have at least one compliance standard, so why use a RCAT that doesn’t?  If it is the latter, and your system accepts SCORM 2004 only (which thus accepts 1.2 What does it all mean? Desktop.

Training Method Trends

Clark Quinn

He recently provided me some information about what learning delivery methods were being used and particularly if they were trending up or down. LMS - Learning Management Systems - are growing at one of the fastest rates of any of the established methods. I'm not surprised, but I'm sure there continues to be pain ( Learning Management Systems (LMS) Gotchas , Tracking Without an LMS , LMS Dissatisfaction on the Rise , Do You WANT an LMS? That likely will make the numbers around a term like mobile learning a bit problematic. Look at mobile learning in education.

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. But as we all know, learning is evolving. Today, we keep hearing that formal presentations are out, that it’s all about informal learning, social learning and user-generated content. So, while structured informal learning sounds like an oxymoron, here are four reasons why structure still matters: 1. This stung! felt the same.

e-books, open standards, and content formats

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Executive Perspective , News > e-Books, Open Standards, and Content Formats e-Books, Open Standards, and Content Formats February 26th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I want to comment and discuss a real-world example of why XML and XML standards are fundamental to your strategy when selecting an LCMS. One of the great questions we hear when prospective clients evaluate LCMS solutions is “what is the role of XML in my decision”? The latest output is an e-Book for your learning materials. The standard is the “.epub”

Five Myths of Social Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. 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. Myth #2: Learning objects are dead.

Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > ECM , Executive Perspective > Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? January 22nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As we start the New Year I thought I’d chat about our latest announcement - Xyleme LCMS running as an integrated solution (application) on EMC’s Documentum platform. When we started a few years ago, we decided to use XML as the foundation of our LCMS solution. Xyleme LCMS on Documentum is not for everyone. No trackbacks yet.

why learning and enterprise content management?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > ECM , Executive Perspective > Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? January 22nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As we start the New Year I thought I’d chat about our latest announcement - Xyleme LCMS running as an integrated solution (application) on EMC’s Documentum platform. When we started a few years ago, we decided to use XML as the foundation of our LCMS solution. Xyleme LCMS on Documentum is not for everyone. No trackbacks yet.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, June 28, 2007 Emerging Technologies in e-Learning I sat in on a lunchtime WebEx presentation with Gary Woodill -- Director, Research and Analysis, Brandon Hall Research. The topic: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning. Developed over 60 e-learning programs. Emerging" = kinds of e-learning that are just starting to show up -- in labs, new company offerings. A big explosion in the last 2 years. This was "e-Learning 1.0". People dont learn in chunks.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

What do you use your mobile phone for? Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. You would be hard pressed to find an area of personal technology experiencing as much intensive innovation right now as in mobile. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. At the same time: - Google continues to grow its open OS for mobile devices: Android. In many organizations, mobile devices are more prevalent than PCs. David.

Learning Pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse April 8th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Jay Cross has started a conversation on the Future of Organizational Learning and Development. Michael Hanley analyzing 5 factors that are contributing to the emergence of informal and non-formal learning. Blended learning, Talent management and Learning 2.0 are discussed in the first part whereas Knowledge centers and Learning simulations in the second part of his blog posting. Wow, it is amazing!

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

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Best of eLearning Learning. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010 Premise :  Learning communities or networks thrive because its members possess certain skills and capabilities.  The road ahead :  I am presently developing detailed role descriptions, community guidelines, role assessment tools, and the identification of appropriate learning products and offerings. Can You Learn from a Recording? aLearning , April 13, 2010 We make recordings all the time: podcasts, recorded audio conferences, recorded Webinars. Facebook for Learning?

The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. The same is true for “digital content”, including training content and learning content management systems. So what does this have to do with Learning Content Management Systems? To begin with, what I constantly hear from Learning and Development departments is that they are faced with similar “production” problems. Theme by mg12.

learning pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse June 12th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Cammy Bean is discussing the “ Shades of Instructional Design ” and Jonathan Atleson is blogging on the same topic about “ The various Roles of Instructional Design ” – make sure you don’t miss the comments Jay Cross is blogging about the session he led entitled “Business Impact of Social and Informal Learning”. Also, check out Karyn Romeis’ answer to “How do we control what people are learning”. No trackbacks yet.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse May 27th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Tony Karrer is blogging about the term “meta-learning” and its definition as it was used in the article “ Become a chief meta-learning officer ” by Jay Cross and Clark Quinn. nice description of the process undertaken when using the Instructional Systems Design (ISD) strategy to learning program development, by Michael Hanley. Learn more about Dawn here. Great insights are shared by author and commenters.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

What do you use your mobile phone for? Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. You would be hard pressed to find an area of personal technology experiencing as much intensive innovation right now as in mobile. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. At the same time: - Google continues to grow its open OS for mobile devices: Android. In many organizations, mobile devices are more prevalent than PCs. David.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

What do you use your mobile phone for? Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. You would be hard pressed to find an area of personal technology experiencing as much intensive innovation right now as in mobile. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. At the same time: - Google continues to grow its open OS for mobile devices: Android. In many organizations, mobile devices are more prevalent than PCs. David.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

What do you use your mobile phone for? Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. You would be hard pressed to find an area of personal technology experiencing as much intensive innovation right now as in mobile. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. At the same time: - Google continues to grow its open OS for mobile devices: Android. In many organizations, mobile devices are more prevalent than PCs. David.

welcome to xyleme insider!

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. January 20th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Welcome to Xyleme Insider , our new and redesigned learning blog that has broadened its horizons to the whole new area of enterprise learning! Technorati Tags: content management system blog , learning blog , learning blogs Despoina News content management system blog , learning blog , learning blogs Comments (0) Trackbacks (0) Leave a comment Trackback No comments yet. Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? Learn more about Dawn here.

Edublog Award Nominations

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Best group blog – Workplace Learning Today by Brandon Hall. Best new blog – Work, Learn, Play by Jay Shaw. Best resource sharing blog – Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies by Jane Hart. Learn more about Dawn here. Best individual blog – trainingwreck by Dan Pontefract. reference him often. pleasure to read.

Publishing Your Way to Content Success

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. It’s the same with developing learning content. What are the hard things in developing learning content? Learning Pulse Single-Source Learning Content Development… RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight. Learn more about Dawn here. After the call, the VP of Sales I was with gave me a book called “Prospecting Your Way to Sales Success&#.

Learning Pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse October 30th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Harold Jarche is blogging about the future of the training department , briefly looking back at the pre-training age and then at how training has evolved after its invention in the 20th century. Learning technologies are not adopted similarly by all types of people. In another related posting , Karl goes on to explain how learning technologies should be sold to each one of the groups listed. No trackbacks yet.

Learning Pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse September 25th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Clark Quinn is brainstorming around how we really learn – versus how we are instructed. In his blog posting “Facilitating Learning” , he is explaining why the new role in the organization will be for ‘learning facilitation’ and not for ‘instruction’ or ‘training’. Interesting “Thoughts on New Learning” posting by George Siemens. Learn more about Dawn here. No trackbacks yet. Theme by mg12.

Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We've Talked To

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. This year, our educational podcast library Xyleme Voices was nominated and shortlisted in the category of Best Educational Use of Audio. I’m very honored and thrilled and if you’ll indulge me, I’d like to give a shout-out to our spectacular team here at Xyleme. While I am the host of this library, there are a number of people in the background who put tremendous time, effort, and pride into researching, recruiting, and producing these terrific podcasts. They all understand the impact of these podcasts, and no one takes them lightly.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse February 20th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment February’s collection, enjoy!: Jay Cross is rethinking the agile instructional design approaches and expands on some fresh ideas in his very interesting blog posting ” Agile instructional design ”. “ E-learning: the fad that’s lasted 30 years ”: Clive Shepherd is blogging about why e-learning is not a fad. Learn more about Dawn here. must read! 2008) report published at the end of 2008. Theme by mg12.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse February 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment eLearning Weekly : Blogging on the article “E-Learning NO How: 7 disastrous decisions sure to sink any e-learning implementation”. Will at Work Learning: Lists of Myths That the Business Side Has About Learning (according to learning professionals). Josh Bersin: Informal Learning becomes Formal – That is to say Informal Learning is made real and valuable. No trackbacks yet.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Today, I’m going to talk about learning content management (ECM) and enterprise content management (LCM). In mid-May, along with Xyleme CEO, Mark Hellinger, I attended EMC World where one of our enterprise customers, Informa , had the opportunity to showcase their integrated Xyleme LCMS / EMC Documentum solution to the ECM community.

Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Social Learning > Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative & Social Learning Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative & Social Learning November 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I’m going to gloat a little bit. little background: We’ve been working on the Xyleme Voices podcast library for over a year and a half now. We consider it a contribution to the learning community so it’s something we take very seriously and dedicate a lot of resources to.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins. Learn more about Dawn here. and CSS 3

Notes from Intelligent Content 2010

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Learning Content Management > Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 March 11th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment A couple of weeks ago, Xyleme presented at Intelligent Content conference hosted by the Rockley Group. Learn more about Dawn here. Often a mismatch.

$1 million e-learning no more…

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > $1 Million e-Learning no more… $1 Million e-Learning no more… April 15th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I’ve been in the training and development business for nearly 20 years now. and ALSO get your first “iteration” on e-Learning, what you might refer to as “e-Learning Lite”. From the single source of content, you can now tag those pieces only to be used in the e-Learning and keep the original content for the instructor-led course. Learn more about Dawn here.

single-source learning content development…

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > Single-Source Learning Content Development… Single-Source Learning Content Development… March 13th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment If the number of people in my recent conference sessions are any indication more and more organizations are seeing the promise of single-source learning content development. Ah… now I get why there’s so much interest in Single-Source Learning Content Development. Learn more about Dawn here. EEEKKKKK! Well help is here. and CSS 3

single-source learning content development…

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > Single-Source Learning Content Development… Single-Source Learning Content Development… March 13th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment If the number of people in my recent conference sessions are any indication more and more organizations are seeing the promise of single-source learning content development. Ah… now I get why there’s so much interest in Single-Source Learning Content Development. Learn more about Dawn here. EEEKKKKK! Well help is here. and CSS 3

“How do I get my Word content into XML?”

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. More importantly you can also reuse content across different types of outputs (e-learning, classroom, performance support and even mobile). Learning Pulse Learning Pulse RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight. Learn more about Dawn here. February 16th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I frequently speak at training conferences. No trackbacks yet.

Guide-on-the-Side Meetings on LMSs and Learning Platforms: Training 2007 Conference

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Guide-on-the-Side Meetings: Provocative Questions for our Discussions Provocative Questions on the Future of LMS and Learning Platforms and how they impact you and your organizations. _ The materials below are lifted quotes from Josh Bersin , Elliott Masie , Tony Karrer , Jay Cross, Clark Quinn, Rick Borovoy and eLearning Guild. Let us exchange ideas, share our thoughts, and learn from each other. Learning organizations are increasing spending on technology. Provocative question: What does this mean in terms of opportunities and challenges in learning?

Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Content Management , Social Learning > Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning January 20th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment This past week, I’ve been reading and referring to Jane Hart’s article The State of Social Learning Today and some Thoughts for the Future of L&D in 2010 quite a bit. Learn more about Dawn here. This is true. Can you share some examples?

Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. In short, Dream your worst nightmare and invest in it. &# Nowhere in the learning industry today are stakeholders facing greater change than in the move towards single-source learning. But what we often tend to overlook when launching these projects is that single-source is a paradigm shift for almost everyone involved, affecting directly and indirectly all aspects of learning production. Learning Pulse RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! Learn more about Dawn here. So be open-minded to the process.

My Moodle Test

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Technologies , Standards > My Moodle Test My Moodle Test October 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Talk has been heating up lately regarding the use of open source versus proprietary systems for learning. However, I think there is one thing that most people can agree upon: A solution based on standards is the best way to lower costs and protect the return on investment for learning projects in the long run (and, yes, there is an investment whether you use proprietary or open source software).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ohhh.the new iPhone is a wee sexy lass isnt she?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « This is a test of Jott. Comments I really like what Mark has said, The new iphone Ad now targets college students, they have to create some learnig app too atleast encouraging those students to learn more not to distract more. has just announced that with the latest version of it's LCMS instructional designers can kick-start iPhone courseware development. dominKnow’s Learning Content Management System 5.2 » June 10, 2008 Ohhh.the new iPhone is a wee sexy lass isnt she?

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