Games Article Published in Online Training Magazine
DECEMBER 7, 2011
Here is a link to an article by Margery Weinstein with an interview from me and great additional pieces and interviews with James Sharpe, senior vice president, Strategic Solutions, PDI Ninth House and Chris Musselwhite, Sue Kennedy, and Sue Probst of Discovery Learning Inc. In the article, Get Your Head in the Game, I discuss how there are two expectations of games for learning these days. Here is a piece from the article: Kapp says two different consumer-based game products are setting learners’ expectations these days. Check out the entire article here. Games
eLearning Learning in Partnership with Training Magazine Network
SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
eLearning Learning and Training Magazine Network have partnered to bring together the extensive content from eLearning Learning and the community offerings from Training Magazine Network to form the largest eLearning site on the Web. You can now see eLearning Learning content featured on the Training Magazine Network site and through its newsletters. head over there now. Web 2.0
Top 10 Learning Solutions Magazine Articles in 2014 by Bill Brandon
Learning Solutions Magazine
JANUARY 6, 2015
While there are perennial topics that readers of Learning Solutions Magazine are always interested in (authoring tools, video, LMS, etc.), it is the list of most-read articles that tells us where the practice is heading. The top 10 most-read articles of 2014. provide some interesting insights. Emerging Topics Instructional Design Professional Development Training Strategies
Free #eLearning magazines to follow with interest
JULY 28, 2011
This week the Learning Solutions magazine published an article I wrote on MOOCs as a new eLearning frontier. As I was writing the article, I suddenly noticed I had not mentioned my two favorite free and inspiring accessible, online eLearning magazines: Learning Solutions magazine , eLearn magazine. The magazine is linked to the eLearning Guild.
Gamification, Sales Training in Learning Solutions Magazine
SEPTEMBER 4, 2013
Image © Learning Solutions Magazine. has written a two part series on games and gamification for Learning Solutions Magazine. suggest you read the full article , as it provides a comprehensive overview of how gamification principles can be applied to support a product launch and help people learn facts fast. Click the image below to read the full article.
Is Your Learning Anti-Social [Article]
OCTOBER 6, 2015
An article I wrote for Training Industry Magazine's fall edition: When you’re motivated to learn something new in your life, what does that process look like for you? Do you read a book or an article, and then clap your hands and say, “I got this?” Read the full article on Training Industry Magazine Hot off the presses. Do you go online and take a self-paced eLearning course and consider yourself a master? Do you attend a two-day classroom workshop and emerge feeling “done” with the learning process? Maybe. But not likely.
Best Articles of the Week
WalkMe Training Station
JULY 16, 2015
This week I would like to introduce you to diverse articles about employee training. Training Magazine has opened its application for the Training top 125 2016- the annual rankings of international business with the most effective, successful training programs. well known subject among every person in the HR business, this article gives some new insights and angles on the topic. The post Best Articles of the Week appeared first on Training Station. L&D ArticlesAll are must reads. Best Practices for Employee Training Onboarding.
Wrote about Storytelling for eLearn Magazine
OCTOBER 23, 2011
And since it seems that many of you share that interest, I wanted to let you know that I was recently invited to write an article on the topic for eLearn Magazine. Click here to view the article, Storytelling in eLearning: The why and how. By Shelley A. Gable. Although teaching through telling stories is as old as the human race, storytelling as a learning technique is receiving renewed attention in the training industry. As an instructional designer, I’m among those who have zoomed in on storytelling. Interested in revisiting the posts on this blog on the topic? Cheers!
Article Summary: Leadership and Employee Engagement: the Essential Guide
MAY 23, 2016
About this article. Published in Raconteur Magazine on May 16, 2016, Leadership and Employee Engagement: the Essential Guide is one of a series of “Raconteur Guides for Business.” The article cites CBI research that 80% of companies with higher levels of employee engagement see better productivity and 65% see improved customer satisfaction. The key take-away.
Moving Beyond Event-based Learning—a Managed Journey to Demonstrated Proficiency [Article]
JUNE 10, 2015
Chip Cleary and I just published and article in Learning Solutions Magazine, Moving Beyond Event-based Learning—a Managed Journey to Demonstrated Proficiency. We’re going to open with a bold and brash statement—eLearning has really dumbed down the training world. We know that’s blasphemy from two people who have both been immersed in the eLearning world for over 20 years. Ooh -- them's fightin' words. So where should we be going? Read on for more
100 eLearning Articles and White Papers
APRIL 28, 2008
My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. eLearn magazine: Feature Article Ten Web 2.0 2007 Training Industry Report Summary This report covers stats on the industry's trends and growth over the last year and will appear in the upcoming Training magazine edition. 6. eLearn: Opinions Good short article on characteristics of 2.0 We Learning, Part II Second part of an interesting article - We Learning: Social Software and E-Learning, Part II. eLearn: Feature Article E-learning 2.0 37. just reached 100. Thought I'd share.
How Performance Support Apps Are Faring In Today’s Workplaces
JUNE 28, 2014
This brilliant article (by Charles McLellan of ZDNet) discusses in detail the opportunities and the challenges that today’s CIOs and IT managers are currently facing with respect to the big trends happening in the enterprise mobile application space. Articles/Posts. The above quote is from our interview with Charles Jennings. THE JOURNEY: We all know… this is the age of mobile apps!
The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support
OCTOBER 5, 2014
Articles/Posts. This Learning Solutions Magazine article by Conrad Gottfredson discusses the significance of ensuring the right kind of performance support in the workplace, and how you could go about figuring out where you are in the performance support spectrum. We, at Learnnovators, have always been fascinated by the power that EPSS can offer. What is the trend? Videos.
Excerpt from my article on ID Strategies Published in July Issue of T&D
JULY 5, 2011
Check out this month’s ASTD magazine, T&D. wrote an article on instructional strategies that I think will be helpful to anyone designing e-learning or stand up instruction. The article covers different levels of learning but here is a sneak preview of some of the article. The article is titled Matching the Right Design Strategy to the Right Content.
How Entrepreneurs Differ and are the Same (Article Review)
Will at Work Learning
JANUARY 21, 2011
came across this article by Cardiff Garcia in The Observer (the magazine of the Association for Psychological Science). You can read the article (best method), or just read my synopsis (okay method): How Entrepreneurs are the Same (as most other people): They don't care any more about financial success than most people. The Article's Bottom Line. As an entrepreneur, I'm always curious about entrepreneurship. It highlights similarities and differences between entrepreneurs and most people. They don't care more about money. They do not crave more risk.
Which came first: Agile or Culture?
AUGUST 5, 2015
Check out Megan’s article in Learning Solutions Magazine , Adopting Agile Project Management: Corporate Culture Must Match. Articles elearning Instructional Design LLAMA News Project ManagementWe get asked the proverbial chicken and egg question a lot: which came first our LLAMA (Lot Like Agile Management Approach) project management or our communicative, accommodating culture?
Interview with eLearn Magazine
JANUARY 10, 2012
Tweet eLearn magazine interviews Allison Rossett: [link]. Articles Publications Profile
The Democratization of Learning
JUNE 12, 2011
Terrence Wing of Learning Solutions Magazine writes about this idea in an article entitled App Fusion: Learner Analysis 2.0. He states: The process of boxing our future learners into a demographic profile remains common practice. Learning Solutions Magazine marketing Reddit social analytics social learning social media Terrence WingBut how do instructional designers learn?
LMS customization? Yup, we do that — but only if you want us to.
MARCH 5, 2015
The March 2015 edition of Chief Learning Officer magazine has just been published and contains an informative feature on CLO-vendor partnerships. The article called “Let’s Work Together” was a review by Cushing Anderson (an analyst at IDC) of research done back in October of 2014 by the Human Capital Media Advisory Group. The results weren’t a surprise to us. Photo: U.S.
Turning Words Into Swords
JUNE 13, 2013
He wrote, “Reading a copy of GOOD provokes both inspiration and inferiority… While I like to think of myself as doing good, when I am confronted by a cadre of folks doing magazine-layout-worthy good, I am at once motivated and paralyzed.” Reading succinct articles leave me inspired and envious. I run toward taking action elsewhere and rarely look back.
A Look Behind The Training Magazine Top 125
MARCH 2, 2012
Training magazine recently released its annual list of the top 125 companies that embrace employee training, and by glancing over some statistics about those organizations, a few trends start to emerge. The companies singled out by Training magazine, on average, employed almost three times as many trainers than normal. For more articles on corporate training, click here.].
The best elearning reads of 2013
DECEMBER 31, 2013
Every month we put together a list of our favorite articles for our monthly newsletter – we’ve put those lists together to create this list of best reads in elearning and learning for the year! Dear C-Suite, we don’t do training, Dan Pontefract , CLO Magazine. Introducing Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) to a Corporate Audience , Eric Kammerer, Learning Solutions Magazine.
Feature in Training and Development Magazine
JANUARY 10, 2012
The Long View: Feature from Training and Development Magazine. Full article: TD_Feb08_Rossett_LEGEND. Articles Publications Profile Training + DevelopmentTweet Photo by Frank Rogozienski Photography.
When Remembering Really Matters: The Power of Serious Games for Learning (Free Webinar)
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
Sharon Boller , President and Chief Product Officer, and Steven Boller , Marketing Director, are delivering a jam-packed session through Training Magazine Network where they demonstrate research-based strategies for retention—and how they relate to games. webinar training magazine Research has shown time and time again that remembering is hard and forgetting is easy. Register anyway.
2014 - the year of the wearable?
Learning with e's
DECEMBER 20, 2013
In the January 2014 issue of Wired Magazine , he argues that whilst the last decade has been about smart mobile technologies, the next decade will be about wearable computing. As Hammersley intones at the end of his article: ''We will wear it like we wear our heart: on our sleeve.'' Wearable computing is just one small step up from mobile technology. Ben Hammersley seems to think so.
“Finding a Place for Twitter in Higher Education” eLearn Magazine
Dont Waste Your Time
MAY 26, 2010
I received the email newsletter from eLearn Magazine earlier this week and was interested in the lead article: “ Finding a Place for Twitter in Higher Education “ The article makes some interesting points so please read the original on the link above, but I want to comment on just a couple of them; “Twitter has various educational uses in both developing countries and more developed ones. But the real tipping point for Twitter in education will only come if teachers can manage to add Twitter to their arsenal of teaching tools. Twitter eLearning Academia 2.0
On eLearn Magazine: A Curator's Tools and To Do List
JANUARY 27, 2012
We''re proud to share our first article in eLearn Magazine: A Curator''s Tools & To Do List , an exploration of using curation techniques to manage information in the enterprise environment. . Are you using curation techniques in your organization? Tell us about it in the comments! . Right eLearning Solutions
Resources from Training Magazine Network Webinar
JULY 22, 2014
In this webinar, for Training Magazine Network , I discussed how Gamification should be thought of as a design sensibility and not merely a digital tool. Articles. Here are a few articles about gamification in action. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Here are the slides: Short Explanation of Gamification. Books.
“When Are Simulations Useful?” in CLO Magazine
JULY 5, 2012
Nathan Kracklauer , head of Enspire Learning’s Berlin office, wrote an article for Chief Learning Officer Magazine. Blog Thoughts on Learning CLO Magazine Nathan Kracklauer simulationThe piece explores the strengths and weaknesses of simulations, and how to determine if your training initiative could benefit from using a simulation. “Rather than telling learners “this is the correct way to act,” a simulations allows learners to discover a set of conditionals: “If I act in this way, I can expect these results.”". ”".
We need a rethink
Learning with e's
JANUARY 19, 2013
There's a very useful and refreshing article by Tom Barrett in this week's TES Magazine entitled 'Education needs to plug into Web 2.0'. Never before have I read an article that I agree with so completely. YouTube Technology TES Magazine education social media schools learning blogging Tom Barrett Internet e-safetytype tools in their classrooms. think he got the message.
No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week
JULY 27, 2016
This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This quick article enumerates the advantages, disadvantages, and use cases for checklists, then provides some useful tools to get you started. The World Needs More Checklists. Read more. Read more. Stop It.
No-Nonsense Employee Training – The Best Articles of This Week
MAY 25, 2016
This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. In her article for Chief Learning Officer magazine this week, Bravetta Hassell cites a finding that 50% of all the people who leave a company do so within one year of being hired. Bill Murphy, Jr.
Through the 70:20:10 Looking Glass
Performance Learning Productivity
DECEMBER 29, 2011
This is the second of three posts adapted from articles written for Inside Learning Technologies & Skills magazine. The third article will be posted here a little while after it has been published in the magazine for the Learning Technologies Conference and Exhibition in London 26-27 January 2012. The original has been published here. In the first
CLO Magazine “In Conclusion” Article
MARCH 23, 2010
The good folks at CLO magazine were kind enough to ask me to put together an “In Conclusion piece for this month’s magazine in advance of their “The Networked Organization: Leading Learning in a New Economy conference next month. You can view all the articles in this issue for free by clicking here. Here is the text from my article. Want proof?
Responsive Design for eLearning [Article in @learningsolmag]
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Read the full article Responsive Learning Is a Must-have, Not Just Nice-to-have , featured this week on the eLearning Guild''s Learning Solutions Magazine. Check out this article by James Corey-Wright, Kineo UK''s Head of Learning Design, "Responsive Digital Learning - All for One, One for All". "It’s a fact: we live in a multi-device world. I’m currently sitting at a desk with my laptop open, my phone next to me, and a tablet within reach on the counter. What about you? How many devices do you have going at this very moment? Chances are it’s more than one."
What Should We Learn from Hollywood’s Diversity Issues and the Oscars Boycott?
MARCH 9, 2016
Talent Management Magazine discussed the issue in “Top 3 Things Wrong with Diversity & Inclusion Training,” by David Ciliberto, adjunct instructor of diversity and inclusion at Cornell University ILR. The article quotes Amy Friedman, founder and CEO of Partners in Human Resources International. In a Talent Management article titled “How Can Diversity Impact Bottom Line?”
Learning in Wonderland: the untapped potential of workplace learning
Performance Learning Productivity
DECEMBER 14, 2011
This is the first of three posts adapted from articles I have written for Inside Learning Technologies & Skills magazine. This article appeared in November 2011. The second and third articles will be posted here a little while after they have been published in the magazine. I’ve taken Lewis Carroll’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’ as a theme for the series. The illustrations here are Sir John Tenniel’s