2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)
JUNE 18, 2013
In January, BLP President Sharon Boller published a white paper exploring the trends in the corporate learning landscape. Based on what we’ve seen through industry conferences (ASTD ICE 2013, Training 2013 anyone?), Revisiting Sharon’s 2013 Learning Trends. 1. More learning snacks, ePubs, videos, and reference tools. The contrast is fascinating.
SMBs and Social Learning Technologies
APRIL 2, 2009
SMBs & Social Media (Sum Total). Some notes: Polls: Most attending work in L&D with some HR, IT, and learning services providers. Current learning delivery channels primarily ILT classroom and ILT online as well as a fair amount of self-paced e-learning. Goals pretty evenly spread among rapid e-learning (consumption and development), reduce costs, support informal learning, improve productivity. Other notes: Definition of social media vary among attendees (~160). Noted main difference between main stream media and social media.
Fri April 29: ASTD Conference “Learning 2.0 – Don’t get left behind” #ASTDL20
APRIL 24, 2011
But if you’d like to hear from some industry notables on the topic of Learning 2.0, come to ASTD New England Area’s Regional 2011 Conference: Learning 2.0 – Don’t get left behind. It’s this Friday in Westford, MA. I’ll be speaking, giving a Cammy Bean style sightseeing tour of Social Media. Conference Description: The world of learning & development is changing fast. Chances are, if you’re reading this blog, then you’re not so far behind as all that. You can also hear from the likes of Tony Bingham, Dave Wilkins, David Kelly and Gina Rosenthal. astdl20
MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points to Consider
JANUARY 19, 2015
Having taken the world of higher education by storm (though not everyone will agree), MOOCs are all set to disrupt/re-invent workplace learning. have been writing about MOOCs in the space of corporate learning for some time now. They can probably learn via more informal and social means—both synchronous and asynchronous. Q. MOOC social learning Workplace Learnin
Informal Management of Millennial Learning
JANUARY 20, 2011
Social and collaboration tools support the sharing of tacit knowledge and resources and therefore enable teamwork between individuals—a learning strategy I have previously discussed as quite imperative to the millennial generation. In order to support informal learning, learning leaders must learn to manage—or rather not manage—social media tools. Too often, leaders use a top-down approach in managing social media tools within their organizations. Strict management when implementing social media will discourage this. While Web 1.0 Web 2.0
eLearning - Social Media - Mobile Learning
MAY 26, 2009
eLearning Learning Hot List - May 15, 2009 to May 22, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Choose the Right Pilot Group - Kapp Notes , May 22, 2009 Presentation: Social Bookmarking with Delicious - Don't Waste Your Time , May 15, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design, Part 1 - The E-Learning Curve , May 19, 2009 Meeting icebreaker-How to get a group to acknowledge differences in perceptions. Here's what you might have missed last week. Browse eLearning Content
eLearning Learning - Best of May
JUNE 8, 2009
eLearning Learning Hot List May 1, 2009 to May 31, 2009 Here is the best stuff from May 2009 via the eLearning Learning site. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Clive on Learning , May 29, 2009 Implementing New Learning Technology? Tony Bates , May 8, 2009 Learning 2.0 Hope you enjoy. Business Casual , May 16, 2009 Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences? Browse eLearning Content
Top 9 Posts You May Have Missed
APRIL 8, 2009
The last post was what I've been writing this year that social signals say is good reading. Today, I want to point you to some posts that you may have missed along the way and a bit about why it might be worth reading. #1 Social Learning Models and LMS and Social Learning I've changed the title of the first post to make it more enticing. Hip learning trend during the past that was way over hyped. Can we file Chapter 11 for our training department? #7 - Second Life Learning Videos I still like these videos. For example: 24. eLearning Technology.
2009 Predictions How Did I Do?
DECEMBER 9, 2009
So this post is my chance to go back to the predictions I made at the start of 2009 and see how I did. #1 - "Self-Directed Learning" Increases Due to economic pressures, companies are going to reduce training budgets to a point where it doesn't make sense to create content on marginal topics. Strategy" Fails One of the better, cheap support mechanisms for self-directed learning are web 2.0
12 eLearning Predictions for 2009
JANUARY 26, 2009
So, let's try it again this year. #1 - "Self-Directed Learning" Increases Due to economic pressures, companies are going to reduce training budgets to a point where it doesn't make sense to create content on marginal topics. Instead, we will call this "self-directed learning" and will do our best to support the workforce to learn it on their own with minimal guidance and support. #2 - eLearning 2.0 Strategy" Fails One of the better, cheap support mechanisms for self-directed learning are web 2.0 Last year I laid out in January my Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008.
DECEMBER 3, 2008
for Learning Professionals Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 Test SCORM Courses with an LMS Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples Training Method Trends Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis SCORM Test Web 2.0 Applications in Learning (24) Free - Web 2.0 for Learning Professionals (20) Tools Used (18) Learning 2.0 for Learning Professionals.