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Where I Get Blog Post Ideas

Experiencing eLearning

When I talk to people about starting a blog, they often state they don’t have anything to write about. They ask how I come up with ideas, especially when I’ve been blogging so long. have a long list of blog topics to help me when I’m in a rut. My ideas for posts come from several sources. Image Credit: Idea! Blogging inspiration writing

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8 eLearning Design Ideas for Graphic Designers

eLearning Brothers

Read more about typeface in my blog post about The 4 Main eLearning Font Categories.). 4. For example, don’t use a light bulb or thinking bubble icon to represent an idea. Keep a sketchbook or online idea book to draw or jot down something when a new idea sparks. What eLearning design ideas do you have? invite you to share your design ideas below.

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Good Ideas Are Not Enough

Social Learning

The post Good Ideas Are Not Enough appeared first on Social Learning Blog. Ignaz Semmelweis was obsessed. Giving birth was a dangerous activity in the mid 1800′s. In Europe the mortality rate for new mothers averaged around 10%. At the time no one knew the exact cause of death. Some thought it was caused by particles in the air; others thought each of [.] user adoption

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ideas in perpetual beta

Learning and Working on the Web

It made me think about how to present these core ideas in the simplest way. It’s probably too complicated for a series of tweets, but let’s see if these can be encapsulated in a blog post. Each of the four paragraphs has been unpacked and discussed on this blog or during my various speaking engagements. If not, a major paper will have to be developed. Nobody has the answers.

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New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model

blogs/news. and the attitude of the organisation to accepting innovation and new ideas - aspects of. ideas. 36% use blogs (20%). In-Focus. Report. February 2016 Authored by Charles Jennings, Laura Overton & Dr Genny Dixon. Supported by. www.towardsmaturity.org/in-focus/2016/702010. 70+20+10=100. The Evidence Behind. the Numbers In-Focus: 70+20+10=100. 2016 Page | 2.

7 After Conference Ideas: Don’t Lose the Momentum!

Learning Rebels

Pick that one idea out the several you picked up and build on it! That one idea that was simply brilliant… Brainstorm it! Brainstorm, as a team, how is that idea is going to go from paper to implementation. Take you notes and transfer the highlights to Evernote and share the file, or write them in a blog post and share with your team, or write them up and post to sharepoint.

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LUC 2016 Recap: Sharing Bright Ideas in Sunny Florida

Everything E-Learning

We’re back from the 2016 Lectora® User Conference—and we brought a lot of bright ideas with us. Between sessions, attendees could stop by the exhibitor booths (BranchTrack, RELATE, and eLearning Brothers) and go to the Idea Center to write their bright ideas with chalkboard markers.   The Trivantis Ask the Experts panel. One of my favorite bright ideas from LUC 2016.

I'm blogging this

Learning with e's

As you might expect, I encourage my students to blog regularly to support their learning. have written extensively on the benefits of academic blogging , but perhaps the two most important positive outcomes are personal reflection and public dialogue. Some of my current group of education students are particularly active in blogging. Emily Brannigan What is Learning?

Sharing Bright Ideas at the 2016 Lectora User Conference

Everything E-Learning

Attendees from all over the world are gathering at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort for LUC 2016 to share bright ideas (the official conference theme, perfect for sunny Florida), network, and have a great time. The post Sharing Bright Ideas at the 2016 Lectora User Conference appeared first on. Blog LUCFirst up are the great Lectora training classes going on today.

The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change

whiz around us all the time, the idea. pops up in business and HR blogs on a. the idea that people want to be treated. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. for Change 2 3About this Guide Organizations are increasingly. moving from traditional performance. management systems (organized as. an annual review process) to newer.

Blogging to Build Your Business

Experiencing eLearning

I recently gave a presentation to the Online Network of Independent Learning Professionals about blogging to build your business. This is specifically about what I have learned about blogging to build your reputation as a learning consultant over my 9+ years of blogging. started blogging in December 2006 as a tool for my own professional development. Blogging Platforms.

20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark

eLearning Brothers

In our own, considered, humble opinion, we have an awesome blog that every eLearning professional should read. Here are a few blogs that you simply must bookmark and read on a consistent basis: 1. An eLearning blog created by accomplished scientist and Educational Developer at Queen’s University, Eric Tremblay. 4. Learning 24/7 Blog. https://www.opensesame.com/blog.

a half-baked idea

Learning and Working on the Web

My advice was to start a blog: now. blog is a good place to do this over time. My early blog posts were pretty bad but they helped me see what ideas I could revisit and build upon. You will develop half-baked ideas that might turn into lines of business, like PKM did for me, which I originally wrote about in 2004. You can start slow. The process builds over time.

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5 Training Ideas to Engage and Retain Gen-Y Workforce [Infographic]

CommLab India

Here are some training ideas that will help you engage your Gen Y workforce and retain them. To know more about training ideas to engage and retain Gen Y workforce, check out the infographic “5-Training-Ideas-to-Engage-and-Retain-Gen-Y-Workforce”  below! The way workforce is being trained needs to change according to evolving mindsets and as technology.

The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change

whiz around us all the time, the idea. pops up in business and HR blogs on a. the idea that people want to be treated. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. for Change 2 3About this Guide Organizations are increasingly. moving from traditional performance. management systems (organized as. an annual review process) to newer.

Join Me And Keep Ideas From Fading Away

Nick Leffler

The idea came to me after hearing from others that they suffer from the same fate as I  often do. Others also write down ideas in some form and they sit for a long time until the idea and possibly motivation have faded so much it’s beyond being able to decipher. keep a task list on my iPhone where each task is actually an idea that I write down in the heat of the idea springing to mind. rarely write any more than that and feel that it’s a great first step in writing about that idea. Revive Your Ideas. Looking Back. Losing Motivation.

I blog and I understand

Learning with e's

blog and I understand. Confucius (almost) Sometime in the next day or two, this blog will quietly cross the threshold of 5 million views. When I started blogging around seven or eight years ago, I set out to share my thoughts with a small community of my own colleagues and friends. Over the past few years I have mainly written about ideas that interest me.

Top 10 Must Read eLearning Blogs #edtech

Dont Waste Your Time

eLearning Industry have produced a list of ‘top 10′ must-read blogs for you – Top 10 Must Read eLearning Blogs  - and yours truly has made it to the bottom of the highly respectable list along with friends Ryan Tracey, Jane Hart, Jane Bozarth, Cathy Moore, etc. Learning 24/7 Blog. He writes the E-Learning 24/7 blog that is read in 133 countries. C.I.D.,

6 eLearning Intro Screen Ideas

eLearningArt

The very nature of icons is that they represent an idea, object, or theme. often do this for the header images in the blog as well. You only have one chance to make a first impression. That’s why the intro, or “splash” screen, is arguably the most important slide in your eLearning course. While it doesn’t change performance, it does set the tone for the learner’s experience.

Going Down a Storm: Why All Ideas are Good When You’re Brainstorming

Kineo

At City & Guilds Kineo creativity and innovation is at the heart of what we do. This permeates through our whole business – from our work with clients to the way we decorate our offices.

Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs

Upside Learning

We follow a whole lot of blog – most of them focused on the learning, workplace learning, eLearning, and learning technology domain. We have learnt a lot from these blogs and thank all those blog writers for their invaluable insights on various topics. Here is a list of top 47 blogs (in alphabetical order) that Upside Learning team follows. 1. Bersin & Associates : Blogs. 3. eLearning Blog // Don’t Waste Your Time…. eLearning Curve Blog. Informal Learning Blog. Internet Time Blog. 38. T+D Blog. Bozarthzone. 6.

One Simple idea for engaging your students

Edynco

With this activity students gather their own views on the learning subject, their own materials that they get from internet, videos, blog posts, pictures, etc. We are all very familiar with student activities like quizzes, branching scenarios, puzzles, simulations and so on. So they need activities that enable them to link something they already know with what they are learning. Enjoy it!

8 Online Presentation Ideas for Instruction Designers

TalentLMS

Use tasteful animations at intervals to demonstrate main ideas or complex topics in an easier way. The post 8 Online Presentation Ideas for Instruction Designers appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. Online learning involves creating online presentations in various formats. Learners get tired, and so do instructional designers, by looking at the same monotonous slideshow. Music.

Classroom Ideas for Flippers on Pinterest

Visual Lounge

It’s no secret that educators often turn to Pinterest to find clever ideas for their classroom. Similarly, a quick search for “flipped classroom” will give you lots of ideas for what to do with all that newly-found in-class time you’ll have once you’ve adopted the flipped classroom model.

Cost Consious Corporate Gift Idea

Kapp Notes

It reveals new methods and tools that are being used successfully in a variety of settings, including Flash mobs and cheat codes, video iPods, instant messaging and blogging. It is always so hard to determine what type of corporate gift is appropriate for clients, co-workers or your boss? What do you get them that is not too expensive but not too inexpensive, that is business-focused but not too business-focused. With these tough economic times, such decisions can be difficult. Check it out as a gift for yourself, your entire team or your client.

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Blogging with Freire

Learning with e's

So Freire didn't actually live to see the power and potential of social media, or the impact blogging would have on education. But what would he have said about blogs if he had been witness to the participatory web in all its present glory? In a blogging context, it is easy to be offended when an adverse comment is received on your blog. not exactly. Freire wrote: ".dialogue

Social Media for Trainers: Filled with Great Ideas and Techniques

Kapp Notes

So this is wild for me, first time I am a tour stop on a blog book tour! I've been an author on blog book tours but now I get to be a stop on a tour and I couldn't be happier to be a stop for my friend and prolific author, Jane Bozarth. She starts with a basic description of social media and then covers all the biggies, Twitter, Facebook(online communities), Blogs, and wikis. Additionally, the ideas behind using Wave presented by Jane are applicable for other collaborative tools. Jane's book taught be about Twaitter and gave me some new ideas about using Facebook.

Blogging as literacy

Learning with e's

My view is that in the social media universe, blogging is potentially the most powerful tool. Time and again, blogging is proving its worth in education and training, with countless learners discovering that sharing their ideas, sharing content and discussion ideas worldwide has a whole range of benefits. Unported License. Based on a work at steve-wheeler.blogspot.com.

#blideo - a new blogging challenge

Learning with e's

The challenge was simple - you shared an image with a friend (or three) and challenged them to write a short, learning related blog about it. blimage = blog + image. Essentially, they have become more enthused about the practice of sharing their ideas within their community. Many of the blog posts from the challenge can be found here on the #blimage list. and so on.

I blog therefore I'm spammed

Learning with e's

Some of the spam comments posted to my blog are amusing. I'm glad I decided to moderate all comments so they don't just automatically appear on my blog. Other spam comments from Anonymous offer fake flattery in the hope that you think they are commenting positively on your blog post. blogging comments spam TechnologyOthers are simply baffling. yeah, right.

Twitter Conference Ideas

Tony Karrer

went into TweetLater and set up a series of tweets that represented each point in time and I included a link to roughly the relevant content from my blog or other sources. Twitter has become a pretty great tool to help with socializing at conferences. Using TweetLater and GroupTweet anyone who sent a direct message to the hub account then broadcast to everyone following that account.

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How to Add Depth to Micro-Ideas

Vignettes Learning

Affordable tools - Employees, trainers and team members have grown accustomed to small, quick, enabling tools to improve productivity, for example Evernote, YouTube, DropBox, Basecamp, PDFs, Blogs, etc. The ideas of most micro-learning today is stuck with just creating content, the same way rapid eLearning has been practiced. What we do have are micro-ideas. Again, as Drs.

I need your vote – UK Blog Awards #UKBA15

Dont Waste Your Time

I was very surprised to find I’ve been nominated for the UK Blog Awards, 2015! Click on the image below and please vote for this blog in the ‘education’ category. David Hopkins / Technology Enhanced Learning Blog. Voting is open from today, Monday 10th November 2014, until Monday 1 st December 2014. Thank you. Related posts: Year in Review / 2013.

Some simple ideas on how to redesign the conference experience

Tayloring it

burrough @ kategraham23 @ craigtaylor happy to hear any ideas you have that will make #learninglive even better. — LPI (@YourLPI) April 13, 2013. I had a think about it overnight and have come up with these ideas. Have you tried implementing any of the ideas above? Blog event Slider Social Media Conference Part of that exchange involved this tweet. Did they work?

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Seven reasons teachers should blog

Learning with e's

I have written extensively on what makes a good blogpost and why it is so powerful. F rom personal experience blogging is one of the most beneficial professional development activities I have ever engaged with. learn more from blogging than I do from almost any other activity I participate in. Here are 7 good reasons why teachers should blog: 1) Blogging causes you to reflect.

The intrinsic and extrinsic value of academic blogging #LTHEchat

Dont Waste Your Time

but with help and discussion I settled on blogging, or more specifically academic blogging. “This LTHEchat will be as much about blogging as the process of sharing. Do you blog and if so why do you blog? Are you blogging for yourself or for your professional profile? Conversely, if you don’t blog, why not? John Couperthwaite  (team blog).

I think, therefore I blog

Learning with e's

In a recent blog post, I gave seven reasons why teachers should blog. It was subsequently expanded to 10 good reasons by the contributions from readers - which is actually an eleventh reason why teachers should blog - you get back such great comments, suggestions, arguments and advice, it would be crazy not to share your content. Want to keep an archive of all your note-taking?

Here’s an idea to free college: 100% asynchronous based courses (self-paced), yeah e-learning

eLearning 24-7

Well, actually that is not exactly true.  In its current form of students going to class at brick and mortar locations, paying astronomical tuition, high debts load and so forth, yes the idea of free college while idealistic, is not going to happen. Thus, the idea that it is not feasible, goes right out the window. Moving forward with new ideas. . The idea for online courses that are synchronous based (linear in delivery) with stop points because – you have to follow that syllabus, is a flawed idea.  No, it is a flawed premise and process. The U.S.

Using Gamification to create a Blogging Culture

The Learning Generalist

With that belief in mind, we set out planning a blogging campaign. I''d had done a course on Gamification with Prof Kevin Werbach of UPenn. Our idea, while popular with our general manager Chirag Doshi and a few others in the office, did find some skepticism. We almost ran into some rough weather with the name “Pune Blogging Competition”. It was then that we had an epiphany.