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Drivers of Yammer use in the corporate sector

E-Learning Provocateur

Typical promotional activities such as newsletters, testimonials and merchandise not only raise awareness among the users, but also act as ongoing reminders. Not to mention that just about everyone knows how to use Facebook or Twitter already, so in that sense they have prior knowledge. In summary, then, we see that enterprise social networking is multifaceted. In the meantime, bear in mind that social forums grow organically. Yammer has been quite a success at my workplace. Not off the charts like at Deloitte , yet very much alive and growing. enterprise 2.0

Drivers of Yammer use in the corporate sector

E-Learning Provocateur

Typical promotional activities such as newsletters, testimonials and merchandise not only raise awareness among the users, but also act as ongoing reminders. Not to mention that just about everyone knows how to use Facebook or Twitter already, so in that sense they have prior knowledge. In summary, then, we see that enterprise social networking is multifaceted.

Maximizing your #impact as a #researcher: free handbook and blog

Ignatia Webs

First of all, let me start of this blog with a link to the handbook on 'Maximizing the Impact of Your Research'. A 298 page (HUH!) and contemporary media (social media). For those having less time, a much shorter, yet useful blogpost written by Deborah Lupton was published in the wonderful Impact of Social Sciences blog from the London School of Economics and Politics. It covers all the strategies social scientists (or any other researchers or engaged people at that) can use to enhance their digital profile. research social media books social science

Engaging course alumni using Facebook: the case of Ruforum

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

It's been a bit quiet on this blog because I had a nice long summer holiday - with a trip to Cambodja with my family which was wonderful. From now on - I'll try to blog weekly again. RUFORUM has done this using Facebook. RUFORUM has a mandate to oversee graduate training and networks of specialization. How to engage people who are not on Facebook? Who to engage?

“Finding a Place for Twitter in Higher Education” eLearn Magazine

Dont Waste Your Time

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. Indeed, you may be reading this because I tweeted from my blog when I publish(ed) this post. Blogging Collaboration PLE Social Network Technology University 2.0

Sharing is Caring – Download new Snagit stamps and Camtasia Studio theme sets for free!

Visual Lounge

Here at TechSmith, we’ve been having fun the past few months creating brand new digital media assets such as Snagit stamp sets, Camtasia Studio theme sets, and Camtasia Studio music tracks for our newsletter subscribers. encourage you to subscribe to the TechSmith newsletter to make sure you don’t miss out on these fresh and free-to-download digital media assets each month.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Half of Companies Blocking Facebook

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 Half of Companies Blocking Facebook Christy Tucker has been musing on Social Networking as LMS: Problems and Opportunities. One real problem is corporate fear of social networking tools. But what information is it that is actually being "leaked" through Facebook by these irresponsible employees ? Update: Also be sure to check out this Facebook post over at the Read/Write Web that follows this same "study." I thought the comments were insightful. think all of us are beginning to discover the networking power of Facebook.

25 eLearning tools you need to have


Aside from learning management systems, there are now all kinds of nifty online apps that can help you to organize your work, research trends, create course content, network with peers, and communicate with learners. It makes connections between apps, like  Gmail , Facebook , Instagram  and Reddit. And finally, Quora can be used for networking. Tool:  LinkedIn.

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Mention those members who achieved the “high score” at your next meeting, on your website or on your association’s Facebook page. Social media is your best bud when you have a limited marketing budget. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on expensive web banners and ads in industry newsletters, spend an hour each day sharing the word about your new eLearning offering on social networks. Tips for Facebook – Share a special offer with those who “Like” your page on Facebook. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineos August Rapid e-Learning Newsletter

Learning Visions

Thursday, August 23, 2007 Kineos August Rapid e-Learning Newsletter If youve been following my blog for awhile, then you already know how I feel about the folks at Kineo. This months newsletter is no exception. You can read old Kineo newsletters (check out the June newsletter and listen to an interview with me!) and subscribe at the Kineo Newsletter page.

eLearning Learning Adds Personalized Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

The system then uses social signals such as those coming from Facebook, twitter, LinkedIn, delicious as well as clicks and views. What's new now is that the site allows you to sign up and provide your Twitter and LinkedIn information. also personally like the format of the new newsletter. Or put another way, just above and right of the picture of Justin Bieber.

How Experience API Can Support Personalized E-Learning in Organizations

Origin Learning

On the other hand, Tin Can empowers course creators/curators to use all sorts of web resources like available videos, blogs, wikis, animations, etc. Then Subscribe to this Blog !  . Subscribe to our newsletter for best learning solutions & practices. Image Credit – When users visit those links, the same can be recorded as anxAPI statement. Like our post

3 Signs Your Training Department is Instructional Design Deficient

eLearning Brothers

If you subscribe to training newsletters, share relevant articles with your team or summarize key points in a brief email. Set up an internal blog/wiki page and have your teammates subscribe to it. Your blog posts may enlighten and inspire your teammates. Encourage your teammates to submit blog topics or to write articles for your blog. Well, that’s the trick!

ZaidLearn: A Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem?


Gmail Social bookmarking tool? Social bookmarking tool with collaborative learning features (groups, forums, etc.)? Connect with Ning Social Networking tool? Facebook Tool to create study groups and manage group projects? Soshiku 3D online virtual world where I can socialize, connect and learn? Google Notebook Blogging tool? jnny social Marketing.

Directory Blogging

Learn and Lead

Directory Blogging I discovered SlideShare and liked it very much. Will this be the next YouTube or Facebook? Found a great presentation that describes different styles of blogging by Rohit Bhargava and Jesse Thomas of Ogilvy. View Upload your own Inspired by this, here is my Directory Blog article this time. Here’s the list of websites, blogs that you might find useful. Learning, eLearning, Training: I loved Cathy Moore ’s blog on ideas for lively learning. Learning Circuits blog – love their Big Questions. View RSS feed on the side bar.

Losing interest in social media: there is no there there

George Siemens

After recreating my online social network ( largely based on blogs from early 2000) in Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and Quora, G+ was a chore. spent a few weeks of responding to G+ friend requests, trying to engage with a few people, posting a few random links, all the while trying to upkeep (occasionally) Twitter and (almost never) Facebook. I’ve concluded that most of the hype around social media is nonsense and that people, particularly the self-proclaimed social media elite are clothing-less. What has social media actually done?

Social Media for Research & Knowledge Sharing at USM!


Also, looking forward to do at least 3 social media experiments with the participants, and it will be interesting to see how they respond to the challenges. SEMINAR DESCRIPTION Today, more than a Billion people use Facebook, and more than 200 million use Twitter actively to connect, network, interact and share with one another. Facebook Group 3. USMcool Hashtag 2.

5 Mobile Learning Trends: How M-LearningIs Changing the Workplace

Origin Learning

Informal social learning. Informal learning in the form of social media interactions have spawned a whole new generation of information hungry people at all levels, and the workplace is no exception to it. Then Subscribe to this Blog !  . Subscribe to our newsletter for best learning solutions & practices. Performance support. Videos. Service support. Like our post

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

And what can we say about the acquisition of Instagram by Facebook for a cool 1 Billion dollars earlier this year? Instagram was LinkedIn’s head of mobile, Joff Redfern, speaking at the 2012 Mobile Business Summit, said the following about what mobile-first thinking means to LinkedIn: “Mobile First is not about doing something first on mobile and then on the desktop.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Mobile network (cellular) connection speeds grew 20 percent in 2014. These are just some excerpts from Cisco’s Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update for 2014 to 2019, but they clearly prove a point. Our blog post here details how such context sensitive learning could take place. Social mobile learning. Then Subscribe to this Blog !  .

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Kaizen, Learning Rebels and the Zombie Apocalypse

Learning Rebels

Changing, updating, changing again, my LinkedIn profile and resume to better reflect I was in the market  – and wouldn’t having me on your team be a big asset? Changing Learning Rebels from the little blog that could, to the Performance Consultancy site it needed to be. Tackling specific categories such as: Elearning, Adult Learning, Social Media, Branding/Marketing?

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Facebook on iPhone (Inside Facebook)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007 | Main | Quote of the Day: Jenkins on Convergence » August 28, 2007 Facebook on iPhone (Inside Facebook) This story from Inside Facebook hippedme to what has to be one of the slickest apps on the iPhone. Im glad you think so.

My Interview in IDConnect

Learn and Lead

As part of IDCI, Rupa edits a newsletter IDConnect. Rupa interviewed me for the second issue of the newsletter. You can view the complete newsletter on the IDCI community site. I am reproducing my interview here. You had written an interesting blog post on innovation in the Indian Learning Industry. What prompted you to write this blog post and what did you learn from the responses? My next post on what is innovation explored these perceptions about innovation. A lot of companies in India ban use of social media in the workplace. Many ways really.

Can Rapid Authoring Tools Deliver Responsive and Device Agnostic Content?

Origin Learning

When we talk of mobile learning, we are talking about using devices that are essentially perceived as tools for recreation and entertainment (when you think of a smartphone, it’s all about music, apps, games, social networking and communication, right?). Then Subscribe to this Blog !  . Subscribe to our newsletter for best learning solutions & practices. First name.

Create Your Own Stationery with July’s Snagit Stamps

Visual Lounge

Share your latest and greatest creations by sending us a tweet @Tech Smith or commenting on our  Facebook. If you’d like to get these assets (and so much more) delivered straight to your inbox every month, you can subscribe to our newsletter. The post Create Your Own Stationery with July’s Snagit Stamps appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. And then it dawned on me.

30 Day Brainstorm Challenge – Day 28: Just Do It!

Learning Rebels

It was there where I had my aha moment. I had spent yesterday writing and rewriting a newsletter that went out today that had an exciting announcement (and a big offer) to share. Because the newsletter had an “offer” in it. I was worried my readers would see this offer, be turned off and ultimately unsubscribe. All this self-doubt over one newsletter announcement?

Digitec Blog Post Named to Association Universe’s Daily Best

Association eLearning

As a guest author on the blog, Jack McGrath, President and Creative Director at. The post spread like wildfire and was shared dozens of times across social media platforms. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. Digitec, reported on the skills gap problem facing industries and what associations can do to help solve the problem. Bio Latest Posts. Amy Bassett Marketing Director at Digitec Interactive. Tweet This!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Small Basket of MindMapping Items | Main | Small Basket of Virtual World Items » February 28, 2008 Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here? A few weeks ago, a story came out about how Facebook will allow apps built for Facebook to work on other Web sites.

eFront eLearning blog

Courseware Development

I've added the eFront blog to the Blogroll, authored by Christopher Pappas. This is a very good eLearning blog, which features, among other things, Christopher's list of the top eLearning and workplace learning blogs. From the blog, you can also do other things such as subscribe to the eFront newsletter and like the eFront Facebook page. urge all my readers to take a look at this site and participate as desired! workplace learning eFront eLearning

The Best EDU Blogs on the Planet!


TOP BLOGS! blogs or sites of this and that. Most of them just vomit out lists, without putting much effort to justify their claims, or at least say why the selected blogs should be on the list. Actually, what I would want to see is simply what so special about the blog selected, and why should I follow it. Probably because my blog at that time (2007) was rather unknown.

99 quick fire elearning tips – Part 1

Sponge UK

Clicking on each tip will take you to a full blog post with more details on how to make your elearning more effective. Social learning 17 Don’t hijack your staff’s social learning, relinquish control and reap the benefits. 18 Use existing social networks to encourage social learning that supports your elearning. 13 Make the most of B.Y.O.D.

keynote #emoocs2015 @davecormier on rhizomatic learning

Ignatia Webs

Great keynote by Dave Cormier , here are the live blog words: Live blogpost Potentially Massive, radically open, conceptually onlne, still a course Dave narrates his local space, Prins Edward Island, enabling people to connect with the world thourhg online learning Trying to figure out what exactly you can do with it, with internet. What Dave does do: is give social interventions.

It’s Been a Rather Quiet 2011 Here

Learn and Lead

It’s been a rather quiet 2011 on this blog. Therewere many blog posts that crossed my mind that didn’t get written. Hopefully 2012will be a better year for this blog. Here’s a summary of blog posts of 2011: Iexplored the question of whether an organization/business unit should be delivery led or sales led. I am still struggling to findthe right balance. Acall from a recruiter who had not checked my LinkedIn public profile made mewonder why recruiters aren’t using social networking to hire. But in reality, I think I just make enough effort.

8 Advantages of a Learning Management System

Origin Learning

Increased Social Learning. An LMS also makes it possible to integrate social learning elements. To conceptualise this, think of Facebook or Twitter as a learning platform, where your employees share updates about blogs, pictures, infographics, videos etc that are related to their work and your business; and participate in online discussions by commenting on one anothers’ posts.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): OpenSocial, UWA and Facebook: What do the tabs tell us?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Id like to pass along my latest addiction.say goodbye to free time. » November 21, 2007 OpenSocial, UWA and Facebook: What do the tabs tell us? typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003Main | Happy Thanksgiving!

Are LMSs ready for delivering mobile learning content?

Origin Learning

To understand the basic difference, think of how a website like Facebook or LinkedIn opens on your browser as compared to when you have an app installed for the same. For example, for Facebook, you’ll have a pull-over list from the left side of the screen that enlists all groups that you’re part of. Then Subscribe to this Blog !  . Mobiles are small devices. Web Apps.

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Visual Lounge

Get in touch with us on Twitter ( @Snagit ), Pinterest , or Facebook. Plus, subscribe to our newsletter to get fun news, events, useful tips, and handy assets like these stamps delivered directly to your inbox each month. appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Start the school year off right with a slew of new Snagit stamps. Download them now for free! Chalkstar to Rockstar.