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A comparison between LMS and CMS

TalentLMS

with Single Sign On systems), LMS platforms offer unique, eLearning related integrations. While LMS platforms have all these extra options we described, we’d trivialize Content Management Systems if we said that an LMS is a superset of a CMS. The post A comparison between LMS and CMS appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. Sound quite similar? Let’s get integrated.

Social Learning pays off! A Success Story

Origin Learning

In a world where the social platform is increasingly the way to connect, learn, grow and scale, businesses are being made to alter their thinking. This blog seeks to capture the essence of client experience and highlights the ability to provide a platform with a ‘social connect’ appeal to learning itself! Learning by force is passé. Now that must have caught your attention!

5 Keys to Success With the Knowledge Guru Game Platform

Knowledge Guru

While the platform itself is easy to use, a bit of planning and preparation goes a long way. For more detailed comparisons, you can check out these  Knowledge Base articles that do a detailed comparison of Legend and Quest. 2) Make your game smaller as opposed to bigger. The post 5 Keys to Success With the Knowledge Guru Game Platform appeared first on. Use Quest.

5 Keys to Success With the Knowledge Guru Game Platform

Knowledge Guru

While the platform itself is easy to use, a bit of planning and preparation goes a long way. For more detailed comparisons, you can check out these  Knowledge Base articles that do a detailed comparison of Legend and Quest. 2) Make your game smaller as opposed to bigger. The post 5 Keys to Success With the Knowledge Guru Game Platform appeared first on. Use Quest.

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

of learning in comparison with those that are not. questions to ask when looking at platforms to support 70:20:10. 2016 Page | 27. “We are providing self-serve resources on our common intranet platform which. 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.

Gamification In Application Software Training

Learnnovators

The game also includes leaderboards that let you see how you rank in comparison with others. Here are a few interesting developments at SAP’s end: SAP is prototyping an enterprise-grade gamification platform on their community network as a way to make their members more successful. ” ~ Karl Kapp. INTRODUCTION. The revolution has begun! It is not just a fancy buzzword anymore.

Work-based collaboration tools and the elephant in the room

Connect Thinking

have admired this platform and the company from afar for years, and now that I’ve have played with it, it hasn’t disappointed. love collaboration platforms. Many will be suspicious of authority, of the root reason why the platform was implemented. Many will prioritise other work-based activities ahead of contributing to the platform. Transparency. Reputation.

Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

It's nice to know that it will play well across varied platforms. Theoretically, the other formats can work across different platforms, e.g., there's a Windows Media Player for Mac OS X and some ways to playback WMV Format on Linux. The reality is that the Flash video format will work much more consistently across different platforms. I was recently asked what video format to use and particularly about the differences between the Flash Video Format (FLV) and Windows Media - WMV Format. Why has this happened? So this may be less of an issue. It's not clear how true this is.

I want to facilitate online discussions but how do I choose the right platform?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Situation 1 : You're looking for an online platform for your sailing club or for your family to prepare for the yearly family reunion. You work for a company and may be asked to guide the process to develop a platform. Now you're probably going into process to build a platform on your intranet. Community platforms are software packages designed for use by online communities.

The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots

Jane Hart

It is true that a lot of the mobile chatbots that are to be found in messaging platforms are very primitive in comparison, as they only offer a strict set of preset commands to connect with a user. have a bot platform). Why chatbots? First a bit of background: two things have happened recently that are considered to be big turning points. Take for instance,  Alice and Evie.

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Designing a Learning Game? Play these 3 Games First

Knowledge Guru

At Bottom-Line Performance (owners of the Knowledge Guru platform), we have a “learning game design peer group” that meets a few times per year. These are key questions to ask as you evaluate this game: 1) You didn’t have full knowledge of how you were doing in comparison to your opponents as you didn’t know what tickets they were trying to complete.

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Moodle vs Totara – which is the right choice for you?

Paradiso

Moodle vs Totara Comparison Table 1. Moodle vs Totara Comparison Table 2. Moodle was designed not for enterprise, but so that educators could have access to a platform that allowed them to track and monitor learning within their own institutions. Moodle vs Totara: Understanding the differences. Free or not so free? Hierarchies. Totara Multi Tenancy. Appraisals.

11 Ways to Use GIFs at Work Right Now – Today!

Visual Lounge

GIF to Make Comparisons. Similar to a before and after GIF, a comparison GIF is a powerful communication tool. Perfect for the workplace social platform, such as Slack, Yammer, or Flowdock. GIFs have been making a comeback. Since 2011, the GIF file format has been steadily on the rise. There are GIF keyboards , GIF integrations , and GIF website s galore. Why GIF? Distribution.

To be or not to be Moodle

eLearning 24-7

It is not hate that I bring upon you good folk, rather it is the facts concerning Moodle and to be fair a comparison between it and in general commercial systems (since feature sets may differ, systems do differ to a degree, design, UI, my mom’s BBQ chicken (mmm), etc.). In fact, they can easily become a very profitable platform, quickly I might add. As Hamlet once said, “Tis Moodle Facts” Before I delve into the comparison between commercial and Moodle, let’s put out some facts – real facts on Moodle. . Not a fan of it. Uh, no not even close.

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Report – LMS Trends 2015: Is it time for something different?

Docebo

Perhaps not surprisingly, experience with a particular platform doesn’t always translate to higher satisfaction. In fact, according to the Brandon Hall report, the comparison isn’t even close. The 2015 LMS Trends report from Brandon Hall Group paints a picture of widespread dissatisfaction (and high turnover) among organizations that use an LMS. Organizations that responded to the firm’s survey say they’re paying far too much for systems that are difficult to use, out of date and that don’t provide the data and analytics the organizations need the most. DOWNLOAD THE WHITEPAPER. 1.

Why Curation is a Core Competency for L&D Professionals – Resources Shared at @ATDAtlanta

David Kelly

Comparison of Curation Platforms by Social Compare. On December 11th, I had the privilege of leading a webinar for the ATD Atlanta Chapter titled Why Curation is a Core Competency for L&D Professionals. This blog post is being set up a follow-up resource for those that attended the session. Specific Session Resources. Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. It Should Be.

Liveblog #emoocs2015 Amdocs a corporate training MOOC

Ignatia Webs

They used an internal platform: Moodle out of the box, but inside of the organisation due to IP demands. The content was always meaningful: no compromising in comparison to classroom content. They used an internal platform: Moodle out of the box, but inside of the organisation due to IP demands. These moocs are seen as personal development, not mandatory training.

turmoil and transition

Learning and Working on the Web

Value in the network era is accruing to the owners of the platforms, with companies such as Instagram reaching $1 billion valuations with only 13 employees. We are entering the platform capital economy, where a common internet exchange medium (the platform) can enable easier commercial transactions. The spoils go to the owner of the platform, receiving a percentage of revenues.

Mobile Learning Considerations – Native Apps or Web Apps

Upside Learning

The presentation gives a good initial comparison of the 5 OSes. Platform independent development, so can reach a wider range of audience. The app can be delivered instantaneously as there are no intermediate delivery platforms like app store. I stumbled upon this presentation , shared by Chad Udel , comparing four main mobile OSes. Take a look -. So Native Apps vs Web Apps?

The top 3 benefits of switching to cloud-based software

InsiderHub

The development cost of cloud-based software is extremely low in comparison to the development of traditional software. Business business software business solutions cloud app cloud-based software the cloud web-based platform Moving to “the cloud” has become a necessity for organizations to maintain a competitive edge and cut costs.

Learning the Netflix way

Dont Waste Your Time

In education MOOCs have enabled some of this to happen, but what is on offer is quite thin on the ground and only available at certain periods, which still mean we’re locked down to the information provider (note: not platform provider) to offer the course. For me the comparison between streaming video services like Netflix and education is too far apart to be relevant. Content.

Moodle vs Totara – which is the right choice for you?

Paradiso

Moodle vs Totara Comparison Table 1. Moodle vs Totara Comparison Table 2. Moodle was designed not for enterprise, but so that educators could have access to a platform that allowed them to track and monitor learning within their own institutions. Moodle vs Totara: Understanding the differences. Free or not so free? Hierarchies. Totara Multi Tenancy. Appraisals.

#OER #MOOC online learning papers from Open CourseWare conference

Ignatia Webs

The most interesting for my research and online learning interests was the one from Cohen, Omollo and Malicke which was an article on " a Framework to Integrate Public, Dynamic Metrics Into an OER Platform ". Our use of the hierarchical structure of a Drupal-based platform allows us to easily provide metrics for individual courses or resources.

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Heutagogy, Self-Directed Learning and Complex Work

ID Reflections

In comparison with competencies which consist of knowledge and skills, capability is a holistic attribute.” ( The highlight is mine. ) ~ [link] Today’s organizations require people to be capable, to drive their own learning and cooperate to learn together. Pedagogy had always established an unequal relation between the teacher and the taught. IMHO, a heutagogical approach is essential today.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Sadly though many still are in the dark on true mobile learning – i.e. not accessing their platform via a mobile web browser. The next day or whenever he has a connection to the Internet, his data gets pushed out from the device and pulled into the platform or tool. OnPoint Digital – M-Learning platform. Communities tied to courses rather than the entire platform.

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play the long game

Learning and Working on the Web

Platform capitalism is the ability of a common internet exchange medium to enable easy commercial transactions. The spoils go to the owner of the platform, receiving a percentage of revenues. Most of these platforms are created when regulations and oligopolies make these transactions difficult by traditional means. This is the hope of the investors in these platform companies.

Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

Here’s a quick comparison chart that summarizes some of our team’s findings: Feature. Platform neutrality. Publishes for any browser or platform. ·          Authoring requires Flash and Java. Publishes for any browser or platform. ·          Authoring and reviewing requires Internet Explorer or a desktop app. ·          No Mac solution for authoring. Claro. Composica.

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New directions in self-study e-learning: social interactions

Clive on Learning

Deployment through much friendlier and more usable platforms than your traditional LMS. I’m also beginning to see some changes to the way that your good old e-learning tutorial is presented. 80% went for option A …’ It would also be possible for learners to leave comments to explain their selections, and these could form the basis for a more in-depth comparison of perspectives. Over the past week I’ve been heavily involved in helping to judge this year’s E-Learning Awards. used to have a role in administrating them, but I never got to see any of the entries. instructional design

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Your questions answered: games, training, xAPI and…robots

Preloaded

AJ: Rather than a direct comparison, this was more of a challenge to ourselves. BC: All of these platforms (I’m not sure yet about the robots!) Rugged Rovers, a multi-player multi-platform game of design, in various guises around the world. Access the webinar video here. How hard is it to get buy-in from stakeholders to use games for learning? AJ: Gamified Learning? Simulation?

IRRODL journal is out with rich online, #mobile and #eLearning articles

Ignatia Webs

higher education HTML PDF MP3 EPUB Yi (Leaf) Zhang Assessment of the effectiveness of internet-based distance learning through the VClass e-Education platform HTML PDF MP3 EPUB Chadchadaporn Pukkaew Leadership in Open and Distance Learning Notes Editorial: Leadership in Open and Distance Learning Notes HTML PDF MP3 EPUB Marti Cleveland-Innes Leader-member exchange theory in higher and distance education HTML PDF MP3 EPUB Robert Leo Power. There are a couple of OER related articles in this publication. online learning journals irrodl mooc eLearning

Current state of Gamification in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

LMS, LCMS, LP – learning platforms); 650. Learning Platforms – there are so many entering the space including gamification it is staggering. . Leaderboard on learner home page (ideally two components – a) top 10  and b) learner can see where they are ranked in comparison). Imagine you are looking at a pinball machine.  It is your favorite machine. You see that Steve has more points than you, but ZZERAF is just slightly below you (and you wonder who is that person?).  But you continue to try.  Then something out of the blue happens.  Uh, oh. Points).

9 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 19

Upside Learning

Comparison of Novice and Expert And Why Games Can Help. Here’s an interesting comparison of novice vs. expert thinking. 6. The Asia-Pacific smartphone market is expected to double to 200 million by 2016, with Google’s Android operating system the leading platform. We have said this before and are saying it again; informal learning is the new ‘learning’. Know how. 4.

5 Tools to Help You “Gamify” Your eLearning Content

DigitalChalk eLearning

The tool features 180+ eLearning templates, including interactive comparison charts, diagrams, questionnaires, multiple selections, and more. Elucidat is an ‘intelligent’ eLearning authoring platform that solves the challenges busy eLearning authoring teams face when using desktop-based authoring software made for individual authors. Gamification has become much more common in the last few years, in fact, it is now the norm – nearly all eLearning includes some sort of “gamified” content. How can you “gamify” your eLearning content? Raptivity. Articulate. iSpring. Adobe Captivate.

eMOOCs2016 proceedings and a call of papers #CfP #MOOC

Ignatia Webs

The eMOOCs2016 conference in Graz, Austria just finished. Looking at the research and MOOC experiences that were shared, it is clear that MOOCs are beginning to be understood more in-depth. The organizers turned everything into a wonderful experience (feedback from some colleagues, I could not make it this year due to a number of unfortunate reasons). The full call can be found here.

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Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube

Visual Lounge

Office 365 Video feels simple in comparison to more mature video offerings like YouTube, yet it’s privacy and security features are likely to be more important for companies trying to keep their video content confidential. Here’s a look at the inside of this new platform: Main screen. YouTube has a similar delay, but the delay felt much longer on Office 365 video by comparison.

Understanding Image File Formats

Visual Lounge

included a comparison below (the checkerboard symbolizes a transparent background) that hopefully helps you understand what I mean. Most photo sharing sites like Facebook and Flickr will accept higher resolution photos and convert them to a format that works well on their platforms. But, which image file formats do you need? Common Image File Types. Lossy vs. Lossless Compression.

How Twitter can be used for informal personal learning?

Dont Waste Your Time

You might use Twitter for something else; running buddies, charity auctions, account complaints, celebrity stalking, coffee-shop cake comparisons. Each platform means I use it differently: the browser version is easier to search, skim-read, click links, etc. The great thing is that you/they had no idea they were doing it, or even part of it. SB: Thank you. What should you include?

#MOOC @Edinburgh report on organizing 6 Coursera MOOCs

Ignatia Webs

This is the summary they provide and it gives a good overview of all the subjects addressed in the report: In January 2013, the University of Edinburgh launched six MOOCs on the Coursera virtual learning environment (VLE) platform [www.coursera.org]. These were short fully-online courses, each lasting either 5 or 7 weeks, and they had a total initial enrolment of just over 309,000 learners.

6 Steps to Choosing the Best eLearning Authoring Tool

Everything E-Learning

The process usually involves a fair share of trial and error, research, and lengthy comparison checklists, with an abundance of stress thrown in for good measure. If you find out that the eLearning authoring tool may conflict with your current technology, then you may need to look into plug-ins that offer you the same features or functions as your existing platforms. 6.

Proof That Your Videos Impact Millennials

KZO Innovations

Compared to baby boomers, Millennials are 150% more likely to comparison shop with video while in-store and 146% more likely to watch a video if it’s available on a company’s site while shopping online. Nearly three-quarters (74%) of Millennials find video helpful when comparison shopping. With accessible video creation tools and platforms , companies of any size can create professional-­grade videos to reach the Millennial audience and, in turn, grow business. And, 4 in every 5 Millennials find video helpful during initial research for a purchase decision.

The Importance of Being Agile in a VUCA World

ID Reflections

Coming from a very traditional, waterfall-driven background replete with all the drawbacks (what I perceive as drawbacks in comparison especially in the context of a rapidly changing world), it took me quite a while to assimilate the philosophy—even the basics of Agile. We talk about learning agility, organizational agility, individual agility, agile as a philosophy and much more. Perhaps!

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How Can Technology Support ERP END-user Training?

CommLab India

These videos can be from senior managers highlighting the importance and necessity of this changeover to a new platform. Another reason would be comparison. When rolling out new ERP software in an organization, one of the most important factors that needs to be addressed is training end-users. Yet, it might be one of the most underestimated and crudely executed tasks.

20 Must-Know Video Stats for Online Retailers

KZO Innovations

quarters of Millennials rely on online video when comparison shopping. Speaking of demos, check out our free webinar on how to use the KZO Innovations Video Content Management Platform! If you work in e-commerce, of course you’re aware that product review videos are continuing to gain momentum. If you’re still on the fence about incorporating more video into your online retail marketing strategy, these 20 recent video stats  may just make your decision easier. Let’s take a look: It is estimated that in 2015 , 204.2 This represents 78.6% of the US Internet users. eMarketer .

Digital Curation: Definitions, Tools, and Strategies – Resources Shared During LINGOs Webinar

David Kelly

Comparison of Curation Platforms by Social Compare. On April 17th, I had the privilege of leading a webinar for LINGOs titled Digital Curation: Definitions, Tools, and Strategies. This blog post is being set up a follow-up resource for those that attended the session. It may also serve as a resource for anyone that wants to learn more about curation and learning. Specific Session Resources. Content Curation: Bringing Order to Information Overload by Christy Barksdale. Ways to use Curation in Learning by Benn Betts. Content Curation – What Is It? YouTube video via LearnPatch.

Make the Most of ASAE Annual 2013 Conference: An Interview with Jay Daughtry of Chatterbachs

Association eLearning

Meeting someone at an event and then finding and connecting with them on social media platforms is a powerful way to stay in front of and communicate with them. SL: What do you think will be the hot topic or trend to be discussed this year in comparison to years’ past? The following is the transcript from a recent interview with Jay Daughtry, author of the ChatterBachs blog. and 2).

Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile. Learning on the Leading Edge , February 9, 2009 Harold Jarche » Open Source LMS - Learning and Working on the Web , June 25, 2006 Selecting an Open-Source Online Course Development and Delivery Platform - Tony Karrer delicious links , February 16, 2010 Have LMSs Jumped The Shark? I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools.