A framework for content curation
JUNE 17, 2015
It is with this in mind that I have started thinking about a model – or perhaps more accurately, a framework – for content curation. As a framework for content curation, however, I feel the heuristic doesn’t go far enough. While related to the subject matter, this content need not be “educational” in the traditional sense. Show me and I remember.
The caveat of content curation
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
However I’d like to explicate his implied caveat: …if good content is available. Anyone who’s spent 5 minutes in an organisational setting appreciates how difficult it can be to source relevant, actionable content. Under these circumstances – when the right content can not be found – there is nothing to curate, so we have no choice but to create it.
Enspire Named in Training Industry Content Watch List
JUNE 17, 2016
Enspire is pleased to announce that we have been selected as a 2016 Content Development Watch List Company. This is our fifth year to earn the distinction of Content Development Watch List Company or Top 20 Content Development Company. Selection as a 2016 Content Development Watch List Company was based on the following criteria: Industry visibility, innovation, and impact.
User generated content; The next trend!
Challenge to Learn
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
The big question is: is content created by subject matter experts (User generated content) a solution for this problem? I believe it is or at least will be. We spoke to three companies who are already working or experimenting with user generated content and created a white paper with our findings. generated content over six years ago. We want it to be a success.”.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
situations, or present individualized content. foundational content from OTS elearning and additional training that speaks specifically to. Secret 6: Add Your Own Content into the Flow. can add content “blocks” such as videos, templates, forms, examples or stories, internal or. Whether you’re looking to build custom content around a core of OTS topics, or you just.
AUGUST 11, 2015
We’ve heard about learning engineering and while the focus is on experience design, the pragmatics include designing content to create the context, resources, and motivation for the activity. And it’s time we step beyond just hardwiring this content together, and start treating it as professionals. You can customize the content you’re searching for with filters. The content reacts to the device you’re on and displays appropriately. This is content engineering , and it’s a direction we need to go. strategy technology
Compelling content hooks you in and won't let go
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 10, 2015
We are told that learners are no longer able to concentrate on content that's more than four or five minutes long. Our content can play a valuable role in that process, not just by informing the learner of what they need to know and do, but by sparking ideas, generating insights, challenging assumptions and enabling them to take their first steps along the skills journey. Good luck!
How to Make Sticky eLearning Content
JANUARY 8, 2015
After all the many hours of eLearning content development and design we have done as eLearning professionals, the most important objective is to ensure our learners retain and apply what they’ve learned to memory. In this post, I want go over the Forgetting Curve, how it applies to your eLearning courses, and give some ideas to create sticky eLearning content. Magazine.
eLearning Content And Social Media
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
In eLearning, it is said that you have 8 seconds to engage your learners before they move away from your content. Luckily, this is more than the 2 seconds we supposedly have with general web content. You want your eLearners to stay with you much more than 8 seconds and be engaged by your social media marketing (SMM) content. How Can You Use Twitter for eLearning?
Content isn’t a silo
MARCH 2, 2016
I mentioned in my previous post that I was talking at the xAPI camp about content strategy, and on the way in I created a new diagram to convey a concept I wanted to discuss. Of course one of the things I agitate about for the revolution is that L&D can’t hide away but has to start engaging across the business. And, let me add, that’s only increasing. strategy technology
eLearning in the Multi-device World: Context vs. Content
MARCH 9, 2016
Google already talked about context vs. content way back in 2012 by suggesting that ‘device choice depends on context’, and we added a thought or two about it in an earlier post about how not considering the context is one […]. eLearning Context vs. Content eLearning in the Multi-device WorldAt the very beginning I have to say that this is not a new deduction.
Device-Agnostic Content – The Instructional Design Challenge
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Okay, so device-agnostic content is the talk of the town. Yes, device agnosticism is all about focusing on the content and designing it in a way that instead of being tied to any particular device, it serves to perform well on the web in general. With BYOD on the rise, organizations who are looking to adopt mobile learning have a lot to benefit from device agnostic content.
Just-in-place learning for a Mobile Workforce
You will learn how to utilize the GPS capabilities of mobile devices to deliver timely, location-aware content to learners using Adobe Captivate 8 Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh, Sr. Adobe eLearning Evangelist, to learn how to create location-aware courses.
Looking forward on content
SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
At DevLearn next week, I’ll be talking about content systems in session 109. The point is that instead of monolithic content, we want to start getting more granular for more flexible delivery. And while there I’ll be talking about some of the options on how, here I want to make the case about why, in a simplified way. Fingers crossed. Your feedback welcome, as always.
Content curation in education
OCTOBER 24, 2013
I believe it would be a total waste of time to begin this post with my own definition of content curation. Since there are so many definitions that could explain this phenomenon, I decided to pick my favorite from the list of content curation definitions maintained by Robin Good (in my opinion – a guru of content curation). Instructional design content curation
5 Tips For Proofreading Your Own eLearning Content
MAY 17, 2012
In this post, I have included 5 time-tested tips to help you become an ace at proofreading your own eLearning content. 1. Proofreading eLearning content is boring. Writing eLearning content is a lot like squeezing the last remaining drops of toothpaste out, and proofreading the same content is like pushing the paste inside the tube again. dare you to find them.
Making Micro Course Content
FEBRUARY 2, 2016
While some courses simply require this much content, it isn’t always ideal from a learner perspective. First, micro learning is often preferred by learners as it doesn’t take long to consume the content. It has been suggested that breaking up content into small “chunks” is going to make the transfer of learning more efficient. Use Micro Learning.
Compelling content requires a cunning plan
Clive on Learning
JULY 28, 2015
Second in the series: Six characteristics of compelling content First you need a compelling concept Yes, you probably got it - they’re talking about the same subject. In our leisure time, we might choose to consume content, such as TV shows, novels and music, for the entertainment value alone. The content is an end in itself. digital content instructional design
How the right tech tools for your team can power your sales enablement strategy
Sources TABLE OF CONTENTS ENABLING SALES. But no matter how you put it, sales enablement at its core involves content and. with a massive amount of training content, on every possible topic, all in one. Such content is delivered during event-based training, but it’s also. difficult to find, the enterprising sales rep may attempt to recreate the content. training.
Top eLearning Content Development Companies in 2015
JULY 29, 2015
The post Top eLearning Content Development Companies in 2015 appeared first on CollectMyThoughts. Business elearning Top 5 Solutions content development companies eLearning Content development
Enspire Top Content Company
JUNE 4, 2015
AUSTIN TX - 5 June 2015 – Training Industry has named Enspire, a leading developer of training content and media, to its Content Development Companies Watchlist for 2015. Training Industry has named Enspire to the list, or as a Top 20 Content Development company, for 4 years in a row. Capability to develop and deliver multiple types of content. Geographic reach.
JUNE 9, 2015
So, I’d roughly (and generously) estimate that the ratio is around 80:20 for content: practice. And, in the context of moving from ‘getting it right’ to ‘not getting it wrong’, that seems woefully inadequate. So, two questions: do we just need more practice, or do we also have too much content. I’ll put my money on the latter. Yes, designing practice is harder than just delivering content, but it’s not that much harder to develop more than just to develop some. And then let the practice drive them to the content. design
L&D in 2015: Too Much Content, Too Little Time
JANUARY 6, 2015
Too much content delivered to learners and/or content that changes frequently.(39%). Organizations overload learners with content, and it changes quickly. Regardless of the “what,” it’s clear that content overload is a big problem. Learning Research Learning Trends 2015 2015 learning trends content overload knowledge transfer remembering Right?
Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact
successful with microlearning W H I T E P A P E R 2Table of Contents. Microlearning is a technique of delivering learning content in short, bite-sized bursts (from. short pieces of content into an LMS. chunked microlearning content lets employees search for information and have it at their. personalized learning where learning content can be. About Axonify.14
9 Mistakes to Avoid When Creating eLearning Content
MARCH 16, 2015
Steve is a freelance blogger and content writer for FreshEssays.com. He loves writing about education, content creation, and learning techniques. With so many courses being created on a daily basis, it’s not surprising that some content will be better than others. Here’s how to avoid some common eLearning content mistakes: 1. Guest post by Steve Aedy.
5 Lessons from Netflix on Creating Addicting Elearning Content
FEBRUARY 25, 2016
Netflix has drastically changed how we engage with content. What is really interesting, is how we can use Netflix principles in creating learning content. Lessons from Netflix on Creating Addicting Elearning Content: 1. On-demand content. Everyone loves to feel like the content they are watching is relatable and this draws viewers in further. Make it Real. Check!
The Genericization Of Content
DECEMBER 20, 2012
We are starting to ‘genericize’ content, it is starting to look the same, feel the same, and function in a similar manner. Scaling of experience in my eyes is simply being able to leverage the hardware and software feature-set that the platform provide i.e., the courseware/content should be able to use the feature-set to enhance the experience, not just provide a baseline function.
Does Your eLearning Content Set Off Fireworks?
JUNE 29, 2016
Unlike pyrotechnic designers, as creators of eLearning content, we don’t want our courses to explode— but we do want them to stick with learners in the same way. How are you using eLearning technology to create content that not only serves to educate and inform your audience, but also engages them with interactive, impressive design? It was an event. It had a good reputation.
5 Unknown Ways You're Wasting Your Training Budget
These employees are accustomed to personalized online content. platforms that can deliver on-demand learning content. integrate any type of digital content and allow learners, as. and suggest content.” By utilizing digital learning in training, companies are able to cut costs and improve employee. Learning 82% ability to access content. WHITE PAPER 5 Unknown Ways.
Designing An Effective Elearning Content Strategy
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Content strategy is the plan which outlines what form of content will be made available to learners in what form. Learning Management Strategy Designing An Effective Elearning Content Designing An Effective Elearning Content Strategy Elearning Content Strategy That is, what will be taught through videos; what will be available for reading, so on and so forth.
5 Ways to Stop Training Content Overload
APRIL 23, 2015
In our Learning & Remembering Survey, first conducted in December 2014, 24% of respondents said that “content overload’ was a huge problem in their organizations. 38% more said that knowledge transfer and retention of content are their biggest challenges. Learners are not remembering what was trained because too much content is crammed into each session.
5 Content Troubleshooting Tips for Instructional Designers
OCTOBER 8, 2014
Do you ever feel stuck as Instructional Designers with content you can’t work with? Here are some potential cures for what ails you. 1. I’ve been staring at this content for what feels like forever and have no idea what to do with it. Spending time staring at the ceiling or reading and re-reading your content? Do you feel uninspired as to how to make something active?
Compelling content requires some media chemistry
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 3, 2015
They're interested in the content, not the container. Believe it or not, learning content is written for learners - everyone else just gets in the way. Coming next: Compelling content hooks you in and won't let go In case you missed it: Six characteristics of compelling content - an introduction Compelling content requires a cunning plan. They are memorable.
Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program
We can connect people socially, upload user generated content, and track and. rate content. Living up to the Promise of eLearning: CLOSING THE LEARNING-DOING GAP A FAILED PROMISE 2 kineo.com firstname.lastname@example.org 312-846-6656 OUTCOMES VS CONTENT Part of the problem might be that we’ve. our content. Content is KING right? content does not equate to results.
Six characteristics of compelling content: an introduction
Clive on Learning
JULY 24, 2015
You have competition There is a lot of content out there competing for our attention: 100 million YouTube videos 5 million English language articles on Wikipedia 5 billion web pages 25 million songs on iTunes 14000 films on Netflix Clearly we can’t consume more than a tiny fraction of all this. We’ve become adept at ignoring content that isn’t compelling, in our personal lives and at work.
Does Your eLearning Have too Much Content?
MARCH 3, 2014
content. They know the content and consequently have a hard time knowing how much detail is too much. If your organization is pumping out content-heavy eLearning and you want to find a better way, take a look at the simple tips below. By moving the bulk of the content to the resource guide, the actual courses focus on “What would you do?” Show and Tell.
Algorithmically Generated Content In Learning
NOVEMBER 22, 2012
For years, learning/training as revolved around the generation of ‘content’, in fact for a number of years learning was all about content and methods to deliver it to learners. The internet and the profusion of user-generated content has changed that, so much content, and so many methods to deliver it. It’d probably mean the end of ‘training content’ as we know it.
Tips for Creating Good E-learning Content
FEBRUARY 28, 2015
Let us now look at a few points that could help you create better eLearning content. Every e-content will have its learning objects and it is important to not stray from those goals. This helps you create a highly organized and motivated content there by enabling your students to benefit better and to gain a complete learning experience. among many others. Define your goals.
New Brandon Hall Group report forecasts major shift in 2016 online learning trends
technology integrates with are HRIS. (37%), content management (29%), and. learning content management system. Content plays a huge role in learning, and an inability to properly manage it. are HRIS (37%), content management (29%), and talent management (28%). say the same for a content management system. © 2016 Brandon Hall Group. Exploring new and. to increase.
I Need to Convert My Content to Mobile – Now What??
JUNE 18, 2014
More and more organizations are coming to the realization that they need to “mobilize” their content. How to best make that happen is the tricky part, as there are a multitude of things to consider such as: What types of content lend themselves to mobile? Which employees will most benefit from mobile content? Mobile Learning converting content to mobile Developing Mobile Learning mLearning Content Do we […].
Designing Mobile Learning Content: Getting Started
JUNE 8, 2015
Research your target audience – Knowing your audience before designing content and delivery methods is an absolute must. Responsive content development framework to deliver learning to multiple-devices. Device agnostic content delivery is the new mantra which lets instructional designers reach a large variety of learners via their personal devices with minimum possible effort.
5 Benefits of Automating Your eLearning Content Creation
MAY 17, 2016
Creating eLearning content is tough. You’ve carried out tons of research, enough to feel like the content will be informative enough without overwhelming. The content was a massive fail and leaves you scratching your head as to why. After all, we’re not talking outdated, 1980s-style scary training videos , but what you believe to be interesting, relevant content.
Under the ‘Content’ Cover
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
Too often I see instructional design training and tools, in addition to talking about ‘objectives’ and ‘assessment’ (which I tend to call ‘practice’, for hopefully obvious reasons), talking about ‘content’. What should be the elements of content are an introduction to the learning experience, a presentation of the concept(s), examples that illustrate applying the concept to contexts, and a closing of the experience. So if we’re not scaffolding here, we run the risk of creating content that may be well-written, but isn’t well- designed. Right? design
Whitepaper: When The LMS Isn’t Enough
Learning Retention for Bottom Line Results W H I T E P A P E R 2Table of Contents. While your LMS lets you set up specific parameters around which content to deliver, it’s. learning model must include: • Bite-sized learning content that counteracts overload, making it easier for people to learn. When the LMS isn’t Enough How to Turbocharge Your LMS and Improve. expectations.
ELearning Content Chunking is a Key!
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
ELearning Content Chunking is a Key! Today’s article is here to highlight the most important aspects and guide you through the content chunking process. The term “Chunking” has been here for a while, however, not everybody knows where it came from and how to use it in eLearning practice to teach with the best possible outcome. eLearning
5 Ways Content Marketing Supports Instructional Design
MAY 14, 2013
Traditionally that would consist of … Read more › blog content marketing curation elearning elearning network instructional design When we talk about marketing, by default we talk about marketing campaigns. That suggests using a variety of media, spread out over a period of time, coordinated in a way that serves a specific goal.