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Great Time Talking #Gamification at Masie’s Learning2015

Kapp Notes

Karl Kapp and Elliott Masie riffing on games and gamification for learning at Learning2015 in Orlando, FL. Last week I had the honor and privileged of being one of the keynote speakers at Elliott Masie’s Learning2015 Conference in Orlando, FL. Elliott Masie kicking off Learning2015. Sal Khan speaking with Elliott Masie at Learning2015. Gamification Out and About

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Elliott Masie – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast

Sponge UK

Elliott Masie is one of the best known learning experts in the world, he’s an author, conference host, learning researcher and even a broadway producer. Figurehead and founder of the influential Masie center , he held his first learning conference 25 years ago so we started by asking if it’s easier or harder for learning professionals now than back then.

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Elliott Masie on user experience, global learning and sharing our turf

Sponge UK

Elliott Masie is probably the world’s most influential learning expert, not to mention the most entertaining and inspiring. Video: Elliott Masie on the importance of data for L&D. One of the things you do at the Masie Learning Lab is to explore the usability of new technologies for learning.  You bet! The average learner has an over-abundance of content.

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Impressions of the Masie Learning 2011 Conference

Social Learning

Last week I was fortunate to attend the Learning 2011 conference, organized every year by Elliott Masie.  So in this month’s blog I wanted to talk about some general impressions I had there. Masie himself had some interesting ideas about creating apps that dashboard content that can be individualized to a user’s learning needs. Mobile Technology: The Future of Learning?

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4 Takeaways from Elliott Masie’s LeadershipDev Conference

Enspire Learning

I just returned from Elliott Masie’s LeadershipDev Conference in Las Vegas, where I saw robotic virtual humans, listened to Marshall Goldsmith’s coaching advice, and had a great time exploring the Vegas strip with some favorite clients. Creating ROI data on leadership development efforts continues to vex many L&D leaders. Or, as an executive suggested to Elliott, reframe ROI; CEOs don’t want their ‘money back’ – they want ‘talent back’ #2: Don’t design learning and development programs in isolation. Elliott’s advice: Think like a lawyer.

Leader development is the question. Is mobile the answer?

Allison Rossett

When you look at the numbers associated with workplace learning and development, the investment in leader performance jumps out. companies have increased leadership development spending 14 percent over 2011 levels to an estimated $13.6 Can we rely on training and development for leaders? No surprise, there is great interest in alternative methods to develop and support leaders and managers. However, as enticing as they are, mobile devices are not major players in enterprise workforce development, in general, and in leader development, in particular.

‘iPadisms’ from Elliott Masie

Dawn of Learning

Last month Xyleme had the pleasure of presenting a webinar with none other than elearning luminary Elliott Masie on “iPad, a Game Changer for Blended Learning”. During this webinar event Elliott Masie shared valuable insights on how the iPad is transforming learning within organizations, and why organizations need to offer training on the iPad. They [the USDOD] want to be more agile. 

Make Learning Supportive and Available Everywhere

Integrated Learnings

Thoughts on Elliot Masie's Lectora User Conference Keynote. This year's 2011 Lectora user conference provided my first opportunity to hear learning futurist Elliot Masie ( of The Masie Center ) speak live; he didn't disappoint. As Masie said, we are at an age of incredible learning development opportunity. By Jay Lambert. Learning is changing. mobile).

Evidence Is Essential in Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

Provide proof that leadership development programs have an impact. You have been selected for our leadership development track. We will be promoting you to a more senior position in the organization, and in six weeks you will be attending our Next Leaders Development Program. Certainly the promotion is exciting and welcome, and it will be an honor for Sarah to spend seven to 21 days with other rising leaders in the development program. Any employee would jump at the chance to have this type of attention, development, pampering and exposure. Good news, Sarah.

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How Microsoft themselves use SharePoint to help 45,000 employees learn better

SharePoint and Assessment

started in learning technology developing and then managing a product called Ingenium (Jim and I first met back then) at a company called Meliora Systems. Are you running the new version of SharePoint under development (version 15) internally or do you use SharePoint 2010 internally? know there is a lot of interest (for example within the Masie Consortium ) in this area.

How Microsoft themselves use SharePoint to help 45,000 employees learn better

SharePoint and Assessment

started in learning technology developing and then managing a product called Ingenium (Jim and I first met back then) at a company called Meliora Systems. Are you running the new version of SharePoint under development (version 15) internally or do you use SharePoint 2010 internally? know there is a lot of interest (for example within the Masie Consortium ) in this area.

GE TV: Elliott Masie on the Future of Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

The one and only Elliott Masie stopped by to share his wealth of expertise with all of your lucky viewers! Elliott is one of the rock stars of the learning and development world, having been one of the industry’s most prominent thinkers for decades. He heads up The MASIE Center , a think tank focused on supporting learning and knowledge within the workforce. It’s powerful.

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But here are a few podcast appetizers to engage us into learning mode: Social Networking Demo - A Captivate presentation by Elliott Masie (and Sarah the connector). Dan Pink Keynote and Podcast - Here is a 10 minute audio PodCast interview of Dan Pink by Elliott Masie, focused on design, personalization and "A Whole New Mind". Learning 2007 LearningWiki 2007 WHAT? JUICE? REFLECTION!

LearningWiki 2007 (Elliott Masie)


But here are a few podcast appetizers to engage us into learning mode: Social Networking Demo - A Captivate presentation by Elliott Masie (and Sarah the connector). Dan Pink Keynote and Podcast - Here is a 10 minute audio PodCast interview of Dan Pink by Elliott Masie, focused on design, personalization and "A Whole New Mind". Learning 2007 LearningWiki 2007 WHAT? JUICE? REFLECTION!

Free eBook on Learning Strategies


At over 100 pages, with eight strong case studies, the Masie Center has compiled an excellent overview of how learning leaders at major companies developed their learning strategies. learning strategy develops the learning culture within the organization that helps make judgment calls that balance new and existing technology against what you can afford. Agile learning is the key here, so they have developed a strategy and follow it, but also find themselves “crashing together a curriculum&# using what they call a “blitz methodology.&# Ten quick questions.

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Masie Wrap Up

Tony O'Driscoll

Also, the game is available to all thanks to the Masie foundation. So go out on the Masie site to check it out. Trust is something you can learn and get better at and develop over time. BTW: He also sent the same advice to McCain campaign. They put in 17 hours the first day, 17 the second and 20 the third and the final product was very impressive. Here is how things map out.

Free Podcast Featuring e-Learning Expert Elliott Masie Released

Everything E-Learning

Custom Development Services. Seamless and Easy Development. -->. Seamless and Easy Development. -->. Seamless and Easy Development. -->. Free Podcast Featuring e-Learning Expert Elliott Masie Released. Lectora® e-Learning software releases a free podcast featuring renowned futurist, analyst and researcher in the e-Learning industry, Elliott Masie. Forum.

Agile Learner; Agile Leader

The Peformance Improvement

I have to admit that prior to hearing Elliott Masie talk about “learning agility” last week at the virtual Human Captial Media Symposium for CLOs , the concept was not on my radar. However, aspiring to be agile myself (mentally and physically), I’m willing to learn something new and, maybe, discard some old notions about human development and leadership. Each is worth considering.

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Inspiring E-Learning Quotes from the Great Masters


16 Inspiring e-Learning Quotes : This collection from SHIFT eLearning includes brilliant insights from some of the great names in the e-learning industry such as Michael Allen, Jane Bozarth and Elliot Masie. THE QUOTE: “ The key to success is getting people to do the right thing at the right time.” – Michael W. Allen, CEO, Allen Interactions. THE JOURNEY: Where is e-learning heading?

Learning (and development) strategies how far do they reach?

Challenge to Learn

The Masie center brought out an eBook on Learning Strategies. In the Masie eBook 8 learning strategist talk about their strategy. Due to the shorter outlook of our customers we have to respond faster to new developments. But we still need time to design and develop great quality software and guard our own direction and development lines.

MASIE Center Delivers a Daisy of a Deal


In keeping up with our trend this week of offering newly available and FREE resources to help keep you informed and up-to-date on learning and elearning, we offer you this link to the Masie Center’s open source e-book, “Learning Perspectives,&# with contributions by “40 Global Learning Leaders.&#. Many thanks to the MASIE Center for providing this great book! If you’re curious about the four key elements of training within the Central Intelligence Agency, for example, this is your resource.

Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech

Web Courseworks

In other words, the ASTD Handbook is well designed as the starting point for your next self-led professional development journey. Jon Aleckson (JA): The ASTD Handbook is quite the reference book for the training and development industry. It is critical that we remember the foundation on which we base our assumptions in learning and development. Enjoy. Or the topics first?

Update from Masie Learning Conference and HR Tech Europe

Learning on the Leading Edge

I just finished a marathon travel-week which included a few days at Elliot Masie's Learning 2012 conference and several days at the HR Tech Europe show in Amsterdam. Masie Learning 2012 Conference : Energizing and Informative as Ever. Elliot Masie's conference is "the confab" for the L&D professional, and I found it as energizing and fun as ever.

Elliott Masie and the Emperor's New Slide Show

Clive on Learning

He developed new slide shows almost every day and loved to show them off to his people. And no more wasted hours developing handouts - simply print out your slides and all the words will be there." Exacerbating the situation, The Emperor ordered all his officials to develop presentations of their own to provide him with daily updates on matters of state. Who's fault is this?

Future of Employee Learning

The Peformance Improvement

This is what Elliott Masie, Founder & President of The MASIE Center, said this week at the beginning of his Keynote session at the Human Capital Media Symposium for Chief Learning Officer. Masie went on to talk about trends that have the potential for changing the field dramatically. third major trend identified by Masie is learning agility. Related articles.

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The Transformative Journey of Corporate MOOCs


How MOOCs Will Revolutionize Corporate Learning And Development : This Forbes article by Jeanne Meister carries some insights on how MOOCs can provide you the impetus to re-think your employer brand and corporate learning department. Learning 2014 : Elliot Masie is hosting a MOOCs & Corporate Learning Symposium at Learning 2014 – to be held in Orlando, Florida from Oct 26 to 29.

Stop Taking Employees Back to School

CLO Magazine

We’re tracking a trend in the learning and development field — a shift away from modeling our efforts after the images from school. Elliott Masie is the chairman and CLO of The Masie Center’s Learning Consortium and CEO of The Masie Center, an international think tank focused on learning and workplace productivity. And I mean that quite literally.

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Will at Work Learning: Elliott Masies LMS Wish List

Will at Work Learning

Main | What Work-Learning Audit Reveals » Friday, 15 February 2008 Elliott Masies LMS Wish List Elliott Masie came up with a great and very insightful wish list for LMSs. People can learn something — develop competencies/skills —from courses or from other means. competency-management system that offers multiple means to develop oneself is ideal, where courses/events are just one option. Will at Work Learning Will Thalheimers research-based commentary on learning, performance, and the industry thereof. « Starbucks to Shutdown for Training.


Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning

Social Learning

Elliott Masie’s Learning Consortium defines mobile learning quite broadly: “We define mobile learning… as all ‘knowledge in the hand.’ It includes the use of mobile/handheld devices to perform any of the following: Deliver education/learning. And speaking of accessibility, there’s the issue of developing “device-agnostic” content to accommodate Android, iPhone, and other platforms.

The Pulse of Mobile Learning

Allison Rossett

Elliott Masie recently released his  mobile study. The Masie team continues in the very same vein: Interest in delivering learning on mobile devices is high but implementation is in the very early stages of development. So far that interest has primarily translated into projects to explore and test mobile learning and developing some content designed for mobile devices. The Masie group pointed to employees as the advocates for mobile learning and support. The  Worldbank’s  number one trend for educational technology in developing countries is tablets.

Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs

Upside Learning

To keep up with the happenings, trends, innovations, and other information on LMS and to ensure our teams at Upside involved in core LMS development, client implementations, client support and Innovation team are in tune with the industry we follow a host of blogs that focus specifically on LMS, learning technology, and related topics. Elliott Masie’s Learning Trends. Cheers!

The Best of eLearning in November 2015

Everything E-Learning

As John Blackmon, Chief Technology Officer at Trivantis said, “Lectora’s Responsive Course Design provides the solution that eLearning developers need for quick, effective mobile course development.” (The eLearning Brothers even added over 30 new responsive templates to their Template Library.). 3.  Great Time Talking #Gamification at Masie’s Learning 2015. Best Of Blog

2015 Reflections on Games and Gamification for Learning

Kapp Notes

It seems to me that the year 2015 was the year that gamification got “real” for learning and development. It still has a way to go but a number of instances seem to point to a more concrete and focused effort on making gamification work in learning and development and the spreading of the concept. billion USD by 2018. billion in 2018. billion by 2018. Final Thoughts.

How Widespread is Mobile Learning?

Kapp Notes

One is by the Masie Group and that study revealed that only 3%, or six of the 204 organizations surveyed were deploying mobile learning widely throughout the organization (although 21% did indicate that they have implemented it in some areas of their organization.) These organizations are not developing content specifically for mobile devices; 70% of them indicated they create 10% or less of their learning content specifically for mobile devices. The answer is that mobile learning is just now starting to get a foothold but it is not widespread by any means.

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

Sponge UK

Association for Talent Development (ATD). Elliott Masie’s Learning TRENDS. Association for Talent Development (ATD). Elliott Masie’s Learning TRENDS. This web version of Elliott Masie’s Learning Trends newsletter is published every week and features interesting learning-related news and updates. Presented in alphabetical order. Bozarthzone. Cathy Moore. Flipboard.

10 Awesome eLearning Quotes

KZO Innovations

Abernathy, former editor of Training + Development Magazine  .       8. So, let’s drop the “e” – or at least give it a new and wider definition.” – Elliot Masie, producer, author, and e-learning expert (Masie Center and Masie Productions)  .       9. Bring learning to people.  . “We need to bring learning to people instead of people to learning.” – Elliot Masie  .       10. eLearning educators are blazing a trail in this digital age. Innovative, out-of-the-box thinking and teaching is fundamentally changing the way people learn. People expect to be bored.  .

ATD International Conference and Expo 2015: Will you be there?

Obsidian Learning

have seen Erik Wahl ( @ErikWahl ) at one of the past Masie conferences and have been impressed with his energy and passion. We will even show you a preview of Obsidian Black, a new rapid development tool we are working on. The main reason is the keynote speakers, in particular Sugata Mitra and Erik Wahl. I am sure Andrea Jung will be good, but I am partial to the other two.

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