Great Time Talking #Gamification at Masie’s Learning2015
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
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
Elliott Masie – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
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.
‘iPadisms’ from Elliott Masie
JULY 1, 2011
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. It’s a game changer in that sense.
Impressions of the Masie Learning 2011 Conference
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
Last week I was fortunate to attend the Learning 2011 conference, organized every year by Elliott Masie. Masie himself had some interesting ideas about creating apps that dashboard content that can be individualized to a user’s learning needs. Uncategorized mobile learning Elliott Masie Learning 2011Mobile Technology: The Future of Learning? ” .
Leader development is the question. Is mobile the answer?
APRIL 9, 2013
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.
Make Learning Supportive and Available Everywhere
MAY 16, 2011
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
FEBRUARY 26, 2013
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.
GE TV: Elliott Masie on the Future of Learning Technologies
AUGUST 10, 2016
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. Insulation’.
Learning Escape Room
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
It was one of the activities at the Learning 2016 conference, hosted by the Masie Center. You’re locked in a room with a handful of people, often strangers. You need to work together to find clues and problem solve in order to escape before time runs out. That’s the premise behind escape rooms. I found out. I arrived a few minutes late and missed whatever orientation there may have been.
Learning Professionals Must Be Learners
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
Now, let’s apply this formula to learning development and delivery. In fact, when offered a typical 20-hour classroom program, many of us ask if there is something quicker — yet we develop for that duration. Homepage Top Story - Right Column Strategy leadership development learning delivery MOOCs performanceImagine eating in a restaurant where the chef never tastes the food.
Free Podcast Featuring e-Learning Expert Elliott Masie Released
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
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.
Your Learners Have Attitude
MARCH 7, 2017
Your learners aren’t being rude or arrogant, but they do have a new attitude, which may be surprising, disappointing or confusing to us learning and development veterans. Some of your learners, normally grateful recipients of all the development you can give them, may be showing new behaviors that look more like online dating. Learners have a lot of attitude these days. Both pass.
Agile Learner; Agile Leader
The Peformance Improvement
APRIL 26, 2013
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.
Elliott Masie and the Emperor's New Slide Show
Clive on Learning
DECEMBER 1, 2005
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?
Inspiring E-Learning Quotes from the Great Masters
NOVEMBER 9, 2014
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
AUGUST 15, 2011
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.
Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech
AUGUST 4, 2014
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?
Will at Work Learning: Elliott Masies LMS Wish List
Will at Work Learning
FEBRUARY 15, 2008
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. A 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.
Future of Employee Learning
The Peformance Improvement
APRIL 18, 2013
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. A third major trend identified by Masie is learning agility. Related articles.
Stop Taking Employees Back to School
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
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.
The Transformative Journey of Corporate MOOCs
OCTOBER 18, 2014
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.
2016 Reflections on Games and Gamification for Learning
DECEMBER 20, 2016
At the Masie 2016 conference my sessions on “game design” and “thinking like a game designer” were two of the top 10 most well attended sessions and my book bundle (my two gamification books and an ATD games and gamification report) was in the top 5 of books sold. If you examine every major learning and development gamification application, one thing becomes clear.
Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning
FEBRUARY 24, 2012
Elliott Masie’s Learning Consortium defines mobile learning quite broadly: “We define mobile learning… as all ‘knowledge in the hand.’ And speaking of accessibility, there’s the issue of developing “device-agnostic” content to accommodate Android, iPhone, and other platforms. Mobile learning seems to be creating a lot of excitement in the learning community these days. Techno-centric!
The Pulse of Mobile Learning
DECEMBER 6, 2012
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.
Principles for Creating a Successful Virtual Reality Learning Experience
JANUARY 7, 2017
It’s a great start for anyone thinking of developing VR learning experiences. Good examples and overall design strategies are outlined in a new, free online publication by the Masie Group called VR Learn: Virtual Reality and Learning. In this article, I step back and look at seven fundamental principles that need to be designed into any VR experience. Introduction. Action Oriented.
The Best of eLearning in November 2015
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
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 Great Time Talking #Gamification at Masie’s Learning 2015. The Best of eLearning post is a bit early this month. Here’s the Best of eLearning in November: 1. Best Of Blog
2015 Reflections on Games and Gamification for Learning
JANUARY 4, 2016
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.
eLearning Holiday Gift Guide 2017 Edition
DECEMBER 9, 2016
Stumped on what to get the eLearning developer in your life? eLearning developers love technology…unfortunately technology comes with a lot of cables and cords to keep track of. Learning expert and analyst Elliott Masie describes it as “cute looking and very effective,” so you know you can’t go wrong. Holiday gift buying doesn’t need to be stressful! STEAL (< $100).
Top 10 eLearning Events of 2017
JANUARY 24, 2017
Things move quickly in learning and development, as well as elearning. Highlights: Supplier showcase, engaging and interesting keynote speakers, discussion on strategies and solutions for talent development. Elliot Masie’s Learning 2017 *. After an eventful 2016, we’re looking forward to an even better 2017. HCM Excellence Conference. Date: January 24-27. Details: [link]. .
Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs
APRIL 15, 2010
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!
How Widespread is Mobile Learning?
NOVEMBER 3, 2008
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
JULY 21, 2016
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
APRIL 28, 2015
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. 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. Here are 10 powerful quotes about eLearning: . 1.
ATD International Conference and Expo 2015: Will you be there?
MAY 14, 2015
I 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. Next week, I will be in Orlando for the ATD International Conference and Expo. The main reason is the keynote speakers, in particular Sugata Mitra and Erik Wahl.