How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces
JULY 7, 2014
We, at Learnnovators, believe this too, and have been continuously striving to achieve results by making innovation an integral part of our learning and development process. We have been trying to leverage the possibilities of this quality while designing and developing cost effective and powerful learning and performance support solutions for our clients. What are the results? Books.
Top 5 ELearning Development Programs
MARCH 23, 2014
If you are involved in the elearning industry, then there is a strong possibility that you have at some point needed a rapid elearning development tool for course creation. Articulate Studio ’13 – Developed by the same folks as Storyline, Articulate Studio piggy-backs off of Microsoft PowerPoint as well. Popular Rapid ELearning Software Programs. 1.
The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce
SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
These are organizations that have buried their outlook about traditional styles of learning and development (L&D) and embraced new strategies or models. In this context, the 70:20:10 model or framework for learning and development is a strategy that looks promising as well as enticing. There are two 70:20:10 models in business: 70:20:10 Model in Learning & Development.
Oracle buys Taleo - Cloud Tech is Important! Are you Still Avoiding Cloud Services?
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
FEBRUARY 9, 2012
Interesting news this morning comes in the form of an acquisition by Oracle. Here is the press release from Taleo regarding being purchased by Oracle. Joining forces with Oracle gives us the opportunity to better serve our customers." The big news here is that Oracle rival SAP recently acquired SuccessFactors which is a rival of Taleo.
Profile of a learning architect: Bill Sawyer
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 2, 2011
Bill Sawyer, who works in curriculum development within the highly-technical and fast-moving environment of Oracle. Bill is currently Senior Manager of Applications Technology Curriculum for Oracle, based in Orlando, Florida. The work of Bill’s team results in some $12m of course sales for Oracle. Oracle University delivers instructor-led courses designed by Bill’s team.
How to have a Happy Ending to Your ERP System Implementation Story
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
Implementing an ERP system – whether it’s SAP, Oracle eBusiness Suite, Microsoft Dynamics AX – is a big, hairy deal. Electronic Performance Support EPSS ERP Training Organizational Change Management performance support Storytelling Training Development user adoption ERP system implementation trainingIn a recent blog post Using Storytelling to Add the [.]
Encouraging Rookie Smarts
APRIL 17, 2015
The book was inspired by the author’s early experiences at Oracle Corporation, where, barely out of college, she was tasked with building Oracle’s human resource development program from the ground up. She continued to lead Oracle University for the next fifteen years. Rookie Smarts is essentially an argument for and celebration of lifelong learning. highly recommend it.
More Employee-centric Talent Management in 2017
DECEMBER 12, 2016
In doing so, they will execute their learning and development strategy in ways that benefit the business and prioritize the learner as a customer. In addition to mentors and mentees exchanging valuable insights, mentees also will feel like their company values their experience, development and career advancement, which will strengthen their engagement. Tanya Bakalov.
How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces
MARCH 22, 2015
They simply remind us that the majority of learning and development comes through experiential and social learning in the workplace (the ‘70’ and ‘20’) rather than through formal classes and courses (the ‘10’).” – Charles Jennings (in our interview with him). “ To succeed in social media you have to have strong social skills by nature.” – Connie Malamed (in our interview with her). Articles.
What Does the Modern Learner Look Like?
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
With this in mind, it is important that learning leaders fully understand the importance of technology and social networking in the workplace in order to better develop talent. Gretchen Alarcon is vice president for human capital management strategy for Oracle. In addition, they expect accessible, interactive learning experiences anytime, anywhere. The modern learner is connected.
2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions
JANUARY 12, 2016
The behemoth TM providers such as Oracle or SuccessFactors devalued the LMS when they incorporated their LMSs into broader HR software suites and took their foot off the innovation accelerator. The 2016 LMS market is not what you think. Culture shifts happen slowly and then instantly. Now individuals and not organizations are responsible for lifelong learning and continuing education.
Building Convenience Stores for Learning
JULY 10, 2012
Fortunately, systems like Oracle eBusiness Suite and SAP are becoming much more flexible. Electronic Performance Support EPSS ERP Training Informal Learning performance support Training Development web-based trainingTo that end, I’d like to suggest that building a well-designed learning portal is the cornerstone to all learning solutions. convenient location in the moment of need.
Vitalize Your Online Training Programs with Videos
JANUARY 10, 2017
Giants such as Microsoft and Oracle reported substantial savings in training costs after they started using videos as part of their training initiatives. Oracle saved over $10 million by replacing a single, annual in-person event for its entire sales staff with on-demand videos. . Reading Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn was a thrilling experience that left me asking for more.
5 Essential Qualifications to Look for in an Instructional Designer
APRIL 18, 2013
Application Experience – If your developing training for a new system, such as an ERP like SAP or Oracle, then make sure your ID has experience with similar projects. If your ID has created training for your application in the past, they will need less time to get the training development. 3. This is big business. But what specific qualification should you look for?
#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid
OCTOBER 14, 2015
Frankly, a lot of features that are standard are “in development” The UI is very solid. If you are willing to wait it out, until many of features I would find useful (and in many cases standard among the LMS space), then this is a system to explore. I place the system in my good to excellent category, simply because of its potential. Oracle Taleo. Welcome, welcome all! To those from HR who are new to this blog, I give a high five. To those who have been constant readers, I give a high five with a low five to boot. Why am I so happy? It is HR Tech. CD2Learning.
How do you measure how training creates value? – The 7 learning principles
JULY 22, 2016
Run by the trainer / Developed by a designer. Phillips identifies several intangibles: leadership, innovation, creativity, teamwork, quality of service, reputation, intellectual capital… which happen to be some of the key values of companies such as Coca Cola, Boeing, Oracle and Novartis. And Let’s begin with the evaluation of learning. Why evaluating? How does it work? Apply
LMS State of Affairs
AUGUST 1, 2014
Many people are only aware of the bigger names such as Cornerstone, Saba, SuccessFactors, Oracle Learn, Infor and Sum Total. They are all soft HCMS (human capital management systems), albeit SuccessFactors can be more than that i.e. HRIS platform and Oracle Learn can be too – heck even as an ERP if you go with the Oracle offering as a whole. . Self-Service is creating such buzz, that there are vendors who have a LMS with long implementation times, developing self-service systems under another name – i.e. not identified from that vendor. Learning Systems.
How to have a Happy Ending to Your ERP System Implementation Story
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
Implementing an ERP system – whether it’s SAP, Oracle eBusiness Suite, Microsoft Dynamics AX – is a big, hairy deal. Electronic Performance Support EPSS ERP Training Organizational Change Management performance support Storytelling Training Development user adoption ERP system implementation trainingReally? That’s a lot to ask people to remember…. think I know why they loved it.
Gamification: How Gamification Benefits Corporate Learning
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
All organizations aim to develop a workforce that helps them achieve their profitability and growth targets. Game-based support applications for Oracle, SAP and other companies are an integral part of most company-wide implementation programs. Develop the training content. Gamification is changing the way corporations train! Web-based gamified learning is the best way forward.
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
The Most Popular e-Learning Tools [GRAPH]
APRIL 13, 2012
It seems like every day there is another e-Learning tool claiming to be the be-all, end-all for e-learning development. When I think about what I use during instructional design, I would say it's a healthy combination but the one that is always present is Adobe Captivate. I used Articulate/Captivate together, Oracle UPK/Captivate together, PowerPoint/Captivate together, and so on.
Why Use WordPress For ELearning
JANUARY 28, 2015
Given my elearning industry background I have had the opportunity to interact with the leading elearning development and management tools that are available. remember working with Moodle, Oracle LMS, modified versions of eFront, and homegrown systems developed from scratch. Interacting with all these tools was not only fun, but also taught me a lot about the industry.
Why MOODLE Is the Most Widely Used LMS
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
The developers of MOODLE provide full access to its code and do not charge users if they use their product for non-commercial purposes. Hundreds of plug-ins are developed for MOODLE to perform various functions, ranging from creating assignments to detecting plagiarism in the learning content. Do you wish to make the best use of your e-learning materials? MOODLE is an open-source LMS.
Announcing Keynote Lectora Power Users Showcase: Diane Elkins, Lisa Jones and Bradley Fredrick
DECEMBER 11, 2013
Diane Elkins is President of Artisan E-Learning, a custom e-Learning development company specializing in the use of rapid development tools. As a multimedia developer for Sprint, she enhances dozens of online courses each year incorporating interactivity, game design theory and usability enhancements to e-Learning courseware. Bradley Fredrick, M.Ed, is the Sr.
The LMS Meets 2017: Top 15 Learning Tech Predictions
JANUARY 9, 2017
Hands down, our learning technology “predictions” list is our favorite post to develop each year. Trying to proactively dislodge Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba, SuccessFactors or Oracle as a business model is a fool’s errand. Not long ago, everyone who developed learning management systems wanted to be all things to all buyers of every size, location, industry and training challenge.
Hello from Our New VP of Partnerships and Distribution Strategy
OCTOBER 2, 2014
Innovative companies such as SuccessFactors / SAP , Taleo / Oracle , Saba , SilkRoad are enabling companies to deeply integrate employee learning and skill development with other aspects of Human Resource Management (and generating billions of dollars of value in the process). believe that enterprise elearning (particularly the content side) is one such market. Breadth of Content.
9 Warning Signs You Need a Sales Training Overhaul
JULY 14, 2011
has provided guidance, expertise and coaching to companies such as Bayer, HP, Microsoft and Oracle. Online Training classrooms job training learning & development management sales training trainingSales representatives can find themselves in a difficult position when it comes to training. Republished with permission from Dave Stein , CEO of ES Research Group. He admits he did.
A Powerful Tool to Gain a Competitive Edge: How Webcor uses Snagit
AUGUST 14, 2014
Their projects include the San Francisco General Hospital, the Museum of Modern Arts, Oracle Headquarters, and many others. Vince uses Snagit to mock-up website changes for off-shore developers to gather electronic signatures. Often times it’s easy to get caught up in thinking that software is for the software industry. One company that is using Snagit with success is Webcor Builders.
Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits
AUGUST 12, 2015
Adobe, Microsoft and Oracle (for an unrelated – but serious – set of Java vulnerabilities) rushed out patches in an attempt to close these security holes and protect their users. Your content repository may contain a significant amount of third-party and/or legacy material that has been negatively affected by these recent developments. The Danger of ‘Zero Day’ Exploits.
Profile of a learning architect: Julie Wedgwood
Clive on Learning
SEPTEMBER 4, 2011
Julie admits she had no money to obtain Oracle’s performance support system (Oracle systems are heavily used in the NHS) but would have loved it. Throughout my book The New Learning Architect I take time out to look at real-life examples of great learning architects in action. This shared service had been formed by bringing together the IT departments from three major NHS trusts.
5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012
DECEMBER 20, 2011
know its in the buzz phase, but every day new apps are being developed and launched in the commercial space. XTR3D is developing gesture recognition software for televisions using 2D cameras such as a computer webcam or the one in your smartphone – to extract 3D out of a 2D image. GestureTek develops motion control for tablets, e-readers, smartphones and televisions. These vendors, I believe will consist of: Vendors who offer an authoring tool or game sim and will develop additional product lines tied to Augmented Reality. ” The Future. #1. Brainstorming?
#10 to #1 LMSs of 2012
DECEMBER 12, 2012
If this is something you are looking for – i.e. a HCM, then they are the ones to go with – over Cornerstone, Oracle-Taleo, SumTotal and alike. BizX modules that come with the system: Compensation, Employee Central, Learning, Collaboration/Social, Performance and Goals, Recruiting, Succession/Development, Workforce Analytics, Workforce Planning. Unlimited portals. Alerts.
Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog
MAY 16, 2011
Whether you’re implementing SAP, one of the many Oracle products, or the latest Business Intelligence tool, user resistance, misaligned business processes and lack of user skill and understanding are most commonly at the root of most failed technology initiatives. Organizational change came in at 16%, followed by process alignment at 13%, and software functionality at 1%. Blog this!
What Steve Jobs taught me about leadership, genius, and success
JULY 11, 2016
For two years between 1999 and 2001, I had the amazing experience of working with Steve on various projects that included the development of Mac OS 10.0, his worldwide keynote presentations, and strategic partnerships with companies such as Oracle. Click here to read the entire BusinessInsider.com article. Note: Image Source: Sean Gallup/Getty Images