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The future of gaming

Learning with e's

Games based learning is one of the most important strategies for 21st Century education. We have enjoyed playing games since time immemorial, and video arcade games such as Asteroids and Space Invaders of the 1970's were just the start of the emergence of digital games. These match some of the key skills required to succeed in the world of work where digital technology is prevalent. Ellison, J.

Marc My Words: Testing Your eLearning Strategy by Marc J. Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

Is your eLearning strategy sustainable? Here are eight points to consider as you work on making your strategy clear and set up for success. Management Training Strategies

The Diminishing Shelf Life of Learning

CLO Magazine

Redesign offerings to match the realities of today’s pace of business.The classroom needs to be less about information dissemination and more about information aggregation. I’m coming up on my 30th anniversary of being in the learning profession. Oh, how the world has changed. I remember teaching my first Lotus 1-2-3 class on IBM portables to a group of accountants in the early ’80s. It was a three-day course from beginner through advanced. On the last day, one of my students asked me if we were considering writing a fourth day of instruction. I answered, “Why?

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Autodesk 123D - Simple 3D creation has arrived FINALLY!

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

I just downloaded Autodesk 123D. I had high hopes and so far Autodesk has not let me down. Sketchup was a great start in the area of simple 3D development, but 123D really steps up to the next level. It's actually 4 little apps: Design, Catch, Sculpt, and Make Check it out and tell me what you think.

[New eBook] The 3 Stages of Customer Training Development

Want to expand your training efforts? You’ll often see success by starting small and growing your program in a sustainable way. Download the eBook to learn more.

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How to have a Happy Ending to Your ERP System Implementation Story

Social Learning

Implementing an ERP system – whether it’s SAP, Oracle eBusiness Suite, Microsoft Dynamics AX – is a big, hairy deal. Ensuring that end users learn the new system, embrace it as part of their daily work routine, and use it effectively is a daunting task. And then there are the new procedures – many, many new procedures. Really? That’s a lot to ask people to remember…. We’re going to catch a big one.

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You Can Do Anything

Marcia Conner

“How many of you were told when you were young that you could grow up to be anything you set your mind on?” ” A professor-friend recently opened his graduate management course with this question. Fewer than half the people in the room raised a hand. One colleague said his parents regularly told him his options and potential were limitless, but also only set the bar knee high.

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The Forge Episode 23: “Education here, Education there, Education Everywhere”

Visual Lounge

Another month has come and gone, and we’ve finished another episode of the Forge. Check out James Gill (@jagill) , Coach’s Eye , and how TechSmith tools are helping educators solve some of their problems in and out of the classroom. Here’s what happened on the Forge. He and other teacher technical coordinator support 1900 teachers, and 30,000 students. Help! Need to get caught up?

Interesting Infographic on University Entrepreneurship

Kapp Notes

In addition to several other hats that I wear, I am current serving as the Assistant Director of Bloomsburg University’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Center where I am coaching and mentor students who want to form for-profit and not-for profit entrepreneurial ventures. So when I saw this graphic, I though it was very interesting. Brought to you by: AccountingDegree.com. Technology

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.

Learning 2012: the 30 Under Thirty experience

Good To Great

When I attended Learning 2012 last month, I was lucky enough to be there as part of 30 Under Thirty : a group of 30 ‘future leaders’ in learning and development. Although 30 is a fairly arbitrary cut-off age, I think the concept is a good one. I thought I’d share some of the 30 Under Thirty experience, as well as what I got from it. What was the 30 Under Thirty experience?

Listen to the Geniuses Who Created Our Worlds

Vignettes Learning

What would be your world if you have conversations with Carl Sagan (astrophysicist), Seymour Papert (cognitive scientist), Gordon Moore (founder of Intel) or Steve Jobs ? It would be a phenomenal experience and absolutely breathtaking. Preview the great minds featured in these personal interviews. Get transported into their world. Doing so, will hopefully create a " genius' curiosity" in you.

Learning 2012: the 30 Under Thirty experience

Good To Great

When I attended Learning 2012 last month, I was lucky enough to be there as part of 30 Under Thirty : a group of 30 ‘future leaders’ in learning and development. Although 30 is a fairly arbitrary cut-off age, I think the concept is a good one. I thought I’d share some of the 30 Under Thirty experience, as well as what I got from it. What was the 30 Under Thirty experience?