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eLearning: Copyright Caboodle

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ George  Copyright in the eLearning biz can get confusing. Can you use that awesome image you found on Google in your eLearning course? What if it's just for internal view? What if you're going to sell it? What if it's for a paying client to use internally?   Copyright information: Is Using Copyrighted Materials Okay for eLearning? definitely recommend this site.

20 Most Popular Learning Management Systems [INFOGRAPHIC]

LearnDash

In recent years, one thing has become abundantly clear: the learning management system market is growing by leaps and bounds.  I remember the days when the only viable LMS was Blackboard – and the cost for implementation was somewhere to the tune of $25,000. Today it isn’t enough to offer a piece of software – people want solutions. 2012 Capterra, Inc.

The moot point of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

Some people are head-over-heels in love with MOOCs. Or perhaps more accurately, the idea of MOOCs. They believe the new paradigm will democratise – and even revolutionise – education. Others, however, consider MOOCs a passing fad, an unsustainable business model, yet another a buzzword destined for the scrapheap like so many before it. happen to stand somewhere in the middle. believe MOOCs will democratise education to some extent, and they will revolutionise the delivery of education. And don’t forget the intangibles of marketing. just don’t buy it.

How to Twitter: the infographic

Jane Hart

Just found this! Good summary of twitter for those yet to explore it. Source: Uploaded by user via David on Pinterest. Twitter

[Study] The Anatomy of a Training Course

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Why isn’t L&D embracing informal learning?

Jay Cross

A Google+ Hangout with Craig Wiggings, Charles Jennings, Enzo Silva, Pascal le Rudulier, Clark Quinn, and Jay Cross. Rough Agenda. Chat Transcript. Join the Learning in Organizations Community on Google+. Workscaping

New eBook: 62 Tips on Effective eLearning Instructional Design by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

It’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the new technologies coming into eLearning: mobile apps, 3-D virtual worlds, geolocation, MOOCs, new development tools, and on and on. But the value of any eLearning project rests on effective instructional design, not on technology. Twelve experts provide their top design tips in this eBook and in the upcoming Online Forum (February 21 – 22, 2013).

Pope sells Vatican to Google

Jay Cross

  . Capitalism’s epicenter and holy shrine, the  New York Stock Exchange , has a new owner! A guy in Atlanta  bought it. This is like Disney buying the Capitol or the Israelis buying Mecca. Unthinkable. Founded in 1792 by twenty-four brokers under a buttonwood tree at 68 Wall Street, this is where the rules for buying and selling bonds and shares of companies were drawn up and agreed upon. For