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What's different about mobile learning?

The Learning Circuits

As the doors open to a new era of mobile learning and performance support, it's a good time to step back and think about the new mindset required when designing for mobile. Although a mobile pedagogy will continue to evolve, we already know quite a bit about how people use mobile devices and some of the advantages of mobile learning. That's an old-fashioned and highly collaborative approach.

The Designer’s Toolbox

Jay Cross

Most of the three dozen people convened by the irrepressible Aaron Silvers for a recent retreat in Sedona, Arizona, would say they’re designers, but not instructional designers. We’re software nerds, change agents, standards developers, experience designers, game developers, and problem solvers. Sedona is a magic spot in the high desert, about two hours north of Phoenix. Mindmapping.

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Five Tips for Interesting Course Descriptions

OpenSesame

If you’re a seller in the OpenSesame elearning marketplace, your course pages are a key opportunity to make an impression on potential buyers. Here are the five essential steps to creating a great OpenSesame course page: Right Selling eLearning Courses

Why training may not always be the right course of action – part 4

Onlignment

In Part 3 we took 24 explanations of human error and asked, “Do you think this can be resolved through training alone?” Now we’ll give a little thought to the matter of memory. Memory. Trainers love to quote the Ebbinghaus curve and the limitations of memory. Lapses of memory go unnoticed, when the consequences are slight. Even so trainers often use mnemonics and other types of memory aid. They can be fun and easy to devise. They are a classic example of a performance aid – a strategy to support and sustain required levels of human performance. fire is burning in her brain.

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How to Create a Customer Training Strategy

Want to develop an effective customer training strategy for your organization? Download this guide to learn some simple steps you can follow to set your team up for success. Click to download.

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Free Webinars - Working with Adobe Captivate

Take an e-Learning Break

Topic: Creating Quizzes with Random Questions in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Date and time: Thursday, March 1, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish to learn how to create quizzes with random questions using Adobe Captivate 5.5. They will show you how to create a question pool, create a quiz with random questions, reuse question pools created for other projects, and create a quiz with questions coming from various question pools. Registration Link: [link] Topic: Best Practices for Working with Objects in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Registration Link: [link

Now That Is One Ugly Baby…

Living in Learning

Those are words a parent never wants to hear. After enduring sixteen hours of labor, my wife delivered our son, and due to general anesthesia from an emergency C-section, I was the first of us to see him. I can only imagine what the doctor and nurses must have thought, because he was one ugly baby. But this book is not about babies. It is about training. Continuous Learning Rants & Ramblings Learning Ecosystems Learning @ the Point of Work LinkedIn training evolution training methodology training paradigm

10,000 Hours to Mastery: The Gladwell Effect on Learning Design

Bottom-Line Performance

I just finished reading Malcom Gladwell’s latest book,  Outliers. In one of its chapters, he explains the 10,000-hour rule. This rule states that people don’t become “masters” at complex things (programming, music, painting, free throws) until they have accrued 10,000-hours of practice. Examples: Mozart and the Beatles in music; Bill Gates and Steve Wozniak sin programming). Who cares, you ask?

Taleo Enterprise: A Retooled User Interface by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The latest release of this enterprise-class suite simplifies and unifies access to talent intelligence. and new capabilities for learning. The result is more ways to find and develop tomorrow’s leaders. Learning Systems (LMS/LCMS) Management Strategies Talent Management Tools

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.

UTAOU Sunday mindmap

Clark Quinn

My mindmap of Sunday’s activities at Up To All Of Us. design

Lectora User Conference Showcase: John Zurovchak

Trivantis

Join Dr. John Zurovchak on May 23 at the 2012 Lectora User Conference and attend his session, Learn by Doing: Moving Beyond Click, Answer, Submit, You Passed

What's different about mobile learning?

ATD Learning Technologies

As the doors open to a new era of mobile learning and performance support, it's a good time to step back and think about the new mindset required when designing for mobile. Although a mobile pedagogy will continue to evolve, we already know quite a bit about how people use mobile devices and some of the advantages of mobile l. Click here to read full version

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Transform Your Video Strategy for Enterprise Learning & Communication

We sat down with Tom Clancy, former CLO of EMC, to discuss the role of video in the future of enterprise learning and communication.