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eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

This is either in terms of specific needs, e.g., improve customer satisfaction, or as part of an overall eLearning strategy. I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Predicting Needs The starting point for an eLearning Strategy is predicting needs.

Game Element: Strategy

Kapp Notes

Strategy games are a popular type of games that require players to outwit and outmaneuver fellow players through careful decision making, planning several moves ahead and attempting to predict outcomes and consequences of both their moves and their opponent’s moves. Perhaps one of the best known strategy games is Chess. great strategy game. Stratego. Civilization V game play.

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic. went back and looked at what I had written before on eLearning Strategy and saw that I had said at the time: I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Strategy eLearning 3.0 Top-Down Strategy What does a real life e-learning strategy look like?

eLearning Guild Research: Got Game? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

To be successful, eLearning must be interactive and engaging. The future of eLearning must therefore include both games and gamification to ensure that the engagement is built in. The latest research report from The eLearning Guild contains many case studies and plenty of research about games and gamification. Read about it here, and then go and download the report!

eLearning Guild Research: Reconsidering Bloom's Taxonomy (Old AND New) by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Read about it in the latest eLearning Guild research report! Design Strategies Getting Started Instructional DesignBloom’s Taxonomy—the classification system used by countless instructional designers since the. 1950s for creating learning objectives—has an updated version that brings it into the 21st century.

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eLearning Guild Research: Why Failing (While Learning) Is Good by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild’s latest research report. Emerging Topics Games & Learning Training Strategies “Freedom to fail” is a critical gaming feature that players leverage in order to improve their achievement. the various goals within a game. The “do-over” provides motivation and rewards engagement, and that. one more reason why game learning can be so powerful.

eLearning Guild Research: Karl Kapp on Using Stories by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

described in the Guild’s new Big Answers report, Using Stories for Learning: Answers to Five Key. Design Strategies Immersive Learning Learning Research Training Strategies Research shows that stories are extremely powerful tools for learning. That’s because our brain has a. natural ability to remember facts told in a story. Questions, by Karl Kapp.

eLearning Guild Research: Informal or “Less Formal” Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

When experts use the term “informal learning,” they don’t mean exactly the same thing eLearning and. The latest eLearning Guild research report “Informal Learning Takes Off,” written. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies learning practitioners do. by Jane Hart, highlights the differences as well as some innovative approaches you may want to try.

The eLearning Guild Announces Games and Gamification eBook by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

For the first time, Guild content from multiple areas—Learning Solutions Magazine, Guild Research, and the Conference. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Games & Learning Training StrategiesArchive—are gathered in one publication to create the ultimate resource for learning about games and gamification. Whether. you’re just getting started or want a new viewpoint, The Art and Science of Gamification will help change the way you think. about this hot topic.

eLearning Guild Research: How Important is Informal Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Here’s some food for thought from the Guild’s August 2012 research report, Smart Companies Support Informal Learning. Emerging Topics Learning Research Training StrategiesHow critical is informal learning to workplace learning and performance?

Narrative Strategies for Learning

Usable Learning

So this session is about pulling some of the specific strategies that fiction writers use to into learning scenarios. This presentation is focused on specific strategies for making learning stories more interesting. Had a lovely time at the Learning Solutions Conference last week. Did a full day pre-con on Gameful Learning Design with Rick Raymer , which was a lot of fun. rbhrz1-4hN4.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 6-7, 2012 mLearning : Making Learning Mobile, offered by the eLearning Guild, online. link] January 24-25, 2013 eLearning Software : Productivity Tips and Secrets, organized by the eLearning Guild, offered online.

eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

We are having LOTS of conversations with folks who want either a learning game developed or would like support in creating a gamification strategy related to a large endeavor or program. Almost every recipient of the “Best” awards at the 2013 eLearning Guild DemoFest featured the use of stories within the learning solution. First, the sizzle. What Will Fizzle?

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eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] December 8-9, 2011 Lessons and Insights from Ten eLearning Masters , offered by the eLearning Guild, online.

eLearning Guild Mobile Learning Research Report now available

Clark Quinn

I’ve had my head down on a couple of projects, but I can now announce one of them: the eLearning Guild’s Mobile Learning Research Report is now available. In it, I review the latest trends in the mobile market, and then synthesize the results of the Guild’s member surveys. Here’s the marketing blurb: Mobile learning is not just a fad. Check it out.

eLearning Guild Research: Informal Learning With and Without L&D by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The newest Guild research report shines a light on the differences in. a way that will help you leverage informal learning in both sets of circumstances. Blended Learning Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies It’s easy to guess that informal learning is different when it takes place outside the influence of the training department or L&D, but how is it different when it happens outside that arena? Read the highlights here!

Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy

mLearning Revolution

One thing I stress in my mLearning workshops is the fact that having an iPad-only strategy for Learning is not a thorough mLearning Strategy. In this post I want to share with you a great presentation I found on Slideshare, that inspired me for my workshops, and that helps me make a case for developing a multiscreen mLearning strategy vs. an iPad-only strategy.

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The Goldmine of Tips: Accessing The eLearning Guild's Curated Content by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has thousands of curated resources in its archive, but how do you find what you are looking for? would be like searching for the proverbial needle in the legendary haystack if not for the Guild’s search tool. Design Strategies Development Strategies Management Professional Development Training StrategiesHere’s. where to. find the search tool and how to use it!

From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

Let’s get one thing out of the way, the future of eLearning isn’t about adding more ‘ animations ‘ to our existing eLearning (in the name of making courses more engaging), neither is it about an eLearning 2.0 or 3.0 So if technology isn’t the real challenge for us in transitioning from eLearning to mLearning, then what are the real challenges?

eLearning Guild Research: What Are the Benefits of Social Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

What’s new is the ability of instructional designers to leverage online social media as a strategy to support learning. Many people think social learning is new, but it isn’t. Research can help you make better use of the new social channel in your practice. Patti summarizes the benefits and points the way to recent research you can use! Emerging Topics Learning Research Social Media

eLearning Guild Releases Report - Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild just released another report today: Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools. Joe Ganci authored this report and does a fabulous job of explaining the data collected by the Guild's survey of its members. The data that makes up the foundation of this report comes directly from the eLearning community. Strategy devlearn elearning

Top 10 eLearning Bloggers For 2015 [Infographic]

TalentLMS

good blog can be a window to a whole industry, and the eLearning industry is no exception. This is where we come in, to hand you our definitive list of the top 10 eLearning bloggers for 2015. Embed this infographic on your site by copy-pasting the code below: <div style=”clear:both”><a href=””><img src=”[link] border=”0″ /></a></div><div>Courtesy of: <a href=”[link] TRANSCRIPT: When was the last time you visited an influential eLearning blog? Happy reading!

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar. link] February 19-22, 2011 eLearning 2011, sponsored by the Instructional Technology Council (ITC), TradeWinds Island Grand Resort, St. You can contact him at: crwr77@gmail.com. link] As of Nov. link].

The eLearning Guild Launches DemoFest Archive by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild expands its member resources with the launch of the DemoFest Archive, making one of the Guild’s most. Design Strategies Development Strategies Professional Development popular conference features available year-round.

Recap of The eLearning Guild’s 2014 Learning Solutions Conference

E-learning Uncovered

Concurrent Session: Implementing Project Management Software for eLearning Production. Concurrent Session: Ten Lessons Learned: My First Year in eLearning. Morning Buzz: Managing eLearning Translation Projects. Morning Buzz: Starting a Freelance Career in eLearning. Sharing Tim’s own personal story as an example, he explained the strategies he used to build his brand and obtain his first client. We also discussed strategies for working with clients and managing projects. As usual, we had a great time. You can find his PPT presentation here. Pacific.

New eLearning Guild Academy Course: Advanced Blended Learning: Learning Environments by Design by Janet Clarey

Learning Solutions Magazine

The Guild Academy proudly announces a new. Blended Learning Design Strategies Professional Development Training Strategies Addressing employees’ learning needs in today’s organizations requires a flexible, comprehensive. approach that addresses the entire learning ecosystem. course that delivers a learning environment design to help you select a powerful set of resources in.

eLearning Guild Research: You Can Be a Researcher! Here's How (and Why) by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

will benefit our colleagues who are designing eLearning and performance support applications for delivery. Patti Shank, research director, The eLearning Guild. Design Strategies Learning Research Measurement Mobile Learning Professional Development “I’m excited to be able to invite you to take part in an important and groundbreaking research project that. today!”—Patti

eLearning Guild Research: Basic Skills Gaps and Our Role by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild’s newest research report says training ROI studies are flawed because they do not. Learning Research Management Measurement Training Strategies measure results. Executives told us one question interested them more than ROI: Do employees have the. skills needed to do their jobs? study on that issue by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and. Development has huge implications for education and training. Read about it here.

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The eLearning Guild Announces Additions to Program Development Team by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild, the leading global community of practice for eLearning professionals, announced today that it has added several individuals to its program development team, including the hiring of David Kelly as program director for all Guild face-to-face events. Design Strategies Development Strategies Management Professional Development

Mobile-learning Guild Master and mLearnCon DemoFest 2014 Winners by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

At The eLearning Guild’s Mobile Learning Conference 2014, The eLearning Guild recognized Guild members. Here are the names of the 2014 Mobile-learning Guild Master and the winners of the 2014 mLearnCon. Design Strategies Development Strategies Getting Started Professional Development Training Strategies and conference attendees who have contributed their knowledge and expertise to the learning profession. DemoFest.

The eLearning Guild Awards: DevLearn 2013 Conference & Expo by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

An important part of every eLearning Guild conference is recognition of those professionals who contribute. to our eLearning community of practice. This year at DevLearn, the latest Guild Master, and the winners of. Design Strategies Development Strategies Professional Development Training Strategies

Six Resources: Audio Recording for eLearning by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Audio—in other words, sound—is a key sensory element in eLearning productions. resources in The eLearning Guild’s archives to help you include audio in your productions. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Learning Media Training StrategiesIn a good production, audio can. engage. learners, it can add to the information the learners receive, and it can provide important cues. There are many. Here are six examples.

5 ways to reduce your cost per hire with elearning

Sponge UK

During this post we’ll shed some light on the problem and show you how elearning can help speed up the time to productivity significantly. It’s important to know these differences when you’re creating a strategy to reduce the costs. ways elearning can help Creating or improving an induction or onboarding strategy is one of the best ways you can reduce your cost per hire.

The eLearning Guild Celebrates 100 Online Forums! by Jennifer Neibert

Learning Solutions Magazine

Since 2004, The eLearning Guild has produced Online Forums focused on the newest tools, strategies, and trends in eLearning. After eight years of consistently high-quality programs, the Guild will produce its 100th Online Forum in December 2012. Emerging Topics Professional Development Training Strategies Virtual Classrooms

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

Only listings until June 30, 2012 are complete as dates, locations, or Internet addresses (URLs) were not available for a number of events held after this date. => Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. Petersburg Beach, Florida, USA. link].

What I learned from eLearning Guild #DevLearn Conference 2013

Designed for Learning

eLearning Guild DevLearn Conference #devlearn wrapped a couple of weeks ago. Culture eats strategy for breakfast. backchannel #devlearn #learning elearning guild While I wasn''t there, considering that we are in an instant-sharing world , this physical absence was not a deterrent to my learning. Spot new opportunities and reinvent. Embrace change and focus in. Failure and customer obsession are areas where you need to be revolutionary. Everything is personalized. Filter bubbles - you don''t know what you are not seeing. There are bigger unknowns.

New Content Links from the Guild (July 29, 2015) by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

New links to some of the latest and greatest content offered through The eLearning Guild. Learning Media Professional Development Training StrategiesThis week: comic book-style. animation (a DemoFest winner), learner motivation, PowerPoint improvement, shooting steady-smartphone video, lessons. learned for MOOCs, and lots of links!

New eLearning Guild Research Report Media for eLearning: Top Tools by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Many an argument gets started over the merits and deficits of media tools – those indispensible software products that provide the functions required for creating, editing, and building media and eLearning content. The latest Guild report gives you the facts you need when you are deciding which tool to learn, purchase, or use.

The eLearning Guild Announces DemoFest 2010 Winners! by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Design Strategies Instructional Design Learning 2.0DemoFest is an annual contest at DevLearn during which dozens of conference participants show off their latest and greatest development efforts, and other conference attendees vote for the ones that they judge the best.

Professional Development Tips from The eLearning Guild by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild offers more opportunities and resources for your professional development than can be easily counted, but here are 21 of them (maybe more than that) for your consideration. Design & Development Tools Instructional Design Professional Development Project Management Training Strategies

mLearnCon Guild Master and mLearning DemoFest 2014 Winners by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

At mLearnCon 2014, The eLearning Guild recognized Guild members and conference attendees who have. Here are the names of the mLearnCon 2014 Guild Master and the winners of the 2014 mLearning DemoFest. Design Strategies Development Strategies Getting Started Professional Development Training Strategies contributed their knowledge and expertise to the learning profession.

David Kelly "Building a Learning Strategy from an Ecosystem of Resources" #ATDTK

Learning Visions

shift in the ways we define learning strategies within our organizations. Why don''t orgs have a learning strategy? Some orgs the l&d as a team is a new idea -- they''re just hitting the low hanging fruit and there''s no strategy in place. Most orgs - if they have a strategy -- have a training strategy. Not a learning strategy. training strategy - there are needs in the org and we address them via training. learning and performance strategy -- orgs care about what people can DO and not what they KNOW. Nothing really changed though.

eLearning is Overdue for a Makeover

Will at Work Learning

I''ve been an observer of elearning for almost 30 years. I''ve seen brilliant, compelling, effective elearning. I''ve built some pretty damn good elearning too. And yet, after four decades of human effort to improve elearning, there''s still way, way, way too much mediocre elearning created each year. A lot of us have been grumbling about the sorry state of elearning for a long time. What we''ve done is to channel the wisdom of scientific researchers, world-class elearning designers, and elearning thought leaders. eLearningManifesto.org.

New eBook: 68 Tips for eLearning Engagement and Interactivity by Jennifer Neibert

Learning Solutions Magazine

For eLearning and mLearning engagement is arguably. Tips for eLearning Engagement and Interactivity—free from The eLearning Guild—today! Design Strategies Games & Learning Getting Started Graphic Design Mobile Learning Engagement is a critical element of learning. even more important, but it requires additional planning, monitoring, and creativity to do it well.

Six Resources: Project Help for eLearning Video Production by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Did you ever want to try something different in your eLearning or performance support production, but you were stymied. The eLearning Guild’s archive of content has thousands of resources waiting for you! Design Strategies Development Strategies Management Training Strategiesbecause you didn’t know how? This is. the start of a series that delivers the best of what’s there, matched to your specific project needs.