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free eBook with 61 tips for #mLearning from eLearning Guild

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild has published a free eBook, sharing 61 tips on mLearning from a wide variety of mobile learning experts. From the importance of stakeholder buy-in to the benefits of iterative development, this complimentary eBook, 61 Tips on mLearning: Making Learning Mobile, provides ideas to help you maximize the effectiveness of your mLearning.

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The City & Guilds Group Acquires Nine Lanterns


The City & Guilds Group has agreed the acquisition of award-winning elearning provider, Nine Lanterns. Based in Melbourne, Australia, Nine Lanterns partners with businesses to create custom-built elearning content and platform solutions.

The City & Guilds Group Acquires Nine Lanterns


The City & Guilds Group has agreed the acquisition of award-winning elearning provider, Nine Lanterns. Based in Melbourne, Australia, Nine Lanterns partners with businesses to create custom-built elearning content and platform solutions.

Exploring Social Learning and Smarter Working (eLearning Guild Webinar) #inttime

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from today’s eLearning Guild Webinars with members of the Internet Time Alliance (ITA): Harold Jarche, Charles Jennings, Clark Quinn, Jane Hart, Jay Cross Exploring Social Learning and Smarter Working The questions for the session were sourced from the crowd. Dirty Words: Training, Learner, eLearning, Informal, Social, School, Learning What is the role of L&D specialists in working smarter? The people asked and ITA answers… Working Smarter – all the things it takes to get things done in organizations. Make work more fun! Enterprise 2.0

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

Live face to face: You may use a F2F training provider. Typically, the training provider will run anything from an afternoon session to a several day workshop, focusing on topics like coaching or managing performance. provide strong content and then sit back and hope. DIAGNOSE Go through learning activities, classroom, elearning, etc. We need to provide the structure.

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. We work with translation vendors and voiceover talent to provide us with the text and audio for the courses and then piece everything together within the authoring tool. Morning Buzz: Starting a Freelance Career in eLearning. This webinar promises to, as always, provide a lot of great creative inspiration for your own e-learning work! Pacific.

The eLearning Guild Academy: Introducing The Business of Instructional Design by Janet Clarey

Learning Solutions Magazine

A degree in instructional design provides the skills to create effective instruction and to manage. The Guild Academy has a way to fill that void. projects. covers tools and technologies, theories and models. But nearly all programs leave a gap in the. graduate’s. skill set: the real-world business side of the profession. the essentials that will support your success!

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D


These survey results of the UK Learning Trends Index (produced by GoodPractice in partnership with The Corporate eLearning Consortium, The Charities Learning Consortium, Reed Learning and INL Consultancy Work) gives a fresh view on the current state of L&D in UK today. Click here to become a signatory and pledge to promote Serious eLearning. The result? What are the key trends?

How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

It’s hard to remember to participate: When companies encourage participation on an internal or external social network, they sometimes forget to provide a regular reminder to participate. The chat provides structure:  It’s easier to know “what to say” on social media when everyone is discussing the same topic for a set period of time. We call it #TalkTech.

2 day online seminar (fee): explore opportunities for data & analytics #data

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild is organizing a two day online seminar on 21 - 22 September 2016 on the opportunities for data and analytics within the eLearning industry. When looking at the full summit program you will see that the organizers provide a nice balance between technology, usability and theoretical frameworks on the subject. data eLearning guild online learning research seminarThe standard rate is 395 $, but there are discounts available (e.g. academics, non-profits, government: 35% discount). People are grappling with making sense of it all.

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

Bottom-Line Performance

The reason games and gamification are being used should be a reason to keep them around – they tend to structure learning experiences into challenges and provide lots of feedback loops, two things that tend to engage people and help foster behavior change. ” We’ve put together a comprehensive guide for using graphics in eLearning, available here. First, the sizzle.

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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.

Free eLearning solutions at the Learning Exchange platform @eLearningGuild

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild has launched an interesting content creating and sharing program, called the Learning Exchange. The nice thing is that we all get to know each other better, and it provides us a stage to share eLearning content that we make anyway. The platform also provides a discussion area, called NOW@ as well. And wondering what content I could share on it.

New Benefits and Added Value for eLearning Guild Members by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has increased membership value with the addition of three exciting new online events, providing. members worldwide with more resources and more knowledge than ever. Professional Development

eLearning Guild Research: What's Research Good For, Anyway? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild is committed to providing regular research reports on a variety of topics to the eLearning Community of Practice. Here are the thoughts of the Guild’s research director on what you can expect in coming months. Read any good research lately? Far from being “pie-in-the-sky,” research exists to help you improve what you deliver.

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.

The eLearning Guild Launches FocusOn Learning 2016, Announces Awards by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Hundreds attended the latest eLearning Guild conference in Austin at the beginning of June. tradition of Guild conferences by providing leading-edge content in a highly interactive and engaging environment. FocusOn Learning continues the. Learning Media Mobile Learning Performance Support Professional Development

Free eBook on #mobile learning in context

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild keeps distributing relevant and updated eLearning information with an amazingly high frequency. They keep providing me with information that helps me keep an eye on corporate training based regularly on academic evidence-based findings and I love it. You do not to provide your contact details to get to the download page of the eBook.

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eLearning Guild Research: What Authoring Tool Features Are Important to You? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The 2013 Authoring Tools Research Report provides a great deal of valuable information about eLearning. eLearning authoring tool features. practitioner’s choice of authoring tools. This month’s Research column explores the last half of the Report, which contains an in-depth analysis of respondents’ view of the importance of individual asynchronous.

The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support


LearnQ : a mobile-based performance support app for our Quality Management System (QMS) that provides an ubiquitous way to access information while on the go. The Impact of Wearable Technology on Performance Support : In this eLearning Guild presentation, David Kelly shares some interesting insights on how wearable technologies will impact performance support of the future.

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?

2014 Global ELearning Salary Report


Every year the ELearning Guild administers a survey among their members asking various questions regarding industry specialization, title, and salary (among other demographics). Despite the variety of areas that someone could work within the elearning industry, there are three main focus points of this graphic: instructional designer, training director, and elearning manager.

Exploring #seamless learning for #MOOC and #mobile

Ignatia Webs

As this discipline merges the technological and human challenges faced by the emerging new technologies of the last decade (mobile learning, social media, MOOCs, etc.), it is becoming clear that the ultimate learning environment will have to provide a smooth learner experience, with options to both consume and create content. The full feature article can be read here.

Michael Allen – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


He was the founder and CEO of Authorware, a revolutionary eLearning authoring tool. Learnnovators: For decades, you have been concentrating on defining unique methods of instructional design and development that provide meaningful and memorable learning experiences through “true” cognitive interactivity. ZebraZapps provides and enhances many of Authorware’s innovations. While no tool provides every desired feature, we’re investing hugely in ZebraZapps to the advantage of our clients for whom we build turnkey courseware as well as all ZebraZapps users. hope so.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


After an academic career, Dr. Quinn served as an executive in online and elearning initiatives and has an international reputation as a speaker and scholar, with four books and numerous articles and chapters to his credit. Learnnovators: How are today’s mobile technologies helping to provide solutions to our workplace challenges? And we can provide just the minimal support that a person needs to move on, instead of everything we can shove at them. Clark:  I’m very excited about the potential that learning analytics and the Experience API provide. THE INTERVIEW: 1.

Top 10 eLearning Bloggers For 2015 [Infographic]


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!

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

Sponge UK

Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Cut down on the browsing and focus on really beneficial resources with our list of 25 websites for elearning tips. Elearning Industry. eLearning Learning. Elearning Provocateur. Rapid eLearning | Adobe Captivate Blog. The elearning coach. Elearning industry.

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.

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. It’s still needs more, but represents a good starting point for review: eLearning Strategy (PDF) Elearning - A Primer Learning 2.0

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Often conference organizers forget to provide the full name of the organization and an e-mail contact address. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar. You can contact him at: And it covers a broad range of types of topics.

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.

How L&D can stay ahead of the technology curve

Sponge UK

An interview with David Kelly of The Elearning Guild As an L&D professional, staying ahead in a changing world is a major challenge. He’s Senior Vice President and Executive Director at The Elearning Guild. It is the oldest community of practice for the elearning industry. Future Interviews L&D David Kelly elearning Elearning Guild emerging technologies

Are You Ready? Your ATD ICE Conference Bag!

Learning Rebels

Last year, David Kelly interviewed me for the (then) upcoming Dev Learn Conference sponsored by the Elearning Guild. You can see the rest of the Elearning Guild “What’s in Your Conference Bag” series here. Besides the conference-provided materials, what do I carry in my conference bag? There was a lot of good information captured from a variety of people. Twitter!

Social Media for eLearning Professional Development (Part 2)

eLearning Brothers

The discussions and resources on LinkedIn provide the eLearning community with resources, a network, and encouragement. There are numerous eLearning groups on LinkedIn. Based on your individual situation, find groups that inspire you to develop your own abilities as an eLearning designer. The eLearning Guild. The eLearning Global Network. eMind.

eLearning Global Giveback

Twitterpated with Learning

Today, The Smart Campaign launched Client Protection and Financial Education in Microfinance , the course that I developed in conjunction with The Smart Campaign and ACCION International as part of the second eLearning Global Giveback. You can see the course here ! Amanda's Projects

Which Degree Helps You Get Ahead in eLearning?

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild 's latest research report title Degrees for eLearning Professionals answers this question.and many more. Tom Kuhlmann, community leader at Articulate and writer of the well-known Rapid E-Learning Blog provided various ways to get degree-related knowledge withoutgetting a degree." And many people, including Karl Kapp, Brent Wilson, J.