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Skillsoft Acquires Element K for $110 Million

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The business of eLearning in corporate training continues to shift. I'm just pointing it out as a "heads up" that the eLearning industry is alive and well and corporate training departments need to continue to stay up to date on the latest moves within our industry. skillsoft Training enterprise corporate eLearningYou can read the full press release here. Yes, you are needed.

TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs

eFront

During the last 5 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from an eLearning community of practice that exists in the blogosphere. I did my research and I listed 134 eLearning and workplace Learning Blogs. We support Free eLearning! and Learning Web Courseworks Will at Work Learning Workplace Learning Today Writers Gateway ZaidLearn.

Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. I’ve fallen a bit behind on my reading in December, so I was glad to be able to use eLearning Learning to catch me up on the good stuff for the month.  A couple of real gems in here. eLearning Templates – 20 Resources - eLearning Technology , December 7, 2009. Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009 - eLearning Learning Posts , December 2, 2009. Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009 - eLearning Learning Posts , December 7, 2009. The Power Of Visual Grouping - The eLearning Coach , December 11, 2009.

Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs

Tony Karrer

I just saw a post by Amit Garg Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs. His list was very similar to the list of sources that eLearning Learning includes. It made me wonder how many sources does eLearning Learning include? Please let me know if I'm missing any blogs that produce good content on eLearning and more particularly Workplace eLearning that would make sense to include. eLearning Learning is looking for a bit deeper posts that focus on applied issues. The Best Of also includes upcoming free elearning webinars.

eLearning Tour - May 21 - Free

Tony Karrer

On May 21, LearnTrends will be hosting an eLearning Tour Event. Our tour guides and their topics are: Bob Mosher - Performance Support Tools Judy Brown - Mobile Learning Solutions Karl Kapp - Games and Simulations Tony Karrer - Self-Paced and Other eLearning Solutions Each tour guide will give a brief overview of what's happening out there and then we'll see examples. These examples are coming straight from our eLearning community. Before, Bob was the Executive Director of Education for Element K where he directed and influenced their learning model and products.

M-Learning: Where’s the app for that?

eLearning 24-7

Element K? Nor even when I typed in “elearning or e-learning&#. Learn Info e-learning vendors m-learning mobile learning craig weiss e-learning elearningAs I write on my iPad, thoughts swirl abound. With all these vendors talking about their solution and its capabilities on mobile devices, it should be easy to find an app for that. Regardless if the vendor is m-learning specific, content authoring tool, LMS, web conferencing or a hybrid.  It shouldn’t matter. Simple, right? Ahh, here’s the rub. It isn’t. Even better. emTrain? Yep, an app.

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Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. Free Quiz and Test Maker Tools Plus My Top 3 - eLearning 24-7 , September 14, 2010 While this market has always existed, it is clearly taking a whole new form in two areas: Strong emphasis to embed into a web site or blog. Reusing eLearning material (OER) from other sources or not, asks UNESCO. But how to write one?

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community. As an example, I can see that eLearning 2.0 relates closely to the concepts Learning 2.0 , eLearning Tools , Corporate eLearning , Personal Learning , and Enterprise 2.0 ; the Tools Odeo , CollectiveX , Bea Pages , Apache Roller , and Dogear ; and the Companies NexLearn , Awareness Networks , Element K , and Mzinga. Blog Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.comYou can see the first feature by visiting the site and clicking around on terms.

eLearning Startups - New Wave Coming

Tony Karrer

Because of my background working with leading startups, e.g., eHarmony, MyShape, LoanToolbox, etc., my background in eLearning, and the fact that I'm a CTO-type person, I may get more of these kinds of calls, so I'm curious if other folks are seeing this as well. What's interesting about the new wave is that most are targeting outside of traditional eLearning solutions. When you look back at 2000-2002, companies getting VC funding were folks like Outstart, Hyperwave, Infocast, Element K, Pathlore, Vuepoint, Knowledge Impact. Where are the analysts?

Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009 Student Guide: Introduction to ‘Wikis’ in Blackboard - Don't Waste Your Time , June 12, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design 11: The Kemp Model - The E-Learning Curve , June 10, 2009 I Say Instructional Designer, You Say Tomah-toe - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009 Attribution in a Web 2.0 Browse eLearning ContentCan We Enhance People's Cognitive Outcomes?

Top Learning Resources of 2009

Learn and Lead

great resource to learn to transform your elearning using PowerPoint and Articulate. Harold Jarche’s blog Ken Allen’s Blogger in Middle-Earth Clive Shepherd’s Clive on Learning Tony Karrer’s eLearning Technology Upside Learning blog started their weekly finds that have been very useful. Sahana Chattopadhyay’s ID and Other Reflections Tom Stone at Element K blog provides useful summaries of learning and development events and news. Cathy Moore’s Making Change is a must for practical instructional design and elearning tips. Great writing on leadership.

NIIT Bullish On eLearning

The Learned Man

But this year was a major renewal year with new partnerships requiring massive investments in infrastructure," Vijay K. Part of this year's revenue will come from NIIT's acquisition of Element K, a U.S.-based The acquisition has already added to the earnings per share in the very first quarter from October to December, he said. " We will have only seven months of their revenues (for the current fiscal year)." He expects Element K to contribute about $57 million-$58 million to NIIT's total revenue in the current fiscal year. India's NIIT Ltd.

NIIT Bullish On eLearning

The Learned Man

But this year was a major renewal year with new partnerships requiring massive investments in infrastructure," Vijay K. Part of this year's revenue will come from NIIT's acquisition of Element K, a U.S.-based The acquisition has already added to the earnings per share in the very first quarter from October to December, he said. " We will have only seven months of their revenues (for the current fiscal year)." He expects Element K to contribute about $57 million-$58 million to NIIT's total revenue in the current fiscal year. India's NIIT Ltd.

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Presentation: Twitter is Dead (really?) - Dont Waste Your Time , April 8, 2010 I was not privileged enough to be able to attend this years eLearning Conference at the University of Plymouth, but have been following some of the conversations and sessions on Twitter thanks to the #pelc10 hashtag. Expanding On The Nine Events Of Instruction - The eLearning Coach , April 19, 2010 The nine events of instruction are a compelling foundation for Instructional Design. Naturally I do a lot of sifting around Rapid eLearning. I. April 2010. Kidding.

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

Not, some 3rd party aggregator like Skillsoft or Element K, where you can purchase courses from. For instructional designers  and developers who want to create content with multiple elements. Create – Either via a pre-built model or custom – provides a significant library of elements to choose from and add. Choices include: Adding Content – lots of elements to choose from, Assessments – again a nice swath of choices, activities – basically game options, Social Media – blogs, twitter, etc., I love innovation. New concept.

Storyboard Templates iPhone - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Luckily eLearning Learning was able to point me at the top 63 posts for the month! 35 More Qualities Of The Ideal Instructional Designer - The eLearning Coach , December 13, 2009. eLearning Templates – 20 Resources - eLearning Technology , December 7, 2009. Awesome Games and Interactions for Articulate Presenter - eLearning Brothers , December 22, 2009. Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009 - eLearning Learning Posts , December 7, 2009. Introducing the SCORM Cloud - eLearning Weekly , December 9, 2009.

First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. 10 Ways To Learn In 2010 - The eLearning Coach , January 3, 2010 So many cool ways to learn online now. eLearning-What’s Old Is New Again - ASTD , January 6, 2010 Great article looking at what really is going on in eLearning. Get Your Audience Pumped: 30 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners - The eLearning Coach , January 14, 2010 Motivation is the force that drives people to fulfill a need. 10 Best (Learning) Books of 2009 - Sticky Learning , January 11, 2010 Review of 10 books around learning / eLearning in 2009.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

eLearning Learning Hot List. You can subscribe to the best of eLearning Learning to receive weekly, monthly hot lists and other updates that provide you with the best of eLearning Learning. Business of Learning - eLearning Technology , June 15, 2009. Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009. Expert Level Answers via Social Networks - eLearning Technology , June 8, 2009. Presentation: Camtasia in eLearning - Don’t Waste Your Time , June 4, 2009. eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009.

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

It’s always fun at this time of the year to look back at what’s happened in the world of eLearning. This also contributed to the Hot Topics and eLearning Trends for 2009. So without further set, I’m happy to announce the Top Posts as defined by Social Filtering - meaning by everyone involved directly or indirectly in eLearning Learning. You can see more detail of how this works here in Curator Editor Research Opportunities on eLearning Learning (and see how you can be involved). Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009. Random Web 2.0

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Upcoming Free eLearning Webinars. Characteristics of Adult Learners - The eLearning Coach , September 28, 2009. eLearning Strategy - eLearning Technology , September 14, 2009. Nothing More Important in my Life Than Blogging - eLearning Technology , September 1, 2009. Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank - eLearning Technology , September 15, 2009. eLearning Authoring Tools Review — Help! Demand for Instructional Designers - Experiencing eLearning , September 18, 2009.

DevLearn - Google Wave - Organizational Learning - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Upcoming Online eLearning Events. Best Practices for Creating Online Courses - eLearning Brothers , November 11, 2009. Are Your Online Tests Reliable? - The eLearning Coach , November 9, 2009. The Modalities of Blended Learning - Element K Blog , November 8, 2009. Enough Tools for Now - eLearning Technology , November 11, 2009. Content Expertise for Instructional Designers - Experiencing eLearning , November 10, 2009. Google Wave - Social Media Resources - Best of eLearning Learning , November 10, 2009.

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Upcoming Online eLearning Events. The New Wave of eLearning Technologies. eLearning Conferences 2010 - eLearning Technology , November 19, 2009. How To Communicate The Value Of Social Media - The eLearning Coach , November 25, 2009. 10 Social Media Tools For Learning - The eLearning Coach , November 16, 2009. Best Practices for Creating Online Courses - eLearning Brothers , November 11, 2009. eLearning report: Review of Learning 2.0 Principles of eLearning - Thinking Cloud , November 23, 2009.

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

primarily used the eLearning Learning and Communities and Networks sites and used Conference , Online Facilitation of Conferences , Online Interaction in Conferences , Moderating Online Interaction , and others. 28 Web Conference Training Tips - eLearning Weekly , July 10, 2009 Learning to use web conferencing technology is pretty easy, but there is a lot more to training via web conference than just putting on a headset, dialing up an audio-conferencing bridge, and logging onto the application. eLearning Technology. Below are some helpful tips. It’s a guess why. &#.

The LMS Debate rides again

Clark Quinn

Yes, Dave Wilkins of Learn.com and Tom Stone of Element K have already argued that the label is still needed in the marketplace, but I’m really trying to shift the way people think about what their role is, and to me using the label LMS is a major barrier to shifting out of the comfort zone.  But despite your claim that my concerns are ‘old news’, the results my colleagues saw at a recent elearning event in the UK, Allison Rossett’s recent survey results, and my own client experience suggest that way too many organizations are still seeing things in the old way.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Instructional Design and E-Learning Blogs - Experiencing eLearning , July 6, 2010 Back when I wrote my instructional design careers series in 2007, I was only aware of a few blogs by instructional designers. Brain Learning and eLearning Design - The Learning Circuits Blog , July 1, 2010 David Grebow suggested this month’s Big Question (thanks David).

More Than One LMS Option

aLearning

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Related Terms

Tony Karrer

The recent addition of related terms (relationship factors) in eLearning Learning that show what how related terms are to a given result set provides some interesting insights. Here are some terms that are getting more attention the first couple weeks this month (December 2008) include Social Media , eLearning Activity , Mobile Learning , Yugma , Slideshare , SharePoint , Twitter , 100 Conversations , Mzinga , and GeoLearning. Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.comLet me know if you find interesting related terms as you go.

Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List - May 29, 2009 to June 5, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it? Clive on Learning , May 29, 2009 Capture Examples - eLearning Technology , May 29, 2009 Mistakes made in Academic Blogs - Don't Waste Your Time , June 3, 2009 Time Spent - The Learning Circuits Blog , June 1, 2009 Presentation: Camtasia in eLearning - Don't Waste Your Time , June 4, 2009 Does Deliberative Practice Lead to Quick Proficiency? Browse eLearning Content

Phew! Reflecting on #ASTD10

Learning Visions

Hanging out with Mr. SCORM himself If you’re in eLearning, you’ve heard of SCORM. Talking content As always, it was great to connect with Thomas Stone (@ThomasStone) of ElementK and hear what they’re up to with off-the-shelf content and LMSs. He’s possibly the most sincere person in the eLearning biz. What I would give right now for a foot rub. Anyone?) Yes, indeed.

Interoperability – It works every time! Wrong.

eLearning 24-7

Your 3rd party developer or the 3rd party off the shelf vendor (example: Element K courses or Rosetta Stone) to go into the new system. Tags: LCMS LMS SCORM Uncategorized e-learning elearning interoperability Interoperability – The Double Premise for a LMS/LCMS. You can take any course from one system pull it out and then upload it into another system and it will work without any problems whatsoever. No issues, perfect.  So, if the course is SCORM 1.2 and the LMS/LCMS is SCORM 1.2 everything works fine. SURE IT WILL ! What about in your current system? REALLY?

Indian Learning Professionals and Companies on Twitter

Learn and Lead

baxiabhishek - Abhishek Baxi geek / new media guy / photowalker / microsoftie / windows7 PC / blank noise guy / critical movies fan / windows mobile bishtumesh - Umesh Bisht learning and development professional, digs web 3.0 , e-learning, and content dbhasin - Dolly Bhasin Am a Knowledge Enterpreneur with focus on Small Enterprises, Travel, Tourism, Hospitality for eLearning and emarketing deepak1279 - Deepak dineshmagadi - dinesh magadi dominicrajesh - Dominic Rajesh HR Professional with focus on Learning and Development. have included company Twitter accounts in the list. dreamer.

Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank

Tony Karrer

recently had a great conversation with Becky Barch, a performance consultant at the Bank, about her smart application of discussion forum software from ElementK. One of the things I’ve found from doing many presentations on social/informal/eLearning 2.0 is there will be lots of activity when I get to the challenges when using this kind of approach. eLearning Technology.