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LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

Probably just three years ago, if you said Element K I would have immediately thought about off-the-shelf courseware. However, Element K has made substantial, progressive improvements to their LMS, most recently by building custom integrations between Jive Clearspace and KnowledgeHub, Element K’s LMS. Platform Prod Management & Marketing, Element K about their social media capabilities. They announced this in October, 2008. Via email, I asked Sue Rodeman, VP., This is fueled by the various Web 2.0 Generation21. GeoLearning.

Skillsoft acquires Mindleaders: E-Learning Market Undergoing Major Change

Learning on the Leading Edge

This acquisition comes after Skillsoft's acquisition of ElementK and 50 Lessons in 2011, and a string of other acquisitions including the acquisition of Books24x7, NetG, and other smaller content providers during the years. Skillsoft, maintaining its position as the "biggest" provider, will have to continue to expand its titles and integrate them all into its platform.

Skillsoft Acquisition of SumTotal: Corporate Training Market Disruption?

Learning on the Leading Edge

Earlier this year Wiley acquired CrossKnowledge with this same goal: providing a more integrated, embedded, and engaging learning experience for corporate employees. The combined company now has nearly 10,000 customers, more than 60 million users, and more than 2,400 employees around the world, making it among the largest corporate training providers. Skillsoft acquired Smartforce, NetG, ElementK, Mindleaders, Books24x7 and other smaller content providers. A bang just went off in the corporate training and HR market. One could call it "SkillTotal.").

Top Learning Resources of 2009

Learn and Lead

Sahana Chattopadhyay’s ID and Other Reflections Tom Stone at Element K blog provides useful summaries of learning and development events and news. Disclosure, I work for Element K) Gina Minks shares her Adventures in Corporate Education in her blog Ellen Behrens’ alearning or Association eLearning to be exact. 2009 was a continuation of my journey of online self-learning. share with you the top learning resources from my PLE (personal learning environment) for the year 2009. have found these valuable in my learning during the year. Great writing on leadership.

Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs

Tony Karrer

The full feed provides snippets from each source. And the Best Of feed provides a weekly summary with the top content from all of these sources. 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? Turns out it's exactly 99. 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 Technology.

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

glimpse behind the scenes of technical moderation - eModeration , June 10, 2010 For anyone who believes that a moderator spends his or her time deleting rude words from forums and hitting 'reject' on naughty video submissions (although we do this also), I wanted to give a quick glimpse into the nitty-gritty involved in eModeration's most complex project for a mobile phone provider client. Conferences have traditionally provided foundation knowledge for instructional designers, trainers, CLOs, and others in the field. wanted to provide a bit more context for this. &#.

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

Provides social learning features including shoutbox, photos, discussion boards, blogs, events, polls, articles. 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. I love innovation. It is what makes any product or service, aspire to new heights. Our industry is made up into four camps.

eLearning Tour - May 21 - Free

Tony Karrer

His background teaching e-learning classes, knowledge of adult learning theory, and experience training CEOs and front line staff provides him with a unique perspective on organizational learning. His experience with technology companies and high-tech initiatives provides him with insights into the future of technology. Before, Bob was the Executive Director of Education for Element K where he directed and influenced their learning model and products. On May 21, LearnTrends will be hosting an eLearning Tour Event. She coordinates the mlearnopedia.com site. and Ph.D.

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. Mzinga is shown related to Personal Learning , Social Software , Learning 2.0 , Storyboards , PLEs , CollectiveX , Firefly , Tomoye , KnowledgePlanet , Element K , Awareness Networks. Some of these are no surprise, but others such as Yugma made me notice that version 4 is out, hence people are talking about it more than usual. Let me know if you find interesting related terms as you go.

Skillsoft acquires Mindleaders: E-Learning Market Undergoing Major Change

Learning on the Leading Edge

This acquisition comes after Skillsoft's acquisition of ElementK and 50 Lessons in 2011, and a string of other acquisitions including the acquisition of Books24x7, NetG, and other smaller content providers during the years. Skillsoft, maintaining its position as the "biggest" provider, will have to continue to expand its titles and integrate them all into its platform.

Skillsoft acquires Mindleaders: E-Learning Market Undergoing Major Change

Learning on the Leading Edge

This acquisition comes after Skillsoft's acquisition of ElementK and 50 Lessons in 2011, and a string of other acquisitions including the acquisition of Books24x7, NetG, and other smaller content providers during the years. Skillsoft, maintaining its position as the "biggest" provider, will have to continue to expand its titles and integrate them all into its platform.

More Than One LMS Option

aLearning

posted a question the the ASAE’s LinkedIn Group and got some very helpful responses, and I’ve likewise been holding some long and detailed e-mail discussions with representatives of some LMS providers. LMS providers have designed various systems to meet our various needs. – LMS providers are quickly adapting what they offer to what we need. First, let me say that I don’t endorse any product or service, but that I will pass along suggestions when something sounds like a good fit. Required Reading. Flower of a Different Color. Webinars?

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 based provider of learning software, in August, 2006, said Thadani. India's NIIT Ltd. 500304.BY) is planning to invest between INR250 million and INR400 million on expanding its infrastructure over the next two years ending March 31, 2009, the company's chief executive officer said. "This year we invested about INR600 million on new infrastructure.

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 based provider of learning software, in August, 2006, said Thadani. India's NIIT Ltd. 500304.BY) is planning to invest between INR250 million and INR400 million on expanding its infrastructure over the next two years ending March 31, 2009, the company's chief executive officer said. "This year we invested about INR600 million on new infrastructure.

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. He provided very specific instructions and guidance, and provided plenty of support. She set up sample questions with answers to provide context and initial categories for the questions. How Did They Get There?

Indian Learning Professionals and Companies on Twitter

Learn and Lead

indug_72 - Indu Gopinath Jax - Xavier Roy I get paid to write :-) JosephineShobee - Josephine Shobana Delivery Manager at Element K. niitimperia - niitimperia NIIT Imperia Center for Advanced Learning has been specially created to provide quality Management Education to working professionals. trainingdotcom - Training.com Training.com is an eLearning initiative by NIIT to provide convenient, personalized and affordable training to students and working professionals. I have updated my list of Indian learning professionals on Twitter. dreamer. Perpetual Learner. Coach.

Publishing our CellCast Widget for iPad

mLearning Trends

Apple provided a strong "call to action" about a week ago with an email to all developers stating we had until Saturday, March 27th to submit our iPad applications -- developed using the latest Xcode v3.2 Thanks to our friends at 50 Lessons and Element K for use of their awesome mobile-friendly content from our CellCast Mobile Library that was included in the demo submission to Apple.

Rapid (Collaborative) Authoring Tools for developers/SMEs in multiple locations

Janet Clarey

Thought I’d share what I found for three reasons - (1) hopefully to provide some valuable information, (2) to see who I may have missed so I can add them and/or get them added to our KnowledgeBase (3) to let you know about the type of client-driven research we do at Brandon Hall Research. KnowledgeHub Authoring Tool (Element K). I’ve been slicing and dicing our Authoring Tool KnowledgeBase and doing some online research in response to a question about collaborative rapid authoring tools that developers in multiple locations can use. gotta love crowdsourcing ).

Skillsoft Acquisition of SumTotal: Corporate Training Market Disruption?

Learning on the Leading Edge

Earlier this year Wiley acquired CrossKnowledge with this same goal: providing a more integrated, embedded, and engaging learning experience for corporate employees. The combined company now has nearly 10,000 customers, more than 60 million users, and more than 2,400 employees around the world, making it among the largest corporate training providers. Skillsoft acquired Smartforce, NetG, ElementK, Mindleaders, Books24x7 and other smaller content providers. A bang just went off in the corporate training and HR market. One could call it "SkillTotal.").

Skillsoft Acquisition of SumTotal: Corporate Training Market Disruption?

Learning on the Leading Edge

Earlier this year Wiley acquired CrossKnowledge with this same goal: providing a more integrated, embedded, and engaging learning experience for corporate employees. The combined company now has nearly 10,000 customers, more than 60 million users, and more than 2,400 employees around the world, making it among the largest corporate training providers. Skillsoft acquired Smartforce, NetG, ElementK, Mindleaders, Books24x7 and other smaller content providers. A bang just went off in the corporate training and HR market. One could call it "SkillTotal.").

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Five Barriers to Effective Learning in Organisations - Performance Learning Productivity , April 7, 2010 Very few of us would argue with the proposition that a lot of organisational learning and development activity is sub-optimal to the extent that it provides little value to participants and their organisations. Unlearnable Elements in Your eLearning - Speak Out , April 19, 2010 What are the 5 unlearnable elements that all IDs should steer clear off? 1. Best of eLearning Learning. April 2010. Another great month!  Adoption Council , founded by Susan Scrupski. Kidding.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

On Finding a Job in the Learning and Development Industry - Element K Blog , January 8, 2010 As 2010 gets going, many in the L&D industry continue to face the job-search struggle. Many more will encounter a similar need this year or in years ahead, so I thought it might be helpful to provide a blog posting with some resources to aid your search. I’m not talking about the obvious “big and broad&# sites for job hunting, places like Monster , CareerBuilder , and others, or the social networking sites, like LinkedIn , that can be so crucial during a job search.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

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. The When and What of M-Learning - Element K Blog , June 2, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 2009. Top Posts. The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Top 100 Learning Game Resources - Upside Learning Blog , June 24, 2009. The Various Roles of Instructional Design (work in progress) - Jonathan’s ID , June 5, 2009. The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? June 2, 2009.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

This is a social resource as it also provides the opportunity for you to provide your own experiences of using social tools for learning. We provide up-to-date training so our members can meet the latest regulatory requirements, perform their job functions better than ever, get inspired by best practices and sterling examples… and so much more. Best of eLearning Learning.