Are You Developing Global Leaders?
JULY 27, 2016
To remain competitive in a global economy, organizations must determine the best way to position their business and people for success; that requires strong global leadership. Whether the organization is large or small, all companies are affected by global events and need leaders savvy in both business and cultural affairs. The Problem with Global Leadership.
Global eLearning: When One Size Does Not Fit All
JUNE 17, 2014
Try deploying eLearning to a global audience. We’ve been deploying global eLearning curriculums with our clients for years, and that experience has taught us that, well, every project is truly unique. …But would that last sentence have worked in a global course? More tips for global elearning. Want life to keep you on your toes?
Globally connected minds
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 26, 2014
Wouldn''t we be foolish if we were faced with huge problems, and couldn''t solve them because we were unable to use our collective intelligence, or the global connectivity we now enjoy? Increasingly, the effect of the global connected mind will emerge as a social phenomenon. I was talking once with a colleague via Skype when our conversation turned to research. Unported License.
Join our global #EDENchat
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 10, 2016
Photo on Pixabay Join our global #EDENchat by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 We enjoyed a great first #EDENchat of the season during the EDEN Research Workshop when my colleague Antonella Poce hosted the Twitter session last week. We will announce these soon. Unported License.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
About Kineo Kineo is a global workplace learning company that helps businesses. www.kineo.com About The Oxford Group The Oxford Group helps global organizations get the best from their. www.oxford-group.com Kineo and The Oxford Group are part of The City & Guilds Group, a leader in global skills development. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. they need to succeed.
5 Tips for Creating Better Global Virtual Training
JANUARY 17, 2017
Global Virtual Classroom 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsAs trainers, educators and Learning Experience Architects , we depend on establishing a rapport with our learners to create a supportive learning environment. Encouraging this environment in a multicultural or online setting is more challenging. Both factors add a layer of complexity to the curriculum development.
Learn Anywhere:The Modern Virtual Classroom is Global, Mobile, & Social
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. The virtual classroom has evolved, and expectations for quality are higher than ever. After your organization has implemented specialized techniques in support of virtual instructional design and virtual facilitation , what do designers and facilitators need to become masters at their crafts?
2015 Global ELearning Salary Report
MARCH 1, 2015
Every year, the ELearning Guild releases an elearning industry salary report. They collect the data through an association-wide survey and through the membership data. While there is a respectable variety in the report, it’s important to remember that the sample-size is limited to the ELearning Guild members and doesn’t include other associations and non-associated professionals.
Global learning collectives
Learning with e's
JANUARY 9, 2013
I foresee the emergence of global learning collectives where children will learn together across schools and time zones, collaborating on projects and other joint activities, and where technology will help us to once and for all bridge the great divides of geography, culture, creed and ethnicity. This is part 7 in a series of posts on the future of learning and technology. Who knew?
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
Matt Johnson Global Managing Director Kineo 5Learning Insights 2017 Learning Insights 2017 6 Introduction Some things will never change. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. GAP BETWEEN LEARNING AND. PERFORMANCE – BETWEEN. KNOWING AND DOING. IT’S ABOUT. THE TOOLS THAT’LL HELP PEOPLE. learning to. and not.
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 28, 2013
It''s amazing to me how much we already take for granted, but probably the thing we take for granted the most, is our ability to have multiple, instantaneous and synchronous global conversations. For me, the most important aspect of any global communication capability is the conversations we can have, sometimes at the drop of a hat. Do you remember the days before the Web? I do.
Developing Global Leaders Using Virtual Instructor Led Training
JUNE 7, 2016
GE’s Crotonville Global Leadership Institute is legendary as the world’s first corporate university and a central hub for innovation, ideas and learning. For Elina and the GE global learning team, this means taking advantage of the capabilities of the virtual training platform. Additional Reading: GE’s Crotonville Global Leadership Institute. GE’s Virtual Learning program.
How to develop effective employee training programs for global media teams
MARCH 29, 2016
How to develop effective employee training programs for global media and publishing teams When I decided to conduct a mini-experiment with my Docebo colleagues as the subjects, I basically knew what I was getting into. If I were in charge of training for my international company , which image would I choose to place in a learning object for all of my global teams to access concurrently?
2014 Global ELearning Salary Report
MARCH 11, 2014
and globally. Every year the ELearning Guild administers a survey among their members asking various questions regarding industry specialization, title, and salary (among other demographics). Well, the results are now available, and this year they have released them in a nifty infographic. The saddest reality from this survey is the disparity of salaries between men and women. elearning
The challenges of training global workers
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
Food retailers offer the most obvious examples of the challenges in training for global organisations, but all companies face similar issues. Discuss a project Subscribe to our newsletter The post The challenges of training global workers appeared first on Sponge UK. Benefits of elearning Translation global international localisation translationHow can elearning help?
4 Keys to Designing for the Global Virtual Classroom
OCTOBER 8, 2014
Making the Virtual Classroom Global. Globalization, new learning technologies and dispersed workforces have provided us with a much more diverse learner base than ever before. Naturally, the virtual classroom paves the way for working with these global audiences more easily. How are you adapting to respond to these changes in your classroom? Virtual Classroom Learn Anywhere
Hangout connects global learning community
JULY 22, 2016
I was struck by the global nature of our industry, and how digital learning can bring benefit to international audiences.” The post Hangout connects global learning community appeared first on Sponge UK. News: A four-day online event on how to use learning technologies to innovate, integrate and inspire in the workplace has brought together over 250 delegates and 25 learning experts.
Top 10 Global Human Capital Trends for 2015 | Part 2
APRIL 2, 2015
Last week we provided the the first five out of ten global human capital trends , as reported by Deloitte University Press. Here is part 2, of the top 10 global human capital trends for 2015. Each of these trends correlate with capability gaps - specific ones that would benefit from prioritization. human capital
Overview of the Global eLearning Market by Area
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
Here we have some interesting tidbits about the global state of our industry from the first half of the report. The post Overview of the Global eLearning Market by Area appeared first on eLearning Brothers. The report is 48 pages of purely awesome statistics, findings, and predictions about the worldwide eLearning market over the past couple years. From page 8 of the report.
Five tools for global educators
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 3, 2012
In effect, through the use of social media and telecommunication technologies, these teachers are becoming global educators. I consider myself a global educator and have tried to articulate my ideas on why this is a different role to traditional teaching. Blog: Blogging is arguably one of the most powerful tools for global education. Unported License.
Global Trends: The Driving Forces of Corporate Training
DECEMBER 19, 2016
The global trends are clear. With the holidays right around the corner, spare time provides room for reflection not only on gift lists and vacation plans, but also to focus on today’s acute topics in the working environment. To evolve efforts into impact, corporate training is key to directing a workforce that is focused on achieving business objectives through learning and development.
Go Global by Thinking Local: Delivering Online Training Courses in Multiple Languages
JULY 14, 2014
So, it’s a natural leap to use this same learning vehicle to expand your company’s global reach by delivering your online training in multiple languages. But the trick to growing globally is thinking locally. Content must be adapted to local channels, “or localized”, to make it more globally accessible. Expand Your Global Reach. Here’s another cautionary tale. Go Local.
The Modern Virtual Classroom Is Global, Mobile, and Social
ATD Learning Technologies
JANUARY 6, 2015
Trends in business and training include globalization, mobility, and social networking. By establishing a foundation of knowledge and skills in these areas, training professionals can get ahead of the trends and create core practices in their organizations. Click here to read full version
Four Steps to Successful Global eLearning: On Time, Under Budget, Above Expectations by Wendy Farrell
Learning Solutions Magazine
APRIL 8, 2014
Global expansion presents an exciting new challenge for professionals with a role in developing training. globalization? Getting Started Globalization Learning Systems Training Strategies and eLearning materials for an increasingly multicultural workforce. But just how do you plan for. Here’s a four-step process to help you make a great first impression with users around the.
Tip of the Week: Set a global font and background style across all your interactions
APRIL 19, 2016
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Challenges and Solutions of creating e-Learning Solutions for an Enterprise-Wide Global Audience
JULY 29, 2015
According to a popular research, the global e-learning market is growing at the rate of 15.06 Global e-learning programs can help companies drastically cut travel and employees’ training costs, as well as improve efficiency while retaining a uniform international company culture. percent , making it one of the fastest growing industries in the world. contact-form-7]. e-Learning
Creating a Culture-Agnostic Online Course for Your Global Workforce
OCTOBER 13, 2016
They advocate Instructional Designers (IDs) to focus on four key aspects when designing e-learning courses for global audiences. To develop the content of an e-learning course for global learners, it is necessary to use international English, devoid of idioms, colloquial expressions, and references to sports; Sports are highly culture-specific. Let us see what they are.
Global digital tribe
Learning with e's
MAY 29, 2013
To me it resembles a global digital tribe. It is tribal because the global online community exhibits many of the characteristics of traditional, territorial tribal practice. The global digital tribe has many smaller sub-sets we can call clans. Post-industrial society saw the emergence of personal computers, the Web and a global communication network of mobile phones.
Five Keys: Designing and Delivering Effective Global Training Programs by Ronnie Duncan
Learning Solutions Magazine
APRIL 14, 2015
Here are five keys that will help you design and deliver a successful global training program. Design Strategies Globalization Instructional Design Management Project Management A training program can help bridge cultural and workplace practice differences. Training delivered via eLearning modules or. live online classes can be particularly effective, but it takes a lot of upfront work to get a successful program off the ground.
The Global Phenomenon of E-Learning Courses
JANUARY 24, 2017
The rise of e-learning has naturally led to a boom in e-learning localization services, but it is the global appeal of e-learning that makes localization not only possible but highly relevant. The challenge is ensuring that these educational resources meet the needs of a global environment. The global potential for e-learning and the scalability of e-learning courses are massive. But in order to be truly successful on a global scale, your course must have genuinely international potential. All of these savings are a result of e-learning localization.
Using Training to Build Global Brands
DECEMBER 1, 2014
I recently had the privilege to speak with Leanna Meiser, the Senior Manager, Global Marketing Training & Capabilities at The Hershey Company. The post Using Training to Build Global Brands appeared first on JPL Learning Solutions. Video Interview with The Hershey Company’s Dean of the Hershey Marketing Academy. Leanna explains. Leanna explains. I asked Leanna about this.
Top 10 Global Human Capital Trends for 2015 | Part 1
MARCH 27, 2015
Deloitte University Press has released their Guide to Global Human Capital Trends for 2015. Here is part 1 of 2, of the top 10 global human capital trends for 2015 Each of these trends correlate with capability gaps - specific ones that would benefit from prioritization.
Make E-Learning Globally Competent
JUNE 6, 2013
With budgets tightening and workforces becoming more diverse and dispersed, here’s how to develop global e-learning programs efficiently and on budget. By preparing e-learning programs with global distribution in mind, learning program managers can reduce the cost and time, as well as improve retention and engagement. Global e-learning initiatives, however, can present technical and content design challenges. Another essential tool in the global learning arsenal is the Translation Memory (TM). According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. This can be costly.
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 30, 2011
Many of us do so willingly, but there is a very real underlying tension between the effects of the global and the desires of the individual. Globalization can be defined as 'the increasing interdependence of world society' (Giddens, 1991: 520). The effects of globalization are being felt around the world. 1986) Global Shift: Industrial Change in a Turbulent World.
Global HR Trends are Affecting Corporate Learning: It’s time that HR and Learning came closer!
SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
The world economy is unpredictable and modern organizations are fast realizing that they must have the HR capital to go through the rough weather of the complex global economy. This will increase the number of available jobs within all industries and the numbers will continue to accelerate as the global economy continues to improve. New-age Learning for the New-age Learner.
Mobile Learning – What It Can Do For A Global Workforce
FEBRUARY 21, 2011
Globalization has changed the paradigms of business dramatically. The global workforce today is confronted with a demanding environment in which to perform. A vast majority of the global workforce is very busy and has very little time to focus on learning. The organizations of today need to be more agile than ever to maintain their competitive edge in the marketplace.