7 Statistics That Prove mLearning is Essential!
NOVEMBER 11, 2016
Without statistics, how would we know that 0.3% of accidents in Canada involve a moose? Look Canada, as the statistics have proven, it’s not. When pondering the deeper questions of the world, more and more of us reach into our pockets to ‘Google’, ‘Bing’, or for those refusing to accept the dawn of a new millennium, ‘Ask Jeeves’. Appy Days! Build it and they will come?
10 Astounding Statistics about Online Video
APRIL 24, 2015
Having a video on the landing page of your website makes it 53% more likely to show up on the first page of a Google search. 7. Online video has gotten big – but seeing just how big it’s gotten may surprise you. And, it’s just going to continue growing! Here are 10 standout stats about online video that are bound to astound you. 1. Approximately 340,000 years worth of online video are watched every day. 2. 500 tweets every minute contain video links. 3. billion videos are watched every day. 4. There you have it.
Big Data at Google
JUNE 10, 2014
To see Big Data at work, look to Google, where number-crunching on a massive scale has changed hiring and management practices. Measurements and analytics rule at Google. All people decisions at Google are based on data and analytics,” according to Kathryn Dekas, a manager in Google’s “people analytics” team. Google’s conclusions have a bearing on where CLOs should be focusing their efforts. Brainteaser questions have been banned, Google recruiters no longer ask about grades, and you don’t have to have a college degree to land a job. . What do you do?
The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce
SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
” ~ Eric Schmidt (Ex-CEO, Google Inc.). Some of the most successful products from Google such as Google News, Google Earth, and Google Local were employee-initiated projects unrelated to its core business! Despite knowing about these statistics, many organizations spend their training time, effort, and budget in inverse proportion! INTRODUCTION.
Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store
APRIL 13, 2014
Managing the usage information statistics for making good purchase/licensing decisions. Distribute Android Apps In Your Organization : A How-To article (with a FAQ section) on the Google Play Private Channel that helps distribute internal Android apps to employees within organizations. Not just mobile apps and content. The above quote is from our interview with Geoff Stead. Survey.
The Death of the Traditional Web: Implications for Self-Directed Learning
JUNE 28, 2011
Google and everything it represents, is facing the first stages of irrelevancy. The rise of Google-type search and “knowledge at your fingertips” seemed to herald all that was needed for anyone to find the answer to anything. Informal Learning Facebook Google instructional design interactive learning Self-directed learning social learning social learning theory social media
How Microlearning Enables “Micro-Moments”
JULY 14, 2016
That’s because back in 2015, Google shared a slew of new research about micro-moments. Much like in 2011 when Google pitched the “Zero Moment of Truth” concept, this new research sets out to be a game changer. It turns out that the research Google has done to help serve its interest in the marketing world is extremely relevant to our own industry. What are Micro-Moments? link].
Site Meter Removed - Google Analytics Instead
OCTOBER 2, 2007
Just a quick note that I've been using SiteMeter and Google Analytics for a while now on my blog. It was nice as a quick hit information source and I'd still recommend say it was good as a starter approach to getting statistics. On the other hand, it's tough to beat Google Analytics, especially for the price (free As I've reached 500 visitors a day on the site, I've found that SiteMeter didn't really allow for the detail information I wanted.
Top 10 ELearning Stats for 2014
DECEMBER 1, 2013
Well, this infographic, created by ELearningIndustry.com, describes 10 elearning statistics to consider as we enter the new year. In the same way edX is poised to grow given Google’s recent involvement. The end of 2013 is in sight, and what a year it has been for elearning. Sure, there it will take some time to faze out the old SCORM model, but it will eventually happen.
Top LMS Industry Facts of 2016
SEPTEMBER 11, 2016
We asked our partner, the vendor of JoomlaLMS Learning Management System , to create an infographic on interesting LMS Industry facts and statistics. Shared. The LMS Industry is rapidly growing and developing. As far back as 30 years ago, there were around 15 LMS vendors on the market; today the number exceeds 700. Isn’t that amazing? We hope you will enjoy it. Have a look! Learning
What Are The Characteristics Of A Modern Learner?
AUGUST 12, 2016
To help explain the characteristics of a modern learner, I’ve compiled the latest statistics from multiple leading authorities of elearning. Statistics show that 67% of learners learn on mobile devices. suspect this number is actually larger if you account for the many types of available learning, such as the ability to Google any question. Modern learners want mobility.
eLearning Content And Social Media
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
It also has over a billion active members with accessible demographic statistics. What Can I Share About eLearning in Google+? In all honesty Google+ is not fit to to attract eLearning customers. Add existing students to a Google+ group. Try out Google+ Hangouts for conferencing if you don’t already have a conferencing program with your LMS.
Creating Digital Learning Content – 4 Useful InfoGraphic Presentation Patterns
JUNE 15, 2016
In the words of Avinash Kaushik, the Digital Marketing Evangelist for Google, “effective presentation is almost singularly responsible for driving the change we want”. Many a time, designers of infographics need to present statistics and other data-rich content. This presentation type allows designers to present statistical information in an interesting and effective manner.
8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning
DECEMBER 13, 2012
In 2012 Apple announced the iPhone 5, two new iPads and the new iPad mini; Google unveiled their first tablet, the nexus 7 and later the 10″ version; Amazon gave us three Kindle Fire HD tablets. Here’s another statistic that bodes well for mobile, Apple sold more iPads in Q4 2011 than any individual PC manufacturer sold PCs. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile!
2009 Top Posts and Topics: Kapp Notes
DECEMBER 4, 2009
Statistics. I was researching some statistics for use in a presentation and I wanted to keep them all in one place so I figured my blog was the best place to keep those statistics. Learning Statistics. Video Games, Education and Entertainment Statistics. More statistics for use in my presentation located in a handy place. Here are my top posts via Google Analytics for 2009.(I'll have no idea why this continues to be my most popular post on Google even thought it is over a year old. First from eLearning Learning , Here are my top posts.
Bridging the Skills Gap: An Opportunity for Associations
JULY 9, 2014
While college graduation rates are at an all-time high, a college degree alone may not be the solution. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that two-thirds of the 30 fastest growing occupations through 2022 will not even required postsecondary education for entry. Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. There are many facets to the problem. How to….
Getting Your Association’s Board Behind Online Learning
APRIL 17, 2014
Additionally, come to the meeting prepared with industry trends and statistics demonstrating the growth in online learning and the success similar associations and nonprofits have had with online offerings. Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. For many associations and nonprofits, a new eLearning initiative requires approval from their board. Tweet This!
Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)
JUNE 3, 2015
It’s a social network with over a billion people, that keeps detailed statistics for their preferences, hobbies, friends, social status, income and other such data. Besides, eLearning content is something that can benefit from a longer FB post, compared to a smaller AdSense ad in Google’s search results. Google+. On paper (or monitor), Google+ looks good.
Debunker Club Works to Dispel the Corrupted Cone of Learning
APRIL 1, 2015
Google image search for “cone of learning” returns dozens of results, most of which are false. The later versions are the “corrupted cone” with fictitious statistics added. A new group called The Debunker Club is working to dispel myths and misinformation in the learning field. will politely, but actively, provide feedback to those who transmit misinformation.
5 Key Mobile Learning Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2013 Internet Trends Report [Slides]
JUNE 5, 2013
If you are a Learning Professional, who needs to convince stakeholders about the importance of mobile learning, one way is to bombard them with mobile statistics, and there’s no better source than the annual Internet Trends Report presented by Mary Meeker. Here are my top 5 key takeaways for m-Learning from this year’s Internet Trends Report: 1. Internet Growth Remains Strong.
Empowering employees with mobile learning
JANUARY 24, 2017
Seriously, if you google ‘ big nosed French actor ’ you’ll find several pictures and a biography. It is a lot more manageable to navigate mobile modules than long powerpoint presentations or written notes, so if one requires one particular piece of information or statistic, it’s only a rapid search away. Knowing your employees. Sooner, rather than later. Wrapping up. learning
Multi-device elearning – The weirdest ways learners access content
OCTOBER 5, 2015
We’ve looked into the statistics from Sponge UK’s Launch&Learn LMS and pulled out some surprising devices that have been used to access elearning by real learners. Most statistics bundle all mobile users in together, so we’re going to dive deep into our own LMS numbers and share some data that everyone may find useful. The costs of desktop learning Like. Our research.
A Lesson in Mobile Learning Design from Yelp [#mLearning]
AUGUST 27, 2013
But this may not always be the case, consider the results of a recent Google research project, which showed that 70% of mobile searches occur at home or at work and the rest on the go. And here’s another interesting statistic that came out of that same research, 77% of mobile searches are in a location (work or home) likely to have a PC available to them. Send to Kindle.
Douglas Merrill, Big Data Demystified for Learning: What’s Important, What’s Not, and What’s Next #LSCon
MARCH 20, 2014
Douglas Merrill [link] Co-Founder and CEO of ZestFinance.com; Former Chief Innovation Officer at Google Author of Getting Organized in the Google Era Has a PhD in Cognitive Science from Princeton and a very nice peacock tattoo sleeve on his left arm In the last ten years, we’ve created a LOT of information. 3% of all employees are working at 2am local time. Big Data is like religion.
DECEMBER 31, 2009
Google Wave in 10 Minutes. Google Wonder Wheel & Other Search Options. ranks pretty highly in the Google search results for “ instructional designer , currently #3 (behind Wikipedia & Indeed). Tags: Blogging Careers & Work Change Instructional Design LMS Patterns Wikis online portfolios rss Sakai statistics TCC09 No more renting! Why a Wiki? World.
Presentations, The Numerati, Searching Google, Planning, & Swype
Big Dog, Little Dog
SEPTEMBER 12, 2008
Users Don't Search Google Effectively, Costing 40+ Hours of Productivity Each Year - BusinessWire. Boost eLearning discovered that 39 percent of all Google searches fail, leading to more than 40 hours - or one week - of lost productivity per user per year. Presenting to Small Audiences - Change This. The Numerati by Stephen Baker - Business Week. Via Cognitive Edge.
Is Google Analytics the new LMS (repost)
JUNE 23, 2011
Let me Google that for you! All you need is an e-Learning authoring tool that publishes to HTML and a web server.You can gain access to extensive usage statistics using Google Analytics. Using the web interface of Google Analytics you will see where your visitors come from, what browser they are using, how much time they spent on each part of the course, and how they use your content. Do you want to gain access to a powerful reporting engine? Do you not want to pay for expensive software licenses? Do you not want to hire an administrator?
4 Implications of Microsoft’s Acquisition of LinkedIn
JULY 5, 2016
She says this could put existing leaders in B2B search engine advertising such as Google at a major disadvantage. It is well-known that the company is lagging behind Google and Apple in this vital domain. The purchase can help Microsoft compete with Google in the mobile arena. Microsoft’s recent acquisition of LinkedIn has created ripples in the world of technology.
Adobe Captivate 5: Display Resolution and Snap to. Watch 'em Both
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
APRIL 25, 2011
Consider the following Web browser statistics (compiled by w3schools.com): Mozilla FireFox is the most popular web browser at 43.5%. followed closely by Google Chrome at 25%. by Kevin Siegel. received an email from a fellow Captivate developer who was distressed. He had captured several software simulations using Captivate's Application option. Snap to.
Helping Overloaded Employees Stay Focused on Learning
AUGUST 18, 2015
could cite more statistics, but we all recognize that it’s common for today’s employees to feel overloaded—with work, with information, with work-life balance, with many aspects of working and living. Follow her on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google The average worker is just plain busy. More than two-thirds of business leaders say that overwhelmed employees are a top challenge. Mix it Up.
OpenSesame Announces The Release of OpenSesame Books™
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Popular titles include The End of Power by Moises Naim, The Complete Guide to Google Advertising by Bruce C Brown, All About Hedge Funds by Ezra Zask, and The Creative Society by Lars Tvede. “We are continually listening to our customer’s needs. The program also provides access to usage statistics and analytics that allow for accurate tracking of the most read books, category engagement, most shared content, popular activities, and more. We are excited to announce that today we added a new ebook program, OpenSesame Books, to our marketplace. said Don Spear, CEO of OpenSesame. .
5 Ways to Share Your PowerPoint Presentation Online
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Of course, one method is to simply upload your PowerPoint to Google Drive or DropBox and give the link to a friend. While a quick google search will reveal many free online conversion services, the quality they will produce is questionable at best. Statistics on user activity, such as completion of tests and tasks, are always provided. “Could I have a copy of your slides?” It’s a common question after you have finished your presentation and received the applause. You may just hand the file to the event sponsor to share with the crowd. Let others download your original file.
Twelve Ways to Add Value to Open Source LMS Systems
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
Moodle captures most of the data, but getting it out in meaningful reports needs some statistical analysis and design effort. 4. This can be done using Google Gears to some extent, or with the Harbinger Offline Player all the way up to SCORM compatible tracking. 6. I've been too wrapped up thinking about interactivity to pay attention to the pains learning managers must go through for making their Moodle implementations effective. User Management User management is the starting point in making Moodle successful. Catalog Management What does the learner see on logging in?
How Online Tools Render E-learning Translations Ineffective
JANUARY 15, 2017
Larry, in order to save precious training dollars, used Google Translate to complete the task. To find the answer, we need to understand how Google Translate (or most online translation tools, for that matter) work. These web-based software use a method called Statistical Machine Translation (SMT). The result was a disaster. Why was the quality of the translation poor?