Great Time Talking #Gamification at Masie’s Learning2015
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
Karl Kapp and Elliott Masie riffing on games and gamification for learning at Learning2015 in Orlando, FL. Last week I had the honor and privileged of being one of the keynote speakers at Elliott Masie’s Learning2015 Conference in Orlando, FL. Elliott Masie kicking off Learning2015. Sal Khan speaking with Elliott Masie at Learning2015. Gamification Out and About
3 burning questions inspired by Masie’s Learning 2015
NOVEMBER 16, 2015
“Leave this conference with questions not answers,” urged Elliott Masie , as the curtain fell on his 25th annual extravaganza, Learning 2015. Paine’s point is that we need to change traditional views on workplace learning by using neuroscientific research to inform and improve learning design. Three questions jumped out for me – none of them are answered easily.
Impressions of the Masie Learning 2011 Conference
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
Last week I was fortunate to attend the Learning 2011 conference, organized every year by Elliott Masie. So in this month’s blog I wanted to talk about some general impressions I had there. Masie himself had some interesting ideas about creating apps that dashboard content that can be individualized to a user’s learning needs. Mobile Technology: The Future of Learning?
Elliott Masie on user experience, global learning and sharing our turf
FEBRUARY 10, 2016
Elliott Masie is probably the world’s most influential learning expert, not to mention the most entertaining and inspiring. Video: Elliott Masie on the importance of data for L&D. One of the things you do at the Masie Learning Lab is to explore the usability of new technologies for learning. You bet! The average learner has an over-abundance of content.
Hangout on Implementing Informal Learning this Saturday
JANUARY 16, 2013
Why isn’t L&D supporting informal learning? Informal learning is important. In the current issue of Chief Learning Officer , IDG’s Cushing Anderson reports that these CLOs think “informal learning deserves more attention because it reflects the real world outside the classroom and knowledge that is more applicable to tasks.” (It’s number one on the list.) On Air.
Inspiring E-Learning Quotes from the Great Masters
NOVEMBER 9, 2014
This changes with mobile. ” – Geoff Stead (From our interview with him). “ You can see an evident shift from formal curriculum-based learning to informal just-in-time learning, and this is just the beginning! ” – Pooja Jaisingh (From our interview with her). “ The future of e-Learning is wide open! Allen, CEO, Allen Interactions. THE JOURNEY: Where is e-learning heading? Spark a ‘debate’.
GE TV: Elliott Masie on the Future of Learning Technologies
AUGUST 10, 2016
The one and only Elliott Masie stopped by to share his wealth of expertise with all of your lucky viewers! He heads up The MASIE Center , a think tank focused on supporting learning and knowledge within the workforce. Watch this interview to find out: The most exciting areas of research at The MASIE Learning LAB. The fantastic Elliott Masie is joining us. It’s powerful.
Somewhere Over the Rainbow – Reflecting on Learning 2016
OCTOBER 28, 2016
Rather, they sit alongside Elliott Masie for an informal interview that explores their background, work and personal experiences with learning. I was already a fan of Anderson’s and found his conversation super interesting. In his informed opinion and as supported by a variety of metrics, the world is a better place than ever before. Access Impacts Perception. Probably not.
Free Podcast Featuring e-Learning Expert Elliott Masie Released
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
Helpful Information. -->. Free Podcast Featuring e-Learning Expert Elliott Masie Released. Lectora® e-Learning software releases a free podcast featuring renowned futurist, analyst and researcher in the e-Learning industry, Elliott Masie. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Community Forum. Products. Authoring Tools. ReviewLink.
The Transformative Journey of Corporate MOOCs
OCTOBER 18, 2014
Learning 2014 : Elliot Masie is hosting a MOOCs & Corporate Learning Symposium at Learning 2014 – to be held in Orlando, Florida from Oct 26 to 29. The key speakers of this event include Sir Ken Robinson who will also be interviewed by Elliott Masie on the topic ‘The Learning Revolution’. How are the MOOC designs evolving? How will MOOCs evolve further? Predictions/Surveys.
Walking to Work or Carrying Your Lunch? Putting Content Into Context. Part I.
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
They want what they want, when they want it, and how they want it. We no longer live in a world of blind obedience. We no longer need to memorize and just “know” pieces of information. We need to understand the process, but we do not need to memorize what we know how to access. This is where informal learning and performer support absolutely shine. Never. Beautiful. Steps.
Future of Employee Learning
The Peformance Improvement
APRIL 18, 2013
This is what Elliott Masie, Founder & President of The MASIE Center, said this week at the beginning of his Keynote session at the Human Capital Media Symposium for Chief Learning Officer. Masie went on to talk about trends that have the potential for changing the field dramatically. We have the technology now to individualize both the push and pull of information.
Support Elliott Masie's War on Frivolous LMS Trademarks
Will at Work Learning
MAY 9, 2013
I urge you to support Elliott Masie''s war on frivolous LMS Trademarks. Learning Organization Information System (LOIS),” by KnowledgeSoft, Inc. Continuous Learning System (CLS),” by AT&T Global Information Solutions International, Inc. Here''s what Elliott wrote in his newsletter: Help! Defend Learning Field from Patent Suit! The learning "patent trolls" are at it again. And, their strategy, which has worked, is to sue a company - get the discovery and legal costs up and up, and finally settle for a fee and stock shares. Etude,” by Gerald Hollingsworth and GPU, Inc.
Will at Work Learning: Elliott Masies LMS Wish List
Will at Work Learning
FEBRUARY 15, 2008
Main | What Work-Learning Audit Reveals » Friday, 15 February 2008 Elliott Masies LMS Wish List Elliott Masie came up with a great and very insightful wish list for LMSs. It should be a place for storing, tracking and updating information on people’s competencies. However, it should also include other ad hoc interventions, such as placements, informal mentoring, attending meetings and so on. " They missed the point that the LMS sets up obstacles to getting to the information that the learner needs to do his or her job. Click here to access it.
Learning Escape Room
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
This was a good reminder that while activity alone can be highly engaging it can also require direct explanation to point out how it’s informative. It was one of the activities at the Learning 2016 conference, hosted by the Masie Center. You’re locked in a room with a handful of people, often strangers. That’s the premise behind escape rooms. found out. All that mattered was “Escape.”
Principles for Creating a Successful Virtual Reality Learning Experience
JANUARY 7, 2017
An ideal Virtual Reality (VR) learning experience should be designed to create engaging interactions that help the learner assimilate new information, ideas and concepts resulting in the acquisition of new skills transferable skills. Good examples and overall design strategies are outlined in a new, free online publication by the Masie Group called VR Learn: Virtual Reality and Learning.
Agile Learner; Agile Leader
The Peformance Improvement
APRIL 26, 2013
I have to admit that prior to hearing Elliott Masie talk about “learning agility” last week at the virtual Human Captial Media Symposium for CLOs , the concept was not on my radar. One has to do with openness to experience, another has to do with adaptability to change, and a third has to do with the range of methods one uses to acquire new information and abilities. Related articles.
Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning
FEBRUARY 24, 2012
quick Google search turns up lots of interesting information about the topic. Elliott Masie’s Learning Consortium defines mobile learning quite broadly: “We define mobile learning… as all ‘knowledge in the hand.’ It includes the use of mobile/handheld devices to perform any of the following: Deliver education/learning. Informal. million in 2010. billion by 2015. Techno-centric!
My evolving learning journey
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
Or leaks private information? attended ASTD, eLearning, Online Learning, Elliott Masie’s TechLearn, Training, ISPI (then NSPI), and many others. In the early 2000s, Elliott Masie’s TechLearn (he came up with the name; ASTD’s TechKnowledge shamelessly ripped it off) was a fertile field for networking and sampling new concepts. Informal Learning Meta-Learning
Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs
APRIL 15, 2010
To keep up with the happenings, trends, innovations, and other information on LMS and to ensure our teams at Upside involved in core LMS development, client implementations, client support and Innovation team are in tune with the industry we follow a host of blogs that focus specifically on LMS, learning technology, and related topics. Elliott Masie’s Learning Trends. Cheers!
13 Best eLearning Quotes
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
Designing an experience “The most important principle for designing lively eLearning is to see eLearning design not as information design but as designing an experience.” – Cathy Moore 5. So, let’s drop the “e” – or at least give it a new and wider definition.” – Elliot Masie 9. ” – Elliot Masie 10. They are both effective and affective in nature.
2015 Reflections on Games and Gamification for Learning
JANUARY 4, 2016
Additionally, my speaking at Masie’s Learning2015 also highlights the fact that gamification is reaching into the minds of Chief Learning Officers and other high level executives in the learning and development arena. Books: Visit www.karlkapp.com for more information on gamification and learning. billion USD by 2018. billion in 2018. billion by 2018. Final Thoughts. Resources.
ATD International Conference and Expo 2015: Will you be there?
MAY 14, 2015
From the Hole in the Wall experiment in Delhi, where he demonstrated how just by having access to a PC connected to the Internet, the children from the slums taught themselves how to use the computer and gather information, to the School in the Cloud and the Granny Cloud , Sugata Mitra has been very outspoken about the importance of the freedom to explore and self manage learning.
Top 25 websites for elearning tips
JULY 21, 2016
Elliott Masie’s Learning TRENDS. Elliott Masie’s Learning TRENDS. This web version of Elliott Masie’s Learning Trends newsletter is published every week and features interesting learning-related news and updates. If you’re looking for reliable information on anything to do with games in learning then it’s one of the first places you should look. Bozarthzone. Cathy Moore.
Presenting Next Week – Why Your Brain Loves Video Games
APRIL 5, 2011
All the relevant information is here: [link] and it’s FREE (who doesn’t love free?). And for MN PACT folks, I’ll be the May speaker there next month , in between Tom Kuhlman in April and Elliot Masie in June, which is pretty heady company
10 Awesome eLearning Quotes
APRIL 28, 2015
The most important principle for designing lively eLearning is to see eLearning design not as information design but as designing an experience.” – Cathy Moore, speaker, writer, and creator of the action mapping process for designing training (Self-employed) . 5. So, let’s drop the “e” – or at least give it a new and wider definition.” – Elliot Masie, producer, author, and e-learning expert (Masie Center and Masie Productions) . 9. eLearning educators are blazing a trail in this digital age. Here are 10 powerful quotes about eLearning: . 1.
Favorite 2009 posts on Informal Learning Blog
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
DECEMBER 29, 2009
Here are the most popular posts on the Informal Learning Blog in 2009. Business Impact of Social and Informal Learning. T o implement social/informal learning infrastructure projects, learning and development professionals need to shift their focus from learning to earning. Power of informal learning in developing managers. Tags: Informal Learning company.
Conferences can be better, a whole lot better
JULY 29, 2015
As in the workplace, informal learning at conferences has more impact than formal learning. Attendance at the events I examined (eLearning Guild, Masie, Training, ATD, Learning & Technology, Educa) is rising. The conference business is booming yet every participant has some major gripe about the way conferences are run. We all think we know better. It goes with the territory.
Discussing the ASTD Handbook, eLearning, and Published Expertise with Elaine Biech
AUGUST 4, 2014
Reading up on a topic in a handbook article written by an expert can only better prepare you to hunt down (and properly digest) whatever granular information you ultimately need to find. Elaine Biech (EB): Every profession should have a body of knowledge—some go-to reference that its members can use as a starting point for tapping into content and information. Enjoy. Authoritative.
The principles of learning
JULY 7, 2013
Yesterday I came upon a 13-year old cassette recording of Peter Henschel, executive director of the Institute for Research on Learning , speaking to a breakout session at Elliott Masie’s TechLearn conference. It’s always informal. Technology is a key support for informal communities. Design the environment to support informal learning. It holds up damn well today.
So many learning style tests, so little time.
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
MAY 31, 2011
It's commonly believed that most people favor some particular method of interacting with, taking in, and processing stimuli or information. But other psychologists and neuroscientists have questioned the scientific basis for some learning style theories (nb: learning may be broader than just processing stimuli or information). How do you notice differences in learning styles?
The Transfer of Learning from the Course to the Desk: 6 Keys to Success
NOVEMBER 14, 2013
Elliott Masie, CEO, The MASIE Center’s Learning CONSORTIUM. Let them see how the new information connects to their prior knowledge. They can, for instance, apply a solution or skill learned during their training on the job. 6) Help Students Retain Crucial Information. Help them remember new information through mnemonic devices. The workplace environment.
Learning 2013 Recap: Hillary Clinton, Broadway Stars and Trekkies, Oh My!
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
Earlier this week, I had the privilege of attending Elliott Masie’s Learning 2013 conference in Orlando, Florida. The Masie Center has a reputation for quality events with a bit of a dramatic flair, and Learning 2013 did not disappoint. Others were more subtle and arose more from informal discussions outside of the conference sessions. Session Highlights. Conference Themes.
Here Come the MOOCs
JANUARY 24, 2014
“That’s an important topic for every CLO to look at,” said Elliott Masie, CEO and founder of The Masie Center, a learning and development advisory. Masie said MOOCs’ first O, for open, is another core principle, and could mean a few different things to learning executives. Perhaps a video course for employees at Allstate Insurance is also available for those at Farmers Insurance, Masie said. The second O in MOOC, for online, is something Masie said learning professionals should already be taking advantage of. and Google Inc. Yahoo Inc.