E-Learning = Innovation = Science
JUNE 10, 2014
Regardless of the specific technology or pedagogy discussed by the panellists, the overarching advice provided by each one was to give it a go and see what happens. In other words, e-learning is innovation. For all of us then, viewing e-learning through the lens of innovation offers us a crucial advantage: it reframes failure. Beyond innovation, e-learning is science.
Influence, Innovation, Inspiration
AUGUST 7, 2015
This is a tribute post that is aimed at recognizing the need to follow the paths they have both tread, to kindle and nurture the spirit to pursue ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking and innovation – two key elements of these inspirational figures! Who can deny that he was the man at the forefront of disruptive innovation! Jobs made technology relevant to humans. Remember October 5, 2011?
Excellence in Technology Innovation
DECEMBER 5, 2016
Recognizes vendors that have rolled out an innovative learning technology for a client such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, apps, video, social collaboration toolsor games and simulations. Cochlear, a global company that produces hearing-implant technology, needed to strengthen its leadership team. Learning in Practice Awards 2016. Intrepid Learning, Inc.
How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces
JULY 7, 2014
THE QUOTE: “ Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. ” – Clark Quinn (Learning Technology Strategist). THE JOURNEY: Innovation is driving today’s businesses and workplaces around the world. And, ‘learning at the speed of need’ is the most significant factor that helps power up innovation. What are the results? Books.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
well for you – which projects have succeeded, and what new technology have you. our respondents say technology adds. for one or both of these new technologies. new technology – something aligned to. And it’s not just about the technology. – drive productivity, growth and innovation. to adopting new technology in their. implementation of technology.
How to Build a Learning and Innovation Performance Lab
NOVEMBER 14, 2016
Few industries can keep theory and practice as proximate and immediate as learning, and treating everyday needs as an opportunity to experiment can lead to better results and innovation. But smaller ideas also can provide opportunities for innovation. Leverage technologies — what already exists and what is easily available. It also can become an obstacle to innovation.
Excellence in Technology Innovation
NOVEMBER 21, 2016
Cochlear, a global company that produces hearing-implant technology, needed to strengthen its leadership team. LEAP was designed to develop a more agile, collaborative and innovative skill set in leaders. Tags: Learning In Practice Awards The post Excellence in Technology Innovation appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. Intrepid Learning, Inc.
Learning with e's
MARCH 14, 2014
I love to visit innovative schools to talk to children and teachers about how they use technology, and Taupaki School fits that description. I was impressed by some of the year 8 children who were very keen to show me what they were learning using a variety of technologies and applications. They also had a class blog that is part of the global Quadblogging Project.
5 Emerging Trends in Education Technology
JUNE 30, 2016
As innovators in the education space, we keep an eye on emerging trends, terms, and technology in the industry. Here are some of the top education technology trends that have been on our radar recently! education technology eLearning trendsVirtual Reality. Virtual realities can take history and science lessons to the next level!
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
improve their performance through learning and technology. learning and technology. customer service and innovation. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. achieve their goals by making sure their. employees have the knowledge and skills. they need to succeed. Our experience. managers. What’s.
Presidential Thoughts on Innovation and Technology
AUGUST 28, 2008
Gordon Synder of Gordon's Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) Blog has a great post titled Obama on Technology and Innovation where Gordon summarizes Obama's policy. If you don't like my summary, you can read the whole thing at John McCain's Technology page at his web site. Make Sure that All Citizens Can Participate In The Technology Revolution.
Innovation In Induction Training: A Case Study
FEBRUARY 28, 2016
G-Cube created an innovative technology-aided training program for them which aimed at reaching out to learners in an interactive manner. Induction programs are an integral part of the corporate world. Background: A Client of G-Cube – a leading Finance company with 7 lines of businesses and 5.5 million customers has a talent pool of about 15,000 committed employees. Benefits.
How to Successfully Innovate Today
JANUARY 24, 2017
The answer lies in those organizations’ ability to innovate. As Gary Hamel, Wall Street Journal bestselling author and innovation guru, puts it: “Innovation is enormously important. And executives know this; 84% of them believe that innovation is key to their growth strategy. Indeed, only 6% of executives are satisfied with innovation performance. McKinsey, 2015).
The Most PROVOCATIVE Shout-Outs From Today’s Learning Innovators
MAY 15, 2015
INTRODUCTION: We are in the age of learning revolution or innovation. What we need is creative thinking that will churn out innovative solutions that will address the unique challenges of today’s creative economy (challenges that are very different from the ones posed by the industrial economy we have been addressing so far). ” — Gene Levinson. Thinking out-of-the-box.
Learn, Adapt, Innovate
The Peformance Improvement
SEPTEMBER 6, 2014
The culture of traditional, hierarchical organizations does not allow for the scope and speed of learning, adaptation, and innovation that is needed to compete and be successful in today’s environment. It often requires genuinely innovative thrusts: new missions, new goals, new products and services, new ways of getting things done, and even new values and assumptions.
Six Ways Innovation is Stifled in the Learning Field
DECEMBER 2, 2014
To have break through innovation in the field of learning and development, we must first think about how innovation is stifled in the field. They will never drive innovation. One thing I try to do in my conference presentations is to model what I think is effective and innovative learning designs. The big ideas lead to innovation, not the nit picky details.
Technology can get obsolete but learning cannot
JANUARY 13, 2016
Sony, Samsung, Dell, and Intel are some leading global brands that are recognized as trend-setters when it comes to the world of technology and consumer electronics. Consider this – how about an application-integrated refrigerator with in-built smart technology that allows the ‘owners’ or ‘users’ of the product to find out the list of grocery items to buy if they forget while at store!
Wearable Technology For Learning
MAY 12, 2015
If you are thinking that mobile devices are the most happening technological advancements that are bridging gaps and proliferating growth, think again. Wearable devices with their compact sizes and advanced learning capabilities are taking over the world of technology by a storm. With every new technology emerges a challenge that paves way for the next new innovation.
MOOCs: Forging Diversity and Innovation
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
And as we have been seeing time and again, diversity is the cornerstone of innovation. Here’s an illuminating article by Scott Page called Diversity Powers Innovation. Yet the key to innovation, in economic terms, resides inside the heads of people, the more diverse the better.” Unless we consider the access to technology or lack thereof as a filter, which it of course is.
The Race between Learning and Technology
Your Training Edge
APRIL 5, 2016
Well, this post is going to be quite significant since it discusses an ever popular buzz comparing the learning with technology. Well, to be honest, I would first be starting with technology as a compliment for learning, since being a trainer I witnessed a number of technologies since last decades that just transformed the training and development industry. 1] [link]. 
Help Bring Innovation to the Classroom
JANUARY 28, 2015
Recently, I’ve undertaken a venture to help bring educational innovation to the classroom. I have been working on a project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to create an innovative curriculum to provide a way to get kids interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) through a story-based curriculum. BUT WE NEED YOUR HELP. Out and About
The first technology
Learning with e's
JULY 15, 2015
I have been working in the field of learning technologies for almost 40 years. In fact my specialism never ceases to amaze me, because there is always something new to learn, some new technology, app or software tool that is emerging, or some new theory or model that is being proposed. The first technology for me has always been language. All other technologies derive from it.
The Innovation Award
DECEMBER 5, 2016
For learning executives who have marshaled resources and applied innovative practices, processes. and/or technologies in a new and groundbreaking way to address a significant business or organizational opportunity. Sometimes all it takes to spark transformational innovation is a single person’s idea. Chris Bartlett, Director of Learning Resources, FMC Technologies .
Accelerating Innovation in eLearning
SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
We’re thrilled to be growing in Portland, a hotbed for startups and innovation and bring to market new, innovative training technologies like Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality (AR/VR). At OpenSesame, we’ve been working to make enterprise elearning easier. With our mobile optimized courses, employees can learn at their own pace in the field, overseas, or on the go.
How Technology Solutions Made Learning Process Easy
MAY 5, 2016
It is as if the technology wave that we are witnessing is what is determining the learning path. While technology obsolescence is not within control, some factors that are perceptibly constant are the following: agility, the ability to change or to be nimble, the willingness to adapt and,of course,the pace and quest for learning and growing. What you think and what you learn matters!
Is technology eliminating the Learning & Development role in corporations?
Your Training Edge
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
You must have seen in many of the previous posts by yourtrainingedge.com  the revolutions taking place in corporate learning and development brought about advancement in technology. And the great thing is that most of the newer technologies being launched in this regard are increasingly cost effective as well. Let’s explore this debate here. Firstly, it is affecting the jobs.
Two innovations that have changed learning forever
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
Earlier today in an interview for Sponge UK , I was asked the question: During your career in educational technology, what single innovation do you consider the most important? On the face of it, this could be quite a difficult question to answer, simply because I have been involved in the study of educational technology since 1976, almost 40 years. Unported License.
OCTOBER 1, 2011
Our Technology School are exhibiting at the Excel Conference Center WorldSkills London 2011 05 from Oct 2011 to 08 Oct 2011, so for that alone, I would certainly recommend getting along for a visit in this coming week, I should be there myself on Friday, and really looking forward to it. I ran through a few of the broader possibilities, which I must say seemd to all go down very well.
Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013
AUGUST 14, 2013
“Disruptors are innovators, but not all innovators are disruptors — in the same way that a square is a rectangle but not all rectangles are squares. e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY. ” ~ Forbes Magazine. BIG DATA.
New Technologies Making MOOCs Even Better
Your Training Edge
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
As more institutions have experimented with them, and more research has been done about how to improve online learning, new pedagogical approaches and technologies have come on the scene. This post examines a few of the innovative new technologies that are helping MOOCs evolve into powerful active, collaborative, and immersive learning experiences. And the critics were right.
Social Technology, Community Management & Organizational Development
AUGUST 6, 2015
The diagram below by Dion Hinchcliffe is a succinct illustration of how digital technology has been and will continue to play a key role in bringing about this change. The diagram traces the evolution of different social technology and their potential to enforce and enable a deep change in how organizations function and their structure. And this happened around 2000. Scary?
How Technology is Shaping the Future of Education
APRIL 21, 2016
Technology has done a fantastic job of taking daily tasks and making them more efficient. With technology we can do almost anything, instantly! Whether it’s an email, text message or e-course, technology let’s us do whatever, whenever. There are many forms of technology that are used in today’s classrooms. News benefits of elearning elearning technology adoption
Creativity and Innovation in Training
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
Our recent Lectora® Unscripted session on Ideas and Innovation in Training was so popular that we decided to delve a little deeper into some of the resources that Simon Birt and Lee Kitchen shared. The Toybox workshop is an internal Disney Parks interactive and immersive two-day training experience that focuses on Creative Problem Solving for Innovation and Creativity. What If!’’s
Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog
APRIL 21, 2011
We are moving, albeit in fits and starts, from traditional learning environments, where curriculum are essentially assigned to learners, to more collaborative and innovative environments where learners can self-direct their learning and participate in communities of passion. Now let’s say your company opens up the training and learning environments to innovation and collaboration.
Hospitality Industry and E-Learning Technologies – Some Experiences and Insights
JULY 24, 2015
Adoption of e-learning technologies provides a definite competitive advantage for businesses today in all the leading industries of the world. It is now clear that implementing e-learning technology offers learning at lower costs compared to the traditional training methods with the additional promise of higher productivity. contact-form-7]. e-Learning
Why can’t organizations learn and innovate fast enough?
JANUARY 19, 2017
We’re living in the era of acceleration, and technology is the main driver. Technology has changed the way we communicate, shop, find a parking space, do our banking, date, exercise, learn… you name it. And the technological advancements from the last one or two years are more numerous and carry a greater impact on our lives than those from the last 10 to 15 years.