#skillsoft Perspectives 2013 - other stuff
In the Middle of the Curve
MAY 14, 2013
The Active Network guys offered an iPhone app that provides a design example of what they did and gives links to their materials. Found myself half-hoping that SkillSoft would partner with these guys to improve the ILT registration experience. -- I plan for my evening to be chill. The other sessions I attended focused on talent development. To be clear - my job centers around IT training. I am not directly responsible for developing talent. liked their first go at an interactive map. link] They also give away patches and blankets. Be curious to see how that would go over.
#skillsoftp11 SkillSoft Mobile Strategy
In the Middle of the Curve
MAY 11, 2011
Presentation: What Comes Next: Mobile Presenter: Pam Boiros, Tim Hildreth, SkillSoft Mobile Challenges - Multiple platforms – - Speed of technology change / no standardization - Speed – lack of bandwidth - Security - variable - Economics – can assume access to PC. Future thoughts - SkillSoft content – not viable until tablets hit the market. Can’t assume access to mobile device. Moving away from apps. Can find and put in MyPlan for later] 3rd party LMSs – still tricky space. Mobile accessibility dependent upon which one you are using. Phones too small for courses. In organization?
iPad for eLearning
MARCH 18, 2011
SkillSoft iPads Make Smarter Salespeople - JPL Learning Technology Trends To Watch In 2011 - the eLearning Coach Growing Up Digitally: The iPad As a Learning Device - Technologizer Free educational apps for the Apple iPad - Examiner Create iPad Stories with StoryPatch - Moving at the Speed of Creativity Learning Trends - Where will they lead in 2011? Why iPad was created? Come on guys.
Seven Things I Learned This Year
DECEMBER 14, 2010
iPad (and iPhone) are Much More Useful Than I Expected I didn’t actually think that I would care about the iPad except as a tool for training and performance support in environments like retail and restaurants where it’s always been an issue having access to machines. And slowly it’s got me to try more applications and then those applications expand off to my iPhone. And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. A lot of it is thinking through where my thinking has changed over the course of the year. Marketplace LMS solutions don’t quite fit.
Top 10 LMS Forecasts for 2015
JANUARY 5, 2015
Thus, a native app for iOS, is an app specifically for iPad, iPhone, iWhatever and will not work with you using say a Droid device (Android). There are already some vendors doing this – eLogic Learning includes close to 130 courses, when you buy their system, Docebo includes some courses with their platform, SumTotal does too (since being acquired by Skillsoft), and there are others as well. Welcome to the new year, which means a lot of people telling you, “Happy New Year”, so rather, I will say, “Greetings and salutations. Calculations. The Forecasts.
Seeking Apples and Amazons in the Learning Content Market
Learning on the Leading Edge
AUGUST 3, 2012
In the case of Apple, of course, there are a number of areas to point to, including success as an online aggregator (iTunes) and top-quality, innovative products (iPod, iPhone, iPad). And he points to the fact that lynda.com offers an app for both the iPhone and iPad, which fully plays and tracks all of its courses. But, when you want a vendor that has a large library which is professionally developed, it has become harder to find companies other than SkillSoft that can afford to innovate in new areas." So, how does this relate to the learning content market?
My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap
DECEMBER 31, 2012
Brainshark, Plateau/SF/SAP, Saba, Skillsoft) who suggest the mobile web app approach is superior to the native app approach have simply not made the necessary investments required in building the right teams and selecting the proper tools and methods that meet contemporary mobile learner and more general business app mobility expectations. Here’s the analysis of how it all played out.
#skillsoftp11 The SkillPort Roadmap
In the Middle of the Curve
MAY 10, 2011
Presentation: The SkillPort Roadmap Presenter: Stephanie Pyle, SkillSoft - Over 2000 customers and 7 million end users - Now in Market Leader bracket - One of largest deployments of LMS in world A focus on building highly requested functionality while focusing on simplicity of implementation SaaS Platform – hosted and managed for you. I asked permission to blog this one on the off chance they are giving away company secrets. Thank you Stephanie. My cousin was kind enough to come to my room and provide medication and a bit of moral support. rockin' evening is on tap tonight. Completion.
Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz
eLearning Learning Posts
MAY 3, 2010
Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0 - eLearning Technology , April 7, 2010 With the recent launch of InGenius by SkillSoft, I believe it’s time again to raise a pretty important question: Where do Social Learning Tools belong? Mobile Learning on the iPhone - Getting Started by Paul Clothier - Learning Solutions Magazine , April 19, 2010 “How to make e-Learning that plays on tiny screens?” are key questions in designing mLearning content for smart phones in general, and for the iPhone in particular. Apple’s iPhone OS 4.0: April 2010.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Brand Name Recognition?
MAY 20, 2009
used to pitch up against some of the "big guys" -- NetG, SkillSoft -- who do some custom development, but the clients would choose our small shop because we provided better customer service. ASTD TechKnowledge 2010 #tk10 ▼ 2009 (87) ► December (6) ► November (11) ► October (10) ► September (7) ► August (4) ► July (5) ► June (6) ▼ May (10) Join Me at ASTD ICE June 1&2 iPhone and the End of All Boundaries eLearning on Alltop eLearning Brand Name Recognition? Wednesday, May 20, 2009 eLearning Brand Name Recognition? eLearnin.