eLearning Learning in Partnership with Training Magazine Network
SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
eLearning Learning and Training Magazine Network have partnered to bring together the extensive content from eLearning Learning and the community offerings from Training Magazine Network to form the largest eLearning site on the Web. You can now see eLearning Learning content featured on the Training Magazine Network site and through its newsletters. head over there now. Web 2.0
Free #eLearning magazines to follow with interest
JULY 28, 2011
This week the Learning Solutions magazine published an article I wrote on MOOCs as a new eLearning frontier. As I was writing the article, I suddenly noticed I had not mentioned my two favorite free and inspiring accessible, online eLearning magazines: Learning Solutions magazine , eLearn magazine. The magazine is linked to the eLearning Guild.
Games Article Published in Online Training Magazine
DECEMBER 7, 2011
Here is a link to an article by Margery Weinstein with an interview from me and great additional pieces and interviews with James Sharpe, senior vice president, Strategic Solutions, PDI Ninth House and Chris Musselwhite, Sue Kennedy, and Sue Probst of Discovery Learning Inc. In the article, Get Your Head in the Game, I discuss how there are two expectations of games for learning these days. One is based on the mega-realistic games like Halo and the Uncharted Series (realistic in visual quality and character movement…not in storyline or actual events). Check out the entire article here.
Check Out Enspire in Training Magazine
SEPTEMBER 27, 2012
Enspire has a featured case study of our work with Medtronic in the special section of “Games and Simulations” in latest issue of Training Magazine. Blog Thoughts on Learning case study Executive Challenge games Medtronic simulation Training MagazineThe medical technology provider used Executive Challenge to prepare high potentials for taking on leadership roles.
5 Unknown Ways You're Wasting Your Training Budget
Training” in Learning Solutions Magazine, Art Kohn discusses the research behind why so many. Magazine, “in our attempt to measure learning, we've created binary models that do little except. survey of over 330 CLOs for Chief Learning Officer magazine, 75% of respondents said that they only use simple reporting. WHITE PAPER 5 Unknown Ways. You’re Wasting Your. practices. issue.
Top 10 Learning Solutions Magazine Articles in 2014 by Bill Brandon
Learning Solutions Magazine
JANUARY 6, 2015
While there are perennial topics that readers of Learning Solutions Magazine are always interested in (authoring tools, video, LMS, etc.), it is the list of most-read articles that tells us where the practice is heading. The top 10 most-read articles of 2014. provide some interesting insights. Emerging Topics Instructional Design Professional Development Training Strategies
Online Presentation for ELearning! Magazine
MAY 7, 2008
Magazine on their registration page. Join me on Tuesday May 13, 2008 for an online presentation titled Increasing Learner performance Through Interactivity. The time is 10:00 AM PST which is 1:00 EST. The presentation description: Designing engaging interactive instruction can help learners increase knowledge and performance. Learn how to use instructional strategies to develop interactive exercises and activities that support on-the-job performance. Review five key design strategies that encourage interactivity. You can register at ELearning!
Training Magazine Network WebCast Recap: Creating the Mobile Virtual Classroom
JULY 14, 2015
Training Magazine Network kindly invited me to present Creating the Mobile Virtual Classroom for their audience on June 23, 2015. The event was a huge success - attendance was high and interactivity was off the charts thanks to the wonderful promotion by Training Magazine Network. We had many of our "regular" InSync BYTE attendees participate as well which is always great.
Training Magazine Network Now Bringing You eLearning Learning
SEPTEMBER 12, 2012
We get to finally announce that eLearning Learning has partnered with Training Magazine Network. The bigger change is described by Ray Jimenez, CEO of Training Magazine Network, a fellow blogger and likely someone many of you know. I'm really excited today. When you visit the eLearning Learning site, you probably won't notice that much different. You see a new logo.
Gamification, Sales Training in Learning Solutions Magazine
SEPTEMBER 4, 2013
Image © Learning Solutions Magazine. has written a two part series on games and gamification for Learning Solutions Magazine. BLP News game based learning gamification Knowledge Guru Learning Research case study learning solutions magazine research Dr. Karl Kapp, Ed.D The series focuses on case studies that show the efficacy of games and gamification in business situations.
Training Magazine Closes and Now, it appears, So Do the Conferences
FEBRUARY 24, 2010
Just got this in an email: Regrettably, we have some unfortunate news to share with you: The Nielsen Company has made the decision to cease operation of Training magazine and Training magazine Events effective February 26. This will also be our last day with the company. For those of you scheduled to present at our upcoming Training Leadership Summit, we hope that a buyer will step in to continue the brand and that the Summit will go on as planned. You will be notified as soon as we have word. It has been a privilege working with you and we wish you continued success.
Day 1 Highlights: Training Magazine 2015 Online Learning Conference
OCTOBER 6, 2015
Greetings from Denver
Day 2 Highlights: Training Magazine 2015 Online Learning Conference
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Yesterday, the Training Magazine 2015 Online Learning Conference (OLC) included a day full of learning and networking. participated in informative and hands-on sessions,attended the conference networking night at Howl at the Moon, and interviewed Kevin Thorn, President of Nuggethead Studioz. I’m excited to share all of that with you in this post
Wrote about Storytelling for eLearn Magazine
OCTOBER 23, 2011
And since it seems that many of you share that interest, I wanted to let you know that I was recently invited to write an article on the topic for eLearn Magazine. By Shelley A. Gable. Although teaching through telling stories is as old as the human race, storytelling as a learning technique is receiving renewed attention in the training industry. As an instructional designer, I’m among those who have zoomed in on storytelling. Because of that, several posts on this blog explore how storytelling benefits learning and how to design stories into eLearning. Cheers!
A Grand New Magazine
DECEMBER 20, 2008
I'm old enough to be a grandparent and I spend a lot of time with a special 1-year old so it shouldn't surprise me so much that I'm enjoying the website for a new magazine, GRAND. It's described as the magazine that celebrates the vital role and lifestyle of today's young
Creating your personal iOS and Android Magazine: Silicon Lakeshore!
MAY 10, 2013
With yesterday's Flipboard app upgrade, it is relatively easy to create a curated magazine. Flipboard magazine allows a narrow focus. Assuming you are curious, here is how the Flipboard magazine process works. The first few screenshots show my own magazine, Silicon Lakeshore (Technology with an outdoorsy twist from the shores of Lake Superior.), Metrics!
Recap: Training Magazine’s 2016 Conference
MARCH 8, 2016
Recently, we had the privilege of sponsoring and attending Training Magazine’s 2016 Conference in Orlando, Florida. This event brings industry thought leaders and practitioners together to learn from one another, collaborate to find solutions to common challenges, and celebrate our successes. The wisdom gained is worth sharing beyond the conference. Conferences
Day 3 Highlights: Training Magazine's 2015 Online Learning Conference
OCTOBER 9, 2015
Training Magazine’s 2015 Online Learning Conference (OLC) has come to a close. While yesterday was a short day for many attendees due to travel, the wisdom imparted by session presenters was no less impactful. Conferences
Selfie number 2
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 4, 2015
He had already founded MIT's Media Lab , and was well on the way to making sure Wired Magazine would become a must read for the tech savvy (I remain a subscriber). Being Digital education learning MIT Media Lab Nic Negroponte OLPC selfie Technology Wired MagazinePrevious selfie posts can also be viewed on this blog. In other words, the world was going digital. Unported License.
Learning Solutions Magazine Goes Mobile by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
MARCH 6, 2012
Learning Solutions Magazine has launched its new Mobile version, making the publication more accessible on mobile devices, particularly on phones. Future Trends Interface Design Media
The Training 2016 Conference Backchannel: Curated Resources #trgconf
FEBRUARY 15, 2016
Curated Backchannels Training Conference Training MagazineThis post curates resources shared via the backchannel of the Training 2016 Conference and Expo being held February 15-17 in Orlando. I am a huge proponent of backchannel learning. There are many conferences I would love to be able to attend, but most people can only accommodate one or two each year. The backchannel is an excellent resource for learning from a conference or event, even if you are unable to attend in-person. Sharing these collections on this blog has shown that others find value in the collections as well. Agenda.
How to Integrate Product Knowledge Into Your Launch Curriculum
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Leanne Batchelder and myself partnered with Training Magazine to present a webinar on product launch learning solutions. Blended Learning Curriculum Design Product Launch Training blended learning curriculum design product launch training magazine It’s here! The time has come! Your company’s new product is about to launch and it’s time for the launch event. Reps
“Finding a Place for Twitter in Higher Education” eLearn Magazine
Dont Waste Your Time
MAY 26, 2010
I received the email newsletter from eLearn Magazine earlier this week and was interested in the lead article: “ Finding a Place for Twitter in Higher Education “ The article makes some interesting points so please read the original on the link above, but I want to comment on just a couple of them; “Twitter has various educational uses in both developing countries and more developed ones. But the real tipping point for Twitter in education will only come if teachers can manage to add Twitter to their arsenal of teaching tools. The question is can they do it?. Web 2.
Turning Words Into Swords
JUNE 13, 2013
He wrote, “Reading a copy of GOOD provokes both inspiration and inferiority… While I like to think of myself as doing good, when I am confronted by a cadre of folks doing magazine-layout-worthy good, I am at once motivated and paralyzed.” ” I end here with Rushkoff’s close, both prescriptive to the magazine’s GOOD and our own. Drop me a line.
The Democratization of Learning
JUNE 12, 2011
Terrence Wing of Learning Solutions Magazine writes about this idea in an article entitled App Fusion: Learner Analysis 2.0. He states: The process of boxing our future learners into a demographic profile remains common practice. Learning Solutions Magazine marketing Reddit social analytics social learning social media Terrence WingBut how do instructional designers learn?
Highlights From Day One of the Spring 2011 Chief Learning Officer Magazine Symposium
MARCH 29, 2011
Day one of the Spring 2011 Chief Learning Officer magazine Symposium kicked off here at the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island, Amelia Island, Fla., To follow news on the Spring 2011 Chief Learning Officer magazine Symposium as it occurs, go on Twitter and follow CLOmedia and search for #closym. What are your thoughts on the first day of the Spring 2011 Chief Learning Officer magazine Symposium? with some compelling insights on social media and how it is impacting learning in business today. The lower ranks, meanwhile, are left to their own devices, leading them to “hack work.”.
2014 - the year of the wearable?
Learning with e's
DECEMBER 20, 2013
In the January 2014 issue of Wired Magazine , he argues that whilst the last decade has been about smart mobile technologies, the next decade will be about wearable computing. 2014 Ben Hammersley embedded technology Gerd Leonhard Google Glass mind extension wearable computer Wired Magazine Wearable computing is just one small step up from mobile technology. think not.
LMS customization? Yup, we do that — but only if you want us to.
MARCH 5, 2015
The March 2015 edition of Chief Learning Officer magazine has just been published and contains an informative feature on CLO-vendor partnerships. To visit the Chief Learning Office magazine website visit: CLOMedia. Blog Chief Learning Officer Magazine CLO Magazine customization GeoTalent GeoTalent content learning management system LMS LMS customizationsPhoto: U.S.
Why You Should Subscribe to Learning Solutions Magazine Today! by Bill Brandon
Learning Solutions Magazine
AUGUST 19, 2014
Learning Solutions Magazine is a free, organized island of useful professional. Content—text, video, images, audio, links, blogs, websites—is everything on the web, including eLearning. This mass of content contains much that is useful to you professionally (when you can find it), and much. that is frankly pretty sketchy. information in this sea, and you should subscribe to it! Here’s why. Emerging Topics Getting Started Management Professional Development Training Strategies
Marc My Words: Farewell, Training Magazine by Marc J. Rosenberg
Learning Solutions Magazine
APRIL 20, 2010
Training Magazine made important contributions to our field. In the ‘80s and ‘90s, its editors, Jack Gordon, Chris Lee, and others, and contributors like Ron Zemke, were unafraid to tackle the tough issues as well as some of the silliness of the training and e-Learning field, and to accept articles that made you think. There is no question that the field has lost one of its most strident voices.
A Look Behind The Training Magazine Top 125
MARCH 2, 2012
Training magazine recently released its annual list of the top 125 companies that embrace employee training, and by glancing over some statistics about those organizations, a few trends start to emerge. The companies singled out by Training magazine, on average, employed almost three times as many trainers than normal. For one thing, most of the top 125 companies are really big.
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 9, 2013
Negroponte established the now legendary MIT Media Lab , and was also founder of Wired Magazine. Technology Alan Turing Seymour Papert Nicholas Negroponte Hole in the wall project education 1LPC knowledge Sugata Mitra learning Marvin Minsky Sherry Turkle Wired Magazine LOGOLearning when there is no school' In 1995 I read a little black paperback book that changed my view on the world.
Ryan Tracey – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
JANUARY 4, 2016
He is also an Editorial Board Member for eLearn Magazine , a moderator for #lrnchat , and the author of the E-Learning Provocateur blog. ABOUT RYAN TRACEY. Ryan Tracey is an E‑Learning Manager in the Australian financial services industry. Ryan has worked in corporate e-learning for over a decade, following several years in the higher education market. He holds a Master’s degree in Learning Sciences and Technology from the University of Sydney. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. Your successes?
Resources from Training Magazine Network Webinar
JULY 22, 2014
In this webinar, for Training Magazine Network , I discussed how Gamification should be thought of as a design sensibility and not merely a digital tool. We talked about how gamification and game-thinking is more of a thought process and a methodology to engage and motivate learners. Here are the slides: Short Explanation of Gamification. Pinterest Page on Gamification Happenings. Articles.
“When Are Simulations Useful?” in CLO Magazine
JULY 5, 2012
Nathan Kracklauer , head of Enspire Learning’s Berlin office, wrote an article for Chief Learning Officer Magazine. Blog Thoughts on Learning CLO Magazine Nathan Kracklauer simulationThe piece explores the strengths and weaknesses of simulations, and how to determine if your training initiative could benefit from using a simulation. “Rather than telling learners “this is the correct way to act,” a simulations allows learners to discover a set of conditionals: “If I act in this way, I can expect these results.”". ”".
Open Letter to Magazine Editors, Bloggers, Tweeters, and Other Opinion Leaders
Will at Work Learning
MARCH 17, 2015
To Magazine Editors, Bloggers, Tweeters, and other Opinion Leaders in the learning field: I’m wondering if you’d help publicize The Debunkers Club ( www.Debunker.Club ). Launched just two months ago, we’ve already enrolled members from every continent except for Antarctica and South America. The Debunker Club is dedicated to fighting myths and misconceptions in the learning field. In the past, individuals and organizations have taken on the responsibility of improving the information in the field, but still, bad information—sometimes dangerous information—continues to be conveyed.
When Remembering Really Matters: The Power of Serious Games for Learning (Free Webinar)
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
Sharon Boller , President and Chief Product Officer, and Steven Boller , Marketing Director, are delivering a jam-packed session through Training Magazine Network where they demonstrate research-based strategies for retention—and how they relate to games. webinar training magazine Research has shown time and time again that remembering is hard and forgetting is easy. Register anyway.
We need a rethink
Learning with e's
JANUARY 19, 2013
There's a very useful and refreshing article by Tom Barrett in this week's TES Magazine entitled 'Education needs to plug into Web 2.0'. YouTube Technology TES Magazine education social media schools learning blogging Tom Barrett Internet e-safetyNever before have I read an article that I agree with so completely. type tools in their classrooms. think he got the message.
Is the LMS Dead?
SEPTEMBER 28, 2012
LMS moodle software strategic objects The Social Enterprise Blog Training Magazine Web CourseworksReflecting on this in Chicago October 24th! During the past few years, I have seen a lot of discussion about whether or not Learning Management Systems (LMS) are dead. Recently, cell phones and tablets and the strong use of social media has disrupted the concept/meaning of what an LMS is. Over the past ten years, [.]. eLearning aLearning CLOMedia CMS David Wilkins Ed Cohen elearning Ellen Behrens Jon Aleckson Learning 3.0
Vote for The Best of ELearning 2011 Awards
JUNE 29, 2011
Each year the Elearning Magazine allows professionals involved in the eLearning industry to nominate eLearning products and services. best social learning solution Elearning Magazine efront enterprice efront fans Best of Elearning best learning management system best talent management system vote eFront efront open sourceAre you going to vote for The Best of Elearning 2011 Awards?
CLO Magazine “In Conclusion” Article
MARCH 23, 2010
The good folks at CLO magazine were kind enough to ask me to put together an “In Conclusion piece for this month’s magazine in advance of their “The Networked Organization: Leading Learning in a New Economy conference next month. You can view all the articles in this issue for free by clicking here. Here is the text from my article. Avoiding Extinction.
On eLearn Magazine: A Curator's Tools and To Do List
JANUARY 27, 2012
We''re proud to share our first article in eLearn Magazine: A Curator''s Tools & To Do List , an exploration of using curation techniques to manage information in the enterprise environment. . Are you using curation techniques in your organization? Tell us about it in the comments! . Right eLearning Solutions
Are you ready to deliver personalized learning?
Challenge to Learn
MARCH 11, 2014
It has been published by the Learning solution magazine as a featured article. really like the summary Bill Brandon (Editor learning solutions magazine) put above the article: “Learning has become mobile and on demand. learning solutions magazine personalized learning Learning knows no place or boundary; it can be on the go, in the office, at home, or anywhere.
How Performance Support Apps Are Faring In Today’s Workplaces
JUNE 28, 2014
State of Mobile Application Development in the Enterprise : This slideshow is designed based on a recent survey (of 146 subscribers of Mobile Enterprise Magazine) conducted by moTwin, a provider of a mobile application development platform. The above quote is from our interview with Charles Jennings. THE JOURNEY: We all know… this is the age of mobile apps! What are the results?