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. Question 3: How can we make leadership training more effective? How can we make leadership training more effective? Three questions jumped out for me – none of them are answered easily. Don’t worry, you’re not alone.
Elliott Masie's MOOC Symposium Recap
APRIL 11, 2014
Many companies are seeking to better understand the MOOC model and the possibilities for application in their own training programs. MOOC Symposium host Elliott Masie wasted no time in really digging into the meaning of each of those words, even questioning inclusion of some of the words. M = Massive. What does MOOC really stand for? Elliott challenged us to think beyond numbers.
‘iPadisms’ from Elliott Masie
JULY 1, 2011
Last month Xyleme had the pleasure of presenting a webinar with none other than elearning luminary Elliott Masie on “iPad, a Game Changer for Blended Learning”. During this webinar event Elliott Masie shared valuable insights on how the iPad is transforming learning within organizations, and why organizations need to offer training on the iPad. by Roberta Gogos @rgogos.
Takeaways from Learning 2016
DECEMBER 7, 2016
Training often leaves out the real-life application step and doesn’t require long-term follow up. You can definitely brainstorm, prototype, and get feedback on a training idea in just an hour. As a result, training and activities get watered down so learners can “get it right the first time.” Elliott Masie talked about the learning “panorama” people can choose from.
Eliot Masie's MOOC Symposium Recap
APRIL 11, 2014
Many companies are seeking to better understand the MOOC model and the possibilities for application in their own training programs. MOOC Symposium host Eliot Masie wasted no time in really digging into the meaning of each of those words, even questioning inclusion of some of the words. M = Massive. What does MOOC really stand for? Eliot challenged us to think beyond numbers.
Make Learning Supportive and Available Everywhere
MAY 16, 2011
Thoughts on Elliot Masie's Lectora User Conference Keynote. This year's 2011 Lectora user conference provided my first opportunity to hear learning futurist Elliot Masie ( of The Masie Center ) speak live; he didn't disappoint. As Masie said, we are at an age of incredible learning development opportunity. By Jay Lambert. Learning is changing. Otherwise, it's irrelevant.
Learning Escape Room
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
It was one of the activities at the Learning 2016 conference, hosted by the Masie Center. If you’d like to read more about training, learning, and instructional design check out the rest of this author’s blogs. You’re locked in a room with a handful of people, often strangers. You need to work together to find clues and problem solve in order to escape before time runs out.
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.
Free Podcast Featuring e-Learning Expert Elliott Masie Released
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
Training. 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. Training. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Community Forum. Products. Authoring Tools. Empower.
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. Elliott Masie is a theatrical producer and tends to integrate his interests into his events. Training should be challenging, but not tricky. Probably not.
Is your eLearning On-the-Job Training Friendly?
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
Most of us will cite experience or on-the-job (OJT) training as the most popular form of learning we use to learn our jobs. Elliott Masie raises this issue in a Chief Learning Officer Magazine post , discussing the vital importance of OJT training, how learning professionals under report its importance, and what the future of OJT might look like. . Video Tutorials.
Learning Intensity: Are We Setting the Bar Too Low?
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
What I like most over the many years I’ve followed Elliott Masie is how he thinks. I’m hard-pressed to think of anyone in our industry who spends more time thinking, speaking and writing about how to make organizational training more effective. Elliott recommends that we think about learning intensity as we implement training in the following ways: Intensity of Interaction. It requires hours of practice to imbed complex skills from training, not minutes. How memorable is the training you’re providing your employees? Intensity of Content Struggle.
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. third major trend identified by Masie is learning agility. Related articles.
Learning Professionals Must Be Learners
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
Learner knowledge: Often, our design targets a lower level of current learner knowledge, especially in compliance and regulatory training programs. Elliott Masie is the chairman and CLO of The Masie Center’s Learning Consortium and CEO of The Masie Center, an international think tank focused on learning and workplace productivity. Risky, right? Few of us say yes.
Will at Work Learning: Elliott Masies LMS Wish List
Will at Work Learning
FEBRUARY 15, 2008
« Starbucks to Shutdown for Training. 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 can be great, could be better than what the training folks can create, could engender more engagement, could be bottom line more effective. Will at Work Learning Will Thalheimers research-based commentary on learning, performance, and the industry thereof. Click here to access it. Most LMS implementations are just a list of course offerings.
Learning, Knowledge, Navigation, Post-it, Meme, & Masie
Big Dog, Little Dog
MARCH 2, 2008
I'm not going to convert all my training materials to Post-it notes, but I could do more to apply the "what you need to do" filter to instructional design. Venti Learning with Foam: A Video Report from Starbucks - The Masie Center. On Feb 26, 2008, Starbucks closed over 7,000 stores for a unique 3 hour company wide training effort. The Post-it Way - CE Buzz.
Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning
FEBRUARY 24, 2012
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. Bankers who completed the training did so in 54 [fewer] minutes and tested higher on the final assessment tests than the remainder of the firm.
The Transformative Journey of Corporate MOOCs
OCTOBER 18, 2014
Today, while we are in the process of assisting one of our clients in setting up a Corporate University/MOOC for their internal training purposes, we set out on a quick journey to explore and learn more about the recent changes that have been marking this space. MOOCs, Flipped Classrooms – The Last Gasp of Old Corporate Training? How are the MOOC designs evolving? Predictions/Surveys.
Top 10 eLearning Events of 2017
JANUARY 24, 2017
Highlights: Hosted by Training Magazine, the conference highlights skill-building content related to online and instructor-led training. Training 2017 Conference & Expo. Highlights: Hosted by Training Magazine, the conference highlights skill-building content related to online and instructor-led training. Elliot Masie’s Learning 2017 *. SHRM17. link].
The Best of eLearning in November 2015
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
New to eLearning, or need more details on compliance training, Section 508 Compliance, and SCORM-compliant eLearning? Great Time Talking #Gamification at Masie’s Learning 2015. Top 10 Cloud-Based Learning Management Systems For Corporate Training. Christopher Pappas shares top choices of cloud-based LMSs for corporate training on eLearning Industry. Best Of Blog
eLearning Holiday Gift Guide 2017 Edition
DECEMBER 9, 2016
Free Lectora Fundamentals On-demand Video Training ($0 w/purchase). Free training?! Every 2017 Lectora® User Conference registration purchase comes with free Lectora Fundamentals On-demand Video Training. Learning expert and analyst Elliott Masie describes it as “cute looking and very effective,” so you know you can’t go wrong. STEAL (< $100). That’s right. Blog LU
Walking to Work or Carrying Your Lunch? Putting Content Into Context. Part I.
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
Kristin Ford is Owner and President of PC Training Source, an independent consulting firm that specializes in premier learning industry products and services. She is also President Elect of the Twin Cities Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development. Elliott Masie defines performance support as GPS for learners. FORMAL TRAINING: Training Objectives.
iPad for eLearning
MARCH 18, 2011
ipad and sychronous elearning iPAD Learning LAB iPad for training iPad for orgnizations ipad and flash yes we can ipad and asynchronous elearning iPad for learning iPad for elearningI have read several articles about iPad for eLearning and I believe that we are missing the point. Why iPad was created? The answer is simple. Come on guys. Maybe some organizations wish about that. But guess.
Leader development is the question. Is mobile the answer?
APRIL 9, 2013
Can we rely on training and development for leaders? Late in 2012, Elliott Masie released his mobile study. Too much training, not enough appreciation of performance support . When you look at the numbers associated with workplace learning and development, the investment in leader performance jumps out. Bersin Associates, now affiliated with Deloitte, wrote this in 2012: U.S. companies have increased leadership development spending 14 percent over 2011 levels to an estimated $13.6 billion in 2012. How about mobile devices? When you think about it, it makes sense.
Top 25 websites for elearning tips
JULY 21, 2016
Elliott Masie’s Learning TRENDS. Tagline: Ideas for creating and outsourcing inexpensive elearning solutions, along with general thoughts about the training and development field Read for: Jane Bozarth regularly contributes to Learning Solutions magazine but you can get more of her learning design advice on her own blog. Tagline: Let’s save the world from boring training!
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. Abernathy, former editor of Training + Development Magazine . 8. 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. People expect to be bored. .
Inspiring E-Learning Quotes from the Great Masters
NOVEMBER 9, 2014
Another important thing to remember is that one training event is not sufficient for people to transfer learning to new situations. 16 Inspiring e-Learning Quotes : This collection from SHIFT eLearning includes brilliant insights from some of the great names in the e-learning industry such as Michael Allen, Jane Bozarth and Elliot Masie. Allen, CEO, Allen Interactions. Resources.
Kicking off Learning Resolutions for 2014
DECEMBER 6, 2013
Our Learning Resolutions for 2013 series included the likes of Elliott Masie , Judy Unrein , Bruce Graham and more. Next Friday we’ll launch the Learning Resolutions for 2014 series with Jeff Havens from BigPow Training , and will continue the posts each Friday through the end of January. The holidays have always been a time of reflection for me. Learning Resolutions
Conferences can be better, a whole lot better
JULY 29, 2015
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. In the beginning of the year, I looked into the future of conferences. Community First! Design
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. These demands on learning professionals really hit home for us, as our goal is to ease the burden on training departments. Session Highlights.
The Transfer of Learning from the Course to the Desk: 6 Keys to Success
NOVEMBER 14, 2013
“All the training in the world does not mean a thing, unless there is true transfer!”. Elliott Masie, CEO, The MASIE Center’s Learning CONSORTIUM. Here lies the concept of learning transfer , which basically means the ability to effectively apply learning in a training context to the job. It''s estimated that most training investments (between 70-90%) are wasted.
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.
Breakthrough eLearning: Taking Compliance Training Seriously
OCTOBER 12, 2006
They are scrambling to meet the demands for training in a wide range of areas, including health and safety, environmental regulation, privacy, financial reporting, and human rights. And many see the advantage of reaching a dispersed workforce with such training via eLearning. have examined a lot of what passes for eLearning compliance training and it isnt pretty.