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SharePoint Best Bred for Education?

SharePoint and Assessment

Thought leader interview with Ray Fleming of Microsoft Australia about SharePoint’s place and future in Education. Where do you see SharePoint being used in Education? In the UK, over 80% of universities are using SharePoint. Some of them use it as a strategic platform, connected to their collaboration systems and they use it as their main portal.

SharePoint. Useful or useless for corporate learning?

SharePoint and Assessment

About 2 years ago I joined Xylos, I wanted to broaden my work and one of the systems I wanted to work with was SharePoint. How did you first get involved with SharePoint? My first contact with SharePoint (2003 version)was at U&I Learning. We needed to implement an internal knowledge platform and SharePoint was the tool we used. Danny, what is your background?

SharePoint. Useful or useless for corporate learning?

SharePoint and Assessment

About 2 years ago I joined Xylos, I wanted to broaden my work and one of the systems I wanted to work with was SharePoint. How did you first get involved with SharePoint? My first contact with SharePoint (2003 version)was at U&I Learning. We needed to implement an internal knowledge platform and SharePoint was the tool we used. Danny, what is your background?

Is there a business case for SharePoint in informal learning? Thought leader interview with BT’s Sundar Balasubramanian

SharePoint and Assessment

Director of Learning Solutions at BT, Sundar Balasubramanian, describes use of SharePoint for informal learning within BT and other companies and advises how to make a business case for using SharePoint for informal learning. How do you use SharePoint at BT? SharePoint is our knowledge management platform. How is the Dare2Share programme going? Is it useful?

What’s Your Learning Tool Stack?

Clark Quinn

And we should be connecting with colleagues in other organizations, so we might be using society-provided platforms or leverage LinkedIn groups. There’s also probably a need to save community-specific resources like documents and job aids, so there may be a portal function as well. Also enterprise wide portal tools like Sharepoint. Yeah, my life is exciting ;).

Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) for Managing Course Assets

Tony Karrer

They have Articulate courses, classroom courses, SharePoint sites, etc. And they currently manage all of this using what I’ve seen at a lot of companies: network drives, naming conventions, some SharePoint. In Digital Asset Management – LCMS, ECM and SharePoint , I talk to how ECM (Enterprise Content Management) solutions might be a better fit for parts of this. But I’ve seen organizations cobble together solutions using SharePoint more than I’ve seen LCMS solutions. Or are they really using SharePoint or other ECM products for that? Sound familiar?

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Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube

Visual Lounge

Jack, also known as SharePointJack ( Follow @SharePointJack ) is a technology enthusiast, IT SharePoint administrator for a fortune 500 company, and a Camtasia user since 2009 who loves sharing and teaching others. He has helped organize SharePoint Saturday Events in the Chicago area, as well as speaking about SharePoint and technology at numerous events in the midwest.

‘Konnect’ to Liberate Learning from LMS

Origin Learning

Konnect is compatible with external systems such as Sharepoint, Moodle, Jive, and Salesforce with customized connectors. Apart from enabling the tracking of a learner’s activities from the social engine and LMS modules, the analytics works with third party LMS systems, document management systems, Web portals, mobile apps, and learning games. The solution liberates learning from LMS.

How to Connect Training to a Company’s Digital Culture

Learning Wire

When choosing a provider for an integration solution you should concentrate on client testimonials/feedback from other integration projects, as well as assessing the solidity of their platform. To do just that, CrossKnowledge recently announced the launch of CrossKnowledge Hub, its own integration platform. First published on Workforce.com. Why is integration so fundamental? link].

Final Post Analysis of #HRTechConf 2015

eLearning 24-7

Maybe it was called Talent Portal, I can’t remember – it was a long week.  Thus, they would migrate over their SharePoint current solution – into LMS365 down the road – in a couple of years. According to a person at the show, that is their game plan.  So, LMS365 at some point down the “road” will have the feature sets from the SharePoint offering and whatever else is new within LMS365. With the SharePoint power from the SharePoint LMS from ELF, it will only get better. Anyone?). Thanks for nothing (do you sense bitterness?

SharePoint and the LMS - Time to Converge?

Learning on the Leading Edge

Well, recently a clear and provocative pattern has emerged regarding the intersection of Microsoft SharePoint and the Learning Management System (LMS). In the span of two weeks five separate companies ranging from a small boutique professional services firm to a couple of the largest and most familiar technology companies around today have essentially asked the same two questions: Do any existing LMS providers integrate with SharePoint - such that my learners can take care of all of their learning transactional needs (e.g., The organization's common intranet portal (i.e,

SharePoint and the LMS - Time to Converge?

Learning on the Leading Edge

Well, recently a clear and provocative pattern has emerged regarding the intersection of Microsoft SharePoint and the Learning Management System (LMS). In the span of two weeks five separate companies ranging from a small boutique professional services firm to a couple of the largest and most familiar technology companies around today have essentially asked the same two questions: Do any existing LMS providers integrate with SharePoint - such that my learners can take care of all of their learning transactional needs (e.g., The organization's common intranet portal (i.e,

SharePoint and the LMS - Time to Converge?

Learning on the Leading Edge

Well, recently a clear and provocative pattern has emerged regarding the intersection of Microsoft SharePoint and the Learning Management System (LMS). In the span of two weeks five separate companies ranging from a small boutique professional services firm to a couple of the largest and most familiar technology companies around today have essentially asked the same two questions: Do any existing LMS providers integrate with SharePoint - such that my learners can take care of all of their learning transactional needs (e.g., The organization's common intranet portal (i.e,

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Making the best use of the Learning Management System

Learning Wire

The Learning Management System (LMS) is a software application/platform for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting and delivery of training courses. To set up a virtuous circle where word of mouth has a positive effect and where staff members can play a prescriptive role, keep the following points in mind: ✓ Involve learners in choosing the platform and give priority to the learning experience. As for all software solutions, getting all your stakeholders onboard is essential to the success of an LMS platform. Maximizing your platform. section.

What to Do With a Broken LMS

CLO Magazine

There are a few common scenarios: • Build a learning portal — keep legacy LMS. • Buy a learning portal — keep legacy LMS. Resist the Temptation to Build a Learning Portal Building or buying learning portals to remedy legacy LMS issues aren’t on many companies’ radars, as compared to a few years ago, Mallon said. • The No.

A comparison between LMS and CMS

TalentLMS

Microsoft’s “ Sharepoint ” is an example of the former. with Single Sign On systems), LMS platforms offer unique, eLearning related integrations. While LMS platforms have all these extra options we described, we’d trivialize Content Management Systems if we said that an LMS is a superset of a CMS. Sound quite similar? Let’s get integrated.

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

“Dare2Share allows BT employees to learn from each other by rapidly capturing and spreading learning throughout the organization in the form of podcasts, discussion threads, blogs, RSS feeds and other traditional knowledge assets (documents, courses and portals).&# [ BT Dares to share ]. Tweet. The Smart Worker : needs immediate access to solutions to performance problems. Summary.

#25 to #11 LMSs of 2012

eLearning 24-7

Video learning platforms. The ability to shoot video with your smartphone/tablet, webcam or another device and then upload it into a platform is revolutionary, especially when the end user can type in “dog” for example and the video will go to each point “dog” is said. They also offer another product called Portal, so it really depends on what you want. . #14 Totara LMS by Totara Learning Solutions. While its user interface good definitely need an upgrade, for people who want a true synchronous based platform (i.e. shame really. The genre?

SuccessFactors Acquires Jambok - Is this Corporate Learning 3.0?

Learning on the Leading Edge

This week SuccessFactors announced the acquisition of Jambok, a small platform company with an innovative and powerful solution for social learning and knowledge sharing. This approach, which many now call the "YouTube for Learning" model, exploded with success and enabled the team to build out a platform which later became Jambok. The opportunity to add value is everywhere.

SuccessFactors Acquires Jambok - Is this Corporate Learning 3.0?

Learning on the Leading Edge

This week SuccessFactors announced the acquisition of Jambok, a small platform company with an innovative and powerful solution for social learning and knowledge sharing. This approach, which many now call the "YouTube for Learning" model, exploded with success and enabled the team to build out a platform which later became Jambok. The opportunity to add value is everywhere.

What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

“This year or next at the latest, tablets will reshape our learning and development world — providing one platform on the job, on the move, for anywhere, anytime learning and performance support.” “Our XstreamVideo platform is similar to having a YouTube for learning and allows our people to upload their own experiences via video, as well as photos and audio, thus capturing institutional and workforce knowledge.” Another example might be hosting on-the-job learning activities and assignments in SharePoint or Moodle. It is also popular.

Cornerstone Acquires Sonar6: Talent Management for SMB

Learning on the Leading Edge

They found they were competing with Salesforce.com, Sharepoint, and hundreds of other small business online portal systems which small companies use. It gives Cornerstone a brand new platform for growth, and we can just hope that the distraction of trying to focus on SMB and enterprise at the same time doesn't dilute the company's efforts. An SMB Play. Day one.

Happenings in the Corporate Virtual World Space

Kapp Notes

Aggressive and Targeted Integration with enterprisewide applications: Teleplace just announced that it is now fully integrated with MS SharePoint and now joins ProtoSphere as players looking to meld enterprise applications with virtual immersive environments. Forterra System's OLIVE integrates virtual meetings into web based intranets, extranets or portals, and can assure a user's identity based on authentication systems like LDAP. Here are some emerging events happening in the corporate virtual immersive environment (VIE) space. Read the press release here. Happy Birthday.

Industry Happenings in 3D

Kapp Notes

ProtoSphere integrates with Microsoft SharePoint to produce a live, "humanized," avatar-driven portal experience around self-service enterprise resource planning transactions. It must also forge alliances with major software vendors that will integrate it into a virtually-enabled collaboration platform. A number of exciting things are happening in 3D space. Caspian Learning just released a new version of its Thinking Worlds 3D software. This is version 3.3. According to the press release: The new additions to Thinking Worlds 3.3 has achieved.”

SuccessFactors Acquires Jambok - Is this Corporate Learning 3.0?

Learning on the Leading Edge

This week SuccessFactors announced the acquisition of Jambok, a small platform company with an innovative and powerful solution for social learning and knowledge sharing. This approach, which many now call the "YouTube for Learning" model, exploded with success and enabled the team to build out a platform which later became Jambok. The opportunity to add value is everywhere.

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

While it talks in terms of SharePoint, really the patterns described relate to all different types of tools. platform. Build a Learning Portal Using WordPress , April 3, 2009 I’ve written before about learning portals and how they can be a great way to improve access to learning materials for users. wanted to provide a more in-depth post that shows how you can create your own learning portal using the freely available content management system, WordPress. So, let’s get started… Refresher: What is a portal? It always looks much easier than it is. Web 2.0

The Value of a Virtual Academy

CLO Magazine

Instead, Young created Microsoft’s Finance Academy — a learning portal for the company’s finance professionals. ” Virtual Business Simulation Using the Microsoft Finance Academy platform and the capabilities of TRI, Young transformed a three-day in-residence program into the Microsoft Finance Virtual Business Simulation, an action learning program that earned a 2010 Chief Learning Officer Learning In Practice award. The teams are allowed to self-select using a SharePoint discussion board called Teammate Finder to connect interested parties. Thomas E.

CornerstoneOnDemand Continues Growth: Update from 2012 User Conference

Learning on the Leading Edge

From a product standpoint, Cornerstone has now released its Recruiting Cloud (no significant customers yet, but this will be an area of heavy investment going forward), its Extended Enterprise Cloud (LMS and related portal features to support customer and channel training applications), and a new version of its social networking platform called Connect. Company Momentum. Summary.

CornerstoneOnDemand Continues Growth: Update from 2012 User Conference

Learning on the Leading Edge

From a product standpoint, Cornerstone has now released its Recruiting Cloud (no significant customers yet, but this will be an area of heavy investment going forward), its Extended Enterprise Cloud (LMS and related portal features to support customer and channel training applications), and a new version of its social networking platform called Connect. Company Momentum. Summary.

CornerstoneOnDemand Continues Growth: Update from 2012 User Conference

Learning on the Leading Edge

From a product standpoint, Cornerstone has now released its Recruiting Cloud (no significant customers yet, but this will be an area of heavy investment going forward), its Extended Enterprise Cloud (LMS and related portal features to support customer and channel training applications), and a new version of its social networking platform called Connect. Company Momentum. Summary.

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 3 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

We are about to launch our latest major new research study on the LMS and Learning Platform marketplace at our upcoming research conference IMPACT 2009 , on April 12-14 in St. Confirming anecdotal data we collected as part of our study, learning portals are the future of this market. In addition to having several roundtables discussing learning platforms and strategies, the CEOs and product managers of all the major LMS providers will be there and we will be hosting a special event which discusses the future of corporate learning platforms. Petersburg Florida. David.

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 3 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

We are about to launch our latest major new research study on the LMS and Learning Platform marketplace at our upcoming research conference IMPACT 2009 , on April 12-14 in St. Confirming anecdotal data we collected as part of our study, learning portals are the future of this market. In addition to having several roundtables discussing learning platforms and strategies, the CEOs and product managers of all the major LMS providers will be there and we will be hosting a special event which discusses the future of corporate learning platforms. Petersburg Florida. David.

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 3 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

We are about to launch our latest major new research study on the LMS and Learning Platform marketplace at our upcoming research conference IMPACT 2009 , on April 12-14 in St. Confirming anecdotal data we collected as part of our study, learning portals are the future of this market. In addition to having several roundtables discussing learning platforms and strategies, the CEOs and product managers of all the major LMS providers will be there and we will be hosting a special event which discusses the future of corporate learning platforms. Petersburg Florida. David.

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 3 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

We are about to launch our latest major new research study on the LMS and Learning Platform marketplace at our upcoming research conference IMPACT 2009 , on April 12-14 in St. Confirming anecdotal data we collected as part of our study, learning portals are the future of this market. In addition to having several roundtables discussing learning platforms and strategies, the CEOs and product managers of all the major LMS providers will be there and we will be hosting a special event which discusses the future of corporate learning platforms. Petersburg Florida. David.