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Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

1995 – Real Media arrives on the internet scene streaming an entire baseball game that probably no one watched. The new kids of the block (please no jokes here) are Video Learning Platforms. Video itself -  streamed, recorded, edited then posted, posted without editing,  etc.  – may/may not include audio incl. – this is the backbone of the platform.

5 Challenges Developing E-Learning as a Revenue Stream

Connect Thinking

As an independent e-learning consultant, I’m often asked how to develop e-learning courses as a viable revenue stream for their business - to sell to clients. You need a platform to manage enrolments and completions (a Learning Management System or other). You can imagine the answer is complex. Analyse your idea. It all sounds like a good idea. Finding a large customer base.

L&D Talk: Gartners Emerging Tech Hype Curve, LMS Platforms, The Changing L&D Industry

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

edtech Gartner Emerging Trends Hype Cycle LDTalk Learning and Development Industry Learning Management Systems Streaming Video TLDC16L&D Talk is presented by Litmos.com - Get your FREE trial at litmos.com/trial - Today our panel discussion centered around the new Gartner Hype Cycle For Emerging Technologies report. We also discuss LMS markets, trends, and issues. L&D Talk is every day 8am.

Is Multiple Activity Streams the Way Forward for Enterprise Platforms?

ID Reflections

Before I move on let me briefly explain how Jive --whichpowers our social platform--works. Jive offers users the ability to customizetheir two activity streams--one stream reflects everything the user is Following on the platform and thisincludes people, places and content. As is wont to happen withactivity streams, content quickly moves below the fold and runs the risk ofgetting overlooked. Both these applications make my Twitter use abreeze by allowing me to set my filters and create multiple streams. And reflects how far we have come. don't think so.

The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change

ongoing stream of small ones. stream of data In part 2 of this guide, we explore this roadmap. support with our global team of over 200 coaches) Integrate with your existing platform ManagementPlus can be accessed directly or we can. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. moving from traditional performance. happening now.

Why your Enterprise Social Network is your most valuable social learning platform

Jane Hart

For this reason the new enterprise social platforms (like Enterprise Social Networks (ESNs) that underpin social collaboration are your most valuable social learning platforms. as these platforms are designed to foster collaboration, communication and knowledge sharing among employees. This is the article I wrote for the January edition of Inside Learning Technologies magazine.

Why YouTube Isn’t Always Your Best Video Platform Fit

KZO Innovations

Showcasing your company’s video on any platform is a great way to share content. If you didn’t already know, YouTube is one of the world’s most popular video platforms – and one of the easiest ways to share video content. For your business: most likely a secure enterprise video platform. Competitive organizations should consider using a video platform that allows you to: Publish videos securely. The right enterprise video platform supports security, manages branding, and controls accessibility more effectively than YouTube does. Branding. Accessibility.

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository.

Why Online Video Platforms Work for Intranet Video

KZO Innovations

So, to answer the initial question, the best way to share video across your enterprise is through online video platforms. Stream your video so you can trust that your video cannot be downloaded and that your content will only reach its intended user or group. Use an online platform to share important videos across your enterprise and ensure that they’re appropriate, high-quality, and professional. Want to learn how to integrate video with your existing enterprise platform? Featured-Blog intranet video online video platformCheck out this free guide!

The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change

ongoing stream of small ones. stream of data In part 2 of this guide, we explore this roadmap. support with our global team of over 200 coaches) Integrate with your existing platform ManagementPlus can be accessed directly or we can. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. moving from traditional performance. happening now.

Measuring Your Association’s eLearning ROI

Association eLearning

Remember to include all costs related to creating or converting content, content delivery (your LMS and web conferencing platform), content maintenance, and learner support, as well as marketing. ROI is a performance measure used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments. Go ahead, download it now ! Share this on Facebook.

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Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

Visual Lounge

Like the “pinch” in an hourglass, compression helps devices and the internet keep up with a big stream of data. Or cut out the middle man and skip having to determine an output all together by sending your video directly to a cloud platform like Google Drive or YouTube. Tips & How To's codec container file MOV mp4 quicktime resolution streaming types VideoPreset outputs.

Streaming Media for E-Learning: A Primer

The E-Learning Curve

I'm preparing a series of blog articles on the topic E-Learning Using Collaboration Platforms. In the series I will discuss: Collaboration Platform Technology Synchronous Delivery. Tags: video multimedia Audio web-based training online training WBT streaming media digital media collaboration platform The E-learning Curve blog shares thought-provoking commentary and practical knowledge for e-learning professionals. Find out more.

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The Promise Of 3D Learning

Upside Learning

Second Life itself was a promising collaborative 3D learning platform. Same applies to bandwidth, it is now good enough to stream video, and should easily transfer data for 3D. Upside Learning 3D Learning 3D Learning Platform Learning in 3D Second LifeWhile there are many experiments, very few are able to justify any sort of return on the expense. That day is far off yet.

Ditching the formal performance review? Kineo shares 3 Elements for Success

Means: We have to have a way to provide an ongoing stream. support with our global team of over 200 coaches) Integrate with your existing platform ManagementPlus can be accessed directly or we can. From Performance Management. to Performance Development eGuide 2Part 2: A Roadmap. for Change In Part 1 of this eGuide, we explored the confluence. of factors that’s driving change in how performance. is managed and how organizations are moving. away from the traditional annual review process to. more real-time dynamic approach. This all sounds. management approach to a more dynamic.

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository.

Blog, Message, Participate – Join the Social Learning Brigade!

Origin Learning

Can an intranet platform work? Konnect , the social technology platform offered by Origin Learning has, from trials and implementation, proved to be efficient owing to the higher degree of engagement and participation of learners that it offers. word of caution though: it is important to position the platform properly. The answer to all these questions is a resounding YES!

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Streaming Media. In an upcoming webinar, that I am presenting and in a blog post – coming soon, that streaming media will have a positive impact on e-learning courses and capabilities, opening a greater immersion capability then ever seen before in the industry. From the end user perspective, 49% stream media from the net to their television, while 51% do not. foresee the numbers of people who use e-learning and stream will increase in the range of +8 to 10%. Learning Platforms & Emerging Technology. Tablets. It is extremely disturbing. 52% 3D.

eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

With increasing bandwidths and better compression techniques available, use of videos in Flash platform based eLearning courses is on the rise. Streaming – accessing videos hosted on the streaming server. c. Tags: Blended Learning Learning Technology eLearning Streaming Technology Video Video Based Learning However, often we find videos not being used optimally.

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Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

mLevel has been capturing events about the user’s behaviors using the mLevel platform since its inception, but only recently have we been able to provide data back to the learners and managers on what happened and when.  The event stream is ordered and, in some cases, will contain additional data to assist with the parsing of the events. which are represented by the gameEventType. 

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Learning the Netflix way

Dont Waste Your Time

In education MOOCs have enabled some of this to happen, but what is on offer is quite thin on the ground and only available at certain periods, which still mean we’re locked down to the information provider (note: not platform provider) to offer the course. Flexibility to watch what we want, not just how, is key to the success of Netflix and other streaming services. Timeshift.

One Step Behind

eLearning 24-7

Streaming to your Television. If there was ever a technology that is emerging and continues to do is – its streaming.  I’m not talking about viewing online streaming video, I am talking about actually viewing video or whatever on your television. Take a look at the tabletop boxes that exist today in the space of streaming from the net to your television, and you shouldn’t be surprised on the players (no pun attended) that see this as the next big thing. Use this powerhouse and stream it to a television or mobile device. It was revoluntary. 

Informal vs. Formal Learning: Creating a Blend!

Gyrus

Let’s look at below tips through, which you can incorporate informal learning in to your formal learning and development programs: Provide a knowledge management tool/platform for employees to share their learning after they attend a formal training/learning program. Create a platform for cross functional teams to come and share ideas, create solutions. Encourage employees to recommend content to other learners through organizations’ intranet portal or other social streams. Organize regular sessions where they can share their knowledge with a wider audience.

The Six Hats Of A Community Manager

Learnnovators

The premise of this post is that when an organization makes a conscious effort to move towards a more social way of doing business, it usually begins with the introduction of an enterprise collaboration platform. Conceptually, the change may appear to be a very simple one–move from emails to a more open mode of communication on a collaboration platform. THE HAT OF A TRAINER.

Using User-Generated Content to Your Best Advantage

KZO Innovations

When using an enterprise video platform, one of the top concerns is almost always securing your video player. secure video player means content owners can select the level of permissions for groups, the level of user authentication, and secure the delivery of the video stream. Featured-Blog enterprise video enterprise video platform user-generated contentA company can monitor the internal content that has been created and try to build a culture where employees know that appropriate representation of the company is the only way to go.

Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Training videos are not for advertising, branding, or marketing to promote on the web and social media platforms. Consider these factors while hosting training videos on an LMS : file size of the videos & compatibility, hosting charges, streaming server, and confidentiality of information. It has better streaming features and costs are based on the usage. Here’s why.

How Twitter can be used for informal personal learning?

Dont Waste Your Time

Each platform means I use it differently: the browser version is easier to search, skim-read, click links, etc. The mobile versions need more attention and a clearer approach to finding information as the screen real-estate is more precious and easier to get lost in. I use Twitter lists and saved searches a lot, but also like to just skim & scroll through my Twitter stream.

3 Ways Leaders Can Embrace Online Education

CLO Magazine

Still, there are some distinctions leaders should consider when using online platforms vs. face-to-face learning. More than 80 percent of smartphone users stream video, according to The NPD Group Inc., a market research firm, making the medium an effective way to engage users online. Even Though It’s Online, Facilitate Student Collaboration. Use Video, But Be Authentic.

Wearable Computing Technology In Learning

Upside Learning

As more and more such devices and broadly platforms emerge on the market, they will provide a developer options just as the mobile operating systems do today. ‘Real Sharing’ – (life streaming becomes real, searchable, sharable streams of data BIG data becomes real). Rauch). We’ve realized that learning can be better in a culture driven by sharing.

Six Obstacles to Building Communities in Organizations

ID Reflections

The role of a Community Manager is becoming well-established with communities being perceived as platforms that have the potential to reduce the cost of communication, bridge organizational silos, facilitate cross-team conversations thus creating opportunities for innovation, knowledge transfer, expertise location, and more. Yet, this is where organizations are struggling.

Six Obstacles To Building Communities In Organizations

Learnnovators

The role of a Community Manager is becoming well-established with communities being perceived as platforms that have the potential to reduce the cost of communication, bridge organizational silos, facilitate cross-team conversations thus creating opportunities for innovation, knowledge transfer, expertise location, and more. Yet, this is where organizations are struggling. ” 3.

EdTech’s Impact On Higher Education

LearnDash

Video streaming platforms (YouTube) in education is pretty common nowadays. It probably goes without saying that education has been significantly impacted by the surge in educational technology (or edtech). When most people think of edtech, images of mobile apps and Google tools come to mind. The reason edtech has surged in popularity is multifaceted. ed tech

Introducing Knowledge Direct NOW

Association eLearning

Mobile accessible platform. The International Society of Appraisers transformed a classroom course into an online course creating a valuable new revenue stream. Is your membership growing or declining? Did you know that the #2 reason people join associations is for education? Not Included in Knowledge Direct NOW : Customizations or Integrations*. NO Contract or Long Term Committment.

eLearning Tech and Trends for 2015

eLearning Chef

Those tools that can really improve upon Responsive Design delivery and significant cross-platform compatibility will have a strong advantage. Use of video to deliver eLearning will surge due to improved tools, increased bandwidth at less cost, more self-production capabilities, and a strong implementation of video streaming services. The more ‘analytics’ a platform offers, the stronger the candidate (even if reports are never actually run). Platforms. SCORM, xAPI, LTI, CMI-5. SCORM will continue to be popular, it’s still far too entrenched. Anything can be tracked?

Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning

Origin Learning

It provides a simple interface on devices like smartphones, tablets and computers to capture the streams of activities that learners undertake by converting them into simple statements. Learning in the 21 st century has become all-pervasive, transcending physical boundaries of a classroom-and- instructor based format. What is the TIN Can API? How does it work? The benefits. Like our post ?

Stephen Miller – Microlearning the theory can now be delivered

Sponge UK

Stephen Miller, Head of Platform Solutions at Sponge UK leads a team that helps organisations realise the benefits of microlearning and other learning solutions. The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. 01:40 – Why do you think microlearning is becoming more popular?