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Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

Learning Modes (Informal Learning/Social Learning). Social Learning/Informal Learning. Workplace Learning and Social Learning started being accepted in 2013 as the main modes of organizational learning. Incorporation of social media into core training strategy. Social networking systems integrating more gamification elements as part of their functions.

Predictions and Fiction

CLO Magazine

It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future,” the legendary New York Yankees player and manager was reported to say. The difficult nature of predictions hasn’t stopped the rise of an industry chock-full of pundits and experts offering up their forecasts on what’s next. By and large, predictions are fiction. Some predictions look spectacularly bad in hindsight.

The Web 3.0 Social Network

Learning with e's

I hope you enjoy it. :-) For many people the Social Web is simply far too complex to organise. They fail to make optimum use of their social network because they don't know enough about its potential. tool that will give you more time by doing your social networking for you. social networking, right here, right now. thing and simply don't get it.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Some Mobile Learning Predictions for 2011 Mobile learning will get its own identity. 10 Predictions for 2011: Trends that Will Reshape the Training Industry Total spending for training services will increase by an estimated 7-9%. Learning technologies are becoming social, collaborative, and virtual.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Before I start with any of my actual predictions, let me throw in an overall prediction that the year is going to start off slow for most people, but by the end of the year, we will all be thinking: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” Some of my predictions are home runs and, well, sometimes I get things wrong. They didn’t really use the language of social learning. You can’t.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. After such an exciting and rewarding 2010, my predictions for the coming year seem broader and more varied given the fast changing dynamics of the marketplace and accelerated adoption of mobile learning by organizations of all sizes. Private Social Networks Win Over Public. mLearning Engagements Expand. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment.

Gartner’s top tech 2012 predictions: Impact on learning at 3 levels

Learning Cafe

The highly respected information technology research and advisory company Gartner has made the top 10 enterprise technology predictions for 2012. In this blog I have tried to assess the impact of these predictions on learning at three different levels and is depicted in the table below. Impact analysis – We have to be a bit careful in interpreting this prediction. Medium.

The 2020 Workforce and the LMS Disconnect

Xyleme

Based on insights from her book , the podcast looks at trends and predictions about what the workforce will look like in 2020. By 2020, the workplace will be highly personalized and social. Social networks will be the first point of contact between companies and their future employees and internal social networks will be the primary way that workers communicate, connect and collaborate. For Millennial and 2020 employees, smart mobile devices are appendages and social networking is second nature. By Jeffrey Katzman.

Jakob Nielsen on social networks on the intranet

Clive on Learning

I would not have a predicted such a positive review of the progress being made by early adopters, but if Jakob is convinced then we can be comfortable that there's good evidence to back this up. technologies — unless ‘thinking about social software’ is considered progress. That could explain why, in our studies, successful social media initiatives at many companies emerged from underground, grassroots efforts." Companies are turning a blind eye to underground social software efforts until they prove their worth, and then sanctioning them within the enterprise."

Web 3.0 Social Network

Learning with e's

For many people the Social Web is simply far too complex to organise. They fail to make optimum use of their social network because they don't know enough about its potential. tool that will give you more time by doing your social networking for you. social networking, right here, right now. Some people are completely confused over the whole Web 2.0

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 9

Upside Learning

Predictions and Hopes for Elearning in 2011. Lists 22 predictions and 14 hopes covering diverse topics including: mobile learning, analytics, accreditation, open educational resources, quality of e-learning, perceived quality, accountability, faculty development, and many calls for collaboration. Social Gaming Market to Surpass $1 Billion. Predictions for e-Learning in 2011.

T+D Webcast - Social Networking and Learning

Tony Karrer

Tony's examples were brief, but interesting: Wikis Product updates/news Project management Podcasts Communications Sales / Field Force Collective Intelligence Predictive markets Social Networking New Hires Communities of Practice One of the questions we got was: How do you start as a Learning Professional? The associated links: Learning and Networking With A Blog (T+D article) Today's PowerPoint Presentation ASTD homepage Webcast Archives T+D magazine website Learning Circuits Blog You might also want to look at my eLearning 2.0 and Learning 1.0 to Learning 2.0.

Future technologies: What lies ahead

Learning with e's

Everyone seems to be interested in the future, and while we cannot predict it with any great accuracy, we know what the trends are and can follow them to see where they might lead. I also outline some of the major trends we should look out for in the next decade, including an increase in the emphasis on personalised learning, social networking and untethered (mobile) learning.

My History of Live Blogged Notes

Experiencing eLearning

Trends and Future Predictions. Social Networking, the “Third Place,” and the Evolution of Communication. Social Bookmarking to Support Professional Practice. Evaluating Social Networking Tools for Distance Learning. Creating and Teaching a College-Level Undergraduate Course in Social Networking. Storytelling and Scenario-Based Learning. World.

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TCC08: Creating and Teaching a College-Level Undergraduate Course in Social Networking

Experiencing eLearning

Developed a course on social networking for business. Use online library databases to research social networking. Past predictions about online communities assumed text because that was what was available. Provided a bunch of stats on social networking usage–I’m not taking notes on all that). Many businesses consider time on social networking sites wasted, but not all. Wachovia is testing social networking for sharing information and developing community within the community. Premises. Myspace. LinkedIn.

mLearning marches ahead: new trends in mobile learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

His predictions are backed by his long experience with mobile learning. His predictions are, in brief: mLearning projects get bigger, device diversity is the "new normal", apps trump browser-delivered content, authoring tools evolve to deal with mobility, tablets explode, private social networks support business centric social interactions, mobile device/os vendors consolidate, new experts provide consulting on mLearning and new features exploit technology capabilities inherent in devices.

Social Networking, Informal Learning, Twitter, & Gaming

Big Dog, Little Dog

We are all very familiar with social networking platforms such as MySpace, Flikr, YouTube, Twitter, Bebo and Facebook. Traditional senior and middle managers, who have been taught to assure operational predictability by securing tight control over workforce behaviour and events, must be prepared to manage in a different and more subtle way. They are almost household names.

It’s Happening…

Tom Spiglanin

For some time now, a number of us in the Learning and Development (L&D) field have predicted and/or feared the obsolescence of our role in workplace learning. Formal training has never represented the preponderance of workplace learning, far surpassed by informal social learning and mentoring. Collaboration directly leads to informal social learning, and it’s inevitable.

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

One of my most popular posts each year is my list of predictions. In fact, my 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 , was most popular post for 2009 (see 2009 Top Posts and Topics ) and it came up pretty high in the recent Top 125 eLearning Posts of 2009. I will definitely be coming out with my 2010 predictions. So, it’s a far richer problem than indicated by my prediction.

Predictions for 2009

Clark Quinn

Over at eLearn Magazine , Lisa Neal Gualtieri gets elearning predictions for 2009, and they’re reliably interesting. Social networking will become the ‘go to’ option to drive performance improvements. And I’ve been riffing quite a lot recently about social networking (e.g. So there you have it, my optimistic predictions. Tags: social mobile games strategy Here’re mine: The ordinary: Mobile will emerge, not as a major upheaval, but quietly infiltrating our learning experiences. I welcome your thoughts.

eLearn Mag predictions

Clark Quinn

eLearning Magazine’s 2009 predictions are now up , including those of yours truly. By my (informal) count, one of the major predictions is the rise of social networking. The predictions go off in more directions from there. Whether or not any of the predictions come to pass, it’s a broad view of what could be, and particularly the optimistic views provide some insight into what’s coming sooner or later. It’s a fascinating look of optimism, pessimism, and viewpoints from a lot of different perspectives. Check it out!

12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

Tony Karrer

Last year I laid out in January my Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008. In my post, 2008 2009 - written in December 2008, I looked at how well I did in those predictions, and my results were pretty good, not perfect. There will also be growth in discussions and social networks for collaborative learning. 3 - Increase in Consumer/Education Social Learning Solutions will Increase Pressure for Social Learning Solutions in Corporate Learning Sorry, I couldn't figure out a shorter way to say this. So, let's try it again this year. #1 2 - eLearning 2.0 tools.

Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)

Axonify

Borrowing the best features embedded in popular products and services might be the smartest way to predict where we are headed in the coming years. We will see the death of the traditional LMS, alongside an increased value on data and predictive analytics. These two trends I predict to peak in 2017 are actually a bit of a paradox. Josh Bersin. Industry Analyst. Josh_Bersin.

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My mLearning Predictions for 2010

mLearning Trends

I'll start things off by offerings my own list of mobile learning-related predictions for 2010. So, where to start with this year's predictions? So, without further ado and in no particular order, I offer my early January predictions for mlearning in 2010. Mobile learning will meld with social networking on every learner's mobile device making the two technologies a fully integrated experience; support for these two technologies will be an essential part of every mlearning vendor's core offerings. Knock, Knock!! Who's there? Mobile. Mobile Who?

Big Data: A Game Changer For E-Learning

Learnnovators

This data is collected through Learning Management Systems (LMS), Content Management Systems (CMS) and other media, including social networks via which the learners interact with our learning programs. However, the real strength of Big Data lies in its power to help forecast or predict scenarios and take preventive action. Introduction. But, what is Big Data? Conclusion.

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Learning by experimenting

Clark Quinn

Yet we see that far too few organizations are using social networks for learning (< 30%), for example. Or, as Alan Kay put it: “the best way to predict the future is to invent it” Yes, this requires some resources, but it’s ultimately key to organizational success, and L&D can and should be the driver of the process within the organization. social strategy technologyIn some recent work, an organization is looking to find a way to learn fast enough to cope with the increasing changes we’re seeing. And this led to some thoughts.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. An Educator’s Professional Learning Network.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Her topic– personal learning networks, also known as PLNs. Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. An Educator’s Professional Learning Network.

Coherent Implications

Clark Quinn

One of the things to do with models is use them as the basis to explain and predict. There are three layers: work teams composed of members from different communities of practice, that are connected outward to broader social networks. strategy socialAnd right now I’m working with the Coherent Organization model and looking at the implications for decisions.

5 Companies Likely to Buy Coursera

LearnDash

Over time though, we will see only a few major players , and I predict that Coursera will be one of (if not THE one) remaining. Facebook - FB has proven themselves as a social network, so applying their principles to social learning only seems natural. Coursera was launched in April 2012, and one year later boasts 3.2 million users. Heck, in 2006 they bought 18!

Social Business by the Numbers

Marcia Conner

In followup to my list of websites with data relevant to social business , many people have asked for pointers to some of the most interesting data about social media, social business, and engagement. Although face-to-face will remain the most prevalent form of customer interaction, CEOs expect a step-change in the use of social media. 58% are using it. AdAge. hours.

Workplace Learning: Adding, Embedding & Extracting

Performance Learning Productivity

Gartner predicts continued growth in mobile devices and there is no doubt their use as performance support tools (beyond the ubiquity of Google access) will increase. High performing individuals, teams and organisations focus on exploiting development opportunities in the workplace because that’s where most of the learning happens. The two activities are viewed as separate.

The nature of e-learning in Australia

Spark Your Interest

Our love for our devices may be matched by our infatuation with social media. According to the 2012 Yellow Social Media Report , 62% of Australian internet users visit social networking sites (36% do so daily), while 79% of large businesses have a social media presence. To a lesser extent, social and mobile elements are also making an appearance.

Ch-ch-ch-changes

Clark Quinn

People can create or access portals to share created and curated resources, and social networks to interact with one another. If L&D realized it was about supporting the broad spectrum of learning, including self-learning, and social learning, and research and problem-solving and trouble-shooting and design and all the other situations where you don’t know the answer when you start, the possibilities are huge. That’s the world I want to live in, and as Alan Kay famously said: “the best way to predict the future is to invent it.” social strategy