Reputation in Social Learning Technologies
SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
Reputation in social learning technologies is what people use as an indicator of trust, value and usefulness. The Oxford Dictionary defines reputation as the opinions or views that are generally held of someone or something with respect to character or other qualities. Reputation Reputation systems give people information about others’ past performance. Best During the past five years, a number of researchers have studied reputation systems and explained why they are important to have online and embedded within systems where peers share information. Exposing
5 Reasons Why eLearning Has A Bad Reputation And How To Overcome It
JANUARY 25, 2016
However, if you know why eLearning has gotten a bad reputation over the years, you have the power to overcome the stereotypes and create an unforgettable eLearning experience. Unfortunately, eLearning has a bad reputation in some circles, especially in the corporate training sector. eLearning has a negative connotation for many people. There is a caveat to this, however.
Top Reasons Why eLearning Has a Bad Reputation in Your Company
OCTOBER 8, 2015
Hence, they have gained a bad reputation. In this post, we'll go over the main reasons that have given your eLearning courses a bad reputation. You know something’s wrong with the eLearning courses that you are offering if: The reports are dripping in bad news. The results are screaming “drop-outs” and “low retention.”. Their morale is down. Buy you know that it was more than that.
Americans Would Rather Be Unemployed Than Work for Companies with Bad Reputations
OCTOBER 5, 2013
workers would not take a job with a company that had a poor reputation even if they were unemployed, a new survey shows. Corporate Responsibility Magazine, in conjunction with Allegis Group Services, announced on Thursday the findings of the publication''s annual corporate reputation survey, which found that 69 percent of Americans would not take a job with a company that had a bad reputation — even if they were unemployed. In 2013, those surveyed making $100K or more required the most money to consider a move to a company with a bad reputation. Forum on Oct.
August 27, 2014 - LMS Security Matters
AUGUST 27, 2014
Thousands of websites are hacked and blacklisted every day, losing their data, reputation and search ranking. In addition to the reputation damage, hacking causes financial harm, emotional distress and clients’ confidence loss. LMS Security Matters. Data security is one of the most important issues nowadays. That is why so much attention is paid to the system security and reliability. eLearning
5 Steps towards a Successful e-Learning Course
MARCH 3, 2015
Since its inception at the tail end of the 20th century, e-Learning has thrived on its reputation for being simple and easy to get to grips with for the smartphone generation. However, that doesn’t mean that course leaders always find it easy to set up the courses, whether it’s due to a complicated LMS or Read More. The post 5 Steps towards a Successful e-Learning Course appeared first on SCORM Explained. Learning SCORM e-learning scorm training
Managing Your Online Reputation
MARCH 30, 2008
I’ve seen several articles over the past few months about online reputations, and why it is important for you to always be aware of how you are represented on the web. Michele Martin over at The Bamboo Project Blog has a great post titled With Web 2.0, You Can Run, But You Can’t Hide: Tools and Resources for Managing Your Online Reputation. Blogging has helped me tremendously ; it is a huge part of my online reputation. think it’s helpful to make people aware of how important their online reputation has become and explain why it is important.
7 Tips to Be a Happy, Productive, and Motivated eLearning Professional
JANUARY 15, 2016
More often than not, it is not money that motivates them or the desire to be reputable. The Best Tips and Tricks for eLearning Professionals to Incorporate into their Work Routines. eLearning professionals have a unique sense of motivation to provide in-depth knowledge to the people of the world. Instead, they are charged by their […]. eLearning Blog
"Oh My Gosh" - The Future of Reputation
MARCH 10, 2008
I scanned the book " The Future of Reputation." It is interesting to read, although it addressed more solutions for protection of privacy in legal and government policies. What hit me is this: Someone's reputation in the Internet could be an asset that can be destroyed very quickly. This tells me that good reputation as an asset in the Internet must be vigorously monitored. Rumors spread very fast and often times over-presenting the truths of the story.
You are what you tweet
Learning with e's
JANUARY 23, 2016
It can take a lifetime to establish a reputation, and only seconds to lose it completely. Once you tap the enter key, it's out there for others to see, and your reputation rests on what you have posted. One of the topics we discussed at our social media panel session at the BETT Show 2016 was its dangers and pitfalls. This evidence was shown to academic staff and he was in trouble.
Year in Review: 5 eLearning Reports to Read before 2016
DECEMBER 30, 2015
reputable MOOC, coming from the universities, or platforms like edX, could be integrated with corporate development plans. If the information already exists and comes from a reputable university, I’d take advantage of that.”. 2015 was a big year for Docebo and the learning industry as a whole. We thought now would be a good time to reflect on our year in research. DOWNLOAD THE REPORT.
The Learning Side of Sears
FEBRUARY 13, 2017
It includes two data-driven tools, Segno Expertise and Segno Reputation. Nguyen uses Segno Expertise and Reputation together, relying on data and gamification to help make that happen. Frank Nguyen has a knack for entering companies during periods of significant transition. It happened at Intel Corp. It also happened at American Express Co. And it’s the case now. she asked.
3 Reasons for Organizations to Offer Effective Compliance Training [Infographic]
JULY 30, 2016
Compliance training educates employees on the laws, regulations, ethics, and guidelines of the company which in turn creates a friendly workplace atmosphere and enhances the organization’s reputation. Visit the infographic for reasons why organizations need to have an effective compliance training program in place. Training Solutions Compliance Training
2016 EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives: Empower, Accelerate, Transform
JUNE 7, 2016
Bringing together learning, talent and HR professionals to share and discuss how learning and talent management drive performance and deliver business value, EMEA Skillsoft Perspectives has gained a reputation for delivering best practices and advice on the big issues affecting learning and talent management today. This year is no exception. general
Why You Should Care About M-Learning
MARCH 27, 2014
Put simply, ignoring the mlearning shift will result in the company being seen as dated and out-of-touch… and no one wants to work for a company with that reputation! Mobile learning is becoming increasingly popular in the workplace. In fact, today if there is a learning management system (or courses) that do not perform on mobile devices, it is borderline in-excusable.
Does Your eLearning Content Set Off Fireworks?
JUNE 29, 2016
It had a good reputation. When crafting modules and courses, look for ways to make it a learning event that, through skillful use of design and technology, will enhance your reputation and make learners want to take your courses for years to come. When I was in high school, I had the opportunity to watch a fireworks display in Sapporo, Japan. It was an event.
Reputation - Its More Important Than Ever But What Exactly Is it?
JUNE 11, 2009
The whole idea is reputation-based currency. Do you know what whuffie is? Do you have any? Can you spare some? Did you know that it came from a book and that there is a whole book about it ? So when we are talking about implementing social media for learning within organizations, we can see the value of having something like whuffie right?
Online Education Around the World
NOVEMBER 21, 2013
25, 2013 the European Commission launched an open education resource website [link] - this infographic goes on to list institutions affiliated with openeducationeuropa, foreign universities offering online coursework, and ends with top rated world universities with global reputations. For more on the history of elearning read this post. On Sept.
Top 3 Reasons Your eLearning Needs Quality Assurance
AUGUST 31, 2016
simple, straightforward QA process will help you avoid the toll that those mistakes can have on your career, and on your reputation. During World War I, manufacturing processes became more complex, and a large number of workers led to minimal supervision. We have three reasons why it’s critical to include this step in your design: QA saves time. “We don’t have time! QA builds trust.
Caution: Choose Your LMS Wisely
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
Even if you don’t initially plan on using it, any reputable LMS will support it. Reputation – Get a general sense of what people are saying about the options you are considering. The reputation of the LMS is often the deciding factor in the case of a “tie” Reference: cypherworx. The feature-sets are expansive and so are the pricing options.
Online Education Facts and Figures
APRIL 28, 2014
44% look at school reputation. Interestingly, what learners indicate as most important in an online educational program is the same as what is valued in traditional institutions – primarily in regards to reputation and tution (cost). Online degrees and certifications are becoming extremely popular for a variety of reasons. Online Degree Appeal. Ability to study at own pace.
10 Reasons to Use Serious Games
DECEMBER 17, 2014
This is extremely important when doing corporate training where people are hesitant to try something different because they don’t want to hurt their own reputation or the company. If you are involved in elearning (even traditional training), then it is likely that you have considered implementing some form of serious game into your course material. gamification serious games
Why a Learning Culture Helps You Improve Your Company’s Bottom Line
OCTOBER 6, 2016
On the face of it, Nokia seemed to have it all—a slew of phones (from basic phones that just let you make calls to those Lumia models that pack in a mean computing punch), an invincible reputation for churning out quality products (that seemingly indestructible Nokia 3310), and a loyal customer base (if you owned a mobile phone, it had to be a Nokia). Learn. Innovate. corporate training
Toolkit: A Review of Rehearsal, or How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall? by Joe Ganci
Learning Solutions Magazine
MAY 23, 2016
Now Rehearsal.com provides a chance to practice with someone, a mentor who has an excellent reputation. Classes and courses do not make learners into experts. They are the foundation for further learning, but it’s practice that. takes learners to higher levels of skill. But training often leaves out the follow-up practice and feedback, so the foundation. erodes quickly. Read about it here! Design & Development Tools Training Strategies
Snapchat, Millennials, and the Micro Revolution
JANUARY 29, 2016
Despite years of high engagement and growing usership, Snapchat has only recently shed the bad reputation with which it had long been saddled. In the past few months, the mobile messaging app Snapchat has been generating buzz unlike any it has before. Gary Vaynerchuk wrote a great retrospective on Snapchat’s journey yesterday.) Snapchat posts are informal, in-the-moment, and small.
Open or shut?
Learning with e's
JULY 12, 2015
Those who blog – including me – agree there are positive outcomes, such as networking and collaborating, finding new audiences and opportunities, disseminating research more widely, and building one’s reputation. For established researchers and those who have gained a reputation, it's different story. A new breed of academics is emerging in the digital age. They are the open scholars.
Online Versus Traditional Education
MAY 9, 2016
As reputable universities joined programs like Coursera there was a flood of learners eager to sign-up for the courses being offered. If you were to look at the educational landscape only 15 to 20 years ago then it would look a lot different than it does today. Students of all ages are now using technology in a variety of creative ways that supplement their coursework.
ELearning in Higher-Ed Now an Expectation
AUGUST 12, 2013
Sure, nearly all elearning programs offer the benefits above, but it is also important that the programs have a solid reputation. In addition, individuals looking to get their degree online are interested in the amount of transfer credit accepted when the enroll, and if they were to ever leave for another institution. In order to assess an institutes reputation, online students look at the following factors: Accreditation. Online courses and modules within education are no longer the exception, they are the norm. There are certainly other benefits to an elearning program.
Training Manager Frustrations: The Customer Service Solution
OCTOBER 18, 2016
Online rants and YouTube videos of abysmal service are shared with ghoulish delight and a company’s reputation can take a nose dive as a result of one bad service encounter being uploaded to the web, tweeted, or shared via alternative social media posts or reposts. Great people want to work at excellent companies with incredible reputations and strong cultural values. 2015).
How MOOCs Can Solve Common Training Problems
Your Training Edge
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
Take, for example, compliance training, which has a reputation for being particularly painful. It can also potentially lead to lost clients, a damaged corporate reputation, and other negative impacts that are difficult to pinpoint and measure. From the outside, corporate training appears to be something of a paradox. Problem 1: Employees aren’t engaged. Copyright 2014 Bryant Nielson.
eLearning Cyclops: Heading to #DevLearn
OCTOBER 30, 2011
Saturday is the Best Day to Build Your LinkedIn Profile!
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 1, 2015
You will discover best practices for creating an online presence, learn about privacy and other settings, get tips on networking and protecting your online reputation, and more. What are you doing Saturday? Are you going to build something? storage shed perhaps? Face it, there's no way you'll finish either of those projects tomorrow. If you want to build something that matters, and get it done in a day, why not focus on your LinkedIn Profile? During this class, you will learn to use the most powerful features of LinkedIn to get your profile noticed.
How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent
JANUARY 6, 2015
Blog posts from such reputable sources as Harvard Business Review. Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. They can turn to Blogs, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. to find learning content. The problem, though, is that it can be difficult to find high quality, informative learning content among a massive sea of choices. solution.
Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
Or, you can choose an LMS provider with a reputation for quality that has already created a fully functioning robust platform that can still be customized to be everything you want and more. Who’s more reliable, an LMS provider with a stellar reputation but a proprietary LMS or an open source LMS provider that gives you no support or closes up shop without warning? you say excitedly.