ATD WebCast Recap: Blended Learning Instructional Design
JUNE 5, 2015
I’d like to thank the ATD Learning & Development Community of Practice for hosting a Webcast on June 1, when I delivered Blended Learning Instructional Design: A Modern Approach. The audience (over 300 strong in the live event!) was incredibly interactive. I am so thankful to all of the attendees for contributing to the conversation. Highlights from the conversation are below.
ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research
JULY 24, 2012
Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. ASTD conducted a free webinar on that research report this week. The speakers at the webinar were Kevin Oakes (founder & CEO of i4CP, earlier founder of Click2Learn which was merged with Docent to form SumTotal) and John Polaschek (Sr.
What’s on the TechSmith roadmap? Watch the webcast replay.
MAY 7, 2014
This video is a replay of our May 7 webcast, which aired three pre-recorded segments and included two segments of live Q&A. If you watched the webcast video, please respond to our 5-question survey to help us improve the next one. Watch the webcast replay. It also gave us an excuse to preview next week’s big Snagit release! Can’t see the embedded video?
How to Become a Thought Leader: Register for Live Webcast with Dorie Clark
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
Take the first step in becoming a thought leader by signing up for our live webcast event. leadership development
June 20: Does Your LMS Focus on the User Experience?
MAY 24, 2013
Best Practices Event e-learning elearning eLL Free learning management systems LMS Webcast Webinar Registration is filling up fast for our next Webinar: Does Your LMS Focus on the User Experience? A Bersin & Blatant Media Webinar. Wednesday, June 20, 2013, Noon – 1:00 PM MDT (UTC-7). Anything less leads to frustration and wasted time. Dr. Katherine Jones. Dan Medakovic.
APRIL WEBINAR: A Step-by-Step Guide to Setting Up Your Learning Management System
APRIL 5, 2013
Best Practices Event configuration e-learning elearning eLL Free learning management systems LMS Webcast Webinar It’s been quite a few months since we presented our popular Webinar on the topic of configuring a learning management system. Since then, many of you have likely started using a new platform. Consequently, we’re repeating this popular session. Defining administrators.
ASTD Webcast on Manager's Role in Employee Learning and Performance Improvement
The Peformance Improvement
SEPTEMBER 26, 2013
I did a webcast for the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) on the topic of the manager’s role in employee learning and performance improvement. Again, a more in-depth explanation of all of these points is available at the ASTD site for the webcast. That must be a hot topic for trainers and managers because the presentation was well attended with over 500 registrants. If you didn’t attend and would still like to listen to my talk and see the slides, go to the ASTD site. The Cliff’s Notes version is in three parts. Anticipation. Alliance. Application.
Free webcast (ASTD members) - Twitter 101: The Basics and Tips for Learning Use
Take an e-Learning Break
JANUARY 4, 2012
REGISTER NOW Open to all as part of the ASTD 2012 TechKnowledge webcast seriesThursday, January 12 • 2:00 p.m. ET Presenter: David Kelly Twitter is an excellent tool to leverage for both personal and professional learning and growth, and more and more organizations are harnessing its power as part of learning programs. And with that, many learning professionals are encountering the same challenges, such as: How can I use Twitter in my learning programs if I don't even know how to use Twitter myself? What is the platform's value?
Learning with e's
JANUARY 24, 2014
When I''m not travelling somewhere to speak or teach, I am at home or in the office webcasting , blogging, making videos and tweeting out content, having conversations with peers and generally engaging with the international community of learning professionals in real time. It took me a little by surprise, because frankly, I had forgotten I had done it. Technology has changed how I work.
Citrix Adds Do-it-yourself Webcasting, Announces New HDFaces GoToTraining Beta by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
APRIL 23, 2013
From small-group presentations to stadium-filled sales seminars, Citrix connects people with a full range of video-enabled collaboration tools. Blended Learning Learning Media Training Strategies Virtual Classrooms
Magic Coast Introduces VODaL: Simplifying Live Video Webcasts by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
MAY 18, 2016
Video on demand (VOD) is a great innovation: It offers providers control, low risk, and simplicity. Unfortunately, it can be. problematic for training use, where you want engagement, interactivity, and real-time collaboration. VODaL offers a user. experience that resembles a live streaming event without the cost and risk of live television! Learning Media Training Strategies
In praise of webcasting
Clive on Learning
SEPTEMBER 11, 2008
Would I pay for the privilege of seeing the webcasts? Arriving late to an auditorium already full to the brim, I was forced yesterday to watch Itiel Dror's presentation to the ALT-C 2008 conference in Leeds from a second room where a video feed was being streamed in using Elluminate. Now I've seen Itiel speak a number of times, so my attention focused more on the effectiveness of the technology that was being used to deliver his presentation. My conclusion was that a live (or even a recorded) video feed of a presentation is almost as good as being at the event in person.
Creating, Leading, and Maintaining Highly Functional Virtual Teams
APRIL 7, 2016
For this reason, Jennifer took the time to share her lessons learned and best practices with the Association for Talent Development’s (ATD) webcast audience on March 17, 2016. Association for Talent Development (ATD) Session Recap. Over the past 20 years, Jennifer Hofmann has built an entirely virtual and highly functional team at InSync Training. It wasn’t cool back then. Virtual Teams
ASTD Webcast: Rapid E-Learning
FEBRUARY 19, 2007
February's Featured T+D Webcast: Rapid Learning Join ASTD tomorrow at 2:00 PM ET for this month's featured T+D Webcast, which examines how the need to deliver training materials faster is altering design and delivery of training programs. EST (I'll be rehearsing) Webcast registration is free for ASTD members. Here is a reminder for you ASTD Members. Rapid Learning Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2007 Time: 2:00 p.m. EST Note: Please do not log in until 1:30 p.m. Go over to www.astd.org and register.
Webcast: Using the Psychology of Games for Learning
MAY 14, 2013
I should have posted this a few days ago, but I’m doing a webcast tomorrow (Wednesday May 15th, 1pm ET) for ASTD on using the psychology of game design for learning. Behavioral Economics Brain Stuff e-Learning Games Human Behavior Wackiness ASTD Webcast Talking about some familiar stuff (flow, hyperbolic discounting) and a few new things (visceral feedback). Not sure if you need to be an ASTD member to attend, but I *think* you can just sign up: [link]. .
T+D Webcast - Social Networking and Learning
OCTOBER 23, 2007
Tony O'Driscoll, Paula Ketter and I did a webcast for T+D - ASTD's publication today. 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 Unfortunately, we ran into a few technical issues. For example, I was trying to demonstrate elements of my blog and found out that folks were not seeing anything. Rookie move not to ask if everyone was seeing it. All that said, it was fun to participate in the session.
Out and About: Need for Speed, Interview and Webcast
FEBRUARY 4, 2007
for an ASTD Featured Webcast. The details are below, if you have time, register and attend, it would be great to have you on the webcast. Join us on Tuesday, February 20, for a special webcast for ASTD members. In this month's T&D Magazine published by ASTD , I have a number of quotes in the Need for Speed article by Michael Laff.
PhotoShop 20th Anniversary Webcast
Take an e-Learning Break
FEBRUARY 11, 2010
Registration is closed but there will be a webcast of the event. For 20 years, the world has used industry-leading Adobe Photoshop software to transform creative inspiration into nearly everything we see, from magazine covers to medical devices to city skylines. That's why, every day, Adobe is inspired to create the innovative technologies that build more speed, intelligence, and magic into each new Photoshop product-so you can continue to turn your creative vision into reality. Plus, you will get an exclusive sneak peek at the future of Photoshop." Check it out: [link
Unshrouding the Mystery of Blended Learning
AUGUST 3, 2015
Instructional strategies such as lecturing, guided learning, exploratory discussions, debates and role-playing must be amalgamated with online learning tools such as podcasts, e-books, webcasts and digital video libraries, massive multiplayer online games, wikis, etc. For many, blended learning is still a muddled concept. Sorry to burst the bubble, but that is NOT blended learning.
Grow Your eLearning Legacy with Professional Development
MARCH 22, 2017
Webcasts, Online Summits and Events. Being an eLearning Rockstar is no easy feat. It takes time and resources to learn all the ins and outs of the industry and how to best apply those to the training content you’re building. That’s why we want to help you learn and develop your skills by providing you with all of the tools you’ll ever need! Video Training Library. And more!
Managing Minds, Winning Hearts
The Peformance Improvement
DECEMBER 6, 2016
To learn more about "managing minds", attend our webcast, Managing Minds,Winning Hearts , on December 9, 2016, at 1:00 Eastern. We are now in the "Knowledge Economy" which means that we must learn differently than we have in the past. As I wrote in a previous blog post titled, The Manager's Abridged History of Work and Learning : . companies was 67 years. We have no choice.
Six Ways To Engage An Online Audience
NOVEMBER 3, 2012
Here are a few tips and tricks to develop engaging online webcasts. Therefore, webcasts have become more common. Here are a few tips and tricks to develop engaging online webcasts: 1. “When planning a webcast, it is important to first think about who the target audience is, what they value and what information they may be seeking on a given subject,” said Eric Marsh, senior marketing manager at Philips Lighting Co. When the audience recognizes the speaker’s authority, they are more likely to see the webcast as a useful educational tool.
Industry Report: Too Much Training; Not Enough Learning
The Peformance Improvement
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
If we include “blended learning”, “virtual classroom/webcast only”, and “online or computer-based methods” in the mix, we see that companies are continuing to invest most in methods of learning that have the least payoff. I would expect the margin of error to be high. Instructor-led classroom only” is still reported to be the primary method of employee learning and development.
Cool Site by Bloomsburg University Instructional Design Department CAC Member
OCTOBER 3, 2011
Watch them live in this recorded webcast of their presentation. At Bloomsburg University, twice a year we have our Corporate Advisory Council (CAC) meeting and representatives from corporations all over the country come and evaluate the students as the students present and they take some time to show off some cool things that they are doing. You should check it out. Out and About Shout Out
Too Busy to Read Our Series on How to Set Up a Learning Management System? Attend our Webinar Instead
MAY 31, 2012
Event configuration e-learning elearning eLL Free learning management systems LMS Webcast WebinarOur series, “ A Step-by-Step Guide to Setting Up a Learning Management System ,” is nearing completion. For those of you who’d prefer to get a condensed overview of the information in a live virtual session, we’ll be presenting a one-hour Webinar on the topic: A Step-by-Step Guide to Setting Up Your Learning Management System. Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MDT (GMT-6). Details and registration form are located here.
Citrix Launches Multimedia Webcasting Service GoToWebinar Premier Event by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
MAY 28, 2012
Citrix launches GoToWebinar Premier Event, which allows organizers to broadcast to larger consumer or business-focused audiences, reducing the communication and travel costs usually incurred when assembling larger audiences. Asynchronous Mobile Learning Social Media Synchronous Tools
Registration Now Open for May and June Webinars
APRIL 26, 2013
Best Practices Event LMS Webinar Free learning management systems eLL e-learning elearning Webcast Absorb LMS Tips and Tricks. Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MDT (UTC-7). Join Absorb LMS team members for a fast-paced presentation of their favorite Absorb LMS tips and tricks. Whether you’re an Absorb LMS customer, use a different learning management system, or are considering acquiring your first LMS, this session will likely give you ideas on how you can optimize the management of your learning initiatives to provide a rewarding experience for your learners.
How MPHI Created Mobile-friendly eLearning Using Lectora
OCTOBER 13, 2016
The State of Michigan had a series of prerecorded training webcasts that needed to be updated to add interactivity. The new eLearning course—“Building Healthy Communities”—needed to have more tracking capabilities than were available in a webcast, along with knowledge checks added. “I was like a kid in the candy store. I had to force myself to go home at the end of the night.”
Agility and Informal Learning -- Free Webcast
ATD Learning Technologies
MAY 14, 2012
Nimble. Flexible. Agile. Winning organizations today are those who are able to respond to dynamic market conditions and rapidly seize opportunities. This requires professionals wired to continuously learn, apply, innovate, and share their wisdom. Click here to read full version
4 Questions to Ask When Building a Learning Strategy
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Develop all new learning offerings — courses, webcasts, content — to map to the CEO agenda. Building a learning strategy is a key CLO mandate. Chief learning officers can add significant value to a learning strategy by aligning learning with the CEO’s agenda. Ensure that learning programs map to the business wins defined in the CEO’s agenda for the next 3-5 years.
Thinking e-learning strategy? Think video
JUNE 16, 2012
Video webcasting is also a growing trend for educating staff and clients, such as conferences and product launches. InterCall Webcast Studio. Every day, 98 years of video is being uploaded onto YouTube ( reference ). YouTube is now the second most commonly searched platform, after Google. It has 2 billion visitors a day, and handles 10% of all Internet traffic ( reference ). Screenr.
How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning
MARCH 8, 2010
Back Channel - the workplace can also use microblogging as a back channel for live training webcasts to track the user’s responses, ask questions or to share any related information. These tools can also be integrated within live webcasts too. In a couple of years, microblogging tools have become very popular. All these tools have functionality that’s similar to Twitter.
The 7 most important LMS features to support Synchronous Learning
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
2) Webcasts. If you need to replicate traditional classroom based lectures on an e-learning environment, a webcast is the ideal solution. The next step from simple webcasts is the ability to have tele-conference between teacher and student (or even multiple students). n this blog post we’ll describe some essential LMS features to support synchronous learning. 4) Chat.
President Elect Brings Web 2.0 to the People
NOVEMBER 10, 2008
For example, Barack Obama could start doing a weekly YouTube video and fireside chats for the 21st century by allowing people to text or email questions to him that he might answer live during the webcast. We all know that President-elect Barack Obama used text messages and his web site to a distinct advantage in the election.