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Your Digital Content Needs to be 5-able

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The 5-ables of Digital Training Content Join me on crowdcast this morning for a conversation about content. All content in the 21st century is 5-able. Come hear about what that means. powered by Crowdcast. 5-able 5able eLearning2.0 halfTilT Learning2.0 TheLearnTrain Web2.0

The Daily BSchlenker - Guest Michael Sheyahshe Shows us Unreal

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Surprise! eLearnDev is back. sort of. Does anyone even blogger any more? Well, for a good laugh I'm going to click the publish button and see how many RSS readers are still connected.

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Year Ends On A High – Air Freights Stay High, Ocean Rates Rise: Freight Rate Update W51

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Year Ends On A High – Air Freights Stay High, Ocean Rates Rise: Freight Rate Update Wk 51. By John Edmonds, Research & Marketing, Freightos. Against a background of IATA’s estimated 9.3% growth in world cargo volumes for 2017, air freight rates have been dramatically up this peak season.

Mobile Learning - No Pedagogy Required!

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I''ve published a few blog posts at Litmos.com/blog over the last 3 months. Most of the conversations around those posts occur in other places other than the blog, like Twitter, or Google+, or LinkedIn, etc.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

How Twitter Changed the eLearning Community with Conversations

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During the last #lrnchat session someone mentioned that Tweetchat.com was back. In the early days of #lrnchat I used tweetchat heavily to follow hashtag conversations.

21st Century Learning - Let's Leave 20th Century Education Behind!

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I''d like to restate something I''ve learned over the years living through and participating in the latest significant historical, world-changing event: The Internet. And you may find this to be obvious but here it goes. THE INTERNET CHANGES EVERYTHING!

EdCast Presents the Future Learning 2020 Summit - Silicon Valley - August 23rd and 24th

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I'd like to personally invite you to attend EdCast's 3rd Annual Future Learning 2020 Summit taking place August 23-24 in Silicon Valley.

Brent Schlenker Says Good Bye to Litmos!

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The Big Idea Today Litmos is announcing that I am no longer working as their Chief Learning Strategist. We still plan to work together in the future, but currently have no specific plans to announce. A Quick Look Back. I remember meeting the Litmos founders via twitter back when they launched. And seeing them exhibit for the first time while I was Program Director for DevLearn was a

Game Design and UX Design are about Learning

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I'm really looking forward to today's #TLDCast because I'll be hosting a book review of one of my favorite books: A Theory of Fun by Raph Koster. Whenever anyone asks me to recommend a book for newbies in the world of training and/or L&D, this is my #1 recommendation.

There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

Career Reflections: How Tom Peters Helped Me Re-Imagine My Career

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As I re-imagine my online presence for 2014 I''d like to reflect on my past and those who have influenced my career. My plan is to highlight at least one person each month that has influenced me in some way throughout my career journey. You may already know them.you may not.

My Weekly Review - eLearning Tools, Iterative Development, Pedagogy, and more

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I started the Week in Review posts on July 11th.yea.I''ve ve missed a few weeks.Sorry. Here is my review for this week August 4-8. eLearning Content Creation tools Okay, so they aren''t specifically tools just for eLearning. They are general content creation tools, but WOW!

Affective Context and Adding Emotions to Learning

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This video covers a lot of ground in 10mins. The importance of context can never be over emphasized. I dare you to watch this and not agree.yet I''ll be you will go right back to creating training exactly the way you NOW know will fail your learners (apologies to Jay Cross for using that L-word ).

Old School is History! Thanks to Hardcore History

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I FINALLY enjoyed the experience of my son understanding the powers of new media.

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

Weekly Review - Sept 15-19 - Apple, TED-Ed, LitmosAuthor, TwitterChats

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Apple, Apple, Joy, Joy. continues The big news this week is still the new Apple product announcements. I wrote a followup blog post about the impressive focus Apple puts on it''s events and perhaps we should put the same amount of effort into our training events.

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Twitter Conversation Types and Learning

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I''ve often wondered how much learning really occurs via twitter conversations and can the learning be measured. Twitter is fabulous for supporting your loosely joined networks. And many in the eLearning community list Twitter as one of their favorite "Learning Tools".

If School was Like a Jam Session

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If only enterprising entrepreneurs would build an authoring tool that enabled the creation of real world work simulations.

Quick Thought: The Importance of Learning Org vs Training Dept

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I don''t normally get much activity on LinkedIn, however this Jack Welch quote seems to resonate with many. I have never seen Mr. Welch deliver a keynote, and I don''t think I''ve ever read any of his books.

The Definitive Guide to Customer Education Metrics

As you build and scale your customer education program, the right data can help you identify patterns, make evidence-based decisions, and adapt strategy to meet business goals. In this eBook, Skilljar will share the data and metrics best practices that have helped their customers meet program goals and communicate business impact.

The Next Big Learning App! - not really

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C''mon people! Where is it? The kids are leaving (have left) Facebook for Snapchat. Normally when this happens, some enterprising capitalist jumps on the bandwagon with some sort of copycat app aimed at education. Where''s SnapLearn? Or SnapSkool? Or perhaps SnapClass? Hey, SnapClass!

TLDChat - Another First for the L&D Industry

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Last year we experimented with a daily live streaming show called L&D Talk. It was a fantastic experience, and convinced me that this crazy idea of daily live streaming was now possible. I've been thinking about this since my days in broadcast television back in the early '90s. The live streaming tech that exists today makes it possible within a simple interface. And we are looking forward to

My Advice for New Bloggers - Don't do it!

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Nick Leffler shared a tweet of mine in his blog post Community Advice for New Bloggers. It's a great post. And I say that because it got me thinking. Not many posts that I read, or write for that matter, do that any more. In fact I reflected so deeply on the post that I felt moved to blog here again. I haven't posted here in a while and the few posts that I have done have been few and far

Weekly Review - Sept 8-12 - Apple, LearningLIVE, Fireside lrnchat LIVE

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This week was filled interesting events. Monday Phoenix flooded with more water in one day than we usually receive all year. Tuesday was Apple Announcement Day.which should be a holiday. LearningLIVE was happening in the UK. Thursday was another fun Fireside #lrnchat LIVE.

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Top E-Learning Software - Recommendations and Pricing

Zero in on the best E-Learning software for your company. Get expert recommendations and pricing comparisons based on your specific needs.

Remembering Jay Cross and Informal Learning

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We lost an great leader in the Learning and Development community this weekend. His presence will be missed. But his impact will forever be felt by an industry struggling to see the future that appeared so clearly to him. I will miss Jay's casual, yet driven, approach to spreading the word about informal learning.and that smile. Oh, and those shirts. They were the perfect informal

HangChat: Google Hangout on Air During a Twitter Chat

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Twitter chats have become very popular. But popularity comes at a price. Besides the large number of tweets streaming by, you end up with spammers spamming the hashtag and other unnecessary noise. In the early days, with fewer participants it was easier to engage in quick multi-tweet conversations to dig deeper, or gain clarity, around someone''s point being made. In my experience lately the. lrnchat social media twitter twitterchat

Fireside #lrnchat LIVE via Google Hangout on Air

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This was my second try and making G+ Hangouts on Air work. I was lot more successful this week, however it wasn''t without a little pain and frustration. But it was an outstanding learning experience. And after all, isn''t that what we are all about?

TLDCast - Stella Lee Talks About Aging Workforce

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Special Guest Stella Lee Talks About Issues Facing Learning and Development Professionals I'm really looking forward to today's #TLDCast with Stella Lee. She is going to help us answer these big questions: How do we support the aging workforce? How do they prefer to learn? How can we leverage data to improve learning and performance support? Is big data the answer? What is the role of the L&D department for employees in preparing the future of learning (e.g.

Choosing the Right Technology for External Training

According to Talented Learning, more than 700 LMS vendors compete in today’s learning platforms marketplace. But of course, not all platforms are created equal. In this eBook, Skilljar will discuss the key components of an external training LMS, and why they’re essential for a well-designed customer training program.

Brent Schlenker Joins EdCast!

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The Big Story! I am officially part of team EdCast. If you missed it, I left Litmos a couple months ago.

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What is an API? [infographic]

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This is a fabulous infographic explaining a little about APIs. You can also check out the info at wikipedia on APIs. APIs may not seem important to you know, but they are what makes much of the internet magic you experience happen. And that same magic is coming to eLearning.

Instructional Design and Storytelling, or Instructional Design IN Storytelling

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I am a big fan of storytelling. I'm also a big fan of movies. I'm also a big fan of video. Okay, so I'm not going to list all the different media types. I do love them all. Put into the hands of experts media can impact human beings in profound ways.

BOOK: The Little Book of Talent

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I really like @danielpink and his books. I wasn't sure about To Sell is Human because I don't like reading about selling. But that's the beauty of his book. I have not finished it yet because I got side-tracked with a recommendation that he made.

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Employee Training Playbook by Lessonly

Strengthen new employees and develop existing teams with Lessonly’s Employee Training Playbook.