The Atlantic | April 2002 | The Medals of His Defeats

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Books The Medals of His Defeats Our author takes the Great Man down a peg or two—and still finds that Churchill was a great man by Christopher Hitchens Find out more about the history of Atlantic Charter, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more.

The Learning Circuits - Untitled Article

The Learning Circuits

(originally posted by Peter Isackson) Curiously, Clark and I don't seem to know for certain whether we "furiously" agree or not. This seems rather typical of the whole learning business. I tend to agree with Clark that we do agree!

The Learning Circuits - Untitled Article

The Learning Circuits

(originally posted by Clark Quinn) Well, I really want to reply to Peter, but right now I've got a bee up my bonnet, and I want to vent (how's that for mixing my metaphors?). I'll get to Peter's comments in a moment. In recent work, I've reliably been coming up against a requirement for a pre-test. And I can't for the life of me figure out why, they're not using the data to do anything but compare it to the post-test!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Success in Manufacturing

Learning Visions

Wednesday, May 31, 2006 e-Learning Success in Manufacturing This article is kind of old (from 2002), but provides insight into the successes achieved by one manufacturing organization. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. It made me think of a proposed project we have with a major auto manufacturing firm.

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Informal Learning Blog » A Dutch 80/20

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Adobe Captivate: System Date Variables

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

    For this example, let's say that today's date is Sunday, November 17, 2002. For my computer, it displays November 17, 2002. But for my friend's computer, the same lesson displays Sunday November 17, 2002.

The Digital Workplace – are you ready?

Skillsoft

By Emily Wiese As I sat with my kids recently watching Dreamworks 2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, I was reminded of the many complexities that juggernauts of change bring.

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7 Deadly Myths of Microlearning

Learning Rebels

A 2002 study by the BBC indicated that 94% of people prefer learning modules that are under 10 minutes. Why are these particular microlearning myths deadly? As you all know, I’ve been around this microlearning block a time or two.

Animation as an Aid to Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a quick summary of seven principles for animation indicated in a 2002 article by Richard E. March 2002) Animation as an aid to multimedia learning. Mayer and Roxana Moreno.

Interview with an Expert: Beth Hayson, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Blue Sky eLearn

Since I began working at AAOMS in 2002. Beth Hayson has been working in education at associations for the past 20 years, with 14 of them being with AAOMS. Beth is the Associate Executive Director of Continuing Education, Meetings and Exhibitions at the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. She’s been working with AAOMS for the past 14 years and has spent 20 years working in education in some capacity at associations. How long have you been involved with eLearning?

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Webinar Recap: Talent Generation: An Important and Unexpected Role for Associations

Blue Sky eLearn

We’ve had a fluctuating, uncertain economy since 2002. Did you miss the live webinar? Read the recap here! We are at the end of an era. This has influenced consumerism and membership. Rapidly changing technology. We have had more technology developed in the past 5-10 years than the 50 years before that. We are currently experiencing the largest shift in human capital in history. In comes the workforce crisis. It is global. It is the most prominent and ignored crisis of our time.

7 Types of Training Programs That Should Now Be Converted to eLearning

SHIFT eLearning

According to IOMA (2002) companies save between 50% and 70% when they replace instructor-based training with e-learning. With the world going digital, you can no longer stick to traditional training programs that have to be delivered in classrooms and whose efficacy is dependent on the skills and personalities of the trainers. Your learners who may be scattered physically want more freedom to choose the training they want to take and the time and place where they want to take it.

CFOs Say L&D is Critical to Career Success

CLO Magazine

The 2002 results from a similar Accountemps poll show a transformation in perspective likely driven by a number of factors including market changes, globalization and rapid technological innovation.

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Writing & Grammar: To Be or Not to Be?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Yale Grammatical Diversity Project gives us the boundaries:  Murray and Simon (2002) describe the rough boundaries as Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, Northern West Virginia, and Central Indiana. by Jennie Ruby  I received a really interesting question from a reader this week (I've made it anonymous): Question: I work for a company with multiple locations across the country.

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3 Trends of Digital Education

LearnDash

million people (2002) to 6 million (2009). Digital content delivery is opening new possibilities in education. Traditional teaching was delivered in a “one size fits all” manner, which made it easy to leave learners behind.

Definition: Metacognition

Kapp Notes

2002) Aplying cognitive strategies to instructional design. 2002, December). The short definition of Metacognition is "Thinking about Thinking." Here are some more definitions from a variety of sources.

Benefits of Scenario-Based Learning

Experiencing eLearning

best acquired and more fully understood when situated within its context (Kindley, 2002). Why are scenarios effective for learning? They provide realistic context and emotional engagement. They can increase motivation and accelerate expertise.

ADL xAPI Conformance Test Launches, SCORM Cloud and SCORM Engine are Conformant LRSs

Experience API

Personally, we have been involved in the learning standards community since 2002 and in that time have come to understand the true value eLearning specifications provide in ensuring interoperability. Recently, ADL (the Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative) launched the xAPI Adopter Registry , which lists xAPI Adopters and Conformant LRSs.

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More on Visual Learning

Marcia Conner

Dec 1, 2002 By Jay Cross In the 20th century, we confused reading words with Somehow I missed this fabulous article from Jay Cross when it was originally published several years ago in eLearning Magazine. See what I mean? The author makes a plea for visual aids to accompany the usual columns of text.

Back to Basics: What is Instructional Design?

Obsidian Learning

While there are many models of instructional design, the most common stages of the process are described in the ADDIE model (see, for example, Gustafson & Branch, 2002). 2002). How many of these statements or questions have you heard?

Book Review: Love is the Killer App

Learning Visions

So Tim Sanders’ 2002 treasure, “ Love is the Killer App : How to Win Business and Influence Friends”, resonates with me in a big way. I like love and I bet you do too. In fact, I love love. It makes the world go ‘round and makes me feel good. Both the giving and the receiving parts.

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The Knowledge and Learning Transfer Problem

Performance Learning Productivity

During a meeting at Cambridge University around 30 years ago I was thoroughly chastised by a Cambridge academic. I’d used the phrase ‘learning delivery’ when describing computer-supported collaborative learning ( CSCL ) approaches.

20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark

eLearning Brothers

The eLearning Guild’s publication, boasting over 1000 articles since 2002. In our own, considered, humble opinion, we have an awesome blog that every eLearning professional should read.

How Gestalt Can Help You Create Better Training: This Month on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

” Proceedings of the Seventh World Conference on Computers in Education Conference on Computers in Education: Australian Topics 8 (2002). Welcome back to our #BLPLearn blog series, where we offer a monthly look at design and technology as it pertains to learning and development.

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About the e-coach Alison

e-Learning Academy

I first began my e-learning development in 2002 at a Pharma company, where we purchased a Learning Management System, Content Development Server and began creating e-learning courseware for Induction and product training. For visitors who don’t know me, I live in Sydney and have been consulting to organisations around Australia since April 2007.

BLP Wins 2016 Horizon Awards for Knowledge Guru ‘Drive’ and Custom Mobile Learning Solution

Knowledge Guru

The prestigious competition has received over 10,000 entries from over 40 countries since its inception in 2002. Bottom-Line Performance (BLP) is the proud recipient of four awards in the 2016 Horizon Interactive Awards competition, including one ‘Gold’ distinction.

Holiday “Cheer” in the Workplace

KnowledgeCity

Overall, drinking increased by 11 percent between 2002 and 2013, and nearly three-quarters of American adults said they had consumed alcohol within the last year.

Winter is here

Learning with e's

The sudden increase in births from 2002 onwards is largely responsible for this trend, and this was an expected rise. Image from Pexels We are heading into the perfect storm. Students numbers are growing, and there aren't enough teachers.

5 tips to knock your training program out of the park

Litmos

The 88th Major League Baseball All-Star Game also delivered some surprises, ending for the first time since 2002 in a tie! This week marked the summer midpoint of the 2017 Major League Baseball season, which of course brought with it the ever-popular MLB All Star Game and Home Run Derby.

Hard Finding Good Developers / Designers

Tony Karrer

million new computer and IT related job opening between 2002 and 2012 Based on my personal experience in hiring people in Los Angeles and based on the complaints of my fellow members of the Los Angeles CTO Forum, this already has real impact on us. I just saw a post by Karl Kapp that discusses the fact that there's a shortage of IT professionals. Some facts he cites: In September 2006, IT employment stood at 3,667,100 up 4.2%

What is gamification?

Growth Engineering

In 2002, Nick Pelling coined the term ‘gamification’ and freestyle rappers everywhere rejoiced at the rhyming potential it offered.

Moodle vs Totara – which is the right choice for you?

Paradiso

in 2002 to version 3.0 Moodle vs Totara: Understanding the differences. Anyone who has spent even a fraction of time looking into the world of elearning and the learning management system will have come across the rather abstract names of Moodle and Totara.

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Time to Performance

Tony Karrer

I thought that Time-to-performance was going to be the key metric back in 2002. There have already been some great contributions to this month’s big question – Predictions and Plans for 2010. I was reading Jay Cross’ response and one of his predictions: Faster, faster, faster, real time. Time-to-performance becomes the new metric. It’s funny to see that term again.

Content That Lives Within a Story Lasts Forever - Tip #118

Vignettes Learning

Activate as many senses as possible Our brains “work better when more than one sensory channel is activated by incoming stimuli” ( Tom Reamy, 2002 ). Stories can touch our whole being—our thoughts, imagination, emotions, and spirit.

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