The Learning Circuits - Untitled Article

The Learning Circuits

converting information into effective strategy) and everyone else (i.e. (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.

The Learning Circuits - Untitled Article

The Learning Circuits

How Do We Know If Training Is Effective?" We expect improvement in pre-post test designs (this is forbidden in psychology as a mechanism to determine the effectiveness of an intervention, without a control group), so it doesn't really measure the quality of the content. (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.

The ripple effect

Learning with e's

Anyone who is interested in the social media phenomenon would be very interested to read this from Abday Adhikari, writing in the Guardian : Every time we publish information on the internet, we are effectively starting a conversation, because people can respond or react to it.

Effective Goal-Setting in eLearning: Which Type of Goals to Use

SHIFT eLearning

Effective goal-setting for performance goals means starting each goal with an action verb that describes the activity and sharing these goals at the start of the eLearning course. Chappuis & Stiggins, 2002.

Agile Microlearning Explained

Personalized training is a powerful and effective approach that assesses an individual’s. organizations—even though it was much more effective than. techniques, deliver an extremely effective adaptive microlearning solution. described by the spacing effect).

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. Here is an instructional animation…does it meet the criteria…is it effective instructionally? March 2002) Animation as an aid to multimedia learning.

Introduction to Evaluation in e-Learning


Evaluation enables us to: determine the quality, effectiveness, and continuous improvement of the e-Learning, understand the pros and cons of the e-Learning courses or programs, and make improvements. Effectively Evaluating Online Learning Programs John Sener describes how to effectively create an evaluation process for online learning programs. The project took place between 2002 and 2005 and was sponsored by the European Commission Leonardo da Vinci programme.

Why Keeping Your Language Casual Works in Webinars - Tip 214

Vignettes Learning

Unlike in-person or face-to-face presentations where we can employ eye to eye contact, facial expressions, hand gestures or body movements to effectively communicate our ideas, we are limited to visual aids and our verbal communication skills.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar

Learning Visions

Monday, July 13, 2009 Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar Kineo will be holding a free webinar on creating effective product knowledge e-learning on July 16th, 2009. For example there have been over 60 new versions of the Blackberry since its launch in 2002, that’s one every 5 weeks. Keeping costs down: Given the pace of change, product knowledge e-learning has got to be cost effective, otherwise the maintenance costs will be prohibitive.

Benefits of Scenario-Based Learning

Experiencing eLearning

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

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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Six PowerPoint Add-Ins to Help Educators Create Sleek Slideshows


Here you go: PowerPoint Labs PowerPoint Labs is a wonderful add-in that is aimed at helping users with creating better effects and animations in their slides. It is specifically great for educators or professors, with its neat transitions and zooming effects.

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.

Measurement vs. Completion Achievements in Gamification

Kapp Notes

That increase in perceived competence could also mediate the negative effects of other design decisions, like overusing rewards, which decrease intrinsic motivation. Some incentive programs have been shown to have a significant positive effect on task performance. 2002).

Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar

Learning Visions

Kineo will be holding a free webinar on creating effective product knowledge e-learning on July 16th, 2009. For example there have been over 60 new versions of the Blackberry since its launch in 2002, that’s one every 5 weeks. Keeping costs down: Given the pace of change, product knowledge e-learning has got to be cost effective, otherwise the maintenance costs will be prohibitive.

5 Tips How to Motivate Your Employees

Your Training Edge

billion USD in 2002 to 109 billion USD in 2017. Coaching remains one of the most effective ways to motivate and educate a team towards better work performance. A group of motivated employees will be the reason for success while the demotivated will take a company down.

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Taking gamification in training to the next level


Gamification – an effective panacea. Gamification as a concept has been around since 2002 when Nick Pelling coined the term but has become increasingly popular in the last decade.

Gamification is Increasing Learner Engagement

Your Training Edge

Though, the term gamification was first coined in 2002, it has actually been there for around 40 years, with a number of organizations already applying the features in their work, taken from video games.

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

Blue Sky eLearn

Since I began working at AAOMS in 2002. It could be a member benefit to stay up-to-date with technology and trends as well as provide tailored unique education, especially if it was cost-effective and streamlined. 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.

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Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences?

Learning Visions

We've taken this up before and many of us IDs know the strategies for using audio most effectively by now. Is there some historical background here that I'm missing, like computers in the UK didn't have speakers until 2002 so they never bothered?

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The Knowledge and Learning Transfer Problem

Performance Learning Productivity

If we package up the acquired data, information and practices in one organisation it’s extremely unlikely that they can be simply unpacked and used as-is with the same effect in another, no matter how closely aligned the organisations might be.

Is It (now) Ok To Be a ‘Spiky’ Leader?


Here are the highlights from some modern research that looks at the effect of implementing a strength/(read; energy) based team and or leadership framework. Employee performance up 36% (Corporate Leadership Council, 2002). 2002). Productivity up by 38% (Harter and Schmidt, 2002). Remember, all learning should be simple, effective and fun!

eLearning Meets the Needs of Small, Medium and Large Businesses


Because mid-sized businesses are focused on growing their personnel, it is of utmost importance that effective training options are available to them. This explains why a large company’s predominant need from an eLearning system is a reduced bottom line via cost-effective training.

DiscoverLink Adds Tin Can to Mobile App Beta Program


With the new Mobile App, restaurant brands will be able to deploy training resources for instant access and communicate more effectively with all of its learners.”. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. New Feature Improves Experience for Low Bandwidth Locations.

70-20-10: Origin, Research, Purpose

Performance Learning Productivity

At the time in the late 1980s, Michael Lombardo and I were teaching a course at the Center called Tools for Developing Effective Executives. How can today’s L&D groups be effective at delivering formal learning with support so that it is well applied on the job?

Time to Performance

Tony Karrer

I thought that Time-to-performance was going to be the key metric back in 2002. When I was working with various high tech, insurance and financial services companies – a key ingredient was how quickly people could effectively roll-out new products, policies, respond to competitive threats, etc. There have already been some great contributions to this month’s big question – Predictions and Plans for 2010.

Learning on the move

Learning with e's

I cited Puro (2002) who declared: 'The mobile phone. In effect, habitual use of a variety of tools (Facebook, Twitter, SMS, MS Messenger, YouTube, etc) is ensuring that this current generation is more versatile in literacy skills than any previous generation.

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. Since 1995, we’ve helped clients choose the right learning solutions for their learners, while also helping them to design and develop learning tools effectively.

8 Popular Features of Moodle LMS for Corporate Training You Should Know

Hurix Digital

Developed in 2002 by Martin Dougiamas, Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment) LMS is today the world’s most popular and most used learning management system , primarily because it is flexible, open source, and free to download.

Learning Goals and Objectives in Course Design


Learn the best strategies to effectively launch your course. A science-based course on effective video creation. – Learners will be able to create special effects. 2002).

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

Bottom-Line Performance

If you organize your information and images according to these principles, your learning solution will look beautiful and be more effective. ” Proceedings of the Seventh World Conference on Computers in Education Conference on Computers in Education: Australian Topics 8 (2002).

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Back to School: Alcohol Education in College


Regardless of whether or not a student chooses to drink while in college, they are almost guaranteed to experience the effects of college drinking. Cronce (2002), the most effective way to deal with the epidemic of college drinking includes multiple components, such as providing alcohol information, training in safe drinking habits, and giving feedback. 14):148–163, 2002. Labor Day weekend is upon us, and that means school''s back in session for most colleges.

The Real Truth about ROI – the Learning Performance Model

Learning Wire

Even though L&D practitioners may claim differently, in reality it is hard to measure direct effects, and thus the ROI of Learning and Development (Pease, Beresford, & Walker, 2014). 2002; Saks, 2006). 2002) and thereby improving its financial performance.

Creds to the Classroom Trainers

eLearning Cyclops

I am not new to teaching face-to-face classes, but I have not done it on a consistent basis since 2002. Teaching effectively and engaging the learner in a classroom setting takes a different set of skills and expertise than one must have to create e-learning. Since the announcement of my bank's acquisition my e-learning projects have been cancelled. So, I have returned to the classroom to teach online professional networking, which has a focus on using LinkedIn.

The Birth of Gamification (History of Gamification Pt.2)

Growth Engineering

We had our successes and we had an inkling of a truly effective model for engagement – the only thing we were missing was a name…. 2002 – ‘Gamification’ is born. Last week we took you back to a strange time.

How To Use Gamification To Enhance Compliance Training – Featuring 4 Examples

EI Design

Since our inception in 2002, at EI Design, our focus on designing compliance trainings with approaches that are engaging (and often “out of the box”) has helped us create a large compliance practice.

Mobile gives the edge

Learning with e's

There are many accounts of the effects of mobiles on education (see for example this blog post on 5 views on the future of mobile learning ). 2002) Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution. Smart mobile phones continue to disrupt our society.