Your Brain on Learning

CLO Magazine

When the brain learns, it acquires information through a person’s various senses, and this information travels along the synapses to the short-term memory. After the information has been processed in working memory, it is carried to the brain’s core where it is compared with things we know or have experienced, and then stored in long-term memory. But only in roughly the past decade have conversations on how the brain learns appeared in talent management circles.

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Affiliate Marketing for Course Creators with Dean Holland


Learn about affiliate marketing for course creators with Dean Holland in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. Dean has worked with running his own education-based business online and with affiliate marketing, and he has a book called The Iceberg Effect.


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Make Online Classrooms Fun with Game-Based Learning


A famous quote rightly says, “Play is our brain’s favorite way of learning”. Teed (2004) suggests that there are several elements that define an activity as a game: Competition: The score-keeping element and/or winning conditions motivate players and help assess their performance. There are quite some tools in the market that can help you build engaging learning games.

Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?

Kapp Notes

The report indicates that: The global eLearning industry is now in the midst of a perfect storm of market conditions that are driving revenues down including weak demand for most self-paced products, commoditization, the late stage of eLearning’s product lifecycle, pronounced product substitution, and the so called leapfrog effect with buyers in developing countries completely bypassing eLearning for newer products. billion from the market between 2016 and 2021.

Learning Styles and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

A couple of people said that by doing this, it was a marketing maneuver for clicks. Gardner in 2000, said there was little evidence for his theory to be true, and again in 2004. 2004). 2004). Bio-Inspiring Learning Style Chatbot Inventory Using Brain Computing Interface to Increase the Efficiency of E-Learning.

How to speed up Knowledge Transfer  

Learning Wire

billion a year by failing to share knowledge” ( Babcock , 2004). Only 19% of employers have taken actions to prevent baby boomer brain drain (Lindegren, 2015). Customer area – the focus is on the customers and how they can benefit from your KT efforts: increasing the quality of products / raising customer satisfaction & loyalty / accelerating time to market are client-focus examples. 2004). Baby Boomer Brain Drain. Is the pace of business really speeding up?

A Conversation with Louise Pasterfield, Managing Director/CEO of Sponge UK

Kapp Notes

Back in 2004, I was running a design and marketing company called Gusto. It proved a much more exciting industry and I found myself far more engaged by elearning than I had ever been with design and marketing. For me right now I am fascinated by new developments in brain science, multi-device technologies to enhance learning and gamification to increase learner engagement and motivation.

Congratulations to the finalists of the 2016 Moxie Awards!


Each month, millions of Curiosity users spend over 200,000 hours improving their brains and their lives. Next step: storming the $50 billion+ SaaS CRM market. DRIVIN sources, acquires, delivers, and markets used-cars for dealer partners through data and technology — saving time and increasing profitability. Growing to 80 employees in 10 months, DRIVIN is now in five markets across the U.S. markets. Recap from: Built In Chicago News Article. 14 winners.

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Training in a Recession, Memory, & Pacing

Big Dog, Little Dog

Over the years, we have consistently found strong evidence that training expenditures are a predictor of future stock market returns for publicly-traded companies. Harvard Business Review, March 2004.). Following the financial cataclysm of 2008, we explored how well the relationship between training investments and stock market performance had held up. Improving Brain Processing Speed Helps Memory - Science Daily.

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Just Add Images: How to Improve Content Performance

TechSmith Camtasia

Here’s the thing about content marketing: it doesn’t matter how ‘good’ your content is. Our brains are hardwired to notice patterns. Our brains are designed to look for patterns. Markers that help us identify what something is, so we can save brain power. In a 2004 study by Sheffield University, they found that the visual perception of content, directly affected the trust or mistrust of a website.

eLearning Thought Leaders: Eric Bort of Clearly Trained

eLearning Weekly

For the sake of marketing our company and having a focus, we chose the elearning path – but in the end of the day we’re all Flash developers, programmers, graphic designers and animators. I don’t know anyone whose brain is very creative at 8am after a 40 minute commute. I need each employee to have a brain and use it. What Can You Learn from This Guy? If you haven’t heard of Eric Bort, or don’t follow him on Twitter, don’t be surprised.

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

Stock market investors value Google at $125 billion. Intangible assets — a skilled workforce, patents and know-how, software, strong customer relationships, brands, unique organizational designs and processes, and the like — generate most of corporate growth and shareholder value,” wrote NYU Professor Baruch Lev in Harvard Business Review in June 2004. The July issue of Chief Learning Officer is now available online.

ROI 56 and Trend Lines

eLearning 24-7

The information you see is “real-time” Our data is the latest, and thus the fresh – just like a farmers market. SCORM 2004 3rd edition, xAPI). Systems represent all markets – from small business to global enterprise. I know folks think well it has been around for a couple of decades, but I can state that the size of the market is expanding considerably year to year, with no slow down. . Heyo! I know it has been a couple of weeks.