100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

Horizon Report 2008 The annual Horizon Report seeks to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have a large impact on teaching, learning, or creative expression within learning-focused organizations. This list gives us an opportunity to look again at the assumptions and beliefs that have come to define our dealings with customers. My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. just reached 100. Thought I'd share. No particular order to these.

Request for Proposal (RFP) Samples

Tony Karrer

Based on my post LMS RFP , I've been asked several times if I knew where you could find samples of Request for Proposals (RFPs) for custom eLearning development, performance support tools, learning content management systems (LCMS), elearning authoring tools , etc. The keys are: (filetype:pdf OR filetype:doc) - only show me actual documents in either of these formats.

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Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. I also left out many external audiences, e.g., customers, grantees, partners, members, etc.

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Adobe shows off Captivate 4 and the Adobe eLearning Suite

Steve Howard

Custom user variables Another exciting things RJ showed us was custom variables in Adobe Captivate. He demonstrated adding a login screen to a Captivate project, saving the user name in a custom variable, and then reusing the variable later in the project to personalize the user experience. The really cool thing about these new drawing tools is that they we can add captions to them – so we could build flow charts or other diagrams with our custom captions.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. Elearning can also include any combination of the above (for example, a course might have a series of PDF files to download and read; then a click-through, packaged course to take; followed by an automatically graded quiz). to work with the way that people use devices today (for example, mobile wasn’t a significant technology in 2008, when WCAG 2.0

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. Elearning can also include any combination of the above (for example, a course might have a series of PDF files to download and read; then a click-through, packaged course to take; followed by an automatically graded quiz). to work with the way that people use devices today (for example, mobile wasn’t a significant technology in 2008, when WCAG 2.0

Thoughtful Blockchain Regulation without Stifling Innovation

Your Training Edge

It is questionably, the most significant financial innovation since global financial crisis of 2008. The distributed nature of the blockchain based systems upsets the customer identification pattern central to laws on countering the financing of terrorism and anti-money laundering (CFT/AML) [2]. 5] https://www.fincen.gov/statutes_regs/guidance/pdf/FIN-2013-G001.pdf.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

In 2008, I talked about how there would be "Continued Scattered Examples and Disappointment" In 2009, I said we would see "Mobile Learning Niche Growth." In the Business of Learning , I asked: While training as a publisher of courses and courseware faces an increasingly challenging market, what other things can learning businesses successfully sell to internal or external customers? This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders.

eLearning Content Development: 6 Steps to Create a Learning Problem Statement

TalentLMS

What if you do not have the content available in the form of a PDF, Power Point or Word document? Levy & Levy (2008) in their paper Framework of problem-based research: A guide for novice researchers on the development of a research-worthy problem describe a four step process that will aid in finalizing a research-worthy problem. If yes, then involve experts to determine customized solutions for the problem. eLearning content development is serious business!

Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 1)

Learnnovators

Karl: Gamification, as a term, has only been around for about five years (2008), and so I think the entire “gamification” concept is still an emerging trend with its best days still ahead. I was recently at the Disney Institute and saw a fascinating onboarding program Disney does with a gamified environment, which is a lot more interesting, engaging and thoughtful than memorizing information about a company to learn its history from a PDF or online module.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

The acceptance of mobile learning within the business community probably won’t happen with much fanfare, it will just happen and be accepted as a “norm” wherein the market no longer asks “should we offer learning to our employees (or partners or customers) via mobile device?” partners, customers) where ease of install/access are paramount and the required features can be limited to what’s essential instead of everything that’s required by IT, security and management.

Reflecting on the first half of 2009

Jay Cross

Donald Clark, Charles Jennings, and I gave the closing keynote, Learning for Tomorrow, What a Difference a Decade Makes ( pdf , mp3 , mp4 ). Any remaining training staff will become mentors, coaches and facilitators who work on improving core business processes, strengthening relationships with customers and cutting costs. Customer Learning. It’s time to invite customers to join the party. Related post: 2008 in retrospect. My new car is one year old!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Adobe/Bersin Overview of the eLearning Industry

Learning Visions

Study Methodology: Studied Adobe customer base -- how using the product and how they might like to be using it. Example: On-Demand architecture create content in smaller chunks leverage it across delivery formats chats, PDF, etc. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, May 22, 2007 Adobe/Bersin Overview of the eLearning Industry I listened in this afternoon to the Adobe seminar: Overview of the eLearning Industry.

Learning = getting the job done

Jay Cross

Amazon.com blends the data they collect about their visitors and social networking to dynamically generate a customized user experience. Arguably, we have significantly more data about our learners than Amazon.com has about their customers, and yet we do practically nothing to leverage that data to customize the learning experience. Over one billion people in emerging markets will never access the Internet using a PC,” said Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen in September 2008.

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e-Learning Acupuncture: Learning objects that work!

E-Learning Acupuncture

This non-linear progression through the learning object is excellent for customizing a learners learning. The learner can even download a printable version of the video in PDF format. ► January (1) Free Academic Videos for Everyone ► 2008 (37) ► December (2) Wikipedia is now a primary source for research!