GBL 2010 – Recap (Day 2 Part 1): Serious Games

Upside Learning

First up was Mary Mathews, Strategy and Business Development Director, TruSim. The game is set at the scene of a bomb explosion in a busy high street and the player’s job is to prioritize the multiple casualties for treatment. Related posts: Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1 Patterns at Play – Fundamental to Games What are Serious Games? I have been thinking about penning this one for a couple of weeks now, but just couldn’t do sooner.

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Global Self-Paced eLearning Market Forecasts

Upside Learning

Tags: eLearning eLearning Business eLearning Development eLearning Market eLearning Market Forecast Global Self Paced eLearning

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US eLearning Market Stats: 2009

Upside Learning

Tags: eLearning eLearning Business eLearning Development eLearning Market eLearning Market Stats US eLearning Market Stats US eLearning Market Stats: 2009

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Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Open Source LMS Other Open Source LMS Solutions - eLearning 24-7 , April 14, 2010 Open Source life, LMSs beyond Moodle - Learning Rocks , December 18, 2008 Open Source LMS - eLearning Technology , December 10, 2009 The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS! Upside Learning Blog , April 29, 2010 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools.

Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1

Upside Learning

I certainly have many ideas from Matt and others to carry back to my workplace & business. Tags: Game Based Learning Augmented and Alternate Reality games Augmented Reality games Game Based Learning 2010 Games for Healthcare GBL Learning Games Medical Simulation I attended the two day conference on Game Based Learning held earlier this week in London. This was the second edition of the conference and had a decent 400+ delegate presence.

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eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] January 2010 January 3-4, 2010 New Presidents Program , sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Marco Island, Florida, USA. link] January 3-6, 2010 International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDC), Kolkata, India. link] January 3-6, 2010 One Voice Australia , Sydney, Australia, sponsored by the One Voice Institute of Elemental Ethics and Education. link] January 8, 2010 Higher Ed Tech Summit, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

August 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Focuses on how to make outsourcing work for your business, and lists the 5 key elements that require consideration to ensure that outsourcing delivers the goods now and in future. In continuation to our series of monthly roundup posts, here is a collection of our top 10 posts for August, each accompanied by a quick brief. Creating Successful m-Learning Strategy – Part 3.

Moodle in 2010

Learning Visions

Time will tell, but we’re keeping ourselves busy! Join us at the Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2010 in Orlando, March 24-26. Back in June, I asked if the corporate Moodle was at a tipping point ? People were on the fence. And then the eLearning Guild published their LMS report in the fall of 2009, with Moodle clearly gaining a foothold in the corporate market. Hear my October 2009 interview with Ellen Wagner , one of the report’s authors).

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October 2010 Monthly Roundup: 5 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

While some of these factors simply translate to ‘Business Needs’, others determine the ‘Readiness of the Organization’ to adapt to eLearning. With a definite business focus, it has been written for business managers and executives looking to see if mobile learning can align with their business goals and necessities. In continuation to our series of monthly roundup posts, here is a collection of our top 5 posts for October, each accompanied by a quick brief.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Before I start with any of my actual predictions, let me throw in an overall prediction that the year is going to start off slow for most people, but by the end of the year, we will all be thinking: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” If you are interested in this, I will be doing a Virtual Presentation – Ten eLearning Predictions for 2010 that will be closely aligned with this post. And probably will get some more ideas from the Big Question - Predictions and Plans for 2010.

Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/26/2010 Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010 Getting new ideas and tips concerning e-Learning is important to me. Based on my favorite e-Learning blogs I created the following list with my Top 10 e-Learning blog posts for 2010. > Which is your favorite e-Learning blog post for 2010? Susan Nash December 27, 2010 5:14 PM Christoforos Online said.

eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report

Learning Visions

In case you missed this, the eLearning Guild has recently released the 2010 Salary and Compensation Report (United States) by Temple Smolen, culled from data provided by eLearning Guild members. Apparently, if you want to make the really big bucks you need to be on the “executive management” side of the business.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

October 2010 did not disappoint! 4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great , October 21, 2010 Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. October 25, 2010 Open for use?

2010 Predictions - Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

January's Big Question at the Learning Circuits blog asks for our 2010 predictions. Tablets will be very popular in 2010 and eventually some will add ability to effectively display reader friendly book text. They will expand many of their business friendly features. So, here we go; m-Learning continues to grow.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

Augmented Reality Marketing In 2010 And Beyond. Along with location-based marketing, augmented reality applications really came into focus for many brands, from luxury companies to small businesses in 2010. Augmented Reality Marketing 2010 eLearning Technology review 21st-Century Learning eLearning Technology Learning Model mLearning Mobile Learning Project Based Learning Social Media Storyboard Templates For e-Learning

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What Businesses Can Learn From Nonprofits

The Performance Improvement Blog

  This is the topic that Nancy Lublin, nonprofit leader and social marketing consultant to   corporations, addresses in an article she wrote for Fast Company Magazine that is adapted from her new book, Zilch: The Power of Zero in Business. She writes: Everyone loves to talk about how not-for-profits need to behave more like businesses. Business tends to rely on money to solve problems and achieve goals.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. Examples and Samples of Game Design Documents - Kapp Notes , September 15, 2010 Here is a collection of several game design documents and information about game design documents. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. Presentation: “Twitter in Education, what next?” - Dont Waste Your Time , September 10, 2010 As a follow-up to my (successful?)

Why I entered the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards | LearnNuggets

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Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , eLearning Why I entered the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards by Kevin on August 16th, 2010 Entering the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards this year was not in my sights initially. First thought was “no,&# I’m too busy. Search Copyright © 2010 LearnNuggets.

The Disconnect As I See It – #LT10UK

Upside Learning

Learning Technologies 2010 was a great learning experience. In another comment, Robin Hoyle (who exhibited at the Learning Technologies 2010) mentions that vendors were not allowed to present at the conference – surprising but true! Related posts: Training Companies Are Adopting eLearning Horizon Report 2010 – Mobile Computing Learning Technologies 2010 – Day 2 Recap.

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Business Book Reading Program

The Performance Improvement Blog

With over 11,000 business books being published each year, the task of deciding which books to spend your valuable time reading can be overwhelming. For some guidance on sorting through nearly a 1,000 books per month, see Wally Bock's blog post , "Leadership Development: Starting Your Personal Reading Program," which reports useful advice from Todd Stattersten, co-author of The 100 Best Business Books of All Time: What They Say, Why They Matter, and How They Can Help You.

Transforming Business: Social Media and Conversations

Clark Quinn

In a conversation with my ITA colleagues (we keep a Skype channel open and conversations emerge daily), we revisited the idea that there’s a higher perspective that needs to be highlighted: social media is a business engine, both internally and externally ! The point here is that conversations are the engine of business. (I Just as, internally, innovation, research, new products etc are the results of interaction, so to are the external aspects of business.

My Top 10 'Learning' books from 2010

Sticky Learning

Businesses and indeed learning uses both these approaches, bonuses for performance, A+ for excellence etc. It looks at how social media can help to create a whole new platform for learning within businesses. This book is about what is happening in many businesses today and will continue to grow, people are social creatures and social media provides another avenue for people to do what they do best, to learn from each other.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. LMS Resources - aLearning , May 8, 2010 I know, I know.

Economic Recovery Depends on Businesses Redefining and Aligning Strategy

The Performance Improvement Blog

To find out what really is needed for success, Robert Pasick , Ed Holinski ,   and I surveyed business leaders in Southeast Michigan about their most pressing problems. Three hundred leaders of mostly small businesses were sent an online survey; 45 people responded. Growing business without diluting leadership and culture. Getting business results from investment in employee training and development.

Business Results from E-Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

But the key question is, “Does it contribute to achieving important business results?” However, retained knowledge does not necessarily mean that business results will be achieved. Sean Murray and I wrote about this issue in an article titled, Getting Business Results From E-Learning , published in the January 25 issue of the online magazine Learning Solutions. Tags: Evaluation Training Impact 5As business results e-learning

The Metaverse Journal's 2010 Virtual World Predictions

Kapp Notes

Here are ten predictions about virtual worlds in Australia and beyond made by The Metaverse Journal in an article simply titled Virtual worlds predictions for 2010. Education will be the focus, but the foresight of the proposal’s facilitators is likely to ensure it involves business, education and government in a collaborative partnership.

2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 1: Top 10 C4LPT resources Happy Christmas! 2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010 On December 22, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In this the second part of my Review of 2010 I am going to present my 10 favourite resources that I have posted on my Pick of the Day (JPOD) and Social Media for Working and Learning (SMWL) blogs this year. 

2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging

Jane Hart

2010 in Review Part 4: Top 100 articles of 2010 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging On December 28, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart During 2010 I used my two blogs (Jane's Pick of the Day and Social Media for Working and Learning ) to reflect on the impact of social media on learning,  the changing shape of workplace learning, as well as my own use of social media for professional use. 

How The Business Goal of A Training Project Affects The Content You Should Include

Bottom-Line Performance

In a comment on Jen’s wonderful blog post last week , Jon Lloyd says “I think the first point ought to be ‘why are you doing this – what is the business reason and expected results for the conversation?” We ask this question because the answer – how the work is expected to add value to the business – shapes. Knowing the business driver helps us to help our subject matter experts draw the li ne.

2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

LMS Products of the Year 2010. Made specifically for business. Extended Enterprise 2010 System of the Year. A lot of great products out there this year, new updates and latest versions; new companies, new services and just some real innovation. These standout to me. I include Learning Portals, LCMSs, as part of the mix. Categories. Big Dog (Saba, SumTotal, Plateau, Cornerstone OnDemand, Learn.com). Open Source Systems – That have to be 100% free to be considered.

Why you should come to IMPACT 2010: The Business of Talent

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

On April 6-8, 2010, in St. Petersburg Florida, we will be hosting our third-annual Research Conference on Enterprise Learning and Talent Management: IMPACT 2010. Read more» The post Why you should come to IMPACT 2010: The Business of Talent appeared first on JOSH BERSIN. Enterprise Learning Talent Management impact IMPACT 2010

Why you should come to IMPACT 2010: The Business of Talent

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

On April 6-8, 2010, in St. Petersburg Florida, we will be hosting our third-annual Research Conference on Enterprise Learning and Talent Management: IMPACT 2010. Read more» The post Why you should come to IMPACT 2010: The Business of Talent appeared first on JOSH BERSIN. Enterprise Learning Talent Management impact IMPACT 2010

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. So here’s the tally for "runs batted in (or attempted)" during the 2010 mLearning season. Our experience in 2010 found ALL of our new customers and partners went “hosted” instead of installing enterprise (“behind the firewall”).

Reflections on DevLearn 2010

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

In this case, I’ll recount what still seems important four days after DevLearn 2010. Michael is the brightest in the business; I don’t want some chucklehead with venture money to jump into the market while Allen Interactions is polishing Zebra’s chrome. “Evaluation sheets, be sure to hand in your evaluation sheets.&# I refuse to fill them out. It takes a while for the important lessons to emerge.

Learning Technologies 2010 – Recap

www.upsidelearning.com

That’s the message I’ve been hearing loud & clear from Learning Technologies 2010. He cited Deborah Compeau’s ( a professor at Richard Ivey Schools of Business) Jan 2010 research to bring up six types of learners. Related posts: Horizon Report 2010 – Mobile Computing Blending Learning with Social Technology Components The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology. Learning is fast turning Social, Informal, & Mobile.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

he talked about a break in the way we do business. Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. e-Clippings (blogoehlert) , November 8, 2010**Please use W-A-S-D keys to move through this post, mouse to look around, space bar to jump and left-click to fire. Why Games Make Great Learning Solutions - Bottom-Line Performance , November 4, 2010Finally – I have time to write a blog post about some of the wonderful stuff I’m immersed in at DevLearn 2010.

Training Magazine: Back in Business!

Kapp Notes

A buyer has been found and the magazine is back in business. Lakewood Media Group - part of Mach1 Business Media - has acquired Training magazine, its conferences and Training Top 125. Training Magazine which was officially closed in February partly because its owner could not find a buyer has once again "opened its doors." Lakewood Publications was the original publisher of Training.