Training Magazine Closes and Now, it appears, So Do the Conferences

Kapp Notes

Just got this in an email: Regrettably, we have some unfortunate news to share with you: The Nielsen Company has made the decision to cease operation of Training magazine and Training magazine Events effective February 26. This will also be our last day with the company. For those of you scheduled to present at our upcoming Training Leadership Summit, we hope that a buyer will step in to continue the brand and that the Summit will go on as planned.

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!” For example, Harold Jarche tells us 2010: Year of the CM.

Trending Sources

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.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. December 2010 November 30-December 3, 2010 International Workshop on Cloud Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (CPSRT), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

Virtual Book Club forming for "Learning in 3D" #3dbookclub

Kapp Notes

Yesterday, Tony and I provided a webinar for Training Magazine Networ k and had a great time. During the webinar Enid suggested that a book club be formed to discuss "Learning in 3D" and to really dig into the contents. So, on Twitter, tweenid started a hastag with #3dbookclub which Tony and I totally endorse and encourage everyone to join and contribute. If you've read the book or are thinking of reading the book, this is a great place to get started.

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

eFront

Free Digital Photos Download royalty free photos and illustrations for websites, newspapers, magazines, video and TV productions, iPhone applications, PowerPoint presentations, forums, blogs and school work. Have a wonderful day, Christopher Pappas October 26, 2010 12:47 AM Neil Prior said.

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More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

I also included a free PowerPoint elearning template to celebrate the holidays and a great 2010! Make images look like they’re magazine cutouts.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

June 2010. Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises - Performance Learning Productivity , June 18, 2010 I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. 20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory - The eLearning Coach , June 2, 2010 Without adapting learning experiences to the learner’s cognitive architecture, instructional design is hit or miss.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins.

Growing Talent Gaps

Bottom-Line Performance

This month’s issue of T&D Magazine describes the widening talent gaps on multiple levels. ———— 1. Pat Galagan, Bridging the Skills Gap , T&D Magazine (February 2010). 2. Aparna Nacherla, Don’t Delete the E-Messenger , T&D Magazine (February 2010). It was just a few years ago that I was in the midst of kicking off a major succession plan across my organization.

Squeezed from above and below

Clive on Learning

The magazine publishers who use your work to attract advertisers. It's never been easy to make money as a writer, speaker, artist or musician.

Blog regularly, sleep easy

Clive on Learning

In fact not just online, because TV, newspapers, books and magazines haven't gone away - the online stuff comes on top of all this. I have come to the realisation that blogging is a key strategy for coping with information anxiety - the stress you feel when trying to take advantage of what seems like a never-ending stream of interesting leads to follow-up online.

Physiology of a PLE

Learning with e's

Yesterday I posted my views on what I think are the essential components of a Personal Learning Environment - the Anatomy of the PLE. Today, I want to examine some of the functionality of PLEs - the physiology if you will - what is it that learners need from their PLEs?

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Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

Carter McNamara Developer and Director at Free Management Library Regarding what a learning consultant does, I recommend reading the Chief Learning Officer magazines articles about various organizational roles around learning. I'm not affiliated with the magazine, at all. (By Sahana Chattopadhyay Senior Consultant at Zensar Technologies @Carter McNamara: I completely agree with you that CLO is a very good online magazine.

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?)

Recent Research on Interactive Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Guidelines for Establishing Interactivity in Online Courses ’ (Mark Mabrito, InnovateOnline.com) ‘ The Role of Interactivity in Web Based Educational Material ’ (Laurie Brady, University of Wichita) ‘ Online Learning: Ways to make tasks Interactive ’, (Denis Lander, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) ‘Interactivity in Distance Learning ” - USDLA Distance Learning Magazine (Vol 4 No.

5 Stages of Workplace Learning (Revisited in 2017)

Jane Hart

New article in the Modern Workplace Learning Magazine “In this article I take a look at how workplace learning has changed over the last 10+ years and its necessary future direction.

Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources

Rapid eLearning

Videomaker Magazine : great resource to learn video production tips. PowerPoint Color Swatch : quickly create custom color themes in PowerPoint 2007 and 2010. The other day this guy asked me how to develop color schemes for his rapid elearning courses.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010. 10 Ways To Learn In 2010 - The eLearning Coach , January 3, 2010. 5 Must-See PowerPoint Tutorials for Creating Better Training - Mindflash , September 29, 2010. Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010.

Training Magazine: Back in Business!

Kapp Notes

Training Magazine which was officially closed in February partly because its owner could not find a buyer has once again "opened its doors." 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. Lakewood Publications was the original publisher of Training.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. Rosenberg - Learning Solutions Magazine , November 9, 2010Two-dimensional barcodes, also called 2D tags, provide a new dimension for mobile learning, performance support, and printed content. 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. The New Features in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010.

Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Slideshare’s World’s Best Presentation Contest 2010: the results are in 24 Tips : and my Tip for 13th December Workplace learning is like learning a second language On December 11, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In a recent comment on my blog I compared learning in the modern day workplace with learning a second language. 

A Podcast for Training Magazine

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Here is a summary of the podcas t I recently did with Training magazine Senior Writer Margery Weinstein about a better way to learn. Margery Weinstein: When you say "interactivity in training," what are you referring to? VJ: Learners are better engaged when their trainer establishes a two-way dialog. Monolog, as we know, is boring. This is true regardless of the learning modality – be it classroom instruction or e-learning.

3 Rs of Smarter Training Design: Reuse, Recycle, Renew

Mindflash

For more great tips on minimizing training maintenance by designing with reusability and renewability in mind, check out Maintenance: The Forgotten Step by Mark Simon in the May 2010 issue of T+D magazine.

How to Embed Learning Goals in Stories

Vignettes Learning

I just read Roger Shank ’s article in eLearn Magazine on Learning through Storytelling, Not Documents. Gist: Converting learning goals into stories by allowing the characters to show and tell the desired outcomes.

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Webinar Series: The TrainingMagNetwork.com Story

Mindflash

Here’s a quick series description: After growing Training Magazine Network for the past two years, we found the same: Learning by growing Training Magazine Network to over 13,000 members has given us a rare opportunity to apply the theories and emerge with facts, best practices and anecdotes to share with our colleagues in learning. Our friend and guest blogger, Ray Jimenez is co-hosting a free webinar series, The TrainingMagNetwork.com story.

The big question: predictions for 2010

Clive on Learning

The Big Question for January in the Learning Circuits Blog is, rather predictably, what are your predictions for 2010? In 2010, the pressure will reduce in many areas of the private sector, as the economy starts to recover and fear ceases to drive decision making.

Ted Nelson’s Unbook

Jay Cross

The World Wide Web (another imitation of paper) trivialises our original hypertext model with one-way ever-breaking links and no management of version or contents.&# [1] Wired magazine called it the “longest-running vaporware story in the history of the computer industry&#.

eLearn Magazine’s 2010 Predictions

Jay Cross

Four members of Internet Time Alliance submitted their thoughts to eLearn Magazine’s 2010 Predictions. Businesses in 2010 will become faster-paced and more unpredictable. Wave Crests.

Nine Information Alternatives to the Now Defunct Training Magazine

Kapp Notes

Unfortunately, Training Magazine is folding up shop on its web site, print magazine and conferences. Here are some magazine type places you can visit. Magazine Provides articles, news and resources about elearning design, development and the industry. Learning Solutions Magazine This is published by the eLearning Guild. The online edition of the magazine was launched in November 2009.

September/Octor edition of Elearning! magazine

Janet Clarey

Magazine is out (my first as technology editor). magazine The September/October issue of Elearning! I wrote an article E-learning on a budget.

Training magazine, RIP

Jay Cross

Nielsen Business Media is shutting down Training magazine and its companion Web site, trainingmag.com. I first saw Training magazine in 1977. “You mean there’s really a magazine about this stuff?&#

2010 Predictions for Learning and Technology at eLearn Mag

Kapp Notes

The annual predications for eLearn Magazine from a bunch of folks in the eLearning and learning and technology fields. Predictions for 2010 Check of the predications and add your own! Virtual Immersive Environments (VIEs) for corporate use will gain additional traction in 2010 with some major announcements concerning integration with more traditional enterprisewide software systems such as MS SharePoint.