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?

Count What Counts

The Peformance Improvement

Chip Conley, CEO of the boutique hotel company “Joie de Vivre” and author of Peak: How Great Companies Get Their Mojo from Maslow and a TED presenter , argues that companies should measure the intangibles, more specifically, “transformation”.

Maslow 130

The Metaphor of Personal Space

ID Reflections

Anyone familiar with Maslow’s Hierarchy will immediately note that these are directly linked to the Social Need for Belonging and the next level of need, that of Identity. Personal space is a metaphor of our existence! Here's a little story before I get to the crux of my post.

Donald. Duck!

Learning with e's

Donald Clark's opening keynote for ALT-C 2010 essentially polarised his audience this morning. Maslow's hierarchy of needs is only popular, because triangles are easy to put into Powerpoint slides" he opined.

Meta-learning: educational fungus

Learning Rocks

Perhaps I wouldn't be so worried, were it not for the fact that from what I have seen and what I have experienced, this part of their learning experience is going to be occupied with thoughts of learning styles, Maslow, "10% of what you read", left and right brain and other elements with a hint of "truthiness" about them. When I was at school we showed up, we were told a bunch of stuff and we went home.