Virtual Team Management

ID Reflections

I was going through the Demonstrations and Case Studies on the Enspire Learning website when I came across a marvelous simulation on Virtual Team Management. The company sought a way to teach virtual team management skills to a multicultural, transglobal audience of project managers.

Managing Subject Matter Experts and Using Them as Learning Developers

Bottom-Line Performance

Tags: learning design project management of learning solutions virtual teaming instructional design learning developers project management Subject matter experts

Expert 143

Table: Key Advantages of Serious Games/Immersive Learning Simulations

Kapp Notes

Sitzmann and Ely (2010) in a meta-analysis found that learners participating in simulation game learning experiences have 11% higher declarative knowledge, 14% higher procedural knowledge and 9% higher retention of training material than those trainees participating in more traditional learning experiences. Players become committed to the new virtual world in which they will learn and act. Players work together to accomplish tasks and goals as a virtual team.

Weekly Bookmarks (7/18/2010)

Experiencing eLearning

Insights New Perspectives Blog > Reconnecting the Virtual Team <span class=&# “> – Annotated. Guiding principles for improving effectiveness for virtual team, following a model with four pillars: Climate, Process, Focus, and Flow. When it comes to creating an effective team, cohesion is far more important than co-location. Virtual meeting and collaboration tools can be a great servant, but not a great master.

Moodle 100

Three Sure-Fire Tips to Build Better E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

I haven’t even covered how to work with virtual teams or what we did to quickly implement changes. In last week’s post, I offered some tips for building rapid elearning courses when you’re short on time and resources.

Go straight to the finish line

Jay Cross

The virtual classroom and blended learning were also less prevalent in reported practice than anticipated. You want to make them feel part of your virtual team if at all possible. What’s Old is New Again , Allison Rossett and James Marshall, T+D Magazine, January 2010.

LearnX Asia Pacific 2009 - Day 2

E-Learning Provocateur

Training Remote Workers and Their Managers - Getting the People & Technology Right: Margaret Aspin , Director of Aspin Online Consulting , explored the challenges of managing and training teleworkers and virtual teams. See you at LearnX 2010!

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

I will definitely be coming out with my 2010 predictions. In fact, I’ll be doing a virtual presentation around it as well. Price points for virtual classroom training will begin to be virtually the same as for the same in-person classes.