CIPD’s HRD 2011 – Good Show!

Upside Learning

Last week we had an exhibition stand at CIPD’s HRD 2011 at Olympia London – our very first ‘outing’ in the UK. It turned out to be a great show for us with executives from several blue chip companies visiting our stand to discuss their performance and learning challenges.

TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs

eFront

We support Free eLearning! free elearning resources top workplace blogs top learning blogs tony karrer brandon hall top elearning blogs efront learning blog

Upside2Go – Now On BlackBerry!

Upside Learning

It has also been recognized as ‘Best New Product Debut’ at ASTD TechKnowledge 2011 by an independent ex-Brandon Hall consultant. We launched Upside2Go (for the iPhone) back in February this year.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from a webinar presented by Brandon Hall on Wednesday, April 26 2011. (I Tom Werner, Chief Research Officer, Brandon Hall [link] LMSs are adding social features – including RSS feeds, peer ratings of content. In Brandon Hall’s research, haven’t talked to a single LMS vendor who is NOT adding these tools. Doing more real time certification and performance support for dealer personnel.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

MARY TTS supports German, British and American English, Telugu, Turkish, and Russian; more languages are in preparation. MARY TTS comes with toolkits for quickly adding support for new languages and for building unit selection and HMM-based synthesis voices.

Elearning applications

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/02/2011 Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch for 2011 2011 is the e-Learning year! January 3, 2011 11:31 AM Christoforos Online said.

Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career

Dashe & Thomson

Initially we told our client the project was too big to estimate without first performing some kind of assessment. Mo Yang February 15, 2011 at 3:26 pm # Very true!

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Dan Pontefract – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In 2010, Dan was acknowledged by CLO as a ‘Vanguard Award’ winner and is a 2-time winner by the Corporate University Best in Class Awards of the ‘Leader of the Year’ in both 2010 and 2011. He is also the recipient of the 2012 Brandon-Hall ‘Gold Award in Strategy & Governance’. What are your thoughts on leveraging the power of new or emerging technologies such as gamification to boost employee engagement levels and thereby improve performance?

Introducing UpsideLMS V5.0 – Best Value LMS With Stunning GUI

Upside Learning

It has the features, the performance, the user interface and experience, the awards and recognition, and your trust! It has also won a silver award in the 2011 Learning In Practice Awards by Chief Learning Officer magazine under the ‘ Excellence in LMS ’ category.

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ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter

eFront

Through time we offered support for SCORM 1.2 we offer support for the latest iteration of SCORM 2004, its 4th edition. Now, ADL acknowledges our support for the latest development of SCORM by approving Epignosiss submission to become a SCORM 2004/4th edition adopter.

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Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 elements

eFront

Compatibility Rounded corners are supported by Firefox and Safari. Shaded letters are supported by Safari, Firefox and Opera. Shaded boxes are supported by Firefox and Safari.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

35 tablets will hit the market starting in early Q4 to late Q1 2011. million tablets to be sold by the end of 2011 & over 208 million units in 2014. We know that if the browser supports Flash 10.1, then it is not an issue, and both the current and betas do support Flash. While I cannot say who they are, there are a couple LMS vendors that are ripe for acquisition, and it wouldn’t be a shock to see them in new hands by Q2 2011.

Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning

eFront

The English version supports Windows, OS X, Linux, and even eeePC. January 5, 2011 6:13 PM Christoforos Online said. Have a wonderful day, Christopher Pappas January 11, 2011 12:43 AM Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Get the eLearning News first! Recent Comments Blog Archive ► 2011 (3) ► January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le.

How to Fuel Innovation

CLO Magazine

Innovative learning organizations can merge business and people information to provide diverse, consumable learning within the context of daily work and use technology to support real-time collaboration. CLOs must find innovative ways to deliver learning that will produce the talent needed to succeed in the future without disrupting performance in the present. Use technology to support real-time knowledge sharing and collaboration.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

35 tablets will hit the market starting in early Q4 to late Q1 2011. million tablets to be sold by the end of 2011 & over 208 million units in 2014. Yet, Avant supported Flash and Java. The issue isn’t so much a support question of HTML5 on the iPad, but rather the fact of lack of support of Flash and Java on the iPad. Not every browser supports the same video codecs, a downside to HTML5. will support Ogg Theora, a free codec.

Harness Personal Connections for Purposeful Development

CLO Magazine

There are many facets to social learning and various tools available to support these segments (Figure 1, page 34). Personal, Purposeful, Powerful Research and analyst organization Brandon Hall Group defines social learning as a form of learning in which the learner acquires information, skills and knowledge from interactions with formal and informal members of a set group. Promote a higher level of commitment to a community to reap the most benefits from social networks.

Should You Break Up With Your LMS?

CLO Magazine

But when it’s an LMS that needs replacing, one must consider cost, performance and vendor support before switching. Organizations’ intent to replace has risen from 33 percent of companies surveyed in 2011 to 47 percent in 2012, according to “The Race to Replace: Results From the 2012 LMS Trends Survey” from the Brandon Hall Group. • Are vendors supportive? Stacey Harris is vice president of research for Brandon Hall Group.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

With the Free edition you can get 10 person meetings, 1 way video, standard support, Dimdim branded rooms, and public meetings. Regards, Hassam January 5, 2011 11:46 PM Christoforos Online said. Gyorgy Seres January 13, 2011 7:38 AM Christoforos Online said.

Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans

eFront

The first exclusive offer was announced on Wednesday April 7th, 12:00 GMT, while the second will be announced on Wednesday April 21st, 12:00 GMT and the 26th on Wednesday March 25th, 2011.

Learning Pulse

Xyleme

Brandon-Hall just published a new 526-page report entitled “Learning Technology Products 2009: Authoring Tools, Learning Management Systems, and Learning Content Management Systems” that contains short one – to three – page profiles of the products featured in three Brandon Hall Research KnowledgeBases: Authoring Tool KnowledgeBase, LMS KnowledgeBase and LCMS KnowledgeBase. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront

eFront

For a list of officially supported modules check: [link] 5) You can use distant themes to speed-up your sites! Are you a performance junky? Recent Comments Blog Archive ► 2011 (3) ► January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le.

Edublog Award Nominations

Xyleme

Best group blog – Workplace Learning Today by Brandon Hall. Best resource sharing blog – Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies by Jane Hart. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

The eLearning Guilds Handbook of e-Learning Strategy - eLeanring Guild In many organizations, there is a need to better identify and document a comprehensive learning strategy and to answer the question, "What should we be doing in order to support improved learning and performance?"

From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6

eFront

Recent Comments Blog Archive ► 2011 (3) ► January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 8/24/2010 From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6

Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

In my opinion, we can not use Facebook as a Learning Management System but we can use Facebook as a tool that will enhance/support an e-Learning course. I would used Facebook as a tool that will enhance/support an e-Learning course and not as a LMS.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

Xyleme

In May, Xyleme LCMS for EMC Docmentum, the solution that drove the Informa Olympus project, was honored by Brandon Hall for the Best Advance in Learning Content Management. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report

Learning Visions

Content that helps people perform their tasks better. Performance Support: Sify eLearning see more examples at mlearnopedia.com Review or reinforcement: StudyCell Flashcard Pilots doing 30 days test that report back to their LM -- pocket Scorm.

Interview on lms-selection.com

eFront

The same time, eFront became the second LMS world-wide that offer support for SCORM 2004/4th edition ([link] A short introduction to v3.6 Recent Comments Blog Archive ► 2011 (3) ► January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le.

eFront Contests

eFront

The eFront team is very happy to announce the following summer contests as a gesture of goodwill towards our supportive community, Facebook fans and eFront users at large. More information and a current list of officially supported external modules can be found by clicking here.