One Learning Designer's Look Back at 2012

Learning Visions

So we've wrapped up 2012 with a few ribbons and bows and have sent it on its way. Some of my professional and personal highlights from 2012 (not that you asked): Growing Kineo US. So what did I learn from all that? So what did I learn from all that?

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How To Get The Most From Your Employees

Your Training Edge

Under-performing sectors of the office can shed light on quarterly gains/losses, and it’s here where you might determine how understaffed or overstaffed your company is once the accountant comes calling. Proper Training With Workplace Compliance.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Where Corporate Learning Came From 3. Corporate Learning Today 5. Training is not the same as learning 6. Chief Learning Officers know training is not working 7. Real learning takes place elsewhere 8. Collaborative Learning 18. Corporate Learning Today.

How to Replace Top-down Training with Collaborative Learning (2)

Jay Cross

Aside from compliance training and new product introductions, most training focused on novices – either newhires who needed orientation or workers mastering a new skill or subject. It’s not that seasoned and elder employees weren’t learning; we all learn all the time.

mylearningworx - a reflection on the launch event

Learning Rocks

If your passion is to teach people about local history or some craft or hobby, their platform allows you to quickly and easily pull a course together and sell it to others who want to learn. While most elearning to date has been in either the mass market of formal K-12 education or in custom products for large wealthy companies, there aren't that many folk really addressing the "long tail" of online formal learning.

Trade Show Wars

eLearning 24-7

There are companies who do not allow an employee to view anything on their computer due to compliance and regulatory issues. ASTD TechKnowledge – if you are an e-learning vendor this is a must show for you. I know quite a few vendors (more than you would guess) who are cutting down the number of shows in 2012. Note : I have launched my debut podcast series: E-Learning 1 on 1, featuring CEOs and Senior execs for various e-learning companies.

Localising elearning for China

Sponge UK

A guide for L&D professionals in multinational organisations who are producing digital learning content for China. Learning resources are important to many Chinese internet users and digital learning is rapidly expanding in the corporate sector.