Doing Good Effectively

The Performance Improvement Blog

And whether you donate to charities or you are a philanthropist that gives grants to nonprofits, you should care about organizational effectiveness and efficiency. Overhead matters, but effectiveness matters more. It’s that giving time of year again.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] November 30-December 2, 2011 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture: The Effects of Global Learning – Teaching the World about the World, Rome, Italy. link] December 9-10, 2011 Effective Teaching and Learning in Higher Education , American University of Beirut, Lebanon.

Pick of the month: October 2012

Jane Hart

1 - Defining social learning – Marcia Conner, 4 October 2012. Social learning doesn’t effect you.” ” 2 - Can Learnist hold the key to enterprise learning - Paul, 5 October 2012. We were effecting change that people said wasn’t possible.

The Snowball Effect: Documentation and Training for Global ERP Systems

Dashe & Thomson

Finally, it was time to start bringing the wonder of SAP to the company’s global operations. The company was smart and planned a phased global implementation over several years. My client and I are fully encased in the Snowball Effect.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

The Guardian (2012), ‘Talking feedback’ 2 User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing @gomolearning User-generated content has been on many organizations’ authoring. When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every.

Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012

Upside Learning

For MobiMOOC 2012 she’s lined up a very impressive faculty to conduct weekly sessions on mobile learning and related topics. A quick overview of MobiMOOC 2012. MobiMOOC 2012 will run from Saturday, 8 September – Sunday, 30 September 2012. Global issues on mLearning.

Five tools for global educators

Learning with e's

In effect, through the use of social media and telecommunication technologies, these teachers are becoming global educators. I consider myself a global educator and have tried to articulate my ideas on why this is a different role to traditional teaching.

Global 105 Recognizes Digitec as Top LMS Company for 2012

Association eLearning

”We focus on innovation in learning technology, and it’s great to be recognized for that on the global scale.”

50 Best eLearning Posts Of 2012

Upside Learning

We have compiled the 50 best eLearning posts of 2012 from our blog. Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions. 5 Tips For Managing Effective Blended Learning Through An LMS. 10 Effective LMS RFP Guidelines. We hope you have had a good start to 2013.

eLearning Conferences 2012


Educational Technology and Related Education Conferences for January to June 2012 Clayton R. Only listings until June 30, 2012 are complete as dates, locations, or Internet addresses (URLs) were not available for a number of events held after this date. => January 2012 January2-4, 2012 College Teaching and Learning Conference, sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research, Orlando,California, USA. link] February23-24, 2012 MoodleMoot Austria ,Linz, Austria.

Learning Tech 2012 Conference News

eLearning Weekly

This April, in Chicago, I will be speaking about mlearning design and strategy at Learning Tech 2012. Strategies for Effective Mobile Learning - Eric Matas Editor, eLearning Weekly Magazine. News & Events Chicago E-Learning 24/7 Learning Tech 2012 mLearning

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Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

In its Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions 2012 , Deloitte predicts that by the end of the year 2012, 500 million smartphones with a retail price of $100 or less will likely be in use worldwide.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 1-5, 2012 Learning Forward Conference, (Learning Forward is the new name for the National Staff Development Council, NSDC), Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

6 Drivers Of mLearning In The Workplace

Upside Learning

Gartner predicted earlier this year that IT will be expected to do more with less in 2012. Effective leaders use technology, which includes IT, to strengthen the customer experience and eliminate costly internal distortions. of global workforce.

Gartner’s top tech 2012 predictions: Impact on learning at 3 levels

Learning Cafe

The highly respected information technology research and advisory company Gartner has made the top 10 enterprise technology predictions for 2012. By 2015, the prices for 80% of cloud services will include a global energy surcharge.

A Conversation with Michael Allen–ADDIE, SAM & the Future of ID

Kapp Notes

He is the author of seven book including a best-seller on creating effective e-learning and in has received ASTD’s Distinguished Contribution to Workplace Learning and Performance Award in 2011. Much simpler, more effective, and faster. For those of you who may not know, Michael W.


A Conversation with Reuben Tozman about Learning on Demand: Part One

Kapp Notes

This book showcases examples of ‘solutions’ that are consistent with the web’s will and how they not only provide value to the global user base, but contribute back to the web’s evolution. I seem to be hanging out with a lot of writers these days.

Adobe Captivate 5/5.5: Template-Like Settings Without the Template

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

On the  Global Preferences  screen, you'll find myriad options to explore. Alas, none of the pre-project settings I've discussed above will have any effect on existing projects.

What we are up to at Learning Technologies 2012!

Saffron Interactive

Saffron Interactive’s ground-breaking e-learning which aims to persuade over 50,000 learners globally, speaking a variety of languages and from a wide range of backgrounds, to commit to a more sustainable way of living and working.

3 Reasons To Switch Your LMS

Upside Learning

Are you expanding functionally to accommodate the business needs of your organization in a non cost-effective manner? Building a unified global learning infrastructure is becoming a requirement for the sustainable success of companies across all industries.

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The Future of Work and Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

Just-in-time learning – New technology is connecting more people globally and bringing more information to our fingertips (literally) whenever and wherever we need to know something.

New Learning Technology Research – Be A Part Of It

Upside Learning

We have always believed in helping organisations perform better by effective use of learning technologies. Towards Maturity’s independent industry benchmark reports effectively help organisations to identify and adopt effective practices in workplace learning.

Don’t attempt to convert e-Learning to m-Learning – they’re different.


it’s very unlikely that many will be able to create cost-effective m-Learning that uses these features. The LinkedIn discussion is still on, and group members will continue to add value to the global community that strives to take m-Learning to its next level and avenues.

The 21st Century Curator

ID Reflections

Curation today takes on a new meaning in the context oftechnological affordance, information abundance, diminishing attention, hungerfor contextual and timely information, and constantly shifting, globally linkedlandscape. For effective curated output, patternrecognition is essential.

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My tips for the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas

Challenge to Learn

Should be interesting, a presentation on how all the 21th century changes effects learning design and methodologies like ADDIE and Agile. He will address some important issues based on the experiences of the Global giveback competition.

#LSCON day 3: Scenario based assesments and Choices

Challenge to Learn

She starts out with a global storyline and character description, than she defines a sequence of events that contain a number of action points. She calls this the ‘Choice overload’ The effect is reduced commitment, poorer quality of decisions and less satisfaction with the choice.

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The Point-of-Need: where effective learning really matters

Saffron Interactive

The Point-of-Need: where effective learning really matters. Global Head of Learning, Reuters. Charles Jennings.

ROI of Learning Games: Knowledge Guru and ExactTarget [Infographic]

Bottom-Line Performance

ExactTarget , a global software as a service (SaaS) company, engaged employees, partners, resellers, and clients alike with MobileConnect Guru , a game that coincided with the launch of their newest mobile marketing product. You’ve heard the hype.

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Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

Kapp Notes

Instead, they read reports from Gartner that indicate 70 percent of Global 2000 organizations will have at least one gamified application over the next five years. The negative, undermining effects all happen at a level of conscious processing for which Kathy’s poor readers lack the “security clearance” to access let alone override. Week One Recap.

Changing the Focus of Training

Your Training Edge

As we hear rumors of the eventual upturn in the global economy, organizations are beginning to emerge after taking cover and taking drastic action during the downturn. On top of this, remember to evaluate the new program in order to clean it up and keep it as cost-effective as possible.<!–more–> Focus programs on how to manage effectively and efficiently. Copyright 2012 Bryant Nielson.

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Social Learning: Key resources from January

Jane Hart

If you want to read further articles you will find many more that I have saved in my 2012 Reading List. 1 - Through the 70-20-10 looking glass , Charles Jennings, ITA, 29 December 2012. ” 2 - A company of one in an architecture of cooperation , Stowe Boyd, 1 January 2012.

Managing Diversity through Community Management

ID Reflections

It’s essential to understand the fundamentals of how to facilitate cross-cultural communication in order to be an effective community manager. It's taking me a while to get back on track with regular blogging after an almost 4 months hiatus. And I don't like it at all.

To be an effective designer it helps to understand how people learn

Clive on Learning

I'm not claiming this is a global phenomenon, but I've certainly experienced this consistently across Europe.

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On the brink with mobile– what learning executives say

Allison Rossett

Andrew Wolff, PWC’s Educational Methods Leader/L&D leader for their consulting group, is certain that they are doing what they must do: laying the groundwork for success: they’ve chosen and implemented a single mobile platform to be used globally, after having proven the concept with several pilot programs. Measure and communicate effectiveness.” Words without actions. Words without actions.

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The Rise and Fall of 3D Learning – Lessons from Real Implementations

Learning Cafe

Second Life in particular had caught the imaginations of several different groups within our large global organization. This was a ‘global’ offering, which different Geos could then adapt for onboarding their new hires.

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