Opening Keynote with David Pogue #DevLearn

Learning Visions

Disruptive Tech: The unrecognizable New Landscape of Tech and Culture. It's generated a new privacy discussion. These are my live blogged notes from the opening session at this year's DevLearn, hosted by the eLearning Guild and happening in Las Vegas. Forgive any typos and incoherencies. David Pogue with Yahoo Tech. "My My job is to anticipate the dots. And to think about how it will impact us and our lives." There's always been a generation gap, but today that gap has widened. (He

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Slack Vs. Hipchat: Which Works Best for Informal Learning?


Find out why informal learning and person-to-person communication is such a vital part of ELM culture. Cultural Caveat. When working in an industry with strict privacy standards (think medical or financial) it’s not appropriate to share via an open communication tool. Still, corporate social media networks on secure servers are a possibility–with the proper privacy considerations, of course. Full disclosure: At eLearning Mind, we love Slack.


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Will chat replace email? Slack thinks so.

Obsidian Learning

As Manjoo notes, some have expressed privacy concerns over Slack’s ability to archive employee chats. We’ve written before about using collaborative technology to build a learning culture and foster employee engagement. In a recent New York Times blog post, Farhad Manjoo writes about a new messaging app that “ may finally sink email.”

Webinar Q&A: Empowering Continuous Learning with the Experience API (xAPI)

Experience API

On June 2nd, 2015, we were part of a joint webinar presented by Bersin and CUES. For privacy reasons, a hashed version of the email address can also be used. To create the right kind of learning culture in the org. As usual, the attendees had more questions than we could answer during the live webinar, so we’ve posted the questions and Andrew Downes’ answers here. General.

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Big data, what’s with all the big buzz?

Learning Wire

Privacy. Building a Better Company Culture. Setting a clear values-based company culture is one of today’s most crucial quality on the talent workforce market. Therefore, just like was shown by Google’s Project Oxygen, collecting opinions among your staff on several internal affairs – such as management efficiency, leader development, team building, company culture etc. But do not abuse of people’s confidence – do not step over the line of privacy, which leads us to….

Learning Experience : the best workplace environment you need

Learning Wire

You will need to provide answers on questions about your employees and your company culture. How do I provide privacy when necessary? Adapt the design to their culture and their local identity. By decorating your office with cultural artefacts, you make it more personal, more of a home for locals. From the age of 25 until 65 (for the lucky ones), this is the place where we will traditionally spend around 80% of our awake time.

From EDUPUNK to ds106. 10Q: Jim Groom

Learning with 'e's

Recently on this blog I featured an interview with Martin Weller , one of the keynote speakers for EDEN 2015. It''s a mishmash of edtech, 80s pop culture, animated GIFs, retro toys, ds106 art, and all things cinema. In early American literature (pre-1800), the works are more cultural, political, and/or historical than poetic, which invites the examination of these texts as cultural artifacts.

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Digital transformation: How L&D shapes the future of work


This person’s role is to ensure that every new software a company takes on, serves a purpose and is aligned to the company’s growth and cultural goals. Bosch sees digital transformation as a slow journey that requires cultural change — and this change comes from training.

Innovative Work Spaces

Clark Quinn

However, the lack of privacy means folks can’t focus when they’re doing heavy mental work. When I was keynoting at the Learning@Work conference in Sydney back in 2015, a major topic was about flexible work spaces. Innovation is about culture, practices, beliefs, and technology. I recently read that Apple’s new office plan is receiving bad press. This surprises me, given that Apple usually has their handle on the latest in ideas.

Overcoming 4 Common Concerns of Outsourcing Training

CommLab India

According to the 2015 Training Industry report , the year saw a slight increase in the average expenditure for training outsourcing: $306,683, up from $303,833 in 2014. Information privacy and security. Language barriers and cultural issues. Data Privacy and Security Concerns. The privacy of confidential data and trusting an external agency with your groundbreaking research and proprietary information become major concerns.



Czech Republic) is an advanced analytical SaaS platform for data-driven business leaders with a holistic approach to organizational productivity, communication culture, and digital collaboration setup. Kickstart is a spin-off of Impact Hub Zurich and was launched in 2015 by digitalswitzerland.

Developing the next generation of physician leaders

CLO Magazine

From cost containment to patient privacy concerns, questions about quality care and transparency to an uncertain future, there is a responsibility to address the needs of the business and health care consumer simultaneously. The professional culture emphasizes autonomy, self-?directedness,

How to Become a Learning Organization (An Interview with Michelle Ockers)

Convergence Training

But I would also overlay some of the thinking from Nigel Paine’s book which I shared with you a moment ago, when he talks about the critical components of a learning culture. Because an organization has a culture. But they didn’t invent it–Amy Edmonson came up with it (see Edmonson’s book The Fearless Organization ), and she identified it, I think, in 2002, looking at cultures in a hospital system.

Nine Challenges with Compliance Training in Biotechnology

Interactive Services

But there are clear implications for privacy, and the regulations applying to data mining are evolving rapidly. In 2015, the FDA wrote a strongly-worded warning letter to Canadian company drugs Apotex (which manufactures in India) saying it had lapses in its data control, written procedures, and information systems. Corporate Culture.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] January 9-12, 2013 Association for Science Teacher Education (ASTE) International Conference: Science Education through a Historical Cultural Lens, Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina, USA. link] January 23-25, 2013 Computers, Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP) International Conference: Reloading Data Protection, 6 th , Brussels, Belgium. link] March 12-14, 2013, e-Gov Africa Forum: Connecting Commonwealth Cultures, 7 th annual, Nairobi, Kenya. Clayton R.

Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

TechSmith Camtasia

Up 200 percent from 2015, Facebook serves 8 billion views per day and people watch 100 million hours of video per day. Go to Privacy Shortcuts > More Settings > Ads > Ads Settings > Manage preferences > Visit Ad Preferences > Top Interests, go to “More” > Lifestyle and Culture > Scroll down to US Politics. Video is HOT right now! Like, on fire. Use of video has been on the rise over the past several years and continues to grow.

Here’s Why Marketers Are Obsessed with Facebook Video

TechSmith Camtasia

Up 200 percent from 2015, Facebook serves 8 billion views per day and people watch 100 million hours of video per day. Go to Privacy Shortcuts > More Settings > Ads > Ads Settings > Manage preferences > Visit Ad Preferences > Top Interests, go to “More” > Lifestyle and Culture > Scroll down to US Politics. Are you thinking about advertising with video on Facebook?