Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

These are just some excerpts from Cisco’s Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update for 2014 to 2019, but they clearly prove a point. Because of increased usage on smartphones, smartphones will reach three-quarters of mobile data traffic by 2019.

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Cloud Computing Goes Mainstream Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

and IDC predicts the SaaS-based market will surpass $112 billion by 2019. Changing Roles of IT Professionals First, while cloud computing and SaaS business models can enable IT organizations to lower infrastructure costs and enable more agility to support customers, they are fundamentally changing the roles of many IT and IT security professionals. I will cover developments in how to protect sensitive data housed in SaaS applications in next month’s blog

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Learning through Games – From Warcraft to Workcraft?

Learning Cafe

The event involved a number of presentations, discussions and also an opportunity to try out some of the games that had been designed and developed by PIXELearning. Learning Cuppa from the UK.

The Purpose Effect – Book Review & Interview With Dan Pontefract


Generously littered with examples of organizations and individuals that have found their purpose, the book takes you on a journey to help you find the sweet spot, the harmonious intersection of high purpose at three levels: organization, individual, and role. Role purpose (which is about why a role exists in an organization). I hope our children (the goats) look up to both of us as role models of purpose. I hope to have it out by 2019 or earlier.

Long Live?

Tony Karrer

Although it sounds exciting at first, and certainly appeals to the emotions, several practical issues—all of which are ignored by the contributors to the ASTD 2019 discussion—limit the likelihood that organizations would primarily rely on informal learning. In these cases, then conferences serve marketing purposes first, not professional development purposes. will play an important role in training.