Friday News Roundup: California teen digital law, Bill Gates mistake, and more
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
Check out our stories on California’s newest digital law, Bill Gates’ “mistake,” work weight gain, and more. Each week we take the most interesting news from the human resources and training fields… and this week there were plenty of exciting stories.
Three Guidelines for Meaningful Microlearning
MARCH 28, 2017
By ELLEN BURNS-JOHNSON, Instructional Designer / @ELLENBJOHNSON L ast week, my Studio Executive and I visited a client in California. The meeting went well, so to celebrate, she and I went out for tapas. microlearning microlearning examples
California Does It Again: More Changes to the Harassment Training Regulations
MARCH 16, 2016
The California Fair Employment and Housing Council recently amended the Fair Employment and Housing Act’s (FEHA) regulations related to the state’s harassment training mandate for supervisors.
7 Best Courses for Completing California AB-1825 Sexual Harassment Training
JUNE 14, 2012
Does your business operate in California? While this may sound like a daunting task, the OpenSesame marketplace features a number of online training courses that meet California state requirements. Do you have more than 50 employees?
California Environmental Reporting System (CERS)
APRIL 8, 2017
Businesses must complete a Hazardous Materials Business Plan (Business Plan) using an electronic reporting system for the safe storage and use of chemicals
Carmel, California: The new epicenter of educational consulting
MARCH 17, 2015
Move over, Cambridge, Palo Alto, Madison, Ann Arbor, New York and Nashville — Carmel, California may soon become the hotbed for innovation in education! We at KnowledgeStar thank our clients — McGraw-Hill, the United Nations, Brandon-Hall Group, Bersin by Deloitte, and the Navajo Nation — for giving us the privilege of working on such exciting […].
CEASE California’s Online Training Developed by eLearning Mind Wins Silver at Brandon Hall
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
CEASE California’s Online Training Developed by eLearning Mind Wins Silver at Brandon Hall. UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital’s CEASE California Receives Silver Award. UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital’s CEASE California, a leader in reducing secondhand smoke exposure in children and developers of the project, eLearning Mind, won a coveted Brandon Hall Group silver award for excellence in the Best Advance in Custom Content category. September 08, 2016. .
California Student Aid Commission - High Schools
APRIL 5, 2017
Worldwide list of aviation schools. Hundreds of articles and videos on careers, salaries, jobs, and training
Sexual Harassment Training: A Guide To California AB 1825 Compliance
NOVEMBER 6, 2012
In 2004, California mandated that all persons in a management position supervising more than 50 employees be required to take a sexual harassment course (AB-1825) to provide training in proper workplace behavior. What is AB 1825 and who needs to comply with it?
What $1,000,000 buys in Northern California
APRIL 17, 2008
Poppy Lane is a quiet, one-block street in the Berkeley hills that ends at a small public park where people come to climb Remillard Rock, watch their kids in the tiny playground, or play fetch with their dogs. The Meyer lemon tree out front bears fruit all year long.
Hey California! Come on out!
OCTOBER 2, 2011
I'm not sure if that's true, but I always like coming out to California especially when the weather is cold in Michigan! :-). Denzel Washington said, "In Los Angeles, everyone is a star."
Convert Effective Instructor-led Training to Captivating eLearning by Nick Washburn
Learning Solutions Magazine
JANUARY 8, 2017
Learning and behavior scientists at the University of Southern California are finding new ways to digitize effective live. training, keeping it captivating when blended into distance learning. A case study of one of their programs, undertaken for. the US Army, is summarized in this article. Emerging Topics Games & Learning Learning Systems Training Strategies
Course of the Week: AB 1825 California Sexual Harassment Prevention Training
OCTOBER 3, 2012
Check out our course of the week: AB 1825 California Sexual Harassment Prevention Training by Syntrio! Course of the Week
Interactyx and Traliant Announce Partnership To Deliver Online Sexual Harassment Training via TOPYX LMS
APRIL 26, 2017
The suite focuses on changing behavior rather than memorizing rules and laws and consists of a 30-minute employee version, a 60-minute manager’s version, and a two-hour course for managers in California (AB 1825, AB 2053) and Connecticut, which covers the mandated two-hour training requirement.
eLearning Conferences 2012
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
link] December 3-7, 2011 National Staff Development Council (NSDC): Capture the Magic, Anaheim, California, USA. link] December 4-7, 2011 Big Ideas Fest , 3 rd , conference focused on innovation in education, Half Moon Bay, California, USA. Clayton R.
eLearning Conferences 2013
NOVEMBER 13, 2012
link] December 2-5, 2012 Big Ideas Fest: Design, Innovate, Activate, 4 th , conference focused on innovation in education , Half Moon Bay, California, USA. link] December 5-6, 2012 EDUCAUSE Campus IT Policy Workshop, San Diego, California, USA. Clayton R.
Case Study: Making Lean Six Sigma Trainings with Quizzes
APRIL 19, 2016
My name is Olga and I am a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt for a medical device company in California. Shared. Challenge. It all started from one of our goals of providing basic Lean Six Sigma training to our global employees, which we called White Belt training.
2016 ELearning Salary Survey Results
MARCH 29, 2016
The city that pays the highest salaries for elearning professionals is California (San Francisco), with the average reported at $98,536. higher than California.
Meridian LMS to Educate Californians About Affordable Care Act by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
JULY 23, 2013
Meridian Knowledge Solutions is implementing its software-as-a-service LMS and social platform to support Covered California in the education of nearly nine million Californians about the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Curious About AB2053 and Workplace Bullying? Join Us For a Free Webinar!
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
While California training managers are very familiar with AB1825 and the sexual harassment requirements included, not everyone is familiar with the parameters of the new AB2053 law. Preventing abuse and bullying is no longer just an important option for California companies, but a requirement.
Clark Quinn Mobile Learning Design #astdtk13
JANUARY 30, 2013
I'm at the ASTD Tech Knowledge 2013 Conference kicking off today January 29, 2013 in San Jose, California. These are my liveblogged notes from a concurrent session with Dr. Clark Quinn @quinnovator. Apologies for typos and incoherence. Mobile design principles. What's the least I can do for you? We over design and overdevelop. What's the least I can do to get you over the hump? Don't try to put everything in a mobile world. Focus on 20% of the features tht give you 80% of the value.
mLearnCon 2011 Recap
JUNE 14, 2012
We’ll be attending and exhibiting at mLearnCon 2012 in San Jose, California next week. It promises three days of huge learning – intense ideation, discussion and information exchange for those interested in mLearning.
Are Online Courses as Effective as In-Person Education?
MARCH 22, 2017
Comparing the effectiveness of eLearning against its in-person peer poses a challenge. On one hand, the rapid growth of Internet technologies has seen a corresponding growth in online education.
History of the LMS
JULY 20, 2015
In 1963, the first computer for instruction was installed at Orange Coast College in California. Learning management systems have increased in popularity in recent years, but the truth is they have been around for quite some time.
Internet Time Blog » What $1,000,000 buys in Northern California
APRIL 17, 2008
30 poppy poppies. poppy lane is a quiet, one-block street in the berkeley hills that ends at a small public park where people come to climb remillard rock, watch their kids in the tiny playground, or play fetch with their dogs
2012 mLearnCon Conference and Expo Recap - E-Learning Software
JUNE 27, 2012
The annual mLearnCon Mobile Learning Conference and Expo occurred last week in San Jose, California bringing in the largest crowd in the conference's history
Individual Contributors Need Learning, Too
OCTOBER 24, 2016
Managing business operations, they receive and respond to messages from the top and deal with issues coming up from the lower levels of the workforce, said Terry Barton, director of systemwide staff development at the University of California, Office of the President.
eLearning Conferences 2011
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
link] December 5-8, 2010 Big Ideas Fest , 2 nd conference focused on innovation in education, Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Half Moon Bay, California, USA. link] December 6-8, 2010 EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research (ECAR) Symposium, La Costa, Carlsbad, California, USA.
My Adventure at Lynda.com
AUGUST 20, 2014
Very nice buildings and a very “California-vibe.” Andrew kept telling me to dress like I was in California and stop dressing like someone from the East Coast. Karl and Andrew hanging out California-style.
RIP Jay Cross
NOVEMBER 7, 2015
It was terrible to hear the news today that he died yesterday (6 November) at his home in California. Jay was my hero, my colleague and a good friend. Jay was always full of life and this is how I want to remember him: after our presentations at the L&SG event in London in 2009 […].
Wrestling Virtual Learning Technology Trauma to the Mat
ATD Learning Technologies
JANUARY 24, 2017
Join me in Long Beach, California for my session “Captivate and Accelerate: Ensuring Results in the Virtual Classroom” during the ATD Core 4 Conference , March 23-24, 2017.
ArmWrestling for Enlightenment at 28K Feet
JUNE 21, 2012
A long and fascinating week at the mLearn Conference in San Jose California leaves me full to the brim with the joys of seeing friends, meeting new colleagues and challenging myself to stuff as much new information as I can into my aging brain matter.
What Kind of Learning Culture Does Your Company Have?
APRIL 6, 2017
For example, in California where I live, all managers are required to go through a two-hour sexual harassment training by law.
The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
It’s been used to build over 50,000 mobile apps, like Legoland California’s and the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee’s.