Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


ABOUT BOB LITTLE (Senior Partner, Bob Little Press & PR). As the Senior Partner of Bob Little Press & PR , you have been providing business-to-business public relations (PR) services to many organizations in the ‘learning’ and ‘learning technologies’ industry for years. Every press release tells a story – preferably, it tells the whole story within the first three paragraphs or 150 words.

When your LMS BFF is no longer

eLearning 24-7

The same problem arises when they say the infamous, “stop me at any time and ask questions”, which results in me doing that at – some handle it well, others ignore and continue pressing on with their information. e-learning vendors LCMS learning management system LMS buying a LMS LMS issues I’ve been there. Having a close BFF and then one day, that BFF is gone – in the wind, out of sight, out of my keyboard touch. You ask yourself – was it me?

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Blackboard Inc. To Be Acquired: Will Become Privately Held Company by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

(Press Release) Education software company Blackboard Inc. Learning Systems (LMS/LCMS) Management Strategies Toolsannounced today that it will be acquired by an investor group led by affiliates of Providence Equity Partners.

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Totara LMS Partners with Lambda Solutions, Allen Interactions by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

(Press Release) Totara Learning Solutions, a global alliance founded by Kineo eLearning and Catalyst IT, has entered two new partnerships in North America with solutions providers Lambda Solutions and Allen Interactions. Learning Systems (LMS/LCMS) Tools

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It’s Demo Time

eLearning 24-7

Even if you request quickly that you would like to see a demo, many sales people will continue to press for details over the phone. e-learning elearning LCMS learning portal LMS craig weiss e-learning vendors learning platformsYou want to see a learning platform, but you don’t want to access the trial, first or perhaps you can’t. What do you do? You can try to figure out about the product via the company’s web site, but many sites honestly are beyond awful.

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E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

By that time, the innovators are pressing on. authoring tools content authoring tool E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning LCMS learning portal LMS m-learning mobile learning Product Review rapid content authoring tool SAAS social learning Uncategorized craig weiss instructional design learning online learning training wbtI love innovation. It is what makes any product or service, aspire to new heights. I especially love it when it happens in the e-learning industry.

aNewSpring Releases Self-Service eLearning Platform at DevLearn 2011 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

[Press Release] aNewSpring, a Netherlands-based provider of online services that enable trainers to develop, maintain, and distribute innovative education products, announced today at DevLearn the international launch of the latest version of its self-service platform.

BlueVolt LMS Goes Mobile: HTML5 Mobile Interface by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

[Press Release] BlueVolt's new HTML5 mobile interface enables learning on-the-go. Learning Systems (LMS/LCMS) Mobile Learning ToolsThe interface is in beta, but is available for free to all existing BlueVolt LMS customers.

Product Review: Mzinga OmniSocial

eLearning 24-7

What vendors fail to tell you, unless you press them, is you can actually use an API (open source) solution and integrate it yourself. So, why can’t I do it when it comes to a LMS/LCMS system? Tags: LCMS LMS Mzinga SAAS Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning hosted learning portal m-learning social learning social media web site OmniSocial apps widgets APIs I’m on my way to get a car that enables me to launch a robust social learning system.

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Moodle LMS: Hot Potatoes is Now Free!

The E-Learning Curve

and press a button. I blogged recently about the development of the Nanogong and the Riffly audio-visual plugins for Moodle 2.0. Today, I'm pleased to announce that an old - that is, well-established -Moodle plugin is now freely available.

Merger - OutStart & Hot Lava (Mobile Learning)

eLearning Cyclops

OutStart produces an LCMS and development tools (including TrainerSoft, which was renamed OutStart Trainer). So, here is what they get by buying, I mean merging, with Hot Lava as stated in the press release. OutStart has announced a merger with Hot Lava software. It will be interesting to see where this goes. There are many challenges to m-learning. The ease of getting handhelds to talk to an LMS is one, I am sure they will be getting this down pat with Hot Lava and their LMS.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

I am also going to say no as Open Source LMS's are not "essentially free", they need a technical support team at hand and this expense can be offset by outsourced managed services for LCMS's that need little or no technical knowledge. John Roberts mentions an openSource LCMS. I'm not aware of any OS LCMS products - maybe someone can point me in a new direction?

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Facebook Press Room. LCMS (22). Other Open Source LMS Solutions - eLearning 24-7 , April 14, 2010 cons on Moodle and open source LMS/ LCMS in general. Social Learning, Social Media – Brothers in Arms - eLearning 24-7 , April 28, 2010 Is it me or does it seem that most vendors in the LMS/ LCMS market still believe that with some smoke and mirrors, you won’t realize that social media actually must be integrated into social learning for it to exist?