Collaborative Learning in the Workplace

Docebo

It’s the collaboration between your workforce and their peers. We use sites like YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook not only to connect with each other, but to learn from one another. What is Collaborative Learning? Corporate Training vs. Collaborative Learning.

What is social learning (and how to adopt it)

Docebo

Social learning can help today’s organizations keep up with the pace at which their business moves. More and more, organizations are turning to social learning to deliver exciting e- learning experiences to their customers, partners, and employees. What is social learning?

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DR. STELLA LEE – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT DR. STELLA LEE: Dr. Stella Lee brings over 20 years of international experience in e-learning, blended, and distance learning strategy, design, development, project management, and implementation. It can also be used to identify where to increase learning support and resources.

What is Social Learning (And How to Adopt it)

Docebo

Social learning can help today’s organizations keep up with the pace at which their business moves. More and more, organizations are turning to social learning to deliver exciting e-learning experiences to their employees, customers and partners. Learning is all about the interactions we have across all facets of our lives: we talk to people, we listen to what they’re saying, and then aim to apply or consider the insights that person is bestowing upon us (and vice-versa).

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

Technological infrastructure for social learning. Work and learning are converging, and as this change happens, the infrastructure of the old corporate learning must go – things like traditional one-size-fit-all in-person training seminars. In its place enters social and informal learning hubs like on-demand content, live online discussions, wikis and forums, and searchable content archives. Putting a learning platform in place. Learning Networks.

M-LEARNING TRENDS TO ADOPT IN 2021

QuoDeck

The emerging technological innovations have certainly revolutionized the way learning is traditionally conducted. With the introduction of elearning and now, mobile learning, new trends are emerging in the market that can positively impact both young and adult learners.

How Digital Learning Platforms Empower Students with Personalized Learning

MagicBox

Personalized learning was defined by a group of organizations funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, back in 2014, as one that “… offers a tech-friendly vision of an individualized, data-heavy, mastery-based education system.” Constant assessment, feedback and learner data are the cornerstones of this fresh approach to learning, facilitated by technology. Personalized Learning in K-12 Education.

Why You Should Adopt Social Learning

EI Design

It is exciting to be part of the new era in corporate learning that leverages on social and collaborative learning. Today, social learning is more than a buzz and is increasingly used by forward thinking organizations to foster collaborative learning and more significantly its application on the job. Here is why you should adopt social learning, from both learners’ and businesses’ perspectives. Facilitates collaboration.

Insights from Ignite 2019: 5 Key Changes Every Business Leader Should Know About

Vitalyst

Although they are very different technologies, they both fit with Microsoft’s renewed emphasis on productivity and collaboration. Both also come with a learning curve. Don’t just tell employees how they can prepare— show them by providing a range of learning and support options.

Why Adopt Gamification For Corporate Training – 8 Questions Answered

EI Design

It is more than a buzz and is gaining momentum on account of increased adoption of mobile learning. This article addresses 8 questions on why adopting gamification for corporate training makes sense. 8 Questions Answered: Why You Should Adopt Gamification For Corporate Training. At EI Design , we have an established gamification practice and we have seen a steady increase in the last two years in its adoption for serious learning (for corporate training).

The Top 5 Free Learning Management Platforms

CommLab India

To deal with financial constraints, several companies are opting for free learning software, and these include Learning Management Systems (LMSs). Most developers of free learning management platforms offer their products free of charge to companies who don’t use these platforms to sell courses. MOODLE is the acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. This learning management powerhouse is inarguably the king of the LMS world.

Six Obstacles To Building Communities In Organizations

Learnnovators

Rachel Happe begins her latest post, 10 Trends for the Future of Communities , with a comprehensive description of the various intersecting and intermingling streams and characteristics that inform communities, and I am quoting her below: “ Communities sit at the intersection of a number of trends; social media, digital transformation, a generational shift to prioritize purposeful work, the future of work, change management, leadership and social learning.”

Emergent Workplaces: Learning in the Networked World

ID Reflections

A recent, very brief conversation with @krishashok triggered a few thoughts related to emergent workplaces and what learning in the networked world will look like. Setting the Context Here are two definitions from Wikipedia that captures the essence of Networked Learning: Networked learning is a process of developing and maintaining connections with people and information, and communicating in such a way so as to support one another''s learning.

Six Obstacles to Building Communities in Organizations

ID Reflections

Rachel Happe begins her latest post, 10 Trends for the Future of Communities , with a comprehensive description of the various intersecting and intermingling streams and characteristics that inform communities, and I am quoting her below: Communities sit at the intersection of a number of trends; social media, digital transformation, a generational shift to prioritize purposeful work, the future of work, change management, leadership and social learning.

Demystifying Working Out Loud

Learnnovators

“ When people leverage collaboration platforms to contribute and to build relationships, that appeals to their intrinsic motivators of autonomy, mastery, and relatedness. ” ~ Working Out Loud: Better for You; Better for the Firm. It has helped me to develop my personal learning network (PLN) and enabled my PKM. Does working out loud need digital technology in the form of an online platform or tool? A distributed workforce requires a digital platform for connect.

Blended Learning: Different combinations that work

G-Cube

Blended Learning is in itself self-explanatory, its all in the name. A blended learning program is one that utilizes more than one mode of learning delivery –for a personalized and impactful learning experience. A successful blend is one which captures the learning objectives and is delivered within the available infrastructure. Existing capabilities of learners as well as their receptiveness towards a new learning platform also needs to be ascertained.

7 Strategies to Facilitate “Working Out Loud”

Learnnovators

I spent the greater part of the weekend mulling over the practice of working out loud, what makes some folks adopt the habit with ease while others struggle, and what could be some of the possible enabling factors that support working out loud. A community grows through conversation, collaboration, and showcasing of work in progress. Community members learn together, share feedback, take onus of building the domain.

Could an Open Learning Platform Work for Your Company?

CLO Magazine

The role of the chief learning officer is no longer just about developing employees, it’s about developing entire organizations. From building an attractive company culture that empowers employees to take control of their learning experiences, to identifying and shaping company champions who will help grow the business, CLOs have to look at the big picture when it comes to corporate learning. Enter open learning platforms.

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Social Learning for Associations: What to Expect in a Modern LMS

Talented Learning

Social learning. It is essential for any association learning management system (LMS). Yet no one can define “social learning” in a nutshell, because there is no universally accepted meaning. As LMS consultants , we’ve helped many different types of associations define their learning technology requirements. This means many associations are wrestling with fundamental questions at the intersection of social and learning: One social system or two?

LXP: A Smarter Approach To Learning And Upskilling

Disprz

If you hop on a time machine and go a few years back, you’ll find Learning Management Solution(LMS) ruling the learning space. It might help all your employees in learning standardized concepts and completing compliance courses like how to file an expense.

LXP: A Smarter Approach To Learning And Upskilling

Disprz

If you hop on a time machine and go a few years back, you’ll find Learning Management Solution(LMS) ruling the learning space. It might help all your employees in learning standardized concepts and completing compliance courses like how to file an expense.

SkillSoft's inGenius: About adding meaningful context.

ID Reflections

This social learning layer will integrate with SkillSoft's Book 24X7, a vast repository of technical and IT-related literature that many organizations use as off-the-shelf content to enable their employees. For organizations that have already invested in licenses for access to Books 24X7, inGenius could be an added benefit that would allow users to collaborate and add context. John Ambrose in his post Social Learning Will Fill Enterprise 2.0’s

Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap

Obsidian Learning

New post Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap on Obsidian Learning. I had the pleasure of being in London last week attending the annual Learning and Technologies 2016 conference ( [link] ) there. I directly experienced a few themes that are applicable in learning regardless of the content. This is such a challenge as new and different solutions become more and more available, but in global companies, adoption of new technology has to be a slow and methodical process.

Shifting Your Corporate Training Program from Expense to Investment

Infopro Learning

Investing in effective corporate training can drive businesses to adapt to changing learning trends and expand their reach. This can also enable employees to learn the desired skills, accelerate their performance, and boost overall workplace efficiency.

Social Learning Cannot be a Bolt-On Strategy

ID Reflections

“I’m arguing that something much bigger is happening than the application collaborative tools within the enterprise – it’s a profound transformation of the enterprise as we know it. ” Social Learning and social business go hand in hand. To facilitate social learning, an organization has to become a social business first. When we talk about social learning, we are talking about the fundamental organizational structure of a business.

Digital Video: 10 Ways to Experience Modern Learning Live and On-Demand

Talented Learning

Until recently, digital video was underutilized by technology-enabled learning solutions. But now video-centered training is going mainstream, thanks to the rise of modern cloud-based learning platforms , high-speed wireless networks, connected mobile devices, social media channels and live video streaming standards like WebRTC. Not surprisingly, all of this video adoption is rapidly changing business applications – including training. 2) Peer-to-Peer Collaboration.

eLearning Trends To Watch Out For In 2021

Tesseract Learning

We will look at some key trends that will reshape the learning landscape in the coming year and beyond. In the digital learning space, Artificial Intelligence has a big role to play in 2021 and beyond. Learning Analytics. Personalized Learning. Adaptive Learning.

3 Tips for Creating the Right Enterprise Learning Environment

Docebo

Here are three areas to focus upon and some tips to make sure you get it right: Enterprise Learning Styles – Blended Learning vs Hybrid Learning. Interactive Learning Experience – Gamification for Instant Gratification.

LXP for All – Training Infrastructure and how it can be leveraged across the learning ecosystem

Origin Fractal LXP

A Learning Experience Platform has been in the market for a few years now and organizations are exploring new opportunities to leverage the greatest impact. A training infrastructure establishes the organization’s learning culture and is aligned to its business objectives.

Unlocking The Value Of Online Training In The Automobile Sector

G-Cube

The advent of latest e-learning technologies in different organizations have made a fundamental difference to the way content is developed and delivered. Today, automotive manufacturers have been leveraging technology-inclined learning for extensive dealer employees as well as online onboarding programs. Role of Technology-Inclined Learning Solutions. Keeping in mind the diversified audiences, e-learning is adopted to cater to individual needs.

THE TRANSFORMATIVE JOURNEY OF CORPORATE MOOCS

Learnnovators

What is, however, required is that they have to be designed on engaging learning strategies and components that satisfy today’s learners. Today, while we are in the process of assisting one of our clients in setting up a Corporate University/MOOC for their internal training purposes, we set out on a quick journey to explore and learn more about the recent changes that have been marking this space.

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems. Today, however more and more learning management systems are bringing into content management features, inc. Social Learning – 57.1%.

The Role of the Collaboration Advisor

Jane Hart

In my previous post, Emerging new roles for learning and performance professionals , I identified some of the new roles appearing in the workplace. Today I want to look at the role of the Collaboration Advisor. For many organizations as well as the workers within them, this is going to be a fundamental new approach to working (and learning), so they are likely to need a lot of support as they adopt these new collaboration practices. Social Learning in Business.

KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT KEVIN THORN: Kevin Thorn is an award-winning e-learning designer & developer, consultant, and owner of NuggetHead Studioz, LLC. , a boutique custom design and development studio specializing in online learning experiences. This is why so much online learning fails."

E-learners Perspective: What Type of Technology-aided Learning Do They Prefer?

G-Cube

Technology-aided learning is being adopted by the training industry for more than a decade now as most learning leaders in the corporate sector believe that e-learning is the way ahead to train on a continuous basis. By learners as well, e-learning is perceived very positively and it is how they would prefer to learn in future. These are – Virtual Classroom, tele-teaching, blended learning, collaborative learning and supported self-learning.

Evolution of the Mobile LMS: mLearning for the new-age learner

G-Cube

With increasing affordability and evolving technologies to suit modern life, mobile devices now present a huge potential for training and learning – especially in the corporate scenario. The effectiveness of Mobile Learning or mLearning stems out of the fact that mobile devices provide an easy access to a variety of learning content – media files, audio or video snippets, images, documents or Web pages – anytime and anywhere, as per the convenience and need of the learner.

Implementation of LMS in a large organization: Critical factors for acceptance

G-Cube

Most organizations that are serious about training and learning are also serious about Learning Management System. While initially, LMS were put up in place to deliver selected online courses, the trend now is to create a common consolidated platform to manage all training and learning initiatives across an organization. For a large organization, the learning management system manages, delivers and tracks online learning as well as instructor-led classroom trainings.

Exploring Learning Analytics: How is it affecting corporate learning?

G-Cube

With changing technologies, the learning industry is changing its expectations from e-learning as well. While until a few years ago e-learning was simply making learning available and accessible to learners, today learning professionals are keen on uplifting the user experience and want more out of the learning experience. We had explored some of the opportunities and challenges of adaptive e-learning in a previous post. e-Learning LMS

10 LMS Retail Software

Ed App

It also functions as an effective microlearning platform and employee training tool that enables you to create, customize, manage, and deploy highly interactive elearning content for your workers through its multiple user-friendly features. LMS Retail Software #5 – Learn Amp.

Megatrends in MOOCs: #6 More Social, More Collaborative

Your Training Edge

But social media platforms are just technologies that have enabled a more fundamental transformation, and not just in business: today communication, collaboration, and social interaction take center stage in our lives, in our work, and in our learning. We’ve all heard that most of learning is informal, and much of informal learning is social (coaching/mentoring, talking in the break room, chatting online, etc.).