eLearning Startup Opportunities

Tony Karrer

I'm going to be moderating a CalTech MIT Enterprise Forum that looks at Entrepreneurial Opportunities in eLearning - basically where do we mutually see a good opportunity to create a successful eLearning Startup. I've talked a bit about this in eLearning startups : the startups in eLearning sit in smaller niches or by attacking tangential opportunities in eLearning. I'm working right now with two eLearning startups doing exactly that.

Learning Power Laws

Tony Karrer

Several of them I regularly talk about: Amara’s Law ( backstory ) states that " we tend to overestimate the effect of a technology in the short run and underestimate the effect in the long run. and Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 tools. See eLearning Portal Integration as one example of this. This is a common theme in my posts: Long Tail Learning - Size and Shape and Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis.

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eLearning Learning Posts

eLearning Learning Hot List. Long Tail Blogging is Dying? eLearning Technology , July 2, 2009. HTML 5 and eLearning Development - Upside Learning Blog , July 2, 2009. E-Learning Authoring Tools Guide 2009 Released: Some Meditations on the Nature of Information - The E-Learning Curve , July 1, 2009. Online Resources for the Library of Congress, eLearning, & more - WISE Pedagogy , July 1, 2009. eLearning Technology , July 1, 2009.

How to MOOC: Designing Effective MOOC Training Programs

Your Training Edge

Massive open online courses (MOOCs) are a bit of a chimera – they have the head of instructor-led training, the body of traditional e-learning, and the long tail of social media. They also take advantage of many technology-enabled learning tools and platforms. On the other hand, courses for soft skills, such as conflict management, communication, and leadership, may take more advantage of social learning tools, incorporating role playing and collaborative assignments.

Top 9 Posts You May Have Missed

Tony Karrer

While it talks in terms of SharePoint, really the patterns described relate to all different types of tools. #2 A long, lost blog post that needs to be revisited. A search tool other than Google that I use, when and why. I'm still not sure why there's not more discussion and adoption. #4 4 - Examples of eLearning 2.0 Wonderful set of examples of what people are doing out there around social learning and eLearning 2.0. #5 eLearning Technology.

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Skimming and Learning Design

Tony Karrer

One of the common themes on my blog is the world we live in with availability of trillions of web pages, millions of people, and thousands of tools, has meant a significant and continuous change in our work literacy. No one will sit through long detailed pieces of information. When we talk about the Long Tail Learning and Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis , the focus is on how to help learners when you cannot possibly get in front of all the information.

Leading Learning and New Skills

Clark Quinn

This month on the Learning Circuits Blog - I asked some very leading questions If we have responsibility for informal learning, social learning, eLearning 2.0 , long tail learning , etc. ” However, in defense, I would point that there's a disconnect between saying "Yes" and the level of understanding and adoption among people in the profession. I'm personally out to change this, but we are a long way from being in a position to lead.

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Leading Learning and New Skills

Tony Karrer

This month on the Learning Circuits Blog - I asked some very leading questions If we have responsibility for informal learning, social learning, eLearning 2.0 , long tail learning , etc. However, in defense, I would point that there's a disconnect between saying "Yes" and the level of understanding and adoption among people in the profession. I'm personally out to change this, but we are a long way from being in a position to lead.

Skills 101

The Future Business of Learning for Suppliers

Charles Jennings

Last month Tony Karrer wrote an very insightful piece on his eLearning Technology blog about the Business of Learning. THE FUTURE BUSINESS OF LEARNING The future business of Learning (or whatever name we finally settle on) lies in providing organisations with the tools, techniques and environments to support them in building employee capability and performance in an increasing range of areas.