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Big Dog, Little Dog

While much of a recruit's introduction to the Army is the same as it has always been--firing ranges, long marches, obstacle courses, and the like--the Army is increasingly utilizing new technologies to help soldiers learn their jobs. Those that pass muster are adopted.

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 This is important for things like Social Software Adoption.

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Skimming and Learning Design

Tony Karrer

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.

Top 9 Posts You May Have Missed

Tony Karrer

A long, lost blog post that needs to be revisited. I'm still not sure why there's not more discussion and adoption. #4 6 - Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis Newspapers are failing by the day. The fat end of the long tail and the loss of attention is a critical issue that I'm not sure we are really ready to come to grips with. Since I'm out, I'm thinking this is a good time to point you to some past posts.

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knowledge and Learning In The News - 7/18/2006

Big Dog, Little Dog

With a knowledge management history that dates to 1994, IBM certainly qualifies as an early adopter. An author with a 'long tail' - c/net. When Wired Magazine published an article called "The Long Tail," it immediately became a phenomenon on the order of Malcolm Gladwell's "The Tipping Point.". IBM's KM strategy - KM World.

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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. As Bill Cushard over at Mindflash points out , MOOCs (unlike training seminars) are perfect for exploiting the “spacing effect,” in which people learn better when content is repeated over a long time rather than crammed into a short time.

9 On-page SEO Tips for Getting Noticed

Hurix Digital

How long will it last once applied? If possible, use the primary keyword at the start of the title and use modifiers to possibly capture long tailed keywords. Adopt these basic factors of on-page SEO, and you can improve your search engine rankings and start getting noticed. . Ria started her venture to sell organic beauty products with a twinkle in her eye. She had big dreams of establishing a brand catering to tens of thousands of women in a few years.

eLearning Startup Opportunities

Tony Karrer

Technology's Impact on Learning and Education is Greatly Underestimated We tend to overestimate the effect of a technology in the short run and underestimate the effect in the long run. It can be from anyone as long as it gets her credit from her high school.

Collaboration - Storyboard - Enterprise 2.0 - eLearning Hot List

eLearning Learning Posts

Long Tail Blogging is Dying? Social Learning Adoption Success: First Steps? adoption , June 29, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 26, 2009 to July 3, 2009. Top Posts. The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. New skills for learning professionals - Informal Learning , July 1, 2009. eLearning Technology , July 2, 2009. The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? Learning Visions , June 26, 2009.

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.

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The Future Business of Learning for Suppliers

Charles Jennings

Following the vendor rationalisation process there were a small number of strategic suppliers, more preferred suppliers, a longtail’ of approved suppliers and an even longer one of non-approved suppliers who were excluded from bidding for further work with the company.