How Not to Adopt an LCMS


Modern learning organizations understand that, in order to provide learners with the resources they expect (such as content personalization, mobile learning, microlearning, and just-in-time support) new technology tools are no longer a “nice to have” — they’re a necessity.


Pay Attention!! | Xyleme Insider


Home About Xyleme Insider Podcasts Xyleme Inc. Home > Executive Perspective , Learning Technologies > Pay Attention!! Tony Karrer has an interesting blog post called Twitter and Webinars that has some insights on this subject and his views on coupling social media with web conferencing technology. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Syndicate This Blog Contact blogs (at) News Xylemes old blog is here.

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The Impact of Learning Technology on Corporate Training


The right mix of learning technology and content is important to achieve learning goals. The rapid pace of evolution in technology and change in the way learners’ gather information is a serious challenge for organizations. Technology’s role.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast.

how not to adopt an lcms


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Executive Perspective > How not to adopt an LCMS How not to adopt an LCMS June 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As the economy has forced organizations to do more with less, we’re seeing more and more interest in LCMS systems. Some common mistakes organizations make when adopting and LCMS are: Trying to shoe-horn your existing process into your new system.


Textbooks are dead. Or Should Be.


And that is exactly what Jeff Katzman, CLO at Xyleme, is proposing; replacing textbooks and gradebooks with tablets for both students and teachers. They are so bright and hip, and using technology is a given in their lives. I am struck by how deeply technology is integrated into our lives, but yet my kids’ classroom isn’t all that different from my own when I was a kid. ” Adopting technology into the current culture of learning has many benefits.

The Learning Polemic [Guest Post]

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

[Guest Post by Jeff Katzman, Founder and CLO, Xyleme] The views of this post are that of the guest and not my own. Recent developments in standards have the potential to up-end the status quo, and re-draw the competitive landscape of learning technology providers, and learning content providers. It will be interesting to see how the stakeholders in the proprietary camp will react to the changes brought with the adoption of the new standards.

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Five Steps to Making Your Content Mobile Ready


Given the ubiquitous nature of mobile technology, one would think that most Learning and Development (L&D) organizations would be well on their way to developing programs specifically for use on mobile devices. This coincides with Xyleme''s own research with our prospects and customers.

Learning and Development Webinars


Eric Span, lead content developer at Benefitfocus shows the before and after of their learning ecosystem and how Xyleme helped them optimize their learning content design and delivery. Xyleme and Principled Technologies talk about a customer project that they delivered in half the time. Hear the Cisco story about creating and delivering effective learning using Xyleme and their own award-winning platform. He is joined by Mark Hellinger of Xyleme.

Why Training Needs to go Agile (Part 1 – The Basics)


So how do Training Vendors help training organizations go agile: they adopt Agile Development. Agile Development Learning Technologies informal learningToday, the expectations of learners are much different than they were only a few years ago.

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iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. This is key opportunity for educational publishers, many of whom have already adopted the ePub standard, to realize an even greater ROI on their eBook investment.

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Learning Pulse


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. He explains how today’s complex environments demand emergent practices and why a new training model and a new form of workplace have to be adopted to ensure the survival of the training department. Learning technologies are not adopted similarly by all types of people. Karl Kapp is grouping technology adopters in five different types: Technology enthusiasts or Techies, Visionaries, Pragmatists, Conservatives, and Skeptics.

Instructional Design Orthodoxy


As the web took root, and the learner population shifted from baby-boomer to GenX, the expectations about how to use technology were evolving based on the adoption of web-browsers. However, in just in the past year, we’ve finally seen a shift driven, I believe, by the adoption of tablet devices like the iPad and now the Kindle fire.

Five Myths of Social Learning


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Given the need for enterprise adoption, Forrester reports two key criteria that organizations need to look for in their community platform vendors: Full solution services: In addition to the technology, they must bring experience branding in this new medium and deploying communities, strategy & education services, and community management services.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. In mid-May, along with Xyleme CEO, Mark Hellinger, I attended EMC World where one of our enterprise customers, Informa , had the opportunity to showcase their integrated Xyleme LCMS / EMC Documentum solution to the ECM community.

learning pulse


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare How not to adopt an LCMS RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

learning pulse


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. How not to adopt an LCMS The Great Debate Once Again… RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

Buzzword: Micro-learning


For many years, my RSS reader, and the feeds that I subscribe to, have been my primary mechanism for keeping up with developments across the L&D and Technology industries. – This article was authored by Mark Berthelemy, a Customer Account Manager at Xyleme, Inc.

Reaction to IMS Learning Impact 2012 Conference


While it was a small gathering, the caliber of people and level of engagement of the participants was impressive. ( [link] ) There was a high concentration of executives of major educational content publishers, the largest learning technology providers, and leaders in K12 and higher-ed all gathered to coalesce around a set of standards that can meet the challenges of transforming teaching and learning in higher-ed and K12. The number and quality of the early adopters serve as evidence.

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Personalization for Knowledge Workers


The 2013 high-skill knowledge worker is connected, mobile, global, dispersed and relies the new breed of communication, and collaboration technologies to do business. This is the story of Xyleme. Xyleme is on a development path to enable this very vision.

The Importance of Personalized Learning – Part 1 of 3 – K12


Personalization, and the technologies that support it, are innovations that threaten to upend the entrenched interests in learning content and technology. Traditional Publishers, eLearning Companies and LMS Systems are Locked into Antiquated Approaches and Technologies .

Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative.


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. A little background: We’ve been working on the Xyleme Voices podcast library for over a year and a half now. Clark Quinn There is a real discomfort of doing things differently when adopting social media. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

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Limestone Learning

As your business evolves into an intelligent enterprise, you’re facing new challenges: new technology; evolving ways of doing business; and more customer data than ever before. Innovative ways and ideas to meet your enablement, adoption, and business objectives.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Learning technologies are becoming social, collaborative, and virtual. Interestingly, it's Xyleme - an LCMS vendor that is sponsoring the site. Corollary => Open Source Video Technologies I'm dealing right now with delivery of video on mobile devices. eLearning Technology.

Free L&D webinars for August 2018

Limestone Learning

Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: DEMO: Changing the Way Learning Is Created and Delivered with Xyleme (Free for ATD members) Xyleme is the learning content management system (LCMS) of choice for visionaries who are looking for innovative ways to change how learning is created and delivered.

My Moodle Test


Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Technologies , Standards > My Moodle Test My Moodle Test October 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Talk has been heating up lately regarding the use of open source versus proprietary systems for learning. is more widely adopted than SCORM 2004, so I don’t think that’s a terrible decision on their part.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

This shift will be driven by a combination of factors including learner (and executive) demand, IT acceptance and infosec approval plus a movement towards the adoption of “bring your own device” use policies within the enterprise. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?