5 Insights into Workplace Social Learning Technologies

Lambda Solutions

The evolution of social technologies from Yahoo in 1995 to Facebook in 2004 has greatly impacted the way we communicate and hence the way we learn in our professional lives.

Silicon Valley Parents Question Value of Technology in Learning. Should We?

Dashe & Thomson

According to the recent New York Times series Grading the Digital School , parents in some of the most tech savvy places in America are questioning whether the investment in classroom technology is paying off. we are motivated by a blind faith in technology.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | April 26, 2019

Mike Taylor

I also hope these things from the learning, design, and technology world this week bring you a little something worthwhile too. Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany. “A fit body, a calm mind, a house full of love. These things cannot be bought?—?they they must be earned.”

how not to adopt an lcms

Xyleme

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. One of the reasons you’re adopting an LCMS is to streamline your process.

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Scary MOOC Savings

Your Training Edge

As mentioned in my blog post “Fears towards technology based learning”, I have mentioned this factor as the major cause behind fear of using new technology in corporate training and development.

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Huge MOOCs savings

Your Training Edge

As mentioned in my blog post “Fears towards technology based learning”, I have mentioned this factor as the major cause behind fear of using new technology in corporate training and development.

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The Evolution of the “Common eLearning Man”

eLearning Brothers

When writing this post, I’ve been amazed how quickly technology is progressing and how it is starting to impact the methodology of content delivery. Education began to adopt online courses because it helped to reduce the cost of face-to-face classes. Wearable technology.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. In 2012 tech giants like Google, Yahoo, Adobe, Microsoft, Intel and HP posted disappointing earning results. Embrace Change and Adopt a new Mindset.

Opening Keynote with David Pogue #DevLearn

Learning Visions

David Pogue with Yahoo Tech. "My Driverless cars DARPA Robotics Challenge Drones It's not just the technology, but how it affects us. we discard the bad techs and adopt the good ones. "

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Forums vs. Social Networks?

Clark Quinn

It aims at a very broad audience that includes everyone from early adopters to technology laggards. We generally expect users to break into: 5% - Heavy Users - spend quite a bit of time and heavily participate 15% - Light Users - spend a little time, participate a little 80% - Fly-Bys - spend very little time, read bits and pieces It is likely that some of the Heavy Users will be technology laggards, but they will want to participate because of the content.

Using MOOCs: Self-Directed Development and Workforce Training

Your Training Edge

Companies including Yahoo!, Jardine Lloyd Thompson, and Deloitte now encourage their employees to enroll in MOOCs, and Yahoo! But these represent only two of the seven ways companies have found to capitalize on what is not only a new educational technology, but an entirely new approach to organizational education and communication. This series is exploring the seven main ways companies are using MOOCs as identified by Bersin by Deloitte.

6 tips for making your e-learning content look current

eFront

Be conservative in what you adopt, as there is such a thing as being “too fashionable” If you want to play it safe, follow the design of established sites like Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo and the like. Embrace modern web technologies.

The Future Of Your Organization Is In Its Culture Of Learning

Your Training Edge

There aren’t many people who say they are going to ‘yahoo something’ or ‘bing it’, but there are many people who say they are going to ‘google it’. They accept that the world, technology, and consumers are changing. Make sure to use learning technology when necessary.

Corporate MOOCs: Getting Buy-In from Executives and Managers

Your Training Edge

We have explored what MOOCs are and what they can do, the many reasons corporate training departments are ripe for MOOC disruption, and how to use various technology-enabled learning tools to design and run a MOOC. For example, Yahoo!

Social Network Analysis - Twitter - Social Media - Best Stuff from Last Week

Tony Karrer

Overcoming Top 10 Objections to Social Learning - Social Enterprise Blog , April 24, 2009 Ten commandments of e-learning (content design) - Clive on Learning , April 30, 2009 Twitter Learning - eLearning Technology , April 30, 2009 Learning Goals - eLearning Technology , April 29, 2009 An eight-step process using Post-it notes to gain meeting consensus. 4) Social Networks (23) Adoption (8) eLearning Technology.

Finding Answers and Power of Questions

Tony Karrer

I just saw a post by Mike Oehlert on the Power of Questions where he says: So then I read about how Yahoo! , They are also integrating RSS feeds into these technologies so that you can subscribe to an answer stream and some are even integrating it into your Instant Message client. But, I believe with the lower technology hurdles coming about now there will be incremental adoption in the enterprise

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The Power of Learning From Your Peers

CLO Magazine

If you want to create your own cohort-based online learning programs, companies like Intrepid Learning have technology to help. Tech talks are quite common among tech companies like Facebook, Yahoo! Technology is helping to drive peer-to-peer learning as well.

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e-Learning software made with passion and PHP

eFront

PHP is not a fad-of-the-month language, it’s a technology that’s been around for over 15 years. Lots of other hugely popular websites, such as Yahoo, do too.

Learning Management Systems Promote Knowledge Sharing

TOPYX LMS

Companies like Nokia, AOL, and Yahoo are known to encourage work-life balance. In order to adopt a policy of knowledge sharing and maintain that level of innovation, companies will have to create atmospheres in which sharing knowledge is ‘safe’.

Learning Management Systems Promote Knowledge Sharing

TOPYX LMS

Companies like Nokia, AOL, and Yahoo are known to encourage work-life balance. In order to adopt a policy of knowledge sharing and maintain that level of innovation, companies will have to create atmospheres in which sharing knowledge is ‘safe’.

Aha Moments in 2007

Tony Karrer

and Yahoo MyWeb to save bookmarks - locally saved favorites seem rather limited now. Adoption is going to be personal/consumer first - organizational adoption is going to lag: Web 2.0 - Consumer vs. Enterprise Use. The Big Question is back.

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Content is a tyrant.

Learning with e's

But in adopting these communication advances, are we also opening the door for a deluge of content? In 1996, most pre-Google online searching was done using Yahoo! (a Never before has gaining access to information been so easy.

Employee Continuous Training – A winning philosophy’s perks

eFront

Add to that a rapidly changing social, technological and business landscape, like the one we have had for the last several decades, and the the idea that one’s learning should be confined to some particular time at school suddenly seems very bizarre and antiquated. Along with the market changes and technological progress, the law changes too. Take advantage of the latest technology. But what about today’s cutting edge technologies? Humans are curious creatures.

Employee Continuous Training – A winning philosophy’s perks

eFront

Add to that a rapidly changing social, technological and business landscape, like the one we have had for the last several decades, and the the idea that one’s learning should be confined to some particular time at school suddenly seems very bizarre and antiquated. Along with the market changes and technological progress, the law changes too. Take advantage of the latest technology. But what about today’s cutting edge technologies? Humans are curious creatures.

Mobile Usage Habits of Today’s Corporate Learner

SHIFT eLearning

This mobile device, after all, serves as an extension of technology-savvy individuals. To sum it all up, you have to better understand how learners consume content across all technological platforms. A research conducted by Yahoo!

Learning Pulse

Xyleme

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.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? My conversation with George was no exception as we spoke at length about Connectivism , social learning networks, and the future of current learning technologies (LMS, LCMS, etc.)

The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems

Xyleme

In the case of software, or let’s say “digital products” in general, the “production systems” have undergone vast technological change, in the same way as traditional manufacturing techniques. Eventually, a better manufacturing system was adopted that changed the way things were built.

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LCB Question for December - Past Year, Present Challenges, Predictions

Tony Karrer

and Yahoo MyWeb to save bookmarks - locally saved favorites seem rather limited now. kinds of solutions that people can adopt right now. First, let me say that before I predict anything, I always start with a couple of quotes that keep me grounded: A consistent pattern in our response to new technologies is we simultaneously overestimate the short-term impact and underestimate the long-term impact. The Learning Circuits Blog Question for December has been posted.

learning pulse

Xyleme

Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare How not to adopt an LCMS RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

learning pulse

Xyleme

How not to adopt an LCMS The Great Debate Once Again… RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse May 27th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Tony Karrer is blogging about the term “meta-learning” and its definition as it was used in the article “ Become a chief meta-learning officer ” by Jay Cross and Clark Quinn. Great insights are shared by author and commenters.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

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. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

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Five Myths of Social Learning

Xyleme

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. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Pay Attention!! | Xyleme Insider

Xyleme

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. Incorporate other new technologies: After the success of incorporating Twitter into our webinars, we are always on the lookout for new technologies to incorporate as well.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

Xyleme

We as an industry dedicate vast amounts of R&D resources to general functionality such as workflow, collaboration and now social media functionality that will never get adopted past the departmental level. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.