ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. ASTD conducted a free webinar on that research report this week. Manager, Learning Technology at Qualcomm).

Selling Social Media for Learning: ASTD Big Question

Kapp Notes

This month's ASTD Learning Circuit's Blog Big Question is "How do I communicate the value of social media as a learning tool to my organization?" If you try to sell the use of social media as a technology play, it will not work. ASTD Big Question Web 2.0

Wearable Computing Technology In Learning

Upside Learning

We’ve been tracking the growth of wearable computing devices and associated technology as they are likely to have interesting implications for learning technology. I think there are three reasons we shouldn’t ignore wearable technology for learning-.

ASTD's Big Question for December 2008: New Learning

Kapp Notes

The ASTD Big question this month is What did you learn about learning in 2008? Tags: ASTD Big Question I learn so much all the time from students, clients and colleagues, it is hard to narrow it down to just two or three things, but I'll try.

Technology Evaluation Checklist for Learning Professionals (Free Download)

Bottom-Line Performance

We hear about a new smartphone, new app, new technology every single day. With so many new technologies on the market, how do you sort through the irrelevant and the junk? We needed away to objectively evaluate technologies and separate the good from the bad.

Frank Nguyen - EPSS - at ASTD

Tony Karrer

Frank Nguyen is presenting at ASTD on EPSS. You must focus on more than the technology in order to drive adoption of EPSS. You can find his presentation on his site. His major points were: Search is not an effective method for performers to find information. Integrating information closer to the work flow and work interface can improve performance. Novices cannot effectively use the same support systems as experts.

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Three Great Takeaways from ASTD 2012

Mindflash

When I registered for the ASTD International Conference & Expo 2012 over a month ago, I planned to write a recap post for two reasons: First, it’s a chance to share what I learned so people who couldn’t attend might learn something from my experience.

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Frank Nguyen - EPSS - at ASTD

Clark Quinn

Frank Nguyen is presenting at ASTD on EPSS. You must focus on more than the technology in order to drive adoption of EPSS. You can find his presentation on his site. His major points were: Search is not an effective method for performers to find information. Integrating information closer to the work flow and work interface can improve performance. Novices cannot effectively use the same support systems as experts.

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ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 4/08/2010 ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter eFront is an LMS commited to international standards.

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MOOCs – What Are They? Why Should You Care?

Your Training Edge

Nuts and Bolts (technology, transitioning from ILT/elearning). Being a big believer in “Technology Enabled Learning”, Bryant seeks to create awareness, motivate adoption and engage organizations and people in the changing business of education.

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eFront Wins Learning Technology Award

eFront

The Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Awards are presented by Brandon Hall Research, one of the leading research firms in training and development.

Answering the Question: How Do We Keep Up

Kapp Notes

This Month's ASTD Big Question is simple and comple x--"How do we keep up?" Being in the field of instructional technology and teaching it to others--my students, consulting clients and others--it can be a real struggle to make sure I am on the cutting edge of what is happening. Listen to what is going on with technology. 2) Tryout new technologies whenever possible. If it has legs, people will use it and find value in it and then I'll learn about it and adopt.

2009 Top Posts and Topics: Kapp Notes

Kapp Notes

The ASTD Big question this month is an annual question: What did you learn about learning in 2009? So, I teamed with alumni Robyn Defelice at Dishing Design and updated the article for ASTD. Implementing New Learning Technology? In my consulting practice, I get asked a lot about how to pilot test new technologies within an organization. This posting is a reminder to do an analysis before being seduced by the technology. Tags: ASTD Big Question

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Where we are today: Primary forms of social learning technologies used in corporations today appear to be e-mail, live online learning (Web conferencing), threaded discussion, and collaborative content development. Organizations are just beginning to use social media technologies and few are using the social learning technologies available in their LMSs. Tagging/Bookmarking - described how they worked; relatively low adoption but may increase as more LMSs include.

2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)

Bottom-Line Performance

Based on what we’ve seen through industry conferences (ASTD ICE 2013, Training 2013 anyone?), recent client work and the latest eLearning Guild research reports, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities remains on track with most of its predictions.

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Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

Bottom-Line Performance

Mayra has authored articles for ASTD and Learning Solutions Magazine and writes frequently on her personal blog. Many people talk about stats that refer to the massive adoption of mobile devices, the impact of devices in our daily life and so on. Mayra Aixa Villar.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

If the technology infrastructure does not enable internet connection and the only availability is mobile, then m-learning on a smartphone is workable and clearly acceptable. Fastest growing markets for early adopters: tablets & PGPs. The technology is saying it. Tags: E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning LMS social learning tablet Uncategorized ASTD m-learning training

New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

ASTD last week released its new research report, titled ‘ Mobile Learning – Delivering Learning in a Connected World ‘, which we are very pleased to have sponsored. Chief barriers to adopting mobile learning include budget, integration with legacy systems, and security.

eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

The 2013 ASTD State of the Industry Report tells us that only 1.39% of respondents are actually distributing content via mobile even though we’re very close to reaching market saturation with SmartPhones ( predictions vary from August of this year to early next year ).

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Top 100 Learning Game Resources

Upside Learning

using the technology of today, in the classroom today. Adopting Digital Game-based Learning: Why and How- Upside Learning Blog, March 26, 2009. Learning Circuits - ASTD’s Online Magazine Covering E-Learning.

Top 100 Learning Game Resources

Upside Learning

using the technology of today, in the classroom today. Adopting Digital Game-based Learning: Why and How- Upside Learning Blog, March 26, 2009. Learning Circuits – ASTD’s Online Magazine Covering E-Learning.

Celebrating 9 Glorious Years Of Learning!

Upside Learning

And what better way than to leverage the latest web designing technology – Parallax Scrolling? The number ‘ 9 ’ symbolizes harmony; it represents the inspiration and the perfection of ideas. We couldn’t agree more.

ISD and the Problem of Change

There Is No Chalk

ASTD posted a column by Laleh Patel reviewing a study by ASTD and I4cp on the rapid advancement of learning development technologies, and where companies are in adopting new instructional strategies. The study found that a shocking 97% of polled companies still use the traditional classroom for current courses. Now, "shocking" isn't meant to imply that the classroom should have been abandoned. social media social learning instructional systems design

Starting trouble

Clark Quinn

As a consequence of the forthcoming book (no cover comps yet nor ability to preorder), I’ve had to put my thoughts together, and I’m giving the preliminary version next Thurs, February 6, at 11AM PT, 2PM ET as a webinar for ASTD. We should be the most eager adopters of technology, staying on top of new developments and looking for their potential to support our organizations. social strategy technology

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LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

If the technology infrastructure does not enable internet connection and the only availability is mobile, then m-learning on a smartphone is workable and clearly acceptable. Fastest growing markets for early adopters: tablets & PGPs. The technology is saying it. E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning LMS social learning tablet Uncategorized ASTD m-learning training

Mobile Learning In The Workplace – Survey

Upside Learning

Mobile technology, having seeped into popular culture, is now finding widespread acceptance as a training and learning device in the workplace as well.

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Human Capital Analytics — Now

eLearning Brothers

Today, mobile devices and technology have permeated most areas of our lives. The intersection between learning and performance and technology has become a space offering rich data with unknown impact. You don’t need to throw out your old systems and technology.

Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

I went back and found a 1998 ATD (then ASTD) State of the Industry report. These new reality technologies have been sitting on the horizon for years. Technology has finally gotten to the point where the opportunity is catching up to the promise. It is not about technology.

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The Question Of Why (Not) eLearning On iPads Or Tablets?

Upside Learning

Adoption of mLearning. Upside Learning has supported research bodies like ASTD (Mobile Learning: Delivering Learning In A Connected World) and Towards Maturity ( Mobile Learning at Work ) to bring out independent research reports on mobile learning.

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Verizon recognized for Workplace Learning Innovation (2 Case Studies)

Count5

Sales Process Adoption: Verizon had over a dozen disparate sales methodologies and used q.MINDshare to provide training reinforcement as they migrated to their uniform Values-Focused Selling methodology. Verizon also won the ATD (formerly ASTD) Best Award for this same initiative.

ePerformance

Tony Karrer

I just listened to Clark Quinn's presentation at ASTD LA ( eLearning Strategy Presentation) which is available online. Clark and I have discussed before the challenges with naming in our world and I was happy to see that he adopted the terminology of eLearning -> ePerformance.

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Barriers to Implementing Mobile Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Old people are right: technology does progress at a frequently dizzying rate, and keeping up with it often proves a most costly venture. ASTD provided an article in their newsletter entitled Barriers to Mobile Learning. Oh, those fateful words.

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. Clearly there’s a strong technology shift happening now. Embrace Change and Adopt a new Mindset. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile!

4 Universal Trends That Mean It’s Time for You to Add the Power of Elearning to Your Training

Enyota Learning

The ASTD or the American Society for Training and Development surveyed 2500 firms. The advent of technology and its incessant growth has transformed how US organizations recruit, analyze, work, educate, and train staff. Corporate training must similarly leverage the power of technology.

Review of Karl Kapp’s newest book on learning games aka serious games

Knowledge Guru

I’ll speak to this at my upcoming session, “ Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Game Design ” at ASTD TechKnowledge 2014 and Training 2014.). Chapter 13 – Technology Tools. I first met Karl Kapp in late 2012.

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