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?" An atmosphere of sharing is required for Social Media to be adopted. Roger's also talks about the technology adoption continuum which will help position social media within the organization. Position Social Media Differently Than It's Intended Use For example, the Twitter question is "What are you doing?"

2010 Predictions - Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

January's Big Question at the Learning Circuits blog asks for our 2010 predictions. Google Wave will be released as a much less cumbersome application than the current beta version, but will struggle with adoption by general public. So, here we go; m-Learning continues to grow. I think the growing popularity of social media apps on mobile devices will assist with a growth of social learning (I consider social/informal learning on mobile devices m-learning too).

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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? The third big learning was that organizations who seemed the least open, most secretive and most regulated jumped into Social Media with both feet while other industries are still floundering. 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.

Why Open Content is Not Yet Adopted in the Workplace

Kapp Notes

ASTD's Big Question for March is How do we leverage open content in workplace learning? A quick definition from the article: The term "open educational resources" was first adopted at UNESCO's 2002 Forum on the Impact of Open Courseware for Higher Education in Developing Countries funded by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. This is not the case but is an impediment to the adoption of an open courseware within the organization.

Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ by Andrea on May 9, 2011 in performance support Each month, Tony Karrer at The Learning Circuits Blog posts a “Big Question&# for the learning and development community (Twitter hashtag #LCBQ). The questions prompt quite a lively and interesting discussion among online community members.

The big question: making a start in e-learning

Clive on Learning

In the Learning Circuits Blog, the big question for October is "I'm interested in a career in e-learning. You also need to be clear whether you see yourself working primarily in education or in workplace learning, as there are considerable differences in the approaches that each of these sectors adopts when it comes to the use of technology. What should I do first?"

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 one of the tasks I will do to answer this question is to see what posts were the Best of 2009 from several different sources. Technology Adoption Continuum: Types of Adopters. Information on to help an organization adopt technology. Tags: ASTD Big Question

eLearning Cyclops: Making It Over The Wall #LCBQ

eLearning Cyclops

Over at the Learning Circuits Blog the Big Question is "How do we break down organizational walls when it comes to learning?" My advice, be patient, keep encouraging its adoption, tout the positive results and give it time to catch on. A big barrier for too many organizations is simply getting access outside the firewall especially access to social media. Labels: Big Question , Big_Question , e-Learning , Social Media. eLearning Cyclops.

Just Do It!

Upside Learning

The Learning Circuits’ Big Question this month is: How to Get Unstuck ? I’m responding to this question from a business owner’s perspective. Trends or survey results could come in handy to show proof of adoption of new ideas. Tags: LC Big Question Workplace Learning My company, Upside Learning—which I co-founded with Amit Gautam—turned 5 earlier this month. In the last 5 years we have grown quite well and now have ~ 150 people in our team.

eLearning and Fun: Two Words Not Normally Seen Together

Dashe & Thomson

Over at the Learning Circuits blog, the big question for July is “How do you make eLearning fun?&# They are not asking for much there, are they? So back to the big question, how can we make eLearning fun? eLearning elearning Fun user adoption web-based training youtube

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "The Name of the Game Is Work" (Business Week) | Main | Someone buy me this poster » August 28, 2007 Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization What a great resource.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D | Main | Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

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Do We Learn Differently Now?

Upside Learning

However efficient and adopted in a variety of ways, these technologies supplanted human physical capabilities, and not the perception-cognition complex itself. Related posts: The Semantic Web Cometh – 2 The Big Question – What I Learned About Learning in 2009 Future of Learning Technology – 2015. Just before I went on holiday recently I was asked how human learning has changed with the advent, penetration and increasing ubiquity of computing technology.

eLearning: Top Posts of 2009 - Upside Learning Blog

Upside Learning

Top 8 Reasons Why Training Providers Are Adopting eLearning. Training Companies Are Adopting eLearning. Related posts: The Big Question - What I Learned About Learning in 2009 eLearning Outsourcing: Training Companies Turn to eLearning for Survival & Growth Skill-Pill: Just-in-Time Mobile Learning. As we knock on 2010’s doors, it’s a good time to look at what we did on this blog in 2009.

MLearncon preview: looking for trends

Challenge to Learn

There is a group of early adopters implementing serious mLearning projects, but a lot of companies still have many doubts, especially on security. It was big last year, version one is out and I was expecting a lot from that. It is as the Mlearncon website says: “ Mobile learning isn’t a question of “if,” but “when.” ” The ‘ when’ looks like the big question. Next week is mLearncon , I’m looking forward to it.

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Top 5 Strategies for Creating Sales Content that Closes Deals

Allego

The big question is: why? For example, connect content adoption metrics and content usage to pipeline acceleration and revenue goals. B2B sales have changed—perhaps forever. Your sales reps have only about 5% of a customer’s time during their buying journey, according to Gartner.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Someone buy me this poster

Mark Oehlert

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Future of Virtual 3D Environments for Learning

Tony Karrer

Based on the recent Big Question - Learning Technology 2015 – I received an interesting question: "Tony, what do you think of environments like Second Life? But I also think that the current technical hurdles and learning curve is putting a damper on adoption. What about by 2015 to go along with the big question? But I think there’s something that will come in from the back door that could cause significant adoption by 2015.

User generated content; The next trend!

Challenge to Learn

The big question is: is content created by subject matter experts (User generated content) a solution for this problem? The idea is no different than Wikipedia; our internal experts create the content and the user adoption and feedback can be seen as basic quality control.”. The world of training and development in the enterprise continues to change rapidly. Learning departments can no longer keep up with the demand for ad hoc knowledge sharing and training requests.

Will Crypto-Currencies replace Cash?

Your Training Edge

In view of such cases, now occurring frequently, the question whether the crypto currency is going to replace cash, has become a big questions. What would be the impacts and how it is going to affect the financial sector in particular, are other after-questions. The time this prediction was raised, since then many believe that it is not realistic, given a very slow adoption of the crypto currency.

Stop Hunting, Start Demo-ing with Virtual Classroom LMS Platform

PSB

But the big question is, which virtual classroom LMS platform is right for your goals? And as your list narrows, you’ve come to the point where you are ready to reach out to your top contenders for the final stages of your big decision.

7 steps to getting started with microlearning

Axonify

But, in my experience, there’s typically one BIG barrier in the way when you want to change the way you train employees: school. 1 – Ask the BIG question. This one question can kickstart your transformation by highlighting the poor connection between your training efforts and the needs of the business. Ask this question of your peers and managers. 6 – Adopt a “yes, and” mentality. Microlearning is not difficult.

Corporate Play-Day: How The Big Boys Are Gaming

Dashe & Thomson

Last Friday, my colleague Andrea May responded to a very timely “big question” from Tony Karrer’s Learning Circuits Blog. This month’s big question, posted by Ben Betts of HT2 (Karrer is on blog-sabatical), is “Does Gamification Have a Role in Workplace Learning?”. Titled “ Companies Adopt Gaming Techniques to Motivate Employees ” it is reproduced below.

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Corporate Play-Day: How The Big Boys Are Gaming

Dashe & Thomson

Last Friday, my colleague Andrea May responded to a very timely “big question” from Tony Karrer’s Learning Circuits Blog. This month’s big question, posted by Ben Betts of HT2 (Karrer is on blog-sabatical), is “Does Gamification Have a Role in Workplace Learning?” . Titled “ Companies Adopt Gaming Techniques to Motivate Employees ” it is reproduced below.

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Informal Learning - 2010

eLearning Cyclops

I think there is little doubt that it will grow further in 2010, but I also expect it to find more of a foothold in corporate training departments where its adoption been a challenge. There are many that are slower to change and often do not adopt new approaches until they see others, including competitors, reap the benefits of such approaches. Informal learning (a.k.a. social learning) grew immensely in 2009.

Mobile Learning – Coming Your Way

Learning Cafe

In this session we will explore the current mobile learning landscape, what’s driving adoption and where the opportunities exist to leverage this technology. Big Questions. Session Overview. With consumerisation of IT and the explosion of BYOD (bring your own device), smartphones and tablet devices have never been more prevalent in the workplace, presenting great opportunity for mobile learning to take it’s place in enterprise learning.

4 Key Benefits of Custom eLearning Solutions

Obsidian Learning

The Big Questions. And these are the big questions when it comes to deciding whether to go the custom vs. off-the-shelf route in Learning and Development. The client owned several off-the-shelf eLearning programs, but the adoption rate was unsatisfactory. And we are back at the big question: What do you really want? I just finished ironing my shirt. It’s a simple white dress shirt with some unique details. It has a European 8 spread collar (8!

What is Prescriptive Analytics and Why Should You Care?

Talented Learning

This begs several questions: How do descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics differ? To know which type of analytics your company should invest in, you should start with one big question: What do you want to accomplish ?

Learning Professionals Leaders

Clark Quinn

On this month's Big Question - Lead the Charge - we are already seeing some interesting responses. There's a vacuum of leadership in the adoption of enterprise/web/learning 2.0 The Learning Revolution: Where have all the leaders gone? It's difficult to not agree with everything that's in Tony's post an my short answer would be: yes they should, and the good ones already are.

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Looking to the Future

Bottom-Line Performance

New Media Consortium and Educase recently released the 2010 Horizon Report , which describes technologies likely to be adopted near, medium and long term for learning and teaching. Learning Circuits Blog big question for January is around Predictions and Plans for 2010. More than once in the past month I’ve been sitting somewhere away from my computer when a question came up in conversation and I answered on my mobile phone.

Collaboration - Storyboard - Enterprise 2.0 - eLearning Hot List

eLearning Learning Posts

Learning Circuits Big Question July 2009 - The E-Learning Curve , July 2, 2009. Big Question: What new skills and knowledge are required for learning professionals? 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.

eLearning Cyclops: Deconstructing My #DemoFest Course - Part 1

eLearning Cyclops

And a big congratulations to all the other winners of this years DemoFest. Also, I would find a way to incentivize its adoption by staff. Thank you again to all who attended DemoFest and a really big thank you to the eLearningGuild for holding an incredible DevLearn conference. One More Thing to Add - Big Question #LCBQ. My Big Question Response - Predictions for My 2011. It's The Big Question #LCBQ. Questions I No Longer Ask.

The Upcoming Futuristic Stuff

Learning Cafe

This session will explore the nature of technology adoption and its impact on Australian Business and subsequently learning technology and the new digital literacy that is a pre-requisite for learners and professionals alike. Big Questions. Session Overview. Gaming, Augmentation, Personal Devices, Holograms, Virtual Spaces, Gamification, Visualisation. There is a lot happening now let alone in the future.

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Google Wave - Social Media Resources - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Top 8 Reasons Why Training Providers Are Adopting eLearning - Upside Learning Blog , October 29, 2009. Big Question - Presenting the Value of Social Media for Learning - MinuteBio , November 2, 2009. LC’s Big Q: How To Make The Case For Social Media? Big Question - Presenting the Value of Social Media for Learning , November 2, 2009. Big Question (13). Selling Social Media for Learning: ASTD Big Question , November 3, 2009.

Reality Meets VR, AR, and New Learning Technologies

JCA Solutions

The question is, are you? Virtual Reality is at 37% adoption rate compared to 39% for AR. When you look at plans or vision for adoption, however, is where AR takes a commanding lead. So cost is likely a big factor. Ask Questions. Some questions to start you out. The big question to ask is how this fits into our current learning plans. New Learning Technologies Offer Powerful Advantages.

eLearning Trends in 2020

EI Design

Accelerated by what learners ask for, as well as with the wider adoption of Microlearning and notably Video Based Learning, this trend continues to be on top. This is a “must have” trend and will continue to see accelerated adoption in 2020. This is a must adopt trend in 2020!

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

QuoDeck

They prompt them to adopt new or better approaches that: Keep the learners engaged. Learning Engagement Platforms – LXP Learner Analytics Big Data-Reporting and Analytics. Over the last 4–5 years, the adoption of Mobile Learning has been on the rise. 2019 will see further adoption of PSTs riding high on the increase in mobile learning, Microlearning, and video-based learning. I see an increased adoption of microlearning in 2019.

Learning Professionals Leaders

Tony Karrer

On this month's Big Question - Lead the Charge - we are already seeing some interesting responses. There's a vacuum of leadership in the adoption of enterprise/web/learning 2.0 The Learning Revolution: Where have all the leaders gone? It's difficult to not agree with everything that's in Tony's post an my short answer would be: yes they should, and the good ones already are.

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More on Changes to ISD, ADDIE, HPT

Tony Karrer

Interesting blog discussion going on that relates back to LCB's November Big Question (you can find my earlier summation ). But, Tom is way off when he says: I found that software developers have a change model in mind for the widespread adoption of Web 2.0 Part of the discussion is Where Will the Change Come From? and reading the comments on the post: If You Believe It's Broken - How Do You Change Our Industry/Models/etc? is interesting.

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Serious Games for Serious Learning ?

Learning Cafe

Big Questions. Are serious games ready for adoption in mainstream learning ? Session Overview. Serious Games and Business Simulations are now considered as an effective and engaging means to deliver learning. Serious Games have been successful in primary and secondary school education (e.g www.mathletics.com.au ) and to some extent in healthcare education.