What does an mLearning participant look like?

Integrated Learnings

There are always technology challenges with this when trying to use a Virtual Private Network (VPN) or accessing a closed firewall from outside the office. Using a smartphone or tablet device to deliver the content via a downloadable application or via a web-enabled device would alleviate a lot of these firewall issues. Obviously, there is a lot to consider when evaluating mLearning as an alternative delivery method for your organization. by Dean Hawkinson.

Further (slow) thoughts on learning #change11

Clark Quinn

They take the social media cigarette breaks to go out and connect to their networks when the office blocks access through the firewall. They’re discussing work topics in LinkedIn groups, and using Twitter to both track new things and to get questions answered.

Localising elearning for China

Sponge UK

An LMS allows companies to present elearning content to employees and track their progress and results. The great firewall of China Despite investing heavily in internal infrastructure , China has a chequered history with global internet connectivity.

Why None of us are Above Cyber Attacks: How Hackers Broke into John Podesta and Colin Powell’s Gmail Accounts

Unicorn Training

It’s fair to say that when it comes to high profile cyber security failures, the past twelve months have seen more than their fair share.

2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging

Jane Hart

  The first asked, Is banning social media in the workplace the right approach , another – The future of social media in the organisation - pointed out that secure, private behind-the-firewall social systems might be appropriate for some organisations, but they won't be enough for those  who have grown used to having access to the Social Web. Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Happy Christmas! Happy Holidays!

Top 5 Talking Points from 2013 #LSCon

Unicorn Training

Some argued “create Apps to get round the corporate firewall issues” others that Apps are less secure as the content resides on the device. For our industry, as XAPI goes beyond SCORM tracking of eLearning to the potential tracking and reporting on a wide range of learning activities, so “Anna watched a video, read an article, attended a seminar, commented on a blog” etc. What does the future hold for learning?

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Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Workers are frustrated with corporate training because outside the firewall they have better equipment, enjoy unrestricted access to the riches of the Internet, and find it easier to network with friends and acquaintances. Inexpensive alternative to training.