Think xAPI is Next-Generation SCORM? Think Again

Talented Learning

Rewind briefly to a day in 2010, when the dew was still fresh and early morning sun filled the meeting room at Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL). The Alternative. EDITOR’S NOTE: Occasionally, we invite learning community experts to share their advice with our readers.

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Gamification of Learning and Training

Kapp Notes

Sun Microsystems has conjured up two, Dawn of the Shadow Specters and Rise of the Shadow Specters, which take place in an alternate universe called Solaris, colonized by a race of people who happen to reflect the company’s values. A leaderboard keeps track of the best scores.

Why Your Software Company Needs Virtual Training Labs

Appsembler

We’ve all been there: stuck in a classroom while the sun blazes away outside, unable to concentrate as you struggle to stay awake through an all-day training session. Even the common alternatives are flawed.

Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest?

Performance Learning Productivity

Alternatives to ILT events The Internet has not only changed the way we communicate but also our concept of 'freely available'. These turbulent economic times have not been kind to two of the large publishers of catalogues and journals - Reader's Digest and Learning Tree International.

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CRZY APOCALYPSE — 4.1 WORKPLACE ELEMENTS TO HELP YOU SURVIVE.

Wonderful Brain

CMDK: Alternatively, we could examine an individual who is relatively unskilled or less knowledgeable. Then they’ll let you know, that they know, and how they’d be glad to help you get on track. Yes, they are all around you. Can you see them, hear them, smell them?

The Year in Learning—89 Hand-Picked L&D-Related Articles from 2017

The Learning Dispatch

Kim Krause Berg suggests that user stories might be an alternative. John McIntyre at the Baltimore Sun identifies eight rules for editors to follow. Bonus: the benefits of tracking your time—how would you know the time using eye candy adds, unless you track how much time it takes?).

LearnTrends: Backchannel

Jay Cross

If an approachable alternative is created for social learning. It's taken us a long time at Sun to develop the trust and relationships in the info space. Christy Confetti Higgins: The Employee Communications group at Sun has this model.