24 Hours with the Apple Watch

Tom Spiglanin

My Apple Watch arrived a few days ago. The packaging itself is classically Apple. Also in typical Apple fashion, the instruction manual was a few pages at most, in a dozen languages with lots of photos. My hope is that effective wearables could start to reverse this.

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How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware)


In 2010, Steve Jobs singlehandedly started one of the biggest–OK, maybe the only–software feuds by stating that Apple products wouldn’t support Flash, citing reasons like a high fail rate, lag time, and the overall unnecessary nature of the platform.

Employee Engagement: Gotta catch ’em all


million in daily revenue in the Apple iOS store alone. A further surprise in the mobile app’s arsenal of record breaking statistics is its ability to transcend age. It tells us that the strategic execution of gamification is effective in dramatically influencing human behavior.

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18 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –12

Upside Learning

For all you Apple fan boys, this post is manna from heaven! And for those of you who love to hate the pad, fret not, there’s something beyond the big Apple too. Native Apple apps are a hot commodity, and in today’s mobile application ecosystem, mobile web apps are not sexy.

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The Future Of Your Organization Is In Its Culture Of Learning

Your Training Edge

So, as a member of a team with a strong learning culture, what can you do to help yourself and others learn more effectively? Apple happened. So, what do Google and Apple have in common?

How E-learning Can Benefit Companies – Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Large enterprises have the most effective workers. For example, Apple has represented a playground which helps to discover first steps in programming. The cap between innovations and education is growing while chatbots are the effective solution for its bridging. Learners receive their knowledge and supervisors receive the valuable statistics. Today, in the middle of the era of innovation, e-learning takes a prominent place in corporate life.

Beyond Buzzwords: The Down & Dirty Realities of Modern Learning


But, while all of these capabilities and concepts may be useful and effective, and at the very least, interesting to talk about, what are we really after—beyond the buzzwords? Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average time spent working in a single job is now only about four years.

The Role of Technology in Digital Publishing


Apple dominates smartphone usage in the United States and Amazon leads the eReader’s race. But these statistics create a curious problem for publishers. Also read: 8 Highly Effective Digital Publishing Strategies.

Learning Management Systems Promote Knowledge Sharing


Jenna Goudreau, contributor to Business Insider, mentioned that Apple, FedEx, and Sanofi are “ among the world’s most creative companies.” Only effective collaboration and communication which spans across the whole company structure will give knowledge management the boost it really needs.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators


More specifically, it allows you to share photos and videos that are accompanied with cool special movement effects and music accompaniment. In this interactive environment, you can add short texts, images and photos, sounds, video and a range of special effects that are necessary to create an online multimedia presentation. It’s important to say that this data is available for editing and can be used in graphs, diagrams, or statistical analysis. Keynote (Apple).

Learning Management Systems Promote Knowledge Sharing


Jenna Goudreau, contributor to Business Insider, mentioned that Apple, FedEx, and Sanofi are “ among the world’s most creative companies.” Only effective collaboration and communication which spans across the whole company structure will give knowledge management the boost it really needs.

If A Does This Then B Does That Well Sometimes

Training Industry

In the world of training research, many of the relationships we consider rest on a variety of statistical assumptions. First, we assume that we’re using comparable units of measurement that are at similar levels of specificity—in other words, not only are we comparing apples to apples, but we’re using the same ruler to measure how big the seeds are. An easy example is the effect of acetaminophen on a headache.

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LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

An RFP makes it possible for you to structure the evaluation process, so you can compare vendors “apples-to-apples” and determine how well they fit your business needs, functional requirements and budget. Obtain an assortment of apples-to-oranges responses.

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10 mLearning Lessons I Learned from reading Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski [Book Review]

mLearning Revolution

The Mobile Effect. When you read Luke’s book you will find lots of statistics that prove this fact. I love Mobile and everything that it represents.

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Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store


It has already evolved as one of the most powerful and effective mediums for accessing information, for both personal and professional uses. Managing the usage information statistics for making good purchase/licensing decisions.

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Fill Your Own Tech Talent Pool

CLO Magazine

But in a bustling economy where tech unemployment rates are less than 2 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, this is a naive approach to recruiting — and it is getting in the way of progress.

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How to Make Educational Videos


Recent statistics show that video is a proven method of teaching, “facilitating thinking and problem-solving” ( Pedagogical Benefits of Video, University of Queenslan d). Use your creativity and test a range of effects on your own to see what works and what doesn’t.

5 eLearning trends to wave goodbye to today!


Similarly, instruction and eLearning course design ideas come, stay and move out to make way for new, more effective ones. Another word from the extant statistics: The eLearning industry business is expected to touch $107 billion in 2016! Change in all human life facets is inevitable.

New buying trends change smartphone ownership stats


Now, consumers may be buying Samsung or Apple hardware a mere one year behind the flagship phones, all within the same technologically saturated markets. CNET, citing Gartner statistics, noted the space will be worth $14 billion within two years.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 2


Well, while Excel excels (pun intended) in accounting and business finance tasks, it’s also a great all around solution for all kinds of list-keeping, statistical calculation, numeric analysis and all kinds of information organization.

How to use eLearning for IT


You might already have a crude scheme in place for that, e.g. tossing some relevant information in your intranet pages, but that’s nowhere as effective as using a proper LMS.

7 Reasons Why an LMS Is Necessary For Business Success


In today’s knowledge economy, where time to market is everything, online learning emerged as a faster and more effective method of business training , compared to traditional classroom-based training. Just consider that Apple and HP were “small businesses” once upon a time too.

How to Train Your Customers

CLO Magazine

Companies such as Apple, Werner, Drivefleet and Franklin Templeton have established initiatives to train their customers, and they’re not alone. “That is a growing statistic, and considerably higher than, say, three to five years ago,” said Stacey Harris, group vice president of research and advisory services at Brandon Hall. Take Apple, for example.

8 LMS Requirements For Corporate Training


The phenomenon is only going to grow from here as, online learning’s proven flexibility, effectiveness and lower TCO have businesses increasingly adopting corporate eLearning solutions or expanding their already existing LMS-based corporate learning and development programs.

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

This leads you to comparing numbers to words, apples to oranges. The more powerful the executive, the more likely he or she is involved in effectiveness — doing the right things rather than doing things right. Make a hypothesis of cause and effect.

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Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Five Barriers to Effective Learning in Organisations - Performance Learning Productivity , April 7, 2010 Very few of us would argue with the proposition that a lot of organisational learning and development activity is sub-optimal to the extent that it provides little value to participants and their organisations. Statistics - Kapp Notes , April 12, 2010 Here are some more random Web 2.0 Statistics I’ve been gathering for some presentations. Apple’s iPhone OS 4.0:

GE TV: Craig Weiss on the Future of the LMS and Authoring Tools Markets

Growth Engineering

For me, I’m a data collector, I’m a big statistics guy and I always was with analytics. So in order for it to be effective, it has to give the administrator the right, because a completed course defeats the purpose of workplace training. Welcome to a brand new episode of GE TV !

Marketing Technology Landscape Supergraphic (2017)

Your Training Edge

According to Gartner statistics, the company allocated 27 percent of marketing budget in technology. Statistics from the 2017 Marketing Technology Landscape. Nowadays, technology has penetrated every area either it is a marketing or any other department.

So, what do I really need to know about GDPR?

Unicorn Training

The reality is that there will be the ambulance chasers and snake-oil salesmen who will try to sell you a new, one stop, ‘cost-effective’ solution”, he says, “but tech won’t solve it.“In