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Kapp Notes

Also, you can read an article gleaned from this blog about Gamification at Learning Circuits. The article is In Defense of the Term “Gamification” as Used by Learning Professionals. PS My friend Connie Malamed also has a great feature article in that issue of Learning Circuits, Six Proven Ways to Use Examples and Non-Examples. I am presenting a couple of Webinars in the near future. Here are the details. Thursday, December 8, 2011 10:15 AM (Pacific Time).

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Best Employee Training Articles of the Month

WalkMe Training Station

This month was full of great post, articles and information, here, on the Training Station Blog as well as around the web. This article by Roz Bahrami supply interesting information about fun technologies that can be used in training, and definitely worth a look!

Excerpt from my article on ID Strategies Published in July Issue of T&D

Kapp Notes

I wrote an article on instructional strategies that I think will be helpful to anyone designing e-learning or stand up instruction. The article covers different levels of learning but here is a sneak preview of some of the article.

Issue 28

14 Articles on MOOCs

Jay Cross

great article collection. link] (see also entire special issue on Emergent Learning, Connections, Designs for Learning: [link]. Article: [link]. Size Isn’t Everything – Cathy Davidson – The Chronicle Review – The Chronicle of Higher Education.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

Let’s say Sue determines that her key issue is that she simply doesn’t know what a good set of expectations looks like. She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples.

President Obama issues a directive Urging Focus on the growing Mobile Revolution

mLearning Revolution

This morning I came across this article on The Verge, on how our President Obama orders federal agencies to think about how they can optimize sites for smartphones and Tablets. Historically, the government has always fallen behind the private sector in embracing technology.

Issue 28

6 Time Management Issues And Fixes For Trainers


eLearning time management is a critical issue that needs proactive action. In this article, we discuss a few time management techniques that are essential for trainers. Trainers need to contact learners who face this kind of issue personally and reassure them.

Workaround for video streaming issues in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

The first two sections in this article explain the URI formats when the [.]. Problem: Videos do not get streamed in Adobe Captivate projects. Reason: The URIs of the videos are specified incorrectly. Solution: The format of the URI depends on how the FLV or F4V file is nested within the ‘App’ folder on the server. How do I. Captivate F4V FLV Streaming video

Life and Learning in a Post-SCORM World

Torrance Learning

In the Winter 2016 issue of xAPI Quarterly , she answers two frequently asked questions: “What can I do with xAPI that I couldn’t do with SCORM?” Check out Megan’s article for a deeper dive and a peek at what life looks like in a post-SCORM world.


JoomlaLMS 2.0.3 is Released


CMS updates issues. Blog articlesWe are glad to announce the release of JoomlaLMS 2.0.3 version.

This Week on #TalkTech: Going All Digital, Privacy Issues, and Automatic Content Recognition

Bottom-Line Performance

This article about Google rolling out a debit card really got me thinking. Now I have wow Google articles in a row. But this article isn’t so much about the company as it is about their chief internet evangelist, Vint Cerf. I’ll let the article sum up: “What exactly is ACR?

Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?


Articles content curation Corporate Training curation for instructional designers Instructional DesignCuration is a trending topic getting a lot of attention in the training and learning and development industry. But why?

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Read on for this week’s best articles from human resources and employee training experts. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This article speaks right to my philosophy of training.

eLearning Guild Research: Gender Issues in Pay, or What You Don't Know Does Hurt You by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

If you read this article, you’ll understand it better—and learn what you can do about it.

Issue-based projects increase student engagement

Visual Lounge

I happened upon an article on the connection between technology use and 21st Century skills, in which Arne Duncan stated, “In the 21st Century, students must be fully engaged. This new issue-based class is broken into project blocks.

Rocking Training Leadership: Personal Skills


This means being unafraid to ask "why", being bold when presented with a "training issue" to determine if training will solve our problem. Articles corporate training leaders personal skills professional development training leadership

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Read on for this week’s best articles from human resources and employee training experts. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. The article explains why it’s important to include them in your leadership training.

The Corporate Training Predictions You Need to Know for 2017


However, if you put the tech issues aside and just talk to older generations working with younger employees you will learn where all the hype comes from. ArticlesAh yes. The annual December tradition of crystal-balling the coming year is alive and well.

Why Usability is Critical in a Learning Management System


But we often forget about the pain usability caused once we get past the poor usability issue. Access to the right information at the right time is a major issue within many companies. Usability and Ease of Use. Ease of use means having incredibly successful usability.

Article Review: What Great Listeners Actually Do

In a recent article, “ What Great Listeners Actually Do ” for the Harvard Business Review, Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman of the Zenger/Folkman leadership development consultancy report the results of their research into what makes a good listener.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This article will help you prepare for those conversations and handle the drama as it comes.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. Learning expert Will Thalheimer, PhD, addresses the issue for one of his readers.

The Most Popular Blog Posts for 2016


This is by no means a definitive list of issues or problems. In this article, I'll share 5 eLearning trends we expect to see in the coming years that could have a direct impact on your eLearning course design and career path. Articles

5 Practical Tips for Attending HR Tech 2016

WalkMe Training Station

The issue could be that the company is global and faces different sets of laws and language barriers or the issue could be that a once very small startup is experiencing rapid growth and needs solutions to onboard new employees as fast as possible. L&D Articles

How the Future of Hardware and Software Might Impact Training


In the world of corporate training, hardware is a complicated issue. eLearning professionals were often accused of making every training issue solvable with an eLearning solution. Is cognitive load an issue when communicating via voice with a computer?

Get Your Audience Pumped: 30 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners

The eLearning Coach

Uncover the issues or difficulties your audience is experiencing and base scenarios and practice activities on real-world experience. It’s demotivating to struggle through a course because of legibility issues. Related Articles: Characteristics of Adult Learners.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Twitter, the most well-known microblogging platform, is highly public—an issue for many organizations. RECENT ARTICLES eLEARNING 2.0Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy?

Content Organization Cheat Sheet

The eLearning Coach

Example: In an online presentation for new employees, Human Resources might first want to introduce critical security issues and how to safeguard company information prior to discussing less important issues, such as the office holiday party.

5 reasons to avoid a Flash-based quiz creator


Incompatibility issues with browsers and emails . ArticlesThough a Flash-based quiz creator allows you to upload attractive images, videos and media to your quizzes making them more interactive, however, the disadvantages of using Flash technology far outweigh its advantages.

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Top Ten Articles on Working Smarter

Jay Cross

Find the most important articles daily at [link]. And this is a high-stakes issue. When I write on my personal blog (which is reasonably popular) an article will get roughly 5,000-10,000 views. Ten important posts on working smarter.

Women in eLearning: A Retrospective by Julie Dirksen

Learning Solutions Magazine

From January to December, 2015, Learning Solutions Magazine ran a series of 12 articles looking at persistent gender issues in today’s workforce and in eLearning. In this closing article, Julie Dirksen, who managed the series, looks back at some lessons learned. Emerging Topics Professional Development

Mapping Organisational Structures in LearnFlex LMS

B Online Learning

I’ve discussed the importance of data in past articles but it’s tended to gear more towards importing legacy achievement or user data and the issues that can arise when these aren’t correct.

Why Employee Training Articles are Important for Your Employee Development

WalkMe Training Station

There are plenty of employee training articles on the internet. However, like most things on the internet, it’s also important to exercise a little discrimination in how you choose articles for your company’s training program. For example if you find some corporate training articles but they are written by Bozo the Clown, perhaps it would be best to steer clear. Where Can You Find Quality Employee Training Articles? What are the Benefits Training Articles?

Context is King: Excerpts from posts and articles - Part I

ID Reflections

Then a tweet by @sumeet_moghe on the same topic today prompted me to put up excerpts of the articles and posts I have been reading here. marcjrosenberg on #lsmag [link] #lrnchat The excerpts: We need context to understand complex issues and this can be provided by those we are connected to. For the paste one week or so, I have been reading up on the importance of context as opposed to content. Context is King " is fast becoming a mantra; hence my focused reading on the topic.


9 Tips To Maximize Employee Involvement In Online Training Development


This article explores 9 ways that you can maximize employee involvement in online training development. They have the opportunity to schedule a meeting with the coordinator to discuss more involved issues, or simply ask them a question regarding upcoming online training courses.

10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

Look for words of interest and then search for those articles or pages. Janet Clarey compared two articles from this site using word clouds. Learn about all sides of an issue through online debating. You can start at the Gallery to pick an issue.