Why your Enterprise Social Network is your most valuable social learning platform

Jane Hart

This is the article I wrote for the January edition of Inside Learning Technologies magazine. In the workplace, social learning comes through social collaboration. Social learning is a natural everyday phenomenon; simply put, we learn from our colleagues as we work with them.

Using Facebook as a learning platform

eFront

Let’s start this post by stating that Facebook was not actually created as a learning platform, it can however clearly be used to enhance and support elearning. We have written about Facebook apps for elearning before in this post! Official citation for this article is: Souleles, N.

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Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT SAHANA CHATTOPADHYAY (Social Learning & Collaboration Strategist, Performance Consultant Exploring Emergent Learning, Blogger). Her passion is to help organizations become learning organizations through social and collaborative learning.

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The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals: 16 Golden Tips to Follow

Trivantis

Facebook may be perceived as a distraction for online learning audiences. In this article, I’ll share a Facebook guide for eLearning professionals explaining why Facebook is such a powerful eLearning tool. The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals.

Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

A truly excellent article by Matt Thompson, titled An Antidote for Web Overload , addresses the reasons behind Wikipedia’s increasing replacement of traditional news sites as the go-to source for breaking news items.

Lessons From The World Cup: The Best Teams Have Learned These 4 Things

Learnloft

Entertainment factor aside, there are many valuable lessons to be learned as the most anticipated tournament is underway. I guarantee you these four lessons directly contribute: 1. During the first season of the Revisionist History podcast, Malcolm Gladwell highlighted the research of economists Chris Anderson and David Salley around their idea of weak-link vs strong-link networks. A version of this article just appeared on Inc.com.

LinkedIn Becomes A Serious Open Learning Experience Platform

CLO Magazine

LinkedIn has become quite a juggernaut in the corporate learning market. This is the company’s formal announcement that LinkedIn Learning is not just an amazing array of content, it is a corporate learning platform. As I described in the articleLinkedIn Announces… A Lot!”

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer

G-Cube

Social Networking Sites. There are many popular social networking sites available which provide an opportunity for learners and trainers to connect and learn together. It encourages learners to speak out more and share their views in the social space.

Why Story Lessons Are the Most Engaging Learning for Millennials - Tip #174

Vignettes Learning

Now, think about your social media habits. You’ve probably shared a cool pic or an interesting article recently. You might also have liked and commented on your friend’s social media posts. Stories in social media come in a variety of formats.

There’s a Lesson Learned in a Fire Chief’s Incendiary Posts

CLO Magazine

One of the themes of this talk is that social media has irreparably blurred the line between one’s personal persona and one’s professional persona, and that employees best be careful with what they say online, because employers are watching and holding them accountable.

Viral Chick-fil-A Video Points Out 1 Critical Lesson Every Organization Must Remember

Learnloft

Carissa Cropper, a comedian from Baton Rouge, LA started a Facebook live expressing her deep satisfaction with the customer service, experience, and food from Chick-fil-A and the internet loved it. Take care of you people and your people will take care of you, that’s the lesson today.

This Coach’s Uncommon Response Reminds Us of an Important Leadership Lesson

Learnloft

Here’s why it’s so important and Wiliams taught us all an important leadership lesson. As a leader, it’s a lesson that seems so simple on the surface but when we actually look at the sheer amount of decisions we make every day you start to see how important this lesson is.

Lessons From The Guggenheim, Spain

The eLearning Coach

Synchronous learning events and social media technologies allow us to integrate this dimension of learning into the programs we design. Related Articles: 10 Social Media Tools For Learning. Social Media And Learning. Share this on Facebook. Share this on Linkedin.

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft’s Nightmare, Training at Facebook and Google Shortens Attention Spans

Bottom-Line Performance

Topic 1: How might real life training exercises like Facebook’s “hackathon” be applied to other industries? October was CyberSecurity awareness week, and Facebook was not pulling any punches. Mashable: Facebook Hacks Its Employees to Teach Lessons on Cyber Attacks.

The Powerful Lesson Corporate Learning Can Learn From Social Platforms

Learnloft

While many people are curious why they released it, how to use it, and what social platform to choose between the two, this article isn’t for that. Instagram made big news this month releasing a new feature to compete head to head with Snapchat.

Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning

Docebo

An example of a spaced eLearning approach might be one microlearning lesson every day. Use Social Media To Your Advantage. Your modern learners are already using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube on a daily basis.

The power of video learning

Clear Lessons

Martin, founder and CEO of the Clear Lessons video learning library and the Clear Lessons Foundation, talks about his plans for creating free video learning content for charities in partnership with Costa Coffee, River Island, Aviva and John Lewis. Clear Lessons Foundation.

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Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items based on social signals. 57% of respondents use Facebook Mobile. Recently I came across this discussion on LinkedIn – best book for beginning instructional designers. social web) and web 3.0 Social Learning (51). Social Media (91).

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Should You Use Social Media in Your Course?

LearnDash

A look at the advantages, disadvantages, and underlying purpose of social media in the classroom. Social media is among the most prominent of these resources , and there’s a strong temptation for many online educators to find creative ways to use it in their course. However, social media isn’t for everyone—or every course. A quick break down the pro’s and con’s, shows us the following: Key advantages of social media include: User familiarity. elearning social learnin

With 1 Sentence John McCain Taught 3 Lessons For You to Remember About Leadership

Learnloft

A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com. John was named one of LinkedIn’s 2017 Top Voices in Management & Workplace and was awarded the 2017 Readership Award by Training Industry.com. There are those who speak about leadership and then, there are those who are leaders. John McCain is the latter. Surviving nearly six years as a Vietnam Prisoner of War, this great American hero went on to serve as Senator of Arizona.

Videos mapped to key leadership skills

Clear Lessons

Content in the Clear Lessons video library has been mapped to key leadership dimensions. Content in the Clear Lessons video library has been mapped to these leadership dimensions, to support development in these critical areas. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN.

Digital Participation

Your Training Edge

Much discussed topics in few of my previous articles have been MOOCs, video learning and other online modes that are extensively being used all over the world. As per Keardley (2000) [2] , online learning has become a social activity like an individual one.

Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3

eFront

which has just been released by the way) introduces a shift from a Lesson-centric to a Course-centric eFront. A Course-instance can share the same lessons with its father, have unique instances of the lessons or have a different set of lessons all together.

Free leadership videos for Learning at Work Week

Clear Lessons

Free video learning – sign up now for access to our Clear Lessons video learning library for the week for your entire organisation. Clear Lessons videos are just a few minutes long and share work based expertise from a wide range of successful leaders and managers. Articles News

Too many meetings. Too little time?

Clear Lessons

Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation.  LinkedIn. . appeared first on Clear Lessons. Articles News UncategorisedToo many meetings. Too little time?

Are you going digital?

Clear Lessons

Most recently he’s entered the wonderful world of Facebook and social media. I never thought I would see him in those social spaces and there he is. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation.  LinkedIn. .

What NOT to do in L&D

Litmos

As do most articles in the L&D space, I frequently talk about what we should do. Performance support and social networks are two other key elements, and don’t neglect them. Instead, you want to celebrate, not the mistake, but the lesson learned.

Communicate like a boss

Clear Lessons

Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation.  LinkedIn. . The post Communicate like a boss appeared first on Clear Lessons. ArticlesCommunicate like a boss.

Filming starts for our new series to support charity digital skills

Clear Lessons

The Clear Lessons Foundation has therefore teamed up with Gemma Critchley from Aviva, Mike Collins from River Island, Anthony Williams from Costa Coffee and Kevin Maye from Good Things Foundation to produce free video resources to help charities tackle their digital skills.

Training in 2020: Five Priorities for the New Year

Litmos

LinkedIn’s Workplace Learning Report shows increased budgets, less worry among L&D leaders about not having enough funds, and more support for training from the C-Suite. LinkedIn found that while more than half of L&D teams listed increasing engagement as their top challenge in 2019, talent developers only spent 15% of their time marketing their courses to learners. According to Linkedin , the most desired skill of all in 2019 was a soft skill: creativity. (It

Shape the future with Learning at Work Week

Clear Lessons

Register with Clear Lessons now for an unmissable offer of FREE access for your organisation to over 500 online leadership videos during Learning at Work Week. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation.  LinkedIn. .

eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

In my last two articles on eLearning, I focused on understanding the needs for your LMS and the assessment of the project for your organization through a feasibility analysis , which I recommend as your first two steps of your online course platform evaluation.

Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?

Litmos

15] Mobile devices and applications with wireless networking, high-speed computers and networks, and the computing cloud have deeply impacted and developed information science and information services.[16] Please let me know if you write about it or comment on social media.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Social Networking Platform.

Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

I am copying a discussion we have been having on LinkedIn as a part of the Training&Development group. The discussion that evolved has been one of the most insightful for me and I thought it should be shared with those who may not at present be a part of the T&D group on LinkedIn. Provide any agreed-upon reporting, conduct a "lessons learned" as requested, transition the program into maintenance mode, and close out the project.