Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

It is a series of written entries including thoughts, links and pictures or videos. Short Text Messaging. Text message that are short bursts sent from a cell phone or a computer directly to another cell phone or computer. Instant messaging is the ability to write a quick message to another person and enter into a dialogue in real-time via only text-based messages. Unlimited Text Messaging.

Is Multimedia the Most Underrated Tool for Internal Communication?

eLearningMind

While it’s true that some might prefer a wall of text, others might respond much better to an audio recording, a live stream, or a video. Instant messages with embedded links, videos, and photos. Being creative with the way that you share your message might mean the difference between real change and just another workplace memo. Pictures; sounds; motion: they all capture attention in ways that an email never can.

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10 Remote Training Ideas

Ed App

Here’s where microlearning comes into the picture. . Primarily because this method can help you get the message across your team in a similar way as to how you would in a typical face-to-face training session.

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The Shift from Static to Multimedia Communication

eLearningMind

Ensure a message is received and understood. Create more personalized, human-centric messaging. Emails fail to grab attention in the same way pictures, sounds, motion. Of course, there is a time and place for emails to be sent and received but incorporating video and audio will go a long way towards getting your learners motivated. And sending multimedia messages periodically to your team can get their creative flows going and will set a tone for your company.

Come Together

Jay Cross

Expensive conferencing equipment enabled remote meetings if audio was all you needed. Proprietary videoconferencing packages transmitted video back and forth, but most people stopped watching the pictures once the novelty wore off. The use of instant messaging migrated from high school to corporate life. I fear that the picture for many CLOs is yet another example of corporate dyslexia: the inability to see the writing on the wall. Come Together, Right Now.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Gin System

Learning Visions

Answers can be sent view email or text message. Files can be password protected Discussion Boards In August, Gin Premiere is launching with new features, including instant messaging, a "whos online" feature, skinning features, and the ability to upload pictures with your profile. A preschool has signed up -- they liked the text messaging option as a way to globally broadcast messages.

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