Is There an App for Leadership Development?

CLO Magazine

Mobile Possibilities Mobile devices allow learning to happen in the midst of life and work through ready access to the LMS, apps, modules, podcasts, vodcasts and social media. The book Job Aids and Performance Support by Allison Rossett and Lisa Schafer, the authors of this article, defines two types of performance support, based on when they help. Mobile apps will soon offer robust tools for leadership and managerial development.

Google-Assisted “Search� Learning…but pls don’t say “according to Google�

Janet Clarey

Google as a Productive Tool: Google’s Blogger provides learners a place to author their own textual, audiovisual content. Google Reader is a Web feed aggregator that allows learners and instructors to collect updates content (blogs, news feeds, podcasts, vodcasts, multimedia, etc.). What do you do when you’re connected and need a quick answer to a question? You probably just “google it” and then click the Wikipedia entry for whatever you’re “googling.&#

Myths about online learning

Janet Clarey

I'm thinking here about a vodcast with group communication around its content. Tom writes for Articulate, an e-learning authoring tool that can be used to create rapid e-learning). Daniel Lemire wrote a recent post, some myths about online teaching, based on his experiences in higher ed. I’ve bulleted his points below, but you really need to read Daniel’s commentary. I think many of these myths can be applied to corporate e-learning. blue is mine].