Selling Social Media for Learning: ASTD Big Question

Kapp Notes

This month's ASTD Learning Circuit's Blog Big Question is "How do I communicate the value of social media as a learning tool to my organization?" Here are several ways to help sell Social Media in an organization. Address a Business Need The most important element in communicating the value of Social Media is to solve a pressing business need. If you try to sell the use of social media as a technology play, it will not work. ASTD Big Question Web 2.0

The Big Question - What I Learned About Learning in 2009

Upside Learning

The Big Question posed on Learning Circuits this time,as always , is thought provoking –. Having said that, it’s quite evident that the convergence of high-speed networks, powerful and capable personal computing devices (mobile/cell phones) will lead to a point where the need for desktop or laptop personal computers ceases to exist. The Social Media and Mobile Computing Explosion. Social Learning – Social learning has made it big this year.

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Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. I also like to make occasional visits to Google Labs and Adobe Labs to "keep up" with the tech tools they are working on and to test drive any beta versions available. It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help.

Don’t attempt to convert e-Learning to m-Learning – they’re different.

G-Cube

Recently I participated in a LinkedIn discussion started by one of the Learning and Development Managers in my LinkedIn Group – The eLearning Guild. The question raised by the member was – “What are the key challenges in developing e-Learning content for mobile devices?” The biggest challenge with mobile-based instructions (MBI) is the reading area, which is very small even on a big smartphone. Big Question e-Learning Research Tools & Technologies m-Learning

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « First Look Viewer for Second Life Has Voice | Main | Who Are the Beavers? » June 24, 2007 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog) This is a great list.and the following post is 50 MORE games !

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Big Basket of Stuff #2.in Main | The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short Adobes Kevin Lynch on AIRs Open-Source Road to the Desktop (WIRED):"This week, Adobe released version 1.0 which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Want RealPlayer without ads? » April 03, 2008 Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone Its no Wikipedia but turns out the Encyclopedia Britannica has an iPhone optimized version. Thank You BBC! Main | Vintage Tech Predictions - Some eerily right.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Great Quote from Interview with Raph Koster | Main | "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) » February 06, 2008 Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor I have used a lot of online photo editors like fauxto and pixer. I also know about the online version of Photoshop.whatever.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « stu.dicio.us | Main | "Is Web 2.0 MSN article) » July 02, 2007 Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course) Ive blogged about Andrew Keen before (but of course only in an amateurish way), but it is really easy to the impression that he and Michael Gorman are doing the intellectual version of spooning.

Social Media Marketing and Management for Course Creators with Tina Todorovic from Social Web Suite

LifterLMS

Learn about social media marketing and management for course creators with Tina Todorovic from Social Web Suite in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Tina and Chris get into several topics around social media and automation for course creators and membership site owners. Social Web Suite is a social media management tool that helps entrepreneurs with navigating the complicated and ever-changing world of social media platforms.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 9: The Game Design Challenge

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Dead Alewives: Dungeons and Dragons | Main | Back from GDC (and a free virtual world event) » February 21, 2008 GDC Update 9: The Game Design Challenge OK.so The last session that Peter Smith and I were in, Halo vs. Facebook , was just awful. Evidently the big takeaway there was that you can social experiences in both and that those experiences will be different.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Today I was on a panel about social learning. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. Tony’s question is fairly specific, but anchored in the “what did I learn that I’m glad I did&# vein. Introduction to Social Networking. mean, you just hit the big red button and start recording. However, in this case the majority wasn’t actively using social media. Social Bookmarks.

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Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Solar power for your small and big mobile devices! The last post was what I've been writing this year that social signals say is good reading. 1 Social Learning Models and LMS and Social Learning I've changed the title of the first post to make it more enticing. Big Question: get your innovative eLearning ideas out no matter what others think!

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

And probably will get some more ideas from the Big Question - Predictions and Plans for 2010. The example they cite sounds like actually hacking – but I believe that we are going to see more and more employees taking initiative to end run the barriers in order to leverage networks, communities, and tools that extend beyond the boundaries of the organization. It’s really big and moving really fast. They didn’t really use the language of social learning.

eLearning Cyclops: Deconstructing My #DemoFest Course ? Part 2.

eLearning Cyclops

Because I had been teaching a face-to-face computer basics class, including some Office training, I had already a big jump on both knowing the audience and how they use the systems that were being upgraded. Keep in mind it did not reference much regarding social media. The social media and Intranet page were components that evolved during the development stage. If I worked with others I would create much cleaner versions. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Lets go ahead and solve the future of publishing right now.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Day 3 - Forecasting the Future: Predicition Markets and MMOGs | Main | SCORM and the Whole 2.0 My favs include the new edition that includes like maybe a new chapter and obsoletes every used version out there so either you cant sell a book or you cant buy used but have to buy new. Im struck also by the announcement that the new version of the Kindle from Amazon.com is coming soon.

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Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. Not because they are wrong about social, but because they get so little right about LMS. Social Media in Learning , May 4, 2010 The Learning Management System has been with us for just 10 years or. Questions to. Social Media (95).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): PaperVision 3D - a 3D Flash Engine

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Avatar Experiment | Main | Fleck.Web page annotation » May 08, 2007 PaperVision 3D - a 3D Flash Engine That is a screen shot from PaperVision 3D. But the latest version, fully optimised for Flash 8 Image API, usestriangle tesselation to distort textures.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Generational Change in the U.S. Military (strategy+business)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « The Kindle: Tom Crawford Executes a Perfect Double Rebuttal with a Twist | Main | Huh? Thesesenior officers were having difficulty with the concept of using acivilian social-networking site for military purposes. Uranium Ore on eBay. » December 07, 2007 Generational Change in the U.S.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

And it’s nice to see that in the hot topics, the Big Question has had an influence. eLearning Technology , March 9, 2010 As part of the Big Question this month Open Content in Workplace Learning? , 6 Reasons To Use Amplify for Collaborative Learning - The Writers Gateway , March 8, 2010 I recently came across this website called Amplify that works just like Twitter and other social networking sites. Will the same thing happen in social?

Everything Gets Easier When You Know Who Your Ideal Client Is with Agency Operator and Podcaster Jason Resnick

LifterLMS

In this LMScast, he talks through with Chris what he has learned about what it takes to find perfect fit clients to work with in your freelance or agency practice, and the power behind using a podcast to build up your network and content funnel. I want to put the Facebook raps.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Understanding individual human mobility patterns" (nature article)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Firefox 3 not loved by Corp. Main | Get Social, Get Game and Get Learning! Maybe itd be cool if nature could explain why it needs $32 freaking dollars from me for an electronic version of an article that must have already been paid for by their subscribers and for which the marginal cost is ZERO.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Mobility Means Your Desktop.even in Linux

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Geek Alert! Any visitor to a Fedora advocate at a trade show booth couldwalk away with a version of the operating system on a pocket device." Positively Giddy that Firefox 3 RC1 | Main | 12th Annual Webby Award Winners.Nicely done and nicely designed.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Single-Site Browsers: Interesting Design Development or Battle for the Desktop?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Geek Alert - Joke About Large Hadron Collider Ahead | Main | Audiko - Create Free Ringtones - even for the iPhone » March 27, 2008 Single-Site Browsers: Interesting Design Development or Battle for the Desktop? MSFT, Adobe and Firefox are among the big players developing ways to run Web apps (e.g. But Prism has one big advantage: akiller app in the form of Firefox.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Microsoft preps StartKey: A ‘Windows companion’ on a USB stick" (ZDNet)

Mark Oehlert

Instead of seeking to create another proprietary channel on USB drives this time, wouldnt MSFT be better served by working in a Google-like manner to create USB-enabled versions of their current software or even getting friendly with Portable Apps and not just absorbing U3 , this just feels like a clumsy play.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): MindMapping Blog and Online Mindmapping App

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A New CAPTCHA Approach (xkcd.com) | Main | Where do you begin when you havent posted in like 2 weeks? To be clear, while there is a free version of Mindomo (you are limited to 7 private maps and unlimited number of public maps), there are also pay versions that increase security and numbers of maps, etc.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Ajax SDK for the iPhone on the way from Backbase | Main | Quote of the Day: Vannevar Bush - "As We May Think" » September 06, 2007 Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform Way back in July, I posted a brief note about OpenLaszlo.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Review of Free Online Photo Editors (ExtremeTech)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « If I put a Webtop in my pocket, is it a Pocket Top? Now I know that Adobe is prepping an online version of photoshop but they better hurry and it better be compelling because these other editors are already therein a lot of ways. netvibes goes mobile) | Main | Quechup invite? RUN AWAY!!!!!!

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): A foot in both worlds.working on a MacBook

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Quote of the Day: James Gee and Learningq | Main | Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007 » August 25, 2007 A foot in both worlds.working on a MacBook Yep.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Who Are the Beavers? WE ARE THE BEAVERS!!!

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog) | Main | Knowing Without Memory » June 24, 2007 Who Are the Beavers? Congrats to the players, coaches and a big Orange and Black shout out to the BEAVER NATION !!

How You Can Build WordPress LMS Websites as a Service with WaaS Entrepreneur Michael Short

LifterLMS

We have actually people inside of our Facebook group, which is WaaS Pro Developer Network that are targeting actually coaches, and so they’re trying to figure out how to create an LMS within their WaaS. That’s the most popular version of what people use Lifter for.

How to Get Clients on Demand for Your High Ticket Coaching Business without Sacrificing Freedom with Russ Ruffino

LifterLMS

Many business growth strategies suggest building up a social media following by cranking out endless amounts of videos on YouTube and grinding out blog posts. And once your audience is big enough, the strategies say you’ll have enough organic marketing to sustain your business.

eLearning Cyclops: Signs of Being in e-Learning Hell #eLearningHell

eLearning Cyclops

The quiz questions have absolutely nothing to do with the course you just took. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook. " Reply Delete Aaron Silvers February 21, 2011 4:07 AM Jeff, I once worked with a support contract for an LMS that I'll leave anonymous, where I had questions about SCORM Sequencing & Navigation, which they assured me was fully supported in the version of the LMS to which we had just upgraded. One More Thing to Add - Big Question #LCBQ.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « DevLearn 2007 Update | Main | More DevLearn 2007 Notes: The Great ILS Challenge Results » November 12, 2007 Zone Alarm Listen UP!! Please make sure that you have the latest version downloaded first: [link] Now follow the steps below: 01.)

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ohhh.the new iPhone is a wee sexy lass isnt she?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « This is a test of Jott. Posted by: jacky | April 24, 2009 at 05:08 PM Clark, I hear you on the pricing but I'm still on board with it since I can see how production costs can be driven down while switching to a new network that gets you added benefits can cost more.the copy/paste thing is just baffling.do

From Corporate Training in a Company to Independent Course Creator with Kurt Von Ahnen from Mañana No Mas

LifterLMS

It’s always great to connect with the community which is some, of course, we’re big at over at LifterLMS, but tell us about corporate e-learning. I was doing a lot of web stuff, social media stuff and really pushing that stuff out. I got really big.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

David Merrill ] The Design of Everyday Things , by Donald Norman Other ID books of note that have been recently recommended to me: e-Learning by Design by William Horton (recommended by Christy Tucker ) What Every Manager Should Know About Training by Robert Mager (recommended by Dave Ferguson ) The Non-Designers Design Book by Robin Williams (not the comedian) (this was recently recommended to me by someone who asked the same question on LinkedIn.

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

Growth Engineering

I look forward to this interview and the questions that you’re asking. (1:11) If you were looking for an LMS today, what questions would you be asking? The very first question would be ‘what features do you offer?’ For me, I’m a data collector, I’m a big statistics guy and I always was with analytics. For example, SABA was always a really big name, but they’re sort of starting to slip off. Just one thing, what’s your thoughts on social learning?

''m only going to say this about 1,000 more times.

Mark Oehlert

Facebook Profile. It can NOT be updated to version 1.2. It does NOT rely on a particular OS or even give a crap about what version of the Web we happen to on. Visit Serious Games - The Serious Games Networking Portal. Networks. Social. The Big Question. e-Clippings (Learning As Art). Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert). flickr. flick r.com. This is a Flickr badge showing public photos from UX Week 2007.

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Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

Get a free PDF version so you can read it whenever you want. The big question is no longer “Should I create a video?”. The Cisco Video Networking Index forecasts that video traffic will grow fourfold from 2017 to 2022.