Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

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Early indications of this same paradigm shift can be seen in the learning and education arenas. We are moving, albeit in fits and starts, from traditional learning environments, where curriculum are essentially assigned to learners, to more collaborative and innovative environments where learners can self-direct their learning and participate in communities of passion. Suddenly, the manager must learn to trust his people on another level. Blog this!

Learning Experience, Collaborative Learning… The Learning Technologies Ecosystem explained

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There are around 700 hundred Learning Management Systems (LMS’s) on the market. And yet, innovative learning solutions keep coming up. You’ve probably heard or even invested in new systems such as Learning Experience Platforms, Microlearning platforms, Collaborative Learning tools and Gamification tools …. Companies are increasingly recognizing that the LMS is not enough to meet today’s learning challenges. What is a Learning Technology Ecosystem?

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Not Everyone is a Social Customer | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Not Everyone is a Social Customer by Paul on February 11, 2011 in Development Tools , customer service , social learning A couple weeks ago I wrote a blog about the need to train your clients on the various methods of…training. Thierry de Baillon , cofounder of Socialearning Consulting, takes this stance in a recent blog post. Blog this!

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Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training by Jim on May 3, 2011 in social learning A continuing theme among my blog posts has been the difficulty of demonstrating the ROI of social learning initiatives. will increasingly have a role in all facets of modern business, and particularly modern business learning. Blog this!

Create an Active and Collaborative Learning Environment for your Course

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We are talking about action plans derived from the learning resources presented in the course. When your learners talk about 101 ways to apply a learning resource, that’s when the course is successful. Then we will determine how to create active collaborative environments in each. When a learner registers for your eLearning course, he or she would engage in any one of the following methods: · Passive and alone learning. Passive and collaborative learning.

ILT To Blended Or Online Training Transformation – Featuring 5 Examples

Adobe Captivate

Assessing what is the right way forward to convert your existing ILT program to a blended or fully online format can be challenging. 5 Examples Of ILT To Blended Or Fully Online Training. Even though blended training offers significant advantages over ILT training, its impact is highly dependent on how you arrive at the “right blend”. If there is a need for an instructor intervention to meet the learning mandate. Blog Instructor-led training Online training

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Expert Tips to Help Your ILT Initiative Succeed

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Instructor-led training or ILT is the oldest method of teaching, which has stood the test of time. Organizations do not shy away from having ILT initiatives because of the advantages it offers. Promote collaborative learning, as individuals learn better when they are together. With such advantages , it is but natural that organizations continue with ILT. This blog will give you some answers. How to Set up Your ILT Initiative.

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Docebo goes two-for-two at BHG Excellence in Technology Awards

Docebo

Continuing its awards hot streak, Docebo has gone two-for-two at this year’s Brandon Hall Group (BHG) Excellence in Technology Awards for advances in mobile and social learning. . A perfect way to cap off a successful 2020, Docebo has won gold for Best Advance in Mobile Learning!

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eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

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In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. Facilitate the application of the acquired learning on the job. Section 2: I list trends featuring learning strategies with a proven track record of delivering a better engagement quotient and higher training impact. Mobile Learning.

7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training

Obsidian Learning

New post 7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training on Obsidian Learning. Understand the learning needs and preferences of your employees. Create a variety of microlearning activities that cater to different learning needs and preferences. There are a myriad of microlearning activities to choose from, ranging from blog posts and eLearning videos to simulations and eLearning games. There are some learning goals that cannot be achieved by microlearning.

The Five Commandments of Learning: Where It All Begins!

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There are certain fundamentals that are common in all the strategies to deliver learning, be it ILT or VILT, WBT or VIDEO, Game based or Gamification, or any other. To explore what are called the ‘commandments of learning’, there may be some views that learning cannot be restricted within certain commandments. There goes the first commandment of learning. The greatest learning comes when we challenge our patterns and move out of our comfort zones.

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5 of the Best Softwares for Online and Mobile Learning in 2020

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The way we approach learning, and what we consider to be viable learning solutions, has undergone a seismic shift. Technology has enabled companies to scale their learning and development programmes by digitising them. The learning delivered is often microlearning.

How Personalized Gamification Can Increase Learner Engagement

Adobe Captivate

Gamification for learning provides highly engaging and immersive learning experiences. From a debatable impact of using gamification for serious learning, this is one technique that has come a long way. It is now accepted as an effective learning strategy to create highly engaging learning experiences. But this is not all, as we have also used gamification techniques successfully for: The application of learning on the job. Learning As A Continuum.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

Adobe Captivate

Parameter 1: What trends reflect the approaches that align better with the way we learn? Additionally, the following two trends that were part of the “Emerging or Maturing—Watch out for” show the following adoption: AR/VR for immersive learning: limited adoption. Artificial Intelligence or AI in learning: still futuristic. Digitization of ILT (to Blended or Fully Online). Social Learning. Mobile Apps or Apps for Learning. Informal Learning.

April Big Question - ILT and Off-the-Shelf Vendors – What Should They Do?

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Like many industries today, there are significant changes going on for Instructor-Led Training (ILT) and Off-the-Shelf Content Vendors today. Smaller Increments : Customers want to purchase training in smaller increments to minimize time away for learning. This causes several problems for ILT and Content Vendors. Vendor prices are not likely to increase as additional training options continue to increase ways in which people can learn.

5 Must-Adopt Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training

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Today, mobile learning is an integral part of most organizations’ training deliveries. In this article, I share 5 mobile learning strategies that you can adopt for corporate training. Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training You Should Adopt. Mobile learning for corporate training refers to the anytime, anywhere training that is available on mobile devices. What Are The Key Benefits That Mobile Learning Strategies Offer For Corporate Training?

10 Awesome Ways To Use Mobile Learning For Employee Training

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Mobile learning for employee training is fast becoming an essential part of training delivery. In this article, I share 10 ways to showcase how you can use mobile learning for employee training for formal training and Performance Support (job aids). How To Use Mobile Learning For Employee Training. The usage of mobile learning began in earnest a decade ago, and this was essentially to complement or support traditional eLearning.

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018

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We are going through a phase of significant and rapid “ learning transformation “. This has led to an adoption of new, immersive approaches to creating impactful learning that can lead to the required performance gain. We also see that L&D teams are on the look-out for measures to evaluate the effectiveness of learning. As a Chief Learning Strategist, I have been part of many such opportunities across the world. mLearning Or Mobile Learning. Social Learning.

5 Questions Answered – Why you should opt for Mobile learning for corporate training

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Using them for learning is a natural extension. In this blog, I will answer 5 basic questions that may be in your mind as you look at adopting mLearning for the first time or look at expanding its capability for your corporate training. mLearning or Mobile learning for corporate training is essentially learning on the go or online training that is available to the learners on tablets and smartphones. Using mobile devices for learning is an extension to this.

Digitize Instructor-Led Training Sessions To Increase Employee Engagement And Performance

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The need for enhanced learner engagement in instructor-led training (ILT) today is stronger than ever and organizations are increasingly looking at active learner participation in instructor-led training deliveries. Why You Need To Digitize Instructor-Led Training: What Are The Factors That Are Pushing Organizations To Relook At ILT Delivery? Adapt to their preferences and learning styles. Blended learning. Bring in “learning as a continuum”. Mobile learning.

5 Practical Tips To Maximize Your Gains From Outsourcing Corporate eLearning Development

Adobe Captivate

While most eLearning development organizations have access to a similar portfolio of tools and technologies, your partner can add value to your learning designs through innovative and creative Instructional Design approaches. There has been a significant transition in many aspects including the change in devices learning happens on (read smartphones) to the kind of learning experiences learners want (read microlearning, video-based learning, gamification, and so on).

How To Use Microlearning To Promote Informal Learning At The Workplace

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Driven by passion and motivation, informal learning enables learners to pick the learning content they’re interested in, and learn at their own pace. In this article, I show how you can use microlearning to promote informal learning at the workplace. Informal Learning At The Workplace: How To Foster It Using Microlearning. As we know, formal learning is structured, training developed, and deployed by Learning and Development (L&D) teams.

Why Investing In Informal Learning Makes Sense: Featuring 6 Examples Or Approaches

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Informal learning is integral to the way we learn, but organizations have several associated concerns about its value and impact. In this article, I address them and—through 6 informal learning examples— I also show you how you can use informal learning effectively. 6 Reasons Why Investing In Informal Learning Makes Sense. The fact that learning happens through multiple channels (and not just formal training) is an established one.

How To Use Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance

Adobe Captivate

This article outlines how you can use Mobile Learning to increase employee engagement and boost employee performance. Using Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance . Mobile learning or mLearning involves the use of mobile technology to enable learning anytime and anywhere on mobile devices at the learners’ own pace. Just about everything has gone mobile today and Learning is no exception. How learners want to learn.

4 Killer Examples Of Learning Portals For Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

Usage of learning portals for corporate training initiatives is gaining momentum. In this article, I share 4 examples of how you can use them for both formal and informal learning to increase employee engagement. Learning Portals For Corporate Training: What Are Their Key Characteristics? Learning portals are knowledge repositories featuring learning paths, and they are designed to meet specific initiatives. Sticky learning (through steady reinforcement).

How To Use Gamified Microlearning Activities To Boost The Impact Of Your Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

In the last few years, you would have seen two significant trends in online corporate training: A Wider Acceptance Of Gamification For Serious Learning. From its early avatar as performance support or just-in-time learning aids, today microlearning based training is being used across the majority of corporate training needs. It is being used to offer formal training, and it continues to be the preferred choice for job aids/learning aids. Collaborative learning.

7 Examples Of How To Use Mobile Learning To Scale Your Employee Training And Manage Growth

Adobe Captivate

To keep pace with the organization’s plans for growth, L&D teams need measures to scale employee training, and mobile learning can enable them to achieve this. Through 7 examples, I’ll show you how you can scale employee training through mobile learning. 7 Ways To Use Mobile Learning To Scale Your Employee Training And Manage Growth. Mobile learning is a great fit to scale employee training and keep pace with your growth plans.

Upgrade Your Training With 5 Interactive Video Strategies

Adobe Captivate

The usage of videos for learning is well established, but the trend you should watch out for and adopt is the interactive video. The fact that videos continue to be a popular choice for learning is well known. Just take a look at the following stats that re-affirm why investment in video based learning makes sense. What Is Driving The Wider Usage Of Video Based Learning Strategies? Increased adoption of mobile learning.

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning by Paul on May 5, 2011 in Informal Learning , blended learning , social learning Companies are spending next to nothing on social learning, and their frugality is going to come back to haunt them. The slow adoption of social learning is not localized to Minnesota and North Carolina.

Elements of Blended Learning Strategies

Origin Learning

Blended learning is a powerful approach to make training an inherent part of corporate culture. Not only does it reduce the reliance on traditional classroom training, it also makes sure that learning is an all-time, enterprise-wide activity which learners can undertake at their own pace. Today’s blended learning strategies focus on how to combine the various learning techniques to achieve the overall aim of knowledge building. E-Learning. M-Learning.

MOOCs Are Too Uncontrollable – People Could Do Anything!

Your Training Edge

Read the previous article: MOOCs Aren’t Interactive, So There’s No Real Learning Taking Place. I understand the benefits of digital learning environments, but the problem remains that MOOCs are not very well controlled. They are usually run on password-protected intranets or closed learning management systems, so they are open only to approved learners and discussions take place within the system, not on public platforms. Integrating learning into everyday activities.

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The $2 Whiteboard Shows Power of Peer-to-Peer Learning | Social.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The $2 Whiteboard Shows Power of Peer-to-Peer Learning by Jon on December 30, 2010 in Classroom Learning , social learning If you ask most people how they learn things at work –new software, processes, or policies – the vast majority will give you some variation of this theme: “I ask the person next to me.” Blog this!

My Learning Resolution For The Year (Hint: It's not “to be.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS My Learning Resolution For The Year (Hint: It’s not “to be original&# ) by Jim on January 5, 2011 in eLearning , social learning With the New Year comes new resolutions, and I’ve made an effort (you might even call it a resolution) to have at least one of mine be training related (the others were booked solid). Collaborative learning?

Leveraging the Law of the Few to Manage Change in the Workplace.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Leveraging the Law of the Few to Manage Change in the Workplace by Paul on February 21, 2011 in social learning If you’ve paid any attention to the adult learning landscape over the last few years, you know that the new social learning push is being fueled by the emergence of social media. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

5 Best Practices for Effective ERP End-User Training

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E-learning is the best approach to implement ERP software training in today’s scenario. Blending instructor-led training with e-learning can offer good training results. While e-learning eliminates the challenge of reaching a large audience, the ILT approach facilitates a collaborative learning experience. Hope you find this blog helpful. One of the most common reasons for ERP software implementation failure is the lack of end-user training.

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider

Learnnovators

Having taken the world of higher education by storm (though not everyone will agree), MOOCs are all set to disrupt/re-invent workplace learning. Just as the advent of e-learning created a shift in training paradigms a couple of decades back, MOOCs are set to create another shift today. With the rise of MOOCs, we are also likely to see social, collaborative learning take root in organizations. Collaboration and Innovation – Google’s g2g.

eLearning Review: A Module for the National Security Arena

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS eLearning Review: A Module for the National Security Arena by Jim on October 15, 2010 in Reviews , eLearning Most of the eLearning modules we design here at Dashe & Thomson are aimed at the corporate audience. That’s why a recent post from Cathy Moore’s blog caught my eye. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Collaborative learning?

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