Blogging to Build Your Business
MAY 3, 2016
I recently gave a presentation to the Online Network of Independent Learning Professionals about blogging to build your business. This is specifically about what I have learned about blogging to build your reputation as a learning consultant over my 9+ years of blogging.
My History of Live Blogged Notes
JANUARY 27, 2015
When I attend webinars or participate in online courses and conferences, I usually live blog my notes. Because I have done so much live blogging, I was able to provide proof of my ongoing professional development efforts. Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why? Learning Communities.
I blog and I understand
Learning with e's
APRIL 6, 2015
I blog and I understand. Confucius (almost) Sometime in the next day or two, this blog will quietly cross the threshold of 5 million views. When I started blogging around seven or eight years ago, I set out to share my thoughts with a small community of my own colleagues and friends.
Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List
DECEMBER 28, 2016
When you need solid advice about learning strategy and technology, which blogs come to mind? If you’ve been ignoring LMS vendor blogs, it’s time to take a closer look. And I’m increasingly impressed by the quality of content in some LMS blogs.
Communities of Inquiry
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
I want to preface this post with the following information: Before a few days ago I had never heard the term Community of Inquiry, which is exactly why I’ve chosen to write and learn about it. Why Communities of Inquiry. Communities of inquiry (WTH?).
About blogging, tunneling visions and knowledge entrepreneurship
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
JUNE 15, 2011
Julie is doing research for the university of Amsterdam (VU) into (micro-)blogging as part of her PdD research about knowledge and power in the development sector. She interviewed 7 professional ICT4D bloggers (used interviews to identify those) and analysed their blogs.
Blogging as conversation
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 14, 2013
I began blogging because I needed a way to document what I was doing, thinking and studying. I could have simply used a paper based diary, but I decided when I first heard of blogging that it might fulfil the role of an e-diary for me. But blogging is different, because it is immediate.
5 Great Serious Games and Gamification Blogs to Follow
OCTOBER 5, 2013
Like we’ve mentioned before, we are out to educate the whole community as much as possible on using games for learning—from designing your own learning game to case studies on the efficacy of games. We’ll start with the blog that will keep you in the know.
Balancing Personal and Organizational Blogging
FEBRUARY 14, 2016
I’ve been blogging for a number of years now. In addition to my personal blog, I’ve also written for other magazines and periodicals over the years, including the eLearning Guild Blog, TWIST. Organizational Blogging : These are posts I write for TWIST.
TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs
APRIL 3, 2011
During the last 5 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from an eLearning community of practice that exists in the blogosphere. I did my research and I listed 134 eLearning and workplace Learning Blogs.
Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog
APRIL 21, 2011
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. Blog this!
Less Trainers; More Community Managers and Curators
MARCH 5, 2013
We “follow” several others in the learning and development community who curate content – via blogs, online newspapers, orby sharing links to resources via Twitter. At BLP, we curate content on learning, categorizing it for easy viewing on our blog called Lessons on Learning.
The Secret of Building Professional Learning Communities – Interview with Meenoo Rami
DECEMBER 16, 2015
Blog articlesDue to the growing popularity of distance education and a number of people preferring to study at their own pace, more and more educational institutions enhance their traditional classroom by introducing online courses.
What I learned About Modern Learning Writing 50 Blogs in 50 Days
MARCH 10, 2017
InSync training was launching a new community of practice in March – the Blended Learning Hub -- and I wanted to emphasize how InSync Training is a credible expert in all things having to do with blended learning. 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsIn early December, I had an idea.
Learning Rebels and the ASTD (ATD) Guest Blog: Learning through Sharing
JULY 31, 2014
Our community should be about learning and growing together, right? Anyway, the last couple of weeks have had me head down writing a two part blog post for ASTD.org. From the person letting me know they were inspired to add more features to their toolbox; to the person who confided that originally they had no urge to change, but now they see a reason; to the person who suggested I add a “donate button” to my blog (thank you BTW). Learning through sharing.
21 top elearning communities
AUGUST 24, 2016
Join thousands of other L&D professionals who are learning from each other in these elearning communities. Moodle community. Adapt community. Join in the discussion with a Community of thousands of HR and L&D Professionals”. 13 Moodle community.
Community Showcase at the LUC 2016
JUNE 16, 2016
At this year’s Lectora® User Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Scott Barnett, VP of Marketing, and I took the stage to present Lectora examples that have been shared on the Trivantis® Community. I posted the presentation in the Trivantis Community, so you can view it in its entirety here.
35+ ID & Elearning Blogs
APRIL 7, 2016
One way I stay connected with the community and what’s happening in the field is by reading blogs by instructional designers, elearning professionals, and educators. If you don’t want to subscribe to all these blogs individually, check out eLearning Learning.
Our Top 10 Training & Development Blog Posts from 2015
DECEMBER 8, 2015
There are adult learning and instructional design blogs galore that sing the praises of the “next big thing” in the training and development space… whatever it happens to be on a given day. We strive to do more with our Bottom-Line Performance and Knowledge Guru blogs.
3 things you should know about blogging
Learning with e's
JULY 29, 2013
I want to encourage as many educators as possible to engage online with their professional community. One of the best ways to do this is through blogging - sharing your thoughts, ideas, best practice, and so on, using a public online platform. And then get blogging!
Top 5 Blog Sites on E-Learning Instructional Design
SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
Check out these top 5 blog sites on e-learning instructional design that will help you in designing first-rate e-learning courses. Click here to go through instructional design blogs. Learnlets is a blog capturing Clark Quinn’s learning and serving as the official Quinnovation blog.
Adobe Captivate: It Takes a Community
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
Sure there's a Captivate forum (where you can search for and post questions on Captivate), there's a Captivate Blog (hosted by Adobe. and nothing gave developers a sense of being part of a community with like-minded eLearning warriors. Adobe has taken a step toward filling that gap by integrating the all-new eLearning Community with Adobe Captivate. Notice that there's a Community tab grouped with the open projects.
3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
I bet one or more of the top results came from a message board or discussion forum for an online community, where someone else was seeking answers from their peers on a similar topic? What is an Online Community? So, how do online communities enhance learning?
Solving Your Development Issues in the Adobe Captivate Community
MARCH 4, 2015
Did you know each major eLearning authoring tool has a thriving community of eLearning developers constantly asking and answering questions about your burning development issues? Chances are the community will have an answer for you. Using Adobe Captivate Community Search. #1
Knowledge, practice and community
Learning with e's
AUGUST 22, 2014
After a break from blogging during the summer break, I''m back, and here is the continuation of my series on theories of learning, with number 25. In this post, I extend this idea into the work Lave did with Etienne Wenger, which has become known as Communities of Practice.
From Instructional Design to Enterprise Community Facilitation
AUGUST 13, 2011
This interest was initially triggered by Jay Cross' seminal work, Informal Learning , Morten Hansen's Collaboration , Wenger, et al's Cultivating Communities of Practice , Wenger, White, et al's Digital Habitats , various blogs--primarily those by the ITA members and others like Michele Martin , Nancy White , Dave Pollard , Dave Snowden , Nick Milton , George Siemens --and later, books like Marcia Conner and Tony Bingham's The New Social Learning , and John Hagel and JSB's The Power of Pull.
Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap
APRIL 21, 2012
The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. Let the community know what you think, Should we ignore the term “gamification”?
Breaking Down My Entry for Trivantis Community Contest 15
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
With the Trivantis® Community Contests, it’s easy. Then you can share it with other users via your blog, resume, LinkedIn, or other preferred method ( see this blog post for help ). The post Breaking Down My Entry for Trivantis Community Contest 15 appeared first on.
Creating an eLearning Portfolio Using Your Community Content
MAY 24, 2016
One of my favorite (and lesser-known) features on the Trivantis® Community is the ability to share Lectora® courses. As a diehard developer turned Community Manager, I still get the itch to play around in Lectora, so I love it when I have an excuse to create something new. Community
Role of Community Management in Workplace Learning Today
NOVEMBER 22, 2014
When I read Rachel Happe’s (@rhappe ) post, The Emerging Career Path of Community Professionals , I was reminded of my older posts on community management and the skills required. I wrote about the tenets of community management based on my experience.
Content Curation: One More Role for an Enterprise Community Manager
DECEMBER 27, 2011
How does this tie in with the role of a community manager, you may ask! What role can an enterprise community manager play? In this case, the community manager's role would be akin to that of a museum curator. Rangaswami , in his blog The Confused of Calcutta , describes it thus: When a human curates, she does three things. This can be made as general or as granular depending on the community's need.
Social Learning Blog Joins eLearning Learning
JUNE 17, 2011
We at Dashe & Thomson are excited to announce that we have joined the eLearningLearning community and already have several featured blogs! Help Surface Content that Might Not be Found: Make it easy to find and understand blog content that’s spread across sites.
Managing Diversity through Community Management
SEPTEMBER 16, 2012
It's taking me a while to get back on track with regular blogging after an almost 4 months hiatus. It’s essential to understand the fundamentals of how to facilitate cross-cultural communication in order to be an effective community manager.
The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs
NOVEMBER 21, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning. > If you believe that an e-Learning blog worths to be included in this list please write a comment with a link to the blog.