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.
8 Years of Blogging
DECEMBER 29, 2014
I missed my anniversary by a few days, but I’ve now been blogging for 8 years. Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014. Image Credit: Graphic Stock Filed under: Blogging , Lifelong Learning
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. LMSs and Other Tools. Wikis and Blogs and Tags: Oh Why?
Blogging with Freire
Learning with e's
APRIL 28, 2012
So Freire didn't actually live to see the power and potential of social media, or the impact blogging would have on education. But what would he have said about blogs if he had been witness to the participatory web in all its present glory? Dialogue is what blogging is really about.
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 3, 2011
The academic world doesn't tend to value blogging as much as it does formally peer-reviewed publications. I have written about this previously, but need to re-emphasise the true value of blogging. Blogging is an excellent medium for professionals to use to crystallise their thinking.
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.
5 Great Serious Games and Gamification Blogs to Follow
OCTOBER 5, 2013
So in line with that mission, we’d like to recommend 5 great blogs about serious games and gamification (besides our own of course). We’ll start with the blog that will keep you in the know. The final blog on our list is more about games, and less about serious games.
Kirkpatrick Revisited | Social Learning Blog
APRIL 17, 2011
Tom Gram, in the February 17, 2011 post on his Performance X Design blog, says that our training programs are working when we can point to evidence and linkages in performance terms. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!
Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog
APRIL 21, 2011
Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Download the whitepaper » Blog this!
Top 25 Rapid eLearning Blog Posts
APRIL 21, 2010
I thought it would be a good idea to share my list of top 25 blog posts on the subject. These posts cover varied topics around rapid eLearning including authoring tools, effective techniques, and decision considerations. Building Effective e-Learning with Any Authoring Tool.
Learning Rebels and the ASTD (ATD) Guest Blog: Learning through Sharing
JULY 31, 2014
Sharing time with newby L&D people, helping contacts with building their networks and SoMe presence and as you all know, recently I was asked to conduct a webinar with Rick Blunt (@rblunt81 on twitter ) and the DC Chapter of ASTD on Social Media Tools for Learning. Anyway, the last couple of weeks have had me head down writing a two part blog post for ASTD.org. The post Learning Rebels and the ASTD (ATD) Guest Blog: Learning through Sharing appeared first on Learning Rebels.
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. More Blogs.
Our Top 10 Training & Development Blog Posts from 2015
DECEMBER 8, 2015
Tools! 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. From the Bottom-Line Performance Blog. Trends! Technologies!
The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
To help you out, I’ve aggregated 11 of the top development tools to help you easily put together either native, or web-based mobile LMS software apps for your workforce. Tools for Web-Based eLearning Apps. iWebkit : This tool is only for use with iOS devices like iPhones.
The Most Popular Blog Posts for 2016
DECEMBER 8, 2016
It's the end of the year and, in case you've missed the most popular blog posts throughout 2016, I've compiled the top 5 for you here. The act of reflection is a major learning theme for me this year and reviewing the year's blog posts is a great reflection exercise.
Exploring Curation EdTech Tools and Apps
MARCH 21, 2017
The last (but not least) compartment in our EdTech toolbox is curation tools. We use these tools and apps to explore the web to find resources related to specific topics that we can save, reference or share out through other channels. EdTech 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs
Introducing the eLearning Challenges Blog Series
MARCH 23, 2013
We’re pleased to announce a new blog series called eLearning Challenges. So over the next several blogs, we will be sharing real stories of recent client work we have completed. It looks at the real issues our clients face when developing learning solutions.
4 Mobile Learning Blogs You Will Be Interested in Checking Out!
JULY 21, 2016
So, here are 4 mobile learning blogs that provide information on mobile learning such as the use of the mobile device to drive performance, its advantages, trends, and a few conversion tips. This blog talks of exactly the same. Click here to read the blog.
Exploring Augmented and Virtual Reality EdTech Tools and Apps
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
Last week, we looked at assessment and evaluation EdTech tools and apps. This week, we continue our series by diving deeper into augmented and virtual reality tools and apps. These tools and apps enable us to create immersive learning experiences for our learners.
The 5 Top Blogs of 2016 on Mobile Learning
DECEMBER 28, 2016
Well, here are 5 useful blogs that will help you make good use of the learning format. We live in a ‘social’ world, and networking tools such as Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn have become an integral part of our lives.
Blogging in a Walled Garden
FEBRUARY 1, 2009
One of the features of Sakai that our team was looking for in a new LMS is a blogging tool. I admit some significant improvements in usability are possible in this tool. However, it does give us the option of blogging within the system. Blog Conversations.
Yukon Learning Launches “The Articulate Trainer” Blog by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
MARCH 19, 2015
Building on its commitment to make eLearning easy for everyone, Yukon Learning announces the launch of a new blog, “The. The blog promises answers to common questions and advice for building effective eLearning using. Articulate tools. Design & Development Tools Getting Started Professional Development Rapid Development Articulate Trainer.”
Exploring Assessment and Evaluation EdTech Tools and Apps
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
L ast week, we looked at social and community EdTech tools and apps. This week, we continue our series on our EdTech toolboxes by diving deeper into assessment and evaluation tools and apps. EdTech 50 Modern Blended Learning Blogs
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. Week One Recap.
20 tools for legacy learning
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 28, 2015
Here are five ways we can give our knowledge to generations of learners we will never meet: 1) Blogging. Blogs such as the one you are now reading have been set up to share knowledge, and also to encourage discussion. Tools to look out for: YouTube , Vimeo , SchoolTube , Daily Motion.
Anniversary edition: Top 10 posts of the MATRIX Blog
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
It is exactly November 10 th , and it’s the one year anniversary of the MATRIX Blog! The MATRIX Blog turns one! Precisely one year ago I published the very first blog post, obviously entitled “ MATRIX says hello! ”. Happy anniversary, MATRIX Blog!
Sorting Through the EdTech Toolbox: 6 Blended Learning Tool Categories
JANUARY 12, 2017
We keep saying that technology is just a tool, but what do we really mean? Are we using the right tools to design , develop, deliver, facilitate , produce , and curate learning? Blended learning EdTech 50 Modern Blended Learning BlogsI have a full toolbox out in the garage, but I have to admit that I’ve used a shoe to hammer a nail into the wall on more than one occasion. Or, are we using our shoes, staplers, or anything sturdy enough that we have on hand to get the job done?
Blogging about #DevLearn
Challenge to Learn
OCTOBER 29, 2012
I will try to post a daily blog about my findings. devlearn e-Learning e-Learning authoring tool EasyGenerator elearningI will be leaving for Las Vegas in less than one hour, visiting the eLearning Guilds annual conference. I’m really looking forward to it, last year was great.
Q&A from Blog Readers on E-Learning
AUGUST 13, 2013
Especially when it comes in the form of questions from readers of the blog and various followers on my social media channels. Q: We use WebEx as our web conferencing tool. The problem with the web conferencing tools that currently exist (as a whole) is that none of them are 100% perfect. Q: I loved Authorware, but today I can’t find an authoring tool that can match it or even get close to it. There is nothing like interaction.
Class Blog Versus Class LMS
MAY 20, 2015
What was once meant for blogging has evolved to a content management system, learning management system, forums, social networking, event booking, ecommerce, and so on. Given the ease-of-use of WordPress, there was a time when teachers all over the world would start a class blog.
Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog
MAY 2, 2011
At Dashe & Thomson, we have found wikis to be one of the single cheapest and easiest tools available for aiding in knowledge transfer during a training project. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!
6 Steps to Choosing the Best eLearning Authoring Tool
JUNE 9, 2015
The mere thought of choosing a new e-Learning authoring tool may make some eLearning professionals cringe, but it doesn’t have to be a stressful and time-consuming task. In this article, I’ll walk you through the process of choosing the best eLearning authoring tool for you.
Blogging the Mobile Learning Revolution as it Happens [#mLearning]
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
From everything I’m doing and Blogging about, there are certain topics that I’m clearly more passionate about. This revolution needs new leaders and innovators, as well as new tools (or at least highly customized versions of existing ones). I don’t know about you, but I want to be an integral part of this revolution as it happens, and so today, I would like to share some new things I am doing as I ‘ Blog the Mobile Learning Revolution ’ in real time.
Authoring Tools and Lectora Online Q&A
AUGUST 4, 2016
Recently, Lectora® Online was listed in the “ 5 Top E-learning Content Authoring Tools for Corporate Trainers ” by Software Advice. A: Responsive design has quickly evolved from a “nice-to-have” feature to a vital component of any e-learning content authoring tool. Authoring Tools Blo