Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List

Talented Learning

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.

Bad News is Good News

The Peformance Improvement

When evaluating programs and organizations, bad news can be good news. Some organizations have a culture that is so insular they can’t hear bad news. Dave Pickle, a long-time employee of the NCAA, wrote a blog post about Nocera titled, “News not fit to print.”.

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Trending Sources

I blog and I understand

Learning with e's

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.

Blogging with Freire

Learning with e's

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.

5 Great Serious Games and Gamification Blogs to Follow

Knowledge Guru

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.

Latest E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

For those relatively new to the blog, every quarter I post the latest news and notes in the world of e-learning. Well late fall is in the air, unless you are in the southern hemisphere which in that case, spring is in the air. Where Will we be by 2020. If you plan on attending my latest London session will covers the future of e-learning in 2020 (and where I can say hi to you), here is some E-Learning 20-20 Stay ahead of the Game !

World of Learning Competition News

CDSM

The post World of Learning Competition News appeared first on CDSM Team Blog. CDSM Events News Competition Event Exhibition Prize Draw World of LearningWe are excited about World of Learning 2015 , and we hope you are too!

Top 5 Blog Sites on E-Learning Instructional Design

CommLab India

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.

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Recently on the Learning Game Design Blog: GBL Picks, LGD Series Part 8, and Game Design Workshop

Bottom-Line Performance

We know that many of you reading this blog are just as excited about game based learning and gamification as we are. As part of our ongoing advocation of games for learning, we launched the Learning Game Design Blog —which has already made a few crossover appearances in our articles.

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Welcome to the new TechSmith blog!

Visual Lounge

We’re excited to bring four of our blogs under one roof…and are putting plans in place to bring you great content, from more TechSmithies, on a more frequent basis. You will find that the new blog is structured around six topic types (categories), instead of around products.

The benefits of applying the 70:20:10 learning framework

Docebo

Docebo Blog Docebo Product & News ELELConsidering a new informal learning approach? New report outlines the benefits of applying 70:20:10.

eLearning Trends of 2016

Association eLearning

As the year ends, we look back at three eLearning trends of 2016. What was predicted? What did you think was important? The results may surprise you. eLearning Trends: Gamification. At the end of 2015, Gamification was the hot trend. We saw analysts predict the continued rise of gamification in 2016.

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June Round-up of Learning Industry News

Xyleme

Post Type: Blog post. Industry News Edgenuity recently completed 13 Online and Blended Learning Summits involving over 700 school and district leaders. read more.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Follow Up

Web Courseworks

Innovation in Learning Learning News Managing eLearning blogs Continuing Medical Education development process Gamification healthcare instructional design interactive LMS MOOC professional development Technology Web Courseworks

Company News: Happy 2014!

E-learning Uncovered

He has done this by maintaining a popular blog of his own and online presence geared towards new e-learning designers. The post Company News: Happy 2014! Happy New Year! There are a lot of things happening at Artisan E-Learning that we wanted you to know about. We Just Had a Birthday. Artisan E-Learning just turned 10 years old! Time flies when you’re having fun. It has been a rewarding decade. There have been so many changes to the e-learning industry and with us.

Learning Myths: Debunked

Association eLearning

Perhaps the most pervasive myth about education is the ubiquitous “learning styles” myth. A quick Google search will bring up millions of hits. Many of those hits are, tellingly, for websites trying to sell you their “learning styles” program.

The New TechSmith Blog!

Visual Lounge

If you’re a regular reader of the blog, you may have noticed our new fresh coat of paint we’ve put on the blog. If you’re not keen to click on the section links at the top of the blog (4), you can now just keep scrolling and get the newest items in each section. These are just two ways to navigate the blog though. And, if you haven’t already, we highly suggest subscribing to the blog and never miss another post. The post The New TechSmith Blog!

Top 5 eLearning Trends Happening Now

Association eLearning

I recently attended the Training 2016 Conference and Expo as an exhibitor. I was able to talk with many training and development representatives from a wide variety of organizations about their LMS needs. During these discussions I asked, “what aspects or features are you looking for in an LMS?

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Social Learning Online: It’s Possible

Association eLearning

A major complaint among those who prefer Instructor led training (ILT) to eLearning is that eLearning is not social. They claim the lack of social interaction, both with the instructor and other learners, limits the effectiveness of the training.

4 Reasons Instructor-Led Training is Killing Your Sales Potential

mLevel

Staying on top of market trends, needs, insights, and news is key to maximizing your organization’s sales potential. Knowledge-wise, 100,000,000 new blog posts and articles get released each day. If you want to earn, you’ve got to learn.

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5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News

WalkMe Training Station

And with this final lesson, I’m sure you are ready to close this blog and get back to work. The post 5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News appeared first on Training Station. Depending on your vocation, the word “training” can conjure a drastically different picture.

Welcome to our new blog

Unicorn Training

Welcome to our newly redesigned blog, which is part of our website relaunch. We love the new look and feel of the site, especially the new blog where all of our thought provoking content is available in one place.

How To Motivate Millennials: 7 Tips For eLearning Professionals

PulseLearning

We are delighted to welcome Christopher Pappas, founder of eLearning Industry as a Guest Blogger to the PulseLearning Community Blog. eLearning Blog News

Lectora User Conference News: Announcing Keynote Speaker Jane Hart

Trivantis

For more updates on the 2014 Lectora User Conference, plus e-Learning tips, subscribe to the Lectora e-Learning Blog. The post Lectora User Conference News: Announcing Keynote Speaker Jane Hart appeared first on Lectora.com.

Latest E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

So that a more constant date is set each week for this blog, the topic “Latest Content Authoring Tools Trends&# will be posted Tuesday morning, July 19th. Then going forward, each Tuesday a new blog posting will appear. This month’s news and notes includes details on the E-Learning 24/7 Course Authoring Tool Shootut, A new Content Authoring Tool Directory along with interesting data points, LMS Info and final tidbits. One that Readers of this blog will choose.

Motivation is More Important Than Information

Association eLearning

I inherited a “blackboard” poster from a friend. I can write on it with chalk, erase it, and use it again. But I don’t. It still says the same thing it did the day I received it: “Knowing What To Do. ≠. Doing It. Motivation > Information”. It’s absolutely true.

Blogging the Mobile Learning Revolution as it Happens [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

From everything I’m doing and Blogging about, there are certain topics that I’m clearly more passionate about. This mobile revolution is drastically changing everything we do today, from the way we shop and find the best deals; to how we consume the news and the way we communicate with people around the world. 1) I’m officially changing the title of this Blog from Trends in eLearning and mLearning to The Mobile Learning Revolution Blog.

How to Create Engaging Video-based eLearning

Association eLearning

If you’re a regular reader of our blog you already know how much we love storytelling and are probably familiar with “ The Story Arc Model ,” as described in this blog post from our President and Creative Director, Jack McGrath.

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Make Learning An Experience. Blend It! | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Make Learning An Experience. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this! Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS?

The Four Stages of Learning

Association eLearning

Check out this blog post on how education and marketing must work together in eLearning). I recently had an interesting conversation about life and how life lessons occur in stages. We compared it to learning to ride a bike.

4 Tips to Writing eLearning Scripts That Sing

Association eLearning

If you’re getting started on a new script for an eLearning course, you probably aren’t planning to create a “musical” experience. But maybe you should. A great song is relatable, the lyrics that get stuck in your head and you can recite them years later.

Latest E-Learning Insight and News

eLearning 24-7

The Extended Enterprise blog post and directory will be visible this weekend. Other News. I will be launching the first week of December via this blog, a one stop shop for LMS Demos. Blog readers and anyone surfing the net basically can take a look at the product demo – without having to register first or anything like that. If you are a vendor and are interested in being on this special section of my blog, contact me.

What Millennials Want from Member Education

Association eLearning

What type of education offerings does the incoming generation want and how is what they want different from other generations? assnchat. Association Chat (@assnchat) June 3, 2014. This question caught my eye in a recent association chat on Twitter.

Growing From Knowledge-Based to Performance-Driven Learning

mLevel

Blogging E-Learning ED Tech Game-based Learning Gamification Learning Learning & Development Learning Technologies Microlearning NewsOver the last 20 years, I’ve worked closely with hundreds of Learning and Development (L&D) organizations.

The Big Benefits of eLearning Infographic

PulseLearning

Blog NewsIn our latest infographic we review the 5 BIG Benefits of eLearning. Did you know 40% of people have access to the internet around the globe today? In 1995, it was less than 1%. The figure increased tenfold from 1999 to 2013 and will only increase in the future.

Is your elearning ready for IE11?

Kineo

So, I know you've probably only just got over the news that Microsoft were dropping support for Windows XP - but I'm afraid to say I've got more bad news for you on that front: Microsoft is ending support for all previous versions of Internet Explorer, except for the most recent IE11 version.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

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. Hi everybody, thank you for blog links.