Eclipsed – How the Great Eclipse of 2017 May Have Changed Our Brains Forever

Learningtogo

We bought our authentic eclipse safety glasses well in advance from a reputable source , again, well in advance. I had a half-baked plan spinning in my brain that involved breaking Kathy out of the hospital in the middle of the night, but luckily, sanity prevailed and we avoided our first obstacle.). On August 21, 2017, the shadow of the Moon raced across the U.S. from Salem, Oregon to Charleston South Carolina at an average speed of over 2,000 miles per hour.

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eLearning Cyclops: Heading to #DevLearn

eLearning Cyclops

This is my first visit to the conference, but I have known of its reputation as a fantastic conference and enviously followed last years back channel on Twitter. My brain is completely full from the conference and I have tons of notes and and follow-ups. eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Pages. Free eLearning. Cloud Apps. About Me. Privacy Policy. Sunday, October 30, 2011. Heading to #DevLearn.

Must-have skills for successful e-learning professionals

Matrix

E-learning professionals have a reputation for being the teachers of the workforce, with knowledge in many interconnected fields. Learning is a complex process that engages a lot of brain function. Understanding the human brain and applying various learning models, as well as what incentives are needed before, during, and even after the learning process, helps instructional designers deliver a great learning experience for all their students.

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In Defense of Science

Clark Quinn

But there’s also essential truths that most every reputable scientist in the field will agree to. For instance, our brains are wired to see patterns. I previously wrote in defense of cog psych. Here, I want to go broader.

Why is Compliance Training Important?

Docebo

Locate course content from a reputable source or create your own. (As Protecting business reputation. While we’re on the subject of personalization , providing different content formats to suit the varying learning styles of your teams is critical – think about how you can create fun videos, add interactive elements, and provide quizzes so that your learners use different parts of their brain, helping to improve knowledge retention.

More Myths-Based Marketing

Clark Quinn

Which I generally think of as a reputable group. Yes, our brains do want to categorize, but that doesn’t make it right. Is it the rising lack of trust in what anyone says? Have we turned into a society where any crazy marketing works? It certainly seems that way.

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Why developing a habit of learning is the biggest achievement for your life?

Your Training Edge

Build a reputation for being the knowledgeable and hardworking worker. Language learning provides constant exercise for your brain which in turn delays the onset of dementia and Alzheimer’s. In “Learning Later, Living Greater: The Secret for Making the Most of Your After-50 Years,” Nancy Merz Nordstrom has correctly championed lifelong learning as a proactive lifestyle for overall personal development and a primary factor for brain health!

What skills should you develop as a Learning & Development professional?

Coorpacademy

How is our brain predisposed to learn? By developing this skill, our teams are ready to provide effective learning content that is tailored to the workings of the brain! As well as being useful for using different digital tools on a daily basis, this skill is essential for developing your online reputation and communicating with as many people as possible.

Four Questions to Ask About Neuroscience and Learning Right Now

Learningtogo

Neuroscience is the convergence of multiple scientific disciplines applied to the study of how brains work. With the invention of Functional Resonance Imaging (fMRI) and other technologies, we can observe the brain in action. A reputable author will provide this guidance for you. Open fMRI allows neuroscientists to share brain research data – Science Nation, National Science Foundation, March 13, 2015, YouTube: [link].

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8 Ways You Can Develop And Prosper In Your Chosen Profession

Your Training Edge

Also, taking break lets your brain to revive and refuel for the next day. He’s a guest lecturer in a reputed University in Australia. Even when you are perfectly comfortable and satisfied with your job, there are things you can do to climb the ladder of professional development. Taking sufficient time for the development of your career will ultimately make your professional life fulfilling.

What’s in a Name?

Engage in Learning

What makes our brain make these snap judgements or decision? This not only damages the organisational reputation it can also lead to fines and other legal penalties. Have you ever judged a person just by reading their name on a piece of paper?

Seizure Treatment with Home Remedies

Learnloft

Anything that disturbs the normal electrical activity in the brain cells can lead to seizures. If you must use herbs, consult with your doctor first and only buy from reputable sources. . The hypotheses are that it can refresh the brain and change brain activity to reduce seizures.

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Top 5 Myths About Corporate Training – Debunked!

Coggno

An engaged employee is enthusiastic, fully absorbed into their work, and plays an active role in furthering the company’s interests and reputation. Physical activity boosts brain function and will help employees stay focused on the program.

Skills Capability Building – Knowledge Workforce VS Frontline Workforce

Disprz

The brain (knowledge workforce) and the face (frontline workforce) of the company, play a vital role in outmaneuvering these uncertainties. This will affect the reputation of the company.

2 Things Good Leaders Do to Create a Great Workplace

Infopro Learning

The organization’s reputation in the marketplace. We’re learning so much more about how the brain functions, and one key point is that during a break from problem solving, the unconscious mind is still working overtime. We all want to work in a great place. In our current 2016 jargon, this also is called striving for a “culture of employee engagement.”

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How a Time Management Worksheet Might Change Your Life

WalkMe Training Station

With a time management worksheet you’ll have time-boxed tasks, which your brain becomes wired to complete within set time frames. Punctual individuals who manage their time well are always the first to gain positive reputations. These are the type of reputations that can generate career growth, where you’re more likely to be promoted if you’re among those who allocate time effectively. Have you ever felt overwhelmed and lacked direction at work?

5 Skills for the post-automation workforce

Matrix

Of course, inserting a chip into our brains and installing new software is not (yet) the answer but we do all need to try and take a peek into the future and prepare for it. Building reputation. Reputation has always been important. Since reputation is built by gaining the trust and recognition of people (even in an automated world), the importance of being connected and present in professional networks will only grow. Automation is upon us whether we like it or not.

5 Applications for Analogies in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

This differential approach appeals to the brain, it naturally likes comparisons. Example: In a customer service course, we wanted to drive home the importance of each representative’s actions on the reputation of the store. We concluded with a quote from the company’s CEO about how reputations are built over time (like they had just seen with historical stories from the past 50 years building the mosaic) but that those reputations can be destroyed with one misdeed.

What makes audiolearning an effective learning tool!

Coorpacademy

There are also authors approaching us as they know our reputation and reach. As a study from the researchers of Gallant Lab at UC Berkeley published in the Journal of Neuroscience concluded, it does not make a difference for the brain if the word is spoken or read.

Football Safety Tips and Tricks

Learnloft

It can also cause serious brain problems later in life but the recent changes in football training techniques and rules might lower its risk. Everybody often talks about how great and interesting football is but, what about football safety? No one addresses the injuries it causes.

How do you measure microlearning?

Axonify

This is why so many L&D heads rest their reputations on weak metrics, like participation satisfaction (we got a 4.6 To be effective, microlearning must fit naturally into the daily workflow, engage employees in voluntary participation, be based in brain science (how people actually learn), adapt continually to ingrain the knowledge employees need to be successful, and ultimately drive behaviors that impact specific business results.

6 Reasons Why Modern Learners Click Away From Your Online Training Course

eFront

The human brain can process visuals faster and better than it processes text. Needless to say, comprehensive online training courses that are created with the needs and expectations of modern learners in mind will boost your reputation and credibility in the market. Are your drop-out rates soaring? Do your employees disengage before they even have a chance to absorb the takeaways?

New Year’s Resolutions: a New Perspective

Gameffective

According to a survey conducted by Statistic Brain, over 45% of Americans will set a resolution this upcoming New Year. However, knowing we will have to deal with the inevitable fall out , be it in reputation, or, maybe in the form of disappointing our peers, we plough through. Have you heard of the infamous New Year’s resolution cycle? Even if you haven’t, you are probably familiar with it to some degree.

Learning Pool Labs Saves the World

Learning Pool

HT2 are true pioneers in learning technologies, with a well-earned reputation for creating leading-edge learning solutions that use modern technology to deliver innovative business outcomes. Earlier this year Learning Pool acquired HT2 Labs, the Oxfordshire-based learning innovation company.

Online multimedia content in e-learning: Flash vs. HTML5

Matrix

The traditional way of training is based on the didactic method of a teacher/professor/instructor pushing new information/knowledge onto learners/trainees' brains. The human brain is drawn to movement and a multimedia piece of content will always stand out on a page full of text. All this "action" moves the new knowledge faster down the line to that part of the brain in charge with long-term memory.

Online Training Overload: 9 Surprising Symptoms Of Cognitive Overwhelm

mysimpleshow

How To Diagnose Cognitive Overwhelm In Online Training The human brain can only absorb so much before it starts to experience side effects, which prevents employees from assimilating information and fine-tuning their skill sets. Forget Previously Learned Information The brain has finite space for new information. The brain is so overwhelmed by the influx of info that it shuts off or becomes distracted.

Making your Life Fun with Gamified Innovations

The Game Agency

When the company began in 2007, there was no IOS app store, social media was in its infancy and gamers just didn’t have a great reputation. Something interesting happens to the brain when you make a mistake. According to Scientific American, our brains compile information about every experience and gets bigger throughout the learning scenario. Making mistakes matures the brain, resulting in more efficient synapses and fundamentally altered neurons.

Food Hygiene Training 101

Ed App

Posting about food poisoning, however misguided, can ruin a reputation. If you spot teaching-learning gaps, you can ask your employees to repeat the food hygiene training course through Brain Boost.

10 Free Blended Learning Solutions

Ed App

This blending learning tool has been around for a while, so it has a strong reputation. Active brains are proven to go with active learning and that is just what EdApp offers. Silent employees, followed by heavy sighs.

How do we make compliance interesting and relevant?

Brightwave Group

There’s still a widespread belief that compliance is achieved by injecting as much knowledge as possible into an individual’s brain, like a sort of anti-liability vaccine. The corrosive effects of non-compliance — on organisational cultures, on brand reputation, and on wider societal trust — affects us all. How do we change our approach to compliance to make it interesting, relevant, and most of all, effective?

10 Learning experience platforms

Ed App

Brain science is utilized to generate long-term retention of training content. This enterprise learning solution helps businesses provide competitive training with in-depth content and reputable certifications.

Social Learning Ought to be Story-Sharing: "Friends You Haven't Met Yet"

Vignettes Learning

"People are social beings, and our brains are wired to connect with each other," Matthew D. Lieberman writes in his book, Social: Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect. Credibility and reputation are important. Advise learners that having good conversations with others or having many strangers visit and benefit from their postings reflects on their credibility and reputation. 2013).

Top 10 Sales Training Techniques

Ed App

You can put your trainees in the most difficult circumstances possible, and allow them to make all of their mistakes without worrying about losing your investment or damaging your brand reputation. .

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Get Ahead of Toxic Culture

CLO Magazine

But there’s no denying some serious damage has been done to the company’s reputation, its employer brand and its employees. Not for any nefarious reason, necessarily, but because, according to researchers at University College London, over time, the brain becomes less sensitive to self-serving dishonesty. The guessers — volunteers — had their brains scanned while they completed these tasks.

Take Learning to the Next Level

CLO Magazine

Findings from Mindshare Futures’ “Layered’ report demonstrate that AR drives extremely high levels of visual attention in the brain (almost double, in fact) and is very successful at eliciting a “surprise” response, which aids retention. The report also determined that brains retain an approximately 70 percent higher rate of encoding into long-term memory from AR experiences compared with non-AR experiences.

Is Unconscious Bias Hurting your Organization?

KnowledgeCity

The decision-making process of a normal human brain involves a series of conscious thought patterns which help it land on productive and healthy choices. It is an entirely normal process that comes with having a human brain! This happens in many different ways—company standards and employer reputations can fall, significant talent may be stifled, and recruitment efforts can become ineffective.

10 Challenges of a Virtual Team And How To Overcome Them

ProProfs

Brain games, quizzes , and puzzles can also be an excellent way to develop bonding among your virtual teams. If your virtual team managemen t responsibilities don’t include taking care of these potential conflicts, they can even lead to costly lawsuits, both monetarily and reputation-wise.

Three Tips for Using Bullet Points in E-Learning

E-learning Uncovered

Bullet points in e-learning have a bad reputation. The human brain has a greater capacity to remember images than it does text. You might think they’re boring, ugly, or a sign of lazy design. No matter what your opinion is regarding the use of bullet points in e-learning, they aren’t going away anytime soon! In fact, bullet points are an easy way to organize and present content.

Talking eLearning ROI

Web Courseworks

For us so-called “right-brained” creatives working in the world of instructional design and eLearning, that isn’t always easy to do. Admit what you don’t know, and seek out a “left-brained” numbers person to help you organize and present the nitty gritties of the business plan. Are you an eLearning expert with an excellent idea for a new initiative or online education program?

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Go Outside! 5 Benefits of Exercise in the Workplace

OpenSesame

As you get older, you tend to lose important brain functions. Such an environment is conducive to collaboration and teamwork, and is a great reputation for a company. Do you ever feel unproductive in the office? You’re swamped with documents, to-do lists and a never-ending supply of unanswered emails, but you just can’t get yourself to finish them. Well, it’s understandable that you might go a little crazy when you’re stuck in an office all day.