Learning Content Development: The Agile Way With Xyleme

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Note from InfoPro Learning: We are not affiliated with Xyleme and did not receive any compensation for this article. Content is king.” Considering the dynamic business environment, content is one of the biggest assets that many companies strive to manage. With continuously evolving technology, we have a fleet of powerful content authoring and publishing tools at our disposal. These powerful tools help us to manage, reuse, and repurpose content in an Agile way.

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Webinar: Achieving Personalization at Scale with Xyleme’s LCMS

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Content personalization is no longer an option—it’s an expectation. Whether you’re serving content to internal or external audiences, learners expect content to be personalized to them and their unique needs. With Xyleme, organizations can ensure all learners are being served the right content, in the right format, at the right time—without creating a maintenance burden.

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Single-Source Workshop with Bryan Chapman and Xyleme Recap

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Bryan Chapman is renowned for teaching world-class organizations how to implement successful single-source learning development strategies. He took his single-source workshop materials and using Xyleme LCMS technology, created a full course on the topic. His main focus: the idea that from a single-source, content can be output to any format: student guides, instructor guides, eLearning, tablet apps and smartphone apps, just to name a few. Please direct them to Xyleme staff.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast. George believes that the future of both the LMS and the LCMS is quite strong, the obvious point being that there will always be a need for structured content and reporting to meet regulatory and legal obligations.

Part 3 of 3: Personalized Learning

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In this post, I explore how personalization is already enabling service workers in the retail industry learn job skills at a fraction of the cost of traditionally-developed training. For service-sector retail chain or franchise operations – businesses ranging from chain restaurants to hotel and hospitality to call centers to hardware stores - employee training is the foundation for delivering a consistent standard of performance and service.

Personalization for Knowledge Workers

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The 2013 high-skill knowledge worker is connected, mobile, global, dispersed and relies the new breed of communication, and collaboration technologies to do business. When the bubble popped, it caused creative destruction and spurned a new, and sustainable business model: one built from the ground up to be distributed and virtual. This is the story of Xyleme. Perpetual Content Improvement . Personalization is only as good as the content that is available.

5 Defining Characteristics of a “Next Gen” LCMS

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Much like traditional Instructor Lead Training (ILT) and eLearning courses are no longer enough on their own to truly meet the diverse needs (and preferences) of modern learners, from a business perspective, traditional Learning Content Management Systems (LCMSs) don’t provide enough efficiency or actionable business insights to help meet tomorrow’s business challenges. A traditional LCMS solves a lot of business problems: Makes it easier to find source files.

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Learning and Development Webinars

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The below learning and development webinars feature speakers from leading companies like Cisco, Dell, T-Mobile, Caterpillar, and Baker Hughes, and cover a variety of topics, news, and best practices specifically geared toward learning and development. The premise for this webinar is that the business conditions at Charter Spectrum are not unique. 3 Ways to Faster and Better Learning Content. How Cisco Delivers Amazing Experiences Through Effective Content.

Digital Learning Survey 2019 – Most Tech Doesn’t Stack Up

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While the modern learning ecosystem continues to focus efforts on digital learning, 50% of respondents to Fosway Group’s Digital Learning Realities 2019 survey say their learning content platforms don’t have what it takes to meet the needs of the modern learner. Investing in a “next gen” Learning Content Management System (LCMS) can help close the analytics gap and drive actionable business insights.

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LMS vs. LCMS

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The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning. Buzz words in the industry include e-learning, mobile learning, cloud delivery, bite-sized learning, informal learning, learning record store, and single-source content development. Instructional Designers (IDs) are now under more pressure than ever to deliver the best content, and a tool that many IDs are familiar with is a Learning Management System (LMS).

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Digital Learning Survey 2019 – Most Tech Doesn’t Stack Up

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While the modern learning ecosystem continues to focus efforts on digital learning, 50% of respondents to Fosway Group’s Digital Learning Realities 2019 survey say their learning content platforms don’t have what it takes to meet the needs of the modern learner. Investing in a “next gen” Learning Content Management System (LCMS) can help close the analytics gap and drive actionable business insights.

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Edublog Award Nominations

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Uncategorized > Edublog Award Nominations Edublog Award Nominations December 2nd, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I wanted to take a little bit of time away from busy year-end deadlines to nominate some of my favorite social media resources for this year’s Edublog awards. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

learning pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Will at Work Learning: Lists of Myths That the Business Side Has About Learning (according to learning professionals). “How do I get my Word content into XML?&# Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management? She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

$1 million e-learning no more…

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > $1 Million e-Learning no more… $1 Million e-Learning no more… April 15th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I’ve been in the training and development business for nearly 20 years now. My first job out of graduate school was as an Interactive Designer for a small but growing multimedia development firm.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. There have been countless blog posts about the theoretical potential of the iPad on mainstream media, most notably eBooks, so it was nice to see a real-world example of static content and video done in a way that equals, and even improves upon, the quality and design of the magazine layout. Apple’s announcement underscores the fact that we are seeing a rapid shift towards standards adherence and open content formats.

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Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Learning Content Management , Social Learning > Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into Formal Learning January 20th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment This past week, I’ve been reading and referring to Jane Hart’s article The State of Social Learning Today and some Thoughts for the Future of L&D in 2010 quite a bit.

5 Disruptive Trends That Will Alter Your Mobile Strategy

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I attended a webinar two week’s ago featuring Stacey Harris of Brandon Hall Group and Mark Hellinger of Xyleme. They touched on the concept that learning expectations have shifted with all of the new technology, which has caused change among those who are initially developing the content. This is of course different from the previous way of thinking that implies just having the content out there and accessible is enough.

Learning Trends 2014

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There are a lot of reasons for this, the primary ones being a lack of understanding of what''s important to mobile content consumers (it''s not about animated PowerPoints on a phone), a legacy of Flash content that doesn''t work on mobile devices, and a lot of existing technology infrastructure that does not play well with new technologies. Or, they are "toolkits" for loading your own content into JavaScript templates.

Five Myths of Social Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Social learning is all about providing more flexible and responsive ways for delivering this knowledge through user generated content, engagement, and feedback. The 5 Myths of Social Learning: Myth #1: User-generated content in social media platforms will replace formal content development processes. Myth #3: Training and development organizations will make stand-alone social media platform decisions.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Today, I’m going to talk about learning content management (ECM) and enterprise content management (LCM). The enterprise content management software market currently exceeds $4B, so it’s quite clear that the vast majority of organizations place strong emphasis on their ECM strategy – a strategy that the training organization unfortunately typically takes no part in.

learning pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse June 12th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Cammy Bean is discussing the “ Shades of Instructional Design ” and Jonathan Atleson is blogging on the same topic about “ The various Roles of Instructional Design ” – make sure you don’t miss the comments Jay Cross is blogging about the session he led entitled “Business Impact of Social and Informal Learning”.

Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. A little background: We’ve been working on the Xyleme Voices podcast library for over a year and a half now. As work becomes more complex, it becomes less about developing content and more about developing networks. Connect and communicating – adapting to the networked business model is what the training department will be all about.

how not to adopt an lcms

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Rolling out a system before you’ve completely mapped your “as-is” business process to the “to-be” People don’t like change. Technorati Tags: LCMS , lcms adoption , learning content management system Stuart Executive Perspective LCMS , lcms adoption , learning content management system Comments (0) Trackbacks (0) Leave a comment Trackback No comments yet.

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Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Today, we keep hearing that formal presentations are out, that it’s all about informal learning, social learning and user-generated content. For this event, I decided to dispose of the safety net that had served me so well in the past and host a completely informal webinar whose content was completely driven by attendee questions. User tagging is an important aspect of sharing content that many social media tools promote.

Free L&D webinars for August 2018

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: Mousify Your Organization’s Performance: Five Keys to Disney-Inspired Success Examine the five Walt Disney–inspired strategies for peak organizational performance—Purpose, Priorities, People, Platform, Process—and learn how Walt Disney applied each of them to his theme park business. Then discover specific tactics for applying all five to your organization’s business and training needs. How to make the business case for learning journeys.