Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

The questions prompt quite a lively and interesting discussion among online community members. Maintaining the status quo is no longer sufficient if we, as learning and development professionals, want to stay relevant to the businesses we serve.

Is E-Learning Possible Without Learning Management System?

Your Training Edge

Depending upon the nature of your business and clients you deal with, you may or may not require a Learning Management System. Now, before heading into the discussion let me clear it for some users that eLearning and LMS are two different things subjected to similar category.

Webinar Digest: Benefits of Cloud Authoring

Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks CEO, Dr. Jon Aleckson, and Dr. Paul Schneider, VP of Business Development at dominKnow, discussed the Benefits of Cloud Authoring. Dr. Aleckson first dives into traditional course authoring and discusses old myths that still cling to it.

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

Xyleme

Even so, we received a number of comments similar to the following: I guess I wouldn’t have a panel discussion. I think a series of presentation/discussions would be more effective. User tagging is an important aspect of sharing content that many social media tools promote.

Role of Community Management in Workplace Learning Today

ID Reflections

As people begin to access the platform, they expect to see meaningful content – these could be short capsules of learning, curated articles, links to interesting resources, discussions on the forum, blogs and micro-content from other users, and so on.

Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

But how are these new social business behaviors influencing social learning features of today’s learning management systems (LMS)? But now, progressive LMS vendors are leveraging the recent business culture shift toward social media to fulfill the promise of social learning.

Making Sense of Responsive E-Learning Design

Learnnovators

Businesses should understand all of the ways that people consume media, particularly digital, and tailor strategies to each channel. The Quote. The reality is that responsive design is part of the equation for certain types of content; and it’s a consideration moving forward.

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Social Learning for Associations: What to Expect in a Modern LMS

Talented Learning

This makes it possible to develop a compelling business case for simple or highly sophisticated social learning solutions and world-class associations are no longer waiting to invest. Informal discussions, knowledge sharing and other types of peer-to-peer and group communication enrich learning for individuals as well as the community, overall. Content tagging and following functions, for easy content categorization, retrieval and lifelong learning. Social learning.

How to Bridge the Corporate Knowledge Gap

Designing Digitally

Busy employees, especially if they are traveling, appreciate these bite-sized learning more. Now, learners can interact and discuss their problems with each other irrespective of time and place. The knowledge crisis in the corporate world is becoming greater.

Content Curation: One More Role for an Enterprise Community Manager

ID Reflections

An enterprise that has adopted a social business platform and is trying to shape a path for a conversation-based reality, content creation and consumption, and communication via the platform will see a proliferation of content that could range from sales decks to discussion threads on the appropriate technology stack to use on a specific project. Contribute with ease The idea of a social business platform is to facilitate participation and conversation.

Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Used Ektron ( www.methodfactory.com ) a content management system – which allowed search, tagging, RSS, links, blogs, polls, surveys. Video, podcasts, discussion forums, games, mentoring programs (Partner new learners with those already certified). A more business-oriented environment. These are my live blogged notes from a webinar presented by Brandon Hall on Wednesday, April 26 2011. (I I joined about 10 minutes late, so missed a bit!)

L&D's New Hatrack

ID Reflections

In the light of these transformations and disruptions, It is glaringly evident that L&D departments can no longer function the way they used to, at least not if they want to be relevant and be a business partner to the organizations.

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FAQ: How Do You Manage the Graphics in Your E-Learning Course?

Rapid eLearning

I usually start by tagging based on the project name. I like that the Clip Organizer already does a lot of the tagging because it pulls from the project folder and file name. Here’s a previous post where I discuss how to save time when working with elearning graphics.

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Employee Onboarding Training

TalentLMS

It’s a careful mix of motivation, organization culture and business process. Include these 3 Bs’ in your onboarding training: NOTE: It’s all about emotional tagging within the training material! Discussion boards that talk about common new hire concerns, answered by existing employees.

The Docebo Discovery Lab: Building A Smarter Learning Platform with Artificial Intelligence

Docebo

In 2018, Docebo introduced the first generation of our Artificial Intelligence-powered learning platform, equipped with a set of new and exciting functionalities designed to initiate a seismic shift in the way learning is delivered by, consumed and produces value to business outcomes.

The survival of higher education (3): The Social Web

Learning with e's

For the majority, their busy lifestyles did not allow them to enjoy more than brief contact with their fellow students on more than a once weekly basis because travel into a teaching centre can be time consuming, expensive and tiring.

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Ryan Moore from Uncanny Automator Helps You Integrate your WordPress LMS with the Most Important Apps For Your Personalized Learning Paths and Course Designs

LifterLMS

As Ryan describes it in this episode of the LMScast, Automator is really about saving time and creating workflows that make the processes in your business easier. Chris and Ryan discuss instructional design in this episode.

Many encounters

Learning with e's

I had a very busy, and slightly bizarre day today filled with encounters. tools (I demonstrated the wisdom of crowds, folksonomies and social tagging through a number of 'get out of your seat' activities which seemed to go down well) and problem based learning.

The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with e's

I will attempt to contextualise these changes at the level of both organisation and individual, to provide a picture of how universities and teachers might manage their business in the coming decade.

Collecting Knowledge and Learning - 3/12/2007

Big Dog, Little Dog

tools like wikis, blogs, tagging, the outsider the "discussion forum", might be the easiest to introduce and often with clear immediate value.". No Rest for the Wiki - Business Week. Perhaps the convergence of forums, wikis and blogs is the next web 2.0 killer app - Collaborative Learning. Of all Enterprise 2.0

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LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users

LearnDash

Let’s start right in, can you tell me just a little bit about your business and your background, how you got started and where you’re at today. I think this applies not just to our business but to any business. Can LearnDash and WordPress support a large number of learners?

Social Grid Follow-up

Tony Karrer

Tools and Methods for Networks and Communities - Discusses specific tools and methods for using Networks and Communities as part of Knowledge Work. And then you have threaded discussions. Do you mean in Q&A and discussions? I have a tendency to mix business and fun.

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7 Programs that Increase Employee Engagement

Aktiv Mind

You want employees that are fully committed to the success of your business, but how do you cut through all of the distractions to get your team excited about and engaged in your company? Most businesses use incentives or competitions to get their employees more involved in campaigns or new products. You cannot solve low employee engagement without asking first why they don’t feel connected to your business and your mission. Finding the Right Solution for your Business.

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2015

OpenSesame

Screenhero give all participants their own cursor on your screen, so they can edit live during the discussion. The tool also includes rooms to share images and discuss topics. Zoho Docs — Zoho Docs brings together more than 25 business-focused apps into one product.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

It was designed to be a small to medium size group discussion, but because the room was large it was very challenging to do that successfully. I discussed a bit of these issues in First Thoughts After ASTD Sessions. I'm writing this post for both attendees of the session to have some notes and for people who were not at the session to hopefully get value from the discussion that happened there. Provide thoughts around the content and the discussion.

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Global digital tribe

Learning with e's

One is the Flickrite clan, who gather to view and discuss photographs. If you are immersed in technology mediated communication, there are no apparent barriers to membership of your community of practice. It is your personal network. It is your virtual community. Call it what you wish.

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Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

The way I look at it, the way the definition goes, is anything that forces you to rethink or transfer the way you do business. And so that forces the industry to change, either to rethink how they would do their business or it would force you to go out of business in the case of Blockbuster.

How to Avoid Technology Hassles with Your Self Hosted WordPress LMS Website with Jonathan Denwood

LifterLMS

We discuss how to avoid technology hassles with your self hosted WordPress LMS website with Jonathan Denwood of WP-Tonic in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett. But in business terms, I think in pure business terms this is how I see it playing really, Chris.

AG08 - Day 1 - Summary

eLearning Weekly

Day 1 of AG08 was busy and completely wore me out - but it was all worth it! The day started with an early discussion at one the Breakfast Byte sessions and ended with dinner at Wolfgang Puck’s restaurant with some great newfound friends. He discussed innovation and how we can better hone collaboration efforts to be more innovative. Much of his discussion covered high-level education concepts that I think many instructional designers have mastered.

Learning and KM: Separated at birth?

Jay Cross

Andrew McAfee , Principal Research Scientist , Center for Digital Business – MIT Sloan School of Management and Author, Enterprise 2.0. It discusses how the user experience team developed and tested prototype designs and found value in iterative prototype remote lab testing.

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More rogue.

Janet Clarey

Catherine Lombardozzi, also earlier this year, I think that creating an informal learning strategy in support of business learning needs is mostly about aggregating, organizing, and making available a variety of resources that can support learning on a specific topic, similar to how I’ve talked about learning environments in the past. Karl mentions templates, simplified (read standardized) tagging, guidelines, etc.

SMBs and Social Learning Technologies

Janet Clarey

Where we are today: Primary forms of social learning technologies used in corporations today appear to be e-mail, live online learning (Web conferencing), threaded discussion, and collaborative content development. Tagging/Bookmarking - described how they worked; relatively low adoption but may increase as more LMSs include. Managing Wikis In Business. Here are slides from the presentation I did yesterday. The session was hosted by SumTotal Systems.