IBM Uses Training to Make the World Smarter

dVinci Interactive

Video interview with IBM Senior Program Manager, Global Skills Initiative. At IBM, you see in practice what many organizations describe as the future. Meg connects this initiative with IBM’s business strategy. The VARs provide the training along with the IBM solutions.

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The Skills Of The Future Are Now Clear: And Despite What You Think, They’re Not Technical

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

This week IBM launched a significant study which looks at the real skills business leaders need over the next three years, and the results will surprise you. Content Development Enterprise Learning Learning Culture academies ai capabilities capability academies ibm skills

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IBM Launches New Skills Programs

CLO Magazine

The new resources will aim to help reduce a critical technology skills gap outlined in IBM's 2012 Tech Trends Report released Wednesday. 5 IBM has announced an array of programs and resources to help students and IT professionals develop new technology skills and prepare for jobs of the future. The new resources will aim to help reduce a critical technology skills gap outlined in IBM's 2012 Tech Trends Report released Wednesday. Source: IBM

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Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions

Trivantis

CourseMill LMS - Enterprise. Enterprise Learning Management System. Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions. Lectora e-Learning and IBM Software recognize this void and have partnered to provide social business solutions that better fit companies’ needs.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. request, such as IBM or Microsoft. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. training data, you’d have had to pay a variable fee, with the potential for spiraling costs as your business. true business impact.

eLearning at scale: 8 LMS features for large enterprises

eFront

Big businesses have big demands. It’s the same with any kind of enterprise software, from a word processor to an online training platform — they need to have lots of features that might be redundant for smaller installations, but become essential in a large corporate context.

Business Process, customer experience, IoT!

Origin Learning

Can IoT prove to be an integrating factor for diverse businesses in a dynamically-evolving digital environment? IoT is all about re-imaging things: business process, customer experiences. Enterprises globally are being forced to re-think hierarchical and linear processes.

IBM/Apple deal set to reshape office device use

Aptara

IBM/Apple deal set to reshape office device use. IBM and Apple unite. One good way to predict the future of enterprise mobility is to figure out which hardware and software producers are making concerted efforts to win over the business community.

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Social Business by the Numbers

Marcia Conner

In followup to my list of websites with data relevant to social business , many people have asked for pointers to some of the most interesting data about social media, social business, and engagement. 11% believe the use of social media for business purposes is a passing fad.

A Network of Experts: From Content Curation to Insight Curation

CLO Magazine

analysis, at least 80 percent of companies acknowledge a critical need to redesign their traditional structure to create a network of experts for better, faster business decisions. Reward expert contributions for the team’s resolution of critical business issues.

Why is Learning and Development Important?

Docebo

Currently, big money is being spent on enterprise learning and development and there’s a good reason why – learning is your competitive advantage. . They fear a loss of revenue and business to competitors, eroding customer satisfaction and a delay in product development.

"IBM invests in business partners' training" (CNET News)

Mark Oehlert

IBM, which expects to unveil better-than-expected quarterly figures, has announced it will spend some of its cash on incentives to encourage some of its largest partners to invest more in training and other areas. On Wednesday, the company introduced a scheme to help its business partners who are cooperating on its New Enterprise Data Center strategy. Training as a competitive advantage.

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5 tips for a successful enterprise management training program

eFront

If, rather, you want to begin your first enterprise Talent Development and eLearning program by training your managers, then this post is for you too. Why that is, and how should you proceed in order to create a successful enterprise management training program for your enterprise?

Supercomputer's Win on Jeopardy: Little Comfort to Those.

Dashe & Thomson

Matt Blum at GeekDad wrote an article this week called Why Watson’s Jeopardy Win is Mostly Meaningless saying: IBM’s supercomputer software Watson’s win on the game show Jeopardy!

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Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. 2011 proved to be another year more focused on the pilot project rather than the production deployment for enterprise mobile learning solutions.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. As I stated in the previous post assessing my 2010 predictions, the size and complexity of mobile learning projects/programs will continue to expand across all geographical and line-of-business boundaries. Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

As 2012 draws to a close, its time to evaluate how in focus my lens on the future of enterprise mobile learning proved to be this past year and how many of my year ago predictions hit their targets. Is enterprise mobile learning best delivered via native mobile apps or using mobile web apps?

Cisco - Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

Stories, Part One: Cisco Goes All Out on Enterprise 2.0 points us to: Mike Gotta - Cisco: Learning Internally Before Delivering Externally and Money's Cisco's display of strength [Martin] De Beer a year ago set up an internal wiki called I-Zone that has so far generated 400 business ideas. But De Beer decided to use these sessions to take the most promising I-Zone ideas and pound them into real-world business plans.

Invest in your business, invest in your staff

Yarno

We didn’t just read the article, however, we also decided to delve into to hard facts and stats on the actual relationship between investment in staff training, and the overall benefits to the business. And all businesses have one huge cost looming over them: staff.

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The differences between learning in an e-business and learning in a social business

Jane Hart

Although the advent of e-technology in the late 1990s changed businesses into e-businesses, this was essentially about automating existing business thinking and practices. So whilst e-business is about automation, social business is about innovation.

Enterprise mobility: Not a one-horse race

Aptara

Enterprise mobility: Not a one-horse race. While it may be tempting to take recent announcements from Apple as a sign that the company will soon be the undisputed champ of enterprise mobility, or at least a co-leader with Google, there are other aspirants.

On the Roots of Social Computing

Skilful Minds

Enterprise 2.0 Innovation Social Business Design Web 2.0 Experience Design IBM Mads Soegaard Rob Kling social business social computing Social Media social network social softwareI recently received an invitation from Mads Soegaard, Editor-in-Chief at Interaction-Design.org to offer those who read this blog an early view of a new chapter on Social Computing in their encyclopedia.

Listing of Business and Enterprise 2.0 Social Networking

Vignettes Learning

Listing of Business and Enterprise 2.0

Meet the Team Part 3: Simon Birt, VP of Global Business Development

eFront

In this third part of our series of behind-the-scenes posts, we’ll be interviewing Simon Birt, a recent addition to the eFrontPro team, who is in charge of the product’s global business development.

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Embedding social learning into texts and enterprise software

Jay Cross

Business is social. One of my aspirations for this year has been to find a way to embed what we know about learning process into social business environments. Joe described an elite group of engineers at IBM that replaced their bi-annual face-to-face sessions with meetings in Second Life. Learning is social. People are social. So why are so many of the forays into learning technology anti-social?

Pondering a tablet-powered business future

Aptara

Pondering a tablet-powered business future. When creating business-focused rich digital content, companies need to consider the screens that users will employ to view their efforts. The business case for iPads. These products are set to make a mark in the enterprise.

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Meet the Team Part 3: Simon Birt, VP of Global Business Development

eFront

In this third part of our series of behind-the-scenes posts, we’ll be interviewing Simon Birt, a recent addition to the eFrontPro team, who is in charge of the product’s global business development.

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LMS – Does One Size Fit All?

Hurix Digital

According to a study by IBM, businesses can cut costs by at least 50% when they replace traditional, instructor-led learning with eLearning, and at the same time, reduce instruction time by as much as 60%. Little wonder then, more and more organizations, including startups, enterprises, publishers, corporates and educational institutions, are looking for suitable LMS solutions to support the education and training needs of their employees or their customers.

The Augmented LMS: New Life for Talent Management Learning?

Talented Learning

When we started Talented Learning nearly four years ago, our mission was to help clients find and use learning management systems that effectively support extended enterprise education. Augment their existing employee LMS with extended enterprise capabilities.

3 Learning Management Trends Coming in 2019

KnowledgeCity

According to IBM , artificial intelligence (AI) is at the forefront of the personalization movement, revolutionizing learning management and employee development as a whole. By 2022, enterprise virtual reality training is predicted to generate more than $6 billion.

Connect. Communicate. Learn Video Way

Origin Learning

For instance, IBM uses videos extensively to share news that include – knowing the direction of the company, enabling employees to gain more exposure on existing or new product lines, and to even contrast capability against competition.

LMS – Does One Size Fit All?

Hurix Digital

According to a study by IBM, businesses can cut costs by at least 50% when they replace traditional, instructor-led learning with eLearning, and at the same time, reduce instruction time by as much as 60%. Little wonder then, more and more organizations, including startups, enterprises, publishers, corporates and educational institutions, are looking for suitable LMS solutions to support the education and training needs of their employees or their customers.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Virtual Currency for Your Email

Mark Oehlert

From the site : " creates a virtual economy for enterprise collaboration and a solutionto information overload. Attent also provides a variety of toolsthat enable everyone to track and analyze communication patterns andinformation exchanges across the enterprise."

The Commoditization of AI

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Big players like Facebook, Google, Microsoft, IBM, etc., These developments all make it possible for start-ups to leverage the same power and then sell them out to big players that take enterprises further. And so, we are seeing a big wave of independent small businesses delivering what was, until a few years ago, totally out of their reach. But then, major players (like Facebook, IBM, Amazon, Microsoft and Google) having the means to develop AI, made it more accessible.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

Companies take birth and vanish; business models come and go; technology appear, evolve and transform everything. Smaller organizations are emerging along with a movement toward generative business models where businesses build an ecosystem of mutually supportive relationships.

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Do You Need to Update Your Training Program?

Avilar

According to a new IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV) study , most CEOs don’t believe they have the people, skills, and resources they need to execute their business strategies. It’s easy to see when the carpet needs replacing in your office.

Pitney Bowes Employs Training to Accelerate Transformation

dVinci Interactive

Video interview with an Enterprise Learning and Development Leader at Pitney Bowes. With operations in more than 100 countries and hundreds of technical and software offerings, training has become an important part of the company’s business strategy.

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