Clever Tool - IM Aggregator

Bottom-Line Performance

Addicted to Facebook but you use LinkedIn for business? It allows you to control AIM, Yahoo, MSN, Facebook IM, and several other accounts. Feeling overwhelmed by the five email accounts you have? Use AIM and Yahoo Messenger with different friends?

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Reaction to IMS Learning Impact 2012 Conference


We may have all been drinking the same cool-aid, but at the IMS Global Learning Consortium Learning Impact Conference in Toronto, there was a meeting of the minds. The IMS is at the cutting edge of web 2.0 However, of the participants actually doing it I spoke with at the IMS conference, many believe the requirements are ahead of the market and they are being forced to make decisions from a limited set of options.

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Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools


Founded over a decade ago, using a Small Business Innovation Research grant provided by the U.S Quick turnaround options available for transcription, ranging from 8-hours to 3 business days.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn

Mark Oehlert

» December 06, 2007 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn Hurry, hurry, step right up and cast your vote! We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D

Mark Oehlert

» March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D Pardon this hodge podge but I have waaayyy too many items to get through them individually and quite frankly the number of tabs I have open is getting a little scary. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

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Obstacles You Have to Overcome to Keep Moving Your Business Forward

Your Training Edge

Starting a business is a complex matter which requires a lot of research, effort and resources. With that in mind, here are several obstacles that you’ll have to overcome in order to keep moving your business forward and reaching some of your long-term goals.

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Digital Efficiency & Your Workforce


The word “digital” has been thrown around as the emerging core of how businesses will operate in the future. That may be exciting for computer programmers, but for the rest of us, how will this upgrade to digital affect our businesses and our jobs?

Cisco releases Jabber

Jane Hart

Cisco has just released Cisco Jabber “a unified communications application that brings together presence, instant messaging (IM), voice and video, voice messaging, desktop sharing and conferencing into a single consistent experience across PCs, Macs, tablets and smart phones. Jabber provides a simple way for business workers to easily and securely find the right people, to [.].

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

IMS Caliper: Caliper is the latest standard from IMS. To understand the difference between the two standards, it’s important to note that IMS and Caliper are driven by higher ed and thus of particular interest to the Educause crowd.

Why an LMS Needs Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) Functionality


This may sound like small potatoes, but to a busy employee it is significant and will make the difference between an LMS being utilized regularly or not. There is no company leader that would not like his or her employees, volunteers, and members to have better online learning experiences.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Women, Gaming & the Guild Master Ceiling

Learning Visions

A basic premise of the book is that gamers are on their way into the workplace and will be changing how we do business. Im concerned that women will be excluded if such a focus is put on gaming skills -- or at least the gamer label. Im just raising some questions.

Latest in Learning Fast: edu-Twittering

Marcia Conner

” I enjoyed seeing what Howard’s reads, and the article itself reframed my thinking about IM. collaboration learning productivity elearning information sharing social business social learning social media Twitter

Think About It – How Important Is Reflecting On What You Have Learnt?


In “Learning by Thinking: How Reflection Aids Performance,” a team of researchers from Harvard Business School, and the University of North Carolina describe the effect of reflection on learning.

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2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

IMS Caliper: Caliper is the latest standard from IMS. To understand the difference between the two standards, it’s important to note that IMS and Caliper are driven by higher ed and thus of particular interest to the Educause crowd.

Social Networking – A Contrarian View

Upside Learning

Perhaps they lacked the required understanding of business processes, the systems used to enable these and the ‘culture’ that each company develops over time. Today, I’m going to adopt a contrarian view.

italki - Social Network for Language Learning

Tony Karrer

italki is an interesting website in the language learning space - which seems to be very busy these days. People find each other using the site and then connect via chat, IM, voice/Skype, etc. They provide the ability to connect with other learners who are trying to learn a language. There are other resources, but the use of a social network to find people who can help each other learn the language is a great idea.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Hiring Women in 1943. You Go, Girl!

Learning Visions

This has very little to do with eLearning - although Im sure those of you with a creative mindset could think of something! Its certainly good for a laugh on a busy morning. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Reminiscing over 2018 as we step into 2019

Rustici Software

I was reminiscing over the year (it’s been a big year) and I began looking at old Christmas letters for inspiration on how to best distill down a very busy year at Rustici Software.

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How to make learners fall in love with training


You'll need some techniques to rise above the noise and distraction of multi-screen environments and break through the mix of non-stop communication platforms from email to social to IM, but again, you can not only get learning on the radar, but also make it a priority.

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Excellence in Content

CLO Magazine

To do this, it needs to be diligent when dealing with Export/Import, or EX/IM, regulations, especially with the U.S. Noncompliance can negatively impact the success of the business by driving up costs, slowing its responsiveness and, in the worst case, preventing international business.

Jay Cross - Untitled Article

Jay Cross

The Ultimate Business Time-Saver. Results: About 20% of the small-business owners I spoke to had heard of the product, and approximately 0% could describe what it actually does. Tags: Business learning Gene Marks , 04.02.09, 02:45 PM EDT.

How L&D Can Deliver Real Strategic Impact to the Organization

Enyota Learning

Or, specifically, how can learning and development contribute to your business’s success story? Here are some ways that L&D can make a strategic business impact: 1. Embracing the latest technologies out there on the market has become crucial to business survival.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Facebook for the Enterprise

Learning Visions

Wednesday, June 27, 2007 Facebook for the Enterprise Im still mucking around in Facebook, trying to get it. Provides some real examples of how business-folk are using FB; compares Facebook (emotional attachment) to LinkedIn (static resume). But for the first time I can merge my social and business lives in ways that are not intrusive, that feel intuitive and which are both highly productive and deeply satisfying.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: All Work And No Learning.

Learning Visions

Lately, work has just felt way too busy. In June, when the bags under my eyes are mile-wide, Im sure Ill be wishing for the peace and quiet of endless projects. Sometimes just to spice things up, Ill pretend Im a detective and that my work task is a mystery that needs to be solved. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, April 21, 2008 All Work And No Learning.

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MOOCs Aren’t Interactive, So There’s No Real Learning Taking Place

Your Training Edge

Featured image by Bin im Garten. Being a big believer in Technology Enabled Learning, Bryant seeks to create awareness, motivate adoption and engage organizations and people in the changing business of education.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

But Im not sure I can get people to hold their answers back. Sorry Tony, but Im going to jump into the conversation now. Dont worry though; Im sure Ill still have more to say if you do this for the Big Question for February. Im gonna go strap some pillows around my head now.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Currently Working On.

Learning Visions

Im a convert. Yes, Im an English major who writes mostly text bullets instead of novels. So Im curious: what drove you to revisit theory? Cammy, Im glad to hear you so revved up. Jane -- In theory, Im not against theory. Im still of that mindset.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Where Are All the Women Part II

Learning Visions

But perhaps this is just a general business-blog issue. Blogs by Women The blogs displayed today on the home page had titles such as "More Women Waiting to Tie the Knot", "Harvard Promotes its First Woman to Position of President", "Trends in Pregnancies." -- marriage, pregnancy, health issues, parenting -- the Harvard story was the only business-related story. Now, as a woman, Im definitely interested in those topics.

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Spring Fever: How to Address Short Attention Spans in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Hopefully you’ve made it to the end of this article, and have left that email, text, IM, or other distraction to handle later!) She specializes in writing about everything related to the human side of business. It’s April and that means spring has arrived.

Visionary Integration Professionals Secures Morgan Stanley Investment


VIP is an industry-leading technology firm providing tech-enabled business solutions, IT managed services, and management consulting serving both government and commercial customers nationwide. VIP partners with its clients to deploy systems that align people, processes and technology to deliver business results and accelerate strategic change. For further information about Morgan Stanley Credit Partners, visit

Open Office, Work Culture, and Productivity

The Performance Improvement Blog

But the business community insists this is good for me. Instead of IM''ing each other, we''re talking in person. Leaders have to decide what kind of design will work best for their organizations given the culture that they want and the strategic goals of their businesses.

How Digital Badges are Driving a Positive Transformation in Corporate Learning  

Origin Learning

In a couple of years, the open badges revolution would find its way to academic institutions as well as different business organizations each having various digital badges for tasks and certifications that they offered.

Ideal Job Roles for Digitals – The Person-Technology Fit

Your Training Edge

Digitals find it easier to conduct business from possibly anywhere. These professionals include accountants, engineers, doctors, IT professionals, consultants and others, practically doing business as they are on the go. That is where they have spent most of their time, on their phones using IM’s and SMS and on their PC’s & laptops (browsing, blogging, YouTubing, Facebook, and Twitter etc.).

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Ten Reasons I Hate Email

Tom Spiglanin

Occasionally I almost fall victim to a new phishing scheme where a company I legitimately do business with seems to be inviting me to click an embedded link. Unnecessary detail, irrelevant facts, and random comments have no place in business email. Better yet, IM or call me.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: All The Worlds A-Twitter

Learning Visions

Like Tracy Hamilton , Im enjoying the endless thought streams. Im having fun hearing the stream of peoples activities and thoughts ("ambient intimacy"), but is that all there is to it? SoulSoup sent me a link to a post hed worked up on Twitter for business. I know people consolidate and slim down ( Brent , for instance), but Im not sure Im ready for that challenge. Im cammybean on Twitter. Im still not sure how it fits me.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Me: Im an instructional designer. Im sort of distracted by the naked boy who just ran by (not mine). Ellen Wagner says, " I Ds help transform intangible information assets into things of great business or epistemological value." I follow of course with “I design training for businesses…&# 9:34 AM Michelle said. I think Ill just start off with Marks "I design training for businesses." And then they think Im a flippin genius!!!!

3 Revolutionary Developments Transforming the Pharmaceutical Landscape

CommLab India

According to a report released by IMS Health, by 2017, the US is likely to capture the highest share (31%) of the global market for medicines, which will reach between $1.135 trillion and $1.235 trillion. The pharmaceutical industry is one of the key components of the American economy.