15 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –10

Upside Learning

At Upside Learning, we have been doing our bit in spreading knowledge. This week we deliver you a dose of the latest in mobile learning, Web design & development, eLearning and Social Media. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Facebook isn’t just a great way for you to find old friends or learn about what’s happening this weekend, it is also an incredible learning tool.

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3 Critical Questions To Ask A Learning Technology Vendor

Docebo

Win over IT leadership when building your business case for learning technology. Understanding the many benefits that a modern learning platform can bring to your organization is easy. Here are 3 critical questions to ask to better prepare your learning technology business case. Most state-of-the-art learning platforms are Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions. Combine your learning platform with Elucidat (e-learning authoring tool).

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Future of Learning Technology – 2015

Upside Learning

The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read. I can only wonder at the pace of change of technology that the world has seen in last decade. Isn’t that what the Internet really is all about? Emergence of Personal Learning Agents.

The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology

Upside Learning

As a facilitator for social interaction and for mobile learning, these networks are unsurpassed in mankind’s history. This will radically change the way we live and learn, mobile learning is here now and real. Of the varied ways that these can be leveraged, performance support and learning will be one area where huge benefits will be obtained. One of the areas we see with the largest potential is learning. “May we live in interesting times” –Chinese Proverb.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. learning.

9 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 21

Upside Learning

Learning as we knew it has undergone (and continues to undergo) a sea change. Today, we have new forms of learning like – blended, informal, social, mobile etc. Learn about some of these new approaches here. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Top 10 Challenges Of Blended Learning. Informalize Formal Learning: Smarter, Closer, Simpler, and More Appealing. Learning is no exception.

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18 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 11

Upside Learning

In short, the last week has seen the internet buzzing with activity – from some astonishing statistics in the mobile domain to eBooks taking the centre stage in publishing market and the entry of QR in eLearning. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Talks how games are not just fun and engaging, but bring about effective learning as well. Be Efficient, Not Busy: Time Management Strategies for Online Teaching.

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11 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 24

Upside Learning

We take a keen look at the tablets from both sides; on one hand they are ready for the classroom, while on the other, businesses continue to grapple with the right strategy to utilize them. We have also included a couple of guides and tips on some eLearning and mLearning topics that will help you in creating effective learning experiences and designing mobile apps respectively. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further?

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9 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –22

Upside Learning

Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Read on to learn some specific re-design tips that work. Globalizing E-learning For International Audiences. Research shows that learners learn best in their native language and familiar cultural context, by respecting local languages and cultures at every level. Learn about the processes involved in globalizing. Game-Based Learning: Hype Vs. Reality.

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DR. STELLA LEE – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT DR. STELLA LEE: Dr. Stella Lee brings over 20 years of international experience in e-learning, blended, and distance learning strategy, design, development, project management, and implementation. AI technologies are used to enable chatbots to speak naturally (i.e.,

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

How To Revamp Your Learning Model. There’s a lot of talk these days about informal learning vs. formal learning. This article advocates the development of an Informal Learning Environment (ILE) to work in tandem with a Formal Learning Environment (FLE) to support both the learning process and its administration. eFront: Free Storyboard Templates For e-Learning. A list of free storyboard templates for e-Learning. What Does Learning Look Like?

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LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

A Request for Proposal (RFP) is one of the most widely used yet controversial tools for learning management systems buyers. I’ve been involved in both buying and selling learning technology for more than two decades, and I know RFPs are incredibly valuable. In college, I even took a course on how to respond to learning technology RFPs. Want a handy guide to learning tech terms? This section explains relevant context, business drivers and logistics.

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AI-as-a-Service: The Next Big Thing in Business Tech?

Talented Learning

EDITOR’S NOTE: Because extended enterprise learning involves multiple disciplines, we sometimes ask other experts to share their insights. However, there’s a big difference between recognizing that AI is the future of business and actually implementing it successfully.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever. These disruptive technologies are re-shaping the learning and education landscape. They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. MOBILE LEARNING.

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Upside Learning

These devices, with their immense potential to enhance learning, are on the cusp of something profound; be it in the classrooms or the boardrooms. Also, learn about some interesting tidbits on blended learning and content authoring. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Mobile Learning: Are We On the Cusp of Something Big? We’re at just that point now with mobile learning.

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Learning Technologies 2017: Keeping up with the world of L&D

Matrix

The internet has revolutionized the world. And we also learn online. Whether we want to impress someone with something new, master a new skill for a better job, or simply keep up with the ever-changing business environment, we turn to video tutorials, MOOCs, or follow company training courses. Most of the times, all this learning happens online. Learning Technologies 2017: Keeping up with the world of L&D.

4 Ways L&D Can Maximize Learning Technology for Hyper-Connected Learners

Instilled

The modern workforce is connected through an ecosystem comprised of business tools and learning technologies — like learning experience systems — and even personal devices. From email and messaging apps to social media and Alexa, it’s rare to feel completely disconnected from technology (without taking what may seem like drastic measures). So how can smart organizations seize this potential to reach employees and stakeholders with effective learning?

Top 11 Learning Technology Trends from LTSF 2019

Leo Learning

LEO Learning recently attended Learning Technologies Summer Forum 2019 at the ExCeL in London. The one-day event is a follow-up to Learning Technologies, Europe’s biggest L&D expo, and saw LEO Learning exhibiting alongside sister companies PeopleFluent, gomo and Instilled LXP. Top Learning Technology Trends of 2019. David Kelly, Executive Director at eLearning Guild, gave a talk called ‘Learning Trends’.

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Top 11 Learning Technology Trends from LTSF 2019

gomo learning

We recently attended Learning Technologies Summer Forum 2019 at the ExCeL in London. The one-day event is a follow-up to Learning Technologies, Europe’s biggest L&D expo, and saw gomo exhibiting alongside sister companies LEO Learning, Instilled LXP and PeopleFluent. As well as demonstrating our eLearning authoring tool on our stand, we also explored the conference to discover the latest learning technology trends from industry experts.

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13 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 27

Upside Learning

This time around we focus on the basics – learning and its right mix. We talk about the changes in the key drivers for blended learning, some fundamental characteristics of training to be followed, and the pros and cons of eLearning. And while we are on this, how can social learning and game-based learning be left behind? Read an exciting case study in social learning and learn about some games and game-related projects that are already making a difference.

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TOP 11 DISRUPTIVE E-LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES FOR 2013

Learnnovators

e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever. They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. Big Data analytics can help us make well-informed decisions about the learning programs that we develop.

Synergies Between Internet Content Marketing and Workplace Learning

Connect Thinking

I appreciate Internet marketing is about driving business, but there is an obvious synergy between content marketing and our role as learning professionals to develop accessible content that ‘ready’ employees to want to build expertise and know how. After all, don’t we want to drive the business of continuous learning in our organisations? A great place to start is to listen to internet marketing podcasts such as Intuitive Websites.

Internet Time Lab

Jay Cross

The Internet Time Lab is a space for exploring new frontiers and thinking big. Aaron Silvers’ great write-up of DevLearn 10 captures the spirit of what we’re trying to accomplish with the Internet Time Lab in Berkeley. Internet Time Alliance Trees. I learned a lot about how he works in an anthropological sense. About the Internet Time Lab. office, dispersed business space), virtual (e.g.,

Learning & Development: How To Do It Right (2020 Update)

Docebo

With high stakes riding on the success of our training and development strategies, it’s time for us to unpack the importance of polished learning programs and, even more crucially, better understand how our training programs have failed in the past. What is Learning and Development?

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Learning Technologies Green Room

Clive on Learning

Kineo and learndirect business have got together to produce the Learning Technologies Green Room , where you will find all sorts of e-learning people involved with this year's Learning Technology conference busy finishing their PowerPoint slides and generally fretting about what they can say that's different to last year. Who do you need to get involved to make e-learning happen? How do you engage learners in e-learning?

Learning Technologies 09 - the exhibition

Learning Rocks

The new e-learning suite looks fantastic and looks to offer a new way of working to companies whose IDs are that bit more technical, offering seamless integration and movement between Captivate, Flash and Photoshop. Saffron Interactive were present again with a reprise of their kitchen of a few years ago, pushing the 'blended' learning angle with blended drinks (perhaps they do this every year). I've only been to LT a couple of times before, back in 2005/6.

Learning Technologies 09 - the exhibition

Learning Rocks

The new e-learning suite looks fantastic and looks to offer a new way of working to companies whose IDs are that bit more technical, offering seamless integration and movement between Captivate, Flash and Photoshop. Saffron Interactive were present again with a reprise of their kitchen of a few years ago, pushing the 'blended' learning angle with blended drinks (perhaps they do this every year). I've only been to LT a couple of times before, back in 2005/6.

Technology can get obsolete but learning cannot

Origin Learning

Sony, Samsung, Dell, and Intel are some leading global brands that are recognized as trend-setters when it comes to the world of technology and consumer electronics. However, these brands compete vigorously to stay ahead in their respective businesses. They realize that consumers are no longer isolated, thanks to the digital advancements and the Internet of Things (IoT). Intel says it is technology that will act as a catalyst for new-age creativity.

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Upside Learning

19 Enlightening Infographics About e-Learning and Online Education. This article showcases 19 infographics about e-Learning and online education that are all enlightening in their information about the quality, popularity and accessibility for online learning. Meet the 101 most useful websites on the Internet. Top 10 Strategies for a Successful E-Learning Project. Designing and developing robust, effective e-learning is not easy.

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Xyleme and Rogers Communications Together Win Brandon Hall’s 2017 Bronze Award in Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation

Xyleme

Xyleme and Rogers Communications are proud to win the Brandon Hall 2017 Bronze Award in Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation. The Rogers Communications learning team has worked closely with Xyleme to really revolutionize how they create and distribute content. With a learning audience of over 40,000 they were constantly challenged with keeping content and programs up to date.

What does education mean to you? #EducationDay

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

Inspired by the tweets I’ve been reading today, and from Sheila MacNeill’s post of the same title, here is something that education and learning means to me. It must be said, or rather I must say it, that without the Internet then I would be as learned as I am. Becoming a Learning Technologist in 2007 opened my eyes to the power of the Internet for learning. But I’d not considered the Internet for online learning.

See Why Learning and Development Will Be More Important Than Ever In 2019

Docebo

Uncover the key e-learning trends you can’t ignore for your learning strategy. More organizations than ever before are embracing the importance of learning and development (L&D) and talent development – a trend that is very much being driven from the top down. 90% of executives say learning and development is a necessary benefit to the employees at the company. The Top Learning Technology Priorities for the next 12-24 months.

What should we do?

eLearning 24-7

Should I write how EdTech scored a huge F this past year, with their continued believe that synchronous based learning is effective? OR some CLOs who are leery about e-learning, but have to add it, still they are driven by OD to such a degree, that it impedes the overall growth (IMO).

Trends in Learning: What’s Latest!

Origin Learning

A 2013 Accenture survey on Skills and Employment Trends revealed that a large skills gap exists in most businesses. Here we have compiled a list of the current ways in which workplace learning is being imparted: 1. Mobile Learning. The increasing millennial population is driving the demand for learning on the go, because companies must cater to their learning styles, if they are to fully tap the potential of this techno savvy generation.

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Blockchain: Transforming the Face of Education in the 21st Century

Magic EdTech

Some businesses, though, still prefer to tread cautiously and are waiting for the results to show promising outcomes before they fully adapt to blockchain technology in higher ed. Facilitates online learning exchanges. Blogs Learning Technology

What is Mobile Learning? (M-Learning)

Docebo

Ever since we tossed out our flip phones and moved on to internet enabled devices, content consumption has flipped on its head. Such is the power of mobile internet. The Definition of M-Learning. Benefits of Mobile Learning in the Workplace. The Definition of M-Learning.

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Transform Unused Learning Data Into Valuable Business Predictors

CLO Magazine

The world’s largest companies are leveraging data not only to make their operations more successful, but also to improve their business predictability. Manufacturing: Rolls Royce analyzes simulation data and information gathered from its manufacturing systems via the “internet of things” to improve the design process, decrease product development time and improve the quality and performance of its products. Learning Data: What’s Available.

Digital transformation: How L&D shapes the future of work

eFront

Using tech to optimize the way they work and connect with employees and clients is something most companies have been doing ever since the internet was invented. As the phrase itself implies, digital transformation begins with embracing new technologies.

eLearning, Layoffs, Training, Internet, & Interactive lectures

Big Dog, Little Dog

Economic Crisis Boosts E-Learning - Science Daily. The present world's economic woes are opening up new opportunities for innovative forms of education and training such as informal learning, e-learning and blended learning. Faced with shrinking budgets, the use of learning technologies is becoming increasingly attractive for businesses. Internet adopters see themselves more as co-creators instead of simply users.

Let’s Now Shift the Focus to Learning

Origin Learning

2nd and concluding part of The Internet of Things (IoT). In the first IoT blog post , we shared some successful IoT business process and their experience. You will agree that smart and emerging technologies such as augmented reality, virtual reality, and artificial intelligence are opening up new vistas for learning. Look at the array of device-driven technologies – desktops, laptops, palmtops, tablets, iPads, iPhones, phablets and wearables…the list is growing.