Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Beyond iPoding

Kapp Notes

Click on the link if you'd rather listen to the podcast of this post, Beyond iPoding , you can find it here. don't need an iPod to listen, just your computer. The wide spread adoption of MP3 Players like Apple's iPod products has lead to an entire ecosystem of tools, accessories and content providers. The most popular of which is Apple's iPod family. Drexel's University's LeBow College of Business has 150 online students all over the world enrolled in its MBA program.

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Successful Business Digitals – How Do They Do It?

Your Training Edge

After the crash of the dot com era in 2001, entrepreneurs were worried about the next big thing that would be basically the breakthrough technology to support business operations and decision making. Let’s scroll through some factors that determine successful business digitals: 1.

Why storytelling works for businesses

Matrix

What does this have anything to do with today’s business world? Businesses can use stories to inspire and engage employees. Businesses can educate their clients with stories in which they identify with people's emotions, anticipate their needs and address their unspoken concerns.

Business lessons from long distance running

Challenge to Learn

Running business. I have a special playlist on my iPod, with songs that have the right pace for me to run on. It occurred to me that running a business is a lot alike. The same goes for running your business. . achieving your business goals Long distance runningI like to run ‘long’ distances. I did put quotes around long because I’m a middle-aged guy who is somewhat overweight (since my last attempt to quit smoking).

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

Upside Learning

What if young people were encouraged to view their mobile phones, cameras, and iPods as learning devices and tools for critical citizenship and engagement in their communities? 100 Ways to Use Your iPod to Learn and Study Better.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): iQuiz Maker - Make Custom Quizzes for the iPod - oh yeah, its free

Mark Oehlert

» June 24, 2007 iQuiz Maker - Make Custom Quizzes for the iPod - oh yeah, its free From the fine folks at Aspyr Media comes iQuiz Maker (full disclosure - Im still trying this product out). " The site also has an installer which will install quizzes to your ipod.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Video iPods Revolutionize Hotel Chain’s Learning Program" (CLO Magazine)

Mark Oehlert

Main | "Theories and Models Of and For Online Learning" (First Monday) » August 30, 2007 "Video iPods Revolutionize Hotel Chain’s Learning Program" (CLO Magazine) ( link ) "Employees at Homewood Suites by Hilton are taking charge of their own learning opportunities with video iPods. 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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The iPod Video & e-Learning Looking Glass

Vignettes Learning

The holidays are coming and I must find a justification for buying (as a gift to myself) the iPod Video. Currently, I am enjoying my 40 Gig iPod for music and have downloaded hundreds of my favorite songs. The cool thing about iPod is the way I can organize, listen, and purchase music anytime I want. I can personalize my iPod. I am however, amazed with how my fellow trainers respond to technologies in this case the iPod.

The iPod Video & e-Learning Looking Glass

Vignettes Learning

The holidays are coming and I must find a justification for buying (as a gift to myself) the iPod Video. Currently, I am enjoying my 40 Gig iPod for music and have downloaded hundreds of my favorite songs. The cool thing about iPod is the way I can organize, listen, and purchase music anytime I want. I can personalize my iPod. I am however, amazed with how my fellow trainers respond to technologies in this case the iPod.

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Mobile Learning: e-learningnext

ID Reflections

Source: Mobile Affordances by Clark Quinn Industry Facts and Figures This brings us to the business feasibility of including mobile learning as a service in our solution portfolio. Duke University made headlines when it provided all incoming freshmen with their own 20 -gigabyte iPods.

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Noughties. but nice

Learning with e's

iPods and Podcasts: The Touch, the Nano, the Shuffle, the Classic, you name it, versions of the iPod popped up and grabbed our attention in the noughties. Seriously, social networking has blurred the boundaries between public and private, business and leisure, even good and bad taste.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Generational Change in the U.S. Military (strategy+business)

Mark Oehlert

Military (strategy+business) ( strategy +business link ) I think this article is nice treatment of the generational shift as it may play out in the U.S. " **I should also say kudos to strategy+business for while they do require registration to read this full article online, the full PDF version is freely available with no registration. Military (strategy+business) : Comments The comments to this entry are closed.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Help Needed: Long Car Ride Ahead and I Want to Load Up on the Best Podcasts

Mark Oehlert

need to pack up my little iPod with some great podcasts and figured you all would know some amazing ones. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Kindle.The Universal Textbook?

Mark Oehlert

Maybe Will Richardson already nailed it with " The iPod of Reading ," thats pretty good. 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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Leading In a Technological Disruptive Market

Your Training Edge

The computing, entertainment, book publishing, wireless phone, manufacturing, healthcare and photography industries, have all been experiencing a dramatic transformation because of new, rising technologies, distribution channels, business models, market expectations and government regulations.

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iPhone Impacts Mobile eLearning

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Corporations have already commited to the Blackberry, and many of those same companies are testing or preparing to implement iPods for their employees as learning devices. But the rest of us should take a serious look.small business, and even midsize companies.

Zimbra on the iPhone - Now this gets exciting - Nothing like getting old huh?

Mark Oehlert

Molotov cocktail = Weak ties x complicated knowledge

ID Reflections

The Molotov cocktail exploded for Sony and their Connect, leaving Apple with their iPod the sole market winner. Tags: weak ties Knowledge Management Business learning Collaboration Networking

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): video jug test

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Three Panel Soul.required comic strip reading | Main | Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D) » June 14, 2007 video jug test VideoJug : How To Use Your iPod Shuffle As A Hard Drive June 14, 2007 | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference video jug test : Comments The comments to this entry are closed.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Worlds for Study: Invitation - Virtual Worlds for Studying Real-World Business (and Law, and Politics, and Sociology, and.) (by Robert Bloomfield)

Mark Oehlert

Katie Salen) | Main | The Invention of Good Games:Understanding Learning Design in Commercial Video Games (Katrin Becker thesis) » February 27, 2008 Worlds for Study: Invitation - Virtual Worlds for Studying Real-World Business (and Law, and Politics, and Sociology, and.) (by by Robert Bloomfield) ( link ) " Virtual worlds promise to be anexcellent venue for research and education in business and relateddisciplines.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Using the Company as the Classroom" (Business Week)

Mark Oehlert

» June 05, 2008 "Using the Company as the Classroom" (Business Week) ( Story Link ) "In 2006 alone, U.S. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay Apple/iPhone/iPod Application Becomes the Platform Arrghh!!!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "The Name of the Game Is Work" (Business Week)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Quote of the Day: Jenkins on Convergence | Main | Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization » August 28, 2007 "The Name of the Game Is Work" (Business Week) ( link ) "If youre thinking that maybe you should hide the video game controllerfrom your kids because theyre spending too much time in front of theTV or computer, dont.

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It’s that time of year again: Bloomsburg’s Corporate Advisory Council Meeting

Kapp Notes

Every year, as part of our graduate program, we run a three day event which includes one day of corporate presentations, one day of student presentations and one day of interviews, business meetings and education.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Games trainers play" (Washington Business Journal)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Of General Interest to Edupatents | Main | Spyware Alert - Thx to DArcy Norman » April 18, 2007 "Games trainers play" (Washington Business Journal) Question: How self-referential can one get in blogging before you cross into the Dark Side? We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

Millennials And Digital Learning: How They’re Going To Help You Improve

eLearningMind

They’ve grown up making their own playlists, whether it’s on their iPod or their YouTube account. Building A Learning Culture Developing Leaders eLearning Solutions Learning and Development The Millennial Workforce best eLearning business corporate elearning corporate training elearning elearning solutions elearning trends Leadership training Learning and development millennials training solutions trends

10 Myths About Professional Training

Your Training Edge

” Flexible options like e-learning and in-house training make it easier for small businesses to skill-up without taking too much time away from the office. According to Goldman Sachs, 88% of small businesses offer training to all (if not a large portion) of their employees.

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18 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –12

Upside Learning

A must-read for those venturing into custom e-learning business or people who are getting started with their first e-learning project. Classroom iPod touches & iPads: Dos and Don’ts.

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From Brilliant Jerk to Passionate People Person

CLO Magazine

Next thing you know, you have a toxic culture that all started with one rotten leader who put their ego before the long-term success of the business and its employees. Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg and Travis Kalanick.

Corporate eLearning

Tony Karrer

Corporate eLearning Blog posts related to Corporate eLearning: eLearning Tools - Wikis, Blogs and More in Corporate eLearning New Debate on Value of Blogs and Wikis in the Enterprise Open Source Business Model Knowledge Management Core Issues Use of iPods and other Mobile Learning IBM Taps Employees for Innovation Using Blog Like Tools Corporate Learning Laggards?

My daughter, poster child for 21st Century learning

Allison Rossett

When my dad fell ill this past fall and I knew I had to be with him, I brought along some clothes, my laptop, cell phone, and my iPod Touch 4. I visited my dad every day in the hospital, bringing along my laptop and iPod. Tweet.

FEAR OF BRANDING – 10.1 Reasons to Move On

Wonderful Brain

An interesting business challenge arises when an existing company desires to change its brand. There’s a lot of brand thought that relies on intuition, a pill not easily swallowed by many business folks. It’s what Jobs and his select team believed design should do and be that molded blobs of plastic in to iPods. The scope of the business changes. There is a lack of internal or external understanding or clarity of what the business does or what its products promise.

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Can Elearning Improve Productivity?

Origin Learning

One of the most elementary goals of any business is to increase its productivity. The ultimate results are- ineffective solutions, unmet deadlines and (may be) lost business; all that combine to keep your organization’s productivity low.

Less Desktop; More Mobile… but Not That Fast

Bottom-Line Performance

Businesses will follow. It took 24 years to sell that many Macs and 5 years to sell that many iPods). But it’s also happening in businesses as IT standards start toppling all over the place to handle trends such as “BYOD” (bring your own device) and the demise of the Blackberry.

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My daughter, poster child for 21st Century learning

Allison Rossett

When my dad fell ill this past fall and I knew I had to be with him, I brought along some clothes, my laptop, cell phone, and my iPod Touch 4. I visited my dad every day in the hospital, bringing along my laptop and iPod. Unfortunately a computer can’t legibly take large pictures of all fifteen note cards together, so I took my iPod touch 4 and used its camera to take pictures, front and back, of each note card.

How Digitals Do a Better Job than Others in Completing Their Work

Your Training Edge

They use palmtops, mobiles, iPods and laptops to keep their work going on no matter what. Related Posts: The Rise of the Digitals Ideal Job Roles for Digitals – The… Successful Business Digitals – How Do They Do It?

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Cost Consious Corporate Gift Idea

Kapp Notes

What do you get them that is not too expensive but not too inexpensive, that is business-focused but not too business-focused. But what makes this book different is its unique approach to the knowledge-transfer issue.This book is a valuable resource for any business looking to find practical solutions to the boomer-gamer knowledge-transfer gap. It is always so hard to determine what type of corporate gift is appropriate for clients, co-workers or your boss?

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Train Your Customers on the Benefits First, Then the Features

LearnUpon

We see this as one of the biggest faults businesses make when training their customers. And it’s time to think about it in relation to your business’s training too. Recently, Intercom used this clever case about Apple launching the iPod. We obsess over our product.