HPT and Social Learning: David Wilkins via Skype #ISPI -Sharing some key points.

ID Reflections

I just attended an #ISPI session hosted by the Massachusetts ISPI chapter (@ MASS_ISPI ). We should! ~@ dwilkinsnh #ISPI #ASTD GenY has a tribe. ISPI "We should no longer teach a man to fish. What business metrics are the most important?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Mass Chapter ISPI November Meeting

Learning Visions

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 Mass Chapter ISPI November Meeting Im speaking at the next Mass Chapter ISPI Meeting, thanks to the always energetic Jean Marrapodi. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Mass Chapter ISPI November Meeting

Learning Visions

I'm speaking at the next Mass Chapter ISPI Meeting, thanks to the always energetic Jean Marrapodi. To learn more, go to Mass ISPI Tuesday, November 3, 2009 6:15-7:00 PM - Registration 7:00 - 7:15 PM - Chapter Business 7:15 - 8:45 PM - Program Babson College use this interactive campus map for the location [link jmarrapodi) If you're in the area, come along and help me out!

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XR has hit its tipping point – Are Your Ready to Put It to Work?


We also hope you can attend our February 23 rd pre-release presentation of Microsoft’s new mixed reality authoring tool at the ISPI-LA.ORG quarterly meeting on 12/23/2019 at Antioch University in Culver City, CA. For more details: ISPI- LA. Business CraneMorley Articles

7 Learning Industry Websites You Need To Know


International Society of Performance Improvement (ISPI). Much like ASTD, ISPI is a good place to start if you want to read some great content on by some of the fields' most prominent people. That said, you do not need to be a member of ISPI to benefit.

2019 E-Learning & Training Conferences


April 11-15, 2019 … ISPI Annual Conference. November 13-14, 2019 … The Business of Learning Summing (online). A new year means new opportunities to learn! Here is a list of conferences that you should try to attend! The new year often means creating resolutions. Why not make a resolution to attend at least one e-learning or training conferences this year? As our industry continues to grow the number of conferences increases as well.

What Digital eLearning Trends will Emerge at the Chicago eLearning & Technology Showcase 2014?

Web Courseworks

It is hosted by the Chicago chapters of the ASTD, ISPI, and STC, and at the Showcase speakers will explore cutting-edge advancements in instructional design, development tools, mobile learning, virtual classrooms, and other areas of the industry that continue to evolve in the digital world. with Interactive eLearning Elements | David Charney, Owner, and Matthew Cummins, Director, Business Development, Illumen Group.

LMS: The Vendor Search

Your Training Edge

First, go to your industry network, such as colleagues in the training and development business or your local ATD or ISPI chapters. Look for patterns in LMS vendors in relation to your networks’ industries, business needs, organizational size, and training needs.

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5 Essential Qualifications to Look for in an Instructional Designer


This is big business. In order to be a Certified Professional in Learning & Performance (ASTD), or a Certified Performance Technologist (ISPI), one has to continually take courses to improve and hone their skills… which is good for you!

What are you reading for eLearning insight?

Integrated Learnings

Books about training, consulting, and trendy business topics. Take a moment to browse the online bookstores of the International Society for Performance Improvement ( ISPI ) or the American Society for Training and Development ( ASTD ), and you’ll likely find a year’s worth of reading ideas. ASTD’s Training + Development magazine and ISPI’s Performance Improvement Journal are both examples worth taking a peek at. By Shelley A. Gable.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2020

Limestone Learning

This annual talent development event features keynote speakers with highly successful business track records, plus over 300 renowned session speakers and more than 400 vendors. “ Birds, sparrows, perched ” by Beverly Buckley is licensed by Pixabay. Do you feel like the year flew by?

An update and a request

Clark Quinn

Of course, I’m busy in other ways (the rest of the updates). I’ll be speaking at the eLearning Guild’s Performance Support Symposium in September, as well as for the San Diego ISPI chapter. Actually, let me make the request first: please, please take the L&D Survey , and then ask others to do so as well. You’re free not to, of course, but I’d really appreciate it. As to why, here’s the first update.

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The Power of Play: How to Use Games for Learning (Free Webinar)

Bottom-Line Performance

The challenge is to map the “fun” elements of games with the principles of effective learning design… and ultimately, real business results. Sharon has spoken at numerous conferences – including ASTD, ISPI, and SALT on the topics of learning design and game design.

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ADDIE isn't dead; how can it be?

Integrated Learnings

Most of us have seen business sponsors' eyes glaze over when full project plans are introduced. Sometimes the business need warrants a more formal model approach; other times rushing to production is a necessity. It's during this phase that we define an organization's true business need and determine whether or not that need can be resolved via training. If there is no Analysis, then it's likely that an initiative won't satisfy the true business need. By Jay Lambert.


When Remembering Really Matters: The Power of Serious Games for Learning (Free Webinar)

Knowledge Guru

Sharon and Steve will explain how games can help form long-term memories… and business results. Identify the connection between research-based learning methods and tangible business outcomes.

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The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind


As an independent consultant, I must justify my educational travel to myself and my business partners. Be sure you can identify the business benefits of the investment and be sure that you would agree if you were the person paying the bill. (Of

Corporate University: Avoiding the “Ivory Tower”

Your Training Edge

As a corporate university leader, you should take the time to make contact with people inside the L&D industry through networks like Linked In, the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD), or the International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI). And if you continue employing these strategies, you’ll find that the corporate university has become a trusted business partner.

Desire2Learn Mobile FLV - eLearning from Last Week

Tony Karrer

May 3, 2009 How to Get the Most Out of a Conference , May 7, 2009 New technology supporting informal learning , May 4, 2009 Royalty-Free Music , May 2, 2009 Top Keywords Camera (8) Twitter (27) Pipes (2) Desire2Learn (2) Social Network Analysis (2) Learning Management System (6) Mobile (18) FLV (2) Photo (9) ISPI (2) TechSmith (2) Articulate Presenter (2) eLearning Technology. Here what eLearning Learning thinks is the most interesting stuff from last week.

The Tale of a Job Hunt

Allison Rossett

Oh, I’m quite familiar with ISPI. Is this how they run their business?) Questions this time focused on me, and my project experience, but there was little attention to my “out of work” activities (ISPI, etc.). Tweet Meet guest blogger, Marci Paino.

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Jay Changes Direction

Jay Cross

My career in the learning business is at a turning point. Designed the first business curriculum for what became the University of Phoenix, the largest business school in the world. It’s good business and great for people. My book Aha!

Develop Yourself in Addition to Training

Integrated Learnings

While we work diligently to develop learning experiences that help our clients meet their business goals, we must also engage in continuous learning ourselves. A few organizations I pay attention to include the American Society of Training and Development (ASTD), International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI), and the eLearning Guild. --3-- By Shelley A. Gable.

Front-End Analysis: Improving Performance

Dashe & Thomson

This is the International Society for Performance Improvement’s (ISPI’s) Human Performance Technology (HPT) model, with the front-end analysis component highlighted: CLICK TO ENLARGE.

Interfacing with Subject Matter Experts

ID Mentors

To quote from the article Business Experts and College Faculty Collaborate to Design Instruction by Gloria Palumbo Holland (1998), “Corporate America is demanding that education programs ‘achieve specific, real-world goals’. Business Experts and College Faculty Collaborate to Design Instruction, ISPI Selected Conference Proceedings, 1998, 18-23. Helping SMEs to Design and Develop Instruction, ISPI Selected Conference Proceedings, 1998, 182-186. Introduction.

Speaking and Workshop Services

Tony Karrer

Dr. Tony Karrer is an expert on innovative uses of technology that improves human performance and drive business results. Tony educates individuals, businesses and organizations on social media, web 2.0

A Year in Books (2009)

Learning Visions

Designing World Class e-Learning: How IBM, GE, Harvard Business School, And Columbia University Are Succeeding At E-Learning , Roger Schank. 2009 was a big year for me. New job. New company. Working full time from a home office. Oldest child in kindergarten.

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5 Ways to Demonstrate Your E-Learning Success

Rapid eLearning

Are Your Courses Aligned to Real Business Goals? A common solution to meeting business goals is to offer more training. If you’re interested in a workshop in your area, have your local ISPI or ASTD chapter contact me.

Celebrate the End of Summer with This Free PowerPoint E-Learning Template

Rapid eLearning

It’s a good one for business policy and compliance courses. If you’re interested in having a workshop in your area, have your local ISPI or ASTD chapter contact me. The irony of Labor Day is that many of us celebrate it by taking the day off.

7 questions from the University of Wisconsin-Stout ID Program

Clark Quinn

The Human Performance Technology approach (ala ISPI) is a necessary analysis before ADDIE, but it’s too infrequently seen. What skills must be focused upon in the first three critical years of business? I argue that the best investment a business could make is not to take learning skills for granted but document them, assess them, and develop them.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

We’re all very busy and sometimes don’t find out what conferences are being offered until it’s too late. " Dogs, Huskies, Animal, Dog Racing " by Anja is Public Domain. The new year is nigh—a great time to assess our learning and see where we can make progress.

Bob Mosher on Informal Learning and Performance Support

Learning Visions

with Bob Mosher of Learning Guide Solutions, presented by Massachusetts Chapter of ISPI and sponsored by Kineo. Informal Learning: Are We Missing a HUGE Opportunity? This real-live event happened October 21 in Westford, MA.

Social Learning - Instructional Design - Free - eLearning Hot Topics

Tony Karrer

Weekly Hot eLearning Hot List 5/22/09 - 5/29/09 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Presentation: Blogs in Education - Don't Waste Your Time , May 22, 2009 Implementing New Learning Technology? Choose the Right Pilot Group - Kapp Notes , May 22, 2009 Capture Examples - eLearning Technology , May 29, 2009 Twitter: The #1 Tool for Learning - Upside Learning Blog , May 26, 2009 Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it?

These Simple Tips Will Help You Build the Right E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

While you don’t need an MBA in business, you should be familiar with performance consulting at some level. November 12: Los Angeles, CA (ISPI)—Articulate Workshop. We’re in the middle of beta testing a new product.

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More Answers to Your Rapid E-Learning Questions

Rapid eLearning

I found a bunch of business card images online. Business cards are great content holders and they off an easy way show the FAQs. As an example, instead of a slide with three bullet points create three slides where the bullet point is on the business card.

3 Simple Ways to Measure the Success of Your E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Building elearning courses is not usually the organization’s business goal. Elearning is merely a solution that helps meet a business goal. If the compliance training isn’t tied to measurable business goals, you’ll need to find some other metrics such as how many completed the course.

Collecting Knowledge and Learning - 3/8/2007

Big Dog, Little Dog

The concepts behind knowledge management however, can make a big difference to you and your business — and best of all, they don’t cost you any money. Free PDFs from Guy Wallance - lean-ISD (recipient of an ISPI Awards of Excellence), T&D Systems View, and Management Areas of Performance. The difference between innovation and invention - ZDNet. Developed nations spend $1,270 per capita per year to boost research and development and knowledge. But the returns are minimal.