Meet 50 Northwestern alumni behind some of Chicago’s top startups

mLevel

She studied Journalism, International Studies, and Business at Northwestern, from which she graduated in 2008. Bloom was an undergrad at Northwestern (studying economics and international studies) and holds an MBA from the Booth School of Business. .

What is Microlearning?

Edume

If you want to learn all about crypto currencies, lithium-ion batteries or content marketing you are going to have to commit some serious time. For micro-learning to be effective in terms of behaviour change and driving business results, it has to be done regularly.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

I've not really seen good examples of business cases (future ROI) for using these tools. Last week I presented a session at ASTD TechKnowledge entitled eLearning 2.0 - Applications and Implications. It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 Applications in Learning. It was designed to be a small to medium size group discussion, but because the room was large it was very challenging to do that successfully. I discussed a bit of these issues in First Thoughts After ASTD Sessions.

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Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

She is in a graduate school program and is a great self-directed learner: I’m learning about things like instructional theories, learning theories, how to tie learning to performance, how to tie learning to business requirements, and ways to measure all these things. Talking to them, and the others there (Vignette & Lithium) has me reflecting more broadly. Coming back after a week of being mostly disconnected I'm woefully behind on email and even more so on my reading.