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Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

As she writes: “A recent Gallup study found that firms with engaged workforces have 2.6 will increasingly have a role in all facets of modern business, and particularly modern business learning. Blog this! Download the whitepaper » Blog this!

GM's Culture Ate Its Strategy for Breakfast

The Performance Improvement Blog

Coming out of the government bailout the company had an excellent strategy: build high quality, fuel efficient cars that meet the needs of all segments of drivers. John Baldoni writes about GM transparency in a blog post for Forbes: Transparency is a cultural issue.

Who are Instructional Designers? The existential dilemma.

ID Reflections

To gain personal clarity on the role of an ID in a business setting b. BA = Business Analyst c. Similar post in this blog: In Response: Accidental Instructional Designers #dl09--Part I 5. Comments on other blog(s) regarding qualities of an ID: Perfect Behaviour 6.

Understanding Web 2.0

Integrated Learnings

has opened many doors for new businesses, as well as, new e-Learning opportunities. Wikipedia has a write up on Web 2.0 wikipedia entry first written in February of 2005 to get a better appreciation of how this terminology has morphed (somewhat) over time. Twitter , a micro-blogging and status update technology, is one of among many ways that web users are using social technology to share information. Mashup Blog

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Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

It’s often a gateway to Wikipedia, which I heavily rely on, but a number of times I find other sources that are equally valuable, such as research or practice sites that have some quality inputs. Facebook is also a way I stay in touch with friends and colleagues (those colleagues that I also consider friends; Facebook is more a personal learning tool than a business tool for me). Word is my go-to writing tool, and while I use Pages at times too (e.g.

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Digital Participation

Your Training Edge

This digital participation, digital literacy and the faster rate with which businesses and academic institutions are becoming a part of it, would be my focus in this article. However, the quantity and quality of interactivity can differ greatly from course to course.

Reinventing Organizations: From Command-And-Control to Holacracy

The Performance Improvement Blog

As an outsider and knowing only what I’ve read about the company (and what friends have said about the high quality of products and service), I am reluctant to make any judgements until the data is in on Hseih’s latest experiment with culture. Gianpiero Petriglieri , Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour at INSEAD echoes my concern in a HBR blog post titled Making Sense of Zappo’s War on Managers.

50 Ways to Lever Learning

The Performance Improvement Blog

Simulation – replicating real-life problem solving within a safe environment; for example, learning business acumen by working with a team to solve a typical business problem and receiving immediate feedback on their performance. (My apologies to Paul Simon.).

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Online Course in 2018


But, in case you have thought you have something to share with the world, there is a lot to concern about: – Are online courses the right type of online business for you? A good idea is to reuse your blog’s content. Monetizing your blog as an online course. Writing.

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Web 2.0 - A Tool for Driving Performance

Bottom-Line Performance

What should be a culmination of multifaceted feedback throughout the year becomes a scramble to write what is effectively a limited summary of the last 6 weeks of a person’s performance. If you’ve ever posted a question to any online forum or read about a topic on Wikipedia then you have an idea how Web 2.0 Business partners can post questions and find answers in particular areas of expertise and learn through the shared experience of others.

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Corporate Learning Long Tail and Attention Crisis

Tony Karrer

The article is definitely worth a read, and it got me to finally write about what I see as a crisis in corporate learning. Background If you are not familiar with the concept of the Long Tail, head over to take a look at the Long Tail article on Wikipedia.


Jay Cross

Wikipedia). I envision a set of links, descriptions, and opinions that are Louvre quality and impact. I’d like to explain why each is significant in writing. Posts like these Walkabout notes, beta and speculative, show up on the Internet Time Blog. I am on Walkabout.

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10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Key features include recording through a microphone or mixer, digitizing recordings from tapes, audio editing, importing and exporting audio files, effects and quality adjustments. Category: Blogs. Internal experts could blog about their areas of proficiency.

The Ultimate Guide to E-Learning and Its Localization


He constructed another teaching machine in 1954 that allowed learners to view an open-ended question via special window and write down the answer on a roll of paper. Since people are quite busy to devote longer chunks of time to learning, micro-learning is becoming very popular these days.

A Jobless Future - A New New Deal - Why Isn't eLearning Part of this Conversation?

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

I was lurking around the conversation without offering my thoughts and then I saw this blog post from Jason Calacanis titled "A New New Deal: Adult Technical Education (or "The Jarvis Deal")". He is also the creator of the popular blog BuzzMachine. Check out his wikipedia page here. Jason Calacanis is listed on his wikipedia page as an Internet entrepreneur and blogger. I hate writing long form blog post but I feel like I need to add this last section.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

But how to write one? Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010 I write this as I travel to Birmingham to participate in a panel discussion with Nick Shackleton-Jones and Robin Hoyle on the role of social media in learning. Voice-Over in eLearning - The Learning Circuits Blog , September 1, 2010 Over the past couple of months, Dr. Joel Harband has been teaching me all about Using Text-to-Speech in eLearning. N2growth Blog.

195 posts about MOOCs

Jay Cross

She’s a Berkman Fellow and at the Harvard Business School. MOOCs and the OPAL Quality Clearinghouse STEPHEN DOWNES: HALF AN HOUR | SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2011. Writing a book: xEducation. So we’ve set up a blog as field notes for the book: xEducation. Business+MOOCs.

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Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

As a blog post it’s probably pretty crap – too long, too much scrolling, but as a record of the event, and a method for me to retain my learning, it is just dandy, thank you. Hopefully you, my brave reader, can get similar value from my scribblings, but I make no apology for the size or the content of this blog post. Sometimes this was a bad thing – I would miss some good info because I was busy re-crafting a message. Michael Geist blog too [link].

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

What if a whole new way of delivering high quality meals is developed? Technology Innovation Cycles: Some books about technology innovation if you want more on this -- James Utterback, Mastering the Dynamics of Innovation Clayton Christensen, The Innovators Dilemma (If youre doing well now, be careful because a new tech is being developed to disrupt your business.) calculators -- can write on a whiteboard with your finger.

Ted Nelson’s Unbook

Jay Cross

Wikipedia says: Administrators of Project Xanadu have declared it an improvement over the World Wide Web, saying “Today’s popular software simulates paper. They need to know how to use blogs to advocate, wikis to collaborate, Twitter to organize collective action.