How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

For example, a business etiquette course may be hosted on the Internet, while a sales training course may be run on a private intranet. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features. The main purpose of microblogging in MOOCs is to provide opportunities for synchronous interaction, such as a once-a-week live conversation.

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Power of Your Network by Michael on February 9, 2011 in customer service , marketing , sales , social learning Whether it is building our LinkedIn Contacts or Followers on Twitter, gathering Friends on Facebook or Yammering with our fellow work teams, the buzz of “networking” is always present. Your business networks can be your most valuable resources!

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The next normal

E-Learning Provocateur

It’s only been a few months since lockdown, and everyone’s been scrambling to keep business continuity ticking over. The COVID-19 pandemic ushered in a new normal for L&D professionals as millions of people were sent home to work remotely.

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The Modern Workplace Learning Challenge

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Note: there are NO synchronous activities, so the Challenge is suitable for any time-zone. You’ll come through the challenge with a fresh set of insights for reinvigorating your approach to supporting your business. I think it is both an effective (and enjoyable) structure and I learned a huge amount by completing the weekly Challenge activities and by learning with others on Yammer.

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What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

Yammer (on the 2010 list at #20) might be a possibility. Anyone can join up for free using their business email address and if a network for their company already exists, they will join it, if it doesn’t it will automatically be set up. Dropbox recognizesthat this file synchronization and file haring is a key functionality for business, but also realises that security is a big issue for many, so offers “bank grade security” for corporate teams.

Facilitators: Make Your Virtual Training Stick

Bottom-Line Performance

Synchronous virtual training is led in real time by a facilitator. Set up an internal social network (a basic Yammer setup is free) and encourage participants to log in and discuss during your webinar. You’ll want to be as direct and straightforward as possible in a global setting… even more than you would be at a business meeting in your home office.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

For example, a business etiquette course may be hosted on the Internet, while a sales training course may be run on a private intranet. Zoho Discussions and Fusetalk are collaboration software packages for businesses that include discussion forums and a range of other features. The main purpose of microblogging in MOOCs is to provide opportunities for synchronous interaction, such as a once-a-week live conversation.

Microlearning under the Microscope: How to Incorporate Microlearning into Online Training

Mindflash

Business simulations and case studies: Create real-life stories related to business issues. Micro-blogging through social networks like Yammer can extend the conversation and make learning real. Merge synchronous and asynchronous training methods to create a knowledgeable, engaged workforce. Microlearning generally involves dissecting learning into “microscopic” learning bursts (typically 2-10 minutes each).

15 Must-Have Knowledge Sharing Tools

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

Cost: $12 a month per user (Business Plan). It's perfect for both micro and small businesses. MICROSOFT ONE DRIVE Features: Provides businesses with the tools to co-author and collaborate on projects in real-time, store and sync files, and restore/recover important deleted files. Cost: OneDrive for Business OnlinePlan 1 is $5.00 Cost: Business Class $9.99 Disclaimer: I am not paid nor am I a representative of the companies mentioned below.

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Back to Basics – What is eLearning?

Rob Hubbard

This type of synchronous learning also allows the session to be tailored to the audience as their reactions to the material can be gauged within the session. The massive popularity of social networking and sharing sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Yammer, Pintrest, Flickr… the list goes on and on, is testament to the fact that we humans love to use the web to interact with other people. by Tess Robinson, Director, LearningAge Solutions. ‘I

How Social Networks Can Harness the Power of Weak Ties | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

The power of tools like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Yammer, are pretty astounding. View all posts by Jon → ← Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves → Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

I am quite amazed at the number of vendors who really have zero idea on what the terminology of online/offline synchronization. Synchronization has now been completed. Here is a list of LMS vendors who offer online/offline synchronization via a mobile device, although there are a few who offer this but only via a laptop/desktop). Avatars, Image characters, backgrounds that are business or work oriented. Yammer. I love the end of the year.

Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning.

Dashe & Thomson

IOL is facilitated through the use of tools like Yammer that connect coworkers across the globe. → Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

As the Senior Partner of Bob Little Press & PR , you have been providing business-to-business public relations (PR) services to many organizations in the ‘learning’ and ‘learning technologies’ industry for years. Some run their businesses as lifestyle businesses, while others aim to grow the business to the point where it can be acquired by others. After 25 years in the business, I’m still learning things about PR.

#25 to #11 LMSs of 2012

eLearning 24-7

New features include m-learning on the iPad with native app (no on/off synch), integrates with Yammer, themes, custom URL, assessment tool, the authoring tool is the key component, help and feedback tab. The system was created specifically for business, which in of itself makes it unique. While its user interface good definitely need an upgrade, for people who want a true synchronous based platform (i.e.

TechKnowledge 2012 – Post Assessment

eLearning 24-7

Zero web conferencing vendors – I guess business is booming for you – the economy clearly is not playing a factor. The reason I say education/academia more so – is that it is geared towards synchronous based learning, which is used more than 95% in education/academia space. Yammer. You can add various APIs to it, and it has some Yammer add-ons from other vendors, but why go through the hassle, when some LMS vendors take it to the next level.

The Digital(K): Friend or Foe?

Learning Wire

So why shouldn’t business take advantage as well? Unfortunately, as NYU Stern faculty member Anna-Laure Fayard astutely points out, most businesses today are not taking advantage of the technology as they ought to; that is, without understanding its human dimension. Often, direct interaction requires more work, and should be saved for instances where synchronous interaction is necessary. Often, we are faced with questions such as: Should I write an email or use Yammer?

Guarding Against Primitive eLearning Programs

Vignettes Learning

In the NPA interview, Carr said: “Our need to be reactive, busy, and constantlyalert and always playing with gadgets has something to do with the part of us that is primitive. Our dream is to make scientific knowledge of the universe at the fingertips of teachers, students, businesses and industry. You may use an LMS with social media modules, Share Point , PBWorks Wiki , Yammer or Facebook -like tools. [Please share your comments below.] Please share with your friends.]

Growth Accelerates CellCast Solution Innovations

mLearning Trends

Authors use "write once/publish to many" methods and tools to create content for delivery via text messaging, voice, mobile web or native app, and can leverage support for every major mobile device used in business. Twitter, Yammer, Jive, RSS feeds). Our updated CellCast Solution platform now scales to meet these ever-increasing demands using the industry's most efficient methods for content compression, distribution and synchronization. You can see we've been busy.

The Virtual Reality

CLO Magazine

In an interview with Knowledge@Wharton, an online business journal for the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, General Electric Co.’s Successful online collaborative learning must structure opportunities for synchronous and asynchronous interaction among learners and actively facilitate those interactions to reinforce healthy and productive collaboration. Start with the learning experience rather than collaborative software tools such as Jive or Yammer.

Guarding Against Primitive eLearning Programs

Vignettes Learning

In the NPA interview, Carr said: “Our need to be reactive, busy, and constantlyalert and always playing with gadgets has something to do with the part of us that is primitive. Our dream is to make scientific knowledge of the universe at the fingertips of teachers, students, businesses and industry. You may use an LMS with social media modules, Share Point , PBWorks Wiki , Yammer or Facebook -like tools. [Please share your comments below.] Please share with your friends.]

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

As I stated in the previous post assessing my 2010 predictions, the size and complexity of mobile learning projects/programs will continue to expand across all geographical and line-of-business boundaries. As such, most business-centric social interactions must to seamlessly integrated into the enterprise learning environment and at every mobile access point too. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A Learning Portal is Not an LMS - Getting Down to Business , May 18, 2010 I have been in several discussions recently with clients, partners, and many in the training industry, and I have been hearing a common theme emerge: “I need a learning portal, not an LMS&#. The Simple Value of Twitter/Yammer in Business - Engaged Learning , May 25, 2010 Remember a time you were at a gathering – a child’s soccer game, a party, a dinner with friends, your neighborhood watch meeting.

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Even in organisations where L&D priorities are closely aligned with business priorities there’s plenty of head-room for improvement. Key Steps to Preparing Great Synchronous Interactions - Experiencing eLearning , April 1, 2010 These are my live blogged notes from Karen Hyder’s webinar, Key Steps to Preparing Great Synchronous Interactions from the Training Magazine Network. Confused enough to wonder if there is any point turning my business towards this genre.

What Tools Should We Learn?

NuggetHead

It is not quite a computer science degree, a technology degree nor a business management degree. It was an extended (10 semesters) degree that dealt with how to manage information through technology in business. Today’s businesses cannot survive on traditional business practices anymore and must integrate (and stay abreast) with technology. How that plays into your business model or your companies learning strategy depends on you.