Moving from distance learning to learning distanced: Building human capabilities in times of disruption and social distancing

CLO Magazine

The critical need for social distancing forced organizations to adopt newer technologies and use old modalities in new ways. With classroom delivery not being an available option, many organizations scrambled to provide learning to either partially remote or entirely remote workforces.

Meet the CLO Advisory Board: Erv Lessel

CLO Magazine

Chief Learning Officer recently sat down with Erv Lessel, managing director for Deloitte Consulting LLP. Chief Learning Officer: Where is your hometown? CLO: How did you first become interested in learning and development?

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Five Tips for Effective Distance Learning

CLO Magazine

Distance learning programs are being adopted by a growing number of businesses. For many businesses, this means a greater investment in on-demand learning programs. There are several benefits to so-called distance learning. With on-demand learning, companies can save big money on travel costs for in-person training, as well as on the software needed to conduct live training sessions over the Web.

The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

It’s how the teacher uses that content to support learning that will make the difference. While MOOCs typically comprise video clips and perhaps a quiz, they will inevitably include more instructional devices to assist distance learning (and remain competitive). Deloitte’s global CLO, Nick van Dam, told me that American firms are using MOOCs to upskill accountants based in India on US accounting practices. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

It’s how the teacher uses that content to support learning that will make the difference. While MOOCs typically comprise video clips and perhaps a quiz, they will inevitably include more instructional devices to assist distance learning (and remain competitive). Deloitte’s global CLO, Nick van Dam, told me that American firms are using MOOCs to upskill accountants based in India on US accounting practices. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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6 ways executive education will never be the same

CLO Magazine

In a world where in-person strategy sessions, weekend retreats and immersive seminars have long been the status quo, alternatives for distance learning suddenly became necessary overnight. Distanced education means more options. In the meantime, stay safe and keep learning.

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Sheila Jagannathan: Teaching the World

CLO Magazine

He inspired me to follow a path of lifelong learning,” Jagannathan said. Later while at Boston University, she was further inspired by the work being done on computer-based learning and artificial intelligence for education. That led her to change her coursework to education technology with a focus on intelligence systems that provide an adaptive learning environment. as an e-learning specialist.

Digital Degrees and Flexibility

CLO Magazine

The nature of leadership skills is changing so quickly that a lot of organizations no longer believe traditional education can stay the pace,” said Michael Griffiths, lead for Deloitte’s Learning Consulting Practice in New York. But with so many options, they are now viewed as just one of many learning steps a leader might choose to take. There is a lot of unease about leadership and learning,” Griffiths said. Networking and Distance Learning.

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An Investment in MOOCs Pays Off in Talent

CLO Magazine

Baker said Georgia Tech has been offering distance learning for 40 years, beginning with courses transmitted by satellite. Communications and technology are changing so rapidly new skills are paramount for success and competitive advantage, according to AT&T CLO John Palmer. Homepage Top Story - Right Column Learning Delivery Georgia Tech MOOCs

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The Business Impact Award

CLO Magazine

The Business Impact Award is for learning executives who have implemented a significant measurement or evaluation program that has demonstrated exceptional business impact from their workforce development programs. Chris Bower, Global Director, GM Center of Learning. The final design included three major components: hands-on driving experiences, interactive learning labs and the Possibilities Pavilion. Brenda Sugrue, Global Chief Learning Officer, EY.

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IMD Business School Launches Two New Programs in Business Leadership

CLO Magazine

The program includes pre-program, inter-module and post-program distance learning. Both programs aim to provide an intensive opportunity to develop an essential set of cross-functional skills and capabilities required to be successful in business leadership. Lausanne, Switzerland — Oct.

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Rollins Inc.: Learning From a Distance

CLO Magazine

needed to migrate its satellite network and deploy an interactive distance-learning platform capable of reaching new international locations and 10,000 employees around the globe. needed to migrate its satellite network and deploy an interactive distance-learning platform capable of reaching new international locations and 10,000 employees around the globe. Employees learning and working only from their desks is no longer a reality or desired outcome.

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Your Brain on Learning

CLO Magazine

When the brain learns, it acquires information through a person’s various senses, and this information travels along the synapses to the short-term memory. Corporate learning and development is only in the early days of understanding the science behind learning, said Britt Andreatta, a learning and leadership development consultant and speaker, and an author for LinkedIn Learning courses. There’s no getting around the brain’s impact on learning, she said. “It

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Learning & Development Conferences for 2020

Limestone Learning

Drop us a line and tell us where you’re going and what you learn! So, without further ado, here’s a roundup of upcoming learning & development conferences for 2020 featuring events in the US, Canada, the UK and Ireland! Learning meets innovation.

What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

Apps, videos and more sophisticated blended learning and collaboration schemes are just a few of the learning trends to watch and implement in the next year. Several trends will drive performance and development in 2013, and learning leaders will need to strategize for mobility. With mobility, learning and work are not conducted in isolation. ” Other organizations may look to QR codes to enable geo-specific learning. There are also social learning games.

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Beyond the Classroom

CLO Magazine

In the 21st century, nothing and everything has changed about the classroom learning experience. Look around at the explosion of digital, mobile, cloud and AI technologies and it’s easy to think we have entered a completely new era of learning. Is virtual learning different from face-to-face learning? Can digital learning at scale accomplish the same depth of learning that a classroom can provide? The Evolving Practice of Digital Learning.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2019

Limestone Learning

Drop us a line and tell us where you’re going and what you learn! February 6–8, 2019 ATD TechKnowledge Conference , West Palm Beach, Florida Augmented and virtual reality, artificial intelligence, microlearning and adaptive learning are no longer buzz words—they’re here to stay. It’s time to embrace the new learning landscape. The conference provides a unique and exciting environment for those involved in workplace learning.

The Value of a Virtual Academy

CLO Magazine

When Microsoft needed a more efficient way to deliver education to its global finance function, it tore down the classroom walls and created a flexible, Web-based learning model. Prior to 2008, when it came to employee development, Microsoft held a subsection of course offerings in person twice a year in a centralized location in Europe, the Middle East and Africa and one in Asia-Pacific called Learning Weeks. What they learn can be immediately applied to their work.

Development Drives Innovation and Revenue

CLO Magazine

SNAPSHOT: For the past seven years commercial refrigeration provider Hillphoenix’s Learning Center has provided training to more than 10,000 industry professionals, ranging from service contractors and engineers to store development and procurement personnel. The Learning Center helps answer those questions.” The goal was to create a world-class learning center from the ground up. The Learning Center consistently earns an average feedback score in the 96.8

Eight Ways Learning Impacts Succession Planning

CLO Magazine

Learning leaders are integral to the succession management process because so much of it depends on developing and preparing high potentials for future responsibilities. The Learning-Talent Connection “The partnership between learning leaders and those orchestrating succession planning is a critical element of success at General Mills,” said Kevin D. Further, their insights into talent group development needs can help shape better learning interventions.

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Selecting the Best From the Rest

CLO Magazine

To ensure employees have the learning they need to be successful, choosing the right learning delivery method is essential. There are many ways to deliver learning. When the goal is top performance, what method learning leaders choose to deliver that learning can be as important as the content. Executive education programs also are being influenced by the available range of learning modalities. Learning Investments 1. Choose a learning modality.

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Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

The new year is nigh—a great time to assess our learning and see where we can make progress. At Limestone Learning we believe that keeping up with the latest training developments is the best way to do our job—helping our clients educate their employees. They provide the opportunity to meet industry experts in person and learn firsthand about the latest research and trends. Collaborate, learn, benchmark, innovate and explore.

Competency Models, Mindhacks, Training, Experiential Learning, Twitter, SharePoint, and Order

Big Dog, Little Dog

Using Competency Models to Target Training Needs: Lessons Learned - ASTD. Training in the 21st Century: Everything Old Is New Again - Chief Learning Officer. In many ways, the ability to link learning interventions to a company's strategic objectives represents the epitome of training's aspirations. If a CLO can point to the metrics that show training's impacts on those objectives, so much the better - for both his budget and people.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Learning apps. Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Situated learning (learning within context in a community of practice) grows thanks to augmented mobile reality. Learning Analytics 6. Of course, you can’t look at learning in 2011 without mentioning mobile learning.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. 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. The discussion forms part of the agenda for the World of Learning Conference, an event that I have enjoyed participating in for something like ten years now.

Top 25 Posts and 4 Hot Topics in January - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. See First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning for the first Best of Post for the year. The Secret to Podcasting Like a Pro - Learning Putty , January 25, 2010 The word “podcasting” strikes a certain fear and awe into the hearts of many trainers. When I say that, keep in mind that 90% of what workplace learning is all about will be basically unchanged this year. Mobile Learning (29). Learning Technologies (31).

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010 Premise : Learning communities or networks thrive because its members possess certain skills and capabilities. The road ahead : I am presently developing detailed role descriptions, community guidelines, role assessment tools, and the identification of appropriate learning products and offerings. Can You Learn from a Recording? How useful is strategic planning for e-learning?

Rethinking conferences

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

I’ve learned a whale of a lot from these events over the last twenty years. Through their presentations at conferences, Allison Rossett, Elliott Masie, Gloria Gery, and scores of other awesome teachers have shaped the thinking of the greater learning and development community of practice. Come to learn, come to share: everyone walks away knowing a little bit more. Response 17 The chance to learn something to improve practice.