Social Media Learning: how to integrate intellectual, working and human capital…

Origin Learning

In the context of learning, it’s apt to mention that the world is moving from exclusivity to inclusivity and it would do better to know and understand the new language in the making – social media learning or social learning (as per the ongoing debate by experts). Instead of a cold (read formal, structured) atmosphere, if the learners’ environment is warm (read friendly, social, and informal), then finding, connecting, and engaging gets easy, doesn’t it?

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

Cloud computing , while it has been around for a long time, is showing huge impact today. “In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. The nature of organizations with their hierarchical structure is already giving way to more networked and democratic workplaces.

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How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

How to do video marketing on social media for course creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Animoto is a simple way to produce great looking videos that will stand out on social media. Targeting is one of the most powerful aspects of social media marketing. When creating videos for social media, it is important to engage viewers quickly.

THE CHANGING FACE OF WORK AND WORKPLACE LEARNING

Learnnovators

Cloud computing , while it has been around for a long time, is showing huge impact today. “In In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. The nature of organizations with their hierarchical structure is already giving way to more networked and democratic workplaces.

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Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

Tagged either under Development Tools or Cloud. When it comes to free cloud apps, I also share them on my blog's Free Cloud Apps page. It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud ComputingApril's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?"

What is a virtual classroom?

WizIQ

In just the last generation, networked computers, data analysis, internet, social media, cloud computing and other emerging technologies have transformed the fields of education and training. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links. Online Training Teaching Online Virtual Classroom virtual classroom software

8 Ways You Can Develop And Prosper In Your Chosen Profession

Your Training Edge

Emphasize on networking. It’s always good to build your network and add new professional connections. This is significant because you will notice that often some of the best opportunities come from effective networking. If you think you have lost touch with some people from your professional network, now is the time to reconnect with them. He also has an active blogger and holds expertise in content and social media marketing.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

Cloud computing , while it has been around for a long time, is showing huge impact today. " In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. The nature of organizations with their hierarchical structure is already giving way to more networked and democratic workplaces.

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What is Big Data?

mysimpleshow

Social media platforms alone are creating vast quantities of digital material. Now, cloud computing provides an alternative approach to Big Data analysis, as Big Data systems can now be hosted in the cloud. Cloud-based Big Data is also easily accessible as data does not have to be downloaded. Social media stores vast amounts of data as users post, share, chat and make comments. Big Data is about large amounts of digital information.

The Evolution of the “Common eLearning Man”

eLearning Brothers

With the development of personal home computers on the rise, it made it easier to learn about subjects and develop skills online. Personal home computers. Social networks and open source content were introduced and wildly accepted. Social media networks. Cloud computing. Gesture-based computing. Notable advancements: - The Cloud. Tablet computing. Social online learning.

mLearning: The Latest Trends and Why You Should Care

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Some of these trends include: the explosion of mobile device adoption, growth of location-based services and location-aware networks, surge in social media adoption and participation, growth in cloud computing and the continuation of travel-reluctant companies that are embracing eLearning, mLearning and online training more and more as a way to save on training costs. More People Interacting on Social Media Sites.

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#ICELW Opening Keynote with Steve Wheeler @timbuckteeth "The Future is Mobile…Social…Personal"

Learning Visions

Opening keynote with Steve Wheeler @timbuckteeth, The Future is Mobile…Social…Personal Plymouth University UK “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” ~ Arthur C. In 1989, we thought the future was multi-media. Age and generations—these are NOT the issue—it’s context (he shows a picture of a kid reading a newspaper next to his grandfather on his computer). We have to be so careful of how we project our identity through social media.

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2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

Cloud Computing. Cloud computing refers to delivering capabilities as an online service accessed from a web browser. The number of applications and services that rely on cloud computing seem to be growing exponentially, impacting both the development and delivery of online learning. Steaming media services, like Amazon S3, make it easy to store and deliver large media files. Social Media.

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Harnessing the Power of Data for Disaster Relief

General Assembly

Leveraging Social Media to Map Disasters The NLT engagements feature student work that uses social media to identify “hot spots” for disaster relief. While responders employ satellite and aerial imagery, ground surveys, and other hazard data to assess and identify affected areas, communities on the ground often turn to social media platforms to broadcast distress calls and share status updates.

Transform corporate learning through e-Learning tools

Stratbeans

Reach learners everywhere – No computers where your organization’s learners are? Media Rich -The most effective e-learning captures a learner’s interest and attention, engaging them in a real way so that they actually digest the material. E-Learning is replete with rich media content like images, animation, video/audio and graphic motion, creating a multi-modal, immersive, and effective learning experience. But wait did you hear Cloud Computing?

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

Learning Modes (Informal Learning/Social Learning). Cloud Computing. Social Learning/Informal Learning. Workplace Learning and Social Learning started being accepted in 2013 as the main modes of organizational learning. Incorporation of social media into core training strategy. More authoring tools, LMSs, and learning platforms embracing collaboration workflows to encourage social learning around formal learning courses.

Learning Technologies 2010 – Recap

www.upsidelearning.com

Learning is fast turning Social, Informal, & Mobile. Jane ( @c4lpt ) has really been on the forefront of everything related to Social Learning. She has written many articles on the subject and collated so much information on her site – it’s virtually the bible of Social Learning. Her presentation focused on 5 different ways in which Social Media is being used for learning: - Formal Structured. The fact is Social Learning is coming at us like a revolution.

Mobile Learning: e-learningnext

ID Reflections

Clark Quinn, a thought leader in technology-mediated learning, said in 2000: mLearning is the intersection of mobile computing and elearning: accessible resources wherever you are, strong search capabilities, rich interaction, powerful support for effective learning, and performance-based assessment. Growth of location-based services and location-aware networks 3. Surge in social media adoption and participation 4. Growth in cloud computing 5.

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7 Job Skills Tech Employers Are Hiring for Now

Mindflash

Here are some of the most in-demand tech skills — and some details about the training required to attain them — that top the list: Social Media Marketing/Search Engine Optimization. Profitable businesses know that, in 2010, communicating with their customers via social media is key. Cloud Computing Skills. More and more businesses are hosting their software in “internet clouds.&#

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The Role of Technology in the Workplace

Kitaboo

Dependency: Depending heavily on computer systems can become a problem if there is a technical glitch. And finally, if technology or computer systems are at the core of your business, it becomes nearly impossible for employees to get anything done outside of the office. The growing use of social networks can affect the productivity and efficiency of employees at work. For the Gen Y employees, mobiles and tablets are the preferred devices for media consumption.

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Associations: Should You Move to a New LMS for Continuing Education?

Talented Learning

We see these member-based organizations creating comprehensive professional development ecosystems by connecting AMS, CRM and LMS platforms, content authoring/LCMS, SSO, ecommerce, fulfillment, proctoring, social media and email marketing to analytics applications to create CE selling machines. 1) Cloud DNA. Association LMSs are all built in the cloud, eliminating the need for heavy direct IT commitment, involvement and expense. 8) Social Strength.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

As fiercely independent learning technology analysts, we think a trend isn’t just a fleeting idea that comes and goes like fashion, or a social media hashtag. Decades of expensive LMS solutions gave way to a pricing revolution over the last 10 years, as cloud computing paved the way for low-cost LMS competitors that drove the overall price point down. Recipients can display these badges on social media, websites, email signatures and online resumes.

TOP 9 E-LEARNING PREDICTIONS FOR 2014

Learnnovators

Learning Modes (Informal Learning/Social Learning). Cloud Computing. Social Learning/Informal Learning. Workplace Learning and Social Learning started being accepted in 2013 as the main modes of organizational learning. Incorporation of social media into core training strategy. More authoring tools, LMSs, and learning platforms embracing collaboration workflows to encourage social learning around formal learning courses.

Predictions are what likely will happen…not what *should* happen

Janet Clarey

The social/collaborative solution is still a line item on a planning sheet. More draconian policies and procedure limiting use of social media. More switching to cloud computing. On the horizon: alternate reality games and other social gaming. Let’s see how I did last year… We will see more “platform as a service&# (PaaS) solutions with further computing enhancements to support the “micro&# movement.

AI and Learning Systems: Is This Combo as Great and Powerful as it Seems?

Talented Learning

That means AI will be everywhere, thanks to enabling technologies like cloud computing, the open source software movement, AI Platforms-as-a-Service, conversational AI, virtual assistants and more. For example, recommendations at Netflix are based not only on analysis of a user’s onsite searches, actions and content ratings, but also social media behaviors, third-party metadata and more. Why is artificial intelligence (AI) generating such frenzied buzz lately?

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more). Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. Networked Learning Design - Occasional rants - Why serious games work - an over-simplified view - Networked Learning Design , February 18, 2010.

The Role of Technology in the Workplace

Kitaboo

Dependency: Depending heavily on computer systems can become a problem if there is a technical glitch. And finally, if technology or computer systems are at the core of your business, it becomes nearly impossible for employees to get anything done outside of the office. The growing use of social networks can affect the productivity and efficiency of employees at work. For the Gen Y employees, mobiles and tablets are the preferred devices for media consumption.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Learning technologies are becoming social, collaborative, and virtual. Device Diversity is the “New Normal” Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning Pad/Tablet Use Explodes Authoring Tools Will Evolve Private Social Networks Win Over Public Market Consolidations Will Occur Here Come the Experts! Cramster provides interactive and social support to help students answer textbook questions. Badgeville allows you to add a social game layer onto your content.

All Generations Learn in the Cloud

CLO Magazine

As tools such as Google and YouTube gain popularity, repeated reference is made to software that’s available “in the cloud.” Many speculate that there might be generational differences in how software in the cloud is used for learning purposes. Generation Y, in particular, has grown up using computers and various software, which means they may be accustomed to adopting and utilizing them for learning and development.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] November 28-December 1, 2011 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Multimedia Conference, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA. link] November 28-December 2, 2011 International Conference on Computers in Education ,19 th , organized by the Asia Pacific Society for Computers in Education, Chiang Mai, Thailand. link] November 29-December 1, 2011 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science , 3 rd , Athens, Greece. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-5, 2012 International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia (MoMM), 10th, Bali, Indonesia. link] December 3-6, 2012 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science , 4 th , Taipei, Taiwan. link] December 3-7, 2012 Computer Security Applications Conference , 28 th , annual, Orlando, Florida, USA. Clayton R.

Most popular posts about Working Smarter for July 2012

Jay Cross

This transformation keeps gathering speed, as we transition from the connected economy of PCs, browsers and web servers to our increasingly hyperconnected economy of smart mobile devices, cloud computing and broadband wireless networks. In my recent webinar presentation for the LSG online conference, Using a collaboration platform for brilliant learning , rather than giving a PowerPoint presentation, I took the participants on a web tour of the Social Learning Centre.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Today I was on a panel about social learning. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. Introduction to Social Networking - Learning and Working on the Web , June 21, 2010 As our Work Literacy Ning site (2008) is in danger of getting bumped off the Net due to Ning’s new pricing policy , I will post some of the key articles here so we don’t lose them. Introduction to Social Networking.

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Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

Unlike the approaches of earlier decades, where primary focus was on computing power, today’s scientists use the discoveries on how the brain works in their design of the "thinking machines." Social Media and Learning In " Informal Learning ", Jay Cross relates that 90% of knowledge and skills are acquired by learners informally. Furthermore, Jane Bozarth ( Social Media for Trainers ) shows us how to use social media to optimize informal learning opportunities.

How to Select Online Manufacturing Training That’s Right for Your Company

Convergence Training

You can get an LMS installed on your own network server or use one that’s on the cloud. The cloud computing option for an LMS is becoming increasingly popular and has several key advantages. Read more about that in our Benefits of a Cloud-Based LMS article.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

link] January3-6, 2012 International Conference on DistributedComputing and Networking (ICDCN), 13 th , Hong Kong PolytechnicUniversity, Hong Kong, China. link] January15-18, 2012 PacificTelecommunications Council (PC’12):Harnessing Disruption – Global, Mobile, Social, Local, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. link] January18, 2012 Using Social Media toCommunicate , Birmingham, The United Kingdom. link] or www.iteea.org March15-17, 2012 Computer Using Educators (CUE) Inc.:

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Traditional "e"-learning vendors will all jump into the "m"-learning and social networking spaces with "first generation" offerings they believe will address the mobile requirements of their customers and prospects; these early efforts will prove largely ineffective as evidenced by their many iterative and incremental updates, retries and course corrections. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

December 2010 November 30-December 3, 2010 International Workshop on Cloud Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (CPSRT), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA. link] December 5-8, 2010 Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education Conference (ASCILITE) : Curriculum, Technology and Transformation for an Unknown Future, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia. link] February 21-25, 2011 Asia-Pacific Advanced Network Meeting, 31 st , Hong Kong, China.

Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Video Recording

TechSmith Camtasia

Here are some tips on the different options available for getting your video off your mobile device and onto your computer: The simplest option is plugging your phone into you computer with your USB charger. Or if you have an android device, take out your memory card and use a card reader that is hooked up to your computer. The next solution is wireless or “cloud” sharing options. But what is the cloud exactly? No cloud storage involved.