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?

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1

E-Learning Provocateur

The book is entitled E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1 and my intent is to provoke deeper thinking across a range of themes in the modern workplace, including: • social media. • cloud computing. • corporate social responsibility. Well I have finally bitten the bullet and published a selection of my blog musings in paperback form.

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E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1

E-Learning Provocateur

The book is entitled E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1 and my intent is to provoke deeper thinking across a range of themes in the modern workplace, including: • social media. • cloud computing. • corporate social responsibility. Well I have finally bitten the bullet and published a selection of my blog musings in paperback form.

Infographic: Private Cloud Computing by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

edCetra Training has released an infographic summarizing the state of private cloud computing today, its benefits, and its future directions. In addition, on September 7, edCetra is launching a TweetChat (#clouduc8), a monthly discussion about learning in the cloud. Development Strategies Future Trends Mobile Learning Social Media

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Fosway Group (2017), ’Fosway 9 – Grid Authoring Systems’ Share Stories with Screen Recording1 1 11Index: Table of contents gomolearning.com @gomolearning User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing2 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. solely on a computer is nearer 10 percent7.

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. Sahana Chattopadhyay is an L&D Consultant, OD Specialist, Blended Learning Architect, Social Learning Evangelist, and Blogger.

Feds on the Cloud

eLearning Cyclops

Federal agencies are utilizing cloud computing and now have an app store, Apps.gov , which provides federal agencies and their staff with cloud computing applications. This includes business apps, productivity apps, social media apps, and cloud IT services. Here is the video Apps.gov provides as an introduction to cloud computing. How will cloud computing affect education? Cloud Social Media Google Cloud Computing

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For Those of Us Who Didn't Get a Google Wave Invite

eLearning Cyclops

video Social Media Google Cloud ComputingIf you did not get a Wave invite, but would like to get a peek at it, here are few videos from those that did get invites. And here is the Google Wave team on launch day. FYI: If anyone out there still has a Wave invite, I am still interested in receiving one. Thanks!

My New Social Bookmarking Tool

eLearning Cyclops

I have been a big fan of social bookmarking and my preferred tool for social bookmarking has been Delicious. Here are some of the tags I share the most, which are now available in Diigo: Free_e-Learning Cloud Development_tools Games Captivate SCORM I also added a Diigo widget to this bog. Cloud Social Media Misc. Cloud Computing

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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. Sahana Chattopadhyay is an L&D Consultant, OD Specialist, Blended Learning Architect, Social Learning Evangelist, and Blogger.

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Economic Times - Impact on Distance Learning

eLearning Cyclops

Distance learning and a few related fields are noted as being areas where there are jobs Here are quotes from the article that pertain to distance learning, social media, cloud computing, and mobile technology. Cloud computing - technology services that can be accessed over the Internet - is another area of increasing activity. "I Distance Learning Cloud Social Media e-Learning e-Learning Jobs Cloud Computing

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?"

Make a Quiz on the Cloud (ProProfs Quiz Maker)

eLearning Cyclops

There is a new addition to the Free Cloud Apps page , it's ProProfs Quiz Maker. Quiz Maker is a quick and easy way to build a quiz that is hosted on the cloud. However, it is very easy to post a link to your quizzes (like above) or share via social media. It is on the Cloud, so users have access anywhere, whether taking a quiz or building one. Assessment Tools Cloud e-Learning Cloud Computing

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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

Using Open Badges to Recognize and Verify Learning

dVinci Interactive

Open Badges make sense because they take advantage of the dominant trends in the IT industry, including cloud computing, social media and big data. The combination of metadata, verification and social media makes Open Badges even more powerful. David Leaser, Senior Program Manager, Innovation and Growth Initiatives, IBM. In the information technology industry, micro-credentialing is helping employers and professionals keep pace with rapid change.

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5 Rapidly Growing ELearning Sectors

LearnDash

Social learning. Learning management systems are also evolving, many of which are moving to cloud based offerings as cloud computing becomes more popular (expected 44% annual growth over the next five years). Gamification helps to make learning more social, which is another area of growth in recent years. Many industries use social media to help their workforce connect and learn. The outlook for the elearning industry is a positive one.

A hard act to Swallow

Learning with 'e's

Swallow was born in Mexico, took up residence in the USA, and rapidly rose to prominence as a respected and influential guru in the world of social media. His recent nuggets have included: ''The first cloud computer was us'' and ''to write is to live endlessly''. This fascinating social online experiment has revealed how easy it is to fake an identity, or in this case, simply create a new one from nothing but a germ of an idea.

eLearning: The Origins of a Training Methodology

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Back then, eLearning (or E-Learning, pick your style) was known as CBT (Computer Based Training). That program was ahead of its time, allowing you to capture your mouse actions, add captions and audio, and then publish into a video format that could be viewed on most computers. Sure computers were around in the 80s. Those early computers struggled to do just about anything beyond word processing.

Year in Review: 5 eLearning Reports to Read before 2016

Docebo

The evolution of cloud computing, mobile devices and social media changed the learning and development market in ways that no one could have predicted, ” Leh writes, and points out that EE learning is facilitated by an LMS to keep track of your users, your content and the relationship between the two. Integrating the HR Landscape on the Cloud. Best-in-class” organizations are 5 times more likely than others to use a social LMS.

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The Rise of the Digitals

Your Training Edge

Digitals are people using services like cloud computing to run their businesses and lives. As internet technology is improving and developing, so are internet tools like social media and internet marketing. Social media sites are a rich source of Digitals ; this is where you can easily find them. Every week there is a marked increase in the population of social media and business websites.

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. future_of_work L&D social learning Workplace Learning I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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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.

8 Ways You Can Develop And Prosper In Your Chosen Profession

Your Training Edge

It’s crucial to disconnect with work-related activities and indulge in things you enjoy like reading, socializing or playing a sport. The organization that you work for may integrate new technology like the artificial intelligence, internet of things, or cloud computing into their operations. He also has an active blogger and holds expertise in content and social media marketing.

Popular ID Principles For Mobile Learning: 5 Trends That Spell Success

G-Cube

Also keeping the limited memory capabilities of mobile devices, it is a good idea to use cloud-computing file storage and sharing sites for access to reading resources or assignments. Community support for learning should be facilitated through the development of groups and support from mobile-enabled social tools. With the advancement of mobile technology and hardware in the last decade, mobility of learning has also become increasingly popular.

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What Makes Salesforce An Amazing Cloud King?

Adobe Captivate

Cloud computing is a general term used for the conveyance of facilitated benefits over the web. Cloud computing empowers organizations to make use of a computing resource, for example, a virtual machine (VM), stockpiling or an application, as a utility – simply like electricity – as opposed to building and keep up processing foundations and infrastructures in-house. Let us see How Salesforce has been a Cloud King? Salesforce Sales Cloud.

SMAC and the Shift in Learning Paradigm

Origin Learning

Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud (SMAC) are the four pillars which are driving business innovation worldwide. Here’s how: Social Applications and Media allow businesses to reach their customers anywhere anytime, as most of these customers now use Mobile technologies to interact, communicate, search and buy products and services. Today’s generation, the Millenials; is a social generation. CLOUD.

FOTE at Imperial College

Moodle Journal

The agenda was really good inckluding presentations fro the commercial and education sectors that covered and broad range issues like Cloud Computing, Social Media in education, Shared Services, Internet Video, 21st century skills & learners. I went along to the FOTE event yesterday. FOTE is a one-day conference aimed at looking into the technologies, trends and core drivers that will impact the academic sector over the next 18 months to 3 years.

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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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.

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.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

E-Learning and all forms within are normally taken via your desktop computer and either hitting your company’s server with your browser or going to a hosted LMS vendor’s solution. Take a sprinkle of m-learning, add e-learning, which yes, you can state that m-learning is a sub component of e-learning, add a touch of social learning, spin in some desktop if you want to sit at your desk – home or work and whalla – the battle is here. The Revolution.

How Associations Bridge the Skills Gap With Digital Badges

Talented Learning

Before the rise of social media and cloud computing, associations competed to attract new members — but only in a subtle “non-profit” sort of way. Recipients can display these badges on social media, websites, email signatures and in online resumes. Existing Technology: Between LMSs, AMSs and social media, many associations have a robust technology ecosystem in place to support rapidly changing skills-based training and digital badges.

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.

10 Key Points I Got From The Learning Technologies Event in London (part 1)

TalentLMS

Most of us already use two or three different devices every day to check our e-mails or manage our social media accounts. Cloud computing is already available to allow continuity across multiple devices, so CTOs, L&D professionals and designers should take this into consideration. Learning Technologies is Europe’s leading Learning and Development exhibition and conference, taking place in London around this time every year.

Paradiso LMS Review by GetApp

Paradiso

With hundreds of web apps, SaaS, and cloud computing business software doing the rounds, it is difficult to pick the right one for your company? Media. Based on the number of Facebook Fans and Twitter followers, GetApp ranks an app for the ‘media’ parameters. Social presence plays a big role in influencing buyer’s decision nowadays. It’s the social media that eventually helps a business grow like wildflowers. It’s Paradiso LMS again…!

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?

eLearning Cyclops: Cool Tools to Liven Up The Classroom

eLearning Cyclops

Cloud Apps. The article inspired me to look at what is on my Cloud Apps page that may also be helpful to the classroom trainer. Screen-o-Matic Screenr Social Bookmarking - Make sure they have all your online resources by giving them one link to all your bookmarks. Social Media - Get a back channel going in the classroom and keep it posted on the screen. Plus, what a great way to continue supporting learners by interacting via social media after the class ends.

#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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Online Examination System- A Choice or a Requisite?

ProProfs

Given the pace at which cloud computing has pervaded multiple industries, it was unlikely that the education sector would remain untouched for long. Various factors such as ease of use, on-the-go access to resources, exposure to social media platforms and availability of test maker software for teachers with credible outcomes are giving a major boost to online education. Rapid advances in technology have transformed the education industry over the past few years.

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.