Collaboration VS. Interaction: What’s the Difference?
APRIL 4, 2017
One modern learning challenge we face though, is the type of engagement these tools generate: is it interaction or collaboration? Today we sort through the confusion and define collaboration and interaction, and clarify their relationship with virtual learning events.
Tech Tools That Help eLearning Designers Collaborate
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Thankfully, with today’s technology, there are many ways you can collaborate with clients and colleagues, regardless of your location or theirs. For help with collaboration on visuals, Red Pen offers an interface that allows anyone with access to point, click and provide feedback.
Learning in the Collaboration Age
Performance Learning Productivity
AUGUST 13, 2014
The Collaboration Age On a wider plane the Web has been the harbinger of the Collaboration Age. It has blown away many of the barriers to access and has reinforced the power and influence of collaboration and co-operation 1 over silo mentalities.
eLearning: Cloud Review and Collaboration with ReviewLink
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 8, 2015
by Stephanie Ivec One of the biggest hidden challenges when it comes to developing eLearning is getting feedback from your client, collaborating on course content with internal team members, or getting final project approval.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
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Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration
JULY 17, 2013
My friends over at Proton Media continue to do great things in the 3D space, just recently they announced the latest version of ProtoSphere, the first enterprise-ready 3D virtual collaboration environment optimized for touch-enabled devices like iPad, Microsoft Surface Pro, and even Perceptive Pixel.
Are you designing for cooperation or collaboration?
The eLearning Nomad
OCTOBER 23, 2014
What should be done collaboratively? It’s often the difference between cooperation and collaboration that requires the biggest mind shift. Because it involves other people, you might think that this is collaboration. This means that the main activities should be collaborative.
Enabling Virtual Learners By Design: Creating Collaboration
MAY 20, 2014
A key to enabling virtual learners is to design opportunities for learners to interact and collaborate. But how do you make virtual learning a collaborative experience? Design collaboration Virtual Learners
6 benefits of social & collaborative learning
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Learning from one another is what people have always done throughout human history, so ‘social and collaborative learning’ as a learning method is likely to be the oldest one in existence. The post 6 benefits of social & collaborative learning appeared first on Docebo.
Collaboration, Communication, and Cooperation
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
In thinking about the Coherent Organization , the original proposal from my colleague Harold Jarche was that were two key attitudes: collaboration and cooperation. And I find myself talking about collaboration and communication. So why do I talk about communication and collaboration?
7 Top Benefits Of Collaborative eLearning
JANUARY 10, 2017
The answer is through a collaborative eLearning approach. In this article, I’ll explore the top 7 benefits of collaborative eLearning. Collaborative eLearning: 7 Top Advantages To Consider. Collaborative eLearning involves group work.
Instructional Design Strategies for Collaborative Learning: 4 Approaches For Effective Collaboration
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
Collaboration in learning is a good way to invite ideas and brainstorm but does not always meet learning objectives set out by the training team. One way to increase effectiveness and productivity of collaborative learning is by engaging learners in well- defined scripts.
Social Learning is Voluntary; Collaboration Platforms are Enablers
OCTOBER 19, 2014
As an Instructional Designer and L&D Consultant, I am often asked questions like: 1.What social collaboration platform should we use? 2.How do we get people to collaborate ? My first reaction is to say: "You can''t make people share or get anyone to collaborate."
Collaborating when it matters
AUGUST 31, 2016
” Collaboration was critical. This is what decision-making looks like when it matters and it’s new: open collaboration. We need to learn when and how to collaborate. A dear friend and colleague just wrote about his recent (and urgent) chemo and surgery. I won’t bore you with the details (the odds are you don’t know him), but one thing stuck with me that I do want to share.
Community and Collaborative Learning
JUNE 26, 2011
Dave Meier , proponent of Collaborative Learning , says that technology can foster social isolation; and learning in isolation has serious limitations for most people. Technology works best, says Meier, when it helps create learning environments that are: Collaborative.
Preliminary Research Validates MindMeld SME Collaboration Model
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
In 2011, Penny Ralston-Berg and I published our book, MindMeld: Micro-Collaboration Between eLearning Designers and Instructor Experts. A few days ago, I was delighted to learn that my model for micro-collaboration has been applied and evaluated by researchers at Texas A&M University.
Scripting the Success of Collaborative Learning
AUGUST 19, 2014
Collaboration is a good way to invite ideas and brainstorm – so it is a great practice for the workplace. However, many L&D managers often worry that collaborative learning might not always meet learning objectives set out by the training team.
Top 5 collaboration tools
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
Creating effective elearning requires many different skills and collaboration between team members is crucial to success. Collaborating effectively should be part of every day at all organisations. Having the right files available when you need them makes for better collaboration.
Create a Collaborative Company Culture with an LMS
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
When an entire organization of individuals is united in their mission and undergirded by collaboration, nothing is impossible for them. Some companies have a culture that is richly collaborative. A collaborative atmosphere is a breeding ground for corporate growth and financial success.
CLO Roadmaps: Collaborative Learning
JUNE 28, 2016
The post CLO Roadmaps: Collaborative Learning appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media. Incorporate conversations about emerging and critical capabilities into every workforce planning conversation.
9 tips for successfully including peer collaboration in an online course
The eLearning Nomad
MARCH 30, 2016
Often when I ask new clients why they opt for a ‘blended’ program, they indicate the need for people to work together – implying that true collaboration can only happen face-to-face. Many of our clients run successful collaborative eWorkshops (mostly asynchronous, so no or few webinars ). In fact, there might be more collaboration in an online version compared to its face-to-face equivalent because we’re giving people more time to think and formulate their contributions.
Why Organizations Must Encourage Collaboration: Building a Case
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
Nor do they care much about collaboration. It is up to us--L&D professionals--to connect learning and collaboration to business goals like customer satisfaction, efficient troubleshooting, innovative design ideas, reduced production time, and such. Why should employees collaborate?
Motivate, collaborate and reward: using leaderboards in workplace learning
NOVEMBER 3, 2016
The purpose of leaderboards is about motivation, collaboration and encouragement, not a way for the best performers to show off yet again or the lowest scorers to feel embarrassed.
The Key to Adoption of Collaboration Tools: Process Integration
SEPTEMBER 15, 2011
Plenty has been written about why employees are slow to adopt enterprise collaboration tools. Most opinions on the matter, however, don’t provide satisfying conclusions about why collaboration tools are so slow to gain traction in large organizations.
Teasing apart cooperation and collaboration
AUGUST 4, 2015
There have been a couple of recent proposals about the relative role of cooperation and collaboration, and I’m trying to make sense of them. He has coordination as a subsidiary to cooperation and on to collaboration. And collaboration is when we’re working together with a goal but not clear how we’ll get there. He sees collaboration as working together to achieve a goal that’s for the organization, whereas cooperation goes beyond.
A story about 3D collaboration
JANUARY 13, 2012
Here is a little vignette describing how 3D collaborative environments can impact large organizations. Just as technology has advanced in almost every field, so has the technology surrounding learning and collaboration. Three-dimensional virtual immersive environments are the next logical evolution and extension of existing technologies—a convergence of 2D virtual classrooms, social media, Web 2.0 and three-dimensional graphics.
Collaborative Modelling in AR (and VR)
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
And one that I thought was intriguing was co-creating, in particular collaboratively creating models that were explanatory and predictive. And, we know that collaboration is more powerful than solo ideation. So, a real opportunity is to collaborate to create models. What I was thinking of, extending my thoughts about AR in general , that annotating the world is valuable, but how about collaboratively annotating the world? They might even collaborate on doing that.
Social Collaborative Tools – A Good Investment for Corporate Training
MARCH 19, 2015
As the world around us gets smaller, technological advancements make it possible for us to collaborate faster and with ease. Savings in Travel Cost: Investing in web collaboration tools gives the greatest benefit of savings in travel costs.
What It Means to Be Collaborative in Agile Learning Design
AUGUST 5, 2014
Here is a section on collaboration: COLLABORATIVE DESIGN. WHAT DOES COLLABORATION LOOK LIKE IN A DEVELOPMENT TEAM? Our agile team has worked hard to become more collaborative and ensure that everyone has a voice.
Training on the Edge: Trend 2 - Collaboration As A Competency
JUNE 19, 2014
Trend 2 - Collaboration as a Competency. The problem with online collaboration in particular is that we introduce a lot of ambiguity. collaboration Trends
Being clear on collaboration
AUGUST 2, 2016
Twice recently, I’ve been confronted with systems that claim to be collaboration platforms. And I think distributed collaboration is one of the most powerful options we have for accelerating our innovation. Now, true collaboration is powerful. By collaboration in this sense I mean working together to create a shared representation. So one supported ‘collaborative conversations’ Um, aren’t conversations inherently collaborative?
Getting Social: When Social Collaboration Makes Sense
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
Yes, I am a very social person, and I thrive on conversation and collaboration. So, when does social collaboration make sense? Let’s go back to those 5 moments of learner need , and explore where social collaborative learning would benefit our learners during each individual moment.
Is Too Much Collaboration a Bad Thing?
JUNE 15, 2016
Most companies that employ collaborative practices can probably tell you that they see many of collaboration’s benefits. As it turns out, the law of diminishing returns applies to collaboration as well. Organizations are starting to see a backlash from too much collaboration, as reported by the Harvard Business Review , and the result is ruining the gains that collaboration should provide. What does too much collaboration look like and how did we get here?
Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning
The eLearning Nomad
JANUARY 11, 2017
The chapter ‘When collaboration kills creativity’ is one that I read very slowly, where I stop and think most. After all, my favourite e-learning approach is the eWorkshop model, which has a strong collaborative focus. And aren’t the extroverts the ones who always prefer collaboration to individual work? Are we right to promote collaborative learning? Collaboration became a sacred concept – the key multiplier for success.
The difference between social learning and social collaboration
MARCH 18, 2015
In my framework of Modern Workplace Learning (see diagram on right) I use the term social collaboration to label an important new element of work of the modern-day L&D department.
Megatrends in MOOCs: #6 More Social, More Collaborative
Your Training Edge
APRIL 30, 2014
But social media platforms are just technologies that have enabled a more fundamental transformation, and not just in business: today communication, collaboration, and social interaction take center stage in our lives, in our work, and in our learning.