Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ".

The drama of Facebook

Learning with e's

The world''s largest and most successful social network, Facebook - celebrated its tenth anniversary in February 2014. billion users , and valued as the third richest company in the U.S., Facebook is a social phenomenon that cannot be ignored.

Facebook: why data privacy matters

Interactive Services

Just last week I posted a picture on my Facebook account. Since this is the type of content I am regularly posting on Facebook, it’s silly to think that if I was hacked, a hacker could have anything to gain from a picture of a young boy and his dog.

Employee Engagement: Learning From Leading Tech Companies

Your Training Edge

However, most companies that do drive phenomenal employee engagement have something in common. There are many great tech companies that note incredible results when it comes to engaged culture. Facebook. One such is the Facebook FLiP – Facebook Leadership in Practice.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

outcome with the most effective and efficient set. effective learning solution or curriculum. specifies the most effective and. project charter can be an effective tool to determine if content belongs. effective meetings. create effective. create effective.

Stuart Crabb of Facebook #ASTDTK12

Learning Visions

Facebook didn’t invent that, just created a great tool. He’s using Facebook timeline to tell the story). 1970 Marshall McLuhan ‘the medium is the message’ 1995 The Internet 2004 Facebook and the social graph – the social layer of the internet which allows people to connect and share. People want the opportunity to share and connect – this is why it’s taken off, not because Facebook created this amazing product… Newsfeed – sharing the story of what your friends are doing.

How to Add + Edit Facebook Automatic Captions to Video Ads

3Play Media

With the use of captivating visuals and a compelling story, Facebook video ads are a great way to convey important information to consumers. According to an advertising study conducted by Facebook, people watch an astounding 100 million hours of video on the social media platform every day.

Facebook Fridays

Tony Karrer

A mistitled article - found via Bill Ives on the FastForward blog - Serena Software Adopts Facebook as Corporate Intranet. The real focus of the article is how Serena Software has adopted a practice called Facebook Fridays: Each Friday, employees are granted one hour of personal time to spend on their Facebook profiles and connect with co-workers, customers, family and friends. Although my guess is that you need to do some seeding of ideas and techniques to make it effective.

Research Shows Companies Should Encourage Social Learning

TOPYX LMS

For example, informal learning happens effortlessly when people: Read a statistic or story on Facebook or another social media network. Become knitted into a company’s culture by attending work-related social events. What Do Companies Have to Gain from Social Learning?

Here’s How elearning Helped Facebook Create Super Clients

eLearningMind

This spring, Facebook dipped its toe into eLearning waters with Blueprint, a business management portal to teach small businesses and brands how to effectively utilize Facebook’s marketing tools. But Facebook didn’t launch Blueprint out of the goodness of their hearts. Super clients are those customers that understand a program so innately and completely that they practically do the legwork for a company. Could your company benefit from super clients?

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Like many enterprise learning companies, we are actively brainstorming ways to incorporate collaborative Web 2.0 In the article she gives some scary statistics: Our recent study showed that 30 percent of US companies spent money on informal learning tools or services in 2010.

Putting Facebook to Work For Your Business

OpenSesame

Assuming you’re one of 995 million people in the world who has a Facebook account, you’ve probably already discovered just how captivating and useful the social networking platform can be. But how do you use Facebook to its full business potential?

Effective Storyboarding

Integrated Learnings

Storyboarding for an eLearning course can be a very effective way to lay out the overall look and feel of your course, as evidenced by this post by Donna Bryant. I recently attended a webinar presented by Trivantis, the company that owns the eLearning development software Lectora , on effective storyboarding. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. By Dean Hawkinson.

Developing Leaders in the Facebook Age

CLO Magazine

Thanks to the proliferation of technology-fueled information, effective leaders need to be able to connect with people in multiple, real and personal ways. The ability to interact smoothly within these two landscapes is the essence of what it means to be effective now and in the future. How we connect — in person, through blogs, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, or through other methods of online collaboration — says more about us than we may realize.

Key Highlights for an Effective Mobile Learning App Strategy

G-Cube

In today’s scenario, the mobile app market is largely dominated by social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) These help to present effective content with easy functionality and seamless navigation to optimize the way learning is delivered across mobile devices.

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Why You Need Learning to Support Your Company Culture

eLearningMind

That’s because many organizations have the same overarching theme: whatever is done for employees is expressly for the benefit that it offers the company. While it’s true that this sensibility can give employees some amazing benefits, the idea that any work perk is only in place to help the organization’s bottom line doesn’t always reinforce a positive company culture. Learning is a way to challenge the status quo of a company first and employees as a distant second.

10 Golden Social Media Rules For Your Company

Ed App

Social media has become an integral part of marketing as well as for promoting your company, with almost every organization worth its salt having a presence on a number of social media platforms. But even social media has evolved to take advantage of the fact that companies now depend on them, which is why methods of social media marketing and promotion which were previously free, now charge a good amount of money. EdApp eLearning company social media

9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

It has endorsements from various big companies such as Microsoft and IBM. Another report by CGS revealed that video-based learning is one of the top methods for effective learning. Thankfully, video-based learning is an effective medium to encourage employee growth and learning.

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TrainingIndustry.com Recognizes Digitec as Top LMS Company for 2012

Association eLearning

For the 3rd year in a row, Digitec Interactive has been named to TrainingIndustry.com’s Top 20 Learning Portal Companies Watch List for it’s best-in-class Learning Management System (LMS), Knowledge Direct. Share this on Facebook.

Effective Interface Designs for eLearning

Association eLearning

Caitlin is a graduate of the University of Florida, where she focused on the effect of viral and social media in online learning. Effective Interface Designs for eLearning - February 25, 2013. Share this on Facebook.

8 Incredibly Effective Strategies to Build an Email List from Scratch

Your Training Edge

Email is 40 times more effective at this task than Facebook or Twitter, and building an email list is essential for any business. Interactive content is effective at converting visitors, and it’ll give your brand more exposure.

TrainingIndustry.com Recognizes Digitec Interactive as Top LMS Company for 2013

Association eLearning

Digitec Interactive has been named on Training Industry.com’s Top 15 Learning Portal Companies Watch List for its Learning Management System (LMS), Knowledge Direct. Share this on Facebook.

Measuring the Effectiveness of Gamification

Your Training Edge

But how are we actually able to measure the effectiveness of gamification? According to Gabe Zicherman on a recent Huffington Post entry he wrote “Since the beginning of the gamification industry in 2010, over 350 companies have launched major gamification projects. For B2B companies Oracle, SAP, Jive, Cisco, Pearson and Salesforce, gamification has emerged as a key element in their consumerization of the enterprise strategy. What is effectiveness and success?

The complete guide to effective customer service training

TalentLMS

All companies are different, but all companies that survive have one thing in common: they’re customer-driven. After all, what’s a company without its customers? Just think that 33% of Americans consider switching companies after just one instance of poor service.

5 Tips to Conduct an Effective Staff Training Session Online

Your Training Edge

Nowadays, with companies having many employees in different offices in different cities, countries or even continents, online training is growing in popularity. The LMS is actually the training platform, and free ones work especially well with small companies.

How Social Media is Effective for E-Learning

Your Training Edge

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Google Plus are among the social media platforms that almost everyone accesses today. Creating a Facebook group with the learners also helps to keep everyone in the class informed of when and how the next training class will be held.

5 Reasons Your Company Needs to be Using Video

TechSmith Camtasia

If you have experts retiring or moving on from your company, have them record workflows and best practices so that undocumented processes are not lost. If you’re looking for inspiration, see how Virgin Media is using video to retain knowledge at their company.

The Effect of Cat Videos on Work

Everwise

Your glimpse at your phone for a moment while you’re sitting at work only to find that someone has posted quite possibly the cutest animal video in the world right on your Facebook feed. The post The Effect of Cat Videos on Work appeared first on Everwise.

6 Ways to Effectively Use a Marketing Quiz

ProProfs

Well, here are some quick stats to prove the point – According to a research by Ion Interactive, 93% of marketers agree that interactive content is effective in educating its buyers. Design effective lead capture. Design Effective Lead Capture.

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Expert Advice on Effective Small Business Marketing

Your Training Edge

We talk with our people about having a strong presence that makes your little company look big and successful. That creative spark and drive is what makes them GREAT entrepreneurs and less effective implementer.

A Playbook for Leading in the Facebook Age

CLO Magazine

Companies lacking engaging and socially relevant employee programs face a multitude of issues, the biggest of which is an uninspired, apathetic workforce. However, it is necessary for executives and managers to understand that these tools require proper usage and must be fully embraced by their company to have the largest impact. Today’s top leaders know that every business is a social business.

How to Create a DIY Green Screen Video Effect

TechSmith Camtasia

This visual effect is often called chroma key compositing or chroma keying. It is a post-production effect that allows video editors to replace backgrounds and insert footage or images into their scenes. This process can actually be very cost effective and easy to set up.

9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

It has endorsements from various big companies such as Microsoft and IBM. Another report by CGS revealed that video-based learning is one of the top methods for effective learning. Thankfully, video-based learning is an effective medium to encourage employee growth and learning.

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Is Your eLearning Effective for Dummies?

Integrated Learnings

This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A. Gable. I recently started teaching myself how to play harmonica with the help of a book from the For Dummies series. And I'm impressed. These guys are good instructional designers. That said, I realize that the point of these books is to instruct.

eLearning for Leadership Training – Making it Effective

Integrated Learnings

This can be effective, however, the drawback is that the multiple choice answers limit the learner to choosing something rather than coming up with the answer on their own and receiving feedback as they would with a role play exercise in a classroom. Social Media - Using social media tools for collaboration among participants taking the eLearning course would be an effective way to replace the discussion and debrief that is part of classroom training. By Dean Hawkinson.