What did 100 blog posts bring me?

Challenge to Learn

When I started my blog in December 2009 I was curious what it would be like to blog and I wanted to improve my English (I’m still working on that). My blog now has an average of almost a 100 views per day. The fact that you have an audience makes a big difference, it turns your blog from a diary into a publication and most important: you get feedback. I use my blog to try out ideas. Writing on demand.

Analysts and Blogging

Janet Clarey

I write an analyst blog and contribute to a group blog for my employer, Brandon Hall Research. The blogs are on the company’s URL. I also have this blog on my own URL here. So it was interesting to read of Forrester Research’s directive to analysts using their own personally branded research blogs: take them down or re-direct them to the Forrester site. Read my analyst blog and you’ll know I am curious, innovative, and ambitious.

Blog scraping at HCI? How would you have handled this?

Janet Clarey

I have a Google alert set up for my name and for links to various sites I write for so I can make sure I’m able to comment or <more likely> defend myself. Anyway… I followed the link from the alert to HCI and noticed several blog posts (in their entirety) from this very blog. not scrape the entire blog post) and directs you to the authors site to comment. Share and Enjoy: Tags: Brandon Hall blog scraping

The Best eLearning Websites to Bookmark

LearnUpon

Resource Type: eLearning Company Blog. Aurion Learning is a blog written by eLearning experts who use unusually creative techniques to help the company’s clients find a solution to L&D challenges. Camtasia’s blog has straightforward tips that really help.

6 Ways to Encourage Informal Learning in the Workplace

LearnDash

Blog about it. We’ve written before about some of the positive side effects of running a blog. Open your company blog to more employees, and encourage them to post about industry-related topics. After all, good writing skills are worth encouraging in any workforce.

LearnDash Spotlight: Major Spanish University

LearnDash

His company has implemented LearnDash at the Spanish university UNED (Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia). I am enrolled in a variety of tasks in connection with our business, and I enjoy writing on our company blog.

Digital Learning Library Exceeds Expectations

Fort Hill Company

The primary challenge that our company faces is that, like many organizations, we need to react to our environment quickly. We have learned a lot about script writing, on-screen delivery, and facilitation of videos. The post Digital Learning Library Exceeds Expectations appeared first on Fort Hill Company. Blog 70:20:10 Informal Learning Learning Transfer Performance Improvement Social Learning70-20 Conversation with Glenn Hughes, Senior Director of Global Learning.

Challenge: Make Informal Learning Visible & Valuable

Fort Hill Company

Conversation led to informal learning application at her company. 7020learningatd (L – R, Debra McKinney, Director, Ecopetrol University; Kathy Granger, President, Fort Hill Company; Charles Jennings, Founder, 70:20:10 Institute). Tweet: Join short campaign to gather examples of informal learning via – post a photo, write what’s happening Use #7020Learningatd. The post Challenge: Make Informal Learning Visible & Valuable appeared first on Fort Hill Company.

What Businesses Can Learn From Nonprofits

The Peformance Improvement

“If only not-for-profit organizations were run like for-profit companies …”, so goes the common refrain. For-profit companies have much to learn from the nonprofit sector. She writes: Everyone loves to talk about how not-for-profits need to behave more like businesses.

From Drudge to Dream: How to Change Your Job Into a Passion

Pract.us

If your company doesn’t have a mentoring program, set one up. It’s a great project to sink your teeth into, and it benefits the company as a whole. Writing? If you want to be a better writer, for instance, contribute to the company blog.

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The Ultimate eLearning Resources Guide

LearnUpon

Recommended: How To Plan, Design and Write Tests. eLearning Professionals’ Blogs. Cathy Moore’s blog aims to do just that. From overviews of industry events to the future of eLearning, David Kelly’s blog has lots to delve into. The Rapid E-learning Blog.

How your brand affects your learning solution

Growth Engineering

It’s the face you show your customers, the voice you use to address the world and it’s the first thing that comes to mind whenever your company’s name is mentioned. Your Brand condenses the company’s values.

Why companies should consider the gamification of work

Matrix

Many companies have to deal with high employee turnover rates — and the costs that come along. The problem is that people job-hop now more than companies were used to a few years ago. Keeping these ideas in mind, what can companies do to fight low employee retention rates?

Emerging Technologies for Online Learning 2015 Presenter Profile – Dr. Ulanda Forbess

Visual Lounge

I teach a technical writing course, and have changed the curriculum to include writing for social media. Because one of my former students came back to me after graduation asking for help on how to build a company blog.

70-20-10 : No longer applicable to online learning – and here’s why

eLearning 24-7

They show reports from various research firms, companies and grab info off the internet – “See this verifies that it is still in play. I remember reading an article a couple of years back relating to blogs whereas people can add their own content to the blog (like a company blog) for higher social engagement. I should note that the company (I recall it was a F500), yanked the blog after seeing what was happening.