What Does an eLearning Consultant Do?

eLearning Architect

You probably see the job title bouncing around, but what does an eLearning consultant actually do? But I wanted to explain how I became a consultant, because I think experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. “ “ Experience is an essential part of what makes a consultant. ” This was definitely a learning curve, but I had managed eLearning projects and teams before - so this was a similar challenge, with some subtle differences.

General Considerations for Mobile Learning (mLearning)

Upside Learning

Wikipedia defines mobile learning as “Any sort of learning that happens when the learner is not at a fixed, predetermined location, or learning that happens when the learner takes advantage of the learning opportunities offered by mobile technologies&#. In other words, mLearning decreases limitation of learning location with the mobility of general portable devices 1. Can we use mobile capabilities to enhance learning?

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Day 2 mobile learning conference #MLearncon: Trends day

Challenge to Learn

The first three sessions I attended were about trends in Mobile and the other two (user generated content and ten mobile start-ups to watch) are also trendy. Three perspectives on making mobile e-Learning work. Geoff is head of innovation at Tribal an e-Learning company from the UK. Mobile learning is here to stay and is developing rapidly, at least the technology and platforms are. MLearning is not a replacement of e-learning.

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LEARNNOVATORS NAMED AMONG THE “25 MOST PROMISING LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANTS – 2016”

Learnnovators

Consulting is a high-growth industry in India. This is especially true in the L&D (Learning & Development) industry, with new consulting firms emerging on a daily basis. In such a scenario, Consultants Review offers a one stop destination to guide CEOs and other business leaders who are looking for a consultant to take their business to the next level. About Consultants Review. It also offers its own learning platform, Learnosphere.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. For many years, mobile learning was one of those promises. There is the story about a woman who signed up for an online dating service and got paired with a software developer. Once mobile devices started to become popular the promise of being able to have everything on our devices, including learning programs, was right on the heels. Standards to Advance Mobile Learning.

9 of Your Customer Service Training Questions, Answered

Continu

Planning a customer service training brings up a lot of questions. But if you don’t get your customer service training right, you’re going to lose sales to the companies who do. Customer service is the key competitive differentiator in the digital age. We’ve created this guide to customer service training to help you nail your customer service education. What Is Customer Service Training? Customer service is everyone’s job.

Mobile-Learning for a Retail Training Company — Case Study

Enyota Learning

At eNyota Learning, we focus on solving business problems, provide value, and make clients happy. As a learning software provider, we are often challenged to work on projects that ask for more than what we normally do. And one such project required us to develop a mobile application that could: train sales representatives, while also enabling managers to improve their leadership and coaching abilities.

Consulting with executives to turn technology investments into results

Allison Rossett

Now, many look back on prior enthusiasms for technology-based learning with tales to tell of dashed hopes. With hindsight, they know that nothing is automatic, not even mobile learning, and that success does not come easily. No longer do executives see technology as learning fairy dust. Those of us who believe in technology for learning and support must contribute by helping executives find those mines and do something about each and every one of them.

Consulting with executives to turn technology investments into results

Allison Rossett

Now, many look back on prior enthusiasms for technology-based learning with tales to tell of dashed hopes. With hindsight, they know that nothing is automatic, not even mobile learning, and that success does not come easily. No longer do executives see technology as learning fairy dust. Those of us who believe in technology for learning and support must contribute by helping executives find those mines and do something about each and every one of them.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. One year ago today, I offered nine predictions running the gamut of hardware, software, industry players and general market movements based on trends we were experiencing in the commercial mobile learning marketplace; here’s my analysis of where these predictions landed twelve months later. a.k.a.

Atticmedia Jumps to the Forefront of Mobile Learning by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Atticmedia is a full-service learning agency that has been working with clients since 1996. They offer a range of strategy, consulting, training, communications, design, development, copywriting, and marketing services, as well as expertise of. mobile applications. Mobile Learning Training Strategies

TIS to Present New Mobile Learning Service at Industry Event

CLO Magazine

The seminar will address the current challenge of providing learning interventions, or performance support, which can be accessed from multiple operating systems and devices. 23 Tata Interactive Systems (TIS), a developer of learning services, will present its learning products at the Learning Technologies conference on Jan. will be conducting the seminar “So you think you can author for mobile learning?”

What Factors Are Shaping the LMS Market? 2018 Learning Systems FAQ

Talented Learning

As an independent learning systems consultant , I’m often asked to share my opinion about what’s happening in the LMS market. Last month, I published a mid-year learning technology trends update. In other words, I’m most interested in learning solutions designed for business customers and channel partners, association members, continuing education participants and the public-at-large. Interest in learning systems remains strong.

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Mobile Learning Stats that Will Make You Rethink Your Training Strategy

SHIFT eLearning

There is no question that mobile devices are changing corporate learning forever. However, this doesn’t mean classroom-based training or formal eLearning courses are going away, it just means the mobile movement is demanding companies to rethink their training strategies and to create learning programs especially for mobile devices. based consulting firm. Mobile learning is a bigger deal than most organizations realize. Mobile usage.

WHAT IS INFLUENCING THE FUTURE OF L&D?

Learnnovators

You are wrong if you are expecting me to start crystal-ball gazing to identify the future shape of corporate learning and development. We have just started the fifth week of the 2015 Towards Maturity Benchmark campaign and already we have received many, many responses from around the world – including Nordics, Australia and beyond – across a wide range of industry sectors ranging from financial services, health and retail, to non-profit and pharmaceutical organisations.

Learning Rush Alert: Top 17 Learning Articles of 2017

SweetRush

Let's begin 2018 with some inspiration - the top 17 learning articles in 2017 from SweetRush! Topics include culture, talent management, and mobile learning.

Clive Shepherd – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT CLIVE SHEPHERD (Learning Technologist, Director – Onlignment Ltd. & & Fastrak Consulting Ltd.): Clive is a consultant learning technologist. He works with a broad range of public and private sector organisations internationally, helping them to build capability in the application of new media to learning, and to transform workplace learning through the effective integration of formal, informal, on-demand and experiential learning.

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CLIVE SHEPHERD – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT CLIVE SHEPHERD (Learning Technologist, Director – Onlignment Ltd. & & Fastrak Consulting Ltd.): Clive is a consultant learning technologist. He works with a broad range of public and private sector organisations internationally, helping them to build capability in the application of new media to learning, and to transform workplace learning through the effective integration of formal, informal, on-demand and experiential learning.

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Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

2013 was an exciting year for e-Learning professionals with many discussions around learning paradigms and technologies. We started the year with our own forecasts through ‘ Top 11 Disruptive e-Learning Technologies ’, many of which, when we look back, turned out to be accurate. The year saw many interesting developments directly impacting e-learning in areas like: Courseware Authoring Tools. LMSs, LCMSs, and Learning Management Platforms. Learning Analytics.

CLARK QUINN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn. He integrates creativity, cognitive science, and technology to lead development of strategic solutions including award-winning online content, educational computer games, and websites, as well as adaptive, mobile, and performance support systems. How do we ensure learning faster than everyone else?

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Learning & Development needs a makeover…It’s time for a change.” – Clark Quinn. THE JOURNEY: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is a significant factor that powers up workplaces around the world today. This great realisation also seems to have dawned on the Learning and Development (L&D) function, which has been doing its best to address these performance issues through ‘trainings’ all these years. Who are the Performance Consultants Really? :

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THE EVOLVING FACE OF EMBEDDED PERFORMANCE SUPPORT

Learnnovators

The best you can do is position them where they can find what they need to know when they need to know it.” – Seymour Papert THE JOURNEY: In today’s business environments where: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is the most crucial factor for success. Learning is largely informal (on-the-job), a little social (peer), and least formal (training programs and courses). Big Data (Learning Analytics).

Where is L&D heading?

E-Learning Provocateur

I see the future of universities as service providers, plain and simple. When we worry about the status of their credentials or lose sleep over their completion rates, we’re perpetuating an out-dated paradigm of education based on formal learning. I prefer to see MOOCs through the lens of informal learning which values the learning over its bureaucracy. How do you see the impact and importance of big data, adaptive learning, mobile learning and micro-learning?

7 eLearning and Ed Tech Trends You Must Try

eLearning Brothers

Learning environments, curriculum, content, feedback, and pedagogy in general are tailored to your personal motivators, interests, and proficiency level. So, you can wear your learning now. The micro screen of a smart watch may seem not very comfortable for learning, but some of its direct applications are designed in a way to alert you when you perform your tasks incorrectly. Mobile Learning. so they help to put your learning into context.

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TOP 9 E-LEARNING PREDICTIONS FOR 2014

Learnnovators

2013 was an exciting year for e-Learning professionals with many discussions around learning paradigms and technologies. We started the year with our own forecasts through ‘ Top 11 Disruptive e-Learning Technologies ’, many of which, when we look back, turned out to be accurate. The year saw many interesting developments directly impacting e-learning in areas like: Courseware Authoring Tools. LMSs, LCMSs, and Learning Management Platforms. Learning Analytics.

E-LEARNING FORECASTS & TRENDS FOR 2014

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Online learning is not the next big thing, it is now big thing.” – Donna J. Abernathy THE JOURNEY: Where is e-learning heading? As we know, the e-learning market is evolving dynamically, witnessing newer horizons day after day. It’s almost a year since we published our last forecasts on the e-learning trends. What were some of the interesting predictions for the global e-learning market for 2014? 84% currently use some form of live online learning.

News: 'Landmark Financial Services Regulation Has Brought Clearer Training Focus' Says Sector Expert

Unicorn Training

There continues to be a real demand for ‘snackable’ just-in-time and role relevant learning delivered online that not only embeds the core knowledge in line with the new FCA regulation amongst staff, but also heightens awareness of the implications of staff going off track in encouraging genuine behavioural change.

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The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses

eLearning Brothers

Instructional Designer, eLearning Consultant, Feature & Technical Writer. Though the famous mail service only lasted from April 1860 to October 1861,” it was a reflection of early communication methods. The flexibility of accessing an entire course from a small and lightweight wireless device makes mobile learning the current education frontier. Mobile eLearning opens a treasure chest of capturing micro learning reinforcement opportunities.

Driving Performance Through Learning with Andy Lancaster

looop

Towards the end of 2019, David James spoke with Andy Lancaster , Head of Learning at the CIPD and author of the Kogan Page published book ‘ Driving Performance Through Learning ’, on The Learning & Development Podcast. Learning Needs Analysis: It’s Time-consuming.

Arming Your Sales Force with Content and Tools

dVinci Interactive

Today’s customers expect a sales consultant who recognizes their needs and wants, provides a range of solutions, and guides them through the selection and purchasing process. With mobile technology like the iPad, organizations can now arm their sales forces with the content and tools to meet customer expectations and provide remarkable experiences. While the mobile tablet provides functionality and a high-tech image, the custom content and tools make the difference.

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Top 10 LMS systems

Ed App

There are many Learning Management Systems (LMSs) out there, so knowing which ones are good can be tough to discern. The LMS is full of all the standard features that you expect from a modern learning platform, but also has several unique things that make it stand out from the crowd.

What Do I Need in an LMS? I’m Looking to Market and Sell eLearning.

Association eLearning

Your association will have their own specific requirements in addition to these features including integration with your AMS, SCORM conformance, and mobile responsive design, among others. Digitec Interactive is a full-service learning management provider offering: Project Management, IT, Content Design, Consulting, and the Knowledge Direct LMS. Let’s say you’re an association.

Trending in Workplace Learning 2015….

Allison Rossett

Many colleagues have asked what I think will emerge in workplace learning in 2015, “What’s important for 2015, in your view?” ” Or this, often this, “I should be assessing my learning organization as we move into a new year. What I do have is enthusiasm about reflecting on emergent directions in workplace learning. Here is where I think workplace learning will trend in 2015. Mobilized. For that we are turning to mobile devices.

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Top 10 online learning management systems

Ed App

Learning and improvement is a key element in every business and industry alike. Whether the goal is to test new materials, quicken communication of provide top quality audits and consulting, constant training of the workforce is crucial to remain competitive and provide new solutions.

Workflow Learning and The 5 Moments of Need with Bob Mosher

looop

In 2019, David James spoke with Bob Mosher , Thought-Leader and Chief Learning Evangelist, at The 5 Moments of Need , on The Learning & Development Podcast. I’m a Performance Consultant. Did You Build Blended Learning or Did You Just Build Blended Training?

THE CHANGING FACE OF CORPORATE L&D

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Learning & Development needs a makeover…It’s time for a change.” – Clark Quinn THE JOURNEY: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is a significant factor that powers up workplaces around the world today. This great realisation also seems to have dawned on the Learning and Development (L&D) function, which has been doing its best to address these performance issues through ‘trainings’ all these years. Who are the Performance Consultants Really? :

How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

Learning would be exceedingly laborious, not to mention hazardous, if people had to rely solely on the effects of their own actions to inform them what to do. Fortunately, most human behaviour is learned observationally through modelling; from observing others one forms an idea of how new behaviours are performed, and on later occasions this coded information serves as a guide for action.” ” – Albert Bandura (Originator of Social Learning Theory). “

How Performance Support Apps Are Faring In Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ The incredible expansion of mobile technologies is an important factor that will both drive and support the deployment of workplace learning tools and systems in the area of performance support.” – Charles Jennings (Managing Director, Duntroon Associates, and Founder, 70:20:10 Forum ). THE JOURNEY: We all know… this is the age of mobile apps! How are companies (big and small) around the world leveraging mobile technologies for performance support today?

Guest Post: 5 Effective Ways of Maximizing Mobile Tech In Learning Pursuits

Kapp Notes

Thanks Jenni for agreeing to post some of your thoughts on mobile tech and learning. Based on 2013 Ed Tech Magazine’s data , 94% of college students (18-24 years old) in traditional American colleges own and use mobile devices for academic pursuits. But mobile technology (m-tech) can also be maximized for information dissemination via cloud storages. College students can attend to MOOCs during free periods using their mobile devices. mobile learning

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Damodar Padhi: A Global Leader in Learning

CLO Magazine

His work as a learning leader has been recognized with more than 30 national and international awards including recognition from the Association for Talent Development, the Brandon Hall Group, the U.K. Learning Awards and Chief Learning Officer ’s own benchmarking program, the LearningElite. That’s an impressive track record for someone who is not a learning professional by training. percent in the competitive professional services industry.