Want ‘Facebook’ In Your LMS?

Upside Learning

One of the perks of being involved in a sales role is the interesting and enriching conversations with clients and prospects. I need ‘Facebook’…. Of late one of the things I’ve heard from prospects and clients is “I need Facebook in my LMS&#. On further probing ‘Facebook’ translates to easy ways of interacting and sharing information with colleagues and friends within the organizations defined boundaries. Do you want Facebook in your LMS?

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.

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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. Facebook is a social phenomenon that cannot be ignored. The diverse behaviours witnessed on the site are just one of the many features that provoke great interest from psychologists and social anthropologists, and many studies have already been conducted into Facebook''s impact of relationships, social movements, self concept and personal, digital identity.

A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

The other day I had a great conversation with Danny Stefanic. Stefanic: LearnBrite is created from a belief that by combining the best and latest technologies with proven eLearning techniques, we can provide the most effective learning experience and outcome. players to follow the VR trend, including FaceBook with their 2 billion dollar bet on the Oculus Rift. Danny is an educational entrepreneur.

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. Conversely, if you choose. effective meetings. effective.

Emerging Asynchronous Conversation Models

Tony Karrer

I had an interesting conversation with Patrick Randolph from TalkWheel about different kinds of asynchronous conversation models that are emerging and how they might fit into broader eLearning Initiatives. Below I've captured aspects of our conversation (interestingly enough done via email - how old school). The standard model for asynchronous conversations is discussion forum software like vBulletin. I also looked at Making Intranet Discussion Groups Effective.

How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Origin Learning

Facilitates conversational and visual tones of content consumption. Last year, between April and November, the amount of average daily video views on Facebook doubled from 4 billion video views per day to 8 billion. The post How To Watch And Learn Effectively? General Video Learning Effective learning learning methods methods of learning video learningLearning has no boundaries. That is a well-known fact given the influence of the digital age we live in today.

A Conversation with Andrew Hughes

Kapp Notes

Hughes: I think virtual worlds and 3D learning are still at their infancy and have a very long way to go before being accepted and utilized as much as let’s say Facebook. The question we should be asking ourselves is how we could integrate augmented reality, motion tracking, and state-of-the-art peripheral devices to create effective learning environments and stop thinking of these devices as separate resources.

Creating Secret Facebook Groups to Create Class Discussion

DigitalChalk eLearning

When looking to find an effective method to create discussion for your class, training, or just group discussion, creating a Facebook group is a great way to do this. Just like you would have a conversation in the face to face class an online classroom needs this discussion atmosphere as well. When you create a secret group this hides the group and all its content from anyone else on Facebook. Here are the steps you need to take to create your private Facebook group.

Why Explainer Videos Are the Perfect Tool for Increasing Conversions

mysimpleshow

With so many new businesses and brands popping up by the day, it’s important for companies to make an impact quickly to increase conversions. Explainer videos have been proven to increase conversion rates at no end, so let’s dive into how exactly they do that. If you can do that successfully, you have yourself a fantastic tool that will boost conversions. In fact, on Facebook alone, videos are shared 12x more than links and text together.

Effects of social media on your education and career growth

Your Training Edge

For a better understanding of technologies in people’s engagement through social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and many more), you need to expend your views on this track. When you really want to understand the impact of social media on education, you need to consider both positive and adverse effects. To understand the effects of social networking on students, you also need to consider the long-term effects of social media exposure.

100 Conversation Topics

Tony Karrer

Almost every time I have a conversation, I learn something new. But I don't have nearly enough time to have conversations, learn and write blog posts. So now that some people called me influential , I'm hoping that I can leverage my influence to inspire people to have a conversation with me and help me with my lack of time. So, here are my suggested 100 conversation topics that I wish I had time to speak to you ( yes YOU ) about. Here are my 100 conversation topics.

How To Watch And Learn Effectively?

Origin Learning

Facilitates conversational and visual tones of content consumption. Last year, between April and November, the amount of average daily video views on Facebook doubled from 4 billion video views per day to 8 billion. The post How To Watch And Learn Effectively? General Video Learning Effective learning learning methods methods of learning video learningLearning has no boundaries. That is a well-known fact given the influence of the digital age we live in today.

Measuring the Effectiveness of Gamification

Your Training Edge

But how are we actually able to measure the effectiveness of gamification? Furthermore, “ One global community site, for example, raised Facebook engagement by 92 percent, discussions/comments by nearly 300 percent and social network traffic by 90 percent through a badge and challenge-centric gamified system. And it’s not just engagement — gamification’s revenue effects are equally astounding. What is effectiveness and success?

What to Do When Discussion Goes Pear-Shaped: Or What I Learned From Reading “Crucial Conversations”

Pract.us

Book Review: “Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High” You know those times you mix it up with a fellow employee, dear friend, or relative? And in their book, Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High , authors Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler lay it out for you. And the explanations, strategies, and tools in Crucial Conversations come directly from that experience.

Is Your eLearning Effective for Dummies?

Integrated Learnings

Conversational tone. That conversational, natural language also helps make it a quick, easy-to-understand read. Why not make eLearning read more conversationally? 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.

9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

Another report by CGS revealed that video-based learning is one of the top methods for effective learning. For instance, knowledge retention is more when the employees can watch and learn how to respond to Facebook queries than read about it. Thankfully, video-based learning is an effective medium to encourage employee growth and learning. Keep the tone conversational. Avoid heavy graphics, special effects, or lengthy narration.

Simulacra and stimulating conversation

Learning with e's

I enjoyed some really interesting and stimulating informal conversations tonight in a variety of watering holes around the Plymouth Barbican area. On Facebook people I do know tell me stuff I don't want to know about'. But it also shows up what some people see as a contrast between the frivolous nature of Facebook, and the way Twitter is becoming a serious professional networking tool. There were other conversations about our personal experiences with institutional VLEs.

eLearning for Leadership Training – Making it Effective

Integrated Learnings

You can present the employee’s side of the conversation either in text or voice recording, and then provide the learner with multiple choice options for response as the manager. 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. By Dean Hawkinson.

A beachhead for learning – Learning Conversation with Helen Zwicker, CEO Kiama Community College

Learning Cafe

Helen, welcome to Learning Conversations. We are also investigating setting up an online facility where students can engage in structured conversation with other students any time online to practice their conversation skills. Our aboriginal communities are huge users of Facebook, so we use that as both a communication tool and a learning tool. Learning Conversations culture Kiama Community College Learning

7 Habits of Highly Effective Instructional Designers

Integrated Learnings

Stephen Covey is a well-known organizational consultant, perhaps especially well known for his book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. So when it comes to negotiating for training project resources, the link between the learner experience and business goals can be a key part of the conversation. For us, this habit is about being able to work with people across organization levels and functions, and possibly with varying agendas, to produce effective training.

How to Make Effective Use of a Test Generator for your Business

ProProfs

Increasing Conversion. In this article, we are going to tell you about effective ways that online test makers can be used for your business. So, if you’re sharing a quiz on a social media platform like Facebook, you maximize the chances of lead generation. Effectively such quizzes can help-. Increase conversions- Integrate your quizzes with a marketing automation tool to turn leads into customers.

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9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

Another report by CGS revealed that video-based learning is one of the top methods for effective learning. For instance, knowledge retention is more when the employees can watch and learn how to respond to Facebook queries than read about it. Thankfully, video-based learning is an effective medium to encourage employee growth and learning. Keep the tone conversational. Avoid heavy graphics, special effects, or lengthy narration.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

Tuesday, July 10, 2007 The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace Over the past few weeks Ive conducted about 17 interviews with current college students and recent graduates. Everyone who has graduated from college since 2005 has a FaceBook account. Im not sure how this relates to danah boyds recent blog article on Viewing American class divisions through FaceBook and MySpace. A few people commented that MySpace is too garish; the FaceBook look and feel is more classic.

All This Talk About Reading

Learning Rebels

The beginning of the year is usually the time for reflection and as I reflected back, I thought about conversations I’ve had with the important people in my life whom I consider to be be friends and mentors. These were the days before the interwebs, before twitter, YouTube, MySpace, and Facebook. Now that we are in the age of twitter, Facebook and YouTube, it’s easy to fall into the trap of sound bites and headlines. Join in and help with the conversations.

Effective Training Visuals—Add a Spark of Interest

OpenSesame

Here’s the sixth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. We probably all make use of analogies when explaining something to another person during a conversation. This is why novelty and humor can be effective in training, though of course it’s important to use common sense and not use coarse humor or humor that will insult, alienate, shame, or offend others.

Get Data Smart: How to Measure Effectiveness Using Learner Engagement Metrics

Leo Learning

The evidence of its effectiveness is vital because it can be used to persuade your organization to invest in the emerging tools—and behavior change—that will enable the wisdom of one person to be shared not just with the individual alongside them, but with the whole organization. Functionality such as comments, shares and likes encourages users to interact using techniques that are familiar from social media platforms such as Facebook and YouTube.

5 Popular Ways to Increase Conversion Rates with Video

TechSmith Camtasia

I’m going to make a bold statement: You — yes YOU — can start using video to increase conversion rates right now. But beyond engagement, video can actually increase conversion rates by helping customers better understand your products and services, and building trust at important stages throughout the funnel. Throughout this post I’ll share some examples of how TechSmith has successfully used videos in several ways to increase conversion rates.

5 Strategies to Improve the Effectiveness of Your Lead Generation

ProProfs

The real question is, can you attract traffic and generate high-quality leads to match your conversion goals? With a vast array of marketing platforms and lead generation tools at your disposal, it can be challenging and complicated to determine which ones are effective and deliver results. But are your campaigns effective? What can you do to improve the effectiveness of your lead generation process?

Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Dashe & Thomson

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal. Although Twitter has a relatively small user base (approximately 200 million users compared to Facebook’s 600 million), these are your early adopters, your super-users, your friends that seem to know a little about everything and your friends that know absolutely everybody.

The Keys to Building an Effective Onboarding Program

Everwise

Pairing this with another finding from Cornerstone that 17% of employees quit within their first 6 months due to insufficient training, it is reasonable to conclude that many companies are failing to execute an effective onboarding program. But what are the keys to effective onboarding? On a shorter timescale, Facebook requires 6 weeks at their onboarding “boot camp,” and Zappos offers a 4-week onboarding program for their new hires.

SHRM 2018: People at the End of Every Policy

CLO Magazine

Being adaptable to change is important, but sometimes the procedures and policies in effect in the workplace are not up to date. “The conversations we are having have said ‘HR is evolving’; I don’t think it has evolved entirely yet, but it is evolving.” The importance of evolving was also highlighted during a Monday session, “Cultivating a Culture of Learning from Day One: How Facebook Keeps Learning at the Heart of its Culture.”

Working Out Loud: Using the Tools We Already Have

Learnnovators

In effect, it can act as a set of notes of one’s day’s learning aggregated and filtered via hashtags and shared with the broader world. Small working out loud circles can use Twitter effectively through facilitated tweet chats as well. It may require a facilitator to add cohesion and keep the live conversation on track. Because of it’s byte sized updates, Twitter encourages live conversations and exchanges — a hugely advantageous aspect of #wol.

Content Marketing Basics Going Into 2019

KnowledgeCity

Before you can use content marketing as an effective tool to drive profits, first you must develop a content marketing strategy. You can use social media, search engines, conversations with customers, feedback, surveys and input from coworkers to create relevant content. Once a novelty niche in the marketing arena, content marketing is now its own branding powerhouse.

Jeff Cobb’s New State of Association eLearning Report

Web Courseworks

Mobile and personal computing technology combined with the ability to share information easily across a common platform such as Facebook, YouTube and blogs has provided a veritable gold mine of data. With data and information as accessible as this, taking advantage of these resources should not only be cost effective, but also can sometimes provide a more focused, situational, applicable (and actionable) understanding of a subject than a textbook can.

How to Save ‘Social Learning’ Before We Destroy It

Mindflash

You hear the phrase “social media” come up alarmingly frequently in conversations and presentations about social learning. The “fire burns” message continued to be shared and spread around the community … all without a single Facebook post or tweet. Social media tools like Facebook, Twitter, Yammer, and others do represent a critical milestone for social learning.

Modern Communication in HR: Embrace Digital

KnowledgeCity

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn. These tools allow employees to expand their reach into industry-specific conversations around the world. Business business communication Communication communication skills communication tools effective communication modern communicationCommunication has changed a lot over the last few of decades. Or, the last few years, even.