Blogging Inside or Outside the Corporate Firewall

Tony Karrer

Stephen Downes commented on my recent post - Personal Work and Learning Environments (PWLE) - More Discussion and said - I am opposed to the trend coming from the corporate learning side of the house to treat PLEs as work tools. What is it about people in corporate learning that they feel the need to perpetuate the attitude of servitude it seems all learners must adopt. If it's captured in a system inside the corporate firewall, it won't go outside.

Firewalls and Security in Software as a Service

Tony Karrer

Tools - A Summary - was general consensus around: Software as a Service is Great for Learning Professionals inside Corporations Firewall restrictions still pose a problem for SOME services Security is a concern, but generally should not stop use The reason that Software as a Service is so attractive is that it is often hard to get Corporate IT to spend time on getting even simple software packages set-up and even harder to get them to agree to support these packages.

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How Video-Based Learning Impacts The Future Of Corporate Training

Dan Keckan

Outside the firewall, the future of video-based learning is already here. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Video-based Learning Corporate eLearning Best Practices eLearning eBooks Employee Engagement Employee Training Video In eLearning

5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

G-Cube

Every advancement – in terms of new software, increased processing speed, greater storage capacity, and so on – enables corporate employees to heighten their work experiences. Here are the reigning IT-enabled trends that are defining corporate training today: It’s All Social. The greatest of all trends – the trend that’s reigning supreme in corporate circles – is the power of social media.

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Shaping an eLearning Solution

Zephyr Learning

Developing elearning tends to focus on three areas – content, design and technology, which really is a given, but there is no strategic substance to focus our vision and desired outcomes. Making elearning work is a challenge, and I know from experience that there is very little emphasis placed on the people who will be taking the learning! There are three alternative areas where much of your focus should be directed when placing elearning on the path for success: Engagement.

Get Microsoft LMS integration to improve and enhance your eLearning experience

Paradiso

In fact, we are one of the few eLearning companies in the market that provides this integration. But you won’t only get all the multiple advantages from Paradiso LMS, you would also get some other features design especially for the Microsoft LMS integration that would complement your eLearning platform even more. The users get one-click access to the LMS in the cloud from behind the firewall.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It. Where Corporate Learning Came From 3. Corporate Learning Today 5. Corporate Training Is Broken 7. Corporate training is broken. The world around corporate training has changed. Where Corporate Learning Came From. Corporate training was invented in the early 20th century when instruction by senior managers replaced apprenticeships. General Electric opened the first corporate school.

Screen Resolution Alert for eLearning Developers!

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

If you are an eLearning developer this is important news. But if you are an eLearning developer this should not be NEW for you. Let this ALERT serve as a reminder for those who consider themselves eLearning developers but don't know the standard screen resolution supported by your IT department. The data is based on global internet usage in general and if you track usage stats for your web sites behind your firewall you should be able to see for yourself.

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The Most PROVOCATIVE Shout-Outs From Today’s Learning Innovators

Learnnovators

Understandably, it has a natural impact on corporate e-learning as well. Lousy eLearning needs to become a thing of the past. The Serious eLearning Manifesto is the result. ” – Michael Allen. “ That’s why the instigators of the Serious eLearning Manifesto banded together; too few people were applying good formal learning principles! ” – Clark Quinn. QUOTE: “ The future belongs to those who not only have the courage to shout, “The emperor has no clothes!”

Monotonous to Fascinating: Changing Employee Training Module

QuoDeck

This is cloud-hosted, some of the microservices can actually iterate what we call Omprem, behind the firewall. So, they adapted in the firewall which communicates with the client systems with the clouds. Corporate Learning Best Practices e-Learning Employee-Training Press Sales corporate training elearning Game-based learning Learning management systems learning technology Mobile Learning

Learning Technologies 2010 – Day 2 Recap

Upside Learning

Some bits of what Josh shared in his presentation are available in this complimentary report titled Predictions for Corporate Learning and Training Management 2010 (registration required). Source: Predictions for Corporate Learning & Training 2010 by Bersin. After having a great first day at the Learning Technologies 2010 I was looking forward to an exciting second day.

Learning Organizations, eLearning 2.0 and Edupunk

Clark Quinn

Janet juxtaposes the recent inclusion of eLearning 2.0 type tools in Learning Management Systems against the philosophy that corporate and commercial is evil of the edupunkers. Corporate IT is interested in rolling out systems that they can control for security, auditing, back-up and a host of other control reasons. It makes sense in many of these cases to keep it inside the firewall. This will benefit the corporation and the individual

THE MOST PROVOCATIVE SHOUT-OUTS FROM TODAY’S LEARNING INNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Understandably, it has a natural impact on corporate e-learning as well. Lousy eLearning needs to become a thing of the past. The Serious eLearning Manifesto is the result. ” – Michael Allen. “ That’s why the instigators of the Serious eLearning Manifesto banded together; too few people were applying good formal learning principles! ” – Clark Quinn. QUOTE: “ The future belongs to those who not only have the courage to shout, “The emperor has no clothes!”

Learning Organizations, eLearning 2.0 and Edupunk

Tony Karrer

Janet juxtaposes the recent inclusion of eLearning 2.0 type tools in Learning Management Systems against the philosophy that corporate and commercial is evil of the edupunkers. Corporate IT is interested in rolling out systems that they can control for security, auditing, back-up and a host of other control reasons. It makes sense in many of these cases to keep it inside the firewall. This will benefit the corporation and the individual

Cybersecurity and COVID-19: Preventing Organizational Risks with an At-Home Workforce

Interactive Services

Install a firewall configured to let trusted employees in and keep bad actors out. Latest News compliance elearning compliance training corporate training data privacy training information security training online training

4 Tips When Dealing with the Cybersecurity Threats of Remote Work

Digitec Interactive

You can put firewalls in place, change your router password, and use a VPN if you can. Corporate eLearning BlogWith so many businesses transitioning towards remote work , it’s important to be aware of the potential risks.

Creative Commons Use in For-Profit Company eLearning?

Tony Karrer

Of course, you can always find a corporate attorney who doesn’t want to do that even, but you probably can’t access common websites from that company either. What if I want to use the course content or part of the course content to teach employees or partners behind the firewall. If I want to create eLearning for use by my employees, can I use CC-BY-NC content as part of it? First, likely the course is being provided only behind your firewall. eLearning Technology.

10 Awesome Training Engagement Techniques from the Last Year

ThinkingKap Solutions

Project Management eLearning. Firewall Policy Compliance eLearning. This course used our VR Conversations strategy to train complex firewall policies. VR (virtually real) Conversations is a strategy of turning typical “monolog” style eLearning narration into a virtual dialog between the learner and the course mentor. Travel Safety eLearning. Software Rollout – eLearning Curriculum. Eviction Law eLearning.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 3: Online Learning Systems

Your Training Edge

Do you want users to be able to access the system from the Internet, that is, from anywhere, or just within the confines of the organization’s firewall? Related Posts: eLearning: Developing Internally vs. Licensing Externally Corporate University: The Learning Management System LMS: The Foundation of Your Training Initiative Learning Management System Basics (LMS) eLearning: About External Licensing (Visited 384 times, 4 visits today).

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, December 06, 2007 eLearning Guild Demo Fest: Sun MicroSystems The eLearning Guild hosted a webinar this afternoon featuring the winners of The eLearning DemoFest which took place at the DevLearn Conference & Expo on November 7, 2007. Best of Learning Visions Essential Reading for Instructional Designers The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

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Microsoft Buys Skype: Will it Impact Your eLearning Strategy?

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

However, I'm not sure anyone has thought about what this deal might mean for corporate eLearning strategies. Since Microsoft has some ownership in Facebook this might open up FB as a more viable corporate solution. Basically having Skype behind your firewall is a pretty cool thought wouldn't you say? This could also be good for secure corporate mobile communications. The big news this week is Microsoft buying Skype for $8.5billion.

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Collaborative Learning in Spite of Organizational Walls – June #LCBQ

Dashe & Thomson

These sites are application specific and, when necessary, reside outside the corporate firewall. The sites contain best practices, step-by-step instructions, message boards, FAQs, training schedules, links to eLearning modules, tips and tricks, and process information. LCBQ elearning ERP Training instructional design project management subject matter expertsHow do we break down organizational walls when it comes to learning?

Social Media vs. Social Learning

Integrated Learnings

In a lot of cases, we are using internal corporate social media tools to collaborate. 4-- Consider a collaboration site for anyone going through an eLearning course to discuss the learning. Releasing an eLearning course in conjunction with a collaboration site would be a great opportunity for subject matter experts to share information with learners going through the course and for participants to share how they will apply what they have learned to their job. eLearning Blog

10 Security Awareness Training Topics

Ed App

Another elearning platform, FutureLearn, also offers an in-depth course about Common Malware Attacks and Defense Strategies , which explores different strategies to prevent malware attacks and build cyber resilience. eLearning courses elearning employee training safety training

What is an LXP – The Definitive Guide

Origin Fractal LXP

It is often touted as one of the modern approaches to delivering corporate training today, to make corporate learning an essential part of everyday life. A Learning Experience Platform is cloud-based and functions outside the firewall too.

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Learning Solutions Conference Day 1, my recap

Challenge to Learn

I was interested because I thing performance support, training and eLearning together will integrate learning into the workplace. Interesting for me was to hear eLearning specialist talk about the need to over a part of their training effort to performance support, in order to connect to the business and the business goals more. In fact the cloud is nothing else then a bunch of web servers behind a firewall, like the servers data would live on your corporate servers.

Lower Your Cybersecurity Risks with Proper Employee Training

Your Training Edge

A cyberattack may disable or bypass your technical safeguards, such as a firewall or antivirus program. Related Posts: 5 Tips For an Effective Business Insurance Training Program Why HR Should Pay Attention to Employee Development Plans 4 Corporate Training Program Mistakes Trainers Should Avoid 7 Hints on how to Battle High Employee Turnover 7 Reasons Why All Team Members Should Have Social… (Visited 5 times, 5 visits today).

Learning and the Changing Workplace – Part 1

Tom Spiglanin

Meanwhile, corporate executives and others outside the L&D role are increasingly aware that alternatives to lecture-based instruction abound, and they expect changes. And virtually all of them envision these as forms of formal learning, taking place behind the corporate firewall. The firewall will continue to protect individual workstations or terminals, but workers will routinely work on cloud-based private platforms outside the organization.

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Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Bob Little is a writer , commentator and publicist who works globally, specializing in the corporate online learning industry. When it comes to promoting brands in the corporate online learning technologies industry, the key thing to remember is that you’re promoting a business-to-business brand. What would be the impact of this “disruption” for corporate L&D, and what re-alignment would you suggest for L&D to remain relevant?

mLearnCon - Save $$$ with Group Rate at Fairmont

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

But did you know there are learning solutions you can deploy TODAY even if you're locked behind a firewall? I love elearning. What mobile devices mean to eLearning is VERY different than what you might think. mLearning is NOT transferring your eLearning onto a mobile device. conference mlearncon mlearning corporate eLearningIf you have employees/learners that have cell phones, you NEED to be thinking about how this impacts your learning solutions.

The Importance of People in Risk Management

Unicorn Training

There’s something missing in our corporate response to cyber risk.The reality is 90 per cent of all successful cyber security breaches rely on human error. However, firewalls, encryption and anti-viruses will only get you so far. The need to build a human firewall around your business has never been greater, and as cyber criminals become ever more sophisticated and data remains vulnerable, the only guarantee is that the human firewall will need to keep getting higher.

Over 800 E-Learning Examples To Inspire Your Course Design

Rapid eLearning

The challenge was to create an interactive slider for elearning. Click here to view the elearning example. Click here to view the elearning example. To me, this is the value of routinely looking at elearning examples. Melissa shared her idea and I was able to iterate from it which allowed me to try something new and in turn practice using the elearning software. Click here to view the elearning example. Click here to view the elearning example.

How Micro-Learning Boosts “At the Moment Performance” - Tip #114

Vignettes Learning

How is this approach different from teaching them in a classroom or in an elearning or coaching situation? In the case of Ed, do we allow workers to access YouTube references or do we still bar them from accessing such resources from our corporate firewalls? Inside our firewalls, do we encourage workers to share their experiences by allowing them to use tools like video sharing, drawing, collaboration, instant messaging and many others?

Web 2.0 - Consumer vs. Enterprise Use

Tony Karrer

And there certainly is an issue of adoption inside corporations. and eLearning 2.0 Innovation is happening first in the consumer space and then flows to corporate world. are already being used, then try to align your strategies with these tools rather than trying to provide behind-the-firewall solutions. Jack Vinson (in Web2.0 as opposed to Enterprise2.0) pointed me to Ben Gardner's post The difference between Web2.0 & & Enterprise2.0

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How an LXP can Improve Product Training Success

Origin Fractal LXP

Today, eLearning has enabled companies to effectively deliver training to intended users. Learning material can be safely accessed offline and remotely, outside of a corporate firewall. The need for Product Training. Product Training can aid a variety of business goals.

LEARNNOVATIONS ~ LOOKING BACK, LOOKING FORWARD

Learnnovators

One of the criticisms that eLearning platforms face is that their Experience API implementation is nothing but SCORM in disguise, and these tools are not really leveraging the power of the Experience API. In many organizations, the courses are locked behind firewalls or LMSs and the learner has limited access to them.”. As this wonderful year comes to a close, we wish to take a look back at our little journey, which presented us with some great learnings about ‘learning’.

How to Successfully Role Out a New LMS

SkyPrep

Selling the need for new technology to your corporate owners and managers is tough, but at its worst, it is still a prelude to the challenge of selling it to your employees once you have managed to get it. For example, you do not want to find when you are illustrating how your courses now contain videos that the corporate firewall blocks YouTube video viewing. eLearning Employee Training

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | April 12, 2019

Mike Taylor

I’ll also be back to navigating the world of corporate culture, firewalls, and all the things that come with it. Check in on the Elearning Fusion conference from Warsaw via #ELF19. “If you are deliberately trying to create a future that feels safe, you will willfully ignore the future that is likely.” – Seth Godin. The news of the week is that I’ve started a new gig, consulting with Change 4 Growth.

How to Successfully Role Out a New LMS

SkyPrep

Selling the need for new technology to your corporate owners and managers is tough, but at its worst, it is still a prelude to the challenge of selling it to your employees once you have managed to get it. For example, you do not want to find when you are illustrating how your courses now contain videos that the corporate firewall blocks YouTube video viewing. eLearning Employee Training

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Search - Implications on Knowledge Work

Tony Karrer

InfoWorld: Reinventing the Intranet These articles point out what we already know: It is generally easier to find stuff that is in the mass of public information than it is to find stuff inside our own corporations. While there is some defense of Corporate IT in that it is harder to get at information that is stored in a wide variety of systems, e.g., ERP, CRM, etc. It still is surprising that we are not seeing as rapid adoption of search technologies inside the firewall.

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