The Division of Wiki Labor: Wikis in the Working World

Dashe & Thomson

The result for companies can be a situation where crucial corporate know-how becomes scattered, resulting in costly delays and less-than-optimal work-products. The first option, of course, is to bring in a training team to develop all the training you need, in a format that fits in with your workers busy schedule, such as eLearning or mLearning. Wikis blended learning peer-to-peer learning Training Development user adoption

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Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources

Tony Karrer

I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions. So, of course, I went to eLearning Learning and I looked at Wiki , Collaborative Learning with Wikis , Wikis and eLearning 2.0 , Wikis Corporate eLearning , Social Learning with Wikis , Wiki Security and a few others. Here’s some of what I found: Why a Wiki?

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Wiki Owner

Tony Karrer

Stewart Mader points us to Sarah Denman's look at the four groups most likely to be involved in a wiki or other enterprise 2.0 Choose all that apply Technologies Used Percent % Corporate Collaboration Portal (eg. Why are we not seen as a player when it comes to Wiki or Enterprise 2.0 eLearning Technology. Browse eLearning Content implementations. The list is: IT HR - and no it doesn't include learning or training - it's more the compliance side of HR.

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How to Make Wikis Part of Your Training Program


With the Encyclopedia Britannica abandoning its 244-year-old printed version in response to the dominance of Wikipedia, and Britain’s education minister calling for a “wiki approach” to designing the curriculum for schools, wikis deserve a role in employee training and learning. The case for wikis. But Connie Malamed, the expert behind The eLearning Coach , stresses that Wikis work because they’re cheap and community-building.

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Conference Wiki Examples

Tony Karrer

Someone asked me for an example of a conference using a Wiki both for organizers during planning, evaluating proposed sessions, etc. Certainly we did parts of this for Corporate Learning Trends 2007. Likely the Wiki would be much better for something larger. Browse eLearning Content at www.elearninglearning.comand for attendees with session pages, participant lists, that kind of stuff. It was more aimed at the attendee side.

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Social Media & Learning, HTML 5, Brain Training, & Wikis

Big Dog, Little Dog

Spies, Twitter and gardening: social media meets learning - Donald H Taylor in Corporate Training. HTML 5 and eLearning Development - The Upside Learning Solutions Blog. HTML and Flash are most commonly used today for developing elearning content. Like most other eLearning developers, we prefer developing content using Flash over HTML because HTML can't support rich vector graphics with animations essential for delivering an engaging learning experience.

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Using Wikis to Stop Brain Drain | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Using Wikis to Stop Brain Drain by Jolene on February 23, 2010 in Wikis In his December Training Magazine article Training in a Web 2.0 My experience is that when implemented and administered effectively, wikis can essentially serve as an institutional knowledge reservoir and stop the brain drain, or at least slow it to a trickle.

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Wikis - Public vs. Controlled - Why There's No eLearning Wiki

Tony Karrer

I received an email asking me if I knew of any Wikis that provided information on eLearning concepts. there's not really a place where you can find a Wiki that covers eLearning concepts. You can certainly go to Wikipedia and find information about learning concepts including eLearning and eLearning 2.0. However, Wikipedia has some issues (as does any public Wiki) as a place for defining these terms. The article on eLearning 2.0 Update Sept.

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eLearning Tools - Wikis, Blogs and More

Tony Karrer

Found via Donald Clark - Business Week article - The Wiki Workplace that discusses use of Wikis and Blogs and particularly their use. At Xerox, Chief Technology Officer Sophie VanDebroek turned the process inside out by setting up a wiki that would allow researchers in the R&D group to define collaboratively the company's technology strategy.

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If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of Us by Jon on December 13, 2010 in Wikis , social learning Although most people don’t view US intelligence agencies as great examples of organizational effectiveness, I came across some encouraging evidence recently in the way some have begun to share information.

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If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of Us

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of Us by Jon on December 13, 2010 in Wikis , social learning Although most people don’t view US intelligence agencies as great examples of organizational effectiveness, I came across some encouraging evidence recently in the way some have begun to share information.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: I Heart My Wiki

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, July 06, 2007 I Heart My Wiki I have finally thrown myself into the wiki waters. The kickoff meeting agenda and notes went in the wiki. Interview transcripts go in the wiki. Notes from conversations with staff members go in the wiki. Brainstorms and project ideas go in the wiki. You might even say its being written by the wiki.

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Will Blogs, Wikis, RSS, Mashups be Used in Corporate eLearning?

Tony Karrer

I saw another post from Dave Boggs, Has The Blogging Trend Begun To Fade, Even Before It Ever Got Started In Corporate Training / e-Learning Environments? In this post, Dave unfortunately lumps together blogs, wikis, mashups, rss feed together (probably because eLearning 2.0 However, I think the answer about adoption rates is going to be quite different for these things with Wikis and Mashups being adopted at a very high rate.

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e-Learning Acupuncture: Wiki uses at Universities

E-Learning Acupuncture

Thursday, March 08, 2007 Wiki uses at Universities Wikis, a popular Web 2.0 Some universities have deployed a university-wide wiki while others have deployed department-specific wikis. Some of these wikis have been taken down - they existed at the time I wrote this post in March 2007). In general, these institutions are using wikis for these main purposes: Manage communication for collaborative staff projects (i.e.

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Start this 2019 by the hand of the Top eLearning Companies in India


The Top eLearning companies in India are ready to receive 2019 with new versions of their products and releases of new specialized services for companies that are interested in increasing their workforce and training capacity. We have prepared this list with the companies that we think, are the better options to look for training , content , development , IT solutions or eLearning matters in India. Top eLearning companies in India.

eLearnDevCon2006 - Wiki session prep

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Life, the Universe and wiki This is a great post to get you thinking about the power of wikis. Come with all of your questions to the wiki session. You can also find out more about me at the Corporate eLearning Development Blog. And those of you reading this at elearndev, then check out the eLearn DevCon 2006 Blog for lots of great info in preparation for the conference

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The NEW wiki -

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

What's the fastest, coolest wiki to set up and start using? I spend a solid 30 seconds getting the elearndev wiki running without even breaking a sweat and so can you. I will start using the Corporate eLearning Development Wiki at pbwiki as a compliment to this blog. Oh, yeah the graphic is right there. Feel free to help me populate it with great stuff. Go ahead and post a link to your own blog, or just say hi!

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Corporate eLearning

Tony Karrer

Corporate eLearning Blog posts related to Corporate eLearning: eLearning Tools - Wikis, Blogs and More in Corporate eLearning New Debate on Value of Blogs and Wikis in the Enterprise Open Source Business Model Knowledge Management Core Issues Use of iPods and other Mobile Learning IBM Taps Employees for Innovation Using Blog Like Tools Corporate Learning Laggards? Learning Trends Point To and Shape Corporate eLearning

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Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Beyond that, probably the best thing to do is to use eLearning Learning to go through it’s open source eLearning and open source eLearning Tools. Of course, I’d recommend skimming through eLearning Learning to find the latest and greatest. Upside Learning Blog , April 29, 2010 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

5 Ways How Corporate LXP Improves Productivity


Below are 5 ways how corporate LXP software improves productivity: 1. It delivers effective training to employees. What some employers fail to realize is the importance of providing corporate training to workers regularly. Corporate LXP software is the perfect tool for the job.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week)

Mark Oehlert

Main | "The Core of Fun" (Raph Koster via IT Conversations) » March 12, 2008 "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week) ( article link ) When I first saw this article, I thought great, another study telling us what we already kno w. The study recommended: Integrate the wiki as one of several important tools in an organizations IT collaboration architecture.

eLearning in the Workplace


Workplace learning, professional development and eLearning are phrases with increasingly blurred meanings. eLearning has become the cornerstone of education services to the mobile and the busy employee. With the positive relationship between eLearning and employee performance, more content is developed and archived regularly. In this section we discuss the major aspects of workplace trainings and the appropriate eLearning strategies. Tips workplace elearning

Examples of eLearning 2.0

Clark Quinn

During my presentation last Thursday that was an introduction to eLearning 2.0 as part of an online event for the eLearningGuild, I mentioned a few common ways that I've seen eLearning 2.0 internal processes on wiki starting to use wikis internally Moving faculty bookmarks to Delicious use wiki for learners to craft definition of 'seamless service' after searching orgs that proclaim to provide seamless service We hope to build wikis that our students can use to share information.

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

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 4

Upside Learning

50 Ways To Use Wikis For A More Collaborative And Interactive Classroom. Wikis are an exceptionally useful tool for getting students more involved in curriculum. This article shares how you can put wikis to work in your classroom. Some of the biggest corporates including Cisco, IBM, Microsoft, and even the Army depend on games. Using video in eLearning courses can be a powerful way for your organization to meet its learning objectives effectively and rapidly.

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How E-learning Can Benefit Companies – Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

Today, in the middle of the era of innovation, e-learning takes a prominent place in corporate life. Electronic learning is a new wave in a corporate education, which is mostly regulated by the 70/20/10 rule. E-learning for business makes world corporations successful. Online training courses are accessible not only within open sources but also in a corporate life. Corporate libraries. Most of the corporations have an internal wiki.

5 Benefits of Using Custom eLearning Solutions in Your Corporate Training

Obsidian Learning

Custom eLearning is a significant part of any corporate training program. Corporate training, as a whole, serves to boost employees’ critical skills, develop new skills, guide their careers, increase engagement, and build a solid corporate culture. Thus, having a strong corporate training program is paramount. The criticality of continuing education in the workplace makes the development of a good corporate training program rather tricky.

What is Your Training Plan B?

Dashe & Thomson

After debating several options, the team decided to implement a wiki as a temporary knowledge base. The LMS Manager set up a wiki and the training team populated it over the weekend with the process and procedure content they had been creating for training. Situation: A consulting company was tasked by a healthcare company to provide 11 hours of eLearning using Captivate on several new products. Not eLearning.

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Corporate Training Content: Directions in Curation


They took what they had, and migrated them to collaborative documents (wikis, at the time). The post Corporate Training Content: Directions in Curation appeared first on SAP Litmos. Articles Course Content Enterprise Learning content library elearning content

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.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D Pardon this hodge podge but I have waaayyy too many items to get through them individually and quite frankly the number of tabs I have open is getting a little scary.

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Using MOOCs in Corporate Training Programs

Your Training Edge

The same can be said for corporate training. This is a good option for content areas where much of the material is already delivered through elearning or where generic courses have not been developed or are not sufficient, for example, sales training. You can also bypass the LMS altogether and set up the course as a wiki. Many MOOCs have wikis that students can edit freely, which encourages them to share and collaborate.

Three Reasons Why Corporate Training Departments Could Become.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Three Reasons Why Corporate Training Departments Could Become Extinct by Jon on April 26, 2011 in Development Tools , Training Development , Video , budgeting , eLearning For some, the idea that a major corporation could do without it’s training department is unthinkable. Facebook), eventually find its way into the corporate environment.

eLearning Predictions 2015

Web Courseworks

The arrival of a new year means we have new eLearning predictions to reveal! We also think that extended enterprise LMS solutions will allow corporations to expand training opportunities and license to external, third-party audiences. Before we unpack all five of our latest industry predictions, I want to take a moment to recap our past eLearning predictions from 2013 and 2014. What all that said, here are our eLearning predictions for 2015.

Beyond Corporate Training: How Social Learning is Changing Travel

Dashe & Thomson

Let’s pretend for a minute that taking a role-based eLearning course at work is like traveling to a popular destination. Experts have created content for you to learn about some new features within your corporate ERP system, just like tour guides and writers do within guide books. social learning elearning ERP performance support user adoption Wikipedia Wikitude World Browser youtube

Academic vs. Corporate LMS – Where the Lines Blur


Academic vs. Corporate LMS – Where the Lines Blur. In the vastness that is the LMS market, there are two clear market segments; referring of course to the Academic and Corporate Learning Management Systems. In an Academic LMS, a learning path is defined by a variety of options that do not exist in the corporate realm. Corporate Terms. Tests: eLearnings occasionally accompanied by one final certification exam.

4 Big Advantages of Integrating Knowledge Management With eLearning

gomo learning

This guest blog post looks at the 4 main advantages of integrating knowledge management with eLearning and how this can help L&D teams and organizations train their people. eLearning is an incredibly important field that relies on ever-evolving tools to provide compelling, impactful learning experiences to users. Online knowledge hubs allow companies to store corporate wiki-style information that both customers and employees can access easily.