GE TV: Elliott Masie on the Future of Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

The one and only Elliott Masie stopped by to share his wealth of expertise with all of your lucky viewers! He heads up The MASIE Center , a think tank focused on supporting learning and knowledge within the workforce. The fantastic Elliott Masie is joining us.

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Listen: Discover Financial Services’ Jon Kaplan on tuition assistance programs and the importance of building trust among your learning team

CLO Magazine

We also touch on his efforts at Discover to rethink and expand tuition assistance programs from a benefit to an asset. Jon really wanted to rethink that when he was at Discover and put in place a pretty impressive program to do that. We talked about the tuition assistance program.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: DIY vs. Formal Learning

Learning Visions

Elliot Masies most recent Learning Trends newsletter leads with the headline "DIY: Do It Yourself Trends". Small companies rarely have money or time for formal training programs. Its been years since Ive taken a formal training program for work. (I Free of cost. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium (June 3,4,5)

Mark Oehlert

Clarke » March 18, 2008 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium (June 3,4,5) (seriously, Sid Meier is a keynoter and it only cost $250 for the whole conference!) The George Mason University Instructional Technology Program and the Defense Acquisition University invite you to attend the 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium to be held on June 3, 4 & 5, 2008 in the Johnson Center on the Fairfax Campus of George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.

Breakthrough eLearning: Taking Compliance Training Seriously

Breakthrough eLearning

I think that this would focus our attention on creating a learning intervention centred on changing the way that our employees actual handle hazardous materials, not just on having them complete a quick-and-dirty top-level program that allows us to check this off our list.

Breakthrough eLearning: Compliance Training: Going Through the Motions

Breakthrough eLearning

tracking of learner progress, program participation and completion rates, test courses, etc.). This not only creates tremendous savings in administrative costs, it provides documented evidence that training was completed.

The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind


Cabbies go through a rigorous training program called “the Knowledge” to prepare for their test. As learning professionals, we’re often tasked with making the case for a travel budget to support our training programs. The Masie Center.

Here Come the MOOCs

CLO Magazine

With students seeking cheaper ways to earn a college degree, tuition costs rising and student debt piling up, proponents say MOOCs could be a building block for more efficient postsecondary education. “That’s an important topic for every CLO to look at,” said Elliott Masie, CEO and founder of The Masie Center, a learning and development advisory. Massive open online courses have been labeled a potential disrupter to higher education.

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How VR Boosts Traditional Learning KPIs


VR can also produce a positive financial impact on an organization by cutting employee training costs. Employees who go through VR almost always rate it as the best form of training they have done, and it’s highly likely employees are eager to go back and do it again (when is the last time that happened with one of your training programs?).

Why Author eLearning Content to Industry Standards?


At OpenSesame, we receive inquiries from subject matter experts and content authors who have developed training programs but are unsure about how to monetize them in the today’s online world. Course building tools on these platforms are available without cost but not without limitations. Elliott Masie recently spoke to a room full of training professionals where he said “We need to stop calling ourselves instructional designers and start saying producer”.

Search and You Shall Find

CLO Magazine

Can IT provide an analysis of how searches are used differently by diverse categories of workers or even by individuals in learning programs? Why not build that employee competency through courses, programs or even competitions? Let’s break new and almost no-cost innovative ground. Elliott Masie is the chairman and CLO of The Masie Center’s Learning Consortium. Search is ubiquitous, but an underutilized development strategy.

Any e-learning professional

CommLab India

We need to break down disability barriers to learning; as Elliot Masie says, “we need to bring learning to people instead of people to learning”. Authoring tools play a keyrole in cutting e-learning development time, eventually resulting in a cost-effective course.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Elliott Masie Learners as designers. The role of the learning leader is shifting from being a program manager to a solution architect. Instead, my belief is that the discussion will be much more around rapid, low-cost content creation.

Free e-Learning books


Allen bridges the gap from theory to practice on both training and educational programs.

Business of Learning

Tony Karrer

Take a look at the Masie – Learning Barometer. Thousands upon thousands of trainers attended conferences to learn about new approaches like programmed instruction, behavior modeling, roleplay, certification, interactive multimedia, sensitivity training. This is a very strange time.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ohhh.the new iPhone is a wee sexy lass isnt she?

Mark Oehlert

Army was one of the organizations involved in the beta program 35% of Fortune 500 companies were involved in the beta (notes from Engadget coverage of keynote "35% of the Fortune 500 has participated in that beta program. I just not know enough about programming to understand why this is so tough? e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « This is a test of Jott.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Edu-Gaming in the latest Escapist

Mark Oehlert

" Erin Hoffman: Tighten Those Graphics In addition to the low cost of enrollment, community and small colleges offer practicality and skill focus. The primary criticism of these programs has been their lack of connection with actual game development -criticism also levied at larger universities, which suffer a catch-22:Upscale universities require all of their professors to have Ph.D.s,

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

So there are plenty of opportunities to learn and it doesn’t cost you anything more than your time. The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS! As Elliott Masie puts it: “We are, as a species, blended learners.” Before I launch into my thoughts, here’s what Sara Ford (Program Manager of CodePlex) has to say about Agile: 1. Best of eLearning Learning. April 2010. Another great month! The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] January 3-4, 2013 New Presidents Program, sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Palm Harbor, Florida, USA. link] March 6-8, 2013 Analytics Symposium: Measuring Strategic Programs for Impact and Value, Intercontinental Miami, Miami, Florida, USA. Clayton R.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007

Mark Oehlert

Think about the richness of your program is all your presenters told you to pound sand and that they would not be presenting nor attending. The game costs a ridiculous $20 (kidding - it is worth significantly more than that) but there is also a free demo available.

Rethinking conferences

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Through their presentations at conferences, Allison Rossett, Elliott Masie, Gloria Gery, and scores of other awesome teachers have shaped the thinking of the greater learning and development community of practice. I really like Masie’s events, except he always has it at Disney world.