Podcast Episode 7: Modern Certification Programs – With Arleen Thomas

Talented Learning

Get The Talented Learning Show via RSS. EPISODE 7 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: What can associations do to modernize certification programs for young professionals? So, how does this kind of certification program succeed in today’s environment?

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.

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How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning


The first step in measuring eLearning’s ROI is determining what the initial investment will cost. The price of an LMS is a huge consideration in determining the overall cost of the initial investment into eLearning.In These costs include overhead costs and the cost of equipment.

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The E-Learning Foundations Intensive: Day 1


Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags eLearning , ls2010 The E-Learning Foundations Intensive: Day 1 by Kevin on March 22nd, 2010 Today is Monday; the end of the day on Monday.

Top 100 Tools For Learning 2010 – C4LPT Survey

Upside Learning

I understand this list is more inclined towards tools that learning professionals use for their own learning as opposed to those used for creating learning programs or training sessions. Google Reader – RSS feed reader.

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Are MOOCs the Future of Online Education?

Your Training Edge

The promise of online education: • low costs. UC Berkeley –Check out: Berkeley Webcasts and Berkeley RSS Feeds. • MIT Free Courses – Check out MIT’s RSS MOOC feed. Source: BestCollegesOnline.org. What’s at stake?: $400 400 billion: amount of money spent annually in U.S.

Elearning applications


This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 open source e-Learning projects for 2011 that will help you implement a low cost e-Learning solution. Extensions on RSS module ► July (2) The gradebook module Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 eleme.

Four Ways to Keep Education Alive and Profitable


Data are hard to come by, but we know that apprenticeship programs have largely disappeared, along with management-training programs. The cost of learning is shared with the employee. I imagine that a better question to ask than “What education programs do we cut?”

The Renewed Importance of EHR Training – Meaningful Use Incentives.

Dashe & Thomson

And yet, by the estimate of the Department of Health and Human Services itself, somewhere between 30% and 50% of all clinical practices that attempt to implement an EHR have given up before the process was completed – often at the cost of thousands of dollars and countless hours wasted.

Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment - How a Blog Drives Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

I recently conducted a one-month leadership development program at Harbinger Group. The program, dubbed BaseCamp 2010, addressed 40 participants drawn from the senior and mid-level ranks of the company. The goal of the program was to expose participants to selected ideas in innovation, strategy, leadership and vision: all of them set in the context of high tech industry. The program, conducted over five weeks, was a great success.

RIP Old LMS… Say Hello to the Next-Gen LMS


and collaboration tools such as RSS feeds, billboards, news, blogs, forums, chats and more. Learners, tutors and clients can easily access the training programs from tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices. Is your current LMS giving you nightmares?

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Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning


Praat Praat is a free scientific software program for the analysis of speech in phonetics. The program also supports speech synthesis, including articulatory synthesis. FreeTTS FreeTTS is a speech synthesis system written entirely in the JavaTM programming language.

Podcast Episode 3: Gamification and Learning – With Karl Kapp

Talented Learning

Follow The Talented Learning Show via RSS. In a sales environment, it’s easy to translate that 12% increase in revenues into a real dollar value and see that it dwarfs the cost of developing the learning content. WELCOME TO EPISODE 3 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

e-Learning Glossaries


E-Learning Glossary - Imperial College London Barrier-Free eLearning When participating with WSU, College of Engineerings Barrier-Free eLearning program, you may be introduced to new terms and concepts. Extensions on RSS module ► July (2) The gradebook module Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 eleme.

Addressing On-Demand Learning and Performance Needs #LCBQ | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

That said, I’d like to share some of my ideas about how we need to change what we do to address on-demand learning and performance needs during design, development, and deployment of a training program. Most recently, Ive been working on training programs for the propane industry.

My Favorite Things: Tools and Tips to Facilitate Content.

Dashe & Thomson

Gliffy is an online flow charting tool that provides a cost effective way to create and publish high-quality flow charts and diagrams. Gliffy offers a free basic account and premium services are available at additional, but minimal cost.

My Favorite Things: Tools and Tips to Facilitate Content Development

Dashe & Thomson

Gliffy is an online flow charting tool that provides a cost effective way to create and publish high-quality flow charts and diagrams. Gliffy offers a free basic account and premium services are available at additional, but minimal cost.

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.


It’s so revolutionary that it’s no longer about me adapting myself to somebody else’s set of programmings or the way in which a device is going to engage. Edublog Award Nominations RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo!

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

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. This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders.

eFront Wins Learning Technology Award


Based on a coherent approach to human capital management which keeps the workforce actively engaged, the eFront Enterprise platform offers the means of aligning learning programs with business goals to cultivate employee skills and knowledge associated with business performance.

The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems


Back when I started as a software engineer, you wrote programs that were procedural in nature, self-contained, beginning to end. And then came along came object-oriented programming and all of a sudden the “production system” changed. RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo!


Interview on lms-selection.com


We make use of several aspects of eXtreme programming regarding development and testing procedures. We used all the inside information, feedback and features request, programming and eLearning expertise we gathered through time to produce this version.

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

Able to talk into the computer and thus program and have it tie into the correct pronunciations. Option to have one on one coaching/tutor sessions via the product (this is an extra cost). Can upload other files, like documents, PDFs and as you noticed have links including RSS feeds.

Free e-Learning books


Allen bridges the gap from theory to practice on both training and educational programs. Extensions on RSS module ► July (2) The gradebook module Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 eleme.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

In a minute I’ll give you the story of a company that saved over fifty million dollars with a low-budget curation program. Here’s an example of a no-cost, one-person curation project. The initial attempt to offer the curated news as RSS feeds and on blogs bombed.

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eFront Contests


Module creation contest Modules are additional programming components that are designed to enhance eFront under various dimensions. Extensions on RSS module ► July (2) The gradebook module Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 eleme.

What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

” Some apps connect students to study groups or link to dynamic content such as RSS feeds. Learners can use RSS feeds to keep current on topics. “Essentially, it’s an open system that allows us to showcase what Luxottica has to offer, facilitates on-boarding and drives a consistent brand message in a highly cost-effective manner.”

Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

Harold Jarche says: December 11, 2010 at 5:29 pm Unless a formal training program is exceptionally long (months/years) it cannot provide some essential components of developing any skill: practice, feedback & reflection. Feel free to join the discussion by leaving comments, and stay updated by subscribing to the RSS feed.

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Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Lower cost and the locations of their personnel and other clients. If I have those skill sets, why would I want to be an administrator of a LMS, when I could work free-lance or in some other programming capacity? Anything that reduces calls into a company’s tech support (and thus lower the costs for that vendor’s customer support) will be incorportad. Forecast : Strong growth and increased costs to the company who purchases these solutions. Data costs.


LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

We are sick of the RSS feed and then super lame YouTube links. Costs, have to be placed equally into consideration. But, besides Africa and a few other areas in the world, where the components of infrastructure and cost play key roles, LMS vendors seem to be lagging on the other mobile device opportunities. Again, open source programs exist today that you can use as a feature within your LMS.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

An API (Application Program Interface) enables an interface from a piece of software to communicate with another piece of software (in its simplest form) or multiple pieces of software (called a mashup). APIs available in popular programs – SAAS. And then ask them if there is a cost for integrating APIs. Trust me, they will find other ways to recoup the alleged cost.

Are you playing the role of the Subject Matter Expert instead of the Instructional Designer?

Janet Clarey

Clark said: [I] just advised SME on converting to elearning, recommended Clive’s 60 mins , Cathy’s Action Mapping , and my own 7 Step program (of course). You trade speed and low cost for flexibility and richness.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

I come from an old-school approach: I sort of understand the technology, but I leave the graphics and programming expertise to others. The programming skills should be left to the programmers.

Product Review: GeoLearning GeoMaestro

eLearning 24-7

API (Application Program Interface) capability. Additional cost for Training/Support – package based (Common in the industry, but enough already). Social Learning add on module – Not a lot for what you get at an additional cost. The downside of using this, is it will require someone with programming skills to work with GeoLearning to make it a go (again, common). GeoLearning offers the creation feature for you, for an additional cost.

E-Learning Early Indicators

eLearning 24-7

If they were doing it, Facebook like page, a crummy blog that looks nothing like a real blog, a Twitter like feed, maybe RSS, text chat and YouTube functions and upload/download angle. I’m glad to report that Litmos, a Lite LMS vendor, has dropped any additional cost for more storage, if you go over your included storage. Very few vendors have an immediate multi-lingual functionality, so with one pull down click, the program will switch to another language.

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