Wikis for Improving Productivity

Experiencing eLearning

Significant increases in productivity with a wiki. The productivity increases are really what interests me in this webinar. Productivity. Improves customer service b/c people have the right information–you aren’t working on a mortgage and discover halfway through that the rules have changed. It has already paid for itself in increased productivity in less than a year. They customized and saved their own templates.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): iQuiz Maker - Make Custom Quizzes for the iPod - oh yeah, its free

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Learning objectives are best achieved when tied to real-world (not inworld) factors of production" (TerraNova) | Main | Create your own cartoon strips and another Wii Mii Editor.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

This is NOT Customer Service! Normally I run Zone Alarms security suite of products and I generally think they are the best out there - they are certainly better than Norton in terms of being Norton being such a resource hog. I will say the piece that gives me pause is when I wonder how many e-learning products are engineered like this - so that problem requires the client to supply the labor or eat the system downtime. This is NOT Customer Service!

7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy. It’s a tricky balance working with customers. On the other hand, a demanding customer can negatively impact the elearning course by making demands that don’t fit sound instructional design. We built the project exactly like the customer wanted. I was inexperienced at the time and catered to our customer’s every demand and ended up with a subpar product. Technorati.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Learning objectives are best achieved when tied to real-world (not inworld) factors of production" (TerraNova)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Great List of Presentation Resources | Main | iQuiz Maker - Make Custom Quizzes for the iPod - oh yeah, its free » June 23, 2007 "Learning objectives are best achieved when tied to real-world (not inworld) factors of production" (TerraNova) ( link to post on Terra Nova by Robert Bloomfield ) Here is a little excerpt (thats redundant and repetitive isnt it?).and

Random Web 2.0 Statistics

Kapp Notes

Wikipedia About ) The breakdown of bloggers, according to Technorati , is Hobbyists (72%), Part-Timers (15%), Corporate (4%), Self Employeds (9%). Here are some interesting Web 2.0 Statistics gathered from a number of different sources. Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Good for introNetworks!

Mark Oehlert

Million in Series A Funding I know the folks at introNetworks, Mark Sylvester and Guy Nadivi in particular, Ive used their product a couple of times now (for a conference and as a skills database) and Ive always been impressed with the product and important their willingness to work with folks on customizing it to your needs.

How gamification enhances eLearning solutions

Aptara

More overt game materials, including custom computer games for training new hires, are growing in popularity. In 2011, Gartner predicted that over 70 percent of Global 2000 organizations would use gamified apps to inspire employees and customers.

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

Xyleme

The “manufacturing” of software requires people to create, test and ship products in a systematic approach, as you would with physical goods like automobiles. And then came along came object-oriented programming and all of a sudden the “production system” changed.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wanna new job? How about CEO at SocialText?

Mark Oehlert

Weve grown to3,000 customers, 50 people, the leading brand in the space, aninnovative product, solid revenue growth and are targetingprofitability.

Notes from Intelligent Content 2010

Xyleme

It is content that helps you and your customers get the job done. That being said, training still lags pretty far behind other industries such as technical publications and product documentation when it comes to intelligent content. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

By doing this, George argues that vendors (LMS in particular), and the organizations they sell to, will begin to see their product no longer as simply an event-based tool for learning, but rather as a process-based tool for capacity planning and workplace effectiveness.

LMS/LCMS Social Media & Side Notes

eLearning 24-7

Customers could post comments and others could respond. Which of these could you see as beneficial to your employees, your customers or both? Product & Blogging & Niche Communities (Amazon.com – Product; LiveJournal – Blogging, Nibbledish – Niche). Social Measuring - Technorati. If you haven’t been looking at LMS/LCMS solutions lately or if you have, you may be noticing a trend - social media.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Day 4 - Man.Im just getting warmed up! (and a shocker!)

Mark Oehlert

In sales of both videos and recorded music—in many ways the perfect products to test the long-tail theory—we see that hits are and probably will remain dominant. That is the reality that should inform retailers as they struggle to offer their customers a satisfying assortment cost-efficiently.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

Xyleme

In mid-May, along with Xyleme CEO, Mark Hellinger, I attended EMC World where one of our enterprise customers, Informa , had the opportunity to showcase their integrated Xyleme LCMS / EMC Documentum solution to the ECM community. Training, marketing, product documentation, etc.

$1 million e-learning no more…

Xyleme

Now-a-days it’s about getting something up quickly that is the right content, in the right size to the right device so employees and customers can do what they need to do. For example, let’s say that you’re teaching a technical product. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare

Xyleme

The dream is grand one: content reusability, multi-modal delivery and real-time customization – all from a single source of enterprise content to meet the requirements of learners worldwide. But what we often tend to overlook when launching these projects is that single-source is a paradigm shift for almost everyone involved, affecting directly and indirectly all aspects of learning production. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content

Mark Oehlert

Now someone from the journal PLEASE explain to me, what benefits you and/or your customers derives from you having this relationship with this publisher?! e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Get Social, Get Game and Get Learning!

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

Mark Oehlert

Users sync their custom apps through iTunes. June 10, 2008 in Apple/iPhone/iPod | Permalink Technorati Tags : iphone TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Ohhh.the new iPhone is a wee sexy lass isnt she? e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « This is a test of Jott. Main | Ive had some reports of this blog hanging up.anybody else having issues?

Finders keepers, losers weepers

Clive on Learning

But he's not convinced that bottom-up approaches usurp the traditional disciplines: Folksonomies are great for surfing what Technorati calls the World Live Web, They are an amazing new tool for trendspotting and for revealing desire lines. Mooers Law , proposed by Calvin Mooers in 1959, states that: An information retrieval systen will tend not to be used whenever it is more painful and troublesome for a customer to have information than for him not to have it.

5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

If you want a good place to start, Gabe, our Director of Customer Support, had a recent post on his favorite learning blogs. Tap into that resource and you can save hours of production time and potential frustration. The templates that come with the Studio platinum pack were designed by the Horton’s and are a good resource for beginners using the Articulate products. Technorati. The Rapid Elearning Blog. 5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development.

's How to Save Time & Money Building Your Next E-Learning Course - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

I start by automating as much of the production process as I can and freeing up my more expensive Flash developers to work on projects that best utilize their skills. Build custom elearning pieces that you can drop into your rapid elearning course. Rapid elearning software is very flexible and allows you to add custom content like Flash files or web objects. Commit your multimedia resources to custom development. It doesn’t mean you don’t help the customer.

Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Sitting in the car and waiting in line is not very productive. That’s a lot of money and lost productivity. When people have to go through a serial training process regardless of their level of expertise, two problems arise - you lose productivity and learners become totally disengaged in the learning process. Vocescuola - 7 Proven Techniques For Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy. Technorati. The Rapid Elearning Blog.