Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

For almost a decade now, we’ve been hearing that these “emerging” technologies will become viable solutions to add to the L&D practitioner’s toolbox. I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to emerging technologies of any kind so I follow these discussions and explore where I can. Augmented Reality – This emerging technology seems to have the greatest challenge getting people to understand how it can add value or even what it actually is.

Worried About Course Security? Start With Your Website.


After putting all that work into developing course content as an intellectual property, no one wants it to be scraped and shared elsewhere. The “multifactor” in this case refers to different ways to prove that you are who you are.


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The Emergence of Learning Engineering

Knowledge Avatars for Training

Learning Engineering is an emerging field that applies science, technology, and pedagogy to produce the most effective learning experience. ICICLE stands for IC Industry Consortium on Learning Engineering, where IC refers to the Industry Connections program at IEEE.

I Believe in the Many Emerging Roles for Learning and Development Professionals

Tom Spiglanin

The 70:20:10 framework helps to put the work of learning and development (L&D) organizations into perspective within the whole of employee learning ( previous article ). Rapid development tools offered some relief, making it easier to quickly move training content online. A sizable number of employees are more adept at finding information than those in Learning and Development.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

Developing a. learning curriculum will develop and nurture. The good news is that developing an. term more often than not describes the development of a full program. delegation,” or “we’ve developed a new process. develop a solution or not. Results-Driven.

How emerging technologies are going to shape the workplace


How emerging technologies are going to shape the workplace. Something new comes out almost every day and digital dexterity refers to the willingness and enthusiasm of members in an organisation to constantly try out and embrace these developments. The post How emerging technologies are going to shape the workplace appeared first on MATRIX Blog. The modern workplace barely resembles what it used to be a couple of decades ago. There is no need to clock in anymore.

Emerging E-Learning Trends for 2019


E-learning itself has also developed rapidly and 2018 saw quite a few new trends entering the market. . No matter if you are teaching kids, adults or you develop courses for corporate learning, you need to take advantage of the advanced opportunities new technologies offer. Adaptive learning is a trend that is going to see greater adoption and development in 2019. Even though microlearning is not a new or emerging tendency, it still deserves its place in 2019.

Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

Bottom-Line Performance

My research findings on how to develop effective educational applications led me to complete an internship at the United Nations Headquarters in 2010. Many people talk about stats that refer to the massive adoption of mobile devices, the impact of devices in our daily life and so on. At Bottom-Line Performance, we often refer the uptake of mobile learning tools and uptake as slow and steady rather than a sudden spike. Mayra Aixa Villar.

Free learning & development webinars for April 2021

Limestone Learning

Organizations have had to accelerate the digital transformation of sales enablement while seeking strategies that integrate skill development and reinforcement with their performance improvement goals. It means developing people so they can perform and grow.

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Top emerging trends in eLearning


Top emerging trends in eLearning. Throughout 2015, a number of eLearning trends began to emerge, and are guaranteed to continue to gain importance and prominence throughout the course of this year. It is an umbrella term that can be used to reference many different elements of education but, put simply, refers to bite-sized pieces of information that can be delivered in less than 15 minutes. Digital Content Development.

How to Develop Leadership Competencies that Work


We all know that future business leaders don’t emerge by chance. The best ones step into their biggest roles after years of intentional development. Do you know how to develop leadership competencies that work? . Building talent : Develop people for competitive advantage.

Developing Immersive Technical Training

Origin Fractal LXP

His research led to the development of the Cone of Experience. In this blog, we will examine the two most popular technologies for developing an immersive learning experience for technical training and their inherent advantages.

Is Wearable Tech a 2014 eLearning Trend to Watch?

Bottom-Line Performance

A growing number of organizations are developing a set of best practices for their corporate learning programs that takes all of these “trends” from the past few years and turns them into a set of tools that can actually be put to use. Emerging Technology emerging trends and technologies elearning trends emerging technologies wearable tech Consumers will continue to adopt wearable tech in 2014… there’s no doubt about it.

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The Learning & Development Podcast: Lessons From The Line Into L&D with Paul Jocelyn


The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. Listen to episode 63 of the Learning & Development podcast here. David James: Welcome to The Learning & Development Podcast. What’s emerging?

The Learning & Development Podcast: Podcasts For Learning with Shannon Martin from Podbean


The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. Listen to episode 65 of the Learning & Development podcast here. The Learning & Development Podcast. Shannon, welcome to the Learning & Development podcast.

Supporting Professional Development in Remote Environments

eThink Education

Supporting Professional Development in Remote Environments. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of organizations to rethink how they handle training and development. What Is Professional Development? How Is Professional Development Different From Training and Onboarding?

Supporting Professional Development for Remote Employees

eThink Education

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of organizations to rethink how they handle training and development. Today, many leaders are asking how they can more effectively support remote professional development in today’s current workplace conditions. What Is Professional Development?

Learning Trends, Technologies, and Opportunities – New White Paper by Sharon Boller

Bottom-Line Performance

” Using both quantitative research and anecdotal evidence from our work with Fortune 500 clients, Sharon uncovers both what the learning and development field currently looks like AND where is it headed in the next 12 – 18 months. In section two, “Emerging Trends and Technologies,” Sharon shares the 7 learning trends that will grow in 2013 and beyond: 1. More learning snacks, ePubs, videos, and reference tools.

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How to Unlock Your Company’s Employee Development Budget

Sales Hacker Training

This reality pervades any market and triggers fierce competition especially among high-performing businesses to find, develop and retain top talent. Because forward-thinking organizations recognize the importance of employee development, their growth strategies always include ample budgets to fuel their learning and development (L&D) programs. How Much Are Companies Really Spending On Employee Development Training? Career Development Articles



It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. We are experiencing prolonged periods of stress, in some cases even to the point of developing Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome.

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2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)

Bottom-Line Performance

She forecasted where she sees the trends going… while also revealing six “truths” about what the current state of training and development really is. More learning snacks, ePubs, videos, and reference tools. Learning and development is more aware of the forgetting curve than ever before… and people are motivated to make sure learners do not forget what they’ve learned so quickly.

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Hiring Unity Developers For Your L&D Team: What You Need To Know

Roundtable Learning

The verdict is in: learning and development (L&D) teams have embraced immersive learning. That line of discovery starts with the basics: should an L&D team hire in-house Unity developers ? What Do Unity Developers Do? . Why Would You Want Unity Developers On Your Team? .

Developing A Learning Culture & Organisation With Nigel Paine


During the episode David and Nigel discussed Nigel’s latest book: Workplace Learning: How To Build A Culture Of Continuous Employee Development. Listen to episode 5 ‘Developing A Learning Culture & Organisation With Nigel Paine’ here. By understanding this you can begin changing the organisational process through people and eventually more of a learning culture emerges. Listen to episode 5 of the podcast and find out more about developing a learning culture.

5 Mistakes eLearning Developers Often Make


Despite best intentions, several eLearning developers make these common 5 mistakes. Despite the time-tested and proven methods of eLearning design and development, most of our peers still repeat the same mistakes. Using eLearning development tools that don’t fit the situation. So, you are still using the feature in your eLearning development tool that converts the entire PowerPoint content to eLearning. Use it sparingly and only in emergencies!

Free learning & development webinars for August 2017

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 9AM – 10AM PST: The Business Case for Learning: Using Design Thinking to Deliver Business Results Expenditures for learning and talent development have grown significantly in the past two decades. Learning and development practitioners must move from a value-capture focus to a value creation focus, which means using design thinking to drive results. What costs to include when developing the fully-loaded cost.

Paper Cuts


While high-end virtual reality hardware is available – and more will become available this year – the folded paper option is the perfect gateway for exploring this emerging technology. Thankfully I stumbled upon this discussion thread in the Google Photos Forum about a different problem, for which Russ Buchmann refers to the Photosphere XMP Tagger app (not a Google app). I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard.

Experience API, cmi5, and Future SCORM by Art Werkenthin

Learning Solutions Magazine

The current standard for eLearning-to-LMS communication is SCORM, the Shareable Content Object Reference Model. Development Strategies Emerging Topics Learning Systems Measurement Training StrategiesOriginally released in 2001, SCORM is rapidly becoming obsolete. Here is an update on the path to a new standard.

Free learning & development webinars for June 2017

Limestone Learning

After some record-setting rain summer has decided to emerge. Thursday, June 1, 2017, 11AM – 12M PT: Leveraging LinkedIn for Business Development LinkedIn is the most powerful sales tool for today's sales professional if you know how to use it effectively. Examples will be provided for learning and development. In this webcast, you will learn about: Creating innovative learning programs aligned to communities' skill development needs.

eLearning Outsourcing: Training Companies Turn to eLearning for Survival & Growth

Upside Learning

The common theme emerging from these meetings is that their clients have started asking for eLearning solutions or blended solutions. If you’ve no experience with eLearning development yourself, you could align with an eLearning development vendor like us. Conduct some basic website review, sample reviews, reference checks, cost analysis, and even a small pilot. Last week I met several new prospective customers - training companies.

Learning Technology: How it can support workers to deliver results


Learning and development’s future is set to be impacted by three key factors. . Meanwhile, new technologies, such as artificial intelligence, are expected to increase labor productivity by 40% , representing a clear indication that the need for skills development in those areas is paramount to enabling these new workers to do their jobs properly, while equipping them with the knowledge they need to adapt to change as those technologies continue to evolve. .

Tips to Choose the Ideal eLearning Content Provider for Online Training Program

Infopro Learning

Either you simply don’t have an in-house development team, or they’re already weighed down with other work responsibilities. They should have past work samples and references that showcase their strong suits. Do they have policies in place to handle unexpected ‘emergencies’, such as unplanned revisions that might delay your eLearning course launch? You will have the opportunity to refer to the contract you originally signed to verify the expense or dispute it.

How Personalized Learning Enhances the Development of Your Employees

EI Design

The need to improve Learning and Development is higher than ever today and this is being driven by many factors, including: The most significant factor is the emerging, new technologies that are making several current skills redundant. How Can Personalized Learning Help L&D Teams in the Development of Employees? Developing specific skills that align to the business goals. How Can Personalized Learning Impact the Development of Your Employees?

How to Pitch Online Training to Senior Management


However, rather than view it as a necessary evil in the age of social distancing, senior managers should view this as the development of valuable HR infrastructure. Emergency training scenarios. Business Training professional development

How E-learning for Health Changed After Covid-19

Spark Your Interest

In developing online learning regional or local differences are easily included. This data can help develop more effective campaigns. Media assets created from developing e-learning for health can be used for other purposes. As well, a quick reference guide was also created.

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The foundations of innovation in L&D

E-Learning Provocateur

There are two sides of the innovation coin in corporate learning & development: technology and pedagogy. So it was with much surprise that, upon starting my new role in a global bank, charged with innovating its learning & development offering, I encountered the reverse! Terms such as “flipped classes” and “microlearning” emerged unprompted in my conversations with them.

7 Tips To Stay Ahead Of eLearning Trends And Adapt To Changes

Infopro Learning

Social media groups are a treasure trove of information, as they give you the power to identify emerging eLearning trends that other eLearning pros have already spotted. Bookmark these eLearning blogs and news breakers, then refer to them on a weekly basis. You can also look for common themes to identify patterns before they emerge. It was originally used by web developers who wanted to create mobile-friendly sites. Content Development Gamification

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8 Hallmarks of Top E-learning Development Companies

CommLab India

It is well-known that in recent years, India has emerged as the leading destination for e-learning outsourcing. Various factors such as a considerable reduction in the cost of online course development, a large pool of skilled, English-speaking workforce, differences in time zones, and an outsourcing-friendly legal framework have made this Asian nation the hotbed of web-based learning outsourcing. Are you too planning to outsource your e-learning development project to India?