ROI of continuous training: HR Directors’ unsolvable problem?

Coorpacademy

’ The HR Director : ‘ In order to improve the return on investment of continuous training I can use digital learning tools. Does this solve the main problem of HRs? How to maximize your impact as a HR Director?

Professional Support at an Open Source LMS: Interview with Athanasios Papagelis Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd

eFront

Athanasios Papagelis - Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd: One of the reasons that eFront is an extremely successful eLearning solution especially for medium organizations is the fact that is well supported. Athanasios Papagelis - Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd: We use an advance enterprise software to support our worldwide clients that use eFront. A few times we may have to login to the client's system to evaluable the problem and fix it.

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Learning the ‘Dinosaur’ way!

Origin Learning

Who can forget the world-wide ‘wow’ phenomenon of this Director’s 1993-film Jurassic Park! We can do that for the first time with online learning , and that’s the reason we’re doing online [courses],” says Sanjay Sarma, director of MIT’s Office of Digital Learning.

Podcasting Equipment Setup and Software I use on the 10-Minute Teacher

TalentLMS

The problem with three person recording is that it puts the two guests on the same track. Then, I upload to Libsyn which also syndicates to iTunes, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, and more. IT Coaches and Directors Librarians Mac Podcasting Teachers Tech Tips Tools Web Tools Windows-PC

Getting Your Association’s Board Behind Online Learning

Association eLearning

Online learning is a solution to a problem; so spend some time analyzing your association’s challenges or the voids that eLearning can help fulfill. Share this on Facebook. For many associations and nonprofits, a new eLearning initiative requires approval from their board.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Facebook, aka social networking. Facebook is the prime place for people to connect, and studies have shown that college students (i.e., those entering the workforce) prefer using Facebook to discussion forums hosted within an LMS.

Jaime Casap – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In addition to his role at Google, Jaime serves on the Board of Directors for the Arizona Science Foundation, New Global Citizens, Arizona Chamber of Commerce, Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, and serves as an advisor to dozens of organizations focused on education and access, including South by Southwest EDU (SXSWedu,) the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and is on the GSV Advisors Advisory Board. Instead, I ask students what problem they want to solve.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Thursday, June 28, 2007 Emerging Technologies in e-Learning I sat in on a lunchtime WebEx presentation with Gary Woodill -- Director, Research and Analysis, Brandon Hall Research. I have a problem, where is the answer? However we are suppose to locate an IT problem in order for our proposal to be approved. We could not find a suitable problem to address. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 6

Upside Learning

In continuation to our weekly roundup of the best links shared on Twitter and Facebook, here is a collection of our top 15 links from the last week, each accompanied by a quick brief. A Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem?

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Education and Marketing – Why the Two Must Team for Success in eLearning

Association eLearning

The problem is, when it comes time to market the association’s eLearning education or professional development in general, the lines get blurred, the message gets lost or marketing opportunities are missed entirely.

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How Associations Can Compete with Universities

Association eLearning

Colleges and universities are not teaching specialties any longer and thus creating a skills gap problem in the workforce. Share this on Facebook. Associations have a tremendous opportunity to serve an unmet need in education and training.

How Associations Can Compete with Higher Education

Association eLearning

Colleges and universities are not teaching specialties any longer and thus creating a skills gap problem in the workforce. Share this on Facebook. Associations have a tremendous opportunity to serve an unmet need in education and training.

There’s More than Scissors and Glue in Our Common Craft Library!

eLearning Brothers

I recently saw a post on Facebook about how a writer had an amazing story idea before they went to sleep. The IT director is irate—her network is vulnerable, and her job is at stake. Her problem quickly becomes your problem: she wants four online training modules in the next two weeks.

ASTD TechKnowledge Wrap Up in Pictures #ASTDTK12

Learning Visions

Stuart Crabb of Facebook. Although Kineo’s Managing Director Steve Rayson was in London at the Learning Technologies conference, there he is on the screen behind Adobe’s Allen Partridge. Thursday’s general session was keynoted by Stuart Crabb, head of learning at Facebook.

Digitec Blog Post Named to Association Universe’s Daily Best

Association eLearning

As a guest author on the yourmembership.com blog, Jack McGrath, President and Creative Director at. Digitec, reported on the skills gap problem facing industries and what associations can do to help solve the problem. Amy Bassett Marketing Director at Digitec Interactive. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook.

“We’ve Always Done It This Way” and Technology-Enabled Learning

Your Training Edge

Customer Interaction Solutions magazine editorial director Tracey Schelmetic wrote : “When an unwillingness to learn about, let alone adopt, new technologies begins holding businesses back, it’s time for education. Facebook was in its very early stages, and Twitter wasn’t even on the radar.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Facebook, aka social networking. Facebook is the prime place for people to connect, and studies have shown that college students (i.e., those entering the workforce) prefer using Facebook to discussion forums hosted within an LMS.

Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

How are you going to solve those problems with online learning? The education director will probably need to address technical planning and develop a deployment strategy. Share this on Facebook.

Culture Is Key to Sustained Design Thinking-Based Practice

CLO Magazine

Paul Reeder, Executive Director, Ohio State Executive Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Ohio State University. Innovation is about more than creating something fresh and popular in the marketplace.

Hey, That's Social Learning!

Dashe & Thomson

As the band director explained, the students organize the ensembles, recruit student musicians, and show up between one to four mornings a week – before school – to rehearse. The band director provides a safe environment and plenty of opportunities.

Hey, That's Social Learning! | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

As the band director explained, the students organize the ensembles, recruit student musicians, and show up between one to four mornings a week – before school – to rehearse. The band director provides a safe environment and plenty of opportunities.

On the MOOC Horizon: Tin Can API

Your Training Edge

For example, an API makes it possible for you to share a YouTube video on Facebook or a photo on Twitter. Bryant Nielson – Managing Director of CapitalWave Inc.–

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Why Your Association Should Be Considering Responsive Web Design

Association eLearning

This isn’t a new problem of course. Tara Burghart Director of Content and Marketing at.orgSource. Tara Burghart is the Director of Content and Marketing for.orgSource, a digital communications and technology consulting firm. Share this on Facebook.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

Facebook, aka social networking. Facebook is the prime place for people to connect, and studies have shown that college students (i.e., those entering the workforce) prefer using Facebook to discussion forums hosted within an LMS. Many MOOCs have Facebook pages set up either by the instructors or by groups of ambitious students. Blogs are excellent options for courses that require individual reflection and problem-solving.

How to Compete with FREE eLearning

Association eLearning

The problem with very general offerings is that they offer little value to your members and chances are, similar content may already exist, perhaps it’s even available for free from another association or education provider. Share this on Facebook. Everyone loves free.

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Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

The problem often comes back to a fundamental error in how a company introduces users to the new technology.

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How to Make A Thousand Training Videos for YouTube FAST (Customer Story)

TechSmith Camtasia

The Problem. Back in 2011, Carl Knerr was the Services Director at Avaya. The problem was that he was tasked with creating training videos and video tutorials in a very short amount of time. At a glance.

Games For Change Part 2: How We Ran Our Learning Game Design Workshop

Bottom-Line Performance

Even when we thought we “got” the homelessness problem, we would discover how our projections were overly optimistic. What game mechanic will make you feel what its like to have your mental and physical well-being deteriorate week after week from a substance abuse problem?

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Games For Change Part 2: How We Ran Our Learning Game Design Workshop

Bottom-Line Performance

Even when we thought we “got” the homelessness problem, we would discover how our projections were overly optimistic. What game mechanic will make you feel what its like to have your mental and physical well-being deteriorate week after week from a substance abuse problem?

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Get Your Game On: 7 Questions to Ask Before Implementing Gamification

Association eLearning

She believes in a creative approach to problem solving and hates the words “we’ve always done it this way” used in that order. Christina Smith Director of Content & Client Marketing at YourMembership.com. Share this on Facebook.

SMEs Are Not Instructional Designers

Association eLearning

Guide them by asking about real world scenarios and problems. Pam Kelly Instructional Design Director at Digitec Interactive. Share this on Facebook. We all know that Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) provide the content that makes a course informative.

Social Media: The Virtual “Over-The-Partition” Learning Network.

Dashe & Thomson

They might even jot down a few notes that you can reference the next time you troubleshoot that widget problem. Im a problem-solver and thoroughly enjoy helping clients succeed and look good. I am currently the Director of Instructional Design and eLearning for Dashe & Thomson.In

Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning.

Dashe & Thomson

I learned that the Target Center in Minneapolis is the 28 th busiest building in the nation via Facebook today. That’s right, FACEBOOK!

Neural Machine Tools – The Future of E-learning Translations

CommLab India

Jay Marciano, Director of Machine Learning at Lionbridge, compares deep learning with playing a piano. A number of companies such as Baidu, Amazon, and Facebook have evinced keen interest in neural machine translation , and therefore, there is a good chance of this list getting expanded.

The 3 New Skills all L&D People Need

Degreed

Sarice Plate, Xilinx Senior Director of Global Talent Acquisition and Development, has advised her team to get savvy in the following: Curation. There are tools like Facebook and Instagram that benefit from causing distractions, not to mention our phones buzz constantly at new alerts and Google returns hundreds of thousands of search results. We need to appeal to our learners, and being ‘appealing’ is a marketing problem, not a learning issue.