MOOCs: Forging Diversity and Innovation

ID Reflections

The world of education, workplace learning, talent development – in short anyone and everyone connected with learning in some way – are talking, debating, evaluating, exploring, and generally trying to wrap their brains around this phenomenon called MOOCs.

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. The former is rather obvious and is often conflated with the term innovation. Not to introduce innovative ideas, but to make them happen.

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Innovation Thoughts

Clark Quinn

So I presented on innovation to the local ATD chapter a few weeks ago, and they did an interesting and nice thing: they got the attendees to document their takeaways. I started talking about why innovation was needed, and then what it was. meta-learning strategy

The Innovation Award

CLO Magazine

The Innovation Award is for learning executives who have marshaled resources and applied innovative practices, processes and/or technologies in a new and groundbreaking way to address a significant business or organizational opportunity. The plan crystalized.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

12 Ways to Get the Most. this ebook to help you cut through the. We know that the plethora of options out there. can make the process of choosing an authoring. what you need and make the decision easier. the latest Performance Management Maturity Model.

Which Comes First? Diversity or Inclusion?

NovoEd

Inclusive and diverse work environments positively impact the bottom line for business. Less clear is how to bring about the cultural and behavioral changes needed in the workplace for the benefits of diversity to emerge. Diversity Is Good for Business.

Influence, Innovation, Inspiration

Origin Learning

…and the power of great minds! Two luminaries have permanently etched their name in the knowledge era. Two individuals who have left their imprint in the planet in ways that make them very special to people across the globe. Jobs made technology relevant to humans.

Top 7 tips for Innovative eLearning Development

Your Training Edge

eLearning development is a matter that is concerned to us. With the advancement of technology, the education method has also been changed. In particular, is an innovation in the field of eLearning. The Quality of Content. Online eLearning.

Talent Development & Diversity are Priceless at MasterCard

dVinci Interactive

Everyone knows MasterCard as a leading credit card brand but today the company is a leading technology company enabling commerce all over the globe. As MasterCard evolves, it has aligned a talent, diversity and inclusion strategy with its corporate strategy.

Embrace design thinking to advance diversity, equity and inclusion

CLO Magazine

Despite best intentions, our diversity, equity and inclusion efforts often fail. Let’s consider two questions: How can we challenge the thinking and assumptions in DEI from past decades to redefine our ways of working to effectively solve problems? The core of DEI work is people.

Striving For Excellence Through E-Learning Technology

G-Cube

Undoubtedly, e-learning market is exponentially rising year-on-year. With digital revolution, the scope of technology-inclined learning techniques is increasing. The industry leaders believe that e-learning is the way ahead to train workforce on a continual basis.

The Changing Facet Of Aviation Training – The Digital Innovation

G-Cube

With an exponentially increasing access to high-speed internet connections, technology has become a significant aspect for everyone’s lives. An efficient use of Learning Management System to train professionals in aviation sector is no exception.

Diverse Workforce – How to Meet Learning Needs?

Origin Learning

How does an organization meet the learning needs of a diverse work base? What are the learning strategies it adopts to make its workforce stay focused and engaged? After all, business takes its cues from the world economy, and talent development follows suit.

The Benefits of Strategic Agility and Systematic Innovation

KnowledgeCity

Have you ever felt like your organization’s products, services and ideas tend to be just one step behind the market? In today’s business world, companies need to adapt and innovate rapidly to keep up with market demands. What are Strategic Agility and Systematic Innovation?

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How to keep a diverse workforce engaged?

Origin Learning

Learning needs, pace, moods…. The command and control economy era is over. Technology absorption is happening at a frenetic pace. Clearly, learning too is undergoing fundamental shifts – a metamorphosis of sorts. The buzz is around innovation and passion!

How to Support Diverse Learners in Global Classrooms

InSync Training

A Modern Learning on the Air Interview with Beth Yoder and Peter Byebierggaard. Bersin research confirmed what many of us already know: global teams define the modern workforce. Our organizations include diverse teams, connected by innovative technologies. Organizationally learning functions now work in a new standard: multicultural classrooms. Learners bring unique and varied viewpoints to our training events.

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How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. ” – Clark Quinn (Learning Technology Strategist). THE JOURNEY: Innovation is driving today’s businesses and workplaces around the world.

Enabling Future Leaders in the Age of “The New Diversity”

ej4 eLearning

“Workplace diversity” once meant representation by two genders and a small range of skin tones. Today, diversity means more: Different generations (Boomers, Millennials and Gens X, Y, and Z), the whole spectrum of LGBTQ, and vastly different cultures of origin. The organizational challenge now is bigger than just bringing all this diversity together, keeping the peace, and getting the job done. Sync up the organization and the people.

Learning’s Role in Innovation

CLO Magazine

The world has changed. Organizations are facing increasing disruptions, more information is available, and new technologies are making it easier and faster to compete. The ability to plan, prepare and execute is no longer sufficient. This puts a huge emphasis on innovation.

Innovation at the Intersection of Technology and Teaching

TechSmith Camtasia

Director of Learning Technology Solutions Leif Nelson shares models of innovation, practical experience with managing change, and thoughts about where innovative teaching and technology will converge in higher education. The ‘what’ of innovation.

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The Impact of Learning Technology on Corporate Training

Docebo

The right mix of learning technology and content is important to achieve learning goals. The rapid pace of evolution in technology and change in the way learners’ gather information is a serious challenge for organizations. Technology’s role.

How Companies Are Approaching Diversity and Inclusion

Everwise

Record numbers of organizations are either reviving and rebuilding their diversity programs or building one from scratch. In conjunction with this revival, diversity’s definition is changing. The Business Case For Diversity. Key to Diversity Efforts: Embracing Technology.

Innovative practice

Learning with e's

I love to visit innovative schools to talk to children and teachers about how they use technology, and Taupaki School fits that description. Boston and his Minecraft Project Boston and his friends were learning using Minecraft on school laptops.

The Innovation Award

CLO Magazine

For learning executives who have marshaled resources and applied innovative practices, processes and/or technologies in a new and groundbreaking way to address a significant business or organizational opportunity. billion and employee satisfaction has gone up across the board.

Social Technology, Community Management & Organizational Development

Learnnovators

I have been reading a spate of articles and posts related to the need for a change in the way organizations function. The diagram below by Dion Hinchcliffe is a succinct illustration of how digital technology has been and will continue to play a key role in bringing about this change.

LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

I have now formally reviewed 125 of the potential 700 learning management solutions available in the world. As I get deeper and deeper into the industry, I’m more convinced than ever that “focus” is the key LMS technology trend of today’s winning vendors.

6 Steps to Innovation through eLearning

TalentLMS

Creative companies are innovative,they are able to pull off the ground and stay viable for sustainable periods. As an up-and-coming organization, how can you be labeled as innovative? How can you create and disrupt the status quo to stay aloft?

Not Your Grandfather's Diversity Training

CLO Magazine

When the state of Michigan learned that the minorities who worked for the agency did not feel their opinions mattered, leaders created nontraditional diversity training programs to promote more effective ways to communicate. While roughly half of Michigan’s population is composed of minorities, just 14 percent of the employees in the state’s Department of Technology, Management and Budget in 2006 were from these groups.

Hospitality Industry and E-Learning Technologies – Some Experiences and Insights

G-Cube

Adoption of e-learning technologies provides a definite competitive advantage for businesses today in all the leading industries of the world. But keeping in mind the turbulent economic times, the industry also needs to cut down budgets. e-Learning

Top Use Cases of Modern Elearning Platform for Retail Workforce Training

G-Cube

To train retail workforce has always been a challenge, but the need is gradually rising with evolving customer needs and the advent of online retail stores. Let us discuss the top use cases of e learning platform in the retail sector: ? Sales training.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

Here is the short, graphical version: Our 2017 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. And below the fold, the long version, broken into the five stages popularized by Gartner: Innovation Trigger.

Equality and diversity in the workplace: understanding the business risk

Eukleia

The business case for equality and diversity in the workplace is compelling and goes far beyond the common misconception that it is simply about fairness. But the fallout can be far more deep-rooted and impactful on an organisation than either of these reasons.

Recent Update: ACCME Mandates Promoting Innovation for Successful CME

EthosCE

You might see a few eye rolls if you mention CME innovation as one of several ACCME mandates in a team meeting. Isn’t providing superior CME to an audience with varied learning styles and levels of professional experience challenging enough without having to think about innovation?

Diversity as a Learning Imperative

CLO Magazine

Innovation is more likely when organizations use diverse perspectives to find solutions to common problems. It is widely accepted that diversity is valuable to an organization, but it is worth examining why this is the case, especially when it comes to learning. To begin, let’s explore why diversity, and more subtly inclusion, have become rallying cries for corporate leaders. Related to our limited mobility was the threat of the unknown.

How do schools innovate?

Learning with e's

A recent list of 13 innovative schools is interesting because it is so diverse. Clearly innovation and creativity is not one dimensional. But looking at the 13 schools on this list, it is interesting to see what they have in common. What makes an innovative school?

Technology can get obsolete but learning cannot

Origin Learning

Sony, Samsung, Dell, and Intel are some leading global brands that are recognized as trend-setters when it comes to the world of technology and consumer electronics. They realize that consumers are no longer isolated, thanks to the digital advancements and the Internet of Things (IoT).

So-Called ‘Healthy’ Conflict Leads to Innovation

CLO Magazine

I don’t believe as a society we have truly learned how to have difficult conversations,” said Doug Upchurch, chief learning architect at Insights. Without a foundation of trust, I would question whether the conflict would be possible to be healthy,” she said.