Mon.Mar 19, 2012

Bring your own

Learning with e's

Mobile learning is on the rise. It was inevitable that the mobile phone would be brought into the classroom, with or without 'permission'. Many children use their mobile phones in class even though school rules forbid them to do so.

On joining the eFront community

eFront

After several years in social media / communications for newtechnologies, with a focus on the elearning industry (and of course, after havingbeen an avid reader of the eFront blog myself!), I have now joined the eFrontteam. And I’m excited to be part of the eFront community!

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Check out a new Video Tip Series - Part one: Recording Videos

Visual Lounge

Creating videos from stratch can be tricky if you are a newcomer to the game. From camera placement to recording and editing techniques, we have you covered. A new video tip series will be sent out via Twitter and published weekly to our blog for the next 6 weeks.

Spoiled By Instant Gratification – Fact or Fiction?

Living in Learning

How many times have we bad-mouthed a copying machine for taking an entire 30-seconds for burning a copy [and stapled I might add.] of a100-page document? I mean c'mon, that's less time than it takes for me to crank a single sheet of paper into a typewriter.uhh.yeah.typewriter.yes, my mistake.that would have been a bulky piece of technology that required human fingers to punch a button for each.never mind. At this point I'm voting "FACT" like a big dog. Where are you on this?

2018 Customer Training Goals

Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks? If you’re not sure, this guide can help.

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Venture Capital in Education: New Technology and New Solutions

OpenSesame

At last week’s SXSW interactive conference, blogger Betsy Corcoran of EdSurge convened a panel discussion among venture capitalists on the future of education technology: “ Classroom 2020: VCs and the Education Revolution ”.

My New Best Friend: The Genovation MacroMaster 683

E-learning Uncovered

Last week , I talked about my addiction to keyboard shortcuts to help me reduce my development time. Well, it gets worse! I’d like to introduce to you my new best friend, the Genovation MacroMaster 683. What is it? I’m so glad you asked.

The Tale of a Job Hunt

Allison Rossett

Tweet Meet guest blogger, Marci Paino. Here is the story of her search for a new position. On the trail to a new position. This is the tale of a job hunt that I began in November, 2011. A few hours were spent updating and tweaking a resume.

How Training Can Help Overcome the Manufacturing Skills Gap

Mindflash

The following article was written by Derek Singleton of SoftwareAdvice.com. The original can be seen here. Article republished with permission. Three Ways to Overcome the Manufacturing Skills Gap. A recent Deloitte report estimated that as many as 600,000 jobs U.S. manufacturing jobs are unfilled.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

"All you need is people who want to learn and a shady tree."

Unicorn Training

Unicorn Training Instructional Designer, Andy Houghton, on how his experiences volunteering at home and abroad has helped shaped his views on how learning should be needs driven."During During a speech at the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Conference in the USA on March 1, Bill Gates talked about technologies that can help increase the impact of teaching and learning.