Fri.Oct 26, 2012

Transforming learning and development

Clive on Learning

In a series of posts on the Onlignment blog that has run throughout 2012, I have endeavoured to explain how transformation can take place in workplace learning and development. I started the series by setting out the need for transformation.

Theories for the digital age: Connectivism

Learning with e's

Learning in the industrialised world can now be contextualised within a largely technological landscape, where the use of digital media is assuming increasing importance.

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Add High Level Engagement to Learning with Games

Raptivity

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The Biggest Barrier to Leadership

CLO Magazine

Egos can create false pride and self-doubt. When managers are addicted to ego affliction, it erodes their effectiveness. No matter what position you’re in, you face the same stumbling block to effective leadership that everybody else does: the human ego. Ego-driven leaders have caused more business missteps than anyone can imagine. This problem begins when we “edge good out” and put ourselves in.

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ARTICULATE NON EST REX – 3 REASONS HIGHER ORDER LEARNING IS BEYOND THE MOAT

Wonderful Brain

For the past two months or so, I’ve been writing high profile video scripts and storyboarding in a group whose company is synonymous with the 2008 economic collapse. That they made a recovery and paid back most of their bailout money is a testament to leadership and perseverance. But I wish those same qualities extended to training, for here, little was produced that could be considered responsible online education. Like most subjective or creative ventures, it comes down to choices.

Embed Brand Into Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

From its peak in 2006 until 2009, Harley-Davidson retail motorcycle sales volume dropped almost 40 percent. In May 2009 new CEO Keith Wandell developed a plan focused on leadership development, growth, continuous improvement and sustainability. When Keith Wandell was appointed CEO of Harley-Davidson in May 2009, the organization’s learning and development arm, Harley-Davidson University (HDU), was not being fully utilized.

Temporary Outage

LearnDash

If you recently attempted to access LearnDash , then you may have been surprised when the site didn’t open – and we were just as surprised! I took it upon myself to contact our hosting provider and assured that we would be up and running again shortly. It didn’t happen as quickly as I would have preferred, but all is well now. Apologies for any inconvenience this caused. We have been assured that this won’t happen again – I certainly hope so. Have a relaxing and enjoyable weekend. Justin. Tweet.

Harness Personal Connections for Purposeful Development

CLO Magazine

Promote a higher level of commitment to a community to reap the most benefits from social networks. A staggering 1.7 zettabytes — 1.7 billion terabytes — of data were created in 2010. That number is expected to grow to 12,000 zettabytes by 2040, according to futurist, author and speaker David Houle.

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

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How to Run OpenSesame Courses in Your Existing LMS

OpenSesame

OpenSesame is the world’s marketplace for buying and selling online training courses. Whether you’re looking for a course for yourself or for your entire team, OpenSesame offers more than 20,000 courses in topics from compliance and safety to information technology and soft skills.

The Week That Was

CLO Magazine

The top five stories from CLOmedia.com for the week of Oct. Also, do we really need in-person teachers anymore