Thu.Aug 18, 2011

Everywhere you look there's an app

Clive on Learning

Thanks to Cammy Bean for alerting me to two more apps for learning technologists. I've loaded them on to my iPhone and taken a look. First up is Connie Malamed 's eLearning Coach app, which is essentially a glossary of instructional design terms. Here's the menu. And here's a typical entry.

3D Simulation/Game Development Tool: Thinking Worlds

Kapp Notes

In the webinar I conducted the other day, a number of people indicated that they had budgets of less than $1,000 and were wondering if it would be possible to create any kind of 3D learning game on such a meager budget.

Trending Sources

eLearning Podcasts (and a few others)

The eLearning Coach

Some people dance with their iPods. I learn with mine. I’m addicted to podcasts because they’ve changed my life. It’s the only way I know to keep up with subjects and topics of interest without taking away from tasks that must be done.

What I learned about webinars from Adobe

Clive on Learning

In June I participated in a webinar which Adobe ran as part of its Summer Masterclass series. I know it's taken me two months or more to get round to it, but I did feel the event taught me some interesting lessons. First of all, this was at first sight an elaborately orchestrated event, staged by for Adobe. We had a formal panel show set and a full video crew. We also had an excellent and highly experienced interviewer, Helen Olsen, to host the event.

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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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How to Motivate Gen Y: Let Them Give Away Your Money?


Evidence shows that, when it comes to retaining Gen Y, it’s not all down to dollars and cents. Training, a collaborative work environment and a sense of shared purpose can all motivate younger workers to stay put, not just a healthy pay check.

It need not be new to be great

Jay Cross

Today a mind-blowing array of gorgeous old automobiles drove into Carmel and parked for a few hours on Ocean Avenue. They are on their way to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance on Sunday. For an enthusiast, these are cars to die for. .

MEPP Program Moodle & Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks

MEPP Program About four years ago, the UW Department of Engineering Professional Development (EPD) approached Web Courseworks about hosting a Learning Management System (LMS). As a private sector partner, we were chosen by UW Engineering because of our attention to the workforce learner as opposed to supporting technology for on-campus learners. Since 1949, the UW [.]. eLearning conferences distance learning elearning moodle The Wisconsin Idea Web Courseworks

Learning Advocates Address Continuing Education Barriers

CLO Magazine

Last week while attending a conference, I had the opportunity to speak with leaders of benefits and learning functions across the country. Conversations sparked the desire to continue the discussion from my previous blog, Using Social Learning to Encourage Continued Employee Education. I believe social collaboration tools can serve as a catalyst to not only drive employee participation in continued education but also to help them considerably overcome real and perceived barriers.

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.