Ad-hoc Social Learning Environment Version 2: BaseCamp 2011

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

In an earlier post, I described an ad-hoc social learning environment where a blog was set up to drive learning for a group of 40 executives in a company, spread over multiple locations. Recently, this environment was put to use again to conduct a program titled BaseCamp 2011, where nearly fifty managers got together to learn select topics in strategy, finance and leadership.

Creating a Personalized Learning Environment

eLearningMind

Personalized learning in the workplace starts with creating an optimal personalized learning environment. Whether the training is face-to-face or online, you can have a personalized learning environment with blended learning.

Create Effective Dialogue Simulations for Online Sales Training with iSpring Version 8.3

CommLab India

Dialogue simulations are a way to develop conversation skills in a low risk environment. Constant training will help them make effective conversations. How important is it for sales personnel to say the correct thing at the correct time to a potential customer? It is very important.

Immersive training with 360° learning environments

Matrix

Virtual Reality provides an entirely computer-generated environment for the learner to step into. By tracking the learner’s movements the VR application allows learners to look and move around the virtual environment, interacting with virtual objects and people as they would do in real life.

ProtonMedia Announces ProtoSphere Version 2.0

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

There was a time when 3D virtual environments were all the rage.think SecondLife. But if you have the right training problem and capable users, then I believe interactive 3d environments can prove to be highly effective. ProtonMedia.com has been on my radar for quite some time. Then the fad dropped, but the reality that lies in the usefulness of these tools remains. Like every other technology used for training, it's not meant for every training problem.

Training environment vs. simulations for IT training — and how to get it right

Matrix

When designing training for new software users, a question that will inevitably arise is: Should you go for simulations or for the training environment? Don’t get me wrong, I don’t think that having a training environment is a bad thing.

Refreshing new training environments come via eLearning

Aptara

Refreshing new training environments come via eLearning. There are many reasons to implement new learning and development methods within corporate environments, and some of them go beyond the technology itself.

Metacognition for Effective Online Learning

TalentLMS

It is also all about understanding how to learn effectively, in a limited amount of time, using strategies that are corrected over time. You need to create autonomous and self-starting learners, who are responsible for their own learning and are willing to share the synthesized version of their knowledge with peers. Reflection exercises like these are the best practices in inducing metacognitive capabilities in your eLearning environment.

4 Ways to entice the Unwilling Learner: Solutions for effective learning

G-Cube

In the cut-throat competitive work environment, learning has become a necessity in order to survive and succeed. In addition we also created a separate version of the module – directed towards direct selling to the customer.

Enhance Data Privacy Compliance with Multi-Version Privacy Policies in Docebo

Docebo

As of April 28, 2018, administrators using Docebo’s learning management system (LMS) can create customized privacy policies for users to accept when they register or log into the platform, establishing and assigning multi-version policies to specific users.

When Misused Buzzwords Attack

Association eLearning

Effective. A non-interactive version might be a recorded lecture of an auditor discussing how to conduct an audit. Is not : 3D or virtual environments. Effective. Is not : Cheerful background music and flashy animations with sound effects and lots of pictures.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. In a corporate or business environment, on the other hand, elearning, while it may be hosted in a learning management system, is often more self-contained. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. In a corporate or business environment, on the other hand, elearning, while it may be hosted in a learning management system, is often more self-contained. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning.

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Mindflash.com Version – Product Review

eLearning 24-7

I deck out the house with special effects, ghostly lights, the whole works. While this makes sense if the archive is an older version and you are updating it, it seems an extra step, if you pulled the course because of whatever reason and it wasn’t because there is a new version online. In the beta version of the product, Mindflash.com included T/F, yet for the final version removed it. I love Halloween. It is one of my favorite times of the year.

How Sales Process Training Can Be Made Effective With eLearningc

CommLab India

According to a recent survey , it has been found that 98% of organizations are ready to use videos as part of their digital learning strategy this year.Video-based learning is an effective way to explain the sales process as videos are engaging and keep learners hooked to the session.

The best option for virtual training is to get an LMS for online courses

Paradiso

It won’t just simplify the process of creating effective online learning courses, but also ensures that those courses are easy to read and access for all users, no matter where they may be. The LMS platform by Paradiso Solutions has freemium, the free version of our Learning Management System. Best LMS Companies Corporate Education Moodle Virtual Classroom online online courses online education virtual learning environment

Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

PowerPoint is a highly sophisticated tool with an array of animations and effects, but all the bells and whistles are not much use outside their own environment. Import your deck into another format, try sharing online – and the effects you sweated over three nights in a row are gone.

The app effect: why playfulness is indispensable to learning

Saffron Interactive

So with that in mind, I decided to write my first blog post on the subject of apps, play, and flags (you’ll see), and what they can bring to the table in an e-learning, or m-learning, environment. If you want to learn something new, there’s not only an app for that, but there’s a bright and colourful app that will educate you through interactive games, record your progress, and occasionally bombard you with adverts (if you choose to download the free versions, like myself).

3 Golden Rules For Delivering Effective Technical Training — Without The Boredom

WalkMe Training Station

In a retail environment, technical training might include teaching a new hire how to use the sales platform to charge customers. Or it could be simply that your company is switching to the newest version of Microsoft Office. But all these tips will help you to develop effective technical training programs — and boost the employee training process. The post 3 Golden Rules For Delivering Effective Technical Training — Without The Boredom appeared first on Training Station.

8 Scary and Uncomfortable Reasons for the Growth of Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

While I think there are many legitimate reasons why an organization should partake in virtual immersive environments (VIEs) for learning and collaboration, there are also some "less-than-comfortable" reasons organizations are leaning in this direction. This will become especially acute if a more fatal version of the H1N1 flu starts to spread. So virtual immersive environments that allow a person to create an ideal image of themselves is an alternative that many people like.

The Success of Lex

CLO Magazine

Nilekani] recognized that a lot of what we’re doing at Infosys could be scaled to create an anytime, anywhere learning environment.”. Leadership Development Learning Delivery continuous improvement continuous learning effective learning learning case study

Some Shortcomings Around Game/Simulation Research

Kapp Notes

Please, we’ve done comparative research studies for decades and always found the same result, well designed instruction, no matter what the medium is effective. Also, another interesting aspect is how the studies decide what is “effective instruction.&# So, in terms of the shortcomings of the research, I would like to see more studies assessed in a more authentic environment if they are going to be a comparison of games/simulations and classroom instruction.

Designing an Easier Way to Be Eco-Friendly

General Assembly

He cares deeply about the environment and actively takes steps to reduce his personal impact, but he finds it difficult to keep track of this and would like to make more effective lifestyle changes. The Scenario Adrian is a busy young professional who cares about the environment.

Covert Consulting: A Survival Competency for Today’s Training Organizations

Living in Learning

For the full benefit of blunt effect, I had a single PowerPoint slide with Sales Training smack in the middle of it…72-point font…bold…that’s it…and an animation with that red circle with a diagonal slash through it animated to overlay a second later. A “lite” version ensued in a relatively covert manner. Environment – Organizational Design, Ergonomics, Measurement Criteria, Metrics, Internal/External Influences, Diversity, Culture, etc.

Is learner motivation your responsibility?

Usable Learning

A lot of the conversation around gamification (for a heated throw down on the topic read the comments here ) is about the dubious and likely counterproductive effects of extrinsic rewards as motivators.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar

Learning Visions

Monday, July 13, 2009 Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar Kineo will be holding a free webinar on creating effective product knowledge e-learning on July 16th, 2009. For example there have been over 60 new versions of the Blackberry since its launch in 2002, that’s one every 5 weeks. Keeping it short and focused: sales people who need product knowledge information work in challenging, fast paced and often noisy retail environments.

Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration

Kapp Notes

My friends over at Proton Media continue to do great things in the 3D space, just recently they announced the latest version of ProtoSphere, the first enterprise-ready 3D virtual collaboration environment optimized for touch-enabled devices like iPad, Microsoft Surface Pro, and even Perceptive Pixel.

Simple Video Production Apps for Course Authoring

Edmego Learning

You can add transitions, effects and much more to create content and use it to help teach your subject for your elearning content. but the free version has plenty of great tools to get you started. When making your videos you will still want to maintain a basic production environment.

Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration

Kapp Notes

My friends over at Proton Media continue to do great things in the 3D space, just recently they announced the latest version of ProtoSphere, the first enterprise-ready 3D virtual collaboration environment optimized for touch-enabled devices like iPad, Microsoft Surface Pro, and even Perceptive Pixel.

Linear or Non-Linear? Which eLearning Design Approach works well?

Raptivity

Clicking next on a computer gives me a feel of reading an online version of the book. As an Instructional Designer, I feel there is a need to enhance any e-learning environment in which the educator’s pedagogical experience is preset into the design.

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How Custom Software Development Can Help Your Company?

Your Training Edge

For instance, your software development company can design a collaboration software that offers a direct working environment for all employees wherein you can set the permissions to plan and execute it.

[Checklist] 7 Reasons to Choose An LXP for Corporate Learning

Learning Wire

An LXP is a modernized version of an LMS, which can be easily integrated into your existing learning system. LXPs can also gather content from internal and external sources to create an interactive learning environment that is both engaging and motivating for employees.

Rapid Prototyping Advice for Simulation Software Courtesy Thinking World

Kapp Notes

Use a stock environment with the same general characteristics that the final environment will have. moment – A “wow” moment could be a camera movement, a particle effect, a sound or an interraction. Finally, when you show the prototype, explain to the audience that it is a rough skeletal version of what you have in mind for the final version. Here is some rapid prototyping advice courtesy of simulation developer, Thinking Worlds.

Makeshift reality

Learning with e's

It gets us ready to respond and interact with environments, problems and challenges we have yet to encounter. I can give three examples: In the UK, Royal Navy recruits new to the topography of nuclear submarines can experience a virtual reality version on their laptops.

The Path To Training Success & Profitability: Webinar Wrap Up

Cloudshare

Those who missed out can find a summary below, and can always listen to the recorded version here. Because templates are easy to create and update, you can be sure your learners are learning on the latest version.