Why I left Linkedin

Saffron Interactive

A couple of months back I made the decision to delete my LinkedIn profile, a decision greeted with incredulity from all quarters. What sets LinkedIn apart is that it’s considered to be the professional network; a platform you can use to build your career, not your social life.

Why I left Linkedin

Saffron Interactive

A couple of months back I made the decision to delete my LinkedIn profile, a decision greeted with incredulity from all quarters. What sets LinkedIn apart is that it’s considered to be the professional network; a platform you can use to build your career, not your social life.

Free eLearning software (Easygenerator) for teachers as of today!

Challenge to Learn

But most of them are on the limited Free Plan. Get easygenerator (eLearning software) now for free. All integrated and now all for free. This frees your instructor led time for working on the assignments. How to apply for a free subscription?

Audience Take-aways From LinkedIn Training

eLearning Cyclops

Several weeks back I held my last online professional networking class, which focused on using LinkedIn. And due to the bank acquisition and upcoming lay-offs, it had a very strong focus on using LinkedIn as a tool for employment networking. The class did teach many skills I will not be able to view via their profiles such as writing an effective introduction, searching for business or employment opportunities, actively participating in groups, using LinkedIn as a CRM tool etc.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

At LinkedIn, for example, the L&D team gathered success stories from across the. LinkedIn Learning (2017), ‘How to Overcome Top Challenges to Advance your Learning Culture’ 3 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. and is displayed in the most effective way possible.

Effects of social media on your education and career growth

Your Training Edge

When you really want to understand the impact of social media on education, you need to consider both positive and adverse effects. To understand the effects of social networking on students, you also need to consider the long-term effects of social media exposure.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

> If you know a free e-Learning book that is not included in the list please I will highly appreciate if you write a comment with a link to that book. -- -- CU Online Handbook - University of Colorado Denver (Update 12/06/2010: suggested by PRL ) Do you currently teach online?

New course — Adobe Captivate 2017: Animations and Effects

Adobe Captivate

I’m excited to announce that my new course on Adobe Captivate 2017: Animations and Effects is now available on Lynda.com and LinkedIn Learning. If you don’t have access to Lynda.com, you can use this link to get a free 30-day trial. Applying timeline-based effects.

8 Incredibly Effective Strategies to Build an Email List from Scratch

Your Training Edge

Email is 40 times more effective at this task than Facebook or Twitter, and building an email list is essential for any business. Typical interesting offers include a free eBook, access to your software, a guide to something, etc.

Interview with Corinne Sowar: Effective Employee Onboarding

TalentLMS

I had a great conversation with Corinne Sowar in the group “Instructional Design & E-Learning Professionals’ Group” on LinkedIn and asked Corinne for an interview to tell us more about what she does, the results and everything in between! You can find her on LinkedIn.

The 4 Ingredients of a Great LMS (FREE DOWNLOAD)

LearnUpon

Simple, effective and tested workflows that work our users. Simply click the below link to download (it’s free!) LinkedIn. The post The 4 Ingredients of a Great LMS (FREE DOWNLOAD) appeared first on LearnUpon.

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Web 2.0, Models, ISD, Trends, Hiring, LinkedIn, & Media

Big Dog, Little Dog

This allows faculty to get to know each other socially in order to be more effective sharing and working together later. Having it your way," for each ISD'er with their unique approach to ISD, keeps the barn door open and the horses running free. Web 2.0 Learning - eLearning Technology.

Learning at Large Ep6: Measuring the effectiveness of human-centred learning

Elucidat

Nick has just published a new book called How People Learn , which unpicks established theories of learning to propose a more effective way of managing performance improvements. Nick: [ 20:31 ] Most of my stuff, my thinking, people can find for free on LinkedIn.

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

Easy to use and very effective. These streams can be fed by other tools like Twitter, Linkedin and Google reader and I love it. Linkedin is an important application for me (although I don’t like their mobile app at all), I use it a lot to network and connect to people.

Working Out Loud: Using the Tools We Already Have

Learnnovators

These tools are free, easy to use and accessible to all as long as we have a device (smartphone, tablet, computer) and an Internet connection. In effect, it can act as a set of notes of one’s day’s learning aggregated and filtered via hashtags and shared with the broader world.

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Free learning & development webinars for June 2017

Limestone Learning

Why not try a free one-hour webinar to brush up your skills and knowledge? Thursday, June 1, 2017, 11AM – 12M PT: Leveraging LinkedIn for Business Development LinkedIn is the most powerful sales tool for today's sales professional if you know how to use it effectively.

3 resolutions for more effective elearning in 2018

Elucidat

Here are three achievable resolutions you can make to keep up with new trends and create more effective learning this year. Here are three resolutions we’ll be sticking to this year, in order to create more effective elearning.

The Most PROVOCATIVE Shout-Outs From Today’s Learning Innovators

Learnnovators

A twitter follower stated a good point though, saying that there is a disarray in e-learning and for the most part, I think he is right. ” – Craig Weiss in his LinkedIn post here. “ MOOCs would evolve into one of the most effective delivery models for education.

Free learning & development webinars for April 2017

Limestone Learning

If you’re hanging out indoors these days, why not check out a free webinar or two? In this webinar the facilitators will provide effective time-management techniques for you and your employees: The truth about multi-tasking. Isolate the effects of your program.

Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

There’s a classic LinkedIn meme about a conversation between a CFO and a CEO: CFO: “What happens if we invest in developing our people and then they leave us?” With such an add-on you are free to share your slides as video, HTML5 or Flash.

Navigating the Digital Ecosystem, Preselling, and the Problems with the Culture of Free with Robin Harris

LifterLMS

Navigating the digital ecosystem, preselling, and the problems with the culture of free with Robin Harris in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. If something is free online, you are the product. I want to transition into the culture of free thing.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 4: Role in Corporate Universities

Learnnovators

This infographic of a Deloitte Survey spanning 90 countries look at the talent issues that can threaten organizational effectiveness. While we recognize that the onus has gradually shifted to the employees to keep themselves marketable / employable with updated skills and deep specializations (free agent nation), we also have to be sensitive to the fact that not everyone will know how to go about it. The world has gotten complicated.

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Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Dashe & Thomson

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal.

Social Media Learning: how to integrate intellectual, working and human capital…

Origin Learning

Organizations globally, irrespective of size, are concentrating on how to connect intellectual (knowledge), working (money), and human (talent) capital effectively so that efficiency drives growth and brings in economic gains to the stakeholders.

How to Reduce eLearning Costs?

eFront

In this complimentary eBook, eLearning Guild members reveal imaginative ways to cut eLearning costs , and share insights on how to optimize your resources to get the job done more efficiently and effectively, without sacrificing quality. Would you like to reduce eLearning costs?

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The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

These people hold the secret to effective networking – it’s not all about you ; it’s about all of you.

Instructional Systems Designer Tells Us His Solutions for Retaining Employee Knowledge

Dashe & Thomson

He can be reached through his LinkedIn profile or email at vflango@yahoo.com. This series explores the difficulties of being a trainer and how to overcome them, along with tips and advice to make your training more effective and even more engaging. These are not training solutions since they do not require instructional or evaluation strategies, but are instead performance solutions that simply ensure all tasks are completed correctly so the end product will be mistake-free.

Gamification must be specifically targeted to be effective

Aptara

Gamification must be specifically targeted to be effective. Gamification is coming to the workplace in a big way, but if it isn't used properly it won't have the beneficial effect companies are looking for. The best example of completion gamification is the LinkedIn interface.

Integrating Meditative Tools Into E-Learning Apps

Adobe Captivate

There are already many applications like Skill Pill, Moodle Mobile, LinkedIn Learning, etc., It frees up the welled up emotional and mental stress and makes students more calm and energetic. Image Source.

Slaying giants

Learning with e's

New technologies liberate us from temporal and spatial constraints, and this will have a radical effect on the future of Learning and Development departments in organisations. A key problem he suggests, emerges from the 'Free Culture' movement described by Lawrence Lessig.

Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

This same effect is seen in ant colonies and bee hives, as noted in another fascinating article I found in a post by Gisela Jonsson, titled “ Ants are stupid, ant colonies are smart.”

Summer News and Notes

AXIOM Learning Solutions

We are really proud of our colleague Jenn Kammerdiener for her popular talk “5 Keys to Effective Learning Strategy” Did you see our article, “ The Learning Smoothie “?? Free tonight? AXIOM Updates News ATD classes events learning smoothie LinkedIn PanMass TICE

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If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of.

Dashe & Thomson

→ Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

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If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of Us

Dashe & Thomson

→ Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

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Weekly Bookmarks (5/3/2010)

Experiencing eLearning

Make LinkedIn Help You Find A Job – Forbes.com. Tips on using LinkedIn more effectively while job searching. tags : linkedin , career. Alternatives for free online groups now that Ning is shooting themselves in the foot with a paid model. Phil Bradley’s weblog: Alternatives to Ning. Tools to create online communities, all probably benefiting from Ning’s decision to move to exclusively paid sites. tags : ning , tools , community.

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A Case Study on Microlearning as Performance Support to Reinforce Existing Training

Adobe Captivate

Our recent discussion on a LinkedIn group received a stream of thoughts and perspectives on microlearning. Is most cost-effective way to develop and deliver online training. The quick and cost-effective Microlearning strategy yielded better results.

6 Training Trends for 2018 (and 3 you’re still not doing right)

Unboxed

Virtual instructor-led training (vILT) is quickly gaining traction as classroom training’s more cost-effective, less disruptive but equally effective cousin. Bonus : Embrace these virtual instructor-led training best practices to make your virtual training engaging and effective. #2: