How Social Learning is Powering Up Today’s Workplaces


“ Learning would be exceedingly laborious, not to mention hazardous, if people had to rely solely on the effects of their own actions to inform them what to do. Within that group, more than one-third either do not have a LinkedIn profile, or have fewer than 100 connections.

9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

Several research giants like Bersin, Gartner, LinkedIn, and Forrester recommend it. A study released by LinkedIn in 2017 says: “80% of L&D pros agree that developing employees is top-of-mind for the executive team. Avoid heavy graphics, special effects, or lengthy narration.

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9 Ways to Create Highly Effective Learning Videos

Hurix Digital

Several research giants like Bersin, Gartner, LinkedIn, and Forrester recommend it. A study released by LinkedIn in 2017 says: “80% of L&D pros agree that developing employees is top-of-mind for the executive team. Avoid heavy graphics, special effects, or lengthy narration.

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Changing Training Paradigms

Your Training Edge

Gartner predicts that in 2015, the changes in people, technology and corporate environment would initiate three new corporate training paradigms. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

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Increase your Sales and Efficiency with an LMS and CRM Integration


Clearly it’s not just our opinion though, as yet again they’ve been listed among the world’s best learning management systems – most recently by GetApp, which is run by Gartner. You can connect with him here on LinkedIn.

Fear of using Gamification in Corporate Training

Your Training Edge

After some experimentation, many businesses are starting to recognize how effective and easy it can actually be. Due to such observed experiences, Gartner predicts that 8o percent of non gamified workplaces would be reluctant to adopt gamification.

Game Changing Training

Your Training Edge

With setting effective and realistic parameters, defining the training content clearly in terms of both business goals and learners’ preferences, and incorporating game based elements for reinforcing rewards and learners’ motivation; trainers can dissect the building blocks of the game.

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Technology-Enabled Learning: What Will 2015 Bring?

Your Training Edge

New technologies will emerge that will significantly boost the effectiveness of online learning. Collecting data and using analytics to make sense of that data can help training departments significantly improve the effectiveness of their courses and programs.

Why Your Existing E-Learning is Failing, and How MOOCs Can Help

Your Training Edge

In contrast, the best MOOCs incorporate a variety of technologies for content creation, curation, and distribution, as well as communication and collaboration, which greatly enhance the effectiveness of digital learning environments.

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MOOCs: Where We’ve Been, Where We Are, and Where We’re Headed

Your Training Edge

Several pundits and observers have noted that MOOCs are following the Gartner hype cycle for emerging technologies, and most agree that we are now somewhere between the “trough of disillusionment” and the “slope of enlightenment,” on our way to the “plateau of productivity.”.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?


By doing this, George argues that vendors (LMS in particular), and the organizations they sell to, will begin to see their product no longer as simply an event-based tool for learning, but rather as a process-based tool for capacity planning and workplace effectiveness.

The Gamification Design Process- How not to fail and what will make a project a complete success!

Your Training Edge

In a previous post ( [link] ) I cited a prediction from Gartner that by 2014, 80% of current gamified applications will fail to meet business objectives, primarily due to poor design. According to Gartner ( [link] ), gamification will be in 25 percent of redesigned business processes by 2015. Gamification is especially effective when it is used to encourage learners to progress through content, motivate action, influence behavior and drive innovation. ”.

8 Corporate Learning Trends in 2017

Enyota Learning

Some of the proven benefits of app-based learning include effective implementation of microlearning, simulation and game-based learning, extensive control on tracking and learning management and, off-line performance support applications anywhere and anytime.

Gamified Applications for Training

Your Training Edge

How gamification has had an effect on the training industry. While there are a number of skeptics out there of training through gamification and simulation; gamified simulations have become an extremely popular and very effective training medium. It is a great recruitment strategy in a cost-effective format that captures its target audience and leads to more recruits signing up for duty; that may not have otherwise.

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Gamification in Relation to User Engagement

Your Training Edge

While classroom training does prove effective, simulations present the topic in a situation similar to what one would actually experience in the real world and appeal to a larger audience age group. Simulations coupled with gamification are fast becoming an educationally effective medium.

How to Fuel Innovation

CLO Magazine

The problem is that traditional methods for building talent are no longer effective. CLOs looking to create an effective, innovative learning organization rooted in practicality should consider the following four-step process when building their learning strategies: 1. Insights about an organization’s people also can be found outside of its people systems infrastructure in places such as LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


How do you educate your clients about the most effective approaches to learning? The remedy is to look to how we use devices to make ourselves more effective. Use Twitter, Facebook, Skype, Plus, and LinkedIn. I think the use of powerful contextual learning, e.g. serious alternate reality games, have much more potential to develop deep and meaningful learning in ways that are fun and effective. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D.,

Five Reasons You Can’t Ignore Gamification

CLO Magazine

According to technology research company Gartner, by 2014, 70 percent of global organizations will have at least one gamified application; by 2015, 50 percent of organizations that manage innovation processes will gamify them. Gaming offers an immediate cause and effect.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Principles for Designing 3D Learning Environments - Kapp Notes , November 19, 2010In yesterday’s Train for Success in-world seminar, I was asked about the principles for effective design for 3D learning experiences, here is the list of principles that can be applied to make a 3D Learning Environment (3DLE) successful. Principles for Effectively Designing a 3D Learning Environment. Most of us have a Facebook account, and maybe a LinkedIn account too. Effectiveness (121).

My "Top Ten List" for Mobile Learning News in 2009

mLearning Trends

A recent Gartner Group report highlighted mobile device trends and included some compelling news on Android’s 3-year growth projections wherein Android will start to gain on Apple while also taking market share away from current leaders Nokia and RIM. These trends will help ensure a very complex and hybrid device ecosystem will emerge within the enterprise mlearning market that will have an effect on mlearning content creation and delivery.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Gartner is calling tablets – “media tablets&#. Gartner projects 54.8 In the case of a well known LMS vendor for example, their system came up on Avant, but when I went to play a course, their course player screen failed to work effectively and the course window did not look as it should, in comparison to some of the other better known browsers. These sites include, StumbleUpon, Twitter, Facebook, various Linkedin Groups, Linkedin.

eLearning Conferences 2012


An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. link] January 5-8, 2012International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2012), 25 th , Malmö,Sweden.