7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 1: Assessment

Your Training Edge

Building an effective e-learning program is a seven-step process. So if you’re new to e-learning, wipe your mind clean while we discuss the seven steps of creating an effective e-learning program.

The Augmented LMS: New Life for Talent Management Learning?

Talented Learning

When we started Talented Learning nearly four years ago, our mission was to help clients find and use learning management systems that effectively support extended enterprise education. What to include in an effective augmentation plan.

PENS – Why your LMS and Authoring Tool Solution should include it

eLearning 24-7

After getting my PhD in Educational/Counseling psychology I went to work for a small startup, GeoLearning. Paul Schneider in my opinion is one of the guru’s in the authoring tool industry.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. It's been fun working with them and has definitely added a new spark. I'm hoping that others will join the effort.

LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

An effective use of a Blog would be having the Product Manager author a series of articles around that new product. GeoLearning. Probably just three years ago, if you said Element K I would have immediately thought about off-the-shelf courseware. However, Element K has made substantial, progressive improvements to their LMS, most recently by building custom integrations between Jive Clearspace and KnowledgeHub, Element K’s LMS. They announced this in October, 2008.

LMSs that kick ass: Saba

Janet Clarey

The concepts are real and can be applied very effectively in a variety of contexts to engage people (friends, peers, employees, customers, vendors…) and accelerate a process, whether that process be learning, communication, performance, innovation or general social interaction. GeoLearning. The sixth LMS in the LMSs that kick ass Friday series is Saba.

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LMSs that kick ass: Mzinga

Janet Clarey

While authors could always share resources within Publisher, they now can communicate more effectively and share their expertise through social technologies such as developer blogs; a presence monitor that indicates not only who’s online, but what they’re working on; chat functionality, an authoring dashboard and individual project dashboards, and deep audit and report capabilities. GeoLearning. It’s Friday yay! That means it’s time to feature another LMS that kicks ass!

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

In fact, each of the “Four Horsemen” who rule the enterprise – namely SumTotal , Saba , Plateau & Geolearning – gave it a go in some way although no one outside their immediate customers or PR agencies seemed to notice. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!