Your Bayesian Brain – Are you wired for statistics?


The Expectation Effect is a concept in psychology that suggests we get the results in life that we have come to expect. Google Research is studying how to use Bayesian analysis to predict the impact of ads on marketing and sales.

7 Statistics That Prove mLearning is Essential!

Growth Engineering

Without statistics, how would we know that 0.3% Look Canada, as the statistics have proven, it’s not. You should be doing everything in your power to maximise productivity and a study in 2014 showed just how effective mobile learning is.

10 Astounding Statistics about Online Video

KZO Innovations

Having a video on the landing page of your website makes it 53% more likely to show up on the first page of a Google search. 7. Customers that watch videos of products or services are 85% more likely to make a purchase (Making video 6 times more effective than print and direct mail). 9. Online video has gotten big – but seeing just how big it’s gotten may surprise you. And, it’s just going to continue growing!

Is Google Translate the Wrong Choice for Course Translations?

CommLab India

Then along came modern translation tools, and today we have Google Translate, a free service that instantly translates text into over 100 languages. Unfortunately, this is not what Google Translate does. In the pre-technology era, the written word was translated by mere mortals.

State of the Front-Line Manager

effective manager. IMPACT OF HAVING AN EFFECTIVE. be effective? observations, Google boiled down that. Habits of Highly Effective Managers.”ii. Google states that for you to be an. effective front-line manager, in order of. State of the.

The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce


” ~ Eric Schmidt (Ex-CEO, Google Inc.). Some of the most successful products from Google such as Google News, Google Earth, and Google Local were employee-initiated projects unrelated to its core business!

Do You Know Whether Your eLearning is Effective?


Two questions any eLearning designer should ask when designing a course are, “How will I know if this eLearning course is effective and how will I define effective?” A surgeon wants to know whether a procedure is effective. Effective eLearning is not always so clear.

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete


We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training.

10 Great Tools For Effective eLearning

DigitalChalk eLearning

As opposed to traditional studies, where one has to attend classes in a certain place at a certain time, eLearning can happen anywhere, anytime, which raises some question regarding the quality and the effectiveness of such method of education.

6 Effective Ways To Increase Employee Productivity


By the way, while we focused on monetary compensation in this tip, a kind word and a sign that you appreciate what they do is also an effective way to motivate your employees and increase your team’s productivity.

Presentations, The Numerati, Searching Google, Planning, & Swype

Big Dog, Little Dog

Users Don't Search Google Effectively, Costing 40+ Hours of Productivity Each Year - BusinessWire. Boost eLearning discovered that 39 percent of all Google searches fail, leading to more than 40 hours - or one week - of lost productivity per user per year.

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

Five Barriers to Effective Learning in Organisations - Performance Learning Productivity , April 7, 2010 Very few of us would argue with the proposition that a lot of organisational learning and development activity is sub-optimal to the extent that it provides little value to participants and their organisations. Statistics - Kapp Notes , April 12, 2010 Here are some more random Web 2.0 Statistics I’ve been gathering for some presentations. Let me Google that for you!

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Google Wave in education - Dont Waste Your Time , November 16, 2009. Statistics - Kapp Notes , November 16, 2009. Effective Presentation Techniques - Dont Waste Your Time , November 19, 2009. Google Wave today, Moodle Wave Tomorrow? First Impressions of Google Wave - Learn and Lead , November 26, 2009. Google Wave Collaboration Experiment - In the Middle of the Curve , November 18, 2009. Embedding Google Wave into Blackboard , November 6, 2009.

Google Wave - Twitter - eLearning Learning Best of October 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Video Games, Education and Entertainment Statistics - Kapp Notes , October 5, 2009. Quick Explanation of Google Wave - Video - MinuteBio , October 2, 2009. Design Consulting Tool: Empowering Leaders So You Can Create Effective Design - Designing Impact , October 28, 2009. 5 great resources to find out about Google Wave , October 14, 2009. 3 more Google Wave resources , October 31, 2009. Google Wave (21). 3 more Google Wave resources , October 31, 2009.

Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store


It has already evolved as one of the most powerful and effective mediums for accessing information, for both personal and professional uses. Managing the usage information statistics for making good purchase/licensing decisions.

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How Performance Support Apps Are Faring In Today’s Workplaces


We have been doodling about the possibilities this learning technique offers while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions.

State of the Modern Learner


When seeking new information, they’re likely to Google something or check out a video on YouTube, but that’s typically done with the intention of using that information right away. Consider these statistics: The average learner will play a game three times during training.

4 reasons why employee social learning will fail at work

Learning Cafe

Have a look at some the statistics: Facebook. Working at IBM and Google is very different from working at, let us say a bank or a mining company. Blended & Learning Tech Effective Learning social learningYes, I know that Facebook has 23 million users. Yes, I see people on Facebook everywhere I look – on the trains, at traffic lights and when at work. Personally I spend more time than I should on LinkedIn and Facebook, much to chagrin of my family.

Interactions: to tell or to test?

Good To Great

With that in mind, I thought I’d share one of my top tips for designing effective interactions that help to enhance the e-learning experience. Finally, ‘telling’ interactions can be very effective in bringing facts to life and putting policy and regulations in context.

4 reasons why employee social learning will fail at work

Learning Cafe

Have a look at some the statistics: Facebook. Working at IBM and Google is very different from working at, let us say a bank or a mining company. Blended & Learning Tech Blogs Effective Learning Frontpage Slider items social learning

How Microlearning Enables “Micro-Moments”

Bottom-Line Performance

That’s because back in 2015, Google shared a slew of new research about micro-moments. Much like in 2011 when Google pitched the “Zero Moment of Truth” concept, this new research sets out to be a game changer.

Creating Digital Learning Content – 4 Useful InfoGraphic Presentation Patterns

CommLab India

In my last post, Creating Good Digital Learning Content – Planning for Infographics , we saw how to plan effectively for your infographic. As its name suggests, this presentation type can be used very effectively to describe events that have occurred over a period of time.

eLearning Courses Online It Is Your Path to Live and Learn

Your Training Edge

According to statistics , the eLearning industry is expected to hit the $37.6 Strategic Leadership and Management Specialization will equip you with skills to effectively lead people and manage organizations. Please do not hesitate to contact her on Google+ or Twitter.

24 Hours with the Apple Watch

Tom Spiglanin

The Missing Google. Using the Apple maps app on my watch alerted me to a notably absent suite of Google applications. I subsequently read about Google News, the first iPhone app to support Apple Watch. My hope is that effective wearables could start to reverse this.

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eLearning Content And Social Media

eLearning Brothers

Can Facebook Be Effectively Utilized for eLearning? It also has over a billion active members with accessible demographic statistics. What Can I Share About eLearning in Google+? In all honesty Google+ is not fit to to attract eLearning customers.

The science of using audio in e-learning

From the Coleface

One of the greatest advances since I was at university is Google, so I started by trying to answer three questions: Is e-learning with audio more effective than e-learning without audio? Are there certain types of audio that are more effective than others? Whilst L&D managers have access to data about people at work, they do not have the science/ statistics knowhow to frame a hypothesis and experiment to derive statistically significant results.

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7 Shocking Ways the Internet of Things Has Changed e-Learning Process

Your Training Edge

Nowadays, students are asked to use the internet to find answers to questions including the adding of statistics and data. The advancement in technology, the introduction of Google apps and other document sharing platforms have provided different ways for students to learn things.

2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

A test of proportions was used as a statistical hypothesis test of the specificity of a word to the field of eLearning.). It would take a robust multi-year dataset to identify and correct for a seasonal effect like this.

The Semantic Web cometh

Upside Learning

A simple search of the web using a search engine like Google reveals a fantastic array of information. This sort of rudimentary search and pray approach isn’t effective, and grows more ineffective by the day with the growing size of the web. You’d probably make a search through Google or the like and reach my blog, after that you’ll look through several pages and hope you can locate my address somewhere amongst those pages.

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The Future Of Your Organization Is In Its Culture Of Learning

Your Training Edge

So, as a member of a team with a strong learning culture, what can you do to help yourself and others learn more effectively? There aren’t many people who say they are going to ‘yahoo something’ or ‘bing it’, but there are many people who say they are going to ‘google it’.

Is Your Lesson Like the Sinking Titanic? - Tip #131

Vignettes Learning

How can we help learners cut through blocks of statistical information in intellectually and emotionally engaging ways? Ideas to Try Start with a short conclusion Give learners what they need to learn or start with shocking statistics. Think with Google.

Can Training and development be Fun? L&D with Added Engagement

Growth Engineering

Although Shakespeare never set foot in the corporate world, he knew a thing or two about the effect of morale on productivity: “A merry heart goes all the day.” You wouldn’t put an athlete in a classroom, lecture them on performance statistics and then expect them to win a gold medal.

When Traditional Classrooms Go Digital, Education Takes The Shape Of Blended Learning


When you Google this term, you are likely to get bombarded with endless definitions. This particular statistic applies to the corporate trainees. E-learning/blended learning has proved to be the most effective method of teaching than the traditional classroom model.

DevLearn 2013 Summary


This is reflected, for example, in the following functions: - using uploaded images for creating drag'n'drop exercises (sorted by type, finding a matching pair) - using characters in assessments - creating additional effects and movements of objects.

Twelve Ways to Add Value to Open Source LMS Systems

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

I've been too wrapped up thinking about interactivity to pay attention to the pains learning managers must go through for making their Moodle implementations effective. Business Reports How do you assess the effectiveness of a course delivered? Moodle captures most of the data, but getting it out in meaningful reports needs some statistical analysis and design effort. Video streaming Moodle does not stream video effectively.