LearnTrends: Microlearning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Janet Clarey’s LearnTrends session on Microlearning. Basic goal: make learning more effective through new media. To know if it’s effective. Tags: Informal Learning Workplace Learning Janet Clarey learntrends My side comments are in italics. Official description: Microlearning: Beyond Learning Objects and Just-in-time Performance Support.

LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Harold Jarche’s LearnTrends session on Personal Knowledge Management. What is effective for one person may not be for another. Tags: Learning Communities Lifelong Learning PLE Workplace Learning Harold Jarche learntrends PKM My side comments are in italics. Sense-making with PKM. When he moved to consulting and didn’t have an IT department and those resources, he realized he had to do something different.

LearnTrends: Reinventing Organizational Learning

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Jay Cross & Clark Quinn’s LearnTrends session on Reinventing Organizational Learning. What makes a really effective learning organization? Need to work around the silos to be more effective. “least assistance principle&# what’s the smallest thing we can do to make people effective (Clark). Tags: Informal Learning Workplace Learning Clark Quinn Jay Cross learntrends

LearnTrends: Backchannel

Jay Cross

Clark Quinn and I led a discussion on Reinventing Organizational Learning at LearnTrends this morning. They are one central team but the bu funds the communicator for their group and that communicator is part of that bu's efforts - it's been really effective if you can make it happen.

LearnTrends Tweetstream backchannel

Jay Cross

Here’s tho conversation taking place at Twitter during LearnTrends. (We’d ScottSkibell Videos from Tues & Wed #learntrends event are up. Feature | Block yuuhey RT @jackiegerstein : mLearnopedia – [link] – blogs, activities, research, resources for mobile learning – #learntrends -4:15 PM Nov 18th, 2009. voicethread, thinkingworlds, inxpo, odijoo, caspian learning, 5 moments of need – #learntrends -3:21 PM Nov 18th, 2009.

LearnTrends - Sound - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference - eLearning Technology , September 21, 2009. How to achieve smooth visual effects in videos created using Camtasia? - LearnTrends 2009 , September 23, 2009. LearnTrends (11). LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference , September 21, 2009. LearnTrends 2009 , September 23, 2009. LearnTrends Innovation Awards , September 22, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. September 18, 2009 to September 25, 2009.

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

What Makes Online Learning Effective? LearnTrends (17). LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference , September 21, 2009. LearnTrends 2009 , September 23, 2009. LearnTrends Innovation Awards , September 22, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. September 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Webinars. Metrics for the Modern CLO: How to Measure Formal and Informal Learning. Thursday, October 08, 2009. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning.

19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference. Most presenters are not used to designing for online, so it’s important to help them plan their sessions to be effective. Some of the best sessions have very effective means of capturing the wisdom of the attendees.

Measurement & ROI for Social & Network Learning

Experiencing eLearning

PFL: Preparation for Future Learning–setting up people to be able to learn more effectively. Tags: Informal Learning Learning Communities learning learntrends ROI social learning social networks These are my notes from the Learn Trends: Networked and Social Learning online mini-conference. This isn’t my usual comprehensive live blogging, just snippets of things that caught my interest.

Selling Learning Communities – Not Everyone Will or Wants a Group Hug

Tony Karrer

Jack Merklein from Xerox Global Services did a really great presentation at LearnTrends 2009 entitled - Common tools for Diverse Communities at Xerox Global Services. You can find the LearnTrends 2009 Recording including Jack’s presentation.

What Does a 21st Century L&D Department Look Like?

Performance Learning Productivity

A month ago, on April 21, Jay Cross at learntrends co-ordinated a round-the-globe series of online conversations on how learning can impact performance in organisations.

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

Corollary: transition to virtual means greater demand for help on effective virtual classroom training and for people who are good at creation effective remote experiences. The LearnTrends Innovation Award Winners 2009 had several very interesting niche tools highlighted.

Curation, education, and Robin Good

Jay Cross

A few years ago, I cajoled Robin into making a presentation at the online LearnTrends conference I was running with George Siemens and Tony Karrer. I’ve been ruminating about what people really need in their learning toolkit to be self-sufficient, effective, turned-on learners.

Innovation Awards 2009

Tony Karrer

We’ve just announced the innovation awards associated with LearnTrends 2009. It makes it possible to develop rich simulations in a fast and cost-effective way. The session was fraught with technical difficulties, so I thought it would be worth capturing a bit about each of the four award winners here. CUDA Business Brain CUDA technologies is a small software firm within the Hi Performance Learning and IQ Business Group in South Africa, the United Stated and Australia.

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

I was somewhat introduced to the potential of Google Wave during the LearnTrends Conference. LearnTrends. Microlearning presentation at LearnTrends , November 19, 2009. LearnTrends: Microlearning , November 19, 2009. LearnTrends 2009 , October 17, 2009. LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference , September 21, 2009. Effective Presentation Techniques , November 19, 2009.

Learned about Learning in 2009

Tony Karrer

During the year, I’ve had fantastic conversations through LearnTrends around SharePoint , Examples and Tour of Different Kinds of eLearning , Social Learning , and the Business of Learning. Each of these allowed me to fast forward my learning and share knowledge effectively. I realized that a lot of the networking that I had done in person in the past could move online and actually be a much more effective use of time.

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Is there no room for Informal Learning?

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

LearnTrends and other efforts have been well received by the community but not without constructive feedback. Jay posts his own thoughts about April's LearnTrends event here. I think we can learn a lot from productivity gurus, and "effective meetings" advocates by continuing to ask "why are we here?" There is plenty of room in both for the effective use of presentation and conversation. DevLearn 2008 Conference & Expo - November 10-14 - San Jose, CA

Online social networks, learning and viral expansion loops

Sticky Learning

Credit where credit is due, a great deal of this increase in awareness has come through my use of Twitter (especially #lrnchat ) and through a number of online social networks, such as Seth Godin's Triiibes , LearnTrends , Problogger and LinkedIn groups.

Learning and KM: Separated at birth?

Jay Cross

This presentation is both a case study and “how to” session including a look at tools and procedures necessary to develop an internal wiki, lessons learned, and tips for creating an effective, efficient, and inexpensive knowledge management solution. LearnTrends 09 starts this coming Tuesday.

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2009 Edublog Award Nominations

Janet Clarey

Best educational use of a social networking service: LearnTrends Online Conference on Ning (George Siemens, Tony Karrer, Jay Cross). For the record I did listen to heavy metal music while in labor with no adverse effects. An Edublog is a blog written by someone with a stake in education (teacher, instructor, policy maker, corporate educator, etc.).

Top Posts from August - Augmented Reality - Social Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences - eLearning Technology , August 5, 2010 I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference. Using Graphics To Improve Learning - The eLearning Coach , August 4, 2010 What are you doing about the picture superiority effect? Post from: The eLearning Coach How To Integrate Multimedia For Effective Learning.