Learning from The King's Speech | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

This movie should be required viewing for anyone in the learning industry – it demonstrates all the ingredients for effective learning. Weber also points out how effectively additional techniques demonstrated in the movie – like music, movement, and humor – open the mind to learning.

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Effective Training Visuals—Add a Spark of Interest

OpenSesame

Here’s the sixth 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. Today, we spend millions gathering in darkened movie theaters to watch similar stories.

Lights, Camera, eLearning: What Project Managers and Hollywood Directors Have in Common

Association eLearning

I recently watched a sci-fi movie with tons of special effects. I’m always amazed at how these massive productions begin with someone’s imagination and evolve into the magnificent movies we see on screen. Share this on LinkedIn.

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Workplace Learning Trends in 2018

Origin Learning

If someone would have predicted that one could book a train or movie ticket by fiddling with a phone a decade ago it would have evoked laughter. There is room for innovation wherein interactive video simulations can be used as an effective training tool to boost learning outcomes.

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A Learning Strategy for Gen Z

CLO Magazine

According to new research from LinkedIn , workers under the age of 24 view their careers differently than those who came before them. From watching movies on Netflix to finding answers on Google, they are used to receiving things on demand.

Technology Adoption by Instructors to Impart Learning: Factors and Utilizations

G-Cube

If the benefits of the said technology can be highlighted, and a way to overcome the perceived drawbacks shown, an instructor can be suitably encouraged to use technology effectively for learning – in a classroom, as well as in a blended learning scenario.

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Illusions of Competence in Learning | How to Fix Your United Airlines Problem

mLevel

He highlighted an experiment where movie goers were given 14-day old stale popcorn, yet still ate 33.6% more than movie goers who were given medium sized buckets.

Social Grid Follow-up

Tony Karrer

Twitter as Personal Work and Learning Tool My LinkedIn Open Connection Approach - Treating LinkedIn like a massive, virtual cocktail party. I believe tap is the keyword flaviofusuma : @ tonykarrer Forums , Email , Linkedin. Linkedin. It's much more social than LinkedIn.

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The 6 Dos and Don'ts of Reddit Marketing

OpenSesame

Every company worth its salt has a LinkedIn, Facebook page, Twitter account, and maybe a Pinterest or Instagram if they’re especially trendy. These can range from extremely popular, wide reaching subreddits such as movies and Today I Learned (focused on posting new, interesting facts) to more niche topics such as Build A PC or Ask Historians. If you do decide to attempt traditional advertising, a Reddit targeted ad can be an incredibly effective method. It’s 2014.

7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

Inconsistent fonts look unprofessional and imply the author’s negligence – an effect you definitely want to avoid. Do you need extra effects? You can contact him via LinkedIn. Create engaging educational videos with no hassle or specific training?

Presentations in the cloud

Clive on Learning

A video with media alongside (typically slides, but could also be Flash movies, Twitter feeds, web pages, etc.). This is SlideShare on steroids, a way to effectively archive all aspects of a presentation and to view these in any combination on a variety of platforms.

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

Big blockbuster movies – some that will make you cheer and others that you will demand your money back. For #11-#20, I will be posting them in my Linkedin group, “E-Learning 24/7″ Now put on your sunscreen and get ready… It’s not a cruel summer.

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2014

OpenSesame

This year, we’ve expanded on that list to include 100 new tools that have made us more effective, made a splash or made us think. Pinterest - Remember tacking pictures of your favorite movie stars on your childhood bedroom walls? We are big fans of online tools here at OpenSesame.

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A simple way to help beginners get started with Articulate Storyline

eLearning Architect

I was hanging out in the Articulate Storyline LinkedIn group the other day when I saw someone post a request for suggestions on how best to deliver Storyline training.

Competition Finalist 4: Top 10 Startup Social Media Curation Tools for Social Learning in the Workplace

eFront

will help you efficiently and effectively build your online presence. When you post on your topic page, you can easily share to your social networks including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+. Try typing in a task you want to remember, an event you want to save, a movie you want to see, or a product you want to buy. This post was submitted by Duma Cornel Lucian. Glogster Edu is my favorite curation and presentation tool and I am proud to be an Ambassador.

Reach more learners – 6 ideas for marketing your training

Sponge UK

We’re going to offer some general tips on creating an effective campaign and finish by giving you an Elearning Communications Plan Template so you can develop your own plan. On demand has become a part of consuming content be it television, movies, music or training.

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Top 10 Cost-Saving Tips from the Latest eLearning Guild Report

Trivantis

</li> <li><strong>Let learners create learning content</strong> One respondent of the report explained how his sales team creates simple videos for other sales people, which they enjoy and find very effective.</li> e-Learning developers and industry professionals are eager to share their tips, tools and ideas on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

In Learning, Size Matters

CLO Magazine

Facilitating a platform on which it is easy to consume and contribute is a solid component of an effective microlearning strategy. A smartphone could equal a movie studio. Microlearning is about employee performance support, but the label is not as important as the effect.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Recently I came across this discussion on LinkedIn – best book for beginning instructional designers. m not and I gave him the standard advice about looking through LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers , LinkedIn for Finding Expertise , and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers.

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Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011 – A Follow-Up

eLearning Weekly

An affordable HD video cam, Movie Maker (Windows) or iMovie (Mac) can produce quality videos without much effort. In preparation for the years to come though, I would encourage everyone to get a Twitter account, join LinkedIn groups, and engage in Facebook Groups, etc.

Listen: Upwork’s Zoe Harte makes the case for freelancers as core part of talent development strategy

CLO Magazine

How do you onboard them in such a way that is effective but also time-sensitive because you’re paying in many cases by the hour. More and more we see, in the research that Upwork does, that teams are more like movie crews. Because I go to the movie, “The Intern,” if you remember that. We don’t have to be in the same room with somebody to communicate effectively. Talented people don’t want to work for your company for decades.

How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

Most course creators use video, but if you have not tried it out, we encourage you to try it as it is highly effective for teaching. Jason talks about how it is important to treat social media posts similar to a trailer for a movie. Give people, it’s almost like a movie trailer.

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). 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. Reduce download time of Captivate movies , August 3, 2010.

What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

Moving from pictures to video: Movies, television and YouTube have defined video as a powerful learning medium. ” Foster collaborative learning: Thanks to Facebook (800 million users), LinkedIn (130 million) and Twitter (150 million), people can communicate with each other in real-time, all the time. Apps, videos and more sophisticated blended learning and collaboration schemes are just a few of the learning trends to watch and implement in the next year.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design: Whats in a name?

Learning Visions

I wonder about this, for scaffolding is important for the effectiveness of resources that are used. Theres a line in the Jack Black movie "School of Rock" thats not original but is a common joke in the education field. love that you got the conversation stirred up on LinkedIn as well.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

In the movie Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room , one of the opening shots shows the skyline of Houston from above. 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.