HPT and Social Learning: David Wilkins via Skype #ISPI -Sharing some key points.

ID Reflections

The session was on HPT and Social Learning: Organizational Performance in the Cloud b y David Wilkins, VP of Product Marketing at Learn.com. Jean Marrapodi (@jmarrapodi) in her inimitable fashion made it possible for me to attend this session via Skype.

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How Technology Can Make Corporate Training Programs More Effective

Your Training Edge

Similarly, installed ring bells, Wi-Fi powered cameras with integrated speakers ‘system, and even a bit old headphones connected with Skype, Slack, Bitrix24, and whatever digital software you use make it un-problematic for boss and employees to stay connected at all times.

The Bumblebee Effect: How Digital Learners Interact with Information - Tip #143

Vignettes Learning

For example… During a virtual meeting, a person may Skype on their laptop, sharing their screen with the team, while projecting a Google Doc that team members are actively modifying or commenting on collaboratively. Bumblebees are known to be smart, agile, and purpose-driven insects.

High Touch vs. High Tech

The Performance Improvement Blog

Email, texting, conference calls, and Skype meetings are replacing face-to-face conversation. But something is lost when performance feedback is emailed and difficult conversations are held over the phone.

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Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Bob: You’re right that social media has transformed the way that PR works – and it’s increased its effectiveness immeasurably, at least in the business-to-business sector. So, in the end, it might be more effective and efficient to get the help of a professional whom you trust (and that’s a key phrase) rather than do it yourself. As a communication specialist, what are your thoughts on using storytelling as a tool for effective PR?

How Learning Can Be Upgraded In This Digital Age

Your Training Edge

Using various technologically upgraded gadgets to provide real visual experiences to the students can be an effective step to enhance digital learning in the field of education. Augmented reality helps in performing tasks in a much easier way.

Content Repurposing: Create Less and Promote More


With the increasing popularity and demand for effective e-learning content, developing a fresh and well-researched piece of content every time can be a challenging task. Some people upload podcasts directly to YouTube and some use Skype to create video podcasts.

Best Ways to Deliver Online Learning Courses to Employees

Hurix Digital

Further, video conversations can also be facilitated between learners and an external trainer through apps such as WebEx and Skype. Besides, it should be able to analyse exam performance, and record which learners have completed the particular learning items and which ones have not.

The 3 Most Important Steps for Adaptive Learning Development


They’d be given a unique and personalized course derived from their previous knowledge and performance. Taking weeks or months to produce an hour of content has huge negative effects: . That means, via Slack or Skype or other social channels and communication devices.

The Community Responds


In almost every comment on the blog and sentiments shared with me via emails and Skype and instant messages, there’s near universal support for a modular approach to standardization. A separation of the Data Model (statement structure and its components) from the Data Binding (JSON), effectively making it possible to work with XML, or other bindings, as an alternative. I hoped in my last post that the community would indeed respond with ideas, insights, opinions and concerns.

How to Train Remote Sales Staff with Mobile Learning

Ed App

We feel the pain of slow or temperamental Skype calls and dispersed teams. Ineffective training of your distributed workforce can lead to a lack of understanding and underdevelopment of critical skills required for effective performance in their role. The absence of face-to-face training is a disadvantage at first glance, however, mobile learning creates an experience for employees which encapsulates a training on-the-job effect.

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What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

7 – Skype. The always-on feature of Skype means that you can keep conversations open and ongoing with individuals as well as groups of people throughout the day – and yet at the same time, have the ability not to be disturbed when required.

Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

Electronic Performance Support Systems (Interesting fact: Google was founded in September 1998.). Videos, VR, and games all lend themselves to stories so the ability to craft compelling stories is going to be key to effective use of technologies.

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How To Train and Retain a Distributed Workforce


It’s even tougher when one of your employees is based in London, your office is in Santa Fe, and Skype just froze on your group video chat for the hundredth time. As remote teams become more common, managers are challenged by the logistics of providing effective training to staff based all over the world. ” Make sure they are working with consistently applied policies, and provide L&D that is accessible and effective, even remotely. .

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How Technology Solutions Made Learning Process Easy

Origin Learning

Well, skyping and video conferencing are tools that are helping to buck the trend. Of course, they come at a cost, and a huge one at that, but the main advantage they provide is being a one-time investment to deliver the most effective form of training in a completely secure manner.

ID Live with John Graves

Learning Visions

Other ideas for icebreakers: [link] Ongoing ways to connect with students: John basically keeps 24/7 office hours to set up times online (via Skype, etc.) Students do self assessment of their performance as an evaluator for their classmate.

Social play can be Social Learning


At work we do use social tools such as Skype, Yahoo Messenger and YouTube for learning purposes. This supports the case for social learning, but the social theories have also provided insights into the effectiveness of social learning.

Innovative ways of using digital learning in the Healthcare sector


The impact of digital short clinical continuous education in healthcare is reaping benefits, with studies showing they improve outcomes and performance. The digital age has opened up opportunities for the healthcare sector, everything from patient self management to improved data on outcomes.

Making A Big Impact: Top Corporate Training Innovations for 2018

Time to Know

On one hand, you must take into consideration your training’s effectiveness and the employee experiences. On the other hand, there are the business challenges of cost-effectiveness, measuring the return on training, and making sure your organization’s technology stays relevant. It’s becoming clear to eLearning professionals that standard LMSs are not enough to create effective learning. Flat content such as PDFs is not as effective as interactive content.

Learning at Large Ep1: Building a learning culture for 45,000 salespeople


Paul : I’m a big believer in performance consulting as a way of trying to understand business problems and trying to come up with interesting solutions for those problems. Our job should surely be to better enable and equip managers to effectively support, lead, and develop their teams.”

Authentic Learning

Clark Quinn

It’s an important component of making our learning more effective. A representative of the firm heard the presentations (through Skype!) Admittedly they had some lack of experience, but when I think how I would’ve been able to perform at that age, I really recognized the quality of the outcome. This week, #change11 is being hosted by Jan Herrington (who I had the pleasure of meeting in West Australia many years ago; highly recommended).

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The Adventures of Developing an e-learning Course!

ID Reflections

The post is a relevant read for anyone in the field of delivering e-learning, training, and responsible for organizational performance. How will you ensure effective communication throughout the development cycle? What is the overall desired performance outcome?

If Not ADDIE, Then What with Michael Allen #astdtk13

Learning Visions

Products need to meet expectations, achieves performance outcomes (it’s not about knowing), stays within budget, delivers on time, unites the team (builds enthusiasm and has everyone excited about the final project – especially if you’re doing it over and over. Use Skype a LOT.). Kineo.


With a little help from our friends: the services we use to build our business


S3 and Cloudfront are not that easy to work with, compared to Rackspace’s Cloud Files solution, but they are much more flexible and cost-effective. We are not yet fully committed on Slack, but seems like a nice alternative to Skype’s informational chaos.

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). After all, one aspect of our job is to create an environment, and deliver interventions, that helps to improve the performance of novices and experts alike. Post from: The eLearning Coach How To Integrate Multimedia For Effective Learning. Is it about learning or performance?

8 Advantages of Using a Cloud-based Platform for Sales Training


When it comes to delivering training solutions, leveraging a cloud-based platform for training content delivery is an effective alternative to certain eLearning modules which have to be copied or downloaded. If ever there is a need to contact a colleague or supervisor, they can communicate over a phone call or Skype and receive immediate support. Track Real-time Performance Metrics: Tracking the performance metrics of each member of your sales team can be a time-consuming task.

Entrepreneurship Got Plastic Surgery, and it Looks Better: The Changing Business World


Services such as Skype, Slack, and UberConference facilitate communication between remote and on- site teams. When compared to the latter, eLearning is more cost- effective for companies and convenient for employees.

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Create Flexibility of Learning and Teaching with Online Publishing


Ability to discuss questions over Facetime or Skype makes the learning process more exciting and fun. 3.Devising effective teaching strategies through data analytics.

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8 Ways to Cover Social Activities in Your Training Course


For this to happen, the group needs to be small enough to facilitate effective interaction. They should then teach this online training material to their classmates using a video-conferencing platform like Skype or Google Hangouts.

No Escaping Mobile Learning – Webinar Recording & Audience Queries Answered

Upside Learning

As we start using services like webex and adobe connect for web conferencing on the phone, and face time and Skype for video calls, doing synchronous learning on mobile devices is certainly an option.

Mentoring in Today’s Workplace: Another Layer of Training


And when individuals are not in the same zip code, try FaceTime or Skype. Google Hangouts and Skype provide a good way for voices to be heard and different ideas to be shared. Taking part in Webinars or online classes together is a useful way to expand skills and knowledge in a particular area, then after the class the mentor can provide context to the mentee on how the class can help them be more effective within their roles.

Why the 70:20:10 model works for online training


Businesses now realize they can only improve their performance through their employees’ performance. Therefore, companies must understand how their employees learn and strive to meet their needs in a cost-effective way. The 70:20:10 model has also attracted the attention of business people and is increasingly used as a strategy to improve workplace performance. Formal learning is the foundation for effective training.

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Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

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. If you are interested, please e-mail me or contact me via Skype at diego.studiocity with the item or items you would like to giveaway or offer for a drawing.

5 Reasons to Get Started with Office 365


Similar to Skype, Lync’s features include video messaging, IMing, and audio calling. The Outlook Web App makes storing contacts efficient so you can communicate quickly and effectively. Luckily, Microsoft Office 365 from Sonic Performance Support will help you master this helpful tool in just a few hours of training. So you’re planning a vacation, but a pressing project comes up with a deadline the week after.

Making A Big Impact: Top Corporate Training Innovations for 2018

Time to Know

On one hand, you must take into consideration your training’s effectiveness and the employee experiences. On the other hand, there are the business challenges of cost-effectiveness, measuring the return on training, and making sure your organization’s technology stays relevant. It’s becoming clear to eLearning professionals that standard LMSs are not enough to create effective learning. Flat content such as PDFs is not as effective as interactive content.