Reflecting on ATD TechKnowledge 2017

Axonify

The Axonify team headed to Las Vegas last week for ATD TechKnowledge. This annual event showcases the latest innovations in learning and performance technology, so Axonify is a perfect fit. To explore more of the TechKnowledge 2017 experience, check out the Twitter hashtag #ATDTK.

TechKnowledge 2012 Presentation Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are my slides from the TechKnowledge 2012 presentation “What Research Tells us about 3D Avatars, Storytelling and Serious games for Learning and Changing Behavior” plus videos and other links that go into more detail based on the topics I discussed. Kapp's ASTD TechKnowledge 2012 Presentation. Watching an avatar that looks like you performing an activity influences you to perform a similar or same activity in the future.

Reflecting on ATD TechKnowledge 2017

Axonify

The Axonify team headed to Las Vegas last week for ATD TechKnowledge. This annual event showcases the latest innovations in learning and performance technology, so Axonify is a perfect fit. Rather, data is now a strategic decision that company leaders must make to optimize performance and keep up with the pace of business. However, much like in our data story, organizations have failed to leverage the connected nature of work to improve learning and performance outcomes.

6 Top-Notch Sessions at ATD TechKnowledge 2017

Knowledge Guru

We’re speaking and exhibiting at our fourth straight ATD TechKnowledge conference in Las Vegas, Nevada this week. Two of them are presented by Bottom-Line Performance team members: one on mobile learning and the other on learning game design.

Valuable Insights from ATD’s TechKnowledge 2018 Conference

ReadyTech

In late January, we attended ATD’s TechKnowledge 2018 conference at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. Consequently, presenters must start strong and end strong—with intentional and effective openers and closers.

Do you see a paradigm shift in learning?

Origin Learning

The ultimate goal is to make learning more engaged, participative, and collaborative and an immersive experience that keeps the focus on skill development and performance management. Acquisition of knowledge is one thing, but putting it into effective use is another.

TechKnowledge 2011: Why Learning Professionals Still Have a Lot to Learn

Mindflash

I usually attribute this phrase to others, but I admit that last week at the ASTD TechKnowledge 2011 Conference , I only heard what I wanted to hear — all about e-learning practices in organizations. In a study Rossett conducted , she found that organizations are not implementing effective e-learning as much as we think — people are talking a big game, but few are actually doing it. You know the expression — “We only hear what we want to hear.&#

Learning gets social, emotional, progressive!

Origin Learning

In effect, the internal customers shoot up its customer family size by the same figure! It has all the potential to cause the ripple effect. How can a social platform be deployed effectively at work? Walmart is a giant of a brand! It has redefined ATM (any time money).

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Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic. In most cases, and in my case, the community manager also performs the moderation functions. In most cases, and in my case, the community manager also performs the moderation functions. There is also an interesting effect that people who are not attending still hear quite a bit about the conference and have some level of tangential participation.

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Andy Whitaker "Matching Learning Paths w/Performance Using Tin Can" #ATDTK

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from Andy Whitaker''s concurrent session here at ATD TechKnowledge, happening this week in Las Vegas. Matching learning to performance with Tin Can Most "learning activity" is tracked in orgs in an LMS using SCORM. Questions to ask of your org''s tracking abilities: Are you able to track (in an effective and efficient way) all learning activities, not just those in your LMS? This is the beginning of connecting learning to performance.

How to Avoid Half Cadence Video Simulations

Cinecraft

What’s more, while an assessment is effective, it lacks the learner engagement necessary to achieve comprehension and retention. Ask SMEs for plausible wrong answers and performance gaps they would like to fill.

Are You Asking These Questions to Build Effective E-Learning?

Rapid eLearning

How we view effective elearning is somewhat subjective. For some it requires that all elearning center on performance. If it’s not, then how can it be effective? While they may call it elearning, it’s really more about creating awareness and not setting performance goals.

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider

Learnnovators

MOOCs in Performance Support. Course design have been based on an analysis of past performance data or a prediction of skills the organization might need in the future. This semi-synchronous aspect make MOOCs appealing and effective for a wide range of topics and audience base.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

Learning Visions

Effective design using PPT as a tool. Organize: outlines headings graphics structure text (compare/contrast, cause/effect, classification order/sequence) Integrate: illustrations with captions animation with narration worked-out examples elaborative questions Take all of the info and make better sense of it for the learner. “Effective design is done when there’s nothing left to take out.&# [not that you’ve found a way to put more stuff in.]

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Upside2Go – Now On BlackBerry!

Upside Learning

Within a span of 7 months, since its launch, Upside2Go has won appreciation from some of the biggest corporates for its innovativeness and effectiveness, specifically in addressing needs of the mobile workforce. We launched Upside2Go (for the iPhone) back in February this year.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Webinar on Webinars!

Learning Visions

Join Kineos Mark Harrison for a free webinar on webinars: Building effective content for your online sessions. Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at th. ASTD TechKnowledge 2010 #tk10 ▼ 2009 (87) ► December (6) ► November (11) ▼ October (10) Finding Good Photos for Your eLearning Scenarios Kineo Audio Interview with Ellen Wagner "The Evol. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar

Learning Visions

Monday, July 13, 2009 Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar Kineo will be holding a free webinar on creating effective product knowledge e-learning on July 16th, 2009. Keeping costs down: Given the pace of change, product knowledge e-learning has got to be cost effective, otherwise the maintenance costs will be prohibitive. Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at th. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Webinar: Compliance Training Case Study

Learning Visions

Sunday, August 23, 2009 Kineo Webinar: Compliance Training Case Study Kineo will be holding a free webinar on developing cost-effective compliance training on Thursday, August 27, 2009. Rapid E-learning provides an alternative to develop compliance training cost-effectively and quickly. Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at th. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Upside2Go – Changing The Game

Upside Learning

Upside2Go has been designed to cater to the unique requirements of L&D departments and managers – delivering training and improving performance, while allowing the workforce to also share knowledge in real-time using a mobile device.

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6 Steps to a Mobile Mindset: Mobile Learning Basics

Bottom-Line Performance

If you attended ATD TechKnowledge this year, then you might have seen a session about this new thing called The Mobile Mindset. Research shows that using good design principles increases the effectiveness of learning and retention.

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Useless vs. Useful Learning Data

Axonify

An Interview with Learning & Performance Consultant JD Dillon on metrics L&D should value to prove learning success in business. A traditional LMS doesn’t offer effective ways of tracking knowledge growth over time, or correlating training activity to real-world performance.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning Mate Demo

Learning Visions

Thursday, March 15, 2007 Learning Mate Demo Im in search of good examples of cheap but effective e-Learning in the vein of the 21st century designer (web 2.0, Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at th. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. ils, etc.). Found this Learning Mate demo through the eLearning Guilds Immersive Learning Simulations Report Synopsis. Its not high-end. Not even 3D. Doesnt have dragons.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Visual and Auditory Multi-Tasking

Learning Visions

Monday, June 18, 2007 Visual and Auditory Multi-Tasking From the Eide Neurolearning Blog: Voluntary Control of Attention - Visual and Auditory Multi-Tasking There is a yin and yang effect between visual and auditory attention. Mixed visual-auditory stimuli have an underadditive effect, so that if you have to do both at the same time, total brain activation goes down. Maybe the "underadditive effect" occurs when a multimedia presentation does all the thinking for you.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Technology: What is eLearning 2.0?

Learning Visions

this clearly effects how we should all be designing and building courses now. Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at th. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 16, 2007 eLearning Technology: What is eLearning 2.0? Thanks to Tony Karrer for a great overview article on eLearning Technology: What is eLearning 2.0? I particularly liked this approach he describes for a software training course.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points to Consider

ID Reflections

Here are the links to some of the older posts: From Micro-Learning to Corporate MOOCs MOOCs in Performance Support 11 Difference between a MOOC and an Online Course In this post, I want to focus on the questions that the corporate world is likely to ask when thinking of going the MOOC way.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2019

Limestone Learning

February 6–8, 2019 ATD TechKnowledge Conference , West Palm Beach, Florida Augmented and virtual reality, artificial intelligence, microlearning and adaptive learning are no longer buzz words—they’re here to stay.

Useless vs. Useful Learning Data

Axonify

An Interview with Learning & Performance Consultant JD Dillon on metrics L&D should value to prove learning success in business. A traditional LMS doesn’t offer effective ways of tracking knowledge growth over time, or correlating training activity to real-world performance.

Principles for Creating a Successful Virtual Reality Learning Experience

Kapp Notes

” These are principles that are required for VR learning experiences and are fundamental to creating effective learning with VR technologies. These seven principles are foundational to the creation of meaningful and effective learning within a virtual reality environment.

Learning and eLearning Conferences to Attend in 2019

Xyleme

ATD TechKnowledge Conference. ATD TechKnowledge is the premier conference and exposition at the intersection of technology and learning. Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2019, TechKnowledge delivers practical how-to’s, advanced strategy and solutions, and everything in between.

Useless vs. Useful Learning Data

Axonify

An Interview with Learning & Performance Consultant JD Dillon on metrics L&D should value to prove learning success in business. Most recently, he served on the ATD 2016 TechKnowledge Conference Program Advisory Committee where he led a session entitled: Reworking the Puzzle: How to Build a Smarter Learning Ecosystem. A traditional LMS doesn’t offer effective ways of tracking knowledge growth over time, or correlating training activity to real-world performance.

David Kelly "Building a Learning Strategy from an Ecosystem of Resources" #ATDTK

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from David Kelly''s concurrent session here at ATD TechKnowledge, happening this week in Las Vegas. A learning and performance strategy -- orgs care about what people can DO and not what they KNOW. Lots of factors go into helping people learn and perform -- and only part of that is training. So what is a learning and performance ecosystem? It''s finding the resources all around that support performance (not just training!).

5 Reasons to Get Started Using Scenario-Based E-Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

After a needs assessment, Tara, the training department’s instructional designer, determined that one of the reasons managers are struggling is that they do not practice effective strategies for delivering feedback. Learner performance can be measured. Core Inc.’s

The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind

Learningtogo

This structure performs several key functions, including: Attaches emotions to memories. Performs spatial reasoning. In effect, these cabbies have created a special mind palace to navigate London. In effect, you’re building new memories before you’ve even started.

5 Reasons to Get Started Using Scenario-Based E-Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

After a needs assessment, Tara, the training department’s instructional designer, determined that one of the reasons managers are struggling is that they do not practice effective strategies for delivering feedback. But delivering feedback at the right time and in the right way is a performance standard that can be established, demonstrated, and reinforced through a learning experience. Learner performance can be measured. Core Inc.’s

Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

January 24–26, 2018 ATD 2018 TechKnowledge Conference , San Jose, California The conference showcases the latest trends occurring at the intersection of technology and learning, and empowers talent development professionals to adopt these trends in their work.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | October 12, 2018

Mike Taylor

Gloom has no positive effects on ameliorating doom. It’s just that they hold mistaken beliefs about cognitive skills and too many rely on instructional techniques that can actually get in the way of successful performance and the development of expertise. February ATD TechKnowledge.

What is Gamification? and Why it Matters to L&D Professionals

The Learning Circuits

I explore many more in The Gamification of Learning and Instructio n which will be out in May and in my talk at TechKnowledge 2012 —coming up shortly. Games provide meaningful and immediate feedback far more effectively and efficiently than a classroom instructor.