Tools to make you drool – video training toys for IDs

Dashe & Thomson

The system also enables you to measure the effectiveness of your communications and prioritize follow-up activity with viewers. In my last post I examined several characteristics that make for hi-quality learning videos – [link].

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In a word: Here’s how Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others describe Axonify

Axonify

Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. Peter Sprague – Senior Manager of Sales Effectiveness at Ceridian HCM. As the old adage goes, “The customer is always right!”.

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360 Degree Videos: The New Shiny Toy in Corporate Training

CommLab India

There is also an ongoing debate as to whether these videos are time-saving or time consuming, and that a viewer cannot experience the entire effects of the video unless he really spends a lot of time on it.

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In a word: Here’s how Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others describe Axonify

Axonify

Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. Peter Sprague – Senior Manager of Sales Effectiveness at Ceridian HCM. The post In a word: Here’s how Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others describe Axonify appeared first on Axonify. As the old adage goes, “The customer is always right!”. So, I decided to ask some of our customers how they would characterize the Axonify Employee Knowledge Platform in one word. They’re definitely right.

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Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others tout the benefits of Axonify

Axonify

Peter Sprague – Senior Manager of Sales Effectiveness at Ceridian HCM. Peter Sprague – Senior Manager of Sales Effectiveness at Ceridian HCM. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. The post Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others tout the benefits of Axonify appeared first on Axonify.

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Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others tout the benefits of Axonify

Axonify

Peter Sprague – Senior Manager of Sales Effectiveness at Ceridian HCM. Peter Sprague – Senior Manager of Sales Effectiveness at Ceridian HCM. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. Axonified customers use our Employee Knowledge Platform in a variety of applications and industries.

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A Way With The Fairies

Learnnovators

From the get-go, the map was so high level it was effectively useless. The makers of masterpieces such as Toy Story and The Lion King evidently couldn’t engineer a dinky little augmented reality app that would work on my device of choice – or even on my device of second choice.

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7 Workplace Traditions to Start This Holiday Season

KnowledgeCity

Cultivating workplace traditions can promote work culture and be an effective team building strategy by allowing employees to feel a deeper camaraderie from getting to know one another beyond their job functions. Participate in a Toy Drive. Along the same vein as charitable giving during the holidays, toy drives are a great way to give back this time of year. The holidays are synonymous with the traditions that make the season special.

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Customer Connect, Social Media, and Animals!

Origin Learning

For a fast lane experience, organizations may have to start looking at ways and means of harnessing the power of social media effectively given the interesting insights that it has to offer to a curious learner.

The Effect of Cat Videos on Work

Everwise

If we want to better understand the effects the Internet may have on us as individuals and on society, then researchers can’t ignore Internet cats anymore.”. The post The Effect of Cat Videos on Work appeared first on Everwise.

Reviewing E-Learning: Lessons Learned From My Dog

E-learning Uncovered

As I lay there, I watched my puppy play with one of her chew toys. And the way Sophie played with her toy that day was a good representation of some strategies we can all use to make reviewing e-learning more effective. You can only play with a toy for so long—even a favorite.

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The foundations of innovation in L&D

E-Learning Provocateur

Futuristic hardware and magical software that educates everyone at the press of a button are tempting “solutions” Some folks call this mindset Shiny New Toy Syndrome, and by golly, it’s a pandemic.

Using Bloxels to Teach Programming, Adobe Digital Trends Report, and Video Branching Scenarios: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

Bloxels is another toy/app combo that aims to bring the basics of programming to young minds. Maybe this toy could be the first stepping stone to some full-on programming! Kids Can Build their Own Games with this Nifty Block Toy.

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The Pursuit of Happiness Begins in the Brain

Learningtogo

Your degree of happiness can have a significant effect on your health , ability to concentrate , productivity , even your love life. Sooner or later, you will run into someone with a better toy, and you feel unhappy about your purchase. Are you happy?

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At Play – Storytelling And Story-making

Upside Learning

Typically, the kid and I indulge in play sessions that use Lego as the base toy and then build an imaginary world for our Lego models to inhabit and interact with.

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Capytech, GO1.com form strong alliance

Capytech

The platform is used by organisations of all sizes including global toy and board game giant Hasbro, Japanese carmaker Suzuki, car rental provider Thrifty and government agencies. Capytech, GO1.com form strong alliance.

Scarcity or Abundance – It’s Your Choice

Learningtogo

Originally documented in cognitive psychology, the scarcity effect is a well-known principle in economics and marketing, used to predict buyer behavior. Our brains can do funny things under stress, and the scarcity effect generates a highly stressful experience.

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Do You Know What You’re Buying?

LearnDash

There is certainly nothing wrong with this view when you purchase your new elearning toy. You have raised your hand and effectively said, “I like what you’re doing and support you” It’s in this act of faith that you should expect more than just a product.

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Three Things to Consider for Voice-Over in eLearning

Unboxed

There’s a lot to consider when creating an effective eLearning course. That means, when you consider your workforce, you’ll want to take special care when developing your training to make sure it’s as effective and inclusive of different learning styles and needs as possible.

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A way with the fairies

E-Learning Provocateur

From the get-go, the map was so high level it was effectively useless. The makers of masterpieces such as Toy Story and The Lion King evidently couldn’t engineer a dinky little augmented reality app that would work on my device of choice – or even on my device of second choice.

How I failed miserably at doing things that don’t scale.

Yarno

In these meetings we discussed ideas around how to cost effectively reach our core customer and start getting more leads through the door. He mentioned that one of his most effective strategies was a hand written letter.

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Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 8

Upside Learning

This article focuses on one of the most important criteria for online instruction effectiveness – the interface. How can e-Learning, or computer based training, be more effective? Read this article to know why some educators say they are more than just a cool new toy.

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LATI: A better way to measure influence on Twitter?

E-Learning Provocateur

Sure, the quality of your tweets and other variables will have an effect, but simply comparing the raw number of followers among tweeps is not really comparing apples with apples. At the very least it’s fun to toy around with.

Session Notes: Breaking Down Silos @JD_Dillon #TrainingMag

Learning Visions

So JD asked, how can I help them check their lists more effectively? With no toys and no budget. Cuz we didn''t have the toys. Effectively killing the email attachment. These are my live blogged notes from the Training 2015 Conference and Expo happening this week in Atlanta. Forgive any typos or incoherencies. JD works in the higher-ed space, but is a corporate training guy. He supports the guys who work for Kaplan.

The New Nerd

Tom Spiglanin

So I think the nerd effect is a real consideration with the adoption and acceptance of wearable smart objects. While Glass definitely had some design issues, both in outward appearance and usability for the wearer, the nerd effect may still have doomed it.

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5 Best Practices Of Developing an E-Learning Video

CommLab India

A study by Microsoft showed most Gen-Y people cannot focus effectively for more than 8 seconds. Formulating an effective plan. Video – an immensely popular media, used extensively in the world of corporate training.

Videos in E-learning – The 7 Benefits

CommLab India

Learners stay focused and grasp the elements of learning effectively through videos. Reduce dropout rates : Since videos engage learners through their high-impact visuals and audio effects, they help arrest course dropout rates. Videos in eLearning inject freshness in the learning.

Deconstructing Design V: Sliders and Lego

eLearning Alchemy

Rotating a toy perfectly in place for the purpose of photography is incredibly difficult. Let’s start by saying that this is a visually appealing effect, that creates perceived motion from still images. Length: 1010 words. Reading Time: ~4.5 minutes.

A Conversation with Allessandria Polizzi

Kapp Notes

This is why I like focusing my efforts on organizational effectiveness, which enables the business across multiple areas of need. I had a great conversation the other day with Allessandria Polizzi.

Why Are Quality Checks Important in E-learning?

CommLab India

I will discuss the significance of a quality check, the challenges, and tips to ensure effective quality checks in e-learning courses, in 2-3 blogs. . We will discuss some tips for effective quality checks in my next blog. Why is quality check important in e-learning?

How to use games to market your learning program?

QuoDeck

It is one of the most effective strategies. Remember the free toy which you got? One of the major challenges HR and L&D professionals face is getting the employees to get interested in the learning programs. Games or rather game-based learning can help here.

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Training at the North Pole Bringing Santas Workshop Into the 21st Century

Training Industry

After all, the goal of the North Pole training department is to make sure that Santa and the elves can efficiently plan, manufacture and deliver toys around the globe each year. That’s why at the North Pole, we’ve started using marketing techniques to engage learners, just like our marketing team does to engage the toy buyers at Amazon and Target.

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4 Simple Tips to Create Irresistible Video-based E-learning

CommLab India

The statistic shows how effective videos can be in engaging viewers – even in this era where the attention spans of humans have become less than that of a goldfish. Such an effective medium to engage people could be a great medium to train your employees as well.

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Technology Tips: Make Your Droid Battery Last Longer

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I was even more excited when a friend of mine pointed out that my new toy had a kickstand (HOW HAD I NOT NOTICED THAT?!). by AJ George I was ecstatic to trade in my archaic Palm 700 for a sexy new HTC Evo.

What are Serious Games? A Follow-up Post

Upside Learning

Another major distinction between ‘casual’ and serious games is that serious games work on the logic of cause and effect. You can also play with toys, even though they are not games. I think you can also learn a lot from playing with toys.”. Soon after I posted These are Not Serious Games on the blog and as a discussion on Linked-In , there was a flurry of comments over a couple of days that quickly covered some thoughts about Serious Games.

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The role of AR technology in making learners imagine

Matrix

If we look closely we will realize that Toy Story is rather boring, because our toys had way better lives and adventures. One major effect of growing up — or side effect, some may argue — is that we slowly let go of our vivid imagination.

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Improved Learning Experience Comes Handy With an Employee Training Software

ProProfs

For any business toying with the idea of incorporating a new training program, the advantages of e-Learning greatly outweigh those of in-person or classroom training. Effectively trained employees are capable of handling the situation more efficiently and confidently.