Informal learning happens all the time, anywhere


Each parent “teaches” their offspring as they know best – some let them roam free and explore, some buy very expensive toys and read specialized literature while others choose to employ the help of professionals very early on. Learning begins very early in life.

People Development: Stop Spending, Start Thinking

CLO Magazine

Somewhere between cause and effect, there is serious leakage of resources. Organizations often introduce new values, competencies, performance management and training models without much heed to previous versions.

57 PowerPoint Christmas cards to download and share!


In order to edit the cards, simply: Download your favourite card by clicking the link below the video preview (any trouble downloading, check you have the latest version of your browser. Some earlier versions of IE have trouble with PowerPoint files). New toys?

Image Cropping 101: The Basics

TechSmith Camtasia

The above screenshot of my iPhone camera app taking a photo of the Harry Potter nerd toys on my desk shows the grid lines. But in this cropped version, we’re drawn more to her face and the fact she’s focused on her phone.

The (Initial) iPad Experience

Clark Quinn

Which isn’t to say that I didn’t have a case of techno-lust; I am a geek, a boy who loves his toys. There were some considerations: did I need the 3G version, which would come later, and how much memory (16, 32, or 64 GB)? However, my iPhone at 16 GB is already half full, and I’d likely be adding more apps and documents, so I thought I better go for 32 GB (I also figured with aggressive memory management, I could skip the 64 GB version).

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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. Software directories can be an effective way to promote your products. Last but not least, my favorite little toy of the past, Grumpicon.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

And highly capable tablets and eBook readers now occupy prime real estate in many of our briefcases and messenger bags and likely sit atop everyone else’s tech toy wish list.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] December 10-11, 2010 Effective Teaching and Learning in Higher Education , hosted by the American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon. link] January 4-7, 2011 International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2011), 24 th , Limassol, Cyprus.

Marketing Automation and Learning Content Personalization for Course Creators with Spencer Forman from WP Automation Lab


I usually explain to people in our training, in our course that an LMS is effectively like having your own personal librarian for your content. MailChimp is the original version.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again. link] November 30-December 2, 2011 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture: The Effects of Global Learning – Teaching the World about the World, Rome, Italy. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences 2012


Wright has done his 26th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. You can contact him at: crwr77 [@] This 26th version of the conference list covers selected events from four continents. link] January 5-8, 2012International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2012), 25 th , Malmö,Sweden. link] February22-24, 2012 EDUCAUSE West/SouthwestRegional Conference: Engaging Everyone Effectively, Portland, Oregon, USA.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

If SL has this effect on other women, then it wont be the most effective place to send female employees as part of an elearning experience. However, ideas taken from Second Life, minus the cultural trappings, could be effective. The idea that video games are "boys toys" is clearly a myth." So, there is nothing inherently male or female about the genre of video games.just like there is nothing inherently male or female about books.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] January 5-8, 2010 International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement Conference (ICSEI 2010), 23 rd , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. link] January 28-29, 2010 Building Effective Interactivity into Your e-Learning, eLearning Guild Online Seminar.