Hangout connects global learning community

Sponge UK

News: A four-day online event on how to use learning technologies to innovate, integrate and inspire in the workplace has brought together over 250 delegates and 25 learning experts. The Big Sponge Hangout , hosted by award-winning elearning company, Sponge UK , took place from July 18 to 21, 2016. It was fascinating to hear how people are using elearning in a host of imaginative ways to improve performance and develop their people.

Podcast 20: Interpreting Global eLearning Trends – With Donald H. Taylor

Talented Learning

EPISODE 20 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: If you follow our blog , you know I’m fascinated with elearning trends. It’s not because I’m obsessed with chasing every new “shiny penny” innovation that rolls by. Don is one of the best-known voices in the global learning community. KEY TAKEAWAYS: In recent years, elearning trends have shifted significantly. you have a strong global perspective on corporate learning and development.

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How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. ” – Clark Quinn (Learning Technology Strategist). THE JOURNEY: Innovation is driving today’s businesses and workplaces around the world. And, ‘learning at the speed of need’ is the most significant factor that helps power up innovation. Below are the questions we had in mind when we embarked on our journey: How significant is innovation for businesses to succeed?

2020 Awards: The Year in Review

Coreaxis

We have been recognized as a top provider of various training services by renowned institutions such as eLearning Industry, Training Industry and Brandon Hall Group. eLearning Industry Awards. Top 10 eLearning Content Providers for Blended Learning.

HOW INNOVATION IS DRIVING TODAY’S WORKPLACES

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Survival requires continual innovation, and at the core is learning faster than everyone else. ” – Clark Quinn (Learning Technology Strategist) THE JOURNEY: Innovation is driving today’s businesses and workplaces around the world. And, ‘learning at the speed of need’ is the most significant factor that helps power up innovation. Below are the questions we had in mind when we embarked on our journey: How significant is innovation for businesses to succeed?

Elearning innovation: examples, tips and technology

Elucidat

It can be even harder to be continuously innovative. So then, how do you keep your ideas fresh, your production process smart and your elearning strategy current? Our expert learning consultants have hand-picked some useful resources to kick-start your elearning innovation. Experienced learning designers’ go-to resources for innovation include: The latest online learning examples. Modern elearning frameworks and approaches.

Global Insights: The Future of Technology in the Workplace

Leo Learning

The evening featured keynote speeches from four global organizations that we work with. And what was fascinating was that they were all tackling the same issue: how best to humanize technology,” said Gareth Jones, Strategic Consultant Lead at LEO Learning and the night’s host.

Open LMS Expands Global Moodle Offering with Acquisition of eThink Education

eThink Education

Open LMS has a vision to consolidate and innovate the commercial Moodle offering for education institutions and corporations worldwide. eThink also offers LMS and eLearning trainings through eThink Academy, as well as custom content solutions.

What It Takes To Become A Top eLearning Content Development Company

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I outline 7 aspects that helped us get nominated for eLearning Industry’s Top 10 eLearning companies for 2018 (for the 4th consecutive time) and strike Gold. 7 Aspects That Helped EI Design Reach The Top Position Among eLearning Content Development Companies For 2018. In this article, I touch upon 7 aspects that have helped us reach the top position among eLearning Content Development Companies in 2018 – Gold winner award.

CoreAxis Named to 30 Most Innovative Companies to Watch in 2018 by Insights Success

Coreaxis

CoreAxis is pleased to have been recognized as one of the 30 Most Innovative Companies to watch in 2018 by Insight Success. Check out the excerpt below of the article that appeared in Insight Success’ “The 30 Most Innovative Companies to Watch 2018” issue. CoreAxis Consulting, LLC (CoreAxis) is a leading provider of outsourced training and eLearning solutions for Fortune 500 companies. Source :-The 30 Most Innovative Companies to Watch 2018. August 2018 issue.

Disruptive change and the growing need for e-learning innovation

ENROLO

But how can e-learning leaders and innovators respond to this problem? And even faster-paced e-learning needs solid innovation and transformation. Thanks to tools such as YouTube and innovators such as Khan Academy, Udacity, Udemy, Coursera, NovoEd, edX, and others, a new skill is often only a mouse click away.”. Youtube video: [link] ] Paul Wilson elearning Consultant.

OpenSesame welcomes internationally recognized diversity and inclusion publisher Symmetra to its elearning course catalogue

OpenSesame

Leading organisations can now access Symmetra’s gamified inclusion and diversity elearning content through the OpenSesame Plus subscription. As a leading global diversity and inclusion consultancy, we are passionate about driving business purpose and performance through inclusive behaviours.

Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Bob Little is a writer , commentator and publicist who works globally, specializing in the corporate online learning industry. Join us on this exciting journey as we engage with thought leaders and learning innovators to see what the future of our industry looks like. Moreover, their access to today’s technology means that they think they don’t need an external PR consultant to help them. ABOUT BOB LITTLE (Senior Partner, Bob Little Press & PR).

Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?

Kapp Notes

Death of Self-Pace eLearning. In a report published in August 2016 by Sam Adkins of Ambient Insight a declaration is made that self-paced eLearning is in a death spiral: The worldwide five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for self-paced eLearning is distinctly negative at -6.4%; global revenues for self-paced courseware are dropping fast. In 2016, global revenues for self-paced eLearning reached $46.6

News: Unicorn CEO Reacts To 2015 Top 50 Global LMSs Report

Unicorn Training

Peter Phillips, Unicorn CEO, believes leading global eLearning analyst and consultant Craig Weiss “has a great record for spotting trends” as he reacted to Unicorn’s learning and performance platform, SkillsServe, being ranked fifth overall and number one for financial services in Weiss’ 2015 Top 50 Global LMSs Report. The annual report is viewed as the best authoritative and independent guide for global LMS vendors.

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

That’s why the instigators of the Serious eLearning Manifesto banded together; too few people were applying good formal learning principles! The eLearning community is headed for more collaboration and less formal instruction. The experiences of people who attended EDUC 689 – an informal course on ‘Designing for Informal Learning’ – before, during, and after the class in the form of 140-character tweets that they shared with the readers of eLearn Magazine. .

What It Takes To Become A Top eLearning Content Development Company

EI Design

In this article, I outline 7 aspects that helped us get nominated for eLearning Industry’s Top 10 eLearning companies for 2018 (for the 4th consecutive time) and strike Gold. 7 Aspects That Helped EI Design Reach The Top Position Among eLearning Content Development Companies For 2018. In this article, I touch upon 7 aspects that have helped us reach the top position among eLearning Content Development Companies in 2018 – Gold winner award.

The Six Hats Of A Community Manager

Learnnovators

Telling stories of successful use cases, collecting examples of how collaboration is positively impacting workflow, business and innovation and narrating these stories — all help in branding the community as well as in getting the skeptics on-board. THE HAT OF A CONSULTANT. Sahana Chattopadhyay is an L&D Consultant, OD Specialist, Blended Learning Architect, Social Learning Evangelist, and Blogger.

What Factors Are Shaping the LMS Market? 2018 Learning Systems FAQ

Talented Learning

As an independent learning systems consultant , I’m often asked to share my opinion about what’s happening in the LMS market. 2) How is innovation moving learning systems forward? Innovation continues at a blistering pace. Of course, no vendor can innovate effectively in all areas at once, so each chooses matters most in its niche. 4) Is all of this innovation changing the LMS buying process? It’s a good time to be an LMS selection consultant.

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Elearning Authoring Tools to Skyrocket Training

Continu

If you are unfamiliar with elearning authoring tools and wondering how to use them. So when we talk about elearning authoring tools, what exactly does that mean? Next, you may wonder what skill set is necessary to use elearning authoring tools.

12 elearning agencies that use Elucidat

Elucidat

Are you looking for an elearning agency to help with your next project? There is a wide array of organizations out there that offer elearning solutions. Choosing an elearning agency . Elearning agencies can inject fresh ideas and creativity into your projects. To ensure this crucial personalization isn’t lost, many organizations prefer to develop their own innovative learning teams in-house. Acteon has over 30 years of experience in producing elearning.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Preparing high-potential leaders for fluid, high-stakes global decisions. Even more new applications are expected soon, with Apple’s push for iPhone X AR applications driving rapid innovation and continued developer support from Google. #11 Look for even more progress in user interface design, as the most advanced systems roll out more innovative ways to personalize, access and utilize learning content.

MOOCS IN WORKPLACE LEARNING – PART 1: SOME POINTS TO CONSIDER

Learnnovators

Workplace learning designers, consultants, organizational leaders and change agents, and employees will have to work in collaboration to bring about this shift. Collaboration and Innovation – Google’s g2g. In this age of complexity and rapid change, MOOCs can – if effectively facilitated – become triggers for innovation and creative problem-solving in the context of each organization’s specific needs.

EMERGENT WORKPLACES: LEARNING IN THE NETWORKED WORLD

Learnnovators

Over the next two decades we can expect the knowledge of the world to be digitalised, with an exponential rise in user-generated content, “wise-crowd” application and open innovation applications. They are caught between Efficiency and Innovation – the former they understand and are set up for; the latter is a whole new animal that they are unprepared to meet. This is my area of passion.

21 BRILLIANT RESOURCES FOR UP-SKILLING LEARNING DESIGNERS (FOR THE INFORMAL & SOCIAL LEARNING AGE)

Learnnovators

That’s why the instigators of the Serious eLearning Manifesto banded together; too few people were applying good formal learning principles! The eLearning community is headed for more collaboration and less formal instruction. The experiences of people who attended EDUC 689 – an informal course on ‘Designing for Informal Learning’ – before, during, and after the class in the form of 140-character tweets that they shared with the readers of eLearn Magazine.

A showdown between quality eLearning and rapid development? #ASTD2014

Web Courseworks

This week, Managing eLearning features another guest post from Andy Hicken, Web Courseworks’ Product Innovation Specialist. ASTD’s International Conference and Exposition is a massive, thoroughly capitalist, and rather carnivalesque convergence of people working in corporate talent development, along with the companies and consultants who sell to them. A few examples: Michael Allen, Julie Dirksen, and Clark Quinn presented their Serious eLearning Manifesto.

AI and Learning Systems: Is This Combo as Great and Powerful as it Seems?

Talented Learning

No organization can afford to overlook innovation indefinitely. Talented Learning Webinar Poll: Innovation Hype vs. Reality. Participants in our recent Technology vs. Innovation Webinar shared their opinions about this year’s most-hyped learning technologies. ” Learning and Development Global Sentiment Survey. This is a powerful testament to the influence that AI is garnering across the global learning community.

Extended Enterprise Learning Systems: Shifting Into High Gear

Talented Learning

By chance, I took a job with a marketing communications company that was expanding into elearning. I’ve spent my whole career looking at how organizations innovate and push the envelope with extended enterprise learning. I’m working with one global organization that has implemented seven learning management systems. Meanwhile, learning technology innovation continues to move in all directions, simultaneously.

THE 70:20:10 MODEL – TODAY, TOMORROW & BEYOND

Learnnovators

ABOUT CHARLES JENNINGS (Managing Director, Duntroon Associates): Charles Jennings is a leading thinker, practitioner and consultant in the areas of performance improvement, change management, and learning. From 2002 until the end of 2008, Charles was the Chief Learning Officer for Reuters and Thomson Reuters where he had responsibility for developing the global learning and performance strategy and leading the learning organisation for the firm’s 55,000 workforce.

5 eLearning Modernization Makeover Best Practices

PulseLearning

Is your eLearning out of fashion or failing to keep up with industry best practice? In this article, PulseLearning discusses 5 tips that will help you achieve an eLearning modernization makeover. eLearning Modernization Makeover 2017: 5 Best Practices . Is your eLearning out of fashion or failing to keep up with industry best practice? Ensuring your eLearning is current is important for engaging learners and futureproofing your training.

TOPYX LMS and EdTek Services Announce Partnership

TOPYX LMS

a full-service eLearning technology and support provider for small to midsize organizations, are excited to announce a strategic partnership to jointly serve the growing eLearning market. TOPYX clients include global users across all industries, including Fortune 100 public companies to midsize private companies, nonprofits organizations, associations, governmental agencies and educational institutions. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.

LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

So I co-founded Talented Learning as the world’s only research and consulting firm focused primarily on advancing extended enterprise learning. You invest much of your time getting to know today’s most innovative LMS vendors up-close. All of these variables mean that LMS buyers now have an opportunity to find a solution partner who truly specializes in making learning technology more effective, innovative and cost efficient for their particular needs.

Digital Video: 10 Ways to Experience Modern Learning Live and On-Demand

Talented Learning

Typically, communication with experts occurs via text messaging and offline channels but innovative vendors are adding live video to this mix. In the healthcare industry, for example, live streaming broadcasts of surgical procedures and patient consultations are making medical expertise and education much more compelling, accessible and efficient. Live and on-demand video broadcasts extend the conference experience to a much larger global audience.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium (June 3,4,5)

Mark Oehlert

Clarke » March 18, 2008 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium (June 3,4,5) (seriously, Sid Meier is a keynoter and it only cost $250 for the whole conference!) The George Mason University Instructional Technology Program and the Defense Acquisition University invite you to attend the 4th Annual Innovations in e-Learning Symposium to be held on June 3, 4 & 5, 2008 in the Johnson Center on the Fairfax Campus of George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

The 2015 “Best of Elearning!” Best of Elearning! Given the number of nominations, to make the list in 2015 is quite an honor,” says Catherine Upton, Elearning! The Best of Elearning! An exclusive handful of organizations have won Best of Elearning! 100 honors (top global learning organization). Elearning! To learn more, visit www.2elearning.com/ awards/best-of-elearning-awards. Elearning! and Government Elearning! FM Global.

The LMS Meets 2017: Top 15 Learning Tech Predictions

Talented Learning

Rather, they are educated guesses about learning technology trends, based on our continuous market research, our consulting interactions with countless LMS buyers and sellers and more than 20 years of experience we’ve accumulated in the learning industry. So, with our feet firmly planted in the fertile soil of LMS innovation, here are the 15 trends we think are most likely to shape learning technology this year… #15 The LMS Will Never Die.

10 Elearning Trends That Research Says You’ll See in 2018

Elucidat

Investment in workplace learning and development is set to rise yet again next year, with the growth of the global elearning industry expected to increase 11% by 2020. Elearning trend headlines: From flux to focus. Consult, Curate, Converge and Cull. We also predict a continued drop in the use of external suppliers being used to create bespoke elearning content ( down from 64% in 2014 to 52% in 2017 ), or at least in external suppliers creating entire solutions.