LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

Probably just three years ago, if you said Element K I would have immediately thought about off-the-shelf courseware. However, Element K has made substantial, progressive improvements to their LMS, most recently by building custom integrations between Jive Clearspace and KnowledgeHub, Element K’s LMS. Platform Prod Management & Marketing, Element K about their social media capabilities.

LMSs that kick ass - OutStart

Janet Clarey

By way of background, Jeff told me that OutStart has two flavors: Participate, their general social software solution and TrainingEdge.com, their SaaS solution which includes LMS, collaborative authoring, and social media specifically configured to support learning. Their acquisition included the Participate team – a group with 12 years of social media experience dating back to the mid 90s. Q: What is OutStart doing with social media integration in their LMS?

Trending Sources

Social Learning Trends from Elliott Masie

Bottom-Line Performance

Elliott Masie’s recent study suggests that more and more people are seeing the business value of social media (which is just one piece of web 2.0) Rate the value of social learning in your organization? Only 11% of respondents thought of social learning as a fad.

Best of eLearning Learning - First Half of December 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Five media forms - Clive on Learning , December 1, 2009. The use of Twitter (and other social media) for Learning - Social Media in Learning , December 6, 2009. A Social Learning Case Study Review - Learning Putty , December 8, 2009. New Roles for Instructors, Instructional Designers, and Subject Matter Experts - Element K Blog , December 3, 2009. Some more (social media) predictions for 2010 - Social Media in Learning , December 9, 2009.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more). Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. A framework for social learning in the enterprise - Learning and Working on the Web , February 24, 2010. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010.

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

Social Reporter , March 15, 2009 The other day I was discussing social reporting and other online activities for a £300-ticket, two-day event with the organiser, and he said: “Next year we are going to have to make it free&#. 8220;Social media should be the default and should kick in as soon as I register and continue past the conference.&#. I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic.

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The LMS Debate rides again

Clark Quinn

Well, Saba called me out in an semi-anonymous (there’s a picture, but I don’t know who of, and there’s no name – in social media?) Yes, Dave Wilkins of Learn.com and Tom Stone of Element K have already argued that the label is still needed in the marketplace, but I’m really trying to shift the way people think about what their role is, and to me using the label LMS is a major barrier to shifting out of the comfort zone.

Related Terms

Tony Karrer

Here are some terms that are getting more attention the first couple weeks this month (December 2008) include Social Media , eLearning Activity , Mobile Learning , Yugma , Slideshare , SharePoint , Twitter , 100 Conversations , Mzinga , and GeoLearning. Mzinga is shown related to Personal Learning , Social Software , Learning 2.0 , Storyboards , PLEs , CollectiveX , Firefly , Tomoye , KnowledgePlanet , Element K , Awareness Networks.

Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List - May 29, 2009 to June 5, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. yes, they went there - WISE Pedagogy , June 1, 2009 Top Other Items The following are the top other items based on social signals. Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it?

Phew! Reflecting on #ASTD10

Learning Visions

As Ron Burns of Proton Media said, “what recession?” Getting social I didn’t have a lot of time to cruise the expo hall (man, there were a lot of vendors!), but I did make a point of checking out Bloomfire and their Collaborative Social Learning Community.

Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs

Tony Karrer

It's part of the overall social filtering that the technology relies on. eContent Jane Hart - Pick of the Day Internet Time Experiencing eLearning Learning Next Learning Design and Performance Improvement Adobe Captivate Blog Learning and Technology Learning Circuits eQuixotic Mobile Learning Learning Visions Will at Work Learning Business Casual Bamboo Project ThirdForce Blog eLearning Learning Posts Social Learning and Communities of Practice Jonathan's ID eLearning 3.0

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

relates closely to the concepts Learning 2.0 , eLearning Tools , Corporate eLearning , Personal Learning , and Enterprise 2.0 ; the Tools Odeo , CollectiveX , Bea Pages , Apache Roller , and Dogear ; and the Companies NexLearn , Awareness Networks , Element K , and Mzinga. Also interesting topics: Cognitive , Effectiveness , LCMS , Social Network , iPhone , Director. We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community.

Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank

Tony Karrer

Looking at Capital City Bank from the outside, I wouldn’t have expected to find a great example of social learning inside. I recently had a great conversation with Becky Barch, a performance consultant at the Bank, about her smart application of discussion forum software from ElementK.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010 I write this as I travel to Birmingham to participate in a panel discussion with Nick Shackleton-Jones and Robin Hoyle on the role of social media in learning. Social Media for Working & Learning: Twitter in the classroom, 10 useful resources. There is also the New Media Literacies project. Social Networking: A Platform for Training New Managers Online?

eLearning Tour - May 21 - Free

Tony Karrer

Before, Bob was the Executive Director of Education for Element K where he directed and influenced their learning model and products. His work in social media, e-Learning and Performance Support has won awards and has led him into engagements at many Fortune 500 companies including Credit Suisse, Royal Bank of Canada, Citibank, Lexus, Microsoft, Nissan, Universal, IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, Fidelity Investments, Symbol Technologies and SHL Systemhouse.

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Implementing Social Media: Beyond The Hype. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. How To Communicate The Value Of Social Media - The eLearning Coach , November 25, 2009. 10 Social Media Tools For Learning - The eLearning Coach , November 16, 2009. Social Learning Examples - Informal Learning , November 15, 2009. Social Media (126).

DevLearn - Google Wave - Organizational Learning - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Learning for Management Development: Introducing CoachingOurselves. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The Big Question: How do I communicate the value of social media as a learning tool to my organisation? The Modalities of Blended Learning - Element K Blog , November 8, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals. Examples of social media in learning , November 9, 2009.

Storyboard Templates iPhone - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Blending Learning with Social Technology Components - Upside Learning Blog , December 22, 2009. The use of Twitter (and other social media) for Learning - Social Media in Learning , December 6, 2009. Telstra’s Social Media Training Guide - Social Media in Learning , December 17, 2009. Five media forms - Clive on Learning , December 1, 2009.

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. I Finally Get It – Why Social Networking is So Important - Engaged Learning , September 29, 2009. Presentation: Fear and Loathing in Social Media - Dont Waste Your Time , September 19, 2009. The Fallacy of Open/Closed Culture in Social Business Design - Skilful Minds , September 22, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. SharePoint vs. Social Media - Engaged Learning , June 22, 2009. Business Impact of Social and Informal Learning - Informal Learning , June 12, 2009. Expert Level Answers via Social Networks - eLearning Technology , June 8, 2009. World Part 2 - Social Enterprise Blog , June 6, 2009. Social Learning and Communities of Practice , June 4, 2009. Social Learning (87).

First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items based on social signals. Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010 Comprehensive checklist of Social Learning Strategy topics that learning professionals and executives should consider when thinking through their objectives and plans. social learning) grew immensely in 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. January 1, 2010 to January 15, 2010.

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

So without further set, I’m happy to announce the Top Posts as defined by Social Filtering - meaning by everyone involved directly or indirectly in eLearning Learning. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources , Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. Twitter in the classroom: 10 useful resources - Social Media in Learning , August 12, 2009. 7 Creative Ways to Introduce Social Media to Your Team - Learning Putty , October 22, 2009.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items based on social signals. Digital Participation, Digital Inclusion and Social Learning - Learnadoodledastic , July 24, 2010 Digital Participation - Why? social web) and web 3.0 It's as if social learning is impossible without the help of technology.

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010 Premise : Learning communities or networks thrive because its members possess certain skills and capabilities. Jane Hart shows in this Table; Social Learning = New Toolset + New Mindset + New Skillset New Mindset: Agility. What is social presence? However, you must not be blind to the drawbacks and the dark side of social media.