Organizational Learning Engineering

Clark Quinn

I’ve argued in the past that we should treat learning design seriously, with the depth of rocket science applied as a learning engineering.

Content engineering

Clark Quinn

We’ve heard about learning engineering and while the focus is on experience design, the pragmatics include designing content to create the context, resources, and motivation for the activity. This is content engineering , and it’s a direction we need to go. And it’s time we step beyond just hardwiring this content together, and start treating it as professionals. Look at business websites these days.

Using Memory Engineering to Aid Learning Retention

Dashe & Thomson

Recently I was re-reading my first-ever post for this blog, based on an article in Wired magazine entitled “Clive Thompson on Memory Engineering." At the time, I found this interesting as a jumping-off point for thinking about how “memory engineering” could be leveraged to increase retention of content learned in the workplace. But calling it “memory engineering” has never caught on.

SCORM Engine 2017.1 is released!

Rustici Software

We are excited to announce that the latest version of SCORM Engine–SCORM Engine 2017.1–is New Features in SCORM Engine 2017.1. We’ve continued to enhance the design and layout of the new SCORM Engine Player UI, which we released in Engine 2016.1.

Supporting 508 compliance in eLearning through our latest SCORM Engine release

Rustici Software

While SCORM Engine has never needed to be compliant itself, it is a building block for other eLearning applications and it’s important for us to provide the accessibility features our customers need. When D2L wanted to improve Engine’s player so it could more easily cooperate with screen readers, we were game. She was able to show us exactly how she used Engine’s player and what needed to be improved. Learn more about the additional changes made to Engine in the 2017.1

Consider Your Sales Engineers when Choosing a Sales Learning Platform

Allego

Sales engineers bridge the gap. Sales engineering, also known as technical sales or solutions consulting, serves as the foundation of technical knowledge for a sales organization. To excel in the role, a sales engineer (SE) needs a deeper level of knowledge into many aspects of the business than a salesperson. A few ways a sales learning platform can immediately impact SE teams: Sales Engineer Onboarding. Developers build the product. Salespeople sell the product.

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And You Thought Mechanical Engineering was Boring

Kapp Notes

Here is a great video from Northern Illinois University showing how mechanical engineering can be made fun by incorporating game elements, problem-based learning and real race cars into the course.

We’re Hiring! Quality Assurance Engineer (Belgrade)

LearnUpon

Quality Assurance Engineer (Belgrade) appeared first on LearnUpon. LearnUpon is a cloud based software company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with offices in Sydney, New York and Belgrade.

Introducing: The Engagement Engine

Growth Engineering

An Engagement Engine! To build an Engagement Engine, you need three major components. When you’re creating a learning programme with an engagement engine, these three components work together to keep learners hooked, encourage informal learning and create a sense of ownership.

Train Where it Counts: Turn Work Into Your Main Learning Engine

Pract.us

Most companies use traditional courses or videos as their main engine for developing employee skills. When work becomes your training engine, managers necessarily play a larger role in helping their teams progress. Use work experience to train the key behaviors for high performance.

Angry Plants vs. Zombies: 4 Things a Game Engine Can Do For You

ATD Learning Technologies

Rather, this post is about how using a game engine can take your gamified learning design to the next level. What’s a Game Engine? A game engine is like your e-learning authoring tools—such as Storyline, Captivate or Lectora. What Can a Game Engine Do for You?

Accelerate the Leadership Engine

CLO Magazine

Nissan leadership has collectively said that people’s professional power comes from personal strength, creativity and dedication. Snapshot: Nissan needed to develop 60 high-potential leaders in high-growth markets to support its global growth strategy, but these leaders were widely dispersed and could not physically be together for training.

cmi5 and Expanded PENS Support in SCORM Engine 2017.1

Rustici Software

To that end, we’re happy to include cmi5 and expanded PENS support in our SCORM Engine 2017.1 In this release we’re moving forward with a plan to expand PENS support in SCORM Engine. The post cmi5 and Expanded PENS Support in SCORM Engine 2017.1 Products SCORM Engine xAPI

Playing with eFrontPro’s 4.3 Gamification Engine

eFront

In this post we’ll have a look at the all new Gamification engine landing in the latest eFrontPro, and how you can use it to make your eLearning courses more fun and instill a sense of competitiveness and community to your learnes. Engine on. Gamification is not all fun and games.

10 Search Engine Marketing Basics You Have to Master

DigitalChalk eLearning

Search engine marketing is a little like chess. In this post, I’ll be covering 10 search engine marketing (SEM) basics that you’ll need to master in order to succeed as a digital marketer. The fourth search engine marketing basic you’ll need to master is writing good text ads.

Unveiling Tin Can Support for Raptivity with Rohini Chaudhari, Raptivity’s Engineering Manager

Raptivity

Hi everyone! I am Isha, the Communications Expert from Raptivity. You guys must have been noticing this buzz about Tin Can since the last few months. I am sure you all are as curious to know about it as I [.].

Game Engines Drive Development of Games and VR for Learning by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

A game engine provides a framework for developing a game that works according to a set of rules. Like an authoring tool, a game engine saves time and effort. Development Strategies Games & Learning Virtual Reality

SCORM Engine customers can now use a Content Distribution Network (CDN) to deliver eLearning content

Rustici Software

To address this need, we spent the last six months developing two different ways in which customers can use our SCORM Engine solution in a CDN. SCORM Engine 2017.1 You can check out the technical documentation for SCORM Engine 2017.1 Products SCORM Engine Software Development

How to Engineer “Aha!” Moments In Your Training

eLearningMind

By taking certain steps, it’s possible to engineer that lightbulb moment for learners to suddenly grasp new concepts and allow them to change their behavior. This tells learners’ brains that the information is important and should be remembered, further engineering that “aha!”

Skills Needed to Create a Serious VR Game with a Game Engine by Matt Sparks

Learning Solutions Magazine

In order to create a serious game or educational experience in virtual reality, you’ll need skills with game engines and related. game development software. Design & Development Tools Games & Learning Virtual Reality

Welcome to Our New Engineering Interns!

OpenSesame

They are the latest crew to join our OpenSesame Engineering Intern Program. Daily pairing with each other and our software engineers. We feel strongly about growing the next generation of engineers. in Software Engineering Technology program.

Organizational Learning in the Age of Ideas

The Peformance Improvement

That “Steam Engine” mindset, as described by Jonathan Gifford and Mark Powell in their new book, My Steam Engine Is Broken: Taking the organization from the industrial era to the Age of Ideas , creates a command-and-control culture that has become a barrier to success in companies today.

Top 5 LMSs for 2017

eLearning 24-7

2 Growth Engineering. The system includes Genie, a strong authoring tool, created by Growth Engineering. Tagged: craig weiss , Docebo , eLogic Learning , ExpertusOne , Growth Engineering , LMS , Top 50 LMS Report 2017 , top five LMS , Unicorn Training. Buying a LMS Docebo eLogic Learning ExpertusOne Growth Engineering LMS LMS Rankings Top 50 LMS Report 2017 Uncategorized Unicorn LMS craig weiss top five LMS Unicorn TrainingI love information. Knowledge. Insight.

External Forces: New Type Added To TalentLMS’ Actions Engine

TalentLMS

We do, however, have TalentLMS’ Event Engine , which offers a range of automatable Actions and Notifications that are triggered when any of several eLearning-related events occur in your eLearning portal.

Security Awareness Tips for LMS Administrators

Web Courseworks

Social Engineering. Industry Insights association attack vectors bugs elearning LMS phishing PII security security awareness social engineering trojans virusesKeeping Your SaaS Data Secure.

We’re Hiring Engineers!

Origin Learning

And we are on the lookout for fresh engineering graduates with good writing skills. If you are an engineering graduate bitten by the creativity bug, we’ll be more than happy to screen you for this opportunity. We’re hiring!

Development Tips: Search Engine Optimization—A Beginner's Guide by Mark Lassoff

Learning Solutions Magazine

Search engine optimization (SEO) is important to eLearning creators, or it should be. Here is a fast overview of what to do so. that people can find your content! Emerging Topics Getting Started Management

Top 5 LMSs for 2017

eLearning 24-7

2 Growth Engineering. The system includes Genie, a strong authoring tool, created by Growth Engineering. Tagged: craig weiss , Docebo , eLogic Learning , ExpertusOne , Growth Engineering , LMS , Top 50 LMS Report 2017 , top five LMS , Unicorn Training. Buying a LMS Docebo eLogic Learning ExpertusOne Growth Engineering LMS LMS Rankings Top 50 LMS Report 2017 Uncategorized Unicorn LMS craig weiss top five LMS Unicorn TrainingI love information. Knowledge. Insight.

Musings on Memory Engineering to Aid Learning Retention

Dashe & Thomson

In my search for something to write about this month I stumbled upon an article in Wired magazine entitled “ Clive Thompson on Memory Engineering.” But on the other hand, I began to reflect on how we can (and do) use memory engineering to support learning and retention.

Helping Lockheed Martin and HCLabs play SCORM and xAPI

Rustici Software

Lucky for the both of us, it just so happens we had a solution ready to go in SCORM Engine’s best-in-breed content player. Clients Products Rustici Software SCORM Engine

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What Are The Different Types of Pressure Tests for Engine Test Stands?

cogentys

Did you know that companies spend hundreds of millions of dollars on research and development for off-highway vehicle engines? A portion of the R&D goes into developing specialized engine test.

ADL xAPI Conformance Test Launches, SCORM Cloud and SCORM Engine are Conformant LRSs

Experience API

We’re thrilled to be one of the first companies included on the xAPI Adopter Registry and the only company so far to have two conformant LRSs–both SCORM Cloud and SCORM Engine passed the xAPI LRS Conformance Test Suite. The post ADL xAPI Conformance Test Launches, SCORM Cloud and SCORM Engine are Conformant LRSs appeared first on Experience API.

Learnnovators Wins GOLD @ Brandon Hall Excellence Awards

Learnnovators

MTAB’s customer, though technically qualified, would get stuck at some stage of the commissioning process, and then invariably, an engineer from MTAB ended up traveling to the customer’s location to help them commission the machine. Learnnovators wins GOLD!

Top 12 Books Every L&D Manager Needs to Read!

Growth Engineering

We’re suckers for informative fun at Growth Engineering and Carey’s book is an engaging exploration into the psychology of learning. BONUS BOOK: ‘Engagement Engine’ by Growth Engineering. appeared first on Growth Engineering.

cmi5 is live in SCORM Cloud

Rustici Software

Along with making cmi5 support readily available in SCORM Cloud , we’ve also added support for cmi5 to some of our other products including SCORM Engine and SCORM Driver. Products SCORM Cloud SCORM Driver SCORM Engine Standards Evolution Tin Can API Uncategorized xAPIToday we’re excited to announce support for a new specification in SCORM Cloud- cmi5 , which is something that doesn’t happen all that often in its history.

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Are You an ISD, a Business Process Engineer, or Both? by Andy Johnson, Steve Foreman, Craig Wiggins and Peter Berking

Learning Solutions Magazine

When human performance problems have their root causes in broken business processes, missing policies, inadequate. standards, or poorly designed systems, training alone (including eLearning) may not be an effective solution. The Experience. API can help in these cases. Here is a fictitious scenario that illustrates how to use xAPI to optimize the work environment. Design Strategies Development Strategies Emerging Topics Management Professional Development

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Complex Content in the Search Engine Age

InSync Training

Training Magazine Network Session Recap. Our learners have the world at their fingertips. If they face a new challenge or want to know some obscure fact, they have the power to get the answer immediately and move on to the next thing.