“Seeding” Social Media for Engagement

Kapp Notes

The other day someone emailed me with a question of how to get social media usage going in an organization. Here are a few suggestions, First, I often “seed&# the use of a social networking tool with a basic question like “What do you think [this tool] can do for us?&# or if the group is more concrete in their thinking (like engineers) I use the question “What problem will [this tool] solve for us?&#

Our Academy LMS is the world’s #2 Social LMS

Growth Engineering

Not only is our beloved Academy LMS the world’s #1 Next Generation LMS , and the world’s #1 LMS for Retail clients , it’s also the world’s #2 Social LMS! Social LMS. So what makes the Academy LMS so great for social learning ? The celebrations just keep going here at GE HQ!

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10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Social Networking Platform.

Infographic: How Google has changed what it means to do research

eFront

With almost 30 percent of the human population, or 2 billion people, using the internet; and 94 percent of US students equating research with using Google or other search engines, it comes as no surprise that 75 percent of students use Wikipedia and online encyclopedias for research.

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Survey shows people take training as infrequently as they go to a conference; but they learn continuously in other ways

Jane Hart

Search the Social Web (using Google. or another search engine). Connect with others in public social networks. Participate in an enterprise social network/. Live chats/instant messages/Skype chats. Social learning

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Infographic: How Google has changed what it means to do research

eFront

With almost 30 percent of the human population, or 2 billion people, using the internet; and 94 percent of US students equating research with using Google or other search engines, it comes as no surprise that 75 percent of students use Wikipedia and online encyclopedias for research.

The Future of Mobile in L&D

Growth Engineering

At the very least, wearable technology will be a huge boost for social learning. Instant messaging will become a more prominent part of the L&D process (and working life as a whole), letting people find the expert they need to answer any problems they have.

How to Design Addiction from “FOMO” into eLearning

eLearningMind

Social media sites use specific updating tactics and strategies that keep you checking in often. By letting users know when another person has signed in and completed a module, or how long it’s been since their last session, you trigger that fear of missing out and engineer a response to check in and interact with the module again. Giving Instant Feedback. When you send a text message and get one in return, it floods your brain with dopamine.

Train your team online: Boost workplace productivity with group learning strategies

eFront

This is a great way to improve your employees’ social and collaborative skills, as well as their division of labor and problem solving approaches, among other things. Messages and internal notifications are another handy feature for group learning in eFrontPro.

Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings

Kapp Notes

Blog Book Tour for Social Media for Trainers. Jane Bozarth's latest book, Social Media for Trainers is in the middle of a highly successful blog book tour, check it out. crosoft Lync can make every engagement a virtual face-to-face meeting, because any interaction can include video and audio conferencing, application and desktop sharing, instant messaging, and telephony.

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In Learning, Size Matters

CLO Magazine

Consider current standby microlearning examples such as instant messaging, blogging and even the telephone and water cooler. The learning needed for the representative and the engineers was just enough, and when and where it was needed.

The Academy LMS Awards!

Growth Engineering

Most Social Academy. Bringing learners together is one of the secrets to learner engagement, which is why we’ve packed our Academy LMS full of social functionality. There’s a social newsfeed, discussion groups for specific topics, instant messaging across the platform, and more!

Free L&D webinars for March 2019

Limestone Learning

AR can combine images, sound, movies, games, search engines, databases, social media, and the web, and explode them across the physical world, revealing invisible stories around products, processes, and operations. People are social animals.

Introducing.the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive!

TechSmith Camtasia

Our core business is based around monitoring social conversations for issues or opportunities and drawing actionable insights based around conversation trends. We're excited to introduce a fun new project we're working on this month--the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive!

Knowledge and Learning In The News - 4/22/2006

Big Dog, Little Dog

They're the ones already inundated with emails, instant messages, phone calls, and meeting requests.) The future - Paul Gillin's blog - Social Media and the Open Enterprise. Social media (mainly blogs and wikis) today is uncannily similar to the Internet of a decade ago: there's intense user activity, with growth rates of more than 100% per year. Does Web 2.0 guarantee Enterprise 2.0? Andrew McAfee.

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Building a Performance Ecosystem

CLO Magazine

Social knowledge management consultant Harold Jarche suggests there are multiple layers, from collaborating in work teams, to collective learning in communities of practice, to cooperative learning with peers and friends in our networks (Figure 1). Leaders are also trying to figure out how to create an infrastructure to augment the organizational culture and support formal, performance support and social learning. Most broadly successful is our social computing platform.”

The key to understanding what’s going on

Jay Cross

The 50,000 foot view of what’s going on in social networks and informal learning has changed very little In the last five years. Here’s a mid-2003 article from an internal newsletter from Deloitte: Social Software: Get Affiliated. Social Software: Get Affiliated.

Working Smarter eFieldbook $12

Jay Cross

In this 2011 edition, we added a more lucid description of workscapes, streamlined the social learning chapter, updated the cheat sheets, and included a glossary. Information repository, archives, search engine. Facility for online discussion, instant messaging, video conferencing.

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