Social networking is king

E-Learning Provocateur

Another principle that resonated with me was, in my own words: Social networking is king. Social networking has been around since the dawn of time. Over 5000 enthusiastic members chat online, comment on the blog, post messages, upload photos, and keep track of their calendar of events. Simple: it’s a social network for people who are interested in scrapbooking and crafts. Tags: conference social networking AMP e-learning enterprise 2.0

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/24/2010 Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning As an e-Learning developer I had to invest a lot of time to find images for my e-Learning projects. As a result, I had to do a research and find the best FREE stock photo sites. Free Stock Photos (Update 10/28/2010: suggested by Queralt Suñé ) Nearly 100% of their Royalty Free photos are Free Download.

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eLearning at scale: 8 LMS features for large enterprises

eFront

It’s the same with any kind of enterprise software, from a word processor to an online training platform — they need to have lots of features that might be redundant for smaller installations, but become essential in a large corporate context. Note, however, that the inverse does not hold: small and medium businesses are perfectly fine with using enterprise-grade software, even if they don’t need all the features themselves. Big businesses have big demands.

Oculus Rift Is Going To Be Awesome for Enterprise Training

Grovo

Though many consumers will buy Oculus Rift in order to pitch realistic Halo battles, everyday virtual reality will also be a quantum leap forward for enterprise training. These applications are to say nothing of a future in which the Department of Defense consumerizes its ‘walkable network’ simulation. Photo credit: “ Orlovsky and Oculus Rift ” by Sergey Galyonkin is licensed under CC BY 2.0.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

The Social Intranet Index is a metric that denotes the degree of social functionality afforded by an enterprise’s intranet. While these apps aren’t components of the enterprise’s intranet proper, they’re accessible from there and thus form part of the network. enterprise 2.0 There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days. It even threatens to overtake the blogosphere’s current obsession with gamification.

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Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

The Social Intranet Index is a metric that denotes the degree of social functionality afforded by an enterprise’s intranet. While these apps aren’t components of the enterprise’s intranet proper, they’re accessible from there and thus form part of the network. enterprise 2.0 There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days. It even threatens to overtake the blogosphere’s current obsession with gamification.

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Franchise Training Realities: Learning to Slice the Bloomin’ Onion

Talented Learning

And as you can imagine, in an industry where turnover averages nearly 70% , educating employees across this franchise network is no easy task. Franchise training is actually a hybrid model, combining some functionality from both employee-focused and extended enterprise learning systems. An extended enterprise LMS reduces the risk of regulatory non-compliance by delivering targeted, time-sensitive training that addresses specific, local requirements.

The 2020 Workforce and the LMS Disconnect

Xyleme

Social networks will be the first point of contact between companies and their future employees and internal social networks will be the primary way that workers communicate, connect and collaborate. However, before Jeanne’s hopeful predictions of the highly agile and fluid 2020 workforce connected by mobile social networks can come to fruition, the dependence on the enterprise LMS and the old modes of training delivery needs to be broken. By Jeffrey Katzman.

Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

Social functionality has become integral to LMS solutions for extended enterprise, ecommerce and (to a lesser degree) employee LMS solutions. The big talent LMS providers have been late to the social party– mainly because they focus only on employee development and not extended enterprise solutions where the social ROI is more evident. User profile (and ability to see others’ profiles) with bios, user photos, biographies and status tracking visible in LMS.

Facebook for e-Learning

eFront

At the same time, Facebook is one of the fastest growing social networks that helps people communicate efficiently with their friends, families, coworkers, and classmates. On a class group page you can add links, videos, discussion threads, photos, create events and send group messages. Sorry I got carried away a bit there :P You can also integrate other social networking API's such as Twitter.

Podcast Episode 5: Learning Systems the Dairy Queen Way – With Chris Shanks

Talented Learning

On a regular basis, I’m interviewing some of the most knowledgeable professionals in the field of extended enterprise learning – including vendor executives, consultants, customers and others. In 2016, Chris was hired to roll out a new learning system across the franchise network. What does it take to deliver effective learning programs to a network of independent partners? Photo credit: Wonderlane via Flickr. WELCOME TO EPISODE 5 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

Your social wishlist

Jay Cross

How will you take advantage of your in-house social network? Use networks to create services and share collective intelligence. Your company will install an in-house social network. Wise Chief Learning Officers are thinking about how social networks will augment learning & development. Front-running companies are installing social networks like Chatter, Jive, Connections, Socialcast, Yammer, Socialtext, Sharepoint, Ideo, and HootSuite like there’s no tomorrow.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Interview with Brent Schlenker

Learning Visions

hosted by Training Magazine Network. Reflecting on #ASTD10 Recommended: "In Defense of the LMS" Chicago Bound: Kineo at ASTD ICE #astd10 One Year on at Kineo #yam Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle f. ASTD TechKnowledge 2010 #tk10 ▼ 2009 (87) ► December (6) ► November (11) ▼ October (10) Finding Good Photos for Your eLearning Scenarios Kineo Audio Interview with Ellen Wagner "The Evol.

Getting The Most Out Of Your LMS

Upside Learning

The micro-blogging feature is a great way to build a network that can be used for varied types of learning. Twitter is a fast growing and influential social networking service that is being leveraged as a great learning tool. Letting users create their own network, it makes information sharing across domains easier and faster. COMMUNITIES: One of the key features of social networks is the spontaneous forming of communities around shared interests and concerns.

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1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

Photo/image. NETWORKING & COLLABORATION PLATFORMS. Public social networks. Educational & Enterprise. social networks. It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates.

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"Abundantly abundant abundance" data does not mean learning

Vignettes Learning

I relate to what Nick Carr was saying about " Abundantly abundant abundance " Carr was referring to the overload of video, graphics, photos, and pages in MySpace, Facebook and many other personal Social Networking tools. This is one challenge in mainstream social networking. In enterprises, I think we need to focus more of our efforts in the small niches of interests and topic areas.

BYOD: Revisited

Training Industry

In other words, BYOD has the potential to transform the enterprise. As a result, new companies are using BYOD as the foundation for their network infrastructure — giving employees the freedom to purchase and use their own mobile devices to access corporate data. Not to mention that companies risk becoming liable for things beyond their control (confidential data getting mixed up with your compromising photos, for instance).

30 Awesome Remote Work Tools for Teams

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

These opportunities allow us to build relationships, network, form mentorships, and make sense of our cultural environment. Upgraded features for enterprise-wide subscriptions include paywalls, live-casting, and single-sign-on. Bloomfire : A comprehensive knowledge-sharing platform to extend knowledge across the organization with Q&A features, follow posts, streamlined search features, Rich publishing (photos, graphs, media), and AI-generated tags.

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3 things I learned from Microsoft’s Inspire Conference

Vitalyst

Instead of flying to Las Vegas with my coworkers, networking onsite, and exploring the tourist hotspots, I joined with my dogs from my home office set up. She said that enterprises across the globe should consider “not just what technology can do, but what it should do”.

Desire2Learn Mobile FLV - eLearning from Last Week

Tony Karrer

9 Free Tools That Help Me Build Better E-Learning , May 5, 2009 Control and Community: A Case Study of Enterprise Wiki Usage , May 4, 2009 Using Elgg as as Social Learning platform , May 2, 2009 Learning with 'e's: e-Learning 3.0 , May 4, 2009 Learning 2.0 , May 5, 2009 Become a chief meta-learning officer , May 3, 2009 The Future of eLearning is Social Learning , May 2, 2009 Are You a Super Learner? , Here what eLearning Learning thinks is the most interesting stuff from last week.

PODCAST 143: Getting in Touch: How to Talk to People Who Don't Know You with Kata Nyitrai

Sales Hacker

Nicolette Mullinex, Snowflake’s Enterprise Sales Director, says Outreach is the pillar behind how they’ve been able to scale. Over this quite short period of time, we managed to create a huge network of photographers all around the world.

6 Ways to Transform Your Home into a Wellness Haven

Learnloft

Decorate the walls with photos of your loved ones – they carry positive energy. You don’t need to turn the bedroom into a photo gallery – one shot is enough. Sources of pollution: disruption to the operation of the drainage network.

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Gamification In Application Software Training

Learnnovators

It is considered to be among the top five enterprise learning trends, according to forecasts by many leading educational technologists. These tasks are built around key Photoshop functions such as removing redeye, whitening teeth, and replacing the colors in a photo. It is interesting to note that gamification is a buzzword within the enterprise software market too!

The definitive checklist for selecting the right partner training LMS

Docebo

We’re not talking simple onboarding here for an extended enterprise – this is where the pulse of partnerships is maintained by providing ongoing and timely training to the businesses that help you stay successful. Unfortunately, organizations can’t simply deliver one-time training and expect the partnership to move smoothly or for your partner networks to sustain trust in your organization (bummer, we know).

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The definitive checklist for selecting the right partner training LMS

Docebo

We’re not talking simple onboarding here for an extended enterprise – this is where the pulse of partnerships is maintained by providing ongoing and timely training to the businesses that help you stay successful. Unfortunately, organizations can’t simply deliver one-time training and expect the partnership to move smoothly or for your partner networks to sustain trust in your organization (bummer, we know).

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What is User-Generated Content (UGC) and How Does it Function in Corporate E-Learning

Docebo

Most social networking platforms, for example, have built their entire empires without actually producing much, if any, content of their own. People active on social media are more likely to be influenced to buy a product because 85% of consumers find visual User Generated content more influential than branded photos or videos. Just as consumers are drawn in when targeted with UGC, your enterprise e-learning content can attract your audience similarly.

Creation of Value and Intangible Assets: the Paradigm Shift

Learning Wire

Google is currently the top enterprise firm worldwide in terms of market capitalization, with an amount of $560 billion. Microsoft has spent $26 billion acquiring LinkedIn, the foremost business networking service in the world; and Netflix, the online video subscription service, is weightier with its $60 billion value than Kellogg’s, the Campbell Soup Company, and chocolatier Lindt combined.

GAMIFICATION IN APPLICATION SOFTWARE TRAINING

Learnnovators

It is considered to be among the top five enterprise learning trends, according to forecasts by many leading educational technologists. These tasks are built around key Photoshop functions such as removing redeye, whitening teeth, and replacing the colors in a photo. It is interesting to note that gamification is a buzzword within the enterprise software market too!

Twitterbursts

Marcia Conner

While on a panel recently about, “The Future of Social Messaging in the Enterprise,” I pantomimed to the audience, “Please tweet what he just said.” And before you tell IT that microsharing is as old as humankind, yet your new online social network is something fundamentally different, think again. Even the Athenians were creating a company of (social) citizens , forming networks or networks, with democratic values, governance structures and participatory practices.

e-Learning Glossaries

eFront

ISITE Designs e-Learning Glossary e-Learning Glossary The glossary is actually a wiki created by the eLearning Networks members. Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning Free and Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learnin. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 12/05/2010 e-Learning Glossaries Think about e-Learning.

?ot just cat videos: 5 Social Learning Myths

TalentLMS

Many people observe that Facebook, Twitter and other prevalent social media, are used primarily for casual chatting, vacation photos, witty remarks, cat videos, trolling and the occasional “flame-war”, deducing from this that any time spend on social media is time wasted. Hidden among all the cat videos and vacation photos are all the little information exchanges (about culture, politics, technology, business, etc.) The ancient world had its myths.

What's on Your Social Wish List?

CLO Magazine

Use networks to create services and share collective intelligence. He knows it’s inevitable that businesses will construct networks that connect everyone in their ecosystems to co-create and deliver services that delight customers and share collective intelligence. Front-running companies are installing social networks such as Chatter, Jive, Connections, Socialcast, Yammer, Socialtext, SharePoint, Ideo and HootSuite like there’s no tomorrow. and learning networks.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

The great news is that social and informal learning don’t require new systems because learning can take place on the same “platform” as the existing social network, if a company already has one. That’s short for a phrase that kept coming up in conversation when he was writing Enterprise 2.0. Social networks are the ideal platform for the new corporate learning, so let’s briefly examine how they support corporate learning. Learning Networks. Third post in a series.

Reflecting on my 2011

Jay Cross

2010 Photos. I posted 6,200 photos this year. 550 are photos of Brazil. Most of the photos document whatever memorable scenes come before my eyes. I tagged 120 photos that captured a sense of what was going on with “2011″ I created a Slideshow but that comes all at once, and I sought to drip-feed the imagery of 2011 into my consciousness. I downloaded the 2011 photos to a USB stick and put them in an electronic picture frame.

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Free L&D webinars for December 2020

Limestone Learning

PT: Photoshop Magic Inside of PowerPoint Discover how to create full-screen images for your slides using almost any photo you already have. PT: Create Long-lasting Customer Relationships with Extended Enterprise Learning Organizations live and die by their customer experience.

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Top eLearning Posts

Tony Karrer

Presentation - ISPI Los Angeles 180 2 5 Stock Photo Image and Other Media Sources 109 1 15 Needed Skills for New Media 107 4 8 Learning and Networking with a Blog (Deleted Scenes) 106 1 12 eLearning Defined 57 9 9 Facebook Platform 51 2 5 Risk of Identity Theft Due to Social Networking and Blogging 46 4 6 Web 2.0 - Consumer vs. Enterprise Use 31 0 5 Horizontal Learning 19 5 7 Time Spent on Blogging 16 2 6 Then I did it again, but this time sorted based on number of del.icio.us

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

More specifically, it allows you to share photos and videos that are accompanied with cool special movement effects and music accompaniment. Animoto’s photo presentation tool is synced with the rhythm of the music you have chosen while at the same time it informs you about the steps of the video editing process all the way to its completion. Also, this tool has a private gallery where you can save all your photos and images. Steve Jobs once said, ‘Technology is nothing.