Is Social Media Learning Hype or a Valuable Tool?

JCA Solutions

What to Consider When Thinking About Social Media Learning. Raise your hand if you have had to deal with social media issues in the workplace! What if you could turn your social media problem into something positive? Why not turn it into social media LEARNING ! Widespread Social Media Use. Social media applications are all around us. population has a social media profile of some type.

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. Elgg is a social networking engine and publishing platform for running your own social networking site on a public or private server. Elgg is an aggregate of many social media technologies in one platform.

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Google Wave - Social Media Resources - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Finding Good Photos for Your eLearning Scenarios - Learning Visions , October 30, 2009. Big Question - Presenting the Value of Social Media for Learning - MinuteBio , November 2, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals. The value of social media for learning , November 4, 2009.

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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Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days. But what exactly is a social intranet…? Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour. An intranet with an SII of 5 bolts on third-party social applications such as Yammer, Compendium and Confluence.

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On the MOOC Horizon: Tin Can API

Your Training Edge

For example, an API makes it possible for you to share a YouTube video on Facebook or a photo on Twitter. Here is where the problem becomes immediately evident: with cloud-based resources, Khan Academy videos, mobile learning applications, social media, and so on, most of our learning activities don’t actually take place inside an LMS. eLearning Featured Posts Learning & Development MOOC Social Media Training mooc personal learning networks Tin Can unbundle content

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The 10 Commandments of Microblogging

E-Learning Provocateur

As microblogging solutions such as Yammer sweep across the corporate sector, a melting pot of social media veterans and newbies inevitably begins to boil. Thou shalt use a real profile photo. The point of an enterprise-wide microblog is that it generates value. Of course, I’m not going to pretend that social media veterans role model these 10 Commandments like modern-day disciples. social media collaboration community corporate enterprise 2.0

Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

In 2016, most people are accustomed to social media and the conventions associated with profiles, friends, posts, liking and sharing. But how are these new social business behaviors influencing social learning features of today’s learning management systems (LMS)? We wanted to find out, so we surveyed 74 diverse LMS vendors about the social learning functionality available in their platforms. In reality, this social LMS feature set was all sales sizzle.

The 10 Commandments of Microblogging

E-Learning Provocateur

As microblogging solutions such as Yammer sweep across the corporate sector, a melting pot of social media veterans and newbies inevitably begins to boil. Thou shalt use a real profile photo. The point of an enterprise-wide microblog is that it generates value. Of course, I’m not going to pretend that social media veterans role model these 10 Commandments like modern-day disciples. social media collaboration community corporate enterprise 2.0

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. instructional design participatory culture social media

Data on Big Data

Marcia Conner

Given that unstructured data accounts for 80% of the data in the world, and we know much of that is from social media that gets special attention. How much data is generated through social media tools? Instagram photographers share 3,600 new photos a minute. Flickr photographers upload 3,125 new photos a minute. 631: Number of enterprise big-data companies expected to exist in 2017 ( IBISWorld , visual ). Photo credit: soupautomat4 , fdecomite ].

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Twitterbursts

Marcia Conner

Why else would so many call the slew of social messaging tools revolutionary ? 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. photo credit: Beautiful Tools, geishaboy500 ].

Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 4/13/2010 Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans In a step towards an integrated social media strategy, Epignosis has announced that will proceed to 26 successive biweekly exclusive offers just for the fans of the eFront page on facebook. Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning Free and Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learnin.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/31/2010 Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning I received several emails, message on Twitter, and InMails on LinkedIn concerning the Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning and the Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning posts.

Drop the “social” in “social learning” when talking to the C-suite

Janet Clarey

Andrew McAfee, who literally wrote the book on Enterprise 2.0 , delivered the keynote address on the first day of the E-Learning Guild’s DevLearn 09 conference. You say “social,&# McAfee said, and the CXO will think this… Enterprise 2.0 So for the C-suite cut the social terminology. photo: [link]. Share and Enjoy: Tags: Brandon Hall antisocial enterprise 2.0 social learning Social Media

Five Effective Check-ins to Gauge & Improve Remote Learner Experience

Litmos

But why not follow the lead of Class of 2020 graduates everywhere and encourage some fun photos? Ask your team where they are learning and ask for photos of their work stations. We’re all learners right now.

Guiding Principles to an Effective Onboarding Program: Gnowbe as a Use Case

Gnowbe

All this information can be delivered to people as they browse for your presence online – through your website, social media channels, job portals and other platforms. Make onboarding a community-based, socialization opportunity According to Gallup’s findings, employees are 3.4

Inspired

Learning with 'e's

The Plymouth University Vice Chancellor Enterprise Awards and Gala Dinner took place in a large marquee on Plymouth Hoe this weekend. Here is an excerpt from the website nomination, with endorsements from a former student and a current student: This team has been developing a collaborative, open and meaningful social media presence in e-learning and primary pedagogy. Photo by Amy Parkin Inspired by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

The Year’s Most Thought-Provoking Training Blog Posts

Mindflash

While I’ve spent the better part of 2010 on a perpetual quest for stock photo images, some of my fellow training designers are abandoning the hunt – at least for some of their projects. First, check-out Jane Hart’s very recent blog post Workplace Learning is Like Learning a Second Language where she talks about the universal problems that are addressed by the collaborative nature of social media tools.

Marketing Never Ends – How Does Product Education Help?

Talented Learning

E DITOR’S NOTE: Because extended enterprise learning involves multiple disciplines, we sometimes ask other experts to share their insights with our readers. Blog posts, paid advertising, white papers, hero videos, webinars, social media, specialized landing pages – the choices are endless. Here are several examples: 1) For a dating app. • Answer required profile questions. • Upload at least one personal photo. • Publish the completed profile.

4 Corporate LMS Flavors: Which Do You Choose?

Talented Learning

The Rogue Extended Enterprise LMS Buyer: Rarely in HR . Extended enterprise learning is defined as the education a corporation provides to their non-employee audiences such as external channel partners, customers, prospects, dealers, franchises, distributors and/or retailers. Specialized extended enterprise LMS vendors know this and have developed their solutions specifically to target extended enterprise use cases — and budgets.

5 Must-Have Gifts for Trainers

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

The rapid graphic design program Canva allows experts, teams, and individual users to create professional graphics such as book covers, social media posts, documents, presentations, logos, and more instantly (and for free). You can browse photos by industry or filter by image type.

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. Just as consumers are drawn in when targeted with UGC, your enterprise e-learning content can attract your audience similarly.

You Don't Have to be a Designer to Create Amazing Graphics

LearningZen

If you post on behalf of a company on multiple social media platforms, you know it can become a challenge to consistently create new and interesting posts. This is a basic photo editing tool that is like the paint feature that can be found on your PC. The site offers so many templates for blogs, social media posts, posters, ads and more. a user/per month, and it looks like they are coming out with an enterprise package soon.

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Screenchamp Awards 2013 – UPDATE

TechSmith Camtasia

Photo Credit: mikecogh via Compfight cc. Michael Curtis, Enterprise Solutions Manager. Daniel Foster, Social Media Strategist. Wow—what an incredible turnout! We received 239 submissions for this year’s 2013 Screenchamp Awards. That’s a 160% increase over last year! We have begun the difficult (yet fun!) process of reviewing all your amazing entries. Since we received so many more entries this year, we recruited even more TechSmithies to screen the submissions.

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

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. Photo/image. Public social networks. Educational & Enterprise. social networks. Social Media dashboards. challenge Social learning

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?ot just cat videos: 5 Social Learning Myths

TalentLMS

So let’s crack 5 insistent social learning myths, shall we? Social learning is a new thing. Social learning might be a lot of things but we can hardly call it new, and much less a “fad” It’s actually a decades-old theory based on the observation of a centuries-old practice. Social learning, as a pedagogical theory, has been brought forward by prominent 20th century teachers and psychologists, the most famous probably being Albert Bandura (of Stanford University).

Getting The Most Out Of Your LMS

Upside Learning

Twitter is a fast growing and influential social networking service that is being leveraged as a great learning tool. COMMUNITIES: One of the key features of social networks is the spontaneous forming of communities around shared interests and concerns. This sense and place of community is a powerful force that can drive learning in the enterprise. The Growing Importance Of Social Learning. What is a Learning Management System used for? Administration. Documentation.

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mLearning Thoughts: 3 Mobile Learning Examples You Might Have Missed

Bottom-Line Performance

You also know that incorporating social media into mobile learning is even more of a buzz term. We gathered three from the educational, consumer, and enterprise world for you to consider. Lisa Highfill , a 5th grade teacher in California, has her class thinking mobile and social in ways that would make most Learning and Development departments green with envy. Guides can include text, photos and video and allow users to make comments, ask questions, and share.

mLearning Thoughts: 3 Mobile Learning Examples You Might Have Missed

Bottom-Line Performance

You also know that incorporating social media into mobile learning is even more of a buzz term. We gathered three from the educational, consumer, and enterprise world for you to consider. Lisa Highfill , a 5th grade teacher in California, has her class thinking mobile and social in ways that would make most Learning and Development departments green with envy. Guides can include text, photos and video and allow users to make comments, ask questions, and share.

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. We feel that including the following features in future releases of this game could help take it to the next level (social learning age): • Advanced Microsoft Office skills. • Leaderboards. • Badges and prizes. • Social media support.

Three graphic design tools to help you create superb learning assets

Superb Learning

Photo frames. Photo blur. Photo enhancer. Photo vignette. Photo straightener. Canva plans and prices Canva has a free plan available, as well as two paid SMB and enterprise pricing packages, ensuring different user demands are met. Social media marketing.

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Reaching Data Saturation

QuoDeck

billion searches per day, Snapchat users share 527,760 photos, 41.46 million people watch YouTube videos, Instagram users post 46,740 photos, and 456,000 tweets uploaded on Twitter. Access to social media, Google search, entertainment, among other things, on the palm generates data that is dissected to get desired outcome. . For large, established enterprises, data-first strategy drives innovation. Data saturation is everywhere.

The 15+7 Best Webinar Platforms: Comparison Guide for 2020

learnWorlds

Enterprise : $19.99/month/host (minimum of 50 hosts) for up to 500 participants. Its webinar room can hold up to 5,000 participants – for the enterprise plan./li> Enterprise : there is a custom price for this plan. Enterprise : $999/year (5,000 attendees).

Harnessing the Power of Data for Disaster Relief

General Assembly

Working in groups, students dived into problems that focused on a wide range of scenarios, including: Using tools such as Google Street View to retrieve pre-disaster photos of structures, allowing emergency responders to easily compare pre- and post-disaster aerial views of damaged properties. Leveraging Social Media to Map Disasters The NLT engagements feature student work that uses social media to identify “hot spots” for disaster relief.

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. We feel that including the following features in future releases of this game could help take it to the next level (social learning age): • Advanced Microsoft Office skills • Leaderboards • Badges and prizes • Social media support You can download this game from the link below: • [link].

Customer Experience Key to Product Design

Origin Learning

Let’s start by presuming that your social learning flight has taken off. Why did the retailer have to look at one more dimension of social learning? Ubiquitous access to web-based social LMS powered by Origin Konnect and enabling constant communication for employees. Contextualize the current language of ‘social’ User-experience intuitive, contemporary, and in sync with social media (FB, YouTube, Flickr,among others).

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15 Must-Have Knowledge Sharing Tools

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

Why You'll Love It: OneDrive lets you connect with colleagues, see what they're working on, and discover other documents and information across the social media feed-like platform. Plus, Zoho Social (which mimics a social media interface), allows document management, create networks with your partners/clients, chat and exchange ideas with your employees. per month/per user (annually) for 10 users, Enterprise package pricing by request.

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On the Road with Internet Time Alliance, December 2010

Jay Cross

The European Commission relies on 19,000 courses for training, shuns social media, and does not provide wi-fi in its classrooms. Jane Hart provided insights into social media learning. Charles Jennings explained the concept of workscapes, where enterprise work and learning converge. Wikileaks send social media shivers up the spines of conservative managers. Leaders do not trust employees with social media.

The Social C-Suite

CLO Magazine

If the C-suite increases its social media use internally and externally, it could be used as a tool to impact organizational competence. The state of employee engagement is a troubling organizational predicament, and many leaders wonder whether internal social media and social learning could help to drive it: Should the C-suite become more involved? How does its use by the C-suite affect adoption of social learning in the organization?

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