Out of the shadows

E-Learning Provocateur

So to better inform my answer to this question, I am crowdsourcing a list of favorite business apps. While it’s early days yet, I’m not surprised to see Evernote streaking ahead. “What apps do you recommend?”

The New and Improved Trainer Toolbox—Part 2

ATD Learning Technologies

Part 1 covers blogging, using Dropbox and Evernote, developing a PLN, curating and sharing information, and sending large files. In this two-part blog post, Shannon Tipton details 10 things every L&D person should know how to do.

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The New and Improved Trainer Toolbox: Part 1

ATD Learning Technologies

Part 1 covers blogging, using Dropbox and Evernote, developing a PLN, curating and sharing information, and sending large files. In this two-part blog post, Shannon Tipton details 10 things every L&D person should know how to do.

7 Mobile Learning Apps You Need to Know About

Growth Engineering

Since informal learning is now the future of L&D, learning managers need to rethink their role. Research and Note-taking: Evernote. Evernote is a great service that keeps all of your notes in one place and lets you arrange them however you see fit.

The New and Improved Trainer Toolbox: Part 1

ATD Learning Technologies

Part 1 covers blogging, using Dropbox and Evernote, developing a PLN, curating and sharing information, and sending large files. In this two-part blog post, Shannon Tipton details 10 things every L&D person should know how to do.

Are You Ready? Your ATD ICE Conference Bag!

Learning Rebels

There was a lot of good information captured from a variety of people. So now with Dave’s blessing, is a bit of information about my own personal conference preparations. I keep my notes on evernote. Evernote (how did we ever effectively collaborate before evernote?).

7 After Conference Ideas: Don’t Lose the Momentum!

Learning Rebels

Let the people with whom you exchanged information know that they were special enough to make it into your card file. Take you notes and transfer the highlights to Evernote and share the file, or write them in a blog post and share with your team, or write them up and post to sharepoint.

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mLearning – the trend that’s NOT? mSupport the trend that might be?

Bottom-Line Performance

The use of our phone for “discovery” or learning new information is only 4%, which translated to 47 minutes. Discovery time included seeking news and information. ” (If you are tracking it… it is NOT informal.).

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Instructional design in 140 characters #140id

Jane Hart

Maureen obviously needs to use a glossary of terms to pack so much information into one tweet – so here is her Cookbook Glossary. Evernote tip: search (e.g.: ‘ tag:xx -tag:yy notebook:yy ‘) ; click magnify glass icon; name & save search for reuse.

How to Boost eLearning Productivity with 10 EdTech Online Tools

eLearning Brothers

It doesn’t matter where you live and what kind of knowledge you would like to obtain; all information is easily accessible when you have access to the Internet. The ability to manage your Evernote reminders through this app will simplify your life.

Lights, Camera, Action! Welcome New Versions of Snagit!

Visual Lounge

Image Outputs to Facebook, Twitter and Evernote (Windows and Mac). With Snagit, users will no longer have a five minute video recording limit, and will have the freedom to blur sensitive information, scroll and capture long webpages and documents and enhance screenshots like never before.

Why Reflect? The Role of Reflection in the Learning Process

Vignettes Learning

In the words of Rachel Ong, "Learning is not just a process of accumulation of information. Then I also jot down notes in Evernote and discussion rooms and mostly on the wall. Journaling aids you in the knowledge construction since it helps you relate prior knowledge to new information.

6 Things You Can Do to Build Your E-Learning Skills

Rapid eLearning

Build Your E-Learning Skills with an Informal Learning Plan. Develop a personal informal learning process. The key is to create a way to collect and regularly review that information. Choose a tool like Pinterest, Diigo, or Evernote to collect and organize important content.

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xAPI – The future of personalised learning?

Growth Engineering

With xAPI, you can record all of this informal learning, which makes up 90% of all learning on the 70:20:10 framework! A good way to understand how it works is to compare it to Evernote. With Evernote, you can save thoughts and clip articles you read with the click of a button.

Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 3

Edmego Learning

One of my favorite tools now is Evernote. Would you like more information about what Edmego can do for you? Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 3. When it comes to maximizing retention in the workplace, your overall efforts will yield its own measure in results.

Real Estate: Stay Ahead of the Game with Visuals

Visual Lounge

If your clients are new to an area, giving them a full picture of a neighborhood can help them make an informed decision. Easily share to Facebook, Twitter, and Evernote too. As the real estate market bounces back, homebuyers are looking for more and more from their real estate agents.

Five Tips From Stacey Harmon for Integrating Snagit into the Getting Things Done Framework

Visual Lounge

“The day I discovered the ‘ Send to Evernote ‘ button was a glorious day for me,” she explained, noting that she stores all processed captures in carefully categorized notebooks for future use. Keeping Private Information Private.

Show Students How to Login

Visual Lounge

Students may have a hard time remembering where or how to log into various school systems, from Learning Management Systems like Edmodo and Schoology to productivity tools like Google and Evernote, or even your class website. Keep your login information handy and think about what you want to show them.

Top Picks for 2016 – E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Abillity to include your conference information within Gmail, Outlook and other e-mail providers when you schedule a session. . push out) to Google Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive, Evernote, OneNote, YouTube and send to folks via e-mail or FTP.

2016 Trends in L+D and how to make the most of them

Spark Your Interest

Our input: the value for us is more in the storytelling or the way podcasters put together information about their story, to add context and extra information. Consider some of your favorite providers – something like Evernote – is it the same product for all your devices?

The Importance of having a Singular Computing Experience for Mobile Learning

mLearning Revolution

With Evernote for example all of my saved content is synced up across devices, and through Dropbox, I can always access my files from just about any device. Here’s something new I read today from Google that is along the lines of having a singular computer experience: How often are you doing a Google search from your computer to find information about a place before going there?

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1


While creating online content for employee training you’ll need to juggle a lot of information and details. To help you organize it all, we suggest a note taking program such as Microsoft’s OneNote or Evernote Corporation’s Evernote.

The how and why of Content Curation for eLearning


1 source to retrieve any information you need. Trustworthy and viable information. And say you’ve gathered the information you need. Next, you make sure some information is common in all search results, before you start considering it as reliable.

Blog regularly, sleep easy

Clive on Learning

I have come to the realisation that blogging is a key strategy for coping with information anxiety - the stress you feel when trying to take advantage of what seems like a never-ending stream of interesting leads to follow-up online. I use Evernote to keep all my thoughts, quotes, extracts from documents and web cuttings in one place, organised by topic. But that's not quite enough - I certainly haven't adequately processed the information just by recording it.

Make Learning Supportive and Available Everywhere

Integrated Learnings

There are a few things driving this, but primarily it's the speed at which we need (and are accustomed to receiving) information and also that smartphones and tablets, high bandwidth, and an explosion of blogs and other knowledge bases are putting that information right in our hands.

10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

mLearning Revolution

I have even created a category on my Evernote account, where I send myself emails every time I have an new idea for a Screenr. Excellent for Informal and Social Learning.

How to Add Depth to Micro-Ideas

Vignettes Learning

Away with data dump - Backlash from too much overload in the information type of training rather than quick application learning. In an article I wrote , I shared that big data, huge knowledge sources and voluminous information should not be forced upon the eLearners.

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Four Ways Technology Is Changing How People Learn [Infographic]

SHIFT eLearning

Take Google Drive , Dropbox , Evernote , and popular task management software such as Astrid and Todoist. They turn to the web to directly access information and, eventually, solve a problem. Whenever they navigate the web, they are able to directly access a huge library of information.

My Learning Tools

ID Reflections

I just finished reading Harold Jarche’s post: Seek, Sense, Share In the post, he talks about how seeking information, then applying our personal sense-making filters to it, and finally sharing it helps us to see the interconnections, patterns and the larger whole.

Join Me And Keep Ideas From Fading Away

Nick Leffler

Once you’ve done this then you most likely have your idea in a draft post already or in an Evernote note. The sentence wasn’t fully formed and was very informal, but it works. Being informal and just writing your thought as it comes out makes it more natural for you to understand at a later time. I’m sitting here on Halloween having just finished carving the pumpkins with my daughter and wife.

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Organize your LMS implementation with Trello


If more information is required a member of the board can comment, even tagging in specific team members if needed. There is quite an array of powerups to choose from such as Salesforce, Slack, GitHub, Evernote, and Google Drive. Implementing an LMS has never been easier.

Are You Using a Project Management App? (Psst… You Should Be.)


If an employee needs a quick bite of information (“How do I print this report?” Asana works with a bevy of other apps, including Evernote, Dropbox, and Google Drive, so all information is in one place and easily accessible.

Simple Way to Write eLearning Quiz Questions


Place them in a Word document, in Evernote, or in whatever tool you use to create content. Second, if you write quiz questions on each learning objective, you know you are testing the important information that your learners need to learn.

5 ways to make your LMS work for you

Sponge UK

Administering a modern LMS is as easy as using any other web application, like Evernote or Google Docs. To find the information they need and to see what’s new in their circle of contacts. Learning management systems (LMS) are evolving. It’s time to rethink how they can work for you.

Find 15: 9-13 January

Good To Great

Up till now I’ve probably taken a fairly inefficient approach to managing my various online sources of inspiration and information. And I used Evernote to draft and store blog posts. Finally, I took the time to go through everything I’d marked unread because I had intended to come back to it in more depth: anything that was no longer of relevance or interest, I marked as read; anything that I still wanted to explore, I emailed to my Evernote account.

3 Reasons Why Linear E-Learning May Be the Best Solution

Rapid eLearning

Consistent delivery of information. And it’s quite effective in sharing information. A simple linear course that allows the person to get the information as fast as possible is one of the best things you can do for the organization.

Part 1: Driving Social Learning

CLO Magazine

The company also built components into the program whereby participants could take polls and view results on an app, and participants used the Evernote app to reflect on what they learned and how it could be applied. No matter how they define it, learning executives seem to agree that jumping on the social learning bandwagon just because everyone else is doing it is counterintuitive.