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The best of both worlds

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There’s no point landing the perfect plane at the wrong airport. That’s an analogy someone shared with me several years ago to explain Design Thinking, and it has resonated with me ever since for two reasons.

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The foundations of innovation in L&D

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For example: User-generated content has a home, not only where it can be housed, but also where it can be governed. There are two sides of the innovation coin in corporate learning & development: technology and pedagogy.

5 games every e-learning professional should play

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Some of the multiple-choice questions are unavoidably obvious; for example, do you “Check for danger and then help” or do you “Run to them now!”… You can narrow down someone’s age by whether they include spaces in their file names.

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25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality

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The inaugural #VRwolweek unearthed 20 real-world examples of the emerging technology, and the enduring popularity of that blog post tells me that we are hungry for more. If used as a primer for training in real life, then it’s an engaging example of setting up an employee for success.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Page 15 Example 1: Developing. Managers Page 16 Example 2: Information. 6 The example of learning to drive is one context, one set. Let’s look at a handful of other examples to understand. For each of the examples that follow, we lay out.

Battle scars

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For example, should we get more girls into STEM? There’s an ugly trend on Australian television that’s been going on for quite a while. I hoped it would fade away but it only seems to be getting worse.

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Painting by numbers

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For example, your data may be the weights of 10,000 people. For example, if you were to calculate the average of those ten thousand weights, you’d have a comprehensible number that is inherently meaningful. A lifetime ago I graduated as an environmental biologist.

3 uses of Virtual Reality in workplace education

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Sure, VR is an emerging technology, but as 20 real-world examples of Virtual Reality can attest, early adopters are indeed putting it to use in the workplace.

7 tips for custodians of capability frameworks

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For example, while Customer Focus is obviously relevant to the contact centre operator, is it any less so for the CEO? Wow, my previous blog post elicited some rich comments from my peers in the L&D profession.

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Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

LEARN DISCUSS PROGRESS PRACTICE REVIEW STRUCTURE OF A PROFICIENCY JOURNEY 6 kineo.com info@mplus.kineo.com 312-846-6656 Let’s look at an example. practical case studies and examples.

Reframing the capability framework

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I saw it as yet another example of HR fluff. There once was a time when I didn’t respect the capability framework. You want me to be innovative? No kidding. And collaborative? What a great idea! And you want me to focus on our customers? Crikey, why didn’t I think of that?!

The good life

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For example, I suggest performance appraisals be frequent, short, and feedback rich. In a previous role I had cause to draw up an employee lifecycle. Despite my years in HR up until that point, it wasn’t something that had ever occurred to me to do.

The 70:20:10 lens

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I continue to reject the notion that 70:20:10 is a formula or a goal, because it is not a model of what “should be” For example, we needn’t assign 70% of our time, effort and money on OTJ interventions, 20% on social learning, and 10% on formal training.

Virtual Duality

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As last year’s 20 real-world examples of virtual reality attests, the technology is being applied by pioneers in various industries. This year unearthed additional examples in healthcare , transport , firefighting , education , special needs , gaming and tourism.

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

LEARN DISCUSS PROGRESS PRACTICE REVIEW STRUCTURE OF A PROFICIENCY JOURNEY 6 kineo.com info@mplus.kineo.com 312-846-6656 Let’s look at an example. practical case studies and examples.

A framework for content curation

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Truisms such as this one are typically met with suspicion from certain quarters of the L&D community, but in this case the research on the comparative efficacies of lectures, worked examples, PBL etc appears to add up. For example, it may inform the sequence of an online course. (In

Paper cuts

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5 papers every learning professional should read

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While blogs (for example) certainly have their place in the discourse, so too do peer-reviewed publications. I don’t read as many journal articles as I’d like.

Where is L&D heading?

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For example, it’s important that your intranet is mobile optimised, so when someone is away from their desk, they can quickly look up the information they need and put it into action.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. Now, what Sue did in our example scenario wasn’t. So, in Sue’s example above, after she discovered the.

Cognitive Reality

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20 real-world examples of Virtual Reality. Yet another year has come and gone at the speed of light! For me, 2016 has been the year in which the Virtual Reality rubber finally met the road, while Augmented Reality made a surprise splash into the mainstream via those pesky Pikachu.

Educate everyone

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My all-time favourite example of augmented reality has been reinvented. Indeed it offered amazing potential, but with too few examples of the technology in use, not much reality was really being augmented.

Game-based learning on a shoestring

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For example, suppose you incorporate the game into a team-building workshop. Game-based learning doesn’t have to break the bank. That was the key point of my presentation at The Learning Assembly in Melbourne last week.

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The joy of UX

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But I decided to look on the bright side and consider this an opportunity to expand my sample size. Imagine how the public would augment certain corporate logos, for example; those corporations wouldn’t want anything derogatory propagated across the general Aurasmasphere.

Let’s get rid of the instructional designers!

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In a corporate organisation, for example, the leaders will typically initiate the instructional design project, an expert designer will then analyse the situation and create a design, and finally, the leaders will review the design and either approve it or reject it.

Collateral damage

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For example, a deduction from the literature might be that a teacher need not tailor his or her delivery to meet the needs of the audience. Let me illustrate my concern here with a personal example.

70:20:10 for trainers

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For example, suppose you are charged with training the sales team on a new product. Then they can look it up just in time when they need it; for example, in the waiting room while visiting a client. Job aids would also be useful, especially for skills-based information; for example, the sequence of key messages to convey in a client conversation.

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The grassroots of learning

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A common example is bamboo, whose rhizome enables it to spread like wildfire. Dave posited educational technology is a prime example. For example, when the learner is a novice in a particular field, they don’t know what they don’t know.

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Is the pedagogy of MOOCs flawed?

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That of course is not to say that the e-learning designer is prevented from using these devices; for example, he or she might leverage other non-LMS technology within the organisation or in the cloud. This is a question that I tackle in my Udemy course The Wide World of MOOCs.

The learnification of education

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I start this post by thanking Angela Towndrow , a fellow Aussie whom I met virtually via a mooc, and from whom I continue to draw insights on things related to education. After reading my previous post Let’s get rid of the instructors!

They’re not like us

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For example, if the content is authentic, relevant and engaging, then that makes it compelling, and that should pull the participants in.

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7 big opportunities that MOOCs offer corporates

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For example, the University of Virginia’s Foundations of Business Strategy MOOC invites real companies to supply real business problems for the (tens of thousands) of students to solve collaboratively.

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M-Learning’s dirty little secrets

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For example, consider a telecommunications technician working on an electrical box out in the burbs. I have a confession to make. At my workplace a little while ago, I created a smartphone-friendly version of our online induction course.

The 3 mindsets of m-learning

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In corporate e-learning, the most obvious example of such content is the online modules that the company distributes via its Learning Management System. For example, a tourist following the walking tour in a Lonely Planet is undertaking experiential m-learning.

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The future of MOOCs

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One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The dawn of a new generation

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For example, if they have an angry or abusive caller on the other end of the line, they won’t have the luxury of wading through reams of text or listening to a 7-minute model call.

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Reflections of a mooc unvirgin

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In one thread, for example, the discussion descended into a list of sci-fi movies; no explanation as to how they were pertinent to the conversation, but oh what a list! I recently completed my first mooc, and I will soon receive the certificate to prove it.

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E-Learning = Innovation = Science

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For example, suppose a scientist in a soda company is charged with testing whether honey-flavoured cola will be popular. Have you ever been to a conference where the presenter asks the audience, “Who’s implemented a mobile learning strategy?”,

Funny business

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I think no better example of our evolution is a little video clip that we produced to combat the aforementioned spectre of the ineffective meeting. • What is your favourite example of comedy used in education? (1:55). For example… • Leadership.