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ROI of continuous training: HR Directors’ unsolvable problem?

Coorpacademy

Does this solve the main problem of HRs? To exit the scheme of traditional learning and understand what really drives learners, we need to understand the Facebook quiz scheme. Why does a Facebook quiz engage students more than a lecture course in a large classroom, on a topic students voluntarily chosen? If you’re skeptical about the benefits of gaming, I invite you to take a look at the proportions of video games players per age ranks in France in 2018.

How Video Accessibility Improves UX and SEO

3Play Media

This oversight can negatively impact SEO and bounce back rates when users aren’t patient enough to deal with an interface problem or a slow website. A study by Discovery Digital Networks shows that captioned videos get more views than non-captioned videos. Another study by Facebook found that captions increase video views by 12% compared to uncaptioned videos.

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Open Badges: What it is and Why it Matters

LearnDash

The problem is, these achievements are “stuck” on the sites on which they are issued. What’s more, these achievements can easily be shared on social platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Industry Players. One of the many trends today in elearning is the use of gamification – that is, the awarding of points and badges based on user activity.

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Noughties. but nice

Learning with e's

First appearing in 2001, the iPod series is now the most successful digital audio player in history with over 220 million worldwide sales at the time of writing. Social networking sites: Facebook (2006), Myspace (2003), Bebo (2005), LinkedIn (2003) and other sites together have changed the face of social networking for ever. They are there forever, and burying the past may prove to be a problem for many.

The Sound of Silence | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Sound of Silence by Jim on April 7, 2011 in eLearning At what point does narration really add anything to an eLearning module, and at what point is it simply being added because “it’s what’s expected?”

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Virtual Boot-Camp: Games and Learning with the U.S. Military.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Virtual Boot-Camp: Games and Learning with the U.S. Navy’s new plan to crowd-source the Somali piracy problem may be even more revolutionary. Navy intends to sit back and watch what unfolds, taking advantage of thousands of minds to generate innovative approaches to a real-world problem.

Game Based Learning: Is It Appropriate For My Association?

Association eLearning

Here are the top 3 game features more tailored to male players: Mastery – while women want to achieve mastery of relevant tasks, men seem to be driven to master any challenge, regardless of the context. Badging works well here, allowing male players to achieve the highest levels. If there’s a way to promote this player’s achievement publicly, even better. Male players want a challenge, so motivating them with “scores to beat” is very effective.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

Home > Learning Technologies , Social Learning > Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? Is There a Better Way to Social Learning? My conversation with George was no exception as we spoke at length about Connectivism , social learning networks, and the future of current learning technologies (LMS, LCMS, etc.) in light of social media. The problem lies not in this goal, but how learning vendors are choosing to get there.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

After almost 18 months, RIM’s AppWorld site has only grown to around 15K “apps” for BlackBerry wireless handhelds and none of these current apps work on the upcoming PlayBook tablet meaning a whole new series of apps must be written – the classic “chicken & egg” problem. Private Social Networks Win Over Public. It was no surprise to many of us that Facebook was the most heavily trafficked web site in 2010 and displaced Google for the first time in many years.

How to Easily Create Powerful Customer Education

Spark Your Interest

That is needed for a Charity educating people on health or social issues. They want to know which problems that it will solve, and what experts in the field think of its merits. Case studies of similar people and how they solved a problem using your service or product.

#G4C Part 4: How to Use Play Test Results to Improve Learning Game Design

Bottom-Line Performance

Here’s the stated objective of the game: Object of game :Use a combination of opportunity and luck to earn enough money to get yourself – and as many of your fellow players out of homelessness – in the shortest number of months possible. The game’s winner will be the team that gets the greatest number of its players out of homelessness within 4 months. Problem : Temporary and permanent housing options were confusing to some players.

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eLearning Gamification: How to Implement Gamification in Your Learning Strategy

eLearningMind

Share on facebook. Facebook. Share on linkedin. LinkedIn. Games provide feedback as players demonstrate their mastery. Social Learning. The problem? Artwork by Kevin Bannister. Share on twitter. Twitter. Share on email. Email.

A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

Stefanic: I recall a passion for 3D immersive environments as far back as 1985 playing Mercenary Escape from Targ on the nostalgic Commodore 64 where “the player must explore a world rendered in realtime 3D graphics, completing a number of non-linear tasks in order to achieve a single main objective”. An interesting sci fi book called ‘Ready Player One’ is said to be among the factors influencing the major I.T. The other day I had a great conversation with Danny Stefanic.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Twitter has APIs, so does Facebook, even Linkedin. Facebook. SCORM Player communicating with your vendor’s solution, for example, if you were creating your own LMS and Rapid Intake’s rapid e-learning authoring tool, it includes a SCORM Player API. Hunch – questions and answers service that offers solutions to user-entered problems. Adaptive Learning with a Social Q/A twist. No problem. Facebook like features?

9 Essential Components of Effective Teams

Your Training Edge

The difference between brands lies in the standards of performance of each of the competing players. When you’re able to solve problems in a matter of hours, problems that otherwise couldn’t be solved so quickly, you’ll obviously get more results. Moreover, the team should have a well-established rule of assessing both the collective performance of the team and the individual impact that each player brings. You can find him on Twitter and Facebook.

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Massive Catch-Up Issue #1413 (Games, Virtual Worlds, banking concepts and more)

Mark Oehlert

Scientists to Build Concept Bank : "Information scientists announced an agreement last month on a “concept bank” programmers could use to build thinking machines that reason about complex problems at the frontiers of knowledge—from advanced manufacturing to biomedicine." Set up accounts at Facebook, LinkedIn, Flickr, Dopplr and Twitter. Wireless Social Networking To Generate $2.5 Custom Laser-engraved Moleskines : me want.

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A Paycheck Away, Our Learning Game For Change, Was a Game Changer

Bottom-Line Performance

And homelessness is really a symptom of more widespread societal problems… not a cause. Lots of them, in fact, players left quite a pile: Participants wrote down their ideas and solutions while debriefing. Sure, watching a video or presentation on the problem of homelessness might make you feel bad about the situation, but games immerse you in a scenario and allow you to feel what it’s like in an emotional level.

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Enterprise Gaming – Once an Opportunity, now a Trend

QuoDeck

And as a leading player in this category, our advice to new entrants is to stay true to course, understand that the market is huge and that innovation is the key. Being a generation bred on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube, they also wanted content and technology that was easy-to-use, visually appealing and in bite-sized pieces. Countless times, behaviors and constructs learnt in gaming had been translated by us to address real-world problems with excellent results.

Gamification in Relation to User Engagement

Your Training Edge

By definition from Wikipedia ( [link] ) “Gamification is the use of game thinking and game mechanics in a non-game context in order to engage users and solve problems. One such example of this reward-like system is Facebook’s Farmville developed by Zynga back in 2009. So as you can see the social/reward characteristics of games into software (and simulations) have existed for quite some time, regardless of the term ‘gamification’ being only termed a few years back.

4 Reasons You Need Caption Encoding

3Play Media

Closed caption encoding is useful for certain video players like Quicktime or for video streaming services like Netflix, where videos can be downloaded to watch offline. Open caption encoding is useful for media players like Windows Media Player, or for social media. Social Media. Thanks to social media, people are now constantly consuming video. And on Facebook, over 500 million people are watching video daily. What is it?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Massive Catch-Up Issue #1413 (Games, Virtual Worlds, banking concepts and more)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Your integrity for a.t-shirt? Set up accounts at Facebook, LinkedIn, Flickr, Dopplr and Twitter. Grockit Gets $8M Series B for "Massively Multi Player Online Learning Game" U pdated virtual world data for Q2 2008 : Nice visual of the virtual world universe. Wireless Social Networking To Generate $2.5

Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

enable interoperability among learning systems and the technologies that support collaboration and community, including social networks, community learning, wikis, blogs, multiplayer games, and the emerging world of user generated content?". The Friend Connect feature on a site acts as a small peephole on a Web page allowing content from a preselected social network (including Facebook, Google Talk, hi5, orkut, Plaxo, and others)to be viewed within the predefined window.

4 Reasons You Need Caption Encoding

3Play Media

Closed caption encoding is useful for certain video players like Quicktime or for video streaming services like Netflix, where videos can be downloaded to watch offline. Open caption encoding is useful for media players like Windows Media Player, or for social media. Social Media. Thanks to social media, people are now constantly consuming video. And on Facebook, over 500 million people are watching video daily. What is it?

Games For Change Part 2: How We Ran Our Learning Game Design Workshop

Bottom-Line Performance

Kristen Hewett, one of our team members, has an uncle who works in social services, but the rest of our BLP team is admittedly insulated from many of the issues. Even when we thought we “got” the homelessness problem, we would discover how our projections were overly optimistic. What game mechanic will make you feel what its like to have your mental and physical well-being deteriorate week after week from a substance abuse problem? social change.

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Games For Change Part 2: How We Ran Our Learning Game Design Workshop

Bottom-Line Performance

Kristen Hewett, one of our team members, has an uncle who works in social services, but the rest of our BLP team is admittedly insulated from many of the issues. Even when we thought we “got” the homelessness problem, we would discover how our projections were overly optimistic. What game mechanic will make you feel what its like to have your mental and physical well-being deteriorate week after week from a substance abuse problem? social change.

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Top 6 Corporate Learning Management Systems!

Your Training Edge

There are many such systems that are cloud-based, resulting in less storage and inventory problems. It also boasts the Fluidic Player that can display just about any kind of content. You can connect with her on Twitter, Facebook, and Google Plus. Corporate training has taken leaps and bound in the past few decades. Online training is now the new measure which most employers choose when polishing up their new employees.

Secret to Creating Self-Motivated Learners

Association eLearning

The aspiring guitar player finds another store that’s advertising guitars. Passing a multiple choice test probably won’t have the same impact as solving a realistic problem. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. When was the last time you got excited about learning something new? Maybe it was the first time you said something in another language or played a song on a musical instrument. Why was this experience exciting?

How to Use Gamification in Your Recruitment Process

SkyPrep

The applicants had to play a 12-day game through Facebook to see how they would react virtually to similar situations that would be part of their real life job, if they got the nod. Marriott International also devised a game called My Marriott Hotel, played on Facebook, that allowed job candidates to see what it would be like to manage a hotel restaurant kitchen before moving into other areas of hotel operations.

Internet Trends & What they Mean for Accessibility

3Play Media

Seven out of the ten most powerful companies in the world are tech companies including Amazon, Apple, Alphabet, and Facebook. Most ad spending is happening on Google and Facebook (which includes Instagram), but Amazon and Twitter are also seeing a good portion of the ad spend share. The problem with the internet is that we are all hidden behind a screen. The number of players on interactive games, like Fornite, grew to 2.4 We live in the age of internet domination.

Teaching Leadership to Gen Y

OpenSesame

They possess a ‘can do attitude’ and are great team players. They have had the tools—games, texting, email, social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn—from an early age and for them, it’s second nature to connect across an entire organization. Offer a level-setting opportunity or problem to solve, related to company growth, customer service, selling, and product innovation.

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Custom Lectora Video Controls

Integrated Learnings

For example, a red and white course template will create a distracting visual contrast to Windows Media Player’s black and blue controls. Looking back at each of the video player default controllers, you’ll notice the button symbols are all the same. is a symbol font installed on all Windows PCs, which includes some useful icons including the traditional video player control icons (play, stop, rewind, fast-forward, & record). By Joseph Suarez.

Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: It is a well-known fact that you cannot use yesterday’s tools to solve today’s problems. They offer different avenues to mobile delivery, such as having free mobile players for different devices. Learnnovators: Today’s workforce learns more from workplace (on-the-job) learning experiences and social sharing than from formal training interventions. For instance, in the early days using video meant having a large videodisc player attached to a computer.

JOE GANCI – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: It is a well-known fact that you cannot use yesterday’s tools to solve today’s problems. They offer different avenues to mobile delivery, such as having free mobile players for different devices. Learnnovators: Today’s workforce learns more from workplace (on-the-job) learning experiences and social sharing than from formal training interventions. For instance, in the early days using video meant having a large videodisc player attached to a computer.

Learning Experience Platform – WRONG

eLearning 24-7

I learned that a Doubletree I stayed at in London has a theft problem with people taking bottle openers, which is why I was told, no one has one in their rooms. The biggest player in the learning system space are LMSs (just an fyi). . They are a growth market segment, but they will need to constantly evolve because the big player, LMSs are starting to add similar functionality to what Learning Engagement Platforms can do. Sharing via social media. The players.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Clay Shirky at Web 2.0 enable interoperability among learning systems and the technologies that support collaboration and community, including social networks, community learning, wikis, blogs, multiplayer games, and the emerging world of user generated content?" 2008 | Main | ahhh.the goood old days of Herding Cats and Building Planes on the Fly.

How To Make Modern Video Courses Online with WordPress

LifterLMS

And displaying them has become easier with platforms online, such as YouTube , Vimeo , and social networks. Videos solve problems in ways that, and sometimes it’s easier just to show than tell, you know? Chris Badgett: That comes down to another feature which is more controls over the player itself. If you want your video player to exactly match your brand identity and brand colors, you can just do that really simply from your WordPress website.

Learning Game Design Series, Part 1: Play and Evaluate Games

Knowledge Guru

Many of us enjoy feeling victorious, particularly if we gained victory by mastering a difficult problem or challenge. People get social and emotional satisfaction out of collaborating with others. Collecting – lots of games feature a collection “dynamic” where players’ goal is to collect certain things. Problem-solving or strategizing – these are higher-order thinking skills that lots of people enjoy doing.

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