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(Webinar) Getting Started With Social: Why Learning and Development Struggles With Social Media, and How to Fix It

Bottom-Line Performance

Bottom-Line Performance is excited to present “Getting Started With Social,” a webinar geared towards Learning and Development folks just getting started with social media themselves, or trying to get a team of newbies to embrace social media for learning development. Why are learning and development folks slow to embrace social media into their learning and training? What about privacy concerns? BLP News Social Learning

(Webinar) Getting Started With Social: Why Learning and Development Struggles With Social Media, and How to Fix It

Bottom-Line Performance

Bottom-Line Performance is excited to present “Getting Started With Social,” a webinar geared towards Learning and Development folks just getting started with social media themselves, or trying to get a team of newbies to embrace social media for learning development. Why are learning and development folks slow to embrace social media into their learning and training? What about privacy concerns? BLP News Social Learning


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Social Media And Learning

The eLearning Coach

In this article, I’m featuring a wonderful interview with successful social media expert, Jane Hart. She provides compelling reasons to implement a social and collaborative environment as part of workplace learning. You can read more from Jane at her blog, Social Media in Learning. eLearning Coach: You were an early adopter of using social technologies for learning purposes. eLearning Coach: What are your criteria for defining a technology as social ?

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. Be sure to do additional research and comparison with similar products prior to making a selection as this is just a small sampling. Category: Social Networking Platform. Elgg is an aggregate of many social media technologies in one platform.

Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

TechSmith Camtasia

One of the most popular ways to use video, however, is on social media — especially Facebook. But what does it take to be successful with social media videos? What logistical items should you keep in mind when posting a video on your company’s Facebook page? Background: Why use video on Facebook? Facebook is the king of all social media platforms. In 2016, Facebook announced a company-wide push to become “video first”.

Product Review: Saba Social

eLearning 24-7

So, when I went and checked out Saba Social, Saba’s new social learning platform, I had very low expectations. Saba Social is a very solid product, that despite a few hiccups and “huh&# moments, achieves what it sets out to do, provide a user friendly social experience. Over 25 different social media types and Saba Social sticks with the ones everyone always sees – WHY? Facebook.

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Corporate learning in the digital age

Learning with 'e's

Some are ditching their training rooms in favour of digital delivery of content, and bosses that are forward thinking are investing in social learning, social media and mobile devices to support the learning of their employees. We started by discussing the rapid development of new technologies such as social media and mobile phones, and their implementation in work place learning. So don't turn your backs on social media in the workplace.

There’s More than Scissors and Glue in Our Common Craft Library!

eLearning Brothers

I recently saw a post on Facebook about how a writer had an amazing story idea before they went to sleep. Imagine this scenario: employees in your organization are posting to social media during work hours. They’re also falling for phishing scams that arrive in their work email inboxes; people keep track of passwords by using sticky notes taped to their monitor, and they’re clueless about privacy online. Privacy Online.

and then our tools shape us

Learning with 'e's

Today''s book recommendation is the fifth in the series: Howard Rheingold (2002) Smart Mobs: The next social revolution. I first read it whilst a new academic and still finding my way, and I read it in a time that pre-dated what we now know as social media. Mobile (cellular) phones were just beginning to make their impact on society, and were starting to penetrate sufficiently into the public consciousness to provide the media with occasional stories.

Share how your team is practicing #LearnInPlace


Post your video to social media by 15 May, making sure to tag OpenSesame and include the hashtag #LearnInPlace. Tag us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn: @OpenSesame. Don’t forget to follow OpenSesame on Twitter , Facebook , LinkedIn and Instagram , where we’ll be sharing our favorite #LearnInPlace submissions and more tips for achieving success with elearning. Facebook: Basic Privacy Settings & Tools.

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Are Consumers Aware of Their Personal Data Extracted Online?


Information gatherers can learn about your online behavior, your product preferences, and use this information to offer you relevant suggestions and recommendations. A 2018 global consumer study revealed that 52% of users are more concerned about their online privacy as compared to one year ago. A significant data privacy risk arises from devices being able (and indeed designed) to communicate with each other and to transfer data autonomously to third parties.

The future is not here yet

Learning with 'e's

The biggest surprise for me so far has been social media: it is the biggest thing in the last ten years to hit the world of learning technology. You already mentioned social media as one of the most important technologies that have changed learning. Together with social media those two innovations are transforming the way we work and learn. You predict in your blog that the future of learning apart from being social and mobile will be open.

Not Everyone is a Social Customer | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Not Everyone is a Social Customer by Paul on February 11, 2011 in Development Tools , customer service , social learning A couple weeks ago I wrote a blog about the need to train your clients on the various methods of…training. This ever-changing technological landscape is currently held captive by social media, and for good reason.

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Foresight is 2020: Looking Ahead to 2020’s Compliance Training Trends

Interactive Services

Moreover, with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) in effect as of the new year, businesses can expect to see more and more pressure to be transparent in how they collect and use consumer data. If your firm collects personal information from users or consumers, now’s the time to start standardizing your privacy policy and code of conduct to account for changing regulation and consumer expectations around data privacy. That gets complicated with social media in the mix.

7 Solutions to Enhance Engagement in Your Compliance Training


The evolving business environment, new product developments, technological advancements, environmental considerations etc., Here, in this article, we provide 7 cost-effective solutions to enhance your boring compliance training and make it engaging and productive for your employees. People today are bombarded with information on their social media pages, messaging apps and there’s a constant stream of notifications on their mobile phones.

Allowing eLearners to Correct their Mistakes

Vignettes Learning

New technologies are being introduced to give social media users and elearners more control over their learning environments. Out of sheer frustration or anger, you posted a status on Facebook against someone: Hey, you #@%RTG@!#!!!, How could you hide or erase that comment you just made on social media like - Facebook, Twitter and other sites? Snapchat gives social media posts an ‘auto-erase’ capability.

Compliance Training for a Modern Workforce


Some ways to do this are having them virtually stock new product containers or completing an inventory record. You can even create a leaderboard or award badges to add a social element to your course to make it more exciting. Maybe they already know quite a bit about HIPPA privacy practices, but not so much about physical safeguards. 10 Turn to Social Media. There is no questioning the value social media can bring to employee training.

Three graphic design tools to help you create superb learning assets

Superb Learning

Social media marketing. Privacy and safety. Other extras include being able to record audio, a brand kit, organization with folders, collecting and storing leads, privacy control, slide library, and download as HTML5.

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An Introduction to the Enterprise Quiz Builder From ProProfs


When you create a quiz and post it on your Facebook page, there’s a fair chance that not all who scroll past it will attempt it. On social media, many people share quiz results to show off something about their personality or their knowledge about a topic.

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How to Start an Online School: Step-by-Step Guide (for 2020)


Using a state-of-the-art online learning platform like LearnWorlds ensures that you are offering all the social and learning features that will make your academy the must-go learning destination in your industry. Remember that learning does not happen in a social vacuum, but rather in a social environment with multiple variables. This includes social activities, group study or instructor feedback through messages or email. Productivity apps, Zapier and others.

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danah boyd ASTD Tech Knowledge Key Note #astdtk13

Learning Visions

She has been tudying teenagers for the last decade: from Friendster to Facebook to fragmented apps today of Instagram, Tumblr, etc…. What is the culture around the production of new technologies? Code is now a social, communal, collaborative process. Geeks are really social in term sof engaging in certain activities. Because they are highly social networked. In NY there are “data drinks” – the social networks become the fabric of the tech industry. Kineo.

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Big data, what’s with all the big buzz?

Learning Wire

Privacy. Indeed, the idea that today more than ever, Big Brother Ltd could be watching at any time to see if you liked “Despicable Me 2” on Facebook can set aback more than one. Increasing Productivity. This productivity increase reflected on their revenue, which increased from 44 billion to 67 billion dollars in a matter of years. This is one example of how much productivity can be increased by using Big Data. “Big Data”.

5 Ways Big Data Makes Online Training Better


While there is some concern about the accessibility of this data and how much privacy is afforded to the average American citizen, no one can deny how valuable this information can be to companies — namely companies we work for and buy from. Big Data comes in many forms: social network postings, customer web behavior, transactional information, supply chain data, sales records, and much more. What interactions are employees having with customers concerning products?

Gen X + Gen Y: A Perfect Marriage?

CLO Magazine

Gen Y’s adoption of Gen X innovations, such as Google, YouTube and Amazon, has inspired technologies like Facebook and Dropbox. Forrester Research released three reports that show that while Gen X is the majority user of social media for business purposes, both generations are less worried about security with social media than older generations and both generations have similar views on enterprise technology.

What you can expect in 2019

eLearning 24-7

Anyone who has experienced the SCORM claims of interoperability of course, new that wasn’t going to be smooth sailing and my biggest concern from day one was tied directly to security and privacy. Web cam capability in the product. Mimicking what they see in social media. Let’s move on from Facebook already. Expectations. We all have them. We have them when we go out to eat. When we are on a blind date or using a dating app.

E-Learning without Borders

eLearning 24-7

Social Engagement. Go onto any social media site: Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Quora or any of the thousands of sites, and you will see people engaging with total strangers. Your day to day operations or products coming down the line? The common reason of course, is fear of company secrets or information, but again, if you use the various social media, you will see this rarely happens on these sites. Gaming sims with social exchange: check.

How does the digital tsunami is revolutionalizing the retail industry

Learning Wire

As digital technology gave the power back to consumers, the whole world is now using the web to stay informed on the best deals for the newest products via social media. Training, the Key to Success : Faced with the incredibly high expense of onboarding, retailers have no choice but to invest in programs allowing new employees to be ready for their new job as quickly as possible, by integrating both the products and the philosophy of their new brand.

May – June 15 Great Ones

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010. Putting Online Privacy in Perspective - OReilly Radar , May 30, 2010. Facebook’s Culture Problem May Be Fatal - , May 24, 2010. My Contrarian Stance on Facebook and Privacy - OReilly Radar , May 21, 2010. The Productivity Myth - , May 5, 2010. Best of Informal Learning Flow.

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

Assessment/Survey/Polls – If your product doesn’t have it – you need it. I hope it does – especially with SaaS products. I’m still stunned at the number of products who feel this does not apply. Listen, Authorware is dead, so why create a product that is trying to bring it back to life with your own product? If your product is SaaS based, push the pedal to the metal and make this a must. Output to Facebook.

Best of informal learning since September 1, 2010…

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

How Facebook and Twitter Are Replacing Blogging - News , November 4, 2010. The “Dunbar Science&# Behind Twitter & Social Leverage - Robert Paterson’s Weblog , November 6, 2010. Facebook Testing New ‘Mention’ Feature On News Feeds - News , November 8, 2010. Do’s and Don’ts for Your Work’s Social Platforms - , September 28, 2010. Informal Learning Flow.

Podcasting - Twitter - Media - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Social Software Adoption - eLearning Technology , August 10, 2009. Podcasting for E-Learning: Introduction to Audio Production - The E-Learning Curve , August 11, 2009. Jakob Nielsen on social networks on the intranet - Clive on Learning , August 12, 2009. Recommended Facebook Privacy Settings For Kids? The following are the top items based on social signals. Media (43).

Lectora User Conference iPad2 Winners Announced!


Products. Live Product Demonstrations. Product User Guides. Jay Lambert, Integrated Learning Services – Winner for Social Media Mentions. Throughout the next three days, and the following week, he tweeted , posted on Facebook and blogged about the conference, utilizing social media to connect with fellow Lectora users. Facebook: “I’m really looking forward to experimenting with Snap! Social Learning and Social Business.

Navigating the Digital Ecosystem, Preselling, and the Problems with the Culture of Free with Robin Harris


Chris and Robin dive into why cultivating a community around your product is important, and what the state of the online education industry looks like in 2018. It is important to cultivate a community around your product before you launch it, so you understand what the market is looking for and can find success with your course or membership site. It includes a shopping cart, a CRM, social media outreach, and more. If something is free online, you are the product.

10 Low-Cost Ideas for Employee Training

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

Both the good, bad, and ugly, like the shipping issues or the amazing customer product reviews. Blogs are incredibly versatile and give you the option of: Adding pictures + audio Inserting videos, quizzes, podcasts, documents, + social media feed Using customized themes + plugins Building a database, directory, or discussion forum and so much more! If you think training and development is out of your reach, think again.

xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

We created a strategic framework that mapped knowledge sharing to measurable gains in productivity, quality and revenue. In layman’s terms, xAPI is a means of sharing a record of activity about some piece of content or media with another system. If anyone was going to address mobile, social media, games, simulations or any other use cases, it would need to be outside of SCORM. Typically, with xAPI, a single piece of content or media generates this stream of data.

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Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions


Products. Live Product Demonstrations. Product User Guides. Lectora e-Learning and IBM to Offer Social Learning Solutions. As social networks progress and online social learning grows in popularity, the need to implement social learning technologies within business settings becomes increasingly prevalent. Lectora e-Learning and IBM Software recognize this void and have partnered to provide social business solutions that better fit companies’ needs.

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63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

And I feel honored that social signals came in granting my post on eLearning Strategy top spot. Understanding the Tools of the Social Learning Landscape - Free as in Freedom , November 2, 2010I am with Mark Oelhert this morning in his all day workshop about the tools of the Social Learning Landscape. Mark’s focus is to look at social media tools, their impact on an organisation’s culture. The catch is that you can use social media and Web 2.0.

LIVE from the Lectora User Conference: Keynote Sandy Carter


Products. Live Product Demonstrations. Product User Guides. Creating a Social Business Agenda! ” The IBM Vice President had the audience fully engaged as she shared her expert insights on social business and social media for learning and every attendee received a free copy of Sandy’s book. Social impacts the way we live and work everyday,” said Carter. It is too risky not to engage in social,” Carter said. Products. Forum.

Get the 2012 Lectora User Conference Mobile App


Products. Live Product Demonstrations. Product User Guides. Now available for download in the iTunes store and Android Market, the “LUC 2012” mobile application provides all of the e-Learning essentials and more for the conference and downtown Chicago including conference information, social networking, local entertainment and much more. Social Media. Social Learning and Social Business. Products. Product User Guides. Forum.

January 2010 Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

2010: My Fifth Annual List Of The Tech Products I Love And Use Every Day - TechCrunch , January 1, 2010. Facebook’s Zuckerberg Says The Age of Privacy is Over - ReadWriteWeb , January 9, 2010. How Ford Got Social Marketing Right - , January 7, 2010. Facebook Takes Best Overall For The Hat Trick - TechCrunch , January 8, 2010. 20 Best Marketing And Social Media Blogs By Women - News , January 14, 2010.