What we learned at Learning Technologies Summer Forum 2019

Edume

The sun was shining, spirits we high and the crowd was ready to start exploring what Workforce Success means to them. What a great day! The day started with delegates being greeted by our enthusiastic tennis players getting into the Wimbledon mood and putting Workforce Success on everyone’s lips.

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Come and join the fun at Learning Technologies Summer Forum 2019

Edume

Join the fun On Thursday 11th July we’ll be attending the Learning Technologies Summer Forum at the ExCeL Centre in London. Following on from the main LT sessions in February , this forum develops on the key themes from the February exhibition and conference and is free to attend with 40 live seminars taking place in the exhibition hall. enjoy the sun, grab some free drinks - courtesy of EduMe. Summer is well and truly here in London.

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The Prehistoric Learning Metric Still Roaming the Earth Today

Absorb LMS

Spared the typical hours of tracking an injured beast under the hot sun, the hunters enjoyed a rare easy day, expending few calories yet consuming many. Gorg replies: –“From rising of sun to setting of sun, until the rains come.” Location: The African Savanna Date: Fifty-Thousand Years Ago A group of prehistoric hunter-gatherers are seated around a fire, their bellies full with the bounty of a successful hunt.

The Prehistoric Learning Metric Still Roaming the Earth Today

Absorb LMS

Spared the typical hours of tracking an injured beast under the hot sun, the hunters enjoyed a rare easy day, expending few calories yet consuming many. Gorg replies: –“From rising of sun to setting of sun, until the rains come.”. Discussion forums and social media platforms in which to participate. Location: The African Savanna. Date: Fifty-Thousand Years Ago.

3rd Party Integrations with Lectora

Trivantis

but when the sun sets he dons a mask and a cape and helps Lectora newbies on forums around the world. I often say that Lectora® e-Learning software is open, but sometimes even I don’t realize just how open it is. I run BranchTrack, a startup company that lets instructional designers create interactive customer simulations and embed them into e-Learning courses.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #9

Upside Learning

Color Picker by Korean designer Jin-sun Park is a concept pen that can scan colors from anything around and instantly use the color for drawing. In recognition of the importance that good design and user experience plays in creating successful products and services, Forum Nokia has renewed and extended it support available for those looking to improve the quality of their mobile applications. HipLogic.

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Meet the CLO Advisory Board: Kimo Kippen

CLO Magazine

He was sun-bathing right in front of us. It’s the house of the sun. It’s a [virtual] forum of people and 40 speakers to help people, again, to network, and learn skills to help them to get a better and greater job.

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Using jQuery and Lectora to Customize Your e-Learning Courses: Part 1

Trivantis

but when the sun sets he dons a mask and a cape and helps Lectora newbies on forums around the world. In this 4-part blog I’m going to show you how to leverage jQuery to take your Lectora® e-Learning courses beyond “good” and into the “awesome” territory. Let’s start with Part 1, where we’ll learn how to add the jQuery library to your title as well as how to use it for a cool little trick. Wait, what’s jQuery?

What It Takes to Have a Healthy Learning Environment in Your Organization

Origin Learning

Facebook 5 Twitter 3 Google+ 2 LinkedIn 10 Pinterest 1 Jan 11th and 13th saw me sunning it up (figuratively speaking) in the stimulating setting of The Hindu Lit for Life festival in Chennai. A sumptuous spread of cerebral and endorphin-inducing fare, the subtext was learning, learning and more learning.

Fun and Games in June

Kapp Notes

Confirmed speakers and attendees include executives from Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, Microsoft, Sun Microsystems, Sony, THQ, Blizzard, Divide by Zero Games and Obsidian. Harrisburg The other conference is the the Learning and Entertainment Evolution Forum (LEEF) at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in Pennsylvania. Here are two game conferences which might be of interest.

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Using jQuery and Lectora to Customize Your e-Learning Courses: Part 2

Trivantis

but when the sun sets he dons a mask and a cape and helps Lectora newbies on forums around the world. This is Part 2 of my 4-part blog about leveraging jQuery to take your Lectora® courses beyond “good” and into the “awesome” territory. In Part 1 , we learned how to add the jQuery library to your title and extend quiz functionality in a very interesting way. In this chapter, we’ll look at how to speed up your development and build another cool interaction.

Toward the Future: Adapting to the characteristics of Workforce 2.0

eFront

Then, work 9 ‘til 5, Monday to Friday, until it’s time to retire to the Canary Islands for sun and sand. This means more flexibility to work when inspiration grabs a hold, like the night owl who works better once the sun goes down (and then enjoys a sleep-in the next morning). Find collaborative tools that support blended team structures, such as Learning Management Systems (LMS) with discussion forums or chat features.

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2019 Turkey Awards

eLearning 24-7

Forums/Discussion Boards – I always bring this up, story wise, because I believe it truly represents why discussion boards and forums from the text standpoint should end. I, professor, tell you to read some stuff, then post your thoughts on the forum. The sun is shining.

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Why You Should Use Content Curation To Support Your Corporate Training – 5 Questions Answered

Adobe Captivate

It also establishes a constant engagement model through social media usage – like forums, discussions, chat for peer level collaboration, and choice to learners to build paths and share content (community of learning approach) and establish strong relationships between expert and learners. While formal and structured learning will always have its place under the sun and is certainly needed, we need to note its limitations as well.

Slow Evolution of Learning Solutions

Tony Karrer

The expectation is that the provider will make on-going support available through some form of online forum and email at least, or make their content available online in an on-demand way such as the excellent Books 24x7 has done. Great post from Charles Jennings – Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest? Learning Tree reported a decline of 31.2% in earnings compared to 2008.

Speaking and Workshop Services

Tony Karrer

Dr. Karrer’s experience is diverse including founding CTO of eHarmony, associate professor of Computer Science, and consultant to Credit Suisse, Citibank, Lexus, Microsoft, Nissan, Universal, IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Sun, Symbol Technologies and many others. In Learning, Extended Brain and Topic Hubs , I talked about the story behind the launch of Speaking Pro Central.

3 Ways to Use Custom Fonts in Lectora

Trivantis

but when the sun sets he dons a mask and a cape and helps Lectora newbies on forums around the world. A lot of people have been asking me how to use custom fonts in Lectora® e-Learning software , so I decided that a final and ultimate guide is in order. It covers two major steps: 1. getting the fonts into Lectora for the developer and. making sure your learners can see the fonts regardless of their device or browser. Ok, where do I get the fonts?

Top 10 Learning Systems for 2021

eLearning 24-7

Finally, any vendor who tells you they are not in the content business, should jump on a rocket and blast themselves into the sun. Any additional items, such as a community forum (with a moderator who responds), knowledge base, mini videos on how to do this or that are big wins.

The solution for happier, more loyal employees? Self-directed learning

Matrix

The modern employee grew up with constant and unrestricted access to information and this gradually lead to the creation of a culture of self-directed learning through content such as forum posts, specialized Facebook groups and YouTube how-to videos. These days, self-directed learning (SDL) is a must in the workplace. With millennials making up most of the workforce, controlling each and every person’s learning and development plan is quite a challenge, if not downright impossible.

Team Learning Up With Talent

CLO Magazine

In response, the company created short videos about shelfing strategies for new managers, and created online forums where managers from across the chain could ask each other questions and share best practices. This is especially useful in fast growth companies with far-flung staff, said Marc Farrugia, vice president of human resources for Sun Communities, a real estate investment trust and manufactured housing property manager.

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Lectora User Conference Showcase: But Does It Work?

Trivantis

Forum. Community Forum. Community Forum. Experience: Laura is a Senior Learning & Development Consultant and e-Learning Specialist at Sun Life Financial. Community Forum. Community Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Products. Authoring Tools. Lectora Inspire. The Full-Featured Authoring Tool. Lectora Publisher. e-Learning Authoring Software Made Easy. Lectora Online.

B2B marketers finding continuous value in content

Aptara

Mitchell noted some of her takeaways from the recent B2B Marketing Forum, including the idea that there is a need to create content that acknowledges the importance of appealing to customers already on board with the advertiser. Sun, 11/16/2014 - 13:04. B2B marketers finding continuous value in content. Every Web app and interactive source of information presented by an organization has to come from somewhere. These items require time and care to get right.

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Spotlight on Lectora User Conference Opener Jeremy Gutsche

Trivantis

Forum. Community Forum. Community Forum. And I’ve heard Bill Clinton… Bill Gates… and Tony Robbins.” – The Sun. Community Forum. Community Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Products. Authoring Tools. Lectora Inspire. The Full-Featured Authoring Tool. Lectora Publisher. e-Learning Authoring Software Made Easy. Lectora Online. Web-based Collaborative e-Learning Authoring. ReviewLink.

How to Navigate Social Media (and Avoid Information Overload)

Rapid eLearning

The community forums are a great resource for quick help from others who build rapid elearning courses. Personally, I think it’s the best online forum I’ve ever been part of because of the great interactions and downloads. Many organizations have their own tools like blogs, wikis, and discussion forums. As a wise man one said, “There’s nothing new under the sun.” There’s a lot of conversation about social media. And for good reason.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] November 30-December 2, 2011 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture: The Effects of Global Learning – Teaching the World about the World, Rome, Italy. link] December 3, 2011 One Voice Atlanta International Conference and Forum for Educators: Educators United for Positive Change in Education, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. link] December 4, 2011 One Voice Miami International Conference and Forum for Educators: Educators United for Positive Change in Education, Miami, Florida, USA.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

link] or www.col.org/OERPolicy December 1, 2010 Security and Defence Learning : International Forum on Technology Assisted Learning and Training for Defence, Security and Emergency Services, 6 th , Hotel InterContinental Berlin, Berlin, Germany. www.online-educa.com December 1-3, 2010 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture , Rome, Italy. link] January 14-16, 2011 World Universities Forum , 4 th , Hong Kong, China.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design Central

Learning Visions

This site links you to the following information and resources: Job openings in instructional design College degrees in instructional design * Instructional design conferences History of instructional technology timeline Instructional design sites and communities Travis posted a link in a Zoho Forum, which I stumbled upon thanks to a Google Alert on instructional design. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

link] January8-10, 2012 World Universities Forum ,5 th , University of the Aegean, Rhodes, Greece. link] February11, 2012 One Voice Las Vegas InternationalConference and Forum for Educators: Educators United for Positive Change in Education,Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. link] February12, 2012 One Voice Phoenix InternationalConference and Forum for Educators: Educators United for Positive Change in Education,Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest?

Charles Jennings

Turning to collaborative and community support for learning, there's the ITIL Community Forum with its FAQs, feedback, forums and 23,000 registered users to interact with. The expectation is that the provider will make on-going support available through some form of online forum and email at least, or make their content available online in an on-demand way such as the excellent Books 24x7 has done.

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Great places, awesome people

Learning with 'e's

It is a beautiful city - the kind that glistens in the sun, captivating your senses wherever you go within in. I spoke at the Concede Conference and then keynoted the final day of the EFQUEL Innovation forum. I was fortunate this year to be invited to speak at major events in some of the most beautiful cities in the world. Although I hate the travel, I have to admit that when I am in such places, and while I am meeting such brilliant and inspirational people, I am in my element.

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[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

The true opportunity cost is the time you spend searching for docs that should be in a wiki, having closed discussions via email instead of a discussion forum, and endless phone calls trying to find expertise in the org that should be readily searchable via social profiles. eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 eLearning Solutions Enterprise 2.0

Thriving in the Net-Work Era

Jay Cross

Clocks measure working hours instead of the sun. Xerox Learning, DDI, Forum Corporation, and hundreds of other “instructional systems companies” sprung up. Tomorrow I’m on a panel session on New Rules for the Enterprise 2020 at the Enterprise Learning! Summit in Alexandria, Virginia. I’m drawing a blank. 2020 is sooooo far away. Time for some quick-and-dirty research to get the brain in gear. I asked my Internet Time Alliance colleagues.

What Course Creators Can Learn About Building an Education Product from WooCommerce and Jilt Software Product Leader Beka Rice

LifterLMS

You can’t say like, oh, I’ve done this marketplace analysis and I’ve seen this many votes, and this many support conversations, and this many forum posts, right?

Giving up control

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Or that people will be too critical or contrarian in public forums. These tools really are something new under the sun, and it wasn’t initially clear if people would use them maturely, and for productive purposes. In an article titled Taking the Social Media Plunge: Learning to Let Go , Andy McAfee explores the reluctance of traditional organizations to embrace social media (and informal learning). Many organizations appear scared to death of Enterprise 2.0.

Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

For those who don’t know, a few years ago, for one of their online Masters level computer science courses (the course is huge, it always has more than 300 students enroll), so they always have teaching assistants to help answer questions on discussion forums–the students post questions, and most of these questions are pretty mundane, like “When is this project due” or “How many pages do I need to write” or “What citation format do I have to use?”

Not Your Father’s ROI

Jay Cross

But like Pontiacs and Oldsmobiles, old-school ROI’s day in the sun is waning. At CapGemini, six months after the informal launch, the 900 communities of practice were using 500 forums, 500 wikis and more than 250 expertise- or project-focused blogs. The July issue of Chief Learning Officer is now available online. It features an article in which Jon Husband and I delve into how to measure the impact of learning in the network era.

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Free L&D webinars for November 2017

Limestone Learning

" Sunset, field, poppy, sun, priroda " by Roman Grac is Public Domain. According to The Future of Jobs report by the World Economic Forum, we aren’t. Don’t you wish you could ingest information as fast as Halloween candy? So do we! As learning specialists, we’re always thinking about how to make knowledge digestible and palatable—like those chocolate bars you wish you hadn’t eaten, only good for you!

RF, Please…Why an RFP Isn’t the Best Method For Choosing an LMS Vendor

Association eLearning

Or, maybe they are 100% honest, and they have every feature under the sun, including some you’ve never heard of, because the coolest new thing is necessary to sell the platform. Post your questions and comments in the forum. Analyst John Leh says there are 700 LMS vendors in the industry. That means there are a lot of options, with a lot of features, a lot of variations, and a lot of sales teams fighting for your sale.

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