Google’s Micro-Learning Findings
JULY 18, 2016
Major companies around the world are recognizing the importance of micro-learning, including Google. In fact, Google has set-up an entire site on the topic at thinkwithgoogle.com. Head on over to the Google Micro-Moments section of their “Think With Google” site.
Big Data at Google
JUNE 10, 2014
To see Big Data at work, look to Google, where number-crunching on a massive scale has changed hiring and management practices. Measurements and analytics rule at Google. All people decisions at Google are based on data and analytics,” according to Kathryn Dekas, a manager in Google’s “people analytics” team. Google’s conclusions have a bearing on where CLOs should be focusing their efforts. They memorize and parrot back explicit information.
Google Course Builder: Initial Review
SEPTEMBER 1, 2013
Not too long ago, Google came out with a Course Builder program, designed to allow schools and institutions an easy way to set-up their own MOOC platform. Naturally, I have some high expectations, I mean, this is Google after all.
Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome
MARCH 11, 2014
Screencasting in Google Chrome is here! Screen recording, the most highly anticipated feature in Snagit for Google Chrome , is finally here! At this time, we’re considering the screencasting feature in Snagit for Google Chrome to be in beta.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
always, conducting the interviews proved to be informative, revealing and fun. consume information outside of work. information in their everyday lives. amounts of information with a few clicks. information about why and how the. INFORMATION, YOU’RE.
9 Google Search Hacks to Make eLearning Development A Whole Lot Easier
JANUARY 28, 2015
The answer to almost all your eLearning questions are in Google, but you need to know how to find them. This post will go over how to find the eLearning problems with Google search. You can trying apply these tips to whatever information you are using, this is not just for eLearning.
APRIL 6, 2016
I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard. The ROI for Google Cardboard is through the roof. Some brilliant Cardboard apps are available at Google Play. Google calls them “photo spheres” and they remind me of Microsoft’s Photosynth.
TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome – Keep Scrollin’
JULY 29, 2014
Sometimes when using the Google Chrome browser, there are certain pages that won’t allow us to open the control panel when you click the extension. You can find regular updates on our TechSmith in Education Google+ Community.
The Google Way of Building A Strong Learning Culture
APRIL 5, 2016
These days, this is not a very effective way to get workers or learners to retain and indeed engage with information. Google, of course. Here are four actions your company can take to build a strong learning culture like Google's -- without spending millions: Learning Culture
Learn Informal Learning Informally
JUNE 13, 2012
Next month I’ll be offering an experiential workshop on Informal Learning through Jane Hart’s Social Learning Center. Network socially with Socialcast, Buddypress, GoToMeeting, Google+. review models, cases, archetypes of successful informal learning.
The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce
SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
” ~ Eric Schmidt (Ex-CEO, Google Inc.). Some of the most successful products from Google such as Google News, Google Earth, and Google Local were employee-initiated projects unrelated to its core business!
Google’s Glass Project – Wearable Augmented Reality Glasses
APRIL 5, 2012
Google officially announced Project Glass yesterday. You need to be logged into your Google Account to view this post]. Imagine using glasses like this in the workplace; rather than being connected to Google’s services, the glasses connect with your own organization’s web services.
14 Incredible Informal & Social Learning Quotes
JUNE 13, 2014
THE QUOTE: “ Informal learning is enhanced when humans participate in interactive experiences.” – Allen (2004; Birchfield et al. THE JOURNEY: We believe in the amazing power of informal and social learning, and are excited about the potential these learning approaches offer for ensuring effective workplace learning and performance support. What other inspiring quotes on informal & social learning have you come across?
TechSmithies Go Google+
JULY 22, 2011
Google+ is here. What is Google+?". Google+ is a hybrid of the various social tools many people are already using on the web. It's Google's attempt to do social media better than the rest. TechSmith on Google+ Executives. +
5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News
WalkMe Training Station
DECEMBER 12, 2016
Google’s maze-like game platform, used for experimenting and training artificial intelligence technologies, has been released for public use. Just be sure to subscribe to the Training Station newsletter before you go to receive more insightful and productive training information.
Coming Soon to a Chrome Browser Near You… (Hint: It Involves Snagit for Google Chrome)
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome: 3, 2, 1, ACTION! The Snagit for Google Chrome team has been working hard to capture the next frontier in the Chrome OS and browser. Until then… The Snagit for Google Chrome Team. Not a Snagit for Google Chrome user yet?
Informal Learning – the other 80%
APRIL 16, 2013
The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. I’ll be leading a series of master classes on informal learning and working smarter in Europe. Informal Learning – the other 80%. Informal learning is effective because it is personal.
Laine Amoureux Tackles Google Apps Accessibility
APRIL 2, 2015
Google Apps Accessibility. In 2014, Google launched improvements to Gmail, Drive, and Docs that made them more accessible to users. Since Google web apps are a large part of the digital ecosystem and business infrastructure, it’s vital that these technologies are accessible to everyone.
Our Take on Google+
AUGUST 5, 2011
Are you using Google+ yet? It’s launching to the general public soon and after a few weeks of using Google+, Diane Elkins and Judy Unrein got together to share impressions. If I were to start over, I could see using Google+ over Facebook or Twitter. Even if Google+ does have its advantages, it is only useful if the people you want to connect with are there. JU: And soon Google+ will open up publicly, so a lot more people will be there.
Host Student Websites with Google Drive
AUGUST 7, 2013
the information. A little detail about Google is that you can now host web pages using folders in your Google Drive account. In other words, if your school or district has Google Apps for Education, every student now has file management and website publishing capabilities.
Why you need to take a Google Analytics approach to measuring learning
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
If L&D took a Google Analytics approach to learning, they could. Typical Google Analytics Metrics Visitors: How many unique learners visited the learning content , and how many pages, topics, videos, content nuggets, courses etc.
#TK11 Keynote: Google’s Karen Wickre and Ann Farmer
FEBRUARY 3, 2011
These are my live blogged notes from Thursday’s keynote at ASTD TK11 with Karen Wickre (Global Communications Team) and Ann Farmer from Google. Social Media @ Google Part 1: How Google manages external communicates to make news and info about google findable to the outside world Part 2: Internal communication and discovery Part 1: How Google communicates publicly: Don’t do traditional press releases 150+blogs!,
Top 3 E-Learning Programs To Become A Power Searcher
AUGUST 20, 2013
Information is power. In this knowledge era, people who can locate information quickly are considered to be more knowledgeable than those who carry information with them. 43.78% of Internet users visit Google daily. Any particular visitor visits Google 13.5
Integrating Social Learning In The Workplace
MAY 11, 2015
Amazon, Apple, Google, Netflix, Pandora…. To transition from a hierarchical to a networked and transparent culture requires a conscious untangling of all the unspoken assumptions and biases that inform the present culture and values.
How To Dethrone Google, and Who Will Likely Do It (Hint: Not Facebook)
Coffee and Design
MAY 29, 2014
As Google already is, they must fight to maintain the value that they have built for their market. Google understands that to be successful in the tech world they must maintain value but also add value. Someone will dethrone Google, not just compete with them.
Google is failing us: how to manage the information overflow?
Challenge to Learn
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
We are all struggling with the ever-increasing amount of information that we need to manage. Steve Rosenbaum pointed out in his key note address at DevLearn that search engines like Google become less reliable and that we have to find other ways to manage the information overflow. I decided to test Google myself. I entered the search term ‘Kasper Spiro’ in Google, searching for images of myself. curation Flipboard google Zite
What Every Teacher Needs to Know About Google in the Classroom
DECEMBER 18, 2014
Google just might change the way you teach—in a good way. After making a full Google Docs integration this year in my history classroom, I will never go back,” wrote Nate Green, an educator and blogger with edSocialMedia.com. Here’s what you need to know about using Google in the classroom. Students can see homework in the stream and create and edit it within Google docs. Watch an overview of the program at the Google for Education YouTube channel for more information.
Why Google Translate Is Not the Best Tool for E-learning Translations
AUGUST 9, 2016
Jim, who was running short of training dollars, used Google Translate to accomplish the task. Why is the output of Google Translate not very accurate? . To get the answer, we have to know how Google Translate works. Let us now look some other limitations of Google Translate. .
Learn a New Skill: Data, Knowledge, Google Analytics, and You
JANUARY 5, 2015
There is something every web-based business, blog, and website is learning to live by: Google Analytics. If you don’t already know why you need web analytics, what Google Adwords offers, or have access to the information Google Analytics offers, you are already behind. With a monthly cost of exactly $0, automatic reports, and Adwords there is no good reason to not be utilizing the awesome power of Google Analytics. Google Adwords is a lifesaver.
Informal Learning on Google Books FREE
MARCH 27, 2015
Informal Learning is available via Google Books. Informal Learning Just Jay Read a couple of chapters for free.
Formal vs. Informal Learning Explained
JUNE 6, 2016
The opportunity for higher quality gains is in informal learning. I have touched on informal learning before as we are seeing it grow in popularity in modern organizations. In general, informal learning refers to things like: Asking colleagues how to do something.
Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013
AUGUST 14, 2013
Big Data analytics can help us make well-informed decisions about the learning programs that we develop. It allows track informal learning experiences such as playing games and simulations, and also real-world activities (such as visiting web sites, attending conferences, etc.)
Using Google Analytics to up your eCommerce game
JANUARY 5, 2017
We’ve given you some basic guidelines on the use of Google Analytics for eCommerce before. This is done via the use of ‘UTM parameters’, which are bits of extra information attached to a URL. Google even provides a tool to let you set these up easily: The Campaign URL Builder.
How to Record Skype, Google Hangouts, and Webinars
OCTOBER 18, 2012
This post offers a wealth of information when it comes to recording things like webinars, Google Hangouts, and Skype calls. An informal video going through the process of recording a Google Hangout with Snagit. I made an example of what the end result of a Google Hangout recorded with Snagit looks like below. The post How to Record Skype, Google Hangouts, and Webinars appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.
DevCorner: A TechSmithie’s View of Google I/O 2014
JULY 9, 2014
Like previous Google I/O events, the 7th Annual took place at Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA, June 25-26, 2014. With the big focus on wearables, Google also spoke a lot about unifying your experience across devices, including your car and TV.
How Performance Support Apps Are Faring In Today’s Workplaces
JUNE 28, 2014
LearnQ – a mobile-based performance support app – a reference version of our Quality Management System (QMS) that provides an ubiquitous way to access the required information on the LMS while on the go.