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Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Learning from The King’s Speech by Jolene on February 26, 2011 in Informal Learning , Instructional Design , Training Development , eLearning , social learning With the Academy Awards coming up, one of the most talked about movies this month must be The King’s Speech, which I finally saw this weekend. Now, quick go see the movie before the Academy Awards this Sunday.

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How to Help Your Employees L-O-V-E Online Learning

TOPYX LMS

For example, think of your favorite movies. Learning management systems (LMSs) associated with the IMS Learning Consortium have access to Voice Thread as well as other groundbreaking features that humanize eLearning. Did you know that 77 percent of companies in the U.S. offer corporate training via an online platform? There are several reasons for this, reduced costs of learning and increased convenience for learners being just two of them.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Me: Im an instructional designer. Im sort of distracted by the naked boy who just ran by (not mine). billbrandon had this comment on Twitter: I usually just tell em Im a writer. I usually start out by saying "Im an E-Learning author" – if whoever Im talking to then has little question marks in his/her eyes, I add that I develop computer learning programs for companies. And then they think Im a flippin genius!!!!

The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology

Upside Learning

In the future of collaboration in the workplace, tools like IM along with other real-time applications will gradually replace email. The idea of a single portable device that can make phone calls, take pictures, record audio and video, store data, music, and movies, and interact with the Internet — all of it — has become so interwoven into our lifestyles that it is now surprising to learn that someone does not carry one. “May we live in interesting times” –Chinese Proverb.

AICC and SCORM Compliance: The Benefits for Your e-Learning

Trivantis

The frustration of accidentally buying a Blu-ray movie and realizing it won’t play in your DVD player? The lab combined the work of existing standards organizations like the AICC , IMS and the IEEE LTSC into a cohesive reference model. The Benefits of Making Your e-Learning AICC and SCORM Compliant . Remember the battle between Blu-ray Discs and DVDs? That’s a bit like what was happening in the e-Learning community before SCORM was established.

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Design Tutorial, Part 1: How to Make Your Own iPad-Inspired Icons (and a Free Template!)

Mindflash

While she doesn’t text, IM, tweet, or blog, her iPad is her go-to tool for web surfing, reading books, playing games, shopping, watching movies, and writing email. Following Apple’s unveiling of the iPad 2 , I found myself inundated with tons of great articles and thought-provoking blog posts about the impact of the iPad on the tablet market , the growing appetite for mobile learning , and how the iPad is being used by companies to increase productivity.

Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise.

Dashe & Thomson

He mentions that he loves movies and often uses movie quotes in songs. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend Tags: elearning , Facebook , Kanye West , LMS , social learning About Paul Im the director of sales and marketing at Dashe & Thomson.

Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise.

Dashe & Thomson

He mentions that he loves movies and often uses movie quotes in songs. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Print for later Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend Tags: elearning , Facebook , Kanye West , LMS , social learning About Paul Im the director of sales and marketing at Dashe & Thomson.

Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning.

Dashe & Thomson

It conjures memories of terrible 90s thriller movies featuring Sandra Bullock in the prime of her career. Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning?

Sales eLearning – 21 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Most of the content is presented as static web pages that tell how to perform particular tasks, but some of the pages contain embedded Captivate movies to demonstrate or simulate use of the system. Im looking for the Why? I was asked about approaches for eLearning for Sales People. I’ve had quite a bit of experience with this and actually one of my very first projects was creating a pretty incredible eLearning solutions for Lexus sales people.

Latest in Learning Fast: edu-Twittering

Marcia Conner

” I enjoyed seeing what Howard’s reads, and the article itself reframed my thinking about IM. Two films on my go-see list came from recommendations by people who I rarely talk with about movies. A decade ago the hot app on everyone’s desktop was PointCast , a personalized headline service of content emblazoned across your screensaver through a pre- RSS feed. No typing required, no link to click through.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Writing Less Objectionable Learning Objectives

Learning Visions

Its like the opening credits of a movie. Belatedly, Im thinking that there are relatively easy ways to enable learners to have cake or to eat it as they see fit. Im not sure I suggested writing WIIFM learning objectives, but they probably have their uses. Will, Im curious to hear your thoughts on using some of these alternative forms for presenting objectives (be they focusing objectives or performance objectives).

Ten Tips for Instructional Designers

OpenSesame

She found that each worker went an average of 11 minutes on any given task before being interrupted by a coworker, email, IM or other demand for their attention.

M-Learning Message Home

eLearning 24-7

In 1982 or thereabouts a wonderful movie debuted. It was about this funny looking ET thing that ate Reese’s Pieces and hung out with some kids that were annoying and went on to have less than stellar movie careers. It has been around for a long time, but IM is quickly changing in the mobile landscape.

Micro-Learning as a Workplace Learning Strategy

Learnnovators

Tweet chats, telephone conversations, IMs, coffee time discussions – any and all of these can be micro-learning. I saw the movie Cinderella over the weekend which has this line: Just because it is done doesn’t mean it should be done. In todays’ time-crunched, attention-deficit and multitasking world, micro-learning seems to have cropped up as a possible solution to corporate learning and personal development.

MICRO-LEARNING AS A WORKPLACE LEARNING STRATEGY

Learnnovators

Tweet chats, telephone conversations, IMs, coffee time discussions – any and all of these can be micro-learning. I saw the movie Cinderella over the weekend which has this line: Just because it is done doesn’t mean it should be done. In todays’ time-crunched, attention-deficit and multitasking world, micro-learning seems to have cropped up as a possible solution to corporate learning and personal development.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content

Mark Oehlert

previous rants on this topic ) Until I get some explanations though, Im pretty well amazed at the academics involved in this scheme. Im feeling stupid here because I just dont freaking get it! understand this behavior from the recording and movie industries but from institutions and individuals that purport in some way to be supportive of openess and academic freedom.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: This job aint dead yet.

Learning Visions

At least, this is what Im told. And as long as companies still pay for it we are all sittin pretty making some coin crankin out the Captivate movies sippin a cold pint. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, March 01, 2007 This job aint dead yet. Its ok Dan. Were not dead yet.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design: Whats in a name?

Learning Visions

And by asking this, Im not suggesting that design isnt important, for it is - its seen by some as part of the pedagogy. Theres a line in the Jack Black movie "School of Rock" thats not original but is a common joke in the education field. Im curious if youre getting any guidance from your professors/school as to where you will be able to put these skills to work in the way that you want to? Karl, Of course Im trying to bait you!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Who Gets to Be Called an Instructional Designer?

Learning Visions

Just because a film professor has a graduate degree doesnt mean he/she can make a great movie. Im with you all. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, February 20, 2008 Who Gets to Be Called an Instructional Designer? A SME builds a course with the latest rapid eLearning tool. A teacher makes a leap into a new field and gets a job as an "instructional designer". A technical writer takes on a new challenge.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Disruptive technology: Restaurants vs. Frozen Foods Movie Theaters vs. Blockbuster Wired Phones vs. Cell phones F2F Training vs. Online Training A lot of current online training is not disruptive, still incremental. Marshall McLuhan) -- Im not trying to be a smarty-pants here, but I looked this up and Gary was close: "We look at the present through a rear-view mirror. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D | Main | Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #2.in Connected: The Movie : "What might a university look like with a fully deployed program of converged devices like the iPhone?

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Kindle: Tom Crawford Executes a Perfect Double Rebuttal with a Twist

Mark Oehlert

While Tom again, makes some cogent points, Im compelled to point out a couple of my own. While at the airport I can read reviews online, [link] download the books and have entertainment in flight, besides the movie. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Firefox and Opera.You Are Both Pissing Me Off!! Main | Generational Change in the U.S.

eLearning Cyclops: Signs of Being in e-Learning Hell #eLearningHell

eLearning Cyclops

Someone shows up at your office and says "Im here for the online training."* There is a special circle of eLearning hell reserved for when your own creations are used against you -- kinda like Terminator or Matrix movies, only far more tedious. eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Pages. Free eLearning. Cloud Apps. About Me. Privacy Policy. Sunday, February 20, 2011. Signs of Being in e-Learning Hell #eLearningHell.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two

Mark Oehlert

Main | Im tired people, so Im only going to say this about 1,000 more times. He/she needs to think about the negative reaction that could come about if the enterprise has something like IM deployed but the boss won’t let the Gamer see if he is online or available. 153 – Ahh…the Kobayashi Maru…one of the holy objects of the gaming world…right up there with this last monolouge from the 1st Matrix movie… Pg.

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Breakthrough eLearning: Respect Different Ways of Learning

Breakthrough eLearning

Im rather fat woman and whole my life I fight with my weight.

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