Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

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.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Tool Kit Edition

Mark Oehlert

Design (via CSS Juice ) GoWare (personal mobile portal) Article on Bitlet (Bit Torrent extension for Firefox) via Webware Animoto looks very cool.

Learn to create infographics like a boss!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

An effective infographic has the power to inform, impress, and influence.   Bring with you: examples, ideas, and some creative juice! Infographics with Piktochart: Quick Start. As learning tools, infographics can support learning transfer and retention. On top of all that, they are FUN to concoct! During this class you will explore visual communication basics and design principles as well as traditional infographic categories and when to use each.

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The Key to Adoption of Collaboration Tools: Process Integration

Dashe & Thomson

For example, in a Klint Finley interview called Five Principles for Improving Social Enterprise Adoption , Yakabod CEO Scott Ryser cites the importance of “political juice.” Informal Learning Klint Finley Laurie Buczek Social Enterprise workforce collaboration

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Identify Your LMS Requirements Easily Using this Powerful Visualization Tool

Absorb LMS

Invariably, these so-called learning management system selection tools suffer from one or more of the following design flaws: They ask vendors to provide information they won’t ever disclose and/or is not relevant to the acquisition of a learning management system.

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Identify Your LMS Requirements Easily Using this Powerful Visualization Tool

Absorb LMS

Invariably, these so-called learning management system selection tools suffer from one or more of the following design flaws: They ask vendors to provide information they won’t ever disclose and/or is not relevant to the acquisition of a learning management system.

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Identify Your LMS Requirements Easily Using this Powerful Visualization Tool

Absorb LMS

Invariably, these so-called learning management system selection tools suffer from one or more of the following design flaws: They ask vendors to provide information they won’t ever disclose and/or is not relevant to the acquisition of a learning management system.

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Saffron responds to new e-learning challenges for recruiters

Spicy Learning

Saffron Interactive is pleased to announce a new project to launch an e-learning platform for Recruitment Juice, an innovative recruitment training company. When Recruitment Juice was faced with the task of creating an e-learning platform to deliver this training for a major recruitment consultancy they turned to Saffron Interactive’s LMS in-a-box. Contact us for more information or a demonstration of Saffron’s Moodle-in-a-box. About Recruitment Juice.

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Learning Activities that Matter

Learning Rebels

How are they applying the information in teams and in collaborative settings? This exercise gets the creative storytelling juices flowing. It is time to move away from just movement…to learning activities that matter.

Writing Amazing Business Reports

KnowledgeCity

But things don’t need to be so hard, here are a few tips that’ll help you get your writing (and formatting) juices flowing: Business Report 101 — The Basics. Is Your Report Informational or Analytical? Don’t drown your audience with a deluge of information.

8(ish) Apps for Summer Travel Plans

Visual Lounge

Another good one is called ‘Food Tripping’ and it gives you the closest eateries, juice joints, farmers’ markets, microbreweries, and such depending on where you are! With summer underway, TechSmithies are heading out across the state of Michigan, the U.S. and beyond.

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Mark your calendars: ScreencastCamp 2014

Visual Lounge

And, I loved everything about it – archery, backpacking, learning about nature, making friendship bracelets , canoeing, drinking bug juice and more. Here’s more information about ScreencastCamp : What is ScreencastCamp? You can find more information about ScreencastCamp here.

Want to Transition from Classroom To Blended Learning? Follow the 3-step Strategy!

Paradiso

If your e-learning lacks any of these, work out a way to fill in the gaps , otherwise you won’t be able to drive the maximum juice out of your e-learning initiatives.

E-Learning Design Part 5: Learning through Creating (Blooms 21)

CDSM

These levels range from the basic function of understanding and recalling new information, to the more complex function of evaluating new information and connecting it with other knowledge.

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5 Ways to Use New Generation Learning Tools

CLO Magazine

Many businesses have tried to combat this by juicing up their culture with foosball tables and all-you-can-eat sushi lunches. believe a significant amount of knowledge goes unshared with colleagues who could use that information.

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4 Ways to Design Learning Spaces That Foster Engagement

eLearningMind

Think about it: If you’re feeling totally uninspired, getting up, moving around, and maybe even finding a new place to sit could be a simple way to get juices flowing again.

3 Tips for Submitting E-Learning Conference Proposals

Ashley Chiasson

Most conferences have a submission form that includes some primary information such as: Session Title. Ensure you have all of this information ready before submitting as then the activity is more a copy/paste situation, and less a ‘I need to come up with original information on the spot’ situation. Because you want to ensure you can disseminate the information you said you would in your proposal within the constraints of the session duration.

5 Challenges Facing Managers Today (And What To Do About It)

Growth Engineering

You could generate conversations to get the creative juices flowing. For anyone in the dark about this (lucky you!) – the term describes teams that are inward-looking and inclined to hold onto information rather than sharing their knowledge.

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What is blended learning and why it matters?

eFront

This also allows the material to be supplemented with additional information provided by the instructor, like short comprehension tests for after they’ve watched a video. P.S. No inquiries about juice blenders please.

The Rise of LMS Specialists: A Tour of Learning Tech Innovation

Talented Learning

Learners can subscribe to “Learning Lists” similar to media playlists, record video of themselves handling objections, rate and comment on others’ videos, take notes, document ride-alongs and other informal training. Welcome to the Era of LMS Specialists.

Curiosity Drives Employee Engagement

Growth Engineering

The Information Gap. Curiosity is partly down to what Psychologist George Loewenstein termed “ The Information Gap Theory. It’s that feeling that we are lacking essential information that matters, responsible for FOMO syndrome.

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How the Brain Learns—A Super Simple Explanation for eLearning Professionals

SHIFT eLearning

Here''s an simple, biological, and clear overview of learning and the brain: Process One: Get Information. The information-gathering part of the cycle engages the sensory cortices--the outer layer of our cerebral cortex that gets input from the outside of world of experience.

Meet Camtasia Studio 7 plus Camtasia for Mac 1.1!

Visual Lounge

The library makes your videos look awesome - it comes stocked with a range of professionally-designed assets like audio effects, background images, and more from Digital Juice. You can see more information about what's new in Camtasia for Mac 1.1 The day is finally here!

Social networking is king

E-Learning Provocateur

Juicing the orange. I’d suggest it could support informal and JIT learning, not to mention increasing engagement. In my previous article , I explored one of the principles to emerge from the recent AMPLIFY09 festival, namely “Everything big started small&#.

Unleashing Superheroes – Learning Style

Growth Engineering

I love this time of year because everything’s awash in shades of green and the sunny weather really gets the creative juices flowing! Training is in endless competition with information overload from social media memes to mobile games.

How to Choose the Right Course-Authoring Tool

TalentLMS

It has your creative juices on a free flow! Are you aiming to provide information, skill or change in behavior? So, you have the content ready with learning objectives. You have also planned out the assessment items and completed the storyboard.

50 Tips for Better Video

Visual Lounge

You can do this to draw attention to what someone is saying in the video, to enhance what’s being conveyed, or to add completely new information. Viewers can only process so many streams of information at one time.

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ET and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

What makes it exciting is not just the technology but where it can still go – and that is what really gets the juices flowing – just like a nice NY strip steak (I digress). Simply put, learning management systems and the way information is disbursed to learners.

Create an impress.js Presentation in 10 Minutes

OpenSesame

This simple tutorial has all the information you’ll need to get started with impress.js, even if you have no coding experience. examples to get your creative juices flowing. Looking to liven up your next presentation with a platform that’s more dynamic and engaging than PowerPoint?

Re-evaluating Evaluation | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

Organizations such as PACT, ASTD, MNISPI, and the Digital Learning Forum get my creative juices going to generate new ideas and synergies.

eLearning Authoring Tool Must-Haves!

360 Training

When selecting the best course authoring software for your content, look at the range of ways in which you’ll be able to present information and provide opportunities for learners to interact with that content and really explore it. Now that you have stirred up your creative juices and unleashed the training expert within you, the next big question to ask yourself is how much money you are willing to invest in this new field. All prepared to kick-start your elearning journey?

How to Embed YouTube Videos in PowerPoint to Gamify Your Course

DigitalChalk eLearning

By following one of the methods described above, you can really juice up your course! Select fun and informative videos from the millions available online and use them to enhance your courses and presentations. Gamification means using the principles of game design in another context; for example, a training program or an e-Learning course. An e-Learning course that has been gamified will include elements such as challenges, rewards, and repeated attempts.

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Learning Agility: Re-Invention with Performer Support

Living in Learning

Our design efforts cannot deliver the results we need through shifting creative juices to sizzling, flash-based learning assets – the focus must be on the performer – and in their work context. What I am suggesting is re-use of PSOs in both formal training venues and in informal Performer Support venues. Well-intended collaboration in this form has the potential to spread incorrect information – with great agility – and who knows what business risk goes with it.

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eLearning Principles from MOOC expert—Tina Seeling

Coffee and Design

Click the link above for more information. Online students should introduce themselves to the class in an innovative way other than just a thread in the general discussion area to get the creative juices flowing and a means of connection beyond superficial facts. Can you teach creativity? Can you teach creativity online? Can you teach creativity to more than 44 thousand students online?

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Just a game?

Learning with e's

Around the table at lunch, in the Headteacher's office, we sat eating pizza and drinking fruit juice with five year 10 students. In other words, they were interested in taking the power and attraction of informal learning tools and harnessing or leveraging them within formal learning contexts.

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Accelerated Learning: Where Does It Fit In? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

My learning style is visual, so I always need to do research about a new concept and get a picture of the information in my head. Organizations such as PACT, ASTD, MNISPI, and the Digital Learning Forum get my creative juices going to generate new ideas and synergies.

Audio grilled. a radio star

Learning with e's

Hewlett Packard roped me in, after they did some research into how children use information technology in the home, and the roles parents think technology will play in the future of education.

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