Cloud Based eLearning Platforms: 10 Advantages eLearning Professionals Need To Know

Docebo

Lack of data security, unreliable access, and the absence of IT support resources are just some of the myths surrounding cloud based eLearning platforms and some of the issues that prevent upper management from signing off on a cloud eLearning platform for your organization.

Cross-platform LMS Integration Strategies

Web Courseworks

Getting them to exchange information with learning management systems (LMS) that were based on client/server architectures required leveraging cumbersome and specialized technologies like EDI. When selecting a new LMS platform, be sure to understand your business requirements first.

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Social Learning is Voluntary; Collaboration Platforms are Enablers

ID Reflections

As an Instructional Designer and L&D Consultant, I am often asked questions like: 1.What social collaboration platform should we use? Some organizations go to the extent of monitoring and reviewing posts that will be put up on their collaboration platform!

Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

I spoke (for 5 min) on how mobile enables informal learning. Informal Learning. Even though informal learning has been around for as long as we humans have been, the use of the term ‘Informal Learning’ in corporate has grown significantly in the last 5-8 years.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Performance support is the extra bits of information or reminders that extend the training. While the mainstream social media platforms can provide opportunities for. After the course provides information on planning the work and an activity. Seven Simple Secrets to.

Why so many companies want to replace their online training platform

Docebo

On a four point scale, the highest average satisfaction rating for any type of technology – formal, informal or experiential is 2.83, while the lowest is 1.90. This is a significant problem when only 5% say they are very satisfied with the discussion functionality of their current platform.

Detecting Mobile Platforms the Smart Way for Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Lectora has some great features to take learning off the desktop and on the road, such as dynamic templates for mobile layout, but one of the more interesting ways is the ability to check the platform type as a condition for an action.

Bottom-Line Performance Wins Three 2014 Brandon Hall Awards for its Knowledge Guru Platform

Bottom-Line Performance

Bottom-Line Performance won two Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology gold awards for its Knowledge Guru Game-Based Learning Platform. for Cisco’s use of the Knowledge Guru platform.

Sponge partners with Axonify to bring world’s first Employee Knowledge Platform to the UK

Sponge UK

NEWS: Sponge UK, a leading provider of custom-made workplace elearning solutions, announced today that it is complementing its corporate learning services with the Axonify Employee Knowledge Platform.

How We Use Social Media for Informal Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

Informal learning is an everyday thing. Social media tools are just another platform we use to learn from each-other and find information serendipitously. Other times, they neglect to post mission critical information in the new location.

Harnessing Learning Theories for the Mobile Platform: A m-learning perspective

G-Cube

To capture the distinctiveness of the mobile platform, developers need to keep in mind that the m-learning is largely learner-led and occurs outside the confines of the classroom. Feedback is also provided – through the delivery platform as and when learners complete their assignments.

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Keep It Casual: Crafting Better Informal eLearning Experiences

TalentLMS

Whether you’re short on time, learner motivation, or just need to improve your learning culture, informal eLearning experiences offer a fresh, less rigorous way of thinking about learning. Now, informal learning is no new thing. Why Choose Informal eLearning Experiences?

Micro-learning Through The Mobile Platform: Is That Where Learning Is Heading?

G-Cube

Modern employees have a definite wish to acquire information to attain professional growth. This provides the learner concise and relevant information that is easy to retain and later, apply.

Free E-Learning Tutorial: Choosing a Social Media Platform for Formal and Informal Learning

Connect Thinking

This is the first of a series of three podcasts exploring social media platforms for formal and informal learning in organisations. This episode explores things to think about when choosing a social media platform for learning.

Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?

Paradiso

The simple act of observation means that we are taking in and absorbing information, which in turn means that it constitutes learning. The applications of a social learning platform on training have been known for sometime, but the idea of a social learning management system is relatively new.

Encourage Informal Learning with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

This method of learning is called informal learning. A whopping 80 percent of learning happens informally , outside of a classroom. After all, people don’t stop learning informally when they step into an office. How an LMS Encourages Informal Learning.

No SaaS Platform is an Island

LearnUpon

Push information (into LMS). Further information will also be carried over so long as the fields in each system exist. The developer will examine both systems and then decide which information will be carried over. Sample information: Johndoe@companyemail.com.

Top 5 E-Learning Platforms and Learning Management Systems

ICDTranslation

What is an e-learning platform and how do I choose one? Hopefully, we can assist those who want to start their e-learning business in making an informative decision by presenting you five of the best e-learning platforms available. What are E-learning Platforms?

Applying Informal Learning Using a Social Gaming Platform by Eran Gal and Irad Eichler

Learning Solutions Magazine

A software company applied a social online peer-to-peer recognition game as part of its new values- implementation campaign. This case study demonstrates the opportunity that social gaming offers. for the. learning profession, as well as “lessons learned” and some conclusions for future applications.

There is no one ‘right’ online platform to support learning

Janet Clarey

I’ve found that selecting the ‘right’ technology is less of a daunting task when you realize there really is no ONE right platform. The platform must suit the activities. Yet many still have a desire to find the holy grail of learning platforms.

Informal vs. Formal Learning: Creating a Blend!

Gyrus

The corporate training world often questions and evaluates the concept of incorporating informal learning. The question always arises whether informal learning can be added to the formal learning and if so, how both can be combined together. Informal learning is the unofficial, unscheduled, and unplanned way to learn and gain knowledge, whereas formal learning is delivered in a systematic, intentional way with a reporting and evaluation process.

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

THE JOURNEY: We, like many out there, are of the view that, though most learning designers possess good levels of skills around the traditional training (formal learning) area, their skill levels fall short around the informal or social learning areas. This is mainly because designing informal and social learning experiences for workplaces demands a diverse and unique set of qualities.

Introducing Inkling for Enterprise: The World’s Only All-in-One Enterprise Content Platform

Inkling

Our all-in-one enterprise content platform delivers knowledge at the point of need, powering the delivery, creation, and measurement of an organization’s most mission-critical business documents. Inkling unveils its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise. Through a year-long beta program, Inkling has expanded its core platform, already used by the world’s largest publishers, to enterprises of all kinds.

Dealing with the Challenges of Guided Informal Learning

Pract.us

Some companies have taken a Guided Informal Learning approach, which helps them focus employee’s on-the-job training, encourage collaboration and track everyone’s progress. Read this article to find out more about Guided Informal Learning. What is Guided Informal Learning?

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How Performance Support Platforms Increase IT System Proficiencies

WalkMe Training Station

He discusses how to successfully integrate formal and informal learning using a performance support (PS) platform. PS platforms provide just-in-time, just-enough and just at the point-of-need computer support for an effective and efficient job performance.

Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems

Upside Learning

This post specifically talks about how a Mobile Learning Platform can be used as an effective Performance Support System. The information component is meant to provide all the information the users require to do their job. Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms.

New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform

Docebo

9 New ways to supercharge your online training platform with Docebo 6.9. the latest version of the online training platform and our biggest update ever. Start a free trial and see how you can activate your social and informal online training platform in minutes.

Do you want to predict learners’ path?

Origin Learning

However, had it not been for technology and the digital wave that has impacted all corners of the globe, it would not have been possible to present, share,or transmit this unique information. With its inbuilt predictability feature, it is a platform for learning by choice and not by force.

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

LMSs, LCMSs, and Learning Management Platforms. Learning Modes (Informal Learning/Social Learning). Social Learning/Informal Learning. The 70:20:10 Forum continued playing a major role in spreading the positive implications of embracing informal learning in organizations.

Why YouTube Isn’t Always Your Best Video Platform Fit

KZO Innovations

Showcasing your company’s video on any platform is a great way to share content. If you didn’t already know, YouTube is one of the world’s most popular video platforms – and one of the easiest ways to share video content. For your business: most likely a secure enterprise video platform. Competitive organizations should consider using a video platform that allows you to: Publish videos securely. Post training videos that include sensitive information.

Contemporary E-Learning: Delivering Knowledge Or Dishing Out Information

Upside Learning

Where is the knowledge we have lost in information? — So, what differentiates knowledge from information? A learner gains knowledge when he/she uses the provided information to actually do things and receives feedback about what he/she has done.

Multi Tenant LMS – When you need an ‘Extended Enterprise’ e-learning Platform!

Paradiso

Our LMS seamlessly integrates with more than 100 platforms, which makes it stand out amongst the other LMS players. This license typically carries information like the maximum number of uses, a shelf life for the license, the length of time a user has access to a course and more.

Integrating Social Learning In The Workplace

Learnnovators

New platforms, new devices, uber connectivity. Organizations fell prey to the vendors of social platforms believing that technology could solve the problem. One half said, “See the platform is a ghost town; no one writes even one line.

Facebook as a Learning Platform

Tony Karrer

When you look at the core functions of Facebook - it fits pretty well as the basis for a learning platform. Facebook has Your Audience One of the struggles with any social networking software is overcoming the hurdle of getting users to start using yet another social networking platform.