MOOCs: Building Personal Learning Networks

Your Training Edge

A PLN represents the pinnacle of informal learning. PLNs can even eliminate the need for additional training, for example, when new technologies come on the market, because knowledge can be easily distributed through networks. PLNs can foster teamwork, cooperation, creativity, innovation, and problem-solving by opening access channels between different departments.

Developing Training With What You Carry In Your Pocket

Training Industry

What Role Does Technology Play Technology advancements have certainly paved the way for this extended use of video in educational programs. Improved compression, wider access to broad band connections and other technological advances have made it much easier for video content to be streamed over internet and consumed by the public. However, the explosion of video usage in educational settings has not occurred solely because of technological innovations.

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The 3 Ps For Effective Courses!


The online trainer functions have been the pinnacle of debate for the past two decades. There should also be an area for “technology tutoring”. Trainers have several roles and responsibilities in the eLearning environment.

Merging Purpose with Design in the World of Gamification

Training Industry

This definition highlights gamification’s reliance on digital technology and the design of the user experience. Mastery by game is the pinnacle and most complex aspect of gamification. Raising the engagement factor of our learning and adopting technology that can help us create interesting learning events is a great opportunity. Gamification and gamified elements have been a hot topic for the last year or two.

The Best of Both Worlds: Learning Through a Marketer’s Lens

CLO Magazine

Today, at least a third of the company’s sales success comes from innovations created in the past five years — and clever marketing has helped to ensure the public knows how relevant the company still is.

Creating business value through IT

Jay Cross

He says, To survive, or better yet thrive, in this more competitive environment, the mantra for any CEO should be, "Deploy, innovate, and propagate". The software updates and the strategy discussions the technology engendered eventually resulted in greater consistency throughout the organization and contributed to Cisco's strong performance over the past few years. Conversations among peers are the stem-cells of innovation.