7 Reasons Social Media Boosts Social Learning


There are good reasons why companies should use Facebook as a means of promoting social learning. Too many business owners don’t take advantage of this free social media network out of fear that employees will abuse their social media privileges.

Localization & eLearning: The Translation Process

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Localization Engineering/Desktop publishing. Localization engineers/desktop publishers will ensure all components of the project have been fully localized. Localization engineers will sync audio files to the animations, ensuring all files are running properly. Delivery of final file (Java, XML, HTML, other formats), tested to ensure all localized components are in working order (audio is synced with animation, etc). by Jen Weaver.

Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect

Origin Learning

Konnect- true to its name, Origin Konnect is a next generation social learning platform that helps organizations develop a training and development culture that literally “connects” employees as they learn.

Localization: Training & Development in Norway

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Norway's social welfare system perpetuates this support as well and is a great source of pride for the Norwegian people. And if you love Jen's articles, check out her new  Localization mini courses. Documentation e-learning eLearning Localization Technical Communications Technical Writing

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Fosway Group (2017), ’Fosway 9 – Grid Authoring Systems’ Share Stories with Screen Recording1 1 11Index: Table of contents gomolearning.com @gomolearning User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing2 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. also be able to easily ‘localize’ each language.

What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?


​. What Makes Social Learning so Interesting? A Comprehensive Examination of Social Media in Our Learning Programs. Social learning, relied solely on what one could obtain in a classroom setting, working with direct peers, or what could be conveyed back in forth on a phone.

Social Technology, Community Management & Organizational Development


The diagram traces the evolution of different social technology and their potential to enforce and enable a deep change in how organizations function and their structure. Read the post, How Social Technology has Emerged as an Enterprise Management Model , for an in-depth understanding.

Localization: Training and Development in New Zealand

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Tardiness is a serious faux pas; even social events start on time. And if you love Jen's articles, check out her new Localization mini courses. Localization TechComm Technical Communications Technical Writing training by Jen Weaver. As cold weather looms in the United States, our friends in New Zealand are preparing for the summer season.

Implement a Localized and Multilingual LMS


Many Training companies or educational institutions have employees or students all over the world, that’s why a localized multilingual LMS becomes a very useful and necessary tool to achieve their eLearning goals. Main benefits of a Localized and Multilingual LMS.

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Social Technology, Community Management and Organizational Development

ID Reflections

The diagram traces the evolution of different social technology and their potential to enforce and enable a deep change in how organizations function and their structure. Read the post, How Social Technology has Emerged as an Enterprise Management Model, f or an in-depth understanding.

Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Cammy Bean’s latest blog post provides many ideas as well as real-life examples for Using Social Media for Learning. The slow adoption of social learning is not localized to Minnesota and North Carolina.

Localization: Training and Development in Greece

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

An individual's social position gives security and structure to the individual, so be mindful of social cues in public interactions or business meetings. Localization Technical Communications training by Jen Weaver    Ah, Greece. Financial troubles aside, this country is known for fantastic food and beautiful Mediterranean beaches.

3 Differences between Translation and Localization You Must Know

CommLab India

The terms Translation and Localization are used interchangeably in the Training industry. If you want to expand your business and make it global, you have to add local color and flavor. Translation and localization do that effectively. Definitions of Translation and Localization.

Localization: Training and Development in India

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Most Indians are Hindu, a religion that supports their social caste system. Localization training by Jen Weaver      While it failed to be renewed for another season, the 2010 NBC show "Outsourced" shed a comical light on some of the cultural nuances to doing business in India. Miss the show? Never fear. In this article we'll explore some common cultural facts about Indians and their expectations when it comes to training and development.

Localization: Training & Development in Costa Rica

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Spanish is the official language, but a small percentage of people also speak Caribbean Creole English and a handful of local dialects. More than citizens of many other countries, Costa Ricans believe in the value and equality of all people and emphasize the dignity of work independent of social class. Localization TechComm Technical Communications Technology training User Assistance User Experience

Increasing Social Awareness in Higher Education

Nick Leffler

About two months ago I wrote about increasing social awareness in higher education , specifically the MSIDT program that I graduated from. Developing the social awareness of the program has gone well, although nothing like I had planned. I began going in a few different directions; writing articles for various websites/magazines, writing blog posts for the MSIDT website, and reviving or creating social media accounts to share and converse with the community. Social Media.

Screening of an Innovative Film Locally

Kapp Notes

I’ve attached a small flyer if anyone would like to post this event on their social media sites or send a a personal invitation to a friend. Also, our social media hashtag is #rethinkingmovie.

Localization: Training and Development in Panama

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

While there is a wide gap between social classes, this difference is typically accepted by older generations. And if you love Jen's articles, check out her new  Localization mini courses. Localization by Jen Weaver      This week let's explore some common cultural facts about Panamanians and their expectations when it comes to Training and Development. Test Your Knowledge of Panamanian Culture.

Social Media Marketing and Management for Course Creators with Tina Todorovic from Social Web Suite


Learn about social media marketing and management for course creators with Tina Todorovic from Social Web Suite in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. The audiences that frequent social media platforms vary greatly as well.

Organizational Learning Is A Social Act

CLO Magazine

What is missing from this assessment is that people are social and work is a social act. What people yearn for is context and connection — ways to make the social aspect of work more meaningful and impactful. What is implicit in our local practices that is wrong?

Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

Which brings us to the question as to the start of how to craft, design, and lay the foundation of using the social media platform as an effective engagement tool in the sphere of learning? What if the social learning platform can track, measure, and even predict a learner’s behavior?

Freinet and social media

Learning with e's

When I wrote Blogging with Freire , I was speculating on what that great Brazilian educator and theorist might have made of educational blogging - a concept he never knew, because he died before the Internet and social media came in to common use.

The paperback edition of the Social Learning Handbook 2014 is now available

Jane Hart

The paperback edition is now available from Lulu (where it will be printed on demand locally and shipped to your address). Price £15 + P&P Social Learning Handbook 2014: The Next Generation of Workplace Learning Practices in the Age of Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration Although social learning is something that we have always done, [.]. Social learning

The Ultimate Guide to E-Learning and Its Localization


The globalization of the market and the attempt to present the best content in the mother language of the learner made e-learning localization a service often associated with online learning. | Localization is a key step towards making your course successful!

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Social media does not always equal social learning

Connect Thinking

I was recently asked to define social media. Social learning , on the other hand, is learning that happens through social exchanges and activities, whether the exchange is motivated for personal reasons or for larger collective purposes (adapted from Aaron Silvers , T&D January 2012).

Boosting Productivity, The Increasing Importance of Social Media, State of Local Restaurants, Improving Mental Health in the Workplace and Other Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know


The post Boosting Productivity, The Increasing Importance of Social Media, State of Local Restaurants, Improving Mental Health in the Workplace and Other Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know appeared first on Braidio. SAN FRANCISCO (SMALLBIZDAILY) MAY 20, 2019. Featuring: Iain Scholnick. 5—Boosting Productivity. IDC estimates 30% of every employee’s business time —or the equivalent of 2.5

How not to do social media

E-Learning Provocateur

It was to my great joy, therefore, that the national administrators of the sport comprehensively revamped the local league several years ago. I dutifully sent out updates for upcoming matches, and I even provided the details of local TV coverage for fans who couldn’t attend in person.

Incorporating Social

CLO Magazine

Once companies decide how social learning should take place, it’s important to fully integrate it into an organization’s overall learning strategy. Social learning is continuous learning, whereas more traditional forms can be more transactional. For example, newly hired software engineers at a development company taking coding courses can upload outside articles about best practices onto the company’s social media platform.

Social Software Adoption

Tony Karrer

Not surprising, the terms most closely associated with Adoption are Adoption of Social Software and Adoption of Enterprise 2.0. There are some great resources on this such as: Ten tips for choosing & using social software Adoption of Web 2.0

Social media: It’s not about the technology!

E-Learning Provocateur

As an enterprise, Acme Corporation is “dipping its toes&# into social media. While the organisation has invested in social technology, and maybe even documented a social media policy, the majority of its social media activity is driven from the bottom up.

3 questions to ask before starting social learning

Sponge UK

You’re thinking about introducing social learning, but before you start you need to ask some questions. If you can find out the answers to these questions you’ll be in a better position to start incorporating social learning into your elearning strategy. The barriers to social learning.

Key social learning resources: part 3

Jane Hart

This is the third part of my four-part series curating key social learning resources for TrainingZone’s social learning month. The first piece this week comes from Charles Jennings, who looks at why the real power of e-learning is social. “So de-focusing on courses and re-focusing on supporting learning in the workplace through social learning approaches and performance support will be critical in the future.

The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind


Changing your physical space wakes up your lazy brain and takes you out of your comfort zone, forcing your brain to form new memories connected to the stimulation of new sounds, smells, sights and social contacts. “ The shoemaker’s children always go barefoot.” – Proverb.

How to run your own learning social – Part 2


A few weeks back we decided we would share what we have learned about getting a local learning social going in the hope of giving other poeple the opportunity for social learning in the most social of senses – chatting … Read more › get involved how to run your own

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Social Media: Ushering in A New Era of Accessible Marketing


Most of us have experience with social media, whether it is sharing your latest selfie on Facebook or a #MondayMotivation quote on Twitter. Influence” is the key word here – and businesses have taken note of the powerful influencing capacity of having a social media presence.