UL Acquires EduNeering from Kaplan

Kapp Notes

– April 9, 2012 – UL, a world leader in advancing safety , has acquired EduNeering , the leading provider of compliance and training solutions for the life and health sciences sector, from Kaplan Inc., “UL affords us an extraordinary growth platform of global resources, reputation and social mission that will bear fruit for our team and customers alike.” EduNeering was acquired by Kaplan, Inc. industry Kaplan EduNeering

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Kaplan EduNeering Knowledge Summit: Day Two

Kapp Notes

People see evidence they are speeding with the sign, they know it is relevant because they shouldn’t be speeding in their car and the consequences are a possible ticket and social stigma and then people take action, feedback loops help people to change behavior.

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UL Acquires EduNeering from Kaplan

Kapp Notes

– April 9, 2012 – UL, a world leader in advancing safety , has acquired EduNeering , the leading provider of compliance and training solutions for the life and health sciences sector, from Kaplan Inc., “UL affords us an extraordinary growth platform of global resources, reputation and social mission that will bear fruit for our team and customers alike.” EduNeering was acquired by Kaplan, Inc. industry Kaplan EduNeering

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Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

In no realm has this been more evident than in our constant encouragement of the use of internal social media networks as a crucial benefit-multiplier for any employee training project. So, long story short, social media once again proves its immense utility in a world where Web 2.0

New Whitepaper Released: Collaboration in Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Virtual immersive environments provide an opportunity for collaboration across the globe, social networking between MSLs and KOLs and a method to promote compliance and adherence to regulations through practice in a realistic but safe environment. 3D worlds 3D worlds lrn3d Avatar Kaplan EduNeering virtual immersive environmentCheck out my newest whitepaper titled Compliant Collaboration & Learning in Virtual Immersive Environments.

Knowledge Summit--Talking about Social Media But, Will it Blend?

Kapp Notes

Today and tomorrow I will be at the 7th annual Kaplan-EduNeering Knowledge Summit. This year I will be speaking on the topic of Social Media and its use in organizations with tight compliance regulations and what lessons those organizations can take from others.

MOVING to a NEW LOCATION

Kapp Notes

I have been asked by Kaplan-EduNeering to blog on their site. Kaplan-EduNeering has been doing some great work in the area of e-learning related to compliance training and is constantly pushing in new directions like social networking, game-based learning and some other innovative ideas.

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Podcast: Axonify Principle Learning Strategist JD Dillon

Learningtogo

JD Dillon has spent 15 years designing and implementing learning and performance strategies for respected global organizations, including The Walt Disney Company, Kaplan, Brambles, and AMC Theatres. We got together recently to chat about learning technology, neuroscience and social learning.

JD Dillon – Axonify Principle

Learningtogo

JD Dillon has spent 15 years designing and implementing learning and performance strategies for respected global organizations, including The Walt Disney Company, Kaplan, Brambles, and AMC Theatres. We got together recently to chat about learning technology, neuroscience and social learning.

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Summits, Conferences and Some Relaxation

Kapp Notes

We considered switching seats to have some fun with the audience:) Susan makes a point to Karl and Mark about Social Media. Kaplan-EduNeering Knowledge Summit Last week I attended the Kaplan-EduNeering Knowledge Summit and once again had a great time.

Session Notes: Breaking Down Silos @JD_Dillon #TrainingMag

Learning Visions

He supports the guys who work for Kaplan. JD was at Disney for awhile, AMC entertainment, and 5 years at Kaplan. How Kaplan applied social and how that has changed the way work gets done. So he said, wouldn''t it be amazing if we had Wikipedia for Kaplan? He thought social was about the technology. How is the work being done at Kaplan? This whole social thing has nothing to do with technology. Social = ability for people to engage and share.

We Need More Learning Engineers - Tip #186

Vignettes Learning

In a South by Southwest ed-tech conference, Bror Saxberg, chief learning officer at Kaplan Inc., e-Learning Strategy eLearning instructional design micro-scenarios microlearning ray jimenez small bites learning social learning stories story-based

Leave Learning to Employees, sort of

Jay Cross

This article describes the CLO of Kaplan as he adapts to a world where employees can route around learning to find their own content. Better that CLOs focus on creating ecosystems that support learning, knowledge-sharing, and social interaction. Leave Learning to Employees.

Create a Collaborative Company Culture with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

If not, a social learning management system (LMS) can move things in this direction. Just as its name suggests, a social learning management system has the power to connect employees who are separated either geographically or relationally. Social learning tools.

The Biggest Myths in Learning and Development

Absorb LMS

In the early 1960s, philosopher Abraham Kaplan and psychologist Abraham Maslow independently described the idea that being in possession of an instrument affects our perception.

Crowd source your corporate knowledge

Challenge to Learn

I started this process by talking to three companies (Nielsen, Akzo Nobel and Kaplan) who have already implemented crowd sourcing. Enabling employees to share their knowledge through video blogs, posts, social media (yammer) or in the form of courses and quizzes is an important part of that.

Curated Insights – It’s ‘game on’ for Gamification in the workplace

Axonify

The list also provides suggested readings, videos, podcasts and social networking contacts for each SME. I’m CONSTANTLY curating online content about learning and performance. As a learning geek, It’s my thing—well—one of my things.

Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings

Kapp Notes

Blog Book Tour for Social Media for Trainers. Jane Bozarth's latest book, Social Media for Trainers is in the middle of a highly successful blog book tour, check it out. DIA members will now have access to Kaplan EduNeering’s online compliance solutions used by over one million individuals in more than 50 countries.

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Philadelphia ASTD Meeting Lot of Fun

Kapp Notes

Then Ron spoke about ProtoSphere and how they are socializing data through 3D and the social networking aspects of the ProtoSphere Platform. Last night I presented at the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of ASTD and ran into a bunch of old friends and made some new ones.

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Curated Insights: Why knowledge sharing at work is a good thing

Axonify

Companies are riddled with empty enterprise social networks and poorly trafficked intranets, but they can’t figure out why. I applied a very similar (and successful) approach to enterprise knowledge sharing while with Kaplan.

Physical, Face-to-Face, In Person Book Tour

Kapp Notes

I'm speaking in Paris, France next week at the Kaplan-EduNeering European Knowledge Summit--invitation only (sorry). Gadgets, Games and Gizmos for Learning is taking me all over the world.literally. Here are some physical, face-to-face book tour stops (old fashion, I know, I know).

#LSCon day 1, Leapfrogging serious lean agile innovation performance ecosystems for 90%

Challenge to Learn

Leapfrogging After this we had the formal opening (1500 attendees, 30% up from last year) by David Kelly and the Keynote from Soren Kaplan about Leapfrogging to learning breakthroughs and innovation. Leapfrogging serious lean agile innovation performance ecosystems for 90%.

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Curated Insights – It’s ‘game on’ for Gamification in the workplace

Axonify

The list also provides suggested readings, videos, podcasts and social networking contacts for each SME. For example, during my L&D work with Disney and Kaplan, we were able to realize improved motivation by applying concepts VERY similar to the cluster motivations Nick discussed, including social, mastery, achievement, and immersion. I’m CONSTANTLY curating online content about learning and performance. As a learning geek, It’s my thing—well—one of my things.

Curated Insights: Why knowledge sharing at work is a good thing

Axonify

Companies are riddled with empty enterprise social networks and poorly trafficked intranets, but they can’t figure out why. I applied a very similar (and successful) approach to enterprise knowledge sharing while with Kaplan. Knowledge sharing has always been an important part of the workplace. Historically, organizations have relied heavily on tenured employees and legally required documentation to help people do their jobs.

Nadira Hira Talks about Generation Y

Kapp Notes

A few days ago at the Kaplan-EduNeering Life Sciences Knowledge Exchange that well known advocate of Generation Y, Nadira Hira gave an awesome presentation highlighting what organizations need to consider when recruiting, retaining and assimilating Generation Y folks into their organization.

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18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

As fiercely independent learning technology analysts, we think a trend isn’t just a fleeting idea that comes and goes like fashion, or a social media hashtag. Purdue acquired Kaplan University. 3 Social Learning Drives Deeper Connections.

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What it means that MS LifeScience Award Goes to 3D Virtual Conference Design

Kapp Notes

2) The pharmaceutical industry is highly regulated and rightfully concerned about social media and what is allowed to be said and what is not allowed to be said. This is further underlined by Kaplan-EduNeering's partership with Protonmedia. Event By now you've probably already heard that the Microsoft Life Sciences Innovation Award 2010 has gone to a project that uses a 3-D virtual environment to hold a virtual scientific poster session.

A Conversation with Bryan Austin of mLevel

mLevel

Bryan has had a distinguished career in corporate Learning & Development, including leadership roles with Skillsoft, Kaplan, AchieveGlobal and NETg. Recap from: Kapp Notes. I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Bryan Austin, mLevel’s Vice President of Learning Innovation.

Learning solutions conference #LSCon Day 1 recap by Kasper Spiro

easygenerator

After this we had the formal opening (1500 attendees, 30% up from last year) by David Kelly and the Keynote from Soren Kaplan about Leapfrogging to learning breakthroughs and innovation. Here is my recap of LSCon day 1. I kicked the day and the conference of with a morning buzz session.

A Conversation with Bryan Austin of mLevel

Kapp Notes

Bryan has had a distinguished career in corporate Learning & Development, including leadership roles with Skillsoft, Kaplan, AchieveGlobal and NETg. I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Bryan Austin, mLevel’s Vice President of Learning Innovation.

Learning solutions conference #LSCon Day 1 recap by Kasper Spiro

easygenerator

After this we had the formal opening (1500 attendees, 30% up from last year) by David Kelly and the Keynote from Soren Kaplan about Leapfrogging to learning breakthroughs and innovation. Here is my recap of LSCon day 1. I kicked the day and the conference of with a morning buzz session.

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Learning In Practice Awards 2012

CLO Magazine

Learning providers were recognized for their service in eight categories, including e-learning, academic partnerships and social learning. Kaplan uses Carnegie Speech to assess and train English learners' speaking skills. Excellence in Social Learning: Gold: Skillsoft Corp. Skillsoft’s inGenius social learning platform helps company’s with geographically dispersed employees.

Top Learning Systems Trends – A 2019 Extended Enterprise Market Guide

Talented Learning

Kaplan acquired i-Human Patients. Additional features include AI-driven daily content recommendations based on topics of interest, consumption patterns and social activity. Welcome to our 5th annual trends post!

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

The art of Twitter , October 11, 2010 Learning how to use Twitter as a tool to develop your personal learning network is not always simple, and as with any other social networking tools, there is an unwritten protocol. Having said that, social media has its dark sides , too. The “New&# Social Learning isn’t a New Thing , October 18, 2010 For the last few days I’ve been reading Marcia Conner and Tony Bingham ’s book - The New Social Learning.

Being Thankful: E-Learning Thoughts

eLearning 24-7

Vendors who added robust feature sets in their LMSs – including ebook publishing, social media functionality beyond the same ol same, online/offline synch, podcasting, 3D worlds. Kaplan IT Training – STT Trainer. Here in the states, it is nearly Thanksgiving. A time to get together, relax and over gorge on food – whatever it might be.