LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

These are my live blogged notes from Harold Jarche’s LearnTrends session on Personal Knowledge Management. I asked if that included open source tools too–basically he trusts libre tools but not gratis ones. My side comments are in italics. Sense-making with PKM. When he moved to consulting and didn’t have an IT department and those resources, he realized he had to do something different.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Her work with various companies like Tata Interactive Systems, Zensar Technologies, ThoughtWorks and Future Group has given her a width of experience that spans instructional design, workplace learning strategy, knowledge management, social learning and community management, and people development. This includes areas of her expertise from the effectiveness of MOOCs in corporate learning to informal learning, collaboration, community management and organizational culture.

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My Moodle Test

Xyleme

Home > Learning Technologies , Standards > My Moodle Test My Moodle Test October 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Talk has been heating up lately regarding the use of open source versus proprietary systems for learning. Sophia Peters provides another interesting post entitled Deciding Between Open Source and Proprietary Software? once people get past their initial fears and the stigma, the Open Source learning development community will grow exponentially.”

2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

Open Source Systems – That have to be 100% free to be considered. Please remember for TM or as some vendors like to pitch as “performance management or knowledge management&# , the modules are extra and are not part of the system (at least for now). Open Source LMS of the Year. Social Learning Management System of the Year. Runner-Up Social Learning Management System of the Year – Upside Learning.

The Just Right Learning Management System

dVinci Interactive

billion in 2013 on learning management systems (LMS). They include features for talent management, knowledge management and performance management. Customizing an Open Source Platform. As the enterprise LMS has evolved, so too have alternate applications that are built on open source platforms. Learning Management SystemsAccording to a recent Bersin study , organizations will spend $1.9

Corporate eLearning

Tony Karrer

Corporate eLearning Blog posts related to Corporate eLearning: eLearning Tools - Wikis, Blogs and More in Corporate eLearning New Debate on Value of Blogs and Wikis in the Enterprise Open Source Business Model Knowledge Management Core Issues Use of iPods and other Mobile Learning IBM Taps Employees for Innovation Using Blog Like Tools Corporate Learning Laggards? Search - Implications on Knowledge Work Corporate eLearning Development: Learning2.0,

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7 Reasons Why You Should Consider Migrating to a Cloud-based LMS

ProProfs

All you need to do is log in to the system to deploy, manage, monitor and modify your online training materials. Unlike an open source LMS, where you have to set-up a server based on the number of expected users and gather a dedicated team to implement, manage and maintain the system, the cloud-based LMS is extremely quick and easy to implement. Are you still using a locally-hosted solution for all your business training needs?

MOOCs In Workplace Learning – Part 1: Some Points To Consider

Learnnovators

While definitions of MOOCs abound, none of them are fixed and final given that the form itself is still evolving, I have highlighted a few characteristics of a corporate MOOC rather than pin it down with a definition: They will be “open” to everyone inside the organization: So far, corporate courses have been designed with a fixed set of target audience in mind and with the intent of imparting new knowledge and skills or bridging existing skill gaps.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. Each member will bring their expertise to bear and share their knowledge and experiences. L&D will have to don the hat of community managers and become learners. It will be a participative ecosystem with knowledge and skills being freely shared. Again, I go back to the notion of L&D becoming community managers.

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LMS Selection Checklist: How To Choose The Best One?

ProProfs

With so many learning management systems (LMS) flooding the eLearning space, selecting the best platform is definitely a daunting task. All-in-all, learning management systems have simplified the learning process. The ‘skills’ or the knowledge that needs to be imparted may demand particular, non-standard functionality which will come in handy while choosing the best software. Cloud-based LMS or Open-source LMS? Second, it ensures better knowledge retention.

It’s all about innovation: Saffron at Learning Live

Saffron Interactive

Saffron Interactive, creators of innovative learning content and platforms, will be exhibiting at Learning Live 2014 in London this week, returning to the event as a premium sponsor and launching its vision for the future of knowledge management. Saffron Interactive’s team will be available to talk to delegates about its bespoke elearning content, open source learning platforms and serious games. Demo some of Saffron’s courses and Learning Management Systems.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

“In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. Each member will bring their expertise to bear and share their knowledge and experiences. L&D will have to don the hat of community managers and become learners. It will be a participative ecosystem with knowledge and skills being freely shared. Again, I go back to the notion of L&D becoming community managers.

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Social Media Goals

Clark Quinn

Drupal is an open source CMS that’s been used for social media, and Elgg similarly started as an open source portfolio tool but has expanded. Vignette’s story about building on their core content management system supporting knowledge management makes sense from the point of view of mining value out of the discussions. A more direct measure, the knowledge grown, seems to be a really exciting opportunity.

THE CHANGING FACE OF WORK AND WORKPLACE LEARNING

Learnnovators

In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. Each member will bring their expertise to bear and share their knowledge and experiences. L&D will have to don the hat of community managers and become learners. It will be a participative ecosystem with knowledge and skills being freely shared. Again, I go back to the notion of L&D becoming community managers.

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A Recipe for Modern Learning: Ingredients for a Deliciously Effective Learning Ecosystem

eThink Education

This guest blog post is written by Edcast , an AI-Powered Knowledge Cloud for Unified Discovery, Knowledge Management and Personalized Learning. Employees want and need a new approach for accessing information, gaining knowledge, and building skills. Here is a shopping list: A Learning Management System. Choosing an LMS that is open source allows you to have maximum flexibility when structuring the rest of your learning ecosystem.

MOOCS IN WORKPLACE LEARNING – PART 1: SOME POINTS TO CONSIDER

Learnnovators

While definitions of MOOCs abound, none of them are fixed and final given that the form itself is still evolving, I have highlighted a few characteristics of a corporate MOOC rather than pin it down with a definition: They will be “open” to everyone inside the organization: So far, corporate courses have been designed with a fixed set of target audience in mind and with the intent of imparting new knowledge and skills or bridging existing skill gaps.

LearningCafe Digital Manifesto for L&D

Learning Cafe

Persistent Facilitator and Supporter – Set up process and infrastructure to support learners in their journey to acquire and embed skills beyond the classroom or the course using Learning Concierges and knowledge management systems. Open Source Approach – Consider collaborating and sharing knowledge and information outside the organisation.

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A Conversation with Stephanie Nadda

Kapp Notes

Nadda: I would call out three main areas: Integrate the technologies that support learning management (LMS, LCMS, content authoring) and knowledge management (CMS, KMS, enterprise search, etc.). Our end goal should always be to support the user i.e., get the user to the information at the point of need regardless of whether that information is categorized as “knowledge” or “learning.”. Early in my career, I was promoted to manage a group of 4 software developers.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

After working for a Web company that developed learning management systems and created custom elearning for corporate clients, Ellen escaped to the non-profit world where she led her trade association into online learning. Update 11/23/2010: suggested by Ellen ) eLearning Pulse is an independent online community focused on serving learning and technology professionals, from instructional designers to software developers to project managers.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free) - eLearning 24-7 , June 7, 2010. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010. Here’s how I’m approaching Personal Knowledge Management - Free as in Freedom , January 25, 2010. Yes, mobile moodle for iPhone is eminent, we will release open source code soon - Ignatia Webs , February 25, 2010. Management (2039).

Opening plenary at Online Educa

Jay Cross

From knowledge management to identity management. Identity management. Attention management. Roger Larsen , of Fronter, is promoting open-source collaboration tools. Roger talks of open source as a concept but sells a closed system. store and manage files. secure area as well as open. '98 03 MLE = managed learning environment, 05 Personal Learning Environment, 08 CWE Collaborative Working Environment.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Open Educational Resources Matures 4. open up exciting opportunities for people to access relevant information where and when they require it. The role of the learning leader is shifting from being a program manager to a solution architect.

Innovation Geography Based and Innovation in eLearning

Tony Karrer

Because I believe that innovation in classic eLearning (courseware based) is lessening and the opportunities are going to fall to providing open-source, free-hosted and other commodity type solutions. I'm personally spending more time building interesting tools like things that help people work on improving their customer satisfaction scores, or an online contest, or personal tracking systems, or personal knowledge management, or.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

This is something that gets discussed as emergent: see Emergent Knowledge Management , Direction of eLearning - Emergence or Big System , and Future Platforms for eLearning. Then, maybe open it up to subject matter experts. Wouldn't you rather have it out in the open? Selling the Value Often it can be tricky to convince management of the value of providing these tools. Open up editing slowly. Management Take it Seriously – Definitely an issue.

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Give Back to the Profession

CLO Magazine

Capture learning professionals’ knowledge and keep up with new leaders. Moving forward, this will be directed toward new areas, open-source and collaborative projects. Here are a few things I’ve noticed about our industry: CLOs’ evolving roles: CLOs have to balance the demands of the C-suite with talent management. CLOs often cite respected colleagues as a major source of best practices.

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Develop Work Skills

Tony Karrer

There are also several studies of knowledge worker practices that suggest that a lot of what is effective is quite personal. The employee goes to Google, dives into Wikipedia and other open source efforts. It's always interesting to hear the perspective of someone with a background in Knowledge Management discussing these things. How can the organization capture the knowledge, learning, etc.? Stuart Henshall had asked on Twitter about ideas for posts.

Top 10 Higher Ed/EDU LMSs for 2017

eLearning 24-7

There is no Coursera, Udemy, Lynda.com and similar fare – they are not learning management systems, learning platforms, etc. In form of viewing and knowledge insight sure, but I could say the same thing about reading a book. Viewing and knowledge insight. It is free open source, but you really need to know what you are doing when you build your system. Anyway, the Moodle community is extremely active, which is what you need to the open source world.

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. We make them available to our members via our Web sites and from other Web sources, sometimes for free and sometimes for a fee. If there was a perfect assessment system, someone could just prove what they know, regardless of how they gained the knowledge. Other Open Source LMS Solutions - eLearning 24-7 , April 14, 2010 Here is a list of other Open Source LMS vendors, besides Moodle.

The key to understanding what’s going on

Jay Cross

Extreme swings toward technology and institutions were Taylor’s Scientific Management, robber barons, Business Process Reengineering, and narrowly-defined eLearning (removing all the people to make it work.) The pendulum had swung far in the opposite direction when we had flower children, itinerant hippies, anti-war protests, and, more recently, the Open Source movement and the proliferation of blogs. Knowledge management and corporate learning may never be the same.

How to Become a Learning Organization (An Interview with Michelle Ockers)

Convergence Training

Michelle very kindly shared her time and knowledge to help us get up to speed. Learning Management Systems. Incident Management Software. She’s a great source of information and I think you’ll really enjoy this. So it was about people working together, using that collective knowledge and learning to build capabilities and that that creates results that they care about. Because of its open sharing and learning.

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

Xyleme

Click here to enlarge Today, while other areas of information publishing have experienced tremendous cost efficiencies and scalability through single-source development, content reusability and cross-platform delivery, eLearning has barely budged from its tactical approach. That’s because rapid eLearning has nothing to do with the learner and everything to do with the Instructional Designer and how they want you to see their knowledge. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

43 Great eLearning Posts and 5 Hot Topics Including Google Buzz and iPad

eLearning Learning Posts

Yes, mobile moodle for iPhone is eminent, we will release open source code soon - Ignatia Webs , February 25, 2010 Exactly what it says - Mobile Moodle coming soon. E-Learning along the curve: adapting to knowledge workers learning needs - The E-Learning Curve , February 18, 2010 Formally-structured approaches to learning are best deployed to novices in the relevant discipline or skill area. Wright paper on how to select an open source LMS.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] or [link] December 2-4, 2012 Communication and Management in Technological Innovation and Academic Globalization (COMATIA ), 3 rd , Paris, France. link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 4-5, 2012 Higher Education Asset Management and Maintenance Conference , 1 st , Vibe Savoy, Melbourne, Australia. link] February 6-8, 2013 Open Research , Auckland, New Zealand.

Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We've Talked To

Xyleme

Micheal Hanley: Wonderful advocate for open source technologies. As your blog reflects, you really are so very passionate about open source and standards, that we wanted to use the podcast as a way to explore these topics even further. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

LearnTrends - Google Wave - DevLearn - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Top tips for managing an e-learning project - Spicy Learning , November 17, 2009. Open source e-learning development 11: Moodle - The E-Learning Curve , November 9, 2009. Moodle Reporting and User Management: Is MOOMIS the answer? How to roll out knowledge to contact centres - Lars is Learning , November 16, 2009. Other Sources.