Lars is Learning

Education As We Know It Is Finished

Lars is Learning

As authors of Disrupting Class, a useful manifesto on how innovation will change "the way the world learns". My hope is that the opportunity is grabbed to more deeply re-think how we use learning technology to. So says Clayton M. Christensen and Michael B. Horn in Forbes magazine. There is a growing head of steam around changes to education systems around the world, largely driven by budget cuts.

Upbeat Learning Technologies 2008

Lars is Learning

I spent last week in London at Learning Technologies Exhibition and Conference. The general mood amongst the vendors and attendees I felt demonstrated a confidence in the future at odds with the wider economic gloom that the media and city types would have us believe. While the longer term impact of globalisation and an overstretched financial sector will clearly affect us all, I wonder if we

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Blog of the Week - Learning Technologies

Lars is Learning

So it's nice to find that this blog was selected as a Blog of the Week by the Learning Technologies team. Well, just over six months in, and I'm still here, albeit with a backlog of ideas/thoughts that really should be up here by now. A useful little motivator to step things up a little

Kraken awakes.slowly

Lars is Learning

Well I awake from a blogging slumber in time for what should be one of the most vibrant Learning Technologies Conference and Exhibitions. The world appears also to have finally awoken fully to the benefits technology can bring to learning and training. Particularly when you take a more fundamental step in redesigning the whole experience so that the technology is atiBook Author 3D version?

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

LSG 2010 - Elvis comes to mind

Lars is Learning

While there was much enthusiasm demonstrated with regards to the future potential of simulations, the shifts in informal/formal learning provision and a welcome emphasis on long term. Tags: LSG Learning Technologies As the King put it: "A little less conversation, a little more action please" That pretty much summed up the reactions to many of the sessions during what was a vibrant and buzzy event this Tuesday in London.

Get Real: Mission Critical E-learning

Lars is Learning

Here's an article published in Learning Technologies magazine this week. But I'd welcome your comments on what you think mission critical e-learning means to your organisation or the organisations you work with. Tags: mission critical agile e-learning Learning Technologies last word I wrote it some time back (old world printing deadlines) failing to fully forward plan for some events, like Obama moving from Elect to Active president status last week.

Memory pills on the way

Lars is Learning

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Black Swans - Barriers to Effective Learning

Lars is Learning

Here's an article I wrote a few weeks back for Learning Technologies magazine which has just been published. It's a fairly long post but if you make it to the end I would welcome your comments. == When unpredictable change becomes the only constant, learning on your own terms is an essential survival skill in these turbulent times, says Lars Hyland.

E-induction

Lars is Learning

Here's an article I've written for publication covering the benefits learning technology offers in bringing new employees up to speed. E-induction: Save time, reduce costs and improve quality with e-learning While the headlines are dominated by job losses and uncertainty, it's easy to forget. Tags: e-learning induction e-induction Your comments are welcome, especially on the ideas around making use of the pre-joining period. =

The Ins and Outs of Connecting Technologies in a Modern Learning Ecosystem

Speaker: TJ Seabrooks, former CEO at Rustici Software

Have you ended up with a collection of content inputs and data outputs that might be hard to wrangle? If your organization uses multiple LMSs and has content coming from many different places, or you’re heading in this direction, this webinar is for you.

Applying Social Networking in the Workplace

Lars is Learning

I wrote this article back in November for Learning Technologies magazine. I'm placing it here as a matter of record and to note that social networking tools are clearly important to accelerating the (effective) learning process. We are social animals by nature, so any technology that allows us to connect more efficiently and effectively with others will flourish

Learning as you like it

Lars is Learning

This week will be the Learning Technologies 2008 show in London. I'll be there for both days (30/31 January), delivering a seminar on "Less Learning More Often" which covers some of the ground described in my earlier article on the theme. I've also written the Last Word for the Learning Technologies magazine which as a sneak preview I've reproduced below.

Top L&D Companies You Don't Want To Miss At The Learning Technologies 2020 Event

Dan Keckan

The time has come for Europe's leading corporate learning event. Learning Technologies 2020 event is going to be full of the latest learning tech, offering an exciting environment and unique opportunities for L&D pros.

New Learning Technology Means New Opportunities

Docebo

So, what was this piece of technology? . The similarities between the birth of the ATM and the new technologies being implemented today is striking. We’ll explore what this means in the realm of learning and development, but first, let’s go back to the ATM. . New Technology Presents New Opportunities . New technologies are carrying out tasks previously done by workers and more of these technologies are leveraging the use of artificial intelligence (AI). .

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. learning.

Create an Effective Onboarding Programme with Learning Technology

Growth Engineering

With learning technology, you can onboard your newbies effectively! The post Create an Effective Onboarding Programme with Learning Technology appeared first on Growth Engineering. Onboarding is essential for employee, partner and customer success.

Applying Learning Technology to Strengthen Training Delivery

Infopro Learning

There are many L&D challenges that modern learning technology can solve. Using the right tools can help your organization increase operation efficiency, reduce costs, and improve the quality of learning experiences you provide for your workforce. Learning Management Systems.

3 Critical Questions To Ask A Learning Technology Vendor

Docebo

Win over IT leadership when building your business case for learning technology. Understanding the many benefits that a modern learning platform can bring to your organization is easy. Here are 3 critical questions to ask to better prepare your learning technology business case. Most state-of-the-art learning platforms are Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions. L2 and L3 support (this type of support is managed by the learning platform vendor).

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Learning Technology: How it can support workers to deliver results

Docebo

Learning and development’s future is set to be impacted by three key factors. . Meanwhile, new technologies, such as artificial intelligence, are expected to increase labor productivity by 40% , representing a clear indication that the need for skills development in those areas is paramount to enabling these new workers to do their jobs properly, while equipping them with the knowledge they need to adapt to change as those technologies continue to evolve. .

15 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –10

Upside Learning

At Upside Learning, we have been doing our bit in spreading knowledge. This week we deliver you a dose of the latest in mobile learning, Web design & development, eLearning and Social Media. Need to quench your thirst for the latest in learning, technology and media links further? Facebook isn’t just a great way for you to find old friends or learn about what’s happening this weekend, it is also an incredible learning tool.

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How to Supercharge Association Membership Engagement with Learning Technology

Growth Engineering

With learning technology, you can supercharge your association! The post How to Supercharge Association Membership Engagement with Learning Technology appeared first on Growth Engineering. Learning Technology Online Learning Online Learning Use Cases Associations

5 Ways Learning Technology can Transform your Business

Origin Learning

Investing in effective learning technology and training programs. The post 5 Ways Learning Technology can Transform your Business appeared first on Blog - Originlearning. Introduction: Training employees is an important component of running an effective business.

Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

For almost a decade now, we’ve been hearing that these “emerging” technologies will become viable solutions to add to the L&D practitioner’s toolbox. I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to emerging technologies of any kind so I follow these discussions and explore where I can. After watching and waiting for numerous years, I felt like this year is the year where all three technologies reached a tipping point, of sorts. The technology defined.

The Landscape of Learning Technologies in 2016

Lambda Solutions

The Brandon Hall Group issued a study on the Learning Technology landscape of 2016. The report revealed that technology is becoming the top learning and development priority this year, with 48% of survey respondents naming it as #1 on their list. What’s more remarkable, is looking at new emerging learning technologies has taken precedence over learning strategy this year.

Striving For Excellence Through E-Learning Technology

G-Cube

Undoubtedly, e-learning market is exponentially rising year-on-year. With digital revolution, the scope of technology-inclined learning techniques is increasing. The industry leaders believe that e-learning is the way ahead to train workforce on a continual basis. G-Cube designed an innovate learning program based on three significant aspects which include Self-paced learning, Re-enforcements and Learner Performance Assessment.

eBook Release: The Learning Technology Manager's Guide To xAPI

Dan Keckan

Experience API is here and so is the future of the learning experience. Learning Technology eLearning eBooks Experience API Learning Experience Platform Learning Record StoreThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Learning Technologies Digital Experience 2021

Learning Pool

The post Learning Technologies Digital Experience 2021 appeared first on Learning Pool. Events Learn & Connect Learning Pool Live

12 Use Cases for Your Learning Technology Solutions

Growth Engineering

Without a full understanding of the benefits and possibilities of your online learning platforms, you might miss out on desirable business outcomes. This blog introduces you to 12 different use cases for your online learning technology solutions.

Current Learning Technology Trends

Jane Hart

I used the following slideset at the WCET Annual Meeting in Denver Colorado to discuss the results of my Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013 list and the technology trends in 10 categories. Current Learning Technology Trends from Jane Hart. Social learning The Practical Guide to the Top 100 Tools 2013 is available here.

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In Case You Missed It – Here Are Our 3 Learning Technologies UK 2020 Highlights

Docebo

Learning Technologies UK 2020 was a fantastic experience – we were blown away by all of the great conversations and meetings we had with talented professionals working across L&D, HR, and performance management. Events & Webinars Learning Technologies learning technology

Association Learning Technology

Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks is a learning technologies and consulting company. We recently launched a new brand that better represents its approach to doing business and emergent focus in learning IT. The new brand came to a head for Web Courseworks as we prepared for the roll-out of the new version of our LMS, CourseStage, and progression as industry leaders in the learning technologies and association managed services markets. Association Learning Technology

Learning Technology Essentials

Learning Wire

What steps should you take when bringing your designs to life with Learning Technology? You start by identifying your learner personas and the skills they need to learn, then the teaching methods to use, and of course the content you will create or source.

The future of enterprise learning technologies

Jane Hart

The problem is all the while we think “learning = education or training or courses”, it follows that “learning technologies = tools to design, deliver and manage education, training or courses”. Modern Workplace Learning

Designing a learning technology ecosystem

Elucidat

The global pandemic has seen people rapidly adopting new technologies. Hear how Tracie Cantu, Director of Learning Technology at Wholefoods, is adapting her approach in light of these developments. Top tips for successful learning in the face of change.

Learning Technologies 2020

Learning Pool

The post Learning Technologies 2020 appeared first on Learning Pool. Events

Future of Learning Technology – 2015

Upside Learning

The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read. I can only wonder at the pace of change of technology that the world has seen in last decade. Emergence of social media (and reviewed focus on social and informal learning).