Q&A: World of Learning Institute

CourseArc

Q&A: World of Learning Institute. World of Learning Institute Works to Ensure World Language Education is Accessible to Everyone. Dr. Patricia “Pat” Mulroy of the World Learning Institute. We are lucky to have been doing virtual instruction for a long time.

Q&A: World of Learning Institute

CourseArc

Q&A: World of Learning Institute. World of Learning Institute Works to Ensure World Language Education is Accessible to Everyone. Dr. Patricia “Pat” Mulroy of the World Learning Institute. We are lucky to have been doing virtual instruction for a long time.

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Global Self-Paced eLearning Market Forecasts

Upside Learning

Ambient Insight has last month released a report on how the global market for self-paced eLearning products and services will grow through till 2014. It estimates the market had reached US $ 27.1 and will take the world market to US $ 49.6 Vibrant outsourcing hubs have come up in countries such as Belarus and the Ukraine. - There is resistance in regional markets to content that has been translated but not localized.

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Africa Rising: How eLearning is Elevating Education in the World’s Fastest-Growing Market

eLearningMind

A sudden push from legislators, educational institutions, and social vigilantes has highlighted both the need for developed eLearning programs and the opportunity for a previously untapped market. Bakary Diallo, director of the African Virtual University (AVU) attributes some of the area’s most fundamental problems to a low post-secondary education rate. Effectively, it’s the highest eLearning growth rate in the world.

Virtual Sales Coaching 2.0: How Time-Shifted Video and AI are Changing the Game

Speaker: Jonathan Carlson, Senior Director of Marketing, and Jake Miller, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Allego

Join marketing power duo, Jonathan Carlson and Jake Miller, who walk you through the current state of sales coaching and the tactical changes that can help you thrive in a remote world.

20 real-world examples of Augmented Reality

E-Learning Provocateur

The 2019 instalment of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week kicks off next month. For a couple of previous VR WOL Weeks I’ve collated lists of the examples that the participants unearthed – see 20 real-world examples of Virtual Reality and 25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality. In any case, I’m interested in what people in the real world are currently doing with this emerging technology, so I’ve collated the following examples.

Resources for Researching Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

Recently, a number of individuals have inquired about resources for virtual world research. Journal of Virtual World Research --Great resource. This journal has freely available PDF articles describing the vast amount of work being done in virtual worlds. Recently, the journal featured a number of articles on using virtual worlds in the field of Healthcare. Tags: virtual immersive environment 3D Book 3D worlds

Remote Coaching for Results In Today’s Virtual World

Allego

As sales teams navigate the world of virtual selling, leaders seek new ways to get—and keep—their teams informed, motivated, and successful. Read on for four key takeaways from their discussion and some helpful ideas on how sales leaders can successfully coach in a virtual environment.

101 Tips to Motivate the Virtual Learner: Internal Marketing Plan

InSync Training

This is the seventh post in a series of eleven which will examine how to motivate the virtual learner. Motivation Category 6: Implement an Internal Marketing Plan to Encourage Adoption. In our networked world, word gets around fast. Make sure the word about virtual learning is positive, and constantly being reinforced. An initial marketing burst without a continuing campaign will make your initiative seem like another passing fad.

25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality

E-Learning Provocateur

A couple of years ago I started up Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week to promote real-world applications of virtual reality. The inaugural #VRwolweek unearthed 20 real-world examples of the emerging technology, and the enduring popularity of that blog post tells me that we are hungry for more. Loath to disappoint, I hereby present 25 more real-world examples of virtual reality, drawn from this year’s and last year’s events.

Virtual Events are Creating a Paradigm Change in eLearning

Web Courseworks

The current trend of running annual meetings virtually has forced association executives to rethink their approaches to teaching and learning and social networking. I’m happy to see this paradigm change in the way we look at eLearning for the association world.

How Sellers Can (and Should) Adapt to a Virtual World

Allego

Virtual selling—working a deal remotely when you can’t be there in person—is the new normal for B2B salespeople. But being a great virtual salesperson doesn’t mean simply conducting every meeting via video conference. In the virtual world, we must be more organized post-call.

Volatility in 3D Virtual World Industry

Kapp Notes

There is a great deal of "churn" in the 3D virtual immersive environment space. I think it is natural churn in a market that is fast emerging but some of that churn can seem unfriendly and one can certainly see the industry as "half-full" as the analogy goes. Microsoft has awarded one of its innovation awards to 3D Virtual Immersive Environment Enterprise provider ProtonMedia. The University of Washington Virtual World Certificate officially had its first graduation.

9 Planning Steps for Your Virtual Learning Program

Learning Rebels

First posted on Linkedin) As the need for widespread social distancing increases, the need to move from traditional training to a virtual learning program is becoming more the norm. Below are 9 planning steps to take before running your next virtual learning program. Think marketing!

ProtoMedia/Kaplan EduNeering Big Virtual World Announcement

Kapp Notes

ProtonMedia will use the funds to extend its leadership position within life sciences by further integrating its ProtoSphere virtual collaboration environment with ComplianceWire®, Kaplan EduNeering’s validated cloud-based learning management system. Kaplan EduNeering is one of the leading providers of technology-enabled compliance training in the market today. ProtonMedia Raises $4.5 Million in Series B Financing Led by Kaplan Ventures.

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Implementing a Virtual World

Kapp Notes

Image from a virtual world created by Forterra. Considering the implementation of a virtual world? Below are a few tips from a interesting whitepaper by Forterra Systems , a company that provides private, virtual world technology for the corporate, healthcare, government, education, and the entertainment industry. The main product of Forterra is OLIVE™ (On-Line Interactive Virtual Environment). Tags: 3D worlds

Happenings in the Corporate Virtual World Space

Kapp Notes

Here are some emerging events happening in the corporate virtual immersive environment (VIE) space. Aggressive and Targeted Integration with enterprisewide applications: Teleplace just announced that it is now fully integrated with MS SharePoint and now joins ProtoSphere as players looking to meld enterprise applications with virtual immersive environments. Market Research Media in its recent research report “Virtual Conference & Trade Show Market Forecast 2010-2015“.

50 Marketing Ideas for Course Creators to Thrive in 2021 [Quotes]

learnWorlds

The Worlds of Learning virtual summit 2021 was an immense success, but you don’t have to take our word for it, let the numbers speak. A two-day event that took place on March 22nd & 23rd, featured 30+ speakers specializing in business, marketing, and online course creation.

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The newest realities of the business world are Augmented & Virtual

QuoDeck

Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality have changed the way corporates look at content dissemination. Running tests in a virtual environment simulates a real world experience without the high costs involved in real life testing. Your employees are placed in the midst of the action and they can interact with objects just like in the real world. They can also be assessed on their learning in the same virtual environment to derive real-time assessment data.

Our Marketing team wins Prestigious International Award

Learning Pool

We’re very proud at Learning Pool to have been named as having the Best Marketing Team in the 2020 International Brilliance Awards, triumphing in a tough category, over an impressive global shortlist. Learning Pool’s Head of Marketing, Rob Carter commented: . “I

Second Summer 2011?Learning in 3D” class explores another virtual world

Kapp Notes

The software provided a great opportunity for students to see a professional virtual world and to explore how it functioned. We held the class in the VenueGen courtroom to experience how virtual environments could be used to ground learners in the actual context and we learned how the courtroom venue is being used for mock trials and even for lawyers discussing issues with clients in a familiar setting. 3D worlds lrn3d virtual immersive environment

What to Wear to a Virtual World Job Interview

Kapp Notes

You have probably been wondering what you should wear in case you ever went on a virtual world job interview. In fact, I once went to a virtual interview to talk about the Learning in 3D book and was told to "put some shoes on" apparently even in the virtual world, "no shoes, no shirt--no service still applies." As stated in the article "virtual worlds are very lacking in bald, old, overweight avatars.

4 Reasons Why You Need Sales and Marketing Alignment for Virtual Selling Success

Allego

When the business world shifted from in-person to virtual this year, B2B sales changed too. We decided to find out how sellers are adjusting to this virtual environment and what’s helping—or hindering—them. Reason 1: Marketing is the glue that makes sellers effective.

Augmented Reality In Social Media, Marketing, Mobile Apps and More

G-Cube

Augmented Reality (AR) in which virtual content is incorporated with real-world scenarios, is an emerging trend in the field of workplace learning and development. It is a way of bridging the gap between real and digital world by superimposing virtual images with the information of real world. AR displays virtual images by accessing smartphones’ features such as camera, GPS, display and sensors. Scope for marketing.

Virtual World Vendor Forterra Systems Purchased by SAIC.

Kapp Notes

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post called Not a Good Week for the Virtual Worlds Space where I reported, based on other reports, that Forterra Systems had laid off some of its workforce. SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, health, and select commercial markets.

Coronavirus and Virtual Learning

Coreaxis

Since January 2019, when the Wuhan Coronavirus (also known as COVID-19) was discovered in a meat market in Mainland China, a sense of fear has developed in individuals across the world. The post Coronavirus and Virtual Learning appeared first on CoreAxis.

Overcoming the Objection: 3D Virtual Worlds Look Too Much Like a Game

Kapp Notes

One of the great things about writing Learning in 3D is that we got to work with some great people doing some really innovative and exciting things in 3D and discuss how they got started working in 3D and, as important, we asked them how they overcame common objections from management and others in terms of implementing 3D virtual immersive environments into their organization. Here is some advice from Karen Keeter a marketing executive at IBM Research. Tags: 3D worlds

Personalized Learning at Scale? Enter the Virtual Coach

Docebo

It’s no secret that the world has gone digital. Enter the digital personal trainer, or ‘Virtual Coach’, a tool within a learning platform that’s built for optimizing the learner experience and getting results. Solutions Already in the Market.

Rerun of a Popular Virtual Session: 15 Ways to Market Your Training Program & Learning Tech

Adobe Captivate

On November 6, I’m teaching one more virtual session of the popular class, “15 Ways to Market Your Training Program & Learning Technology.” You may have the world’s best training program, but that doesn’t mean much if your learners don’t show up for class! The post Rerun of a Popular Virtual Session: 15 Ways to Market Your Training Program & Learning Tech appeared first on eLearning.

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

This year, however, our nation and the rest of the world remain frozen in place by Covid-19. For example, think about what’s happening in the world of work. As I discussed in last week’s post , organizations everywhere are suddenly taking a crash course in virtual learning.

7 Key Benefits of Game-Based Education in a Digital World

Hurix Digital

A virtually-enhanced world in game-based education encourages students to use their imagination and innovatively facilitates logical reasoning. Subject: Online Marketing. This game allows learners to run a complete virtual factory.

Virtual World Goods Worth Billions in the New Year

Kapp Notes

According to the BBC: Virtual goods such as weapons or digital bottles of champagne traded in the US could be worth up to $5bn in the next five years, experts predict. Additonally, "Virtual goods is the whole story in the world of social games. What could be the implication for enterprise-focused virtual immersive environments? Could other virtual worlds create virtual market-places for office furniture, suits and other corporate appropriate items for purchase?

Finance Market Simulations Teach You How to Grow Your Wealth

Your Training Edge

Besides being the story of how Warren Buffet became the richest man in the world, this story points out to another important fact. In the digital age, financial market simulations can help you develop your own investment strategies. These include: Capital Market Simulator (CMS). It is an interactive game that simulates the stock markets. The game allows you to trade in the emerging markets and check out your performance in all the major exchanges across the world.

8 Scary and Uncomfortable Reasons for the Growth of Virtual Worlds

Kapp Notes

While I think there are many legitimate reasons why an organization should partake in virtual immersive environments (VIEs) for learning and collaboration, there are also some "less-than-comfortable" reasons organizations are leaning in this direction. They are looking for safer alternatives to meeting face-to-face and virtual worlds is an option. Enter virtual immersive environments. Tags: virtual immersive environment S top, proceed with caution.

Partnering with TRALIANT, leading the LMS World

PSB

On the other hand, Paradiso Solutions has fiercely proved itself as a fervent leader of LMS in the market globally. . Based on the deployment type, the LMS market is segmented into cloud-based solutions and on-premise solutions.

The College Tour Right of Passage–Done Virtually

Kapp Notes

has created a product known as “ 3D Virtual Campus Tours.”. Virtual dorm room, just hit "reset" and it automatically cleans itself. The first tour they created and launched was a 3D virtual campus tour for The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) utilizing the award-winning Unity development platform for games and interactive 3D. And thus the innovative and exciting 3D Virtual Campus Tours. Virtual world developer Designing Digitally, Inc.

Virtual Classrooms: The Ultimate Guide to Setting Up Your Online Course

Pinlearn

All thanks to new technologies, yet another image of classrooms is evolving to include much more than this traditional image – online class setup or Virtual Classrooms. What is a virtual classroom? There has been a steep boost in the popularity of virtual classrooms recently.