How MOOCs Can Solve Common Training Problems

Your Training Edge

This article addresses three common problems found in training and discusses how MOOCs provide solutions to these problems. Problem 1: Employees aren’t engaged. Problem 2: It is unclear if learning is actually taking place.

How to MOOC: Meaningful Assessment Through Real-World Problem Solving

Your Training Edge

So far in this series, we have looked at ways massive open online courses (MOOCs) have led educators and trainers to rethink how content is delivered and the role of social media in the corporate classroom.

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Video Training for Learning & Solving Problems

Your Training Edge

Learning facilitated by information technologies and problem solving skill enhanced by digital tools, is gaining momentum since last decade. Previous research and studies have evaluated the impact of training videos on learning outcomes, specifically problem solving skills production [4].

L&D’s Last Mile Problem

The Simple Shift

L&D Social Business social mediaAmazon is moving so fast on getting you stuff in hours not days and it feels like this will happen in the next 2-3 years. What’s the impact? Goodbye 7/11. This is the world we live in. Convenience is king and the need to run to the quickmart for the one off item is on […].

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Content New Value gomolearning.com @gomolearning A common problem for organizations who. problems for you further down the line. solved major L&D problems by switching their model to one that. In a compliance context, considerable problems can be. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

How to Manage Problem Employees

CLO Magazine

We’ve yet to meet a leader who is confused by the term “problem employee.” But too often, problem employees remain in organizations, doing damage to both their work groups and their direct manager’s career. Understanding the Problem.

Effects of social media on your education and career growth

Your Training Edge

Today it is hard to imagine your life without being connected to the social media world. While connecting to the world of learning, the impact of social media on education can’t be ignored. The world seems to be smaller because of the use of technology such as social media.

Fewer Mentors, Bigger Problems

CLO Magazine

This hesitation and fear pose problems for women and for the success of companies. But Johnson said there is a larger problem than men in power fearing they will be exposed or accused of misconduct — and that’s retaining valuable women. “A

Digital Instructional Media Design 101- Storyboarding

Upside Learning

Design documentation may not be about solving problems, but it can help avoid them by providing an elegant way to document design intent. I’d typically follow by using a media design checklist to ensure conformance to multimedia design principles.

Smarter Uses for Social Media

Association eLearning

One of those social media users is bound to be in your industry so it’s time to get smarter about how we use social media to connect to followers, members, prospects, thought leaders, and board members. Here are 4 smarter uses for social media to engage members: 1) Event Marketing.

How to MOOC: Meaningful Assessment Through Real-World Problem Solving

Your Training Edge

So far in this series, we have looked at ways massive open online courses (MOOCs) have led educators and trainers to rethink how content is delivered and the role of social media in the corporate classroom. In fact, the four most in-demand skills are critical thinking, complex problem solving, judgment and decision-making, and active listening. In this model, students learn the content in a real-world environment and are assessed using real-world problems.

You Decide! Interactivity in New Media

Web Courseworks

Part of my presentation pertained to branching scenarios, online simulations in which learners decide how to proceed in problem solving. Learners are engaged with the media that surrounds them, and it wouldn’t hurt instructional designers to take a few tips on how to create engaging content.

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Learning vs. Embedment: The Core Problem for 21st Century Learning

CLO Magazine

But here is the existential problem: I don’t think it made much of a difference. The Ice Cream Cone Problem: A Focus on Embedment, Not Abstractions. The post Learning vs. Embedment: The Core Problem for 21st Century Learning appeared first on Chief Learning Officer - CLO Media.

Firewall Problems and Solutions

Clark Quinn

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? How about other media playback? Anything else, especially ActiveX or Java is likely going to be a big problem. If so, how do they avoid problems with firewalls and other security systems designed to strip out potentially malicious code?

10 Social Media Rebuttals

Clark Quinn

Jane Hart posted a tongue-in-cheek video by Ron Desi of 10 reasons why you should not have social media in the organization, and is collecting rebuttals. I figured I should weigh in, so as not to be left out ;), but I’ll go on and list 10 reasons why you should want social media in your organization that aren’t aligned with the reasons not to! Social media is a fad. You can’t control the message, and social media isn’t going to change that.

Brain science meets social media

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I'm working a lot with sociale media and communities of practice. I'm very happy to work with Ria van Dinteren to prepare a session on Brein meets social media on the 16th of February in the Netherlands. The internet may solve problems and may create problems.

Business Social Media Benefits

Clark Quinn

If you block social media at work, they’ll take the ‘social media cigarette break’ and step outside with their phones (you can’t stop the signal), because they need their network to answer questions, share ideas, and more. Second, investigations into people misusing social media and making inappropriate comments show rare violations. You need your employees to continually innovate, problem-solve, and more.

Social Media Metrics

Clark Quinn

Until we get around to a whitepaper or something on metrics, here’re some thoughts: Frankly, the problem with Kirkpatrick (sort of like with LMS’ and ADDIE, *drink*) is not in the concept, but in the execution. But I digress… So, let’s say you are interested in seeing what social media can do for your organization: what are you not seeing but need to? I continue to get asked about social learning metrics.

Virgin Media: Recording employee knowledge

TechSmith Camtasia

Our very own Innovation Strategist, Troy Stein, flew to the UK earlier this year to visit Virgin Media to see how one of the largest media companies was using Snagit to document and share the invaluable knowledge of some of their most experienced employees. The Problem.

7 Ways to Utilize your Social Media Platform for Business

Learnloft

Social media nowadays is more than just a place for personal means of existence. Social media is a marketing tool, an integral marketing tool for you who run business. Social media is essential to increase traffic on your website.

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

I noticed that I use more and more social media tools and different tools to communicate. ELearninglearning is the one I use most intense, but there are more like ‘ Working smarter Daily ‘ Social media.

Probleme de son au lancement du quiz sur chrome

Adobe Captivate

The post Probleme de son au lancement du quiz sur chrome appeared first on eLearning. Audio Media Question 2017 audio media questionBonjour, je rencontre un problème sur un de mes quiz. J’ai déjà réaliser plusieurs quiz sur le même modèle mais un bug vient d’apparaître que je n’arrive pas à résoudre.

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Why Your Quizzes MUST Support Modern Media

LearnDash

While it is not uncommon to encounter the cost issue today, the technology part is no longer a problem. If you are using a program that does not support media (streaming videos, images for answer choice, audio files, etc.)

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Social Media and the Smart Worker

Jane Hart

Social media is affecting all our lives – it has disrupted countries and it is unsettling organisations. The more powerful part is how social media is being used to enhance informal social learning. THE CHANGING STATE OF WORKPLACE LEARNING & SOCIAL MEDIA’S PART IN IT .

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

The term “21st-century skills&# is generally used to refer to certain core competencies such as collaboration, digital literacy, critical thinking, and problem-solving. 10 Ways Social Media Will Change In 2011.

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Illusions of Competence in Learning | How to Fix Your United Airlines Problem

mLevel

This is a follow up to my blog post about United Airlines’ mishandling of a seated passenger that resulted in media backlash and an out of court financial settlement. The post Illusions of Competence in Learning | How to Fix Your United Airlines Problem appeared first on mLevel.

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 Social Media Cigarette Break

Clark Quinn

He opined that the new ‘cigarette’ break was the social media break where employees will stand outside with their mobile phone and check in on their social networks. The reason, of course, being that their companies block social media access via their IT infrastructure. In the course of my interviews for the mobile learning book, Robert Gadd ( OnPoint Digital ) made a comment that’s stuck with me.

Promoting social media

Clark Quinn

The Big Question of the Month is “How do I communicate the value of social media as a learning tool to my organization?&#. Now, this is late, but it’s because I’ve been getting ready for and then attending DevLearn (as always, was a great event), but Jay Cross and I spent a day talking about this issue in the larger picture of social learning in the media. More problems solved, and more c0mplex problems solved.

How to Use a Learning Management System to Solve the I-Didn’t-Get-the-Memo Problem

Absorb LMS

E-mail has been and continues to be the primary communication media in the workplace. Somewhere among the hundreds or perhaps thousands of e-mails in your inbox, somewhere in the skyscraper-high piles of paper on the corner of your desk, is something really really important.

Social media: Prevention is better than cure

E-Learning Provocateur

My previous article, Social media: It’s not about the technology! focused on the internal use of social media by employees to import and share knowledge inside the organisation. I think it’s fair to say that some companies still have a phobia about social media.

How to MOOC: Social Media in the Corporate Classroom, Part 2

Your Training Edge

So you are ready to design your own massive open online course (MOOC) and you want to incorporate social media. One difference that affects the use of social media is the potential audience and the type of content. Other social media tools.

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.

Solving the “iPad Problem”

OpenSesame

The iPad-- and to a lesser extent the iPhone-- have come to dominate their markets and consumers want their media (and learning) delivered to their Apple devices. As consumers, learners and others go increasingly mobile, the glaring weakness in many eLearning platforms becomes more obvious.

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Firewall Problems and Solutions

Tony Karrer

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? How about other media playback? Anything else, especially ActiveX or Java is likely going to be a big problem. If so, how do they avoid problems with firewalls and other security systems designed to strip out potentially malicious code?