Megatrends in MOOCs: #10 The Changing Role of the Instructor

Your Training Edge

The role of the instructor is changing, and while the initial reaction has been one of shock and fear (educators are afraid of losing their jobs), the truth is that this shift is actually very good news—for companies, for employees, and for trainers.

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12 Free Microsoft Teaching Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

Microsoft Partners in Learning has created an abundance of resources for professionals and educators around the world to take new approaches to teaching and learning. Learning Suite by Microsoft. eLearning Tools Online Training Software Effective eLearning eLearning Resources Microsof

The role of AR technology in making learners imagine

Matrix

These computer generated extra layers can be added with simple devices such as smartphones and tablets or, for a more immersive experience, wearable devices like Microsoft HoloLens can be used. The post The role of AR technology in making learners imagine appeared first on MATRIX Blog.

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Microsoft Project for the Thrifty Project Manager: 3 Free (or Almost-Free) Alternatives

Dashe & Thomson

With what free time I have at work, I’ve lately been on a mission to find a project management suite that can reproduce the best features of Microsoft Project, add on others, and cost less than $30/month all-together. As with many of the business-software applications Microsoft produces, Project contains a whole bunch of nuanced features that are cool and add to the “neat” factor, but which the average training-project PM probably won’t need very often.

Cathy Moore – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Her advice and designs have been used by organizations that include Microsoft, Pfizer, the US Army, Barclays, and the US Department of the Interior. Cathy: I wasn’t involved in the writing of the serious manifesto (and am nearly incapable of being serious), so I don’t know what role, if any, my publication had. What would be your advice for IDs to step up to handle this challenging role?

Corporate MOOCs Reveal How Badging Can Boost Your Brand

Web Courseworks

White Paper Case Study : Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC. From the White Paper case study on Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC: Transforming training to increase seller engagement, results show how Microsoft used a MOOC for sales team members to implement training for their new business approach.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Gin System

Learning Visions

Monday, July 02, 2007 The Gin System As Ive been trying to sort out the role of FaceBook lately, I cant help but wonder "wheres the content?" Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. It seems to me that FaceBook is a great networking tool. You can point people to outside links, but I havent yet seen a great way to include content. Then again, perhaps Im missing something.

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Corporate MOOCs Reveal How Badging Can Boost Your Brand

Web Courseworks

White Paper Case Study: Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC. From the White Paper case study on Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC: Transforming training to increase seller engagement, results show how Microsoft used a MOOC for sales team members to implement training for their new business approach.

Making Employee Onboarding an Immersive Experience with Mixed Reality

Origin Learning

The movie brought in lots of fascinating perspectives about computer programming, virtual worlds, games, and role-play in computer games to the public. Microsoft Pulls Up a Surprise. Earlier this week Microsoft pulled up a surprise with an announcement regarding SharePoint.

How Digital Badges are Driving a Positive Transformation in Corporate Learning  

Origin Learning

In this blog post, we will examine the role of digital badge in fostering a renewed vigor and interest in corporate learning. Microsoft Leads the Way. Statista shows some incredible numbers in terms of the money being spent in the United States on training and learning.

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality at Work

InSync Training

Companies are already making use of tools like Magic Leap from Google, HoloLens from Microsoft, and Facebook's Oculus. For some companies that provide custom elearning solutions , it is a matter of not comprehending the role that AR and VR can play.

mLevel Wins Silver & Bronze Stevie® Awards in 2016

mLevel

Entries to the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service continue to grow every year, further validating the essential roles that business development, customer service, and sales play in business success,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. mLevel leverages Microsoft Azure to provide our customers with world-class scale, reliability and performance for our next-generation learning platform. Recap from: PRWeb’s Press Release.

Improving Employee Engagement with Effective eLearning Solutions

Origin Learning

A sub-set of this group looks to acquire knowledge that can help them shift to another job-role and achieve job satisfaction. Well everyone doesn’t have the budget of a Google or Microsoft; but are you sparing time to listen to your employees and addressing their concerns?

Branch Out with 2017’s Top Branching Scenarios

eLearning Brothers

Scenarios are a great way to allow your learner to take a more active role in the learning. Our most downloaded scenario template for Microsoft PowerPoint was… “Copy Room Conversational” Scenario. Branching scenarios are an eLearning staple—and for good reason!

Buying an LMS? Acronyms You Must Know (Part 1)

Gyrus

Let us explain some of the most used acronyms that you should know, when you are planning to buy a LMS: AD- Active Directory: A Microsoft's trademarked directory service, which is used by organizations to maintain a list of all employees, usernames, passwords, etc.

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Gamification In Application Software Training

Learnnovators

It is a free plug-in game from Microsoft Office Labs aimed at helping learners develop their skills in using Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote) in a game environment. However, you’ll require Microsoft Office installed in your computer to run this game.

Apprenticeships – E-Learning, OJT or Immersive learning?

eLearning 24-7

If I am a miner, and I am aware that the mining industry will never be what it once was (long term automation will take over, it already has started), re-training and therefore learning new skill sets leading to transference and job roles outside of mining. . The WIFM will play a key role.

2016 Top Tools for Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

Google search will no doubt play a role in raising that to a new level. Offerings from the liked of Microsoft’s OneDrive, Apple’s ICloud, Amazon’s Cloud Drive or Google’s Drive haven’t been able to lure me away from Dropbox.

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The Rise of the Digitals

Your Training Edge

For instance they are very comfortable with and quick to learn applications like Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, using Tools and Applications, Audio and video applications and tools. uses Microsoft mobiles and the remaining 3.8%

When do u buy an LEP?

eLearning 24-7

Before that though, it is clear that there is still a lot of misunderstanding or lack of awareness with the differences of roles of L&D versus training. It is all about the current job role. . This plays well into the LEP role. Thus we offer courses and content in a wide variety of topics, not just only targeted in some way with your job role. . It is the same angle in terms of say being certified for XYZ from Microsoft What would mean more?

Data-Driven Learning

Vitalyst

Today we take a closer look at one of those suggestions—the role of data in determining learning needs. Since the first quarter of 2017, Microsoft launched 160 Office updates, 91 of which were released in the first quarter of 2018 alone.

3 Ways Mobility Elevates Your Training Programs: Connectivity

mLevel

Let me start by introducing you to our friends: Unity, Microsoft Azure, and xAPI. Next, we have Unity which plays a huge role in enabling learning to span across multiple browsers and platforms without the need of complicated installers.

LMS Administrator Hiring – What you need to know to find the right 1

eLearning 24-7

The point of it all (there isn’t one, but roll with it) is that finding the right person for the right role isn’t as easy as you might think. Take the LMS, learning system administrator role. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

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5 games every e-learning professional should play

E-Learning Provocateur

You play the role of a waitress in a busy restaurant, and your job is to serve the customers as they arrive. You can narrow down someone’s age by whether they include spaces in their file names. If they do, they’re under 40. That is a sweeping declaration, and quite possibly true.

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It’s Happening…

Tom Spiglanin

For some time now, a number of us in the Learning and Development (L&D) field have predicted and/or feared the obsolescence of our role in workplace learning.

eLearning Learning – March 1 – 15 2009

Tony Karrer

Adult Learning in the Workplace – Research Findings Top Keywords PKM eLearning Tools Informal Learning Swish Adobe Captivate Twitter LinkedIn Tools Harbinger Adobe Google Articulate Microsoft eLearning Technology. Here are the top items via eLearning Learning.

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4 Ways Workplace Technology Changed in 2017

Vitalyst

In this post, we kick off our month-long series with a look back at some of 2017’s major workplace technology shifts and the role people have played in them. In March, Microsoft made its Teams collaboration app available to Office 365 customers worldwide.

The Commoditization of AI

mysimpleshow

Microsoft’s Cortana may help you with advice. The rise of cloud computing plays a significant role in the commoditization of AI. Ordinary companies no longer need to have a huge stack or massive processing power, because they can just pay the likes of Amazon, Google or Microsoft to do the processing work for them. Big players like Facebook, Google, Microsoft, IBM, etc.,

3 Ways Mobility Elevates Your Training Programs: Connectivity

mLevel

Let me start by introducing you to our friends: Unity, Microsoft Azure, and xAPI. Next, we have Unity which plays a huge role in enabling learning to span across multiple browsers and platforms without the need of complicated installers.

Making the Modern Workplace

Vitalyst

In the keynote speech at last month’s Inspire conference, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke about the enormous opportunity brought about by digital transformation, how it’s creating the “modern workplace,” and his company’s role in this evolution.

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NexGen Tier2 Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

Secondarily from entities such as Microsoft Certification. Equally, I believe that skill ratings can work in B2B and B2C, which in this case job roles would not apply. A year ago I wrote about NexGen functionality in any learning system.

How Digitals Do a Better Job than Others in Completing Their Work

Your Training Edge

Digitals use Microsoft Office components with ease to make the best works. Related Posts: The Rise of the Digitals Ideal Job Roles for Digitals – The… Successful Business Digitals – How Do They Do It?

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Build Gr8 Micro-Learning Course

eLearning 24-7

Have they applied this approach to various types of industries and job roles? People who do not have any ID or e-learning development background and either told they are building courses or they are having to build courses along with their other duties which are not e-learning related OR they are in departments whereas courses need to be built and they have roles in HRIS or other areas, regardless if they are e-learning or tech or HR related. Click to open Microsoft Excel.

My Apprenticeship Experience with Walkgrove

Walkgrove

Having been here several months now, the feeling has gradually subsided as I’ve become more familiar with the company and my job role. Upon arriving at Walkgrove I certainly had my eyes opened by the time and effort they put into creating an e-learning solution for their clients.

Analysis of ProtoSphere/Lync Integration

Kapp Notes

Last week, ProtonMedia made a formal announcement about a project I first reported on in September of this year that ProtoSphere, the 3D enterprise collaboration and learning tool, is now fully integrated with Microsoft’s Lync Server 2010. Technical Product Manager of Microsoft Lync.

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

Whatever your role, you’ll find something here that’s sure to make your training a little smoother and more polished. Tool: Microsoft Office Suite. Why it’s a great eLearning tool: The Microsoft Office Suite has lots of major applications in eLearning.

Flash & The Future of Interactive Content for eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Adobe has long played a leadership role in advancing interactivity and creative content – from video, to games and more – on the web. Given this progress, and in collaboration with several of our technology partners – including Apple , Facebook , Google , Microsoft and Mozilla – Adobe is planning to end-of-life Flash.

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