Get Microsoft LMS integration to improve and enhance your eLearning experience

Paradiso

If you are looking for a personalized virtual education experience with Microsoft LMS integration, Let me tell you that Paradiso Solutions is the place to go. Having this integration implemented in your company will get at your disposal tools that will provide access to email and calendars, Microsoft office web apps, websites, instant messaging and video conferencing, along with the LMS features to increase your online training capacities. Microsoft LMS integration key features.

Microsoft So.cl: An Experiment In Social + Search + Learning

Upside Learning

Last week Microsoft launched a new network called so.cl – pronounced ‘social’ – which is being discussed all over the web. It is described as “an experimental research project, developed by Microsoft’s FUSE Labs, focused on exploring the possibilities of social search for the purpose of learning.” Microsoft has an investment in Facebook so it wouldn’t want to create a competitor to Facebook. Social Media Libraries for Flash

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Key social learning resources: part 15 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

Here is this week’s roundup of 5 resources about social learning and the use of social media for learning. This is a research experiment, from Microsoft, for students focused on combining web browsing, search, and social networking for the purposes of learning. Social learningAgain lots of great articles to choose from this week. 1 – We start this week with a couple of educational resources. The first is So.cl.

Social Media vs. Social Learning

Integrated Learnings

We also use tools such as Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media. In a lot of cases, we are using internal corporate social media tools to collaborate. As a learning professional, I have been pondering this question a lot. This has included reading some books, attending some webinars, and talking with other learning professionals about how they are making social media work in a learning environment. By Dean Hawkinson.

10 free social learning platforms

Ed App

Most learning by its nature is a social process since the knowledge we need to succeed in society is embedded within a cultural context. In this article, we will take a look at ten different social learning platforms that are free for teachers and learners.

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft’s Nightmare, Training at Facebook and Google Shortens Attention Spans

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Topic 2: How do poor reviews of Microsoft Surface and Windows 8 affect the future of Microsoft? For many companies, it’s hard to imagine a work world without Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office. However, Microsoft’s recent product launches have yielded disappointing results. Windows 8 is getting mixed reviews, and Microsoft recently cut their order for 4 million Surface tablets in half.

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, iPad Mini, Play Testing Learning Games

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Topic 1: Is the Microsoft Surface tablet a viable tablet option for businesses interested in mobile learning? Today is the first day businesses can order the new Microsoft Surface tablet… and it presents another viable options for companies ready to implement an enterprise tablet strategy. But some have raised concerns that Microsoft Surface might actually hurt mobile learning, and that Microsoft does not truly understand mobile.

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Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

I really enjoy following the learning frontier, reading about and analyzing the latest developments in learning tools and methodologies. Augmented reality has a potential to revolutionize learning because of its ability to overlay helpful information not normally seen by the naked eye onto the objects we view. Learnist describes itself as a tool for “people helping other people learn. Learn something, teach something.”

Encourage Social Learning to Improve Corporate Culture

Pract.us

Informal, social learning builds a strong corporate culture. If you fall in this majority, consider the power of social learning to help turn your boat in the right direction. Social learning has a technical definition for trainers and educators, but in this article, it refers to any learning people do informally and cooperatively. Humans are natural social learners, and your employees are learning from each other right now.

BOB MOSHER – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Bob has been an active and influential leader in the learning and training industry for over 30 years and is renowned worldwide for his pioneering role in new approaches to learning. Bob has also been the Learning Advocate for the Masie Center for the past six years.

SharePoint – Social Learning Savior?

eLearning 24-7

In today’s corporate world, you can not toss a rock in any direction without someone mentioning SharePoint as the glorious solution for social learning and in many cases a LMS. The social learning savior or a hero waiting to save the learner in distress? If not, and you are planning on implementing SharePoint for your social learning success, here are a few reminders, before you dive right in. Can they access your social learning platform at home?

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft SmartGlass, mLearning and UX Design

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We have been hosting our weekly #TalkTech Twitter chat for almost six months now, and the experience has taught us a whole lot about what works (and what doesn’t) when it comes to social learning. Starting today, we are making some changes to the format of #TalkTech will allow more users to participate and improve the quality of the learning and conversation. Apps eLearning development tools Mobile apps Mobile Learning Social Learning Social Media

This Week on #TalkTech Post PC vs PC Plus, #ArcticReady Hoax as a Social Learning Model and Rethinking eLearning

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Meanwhile, Microsoft and its partners like to think of it more as PC Plus, with the PC remaining the central hub of work and creation and these additional devices functioning more as a “bonus.” How could this campaign be used as a model for a company learning experience? Real learning happens when we are uncomfortable… when we are surprised. View the fake Shell Website and social media campaign. Social Learning social learning talktech

This Week on #TalkTech Post PC vs PC Plus, #ArcticReady Hoax as a Social Learning Model and Rethinking eLearning

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Meanwhile, Microsoft and its partners like to think of it more as PC Plus, with the PC remaining the central hub of work and creation and these additional devices functioning more as a “bonus.” How could this campaign be used as a model for a company learning experience? Real learning happens when we are uncomfortable… when we are surprised. View the fake Shell Website and social media campaign. Social Learning social learning talktech

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft SmartGlass, mLearning and UX Design

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We have been hosting our weekly #TalkTech Twitter chat for almost six months now, and the experience has taught us a whole lot about what works (and what doesn’t) when it comes to social learning. Starting today, we are making some changes to the format of #TalkTech will allow more users to participate and improve the quality of the learning and conversation. Apps eLearning development tools Mobile apps Mobile Learning Social Learning Social Media

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft SmartGlass, mLearning and UX Design

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We have been hosting our weekly #TalkTech Twitter chat for almost six months now, and the experience has taught us a whole lot about what works (and what doesn’t) when it comes to social learning. Starting today, we are making some changes to the format of #TalkTech will allow more users to participate and improve the quality of the learning and conversation. Apps eLearning development tools Mobile apps Mobile Learning Social Learning Social Media

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft Touchscreens, Developing HTML5 Apps and March Madness Apps

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Topic #1: How might touch screen walls change the learning environment? Microsoft seems to be spending more money and talking about R&D more than anyone these days. What do you think of Microsoft’s increased R&D efforts? How might the “touch screen walls” change the learning environment? Microsoft is Talking About the Future A lot. Social Learning talktech#TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats.

Social Learning – How Technology can Facilitate it

Impelsys

Unless it’s a castaway situation learning is totally a social experience – we learn by observing and imitating others throughout our lives. In case of academic learning social engagement has a constructive effect on the way we comprehend lessons, it impacts our memory and capacity to absorb information. Learning also is a continuous process, we don’t stop learning when the tutor is gone or we leave the classroom, we discuss, we share and we collaborate.

Social Tools in the Workplace: a Microsoft survey

Jane Hart

Social Tools in the Workplace is a recent Microsoft survey that reveals how information workers around the world view social tools. Social learning You can see the results in overview in this infographic below or read the survey results as a PDF.â?¦ ¦ [.].

[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology Tony Karrers eLearning Blog on e-Learning Trends eLearning 2.0 Ive recently been more interested in measures around social learning. And, I just saw a post Measuring Networked (or Social) Learning that discusses how we could go about measuring social learning. Learning needs - differences between the learning needs or demand between “formal” and “sociallearning (are some skills best learnt formally?),

Introducing our Virtual Classroom feature: Supporting platforms like Zoom and Microsoft Teams

Ed App

As the leading microlearning platform for the modern learning community, we have always been driven by empowering L&D and training specialists to be the most successful in their roles. To learn how Virtual Classroom will transform the way you teach and train your teams, read on. .

Introducing our Virtual Classroom feature: Supporting platforms like Zoom and Microsoft Teams

Ed App

As the leading microlearning platform for the modern learning community, we have always been driven by empowering L&D and training specialists to be the most successful in their roles. To learn how Virtual Classroom will transform the way you teach and train your teams, read on. .

Competition Finalist 4: Top 10 Startup Social Media Curation Tools for Social Learning in the Workplace

eFront

is a one-stop shop for social media and content curation publishing. When you post on your topic page, you can easily share to your social networks including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+. Learnist is the latest social media curation tool for education , still in beta! You can use videos, blogs, books, documents, images, anything to explain how to learn something. Use Learnist to share what you know and learn new things.

Cathy Moore – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT CATHY MOORE (International e-Learning Thought Leader, Blogger): Cathy Moore is an internationally recognized speaker and writer dedicated to saving the world from boring instruction. Her advice and designs have been used by organizations that include Microsoft, Pfizer, the US Army, Barclays, and the US Department of the Interior. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

The ultimate LinkedIn cheat sheet

Jane Hart

With Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn in the news, here’s a LinkedIn cheat sheet (from Leisure Jobs ) that will help you quickly create the perfect Linkedin profile, maximise your online visibility, build your contact list or get contacted about a new job. Social learning

Web 3.0 in layman's terms

ID Reflections

View more Microsoft Word documents from Marta Strickland. semantic web social learning web 3.0The Evolution of Web 3.0

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Web 3.0--the semantic web.

ID Reflections

this time its personal View more Microsoft Word documents from Jenny Williams. semantic web social learning web 3.0web 3.0

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | August 21, 2020

Mike Taylor

Learn xAPI by Doing xAPI. Offered by Torrance Learning, the xAPI Learning Cohort is a free, vendor-neutral, 12-week learning-by-doing project-based team learning experience about the Experience API. Using Microsoft Forms for Quizzing.

Do You Walk To Work or Carry Your Lunch? Putting Content Into Context. Part II.

Dashe & Thomson

Kristin Ford is Owner and President of PC Training Source, an independent consulting firm that specializes in premier learning industry products and services. Kristin has known Dashe & Thomson for many years and is very excited to contribute a two-part guest post to the Social Learning Blog. When verbally describing performance support I have referred to it as a Microsoft-Help- that-actually-works. That’s good, powerful, true blended learning.

Business Impact of Learning in the Real World

ID Reflections

Also refer to the associated post from Jay Cross: Business Impact of Learning. Business Impact Of Learning In The Real World View more Microsoft Word documents from LearnTrends. Tags: corporate training collaborative learning social learning informal learning adult learning

CATHY MOORE – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT CATHY MOORE (International e-Learning Thought Leader, Blogger): Cathy Moore is an internationally recognized speaker and writer dedicated to saving the world from boring instruction. Her advice and designs have been used by organizations that include Microsoft, Pfizer, the US Army, Barclays, and the US Department of the Interior. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots

Jane Hart

In my previous post I looked at how I believe Professional Ecosystems are the future of work and learning , and how organisations (and L&D) might support them. Firstly, use of mobile devices has now exceeded use of desktop machines to access the Internet, and secondly, people are now spending more time in messaging apps than in social networks. Their purpose is also to learn from you as they chat with you so that they can provide you with better answers to your questions.

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

Talented Learning

As I discussed in last week’s post , organizations everywhere are suddenly taking a crash course in virtual learning. So we’ve compiled a list of free tools and resources in 7 categories: 1) Learning Technology Offers. 3) Learning and Business Services.

On The Job Training

Ed App

This is because, oftentimes, it’s easier to learn something when you can see it being performed and when given the opportunity to do it yourself after. As an employee, you’ll be able to learn the ropes early on for different situations that you’ll likely encounter on a regular basis.

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Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Bob Little is a writer , commentator and publicist who works globally, specializing in the corporate online learning industry. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. There’s lots to be learned! Cloud-based learning.

Time to Get on Board with Collaborative Learning

Learning Rebels

Collaborative Learning is where it’s at and let’s allow technology to bring it home! I have never understood the resistance to using technology in the “class” In today’s day and age, learning collaboration is and should be the norm in all our learning designs. Okay, you have them off and running to find information that is relevant to the people and the learning goals. Microsoft Teams. Time for collaborative learning exercises .

Backchannels – what’s all the fuss, anyway?

Integrated Learnings

For virtually facilitated training that uses a tool such as Adobe Connect or Microsoft Live Meeting, the instructor can set up a backchannel using the hashtag (#) functionality, and then let participants know the tag to use. There are a few things I would like to point out in support of using a backchannel for learning events. Alternatively, some companies may find that this functionality is available in other tools they already use for other purposes, such as Microsoft SharePoint.

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What is Intellectual Capital & Why Does it Matter

Growth Engineering

This simple statement has the potential to make an astounding difference to how we think about online learning. Companies like Toyota, Microsoft and Walmart understand that intellectual capital matters more to business success than anything else. Intellectual Capital and Online Learning. This is why up to 70% of learning initiatives fail. Yet, almost 90% think that social knowledge sharing is absolutely vital to thrive in the workplace.

KARL KAPP – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS (PART 2)

Learnnovators

CFPIM, CIRM, is a scholar, writer and expert on the convergence of learning, technology and business operations. He has written six books including the best-selling learning book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction and its accompanying how-to book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: Theory into Practice. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 2)

Learnnovators

CFPIM, CIRM, is a scholar, writer and expert on the convergence of learning, technology and business operations. He has written six books including the best-selling learning book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction and its accompanying how-to book The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: Theory into Practice. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.