Best practices on measuring the impact of organizational learning

Matrix

Learning measurement is one of those topics that constantly seems to need revisiting. Much of the corporate learning has moved online – even something as personal as one on one coaching is often done via some communication app between individuals situated in different geographical areas. Learning evaluation needs to be simpler. Ultimately, this will lead to a learning culture that is data driven. Read more: 4 Great tips for developing a learning culture.

Managing the Self-Directed Learner

The Performance Improvement Blog

There is a moment in the movie The Matrix when Trinity says, “I need to know how to fly a helicopter!” Plugging in to what she needed to learn was as direct and fast as the screenwriters could imagine…. In a managing minds company, it is critical that employees take responsibility for their own learning, pulling the information they need when and where they need it. In this case, your responsibility is to help them learn how to learn. Learn continuously.

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The World is Fast.And Learning Must Be Faster

The Performance Improvement Blog

These changes are having an enormous impact on what and how people need to learn. First-run movies can be streamed at home. Instead of trying to anticipate the training that will be needed in companies, we need workers who can continually learn and organizations that support continual learning and change. Learning Culture Management Organization Culture Organizational Learning Training Andrew McAfee Erik Brynjolfsson Tom Friedman world is fast world is flat

Managing the Self-Directed Learner

The Performance Improvement Blog

There is a moment in the movie The Matrix when Trinity says, “I need to know how to fly a helicopter!” Plugging in to what she needed to learn was as direct and fast as the screenwriters could imagine…. In a managing minds company, it is critical that employees take responsibility for their own learning, pulling the information they need when and where they need it. In this case, your responsibility is to help them learn how to learn. Learn continuously.

Evaluating Training Through Stories

The Performance Improvement Blog

That is, we must create a narrative that clearly explains the causal links between what people learned in the training program, how they applied that learning, and what the effect was on business results. In addition, the story should describe what the organization did and did not do to facilitate learning and results (e.g., providing an opportunity to apply newly learned leadership skills). Story is not just something we read in a book or see in a movie.

Workplace Learning in a World “Beyond Automation”

Learnnovators

It’s akin to one of our childhood sci-fi movies finally becoming a reality – the machines are taking over. The remaining tasks will require individuals who fundamentally think differently about work and learning. The key question we (as L&D/HR) need to think of is how are we going to support workplace learning to build such skills in the workforce? The future will be driven by learning agility, effectiveness, and process innovation.

MICRO-LEARNING AS A WORKPLACE LEARNING STRATEGY

Learnnovators

In todays’ time-crunched, attention-deficit and multitasking world, micro-learning seems to have cropped up as a possible solution to corporate learning and personal development. However, what exactly is micro-learning remains a bit of an elusive concept with different people defining it in different ways. Can a 10-minute learning byte be defined as micro-learning? Would a commoncraft-style video be considered micro-learning?

Devlearn conference day one: an exhilarating day

Challenge to Learn

One is SaaS or cloud based solutions, the other is the future of the Learning Management Systems. TinCan will free us from this, it allows you to track and trace any learning experience, anywhere. Way to reinforce learning. His story was along the lines of the keynote of last year by John Medina at the Learning Solution conference. Two days after the learning event you have to trigger the information by asking (multiple choice questions).

Best Practices Aren’t Always Best

CLO Magazine

Best practice knowledge research from within and outside an industry plays an important part in organizational learning. On the other hand, a best practices approach can hinder learning, derail organizations and have a negative impact on business success, particularly when those who are responsible don’t pay attention to the associated dynamics. Consider the movie theater industry. Still others are humanistic-based, placing a high value on people and learning.

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Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Surfing the Net: Waste of Time or Personal Directed Learning? by Paul on April 13, 2011 in Informal Learning , social learning Last week my girlfriend and I ate dinner at Darbar Indian Grill in Uptown Minneapolis with another couple (good food, but overpriced), and we got on the topic of surfing the net on the job. Brain Rules for Learning: Who Knew?

Sales eLearning – 21 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Of course, it’s such a big topic that I decided to cheat and quickly point the person to eLearning Learning and particular to eLearning Sales , eLearning Sales Metrics , Sales eLearning Case Studies , and Sales Performance Support. In Part 2, I'll list some of the levels within one of the learning types. Certainly Work Literacy has a learning and performance focus and is a passion of mine. The Business Case for Social Learning. learning. informal learning??).

JOE GANCI – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Joseph Ganci is President of eLearningJoe, LLC, a custom learning company located outside Washington. Since 1983, he has been involved in every aspect of multimedia and learning development. 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.

Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Joseph Ganci is President of eLearningJoe, LLC, a custom learning company located outside Washington. Since 1983, he has been involved in every aspect of multimedia and learning development. 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.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Constructivism in Workplace Learning and Development - The E-Learning Curve , March 10, 2010 Constructivist-based workplace learning and development addresses the demands of the real world. Collaboration’s Engine & Heart - Engaged Learning , March 12, 2010 SHARING is the engine behind collaboration. eLearning Technology , March 9, 2010 As part of the Big Question this month Open Content in Workplace Learning? ,

In Learning, Size Matters

CLO Magazine

Business is about productivity, not learning. The learning challenge is to keep employees productive and learning simultaneously. Learning and consumption have several similarities. There is a lot to be said for applying the same strategy to learning as to nutrition. It can be messy and exhausting to redo learning and restore order. Microlearning strategies facilitate knowledge acquisition, employee learning and performance support, when and where needed.

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Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Instructional Design and E-Learning Blogs - Experiencing eLearning , July 6, 2010 Back when I wrote my instructional design careers series in 2007, I was only aware of a few blogs by instructional designers. Since then, I’ve discovered a wealth of blogs by instructional designers, e-learning developers, and workplace learning specialists. There’s been a lot of discussion around cognitive theory and “how the brain learns.&#

Free learning & development webinars for March 2017

Limestone Learning

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 11AM – 12PM PT: 6 Ways Every Learning Leader Should be Using Video (Free for ATD members) Melissa is a rising star at your company. This session will explore six examples of how companies are improving their learning strategies with video. Learn directly from Jim and Wendy Kirkpatrick, creators of the New World Kirkpatrick Model, how to start any training program right, so that value is built in and can effectively be demonstrated when it is complete.