Tech Tools That Help eLearning Designers Collaborate

eLearning Brothers

Where is the current version of that document? Google Drive may not have the bells and whistles of newer apps, but when it comes to providing feedback, avoiding issues with version control, and storing files, it’s an easy-to-use solution that’s available for free. The mobile version is equally easy to use and enables team communication even if you step away from your office. Red Pen. You can contact her via LinkedIn or Twitter.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #9

Upside Learning

This free download currently delivers applications like Facebook, news, and Twitter to both Windows Mobile and Symbian devices with plans to offer an Android version of their software sometime in the future. Color Picker by Korean designer Jin-sun Park is a concept pen that can scan colors from anything around and instantly use the color for drawing. After placing the pen against an object, the user just presses the scan button. HipLogic.


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Why bash the LMS?

Clark Quinn

In response to a query about why someone would question the concept of the LMS, I penned the (slightly altered, for clarity) response that follows: What seems to me to be the need is to have a unified performer-facing environment. I’m sure you’ve seen the companies that put in some version of a capability to be able to tick it off on a feature list, but it’s a brain-dead implementation. Everyone who can program a DB is suddenly a social media vendor.

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Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

You can use either your own 3rd party content authoring tool and upload it into the “Cloud&# and then wherever you are, output either to your LMS, or onto Moodle or even WordPress (they have a plug in for that) OR place the course in Facebook or nearly any solution that accepts APIs. iTunes, iTunes University, Facebook, MySpace, CD, web server & more. Social Learning Content Authoring Tool. In social networking alone, over 385 sites.

The Ruin of Education in Our Country – a Positive Thing

Steve Howard

I was amused by this blog post - Ballpoint pens… the ruin of education in our country - that Jane Bozarth shared on Twitter. They don’t know how to use a pen knife to sharpen a pen­cil. Pen and ink will never replace the pencil.”. From Federal Teach­ers, 1950: “Ball­point pens will be the ruin of edu­ca­tion in our coun­try.

Need YouTube Video Ideas? Where You Need to Look for Inspiration

TechSmith Camtasia

I then look at the search results and decide if it’s a saturated area or there’s room for me to create my unique version. Here’s an example post extolling the virtues of LinkedIn. I also like doing topic research in various Facebook Groups. Here’s an example post from the Tube Ritual Facebook Group that has 239 ideas so far: 4. Some of you may choose to use a good old-fashioned notebook and pen to jot down your thoughts.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Today I was on a panel about social learning. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. Introduction to Social Networking - Learning and Working on the Web , June 21, 2010 As our Work Literacy Ning site (2008) is in danger of getting bumped off the Net due to Ning’s new pricing policy , I will post some of the key articles here so we don’t lose them. Introduction to Social Networking.

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Top Picks for 2016 – E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Can show your Linkedin profile or Google+ profile. Course standards include xAPI and PENS, besides the standards of SCORM. . Social Sharing on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. The Pro version removes the watermark, gives you personalized settings and HD enhancements. It is strong enough for me and has the ability to not only save images as all do, but you can created HD video and you share your images not only with Facebook, Twitter but also Flickr, Imgur too. .

Why Your Company Needs a Leadership Development Academy


Kyle Porter, CEO of SalesLoft, a leading sales engagement platform, recently penned a viral LinkedIn post detailing this responsibility. A version of this article originally appeared on John was named one of LinkedIn’s 2017 Top Voices in Management & Workplace and was awarded the 2017 Readership Award by Training Business markets operate in cycles. The Stock Market moves up and down.

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

The latter is slowly gaining speed, which is an advantage to LMS vendors who have a CAT in their own product – which is SCORM,PENS/IMS compliant. Output to Facebook. I guess some folks believe that everyone wants to take courses in Facebook. That everyone uses Facebook, you know the 20 something crowd. Reality: StumbleUpon generated more traffic in the last two quarters then Facebook. Many companies ban access to social media sites, especially Facebook.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. They plan on launching a version next year on smartphones. Social Learning. The “gerbil in the wheel” mentality continues, despite over 30 different types of social media.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. Not because they are wrong about social, but because they get so little right about LMS. Social Media in Learning , May 4, 2010 The Learning Management System has been with us for just 10 years or. Social media: It’s not about the technology! -

E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

Enter in their Social Security number and other data for verification – some people are quite leery about entering in their SS# online and it is quite understandable. As discused in my Linkedin group, over the past several months there has been a huge upswing on the online authoring system market. Most tend to be proprietary, but I have seen a few that are SCORM/AICC and yes even PENS. Some CLSs have version stamps, i.e. ver.

How to Create Profitable Online Courses and Membership Sites Even After Failures Along the Way with Pete McPherson from Do You Even Blog


One interesting trend with online content and memberships is that there’s sort of a 90-10-1 rule where 90% of people are lurking on social media and in your membership community, not participating or asking questions, but following what’s going on. His Facebook group is really interactive.

How to choose the right LMS

eLearning 24-7

Ask your fellow colleagues – via Linkedin, Quora, etc. Scope out Linkedin, and other social media channels. You want a system that has a robust social capability – many systems do not have this. Look, HCMs are hitting the space, but these are not robust human capital management systems – they are as one HR executive told me, “a soft” version of a true HCM. . So many choices out there.

50 ideas for humour in your online sessions

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Here you will find the chords and a karaoke version here and here. Of course, you check it if it is not immediately clear: does everyone agree that a ‘Beautiful pen’ starts with a B? Extra fun: sending a real pen, paper and scissors to the participants in advance by post.

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Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

How many of you have posted questions regarding LMSs on Quora, Linkedin or the various other social media sites available on the net? SCORM/AICC/PENS/IMS. Collaboration, create learner groups for social, some type of chat function. Do not assume that your vendor or potential vendor will work with an earlier version of Flash, Windows or even IE. . There are some systems that will not work with older versions of Flash.

The Learning & Development Podcast: The Impact Of COVID-19 On L&D with Sukh Pabial


I’ve been in training rooms where I see the phrase on LinkedIn and I’ve heard it when learning development professionals say, “I love to see people develop,” and I always challenge that. They’re going to have their pens out.

Mastering Modern Marketing with Todd Brown’s E5 Method


Many folks may know of Mark under his pen name, which is Michael Masterson. That’s why you show up at a social event, people want to know what’s new, what’s different, what’s happening in your life now that wasn’t before.

How To Do Marketing Automation, CRM, and More Directly From Your WordPress Website with Groundhogg Founder Adrian Tobey


Once you have the details ironed out of who you serve and how you serve them, you can create a lead management funnel and start to drive traffic into that funnel via marketing methods such as content marketing, Facebook ads, offering a free ebook, or checklist. You can also find Adrian on Facebook and Twitter at @groundhoggwp, or you can reach out to Adrian by email. Tags are our version of lists. Adrian Tobey: With pen and paper, for sure.

Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises

Charles Jennings

I just think that she has got it wrong in this piece as to what real learning is and the role that LMS and ‘social learning’ have to play in the mix of building workforce capability and effectiveness in organisations. Database technology in its other guises has helped organisations collect and manipulate data across the entire HR arena over the past 25 years far-and-away beyond what was done beforehand with pen-and-paper, and then spreadsheets.

Top 75 Online Courses for Freelancers To Up Their Game


Gignac, a modern-day version of Mad Men’s Don Draper, knows what freelancers must learn to get more clients and money. Learn how to create a portfolio that converts, how to market your freelance business, pitch media, network, and much (trust us, much!) Where: LinkedIn. John Jantsch, award-winning social media publisher and author of two Wall Street Journal best-selling books, is trying to change that. Where: LinkedIn. Social Media Marketing Mastery.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. link] December 4-7, 2012 International Academic Conference, sponsored by the International Institute of Social and Economic Sciences (IISES), Prague, Czech Republic. link] December 5-6, 2012 Social Media Marketing , Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. link] December 10-11, 2012 Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) Fall Meeting, Washington, DC, USA. Clayton R.

SEO For Course Creators and Membership Site Owners with Lindsay Halsey of Pathfinder SEO


This is a place where we really see people struggle is putting pen to paper. Chris Badgett: What do you get in the premium version that … like, what’s the main benefit of Yoast premium? So, no matter what version you’re using in Yoast, you get the ability to connect Yoast or your WordPress site to the Google Search Console. But you circle back around to this concept that social can be bought.

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Live Online Learning: Everything you need to know


The ‘good old webinar’, look at it as the online version of a lecture or seminar (webinar = web + sem inar ). The better online version of the classroom; a virtual classroom is intended to make optimal use of technological possibilities to apply good didactics.

How to Record Your Desktop with Screencasting

TechSmith Camtasia

So the next time a webpage, PDF, or video edit is sent to you for feedback, consider dropping the red pen and record a screencast instead! Don’t let clips linger at the end of the video only to be rendered and included in the final version. We’ll be using Snagit and Camtasia for Mac, but you can easily record your screen with the Windows versions, as well. Let us know on Facebook or Twitter. What is Screencasting?