3 Reasons Why Trainers Don’t Need Social Media

Learning Rebels

Question of the week: Should L&D be active within social media? I understand having a social media presence isn’t for everyone. However, I can see only 3 real reasons why a Trainer, L&D professional, Chief Learning Officer, Director, Manager, and all manner of L&D positions, wouldn’t professionally be on some form or another of social media. Social media is perfect for networking.

Introducing the TechSmith Social Media Team

TechSmith Camtasia

You might be a subscriber to our blogs , interact with us on Twitter , and/or check out our Facebook pages every once in a while… but you’re still wondering, who are the people behind all this social media magic, and what’s in it for me? Q) What’s your favorite social media disaster of the year? My favorite social media disaster this year so far is definitely the Applebee’s snafu. I’m currently heading up the social media strategy for TechSmith.

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6 Social Media Platforms, and How to Use Them for Your E-Learning

LearnDash

Convinced social media is right for your online course? Social media isn’t for every course. That said, not every social media platform works the same way, and your first step in determining if it’s right for you probably involves a closer look at the options available. Here’s a quick guide through the top six social networks, and how you can use them as part of your online course. elearning social learning

Is Social Media Learning Hype or a Valuable Tool?

JCA Solutions

What to Consider When Thinking About Social Media Learning. Raise your hand if you have had to deal with social media issues in the workplace! What if you could turn your social media problem into something positive? Why not turn it into social media LEARNING ! Widespread Social Media Use. Social media applications are all around us. population has a social media profile of some type.

10 Best Social Media Strategies by Successful Online Course Creators

learnWorlds

In today’s digital age, it is simply impossible to ignore social media. More and more people are using social media – especially millennials and the younger generation, and by 2025 we expect that the number of global social media users will surpass 4.41

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

Social media have become an indispensable part of modern life. A huge part of our social lives already happens online rather than in the “real world” And while individual social media networks might rise and fall (remember MySpace?), social networking itself is not going anywhere. But how about using social media as vehicles for eLearning? Facebook is the Godzilla of social networks. Uncategorized elearning social media

The Cons of Social Media for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Social media is what you make of it. We discussed this in the previous post on the pros of social media. Today we’ll look at the cons of social media and the potential impact they have on you, your job, and our industry. Cons of Social Media: Too Much Noise. Here’s the deal: your social media connections deliver a lot of good content, but there’s just so much of it…and it doesn’t stop.

Benefits of Education Streaming Platforms to Students and Tutors

ProProfs

The legacy education system of brick and mortar has gradually transformed into live streaming platforms within a short time. By adhering to the safety precautions recommended by WHO and local government policies, social distancing is the only way to overcome this challenge.

Marketing Your Association to Millennials: Make it Social

Association eLearning

Years ago, while interning for a social media marketer, I was taught the value of social media to engage and attract business. Today social media marketing has changed from meme generation, to promoted posts and tweets, image ads, and pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns on big name social media sites. So here are the facts, if you want to market your association to millennials, make it social. Have questions about other social media sites?

Can’t be at the ATD ICE 2016 Conference? Join Virtually

Learning Rebels

open up a dedicated stream on hootesuite or tweetdeck just for them and then open one for #ATD201 6 and you will get all sorts of great information. Not on twittter, well okay then – go to the Learning Rebels Facebook page , like us and keep an eye on the stream. You know me, I love to take pictures and there will be lots posted there with info on the conference chattering. platform an other live streaming applications such as periscope, meerkat and Facebook live.

Learning Rebel Yell for DevLearn Technology: Tom Spiglanin

Learning Rebels

It was great fun and quite the experience gathering up the needed pictures and corralling friends to put on their Oscar award winning acting faces. The conference stream, viewable on the app or on a large screen monitor in the Hub, was incredibly active. People were actively, continuously contributing to the live stream for all to see.

How to Launch a Successful Online Course MVP, Generate Multiple Income Streams, and Build a Team with Divi Community Leader David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios

LifterLMS

How to launch a successful online course MVP, generate multiple income streams, and build a team with Divi community leader David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. David Blackmon: It started with services and my mindset was I wanted, because I have an entrepreneur mind, I wanted five streams of revenue, because I knew that there would be lean times if you had one focus that you are focusing on. What are the other two streams?

It’s Showtime! How to Enhance Conference Learning With Online Video

Talented Learning

You get the picture. Then embed calls-to-action on your website, in event-related blog posts, in email newsletters and on social channels. According to Digitell, 20-40% of those who live-stream an event will attend in-person the next year. Here are some methods that work: 1) Live-Stream All Sessions. 16,600 more professionals tuned-in via live stream , and another 25,000 attended on-demand. Of course, live-streaming access, alone, doesn’t guarantee learning.

eLearning Thought Leaders: Jane Bozarth – DevLearn Preview

eLearning Weekly

Jane Bozarth likes social media. Her latest book is Social Media for Trainers. We had an eclectic conversation hitting topics from book publishing to SCORM to the future of the LMS, but she kept coming back to social media. Like me, she is amazed and frustrated by all of the questions about companies blocking social media sites. In her work for the State of North Carolina, she is supposed to be using social Media.

Tweeting from conferences: what and who is it for?

Good To Great

It follows that I’m tweeting for the benefit of other people, and when I gave it some thought I realised that the people I’m picturing are those who aren’t at the conference in person. There were comments that the tweets coming out of Learning 2012 lacked context and clarity, more stream of consciousness than useful sharing for non-attendees. Learning and training collaboration conference engagement lrn2012 social media

Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches. While some view themselves as “social learning&# savvy, incorporating various components, others seem to see themselves as just sitting on the sidelines. LMS/LCMS vendors are following one of three approaches when it comes to social learning. Dip their feet in it – just a bit, a little here, a little there – oh and call it a full social learning platform.

Future directions

Learning with e's

Pictured - Fellows discussing a proposal for a position paper). Many of those who presented identified similar themes, including the exponential rise and popularity of social media (blogs, wikis, podcasts, social network tools), open educational resources and mobile learning. You can follow the live stream from the Conference, including the keynote speeches here at this link and via the #edendublin Twitter hashtag.

Tweeting from conferences: what and who is it for?

Good To Great

It follows that I’m tweeting for the benefit of other people, and when I gave it some thought I realised that the people I’m picturing are those who aren’t at the conference in person. There were comments that the tweets coming out of Learning 2012 lacked context and clarity, more stream of consciousness than useful sharing for non-attendees. Learning and training collaboration conference engagement lrn2012 social media

Baseball, Big Data, And Learnings From Advanced Analytics

Marcia Conner

How wonderful that data can now also stream from baseball fans and their families, like mine. Social media at this point is as integral to the game experience as keeping score or enjoying a hot dog and beer. These new social tools provide researchers unfiltered access to fan’s experiences, stories, and perspectives, which they can analyze and report. numbers strategy transformation analytics baseball data social media

Is the conference dead?

Learning with e's

Here's why I'm willing to take the risk: Firstly, people need to meet socially. Although live streaming of events and other participatory media are being used increasingly to draw those into conferences who cannot attend physically, what they offer is still a pale imitation of the real thing, and sometimes the technology fails. But we would be intellectually and socially poorer without them? Should we ditch the conference and all meet through online media?

Tips For Creating Video-based Content And Choosing The Right Technology To Support It: Getting The Value Advantage Of Video-based Learning

G-Cube

From the end of the 19th century, motion pictures have been a powerful influence on the sensibilities of the masses. From the silent-motion pictures of the bygone era, to the digitally enhanced special effects of today – films have always created a lasting impression on audiences. Thus video-streaming is moving beyond the entertainment area into training and learning. The benefits of video-streaming for learning delivery are many: ?

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10Q: Leigh Graves Wolf

Learning with 'e's

While working at Detroit Country Day, Leigh completed her master’s degree (mostly online) at MSU in Digital Media, Art, and Technology. The media industry is pretty difficult to tap into if you're not willing to move around a lot and thethought of jumping around the states was a bit intimidating to 21-year-old me. I hang a picture of him with Kermit in office as a constant reminder of how we never truly know how deep and wide our influences run.

Nick Bilton Day Two Keynote “I live in the future” #astdtk13

Learning Visions

All of these things are brought together by social media. We post updates and pictures, and links, and deals. Social media breaks the news to us in real time. (He He wrote a bunch of stories on the FAA – and part of his job is to post on social media networks. Social media is the new printing press. You can watch a game on TV and watch the Tweet stream about the game. Kineo. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE.

Social learning in action at #elnil

Jane Hart

Picture of @brrough and @sarsentrekker tweeting away was taken by @mikecollins007. After a couple of Pecha Kucha presentations, Nic Laycock and I ran a session on Using social media in informal learning. Rather than give a presentation, we decided to host an informal social learning activity based around a live Twitter chat session. What social media tools do you use for your own informal learning INSIDE the organisation – and how do youuse them?

This Week on #BLPLearn: Pushing Your Luck, Teaching With Games, and Hiring Weirdos

Bottom-Line Performance

Rather than restricting the social media conversation to a 30 minute window, we’re inviting everyone inside and outside BLP to share interesting links, thoughts, and articles with the #BLPLearn hashtag on Twitter. The studies paint a picture of humans as sailors. We all sail in a stream of ideas, ideas that are the examples and stories of the peers who surround us; exposure to this stream shapes our habits and beliefs.

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Learning Rebels and the ASTD (ATD) Guest Blog: Learning through Sharing

Learning Rebels

Sharing time with newby L&D people, helping contacts with building their networks and SoMe presence and as you all know, recently I was asked to conduct a webinar with Rick Blunt (@rblunt81 on twitter ) and the DC Chapter of ASTD on Social Media Tools for Learning. Your challenge today , find a newby in your twitter stream, send a direct message asking if they need twitter guidance…help them to fish. Learning through sharing.

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How Gen Z Is Changing Your Business

Webanywhere

And mostly, these were the Gen Z folks — a ‘digital first’ generation who were born between 1995 and 2010 and exposed to the world of mobiles, internet, and social media from their birth. . This implies they will not put up a picture that they are perfect even when they are not.

Why an LMS Should Cultivate a CE Healthcare Community

EthosCE

In virtually every aspect of our professional and social lives, community interaction is essential, and CME is no exception. With EthosCE, learners can easily share CE program news and content on their favorite social media channels while connecting with other members. With our simple social media integrations, your organization can reach a larger audience on social media than you might otherwise find through traditional advertising.

Is Multimedia the Most Underrated Tool for Internal Communication?

eLearningMind

The average person only has an eight-second attention span, which means that even the most revolutionary ideas must compete with things like social media and funny cat videos. While it’s true that some might prefer a wall of text, others might respond much better to an audio recording, a live stream, or a video. Live streams. With the average person streaming 206 videos each month, it’s a huge play for learners’ attention.

Here’s Why You Should be Creating User-Generated Learning Content

Instilled

More than 80% of organizations are now thought to be leveraging user-generated content as part of their learning strategy, while enterprise social media tools are accelerating organizational transformation and innovation.

What If The Internet Was Completely Video?

Grovo

It’s already around 65% of the web’s total bandwidth today, mostly as streaming entertainment content. A thought experiment on how it might look if the entire Internet became video: Social media. Peter Thiel is right that the future didn’t bring us flying cars , but sci-fi’s predictions of picture phones were spot on. According to an estimate by the Cisco Visual Networking Index, 80% of the Internet’s total worldwide traffic will be video by 2019.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

These video standards are arguably some of the most important advancements in digital media communication. Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. When we produce a video using video editing software , we are encoding the media to a particular standard or format. This is because encoding is only half the picture. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.

Info you need to know – To Boost Success

eLearning 24-7

You can go webcam or a mobile device with a cam, and communicate in real-time, even PIP (picture in picture). I moved several months ago. I didn’t know what to expect in my town. I fell in love with the mountain views, having the extensive property in the desert.

10 Best Professional Courses

Learning Routes

After class twelfth; Chartered Accountancy is for the most part considered for Commerce Stream understudies. Science and Arts stream understudies are additionally qualified for this course and seek after a profession in the field of CA.

CAC 2009 Student Presentations

Kapp Notes

and social media solutions. This is the opportunity for social media solutions). Throughout the day, I will post pictures and overviews of the student presentations. student presentations will not be streamed. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

These video standards are arguably some of the most important advancements in digital media communication. Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. When we produce a video using video editing software , we are encoding the media to a particular standard or format. This is because encoding is only half the picture. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.

Six Obstacles to Building Communities in Organizations

ID Reflections

Rachel Happe begins her latest post, 10 Trends for the Future of Communities , with a comprehensive description of the various intersecting and intermingling streams and characteristics that inform communities, and I am quoting her below: Communities sit at the intersection of a number of trends; social media, digital transformation, a generational shift to prioritize purposeful work, the future of work, change management, leadership and social learning.

Computers, Learning Professionals, and their Roles in Curation

The Learning Circuits

The definition of curator has expanded in recent years, largely in line with the expansion of social media technologies. My family was visiting, and my mother was telling me that I don't post enough pictures of my kids on facebook. What I didn't realize was that my mother often saw pictures of her grandchildren on facebook and clicked the SHARE button to share it on her wall. In the age of facebook shares/likes, Twitter retweets, and other social media sharing tools.

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How to Monetize a Blog: 12 Ways Used by Successful Bloggers

learnWorlds

Apart from generating a revenue stream, offering your knowledge through online courses can add additional value to your existing blog and expand your online community. Taking advantage of the perks it offers in the right way can help you create an additional revenue stream.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

These video standards are arguably some of the most important advancements in digital media communication. Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. When we produce a video using video editing software , we are encoding the media to a particular standard or format. This is because encoding is only half the picture. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.