Pinnacle Performance Systems Launches Cohort Executive Coaching

CLO Magazine

8 Pinnacle Performance Systems Inc., Source: Pinnacle Performance Systems Inc Cohort Executive Coaching aims to provide leaders with access to executive coaching by combining coaching, mentoring and cohort group work into a structured development process. Minneapolis — Oct. a professional coaching firm, announced the launch of “Cohort Executive Coaching.”

The Birthplace of Stars

KnowledgeStar

This turbulent cosmic pinnacle lies within a tempestuous stellar nursery called the Carina Nebula, located 7500 light-years away in the southern constellation of Carina. Scorching radiation and fast winds (streams of charged particles) from super-hot newborn stars in the nebula are shaping and compressing the pillar, causing new stars to form within it. Streamers […]. Managing Minds

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The Birthplace of Stars

KnowledgeStar

This turbulent cosmic pinnacle lies within a tempestuous stellar nursery called the Carina Nebula, located 7500 light-years away in the southern constellation of Carina. Scorching radiation and fast winds (streams of charged particles) from super-hot newborn stars in the nebula are shaping and compressing the pillar, causing new stars to form within it. Streamers […]. Managing Minds

Tapping At My Cubicle (With Apologies to Poe)

Experiencing eLearning

Back in my Baltimore cubicle, I prepared for this pinnacle. Quoth the raven, “Nevermore.” ” Several years ago, I collected several e-learning horror stories for a now-inactive group blog. I took a bit of artistic license with this, but this is based on a true story shared by Jeff Goldman. Jeff’s was by far the best (or worst!) story people shared with me, and I’m grateful that he inspired me to this creativity.

Chief Learning Officer reveals the 2020 LearningElite award winners

CLO Magazine

Organizations are ranked Silver if they score above the benchmark in all dimensions and near the pinnacle in one or two dimensions. Gold organizations score above the benchmark in all of the dimensions and near the pinnacle in three or more dimensions. Each year, the LearningElite awards program recognizes companies that have a strong and agile learning and development function. This year’s winners demonstrate the critical role of L&D in business.

New Case Study Explores Using New Technologies to Support Human Interaction

ATD Learning Technologies

The pinnacle event was a fireside chat that opened the floor to questions from participants. The following is an excerpt from ATD Research’s latest case study, Accenture: Delivering High Touch Learning With High Tech Tools. In the Spring of 2016, 500 Accenture executives gathered at the company’s North American learning campus, the Q Center of St. Charles, Illinois, for the annual Managing Director School.

6 Benefits of Employee Development

SkyPrep

The pinnacle of this skill is hearing other’s point of view and uncovering blind spots or new ideas to consider. Companies that thrive choose the right employees. They are driven professionals, problem-solvers, and display a growth mentality.

An Inescapably Awesome Storyline Game Template

eLearning Brothers

It’s the pinnacle of individuality. At one point or another, we all love to play the rebel. There’s something invigorating about throwing caution to the wind and playing by your own rules. It’s the reason we love characters like Robin Hood, Tom Sawyer, and Han Solo. It’s a romantic idea to think of oneself as the lone fighter taking on the world, the single fish swimming against a current of conformity. Click on the image to view the template!

Top 5 Benefits of Mobile eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Mobile eLearning templates represent the pinnacle of user control. The past decade has seen an explosion in mobile technology. In a pretty short period of time, we’ve gone from being tethered to bulky desktops and “portable” 20-pound laptops, to carrying pocket-sized computers. We’re rapidly seeing the technological landscape grow and evolve, and the trend is moving further and further into the realm of mobility.

Learning is a lot more than schooling

Jay Cross

That’s got to stop, for schooling is an increasingly obsolete exercise in rote learning and the world is getting way too complicated to rely on schools and school models (think instructors, courses, schedules, tests, lectures) as the pinnacle learning. Quickly, now, “What word or words pop into your head if I say Learning ?” ” This was the barrier that kept me from starting the Real Learning Revolution a few nights back. The L-word.

eLearning Host List February

Tony Karrer

Using various social signals we came up with the following as being the hot items during February 2009 via eLearning Learning. You can find a bit more on this capability in the post Hot List. Enjoy. Top Posts and other Items The ‘Least Assistance’ Principle eLearning is not the answer Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace Here’s How I Built That PowerPoint E-Learning Template Informal learning - what is it? What Goes in the LMS?

Climb Every Mountain with this Articulate Storyline Course Starter

eLearning Brothers

Throughout the ages, humankind has sought to reach the pinnacle of these colossal mounds of stone, and the metaphor for climbing mountains teaches us about leadership, overcoming adversity, respect of the elements outside of our control, and how we seek to do only what is within our power. Mountains are some of the Earth’s most majestic natural wonders.

Writing & Grammar: Confusing Words for 600

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Peak  can be a verb or a noun, and always indicates a pinnacle or high point. by Jennie Ruby    This week's confusing words pop up often in writing about training, creating a minefield of potential spelling errors. First, let's look at  lead  versus  led.    Lead  is a toxic element formerly found in gasoline and other products. It is also the common term for the graphite in pencils.

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The 34 Best Training Video Software – Full Comparison Guide

learnWorlds

21 Pinnacle Studio 23. The Pinnacle Studio 23 offers more advanced video editing tools to inexperienced users and simplifies the video editing process. If you choose to purchase Plus or the Ultimate Pinnacle Studio versions, you’ll be able to edit 3D and 4K videos.

A New Beginning

Melon Learning

Speaking about engagement, the pinnacle of pinning your attention down have always been stories. Since the beginning of time a door has always been a door. It is the symbol of transition, of change, of a new beginning. Here and now we’d like to open a door for all you passionate about eLearning. We’d like to invite you to our humble home for a chat. As our host duty demands we’ll try to keep you entertained, but most of all we hope that we can be helpful to each other.

Why Information Sharing is Critical for Client-Facing Teams

Allego

The pinnacle of this hierarchy is wisdom. Today’s post is by Joseph D. Kringdon, Principal, Kringdon & Associates/HMC. Have you ever eaten at the Cheesecake Factory? The restaurant’s 21-page menu lists more than 250 items. It’s huge! Many people get stuck turning page after page, trying to find an entree. A good waiter can make all the difference by asking what you like and helping you find the best things.

Modern Design: Clean and Simple

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Apple products that show the pinnacle of this kind of thinking are great--the iPhone is designed to "know" whether you are holding it up to your ear or have brought it down to look at the screen, and it shows you what you need to see in order to click, hang up, enter numbers, or whatever. by Jennie Ruby    Right now design is all the rage. Companies are promoting designers to the CEO level (design-e-o's?),

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What is supply chain management, and how can it help your business?

InsiderHub

The industries that benefit the most are typically those that produce and distribute tangible goods, particularly larger consumer and industrial products, however, all industries, markets, and individual businesses ultimately benefit and operate at their pinnacle with a streamlined and well-coordinated supply chain, which in turn bolsters their bottom line. What’s all the hype about “supply chain management?”

5 Ways to Utilize E-Learning Games in Employee Training

Unboxed

Simplifying the training experience is pinnacle to both effective learning and knowledge retention. . Follow Follow Follow. In the ever-changing world of technology, the race to stay up to date is an exhausting feat. Modern learners are bombarded with texts, emails, phone calls, push notifications, and all kinds of digital distractions throughout the day. Gamification in Business.

Microlearning – what the devil is it and 5 things it’s good for

Rob Hubbard

We haven’t seen the pinnacle of microlearning yet. The limitations of human memory are an eternal conundrum for learning designers – how exactly do you create meaningful learning experiences for learners who have a shorter attention span than a goldfish? Or who are only able to retain 7 items in their short term memory 1 ? Perhaps microlearning is the answer? There are certainly a wide variety of definitions of microlearning.

What Can We Learn From Toyota?

The Performance Improvement Blog

The point is that the climb often requires a distinct, unyielding philosophy, while setting up shop on the pinnacle requires something else entirely, like the ability to absorb some punishment. What can we learn from Toyota’s fall from grace? This company, that for the past two decades has been the benchmark for quality, has suddenly had severe damage done to its worldwide reputation and probably to its market share. Toyota seemed to be doing everything right in terms of high performance.

E-Learning Design Part 5: Learning through Creating (Blooms 21)

CDSM

Only the most academically adept are likely to reach the pinnacle.”. At CDSM, we draw on a range of theories – from the past and the present – to form the method and practice behind our award-winning e-learning. This is known as our ‘ pedagogy ’. In an earlier post in this series ( E-Learning Design Part 2: Observable and Measurable Outcomes ), we looked at the influence of Bloom’s taxonomy (1956) on our e-learning.

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Evolving side by side – the team and culture at eCoach

eCoach

Whether it’s how we communicate on Slack to each other, how our team talk about their job at a weekend BBQ, how we drive to the next pinnacle of performance or face the tough months – everyone plays a part in its success”. Flexibility, support, lifestyle and a preference towards team achievement over simple task completion have been paramount to the culture and growth of eLearning specialists, eCoach.

What I Learned from Reading “Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading Edge Learning Organization.”

Pract.us

Bridgewater Associates, LP, one of the world’s largest and most successful hedge funds, stood out to me as the pinnacle of the bunch. Edward D. Hess explains what successful learning organizations do right and offers plenty of strategies to help any group learn and thrive. You might think from the title of this book that it contains instructions on dealing with crazed school teachers who’ve resorted to holding their pupils at gunpoint. But thankfully, no.

What I Learned from Reading “Learn or Die: Using Science to Build a Leading Edge Learning Organization.”

Pract.us

Bridgewater Associates, LP, one of the world’s largest and most successful hedge funds, stood out to me as the pinnacle of the bunch. Edward D. Hess explains what successful learning organizations do right and offers plenty of strategies to help any group learn and thrive. You might think from the title of this book that it contains instructions on dealing with crazed school teachers who’ve resorted to holding their pupils at gunpoint. But thankfully, no.

MOOCs: Building Personal Learning Networks

Your Training Edge

A PLN represents the pinnacle of informal learning. For the past year or so, massive open online courses (MOOCs) have been busy upending all kinds of assumptions about education: content is king, quality education is expensive, and instructor-led training is the gold standard, to name just a few. But some subtler shifts are also taking place.

#TwistedTropes 24: Maslow's awkward hierarchy

Learning with 'e's

Even more awkward was the idea that people would need to progress from physiological needs, through safety, social and esteem needs, before they could achieve the mythical pinnacle of 'self actualisation' that no-one actually understood. Photo from Wikimedia Commons Everything was awkward about the famous psychologist Abraham Maslow.

Long live the King! TalentLMS named a “Leader LMS” for 2017

TalentLMS

Leaders are the pinnacle of the software available for a specific market — offering the highest average value and capability in their niche. TalentLMS (and Epignosis in general) is no stranger to industry awards. Last fall we were picked in Capterra’s Top 20 Most Affordable LMS Software and ranked #4 in their Top 20 Most User-Friendly LMS Software list ― as well as earning the fourth spot in GetApp’s LMS Category Leaders ranking.

Gamification for Enterprises

Your Training Edge

The recent introduction of gamification is what I believe to be the pinnacle of design and creativity to enhance the user experience within a simulated environment. Forrester Research ( [link] ) recently released a new study that highlights the fact that companies just don’t understand the concept of gamification well enough in order to make it work to their advantage.

Developing Training With What You Carry In Your Pocket

Training Industry

Mobile apps for editing video like iMovie, Vitrimpro or Pinnacle are cost effective and easy to use. Web video, as a means to deliver educational content, is clearly an idea whose time has come. What started as the result of the full motion compression (MPEG) efforts of Philips Interactive Media in 1992, has resulted in the proliferation of web-based instructional video content. For example, YouTube reports that over 72 hours of video content is uploaded to its platform every minute.

What is an eLearning Authoring Tool? What is the Best eLearning Authoring Software?

Pinlearn

Video processing: Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Pro X, Power Director, Adobe after Effects, Pinnacle Studio etc. If you are new to the eLearning sphere, you must be confused about numerous eLearning authoring tools available in the market. In fact, most of us even don’t have a clear comprehension of these awesome tools, and even confuse them for other types of content editing tools.

A Vital View on Learning

CLO Magazine

To do that, McNevin worked with Vermilyea to create Pinnacle, a clinical career ladder for CNAs that will help keep them engaged with the company and improve their skills through training and development to increase their earning potential. Pinnacle gives them the ability to go back to school without paying tuition or taking time off so they can better themselves.”

Encouraging Workplace Reading for Employee Development

Everwise

At Pinnacle Financial Partners , the CEO and other senior team leaders host book club meetings at their homes. We read every day at work. We read emails, reports, presentations, files and more, day in and day out. But when it comes to actually sitting down and reading a book cover to cover, most people would say that they do that kind of reading at home. Reading is, after all, a personal leisure activity, and not a work activity. Or is it?

5 Best Practices for Effective Performance Questions

eFront

Performance questions are the pinnacle of training programs and are usually based on the performance context. Performance questions are those ultimate questions that require your eLearners to perform actual work. Performance questions measure the learner’s capability to perform complex activities. If your learners are able to complete the assigned tasks in the performance test, they pass. They are ready to perform the real activity in their work context.

Merging Purpose with Design in the World of Gamification

Training Industry

Mastery by game is the pinnacle and most complex aspect of gamification. Gamification and gamified elements have been a hot topic for the last year or two. However, too much of the conversation stays at the superficial level of how to make learning fun, without delving into the real reasons gamification works to change behavior. We see fun as a means to encourage, support and change critical behaviors. So why is gamification now a critical part of our tool box?

The 3 Ps For Effective Courses!

eFront

The online trainer functions have been the pinnacle of debate for the past two decades. Trainers have several roles and responsibilities in the eLearning environment. When a course is launched, its success and popularity depends on the input and involvement of a trainer. An indifferent trainer will have fewer registrations and active members in the online community.

Just how far can they go?

Learning with 'e's

The Engagement Pyramid (Adapted from Altimeter Group) The pinnacle of engagement is clearly the ability to generate one''s own content and then add value to it for others. Some while ago, I wrote a post entitled '' Lurking and Loafing '' about students who are on the peripheral of learning, and whose activity is often to ''lurk'' without appearing to directly or productively participate. If you are involved in education you will know exactly what I mean.