Embracing long-term virtual team and leadership training

CLO Magazine

Virtual development will forevermore be a reasonable option. Adding to this dynamic is the fact that the need for high-quality leadership and team training hasn’t changed. But a DDI study found that leaders rank virtual leadership as their weakest skill.

Table: Key Advantages of Serious Games/Immersive Learning Simulations

Kapp Notes

Games use a combination of entertainment and active learning principles to immerse players in learning environment (Bruner, 1962; Piaget, 1951; Malone, 1981; Csikszentmihalyi, 1990). Players assume persona of an avatar to accomplish missions. Good video games capture players through identify. Players either inherit a strongly formed and appealing character or they get to build a character from the ground up. Recently I was asked a series of questions by a Ph.D.,

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Using Gamification for Human Resources

Origin Learning

Gamification helps employees to engage themselves in their work by encouraging them to be more interactive as a team and by setting achievable goal standards with reward points. Gamification does not stop with recruitment and can also be effectively used in work-behavior modification, team work motivation, interactive training scapes and many such areas that could use a little bit of gamification magic. Yes, you read that right!

The power of preparation: Building learning teams that can weather any storm

CLO Magazine

With all of the challenges that have come during the past few years, from the pandemic to the Great Resignation, I thought it was just a matter of time before my team would be unable to carry out our commitments for the year. I waited for things to come crashing down.

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How to Build Trust in Your Agency’s Remote Team

Your Training Edge

Are you struggling with your remote working team? In the era of digitization, a large number of companies are moving towards remote working teams. Unfortunately, having a remote team can have its disadvantages as well. So, let us discuss how you can build trust in your agency’s remote team and help eliminate issues. You can also use a free, online tool to communicate with your team. Build a Strong Team Spirit.

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3D Happenings

Kapp Notes

ProtonMedia announced the integration of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 with the company’s ProtoSphere virtual teaming and collaboration platform. This is the first time Microsoft SharePoint services and content have been combined with a 3D virtual collaboration platform. Once there, the virtual teams can edit, modify, change, and write the content back to their SharePoint infrastructure.

What is a Learning Burst?

Allison Rossett

Audio segments are in a MP3 format and can be played on any compatible player/device. Each virtual session has a defined start and end date – just like a traditional class. At the mid point web session, the content from the Learning Bursts is reviewed and the students are placed into virtual teams of 5 each to complete the business simulation together. In the final sessions, each team presents its 5-year simulation results in a Board of Directors’ type of presentation.

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What is a Learning Burst?

Allison Rossett

Audio segments are in a MP3 format and can be played on any compatible player/device. Each virtual session has a defined start and end date – just like a traditional class. At the mid point web session, the content from the Learning Bursts is reviewed and the students are placed into virtual teams of 5 each to complete the business simulation together. In the final sessions, each team presents its 5-year simulation results in a Board of Directors’ type of presentation.

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Video Games To Train Your Brain

eLamb

World of Warcraft was mentioned in the Harvard Business Review as a tool for teaching virtual leadership and virtual team-building skills. Two-player and online opponent smartphone games. Today is World Mental Health Day 2017. So what can we do to make sure we stay mentally healthy, at work and at home? Is it boring to train your brain? Research into the effects of video games says No.

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7 Tips To Use Serious Games To Resolve Workplace Conflicts And Facilitate Team Building

EI Design

How To Use Serious Games To Impart Conflict Resolution Skills And Facilitate Team Building. With careful investment in the right tools, online training can provide unparalleled opportunities for teams to resolve issues and thrive through serious games. Serious games such as a negotiation role-play or a money-making competition teach players how to cooperate and build coalitions. Building Teams Through Serious Play. Conflict resolution is a complex and delicate process.

Gamification Tools Winning Sales Teams Use

EI Design

A lack of interest within your sales team can lead to a lot of wasted potential and resources. Luckily for you, we’ve got the list of best gamification tools winning teams use to accomplish more in their everyday work. With LevelEleven, it’s easy to incentivize performance with team-wide contests and reward top performers. Their Compete platform is also a perfect tool for sales teams with high CRM adoption. And, of course, apply this knowledge to your sales teams.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Virtual Team Management - ID Reflections , March 8, 2010. Lesson I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player | LearnNuggets - LearnNuggets , May 20, 2010. How to facilitate synchronous learning for real and virtual learners using technology? Teams (925). Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more).

Get Creative and Build Better E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

If you use Articulate Presenter, hide slides 2-4 and set the branching on the player controls to go back to slide 1 and forward to slide 5 (if you had one). I use the free application SWF Player to easily preview the.swf files. This is especially true for those of you with limited resources because being part of a community is like being on a virtual team. I once had a job where I was a one-person media department with a budget of about $11.17.

2009 Predictions How Did I Do?

Tony Karrer

In fact, I’ll be doing a virtual presentation around it as well. Grade: A- #5 - Virtual Classroom Tipping Point Based on a few different conversations and experiences, I believe that we've reached a point where virtual classroom training is no longer seen as inherently inferior and a lower value. Price points for virtual classroom training will begin to be virtually the same as for the same in-person classes. Did I mention the move towards virtual classroom?)

Three Sure-Fire Tips to Build Better E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

But we didn’t want the built-in title bar that’s part of the Engage player design. I haven’t even covered how to work with virtual teams or what we did to quickly implement changes. In last week’s post, I offered some tips for building rapid elearning courses when you’re short on time and resources. In today’s post, I’ll discuss some of the production techniques we used.

Adjusting our Attitude toward Gen-Y

CLO Magazine

We all know that you cannot just walk on the field and get the starting position without working for it –- you practice and earn the spot by trying out for the team. Moreover, you do not get recruited for collegiate soccer –- or, say, the Olympics –- without working hard to actually become a good soccer player. Additionally, these activities require you to interact with a coach –- an adult –- whom you have to show respect in order gain your position on the team.

Leadership and online multiplayer games

Clive on Learning

Future leaders will stay at home to enter IBM's virtual leadership world from their PCs, constructing new empires for Big Blue and putting rivals such as Microsoft and Google in their place once and for all. It recommends enterprises using a whole raft of contemporary communication tools, many of which are apparently found in MMPORGs (I confess I am not a player), to help managers lead virtual teams successfully.

Free learning & development webinars for June 2017

Limestone Learning

Bypass egos at work, improve productivity, and keep your teams ready for what’s next. The speaker will share an overview of the surprising ways that critical thinking plays a role in the success or failure of organizations, and will explain how the culture of learning, training architecture, and training itself can play a role in enhancing the critical thinking skills of your team. Five secrets to being successful as a team leader.