2011 Predictions

Clark Quinn

For the annual eLearn Mag predictions, this year I wrote: I think we’ll see some important, but subtle, trends. The eLearning Mag predictions should be out soon, and I strongly encourage you to see what the bevy of prognosticators are proposing for the coming year. Deeper uses of technology are going to surface: more data-driven interactions, complemented by both more structured content and more semantics.

eLearning Predictions for 2011 and Beyond

Web Courseworks

Some very interesting topics came up in the facilitated Think Tanks, and I wanted to share some of the predictions that were developed from these active group discussions regarding where eLearning will go in the next ten years.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's LCBQ is What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? Tony Bates - eLearning Outlook for 2011 1. Of course, you can’t look at learning in 2011 without mentioning mobile learning. My Predictions So with all of that as a lead up.

My E-learning predictions and plans for 2011 #LCBQ

Challenge to Learn

On that community he runs a series of post regarding ‘The big question’ The question of the month is: What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? My predictions. I don’t think that 2011 will be a year of great transformations but these changes will slowly gain importance. 2011 Moving from the LMS to the workplace. 2011 will be a crucial year for easygenerator. Kasper Spiro: My E-learning predictions and plans for 2011 #LCBQ.

2012 eLearning Predictions and How to Cope

Web Courseworks

With 2011 nearly behind us, I’d like to look ahead to the New Year and share my predictions for the eLearning industry and how to cope with the changes. eLearning 2012 Predictions distance learning elearning eLearning Design eLearning Management Jon Aleckson Patti Shank predictions social media Technology Web Courseworks

My 2011 Predictions

eLearning Cyclops

Here are my e-learning predictions for the coming year. You know I have to include a Flash prediction. I predict a Flash player will finally be included on the iPad and iPhone this year. Say goodbye to the "e-" and the "m-" and say hello to just "learning" in 2011. The coming flood of tablets in 2011 will move m-learning much further along. See prior prediction. Want to see what I predicted last year? Well it's that time again.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. After such an exciting and rewarding 2010, my predictions for the coming year seem broader and more varied given the fast changing dynamics of the marketplace and accelerated adoption of mobile learning by organizations of all sizes.

eLearning Predictions and Plans 2011 #LCBQ

The Learning Circuits

For February the question is: What are your Predictions and Plans for 2011? What predictions do you have for the year? In your predictions and plans, don't try to look too broadly.

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Upside Learning

The past weeks have seen a flurry of Web activity – bloggers making predictions for the coming months; retrospections on the year gone by; new product releases; top lists, summary posts being pulled up, and more. Many analysts are predicting 2011 will be the year of the tablet.

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My 1-liners from ElNet 2011

E-Learning Provocateur

Lisa Vincent – well actually, Lisa’s guest – claimed the responsible investment approach predicted something bad was going to happen to BP. Last week I attended ElNet’s Workplace E-learning Congress in Sydney.

eLearning Cyclops: My Big Question Response - Predictions for My.

eLearning Cyclops

Wednesday, February 9, 2011. My Big Question Response - Predictions for My 2011 #LCBQ. I recently posted my 2011 predictions , but they are general predictions for e-learning and technology. So, here is my response to the Learning Circuits Big Question , which asks to be more focused on our challenges, plans and predictions. Another exciting plan, and somewhat of a challenge, for 2011 is delivering more learning to my audience that is off the LMS.

Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011

eLearning Weekly

I focus here on what I think are the top skills for elearning now, in 2011. Instead, when looking to hire, I think managers are going to care more about these job skills, my top skills for elearning in 2011. What are the skills you need to land an elearning job?

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

As in the past, this year’s list includes predictions across a gamut of new technologies, consumer/buyer trends plus a few anticipated seismic shifts in the world of business that should collectively reshape the landscape for the adoption and accelerated growth of mobile learning for businesses. So, in no certain order, here are my predictions… 1.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. Prediction #1 - mLearning Engagements Expand. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, 2011 will be the year of the deployment. 2011 proved to be another year more focused on the pilot project rather than the production deployment for enterprise mobile learning solutions.

eLearning & mLearning: It's All Happening--And Faster Than You Think

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

It's that time of year again so the 2011 Horizon Report has been released with some interesting insights on just how far we've come in a year. I would say that this prediction is spot on-if not even a little behind the times. by AJ George.

Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011 – A Follow-Up

eLearning Weekly

Following up on last week’s post titled, “Top 5 Skills for eLearning in 2011,” I’d like to explore this at a different angle. The eLearning skills you need for 2011 may be directly influenced by the industry in which you work, and therefore some are more prevalent than others.

The Reports of Flash’s Death are Slightly Exaggerated

Web Courseworks

Some people are predicting the end of Flash entirely with the looming promises of HTML5. eLearning elearning Flash game based learning HTML5 Jon Aleckson predictions Samantha Amjadali Tony Karr Web CourseworksThe Reports of Flash’s Death are Slightly Exaggerated: Implications for eLearning Managers Over the last few weeks, Flash has been quite the technology water-cooler topic. Don’t forget to take into account where these reports are coming from. Many of the [.].

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Upside Learning

Predictions and Hopes for Elearning in 2011. Predictions for e-Learning in 2011. At the start of each year, eLearn Magazine’s editors, advisory board members, and other contributors predict what changes are afoot for the coming 12 months.

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Upside Learning

Gartner Forecasts Mobile App Store Revenues Will Hit $15 Billion in 2011. billion last year to $15 billion in 2011, and keep growing to an astounding $58 billion by 2014. 2011 To Become The Year Of The Smartphone? 10 Mobile Trends for 2011.

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Year End Musings, Reflections, Predictions and Thoughts: Part One

Kapp Notes

I have been meaning to do a comprehensive posting about 2011 and what happened during the year and then follow up with thoughts on 2012 with some predictions thrown in and have decided to combine both and create a series of postings combining both. Another virtual world has bitten the dust in 2011, Teleplace. Well done in 2011. Stay tuned for more year end musings, reflections, predictions and thoughts in the next few days… Out and About prediction

Prediction: Half of Fortune 500 CEOs will be women before 2030

CLO Magazine

I predict that within 10 years, half of Fortune 500 CEOs will be women. Bear and Anita Williams Wooley’s “Role of Gender in Team Collaboration and Performance,” published in Interdisciplinary Science Reviews in 2011). Today, women hold only 37 CEO positions in Fortune 500 companies.

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Upside Learning

Mobile Trends: The Future Guide To The Best Predictions For 2011. Find the most interesting and relevant trends, anticipations and predictions about the mobile world and how these will affect any web site publisher work in 2011.

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Upside Learning

Know if this prediction will be true. IDC predicts that the smartphone market will grow 49.2% in 2011, due to an increasing number of users who will replace feature phones with smartphones. This week we get serious about serious games.

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Upside Learning

Seven Technologies That Will Rock 2011. Lists 7 technologies that will continue to engage (and enthrall) us in 2011. 11 Ways to Learn in 2011.

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LMS for Training Companies – Then & Now: Get The Free eBook

Upside Learning

It will also give you a sneak peak into the future by making predictions about the changes that one can expect in the LMS in the coming period. Now, more than ever, Training Companies are accepting eLearning with open arms.

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Upside Learning

The answer, quite predictably, is no. We have said this before and are saying it again; informal learning is the new ‘learning’.

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Upside Learning

But according to the latest report by the social learning platform Xplana, we have reached the tipping point for e-textbooks, and the company predicts that in the next five years digital textbook sales will surpass 25% of sales for the higher education and career education markets.

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2012: The Year of Learning in a Social Business

Jane Hart

Predictions for an upcoming new year are inevitably based on the “flow” from the current year, so if you have taken a look at my Top 100 articles of 2011 (or even my complete 2011 Reading List), you will not be surprised to hear that many predict that 2012 will be the “ Year of Social Business “ Up to now, for many organisations, Social Business has been about social … Read the rest.

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Cheatsheet: Three Action Items from the Bersin Prediction Report


Bersin & Associates, leading analysts in the talent management, leadership and learning technology sector, just released an excellent new report: “Strategic Human Resources and Talent Management: Predictions for 2012”. I’ve created a quick cheat sheet with the highlights. Right eLearning Solutions

Weekly Bookmarks (8/21/11)

Experiencing eLearning

Women who tinkered with the spreadsheets seemed to be doing just that, and, for them, tinkering predicted more effective problem solving. The Human Factor: How Gender Differences Matter in Software Training by Mary Arnold : Learning Solutions Magazine. If your software training includes time to explore or “tinker,&# men and women will have different rates of success. A strategic approach may be better than going through individual features.

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Embracing Innovation in Learning | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

This reminds me of a session I attended on emotional intelligence at the eLearning Guild ‘s Learning Solutions 2011 conference last month. I predict those who don’t make the change will be phased out, unable or unwilling to keep pace with the new innovative environment.

Predictions are what likely will happen…not what *should* happen

Janet Clarey

The annual predictions for e-learning in 2011 are in at eLearn Magazine. Some bullet points based on others predictions: More content curation. I found the predictions encouraging in a “new moon rising&# way. Uncategorized E-learning elearn mag predictions

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Upside Learning

7 Predictions for the Gaming Industry in 2010. Here are 7 predictions for what to watch in 2011. But in the next 10 years, experts predict, it will have a profound influence on every aspect of education.

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LMS: Build Vs Buy – A Decision Paradigm

Upside Learning

An off-the-shelf LMS does offer greater predictability with respect to the overall implementation time. Off-the-shelf LMS offers greater predictability to plan the roll out. Many times I come across this typical dilemma my clients face and deliberate upon – should they try to custom build an LMS or buy an off-the-shelf LMS and customize it?

mLearning: The Time is Now

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

"However, after nearly 10 years of predicting that m-learning will go mainstream, we're finally seeing enough momentum now that it really is going mainstream, and it's driven by the consumer market." Before jumping in, consider these points from Jason Bickle's eLearning Devcon 2011 session, Design Approaches for Adapting Content for mLearning. by AJ George   The push for mobile learning (mLearning) has been a surprisingly long one.

Organizational Change Management Cited – Again – as Key.

Dashe & Thomson

And when employees are left wondering, resistance to change is a natural and predictable result.

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Upside Learning

Who wouldn’t want to know about the future predictions? Astrologers mint money with it, forecasters raise hopes by predicting trends and we – we like to align our plans based on these. Who doesn’t like to know about the future?

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