360 Degree Videos: The New Shiny Toy in Corporate Training

CommLab India

Related Posts Creating E-learning Videos: 5 Video Editing Tools That’ll Help 5 Step Process to Develop E-learning Videos Using PowerPoint Video-based Learning for Effective Training Programs. You know that feeling when you watch a scenic video and it captures your attention to such a great extent that you wish you could actually be there?

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In a word: Here’s how Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others describe Axonify

Axonify

If you are not doing a program like this today, you are missing opportunities in your organization really to improve them and add value in the process. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. The post In a word: Here’s how Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others describe Axonify appeared first on Axonify. As the old adage goes, “The customer is always right!”.

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Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others tout the benefits of Axonify

Axonify

We’ve had a lot of success with the program and the process and it has saved our organization, this past year, over 2.2 We identified safety, because of the manufacturing environment that we work in, as really a primary goal for us and saw the potential of Axonify to really do a lot of work with our safety program and building our safety culture across the company. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada.

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In a word: Here’s how Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others describe Axonify

Axonify

If you are not doing a program like this today, you are missing opportunities in your organization really to improve them and add value in the process. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada. As the old adage goes, “The customer is always right!”. So, I decided to ask some of our customers how they would characterize the Axonify Employee Knowledge Platform in one word. They’re definitely right.

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Bloomingdale’s, Toys”R”Us, Toyota and others tout the benefits of Axonify

Axonify

We’ve had a lot of success with the program and the process and it has saved our organization, this past year, over 2.2 We identified safety, because of the manufacturing environment that we work in, as really a primary goal for us and saw the potential of Axonify to really do a lot of work with our safety program and building our safety culture across the company. Dorothy Tenute – National Training Manager at Toys”R”Us Canada.

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Using Bloxels to Teach Programming, Adobe Digital Trends Report, and Video Branching Scenarios: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

Now that introductions are out of the way, let’s dive in to this week’s articles: Teaching Programming to Kids: Bloxels. So, we’ve shared a few links before about creative ways to teach programming to kids. One of the most intriguing, and I would wager useful, methods is to show abstract programming concepts as physical objects to manipulate. Bloxels is another toy/app combo that aims to bring the basics of programming to young minds.

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Why User Experience is the New Brand Loyalty Program

eLearningMind

It’s a scenario we’re all too familiar with: You get a new toy–a TV; a bookshelf; a new phone–and the second it’s out of the box, you want it to be fully functional. The post Why User Experience is the New Brand Loyalty Program appeared first on eLearning Mind.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning from Observation

Learning Visions

A study is cited in which researchers looked at brain activity while subjects learned how to build a structure with Tinker Toys. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, March 14, 2007 Learning from Observation This post, from the Eide Neurolearning Blog got me thinking about motivation in e-learning.

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March of the robots

Learning with 'e's

As I wandered around the show this year, skilfully sidestepping the ministrations of a host of staffers dressed up as grizzly bears, transformers and astronauts, all trying to sell me their latest shiny toys, and politely refusing their offers of glossy brochures and leaflets, I noted that the most predominant displays seemed to feature robots. There are technologies and tools, and then there are toys. I just wish we were able to build and program robots when I was in school.

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This FREE Alternative to Box.net Might Surprise You

LearnDash

Before revealing this new toy, let me give you a little background. Microsoft has completely revamped the program making it easier to use and understand. If you have ever been involved in on an elearning development project team, you know that one obstacle you have to contend with is the size of the elearning files. In a small team where resources like SharePoint aren’t a viable option, there has to be an alternative to sending these huge files to one another.

Family and household management

Obsidian Learning

Program Manager Adam Lowry, father to two small children, gives us a window into how he and his wife are managing to balance family and work commitments. We’ve also spread the kids’ toys around the house into a few different rooms to try and at least give the impression of a change of scenery. Yes you’ve played with this toy every day for the past week, but when was the last time you played with it in this room?

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Improving Performance in the Workplace

Web Courseworks

Whether it’s a hospital, a factory creating toys for children, or even fast food franchises, PI is needed everywhere. NICHE – NICHE is a performance improvement program that focuses on the level of the organization rather than the level of the individual. Hospitals that use the NICHE program report better patient and nursing staff outcomes.

How to design software training, part 2: Practice activities

Making Change

Kate : In her previous job, Kate used a program called Mail-a-lot to send emails to a database of customers. An example activity for Ben and Kate could be: “We’re going to send a mailing about the MegaChomper BigBoy toy to all big dog owners. For example, when Kate sees that she needs to create a segment of big dog owners, she confidently jumps into the software because she’s done it before with another program and suspects it won’t be very different.

Why Executives Should Learn Design Thinking

CLO Magazine

It’s also a lot more fun than a traditional brainstorming session, said Liz Glaser, director of integrated talent management for e-commerce solutions company Pitney Bowes; she teaches design thinking in its Early in Career high performers program. In these workshops — and in many design thinking courses — participants are likely to find piles of colored pencils, play dough, toys and white boards covered in colorful drawings, and they are encouraged to use them all for inspiration.

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Training at the North Pole Bringing Santas Workshop Into the 21st Century

Training Industry

After all, the goal of the North Pole training department is to make sure that Santa and the elves can efficiently plan, manufacture and deliver toys around the globe each year. That’s why at the North Pole, we’ve started using marketing techniques to engage learners, just like our marketing team does to engage the toy buyers at Amazon and Target. Develop a Coaching Program for Multigenerational Development Elves have a much longer lifespan than humans do.

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BLP Hosts “Game Design Day” for the Children of Dayspring Center

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Last Friday, 20 young people from Dayspring Center’s Camp Discovery program visited our offices. Donated clothes and toys each Christmas in our “Adopt a Family” program. Kids from ages 10 to 15 spent time with us playing outdoor games and indoor games, eating tons of pizza, and then making games of their own with the help of our BLP game designers.

This Week on #TalkTech: MakerSwarm, Interactive Video, and Data Hoarders

Bottom-Line Performance

The idea is simple: We’re surrounded by electronics with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and computer chips inside them: gadgets like smartphones, e-readers, TVs, toys, appliances, and more. An example that jumped out at me was Rapt Media, but there are other programs out there as well. #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats. We publish all the topics a few hours before the chat so you can show up at 3 pm EST / 12 pm PST on Thursdays ready to discuss.

Capytech, GO1.com form strong alliance

Capytech

The platform is used by organisations of all sizes including global toy and board game giant Hasbro, Japanese carmaker Suzuki, car rental provider Thrifty and government agencies. Let’s say you want to implement an induction program for your sales staff. Capytech, GO1.com form strong alliance. As many of you will know, Capytech has created a great niche in the UAE/GCC market developing custom e-learning content.

Survey: Job Seekers Want to Work for Firms That Give Back

CLO Magazine

Organize a clothing, toy or food drive that benefits a nonprofit organization. Consider offering a matching-gifts program that supplements workers'' charitable contributions or activities. More than four-in-10 professionals said an organization''s participation in charitable activities is at least somewhat of a factor in their decision to work there, a new survey shows. Menlo Park, Calif. — Dec.

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Videos in E-learning – The 7 Benefits

CommLab India

Related Posts Creating E-learning Videos: 5 Video Editing Tools That’ll Help Video-based Learning for Effective Training Programs 360 Degree Videos: The Shiny New Toy in Corporate Training. Videos in eLearning inject freshness in the learning. According to a report by Ambient Insight, 83% of organizations will use videos in their digital learning by the end of 2016.

Google’s Stadia holds promises in Serious Games, VR and Mixed Reality

Playware Studios

With beloved titles such as Street Fighter IV, Back to the Future and Toy Story 3 in the launch library. He has taught game design in various college programs at NTU, SIM, NUS and IAL in Singapore and is the author and proponent of the Case Method 2.0 Google recently announced , It’s next-generation gaming platform. It’s been in secret development for several years and promises to change the landscape of both videogames content and hardware.

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Tool of the month: interactive video

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

H5P H5P is an open source program that you can use for free. Cost: Free Difficulty: * Basic layer: can be video from YouTube or your own upload Hosting: Your video is on H5P (or on Moodle / Wordpress if you use the plug-in) but you can embed it on other sites Interesting because: it is free and therefore a great way to start interactive video Hihaho Hihaho is a very simple program that you can get started with right away, you don't need any special video editing or other experience.

When Technology is your Friend: Regaining Control of your Content

Challenge to Learn

Pick easy, user-friendly tools (ideally, tools that require no training) and adopt one new "toy" at a time. My love of technology and willingness to try new tools allowed me to create a delightfully fluid environment for the master’s program I coordinate. In today's digital learning boom, it's easy for university educators to feel like they're losing control of their own classrooms.

Improved Learning Experience Comes Handy With an Employee Training Software

ProProfs

For any business toying with the idea of incorporating a new training program, the advantages of e-Learning greatly outweigh those of in-person or classroom training. Let us now find out how online training programs have made the trainer’s job easier. You can brand the training program by adding your logo and using custom colors of your own. An effective e-learning program helps your staff to be highly productive through better learning and knowledge retention.

Developing a real strategy for on-the-job learning

CLO Magazine

Too often, a strategic conversation about learning becomes a tactical discussion about programs and capabilities. And, if we’re honest with ourselves, learning programs, even virtual ones, are often a form of performance art.

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Next-gen Retail Training: Can Salespeople Really Change Lives?

Litmos

And remember, we're comparing diamonds to soap to toys here, so it's definitely not similar products. Strategic, centrally managed training programs enable leading companies to deliver consistent, continuous learning to sales staff anytime, anywhere, on any device. You've heard it for the past few years; we've entered the Experience Economy. Brand loyalty is now built primarily on the experiences a company delivers to consumers.

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Interview With Sharon Boller on Games and Learning

Bottom-Line Performance

I never did another video while there but I did get started designing training programs – without knowing anything about it formally. I enrolled at Indiana University in the Instructional Systems Technology program and got my master’s degree. When I got into high school, I worked in the toys/sporting goods department of Sears, which happily coincided with the introduction of Atari, the first gaming system I can recall.

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On Trend for 2018: Learning and Flexibility

CLO Magazine

Focusing on popular skills can offer a necessary jolt to help revive a lacking learning program, giving employees the development they desire and ensuring they are acquiring skills that they can use in the immediate future. Kotlin, released by software development company JetBrains in November 2017, is a programming language designed to remedy the biggest issues of Java. At the beginning of 2017, Kotlin was little more than a toy for developers.

4 Tips for Improved Video in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

It wasn’t until I was older, playing with more professional toys, that I realized that you often get what you pay for in terms of recording devices. You might also consider adding subtitles to your production, a process that most video editing programs have made easier throughout the years. Many online video websites allow you to embed videos into other programs to play them natively.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

almost 4 in 10 organizations will rely exclusively on BYOD by 2016, and 85 percent of businesses will have some kind of BYOD program in place by 2020. Independent assessments confirmed that both teachers and students showed improved levels of English knowledge after just one year of launching the program since teachers could readily watch and learn from demonstrations of classroom practice which reflected the actual professional situations and challenges that they would typically face.

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Thank You for Sharing: The Next Generation of Extended Enterprise Learning

Degreed

Back in the day, we were all taught to share, whether it was a new toy, afterschool TV time, or the last piece of cake. Because of this, about one-third of organizations have extended enterprise learning programs. With our recently released suite of capabilities, you can now usher your extended enterprise programs into the next generation. If you’re looking for a next-generation learning solution for your extended enterprise program, Degreed has the answer.

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Creativity and Innovation in Training

Trivantis

It’s designed to help both teams and individuals get out of their “rivers of thinking” (day-to-day expertise which may be preventing true innovation) and help participants tackle challenges from a fresh perspective, using tools (referred to as “toys”) they have never used before. Programs embed the right skills and behaviors, create a shared language around innovation and inspire the energy and confidence required to truly innovate.

7 Best Practices for Maximizing the Value of Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

KZO Innovations

In this post, two experienced ERG program leaders share insights on what it takes to foster ERGs and ensure success in the eyes of employees and business leaders. 7 Best Practices for a Successful ERG Program. Launching or building a program to maximize the value of ERGs or affinity groups isn’t easy. Formalized in 2015, GameStop’s ERG program grew out of a 2011 focus group of “diversity champions.” Participation in ERG program (mentoring, community service, etc.).

The role of AR technology in making learners imagine

Matrix

If we look closely we will realize that Toy Story is rather boring, because our toys had way better lives and adventures. This sense of urgency is present in many aspects of our daily lives, and company training programs make no exception. To point out the benefits of AR technology in company training programs we should look at their applicability in different training methods.

Games in Corporate Training? Sacrilege Indeed!

ID Reflections

All of us remember our first toys that taught us to count beads, recognize shapes, build a tower, win a business park, spell words, solve crosswords, and so on. The rest twenty percent have been sent a mandate to take the program again—within the next three weeks. Learning by playing is neither a new invention nor a gift of the digital times we live in.

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Equipping your team for the future with personalized learning

Matrix

From recruiting and onboard training, to performance support and master-level outcomes, all you team members must rely on learning and development programs in order to succeed. They must rely on modern and future-oriented training programs, I might add. More often than not, training programs only mean instructor-led, face-to-face, in-a-physical-setting courses. When I was a kid, 20 years ago, I had a tricycle and I was cool.

The History and Direction of Gamification

Your Training Edge

Perhaps one of the first forms of gamification could be noted as a toy introduced through the infamous Cracker Jack box way back in 1912. Let’s not forget that gamification also takes on other forms such as customer loyalty programs, advertising and business-related gaming. A look back in the history books…. When you stop to think about it we have been playing games in one form or another almost since time began.