Ideal Job Roles for Digitals – The Person-Technology Fit

Your Training Edge

Apart from that, employers are using social media sites to background check and get references for employees. If not employed, people from the same digital generation tend to make associations with these social media sites, for instance, website owners who tend to encourage marketing and advertising through social media channels. A recent survey by CareerBuilder informs us that 45% employers now search for candidates on social media websites, compared to 28% in 2008.

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Understanding the Roles in Knowledge Guru

Knowledge Guru

Every Knowledge Guru subscription includes four user roles. Take time to understand the roles as it helps you understand what each one can and cannot do. This role serves as Bottom-Line Performance’s primary point of contact. Access the Manage Accounts tab within system administration site. The post Understanding the Roles in Knowledge Guru appeared first on. Account Owner. Information on new product releases is sent to this individual.

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Moodle Demo Site

eLearning Cyclops

While searching Moodle.org for ways to learn more about Moodle, I found their demo site. They provide access to Admin, Teacher, and Student levels, so you can get a good feel for the system's features as they pertain to each role. It is a great way to learn and explore this open source LCMS. And the demo system is erased and restored every hour, allowing you to do whatever you want without any harm. Also, the demo is offered in numerous languages.

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New Add-On Brings Instructor Role!

LearnDash

If you have ever wanted to allow others to create their own LearnDash courses on your site without having to use a WordPress multisite network or getting access to all of the administrative settings, then this add-on is your solution!

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Micro-Learning: Its Role in Formal, Informal and Incidental Learning

ID Reflections

Sites like Common Craft specialize in short “how-to” learning videos using a very unique design style of cutout figures in conjunction with hand gestures. Facebook groups on Wildlife or Travel or Art (choose any topic) are replete with short capsules of knowledge – anything and everything from the features and habitat of a bird to sites to see when traveling to a specific place. What is micro-learning? When and where does it work well? What characteristics define micro-learning?

Understanding the Role of Training in the Extended Enterprise

Litmos

One organization I’ve worked with offered a suite of tutorials online for free, but that was backed up with paid certifications and on-site support as part of a learning plan. And again, this is a role for L&D. There’s much talk about the ‘extended enterprise’ today.

Learnlets » Visualizing the role of visuals

Clark Quinn

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5 Ways Video Role-Play Will Transform Your Training Effectiveness

KnowledgeAnywhere

One technique that deserves particular attention is video role-play; in fact, here are five ways in which utilizing online video coaching can transform your training effectiveness. Role-playing is particularly effective in sales training environments, due to the high-pressure situations reps can encounter. Through video role-playing, these situations can be better anticipated and learned. Video role-playing could be the exception.

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MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 4: Their Role in Corporate Universities

ID Reflections

They will expect and demand to learn differently -- social, mobile and cloud will play a big role. This post, as the title says, is about Corporate Universities (CU) and the role of MOOCs therein. The world has gotten complicated.

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Anatomy of an LMS Administrator – Part 2, Additional Roles of the LMS Administrator

Web Courseworks

Handling Site Settings, Report Generation, and the Front/Home Page – An Interview with Michael Lanius: As promised in my last post on LMS administration, I have a second set of interview clips to share from my chat with Michael Lanius about his perspective on an LMS Administrator’s role. Michael is a senior support staffer at Web Courseworks who has played all the roles related to being a Learning Management Systems (LMS) Administrator.

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Anatomy of an LMS Administrator – Part 2, Additional Roles of the LMS Administrator

Web Courseworks

Handling Site Settings, Report Generation, and the Front/Home Page – An Interview with Michael Lanius: As promised in my last post on LMS administration, I have a second set of interview clips to share from my chat with Michael Lanius about his perspective on an LMS Administrator’s role. Michael is a senior support staffer at Web Courseworks who has played all the roles related to being a Learning Management Systems (LMS) Administrator.

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The Role of a Learning Management System in a World Awash in Learning Content

Absorb LMS

They can turn to Blogs, Twitter, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. A client recently asked if I could help him prepare a presentation he’ll be delivering to colleagues within his organization.

The Role of a Learning Management System in a World Awash in Learning Content

Absorb LMS

They can turn to Blogs, Twitter, wikis, social networks, video sites, etc. A client recently asked if I could help him prepare a presentation he’ll be delivering to colleagues within his organization.

ASTD Webcast on Manager's Role in Employee Learning and Performance Improvement

The Peformance Improvement

I did a webcast for the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) on the topic of the manager’s role in employee learning and performance improvement. If you didn’t attend and would still like to listen to my talk and see the slides, go to the ASTD site. Again, a more in-depth explanation of all of these points is available at the ASTD site for the webcast.

The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. The role of the teacher will evolve. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The role of the Personal Learning Advisor: supporting everyday workplace learning

Jane Hart

Click on the SIGN UP HERE link above , and you will be taken to a page at the PayPal site to pay. Click Return to Tesserae Ltd to return to this site. Next public online workshop runs: 4 – 29 APRIL 2016.

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Roles in CoP's

The Learning Circuits

In my role as blogmeister for LCB I've done a lot of reading in the communities of practice literature to gain a better understanding of how online communities work. One model I've developed is around the roles and interactions members of a community have as participants in that community.

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The future of MOOCs

E-Learning Provocateur

One way to do that is to leverage MOOCs for content delivery and provide value-added instruction (discussion, Q&A, worked examples, role plays etc) to local students – who of course will pay a premium for the privilege. The role of the teacher will evolve. MOOCs get a bad rap.

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The changing role of L&D: from “packaging” to “scaffolding” plus “social capability building”

Jane Hart

But in the meantime if you are interested in the area of social capability building, take a look at the Connected Worker site.

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6 Reasons You Need a Social LMS Right Now!

Origin Learning

Eduardo, I’m not talking about a dating site, I’m talking about taking the entire social experience of college and putting it online.” – Mark Zuckerberg in ‘The Social Network’. To change the role of the instructor.

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Diversity Is Learning’s Business

CLO Magazine

In today’s world of work, many employees post anonymous comments to employer review sites like Glassdoor or turn to chat forums like Blind to air grievances rather than confront their employers directly. Learning’s Role in D&I.

How Fonts Take a Starring Role in Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

And in that case, the fonts we use play a critical role to the visual design and tone of the course. Pay attention to how the fonts are used on a page or web site. The video below shows how graphic designer, Brian Hoff , selected the right font for one of his projects.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour.

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Augmented ID - and the role of UI dsign for learning

Mark Oehlert

Here is the company site. Found this at Ewan McIntosh's blog. I LOVE the way the company talks about creating rich and engaging user interfaces.

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eLearning, Social Sites, Web Design, & the Silent Revolution

Big Dog, Little Dog

The explosive growth of social editing or social news sites such as Digg.com, Newsvine.com and NewsTrust.net , has made a pressing issue of these debates about the virtues of an unedited public sphere and the control of information. That's because social editing web sites allow users to source, debate and prioritize content without intervention from an editorial staff. E learning, web-based training, - whatever you call it, it's evolving - The Center for Workplace Excellence.

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Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour.

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Learners as producers

Learning with e's

Firstly, the traditional role of teachers is changing. Teacher roles have been moving from didactic to facilitative roles ever since constructivist theories started to enter into teacher training curricula.

Conflicting personas: social media as an ‘AND’ role (initially titled ‘AND’ job which is entirely inappropriate, even for this blog)

Janet Clarey

These dueling roles have created a persona issue for me. teaching about my “AND&# role. These are all related to my “AND&# role. I’ve got information to share about both roles. Separate accounts for some social networking sites to keep topics organized.

Product Review: Mzinga OmniSocial

eLearning 24-7

OmniSocial is a social learning platform, with learning management capabilities and with the ability to select individual apps in the system and only use those you select to install onto your web site or learning portal. Sites and Zones. Sites and Zones – Sub categories (listed as Manage Sites and Zones). You can choose to add advertisements (there is an icon for that), images, text, mail, role select and HTML.

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The future of classrooms

Learning with e's

This is due to the rapid proliferation of mobile technology, the disintermediation of traditional teacher and student roles, new trends such as MOOCs and the upsurge of user generated content on social media sites - all of which take learning away from previously familiar territory.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here?

Mark Oehlert

A few weeks ago, a story came out about how Facebook will allow apps built for Facebook to work on other Web sites. Blends and extends the power of a social network outside of the Web site of that network.

Blurred lines between eLearning Content, Platforms and Customers

Rustici Software

Yep, it’s a pretty big endeavor and you’ll hear more from us about it as we get closer to launching the new sites. During this process, we’ve discovered this: the definition of roles within the eLearning industry are not as clear cut as they once were.

Ch-ch-changes to our leadership and websites

Rustici Software

If you’ve been following SCORM.com for awhile, you might be familiar with Mike Rustici and Tim Martin, the co-founders of Rustici Software (the folks behind this site). TJ most recently served as the Director of Products and brings a wealth of technical leadership and expertise to his new role. Changes are abound at SCORM.com and Rustici Software! We wanted to let you know about a few things coming soon and a recent leadership change to help keep you in the loop. What’s changing?

11 Popular (Free) Plugins Used with LearnDash

LearnDash

Every single WordPress site out there uses plugins, and usually more than one. Theme My Login – A straightforward option for creating login and registration forms on the front-end of your site. We use it on our demo site. Sucuri – The go-to choice for bolstering your WordPress site’s security settings. This arguably a “must-have” for any WordPress site.

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Renaming the “learning professional�?

Janet Clarey

What blanket term describes your role? Poking job sites, I see frequent variations of the following job titles associated w/ workplace learning. For a class assignment, I wrote a one-page summary on the topic of the effectiveness of blogging as a professional development tool for critical thinking. Something like that. I don’t know. My topic changes every freakin’ 5 seconds probably because I’m just not that into this class. Light 3K on fire, right?

Which Social Media Website Do Digitals Prefer Most and Why?

Your Training Edge

Out of a plethora of social media sites, there are few that the digitals prefer the most. The site now has over 900million users and provides a single platform for both businesses and the general public.

Lessons Learned From a Former Biotech Training Manager

Bottom-Line Performance

The subject matter is highly technical, there are many different roles to train and the industry is highly regulated. How did you end up in a training role at Envigo? The roles are extremely technical. Think back to when you were first starting out in a training role.

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