New Association LMS Selection White Paper Available

Association eLearning

As a follow up to our recent webinar with association eLearning experts, Celisa Steele and Jeff Cobb with Tagoras , we’ve published a new white paper for associations beginning or in the midst of selecting a new learning management system (LMS) for their online membership education programs. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

Digitec Publishes Association LMS Selection White Paper

Association eLearning

To help make sense of it all, Digitec has released its new industry white paper, 8 Steps to Selecting an Association LMS. Whether you’re just getting started, or have narrowed down your list to a select few, the white paper offers a few practical suggestions on how to simplify the process of selecting your new LMS. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

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Harnessing the Power of Mobile eLearning: A White Paper from the eLearning Guild

eLearning Brothers

This white paper proposal, titled “ Harnessing the Mobile Storm: The Power and Potential of Mobile Learning “, has many valuable insights into the changing face of the learning and development landscape, coming from experienced minds who know their way around the industry. We’ve gained some interesting knowledge from the paper and wanted to tease a few tidbits we found particularly fascinating.

100 eLearning Articles and White Papers

Tony Karrer

My collection of eLearning Articles, White Papers, Blog Posts, etc. Managing the Complexity of Forming an Online Networking Community: 14. re a new brEEd Still new on campus, social software tools can support students and staff beyond the classroom, reaching around the world for learning and communication 17. We Learning, Part II Second part of an interesting article - We Learning: Social Software and E-Learning, Part II.

Digital Future Of Consumer Goods Industry Using Online LMS

G-Cube

They have started shopping online, downloading books or movies when commuting and sharing purchasing ideas with others on social media platforms. Today, less use of paper and shifting towards online sources has become essential to make products environmental-friendly. Social media platform. Modern consumers are turning to social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, etc. White papers Consumer Goods FMCG

Are You Asking the Right Questions at Your Association?

Association eLearning

In their recently released white paper, Getting to the “Good Stuff”: Evidence-Based Decision Making for Associations , Elizabeth Engel, Spark Consulting and Peter Houstle, Mariner Management , share the stories of six associations that are using these new data capabilities effectively to ask better questions and make better decisions as a result. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn.

Top 5 Reasons You Will Leave your LMS – and How to Switch Successfully

Association eLearning

A use-case can be as simple as a white board exercise, walking through the steps a learner, administrator and content creator would perform to complete various tasks in the LMS. For more information on those steps and other tips, check out our white paper: “8 Steps to Selecting your Association LMS.” During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook.

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Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

Years ago a start-up commissioned me to write a white paper that would help put them on the map. I wrote the paper that follows. The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. This paper addresses how organizations, particularly business organizations, can get more done. Learning is social. Know-how (creative skills, social practices, tacit knowing-as-doing, experience). IBM white paper by Rob Cross.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Clay Shirky at Web 2.0 White Paper Solicitation and I came to this section of items that would be valuable to have addressed by submitted white papers: "Collaboration and Community. Similarly Friend Connect allows Web site visitors to see, invite, and interact with new friends, or… with existing friends from social sites on the Web."

New Insights into 21st Century Information Sources and Organizations

There Is No Chalk

I recently wrote a white paper that highlighted the importance of understanding the ways in which individuals in an organization select and use sources of information, and how an individual's "information habits" are an important dynamic in creating meaningful skills. Tags: performance information sources social networking new media information literacy learning workplace

Join Us on LinkedIn

Performitiv

If you are, please join the Performitiv LinkedIn site. Performitiv posts weekly messages on LinkedIn that provides creative insights about learning measurement. In addition, our LinkedIn site is the place to go when Performitiv authors new white papers. In the past we’ve posted summaries of our Impact Optimization Model, our Micro Learning Measurement Paper and other relevant topics. Are you interested in thoughtful content about learning analytics?

Deployment Vs. Implementation – Is There a Difference?

Living in Learning

Okay…so my trigger got tripped this morning on a white paper put out by HR.Com…which, by the way, was very well done. Discovery & Consulting Learning @ the Point of Work Rants & Ramblings deployment implementation LinkedIn performance support performer support PSO work contextWhat tripped my trigger was not what was included in the article, “An Overview of HCM Technology Deployment and Factors Influencing the Strategy, but what was left out.

How to Select Your Association LMS

Association eLearning

We also invite you to download our free industry white paper, 8 Steps to Selecting your Association LMS. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. In this recorded webinar, Digitec Interactive’s President and Creative Director , Jack McGrath, and association eLearning experts, Jeff Cobb and Celisa Steele from Tagoras discuss the proven process they have developed to help associations select the right learning management system (LMS) for their association.

6 Steps to Printing Money at Your Association with eLearning

Association eLearning

We also invite you to download our free industry white paper, 8 Steps to Selecting your Association LMS. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. In this recorded webinar, Tom Morrison, CEO at the Metal Treating Institute (MTI) and Jack McGrath, President and Creative Director at Digitec Interactive come together to share the secret to “printing money” at your association with eLearning.

Multi-Tenancy in Moodle

Moodle Journal

If all this grabs your interest then follow this link From Lambda Solutions and read some more, there is even a free white paper on the subject. While my own postings to Twitter these days seem be almost exclusively from other social networks, that still leaves me feeling a regular education user of the micro blogger, just hash tag SkipperAbel my avatar name from SecondLife

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7 Ways to Engage Your Learners After Course Completion

LearnDash

If you don’t have the resources to build a forum yet, you can also create a community on social media. LinkedIn and Facebook both offer private, invite-only groups. Doing so would create a networking opportunity for members, and it would keep your program front of mind.

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Top 10 Learning Tools 2018

Clark Quinn

GoodReader: I use GoodReader on my iPad to read longish PDFs, white papers, and things. It gets autoposted to LinkedIn and Facebook (at least, notifications), so comments there or here are a way for me to learn. Every year of late, Jane Hart has polled about people’s top 10 learning tools. From this, she creates a list of the top 100 learning tools. It’s a fun and valuable exercise, so as usual I’ll weigh in with mine (in no particular order).

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Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0

Corporate Learning Insights and Trends from TrainingIndustry.com

dVinci Interactive

Their website includes articles, case studies, white papers, research studies and global top 20 lists to support innovation and to connect buyers and sellers. When it comes to delivering performance improvement, today’s learning leader has a myriad of options from virtual instructor-led training to MOOCs to mobile performance support tools, social learning communities and many other approaches. Just prior to my interview, the news hit that LinkedIn acquired Lynda.com for 1.5

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A Primer on Learning Game Design

Bottom-Line Performance

In the coming weeks, we will release portions of our upcoming paper, A Primer on Learning Game Design. Much like our previous paper, Lessons on mLearning , chunks will be made available on this blog. The paper (and our upcoming blog posts) will cover: • The What and the Why of Gamification. To get you pumped about games, we’re starting with the END of our paper – where we give you references to check out. Social justice/awareness: [link].

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Corporate MOOCs Reveal How Badging Can Boost Your Brand

Web Courseworks

Social learning is a contributing factor to why MOOCS are successful and one of the reasons they require such a massive audience. White Paper Case Study : Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC. From the White Paper case study on Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC: Transforming training to increase seller engagement, results show how Microsoft used a MOOC for sales team members to implement training for their new business approach.

Using Video to Reach the Distracted Millennial Man

KZO Innovations

Mobile goes hand-in-hand with social. With 70% of millennial men using social networking sites, according to Nielsen, the opportunity is clear. Using sites such as Facebook and YouTube to promote posts can extend your reach significantly and deliver meaningful engagement. The endless torrent of posts across social channels can help people discover – or rediscover – that video.

Social Learning: what actually is it?

Jane Hart

Following my last post Social Learning: Are you starting from the right place , I was asked to explain what “social learning” actually is in an organizational context. If you haven’t yet come across The New Social Learning book (by Marcia Conner and Tony Bingham), this is a must-read. ” “Social learning is how groups work and share knowledge to become better practitioners.” Come and visit the Social Learning Centre.

A learning experience isn’t just the content

Learning Pool

This short article is adapted from a new paper by John Helmer, in collaboration with myself and many others, to extract the ‘X’ from Learning Experiences. ‘In We thought hard about this question when we were researching the Learning Pool white paper: Experience: Theory, Design and Supporting Technologies for an experience-based Learning Culture. Read the white paper.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 2

Upside Learning

In continuation to our weekly roundup of the best links shared on Twitter and Facebook, here is a collection of our top 15 links from the last week, each accompanied by a quick brief. In its new Education White Paper, the government says the key to improving standards in England’s schools is ‘good teaching’. Tim Berners-Lee: Facebook Could Fragment Web.

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Everything’s Coming Up Networks (except learning)

Jay Cross

Sloan Management Review has a great interview with Andy McAfee on What Sells CEOs on Social Networking. ” They understand the power of weak ties in enterprise social networks. Sure, there are fears of losing control, the fact that hierarchy and social networks are not comfortable bedfellows, and the inevitable paradigm drag. ” Yesterday IBM presented a compelling case for social business excellence at the Enterprise 2.0 Facebook-itus.

Corporate MOOCs Reveal How Badging Can Boost Your Brand

Web Courseworks

Social learning is a contributing factor to why MOOCS are successful and one of the reasons they require such a massive audience. White Paper Case Study: Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC. From the White Paper case study on Microsoft’s Corporate MOOC: Transforming training to increase seller engagement, results show how Microsoft used a MOOC for sales team members to implement training for their new business approach.

Beyond the course

Clark Quinn

Without going into all the thinking (it’s elaborated more in several places, including this white paper ; PDF), the point is that supporting people in performance includes not just courses, but content and job aids, and connections to people. The social network provides the rest of the support around the courses which really only serve the situation where a major skill-shift change is needed.

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Top 3 Questions to Ask Before Choosing eLearning for Your Association

Association eLearning

During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters. Share this on Facebook. Share this on LinkedIn. A major issue in the news lately is the “skills-gap” problem. A recent U.S. News article by Joyce Russell reported that despite a relatively high unemployment rate in the U.S., 80% of manufacturers are unable to find the right talent to fill open positions.

Nashville Notes: Closing Keynote – Ross Dawson

Trivantis

He is Founding Chairman of four companies: international consulting and ventures firm Advanced Human Technologies, futures think-tank Future Exploration Network, leading events firm The Insight Exchange and online start-up Repyoot. He is author of the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships , now out in its second edition, and the acclaimed book Living Networks , which foresaw the social networking revolution.

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Mention those members who achieved the “high score” at your next meeting, on your website or on your association’s Facebook page. Social media is your best bud when you have a limited marketing budget. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on expensive web banners and ads in industry newsletters, spend an hour each day sharing the word about your new eLearning offering on social networks. With Facebook Ads you decide who sees your posts and how much you spend.

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Digital (Learning) Readiness: A Call for L&D Action

Learning Wire

On the positive side is that these employees are already actively seeking out the skills they would need to suit the demands of a digital business (UNC White Paper -Brecher et al, 2016). The conservatives feel more comfortable sticking to the tried and tested methods for learning content, social and collaborative learning and tools supporting learning management and administration. Staff at all levels are learning through experience, social networks and formal learning.

Does anyone else see "Student Records" in "Data Portability"?

Mark Oehlert

White Paper Solicitation and I came to this section of items that would be valuable to have addressed by submitted white papers: "Collaboration and Community. enable interoperability among learning systems and the technologies that support collaboration and community, including social networks, community learning, wikis, blogs, multiplayer games, and the emerging world of user generated content?". with existing friends from social sites on the Web.".

Your social wishlist

Jay Cross

How will you take advantage of your in-house social network? Use networks to create services and share collective intelligence. Your company will install an in-house social network. Wise Chief Learning Officers are thinking about how social networks will augment learning & development. Social business is the flavor of the day in the C-suites of the Fortune 500. The allure of social business is captivating. and learning networks.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (4)

Jay Cross

As one pundit put it, “The ROI of social networking is being in business a few years from now.”. Hierarchical and network-era (2012) companies Collaborative. Facebook. has taught hundreds of millions of people about social networking. It’s not just about the technology, so we examined also some of the human aspects of implementation, including the rationale for different sorts of social networks. Fourth post in a series.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

Technological infrastructure for social learning. In its place enters social and informal learning hubs like on-demand content, live online discussions, wikis and forums, and searchable content archives. The great news is that social and informal learning don’t require new systems because learning can take place on the same “platform” as the existing social network, if a company already has one. Social computing. Learning Networks.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

The eLearning applications of this technology are very much in their infancy; we expect them to be pioneered by firms like Google, IBM (which markets its Watson technology in connection with various LMS platforms it has acquired over the years), Microsoft (which just invested in the lifelong learning space with its purchase of LinkedIn/Lynda), and even Amazon. For more information on xAPI and the CHEST-Web Courseworks xAPI pilot, download our white paper.