Social Learning Cannot be a Bolt-On Strategy
APRIL 27, 2015
Even as I was mulling over the topic and browsing through Dion Hinchcliffe's posts for insights on social business, I had a moment of epiphany. Social Learning and social business go hand in hand. A piecemeal approach to social learning will only serve to confound us further.
Thoughts on Learning Design Strategy
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
At the DevLearn conference, I ran a Morning Buzz on Learning Design Strategy. I started with a set of questions to address, so I’ll go through their comments in roughly that order (though we didn’t exactly follow this structure): What is learning design strategy?
Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Get Social Online. Introduce them to the social groups in the online portal. The social group can be gamified to motivate peers to help each other, with bonus points to help the new employee. Invitations to casual meetings are also best when shared on the social network.
Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy
MAY 18, 2015
I recently wrote about the challenges of integrating social learning in the workplace. Even as I was mulling over the topic and browsing through Dion Hinchcliffe’s posts for insights on social business, I had a moment of epiphany.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
take the same training at the same time also benefit from the social nature of this learning. Secret 4: Socialize the Learning with Others. Social learning can increase engagement, stimulate discussion, and establish credibility in. Seven Simple Secrets to.
Adding Social Learning to Your Existing Training Strategy
AUGUST 15, 2016
This is where the social learning component comes into play. However, once we leave traditional classrooms and enter the workforce, the social aspect of training and development often disappears from the learning experience. Instructional Design Online Learning social learning
Do You Know How to Create an Actionable Learning Strategy?
APRIL 19, 2017
Part of the learning leader’s job is to develop organizational learning strategies. For one thing, organizations aren’t reviewing their learning and development strategies very often. percent revisited strategies once or not at all.
Promote Learning Transfer, Accelerate Strategy Execution
FEBRUARY 9, 2017
Manager engagement and structured social interaction with other learners support each participant’s learning/performance improvement journey. Homepage Top Story - Right Column Strategy blended program LTP strategy execution
How Can Social Learning Spice Up Your Existing Learning Strategy?
JULY 11, 2016
In this article, I will touch upon what social learning is and the reasons why you should adopt it. I will also outline how exactly you can use it to enhance your existing learning strategy and the business gains that will accrue as a result. What Ιs Social Learning?
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
MIND-SET CAREER DEVELOPMENT IS NOT A LADDER SOCIAL LEARNING WISDOM OF CROWDS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY CONTENT CURATION AVAILABLE, ACCESSIBLE AND. STRATEGY" 22 Wisdom of crowds for the digital age ARE YOU KEEN TO TRY OUT INTERACTIVE VIDEO THIS YEAR? Social learning was described as.
Culture Before Strategy
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
In an insightful article, Ken Majer (full disclosure, a boss of mine many years ago) has written about the need to have the right culture before executing strategy. social strategyAnd this strikes me as a valuable contribution to thinking about effective change in the transformation of L&D in the Revolution. I have argued that you can get some benefits from the Revolution without having an optimized culture, but you’re not going to tap into the full potential.
MARCH 30, 2016
I was talking with my ITA colleagues, and we were discussing the state of awareness of social learning. And we were somewhat concerned that at least from some evidence, there’re some misconceptions around about social learning. There are number of reasons to be interested in social learning: it’s more natural : our learning mechanisms were social before they were formal. So what is good social learning? social strategy
7 Strategies to Facilitate "Working Out Loud"
MAY 25, 2015
WOL is a Mindset, an Attitude - Working out loud is not dependent on an individual's savviness with various social sharing platforms. Finally, here is a check-list from Austin Kleon from Show Your Work: Collaboration future_of_work pkm PLN social learning wol
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
Sparked by the sight of a post about ‘social training’, I jokingly asked my ITA colleagues whether they could train me to be social. Jane talks about being asked “how you make people learn socially”, and mentions that you can’t force people to be social. There are multiple areas that can be addressed, but it’s not to make people learn socially. social strategy
10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning
JUNE 21, 2016
There are a multitude of interaction methods in an eLearning environment to promote social learning. Research has repeatedly indicated the enhanced productivity associated with social learning. But which strategy is the most effective? Ask your Peers About Social Learning.
Social Learning pays off! A Success Story
AUGUST 27, 2015
In a world where the social platform is increasingly the way to connect, learn, grow and scale, businesses are being made to alter their thinking. However, as almost all had their own smartphone or tablet, devising a mobile strategy to support learning seemed to be the best answer.
Defining 5 Modern Instructional Strategies
JANUARY 18, 2017
We have explored some new language of learning definitions this week, so let’s continue our exploration by defining a few different instructional strategies that we use on a regular basis to design, develop, deliver, produce, and facilitate our modern learning campaigns. Instructional strategies are the approaches that we use in the design, development, and delivery of learning to engage our students in learning experiences.
Micro-Learning as a Workplace Learning Strategy
APRIL 27, 2015
It is critical not only understand the drivers behind this sudden surge but also how it can be implemented in workplace learning strategy. Feedback discussions can be a part of an organization’s micro-learning strategy.
9 Strategies to Make Your Peer Learning Program Thrive
APRIL 13, 2017
Getting people together is great, but using the following strategies will significantly accelerate peer learning: Leverage common threads among participants. For peer communities within an organization, focus on needs or challenges that span departments or center on organizational strategies.
Creating an e-learning strategy that works
APRIL 21, 2015
Rather, it should be developing an e-learning strategy. An e-learning strategy can be and should be used in whatever industry or market. Need a strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. What constitutes a strategy? Say the word “strategy” and people start to worry. Right there, you devised a strategy. What your e-learning strategy needs to include. The Conversation.
What Is Your Digital Learning Strategy?
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
This means 30-second video clips, socially-fueled conversations and knowledge, external sources of information, and multimodal search engines with natural-language dialog queries can and should be used to help employees find useful, corporate-influenced content while on the job.
7 Strategies to Facilitate “Working Out Loud”
JULY 6, 2015
WOL is a Mindset, an Attitude – Working out loud is not dependent on an individual’s savviness with various social sharing platforms. Sahana Chattopadhyay is an L&D Consultant, OD Specialist, Blended Learning Architect, Social Learning Evangelist, and Blogger.
Integrating Social Learning In The Workplace
MAY 11, 2015
I have been writing about social learning and its related concepts – communities of practices , working out loud and skills for the networked world for quite some time now. The catch is that “social learning” cannot just be implemented or enforced. For social learning to thrive (i.e.,
Social Media Strategy thoughts
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
What is a social media strategy for outreach? I’m mentioning these as two of the most viable and visible tools for social media engagement. If an organization is on social media, and increasingly they should be, it needs to be interactive. Your Twitter strategy should be aligned with your Facebook strategy, so your tweets point to new information on Facebook, your Facebook account reflects your tweets, etc. social strategy
How to Integrate Social Learning in the Workplace
APRIL 24, 2015
Social learning is not a new concept. Various theories have explained man’s social approach to learning, some of these dating to as back as the 1940s. Social learning , thus waned away. Integrating social learning at the workplace requires the following –.
Strategies for Implementing Gamification in Your Training MOOCs
Your Training Edge
DECEMBER 15, 2014
Below are four strategies for effectively implementing gamification in your training MOOC. A great example of this strategy comes from Salesforce, which implemented a gamification initiative specifically to improve security-related behaviors.
Becoming a Social Business – Beyond Culture Change
DECEMBER 13, 2015
Over the past few years, the need to become a social business and to promote enterprise-wide collaboration have taken hold in many organizations. The military metaphor dominates the world of business – right from “staff”, “line”, “chain of command”, to “ war for talent”, “ competitive strategy”, and “line of fire ”. Sahana Chattopadhyay is an L&D Consultant, OD Specialist, Blended Learning Architect, Social Learning Evangelist, and Blogger.
Social Technology, Community Management & Organizational Development
AUGUST 6, 2015
The diagram traces the evolution of different social technology and their potential to enforce and enable a deep change in how organizations function and their structure. Read the post, How Social Technology has Emerged as an Enterprise Management Model , for an in-depth understanding.
Integrating Social Learning in the Workplace
APRIL 10, 2015
I have been writing about social learning and its related concepts – communities of practices , working out loud and skills for the networked world for quite some time now. The catch is that “ social learning” cannot just be implemented or enforced. For social learning to thrive (i.e.,
What drives Social Media Learning?
MARCH 17, 2016
Diverse culture, multiple locations, and a globalized workforce are causing businesses to re-think their learning strategies. Can a formal, regulated, and structured framework be given to social learning ?
6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy
AUGUST 16, 2012
When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. Experience suggests that mlearning works best in enhancing the social, informal, just-in-time, and performance support solutions/initiatives.
Using Social Media to Drive Social Learning
ATD Learning Technologies
JANUARY 14, 2016
The ATD and i4cp study Instructional Design Now: A New Age of Learning and Beyond reported in early 2015 that social learning was in use by fewer than three in 10 organizations. Here’s a look at the full results: Make access to social learning easy and fast; 68%.
e-Learning and Compliance Training: Strategies for impactful course design
OCTOBER 14, 2014
So, while the technology platform is compatible with compliance trainings, there are certain design strategies that also need to be kept in mind when creating a compliance online learning course. Compliance trainings feature prominently in most organizational training calendars.
eLearning Content And Social Media
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
You want your eLearners to stay with you much more than 8 seconds and be engaged by your social media marketing (SMM) content. You will want to use an advanced strategy in your SMM based on real world facts. Some strategies involve following people who follow you.
Improving Professional Learning: 12 Strategies to Enhance Performance
MAY 18, 2016
While this was most pronounced in the medical field—where advances were occurring at a dizzying pace—it also occurred within organizations for teachers, lawyers, business professionals, social workers, psychologists, accountants, and even clergy.
Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic. I went back and looked at what I had written before on eLearning Strategy and saw that I had said at the time: I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Strategy eLearning 3.0