Mindflash Launches the First Social Training App for Yammer Users

Mindflash

PALO ALTO, CA–(Marketwire – August 13, 2012) – Mindflash, the leading online training platform, today announced its launch of the first training app for Yammer, a leading provider of enterprise social networks. This deeply integrated experience makes employee training more social and more accessible for the companies already using Yammer for collaboration and communications. Yammer users can download the Mindflash app from the Yammer Apps Directory today.

17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning

Learnnovators

Schone and John Polaschek at DevLearn 2009) discusses how Yammer was shortlisted and implemented at Qualcomm for encouraging micro learning within the corporate environment. THE QUOTE: “ I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. ”- Winston Churchill.

Monitter - Keyword Tracking of twitter

Mark Oehlert

You enter three keywords and then Monitter tracks those words in twitter and pushes the results into three columns. could see this and/or its accompanying widget being a sort of dashboard for tracking twitter feeds relevant to or from within your organization.

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How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

As a personal learning tool, Twitter is great but it’s a public platform and what you share on it is available to everyone, some organizations may need tools which can be installed behind their firewalls (Laconica, Yonkly) or that is available as a secure private service (Yammer).

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Key social learning resources: Part 11 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

My weekly Monday round-up of key social learning resources was interrupted last week by my Top 100 Tools 2011 posting , but this week we are back on track with a five more valuable articles and postings. Recently Yammer announced new social features.

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Diigo - or any other social bookmarker Diigo is very important to keep track off your online sources. Yammer - or other tool for rapid, private conversations Yammer is widely known and used within organizations, often not by all employees. If you have your own Yammer network you can easily build an external network in which people with different email accounts can exchange. Yammer is spontaneous, but experienced as chaotic and fast.

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Micro-blogging at Work

eLearning Weekly

There are many micro-blogging platforms (see below) that allow you to easily track messages from your friends and peers, and they also make it easy to search for messages that were previously posted. Yammer. Tags: eLearning Tools SocialNetworks Learning ProfessionalDevelopment Training technology software productivity Twitter microblogging Yammer micro-blogging

The Best of e-Learning in November

Trivantis

Find out how easy it is to set up and start tracking informal and formal content with Lectora® Express – The Easy LMS. featuring enhanced design tools, faster and easier status tracking and support for 7 languages. Making Your Yammer Community Work: Tips from Allison Michels.

The Importance of Informal Learning at the Workplace

Origin Learning

From an organizational viewpoint, bite-sized learning nuggets need a lower budget to develop, are easier to build, deploy, and track learner progress.

Enterprise Community Management: “joining up” learning and working

Jane Hart

they have designed, delivered, tracked and managed the whole process), then it is of little relevance or consequence to the L&D department, and view self-organised team learning as a “work” activity, and hence the sole responsibility of line managers.

Why Slack Might Become the #1 Tool for Learning

eLearning Architect

The key driver for this was to replace tools such as Yammer, Skype and Jive (which haven't seen much engagement) and to consolidate these platforms into one tool.

20 learning measurement ideas to show impact and improve performance

Elucidat

Here’s 20 ideas for learning measurements that you can track – you may need just one! here we share 20 ideas for learning measurement that you can track before content development, during development, and after launch. Track usage. Track sessions. Track shares.

My 15 favourite Australian e-learning bloggers

E-Learning Provocateur

Stephen Colman – To be perfectly honest, I only stumbled upon Steve’s musings after his employer and mine merged and he started banging on about stuff on Yammer. Sally Foley-Lewis – Sally focuses on manager training at her Fast Track Manager Productivity blog.

The Secret to Designing Training For Busy Schedules

Mindflash

In this training module, you can show how to create an effective agenda, distribute it before the meeting, how to keep the meeting on track, and assign next steps so people know what to do as a results of what was discussed in the meeting.

6 Digital Learning Trends You Need to Know About

DigitalChalk eLearning

Or it can be a little more complex with the use of leaderboards to track and benchmark learners against each other. Social media: organizations are using platforms like Yammer and LinkedIn for learning.

The rise of the MWL Intrapreneur

Jane Hart

And it certainly doesn’t mean acquiring yet another learning platform – in an attempt to capture, track and measure everything everyone learns! I recently read a powerful blog post by Helen Blunden called Learning & Development need to get their groove back.

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ASAE Tech Conference 2014: A Recap

Web Courseworks

TurnoutNow has created a system in which Bluetooth “Beacons” are deployed across an area to track the movement of participants with the TurnoutNow app installed. There was quite a span of ideas presented: Chatter / Yammer.

Why your Enterprise Social Network is your most valuable social learning platform

Jane Hart

I use an ESN (Yammer in fact) to host the online workshops I run. This is the article I wrote for the January edition of Inside Learning Technologies magazine. It is an extract from my recent book, Modern Workplace Learning: A resource guide for L&D.

Mindflash’s Updated Series Feature

Mindflash

We have also added a Public Series page which allows Trainees to register themselves in the Series; the link to this page can be shared via email and/or Yammer, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. The Track Tab. The last and perhaps most exciting addition to Series is the new Track tab.

Flexing Your Tools to Create Maximum-Impact Online Training

Mindflash

LMS’s provide us with enhanced capabilities and ease-of-use in creating course catalogs, launching courses, inviting and registering students, tracking progress, and assessments, among other features. Ensure compliance with quizzes , duration tracking, and engagement tracking.

Social Media Policy?

Clark Quinn

I believe that if you find someone interesting, and follow both their blogs and their tweets, you can see what they’re tracking and then their reflections, and use them as a mentor. Other social media tools I use for specific things include Yammer, Skype, and of course dedicated tools like Google Docs of various sorts, Doodle, and more. So what’s your social media policy? It’s not something you should do lightly, or haphazardly, it seems to me.

Why It's Time to Dump Your LMS for a PLE [Infographic]

Launchfire

Most LMSs are only capable of tracking participate and pass/fail, which isn’t enough to evaluate the efficacy of your program -- let alone link it to business results. You walk into work, sit down at your desk and fire up your computer.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Wikispaces features a WYSIWIG editor, widgets for enhancements to other services, ability to upload multimedia content, discussions, RSS and email notifications, revision tracking and security options. Yammer.

Microlearning under the Microscope: How to Incorporate Microlearning into Online Training

Mindflash

LMS’ help by tracking participation, engagement, and feedback so you can create data-driven learning. Micro-blogging through social networks like Yammer can extend the conversation and make learning real. Students earn badges, track progress, and receive instant feedback.

Using Social Media to Drive Social Learning

ATD Learning Technologies

Track and report on social media technology use for learning; 41%. That’s all built into this personal learning portal, which also enables employees to earn badges as they complete specific learning tracks.”

Mindflash’s Updated Series Feature

Mindflash

We have also added a Public Series page which allows Trainees to register themselves in the Series; the link to this page can be shared via email and/or Yammer, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. The Track Tab. The last and perhaps most exciting addition to Series is the new Track tab.

Why It's Time to Dump Your LMS for a PLE [Infographic]

Launchfire

Most LMSs are only capable of tracking participate and pass/fail, which isn’t enough to evaluate the efficacy of your program — let alone link it to business results. You walk into work, sit down at your desk and fire up your computer.

The Pros of Social Media for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Many organization are also using internal social media services like Yammer and Slack. Another way to stay on top of the good content is to track topics is via hashtag. The training industry is changing rapidly and technology plays a big role in that change, especially social media.

Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

User profile (and ability to see others’ profiles) with bios, user photos, biographies and status tracking visible in LMS. In 2016, most people are accustomed to social media and the conventions associated with profiles, friends, posts, liking and sharing.

What's really ready for prime time in corporate learning?

Litmos

They can now report back to LMSs as well, so you can track. Yammer, SocialCast, or the like). It’s easy, with all the buzz around new technologies, to get excited about the possibilities.

Learning Campaigns: Driving Engagement and Performance Improvement – Part 3

Fort Hill Company

It happens in-person through conversations, meetings, programs and events, as well as online via social media outlets like Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn, and on collaboration technology like Yammer, Jive and 70-20®. You can also track how people feel about their development and the types of supportive social interactions they have with others.

New Learning Solutions

Tony Karrer

But interesting market entry can also be things like the strategy that Yammer took. Yammer thus provides a very interesting market entry model that can effectively beat out competitors who need to go through a full IT sales cycle. Or unique aspects of sending it out to the right people and tracking who's completed it? For the past 15 years, I've spent a lot of time working on start-ups both inside and outside the world of eLearning.

3 Secrets of Workshop Facilitators: Leverage Them to Author eLearning Rapidly

Mindflash

Organize online discussion groups using Yammer to keep the conversations going. What tips can you share to help instructional designers fast track content creation for online training? I personally love facilitated, in-person training workshops.

5 eLearning Trends Leading to the End of the Learning Management System

easygenerator

As a result, companies are turning to collaboration tools, such as Yammer or Epath that facilitate performance based learning, informal learning, social collaboration and knowledge sharing. Just three years ago I wrote a post on the future of eLearning.

Curation: A Core Competency for Learning Professionals

The Learning Circuits

This learning doesn't go through the training department, and it isn ’ t tracked by the organization ’ s learning management system. Networks like Twitter, facebook, or internal solutions like Yammer enable this social workplace learning to break through the constraints of face-to-face meetings.