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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > News > Welcome to Xyleme Insider! Welcome to Xyleme Insider! January 20th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Welcome to Xyleme Insider , our new and redesigned learning blog that has broadened its horizons to the whole new area of enterprise learning! newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog.

How to Overcome Content Management Challenges at Scale

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They’re writing for a particular purpose and don’t recognize that the content can fit in many different structures and contexts. To learn more about the challenges that you can solve with Xyleme’s component content management system, click here for a quick quiz. .

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Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We've Talked To

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Executive Perspective , News > Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To December 14th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Time to cast your vote for the 2009 Edublog Awards ! This year, our educational podcast library Xyleme Voices was nominated and shortlisted in the category of Best Educational Use of Audio.

Misadventures in Content Production: Why “Rapid” Tool Aren’t Really Rapid

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What you see is what you get” (WYSIWYG,) or “rapid” tools, apply styles that are hard-coded into the content, which means that the writing and designing are coupled together. Blog Resources featured blogs

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast. While there are countless articles about the future of the LMS, it was arguably George’s blog post titled Future of learning: LMS or SNS ? Coaches, mentors, online buddies need to coexist within the wiki’s, blogs, discussion forums, webcam meetings, online presence, etc.

why learning and enterprise content management?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. January 22nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As we start the New Year I thought I’d chat about our latest announcement - Xyleme LCMS running as an integrated solution (application) on EMC’s Documentum platform. If you have been following Xyleme, you will know that we have always been built on a native XML content platform. By utilizing Xyleme LCMS on the EMC platform, you can read and write XML to the same repository.

Notes from Intelligent Content 2010

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Learning Content Management > Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 March 11th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment A couple of weeks ago, Xyleme presented at Intelligent Content conference hosted by the Rockley Group. Xyleme] #ic2010 e-learning: challenge of training on-line, is that legacy content was created around classroom, paper-based model.

The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Learning Content Management > The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems September 27th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Guest Post by Mark Hellinger, Xyleme President & CEO We all have read about how traditional manufacturing jobs are rapidly disappearing in the U.S.

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The Learning Polemic [Guest Post]

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[Guest Post by Jeff Katzman, Founder and CLO, Xyleme] The views of this post are that of the guest and not my own. If you wanted to include a discussion, or take a quiz, or have students write a blog for an assignment, you had to use the system’s native capabilities. guest post Cloud services LMS elearning corporate eLearning XylemeHowever, you can feel free to comment here to engage with the author.

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The Dark Side of WYSIWYG

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Since WYSIWYG tools couple the content and presentation layer, content teams write simultaneously while also editing the how the content looks (heading colors, font sizes, paragraph spacing, table shading and more). Blog Resources draft

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog.

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Instructional Design: Something Old, Something New

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I harkened back to these findings after reading Xyleme CLO Jeffrey Katzman’s provocative blog posting about new instructional design. Are the flaws in line 7 caused by not knowing how to write it up? The Katzman blog posting, and influential voices like Jane Bozarth and Jay Cross , encourage us to consider a new ID that is characterized by informality, choice, learner centricity, and connections.

Instructional Design: Something Old, Something New

Allison Rossett

I harkened back to these findings after reading Xyleme CLO Jeffrey Katzman’s provocative blog posting about new instructional design. Are the flaws in line 7 caused by not knowing how to write it up? The Katzman blog posting, and influential voices like Jane Bozarth and Jay Cross , encourage us to consider a new ID that is characterized by informality, choice, learner centricity, and connections.

Edublog Award Nominations

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Best individual blog – trainingwreck by Dan Pontefract. Best group blog – Workplace Learning Today by Brandon Hall. Best new blog – Work, Learn, Play by Jay Shaw. Best resource sharing blog – Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies by Jane Hart. Best teacher blog – The Innovative Educator by Lisa Nielsen.

Learning Pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. In his blog posting “Facilitating Learning” , he is explaining why the new role in the organization will be for ‘learning facilitation’ and not for ‘instruction’ or ‘training’. As Clark writes, “knowledge is not what’s going to be useful going forward, but skills in applying that knowledge.” Tom Kuhlman is blogging about how to empower learners by involving them in the teaching process.

Time for the Training Department to be Taken Seriously

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. But this blog post isn’t about why learning needs to engage with the enterprise. What his blog post is about is what happens when the training function actually engages with the rest of the organization to take a leading role in the enterprise content management strategy and radically grows its sphere of influence to elevate learning from riding the bench to a star player within the enterprise.

Learning Pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse October 30th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Harold Jarche is blogging about the future of the training department , briefly looking back at the pre-training age and then at how training has evolved after its invention in the 20th century. Clive Shepherd is blogging on how this has changed in 2009.

learning pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse June 12th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Cammy Bean is discussing the “ Shades of Instructional Design ” and Jonathan Atleson is blogging on the same topic about “ The various Roles of Instructional Design ” – make sure you don’t miss the comments Jay Cross is blogging about the session he led entitled “Business Impact of Social and Informal Learning”.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse May 27th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Tony Karrer is blogging about the term “meta-learning” and its definition as it was used in the article “ Become a chief meta-learning officer ” by Jay Cross and Clark Quinn. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog.

learning pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Jay Cross is rethinking the agile instructional design approaches and expands on some fresh ideas in his very interesting blog posting ” Agile instructional design ”. “ E-learning: the fad that’s lasted 30 years ”: Clive Shepherd is blogging about why e-learning is not a fad. In his blog posting Konrad Glogowsk i analyzes key findings of the Living and Learning with New Media (Ito, Horst, Bittani, et al.,

learning pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse February 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment eLearning Weekly : Blogging on the article “E-Learning NO How: 7 disastrous decisions sure to sink any e-learning implementation”. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog.

Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. How User Generated Content Can Make its Way into Formal Learning: Integrate UGC into formal learning content management: Feedback from forums and content from blogs and/or wikis are examples of valuable information that can be pulled or linked into learning content repositories to provide a unified view of organizational and social content.

Publishing Your Way to Content Success

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. At Xyleme, we have an XML publishing system that makes these hard things easy to do. With Xyleme, you simply choose “publish for location 1”, “publish for location 2”, etc. With Xyleme, you simply choose “substitute marketing professional for sales person” and in a couple of minutes you have new materials for a new customer or partner.

Five Myths of Social Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. While I could write an entire blog post on the reasons for this, I think Clark Quinn summarizes it quite nicely: “As work becomes more complex and the level of information explodes, speed-to-competence will depend on an organizations ability to allow learners to support themselves by tapping into the knowledge of others.” How many blog posts do we read these days whose title ends with the words “ IS DEAD ”?

Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Single Source > Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare Investing in your Single-Source Nightmare September 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I recently read a terrific blog post by HBS Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter entitled “ To Master Change, First Dread It.” September 23rd, 2009 at 17:09 | #1 change management model change management model… Have you read my change management model blog post?

Learning Pulse

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. are discussed in the first part whereas Knowledge centers and Learning simulations in the second part of his blog posting. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

e-books, open standards, and content formats

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. As an LCMS based on a native XML platform, Xyleme has had minimal work to deliver our content to this new standard and platform. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

My Moodle Test

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. For example, if you check out Michael Hanley’s blog , you’ll see that he’s dedicated most of his recent posts to this subject. Brent Schlenker, commenting on Michael Hanley’s blog , says: “. Dawn Michael Hanley October 20th, 2009 at 02:51 | #5 Reply | Quote Hi Dawn, Thanks for mentioning my recent blog posts on OSS and e-learning.

Four Heads are Better than One: A Chat about Collaborative.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. A little background: We’ve been working on the Xyleme Voices podcast library for over a year and a half now. So much so, that I’ll be blogging about the topics discussed for the next several posts, but let me round up some of my favorite points made from each participant for you: We’re not seeing the end of the training department, but the end of the training dept as we know it in the 20th century.

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. The reasons why have been the subject of countless blog posts, but I think DreamWorks founder Jeffrey Katzenberg, in this video from TechCrunch , says it best: “[The iPad] it’s the first device that actually is a reflection of me – or us. Don’t write granular content. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog.

single-source learning content development…

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

Why Training Needs to go Agile (Part 1 – The Basics)

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In a recent blog post by Bersin & Associates, Josh Bersin provides a great description of how Agile applies to training: “Agile is also built on the understanding that people learn in small chunks – so while it may in fact take a year or two to build a highly complex website, no person needs to try to understand the entire engineering program in advance. […] Daily work becomes a part of a bigger project in a continuous, dynamic process.”. Taken from Josh Bersin’s blog.

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$1 million e-learning no more…

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

how not to adopt an lcms

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

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Changing Role of the LMS

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It seems that, for years, people have been writing obituaries for the corporate Learning Management System (LMS). Just do a quick search for “LMS is dead” and you’ll find many blog posts, articles, webinars and conference presentations discussing its demise. – This post was authored by Mark Berthelemy, Customer Account Manager at Xyleme, Inc.

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“How do I get my Word content into XML?”

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. A question that I have also come across in some blogs and forums ( Berman , Bytes ). newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

single-source learning content development…

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight.

Working smarter

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My feed reader (I use Google Reader) tracks 160 blogs. At long last, there’s now a way to find the most important, essential writing about working smarter. Xyleme is sponsoring this experiment. Xyleme enables companies to free legacy information for distribution on mobile devices and modern information systems. My colleagues at Internet Time Alliance helped write the Working Smarter Fieldbook with me; their suggests have guided my selections. Higher ground.

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. November 22nd, 2010 at 16:15 | #1 Tweets that mention Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning | Xyleme Insider — Topsy.com Edublog Award Nominations The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems RSS feed Google Youdao Xian Guo Zhua Xia My Yahoo! newsgator Bloglines iNezha Contact blogs (at) xyleme.com About Me Dawn Poulos is the primary author of this blog.

2009 Edublog Award Nominations

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An Edublog is a blog written by someone with a stake in education (teacher, instructor, policy maker, corporate educator, etc.). Now in it’s sixth year, the Edublog Awards “seek to recognize excellence in the use of blogs and social media to facilitate education.&#. Here are my nominations, by category, for the 2009 Edublog Awards : Best individual blog: elearnspace (George Siemens). I just love George’s writing style and spin on things.