Not Your Father’s ROI
JUNE 28, 2009
Productivity in a Networked era: Not Your Father’s ROI. But like Pontiacs and Oldsmobiles, old-school ROI’s day in the sun is waning.
eLearning is not the answer
FEBRUARY 20, 2009
Holistic, process orientation. For example regulations specify push learning for compliance training. eLearning is not a big cost-cutter.
What Does the Training Department Do When Training Doesn’t Work?
MAY 1, 2014
Sometimes isolating ROI is easy, sometimes it’s impossible. But it needs to be part of a wider change process. Speed and change dominate.
Measure what’s important
JUNE 10, 2013
Take Google as an example. The leading teacher of ROI-for-L&D is a former banker.). The shift changed how owners value businesses.
5 Infographics About Infographics To Master Basics in Five Minutes
SEPTEMBER 18, 2012
Here’s 5 infographics that will help you get up to speed about using visualization processes to generate insights from data. Resources.
Dear C-Suite: We Don’t Do Training Anymore
NOVEMBER 4, 2013
For example, 42 per cent of the CEOs interviewed remarked “the length of a course was a more important deciding factor than its content.”
Social Business in 2013 – An Opportunity (Open Business)
JANUARY 8, 2013
Have you noticed how little we see nowadays in writing that awkward, old, now obsolete, conversation about the ROI of Social Media? Nothing.
Social Customer Service - proving you failed?
JANUARY 4, 2011
Notwithstanding the fact that you have a good product to begin with, and the processes and people in place to back it all up. Coffin. Who cares?
Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers
MAY 2, 2012
To justify not just their progress but the ROI when many are still in a highly fluid and experimental state. They never have. . etc. .
Getting More Value from Your Social Media
NOVEMBER 24, 2010
Before social media will become a mature process for recruiting, we need to build appropriate strategies and measurements to gauge its success. While these are valuable ways to approach a variety of people and offer many channels for communication, they can also lead to candidate confusion and to a loss of ROI. Join us. Posting tweet.
eLearning is not the answer
FEBRUARY 20, 2009
We thought we could take the instructors out of the learning process and let workers gobble up self-paced (i.e., “don’t expect help from us ) lessons on their own. Holistic, process orientation. For example regulations specify push learning for compliance training. Business learning ROI Informal Learning Web 2.0
Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning
JANUARY 6, 2011
Unlike other technologies, practices, or processes, social media inside the organization, for many companies, doesn’t belong in one single business unit; it lazily shifts among interested parties regardless of function or title. demonstrate by example that social learning can work and is important to the entire learning cycle. percent.
Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Community 2.0
APRIL 1, 2007
To make it easy, I keep the same acronyms – ROA, ROI and ROS - but just attach different meanings. Dont Count On It. ItR. conference.
Social Business Forum Highlights – Social Business on the Shoulders of Giants
JUNE 16, 2011
So, let’s get things going! How can I summarise an entire morning of inspiring keynotes in a single sentence or two. Welcome to the 2.0
Working Smarter eFieldbook $12
JUNE 28, 2011
To take advantage of the QR codes, download any bar code reader to your smart phone, for example QuickMark. Traditional ROI 195.
Notes from ALT-C
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
students belive their abilities with tech at leash as high or higher that educators - lots of examples here in partnership development - Liverpool-Hope eg. political view of the prevailing culture 1. why NUS thinks is an ideal model 2. how you in your role can build these partnerships 3. because it''s the right thing to do?
Convert ILT to eLearning - Estimating
OCTOBER 14, 2009
For example, we normally read at least twice as fast as compared to someone speaking. What is the approval process? Cost Comparison The other question the reader asked is about calculating the value of doing the conversion: For example, the current ILT course takes 2 days (16 hours). Brandon Hall reports it is a 2:1 ratio.
NOVEMBER 18, 2009
Moderator (Clark Quinn): @marian embrace outliers: diversity breeds better outcomes (if you manage the process right). tmast: yeah. it's 9AM.
Knowledge Management Core Issues
NOVEMBER 20, 2006
Not many firms recognize or care about sub-optimal performance in this area - the results you see, are diffuse, obtuse and difficult to fit into classic ROI models. Providing environments, tools and processes that encourage informal learning, knowledge sharing of effective practices and stimulate innovation. practices ?
My Conversation With Eric Ries on the benefits of Lean Start Up Principles for Nonprofits
DECEMBER 11, 2013
Funders that ask for ROI to soon create a bad dynamic for innovation. It is moving fast, but there is a reflective process.
Social shifts the focus from Presales to Aftersales
NOVEMBER 30, 2010
Zappos is a fine example there, of course. Business or Pleasure? - is dead, just like CustServ 1.0 - better invest in Custserv 2.0 being dead.
What Are the Chances of Pragmatic Pathways for Social Business?
JULY 31, 2012
if I may add, that change is a political process, not a rational one. I will be getting down to them shortly, too!), To quote her: . Our selves.
An innovative workshop on radical management
FEBRUARY 26, 2012
Having three days of immersion in highly interactive workshop that not only answered these questions, but also embodied a process of experiential learning that is tailored precisely to the very issues that you want to learn about? Why reliance of ROI/NPV ratios is dangerous. How to get beyond traditional ratios (ROI, NPV).
Guest Post: Adejare Amoo on an Industrialist’s Role in eLearning in Africa
JUNE 24, 2011
However these products and services form a core input in the industrialist’s production process system. Read on! And thanks to Adejare!
Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt
JULY 26, 2010
Oh my the implications involved, the political consequence, the loss of face - versus money saved, gained, invested and ROI-ed. Heck no, either.
BE a businessperson
MARCH 31, 2010
When in doubt about ROI, just ask yourself “What would Andrew Carnegie do?. Speak the Language of Business. YOUR SPONSOR. he asked.
Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates
JUNE 7, 2009
From an engineering perspective any technology, be it a tool, software, or processes and procedures, or new work practices, is a solution.
Favorite 2009 posts on Informal Learning Blog
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
DECEMBER 29, 2009
ADDIE (analyze, design, develop, implement & evaluate) made it possible to manage the process of creating useful training programs systematically.
Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Wasting Talent
FEBRUARY 28, 2007
Besides, I like the symmetry with the new measures of ROA and ROI mentioned earlier.) Dont Count On It. But, what do they measure?
Open Spaces, Open Minds Redux (An Open 2.0 Culture)
APRIL 8, 2010
It is another example of how we are closing our minds, walling our innovation, and foregoing a more productive and networked organization.
Web 2.0 Applications in Learning
MARCH 3, 2008
Existing Adoption At the very start I asked the audience for examples of where they were currently using these tools as part of learning solutions. No anonymous editing Does anyone have good examples of CYA language you can put on a Wiki? I've not really seen good examples of business cases (future ROI) for using these tools.
DECEMBER 9, 2009
Good examples from very large firms. You now have two more data points to throw into an ROI discussion. You can get a lot of benefits by just using networked collaboration technologies, without implementing structured business process re-engineering and sucking the life out of work communities.
Top eLearning Posts
NOVEMBER 26, 2007
Given the nomination , I'm not sure how much new traffic will come to check out this blog, but I know that it's always hard to come to a blog and get a sense of what the person talks about. This is the reason I created the First Time Visitor's Guide. However, it's been a while since I last updated this page. Based on my Aha Moment - del.icio.us
You Need To Launch An Internal 2.0 Adoption Council
NOVEMBER 8, 2009
see Cisco’s Chambers for a real-world example). Sure, there are issues about ROI and benefit (see Samer Patel and Why Process Barfs on Social ) but inside an organization, we all need to not only justify its rampant osmosis, we need to embrace, endorse and take action. concepts, cultures and applications. The 2.0 That 2.0
Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists
APRIL 15, 2009
Social Media ROI: Measuring the unmeasurable? Social media ROI - a calculator for not for profit campaigns - FreshNetworks , March 25, 2009.
[from gminks] Social Learning Measurement : eLearning Technology
APRIL 15, 2009
I like what Kevin Jones talked about in Objection #13: How Do You Measure ROI? Rachel Happe suggested some measurements of ROI. As an example, we might be focusing on Customer Loyalty. Ace showed a 500% ROI in under six months just by connecting dealers through discussions boards so they could share expertise. and Ph.D.
First Time Visitor Guide
AUGUST 30, 2006
Personal Learning Informal Learning Collaborative Learning Corporate eLearning eLearning Design Corporate Training Instructional Design Authoring Tools Rapid eLearning Tools eLearning Software eLearning Solutions Blended eLearning eLearning Tools Open Source eLearning eLearning ROI and MetricsComments are very much welcome. and 2.0
Decisions, decisions. Business decisions.
MARCH 14, 2010
Here are some things one might add to any training director’s job description: • Supporting the informal learning process. Knowledge Workers.
NTEN’s We Are Media Project | Full Circle Associates
JULY 27, 2008
The resulting curriculum which will live on this wiki and will also cover important organizational adoption issues, strategy, ROI analysis, as well as the tools. Visit the module outline to see more about content and the process for building it out. Must be a sign… Here is the scoop – maybe you have something to contribute?
Reflecting on the first half of 2009
JULY 4, 2009
Any remaining training staff will become mentors, coaches and facilitators who work on improving core business processes, strengthening relationships with customers and cutting costs. Not Your Father’s ROI (with Jon Husband). My new car is one year old! How did that happen? Midyear already! How did we get here so quickly? Trips.