Beyond Instructional Design: How Performance Support is Revolutionizing eLearning
APRIL 11, 2016
Trivantis have asked me to host this free webinar, in which I will consider how you can move beyond instructional design to designing for performance support. I will be hosting this webinar twice to suit all timezones on: 27 April 2016 at 9:00 AM EST (3 PM BST ) and28 April 2016 at 1:00 PM EST (6 PM BST). Use the form on this page to sign up for the free webinar. Ready to get results with performance support?
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?
eLearning Conferences 2012
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. Clayton R.
Reserve your seat for my webinar with Jay Cross
MAY 8, 2012
My next guest in my In conversation with … webinar series is Jay Cross. Here’s more information about the webinar and how you can reserve your seat as well as leave your own questions for Jay in advance of the webinar itself. Reserve your seat for the webinar.
Coming to a webinar near you!
JANUARY 14, 2011
Well, there’s a whole lotta webinar action going around around here. Let me fill you in and hope to see you online: Rethinking eLearning. First, I’ll be talking next week as the closing speaker at the eLearning Guild’s January Online Forum on Instructional Design next week (I’m speaking at noon PT on Friday the 21st). Finally, on March 8th 10:30 AM PT I’ll be doing an eLearning Guild Thought Leader webinar on mobile.
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Last week, at Online Educa in Berlin, I gave a tutorial on deeper elearning as a pre-conference event. I also talked about emotional engagement and social learning, before talking about revising design processes to incorporate these deeper elements in an effective and not-too-different approach. In short, I was talking about aligning our designs, and our design processes, to how we think and learn. design strategy
Quinnovation Fall 2016 Schedule
JULY 26, 2016
My fall schedule is coalescing, so I thought I’d provide pointers to when and where I’ll be for the rest of this year: I’m doing two webinars for a government agency, one at the end of August, and one at the end of September. I’ll be running an elearning strategy (read: Revolution ) workshop at DevLearn in Las Vegas come mid-November, and presenting on elearning myths. design meta-learning strategy
Curator Editor Research Opportunities on eLearning Learning
OCTOBER 1, 2009
eLearning Learning continues to improve, but I'm hoping to find people who want to work with me to make it even better. How eLearning Learning Works I've described all the elements of eLearning Learning before, but never in that much detail. eLearning Technology.
Social Media Measurement and Learning Analytics: How Do I Love Thee, Let Me Count the Ways
FEBRUARY 14, 2012
That’s why I always start a webinar with a framework for learners to assess where they are and what change is needed (if anything) to embrace a new way of doing something. I presented the five stages of falling in love with measurement. Training Design
$1 million e-learning no more…
APRIL 15, 2009
Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > $1 Million e-Learning no more… $1 Million e-Learning no more… April 15th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment I’ve been in the training and development business for nearly 20 years now. My first job out of graduate school was as an Interactive Designer for a small but growing multimedia development firm. September 18th, 2009 at 12:02 | #1 rapid elearning courses rapid elearning courses… Hey nice post there.
Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources
OCTOBER 25, 2010
The topic was roughly (surprise) New Technology for eLearning. As always I do this by looking through eLearning Learning and related sites like Communities and Networks Connection. I also did some quick searches for various kinds of things and added them into eLearning Learning (via delicious). Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs
Emerging Asynchronous Conversation Models
JUNE 22, 2011
I had an interesting conversation with Patrick Randolph from TalkWheel about different kinds of asynchronous conversation models that are emerging and how they might fit into broader eLearning Initiatives. We see some of this dynamic when we run webinars and have chat.
Top 99 Workplace eLearning Blogs
AUGUST 24, 2009
I just saw a post by Amit Garg Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs. His list was very similar to the list of sources that eLearning Learning includes. It made me wonder how many sources does eLearning Learning include? Please let me know if I'm missing any blogs that produce good content on eLearning and more particularly Workplace eLearning that would make sense to include. The Best Of also includes upcoming free elearning webinars.
Me, ‘to go’ and on the go
APRIL 14, 2011
I also have given a series of webinars on mobile for a variety of groups, here’s a sample. Also, with the Internet Time Alliance , we gave a webinar on Working Smarter. Coming up in the near future: As I mentioned before , I’ll be in Sydney for the Australasian Talent Conference talking games and social learning, and workshopping mobile and elearning strategy. design games mobile social strategy
The top 10 opportunity costs for single source content strategy
JUNE 13, 2014
eLearning Courses? Unfortunately, creating better eLearning is little more than making marginal improvements to the status quo. Dispersed Subject Matter Experts and Designers work together more creatively and efficiently.
eLearning Innovation 2010 – Top 30
APRIL 13, 2010
I had an interesting conversation the other day about whether there’s that much new going on in eLearning here in 2010. I tend to work on things that are a bit leading edge like Data Driven performance solutions or eLearning Startups or the next great idea that someone has. In the world of eLearning, I generally pay attention to other innovators. These are often bloggers as exemplified by the great bloggers found via eLearning Learning. eLearning Technology.
Supporting the Social Workplace Learning Continuum
JUNE 4, 2012
But once again, this means we need to think differently about that whole design process. 4 – Think “ lite design” not “instructional design” – for organized activities.
eLearning - Social Media - Mobile Learning
MAY 26, 2009
eLearning Learning Hot List - May 15, 2009 to May 22, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Choose the Right Pilot Group - Kapp Notes , May 22, 2009 Presentation: Social Bookmarking with Delicious - Don't Waste Your Time , May 15, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design, Part 1 - The E-Learning Curve , May 19, 2009 Meeting icebreaker-How to get a group to acknowledge differences in perceptions. Browse eLearning Content
13 books on learning, people, organizations, corporate culture, and change
APRIL 30, 2013
This morning I conducted a webinar on Making Learning Stick. Implementing eLearning by Jay Cross. Designing mLearning by Clark Quinn. Funny, isn’t it, that we invest so much to help people learn and so little to help them remember?
eLearning Learning - Best of May
JUNE 8, 2009
eLearning Learning Hot List May 1, 2009 to May 31, 2009 Here is the best stuff from May 2009 via the eLearning Learning site. Business Casual , May 16, 2009 Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences? Browse eLearning ContentHope you enjoy. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.
Second Calendar Curator Joins to Help with List of Free Webinars
JULY 31, 2009
I've received very positive feedback and lots of good ideas on the concept of having a combined calendar of Free Webinars. The really nice thing about the way Jon Udell has set up his elmcity project (the system we are using) is that it acts a lot like social curation on RSS sources as provided by Browse My Stuff , but brings together designated calendars instead of blogs or other RSS sources. eLearning Technology.
The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.
APRIL 13, 2011
It’s been 15 years since the introduction of computer-based training and our industry still struggles with delivering engaging eLearning, developing it in a cost effective way and achieving positive learner outcomes. Rapid eLearning tools are the antithesis to the promise of mobile learning.
Last Year's eLearn Magazine Predictions
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JANUARY 2, 2008
Here are the predictions from the 2007 eLearn Magazine's annual round-up , and what actually happened. Richard Mayer , Department of Psychology, University of California, USA Predicted: "Researchers will continue to make progress in determining the instructional design features of e-learning that promote learning, including research-based principles for the use of animated pedagogical agents, intelligent tutoring systems, simulations, games, virtual reality, and multimedia environments."
19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences
AUGUST 5, 2010
We’ve used Elluminate as our webinar system. Session timing and design is difficult online. Most presenters are not used to designing for online, so it’s important to help them plan their sessions to be effective. It’s best to design things where the discussion forums are an added bonus and have some set questions to spark discussion. Just keep it in the webinar tool. Interaction to learn the webinar tool is always a good idea. eLearning Technology.
MAY 27, 2009
A nice description of the process undertaken when using the Instructional Systems Design (ISD) strategy to learning program development, by Michael Hanley. Technorati Tags: emergent practice , Harold Jarche , Instructional Design , meta-learning , Michael Hanley , Tony Karrer Despoina Industry Talk emergent practice , Harold Jarche , Instructional Design , meta-learning , Michael Hanley , Tony Karrer Comments (0) Trackbacks (0) Leave a comment Trackback No comments yet.
Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning
NOVEMBER 22, 2010
Normally, our webinars are formal, tightly scripted and tightly controlled events that are planned out to the smallest detail; and I take great pride in the overwhelmingly positive feedback we always get. What this webinar taught me is that it’s actually somewhere in between the two.
Think for yourselves, plagiarists
AUGUST 26, 2015
ASTD InfoLine : Designing for Informal Learning b y Bruno Neal, Linda Hainlen. Informal Learning Management, Evaluation, Regulation by Brian Swisher on the “ eLearning Heroes ” site. In 2006, Jossey-Bass published a book of mine on Informal Learning.
OCTOBER 30, 2009
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.
iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning
MARCH 25, 2010
There have been countless blog posts about the theoretical potential of the iPad on mainstream media, most notably eBooks, so it was nice to see a real-world example of static content and video done in a way that equals, and even improves upon, the quality and design of the magazine layout.
MAY 21, 2014
For the current ADL webinar series on mobile, I gave a presentation on contextualizing mobile in the larger picture of L&D (a natural extension of my most recent books). This is one of the elements we placed in the Serious eLearning M anifesto , of course.
single-source learning content development…
MARCH 13, 2009
Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > Single-Source Learning Content Development… Single-Source Learning Content Development… March 13th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment If the number of people in my recent conference sessions are any indication more and more organizations are seeing the promise of single-source learning content development. That’s why we developed an upcoming webinar , to show you exactly how it can be done. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.
APRIL 8, 2009
Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Industry Talk > Learning Pulse Learning Pulse April 8th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Jay Cross has started a conversation on the Future of Organizational Learning and Development. Great ideas have been shared so far. We are looking forward to the discussion on April 21st! Michael Hanley analyzing 5 factors that are contributing to the emergence of informal and non-formal learning. Blended learning, Talent management and Learning 2.0
50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10 (3)
FEBRUARY 17, 2013
Have two or three people go through eLearning together, before a single screen. Retention will skyrocket, and conversation will mitigate the boredom of most eLearning. designers of logic chips) or have mutual interests (e.g. 50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10.
50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10
FEBRUARY 12, 2013
Traditionally, training departments were designed for mechanical work processes. Instructional designers created curriculum around tried-and-true best practices. He was the first person to use the term eLearning on the web. 50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10. part 1 of 5.
Pay Attention!! | Xyleme Insider
SEPTEMBER 16, 2009
He gives webinars as an example using the analogy of a conference presentation. During webinars, text chat now becomes a back channel where people discuss, interact and exchange views, contacts and links in a way not possible in a face-to-face event. As someone who puts on a fair number of webinars, I am painfully aware of the multi-tasking audience and their tendency for distraction. Tags: onlineclassroom webinar learning elearning advice
Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It
JULY 17, 2012
The American Society for Training and Development was founded and designers brought a systems focus to training. Robert Mager and others promoted the profession of instructional design. eLearning was born. eLearning. Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It.
Single-Source Workshop with Bryan Chapman and Xyleme Recap
OCTOBER 18, 2012
On September 12 th , Bryan practiced what he has been preaching all along during a webinar attended by nearly 1000. Best webinar I have ever watched. Download the webinar now at: [link]. available for free, just to webinar registrants and attendees.
Thinking through social learning
MARCH 24, 2011
In preparation for our webinar with Citrix and the eLearning Guild, I’ve been thinking through the benefits of learning socially, specifically for formal learning.
FEBRUARY 2, 2009
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”. Interviews : Some Instructional design insight shared by Instructional designers. What skills they feel are important for instructional designers, and what they feel the future of the field will be.
Key social learning resources: part 3
SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
In this post, built on a recent webinar he delivered, Charles first provides some history about e-learning and then goes on to identify the changes needed as we think about learning in the 21st century. Designing for learning in this environment is altogether different – and often a more ‘messy’ and complex matter. In fact, there is a good basis of fact to argue that the real power of eLearning is social and contextual.”.