When it comes to investments in workplace learning technologies, the "new math" in 2014 seems to be all about engagement and collaboration
August 5, 2014
Take the Corporate MOOC Plunge!
There’s been quite a lot of talk lately about MOOCs... Is it just a fad? In the burgeoning world of Digital Learning, there are countless examples. We believe, however, that MOOCs are a real game-changer.
So what do you need to start your very own Corporate MOOC? What should its design be? What are the conditions for success? And how can MOOCs be used to help Learning and Development departments improve their training provision?
Engagement And Collaboration: Top Learning Investment Objectives
When it comes to investments in workplace learning technologies, the new math in 2014 seems to be all about engagement and collaboration, according to the 2014 E-learning User Study. The prevailing thinking seems to be that if a company can increase employee engagement, that engagement will increase individual learning and productivity.
Virtual Teams Experience Good Results, Challenges
The “2014 Virtual Teams Survey Report” finds that in the global workplace, more than half of the productivity of 41 percent of workers depends directly on work conducted in virtual teams...>>
The Impact of MOOCs on Business Masters
In a new research paper, Wharton professor Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich, vice dean of innovation, examine the impact that massive open online courses (MOOCs) will have on business schools and MBA programs...>>
VIRTUAL CLASSROOM: Toward a More Integrated Training Environment
Blackboard has updated its training environment for business and government organizations with the integration of a Web-based information system...>>
CONTENT: Web Wellness Platform Promotes Positivity
UpJoy has created a web-based corporate wellness application designed to increase employee positivity and productivity with mood-enhancing, structured breaks during which employees watch positive imagery tailored to their preferences...>>
VIDEO: Smart Headphones Become Visual, Social
Soundsight Headphones has released the world’s first video recording smart headphones, offering consumers an entirely new way to create visual content, share music and develop soundtracks from their unique point of view via the Soundsight mobile app...>>
How to Use Brain Science and Improve Your Virtual Training Date: August 6th Time: 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET
Join this session to find out how to apply principles from cognitive neuroscience, the field that studies the link between the brain and memory, so you can provide virtual trainings with lasting impact. Specifically, you will learn how the following principles convert to guidelines you can apply to your own training immediately.
Flipping the Learning Paradigm with Adobe Presenter Available On-Demand
A growing trend in Higher Education suggests - move the content delivery out of the classroom and bring the students back in. What this essentially means is, a large number of Higher Ed institutions are embracing Flipped Learning, which lets you make use of the precious class time better to encourage collaborative learning.
Positive Intelligence: How it Revolutionizes Training
Keynote speaker Shirzad Chamine's presentation at the Enterprise Learning! Conference, will delight attendees by challenging them to identify the Saboteurs and the Sage in their own personal lives. In this session, attendees will take away a new perspective, as well as the tools to harness the untapped powers of the mind which have proved to be so highly effective in the world of business. Come learn how to evolve you and your teams to the next level of accomplishment.
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