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by Inge de Waard

Mobile technology for healthcare delivery and support—mHealth—is growing rapidly, and mLearning is an important part of it. In fact, this area offers great opportunity for those who can create mHealth applications, including training, education, and performance support for healthcare providers and their clients. Here is an overview of this increasingly important field.

Feature   |   May 6, 2013
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by Conrad Gottfredson

Targeted performance support enables effective performance in the workplace. It helps people do what the organization needs them to do to continuously accomplish strategic objectives. Here’s a look at a system that provides this kind of support and significant benefits. The results can be transformational!

Feature   |   April 22, 2013
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by Jennifer Neibert

Whether you’re just getting started in eLearning or you’re an experienced practitioner looking for ways to continue building your portfolio, consider volunteering your skills and expertise to a nonprofit organization working to change the world. The opportunity to give back is incredibly rewarding, so step up and find an organization where you can donate your time and talents.

Spotlight   |   April 16, 2013
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by Nic Laycock

Being competent is only the start of high performance. Aristotle reminds us, “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." The journey to excellence requires specific behaviors and values. Here is the story of the approach taken in a school in Hong Kong, and insights for your eLearning designs!

News   |   April 4, 2013
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by Conrad Gottfredson

How are you validating the transfer of learning from training events to the workplace? The majority of organizations still rely on measuring learner reactions and learning mastery, not the results. There is an answer: integrated performance support. In this article, read about two basic steps that put your organization on the path out of the mire of murky measurement!

Feature   |   March 25, 2013
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by Bill Brandon, Jennifer Neibert

The eLearning Guild's annual Learning Solutions Conference & Expo met in Orlando, Florida from March 13 to March 15, drawing a record number of participants. The Guild enhanced the program content and support in several innovative ways. Read the recap of the conference and expo here!

Feature   |   March 18, 2013
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by Jennifer Neibert, Bill Brandon

From the opening session yesterday, the Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2013 is living up to the expectations that its tagline, “Maximizing Performance with Learning Technologies,” inspires. Over 1300 eLearning professionals are getting a comprehensive look at a broad range of topics and insightful presentations.

Spotlight   |   March 13, 2013
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by News Editor

Panopto introduces a new release of its platform for video communication and social knowledge sharing.

News   |   March 13, 2013
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by Marc Rosenberg

Delegation is a key skill for instructional designers, especially when turning content development over to end users and subject matter experts. However, just as in any other management effort, it is vital to delegate with control. Here are some key errors you want to avoid.

Column   |   March 12, 2013
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by Brenda Sugrue

There has been considerable discussion of Bloom’s Taxonomy (a classic tool for instructional design) in the last two decades. Here is an alternative that may simplify the problem of coming up with appropriate instruction and assessment.

Tip   |   March 6, 2013
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