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by Conrad Gottfredson, Bob Mosher

Effective Performance Support requires a well-thought-out approach to filtering information and a strategy that supports rapid access. Here are the keys and best practices for both!

Feature   |   July 9, 2012
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by Phil Cowcill

The makeup of the workforce is changing dramatically, and this requires some adjustments in the way we design eLearning. Here is a septuplet of tips foraligning your learning application to the preferences of Generations Y and Z.

Feature   |   July 2, 2012
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by Bill Brandon

mLearnCon 2012, the largest mobile learning event in North America, opened June 19 to record attendance. The program and Expo featured important announcements, new products, and cutting- edge sessions from practitioners who have launched successful mLearning initiatives and from vendors with significant services and products. Here are the summary and links to social media from the event!

Feature   |   June 25, 2012
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by Conrad Gottfredson, Bob Mosher

In this second article in the Performance Support series, the authors ask, “Isn’t it our core mission to develop learning solutions that ensure people can perform effectively when they are called upon to act?” The authors begin to explore what it means to broaden the scope of our work to include the Five Moments of Learning Need.

Feature   |   June 18, 2012
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by Dawn Poulos

A mass migration to mobile is underway and it’s bringing the cloud front and center. Delivery plans for learning are rapidly shifting from a focus on personal computers to a broader device perspective that includes tablets, smartphones, and other consumer devices. Here’s a summary of the trends, and what they mean for your organization’s learning strategy.

Feature   |   June 11, 2012
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Topics Covered: Management, Mobile Learning

by Troy Fulton, Bill Brandon

Mobile device adoption, especially for smartphones and tablets, is moving quickly from early adopters to the early majority. This is leading to a “BYOD” (bring your own device) mindset among workers and employers alike. BYOD is only a good thing for organizations that have a strategy in place. Here are the strategy elements you need to support mobile learning.

Feature   |   June 4, 2012
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by Conrad Gottfredson, Bob Mosher

We have become great at creating event-based learning solutions delivered through instructors, eLearning, and mobile devices. At the same time, we fail to provide the support infrastructure learners need to attain and maintain successful on-the-job performance. Here is the key: provide what the learner must have at every phase of the journey to competency.

Feature   |   May 28, 2012
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by Marc Rosenberg

We have tended to think of competence as a fixed point: either you are competent or you are not. If that’s the whole story, Albert Einstein was just a competent physicist, Florence Nightingale was a competent nurse, and the Beatles were only a competent band. There has to be more, beyond mere competence. There’s a continuum of performance from novice to master. Learn about it here!

Feature   |   May 21, 2012
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by Dick Handshaw

How do you know if your team needs to change the way it approaches design? If a change seems like a good thing to do, how do you implement it? Here's some great advice about change and change management!

Feature   |   May 10, 2012
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Topics Covered: Design Strategies, Management

by Stephen Haskin, Megan Torrance

Wrapping up this series on the creation of Photeo presentations, this article will help you use After Effects and Premiere Pro to move compositions between these applications, dynamically link projects, animate your Photeo, and create simple 3-D effects. These are skills that will serve you well in many projects -- not just Photeo!

Feature   |   April 30, 2012
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