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by Joe Ganci

Among the ways to improve the effectiveness of the learning and performance ecosystem in an organization is to make good use of social media to support collaboration, and after instruction is complete, add support for learners until such time as they become proficient. More software is coming to support these approaches. Here is a review of one that works well.

Review   |   January 27, 2015
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by Lisa Minogue-White

With advances in technology, personalized learning is coming into its own after years of discussion and false starts. In particular, viral-implementation techniques and value-chain analysis can greatly assist adoption of personalization by providing what amounts to scaffolding and by reducing resistance to change from employees and management alike. Here are some ideas you will find useful!

Feature   |   January 12, 2015
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by Amber Rasmussen

Many organizations have made significant investments in SharePoint for its content management capabilities. Yet SharePoint is underutilized by the majority of these organizations as a learning management system, an application in which it offers significant benefits. This article gives a snapshot of these for your consideration.

Feature   |   January 5, 2015
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by Joe Ganci

In many cases, eLearning consists more of passive reading and watching than it does activity. And research suggests that passive approaches are not effective. What is effective? Well, scenarios and simulations are, and they need not be difficult to create. This month’s review looks at SimWriter, one of the few tools that can help in this regard.

Review   |   December 23, 2014
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by Mark Lassoff

Learn how to create an HTML5-based mobile app by following the steps in this tutorial!

Column   |   December 18, 2014
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by News Editor

New usability enhancements make eLearning authoring even easier with Lectora 12.

News   |   December 16, 2014
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by News Editor

Next-generation learning agency Brightwave has released a significant update to its total learning system tessello. Harnessing xAPI technology, tessello’s latest release includes new features such as structured learning pathways and event- booking modules, making the system one of the first on the market to combine formal learning with social, coaching, and collaborative tools.

News   |   December 11, 2014
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by News Editor

Turnkey Citrix Labs enable training organizations to offer virtual, hands-on XenDesktop training to students worldwide.

News   |   November 12, 2014
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by News Editor

Rapid development cycles and cloud-based software with native HTML/HTML5 support means users always have the most advanced eLearning authoring system at their fingertips.

News   |   November 6, 2014
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by Bill Brandon

What were we concerned about in 2005? It was a different world in many ways. Mobile learning was a topic, but the devices were nowhere near the equal of what we have now. Social media was only a faint dream. Technology, and our skill in using it, was just crossing the threshold of today’s reality. Here’s a look back, and a look forward.

Feature   |   November 3, 2014
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