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New stuff to look for in elearning…

January 11, 2018 Shankar Krishna general

The face of elearning is changing more rapidly and research by ASTD and other e-learning groups suggest that the latest trends in e-learning include: More user engagement in elearning than ever before than the boring one-sided approach Integrating user-based content like Wikis, Blogs, etc Integrating social media into the existing e-learning system, making it very user-centric and interactive Mlearning and the surge ...

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Do you need to Understand Big Data to Use it?

January 11, 2018 Patti Alvarez general
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If I started off by saying what can Big Data not be used for my page would be empty. We all use data, but we don’t all use Big Data.Instead, I want to talk about how Big Data can be used to improve our learning and the learning of others. Big Data is being used in so many verticals and industries. e-Learning is just one of many. Let us not discuss the matrix or the technical side of Big Data, the side of how it works and why. I ...

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Crossing the ILT Bridge to e-Learning

January 10, 2018 Patti Alvarez general

As Director – Sales at Ideaon and over 20 years’ experience, I can honestly say Ithought Ihad heard it all, until today, while making my morning calls I spoke with an instructor that said “Patti, why would I want to outsource my own job?” I was a bit overtaken byher question. Of courseI reassured her crossing the bridge from ILT to e-Learning would not outsource her job, but make her more of an asset and help her company ret ...

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Pharmaceutical e-Learning – a 360 Degree help from IDEAON

January 9, 2018 Shankar Krishna general

Pharmaceutical e-Learning – a 360 Degree help from IDEAON Regulatory and Compliance Training We understand the need for regulatory and compliance standards. Incremental learning and training employees so that they adhere to the standards prescribed is critical. Regulatory standards keep changing frequently and keeping your employees updated on them can be challenging in an ILT format. However, adopting eLearning can make it ea ...

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Social play can be Social Learning

January 9, 2018 Patti Alvarez general

I have been asked a half-dozen times about my thoughts on Social Learning within corporations. At work we do use social tools such as Skype, Yahoo Messenger and YouTube for learning purposes. When I ask about social learning in the work place, I normally get blank stares from potential clients, “Do you mean I should allow my employees play on Facebook at work?” This makes me wonder whether everyone is classifying social learn ...

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We are here as well…

January 8, 2018 Shankar Krishna general

I’ve been thinking for a while now to start a blog for Ideaon on WordPress, and I finally manged to start one today. Ideaon is one of these elearning companies that’s been around for a while and excelling in what they do best. In the days to come, I hope to highlight latest trends in the e-learning industry…

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Is Long Tail Learning the future of E-learning?

January 8, 2018 Shankar Krishna general

E-learning has come a long way since alternative means to move away from traditional learning were much sought after. Today, a majority of the youth population lives in the virtual world and are busy managing wikis, blogs, social networking presence in sites like Facebook, Digg, MySpace, Twitter, etc. Virtual life has indeed taken an  imperative position – thanks to iPhones, iPADs, 4Gs and what not! There cannot be a better oppor ...

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Has MLearning come of age?

January 7, 2018 Shankar Krishna general

Has MLearning come of age? What’s common between Apple’s IPad, Samsung’s Galaxy, HTC’s Flyer, Motorola’s Xoom, Dell’s Streak and Blackberry’s Playbook? Well, all are tablets of their brands respectively and this list is not exhaustive. It is estimated that about 70% of the world’s population have mobile phones and that equates to about 5 billion mobile connection subscriptions of a world with a 6.8 billion populat ...

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E-learning Vs Traditional Classroom User Experience – Snippet

January 7, 2018 Shankar Krishna general

It is the age old question – Why E-learning is unable to match traditional classroom experience? There is no doubt that humans like the touch-n-feel factor (courtesy: their five senses) and that is the way it was intended from the beginning of the world. E-learning gives the user a more virtual (kinda Artificial Intelligence Feel) compared to the humanistic classroom approach. Traditional classrooms gives you more room to interac ...

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E-Learning: Still an unrealized potential in many developing and backward nations

January 5, 2018 Shankar Krishna general

Recently, Dimension Data successfully set up two E-Learning centres, at Kwapata High School and Nyonithwele High School, for the benefit of high school learners and teachers in Dambuza in South Africa. The main aim was to help students gain access to premium technology applications to support the school curriculum and to demonstrate the power of Information and Communication Technologies to cater to as many learners as possible. On ...

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