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Hello, my name is Tracy Parish and I’ll be heading to #DevLearn next week.

It’s DevLearn time again. My third most favourite time of the year. It falls very closely behind Star Wars Day and Christmas.<p>Each year new attendees …

Networking

How to make the most out of a conference

When I was invited to kick off last week’s AITD National Conference by hosting a breakfast session about Personal Knowledge Management, the last …

Networking

An xAPI Insider's Guide to DevLearn

With all the xAPI-citement happening at DevLearn we had to pull it all together in one place — so here it is — our 2017 xAPI Insider's Guide to …

Study finds 75 percent of workplace harassment victims experienced retaliation when they spoke up

What we know about sexual harassment in America.<p>Shame, fear, and cultural norms all allow sexual harassment to go underreported.<p>There is so much we don’t know, but there <i>is</i> research that tells us some specifics about the state of the problem and the factors that make it better or worse in different …

Gender

In Real Life: The Modern Learning Ecosystem Framework by JD Dillon

The modern learning ecosystem framework is a method for meeting workplace learning and performance needs. Here’s how it works and why you should use …

Software Development

How We’re Rocking DevLearn 2017

We here at eLearning Brothers are chomping at the bit to rock DevLearn 2017 in our signature style, as only the Team in Orange can! It’s only two …

eLearning

DevLearn, Here I Come!

Next week is DevLearn 2017, the eLearning Guild's biggest conference of the year, and I couldn't be more excited. <br>This is my first time attending …

Learning

Top 10 Uses of Live Video in Modern eLearning Platforms

TokBox will be at <b>DevLearn</b> in Las Vegas on October 25-27. Come talk to us about Live Video and eLearning at Booth 101 or contact us at …

Learning

The seven deadly sins of freelancing (and how to absolve yourself from them)

What are the seven deadly sins of freelancing? Well, there are plenty that we all commit. But no matter how sinful we are in our business endeavours, …

Childhood

Time is a strong but rarely recognized power construct in the workplace

What managers need to do, says Kalman, is spend some time thinking about what they want. For example, what are the rules about email in the evenings, during vacations, or on weekends? How should one decide what’s urgent and what isn’t? (As Quartz has reported before, some managers are on it. …

Management

Conference Tips: Vegas for people who don't like Vegas

Lots of people get excited about an excuse to go to Vegas. I most assuredly am <b>not</b> one of those people.<p>I'm not much for drinking or partying, I don't …

We're excited to be exhibiting at #DevLearn again this year: There'll be a talk from @bbetts + @jleffron is speaking at the Conference https://t.co/b3xiczFyNh

I'm going to have a hard time parting with this at #DevLearn, but I've promised to give it away during our session "Ready Set Screencast!" https://t.co/OTFRBlwbHf

Top 10 Reasons Why Mobile Training Fails – Scott McCormick

This post comes from Scott McCormick, Founder of emergent-enterprise.com and Emergent Enterprise Consulting. Scott will also be speaking at the …

UX Design

DevLearn 2017 Conference Expo · Meet LeVar

Win a VIP Meet & Greet with LeVar Burton<p>It’s simple! 20 lucky eLearners, fans … fellow helmsmen … will be randomly selected for a VIP meet-and-greet …

Walt Disney Company

DevLearn Preview – The Next Big Thing is Small: Pros & Cons of Microlearning

DevLearn is an event put on each year by The eLearning Guild. This year’s event is being held in Las Vegas, Nevada at The Mirage from October 25 …

Learning

#DevLearn 2017: L&D Transformation

DevLearn 2017 Conference Expo · Mobile App

The DevLearn 2017 mobile conference app puts event navigation, learning, and social networking at your fingertips. Easier than ever to use, the …

Mobile Apps

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Will Design Thinking Replace Instructional Design? No. Here’s Why…

I received a question recently that I’m sure several other people are asking as well, “Is design thinking going to replace instructional …

Design Thinking

5 Ways to Help Employees Keep Up with Digital Transformation

The consumer packaged goods (CPG) landscape is in the midst of a significant shake-up. Coca-Cola recently reshuffled its leadership team to focus on growth, innovation, and digital. Unilever has acquired Dollar Shave Club, a young startup, for $1 billion in a move to introduce a new model of …

Digital Transformation

Researchers reveal the human brain remembers visual features backwards

Rethinking How the Human Brain Remembers<p>New research from scientists at the Zuckerman Institute of Columbia University has turned our classical …

The Brain

Thinking About a “Work from Anywhere” Arrangement? Ask These Questions First

Overworked professionals have always dreamed of escaping to a quiet beach. But ever since Tim Ferriss’s <i>The 4-Hour Workweek</i> stormed the best-seller charts a decade ago, the fantasy has shifted. Instead of sipping tiki drinks and sunbathing, the new dream is to <i>work</i> from the beach.<p>Becoming …

Harvard Business Review

The Cozy, Overcrowded, Keg-Filled Future of Work

The ethos of togetherness promoted by companies such as WeWork is essentially a bet on explosive population growth in the world’s metropolises.<p>The United Nations projects that, by the year 2030, roughly 1 billion more people will be living in cities than do now. As of last year there were 31 cities …

Cities

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