Shiva Chattopadhyay

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If Learning Were Water Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on January 26, 2016<p>The If Learning Were Water Infographic presents learning through a quick, slightly soggy, metaphor. The water metaphor aims …

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Modern Learning: 6 Reasons Why Learning Has Changed Forever

<b>Modern Learning Environments: How Learning Has Changed Forever</b><p>There was once a time when you learned primarily while sitting in a room, listening to …

Don't forget, the science of memory is key to helping students learn

Neuroscientist Catharine Young explains how memories are formed and suggests strategies teachers can use to make sure students remember information<p>Since the dawn of time, learning and memory have gone together like bread and butter, up and down, spaghetti and meatballs. These two phenomena are so …

The Brain

IBM's Big Data University: Free Online Learning With Over 400,000 Students

It is widely forecasted that a shortage of skills in data science and analytics will mean a great deal of money is wasted through missed opportunities in coming years.<p>Traditional academic establishments have begun to move to fill the gap. However, most courses teaching the hot topic skillsets such …

Big Data

Learning at the speed of business

What digital means for the next generation of corporate academies.<p><b>Corporate universities</b> are entering their second century, just as the businesses …

What is 21st century education?

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What does an agile mind look like?

In a well-articulated post by Stephen Denning on what’s missing from the agile manifesto, the conclusion was that the single most important element …

Driver caught using phone asks for fine instead of 'boring' course

A motorist caught using his mobile phone while driving told officers he would rather have a fine and penalty point than take a "boring" course.<p>West Yorkshire Police tweeted a picture of the letter sent by the unnamed motorist, who claimed he had completed a driver improvement course the day before …

Learning Analytics: The Analyze Phase

In our most recent post on learning analytics, “Let the Data Tell You What You Need,” we discussed the “define” step of learning program development. …

Employee Engagement

Companies are so bad at helping workers develop their careers, most are training themselves

No employee wants to stay in the same position forever. That’s why people go back to school, attend conferences, schmooze, network, work overtime, take on new projects: to push their careers forward.<p>But the training or education programs of most companies tend to fall far behind employees’ needs, …

Career Development

Behind the MOOC: Scaling Up Your Venture

Don't forget, the science of memory is key to helping students learn

Neuroscientist Catharine Young explains how memories are formed and suggests strategies teachers can use to make sure students remember information<p>Since the dawn of time, learning and memory have gone together like bread and butter, up and down, spaghetti and meatballs. These two phenomena are so …

The Brain

Wipro's Chief Learning Officer On The Future Of Learning And Career Development

When we think of the future of work, “learning and careers” are oftentimes two things that immediately spring to the front of the discussion. Will we have careers or jobs in the future? How will learning continue to evolve? To help answer all of those questions and more I’m joined by Abhijit …

Google Design Minutes — Design sprints at scale

Use Design Thinking To Fast-Track Training & Development

Learn how the design thinking process that creatives use can help you fast-track new ideas for instructional design that support learning & …

Design Thinking and ELearning

Instructional designers are tasked with more than creating an elearning course. They are expected to create a course that is effective.The content …

UX Design

Google, micro-learning & the future of education

Over the last several months my co-founder Chirag and I have spent a lot of time thinking about micro-learning as we build our startup, Lrn. We are big supporters of the micro-learning format -specifically on mobile- and believe it can make educational content easily accessible to a global audience.<p>…

Infosys to tie-up with online education firms

<b>Bengaluru:</b> Infosys Ltd is tying up with three of the world’s most recognizable e-learning firms—Udacity Inc., Coursera Inc. and edX Inc.—in a bid to …

People who don't spend 5 hours a week online learning will make themselves obsolete, says AT&T CEO

Faced with competition from not just from Verizon and Sprint, but also Google and Amazon, the telecommunications giant is working aggressively to make sure its employees catch up and get ahead of the changing technology of the times.<p>Its CEO and Chairman, Randall Stephenson, isn't afraid to mince …

Employment

Universities must enter the digital age or risk facing irrelevance | The Star

If there is one institution due for innovation, it’s the university. It’s time for a deep debate on how universities function in a networked society. …