Sociallearning

8 Tips To Diversify Online Training Content On A Tight eLearning Budget

Catering to multigenerational and culturally diverse employees doesn't have to cost a fortune. In this article, I'll share 8 tips to show you how to …

Learning

11 Ways To Boost Social Learning Through A Learning Management System

Social learning is a cognitive process, that lets people discuss learning objectives, and enables them to share their perspectives. In this article, …

Learning

Law Schools Need To Introduce Social Learning

How many law students and professors are using blogging and social media for learning? Sadly, not many.

Law

Kune Kune piglets possess social learning skills and have an astonishingly good memory

Pigs are socially competent and capable of learning. But the combination of these skills, learning by observing others, has been insufficiently …

3 Keys To Engaging Your Learners With Gamification

What You Need To Know About Engaging Your Learners With Gamification<p>Let's start with a working definition for gamification. I'll take this from …

Learning

You’re reading online product reviews all wrong—and its making you buy junky products

When online shopping, most people pick inferior products that have many reviews from consumers over higher quality products that have fewer reviews.<p>A recent study by Derek Powell, a postdoctoral research fellow at Stanford University, finds that most people fail to do a simple statistical task when …

eCommerce

5 Ways A Social Learning Management System Can Improve Communication

How To Improve Communication Using A Social Learning Management System<p>Communication is the lifeblood of any successful organization. Think of how …

6 Hot Digital Workplace Trends from Gartner

Workers increasingly expect a consumer-like experience in the workplace, as WorkHuman 2017 speaker Jeanne Meister outlined in her guest post a few …

The Workplace

Technology Will Drive Supply Chain Digitalization

New technologies like the internet of things (IoT), big data, and social learning platforms have the power to transform the supply chain to make them …

Big Data

Reading, writing and empathy: How Denmark is a leader in teaching social skills

The country's status as a leader in teaching social skills is one reason it’s often ranked as the world’s ‘happiest’ country. Do Danes know something …

Social Work

VideoKen: Social learning platform which helps organizations deliver personalized learning

Videoken is a collaborative social learning platform, that helps organizations deliver personalized learning at scale. VideoKen’s video platform …

Learning

The digital transformation of learning: Social, informal, self-service, and enjoyable

Technology has long been used to improve how we learn, but today's digital advances, particularly with social media, have taken learning in powerful …

Learning

Why online consumers choose inferior products

A Stanford study found that when choosing between two products online, people tend to favor products with more reviews despite the fact that the …

Psychology

Otter 'social learning' observed in Anglia Ruskin University study

<b>Otters are capable of watching and learning from each other to solve tasks, according to a study.</b><p>Researchers at Anglia Ruskin University gave smooth-coated otters food in sealed containers and, when one successfully accessed it, others copied.<p>The study took place at Colchester Zoo in Essex and …

Learning

Otter Tupperware party we threw reveals how animals copy each other to learn

Sea otters don’t just make good subjects for photos to share on social media. They’re also very smart. For example, unlike most animals, they make …

Animals

Otters learn by copying each other

Otters can learn how to solve puzzles by watching and copying each other, new research shows.

Ecology

Five steps to engage your managers

We keep hearing the same story.<p>Experienced, talented L&D professionals tell us that their organisations are on board with flexible and social …

Employee Engagement

2017 Big Data Conference, Aug. 18-19

The Center of Mathematical Sciences and Applications will be hosting a conference on Big Data from <b>August 18 – 19, 2017,</b> in Hall D of the Science …

Data Science

Free eBook: How Can You Leverage On Social Learning For Corporate Training

This free eBook How Can You Leverage on Social Learning for Corporate Training provides several insights on social learning and why this should be a …

Learning

DJ Humpback: Whales remix their old songs

Humpback whales are famous for their complex and mysterious songs, and scientists tuning into their sounds off the coast of Australia have discovered …

Electronic Music

DJ Whale, gaana sunao: Studies show giant mammal can learn songs and remix them

Humpback whales learn songs in segments - in a similar way to how humans acquire language skills - and can even remix them, a study has found.<p>"All …

National Academy of Sciences

Social Learner WordPress Theme Download & Review 2017

Product Details<p>Product Type: Template<br>• Software: WordPress<br>• Category: WordPress<br>• Tags: Multi-Purpose Responsive Social Networking<p>Social learner is a …

Web Design

Stand Up For Civility

If we all do our part to reinforce civil behavior and provide corrective feedback for uncivil behavior we may help to turn our increasingly uncivil …

Psychology

Six Obstacles to Building Communities in Organizations

Rachel Happe writes in <i>10 Trends for the Future of Communities</i> quite a comprehensive description of the various intersecting and intermingling streams …

Management

Video: This is why India's healthcare system is in danger

Qualified medical professionals are few and staffers are often performing tasks beyond their mandate.<p><i>We welcome your comments at letters@scroll.in.</i>

Learning

Watch: A cow fell into a pit at a cemetery. Muslims rushed to the rescue

It took them more than an hour-and-a-half of efforts to rescue the cow.<p>Who saves cows in India? A group of Muslims in Uttar Pradesh definitely did on …

Learning

Bayern Munich sign James Rodriguez on loan from Real Madrid

The two clubs have agreed on a two-year deal until June 2019.<p>Colombian international James Rodriguez has joined Bayern Munich on a two-year loan from …

Learning

Cartoonist Mangesh Tendulkar dies at 83

He had been suffering from cancer.<p>Renowned cartoonist Mangesh Tendulkar died at the age of 83 in Pune on Monday. He had been suffering from bladder …

Harvard Business School

Wimbledon: Angry Novak Djokovic calls for final set tie-breakers after marathon Nadal-Muller match

The world No 4’s fourth round match had to be rescheduled to Tuesday after Rafael Nadal and Gilles Muller played out a marathon encounter on …

Tennis

Watch: A stampede broke out at Adityanath’s ‘Janta Darbar’, women and children injured

People were waiting in line with their complaints when the barricades were suddenly removed.<p>Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath’s Janta Darbar on …

Learning