Sociallearning

10 Tips For Designing Effective Social Learning

Social Learning is one approach to learning design, an approach where we combine the best of ‘<i>formal</i>‘ learning (the story that the organisation …

7 eLearning Tech Trends You’ll See In 2017

I can see the future.<p>I can tell you what you’re thinking right now. It’s “No you can’t.” Boom, see? And if you think that’s a fluke, I’ll tell you …

Students

JANE BOZARTH

THE INTERVIEW:<p><i>1. Learnnovators: Hi Jane! Can you please tell us how you got started, and what has your journey, from trainer to instructional</i> …

Learning

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2017

<b>2017: eLearning Trends And Predictions</b><p>Organizations around the world are looking for some foresight, and it’s prediction time. I’ve got a few, but …

Learning

8 Best Practices To Create Learner-Centered eLearning Courses

How To Create Learner-Centered eLearning Courses<p>Learning is different for everyone. Each individual has their own way of processing, absorbing, and …

Instructional Design

6 E-learning and Development Trends to Watch Out for in 2017

2016 has ended and for you as a training manager this means end-of-the-year reports and planning for the new year. You will be looking at the …

Trends

Why Emojis are failing to evolve into a form of Language

Whether you love them or hate them, you have to admit, emojis have taken over. Once there was a need for a way of adding emotional resonance to the …

Emotions

How to Create a Social Learning Community

Building a cohort or community to enable learners to learn from each other has been a long discussed topic in the education/learning industry. We …

Learning

How to Revolutionise Workplace Learning

This week I’m in Berlin, Germany at the OEB Conference. The conference hosts interviewed me a few weeks ago about my thoughts on learning since …

Leadership

What Social Learning Looks Like in Practice

Social Learning is the preeminent term in Learning & Development at present. It is, however, as mystical in practice as it is prominent in …

Social learning or how to spark good conversations?

Social learning is important part of how we work in business. At Logicearth, we believe social learning is a business strategy and a vital part of …

Learning

DevLearn 2016 designing effective Social Learning workshop v2

My workshop deck from the session on 'Designing Effective Social Learning' at DevLearn, Las Vegas, November 2017. It covers the methodology, communities, trust, facilitation, and measurement. Designed as a presentation deck.

Social Learning is the Future

<b>What is Social Learning?</b>Social learning is the form of learning where people in an organization learn from each other in an informal manner. In a …

Learning

How Climate Change Makes Social Learning Among Animals More Important - Facts So Romantic

Put yourself in the mind of a killer whale. Let’s say you’re the little guy in the picture below.<p>So far, you’ve lived off of a diet of only marine …

Environmentalism

College students: join this edtech hackathon hosted by Yellowdig

Though the company raised $1 million to set up an NYC office, <b>Yellowdig</b> is keeping true to its Philly roots: on Nov. 12 the company will rally college …

Hackathons

5 Free Educational Social Networks For Teachers And Students

With social learning being a buzzword, a lot has been said about why teachers should adopt it. More often than not, social learning in online …

Education

Talent Development Platform Everwise Raises $16 Million

Everwise, a start-up based out of both New York and San Francisco, recently raised $16 million in Series B funding and has almost tripled its number …

Startups

Everwise Gets Sequoia's Backing; Here Comes 'Social Learning'

I write about innovation, careers and unforgettable personalities. My Forbes cover stories have analyzed LinkedIn, Sequoia Capital and the surprising value of a liberal arts degree in our tech-crazy world. In 1997, at The Wall Street Journal, I shared in a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting. …

Learning

When a group must solve hard problems, it's best to design the team around its learning style

What is the best way for a group to collaborate on solving a difficult problem? A new study finds that the answer depends on how that particular …

Life Sciences

Tool transfers are a form of teaching among chimpanzees

Altmetric: 259<p>Views: 10,012<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Stephanie Musgrave<br>• , David Morgan<br>• , Elizabeth Lonsdorf<br>• , Roger Mundry<br>• & Crickette Sanz<p><i>Scientific</i> …

Chimpanzees

Everwise nabs $16 million to connect protégés with mentors

Everwise, a platform that helps professionals boost their careers by connecting them with expert mentors, has raised $16 million in a Series B round led by Sequoia Capital, with participation from existing investors Canvas Ventures and Webb Investment Network.<p>Founded out of New York in 2012, …

Startups

Everwise Raises $16M, Launches Employee Skill Development Platform

Today, San Francisco-based Everwise has announced the successful close of a $16 million Series B round. Their latest round is led by Sequoia Capital, …

Startups

KarmaCircles - A Peer-to-Peer Social Learning Platform Makes It Easy to Give and Receive Help For Free

It allows any professional to receive help for free and to give help to build their online reputation. On this platform, there is no philosophy of a …

Learning

Social learning strategies modify the effect of network structure on group performance

Altmetric: 62<p>Views: 1,649<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Daniel Barkoczi<br>• & Mirta Galesic<p><i>Nature Communications</i> <b>7</b>, Article number: 13109 …

Learning

String pulling bees provide insight into spread of culture

Bumblebees can learn to pull strings for food and pass on the ability to a colony, according to new research.

Life Sciences

Problem-solving spreads both socially and culturally in bumblebees

String pulling is a popular problem-solving task for investigating cognitive abilities in vertebrates, but has never been tested in insects. Now, a …

The Importance of Social Learning for Companies (Infographic)

This will help you learn the importance of social learning. The infograph is very informative and has an in-depth look at the one thing that we all …

Learning

Socialthinking - Articles

Have you ever tried to make yourself do something that took a little extra energy to remember or required self-coaching to make it happen? You know, …

Blending training with 70:20:10 - using the '3E Framework'

Most of us in the training & development profession will be familiar with the 70:20:10 ratio.<p>Borne out of qualitative research undertaken by the …

Connectivism

The 5 Most Popular Free Social Learning LMSs

We live in a hyperconnected era. This is the most plugged-in time in history, and we’re more reliant on machines than ever. In fact, most younger …

eLearning