• Posts Tagged ‘Learning Technologies’

    Rise of the LMS

    by  • June 14, 2015 • Learning Technologies • 0 Comments

    Your LMS is likely to be an ugly duckling. Here are some tips to nurture it to the magnificent swan it ought to be.

      The Learning Management System is quite possibly the most underestimated HR system in pretty much every organisaiton. Yes, this is a broad-brush statement that may offend some of you, but the vast majority of you, kind readers, don’t see the importance of your LMS in comparison to, say, your comp and ben database....

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    Time for a Learning Upgrade

    by  • February 7, 2014 • Learning Technologies • 0 Comments

    Let’s usher in the new age of learning technologies: say hello to your new CPD record – your facebook feed. (facebook is used for illustration purposes only. Other brands are available)

    The time I spent this year at the Learning Technologies show was coloured with disruption. Mostly, it became searching ways to make learning more than the traditional concept of training sessions and assessments (be it face to face or online). Not too long ago I wrote about gamifying a competency framework and offered free...

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    LMS as a Weather Warning System

    by  • January 10, 2014 • Learning Technologies • 0 Comments

    Imagine you had a way to predict bouts of bad performance or tropical storms incompetence before they hit the shores of your organisation. Imagine no longer – your LMS can do that.

    This fantastic little video from Dr. Marty Jopson tells the story of how weather predictions moved to space. This is a relatively new technology, one that has been developing since the 60s. From dark, grainy images, to high res imagery and radiometer video feeds that gives meteorologists information about what the weather looks like...

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