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Planning LMS Training with Needs Assessment Sessions

Even if participants are blessed with a brilliant trainer or an outstanding LMS-hosted training program, all training must have a strong and well-developed base. As writer bell hooks said of […]

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Recession-Induced Stress for Higher Learning System Applicants, Pt. 2

While GPA, class rank, and community service all play an important role in the admissions process to graduate school learning systems, admission test scores (LSAT, MCAT, PCAT and GRE) can […]

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Recession-Induced Stress for Higher Learning System Applicants, Pt. 1

More and more people are looking into not only online and LMS-hosted courses, but also two-year colleges, which are an increasingly attractive option for tight budgets. According to a Reuters […]

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Social Networking’s Greater Purpose in Learning Systems

For the past year or so, educators in various parts of the world have been getting prepped on how to use social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace and Bebo as […]

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Good Things Come to Those Who Study: LMS-Delivered Courses

Since the beginning of the recession in December 2007, following the home mortgage meltdown, Americans have responded in various ways. Some have decided now’s the time to sharpen their skills […]

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Reinvest in Your Staff’s Skills with LMS Training

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a hundred times. During times of recession, achieving and/or maintaining a competitive edge is essential. An economic downturn signals a cut-throat job […]

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Teachers Using Twitter as a Collaborative Learning System

One challenge of using Twitter is acquiring “followers” who add you to read your tweets. Within a classroom or school that uses an LMS, or a company training program or […]

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Limitations of Twitter in a Learning System

Twitter may turn out to be somewhat limited in what it has to offer company and classroom learning systems. At its best it still feels a highly-caffeinated, jumbled version of […]

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Ready, Set, Tweet: Corporate Learning System Semi-Finals, Pt. 2

By selling the sponsorship of an “ExecTweets” site to Microsoft on Monday, Twitter announced its entry to corporate marketing and learning systems.  ExecTweets is a page that compiles tweets posted […]

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Ready, Set, Tweet: Corporate Learning System Semi-Finals

As Twitter celebrates its three-year anniversary, its new deals with giant companies like Salesforce and BusinessWeek seem to hint at a sparkling future. And thanks to a new sponsorship agreement […]

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Twitter vs. Facebook: The Race for Corporate Learning Systems, Pt. 2

The incorporation of Twitter into corporate learning systems hasn’t happened exclusively in media companies like BusinessWeek. Salesforce has recently constructed a CRM application for Twitter. The purpose of the Twitter-response […]

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Twitter vs. Facebook: The Race for Corporate Learning Systems, Pt. 1

Even with its recent “facelift,” Facebook will need to keep a watchful eye on microblogging sites like Twitter in the race for attention in the business world, and inclusion in […]

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Bringing Twitter into Company Learning Systems, Pt. 3

But Socialtext Signals isn’t alone in its Twitter-like functionality for company learning systems, geographically dispersed teamwork, and marketing purposes. “There’s a lot of standalone Twitter clones out there,” says Ross […]

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Bringing Twitter into Company Learning Systems, Pt. 2

There are a number of microblog vendors who have tried to bring the Twitter-like experience into company learning systems. The public affairs firm Davies uses Enterprise 2.0 vendor Socialtext, a […]

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Bringing Twitter into Company Learning Systems, Pt. 1

More and more companies use Twitter–the short messaging service that allows real-time discussions–for  marketing and customer service purposes. But examples of bringing microblogging technology into organization learning systems and LMSs […]

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Encourage Exercise = Save Cash in Company Learning Systems

The National Center for Health Statistics reports that the prevalence of obesity in adult Americans is 32.2%, while the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry reports between 16-33% of […]

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A Treadmill Desk for Home and Office Learning Systems, Pt. 2

What kinds of tasks can an LMS student or office worker perform while walking on a treadmill desk? Students can read and complete assignments, access their online courseware or LMS, […]

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A Treadmill Desk for Home and Office Learning Systems, Pt. 1

Since Dr. James Levine of the Mayo Clinic came up with the idea of a “treadmill desk,” there are now several types on the market. The goal is to integrate […]

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Active Bodies, Active Minds in Workplace Learning Systems, Pt. 2

A simple way to encourage exercise in your organization’s learning system or training program is to use energizers to get participants going. These may include breaks, question and answer sessions, […]

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Active Bodies, Active Minds in Workplace Learning Systems, Pt. 1

“Life is movement,” Aristotle said. Like Dr. John J. Ratey’s book which explores the connection between exercise and the brain, in John Medida’s book Brain Rules, he asserts that exercise […]

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