Archive for January 15th, 2019

Stop making New Year’s resolutions

Welcome to 2019! Meg Salter, author of Mind Your Life: How Mindfulness Can Build Resilience and Reveal Your Extraordinary, recommends setting goals and intentions rather than New Years’ resolutions. Goals (tangible, objective outcomes that are to be achieved in the future) are your destination, while intentions (purpose or values that are in the present) describe your […]

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Jaw-dropping AI

We’ve been providing interesting information around AI in previous blogs, but this application just made our jaws drop. The title of Dana Smith’s article published by the University of California San Francisco is: Artificial Intelligence Can Detect Alzheimer’s Disease in Brain Scans Six Years Before a Diagnosis.You read that right. Jae Ho Sohn, MD, MS and […]

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Use Twitter to tell compelling stories

Blair Braverman is an author and American dogsledder who will compete in this year’s Iditarod. She’s a brilliant storyteller with an ability to thread her tweets in a way that engages both heart and mind. And, oh the dogs! Alaskan Huskies are incredible athletes, and they love to run. Start with this thread and enter a world […]

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Speaking truth to leaders

When speaking uncomfortable truths to leaders, leadership, talent management and OD expert, Leslie Michener recommends the do’s and don’ts shown below. Leslie also delivers more insights and stories in this webinar, including the relationship between truth and power in the workplace, what to do before you speak your truth, and what to do when you speak your […]

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Smart ways to personalize your LMS

Adobe and the eLearning Guild offer a white paper on Smart Ways to Personalize an LMS. The paper covers why you should personalize your LMS and highlights five areas that will increase learner engagement: learner dashboard, content delivery, recommendations, revision notes, and search results. Download the full PDF report.

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Six secrets to experiential learning

Experiential learning involves learning through experience. The National Conference Centre partnered with experiential learning company, The Browne Center to publish Six Secrets to Experiential Learning.  Read the report for more information about these six secrets observed in experiential learning. Barrier-free learning—take away the classroom tables. Learning by choice—mix classroom training with outdoor activities. Learning by shared experience—create […]

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Doable eLearning Trends of 2019

It’s that time of year and the learning world is inundated with top trend lists. While many trend lists are focused on things like AI/VR and machine learning, blogger, Rohan Thakare via eLearning Industry has focused instead on trends that could be more cost effective and easier to implement. Here’s his list of eight eLearning […]

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