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Incorporating avatars into e-Learning training is an effective way to boost learner engagement. In her session Creative Use of Forms, Variables and Avatars at the Lectora® User Conference, Ellen St. Pierre demonstrated the value of deploying avatars in a social setting to increase learner engagement. Many types of e-Learning software have character galleries built into…

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Sandy Carter kicked off day two of the 2012 Lectora® User Conference with her incredible keynote presentation, “Get Bold! Creating a Social Business Agenda!.” The IBM Vice President had the audience fully engaged as she shared her expert insights on social business and social media for learning and every attendee received a free copy of Sandy’s…

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Crowdsourcing, or collective intelligence, is vital in organizational social learning. Social learning in business settings is underpinned by several new business transformations, one of which is collaboration. Collaboration has the power to change business performance dramatically. At the center of the collaboration discussion is how well a business leverages it to deliver higher performance. Theory…

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Lectora® e-Learning is pleased to announce Social Business Expert Sandy Carter as a keynote speaker for the upcoming 2012 Lectora User Conference. Carter is a recognized leader in social business, a best-selling author of two books and has won awards for her Twitter and blog communities. Carter’s keynote “Get Bold! Creating a Social Business Agenda!,” will kick off…

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As an e-Learning professional, you’ve probably heard the term “social learning” more than once. Although this term is relatively new, the practice of social learning is not. Social learning is something we have all been doing for a long time, and it is something we practice on a regular basis. We learn socially when we…

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As social networks progress and online social learning grows in popularity, the need to implement social learning technologies within business settings becomes increasingly prevalent. While Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn lead the way as some of the most popular social networks, the informal, public nature of these outlets does not necessarily meet the needs of working…

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Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other popular social media sites aren’t just for sharing the latest happenings with friends – these sites can also be used to view and share valuable e-Learning content. Snap! by Lectora allows you to quickly and conveniently post rapid e-Learning tutorials and presentations to your favorite social media outlets, making it easy to collaborate with…

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Today’s blog provides you with ways to use Lectora online e-Learning software and CourseMill LMS as social learning tools to benefit both you and your learners. With a wide variety of online social networking opportunities currently available, the ways that people connect with one another are changing drastically. Instead of communicating in person or over…

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There’s a new way to socialize with your peers and connect with coworkers on a variety of levels–and it’s called SnapChannel.com. For every Snap! by Lectora presentation, video or file that is uploaded, members can comment or “like” through Facebook, tweet it out, share on LinkedIn, give a five star rating or leave a video…

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ASTD (American Society for Training and Development), the world’s largest training and development professional association, held its annual international conference and expo last week, May 22-25 in Orlando, Florida. Attendees from more than 70 countries gathered to hear over 200 educational sessions from industry-leading experts and check out the latest learning and training products and…