Instructional design is dead. So what’s next?

The prolific learning industry writer and explorer of the Social Age, Julian Stodd, is to join a panel of experts at the upcoming Learning & Skills Group conference, part of the annual Learning Technologies Summer Forum in London on 14 June, to debate instructional design, gamification, user experience and social learning.

Your career as an L&D professional

The Learning and Skills Group conference, part of the annual Learning Technologies Summer Forum in London on 14 June, will explore careers in L&D with the help of three learning industry leaders, each with differing and highly successful journeys in the learning industry: Corporate elearning architect and proponent of engaging learning, Ant Pugh; Finance-sector education product manager, Sharon Claffey Kaliouby; Learning technologies manager at Vodafone, Mike Booth.

3 Onboarding Gamification Elements To Consider For Boosting Engagement During Sales Training

Finding new ways to engage employees during training is no easy feat. What's even more challenging is executing engagement strategies for new employees who are nervous, yet eager to please. Here are 3 onboarding gamification elements that can ease tension and encourage a fun environment during sales training.

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Univention liefert Open Source-Software für Schulen in der Schweiz

"Die educa.ch erachtet es als wichtig, dass bei der Beschaffung von ICT-Mitteln auch Alternativen zu proprietären Ökosystemen evaluiert und die Merkmale von Open Source-Lösungen berücksichtigt werden. Sie bieten Vorteile, die bei einer Produktebewertung nicht außer Acht gelassen werden sollen", erklärt Karl Wimmer, stellvertretender Direktor von educa.ch, die Beweggründe des Medieninstituts für den Abschluss des Vertrags.

Univention liefert Open Source-Software für Schulen in der Schweiz

"Die educa.ch erachtet es als wichtig, dass bei der Beschaffung von ICT-Mitteln auch Alternativen zu proprietären Ökosystemen evaluiert und die Merkmale von Open Source-Lösungen berücksichtigt werden. Sie bieten Vorteile, die bei einer Produktebewertung nicht außer Acht gelassen werden sollen", erklärt Karl Wimmer, stellvertretender Direktor von educa.ch, die Beweggründe des Medieninstituts für den Abschluss des Vertrags.

Australian Microsoft Learning Partner DDLS wins global 2016 Microsoft Learning Partner Award

Australian Microsoft Gold Learning Partner, DDLS today announced it has won the 2016 Microsoft Learning Partner Award. The training company was honoured to be selected among a global field of more than 2,500 entrants from 119 countries worldwide. DDLS was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services for learning solutions.