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How To Leverage Mobile For Effective Performance Support

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Read up on these 3 major components that will help you deliver performance support in the best way possible. Conferences Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Strategy affordances CHAMPIONS context custom mobile applications mobile mobile affordances performance support target audienceDon't push mobile to the back burner yet.

Environmental Scan of Text Messaging Interventions Supports SMS Applications in Healthcare

Mobile Commons

The research indicated that there was strong evidence to support text messaging as a tool for changing behavior and improving clinical care outcomes, and saw significant improvements specifically for smoking cessation, diabetes self-management and asthma. population will continue to support the spread of health text messaging programs. In May 2014, the U.S.

JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

Upside Learning

I mentioned before in one of my posts about the growing use of smart phones application as a form of Just-in-Time performance support; as mentioned before ; I feel eventually technology will enable individuals and not just companies/departments to deliver applications. When developing applications for just-in-time performance support, here are some items I keep on my checklist.

Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

We need to get out of our comfort zone and explore mobile applications and learn about what these apps do well and apply these principles to our mLearning design. There’s no other Industry in the world that was more affected by Apple refusing to embrace Adobe Flash in their iOS devices like the eLearning Industry. I don’t have the exact numbers but I would venture to say that more than 98% of all eLearning was/is based on Adobe Flash (i.e. Let me explain. But what about the experience for mobile users? Absolutely we can. So there you have it. Do you agree? Send to Kindle.

How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives

Mobile Commons

While Sweden’s use of text messaging is innovative and interesting, the tried-and-true applications of SMS – such as appointment reminders – can also benefit blood banks. The post How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives appeared first on Mobile Commons. How Sweden’s blood banks use text messaging to engage donors. Text messaging for blood donation centers.

Problems Faced By Miners Less Painful With Mobile Learning Applications

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A video on how mobile learning applications have helped workers do their jobs better through performance support. Mobile Apps case studies just-in-time learning performance support videos

How To Leverage Mobile For Effective Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Read up on these 3 major components that will help you deliver performance support in the best way possible. Conferences Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Strategy affordances CHAMPIONS context custom mobile applications mobile mobile affordances performance support target audienceDon't push mobile to the back burner yet.

Will Mobile Apps Change Training Forever?

Upside Learning

think mobile applications are the game changer for training. For me, it shifts the focus from ‘Training’ to ‘Performance Support’. In my interactions with various business owners & training managers I’ve found a performance support initiative gets the management nod more easily as compared to a training initiative. Examples of Workplace Learning (Performance Support) Apps.

Rapid Prototyping For Mobile Learning Applications – III

Upside Learning

In this, my last post in the series (continuing from Part I and Part II ), I explore what questions we’ve been asking when considering rapid prototyping tools (not just purely for mobile applications) and what we’ve learnt from it. You’ll certainly want to ask some questions before investing a rapid prototyping tool for mobile applications. While the design team will be the primary users, it’ll need support from all quarters to be up and functioning smoothly. An example – the use of multitouch, when the device touch capabilities do not offer support for it.

Problems Faced By Heavy Equipment Operators Made Easier With Mobile Learning Applications

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A video on how mobile learning applications have helped workers do their jobs better through performance support. Mobile Apps case studies just-in-time learning performance support videos

Enterprise Mobility and Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

My current focus is on building an enterprise application for my company. like the idea of working on internal applications for a number of reasons. First, enterprise applications can really allow you to focus on the problems you see on an every day basis within your organization. used to think of learning and performance support as two different things.

Our iPhone for Moodle web application aks for your feedback

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An open community that can give support while developing any type of application is a strong benefit for any endeavor. All along people tested the web application. This enables everyone to come to the demo site and try the web application via their own devices. Today we have opened the demo site of the iPhone Moodle site I talked about in previous posts.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

Also new in version 9 is full support for importing SVG files, plus if you have Adobe Illustrator, you can actually round-trip changes between the two applications. Most notably, it supports offline course playback and delayed reporting. New in Captivate 9 is support for multi-state objects with any coding, including smart shapes, images, buttons text and more.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers. Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? This is a free eBook authoring application by Apple for iPad. Claro.

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Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

Collaboration is another area where mobile technology can enhance and support performance and learning. Make sure to KISS, demand low information density – whether it’s an application, or a content look-up, the need to keep is simple straightforward is very important given the context of use. Native application. Vs web application. Content pull? Collaboration?

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

Every new version comes with more interactions, more widgets, more timelines, more triggers, more ways of animating text, and more support for all those animations in PowerPoint. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile! This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. Embrace Change and Adopt a new Mindset.

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iBreathe, An Innovative Application to Allow Military Men and Women to Relax

mLearning is Good

Reading about iBreathe at Information Week gets me thinking about the combination of real-time performance support and learning and how it integrates so well on the mobile device. I’ve never used this application of course, but the idea of it is very cool.

Make your Joomla or Drupal learning envirnmont mobile for any mobile device and for free. YES

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The developers have included a step-by-step tutorial , that makes it really simple to alter the application for your own needs. Today I got a message from Frank Gielen , he is the CEO of Siruna (which developed Osmobi) a mobile application that turns your Drupal or Joomla CMS into a mobile platform. Afterward this new information is added to the central information of the application.

Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available

Mobile Learning Edge

The Effectiveness of Mobile Learning in the Form of Performance Support System in Higher Education. Leaner Open Modeling in Adaptive Mobile Learning System for Supporting Student to Learn English. Developing Mobile Collaborative Learning Applications for Mobile Users. Most of the articles are on mobile learning. Hosam El-Sofany, Samir Abou El-Seoud). Nevena Mileva).

7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

mLearning Revolution

Undertaking a monumental job such as writing an application like Storyline from the ground up is no easy feat. also said in this article that for me, one of the most frustrating things about working at Adobe on the Captivate team was the poor support and customer care Adobe provided to our customers, because it negated all the great things we all did as Evangelists. Bad support and customer care is something you will not find when you become part of the Articulate community, I guarantee you, so this alone is enough to recommend the new Storyline vs. Adobe Captivate.

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Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

This has been possible due to a variety of factors – better, faster, cheaper smartphones, the advent of tablet computers, and an increasing awareness of the benefits and applicability of mobile learning. Devices getting faster and better, with increasing memory and storage capacity making it possible for complex applications to reside on devices. Weaknesses. Due to lack of Flash.

Mobile Learning – The Third Dimension

Upside Learning

We believe mobile learning will play an extremely important role in enabling organizations to support their people manage and retain their competitive edge – check out our earlier webinar “ No escaping mobile learning ”. Cue “mobile learning” – a medium perfectly suited to “support” this. Another instance and application of mobile learning and performance support!

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

While I haven’t blogged in a while, I continue trawling through my RSS feeds, seeing more and more references to mobile learning, mlearning, performance support, ‘just-in-time’ and so many other terms that make sense in that context. From netbooks and web applications to iPods, iPads, and podcasting, Tony has put together practical information for educators. Mobile Learning Portal.

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

As per a survey conducted by Good Technology in October 2011, 72 percent of its customers were already formally supporting BYOD programs. Another 19 percent of the respondents indicated that they were either planning to support BYOD within the next 6-12 months or were considering, but did not have a specific timeframe for support. What makes BYOD popular? Feel free to comment.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Experience suggests that mlearning works best in enhancing the social, informal, just-in-time, and performance support solutions/initiatives. Does your learning strategy include a mix of social, informal, and performance support already? Decide on Devices & Platforms to Support. Establish the Need. This is fairly obvious, but you’d be surprised how often it is ignored.

6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

mLearning Revolution

I absolutely love software, apps, applications, extensions, plug-ins, add-ons, whatever you want to call it. If there is one thing I heard from customers while working at Adobe was this, I want my learners to be able to take a course on their iPads or iPhone, but these mobile devices don’t support Flash. still go to Church of course. Probably why I still love keyboard shortcuts.

Tappestry: Kicking the Informal Learning (Tin) Can

Mobile Learning Edge

Some features mark a significant departure from Twitter functionality, however, that make this an app “designed specifically for learning” The first unique feature is the organization of posts by categories, such as Physics, Basketball, Application Design, and, my personal favourite, Homebrewing (containing one lonely post at the time this article was written – thanks Chad).

Free #research papers on #mLearning from mLearn conference

Ignatia Webs

The topics are very diverse: augmented learning, health (diabetes 1 support among others), gender, learning analytics, mLearning pedagogy, language learning, learning with tablets. Today the free proceedings of the mLearn2012 conference that was organized in Helsinki were put online. For all that want to get a peek into recent research, it is a blast!

A Lesson in Mobile Learning Design from Yelp [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

Assumptions like these often lead to limiting the mobile learning use case to performance support or an insultingly light version of the much more powerful flash-based desktop version of the course. Yelpers can now contribute their useful, funny and cool reviews directly from their Yelp mobile application available today on iOS and coming soon to Android. Send to Kindle.

A Mobile Learning Decision Path for Instructional Designers tasked with developing #mLearning [Download]

mLearning Revolution

One such project I was a part of recently, was developing a ‘ Mobile Learning Decision Path, ‘ which was produced by Adayana Government Group in collaboration with the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative and the Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO). Sample Project 2—Boarding Officer Support for Rules & Regulations … 11. … 33.

Learning On Tablets At Emirates Airlines

Upside Learning

Emirates is using tablets coupled with custom developed applications as performance support tools for crew-members. It can be quite hard to find examples of tablets being leveraged for performance and learning in the public domain. Quite interesting to see an actual EPSS that works on a tablet. The rollout involves about 1000 devices.

The Question Of Why (Not) eLearning On iPads Or Tablets?

Upside Learning

Upside Learning has supported research bodies like ASTD (Mobile Learning: Delivering Learning In A Connected World) and Towards Maturity ( Mobile Learning at Work ) to bring out independent research reports on mobile learning. To enable learners to carry learning with them for just-in-time performance support (field / technical staff). But largely in the wrong context! Summing up.

Three Ways to Use Mobile Devices in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

Mobile device based follow-up could increase retention and aid application of knowledge and skills. 2. Performance Support Agents. We believe performance support mobile applications are a great tool to have on your employees’ phones. The link between performance support aids and the performance itself is very often direct and the results are immediate.

Free papers on mobile learning from #IMLF2016 conference #mlearning

Ignatia Webs

This is a really wonderful set of papers that encompass the latest mobile learning realities and implementations. The proceedings were disseminated before the actual IMLF2016 conference start in Bangkok, providing a nice bit of reading. Every page got me thinking and gave me new ideas related to my own interests.

Mobile Learning Revolution – Round-Up Of Our Best mLearning Posts

Upside Learning

We would be delivering a Master Class session based on this new platform titled ‘ Mobile Learning and Performance Support with Upside2Go ’, scheduled at 12.45 PM on 21st June. And as such mobile devices, with their appropriate size, features and functionalities, are poised to be the best performance support tools. Mobile Learning has been on our minds and for all the right reasons.

10 mLearning Lessons I Learned from reading Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski [Book Review]

mLearning Revolution

There’s so much to like about this book on the mobile-first movement, but here are 10 lessons I personally found applicable to all of us in mLearning: Lesson 1: The Future is Mobile and Mobile Learning  — Hopefully you aren’t too surprised by this truth but it’s worth mentioning it. I love Mobile and everything that it represents. enjoy the simplicity of mobile.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

Please note that not all Adobe Captivate features are supported in the HTML5 format. For more details, please refer to the Release Notes of the HTML5 Convertor , which describe supported features, known issues and the roadmap for upcoming features. 2) Lectora Inspire. While the demand for HTML5 courses is yet to catch up, the demand is growing stronger nevertheless. into HTML5 format.

Free book increasing access through #mlearning

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Helen Crompton Chapter 2 Educational Standards for Mobile Learning and Mobile Application Development. 17 Judy Brown, Michael Hruska, Andy Johnson and Jonathan Poltrack Chapter 3 A Pedagogical Framework for Mobile Learning: Categorising Educational Applications of Mobile Technologies into Four Types. 49 Rory McGreal Chapter 5 Design of Contextualised Mobile Learning Applications.

Getting Started With Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

Our sales and consulting team provides guidance and support to prospects to understand mobile learning and take them through the initial steps of evaluation and implementation of mobile learning. Will mobile learning integrate with other corporate systems or does it need to? - Who will handle any needed user support? Performance support. Mobile learning is in the air.

New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2

mLearning Trends

Published modules are packaged as SCORM objects and deployed with nominal hiccups for local/disconnected playback via an installed CellCast application on our test iPhones, iPads and Android devices. actually got to check out the new Storyline application from Articulate running in pre-beta form this past week and it is impressive and promising on many fronts. Check it out here.

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