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.

Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems

Upside Learning

This post specifically talks about how a Mobile Learning Platform can be used as an effective Performance Support System. What is a ‘Performance Support System’? It seamlessly integrates all the components of the performance support system.

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Mobile Commons Launches New Advocacy Product That Instantly Connects Callers With Their Congressional Representatives – press release

Mobile Commons

Mobile Commons today announced the release of a new product, Mobile Commons Advocacy – a plug-and-play tool that makes it easy for organizations to drive phone calls to Congress and affect legislators’ opinions. By instantly connecting hundreds of thousands or even millions of callers to their state and federal legislators, Mobile Commons Advocacy gives groups the power to transform popular support into legislative results. The supporter’s phone rings.

Dissecting Saba's New "Anywhere" Product for Mobile Learning

mLearning Trends

I happened upon a tweet last week while trolling my Twitter in-box that heralded a product announcement from Saba for their new " Saba Anywhere " offering designed to make training delivery to mobile workers easy, practical and secure.

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

has disavowed Flash and refuses to support it on. as built-in support for video). Note: Rapid Intake’s mLearning Studio™ and eLearning Studio™ products create con- tent that can be accessed either online or offline.

Mobile Commons Supports Special Language Character Sets

Mobile Commons

Mobile Commons is proud to announce that our platform now supports both the universal ASCII and the GSM language character sets. The post Mobile Commons Supports Special Language Character Sets appeared first on Mobile Commons. Features News & Updates Product News Text Messaging

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

As these employees use more advanced devices and business apps to catapult their productivity, their impatience with technology at their workplace is also understandably increasing.

What is the future of #mLearning Design? Storyline’s native app vs. Captivate’s Responsive Design [Poll]

mLearning Revolution

However today after several iterations to their products, most vendors have made great strides in reimagining they products, and I’m not so sure I believe that anymore. image credit: table xi.

Why Not A Snapguide For Your Workplace?

Upside Learning

The link between training and actual performance is often long drawn and fuzzy, while the one between performance support and performance is quite direct and immediate. That’s a true just-in-time support-plus-learning ecosystem helping staff perform better enabled by learning assets.

An Honest Assessment of Adobe Captivate 6 [First Impressions]

mLearning Revolution

Well, actually I did have an idea of what to expect, or at least I thought I did, since I was part of the initial talks for what would be in the next release of the product, right before leaving the company. Oh and where’s Tin Can support for tracking mLearning?

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The End of the Road for me at Adobe. 2012 and Beyond.

mLearning Revolution

I still remember my excitement six years ago when I received an email from Karl Matthews, then Director of Product Management at Adobe, asking me if I wanted to join his team as Product Evangelist for FrameMaker, RoboHelp and Captivate. First and foremost, Happy New Year!

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Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

To support the argument – that informal learning is important – here is a research by Prof Robert Kelley from Carnegie Mellon University, which shows dramatic drop over the years in the percentage of information that the workers need to hold in their heads to get their work done.

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.

The New York Times Loves DoSomething’s Crisis Text Line

Mobile Commons

The Crisis Text Line provides counseling, resources, and emotional support for a wide range of issues that adolescents face every day, from depression to abuse. Teenagers can text in their problems to a hotline and receive text message support from counselors.

Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

Mobile Learning Edge

It works best using Google’s Chrome browser, but its connection to mobile is that it demonstrates some of the new possibilities of HTML5, a standard that will be supported by all new mobile devices, including Apple.

7 Microinteractions You will Love in the new Articulate Studio 13 [Review]

mLearning Revolution

Dan writes that: “the difference between a product we love and a product we just tolerate are often the microinteractions we have with it.” The product includes a number of ease-to-use features to enhance your final video. The New Articulate Studio ’13.

Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about

mLearning Revolution

and the new Android Support and Sliders – I’m now working on a review of Storyline 2.0 Amazon Echo – When I first heard about this new product from Amazon I thought it was a crazy idea but not anymore, I think Amazon is on to something.

Three Features You May Not Know About That Can Supercharge Your Mobile Commons Advocacy Campaigns

Mobile Commons

It’s even easier than you may have realized to connect hundreds of thousands of your supporters with their Congressional representatives. We’re always working to make our products even more powerful, and even easier to use.

Advocacy Callers Can Press a Number to Connect to their House Representatives

Mobile Commons

It’s easy to ask for a supporter’s zip code. If you want to connect your supporters to the House, zip codes provide just a 70% match. Mobile Commons Advocacy Instantly Connects Your Supporters To Their Congressional Representatives.

Using Accents in SMS Text Messages

Mobile Commons

And unfortunately, CDMA does not support characters outside the default alphabet. All of these protocols support larger alphabets. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research Our Products Text MessagesMobile Commons works with some of the most inspiring Hispanic organizations in the country, including Reform Immigration 4 America , Presente.org , the National Alliance for Hispanic Health , the National Hispanic Media Coalition , and many others.

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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.

6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

mLearning Revolution

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.

The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

mLearning Revolution

In fact I think that most of the new features being promoted by Adobe have been there for a while in competing products like Articulate software, namely the ability to include YouTube videos in a course, as well as embedding a browser session on a slide.

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Mobile Workforce Is Growing – Is Your Training Strategy Evolving?

Upside Learning

We’d need to think how to make the right information / material available just in time for our staff to be productive. Needless to say the mobile phone and tablets will feature prominently in your learning and training plans – or call it performance support plans if you will.

New Report Reinforces Mobile Learning is Best as Performance Support

mLearning is Good

The study was very insightful, and the findings support the notion that m-Learning is currently best consumed in the form of performance support material. However, this study does point to mobile performance support, delivering context relevant content quickly and efficiently as a major enabler for productivity. employees used mobile information “for two main purposes: in-field performance support from colleagues and access to late-breaking information”.

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 Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems.

Mobile Common Advocacy Instantly Connects Your Supporters to their Congressional Representatives

Mobile Commons

Today we’re announcing the launch of a new product: Mobile Commons Advocacy. So we created one streamlined product that’s quick to launch and limitless in its impact. Turn Passive Supporters into Active Callers. 2) The supporter’s phone rings.

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Today’s mobile devices move beyond merely providing access but to actively helping and supporting us at work and at home. To manage and support the new workplace and mobile workforce, ‘enterprise mobility solutions’ is a rapidly evolving trend in driving productivity.

The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

mLearning Revolution

Also, for these examples, I chose not to enable Quiz tracking, but Camtasia 8 does provide email and SCORM support for tracking.

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. What services will help learners be more productive? Performance support.

The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

Upside Learning

SANEED, the Saudi Centre for Support and Counseling to all beneficiaries of e-learning. Source: Ambient Insight’s 2010-2015 worldwide market forecast for Mobile Learning Products & Services). Mobile Learning Products & Services Revenue Forecast (in US$ millions).

Mobile Learning – What It Can Do For A Global Workforce

Upside Learning

Ironically, while employees need more time for learning in order to optimize their productivity, they actually have less time to participate in formal learning activities. Puts training and performance support where the actual work takes place. ?

New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2

mLearning Trends

That said, interest in the various products and sessions and “morning buzz” gatherings that related to mobile all seemed well attended and topical.

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5 Reasons why you should join the Articulate Community if you are in eLearning

mLearning Revolution

One company I have been in touch with and extremely impressed with is Articulate, the makers of Presenter and Engage and the whole Articulate Studio product. One thing I always ask when talking to a vendor is what is the Killer App in your product, that one special thing that you lead with in your presentations, press releases and the reason why most of your customer buy the product and keep coming back for more.

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Is MOOC Suitable For Corporate & Workplace Learning?

Upside Learning

You know an idea’s time has come when ASTD and CLO Magazine start talking about it and when Google launches a product (free BTW) to support the movement. The MobiMOOC is now in its second week and there have been some very interesting discussions happening there.

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

mLearning Revolution

I find it inconceivable how a company would ship a tablet without this basic function since e-mail and calendar is one of the most basic apps any tablet should be able to support. Having said that, I have read that BlackBerry intends to add e-mail support in a future update.

Three New Features Make Mobile Commons Advocacy Even More Powerful

Mobile Commons

Now it’s even easier to connect hundreds of thousands of your supporters with their Congressional representatives. We’re always working to make our products even more powerful, and even easier to use. All Posts Company News Inspirations Nonprofit npo Our Products Product Tour

Emerging trends in education and mobile learning

Steve Vosloo

In all of these instances, mobile learning is well suited to supporting these changes. The think piece highlights that with the increase in access to information, and production of knowledge (both underpinned by technology), there is a questioning of the very notions of the authority of traditional bodies of knowledge controlled by legitimate educational institutions. A core feature of mobiles is that they support ‘anywhere, anytime’ learning.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

2011 proved to be another year more focused on the pilot project rather than the production deployment for enterprise mobile learning solutions. Flash will still not be supported on iOS devices in 2011 but this fact will matter far less over time. a.k.a.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) – Being Practical About Mobile Learning

The Mobile Learner

While some may critique that BYOD shifts the financial burden of cost from school districts to already financially burdened families, I would argue that if families are already shouldering that burden, why not let students use the devices to support their own learning?