Using Mobility for ‘Live’ Performance Support

Upside Learning

All the tasks in this cluster can benefit can from ‘live’ performance support. Mobile Learning live performance support Mobile Performance Support Mobility Performance SupportWe came across an interesting cluster of tasks at the workplace. Let’s take a look at the task types first so you can see if your organisation can relate to such work! Recurrent, Small or Standalone Tasks Some lines of work involve […].

Advanced Mobility: Supporting Knowledge Sharing

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning knowledge creation knowledge production knowledge sharing Mobility Performance SupportOne of the world’s largest technology solutions providers (offering enterprise software and hardware solutions) had come to us with an interesting training requirement. The organisation wanted to leverage the expertise of its star performers. They wanted a way make it easier for their especially successful sales people to share their experiences with others in the […].

Why You Need To Leverage Mobile For Performance Support

Upside Learning

This is precisely why you need performance support. Mobile Learning Upside Learning Just-in-time Learning Mobile Performance Support Performance SupportHave you ever struggled with performing a task previously covered in long training sessions? You’re not alone – we have all been there! We forget almost 80% of what we learn in just 30 days – unless we get an opportunity to apply that knowledge. These short […].

Performance Support Tools Help Alleviate Stress At Work

Float Mobile Learning

Performance support can combat the stress that comes from a heavy workload in more ways than one. Mobile Strategy employee engagement Harvard Business Review performance support

FAQ: Flashcard Quiz Mobile App Boosts Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Mobile Apps assessments DevLearn flashcard apps games gamification performance support Get more answers to your questions about our new beta launch from DevLearn.

3 Reminders for Powerful Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Effective performance support mobile learning is a balance of new thinking and fresh strategy, and also taking advantage of the existing training and processes you have in place. Mobile Strategy conversion ILT job aids performance support videos

Using Mobility for ‘Live’ Performance Support

Upside Learning

All the tasks in this cluster can benefit can from ‘live’ performance support. Mobile Learning live performance support Mobile Performance Support Mobility Performance SupportWe came across an interesting cluster of tasks at the workplace. Let’s take a look at the task types first so you can see if your organisation can relate to such work! Recurrent, Small or Standalone Tasks Some lines of work involve […].

Performance Support a Major Theme Among Exhibitors at mLearnCon 2015

Float Mobile Learning

From a patient intake system to a literal wall of patents, here are 14 custom solutions in performance support that you have to see to believe. Conferences conferences mLearnCon performance support

Virgin Atlantic Using Google Glass for Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Industry News Mobile Devices Google Glass performance support Virgin Atlantic wearable technology The airliner is in the midst of a six-week pilot test to help deliver more personalized experiences to air travelers using wearable technology.

Making the Shift to Mobile Performance Support at #mLearnCon

Float Mobile Learning

Performance support has finally gained traction as a use in mobile learning, and there are 17 sessions at mLearnCon 2015 that can show you why. Conferences eLearning Guild mLearnCon performance support wearables

Advanced Mobility: Supporting Knowledge Sharing

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning knowledge creation knowledge production knowledge sharing Mobility Performance SupportOne of the world’s largest technology solutions providers (offering enterprise software and hardware solutions) had come to us with an interesting training requirement. The organisation wanted to leverage the expertise of its star performers. They wanted a way make it easier for their especially successful sales people to share their experiences with others in the […].

Advanced Mobility: Supporting Knowledge Sharing

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning knowledge creation knowledge production knowledge sharing Mobility Performance SupportOne of the world’s largest technology solutions providers (offering enterprise software and hardware solutions) had come to us with an interesting training requirement. The organisation wanted to leverage the expertise of its star performers. They wanted a way make it easier for their especially successful sales people to share their experiences with others in the […].

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.

Mobilize Your Sales Team via Performance Support

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning Performance Support Upside Learning is bombarded on a daily basis with queries from companies prepared to leverage the capacity of mobile learning via the devices (yes, BYOD is here to stay folks) their people own and check constantly throughout the day. And while there are still some organizations that require more education before moving forward, more and […].

The Power of Mobile Learning for Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Conferences Mobile Strategy eLearning Guild Learning Solutions performance support Learn more about how to use mobile devices to help people do their jobs better by attending Scott McCormick''s Learning Solutions session next week.

Why You Need To Leverage Mobile For Performance Support

Upside Learning

This is precisely why you need performance support. Mobile Learning Upside Learning Just-in-time Learning Mobile Performance Support Performance SupportHave you ever struggled with performing a task previously covered in long training sessions? You’re not alone – we have all been there! We forget almost 80% of what we learn in just 30 days – unless we get an opportunity to apply that knowledge. These short […].

Why You Need To Leverage Mobile For Performance Support

Upside Learning

This is precisely why you need performance support. Mobile Learning Upside Learning Just-in-time Learning Mobile Performance Support Performance SupportHave you ever struggled with performing a task previously covered in long training sessions? You’re not alone – we have all been there! We forget almost 80% of what we learn in just 30 days – unless we get an opportunity to apply that knowledge. These short […].

3 Examples of How to Use Google Glass for Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Industry News Mobile Devices Google Glass performance support Firefighters, surgeons, and medical professionals are some of the first to pilot Google Glass to help them do their jobs better.

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. User Interfaces – Mobile devices offer many interfaces, including touch devices that support gestures.

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.

Can Performance Support be a form of Mobile Learning? (Yes!)

Float Mobile Learning

One of the most frequent themes that comes through in discussions of mobile learning in the conference sessions and workshops that I do is a debate about whether “performance support” [.]. Pedagogy and Learning just-in-time learning performance support

5 Reasons Why Performance Support & Mobile Is A Match Made In Heaven!

Upside Learning

While managing training is unarguably a huge challenge to ensure everyone performs in line with the company’s goals, it is the period after the training is over, where employees need support and training cannot really help at that point. Mobile Learning Workplace Learning Performance Support

What Technology is Best for Performance Support?

Float Mobile Learning

A new Learning Solutions article neglects mobile learning as an EPSS, suggesting a big opportunity. Industry News Pedagogy and Learning Conrad Gottfredson EPSS Learning Solutions

Smartphones Will Offer Personalized Learning and Decision Support

Float Mobile Learning

Smartphones are getting smarter. So smart, in fact, they''ll be able to easily digest data into learning analytics that will ultimately allow your business to grow. Mobile Strategy Google Glass learning analytics predictive analytics sales enablement smartphones

Jay Cross: Informal Learning Should Be Supported

Float Mobile Learning

I sat down with acclaimed author and thought leader Jay Cross at mLearnCon 2012. Jay is a pioneer in the concept of informal learning. Both Jay and I agree that [.]. Pedagogy and Learning informal learning Jay Cross workplace performance

Google announces $50m in support to EdTech in the developing world

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developing world funding google m4d mobile development refugee teacher supportUNESCO estimates that there are over 130 million students around the world who don’t have basic maths or literacy skills. Google take that even further, estimating that 221 million students in schools are being taught in a language that is foreign to them and 32 million primary school-aged children can’t even reach traditional classrooms because of violent conflict and displacement.

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How To Get Funding Support For Assistive Devices For People With Visual Impairments

Float Mobile Learning

The post How To Get Funding Support For Assistive Devices For People With Visual Impairments appeared first on Float. Technology can be a wonderful thing, but if it is out of reach for many people because of costs, then its impact may be limited. Industry News Mobile Apps Mobile Devices assistive technology

UNESCO report on mobiles for teacher support

Steve Vosloo

Furthermore, pre-service and in-service teachers need to be trained and supported throughout their careers. In the spirit of solving the twin challenges of teacher supply and teacher quality, UNESCO recently released the report Supporting teachers with mobile technology , which draws lessons from UNESCO projects implemented in Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan and Senegal between 2012 and 2014. Hopefully they inspire the edtech community to keep working to support teachers.

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’? A ‘Performance Support System’ or PSS refers to any system that improves worker productivity by providing on-the-job access to integrated information, advice and learning experiences. It seamlessly integrates all the components of the performance support system.

Using Technology to Support Struggling Readers

The Mobile Learner

This brief post provides a link to an article I found informative on the role technology can play to support struggling readers. While not a post about mobile leaning per say, it does provide food for thought on how technology in general can support teachers support struggling readers. Article: Five Reasons Readers Need Technology. Uncategorized mlearning

Using Technology to Support Struggling Readers

The Mobile Learner

This brief post provides a link to an article I found informative on the role technology can play to support struggling readers. While not a post about mobile leaning per say, it does provide food for thought on how technology in general can support teachers support struggling readers. Article: Five Reasons Readers Need Technology. Uncategorized mlearning

Adobe Presenter 7.0.7 is HERE with ActionScript 3.0 Support

mLearning Revolution

Today I’m happy to report that our much anticipated update of Adobe Presenter with full support for ActionScript 3.0 (AS3) Unlike other similar solutions where you need to purchase an additional Quizzing module, Adobe Presenter ships with full support for adding Question slides to your projects. AS3) is here, and this is a free update to anyone who owns Adobe Presenter 7, or any version of our Adobe eLearning Suite.

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Understanding the Benefits of Using Computer Vision and Machine Learning for Performance Support

Float

You could then make a nearly instantaneous judgement on … The post Understanding the Benefits of Using Computer Vision and Machine Learning for Performance Support appeared first on Float What if you could see everything? Let’s go one step further. Imagine that not only can you see everything, but you can also know everything about what it is you are looking at. This amazing ability would enable you to verify an object’s significance or validity.

SMS to the Rescue for Customer Support

Mobile Commons

People are all too familiar with the woes that come with customer support. Fortunately, text messaging provides a faster, more efficient solution that solves common customer support problems. Consumers prefer SMS to other channels for customer support. A recent study found that 89% of people want a different option for customer support. How SMS improves customer support. Text messaging fulfills the same need as phone calls for customer support.

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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 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. Customers should also be aware that while most mobile phones support the usage of special characters, there are some exceptions with older feature phones, which may have trouble displaying them in the correct format. The post Mobile Commons Supports Special Language Character Sets appeared first on Mobile Commons.

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

mLearning Revolution

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.

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SMS Delivers Patient Support in Many Forms

Mobile Commons

Patient Support: Case Studies In the last decade, many healthcare providers — including those in remote areas — have leveraged SMS for patient services. In 2008, St Gabriel’s Hospital, which is located in a rural area of Malawi, implemented an SMS support system , connecting the hospital to 600 community health workers and to the 250,000 patients it serves. The post SMS Delivers Patient Support in Many Forms appeared first on Mobile Commons.

Chad Udell Spotlight: Creating Valuable Augmented Reality Solutions for Performance Support

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From their site’s description: In Chad’s session, you’ll gain an understanding of what was previously thought of as impossible performance support– which now can be achieved. In addition, you will learn about marker-based vs. markerless AR, advanced computer vision, … The post Chad Udell Spotlight: Creating Valuable Augmented Reality Solutions for Performance Support appeared first on Float.

Mobile is all About Getting Stuff Done

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning Upside Learning Mobile Performance Support Performance Support and MobileLast week I was with a colleague at a client meeting just outside of Melbourne. As we walked out after the meeting, he flipped out his iPhone, opened the ‘goCatch‘ app and ordered a cab in just a few seconds. And there the cab was in about 5 minutes. Easy! I’m not telling you anything […].

Peer-support counseling via mobile instant messaging

Steve Vosloo

MXit, the popular mobile instant messaging (MIM) service, is being used by Marlon Parker and his crew in Cape Town to offer chat support on topics of drug abuse, rape, child abuse and debt management. The youth needing advice text from their mobile phones, while the volunteers at the support centre chat back from their PCs. Counselors at the advice support centre (Source: Marlon Parker © All Rights Reserved).

The Brady Campaign Uses Mobile Commons Advocacy to Turn Massive Social Support Into Political Action During Senator Murphy’s Filibuster

Mobile Commons

A lone Senator needs support to sustain a filibuster – and the Brady Campaign wanted to turn the huge outpouring of public support into real political action. They launched a Mobile Commons Advocacy campaign that drove 130,000 phone calls in a day , urging the Senate to support Senator Murphy’s filibuster. Each caller heard a voicemail reminding them to encourage their senators to support Sen. https://www.mobilecommons.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Murphy-Support-.mp3

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

Mobile Commons

The post How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives appeared first on Mobile Commons. Text messaging’s versatility in the healthcare industry is underlined by the fact that it often ventures outside its more common role – such as appointment reminders or healthy living tips – to inhabit unique and interesting niches. One such example of this is Sweden’s blood banks, which use text messaging to inform donors when their donation helps save a life.