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 Tools Help Alleviate Stress At Work

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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

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FAQ: Flashcard Quiz Mobile App Boosts Performance Support

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

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 […].

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). should check to see what version of SCORM their LMS supports and make sure the mo- bile authoring tool supports the same version.

Making the Shift to Mobile Performance Support at #mLearnCon

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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

Virgin Atlantic Using Google Glass for Performance Support

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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.

The Power of Mobile Learning for Performance Support

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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 […].

Performance Support a Major Theme Among Exhibitors at mLearnCon 2015

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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

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.

3 Examples of How to Use Google Glass for Performance Support

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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.

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 […].

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.

What Technology is Best for Performance Support?

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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

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.

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

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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

Adobe Presenter 7.0.7 is HERE with ActionScript 3.0 Support

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Today I’m happy to report that our much anticipated update of Adobe Presenter with full support for ActionScript 3.0 (AS3) 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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UNESCO report on mobiles for teacher support

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Furthermore, pre-service and in-service teachers need to be trained and supported throughout their careers. The projects, implemented through a partnership between UNESCO and Nokia (now part of Microsoft), aimed to explore how mobile learning technologies can support teacher development.

Smartphones Will Offer Personalized Learning and Decision Support

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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

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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

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

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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

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.

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.

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Mobile Commons Supports Special Language Character Sets

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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.

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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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

SMS Delivers Patient Support in Many Forms

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Patient Support: Case Studies In the last decade, many healthcare providers — including those in remote areas — have leveraged SMS for patient services. Other examples of SMS patient support include: Using text messaging to improve patients’ knowledge and foster behavioral change.

New Report Reinforces Mobile Learning is Best as Performance Support

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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”.

Show support for mobile learning innovators! Vote in @HHL awards

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I have been privileged to have been shortlisted for a 2009 Handheld learning award in the ‘Primary Schools’ category.

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. 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

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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. Each caller heard a voicemail reminding them to encourage their senators to support Sen.

How the Clinton Campaign Used Mobile Messaging to Engage Supporters During the Presidential Debate

Mobile Commons

Knowing they had a national audience, Hillary for America combined text messaging, Twitter, and the mobile web to engage Secretary Clinton’s supporters in real time. where – mobilized by Clinton’s performance (and perhaps inflamed by Trump’s) – supporters could give money to their candidate.

How Can Retail Industries Benefit from Mobile Learning?

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Mobile Development Newsletter Research Top 10 Industries Interested in Mobile Learning eLearning employee engagement employee training informal learning iOS mobile mobile learning mobile technology performance support research retail Top 10

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

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The post How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives appeared first on Mobile Commons.

Problems Faced By Miners 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

Where Does the mLearning Go?

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Let’s start with voice calls: Voice calls – how can we support learning before a phone call takes place? This strategy has been used to teach and coach help desk and support technicians for some time now and has shown itself to be effective in the field of customer support.

Sierra Club Uses SMS Campaign to Map Environmental Support

Mobile Commons

The Sierra Club used a recent speech about climate change by President Obama to engage their base with an SMS campaign designed to create a telling image of national support for the President’s “bold climate plan.”. A map of people’s opinions is a great way to gauge support for policy ideas.

Planned Parenthood Uses MMS to Generate Support for National Pink Out Day

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In addition to online and social media efforts, Planned Parenthood used multimedia messaging to inform supporters of local events and ask them to share pictures of their support. Using multimedia engagement to get supporters to #StandwithPP .

Contextual Technologies Make Learning Relevant Again

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Industry News Mobile Apps Research learning theory mLearnCon mobile learning mobile technology performance support symposiumThe first cluster in CHAMPIONS is Contextual. What exactly does this mean? Dorsey Dixon gives us an answer in his latest blog post.