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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Why Employees Benefit From Game-Based Learning, Serious Games “ – Designing Digitally
“Organizations today are integrating game-based learning into everyday applications and changing the way employees work. According to the report, “Harnessing the Power of Videogames for Learning,” from the 2006 Summit on Educational Games by the Federation of American Scientists… Continue Reading

“Use MindMaps for e-Learning” – Traineasy
Any company looking to improve its e-learning system, or implement a fresh one, could benefit from mind mapping. The technique is nothing new, mind mapping has been used in educational institutions for many years. They’re also an extension of the old brainstorming theory of creating a map from a single word or piece of text and the term itself has been around… Continue Reading

“Using Sliders to Create Parallax Effects in E-Learning” – E-Learning Heros
How many times have you learned to do something new in a software program you’ve been using for years? Maybe you discovered a feature or preference you didn’t know existed. Or, maybe it was less about a feature than it was combining features or using the tool in creative ways that enabled… Continue Reading

“Should Your eLearning course Include a Test-out Option?” – eLearning Brothers
You’ve spent hours, days, maybe even 12 months or more creating online learning content. It’s only natural that you want learners to view every last screen and complete all the activities you built. Even more, you want them to reap the rewards of their newfound knowledge… Continue Reading

“10 Surprising Benefits Of Gamification” – eLearning Industry
Gamification isn’t just about rapid consumption of microlearning modules or supercharging employee performance. Not even about “fun” style of Pokemon Go. It also has significant effects on corporate culture and workplace design. Here are 10 of the most surprising benefits of gamification… Continue Reading

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Five Project Management Tips for Online CoursesJames Altucher: College is a waste of time and money” – Business Insider
“The Power of No” author and podcaster James Altucher explains why college is no longer a good decision… Continue Reading

“Amazon eyes up education, plans a free platform for learning materials” – TechCrunch
Back in 2013, Amazon acquired (and continued to operate) online math instruction company TenMarks to gain a foothold in the online education space. Now it looks like Amazon is taking those learnings to the next level. The e-commerce giant plans to launch a free platform for schools and other educators to upload, manage and share educational materials… Continue Reading

“LinkedIn teams up with Virgin America to stream online courses on flights” – WSJ
Travelers dashing from one destination to the next for work or vacation will be able to brush up on business skills by watching Lynda.com courses in an unlikely place: aboard a Virgin America flight. LinkedIn said Tuesday it teamed up with the airline to stream video tutorials from Lynda… Continue Reading

“The Americans who’d benefit the most from online education have no idea it exists” – Quartz
Here’s a catch-22. Americans are obsessed with lifelong learning and self-improvement, and online education makes it cheap and easy. Yet the people most familiar with digital learning are those who need it the least. So says a new Pew Research Center report today (March 22) on personal education and technology. Surveying nearly 3,000 US adults… Continue Reading

“8 Critical Skills For A Modern Education” – TeachThought
Pearson sent us this report recently–Exploring the Learning Curve. The big idea here is the changing skill needs for students globally. It is based on this idea of an index–a Global Index of Cognitive Skills and Education Attainment. The report explains: “The Global Index of Cognitive Skills and Educational Attainment compares the performance of 39 countries and one region (Hong Kong) on two categories of education: Cognitive Skills and Educational… Continue Reading

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in project management. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Find our complete online course catalog by clicking here.
You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Five Project Management Tips for Online Courses” – E-Learning Heros
As instructional designers, we’d all love a little more order, control, and harmony in our e-learning projects. But this isn’t always easy to achieve, especially without a solid project plan. That’s why more designers are sharpening…. Continue Reading

“LMS Gamification Research” – Capterra
Gamification and games-based learning (GBL) are hot topics in the eLearning and training industries. The ability to motivate and engage learners through the use of game mechanics like points, leaderboards, and awards… Continue Reading

“Examining Blended Learning [Podcast]” – Harvard EdCast
Blended learning courses, in which at least some of the curriculum is delivered digitally through online platforms, is becoming more and more commonplace in schools. In fact, says Sari Factor, CEO of Edgenuity, she consistently hears from schools and districts looking to implement technology… Continue Reading

“5 Corporate Professionals who Drive E-learning Projects” – CommLab
Based on my experience, I find that there is no specific process for successful completion of projects because what works for one project will not for other. Michael W. Allen in his book ‘Leaving ADDIE for SAM’ says that ‘The best model today is the model that works well for an organization.’… Continue Reading

“What’s the difference between e-learning and m-learning?” – Dokeos
Understanding the specifics of e-learning and m-learning formats is the key to creating informative and effective e-learning modules tailored to each. Did you think it was the same thing, or that one was better… Continue Reading

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Facebook Beefs Up Blueprint E-Learning Tool for Marketing” – Social Times
Facebook introduced its Blueprint e-learning tool for agencies and larger brands in March, and the social network announced Sunday that it is adding new courses and languages… Continue Reading

“Gamification and Serious Games in Organizational Learning Infographic” – eLearning Industry
The Gamification and Serious Games in Organizational Learning Infographic illustrates trends in gamification and serious games for organizational learning. From 551 people that completed the ASTD survey: 25% use gamification in learning, 20% use serious games in learning… Continue Reading

“Why Building Interactive E-Learning is a Two-step Process” – The Rapid E-Learning Blog
How do you define interactive elearning? It’s a question I ask clients when they tell me they want an interactive elearning course. Usually they define interactive elearning with what we normally consider the “bells and whistles”… Continue Reading

“Creating animated title pages for Articulate Reply” – serious learning
A very cool and easy to use feature of PowerPoint 2010 is the ability to save your slides as a video file (.wmv). Creating your own animated videos has never been easier, especially since you can use all those cool PowerPoint features to create it… Continue Reading

“Is E-learning the future?” – The Brock Press
Despite the stereotype that university students are beer-guzzling spendthrifts, the reality is that most students today have to take on one or two part-time jobs just to make ends meet. When you add up the hours, going to lecture, writing papers… Continue Reading

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Can online tutors make anytime, anywhere learning a reality” – eSchool News
Recently, I began dubbing the current generation of students the “Netflix Generation.” They learn when they want, and expect learning resources to be available when and where they need them… Continue Reading

“What is Blended Learning?” – The Learning Accelerator
[Video]… Continue Reading

“The Best Possible Collaborations in the M-Learning Space” – E-Learning Queen
I’ve been doing quite a bit of thinking about the way in which new needs and technologies are impacting the way education and training are prepared, delivered, and administered. All the advantages of m-learning come to the forefront… Continue Reading

“Instructure Is Truly Anomalous” – e-Literate
Personally, I vote for Door #1. As surprising as the competition’s seeming sense of denial is, Instructure’s performance is truly shocking. After five years, I continue to be surprised… Continue Reading

“5 Trends That Could Change The Face of Higher Education” – Higher Ed Live
The world is changing fast. Technology is revolutionizing the way we interact and communicate with one another, and making the world a much smaller place. Recent economic changes mean that many individuals will pursue several career paths… Continue Reading

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in project management. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Find our complete online course catalog by clicking here.
You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

Moving Beyond MOOCs” – Huff Post

Blended at MIT” – E-Learning and Online Teaching

Google Classroom Addresses Major Barrier To Deeper Higher Ed Adoption” – e-Literate

10 Lessons Learned from an Award-Winning Digital Badging Program” – EDUCAUSE

Best Practices with DIY Video: CAMERA!” – Elon Technology Blog

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in project management. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Find our complete online course catalog by clicking here.
You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

5 Secrets to Learning Better” – Leading Blog

7 Online Learning Myths that University Administrators Believe” – E-Learning and Online Teaching

Are students prepared to succeed after college?” – Higher Ed Marketing

Web 2.0 Presentation Skills: : A Quick Guide” – slideshare

20 Facts About the Impact of E-Learning [#Infographic]” – EdTech Magazine

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in project management. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Find our complete online course catalog by clicking here.
You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy E-Learning news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of E-Learning.

Here are recent links of interest:

Online learning quotes” – MindEdge Learning Workshop

Blended Learning Infographic” – Knewton

3 Reasons To Switch To Online Training” – eLearning Industry

The Teacher’s Guide To Badges In Education” – Edudemic

How Long Should My E-Learning Course Be?” – The Rapid eLearning Blog

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in project management. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Find our complete online course catalog by clicking here.
You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Quality news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Quality.

Here are recent links of interest:

Top Ten Reasons Why I Love Teaching Online” – Devotedly Digital

Edudemic’s Guide to Flipped Classrooms for 2015” – Edudemic

One learner at a time” – MindEdge Learning Workshop

Interview with Rick Zanotti, RELATE, Leaders in E-Learning Series” – E-Learning Queen

The Evolution of Blended Learning” – Huff Post Education

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in project management. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Find our complete online course catalog by clicking here.
You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Quality news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Quality.

Here are recent links of interest:

Employing data to improve online learning” – MindEdge Learning Workshop

The MOOC Model attracting big money from investors” – QUARTZ

What’s the Best Job Title for Those Who Build E-Learning Courses?” – The Rapid eLearning Blog

My Top 10 Tools for Personal Learning in 2015” – The eLearning Coach

4 Must-Haves For Every Education Website” – EDUniverse

If you spot E-Learning news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in project management. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Find our complete online course catalog by clicking here.
You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

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