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Ten Internet Tools for Foiling Fake News and Reputations

Fake news – a term much used in recent years – is neither new nor confined to purely ‘mainstream’ news. For a long time, it’s not been unknown for some job applicants to enhance their CVs (resumés) – and, to their cost, employers only discover this once the recruitment and selection process is over. By [...]

Gamification Nation wins award for Excellence in Gamification Design

London-based Gamification Nation has won the award for Excellence in No-Tech Gamification Design at GamiCon 2018. It won the award for its design of a cybersecurity board game for an insurance client.   “We enjoyed working with our client to design this collaborative board game, which was aimed at helping insurance agents understand the effects [...]

Financial Times | IE Corporate Learning Alliance partners with Volute to launch the Data Wheel

Executives can now think like innovators, thanks to a new type of learning tool - the Data Wheel.   Many organisations create, commission or purchase costly but valuable reports. Yet their value can be lost merely because of competing demands for employee attention.   Made by Volute, the Data Wheel reduces the chances of this [...]

By | March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Business Technology, Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Five Predictions for Global Learning and Development in 2018

This year, the five annual predictions for the global Learning & Development sector from Financial Times | IE Business School Corporate Learning Alliance follow the general view that technology – in the forms of machine leaning, artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) – will be a dominant force.   But it won’t all be [...]

Classical Music concert devotees, venues and promoters get a new App

Jubal has launched an App that enables its users to access details of classical music concerts involving specific artists, venues, music genres, and various event categories.   Named after the first musician recorded in Western culture, Jubal has been designed with classical music lovers – and promoters – in mind, although it can be used [...]

By | November 20th, 2017|Categories: Business Technology, Lifestyle, Miscellaneous|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Learning Management Systems’ Market Size and Marketing Issues

Although, in one form or another, learning management systems (LMSs) – or virtual learning environments (VLEs) as they’re known in the education world – have been around for nearly a quarter of a century, no-one seems to be able to define either adequately or accurately the size of the market they serve.   One of [...]

LMS vendors get new promotional platform from eLearning Industry

Learning management system (LMS) producers and vendors can now promote their products and services via eLearning Industry's pay-per-click (PPC) platform.   The recently launched platform, which allows the world’s 1,230 or so LMS vendors to advertise their products and services online, provides targeted pay-per-click (PPC) internet marketing.   Christopher Pappas, the owner and founder of [...]

Opera and ballet at the leading edge of technology

Recently, Dominique Meyer, the Director of the Wiener Staatsoper - along with a team from the Opera House - returned to the Austrian Embassy in London to outline the opera house’s artistic plans for the 2015/16 season and to provide an update on the ‘live at home’ technology.     The technology is [...]

The Docebo e-learning platform provides a global solution for Autodesk

  Autodesk, the world leader in 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software and services, is using the Docebo E-Learning Platform to enable its Autodesk Certified Instructor (ACI) program to reach a global, multi-cultural and multi-lingual audience. The ACI program, offered by Autodesk and 11 distributors around the world, currently attracts some 500 candidates a year [...]

By | June 12th, 2014|Categories: Business Technology, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

New Olympus recording aid for learning

  An august group of writers from the fields of audio, music and gadgets assembled last week at the Olympus Image Space, in London’s Bishopgate, to view Olympus’ latest products – and even play with them.   The products on show proved equally as impressive as the group of assembled writers, distributors and musicians. Among [...]

By | June 10th, 2014|Categories: Business Technology, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments