Neuroscience and it's impact to Learning |Chat with Britt Andreatta, PhD, Director, Lynda.com/LinkedIn

To start us off on the Yap with Dr. Yap show is my chat with Britt Andreatta, Director, Learning and Development, Lynda.com / LinkedIn. The quote below is central to her discussion on the intersection of neuroscience and how we approach learning.

Medical Renaissance driving new information and shifting everything about how we understand humans.. and certainly in our field . . . → Read More: Neuroscience and it’s impact to Learning |Chat with Britt Andreatta, PhD, Director, Lynda.com/LinkedIn

Book Review: Learning and Talent Development by Stewart & Rigg, 2011

I just submitted to the Journal of European Industrial Training my review on the latest book by Jim Stewart and Clare Rigg entitled Learning and Talent Development (2001) published by the CIPD House.

My Book Synopsis: This is a Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) book so the focus is CIPD certification related. . . . → Read More: Book Review: Learning and Talent Development by Stewart & Rigg, 2011

Live mindmapping the Networked Learning Conference 2010 (#NLC2010)

You’ve read about my live blogging postings from years back and even presented a paper about it. Live blogging sessions have become de riguer in these conferences although at the Networked Learning Conference 2010 (#NLC2010) it only seems like about 5% of the attendees are using a device. Is this cultural or economic or just . . . → Read More: Live mindmapping the Networked Learning Conference 2010 (#NLC2010)

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

The eLearning Learning Blog just came out with this year’s Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009. My paper on Leveraging Social Learning Technologies with Joost Robben, who posted a blog entry about our paper made it to the list! Check out #112. There are quite a bit of interesting blog posts that you can . . . → Read More: Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

Educational Technology Terminologies

A colleague of mine, Dr. Marcie Bober-Michel, from ibstpi, chairs the Educational Technology Department at San Diego State University and their team developed this Encyclopedia of Educational Technology that I think is very useful for learning professionals. In scanning the list of terminologies, think of these questions and post your thoughts here:

* What . . . → Read More: Educational Technology Terminologies

Using online tools to build scenario-based training

GoAnimate.com: Robin's Management Team: Avatar Introduction and Team Meeting by Robin Yap

We’re always looking for new and FREE online tools to use for work as budgets are stagnant thus preventing us from investing in more pricey options. I found GoAnimate and created this funny video above to show my team how easy it . . . → Read More: Using online tools to build scenario-based training

What do you expect from a continuing education teacher?

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Are you learning @ work? We’re midweek to CSTD’s Learn@Work week

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When leaders go AWOL

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Formula 1 World Champion back to driving school. Have you considered being recertified?

Reading that Formula One world champion Nelson Piquet’s going back to driving school , I find myself nodding to the idea of recertification but not for the reasons he is going back to school (repeated speeding and parking offences) as in my mind there shouldn’t exist a point where failure from performing at a level . . . → Read More: Formula 1 World Champion back to driving school. Have you considered being recertified?