As an instructional designer, most of my work consists of summarizing, condensing, and rephrasing existing data and materials. I do my best to make training projects more clear, memorable, and understandable for learners, so I am always seeking tools and technologies to assist me in the process. I recently came across infographics. At first glance, infographics seemed to meet many of my instructional design objectives, so my curiosity led me to do some deeper research. I found, surprisingly, what I thought was something new and innovative, was actually quite old and time-tested. Read the rest of this entry »
Doug Sharp, President, and Debbie Ung, Senior Vice President at GP Strategies Corporation discuss the competitive advantage that companies are beginning to realize regarding workforce development and training.
May 17, 2013 by Johnathan Lightfoot, Principal SharePoint Architect
Posted in Technology
One of the challenges organizations face with formal learning (instructor led training) is that the learner takes in the necessary knowledge, but by the time they need to implement that training into real-world situations, a majority of this knowledge has been lost. In this video, Manoli Salpeas and Johnathan Lightfoot discuss problems that the SharePoint Learning Portal can address with respect to formal learning today.
The SharePoint Learning Portal is an innovative solution around learning needs. In this video, Manoli Salpeas, Director of Emerging Technologies & Partner Alliances, talks about key features of the SharePoint Learning Portal and the benefits it can provide for organizations and its users.