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Upside Learning Buzz
Issue 39
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Events Performance Support Symposium
September 8-9 | Boston, Massachusetts
Learning@Work 2014
October 27-29| Sydney, Australia
 
Spotlight
 
We just won our 8th APEX Award
 
We're excited to have won our 8th APEX Award with the recently announced 2014 APEX Award for Publication Excellence. The winning entry is an informative and educational game titled 'Information and Data Protection Game', won under the 'Education & Training Electronic Media' category.
 
 
From Our Blog
 
Integrating Games Into The Blended Learning Mix

Blended Learning Mix

Achieving The Right Learning Blend For Your Organisation

Right Learning Blend

 
In this first of our Blended Learning blog series, we discuss the rise of game based learning in the corporate world and how such a training strategy can help you. We brief you on factors that should be taken into consideration when you're on a search for the perfect learning blend for your organisation.
 
 
 
Choosing The Right LMS For Your Blended Learning Program

Choosing The Right LMS

A successful Blended Learning strategy is always reliant on an efficient Learning Management System (LMS). We give you tips on what to consider if your organisation is debating on an LMS solution to support Blended Learning.
 
Assess Blended Learning Programs To Improve Business Performance

Assess Blended Learning Programs

Assessing blended learning is essential to understand its feasibility and benefits. While there are no standard industry tools, we have compiled a list of important variables for measuring its success.
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Report:
Mobile Learning In The Workplace
 
Mobile Learning In The Workplace We have been supporting Towards Maturity in its research endeavors and have been contributing to its In-Focus reports. One such is the recently released 'Mobile Learning In The Workplace' report. The report, based on extensive research derived from Towards Maturity's 2013 Benchmark Study, explores the changing patterns of use of mobile learning at work. It highlights the latest trends and practices companies are employing to incorporate mLearning in their training initiatives along with its challenges and benefits.
 
 
Upcoming Webinar
 
Free Webinar:
Blended Learning: The Way Ahead For Learning Organisations

Pulling different activities, resources and materials for your learning programs is always a challenge. Join us to understand new age Blended Learning and the best way of building meaningful learning interventions by exploiting your LMS.

Date:   17th July 2014
Time:   3:00 PM (London Time)
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Webinar Blended Learning
 
 
 
 
Webinar Blended Learning
Free Webinar:
Mobile Learning For Healthcare: Could Mobile Be The Best Medicine?

Join us for this webinar as we explore the role of mobile devices in delivering learning and performance support interventions to healthcare professionals at the time of need, and discuss case studies and appropriate user cases.

Date:   23rd July 2014
Time:   2:00 PM (Sydney Time)
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Upcoming Product Demo
 
Live Open Demo:
UpsideLMS
 
 
Product demo Be a part of our open live demo of our multi-award winning Learning Management System, UpsideLMS. The hour long demo will explore the ins and outs of UpsideLMS along with its key features and functionalities. At the end of the session, you will know why the well acclaimed platform is dubbed as 'The Best Value LMS That Delivers More'.
 
22nd July 2014 2:30 PM (Sydney Time)/ 10.00 AM (Delhi Time)
31st July 2014 2:30 PM (London Time)/ 9.30 AM (New York Time)  
Upside Learning In News
  Upside Learning Enters TrainingIndustry.com's 2014 Content Development Companies Watch List
 
Training Industry 2014 We have been recognised as one of the best content development companies by TrainingIndustry.com in its recently released 2014 Content Development Companies Watch List.
 
Industry Sightings
eLearning Guild Research: Basic Skills Gaps And Our Role

The eLearning Guild's newest research report, Beyond ROI: The Value of Learning, explains that training ROI studies are flawed because they measure learning 'events'. But because we are continually learning at work we need to look at more variables.
Read more.

Guild Announces Performance Support Whitepaper

The white paper focuses on how to best get leaders, clients, and users to take a chance on what could be a game-changing approach to performance improvement in the workplace.
Read more.

UK Further Education Sector To Get eLearning Boost

The government's response to the recommendations from the Further Education Learning Technology Action Group (FELTAG), published in June, 2014, will form the basis of a hugely significant development of the eLearning industry in the UK.
Read more.

Facing The Facts: Facial Recognition And eLearning

Facial recognition software developer KeyLemon has released a new program which identifies users when they first log into a program. It also tracks eye movement to make sure learners are paying attention to a lecture instead of just half-heartedly listening while playing a gripping game of Tetris.
Read more.

Upside Learning In A Flash
 
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A Multi Award Winning Learning Management System Mobile Performance Support Platform Tailor-Made Solutions For Desktops and Laptops Tailor-Made Solutions For Smartphones and Tablets
 
 

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