Special Guest Host Joseph Suarez talks professional development

Guest host Joseph Suarez, eLearning developer and multimedia producer, facilitates an open forum on professional development as an act of working out loud towards his own professional development around impromptu public speaking.  Some of the topics discussed included

1. Professional development
2. Public & impromptu speaking
3. Exploring AR/VR feasibility
4. Capturing notes & OCR
5. Entry level video and image capture and editing
6. Mentorships – formal & informal
7. Personal learning networks (PLN)
8. Emotional intelligence and personality traits
9. Work environments – physical & digital

Links:

http://www.toastmasters.org/

http://wearehowdoi.com/

https://products.office.com/en-US/onenote

http://techsmith.com

http://aframe.io

http://instructionalredesign.com

http://CentralOhioATD.org

Replay:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/081618

 

 

Special Guest Clive Shepherd Talks About Pure Learning Perspectives

Today we have special guest Clive Shepherd.   He brings over 30 years’ experience in many capacities including his expertise  (1) as a senior learning and development manager within a large corporation; (2) as co-founder of a multimedia development company providing content development services to major organisations across the world; and (3) as a consultant looking to share my expertise with organisations interested in transforming their approach to learning in the workplace.  This triangulation of experience makes Clive’s insights and historical L&D perspectives something you don’t want to miss.  Listen to this replay now to learn more about:

  • Clive’s history
  • Clive’s rock star aspirations
  • The most interesting project Clive is working on
  • The biggest problem with the skills gap
  • How digital learning design is involving

Links in the chat:

http://www.cliveonlearning.com/

https://four-responsibilities.org/

https://morethanblended.com/

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/clive-shepherd

Special Guest Melissa Milloway Talks xAPI

For today’s TLDCast Thursday encore session, guest host Cara North was joined by Melissa Milloway of Amazon.com.  In this session, which ended up being similar to a Reddit AMA, Melissa broke down xAPI.  Melissa was a past guest on our xAPI playlist and has demonstrated many projects that she has built with xAPI.

  1. Melissa’s background
  2. The best way to get started with xAPI
  3. To code or not to code? Is it needed for xAPI?
  4. Breaking down xAPI statements
  5. Mel’s newest project: Presto Pasta
  6. Learning strategy before purchasing an LRS
  7. Other Q&A

Links in the chat:

xAPI Cohort

http://melslearninglab.com/2018/07/02/big-xapi-list/

https://www.adobe.com/products/xd.html

https://www.adlnet.gov/research/performance-tracking-analysis/experience-api/

https://adopters.adlnet.gov/products/all/0

https://s3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com/randomxapitwine/mellauncher.html

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/071218

 

The Importance of the Virtual Classroom with Special Guest Dan Beckius

Today on TLDChat we welcomed Dan Beckius of AirClass (Lenovo). Dan has 20 years of experience in training and specializes in Virtual Classroom implementation.

Topics discussed:

  1. Dan’s origin story
  2. Why a tool like AirClass is needed
  3. Ways to build your virtual training online skills
  4. Reasons to use virtual training for your organization
  5. Where to begin

Guests:

Dan Beckius

 

Links mentioned in this episode:

https://airclass.com

https://www.amazon.com/Ready-Player-One-Ernest-Cline/dp/0307887448/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?ie=UTF8&qid=1515171737&sr=8-1-spons&keywords=ready+player+one&psc=1

http://www.cindyhugett.com

Link to the recording:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/010518

Predictions and Trends for Global Learning and Development with Marco Faccini and Toddi Norum

Thursday’s Open Forum Day kicked off with Marco Faccini sharing Predictions for Global Learning and Development in 2018. While we did not talk about each of these, this is a TLDCast where it is recommended to go through the chat.  Many of these topics brought out strong opinions.

Topics discussed:

  1. What is a trend or prediction?
  2. Will 2018 bring the return of the middle manager?
  3. What does authenticity in the workplace look like?
  4. Who is in charge of an individual’s career development?

Guests:

Marco Faccini

Toddi Norum

Links mentioned in this episode:

https://learningnews.com/news/ft-ie-business-school-corporate-learning-alliance/2018/five-predictions-for-global-learning-and-development-in-2018

http://bit.ly/2jMKreV

https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/trend

https://www.amazon.com/Iditarod-Leadership-Chris-Fuller/dp/1607438399

Episode 30 – Sales Leadership: Can Transparency be a Productivity Killer?

http://instructionalredesign.com

https://www.crystalknows.com

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/608986/forget-killer-robotsbias-is-the-real-ai-danger/

https://learningnews.com/news/ft-ie-business-school-corporate-learning-alliance/2018/five-predictions-for-global-learning-and-development-in-2018

https://tldchat.slack.com/archives/C8398DC4A/p1515030929000098

 

Link to the recording:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/010418