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Content without design is just stuff!

What an amazing reminder from Joe Pulizzi of Content Marketing Institute that content without strategy is just stuff! Here today I would like to posit that this is the same is the same for instructional design. Content without design is … Continue reading

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“Labels Do Matter” A brief look at IBSTPI Competencies for Instructional Designers

In a previous posting, “Labels Do Matter” A Brief Survey of Instructional Design Job Posting Titles I presented a litany of “labels” that I found on sites like HigherEdJobs, The Chronicle, Monster, Indeed, and LinkedIn (not linked i.e., requires authentication) when … Continue reading

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“Labels Do Matter” A Brief Survey of Instructional Design Job Posting Titles

An interesting article that I remember reading a few years ago, Labels Do Matter by Patrick Lowenthal who I collaborate with on Twitter and the ITForum. Here he discussed the difficulty of various labels that professionals in our field hold, … Continue reading

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Is there only one answer to the eLearning problems that you look at? Then you are not being imaginative enough…

I have been enjoying absorbing the first lecture in a recent MOOC I am involved with through NovoEd, called Creativity: Music to My Ears. It started this week and the instructor, Tina Seeling from Stanford University shared that her ultimate … Continue reading

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eLearning Manifesto: The current way of eLearning doesn’t add up to a “serious” effort for the designer or the student…

I have been blogging in a series about a recent movement in eLearning started by some key members or “instigators” of our field, Michael Allen, Julie Dirksen, Clark Quinn, and Will Thalheimer. Their “manifesto” of sorts is called the eLeanringManifesto.org. … Continue reading

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The eLeanring Manifesto Instigators

While I wasn’t able to fully participate in the Google + hangout on March 13th 2014 (see http://google.com/+ElearningmanifestoOrg2014/) because I was attending another conference, I was able to participate in the live backchannel via Twitter using the hash, #elearningmanifesto. Thankfully … Continue reading

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Darth Vader vs. Two Face: A LRNchat discussion of Emotional Intelligence…

Enjoyed LRNchat last night I am still chewing on the article and heated discussions that we had there involving Emotional Intelligence (EQ) described in a Jan. 2nd 2014 article by Adam Grant found on The Atlantic.   The Dark Side … Continue reading

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