The Trillion Dollar 3D Telepresence Gold Mine [Fink]

The Trillion Dollar 3D Telepresence Gold Mine — from forbes.com by Charlie Fink Excerpt: Similarly, messaging and social media are the killer apps of smartphones. […]

WE ARE NOT READY FOR THIS! Per Forrester Research: In US, a net loss of 7% of jobs to automation — *in 2018*!

Forrester predicts that AI-enabled automation will eliminate 9% of US jobs in 2018 — from forbes.com by Gil Press Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A new Forrester […]

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt [Gallagher]

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt — from edsurge.com by Sean Gallagher Excerpt: Just outside the walls of the ivory […]

“How to improve memory retention in online training” plus tips for managing projects as well as for budgeting — from Christopher Pappas

How to improve memory retention in online training — from growthengineering.co.uk by Christopher Pappas Excerpt: 4. Incorporate A “Moment Of Need” Online Training Repository That […]

Farmers Insurance is using the Oculus Rift to train workers in Virtual Reality [Vanian]

Farmers Insurance is using the Oculus Rift to train workers in Virtual Reality — from fortune.com by Jonathan Vanian Excerpt: By the end of this […]

Google unveils job training initiative with $1 billion pledge [Wakabayashi]

Google unveils job training initiative with $1 billion pledge  — from nytimes.com by Daisuke Wakabayashi Excerpt: SAN FRANCISCO — Google unveiled an initiative on Thursday to help […]

For colleges, community colleges, & universities: The new, exponential pace of change. [Christian]

From DSC: Some of the largest waves of change that are hitting the beaches of numerous societies throughout the globe are coming from technological changes […]

Virtual Reality: A Great Fit for Employee Onboarding [Woodberry]

Virtual Reality: A Great Fit for Employee Onboarding — from trainingindustry.com by Andrew Woodberry Excerpts: For jobs that are particularly dangerous or high-stress, introducing employees […]

Top 200 Tools for Learning 2017 [Center for Learning & Performance Technologies; Jane Hart]

  Excerpt: The Top 200 Tools for Learning 2017 (11th Annual Survey) has been compiled by Jane Hart of the Centre for Learning & Performance […]

From DSC: Some reflections from the “2017 Workplace Learning Report ” from LinkedIn Learning

      From DSC: Getting employees to make time for L&D needs to be based upon “what’s in it for them” — i.e., the […]

Check out these huge announcements from Microsoft’s Windows 10 Mixed Reality Event & Google’s Pixel 2 Event

From DSC: Before we get to the announcements in more detail…. can you imaging being a teacher, a professor, or a trainer — with all […]

Does Your Learning Ecosystem Support Current and Future Needs? [Hughes]

Does Your Learning Ecosystem Support Current and Future Needs? — from learningsolutionsmag.com by Andrew Hughes Excerpts: As L&D, we need to change the way we […]

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