The Business of Learning - learning ecosystems

At Fredrickson Learning, we like to stay in touch with the L&D industry. You might say we’re hungry for it. We run several thriving L&D communities, and networking is built into the heart of who we are as a company (heck, that’s how I got my job here). But it doesn’t end there. As an L&D […]

eLearning

In a recent study conducted by TrainingIndustry.com, learning leaders cited the majority of organizations are increasing their use of virtual instructor led training, or VILT. This doesn’t surprise me as organizations can bring globally dispersed participants together to collaborate and learn without the cost of travel. VILT provides that human touch and real-time collaboration that […]

Mobile Learning - mobile first design

Defining Mobile First The concept should be a familiar one by now, its associated image almost archetypal. A smart phone gives way to a tablet and then to a desktop, preserving the content. We know this design strategy as progressive enhancement and it stands opposite graceful degradation as the trendsetter for digital design. The basic […]

Mobile Learning - mobile first design

When designing for mobile, what should be considered beforehand? There are many motivations to create mobile learning. The sheer number of smart phones in use presents an unprecedented opportunity to reach many learners. So, it makes sense so many of us feel pressured to implement learning via mobile. Taking advantage of the opportunities mobile presents […]

Jess Elmquist presents at Fredrickson Learning's Learning Leadership Summit

With the 2016 Learning Leadership Summit just a few days away, I’d be hard pressed to pick a word to describe my feelings about the event. A few of the words and thoughts that come to mind include excited, connection, unbelievable, thankful, questions, respected, anticipation, and fun. Did I mention excited? There is a lot […]

Jess Elmquist presents at Fredrickson Learning's Learning Leadership Summit

It’s just over a week until our 10th annual Learning Leadership Summit!  This year we’ve had a record number of registrations for the Midwest’s largest annual gathering of leadership-level learning professionals.  Everyone seems especially pumped up for this year’s Summit. And why wouldn’t everyone in L&D be pumped up?  This year we welcome to the Summit stage […]