The old school (digital) hub

“Digital Hub”. The name struck me on a recent webinar. Again. Reference in the chat was made to webinar resources available on “our Digital Hub”. A real name, in upper case. I’m not sure that metaphors make good product names. I have made and helped make a number of digital hubs in my time. I… Continue reading The old school (digital) hub

Content still rules digital learning – $1.5bn worth of it.

An unfolding consequence of COVID and our shift in working patterns is the amount of investment in various businesses aimed at supporting digital learning. Or rather, businesses aimed at supporting the delivery of what we tend to call learning – elearning content. There is plenty of growth out there if private equity fund investors are… Continue reading Content still rules digital learning – $1.5bn worth of it.

10L: Hannah Gore

About Hannah: After over 20 years in learning and development, Dr Hannah Gore undertakes freelance consultancy in a wide range of L&D specialisms, is an Associate Lecturer teaching at MBA level,  serves as a Director for the eLearning Network, an Online Executive Panel Member for McKinsey and inputs into various think tanks on emerging technologies… Continue reading 10L: Hannah Gore

That product management conversation

When we decided to host a conversation about product management in learning, we were unsure whether people would join us and if we would have much to say to each other. So, it was gratifying to be joined by a smart, curious, experienced and voluble group last week. It was a busy chat and my… Continue reading That product management conversation

10L: Michelle Parry Slater

10L: A few simple questions about how leading professionals see their work. About Michelle: Michelle is an excitable L&Der curious about Organisation Development, strategic consultancy, workplace learning & learning delivery. She has a keen interest in creating effective, efficient, engaging and enjoyable learning solutions which are the right solution, for the right problem, for the right… Continue reading 10L: Michelle Parry Slater

10l: Carl Hoddler

10L: A few simple questions about how leading professionals see their work. About Carl: Carl is the co-founder of StoryTagger, the guided video storytelling platform transforming how people discover and share their most valuable workplace experiences. So, what do you do dear?  Describe your work to an elderly relative. So you remember the helpful gentleman on… Continue reading 10l: Carl Hoddler

Creating an internal corporate product – a little more personal history

I am finding this product management theme to be a rich seam for thinking and organising ideas around my work. Having shared some personal history, this is a little more self-indulgence in that respect. It is a different example however, prompted again by recent conversation. It’s not strictly about learning and development but in a… Continue reading Creating an internal corporate product – a little more personal history

10L: Nigel Paine

10L: A few simple questions about how leading professionals see their work. About Nigel: Nigel Paine is a change-focused leader with a worldwide reputation and a unique grasp of media, learning and development in the public, private and academic sectors. He has extensive experience in leadership and consultancy with public service broadcasters, SMEs, global industry players,… Continue reading 10L: Nigel Paine

A short personal story of product management for learning

Continuing the series of posts about product management in learning and getting a little more personal. The discussion and description of principles and approaches to product management for learning has caused some reflection on my part – when, where and how these have worked well for me and my colleagues and what bloopers and blunders… Continue reading A short personal story of product management for learning