Technology-Based Learning: Maximizing Human Performance and Corporate Success, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Technology-Based Learning

Maximizing Human Performance and Corporate Success, 1st Edition

By Michael J. Marquardt, Greg Kearsley

CRC Press

336 pages

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Hardback: 9781574442144
pub: 1998-07-29
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Description

Companies worldwide are recognizing the critical importance of harnessing the learning capabilities of people and technology in the workplace. Technology-Based Learning:

Maximizing Human Performance and Corporate Success shows how to capture and leverage this power, through techniques of knowledge management.

This comprehensive overview examines the advantages and disadvantages of learning technologies, and provides a guide for selecting, costing, and applying the various techniques.

Technology in the workplace has many overwhelming possibilities-so many that they've left many managers and HRD professionals confused and perplexed. Let Marquardt and Kearsley show you how to bring technology under control to meet the needs of your company and your employees.

Table of Contents

Impact of Technology on Organizations, Work and Workers

Explosion of Technology in the World of Work

14 Ways Technology Has Transformed the Workplace

Technology and the Learning Organization

Technology and the Worker

Technologies for Learning in the Workplace

Learning Technologies for Maximizing Human Performance

Electronic Publishing

Television and Video

Teleconferencing-Audio, Video, Computer and Desktop

Interactive Multimedia-Expanding Computer-Based Learning

Simulation, Stimulators and Virtual Reality

Authoring Tools to Create and Manage Learning Technologies

Technology for Managing Knowledge

Technology and Knowledge Management

Electronic Performance Support Systems (EPSS)

Networks-Internet, Intranet, Web, and LANs/WANs

Knowledge Engineering-The Technological Future for Management Knowledge

Application of Technology for Global Success

Selecting and Evaluating Technology

Impact of Culture and Globalization on Technology and Learning

Best Practices in Learning Technology

Best Practices in Use of Technology for Knowledge Management

The Future of Technology in the Workplace

Appendices

Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS030000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Human Resources & Personnel Management
BUS079000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Government & Business