About

Gender

Male


Location

York


Birthday:

May 5


Job role

Learning Director


Organisation

Honeyboot & Lemon


About me:

Husband and dad who's passionate about Learning and helping people become better at work.


Twitter account

andyjones1302


Size of organisation (employees)

<20


Areas of professional interest

Blended learning, Content authoring and design, Gaming and simulations for learning, Mobile learning, Organisational learning, Virtual classrooms, My personal professional development, Social Media and learning


Sector

Media


Andy Jones replied to Nigel Harrison's discussion Reasons for solutioneering in Performance Consulting
"6. Tradition. "We've always done it this way"

7. Organisational pressure for solutions that worked in the past. "This worked for that project, so let's do it for this one"

8. Power. "I can tell you what to do and you need to just go and do it"."
Apr 1, 2010
Andy Jones replied to Nigel Harrison's discussion Are there any Performance Consultants out there? in Performance Consulting
"Nigel,

Difficult one really because in L&D we still have to contend with traditional values being assigned to us and they're very sticky. It wasn't so long ago (5 years) that the senior trainer in our part of the organisation insisted on being…"
Feb 15, 2010
Andy Jones left a comment on Performance Consulting
"Hi Nigel. Thanks for the invite and I'm happy to share (obviously). 1st Challenge for us all to think about is this:

Working out the cost of the gap is powerful, but a load of people I've talked to (myself included) still struggle to quantify that…"
Feb 11, 2010
Andy Jones left a comment for Barry Davis
"Hi Barry. Why would I remove an LMS? I think they are too confused in what they're trying to do and that they inhibit learning and training. Let me explain:

What is the core function of an LMS? Is it reporting? Is it content serving? Is it tracking…"
Jul 29, 2009
Andy Jones replied to Mike Collins's discussion How to create engaging and innovative e-learning internally in Content creation within organisations
"Hi Mike,

We do a lot of workbook, handout and e-Learning stuff internally using Captivate and Articulate along with Acrobat, word and powerpoint. Fairly similar to Andrew Greaves but we utilise SMEs much more.

However, I would challenge you on a…"
Jul 21, 2009
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