Job role

Freelance eLearning Consultant


(formerly) Associate Dean - Hult International Business School

About me:

My knowledge and capability in learning and development has grown from an innovative blend of higher education and industry through work based learning. I have leadership, project and talent management skills developed through clear communication and professional collaboration. I am an eLearning research and development thought-leader with twenty years of experience in UK Higher Education. As a Sr. Postgraduate Programme Leader, eLearning Consultant, UK/EC Project Manager & bid writer I worked at a strategic level to lead change management actions that saved time and money for the organisation.

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Size of organisation (employees)

1000 - 5000

Areas of professional interest

Blended learning, Content authoring and design, Human capital and talent management, Instructor-led training, Gaming and simulations for learning, Learning management systems and methods, Mobile learning, Organisational learning, Performance support technologies and methods, Virtual classrooms, Social Media and learning



Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel replied to Marie Leadbetter's discussion Captivating Captivate Examples in eLearning Developers forum
"Hi Marie
I am an Adobe International Education Leader
and happy to have you contact me at abasiel@gmail.com
Please see the Captivate workshop I did at the Informatology…"
Aug 31, 2011
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment on Social Learning Group
"Hello Jane and colleagues -

Just had an interview at University of Brighton for an eLearning post.
Here is what my presentation was about:
eLearning opportunities and challenges at: http://abasiel.wordpress.com/elearn/

I discussed the migration…"
Jul 19, 2010
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Susith Jayamanne
"Hello Susith
I'm happy to be added to your network.
Please have a look at my eLearning R & D page at
and contact me if you are interested in any project collaboration.
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel…"
Mar 10, 2010
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel replied to IAN WYATT's discussion BBC Academy Multiplatform Foundation Free Learning Materials & Workshops for Media Trainers in Social Learning Group
"My name is Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel. I am a member of the Learning and Skills online community
and when I saw this posting I started to think of many ways to work together.

I work with the Adobe International Education Leaders Programme.…"
Mar 5, 2010
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel replied to Tiffany H.'s discussion Online Ice-breakers in Blended Learning
"Hi Tiffany -
I have just attended Don's webcast on Social Networking last week. They used an online voting / polling tool to get participants to contribute to the initial discussion. The results can be used for research as well.
In past online…"
Nov 9, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel replied to Jane Hart's discussion Making sense of social media in workplace learning in Social Learning Group
"Hello Jane
I look forward to your web session on this topic.
I have just published a book chapter, ' Exploring a Professional Social Network System to Support Learning in the Workplace' with a colleague, Paul Coyne of Emerald Publishing.

It can be…"
Apr 2, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment on Blended Learning
"Hi Evan
A way to bring online learning to life is to integrate it into your real life model.
I have been working on a PAP (Pre-At-Post) model that blends the action before, during and after the 'real-time' eLearning event.
Have a look at:…"
Mar 17, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment on Blended Learning
"Hello everyone -
As the newest member to this group (so far) I have enjoyed your previous comments. I'd like to throw in another type of 'blending' - the concept of time.
We have a/synchronous communication opportunities and can plan for blending…"
Feb 4, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Tony Buzan
"Hello Tony -
As a follow-up to Erica's comment below on mind maps please find some work I have done called Global Rich Pictures (GRIP) (as in Soft Systems Methodology - Peter Checkland) at:…"
Feb 4, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Karen Kimberling
"Hi Karen -
We are doing a pilot webcast next Tue. at 10am GMT for Work Based Learning.
Please book with us to attend online of by phone conference at:
Hope to see you there - please do contact me…"
Feb 4, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment on Learning 2.0
"I would love to have a discussion at the conference on these issues.
Here are some things I have written on the subject:
A conference paper
A FP7 bid…"
Jan 27, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Peter Hughes
"Hi Peter
I like the message you gave to Mike Howarth about the Business School web based learning you are developing. Sound interesting .
Keep us posted....
Jan 26, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Jay Cross
"Well Jay - I guess it is a question of the default level of technology.
With so much 'You Tube' content and mobile phone videos it will not be long before web video is the base line.

Additionally, a big jump this year in Web 2.0 improvements is…"
Jan 24, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Jay Cross
"Still graphics are good for building your identity in the community - but we can also use web video systems such as http://mmse-v5.emea.adobe.acrobat.com/p75209794/"
Jan 24, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Peter Hughes
"Hi Peter
Good to see you in the group.
Did you do your profile picture with your Mac web cam?
cheers - Skip"
Jan 22, 2009
Dr. Anthony 'Skip' Basiel left a comment for Mike Howarth
"Hi Mike -
Good to see you in this network.
Do you fly the helicopter - or are you just holding it down? [:-)
cheers - Skip"
Jan 22, 2009