Podcasts – Getting Results — The Questionmark Blog
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About this podcast
Questionmark Podcasts feature interviews with learning and education professionals involved in online assessment. Users of the Questionmark™ Perception™ assessment management system share experiences, insights, best practices and lessons learned about their use of online surveys, quizzes, tests and exams. Listeners can download the podcasts at no charge and listen to them whenever and wherever they like, using a desktop computer, laptop or MP3 player.

Episodes (Total: 15 / Page: 1)
Oct. 8, 2014 · 00:10:28
Posted by Julie Delazyn The growing emphasis on  performance improvement — of which training is just a part — calls for new strategies for assessment and evaluation. Measurement and evaluation specialist Dr. Bruce C. Aaron has devoted a lot of thought to this. His white paper, Alignment, Impact and Measurement with the A-model, describes a framework for aligning assessment and evaluation with an […] No related posts.
Nov. 21, 2012 · 00:10:17
Posted by Joan Phaup We recently celebrated a major expansion of our cloud-based Questionmark OnDemand service with the addition of Questionmark’s European Data Centre to the service we have been providing for some time in the United States. Wanting to learn more about the reasons for adding the new data centre, I spoke with Questionmark Chairman John Kleeman about the transition many […] No related posts.
Sept. 19, 2012 · 00:07:55
Posted by Joan Phaup I’m eagerly looking forward to the keynote presentation Charles Jennings will deliver at the Questionmark 2013 Users Conference  on The Challenge of Measuring Informal and Workplace Learning. Charles is one of the world’s leading thinkers and practitioners in learning and development — currently head of Duntroon Associates and previously Chief Learning Officer for Reuters and […] No related posts.
June 26, 2012 · 00:09:40
Posted by Joan Phaup Andrew Jackson University, a distance education school based in Birmingham, Alabama, faced a big question several years ago: How could students take tests the same way they pursued their studies — off campus, via the internet — with the same level of security they would encounter in a test center? Jarrod Morgan, who […] No related posts.
Feb. 24, 2012 · 00:06:33
Posted by Joan Phaup With the Questionmark Users Conference now less than a month away, it’s a good time to check out the conference agenda and — if you haven’t already done so — to sign up for three great days of learning and networking in New Orleans March 20 – 23. Two high points […] No related posts.
Feb. 17, 2012 · 00:10:28
Posted by Joan Phaup Key themes of the Questionmark Users Conference March 20 – 23 include the growing importance of informal and social learning — as reflected by the 70+20+10 model — and the role of assessment in performance improvement and talent management. It’s clear that new strategies for assessment and evaluations are needed within […] No related posts.
Nov. 9, 2011 · 00:06:33
Posted by Joan Phaup I had a great time the other day chatting with Dr. Jane Bozarth, our keynote speaker for the Questionmark 2012 Users Conference in New Orleans March 20 – 23. Jane, whose degrees include a doctorate in Training and Development, will be speaking from her extensive experience as a training practitioner for more than 20 […] No related posts.
Aug. 22, 2011 · 00:11:31
Posted by Joan Phaup How do learning organizations demonstrate the business value of their initiatives? I was delighted to speak recently with Art Dobrucki, director of learning strategy and performance at Farmers Insurance Group, about how he and his colleagues approach this question. We talked about how important it is to start out by identifying the business problem to be […] No related posts.
May 18, 2011 · 00:08:24
Posted by Joan Phaup Data security being a crucial component of Questionmark’s D3 platform for Questionmark OnDemand hosted and subscription solutions, I got together recently with Questionmark chairman John Kleeman and Sean Decker, our IT architect, to learn more about how we  ensure the safety and security of confidential data. I  peppered John and Sean with questions […] No related posts.
March 16, 2011 · 00:09:52
Posted by Julie Delazyn I’m writing today from the 2011 Questionmark Users Conference in downtown LA where we kicked off last night with a fabulous red carpet and paparazzi-studded dessert reception at the Omni Downtown.  We have a full day ahead of us with an array of case studies, technical training, best practice presentations and […] No related posts.
Feb. 11, 2011 · 00:06:27
  Posted by Joan Phaup Pacific Pulmonary Services specializes in oxygen therapy for patients to use in their own homes. The company needs to ensure that sales people  understand all the different aspects of its products. And the company’s delivery technicians must comply with FDA and Medicare guidelines for transporting oxygen — a hazardous material — […] No related posts.
Dec. 6, 2010 · 00:08:26
  Posted by Joan Phaup Brevard Community College in Florida is the home of the SpaceTEC® National Resource Center for Aerospace Technical Education, which provides provides  professional certifications for U. S. Aerospace Technicians who work in civil, defense and commercial organizations nationwide. I spoke recently with SpaceTEC® Certification Manager Dave Fricton about this program, which involves 13 partner colleges […] No related posts.
Nov. 29, 2010 · 00:09:52
  Posted by Joan Phaup I am looking forward to the Questionmark 2011 Users Conference for many reasons. For one thing, it will take me back to my hometown of Los Angeles! But more importantly, the conference will bring Questionmark staff together with our customers for three great days of learning and networking. A highlight of the […] No related posts.
Sept. 15, 2010 · 00:11:52
  Posted by Joan Phaup I spent some time talking the other day with Bon Crowder, a global instructional consultant for a large oilfield services company. She explained how her organization has expanded its use of online assessments to include not only high-stakes exams and certifications but also formative assessments such as quizzes.  With participants all over the […] No related posts.
Sept. 10, 2010 · 00:08:51
Posted by Mel Lynch I recently had the opportunity to speak with Per Schou-Neilsen from Johnson Controls Denmark. Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology company with 130,000 employees in more than 150 countries.  Per, who is Manager for Learning and Development, Industrial Refrigeration, Europe & Africa, will present a case study at the Questionmark […] No related posts.