Finding a MMOLE/Virtual Learning World Vendor
APRIL 27, 2009
Whether the goal is to reach out to alumni through a shared virtual space or creating a virtual machine shop to teach safety to mechanics, the underlying purpose and business objective must be articulated to the vendor. A screen shot from the MMOLE of ProtoSphere. There are a number of preliminary things to consider when beginning to search for vendors to assist you in developing a MMOLE.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Building Better Learning Games
APRIL 9, 2009
Thursday, April 09, 2009 Building Better Learning Games Interested in building casual games for your learners? Read on for notes from a webinar today, April 9, 2009: Building Better Learning Games: Leveraging Game Design and User Testing for Results Our hosts today: Enspire Learning (Ben Katz) Doorways to Dreams D2D -- financial entertainment. Focus on casual video games. Assessment.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design
MAY 6, 2009
Wednesday, May 06, 2009 Describing What You Do: Instructional Design Youre at a playground and you start talking to the mom sitting on the bench next to you. gotta say, I continue to be surprised at how many of us cant easily articulate what it is that we do. eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B. Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Ch. What do you say? create eLearning.
13 More Tips to Help You Record Narration Like the Pros
JUNE 9, 2009
Other good resources and recommendations from the previous post’s comments section: How to Make the Most of Your Recorded Audio by Articulate MVP Spectre. Articulate 101: Recording Tips by Justin Wilcox. You don’t need to be a professional audio engineer to record narration. However, you do want to pay attention to what you’re doing and do the best job possible. He wasn’t too happy.
single-source learning content development…
MARCH 13, 2009
Home > Instructional Design , Single Source > Single-Source Learning Content Development… Single-Source Learning Content Development… March 13th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment If the number of people in my recent conference sessions are any indication more and more organizations are seeing the promise of single-source learning content development. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. What happens every time something has to change? EEEKKKKK! Bang your head against your desk and start all over again…. Well help is here. No trackbacks yet. Learn more about Dawn here.
Are you playing the role of the Subject Matter Expert instead of the Instructional Designer?
MARCH 6, 2009
’ (The rapid development tool used was Articulate. I had a conversation by email with someone I really care about that probably came off a bit bitchy, a bit holier-than-thou…it you can have just “a bit of either of those traits. And, I’m probably about to come off the same way here. That’s not an apology. I yam what I yam. She’d need to be an engineer.
Are Your E-Learning Courses Pushed or Pulled?
MAY 19, 2009
Tidbits: I’m trying something new for the ASTD 2009 International Conference & Exposition. I’ll be doing a series of rapid elearning demos at the Articulate booth. Here’s the challenge for many of us. We want to make our courses engaging and interactive, yet sometimes the content or the time pressures of work don’t make that easy. Then you push it out to all of the learners.
Three Practical Ideas for Using Twitter in E-Learning
AUGUST 4, 2009
For example, the Articulate twitter page is a good resource for Articulate users since it provides news, tutorials, and links to helpful tips and tricks. Check out the Articulate Twitter page for other relevant tweeps. There, you can follow the official @articulate account and select from Articulate employees to follow like our CEO, @GetAdam. Some people love it.
Why do I bother?
Learning with e's
DECEMBER 5, 2009
Somehow, putting down these ideas in a manner that makes them publicly accessible, makes me strive even harder to articulate my ideas in a coherent way. The Edublogger Awards are in full swing, and people are voting as I write this. have been blogging seriously since the end of 2006, and have done so on a regular basis, so I will be interested in the results when they are announced.
Articulate vs. Lectora | LearnNuggets
AUGUST 12, 2009
Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags Add new tag , development , eLearning Articulate vs. Lectora by Kevin on August 12th, 2009 When it comes to software development tools, I’m fortunate to work in an environment that understands no two tools are the same and each provide advantages and disadvantages. The fun part of my job is having a plethora of tools in my ‘elearning development’ toolbox: Adobe Creative Suite, Captivate, Visio, Lectora, and now Articulate. Who else has used both products?
2009 Predictions How Did I Do?
DECEMBER 9, 2009
In fact, my 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 , was most popular post for 2009 (see 2009 Top Posts and Topics ) and it came up pretty high in the recent Top 125 eLearning Posts of 2009. As I discussed in my look at what I learned during 2009, I’ve found that the term eLearning 2.0 My thinking has definitely evolved around this in 2009. tools.
Video-Based eLearning Authoring Tools
FEBRUARY 16, 2009
Other posts related to this topic: Safety Training Design Starting Authoring Tool eLearning Course Development eLearning Course Authoring Tools Satisfaction - More Articulate, Captivate, and Lectora Tops in Authoring Tool Satisfaction Course Authoring Tools and Rapid Authoring Tools Satisfaction Use of Wikis as Compared to Authoring Tools Rapid Authoring Tools Shift in Authoring Tool Use from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids What is Rapid eLearning? The situation is that they have five, two-hour training videos (10 hours total). They are happy to continue to do that.
Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player.
JULY 13, 2010
Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , eLearning Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player by Kevin on July 13th, 2010 In this lesson, we’re going to learn how to build the graphics for the skin of your player. However, after deliberating with myself I asked, “Self, this should be two parts.”
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for 2009
APRIL 15, 2009
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 My Top Ten Tools for 2009 Cammys Top 10 Tools of 2009 These are my favorite tools in support of my own learning adventures. PPT is among my must haves as well, good for concepts and I have tinkered in Articulate to produce some solid Interactive Job Aids (IJA). Hey Mark, Would love to hear more about how youre using Yammer within the firewall as well as those IJAs youre creating with Articulate. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Now I stop first at Twitter. Very cool!
DECEMBER 3, 2008
It's always interesting to look back at the past year - 2008, think about what has changed for me during the year, and think about what that means for the next year - 2009. In my Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 , my last prediction was: Prediction #10 => Knowledge Worker Skills - Just Beginning in 2008, Big in 2009 The discussion of knowledge work skills is going to be BIG. world.
12 eLearning Predictions for 2009
JANUARY 26, 2009
In my post, 2008 2009 - written in December 2008, I looked at how well I did in those predictions, and my results were pretty good, not perfect. Some training will still be preferred face to face such as when team building or in-person soft skills are important, but 2009 will be the year when we realize that we should be justifying any in-person training. Articulate has a great tool set. self-directed learning, quick wins and toolkits all suggest that more web pages - authored via wikis - will be the name of the game in 2009. Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0
Designing for Articulate: A Newbie’s View
JULY 7, 2009
I’m new to Articulate. Although I’ve been r eading Tom Kuhlman’s Rapid E-Learning Blog now for a couple of years, I’ve never actually designed (or for that matter, built) an Articulate course. That is, if a client uses Articulate in-house, they may ask us to build a few courses for them in Articulate. (We also do a lot of custom Flash, Mohive, etc.) How constricting!”
Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago
MAY 11, 2009
Want to learn more about Articulate and Moodle? Delivering Quality at Speed - Articulate & Moodle This seminar will focus on getting the best out of Articulate and Moodle with case studies from Motorola, BP, Apple and McDonald's. Tags: moodle kineo articulate Are you in Boston or Chicago? Want to meet me? Hope to see you there!
Articulate Resources and Articles
OCTOBER 9, 2009
If you’re like me I’m always looking for good articles and “how-to blogs on Articulate. Articles: Articulate and Flash Audio. Navigating the Articulate API with Flash. Scavenger Hunts in Articulate. Using Flash to Control Articulate Navigation. Blogs/Sites: Articulate Forums. Tags: Articulate So I thought that I’d share a few resources that I’ve written and use. Rapid eLearning Blog (great usability and design info). Mozealous (technical developer info). Daveperso (technical developer info).
Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week
JUNE 7, 2009
Just a reminder that our Boston and Chicago free seminars on Articulate and Moodle are this week. Delivering Quality at Speed - Articulate & Moodle This seminar will focus on getting the best out of Articulate and Moodle with case studies from Motorola, BP, Apple and McDonald's. Tags: moodle kineo articulate Hope to see you there!
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Guild 2009 Salary Report
JANUARY 7, 2009
Wednesday, January 07, 2009 eLearning Guild 2009 Salary Report Check out the 2009 salary report from the eLearning Guild. eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B. Want more? Take the Survey!
The Project Management Tip You Can’t Ignore
OCTOBER 27, 2009
If you happen to be there, swing by the Articulate booth and say “Hi.” The following week, I’ll be at DevLearn 2009 in San Jose. Managing elearning projects requires good communication between the instructional designers and subject matter experts. In most cases, this communication happens via email. It’s a book on how to effectively manage emails. Check it out. Email is Money.
Awesome Games and Interactions for Articulate Presenter
DECEMBER 22, 2009
want to take a moment and focus on how the templates work with Articulate. There are 8 games available right now: Articulate Presenter Games (Jeopardy, Millionaire, Pyramid, Golf, Spy Game, Board Game, Soccer, Bootcamp). Here are some samples: Using Templates and Games in Articulate Presenter. Here are the steps to use these flash templates in Articulate: 1. Now you can!
5 Essential Rapid E-Learning Tips
DECEMBER 8, 2009
They were created in PowerPoint and published with Articulate Presenter. A manager I know works for a multibillion dollar company that has its own elearning group. However, when she needs to train her staff of about 200, she has no access to the elearning group’s resources. Without rapid elearning tools, she’d be hard pressed to offer her team the benefits of online learning.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Designing for Articulate: A Newbie’s View
JULY 7, 2009
Tuesday, July 07, 2009 Designing for Articulate: A Newbie’s View I’m new to Articulate. Although I’ve been r eading Tom Kuhlman’s Rapid E-Learning Blog now for a couple of years, I’ve never actually designed (or for that matter, built) an Articulate course. At Kineo , we often work with our clients’ tools of choice. Mix it up.
eLearning Learning – March 1 – 15 2009
MARCH 26, 2009
Adult Learning in the Workplace – Research Findings Top Keywords PKM eLearning Tools Informal Learning Swish Adobe Captivate Twitter LinkedIn Tools Harbinger Adobe Google Articulate Microsoft eLearning Technology. Here are the top items via eLearning Learning. Browse eLearning Content
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago
MAY 11, 2009
Monday, May 11, 2009 Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago Are you in Boston or Chicago? Want to learn more about Articulate and Moodle? Delivering Quality at Speed - Articulate & Moodle This seminar will focus on getting the best out of Articulate and Moodle with case studies from Motorola, BP, Apple and McDonalds. Want to meet me? topic.
Five media forms
Clive on Learning
DECEMBER 1, 2009
Last week I posted on Exploring e-learning in all its forms , which Mark Bethelemy elaborated on in his post From formal courses to social learning. The following table is my attempt at allocating technologies to each of the five categories. added a column to explain whether e-content would be an input to the activities involved or an output.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points
AUGUST 11, 2009
Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Session hosted by Training Magazine. Effective design using PPT as a tool. Not PPT 101. Why PowerPoint? We have it.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week
JUNE 7, 2009
Sunday, June 07, 2009 Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week Just a reminder that our Boston and Chicago free seminars on Articulate and Moodle are this week. Delivering Quality at Speed - Articulate & Moodle This seminar will focus on getting the best out of Articulate and Moodle with case studies from Motorola, BP, Apple and McDonalds.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?
JUNE 26, 2009
Friday, June 26, 2009 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report ID Live with John Graves ► April (5) Audio Interview with Tom Kuhlmann of Articulate Book Review: Love is the Killer App Kineo Insights Webinar: Aligning eLearning with B. ASTD TechKnowledge 2010 #tk10 ▼ 2009 (87) ► December (6) ► November (11) ► October (10) ► September (7) ► August (4) ► July (5) ▼ June (6) The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? That’s the low price. Which is still a whole LOT of money. Wrong.
Rapid Learning Management Systems
OCTOBER 20, 2009
Rather that they generally are a hosted LMS solution that roughly corresponds to most of the requirements: Coggno LearnHub Litmos Odijoo Learn.com Personal Edition Articulate Online CourseMill CourseMax Xerceo TrainingAtom Geo On-Demand Upside Learning Upside LMS Ultralearn What other systems should be on the list? I've been asked numerous times over the past couple of years by various types of people and companies a very similar question: I plan to or have been conducting and charging for training workshops for clients. And I want to charge for this. How can I do that? It's hosted.
Articulate and Flash with Audio
OCTOBER 9, 2009
I’ve been working on an Articulate Presenter course with a lot of flash files that have audio. quickly began to notice that the.swfs acted differently once imported into Articulate. Import settings – When inserting a flash movie into Articulate you have a few different settings to consider. However when previewing in Articulate if I clicked on a button before the audio was complete it would overlap with the next frame’s audio. Tags: Articulate Featured Tips & Tricks actionscript flash There are audio clips that go along with each slide.
Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues
MARCH 29, 2009
Articulate’s suite of products rate high in the rapid authoring segment. The latest version, Articulate ’09, has some interesting new features like Single-slide Preview, FLV Support, Easy Audio Editor, and Articulate Branding Removed. Font styles - At times, ‘bold’ or ‘italics’ text in the PPT doesn’t appear the same way after publishing in Articulate. Engage Output.