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9 Ways to Encourage the Adult E-Learners

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Tidbits: Hard to believe we’re in the final stretch of 2011. November 4: San Diego, CA (ASTD)— Your Turn to Learn. November 14: Minneapolis, MN (ASTD)—Articulate Workshop: Build Interactive E-Learning…Rapidly. December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. Learning is a funny thing. Free Willy!

Three Ways That These 70 Rapid E-Learning Tips Will Help You Build Better Courses

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August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, a pre-conference workshop on elearning (3 hours) and the other on elearning graphics. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. Do it. Details to follow.

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Here’s Why Slide Count is Irrelevant to Your E-Learning Course

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like to think of them more as multimedia ebooks. November 4: San Diego, CA (ASTD)— Your Turn to Learn. November 14: Minneapolis, MN (ASTD)—Articulate Workshop: Build Interactive E-Learning…Rapidly. December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. Let me explain. Ask the Right Question. Think Beer.

Are You Asking These Questions to Build Effective E-Learning?

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December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. January 25-27: Las Vegas (ASTD TechKnowledge 2012). Louis (ASTD). Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro How we view effective elearning is somewhat subjective. At least not immediately. 2012….coming

Are These the Three E-Learning Books You Would Recommend?

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Tidbits: 2011 is winding down. I’ve got two sessions left, which you can see below. December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. January 25-27: Las Vegas (ASTD TechKnowledge 2012). Louis (ASTD). March : Knoxville, TN ( Smokey Mountain ASTD ). April : Virginia ( SEVA ASTD ).

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15 Free Display Graphics to Use with Your E-Learning Courses

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If you’d like me to come to your area, the best bet is to connect with a group like your local ISPI or ASTD chapter and have them contact me. November 14: Minneapolis, MN (ASTD)—Articulate Workshop: Build Interactive E-Learning…Rapidly. December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. Folder. TV Monitor.

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Want a Great Looking E-Learning Course? Here’s a Simple Way to Get It.

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January 25-27: Las Vegas ( ASTD TechKnowledge 2012 ). Louis (ASTD). March : Knoxville, TN ( Smokey Mountain ASTD ). April 10 : Jacksonville, FL (ASTD). April : Virginia ( SEVA ASTD ). Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro There are three core questions that help guide the development of an elearning course.

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25 More Free Display Graphics for Your E-Learning Courses

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November 4: San Diego, CA (ASTD)— Your Turn to Learn. November 14: Minneapolis, MN (ASTD)—Articulate Workshop: Build Interactive E-Learning…Rapidly. December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro

Here’s a Way to Make Your E-Learning Course Objectives Interesting

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January 25-27: Las Vegas (ASTD TechKnowledge 2012). Louis (ASTD). March : Knoxville, TN ( Smokey Mountain ASTD ). April : Virginia ( SEVA ASTD ). Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro I’ve been working on a few demos for some upcoming blog posts and conference presentations. Understanding Objectives. Know what?

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Elearning applications

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/02/2011 Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch for 2011 2011 is the e-Learning year! This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 open source e-Learning projects for 2011 that will help you implement a low cost e-Learning solution.

10 Tips to Help You Get Started

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Tidbits: I’ll be in Atlanta next week doing two sessions for the ASTD and hosting a free jam session in Atlanta on August 17. Here’s a list of upcoming conferences and presentations: August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, a pre-conference workshop on elearning (3 hours) and the other on elearning graphics. October 25: Baton Rouge, LA (ASTD)—Webinar.

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3 Ways to Avoid Common Roadblocks When Building E-Learning Courses

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Tidbits: If you’d like me to come to your area, the best bet is to connect with a group like your local ISPI or ASTD chapter and have them contact me. November 14: Minneapolis, MN (ASTD)—Articulate Workshop: Build Interactive E-Learning…Rapidly. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Building elearning courses is hard enough.

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Use This Free E-Learning Template to Inspire Your Next M-Learning Course

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Tidbits: Here’s a list of some of my other upcoming speaking events and conferences: June 8: Philadelphia, PA (ASTD)— How to Cultivate Communities of Practice. June 9 : Langhorne, PA (ASTD)— Tips to Becoming an E-Learning Pro. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro like to take that time to doodle and play around with ideas.

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More Than 30 PowerPoint Tips from the PowerPoint Pros!

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If you’re at the ASTD event check out one of the sessions or swing by the Articulate booth. Here’s a list of upcoming conferences and presentations: August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, a pre-conference workshop on elearning (3 hours) and the other on elearning graphics. October 25: Baton Rouge, LA (ASTD)—Webinar. From The Rapid E-Learning Blog.

Over 150 Free Fonts to Use in Your E-Learning Courses

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April 21 : Nashville, TN ASTD: Rapid E-Learning 101 and Building Shared Practice Communities. May 22-25 : Orlando, FL— ASTD International Conference & Expo. June 8: Philadelphia, PA (ASTD Greater Philadelphia Chapter)— How to Cultivate Communities of Practice. June 9 : Langhorne, PA (ASTD Mid New Jersey Chapter)— Tips to Becoming an E-Learning Pro. Quick Overview.

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3 E-Learning Lessons Learned on the Road

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Tidbits: What’s left for 2011. December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. January 25-27: Las Vegas (ASTD TechKnowledge 2012). Louis (ASTD). Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro It’s important to connect with people. And it stood out.

How Good Graphic Design Helps Build Meaningful E-Learning

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August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, one on elearning and the other on graphics. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also working on a free, Articulate jam session while in town. October 25: Baton Rouge, LA (ASTD)—Webinar.

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Here’s How to Make Your E-Learning Course Meaningful

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April 21 : Nashville, TN ASTD: Rapid E-Learning 101 and Building Shared Practice Communities. June 8 & 9 : I’ll be in doing two sessions for ASTD chapters in the New Jersey/Philadelphia region. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Is this course important? To quote James Stockdale , “Who am I? The solution? Wrong.

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3 Simple Ways to Find the Resources You Need to Build E-Learning Courses

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Here’s a list of some of my upcoming speaking events and conferences: May 22-25 : Orlando, FL— ASTD International Conference & Expo. June 8: Philadelphia, PA (ASTD)— How to Cultivate Communities of Practice. June 9 : Langhorne, PA (ASTD)— Tips to Becoming an E-Learning Pro. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro

Why You Need PowerPoint 2010 for Rapid E-Learning

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August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, a pre-conference workshop on elearning (3 hours) and the other on elearning graphics. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also working on a free, Articulate jam session while in town. Simple as that.

Here’s an Inexpensive Way to Build a Library of E-Learning Assets

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Tidbits: December 8 : Charlotte, NC (ASTD)— Rapid E-Learning Design. I’ll also be doing a free Articulate jam session while in town…click here for details. January 25-27: Las Vegas (ASTD TechKnowledge 2012). Louis (ASTD). March : Knoxville, TN ( Smokey Mountain ASTD ). April : Virginia ( SEVA ASTD ). Over the years elearning software has become easier to use.

M-Learning 101: I’ll Take My Rapid E-Learning to Go

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August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, one on elearning and the other on graphics. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also working on a free, Articulate jam session while in town. Last week I spent a couple of days in San Jose at mLearnCon.

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3 Simple Ways to Measure the Success of Your E-Learning

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August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, a pre-conference workshop on elearning (3 hours) and the other on elearning graphics. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. Performance Improvement.

Here’s How to Help Your Subject Matter Experts Build Better E-Learning Courses

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Here are a few upcoming events where I’ll be speaking: Training 2011 Conference & Expo in San Diego on February 7. ASTD TechKnowledge in San Jose on February 2-4. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Subject matter experts know their subject matter. That’s why they’re called experts. Context is important to an expert.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

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Recent Comments Blog Archive ▼ 2011 (3) ▼ January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le. This post is a post of the series "Free e-Learning Resources" and I am going to talk about free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. Before I present you the list I would like to answer two important questions: 1) Why not use Human voice over? As of version 4.3,

How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

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Tidbits: I’m at ASTD TechKnowledge in San Jose all this week. Training 2011 Conference & Expo in San Diego on February 7. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Here’s what I find typical of people who do rapid elearning. So they buy an authoring tool and quickly convert the content. Voila! This isn’t about eye-candy.

Here’s a Noteworthy PowerPoint Template (and It’s Free!)

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August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also working on a free, Articulate jam session while in town. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro

3 Things You Can Only Learn from a Real E-Learning Expert

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April 21 : Nashville, TN ASTD: Rapid E-Learning 101 and Building Shared Practice Communities. May 22-25 : Orlando, FL— ASTD International Conference & Expo. June 8: Philadelphia, PA (ASTD Greater Philadelphia Chapter)— How to Cultivate Communities of Practice. June 9 : Langhorne, PA (ASTD Mid New Jersey Chapter)— Tips to Becoming an E-Learning Pro. Simple lullaby.

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5 E-Learning Design Ideas I Got While Traveling

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March 9 : Central Missouri ASTD ( webinar). Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro When it comes to graphic design, it’s important to continually find inspiration from other sources. One of the main reasons for this is because over time, you develop a distinct visual style. great place to look for design ideas is in magazines. Markers.

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Four Essential Tips for the Rapid E-Learning Pro

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You can see the details below: June 8: Philadelphia, PA (ASTD)— How to Cultivate Communities of Practice. June 9 : Langhorne, PA (ASTD)— Tips to Becoming an E-Learning Pro. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro PowerPoint’s a great authoring environment for elearning. Blank screen. Your screen can look any way you want it to.

You Want E-Learning Success, But Are You Prepared to Go All the Way?

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March 9 : Central Missouri ASTD ( webinar). Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Many of us take a Field of Dreams approach to elearning. If we build it, they will learn. But the reality is that elearning is just an event in the timeline of learning and not the entire learning process. We’ll look at three core parts of the process.

You May Already Own the Tools to Create Simple E-Learning Avatars

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August 16 : Atlanta, GA—ASTD: I’ll be doing two sessions, a pre-conference workshop on elearning (3 hours) and the other on elearning graphics. September 15 : Lincoln, NE (ASTD)— Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro. $80 for an all day workshop is a good value and worth the trip if you’re close to Nebraska. I’m also doing a free Articulate jam session while in town. Cam Avatar Creator.

Check Out This Free PowerPoint Template & Tutorial

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January 25-27: Las Vegas ( ASTD TechKnowledge 2012 ). Louis (ASTD). March : Knoxville, TN ( Smokey Mountain ASTD ). April 10 : Jacksonville, FL (ASTD). April : Virginia ( SEVA ASTD ). Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro It’s inspired by a Christmas tree with the green background and colored bulbs.

Make Sure Your E-Learning Course Looks the Way It’s Supposed To

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Tidbits: Here’s a list of some of my upcoming speaking events and conferences: May 22-25 : Orlando, FL— ASTD International Conference & Expo. June 8: Philadelphia, PA (ASTD)— How to Cultivate Communities of Practice. June 9 : Langhorne, PA (ASTD)— Tips to Becoming an E-Learning Pro. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro

New Horizon Report: Alan Levine – Mindmap

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This evening I had the delight to hear Alan Levine present the New Media Consortium’s New Horizon Report for 2011 to the ASTD Mt. For the near term (< 1 year), he identified the two major technologies as ebooks and mobile devices (with a shoutout for my book : very kind). Diablo chapter.  As often happens, I mindmapped it. very engaging presentation. technology

Over 45 Free Speech Bubbles to Make Your E-Learning Courses Talk

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April 21 : Nashville, TN ASTD: Rapid E-Learning 101 and Building Shared Practice Communities. June 8 & 9 : I’ll be in doing two sessions for ASTD chapters in the New Jersey/Philadelphia region. Download your free 46-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro also added a few bonus tips below. Rounded Speech Bubbles. Squared Speech Bubbles.

5 Time-saving Tips from the E-learning Community

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April 21 : Nashville, TN ASTD: Rapid E-Learning 101 and Building Shared Practice Communities. May 22-25 : Orlando, FL— ASTD International Conference & Expo. June 8: Philadelphia, PA (ASTD Greater Philadelphia Chapter)— How to Cultivate Communities of Practice. June 9 : Langhorne, PA (ASTD Mid New Jersey Chapter)— Tips to Becoming an E-Learning Pro. View the tutorial.