30+ Ideas for eLearning Portfolio Samples
JULY 14, 2016
What if you can’t use any samples of your existing work due to confidentiality or security requirements? For example, the Instructional Designer or eLearning Developer demo in my portfolio is based on an activity I originally created for a health care client. For many people, the best solution is creating new content from scratch. Create handouts in PowerPoint.
eLearning Example – Make Compliance Courses Engaging
AUGUST 27, 2015
One of the ways I become a better eLearning designer is by finding good examples and trying to replicate the elements I like. Recently, my friend Brooke Schepker from Yukon Learning shared a sample course. View the sample course. Yukon was bold in selecting a compliance course as an example and kudos to them for showing us a better approach. Well done!
Creating PDF Forms
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JULY 5, 2016
Whether you are creating a form from scratch or updating an existing one, I bet I can show you a few things you didn't know about PDF forms. Creating a New PDF Form. Regardless of which application you use to create the initial document, you can make it into a form in Adobe Acrobat. Keep in mind that if you can print a document, you can usually create a PDF.
Download Adobe Captivate Example Courses
AUGUST 7, 2014
Looking for Captivate example courses to feed your creativity? So, where can you go to get Captivate example courses with source files to download? You can find the latest source files here: Captivate Example Courses. Also, here is another helpful resource if you are only interested in Captivate 8 example courses: Captivate 8 Responsive Example Courses. Good news!
4 Smart Ways to Create mLearning
This high-energy session looks at four smart approaches for creating effective mobile learning. Learn about different examples of mobile learning and which authoring tool is right for you We drill down on important aspects of successful mobile learning authoring, including responsive design, device orientation, use of video, and delivering and tracking mobile learning.
PowerPoint: Create an Infographic
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 29, 2012
by AJ George If you need to create an Infographic, there are better programs than PowerPoint that you could use. In the example below I want to have the arrow shape start on this slide and seamlessly continue onto the next slide when I collage them together. From the top of the screen, click the Create New Collage tool. Opt for a Simple Background.
How to Create eLearning Using PowerPoint
APRIL 24, 2014
Having a solid foundation in PowerPoint is a must when using rapid content authoring tools to create online learning. To create interactive and attractive online courses, you just need to know how to utilize the advanced capabilities available to you. Here are some Do’s and Don’ts for creating engaging eLearning courses entirely with PowerPoint: Do. Example. Don’t.
4 Steps to Creating a Portfolio of your eLearning Projects
AUGUST 27, 2013
This post provides four quick steps on how to create a winning eLearning portfolio. Authoring Tool eLearning tools training eLearning projects eLearning samples online samples training projects If you already have a portfolio, use these steps to update it. Your next eLearning opportunity may hinge on an updated winning portfolio! 1. Locate all [.].
Seven musts for creating effective elearning
Challenge to Learn
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
Many new eLearning authors create eLearning with a presentation (PowerPoint) mindset. But creating a course is very different from creating a presentation. This article contains seven tips that will help you to create more engaging and effective eLearning modules. Based on your course goal, you can create one or more (learning) objectives. This is the wrong way.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
And for good reason as it has many advantages: It offers a breadth of course topics, relevant to many, and readily available. It also creates a common language across the organization, and it improves on-the- job performance—all at a cost more reasonable than custom elearning. OTS courseware relieves overburdened trainers and human resource managers of. For example, you might schedule.
How To Create Engaging ELearning
JUNE 19, 2015
Creating online courses today is easy. Creating effective and engaging elearning content is a little more difficult. If you are unsure on how to create more engaging courses for your elearning program, then the infographic below (created by TalentLMS ) briefly outlines best-practice methodology. ELearning courses that engage the learner are often the most effective.
Cool Interactive Video Example for E-Learning
AUGUST 16, 2016
Earlier I shared a nice example of a gamified elearning course. Today I’d like to share a really neat example of an interactive video scenario. This This example comes via the fine folks at SpongeUk who do some really cool work and said I can share it. View the Interactive Video Example. believe that was the case with this example. SOLD OUT. Register here.
Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
This term has been creating a lot of buzz for the past few years. This in turn can help in creating a ‘learner centric’ learning experience and environment. For example, the incapability of learning platforms to capture learning experiences, accurately and meaningfully is one big hindrance. I am sure you already know about ‘analytics’. Well, yes. How does it work for eLearning?
Learn to create infographics like a boss!
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 9, 2016
You will also get started with a very cool free tool for creating infographics online: Piktochart. Bring with you: examples, ideas, and some creative juice! Anybody who wants to understand how to use and create attention-grabbing infographics. Infographics with Piktochart: Quick Start. An effective infographic has the power to inform, impress, and influence. As learning tools, infographics can support learning transfer and retention. On top of all that, they are FUN to concoct! You will be introduced to some infographics that work well--and some that do not.
New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model
online to create best practices and share. For example, organisations. Creating firm foundations 25. Data from a sample of 1,681 learners taking part in a Towards Maturity Learning Landscape Audit during 2015. We compared those responding 7, 8 or 9. (47% of sample) with those responding 1, 2 or 3 (20% of the sample). In-Focus. Report. Supported by. coaches.
How To: Creating the Mindflash Example Course
APRIL 6, 2015
Many customers have reached out to Mindflash recently asking how we created our Mindflash Example Courses so we decided to put together a blog post to share the steps we followed. This article will walk you through the best tools to use and the best practices to follow in order to create the best video and audio for your online course. Voice Overs and Screen Captures. Zoom H4n.
Five Tips for Creating Effective Learning Videos
AUGUST 16, 2016
As a former instructional designer, I’m very intrigued by this notion and I’m happy to share with you… Five Tips for Creating Effective Learning Videos. This adds character and authenticity to your content, it allows you to create a personal bond with your viewers and also amplifies you as a recongizable brand.**. What advice do you have for creating more engaging videos?
How to Create Animated.GIFs for Free
AUGUST 9, 2016
Sometimes, it’s easier to create animated.gifs. And here’s an easy way to create them for free. Create Animated.GIFs for Free with Screen2Gif. It’s created by Nicke Manarin , so be sure to give him props or send him a few bucks for his efforts. Play Around with Quality and Recording Size When Creating Animated.GIFs. They’re easy to create.
Creating a Course Community
JUNE 29, 2015
How To Create an Online Community. As I’ve mentioned already, forums are a great (and easy) way to create an online community around your course offering. For example, there are businesses that find the Facebook group feature to be quite useful. Regardless of what you use to create your course community, do understand that it takes time and extra effort to implement.
Workbook: Gamification and Your Enterprise Learning Strategy
within a classroom: examples that we’re all familiar with include flight simulators, or survival. Gamified systems are created in such a way as to capitalize on people’s intrinsic desire to. Because it’s fun, it creates less resistance. Example 2: Ethicon (a J&J company) was looking for a way to increase employee product knowledge to drive sales. Introduction.3 engaging.
5 Easy Steps to Creating Interactive Simulations in Storyline 2
AUGUST 8, 2016
For that reason, today, we’re going to provide five easy steps to help you create engaging, interactive simulations using Storyline 2. You can then choose one of the two pre-formatted ratios mentioned above, or you can create a custom size. In Storyline, there are four basic options from which to select when creating your simulation: Video on a single slide. View mode steps.
Secret to Creating Self-Motivated Learners
JUNE 5, 2014
It can also be a great way to collect examples. When was the last time you got excited about learning something new? Maybe it was the first time you said something in another language or played a song on a musical instrument. Why was this experience exciting? Your learners’ interest in your association’s educational offerings works the same way. Offer what they want. Get them involved.
Scenario example: Chainsaw training!
JUNE 2, 2016
More scenario examples. I’ve set up a scenario design headquarters on my site. In that section, you’ll find more scenario examples , along with a research summary, a link to all scenario posts, and some tips on using Twine , the free editor I used to create the scenario in this post. What’s the best way to teach people to cut down a tree? Spoiler alert!
How to create efficient quizzes?
DECEMBER 6, 2013
This engages the attention and creates reflection throughout the lesson. In that case this should be known to the student , so it doesn’t create pressure but curiosity. Example of an inappropriate question – first and second option are too similar. Example of feedback given after the student completed the question. Students shouldn’t only be listeners. Feedback?
Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program
is often wide: creating better management. can you do with the tools you have to create a. LEARN DISCUSS PROGRESS PRACTICE REVIEW STRUCTURE OF A PROFICIENCY JOURNEY 6 kineo.com email@example.com 312-846-6656 Let’s look at an example. creating around improving feedback. LEARN: TAKE TRAINING: We’ve created some great learning. practical case studies and examples.
Example of Gamification Done Right
NOVEMBER 25, 2015
Done correctly it can really create an enjoyable learning experience. By way of example, consider the popular language learning program Duolingo. In my opinion it is one of the best examples of “gamification done right” Seriously, go see for yourself (it’s free to create an account). By way of example, sentences seem to be randomly generated.
3 Vital Steps For Creating Storyline Game Zen Part II
JUNE 23, 2016
There are many different ways to track and present the amount of tries someone has (or doesn’t have); it is really up to your imagination and the time you are willing to spend creating it. will be walking you through the method to create a simple attempt tracker and how it can be integrated into your Storyline game. In this example, I am giving them three chances.
Check Out This Gamified E-Learning Example
AUGUST 2, 2016
Gamified E-Learning Example. Key Points of Gamified E-Learning Example. Created custom navigation rather than use the default player. Timer based interactivity to create a sense of urgency. One of the best ways to build better elearning is by looking at different examples , deconstruct them, and then apply what you learn to your own courses. Progress indicators.
How to Create Interactive eLearning Simulations in 3 Steps
JULY 22, 2016
In this post, let’s take a glance at what creating a scenario-based training with TalkMaster might look like. For example, you are a bank representative. Create one scene after another – “grow” your tree. Create scenes for feedback. Learn some more advanced tips for creating scenario-based training courses. Step 1. What is it important to ask first? Step 2.
How the right tech tools for your team can power your sales enablement strategy
How to create and drive success. This is especially true for high technology markets -- take software, as an example. EVENT-BASED TRAINING ALONE DOES NOT WORK A classic example of event-based training: The annual sales kickoff meeting. matter of creating an experience that supports and engages salespeople right. Let’s take as an example the n.1 ENABLEMENT? sweep.
How to Create an Interactive Image Template
AUGUST 18, 2015
Interactive Image Example. Here are some tutorials that walk through how I created the zoom in and out effect in this elearning template. Tutorial 2: Create the zoom in and out effect (this is the main tutorial). As a bonus, I used the same image to create a free PowerPoint template. Create additional slides in the template and add the characters. Updated agenda.
4 Excellent Examples of E-learning Courses
AUGUST 17, 2016
In this blog, I would like to share 4 inspiring e-learning courses that’ll help you come up with good ideas to create memorable learning experiences. 1. Well, movie-based learning will help you grab learners’ attention as it creates a deeper neural connection with the content. Scores, count-downs, levels, challenges, sound effects that create a gaming feel. Why we like it!
Creating Smarter Closed Captions in Articulate Storyline
MARCH 11, 2016
Variables to Create. Create A Trigger for Your First Caption. Create a layer for your layout, calling it whatever you feel fits. With your CC layer still selected, create a text object to facilitate your CC text variable. trigger on the base layer that you will create next will tell the layout to automatically show the CC layer if it finds that ToggleCC = True.
How to Create Engaging Video-based eLearning
MAY 8, 2014
An example of this concept in action would be: when television shows ask viewers a multiple choice question before cutting to a commercial break. For example, a medical association could record a screencast of the mouse pointing to different parts of an organ to explain the human anatomy. Another example is showing a walk-through of computer software used for systems training.
Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact
But this doesn’t mean that microlearning is simply about creating 1-minute videos or putting. created equal. Supports multiple content formats to suit various learning needs It should also support microlearning content of various types, including video, Tin Can, SCORM, text or images; which allows you to leverage existing content and create new. Axonify creates a continuous.
Creating Effective Job Aids – Common Mistakes to avoid
AUGUST 20, 2015
As corporate training and eLearning is turning shorter and practical, the importance of job aids to supplement learning is getting highlighted. L & D teams are now emphasizing on creating a coherent learning environment for their employees, by using job aids to complement the courses. Here are a few common mistakes that can, and should be avoided when creating job aids. 1.
Active Learning in the Online Classroom: Examples and Ideas
MARCH 2, 2015
It engages learners into activities that help them clarify, investigate, apply, create and integrate knowledge. Someone recently told me that they heard of an approach where all the boring content delivery lecture material is put online so that more active learning can take place in the classroom. They then asked me if this was the best approach for online learning?
eLearning: Create Icons Instantly with Iconion
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 1, 2014
by AJ Walther Previously I shared some tips for creating your own great looking flat design eLearning. Creating your own icons from scratch is also not terribly difficult. tool for quickly creating and customizing icons for use in eLearning. recurring trend in flat design is the use of simplified icons in lieu of detailed drawings, images, or photos.
How to Create a Leaderboard for eLearning with Google
JANUARY 19, 2016
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
little emphasis on creating an environment in which. She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. Now, what Sue did in our example scenario wasn’t. create their own journey to proficiency, we can create. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR.