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.
How To Create Successful Infographics?
JULY 27, 2014
However, creating an infographic is not a random process. You must have a clear objective as to why you are going to create this infographic. Create your infographic. Now that you’re ready to go, just set about creating the infographic. Infographics, as the name suggests- is information conveyed in the form of graphical images. But learning is inevitable. But boom!
Not All Micro-Learning is Created Equal
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
The post Not All Micro-Learning is Created Equal appeared first on ej4. Einstein once said that any idea “should be as simple as possible—and no more.” He realized that simplicity was a good thing, but like any good thing, there can sometimes be too much of it. The same advice applies to the trend of micro-learning. The slogan behind micro-learning endeavors are “shorter is better.”
Tips for Creating Scenario Based Learning
MARCH 31, 2015
These ‘scenarios’ or ‘situations’ are created to mimic typical, real experiences that a given employee would have on a day of his/her job. However, for that to happen, instructional designers must be able to create scenarios that are a relevant and successful blend of the different factors that can trigger such critical thinking and decision making. Write down the learning outcome.
4 Smart Ways to Create mLearning
This high-energy session looks at four smart approaches for creating effective mobile learning. 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. Learn about different examples of mobile learning and which authoring tool is right for you
7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures
JUNE 14, 2016
Create engaging educational videos with no hassle or specific training? Check out 7 tips for creating video lectures on how to put together text, visuals and audio for the ultimate video lecturing experience. Creating video lectures these days is a piece of cake. The post 7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Audio tips.
3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning – Part 3
MAY 31, 2016
This is the last post in the series on ‘3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning’ In previous posts I talked about Purpose and Motivation (here are part 1 and part 2). Upside Learning Creating Engaging eLearning Engaging eLearningIn this post I would like to talk about Interactivity. think Interactivity is the most hyped element in eLearning. It […].
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.
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.
Storyboarding for eLearning
Storyboarding is a very important step for creating eLearning courses. But don’t you feel it’s a waste of time to start creating the courses from scratch and copy-paste text and other objects from the storyboard to the eLearning tool for course development
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. Include interactivity.
3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning – Part 1
MAY 4, 2016
And more importantly how do you go about creating eLearning that is not […]. eLearning Creating Engaging eLearning Engaging eLearningEngaging eLearning! Now, that’s a term that’s quite pervasive these days. Every custom eLearning development vendor claims to make engaging eLearning. But do we know what engaging eLearning really is? What attributes it needs to exhibit to qualify for being engaging eLearning?
Easygenerator launches free tool for creating learning objectives
Challenge to Learn
JANUARY 28, 2015
At Easygenerator (the e-learning software company) we not only try to deliver a state of the art e-learning authoring tool, but we also try to help people in creating better and more effective e-learning as well. We do free Q&A session, have online courses on how to create proper e-learning and now we have the Learning Objective maker. Learning objective maker.
Secret to Creating Self-Motivated Learners
JUNE 5, 2014
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? Chances are it was something you wanted to learn and you started off with small, but meaningful learning goals that were great personal achievements. Offer what they want. Tweet This!
Just-in-place learning for a Mobile Workforce
Adobe eLearning Evangelist, to learn how to create location-aware courses. Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh, Sr. You will learn how to utilize the GPS capabilities of mobile devices to deliver timely, location-aware content to learners using Adobe Captivate 8
Creating Engaging Online Learning
JULY 15, 2013
Online learning comes in two general forms: synchronous and asynchronous. Synchronous online learning happens when several individuals (learners) are communicating or interacting with each other at the same time. This often happens online with a webinar. An online chat room [.]. eLearning PowerPoint rapid learning raptivity
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. Instructional designers and eLearning course creators can derive meaning from complex data and take relevant actions to create more effective learning experiences, by making judicious use of learning analytics. Well, yes.
Tips for Creating Better ELearning
JUNE 4, 2014
Truth is, creating effective elearning can all be traced back to one thing: learner engagement. Any instructional designer will tell you that they are always looking for ways to make their elearning more effective. There is a lot of theory out there regarding the best ways to accomplish this, often times making the entire process seem rather complicated. Reference: DigitalChalk.
3 Key Things to do for Creating Engaging eLearning – Part 2
MAY 19, 2016
This is part 2 of a 3 part blog series on creating engaging eLearning. eLearning Creating Engaging eLearning Engaging eLearningIn part 1 , I talked of Purpose. In this part I’ll be discussing about Motivation. If you have spent time watching kids, you must have observed that most things fascinate them. They have a high level of curiosity that drives […].
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. Seven Simple Secrets to. You’re.
Creating Immersive Learning Solutions for Industrial Technical Training
JULY 22, 2015
By that we mean the delivery of an output that can create or leave an ever-lasting impact on the customer. For, understanding technical concepts can work wonders in creating a powerful and relevant customer engagement…. Create and standardize templates and style guides which can be leveraged to provide consistent output and deliverables to the customer. Let’s come to water.
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. Regardless of what you use to create your course community, do understand that it takes time and extra effort to implement. Taking an online course can be a little lonely. There are other options as well. elearning
Create Engaging Multi-Device ELearning
JUNE 20, 2016
When you create an elearning course it needs to be accessible from a variety of devices. As you create your course content you should be continually testing across these different devices. Remember, there is not “one best way” for creating engaging content. The first of these is pretty self-explanatory. You could use gamification methods. Various kinds of media.
7 Best Practices to Create e-Learning Courses For Digital Immigrants
AUGUST 31, 2016
By Guest Blogger Christopher Pappas / @cpappas. eLearning Course Design Christopher Pappas
Workbook: Gamification and Your Enterprise Learning Strategy
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. When gamifi cation is used to create team-learning activities, it fosters social interac- tion and creates a sense of belonging and importance to the team and the organization. create a vibrant, forward-thinking corporate culture.
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. Students shouldn’t only be listeners. They should also interact with learning content. Quiz is one of the possible interactions that gives great results for long-term knowledge. Where does the quiz belong?
7 Ways to Create Engaging eLearning Using Articulate Storyline
B Online Learning
JUNE 9, 2015
Take a look at these suggestions to create engaging eLearning from the Articulate community. 1. Personalise the Learning Experience A really simple but effective way to personalise the learning experience and engage learners is to capture a learner’s name, then reference their name as they progress through the course. In Articulate Storyline this is achieved […].
How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
However, the learning pundits and the instructional designers constantly innovate to create a perfect blend of the best of various learning modalities. The intent is to create an experiential , and engaging learning environment. It has opened many doors and has offered many fantastic options to blend the learning approaches and create a comprehensive learning experience.
How to Create Engaging Video-based eLearning
MAY 8, 2014
For more tips on creating effective, straightforward eLearning that learners will love, I suggest reading our recent blog post, Simplify Your Learning: 5 Tips for Slimming Down. 5) Incorporate B-roll. “B-roll” is the supplemental or alternative footage intercut with the main feature or A-roll. Visuals are processed 60,000 times faster in the brain than text. Share this on Facebook.
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. creating around improving feedback. LEARN: TAKE TRAINING: We’ve created some great learning. is well-documented, we’ve created. event to journey Create a structured journey from. Create support and guidance for the. the market has gone through the roof. We now.
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.
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. 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! During this class you will explore visual communication basics and design principles as well as traditional infographic categories and when to use each.
Creating a Culture of Continuous Learning
JULY 21, 2016
The post Creating a Culture of Continuous Learning appeared first on Gyrus. In the ever-changing climate of business, it is vital that organizational members are able to adapt to their surroundings. At the end of the day, it is the experience of ourselves and our colleagues that make the difference between industry acceptance and being just another small fish in the industry pond.
Create a Branching Scenario in Microsoft PowerPoint
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
They're also fairly easy to create! If you're going to create something akin to the Choose Your Own Adventure book series of yesteryear (hopefully, with a lot less untimely demises), you should get your charting skills ready. Ensure that each path you've created yields the expected outcome. Storyboard it Out. Think of it like this. The Don't worry!
Whitepaper: When The LMS Isn’t Enough
9The Axonify Continuous Learning Cycle creates a continuous learning ecosystem that. existing LMS and classroom investments to create a tangible impact on job performance. We do this by creating a learning experience that leverages the perfect combination. create a vibrant, forward-thinking corporate culture. The LMS is running out of gas.3 Turbocharge your LMS.6 level.
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.
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.
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?
Learning and Working on the Web
OCTOBER 27, 2015
Recently, Tanmay Vor a created a visual description of learning and leadership, based on an article by Kenneth Mikkelsen and me. When we create content and publish it in an open form, we invite opportunities to further contextualize it, seeing it from different perspectives. The network enables us to co-create new context and add meaning. Here is Tanmay’s infographic.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
little emphasis on creating an environment in which. create their own journey to proficiency, we can create. transfer back to the job—and ultimately to create. Create a structured journey from ‘engage’ to ‘assess’ for your managers to follow. Create support and guidance for the managers of learners so they can become part of the development plan. managers.