Mon.Jul 11, 2011

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Marc My Words: Back to Basics – When Training Is Not the Answer by Marc J. Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

We know that training is only one solution to performance problems, and that there are several others. So why always fall back on “build a course to fix it” as the default solution? Here’s an aid to help with that particular performance problem, and there’s no course required. Design Strategies Instructional Design

How Social Media Has Changed Learning: A Few Answers Via Tweet Chat

Mindflash

Each week, a group of learning professionals gathers for at Tweet chat called #lrnchat to discuss issues and ideas in the workplace learning space. I try to join the sessions as often as I can because it keeps me in tune with what forward-thinking individuals are doing in training, e-learning, and instructional design. These weekly chats are a major part of how I learn. Last week was no exception.

Staying Sharp with Video Games

Kapp Notes

In an interesting study, a slightly older group of 40 non-gamer adults in the Forty Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, community, with an average age of 69, was randomly divided into two groups. The lucky group was asked to play the real-time strategy game, Rise of Nations Gold Edition (RON). RON combines the speed of real-time gaming and the complexity of turnbased strategy games. Source: Basak, C.,

Captivate Templates

eLearning Brothers

Announcing…Captivate 5 Templates! Use our Captivate screen layouts and master slides to quickly build stunning online content. These Captivate Templates are a perfect addition to your eLearning toolbox. Use theme over and over again in many courses. Our goal is to provide templates that help you with the visual design or your courses. Screen Layouts. There are 100 unique screen layouts.

[New eBook] The 3 Stages of Customer Training Development

Want to expand your training efforts? You’ll often see success by starting small and growing your program in a sustainable way. Download the eBook to learn more.

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Is your eLearning Racing in Circles?

Adobe Captivate

I’ve been thinking a lot this week about the nature of business, eLearning and the deceptive influence of speed. Riddle me this… One man starts at the beginning and drives 200 miles and 200 miles per hour and when he stops at his destination he exits the vehicle to find he’s arrived at exactly the [.]. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite eLearning this week Rapid Authoring Partridge PowerPoint rapid elearning

“Summer School”

Jay Cross

Via LinkedIn Groups. Group: Chief Learning Officer magazine. Subject: Time to Go Back to School Virtually (For Free!). Dear Chief Learning Officer LinkedIn Group Member, The 2011 HCM Summer School event is one week away! Join Chief Learning Officer, Diversity Executive and Talent Management magazines on July 19-20 for this FREE event, which starts both days at 9:15 a.m. Eastern time. Internet Time Alliance is leading the concluding session on Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at 3:45 PM EDT. Our topic is whatever you want it to be. Ask a question. eid=679&seid=934& code=linkedin071111 .

Unique compliance training requirement- score and enforce

Adobe Captivate

Recently there was a unique quiz usecase discussed on our Facebook page, where the trainer wanted to create a slightly different compliance or mandatory training course. The requirement was that for each question, the answer selected by the participant in the first attempt would be used for scoring. But they also wanted to ensure that [.]. How do I. Under the hood Adobe Captivate compliance training Quiz rapid elearning authoring tools

7 Ways to Increase Your BrainPower

KnowledgeStar

Sean McCool (yes that’s his real name) from AWAI had a number – 7 actually - tips for improving your BrainPower. I’ve been adding all 7 into my routine and find they REALLY do help make me a better, more productive thinker. So I’m passing them on … 1. Engage Yourself in Regular Exercise [.]. Brain

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.

Linking Customized Feedback Screens for Each Option in Multiple Choice Questions

Adobe Captivate

Sometimes when we are creating quizzes, we come across requirements like linking a remedial screen to the question screens, or branch out the course based on learner’s response. In such cases, we need a solution where based on the option selected on a multiple choice question, the learner is directed to a customized feedback screen. [.]. How do I. Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 Feedback Quiz

Micro-Scenarios and Interactive Stories - List of References

Vignettes Learning

This is listing of Micro-Scenarios and Interactive Stories - List of References and More Examples 1. Asking for a Rais e Ray Jimenez, PhD 3Minute Worlds - Learning Community Social Learning, Work and Performance 3Minute eLearning Games "Helping Learners Learn Their Way" Ray Jimenez, PhD Author "3-Minute e-Learning" www.vignettestraining.com

Unique complaince training requirement- score and enforce

Adobe Captivate

Recently there was a unique quiz usecase discussed on our Facebook page, where the trainer wanted to create a slightly different compliance or mandatory training course. The requirement was that for each question, the answer selected by the participant in the first attempt would be used for scoring. But they also wanted to ensure that [.]. How do I. Under the hood Adobe Captivate compliance training Quiz rapid elearning authoring tools