Captivate 8 Custom Motion Effect Example
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
I created a Captivate activity with a custom effect using motion and scaling to animate two cars driving away to the horizon. The movement is saved as a custom effect (drive_away) so I can reuse it, as explained by Lieve Weymeis on her blog. The custom effect contains a Left-to-Right movement (which I edited to move up instead of left to right) and a ScaleTo 0.8.
Seven musts for creating effective elearning
Challenge to Learn
FEBRUARY 1, 2016
This article contains seven tips that will help you to create more engaging and effective eLearning modules. The problem is that you will get content heavy “PowerPoint like” courses that are not engaging or effective. It is one of the most difficult things to do, but it is also one of the most effective. D efine a goal and objectives before you start. Tell a story.
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!
What Does Effective Leadership Mean?
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
As a leader, you have likely spent time thinking about the strengths that would make you, or leaders on your team, more effective. How do senior leaders describe the difference in the way the most effective and least effective leaders lead? We then sampled those two groups to include 100 highly creative and 100 highly reactive leaders. Leads by example. Visionary.
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.
Effective Instructional Graphics in eLearning
MAY 22, 2015
We always recommend finding a way to create an image that engages learners and effectively communicates a message. The challenge is, to create effective instructional graphics can be time consuming and costly. So for example, to highlight a specific region on the map, click on it and simply change the color. For example, let’s say we only need 8 layers on the pyramid graphic.
4 Excellent Examples of E-learning Courses
AUGUST 17, 2016
What is the effective way to do this? Scores, count-downs, levels, challenges, sound effects that create a gaming feel. Check out this example of e-learning in action regarding genetic mutations. Please do share your ideas and sample e-learning courses in the Comments section below. Have you been hearing your online courses are having high drop out rates? Why we like it!
3 Engaging Samples of Gamified E-learning Developed in 2016
DECEMBER 27, 2016
In another research study, Traci Sitzmann, professor at the University of Colorado’s Business School, Denver, conducted an experiment on adult students to find out the effectiveness of computer-based simulation games in the span of a year. In this blog, we will highlight three gamified samples developed this year. eLearning Design game based learning gamified e-learning samples
8 Effective Scenario Ideas for Instructional Designers
OCTOBER 16, 2013
Elements of Effective Scenarios. Here are some elements that designers should consider when creating effective scenarios: involves mentally processing and connecting the content presented to the question/task. Here is more research done about the effectiveness of scenarios.). Example in Action: Show a customer that wants to do a bank transaction at the teller window.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
Board, “Shifting an effective manager to an effective. So how effective are your managers at leading and. effective training and support. 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. managers.
Sound Effects in E-learning: Top 8 Sample Music Sites
JANUARY 18, 2017
Many instructional designers add music and/or other sound effects to make their e-learning courses more interesting for learners. So, why don’t we provide background music and/or other sound effects in our e-learning courses ? It is also important to remember, we should add music and/or sound effects only when they enhance the learning experience. Hope you liked this post.
Effective virtual facilitation
OCTOBER 13, 2009
As virtual classes rapidly become de rigueur , the need for an effective virtual facilitation framework accelerates. For example, it could be a simple question like Have you ever met anyone famous? Real-life examples should be used wherever possible. I propose the 5-stage model of e-moderation developed by world-renowned networked learning guru, Gilly Salmon. The Model.
Creating Effective Job Aids – Common Mistakes to avoid
AUGUST 20, 2015
Job aid, as the name suggests, aids the users in completing the job effectively and successfully. For example, job aids are merged into a single bank of online documents without sorting or giving a search option. As corporate training and eLearning is turning shorter and practical, the importance of job aids to supplement learning is getting highlighted.
Is e-learning effective?
Clive on Learning
JUNE 26, 2012
and ' Will e-learning put me out of a job? ', my focus today is on another question that I am frequently asked by l&d people: ‘Is e-learning effective?’ On balance, the evidence would suggest that the medium, the delivery channel, is much less important in determining effectiveness than the learning strategy you choose to address the task in hand (exposition, instruction, guided discovery, exploration, etc.), It is the method that matters when it comes to effectiveness, not the medium. Is e-learning effective? After ' Why is e-learning so unpopular? ’
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
A library of courses is only effective when people are using it, so align the curriculum with. For example, your goal might be to hire and train three new service teams this year. For example, to support objective 1— standardize and ramp up hiring activity to 50 new hires – you might use courses such as. effective. doing to be effective in her role. capital.
5 Good E-learning Examples Created Using Lectora Inspire
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
Lectora Inspire – a rapid authoring tool well-known for its features that enable the effective conversion of text-heavy content into engaging online courses. 1 Let us now look at 5 examples of online courses developed using Lectora Inspire. This technology-enabled self-paced learning sample showcases what Lectora Inspire can do. Sales Process 1. Word Scramble 2.
7 Steps to an Effective Serious Game or Gamification Implementation
JUNE 23, 2015
For example, Johnson & Johnson has integrated Knowledge Guru into employee goals & objectives for the year. Encouragement from senior leadership can be even more effective. For example, Johnson & Johnson was able to identify a specific learning objective that learners were missing as a group, then adjust their overall training to better focus on the weak process step.
3 Tips for Truly Effective Workplace Learning
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
For example, some organizations have found that a short video on key learning content is most effective before a required in-person class. Also, think about providing resources and how-to information to help employees create effective and impactful content. For example, an online course on management and leadership skills can be distributed to everyone in a company’s U.S.
Using Endowed Progress Effect to Motivate Corporate Learners
MAY 18, 2015
A strategic way of creating a suitable ‘push’ for learning is adopting the endowed progress effect. So, the appearance of progress can have a strong effect on achievement of a goal while progress that is not recognized can be demotivating. 2006) titled ‘The Endowed Progress Effect: How Artificial Advancement Increases Effort’ cites the example of a car wash scheme.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
NEXT YEAR" Gather examples of how social interaction, whether online or offline, led to. from YouTube or Pinterest, for example. to working effectively as a learning and development. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. GAP BETWEEN LEARNING AND. PERFORMANCE – BETWEEN. KNOWING AND DOING.
eLearning: Effective Use of Fonts
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 6, 2016
Here's an example of using a serif font for the headline and a sans serif font for the text below. The image below shows a few examples of display fonts. In the image below, notice the first two examples are using a display font that is inappropriate for the content. Here is an example of bad typography. Serif vs. Sans Serif. a logical progression).
Effectiveness of Corporate Learning and Development programs
Your Training Edge
FEBRUARY 20, 2017
Employees get more confident and sure about their work and then they can come up with new ideas and can make effective strategies for the betterment of their corporation. Corporate learning and development help employees to make effective strategies and innovative products that can help them to achieve their goals and targets. Corporate sector is the most growing sector in the world.
5 Simple and Effective eLearning Interactions
OCTOBER 8, 2013
It’s simple and effective to ask people this, and no fancy graphics or programming skill is required to use this interaction. The example below is a sales meter found in the Formulation Type Matters eLearning game we developed for Dow AgroSciences. Why invest in eLearning courses instead of “flat” media like powerpoints and webinars? The interactivity, of course. Summary.
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective eLearning Designers
FEBRUARY 25, 2014
The job of an eLearning Graphic designer is to create user interfaces and user experience design effectively. So, consider using the 7 Habits of Highly Effective eLearning Designers: 1. Brief or quick meetings make it hard to communicate effectively. They may not understand you are being jovial, for example. Good habits help drive successful eLearning courses.
How Effective are Video-Based Training Courses?
JULY 6, 2016
While it’s good that employers provide training for their employees, it doesn’t mean that training is always effective. It’s amazing how the same exact training content is more effective delivered through one method as opposed to another. For example, a video-based training course is…. Spoon-fed or not, video-based learning is more effective than text-based learning.
Here Are Some Cool E-Learning Examples
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
Reviewing elearning examples is a great way to learn. Here are some really nice elearning examples that I’ve seen in the community recently. E-Learning Example: Hero Land. Click to view the elearning example. This is one of the slickest demos I’ve seen in a while and an excellent example of what you can create with the authoring tools. Characters?
Effective Video Training – Breaking it down
APRIL 24, 2012
Brandon Hall, the research firm based out of Delray Beach, FL, polled over 300 training professionals back in 2011 and found the top 2 reasons for using video in training – effectiveness and high engagement. Linear fashion – this example only shows part of the entire content so it’s hard to say if this criterion was actually met. These two concepts seem to go hand in hand.
Improve your lessons: 3 ways to make them more effective
Challenge to Learn
MAY 3, 2016
They will make your lessons and courses more effective and more fun, and any teacher, trainer or coach can do it. This proves to be much more effective. In Easygenerator for example that is built in by default. Do you want to improve your classroom lessons or training? Here are three ways to blend them with e-Learning components. Flip your classroom. Improve retention.
3 practical tips that will make your eLearning course more effective
Challenge to Learn
MARCH 3, 2015
I found that there are three simple things that will make the eLearning courses more effective: Have a clear goal. Here is an example of the result of the tool: 3. e-Learning How to create a more effective elearning course Learning objective maker Learning objectives Tips for a first time eLearning author More and more people with no eLearning background are creating eLearning. I see the result of their work every day. Define proper learning objectives. Do things in the right order. The wrong way to start creating an eLearning course. Here is how you should do it.
How to Create Effective Test Questions
MARCH 15, 2017
If every student answers a question correctly, does that mean your question is too easy, or is it a perfect example of an effective test question? How to Create Effective Tests and Quizzes. But what makes a good test question? Is it meant to challenge a student? Should it stump as many students as possible? The Purpose of a Good Test Question. Comprehension. Application.
The Grail of Effective and Engaging Learning Experiences
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
While there are many dimensions that could be considered, for the sake of simplicity let’s characterize the two important ones as effectiveness of our learning and the engagement of the experience. If we map the space, we see that the lower left is the space of low engagement and low effectiveness. appropriate examples: that show the concepts being applied in context.
Five Tips for Creating Effective Learning Videos
AUGUST 16, 2016
As a result, the expectations for this type of content have risen and video creators are finding it more difficult than ever to ensure that their content is effective and engaging. 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. Is it part of a series? Animations.
Make 2017 the Year of Training Effectiveness
JANUARY 3, 2017
And if you’ve always been a classroom trainer, you might want to look into how digital media can make your efforts more effective in the classroom. The classroom experience should include elements of training that cannot be achieved as effectively via technology. For example, you might be tempted to offer the classroom portion of the course via web conferencing tools.
5 Killer Examples: How To Use Microlearning-Based Training Effectively
APRIL 26, 2016
Here are 5 great examples of using microlearning-based training effectively. How To Use Microlearning-Based Training Effectively. In this article, I will share 5 examples that will highlight how you can use microlearning-based training. These examples feature innovative learning strategies (videos, scenarios, white-board animation, and kinetic text). Background.
How to Convince Higher Ups That “Fun” eLearning Is Good Business
APRIL 2, 2013
We use examples from real projects to help you uncover the best way to meet these challenges in your organization. Here are some examples: An illustrated example. The example below is from the Building Evacuation course we developed for Roche Diagnostics. A photo-driven example. This is Part 2. Sometimes it’s an interactive learning game. Email. Job Title.
3 Articulate Storyline E-learning Samples
OCTOBER 28, 2016
In this blog, we will explore the features that have made this tool a favorite of developers and discuss some sample e-learning courses developed using the articulate storyline tool. Design effective assessments. The articulate storyline tool allows you to create highly interactive and effective assessments which can also provide the right feedback to learners. Other features.