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. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning Strategy authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design instructional design storylineIn Articulate Storyline this is achieved […].
eLearning Adoption at NRMA
B Online Learning
OCTOBER 28, 2015
One of the great joys of my role here at B Online Learning, is when I get to work with individuals, groups or companies who are starting an eLearning journey and my role is to help them start. With so many projects or business change initiatives the first step is the hardest part, it contains […].
Thoughts on Learning Design Strategy
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
At the DevLearn conference, I ran a Morning Buzz on Learning Design Strategy. I started with a set of questions to address, so I’ll go through their comments in roughly that order (though we didn’t exactly follow this structure): What is learning design strategy? These are all elements that indeed contribute to strategy. The other was for tools.
SEPTEMBER 14, 2009
This is either in terms of specific needs, e.g., improve customer satisfaction, or as part of an overall eLearning strategy. I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Predicting Needs The starting point for an eLearning Strategy is predicting needs.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
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. Secret 3: Create Your Own Performance Support Tools. foundational content from OTS elearning and additional training that speaks specifically to. diagnostic tool. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success.
Learning Strategy Issues
DECEMBER 7, 2016
One presentation was on collaborating to produce an elearning course on sleeping better, with the presenter’s firm demonstrating expertise in elearning, while the other firm had the subject matter expertise on sleep health. A second presentation was on providing tools to trainers to devolve content development locally, addressing a problem with centrally-developed content. And we were using a tool (sli.do) to collect and rank questions. The strategy depends on where the organization is to begin with, but there are systematic principles to guide progress.
Using storytelling in e-learning: An e-learning strategy
FEBRUARY 4, 2014
Animated stories: With the advent of modern tools to create animations, 2D and 3D figures can come alive on a variety of learner devices – PCs, laptops, mobiles and tablets. Blog e-Learning New Ideas Research Tools & Technologies Corporate Learning elearning strategy Game-based learning storytelling storytelling in e-learning
Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come
MAY 12, 2015
As more organizations and associations embrace rapid eLearning development to keep pace with new products and services, evolving business needs, and industry and government regulations, the need for distributed authoring solutions that enable collaborative, team-based development continues to grow. Why should firms care about web-based authoring tools? Individual authoring tools (e.g.,
Open Source eLearning Tools
OCTOBER 13, 2010
I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile. Beyond that, probably the best thing to do is to use eLearning Learning to go through it’s open source eLearning and open source eLearning Tools.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
THE TOOLS THAT’LL HELP PEOPLE. don’t want to learn from formal elearning. a tool to help employees in their job. In our everyday lives, we use the tools. how to use the tools that’ll provide them. if and when they require the knowledge, at the point of need – or even better, produce tools that people can use to. included game-based elearning. about.
SA Water & B Online Learning Win LearnX Platinum for eLearning Adoption
B Online Learning
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
In this post find out the challenges faced by SA Water learning and development and how B Online Learning provided a solution using LearnFlex LMS and developing content with Articulate Storyline that led to a 2016 LearnX Platinum Award for Best eLearning Adoption. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy LearnFlex Tips Learning Management System authoring tools design elearning eLearning course design instructional design LearnFlex learning management system storyline2
eLearning Strategies: Creating Employee Development Training
SEPTEMBER 29, 2014
Here are some eLearning strategies to create impactful employee development training – with the aim of making learning interesting as well as effective. However, they are also a powerful tool to engage learners and can be utilized well in employee development training as well. Personalized learning: Finally, it is not wise to assume the one-size-fits-all strategy.
Micro-Learning as a Workplace Learning Strategy
APRIL 27, 2015
It is critical not only understand the drivers behind this sudden surge but also how it can be implemented in workplace learning strategy. Organizations, in a bid to make learning accessible and digestible, are trying to include micro-learning as a part of their workplace learning design strategy. Feedback discussions can be a part of an organization’s micro-learning strategy.
10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning
JUNE 21, 2016
There are a multitude of interaction methods in an eLearning environment to promote social learning. But which strategy is the most effective? Before we talk about the best techniques to aid your eLearners to learn socially, as in Social Learning – a pretty big buzzword these days, let us explain one simple fact. eLearning elearning social learning
Do You Have a Mobile Learning Strategy?
JUNE 15, 2016
Many organizations have an elearning strategy, but do they have one for mobile learning? The rise of mobile technology has made elearning professionals re-think how we view elearning. What was once considered to be a part of elearning has now grown into its own industry. There are now tools and techniques specific to the mobile learning market.
Different Ways to Assess Learners Online
B Online Learning
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
Before I decide on an assessment strategy, I always ask myself the ‘big’ questions during the […]. There are many different ways to assess your learners in an online setting. Most of us have included quizzes or other tests in our online modules as this is a convenient way to track knowledge especially via an LMS.
When Should You Use Video in eLearning?
OCTOBER 19, 2016
And, videos make a great addition to eLearning courses. First things first, don’t include a video just to add some pizazz to your eLearning course. If you’re drafting a video script and realize it’s about 10 minutes in length: re-evaluate the strategy. Are the tools in place to update videos as needed? The post When Should You Use Video in eLearning?
LMS: Strategy or Tool?
MARCH 18, 2010
LMS is a fairly common and used (or over-used) phrase in eLearning parlance and means, primarily a software system that allows customers to do a few or many things when it comes to adopting eLearning as a part of the overall Learning strategy. Also, one of the questions I have been trying to answer for myself is – Should the LMS be sold as a tool or a strategy?
5 Benefits of Implementing a Template Strategy
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
In January of 2013 I started with eLearning Brothers as their template library manager. eLearning Brothers has one of the largest and best eLearning template libraries out there ranging from people picture graphics to games natively built within almost every major eLearning tool. It is a free online tool to store snippets of any kind of code. Conclusion.
Creating an e-learning strategy that works
APRIL 21, 2015
Rather, it should be developing an e-learning strategy. An e-learning strategy can be and should be used in whatever industry or market. Need a strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. What constitutes a strategy? If you look on the internet, a strategy is a very long and extensive document with specific headers for whatever type it might be (marketing for example) and always seems to require a lot of pages, even if you use a template. Right there, you devised a strategy. Education?
Applying the Modality Principle in eLearning
B Online Learning
JULY 15, 2014
In a recent eLearning workshop, I was asked if it was really worthwhile using audio in our online modules. It reminded me of the Modality Principle that I had read about in Clark and Mayer’s eLearning and the Science of Instruction. […]. The person who asked the question had previous negative experiences where audio was used.
The 12 Days of eLearning
DECEMBER 14, 2015
12 Lectoras Inspiring – This was the year that the eLearning industry was taken by storm and witnessed a powerful partnership as Trivantis incorporated our template library and cutout people images into the Lectora Inspire 12 feature set. Every user who purchases Lectora Inspire gains instant access to our eLearning templates, interactions, games, and more through the Inspire product.
Case Study: Using templates to make eLearning development easier
B Online Learning
JULY 22, 2015
Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design rapid authoring tools storylineGulp. B Online Learning recently went through this process when we were selected by NSW Health to be the sole developer for […].
eLearning Predictions 2015
JANUARY 14, 2015
The arrival of a new year means we have new eLearning predictions to reveal! Before we unpack all five of our latest industry predictions, I want to take a moment to recap our past eLearning predictions from 2013 and 2014. What all that said, here are our eLearning predictions for 2015. Moreover, these tools create an avenue for better patient (or end-user) education as well.
Webinar on Integrating Raptivity with other eLearning Tools
JUNE 2, 2016
Integration of two or more tools gives us the benefit to reach and explore more options in our eLearning needs. In this webinar, we would like to showcase how to integrate Raptivity interactions with other eLearning tools. We have seen many Raptivity users use the interactions with other authoring tools to make their courses interactive.
Managing eLearning: Fall Webinar Series
AUGUST 11, 2016
Web Courseworks is proud to present our Managing eLearning Fall Thought Leaders Series. The guests that we bring in to speak are leaders in the eLearning industry and come from a variety of backgrounds. Flexibility – Having the web as your work space means you can work on eLearning anytime, anywhere, on any device. Who’s talking: Connie Malamed, eLearning Coach.
5 Common eLearning Myths Debunked
FEBRUARY 3, 2015
I’ve heard a few eLearning myths in my time, some are plausible and some are outrageous. One thing I do know is that technology is advancing and eLearning is getting better all the time. Here are five eLearning myths debunked: 1. “I Can Get All of My eLearning Assets Using Stock Image Websites.” What eLearning myths do you see or hear?
7 Strategies to Facilitate “Working Out Loud”
JULY 6, 2015
Apart from anything, working out loud is a valuable self-reflection and learning tool. Sahana’s work cuts across performance consulting, workplace learning strategies from formal to informal and social learning, knowledge management methodologies and adult learning principles. The post 7 Strategies to Facilitate “Working Out Loud” appeared first on Learnnovators.
eLearning Content And Social Media
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
In eLearning, it is said that you have 8 seconds to engage your learners before they move away from your content. You want your eLearners to stay with you much more than 8 seconds and be engaged by your social media marketing (SMM) content. You will want to use an advanced strategy in your SMM based on real world facts. How Can You Use Twitter for eLearning?
Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
How You Can Deliver Highly Effective Courses Through Bite-Sized eLearning. But how can eLearning professionals provide them with the bite-sized bits of eLearning they need to achieve their goals, especially when working on a tight eLearning budget? Here are 7 tips and tricks for creating microlearning materials for your bite-sized eLearning program: 1.
How to Make Sticky eLearning Content
JANUARY 8, 2015
After all the many hours of eLearning content development and design we have done as eLearning professionals, the most important objective is to ensure our learners retain and apply what they’ve learned to memory. In this post, I want go over the Forgetting Curve, how it applies to your eLearning courses, and give some ideas to create sticky eLearning content.
Weight Control Strategies for Learning and Development
OCTOBER 9, 2014
A friend of mine, an Oxford-educated mathematician, had a smart strategy to succeed in university. Assessments are an important part of learning and development strategies. Consequently, learning strategies can benefit from providing exams with different weightings. This seems logical and self-evident. Did you fail the first exam? Don’t despair!
3 ways Custom Elearning can Improve Retail Sales Training
APRIL 5, 2016
Custom elearning development, when implemented effectively, is a powerful tool for retail sales managers looking to develop highly trained sales staff. Outsourcing your training to an elearning development company enables your business to establish a cost-effective, results driven training program. Here are 3 ways, custom elearning can improve your retail sales training: 1.
Pedagogy in Game-Based Learning – Tips to align ID strategies in Learning Games
OCTOBER 28, 2014
The game also has a set of tools that enable the learner to perform during the game. These tools include devices like instruments, special effects and so on. While most game developers are experts in creating the above components, instructional strategies also have to be applied while creating the different levels and components of a learning game. Explore. Explain. Elaborate.
ACSP & BOL awarded LearnX Gold for Best eLearning Adopter
B Online Learning
APRIL 19, 2015
We are pleased to announce the Australasian College of Sports College (ACSP) along with B Online Learning (BOL) have won a GOLD LearnX Impact Award 2015 for Best eLearning Adopter. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy LearnFlex Tips Learning Management System authoring tools design elearning eLearning content eLearning course design eLearning strategy instructional design LearnFlex learning management system Training and employment in this […].
Social Learning Cannot Be A Bolt-On Strategy
MAY 18, 2015
“ I’m arguing that something much bigger is happening than the application collaborative tools within the enterprise – it’s a profound transformation of the enterprise as we know it. ” Don Tapscott (italics mine). An organization cannot bolt on social learning just as it cannot bolt on a few Facebook and Twitter-like tools and call itself a social business. ” ([link].