Free eBook: 68 Tips for eLearning Engagement and Interactivity
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 28, 2013
eLearning veterans such as Cammy Bean , Sean Bengry , Tom Bunzel , Paul Clothier , Sarah Gilbert , Amy Jokinen , Amy Leis , Susan O'Connell , Erick Summa , Kevin Siegel and Deborah Thomas provide 68 tips for making sure eLearners are fully engaged. Covered among the tips: Creating engaging content. You can download the free eBook here. Creating an engaging interface. Using interactivity to drive engagement. Using media and visual design effectively. Using games for learning.
Train the Trainer Tips: 7 Truths About Remembering (Free Download)
AUGUST 6, 2013
Our Manager of Instructional Design, Jennifer Bertram , shared four tips for Training The Trainer in a 2011 blog post , and they are a great place to start. Name: Email: Company: instructor led training Learning Research learning transfer Train the Trainer facilitation memory presentation skills train the trainer train the trainer tips Start With Honest Self Assessment.
Free Microlearning Template
JANUARY 17, 2017
Here’s a free microlearning template I created for a workshop on interactive e-learning. Example of Free Microlearning Template. How to Edit the Free Microlearning Template. Download the free microlearning template here. Bonus tip: The template starts with a single card. Look at the free file to see what is triggered by the cue point. Want more cards?
Implementing Gamification? Consider These Tips
JUNE 23, 2015
Here are some tips for implementing gamification. If you’d rather check out an online course on gamification, go to the following link for a ten day free trial at Lynda.com. Align. Align game and gamification tools, methods and content with curriculum content objectives. You should always be able to tie your gamification activities directly to learning outcomes. Inform. Prepare.
Free Flip Card Interaction
OCTOBER 18, 2016
View tutorial to learn how to create and customize the free flip card interaction. Download file for the free flip card interaction. For this free flip card interaction I created the cards with a Selected State. In essence, the Selected State of an object is like a light switch that can be turned on and off. Free download. Free E-Learning Resources. above.
Top 5 Free Screen Recording Tools for Mac and Windows
OCTOBER 6, 2016
Luckily, there are some good free apps for both Windows and Mac that incorporate most of these features. Besides, not all of them have a paid version, which means you will be free of constant reminders to upgrade for a small fee, which is definitely a plus. iSpring Free Cam. The post Top 5 Free Screen Recording Tools for Mac and Windows appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
Free e-Learning books
NOVEMBER 14, 2010
These tips are from senior managers and training professionals from major corporations around the world. That’s where this free 46-page ebook by Tom Kuhlmann comes in. 65 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your e-Learning Budget - eLearning Guild In this eBook you will find: 65 Tips for Getting the Most out of Your e-Learning Budget Article - Do More With Less by Marcia L.
How to Compete with FREE eLearning
APRIL 9, 2014
Everyone loves free. Free coffee, free Wi-Fi, just about anything “free” is good, right? And if your association has plans to sell your next online course or webinar, you might not be too excited to hear your competitor is offering a similar product for free. How can you possibly compete with free? Bonus tip! Not necessarily. Are these people crazy!?
7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures
JUNE 14, 2016
Check out 7 tips for creating video lectures on how to put together text, visuals and audio for the ultimate video lecturing experience. With the vast array of free and paid software solutions for creating recording tutorials, screencasts and video lectures, it’s easy to get out of your depth and start making the wrong choices. Audio tips. Now, back to general tech tips.
eLearning & PowerPoint: A Great FREE Resource
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 7, 2011
by AJ George. I've talked a lot about where to get free stock photos , about how to manipulate stock photos , and tips for creating your own graphics. Somehow, in the midst of all that, I remained in the dark about what is probably the best free resource I've come across in a while. Easy, fast, looks nice, FREE. This could prove quite labor intensive.
Management Tips from Pixar Animation
JUNE 8, 2015
Fear not, most of the real people management tips come from Ed Catmull and not Steve. In the end, this book “gets the story right”, which was an important mantra of the leaders of Pixar. The post Management Tips from Pixar Animation appeared first on Web Courseworks. Disney/Pixar Animation post upon Steve Jobs passing. Creativity, Inc. good note is timely.
Free eLearning Templates
DECEMBER 5, 2012
Are you looking for some free eLearning templates? Once you create a free user account, you’ll have access to download any free templates that we release. Here is a list of the free templates that we currently offer: Cutout People Images. More to come… Access the free eLearning templates. Well, we can help with that. Cutout People Videos.
How to Create Animated.GIFs for Free
AUGUST 9, 2016
And here’s an easy way to create them for free. Create Animated.GIFs for Free with Screen2Gif. Screen2Gif is a free open source application available here for download. And now you can do it for free. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. Free E-Learning Resources. SOLD OUT.
6 Responsive eLearning Design Tips for Adobe Captivate 8
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Here are six responsive eLearning design tips: #1 Define and Set Your Three Breakpoints. Here is a fun tip. They make awesome tips that are important with respect to creating responsive eLearning content. You should get familiar with the following resources: Free Storyboard Template: Free Responsive Instructional Design Storyboard Template. Ready to learn more?
Free PowerPoint Template: Conversation Interaction
JULY 21, 2015
Here’s a free PowerPoint template I built for a recent workshop. This free template could be used as a way to share manager/employee information or perhaps as an FAQ interaction. In either case it’s free for you to use as you wish. Click here to see the free template demo. How to Edit the Free PowerPoint Template. Free E-learning Resources.
Over 60 Free Stock Images
JULY 14, 2015
Now that Microsoft’s quit providing free clip art and free stock images many of you are scrambling to get hold of free resources to use for your elearning and training development. Download Free Stock Images. In a previous post I shared 45 free stock images via the Unsplash site. In today’s post I’m going to share how to get 68 free stock images via Creative Tail.
Engagement Tips from Learning Solutions Thought Leaders
JANUARY 18, 2016
To that end, they have recently put out a free e-book full of brilliant advice from 39 well-known figures in eLearning industry, many of which are speakers at the upcoming 2016 Learning Solutions Conference & Expo. In support of the Guild’s impressive free resource, we decided to take a look at a few of the gems contained within and offer our own perspective.
Top Instructional Design Tips
OCTOBER 20, 2015
At a recent workshop I was asked to put together a post with some of my top instructional design tips. Of course, over the past 8 years most of the posts are littered with various tips related to instructional design. If there’s a single best tip it’s that the course content needs to be relevant to the learner’s needs. Instructional Design Tips.
Free PowerPoint Template: Circle Lift
JULY 28, 2015
Here’s another free PowerPoint template that you’re free to use in your online training courses. The free template is structure to slide up and down as you navigate. See the Free PowerPoint Template in Action. Below is an example of the free PowerPoint template without any content in it. Download the Free Template. Free E-learning Resources.
5 Content Troubleshooting Tips for Instructional Designers
OCTOBER 8, 2014
Take a tip from Brother Dan Frazee, as I recently did: go to a site like Thinkstock.com and enter in “infographic” for the search. This saves space. • Pop-ups or clickable tips allow you to embed key content on the page, but not have it taking up the whole page. Slide-out windows can contain activities, decisions, helpful tips, or feedback. Still no ideas? activities.
Top PowerPoint Tips
DECEMBER 8, 2014
And of course a lot of the negativity surrounding PowerPoint comes not from the tool, but instead from sitting through tedious PowerPoint-driven lectures and presentations. I was asked recently about my favorite PowerPoint tips and tricks. PowerPoint Tip 1: Step Away from the PowerPoint Template. PowerPoint Tip 2: Control Layers with the Selection Pane. My advice? Easy as that.
6 Tips To Improve Customer Service With Online Training
MAY 13, 2016
Learn how a learning management system can help: start now your Docebo free trial! START A FREE TRIAL. The post 6 Tips To Improve Customer Service With Online Training appeared first on Docebo. How To Improve Customer Service With Online Training. The quality of your customer service has the potential to make or break your business. Develop simulations to build service skills.
52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning
DECEMBER 15, 2016
That’s why I decided to ask the leading eLearning industry experts to share their single best tip for creating engaging learning. Check out the tips below. I’ve even compiled it all into a FREE eBook that you can download here. My tip for making eLearning more engaging is to use video scenarios. Have your own tip, share it in the comments below. Ready?
Over 30 Free PowerPoint & E-Learning Templates
SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
To help you out, I compiled an assortment of free templates that you may have missed the past few weeks. There are 16 free PowerPoint templates and 15 free Storyline templates. And if you’re on that side of the planet where summer’s long gone, you can still take advantage of the free templates. Free PowerPoint Templates. Free Storyline Templates.
7 Tips for Your LMS RFP Selection Process, and Free RFP Template
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
To make things a little easier, we have compiled everything you need to know to select an LMS, with tips on the process of creating an RFP. We know that with over 300 options to choose from, selecting an LMS can be a tad bit daunting. It''s a timely process that requires a lot of deep thinking and hard work. lms market
Free PowerPoint Template: Tabs Interaction
DECEMBER 22, 2015
Following is the free PowerPoint template and the corresponding Storyline version. Free Interactive Tabs Template. Click here to download the free template. Free PowerPoint Template. Click here to download the free PowerPoint templates. Production Tips. usually get questions on how to edit the free templates and make them interactive.
Instructional Design Tip: How to Simplify Instruction
OCTOBER 4, 2016
This instructional design tip focuses on how to simplify and chunk content in complex training courses. Instructional Design Tip: Break Your Content into Chunks. Instructional Design Tip: Get to Know Your Learners. A few years ago I had to design training for machine operators in a complex production environment. Instructional Design Tip: Identify the Discomfort.
Free People Icons for E-Learning
JULY 7, 2015
Free people icons are great when they’re truly free to use for commercial courses. And who doesn’t like them, especially now that Microsoft no longer offers free clip art ? Here’s a list of some free icons. only link to the ones that are free for commercial use. Kameleon Free People Icons. Customizable Free People Icons. Nice flat people icons.
Hundreds of Free Resources to Build Your E-learning Courses
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Free resources always come in handy when building courses or slide presentations. At most of my workshops we take a few minutes to share different free resources people use. At this point, I find that there’s not a lot of new free resources being added. Most of the resources are free. Free downloads. Free ebooks. Free Resources: Icons. link].
Free eBook: Tips For Marketing Your eLearning Initiative
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014
Trump the Usage Slump: Tips for Marketing Your eLearning Initiative ” is our fourth ebook in our series dedicated to building a successful elearning program. Download your free copy of “Trump the Usage Slump: Tips for Marketing Your eLearning Initiative” and get your employees excited about learning at your company! One of the most common frustrations we hear from prospective customers is a lack of interest from employees in training and development programs. Other topics covered include: Creating objectives connected to employee benefits. Branding your initiative.
The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS!
APRIL 29, 2010
Add to it the fact that its open source which makes it free to use, has made it very popular. But is Moodle or any other open source LMS (there are a few good ones like the ones mentioned here ) really free? Though they may be free at a tangible expense level, they do carry a cost which the organization implementing the LMS should be aware and careful of. Well this seems free.
Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Here are 7 tips and tricks for creating microlearning materials for your bite-sized eLearning program: 1. If you want to see more about our solution, launching a free trial is just a few clicks away. The post Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning appeared first on Docebo. How You Can Deliver Highly Effective Courses Through Bite-Sized eLearning.
Here Are 17 Places to Get Free Templates for E-Learning
JULY 26, 2016
As you know, the Articulate community regularly shares all sorts of free downloads. We have elearning templates , free PowerPoint templates , graphics , and all other sorts of free assets that can be used for your elearning courses. Also, you are free to use them for your projects without attribution. Get free templates here. Get free templates here.
8 eLearning Quiz Design Tips
APRIL 1, 2016
Push beyond “form” to “free form” design. There are two basic design frameworks for quiz designs: form and free-form. At its core, a good free-form quizzing tool will allow you to do 5 things: Customize the backgrounds of the slide. For this design, Jackie used the Storyline text entry method for the core functionality of this free-form quiz in the “Spell it here” box. 2.