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The best of March 2016 – in pictures

Jane Hart

Social learning

Power Up Pictures with PowerPoint

360 Training

A picture is worth a thousand words. What pictures are you using in your course ? To use PowerPoint as your image formatting tool, start by adjusting the dimensions of the PowerPoint deck so that the output perfectly fits the position you intend to put the pictures onscreen. Imagine that you have taken a picture from your smartphone that you plan to use in your training.

PowerPoint 2010: Turn Off Picture Compression

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  Here is how to turn off picture compression: In PowerPoint, choose  File > Options  to open the PowerPoint Options dialog box. by AJ George  You may not realize it but PowerPoint is lowering the quality of the images in your presentations. By default, PowerPoint is set to compress the images in your files. In Select the  Advanced  category.

ASTD TechKnowledge Wrap Up in Pictures #ASTDTK12

Learning Visions

Here are some other highlights of the conference, in pictures: Talking authoring tools and HTML5 at TK Chat with Dave Anderson of Articulate, Patrick Krekelberg of Allen Interactions, Thomas Toth and Judy Unrein. Perhaps a picture of the way things will be? Crazy, I know.). know my brain was full but invigorated! live blogged most of the sessions I went to: Jane McGonigal. astdtk12

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

gets a real picture of what her. 1 312-846-6656 Hard to believe that it’s been almost 20 years since the term “eLearning” entered the corpo- rate learning lexicon. And just in the last five years, the velocity at which new solutions have entered. the market has gone through the roof. We now. have the ability deploy video, virtual role-plays, and. rate content.

Pictures from the Innovations in e-learning conference

Kapp Notes

Lots of great stuff happening the last day of the Innovations in e-learning conference, check out the great notes again taken by Wendy at In the Middle of the Curve. Thanks Wendy, Great Job.killing zombies has paid off!!! Here are some photos taken the last day. Here I stand with Sid Meier, game developer guru, apparently, we are both a little blurry for the photo. Sid was great.

PD with Pictures: Using Screencasting to Save your Sanity!

Visual Lounge

Pictures (Not Words) in a Preso. The post PD with Pictures: Using Screencasting to Save your Sanity! ”  It’s one of those moments when, despite careful preparations and very clear instructions, you feel like your chosen profession is actually a telephone operator instead of educator. I can certainly commiserate with the crestfallen teacher. And boy are they a tough crowd!

PowerPoint 2010: Change the Picture, Keep the Animation

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

From the Ribbon, select Picture Tools Format > Adjust > Change Picture. Note: You can also right-click the image and choose Change Picture.). From the Insert Picture dialog box, you will be able to select the new picture. by AJ George. You've just completed a very slick PowerPoint presentation. On one slide you have an image fade in. After it fades in, it pulses for emphasis. After it pulses, text appears above. Then when you click the image, it hyperlinks to another slide. Everything looks and works great. There's good news. " PowerPoint

The Role of eLearning Images in Visual Learning

eLearning Brothers

It hearkens to that old saying, “A picture is worth 1,000 words.” While text forces you to create an image in your brain from scratch, introducing a picture gives us a jumping-off point, showing us a tangible concept which can be instantly grasped and further explored through text or audio. eLearning images are an oft overlooked component of a good course. ” Mental.

Screencast of the Week - Picture-in-Picture for Whiteboard Recordings!

Visual Lounge

And, the Picture-In-Picture (PIP) option in Camtasia makes screencasts lively and shows off the presenter's personality. There are a couple elements that can make screencasts interesting and engaging. Motion from drawing on the screen with something like a Tablet PC or Wacom tablet make a screencast dynamic and can focus viewers attention. Typically PIP usually shows a webcam recording or sometimes an image. Some researchers at Microsoft have done something really creative for their screencasts using PIP! This is an easy way to add a handout to your screencast.

Illustrated People Pictures

eLearning Brothers

Here are some samples: eLearning People Pictures Products/Reviews illustrated peopleNeed some illustrated people for your next training course? We have just released packs of characters with transparent backgrounds. Just insert them into your course and you’re ready to go. Each pack includes: 45 poses.png files with transparent, cutout backgrounds.

Get the Big Picture with Panoramic Screen Capture

Visual Lounge

The post Get the Big Picture with Panoramic Screen Capture appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. The Panorama: An Ancient Tradition Now in the Digital Age. popular term in photography, panorama refers to a wide view of a large area, spanning multiple directions. The word originates from the Greek words pan, meaning “all”, plus horan, which means “to see”, or “look”. Mackinac Bridge, Michigan.

In Vendor Selection, See the Big Picture


Approaching vendor selection from the standpoint of “we need a better solution that fits our values and vision as a company” allows one to view the big picture. The post In Vendor Selection, See the Big Picture appeared first on Collect My Thoughts. The vendor selection process is never as easy or as simple as it should be. So where do you start? Ask yourself, okay, well, why?

580 Pictures from My Saudi Arabia Learning Adventure!


Instead of sharing stories for now (can probably write a 10,000 - 15,000 words essay, if I had the time), I will leave you with 580 pictures and 176 tweets to recap my inspiring and amazing learning adventure in Saudi Arabia. Jazan University Adventure (8-13 Feb, 2013) Pictures from talks, workshops and social events at Jazan University in the city of Jazan, Saudi Arabia.

Free Articulate Storyline 2 Templates

eLearning Brothers

Articulate Storyline Resources eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Freebies Interactions Medical Stock Images Our Favorites People Pictures Products/Reviews Resources Stock Images Storyline Templates Templates Free Articulate Storyline 2 Templates Do you want Free Articulate Storyline 2 Templates? Then you have come to the right place. Click the link below. 2.

eLearning Brothers Acquisition of Expands the Planet’s Largest eLearning Image Library

eLearning Brothers

Company Cutout Video People eLB News eLearning eLearning Template Library Our Favorites People Pictures Products/Reviews Stock Images Templates eLearning images eLearning Stock Photography elearning templates elearningImages With this acquisition, the eLearning Brothers library has more than doubled the number of eLearning assets over the last 12 months. ).

16 Free eLearning Cutout People Images

eLearning Brothers

Adobe Captivate Resources Adobe Connect Games Adobe Flash Resources Adobe Presenter Resources Articulate Presenter Resources Articulate Storyline Resources eLearning Featured Freebies Graphic Design Resources Lectora Resources People Pictures Powerpoint Tips Products/Reviews Resources We hope you enjoy this free offer. These are high resolution images with the background already removed. To

A Huge Month for New Cutout People Images and eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

 In the month of September, we stuffed the eLearning Library with tons of new templates. Most of these new templates were Cutout People Images but also included Adobe Captivate Templates, Articulate Storyline Templates, Lectora Templates, and PowerPoint Templates. That’s a lot of templates! You should check out how awesome these eLearning Templates are in the post below.

Free Lectora Templates for Lectora Online V2.0

eLearning Brothers

eLearning eLearning Template Library Freebies Interactions Lectora Interactions Medical Stock Images Our Favorites People Pictures Products/Reviews Quizzes Resources Software Stock Images Templates Free eLearning Templates Free Lectora Templates lectora Lectora Online Lectora Online V2.0 Want Free Lectora Templates for Lectora Online V2.0? Good news, we have what you need. Templates.

Medical Templates Had a Momentous Month

eLearning Brothers

Captivate Templates Company Course Starters eLB News eLearning eLearning Template Library Medical Templates Our Favorites People Pictures PowerPoint Products/Reviews Stock Images Templates Medical Stock Images Medical Templates had another momentous month in October! We decided to add tons of new Medical Templates to the Library that will save you piles of time. Cutout People Images.

All About Pixels

Visual Lounge

4K (easy term for a resolution of 3,840x 2,160) is four times as pixel dense as 1080p, thus a much sharper picture. So while a higher resolution will make your picture sharper, a higher color depth will make it more vivid. Tips & How To's bit dept blurry density picture pixel resolution screen sharp vrDigital displays are comprised of pixels. Pixels Let’s jump in!

178 Articulate Storyline 2 Templates

eLearning Brothers

Articulate Storyline Resources Course Starters eLearning eLearning Template Library People Pictures Products/Reviews Resources Storyline Templates Templates Articualte Storyline Articulate Storyline Articulate Storyline 2 Templates Storyline 2 Templates Wa-hoo! We have 178 compatible Articulate Storyline 2 Templates in the eLearning Template Library. Enjoy! Articulate Storyline 2 Games.

The Picture Is Bigger Than It Appears

CLO Magazine

” One of the most influential and shrewd statesmen of the 20th century, Der Alte — the old one, as he was nicknamed — was what we today would call a big-picture thinker. Systems thinking encourages people to step back and see the whole picture, rather than focusing on just its parts. This big-picture perspective was critical to opening up new horizons and seizing new opportunities for the country. Former West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer once said, “We all live under the same sky, but we don’t all have the same horizon.”


126 eLearning Templates for Lectora Online V2.0

eLearning Brothers

Course Starters eLearning eLearning Template Library Interactions Lectora Interactions Lectora Resources Medical Stock Images People Pictures Products/Reviews Resources Software Stock Images Templates lectora Lectora Games Lectora Online Lectora Online V2.0 Good news came yesterday as the new Lectora Online V2.0 update became available. The V2.0 update comes with tons of new features.

Big Picture Application: Broaden Coaching to Maximize Value

CLO Magazine

Although most experts say coaching should be limited to situational use, that hasn’t stopped some firms from trying to apply the method more broadly to capture its effectiveness as a development tool. At fast-food company Yum Brands Inc., coaching is incorporated in its midlevel leadership program, Leadership Excel. Rob Lauber, vice president of Yum University, said the focus of the six-month-long program is building a pipeline of inspirational and strategic leadership qualities. “We use coaching as a method to drive a change in behavior,” he said. whose Crotonville, N.Y.,

Sony Pictures’ Martin Lowery

CLO Magazine

Sony Pictures Entertainment’s Lowery has brought traditional and experiential development initiatives to bear in a creative industry that is largely unfamiliar with many of the players in learning. As senior vice president of leadership and organizational development at Sony Pictures Entertainment, part of Martin Lowery’s role is to bring the notion of learning and talent development to Hollywood, where historically the unspoken sentiment has been “either you’ve got it, or you don’t.” which pioneered digital production technology. in 2007. &rdquo

10 Most Popular eLearning Cutout People of 2013

eLearning Brothers

eLearning Graphic Design Resources Our Favorites People Pictures Products/Reviews Resources cutout people The eLearning Template Library had an outstanding year in 2013, with almost a quarter million files (many with multiple templates) downloaded from the template library. That’s almost 700 downloads per day. Between Q1 to Q4 template library visits almost tripled. Bonus Points.

Picture of the Week


Picture of the Week. Which picture can be the new WEEKS PICTURE? Picture of the Week #1. What picture should be Photo of the Week? Picture of the week favorite. The real picture of the Mona Lisa is of grea. Tweet. Powered by. online polls. Remove Ad. Related Polls. Create your own poll

4 Misconceptions Using eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

eLearning eLearning Template Library People Pictures Products/Reviews Skins Templates elearning templates For my first blog this year I wanted to share a few misconceptions about using eLearning Templates. As a sales representative with eLearning Brothers I’ve come across four misconceptions about eLearning templates. Templates Limit Creativity. Click to view demo course.). 2.

Virtual Classroom Facilitator Competencies: The Big Picture

InSync Training

In this YouTube video, Jennifer Hofmann defines the five “big picture” competencies included in the model. Developed by InSync Training, the Virtual Facilitator Competency Model defines the skills virtual facilitators need to create virtual learning experiences that meet or exceed outcomes expected in traditional face-to-face learning programs. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation InSync Video

What's Wrong With This Picture?

Will at Work Learning

What's Wrong with this Picture?  . I must be in a bad mood -- or maybe I've been unlucky in clinking on links -- but this infographic is horrifying. Indeed, it's so obviously flawed that I'm not even going to point out it's most glaring problem. You decide! Myths and Worse Thoughts on Our Industry

The power of pictures

E-Learning Provocateur

Pictures… Diagrams… Charts… They don’t just look pretty. The power of pictures has been recognised in educational psychology for a long time. However, I still feel that pictures can be a useful pedagogical device for students who aspire to be experts. So, in summary, here is my reflection on the power of pictures: • Pictures look pretty.

Using People Pictures in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Sometimes it is very effective to add people pictures to your online courses. Below are a few simple examples and layouts for using cut-out people pictures in eLearning. The pictures are copied into PowerPoint using pre-build eLearning course styles. (A couple are also published with a custom Articulate Skin.).

Using People Pictures in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Sometimes it is very effective to add people pictures to your online courses. Below are a few simple examples and layouts for using cut-out people pictures in eLearning. The pictures are copied into PowerPoint using pre-build eLearning course styles. (A couple are also published with a custom Articulate Skin.). Share this on LinkedIn. Tweet This! Share this on Facebook.

Takeing Pictures for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

There are many times when I need pictures of a person in multiple poses. I’ve have used iStock to purchase some and we’ve also made my own. It is really nice to have a library of “people poses&#. Here are some tips to create your own: The Spicy Learning Blog – Top five tips for running a successful photo shoot. Here are some People Poses that we’ve created.

Second Life Pictures from Webinar

Kapp Notes

During the tour I "took some pictures" and so here they are. A few days ago, I presented a webinar titled " Second Life in Education " for NETWORKS which is is a National Science Foundation Resource Center that is focused on the advancement of semiconductor, automated manufacturing, and electronics education. Special thanks to Mark Viquesney for arranging the entire event.