When to Use Rapid eLearning
AUGUST 20, 2013
The term “Rapid e-Learning” is fairly self-explanatory: Rapid eLearning is creating an eLearning course quickly and effectively , often with the aid of authoring tools that do the programming work for you. That is what it’s like to use a rapid authoring tool to create an eLearning course. What Rapid eLearning is NOT.
Rapid E-Learning’s Best of 2014
DECEMBER 29, 2014
hope it was for you, as well. I got to meet so many blog readers from all over the world, Articulate successfully released Storyline 2 , and we made significant improvements to the elearning heroes community with a focus on even more free tips , tutorials , and giveaways. Best of the Rapid E-Learning Blog. Why Building Interactive E-Learning is a Two-step Process.
Consider Rapid E-learning to Custom Online Training Module in Minimum Time
NOVEMBER 20, 2016
Rapid e-learning can come to your rescue. This blog will discuss the benefits of rapid e-learning development. What is rapid e-learning? The term rapid e-learning originated in 2004, from a report by Bersin and Associates. Generally, the term “rapid eLearning” refers to two things. Benefits.
5 Tips to Make Rapid E-Learning Interactive
AUGUST 21, 2012
When building rapid elearning with PowerPoint it can be a challenge to get away from linear courses. The good thing is that PowerPoint isn’t limited to linear elearning. Building interactive elearning is just a matter of learning a few techniques. Download: free PowerPoint template and practice file. Tutorial: learn to build the overhead office interaction.
3 Popular Rapid eLearning Authoring Tools – When to Use What
DECEMBER 12, 2016
The use of e-learning authoring tools depends on the training need, complexity of the course, delivery platform – online or on mobiles – timelines, budget, and other factors. With a host of e-learning authoring tools available, choosing the apt authoring tool for your business requirement is not an easy task. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools
Over 40 Rapid E-Learning Posts with Free PowerPoint Templates & E-Learning Assets
NOVEMBER 5, 2012
This makes sense because it’s the most popular elearning tool out there. It’s easy to learn. And once you understand how to use it to build rapid elearning courses , the sky’s the limit. Because it was so popular I decided to make another post that highlights all the ones that include free PowerPoint templates or other free assets. The Power of Rapid E-Learning.
Three Ways That These 70 Rapid E-Learning Tips Will Help You Build Better Courses
AUGUST 2, 2011
They’ll get filled as you apply what you’re learning and gain more experience. General Thoughts on Rapid E-Learning. Things You Can Only Learn from a Real E-Learning Expert : Learn to work with subject matter experts and the tech-savvy millennials; and get a definitive explanation of how to finally spell e-learning eLearning elearning leearning.
Want to Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro? Then Check Out All of These PowerPoint Tips
OCTOBER 16, 2012
They include tips on creating custom graphics, assembly of interactive elearning, and getting more out PowerPoint’s features. Tips on Creating Rapid E-Learning Courses in PowerPoint. Building an elearning course with PowerPoint is not the same as building a presentation. How I Built that E-Learning Scenario. Essential Rapid E-Learning Tips.
How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
Here’s what I find typical of people who do rapid elearning. The more courses they create, the more they realize they need to craft better learning experiences. call this the rapid elearning story because it’s a story many people relate to. It’s also a great framework for learning to build courses. Couple this with learning how to use the software.
7 Secrets to Getting the Graphics You Need for Rapid E-Learning
AUGUST 23, 2011
It’s always so much fun getting to meet the blog readers and learning more about what people do in the real world. Two things always stand out during these trips: There is no one way to do elearning. Some people build courses, some create marketing material, and some use the rapid elearning software to create multimedia information. People don’t have money.
Four Essential Tips for the Rapid E-Learning Pro
JUNE 7, 2011
PowerPoint’s a great authoring environment for elearning. If you can step away from the “bullet point” mindset and all of the complaints, you’ll see that PowerPoint’s got a lot to offer those who build elearning courses. With a rapid elearning tool, you’re using PowerPoint’s easy authoring environment to create Flash movies. Click here to learn more. Blank screen.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Rapid eLearning
NOVEMBER 9, 2015
Nothing “rapid” about that, as you can see. In this article, we will provide you with the skinny on rapid eLearning and how it makes an instructional designer a one-man-band. Bersin and Associates in the year 2004 created the term “rapid eLearning”. They demonstrated that rapid eLearning is eLearning development that takes less than three weeks to develop.
Rapid E-learning Vs. Traditional Methodology: A Quick Comparison of the Development Time
OCTOBER 24, 2016
If you answer Yes to these questions, you need to go in for rapid e-learning. But what exactly is rapid e-learning? How is it different from the traditional e-learning development methodology? What is Rapid E-learning? For instance, we can develop a 60-minute course in about 3 weeks using the rapid e-learning methodology.
4 Factors to Consider When Outsourcing the Creation of Rapid E-Learning
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
Do you have tight timelines for e-learning development? Dot you lack expertise in e-learning authoring tools? Then it’s time for you to think about outsourcing the development of rapid e-learning. What is rapid e-learning? Rapid e-learning is the production of e-learning swiftly without using complicated software.
Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources
NOVEMBER 8, 2010
The other day this guy asked me how to develop color schemes for his rapid elearning courses. shared some of the tools that I use for color schemes in previous posts like this one on creating your own rapid elearning PowerPoint template. Also, here’s a link to the 200 free rapid elearning tutorials I posted a while back. have the same challenge.
Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips
JUNE 21, 2011
Last week I shared a free PowerPoint template that was inspired by the iPad’s notebook app. Hopefully, you can find a use for the template. If not, check out some of the other free templates that are available in the Elearning Heroes community. In last week’s template, I purposely only included the final template and not the original source file.
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. Punchy Tab Template.
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. Below is an example of the template in action. Click here to see the free template demo. How to Edit the Free PowerPoint Template. Download the free PowerPoint template here.
How to Create an Interactive Image Template
AUGUST 18, 2015
As noted in an earlier post, an easy way to build interactive elearning modules is by choosing a single image and adding interactive elements to it. used a different image for the tutorials and included a new free template for you to download. Here’s the new template in action: Click here to view the demo. New Zoom Office template. Free E-learning Resources.
Here Are 17 Places to Get Free Templates for E-Learning
JULY 26, 2016
We have elearning templates , free PowerPoint templates , graphics , and all other sorts of free assets that can be used for your elearning courses. On top of that, many of your peers in the industry and elearning community regularly share free downloads. Get free templates here. Get free templates here. Get free templates here. Matt Guyan.
4 Reasons Articulate Storyline is the Preferred Choice for Rapid E-Learning Outsourcing
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
Do you need extensive customization, quick results, courses that reflect your branding, and shorter turnaround times in e-learning course development? Here are four concrete reasons to ask your e-learning outsourcing partner to develop courses using Articulate Storyline. 1. Building multiple interactive elements is the key to learner engagement in online learning.
Are You Getting the Most Value Out of Your Rapid E-Learning Tools?
OCTOBER 25, 2011
While the application is versatile and great for elearning, many people still struggle to get past the PowerPoint look because the features are designed to encourage the use of the templates. The key is to learn to see the features from a different perspective. But when you want to build “regular” elearning, then you use something else. Jeanette built the demo below.
Free PowerPoint Template: Tabs Interaction
DECEMBER 22, 2015
At a recent workshop I showed the difference between creating interactive elearning in PowerPoint and Storyline. For the workshop I created a few different templates. Following is the free PowerPoint template and the corresponding Storyline version. Free Interactive Tabs Template. Click here to view the template in action. Click here to download the free template.
New Drag and Drop Templates Added to Adobe Captivate 9 Assets Library
JUNE 28, 2016
Guest Blog by: Thomas Reyes-Cairo, Community Manager at eLearning Brothers The drag and drop interaction is often a stalwart staple of standard eLearning courses everywhere. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Whats new adobe captivate 9 Drag and drop eLearning Assets eLearning templatesAnd why wouldn’t it be? We think Adobe […]. How do I.
3 Super Easy Ways to Build E-Learning Templates
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
In today’s post I’ll show three easy ways to create templates for your elearning courses. 30 Second E-Learning Templates. I’ve featured this technique before in the post on How to Build a Template in 30 Seconds. And then stretch it to create your template. ” 10 Second E-Learning Templates. Getting Started?
The Only Place for Captivate 8 Templates and Learning
JUNE 11, 2014
(Salt Lake City, UT June 11, 2014) eLearning Brothers, Lodestone and Artisan E-Learning announce a combined offering of Captivate 8 templates , instructor led training , and the only Captivate 8 book available. This is the only source on the planet for mobile responsive Captivate 8 templates, Captivate 8 training, and the first Captivate 8 book. About Lodestone.
3 Places To Find ELearning Templates
MAY 13, 2015
In a perfect world every elearning project would have an abundance of resources. One easy way to do this and have an immediate positive impact is to use templates. Creating a unique template from scratch takes time, and time is money. But fame comes with a cost; expect to pay higher prices for the template packages with ELearning Pros than some other shops.
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. Click here to view the basic template. Free E-learning Resources.
Here’s a Free New Hire Orientation Course Template
MAY 11, 2015
I’m working on some practice content for an upcoming workshop and decided to share the template that is part of the workshop activities. Because the main image looks like an organizational overview, I think the template works great for a new hire orientation module. See the New Hire Orientation Template in Action. Click here to view the elearning example. Updated!
5 Essential Rapid E-Learning Tips
DECEMBER 8, 2009
A manager I know works for a multibillion dollar company that has its own elearning group. However, when she needs to train her staff of about 200, she has no access to the elearning group’s resources. Without rapid elearning tools, she’d be hard pressed to offer her team the benefits of online learning. So I suggest that you get away from using the templates.
Free E-Learning & PowerPoint Template
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
A few weeks ago I shared an elearning example I created for an elearning workshop. Many of you requested a template based on the example so here it is. Click here to view the elearning example. Working with Templates. One of the challenges when using a pre-defined template is that it tends to look good with real content. Free PowerPoint E-Learning Template.
The Most Practical Rapid E-Learning Tips from 2012
JANUARY 1, 2013
I’m always sensitive to the elearning developers who have to work with limited resources and usually by themselves. This year’s 2012 wrap up post features the tips & tricks shared during the past year that can be applied to your elearning courses right away. Rapid E-Learning Tips & Tricks. FAQ: How Do You Manage the Graphics in Your E-Learning Course?
How to Use Free Templates for Software Training
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
As you know, we have all sorts of free templates to download for your elearning courses and PowerPoint presentations. The challenge sometimes is figuring out when and how to use the templates for your own projects. recommended that she start with one of the free templates and use it as a way to package the tutorials. Upcoming E-Learning Events.
New geolocation enabled scenario and interaction templates added to Adobe Captivate assets
MAY 8, 2016
Guest Blog by: Thomas Reyes-Cairo, Community Manager at eLearning Brothers International audiences have been on our minds a lot recently. In addition to the recent update of over 20,000 new international cutout people to the Asset Store, we’ve taken an interest in the geolocation features of Captivate 9 for our templates. First introduced with Captivate […].