Why Governments want Open Source Software
DECEMBER 11, 2014
A recent report co-published by Zimbra and the Ponemon Institute, The Open Source Collaboration Study: Viewpoints on Security and Privacy in the US and EMEA , confirmed the changing perceptions of open source software. open source for government Open source open source solutions proprietary LMS vs open source eLearning solutions open source open source software
Software Development – Whiteboard Wednesday
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
In this video, Administrate Software Engineer, Iain Brown, explains the software development process. All Whiteboard Wednesday software software testing training management software whiteboard wednesdayOn the first Wednesday of each month, a member of the Administrate team will talk through some ideas and key concepts that can be useful to you and help your business. Video Transcription Hi there, Read More.
What You Need to Know About Software Training
FEBRUARY 8, 2017
It’s no surprise that software training is often delivered as eLearning. But software training and its associated screen caps also present some unique challenges and considerations, as well as opportunities. Inadequate or poorly designed software training can be very frustrating for learners. Software updates frequently, so training and screen caps may become outdated quickly.
Best Beginner ELearning Software
MAY 11, 2016
Sure, some would argue that certain rapid elearning software solutions are easier than others – but choosing the “easiest” option doesn’t necessarily mean it’s the “best” option. If you consider the content creation components in LearnDash similar to rapid elearning development, then clearly that’s on my list of software too. elearning
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Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
demonstrate software to other people or record tips and tricks for later reference. Most video screen capture software utilities have a number of attributes in common, such as the ability to: film picture-in-picture to capture video from screen and webcam. Here is a list of the top 10 video screen capture software. 100% freeware software. record product reviews. Ezvid.
Gamification In Application Software Training
AUGUST 29, 2013
We are highly excited to see this trend because, like most of you learning professionals, we too believe that the best way to learn new software is by doing real tasks in a real environment, in a fun way. The first one on our list is ‘Ribbon Hero 2’, one of the best examples of application software gamification. What do you think the future of gamification in application software is?
Two Software Tools for Creating Simulations
DECEMBER 5, 2011
Screen Capture from SimWriter simulation creation software. Here are two tools that can be used for creating effective and engaging simulations. Let me know of other tools. SimWriter. What started as a tool for internal simulation development is now a patented authoring tool available to license and use for your own e-learning simulation development. It is now on version 3.0 CodeBaby.
Mythbusters: Open Source Software Edition
MAY 8, 2015
Open source software is used by some of the world’s top organizations, like McDonalds, the US Department of Defense, and Google. You don’t have to look hard to find out why, as the benefits of open source software are endless. Open Source learning management systems cost less, they are highly flexible and they are more secure. Open source
LMS Software Provides Top-Notch Learning Experiences
MARCH 17, 2016
With all the funds billowing into this market, it has the revenue needed to develop new and exciting types of software that make online learning a great experience for both learners and trainers. eLearning software will probably never replace certified trainers; at least, not entirely. These individuals cannot be fully replaced by eLearning software. Why wouldn’t they?
Software Simulations – Learning benefits
AUGUST 12, 2016
Are you sure they have enough training on the new software to operate it flawlessly? Let me tell you about the benefits of simulations in software training so that you can have an informed discussion with your training partner. The traditional approach to software training focuses on explaining the working of the software. Training Solutions Software Training
Free eLearning software (Easygenerator) for teachers as of today!
Challenge to Learn
JULY 24, 2015
Get easygenerator (eLearning software) now for free. There is none, we give you are eLearning authoring software and you will create cool things with it. You now have elearning software like easygenerator that you can use. Learning Create courses and quizzes for free eLearning software free elearning authoring free eLearning softwareWhat is the catch? That’s it.
Software Training With E-Learning: Ways To Create Effective Training Within Available Means
DECEMBER 6, 2016
learning also allows learners to pick up speed quickly on new processes which are often a part of all organizations – including new organizational software. This is beneficial when conducting a software training as many learners would want to revert back to the training material as and when they have doubts about operating the new software. Learning software training
Paradiso LMS – A Result Driven E-learning Software!
DECEMBER 31, 2015
Our elearning software is here to give you a competitive advantage over your emulators. Elearning software like an LMS is changing the face of L&D industry, or we can say is becoming the new face of e-learning industry. Such elearning software come with an entire suite that provides a myriad of features for different level of users, right from the admins to the learners.
AUGUST 24, 2007
If you do any kind of software training, you need to check out the discussion going on in the comments field of Tips for Teaching Software to Others. Also, see Design: Creating a Scenario to Teach Software Procedures and Wendy Wickham's In the Middle of the Curve: How am I Gonna Use This? Just some great stuff. for additional ideas. Please add additional ideas. __ Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide
New data reveals online training software spending trends
MAY 18, 2016
Companies are spending big on learning management systems according to a look at online training software trends by Brandon Hall Group. Want to learn more about how companies are shifting their focus to new learning modalities as online training software that support social, informal and experiential learning continue to boom? DOWNLOAD THE INFOGRAPHICS. DOWNLOAD THE INFOGRAPHICS.
Making A Business Case For Software Change
DECEMBER 15, 2016
The post Making A Business Case For Software Change appeared first on Administrate. Pro basketball player and businessman Michael Jordan famously once said that “limits, like fears, are often just an illusion” He was right too, our limitations are mostly self imposed. That said, some are surmountable and some, well… I’d really quite like the ability to fly, but alas, I’m not Superman. The same Read More. Published on December 15, 2016. All Training Tips
3 Reasons you could benefit from project management software
APRIL 15, 2015
No matter what kind of business or industry you’re in, project management software can make things easier if you have a lot of task-oriented items with many key players. Let’s take a closer look at situations that most project managers have to face, and why the right kind of software can make all the difference. Here are 3 reasons to use project management software: 1.
Want to Simplify Software Training – Use Watch Try Do Simulations
DECEMBER 1, 2016
Without disturbing the functionality of the newly implemented Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system or any other software for that matter, you can train employees to work on it effectively, using simulations. This blog discusses the importance of Watch-Try-Do simulations and how to use this approach for software training. Training Solutions Software TrainingWATCH/SHOW.
The positive impact of LMS software on businesses
JANUARY 17, 2017
LMS software meet organizational learning needs. Software Advice , a Gartner company, provides detailed reviews and extensive research of software applications, including learning management systems. Of course implementing and fully adopting a new software for training comes with some challenges. This is the single word that sums up our current world. Everything is fast.
Energy shortage forces Ukrainian schools to close during winter period: Easygenerator provides its software for free
Challenge to Learn
JANUARY 20, 2015
One of my Ukrainian colleagues (Andrey Drebot) suggested that it would be helpful if teachers and learners would have access to a tool like easygenerator during this period.Therefore we decided to make our software available free of charge to everybody in the Ukraine as of today. Learning easygenerator Free e-Learning for Ukraine Free software for Ukraine Ukraine How does it work?
10 Best Screen Recording Software for Windows – Free and Paid
JUNE 8, 2016
Here we have researched and compared the 10 best screen recording software for Windows (both free and paid) to help you find an ideal fit for your specific needs. Shared. Have you decided to try screencasting for the first time? Or are you an adept user and want to upgrade your experience with a new tool? Read more ». Comparisons
How to Use Free Templates for Software Training
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
At a recent conference I was chatting with someone who wanted to make her software training look better. For the most part, software training centers on explainer videos. Here are some other templates I think would work great for software training. There are all sorts of great templates to use for your elearning courses and software training. Click here to view the demo.
Independent Software Vendors and E-learning Companies: An Alliance That Spells Success
MARCH 14, 2016
Independent Software Venders (ISV) create software on stand-alone basis or across multiple clients. The software is designed to run on one or more computer hardware or operating system platforms. But while ISVs create the software, they often do not have the reach, resources or even specialized know-how of training end-users to utilize the software.
DevCorner: Lean Software Testing: The Expeditionary Approach
JUNE 27, 2014
DevCorner is where we talk about all things software development-related from inside TechSmith. This is the place for i nterviews with our devs, source code samples, and an inside peek at some of the cool stuff we’re working on… Here at TechSmith we aim to be context-driven in our approach to software testing. Waste In The Testing Process. The steps tell you what to do.
How to Select the Right E-Learning Software
JUNE 21, 2016
I get a lot of questions about buying elearning software. And with that I get to see some of the ridiculous checklists that some IT groups create to compare software. When it comes to selecting software, it can be hard to know what to look for and what questions to ask. Here Select E-Learning Software by Understanding the Type of Tools. The software does the rest.
Why more companies are looking for a new Online Training Software
MAY 10, 2016
New data shows why more companies are looking to replace their Online Training Software. According to new insights on learning technology trends from Brandon Hall Group for 2016, companies that use an online training software certainly have their priorities in order. What online training software trends should you watch in 2016? But why is that? DOWNLOAD THE INFOGRAPHICS.
Three Tips for Teaching Successful Software Training Classes
SEPTEMBER 27, 2015
Although I learn something new each time I teach a class, here are the three main tips I’ve learned for teaching a successful software training class. 1. The key to learning any software is understanding how you’ll apply it in the real world. Successful software training requires the learner to see and use the features of the program in a real-life context.
Adobe Captivate 5/5.5: Troubleshooting Cranky Software
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 22, 2012
If you are using Windows Vista or 7, and you are working locally but Captivate is still behaving badly, try running the software as an Administrator. by Kevin Siegel By this point I've created hundreds upon hundreds of eLearning projects using Captivate. In all that time, Captivate has remained very stable for me (very few crashes and zero corrupt projects). Nevertheless, I've received some emails over the last few weeks from Captivate developers who were having issues with Captivate crashing, running slowly or otherwise behaving erratically.
How to Record Software Simulation in Adobe Captivate 9
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
If you belong to an organization that is involved in developing software, you know how tough it is to create training that will teach your employees how to use software the optimal way. Simulations give learners an opportunity to “ watch ” and get familiar with the nits and grits of the software tool. How to record a software simulation in Adobe Captivate. Screen Area.
Claro Vs. Storyline – E-learning Software Comparison
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
Before rapid authoring tools became prominent, developing an e-learning course was a tedious task which went on for months. Apart from instructional designers, technology experts with extensive knowledge of programming languages used to pitch in their efforts. But with the advent of e-learning rapid authoring tools, the tedious task of months became a matter of days. dominKnow’s Claro.
The Zen principle applied in Software
NOVEMBER 12, 2014
What does that have to do with software and e-learning, I hear you say as soon as you read the title of this post. be it a software, an e-learning course, a web service ? There are several software development terms and phrases that speak against that needless complexity, such as YAGNI (You Ain’t Gonna Need It), KISS (Keep It Simple, Stupid!), religion (right?) thing?
Easygenerator to launch new free web based eLearning authoring software at #DevLearn
Challenge to Learn
OCTOBER 21, 2013
You can register and start working with this new eLearning software by clicking the link (starting on Wednesday 23rd). I did show the tool in a preview to Joe Ganci, here is his feed back: “I am excited to see what easygenerator has created. Learning e-Learning authoring tool EasyGenerator eLearning eLearning authoring tool eLearning software Must run on every device.
Make Your Software Training Handy with These 10 Job-aids
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
ERP or software training helps employees gain expertise in utilizing your newly-deployed software to the optimum extent. Performance support will help employees become more efficient at using the software by offering invaluable support, right at the point of need. Organizations engage in Business Process Re-engineering (BPR) before implementing ERP or new software.
Software End-user Training for Packaging Industry – A Case Study
JUNE 20, 2016
Overcoming this issue and communicating effectively with the software implementation partner, taking into account the varying time zones and tight deadlines were the major challenges for us at CommLab. For this, our instructional designers analyzed the software to become familiar with each process, the different roles involved, and approvals needed for successful execution.
Five Signs Your Company Needs eLearning Software
JANUARY 10, 2017
If you’re considering furthering your investment in training, whether to cover technical knowledge or soft skills, eLearning software is a great place to start. In some cases, these systems will be part of a larger suite, integrated with performance management and employee engagement software: in other cases, they will come as standalone curriculum tools. Opinion eLearning Software