Six PowerPoint Add-Ins to Help Educators Create Sleek Slideshows

Raptivity

Here you go: PowerPoint Labs PowerPoint Labs is a wonderful add-in that is aimed at helping users with creating better effects and animations in their slides. It is specifically great for educators or professors, with its neat transitions and zooming effects.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar

Learning Visions

Monday, July 13, 2009 Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar Kineo will be holding a free webinar on creating effective product knowledge e-learning on July 16th, 2009. For example there have been over 60 new versions of the Blackberry since its launch in 2002, that’s one every 5 weeks. Keeping costs down: Given the pace of change, product knowledge e-learning has got to be cost effective, otherwise the maintenance costs will be prohibitive.

In-Person vs. Online Training: What Does the Research Say?

Continu

Does it really help people learn more effectively? Johnson, Aragon, & Shaik (2000) : Online learning is as effective as face-to-face learning for graduate students. Coppola & Myre (2002) : Online training is as effective as face-to-face training for learning corporate software.

Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar

Learning Visions

Kineo will be holding a free webinar on creating effective product knowledge e-learning on July 16th, 2009. For example there have been over 60 new versions of the Blackberry since its launch in 2002, that’s one every 5 weeks. Keeping costs down: Given the pace of change, product knowledge e-learning has got to be cost effective, otherwise the maintenance costs will be prohibitive.

DiscoverLink Adds Tin Can to Mobile App Beta Program

discoverlink

The Mobile App is the mobile device version of DiscoverLink’s enterprise e-learning solution, DiscoverLink Talent. With the new Mobile App, restaurant brands will be able to deploy training resources for instant access and communicate more effectively with all of its learners.”.

Using All the Features: Beating the 80/20 Rule with Customer Training

Litmos

The 80:20 rule is a version of the 122-year-old Pareto Principle , which states that 80 percent of the effects come from 20 percent of the causes. It's an oft-quoted saying in IT: 80 percent of customers only use 20 percent of the features in the software they've bought.

Pause to Grow Others

CLO Magazine

In 2002, faced with developing a steady stream of talent prepared for leadership, the company set out to accelerate succession decision quality and develop high-potential leaders. Enduring effectiveness requires motivation born from emotional commitment. To develop deeper commitment the person has to see, feel and experience consequences, not just adopt someone else’s version. Build awareness, commitment and practice to accelerate development.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

You can find the latest version of it here. The book builds on the 4C/ID model described in the 2002 article that John Curry linked to. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

The State of E-Learning in the Medical Device Industry

Webanywhere

The essence of maintaining great health means that activity within the field needs to be reoccurring within the realms that support it, and so that this flow and means of learning can take place easily and effectively for the individuals who need it. Creating Effective Training Programs.

Implement An Online Learning Content Strategy

eLearning 24-7

On any learning system, you can or should be constantly assessing the effectiveness of the content, what folks are looking at, how long they are doing it and how often – in other words measuring it. Analyze your content – What do you believe will be effective? They also make the pitch that updating the content happens quickly and you do not need to upload a new version.

Mike Rustici – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT MIKE RUSTICI (President, Rustici Software): In 2002, Mike Rustici founded Rustici Software to help Learning Management Systems and e-learning content creators work well with each other using the SCORM standard. version of the Tin Can API. We can then look at whether their chosen path is effective for them (perhaps they are misguided about how they learn best).

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Congrats on your new LMS! But Wait.

eLearning 24-7

The most effective method for technical training is classroom seating. Back in 2002, I saw it up front and personal and trust me after that, I said no more – actually I said something else, but hey its a PG blog here. I want to be the first in a long line of folks to congratulate on getting that new LMS. If you haven’t selected one yet, don’t worry – feel free to re-read my above congratulatory statement once you do.

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What You Need To Know About Corporate Gamification of Learning

eLearningMind

Businesses face a consistent struggle to engage and motivate people, whether it’s their own staff, or the target audience they are looking to serve, and seek an effective solution to this potential barrier.

What You Need To Know About Corporate Gamification of Learning

eLearningMind

Businesses face a consistent struggle to engage and motivate people, whether it’s their own staff, or the target audience they are looking to serve, and seek an effective solution to this potential barrier.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Top five tips for creating effective interactions - Spicy Learning , June 14, 2010 Interactions pose a dilemma to all instructional designers. While they can be fun, visually exciting and effective, they can also require a lot of development and be difficult to create. It’s worth taking the time to get your approach to interactions right because they’re key to making e-learning effective. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content.

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The User Illusion

Jay Cross

Could the effects of a little nonsconsciousness creeping into the conscious realm help account for ADD and schizophrenia? Reposted from review in 2002. The User Illusion, Cutting Consciousness Down to Size , by Tor Norretranders, published 1991 in Danish, English translation 1998.

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