PowerPoint 2010: Inserting YouTubeVideos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the latest version (2010), uploading videos from the web is easier than ever. Unfortunately I don't think it's quite right yet, as many of the new, fancy video formatting options included with PowerPoint 2010 will not work on embedded YouTube videos. by AJ George.

ASAE 2010 Annual: Leaders of Communities of Practice

Web Courseworks

about how to maintain a "member-focused print/electronic strategy,” and go over examples of methods that have proven successful in the publishing industry. Tags: ASAE 2010 Associations are the hub of activity for "communities of practice.” Communities of practice are voluntary.

April 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Discusses how, by adopting some simple methods, you could use the LMS better and also get some aid in learning measurement. Related posts: eLearning: Top Posts of 2009 – Upside Learning Blog Top 25 Rapid eLearning Blog Posts Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1.

Book Review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training Methods

Learning Visions

My latest review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training Methods: A Guide for Training Professionals. Click here to read my review of Evidence-Based Training Methods on the Kineo site. I’ve been trying to read a lot lately – books, not just blogs.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Extract Audio & Images from a Presentation, Part II

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The problem with that method is that it only works on files created in PowerPoint 2007 or 2010. This week I will show you an alternate way to do this in both PowerPoint 2007 and 2010. Here is a workaround for saving your presentation as an HTML file in PowerPoint 2010.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] January 2010 January 3-4, 2010 New Presidents Program , sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges, Marco Island, Florida, USA. link] January 3-6, 2010 International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDC), Kolkata, India. link] February 22-23, 2010.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Extract Audio & Images from a Presentation

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Note: In this scenario, your working file must have a PowerPoint 2007 or 2010 file extension (.pptx,ppsx,pptm,ppsm Check back next week for an alternate method for extracting audio and images in PowerPoint. by AJ George.

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mLearning Testing Tools & Methods

mLearning Trends

From our experience, there’s no 100% substitute for actually using a physical, operational handset to perform all your testing but this method may not be practical and/or affordable for some teams/content developers.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

October 2010 did not disappoint! 4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great , October 21, 2010 Continuing the recent trend of PowerPoint in the news , I stumbled upon an article in USA Today that provided some tips and advice for designing more engaging presentations. Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. October 25, 2010 Open for use?

My Top 10 'Learning' books from 2010

Sticky Learning

Social Media for Trainers is a really helpful book for trainers who would like a new addition to their suite of learning methods/tool. Another year comes towards to an end and its been another year of great reading for anyone with an interest in learning.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. A.K.A.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. Examples and Samples of Game Design Documents - Kapp Notes , September 15, 2010 Here is a collection of several game design documents and information about game design documents. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. Presentation: “Twitter in Education, what next?” - Dont Waste Your Time , September 10, 2010 As a follow-up to my (successful?)

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. LMS Resources - aLearning , May 8, 2010 I know, I know.

PowerPoint 2010: Create Your Own Gauges

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   Using this same method I was able to quickly edit the charts into a speedometer by adjusting the values in Excel, adding text boxes with speed values and layering in a black circle behind the charts. I'd love to see how you are using this method to create your own graphics. 

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

July 2010. Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010 Here is a list of educational games that can be used to teach kids during the school year or over the summer break. Education As We Know It Is Finished - Lars is Learning , July 14, 2010 So says Clayton M.

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L&D – today and tomorrow

Spark Your Interest

Tags: Just Plain Learning Distance Learning Education Learning Learning Theories Methods and Theories Online Teaching and Learning Research

PowerPoint 2010: Perfecting the Motion Path

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I used the same method to animate the "Meet Jackson" text. by AJ George. Using motion paths in PowerPoint is fun, but also kind of complicated. Probably the most complicated aspect of using motion paths is continuing the motion from slide-to-slide. Does this scenario sound familiar?

2010 in Retrospect: Top Few Blogs and Books

ID Reflections

2010 Shift Index - Passion and Performance by John Hagel 6. 2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging by Jane Hart 21. Blogs Reading 2010 Books ReflectionThis post should have made its appearance a few days back—at least a day back—but procrastination sometimes overtakes me. This time, it was compounded by the lure of spending more time with my daughter (since I am in Mumbai after quite a few months) and the writing of the post just never got done.

AITD 2010 – spreading good intentions

Janet Clarey

I’m just back from the 2010 Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD) Conference in Sydney. Titled E-Learning 2010 , mine contained examples of e-learning courses along with a demonstration of a “2.0″ There continues to be little adoption of new methods.

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eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. December 2010 November 30-December 3, 2010 International Workshop on Cloud Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (CPSRT), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. e-Clippings (blogoehlert) , November 8, 2010**Please use W-A-S-D keys to move through this post, mouse to look around, space bar to jump and left-click to fire. Why Games Make Great Learning Solutions - Bottom-Line Performance , November 4, 2010Finally – I have time to write a blog post about some of the wonderful stuff I’m immersed in at DevLearn 2010. The New Features in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010.

PowerPoint 2010: Converting Presentations to Movies

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PowerPoint 2010 has a new feature allowing presentations to quickly and easily be saved directly to.wmv (Windows Media Video) format. Open the presentation within PowerPoint 2010. When you use PowerPoint 2010 to Save As a.wmv file, all of your transitions and animations stay in tact. Using this method will allow you to make a movie from your presentation in which the video will play. by AJ George.

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PowerPoint 2010: Creating a Spinning Animation, Version 2.0

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After posting the first article, PowerPoint 2010: Creating a Spinning Animation , I got a tip from one of our readers, Konrad Schroth , for an alternate way to create a spinning animation. Today I'd like to share his method. by AJ George.

eLearning Predictions for 2011 and Beyond

Web Courseworks

This summer I attended the 2010 Distance Teaching and Learning Conference in Madison, Wisconsin.

Research to Practice: Games and Simulations

Kapp Notes

2010) A meta-analytic examination of the effectiveness of computer-based simulation games. Trainees learn more from simulations games that are embedded in a program of instruction than when simulation games are the sole instructional method.

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s method in my madness… The myth of rapid authoring. The method in my madness. A touch dramatic, isn’t it? Now that I have your attention, please bear with me.

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Does Your Organization Suffer From ADD?

The Peformance Improvement

Each “fad” could be helpful to managers in this company, but by not following through on one method and giving it a chance to take hold and improve the management practices of the organization, two detrimental things happen. Then the management method gets blamed for a lack of results. “We

Acrobat: SendNow is Live!

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The SendNow service is multi-tiered, and pricing is very reasonable, considering that it offers a method of sending files (up to 2 Gigabytes in the Plus pricing, and 20 Gigabytes of online storage) from any machine TO any machine. by David R.

Filtering, Crowdsourcing and Information Overload

Tony Karrer

The other part of this thought process is that the feedback on my Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010 was that I should have Information Overload and Information Filtering as my user chosen prediction number 10. Great post by Tim Kastelle - Filtering, Crowdsourcing and Innovation.

Open Source Instructional Design by N. Eckel

Learning Visions

Eckel’s premise: that traditional methods of ISD have created an adversarial relationship between the ID and the SME. Another book for the to-read list: Open Source Instructional Design by Nathaniel Eckel (with a nice forward by our old friend, Professor Karl Kapp ).

10 Ways to Measure the Impact of Employee Engagement Interventions

The Peformance Improvement

As you can see by this list, several different methods can be used to determine if training programs, communication programs, new workplace policies, social activities, or any other employee intervention has a significant impact on engagement.

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Adobe Captivate: Analyze and Chart Quiz Data Without an LMS, Part II

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by Kevin Siegel Last week I wrote about how Adobe Captivate 5 offers an alternate reporting method for posting quiz data instead of an expensive LMS: Acrobat.com and the free Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer. This week, let's investigate a second alternative reporting method.

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Seeking Middle School Teacher Educational Game Testers

Kapp Notes

We are two years into the project and have created an exciting method of teaching engineering, math and heatflow concepts.

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Army Discovers the Weapon to Kill PowerPoint Briefings…Video Games

Kapp Notes

The turn around for traditional training methods was too long. Recently, there has been a lot of calls for the death of PowerPoint especially from the US Army. From We’ve Met the Enemy and He is PowerPoint where the article discusses perhaps the worlds most challenging PowerPoint slide.

The Big Question: Keeping up

Clive on Learning

For me, it’s more important to keep abreast of new thinking about learning methods because these can have an immediate impact on the effectiveness of your solutions, regardless of the media that are used for their delivery.

Blog Book Tour: Social Media for Trainers--stop #9

ID Reflections

#SoMe for Trainers: Beating the Forgetting Curve This is the 9th stop of the Blog Book Tour for Jane Bozarth's new book, S ocial Media for Trainers.

3 Barriers to adoption of Serious Games/Immersive Learning Simulations

Kapp Notes

They have no familiarity with the process, the techniques or the nuances necessary to learn via an interactive game or simulation and so they dismiss it as an invalid method of instruction.