If Only I Could Live Tweet Faster: My ASAE 2013 Session Standouts

Association eLearning

In the comments, let me know your favorite quotes or tweets from ASAE Annual Conference & Expo 2013! Committees draft the RFP and select the options, but the CEO and staff are responsible for selection and follow through.”. This was my first year at ASAE Annual but it certainly won’t be my last. I got to meet and make so many association friends as well as gain a lot of valuable information.

Tips for Developing an LMS RFP

Association eLearning

So, you’re ready to take the initial plunge into eLearning, and you’re thinking of issuing a request for proposal (RFP). Distributing an RFP is a wonderful way to “set the stage” for your ideal learning management system (LMS). An RFP is especially beneficial if you have a lot of requirements, because it gives you a simple way to evaluate and compare numerous LMS systems. When the going gets tough, it may be tempting to copy another organization’s RFP requirements.

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50 Best eLearning Posts Of 2012

Upside Learning

We hope you have had a good start to 2013. 5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads. 10 Effective LMS RFP Guidelines. Happy 2013 everyone! We are going to make it even better! We have compiled the 50 best eLearning posts of 2012 from our blog. It’s a chance for you to catch up on some interesting stuff you might have missed the last year.

September E-Learning Trends

eLearning 24-7

SaaS authoring tools – on the rise – and I’d like to personally thank the Burl Ives snowman for that (Rudolph 70s cartoon like thing reference). As for building content on mobile – I’ve heard from quite a few folks – as in instructional designers and rapid content authors that they want this capability. . 2013 Trends Trends & Forecasts e-learning e-learning forecasts e-learning trends e-learning vendors

E-Learning Q&A November Issue

eLearning 24-7

Yes, you can get a solid LMS for under 10K (depending on the number of users), but you also need to factor in the initial setup fee (if applicable), an authoring tool, maybe a web conferencing solution, perhaps a few other e-learning tools (if so desired) and the understanding that this is all about progression. But on that blog post, I will mention my top newcomer LMS for 2013, and list a couple of other LMS for 2013 awards.

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Making The Jump Into eLearning

ICS Learning

The development of the SCORM specification is essentially what has allowed the e-Learning industry to make a clean division between LMS solutions and content/authoring solutions. New SCORM compliant content authoring tools. The other very important topic to discuss with regards to “do-it-yourself” e-Learning development is that there are many good authoring tools now on the market. This inaccuracy or vagueness must be avoided in your RFP if you want good competitive bids.

One of These Services Is Not Like the Others

CLO Magazine

To select individual sales trainers with specific or high-level expertise, one might have to rely on information from speakers bureaus, authors of well-known sales methodology books or online research and reviews from sites such as Amazon.com. In addition to insufficiently authored requests for proposals (RFPs), another barrier to understanding a service provider’s value is the morphing of the RFP into an electronic procurement tool.

Top 5 Reasons You Will Leave your LMS – and How to Switch Successfully

Association eLearning

Often, organizations choose a vendor by sending out a Request for Proposal (RFP). When the vendors receive this RFP, they are expected to “check the box” to indicate if their system provides that feature or not. Based on the responses to your RFP, you’ll want to contact vendors who made the cut to schedule a live demo of their system. During her time as Director of Marketing at Digitec, Amy has authored numerous white papers, case studies and newsletters.

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Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)


One popular eLearning podcast is hosted by Connie Malamed and started in 2013. RFP (request for proposal ): Document prepared by organizations to help assess LMS vendors during a selection process. The package is created by selecting the export to SCORM option in the authoring tool used to create course content. Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


Authoring Tool. An eLearning content authoring tool is a software package which content developers use to create and package eLearning course content using SCORM or xAPI standards. There are many popular authoring tools to choose from, including Adobe Captivate , Articulate Storyline , Elucidat , and iSpring Pro. An instructional designer typically uses an authoring tool to develop effective course content that achieves specific learning objectives.