2015 Year in Review

Experiencing eLearning

Captivate 8 Custom Motion Effect Example. Blogging 2015 new yearDid you miss any of my most popular posts published this year? 12+ Books for Instructional Designers. Learning Experience Design: A Better Title Than Instructional Design? 20+ More Books for Instructional Designers.

L&D in 2015: Too Much Content, Too Little Time

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Have you seen the latest list of learning trends for 2015, yet? The real trends to watch in 2015 are not new technologies or products, but rather recurring problems and pain points that organizations need to solve.

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eLearning Predictions 2015

Web Courseworks

In 2015, we believe experimentation with analytics-driven performance improvement will lead to more “intelligent recommendations” and personalized professional development in Continuing Medical Education and beyond. What all that said, here are our eLearning predictions for 2015.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

2015 will only make it better – as learning departments find a way to circumvent or solve the existing challenges posed by it. With the increasing trend towards mobile learning, is also an increasing speculation and awareness about how to make it more effective.

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Day 2 @ ATD 2015 ICE

Origin Learning

The Orange County Convention Center is buzzing with energy as the expo formally opened on 18 th May 2015 in Orlando. Our team from Origin Learning is exhibiting at ATD 2015 to showcase some of our award winning solutions in e-learning, m-learning and social learning.

ATD ICE 2015 Kicks off with Concurrent Sessions on Day 1!

Origin Learning

Day 1 of the ATD International Conference and Exposition (ICE) 2015 began yesterday on May 17 with several concurrent sessions keeping the attendees engaged. Visit us in Exhibit Hall – 102 and let us show you how we can help you make learning fun, engaging and effective.

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Off to DevLearn 2015

Kapp Notes

1) Play to Learn: Designing Effective Games Workshop. session called “The Engagement Abyss: Three Effective Methods to Engage Learners” We will be using an audience response system to create an engaging presentation and spilling secrets so others can do the same.

TOPYX Topics – Social Learning Newsletter – September 2015

TOPYX LMS

Lock in the 2015 annual subscription rate today and get an additional month for free (together, a $7,300 value)! The new price will be in effect January 1, 2016 for new clients. If it has been awhile since you reviewed what TOPYX LMS has to offer, now is the perfect time to act.

Video: Coping with Change for 2015

ej4 eLearning

2015 is here and you have new ideas for your company. Review our new video below about our popular 4-part series “Coping with Change” to see how you can quickly and effectively define change on multiple levels. The post Video: Coping with Change for 2015 appeared first on.

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Trends in Technology-aided Learning: 2015 and Beyond

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Today, the effectiveness as well as cost-effectiveness of technology-aided learning is an established fact – both within and outside the corporate world. To call it an emerging trend would be an understatement.

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30 Days To Go Until ATD International Conference & Exposition 2015 Comes Alive!

Origin Learning

This year, ATD 2015 will be held on 17-20 th May, 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center, 9990 International Drive, Orlando, Florida 32819. Visit us in Booth #102 and let us show you how we can help you make learning fun, engaging and effective.

Why Blended Learning is Effective

Lambda Solutions

It can also involve using a learning management system (like Moodle or Totara) to deliver a diverse range of teaching methods and resources to offer more effective learning. On October 29th, Lambda is hosting a webinar on the Top Moodle Plugins for Blended Learning Strategies.

Bottom-Line Performance Ranked #4049 on 2015 Inc. 5000 List

Bottom-Line Performance

The company grew from 15 to 29 employees during this time, with even more jobs added in 2015. BLP is also a member of the Indianapolis Business Journal’s 2015 “Fast 25” list of fastest growing private companies in the Indianapolis area. The 2015 Inc.

How Effective is Tin Can API in Measuring Learning Effectiveness of Technology-aided Learning?

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Along with newer ways of disseminating training, learning leaders are also keen on finding ways and means of measuring training effectiveness. This is a positive step towards ensured effective learning. Technology-aided learning is now a reality for most organizations.

Captivate 8 Custom Motion Effect Example

Experiencing eLearning

I created a Captivate activity with a custom effect using motion and scaling to animate two cars driving away to the horizon. The movement is saved as a custom effect (drive_away) so I can reuse it, as explained by Lieve Weymeis on her blog. Apply the custom effect.

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Adobe RoboHelp 2015: New Book Now Shipping

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials.   We are proud to announce that our "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" workbook is now shipping.   "Adobe RoboHelp 2015: The Essentials" is a self-paced, step-by-step workbook that will teach you the essential skills needed to create and deliver user assistance (Help systems, policies and procedures, and knowledgebases).

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Training 2015 Conference Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are slides, links notes and other items of interest related to my presentation at Training 2015 Conference & Expo. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning.

Tips for Creating Effective E-Learning Assessments

Origin Learning

Let us begin with an analogy: If training is a medicine, assessment is a mechanism to ascertain the effectiveness of that medicine. Every assessment should focus on a particular course or module to judge to what extent has the course been effective in imparting the necessary knowledge.

The Grail of Effective and Engaging Learning Experiences

Clark Quinn

While there are many dimensions that could be considered, for the sake of simplicity let’s characterize the two important ones as effectiveness of our learning and the engagement of the experience. Other approaches achieve much of this effectiveness in different ways.

Designing Mobile Learning Content: Getting Started

Origin Learning

This will also help you understand when to use audio, video and interactive elements to enhance the effectiveness of mobile learning by embedding it into core work processes.

Using Endowed Progress Effect to Motivate Corporate Learners

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A strategic way of creating a suitable ‘push’ for learning is adopting the endowed progress effect. So, the appearance of progress can have a strong effect on achievement of a goal while progress that is not recognized can be demotivating.

2015 ATD Learning Science Theater Slides

Kapp Notes

Abstract of Study: Effect of Computer-Based Video Games on Children: An Experimental Study. A number of folks have requested the slides and references from my Learning Science Theater presentation. Here are the slides that contain the references and, in many cases, the doi number for look up.

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Learning and Development: What Makes Videos Effective?

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  Let the Experiments Begin   Among the key learning of the research, there are lessons that everyone who is considering creating a video should consider, which when applied will help guide us to creating better and more effective visual content.

Our Top 10 Training & Development Blog Posts from 2015

Bottom-Line Performance

Here are ten of the most popular articles we published in 2015. L&D in 2015: Too Much Content, Too Little Time. Processes and procedures are critical to employee success on the job, yet many organizations struggle to effectively train their employees on how to follow them.

Our Top 5 Training & Development Webinars from 2015

Bottom-Line Performance

2015 was the year of the webinar for us. The commonalities from these “success stories” are used to demonstrate seven actionable implementation tips that help make games more effective for learning.

The Ten Commandments of Elegant and Effective PowerPoint Design

Dashe & Thomson

”… The post The Ten Commandments of Elegant and Effective PowerPoint Design appeared first on Dashe & Thomson. Thou shalt know thy audience and context Good design is good communication.

3 burning questions inspired by Masie’s Learning 2015

Sponge UK

“Leave this conference with questions not answers,” urged Elliott Masie , as the curtain fell on his 25th annual extravaganza, Learning 2015. He explained how emotional engagement is important; learning is more effective when people care.

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TechSmith Camtasia: Recording Effects

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However, using Camtasia's Effects Toolbar, you can add several attention-grabbing visuals while you are recording your video. After the  3-2-1  countdown, the  Effects  tools appear on the Recording toolbar.

4 Ways Of Mobile Learning Evaluation: Are You Making The Desired Effect?

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Practical opportunities of sharing and applying knowledge should be provided to ascertain the effectivity of learning. The number of times a learners’ post is tagged or forwarded by his or her peers can also be an effective measure of learning effectiveness.

2015 ATD ICE Conference Slides & Resources

Kapp Notes

8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning. Great time presenting at ATD ICE Conference, so many wonderful people and experiences. Here are the slides and other information from my presentation. Storytelling and Instructional Design.

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eLearning Trends for 2015: Here to Stay or Go Away?

Association eLearning

Below is a list of eLearning trends we expect to see in 2015. In an excerpt from Effects of Achievement Motivation on Behavior , author Rabideau explains the motives behind gamification: People’s achievement goals affect their achievement-related attitudes and behaviors.

3 Types of Assessments That Help Measure Effectiveness of E-Learning

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There is no doubt that they positively impact the effectiveness of learning and it pays to design suitable assessments for learning success. Learning is an inseparable part of our lives, be as children or adults in the corporate world.

Frustratingly Effective Learning

Association eLearning

In short, effective learning usually isn’t “the quick and easy path.”. How to Tell Frustratingly Effective eLearning from Bad eLearning. At the end of the day, distinguishing frustratingly effective courses from downright bad ones is a useful skill.

How To Use Course Forums Effectively

LearnDash

However, just placing a forum on your site isn’t going to be very effective. Forums are often used in elearning as an easy way to allow learners to communicate with each other, discuss any questions they may have relating to the content, and interact with the instructor.

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Kern Kelley & Michael Ruffini: ISTE 2015 Presenter Profiles

TechSmith Camtasia

Both of these educators will also be presenting in our booth, 2500, at ISTE 2015 this year. As we look forward to ISTE 2015 this upcoming week, join us as we chat with educators Kern Kelley and Michael Ruffini ( jump ). ISTE 2015 Presentation: Let Students do the Tech Support.