A showdown between quality eLearning and rapid development? #ASTD2014

Web Courseworks

If there was a more high-minded (if still arguably commercial) theme to this conference, it was unease about the quality of contemporary online learning. Jon’s and my workshop challenged attendees to develop their own quality manifestos (manifesti?).

Caveat Auditor: The Role Of Critical Thinking In Modern Business Training

Adobe Captivate

The skill of critical thinking in modern business is often described as desirable when asking employers what it is that they are looking for in new hires (Hart Research Associates, 2013). Adobe LMS Blog Captivate Prime Community eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

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2 Ways to Take Care of Business in Captivate

eLearning Brothers

It can sometimes be difficult to make sure that your eLearning course’s visuals and design measure up to the quality training content you or your instructional designer spent long hours to perfect. But if you’re an Adobe Captivate 9 user, things just got easy.

Where to get high-quality, low-cost photos for your eLearning projects

Adobe Captivate

While you or your organisation might subscribe to one or several online image libraries such as Getty Images, iStock Photo or even Adobe’s own photo library, in this post I’d like to highlight three low-cost (or even free) photo resources that let you search for and access photos instantly.

Training Industry Inc. lists Adobe as one of the Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS Companies

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate Prime did it again! one of the most trusted source of information on the business of learning. The selected 2018 Learning Portal/LMS Top 20 Companies demonstrated excellence in many areas, including: Quality of learning portal/LMS user and administrative features.

Training Industry Inc. yet again lists Adobe as one of the Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS Companies

Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate Prime did it again! one of the most trusted source of information on the business of learning. The selected 2018 Learning Portal/LMS Top 20 Companies demonstrated excellence in many areas, including: Quality of learning portal/LMS user and administrative features.

Introducing.the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive!

TechSmith Camtasia

We're excited to introduce a fun new project we're working on this month--the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive! For our first week, we asked each business to give us some insight into who they are, what they do, and how screencasting might fit in with some of their goals for the year.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

Since the birth of elearning, a pair of innovative software giants have carved out their place as industry favorites: Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate. In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. Common requirements include: Enabling less experienced content developers to create high-quality output.

eLearning: Add Some Character to Your Lessons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

But where do you find quality images to use as guides? The good news is that both Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate offer some awesome, and most importantly, free Characters--out of the box. Looking for instructor-led training on Adobe Captivate?

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Digital Video: 10 Ways to Experience Modern Learning Live and On-Demand

Talented Learning

Even though people often prefer video over text-based content, high-quality instructional video has historically been too time-consuming and expensive for many organizations to produce, store and deliver. Until recently, digital video was underutilized by technology-enabled learning solutions.

Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

The first was the Adobe Learning Summit, hosted by Adobe. Sometimes this was a bad thing – I would miss some good info because I was busy re-crafting a message. Adobe demoed a widget for Captivate that allows Twitter to be embedded inside Captivate lessons. for pallets – learn to love Adobe Kuler [link]. Guess, being a radio man at heart, he doesn’t enjoy the huge value that quality slides can bring.]. • Murdoch needs a new business model.

Andrew Scivally – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: Behind any successful business or brand, there lies an inspiring story. What made you start this interesting business? What does running this business require? The key to our business has been finding the right people. It gets pretty busy at times. How was your experience working jointly with Adobe on Quarantine – their scenario-based soft skills training module. ABOUT ANDREW SCIVALLY (Co-Founder, eLearning Brothers).

Reporting Flavors: CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts – And how they use Dashboard Reports

Adobe Captivate

Training is delivered using the Adobe Captivate Prime LMS (Learning Management System), classroom sessions at their Learning Institute, and on the shop floor. Business Excellence. CARSTAR and the Adobe Captivate Prime LMS. CARSTAR – About & Mission.

AI and Learning Systems: Is This Combo as Great and Powerful as it Seems?

Talented Learning

But first, lets look at what other sources say… AI Trends In Business. Despite confusion about its definition and its business value, AI continues to find its way forward. Tips for creating a business case your board will support.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

by Robert Morris, Dallas Business Commentary Examiner. His calling is to help business people improve their performance on the job and satisfaction in life. I'll be sharing thoughts on Adobe Captivate 5 for various audiences and interests over the next several weeks.

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Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

His mission is to improve the quality of eLearning with practical approaches that work. It is great to see you on an inspiring journey to improve the quality of e-learning with ‘practical approaches that work’. Larger companies, like Adobe, are able to bring many more resources to bear and so have an advantage in the market with their product offerings. What do you consider as the top qualities of the best authoring tools?

John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

It is a very different take on Responsive Design, and I was a bit concerned that it would be so different that it might not catch on right away, but our customers are loving it and have been producing quality responsive content with it. John: ReviewLink has been doing well, and those who use it as a part of their business process are using it quite heavily. ABOUT JOHN BLACKMON (Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Trivantis Corporation).

Employee Engagement: Learning From Leading Tech Companies

Your Training Edge

They value it as a driver of success and growth and they see it as a key business strategy. Adobe. Adobe focuses their L&D on leader development. To scale business focused on growth. The quality of their work culture and environment.

How INNOVATION Is Driving Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE JOURNEY: Innovation is driving today’s businesses and workplaces around the world. We have been trying to leverage the possibilities of this quality while designing and developing cost effective and powerful learning and performance support solutions for our clients.

Michael Allen – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Authorware merged with MacroMind/Paracomp to become Macromedia, which was later acquired by Adobe. Michael: Authorware made a huge impact on our field, and it’s such a tragedy that Adobe has discontinued development and support of it. Of course, we do recommend continuance of whatever you’re currently doing if it produces the quality of product you want within budget and on schedule. I so admire the creativity, innovation, technology, and business success of Disney.

Effective eLearning Design & Development Using Top Rapid Authoring Tools

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So, companies use different eLearning authoring tools to create optimal quality content while saving development costs and effort. Adobe Captivate. When we talk in the context of training and development, a robust authoring tool helps to create innovative eLearning design.

Green Screen on a Shoestring: Part III, Production

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Part III of this tutorial series explains the production steps for recording, editing, processing and encoding video for use in Adobe Captivate eLearning lessons. This reduces shadows and greatly improves the quality of the end product. by John Gillmore and Bucky Dodd.

How to Partner With the C-Suite for L&D Success

Absorb LMS

According to “ Elevating Learning & Development ” from McKinsey, 60% of companies say learning has no explicit connection to their business strategy, but—when aligned with strategy—learning is a powerful tool for creating business value. Business success—or failure—starts with people, and knowledge makes up a significant percentage of a company’s market value these days.

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Best Content Authoring Tools for Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Hurix Digital

As HTML5 technology emerges to be the preferred choice for rendering videos online, the world has slowly started bidding goodbye to Adobe Flash. Adobe Captivate. Given the level of expertise, you can be assured of the best quality output that will meet your organizational goals.

eLEARNING: Create a Course with Impact

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Alex Genadinik Given the powerful eLearning tools available today (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and TechSmith Camtasia to name just a few of your options), it's easier than ever to create eLearning. Your course has good videos and high quality audio. While there are additional aspects that go into the creation of a quality eLearning course, let’s focus on the learner and what is most important to them.

eLEARNING: Create a Course with Impact

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Alex Genadinik Given the powerful eLearning tools available today (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and TechSmith Camtasia to name just a few of your options), it's easier than ever to create eLearning. Your course has good videos and high quality audio. While there are additional aspects that go into the creation of a quality eLearning course, let’s focus on the learner and what is most important to them.

eLEARNING: Create a Course with Impact

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Alex Genadinik Given the powerful eLearning tools available today (Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and TechSmith Camtasia to name just a few of your options), it's easier than ever to create eLearning. Your course has good videos and high quality audio. While there are additional aspects that go into the creation of a quality eLearning course, let’s focus on the learner and what is most important to them.

Motivate Your Employees with e-Learning Incentives

Your Training Edge

Depending on your budget, business needs, and employees’ interests, you have various options for providing access to e-learning courses. Rewarding only high production volume, for example,encourages rushed and sloppy work unless you also reward quality.

Tools to make you drool – video training toys for IDs

Dashe & Thomson

In my last post I examined several characteristics that make for hi-quality learning videos – [link]. Captivate 6 from Adobe - www.adobe.com/products/captivate.html - makes producing and distributing video easier than ever.

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Emerging technologies & challenges in e-Learning content creation: Global resourcing to rescue

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Delivery platforms are seeing a paradigm shift from desktops to mobiles & tablet computers, operating systems are transiting from Windows to Android and iOS, programming tools maturing from Adobe Flash to HTML 5, Rapid Authoring tools are also going through a metamorphosis and so on so forth.

The NEXT Big Thing in eLearning

eLearning Alchemy

The short answer is quality. The result is a smorgasbord of low-quality eLearning. Before Articulate Storyline , Lectora Inspire , and Adobe Captivate : eLearning was still awful. Length: 876 words. Reading Time: ~4 minutes.

How do I even start? 5 first steps to building your first employee training program

TalentLMS

You already know that learning is the key to happier employees and better business results. This is often listed as the first step in a training needs analysis , which is the process of aligning your training goals with your business goals. Goal: Improve quality.

Technical Communications: Online Versus Paper

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

It wasn't all that long ago that print documents would definitely have been voted more effective, especially considering the poor quality of computer monitors and slow internet speeds. Online documents are searchable, typically contain hyperlinks for easy navigation, often include videos and/or animations, and some even contain interactivity in the form of eLearning simulations created in Adobe Captivate or Articulate Storyline.

Top Online Learning Development and Delivery Tools

Hurix Digital

Elucidat: This cloud-based, responsive authoring tool is designed to help you create and scale high-quality eLearning content. Adobe Captivate: This desktop application is available for both Windows and Mac. Guide: How to Choose the Right LMS for Your Business.

5 Reasons Why I Decided to Buy Articulate Studio 09

eLearning Blender

As I discussed in my post " Articulate, Captivate, Both, Or.? ", I have been using Adobe Captivate but would like something that integrates with Power Point and speeds up the development process. Rapid Development - Yes, it still takes time and effort to design and develop a quality eLearning experience but Articulate has definitely sped up the development process for me. I was expecting these tools to speed up development but I was not expecting the quality results.