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10 TalentCards Alternatives

Ed App

We’ve put together a list of TalentCards alternatives that will help you build and deploy courses to your employees in no time. TalentCards Alternative #1 – EdApp. If you’re looking for a TalentCards alternative, then EdApp Microlearning LMS is your best bet.

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E-Learning Tidbits: Free Stock Photos & Award Winners

Rapid eLearning

More Free Stock Photos. I just noticed that one of my favorite free stock photo sites, StartUp Stock Photos , released a bunch more photos. Download the free stock photos here. Here’s a post where I shared a few alternative methods for sharing courses. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images. For many of you, this is like the start of a new year.

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6 Alternatives To Bullet Lists

The eLearning Coach

By sprinkling in alternatives to bullets here and there, your minimal use of bullets will be more effective. Here are six bullet alternatives you can create in a any graphics program or in PowerPoint. Alternative 1: Use text boxes. A simple alternative to a list is to place each item into a a text box that is arranged in a suitable layout. Alternative 2: Let icons do the talking. Alternative 3: Let People Speak Your List. Alternative 5: Draw a Diagram.

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Free Stock Photo Site: SXC

Take an e-Learning Break

SXC was launched in February 2001, as an alternative for expensive stock photography. The idea was to create a site where creative people could exchange their photos for inspiration or work. Check it out: [link

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Alternative Views of Blog Content

Tony Karrer

I'd already realised this was happening last century when people would stock up on videoed TV programs that they would never have the time to watch because they were watching the broadcasts - a time debt that was not able to be paid. But it concerns me that Ken may be giving up on our mutual quest to figure out alternative views of blog content. I'm hoping there's still some interest and thoughts on what should emerge as alternative views of blog content.

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10 Quizlet Flashcards Alternatives

Ed App

If you’re looking for Quizlet Flashcards Alternatives, we’ve rounded up a list of our top 10 for you: Quizlet Flashcards Alternative # 1 – Rapid Refresh by EdApp. Quizlet Flashcards Alternatives # 2 – Kahoot! Quizlet Flashcards Alternatives # 3 – Typeform.

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Inclusive Learning, Free Images & More: ID Links 1/3/23

Experiencing eLearning

Free Vectors, Stock Photos & PSD Downloads | Freepik. Free Stock Photos, Royalty Free Stock Images & Copyright Free Pictures · Pexels. Free stock photos, no attribution required. There’s the right one, and then alternatives.

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10 iSpring Alternatives

Ed App

Here, you’ll discover 10 iSpring alternatives that provide comprehensive content management, learning management tools, and other unique training features. Check out these iSpring alternatives and see which platform best meets your learning style and needs. .

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Workshop Pricing, Tools, Volunteering: ID Links 7/5/22

Experiencing eLearning

This post includes workshop pricing, useful tools and resources for L&D professionals, volunteering and internship guidelines, scenarios, games, and diverse stock images. This might be a viable alternative. Diverse stock images.

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5 FREE Tools For Instructional Designers

LearnDash

Many elearning developers have similar programs in their “toolbox” You’ll find Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, Lectora Inspire, Adobe Photoshop, Snagit, stock photo memberships, premium templates, and so on. Snagit Alternative – One of my personal favorites. GoToMeeting Alternative – There are many options for online meetings, but this one is great for facilitating professional meetings with clients.

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The budget didn’t fail your low-budget eLearning. What else did? Your enthusiasm to use all of it.

Eat Learn Repeat

Stock Images? The most commonly used theory when someone cannot afford something costly is to try to mimic it with a cheaper alternative. While GoAnimate itself is a cheaper alternative to complex Flash-based character animations, it’s funny that we try to get it a lot cheaper using stock images. So, don’t we use stock images at all? Stock image sites are like Google search engine with even lesser intelligence.

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19 Kick-Butt Tools for ELearning

LearnDash

GreenShot: a perfect alternative to Snagit. Creative Commons: The never ending search for stock photography – may as well start at the source! Stock Exchange: See a theme yet? Morguefile is another place to find some pretty sleek free stock images. Free Sounds: Elearning needs sound, may as well get some free stock sounds. WordMark: An alternative to Font Squirrel, just another resource to get that exact font.

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How to Bring Value to Your Organization’s E-Learning Program

Rapid eLearning

If assessment and performance metrics are difficult to quantify, look for alternative ways to demonstrate the effectiveness of the training, such as customer satisfaction or employee retention. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images.

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Diverse Characters In Learning Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

I try to alternate male/female for the role of the mentor, especially if I create multiple courses for the same client. This can be a challenge with stock photos. Trina Rimmer provides excellent suggestions for how to work around the lack of diversity in her recent article The Lack of Diversity in Stock Images Hurts Your eLearning—and What to Do About It. I often use stock images for mini-scenarios.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Auditory Advantage

Learning Visions

Monday, March 19, 2007 The Auditory Advantage Patrick Dunn, in his latest rant, Games are not an alternative vision has this to say: The huge array of tools, techniques and approaches that games producers have developed with the benefit of their consumer-sized budgets are largely available to medium and low-end e-learning producers, if they would just apply their imagination. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Media Options for Conversation-Driven eLearning

Experiencing eLearning

As an alternative to video, you can use illustrated characters with animation. Image credits: Graphic Stock (unlimited downloads $99/year) , eLearning Brothers. Rather than delivering eLearning content as a lecture, you can explain it through conversations. While more resource-intensive multimedia may be desired, you have a range of options with this technique. It’s possible to use conversations even with a low budget.

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Three Ways to Deal with Learners Who Skip the Content & Go to the Quiz

Rapid eLearning

However, if you do find they’re skipping the content, above are three good alternatives to try. Like many of you, I’m not a big fan of meetings because most of them tend to be presentations.

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Best Enterprise LMS to Choose from in 2023

Paradiso

It permits gamification , is mobile friendly, offers bespoke UI branding, and has a big collection of stock graphics to produce content rapidly in a matter of minutes. What is Extended Enterprise LMS?

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Disaster Preparation and Training Have Something in Common

Association eLearning

Many people wait until the last minute to stock up and then they panic when there are shortages. Here are a few proactive alternatives to last minute mayhem: Have an emergency evacuation plan in place. Disaster preparation and training often suffer from the same unfortunate flaw. You’re supposed to have them in place and ready to go for when they’re needed. That means they should be planned for in advance, not at the last minute.

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6 Tips for Writing Training Scenarios

LearnDash

You may have certain verbiage that you wish your employees to use, and different options to help them satisfy the customer, including offering to special order the toy, call to sister stores for the toy or understanding your retail stock well enough to recommend alternate options that may satisfy.

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eLearning & mLearning: Everything You Need to Know About Graphics, Part IV

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Photoshop isn't exactly the easiest software to master (nor is it the cheapest), so let's look at some free (or readily accessible) and easy alternatives for editing images for your eLearning. Removing Stock Image Backgrounds If you have Microsoft Office 2010, you can use the new Background Removal feature found in PowerPoint, Word and Outlook to remove backgrounds easily. You don't need to have Microsoft Office 2010 to remove stock image backgrounds.

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Diverse Characters In Learning Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

However, if I create multiple courses for that client, then I try to alternate male/female for the role of the mentor. However, this can be a challenge with stock photos. ” I often use stock images for mini-scenarios. Why create diverse characters for learning scenarios?

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The next normal

E-Learning Provocateur

While many of us had been offering online courses and other alternatives to in-person training for years, suddenly nothing could be run in a traditional classroom setting; and so as a collective we’ve been forced to shift learning and development online.

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Why Management Needs to Change

The Performance Improvement Blog

There is no alternative future. Hutton talks, people listen”—was replaced by several technology-based brokerage houses that understood that investors wanted to disintermediate from brokers and manage their own stock portfolios. The older companies were so invested in a hands-on approach to buying and selling stocks that they missed the big new idea. Following is a selection from our new book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy (Chapter One). .

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 1

CourseArc

One thing is true, this crisis has left organizations of all kinds in the same place: scrambling to find an alternative solution. Take stock of everything you already have and create a plan to prepare your skillset to teach online. Step 1: Triage & Planning.

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5 quick ways to pull learners into a course

Making Change

“Welcome to the course Online Responsibility ,” a too-perfect male voice intones while you stare at a stock photo of a man who’s grinning idiotically at a computer. “Billions of bits of data travel through our firm every day,” the voice drones on while the stock photo changes to science-fictiony swirling lines and numbers. What are some alternatives?

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eLearning: Finding Google Images You Can Actually Use

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I have previously written about some good, free stock image resources. An alternative to this would be to use Google to hunt down images that specifically fit how you're going to use them. by AJ George. In response to that article, a reader asked me if the images on these sites were royalty free and could be used in courses that he planned to sell. The short answer is that it's a case-by-case basis.

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3 Exciting Examples Of Augmented Reality For Industrial Maintenance Tasks

Roundtable Learning

From technical skills training to onboarding and more, AR is an interactive tool that provides learners with a dynamic alternative to traditional classroom learning. . Detailed information about the aisle’s stock.

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Top Posts of 2018

Mike Taylor

December is a time when many of us take a look back on the year to take stock of our accomplishments and consider the things that did and didn’t work. Better Than Bullet Points: Alternative Text Slide Designs. Part of my reflection on 2018 includes a peek at my website stats to see what the numbers look like. Here you can see the top 10 posts. It is interesting (and I think pretty cool) that 3 of the top 4 and 6 of the top 10 are older posts that are still getting visitors.

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Push Our PowerPoint Graphics to the Max with Gauge Templates

eLearning Brothers

Alternately you could select and then use the up and down arrow keys to put the slider into position. You can check our stock image library , or make one with your favorite image editing software and save it as a PNG file before inserting it into your presentation. Whether it be a measurement, statistic, percentage, or anything else quantifiable, gauge templates are excellent for displaying data. In the modern world, we interface with gauges on a daily basis.

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Royalty Free Music for eLearning

eFront

Stock Music Boutique library offers high quality royalty-free production music. The iStockphoto offers stock music in the same way that hey offer stock photos! The Archive's audio and MP3 library contains over two hundred thousand free digital recordings ranging from alternative news programming, to Grateful Dead concerts, to Old Time Radio shows, to book and poetry readings, to original music uploaded by our users.

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Breakthrough eLearning: Year-End Reflections

Breakthrough eLearning

Breakthrough eLearning Reflections on how to break through some of the barriers that prevent the achievement of excellence in eLearning.The 5-E Framework: Establish Value / Effect Change / Engage Stakeholders & Learners / Experiment / Evaluate Results Tuesday, December 19, 2006 Year-End Reflections The end of a year is traditionally a time for stock taking and reflection.

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Accessible Design: AIDC22 Recap

Scissortail's Learning Nest

Myers: How to Overcome Our Biases (video) What Is Alternative Text? Reading Time: 7 minutes. Updated: July 6, 2022. Introduction. Accessible design is a critical part of inclusion. Last week, TLDC hosted another stellar event—the Accessible and Inclusive Design Conference (AIDC).

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Why Management Needs to Change

The Performance Improvement Blog

There is no alternative future. Hutton talks, people listen”—was replaced by several technology-based brokerage houses that understood that investors wanted to disintermediate from brokers and manage their own stock portfolios. The older companies were so invested in a hands-on approach to buying and selling stocks that they missed the big new idea. Following is an excerpt from our new book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy (Chapter One). .

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What is Digital Reading? Top 7 Advantages of eReading

Kitaboo

Paper books might often go out of stock, and the chances of finding the same book again will be slim. All of these hassles can be avoided with eReading ; eBooks will never run out of stock and will always be available and easily accessible using your device.

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Gaps in the ADDIE Instructional Design Model

LearnDash

Putting 100% stock into anything is never a good idea with anything. Storyboards are ineffective tools for creating, communicating and evaluating design alternatives. I have often written in the past about the strengths of using an elearning model, such as ADDIE , for course design, development, and delivery.

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Disaster Preparation and Training Have Something in Common

Association eLearning

Many people wait until the last minute to stock up and then they panic when there are shortages. Here are a few proactive alternatives to last minute mayhem: Have an emergency evacuation plan in place. Disaster preparation and training often suffer from the same unfortunate flaw. You’re supposed to have them in place and ready to go for when they’re needed. That means they should be planned for in advance, not at the last minute.

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gomo’s Parent Company, Learning Technologies Group, Recognized as One of Europe’s Fastest-Growing Companies by Financial Times [Press Release]

gomo learning

Companies listed on a stock exchange could not have its share price fall 50 percent or more since 2017. In 2018, LTG was also identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain because of its consistent revenue growth and significantly outperforming industry peers. LTG is listed on the London Stock Exchange Alternative Investment Market (LTG.L)

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Rethinking Redux

Clark Quinn

As a consequence, again, we cannot continue as we are: “we must first stop, take stock, and admit to ourselves that the systems we currently use to reveal our people only obscure them” This is just like learning styles : there’s no reliable data that it works, and the measurement instrument used is flawed. There are alternatives that are more respectful of how people really think, work, and learn, and consequently more effective.

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How can financial wellness be ensured with 401(k) elearning?  

Creativ Technologies

The amount gets invested in stocks, mutual funds, or bonds, and when an employee turns 59.5 With elearning at their disposal, the employees can be taught a lot, like whether they would want a new investment alternative for their 401(k) account, making them earn a higher interest.