Two Global Brand Digital Retail Transformation Case Studies: Lessons & Challenges


In this article, we’ll be discussing a very specific slice of digital retail transformation: how we overhauled and modernized the communication and training infrastructures of two multinational retail brands that each have tens of thousands of store employees.

9 Simple Hacks to Write Better Knowledge Base Articles

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It is usually a collection of articles with images, videos, and text included. Creating your own knowledge base article can benefit readers as they can find all the information they need in your article. This first step will prime your article for success.


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6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

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When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned. This lesson is a critical one. However, when you design a tutorial level of play, if players get a choice, they will often OPT OUT of completing it…because they don’t want to take the time. We’ve learned not to let players have a choice and to require them to go through the tutorial.

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8 Tips To Jazz Up Your Online Tutorials In eLearning


Are your online tutorials looking a bit drab? In this article, we’ll share 8 tips to jazz up your online tutorials in eLearning, regardless of your eLearning budget. How To Jazz Up Your Online Tutorials In eLearning. Online tutorials simplify complex tasks and topics. Here are 8 tips to take your online tutorials to the next level: 1. You must be able to focus your efforts on a specific objective and desired outcome while creating the online tutorial.

24 New Lectora Online Support Videos You Should Watch

eLearning Brothers is your source for tutorials and how-to videos related to all your favorite eLearning authoring tools. These videos use our Customizable Courseware lessons as examples, but they’re also a great way to get familiar with using Lectora Online for any eLearning project. Take a look at all the videos and articles from eLearning Brothers Support now: Support.

How to Transcribe Text into PowerPoint & E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

View the tutorial here. View the tutorial here. It’s not quite as fast or accurate as the solutions above, but it makes up for it by recording right into the Storyline slide or Rise lesson. View the tutorial here. Check out these articles and free resources in the community. Articulate Storyline Audio E-learning Multimedia Online Course Design PowerPoint Project Management Tutorials

How to teach online? Useful and easy tips to follow - Technology meets Education

This article will not focus on the necessary characteristics that modern teachers should have, as recorded in a previous article, but will instead focus on practices that have the potential to enhance one's ability to teach and work from home in general. Their flawless operation should be checked before the lesson begins so that the teacher may prevent potential malfunctions during their usage. During the lesson, be prepared for problems that users are going to face.

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How to Create Interactive Videos with 3D Models in Storyline

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And then of course, once you have an interaction you can also insert it into a Rise course, which is what I did in this Rise lesson. Tutorial: how to create a three-slide video using 3D models in PowerPoint. Click here to view the tutorial on creating an interactive video. Check out these articles and free resources in the community. Articulate 360 Articulate Storyline E-learning E-learning Examples Interaction Design Multimedia PowerPoint Tutorials Video

My first stab at a custom Articulate Community Player | LearnNuggets


Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , tutorial My first stab at a custom Articulate Community Player by Kevin on May 17th, 2010 Updated: May 21, 2010 – Lesson I: Making Your Own Custom Articulate Player Actually, I started out with hopes of developing my own Articulate Engage Interaction.

Simple Screencast Production Tips for Better E-Learning

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Screencast tutorials are some of the most common forms of online training. However, use the activities to reinforce a previous lesson as you introduce new skills. Check out these articles and free resources in the community. E-learning Microlearning Screencasting Tutorials VideoThis makes sense since a large part of e-learning is predicated on learning new software. One challenge is creating effective and engaging screencasts.

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

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Screencasts are an effective teaching tool that offer instructors greater versatility in developing lesson plans. Their many instructional applications include step-by-step process, demonstrations , tutorials , and presentations. There are two ways to acquire screencast videos to use with a lesson: Find a screencast video that is already available from YouTube, Kahn Academy , neoK12 , or other sources. Finding a video that fits a specific lesson can be time-consuming.

Next-generation personalized learning


In the 1980s, Benjamin Bloom — the author of the famous pedagogical model known as Bloom’s taxonomy — noted that learners who received private lessons (alone with a tutor) were more positive and scored higher on exams, and studied for shorter periods of time ( Bloom, 1984 ). In education, this technology is embodied mainly in Intelligent Tutorial Systems (ITS), which are computer programs that are part of expert systems. Related articles: Online Learning: 10 Trends for 2020.

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

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In their article “Eight Habits of Effective Critical Thinkers”, Guinn & Williamson identify several qualities that clearly identify why critical thinking skills are so desirable (Guinn & Williamson, 2017). In this article, I’ll explore why critical thinking skills are so important to modern business, and in a series of activities that follow I’ll explore some methods that might prove useful for expanding the critical thinking skills of incoming employees.

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Using Microlearning to Accelerate Productivity


Learners access the lesson when they need it, use that information to accomplish their task, and consult the lesson when they complete the task again. Research shows that humans learn better when they’re given quick, relevant lessons. If they don’t know how to do something, they’re likely to type a query into Google, and watch a two-minute tutorial on YouTube. Articles Enterprise Learning

Customer training your clients will love


Customer education helps you get out ahead of common questions and customer issues by packaging up information you've probably already put together — usually in FAQs, tutorials, user guides, and Terms of Service — and serving it up to customers in a learning module. And that's where this article comes in. Apple — and several companies — have made tutorials fun. Articles Customer Experience Customer Training Enterprise Learning

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7 key points for a noteworthy presentation


They can also help break the rhythm following a complicated lesson. If you want to know how to choose the best pictures for your presentations, read our Images used to support learning article. If you want to learn more about interaction in isEazy, read the following article and be amazed! e-Learning Features Tips Tutoriales TutorialsWhen creating a presentation, your main objective is that your audience remembers and thinks back on key concepts.

14 Badge Ideas to Engage and Motivate Learners


I can see awarding this to learners who finish a course within a certain period of time, or who complete a certain number of lessons in a day. Badges to encourage feature use: Tourist: For completing a user tutorial and taking a tour of the site. A short user tutorial can help orient first-time learners and reduce the number of support requests. Offer a badge for exploring the library and reading/downloading articles. Scholar: For completing a lesson.

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Navigating the Journey to Teaching and Learning Online: Step 3


You have successfully launched your lessons online. Consider taking note of commonly asked questions and creating a FAQ document, or creating your own quick video tutorials using your phone or webcam. Start providing parents with a plan for each lesson or unit covered to give them a sense of what to expect and how they can help. A “Parent’s Plan” can include the following: Information not usually shared with students to guide the parent in the lesson.

Teach 117 Online Training Library Review

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There’s nothing like sitting in a coffee shop with your laptop, sipping java and eating pastries (only the healthy ones) and learning how to use Captivate or Final Cut Pro with lynda’s excellent online software tutorials. Even though many courses are several hours long, they are organized into short lesson segments. A particular lesson might only last five minutes. is not overflowing with eLearning specific tutorials.

How to Use Customer Training to Inspire Your Clients

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Each and any of these can be useful lessons you can include in your training offerings. For example, there are articles, blog posts, e-books, and other resources to use as part of your buying decision. Customer Training Lessons from MS Teams. As you can see from the graphic opposite this includes blog articles, an academy of courses, a help center, and a community discussion page. Customer Training Lessons from Miro. Customer Training Lessons from Litmos.

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Top 10 corporate LMS

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In this article, we’ll take a look at 10 of the top corporate LMSs out there. Authoring – An LMS in the corporate environment needs an easy way to quickly develop lessons and courses. It makes it easy to get started by offering coaching and tutorials.

Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

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Sophie returns home after a long day of piano lessons and school. Delighted to note a new lesson updated on her online art history course, she promptly joins the virtual lesson. Course supplements for blended mobile learning, in universities like the University of New South Wales, also take into account blogs, video lessons, and presentations, to name a few. She goes up to her room and checks the notifications on her phone.

Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies


In this article, we share with you some innovative ways to use your company’s online portal to change the way employees are brought into a company. This is also a great area for addressing performance concerns and sharing “lessons learned”. All training tutorials need to be visible and available for use when the new employee is ready. Add recommended professional development tutorials, job-aids and eLearning programs for new employees.

5 Myths About Video Based Learning

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YouTube has more than 135 million “how-to” video tutorials [2]. Based on our research reading various articles that raise questions on video-based learning and opinions of the businesses who are using it more, we have discovered the following most common myths around video-based learning. For instance, the cost of joining a pilot scheme like Clear Lessons begins at only £5k for 1,000 employees, with complete access to over 500 leadership videos.

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Top 6 benefits of using a Learning management system


This article will highlight the benefits of investing in an effective learning management system for your organization’s training program. It can give you the flexibility to add the latest features and functionality to support your tutorials. Introduction.

Playable UI, eLearning Challenges, and HapYak: This Week on #BLPLearn

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We’ll take the best articles shared by our Learning Services, Multimedia, and Product Development teams in their weekly meetings and include them in the weekly #BLPLearn blog. We’ll usually include some commentary from the original team member who found the article, too. Rather than restricting the social media conversation to a 30 minute window, we’re inviting everyone inside and outside BLP to share interesting links, thoughts, and articles with the #BLPLearn hashtag on Twitter.

LearnDash vs. LifterLMS: Which LMS Platform is Right for You?

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

In this article we’re going to compare two popular WordPress LMS plugins, LearnDash vs. LifterLMS, so you can make your choice. Multimedia support (including support for video lessons). Lessons and Quizzes are both detachable elements in the LifterLMS Course Builder.

The Value of Video Learning

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Most of my previous articles have explicitly established the importance of online learning, online teaching, MOOCs and so on. In this article, I would be focused around one of its most important elements that contributes significantly towards its success, and that is the video learning. Massachusetts Institute of Technology developed its own system for annotating videos, in which lessons were split into discrete sub goals and were labelled on a site named Crowdy [5].

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Microlearning: What It Is and What It Isn’t

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Others create short tutorials that are mobile-optimized. I hope this article will help you discover what microlearning is, what it’s not and how to effectively blend it into your 2017 strategies. Two years ago, BLP President, Sharon Boller, wrote an article for ATD on microlearning myths. You’ll have to either strip the content down to the essentials or break one longer course into several smaller micro-lessons.


The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A lesson to teach? 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.**   Karin has authored several technology books, including: Office 2010 Demystified (McGraw-Hill) and hundreds of user guides, reference manuals, and tutorials. by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A product to market? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.


The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A lesson to teach? 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.**   Karin has authored several technology books, including: Office 2010 Demystified (McGraw-Hill) and hundreds of user guides, reference manuals, and tutorials. by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A product to market? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.

Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning


An example of a spaced eLearning approach might be one microlearning lesson every day. For example, posting a link to a noteworthy eLearning article or video will give online learners the chance to expand their knowledge base. Once they have completed an eLearning lesson or module the system will automatically highlight that. Create microlearning online tutorials, presentations, serious games, and simulations that focus on work-related tasks and skills.

5 Guidelines for Evaluating Your Curated eLearning Content


The internet has countless videos, articles, blog posts, and DIY tutorials available at our fingertips. When the content is created with a certain type of person in mind, that person will be more likely to deeply engage with the content and understand the lesson. Between video tutorials, interactive scenarios, and gamified content, it’s possible to truly keep your learners on their toes and in the zone.

20 Free Online Resources and Software Every Students Should Know


Khan Academy has a diverse catalog of lessons on an array of subjects such as classical music, cryptography, SAT coaching, differential equations, linear algebra, etc. It’s noteworthy to mention that Google is doing its best to translate Khan Academy’s lessons into the world’s major languages. #7: It’s easy to get A+ if you focus on his video tutorials. Scientific articles, magazines & standards are usually expensive.

Online education puts new skills at your fingertips


Such sites help designers, developers, and others get up to speed – instructors can upload their video tutorials for example, making courses available to anyone, anytime, to stream. It’s not just the convenience that Sharma points to, but also the access and ease that online tutorials offer. Cathy Martindale, a retiree, has enriched her love for photography by “gobbling up as many tutorials as I can about Lightroom,” she said.

My First Flip…and a Flipped Day discount on Snagit!

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On Flipped Day , educators across the globe will take a pledge to flip one lesson to experience Flipped Learning. In honor of Flipped Day , we wanted to show teachers just how easy it is to get started by flipping a lesson. ” We want to prove to you that using Snagit, you can flip a lesson in a few quick, easy steps. It’s an example of a flipped math lesson from a first grade classroom. Identify a Lesson to Flip. Open up your lesson on your computer.

5 Transformations Underway in Learning & Development Industry in 2019


Thanks to extensive guides, blog articles and videos posted online, users can discover DIY ideas, master languages or learn to programme. For example, Daily Writing Tips , a website which helps its readers improve their writing skills, has an extensive repository of free articles anyone can access. In addition to these articles, the site also offers paid newsletters for those who want extra stuff delivered via email.

9 Best eLearning Websites to Grasp Knowledge of Programming

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There are short YouTube video tutorials on programming animations, drawings, games using JavaScript and user interactions with coding. It focuses on providing simple programming lessons for the students which include animation, data structures, problem-solving, game design and JavaScript. Code School strives for teaching with the help of coding challenges, screencasts and video lessons.


The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A lesson to teach? 59% of decision makers would rather watch a video than read a blog or article.**   Karin has authored several technology books, including: Office 2010 Demystified (McGraw-Hill) and hundreds of user guides, reference manuals, and tutorials. by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A product to market? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.

22 Reasons Why WordPress+LearnDash is the Best for an Online School

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

In this article, we’re going to explore 22 features that make WordPress + LearnDash the right choice for any e-Learning site (including your own future school site). You’ll understand this in greater detail as we’ll move on in this article. #3.