Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career by Jon on November 15, 2010 in budgeting , eLearning Brandon Hall , in partnership with Chapman Alliance , recently published the results of its latest survey about eLearning development ratios.

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Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career by Jon on November 15, 2010 in budgeting , eLearning Brandon Hall , in partnership with Chapman Alliance , recently published the results of its latest survey about eLearning development ratios.

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Automotive Industry Update: Learning Management Systems Should Be Industry Focused

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Diverse and non-homogenous skills and education of the work force Unrelated departmental goals at first glance Skewed trainer to dealership ratio Lack of structured training before shop floor exposure Unavailability of logical linking of training and performance. When the ratio of trainer and dealerships is not optimal, the trainer has to travel extensively. Hiring an electrician to do a plumber’s job, could lead to someone or something getting zapped.

Developing Core Competencies of Your Extended Workforce

G-Cube

A crash course on buyer personas and psyche thus helps the sales team in improving their sales to conversion ratios, since there is always an emotional or logical motivation for buyers. Article #BRI learning management system features learning management system in India learning management system India learning management system lms Learning Management Systems LMS features LMS solutions LMS Technology

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5 Best Practices for Using Competitive Intelligence in Sales Enablement

Sales Hacker

In this article, I’m going to show you the best practices for sales enablement and how to get the most out of your competitive intelligence so you can increase alignment and stay ahead of your competitors. Sales Enablement Articles

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Tips When Using Articulate Storyline 360 Templates

B Online Learning

Many of the templates have instructions for using the template as the placeholder text like this one: Here’s five tips when using slide templates in a project: The layouts work best if your slide size has an aspect ratio of either 4:3 or 16:9. If you’re using a custom aspect ratio, you may need to adjust the slide objects especially if the template uses a background image. For more information on using the Content Library templates, check out this article.

8 Critical Questions to Ask Yourself as You Build a Sales Incentives Program for 2019

Sales Hacker

In each case, determining the pay mix ratio — whether it’s completely variable with no fixed salary, a 60/40 split between the two (the average mix for salespeople in the U.S. ), or some other proportion — depends on a variety of industry factors. Partner Sales Operations ArticlesGood sales leaders are always on the hunt to bring in new talent that can help a business grow.

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3 Tips for Importing PowerPoint Slides Into Storyline

Tim Slade

By default, Storyline sets its slides to a 4:3 aspect ratio. If you’re importing PowerPoint slides that are set at a 16:9 aspect ratio (or something else), you may end up with some objects becoming distorted or placed off your slide. If you want to learn more about what features are (and are not) supported when importing PowerPoint slides into Storyline, check out this article from Articulate.

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ID and e-Learning Links (6/9/14)

Experiencing eLearning

The article and research are from 2004, and I expect these ratios have gone down in the last 10 years. The estimates here say it’s a 10:1 ratio for faculty time and about $25K per credit hour. Open access journal with a number of articles on active learning, blended learning, problem based learning, etc. (My Lectures Aren’t Just Boring, They’re Ineffective, Too, Study Finds | Science/AAAS | News.

Free color contrast checker for PowerPoint

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For more tips, check out our other article on optimizing presentations for people with color blindness. Increasing the contrast between the text and the background could give you something like this: According to WCAG, for text, a contrast ratio of at least 4.5:1

Adobe Captivate: If You Must Resize PowerPoint Presentations. Maintain!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Before changing the Width or Height, you can select the Maintain aspect ratio check box. If you change the Width or Height without selecting  Maintain aspect ratio , you could end up with slides that are out of proportion. However, if you select Maintain aspect ratio , and then change the value of the Width, the Height will automatically change to a proportional value, and vice versa.

Online Video: the Perfect Social Learning Tool? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

by Jon on January 27, 2011 in Informal Learning , Video , eLearning , social learning There’s a great Wired magazine article this month in which Chris Anderson, curator of the TED Conference , makes some provocative statements about the power of online video as a social learning tool and facilitator of innovation: I believe that the arrival of free online video may turn out to be just as significant a media development as the arrival of print.

Instructional Design Hourly Rates and Salary

Experiencing eLearning

article is several years old, but the rates for different activities aren’t too far off. At the 184:1 ratio for that level of learning, that’s about a $100/hour rate, but that includes everyone on the team (IDs, project managers, SMEs, developers, etc.). What do you charge for an hourly rate as an instructional designer? What do you make if you’re a full-time salaried employee?

Three Things to Do Before Building Your E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

Many e-learning courses are 4:3 aspect ratio. The other common aspect ratio is 16:9. However, you’re not confined to either one of those aspect ratios. This can be problematic because when you modify the aspect ratio of the slide, it means the existing content may get skewed or require a bunch of tweaking to get it re-aligned. Thus you want to determine the course’s aspect ratio before adding content to the slides.

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices by Paul on November 24, 2010 in mobile learning , social learning In an article she wrote for Training Magazine in June 2009 called Best Buy’s New Role , Terah Shelton explores Best Buy’s then-new Results-Oriented Learning Environment (ROLE).

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices by Paul on November 24, 2010 in mobile learning , social learning In an article she wrote for Training Magazine in June 2009 called Best Buy’s New Role , Terah Shelton explores Best Buy’s then-new Results-Oriented Learning Environment (ROLE).

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8 Lessons Learned for Converting In-Person Training to Virtual Training

The Learning Dispatch

Some presentations, team meetings and event brainstorming session are ‘simple’ enough to move online for a virtual meetup.

Using Wikis to Stop Brain Drain

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Using Wikis to Stop Brain Drain by Jolene on February 23, 2010 in Wikis In his December Training Magazine article Training in a Web 2.0

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3 E-learning Tips Before You Start Your E-Learning Project?

Rapid eLearning

Here are a few considerations: By default the course size is a 4:3 aspect ratio set at 720×540 pixels. This is a good aspect ratio and the course can be set to scale with the browser, so pixel width isn’t as big of an issue. The image below shows the 4:3 aspect ratio with a sidebar menu. The image below shows the 16:9 aspect ratio with a sidebar menu. If yes, I like the 4:3 aspect ratio. Check out these articles and free resources in the community.

Finance Market Simulations Teach You How to Grow Your Wealth

Your Training Edge

In this article, we will talk about eight powerful tools that can help you pick up skills to grow your wealth (or nurture a bright career as finance professional). One can also analyze their investment strategies in detail using metrics like Sharpe Ration, Information Ratio, Sortino Ratio and Treynor Ratio. She is a writer and a journalist at heart, and has been writing articles on various aspects of the Education domain since 2010.

10 Data-Science terms and their applications

Playware Studios

In this Article we will explore 10 common Data-Science terms: Warehousing: Data Warehouses are especially designed relational databases that are custom built for the purposes of data-analytics and visualisation etc. Correlations: Correlation is a technique for investigating the relationship between two quantitative (that can be counted), continuous (a variable that has an infinite number of possible values) variables, for example, customer waiting time and sales conversion ratio.

6 Responsive eLearning Design Tips for Adobe Captivate 8

eLearning Brothers

4 How to Maintain Aspect Ratio. You should know how to keep the aspect ratio for every object or image in your course. By setting your width and height to auto, your object will be able to maintain the right aspect ratio. In the video example below, see how the image on the left will become distorted, and the one on the right maintains the correct aspect ratio. Article: Responsive eLearning with Adobe Captivate 8: Step-by-step.

Training: Give Me a Break!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel, CTT,  COTP         I've written several articles about adult learners and attention spans. For instance, there was the article titled " How Long is Too Long? During that same article I compared the attention spans in humans to the attention spans of the common goldfish (7 seconds for the goldfish; 15 seconds for a human).   What's your take on the training to break ratio for live training?

How To Enhance Virtual Learning With The Help Of Social Learning

Tesseract Learning

Research studies also indicate that social learning methods deliver a better ROI (almost 75:1 ratio) when compared to traditional classroom training. I hope you find this article insightful and that it helps you enhance your virtual learning sessions.

Custom eLearning Development: How Long Does it Take?

Upside Learning

His previous data – from his March 2007 post – on this gives us the following ratios for different type of learning: 34:1 Instructor-Led Training (ILT), including design, lesson plans, handouts, PowerPoint slides, etc. Last year I had written about this (read it here ) with reference to an ASTD article where some of the numbers were a bit out of synch or so appeared to me.

Does Your eLearning Have too Much Content?

Bottom-Line Performance

Leanne Batchelder , VP of Client Relations, coaches her clients to learn towards a 1:3 ratio of “tell” to “show.” If you receive objections to a more visual, interactive approach, Leanne recommends pointing out how people read articles on the internet. Keep the 1:3 ratio in mind and count those paragraphs to avoid “skimmable” eLearning. One of most common criticisms of eLearning is that it contains too. content.

Deconstructing Simple Visual Design for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

With this particular menu, I needed an image that had a 10:3 aspect ratio. The aspect ratio calculator is a good resource if you ever need to figure out an aspect ratio or the resolution of images. The short but wide aspect ratio creates a challenging constraint with what you can show. Check out these articles and free resources in the community. The other day I made some images for a course menu page in Rise 360.

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PowerPoint: My New Favorite (Free!) Video Converter

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  I have written a few articles on how to get online videos (like YouTube) into PowerPoint presentations (links below). Not only can you convert a wide variety of online video content to MP3, AAC, WMA, M4A, OGG, MP4, 3GP, AVI, MPG, WMV and FLV, but you can also adjust the audio volume and bitrate as well as the video aspect ratio. by AJ George.   PowerPoint 2007 (with internet).    PowerPoint 2007 (without internet).   PowerPoint 2008 for the Mac.

Dr. RIMA GHOSE CHOWDHURY WALKS THE POSH TALK WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Dr Rima is an avid reader, writer, speaker/moderator, social worker and has authored multiple thought leadership articles. The increasingly healthy ratio holds true even in our offices in tier II cities (some having a ratio of 45:55), it is a matter of pride for us.

In Gamification More Competitors Equal Less Competition

Kapp Notes

In the research article, five studies were undertaken. The article indicates that the less competitors in an environment, the better the performance of the individuals within the environment. ” Here are some interesting highlights from the article. In the first study, the research article reported evidence that average test scores (e.g.,

Daily Bookmarks 08/05/2008

Experiencing eLearning

Basic ratios for developing learning content, from 34:1 for ILT to 750:1 for simulations. Collection of articles about content migration. How long does it take to create learning? Bryan Chapman. That’s 34 hours of development for 1 hour of instructor-led training.) Compiled from multiple Brandon Hall research reports. tags: instructionaldesign , projectmanagement , e-learning. Content Migrations: Options, Strategies and Faux Pas.

Work Is Changing; Is Training Changing Too?

Upside Learning

John Hegel lll and John Seely Brown have written an article titled ‘ Six Fundamental Shifts in the Way We Work ’ on HBR blog. The article summarizes the ideas from their new book – The Power of Pull. And this ratio is lower in larger organizations. The article has many embedded links that support authors’ claims and connect to equally interesting articles. You should read the whole article to get a complete picture.

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How to Use a Browser to Preview Responsive Courses

Rapid eLearning

Get the Aspect Ratio of Popular Devices for Responsive Courses. Even if you don’t use the responsive emulators, it’s still an easy way to get the aspect ratios and resolutions of the popular mobile devices. Check out these articles and free resources in the community. Here’s a simple way to test your published courses when building responsive mobile learning. While each browser is a bit different, most have some sort of emulation features.

Failing to Learn

Clark Quinn

My colleague Harold Jarche pointed me to a post by Dave Snowden about deliberative practice , which I found interesting for a facet not part of the key article (which makes worthwhile points). I remember hearing a talk by a Canadian AI researcher (who’s name escapes me after all these years) who had studied the optimal ratio of success to failures in helping a system learning.

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Using Fluid boxes: Knowledge Facts – 3

Adobe Captivate

Please make sure you have read the articles- “ Using Fluid boxes: Knowledge Facts – 1 ” and “ Using Fluid boxes: Knowledge Facts – 2 “, to understand this article better. In this article, I will be discussing about Fluid box properties. Immediate child objects having Maintain Aspect Ratio checked will decrease in both width and height while maintaining their aspect ratios.

8 Innovative Virtual Learning Design Tips To Engage Your Remote Teams

Obsidian Learning

The ratio of colors that should be used for any given composition is 60:30:10. You can play around with the ratios a little and maybe add another accent color in, making your ratio more along the lines of 60:30:5:5. Check out our article Working from Home: Our Guide to Thrive.) Virtual learning is an essential component in the learning and development toolkit, and it is widely used for training and educational purposes.

5 Ways to Use PowerPoint as an Image Editor

Rapid eLearning

That and 4:3 are the most common aspect ratios. For example, the flashcard interaction in Rise is a 1:1 aspect ratio. Check out these articles and free resources in the community. Over the years, I’ve posted hundreds of tutorials using PowerPoint. Some of them to be updated. Today I am going to cover five ways to use PowerPoint as an image editor. This is great for quick image editing or for those who don’t have other image editors on hand.