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TechKnowledge 2012 – Post Assessment

eLearning 24-7

“ Him: “Only ours” Me: “Okay, you can create your courses with your SaaS tool, upload them into your system – and only your courses built with Brainshark, you have some reports and analytics.” Content authoring tool vendors equally not over abundent (Rapid Intake, Allen Communications, Articulate, Adobe were there among a few others). Assessment tool vendors – Questionmark was there, can’t recall anyone else.

ASTD TechKnowledge Wrap Up in Pictures #ASTDTK12

Learning Visions

Back home now after another exciting week in Las Vegas for ASTD’s TechKnowledge 2012 conference and expo. (I This year’s TK Chat sessions ran the gamut, with particularly hot topics around Social Learning, Gamification and tools.

Staying Relevant in E-Learning in 2014

E-learning Uncovered

Conferences: * ASTD TechKnowledge : January 22-24, 2014, Las Vegas, NV. Authoring Tools Training: E-Learning Uncovered offers tools training on the major rapid e-learning development authoring tools. And we’re now offering free webinars, starting with a comparison of e-learning authoring tools on January 31 from 12pm to 1pm EST. The Articulate , Adobe , and Lectora websites are also good resources when looking for training on authoring tools.

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Getting a job as an Instructional Designer

Learning Visions

Volunteer for an organization like Lingos ( eLearning Global Giveback Competition) and create something for their clients. Try different design approaches using different tools to show you’re not just a one trick pony. Buy some books on using the tools, and then read ‘em.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Designing for Articulate: A Newbie’s View

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, July 07, 2009 Designing for Articulate: A Newbie’s View I’m new to Articulate. At Kineo , we often work with our clients’ tools of choice.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, May 11, 2009 Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago Are you in Boston or Chicago? Want to learn more about Articulate and Moodle?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Authoring Tools Review -- Help!

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, September 21, 2009 eLearning Authoring Tools Review -- Help! I am working on a presentation in a few weeks about eLearning authoring tools. A high level overview for learning and development types who dont actually use the tools, but want to know whats out there, when you might use it, and some of the pros and cons.

A Year’s Worth of Free E-Learning Assets

Rapid eLearning

To ease your burden, I put together a list of all of the posts from 2011 where I shared free elearning assets. Miscellaneous Free Tools. A Free Tool & Free Graphics to Simplify Your E-Learning Course Design. You May Already Own the Tools to Create Simple E-Learning Avatars.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Sunday, June 07, 2009 Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week Just a reminder that our Boston and Chicago free seminars on Articulate and Moodle are this week.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. As an instructional designer/eLearning professional, what books are the essential tools in your reference library ? The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

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How to Design An Elearning Course on a Budget

Rapid eLearning

The past few days I’ve been pulling some content together for a couple of workshops I’m doing at the ASTD TechKnowledge conference in San Jose. The workshops are for those who are just getting started with the Articulate tools. I can easily use them in my elearning course.

5 Free Desktop Image Editors for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

I’m always asked what skills a rapid elearning designer should have. Because of this, an image editing application should be in your tool chest. But before we explore the free tools, a good budget-friendly option is Photoshop Elements.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Name That Tool

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, May 01, 2009 Name That Tool I just got a FaceBook query from someone and I thought you all could help: Im looking for a tool you might have come across, but I dont even know what product/programming group it belongs to. So if you say, yes I have signoff authority for travel vouchers, I could tell this tool to mark four courses. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Rapid Authoring Tools Speed Dating

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 16, 2007 Rapid Authoring Tools Speed Dating Check out the Engage presentation done by the folks over at Kineo: Rapid Authoring Tools Speed Dating. 5-minute interviews with Articulate , Atlantic Link , Composica , Experience Builders , Mohive , Outstart , Raptivity , ReadyGo. I thought the Experience Builders simulation tool somewhat intriguing.

Are You Asking These Questions to Build Effective E-Learning?

Rapid eLearning

How we view effective elearning is somewhat subjective. For some it requires that all elearning center on performance. However, many elearning courses are less “learning” and more marketing. They’re about sharing information using elearning tools.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for 2009

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, April 15, 2009 My Top Ten Tools for 2009 Cammys Top 10 Tools of 2009 These are my favorite tools in support of my own learning adventures. My best column: eLearning, of course! But I like to use it as a simple wireframe tool. Posted by Cammy Bean at 12:57 PM Labels: jane hart , tools 8comments: Sue Taylor said. What tools do you use? (I

Company News: Happy 2014!

E-learning Uncovered

We are so very excited to welcome two new team members, Tanya Seidel (our new VP of Strategic Development) and Tim Slade (our new Authoring Tools Trainer). She enjoys helping others in finding the right solutions for their eLearning development and deployment, but also enjoys learning new tools, new systems, and new skills herself, and is currently enrolled in an innovation and entrepreneurship program at the Stanford Center for Professional Development. Happy New Year!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designers Tools

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, June 08, 2007 Instructional Designers Tools Theres been a good conversation going on over at Christy Tuckers Experiencing E-Learning blog about instructional design. Christy has been writing about how to get started in instructional design and what technology tools you might need. Rapid e-Learning tools make building courses almost as easy as writing documents in Word.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: New Rapid e-Learning Tool from Epic

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, May 04, 2007 New Rapid e-Learning Tool from Epic Another new rapid e-Learning tool, this from Epic (UK). It is indeed an authoring tool which integrates with Microsoft Word.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for Jane Hart

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, July 26, 2007 My Top Ten Tools for Jane Hart Jane Hart asked me to add my own top ten list to the mix. But I like to use it as a simple wireframe tool.

How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Here’s what I find typical of people who do rapid elearning. So they buy an authoring tool and quickly convert the content. I call this the rapid elearning story because it’s a story many people relate to. There’s not a right or wrong tool set.

Company News: December 2011

E-learning Uncovered

If you’ll be in Las Vegas for ASTD’s TechKnowledge 2012 , be sure to check out some of our sessions. Judy Unrein will be hosting the Articulate Storyline Creation Stations , and Diane Elkins will be presenting a breakout session evaluating the accessibility (Section 508) features of popular e-learning authoring tools — specifically Captivate, Lectora, and Storyline. E-Learning Uncovered: Captivate 5.5 Coming Soon!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. Effective design using PPT as a tool. Many tools out there that still have to start with ppt Use it as a storyboarding tool, prototyping. Not elearning, but ereading. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Best Online Collaboration Tools with Robin Good

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, November 17, 2008 Best Online Collaboration Tools with Robin Good Live blogging this session from the Corporate Learning Trends & Innovation Conference with Robin Good.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Bloggers New Polling Tool

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, September 26, 2007 Bloggers New Polling Tool As you may know, Ive been playing around with Polls on this blog. Today I just noticed that Blogger has added a polling tool. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew! ► March (11) eLearning Geeks on Spring Break and New Skills for.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Design Lively Elearning with Action Mapping

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, March 04, 2009 Design Lively Elearning with Action Mapping Cathy Moore has just announced the release of her eLearning Blueprint. Looks like a really useful tool for helping map out an eLearning project. This slideshow gives you a peek into the approach: Design Lively Elearning with Action Mapping View more presentations from Cathy Moore.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning Styles as Fortune Telling

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew! ► March (11) eLearning Geeks on Spring Break and New Skills for.

More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

With as many PowerPoint questions that I get, it’s a good thing that over the past year or so the elearning community has created about 300 PowerPoint tutorials. I also included a free PowerPoint elearning template to celebrate the holidays and a great 2010! elearning.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, June 09, 2009 Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better At our seminar today on using Articulate and Moodle and "Doing More for Less" , the conversation turned (as it always does) to using audio in eLearning. More details on the Articulate/Moodle seminar. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning About eLearning: Browse My Stuff

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, November 06, 2008 Learning About eLearning: Browse My Stuff Tony Karrer has just rebranded and launched eLearning Learning. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning on Alltop

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Saturday, May 23, 2009 eLearning on Alltop Alltop, a venture of Guy Kawasaki, is an "online magazine rack" that aggregates RSS feeds about popular topics. Theyve now got an eLearning page, which includes this blog along with a whole bunch of other great eLearning blogs. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew! Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Ch.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: As eLearning Ripens on The Vine

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Are the expectations for eLearning actually getting more demanding? Businesses are looking for eLearning to fill more of the training need. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo & The Future of Rapid e-Learning Tools

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, April 24, 2007 Kineo & The Future of Rapid e-Learning Tools If you dont already subscribe to Kineos occasional newsletter , please do. The latest edition is chock full o good stuff, including some thoughtful summaries of the eLearning Guild Annual Gathering and the future of rapid e-Learning tools. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

12 eLearning Predictions for 2009

Tony Karrer

Last year I laid out in January my Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008. 2 - eLearning 2.0 Grows - But Creating "eLearning 2.0 tools. As such, eLearning 2.0 At the same time, organizations who try to create big eLearning 2.0 Strategies will move much slower than organizations who adopt easy to use tools and make tactical use of these tools. Articulate has a great tool set. The above trends around eLearning 2.0,