Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

That was the goal when the DirectEmployers Association (DE) envisioned its new learning portal, DE Academy. Q&A HIGHLIGHTS: Tell us about the DirectEmployers Association. For members of DirectEmployers Association, we include a handful of content with their membership.

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Writing Effective eLearning Narration: Making It Easy to Read, Say, and Comprehend

Association eLearning

Many courses rely upon voiceover to help connect with their learners. Also, if the narration is unnecessarily complex and long, it’s harder for the voiceover talent to say. This is a solid approach and, when used well, can make for great learning experiences.

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Writing Effective eLearning Narration: Making It Easy to Read, Say, and Comprehend

Association eLearning

Many courses rely upon voiceover to help connect with their learners. Also, if the narration is unnecessarily complex and long, it’s harder for the voiceover talent to say. This is a solid approach and, when used well, can make for great learning experiences.

5 keys for Section 508 Compliance and Web Accessibility

Web Courseworks

Section 508 compliance requirements apply specifically to Federal agencies, but the overarching theme of offering inclusive and equally-accessible content to individuals with disabilities also aligns well with the interests of most private sector groups, professional associations, and organizations.

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The three elements of building learning environments for VR training content

STRIVR

Voiceover. Many experiences also use voiceover, which is typically used to help provide a learner general guidance as to what needs to be accomplished in the experience. Imagine the learner is a store associate looking at a shelf of goods to her left.

GRC SOLUTIONS WINS DOUBLE PLATINUM AT LEARNX IN 2019

GRC Solutions

This year, we won platinum for Best Learning & Development Project – Compliance for the Banking Code of Practice course we developed with the Australian Banking Association. This involved drawing on GRC’s writing and editing expertize, as well developing voiceovers and interactions.

Neuromarketing: The Light Side of Neuroscience

eLearningMind

An unenthusiastic voiceover is paired with gray graphics, automatically changing your mood to match. The voiceover changes and the graphics reflect a sunnier disposition. Not only that, the voiceover changes: It becomes monotonous where it was once expressive.

The three elements of building learning environments for VR training content

STRIVR

Voiceover. Many experiences also use voiceover, which is typically used to help provide a learner general guidance as to what needs to be accomplished in the experience. Imagine the learner is a store associate looking at a shelf of goods to her left.

5 Integral Elements of Emotionally and Socially Engaging Learning Videos

Obsidian Learning

Though each of the sounds described might engender unique associations, they heighten the deeply personal nature of the story, rooted by emotional connection. Video can be an extremely efficient and impactful tool to convey important messages and learn new skills.

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Writing & Grammar Workshop: Is It Website or Web Site?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  To the great joy of my colleague AJ at IconLogic, who tipped me off about this change, and to the relief of writers and editors everywhere who use the Associated Press Stylebook , the 2010 edition has declared website to be one word and lowercase, instead of the official spelling listed in Websters: Web site.   Are you an eLearning developer who has been tasked with creating an effective voiceover script? by Jennie Ruby.

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A glimpse inside the role of instructional design for Immersive Learning

STRIVR

I work with a dedicated group of experts, including an immersive content specialist, a solutions architect, and a post-production associate. That ensures that all voiceover, assessment questions, and feedback are expertly designed for optimal learning.

A glimpse inside the role of instructional design for Immersive Learning

STRIVR

I work with a dedicated group of experts, including an immersive content specialist, a solutions architect and a post-production associate. That ensures that all voiceover, assessment questions and feedback are expertly designed for optimal learning.

5 steps to getting started with Immersive Learning

STRIVR

Immersive Learning works best when it can impact the greatest number of associates in your workforce, so these business-wide initiatives are the best place to start – even if it’s just a pilot. The amount of confidence that [associates] gained was just astronomical.

5 steps to getting started with Immersive Learning

STRIVR

Immersive Learning works best when it can impact the greatest number of associates in your workforce, so these business-wide initiatives are the best place to start – even if it’s just a pilot. The amount of confidence that [associates] gained was just astronomical.

Virtual Reality Case Studies in Healthcare, Enterprise, and Higher Ed

Learnbrite

Walmart announced this Spring that VR would be an integral part in training over 140,000 associates each year. Associates log in to a virtual store space to learn how to interact with customers. And the learning goes beyond new associates.

9 Ways to Boost Remote Sales Productivity

Allego

One of the biggest challenges associated with travel restrictions is the lack of face-to-face interaction with prospects. Record presentations in the form of voiceover PowerPoints and share them with the team. Companies around the globe are asking employees to work from home to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Yet many global firms are not prepared for a remote workforce.

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Writing & Grammar: Make Your Own Style Sheets and Feel the Awesome Power!

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Decide on a formal style guide for general text, such as the Chicago Manual of Style or the Associated Press Style Manual. Are you an eLearning developer who has been tasked with creating an effective voiceover script? I'm teaching a new online class in May called Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts. by Jennie Ruby. Should I use quotation marks around the names of drop-down lists and radio buttons? Should I use italics for those?

6 Ways to make your Courses Accessibility Compliant (508/WCAG/ADA) in Storyline

Illumen Group

Alt tags, or alternative tags, are little notes you can associate with any visual in your project. Use alt tags to include instructions that don’t typically need to be on-screen or in the voiceover audio.

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Writing & Grammar: One Word or Two? Or Should That Be a Hyphen?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Phrasal verbs often have an associated noun that serves as a description of the action rather than the action itself. Join her online and learn about  Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts  and  eLearning: Writing Step-by-Step Scripts and Training Documents. by Jennie Ruby    I received an email message yesterday from a well-respected anti-virus company to which I subscribe.

Soundscapes for elearning

Sponge UK

Voiceovers and audio recordings often make up part of the content, however, it’s equally important to be aware of the whole soundscape that your elearning will exist in and create.

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The Role of Memory in Learning: Encoding

Obsidian Learning

Once the perceived sensations are decoded, they are then combined into one single experience (Hunt, 2003) and associated with previous similar events. By associating the information with sounds, by sounding out the words, the neural connections become stronger and aid in the recall process.

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Writing & Grammar: More Confusing Words and Usage

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

But the upshot is that today's consensus is a historic , a historical , and a historian are correct, according to The Chicago Manual of Style , Theodore Bernstein's The Careful Writer , The Associated Press Stylebook , and the Oxford Dictionary of American Usage and Style. Join her online and learn about Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts  and  eLearning: Writing Step-by-Step Scripts and Training Documents.

Why your Business needs an LMS for Performance Support

ProProfs

Say for instance, your company has organized a training program with the aim to make the sales associates aware about the varied tasks – database accessing to answer client queries in regard to product warranties, prices, promotions etc.

How to write scripts for webinars, videos and eLearning

BrightCarbon

In written language repetition can often be used intentionally to create a sense of familiarity between sentences, or deliberate associations in concepts or things. Webinars, videos and eLearning are excellent ways to push your content out to a wider audience.

50 Tips for Better Video

TechSmith Camtasia

For videos that don’t feature people, record voiceovers first. Use your own voice for voiceovers. A few hours before recording voiceovers, put down the coffee (no milk chugging, either)!

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How to Achieve Cost-Effective Localization of Online Courses

CommLab India

While hiring a foreign voiceover artist for audio and video files, it is best to get samples reviewed by the client. Implementing the above best practices can help you cut the costs and time associated with your e-learning translation and localization projects.

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8 Tips To Jazz Up Your Online Tutorials In eLearning

TalentLMS

You can also opt for an audio voiceover, sound effects, and other audio elements. For instance, a photo of each phase of the return process that customer service associates can use for reference. Are your online tutorials looking a bit drab?

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Learning Styles Reviewed by Association for Psychological Science AND FOUND WANTING. Voiceover (55). Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more). So, really, you’ve been voting on this all year long just based on your activity. Congrats to all for making the list!

The Beginners Guide to Successful Video Pre Production

TechSmith Camtasia

It’s a small detail, but you don’t want viewers to have to guess whether the video is associated with your or not. Similar guidelines apply for anyone recording the voiceover. It All Starts With Video Pre Production. The first video I made was by far the toughest one.

Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning

Tony Karrer

Voice over is very helpful for our associates that English is not their first language. Voice over, especially computer voice, has proven to be helpful to associates that English is not their first language. Something easy to edit and change on the fly, without having to send it out, or schedule lengthy voiceover work. For many English speaking associates, the computerized voice can be very boring and mundane.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

With Piktochart, you can create simple graphic representations and associating it with text, images, your own choice of colours, shapes – standard infographics. iMovie is the iconic tool for Mac – for all apple mobile devices, offering unique features including studio quality titles, extra special effects, filters, built-in music and voiceover. Steve Jobs once said, ‘Technology is nothing.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Kirsten Ellenbogen describes some of these methods on the American Evaluation Association blog. for Associations Report - aLearning , November 9, 2010What a great way to celebrate National Distance Learning Week ! for Associations report — an amazing resource that every association must have! Voiceover (6). Great content again this month. And I feel honored that social signals came in granting my post on eLearning Strategy top spot.