Go Beyond Boring: Creating Scenario-based Learning That Engages Participants (Podcast)

Experiencing eLearning

Since the TLDC community has several D&D players, this version of the presentation has some references and examples related to D&D. You can listen to the audio (which should still be meaningful, even without the slides).

The Learning & Development Podcast: Podcasts For Learning with Shannon Martin from Podbean

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The Learning & Development podcast is hosted by our Chief Learning Officer David James. This transcript is from the conversation between David and Shannon Martin on podcasts for learning. Listen to episode 65 of the Learning & Development podcast here.

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Designing Effective Podcasting

CourseArc

A user holding a tablet with an audio podcast with different formats. The podcast that put mainstream podcasting on the map – “ Serial ” – sparked a new wave of using audio-only as entertainment. Podcasting wasn’t a new idea. Series such as “This American Life” on WBEZ have been using the medium of podcasting long before the launch of “Serial.” In podcasts, one person should never do all the talking. Build an Online Community.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Digital Audio Basics

The E-Learning Curve

Really exceptional podcasts transmit a sense of "being there." Well-designed, planned, narrated and produced audio content has the facility to engage the audience and transport the listener, providing the right cognitive environment for learning or entertainment or whatever goal the podcast seeks to achieve. And the sense of joining, instantly, with a vast community of listeners. The number of samples contained in each second of audio is called the sample rate.

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How To Start a Successful Podcast To Promote Your Online Business

learnWorlds

The growth of podcasts as a content medium in 2021 is unprecedented. In the early 2000s, only 22% of adults in the United States were familiar with podcasting. Podcasts are growing in popularity both in education and as a social media marketing communication channel.

What You Need to Know to Get the Best Audio

TechSmith Camtasia

Audio Best Practices. Nothing turns off viewers faster than a video with bad audio. Unless you have a higher end camera that has a built-in shotgun mic, you are going to want consider recording audio separately from your video. They do a great job of picking up only the audio that is close by. Selecting an Audio Recorder. So you’ve picked out your microphone and now you need a recorder to capture the audio. Most audio recorders use XLR or ?”

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How to Reduce Audio Noise in Your Recordings (For Free)

TechSmith Camtasia

Having to reduce audio noise can be a real pain. And recording clean audio can be tough, especially in noisy environments. Whether it’s background noise or less-than-ideal equipment, sometimes you end up with hissy audio. Take a listen to what software noise removal can do: Noisy Audio. Clean Audio ?. How to Reduce Audio Noise in Audacity. It accepts a wide range of audio file types and has a perfectly serviceable noise removal tool.

Continuous Learning: The Social Give and Take of Podcasting

Talented Learning

That’s been my experience with podcasting. I spent decades traveling for business and have long been addicted to audio learning content in all forms – including audio books , audio courses , talk-radio and now podcasts – to learn and help pass the travel time more quickly. Music is great, but on a seven-hour drive, nothing is better than audio learning. What I didn’t expect were the unintended, social learning benefits of podcasting.

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 7 – Project Tin Can

mLearning Revolution

7- Building up a great community for implementation and support. Your browser does not support the audio element. eLearning Interviews Mobile Learning Podcast mLearning TinCan 1- Highlights of the week. a- Google has closed its deal to acquire Motorola Mobility. b- Stats about Android activations per day. Relevant figures related to its competitors. c- President Obama issues a directive to urge major government agencies to focus on the “growing mobile revolution.”

Podcast 31: Inside Open Source Learning Systems – With eThink CEO Brian Carlson

Talented Learning

To find out more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. That’s why I invite innovation leaders to share updates in these 30-minute audio sprints. We don’t own the product – the community does.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences?

Learning Visions

Tuesday, May 12, 2009 Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences? Whats your take on using audio in eLearning? Do you use audio on every slide because the client says people will think its broken if you dont? Weve taken this up before and many of us IDs know the strategies for using audio most effectively by now. In the UK, Mark tells me that audio is used sparingly. In the US, Mark sees (or rather, hears) a heavy use of audio. Whats up with audio up there?

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Everything Gets Easier When You Know Who Your Ideal Client Is with Agency Operator and Podcaster Jason Resnick

LifterLMS

Learn how everything gets easier when you know who your ideal client is with agency operator and podcaster Jason Resnick in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. You can find his podcast over at Rezzz.com if you’re interested in checking that out.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Up a Mini-Studio

The E-Learning Curve

As this is the penultimate post in this series about Podcasting for E-Learning , I’ve linked to two learning organizations with a well-deserved reputation for producing quality podcasts at the end of this post, but before you rush to find out more about SyberWorks’ and Xyleme’s podcasts, read on… If you’re serious about podcasting, consider investing in a mini-studio. There are a variety of environments that you can use to capture podcast audio and video.

Podcasting to Accelerate Sales for Course Creators with Craig Hewitt from Castos

LifterLMS

Learn how to use podcasting to accelerate sales for course creators with Craig Hewitt from Castos in this LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Starting a podcast is all about getting into the habit and building up a portfolio. I’m joined by a special guest, another podcaster.

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The eLearning Alchemist

Adobe Captivate

I’ve started listening to The eLearning Alchemist , a Podcast from Clint Clarkson. He posts them to Linkedin and they are frequently shared within the eLearning community. Anyway, the podcast, which I was unaware of until just a day or two ago, is really well done. In Clint’s case, he is essentially writing long-form blog posts but turning them into audio recordings. The Learning Hook Podcast.

How to Start and Grow a Podcast and Build an Online Course Empire with Joe Casabona

LifterLMS

Learn how to start and grow a podcast and build an online course empire with Joe Casabona in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Chris refers to these as the five hats course creators wear: expert, instructional designer, community builder, technologist, and entrepreneur. Joe runs a podcast called How I Built It. Chris and Joe discuss concepts that apply to both podcasting and course creating in this episode.

Why is podcasting so successful if 93 percent of communication is nonverbal?

The E-Learning Curve

This post on podcasting for e-learning professionals will consider some aspects of narrative, and debunk an urban myth. The term pace has already entered this series of E-Learning Curve Blog articles about creating podcasts. When a podcast has a lack of pace, it is often down to another, subtler fault: a lack of organization in the underlying form of a podcast's content. Click here to listen to the podcast.

Online Course Marketing That Works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast

LifterLMS

We discuss online course marketing that works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. He is the founder of the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast where he and his guests share their knowledge and expertise on how you can grow your business online. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Tom’s over from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast.

Helping Women Get Their Groove Back by Building Communities and Strong Support Networks from Rural Areas with Rebecca Undem

LifterLMS

Helping women get their groove back by building communities and strong support networks from rural areas with Rebecca Undem in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Chris and Rebecca discuss many topics relevant to course creators, such as community building and how to overcome the isolation faced by many online entrepreneurs. Rebecca grew up in a small farming community in North Dakota with a population of 1,800 people.

Context + Control + Community = Learning

Breakthrough eLearning

Based in Shanghai, ChinesePod broadcasts daily online audio lessons. On top of this, all learners are linked via an interactive online community and can share experiences, ask questions, and learn from each other as well as the experts at ChinesePod. I can report that I have progressed in my Chinese more in the past two weeks this way, than I did in many previous efforts that involved taking a course at a local community college and supplementing this with language programs on CD.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | July 10, 2020

Mike Taylor

7 Audacity Tips for Better Audio Editing on a Budget. Audacity is a really great tool for any type of audio recording and editing. 7 Audacity Tips for Better Audio Editing on a Budget. Podcasts.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. audio/video, full text search, WebDAV support to drag and drop files for sharing, document sharing, notification and messaging support including email, SMS and portal.

It’s Not Too Late! How to Reduce Audio Noise in Your Recordings (For Free)

TechSmith Camtasia

Recording clean audio can be tough, especially in noisy environments. Whether it’s background noise or less-than-ideal equipment, sometimes you end up with hissy audio. Take a listen to what software noise removal can do: Noisy Audio. Clean Audio. If you aren’t looking to invest in high-end audio software, Audacity is a free piece of software created and maintained by a community of programmers and audio experts.

What Is Performance Support And Why Should You Use Performance Support Tools?

Adobe Captivate

Webcast/Podcasts. These are short episodes of audio or video that learners can download on their device and watch/listen to when traveling, waiting for an appointment, or any other occasion to kill time. Blog eLearning eLearning Community blog elearning community Performance Improvement performance supportThe 70:20:10 model for Learning and Development clearly establishes the need for L&D teams to focus on informal learning.

10 mLearning Lessons I Learned from reading Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski [Book Review]

mLearning Revolution

Since then mobile devices and Apps have only gotten better, faster and more innovative, and if there’s something the App development community has shown us, time and time again, is that mobile offers new possibilities never possible on PCs. digital compass, gyroscope, audio, dual cameras, bluetooth, proximity, etc), we will actually create better learning experiences on mobile as compared to what we have today through desktop eLearning.

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4 Stages of a Learning Business

Web Courseworks

Tagoras has given the learning business community a framework to help associations identify problem areas, and create solutions to move toward a forward-thinking and innovative business environment and culture. “ ” ( Leading Learning Podcast ) . ” (Leading Learning Podcast). The Learning Business Maturity Model [Audio podcast].

Seven Technology-Enabled Tools that Empower the Modern Corporate Trainer

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It can support development of communities of like-minded learners and help the trainer meet learners where they are – as per emerging and evolving needs. Networking sites like Facebook and LinkedIn allow users to create separate pages or communities where discussions can be held on specific topics. Podcasts. Along the same lines, podcasts or audio recordings can be utilized by Trainers to enhance learning. Podcasts can be sent live or recorded and shared.

How to Easily Create Powerful Customer Education

Spark Your Interest

Including creating expert communities. Customer education pre-purchase takes many forms and often includes the following: Blog posts, e-books, and podcasts – direct to a customers inbox. As well live webinars can also help you develop a sense of community among users.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/16/2011 Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. Download audio and podcasts.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | June 12, 2020

Mike Taylor

Learning Communities – The Journey Ahead. We need to find ways to come together and participate in communities – but they’re a very different form of community than the ones that most of us know today. Podcasts.

Digital literacy 6: Organising and sharing content

Learning with e's

The very act of creating content, whether it is a video, blogpost or podcast, is often with the intention that it will be shared in some way, usually on the web. So this blogpost for example is tagged with a few key worlds such as 'digital literacy' and 'content creation' as well as more generic terms such as 'social web', 'blog', 'podcast' and 'video', because these terms have appeared in the text (see labels below).

Content creation

Learning with e's

We learn by doing, and we more actively engage with learning when we create artefacts that can be shared within social contexts such as communities of practice. Podcasts, normally in the form of the audio recording of an event, are also a means of projecting and sharing content to others so that they can listen at a time and in a place (usually on the move) of their choosing. video Personal Learning Environment blog PLE tagging content creation wiki podcast digital literacy

Three steps to compliance greatness | Good To Great

Good To Great

Good To Great In pursuit of excellence: my view on the world of learning and training Skip to content Home A bit about me ← User-focused design for gold-standard compliance training An e-learning Christmas variety box → Three steps to compliance greatness Posted on December 5, 2010 by Stephanie Dedhar | 2 Comments My recent survey of the e-learning and compliance communities highlighted three characteristics of the compliance e-learning we’d all like to see more of.

How Much Money Can You Make Selling Online Courses?

learnWorlds

blog posts, email marketing sequences , books, videos/vlogs, audio/podcasts). Working to improve these factors can help to promote your online course business and gain greater exposure to online communities or even industry influencers that can help you sell and upsell your courses.

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E-Learning Authoring Tools Characterized

The E-Learning Curve

Typically, e-learning content developers integrate digital media including: Text Images Animations Audio Video …to create e-learning content and courseware. It has led to the development and evolution of web-based communities, hosted services, and web applications. Tags: folksonomy blog wiki content development authoring tools podcast read/write web mashup elearning development

50 Marketing Ideas for Course Creators to Thrive in 2021 [Quotes]

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Over the years, she has had the opportunity to work with hundreds of business owners in a variety of industries, helping them structure online sales and community infrastructure. Elearning Tip #1: Are you getting ready to record audio for your course or podcast?

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mLearning – the trend that’s NOT? mSupport the trend that might be?

Bottom-Line Performance

He’s also been a very public presence in trying to help the learning and development community (and anyone else who cares to listen to the conversation) that the BEST use of mobile phones is NOT eLearning. When the L&D community talks about the “mLearning” trend, we’re talking about a trend that is just… not. Another opportunity to consider exploiting is the creation of podcasts or audio books.

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Mastering Multimedia with Matt Medeiros

LifterLMS

Learn about mastering multimedia with Matt Medeiros in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. Matt is a fellow podcaster. You can also learn more about what Matt does at the Castos podcasting platform at Castos.com/PodcastGrader.

KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

He can be found on Twitter as @LearnNuggets, on LinkedIn, or around learning and development communities teaching and facilitating workshops where he writes articles, reviews and shares tutorials. This applies to an earlier comment about sharing and giving back to the community.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

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Use audio and video to create impactful learning. Contrary to popular belief, audio and video can be introduced in an e-course without creating a hole in training budgets. Your SME can double up as your audio-voiceover artist. You can ask the SME to create a rough-cut audio recording accompanying the content – all the while keeping it informal and simple. This rough-cut can then be transcribed and edited to create the final script for the audio-voiceover.

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