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State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

When looking at the state of the authoring tool space, two words come to mind. And for the entire rapid content authoring tool space, I have to ask – Why? If I am an authoring tool vendor, I would explore what is happening in the authoring tool market, what my product looks like, how I can make it better for my target audience and what do I see or others I trust see the e-learning space is heading. . Assessment tool. SaaS tool.

Covid-19 Aid: Free Tools and Resources for Virtual Learning and Remote Work

Talented Learning

While following these stories of digital transformation, we’ve discovered many valuable tools and services that are available at no cost in response to Covid-19. So we’ve compiled a list of free tools and resources in 7 categories: 1) Learning Technology Offers.

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GE TV: Craig Weiss on the Future of the LMS and Authoring Tools Markets

Growth Engineering

At E-Learning 24/7, Craig acts as an eLearning analyst, advisor and consultant for buyers and suppliers alike. Where the authoring tools industry will head over the next 12 months. These are small bits of courses, content that can be created.

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

eFront

This post is a post of the series "Free e-Learning Resources" and I am going to talk about free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. As a eLearning consultant I would prefer to use a human narration professional. Uses the worlds best text to speech (TTS) software.

Holiday Wish List for Corporate Training Professionals: Part 4 - Software for Content Creation

Litmos

Digital media is easy to create, publish, edit, update, and consume around the world. But before any course can be made, the media must first be created. Applications for Creating Training Content. This list is all about software. Techsmith helps you create the media.

mLearning Testing Tools & Methods

mLearning Trends

As active practitioners and consultants for enterprise mobile learning initiatives, a frequent question we get asked is “What kinds of tools can you recommend to help us test our mLearning content before we release it to our mobile workers?”

Podcast 17: Next-Level Learning Analytics – With Guest Expert Tamer Ali

Talented Learning

He has designed, built and operationalized multiple learning software products, and is currently working on a next-generation learning analytics platform. Business intelligence tools are not new. Many organizations already have solid tools like Tableau and Microsoft Power BI.

LMS Trends: 2018 Mid-Year Learning Systems Market Update

Talented Learning

Others say it’s become nothing more than a back-office administrative tool. Bottom line: Although acquisitions can create temporary uncertainty and disruption for customers, true “value-added” strategies should stabilize and strengthen the market in the long run.

Motivate Your Employees with e-Learning Incentives

Your Training Edge

HR consultant Insperity notes that investing in employees’ education sends the message that you care about them. Many sites offer courses on a wide variety of topics, from using productivity software like Microsoft Office or Adobe Creative Suite to data analysis to magazine design.

RapideL-i

Clive on Learning

I've been taking a look at an early version of RapideL's new online e-learning authoring tool, which they are calling RapideL-i. I've previously experimented with their desktop tool, RapideL Enhance, which works with Microsoft Word to generate Flash-based courses, but this is a big step forward. I would have no hesitation for reaching for one of these tools if I was working on a project alone.

Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

He is widely considered a guru for his expertise in eLearning development, and consults with clients worldwide. Joe is also a frequent teacher and presenter at industry conferences and at client sites, especially on the subject of eLearning development tools. His tool reviews appear each month and he is the recipient of several awards for his work in eLearning, including a Lifetime Achievement Award way back in 1999. Be sure to know the company behind the tool.

What to Expect in a Channel Partner LMS

Talented Learning

As an independent learning tech consultant, I know it pays to choose a system that fulfills your unique partner training requirements. That’s one reason why you’ll want to create groups of users whose individual profiles can be dynamically updated as needed.

Why So Many Learners Are Absent?

BranchTrack

But are we using L&D tools that are all about the learner, or that are all about themselves? The Learning and Development Tools Time Machine Let’s pop into a time machine, or even look around our corporate spaces, and we will see some L&D tools that present information in a linear way.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. A Note on Rapid Authoring Tools.

PowerPoint Tips, Tricks, and Hacks from 29 Experts

eLearningArt

PowerPoint is an extremely powerful tool when used correctly. Below you’ll see responses from some amazing PowerPoint gurus, including: top authors, speakers, instructors, bloggers, and even a handful of PowerPoint MVPs and Microsoft employees! Difficult software, expensive too.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. A Note on Rapid Authoring Tools.

Making The Jump Into eLearning

ICS Learning

The system that provides this infrastructure is generically called a Learning Management System (LMS) and is a software program or web application that you will either develop or purchase. The development of the SCORM specification is essentially what has allowed the e-Learning industry to make a clean division between LMS solutions and content/authoring solutions. New SCORM compliant content authoring tools.

5 Ways to Stretch Your Training Budget

Mindflash

It’s a tool, like any other, that can be over-used, under-used, used poorly, or used well. Teach Trainees How to Fish – Don’t create new tools when trainees just need to know how to use the existing tools better.

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Free L&D webinars for October 2019

Limestone Learning

Technology, methodologies, consultancy services and content design all have their places. Thursday, October 3, 2019, 4:30PM – 5:30PM PT: Speed Dating L&D Tech Tools (Free for members) You don’t have to be geeky to jazz up your courses with some new and easy tech.

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Tune in LIVE to 48 in 24: Tips, interviews, behind the scenes

TechSmith Camtasia

Owner of Softwarecasa.com and marketing consultant. We’ll talk with two “Tweeteorologists” about how they use visual and social tools for weather forecasting. Facebook marketing expert, speaker, and author. Software test specialist at TechSmith.

AI-as-a-Service: The Next Big Thing in Business Tech?

Talented Learning

Daniel is an author, speaker, blogger and educator who works with leading technology brands to help businesses around the world embrace the benefits of digital transformation. Amazon , Google , IBM and Microsoft are major players in the AI-as-a-Service race.

The Value of a Virtual Academy

CLO Magazine

When Microsoft needed a more efficient way to deliver education to its global finance function, it tore down the classroom walls and created a flexible, Web-based learning model. Prior to 2008, when it came to employee development, Microsoft held a subsection of course offerings in person twice a year in a centralized location in Europe, the Middle East and Africa and one in Asia-Pacific called Learning Weeks.

LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

In the learning technology market, focus creates business value and winning vendors have it! After earning a graduate degree in instructional technology two decades ago, I began creating e-learning content (before it was called “e-learning”) to support high-tech and telecom channel partners.

Top tips from industry experts to maximize learning success in 2020

Elucidat

These are the types of questions we ask of ourselves all the time, and with the Learning at Large podcast we started asking them of other people too: consultants to CLOs, HR leaders to CEOs. giving managers and experts the opportunity and tools – like Elucidat – to author elearning directly.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

One year ago today, I offered nine predictions running the gamut of hardware, software, industry players and general market movements based on trends we were experiencing in the commercial mobile learning marketplace; here’s my analysis of where these predictions landed twelve months later.

Presentation Tips from 21 Experts

eLearningArt

Below you’ll see responses from some amazing presentation authors, consultants, professors, bloggers and PowerPoint MVPs! It creates a metric against which you can compare the outcome of what you say. Do you want to design better presentations?

5 Ways to Stretch Your Training Budget

Mindflash

It’s a tool, like any other, that can be over-used, under-used, used poorly, or used well. Teach Trainees How to Fish – Don’t create new tools when trainees just need to know how to use the existing tools better.

Insights from a presentation master: Q&A with Echo Swinford

BrightCarbon

Echo Swinford, the one-woman team behind presentation consultancy Echosvoice , has been a PowerPoint MVP since 2000. She’s President of the Presentation Guild, an author, and a templates master! You started out in a medical education environment and just a few years later you were a Microsoft PowerPoint MVP – what did that journey look like? I convinced her to let me create the slides. We consider ourselves software agnostic: we like to support all those programs.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

>> Adobe Captivate in the Mobile Authoring category this year and the Best Simulation category last year. >> Rapid integration with enterprise and HR software. You can literally begin creating your courses in minutes. com/software/smarter workforce/. SumTotal Talent offers the ability to discover hidden talent and capabilities within your current workforce and provide tools to help all of your people be more productive. Tools.

Why Your Business Needs a Chatbot in 2020

Mobile Coach

While many of the sales and team-building skills of past successes remain as pertinent as ever, today’s direct selling entrepreneur needs the savvy of delivering products and services in a way that today’s consumer expects—and this requires a whole new set of competencies and tools. .

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Existing Adoption At the very start I asked the audience for examples of where they were currently using these tools as part of learning solutions. There were about 7 examples mentioned including Intuit using a Wiki-like system for customers to ask questions/get advice around taxes, using a group blog with students prior to a formal learning event, the US Army's use of collaboration tools to share best practices in Iraq, and several others. Tools?

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Elearning Thought Leaders: Tom Kuhlmann

eLearning Weekly

Elearning professionals are creating tutorials on Screenr and starting conversations that allow us all to benefit from perspectives and ideas only available through the kind of networking Articulate and Kuhlmann have established. TK: Software’s just a tool.

Converting Classroom Courses to Online Courses - Ask an Instructional Designer

E-Learning Acupuncture

Instead of using Microsoft Word to storyboard content, we would just place the graphics and text within a Powerpoint world and then bring it in. make this assumption because you are choosing a audiovisual-based authoring tool like Adobe Captivate to present your training.

20 World-Class Experts Share Their Top Presentation Tips

eLearning Brothers

Simple – teach them some simple rules about creating effective presentations. So I decided to consult the world’s experts and ask them for their advice. Before creating slides, make sure you are using a template that defines global properties like fonts, colors and object/chart styles.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

Creating courses and training plans is easy. The admin interface makes it self-explanatory to create content with built-in tools or by importing existing content files. Library of monochromatic badges, available in any color, lets admins create custom achievements.

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