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Retail training: How to pick the right authoring tool

Elucidat

Choosing an elearning authoring tool isn’t easy and it takes more than a free trial. With each tool offering a wide range of features, workflows and support packages, it’s important you find the right fit for everyone: shop-floor staff all the way to your in-house Learning Designers.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry 2015

eLearning 24-7

I’ll just say it right now, the industry as a whole isn’t doing much. Yes there are vendors doing some new stuff, okay many, but a few items are not new, rather they have been around for a long time. It should exist in every authoring tool. . . .

10 reasons retail needs an authoring tool

Elucidat

Could an authoring tool be a simple solution to a really painful problem? 10 benefits of authoring tools for retail organizations. Digital or online learning is no longer a separate or special entity, it just is what we now do – including at work.

How Associations Bridge the Skills Gap With Digital Badges

Talented Learning

skills gap ” problem. What is the “Skills Gap” Problem? These persistently unfilled positions are attributed to an unfortunate and somewhat ironic phenomenon called the “skills gap.”. “Skills Gap” Solutions. Do you already offer digital badges?

Cutting Costs Without Cutting Quality Of Employee Training

Ed App

It is no secret that investing in quality employee training can push the budget. We are here to tell you how to cut costs without cutting the quality of your employee training strategy! We have set out to provide you with 4 of the best ways to boost the quality of your employee training, while cutting costs. EdApp’s LMS has a built-in authoring tool, which means most of the work has already been done for you. Use tools for reporting.

The 7 principles of fierce conversations every leader should know

Matrix

For everybody not in show business, the communication gaps and misunderstandings are sources of grief and frustration. At a first glance, it seems like a nonsensical thing to do. Read more: Considering mindfulness training for increased employee productivity. What is quality?

Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality

Tony Karrer

One of the concerns raised by various comments during the series has been around the quality of the results of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Voices and if that was suitable for eLearning. Authors need to fill the gap. Some people in the world of TTS call them “Text Authors.”

Know All about The Players in the E-learning Outsourcing Process

CommLab India

The success of outsourcing in e-learning depends on the quality of people management on both sides, especially the vendor side. Working together becomes smooth when both parties know their individual roles and responsibilities better. Authoring Tool Experts.

How to Be More Productive in the Digital Age

General Assembly

Experts from Evernote, General Assembly, and more share tips and tools for staying on top of your work and life. Attendees at General Assembly and Evernote’s productivity panel at GA London. For more ways to stay focused, read these tips from one of GA’s product team leaders.

Podcast 29: Growing an Online Training Business – With the Co-Founder of DataCamp

Talented Learning

Martijn’s story is instructive for multiple reasons: He knows first-hand what it takes to grow a successful online training business. He works on the frontlines of the skills gap, helping individuals and employers prepare to compete in an increasingly data-driven economy.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

> If you know a free e-Learning book that is not included in the list please I will highly appreciate if you write a comment with a link to that book. -- -- CU Online Handbook - University of Colorado Denver (Update 12/06/2010: suggested by PRL ) Do you currently teach online?

Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?

Disprz

The era of specialization is here – this is true of people and software systems as well! If you are an HR professional, you will not look for a computer programmer today – you will look to hire a Ruby on Rails expert with 6-9 years of experience in Agile software development!

Aligning eLearning Levels of Interactivity with Articulate 360

B Online Learning

So how much interactivity do you require for your content? What do they need to be able to ‘do’ as an outcome of this module? If you haven’t asked those questions yet, go and do it now. You can do that with Preso!

Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?

Disprz

The era of specialization is here – this is true of people and software systems as well! If you are an HR professional, you will not look for a computer programmer today – you will look to hire a Ruby on Rails expert with 6-9 years of experience in Agile software development!

Introducing eBridge: An Online Review And Collaboration Tool To Optimize eLearning Course Development

EI Design

Due to varied needs of customers, you possibly use multiple authoring tools to craft the required custom online training solution. eBridge: An Online Review And Collaboration Tool To Optimize eLearning Course Development. eBridge is not just another issue tracking tool.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

Since the birth of elearning, a pair of innovative software giants have carved out their place as industry favorites: Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate. The authoring basics. With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content.

BLOG: Where do businesses find their LMS content?

Unicorn Training

Software Advice, a site that rates learning management platforms, surveyed 150 corporate LMS administrators on their use of third-party versus in-house training materials and found 73% use both. From knowing the industry that stat probably isn't a huge surprise.

Everyday Adobe and Working out Loud

Adobe Captivate

I’ve spent a long time “learning how to use captivate” while dabbling in Photoshop, Illustrator, or Adobe XD when I had a need to try to use them, but have realized that without a clear purpose and time to play, I revert to “simpler” and more familiar tools even when I know that it would be a better overall experience to create in Captivate. I keep at it, but have been frustrated at what I see as a “gap” in support for the creative process.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

Since the birth of elearning, a pair of innovative software giants have carved out their place as industry favorites: Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate. But with the rise of modern cloud-based authoring software, many learning managers and designers are looking for a resolution to the contemporary learning pains that come from desktop-based authoring tools. The Authoring Basics. Overcoming the authoring skills gap. Elearning Product

How to Develop Your First Employee Training Program

ProProfs

These efforts are intended to make employees productive and successful so that businesses can stay relevant in a rapidly evolving business climate. The role of employee training software is quite valuable in such a scenario. Choose the Right Employee Training Software.

How to identify your organisation’s training needs

Your Training Edge

A great idea or product may capture and hold the market for a while but without growth, even the strongest organisation will get left behind. It is self-evident that employees who receive the right training are more productive, efficient, and satisfied. Do you have a mentorship program?

8 Tips to Incorporate Screencasts Into Your Online Training Course

TechSmith Camtasia

There is a broad range of applications for screencasts in online training, from software product demos to POS system tutorials. Invest In a Feature-Rich eLearning Authoring Tool. Thus, creating the complete package without having to invest in additional software.

A week of working and Learning in Ukraine

Challenge to Learn

So I know that life there is very different from my life in The Netherlands. Imagine that you as a 26-year-old software developer suddenly have to fight against the Russian army. I didn’t know that and it does place the conflict for me in e new perspective.

How Blending Lean, Agile, and Design Thinking Will Transform Your Team

General Assembly

Building a stronger workflow for developers, designers, and product managers leads to better cross-team collaboration — and better products. Our product teams are learning Lean , and our design teams are learning Design Thinking. Do less research, more often.

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Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018

Videonitch

We know it’s effective in educating – Ebbinghaus forgetting curve be dammed when there a good story behind the learning. Feinberg, this happened during the production of The Incredibles. Both provide valuable information for assessing the learner and the video’s quality.

6 Must-Read Learning Game Design Books

Knowledge Guru

Designing a game is no easy task, but do you know what’s even more difficult? Here are six learning game design books that are on our must-read list: Play to Learn: Everything You Need to Know About Designing Effective Learning Games.

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2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

This is our most popular Managing eLearning post every year, and by now we know you want to see the hype curve first. Cryptocurrencies are clearly at the peak of the general-purpose (non-eLearning) hype curve – a couple of thousand percent increase in value will do that.

Make e-Learning work: Outcome learning (3). The managers perspective

Challenge to Learn

I’m a manager myself for over 20 years now and I know from first-hand experience how difficult it is make decisions about learning and training. When you have to decide on whether or not to train a group of people this becomes even more difficult, most of the times you just don’t know. How do you decide on the validity of your investment and how to measure the outcome? You need to know what your employees need to be able to do and to know to make them competent.

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

Learning Visions

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. This past year we started doing more video interviews with SMEs using Flip cameras over the XL1. Sure the quality isn't as good but for internal clips embedded in Articulate courses, they're "good enough" for us.

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How to Create an Online Course

Ed App

In our technological age, online courses are the go-to for many productive organizations. Thus, it can be a real challenge if instructional designers don’t know where to begin. This is crucial to being able to know about the organization’s processes, products or services back to front. Identify potential gaps in the market which can be filled with important knowledge. Good authoring tools like these import your content into the course in their most optimal form.

How to work better with your subject matter experts

Elucidat

As an instructional designer, learning consultant or elearning project manager, your job is to build a positive and productive relationship with your SME. You might have different views on how to get there, but you both want a successful project and effective end product.

Writing & Grammar: Of Hooks and Ladders

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Jennie Ruby Proofreading is a quality control check of text and layout that many of us are asked to do with little or no training. For example, how do you indicate that you want the space between words to be closed up? Do you scratch out both words and write toothpaste in the margin? Do you draw a circle around the area and write a note in the margin saying, "Please remove the space between the words to make one word"? How do I know this?

How Important is the Design Phase?

Design2Train

How important is the Design Phase in producing a high quality online training (eLearning, wbt, cbt) program? The Design Phase is both the instructional and technical foundation of the finished product. How do you know if you have completed the Design Phase properly?

10 Questions to Consider When Selecting A Custom eLearning Content Provider

Obsidian Learning

How do you typically engage subject matter experts (SMEs)? You want your learners to be satisfied with the end product, but you also want your own team satisfied with the overall process. Once development starts, gaps are often identified. What authoring tool do you use?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Designer as Consultant?

Learning Visions

With the rise of rapid eLearning tools and the ease with which virtually anyone can now create a course, whats changing for the instructional designer? SMEs using rapid eLearning tools)? I dont know how to interpret this, nor are my findings indicative of any official status in IDs.

Free L&D webinars for July 2019

Limestone Learning

Emotional intelligence (EI or EQ) is a fundamental part of that competency because it’s linked to quality workplace relationships. It’s important to do your research to learn what functionality and tools are now available in the ever-changing elearning market.

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8 Creative Ways to Visualize Ideas with Explainer Videos

mysimpleshow

Transforming high volumes of data into meaningful insights is challenging, but there’s nothing you can’t do. By effectively exploiting the power of visual and audio, you can better visualize your ideas and even fill content gaps. That’s pretty much what you need to know.

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