INFOGRAPHIC: Microsoft Word vs Google Docs vs LibreOffice


There are some tools that every business, no matter the industry or size, cannot live without. Each sporting different features, benefits, and drawbacks, Microsoft Word , Google Docs , and LibreOffice are all contenders for the document software in your office and personal life.

mLearning Presentations using Google Docs

mLearning Trends

A RT from Tim Martin at the Elearning Guild brought my attention to a blog posting by Wesley Fryer at Stormchasers about his use of Google Presentation -- part of the free cloud-based Google Docs service -- as a means of distributing mobile learning content to his ecosystem. After completing a presentation, mobile users have the option of going back into Google Docs for further collaboration options as well.

Time to Get on Board with Collaborative Learning

Learning Rebels

Try any one of the following tools: Google Docs. Social Learning Tools Technology Tips Collaboration Collaboration Exercises Google Docs learning technology Litmos SlackCollaborative Learning is where it’s at and let’s allow technology to bring it home!

Head to Head: INFOGRAPHIC: Microsoft Word vs Google Docs vs LibreOffice


There are some tools that every business, no matter the industry or size, cannot live without. Each sporting different features, benefits, and drawbacks, Microsoft Word , Google Docs , and LibreOffice are all contenders for the document software in your office and personal life.

Blogging to Build Your Business

Experiencing eLearning

I recently gave a presentation to the Online Network of Independent Learning Professionals about blogging to build your business. At the time, starting a business wasn’t even on my radar. Now I have my business in one place and my blog in another, which splits my online identity.

Customer Education: The Complete Guide For Your Business


It’s fast becoming a must-do strategy for modern businesses. For businesses looking to formalize, update, or begin their customer education program this guide is for you. We see this a lot as businesses are deep in support queries that waste time, money, and resources.

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Choosing Software for your Business: A Buyer’s Guide


As our business grows, there’s always a team or two trying to find new software. Teams trying to find business software (in their case an LMS ) that optimizes their processes. How to choose software for your business. Where to find business software?

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning


We’ll start with a few interesting use cases of QR Codes that we are able to think of in the context of e-learning and m-learning (with a few thoughts for Instructor-Led Training as well): Add QR Codes to the business cards and workstations of the employees in your organization. Tag my Doc : This is a tool that automatically adds a QR code to your documents tohelp you ensure that you are always working with the most up-to-date version of the document.

Here is All You Need to Start an Online Course Business


At its core you need the following to start a business in this space: Course content. Open up Microsoft Word (or Google Docs, whichever you prefer) and start outlining your course. They get distracted thinking about business cards, colors, and names. If you have been paying attention in the past few years then you probably have noticed a lot of hype around creating & selling online courses – and with good reason.

Business = service

Jay Cross

Until recently, I didn’t appreciate how fortunate I’d been to land in classes at Harvard B-School where folks like Earl Sasser, Ted Leavitt, Jim Heskett, and Daryl Wycoff were creating the foundations of looking at service as a way of business. This is important.

10 Travel Tips for Business Trips


Meeting with clients, visiting headquarters, looking at property, and getting together with teams are oftentimes ubiquitous travel trips all too familiar in the business world. Sometimes going on a business trip can consist of hours in windowless conference rooms.

Small Businesses: How to Get Started with E-Learning (Without Blowing Your Budget)


They own small businesses with fittingly small training budgets and they feel that they’ve been shut-out from using E-Learning by a marketplace that caters to enterprise clients with deep pockets. Many businesses simply leverage their Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in a training capacity.

Friday Finds: Productivity Hacks

eLearning Brothers

To be fair, it’s not exclusively a business tool or an eLearning tool. You can do the same thing with Evernote, Google Docs spreadsheets and more. IFTTT works with business apps like Yammer, Office 365, and more.

With a little help from our friends: the services we use to build our business


G Suite – Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Calendar. We use Google’s suite of business productivity solutions for handling company email, file sharing, and meetings scheduling.

BLOG: Where do businesses find their LMS content?

Unicorn Training

Whether quickly converting a PDF into something more creative, turning a PowerPoint slideshow into an interactive module, or putting some life into a Word doc, our eCreator authoring tool, integrated within SkillsServe, enables the creation of short, highly-engaging and mobile compatible courses.

11 Zapier Workflows to Automate Your Marketing


Response: Invite them to a shared Google Doc. Slack is one such space, but even something as simple as a shared Google Doc can be enough. Marketing automation obviously saves you a lot of busy work, and it’s even beneficial for your learner if it means they receive more timely support. business sell elearningHow to use Zapier to nurture leads and offer better learner support.

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How to write a great RFP for your eLearning Platform search

Academy of Mine

By using an RFP you can: Organize and prioritize your business needs and desired solutions. . However, all of this work is ultimately laying the foundation for you to determine which platform is best for your business and your back pocket. What line of business are you in? .

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5 Reasons to Blur Images at Work (When in Doubt, Blur it Out)

TechSmith Camtasia

Use blurring when creating screenshots for IT help desk, manuals, common workflows, how-to docs , and more. Business blur corporate training tips documentation help desk photo editing Snagit visual communication

5 types of software needed for a remote workforce


Aside from guidelines for everything from setting acceptable working hours to how to control an influx of email communication, remote work places need specific software and business solutions that will allow them to work effectively from locations all across the country or world.

5 High Paying Jobs You Can Get with a Bachelor’s Degree


Fancy yourself a Doc Brown type? Business High Paying Career successYou might think the highest paying jobs all require a master’s degree and at least a decade of experience, but that’s just not true.

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Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

My business website and portfolio were also built with WordPress. Google Docs is where I keep track of my time spent on projects , create quick drafts, and other tasks. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning.

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The Hidden Features of Open edX Studio – Part 1


Easy insertion of external tools like Google docs and LTI-enabled tools. Blog Business hidden features open edx studioOpen edX is big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is.

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7 Reasons to Use an Authoring Tool

Gutenberg Technology

Microsoft Word and Google Docs do not have the capabilities nor do they fit the needs of an online educational publisher. Content developers can focus on the core of their business and not on the technology they are using to achieve their tasks. Other word processors do not make the grade. An authoring tool allows them to publish directly on mobile and tablet devices, and the web.

What’s in My Conference Bag? ATD ICE 2018

Learning Rebels

I keep my notes Google Docs. Why this matters to you – keeping your notes on Evernote, OneNote or Google docs allows you to share your notes in the moment. Especially with Google docs. Up to date business cards. Google Docs.

3 Critical Questions To Ask A Learning Technology Vendor


Win over IT leadership when building your business case for learning technology. Here are 3 critical questions to ask to better prepare your learning technology business case. Make sure your vendor provides a variety of out-of-the-box integrations with your business ecosystem.

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Making Videos – Collaboratively!

TechSmith Camtasia

With busy schedules, most of our free time occurs late at night or when it’s not convenient to meet in the same physical space. Share docs/presentation in Google Hangout (GHO). ?You The two smaller ones show both you and your partner’s docs that you’re sharing.

Jane Hart’s Top 100 Learning Tools

Jay Cross

I store all my files online, in Dropbox, Google Docs, and iCloud. The Learning Business Working SmarterIt’s time once again to contribute to Jane Hart’s annual survey of tools for learning.

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Podcast Interview, LTEN Presentation and Helpful Resources

Kapp Notes

It’s been a busy few months. In the meantime, I’ve been busy with some presentations and interviews about gamification. slideshare id=63089563&doc=lten206ss-160615103846]. Presenting, speaking and writing on games and gamification.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

This LMS can support large businesses with tens of thousands of learners, however, it may be too limiting for complex, large-scale implementations that serve vastly different audiences. (For An advanced Training Ops product for organizations that run training as a business.

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The 11 Best Writing Tools to Sharpen Your eLearning Course Text


Google Docs. For writing that needs group collaboration and editing, we’re big fans of Google Docs. It’s particularly handy if your business uses G Suite as your team will already have access. Writing.

Simplifying the Road to Insight

HT2 Labs

As data becomes more important in understanding learner activity and the wider picture of business performance, it is not uncommon to see customers integrate multiple different sources of data; some with built-in xAPI and others more custom. What’s New?

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Things You Must Consider Before Selecting an eLearning Company

Hurix Digital

How will your enterprise meet its business goals? Skill Set Offered by the eLearning Companies: Developing eLearning courses does not simply mean transferring your existing Word docs or PDF files online.

How To Improve Remote Worker Training With Microlearning

Your Training Edge

At the same time, a lesson on collaborating best practices is best imparted through a text doc with clear checklists. Author bio: Anand Srinivasan is the founder of Hubbion , a suite of free business apps and resources. Telecommuting is on the rise.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

Anyone can join up for free using their business email address and if a network for their company already exists, they will join it, if it doesn’t it will automatically be set up. 3 - Google Docs/Drive. But there’s lots more you can do with Google Docs too.


Clark Quinn

During my post-doc, a side project was developing a game that embedded analogical reasoning in a story setting. I was talking with my lass, and reminiscing about a few things. And, it occurs to me, that I may not have mentioned them all.

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Key benefits for managers when using a Learning Experience Platform


Here are some ways that Experiential learning can be used in your business to enhance communication and make management tasks easier and more efficient: Voice Conferencing with WebRTC – WebRTC-powered voice conferencing.

Collaboration, Communication, and Cooperation

Clark Quinn

It’s time to try to reconcile those, and propose why I think collaboration is a new business watchword. And I’ve done much important work with others using Google Docs and Sheets.