Easygenerator has made all the right choices

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It is nice that Easygenerator is listed again, confirming our place between the leading authoring tools. But even more interesting is that the report confirms all the strategic choices Easygenerator made over the past few years. Easygenerator is on track for each of these points.

Why Easygenerator will launch a free edition of her authoring software

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In a few weeks’ time easygenerator will make a big step towards meeting her mission to change eLearning. We are in the final stages of launching a free edition of easygenerator; it will be available in the first half of October. Changing the business model.

Easygenerator Wins Excellence in e-learning Award

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Easygenerator has just won the golden “Excellence in e-Learning” award at the 2018 CLO Learning in Practice Awards, presented by Chief Learning Officer magazine. Winning this award is an incredible honor for Easygenerator and a major milestone for our “Employee-generated Learning” approach.

Why EasyGenerator isn’t open source

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Before I joined EasyGenerator we had a series of discussions about a number of topics. The question was: should EasyGenerator become open source or should it stay proprietary. I want to answer the question based on three different outlooks: the business perspective (as a producer of software), the partner perspective and the end user or customer perspective. Business perspective. e-Learning authoring tool EasyGenerator Learning technology Open source

Reflection: my first 265 days as CEO of easygenerator

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He said it had become more a marketing blog for easygenerator and less reflective than it was before. I shifted (a bit) from a personal view to a corporate (easygenerator) view. I will start with a personal reflection on my first period as CEO of easygenerator. I have 100 days to go to complete my first year as CEO of easygenerator. A great career and success in business are important to me, but I’m (again) aware of how relative this ‘success’ is.

Easygenerator in top 10 lists

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Easygenerator is clearly gaining a lot of traction. Not the least names in the business: Kaplan University, Walden University, Capella University, Collorado technical University and Ivy bridge college.

Easygenerator is looking for an online marketing intern

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Easygenerator is a young, rapidly growing Internet business. Easygenerator provides cloud-based eLearning authoring software. Easygenerator has its offices in Rotterdam and Utrecht. Easygenerator Internship marketing

Easygenerator on position 51 in Jane Hart top 200

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Easygenerator is growing and that reflects in the Jane Hart Top 200 of this year. Easygenerator is on position 55 for educational tools and on position 43 for workplace learning. We use Easygenerator to produce attractive, effective learning material.

Webinar: What’s New with Easygenerator’s e-Learning software ? #DevLearn follow up.

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The new Web version of easygenerator’s e-learning software was successfully launched and announced at the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas last week. This event will be perfect for those who are evaluating easygenerator as an e-learning development solution. . Attendees of this webinar will be eligible for a discount, a 12 month subscription to easygenerator for the price of 11 months. The post Webinar: What’s New with Easygenerator’s e-Learning software ?

Agile eLearning development: business goals and road map

Challenge to Learn

The idea is to go over the process of agile software development at easygenerator and translate that into eLearning development. I will start with the ‘long term planning’: The road map and how to connect learning to your business goals. Business goals and road map.

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The people behind Easygenerator: Beatrijs van de Griendt

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Easygenerator is growing. This gave us the idea to do a series of blog post on the people behind easygenerator. I'm Beatrijs van de Griendt and I'm an Instructional Designer @ easygenerator. I will give webinars with advice on instructional design and easygenerator.

Product Review: EasyGenerator Rapid Content Authoring Tool

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EasyGenerator. EasyGenerator is a SaaS based content authoring tool that is like a piece of fine sculpture, with some cracks, but beauty that is hidden within. EasyGenerator requires you to enter statements too and won’t let you move on, until you do so. .

Easygenerator is looking for an Online Marketing Intern!

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Easygenerator is a young, rapidly growing Internet business. Easygenerator provides cloud-based eLearning authoring software. Easygenerator has its offices in Rotterdam and Utrecht. You will be responsible for executing the content strategy of easygenerator (blogs, press releases and social media). Additionally, you will support email marketing and newsletter creation, and ensure content optimization on the easygenerator website.

In for study advice? Do it the easygenerator way

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In the design you take the learning objectives or business goals as a starting point. Alongside the study advice easygenerator shows the learner which objectives he has to achieve to finish the course successfully.

Easygenerator in Top 10 List eLearning Authoring Software

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Easygenerator is clearly gaining a lot of traction. Not the least names in the business: Kaplan University, Walden University, Capella University, Collorado technical University and Ivy bridge college.

Start-up growth Challenge

Challenge to Learn

That time has come for Easygenerator. Today, Easygenerator is a 30-employee company (divided over four countries), and we are still growing. Getting the right people onboard is important from a business perspective but also from a “cultural” perspective.

Easygenerator is coming to the USA

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We are moving forwards with easygenerator and the next step will be that we will enter the US market. We will open office in Boston (within a month or two), from there we will coordinate US business development and provide services and support. We will present ourselves at the expo and Kasper Spiro will give a conference presentation on Output Learning, with the subtitle "Connecting Learning to the Business".

Connect learning to the business: Learning objectives and action mapping

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I will present about: Supporting business objectives with better learning objectives. In order to keep eLearning relevant we need to create better courses, we need to connect these courses to the business goals and we need to prove our added value to the business.

Business lessons from long distance running

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Running business. It occurred to me that running a business is a lot alike. You have a long distance goal (for easygenerator becoming to number one learning authoring environment in the world) and you have to make sure that every step you take will bring you closer to your goal. The same goes for running your business. . achieving your business goals Long distance runningI like to run ‘long’ distances.

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Blogging about #DevLearn

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Great keynotes, interesting concurrent sessions, lots of good conversations and contact and the official launch of easygenerator in the United States. Easygenerator’s booth number at the expo, please come and check us out.

Day one: My agile eLearning development presentation from #DevLearn

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For us at easygenerator the day was mostly about our new free web edition. Agile eLearning development: business goals and road map. Agile eLearning development Devlearn 2013 e-Learning EasyGenerator eLearning authoring tool eLearning software Day one of DevLearn was not an ordinary day.

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Agile tips that will improve your eLearning development

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We use it at Easygenerator to develop our software. Tools like Easygenerator have special review functions for this purpose. Agile e-learning development (1): business goals and road map. I love agile development.

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My tips for the DevLearn conference in Las Vegas

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Session 211: Applying the “Flipped Classroom” Model for Business Learning. I will be presenting two times at the Management Xchange Schedule stage in the expo center about the launch of our easygenerator’s free edition ( read all about it! ) devlearn EasyGenerator eLearning

Make e-Learning work: Outcome learning

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Since I became CEO of easygenerator I wanted to have a clear vision and mission on what we do and why we do it. At easygenerator we use these ideas to give direction to product development and our market approach. Although I developed these ideas to give direction to easygenerator I believe that they apply in a broader context. align e-Learning more with business needs. Adaptive learning e-Learning EasyGenerator learning outcome learning Output learning

Ukrainian visit | Change to learn

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Skip to content Homepage Kasper Spiro Change to learn “ On a mission to make EasyGenerator the best and most successful e-Learning authoring tool in the world ” ‹ Generating an Easy startup The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro › November 21, 2010 Ukrainian visit This week I have visited the development team of EasyGenerator located in the Ukraine and it was great.

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Devlearn conference day one: an exhilarating day

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Easygenerator Free edition launch. After the keynote I presented the launch of easygenerators free edition. My second presentation of the day about learning objectives and how you can use the in many ways, but most importantly how to use them to connect learning to your business goals.

Think Like a Start-Up, Act Like a Product Manager

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Look specifically for points where user needs intersect with business needs and technological capabilities. It is essential for you to be democratic and collaborate with key stakeholders, including: Business leaders (you need their buy-in, and their involvement strongly drives performance).

It is great to have that startup feeling again

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This week Easygenerator moved into a new office and that gave me the “startup feeling” all over again. A bit of Easygenerator’s history. In fact Easygenerator is (in e-Learning terms) an ancient company. We reinvented Easygenerator from the ground up.

DevLearn conference Day 1: a hectic day

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It was about governance, how do you connect your learning department to the business. He told about his experience as a CLO at Reuters where they had a board with business leaders, HR and Learning. He told that he did some research and found that about 50% of the companies have boards like that, but only 12,5% of all companies had business stakeholders in that board. That way you can tie the learning better to the business.

Devlearn conference 2011: retrospective

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For easygenerator it was an important conference too. I’m even considering adding support for the agile process to easygenerator. It was a great conference, very valuable from a business perspective and from the perspective as an e-Learning professional. devlearn curation e-Learning EasyGenerator eLearning guildI’m back home after a great DevLearn conference. Looking (and reading) back at the conference there are several things that stick out for me.

DevLearn Day 3: the final day of a great week

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They are from Intel and told us how they try to connect to the business. At Intel learning is a support organization (as always) resorting under HR so they have to work hard to connect to the business. What they did was to give each HR director of a business group a learning consultant. The conclusion was don’t work from learning goals but from organization/business goals. Insure access to the business leaders and use a steering committee.

T-mobile e-Learning hackaton: let your employees do the work

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They had the opportunity to create an e-Learning course with either Articulate Storyline or Easygenerator. Half of the computers was set up to work with Articulate Storyline, the other half with Easygenerator. The business reason behind this event is simple.

Employee-generated Learning is now mainstream

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Easygenerator started pioneering the Employee-generated Learning approach in 2013. They try to offer products and services similar to Easygenerator’s. Here is the recording of that last webinar: [link] Easygenerator’s growth.

DevLearn 2014: The death of the corporate LMS and WYSIWYG authoring

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Learning moves to the business : Informal learning, working smarter. Mapping learning goals to business goals. It will be available for download on the easygenerator website. At easygenerator we are in the middle of this transformation. e-Learning Easygenerator

Kasper Spiro on eLearning Chat

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Two weeks ago, Easygenerator’s CEO, Kasper Spiro, made his second appearance on eLearning chat, the show led by eLearning expert Rick Zanotti. Since Kasper’s appearance last year, a lot has changed for easygenerator.

An eLearning revolution: From professional development to knowledge sharing

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I will try to illustrate how fundamental this change is by telling you what happened over the past 18 months at Easygenerator. And that is changing, now anyone can create eLearning with simple web based tools like Easygenerator and share it via the web with anyone, anywhere.

70:20:10 and user generated learning: no way!

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At Easygenerator we try to address that issue in a couple of ways. On top of that, authors can work together within Easygenerator to create a course. SMEs and especially your top experts on certain topics will be busy. Here is how we at easygenerator do this.