5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

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Given this trend, it is but obvious that the demand for rapid authoring tools which can publish content in HTML5 will also increase. In this post, we examine 5 rapid authoring tools which show tremendous promise. 4) mLearning Studio from Rapid Intake.

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7 Learning Industry Websites You Need To Know


There are plenty of free resources to keep you busy for a while. Think of E-Learning Learning as a constantly updated hub for some of the industry commentary from bloggers, businesses, and professional societies. Some of these may be obvious to you, while others may surprise you.

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TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs


During the last 5 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from an eLearning community of practice that exists in the blogosphere. I did my research and I listed 134 eLearning and workplace Learning Blogs.

Ten tips to build interactivity


Among the current key rapid authoring tools are: Adobe Captivate – Not for the dilettante, being priced at some £1,750. Mohive – Now part of the French leadership and management business, CrossKnowledge, but originally developed in Scandinavia, it doesn’t – as yet – appear to have an HTML5 publishing output and there seems to be no mention of Tin Can. eLearning Guest post Learning Tools rapid authoringInteractivity is a key component in the learning process.

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

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7 Rapid Intake Unison – One of the first RCATs to offer collaborative capabilities on the net. This is an online authoring system (see info above) and its authoring tool means business. 1 Rapid Intake mLearning Studio – RI makes three products. authoring tools Awards content authoring tool e-learning craig weiss e-learning software elearninfo247 elearning rapid content authoring tools

DevCon2007 - my first keynote

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Many thanks to the Rapid Intake team for selecting me as the headliner for DevCon2007 in Utah. And of course those folks in their prime, the peak of their careers, running a new training department, or seeing their small business having tremendous success. What a great crowd! I had fun and heard many positive remarks about my sessions and the keynote. I also met many, many very nice enthusiastic people.

DevLearn Day 1

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Rapid Intake is now called Litmos Author. Let me guess – business is good? Well back to another expo conference installment – this time it is DevLearn Day 1. First off, this is being written in the WordPress app so there will not be any colors and the text might appear strange in your browser. Themes. Perhaps a better word would be “common themes”, since there were four that came out – loud and clear here at the expo.

E-Learning Takeaways

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Callidus Cloud – Rapid Intake Authoring Suite. Yeah, it’s risky, but e-learning business is a risky endeavor to begin with and if you haven’t figured out that yet, perhaps it is time to re-consider your business in this space. 12-21-2012. For some people ominous times are ahead of us.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

The acceptance of mobile learning within the business community probably won’t happen with much fanfare, it will just happen and be accepted as a “norm” wherein the market no longer asks “should we offer learning to our employees (or partners or customers) via mobile device?”

E-Learning Trade Shows + Product Reviews 4 #TK11

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Vendors who hand you a product (trial) and their business card or they just have their items in a bowl and you grab one. It is a serious problem in our space, and goes across all products and business size. elearn Online – rapid content authoring tool. Their small business one, frankly was stripped down and basic and not worth the cost. Rapid Intake will announce next week, their newest product: mLearning Studio.

M-Learning: Where’s the app for that?

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Rapid Intake is still in beta testing for the app, but as of right now, the total number of vendors is Zero. Business? If you are a LMS vendor – business, unless your target market is education/academia – then education. As I write on my iPad, thoughts swirl abound. With all these vendors talking about their solution and its capabilities on mobile devices, it should be easy to find an app for that.

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Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

As I stated in the previous post assessing my 2010 predictions, the size and complexity of mobile learning projects/programs will continue to expand across all geographical and line-of-business boundaries. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?

Being Thankful: E-Learning Thoughts

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Vendors who added innovative features including text to speech (way to go SoftChalk), to true HTML5 support (Claro, Cm-Studio, Rapid Intake, Toolbook and sort of HTML5 output – Lectora) to image editors, SDK kits, gaming sims and Sony PSP devices. When the prospect asked why, the salesperson told them that: Any legitimate business has a web site today and if you don’t then you are not a business and likely to be a fake.

Holiday Giveaway from E-Learning 24/7

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Rapid Intake -100 seats, one year license for ClickCourse SCORM LMS (one winner will be selected, and you must work at a company, firm, organization, etc. As a kickoff to the launching of my own business (E-Learn Info) which provides advisory services to individuals interested in e-learning products or solutions; as well as advisory services geared towards e-learning vendors, I will be identifying 5 trends to watch for in 2011.

Times are changing – trends in the content authoring tool market

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As the rapid content authoring market continues to grow, new features and capabilities are equally growing. With the ever growing telecomm or working remote approach (and I am even talking about FT employees), globalization and the push to in the “cloud&# , it makes strong business sense to follow suit. In just six months since then, the numbers have grown rapidly. The rapid increase in mobile learning is tied directly to tablets.

Answering your LMS Questions

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This is due to some of these companies allowing various business units to purchase their own system OR they have one system for employees and one system for customers. Rather than be swayed by the big names, I’d focus on vendors who are like you, whether it is via your vertical or business type or even your size of business. Q: I use Articulate, Rapid Intake and other 3rd party authoring tools, will they work in any LMS?

Latest E-Learning Trends – Some good, some bad

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This isn’t the case with a LMS product geared to small business or associations, for example, who land a large client or two, and then say to themselves – ah, we can compete, so lets focus on that. I love this trend, because it clearly says that the rapid content authoring tool vendors are becoming innovative and are seeing the market. Rapid Intake mLearning Studio is near launch.

TechKnowledge 2012 – Post Assessment

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Zero web conferencing vendors – I guess business is booming for you – the economy clearly is not playing a factor. Content authoring tool vendors equally not over abundent (Rapid Intake, Allen Communications, Articulate, Adobe were there among a few others). Last week, I attended TK 2012 in Las Vegas.

How to Buy a LMS

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RCAT – Rapid Content Authoring Tool. It is called rapid because you can build quickly without any real tech skill sets. Common brands under RCAT – Articulate, Lectora, Captivate, Rapid Intake, dominKnow Claro. businesses would allow their employees’ learning move from their solution into another, without their consent? Assist with business processes. I rarely do a plug for my business, but here it goes.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

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As the evolution of e-learning continues, the rapid content authoring tools (RCAT) market follows suit. If a RCAT vendor tells you they have been in business for over 10 years, they are somewhat misleading, since WBT courses really didn’t start to hit the mark until 2000 and then you have limited choices on how to build. Rapid Intake. This is a growing market with new vendors showing up, but at the same time, others disappearing.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

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Rapid Intake: Unison. Ask yourself who is the primary person who is going to be building the courses & then ask yourself, will they be able to create a course with this product easily and in rapid time? My business web site is [link] and provides advisory services to e-learning vendors and individuals interested in e-learning products, solutions & services.


Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

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Even in organisations where L&D priorities are closely aligned with business priorities there’s plenty of head-room for improvement. Here Are More Than 200 Free Rapid E-Learning Tutorials - Rapid eLearning Blog , April 20, 2010 A few weeks ago I offered some advice on how to become an elearning pro without spending a dime. This time Steve alerted me to some research that Forrester has been doing for Adobe on the development of rapid elearning in the USA.

List of e-Learning Job Descriptions

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To enable and support all staff in the training and business curriculum changes needed to utilize new technologies and learning materials. Two or more years solid experience in a functional training role with emphasis on technology and business process training development and design. · Designs, develops, and deploys e-learning content based on business needs. He develops the rapid prototype, the programmed working model, upon which the final product is based.

What Tools Should We Learn?


It is not quite a computer science degree, a technology degree nor a business management degree. It was an extended (10 semesters) degree that dealt with how to manage information through technology in business. Some are referred to as “Rapid” where others are more complex.