Should you outsource your content development?

LearnUpon

The quality of course content is critical to the success of Learning and Development programs. Effective content will keep learners engaged, support successful outcomes, and help your team to reach its goals. Start with these questions: Why are you creating course content?

SweetRush Named a Top Content Development Company by Training Industry

SweetRush

May 17, 2018 — SweetRush has received top honors again, having been included in Training Industry’s prestigious list of Top 20 Content Development Companies for 2018. In an ever-changing world, the field of learning and development is in constant transformation.

Evaluate The Right Partner To Outsource Your eLearning Content Development: Ultimate Cheat Sheet

Adobe Captivate

Outsourcing of eLearning content development has been there for a few decades. It enables the Learning and Development teams to focus on the next level of tasks including strategic planning, determining ways to measure the effectiveness of learning, analyzing program usage, and exploration on what more is possible. However, there are several challenges that are inherent to outsourcing eLearning content development.

My Favorite Things: Tools and Tips to Facilitate Content Development

Dashe & Thomson

You may even gain a little peace of mind the next time you need to share or collaborate on a flow chart or diagram during the course of your content development efforts.

5 Advantages of Custom Elearning Development for In-House Learning Teams

Learnkit

Elearning has been around for a couple decades, and it is only the past few years that organizations have really started to understand the dynamic benefits that custom elearning development can deliver to business results. Gone are the days of stale powerpoint decks being passed off as intelligent elearning. The trouble is, building the competency in-house to fully reap the benefits of custom elearning development can be challenging – and costly!

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eLearning Software for Blended Learning

B Online Learning

This blog is the continuation for this series on the how’s and why’s of developing and delivering a good blended learning experience for the learner. This one looks at the second platform for the delivery of your blended course, the eLearning development software.

What is Blended Learning, and Why is it Important?

ej4 eLearning

According to Wikipedia: “Blended learning is a formal education program in which a student learns at least in part through delivery of content and instruction via digital and online media with some element of student control over time, place, path, or pace.”. Adding technology solutions, like an online wiki or content library, allows learners to access just the information they need. Modern Learning Management Systems can track employee use and skill development.

Effective Rapid eLearning from Classroom Learning Content?

Vignettes Learning

Our belief : At Vignettes Learning we use stories in eLearning; however, we make them interactive. Therefore, it is only logical to assign them the development of content in line with their expertise. I used the movie Karate Kid (1984) as a metaphor for eLearning development.

Designing eLearning for Martians and Other Aliens

Vignettes Learning

In order to know the context, the eLearning developer must first understand the culture and history of its audience. __ I define meaning as the reference point to which a learner connects an idea or knowledge to understandable applications.

Accelerating eLearning by Focusing on Context

Vignettes Learning

Our belief: At Vignettes Learning we use stories in eLearning; however, we make them interactive. Synthesis: Accessibility to massive content in this Digital Information Age can be overwhelming and sidetrack even those with the best intentions. It is therefore important that designers focus on the intended context of their lessons rather than allow themselves to be distracted by too much information during elearning development.

Why Engaging eLearning and a Fancy LMS is Not Enough

eLearning Architect

Investing time and money on the development of high quality eLearning and implementing a fancy LMS is not enough to guarantee an experience your learners are going to enjoy. How does this relate to eLearning? Do they see the content on the LMS at all?

Changing Landscape in E-Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Vikas: What are clients looking for in eLearning programs? Jim: What strikes me is that there is a phenomenal change in the eLearning industry in comparison to when eLearning was first introduced. As eLearning is ever growing and getting interactive likewise the clients' demands have also grown over the years. They face a lot of cost pressure on eLearning programs. Vikas: How have eLearning development practices and processes changed over the past several years?

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Training Outsourcing: Overcoming Five Fallacies

CommLab India

They are now realizing the importance of training design, development, and exploiting the latest learning technologies in training outsourcing. To the contrary, training departments will gain more control over training design, content development, and project timelines.

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

So much new information! What I’d really like to talk about though, is the way that accessibility, the process and principle of making content available to those with disabilities, relates to elearning. When you make elearning accessible, you make it available to all learners.

Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Train Your Client On Training.

Dashe & Thomson

Train Your Client On Training by Paul on January 31, 2011 in Instructional Design , Training Development In the enterprise learning industry, when you sit down with a client to discuss an opportunity, oftentimes the client has a good idea what they want.

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The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

From a personal perspective, networking builds new relationships through which you can share information, answer questions, and make new connections. People in your network become the portals to knowledge, opportunity, and information you might not find on your own.

How to Make Elearning Accessible: Insights from the 2017 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference

The Learning Dispatch

So much new information! What I’d really like to talk about though, is the way that accessibility, the process and principle of making content available to those with disabilities, relates to elearning. When you make elearning accessible, you make it available to all learners.

Learning on the go: how to develop engaging mobile-friendly courses

TalentLMS

And when it comes to eLearning , things are even tougher. What about your content, though? The answer is yes — and in this post, we will share a few tips on how to create the best mobile-friendly eLearning experiences for your learners.

Let Go Through BPO for eLearning

Web Courseworks

BPO: Managing Services & Association eLearning. Members love professional development opportunities. Let’s say they need to deliver eLearning to thousands of members. What service management needs might an association “outsource” for eLearning? Content management.