A Brilliant PowerPoint Tip for Enhanced Custom Graphics

eLearning Brothers

Those of you who are familiar with PowerPoint know that it can support and allow for the creation of some amazing graphical content. The only draw back is that you don’t have complete control over every aspect of the graphic as compared to software programs such as Adobe Illustrator.

How to compress PowerPoint presentations and reduce picture file size

BrightCarbon

Adding to your file size means that your presentation is likely to sit on the unfriendly size of email etiquette, but it also means your PowerPoint will run a lot slower (and it may crash – see this article for more on that ). Method 1: Compress PowerPoint presentations using in-built tools.

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Fundamentals of Designing and Developing Cost-Effective eLearning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When: September 22-25 Where: McCormick Place, Chicago (Part of the Online Learning Conference Certification program). What's the real cost for your effort? Are there hidden costs? Camtasia Captivate e-learning eLearning HTML5 Microsoft PowerPoint Storyline TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications Technical Writing Technology TechSmith Camtasia Studio training UA User Assistance User Experience UX

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Training Mojo: Stretching Your Training Dollar by Mixing Internal and External Tools and Programs

Your Training Edge

Summary: You can stretch your training dollar by carefully analyzing and choosing both internal and external tools and programs. What programs or tools are going to be absolutely necessary in the coming financial period? In your needs analysis process, be sure to divide the “must haves” from the “nice-to-haves” This way, you can prioritize easily and work toward the tools or programs you don’t absolutely need. What about your current programs?

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

being provided through primitive PowerPoint. training data, you’d have had to pay a variable fee, with the potential for spiraling costs as your business. sound complex and potentially costly but. Where learning and development programs used to be seen as.

10 Reasons to Convert Your Credentialing and Certification Programs to eLearning

Association eLearning

Need a reason to convert your existing instructor-led credentialing and certification programs to eLearning? 10 years ago, the idea of offering online certification and credentialing programs at your association would have been crazy. Less costly for the association.

Why PowerPoint Isn’t the Right Choice for Interactive E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

If you follow this blog then you know that I’m a big fan of PowerPoint. But is PowerPoint the best option if you want to create interactive elearning? Here’s What Makes PowerPoint Special. Top PowerPoint Tips & Tricks. 3 PowerPoint Shortcuts.

Are you still using PowerPoint for your training sessions?

isEazy

PowerPoint has been, for a long time, our “all-purpose” tool. PowerPoint. PowerPoint again. That’s right, we used to turn to PowerPoint, which has always been there to save our skin. A PowerPoint presentation is not a course. How to achieve it with PowerPoint?

Learning & Development: How To Do It Right (2020 Update)

Docebo

With high stakes riding on the success of our training and development strategies, it’s time for us to unpack the importance of polished learning programs and, even more crucially, better understand how our training programs have failed in the past. The Cost of Turnover.

8 Reasons Why Your Online Training Program Is Failing

eFront

Did you recently set up a corporate online training program expecting it to set the world alight, only for it to turn into a damp squib? Most staff training and development programs are a process of evolution and many fall flat at first attempt.

How to Develop an eLearning Program for Your Company

Roundtable Learning

What does it take to develop an eLearning training program ? . In this article, we will cover what you need to know to launch your eLearning training, including what eLearning is and popular tools, steps to start an eLearning program along with our top tips for success.

10 Reasons Why Institutions Should invest in Online Learning Programs

Hurix Digital

The methods used by online learning programs are primarily aimed at delivering the best possible learning outcomes in the digital world, thus contributing to the overall vision of the educational institutions. Online Learning Programs provide targeted and timely assistance to students.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: More on PowerPoint and Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Thursday, April 05, 2007 More on PowerPoint and Instructional Design Continuing the PowerPoint conversation begun yesterday here and picked up by Clive on Learning: Dont blame PowerPoint.and Quintus Joubert PowerPoint vs. Interactive Learning. Heres another article on PowerPoint, found via Donald Clark at Big Dog, Little Dog : Bite the Bullet: Improving Your Presentation Strategies.

3 Steps to Create a Great Online Certificate Program

KnowledgeAnywhere

Through improvements in technology, it is possible for corporations of all sizes to offer their own, tailored certificate programs. Of course, simply putting together a PowerPoint presentation and finishing it up with a few multiple choice questions is not enough.

Why is Onboarding Important for Your Organization?

Roundtable Learning

In this article, we will cover the differences between onboarding and orientation, why onboarding is important, and some tools you can use to make your program immersive. Reduces Employee Turnover Costs. Recruiting, interviewing, and hiring is only the first step to growing your team.

5 Step Process to Develop E-learning Videos Using PowerPoint

CommLab India

What if I say videos can be developed very easily using just PowerPoint? In this blog post, I’ll share 4 simple steps that’ll help you develop engaging, cost-effective videos without any animation experts or software. All you need is PowerPoint.

How Can Associations Improve Member Education? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

In this environment, you’d think associations would be bursting at the seams with participants in member education programs. So, at a time when member education programs should be thriving, many have been losing ground. The cost of inaction will be high and sales will be low!

Responsive Design Tips for eLearning Courses

eLearning Brothers

This is usually handled by the design tool and behind-the-scenes algorithms and programming. Development Time and Cost: I have often heard the concern “it will take twice (or 3 times) as long to develop our courses in a responsive format, and that time comes with a monetary value as well.”

eLearning enhances maritime training programs

Aptara

eLearning enhances maritime training programs. Several eLearning initiatives in the maritime industry, for example, are improving training programs for sailors and security professionals. eLearning solutions are engaging, flexible and highly customizable.

Corporate Employee Training Programs: E-learning vs. Face-to-Face

Beyond Campus Innovations

Corporate Employee Training Programs: E-learning vs. Face-to-Face. For example, learners may be asked to create a strategic plan or budget for their department or develop a PowerPoint presentation through video that demonstrates how outcomes will be used in their particular role. As you can see from the list above, there are many attractive aspects to choosing e-learning for your corporation’s employee advancement programs.

Think of a Cost-Effective ERP end-user training method Before Cutting off the Training Budget

CommLab India

What would be the first thing to get axed in the cost cutting initiatives of an ERP project? In most cases, it would be the training program. So before cutting off your training budget, you might like to think of a few cost-effective ERP end-user training methods.

Long Live Your Education Sessions: How To Repurpose, Repackage and Reuse your Training Materials

Association eLearning

They have PowerPoints that have been used in prior general sessions. This program sat dormant for 2 years with none sold. The “what if we” was, what if we converted the overheads to PowerPoint?

The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning. Most PowerPoint templates are designed for standard bullet point presentations. This post will share with you my secrets for creating custom templates in PowerPoint. I don’t typically create a PowerPoint template. Instead I create the background images to use in my PowerPoint slides so it’s easy to just swap out the background. I use a tablePC and a capture program like Wink (free).

How to Move Past Free Clip Art

Rapid eLearning

Another option that I’ve mentioned before is to scavenge clip art images from older graphics programs. Free clip art was easy because in PowerPoint you could always right-click and ungroup them for easy editing. Freebies Graphics PowerPoint Uncategorized

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5 Ways to Create Effective Interactive Training Content

Kitaboo

Employee training is no longer limited to sitting back and watching PowerPoint slides. Creating interactive training conten t ensures that the employees are engaged in the training program. These are cost-effective ways of creating a professional looking training video. When it comes to the text part, remember that a video is like a PowerPoint presentation. Gamification in corporate training means incorporating certain gaming elements into the training program.

Here’s What the Critics Don’t Want You to Know About PowerPoint 2007

Rapid eLearning

I don’t know about you but I am starting to get tired of the PowerPoint haters. I go to a lot of conferences and there’s always someone trashing PowerPoint. They’ll throw in the usual, “it’s not PowerPoint but the presenter&# disclaimer and then go on a 45 minute anti-PowerPoint rant. The irony is that many of them happen to use Power, they’ll actually be using PowerPoint. It’s not a limitation created by PowerPoint.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program.

The New & Improved Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

The cost for doing so meant most organizations didn’t have access to the world of online training. That all changed when the PowerPoint-to-Flash tools like Articulate Studio , emerged. Flash required special skills which made authoring in PowerPoint so attractive.

20,000 US Hackers Wanted.Creating the Computer Elite (or Failing at it)

Kapp Notes

Contrast that need for out-of-the-box thinking about programs and computers with two stories. If you are going to insist on lecturing on and on from notes or PowerPoints created years ago.guess what? Tags: Out and About programming

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Three Essential Tips for New Online Training Designers

Mindflash

This is further complicated by the various reasons that many organizations venture into online training, such as scalability, cost savings, and optimized resource use. Consider PowerPoint, one of the most basic tools we all commonly use.

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Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

In the early 1990s, the industry was largely dominated by PC-based applications that required programming to “author” computer-based training (CBT). While powerful for their time, these tools were not easy to use, requiring complex programming skills. Using Authorware , learning professionals could create learning programs with hyper-simplistic designs, primarily through dragging and dropping icons.

The 33 business tools we use to run our remote business

Trajectory IQ

It has the added benefit of cloud based Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) It’s cost effective, pretty reliable, and lets us record calls for future review. A few weeks ago, I was talking to a friend who was recently promoted to a C-level position at his company.

Convert Training to Online

Experiencing eLearning

One common request from clients and stakeholders is to convert an existing classroom training program to an online or blended format. Just taking your existing PowerPoint slides and putting them online won’t be very effective.

Instructional Design Portfolio Resources

Experiencing eLearning

iSpring Free is basically a PowerPoint presentation plus a quiz, but this might be an option for simple samples. Free and Low Cost Hosting Options. Mike Taylor lists several free or low-cost options for hosting in this post (although a few, like Dropbox, are no longer options.