One Voice, Many Hands

CLO Magazine

The Generation T movement aims to change the negative perception of fields like construction, masonry and utility services while connecting inquisitive students and potential workers to training programs and apprenticeship opportunities. The U.S.

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eLearning Voiceover: Best ways to select the apt voice over for your course

CHRP-INDIA

After creating the content for your eLearning, the next step is to choose a voice that will bring your course to life. Voice selection has the power to diminish or elevate the quality of the training. It is imperative to know that just any voice over will not work.

Tips for Working with E-Learning Voice-Over Talent

E-learning Uncovered

Working with professional voice-over talent can help your courses be more polished and professional, but this comes at an expense. Here are my top three tips for working with voice-over talent. The next time you work with voice-over talent, remember to….

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Creativity within Constraints: When Cost, Resource Scarcity, or Deadlines Make Effective Elearning Seem Out of Reach

The Learning Dispatch

And even rarer to find someone who can add graphics editing, video production, and voice-over narration to those skills. Use an Elearning Interaction Catalog for Quicker Development and Lower Costs. This means quicker development and lower costs. Budget limits. Deadlines.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

audio elements, including your voice. 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.

What Makes a Training Program Rewarding for Your Employees?

ProProfs

Training programs exist to make sure your employees are well-equipped with the skills, knowledge, and procedural awareness necessary to fulfill their responsibilities as safely and productively as possible. How Training Programs Boost Morale.

Bouncy, bubbly or British? How To Choose Voice Over Talent

The eLearning Coach

Integrating the perfect voice into an online course, video or slide show enhances the audience’s perception and enjoyment of the program. On the other hand, choosing a voice that doesn’t fit can sometimes feel like fingernails scraping across a blackboard.

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The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program. An authoritative whitepaper on how to plan, implement, and evaluate an e-learning program for your business. Like any corporate initiative, the training program should have a stated mission and a set of business objectives that are well defined. The plan will also need to include a business analysis that identifies the costs and benefits of the training program.

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

Learnnovators

We have been doodling about leveraging the possibilities these quirky square codes offer while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions. What are some of the interesting stories and use cases where learning designers have already implemented this successfully in their learning programs? Use this in new employee orientation programs to help the new employee understand the job details of the other employees.

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.

Inclusion and the New Workplace: A Conversation with Author Jennifer Brown

Chronus 

Informed by more than a decade consulting to Fortune 500 companies, she creates a compelling case for leadership to embrace the opportunity that diversity represents along with empowering advocates at all levels to find their voice, and be a driving force in creating more enlightened organizations.

Beyond The MBA

CLO Magazine

In 2016, a team of professors at Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University spent months converting a series of classroom-based executive education classes into a digital badge 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.

5 Ways to Create Effective Interactive Training Content

Kitaboo

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. If you can provide a voice-over for the subject, then that would be more effective than reading plain text. If not a voice over, then add some pleasant music in the background. Gamification in corporate training means incorporating certain gaming elements into the 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.

eLearning’s Staggering Growth Due to ROI Benefits for Business

eLearning Narrators

Rather than learner going to teacher, the teacher (in the form of an eLearning program) now goes to the learner. In some cases, on line learning programs have replaced workshops, lectures and classrooms, but in others, it augments them.

What is Employee Training Really All About?

WalkMe Training Station

Here are a few answers that will guide you to create more effective programming: Empower Employees and Motivate Them to Do More. Or maybe that it should teach employees how to operate some new tool or software program that you are introducing. This answer is focused on how the training will benefit the company, and it treats employees like machinery that needs to be programmed to follow a script or a series of commands you punch in with some buttons. Employee training.

5 Tips to Convert Elearning Assessments into Serious Games

42 Design Square

PLAY THE DEVIL’S ADVOCATE: Make the assessment a little more interesting; add conflicting voices to the user’s inner voice. SELL A HINT: Hints shouldn’t be free; they should come at a cost. You could randomise the cost: sometimes free, sometimes at a fixed cost, and costly at other times. Immediate feedback is critical in programmed instruction; however, set costs/standards for reasonable performance before you provide the What’s-Correct feedback.

Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality

Tony Karrer

One of the concerns raised by various comments during the series has been around the quality of the results of Text-to-Speech (TTS) Voices and if that was suitable for eLearning. A great deal more information per slide can be transferred with voice than with plain text.

Challenges and Solutions of creating e-Learning Solutions for an Enterprise-Wide Global Audience

G-Cube

Global e-learning programs can help companies drastically cut travel and employees’ training costs, as well as improve efficiency while retaining a uniform international company culture. But there are ways to reduce costs here as well.

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A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

Kapp: What is ‘groundbreaking’ about your recently announced VR student training and assessment program. Our collaboration with educators and students from Curtin University and other institutions of higher education has yielded this particular version of the platform’s training program.

Harnessing Untapped Technology with Organizational LMS Leads to Increased Sales Training Efficacy: A Case in Point

G-Cube

Therefore organizations have to design programs to train sales staff quickly and effectively, for a faster time-to-market delivery. To suit the needs of the sales team, we conceptualized, created and deployed an IVR (Interactive Voice Response) based LMS.

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Time Estimates for eLearning Development

Experiencing eLearning

Chapman’s estimate is closer to 20:1 for the authoring/programming section, so there’s a pretty large discrepancy. For example, let’s say a client asks me to convert an existing full day training program to self-paced e-learning.

Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality

Tony Karrer

This software adds text-to-speech voice narration to PowerPoint presentations and is used for training and eLearning at major corporations. As such, we are standing at the threshold of a technology shift in our industry: text-to-speech voices are set to replace professional voice talents for adding voice narration in e-learning presentations. The quality criteria for Text-to-Speech Voices are pretty simple. Heather a voice by Acapela Group.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

Without facial expressions, voice intonation, and body language, email is often viewed less positively by the receiver than by the sender. This article provides five tips for setting up a good mentoring program at your company. 3 Signs Your Employee Development Program Has Gone Stale.

Time Estimates for E-Learning Development

Experiencing eLearning

For example, let’s say a client asks me to convert an existing full day training program to self-paced e-learning. There’s no video, only limited animation (the kind I can build in Storyline or Captivate), and professional voice talent will be used.

3 Topics for Medical Society Execs to Watch

Web Courseworks

At AAMSE, the focus is on the Quality Payment Program, which is the result of these changes created by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. MACRA: Implementing the Quality Payment Program— What’s Now, What’s to Come.

3 Secrets Chick-fil-A Leaders Know About Culture That You Should Too

Learnloft

They provide lunch every day to all of their corporate employees at no cost. The cost? Things like employee development, wellness programs, leadership development, flexible work schedules, and additional vacation days.

Dare to be Different

Your Training Edge

Why suffer in silence because your voice is unable to be heard? If you could move your company in to new directions, without fear of failure or cost or loss, what business or product would you wish to be in or produce. Why be just one of the crowd?

Driving Performance Improvement Through Short-form Video Training

ej4 eLearning

Organizations understand the need to train their employees, but there are a number of common challenges in designing the right training program. Two of the biggest issues are reinforcing formal learning on the job, and linking learning programs and outcomes back to business results.

Learning Is Change

CLO Magazine

Another area where Texas Health is maximizing technology in learning is through its Resuscitation Quality Improvement Program. That value is measured by their value equation, defined as quality over cost. We quantify our savings in costs we avoided around $256,000,” he said. “We

Mobile Learning in India

Upside Learning

They don’t realize it, but today’s mobile phones have the computing power of a personal computer from the mid-nineties, while consuming a fraction of the energy and are made at significantly lower cost. We’ve known that voice based learning works for millennia now.

Emerging technologies & challenges in e-Learning content creation: Global resourcing to rescue

G-Cube

Delivery platforms are seeing a paradigm shift from desktops to mobiles & tablet computers, operating systems are transiting from Windows to Android and iOS, programming tools maturing from Adobe Flash to HTML 5, Rapid Authoring tools are also going through a metamorphosis and so on so forth.

Information Overload: The Plague of Learning and Development

CLO Magazine

Unfortunately, many of these programs do not produce quantifiable results. Yet, year after year, billions of dollars are spent on initiatives, programs, change efforts, revamps, classes, new technologies and courseware. The world has changed.

How to Prepare to Scale Your Online Course

LearnDash

A sudden influx of learners can quickly swamp a small e-learning program that doesn’t have the infrastructure in place to handle the workload, and this can quickly result in dissatisfied learners leaving bad review and demanding their money back.

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