May Newsletter 2017

Global eTraining

Since this past March, Autodesk has been releasing many of its 2018 software products and updates. With each new release, Autodesk continues to provide improvements in both productivity and performance, always taking the next step forward in professional-grade software. Newsletter

Time for Training? 11 Rules for a Better Product Launch

Bottom-Line Performance

Launching a product? The following is an excerpt from Nancy’s Harkness’ new white paper: Learning Solutions and Your Product Launch: The Secret to Success. There are as many ways to learn about a new product as there are new products!

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How to Deliver Group Coaching To Pull Your Product Out of Your Audience Instead of Pushing Product on Them with StartupBros Entrepreneur Will Mitchell


Learn how to deliver group coaching to pull your product out of your audience instead of pushing product on them with StartupBros entrepreneur Will Mitchell in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. ” And they literally pulled the product out of you.

Customer Training – Best Practices

eLearning 24-7

If your company, business, association and firm are one of the hundreds of thousands places out there that provide customer training, this post is for you. Whether you offer it for free as a benefit for them purchasing your product/service/membership, and so forth, or you charge them, attracting, attaining and growing the base is crucial. Some folks like to refer to customer training as customer education. Nowadays, the term is customer onboarding.

Designing Elearning without Audio

The Learning Dispatch

In addition, audio can significantly increase production time and cost. This commentary originally appeared in our June 2018 Learning Dispatch newsletter. To receive more commentaries from Kevin, use the form on this page to subscribe to the Learning Dispatch newsletter. .

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Marisa Murgatroyd Teaches How to Build a Mission Focused Experience Product Instead of a Low Engagement Information Product


Marisa Murgatroyd teaches how to build a mission focused experience product instead of a low engagement information product in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. You can find The Experience Product Masterclass at

Customer Success Manager at Coorpacademy: an octopus at the heart of business!


By Yaël Dahan , Customer Success Manager at Coorpacademy for 3 years. . Because the job of CSM – Customer Success Manager – has the wind in its sails, and because it is particularly strategic here at Coorpacademy , I wanted to share which missions enliven us on a daily basis.

Sharing is Caring – Download new Snagit stamps and Camtasia Studio theme sets for free!

TechSmith Camtasia

Here at TechSmith, we’ve been having fun the past few months creating brand new digital media assets such as Snagit stamp sets, Camtasia Studio theme sets, and Camtasia Studio music tracks for our newsletter subscribers. It’s already February?

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Developing Training Material for Hi-Tech IT Products – Our Expertise, Your Advantage

Origin Learning

Products in the hi-tech software industry may typically fall in the following categories: Data Centre and Cloud Infrastructure, Networking and Security, Storage and Availability, IAAS, Data Centre and Cloud Management, End-User Computing, Desktop and Application Virtualization.

The Year in Learning: 2019 Edition

The Learning Dispatch

If you missed (or would like to revisit) stories from his Learning Dispatch newsletters in 2019, here’s a chance to review. Brent Simmons advises to never give an ETA (estimated time of arrival) for software products. Learn more about Custom Elearning Solutions.

Sell Your Products Anywhere with Shopify Buy Buttons


The Shopify Buy Button is a great tool that allows you to sell your products anywhere. Simply embed a Buy Button on your website, newsletter, blog or your preferred platform so that you can offer your products in any setting. The tremendous benefit that Buy Buttons offer is a seamless shopping experience for your customers. No need to visit another site to purchase a product; just one simple click of a button. Sell Products on Your Website or Blog.

ADDIE vs AGILE: How to set up a fast and effective eLearning production process


This guest post is by Steve Penfold, Customer Success Director at Elucidat. The best production process isn’t the one that gets course content before an audience as quickly as possible. Here are two proven production models that you should consider when developing eLearning.


Monetization, Production, Growth, and Advertising for Course Creators, Coaches, and Consultants with Michael Greenberg


We dive into monetization, production, growth, and advertising for course creators, coaches, and consultants with Michael Greenberg in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Subscribe to our newsletter for updates, developments, and future episodes of LMScast.

Sales Funnels, Product Launches, and Paid Ads for Course Creators with Jennifer Tamborski


Learn about sales funnels, product launches, and paid ads for course creators with Jennifer Tamborski in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Subscribe to our newsletter for updates, developments, and future episodes of LMScast.

Employee Motivation Is The New Customer Engagement. Top Tips On How To Keep Staff Motivated

WalkMe Training Station

It’s critical to employee productivity. Inspiring those you lead to do great work for the love of the work itself and not because they’ll receive a trophy at the end of the game or a mention in the next company newsletter.”. The post Employee Motivation Is The New Customer Engagement.

How To Automate Online Course Product Launches and Cohorts in your WordPress LMS Website with the Course Scheduler Plugin by Aspen Grove Studios


Learn about how to automate online course product launches and cohorts in your WordPress LMS website with the Course Scheduler plugin by Aspen Grove Studios in this episode of LMScast. At Divi.Space you can find out more about the products they have for the Divi community.

Give your content a boost with brand new Snagit Stamps and Camtasia Studio Theme Sets

TechSmith Camtasia

Each month we deliver a variety of product tips and tutorials, customer stories, company news, and more. And best of all, you can pick and choose the topics and products that you want more information about – giving you a new, customized newsletter each month.

How to Attract a Loyal Learning Audience, Even on a Tight Budget

Talented Learning

But no matter how fantastic your learning products may be, there is no guarantee anyone will even know it exists – let alone buy from you. We also engage in training as consumers, business customers or partners. How do you communicate with potential customers and draw them in?

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Your Association Members & Customers Have an Ear for Podcasts

WBT Systems

By adding podcasts to your online learning curriculum and communication strategy, you will attract the attention and loyalty of members, customers, and prospects, while enhancing the impact of your educational content. Many podcasts hosts take a few minutes during episodes to promote one of their products or services: a book, online course, in-person event, or appearances elsewhere. Publicists are telling their clients, “Get a podcast.”

4 Keys to Successful Branding


Sixty-four percent of customers say they choose brands based on shared values. Successful branding incorporates your company’s values into every aspect of your customer-facing copy, service and operations. Study the customers you want to attract.

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Despite Cool New Sales Learning Tools, Content is Still King


This blog is written by Kaitlyn McCabe, a member of Allego’s award-winning Customer Success team. Often, the best content creators are subject matter experts – e.g., people from product or marketing. Which products or product features are most challenging for you?”.

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Go Make Something Happen!

Learning Rebels

Productivity is a fair weathered friend, at best. Productivity is now an agent of evil, called procrastination. ” Recently, I sent out a short “Rebellion” newsletter on procrastination.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): iQuiz Maker - Make Custom Quizzes for the iPod - oh yeah, its free

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Learning objectives are best achieved when tied to real-world (not inworld) factors of production" (TerraNova) | Main | Create your own cartoon strips and another Wii Mii Editor.

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You Just Selected a Shiny New LMS. Great! Now What?

Talented Learning

Having been involved in performing arts for much of my life, I can assure you that understudies are absolutely critical to the success of every theater production. Subscribe to related blogs and newsletters to read about learning technology standards and trends.

Sell your courses online with course management software

Arlo Training & Events Software

Luckily, when it comes to selling courses online, a course management system can help not only remove a lot of the manual tasks, but it can also help you get deeper insights into what your potential customers are looking for. Like marketing any product: you need to spend money to make money!

The Ultimate eLearning Resources Guide (2020 Update)


From selecting an LMS to establishing your employee, partner, and customer learning tactics, our goal is to help you every step of the way. . A blog about organization and productivity is a perfect read for eLearning professionals trying to juggle everything.

What is SCORM?

Origin Learning

It gives guidelines to programmers on how to write codes for e-learning products so that it can play well with other software. It is the de facto industry standard which allows organizations using e-learning as a training method to reuse content without rewriting expensive custom interfaces.


e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

This is NOT Customer Service! Normally I run Zone Alarms security suite of products and I generally think they are the best out there - they are certainly better than Norton in terms of being Norton being such a resource hog. I will say the piece that gives me pause is when I wonder how many e-learning products are engineered like this - so that problem requires the client to supply the labor or eat the system downtime. This is NOT Customer Service!

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. Voluntary Product Accessibility Template. A VPAT states the level to which a company believes their product is accessible.

Email Marketing Tips for Online Course Creators


It helps you build your customer base and is one of the most effective ways to get repeat business and referrals from happy students. Grow Your Customer Base with Effective Email Campaigns. People love exclusive access to deals, products and services.

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Scenario-Based Learning in Higher Ed

Experiencing eLearning

They focused on “authentic assessment”; Rather than traditional academic essays and exams, we used simulated work products for assessment. Instead of writing an essay on cognitive dissonance, students wrote an article for an internal newsletter.

The 33 business tools we use to run our remote business

Trajectory IQ

I tried to list all the products we’re using, but I realized that it’s a pretty lengthy list. It’s become our communications hub and most of the products I list below are directly integrated into their own Slack channels.

Draw from New Buckets to Fill Your Non-Dues Revenue Needs

Blue Sky eLearn

By creating an overall communications strategy that pulls from each of the buckets below, it allows your association to create diverse advertising offerings, customize relevant content for different member groups, strengthen your brand and emerge as an industry thought leader.

Accessibility Expertise: Determining Where It Belongs in Elearning Development

The Learning Dispatch

One way to address this might be to focus on process, rather than production. This commentary originally appeared in our Learning Dispatch newsletter.

The 33 tools we use to run our remote business

Trajectory IQ

I tried to list all the products we’re using, but I realized that it’s a pretty lengthy list. It’s become our communications hub and most of the products I list below are directly integrated into their own Slack channels.