7 PDF Tools for eLearning Professionals

DigitalChalk eLearning

Sometimes your online course PDF files can get a bit out of hand. Instead of wasting your time and resources on unsuccessful PDF editing, check out these great PDF tools. These tools can help you easily modify, convert, or view any PDF file. What PDF tools do you use?

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How to Develop Training Materials the Right Way [Free PDF Guide]


written training manuals; video series; live webinars; slide decks; in-person trainings; and. For example, a small company might be able to take advantage of in-person trainings more cost efficiently, because you can train all the employees at once. If you decide to use a written training manual, you’ll love this guide: “How to Develop a Training Manual” is a free downloadable PDF that makes writing a training manual easy. Handing Off Customers to Implementation Team.

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Personalization: The Secret Ingredient of eLearning Success


But there is another important ingredient that many forget to focus on – i.e. personalization. . Since, consumers nowadays demand ‘personalization’, businesses are readily following this approach to make a product or service more endearing to the target audience.

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. Not only that, but it will resolve and solve for that matter a lot of challenges, issues and even worries on the part of each and every one of them – i.e. your customer base. Some folks like to refer to customer training as customer education. The term back in the day was simply providing customer training.

Agile Microlearning Explained

Personalized training is a powerful and effective approach that assesses an individual’s. on using computers to deliver personalized training. a computer could personalize training for each learner, by. the cost of personalization. COGNITIVE SCIENCE BEHIND OTTOLEARN v1.1

How Personalized Gamification Can Increase Learner Engagement

EI Design

In this article, I outline how you can enhance its impact further by using personalized gamification techniques. Adopting Personalized Gamification To Increase Your Learners’ Engagement. Personalization Of Training. Benefits Of Personalized Training.

Serious Games for Customer Success

Enable Education

Ever thought of including online games as a part of your customer education materials? Generally speaking, treating customers as learners can build a large amount of trust, and can also maximize their usage of your products, and encourage repeat business. Adding games into the mix only serves to amplify the benefits of customer education, and also makes the most of your customer service team’s time and resources. So, why create video games to educate customers?

Intellectual Property Protection for Online Courses & Training [Unique Anti-Piracy Features]


Some of LearnWorlds’ unique features, such as our Interactive Video and built-in community for social learning cannot be stolen or emulated, making sure that only legitimate students and customers of your school get the full value out of the courses you offer. PDF File Downloads.

Publishing for the Mobile – Dos and Don’ts


Personalize the experience: Providing users with customized and personalized experiences is key to mobile publishing. Keep a close eye on the metrics: The main reason for shifting from PDF to using digital assets is the ability to keep a tab on real-time metrics.

Make Reading Accessible To All With Our Ebook Conversion Services

Magic EdTech

Owing to its personalized approach, interactive content engages learners on a deeper level than traditional books. The interactive eBook creator (EPUB3 Converter) enables the customization of eBooks to suit their reading and learning style. .

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Create More Income, Impact, and Influence for Your Online Courses and Personal Brand with Professional Self-Made YouTuber Sean Cannell


Learn how to create more income, impact, and influence for your online courses and personal brand with professional self-made YouTuber Sean Cannell in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. He is a marketing person. I’m going to serve this type of person.

Yo Quiero Learning! Taco Bell Spices Up Training

CLO Magazine

We wanted to make it easier for employees to get training materials and easier to understand why we launch the products that we do and how it relates to our customer insights,” she said. “It’s Ghosts of menus past include the Naked Chicken Chalupa, Cheetos Burrito and Chicken Biscuit Taco.

Personal Learning Network

eLearning Blender

This is the first of 4 Personal Learning Network reports on some lessons I have learned lately through blogs I follow in Google Reader. As an Instructional Designer and eLearning developer, many of my personal development goals revolve around improving my visual design skills. Tom does not go into detail about how to do this but he does provide a link to another great post for custom designing graphics that match.

Effective eLearning Design & Development Using Top Rapid Authoring Tools


The robust authoring tool allows the incorporation of interactive elements to deliver custom eLearning solutions. The powerful tool aids to publish e-courses to PDF, HTML5, and even desktop. e-Learning custom elearning e learning module elearning elearning design Rapid Authoring Tools

Using Custom Artwork to Build Beautiful eLearning Without Breaking the Budget

eLearning Architect

Despite the large number of people expected to engage with this content, we didn't have a huge budget for creating custom graphics and imagery. ” Custom eLearning illustrations. We even had one person create a small project before we had started reviewing applicants!

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Innovative LMS Features: Real or Hype?

Talented Learning

As a result, many organizations limit their microlearning scope to the classification of discrete digital assets, such as video clips, Microsoft Office documents and PDF files. But with AI-driven learning experience personalization, this concept goes much further.

5 Tips to Teach Concepts Through E-learning

CommLab India

For instance, we can use two characters – an experienced person and a junior. Provide job-aids in the form of PDF files and hyperlinks. These can be in the form of PDF files, hyperlinks, course handouts, etc. eLearning Design Custom eLearning

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Using Screencasts to Create High-Converting Sales Proposals

TechSmith Camtasia

I can create a personal connection by video,” he explained. “In In person, I was closing about 50% of the deals I would bid on, but it’s a little more natural that way because you can build immediate rapport when you’re connecting with people face-to-face.”. It was so painful spending all this money on marketing, doing twice the amount of work preparing super-detailed PDF proposals, and then having my win rate slashed in half,” Chad lamented.

3 Key Modules of Mobile LMS Portal to Drive Workforce Performance

Your Training Edge

Organizations leverage the benefits of mobile learning to deliver personalized training courses anytime, anywhere and any mobile device. The development tool helps to create content in PDF, Word, and other formats incorporating graphics, videos, and animations.

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Creative with Quizzing System Variables

Adobe Captivate

As a bonus to reading this post, you’ll find a downloadable list with Quizzing System variables including some personal comments and links to blog posts where I have used those variables. Use case 2: Custom Score slide. Comments: those are my personal comments. Intro.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. Elearning is not going to be effective if a person is so frustrated by the need to figure out course navigation that they can’t focus on course content.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. Elearning is not going to be effective if a person is so frustrated by the need to figure out course navigation that they can’t focus on course content.

How can I start my own e-learning business?


Research your customer’s need and business requirements: You need to evaluate and validate the competition in the market according to your customer’s need. Research the customer’s need, comprehend their pain points and compare the solutions given by your competitors. Formulate an online course model: If you have sketched the skills, potential, and got an overall idea about the targeted customers, then formulate the best course model that you can follow.

Using Video in Training: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

The Learning Dispatch

The research that does exist supports the idea that video is at least as effective as in-person, instructor-led training. This parallels what we know from studies from the World Health Organization and the Department of Education (PDF) comparing elearning and instructor-led training.

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Time Estimates for eLearning Development

Experiencing eLearning

That’s the best situation, but it takes time to build up enough data to create your own personal benchmarks. I know from my own personal data that I tend to write faster than this benchmark. If I’m creating a custom template and a lot of graphics, this should be 66.

How to manage the LMS certificates feature in your Paradiso eLearning software?


The certificates feature of Paradiso LMS is a custom solution that will help you improve the learning process. With this tool that you can personalize according to your needs, the problem of having your courses properly validated is solved. Add custom text.

McDonald’s Selects Inkling to Deliver Critical Operating Procedures to More Than 750,000 Workers


By eliminating printed paper, PDF and Word files, Inkling enables the real-time delivery of standard operating procedures to over 14,500 locations. In contrast, Word and PDF files deliver static and passive experiences. By delivering operational consistency, Inkling’s customers drive exceptional customer experiences. Employees rely on Inkling to deliver exceptional customer experiences. ###.

5 keys for Section 508 Compliance and Web Accessibility

Web Courseworks

The DOL and NASWA contracted with WCW to have our team of instructional designers build 508-compliant eLearning courses to replace a week-long in-person training seminar. Will your course on over-the-phone customer service training be offered to deaf learners?

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How to Deliver on the Promise of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)


From a personal experience, users are accustomed to visiting any number of modern consumer websites—be it CNN, Apple, Yahoo, and the like—and encounter a robust and engaging experience. Did you miss our recent webinar, Delivering on the Promise of BYOD , hosted by Ahmed Datoo? No sweat!

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Finally! A Brain-Based Consultative Sales Program


Instead, we focus on developing sales capability and performance that is based on neuroscience and customized for your team. Consultative Sales Planner (PDF). Learn how to influence, build relationships, gain commitments and improve communication by reading customer styles, understanding your sales style and adjusting your approach to be most effective. Speaking Your Customer’s Language. When people think of certifications, they often think of taking a test.

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Learnnovators Wins GOLD @ Brandon Hall Excellence Awards


MPSS (or Mobile Performance Support System) is a mobile app-based performance support solution made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides. Here’s an overview of how this solution came into existence: Customer Pain Points. A Few Words from the Customer.

Time Estimates for E-Learning Development

Experiencing eLearning

I also want to verify my personal numbers against the benchmarks. For graphics, my estimate depends on how much custom development I’m doing and how much will be provided by the client. If I’m creating a custom template and a lot of graphics, this should be 45.

Best eLearning Resources of 2014

eLearning Brothers

If you happened to meet with us personally at an eLearning Conferences this year, you know that we released tons of great eLearning products in 2014: eLearning Stock. 6 Great Project Management Tools for Custom eLearning Development. How to Embed a PDF Viewer in Articulate Storyline.

Save your clients from themselves

Making Change

The course is supposed to teach them how to use the (fictional, but only barely) Soto-Baldwin personality inventory to “become more empathetic.” You’d also waste everyone’s time with a dubious personality test. You can download these notes as a custom PDF.

Human-Centered Training: One L&D Trend to Rule Them All?

Bottom-Line Performance

She has packed her schedule with customer visits. Kate is expected to not just know about a wide range of products and competitors, but be able to articulate it in a meaningful way to her highly educated customers.

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Articulate Implements Subscription Pricing for Their Products


In addition, there is Replay 360 (a video creating & editing tool), Peek (a screencasting tool), and Preso (an iPad app for creating informal training from PDF slide decks). Did you see the big news from Articulate recently?

How to Develop Product Knowledge Training for your Business


Every business wants one thing – happy customers. This happens when you have the perfect combination of a great product and, importantly, a team that has the product knowledge needed to support and satisfy customers. Better supports your customers. The customer journey.