Less PPT Only; More Cool Interactive Tools Within Lectures

Bottom-Line Performance

We recently shared this tool with a client and incorporated it into one of their sales meetings with sales reps and customers. This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities.

eLearning Mega Flash and PPT Temple Bundle

eLearning Brothers

8 Flash games, 2 PPT eLearning course style themes AND more than 60 Flash interactions included in this bundle! These are PPT and Flash based templates that are super easy to update. PPT Course Style Theme: Billboard (80+ files). PPT course style samples (just a few).

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PPT Templates and Free PPT Slide Every Week

Take an e-Learning Break

You can easily customize the templates to work with your corporate branding. Slideshop.com has more than 1000 templates for download. You purchase slides sets which have 10-30 slide templates. Each set costs about $30 but there's a special 30% on the site now. Sign up for the newsletter and get a free slide each week. You can also download a sampler pak with lots of good example. Check it out: [link

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Adding custom navigation buttons to imported PowerPoint slides

Adobe Captivate

Captivate automatically adds click based navigation to progress from one slide to another when you import a PPT slide deck into Captivate. Many trainers start their eLearning content authoring from MSPowerPoint. And then use tools like Adobe Captivate or Adobe Presenter to covert these PPTs into elearning courses. But some of us prefer to provide [.]. Rapid Authoring Under the hood Adobe Captivate 5 buttons added to powerpoint slides MS PowerPoint navigation issues in captivate 5

PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

The question is becoming more and more common — “Should I use PowerPoint (PPT) or Prezi?” Regardless of whether you use PPT or Prezi, content and design are key. I’ve already written about how to create eLearning using PPT, so I won’t re-visit that here.

4 eLearning Design Challenges and Solutions

CHRP-INDIA

They are constantly required to meet demanding expectations from their client in order to deliver the best experience to their end customers. They could send you a 6 slides PPT or a 100 slides. Your job would be to compile all of that into an interactive layout for your customers.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

Many features are not available in the free trial — including custom fields, video assessments and ability to set recommended courses. Litmos prides itself on a customer-centric approach and continual innovation in the marketplace. Customer learning.

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7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy. It’s a tricky balance working with customers. On the other hand, a demanding customer can negatively impact the elearning course by making demands that don’t fit sound instructional design. We built the project exactly like the customer wanted. I was inexperienced at the time and catered to our customer’s every demand and ended up with a subpar product. The Rapid Elearning Blog.

Right size your PowerPoint imports

Adobe Captivate

For example, if you want to set the dimensions of the Captivate slides to 1024 x 768 pixels, it is recommended that you set the dimensions of the PPT slides to (1024/96, 768/96)=10.67 Enter your custom values in the fields provided.

3 Rapid E-learning Myths Busted

CommLab India

These templates can be customized according to learning needs and eliminate the need to create the course from scratch. Online courses are developed just by transferring content from PPT files.

Articulate ’09: Tips for Resolving Common Issues

Upside Learning

Missing lines in graphs - The PPT graphs sometimes don’t convert properly to Flash, leading to missing lines. Font styles - At times, ‘bold’ or ‘italics’ text in the PPT doesn’t appear the same way after publishing in Articulate.

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How to Convert Flash courses to HTML5 Efficiently

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Depending on the nature of the source files, PPT,STORY,CPTX etc, you may be able to convert these to HTML5 if the latest versions of the same software offer backward compatibility and upgrade your source files. PPT/PPTX/PPTA files if you converted a PowerPoint presentation to elearning. Media Assets: Custom media assets created softwares such as Illustrator, Photoshop, Corel Draw; Audio file recording in.wav or mp3 format.

Virtual Reality: It’s The Time To Take Your Business To The Next Level

G-Cube

The first ever virtual reality application introduced, came in the form of a head-mounted device to serve custom purposes. Traditional training programs do not provide real data such as on, completing a written document or PPT slide.

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

Inkling

Users primarily access enterprise content by retrieving documents from their email or intranet such as Word, PPT, or PDF files. Some organizations are attempting to solve the BYOD content gap by building custom mobile apps, but many are in fact solving the wrong problem.

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PowerPoint Tips, Tricks, and Hacks from 29 Experts

eLearningArt

Don’t open PPT until you have a clear message. All you need is to apply a simple custom animation to your visuals – to reveal information in stages. Create quick native PPT icons using your subtract and combine tools. Create “smokey letters” with PPT’s new Morph transition.

Awesome Games and Interactions for Articulate Presenter

eLearning Brothers

If you’ve been coming to this site for awhile you probably know that we build a lot of custom flash games/quizzes/interactions for eLearning developers. Every game comes with the.fla file so that you can customize everything until your heart is content.

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

G-Cube

Also, as per ASTD’s research, the preferred mode of training is still traditional classroom or PPT based learning courses that do little to kindle the learners’ interest. Sales training is major challenge for most L&D and Training Managers.

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Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16

CommLab India

can customize shapes using the pen tool in Storyline and Captivate. PPT Import. There is a possibility to download supporting documents from within the eLearning module (PDF, PPT, MS Word, EXE, ZIP, PNG, JPG, etc.).

Ten Online Training Do’s and Don’ts

eLearning Brothers

Now-a-days, almost every training course has a PowerPoint (PPT). This PPT is used during class to help the trainer stay on course and to provide some information to the learner. A PPT can be restructured to be more than just slides with text.

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5 Signs it’s Time Your Company Should Switch to E-Learning

Your Training Edge

With e-learning, you can even custom make the training to fit the needs of your employees. A perfect example of deploying content rapidly is TalentLMS – all you have to do is drag and drop your PPT presentation, and it’s automatically transformed into a video!

Effectiveness of Corporate Learning and Development programs

Your Training Edge

Author Bio: Mark Jason is a professional designer who provides PPT design services in UAE. In addition, Mark also an expert writer who writes quality and unique content for his customers. Corporate is a world where an individual or groups get united for a specific purpose.

PowerPoint Template: A Friendly Competitive Game for Classroom Training

eLearning Brothers

Plus, this PowerPoint template can be customized with your company colors, logos, images, background, etc. Never delete any slides in the PPT.

6 Ways to Add Sizzle to Your Classroom

Learning Rebels

That’s what happens when your customers sign up for a course that has great branding , a fabulous tag line and an energizing course description.

2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)

Bottom-Line Performance

But with 90% of LMS customers considering Experience API as an important feature, we expect to see a huge spike Experience API-compatible LMS’s as the year progresses. Less PPT-only; More Cool Interactive Tools within Lectures.

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Course Dimensions for iPads

eLearning Brothers

Specify the above tag (referenced in italics above) within the Custom HTML field of the object’s properties. The size of a PPT slide.) Are you trying to build a course that works on both desktops and an iPad? Are you curious what course dimensions work best for both? This is a conversation that I’ve seen popup in various areas lately. Here are some resources I’ve come across. Project size for Articulate Storyline.

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5 Super-Secret PowerPoint Tips I Can’t Live Without

eLearningArt

The video above highlights some of the hidden shortcuts (such as copying and pasting formats, increasing font size, and grouping) that I include in my PPT cheat-sheet that you can download here. How to Customize Your Quick Access Toolbar.

Cliff Atkinson’s Beyond Bullet Points

Learning Visions

Whether you’re designing eLearning to be created in a PPT conversion tool like Articulate or Adobe Presenter – or working with a more custom, bespoke solution like Flash, I think you’ll find design principles that you can relate back to your own work.

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Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

Should be able to import/export content (like PPT, DOC, or simple HTML), and allow for edits after import. One more feature which is not required in most cases but would be much of help to advanced authors – is some way to extend/customize tool functionality through programming.

How to Create Icons in PowerPoint + Free Download

E-learning Uncovered

Last year, as a hobby project, I created a simple website ( www.PowerPointIcons.com ) dedicated to sharing custom icons in PowerPoint. Click here to download these fully-editable icons (PPT & PNG). Creating custom icons in PowerPoint is easy.

eLearning tips from Tom Kuhlmann

eLearningArt

Is it possible to build an interactive (and attractive) course in PPT? . What impact has PPT-based authoring tools on the training industry? It opened the doors to organizations that needed online training but couldn’t afford custom programming or in-house Flash programmers.

Adobe Captivate 8 Tutorials

Adobe Captivate

Bringing your PPT into Adobe Captivate 8. Learn how to create PPT-based courses in Adobe Captivate 8. Creating Custom Theme Colors in Adobe Captivate 8. Learn how to create a custom and save a custom theme color palette in Adobe Captivate 8.

Rapid Authoring – Freeform Vs Template Based

Upside Learning

Many template-driven tools provide facility to include custom developed content in the course mix. While developing courses using our internal rapid authoring framework, we often use a few custom complex interactivities – like small games – developed through Flash and integrate it in the course as external interactivity. Articulate community does provide some readymade PPT templates which you can use and save time on design and layout.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

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With the help of rapid development tools like Articulate Storyline, a PPT can be easily converted to an e-module – reducing development time considerably. Custom content takes considerable time and moneys to be developed and disseminated.

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Find E-learning Disappointing? 7 Tips to Make It Better

CommLab India

They say online courses are just slides with bulleted lists and some interactive elements to avoid looking like a basic PowerPoint (PPT). That can be true to some extent, as the roots of e-learning are in PPT. Solution: Custom e-learning can solve that issue. ‘Oh no!

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An LMS for manufacturing will bring power to your workforce

Paradiso

We also customized and personalized the LMS to match their brand identity. Under the Mobile App designed especially for the manufacturing industry, users can take some activities and files, online and offline, view word, pdf, ppt files, and download courses.

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10 Ways to Design and Deliver High Impact Leadership Training

Kitaboo

Design Custom as Well as Generic Topics: Ensure that you include the general topics usually included in leadership training such as communication skills, team building, motivation and engagement, work delegation, mentoring, strategizing etc.

8 Creative Ways to Visualize Ideas with Explainer Videos

mysimpleshow

Give the Customer A Snapshot of Your Solution When it comes down to sales and marketing, it’s no longer about features and benefits. Customers couldn’t care less about that. All you need to do to make a PPT presentation awesome is include an explainer video.

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