Technical Communication: Applying Lean Principles to Documentation

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Documentation Electronic Medical Records EMR TechComm Technical Communications Technical Writing training UA User Assistance User Experience UX by Megan Pitkin.

The Case for Documentation

The Learning Dispatch

Do you hate documentation? That’s the power of documentation. How do you ensure that you get the benefits of documentation without the hate? When creating, sharing, or maintaining documentation, invite potential users to be part of the process.

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Project Management: Documentation Maintenance

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  Documentation projects are usually time limited, but the products they create need regular, ongoing attention to work correctly without becoming obsolete. What is the impact of such maintenance projects on planning documentation activities? And how should the project team approach such documentation maintenance projects?  None of these perceptions are true when we deal with documentation maintenance projects. by Kiranmayee Pamarthy.

Tips For Creating Training Documentation For Your Software Rollout

Epilogue Systems

This is why training documentation is so essential. You will find that creating documentation becomes much easier when you can create and edit in-application documentation for your users and have a way to automate the creation of step-by-step guidance.

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

Updated: Help Documentation

Firmwater

Take a look at our new help documentation! Help documentation. Firmwater General New Releases help help documentation supportYou can also access it by clicking the Help Link in your LMS account.

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ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Branding Print Documentation

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One of Adobe Captivate's most often overlooked features is its ability to generate support documentation for your eLearning content. By simply choosing File > Print and opening the Print dialog box, you gain the ability to create Word documents that can be printed, emailed to your learners, or uploaded to a Learning Management System as course materials.   For instance, notice the name of my project was automatically inserted into the document Header.

content.ED: Documentation Best Practices

TechSmith Camtasia

In the coming weeks, this series will cover the best practices of creating documentation, graphics, videos, and presentations using Snagit while focusing on tips for creating valuable, well-designed content for the workplace. Documentation can be boring. Why Documentation?

Generate a document from learners responses in Articulate Storyline

B Online Learning

The post Generate a document from learners responses in Articulate Storyline appeared first on B Online Learning. Out of the box, Articulate Storyline 360 is a simple to use, flexible and powerful tool, that allows you to create awesome eLearning […].

Tips For Creating Training Documentation For Your Software Rollout

Epilogue Systems

This is why training documentation is so essential. You will find that creating documentation becomes much easier when you can create and edit in-application documentation for your users and have a way to automate the creation of step-by-step guidance.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers

ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Branding Print Documentation

Adobe Captivate

One of Adobe Captivate’s most often overlooked features is its ability to generate support documentation for your eLearning content. Creating Print documents is so quick and easy, I think you’ll be impressed given that the process works wonderfully. by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT.

How to easily update visuals in your documentation

TechSmith Camtasia

Whether you document continuously or late in the process, it always seems to come down to this: anxiously awaiting for project completion so you can finally start serious work on the visuals for your documentation. Making visual documentation sustainable.

How to Create Visual Process Documentation and Guides

TechSmith Camtasia

Visual Process Documentation helps us do just that. In comes Visual Process Documentation. With step-by-step reference guides and materials, the documentation is a very powerful resource to have for many reasons. What is Process Documentation?

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Applying Usability Techniques to eLearning Documents

Integrated Learnings

If you have ever designed online support documents that are used for quick online reinforcement learning, you know that not only do the documents need to contain the right information, but they must also be usable online. What does it mean for an online support document to be usable online? When workers must find and use learning topics on the job, as in the case of the Learning Moments listed above, they may turn to online support documents. By Donna Bryant.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

Publish these in an official Project Charter document and share it with everyone on. and barriers Once you’ve documented the business outcomes and. Finally, make sure to document your. document that you can share with the full team to. Developing a. Results-Driven.

How To Quickly Create Documentation Without Compromising Quality (Customer Story)

TechSmith Camtasia

DFCU Financial employees needed to capture their screens as part of a company-wide push for process documentation. DFCU Financial employees needed to capture their screens as part of a company-wide push for process documentation. So, they began to document procedures with Snagit.

Using Snagit for Process Documentation

TechSmith Camtasia

If you’ve ever had to create process documentation, you probably know how time-consuming it can be. Then, start building your documentation! The post Using Snagit for Process Documentation appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

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Word Document Layout & Formatting: 03/04/20

AXIOM Learning Solutions

Description: Learn how to use Word to layout and format documents, by changing page setup options, adding font and paragraph formatting, inserting images and tables, and adding headers and footers. Date and time: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 3:30 pm Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00). Event Fee(USD$): 75.00. Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes.

Real Company Wiki Examples: How to Document Your Funnels & Processes

AccessAlly

You might have heard of these being called an internal wiki, a standard operating procedures manual, or any number of other “documentation” type term. If there’s one simple but powerful thing that changes how a company can grow and operate, it’s the company wiki. In this post I’ll share what makes our company wiki work… Tool Reviews

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Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

5 Simple ACCME Commercial Independence Documentation Management Tips

EthosCE

The Commercial Independence Documentation Checklist: Can You Pass Our Quiz? Documenting commercial independence can be a daunting challenge, but since it is also an unavoidable one, you should be pleased (yes, pleased!)

Adobe RoboHelp: Importing & Linking Word Documents

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You can create projects by linking or importing Word and FrameMaker documents and then publish in different formats, including printed documentation. You can also use Word and FrameMaker documents as source files in an existing RoboHelp project.  RoboHelp allows you to integrate content created by different authors in Microsoft Word and Adobe FrameMaker.

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From Workflow Documentation Springs Exemplary Performance

Living in Learning

I just had breakfast with a good friend and colleague, and, the usual thing happened; the conversation shifted to performance challenges around business systems implementations. He is a process improvement engineer blessed with the curse of a training background followed by deep business process improvement experience. While that sounds like a contradiction in terms, it […]. AGILE Discovery & Consulting EPSS Learning @ the Point of Work Performer Support adoption agile.

How to Document a Process in Just a Few Clicks

TechSmith Camtasia

Creating and maintaining process documentation is helpful for a variety of reasons. In this post, we’ll cover the basics of process documentation, provide some best practices, and share a step-by-step guide that will help you document a process in just a few clicks!

Thesis_ - Documents

E-learning Uncovered

Study of Sharp Corner Cutting In Wire EDM Thesis submitted in accordance with The test specimens have been cut by using different wire-cut EDM based on the

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Turn Ordinary Documents Into Engaging Interactive E-Books

iSpring Solutions

Now, you can quickly turn your office documents into interactive e-books with… Read More. Meet Books, the newest tool in iSpring Suite! Updates

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Can I Add a Downloadable Document into a Rise Course?

Yukon Learning

In our very first Articulate 360 class, we were posed with an interesting question: “Can I add a downloadable document to a Rise course?” In this entry, we’ll focus on utilizing your own website or Google Drive to host documents that your learner can readily download.

The Snowball Effect: Documentation and Training for Global ERP Systems

Dashe & Thomson

So, the company scribes (Instructional Designers and Documentation Specialists) and their SMEs created materials in their native tongue and sent them along to another company to translate into the 2 nd language.

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How to Maintain Visual Consistency in Your Documentation

TechSmith Camtasia

A styled, cohesive document has the power to influence its readers, not only inform them. In this blog post, I’ll cover how you can leverage the power of branding in your documentation for visual consistency. Sometimes your documentation style guide needs to go into more detail.

Editing Screen Shots for Process Documentation

TechSmith Camtasia

Process documentation can be time-consuming, especially when you miss a step and have to do the process over again. Or maybe you’re documenting multiple processes that only differ slightly. Review this previous blog post on Using Snagit for Process Documentation.

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How to create an elearning course from storyboard document

Wizcabin

Convert your content document into a storyboard. A Wizcabin storyboard, is a.doc or.docx document that contain tags that define the course elements. To convert your content document into a storyboard, just add the Wizcabin tags before and after each content elements.

Adobe Acrobat X: Adding Description Fields to Document Properties

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by Barb Binder    It's easy to ignore the Description tab of the Document Properties dialog box in Adobe Acrobat. Open any InDesign document.   Choose  File > Export  to create the PDF document. Open any FrameMaker document.

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Adobe RoboHelp: Import Word Documents and Keep the Shapes

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You can use the Shapes feature to quickly draw a line or a callout to a screen capture inserted into a Word document. The Select the screen capture and shapes in the Word document. by Kevin Siegel    You can do a lot of fancy stuff in Word.

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Why Design Documents Are Vital For Creating eLearning Courses

eLearning Industry

No efficient action can take place without methodical forethought. In order to successfully carry out any undertaking, a blueprint or plan is of utmost importance. The same is true for eLearning courses. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Storyboard Workbook for Elearning: Documenting the Workflow

NuggetHead

Documenting those processes along the way helps isolate inconsistencies and/or good practices eventually working toward efficient processes that shorten the lifecycle of a project. Without getting into semantics of defining a workbook or whether you support the storyboarding process or not, let’s agree for the sake of this post that it is a collection of documents that support the design and development of an elearning project.