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. Snagit now helps employees process information faster and with a professional polish that meets the high-quality expectations maintained by DFCU Financial. 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. At a glance.

Setting the Standard for eLearning Assessments

eLearning Brothers

Previously, we discussed how authentic assessments can be used to continuously improve the quality of eLearning experiences. Another key to the continuous improvement of your eLearning experience is the integration of quality assessment standards into the instructional design process. Here are two of the top organizations that are known for their efforts in improving the quality of online learning experiences: Quality Matters.

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A showdown between quality eLearning and rapid development? #ASTD2014

Web Courseworks

If there was a more high-minded (if still arguably commercial) theme to this conference, it was unease about the quality of contemporary online learning. The manifesto, which first came on our radar screen in March of this year, is a comprehensive recipe for high-quality online learning and a step in the right direction. Jon’s and my workshop challenged attendees to develop their own quality manifestos (manifesti?).

How to Survive CPD Employee Turnover and Maintain CE Quality

EthosCE

Many businesses are having the same problem, which has a knock-on effect on the quality of what product or service they produce. For you, it can take you away from your role of creating quality continuing education courses for your learners and increasing and maintaining their satisfaction.

Utilizing Paper Writing Rewind Software To Review Your Documents

Hurix Digital

Using computer software like newspaper writings rewiews has turned into a popular method to review important documents. Not only does the program allow you to view all your documents at one time, but you can also glance at these at different resolutions as well. This permits one to view records in their original format, so hence never needing to have problems with the degradation that’s often the consequence of looking at them in a document format that is marginally outdated.

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Global eTraining Releases ISO 19650 Global BIM Standards

Global eTraining

Global eTraining releases ISO 19650 Compliant Global BIM Standards Training inside the ‘GeT Everything’ library. Available as part of the ‘GeT Everything’ library, Global eTraining (GeT) is excited to announce the release of our ISO 19650 updated Global BIM Standards Library. ISO 19650-1 and 2 is an international quality standard for BIM, mandated by the UK government, which establishes common terminology and language as well as unified processes and management for BIM projects.

Facilitation Quality Matters 5 Steps to Ensuring Top-Quality Training Delivery

Training Industry

After developing a quality design, training managers need to implement a process for quality facilitation. A comprehensive process like this one is invaluable in establishing a performance standard for both content and delivery. Here are the five steps we take to ensure high-quality training delivery: Create a customized leadership learning program based on design thinking sessions, assessments and recent interviews with leaders.

Three tips for effective quality assurance

Good To Great

I hope by now I’ve convinced you of the benefits of quality assurance – although I may not have convinced you that QA is a fun task! Next time you have a document to QA, make a conscious decision to set aside plenty of time to do it properly. By insisting on high standards and integrity in your own QA process, you’ll help develop a wider QA culture – and that can only be a good thing.

Hollywood Hacks: 4 Ideas for Affordable, Professional-Quality Video Learning Content

Instilled

You can share video content in much the same way you would share a live-feed of a presentation or document. By pre-recording a piece, you can ensure the clarity of your message and the quality of your video production.

We’re Hiring! Quality Assurance Engineer (Belgrade)

LearnUpon

Our Quality Assurance team is key to the company as they are responsible for creating end-to-end test plans that target testing of the LearnUpon web application. A typical day involves working closely with the development team to document new features while writing and executing test scripts for these features. Documenting test scripts for LearnUpon’s features. Quality Assurance Engineer (Belgrade) appeared first on LearnUpon.

Three tips for effective, efficient quality assurance

Good To Great

I hope by now I’ve convinced you of the benefits of quality assurance – although I appreciate that I may not have convinced you that QA is a fun task! Next time you have a document to QA, make a conscious decision to set aside plenty of time to do it properly. By insisting on high standards and integrity in your own QA process, you’ll help develop a wider QA culture – and that can only be a good thing.

9 Best Practices in Third Party QA Testing

Hurix Digital

When it comes to software development, quality assurance and the process of software testing is as important as the actual code. If planned and executed well, the quality assurance process can assure both the high quality and success of the product along with smooth business operations.

Tips for Managing Assets When Creating a Collaborative Course

CourseArc

Agree on Standards. Teams with diverse backgrounds and experiences often clash over differences in standards and expectations. As such, a collaborative project with more than one set of standards for a specific deliverable (like creating project documentation) is doomed to fail! Things to consider when setting these standards include: Tools and programs to be shared. Take detailed notes so all action items and deadlines are clearly documented.

Mobile Content Management Solutions: Why Simple File Storage Is Inadequate

Zunos

Also, document automation becomes a need at the enterprise level. On mobile, browsing 15 layers of nested folders to hunt for a specific file is extremely cumbersome, not to mention sharing, bookmarking, or editing documents. Content management Document Automation Sales Enablement

Three Industries that Need to Board the Translation Train

ICDTranslation

Whether it comes to website localization or technical document translation, it is essential to select your language service provider carefully in order to have a trusted partner who could guide you throughout the entire translation process.

Seismic vs. Highspot vs. Showpad vs. Bigtincan Compared

Zunos

If you’re busy, here’s the bottom line on each platform: Bigtincan, our solution, has sales enablement functionality with a modern, customer-facing learning management system (LMS), sales engagement, enterprise file management, and document automation, all in one.

Two Global Brand Digital Retail Transformation Case Studies: Lessons & Challenges

Zunos

But this standard system doesn’t typically work well. The quality of employee training tends to decrease in proportion to the number of new employees being onboarded, the other obligations of managers on duty, and during the times of year when customer demand is highest.

Small is Big: Converting PDFs to E-Learning Modules

Origin Learning

Lengthy research documents? Well to some extent that’s true, considering the omnipresent nature of these documents that haunt you everywhere. PDFs have almost become a standard for writing company announcements, policies, terms and conditions, how to’s, newsletters, training material and what not. The onus is on instructional designers to read through the entire document and divide it into portions. Using standardized colors creates an impact.

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Content production must focus on quality to reach jaded audiences

Aptara

Content production must focus on quality to reach jaded audiences. Then, once a once-fresh strategy has become an industry standard, there is another challenge to approach - how to stay on top of a field that everyone is part of. Fearlessly testing those suppositions and applying the data to the next wave of documents might be what turns a company into a go-to resource for viewers.

The Value of Sales Enablement Platforms in 2020

Zunos

The best Sales Enablement platforms are those that offer capabilities beyond the standard content management functionality and are designed to adapt to the way your team operates. Content management Document Automation Sales Enablement Uncategorized

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Best Practices for Instructional Design in eLearning

Raptivity

As technology progresses, assuring the quality of educational experience continues to increase in significance. This blog highlights some valuable nuggets of information from an ID’s perspective to help you build and deliver high-quality eLearning material. Design Plan A design document is essential to make sure the team involved in the project is on the same page before commencement of development.

Integration Capable LMS for Better Compliance in Pharma

G-Cube

Frowning at the cost of maintaining a team for document management and training personnel on SOP changes, doesn’t help.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

First I point out the evidence documenting that L&D is failing, in the belief that you can’t change until you acknowledge that there’s a problem. It is an attempt to raise the quality of e-Learning and we do support this wonderful initiative and all the 22 principles that the manifesto contains. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn.

Is Your Measuring Stick Allowing You To Manage For The Better.

Dashe & Thomson

She currently leads training at General Mills for Standard Desktop Applications, SharePoint, and New Hire Orientation. We use the results to make changes to the documentation, the delivery, or the staff. Tweets Follow @dashethomson on Twitter Download Free Whitepaper The Top 10 Pitfalls of End User Training – and How to Avoid Them Given the current state of the economy, businesses large and small are looking for ways to improve productivity while maintaining quality.

How To Use Proven Virtual Learning Activities To Boost Your Training

Spark Your Interest

Standardized consistent content and information. The Quality Of Your Virtual Learning. But has this led to creating a quality learning experience? Don’t distribute documents that you don’t have permission to distribute. . Showing how to fill out a section of a document.

Making Pharma LMS GxP Compliant

G-Cube

It is also required to have alternate documentation available in case of a single point or multiple point failure of BCP. It is always advisable to store SOP and Quality guidelines in a backed-up server or the Cloud to remove on-premise vulnerabilities to knowledge or break in process.

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Project Management: Metrics and Variances

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

" The precursors for measuring are 1) Setting the guidelines and standards; 2) Managing the project; 3) Capturing the metrics; and 4) Usability. Setting the standards. First and foremost, create a  style guide  or  style sheet  and use the guide for your standards. Continuous usage and strict adherence to these standards help writers become proficient in delivering quality deliverables. Negativity must never stop the quality output.

Q&A: Maryland Historical Society

CourseArc

Educators could also rent our traveling artifact trunks or reserve our virtual field trips that allow them to bring our historical artifacts, documents and images directly to their classrooms. Q&A: Maryland Historical Society.

Development Corner: Image Formats

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

JPEG compression (the act of making the image as small as possible while retaining as much quality as possible) is "lossy" compression, which means every time you save an image as a JPEG, it loses quality. " Every time you save an image as a JPEG, it loses some quality by throwing out pixels. So if you are editing an image in Photoshop, always save it as the native format first, which is a PSD (Photoshop Document).

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How to print PowerPoint with notes

BrightCarbon

Go to the View tab on the ribbon, then select Notes Page on the left to see the standard layout with a slide at the top and speaker notes underneath. The standard layout for the PowerPoint Notes Page uses the Notes Master. What’s the weirdest thing people do in PowerPoint?

Deriving the Best out of E-learning Outsourcing: Creating Impactful Courseware

G-Cube

With the growing popularity and success of e-learning in the corporate circles, the need for high-quality course-ware development is ever-increasing. But the quintessential question that they have to ask themselves is how will it impact the quality of the course-ware? Looking into our rich and varied experience, we bring forth some ways that the e-learning vendor can ensure content quality – considering large volumes and strict timelines.

How to Convert XML to ePUB – A Step-by-step Guide

Hurix Digital

XML refers to Extensible Markup Language, which is essentially a text-based markup language derived from SGML (Standard Generalized Markup Language). Receiving input XML documents and files from their respective sources. Frequent quality checks built into processes.

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Q&A: Maryland Historical Society

CourseArc

Educators could also rent our traveling artifact trunks or reserve our virtual field trips that allow them to bring our historical artifacts, documents and images directly to their classrooms. Q&A: Maryland Historical Society.

10 Situations Where It Makes Sense to Use E-Learning

Capytech

Both options are costly, plus there can be consistency and quality issues. Each person will also receive the same training, so you achieve consistent levels of quality as well. There are lots of ways to provide this back-up material, including manuals and specification documentation.

An 8-Step Guide to Digitization for Book Publishers

Kitaboo

These scanners use high quality cameras with light sources on either side. The loose papers are then fed into the document feeder for scanning. Run a quality control check. What is book digitization?

What It Takes To Become A Top eLearning Content Development Company

Adobe Captivate

eBridge – our proprietary Project Management platform designed to meet corporate quality standards (we are a CMMI Level 3 certified organization) for communication and review. Implementation of standard organizational practices to develop the solutions and documentation. Creation of design specification documents. Significant achievements always trigger introspection for me.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Accessibility advocate Karl Groves makes the argument that what website accessibility really boils down to is “quality of work.” An accessible website means a high-quality website. And each WCAG criterion possesses a section that documents techniques that are considered sufficient to meet it. goes beyond what is required for compliance with some standards, such as Section 508. You may note that we spend a lot of time talking about meeting standards for accessibility.