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When Training Is NOT The Answer

Tim Slade

Whether you’re an instructional designer, an eLearning designer, or just an everyday learning professional, a crucial part of your job is understanding when training is not the answer.

57 PowerPoint Christmas cards to download and share!


Christmas time, mistletoe and wine – in our case too much wine… After a late night of eggnog and brandy snaps we set ourselves the challenge of creating the wildest, wackiest PowerPoint Christmas card ever! What’s so good about a PowerPoint Christmas card?

Coronation of HTML5 as the Successor of Flash [Infographic]

CommLab India

Explore this infographic on why HTML5 will succeed Flash after its phase-out by the end of 2020. Learning Technology HTML5

3 Things I Love About E-Learning Development

Ashley Chiasson

I’ve been working as an Instructional Designer for over a decade now, and within that capacity, most of my roles have required e-learning development.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

Fantasy and reality

Learning with e's

Image from Pixabay Here are some of my recent (and random) thoughts about the future, science fiction and technology reality. It's not meant to be an essay, but is more a free flow of ideas around these themes.

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eLearning For Employees: Why Is It Not Working?

eLearning Industry

Ask most training managers how they deal with an employee training problem and the answer will probably be "Get the employee to take a course!" This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Corporate eLearning Solutions Corporate Learning And Development

Optimism: Get A Boost

Solo Learning

Five Ways to Increase Optimism for the Holidays. Optimism may seem elusive in our world today. You’ve heard the metaphor of looking at the glass half empty or half full. Well, far too often we see it as half empty. However, there is something about the holidays that makes many of us willingly extend extra effort to focus outward and increase cheer. Oxford Dictionaries defines optimism as: “Hopefulness and confidence about the future or the success of something.”.

How To Use An Augmented Reality System For Industry

eLearning Industry

Augmented Reality (AR) is a medium with the direct or indirect addition of the physical world to real-time digital data using computing devices such as tablets and smartphones, as well as innovative gadgets like Google Glass, and software for them. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Trends Augmented Learning Corporate eLearning Solutions Corporate eLearning Trends Mobile Learning Benefits

A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

6 Subtle Ways To Guide Online Learners And Encourage Self-Exploration In eLearning

eLearning Industry

Self-directed learning is listed as one of the major benefits of eLearning. But how do you nudge passive online learners to explore subjects on their own? In this article, I’ll share 6 subtle ways to point online learners in the right direction and encourage self-exploration. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Instructional Design Instructional Design Tips Learner Engagement Self-Paced Learning

Inform, Educate And Entertain: 5 Modern Ways You Can Create A Winning Presentation With PowerPoint

eLearning Industry

Today’s presentations are a far cry from those in the heyday of PowerPoint 98, for instance. Nevertheless, most presentations look generic and often do not convey the main point of the presentation. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Best Practices eLearning Design eLearning Design Tips eLearning Development Best Practices eLearning Templates For Powerpoint