Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

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Recently I came across this discussion on LinkedIn – best book for beginning instructional designers. Inspired by these and other posts I thought I would jot down my own thoughts on how the iPad fits into my toolset. Now all I take is the iPad. iPad (32).

iPad 101

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

Easy to use and very effective. These streams can be fed by other tools like Twitter, Linkedin and Google reader and I love it. Linkedin is an important application for me (although I don’t like their mobile app at all), I use it a lot to network and connect to people.

Twitter as Social Learning: Seven Ways to Facilitate the Exchange.

Dashe & Thomson

Where Facebook and LinkedIn serve mainly as social dashboards for our personal and professional networks, respectively, I see Twitter as a customized information portal.

“We’ve Always Done It This Way” and Technology-Enabled Learning

Your Training Edge

It was five years before the iPad. A new report from Visiongain predicts that the MOOC market will grow immensely in the next five years, especially for “companies looking to implement effective training programs for employees.”.

How to Create and Distribute a Responsive Online Course


It not only helps the user to create dynamic online courses but also ensures that it is compatible with multiple devices be it a smartphone, iPad, or desktop. It is a seamless and a cost-effective way to publish your content and reach out to your target audience.

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3 Reasons You Need to Reinvent Your Corporate Training Program

Your Training Edge

Training effectiveness is not being measured in a valid way (happy sheets are not a valid measurement of training effectiveness). Whatever the reason your training isn’t effective isn’t important (well, it is, but that is for another article).

The Digital Disruption of Corporate Learning

Your Training Edge

A wide array of devices was taken into an account with speakers sharing their experiences using smart phones and iPads in an academic and corporate learning context. Learn more about Bryant at LinkedIn:

[INFOGRAPHIC] The M-Learning Movement


The personal aspect also being enhanced by the idea that people will learn more effectively on a device that they are familiar with, and made as interesting as their favorite app. Today everybody has access to a connected mobile device making this concept very cost effective and available.

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How to Create Interactive eLearning Simulations in 3 Steps

eLearning Brothers

On the toolbar, there are buttons for adding effects, background noise removal and adjusting the length of the narration. One of the great assets to your project is the fact that you can use your scenario on any device: Windows PC, iPad, Android, etc. You can contact her via LinkedIn.

SMEs Are Not Instructional Designers

Association eLearning

As long as you respect their time, value their help and expertise, and find ways to keep content focused on the learner’s needs, your relationship will be productive and positive, resulting in a more effective course for learners. Comfort object: iPad mini. Share this on LinkedIn.

How to Add Video to eLearning on a Budget


Even with a simple set up, such as an iPad/iPhone and an external microphone , you can easily capture these learning moments on video. Video editing software is now basically plug-and-play (think iMovie for iPad/ iPhone). Follow her on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+.

Budget 101

Gamified Applications for Training

Your Training Edge

How gamification has had an effect on the training industry. While there are a number of skeptics out there of training through gamification and simulation; gamified simulations have become an extremely popular and very effective training medium. It is a great recruitment strategy in a cost-effective format that captures its target audience and leads to more recruits signing up for duty; that may not have otherwise.

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Why Learning NEEDS to be Bite-Sized

Growth Engineering

Your LinkedIn connection has just posted something with a seductive click bait title. It’s More Cost Effective. The answer came in the form of a bite-sized learning game, where four dishes are displayed on the iPad screen, and the waiter is asked to identify the correct one.

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Three Ideas for New Learning Experience (LX) Designers


I posed a few questions on Twitter and in Linkedin groups. This is true, not everyone has an iPad or speakers on their computer.

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Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Combine this with LinkedIn Skills and you have an interesting way to rate everyone's skills. This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. It's been fun working with them and has definitely added a new spark. I'm hoping that others will join the effort.

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

For #11-#20, I will be posting them in my Linkedin group, “E-Learning 24/7″ Now put on your sunscreen and get ready… It’s not a cruel summer. Design effects. iPad app.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

Sure, companies may still provided workers with an old BlackBerry (on a 2-year contract), but increasingly more people will opt to use their own iPhones/iPads or Android handsets or tablets once their devices can be secured and supported within their organizations. Meanwhile, next generation iPads and Android 3.x

The State of Mobile


When I wrote, the iPad had just been announced, flip phones were still prevalent, and glasses and watches were just a gleam in someone’s eye. Spacing learning is critical to having the effects persist past the learning experience.

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

So, simplicity was there for the author, but at the cost of effective learner engagement. Comfort object: iPad mini. Share this on LinkedIn. With the growth of tablet devices, authoring tools are having to re-invent themselves, yet again. It’s nothing new —just another step in the continual evolution we’ve seen since the early 1990s, when authoring tools were first introduced to help eLearning professionals create and deliver learning.

Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

An example of a fake problem is when someone comes up and says “We need an email training course,” or “We need a training course on how people can run more effective meetings.”

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2014


This year, we’ve expanded on that list to include 100 new tools that have made us more effective, made a splash or made us think. Paper - Sketch out ideas easily on your iPad and share with your team or across the web. We are big fans of online tools here at OpenSesame.

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E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Of those 40%, iPad and iPad2 represent 51% of the total market. Interestingly, a large portion of LMS vendors have not optimized their products for the iPad/ iPad2 and with the exception of two content authoring tools, HTML5 capabilities, specifically the ability to output a course in HTML5 does not yet exist. Editing/Adding Effects/Manipulating. If you said using features to edit, add effects and change, you would be correct.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


We are able to more truly capture the learning experience, which gives e-Learning developers and L&D experts the feedback they need to know what works and what doesn’t, and to continue to upgrade and enhance online training content to be as effective as possible. Eric: Video-based training is an effective and clear way to demonstrate complicated processes or technologies to your learners.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Several more of the Tier 2/Tier 3 LMS vendors also “tossed their hat in the ring” (or towards it anyway) announcing some way of publishing content so it could appear via a mobile browser on the iPhones , iPads and Android device trying to capture a few of their most “loyal fans” in learning land.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Latest data: 95% of the tablet market is owned by iPad. Samsung Galaxy S is expected to be the first real challenger to the iPad, it runs on Android OS, offers Flash 10.1 There are over 30 tablets already in the market, besides the iPad, including some that run on the Android OS. The latest projected number of iPads and other tablets to be sold by the end of 2010 is 19.5 Again, the iPad runs with HTML5, not Flash nor Java. HTML5 Course, Player and iPad.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

That said, some big dogs have focused and thus created products geared towards the plus 1,000 or 5,000 employees that their solution does not offer the necessary features and capabilities to penetrate effectively into the market. Linkedin tied into Twitter is an example of APIs. Tablets – Ipad (first and foremost), then other tablets. The Ipad’s next rendition includes the capability of 3G. Linkedin averages a new user per second.


Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?


By doing this, George argues that vendors (LMS in particular), and the organizations they sell to, will begin to see their product no longer as simply an event-based tool for learning, but rather as a process-based tool for capacity planning and workplace effectiveness.

The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up


New Characters in Your e-Learning : Use 5 helpful tips to effectively incorporate Lectora X.5 mLearning to iPad with Lectora Authoring Software and CourseMill LMS : Easily incorporate mLearning into the workplace with Lectora and CourseMill using 3 simple steps. Linkedin Lectora User Group. Create iPad e-Learning Content. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS. Community Forum. Products. Authoring Tools. Lectora Inspire.

Four Reasons you need structure for informal learning


The “ah-ha” factor came quickly from the following survey question: “What constructive changes would you suggest to make the webinar more effective next time?” I think a series of presentation/discussions would be more effective. The iPad is case-in-point.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Principles for Designing 3D Learning Environments - Kapp Notes , November 19, 2010In yesterday’s Train for Success in-world seminar, I was asked about the principles for effective design for 3D learning experiences, here is the list of principles that can be applied to make a 3D Learning Environment (3DLE) successful. Principles for Effectively Designing a 3D Learning Environment. Most of us have a Facebook account, and maybe a LinkedIn account too. iPad (24).