Music Licensing

TechSmith Camtasia

While licensing helps protect people’s property (such as music), it can also be a nuisance to try and navigate. Licenses are confusing; their uses and protections vary across the board which makes it hard to determine which content is okay to use. Most music is protected under a license of some sort, especially the good stuff, which makes it difficult to find cheap, quality music that you can use in your videos. Creative Commons License. This post is part of a series.

5 Free Licenses of Opus

Epilogue Systems

Helping your workforce use your critical applications effectively or generating user and training documentation for your application project shouldn’t have to be a casualty of the times. The post 5 Free Licenses of Opus appeared first on Epilogue Systems.

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Developing Internally vs. Licensing Externally : a Combined Approach

Your Training Edge

We’ve discussed eLearning in terms of internal development versus external licensing as two separate approaches. You may not have the luxury of a budget that stretches to both internal development and external licensing. If you ask an SME to review internal content as well as externally licensed content, you should make sure he or she understands the extent of work that will be required.

eLearning: Developing Internally vs. Licensing Externally

Your Training Edge

Related Posts: Benefits and Potential Drawbacks of Internal eLearning Developing Internally vs. Licensing Externally : a… 5 Invaluable Benefits Of Learning Management System… LMS: The Foundation of Your Training Initiative How to create effective online training courses on a budget (Visited 520 times, 4 visits today). eLearning is becoming an essential in learning and development, especially for organizations with diverse workforces.

Is Your LMS License Model Misaligned? How to Avoid Costly Mistakes

Talented Learning

Making Sense of LMS License Models. However, the proposals were inconsistent in all respects — format, approach, assumptions and license model. There are more than 700 LMS vendors today, yet there is no standard usage-based LMS license model. Even after 20 years of selling and now helping organizations buy learning solutions, I still need hours of study and discussion with most vendors to be sure I understand their licensing logic.

Virtual Classroom Facilitation—A License to Thrill

ATD Learning Technologies

But you too can have the license to thrill—whether that license is for Adobe Connect, WebEx, or any of the other virtual platforms that support virtual learning. Learn not only the nuts and bolts of how the virtual platform functions, but also how you can leverage the virtual dynamic to the best effect. When you watch a James Bond movie, you know you are going to be entertained by the secret agent’s incredible skills, risky manoeuvres, and great chase scenes.

Your eLearning Content Distribution and Licensing Challenges – Solved!

JCA Solutions

Your eLearning Content Distribution and Licensing Challenges - Solved! Manage content licensing and distribution across platforms. Protecting your investment throughout its lifetime, including control over distributing eLearning content and ensuring that only licensed learners have access, is an essential element of your business. The post Your eLearning Content Distribution and Licensing Challenges – Solved!

"How's My Driving?": Understanding Commercial Drivers Licensing

OpenSesame

Commercial Drivers License training (CDL) covers a variety of topics that ensure drivers can safely maneuver trucks carrying more than 26,000 pounds, transport quantities of hazardous materials, or transport more than sixteen passengers. For instance, driving a commercial vehicle without a license results in up to a $2,500 fine, or even prison time. A simple elearning program is a great, cost-effective way for drivers to get trained and avoid dangers on the road.

Benefits and Potential Drawbacks of External eLearning

Your Training Edge

Licensing external eLearning content can provide you and your organization with definite benefits, along with some potential drawbacks. But as we are discussing external licensing, remember that it can be a temporary approach. First, let’s examine the benefits of the external licensing approach. In relation to time, externally licensing your eLearning content can be quick and efficient. Another benefit of external licensing is in the management of learning.

Captivate 8 Custom Motion Effect Example

Experiencing eLearning

I created a Captivate activity with a custom effect using motion and scaling to animate two cars driving away to the horizon. The movement is saved as a custom effect (drive_away) so I can reuse it, as explained by Lieve Weymeis on her blog. The custom effect contains a Left-to-Right movement (which I edited to move up instead of left to right) and a ScaleTo 0.8. One note about these custom effects: they seem to be very glitchy and unstable. Apply the custom effect.

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How to Create Effective Test Questions

CourseArc

If every student answers a question correctly, does that mean your question is too easy, or is it a perfect example of an effective test question? How to Create Effective Tests and Quizzes. Image: “ Quiz ” by Animated Heaven, via Flickr Creative Commons License.

How to Measure Online Course Effectiveness

CourseArc

Instructional designers aim to provide the necessary content to accomplish these goals, but sometimes the delivery of a course or training isn’t very effective. Luckily, there’s a proven process that helps you measure the effectiveness of your courses and start to fix any problems in their delivery. How to Implement Effectiveness Measurement Plans. It should also be noted that this approach to measuring course effectiveness highlights the results of training.

What Factors Are Shaping the LMS Market? 2018 Learning Systems FAQ

Talented Learning

Volume-based SaaS licensing models are the primary driver. Thanks to simple, transparent licensing, platforms like Adobe Captivate , Docebo , Litmos , Schoox and TalentLMS are attracting tens of thousands of customers who could never afford to invest six figures in a traditional LMS.

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8 Effective Scenario Ideas for Instructional Designers

eLearning Brothers

Elements of Effective Scenarios. Here are some elements that designers should consider when creating effective scenarios: involves mentally processing and connecting the content presented to the question/task. Here is more research done about the effectiveness of scenarios.). Below you have a driver’s license, bank system screenshot with account information, deposit tickets, and an image of the check. Scenarios are a great way to make online training more engaging.

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Live Webinar: Creating effective learning videos in 7 easy steps

Limestone Learning

“ Clipper, movie, picture ” by Bokskapet is licensed by Pixabay. We'll be teaming up with Lambda Solutions Wednesday, June 12 to host another informative webinar: Creating Effective Learning Videos in 7 Easy Steps. Share her seven steps for creating an effective learning video. You’ll also receive a copy of our Tips for Creating Effective Videos.

Why effective training simulations matter more than ever

Limestone Learning

“ Agriculture, caucasian, people, grain ” by Sasin Tipchai is licensed by Pixabay. An effective workplace simulation can provide an adaptive experience for learners, bridge the gap between theory and practical behaviour (“ learning by doing ”), allow for real-time feedback, and increase learners’ confidence in their performance. Not only that; a simulation can be used repeatedly, becoming even more cost-effective in the long run.

Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

An automated process can handle versions and updates much more efficiently and effectively than a manual approach. It doesn’t address updates, reporting or licensing. And then you would have to manage updates, reporting and licensing on a course-by-course and update-by-update basis? It’s a secure, central platform that makes it easy for anyone to deploy, version and license online content, regardless of their learning platform.

Software Training With E-Learning: Ways To Create Effective Training Within Available Means

G-Cube

Learning content can be made interactive with available tools – like inserting effects like fading, click to reveal, drag and drop or even sound effects to make the training more impactful. With software implementations, there are reasonable investments in terms of buying software licenses and making needed hardware available. Technology-aided software training provides higher quality, more effective training experience for employees, all at an affordable cost.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 2: Convert and Create Content

Your Training Edge

With this guide, you can also be sure that your content is to the point, that is, in the realm of “need to know” versus “nice to know” Training managers and instructional designers must exercise quite a bit of editorial license to prepare traditional materials for transfer to e-learning platforms. You’ve taken the time to assess your content, learners, and overall system requirements. The next step is to understand how to build and deliver e-learning content.

7 Effective Ways to Combat eBook Piracy in Publishing

Kitaboo

It provides various important licensing measures in eBook protection, which help to extend your ability to publish safely when distributing the eBooks in the digital marketplace. The post 7 Effective Ways to Combat eBook Piracy in Publishing appeared first on Kitaboo. As the publishing world continues to grow with increased penetration of the eBook market, maintaining content/IP security and preventing piracy becomes the topmost challenge for publishers to deal with.

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7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 1: Assessment

Your Training Edge

Building an effective e-learning program is a seven-step process. So if you’re new to e-learning, wipe your mind clean while we discuss the seven steps of creating an effective e-learning program. Related Posts: Preparing For the Move to Online Training LMS: The Foundation of Your Training Initiative LMS Final: The LMS as Social Media eLearning: Developing Internally vs. Licensing Externally Engaging Participants 3: Classroom Engagement (Visited 630 times, 5 visits today).

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 3: Online Learning Systems

Your Training Edge

On the design side, would you like to see a built-in content development engine, where content developers can essentially “dump” information into the LMS and create effective courses? Related Posts: eLearning: Developing Internally vs. Licensing Externally Corporate University: The Learning Management System LMS: The Foundation of Your Training Initiative Learning Management System Basics (LMS) eLearning: About External Licensing (Visited 384 times, 4 visits today).

7-Seven Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 7: Regular Monitoring

Your Training Edge

An effective e-learning program saves money and time and creates an effective platform to educate the workforce. Related Posts: 7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program… 7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program… 7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program… eLearning: About External Licensing LMS Final: The LMS as Social Media (Visited 250 times, 1 visits today).

Need to Calculate LMS ROI? Here’s How Business Leaders Do The Math

Talented Learning

For more guidance about how to do that, I invite you to check out a LinkedIn Learning course I offer: Measuring Training Effectiveness. Outline the best license model.

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Why Employ Digital Rights Management

MagicBox

Digital Rights Management (DRM) and license management allow control of copyrighted material through technology. DRM ensures that the right to access digital content is gained only by those who pay for the license. The Digital Right Management license protocol ensures secure distribution, promotion, and sale of digital media content. Digital Rights Management (DRM) plays a pivotal role in the management of licensing and authorized content distribution.

LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

This is especially important for LMS selection, because there is no universally accepted definition of the term “LMS” Likewise, there is no standard LMS licensing model or approach to calculating system usage. Business Requirements – Accurate past usage statistics and future usage predictions, license mode l preference and pricing parameters. It also ensures that you’ll identify an appropriate licensing model and pricing. Is the LMS RFP a Necessary Evil?

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Why Employ Digital Rights Management

MagicBox

Digital Rights Management (DRM) and license management allow control of copyrighted material through technology. DRM ensures that the right to access digital content is gained only by those who pay for the license. The Digital Right Management license protocol ensures secure distribution, promotion, and sale of digital media content. Digital Rights Management (DRM) plays a pivotal role in the management of licensing and authorized content distribution.

Podcast 9: Association LMS Trends – With Linda Bowers of WBT Systems

Talented Learning

Selling content to corporate customers through volume licensing is one increasingly popular approach. So when a recipient clicks on a link in the email, it lets them effectively self-register, so they have immediate access to the system and the course. Whenever someone self-registers, it claims a seat from the bulk license. Can an admin see that of 100 total licenses, 3 are assigned and 97 remain available? Develop effective pricing and marketing strategies.

#EDENchat How effective is mobile learning?

Learning with 'e's

British Summer Time when we will engage in a free flowing, question driven discussion on the question ''How effective is mobile learning?'' Photo by Johan Larsson on Wikimedia Commons #EDENchat How effective is mobile learning? by Steve Wheeler was written in Plymouth, England is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Mobile communication has become increasingly popular for a number of reasons.

External Customers Need Learning, Too

CLO Magazine

SAP SuccessFactors’ customers are using its external learning license to price courses. However, Wilson said if companies want to do extended enterprise learning effectively, they need to do more than just “slap a price on a course.” Homepage Top Story - Right Column Learning Delivery external clients learning delivery learning licenseTags: external clients , learning delivery , learning license.

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LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

License Model/Cost. Licensing: “active user” or “unique login” where any trainer or trainee who signs in at least once during a billing period is counted as “active” for the 30 day period. We review and analyze all of this information to determine a vendor’s mission, assess the platform’s strengths and weaknesses, and determine how effectively it serves extended enterprise learning needs. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

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The ripple effect

Learning with 'e's

Anyone who is interested in the social media phenomenon would be very interested to read this from Abday Adhikari, writing in the Guardian : Every time we publish information on the internet, we are effectively starting a conversation, because people can respond or react to it. We are susceptible to the ripple effect, but direction changes can be made if the network requires them. Unported License.

Learn How to Build Effective E-Learning with this Free E-Book

Rapid eLearning

In fact, eHelp licensed Articulate Presenter for their own RoboPresenter product. I’m not sure you noticed but we just updated the Insider’s Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. The first edition of the free e-book was released in 2007, and as you can imagine a lot has changed in our industry. This new addition addresses some of those changes and offers more practical tips and tricks. How Has E-Learning Changed?

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The hidden audience effect

Learning with 'e's

In effect, S'cool Radio is taking a similar approach to Dave Mitchell's Quadblogging concept but developing it in another direction. What both projects have in common is their capitalisation on the 'hidden audience' effect. Clearly, the hidden audience effect is only one of the components that make projects such as Quadblogging and S'cool Radio a success. Unported License. A splendid time was had by all at yesterday's bMoble12 event.

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Top Five LMS Features for Effective Pharmaceutical Compliance Training

SkyPrep

The pharmaceutical industry is regulated by several laws and regulations to guarantee the safety and effectiveness of its products. Failure to stick to SOP and cGMP regulation can result in solid punishments including fines, authorizations, and loss of licenses. Every pharmaceutical team faces compliance challenges that are common to the pharmaceutical industry. In the prescription opioid business, accurate and precise communication is really important.

Sound Effects in E-learning: Top 8 Sample Music Sites

CommLab India

Many instructional designers add music and/or other sound effects to make their e-learning courses more interesting for learners. So, why don’t we provide background music and/or other sound effects in our e-learning courses ? It is also important to remember, we should add music and/or sound effects only when they enhance the learning experience. Audionautix : All music in this online collection is created by Jason Shaw and released under the Creative Commons License 3.0.

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Talented Learning: Greatest Hits of 2015

Talented Learning

Along the way, I became obsessed with studying the LMS sales cycle and understanding how to maximize effectiveness in every step to improve my odds of winning. Licensing and Pricing Guide. As 2015 draws to a close, it makes sense to look back and reflect on highlights from the past year.