Successfully Implement Your Learning Management System (Includes Webinar Recording & Slides)

Adobe Captivate

If you’d like to get to know other professionals in e-learning and learning technology, create an account on the Adobe Elearning blog or join the 2,300 members of LinkedIn group Learning Management System (LMS) Administrators. And here are the slides: Successfully Implement Your Learning Management System (LMS) from Katrina Baker. Work effectively with your LMS vendor to determine a timeline, set expectations, and get everything done on time. .

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New course — Adobe Captivate 2017: Animations and Effects

Adobe Captivate

I’m excited to announce that my new course on Adobe Captivate 2017: Animations and Effects is now available on and LinkedIn Learning. Adobe Captivate 2017 boasts features that can help you create subtle animations and digital effects.

Why PowerPoint is Effective for Training New Employees

DigitalChalk eLearning

There’s a classic LinkedIn meme about a conversation between a CFO and a CEO: CFO: “What happens if we invest in developing our people and then they leave us?” Third-party add-ons are required to fill the gap and make your slides truly interactive.

Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?

Kapp Notes

There will be survivors of the downward slide and always a need for self-paced eLearning. Think of the huge self-paced learning purchase of by LinkedIn for $1.5 billion and the subsequent purchase of LinkedIn by Microsoft for $26.2 Death of Self-Pace eLearning.

Making the Most of Adobe Captivate 2017’s WHILE Loop

eLearning Brothers

Set the slide On Enter Action to run our new count_up Advanced Action. Then we display those two variables on the slide so we can watch as the coolness unfolds. Captivate runs the WHILE Loop every second so in effect we have just built a timer! Preview the slide in the browser.

A simple way to help beginners get started with Articulate Storyline

eLearning Architect

I was hanging out in the Articulate Storyline LinkedIn group the other day when I saw someone post a request for suggestions on how best to deliver Storyline training. How does the first slide move to the second slide? Designing the 'Meet the team slide' Now for the meaty bit!!

PowerPoint or Prezi: Which is Best for eLearning?

Association eLearning

But whereas PowerPoint tends to progress linearly from one slide to the next in a fixed sequence, Prezi uses “paths” to move between content by zooming out to reveal a big-picture overview, or zooming in to show details. You can import PPT slides into Prezi to use them as a foundation.

Social Media: Reinforce Your Brand

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Social platforms like Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook let you move content toward those who need it. cuts between: the slides. an overlay of video and slides. I also placed my slides on  Slideshare , along with the video. I also posted regular updates to  my LinkedIn account , relevant LinkedIn groups, and FaceBook. By the end of the day, you'll understand what it takes to: create an effective social media ID.

How to Bring Data Sharing to Your eLearning Courses

eLearning Brothers

For the full effect, you will want to open both in two separate windows. The first slide is a simple yes/no question. The second slide is a bit more fun. You can also follow him on Twitter or connect with him on LinkedIn for additional tips and examples.

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Blogging to Build Your Business

Experiencing eLearning

LinkedIn is the quickest option if you are not technical and don’t want to deal with setting anything up. First, it’s not on your business site, so you’re splitting your identity between your business website and your LinkedIn profile. Email, eLearning Heroes, LinkedIn groups?

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now


Whether you want to learn more about awesome eLearning authoring tools, communicate more effectively with your learners, or organize your time better, our list of useful eLearning tools is sure to help. is a great eLearning tool because it helps you make your content effective.

MOOCs and Brain-Based Learning: The Perfect Combination?

Your Training Edge

Over the past few years, there has also been a huge amount of new research into the brain basis of learning, which has lead to a host of new and more effective teaching strategies. We’ll also look at some ways to effectively implement brain-based learning in MOOCs.

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Anticipating Risk in Online Learning

Association eLearning

Risk 3: Not marketing your courses effectively. Market research is critically important to marketing your courses effectively. It has tons of text on the slides because there was a lot of information to cover. Share this on LinkedIn.

Ruth Clark Claims “Games Don’t Teach”

Experiencing eLearning

A more accurate title would be “Some Games Aren’t Effective at Making People Remember Content,” but that’s a lot less likely to grab attention. Let’s look at her summary of the research: The goal of the research was to compare learning efficiency and effectiveness from a narrative game to a slide presentation of the content. I’d love to hear if any of you out there have designed games for learning and found them to be effective or not.

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25 eLearning Tools You Need Now


Once you import PowerPoint content to Storyline , the effects you add will help to ensure that a learner has absorbed important information before progressing. Tool: LinkedIn. What it does: LinkedIn is the leading social network for professionals.

Silence, in eLearning, is Not Always Golden


If you’re creating your first eLearning course with a new LMS, here’s a tip: Grab your slide deck (PowerPoint, Haiku Deck —whatever you use) and upload it. Your spoken words bring your slides to life and make your content meaningful and relevant. Consider sound effects and music.

Be a Better eLearning Designer

B Online Learning

Delete unused triggers, layers and slide masters. Remove unused states on an object that isn’t a button – hover over effects make users think there is a link or something is missing. This article was first published on LinkedIn.

How to Create and Distribute a Responsive Online Course


Now, there is no need to compress slides to make them fit into specific screens, as your smart online training software will itself do the job, thereby delivering impressive results. It is a seamless and a cost-effective way to publish your content and reach out to your target audience.

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Bad Training Videos are bad even if you like the Instructor

Your Training Edge

As far as the effectiveness of training videos is concerned, the training videos are really the fantastic learning mode for corporate training and development. So, here are the things you should keep in mind in order to make sure your video learning strategy is effectively being delivered.

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A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

Stefanic: LearnBrite is created from a belief that by combining the best and latest technologies with proven eLearning techniques, we can provide the most effective learning experience and outcome. The other day I had a great conversation with Danny Stefanic.

Why You Should Encourage Learner Autonomy


Importantly however, you can also effectively allow your learners to have an autonomous experience while also ensuring that they are spending their time learning the information necessary for organizational success. Encourage Learner Autonomy With A Next-Generation Learning Platform.

Putting the Emphasis on Articulate Storyline Animations

eLearning Brothers

In this post, I will demonstrate how we can use JavaScript to access and affect changes on elements within Storyline slides. Storyline converts almost everything you put on a slide into an SVG when it gets published.

Fear of Change in Learning & Development

Your Training Edge

If this “why” element is addressed expertly, the training itself becomes contemporary, easier and more effective, since learners would definitely find books, courses, one-line materials, innovation of technology in learning, something mandatory and beneficial for themselves.

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How to Create an eLearning Culture


Nowadays, workers are often inspired by fantasies of standing desks, glass walls, free laundry, and slides between levels if they’re lucky. Browse LinkedIn. Learning is always more effective when it’s fun and gives the learner an active role.

New Technologies Making MOOCs Even Better

Your Training Edge

Word clouds and summaries are automatically created, and popular content automatically appears on later slides for quick reference. Corporate training has generally been more receptive to simulation-based learning, which has proven effective in fields from finance to healthcare.

Webinar Recap: The Do’s and Don’ts of Online Software Training


Online software training can be very beneficial to your company if delivered effectively. You can watch the recording and download the slides here.

MOOCs in Workplace Learning - Part 4: Their Role in Corporate Universities

ID Reflections

link] This infographic of a Deloitte Survey spanning 90 countries look at the talent issues that can threaten organizational effectiveness. LinkedIn has tied up with Coursera to facilitate direct publication of these certificates to one''s profile. The world has gotten complicated.

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Is eLearning As Credible As Classroom Training?

Integrated Learnings

I recently came across a discussion on LinkedIn that debated whether classroom (instructor-led) training is more credible than eLearning. After comparing the effectiveness of the two methods in a variety of studies, many researchers have concluded that they can be equally effective and that the instructional strategies drive effectiveness, not the medium. One participant in the LinkedIn discussion thread suggested that many people think that eLearning is just reading.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less


Effects like fade-outs and slide-transitions can be employed to increase visual appeal. Most popular social sites like LinkedIn and Twitter are free for access. Most corporations perceive learning to be an essential and ongoing process.

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Megatrends in MOOCs: #10 The Changing Role of the Instructor

Your Training Edge

The new role of the instructor in MOOCs means that companies can train more people, more quickly and more effectively, than ever before. But be honest, with 100 PowerPoint slides to get through in two hours, how often did that actually happen?

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Software Demo Tips: What Works? Ask an LMS Selection Consultant

Talented Learning

We obsess about every facet of the LMS market so our clients can more effectively attract, engage and educate learning audiences of all types – B2B and B2C customers, channel partners and contractors, employees, association members, continuing education students and the public-at-large.

Presentations in the cloud

Clive on Learning

A video with media alongside (typically slides, but could also be Flash movies, Twitter feeds, web pages, etc.). This Facebook version includes a video, slides and a summary of the presentation.

7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

Inconsistent fonts look unprofessional and imply the author’s negligence – an effect you definitely want to avoid. Make sure you highlight the headings properly and use standard positioning on all slides. Do you need extra effects? You can contact him via LinkedIn.

Session Notes: Breaking Down Silos @JD_Dillon #TrainingMag

Learning Visions

JD''s slides for this session if you want to follow along. Someone may be constantly sharing things on LinkedIn, but at the workplace, they''re not doing that behavior. So JD asked, how can I help them check their lists more effectively? Effectively killing the email attachment. These are my live blogged notes from the Training 2015 Conference and Expo happening this week in Atlanta. Forgive any typos or incoherencies.

4 Assets that Modernize your ILT


In fact, the “2018 Workplace Learning Report” by LinkedIn shows that ILT increased from 78% to 85% of companies offering some form of in-house ILT. Effective ILT in the modern era usually involves a clear PowerPoint that is tied to a Student Guide. Embed the PowerPoint slides into the Guide and provide a narrative for context. Again, this should re-use the PowerPoint slides and text from the Student Guide, while providing the Facilitator with additional notes and anecdotes.

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