Designing Effective Podcasting

CourseArc

A user holding a tablet with an audio podcast with different formats. The podcast that put mainstream podcasting on the map – “ Serial ” – sparked a new wave of using audio-only as entertainment. Podcasting wasn’t a new idea. Series such as “This American Life” on WBEZ have been using the medium of podcasting long before the launch of “Serial.” Storytelling is one of the simplest yet most memorable and effective ways to present content.

Podcasting: Is It Right For Your Content Mix?

Talented Learning

Today we feature podcasting advice from Shelly Kramer , Co-CEO of V3 Broadsuite and President of Broadsuite Media Group. Have you added podcasting to your organization’s content mix yet? Well, podcast adoption statistics are impressive by any measure. alone, 50% of people have listened to a podcast at least once, and 32% have tuned-in during the last 30 days. Listening to podcasts is a perfect choice for people who enjoy multitasking.

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PODCAST 130: Turning Junior-level Talent into Top Sales Professionals with Eddie Baez

Sales Hacker

Subscribe to the Sales Hacker Podcast. We’ve hosted podcasts through that community and we’re always looking for great new members to join. Welcome to the Sales Hacker podcast. Career Development Marquee Outreach Partner Podcast

Adapter’s Advantage Podcast: Episode 4 Featuring Tony Jeary

Allego

In this episode, strategist and presentation coach Tony Jeary describes what you can do to be an inspirational leader, including how to facilitate more effectively and connect with your audience. Tony speaks about embracing change, the importance of getting other voices into the conversation, and ways to add hope and energy to your world. Listen Now on Apple Podcasts. The goal is not so much about your own voice. Visit Apple Podcasts to subscribe.

The Complete Guide to Doing Voice Overs Like a Pro

TechSmith Camtasia

Chances are, if you make videos — especially how-to and explainer videos – you will need to record voice overs. In fact, depending on how many videos you create, you may have to do a lot of voice over work. But how can you ensure your voice over is good enough to keep your audience’s attention? Essentials of good voice over. Some of you might be wondering about the difference between voice over and narration. How to not hate the sound of your own voice.

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The Power Of Online Training Podcasts: 9 Ways Online Training Podcasts Can Engage Remote Employees

TalentLMS

Are you ready to launch your own online training podcast series? Online training podcasts give your organization the ability to impart online training tidbits and helpful tips. However, producing award-winning online training podcasts takes careful planning, organization, and most importantly employee involvement. Here are 9 tips for using podcasts in your online training program. Another approach is to create time stamps for your online training podcast.

Podcasts in eLearning

TalentLMS

There is truly something mesmerizing about hearing a human voice, miles away, yet so clearly through the speakers or headphones. Audio podcasts are like radio programs, and can be used for learning. In this article, we will discover the best scenarios that call for podcasts and best practices for producing them. The TEDx podcasts have a million-count audience. This expresses the popularity and ease of access that such podcasts to the general public.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Inflecting the voice?

The E-Learning Curve

In yesterday's post , I discussed the importance of narrative pace to audio podcasting. However, pace alone is not enough to encourage listener engagement with your podcast. So, the second heuristic for writing content for podcasts is: Anticipate how your audience could interpret a word and understand how it might affect interpretation of your meaning. This is a good podcast."

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Three Things to Consider for Voice-Over in eLearning

Unboxed

There’s a lot to consider when creating an effective eLearning course. Do you need eLearning voice-over? When it comes to deciding if you should use eLearning voice-over, consider what are the goals you want to achieve and if audio will enhance the learning experience. Voice-over is an important element that can help your training feel inclusive and boost engagement and retention. If accessibility is a consideration, eLearning voice over is a must.

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Podcast 20: Interpreting Global eLearning Trends – With Donald H. Taylor

Talented Learning

To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. Don is one of the best-known voices in the global learning community. For many more findings from Don’s annual L&D pulse survey, tune-in to the full podcast. ” In other words, sometimes when we see developments on your side of the Atlantic, there’s a ripple effect around the world.

The perfect voice, the perfect podcast?

Learning Rocks

I've been given thought lately to the effectiveness of podcasting as a tool for delivering training. The expert, Peter Galante of JapanesePod101, revealed that he felt that success or failure of podcasting as an enterprise lay in one or two keys features, chief of which was an an engaging voice. The research purports to reveal the perfect voice.

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The perfect voice, the perfect podcast?

Learning Rocks

I've been given thought lately to the effectiveness of podcasting as a tool for delivering training. The expert, Peter Galante of JapanesePod101, revealed that he felt that success or failure of podcasting as an enterprise lay in one or two keys features, chief of which was an an engaging voice. The research purports to reveal the perfect voice.

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PODCAST 109: Forget Checkboxes and Focus on Asking Better Questions with Patrik Svanström

Sales Hacker Training

This week on the Sales Hacker podcast, we speak with Patrik Svanström , Vice President of EMEA sales for Datadog. If you missed episode 108, check it out here: PODCAST 108: An Honest Conversation About Race in Corporate America with Devante Lewis-Jackson. The questions a company or a sales team needs to answer in order to build an effective, adapted, and scalable go-to-market motion. Subscribe to the Sales Hacker Podcast.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Critically Analyzing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

My previous blog posts on podcasting have focused the human side of podcasting: narration, story-telling, communicating with your audience. Now, it's time to spend a little time understanding the technical aspects of podcasting. As you begin to hone your podcasting skills, you'll find that you're also taking a remarkable learning journey. The same principles apply when you begin to podcast. Technical Elements : Podcast should take advantage of appropriate Web 2.0

Podcast 28: How Tasty Is Your Product Training? – With Mike Martin, CLO of SAP Litmos

Talented Learning

To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. We use Adobe After Effects and Premiere with animations and voice-overs. So how do you measure the effectiveness of product training? … …FOR COMPLETE ANSWERS TO THIS QUESTION AND MORE, LISTEN TO THE FULL PODCAST NOW! Guidelines for choosing effective tools and technologies.

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Podcast 30: Learning From Customer Conferences – With Tristan Jordan and Tara Pawlak of Community Brands

Talented Learning

To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. But just bringing like-minded people together in one room to discuss thought-provoking, relevant topics is very effective. It’s a cool “voice of the member” platform that basically lets attendees participate in micro surveys. …FOR COMPLETE ANSWERS TO THIS QUESTION AND MORE, LISTEN TO THE FULL 30-MINUTE PODCAST!

A panel podcast on compliance training

Good To Great

→ A panel podcast on compliance training Posted on March 10, 2011 by Stephanie Dedhar | 1 Comment Yesterday I was invited to join a small panel podcast hosted by Craig Taylor to discuss compliance training – what’s wrong with it, what’s right with it and what we need to do to make it even better. This was my first time participating in a podcast and I really enjoyed it.

How To Create An Effective Online Course In 2020- Detailed Guide

Pinlearn

Detailed Steps In Creating An Effective Online Course. When it comes to building an online course , there are no right or wrong ways concerning how to create an effective online course. Not because text content is boring, but because learning by reading along is not very effective.

Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface

The E-Learning Curve

There are also a range of audio-specific functions including the facility to analyze the audio signal, generate white noise, a pure note tone, or a click track, as well as a range of audio effects including: Noise reduction (NR) to remove background noise Normalization (increasing or decreasing the amplitude of an entire audio signal so that the peak amplitude matches a desired target. If you record a voice-over in stereo, you only double the file size, for no gain in quality.

Your Association Members & Customers Have an Ear for Podcasts

WBT Systems

Publicists are telling their clients, “Get a podcast.” Podcasting is the new talk radio, the new advertising, and the new book tour. It’s time your association gets a podcast too. By adding podcasts to your online learning curriculum and communication strategy, you will attract the attention and loyalty of members, customers, and prospects, while enhancing the impact of your educational content. Who’s listening to podcasts? Advertisers love podcasts.

Multitrack audio and creating MP3 podcast files: Podcasting for E-Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Today's post about Podcasting for E-Learning covers editing and rendering multitrack audio using the open-source audio editor Audacity. Start thinking about a topic for your next podcast, which will be even better than this one! Tags: audio editor Audio Audacity sound content production post-production podcast multitrack audio

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Podcasting for E-Learning – Storytelling and Teaching

The E-Learning Curve

Sound – especially the human voice - has been a fundamental part of the transmission of information and knowledge since pre-history. These devices enabled the mechanical recording and reproduction of audio, such as spoken voice, singing, instrumental music, or sound effects for the first time in history. Click here to view the transcript of this podcast (PDF, 24K).

Podcasting for E-Learning: Audio Editing + Audacity

The E-Learning Curve

Previously in this series of E-Learning Curve Blog posts about Podcasting for E-Learning, I discussed downloading and installing the open source audio editor called Audacity. Similarly, there are Cut, Splice and digital sound effect features and functionality that replicate these processes in the analog world. Some Audacity features and functions [Click to enlarge] In my view, the most effective way to demonstrate these concepts is through an example.

How to Create and Deliver Cost Effective Remote Training

Kitaboo

You must at some point have sat through a conference or a video call where you struggled with getting the screen connected, or the audio wasn’t clear, with frequent interruptions from your or the other end like “your voice is breaking off”, or “the screen went black, we can’t see you”. And remote training is the most cost-effective solution to train your global workforce. This could be achieved through a video conference, webinar, live chat, podcast, eLearning courses etc.

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Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic. Improving Conferences - Ideas & the Year Round Conference - Engaged Learning , February 6, 2009 WH Says: “…Open up the pool of presenters beyond the same 10-20 names I see at every e-learning conference … More voices would be a good thing and shows strength (and depth) in our industry.&#.

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Podcasting for E-Learning: Emphasize to Enhance Meaning

The E-Learning Curve

In over the last few articles, I've discussed some voice techniques used to assist e-learning content producers create more effective, engaging, and immersive podcasts. This techniques is called 'projection,' and it's the third of the Four 'P's' of great podcast narration. Using the full dynamic range of your voice in concert with appropriate inflection and delivered at a good pace will really add meaning to your narrative.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Putting it all together

The E-Learning Curve

I've been discussing one of the lesser-covered aspects of podcasting: delivering effective voice-over narration. This speech pattern is most apparent when a podcast has not been designed, planned and scripted properly. Here are two excerpts from podcasts about archeology from iTunes U. I have edited this piece down a little but in the unedited version of this podcast, the lecture proper does not begin until nearly two minutes into the podcast.

What You Need to Know to Get the Best Audio

TechSmith Camtasia

How to Prepare a Room for Quality Voice Overs. No amount of set design, camera effects, or lighting tricks will help your finished video if your audio sounds like an old cassette tape. Your point gets lost in the static along with your voice. But for anything with a voice over, on-screen dialog, or interview, you’ll want to make sure the sound quality is as good as possible. Direct sound comes from sound waves going directly to your ears (or voice recorder).

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Online Course Marketing That Works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast

LifterLMS

We discuss online course marketing that works with Tom Libelt from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. He is the founder of the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast where he and his guests share their knowledge and expertise on how you can grow your business online. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Tom’s over from the Smart Brand Marketing Podcast. I don’t like my voice.”

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast. 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.

How to Add Video (and YouTube) to Your Content Strategy with Andy Crestodina

TechSmith Camtasia

It is increasingly impossible to think of a content strategy that doesn’t utilise video as a strong and effective component. You can watch the video on this topic at the top of this post, to listen to the podcast episode, hit play below, or read on for more… ].

Guest Post: 5 Effective Ways of Maximizing Mobile Tech In Learning Pursuits

Kapp Notes

If the professor permits the use of a mobile device (and if the campus itself is implementing the BYOD policy), the procrastinating student can record the lectures instead and listen to it afterwards, like a podcast. Plus, with Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services like Skype and Google Hangouts, it is possible to make this venture more personal despite being totally virtual.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Those with hearing disabilities often use captions to access content related to sound (such as podcasts or video). How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. And, really, creating effective digital content is what digital accessibility is all about.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Those with hearing disabilities often use captions to access content related to sound (such as podcasts or video). How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. And, really, creating effective digital content is what digital accessibility is all about.

How to Get 1% Better as Leader

Learnloft

He is the host of the 1% Better Podcast and is a PMO/Leadership Coach at Dell. – Great questions to leverage in order to effectively coach. John was named one of LinkedIn’s 2017 Top Voices in Management & Workplace and was awarded the 2017 Readership Award by Training Industry.com. John is also the host of the “Follow My Lead” Podcast, a show that transfers stories and best practices from today’s leaders to the leaders of tomorrow.