Top 25 Rapid eLearning Blog Posts

Upside Learning

I have been involved with Rapid eLearning Projects at Upside and also creation of our own Rapid Authoring Framework that sits in our LMS (UpsideLMS). Naturally I do a lot of sifting around Rapid eLearning. These posts cover varied topics around rapid eLearning including authoring tools, effective techniques, and decision considerations. And there are also some posts which may influence your decision to use rapid development approach.

Top 5 Reasons To Invest In Rapid eLearning

Dan Keckan

There are many situations where rapid development is the best-fit option. It has a lot to offer to organizations looking for an efficient and cost-effective solution that is flexible enough to benefit mobile learners. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Tips to Manage Quality Control While Developing Rapid eLearning

Swift eLearning Services

Rapid eLearning development using right authoring tools ensures the development process within time space as well as produce effective elearning courses.

3 Rapid E-learning Myths Busted

CommLab India

Rapid e-learning – an online course development methodology perfectly suited to the technology-enabled learning needs of companies in the 21 st century. This web-based course creation methodology helps companies convert their classroom materials into online courses quickly, in an effective manner. Today, it is possible to develop a 60-minute e-learning course in about 3 weeks, using this methodology. Learning Technology Rapid eLearning

When to Use Rapid eLearning

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The term “Rapid e-Learning” is fairly self-explanatory: Rapid eLearning is creating an eLearning course quickly and effectively , often with the aid of authoring tools that do the programming work for you. That is what it’s like to use a rapid authoring tool to create an eLearning course. Building an eLearning course with preexisting content and one of these tools is the most common use of the term rapid eLearning.

Cost Effective and Rapid eLearning Development Using Content centered Templates

Swift eLearning Services

Your search for ready-to-use eLearning templates ends here. Design rich and engaging eLearning courses, using Swift eLearning library of templates. Take a look at engaging eLearning layouts for Content Presentation: 1. Text and graphic template – 088 An attractive animated template with collage of images to present different stages or steps.

Top E-learning Authoring Tools to Create Interactive Training Courses – Rapid E-Learning for Effective Training

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Today, elearning authoring tools are playing a significant role in the development of training courseware. With the continuous evolution of the training and development industry, the scope of using rapid authoring tools is also increasing. With evolving learning needs, it is crucial to repurpose the training content and update learners with the latest information. There is a myriad of benefits of rapid e learning tools for content development.

Effective Rapid eLearning from Classroom Learning Content?

Vignettes Learning

Our belief : At Vignettes Learning we use stories in eLearning; however, we make them interactive. Yet, developers must be constantly aware that content developed by SMEs for onsite classroom may not be as useful if used for rapid elearning. This is a reminder even for the best trainers who are inclined to take a short cut by using content not designed for rapid elearning. I used the movie Karate Kid (1984) as a metaphor for eLearning development.

5 Tips to Make Rapid E-Learning Interactive

Rapid eLearning

When building rapid elearning with PowerPoint it can be a challenge to get away from linear courses. The good thing is that PowerPoint isn’t limited to linear elearning. Building interactive elearning is just a matter of learning a few techniques. It’s easy enough to take any of these types of interactions and incorporate them into an interactive, decision-making elearning course that allows the learner to explore, pull in content, and make decisions.

Top Authoring Tools for Rapid E-learning Development – Do You Know About Them?

CommLab India

Rapid eLearning development is often the primary choice for organizations for a quick and cost-effective e-learning. In this blog, let us see the four big names in the world of rapid eLearning. Learning Technology rapid development

The Truth About Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Rapid elearning tools generally fall into one of two groups: freeform and form-based authoring. Most rapid elearning courses use a combination of form-based modules and PowerPoint. In recent posts, I’ve shown how to use it to build graphics as well as interactive elearning. Here’s what’s true about PowerPoint and rapid elearning. You can add animations, narration, interactivity, and multimedia to create a pretty dynamic elearning course.

5 Free Online Image Editors for Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

I like some of the pencil drawing effects and it can output to Flickr and Picasa. My guess is the Polaroid frame would work well with some elearning screens. If you’re interested in learning more, you can add your name to this link and we’ll update you when more information is available. Rapid E-Learning Workshop. March 21-23 : Orlando, FL ( Learning Solutions Conference ). Also will present a rapid elearning workshop.

Rapid e-learning is gaining ground

Clive on Learning

One of the benefits from my regular tussles on the tennis court with Steve Rayson of Kineo is the intelligence we get to share on the elearning marketplace as we attempt to recover our composure at the finish. This time Steve alerted me to some research that Forrester has been doing for Adobe on the development of rapid elearning in the USA. The research took place at the end of last year with 103 ‘online learning decision makers’.

Why You Need PowerPoint 2010 for Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Starting with PowerPoint 2007, there are many features that make the rapid elearning process much more efficient. I detailed some of those features in this post on why PowerPoint 2007 helps you build better elearning. I can’t cover everything in a single post, so I am going to share five of the features I use most when creating elearning content with PowerPoint 2010. PowerPoint lets me add all sorts of cool effects and shadows.

How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Here’s what I find typical of people who do rapid elearning. The more courses they create, the more they realize they need to craft better learning experiences. I call this the rapid elearning story because it’s a story many people relate to. It’s also a great framework for learning to build courses. I shared more detail in the post on building a roadmap to better rapid elearning. Couple this with learning how to use the software.

An Introduction to Rapid eLearning

CommLab India

Looking for a quick and cost-effective training solution? Have you heard of rapid eLearning? Here are a few things you should know about rapid eLearning. eLearning Design Rapid eLearning

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Rapid eLearning: A Perfect Fit for Remote Workforce Training

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Learning & Development professionals are rethinking their learning strategies to boost employees’ morale and productivity while working from home. Rapid eLearning is the quick development of online training content using robust authoring tools.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Rise of Rapid e-Learning

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, June 27, 2007 The Rise of Rapid e-Learning Mike Alcock, MD of Atlantic Link Ltd has written an article over at Trainingzone.co.uk: The Rise of Rapid e-Learning. Are they producing high-quality e-Learning? E-Learning development houses need to be able to demonstrate a clear value in their services.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, May 04, 2007 Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs Theres been a lot of good talk lately about rapid e-learning tools and templates and the roles of SMEs vs. instructional designers. One of our main products is creating customized templates for our clients; "empowering non-programmers to build e-learning."

Do You Know the Answers to These Rapid E-Learning Questions?

Rapid eLearning

Recently I participated in an interview-style webinar for the E-Learning Guild. Today we’ll look at the rapid elearning questions. What is Rapid E-Learning? In fact, I became a fan of the rapid authoring tools because they let me do much of the work myself. They enabled me to prototype and deliver elearning courses much faster than when using our multimedia team. So for them elearning was an all or nothing proposition.

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Consider Rapid E-learning to Custom Online Training Module in Minimum Time

CommLab India

Rapid e-learning can come to your rescue. This blog will discuss the benefits of rapid e-learning development. What is rapid e-learning? The term rapid e-learning originated in 2004, from a report by Bersin and Associates. Generally, the term “rapid eLearning” refers to two things. Rapid e-learning jumpstarts with prototypes in a few days. eLearning Design Custom eLearning

7 Secrets to Getting the Graphics You Need for Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

It’s always so much fun getting to meet the blog readers and learning more about what people do in the real world. Two things always stand out during these trips: There is no one way to do elearning. Some people build courses, some create marketing material, and some use the rapid elearning software to create multimedia information. One of the sessions I did in Atlanta was on how to get the graphics you need for your rapid elearning courses.

5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. 5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development. Almost daily I get emails asking how to get started with developing elearning. Here are five tips that will help you gain experience and develop the skills to build elearning courses that you can be proud of. Microsoft has some really nice starter templates to help you organize your learning project. Learn from the Experts. Via: Rapid e-Learning Blog [.].

What is Rapid Learning (or Rapid eLearning Development)?

Webanywhere

Rapid development is changing the landscape of eLearning. Where once you were required to create from scratch, standard templates enable you to build quickly and effectively. With L&D costs under the microscope like never before, it’s essential that you include rapid development in your training environment. Rapid development is the best way to get time-critical training out to your people, without question. Rapid eLearning courses usually look like this….

3 Ways to Define Interactive Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

There’s a lot of debate about interactivity in elearning. You have some people who think elearning is not valid unless it has a high level of interactivity. It was easy to mask poor instructional design with cool effects and animations. On the flip side, it’s easy to go overboard and build a lot of interactivity, that while interactive, isn’t really necessary or effective. I was at a conference once where someone was demoing an elearning course.

How do you Assure Quality in Rapid eLearning Development?

CommLab India

Quality assurance in rapid eLearning development is one of the biggest concerns of L&D leaders! Well, it’s time to explore how superior standard and effective rapid eLearning courses go hand-in-hand! eLearning Design Rapid eLearning

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

2013 was an exciting year for e-Learning professionals with many discussions around learning paradigms and technologies. We started the year with our own forecasts through ‘ Top 11 Disruptive e-Learning Technologies ’, many of which, when we look back, turned out to be accurate. The year saw many interesting developments directly impacting e-learning in areas like: Courseware Authoring Tools. LMSs, LCMSs, and Learning Management Platforms.

The 5 Myths of Rapid E-Learning Revisited

Rapid eLearning

I came into rapid e-learning from the world of Authorware and Flash where building courses took a lot of time and cost a lot more money. As soon as I asked that question, I heard all of the bellyaching from our Flash developers and most of the custom e-learning vendors we hired. They felt threatened and raised all sorts of concerns about the future of the industry and the fate of e-learning. Myth 1: Rapid E-Learning Is Crapid E-Learning!

The BIG Debate: Can Rapid eLearning Ever Be Truly Engaging?

Rob Hubbard

There are now a number of ‘rapidelearning authoring tools that enable ‘anyone’ to author elearning content. In an ideal world these tools allow your subject matter experts (SMEs) to create elearning content in a matter of days. In this nirvana they will put aside their tiresome day-to-day responsibilities and enthusiastically author wonderful, engaging elearning content. Authoring elearning takes time and thought.

What is Rapid eLearning?

Tony Karrer

Based on my recent posts about the Shift in eLearning from Pure Courseware towards Reference Hybrids , I was asked if this isn't just "Rapid eLearning" - a term that simultaneously is good and bad. In it Rick Nigol talks about the same kinds of drivers and he discusses approaches to rapid eLearning in terms of tools, people and process. rapid development authoring tools have become synonymous with the very concept of rapid e-learning.

5 Must-Read Blogs on Rapid eLearning for 2020

CommLab India

Want to give your rapid eLearning development a head start in 2020? Go through these top blogs on rapid eLearning to rollout effective learning! eLearning Design Rapid eLearning

Implement New-age Instructional Strategies with Rapid eLearning Design

CommLab India

If you want to include new-age instructional strategies in eLearning, rapid eLearning design can give you an efficient and cost effective solution. Read this blog to see how rapid eLearning design can help. eLearning Design Rapid eLearning

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4 Factors to Consider When Outsourcing the Creation of Rapid E-Learning

CommLab India

Do you have tight timelines for e-learning development? Dot you lack expertise in e-learning authoring tools? Then it’s time for you to think about outsourcing the development of rapid e-learning. What is rapid e-learning? Rapid e-learning is the production of e-learning swiftly without using complicated software. It takes less time and is cost-effective.

An All in All Rapid eLearning Implementation Guide for Training Managers

CommLab India

Here’s rapid eLearning to the rescue! Discover a 7-step guide to effectively implement rapid eLearning here. eLearning Design Rapid eLearningLooking for quick training rollout?

Rapid and Really Rapid eLearning

Tony Karrer

I ran across a link to an article on Learning Circuits - Rapid E-Learning Grows Up and I apologize, because I can't remember where I found this link. Tony O'Driscoll, a key learning strategist for IBM, told an attentive crowd at ASTD Charlotte that the codified information base of the world is expected to double every 11 hours by the year 2010. However, the way Joe puts it - as if somehow by creating rapid eLearning we can keep up with the flood.

Using Robust E Learning Tools for Effective Content Design & Development

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There is no denying the fact that the deployment of modern e learning tools plays a crucial role in the effective design and development of training content. With the shifting focus towards delivering technology-aided learning, organizations are utilizing robust authoring tools to mitigate overall training cost, time, and effort. Therefore, companies from varied industries utilize different types of rapid e learning tools to save overall training costs and effort.

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Rapid eLearning: An Effective Way to Reach Millennial Workers

CommLab India

Will eLearning suffice? Learning Technology Rapid eLearningHere is a look at two glaring problems that hinder the millennial worker from maximizing his productivity.