The Unicorn SM&CR Toolkit

Unicorn Training

For the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), holding individuals to account is a key component of effective regulation. The tool provides full version control, allowing you to track over time how your organisation structure and allocation of responsibilities has changed. You can generate a PDF version of your map at any time to provide full visibility of your SMR structure and submit to the FCA. Are you responsible for managing the SM&CR in your organisation?

My Subject Matter Expert Toolkit

Bottom-Line Performance

What kinds of edits do we expect at alpha vs beta versions of the course? Make sure that SMEs understand the domino effect of their decisions. I recently presented a case study at the central Indiana ASTD fall conference. The focus of the case study was on using e-learning templates to facilitate rapid design. But as part of the presentation, I talked about how we managed a large group of SMEs (over 40 total) on the project.

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

In this article, I am sharing a toolkit you can use to successfully migrate from Flash to HTML5. Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration From Flash To HTML5. How to draw up an effective action plan for successful migration.

Live Webinar: Creating effective learning videos in 7 easy steps

Limestone Learning

We'll be teaming up with Lambda Solutions Wednesday, June 12 to host another informative webinar: Creating Effective Learning Videos in 7 Easy Steps. That’s just one reason why video has become an integral part of the L&D toolkit.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every. different version of your courses for the myriad. and is displayed in the most effective way possible. how often they add new assets to your toolkit, and ask.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

Tablet Learning, however, can be viewed as a separate category that serves as an effective stepping stone in the transition from eLearning to mLearning. We’ve presented some cost-effective options below to help you get started.

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Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

This meant only three or four respondents were citing these trends as tools or tactics in their talent development toolkits: Computer-based training (CD-ROMs). In fact, the 1999 “trends” probably looked similar to 1998’s version.

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Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

In one of our earlier blog posts, we talked about Converting eLearning to Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions, and looked at how converting existing eLearning to Tablet Learning can be relatively easy.

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How to organize online training for your remote employees and skyrocket their skills!


Employees should have access to online versions of all company policies and documentation on company values, how-to guides, and any other written training materials. To create effective webinars, try to: Keep your webinar as short as possible and focus on a single topic.

A Look Back At The Years Best From Learning Science And Instructional Design

Mike Taylor

This research report, The Truth About Teaching to Learning Styles, and What to Do Instead, by Jane Bozarth ( @JaneBozarth ), explores the concept of teaching to learning styles and its effect on learning outcomes. The Spacing Effect: How to Improve Learning and Maximize Retention.

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.

BLP Wins 2015 Horizon Awards for Knowledge Guru Mobile and Custom Game-Based Solution

Knowledge Guru

Scores and achievements sync seamlessly between the web app and native app version of Knowledge Guru. Since 1995, we’ve helped clients choose the right learning solutions for their learners, while also helping them to design and develop learning tools effectively.

Q2 update and Q3 preview

Unicorn Training

All our GRC courses that were updated in Q2 have also now been converted to the improved version of our authoring tool - eCreator 2.0. Bookboon have also launched a Spanish version of their soft skills content.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning


Using Wink you can capture screenshots, add explanations boxes, buttons, titles etc and generate a highly effective tutorial for your users. JelSim The JeLSIM Builder toolkit is a FREE toolkit for producing educational simulations. to version 3.6.6

Five must-have tools for online training providers


To do this effectively, you’ll require a range of software tools. Your authoring tool is probably the most important item in your elearning delivery toolkit. Its advantage is that it’s web-based, so no downloads or installs, but there are downloadable versions for Mac and iOS, too.

Last chance! Save $50 on your Camtasia Studio 8 upgrade

TechSmith Camtasia

For those still undecided about spending the $99 to get on the latest version, there are lots of good reasons for giving it some serious thought. PCRecruiter needed to give customers and potential customers a look at the new version of their job applicant tracking software.

Learning at Large Ep1: Building a learning culture for 45,000 salespeople


But for me, one of the most exciting projects I’m working on is how we use Elucidat , how we use our training platform to provide what we’re calling home training toolkits. Simon: I think your take on blended learning is kind of like a 3-D version of it, isn’t it?

All Fun and Games ?


However, it must be a simplified version that omits unimportant details, so that players can focus on aspects of the simulation that are relevant to the learning objective—things like crosswalks and pedestrians.

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A Look Back At The Years Best From Workplace Learning

Mike Taylor

5 Ways to Change Behavior at Work: The L&D Behavior Change Toolkit. Jane Hart has just released a free ebook – “Introduction to Modern Workplace Learning in 2018” This is the first in a 3 e-book series that includes some (updated) content from Jane Hart’s ( @c4lpt ) including her popular Top Learning Tools and Modern Workplace Learning Toolkit. Last week I shared a look back at last year’s best from Learning Science And Instructional Design.

Top 10 HTML5 eLearning Authoring Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

This online tool enables you to create basic, but effective courses and lessons. You can use SmartBuilder to provide an effective learning experience without hiring an entire team of programmers. This tool has one main purpose: making the eLearning process faster and more effective.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Flash course development toolkit - provides the source code, features include ability to load your movies, creates a table of contents and provides complete navigation control. Add lessons – seen in the education versions. Tools these days come in three flavors.

Presentation Resources for Learning Tree Presentation

Kapp Notes

Books Miscellaneous Items: Ingredients of a Big Mac Sprint Now Network Commercial with Flava Flav Questions: What is one thing you can do to incorporate effective technology into organizational learning? What is one technique you can borrow from another industry to add to your toolkit?

11 Free Game Creation Software Programs (At least for 30 Days)

Kapp Notes

It allows you to make games with backgrounds, animated graphics, music and sound effects, and even 3D games. Adventure Maker Adventure Maker Asset Management Screen Adventure Maker : Toolkit to create point-and-click games and multimedia software without any scripting or programming.

The Top 7 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools


And creating great learning experiences requires an effective training toolkit for creating quality content, communicating with learners, planning and managing learning activities and presenting expert guidance on user-friendly platforms. Some training tools are fun, but not effective.

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How to Attract a Loyal Learning Audience, Even on a Tight Budget

Talented Learning

You can design training courses that are highly effective at developing skills and competencies. Instead, we started by testing several of the most promising options and then refined our approach and expanded our toolkit over time. “If you build it, they will come.”

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Podcast Episode 7: Modern Certification Programs – With Arleen Thomas

Talented Learning

Likewise, certification programs must retool so they remain relevant and effective. The CGMA was introduced in 2012, and a new version was launched in 2015. Our potential customers want a learning process that is very effective, very efficient and very engaging.

Insights from a presentation designer: Q&A with Julie Terberg


Occasionally, the slides needed enhancement using film techniques, as many effects were not yet possible using software. Even though this beast had fewer features than the first version of Photoshop, clients were thrilled with the concepts that we helped them design and take away on paper.

Facilitating Change for Performance Improvement & Innovation: A Discussion with Arun Pradhan

Convergence Training

I’ve also got a consumer version of that to help individuals develop learning agility. What else could I be doing to understand my audience and their context more effectively? But hearing that feedback and assessing that feedback is how we’re going to learn more effectively.

Free L&D webinars for February 2019

Limestone Learning

If you’d like to follow along with your instructor, install trial versions of Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, and TechSmith Camtasia prior to the webinar. Finally, you’ll learn about recommendations for overcoming challenges and best practices for effectively developing emerging talent.

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Geoff Stead – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Qualcomm develops an open source toolkit called Gimbal that lets you extend these to inside a building too. There still is a space for mobile versions of e-learning, but it is dying out fast, as mobile learners discover more effective ways to find out what they need to learn.

Lifelong Learning & Learning to Learn (Arun Pradhan on Learning and the Jobs of the Future)

Convergence Training

It’s letting go of specific outcomes and instead investing in constantly refreshing and expanding our cognitive toolkit and networks so we can handle whatever comes. Arun Pradhan: Reflection is crucial to make sense of experience and draw out mental models to add to your cognitive toolkit. Certainly, I’ve had tremendous feedback about it and I’m actually building an enterprise version of it for businesses, which will be launched in April of this year.

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Top five tips for designing training for BlackBerrys

Saffron Interactive

Equally, keep interactions effective, but fuss free. Things like drop down menus, buttons, gauges and sliders are part of the development toolkit and it makes sense to use these rather than reinventing the wheel. Don’t forget to check back soon for a downloadable version of these types, or click here to find out about one of our BlackBerry products.

Free L&D webinars for May 2018

Limestone Learning

What should an organization have in its toolkit? For the second year, Training magazine and Wilson Learning Worldwide have teamed up to conduct the Annual Leadership Survey focused on creating effective leaders and preparing the next generation of leaders.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Learning Visions

You can find the latest version of it here. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, February 15, 2008 Essential Reading for Instructional Design?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: New Rapid e-Learning Tool from Epic

Learning Visions

To makes sure that clients get the most out of Rapid Create, or from any other authoring tool they may select, Epic also provides training and capability building to ensure internal teams are skilled-up in creating effective e-learning.

Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March

eLearning Learning Posts

Virtual Team Management - ID Reflections , March 8, 2010 I recommend this simulation to all those who either are handling a globally distributed team or a project, and to all managers who feel that effective communication is one of the keys to business success. However Amplify seems to be a much more effective tool for collaborative learning than any other freely available learning tools today. Best of eLearning Learning. March 1, 2010 to March 14, 2010.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Getting Started in Instructional Design

Learning Visions

For me, instructional design is about designing "engaging and effective" asynchronous learning experiences (web-based training programs). A few months ago, I started compiling a reading list at Beginning Instructional Designers Toolkit. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.