Writing & Grammar: Answers to Interruptions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The blog--even after the extensive upgrade we purchased last quarter-- was still slow to load on mobile devices.  The most widely accessible option, according to the magazine, is still the print version.   The words  affect  and  effect  are commonly used incorrectly. What will the effect/affect of the new restrictions be? The new director will effect/affect some changes in the current policy. Writing & Grammar

How to write scripts for webinars, videos and eLearning

BrightCarbon

This blog article could also be called ‘confessions of a voice-over artist.’ So here are my top tips for writing a good script for webinars and videos. Writing scripts: Keep it simple, keep it snappy. Writing scripts: Use punctuation. Writing scripts: Be direct.

Custom Effects in Advanced/Shared Actions

Adobe Captivate

Almost 8 years ago I posted this article on my personal blog: Editing Motion Paths and Using Custom Effects. . Since that time Effects have been improved a lot, advanced and shared actions can make life much easier. I will write it out now step by step. Intro.

The Purpose Effect – Book Review & Interview With Dan Pontefract

Learnnovators

We, at Learnnovators, are privileged to review Dan Pontefract ‘s second book, “ The Purpose Effect ” that is scheduled to release on May 10, 2016. Below is our review of the book and an insightful interview with Dan… THE PURPOSE EFFECT – REVIEW. In his book, The Purpose Effect , Dan Pontefract brilliantly distils the malady that pervades many corporations today. What inspired you to write this book?

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Google AI Blog (2014), ‘A picture is worth a thousand (coherent) words: building a natural description of images’ 4 Give Your Video. the chance to write their answer in a text box. When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every.

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

TechSmith Camtasia

Writing a blog post is often time consuming and a lot of effort goes into research, writing, and editing. Since you’re already writing the post –why not also make a blog video? A vlog is a blog that is primarily delivered in video format.

Metacognition for Effective Online Learning

TalentLMS

It is also all about understanding how to learn effectively, in a limited amount of time, using strategies that are corrected over time. You need to create autonomous and self-starting learners, who are responsible for their own learning and are willing to share the synthesized version of their knowledge with peers. This learning strategy is highly effective in terms of time and effort. Metacognition is not as techy as it sounds.

Top ten tips for writing effective questions

Saffron Interactive

Whether they’re for an assessment or part of the training course itself, writing questions can be a tricky business. Read on for Saffron’s top ten tips for creating effective questions that test learners in the right way, on the right thing. Negative questions, options that are identical except for one word, and questions on topics that weren’t actually covered in the course are neither fair nor effective. Time efficient and effective!

Effective Training Visuals—Abstract to Concrete

OpenSesame

We’re back with the fourth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. Check out her blog to keep up to date on her progress, and consider reading it out when it’s available.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

He frequently shares about accessible elearning development through our Learning Dispatch blog and newsletter. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. In other words, it’s about creating an effective website.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

Effective Training Visuals—Add a Spark of Interest

OpenSesame

Here’s the sixth in a series of blog posts written to help you evaluate elearning courses by considering how well their visuals add to the effectiveness of the training. Also, keep your eye out for the new book that she’s writing now; we’re sure it will be great when it’s ready.

The app effect: why playfulness is indispensable to learning

Saffron Interactive

So with that in mind, I decided to write my first blog post on the subject of apps, play, and flags (you’ll see), and what they can bring to the table in an e-learning, or m-learning, environment. If you want to learn something new, there’s not only an app for that, but there’s a bright and colourful app that will educate you through interactive games, record your progress, and occasionally bombard you with adverts (if you choose to download the free versions, like myself).

EVENT BLOG: Client Day - Refresh, Revitalise, Rejuvenate!

Unicorn Training

Instructional design to being about effective and engaging learning will be broken down by Unicorn's own Sam Yates, the 2014 eLearning Designer of the Year before Stuart Jones, Director of IT, will unveil what new features and developments are in store for SkillsServe.

Effectus LMS For effective Employee Training Management and Tracking

CommLab India

Let’s see how Effectus helps in managing your training effectively. versions and AICC and Tin Can compliant courses. It has features like discussion boards, file sharing, virtual chats, blog, and wikis. Write to us to view the demo of Effectus.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Writing Less Objectionable Learning Objectives

Learning Visions

Friday, January 25, 2008 Writing Less Objectionable Learning Objectives My recent post on alternatives to listing out learning objectives generated a lot of interest and a good conversation. ( Cammy, sorry I missed the first version of this!

How to QA e-learning effectively

Saffron Interactive

We prefer to write out numbers up to nine, and then use the characters for all numbers that are higher. Always check the relevant branding guidelines to make sure you’re writing within them. For instance, have you used the correct version of ‘learnt’ vs. ‘learned’, or ‘preventive’ vs. ‘preventative’? If you’re writing in US English the rules will differ, so bear this in mind. Blog Instructional design e-Learning Catherine Blanchard QA Quality

3 powerful ideas you should steal from marketing

Making Change

I recommend you view this post in the blog. The video was so effective that the influx of traffic knocked the Dollar Shave Club site offline. The commercial has been featured in several publications as an example of highly effective, low-budget marketing.

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How Effective is Your Training? Focus on Measurements that Matter

Mindflash

If there’s a real value in quizzing your trainees, try to maximize quiz effectiveness by crafting questions around skills that support behaviors, i.e. specific, measurable, actionable, achievable, and observable. How can I write better quiz questions? >> More from Trina Rimmer on the Mindflash blog. >> I’ve got a real problem with my six-year old son’s nightly reading log.

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LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

Unicorn Training

User experience - gestures, do you have to write content specific to platform or cross-platform? Capability to go into eLearning and track changes within it - version-control. Companies think buying an authoring tool means they can create good eLearning but the skill is in creating that learning to be as effective as possible not the actual basic creation of a course. As gaming get more effective will be really exciting.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Connectivism: Week 1

Learning Visions

Friday, September 12, 2008 Connectivism: Week 1 With little time these days, Ill be auditing the auditors version of the 12 week Connectivism course happening now. Little nuggets that stand out to me: George Siemens writes, in Connectivism: Learning Theory or Pastime of the Self-Amused?:

5 Key Ways to Improve Training and Development

GoConqr

With the emergence of new cloud-based software platforms, training companies face the threat of being replaced by online versions, especially for knowledge based training. Tracking Performance : A training program is not effective unless the progress is tracked.

Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

So please find below Part 3 of my series which explains how to self publish a paperback… I was considering using CreateSpace to create my paperback version of Ryan the Lion because it’s the sister service of Kindle Direct Publishing (the service I used to create the e-book version).

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Camtasia for Mac, Education, Blogging, and Brain Cells

Big Dog, Little Dog

Does it suffer from the typical version 1.0 What really is an effective practice?" Just because something works in a particular setting or context, does that mean it's effective?" The long tail of blogging is dying - Guardian. Review: Camtasia for Mac - eQuixotic.

Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

So please find below Part 3 of my series which explains how to self publish a paperback… I was considering using CreateSpace to create my paperback version of Ryan the Lion because it’s the sister service of Kindle Direct Publishing (the service I used to create the e-book version). I was also thinking about publishing a selection of my blog musings under the title E‑Learning Provocateur: Volume 1.

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Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. Tom, Great points - I would like to add a couple more - in hopes that you may address these with your upcoming blog. I think that the better versions of these courses likely contain a nugget or two of information that the students may have forgotten. I feel that if you can craft an effective test, then give the students the option to attempt the test before taking the course. Many people are forced to write them down. Search the Blog.

Using Learning Objects as “Knowledge Packages” to Achieve Learning Objectives

Docebo

Write a presentation letter with Microsoft Word. Write a presentation letter with Microsoft Word: How should I introduce myself? Give learners a way to verify the effectiveness of their learning. Use different versions of a learning object in different courses.

The Ruin of Education in Our Country – a Positive Thing

Steve Howard

I was amused by this blog post - Ballpoint pens… the ruin of education in our country - that Jane Bozarth shared on Twitter. They don’t know how to write on a slate with­out get­ting chalk dust all over them­selves. When they run out of ink they will be unable to write words or ciphers until their next trip to the set­tle­ment. I remember being told that if I didn’t learn to write as beautifully as my sister, then I would never get a decent job.

The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. Here are three templates that I created for this blog post. Perhaps they’ll find their way onto the blog. Tom this is a great write-up and a fantastic way for every one of us to expand our design inspiration. Your blog and website has provided the motivation I need to contribute some materials at some later date. I’m here to say that I appreciate your blog. I can write on my PC like I can a notebook.

Breathing life into Employee Development Trainings – An e-learning perspective

G-Cube

We developed the course keeping the diverse audience profile in mind and integrated innovations to make learning interesting as well as effective. We began with a media-rich Splash animation with thought provoking questions for effective curiosity and enquiry arousal.

Responsive Web Design: Creating Content for Better User Experience

G-Cube

In addition to PCs, tablets and mobile phones, developers had to create different versions of the content for Windows, Android and the Apple systems! There is no longer the need to maintain multiple versions of content.

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eLearning Strategies: Creating Employee Development Training

G-Cube

Thus training is not just a way of teaching but also an effective way of engaging learners.The training content need not always be within the strict confines of work – but it should enable employees to exhibit better standard of work.

Tips For Creating Training Documentation For Your Software Rollout

Epilogue Systems

Migrating to new software is never easy, even if it is a new version of a familiar application. But shifting to a new version of the software you are familiar with can be equally tricky. . Focus on effectiveness. Write in a way that your audience understands.

Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

So they are enthusiastic learners and do not always needs a trainers/instructors encouragement to complete a learning course effectively. To know more, write to info@gc-solutions.net or fill the following form: Contact to know more about On-Demand Learning.

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e-Learning Approaches for Healthcare: Is it just about creating awareness?

G-Cube

For the patients, however, these e-learning initiatives are just a computerized version of the information-heavy pamphlets available at the doctors’ office! When talking about the disease and its debilitating effects on the young body, the topic is often engulfed by morbidity.

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Resolve to Try Something New in eLearning in 2013

Integrated Learnings

The posts from this blog in 2012 offered advice for trying out new eLearning authoring tools and other technologies as well as advice for trying out various instructional approaches. If you're interested in trying something new with your eLearning projects this year, take a look at how the past year of posts from this blog might help. Lectora has been one of the most frequently recurring topics on the blog this year. 3 Things I'm Looking Forward To In Lectora Version 11.

How to Create an E-Learning Course: a Step-By-Step Guide

Epilogue Systems

E-learning, in this setting, is primarily an effective way to solve problems, like closing skill-gaps, increasing productivity, enhancing work-flow, and general training of personnel. . If you want to create an effective course, you need to make sure to keep your content as simple, straightforward, and skimmable as possible. When your e-learning course is designed, built, and tested, don’t write it off as complete quite yet.