JANHAVI PADTURE – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

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Janhavi has spoken at various industry conferences (including AICC, ASTD, eLearning Guild) and local groups on topics pertaining to online learning. Her prior experience spans academia, consulting, Fortune 100 companies, and a leading advertising agency. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: As part of our tenth anniversary celebrations, we proudly present ‘Crystal Balling with Learnnovators’, a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning.

10 Best eLearning Authoring Tools

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Corporate eLearning has grown by an impressive 900% in the last 16 years. The global eLearning market is projected to reach $325 billion by 2025. These numbers indicate only one thing – the eLearning industry is only gaining ground with time. Responsive eLearning.

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Little Known Ways to Create Your Own Graphics Using PowerPoint - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. If you follow Sweller’s cognitive load theory , then you understand that the graphics in your elearning course are very important and play a large role in its effectiveness. You want an image of a lady presenting some information to her team. In the following example, you’re going to learn to take two separate clip art images and combine them to make the image you need. I took one of the people out of the team image.

JOE GANCI – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

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Joseph Ganci is President of eLearningJoe, LLC, a custom learning company located outside Washington. Since 1983, he has been involved in every aspect of multimedia and learning development. Joe holds a degree in Computer Science, and writes books and articles about eLearning. He is widely considered a guru for his expertise in eLearning development, and consults with clients worldwide. It helps to jump start the learning process. So what about learning?

MICHAEL ALLEN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

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Michael Allen, the CEO of Allen Interactions, is known for pioneering multimedia learning technologies, interactive instructional paradigms, and rapid-prototyping processes—bringing each forward into leading corporate enterprises. He was the founder and CEO of Authorware, a revolutionary eLearning authoring tool. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning.

3 Production Tips for E-learning Developers

Rapid eLearning

Many e-learning developers are usually on a small team. But most I know, are a team of one. Here are three production tips and shortcuts from previous posts to help save time (and sanity) when building e-learning courses and online training.

Help! My Subject Matter Expert Needs to Edit My E-Learning Course

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You’re building an e-learning course and your subject matter expert needs to review and make edits to the course. But they don’t have access to your e-learning software. Another common issue is when training that involves the legal team.

4 Ways to Quickly Do a Needs Analysis for Your E-Learning

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It was frustrating for the customers, as well as the training team. Create a Pilot Team to Help. If you can’t get out of your cubicle and go onsite, assemble a team from a pool of your learning audience. You don’t need a big team. If you can’t build a formal pilot team, at a minimum you can send out a survey to collect information and feedback. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro.

The Best eLearning Websites to Bookmark

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From webinars and eBooks to design tips and podcasts, there’s an immense amount of eLearning websites and resources available online. For every training challenge, there are hundreds of eLearning experts online who have been there, done that, and have a wealth of advice to offer. Here’s our A to Z of the best eLearning resources out there. Resource Type: eLearning Vlogger. Curated by Ant Pugh, an L&D consultant, this vlog offers a break from the norm.

Janhavi Padture – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

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Janhavi has spoken at various industry conferences (including AICC, ASTD, eLearning Guild) and local groups on topics pertaining to online learning. Her prior experience spans academia, consulting, Fortune 100 companies, and a leading advertising agency. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: As part of our tenth anniversary celebrations, we proudly present ‘Crystal Balling with Learnnovators’, a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning.

Do You Storyboard Your E-Learning Courses?

Rapid eLearning

Years ago when I first started working with e-learning, storyboards were really important. Rapid E-Learning Changed Things. If you’re a team of one doing most of the production yourself, then a formal storyboard is less likely. However, when you start to build more complex learning experiences, you need to be more intentional about what you design. Upcoming E-Learning Events. Articulate Roadshow: Learn more and register here.

New Territories and Innovations in Learning Solutions

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My team had an abundance of opportunities to explore new territories to develop and expand learning solutions. We are learning a lot on how to grow communities and consistently produce good quality events. Whole Brain Learning, an online learning system, is undergoing testing in three universities. This is truly an innovative system which allows students to learn subjects by employing whole brain thinking through processes. Happy New Year!

52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning

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As an instructional designer, I’m always trying to make my eLearning courses more interesting, effective, and engaging. That’s why I decided to ask the leading eLearning industry experts to share their single best tip for creating engaging learning. Here are our amazing eLearning experts: Tom Kuhlmann | Karl Kapp | Ray Jimenez | Patti Shank | Bryan Jones. Charles Jennings | Articulate Community Team. You can learn more about Karl on his website.

Save Time & Money with Hybrid E-Learning Design

Rapid eLearning

I used it to help manage my team and allocate our limited resources. Back then, most e -learning was custom-built in Flash. We always started with rapid e -learning and only moved to more expensive development when we could justify doing so. Today, we have a similar challenge so let’s revisit the hierarchy of course design for a new generation of rapid e -learning designers. General E-Learning Content.

10 Tips for Better Troubleshooting & Technical Support

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I’m really proud of the e -learning heroes community. Many e -learning developers are small teams of one or two people, so see the community as an extension of the team. Those are great to learn the basics. Keep in mind that e -learning heroes is a community of your peers. Or there’s that one friend on Facebook who’s never learned to create a paragraph break so you just see this massive block of text.

Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career by Jon on November 15, 2010 in budgeting , eLearning Brandon Hall , in partnership with Chapman Alliance , recently published the results of its latest survey about eLearning development ratios. However, there they don’t include much discussion about the learning subject matter itself.

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Understanding Today’s Empowered Learners

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To quote the famous bumper sticker, “Learning Happens!” It’s a reminder that people learn regardless of the training plans we put in place. And often they learn despite them. Learning is innate to being human. It’s part of our nature and we’re never in a mode where we’re not learning something. In that sense, learning hasn’t changed much over the years. What has changed is how we acquire and use content to learn.

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

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Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Cut down on the browsing and focus on really beneficial resources with our list of 25 websites for elearning tips. Clive on Learning. E-Learning 24/7. Elearning Industry. eLearning Learning. Elearning Provocateur. Elliott Masie’s Learning TRENDS. Learning in the modern workplace. Learning Solutions Magazine. The elearning coach.

How to be Successfull in the E-Learning Industry

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Successful e-learning is measured in many ways. If you’re just getting started, here are some things to keep in mind: Successful E-Learning Pleases the Customer. The obvious answer is the one who commissions the e-learning course. Successful E-Learning Knows that the Business is the Business. How to Report the Results of Successful E-Learning. Connect with the team that collects and curates results.

Elearning Thought Leaders: Tom Kuhlmann

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Community and elearning are trending big time. You can visit the Community page on Articulate’s web site and learn that, as VP of community, Kuhlmann’s “ job is simple — to turn our users into rapid e-learning pros.&# Anyone who has read his blog ( Rapid eLearning Blog ) knows that it is a wealth of tutorials and practical tips for elearning designers and developers. You can ask the community team.

Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career by Jon on November 15, 2010 in budgeting , eLearning Brandon Hall , in partnership with Chapman Alliance , recently published the results of its latest survey about eLearning development ratios. However, there they don’t include much discussion about the learning subject matter itself.

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MARGIE MEACHAM – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

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ABOUT MARGIE MEACHAM: Author and Learning Consultant Margie Meacham first became interested in helping people learn when she was a little girl struggling with first grade. It’s an honor to have you here today to discuss the past, present, and future of workplace learning.

The Ultimate eLearning Resources Guide (2020 Update)

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From creating learning and development strategies to mastering authoring tools and tackling low engagement rates , there’s a lot of information to wrap your head around. . So, to help you stay on top of your game, we’re sharing the top eLearning resources available online right now.

Here’s an Easy Way to Manage E-Learning Projects

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Managing all of the to-do lists and activities for your e-learning projects can be really time time-consuming and a pain. Manage E-Learning Projects with Boards, Lists, and Cards. Here’s a video overview of using Trello to manage your e-learning projects to go with the instructions above. You can invite people as teams and assign cards to them, but you still need to stay on top of things. If you want to learn more, check it out.

Is Your Measuring Stick Allowing You To Manage For The Better.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Is Your Measuring Stick Allowing You To Manage For The Better? by Guest on April 2, 2011 in performance support Lynn Cases is a Senior Training Consultant for Dashe & Thomson. I was surprised to learn that baseball began as a boys’ game and that most adults had no interest in the sport whatsoever. Lynn Cases, Senior Training Consultant Blog this!

The Lonely eLearner: Creating Social Learning Anchors | Social.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Lonely eLearner: Creating Social Learning Anchors by Andrea on March 9, 2011 in LMS (Learning Management System) , blended learning , eLearning , feedback , social learning The other day, I ran across Clive Shepherd’s recent blog post The New Social Learning – a review and I was struck by an observation he made there.

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35+ ID & Elearning Blogs

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One way I stay connected with the community and what’s happening in the field is by reading blogs by instructional designers, elearning professionals, and educators. If you don’t want to subscribe to all these blogs individually, check out eLearning Learning. In (sort of) alphabetical order*: Always Learning is where Kim Cofino writes about her experiences as a technology coach in international schools. Quinn is a thought leader in workplace learning.

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Power of Your Network by Michael on February 9, 2011 in customer service , marketing , sales , social learning Whether it is building our LinkedIn Contacts or Followers on Twitter, gathering Friends on Facebook or Yammering with our fellow work teams, the buzz of “networking” is always present.

Are You Qualified to Build E-Learning Courses?

Rapid eLearning

In a recent post I made this comment about rapid elearning tools: Rapid elearning played a role in the evolution of elearning mostly because it took course creation out of the hands of a few programmers and placed it into the hands of anyone who wanted to create a course. We may say “elearning course” but it’s a term used loosely. The rapid elearning tools create all sorts of interactive multimedia that are not exclusively “elearning courses.”

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5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base by Paul on September 22, 2010 in customer service , sales A key driver of your company’s value is the aggregate value of your customer base. When I joined the Dashe & Thomson team a little more than a month ago, I knew my success would hinge greatly on my ability to understand our customers and their needs.

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5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base | Social.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base by Paul on September 22, 2010 in customer service , sales A key driver of your company’s value is the aggregate value of your customer base. When I joined the Dashe & Thomson team a little more than a month ago, I knew my success would hinge greatly on my ability to understand our customers and their needs.

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63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

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And I feel honored that social signals came in granting my post on eLearning Strategy top spot. Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy - eLearning Technology , November 1, 2010I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic. The Art Of Writing Great Voice Over Scripts - The eLearning Coach , November 10, 2010Want to improve how you write for the ear?

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

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It’s always fun at this time of the year to look back at what’s happened in the world of eLearning. This also contributed to the Hot Topics and eLearning Trends for 2009. So without further set, I’m happy to announce the Top Posts as defined by Social Filtering - meaning by everyone involved directly or indirectly in eLearning Learning. Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009. Learning Putty , November 20, 2009.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

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Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. The discussion forms part of the agenda for the World of Learning Conference, an event that I have enjoyed participating in for something like ten years now. This has been a great way for me to learn about the topic.

eLearning Cyclops: A Priest, A Rabbi and an Instructional Designer.

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eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Free eLearning. The Learning Circuits Big Question is how do we address the "I want it now" demand from stakeholders. It is important to note that I am writing from the perspective of an e-learning designer in a corporate training department. However, be very careful not to make this the norm and get stuck in the " rapid e-learning " rut of producing dreck and calling it training.

How E-learning for Health Changed After Covid-19

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Even before Covid-19 took the world by storm, the World Health Organization (WHO) knew e-learning for health was important. In a 2013 study WHO claimed that more available e-learning for healthcare was to be a major focus. Can E-learning for Health Rise to the Challenge?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Market Differences in eLearning

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Monday, March 23, 2009 Market Differences in eLearning Im a fan of the number 42. Sreya Dutta (Instructional Design: On the road to learning ) responded to a thread in the comments about the eLearning market in India: Cammy, thanks for this interesting post. I agree with Rupa and Poonam on the elearning industry in India but there are variations too.

Do You Have the Skills to Succeed?

Rapid eLearning

In a recent post, I shared my recent webinar with the E-Learning Guild and some of the conversation we had around rapid elearning. Rapid E-Learning Developers Wear Many Hats. When I first started with elearning we’d have a team of people working on projects. While today’s software has made the job easier, but it’s also made it more challenging for the person who has to develop and deliver elearning courses.

Unlocked Learning—how to evolve your learning content

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The best part of training is delivering engaging content that creates real results for your team. With enough time, creating rich and powerful learning content can be done by anyone. But what if you wanted to create engaging training content rapidly without sacrificing quality?

eLearning Healthcare Training: Perceptions and Planning

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Rapid eLearning developers, please read this article (twice)! Before you roll up your sleeves to create a new healthcare training program, please, ditch the “role-play hat” often donned by many IDs and eLearning developers. Your role as an eLearning course designer is suddenly under serious scrutiny. This is mostly because (rapid e-learner alert) health-care training, in most situations, will be a customized eLearning experience.