Turn These Slides into eLearning

Integrated Learnings

However, scenarios benefit learning in so many ways, it’s hard to justify spending time picking out Clip Art to decorate slides rather than writing even a few simple scenarios. a problem for learners to solve) offers an immediate reason for learners to pay attention. If you have your own set of strategies for turning a stack of PowerPoint slides into an eLearning lesson, please share! You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Shelley A.

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PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When you can't be there in person, but you want to send along a PowerPoint deck in your place, there are a few reasons why you might want to use a slide-sharing site. Whatever the case, a slide-sharing site can give you the peace of mind of not having to worry about technical snafus while giving you a platform to attract potential viewers. Today I'm going to explore five slide-sharing site options. authorSTREAM is a pretty standard choice among slide-sharing sites.

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Recording Audio with Adobe Presenter

Integrated Learnings

It can add an element of having a “trainer” to help expand on the points that are being presented on the slides – it adds a human touch to the course. Presenter works seamlessly with PowerPoint to allow slide by slide narration. By Dean Hawkinson.

Important Factors of E learning in Skill Development

Your Training Edge

Many people take e-learning as a slide-based online activity containing simple navigation buttons for instance NEXT and BACK along with quizzes of multiple choice questions or true and false. To deal with problems you should have high toleration level. Facebook | Twitter.

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A New Year’s Resolution: Remove the Fluff from eLearning

Integrated Learnings

If you had to offer business justification for each slide and activity in your eLearning lesson to your client, could you consistently make a compelling case? A few slides that present content, followed by a couple quiz-like knowledge check questions…a few more slides that present content, followed by a couple quiz-like knowledge check questions…and then some more slides that present content, followed by a couple of those quiz-like knowledge check questions…you get the idea.

Surviving the Millennial Apocalypse: Party Like It’s 1999

eLearning Brothers

Not only are the business problems increasing in complexity, but the new generation has also introduced a new dynamic. Slide shows and hours of mandated learning are totally misaligned with this generation’s natural approach to gaining knowledge.

Avoiding eLearning that Oversimplifies

Integrated Learnings

They believe that more advanced skills, such as problem-solving, requires the individualized feedback and debriefing discussions that only a live facilitator can provide. I think that with a scenario-based design that immerses learners in realistic situations, you can teach skills more oriented to problem-solving such as negotiation, sales, and performing quality assurance reviews. In a branching scenario, an eLearning slide only provides the start of a situation.

What Makes eLearning Boring?

Integrated Learnings

It’s popular to hate PowerPoint because of the way a slide full of bullets strangles the life out of a presentation. Instead of telling learners all they need to know, pull them into an activity, or a problem to solve, early in the lesson. The slides are simply a blank canvas – we make them interesting or boring. This means that filling eLearning slides with detailed steps and tips is probably unnecessary. By Shelley A. Gable.

3 Defining Features of Articulate Storyline

Integrated Learnings

Storyline solves that problem quite well with the addition of variables and programmable actions known as triggers. For example, you can use a single trigger to jump to the next slide, or use a series of triggers and variables to create a drag and drop activity. By Joseph Suarez.

Cues that You Need an Image Instead of Text

Integrated Learnings

Not only is this more visually appealing than a slide of text, but the diagram itself can come in handy as an abbreviated way to refer back to steps in the process throughout the course. For instance, if the next few slides elaborate on steps in the process, you can put a small version of the diagram in the corner of the screen and highlight the step they're learning about, reinforcing how the details fit into the larger picture. By Shelley A. Gable.

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Gamification Basics

Web Courseworks

In addition to the simulation experience, learners can connect and share their experiences on Facebook. Build Community - An effective game tackles a real problem within an industry and offers a real solution. Gamification is revolutionizing the field of learning and development.

Draft a Branching Scenario in 6 Steps

Integrated Learnings

Designing eLearning around problems that learners encounter on the job can help avoid this pitfall. Scenario-based training prompts learners to solve problems they will encounter on the job, helping to ensure we prepare them to perform their jobs successfully. Branching scenarios can simulate many workplace problems especially well. In a branching scenario , an eLearning slide might only provide the start of a situation. By Shelley A. Gable.

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A Conversation with Danny Stefanic of LearnBrite

Kapp Notes

players to follow the VR trend, including FaceBook with their 2 billion dollar bet on the Oculus Rift. For more context on the ‘Virtual Reality Race’ check our LinkedIn , FaceBook and Twitter pages which are buzzing with activity and opinion.

9 Ways Screen Capture Will Make Your Life Easier

TechSmith Camtasia

Report an error message to IT and show them exactly what type of problem you’re having. Create an on-demand presentation by recording PowerPoint slides. Send us a message, tweet, or comment on Twitter or Facebook. It’s happened to all of us.

10 Helpful Types of Video for Business

TechSmith Camtasia

These types of video are designed to share on a social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. They highlight problems or pain points and then illustrate how your company’s solution can solve them. Using video for business is no longer an upcoming trend–it’s the norm.

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Gamification Basics

Web Courseworks

In addition to the simulation experience, learners can connect and share their experiences on Facebook. Build Community - An effective game tackles a real problem within an industry and offers a real solution. Gamification is revolutionizing the field of learning and development.

Engage Your Learners By Mimicking the Real World

Rapid eLearning

People already use their computers for things like checking email, surfing the web, and sharing the latest news on Facebook. Or explore a fake Facebook page to collect information. On top of that, things like email and Facebook have a personal element to them.

eLearning & Gamification: The Octalysis Framework

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A further problem is in recognizing what is missing. This was a major contributor to the initial success of Facebook: in the beginning the drive to join was that only Ivy league schools could be a part of the network, then only college students, and then, eventually, anyone over the age of 13.

(Webinar) Getting Started With Social: Why Learning and Development Struggles With Social Media, and How to Fix It

Bottom-Line Performance

And most also log in to their Facebook or Twitter (if they have one) during work, too. The problem most run into is an overemphasis on the “media” and less attention paid to the “social.”

(Webinar) Getting Started With Social: Why Learning and Development Struggles With Social Media, and How to Fix It

Bottom-Line Performance

And most also log in to their Facebook or Twitter (if they have one) during work, too. The problem most run into is an overemphasis on the “media” and less attention paid to the “social.”

5 Reasons Your Company Needs to be Using Video

TechSmith Camtasia

We often associate video with entertainment because that’s where it’s excelled for so long, but because it’s such an engaging medium that communicates complex messages, businesses are employing it to solve a slew of problems.

6 Ways to Work Smarter & Faster with Visual Communication

TechSmith Camtasia

Have you ever had the problem of trying to scribble down pages of notes, only to go back and realize your handwriting has gotten out of control and you can’t read what you wrote? One way to help alleviate this problem is to record the conversation (with permission, of course).

Conquer These Evil E-Learning Temptations

Integrated Learnings

slides while sitting in your seat. When you convert PowerPoint slides directly into e-learning slides, you are simply keeping your learners bored and disengaged. Here are some things in particular you should test for each project: The Learner's Navigation - If the learner takes a course but can't complete it, you've got a major problem. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. by Jonathan Shoaf.

The differences between learning in an e-business and learning in a social business

Jane Hart

In my recent webinar I shared a slide that showed the 5 stages of workplace learning. A Social Business isn’t just a company that has a Facebook page and a Twitter account. TNA means the problem has already been identified as needing a training solution.

Course Creator Success Frameworks With Digital Course Academy Creator Amy Porterfield

LifterLMS

One example of a starter course would be a Facebook Influencer course that teaches you how to get started with Facebook for $97. Then you might have a spotlight course that takes you in-depth into one topic that is all about Facebook ads, and that course may be priced at around $500.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

Here’s the problem: Let’s say your company has less than 100 users, but you want more sophisticated LMS functionality. Build course components using SCORM, xAPI, videos, files, HTML, slides. OKTA, LDAP, Google Apps, Facebook, G Suite and LinkedIn.

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Maker Party! Show Your Work

bozarthzone

link] Interest: It’s a response to an industry problem. Wendy takes slide decks and other training resources and reworks them into more engaging, effective materials. One thing she had to work through: a confidence problem fed by her lack of formal training.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

And what can we say about the acquisition of Instagram by Facebook for a cool 1 Billion dollars earlier this year? 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile! This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems.

Learning in the new workplace — meeting the needs of the modern employee

Matrix

When faced with a problem, most of us first try to find solutions by calling upon the people we know to help us. Nobody wants to study a problem just in case the solution might one day come in handy. The learning organization — the scholar approach.

Perception in the E-Learning World

eLearning 24-7

Hyundai had a problem. They came up with a solution to solve the perception problem. In the e-learning space there continues to be in some sectors, a perception problem. That is a perception problem, that isn’t totally solved, rather it is a band-aid solution. One sector that implies that it doesn’t have a perception problem are authoring tools, and in some ways it is true. A huge perception problem. .

Discovering Adobe InDesign for eLearning

Integrated Learnings

As with PowerPoint’s master slide functionality, you can easily create master pages and apply each one to different pages throughout the document. One problem that I did run into with InDesign was using Flash (SWF) files imbedded into the document. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Dean Hawkinson.

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6 Ways to Work Smarter & Faster with Visual Communication

TechSmith Camtasia

Have you ever had the problem of trying to scribble down pages of notes, only to go back and realize your handwriting has gotten out of control and you can’t read what you wrote? One way to help alleviate this problem is to record the conversation (with permission, of course).

6 Ways to Work Smarter & Faster with Visual Communication

TechSmith Camtasia

Have you ever had the problem of trying to scribble down pages of notes, only to go back and realize your handwriting has gotten out of control and you can’t read what you wrote? One way to help alleviate this problem is to record the conversation (with permission, of course).

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

The problem is many companies struggle with how to create and deliver engaging and effective instructional videos that viewers will actually watch. What problem are they trying to solve? Video has revolutionized the delivery of information and training content.

How the Q&A Model Increases E-Learning Engagement

ICDTranslation

You can google your question and come up with a great variety of articles on the topic – some from quite prestigious and trusted sources, while others turn out to be absolutely irrelevant to your topic or presenting a fun side to the problem if any.

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