The Ultimate Guide to Easily Make Instructional Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

If you’re looking to level-up your video skills and knowledge, you’ll love this guide. In this guide, we share our secrets to creating high-quality training and tutorial videos. Part 5: The true cost of making a tutorial, training, and explainer videos.

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Guided Informal Learning: a Hands-on, Bottom-up Approach that Delivers Results for Small Businesses

And the free or low-cost online programs don’t always address your needs. Maybe it’s time to turn the whole thing on its head by using a hands-on, bottom up learning method, like Guided Informal Learning. What is Guided Informal Learning?

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Australian Online Training Best Practice Guide for Regulators and RTO’s


High integrity online training costs. In some cases this is leading to low cost and low quality, online learning outcomes as well as giving online training a poor reputation. Whilst examples of industry best practice guidelines for online training do exist, many training providers are either not aware of them or, in some cases, are deliberately not implementing them to cut costs and compete with the lowest cost providers in the market.

Why MOOCs? Why Now?

Your Training Edge

Institutions and organizations are spending a lot of money on education, but in terms of job skills, they are seeing very little ROI. MOOCs offer a way to decrease costs and (when done well) also improve learning. On the other side of the coin, many workers see MOOCs as a free and flexible way to stay up-to-date in their fields and enhance their skills. The biggest skills gap is yet to come. “MOOCs will destroy education!”.

Powerful Employee Learning for Small Businesses on a Budget

Consider some low-cost training strategies. They have to fill skills gaps and onboard new people as efficiently as possible. Even the most cost effective program wastes resources if you aren’t training people in skills that improve your business.

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No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

This article describes very clearly the steps that Atlassian took and even provides a link to their “playbook,” a set of principles that guide their operational processes. This terrific article crams in tons of advice on how to help people develop skills faster by growing more naturally.

What I Learned at LSCon18

Experiencing eLearning

Ann Rollins and Myra Roldan: Low-Cost, High-Impact AR Experiences. Julie Dirksen: Strategies for Supporting Complex Skill Development. How do you know if something is a skill or not? If not, it’s a skill. Julie talked about giving learners a checklist to guide their self-evaluation even more. Last month, I attended the Learning Solutions 2018 Conference in Orlando. Once again, it was a great experience.

How to Copy Text from Flash Courses When You Don’t have the Original File

Rapid eLearning

Those are two free to low-cost options to quickly get the text from previous e-learning courses. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. Participate in the weekly elearning challenges to sharpen your skills.

Training in the Reality of Work

Research has shown that the real world, complete with stress and distractions, actually helps people master and apply new skills. A recent study of medical school graduates in the UK found they felt prepared for what they’d been taught, such as clinical skills and communications.

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More Answers to Your Rapid E-Learning Questions

Rapid eLearning

When you’re working with limited resources you’ve got to find places where you can get good free or low cost assets. Keep your eyes open for places where you can get free or low cost assets. They sound good and they’re generally low cost.

Top 5 Benefits of SCORM in eLearning


Yes, we are referring to eLearning, which is not confined to the ocean of words but is drawn from a number of skills involved like instructional design, education, visual design, presentations, storytelling, project management, and much more. Read More:- Beginners Guide To Tin Can API.


How do you price online training courses


Too high and you’ll turn off certain audiences and may not sell enough to cover your costs. Too low and you might not attract the right audience or get good return for your investment. If you want help with this, our Capture Guide is a great place to start. Calculate the cost.

Podcast 24: DNA of High-Impact Learning – With Paul Morton of CrossKnowledge

Talented Learning

Our conversation left me wondering how these new findings are actually shaping workforce skills development. Increasingly, that includes skills development – yet many organizations still struggle to deliver high-impact learning. It’s communication and interpersonal skills.

The Power of Digital Learning

Magic EdTech

In fact, according to a research study called “Educators, Technology and 21st Century Skills: Dispelling Five Myths,” there is a strong connection between technology and deeper learning.

Diamonds in the Rough

CLO Magazine

This low percentage represents a huge gap in an area where organizations are spending so much money and focusing so much energy. For example, one of these leadership development support offerings uses in-water survival exercises to help build and enhance leadership skills and team dynamics.

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3 Keys to Successful Federal Leadership Development


Leading cross-departmental and cross-functional teams is another tactic to gain skills and experience. OPM even published a Best Practices: Mentoring guide for mentors and mentees to get the most out of their relationships. But cost is far from the only reason to encourage mentoring.

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

Rapid eLearning

Trello has a good guide that offers some instruction and help. If you use a similar low-cost or free solution, let me know. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Upcoming E-Learning Events.

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. In our case, we provide free access to a sample lesson from our “ Independent Guide to LMS Requirements , ” which is otherwise sold at a premium.

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7 Microlearning Online Training Assets You May Be Overlooking

EI Design

We all have access to low-cost recording and editing software. Free or low-cost apps allow us all to become in-house video specialists. For example, an online training simulation becomes a micro-game that involves different levels that tie into steps or related skill sets.

9 of Your Customer Service Training Questions, Answered


We’ve created this guide to customer service training to help you nail your customer service education. Skills Exercises. Customer service training can involve a lot of skills practice. Most of them fall under the umbrella of communication skills.

8 Ways to Cut Costs on your Next Compliance Online Training Course


Here are 8 ways to cut costs on compliance online training courses. How To Cut Costs On Your Next Compliance Online Training Course. Outsource time-consuming or costly tasks. Outsource time-consuming or costly tasks.

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Ryan Tracey – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Learnnovators: You believe that it is possible to provide engaging, relevant, and authentic learning experiences by creating low cost videos with our smart phones. What would be your advice for producing such low cost and effective learning solutions for today’s learners? My advice for producing low cost learning solutions like video is simply to do it. The step-by-step guides you mentioned are an example of pull learning. ABOUT RYAN TRACEY.

10 Tips for Better Troubleshooting & Technical Support

Rapid eLearning

If you don’t use Articulate 360 yet, there are all sorts of other screencasting options that are free or low-cost. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro Upcoming E-Learning Events.

Oil and Gas downsizing: Training on a budget

Obsidian Learning

While everybody likes a low price at the pump, those of us in oil and gas know only too well how important robust oil prices are to the health of our industry. Low cost per barrel means high anxiety for everyone, from the boardroom to the oil patch.

Disruptive change and the growing need for e-learning innovation


Today’s corporate leaders recognise that the pace of technological change is creating a major skills problem for their organizations. Clearly, with such frequent job changes and rapid skill obsolescence, there’s a significant demand placed on continuous learning and skills development.

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

TechSmith Camtasia

No time to read the whole guide? In this guide, you will find actionable tips on how you can leverage these video statistics. In the end, you’ll be able to create effective video content that helps people learn new skills or gain new knowledge. What is their skill level?

MOOCify Your eLearning Content


As a result, elearning can help companies provide cost effective training for a large number of its employees! Employees can also regularly review the knowledge in the future to prevent skill decay. Cost-effective.

Customer Training Pricing and Packaging: What’s the Best Strategy?

Talented Learning

Even if you offer customer training upfront at no additional charge, the cost of content development, delivery and administration must be included somewhere in the price of your product or service. When developing content of any type, most of the costs occur up-front.

9 creative ways to revitalize outdated online training courses


Looking for cost-effective ways to modernize your training activities? Check your authoring tool for any assets you can use in your course design, or look online for free or low-cost media ideally suited to the subject matter. Is your online training content getting stale?

How to Customize Illustrations in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

This is an issue I run into quite a bit because I get some of my graphics from those low cost (or free) stock image sites and often they only provide a.PNG version of the file. Download the fully revised, free 63-page ebook: The Insider's Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro.

The Technology Award

CLO Magazine

A part of the program also includes one-to-one sales skills coaching meetings. Learning and development solutions were duplicative and cost the company more than $80 million annually. To build upon the program, Aggreko teamed up with Guidebook to create “My Guide.”

In search of the perfect authoring tool

From the Coleface

It seems completely obvious to me that above a pretty low threshold, the quality of e-learning produced is down to the skills of the instructional designer and the quality of content that they can elicit from the subject matter experts. Would anyone expect the brand of screwdriver to make more of a difference to the quality of a bespoke bookshelf than the skills of a carpenter? Low cost (for stand alone authoring tools).

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How (and Why) You Should Promote Informal Learning with Trainees (and the Boss)


When you report the survey findings, frame the results around how the training team plans to capitalize on informal learning to lower costs and drive performance. Use free & low-cost tools that ease collaboration between teams.

How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

There are a dozens of stock image sites where you can buy low cost images. If you have advanced skills you can use illustrator or even PowerPoint to create your own media assets. If you do have some skills, consider sharing with others in the community.

Continuing Education: Will You Sell More CEUs With an LMS?

Talented Learning

Thanks to a surge in learning technology innovation and greater demand for a workforce with proven professional skills , the business of selling continuing education units ( CEUs ) is growing bigger each day. 5) License and Cost Misalignment. Continuing education is a big business.