Want Good E-learning Translations, Quickly, at Low Cost? Here’s How You Can

CommLab India

CAT software come with built-in memory tools that help ensure consistency in the translation and go a long way in reducing costs. You now need to record the narration of the online course and synchronize it with the translated learning content to develop the online course in the target language. How can you get good translations of your e-learning courses? What does it take to render your online learning content into the desired language(s), rapidly, with minimum expenditure?

Welcome to Synchronous E-Learning Month

Bottom-Line Performance

July’s focus is on Synchronous e-Learning, better known as distance learning. Synchronous E-Learning Defined. You may or may not be familiar with synchronous e-learning. From the eLearning Guild’s Handbook (which is a great FREE resource), synchronous e-learning includes things like: instant messaging. Businesses have the technology already at their disposal, and it makes sense that they use these low-cost and easy to use formats.


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Using Teleseminars For Training

The eLearning Coach

Teleseminars offer a low-cost, low-tech alternative to synchronous training. Tags: DESIGN INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN synchronous training teleseminars virtual classroom webinars Post from: The eLearning Coach Using Teleseminars For Training.

How To Use Proven Virtual Learning Activities To Boost Your Training

Spark Your Interest

It can be self-paced (asynchronous) or as live online teaching (synchronous). Below we are going to concentrate on synchronous virtual learning. Low costs of delivery. Cost savings for the learner.

Characteristics of a Virtual Classroom


The low costs of virtual classrooms are considered to be a major advantage. Synchronous learning is a learning environment where everyone takes part in the learning at the same time. The ed tech landscape is full of various buzzwords that sometimes it can be hard to really grasp the concepts that are being discussed. For example, one popular movement today being used in the education industry is the virtual classroom, but what exactly does this mean?

Top 10 Tips for Drama-Free Virtual Sales Meetings


Frontstage Activities : Synchronous communication and collaboration where you and the participants interact live through a virtual meeting, a phone call, Facetime, or in person. Virtual selling is a new way to sell—and it’s so much more than simply moving your meetings online.

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Confused with learning technologies? Choose your best option

CommLab India

Open-source application: Now a day most organizations both corporate and non-corporate are looking for open-source applications because of onetime cost, quick setup, low cost, user-friendly, and highly customizable. Outsource: You can outsource eLearning development to experts to create high quality courses in lesser time which can save development costs. Training progress will get synchronized when there is internet connection and the device is connected.

Elearning applications


This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 open source e-Learning projects for 2011 that will help you implement a low cost e-Learning solution. MLOAT - (Authoring Tool) Multimedia Learning Object Authoring Tool enables content experts to easily combine video, audio, images and texts into one synchronized learning object.

Interactive transcripts: more than just closed captioning

3Play Media

Today marks the first public launch of the time-synchronized transcripts that we’ve talked a fair bit about, or as we like to call them: interactive transcripts. Efficient, low cost word-to-word alignment and transcript quality are often at odds. Time synchronization would be entirely additional process and cost.

Interactive transcripts: more than just closed captioning

3Play Media

Today marks the first public launch of the time-synchronized transcripts that we’ve talked a fair bit about, or as we like to call them: interactive transcripts. Efficient, low cost word-to-word alignment and transcript quality are often at odds. Time synchronization would be entirely additional process and cost.

Steps to Creating an Engaging Webinar for Higher Education Students

Hurix Digital

This mini-reflection should help you decide the agenda for your synchronous means of engagement. Webinars are perfect for delivering real responsive teaching.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)


Companies should be wary of the value a “free” learning platform can deliver and alert to the costs quickly accrued in maintaining, updating and supporting an LMS without a vendor. Despite its low cost and flexibility, Moodle’s weaknesses can make it a costly choice for companies with conflicting needs and requirements. ROI (return on investment): A ratio of the profit accrued by an investment versus the cost of the investment.

mylearningworx - a reflection on the launch event

Learning Rocks

Without Ivy League or Russell Group sized marketing budgets, and sitting behind a paywall, however, I'm not sure courses are ever likely to be that massive and they aren't really that open and the feature set seems more applicable to solo study course than large scale synchronous study and collaboration, but there is time for that to develop I guess.

A question of balance

Clive on Learning

However, most everyday communication does not conform to these special cases – you can achieve everything you need online, far more flexibly, with much less hassle, at low cost and in less time. Another issue is the balance we strike between learning that is synchronous (live) and learning that is asynchronous (self-paced).

How to do Online Training for Government the Right Way


eLearning is a cost-effective way to deliver a range of courses or just-in-time microlearning. Many people tout online training as a low-cost solution. One where low or flat fees can unlock near-unlimited access to a broad catalog of training. Also, look for online opportunities to connect people for synchronous, collaborative, skill-building experiences. We know that the U.S.

Free e-Learning books


Members of the higher education academic and research communities K-12 educators and technologists Workplace technology integrators Synchronous e-Learning - eLearning Guild (Update 11/16/2010: suggested by Miriam Ramos-Warth ) The eLearning Guild’s Handbook on Synchronous e-Learning is intended for anyone who wants to produce, lead, or promote live, interactive learning events on the Web.

Microlearning, Engagement, Gamification, and the Elearning Success Summit with Stephen Ladek from LMSPulse


Well, I know engagement is one of your focuses and there’s a couple, I call them the dirty little secrets of the e-learning industry, which are like the low completion rates that a lot of people talk about. So synchronous learning means that we are synchronized.

Best Practices for Moving Instructor-Led Training to Webinars and Virtual Classrooms (Live Online Learning)

Convergence Training

It’s online of course, but it also includes a person in the role of facilitator/teacher/trainer delivering something to people in a live, synchronous learning event. The difference is the presence of a live instructor delivering materials to live people in a synchronous learning event.

Why You Need Online Learning Nuggets for Product Training

CommLab India

What does it take create e-learning courses for product training quickly, in a cost-effective manner? Bite-sized e-learning modules can be developed quickly, at low cost, thanks to rapid authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline. Bite-sized online product training courses help “synchronize” product launches with training. How can you impart good product training online?

Online Conference

Tony Karrer

Organize quickly Low cost Side note: It was somewhat ironic to hear all the discussion about how to improve "traditional conferences" while we were participating in something that was not really traditional - but was fairly effective. Synchronous / Asynchronous - Do you design for live sessions or more for recording and viewing later with interaction pushed to discussion groups? Invite the "experts" but reduce the costs greatly by allowing it to occur without travel.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.


Dimdim delivers synchronized live presentations, whiteboards and web pages while sharing your voice and video over the Internet - with no download. Reduce travel costs, save time, and increase productivity with a web conferencing solution thats easy to access and simple to use.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions


>> Reduce your total cost of ownership. >> >> Access data that is synchronized and stored in Cisco Collaborative Knowledge. >> With the combination of video, collaborative tools and making learning truly a conversation, Inxpo’s Learning Environments and Virtual Classrooms deliver the ultimate blended learning experience in a cost-effective way. The 2015 “Best of Elearning!”

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs


Under her guidance, the association was able to offer its first asynchronous Web-delivered course, and its first synchronous Webinar. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning.

A Moving Landscape

CLO Magazine

As technology has evolved, the scope of where it can be applied for various kinds of skills has certainly grown, and the instructional design, the pedagogy, has evolved to have more elaborate as well as synchronous and group-based learning and technology-facilitated settings. It’s a format and accessibility and opportunity cost issue, if we’re talking about technology-facilitated training.

5 Lessons Learned from 16 Years in Leadership Development


It can be hard to ask our participants to give up their evenings when they’ve spent all day working with us to grow, but, if there’s room for it, the benefits often far outweigh the costs. These days, most synchronous conference tools have breakout room functionality that makes interaction between small groups of learners easy and convenient. Celebrations are a low-cost, highly effective way to market and promote any leadership program and make learners feel special.

The big question: What are your predictions for learning in 2008

Clive on Learning

For those corporates who don't need a top-end LMS, we'll see an increased use of Moodle and similar open source platforms as a simple and low-cost means for delivery of online and blended programmes. Synchronous e-learning will continue to grow and open source variants such as dimdim will help bring down the cost.

TechKnowledge 2012 – Post Assessment

eLearning 24-7

Surprised at the low number of LMS vendors here. The reason I say education/academia more so – is that it is geared towards synchronous based learning, which is used more than 95% in education/academia space. I know why people love Yammer, but its fee based product is not super low cost. TK12 offered some highlights and low-lights. Last week, I attended TK 2012 in Las Vegas.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Without trust, employees become what Judy Bardwick, in her article titled “The High Cost of Mistrust,&# calls actively disengaged. Kontax m4lit Steve Vosloo taking on South African youth literacy via low-cost mobiles - Ignatia Webs , May 10, 2010 Some researchers seem to have a natural savoir vivre to get idealism and research out there for all to enjoy. Seriously, check out some initial low-cost ways to help cure them of what ails them.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions. Although this movement away from Flash will generate cost and complexity for eLearning professionals, LearnUpon offers their customers a number of alternatives including support for HTML5 content delivery. Despite its initial low cost and apparent flexibility, Moodle’s is actually quite expensive to maintain and adapt over time. Synchronous Learning.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

The ability to move seamlessly from one device experience to another will be critical with complete synchronization of our learning progress, status, achievements, etc. Part of this trend is less about the tablet being a better form factor than a smartphone but more about the tablet being a more practical and cost effective alternative to a standard issue laptop.