Converting a Text-heavy PDF Document into an Engaging E-learning Curriculum

CommLab India

Do you have stacks of documents in the PDF format, each running into hundreds of pages? Well, you can convert each of the PDF documents into an e-learning curriculum, comprising several microlearning modules to train your people effectively. Transforming a bland, text-heavy PDF document into an online curriculum. You need to follow a three phase process to convert the PDF into a self-paced, technology-enabled learning curriculum. Analysis of the PDF document.

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Product Review: Litmos LMS

eLearning 24-7

Add-ons are not part of their system, thus “Succession Planning&# “VideoCaster&# nis non existent , doesn’t mean that none of them have add-on modules, just that it is very limited. So what makes a Lite LMS different from a Standard LMS?

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Leveraging Acrobat DC and Captivate 2017 to Enhance Self-directed Learning Opportunities

Adobe Captivate

The challenge was to develop a guided interactive course that could be used in conjunction with anatomical simulators under the following conditions: Product must be device agnostic. After some research and a great deal of thought a decision was made to develop an interactive PDF using Adobe Acrobat DC and Captivate, and to create a supplemental iBook to address the shortcomings in Acrobat DC reader for Apple mobile devices. Product Development. PDF Design. Overview.

Consider Rapid E-learning to Custom Online Training Module in Minimum Time

CommLab India

What is your best option when it comes to developing a custom online training module in minimum time? On the one hand, it refers to the software and process used to create eLearning content and courses quickly, and on the other to learning delivered in short, quick electronic-based modules. However, rapid e-learning mostly means the quick production of e-learning courses without the use of complicated programming software or techniques.

Agile Microlearning Explained

transformations lead to new solutions, advanced ideas, and increased productivity and profit. the interoperability of modules across learning platforms, but at. non-personalized, standardized training modules. container is a Module, which contains multiple Topics, each.

How to Make Product Knowledge Training Fun

Lemonade

The problem is we use this technique to teach product knowledge to employees. True product knowledge isn't being able to recite a product sheet from memory. It's understanding products well enough to confidently talk about them with customers.

How to use an LMS for product training

LearnUpon

You may currently run product training in person or through webinars, however, if you want to scale your product training efforts you’ll need to use an LMS. Without an LMS, managing product training can become a real challenge, especially at scale. Here’s how using an LMS to deliver product training can result in the successful launch of your new product and effectively scale a growing part of your business. Product training. increased product adoption.

MagicBoxTM is Exhibiting at ISTE 2019

MagicBox

Attendees : Ang’john Ferreri , AVP, Product Sales, Hemant Gautam , Senior Consultant for Digital Strategy. One of the world’s most influential events in the field of EdTech and academic publishing, ISTE 2019 will feature the voices and products of leading innovators through over 1,400 sessions and hackathons, covering areas like collaborative intelligence, content designing, gamification tools in EdTech and much more.

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

In the bad old days, technically challenged L&D professionals had to pay exorbitant fees to development houses to produce simple modules. Frankly, there’s nothing most online courses do that a PDF can’t. Anyone (and I mean just about anyone ) can create and update a PDF.

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Streamlining Your E-Learning Production Process for Efficiency—Q&A

E-learning Uncovered

Diane and I had the pleasure of sharing some ways we have streamlined our production process in last week’s “Best of DevLearn” Webinar presented by The eLearning Guild, which you can view here. During the session we talked about: The data types to capture and analyze about your production process. How to map out your production process at both a macro and micro level. How to create systems for effectively managing production.

Whom Should You Outsource Healthcare Product Training To?

CommLab India

“The important thing about outsourcing or global sourcing is that it becomes a very powerful tool to leverage talent, improve productivity and reduce work cycles.” Jason is the product training manager in a multinational pharmaceutical organization, where a number of new drugs are released frequently. In this environment, training, sales teams on every new product is a big challenge for Jason. Then, try to outsource your healthcare product training.

5 Reasons Your LMS Should Be On ServiceNow

PlatCore

or 2004 or support other content types such as PDF or videos. If you use the GRC module, you can earn double points and make your training control audits easier. You can display training records in your incident or support modules for clients, and have access to that data when speaking with your client. Bonus points if you are using the HR module and integrate training with HR records. If you have the HR module from ServiceNow, your LMS should be on the same platform.

The 3 Phase Process to Develop an Online Curriculum in 20 Days

CommLab India

Recently , one of our clients in the medical device space asked us to convert a PDF file on the documentation norms prescribed by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) into an interesting e-learning curriculum. Our instructional design (ID) team conducted a thorough analysis of the PDF document to determine whether there were any gaps in the learning content. For example, the content dealing with the topic Product Jurisdiction was divided into the following heads.

CME in the 21st Century – Webinar Digest

Web Courseworks

Standards are extremely beneficial, especially technology standards, because they create a common language that allows for consistency of a process or product, no matter who is providing it. Smothers gave a list of benefits for having standards: Most organizations are currently using the PDF certificate to verify and track the completion of continuing education. This means the learner has multiple PDF certificates to keep track of, and can easily be misplaced or lost.

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Simple Anatomy of SCORM-based E-Learning

Integrated Learnings

I was a software developer working on a quizzing product that needed to export data to a variety of e-learning systems. Here's everything you need to know about the anatomy of a SCORM module. A SCORM module consists of three basic pieces: 1. But for those curious, this is the "language" the e-learning module uses to communicate with the LMS. For example, to add a referenced file like a PDF or video. By Jonathan Shoaf.

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eFront 3.6.12 just released

eFront

This maintenance update includes important speed optimizations, full text-search for documents for our enterprise clients, a module to bootstrap modules production, a new sleek modern theme, dozens upon dozens of minor bug fixes, and several tweaks to make your favorite tool even more enjoyable! A module to bootstrap modules production. One of the key characteristics of eFront is its extensibility through modules.

GOLD Win for PulseLearning and Western Union at LearnX 2018

PulseLearning

Pulse Learning is delighted to announce that our “Introduction to International Payments” program developed for Western Union Business Solutions has won a Gold award in the Best Product & Knowledge Training Project category at LearnX 2018. Increased number of transactions by product.

How beneficial is E-Learning software for businesses?

Your Training Edge

If you own a company and invest fortunes each year in classroom training of your employees, you would know how other numerous companies have already saved millions by relocating their corporate training modules to the online teaching platforms. Improving job performance and productivity. Businesses need to train their new employees about the products and services they offer. Create courses in different formats- text, video, animation, audio, pdf etc.

How beneficial is E-Learning software for businesses?

Your Training Edge

If you own a company and invest fortunes each year in classroom training of your employees, you would know how other numerous companies have already saved millions by relocating their corporate training modules to the online teaching platforms. Improving job performance and productivity. Businesses need to train their new employees about the products and services they offer. Create courses in different formats- text, video, animation, audio, pdf etc.

LEARNNOVATORS PRESENTS SUCCESS STORY AT FOCUSON LEARNING 2016

Learnnovators

It is made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides, and leverages the power of QR codes to provide support to learners in their moment of need. – A 56% improvement in productivity of the MTAB Service Center. We have also crafted several just-in-time, micro-learning modules and performance-support solutions for our clients. Chennai (India).

Digital Rights Management for Education Content Providers

MagicBox

Adobe DRM: Adobe DRM solutions protect EPUB and PDF files from unauthorized viewing and allows readers to manage their digital rights-protected eBooks on the Macintosh and PC platforms, as well as on supported mobile reading devices.

Build Online Training Courses with Materials You Already Have

LearnUpon

You can combine different types of media, then using modules in your learning management system, they can be arranged to make a structured course. . All you have to do is upload your content and drag and drop your files, choosing from: Text documents – PDF, Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Exams – Add an exam module and choose from a variety of question types. You need to improve the product knowledge of the Sales team to increase sales numbers. .

Top 10 eLearning Resources You May Not Have Thought Of

eLearning Brothers

The following eLearning resources will help you stay focused and productive during the course development. This open source toolkit enables you to produce interactive learning materials in a productive online environment. With VIDIZMO Streaming Media Products, you can create SCORM-compliant interactive presentations for corporate communication, learning, training, and workforce development. The tool comes with comprehensive SCORM-compliant assets for PDF and Web.

LEARNNOVATORS WINS DEVLEARN 2015 HYPERDRIVE CONTEST FOR MOBILE PERFORMANCE SUPPORT SYSTEM

Learnnovators

It is made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides, and leverages the power of QR codes to provide support to learners in their moment of need. – A 56% improvement in productivity of the MTAB Service Center. Sashi Sairaman, CEO – MTAB Engineers, “This has resulted in a qualitative improvement, where there’s been a feel-good factor in the company on productivity increase. Chennai (India).

How to Make Compliance Training Engaging For Distance Learners

Lemonade

So when a learner finishes reading a PDF, you give them a badge. When they’ve read five PDF’s, they get on the leaderboard. On average, employees spend 47 hours training each year, resulting in $654 in lost productive time per employee. The learning experience consists of over 200 modules that cover everything from complaints handling to consumer credit. The COVID-19 crisis has forced companies to let their people work from home.

Assistive Technology: Creating new possibilities for Differently Abled Learners

G-Cube

So be it learning material in Word or PDF, discussions on a forum or even emails or IMs – with text-to-speech converters, learners can access it all. With increasing technological finesse, this software recognizes enunciations and modulations of the voice to include punctuation in text as well. Technology has changed the way learning is created and consumed in the 21 st century.

5 Employee Training Management Software that You Must Consider

Kitaboo

To boost your productivity. Invariably, enterprises are expected to train their employees regularly to upskill them, to boost productivity, to enrich them with knowledge, and 47 other things. When you are putting your employees inside training rooms, you are basically pulling them off the production floor. So, you could say that the hours spent in training rooms are essentially non-productive.

Digital Rights Management for Education Content Providers

MagicBox

Adobe DRM: Adobe DRM solutions protect EPUB and PDF files from unauthorized viewing and allows readers to manage their digital rights-protected eBooks on the Macintosh and PC platforms, as well as on supported mobile reading devices. Lizard Safeguard: Providing total document security, it enables publishers to control access to and use of PDF documents. MagicBox TM DRM, on the other hand, offers a flexible subscription and license management module.

2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

The discussion of the concept or technology increases a bit – never reaching the previous level of buzz, because the only people with reason to discuss it are the actual users – and reaches a moderate, stable level: Gartner dubs this phase the Plateau of Productivity. Badges offer real promise for replacing the PDF certificate, in our view. Around New Year’s Day each year, we issue our predictions for the top eLearning trends of the coming year.

How to Make Online Courses Engaging

LearnUpon

From PDF docs to video tutorials to webinars, you’ve got lots of options. If you’re wondering what makes a goal specific rather than generic, we suggest using Bloom’s taxonomy to identify them, but here’s a couple of examples of what your goals should and shouldn’t look like: Generic: We’d like our customer to be introduced to our product in this course. Or is it a customer product training course? eLearning courses come in all different shapes and sizes.

How to Make Onboarding Training Fun & Exciting for New Employees

Lemonade

The point of onboarding training is to quickly get new hires up-to-speed so they become productive faster. And I think we can all agree that giving new employees points for reading a PDF isn’t a great way to get them engaged with the training content — especially when those points have no context or value in the real-world. Game-based training on the other hand transforms that PDF content into a game, so employees learn as they play.

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Adaptive eLearning in Corporate Space – Opportunities and Challenges

G-Cube

For example – as a lesson or as a reference PDF link. So, it may not work very well in programs such as, say Induction or Product Trainings, but can work very well for competency development programs, or for building skills such as Project Management etc. Adaptive elearning is getting hot in education domain. Knewton and Smart Sparrow are some of the many companies riding on this wave and are attracting good funding and growth.

Not Sure About Game-Based Learning? Start With a Pilot.

Lemonade

And while I contend that GBL will work better than PowerPoint, PDF, or instructor lead training in most organizations, I can certainly understand the reservations (will GBL resonate with my peeps, is it too expensive, will I get the results I need, etc.).

Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing – Part 2

Magic EdTech

Users of Rise 360 can use its templates and built-in processes to produce digital courses or create their own unique courses using module-type building blocks. After previewing, reviewing, and revising content, courses can be exported to the web, PDF, or an LMS (SCORM 1.2, Its goal is to support ebook publishers by making the publishing process scalable from creation through production and distribution. Rich Digital Media Design – TO IMPROVE PRODUCT EXPERIENCE AND FEEL.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Eventually, these devices will send detailed reporting to learning management systems, in roughly the same way that an online quiz or a SCORM module can report to an LMS. We think this one has a relatively clear path to the Plateau of Productivity. That use case is currently being handled by forcing learners to download PDF certificates and transcripts from system A and submit those files through webforms in system B, an egregious “manual” process that needs to go away.

How to Make Onboarding Training Fun & Exciting for New Employees

Lemonade

The point of onboarding training is to quickly get new hires up-to-speed so they become productive faster. And I think we can all agree that giving new employees points for reading a PDF isn’t a great way to get them engaged with the training content — especially when those points have no context or value in the real-world. Game-based training on the other hand transforms that PDF content into a game, so employees learn as they play.

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Learning Should Include all Stakeholders

Adobe Captivate

The three-day training was a combination of 90% watching PowerPoint slides and 10% of actual product handling. However, that lead to a quick fifteen-minute update of the new products and little else. Complete the validation modules on the LMS.