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Story Research, UX, Resumes: ID Links 1/20/22

Experiencing eLearning

This post includes links on research on how stories improve learning, UX, transforming teacher resumes, adaptive learning, AI voices, and animation. In addition to the research examples, he explains elements of story as found in movies and explains how these can be applied in learning.

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My 5 Favorite Holiday Movies and What I Learned

Cloudshare

So, why I have decided to share my favorite seasonal movie list? Kevin easily adapts to unexpected situations, openly voices his thoughts and feelings, hurries to help, respects other people and values friendship. Let’s talk about me. I am French and I love food.

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Can ‘Movie Based e-Learning’ be the Future of Video Based e-Learning?

G-Cube

So, while the learning industry is sold on the idea of utilizing videos for learning, most of them are animations or slide-based presentations with a voice-over. The next is about going up a level on the production of learning videos and creating Movie-based Learning. No more same formal videos, but action packed “Learning Movies” to impact the learners can be the next big thing in the world of e-Learning. How Movie Based Learning & Why is it going to be different?

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Voice-over videos for eLearning: A step-by-step guide

TalentLMS

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the phrase “ voice-over video? ”. Voice-over is an extremely versatile type of video and can be used on anything from movie trailers to college lectures to, of course, corporate training. How to record a voice-over video.

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Giving the modern workforce a Voice: Introducing Surveys in EduMe

Edume

They need a VOICE. It provides your team, no matter how , or where they work, with a voice and a sense of value. 85% of the global workforce may be disengaged at present, but we believe instilling them with a voice is the remedy. Read the press release here.

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Audio-Video Sync in Captivate published movie

Adobe Captivate

You can add audio to your Adobe Captivate project either by recording yours or somebody else’s voice directly or by inserting a previously recorded audio file (.AVI,WAV). Adobe Flash Player that plays the Adobe Captivate movie also plays the audio along with the movie. Sometimes, you may notice a lag in the audio timing and that it is not synchronized perfectly with the movie. Audio makes your elearning content more engaging and useful to learners.

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How Your Visual Voice Helps Build Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

And that’s when listening to your visual voice is critical. What is the Visual Voice? That’s because there’s a voice in the back of your head that lets you know. Each one of us has a visual voice that we can hear and learn to build better looking elearning courses. The secret is learning to hear the voice. Suppose you’re hired to develop a western movie poster. And that’s because we have a visual voice that tells us what a western movie poster should be.

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BBC ‘Making movies on a shoestring’

Saffron Interactive

Filming a video with voice-over. The ability to communicate effectively with video in the mix is a highly desirable skill, one for which demand will only increase. Almost everyone carries a digital camera these days, making the idea of creating video for e-Learning more accessible than ever. Devised and presented by the BBC, this workshop will show you how to create a great video. You will learn by working in groups facilitated by Nick Shackleton-Jones and his BBC colleagues.

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Locating the Text-to-Speech voices

Adobe Captivate

We receive many enquiries on how to download the Text-to-Speech voices from our site. For now, RJ , our senior evangelist, has created a quick how-to movie to help users with locating and installing this content: [link]. I have to say the experience can be a little bit of a treasure hunt. captivate , text-to-speech. How do I

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vlingo: Voice Control Goodness

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

If I could work work the way the movie/cartoon portrays the app to work I will be in HEAVEN!!! Amplify’d from janeknight.typepad.com vlingo Vlingo is a voice-powered user interface that unlocks access to mobile phone wireless data services. I really hope this is real. I just discovered it on Jane Hart's pick of the day. Great new app to debut at mLearnCon 2011 as well.if it works the way I hope it will. I have not tested yet.

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Interaction with Digital Devices through Voice Commands – The Future of Learning

CommLab India

The mobile learning module is searched and the specific answer is voiced. When I say, ‘interacting with digital devices’, it’s much more than voice or speech recognition. In the ‘interaction with digital devices’ environment, mobiles or any other digital devices will listen your voice commands and respond appropriately. At your voice command. You can navigate through Google Glass by your voice commands. Surging Voice Market. Year 2020….

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What You Need to Know to Get the Best Audio

TechSmith Camtasia

Have you ever seen those clapboards on movie sets? How to Prepare a Room for Quality Voice Overs. Your point gets lost in the static along with your voice. But for anything with a voice over, on-screen dialog, or interview, you’ll want to make sure the sound quality is as good as possible. Once we understand what makes a voice recording echo-y or scratchy, we can start fixing the problem. No one will know if you record your voice overs from the passenger seat.

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Creating Continuous, Frictionless Learning With New Technologies

CLO Magazine

Technology has conditioned workers to expect quick and easy experiences — from Google searches to help from voice assistants — so they can get the answers they need and get back to work. Artificial intelligence, voice interfaces and augmented reality, when applied correctly, have the potential to radically change the nature of how we learn at work.

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How to Navigate Difficult Internal and External eLearning Customers

eLearning Brothers

For example, many people understand the amount of work required to create a movie. (It Refer movie production examples when you’re talking about your eLearning course: If we need to replace the characters in the eLearning course, it’s similar to removing and replacing an actor from every scene in which they appear. We’ll need to get a revised and approved new script, schedule and record the voice talent, and then match the audio to the appropriate scenes.

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Innovative eLearning Trends: eLearning That Sticks

OpenSesame

Remember the movie Braveheart ? And all the robotic voices? Let’s face it: no one ever walked out of a movie and said, “Man, I wish that were more like an elearning course.”. I get it: robotic voices are easy to understand and we have to make sure the audio in an elearning course is clear. Try to create a conversational approach in which the audio keeps people watching and wanting to know what’s next, much like a great score supports a movie.

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Innovative eLearning Trends: eLearning That Sticks

OpenSesame

Remember the movie Braveheart ? And all the robotic voices? Let’s face it: no one ever walked out of a movie and said, “Man, I wish that were more like an elearning course.”. You know, the one with Mel Gibson? And the standardized background screens? And the data-driven dialogue?

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What can Hollywood teach you about making your Elearning AWESOME?

eLearning Brothers

Ever wondered why movies are so expensive? Ever sit through the credits at the end of a movie? We probably all have, now that every superhero movie puts a teaser at the end. Why do they need so many people doing so many “strange” jobs to make a movie? If you’ve never seen a “really bad” movie then you know that making a good movie is easier said than done. I’ve been working in movies and television for 2 decades. Everyone watches movies and TV.

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The budget didn’t fail your low-budget eLearning. What else did? Your enthusiasm to use all of it.

Eat Learn Repeat

The best example would be the recent “Justice League” feature film which turned out to be the lowest-grossing DC universe movie ever. While I loved the discussed topic, I noticed that the voice in the video is not very clear. this, a background music has been added, which kept taking me away from hearing the voices. When I told them the voices in the video aren’t clear, they replied, “we’re sorry but we couldn’t afford a good quality microphone.

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Daily Bookmarks 01/30/2009

Experiencing eLearning

Create animated movies with computer-generated voices and 3-D characters. xtranormal. I haven’t played with it yet, but it looks promising. tags : animation , web2.0 , MEGA. The Plagiarism Checker. Quick automated plagiarism checker. Copy and paste text and it looks for phrases online. tags : plagiarism , tools. [ws] ws] Color Scheme Designer.

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The Amazing Invisible Narrator

eLearning Brothers

If you are a human being that has seen a movie before, chances are you’ve heard the smooth and authoritative sound of Morgan Freeman’s voice. Simultaneously world-weary and commanding, the man truly has a unique voice. Narration is an interesting art form, because it involves hearing a person’s voice, but in many cases you never see the narrator’s face.

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5 Benefits of Personalized Learning for Your Employees

Hurix Digital

When was the last time you went to a movie theatre to catch the blockbuster movie of your favorite movie star? Now all of us prefer watching movies from the comfort of our house, sprawled on the bean bag, and sipping coffee from our favorite mug.

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5 Ways to Bring Contextual Learning to Your Association

Association eLearning

Are we talking about a car in an action movie, a firework, or some leftovers that were microwaved for too long? 5. Include a Familiar Face, Voice, or Quote. Then it exploded. By itself, this sentence doesn’t say much. What exploded and was it supposed to? Why did it blow up? Without context the information is meaningless. eLearning works the same way.

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12 eLearning Audio and Video Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

Chirbit is a useful and fun tool that enables you to record, upload, and share your voice or audio files easily. Record your voice using a webcam or microphone connected to your computer, or upload an existing audio file. Windows Movie Maker. Windows Movie Maker is an easy to use video editing production suite. Quickly add photos and footage from your PC or camera into Movie Maker. Then fine tune your movie just the way you want it.

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Adobe Character Animator and eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Do you have a voice and a face? Then, with the boom of relatively cheap camcorders that followed, any kid with a camera could make a movie in his backyard with a couple of friends. Were all of these movies good? Adobe’s Character Animator software has us excited for the future of eLearning. Many a time we have showcased our world-famous cutout characters and a host of illustrated characters that can put a human face on your course.

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Why does not an online training course find takers?? 

Creativ Technologies

Videos can be in the form of picture slides with transitions in between and voice-overs given by a narrator or one including animated characters. Movie clips can also be included in the learning videos effectively.

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eLearning: Voiceover Audio That Will Keep the Learner's Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  The learners we address with our eLearning projects are bombarded with information, often in the form of movies, videos, and television. Scenes change in modern movies approximately every minute and a half. But in a movie, even during that short time, something is continually moving on the screen. The best writing style for a voiceover uses shorter sentences, addresses the learner directly, uses plain language when possible, and uses active rather than passive voice.

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You Have the Power, Don’t Give it Away

Learning Rebels

We have a great responsibility to ensure their voices are heard and most importantly, understood. We have a VOICE. Now is the time to use our powers for good and stop sitting on our hands and allowing others to silence our voice. Don’t just watch super-hero movies be one. What is power?

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What You Need to Know About eLearning Audio

JCA Solutions

With the right voice and the right wording, they feel more like they are in a conversation than in a lesson. Like above, the human voice with it’s emotional content, expressiveness, and phrasing helps influence much more readily than mere text. In the movies, the musical score is often hailed as the most impactful part of the movie. While it’s good to use a music lead-in, the main part of the audio is the voice-over narration. Professional voice.

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Press Play: 5 Tips for Writing Audio Scripts

SweetRush

Tip 1: Use the Right Voice. Unlike dialogue, which is specific to the actual words your characters will be speaking, voice has more to do with the general feeling you want to evoke. . Voice is usually driven by your client, their brand, and how they talk to their customers. .

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1-2-3… Stages to Develop First Class E-learning Videos

CommLab India

Recording: Record the narration, voice-overs, and other audio instructions that need to be incorporated in the e-learning video. Integrating text, video, and audio: In the post production stage, you will combine the video, audio, and onscreen text, using video editing tools such as Windows Movie Maker, Avid Pro, Final Cut Pro, Virtual Dub, Wax, Wondershare Filmora, and more. Forrester researcher, Dr. James McQuivery estimates that one minute of video is equal to 1.8 million words.

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Do You Need a Villain in a Learning Story?

Experiencing eLearning

You can attend my presentation on voice over script pitfalls too!). In the real world, the bad guys and good guys aren’t always so clear cut as in the movies. I recently attended an interesting webinar by Joe Ganci on how to use science fiction to improve eLearning. In the presentation, Joe talked about elements of storytelling common to science fiction and how to incorporate those aspects for better stories in elearning.

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Using Educational Animation to Improve eLearning

Origin Learning

They use basic elements to explain a process, concept or abstract idea; and they may range from being primitively simple to a full-blown animated movie. When objects, arrows or human figures in your animation move about, a human voice that explains what’s happening allows learners to follow much better. Well-designed animations have the power to transform difficult to understand concepts into easily comprehensible ones.

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Five Tips on 3D eLearning and Training Courtesy of VenueGen

Kapp Notes

The key to an immersive movie viewing experience is the suspension of disbelief. We have all watched low budget movies with poor and unconvincing graphics and sets. No matter how great the dialogue or story line, you probably struggled to “get into” the movie. Offer an Alternative For Sound Many users do not have a headset or are behind firewalls that do not allow them to connect to the Voice Over IP channel required for most virtual worlds.

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How Machine Learning Will Transform E-Learning and Corporate Training

Capytech

Social media platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn also use machine learning when displaying content on your feed, while apps like Netflix use machine learning to display movies and programmes you might like to watch. How Machine Learning Will Transform E-Learning and Corporate Training.

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Shoot your own videos - beyond the talking head

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I myself for instance don't want to edit movies because it takes a lot of time. As a result I often have the so-called talking head movie. Sometimes it simply depends on the budget but I try to at least look at how often you can use the movie and how quickly the content will become outdated. Wednesday I participated in the LOSmakers meetup. The LOSmakers are a group of people interested in learning & social media.

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What Having a Black Folx ERG Means to Me by Roo Gatimu

OpenSesame

As part of our celebration of Black History Month, OpenSesame is empowering black voices and featuring stories from our colleagues. Read on to hear from Roo Gatimu, Sales Development Representative and co-leader of the Black Folx ERG (Employee Resource Group) at OpenSesame. .

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Are you familiar with the concept of ‘Binge Learning’?

Coorpacademy

If you liked the movie Searching, or the TV shows Calls or Criminal, you will like Suspects by Coorpacademy. With some light effects and the actors’ voices and interpretations, the stories – and the suspense – build up.

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Storytelling in Training: 5 Ways to Make it Better

Badiyan

We look forward to Saturday morning cartoons and Disney movies. Now, as adults, we are still constantly seeking out stories, whether it's through television, movies, books, podcasts or blog posts. Hire talented actors and voice over artists. Though Dave in accounting may have a nice voice, it doesn't make him an actor. Did you know that presenting information in story form is 22 times more effective than presenting only facts? TIME OUT—.

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Do you know how to get the most out of audio on your e-learning courses?

isEazy

Think of a movie where, with a trivial picture, you have become emotional due to the background music. 3 · Voice-over, a powerful resource. Voice-over can also enhance and attract attention if you use it correctly. Far from repeating what is being read on the screen, voice-over (always enthusiastic) should be to highlight key concepts, translate or clarify difficult and tedious concepts, and, why not, amaze students with the unexpected: a joke or fun comment.

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Learn eLearning Audio Production from an Expert

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

And if you are doing anything with video you will most likely will be dealing with audio as well.unless you've designed the script as a Charlie Chaplin, silent movie, experience. Besides producing audio tracks for musicians and voice over talent in his studio, he is also the Instructional Design Manager for Guitar Center. Are you an eLearning developer struggling with audio? Okay maybe you're not struggling. You're getting stuff done, but you wish your audio was better.