How to Transform a PDF into an eLearning Course

360 Training

In this post, we will shed light on how to transform PDF content (training material) into an online course. PDF and PowerPoint are the two major formats that we use for training material and/or presentation. If you already have the training material in a PDF format, you are good to go.

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LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users

LearnDash

His learning program boasts over 10,000 active users going through his training program. These three tools used together are powering some of the most robust LearnDash powered programs to date. The design itself creates a culture of better customers and better use of program.

How to Develop Product Knowledge Training for your Business

LearnUpon

This happens when you have the perfect combination of a great product and, importantly, a team that has the product knowledge needed to support and satisfy customers. But how do you easily and efficiently get your employees up-to-speed on your product? Types of product knowledge.

XML Workflow: The New Content Process Publishers Need

Magic EdTech

It’s also compatible with programs that make it accessible for the visually impaired and people with other disabilities. XML organizes information into categories in a way that doesn’t require programming.

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. Product training.

Product Review: Mindflash.com

eLearning 24-7

The product continues to add new features that overall are surprisingly solid. However, they continue to incorporate some instructor led training components, which is a disservice to an otherwise nice product. Timelines separated for PDF/docs and materials, with the ability to move to different insert areas. This is really a very nice and easy to use feature with the Mindflash product. I have been following Mindflash since it started as a beta.

MagicBoxTM is Exhibiting at ISTE 2019

MagicBox

Attendees : Ang’john Ferreri , AVP, Product Sales, Hemant Gautam , Senior Consultant for Digital Strategy. The theme for the program this year is “Bold Educators Activate Change.” Event : International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2019. Date: June 23-26, 2019.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

If you don’t fully understand your audience’s learning needs, preferences and behaviors, your program is at risk. So what is the final product? Also, we offer punch lists in PDF format. WELCOME TO EPISODE 22 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

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Yo Quiero Learning! Taco Bell Spices Up Training

CLO Magazine

We wanted to make it easier for employees to get training materials and easier to understand why we launch the products that we do and how it relates to our customer insights,” she said. “It’s Ghosts of menus past include the Naked Chicken Chalupa, Cheetos Burrito and Chicken Biscuit Taco.

How Course Creators Can Improve Their Affiliate Marketing Programs with Dustin Howes

LifterLMS

Learn about how course creators can improve their affiliate marketing programs with Dustin Howes in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Developing an affiliate program is a topic that comes up a lot in the LifterLMS and course creation space. We love the product-.

How to create a Training Program

Zunos

Pages of black and white text in a PDF is simply not effective. Instead of expecting a member of your sales team to remember every detail of your new product, provide them a library of information that he or she can call up at a moment’s notice. The most effective training programs deliver content to targeted audiences, in bite-sized pieces. As you build your training program, weave concepts from previous lessons into later lessons. Design interactive content.

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. How to map out your production process at both a macro and micro level.

Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 2

E-Learning Provocateur

Smashwords can publish your e-book in multiple formats: HTML, PDF, Kindle, ePub, LRF and PDB. I still prefer KDP for Amazon because they accept HTML as the content file, which gives me more control over the structure of the final product. Nevermind, you can upload an ePub file to Google’s catalogue via their partner program.*. In Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 1 I shared with you my insights into old school publishers and literary agents.

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 2

E-Learning Provocateur

Smashwords can publish your e-book in multiple formats: HTML, PDF, Kindle, ePub, LRF and PDB. I still prefer KDP for Amazon because they accept HTML as the content file, which gives me more control over the structure of the final product. Nevermind, you can upload an ePub file to Google’s catalogue via their partner program.*. In Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 1 I shared with you my insights into old school publishers and literary agents.

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Artificial Intelligence: Value-add

Docebo

Tagging and searching for relevant information would be automated, therefore massively leveraging the value of all content, irrespective of its size, format (PDF) or duration (video). Ready to see how AI will elevate your learning programs?

Your Employees are Desperate for Differentiated Learning

Docebo

eLearning Learning concludes that only 12% of learners apply what they learn on the job , a major indicator that the majority of training programs drive low engagement and low retention, deterring learners and stagnating their professional development.

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The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program. An authoritative whitepaper on how to plan, implement, and evaluate an e-learning program for your business. Download PDF. Like any corporate initiative, the training program should have a stated mission and a set of business objectives that are well defined. The plan will also need to include a business analysis that identifies the costs and benefits of the training program. Phase 3: Content Production.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. Voluntary Product Accessibility Template.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. Voluntary Product Accessibility Template.

Improve the quality of your training programs with an LMS for Banking

Paradiso

The quality of your training programs is proportional to the service delivered later in the work experience. This re-branding also helps add value to your product portfolio. The reports thus generated can be downloaded as an excel, CSV and/or a PDF file. Product training.

Training Reinforcement: An Insurance Policy for Your Training

Knowledge Guru

Sales reps fly in for the national sales meeting, learn about this year’s new products… and then return to their territories to keep doing things the same way they were before. Most training reinforcement programs incorporate tools that support both of these needs.

Weekly Bookmarks (7/17/2011)

Experiencing eLearning

Ed Tech and Instructional Technology Related Programs in the United States. Curt Bonk’s collected list of masters and doctoral programs in instructional technology. Future Work Skills 2020 (PDF). tags: productivity tools. tags: instructionaldesign highered newid.

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Time Estimates for eLearning Development

Experiencing eLearning

Chapman’s estimate is closer to 20:1 for the authoring/programming section, so there’s a pretty large discrepancy. For example, let’s say a client asks me to convert an existing full day training program to self-paced e-learning.

Using Video in Training: Should You or Shouldn’t You?

The Learning Dispatch

But is it worth the effort or dollars to incorporate it into your own training program? Using video in your training program is an easy decision to make. Not only is video popular, there’s a lot of evidence that they’re an effective addition to your training program.

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Pop Music Good for Studies

Marcia Conner

At least that’s what British researchers found when they divided 11,000 children into three groups to listen to a pop radio station, classical music, and a discussion program. learning productivity distraction music noise school workplace

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Adobe Builds Rome in a Day

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

According to Dove, "This product lets users produce printed, electronic, and Web-based documents featuring integrated graphics, photos, text, video, audio, animation, and interactivity. The cross-platform application is available both as an Adobe AIR desktop program and as a browser-based Web service. Project Rome offers output in formats such as PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, or FXG or Web files for either an Adobe or third-party-hosted Website."

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How To Easily Create ELearning Videos from Microsoft PowerPoint

LearnDash

Now, there are many ways you can integrate PowerPoint into any elearning program. It can be a simple PDF that someone interacts with, or you could use a program like Articulate Presenter to transform that presentation into an interactive, online asset.

5 keys for Section 508 Compliance and Web Accessibility

Web Courseworks

Most private companies still want to make a good-faith effort to deliver courses and products that are as accessible as possible. Accessible PDFs: NASWA and DOL provided accessible versions of downloadable PDF with proper tags and readable text (no scanned text or images).

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Time Estimates for E-Learning Development

Experiencing eLearning

For example, let’s say a client asks me to convert an existing full day training program to self-paced e-learning. Graphic Production: 12%. Video Production: 6%. Audio Production: 6%. Authoring/Programming: 18%. Authoring/Programming is 18% or 69 hours.

The Path to Paperless Learning in Manufacturing

Nvolve

Productivity and Profitability. A move towards a paperless factory allows manufacturers to become more productive and profitable compared to companies still operating paper-based systems. Download the PDF. Implement your paperless strategy into your training program.

Open Source E-learning Development 2: Image Manipulation

The E-Learning Curve

The GNU Image Manipulation Program , or GIMP, is an open source graphics editor that is available for Linux, Windows, and OS X. A screenshot of the GIMP UI GIMP can also import Adobe PDF documents and the raw image formats used by many digital cameras.

5 Reasons Adults Fear Going Back to School?—?and How to Get Over Them

General Assembly

To help debunk them, we spoke with Suzanne Abate, who teaches various product management courses at General Assembly’s Los Angeles campus. She’s also a co-founding partner of the product design and development agency The Development Factory and CEO of the time-management app My Time Blocks.

A Virtual Training Feast for Those With A Taste for Software

Cloudshare

As a leader in the field, we try to feed you valuable content on how to improve the economics, efficiency and effectiveness of training programs. Download the free Virtual Training Snack Pack for fast access to eBooks, webinars, case studies, product overviews, videos and demos.

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Reducing the Stress of ACCME Commercial Independence Compliance

EthosCE

4) Does my organization routinely notify new CME program participants, staff, and stakeholders of ACCME commercial independence standards using documents that can be tracked and responded to? The content must focus on demonstrable improvements in healthcare not merely the product itself.

Learnnovators Wins GOLD @ Brandon Hall Excellence Awards

Learnnovators

MPSS (or Mobile Performance Support System) is a mobile app-based performance support solution made up of byte-sized video tutorials and PDF-based Quick Reference Guides. Though they were familiar with CNC programming, they were not well-versed with the details of operating the equipment.

Explore eLearning at the Conference on Distance Teaching & Learning

Web Courseworks

I will be hosting an Info Session titled Using a Design Manifesto to Create Engaging E-Learning with Andy Hicken, PhD, Product Innovation Specialist at Web Courseworks, on Wednesday, August 13th from 10:30-11:15 a.m. If you’d like to explore the event a bit more, a PDF of the Conference Program is available here and registration information is available here.

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.