Gamification In Application Software Training

Learnnovators

Adobe LevelUp is a free plug-in that turns learning Photoshop into an interesting experience. These tasks are built around key Photoshop functions such as removing redeye, whitening teeth, and replacing the colors in a photo.

It’s All About the Brand, ‘Bout the Brand…

Learning Rebels

Then sometimes a company will rebrand for a reason only known to the ivory tower and the result becomes this: Leaving us all scratching our heads and taking liberty with Photoshop. . Are we communicating to best of our abilities the role of learning in an organization?

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The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1

TalentLMS

Whatever your role in the implementation of an eLearning based training program (or a physical one for that matter) you’re gonna need a text editor at some point. Photoshop is, of course, the undisputed king for this kind of work, but it might not be your best choice for several reasons.

Adobe Captivate: FMRs Rule?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

In retrospect, I may have been overly hard on FMRs--they do have a role. For instance, if you're trying to show someone how to use a specific filter in Photoshop, capturing the process with an FMR might be more effective than simple screen captures.

You Too Can Be a Da Vinci of eLearning Design - Tip #146

Vignettes Learning

Everyone can use Photoshop or CAD , then he said; So I asked him, “What would Leonardo da Vinci do today?” I wanted to know more about how each is similar, how each is different, and how we would design learning for each associated role and task.

The past tense of open badges

E-Learning Provocateur

For example, if I were an employer who needed a graphic designer, I would seek someone who knows how to take awesome digital photos and edit them in Photoshop. Some commentators are heralding open badges as the nemesis of the college degree. I don’t quite see it that way.

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eLearning Design – Choosing the Right Color

Association eLearning

Although black tends to conjure up images of funerals in Western minds, white plays that same role in a number of Eastern cultures (notably Hindu and Chinese). ? Use the eye dropper tool in programs like Paint or Photoshop to pull colors from the image itself and apply them to the project. Unless you want everything to blend together, you don’t put white furnishings in a white room. Likewise, if your learners can’t see your content clearly, they can’t learn from it.

Visual Design Tips from the eLearning Coach

eLearningArt

Graphics: Photoshop, Illustrator. What role do stories play in the eLearning courses? Stories often play a big role in the courses I design because the human brain is attuned to learning through stories.

Text, Images, or Video in Your Technical Communication?

Visual Lounge

This can be the movement of a mouse when using the Photoshop Polygonal Lasso Tool, the rotation of an out-of-the-way valve, threading a sewing machine or picking a lock. When the effectiveness of learning plays an important role.

8 Skills You Must Have To Become eLearning Master

TalentLMS

Problem Solving Problem-solving is one of the most valuable skills that anyone can have today, especially if they are in the role of instructional designer. GIMP is a free alternative to Photoshop, which is fairly easy to learn.

E-Learning: An Impossible Dream?

eLearning 24-7

Send someone to learn Excel, Photoshop, leadership development or whatever. The last time I looked your job was a training exec – director, manager, CLO, whatever – and at least when I was in those roles, my goal was to ensure that the employees and customers were trained, i.e. learned xyz…bottom line.isn’t that part of your job – to help people learn?

Life As a Startup Marketing Manager

OpenSesame

Fortunately, by working at a startup like OpenSesame, my role is varied every day and every year. I try my hand at a lot of different things, whether it is learning how to use Photoshop , running an intern program, or compiling research into an ebook! Also, how do you think the role of a marketing manager will change in the future? As Seth Godin once said, “The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well the product or service fits him and sells itself.”

Teaching with Screencasts and Rapid Prototyping

Visual Lounge

The class expanded horizons pretty quickly, and by the end of the semester, I had students working on everything from vector graphics (which I have no understanding of), PhotoShop, JavaScript, and Python in addition to HTML and CSS. I know this is written from a computer science point of view, but rapid prototyping can play a significant role in many situations.

TechSmith User from the Beginning

Visual Lounge

Besides Outlook and Photoshop, together they’re the two most important business tools I use on a daily basis. I’ve them quite a bit in my different roles. Meet Tim McLain, an avid marketer and TechSmith loyalist.

Curation 101

From the Coleface

I chose learning basic Photoshop for photographers (a close to home example as my wife will soon be embarking on this learning journey as part of teaching photography). I have also assumed that the learners will be learning by trying things out in Photoshop.

TrainingMagazine Network Presentation Resources: Interactivity, Games and Gamification: Creating Engaged Learners

Kapp Notes

Adobe Level Up Inside Adobe's New Gamified Photoshop Tutorial… by FORAtv. Simulating instructional roles through pedagogical agents. Gave a presentation today to the fine folks involved with TrainingMagazine Network.

Learning at Work Week 2016 #5

CDSM

His role is to work with our customers and users to understand their needs and design suitable solutions to those needs in partnership with our project management and development teams. Learning at Work Week 2016 #5.

SCENARIOS ARE MINI DRAMAS…NOT A GLORIFIED Q & A.

Wonderful Brain

Only in the case of learning, it would mean meeting a challenge as a role player and by actions, words, and deeds, demonstrating competence in order to move ahead in the course. Also, you can drop actors into different backgrounds (settings, like above) using Photoshop to create a transparent background. Contrary to many articles published lately, scenarios are not written questions with a supposition or proposition followed by questions.

Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 2)

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: As we know, many other areas including application software training (Examples: ‘LevelUp for Photoshop’ and ‘Ribbon Hero 2 for Microsoft Office’) draw power from gamification. The feedback for using PhotoShop will be more game-like itself.

JUST LAUNCHED! -Captivate 5 and Adobe eLearning Suite 2

Adobe Captivate

The growing feature demands in this new role, required that we look at re-architecting this product from scratch. Captivate 5, with its optimized UI, now not only looks like a part of pack, but has matured in its role as the quarterback in the new Adobe elearning Suite 2. We just announced the launch of Captivate 5 and the new Adobe eLearning Suite 2 ! This is a release the team has been working on for 2 years now.

eLearning Skills Then and Now

eLearning Weekly

Have you seen your role change? Adobe Photoshop. Have you noticed a change in the focus of your eLearning skill set over the past few years? I’ve noticed a change in mine. I’m doing more work with existing products and services, instead of developing things from scratch. And I find that I’m doing more research and development of learning technology tools now that so many options are available. I’m also doing less and less work with the LMS.

Pooja Jaisingh – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In all her roles, she has promoted e-learning as a mode of delivery and has created a host of e-learning courses. In her current role, she conducts numerous seminars and workshops, educating training folks on the features of Adobe Systems’ e-learning products. Pooja: Adobe Captivate has a strong round-tripping workflow with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Audition, and Adobe Flash, which allows the e-learning team to seamlessly work together on the same project.

Adobe Summit Day 2 - Authorware and the future of e-Learning

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

PHotoshop plugin - alpha If you want to have a conversation with Ellen and the Adobe team to discuss all the things Authorware, join their webinar on November 14th on Authorware Adobe is also putting together an eLearning Advisory Council. ADL and AICC will play a role moving forward.

Rock Band Snags My Heart. Jeff Chausse Interview

Visual Lounge

And, sometimes, if there is no one around, I may even work up the nerve to play role of the lead singer in the game! Snagit even has just enough editing features that I often use it to do quick and dirty mockups instead of firing up Photoshop.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: What’s the Difference: Learning Designer vs. Instructional Designer?

Learning Visions

These are valid titles, based on my understanding of language: Education Specialist Learning Experience Designer Performance Technologist Part of our evolution as an industry should be in establishing clearer roles and putting some of these ancient arguments to bed. But even so, I consider my role and responsibilities to start much before the learning has to be designed. Perhaps a higher level title with role specification would help.

List of e-Learning Job Descriptions

Vignettes Learning

One of the toughest challenges in running an e-learning project is finding the right talent and ensuring they fit into the roles and expectations of the team. The list below is a good starting point to identify roles, responsibilities and qualifications. · Participates in the needs assessment, design and development of product and role specific curriculum road maps and high-level designs.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 9: The Game Design Challenge

Mark Oehlert

Steve Meretzky: the foxhunt as animals being involved in both a competitive and cooperative roles, what does it mean to play games with an animal? Brenda Brathwaite: An Interspecies Facebook ARG seriously funny photoshop ideas.what about the wii?