Always Choose a Specialist over a Generalist


Be it instructional designers, LMS providers, consulting firms, or what have you – it is always best to do business with a specialist. They know the questions to ask, the quirks of the product, and less time is wasted waiting for them to come up-to-speed with the program.

Become an Adobe Captivate Specialist!

Adobe Captivate

The Adobe Captivate Specialist certificate program is back on popular demand. Here are some high level pieces of information to help your decision making process: – The Adobe Captivate Specialist program is on Oct 3, 2018, at the Hard Rock Hotel, Las Vegas (Ticket price – $499).

Adobe Captivate Specialist Q&A: My Experience

Adobe Captivate

Last month, I attended the Adobe Learning Summit in Las Vegas and was part of the second cohort to gain the Adobe Captivate Specialist Certification. It was advertised on the Adobe Captivate product site. You can find the Adobe Captivate Specialist certification by following the instructions below. To locate the Adobe Captivate Specialist information: Locate the call-to-action is for the Adobe e-Learning Conference –it’s a thin banner just below the main image.

Details of the Adobe Captivate (2019) Specialist Certification experience: The Summit – Part 3 of 3 in a series

Adobe Captivate

Finally I was certified as an Adobe Captivate (2019) Specialist. Sessions included product demonstrations of Adobe Prime, presentations on specific features of Captivate 2019 (such as the 360 degree slide capabilities) and presentations on eLearning strategies and best practices.

We’re Hiring! Customer Success Specialist (Dublin)


Partner closely with customers to understand their needs and help them achieve their goals using the LearnUpon product. Providing feedback to our product development team to help make LearnUpon even better. A strong knowledge of online software (SaaS) products and services.

Learning at Large Ep8: Supporting the learning demands of 2.5 million technical specialists


million technical specialists worldwide, the complexity of what Karen manages is absolutely mind-blowing. million technical specialists appeared first on Elucidat. Today, I speak to Karen Hebert-Maccaro , Chief Learning Experience Officer at O’Reilly Media. Supporting over 2.5

Interview with an Inside Sales Specialist

TechSmith Camtasia

I visited the Sales building recently and stopped by to interview Inside Sales Specialist, Kelsey Ambrosier, about a few sales related subjects that you might find of interest. Inside Sales Specialist. We have many trusted resellers and distributors who sell our products.

Meet Kate Sumbler - Technical Support Specialist

TechSmith Camtasia

Meet Kate Sumbler, one of our seven Technical Support Specialists. Tech Support gets over 2,000 calls a month plus 2,000 emails for help on eight different products. Kelly Rush and I have been wandering the halls of TechSmith for our behind the scenes interviews.

The Rise of LMS Specialists: A Tour of Learning Tech Innovation

Talented Learning

Welcome to the Era of LMS Specialists. Let’s explore and then I’ll introduce you to some illustrative examples of how this “specialist” movement is expanding traditional LMS boundaries. LMS Specialists: Why Now? LMS Specialists: What’s So Special?

Ed Tech Company Instructure Acquires Video Learning Specialist Practice

CLO Magazine

“This acquisition reflects our ongoing commitment to provide our customers with experiences that make it easy to learn and improve,” said Mitch Benson, Instructure senior vice president of product in a press release. Instructure announced on Nov.

Welcome To Our New Content Specialist


I’m Blake Johnson, the new Content Specialist here at OpenSesame. It is an honor to be a part of a growing company with a compelling product that helps connect people from around the world to fresh, highly engaging elearning content. I am thrilled to help build and maintain the seller community on our amazing platform for employee training and development.

Meet Amanda Pardo, Inside Sales Specialist

TechSmith Camtasia

I thought I'd give you a peek behind the curtain and show you the people at TechSmith who make the products you use and who are here to help you. Kelly Rush, our Video Production Specialist, and I will be roaming the halls to get quick interviews with people who work at TechSmith in a variety of jobs and departments. She's one of our Inside Sales Specialists! At TechSmith, we are passionate about our users and our software.

3 Ways to Increase Employee Engagement and Productivity


3 Ways to Increase Employee Engagement and Productivity. Sending out that survey is still important of course however, following up on the information received is paramount if we want to create engaged employees and improve productivity.

3 Digital Product Training Strategies to Improve Sales


The modern consumer can find most or all of the information they need to buy a product online. When someone engages a salesperson, it is not usually to discuss high-level product information. 3 Digital Product Training Strategies to Improve Sales.

How to Enhance Employee Productivity and Innovation Using Workstreams


How to Enhance Employee Productivity and Innovation Using Workstreams. Organizations are always looking for ways to enhance productivity, and while workplace collaboration has been a buzzword for some time now, the word “collaboration” is too broad, because so much falls into that bucket. The next advancement in business productivity builds on collaboration and digital transformation by creating workstream experiences for each role within an organization.

E-Learning Specialist: What’s Your Perspective? Key Players For Development!

Designing Digitally

It’s better to think of an E-Learning specialist with a team perspective. Each individual can be an E-Learning specialist to an extent, but it’s the team that collectively provides the expertise based on years and years of experience.

Gyrus ranked as a Specialist in the 2018 Aragon Research Globe™ for Corporate Learning


Analyst firm Aragon Research positioned Gyrus as a ”Specialist” in the Aragon Research Globe™ for Corporate Learning. Gyrus Systems , a leader in the Learning Management Systems (LMS) industry, proudly announced today that analyst firm Aragon Research has recognized Gyrus as a ”Specialist” in the Aragon Research Globe™ for Corporate Learning, 2018.

4 ways to structure a winning elearning production team


How do you get the most out of your elearning production team and create smart, user-focused elearning, efficiently? It also enables you to bring in people from outside of your core team, as needed, to fulfil specialist roles. 4 ways to structure your elearning production team.

Case Study: Greenlight Planet & EduMe - Driving salesforce productivity & engagement


They’re responsible for selling its wide range of products, providing excellent customer service, and gaining an in-depth understanding of user needs. Hear directly from Janet Kwamboka - Content Specialist for Africa at Greenlight Planet - for some great advice on how to do this.

E-Learning Production Roles

E-learning Uncovered

In an effort to streamline e-learning development, our team at Artisan mapped out the entire e-learning production process and identified, to the minute detail, what roles are needed to create e-learning. LMS Integration Specialist (helps make sure the course works properly in the LMS). The post E-Learning Production Roles appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered

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Upcoming Webinar - Employee Training and Its Impact on Productivity, Retention and Revenue


The improvement is bound to have a positive impact on the business in terms of increased productivity and revenue, and lesser attrition and supervision. Join two experts - Susan Wines , eLearning Specialist, Thomson Reuters (Tax & Accounting) Inc., Research states that one-third of new hires quit their job after about six months and disengagement costs billions (US$343 billion annually).

International E-Learning Part 3: Proven Production Techniques


In this third part, we’ll look at the proven production techniques CDSM used to deliver Honda’s e-learning programme across Europe, with award-winning results. You’ll want the production of your e-learning to be as quick and efficient as possible, avoiding any unnecessary delays.

Learn eLearning Audio Production from an Expert

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

This year we are very happy to have Chris Hansen leading Audio File Production and Management for Learning as part of the eLearning Guild Academy. Are you an eLearning developer struggling with audio? Okay maybe you're not struggling.

Collaborative Learning Anthropologist and Specialist (CLA): Enterprise 2.0, Web 2.0 and Learning Career or Job Opportunities

Vignettes Learning

Collaborative Learning Specialists - of all types! CLAs are focused on studying and reporting human behavior in relation to learning and productivity technologies, specifically, Web 2.0 Resident expert - is accessible to networks of people, provides ideas as needed, shares expertise, has high visibility, initiates thinking ( SMEs , face-to-face trainers, consultants - as specialist SME bloggers who are sought after, followed by their networks in domain areas inside Enterprises).

Starting a Customer Education Program: What You Should Know

Talented Learning

As a specialist in this discipline, I’m seeing increased interest from organizations of all types, especially startups. In other words, SaaS companies must continue delivering value over the life of each customer, so total investment in their product increases over time.

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Learn to Make A Deal with This New Soft Skills Training

eLearning Brothers

Just recently, we launched a product that would revolutionize the eLearning and training industries. But unlike every canned course out there, on download you will receive every single asset our developers and content specialists used to create these amazing courses.

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Lectora Template Gold at the End of the Rainbow

eLearning Brothers

Much like our orange Ask an Expert template, this New Stone expert-panel template allows the user to pick the brains of multiple specialists but with the twist of placing the experts vertically on the left side. With St.

Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing

Magic EdTech

Making print products digital . Publishing print books with supplemental digital products. Publishing print and digital products in parallel. Digital First Publishing digital first publishing digital products digital publishing print books

How Our Innovative New Features Make HR Simpler


There is a focus on people performance which leads to increased employee engagement and much better productivity. Talk with a Product Specialist. Features & tips Insights Performance Appraisals Product newsWe are always developing new and exciting features for our customers. Over the last year, we released many platform updates to help solve HR needs. Two of our major, innovative features, Performance Appraisals and Insights. really shine.

9 Elearning Authoring Tools: Comparison and Review


Designed for ambitious teams and training providers, Elucidat has many features that make it easy to scale up elearning production. As a desktop-based tool, collaboration and review can hamper efficiency in the production process compared to cloud-based authoring tools.

A showdown between quality eLearning and rapid development? (ASTD 2014)

Web Courseworks

This week, Managing eLearning features another guest post from Andy Hicken, Web Courseworks’ Product Innovation Specialist. ASTD’s International Conference and Exposition is a massive, thoroughly capitalist, and rather carnivalesque convergence of people working in corporate talent development, along with the companies and consultants who sell to them. A smaller contingent of non-corporates also attends, including […]. eLearning elearning quality rapid development

How to make your own MOOC! (Well…quasi-MOOC)

Web Courseworks

Guest Blog – Andy Hicken This week, Managing eLearning features another guest post from Andy Hicken, Web Courseworks’ Product Innovation Specialist. Recently, we’ve been getting inquiries from associations and corporations interested in having their own MOOC. Unfortunately, you can’t have a MOOC. Sorry. End of blog post. Why not, you ask? I guess I’d better […]. eLearning elearning LMS MOOC social learning

The ultimate authoring tool buyer’s guide


Whether you are bringing elearning production in house to gain more control or cut costs, or looking to build out a new suite of digital learning products to re-brand and sell, pull back and consider your set-up, needs and plan. Does it have a specialist area?

The ultimate guide to cloud-based elearning authoring tools


Large organizations or training providers that are using teams of authors to develop elearning courses or products would struggle to justify a desktop tool, but a one-person band working at a small scale might not be as affected by the lack of collaboration features.

eLearning and “the Fall of Personal Computing”

Web Courseworks

This week, Managing eLearning features a guest blog from Andy Hicken, Web Courseworks’ Product Innovation Specialist. Stanford Computer Science professor Balaji Srinivasan’s MOOC on Startup Engineering, in which I am enrolled, assigns Asymco’s post The Rise and Fall of Personal Computing as first-week reading. One could quibble with a few of Asymco’s details–would the PC’s decline […].