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).

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. For example, if you are looking for training developed for a certain piece of software, the odds of you getting a better end-product from someone who is immersed in instructional design specifically for the product (or industry) are higher than getting the generalist designer to do the same.

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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. As a certified specialist, I was excited to officially be a part of it all. Adobe Summit Blog Events #training #conference Adobe Certified Specialist adobe summit blog Captivate specialist

4 Things Sales Enablement Specialists Should Prioritize in 2020


As sales enablement evolves, sales enablement specialists must develop their strategies to keep pace with change. As the function of sales enablement matures, sales enablement specialists need to look toward embracing new strategies that will help their teams keep pace and drive bigger revenue and productivity gains. With that in mind, here are four resolutions for sales enablement specialists to focus on in 2020. .

Meet Content Specialist Max!


I have appeared in productions with Broadway Rose Theatre Company, Lakewood Center for the Arts, and Idyllwild Arts Academy. OpenSesames dedicated blog readers may find my face familiar. I am part of the content team at OpenSesame, actively building and maintaining our seller community on the marketplace. I joined OpenSesame two years ago in 2012, and I am continuously amazed by the amount of engagement and growth in the elearning space.

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.

Reasons why you need to outsource the creative production process

Your Training Edge

Outsourcing their creative production process and partnering with a specialist production provider is enabling exactly this. There are a few very clear benefits of outsourcing your creative production process. When you outsource the creative production function, this allows you to work directly with a third-party provider specialized in creative production specifically, enabling them to have better visibility over the whole creative production process.

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.

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. Customer Success Specialist (Dublin) appeared first on LearnUpon. LearnUpon is a cloud-based software company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with offices in Sydney, New York, and Belgrade.

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? Although old-school generalists are still on the scene, I find that the most exciting innovation is coming from this new breed of learning technology specialists. LMS Specialists: What’s So Special?

Marketing Never Ends – How Does Product Education Help?

Talented Learning

Truth is, most of these new users will take one first look at your product. You just invested all sorts of time and money in marketing campaigns to get people in the door, only for them to question your product’s value and walk away. Product Education. If you don’t immediately show new sign-ups how they can succeed with your product, don’t be surprised if they move on. How to Bootstrap Product Education. I wrote our product documents.

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. 6:05 ] So, we have a large percentage of our current learner base who are in technical roles and who are using our product as a way of facilitating the continuous development of their technical skills. 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

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. ” Salt Lake City-based Instructure’s products include Bridge, a software-as-a-service learning management system for corporate learning, as well as Canvas in the K-12 and higher education market and Arc, a video learning product.

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.

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.

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. Make sure they are not just developers within a particular platform but are able to develop in a mulititude of languages and production softwares. . Traditionally, people think in terms of an individual who masterfully does it all.

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. People expect sales reps to have a deep level of understanding and perspective on their products, company, and industry to make comparisons and add value. 3 Digital Product Training Strategies to Improve Sales.

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.

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. To improve productivity, further focus needs to be centered around the bigger picture. When voices are heard and goals are being reached – an engaged workforce will lead to a more productive business.

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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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. This means that you need to plan each step of the production process carefully, considering the order of work and any interdependencies.

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).

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. Greenlight Planet was searching for a streamlined, scalable way to reinforce training, and keep agents up to date with the latest prices, products and company news. Hear directly from Janet Kwamboka - Content Specialist for Africa at Greenlight Planet - for some great advice on how to do this.

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).

Podcast 34: Online Customer Education Success – With Brittany Tamul of ArrowStream

Talented Learning

Our technology is typically used by supply chain teams – procurement, distribution and logistics specialists – to optimize their daily tasks, as well as long-term value-adds for their organization. What form does your product training take?

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. But Chris is the first audio specialist I've met that not has both skill sets but also takes on the role of managing the development process for the largest music retailer in the country. 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.

Arlo + Zapier just got better

Arlo Training & Events Software

Ask our Zapier experts Our specialists can set up one of our pre-built Zaps or build new Zaps for you. Business Insights News and Events Product Zapier zapierA few months ago we announced our Arlo integration with Zapier.

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 contrast to selling on-premise software or other types of products in an upfront purchase transaction, SaaS models are usually based on subscription payments that accrue over time. In other words, SaaS companies must continue delivering value over the life of each customer, so total investment in their product increases over time.

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. We know how much branding and customizability means to trainers and presenters, and that knowledge has been a huge factor in how we build and even name our products (Customizable Courseware!!).

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WEBINAR: Learning in the Flow of Work


We will show the impact of connected learning & showcase sample training workflows built by HR specialist, Kevin Hall with Chainbridge Solutions. How native ServiceNow workflows enable. the next learning (r)evolution.

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. Developer Resources eLearning eLearning Template Library Featured Lectora Resources Products/Services ResourcesWith St. Patrick’s Day fast approaching, our minds are turned to the rich history and heritage of Ireland and all of it’s symbolism.

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

Are You Overlooking Today’s Hottest Corporate Learning Trend?

Talented Learning

And when will they see that, as instructional specialists, they’re uniquely qualified to create measurable business value this way? Perhaps it’s just me.

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

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.