Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Hiring Women in 1943. You Go, Girl!

Learning Visions

A client sent this scanned page to me this morning. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, April 02, 2008 Hiring Women in 1943. You Go, Girl!

DiscoverLink Adds Tin Can to Mobile App Beta Program


the leader in e-learning solutions for the hospitality industry, announces the launch of Tin Can to the DiscoverLink Talent Mobile App beta program. Facilitates easy onsite setup via QR code scanning with no IT intervention required. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Web Usability

Learning Visions

Thursday, June 01, 2006 Web Usability A recent study by usability expert Jakob Nielsen about how people read (or rather scan) websites: [link] Posted by Cammy Bean at 1:49 PM 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Cammy Bean Greater Boston, MA, United States View my complete profile About This Blog Subscribe in a reader Subscribe via email Are you an Instructional Designer?

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Remember the 3 E’s When Marketing Educational Programs

WBT Systems

First, create awareness in your target audiences—their awareness of the need for pursuing professional development and their awareness of the educational programs your association offers. The three E’s of marketing educational programs will help you succeed with each of these three phases of marketing. You don’t often hear about expeditionary marketing but in times of change, this bold approach could take your online educational programs—and non-dues revenue—to new heights.

How to Use QR Codes in Corporate Training

Bottom-Line Performance

Or maybe you have noticed them slapped on billboards that you could not possibly have time to stop and scan. They can be easily generated using numerous free online services and easily scanned with one of many free QR readers out there.

Digital (Learning) Readiness: A Call for L&D Action

Learning Wire

L&D professional needs to redefine their strategy, role and necessary skills in supporting learning beyond programs. Digital Learning Readiness scan. The next step was to test the scan in 3 corporate L&D environments and finalize the design.

Battling Fraud in Distance Learning


Organizations implementing distance learning programs should analyze the cost of attendance for the students in distance education programs to verify that any dispersed funds only cover the educational expenses. This could involve scanning a photo ID via a webcam or mobile phone.

A Hidden Gem in Captivate.

Adobe Captivate

8) You can scan the QR code of your App, seen on the site as shown below. 9) Anyone can Scan that QR code in their mobile and install App in that. Refer to program enrollment for more information. Creating a Mobile App of ‘eLearning Module’ in Captivate itself.

Take Learning to the Next Level

CLO Magazine

Organizations that are ahead of the game are looking to AR to bolster their L&D programs — here’s why you should too. Some businesses face unique challenges when it comes to delivering effective L&D, with workforces that can often feel disconnected from traditional e-learning programs.

Mobile Learning: A Manager’s Guide

Web Courseworks

Increase impact of traditional training programs. Brenda J. Enders published Manager’s Guide to Mobile Learning some three years ago and it is still a relevant read today.

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AR & VR – The Next Big Trend In E-Learning


Presently, AR and VR have spread their wings in the fields of sales, marketing, robotics, onboarding programs and more. Fiducial Markers allow virtual interaction with key people or spots in the office space and enhance the overall experience expected from an onboarding program.

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The First Ten Learning Thursday Articles!

Adobe Captivate

Track Classroom Attendance Using a Scan Gun. Plan a Consistent Training Program. Last December, I began publishing Learning Thursday articles every other week. The series covers both learning technology and general training topics. Past articles are listed below. Please comment if you have topic ideas, and follow me if you’d like to be notified of future posts. Mobile Technologies in Education. Project-Based Learning. Use Virtual Reality (VR) to Try on Makeup.

Learnnovators Wins GOLD @ Brandon Hall Excellence Awards


Though they were familiar with CNC programming, they were not well-versed with the details of operating the equipment. If users want to understand the entire commissioning process, they could scan all the QR codes provided in the reference card in sequence and do so.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

almost 4 in 10 organizations will rely exclusively on BYOD by 2016, and 85 percent of businesses will have some kind of BYOD program in place by 2020. When the worker scans the object in front of him, the app uses the device’s camera to ‘understand’ it.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #9

Upside Learning

Color Picker by Korean designer Jin-sun Park is a concept pen that can scan colors from anything around and instantly use the color for drawing. After placing the pen against an object, the user just presses the scan button. HipLogic.

Low-end tools: QR codes and SMS text messaging

Bottom-Line Performance

By scanning the code with the reader, you can quickly link to information. By scanning each QR code as the new-hires travel around a work site, they get facts, history, and context about different functions and people within the company. •

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Augmented Reality: The Trending Buzz for the Sales Organizations to Boost Employee Efficiency, Customer Satisfaction & Overall Business Outcomes


The users could simply open the app and scan the product with the QR code to start the animation. With the design of a powerful and feature-rich AR-based mobile app , users were able to scan 4D image of the products and explore all the features. More than 5000 downloads within a month reflected the program’s increasing demand and effectiveness. ? Not too long ago, Augmented Reality (AR) seemed like a dream to achieve.

5 Ways to KISS Your eLearning

eLearning Brothers

People scan courses. We tend to scan everything that we see first before actually digging in and reading the content. So you might be wondering, how do you give your eLearning a big smooch? That’s not the type of “kiss” I’m talking about.

The Path to Paperless Learning in Manufacturing


Scan current important documents for use with a technology system. Implement your paperless strategy into your training program. Technology has transformed the way we work in the 21st century.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning


What are some of the interesting stories and use cases where learning designers have already implemented this successfully in their learning programs? You can make your users scan the code using their smartphones and then direct them to a specific piece of information. Use this in new employee orientation programs to help the new employee understand the job details of the other employees.

Must-have skills for User Experience (UX) design in eLearning


There are several skills you need to acquire as an eLearning professional to help raise the user experience standards of your eLearning programs. Scan, scan, scan. Create versions of eLearning programs that show improvements.

Create an Electronic Signature with Snagit

TechSmith Camtasia

This means more valuable time and money spent printing, handwriting, and scanning each and every file that comes your way. Upload the signature to your computer by taking a picture of it or scanning it.

Apps and Digital Tools to Improve College Life


This is a popular app that allows you to make scans with the camera of your smartphone. It can be synched with OneNote and OneDrive, which allows the scanned file to be saved and reused when needed. Office lens can scan pictures, texts, tables, business cards, etc.

Swiping or Matching?

Association eLearning

You scan the details, without much time to really focus. Commitment – what type of track record does the candidate have for sticking with a company or seeing a degree program all the way through? How do you meet your next employee… swipe or match?

Collateral damage

E-Learning Provocateur

When I need to find out how to perform a particular task in a particular software program, I strongly prefer text-based instructions over video. Instead, I prefer to scan the step-by-step instructions at my own speed and get on with it.

What is Gamification?

DigitalChalk eLearning

Think about working in the grocery store and having to scan a whole lot of bar codes (brings me back to my high school days). You might be a lot more engaged seeing a progress to completion bar showing you how much closer you are to leveling up each time you scan a barcode. This type of incentive program has been proven to work and has shown to increase engagement and productivity.

Camtasia, Snagit Help First Responders Train for Their Jobs

TechSmith Camtasia

As an avid Mac user, I’ve tried a number of different programs for video editing, but Camtasia helps me get things done best. FKCC uses side scan sonar equipment, which looks like a torpedo trailing behind a boat tethered by a cable. Can’t see the video? Watch it on YouTube !

The Music of Your Sphere – The Multiple Ways Your Brain is Wired for Music


Using brain imaging technologies, including fMRI and PET scans, neuroscientists have discovered that music engages multiple parts of the brain. you should consider incorporating music into your program.

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When to Use Emojis for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

It’s a frightening thought indeed, but one we can counteract in how we use emojis in our training programs. It also makes scanning the screen easier and the emojis do add contrast. Emojis are the today’s hieroglyphics.

Tools and Tips for Transcribing Videos Faster and Easier

TechSmith Camtasia

Many people prefer to scan a summary of the video content before deciding whether to watch it. The following transcription programs have limited free versions with affordably priced upgrades: Express Scribe by NCH Software (Mac or PC).

How to Extract Text From An Image: The Definitive Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

The good news is that you no longer have to waste time typing everything out because there are programs that use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) to analyze the letters and words in an image, and then convert them to text.

5 Writing Tricks for Excellent eLearning Content

DigitalChalk eLearning

It scans for dense or complex sentences, confusing logic, adverbs, passive voice and more. For example, don’t say: “The entire program was designed by Steve Jobs.” Instead say, “Steve Jobs designed the entire program.” eLearning courses are huge these days.

30 Day Brainstorm Challenge – Day 29/30: Technology is Your Friend

Learning Rebels

Not to mention, my graphics program of choice doesn’t play well with mobile devices. My proposal program is in the cloud. Yep, cloud based too, but at least that program didn’t fight with my ipad, however it didn’t like my receipt scans.

How Google is Changing Education


million: value of scholarships granted to 2,100 university students; 100 million +: number of views of Khan Academy video lessons on YouTube; 500,000+: videos in YouTube EDU; 15 million +: Volumes scanned in Google Books (An estimated 10% of the books printed since the Gutenberg Bible).

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How to Make Workplace Safety Training Modules Future Ready


You can enable AR codes on certain locations around the workplace so that employees can scan the code and unveil the images or texts. Choose the Best Training Delivery Platform: A platform can make all the difference in retaining your employees and keeping them engaged in the training program.

Session Notes: "Driving Impact with Learning Analytics" Jeff Grisenthwaite #TrainingMag

Learning Visions

To increase the impact of learning programs, L&D need to ensure decision making and continuous improvement are supported by analytics. How your program is actually influencing business metrics. scan the data: -- review high level summary reports across all 2. These are my live blogged notes from the Training 2015 Conference and Expo happening this week in Atlanta. Forgive any typos or incoherencies.

The Benefits and Potential of NFC

Origin Learning

NFC chips can be embedded in houses and offices and be programmed to perform specific types of actions, say turning on the air conditioner when your smartphone crosses the main entrance to your house.