Animations in Custom eLearning Projects
APRIL 27, 2017
Animations are frequently chosen when we want to make a strong, affective impact on learners to improve retention of information, for example when the objective of the eLearning deliverable is to create awareness and pride about a code of conduct an organization commits to. Animations are also useful in simplifying complex concepts, even while learning […].
Adobe Captivate 8: Responsive Projects for mLearning
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 5, 2014
To accommodate the many screen sizes, your only recourse was to develop several Captivate projects, sized specifically to work on each screen size. Of course that also meant that you'd have to edit and update several projects. Want to learn more about creating responsive projects? Join
Top 5 Basecamp-Like Project Management Tools
OCTOBER 19, 2015
The post Top 5 Basecamp-Like Project Management Tools appeared first on InsiderHub. Business Top 5 Solutions Uncategorized top 5 project management solutions Top 5 project management systems top 5 project management tools top project management tools
Scope Creep: It’s Not Just the Project Manager’s Problem
JANUARY 9, 2017
Like most of us IDs, you have probably even been guilty of allowing a little bit (or a lot) of scope creep to enter into a project. Butler, 2012) Scope creep can easily wreck an otherwise “well laid out” project because it upsets the balance of the project management triangle.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
teams take on new projects, or when priorities shift causing a slip in performance. For example, an OTS course such as “Deliver Your Project” might be customized by. from the project management office director. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success.
This Learning ‘Project’ Is Not that Serious
FEBRUARY 15, 2017
For many learning and development organizations, the project model to get work done is pretty much the only model. From an instructional perspective, popular, if oversimplified, design models, such as ADDIE, tend to reinforce this default to treat all work as project work.
Instructional Game Projects
DECEMBER 21, 2011
As I begin to reflect upon this year coming to a close, I have to admit that I am pretty excited about two instructional game projects of which I have been involved. Here are videos describing each project.
ELearning Project Managers – Misunderstood Heroes
APRIL 5, 2011
“Aneesh, what does a Project Manager do? To which my friend replied – “Well, now that you’ve told me what you think of Project Managers, why don’t you tell me what they do?. Why Project Managers Are Needed.
Four Beginner’s Tips for Managing Project Budgets
JANUARY 26, 2017
Imagine the reactions of your key stakeholders when you walk into your project kick off meeting and say, “Don’t be stingy—can I have an unlimited budget on this project?”. Project Success Project Budget ManagementBy Cartsen Bosselman, Associate Producer.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
well for you – which projects have succeeded, and what new technology have you. to hear about some of the projects. projects a success. Importantly, this ‘just in time’ project. required to make sure you’re not over- scoping the project? • process for this project?
Camtasia Essentials: Organizing Project Files
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
This is as true about your home and your mind as it is with your eLearning video project. The larger the project, the more likely you are to lose track of the pieces. This will help with gathering assets and knowing where everything is as you import it into your project.
Designing your eLearning Project
B Online Learning
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
When I first began creating eLearning modules some time ago, I often struggled to come up with ideas for taking content and transforming it into something that was both a good learning experience and also looked appealing.
3 Ways Corporate eLearning Projects Go Wrong
MARCH 10, 2014
There are many ways an eLearning project, or any L&D initiative, can fail to live up to expectations. No matter the cause, one of these “fail states” is usually present when projects miss the mark: The project took too long. The title of this blog post is a bit misleading.
6 Great Project Management Tools for Custom eLearning Development
MARCH 5, 2014
We are often asked what project management tools we use for our Custom eLearning Development. DropBox – DropBox is where we collect and store project information, source files, development files, etc. Google Docs – We use Google Spreadsheets for project reviews.
Project Management: Metrics and Variances
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 9, 2014
As Tom DeMacro explains in his book, Controlling Software Projects (DeMacro, 1982), "you cannot control what you cannot measure." " The precursors for measuring are 1) Setting the guidelines and standards; 2) Managing the project; 3) Capturing the metrics; and 4) Usability. Managing the project. Team Stability Index = Peak Planned Staff / Total number of staff in project. Project Management
4 Steps to Creating a Portfolio of your eLearning Projects
AUGUST 27, 2013
Authoring Tool eLearning tools training eLearning projects eLearning samples online samples training projects This post provides four quick steps on how to create a winning eLearning portfolio. If you already have a portfolio, use these steps to update it.
MARCH 10, 2015
I needed a short name for this project. I am open to collaboration on this project. is a set of practices I’m developing to help pull-workers learn to learn.
Project Management on a Shoestring Budget
MARCH 11, 2014
But whether you’re teaming with an experienced eLearning provider or have decided to go it alone, this may be the first time you’ve ever served as the project manager on an eLearning project. Project Schedule. So, your association has decided to create a new online course.
Project Showcase: Memorable eLearning for Salon Employees
MARCH 25, 2014
This second course in the project takes a similar concept and applies it to making choices that help learners avoid ergonomic injury – fatigue in arms, wrists, back, or neck. ” The ideas both teams have added to the project have made these courses truly memorable.
Managing eLearning Projects
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Just like most other projects, eLearning projects can quickly become unmanageable – courses grow out of scope or Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to request multiple changes. Managing expectations is key to ensuring that projects are delivered on time and within scope.
19 Productivity-Boosting Apps for L&D Project Managers
Dashe & Thomson
MARCH 17, 2017
The project management profession is growing into its own. Just last year, the Bureau of Labor Statistics issued project management its own occupational category , a confirmation that project managers are more important players than ever.
Webinar: 6 Tips For Moving Your PowerPoint Project to Captivate
OCTOBER 3, 2016
There are many reasons why you might want to move a PowerPoint project into Captivate. This past week, I invited Taylor Ehlert, our resident PowerPoint Evangelist to join me in a webinar highlighting six tips you should follow if you plan to move your PowerPoint projects into Captivate.
Setting Up a Successful Learning Project With Good Storyboarding
MAY 18, 2016
Contemporary storyboarding is often accomplished by using slide presentations, which makes the components of storyboards easy to manipulate and share when a team must collaborate on a project.
3 Reasons you could benefit from project management software
APRIL 15, 2015
No matter what kind of business or industry you’re in, project management software can make things easier if you have a lot of task-oriented items with many key players. This is especially true if managing projects is not your full-time position. The Project Manager.
Basecamp vs. Podio: The Kings of Project Management Tools
OCTOBER 26, 2015
The post Basecamp vs. Podio: The Kings of Project Management Tools appeared first on InsiderHub. Business Uncategorized Basecamp Basecamp vs Podio Podio Project management tools compared
LEARNING DESIGN BEST PRINCIPLES – FROM THE LEARNNOVATORS & QUINNOVATION PROJECT
OCTOBER 6, 2016
The post LEARNING DESIGN BEST PRINCIPLES – FROM THE LEARNNOVATORS & QUINNOVATION PROJECT appeared first on Learnnovators.
10 Reasons to Build Your ELearning Project With JoomlaLMS [Infographic]
NOVEMBER 6, 2014
10 Reasons to Build Your ELearning Project With JoomlaLMS [Infographic]. With so many LMS options available on the market, choosing the right eLearning platform can be daunting as there are so many criteria to take into consideration.
5 Key Guidelines for Managing Responsive eLearning Projects
MAY 20, 2014
Upside Learning Responsive eLearning Responsive eLearning Projects More and more clients are coming up with a requirement to make their eLearning responsive to fit on multiple devices – some have a fixed set of target devices in mind, some want to increase flexibility and extend their eLearning to other devices, and some simply want to select this approach and technology from a […].
Who Is The Real Project Stakeholder?
MARCH 23, 2016
When you start a new project, are you asking the following questions: Who is the real project stakeholder? Who holds the biggest stake in your project? You’ll get the SME as the answer because they have the closest ties with the Instructional Designer during the project.
Project Management & eLearning Timelines – Part 1
NOVEMBER 10, 2014
Congratulations Project Manager! Start of the Project. As a project manager, you have been assigned the client and project to shepherd through the entire process of instructional design, development, quality assurance and final delivery.
Pricing Multi-Device eLearning Projects
MAY 26, 2015
During the sales process, one of the most common questions to an eLearning vendor like us is “How do you price your custom eLearning projects?“ “ A few years ago, the answer to this used to be relatively simple. Typically it would mention pricing as per ‘level’ of output. Most vendors would classify their eLearning output […]. eLearning Multi Device eLearning Multi Device eLearning Pricing Multi Device Pricing
How To Be An Effective Leader During A Crisis
Dashe & Thomson
MARCH 29, 2017
Leadership Project Management/Project Deliveryby Emily Walters , guest author.
ELC 037: Applying Agile Principles To eLearning Projects
The eLearning Coach
NOVEMBER 27, 2016
Agile principles call for iterative and incremental development that improves as a project advances. It’s an effective way to make project corrections as requirements change. It’s an effective way to make project corrections as requirements change.
Dynamic Language Translations for Storyline Projects
MARCH 24, 2016
Granted, this solution is not ideal for everyone’s situation, but if you find this is realistic for your projects, you’re in luck! Suppose you are serving both English and Spanish speaking learners, but you don’t want to manage two separate Storyline project files.
10 Creative Ways for Excellent E-learning Project Management [Infographic]
DECEMBER 13, 2016
It is a well-known fact that effective project management plays a key role in the success of an e-learning project. Project management can make or mar your e-learning project. What does it take to manage your e-learning projects successfully?
Tips for E-Learning Project Management and Pedagogy Fit
JUNE 8, 2013
The following is a summary of my presentation at the ElNet E-Learning Project Management Adventures Congress being held in North Sydney on June 14, 2013. Changing practice Design Development Project Management