Using the Scrum Process to Manage eLearning Projects

Dashe & Thomson

Let’s face it: as helpful as ADDIE is as an instructional design methodology, it doesn't really guide the the project management process. In this post, you will learn: What Scrum is and how it helps you manage the “e” in eLearning projects. ELearning Project Management

Tips for Managing Projects During the Holidays

ej4 eLearning

That makes it hard to keep your projects moving and hit deadlines. The holidays are coming up, and that often means a lot of employees and customers taking vacation days to spend time with families, bake holiday cookies, and scramble to finish holiday shopping.

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Project Kickoff: Your Most Important Tool for Project Success

Dashe & Thomson

A project kickoff meeting is more than just a feel good meet-and-greet. It is the first, and most important, opportunity to set expectations across the entire project team. Project Management/Project Delivery

Hard Fun Projects

Clark Quinn

And, it occurred to me, that’s also true for good project work. And those also define a meaningful project for solving in the workplace. The project has to have a clear benefit to the organization. We can, and should, be setting up our projects to meet these criteria.

6 Tips for Reducing the Complexity of Custom eLearning Development

Complicated eLearning projects can be daunting to develop and manage, with many pieces, varied needs and expectations, and limited resources. Learn from an experienced eLearning provider how to simplify the process by adhering to these 6 strategic tips. Make your next big project a walk in the park.

Project Management on a Shoestring Budget

Association eLearning

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.

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The Importance Of A Project Debrief For L&D Project Managers

eLearning Industry

At its most basic level, the purpose of the debrief is for stakeholders to put the project into perspective. A Project Manager's perspective is the most complete one because their viewpoint is the most comprehensive of all.

Managing eLearning Projects

CourseArc

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.

Project Deadlines (Cartoon)

Upside Learning

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VR project for 2018-19

Moodle Journal

I shall be posting on our use of this and other expeditions that I have planned so do stay in touch if you would like to see how we get on and I shall also be posting on my other two projects for 2018-19 soon

3 Tips to Measure and Analyze the ROI of your Custom eLearning Solution

Providing engaging and relevant eLearning for your learners can be a sizable investment. How do you measure both the quantitative and qualitative results of your efforts? These 3 tips show you how to do a big picture analysis so you can give a full account on your next eLearning project.

19 Productivity-Boosting Apps for L&D Project Managers

Dashe & Thomson

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.

Best and Worst ID Projects

Experiencing eLearning

What are your most successful and least successful ID projects? I consider this one of my most successful projects because it really inspired people to change. One of my very first freelance projects was not successful, although it was an excellent learning experience for me.

4 Tracks For Successful eLearning Project

eLearning Industry

Management, content, design, and technology: 4 concurrent and equally important tracks needed for a successful eLearning project. eLearning Project Management eLearning Development Best Practices eLearning Project Management Tips Instructional Design Tips

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Camtasia Essentials: Organizing Project Files

eLearning Brothers

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.

9 Stages of the Custom eLearning Development Process

Whether new to custom eLearning or a seasoned pro, you will appreciate this solid overview of the development process, as well as the insider tips. Avoid costly mistakes on your next project, stay on track, and deliver relevant and engaging content that fits your learners and gets the job done.

Planning eLearning Projects

Adult Learning with Technology

So how exactly do you plan a successful eLearning project from day one? It is said that if you fail to plan, then you plan to fail. eLearning is a complex process. Online learners can chat with an online instructor by text or video call, but mostly it’s just them and the computer.

Why People Are the Backbone of Training Project Management

Allencomm

The key to training project management is keeping processes rich, but flexible. The post Why People Are the Backbone of Training Project Management appeared first on AllenComm. Corporate Training training project management

Free eBook: Project Kickoff Meeting - Your Most Important Tool For Project Success

eLearning Industry

It goes without saying that a project kickoff meeting has a whole plethora of benefits to it. So how can you plan and organize a project kickoff meeting with care? eLearning Project Management eLearning Project Kickoff Meeting eLearning Project Management Tips Free eLearning eBook

Four Beginner’s Tips for Managing Project Budgets

Allen Interactions

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.

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Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.

Testing Of Multi-Device eLearning Projects

Upside Learning

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How To Use Software To Automate Large Scale Project Management

Your Training Edge

Over the past few years, the business world has witnessed a rapid rise in technological advancements designed to enhance and revolutionize project management. Below are 5 ways in which you can use software and other related tools to simplify common large-scale project management tasks.

Project Management & eLearning Timelines – Part 1

eLearning Brothers

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.

Project Management: Documentation Maintenance

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Documentation projects are usually time limited, but the products they create need regular, ongoing attention to work correctly without becoming obsolete. In many organizations, the project team, which has seen the project through to completion, may continue to have responsibility for the final product post delivery. What is the impact of such maintenance projects on planning documentation activities? Project Management by Kiranmayee Pamarthy.

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

Why Projects Fail And How Organizations Can Resolve These Issues

eLearning Industry

The global success rate for a project undertaken by an organization is 33%—a disgracefully low number. But, what are the reasons behind a project's failure and how can they be resolved?

Project Management & eLearning Timeline Pitfalls — Part 2

eLearning Brothers

As a project manager, has this ever happened to you? You have an exciting project to manage. The project plan and timeline fit your company like a glove. But now, two months have now gone by and the project is behind schedule, and missing milestones on the timeline.

Project Kickoff Meeting: Your Most Important Tool For Success

eLearning Industry

A project kickoff meeting is more than just a meet-and-greet. It is the first and most important opportunity to set expectations across the entire project team. eLearning Project Management eLearning Project Kickoff Meeting eLearning Project Management Tips Free eLearning eBooks

Animations in Custom eLearning Projects

Upside Learning

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 […].

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Partnering Well on a Rapid Timeline

Speaker: Becci Zweirs, Learning Projects Leader, Inno-Versity, Miriam Taylor, Chief Learning Strategist, Inno-Versity, and Pam Whetstone, Training Development Manager, Williams-Sonoma

Any eLearning professional can tell you that each project has its own unique challenges - but no matter what you're facing, those who have been there before can help. Join experts from Inno-Versity and William-Sonoma for an in-depth case study that will take you from discovery to creation and deployment of a complex eLearning project, all in 9 months using in-house resources.

How to Lead a Successful Project Retrospective Meeting

Your Training Edge

A great project manager will always want to reflect on any project after completion. A project retrospective is a highly useful tool and can be valuable primarily to provide continuous improvement. What happened during the project? Why did the project happen?

A Recipe for Awesome eLearning Project Management

eLearning Brothers

When I think about the recipe for an awesome eLearning course, I think of these questions for eLearning Project Management: Timing – What is the due date for the project? Ingredients – What resources do I need for the project?

Who Is Derailing Your Learning Project? (And How Can You Stop Them?)

Dashe & Thomson

That learning project you’ve nurtured through countless meetings and rolls of red tape has finally come to fruition, and you’re starting to get down to business. Subject Matter Experts Project Management/Project DeliveryGreat news!

Designing your eLearning Project

B Online Learning

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.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

projects or make small but crucial changes to. 12 Ways to Get the Most. Out of Your Authoring Tool gomolearning.com @gomolearning eBook 1 11Index: Table of contents What should you look for and expect. from a modern authoring tool? saturated market, we’ve designed.