Five Things to Include in Your E-Learning Scenarios
JANUARY 6, 2016
When person is learning something new in real life, there’s usually someone there to provide feedback and coaching through the process. In the feedback, you can also let the user try the scenario again or provide additional learning resources.
How to Organize Your E-Learning Content with Sticky Notes
APRIL 21, 2016
When I first started developing e-learning courses, my biggest frustration was how to take all of the content provided by my subject-matter expert and transform it into a development-ready storyboard that also met the learning needs of my audience.
Graphic Design Tips for Beginners
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
The truth is, a perfectly selected image can provide more meaning to your content than a thousand words ever could. Whatever the case, this is how color is used to provide additional meaning and emotion to the content.
Top 10 Free Stock Image Sites for E-Learning
JUNE 9, 2016
This means you can copy, modify, or distribute the images, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission or providing attribution! It’s not always easy to find high-quality images for your e-learning when you’re working on a budget.
Skill based learning – How it drives an organization’s performance
This provides a solid ground for cost justification and encourages businesses to place training groups right where they should be, at the heart of a growing, thriving, learning culture
Graphic Design vs. Visual Communications for E-Learning
JULY 27, 2016
When you’re provided branding guidelines from your marketing department or client, that’s graphic design. This week, I have the pleasure to traveling to Philadelphia, PA to teach our two-day workshop on Visual Communications for E-Learning.
One Way Storyline Saves You Time When Creating Accessible Courses
AUGUST 4, 2015
So in an accessible course, you need to provide a text description for non-text elements so that the screen reader knows what to say.
Be Aware of Being Aware
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
In it, I provided some questions to help your SMEs focus on what really matters: Can you give me an example of when this would come up on the job?
Track Course Completions for Free Using Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Using the Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer, you can capture student scores and question-and-answer specifics, which can provide insight into your learners’ performance in the course. The answer the student provided.
E-Learning Authoring Tool Comparison
JANUARY 24, 2013
Storyline wins because it provides three options with one publish: Flash, Storyline mobile player for the iPad, or HTML5. We get lots of questions about our opinion on the major e-learning authoring tools. A while back, I did a comparison grid to help outline the key differences.
Do You Really Know the Terms and Conditions of Your Purchased Media?
OCTOBER 12, 2015
You may need to contact the media provider to find out. If you want the person you hire to keep the information confidential, you would need to provide that person with your own NDA. “Check the box to agree to the terms and conditions.” Click.
Doodle.com: Hassle-Free Scheduling
NOVEMBER 24, 2014
Step 1: Provide some general information. Just provide some general information; the only required fields are your event title, name, and email address. If you’ve opted not to provide email addresses on the website, you simply email the link to each participant.
Create Hand-Drawn Graphics in PowerPoint + Free Download
OCTOBER 24, 2014
Well, to be honest, when I first plugged it in and used it with the provided software, my hand-drawn graphics were far from beautiful. I’ve always loved the natural look and feel of hand-drawn graphics.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
but might be a little vague in providing concrete actions, so you’ll need to dig a bit deeper. Providing OTS courseware in these situations has several advantages. OTS curriculum, it’s fairly easy to provide training to individuals or groups whenever you. Seven Simple Secrets to.
MAY 28, 2014
Finished storyboards and completed modules from Artisan’s previous courses for the same client provided both examples and templates.
Client Review for Translations: Setting Expectations
OCTOBER 16, 2014
The process goes like this: The vendor provides the translated text files and then waits for approval from the client before proceeding with voiceover recording and integration into the authoring tool. Provide information about what things the reviewer really needs to watch for.
Action Mapping With a Twist: A Tool for Budgeting E-Learning Development
JULY 2, 2014
Instead, I hope I’ve provided a useful tool that can help you plan for your e-learning projects and identify factors influencing the time and cost associated with developing them.
Three Must-Know Strategies for Working with SMEs
AUGUST 24, 2016
One of the most time-consuming tasks during the e-learning development process is reviewing, interpreting, and making edits provided by your SMEs. Also, if any of your SMEs provided conflicting edits, this meeting is an opportunity to discuss those edits a come to an agreed solution.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
Live face to face: You may use a F2F training provider. Typically, the training provider will run anything from an afternoon session to a several day workshop, focusing on topics like coaching or managing performance. provide strong content and then sit back and hope.
Tips for E-Learning Translation
DECEMBER 4, 2013
When the budget allows, it is helpful when a translation vendor can provide an end-to-end solution, especially for languages that don’t use the Roman alphabet. Providing the translators with a translated policy manual, for example, can help the translators match language. In the last year or so, Artisan E-Learning has translated many of our clients’ courses into other languages.
Sneak Peek at Lectora 12
APRIL 7, 2014
The new button tool will let you customize each state of the button with color, text, font, and style options, and provide access to a new disabled state.
Are you using Steroids? May you should be!
JUNE 3, 2014
The framework provides not only the ability to use your packaged HTML5 content to create native mobile apps, but it also provides a solution for testing those apps on their native devices without having to plug in your devices or worry about developer licenses and provisioning files.
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Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
this report provides you with a little. but has provided skills or knowledge that have actually. provide timely value for the business. to provide, and where, when and how can it be accessed? how to use the tools that’ll provide them. provide you with the answers.
Lectora 12 – Moving Ahead and Catching Up
DECEMBER 31, 2014
The improvements focus on designer usability and provide PowerPoint-like flexibility when working with text, images, shapes, and buttons.
How Can E-Learning Be Shorter Than Classroom Learning?
JULY 11, 2013
The ADA, and sort of the companion law I’m going to talk about in a moment– the FMLA– when they were enacted, it was predicted that they were going to provide employment opportunities for employment lawyers for years and years to come. ADA and the related FMLA will provide employment opportunities for us lawyers for years! An industry rule-of-thumb is that you can accomplish the same thing in e-learning as in the classroom in half the time.
Event Recap: Lectora User Conference 2015
JULY 9, 2015
This future version of Lectora will include a tabbed work area providing separate views of the content sized specifically for tablets, smartphones, and traditional monitors. Back in May, I presented at the 11 th annual Lectora User Conference.
Fourth and Ten: My Fourth Grade Homework Routine
APRIL 14, 2017
The purpose of this website is to provide information to parents, students, and teachers. 3rd grade math worksheets – Printable PDF activities for math practice. This is a suitable resource page for third graders, teachers and parents. Welcome to our third grade website. Parents will find information on
Recap of The eLearning Guild’s 2014 Learning Solutions Conference
MARCH 31, 2014
We work with translation vendors and voiceover talent to provide us with the text and audio for the courses and then piece everything together within the authoring tool. This webinar promises to, as always, provide a lot of great creative inspiration for your own e-learning work! Two weeks ago, the entire Artisan team had the opportunity to attend the Learning Solutions conference in Orlando. As usual, we had a great time.
Staying Relevant in E-Learning in 2014
JANUARY 20, 2014
ASTD.org/Communities-of-Practice/Learning-Technologies : Provides current and archived Learning Technologies articles, webcasts, books, and blog posts. TrainingMag.com : Provides publications and resources for developments in training and online learning tools and techniques. As you dive into the new year, keep your sights on what is possible for e-learning.
Five Decisions for Implementing a Project Management System
FEBRUARY 13, 2014
This not only provides as a valuable resource for those using the system, but can help ensure that your system is used in a consistent manner by its various users. As if carefully selecting a project management system for use within your organization wasn’t hard enough. You’ve done your due diligence and you’ve made your selection, but now it’s time to put that system into use and introduce it to your colleagues and clients.
Lessons from LEGO®: Training Techniques to Encourage Learning
JUNE 8, 2012
LEGO doesn’t come out and say, “By the end of this 3-hour session, you will create an airplane with the pieces provided.” When they get stuck or when they need a refresher, we can provide clear and easily-accessible materials.
Graphic Layering for Better E-Learning Design
MARCH 21, 2014
Drop shadows help to make your content pop off the screen and can provide visual focal cues to your learners. Often times, new e-learning designers struggle with the graphic design aspect of development process.
Converting Classroom Training to E-Learning: Key Questions
DECEMBER 13, 2012
In many cases it’s the instructor, not the PowerPoint presentation or participant guide, who really provides coherence to the material. Most instructor-led materials only contain about 30 to 50% of what is actually conveyed to the students in the classroom—the instructor provides the rest in the form of examples, elaborations, etc. Recently I’ve worked on several projects for clients where I converted their existing classroom training to e-learning.
One Simple Trick for Troubleshooting Technical Problems with E-Learning Courses
AUGUST 28, 2014
One thing you can do is provide a list of questions about browsers, operating systems and the like. Simply ask your customer to click the link, and you’ll be provided with valuable technical information about the computer he or she is using, including all of the following: Operating System.