Rapid eLearning Development: 7 Tried & Tested Tips

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But what about rapid eLearning development? Is it possible to build eLearning solutions quickly and effectively? Let’s find out about the benefits, process, and tools that rapid eLearning development involves. What Is Rapid eLearning Development?

Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

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If not, check out some of the other free templates that are available in the Elearning Heroes community. To learn more check out the tutorial below. Building rapid elearning courses in PowerPoint requires a few production techniques that are different than when you build presentations in PowerPoint. David and I are presenting I’ll Take My Rapid E-Learning to Go and Going from “Immobile” to “I’m Mobile” Learning.

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Three Time-Saving Rapid E-Learning Tips

Rapid eLearning

If not, check out some of the other free templates that are available in the Elearning Heroes community. To learn more check out the tutorial below. Building rapid elearning courses in PowerPoint requires a few production techniques that are different than when you build presentations in PowerPoint. David and I are presenting I’ll Take My Rapid E-Learning to Go and Going from “Immobile” to “I’m Mobile” Learning.

How to Create a Rapid E-Learning Tab in PowerPoint

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A few years back, I was at a workshop where the PowerPoint team was showing some of the new features in the soon-to-be-released PowerPoint 2010. And that’s a pretty powerful feature, especially for rapid elearning developers. There are a number of features I use quite a bit when it comes to building elearning courses. My Favorite Rapid E-Learning Features. This is especially true if you build rapid elearning courses.

7 Mistakes To Avoid When Implementing Your Rapid eLearning Design

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Every rapid eLearning design project has its risks. This article can help you avoid the most common mistakes and keep your team on track. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Rapid eLearning eLearning Design Online Training

5 Essential Rapid E-Learning Tips

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A manager I know works for a multibillion dollar company that has its own elearning group. However, when she needs to train her staff of about 200, she has no access to the elearning group’s resources. Without rapid elearning tools, she’d be hard pressed to offer her team the benefits of online learning. However, with rapid elearning tools she’s gone from no elearning to dozens of quick hit elearning courses.

How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

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Here’s what I find typical of people who do rapid elearning. The more courses they create, the more they realize they need to craft better learning experiences. I call this the rapid elearning story because it’s a story many people relate to. It’s also a great framework for learning to build courses. I shared more detail in the post on building a roadmap to better rapid elearning. Couple this with learning how to use the software.

A Simple Roadmap to Better Rapid E-Learning

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I get a lot of questions about how to get started with building e-learning courses. I’m also a big advocate of participating in your learning community to build relationships and improve your skills. However, in today’s post I want to introduce a simple framework to help develop your elearning skills. Let’s start with what I like to call the “Rapid E-Learning Story.”. Do the basic things as you learn to use the software.

Here Are More Than 200 Free Rapid E-Learning Tutorials

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A few weeks ago I offered some advice on how to become an elearning pro without spending a dime. So there are plenty of opportunities to learn and it doesn’t cost you anything more than your time. Practice doing what you learn. The learning is only going to happen if you do more than watch the tutorials and read information. One of the best ways to learn is to share what you’ve learned and done. Learn to use the slide background fill effect.

How to Add Scenarios to Your Rapid E-Learning Courses.Rapidly! - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. How to Add Scenarios to Your Rapid E-Learning Courses…Rapidly! Tired of delivering boring, click-and-read elearning courses? In it, I show you how to quickly create two types of branched scenarios with PowerPoint for use in your rapid elearning courses. The secret for getting past the click-and-read type of elearning is to figure out how the course content is relevant to the learner. Rapidly! -

Do You Know the Answers to These Rapid E-Learning Questions?

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Recently I participated in an interview-style webinar for the E-Learning Guild. Today we’ll look at the rapid elearning questions. What is Rapid E-Learning? When I first started building courses it took a team to build them. In fact, I became a fan of the rapid authoring tools because they let me do much of the work myself. They enabled me to prototype and deliver elearning courses much faster than when using our multimedia team.

4 Tips to Enhance Your Training Programs with Rapid eLearning

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Learning and development teams understand this better than other parts of an organization. In this blog, we discuss the top 4 tips to speed up your training programs with rapid eLearning. eLearning Design Rapid eLearning

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, May 04, 2007 Rapid e-Learning, Templates, & SMEs Theres been a lot of good talk lately about rapid e-learning tools and templates and the roles of SMEs vs. instructional designers. One of our main products is creating customized templates for our clients; "empowering non-programmers to build e-learning."

M-Learning 101: I’ll Take My Rapid E-Learning to Go

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The challenge for many people is figuring out what mobile learning is and what they can do to get started. The cool thing is that while you’re still figuring things out, it’s easy enough to stick your toes into the m-learning pool. In today’s post, I’ll share some simple tips to help you get started with mobile learning. You Already Have a Great Mobile Learning Tool. If you want to get started with mobile learning, all you need is PowerPoint.

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Consider Rapid E-learning to Custom Online Training Module in Minimum Time

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Rapid e-learning can come to your rescue. This blog will discuss the benefits of rapid e-learning development. What is rapid e-learning? The term rapid e-learning originated in 2004, from a report by Bersin and Associates. Generally, the term “rapid eLearning” refers to two things. Rapid e-learning jumpstarts with prototypes in a few days. eLearning Design Custom eLearning

Online Collaboration for Your Teams

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Collaboration within an eLearning team is essential to a successful eLearning project. Although eLearning development requires team work, several team members work in isolation to focus better. Also, eLearning team members may work on one document simultaneously as a remote collaboration activity. In this article, we uncover a few team collaboration strategies during an eLearning project for a more efficient and smooth work flow.

Tom Kuhlmann on Rapid E-Learning and Design

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Tom Kuhlmann is the VP of Community at Articulate and the author of The Rapid eLearning Blog. Check out this podcast he did on Rapid E-Learning and Design. You can download portions of the podcast or the entire podcast to share with your development team. Check it out: [link] Books mentioned in the podcast include

6 Rapid eLearning Resources To Include In Your Conflict Management Online Training Course

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In this article, I highlight 6 rapid eLearning resources to include in your conflict management online training course. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Rapid eLearning Conflict Management Employee Training Online Training Team Building

e-Learning Templates

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If you’re developing eLearning on your own with minimal help from a graphics team, you might want to check out e-Learning Templates.com. Put together by two guys who call themselves “The eLearning Brothers”, the site offers PPT templates you can use in your Articulate courses, along with complete course style kits to Flash based eLearning games and quizzes. Tags: rapid e-learning templates

How To Leverage Rapid eLearning Development To Maximize Training Budget

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Training teams are familiar with this, more so than other corporate departments. In this article, I show you how you can leverage rapid eLearning development to maximize your training budget. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Is Your Client Happy with Your E-Learning Courses?

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And make the learning experience and efficient use of the learner’s time. I’ve worked on projects that failed (because the customer wanted a course that wasn’t needed) and somehow the blame got shifted down to the training team. Free E-Learning Resources.

4 Factors to Consider When Outsourcing the Creation of Rapid E-Learning

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Do you have tight timelines for e-learning development? Dot you lack expertise in e-learning authoring tools? Then it’s time for you to think about outsourcing the development of rapid e-learning. What is rapid e-learning? Rapid e-learning is the production of e-learning swiftly without using complicated software. End-to-end e-learning design and development demands much of your time.

Rapid eLearning Solutions for the Remote Workforce

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This, in turn, led to the rise of eLearning courses. And they are able to achieve that using rapid eLearning solutions! What are Rapid eLearning Solutions? Conventional eLearning projects may require a significant amount of time for completion.

How to Jumpstart Your E-learning Program

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I get a lot of questions from organizations that are the beginning of the e-learning journey and not quite sure how to get started. Explainer courses present key content critical to the learning experience. How can they learn it in the course? Want to learn more?

Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. The purpose of the course is not to learn, but instead to demonstrate what we already know. Like the healthcare industry, there are many industries that require annual refresher or certification testing that has little to do with learning. Of course, when a person doesn’t pass the certification, it identifies a clear learning opportunity. Here’s what his team did to create a more efficient elearning certification process.

3 Reasons You Should Attend the Articulate User Conference

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People who frequently share examples of what they build and offer help in the e-learning community. You’ll see some great examples and learn to apply what’s shown to your own course design. Most e-learning developers are on small teams, and often teams of one.

Tell, Show, Do Plus Practice & Review to Build Effective Online Training

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The model is a simple reminder that steers the course design away from the common content dump and focuses on the action in the learning, mainly the doing part. Here’s a quick recap: Tell them what they’ll learn. The more touches they get the more opportunities to learn.

Branding Courses 101: How to Download Images from Your Company Website

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Visually branding your e-learning courses is a common requirement. These sites tend to have all sorts of media assets that are already vetted to fit the organization’s brand and often work well for e-learning content. Connect with the Marketing Team.

Why Do E-Learning Courses Need a Company Brand?

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This became an issue when we transitioned to one of the early rapid e-learning applications. However, what we lacked in a great learning experience was made up covered by the fact that all employees knew where they worked. How does it contribute to the learning experience?

TOM KUHLMANN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

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ABOUT TOM KUHLMANN (Vice President, Articulate Community): Tom Kuhlmann is the Vice President of the Articulate Community, which he has been running for the past six years, with a focus on building a committed group of rapid e-learning developers. He also hosts The Rapid E-Learning Blog where he provides practical insights and hands-on tips to develop great e-learning courses. Learnnovators: What according to you is the future of e-learning?

Advantages and Disadvantages of Rapid eLearning

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If you are an instructional technologist, you must have worked in a team where you seek the assistance of a project manager who orchestrates the graphic designer, the interactivity programmer, the SME and you, to create one course within the span of three to four months. Nothing “rapid” about that, as you can see. In this article, we will provide you with the skinny on rapid eLearning and how it makes an instructional designer a one-man-band.

Little Known Ways to Create Your Own Graphics Using PowerPoint - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. If you follow Sweller’s cognitive load theory , then you understand that the graphics in your elearning course are very important and play a large role in its effectiveness. You want an image of a lady presenting some information to her team. In the following example, you’re going to learn to take two separate clip art images and combine them to make the image you need. I took one of the people out of the team image.

Learning Pool ranked on the ‘Top Content Providers For Rapid eLearning’ list 2021

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Learning Pool, the leading elearning solutions provider, is thrilled to have made the 2021 list for ‘Top Content Providers for Rapid eLearning’ by eLearning Industry. . Learning Pool is also renowned for its award-winning content authoring tool.

What Steve Jobs Can Teach You About Designing E-Learning - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. What Steve Jobs Can Teach You About Designing E-Learning.   We want to create engaging and interactive elearning courses.    But because of customer requests or limited resources, we have to cut corners and end up with visually boring elearning courses filled with nothing but bullet points. E-Learning Courses Are Different Than Live Presentations. Michelle has a good question about learning styles.

How Do You Communicate with Your E-Learners? - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. How Do You Communicate with Your E-Learners? Through that process, I learned that it’s not enough to just put information together and assume that somehow the viewer would understand what I meant. The same principle holds true for elearning. Clear communication is critical when you design your elearning course because what you present isn’t always received by the learner the way you intend it. Rapid E-Learning 101.

Pooja Jaisingh – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

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ABOUT POOJA JAISINGH (e-Learning Evangelist, Adobe Systems): Dr. Pooja Jaisingh has worked for more than 12 years as a Teacher Trainer, e-Learning Instructional Designer, and, currently, is an e-learning Evangelist with Adobe Systems. In all her roles, she has promoted e-learning as a mode of delivery and has created a host of e-learning courses. Learnnovators: What according to you is the future of e-learning?

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The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning. They’re not really designed for elearning courses. This means that you’ll have to create your own templates that work better with the rapid elearning software. Take a look at the image that inspired it and then click the demo link to see my template applied to an elearning course. I usually make four screens for my elearning courses.

7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy - The Rapid eLearning Blog

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The Rapid Elearning Blog. 7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy. They commission the elearning courses, pay the bills, and are the ultimate authority for their elearning projects. On the other hand, a demanding customer can negatively impact the elearning course by making demands that don’t fit sound instructional design. This is common on elearning projects. Rapid E-Learning 101.

Key Steps in Building the Right Type of E-Learning Course

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The objective of an e-learning program is to be effective by creating the best courses possible with the resources at hand. From what I see, most e-learning courses are simple, explainer-type content. This helps prevent the information dumps that many courses becom e.

Rapid Elearning and MOOCs: Keeping Up with Change

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Think just about the past year or so: mobile devices now outnumber people, online entertainment is rapidly eclipsing television watching, and you no longer have to leave your house to earn a degree. Enter the “rapid elearning MOOC.”. The idea of rapid elearning has been around since 2004. According to de Vries, the main elements of rapid elearning are as follows: Elearning can be developed in three weeks or less.