Clive on Learning

I had an online demo of Rapid Intake's new online authoring tool Unison , and I must admit I was impressed. Unison has the flavour of a web 2.0 Unison is created in Adobe Flex, with an attractive Flash interface. I intend to try authoring for real with Unison to see whether it lives up to its claims. tool which, although not free, is pretty close.

Unison - Collaborative eLearning Development

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

When I first saw Unison a few months ago, my only thought was, "WOW! Unison is focused on providing a great experience for the entire development team and supporting the collaborative development process. I look forward to seeing more of Unison at AG|08 in April. Rapid Intake has been quietly working on a killer elearning app. I totally dropped the ball on this one.


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How to Package an e-Learning Course for any SCORM LMS Using Rapid Intake Unison by Jeff Batt

Learning Solutions Magazine

Here’s the quick way to do this if you are using Rapid Intake Unison. Getting a course ready to go with a SCORM LMS can be tricky.

How to Use Real-time Collaboration to Build and Review e-Learning Courses Online with Rapid Intake Unison by Jeff Batt

Learning Solutions Magazine

Collaborative authoring features in Rapid Intake Unison make it possible for several developers. to work on a course at the same time. These features include automatic saving of changes, a. version history that supports rolling back to earlier versions, the ability to lock changes, and. developer chat. Tips about these and more are in this article!

Rapid Intake® Unison™: The Pros and Cons of Authoring e-Learning in the Cloud by PJ Babcock and Dan Cox

Learning Solutions Magazine

As SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solutions become more widely adopted, movement to. collaborative online course authoring is increasing. This review explores one example of these. always on” tools that are accessible from any Web browser. The authors identify some. attractive advantages, as well as some potential reasons for staying with desktop authoring.

How to Build Branching Scenario Simulations by Jeff Batt

Learning Solutions Magazine

Here is a five-step tip for creating these in ProForm Rapid eLearning Studio and Unison Collaborative Course Authoring. You can build branching soft skill simulations that play like a game. The simulations you build can have multiple outcomes.

How to Convert PowerPoint Presentations With Embedded Audio and Synchronized Animation by Jeff Batt

Learning Solutions Magazine

While Unison is a good tool for creating interactive activities, you can also use it to upload and convert PowerPoint presentations, including animation, audio, and synchronization timing settings. Here’s a step-by-step guide!

New Interactive Flash Templates for eLearning!

eLearning Brothers

Articulate, Captivate, Unison, Lectora, etc.) We’d like to announce our latest interactive Flash template set: iStyle. Have you ever wanted to have a library of pre-made Flash interactions and activities? Templates that look great and could be easily integrated with your eLearning authoring software? Do you also want the source files so you can edit anything that you’d like? Now you can! The eLearning Flash templates are easy to edit, look amazing, and provide the source files.

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Six trends that impact L&D in 2018 and beyond

Challenge to Learn

These trends are not isolated from one another, they are deeply interconnected and to be considered in unison to form a future-proof L&D strategy. Recently we have published a research report that identified six trends that impact the learning and development landscape in 2018 and beyond. Besides identifying these trends, the paper also gives recommendations on how to react to these trends by suggesting a new learning strategy based on the employee-generated learning model.

Easily Create eLearning Games and Interactions

eLearning Brothers

Rapid Intake (Unison and Proform). The Interaction Builder is online software that quickly creates Flash games and interactions that are easily imported into your rapid eLearning authoring tool. Building interactions is easy. Create everything online and then download a file to insert into your course. No programming skills needed. No software to install. Over 80 interactions and games. Over 100 themes.

How LMX Works


It is a collection of technologies that function in unison to enable machines to feel, interpret, act, and learn at human-like levels of intelligence. In the language services industry, advances in interpretation technology continue to develop.

New Interactive Flash Templates for eLearning!

eLearning Brothers

Articulate, Captivate, Unison, Lectora, etc.) We’d like to announce our latest interactive Flash template set: iStyle. Have you ever wanted to have a library of pre-made Flash interactions and activities? Templates that look great and could be easily integrated with your eLearning authoring software? Do you also want the source files so you can edit anything that you’d like? Now you can! The eLearning Flash templates are easy to edit, look amazing, and provide the source files.

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New Tool: Create Awesome eLearning Interactions Online

eLearning Brothers

To-date we have tested in Articulate, ProForm, Unison, Captivate 4, Atlantic Link, Adobe Presenter, Udutu, Adobe Connect, Lectora, and Toolbook. Make your eLearning Awesome! Quickly create eLearning Interactions. We’re excited to announce that you can now build amazing flash activities, quizzes, and games without using Flash or any programming.

LMS and LXP: What’s the Difference?


Its big advantage is that it can replace in-person training or be used in unison with it. Modern online learning shouldn’t take a single form.

Thrive Through Change: Supporting Aged Care Providers Through Digital Transformation

Powerhouse Hub

While there are providers out there using digital technologies in an attempt improve workflow and create transparency, the systems they put in place aren’t necessarily working in unison and don’t support the use of data to enhance their quality of care.

Talent Management is an Emerging Business Strategy

Training Industry

It requires many moving parts to work in unison. Many would say that talent management is a mature approach to building and sustaining a strong talent pipeline for companies. Additionally, the term was popularized from a McKinsey publication in 1998 entitled, “War on Talent.” This study looked at organizations from around the globe and the best practices among global companies for how they manage a comprehensive talent management strategy.

The Aesthetics of Games

Kapp Notes

In Civilization V, the animation of the farmers cultivating the land in unison creates a sense of people at work which again supports the story. It might not seem like it but aesthetics–art, beauty and visual elements—are part of every game from the symmetry of the tic-tac-toe game space to the clever little Monopoly pieces and all the way to the cinematic detail of a video game like Red Dead Redemption with its panoramic views of the American Wild West.

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5 long-lasting lessons from 2021 to speed up workforce competitiveness in an accelerated world

CLO Magazine

All these elements should work in unison to produce a speed-enabling ecosystem. Businesses have faced many drastic changes during the times of the pandemic.

How Entrepreneurs Can Stop Spinning Their Business Wheels

The Performance Improvement Blog

A company needs everyone rowing in unison. I have written about the power of visioning in recent blog posts. Gino Wickman, in his book, Traction: Get a Grip on Your Business , explains in a very practical way, how entrepreneurs can turn a vision into reality in their businesses. Wickman’s book is like a manual for doing very useful strategic planning; not the kind that is handed down from on high or is one more document collecting dust on the shelf.

Using Challenges to Drive Employee Performance


All three act in unison – with the KPI section reflecting longer-term goals (monthly, perhaps), notifications to drive immediate action, driving very short-term goals, and, in the middle, challenges, which we will discuss here. Employees have a lot of things competing for their attention. As managers we want them to focus on what’s important.

One prediction already on target

Clive on Learning

" I was either inspired or lucky (you choose) because since then a beta of RapideL-i was announced and then earlier this week I was treated to a sneak preview of a new tool called Unison from Rapid Intake , the makers of Flashform. On January 3rd I laid out my e-learning predictions for 2008. One of these was: "We'll see more online rapid e-learning authoring environments come on the market, perhaps even open source."

Online Course Review for Courses in Development

Take an e-Learning Break

Rapid Intake, the guys who gave us ProForm and Unison, announced its new online collaborative course review software, called REVIEW™, that allows any course developer to post a course online and collect and manage course review feedback and comments.

What eLearning Strategy?

Zephyr Learning

Learning should always run in unison with work, therefore access to learning and how the learning fits in to this culture is important. I had a conversation with someone recently (we will call her Ann) who gave me her view of elearning within her organisation. We didn’t talk much about the look and feel of the elearning solutions she encountered, but more about the ability to access the learning.

How would I create my own slide transition?

Yukon Learning

Now that all desired objects are selected on the Timeline, we will leave them as such for the next three steps, allowing us to execute actions for all of them in unison. The user’s understanding of the subject matter is the chief objective when building e-Learning.

Market, Sell and Deliver your Courses Online with the Shopify LMS Integration


Further into the blog, let’s find out what happens when these two amazingly amazing platforms, i.e. Shopify LMS blend into unison. Having put in a considerable amount of time and money in creating fantastic course content, have you ever felt that you could probably sell your courses to those who need it? People out there are hungry for information, but at the same time they’ve become highly selective of the source from where the information is getting generated.

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Storytellers Become The Story: Obama and Hilary

Vignettes Learning

When trouble develops, they gasp in unison, and when desires are fulfilled they smile together. Synthesis: Results of a neuroscience study explain how storytelling builds empathy among people who collectively listen to it. If plain storytelling could already create impact, imagine what interactive narratives using state-of-the-art technologies could further achieve.

Engagement, impact and the road ahead: tessello User Forum

Brightwave Group

Monica Hirst , National Officer at UNISON and head of the Learning Space. 21st MAR / 2019. Times. AM – 12:00 PM. Venue. The Studio, 30 Berners Street, London W1. Join the team and your fellow tessello users at our first User Forum event. We’ve spent a lot of time recently thinking about the vision for our next phase of development.

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Gamification is the cherry, not the cake!


In order for these motivations to work in unison, the quality of both has to be high. Gamification – in the past we’ve chatted about how it’s a valuable tool for engaging and motivating users of your product. It taps into our love of achievement and a sense of progression. This is particularly true of eLearning, as gamification mechanics help keep a learner progressing through their training.

The Hour of Code: Kids Learn to Code

TechSmith Camtasia

shouted a classroom of excited fourth graders in unison after taking part in the second annual Hour of Code. The Hour of Code is a movement. A global effort to show the world that anyone, anywhere, can learn to code. As of today, over 104,000,000 students have been reached in over 180 countries, with more events and opportunities popping up every year. If you’re curious about participating in the hour of code in your school, check out their website.

How to activate a trophic cascade: the important role of team learning in functional transformation

CLO Magazine

Like the wolves reacting in fluid unison with the prey’s every shift, our training directors also had to read body language and detect audience angst, then pivot accordingly back to the fundamental guiding principles.

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Why Small Businesses require Development Services or Websites


The developers and designers of your website need to work in unison to make your website functional in accordance with your business’ key priorities and conception. Businesses, whether small or big, require functional websites in this era to represent them anytime, and anywhere.

And the LMS selection winner is…

eLearning Development

If you’ve been following this blog, you may recall my past posts about Rapid Intake’s Unison and Flashform. (By By the way, Unison just won the Brandon Hall Gold Award for Best Innovation in Learning Technology.) After over a year of looking and talking with several LMS vendors, I finally chose an LMS - ClickCourse from Rapid Intake. My requirements were pretty simple with cost at the top of the list.

E-learning News September 2010

eLearning 24-7

When you register and attend Social Learning: C the New, C the Possible and C the Evolution , you will be entered to win a one year subscription to Rapid Intake’s online, collaborative rapid authoring tool, Unison™. Unison allows e-learning developers to build, test, review and publish Flash-based courses in minutes, from any computer connected to the internet. A lot of news happening this month, so let’s get started right away. 911 E-Learning Webinar Series Kicks Off.

Selecting an LMS: Top 8 Considerations


Instead, each software solution forms part of an ecosystem that works in unison to automate tasks and improve workflows. What makes a great LMS that’s worth your business’s investment? With so many options on the market, this is more complicated than you may think.

Why ‘Workforce Success’ is the new Customer Success


This difference in the make-up of our workforce is only one of three seismic changes occurring in unison. A brief history of Customer Success By now you are probably familiar with the term ‘Customer Success’.

New mLearning Authoring Offerings - Wave #1

mLearning Trends

Rapid Intake is considering releasing their mobility options as both a standalone mlearning authoring tool as well as via an extension to their core Unison offering.

The Theory and Practice Gap in eLearning


By collaborating effectively with researchers, the practitioners can become co-constructors of eLearning programs and and work in unison to brigde the theory and practice gap. Often, eLearning professionals believe that they have been working on the latest educational technology. They are confident of their best practice knowledge in andragogical design, feeling they have completed their research on the content and the learner analysis.

Allison Rosset Guest Post: Evaluation—Words Into Action?

The Learning Circuits

When workplace learning and performance (WLP) professionals are asked about the four levels of evaluation, in the USA and beyond, they respond in unison: “Level 1 is reaction, 2 is knowledge; 3 is behavior in the workplace; and Level 4 is results.” This is one of those topics that never goes away. It reigns supreme in just about every needs study for workplace learning professionals. We say we want to do more and know more.

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Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

7 Rapid Intake Unison – One of the first RCATs to offer collaborative capabilities on the net. Unison ranked earlier, ProForm – hopefully shelved at some point and mLearning studio. While traditionally best of the best are announced in December, I decided why wait. I mean it is not like something is going to change in just a few weeks for any such product. Before I get to the list, people always want to know how do I decide what constitutes the best of the best.