Unison

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.

eLearning Development News » Have you seen Unison yet?

eLearning Development

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.

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.

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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?

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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.

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?

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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.

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.

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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.

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.

Gamification is the cherry, not the cake!

LearnUpon

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.

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."

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

Paradiso

Further into the blog, let’s find out what happens when these two amazingly amazing platforms, i.e. Shopify LMS blend into unison.

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.

What is it about games.?

Learning with e's

One delegate tweeted during the event that they had never before witnessed such a bizarre occurrence at a conference - several professionals in unison shouting out ''kill that insect!'' Just what is so special about games playing? Why is it so popular with all ages?

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The missing ingredient (secret sauce?)

Spark Your Interest

Dan Pontefract had us chanting (in unison) “Tear Down This Wall&# at various points in his talk. Image via Wikipedia. On Saturday, October 23rd, I was lucky enough to be one of the select participants at the TEDxUBC event – themed FastForward Ed.

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Using Challenges to Drive Employee Performance

Gameffective

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.

Don’t Know Much About History

CLO Magazine

That was the thunderous clap of America’s history teachers slapping their foreheads in unison. Mike Prokopeak, VP, Editor in Chief.

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.

The Hour of Code: Kids Learn to Code

Visual Lounge

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.

The Theory and Practice Gap in eLearning

eFront

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.

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.

The Theory and Practice Gap in eLearning

eFront

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use.

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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Whos the Boss Women Business and Leadership

Training Industry

The best way to achieve parity is to work toward that goal in unison. You’ve all heard about – perhaps even talked about – the issue of women’s roles in the leadership ranks and business. The conversation continues, though it’s happily evolved from the 1970s Equal Rights Amendment days (as if there could even be a debate about that) to Hillary Clinton’s famous 18 million cracks in the glass ceiling.

Is training an investment?

Clive on Learning

"Oh, please accept our apologies for this misunderstanding," say the senior management team in unison, "how much money is it that you want?" With the economic downturn in full swing (assuming, that is, that downturns can swing) and training budgets as ever looking vulnerable as the first candidate for cuts, I'm beginning to hear once more that well-honed argument that training should be regarded as an investment and not an expense. As if that was all there was to it!

Latest E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

Rapid Intake Unison. So that a more constant date is set each week for this blog, the topic “Latest Content Authoring Tools Trends&# will be posted Tuesday morning, July 19th. Then going forward, each Tuesday a new blog posting will appear. This month’s news and notes includes details on the E-Learning 24/7 Course Authoring Tool Shootut, A new Content Authoring Tool Directory along with interesting data points, LMS Info and final tidbits.

Rapid (Collaborative) Authoring Tools for developers/SMEs in multiple locations

Janet Clarey

Unison Web-based e-Learning Development (Rapid Intake). I’ve been slicing and dicing our Authoring Tool KnowledgeBase and doing some online research in response to a question about collaborative rapid authoring tools that developers in multiple locations can use.