Posts Tagged ‘e-Learning’

Thursday’s Trending e-Learning Topic: The Global Nature of e-Learning

Disney was right—it is a “small world after all.” Or maybe the world just seems small because e-Learning and other technologies—like cloud development—are bringing us closer together. Training programs are no longer isolated courses delivered in the office conference room and then forgotten. Today an employee in Fargo, North Dakota, could be taking the same…

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5 Reasons Learners Hate Your Online Course

Pet peeves. Everyone has them. And as it turns out, learners might have a lot more pet peeves about your course than you realize! Today at Your Everything for e-Learning Place, we’re shining the light on 5 pet peeves learners have about online training courses. 1. Patronizing Tone Does your course really need a slide…

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5 Ways to Win the e-Learning Race Against Time

There’s an ongoing race against time for e-Learning developers. Wouldn’t you like to win that race? You’re about to learn 5 strategies that can help you create courses quickly—and declare victory!  Try these 5 strategies to win the e-Learning race against time:  1. Narrow your focus.  Sometimes people want to use training to solve a…

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Great Reads on Gamification

Gamification is everywhere—from Cheez-It Scrabble Junior, which gamifies snack crackers, to the popular Fitbit fitness tracking bands. And just this morning, I heard a commercial announcing that Monopoly is back at McDonalds. Gamification is clearly working for McDonalds; they’ve been doing Monopoly for as long as I can remember (even all the way back to…

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e-Learning What Not to Do… BuzzFeed Style!

Here at Your Everything for e-Learning Place, we pride ourselves on offering you all the resources you need to create the best e-Learning. We provide video demos, webinars, suggestions on instructional design books to read, graphic design tips and more.  But maybe you don’t have time to sit there and read through that many resources.…

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The Essentials of Typography for e-Learning

In college, I had to take an entire semester of Typography. That’s right—in the realm of higher education, there exists a semester-long, 400-level course all about typefaces. Spoiler alert: If you’re trying to tell the difference between Arial and Helvetica, look at the differences of the uppercase G or the lowercase t. Or you can…

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Trends We’re Watching in the e-Learning World

Here at Your Everything for e-Learning Place, we’re keeping our eyes on the latest e-Learning trends. We see what’s popular, what’s effective and what you should totally jump in on. Today, I’m going to share a few of these trends with you—because what fun would it be if we kept all the news to ourselves?…

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Why e-Learning is Global-Friendly—for Your Team and Learners

The popularity of e-Learning is more than just the latest craze in your home country. It’s a world-wide game changer, shaping the way Learning & Development departments and HR managers look at mandatory employee training. According to eLearning Industry, the estimated 5 year annual growth rate for the Asian e-Learning market is 17.3%. Following close…

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Thursday’s Trending e-Learning Topic: Gamification

              This Thursday, the trending topic is Gamification! Gamification makes learning more engaging by using game mechanics and game thinking in a non-game context—like e-Learning courses. Statistics show that gamification can lead to a 100% to 150% pickup in engagement metrics. If you’re looking to join the gamification trend,…

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The Benefits of e-Learning Authoring in the Cloud

Chillin’ in the cloud has its benefits. That’s why we created an infographic to show you what cloud authoring can do for your e-Learning team and your organization. Enjoy! Think you need one (or more) of the benefits in this infographic? Cloud authoring is your solution. We can help you get started! Just email Info@Lectora.com…

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