Whenever I tell somebody I work for an eLearning solutions provider, they roll their eyes and say, ‘those boring courses?!’ So, I thought it was about time I tried to set the record straight, and disprove three common misconceptions about eLearning.Read More
Some of you may have seen my recent webinar about “Accessibility & Closed Captioning in Storyline 360”, where we covered a range of options for providing audio or video transcripts for users who, for whatever reason, can’t access the sound elements of your course.Read More
People often cringe at the thought of off-the-shelf eLearning content; many believe off-the-shelf courses are full of generic content, are difficult (or impossible) to edit and will never fit into organizational goals.
Although off-the-shelf eLearning courses aren’t ideal for everyone, they do have their advantages in many situations. Read on to learn the five ways off-the-shelf eLearning content can help your organization.Read More
It's well known among learning professionals that today's learners are more distracted and less engaged. When learners are distracted by smartphones, emails and the internet, how do we ensure our courses are effective, easy to digest and keep learners attention?
This is a challenge faced by instructional designers every day, and Karen Quinton, Head of our content development division, tackled this problem in her most recent webinar 'Designing better courses'.Read More
A storyboard is said to be “a map that guides eLearning professionals through every twist and turn of their eLearning course design”. Storyboards improve efficiency, allowing you to confirm the finer details before build, and are a great way to communicate ideas to stakeholders. There are many ways to storyboard for eLearning, but we think there are 7 best practices you should follow no matter how you choose to storyboard your eLearning course:Read More