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Corporate Compliance Training: Elearning as a Solution to Deal with Fraud and Corrupt Conduct. Corporate Compliance Training, Australian Elearning Case Study. Top 5 Best Practices for Instructional Design in Elearning. eLearning Case Study: Convert University Courses to Web-Based eLearning Programs. Arabic Linguistic Skills Training, multilingual e-learning solutions. International Women’s Day: Influential Women Who Made Impact in eLearning. “A woman is the full circle.

International Women’s Day: Influential Women Who Made Impact in eLearning

Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform.” This quote by Diane Mariechild reiterates the power of a woman, her ability to mold herself to the tough situations, and transform the world with her thoughts and ideas. On the occasion of International Women’s Day, we bring you the Influential and Inspiring Women who are also the thought leaders in eLearning 2017. These women have made their mark in the eLearning or corporate training world with their thoughts, books, ideologies, philosophies, and so on. Rebecca Stromeyer – Owner of ICWE She is the co-founder and Director of Integrated Communications, Worldwide Events (ICWE) that organizes International Conferences, Workshops and Exhibitions focusing on education and training. Laura Overton, Founder and CEO of Towards Maturity As Managing Director of Towards Maturity, Laura is passionate about helping organizations deliver improved performance through learning innovation.

Articulate Storyline 2: Running notes of course print or email. Rapid eLearning Approach to Convert University Courses into Web-Based eLearning Programs. Top 5 Best Practices for Instructional Design in Elearning. We, eLearning Instructional Designers, are here by accident.

Top 5 Best Practices for Instructional Design in Elearning

We have inspiring personal stories. We enjoy our job to the core because it teaches new things everyday – that are aligned with our interests and strengths. We figure out the ways to teach our learners effectively so that it translate the knowledge into performance. We embrace both traditional learning methodologies as well as the modern technologies. While designing and developing learning experiences, we tend to wear many hats, juggle many roles, work with many stakeholders… Huh, the list goes on! In this blog, I am not going to explain the tips to enhance your instructional design career but I want you to take a pause to figure out the five important lessons you can learn from pencil.

First Quality: “You are capable of great things, but you must never forget that there is a hand guiding your steps. Get to know your learnersStep into learner’s shoes to understand how they learnBe mindful while working with SMEs. Top Learning Management system for Corporate Training. As eLearning is moving towards its best forms, using a learning managment system (LMS) is no more an option but a necessity for training needs.

Top Learning Management system for Corporate Training

Swift HCM is releasing its next version of LMS which is an easily adaptable, vivid and customized product which possesses the guaranteed features that meets all the training, learning and development needs.Swift LMS has all the essential ingredients for your online training needs. User-Friendly: With simple user interface, Swift LMS is an easy to access and neatly packaged to enhance the user experience. Articulate Storyline 2 Advanced Drag and Drops Interactions. In most of the HTML5 eLearning authoring tools like Articulate Rise, Elucidat, Adapt etc., all the eLearning interactions including drag and drop are very elegant with subtle and smooth animations.

Articulate Storyline 2 Advanced Drag and Drops Interactions

I always prefer to have such smooth experience in Articulate Storyline’s HTML5 courses as well. Since it’s not a default feature in HTML 5 version of Storyline, I created a plugin specific for Articulate Storyline drag-and-drop interactions. In this blog, we will see how to use this plugin to enhance the user experience in Articulate Storyline. You can watch the video demo of the plugin and download it as well at the end of this blog. Before we dive into the process, let’s have look at the final outcome with help of the animation below. Step 1: Download the plugin from the demo and unzip it. Step 2: Build your drag-and-drop slide the way you want it to be. Lectora 17 Inspire for Responsive eLearning, Mobile Learning. Best Practices for Cost Effective Translation and Localization of eLearning Courses.

Learning becomes more meaningful when it is culturally relevant and engaging.

Best Practices for Cost Effective Translation and Localization of eLearning Courses

And corporate eLearning or online training is more effective when delivered in the learner’s native language. Translation and localization of the eLearning content for globally dispersed learners brings consistency in training. It helps the workforce to understand the company’s policies and procedures effectively while delivering the consistent message across the organization. 5E Instructional Model for eLearning Preferred by NASA. Custom eLearning development is one of the challenging as well as an interesting area for an instructional designer.

5E Instructional Model for eLearning Preferred by NASA

Its major challenge lies in finding efficient and effective learning solutions that meet unique learning needs. In this blog, I will describe 5 E’s instructional model and propose important suggestions to implement it in eLearning. First, we will begin with a reference from NASA eClips which says… “NASA eClips™ supports the 5E constructivist learning cycle, helping students build their own understanding from experiences and new ideas.” Source: Constructivism is one of the prominent theories in teaching learning process. Lectora CourseMill Learning Management for elarning courses. Lectora CourseMill Version 7 – An affordable and simpler Learning Management System (LMS) by Trivantis Delivering eLearning to employees as part of corporate training has never been so easy.

Lectora CourseMill Learning Management for elarning courses

Lectora CourseMill LMS is a cost-effective software application platform which is flexible and powerful to customize as per your organizational learning needs. It enables organizations to deliver, track and manage Learning effectively. CourseMill is a customizable and fully scalable LMS and enables you to host on your server or let Trivantis host the eLearning content for you. Did you know? In year 2017, CourseMill featured in Top 50 LMS Report published by The Craig Weiss Group, LLC. With Lectora CourseMill, you can plan for 50 MB per course and if course contains heavy videos or audios, plan for 100 MB. The distinguishing features of Lectora CourseMill are… Lectora 17 Inspire for Responsive eLearning, Mobile Learning. Trivantis is one of the long-established brands in eLearning Industry.

Lectora 17 Inspire for Responsive eLearning, Mobile Learning

Lectora Desktop 17, popularly known as Lectora 17 Inspire is the latest version of Lectora from Trivantis. Lectora 17 Inspire, a powerful desktop course authoring application, provides every feature required to develop custom eLearning solutions. Top 5 elearning interactions for online learning courses. eLearning is a technology platform which enables you to unleash creativity and develop impactful learning experiences.

Top 5 elearning interactions for online learning courses

One of the best strategies to enhance learning effectiveness is to keep your learner engaged with the course content. And this can be achieved via meaningful eLearning interactions that hook your learners and facilitate an active learning in self-paced eLearning courses. Let’s discuss 5 eLearning interactions and the corresponding engaging utility. 1. Cowboy Shooting – Gamified eLearning Assessment Assessments are generally least appealing slides in a course. Cowboy Shooting is one of the best examples of gamified elearning assessment (time-based).

Challenge: Solve all the questions by selecting correct answers within the predefined time. Mechanism: The game is divided into three levels. Learner will not be allowed to progress to next level until he/she doesn’t answer or clear all the questions of current level. Articulate Storyline 360 Vs Rise - Building responsive elearning. “Responsive eLearning design” is the need of the hour for multi-device eLearning.

Articulate Storyline 360 Vs Rise - Building responsive elearning

It is the best approach to deliver the eLearning content that adapts and responds to all devices providing optimal mobile learning experience with its HTML5 output. Authoring tools such as Elucidat, Adobe Captivate 9, Articulate Storyline 360 and Articulate Rise can make the eLearning development job even easier without any coding knowledge. With the wide range of available options in responsive authoring tools, it is very important for an eLearning developer to pick the right tool that fits the requirements appropriately in a more cost-effective manner. In this blog, we will help you decide the best tool that fits your responsive eLearning requirement while comparing Articulate Storyline 360 Vs Articulate Rise with the help of a sample course.