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  • Provide Post Training Event Support

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    I often write about how much time is involved with creating a good online course. Well, the same is true for live training events. Multiple day workshops take an immense amount of preparation. Not only do you have content to worry about but now you also have to factor in the various logistics that are […]

  • Use Video Introductions for Courses

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    One common stumbling block for people creating courses is how to actually start the course. They have a good idea for the lesson sequence, the quizzes, assignments, and interaction points, but figuring out how to first present a learner to the content can be a daunting tasks. You don’t want to just throw them into […]

  • Motivation to Build Your Online Course

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    Creating an online course is tiring and at some point we all suffer from a lack of motivation. Even if we really love what we are working on there can be times where it is just impossible to sit down and put in the work. This is usually the sign that we need a break. […]

  • New Amazon Chime for Online Meetings

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    One question we often receive from people who are looking into using LearnDash as their LMS is if there is the ability to faciltiate online instruction or meetings. For live webinars and conferencing any platform that integrates with WordPress can be used in conjunction with LearnDash. Popular platforms include GoToMeeting, Skype, AnyMeeting, BigBlueButton, and GoogleHangouts. […]

  • Read These Instructional Design Articles

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    While I spend a lot of time writing about elearning, instructional design, and various technologies in our industry, I also enjoy reading what other people write. Our industry is one of diverse skill-sets, demands, and opinions. We all have a chance to learn from someone else’s experience. If you are an instructional designer then reading […]

  • Is “Insert Popular Industry Here” Dead?

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    We have all seen it. You are reading an article or on your favorite social network and see the infamous title: Is “Insert Popular Industry Here” Dead? Or in my case, the article I came across was “Is eLearning Dead?“ by an industry professional I have a lot of respect for, Karl Kapp. Naturally, the click-bait worked […]