Using Voice Over Services For Workplace Learning

Companies are not only using technology to provide virtual services to B2B clients and B2C customers. They’re also using it to better integrate employees internally. For those that employ foreign staff, the services of a voice over agency can help to settle those employees more quickly.

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The #1 Reason You Don’t Like Hearing Your Own Voice In An eLearning Course

Has this ever happened to you? You record the voiceover for an eLearning project, and when you play it back, you think “Yuck! Do I really sound like that?”. Or maybe you hear your outgoing voice mail message and think there must be something wrong because your voice can’t possibly sound that way…

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7 Tips To Use Audio Narration In Online Training

Life is full of tradeoffs and so is your development cycle. What kind of learners are likely to benefit most from audio narration in online training and when? Does relying on narration have a potential downside for other types of learners? In this article, we look to Mayer and other researchers for guidance.

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The Voyager Company: Bob Stein’s Voyage

Bob Stein has been thinking about the book and interactive media for almost four decades. His pioneering work as founder of the interactive media publisher The Voyager Company changed the course of how we viewed interactive multimedia, and he still thinking about the future of the book.

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Research Shows Text To Speech For eLearning Beneficial To Students

This article makes the case that using Text To Speech for eLearning has been proven to help students learn. Some claim that only a professional voice talent can successfully teach students in eLearning software, but research proves otherwise.

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Top 9 Sites For FREE eLearning Music And Sound Effects

Have you already created a soundtrack for your upcoming eLearning course? Do your branching scenarios and serious games include realistic sound effects that enhance immersion? If not, then you may want to peruse these top 9 sites for free eLearning music and sound effects.

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7 Best Practices To Produce eLearning Podcasts

Podcasts are entertaining, mobile-friendly, and easily digestible. When learners need a quick dose of information, they just slide on their headphones and press play. In this article, I’ll discuss the 7 best practices for creating eLearning podcasts that make the perfect addition to any eLearning strategy.

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