The Purpose Driven Instructional Designer

Do you often struggle when answering the simple question, "What do you do for a living"? Learn how my child's answer to the question, "What does your mommy do when you're at work" helped change the way I describe my work, and so much more. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

6 Hurdles That Hinder Online Training Knowledge Transfer

Online training is not only more convenient and cost-effective, it also helps employees absorb and retain information. However, there are still obstacles that organizations must consider. In this article, I'll discuss 6 hurdles that hinder online training knowledge transfer and tips to overcome them. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

11 Principles Of eLearning: Demystified And Applied

For maximum impact, courses should be strategically designed with a combination of Instructional Design principles. But to effectively apply these principles, you must first have a clear understanding of their influence. Here, we demystify 11 of them. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 Basic Principles Of Instructional Systems Design

Strategies must include both practical experiences for learners to achieve core competencies in each area, as well as theory—the ‘why’ behind the result. With that in mind, here are 5 basic principles of effective Instructional Systems Design. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Looks Do Matter: How Visuals Shape eLearning

Visuals play a crucial role in eLearning courses. A visual strategy is as important as the instructional strategy for your course. There are a number of options when you want to include visuals in your course. Know more about them here. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Using Design Thinking To Create Better Custom eLearning Solutions

Design thinking is a recent phenomenon in the world of eLearning and it is a method that combines empathy, ideation, and problem-solving of complex and undefined problems. In this article, I will discuss how design thinking can be applied to create better eLearning courses. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

3 Tips For Incorporating Infographics Into Training

Do your training programs include infographics to present complex content in an easily digestible way, as well as to reinforce key concepts throughout the programs? Use these 3 tips to ensure your infographics add value to your program. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.