Using Imagery In Storytelling Is More Than Important For Learners

A process is more easily taught when it is wrapped in an interesting package. This article looks at how you could start using imagery in storytelling in order to draw a learner in and improve their learning experience. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Instructional Designers And Learning Officers: Storytelling Is In – PowerPoint Is Out

In his 2108 Letter to Shareholders, Jeff Bezos, Founder of Amazon, banished PowerPoint presentations from executive meetings and replaced them with “Narrative Structures.” Culture Shock! Storytelling instead of Bullet Points! Yes, you heard right. And if anyone knows a good idea, it’s probably Jeff. Amazon’s executive meetings now begin with participants spending 30 minutes reading stories about ideas and then discussing them. And it’s Bezos’ idea. The man who went from a new retailing idea to the world’s richest man in 23 years is advocating storytelling. And once again he’s right. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

ARG Development: 10 Tips To Create An Effective ARG Story

Regardless of whether your Alternate Reality Game is for entertainment and marketing or training and performance improvement, creating the story is a creative endeavor. Like most creative endeavors, it can be a messy activity. And each person will go about it differently. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Why Storytelling Works In eLearning

One of the most effective ways to convey information in eLearning is by getting your audience to care about the content. Creating relatable content via storytelling can help establish a genuine connection, increasing engagement and comprehension. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

3 Tips For More Powerful eLearning Storytelling

The mark of a good story is a lasting effect on the reader, the feeling that they have connected with the story, and the compulsion to share it with others. Here are 3 ways to achieve this experience with your learning. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Create Immersive eLearning Courses With Story-Based And Scenario-Based Learning Approaches

Stories and scenarios create a great impact on the learning process, as the learners are emotionally connected to the content being taught. In this article, I will share few examples of how to combine story-based learning and a scenario-based learning approach for an immersive eLearning experience. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

ARG Story Structure: The Hero’s Journey In Game-Based Training

The story in an ARG created for corporate training can help to create structure as well as change direction in gameplay. The monomyth, or hero's journey, is a complex narrative pattern that has been established as the primary way in which stories have been structured from mythology to modern day movies. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.