Self-directed learning is one way to reduce the effort and cost of building training. It also has long-term benefits to employees and organizations.
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Agile principles call for iterative and incremental development that improves as a project advances. It’s an effective way to make project corrections as requirements change. In this session, I speak with Megan Torrance about Agile project management for eLearning design and development.
In positive learning transfer, what a person learns in one situation enhances his or her performance in another situation. Real-world learning does this.
Visual Design for eLearning
Have you ever wondered whether those unique dingbat symbols have any purpose? Actually, they do. You probably know that dingbats are fonts that consist of little pictures, bullets and shapes that display in place of characters, numbers and punctuation.
When designing eLearning or training slides, you probably use plenty of images. Perhaps the images exist in different states of readiness and perhaps you organize them in different ways for each project. In some projects, you may not know what graphics you need until the last minute and in others you could be working from a detailed storyboard that specifies everything. […]
If your goal is to get better at visual design, you don’t need to be a talented artist. You just need to learn and apply the basic principles of visual design and practice, practice, practice. In this SlideShare presentation below, I’ve gathered up ten important principles and little tips from my book, Visual Design Solutions. […]