Adding instructional design case studies to your portfolio adds depth and insight to your work. It supplements the skills you want to demonstrate.
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In this episode, we’re exploring the wonderful world of no code tools. These are powerful apps that you can use without programming.
If it is difficult to transfer tacit knowledge through language, then how can it be passed on? Here are six proven strategies for inferring and acquiring tacit knowledge.
With access to millions of colors, it’s difficult to decide on a color palette for eLearning. Here are eight ways to come up with the colors for your next project.
We’re living in a time of exploding change and disruption. I speak with Brandon Carson who shows how Learning and Development can lead the way through the digital age where learning is the new business strategy.
Here is a seven-step process anyone can follow for building an instructional design portfolio from start to finish.
Thumbnail sketches are quick, rough sketches that let you play with multiple ideas. They have many uses in elearning design.
A future skill for instructional designers is designing for voice controls. I speak with Myra Roldan about conversation design for the voice user interface (VUI).
The quality assurance practices in the elearning industry are subpar. Hadiya Nuriddin explains how to improve the quality of your eLearning.
I speak with Etienne and Beverly Wenger-Trayner about the big ideas in their book, Learning to Make a Difference. They share ways that we can live and learn intentionally in a social learning context.
How should instructors and professors educate instructional designers to meet the needs of the modern workplace? This episode focuses on the challenges and solutions facing instructional design educators.
Story coach and author, Lisa Cron, reveals how to transform your learning scenarios and vignettes into must-read stories. If you use stories in your instructional design and learning design practice, you’ll want to listen.
Subject Matter Experts or SMEs are indispensable in learning design. Diane Elkins and Dawn Mahoney provide strategies for dealing with SMEs.
Information is ubiquitous and complex. In this episode, we discuss ways to create understanding from raw information.
Instructional design is evolving into learning experience design or LXD. We discuss the benefits for learners and learning professionals.
Have you ever considered starting a learning design career in higher education? Have you wondered if academia is the best fit for your preferences and interests? In this episode, Peter Shea and I discuss the roles that instructional designers play in higher education and what it’s like to work in that environment.
Once you understand accessible eLearning and inclusive design, you can’t turn back. Change your design habits to impact more lives.
Evidence informed learning design draws from cognitive psychology research. It focuses on applying learning science to instructional design.