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by Michele Medved

Interviewing subject matter experts (SMEs) can be a chore, especially when you don’t have any real interest in the subject matter itself or when it’s hard to establish rapport with the expert. But here are seven simple tips that will save the day!

Tip   |   October 15, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

There’s more to creating engaging eLearning than just writing learning objectives and knowing how to use authoring software. People appreciate and respond to a good story, an unexpected surprise, or an eLearning design that gets their attention. Here are five tips that will help you achieve those results.

Tip   |   October 8, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

Games and gamification are gaining increasing attention as ways to support and enhance learning, but it can be difficult to find good advice to guide their design. Fortunately, The eLearning Guild has many resources to help you out. Here are five of them.

Tip   |   October 7, 2015
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by News Editor

Clarity Consultants will be attending the DevLearn 2015 Conference & Expo and would like to meet you.

News   |   September 23, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

Our colleagues in the IT department began talking about SMAC technologies several years ago, and slowly these have been making their way into instructional design and development. Here are four selections from The eLearning Guild archives for your consideration.

Tip   |   September 23, 2015
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by News Editor

ForgeFX is a proud simulator-development partner of JLG Industries, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of aerial work platforms, telehandlers, and other access equipment. Here is an example of the results of this partnership.

News   |   September 21, 2015
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by Trina Rimmer

Most of us don’t have the luxury of dismissing stock images from our design repertoire. But lack of diversity in stock photography is part of a larger cultural problem. We need to help people think differently, and one of the biggest ways to do that is to change the visuals we’re using so they better reflect the diverse lives we live. Here’s how!

Spotlight   |   September 17, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

Useful techniques for PowerPoint, Articulate Storyline, and Adobe Captivate, plus using scenario-based exams to better prepare tech-support and help-desk teams, and a fun little infographic on work life.

Spotlight   |   September 16, 2015
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by Bill Brandon

Connie Malamed has authored a new companion to her earlier book, Visual Language for Designers. This new book will give you all you need to create visuals for your eLearning with “production values” that will set it apart, head and shoulders above the rest. Learn (some would say “steal”) from the best. This book is that best.

Review   |   September 10, 2015
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by Max Yoder

Planning to include a video in your next eLearning production? Write the script first! Working from a script saves time and makes editing go much better, as you will learn from this article.

Tip   |   September 9, 2015
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