Simplified User Experience – A Top Priority for LMS Design Interface

Simplified User Experience - A Top Priority for LMS Design Interface

Recently, I visited an elderly couple who are in their 70s; they complained to me that their 4G dongle cannot be hooked up to their iPad. They confessed that they have been spoilt with the intuitive design of the iPad and would use it for all their online activities. That they are not being able access Internet through their hi-speed 4G dongle (as it is does not have Wi-Fi), on their iPad was, indeed, frustrating to them.

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Gamification of LMS – Part2

Gamification of LMS - Part2

“When you have game like platform where knowledge is applied, knowledge becomes a resource. The more you know, the better you are at the game” – Eugene Sheely

In my previous blog, I have discussed about gamification and how Linkedin adopted the concept of gamification. Let us see how the gamification concept can be incorporated in LMS and what elements can be added to motivate the learner.

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Strategic Benefits of Outsourcing eLearning

By Mandal Mohan Rao

Strategic Benefits of Outsourcing eLearning

We all are aware of the rise in eLearning outsourcing across the globe. According to the Global Industry Analysts Inc. report, the turnover of the global learning services outsourcing market is expected to reach up to $6.0 billion by 2015. What can be the reason behind this phenomenal growth of eLearning outsourcing?

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Tips for Customizing an LMS – Free eBook

Tips for Customizing an LMS – Free eBook

An effective training administration is very essential for any organization that  understands the importance of  employee learning. Technology plays an important role in this process in the form of Learning Management Systems (LMSs). Today’s LMSs are robust and powerful with several customizable features. However, not all features are relevant to an organization and those present may not completely cater to the needs of the organization.

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Gamification of LMS – Part 1

Gamification of LMS - Part 1

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. – Benjamin Franklin”

Gamification has become a buzz word in the eLearning training domain.According to Adam Penenberg, author of ‘PLAY AT WORK’, Fortune 500 companies are using games to train and engage their employees. The games will enhance the employees to be better trained and focused on their jobs.

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Does the Advent of HTML5 Sound the Death Knell for Flash?

Does the Advent of HTML5 Sound the Death Knell for Flash?

For years, Adobe Flash was the choice of eLearning developers because this incredible tool facilitated the creation of wonderful learning experiences. It allowed the incorporation of highly complex animations, advanced interactivities such as drag and drop, simulations, role plays and so on – it helped unleash the creativity of the eLearning developer. It appeared that Flash occupied a pivotal position in the world of eLearning. Then why is its position being threatened by a new technology – HTML5?

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Easy Steps to Create a Manual Drop-down List in Articulate Storyline

Easy Steps to Create a Manual Drop-down List in Articulate Storyline

Have you ever thought that the easiest of eLearning software will trouble you with its many easy options? Frankly, I never thought so, But it did trouble me.

When I was working on a client’s course I was expected to create an interactive slide which contained drop-down lists. When a user submits an answer, check marks should appear if the answer is correct and cross marks should appear if it is wrong.

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