Posts by Christie Wroten

LUC 2017 Recap: Got Accessibility? Accessibility Tips and Tricks in Lectora Inspire and Lectora Online

LUC 2017 Session Recap

The breakout session “Got Accessibility? Accessibility Tips and Tricks in Lectora® Inspire and Lectora Online” was a joint presentation at the 2017 Lectora User Conference. Karen Ngowe, Senior Instructional Technologist at the CDC, teamed up with Dan Richards, Chief Learning Strategy Officer at Interactive Advantage. Together, Karen and Dan shared a ton of helpful accessibility…

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25 eLearning and L&D Thought Leaders to Watch in 2017

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Below are 25 thought leaders in the eLearning industry that we’re following right now. Note: these are organized in alphabetical order by last name. John Blackmon – Founder and Chief Technology Officer at Trivantis®, John also shares the latest eLearning trends and technology in webinars and whitepapers. He recently launched a new blog series for…

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LUC 2017 Recap: Designing a Responsive Lectora Template for Huntington Bank

LUC 2017 Session Recap

Attendees at the 2017 Lectora® User Conference got to see how Huntington Bank created a responsive Lectora template. Breakout session presenters Randy Meredith and Jay Russo created the responsive template after they were tasked with converting Huntington Bank desktop training to mobile in a short amount of time. Requirements at Huntington Bank included the following: they…

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LUC 2017 Recap: Everything I Need to Know I Learned From Gaming

LUC 2017 Session Recap

“Everything I Need to Know I Learned From Gaming” was a packed breakout session at the 2017 Lectora® User Conference. In this session, presented by Andy Lockwood of Auto-Owners Insurance, LUC 2017 attendees learned tons of gaming-inspired tips for their eLearning development. Above: Packed breakout session presented by Andy Lockwood, Auto-Owners Insurance.  One topic Andy discussed…

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Why Performance Support: 4 Observations About How People Learn

Modern learning must keep up with current and ever-changing learning habits. In addition to traditional eLearning courses, organizations are incorporating nontraditional learning—like performance support, mobile, and more. Performance support especially is a valuable way to provide employees with the information they need in the time of need. Take a look at 4 observations that Jane…

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LUC 2017 Recap: Communicate Using CourseMill LMS

LUC 2017 Session Recap

A learning management system not only provides a way for organizations to deliver eLearning content, but it also facilitates communication. At the 2017 Lectora® User Conference (LUC 2017), Michelle Shefveland from Anoka County shared the many ways they use CourseMill® LMS to communicate. In her breakout session, Michelle provided detailed handouts on what you can do…

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Making Engaging Online Training: Real Life Examples

Making Engaging Online Training

Mandatory training has gotten a bad reputation for being boring. But what if you took a course on corporate integrity—a potentially dull topic—and turned it into an interactive forest adventure on the “Corporate Integrity Trail,” complete with scenarios and knowledge checks that don’t even feel like quizzes? That’s what Kettering Health Network did in the…

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Karl Kapp’s Secrets to Creating Learner Engagement at LUC 2017

LUC 2017 Mission: Possible

This year at the 2017 Lectora® User Conference, Karl Kapp joined us in Cincinnati, Ohio, as the keynote speaker. Karl Kapp, Ed.D., is a researcher, author, speaker, professor, learning expert, and designer of instructional games. At LUC 2017, Karl kicked off the conference with a fantastic interactive presentation, “Mission Possible: Creating Learner Engagement.” He involved the…

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