In this episode of IDIODC, Tom Spiglanin, author of "Everyone's Guide to Teleworking", joins us to help us talk through the future ahead. Come join us and bring your stories of success and/or failure from the past 12 months.
In this episode you'll learn how to use visual communications to create engaging learning experiences. You'll explore how to use visual communication techniques to visualize your learning content and help your learners see what you're saying. Best of all, this episode will focus on tips anyone can use, regardless of their current art or graphic design skills.
In this episode, we were joined by special guest LaTarshia Wooten. We discussed why microlearning is a trend and what value it adds to your business. We also discuss different methods for creating microlearning videos and the pros and cons of each.
In this episode, with special guest Fergal Connelly, we will discuss some evidence-based approaches to designing learning that elicit learning transfer. Learn more about Instructional Designers In Offices Drinking Coffee on our website at IDIODC.com
Rachel Dillion joins us on this episode and will help us investigate slides, microlearning videos, and other common L&D project forms to determine what is and what is not working visually. This episode is about building a design vocabulary and our confidence to support our own design decisions.
In this episode we are excited to talk with an instructional designer who recently successfully navigated this common request: "Can you build us a training course?". There is a lot more to this story as well, from project management, to tool selection, to reviewing content, and gaining customer buy-in.
In this episode, our guest Bianca Baumann returns for her third appearance. She'll help us explore user persona examples to see how personas can be applied to your learning solutions. You’ll learn how to ensure your design actually aligns with learner personas and the biggest dos and don’ts when creating them.
Jumping into xAPI for the first time can seem daunting. Almost as daunting as learning to become an eLearning game designer. As luck would have it, we've found an eLearning game designer who recently took the plunge into the wonderful world of xAPI and used his knowledge of game design and blend the two as a learning opportunity.
In this episode of IDIODC, Jeff Kortenbosch walks us through the 20 questions you should ask before talking about training and will share his insights into why they work and how important it is to use these questions to gain clarity.
Storytelling is one way to facilitate connections for learners. But how do you find stories and how do you use them to support learning? And how do you use them in your eLearning? StoryTraining is a concept created by our guest in this episode. Hadiya Nuriddin explores how to unearth useful stories and deliver them to help learners understand new content, ideas, and behaviors. Storytelling has been an increasingly popular topic over the years and we're excited to bring this conversation to th...
In this episode of IDIODC, Sarah Mercier joins us to discuss a budget-friendly trend used in digital marketing that can be easily applied to workplace learning: email for continual learning and support. We'll explore how email can be used effectively for spaced learning and performance support. Learn pro tips for designing in this format, and see a variety of real-use cases. As we explore the possibilities of email as a learning experience platform, you'll learn practical ways to implement th...
In this episode of IDIODC we are joined by one of the most prominent names in our field: Dr. M. David Merrill. Everyone has read at least one of his books and has had their instructional design practice shaped by him in one way or another.