Read This Before Scheduling An LMS Demo

Guest Contributor: Tracy King, Chief Learning Strategist and Founder of InspirEd.

When in the market for a new piece of technology, it’s natural to stop by the store and compare your options. Appropriate for a nice pair of wireless headphones, lightning fast laptop, or a shiny new HD TV. And helpful to compare features and reviews of mobile apps, software, or plugins. Which is why it seems reasonable when an organization decides to purchase an LMS they begin to schedule demos to take a look at the options.

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Expert Trainings on Instructional Design, Interactive Webinars, and Virtual Conferences

Just in time for your Fall events, the iCohere Academy has a great line up for webinars next week.

Here’s what we have planned for September:

Unified Learning Design Studio: Instructional Design

Tuesday, September 13,  3:30 – 4:30 pm U.S. Eastern. Free Event With Special Guest Dr. Amanda Batson, ADB Partners

amandabatsonheadshotThis month, Dr. Batson will be joined by Chief Learning Strategist & Founder of InspirEd Tracy King. Tracy is a thought leader in education strategy and learning experience design. Together, Dr. Batson and Tracy will share what you need to know for designing effective programs for adult learners and how to maximize engagement.

This series is packed with resources, tools and templates. Don’t miss out on this high quality training. Register Here

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Top Ten Reasons Associations Resist Hosting Online Events

In the last Meetings Without Walls course hosted by iCohere, we asked association leaders what was holding them back from hosting online events. Take a look at the top ten reasons below. Their answers might not surprise you. Continue reading

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How To Create An eLearning Marketing Video With PowerPoint

Did you know that goldfish have a longer average attention span than people?

It’s true.

In 2000, the average attention span for a person was 12 seconds, and a goldfish was 9 seconds. Today, you can keep our attention on average for about 8.25 seconds. And the goldfish? He’s still at 9 seconds.

It’s quite challenging to grab and keep your audience’s attention, but here’s a little good news… On average, people tend to watch over two minutes of an Internet video.

What does this tell us? Continue reading

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