SHIFT's eLearning Blog

SHIFT's eLearning Blog

Our blog provides the latest best practices, tips, insights and thought leadership on modern corporate training, eLearning and mLearning.

By: Karla Gutierrez

June 9th, 2016

Understand These 10 Principles of Good Design Before You Start Your Next eLearning Project

Instructional & Graphic Design | Getting Started

A good-looking eLearning course is not a guarantee of its instructional effectiveness. Think of all those magazines with glossy covers that you flip over expectantly only to find that the pages are filled with trash. Unfortunately, many course developers have no clue of how visual design can increase (or decrease) learnability of the material.

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By: Karla Gutierrez

April 28th, 2016

7 Factors For Ensuring a Successful eLearning Implementation

eLearning | Getting Started

Undoubtedly, one of the most important steps when adopting an e-learning solution in your organization is implementation.  Successful execution of this step is strongly related to proper planning.  Proper planning in regards to tasks, project leaders, cost and other implementation elements make up the basis for adequate execution and control. This step is to project implementation what blueprints are to a construction project. Therefore, changing anything after this step may have costly consequences.

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By: Karla Gutierrez

January 7th, 2014

eLearning 101: 10 Must-Reads Before Creating Your First Course

Getting Started

New to eLearning course development? Never built a course before? You don’t have any formal background in designing educational materials and interfaces? Making something useful and effective can be a little bit daunting especially for first-timers. But don’t worry. Here are some indispensable reads to the basics of creating winning eLearning courses.

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