eLearning Team

Successful eLearning projects need winning eLearning Teams. Key members, qualities and tips for team collaboration, anything you need to know about an eLearning Team, written by our top eLearning authors.

April 26, 2016

Voice Actor + eLearning Developer: 5 Communication Tips For A Successful Relationship

You’ve poured hours of hard work into developing your eLearning content. You already understand the value of using a professional voice to deliver your eLearning content. You’ve chosen the voice actor. Now what? Should you just send the voice actor a script and expect that everything will work out to your liking? Yes… if you’re feeling lucky. But instead of leaving things to chance, you may want to take an active stance now to put yourself in the best possible position for success.
by Cecil Archbold Jr.
April 23, 2016

5 Steps To Win Subject Matter Experts’ Hearts

Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) are experts in their fields. Their minds are fully covered with the content and experiences that make your learners’ job easier. They have invested a lot of time in the same area and, therefore, their involvement in your eLearning course development is important. But it’s not easy; Subject Matter Experts usually give you a hard time before you get what you are looking for. In this article, you will learn how good communication skills can help you fulfill your expectations.
by Mohammad Hassam
March 23, 2016

Instructional Designers: May The Force Multiplier Be With You (Part 2)

There are two styles by which an enterprise can be managed, and two very different views of these styles by the participants: Top down and bottom up. Most enterprises are probably governed in a blend of these two styles, but it makes sense to understand the characteristics of both. In this article we will also examine which management style you need to implement in your team in order for it to become a kind of a force multiplier.
by Alex Terego
February 28, 2016

7 Tips To Get The Subject Matter Expert Involved In Your Next Corporate Client Meeting

Subject Matter Experts are essential in the content development process. They help you create top notch online training content, identify the objectives, and ensure that every interactive element is relevant and relatable. However, their skills and extensive knowledge can be useful in a variety of other corporate eLearning situations. In this article, I will share 7 tips to involve a Subject Matter Expert in your corporate client meetings.
by Christopher Pappas
January 10, 2016

7 Tips For Getting Off To A Great Start With Your Subject Matter Expert

As the famous blue jean business mogul, Levi Strauss, once said: "An expert knows all the answers - if you ask the right questions". A Subject Matter Expert is a key member of your eLearning team, but only if you know how to get off to a great start and make the most of your collaboration. In this article, I'll share 7 tips that can put you on the path to a winning eLearning partnership with your Subject Matter Expert (SME).
by Christopher Pappas