Articles by Cammy Bean

What are the design constraints for a learning solution?

Unfortunately, even the best-laid plans can go awry. If you find yourself coming up against design constraints for a learning solution it can be frustrating to have to find an alternative method or workaround. Here, we take a look at 5 common design constraints and propose some creative ways to avoid them all together.

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10 top tips for a great interactive video

Implementing interactive video into your elearning is a great tool to inform your audience and provide them with additional content and context, but it can be overwhelming if you’re highlighting too many additional pieces of information. Here we’ll give you nine other tips for making your interactive video experience a great one.

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Why front-line managers need a new approach

I've been chatting with Nick Cowley of the Oxford Group about front-line managers. Those all important team managers that can make or break employee morale, productivity and retention, as well as your bottom line. We explore why they need a bit of development and support, but how it has to be the right kind to really work.

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Learning Insights, naturally

Every year at Kineo, we interview a group of our customers – taking a slice of the market and sharing those insights back with you. This year’s Learning Insights 2015  report, has loads of nuggets. But rather than recap them all here, I want to dig into the one that I’ve been thinking the most about, which was our very first question. We asked, 'What’s …

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Catch the latest buzz on Learning Solutions 2016

The eLearning Guild always puts on a great show, and this year’s Learning Solutions 2016 in Orlando, Florida was no exception. We had a big Kineo presence this year, with a fully-staffed booth on the Expo floor that got a lot of action. Our focus this year was the launch of ManagementPlus , our new solution geared towards developing skills …

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Kineo US and New Leaders Win Brandon Hall Award

Ooh, shiny! We’ve just recently received the Brandon Hall Awards plaque for our latest BH Gold Award: Best Advance in Custom Content for The Leadership Practice Improvement (LPI) with New Leaders. As we add another distinctive award to our collection, we can’t help but feel particularly proud about this one. Why? Because we’re truly helping people …

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Kineo Team at #DevLearn

The annual migration of the L&D tech crowd to Las Vegas for the eLearning Guild’s fabulous DevLearn conference has begun. In fact, I’m writing and posting this update from somewhere high above the country thanks to free inflight WiFi! The Kineo US team will be there, eager to learn and connect with the expected crowd of over 2,800 of our industry …

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A Decade of Rapid eLearning [Market Update]

What does the phrase Rapid eLearning mean to you? Is it a set of authoring tools; the timeline for the project; the quality of the output; the budget you have available; or is it eLearning created by a Subject Matter Expert? Does the term inspire you or leave you distraught and desperate? No matter your viewpoint, if you’ve been in the eLearning …

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Does Your Elearning Smell Bad? 6 Tell-Tale Signs

Sometimes a phrase sticks in my skull.  And not always in a good way. Last week I read an article in CLO Magazine about blended learning: ”What’s Old is New Again: CLOs aren’t as fond of blended learning as we think” by Giuseppe Auricchio, that had a ring dinger of a quote that I’ll get to in a second. So why the resistance to blended learning …

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