Learning Engineering Case Study – Slack Integration for Midsize Corporation – Part 2 Learning Engineering Case Study – Slack Integration for Midsize Corporation – Part 2

For an introduction to this project and the strategy behind see Part 1 Phase I – Pilot Testing Slack in a “Sandbox” When it came to rollout and implementation, we utilized a best practice from software engineering and the tech industry: we initially started by creating a “sandbox” and then inviting a few beta testers […]

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Designing Team Building Activities for Remote Teams Designing Team Building Activities for Remote Teams

As a leader of a virtual team where my employees and contractors are located across 2-3 different countries and continents around the world, I can incorporate activities to help build bridges and increase trust, care, and respect between my team members despite geographic barriers. To truly come together as a team, a group of individuals […]

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Learning Engineering Case Study – Slack Integration for Midsize Corporation – Part 1 Learning Engineering Case Study – Slack Integration for Midsize Corporation – Part 1

Client: The client was a dispersed, fully remote midsize corporation consisting of three different businesses under one corporate “umbrella,” with a combination of full-time employees and part-time to full-time contractors across four continents around the world. Team: Our learning engineering team incorporated multidomain expertise from the CEO, Instructional Designer (myself), Web Developers and Software Engineers, […]

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Making Interactive Videos in Camtasia Using Hotspots Making Interactive Videos in Camtasia Using Hotspots

If you are not already familiar with Camtasia, it is software that is widely used for creating and recording video tutorials and presentations.  But, what if you don’t want to make another boring, snooze-fest presentation? This is where hotspots come in. Hotspots provide clickable calls-to-action in videos that can make your videos more interactive, engaging, […]

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Case Study: the Metaverse and Web3 for eLearning Case Study: the Metaverse and Web3 for eLearning

The “metaverse” has existed for a while. Ever since Facebook rebranded itself to Meta, however, it seems that “metaverse” has become the latest mainstream buzzword. Before eLearning professionals try to integrate this emerging technology into their online courses, it is helpful to understand what the metaverse is. Let’s start with a brief history of the […]

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