Special Guest Andy Hughes of Designing Digitally

Thursday brings Andy Hughes of Designing Digitally into the window. For nearly a decade, Andrew Hughes has made it his personal mission to ensure that commonly-used ineffective and lackluster training techniques are a thing of the past. Realizing his passion for changing the way we learn and evolve, in 2006 Andrew founded and became President of Designing Digitally, Inc., an E-Learning and Serious Game Development firm that creates fully customized learner retention solutions for various types of industries.

  1. Andy’s history
  2. Group think
  3. xAPI
  4. Data
  5. Content verification vs structural gamification
  6. Rewards for training
  7. Security
  8. Real world examples from Designing Digitally

Links in the chat:

https://maketimebook.com/

https://www.dailydot.com/wp-content/uploads/6b2/79/a466411474bc5578-1365×1024.jpg

https://www.wnyc.org/story/886-the-price-of-a-hack/

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/012419

Picture: Carl Raw

Seeds of Insight with Guest Carla Balen

Tuesday is Seeds of Insight day with the support of PeopleFirm. Today, Brent talks to Carla Balen, the Vice President of Human Resources, Americas for Dr Martens in Portland, OR. Carla believes in goal focused people processes that help build a positive and supportive work culture; aligning all employees to business objectives. They discuss the ins and outs of guiding those in the corporate world that are moving into leading others.

  1. Carla’s history
  2. Practical applications
  3. Changing culture
  4. Performance plans
  5. Change management
  6. Leading as a mental change
  7. Model the right attitudes

Links in the chat:

https://www.designingdigitally.com/

http://www.peoplefirm.com/

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/012219

Picture: Markus Spiske

Video Friday – TLDC19 Prep with Sam Rogers and Matt Pierce

Video Friday brings Sam Rogers to the window to talk TLDC19 prep in general, but with a lean toward capturing video and getting the most you can from the conference. They talk about releases, backup plans, and crowdsourcing.

  1. Conference setup
  2. Live streaming video
  3. Techsmith Academy
  4. Open domain at the conference
  5. Releases
  6. Backup plans

Links in the chat:

https://academy.techsmith.com/

https://tldc.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=54de87c5830f4f7db059fdf1d&id=51f99bb122&e=d1bec392f6

https://syberdesign.wordpress.com/2018/01/31/tldc18-new-conference-idea-hits-the-target/

https://neweelearning.files.wordpress.com/2018/01/tldc18.jpg

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/011819

Picture: Obed Hernández

Special Guest Chelsea Hans on Instructional Design, Vectors, and Pallets

We start off Monday with a special guest. Chelsea Hans is a Freelance Instructional Designer and eLearning Professional from Phoenix, AZ. Brent and Chelsea talk about the world of ID and eLearning creation. They discuss look and feel, colors, and some layout tips and tricks.

  1. Chelsea’s history
  2. Color pallets
  3. Vector graphics handling
  4. Practical ideas
  5. Choosing images
  6. Graphic Design vs Instructional Design
  7. Image search tips

Links in the chat:

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/putting-all-together-using-design-trends-professional-chelsea-hans/

https://www.pantone.com/

https://inkscape.org/

https://www.linkedin.com/in/chelsea-h/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_MTLsA1De8

https://youtu.be/yfv6yCablGU

https://pixabay.com/en/

https://unsplash.com/

https://www.amazon.com/Impossible-Ignore-Memorable-Influence-Decisions/dp/1259584135/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

https://hanschelsea.wixsite.com/chelseahansportfolio

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/011419

Picture: Glenn Carstens-Peters

Special Guest Joe Ganci talks AI, Chatbots, and TLDC19

Friday brings a special guest Joe Ganci to one of the windows to talk to Brent about his session coming up in TLDC19. They also discuss current work likes, technology, AI, and Chatbots.

  1. Joes’s history
  2. The best jobs to work on
  3. Technology in training
  4. The human element
  5. AI
  6. Chatbots
  7. TLDC19

Links in the chat:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TRzBk_KuIaM

https://www.amazon.com/Old-Mans-War-John-Scalzi/dp/0765348276

Watch the Playback:

https://www.crowdcast.io/e/011119

Picture: Jehyun Sung