What do you think about hybrid events? Avoid them at all costs, or they are the way of the future?
Laura Overton and I had to decide our stance last year when we were asked to desgin and host a hybrid conference together. Some of the hybrid events we
I'm excited to tell you that we are launching a research report! very
We teamed up with research and behavioural expert Jane Daly at PeopleStar to find out more from learners and L&D professionals about their virtual and hybrid learning experiences.
Hope you can help?
I have to deliver a wokshop online, which was originally designed as face-to-face workshop. So I have to change the method of delivery. In the face-to-face format I started with a counting exercise. This exercise goes
Hi there, Margaret McCabe here from 3D Development,does anyone know how to get some anonymous feedback from participants during a live Webinar on
I get emails from Learning Science Weekly which always has something relevant and interesting.
This week it was about creativity and virtual communication. The finding was that pairs of people coming up with ideas virtually generated le
Hey everyone! I’m writing our next podcast and want to include a section about what can turn you off from a webinar! So what drives you crazy on them!? Drop a message below and let me also know if it is ok for us to quote you in the episode.
Exciting times in virtual platforms!
I've just seen this on LinkedIn:
Obviously there will be updates in video and audio and a lot of the tech stuff. I'm looking forward to the video updates as Adobe really are the master of the virtual classroom pl
What did you experience this weekend or this week that made you think about instructional design?
I thought this was a great question from Brent Schlenker on his American community
The Learn Train and made me think about this:
I played a game (
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As virtual technology progresses so much more quickly now, what are you using and finding good?
Could be a platform, such as Adobe Connect is having a lot of great updates recently and some more to come soon. Could be the 'zapps', or Zoom Apps for th
Hi everyone,I've got a client that are moving from webex to Teams. Any advice? Any comparisons to be aware of?Thanks!!
Does anyone have some excellent advice or links for best practice when having to use breakout rooms in Teams with guests? I have a new challenge up my sleeve ...
So far, I have found out that participants disconnect from the chat in the main room,
In last week's
Adobe Connect Office Hour, we discussed various ideas for lobby layouts. Using the new InFrame Pod for Adobe Connect, you can now add interactivity to either waiting times before a session starts or to breaks.
I offered to w
A colleague of mine is delivering an event using Teams Live Event. I've never used it, but seems it's purely a broadcast with Q&A.
Other than the usual tips of creating an engaging presentation (eye contact, voice, visuals, multiple presenters,
A few people have asked about good ways to share their PowerPoint slides when facilitating in Zoom so that they can still use the chat and participant panels without them overlapping their slides.
I do this by having PowerPoint run in a window, rath
When I begin my sessions I always make sure to explain to people how to use the particular software we are using, such as how to open chat in Zoom and so on. I feel it's important to explain this at the beginning.
I had some feedback
Anyone use these already? They're fab!
Hold them up to your webcam for a fun new way to communicate. 25 different cards in the pack. Available from
Mininum order 5 sets, so treat your colleagues :-)
I have a problem with the virtual backgrounds in Teams. I'm using the desktop program on my windows computer.
When I go to change my virtual background I see loads of options but I'd like to add more of my own, but i am limited to about 20
I have a question that I cannot find an answer to anywhere! Hoping someone here might have had a similar experience:
We ask our learners to register through a separate platform from Zoom. Once they register, they get the Zoom link. On the day o
What good reflection questions are there for the end of a session?Thanks!!