Summertime Tips for Parents Who Work From Home

The summer of 2014 marks my first summer working full-time from home. Everyone tells me how lucky I am to work remotely—and they’re right. Yet as summer approached, one thing concerned me. You see, summer means that two people who were previously at school all day are now “working from home” as well: my boys, […]

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Event Recap: Articulate E-Learning Heroes Community Event

This past week, I had the exciting opportunity to attend and present at very first Articulate E-Learning Heroes Community Event in the beautiful city of Toronto. For those of you who are actively involved in the Articulate Community, you’ve undoubtedly seen posts from people begging for Articulate to host some type of event in Canada. […]

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Action Mapping With a Twist: A Tool for Budgeting E-Learning Development

Whether you’ve been developing e-learning content for years or you’re just getting started, it can be challenging to predict how much time and money an e-learning development project will take. But how exactly can we predict and calculate that amount of time and what factors influence those amounts? I found that completing an exercise similar […]

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Updated E-Learning Authoring Tools Comparison

With the release of Adobe Captivate 8 a few weeks back, I thought I would update our popular—and often controversial—comparison grid on the major authoring tools. As always, the information contained within this comparison is based solely on my opinions. You may not agree with some of my assessments, and that’s okay! At the end […]

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Make a Magnifying Glass Effect in PowerPoint

In this short video tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a magnifying glass effect using only Microsoft PowerPoint. Make a Magnifying Glass Effect in PowerPoint from Artisan E-Learning on Vimeo. Click here to download the PowerPoint file used in this tutorial. Upcoming Events & Webinars July 10, 2014 | E-Learning Heroes Community Event | Toronto, ON July 17, […]

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How I Work: My Top 3 Productivity Tools

As an e-learning professional, I spend nearly 100% of my work time at a computer. Whether I’m writing a blog post, developing a prototype, or conducting a webinar; my computer is always my partner in crime. Because of this, people often ask me what my favorite tools are for productivity. I love this question, as […]

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