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7 Tips For Developing An Effective Mentorship Online Training Program +eLearning Industry 

Experience is one of the most valuable assets your company has, and senior employees have it in spades. But how they can share the wealth in order to boost the productivity of your organization? In this article, I'll discuss how to develop an effective mentorship online training program for your organization.

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Wondering how to develop an effective Mentorship Online Training Program? Read this article for 7 tips for an effective Mentorship Online Training Program.
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6 Tips To Conduct A Successful eLearning Brainstorming Session +eLearning Industry 

You never know what brilliant ideas are going to pop up during an #eLearning #brainstorming session, which is why they are such an integral part of the eLearning Project's kickoff meeting. In this article, I'll share 6 tips for conducting a successful brainstorming session with your eLearning team.

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Wondering how to conduct an eLearning Brainstorming Session? Read this article and discover 6 Tips To Conduct A Successful eLearning Brainstorming Session.
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Applying The Path-Goal Theory In Leadership Online Training Courses +eLearning Industry 

Your supervisors, managers, and department heads are the cornerstones of your organization. They provide support and guidance for your staff and ensure that their performance is on-point. The million dollar question is: Are you offering them the support and guidance they need through your online training program? In this article, I'll discuss how to apply the path-goal theory in your leadership online training initiatives by discussing leadership roles, types, and variables.

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#Leadership #OnlineTraining #Goal #PathGoal
Wondering how to apply the Path-Goal Theory In Leadership Online Training Courses? Read this article to discover leadership roles, types, and variables.
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Building An #InstructionalDesign #Portfolio: Layout, What To Include And 3 Useful Tips +eLearning Industry 

An Instructional Design portfolio provides a snapshot of your eLearning experience, talents, and work history. Despite the fact that it's a must-have tool for Instructional Designers, knowing what to include and how to format can be quite challenging. In this article, I'll cover all of the Instructional Design portfolio basics that you need to know.

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Wondering how to build an Instructional Design Portfolio? Read this article to discover about its layout, what to include and 3 useful tips.
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Social Learning Vs Informal Learning: Can You Tell The Difference? +eLearning Industry 

Learning can happen anytime, anywhere, with those around us serving as invaluable sources of inspiration, experience, and knowledge. In many respects, the world is our teacher, but we must be aware of how to tap into the educational opportunities it can offer. Both social and informal learning models are rooted in this ideology. In this article, I’ll delve into the differences between Social Learning and Informal Learning, and share tips on how to use both in eLearning.

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Interested in learning the differences of Social Learning vs Informal Learning? Check this article to find out 3 plus 3 tips for each.
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Microlearning In Online Training: 5 Advantages And 3 Disadvantages +eLearning Industry 

There are times when "bite-sized" is better, and corporate learners only need small amounts of information to tackle everyday challenges. In this article, I'll explore the 5 advantages and 3 disadvantages of microlearning in online training, which breaks knowledge down into easily digestible units or modules.

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Wondering about the pros and cons of MIcrolearning In Online Training? Read this article to learn 5 Pros And 3 Cons of Microlearning In Online Training.
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6 Tips To Get A Head Start On Your Next Rapid eLearning Project +eLearning Industry 

Your next rapid #eLearning project is just around the corner, and you know that time will be of the essence. But is there anything you do NOW to get a head start? In this article, I'll offer 6 tips that will help you prepare for your rapid eLearning course in order to beat the clock and increase productivity.

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10 Cloud-Based Learning Management Systems For Small Business #Training +eLearning Industry 

In the past, employee training necessitated the hiring of training experts to deliver face-to-face seminars, which proved to be costly, especially for small businesses. Furthermore, employees involved in training must be taken away from their assigned jobs, which can lead to disruptions in the services your company provides, which only serves to add to the cost of the training. Here are 10 cloud-based Learning Management Systems that will significantly reduce your small business training’s cost.

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Interested in some of the best Cloud-Based Learning Management Systems for Small Business Training? Check 10 great Cloud-Based Learning Management Systems.
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Developing #Learner #Prototypes For #Corporate #eLearning: The Ultimate #Guide +eLearning Industry 

Are you ready to take your audience research to a whole new level? In this article, I'll share 5 tips and 3 benefits of developing learner prototypes in order to design customized online training experiences for your employees.

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5 Steps Towards Empathic Instructional Design In Online Training +eLearning Industry 

Putting yourself in the role of the corporate learner gives you the ability to sympathize with their needs and understand their motivations. This involves a healthy dose of good old-fashioned empathy. In this article, I’ll explore the Empathic Instructional Design process, which allows you to create learner-centric online training that focuses on the feelings and perspectives of your corporate audience.

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Wondering how to apply Empathic Instructional Design in online training? Read this article to discover the 5 steps you need to follow.
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eLearning Authoring Tool Costs: 7 Factors To Consider +eLearning Industry 

eLearning authoring tools give eLearning professionals the opportunity to develop eLearning content in a fraction of the time. Even those with no prior graphic design experience can create interactive and immersive multimedia elements and visual learning materials for eLearning. But what is the real price for all of these perks? In this article, I'll explore 7 of the most important factors to consider when calculating eLearning authoring tool costs.

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Which are the most significant eLearning Authoring Tool Costs? In this article you will discover the most significant eLearning Authoring Tool Costs.
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  • Harvard University
    Internet Marketing Strategies (expected), 2011 - 2012
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Certificate, Distance Education, 2009 - 2012
  • Bowling Green State University
    Master of Business Administration, 2008 - 2009
  • Bowling Green State University
    Masters of Education, Learning Design, 2006 - 2008
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Christoforos Pappas, Χριστόφορος Παππάς
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Christopher Pappas is founder of The eLearning Industry’s Network, which is the largest online community of professionals involved in the eLearning Industry. Christopher holds an MBA, and an MEd (Learning Design) from BGSU.
Introduction
Christopher Pappas is founder of The eLearning Industry's Network. Currently, the eLearning Industry has a network of more than 250,000 professionals involved in the eLearning Industry and runs the following sites:

► The eLearning Industry http://elearningindustry.com/ 250+ eLearning Authors 
“Post your eLearning article. At eLearning Industry you will find the best collection of eLearning articles, eLearning concepts, eLearning software, and eLearning resources submitted by the Top eLearning Authors”

► eLearning Feeds http://elearningfeeds.com/ 300+ Top eLearning Blogs
“e-Learning Feeds ranks and scores hundreds of Top e-Learning blogs, while helping e-Learning oriented readers to answer the question “What’s happening in the e-Learning industry” on a daily basis based on the Top e-Learning Blogs.”

► eLearning Weekly http://elearning-weekly.com/ 9,600+ Subscribers 
“A Free eLearning Weekly Newsletter round-up of eLearning news and articles. Get the Best eLearning News and Articles in your inbox every Tuesday, spam free!”

► eLearning Tags http://elearningtags.com/ 2,900+ eLearning Submissions – 11,000+ eLearning Members 
“The 1st eLearning Social Bookmarking Site!”

► eLearning Interviews Magazine http://elearninginterviews.com/
“eLearning Interviews is a magazine featuring the best eLearning interviews on eLearning Future, eLearning Trends, and eLearning software.”

► eLearning Infographics http://elearninginfographics.com/
“The No.1 Source for the Best Education Infographics”

► Viva eLearning 1,000+ Free Video Tutorials – 2,500+ eLearning Professionals http://vivaelearning.com/
“Free Video Tutorials for eLearning Professionals”

► eLearning Jobs http://elearningjobs.com/
“The Leading Source for eLearning Jobs. Submit an eLearning Position for Free, add your eLearning Resume for Free”

He is also the Founder and Owner of the Instructional Design and eLearning Professionals’ Group (80K+) (http://www.linkedin.com/groups?mostPopular=&gid=110953), which is the largest online community of professionals involved in the eLearning Industry at LinkedIn.

Christopher holds an MBA, and an M.Ed. (Learning Design) from BGSU.

If I can be valuable to you do not hesitate to contact me!
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eLearning Blogger | EduTechpreneur | eLearning Analyst | Speaker | Social Media Addict
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Founder of The eLearning Industry's network
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eLearning, Instructional Design, Learning and Development, Online Education, Online Marketing.
Employment
  • Instructional Design and E-Learning Professionals' Group
    Founder & Owner, 5 - present
  • Learn-e-pedia S.A. http://www.learn-e-pedia.gr (ANTENNA Group)
    Project Manager, 1 - 2013
  • Virtual Trip Group
    Internet Marketing Manager, 12 - 2011
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Αθήνα
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Bowling Green, Ohio, USA - Κέρκυρα, Ελλάδα
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5 Tips To Increase Your eLearning Productivity
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10 Tips to Earn Money as an eLearning Professional
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Top 10 e-Learning Experts To Follow in 2014
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The Importance of Sharing Your eLearning Expertise | LinkedIn
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Top 5 LMS Features Infographic | e-Learning Infographics
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The Top eLearning Blogs - Submit your Top eLearning Blog’s RSS Feed
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The Top eLearning Blogs! eLearning Feeds ranks and scores hundreds of Top e-Learning blogs, while helping eLearning oriented readers to answ

5 Tips for eLearning Voice Recording
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Here are some helpful eLearning voice recording tips to plan for your next eLearning project. They might help you get a much better voice re

11 Tips to Choose the Best eLearning Authoring Tool
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In this article I'll share some helpful and time saving tips that will allow you to choose the best eLearning authoring tool for your audien

eLearning Localization: Voiceover vs Subtitling!
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Audio components are a main element in most eLearning courses across different platforms. As you look to localize your eLearning courses to

3 Steps To Build Interactive Lessons With Learning Map
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There are two main reasons that drive us to build online lessons in a slightly different way, by using Learning map: cognitive learning theo

4 Tips To Choose The Right Text For Your eLearning Course
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10 Years of Educational Technology Trends in Online Learning Infographic...
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10 Years of Educational Technology Trends in Online Learning Infographic: Looking Back to Move Forward.

WizIQ Offers a New MOOC for Online Teachers’ Professional Development
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Make E-learning Easier: eLearners’ Brain Pain
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Have you ever exclaimed, “my brain hurts!” as a result of a learning experience that was too hard? This condition is known as cognitive over

Introducing the Course Marketplace - TalentLMS Blog
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A few months ago we discussed the two main features we are planing for 2014 and the time has come to release the first of them – the Course

5 Important Reasons To Use Free Plagiarism Checkers in eLearning
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If you're still undecided about whether or not plagiarism checkers are really necessary in eLearning, then you've come to the right place. I