January 17, 2014 09:54 AM
This post is the second in a two-part series on third-party tools that will help take your presentations to the next level in 2014. Part one tackled tools for creating “hand-drawn” animations, and in this installment we’ll look at some tools to assist with language translations.
Back in November, I wrote about the work Microsoft Research is doing by translating live presentations in real time while using the voice of the original narrator. Translation is of interest to many ...
January 16, 2014 10:07 AM
As you ramp up for 2014, we want to make sure your Brainshark content follows suit with some new tools to add to your repertoire. In this post, we’ll highlight two cool tools for creating hand-drawn animations. Then keep your eyes peeled for part 2 where we’ll recommend some interesting translation tools to consider.
We’ve all seen them – whiteboard animations, and wow are they cool! They add a storytelling twist to even the blandest of content, taking presentations...
January 15, 2014 09:49 AM
Did you know – 70% of B2B marketers consider event marketing to be the most effective content strategy. Not blogging. Not whitepapers. Not social media. EVENTS.
I’ve seen a lot of stats like these over the past few months, most recently in a cool infographic put together by the folks at WebDAM. It’s certainly interesting that with so much attention paid to online and digital messaging, that in-person events still top the list of valuable marketing tactics for B2Bs.
January 13, 2014 09:35 AM
This article was originally posted to BrightCarbon.com.
We’re often asked whether it’s possible to ‘cut out’ images in PowerPoint. Well, the good news is that it is, and the even better news is that I’ve written this How-To guide to show you how it’s done.
To crop an image to a square or rectangle
1. Select your image.
2. In the Picture Tools ribbon, select ‘Crop’
3. Resize the cropped section using the Black V handles that appe...
January 10, 2014 09:41 AM
I was recently perusing a list of the top 10 eLearning statistics from the past year which, along with highlighting an upward trend in online training, also featured some compelling data points about the results that eLearning efforts have produced.
Here are three eLearning stats that particularly stood out, and what they mean for learners and business leaders alike.
#1. eLearning participants learn nearly 5X more material without increasing time spent training – (The Info...