Idea from Jersey Boys’ Postcard Marketing

Saw Jersey Boys’ (Musical about the Four Seasons) in Toronto recently and got this postcard along with the show’s playbill. Enjoyed the show and got an idea from the postcard. What similar ideas have come your way lately? Post it here.

jQuery(document).ready(function () { jQuery(“a#share_link”).click(function () { jQuery(“ul#share_menu”).slideToggle(“medium”); }); jQuery(“a.jQueryBookmark”).click(function(e){ e.preventDefault(); var bookmarkUrl = . . . → Read More: Idea from Jersey Boys’ Postcard Marketing

Design idea from the New Hotel Roblin, Paris

Always looking for design ideas to share with my colleagues, I found this simple, classic design that may have been forgotten by some of you. Remember single hole-single clasp, replaceable page, handouts that we use to give out in the 80s? The four-star boutique New Hotel Roblin in Paris use the concept for the . . . → Read More: Design idea from the New Hotel Roblin, Paris

Banana Republic’s May-June 2009 Promo

One of the activities that I’ve engaged my instructional designers and developers is to look around them in their daily activities and see if there is anything they may have seen that can be translated into what they do at work. One example is looking at marketing materials for the stores they go do. . . . → Read More: Banana Republic’s May-June 2009 Promo

Make sure you don't have Perishable Skills

In these times of economic turmoil, the last thing you want is to get to a job board and see that your skills have perished…. meaning, they are now old, stale, outdated … ergo dead. This was a discussion I had with my fellow Board of Directors at our monthly ibstpi discussion yesterday. I believe . . . → Read More: Make sure you don’t have Perishable Skills

Value of having two or more versions of the same learning engagement activity

I was testing an activity with a pilot class the other week and it proved to me once again what I think would be Instructional Design 101 – Create multiple versions of the same learning activity, whenever possible, so as to gain expected knowledge transfer goals, especially when it comes to complex topics.

Resources . . . → Read More: Value of having two or more versions of the same learning engagement activity

Alphabet Gummies

. . . → Read More: Alphabet Gummies

Other uses for the Ink Blot test

. . . → Read More: Other uses for the Ink Blot test

Breadcrumbs

. . . → Read More: Breadcrumbs

Trainer’s Toolkit Session at George Brown College

. . . → Read More: Trainer’s Toolkit Session at George Brown College

Scenario-Based Learning

. . . → Read More: Scenario-Based Learning