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Watch Your Members Learning Rise to a New Level

Online training comes in a variety of formats these days and must cater to an evolving landscape of devices including the traditional, like desktops and laptops, as well as the more recent learning platforms, like smartphones, tablets, and e-readers.  As we serve more learners, on a variety of agile platforms, new tools for presenting modern and engaging learning becomes a necessity.  Enter Rise, the easy to use, faster to market, web based, e-learning power tool.  For anyone in the e-learning and online education world, Rise is a powerful new asset, allowing for rapid content development, in a website style environment.   

Using Rise not only allows for rapid development, but also includes a game changing collaboration and review feature, aptly titled Review.  Rise and Review combine for a no-nonsense collaboration and development combo that enables instructional designers, content developers, subject matter experts, and clients, to work in the most transparent and easy to use e-learning environment offered today.  Drafts of a project can be shared to anyone with link, and collaborators and reviewers can upload documents, tag others in a discussion, add feedback, and more. 

With the speed and flexibility of Rise, converting existing content is faster than ever.  Rise can work for almost any project, and can be tailored for the needs of the project, big or small.  If you or your association want rapid development with open communication and review process, consider Rise for your next engagement.  The instructional designers at Event Garde have expertise creating training using this authoring tool and can consult with you to help determine whether or not this could be a viable learning solution for your association.

Please check out the Rise module linked below created by Event Garde instructional designers, which teaches learners what an instructional designer can do for their association. You will note that the module contains video, engagement activities such as flashcard review and matching. You will also note that you can embed Storyline modules into the Rise module providing a varied and robust learning experience for your learners.

Event Garde e-Learning Module

In Event Planning…We’re All on the Same Team

In basketball, you win as a team, and you lose as a team. It doesn’t matter if you personally play your best game, if you aren’t supporting each other and working together as a team, you won’t be successful. This is true of events too! 

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Breaking Down the Many Faces of Meeting Software (in VR)

Pandemic accelerated the adoption of virtual tools for business communication. Now we live in a remote-first society that demands better ways of connecting online. Here we explore what Virtual Reality is, and the many forms that it comes in to help us connect with others remotely.

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Gardian of the Month: Ahliba Toffa

Ahliba Toffa is our Gardian of the Month! Find out her favorite thing about learning something new, her go-to networking tip, the resource she can't live without and a little-known fact about her!

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By: Shannon Lockwood | Sep, 9 2022

Aligning Your Venue Space, Content, and Experience Goals

You’ve just begun digging into the planning process for your organization’s next event. The venue contract was signed months (or even years!) ago, and you’re beginning to align the existing components of your event within the contracted space grid. And suddenly, a colleague comes in with their next BIG IDEA… and “the plan” goes out the window…

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By: Krista Rowe | Sep, 2 2022

How the Questions We Ask Effect Our Work

Often as facilitators we create questions to get to a particular outcome, to the extent that it guides the conversation in a narrow direction. Being clear about our own agenda for a question - the ways in which all questions are loaded and are directly connected to our own worldview – is super important.

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Forces Impacting Our Success: MSAE Members Complete PESTLE Analysis

During the Michigan Society of Association Executives, members and attendees had the opportunity to participate in a facilitated exercise to identify and explore current forces at play that are affecting them and their organizations. Following is an overview of those sessions led by Event Garde team members, along with the strategic insights and actionable business intelligence association leaders can apply to their work immediately.

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