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Using an Iterative Process to Bake Successful e-Learning Results

By Edmond ManningSenior Instructional Strategist

"I don't have a spring-form pan. Can I use a regular cake pan for this raspberry truffle cheesecake?" – TV show host to guest chef, HGTV

I saw this question asked on television one Saturday afternoon.

One might argue that this TV show host didn't ask me this question directly. One might even argue that the question is not related to e-learning. Yes, one might make this case.

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Iterations: Setting Expectations for an Iterative Process [Ep. 12]

In this episode of Iterations, Richard Sites and Angel Green discuss how managing the expectations for your team will help bring clarity to the project that will result in better communication, better reviews and ultimately a better final product!

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5 Savvy Tips for a Successful e-Learning Project Kickoff

Date: Wednesday, May 28th
Time: 1:00 - 1:45 PM Central Time
Can't Attend? We will send you a recording and materials!

Register for this complimentary webinar! 

  • When you start a new e-learning project, is it exciting? Is it fun?

  • Do you walk away with a shared vision of success among the project team members?

  • Or, like many people do you feel apprehensive about project schedules, overwhelmed by content, and isolated—stuck on an island alone with your computer?

We believe project kickoffs are the most vital way to ensure a successful project.

We believe this so much that we have a name for our project kickoff meetings—the SAVVY Start! Join Richard Sites and Angel Green, authors of the Leaving ADDIE for SAM Field Guide, in a complimentary webinar in which they will share their five savvy tips for kicking off a successful e-learning project.

In this webinar, you'll learn real strategies you can implement to make your e-learning project kickoffs fun, exciting, engaging, and a real team-building experience.

Meet the Presenters!


Angel Green
senior instructional strategist
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Richard Sites
vice president - training & marketing
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The Leaving ADDIE for SAM Field Guide Debuts at ASTD ICE!

The Leaving ADDIE for SAM Field Guide, written by Richard Sites and Angel Green, made its official debut at ASTD's International Conference & Exposition in Washington, D.C., May 2-7!

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Iterative e-Learning Development: SAM Uncovered

By , senior instructional strategist | @LearnerAdvocate

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e-Learning Process: 4 Reasons Why SAM is a Good Friend

Tim Reed, instructional designer, Manhattan Associates, Inc.

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Effective e-Learning Design Through Collaboration

by , vice president - training and marketing | @rhillsites

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