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Instructors Take Note!

by Jennie Ruby, COTP

That’s right: note taking. It’s not just for students, anymore! 
 
Of course we are used to thinking o...
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Get People Talking

by Jennie Ruby, COTP

People like to hear themselves talk. I don’t mean that in a bad way. What I mean is, people like to ...
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Spinning Ball of Death: An Online Training Horror Story

by Jennie Ruby, COTP

Michelle is a colleague I met in one of my online courses. She happened to mention an online trainin...

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True eLearning Integration via Adobe Connect

by Kevin Siegel, CTT+, COTP

During the Certified Online Training Professional course, one of the core concepts I encourag...
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Quick Tip to Show Your Mouse Pointer

by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT

During the most recent Certified Online Traning Professional certification course, I was showi...
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What's Your Backup Plan?

by Jennie Ruby, COTP

Sometimes our horror stories are the ones we learn the most from. In my very first online teaching e...

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Are You Helping to Save the World?

by AJ Walther, COTP

If you're using eLearning or attending your classes online, you just might be helping to save the wor...
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Stop Wasting Your Potential

by Jennie Ruby, COTP

We’ve all been to webinars: you sign up or register, then you log in to the webinar site a little be...

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LIVE, ONLINE TRAINING: Brainstorming Techniques

LIVE, ONLINE TRAINING: Brainstorming Techniques

by Jennie Ruby, COTP

Years ago, as a new classroom instructor, I used to wonder why some of my colleagues used brainstorm...

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TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: Pros & Cons

TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: Pros & Cons

by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT

I started teaching online a dozen years ago and I owe it all to a case of the flu. I recall th...

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The End of Anonymity

by Jennie Ruby, COTP

An online class is not a webinar. Webinars have a well-earned reputation for being snooze fests. Oft...

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Can You Really Teach Anything Live, Online?

by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP Follow us on Twitter View our profile on LinkedIn View our videos on YouTube

I received a call a few days ago from a medical facility. They were interested in sending a...
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The Elevator Speech: Possibly the Most Important Start for Any Class

by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP Follow us on Twitter View our profile on LinkedIn View our videos on YouTube
 
Several years ago I thought it would be a good idea to get certified as a project manager ...
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Welcome to the ICCOTP BLOG. Here you can find articles of interest to training professionals. We will also post conferen...

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