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December, 2020
Flash FAQs Why your online course may not work after Jan. 1 2021
12/04/2020 - Bridget Manley
Flash FAQs
Is your online course ready for Y2K 2.0? Learn how to Flash-proof your online learning and go into 2021 with confidence.
Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors. -African proverb.
12/02/2020 - Bridget Manley
Wednesday Wisdom: December 2020
A weekly dose of inspiration and insight.
November, 2020
Eight data tools for planning effective employee training.
11/05/2020 - Bridget Manley
8 data tools for planning effective employee training
Get the run-down on everything you need to know before you launch your next employee learning experience.
11/04/2020 - Bridget Manley
Wednesday Wisdom: November 2020
A weekly dose of inspiration from Ascendant Design and Training.
On the blog Destiny Through Diligence How our CTO helped save a national bank
11/04/2020 - Bridget Manley
Destiny Through Diligence
How our CTO helped save a national bank.
October, 2020
Approved Vendor With The WWBC BCB Program
10/30/2020 - Bridget Manley
Get Funding for Your eLearning Project
Qualifying Wyoming businesses get free services through the Wyoming Women's Business Center.
Remember, Understand, Apply, Analyze, Evaluate, Create
10/22/2020 - Bridget Manley
Revised Bloom's Taxonomy
Discover how course creators design top-notch learning experiences using this cognitive framework.
Are virtual events giving you a headache? We can help!
10/16/2020 - Bridget Manley
Video: Make your next virtual event a stress-free success with Ascendant Design and Training
Throwback Thursday Online ESL instructor 2017
10/15/2020 - Bridget Manley
Throwback Thursday: October 15, 2020
Read about Bridget Manley's journey from online English instructor to lead instructional designer.
Portfolio Showcase  Compliance Software Training What is Metrc Metrc is a cloudbased software program that establishes a tra... allowing regulators to track cannabis products from seed to sale M  Marijuana E  Enforcement T  Tracking R  Reporting C  Compliance
10/13/2020 - Bridget Manley
Portfolio Showcase: Compliance Software Training
From the archives: A training program that includes expert tips and tricks to help cannabis industry professionals use state-mandated compliance software.
Four theories about how people learn.
10/08/2020 - Bridget Manley
4 Theories About How People Learn
Discover four of the most prevalent learning theories being used today and learn how they can be applied to online courses.
**#WednesdayWisdom** "For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you. - Neil deGrasse Tyson
10/07/2020 - Bridget Manley
Wednesday Wisdom: October 2020
A weekly dose of inspiration from Ascendant Design and Training.
Daniel Patterson Lead Educational Technologist Arctic Code Vault Contributor
10/02/2020 - Bridget Manley
Daniel Patterson named Arctic Code Vault Contributor
TargetScript included in a specially designed vault that will preserve open source software for future generations.
Remote Work Shortterm fad or longterm business strategy
10/01/2020 - Bridget Manley
The Future of Remote Work
Research indicates remote work may stick around long after the pandemic ends.
September, 2020
Five Metacognitive Strategies
09/27/2020 - Bridget Manley
Five Metacognitive Strategies to Help You Become a Better Learner
Objectives  Remember Objective 1 Learners will identify the key editing features in Adobe Premier Rush.  Understand Objective 2 Learners will describe the steps in creating a video.  Apply Objective 3 Learners will use editing tools to edit video clips.  Analyze then Evaluate Objective 4 Learners will explain how transitions titles and voiceover can support the instructional goal of the video.  Create Objective 5 Learners will create a five to ten minute instructional video with original voiceover.
09/22/2020 - Bridget Manley
eLearning Course Proposal
Video editing tutorials for yoga instructors.
Community Services Network of Wyoming Virtual Conference. September seventeenth through eightteenth twenty twenty. Zoom meetings. Asendant Design and Training, LLC. Official Conference Producer.
09/17/2020 - Bridget Manley
Community Services Network of Wyoming annual conference, 2020
In September 2020, we produced the third-annual (and first-ever virtual) Community Services Network of Wyoming conference.
User Roles in a Zoom Webinar
09/12/2020 - Bridget Manley
User Roles in a Zoom Webinar
A handy reference that breaks down the different roles and permissions in a Zoom webinar.
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09/07/2020 - Bridget Manley
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Confidence is the reward for bold action, not its prerequisite.
August, 2020
So remember this principal when something threatens to cause you pain: the thing itself was no misfortune at all; to endure it and prevail is great good fortune. -Marcus Aurelius
A man has just thrown a stack of papers into the air and is watching them spread out.
08/20/2020 - Bridget Manley
Why self-employment beats looking for a job in 2020
Being your own boss has its fair share of risk. But in the face of change and uncertainty, self-employment allows you to recognize and adapt to evolving challenges in a way that makes you stronger.
Six eLearning Buzzwords Defined.
08/10/2020 - Bridget Manley
Infographic: 6 eLearning Buzzwords Defined
You've probably heard terms like "synchronous learning" and "LMS." But what do they mean? Here's a quick guide to break it down.