Media Pulse – Tips for Making Awesome Media for Learning

Avoid Camera Auto Functions

Don’t leave production decisions to your camera.  Take control of your video! Most cameras offer auto functions.  And it’s tempting ...
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How to Focus Video Cameras

It's frustrating for learners to watch training videos that are blurry.  They increase cognitive load and distract viewers from the ...
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Prevent Shaky Camera Work in Training Videos

Avoid Shaky Cam Your video will look much more professional if you avoid "Shaky cam".  What's more, if your shots are ...
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Buying a Podcast Microphone

The thing we think about when buying podcast gear is the microphone.  But punch the word “microphone” into Amazon and you’ll ...
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Create Vocal Presence

Your vocal quality can have a huge impact on your podcast.  It can lend credibility to the topic or distract ...
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Dealing with Disruptive Participants

CLICK HERE for the complete article. When I facilitate advanced trainer programs, I often ask trainers to share their number ...
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What Makes a Master Trainer?

A lot of people ask me to describe what makes a "master trainer". Are master trainers better presenters? Do master ...
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The Answer is Questions

You’ve probably heard the joke about trainers and questions. It goes something like this: If a participant asks you a ...
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