Can you share the Gospel?

“I have given them thy word; and the world hath hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world. I pray not that thou shouldest take them out of the world, but that thou shouldest keep them from the evil. They are not of the world, even … Continue reading Can you share the Gospel?

Talking ‘at’ students is not training

While the statement “talking isn’t training" might be obvious to many who teach as part of their work role, you’d be surprised how many agree with this statement, yet, still talk ‘at’ their students! Sure talking is fine if your students understand the terminology and context of the training material, or already have some familiarity … Continue reading Talking ‘at’ students is not training

How to use DropVox for voice recording

Years ago, when our family first purchased iPhones, I started exploring voice recorder applications to replace my use of separate devices (like Olympus WS-110). I started using Griffin iTalk initially, but when I started having some reliability issues late last year, which I'm sure they have resolved by now, I moved to Alon Software's Dictaphone … Continue reading How to use DropVox for voice recording

Create training-on-the-fly with YouTube Capture

Short demonstration of how to use the IOS YouTube Capture application to record and upload video created on iPhone directly to your YouTube account as a method of capturing know-how to create a training video series. http://tonymaden.wistia.com/medias/oivyhqd4z5?embedType=iframe&videoWidth=640

How to make a mug of tea!

Simple demonstration of the power of video to show the steps involved in a process, to accomplish a specific task to defined standard (leave the teabag in the hot water for 3 minutes). I remain surprised at how few organizations leverage video in their employee or volunteer on-boarding processes, or for transferring knowledge of complex … Continue reading How to make a mug of tea!