Nicola Redfearn
Nicola Redfearn
Senior Instructional Designer at Evalueserve
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"Think about what you are going to measure and evaluate BEFORE you start outlining the content.  "
  • over 7 years ago12/03/14 at 8:41 am (UTC)
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"Meant to add, I tried doing button sets next to the text input field, so the user could toggle between urgent and important for each item..."
  • over 7 years ago11/12/14 at 5:06 pm (UTC)
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"I had a go creating something all on one slide but it was clunky.  However a two step version could be more elegant.   On Slide 1, they..."
  • over 7 years ago11/12/14 at 4:05 pm (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn replied to the discussion Gently "pushing back" with a client
"I tried the fuzzy thumb approach once.  I wanted the sponsor to accept the framework I'd planned for a website, so i used garish colours ..."
  • over 7 years ago11/12/14 at 2:46 pm (UTC)
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"Some great resources there. Thanks Holly!  I will definitely look through. I want to give another vote to Cathy Moore's action mapping a..."
  • over 7 years ago11/07/14 at 9:34 am (UTC)
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"Hi, this is really great.  I've had interactions before where there were multiple correct answers.  In the past I've just rewritten the q..."
  • over 7 years ago10/31/14 at 1:53 pm (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn replied to the discussion Deep linking to readings
"I always think it is best to test in the real environment with real users that do not have admin rights to the system.  You never know wh..."
  • over 7 years ago10/30/14 at 4:04 pm (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn replied to the discussion Deep linking to readings
"I've added links to documents housed on our company SharePoint before.  As long as the user has permissions for that particular site it g..."
  • over 7 years ago10/30/14 at 3:51 pm (UTC)
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"This is really useful. I was thinking about adding workbooks to courses recently and wondering how to do it, so I will definitely give th..."
  • over 7 years ago10/30/14 at 3:19 pm (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn replied to the discussion Breaking into Elearning
"Hi Sue, Like Matthew I'm sorry to hear about your accident. You obviously have great L&D background and experience.   I think the i..."
  • over 7 years ago10/30/14 at 2:10 pm (UTC)
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"I can relate to a few of these Tricia."
  • over 7 years ago10/25/14 at 6:43 pm (UTC)
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"Here's mine http://www.nicolaredfearn.com/10-things-instructional-designers-dont-want-to-hear/ I've used a mixture of real quotes tha..."
  • over 7 years ago10/25/14 at 6:34 pm (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn commented on the article Zombie Survival Training #55
"I've really enjoyed this weeks challenge and loving the creativity on offer from the team. Here's my entry for this week: Diversity, ..."
  • over 7 years ago10/21/14 at 11:35 am (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn commented on the article Zombie Survival Training #55
"Yes I think we have all worked with a few zombies over the years."
  • over 7 years ago10/21/14 at 1:49 pm (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn replied to the discussion Template when launching ecourses
"I don't really have a template, i like things to look fresh each time.  Sometimes I do a graphic that will be emailed to general users an..."
  • over 7 years ago10/21/14 at 8:35 am (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn commented on the article Zombie Survival Training #55
"What fun. And a bit of light relief from last week's very serious challenge."
  • over 7 years ago10/17/14 at 6:53 am (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn commented on the article Zombie Survival Training #55
"Why thank you! :) Will look foward to the zombie entries."
  • over 7 years ago10/17/14 at 7:15 am (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn commented on the article Ebola Outbreak Training #54
"Jeff - I loved the look and feel of your presentation. I really liked the transitions. I'd never thought of doing vertical transitions ..."
  • over 7 years ago10/17/14 at 7:36 am (UTC)
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"When doing a major update of a lengthy course, I have published the Storyline course into Word and sent out the word document to have com..."
  • over 7 years ago10/19/14 at 4:02 pm (UTC)
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"What a great challenge, I'm loving the Storyline 2 sliders. I've used them in two ways in my entry: For the first one I've finally b..."
  • over 7 years ago10/14/14 at 8:33 am (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn replied to the discussion Freelance Heroes
"Hey D, in your first course you've hit on some key instructional design skills: Storytelling, gameification, interactivity and branching...."
  • over 7 years ago10/17/14 at 4:47 am (UTC)
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"Hi Nancy, Thanks for your feedback.  I'm going to continue to develop this interaction so it was really helpful. Yes the Solvent slider ..."
  • over 7 years ago10/15/14 at 7:57 am (UTC)
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Nicola Redfearn replied to the discussion Title capitalization
"The automatic capitisation doesn't work for me.  Must be because I'm using an old browser.  We use the Oxford guide here at work because..."
  • over 7 years ago10/15/14 at 2:57 am (UTC)
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"Oh phew.  You had me worried there for a bit Bruce. Glad you like it."
  • over 7 years ago10/14/14 at 10:57 am (UTC)
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"Oh what a shame Bruce. I've tested it on a Windows PC (i.e 9) and on my iphone and they both work fine. I published the demo to html5 an..."
  • over 7 years ago10/14/14 at 8:39 am (UTC)