February: Making an Impact Using Animated Videos

The more educated the team, the healthier the bottom line. The challenge lies in keeping teams informed and wanting to learn more about their roles in the industry. With dry content centered on policies and procedures, how do you create eLearning that engages a learner? By using relatable and fun animated videos! In this session, Karen Kostrinsky will show you how she turned a learning challenge into an eLearning design template for use internally and externally. You will learn how she worked with internal and external subject matter experts to create engaging storyboards and scripts that focus on critical factors affecting the mortgage industry.

At the end of this session, you will be able to

  • Understand the importance of storytelling in developing eLearning
  • Capture the importance of using good audio techniques
  • Use GoAnimate to create fun and engaging eLearning videos, even with dry boring content

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When
Thursday, February 15, 2018
6:00-6:30 Check-in and networking
6:30-7:15 pm – Dinner
7:15-8:30 pm – Program
Where
Bar Louie – 1160 Plaza Drive, Schaumburg, IL 60661
Just outside Woodfield Mall, right off of 90/290

Cost
STC Chicago Members – $5
Other STC Members and Students – $15
Non-Members – $25

 

About the Speaker

Karen Kostrinsky is a manager of eLearning development at Ellie Mae, an all-in-one fully integrated mortgage solution. Her team creates eLearning courses designed to make life easier for employees, clients, and partners. At Ellie Mae headquarters, Karen built a recording studio for podcasts, demo recordings, and voice-overs. Previously, she taught college and worked as a learning consultant for 25 years.

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