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Nick Floro

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Latest 1 May 2021 | Updated Daily

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Tech Tools & Toys to Upgrade Your eLearning Design & Development With Nick Floro #IDIODC

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Most eLearning designers and developers working in the enterprise don't have much say in the LMS or authoring tool provided by the company. But success practitioners always have a few tech tools and toys that level up their production capabilities. Building your own tool kit is part of being a successful eLearning practitioner in today's work environment, and even more so in a post-COVID workplace. Join us for a fast-paced show and tell conversation with our favourite media stage host, Nick Floro. Nick is known for his curation and sharing of the best applications and platforms that support all the other aspects of the work we do. We'll run through some apps that you may have heard of but didn't know they could do that, or maybe we'll even surprise you with an app or two you've never heard of. There's only one way to find out! Nick has over 25 years of experience developing e-Learning solutions, applications and web platforms. As a learning architect designing amazing experiences for audiences. He has worked with hundreds of start-ups, organizations and Fortune 500 companies to help them understand the technology and develop innovative solutions to help their teams and customer base. Nick has won several awards from Apple and Fortune 500 organizations for productions and services. Nick is passionate about how design and technology can enhance learning and loves to share his knowledge and experience to teach, inspire and motivate. Nick is a founder and president of Sealworks Interactive Studios. Become virtual friends with the IDIODC gang on twitter. Remember you can always stay in the loop by searching through the #IDIODC tag:Nick: @NickFloro https://twitter.com/nickfloro Brent: @BSchlenker https://twitter.com/bschlenkerChris: @Chris_V_W https://twitter.com/Chris_V_WIDIODC: @TeamIDIODC https://twitter.com/TeamIDIODC Brent Schlenker is dominKnow's Community Manager. Chris Van Wingerden is dominKnow's Sr. VP Learning Solutions. Want to join us live? Follow us on Crowdcast: https://www.crowdcast.io/dominknow


24 Jun 2020

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Case Study: Nick Floro and host Kristen Hayden Safdie - The DBQ Project

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In this episode, Kristen Hayden Safdie hosts Nick Floro for a great case study on The DBQ Project, something that Nick and the Sealworks team helps to maintain and produce. DBQ means Document based questions, and The DBQ Project is a 6-Step Method that builds on students’ curiosity and increases motivation and confidence to answer a compelling, authentic question. This is a fascinating project that you'll probably want to catch the video version of. Check it out here:https://www.thetldc.com/playlist-episodes/case-study-nick-floro-and-host-kristen-hayden-safdie-the-dbq-project You can see the tools Nick uses for producing content, as well as how students interact with the system. It's great stuff and it's likely you'll feel inspired after hearing Nick discuss it; he's obviously passionate about The DBQ Project and how it helps both students and teachers.

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20 Jun 2020

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Community Showcase: Nick Floro - Award-winning Learning Architect

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In this episode, meet Nick Floro. Learning Architect, CEO, Guildmaster, and more – Nick Floro amazes everyone with his eLearning expertise & industry knowledge --- which he’s been freely sharing the last 20+ years online and at live events. Get to know Nick a little better in this interview and find him at nickfloro.com.


8 Jun 2020

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The L&D Forecast

In this episode, I sit down for a chat with Nick Floro. He’s the President of Sealworks, an award-winning learning solutions agency. He has been in the biz for 27 years so he offers a unique perspective on the evolution of learning and technology and where we might be heading in the future. Suggested tech to check out: Miro and mobileappsforlearning.com


29 Apr 2020

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Project Kickoff Tips and Tricks with Nick Floro

TLDCast Podcast

In this Productivity Playlist episode, our guest is Nick Floro, President of Sealworks Interactive. Nick is well-known for sharing fantastic app and software tips, and I'm delighted we were able to get him in for this episode. His discussion was focused around new project productivity tips and hacks, and he shared the entire suite of tools he and his team uses whenever they start a new client project. You'll find specific tool recommendations in this episode, and even folder and file directory structure suggestions, which coming from a 30 year veteran in this space, is absolutely gold. You're not going to want to miss his shared dropbox sheet that displays the outline of his talk. The link to the sheet is in the description. He also took a photograph of his six monitor array workstation. Mind blowing stuff. You can find all of the resources Nick mentioned here in his shared Google Sheet: https://paper.dropbox.com/doc/TLDC-The-Productivity-Playlist-Nick-Floro--AthOwGHvR0uRlj19XhgPVp8UAg-c4SLzXOL88jrSw6TnehLM


2 Feb 2020