Software training doesn’t always need a story, but sometimes stories can be effective for examples, motivation, or practice.
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Is storytelling overkill for learning? Maybe sometimes, but both short and long stories can be useful depending on the situation.
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How do you come up with scenarios for boring training topics? Shift your focus to the people who have to make decisions or take actions.
Use these three tricks for working with SMEs to make creating branching scenarios easier.
To estimate the time to create branching scenarios, consider the size, complexity, multimedia, programming, and tools.
In addition to complex branching scenarios, you have a range of options for scenarios for learning, such as examples, and mini-scenarios.
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