A collection of my presentations and podcasts on instructional design careers and freelancing, including transitioning from teaching to ID.
How do you determine if instructional design is the right career? This is less about the skills and more about the desire and fit.
What professional organizations are useful for instructional designers? The Learning Guild, ATD, TLDC, Training Magazine Network, and LDA.
Curated links on AI tools, how much to charge as a speaker, a source for L&D mentors, career tips, and improving writing skills.
What does an instructional designer do? Here’s my definition of instructional design plus examples of common tasks.
How much do instructional designers get paid? This post includes rates and salaries from multiple sources.
Get answers to questions about instructional design careers and trends in this webinar recording from UC-Irvine.
If you’re a teacher transitioning your career, what can you expect for instructional designer interview questions?
Principles and examples for adapting resumes from teaching to instructional design so hiring managers clearly see the relevant skills
Listen to the recording of my conversation about instructional design certificates and master’s degrees with Luis Malbas and the TLDC community.