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Gifts For The eLearning Professional: Holiday Season Edition

Episode Summary

For this episode of IDIODC, Chris and Brent chat holiday season. It's gift giving season! And you're wondering what the heck to get for that instructional designer or eLearning developer in your life. Well, IDIODC has got you covered. This episode is all about the things we love to use in our professional work. We'll count down the top 10 hot gift ideas for learning professionals. If you're like me you'll use this list for the after holiday specials and buy a few items for yourself. And, in the spirit of being budget conscious, we're going to keep all items under $100USD. However, there may be a couple exceptions that will be well worth the added expense. And no, these aren't just the items you should send to Chris and Brent for the holidays. But you'll need to join us to find out why we chose each of them. Here is a list of the gifts Chris and Brent spoke about: 1. Rocket Book Notebook: https://getrocketbook.com/collections/all-products 2. Long lasting power bars: https://www.theverge.com/this-is-my-next/2018/8/17/17704494/best-battery-pack-charger-usb-c-charge-smartphone RAVPower: https://www.amazon.com/External-RAVPower-16750mAh-Time-Tested-Flashlight/dp/B00MQSMEEE 3. Pakpod Adventure Tripod: Good for outside steady shooting https://shop.pakpod.com/product/pakpod/ 4. Belkin USB SurgeProtector: Add-one smartphone camera lenses: https://thewirecutter.com/reviews/best-lenses-for-iphone/ 5. Cocoon, Grid-IT Organizer: https://www.cocooninnovations.com/cat_info.php?cat_id=61 6. Blue Snowball Microphone: https://www.bluedesigns.com/products/snowball/ 7. Logitech Pro Stream Webcam: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01LXCDPPK/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_ep_dp_LYh.BbBZCQ5KF and https://www.logitech.com/en-us/product/c922-pro-stream-webcam?crid=34 8. Learning Battle Cards: Learning Solutions Ideas Maker: https://store.learningbattlecards.com/ 9. eLearning and the Science of Instruction: Proven Guidelines for Consumers and Designers of Multimedia Learning, 4th Edition: https://www.wiley.com/en-us/e+Learning+and+the+Science+of+Instruction%3A+Proven+Guidelines+for+Consumers+and+Designers+of+Multimedia+Learning%2C+4th+Edition-p-9781119158660 10. Olloclip - Mobile phone camera lens: https://www.olloclip.com/ 11. Audible subscriptions for audio books: https://www.audible.ca 12. Blue Compass: Premium broadcast boom arm: https://www.bluedesigns.com/products/compass/ Become virtual friends with the IDIODC gang on twitter (and remember you can always stay in the loop with the #IDIODC hashtag): Brent: @BSchlenker https://twitter.com/bschlenker Chris: @Chris_V_W https://twitter.com/Chris_V_W 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 Interested in learning more about dominKnow? Sign up for our next live platform demo to learn why we do powerful eLearning-authoring best. (And get a free 14-day trial after you watch the demo!) https://www.dominknow.com/demonstration.html

Episode Notes

For this episode of IDIODC, Chris and Brent chat holiday season. It's gift giving season! And you're wondering what the heck to get for that instructional designer or eLearning developer in your life. Well, IDIODC has got you covered. This episode is all about the things we love to use in our professional work. We'll count down the top 10 hot gift ideas for learning professionals. If you're like me you'll use this list for the after holiday specials and buy a few items for yourself. And, in the spirit of being budget conscious, we're going to keep all items under $100USD. However, there may be a couple exceptions that will be well worth the added expense. And no, these aren't just the items you should send to Chris and Brent for the holidays. But you'll need to join us to find out why we chose each of them.

Become virtual friends with the IDIODC gang on twitter (and remember you can always stay in the loop with the #IDIODC hashtag):
Brent: @BSchlenker https://twitter.com/bschlenker
Chris: @Chris_V_W https://twitter.com/Chris_V_W

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

Interested in learning more about dominKnow? Sign up for our next live platform demo to learn why we do powerful eLearning-authoring best. (And get a free 14-day trial after you watch the demo!) https://www.dominknow.com/demonstration.html