The Rapid Elearning Blog

About Tom

Hi, I’m Tom, your host of The Rapid E-Learning Blog. I am passionate about learning and technology. I have over 20 years experience in the training industry where I’ve developed hundreds of hours of elearning and managed elearning and training projects at Capital One, Washington Mutual, and Weyerhaeuser.

I have a Master’s in Education Technology from Pepperdine, where I researched how to cultivate communities of practice through the development of personal expertise. Currently, I run the user community for Articulate with a focus on building a passionate community of rapid elearning developers.

I’d love to hear your ideas and learn about your training projects. Drop me a line. I’m also on Twitter and post a lot of quick tips and job postings.

Upcoming E-Learning Events

  • July 17 & 18 (St Louis, MO)Articulate Community Roadshow. Register here. ATD St. Louis members get a 25% discount. Contact ATD St. Louis for more information.
  • September 12 & 13 (Durham, NC): September 12 & 13. Articulate Community Roadshow. Register here.
  • November 5 & 6 (London): Details coming.
  • November ? (Edinburgh): Tentative.
  • November 12 (Dublin): Details coming.
  • November ? (Prague): Tentative.


Free E-Learning Resources

Want to learn more? Check out these articles and free resources in the community.

Here’s a great job board for elearning, instructional design, and training jobs

Participate in the weekly elearning challenges to sharpen your skills

Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images.

Lots of cool elearning examples to check out and find inspiration.

Getting Started? This elearning 101 series and the free e-books will help.

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I'm always open to ideas. Do you have any questions or comments? Feel free to send them my way.

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