Sharing What Works

March 22 – 24, 2017 Orlando, FL

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LS609 Using Gig Artists for eLearning Development: Lessons Learned

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Thursday, March 23

Management and Strategy


The increasing technical demands of eLearning development are putting pressure on instructional designers. Gig artists (such as seem like the perfect solution to get work done.

This session will cover lessons learned from using gig artists for eLearning assets. After attending this session, you will: be better equipped to accurately plan for projects using gig artists, understand the risks and benefits of this approach, and know how to communicate with artists to get what you want the first time.

In this session, you will learn:

  • What a gig artist is
  • About the risks and benefits associated with working with gig artists
  • How to communicate with the artist to get what you want the first time
  • How to plan for projects using gig artists

Intermediate designers, developers, and project managers.

Jody Lumsden

Lead Digital Instructional Designer

Nestle Purina

Jody Lumsden, a lead digital instructional designer with Nestle Purina, has expertise in digital graphic design, instructional design, and curriculum design. She holds a master’s degree in instructional technology, with an emphasis in multimedia, and a specialist degree in curriculum design and instruction.

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