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You are encouraged to follow along on your own training computer as we discuss facilitation and User management best practices.
Identify Learning Plan and Coaching best practices. Come prepared to discuss your reporting and observation needs!
Review Alchemy’s Content Builder options (including Creator!), along with Test and Evaluation best practices.
In this video we cover the skills that you will learn in your Alchemy Implementation Training
Learn what you’ll receive from Alchemy, how to install Player and Creator, and set up your training room for the training day.
Preview the basic concepts of the Alchemy Platform
Identify the concepts and flow of both Full and Refresher Alchemy Courses.
Prepare for your first training session with Alchemy Player.
Review settings options to optimize your training experience
Identify trouble-shooting techniques for group-based training sessions
Learn how to add and remove remotes in a few easy steps
Set up and use the single-user version of Player that is already available to you
Add, edit, and archive Users in Alchemy Manager.
Review all of the reporting options available in Alchemy Manager.
Identify helpful Alchemy reports.
Review the basics of Alchemy Manager: eLearning.
Learn how to create better reports and Learning Plan with Groups.
Set a solid foundation for your organization by setting up Learning Plans in the Alchemy Manager.
Use this Learning Plan for most training needs, especially annual training requirements.
Use these Learning Plans when the start date is flexible.
Use this Learning Plan to define your own repeating training cycle.
Learn how to retire a Learning Plan; identify how editing affects each kind of Learning Plan.
Review the key concepts of the Coach App, and demonstrate how to facilitate an Observation, both on the iPad and a Windows tablet.
Review key Creator concepts and features; follow the process from slide creation to Player download
Learn how to use the Creator PowerPoint plug-in to import and edit Alchemy courses! Additionally, learn how to use the Creator Translate feature.
Review the basic concepts for Alchemy Manager’s Content Builder
Review best practices for capturing voice over with Creator, using both the Creator Audio Recorder and a third party voice over option.
Follow these steps to add a course that you’ve built with Alchemy’s content tool, Creator.
Follow these steps to add a course built with the file type of your choosing.
Follow these steps to add a course built with Articulate, iSpring or Captivate for use in eLearning.
Follow these steps to acknowledge a training event that was taken outside of the Alchemy platform.
Follow these steps to edit Alchemy Observations and create your own Observations.
Review the basic concepts for adding Tests and Evaluations in Alchemy Manager.
Watch this video to add linked or stand-alone Tests in Manager.
Watch this video to add linked or stand-alone Evaluations in Manager.
By the end of this session you will be able to modify the time stamp format on your favorite Alchemy reports, allowing you to utilize the Table, Chart and Filter options in Excel
By the end of this session you will be able to streamline and re-arrange columns in Alchemy reports using the power of Excel and our best-kept secret: the XML format
By the end of this session you will be able to apply the Concatenation formula to combine name and ID fields in Alchemy reports for clearer Pivot Tables
Would you like to see your data summarized into small, interactive tables? Pivot Tables is one of the most popular features in Excel due to the flexibility that it gives you in viewing large amounts of data. After viewing this video, you’ll be ready to pivot with the best of them!
In this short video, you will learn many ways to manage reports in the XLS-refreshable format. Topics include techniques for both manual and automatic data refresh.
Get started by learning how to create charts from Alchemy report data! Refreshable reports have specific issues with regard to charts. Here’s how to get around them! Finally, we’ll take our charts and add some calculated figures to build an information-rich Dashboard in Excel!
If you have ever had difficulty navigating around extremely large reports in Excel, you will learn some great tips for moving around and selecting data. We will also look at how to create a linked copy of an XLS-Refreshable report which will allow you to add modifications that will not be overwritten when you refresh your report.
For anyone who needs some help getting started using Excel with Alchemy Reports, these are the skills to know. Sorting and Filtering data allows you to view your training information in many ways to see just what you need to see.