About Elaine Giles

Elaine is a Fellow of the Learning and Performance Institute, a technical writer and the producer and host of The Training Show. She is also the producer and a host of MacBites, a Mac related podcast.

Elaine writes for the The Training Show, the MacBites podcast and The Learning Professional Network.

Elaine blogs at ElaineGiles.co.uk and her design work can be found at ElaineGiles.com/studio

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Here are my most recent posts

Broadcasting PowerPoint Slides

Broadcasting PowerPoint Slides

As many readers will know I make frequent use of various webinar platforms. Rather than rely on their various presentation capabilities I use either Keynote or PowerPoint and present my slides locally broadcasting my entire desktop. This approach has many benefits...
Reading on the Go

Reading on the Go

If you’re anything like me you love to learn and constantly find potentially great pieces to read. But how to consume the abundance of content we are faced with daily is a battle. TNW have a great list of 16 apps dedicated to providing you with all you need to be able...
Quick Screencasting

Quick Screencasting

Screencasts are one of the most powerful forms of learning available today but at times the recording, editing, exporting, processing and uploading seem to take more time than you’ve got. There has to be an easier way … doesn’t there? Well there is...
Automating Your Productivity

Automating Your Productivity

Have you heard of IFTTT? It’s a service that lets you create triggers that cascade through an entire workflow without you having to hand hold the process. It’s awesome. But wait it gets better! The service have now added the ability for your location to...
Be Strategic With Your Calendar

Be Strategic With Your Calendar

Calendar blocking? Recurring appointments? Shared calendars? Evernote live links? Are you using these tactics to get things done? Do you want to learn how these hacks and many more can kick start your productivity, not just in the New Year but for the whole year? Of...