Charles Gerli

VP, Product

Charles provides ground-breaking product direction and industry leading UX skills to knowbly. His career started working on interactive publications with Warner Bros. and Blizzard/Activision followed by managing design and development of Webby Award-winning websites and apps at Moovweb. Throughout his tenure, Charles continues to drive product direction with a combination of brilliance and humor that keep us focused and ahead of the product curve.

Blog Posts

Why Has Microlearning Become "a Thing" and Will it Last?

Learners expect to learn more, in less time. Before making the decision to include Microlearning in your L&D strategy, keep in mind these benefits, and some drawbacks.

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Why and When You Need Rapid Prototyping?

Do you want to know what rapid prototyping looks like in instructional design? Follow this efficient design model to save time and money while creating courses.

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What You Need to Look For in an Authoring Tool

Top characteristics you need to look for when selecting an authoring tool that will meet your designers’ needs and create the best learning experience.

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What is Instructional Design and Why it Matters to eLearning?

An overview of the characteristics and practices of effective instructional design and why it matters to the creation of eLearning.

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What are the Advantages of Knowbly's Content Manager?

Here is how Knowbly’s content manager can resolve designers’ main concerns and help expedite your course design process through time-saving functionality.

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What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Gamification?

Gamification can offer learners exciting and enriching learning environments. But it has both advantages and disadvantages. Here’s a complete overview.

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What are Instructional Designers Most Thankful For?

Here is a list of the top 7 industry tools, event, and practices that every instructional designer relies on to make all the difference in their work.

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Ways to Reuse Content Successfully Using a Rapid Authoring Tool

Easily repurpose your existing content into exciting new offerings with a rapid authoring tool to save time and effort. Tips to curate your content include…

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Ways Millennials Influence Instructional Design

A look at how the Millennial workforce is influencing instructional design and the top 5 learning strategies to incorporate into their eLearning modules.

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Top 5 Course Collaboration Practices for Best Results

An overview of the top five best practices for course designer’s collaboration and their benefits on the courses, designers, and their clients alike.

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5 Tips on Accelerating eLearning Content While Maintaining Quality

Advice on how to expedite your course creation processes, including the use of rapid authoring tools, while still delivering high quality eLearning content.

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The Benefits of Being a Cloud-Based Program

Find out what Knowbly’s authoring tool’s latest updates are. As a tremendous benefit of being a cloud-based program, these updates are now available to all users.

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Is Your eLearning Achieving the Desired Results?

The top strategies that you need to help you measure the effectiveness of your online courses and enable you to overcome common evaluation challenges.

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How to Write Meaningful Learning Objectives

A guide to understanding the importance of learning objectives and how to write meaningful and measurable learning objectives to instruct and assess your learners.

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How to Simplify Content in Complex Training Courses

Here is the ultimate guide on how to simplify and filter your content in complex training courses to provide your learners with only what they need.

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How Generation Z is Influencing the Future of Instructional Design

An insight into how Generation Z is influencing the future of instructional design and how the generation is viewed by researchers and designers.

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Gamification: Most Popular Tips for the Best eLearning Design

How to use the features of your authoring tool to create successful elearning gamification and help you and your learners accomplish the intended outcomes.

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Excellent Examples of How to Successfully Use Gamification in eLearning

How to achieve your learning objectives while challenging your learners to complete engaging and educational games, using examples of gamification in eLearning.

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eLearning Technology: How to Banish Bias So You Don’t Blow the Budget

To increase awareness and improve the likelihood of choosing the best eLearning software for your organization, we’ve compiled this list of common biases to understand and avoid.

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ATD International Conference 2019 - Rabid for Rapid Authoring

We’re back from another successful ATD conference, and as excited as ever about the direction that digital training and digital training authoring is heading!

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Application of Learning Theories in the Workplace

Three adult learning theories that will empower and enable you to create meaningful content that meets your learners’ needs and achieve your learning objectives.

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6 Compelling Reasons to Use eLearning Templates

Templates are an excellent method for producing content. Here’s a look at how to save time and consistently produce high-quality content using eLearning templates.

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5 Course Examples That Inspire Creativity

Instructional designers can get stumped for ideas much like writer’s block. Here are some top course examples that can help get the creative juices flowing.

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10 Most Important eLearning Trends to Watch for in 2020

A preview of the most important 10 eLearning trends and practices that will define the next decade of curriculum development and design.

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