Reviews

We have been very happy to see and hear the reaction to Interact and Engage! since it was published in the fall of 2015. This page provides some reviews and reactions from others that we’d like to share.

Amazon Reviews… check’em out! For our first nine reviews we have eight 5-star and one 4-star.

David Kelly’s Review… for a longer review, see this blog post by David Kelly, Senior Vice President & Executive Director at The eLearning Guild.

 

And lastly for now, here are the quotes from the back cover of the book:

“Interact and Engage! is an oasis of engagement ideas and tools for anyone who has the responsibility of facilitating a virtual event. Written by two respected e-learning training experts, it’s an easy read and can also be used as a quick reference guide. If you’re tired of facilitating static virtual events or hearing ‘crickets’ on the other end of your virtual world, pick up this terrific and timely book to learn how you can quickly facilitate dynamic virtual events and bring to life online learning like never before!”
—Bob Kelleher
Author, Louder Than Words and Employee Engagement for Dummies

“This book is a treasure trove of wonderful, innovative, and captivating methods to capture learners’ attention during a webinar or live online session to truly create a meaningful experience. Learn how to transform dry, static content into lively and fun activities with learners to add engagement to your live online activities.”
—Karl M. Kapp
Professor, Instructional Technology, Bloomsburg University and Author, The Gamification of Learning and Instruction

“The wisdom of this book can be found in one sentence, ‘designing live online training is so different from in-person training.’ Kassy and Tom have created a resource that will enable both new and experienced instructional designers to create engaging learning experiences. The real-world examples and scripting ensure success.”
—Nanette Miner
Author and President, The Training Doctor

“I love using the virtual classroom. But you must have great activities. With Interact and Engage!, I know that my upcoming webinars and virtual classrooms sessions are going to be even better than before!”
—Patti Shank
Author and President, Learning Peaks