Jennifer Hofmann is a synchronous learning expert, and the president of InSync Training. In the e-learning field since 1997, she has experience using all of the major web-based synchronous delivery platforms. Ms. Hofmann holds a MEd from Nova Southeastern University, with a concentration in instructional technology and distance education. Hofmann is a recognized thought leader in the field of synchronous learning. She is the author of The Synchronous Trainer's Survival Guide: Facilitating Successful Live and Online Courses, Meetings and Events
(Pfeiffer, 2003), Live and Online! Tips, Techniques, and Ready-To-Use Activities for the Virtual Classroom
(Pfeiffer, 2004), and How To Design For The Live Online Classroom: Creating Great Interactive and Collaborative Training Using Web Conferencing
(Brandon Hall, 2005). Additionally, she is a chapter contributor to The Handbook of Blended Learning
(Pfeiffer, 2006), The AMA Handbook of E-Learning
(The American Management Association, 2003), and The ASTD Handbook for Workplace Learning Professionals
(ASTD, 2008), and Tailored Learning: Designing the Blend That Fits
(ASTD, 2009), a book focused on taking advantage of distributed technologies to create the best blended training solution possible.