Micro-Learning: Why Aren’t You on the Bandwagon?

eLearning Brothers

I admit that I seek small learning nuggets during my commute, while waiting for my coffee to cool, or when I’m on-the-go. Traditional learning practices that require lengthy classroom training sessions are not as effective as they used to be. Rather than forcing the new generation of employees to adapt to dated learning methods, more employers are choosing to adapt to their employees through micro-learning. What exactly is micro-learning?

MICRO LEARNING GUIDE + 19 AWESOME MICRO LEARNING RESOURCES

Torch LMS

According to the Deloitte 2017 Human Capital Careers and Learning Trends report , the average length of a career is 60 to 70 years. However, the average half-life of a learned skill is only five years, highlighting the need for a faster, efficient form of learning. In today’s rapidly changing business environment, your company must continually find ways to distinguish itself from the competition. The digital age has quickly transformed the way we do business.

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Micro-learning Tutorial: how to create micro-learning in under 1 hour

eLearningArt

Micro-learning was the #1 eLearning trend picked by the experts for 2018. According to micro-learning expert Ray Jimenez , the media you use doesn’t matter. Based on the advice from Ray, I’ll help you launch your first micro-learning event in under an hour. Micro-learning Tutorial: 60 Minute Quick-Start Guide. Goal: Launch a micro-learning event in under an hour. 4: Create your micro content.

MICRO-LEARNING AND RETAIL INDUSTRY

Adobe Captivate

With this being said, the question that pops up is that where is the “time” to learn and upskill? How can the employee learning experience be improved in such an environment of implacable stress? Skill development in retail industry is challenging and the key challenge is rapidly changing product offerings and delivering the need to offer “Just-in-time” learning to the employees. Learning cards. The post MICRO-LEARNING AND RETAIL INDUSTRY appeared first on eLearning.

How Micro-learning Can Improve Your Business

ProProfs

Micro-learning, as its name suggests, is the consumption of the educational materials in short and focused bursts using innovative eLearning software and systems. In today’s tech-based corporate world, this type of learning can be the solution to the boring training programs your company had been arranging to train employees. A way that will ensure continuous learning and development. Micro-Learning: The New Flexible Way To Train Your Employees.

3 Steps to Creating a Microlearning Strategy: Dallas Lunch & (Micro)Learn Highlights

Grovo

For those of you who missed the event, here’s an overview of my three-step Microlearning® strategy and the key learnings from our discussion. Every learning strategy begins by spotting behaviors that help or hurt your company’s goals. Staying focused on his Microlearning ® strategy, Jayson shifted the majority of compliance training out of the onboarding flow to online learning. Surround new learning with context, application points, and opportunities for transfer.

3 E-Learning Predictions for 2018

LearnDash

This year we will be getting more “micro”, seeing a rise in subscriptions, and (possibly) machines. I must confess that this year I have been struggling to come up with my predictions for the e-learning industry. Prediction #1: Growth in Micro-Learning Delivery & Reporting. Yes, this is a similar prediction to last year where I predicted innovation in the micro-learning space. Prediction #3: Machine Learning for E-Learning.

6 Prerequisites For Engrossed Online Learners

Dan Keckan

eLearning Design and Development eLearning Development Best Practices Learners Engagement Micro Learning MillennialsI have observed a disparity in how consumers of everyday information and consumers of training and development see, access, and consume information. To facilitate this intervention, I’ve identified 6 reality checks, or consumer sentiments, that need to be acknowledged and applied to training and development. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Why You Should Adopt The Combination Of Microlearning And Mobile Learning In 2018

Dan Keckan

Fueled by a wider adoption of mobile learning, microlearning based training has gained momentum in the last 2 years. In this article, I outline why you should adopt a combination of microlearning and mobile learning in 2018. Mobile Learning Corporate Training Micro Learning Micro Learning Best Practices Mobile Learning Trends

6 Amazing Examples of Using Micro Learning Videos in Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

Learning strategies have been developed for the past few years to adapt to the changing learner dynamics. Microlearning Videos are short and focused and can be used as a standalone nugget that offers a specific learning takeaway; it can also be utilized as part of a longer learning path. When paralleled with other media, videos are known to create more engaging and sticky learning experiences for learners.

Is Micro Learning the Secret to Ensuring Workplace Learning Happens in the Workplace?

HT2 Labs

We all know how easy it is to allow designated learning activities to fall to the bottom of our to-do lists, deeming them less important than the tasks our ‘actual’ jobs demand. The simple answer is to actively cultivate a culture of learning in which growth and learning are not only encouraged, but facilitated. Could Micro Learning be the solution many organizations have been searching for? What is Micro Learning?

6 Microlearning Trends We’ve Seen In 2018

Dan Keckan

Microlearning Corporate eLearning Trends Employee Engagement Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning ExamplesAs microlearning grows in popularity and its use becomes more widespread, some trends are emerging that can improve the experience for both developers and learners. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

10 Myths About Professional Training

Your Training Edge

” Flexible options like e-learning and in-house training make it easier for small businesses to skill-up without taking too much time away from the office. They realize that someone who has taken a course, or better yet, taken a course and earned a certificate on the subject has learned these skills to a particular standard. 67% of people now use mobile devices to access learning. Myth #5: “E-learning is not as recognized as in-person training.”

6 Amazing Examples of Using Micro Learning Videos in Corporate Training

EI Design

Learning strategies have been developed for the past few years to adapt to the changing learner dynamics. Microlearning Videos are short and focused and can be used as a standalone nugget that offers a specific learning takeaway; it can also be utilized as part of a longer learning path. When paralleled with other media, videos are known to create more engaging and sticky learning experiences for learners.

Deployment Vs. Implementation – Is There a Difference?

Living in Learning

If L&D spent half the time enabling human performance at Point-of-Work in the operation of new systems as IT spends in fine-tuning and optimizing the systems prior to GoLive, think about how much more productive the workforce would be…with little to no learning curve to overcome…not to mention how the Help Desk would fare with 40-50% fewer distress calls. Continuous Learning DPS DRIVER Learning Performance Assessment Micro-Learning point of work EPSS performance support

System 132

ATD ICE 2018: It’s a Wrap Pt 3 – Kate Pinto

Learning Rebels

Our ATD ICE 2018: It’s a Wrap Series continues with Pt 3 & Kate Pinto. Jump down to the bottom to enter the May, ATD ICE 2018 “Wish You Were There” giveaway). For those of you who went, and those of you who didn’t – I feel sure Kate’s post will inspire you to keep learning. My journey to ATD 2018 ICE began about a year ago. One thing I learned: I cannot let another person or organization snuff out my passion.

Employee Training: The Big Results of Micro Learning

Designing Digitally

The realm of e-learning continues to change and evolve and the latest method to hit the scene is micro learning. This new approach to corporate training is the most streamlined yet, catering to the shortened attention spans of Americans today. Before we dive into the benefits of this shiny new method, let’s make sure we have an understanding of exactly what it is

Why You Should Adopt The Combination Of Microlearning And Mobile Learning In 2018

Adobe Captivate

Fueled by a wider adoption of mobile learning, microlearning based training has gained momentum in the last 2 years. In this article, I outline why you should adopt a combination of microlearning and mobile learning in 2018. Reasons You Should Adopt The Combination Of Microlearning And Mobile Learning Now. At EI Design, we have been offering learning and performance support solutions for over 16 years now. What Is Mobile Learning And What Are Its Key Highlights?

Corporate LMS Forecasts 2018

eLearning 24-7

The difference now, is that expansion of skill based assessments, even the utilization of skills as part of… Deep Learning – Still on the fast track here, but the algorithim is the key and without going back into ad nasuem on this, the ability for admins to change the weights/points, so that people who use WBT (for non-linear) and without having to finish the content/course are not penalized nor weighted as high for someone who completes. I anticipate solid growth for 2018.

5 Reasons Why We Are Still Talking About Microlearning In 2018

Dan Keckan

Microlearning is deservedly a hot topic in digital learning. These short to-the-point learning resources offer huge potential to transform learning experiences. Microlearning Corporate Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Examples Short Attention SpansThis article discusses 5 reasons why we need to keep talking about this important development. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Were My 2018 E-Learning Predictions Correct?

LearnDash

The year sure went by quickly, did e-learning evolve at the same pace? At the beginning of every year I take a moment to make three predictions in the e-learning industry. Either way, it’s fun to watch the evolution of e-learning! As 2018 has just ended it is time for me to have a look at my most recent predictions and give a self-assessment on how accurate I was now that 12 months are in the books. The rise of micro-learning cannot be ignored.

Early Look – Top 50 Learning Systems 4 2018

eLearning 24-7

I was going to cover my Corporate Learning Systems forecast for 2018, but decided instead to discuss the Top 50 Learning Systems for 2018. Now, you will not see the final rankings as a whole for the Learning Systems (i.e. the Top 50), but there are some individual learning systems in various categories and those will be identified. Nowadays at least to me, the applicable umbrella term should be and will be Learning Systems. Learn Amp.

A Strong Corporate Microlearning Strategy Creates Effective Courses

Dan Keckan

Read about how microlearning courses can be an effective strategy for Learning and Development. Microlearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Employee Engagement Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning ExamplesThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

6 Amazing Examples - How You Can Use Microlearning Videos In Your Training

Dan Keckan

Microlearning Learners Engagement Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Examples Video In eLearningeLearning videos have been used extensively to offer high-impact training for varied corporate training needs. In this article, I show you how combining microlearning techniques to create eLearning videos can amplify their impact. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 Key Benefits Of Microlearning

Dan Keckan

Microlearning Corporate Learning Best Practices Corporate Training Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning ExamplesI believe that microlearning has several benefits for organizations that are looking for quick wins such as increased learner participation, memorability of courses, and quick deployment/easy updates to the courses. In this article, I will share 5 key benefits based on my experience. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Microlearning: Is It Really Worth The Trouble?

Dan Keckan

Microlearning eLearning Development Best Practices Instructional Designers Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning ExamplesCan microlearning improve student's engagement? Is it more advantageous compared to traditional ways of delivering content? Should microlearning be used in every single course? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How To Improve Remote Worker Training With Microlearning

Your Training Edge

Microlearning is also called bite-sized learning or content chunking. eLearning Featured Featured Posts Learning & Development Training micro learning remote worker trainingTelecommuting is on the rise. According to a study published by the Global Workforce Analytics, the phenomenon has seen a whopping 115% growth in the last ten years.

Zooming In: Microlearning Examples In The Corporate World

Dan Keckan

Learning Management Systems Corporate Training LMS Features Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Examples TalentLMSMost learners retain just a fraction of what they’re taught in a training course, so why not skim the rest and go straight to the point? Well, that's the extremely simple idea behind microlearning. This article examines how companies of all sizes use it to get big results. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Microlearning: Unlock The Knowledge In Your Business

Dan Keckan

Corporate eLearning Artificial Intelligence Corporate Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Micro Learning Best PracticesIf we prize knowledge so much, why do we make it so inaccessible? We lock it away in training courses, on SharePoint sites, in document collections, or in the heads of a few people where it disappears once they move on. Is microlearning the answer to setting the knowledge free? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Microlearning - Small But Mighty!

Dan Keckan

Mobile Learning Corporate eLearning Best Practices Free eLearning eBooks Micro Learning Micro Learning ExamplesMicrolearning is a method of delivering short, snackable content that's ideal for a mobile training solution. Find out some more of the benefits here! This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The Best Way To Learn Effectively Using Microlearning

Dan Keckan

With the digitization of the modern era, people have lost the patience to comb through pages of a book to learn new things. Microlearning Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Examples Millennials Mobile Learning BenefitsAccording to a study by Microsoft, our attention spans are now less than 8 seconds. Instead, people have turned to the internet to find quick solutions to their problems. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 Ways to Help Learners Stick with Your Course

LearnDash

How to design your course to build learning habits. Accordingly, designing a course that helps learners build learning habits could have a huge impact on engagement and completion rates. But a micro-lesson , or even something as small as logging into a the LMS every day can help learners stay engaged. Share daily micro-learning opportunities. It’s to help them actually learn something. elearning Micro-Learning

Help 110

Gamification And Microlearning: A Dynamite Combination

Dan Keckan

Smartphones have changed the way we learn, and the learning strategies that leverage it for training have become popular. Gamification Gamification Benefits Gamification Tips Micro Learning Micro Learning Best PracticesIn this article, I outline how you can combine gamification and microlearning to influence employee performance. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

5 Microlearning Mistakes To Avoid

Dan Keckan

Microlearning Corporate Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning ExamplesMicrolearning is a great way to offer employees 24/7 access to quick performance-boosting training assets; however, this style of design doesn’t come without its risks. This article outlines 5 common microlearning mistakes your organization should avoid. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Five Interactive Learning Trends That Could Be the Game Changer This Year

Raptivity

The learning technology adoption rate has been growing steadily over the last few years. Interactive videos should ideally be capable of providing skip navigation, informative overlays and quizzes, feature engaging user interactions, and also help a viewer learn what’s important. Micro-Learning Micro-learning is already mainstream. With increased smart-phone usage, the demand for micro-learning will only increase in 2018.

Trends 147

How Long is too Short? Determining the Ideal Duration for Bite-Sized Learning

Origin Learning

trademarked the term ‘Microlearning’ the L&D industry has been using different terms like ‘bite-sized learning’, ‘just-in-time learning’, and ‘learning nuggets’. In this blog post, we examine results of some popular surveys and insights from industry-leaders to determine the ideal length of bite-sized learning. Snackable Learning. Snackable Learning’ is one more term coined as a substitute for microlearning. Two Distinct Bite-Sized Learning Capsules.

Grovo 143

8 Free Microlearning eBooks: The Ultimate List

Dan Keckan

Free eLearning eBooks Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning ExamplesThis article lists 8 free Microlearning eBooks, containing insight from the industry’s top experts. Ideas, strategies, and methods are gathered here to help you keep track of the innovations of this competitive market. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

eBook 66

The Knowledge Arcade Wins Gold at the LearnX Impact Awards 2018!

Growth Engineering

There’s exciting award news circulating round the Growth Engineering HQ… …We have won Gold at the 2018 LearnX Impact Awards for ‘Best Mobile App Design!’ ’ The accolade was extended to our pioneering mobile learning app, the Knowledge Arcade. Categories for the 2018 awards included: Learning, Performance and Capability, Learning Models and E-Learning Design. Stop the press!

News 40

Leverage Learning Analytics To Design Better Microlearning Assets

Dan Keckan

Apart from providing opportunities to measure and monitor learner performance, learning analytics contributes to continuous improvement by giving valuable insights to enhance courses. Learning analytics has assumed an important role in eLearning, and this includes microlearning as well. Corporate eLearning eLearning Feedback Learning Analytics Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Examples Training Needs Analysis

Free L&D webinars for October 2018

Limestone Learning

They’re a reminder that 2018 is rushing by. Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: How to Deliver a Coaching Training Program Managers Love! Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: Great Customer Training Requires the Right Technology Fit Focusing on training throughout the customer lifecycle can have a significant impact on churn. We have moved from course catalogs and compliance to micro-learning and personalization.