How to Create a Better Blended Learning Experience on Mobile


How can mobile learning make blended classrooms more effective? This blended learning approach has been very successful for many educators, but combining it with mobile learning can be a challenge. Individually, blended learning and mobile learning each require a learning curve to master. Problems aside, the educators who are able to effectively combine mobile learning and blended learning will have set themselves up for a successful learning program.

Two Global Brand Digital Retail Transformation Case Studies: Lessons & Challenges


In this article, we’ll be discussing a very specific slice of digital retail transformation: how we overhauled and modernized the communication and training infrastructures of two multinational retail brands that each have tens of thousands of store employees.


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Micro lesson plan: How to make the best in 4 Steps

Ed App

In this article, Ed Microlearning’s Instructional Design team – which has created an inordinate amount of micro lessons and courses – give their advice on creating the best micro lesson plan. The 4 Steps to creating the best micro lesson plan. Start by telling them what the lesson is. If all of the information is important, consider splitting the information into multiple lessons. We find using four slides is an optimal number for directed-focus lessons.

10 Golden Rules to Optimize Your E-learning Content For Mobile Learning


And in the context of this article, we’re not talking solely about the use of these devices for social media browsing, watching Netflix or ordering paper towel from Amazon – these are all just normal, everyday activities these days. . Instead, we want to examine the proliferation of mobile-first strategies in the wide world of business, how it’s constantly growing as new applications are uncovered (and its full potential is nowhere near being reached).

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5 Distance Learning Lessons for Higher Ed from the Business World


They’re hired by a college because they know a lot about a certain subject, and they learn how to teach or organize a lesson in one of two ways: By trial and error in the classroom. Embrace the mobile phone.

The Future of Work: Lessons In Job Architecture and Career Management

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

As I’ve discussed in several articles , the hyper-competitive job market has made internal mobility one of the most important strategies in HR. Read more» The post The Future of Work: Lessons In Job Architecture and Career Management appeared first on JOSH BERSIN.

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Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

Sophie returns home after a long day of piano lessons and school. Delighted to note a new lesson updated on her online art history course, she promptly joins the virtual lesson. And all of this has been made possible with the marvelous effects of blended mobile learning. Making education accessible to those with smartphones and stable Internet access, blended mobile learning can supplement, if not substitute, formal education systems.

Career Mobility: What to Look for In a Technology Solution


To help your people grow, and to create real business value for your organization, it’s time to bring career mobility out of the shadows. Remember, career mobility relies on employees voluntarily engaging. Enroll in the new Degreed mini email course 5 Days of Career Mobility.

5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News

WalkMe Training Station

Inspired by a Google News search for “training” (that came up with absolutely zero results in the first several pages related to employee software adoption) in this article, I zoom out and take a look at what is happening in the news and what we can learn from the many aspects of training in other industries. And with this final lesson, I’m sure you are ready to close this blog and get back to work.

8 UX Questions to Answer Before You Take Sales Enablement Mobile

Bottom-Line Performance

After years of hype, mobile is finally the big workplace knowledge support tool we’ve all been talking about. The K-12 space often teaches corporate L&D some valuable lessons. This article published by EdSurge focuses on creating educational apps for middle schoolers and high schoolers. To design mobile learning experiences that meet their intended objectives, we need to do a whole lot of things: Spend time observing how people use devices in their work settings.

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Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects) by Jim on February 15, 2011 in Informal Learning , performance support , social learning One thing that has always struck me as particularly fascinating about social learning is how it is often at its most effective when its direction is provided by the learners themselves.

Leader development is the question. Is mobile the answer?

Allison Rossett

How about mobile devices? Mobile messages go where tasks, needs and people are. The issue of transfer is tackled by reminders and abbreviated lessons and examples there at the moment of need. However, as enticing as they are, mobile devices are not major players in enterprise workforce development, in general, and in leader development, in particular. Late in 2012, Elliott Masie released his mobile study. Too much content squeezed on the mobile device .

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Mobile Learning: What the Experts are Saying

Growth Engineering

The world of online learning is getting jolly carried away at the potential mobile learning has to offer, but why? You’d be a damn fool not to ask, ‘Why is mobile learning something that my online learning strategy needs?”. So, without further ado, let’s see what the experts have to say on mobile learning…. Bryan is a futurist, which means his job is to predict future trends, and he sees mobile learning as a valuable tool in this vision.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. While I haven’t blogged in a while, I continue trawling through my RSS feeds, seeing more and more references to mobile learning, mlearning, performance support, ‘just-in-time’ and so many other terms that make sense in that context. Do note some of these link up to dated articles. Why You Need A Mobile Learning Strategy. Mobile Learning.

The Best Resources for Effective Mobile Learning

Ed App

Effective mobile learning (mLearning) is dependent on various internal and external factors exposed to the company and its processes. In this article, we outline six of the best resources for optimal mLearning of employees. Pioneered for the increased success of learners, mobile-based microlearning is the solution to all of your employee training woes. It is the catalyst for the increased engagement of learners and the creation of lessons by the user themselves.

The Perfect Mobile Learning Design Strategy

Ed App

Designing mobile learning lessons can be a challenge for organizations, particularly for those who are new to the mobile learning world. The perfect mobile learning design strategy can be assisted by the utilization and optimization of a microlearning Learning Management System (LMS). To execute the perfect mobile learning design strategy, microlearning tools and strategies must be effectively utilized in each aspect of the learning process.

It’s Time to Get Started with Career Mobility


The most resourceful business leaders are embracing career mobility — investing in their people, growing talent, and helping workers manage their careers. Understanding the value of career mobility and adapting your organization to support it are two very different things. At Degreed, we believe that a strong career mobility program rises on four pillars: Culture Skills strategy Technology Implementation strategy. The second part is related to career mobility.

Daily Mobile Learning Episode 2: The Best UI is No UI

mLearning Revolution

Welcome to episode 2 of my new Daily Mobile Learning show on YouTube. The idea is that I will pick one awesome article per show, read it and comment on what I read with emphasis on how we can leverage the lessons learned in the world of mobile learning design. The answer is simple because I work alone and need to find an outlet where I can share my thoughts, with anyone interested in designing learning for mobile, that’s the quick answer. Mobile Learning

How to Stop Worrying About a Jobless Future? An article from Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy


This article has been originally published in Bdaily Business News. Here are some extracts of the article: “We all know that Artificial Intelligence and automation are coming at us at breakneck speed. We refuse to be delayed by a knowledge gap, turning to the Internet to plug any lack of understanding – and we might play a mobile game for a minute or two during a lunch break.” ” You can read the article in its complete and original form here!

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The Year in Learning—89 Hand-Picked L&D-Related Articles from 2017

The Learning Dispatch

Below are our recommended learning and development articles from the past 12 months, including thought-provoking or simply fun articles related to the field. Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect. In it, Microassist Senior Learning Architect Kevin Gumienny briefly introduces a list of diverse, informative, and recently published articles related to learning and development. I wrote an article for TD Magazine that can help.

Why Mobile Learning is Here to Stay


This article, which covers reasons why you should consider mLearning as part of your overall learning strategy, is the first of a two-part series on m-Learning. The second article will cover how to create mLearning programs, and what mLearning “looks like”. Learning is going mobile. But, if you haven’t taken your training program mobile yet, it could be daunting to gear up for mobile learning. So, Why is Mobility Important? Get Up and Go Mobile!

4 Challenges When Designing Your Mobile Learning Strategy

Ed App

When designing your mobile learning strategy, there are certain factors to keep in mind along the way. Mobile learning has risen to be one of the greatest strategies employable for learning and development professionals, as well as organisations seeking the best training for their employees. In this article, we outline 4 common challenges which need to be grappled with by L&D managers for a smooth sailing training strategy worth your time, money and energy.

Introducing the Daily Mobile Learning Show on YouTube with RJ Jacquez

mLearning Revolution

One thing I want to do with my newly found free time is get back to blogging about Mobile Learning, teaching an updated version of my mLearning Design course and also start speaking at Learning conferences. In order to get back to Mobile, I started a show on YouTube called The Daily Mobile Learning, which even though I may not publish to it daily, I still like the word daily in the title. Mobile Learning #DailyMlearningI hope you are doing well these days.

#mLearnCon Edition of #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, NearPod, Clark Quinn’s 5 Phrases to Make Mobile Work

Bottom-Line Performance

With Sharon , Nick and Dustin at mLearnCon this week presenting some of our best mobile-focused client work and taking in the experience and the launch of our brand new website this week, we are especially excited to talk about the latest tech and mobile learning trends today. What do the proposed features mean for mobile learning and enterprises considering a tablet strategy? Article: 5 Ways Microsoft’s Surface May be Better Than an iPad.

#mLearnCon Edition of #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, NearPod, Clark Quinn’s 5 Phrases to Make Mobile Work

Bottom-Line Performance

With Sharon , Nick and Dustin at mLearnCon this week presenting some of our best mobile-focused client work and taking in the experience and the launch of our brand new website this week, we are especially excited to talk about the latest tech and mobile learning trends today. What do the proposed features mean for mobile learning and enterprises considering a tablet strategy? Article: 5 Ways Microsoft’s Surface May be Better Than an iPad.

How eLearning Is Revolutionizing Music Education

Dan Keckan

In this article, we look at the positive reaction that an explosion of eLearning is having on music education, including the accessibility and effectiveness of online courses, apps, and in-person online lessons.

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Which are the biggest eLearning challenges and how to beat them? - Technology meets Education

Maybe you’ve never experienced online education for yourself, or your classroom lessons are highly interactive and you can’t yet conceptualize how they could be conducted effectively in a virtual setting. ArticlesTable of Contents. How do I create effective online courses?

Get the most out of the Ed App Custom URL template: Features and Limitations

Ed App

The custom URL template in Ed allows you to render web pages directly within an Ed lesson using what is commonly known as an iFrame. This article will explain several limitations that exist when it comes to creating such slides, and also will discuss the various ways in which this template can be used to enhance lessons. Glossary Create a “glossary” slide for any technical terms in your lesson. Ed App Features How To Mobile Learning Templates ed app lessons templates

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What does Mobile Learning Look Like?


This article is the second in a two-part series on mLearning. The first article, Why Mobile Learning is Here to Stay , covered why you should consider embedding mLearning into your overall learning strategy. If you’re just getting started in mLearning , the key is to educate yourself and experiment with technology and content delivery on mobile devices. And incorporate based on the lessons you’ve learned from past projects. MobileLessons Learned”.

9 Great Uses for Mobile Training at Work

Convergence Training

Organizations are becoming increasingly interested in mobile training these days (also called mobile learning and M-learning). Which is great, because you can use mobile training in a lot of positive ways. So in this article, we’re going to list out for you some productive ways to use mobile training at work. Mobile Training Apps. 9 Uses of Mobile Training at Work. Excited about mobile training but not quite sure how to best use it?

mLearning Lessons Learned

eLearning Weekly

I’m in an interesting position right now: I get to work on designing our organization’s mobile learning (mLearning) strategy and I get to develop mLearning applications, but things aren’t working 100% as I would’ve imagined. Read case studies to see how other companies have overcome obstacles and seek out blogs , articles , etc.

How to be prepared for online teaching and how to overcome potential difficulties - Technology meets Education

This article will focus on how technical and pedagogical difficulties can be beaten, as management difficulties can be largely solved through the inclusion of students into an LMS (Learning Management System). Some of the most common technical difficulties that a teacher may encounter in synchronous learning are the following: Before the lesson: Microphone failure. In case you spot voice problems try to solve them before starting the lesson by providing help where needed.

Mobile in San Jose

Unicorn Training

Mobile is hereThe overall theme was very much that mobile is here and it is not going away. Mobile penetration has now reach saturation levels in Western countries with a number of people owning multiple mobile devices and the rest of the world continues to rise exponentially. Even more important is the number of people in countries that only access the internet via mobile devices – in Egypt this is 70%, India is 59% and South Africa is 57% of all internet users.

Mobile Learning: A Designer’s Guide to Fighting Learner Distraction

SHIFT eLearning

The average mobile user also has a short attention span — most people skim headlines and prefer bite-size content to long articles. The reason learners forget so much of the information they learn within a course is partially due to distractions and partially to the fact that there is often too much content included in a single training lesson. So here are some mobile learning design tips to engage the minds of learners in online training programs: 1.

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The Powerful Lesson Corporate Learning Can Learn From Social Platforms


While many people are curious why they released it, how to use it, and what social platform to choose between the two, this article isn’t for that. This article is about what corporate executives can learn from this big news in the consumer social media space and it’s really simple: Video, and particularly short video, is a massive part of how people prefer to consume content today.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Mobile Learning Survey Results Summary - I Came, I Saw, I Learned , July 30, 2010 by Rosie Hausler. 0160; A few weeks ago I created a survey about Mobile Learning. 79% of respondents are interested in learning more about Mobile Learning. 50% currently neither create nor consume Mobile Learning. 57% of respondents use Facebook Mobile. All these articles talk about the importance of usability testing, learnability testing for e-learning courses.

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Top 3 Reasons Your Salespeople Need Ongoing, Online Training


To stay up-to-speed on products, services, messaging, and the customer experience promise, they need ongoing training and regular reminders of lessons learned. One of the greatest things about SAP Litmos is the mobile user-interface. Articles Customer Experience Employee Experience Enterprise Learning Learning Management System Sales Training corporate elearning Corporate Training eLearning Learning and development Mobile Learning Online Training Platform sales training

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eLearning statistics and trends: 2020

Ed App

We’ve seen a growing number of leading organizations that have been turning to mobile-accessible Learning Management Systems (LMS) to modernize their dated and often ineffective training modules. . Mobile learning trends. By the end of 2019 , the mobile learning market was worth $27.32

Training Gen Z: What Your Youngest Employees Expect From the Workplace


Generation Z grew up with a mobile device in its hand and doesn't remember a time when social media wasn't a part of its life. That may mean providing learning that is: mobile. Mobile learning - That Gen Z expects mobile learning is a given. Any employer who wants training to reach Gen Z where they are will have to make digital learning mobile. . Once again, it's time to start worrying about a new generation coming into the workforce. .

Microlearning Under the Microscope


You see it in magazine articles, conference talks, and of course vendor ads. If you're like most of us, you participate in clubs, attend events, take some lessons maybe. Mobile? Many of the pitches around microlearning argue that it's about mobile. Don't get me wrong, I'm a fan of mobile (heck, I wrote two books about mLearning ). But microlearning isn't inherently mobile. Articles Learning Mobile Learning