Using Decreasing Attention Spans to your Advantage

Origin Learning

We have been constantly bombarded with data-driven reports and survey-results that mark the sharp dip in learner attention-spans. These reports also highlight the reduced attention span among learners in the corporate world.

4 Ways to Boost Attention Intelligence (AQ) in the Workplace

KnowledgeCity

The aggressive rise of technologies constantly demanding our attention and focus is changing the way we interact and relate. Consequently, attention quotient (AQ) is becoming just as important as IQ and EQ in determining professional and organizational success.

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Attention Management: Time Management with a Twist

KnowledgeCity

Rather than trying to catch a continually running clock, research indicates you would be far better off focusing on attention management instead. Attention Management – A New Way for a New Workplace. What is attention management? Attention Management Tools.

Conquering Attention Residue

CLO Magazine

Recent research by Sophie Leroy, an assistant professor in the UW Bothell School of Business, reveals that interruptions throughout the day — like meetings or an ever-pinging inbox — may be shattering employees’ ability to focus and ultimately hurting their performance.

Give Your Microlearning Strategy a Makeover

Speaker: Margie Meacham

Microlearning isn’t just a way to design new learning; it can be a way to revitalize existing content too. Join Margie Meacham for a webinar breaking down the neuroscience behind microlearning, and providing a step-by-step method for reviewing and converting existing content.

Funny business

E-Learning Provocateur

As she explains, it can improve the learner’s attention, interest and memory retention, while simultaneously reducing their stress and interpersonal barriers they may be experiencing. Do you find yourself going to too many meetings?

eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Whiteboard videos have proven to be especially attention-getting as they allow a story to unfold in front of your eyes on a blank canvas. Scribing brings a message to life through visual metaphors, captivating the viewer and holding attention until the last scene plays out. by Karin Rex, COTP. Which of the following statements do you think are true?   A. By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.   B.

Why HR Should Pay Attention to Employee Development Plans

Your Training Edge

For modern businesses, taking care of employees has become an essential thing. As we advance and our business grows, it is only natural that conditions are becoming better. Over a period of time, your business will be able to promote these employees to higher positions.

How to Create Engaging Training in the Age of the Eight Second Attention Span

TalentLMS

To teach someone anything, you first got to get their attention. That’s often a tall order in these days when the average attention span of an adult can be less than 10 seconds. Can I have your attention? We live in the era of the short attention span.

eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Whiteboard videos have proven to be especially attention-getting as they allow a story to unfold in front of your eyes on a blank canvas. Scribing brings a message to life through visual metaphors, captivating the viewer and holding attention until the last scene plays out. by Karin Rex, COTP. Which of the following statements do you think are true?   A. By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.   B.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

critical skills needed to achieve a specific business. design a curriculum solution that: • has a clear goal tied to a well- articulated business problem, • meets the needs of your target. of addressing a business need. to solve the business problems that need solving.

eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 Whiteboard videos have proven to be especially attention-getting as they allow a story to unfold in front of your eyes on a blank canvas. Scribing brings a message to life through visual metaphors, captivating the viewer and holding attention until the last scene plays out. by Karin Rex, COTP. Which of the following statements do you think are true?   A. By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.   B.

Making your Business Better

Your Training Edge

You put a lot of time into your business and you want it to be the best it can be. If you don’t know what you want to accomplish with your business, you are not going to get very far. What are some things you have done that has greatly improved your business and how everything runs?

Rediscovering Productivity Through Attention Management

Learning Wire

No matter how much you block out your calendar, your smartphone and email are always alerting you to something new that demands your attention. From Time Management to Attention Management. How you manage your time is only relevant to the extent that you also devote your attention.

Everybody is Paying Attention

Training Industry

In business, we generally give bonuses to people who are willing to sacrifice others so that we may gain.” So what kinds of things do we pay attention to? To be a best-selling author these days you almost have to possess the ability to stop readers in their tracks by offering up something provocative. Consider Simon Sinek’s best-selling book “Leaders Eat Last” as a testament to this assertion.

Has the smartphone limited attention spans or increased access to knowledge?

Ed App

At the same time, our ability to pay attention remains constant. . The truth about attention spans. There is a myth floating around the internet that humans have worse attention spans than goldfish. The question is not, “have our attention spans changed or reduced?”

How your Student’s Attention Span affects your eLearning Platform

Academy of Mine

Did you know that with the advent of increased technology in our day-to-day lives that the average human attention span has actually gotten shorter over time? In fact, the average human attention span of 8 seconds is shorter than that of a goldfish’s at 9 seconds… .

How To Get Learners To Pay Attention

Edvance360

Harvard Business Review's recent article "How to Get People to Pay Attention During Corporate Training" maintains that " precious little time or money is spent on preparing and enabling the mind of the learner" resulting in potential loss of investment - in a $160 billion yearly investment.

Spring Fever: How to Address Short Attention Spans in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Whether it’s spring fever, an overflowing email inbox, social media notifications on their smartphone, an in-person meeting, a pressing deadline, or a colleague who wants to gab about the weekend, your eLearners attention spans are pulled in dozens of directions.

Attention eLearning Enthusiasts of Chicago – You Won’t Want to Miss This Event

Docebo

The post Attention eLearning Enthusiasts of Chicago – You Won’t Want to Miss This Event appeared first on Docebo. Learn all about the latest trends in eLearning and Docebo’s industry-leading solutions. Got no plans on October 3rd? Well, we’ve got you covered.

Why Pay Attention to Games?

Facilitador

The post Why Pay Attention to Games? Games are masters at engaging us. The success of “The Legend of Zelda,” “World of Warcraft,” “Second Life” and “Candy Crush” bears witness to this.

Business of eLearning – Trends for 2014

G-Cube

So I have tried to put together how the business of elearning might behave in 2014. India – Increase in training reach, reduction in training overheads because of the large geography, and reduction in costs- these are going to be the main business drivers.

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How To Get Learners To Pay Attention

Edvance360

Harvard Business Review’s recent article “How to Get People to Pay Attention During Corporate Training” maintains that “precious little time or money is spent on preparing and enabling the mind of the learner” resulting in potential loss of investment – in a $160 billion yearly investment. The post How To Get Learners To Pay Attention appeared first on.

Affected attention spans and busier schedules: Reforming Training for Busy Employees

WizIQ

Increased pressure on the employee’s time due to increased amounts of work, means employees face stress and anxiety in our daily lives, which have considerably impacted our ability to pay attention.

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Business Writing that Works: 3 Key Principles

Your Training Edge

Writing may be an art, and business may be, well a business, but when you combine these two entities, inconceivable success will be what you’re left with! Avoid using Business Jargons. If so, how long has it been since you wrote something for the business industry?

Is Your Business Data Really Worth Keeping?

Talented Learning

Daniel is an author, speaker, blogger and educator who works with leading technology brands to help businesses around the world embrace the benefits of digital transformation. Business Data: Blessing and Curse. For business, data is the lifeblood of digital transformation.

Are shorter attention spans hampering your best efforts In L&D?

looop

“According to scientists, the age of smartphones has left humans with such a short attention span even a goldfish can hold a thought for longer” The Daily Telegraph, 2015. There’s been a challenge to the belief that attention spans are shortening. “I

Tips For Running Your Business Smoothly

Your Training Edge

It’s an exciting time to operate a business. The technological advancements and new opportunities available in the business world due to globalization have resulted in higher profits, new customer bases and innovative business models.

Continuous Partial Attention Is The New Norm In Learning

eLearningMind

If multitasking had a cousin, it would be continuous partial attention (CPA): The ability to pay attention to more than one thing for an extended period of time. What are some of the ways to tell if you have continuous partial attention? Basically, if you are constantly only giving activities or interactions just part of your attention, you have CPA. Connect with us here to utilize continuous partial attention to your advantage in your learning strategy.

Clickbait Learners To Increase Your Business Compliances

G-Cube

Over the last few years, there has been a myriad of companies trying to improve their business and stay ahead of the curve. Clickbait is one of the effective marketing tools used to improve business growth and employees’ knowledge competency.

This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft’s Nightmare, Training at Facebook and Google Shortens Attention Spans

Bottom-Line Performance

If so, what will it take for business to lose its dependence on Windows and Microsoft Office? Business Insider: Steve Ballmer’s Nightmare Is Coming True. Topic 3: How does learning need to change to accomodate shortening attention spans and changing reading preferences?

The Art of Business Writing

Your Training Edge

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of business writing? Business used to be done face to face. Clients sought out the business they wanted using either the phone book or through word of mouth, and they showed up at the door.

Training Sales Reps, and the Selective Attention Challenge

Mindflash

One of the most common issues that needs to be overcome through a sales-performance-improvement initiative is the subjectivity with which many salespeople pursue business. Selective attention is an interesting behavior to study when it comes to salespeople.

How to Design Attention-Grabbing E-Learning

E-learning Uncovered

Upon hearing these few measures, I let out a breath, put away my phone, and give the story my full attention. But attention-grabbing e-learning is essential in today’s world. Here are four ways to design attention-grabbing e-learning.

How Businesses Can Hire Quality Workers

Your Training Edge

As your small business grows, you’ll come to a point where you’ll need to outsource tasks. Luckily, hiring freelancers is a cost-effective option for many businesses. The hiring process can be one of the most costly and tedious aspects of running a business.