Can Micro-Learning Help Stressed, Unmotivated Learners?

Bottom-Line Performance

I’ve published two posts on micro-learning in recent months. I think “micro-lessons” can be great for some things; I do not think they are the answer to most things. Khurgin positions micro-learning as good for 21st century businesses.

What is Micro-learning?

QuoDeck

Micro-learning is learning presented as short and focused nuggets of content. Micro-learning presents only as much content as required for learners to achieve a specific learning outcome. Benefits offered by micro-learning.

17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. ”- Winston Churchill. THE JOURNEY: We, at Learnnovators, have been fascinated about micro learning or bite-sized learning. What is its significance in today’s learning scenario?

From Courses to Micro-Learning

ID Reflections

Micro-learning , micro-content, Learning Flows , and mlearning are some the current and upcoming trends in the world of learning and development. They all have a common denominator—they require very little “at-a-stretch” time commitment from learners/users.

The Myth of “Micro-Learning”

Bottom-Line Performance

That phrase is “micro-learning.” ” The infographic on the modern learner, published by Bersin and Associates” in late 2014, fuels this fire. minutes per day to focus on learning. Imagine trying to learn any of these behaviors or skills in 4.8

Overcoming the shortcomings of micro-learning

Matrix

Micro-learning seems to be the appropriate solution to all of these problems. Modules are generally concise and have a single learning objective. They are standalone, are very focused and to the point and usually don’t require that the learner access other resources.

Why Micro Learning Is the Future of Corporate Training

TOPYX LMS

What does “micro learning” mean to you? Micro learning is not a new concept, but it’s a powerful one. Practically, micro learning could entail a learner watching a tutorial on YouTube or reading a 300- to 500-word educational article.

4 most effective corporate applications of micro-learning?

QuoDeck

Everyone knows what microlearning is, it a more focused bite-sized learning to achieve specific objectives. But often, micro-learning is incorrectly implemented leading to undesirable outcomes for the course. This will increase retention and easy recollection for the learner.

Why Micro Learning Is the Future of Corporate Training

TOPYX LMS

What does “micro learning” mean to you? Micro learning is not a new concept, but it’s a powerful one. Practically, micro learning could entail a learner watching a tutorial on YouTube or reading a 300- to 500-word educational article.

After Micro-Learning Comes Micro-Practice

Pract.us

Even with an instructional video, you need some practice to learn key skills. Micro-learning, the latest hot approach to corporate training, serves up small doses of information, usually through short videos. After micro-learning, you need micro-practicing.

MICRO-LEARNING AND RETAIL INDUSTRY

Adobe Captivate

They are busy meeting stringent deadlines and constantly trying to keep up with their ever-changing roles and responsibilities. With this being said, the question that pops up is that where is the “time” to learn and upskill? Learning cards.

Micro-Learning: Its Role in Formal, Informal and Incidental Learning

ID Reflections

What is micro-learning? What characteristics define micro-learning? In this post, I have looked at micro-learning from the point of view of efficacy as well as applicability. Microlearning deals with relatively small learning units and short-term learning activities. Generally, the term ''microlearning'' refers to micro-perspectives in the context of learning, education and training. In short, micro-learning is the need.

3 Areas To Combine Employee Training And Micro Learning

KnowledgeAnywhere

Micro-learning is a buzzword in the elearning industry, and for good reason. The way people learn at work, and in general, has shifted and training formats have needed to adapt. What is the difference between micro-learning and macro-learning?

Micro-Learning Leads to Rapid Skill Acquisition - Tip #134

Vignettes Learning

Quickly Learn New Skills Through Micro-Learning To survive in a technology-driven environment, workers must learn new skills quickly and efficiently. ZAP™ Micro-Learning Principles How long does it take someone to learn a new skill?

5 Situations Where Micro-Learning Can Help Pharma Sales Reps

CommLab India

Micro-learning is the preferred choice when it comes to training sales reps in the pharmaceutical sector as it provides positive results and better ROI for sales training. Micro-learning modules are the ideal solution for training on-the-go pharma sales reps.

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.

How Micro-Learning Boosts “At the Moment Performance” - Tip #114

Vignettes Learning

We can say with confidence that the goal of leaders, managers, and learning professionals is to help workers achieve optimal "at the moment performance." Then as learning professionals we converge at the moment of performance. A learner has to memorize information by repetition.

Micro learning: From small points to the big picture

Matrix

How micro learning and Impressionism connect. Whenever you see someone at work — a colleague, a manager, a new employee — scrolling down a Twitter feed, do you think he or she is wasting precious company time on a frivolous micro-blogging platform?

Micro-learning — at the crossroads of education, learning and technology

Matrix

People’s desire to learn and largely available good quality education is a wonderful mix, almost magical. It also means learning on the job, workforce talent management and also continuous personal development; in a nutshell, life-long learning.

Is Micro Learning Shaping the Future of Corporate Learning and Development?

ProProfs

Well, microlearning is all about offering small and digestible morsels of information to learners so that it is retained for long. Apart from being self-standing, they are capable of addressing one learning objective using a comprehensive approach. Learning & Training

Micro learning – the big wave of mobile education

Matrix

It is also the case with how we learn. Micro learning is already established as the wonder child of the online education industry. Yet we are expected to know more and learn faster in order to keep up with everything changing and evolving at work.

Everything you wanted to know about micro-learning (but were afraid to ask)

eFront

If not, don’t worry because micro-learning has nothing to do with them, and is perfectly safe for your health. People use it to refer to several different ways of learning. Micro-learning requires little effort from individual sessions. Do you like microbes?

Why is Micro-Learning Futile? How to Fix It - Tip #126

Vignettes Learning

Each time I try to shrink or compress content to turn it into micro-learning, I face the ultimate boundary that micro-learning has to do with the learner and worker's ability to use the content to some useful end. Where is the fix in our micro-learning approaches?

Blend Classroom and Micro-learning for Effective Pharmaceutical Sales Training

CommLab India

In such situations, micro-learning is the best solution. Micro-learning offers learning in short bursts, and provides learners just-in-time support, focusing on a single performance objective at a time. Blend of classroom and micro-learning.

Blend Classroom and Micro-learning for Effective Pharmaceutical Sales Training

CommLab India

In such situations, micro-learning is the best solution. Micro-learning offers learning in short bursts, and provides learners just-in-time support, focusing on a single performance objective at a time. Blend of classroom and micro-learning.

Benefits of Online Micro-learning for Safety Training

SET Safety

Learn how a new method – micro-learning – is increasing user engagement and saving companies thousands of dollars in the process. Traditional training methods also don’t always do a great job of keeping learners engaged or getting the information to “stick”. Scheduling conflicts and busy schedules can make is next to impossible to get a class planned. Introducing: Micro-Learning. We also offer a complete suite of micro-learning courses.

How to Create 5-Slide Micro-Learning - Tiny, Succinct, Fast - Tip #108

Vignettes Learning

Micro-Learning is serving “slices” to learners instead of the “whole pie.” It supports “get-it-now,” “do-it-now” learners who require timely solutions and information in the rapid changing work arena. Focus on what matters Choose a micro-idea, focused on one central point.

Capture Financial Impacts of Micro-Learning - Download the 22-Page Case Study - Tip #107

Vignettes Learning

Micro-Learning has gained traction these recent years, thanks in part to millennials entering the workforce who are clamoring for results with the least amount of effort. The learning strategy is popular and in fashion today. Elle learned to create shorter and smaller goals.

Case Study- Reducing eLearning Cost to 50% by Using Must-Learn Lessons and Micro-Learning

Vignettes Learning

This case study presents a series of strategies and tactics which help you answer these questions: How do I respond to rapid business needs for e-Learning? Here are some excerpts from the article: Rapid e-Learning as a term is an oxymoron. e-Learning is inherently rapid.

5 Ways to Help Learners Stick with Your Course

LearnDash

How to design your course to build learning habits. This automation is key, because it makes it easier for learners to start their course and stick to it. Accordingly, designing a course that helps learners build learning habits could have a huge impact on engagement and completion rates. Here are a few ways you can adjust your course structure and delivery to help form learner habits. Has it been a few days since your learner last checked in?

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Agile Businesses Need Agile Training

MagicBox

The agility with which a business adapts to the ever-changing landscape of consumer preferences and technology is, to a large extent, dependent on how well it facilitates training and skill development. Training at the Speed of Business. A Learning Experience Platform to the Rescue.

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Microlearning: The Emerging Instructional Design Strategy in Elearning

Adobe Captivate

“As an Instructional Designer, I Feel Learner Engagement Is a Big Deal And One Cannot Afford to Ignore It…”. Microlearning is an emerging instructional design strategy and has been a buzzword both in eLearning Industry and Learning & Development landscape.

Microlearning: Leveraging Your Business Results From Effective Training

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As technological innovations change our day-to-day lives, we must address the impact technology has on how we learn and work. Microlearning helps address this challenge and provides solutions in the way employees learn. Driving Innovation by Empowering Learners through Microlearning.

Revolutionalizing Corporate Learning: 6 Top Benefits Of Microlearning

eLearning Industry

Here’s how it works, and why it can boost your business’s profitability and help solve the conundrum of the modern learner. Microlearning Corporate Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning Examples Modern Learners

Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process

Gyrus

Aligning Learning Needs with Business Process. It appears that the work of a learning professional is never done. Learning is a fairly nebulous industry. How to safeguard your users’ learning experience. Learning Approach.