12 Questions to Promote Collaborative Learning

TalentLMS

eLearning course collaboration is one of the hardest things to achieve. Without course collaboration, learning is incomplete, as eLearning is an inherently social process. With each batch of learners being more unique, challenging and intellectually advanced than the previous one, trainers and online facilitators soon run out of strategies to engage and collaborate with learners. What areas of this content encourage collaborative learning?

6 Proven Strategies to Create an Unrivaled eLearning System

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Your eLearning strategy needs to adapt accordingly. The mode of learning, content presentation, content delivery need to gradually transform to ensure effective content consumption and maximize learner engagement. 1 Make Learning Personal. 2 Promote Active Learning.

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Deeper eLearning Design: Part 5 – Emotion

Learnnovators

This is the fifth post in a series of six that covers Deeper eLearning. The goal of this series is to build upon good implementations of instructional design, and go deeper into the nuances of what makes learning really work. It is particularly focused on eLearning, but almost all of what is mentioned also applies to face-to-face or virtual instruction. Here we’re talking about the role of emotion in learning, and we’ll close by finally putting it all together.

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How Personalized Gamification Can Increase Learner Engagement

Adobe Captivate

Gamification for learning provides highly engaging and immersive learning experiences. In this article, I outline how you can enhance its impact further by using personalized gamification techniques. Adopting Personalized Gamification To Increase Your Learners’ Engagement. From a debatable impact of using gamification for serious learning, this is one technique that has come a long way. Take the learning at their own pace.

Creating a Leaderboard in Storyline Using Tin Can API

Learnnovators

While all of this can be added in a course, it is not until you include a leaderboard that the gamification experience feels ‘complete’. With the help of ‘tincan.js’, we sent the score from Storyline to a Learning Record Store (LRS) using JavaScript, and we received data back from the LRS into the Storyline course. What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of gamifying a course? Points? Badges? Scores? Levels?

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Power Triad – Using mLearning, Microlearning, and Gamification to Create Immersive Learning Experiences

EI Design

One learning strategy may not be able to address all your training goals and engage the learners. In this article, I show you how the power triad of mLearning, Microlearning, and Gamification can help you create immersive learning experiences. Having fun as you learn.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

QuoDeck

In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. As I began my exercise to predict eLearning Trends in 2019, the fourth one in this series, I took a step back to see why anyone seeks upcoming trends. Facilitate the application of the acquired learning on the job.

6 Strategies You Can Use To Design Effective eLearning For Your Millennial Workforce

Adobe Captivate

With increasing millennial workforce, organizations need to re-evaluate their existing learning strategies. In this article, I will explain 6 strategies that you can use to effectively engage and motivate your millennial workforce. Why Do You Need A Different Learning Strategy For Your Millennial Workforce? Why Is The Existing Or Traditional eLearning Not Enough To Engage The Millennial Generation? Prefer exploration (rather than a rigid learning path).

Gamification: The Right Reasons To Implement It in Your Training

CommLab India

It is not uncommon for a learning initiative such as gamification to be used for the wrong reasons, and subsequently, fail miserably. Usually when something goes wrong, the impulse is to blame the delivery method – “games don’t teach”, “the effect of gamification wanes quickly”, or “gamification is just a gimmick” – ignoring the fact that the single biggest contributor to failure is undertaking the initiative for the wrong reasons.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

Adobe Captivate

In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. As I began my exercise to predict eLearning Trends in 2019 , the fourth one in this series, I took a step back to see why anyone seeks upcoming trends. Facilitate the application of the acquired learning on the job.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT SAHANA CHATTOPADHYAY (Social Learning & Collaboration Strategist, Performance Consultant Exploring Emergent Learning, Blogger). Sahana Chattopadhyay is a performance consultant and an L&D professional with 15 years of experience in the field of academia and organizational learning. Her passion is to help organizations become learning organizations through social and collaborative learning.

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Why Adopt Gamification For Corporate Training – 8 Questions Answered

EI Design

Today, gamification is poised to impact corporate training significantly. It is more than a buzz and is gaining momentum on account of increased adoption of mobile learning. This article addresses 8 questions on why adopting gamification for corporate training makes sense. 8 Questions Answered: Why You Should Adopt Gamification For Corporate Training. What Is Gamification? What Are The Benefits Of Gamification? Better Learning Experience.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2019 To Help You Enhance Your Learning Strategy And Maximize Returns

QuoDeck

In this article, I share my updated predictions of eLearning trends in 2019 that you can use to enhance your learning strategy. Updated eLearning Trends: Improved Learning Strategy And Maximum Returns In 2019. I began my exercise of predicting eLearning trends in 2017. Since then, I have published eLearning trends in 2017, 2018, and 2019. In this article, I do the same exercise with my predictions on eLearning trends in 2019.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2019 To Help You Enhance Your Learning Strategy And Maximize Returns

EI Design

In this article, I share my updated predictions of eLearning trends in 2019 that you can use to enhance your learning strategy. Updated eLearning Trends: Improved Learning Strategy And Maximum Returns In 2019. I began my exercise of predicting eLearning trends in 2017. Since then, I have published eLearning trends in 2017, 2018, and 2019. In this article, I do the same exercise with my predictions on eLearning trends in 2019.

How To Enhance The Impact Of Your Mobile Learning Strategy In 2019

QuoDeck

With the maturing of mobile learning, the focus shifts on how to maximize its potential. In this article, I showcase approaches that will help you enhance the impact of your mobile learning strategy in 2019. Mobile Learning Strategy: Enhance Its Impact In 2019. Mobile learning is the training that is available to learners on their mobile devices. Access to learning assets is not limited to smartphones.

March 2016 #obsidianchat Summary

Obsidian Learning

New post March 2016 #obsidianchat Summary on Obsidian Learning. This month, we chose the topic of gamification. It seems everything you read related to learning right now mentions gamification. We wanted to hear from the eLearning community as to what gamification is, and how it’s affecting modern instructional design. How do you define gamification? What is the goal of gamification? To get your learners to learn, of course!

How Personalized Gamification Can Increase Learner Engagement

EI Design

Gamification for learning provides highly engaging and immersive learning experiences. In this article, I outline how you can enhance its impact further by using personalized gamification techniques. Adopting Personalized Gamification To Increase Your Learners’ Engagement. From a debatable impact of using gamification for serious learning, this is one technique that has come a long way. Take the learning at their own pace.

Learning Lessons from Black Ops 2

Integrated Learnings

It is something to prepare for and something to learn from. “to boost my performance and become more valuable to my team” Recently while playing one of these multiplayer video games it occurred to me that I learn the game for the same reasons I learn at work--to boost my performance and become more valuable to my team. I started to think about how I learn in the game. People don't have time for learning. Opponents learn too. by Jonathan Shoaf.

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18 Key Trends to Realign Remote Workforce Training Strategy in the Post Pandemic World

EI Design

In this article, I list 18 eLearning trends highlighting their relevance in the changed workplace dynamics. Every July, I relook at the eLearning Trends and Predictions I released in January to ascertain how my analysis and recommendations panned out. eLearning Trends in 2020.

5 Must-Adopt Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training

EI Design

Today, mobile learning is an integral part of most organizations’ training deliveries. In this article, I share 5 mobile learning strategies that you can adopt for corporate training. Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training You Should Adopt. Mobile learning for corporate training refers to the anytime, anywhere training that is available on mobile devices. What Are The Key Benefits That Mobile Learning Strategies Offer For Corporate Training?

Laura Overton – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Laura Overton is the Founder and Managing Director of Towards Maturity – a not for profit benchmark practice that provides independent research to help organisations deliver improved performance through learning innovation. Her work is based on 25+ years of practical experience in implementing technology enabled learning strategies for business advantage and is backed by her independent research. What are the completion rates of a typical online learning program?

5 Must-Adopt Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

Today, mobile learning is an integral part of most organizations’ training deliveries. In this article, I share 5 mobile learning strategies that you can adopt for corporate training. Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training You Should Adopt. Mobile learning for corporate training refers to the anytime, anywhere training that is available on mobile devices. What Are The Key Benefits That Mobile Learning Strategies Offer For Corporate Training?

5 Amazingly Effective Strategies to Convert Your ILT Program to High-impact Virtual Training

EI Design

Connecting with distant learners, and keeping them engaged throughout the learning journey, is a challenge for L&D professionals. This new learning environment means trainers need to work “differently” to keep learners engaged. What Is Immersive Learning?

Microlearning in eLearning Industry – The Future Of eLearning

Wizcabin

Microlearning in e-learning involves breaking down of an e-learning course content into bite-sized modules, with each meeting a specific learning objective. Every year, new opportunities and trends emerge in the e-learning industry for SMEs to leverage into their learning system. Below are some of the trends in e-learning that you can leverage to provide an accessible e-learning program. Microlearning and Gamification.

6 Strategies You Can Use To Design Effective eLearning For Your Millennial Workforce

EI Design

With increasing millennial workforce, organizations need to re-evaluate their existing learning strategies. In this article, I will explain 6 strategies that you can use to effectively engage and motivate your millennial workforce. Why Do You Need A Different Learning Strategy For Your Millennial Workforce? Why Is The Existing Or Traditional eLearning Not Enough To Engage The Millennial Generation? Prefer exploration (rather than a rigid learning path).

Go Beyond Badges And Leaderboards: 5 Examples Of Gamification In Corporate Training

EI Design

With the usage of gamification in corporate training maturing, the focus is shifting on adopting strategies that can further leverage on it. In this article, I share 5 gamification examples that go beyond just badges and leaderboards. Gamification In Corporate Training: Beyond Badges And Leaderboards. Why Should You Adopt Gamification As A Significant Strategy To Engage Your Employees And Boost Performance? Gamification of personal development.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

EI Design

In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. As I began my exercise to predict eLearning Trends in 2019, the fourth one in this series, I took a step back to see why anyone seeks upcoming trends. Facilitate the application of the acquired learning on the job.

How Can Social Learning Spice Up Your Existing Learning Strategy?

EI Design

In this article, I will touch upon what social learning is and the reasons why you should adopt it. I will also outline how exactly you can use it to enhance your existing learning strategy and the business gains that will accrue as a result. How To Use Social Learning To Enhance Your Existing Learning Strategy. Collaborative learning has always had a positive impact on learners. What Ιs Social Learning? Facilitates collaboration.

Tips and Strategies to Engage Your Millennial Workforce

Adobe Captivate

This generation has grown up differently, features very distinct traits and learning styles. It comes as no surprise that they need a different learning strategy too. In this blog, I outline who Millennials are and what are their characteristics (traits and learning styles) that would have a bearing on the required learning strategy. Then I share several tips and strategies that you can use to engage your Millennial workforce.

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2017

Adobe Captivate

As you plan further investment on training in 2017 and are on the look out for ways to enhance employee performance, read on and check out my list of eLearning trends and predictions for 2017 for cues on what may work for you! 2017: eLearning Trends And Predictions. I also believe that looking at eLearning trends and predictions becomes more meaningful when it provides you with inputs you can use. mLearning Or Mobile Learning. Microlearning And Learning Paths.

eLearning Trends in 2020

EI Design

In Dec ’19, I began work on my eBook and this article on eLearning Trends in 2020. This is 9 th in the series of articles and eBooks on eLearning Trends since 2017. Assess how they align to what we see as the workplace learning in the future. eLearning Trends in 2020.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

What does the future of eLearning hold? I think a good place is by asking 49 of the world’s leading eLearning experts the top 3 trends they predict for 2017. Here are the two most interesting takeaways from surveying 49 eLearning experts: Trend of Trends: 9 trends were picked by 10% or more of the experts. Download additional analysis and all the commentary in the free 2017 eLearning Learning Trends eBook. You can learn more about Michael here.

How To Increase The Effectiveness Of Your Mobile Learning Strategy

EI Design

Today Learning and Development teams worldwide are seeking ways to keep their traditional eLearning as well as mLearning or mobile learning relevant and impactful. I will outline two approaches that you can use to increase the effectiveness of your mobile learning strategy. Increasing The Effectiveness Of Your Mobile Learning Strategy. As a result, majority of organizations have already implemented a mobile training strategy or soon plan to.

How You Can Engage Your Millennial Workforce – Tips And Learning Strategies That Work

Adobe Captivate

Learning and Development teams cannot ignore Millennials anymore, given their increasing presence in the workforce. In this article, I share insights on their traits and learning preferences and a few tips and strategies that you can use to engage your millennial workforce and provide them with an effective learning experience. 8 Learning Strategies And Tips To Engage Your Millennial Workforce. They appreciate hands-on learning experiences.

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10 eLearning buzzwords you need to know!

eFront

In this post we’ve put together short descriptions of the top 10 buzzwords in eLearning at the moment: Tin Can, Social Learning, Gamification, mLearning, Tablet learning, Rapid eLearning, Microlearning, Personalization, Blended learning, and Lifelong learning. The Tin Can API is a brand new learning technology specification that opens up an entire world of experiences (online and offline). Social Learning. Gamification.

How To Enhance The Impact Of Your Mobile Learning Strategy In 2019

EI Design

With the maturing of mobile learning, the focus shifts on how to maximize its potential. In this article, I showcase approaches that will help you enhance the impact of your mobile learning strategy in 2019. Mobile Learning Strategy: Enhance Its Impact In 2019. Mobile learning is the training that is available to learners on their mobile devices. Access to learning assets is not limited to smartphones. Microlearning videos for quick time learning.

Train your team online: Boost workplace productivity with group learning strategies

eFront

And all of those different parts of your company, on the micro- and the macro- scale, collaborate towards your end goals. That, apparently, is how people best learn things too. The same goes in school, where teamwork and collaboration have long been encouraged, or in a corporate training setting, which increasingly sees “collaborative learning” approaches becoming more popular. Effective Team Learning.

Top 5 Mobile Learning Strategies for Corporate Training

EI Design

In most organizations’ training deliveries, Mobile Learning is now becoming a vital approach in training. With the help of Mobile Learning, which involves multi-device training, learners can now access information anytime, anywhere on the device of their choice. Mobile Learning offers learner-centricity as it is easily available to learners, and they can determine the pace and how they would like to consume it. This approach also helps them learn at the moment of their need.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

Adobe Captivate

In June 2018, I re-looked at the eLearning Trends for 2018 that I had created in January 2018. eLearning Trends In 2018: Which One Suits Your Needs Best? During my review of eLearning Trends for 2018, I relooked at the trends by validating their adoption from the following perspectives: Data from our customers on the adoption of these trends. Overview Of My Mid-Year Review (CY 2018) On eLearning Trends For 2018. Gamification. Social Learning.

Learning Café Call – L&D should include MOOCs in employee learning strategies.

Learning Cafe

After some discussion amongst the Learning Café community, today we ready to put make a prediction and make this call. MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses) can be a mainstream employee learning option. L&D need to be proactive in exploring and including MOOCs in learning strategies. But for the right learning topic, right type of learner and right learning conditions, MOOCs provide a strong case to be used as a learning resource for employee development.