Finding The Best Microlearning Methods For Your Team

SmartUp

You can try a variety of different microlearning methods and see how your team responds to them. Microlearning Methods. This allows learning to become more flexible and, in turn, more effective. The key aspect of this method is to keep it short and simple.

Methods for Conducting Training Need Analysis – Part 5

CommLab India

This part of the series details four methods for conducting Training Needs Analysis. My next blog will cover 6 more methods. You can conduct surveys or polls with a sample pool or all the employees of your organization. Till then, try these methods and do let us know your views.

Upskilling Employees: Advantages and Methods To Teach Staff More

eFront

Today’s talent development software really can provide an engaging arena where employees can work together in small breakout “rooms”, take surveys and polls, watch videos and more. Corporate leaders understand that employee turnover is expensive.

Moving Away from Traditional Learning: Custom Features Supported by Modern LMS to Deliver Effective Sales Training

G-Cube

E-learning content delivery serves as a sales training primer to help learners enhance their skills competency and effectively apply them at the workplace. It requires the adoption of customized instructional design methods to enhance learner engagement and retention.

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How to Create and Deliver Cost Effective Remote Training

Kitaboo

And remote training is the most cost-effective solution to train your global workforce. Organizations are branching out and still manage to stay in constant touch with their employees, ensuring that effective communication takes place among all the team members.

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Effective Video Training – Breaking it down

Dashe & Thomson

Brandon Hall, the research firm based out of Delray Beach, FL, polled over 300 training professionals back in 2011 and found the top 2 reasons for using video in training – effectiveness and high engagement.

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The State of Video in Education 2017

LearnDash

Video is one of the most popular methods used in online education. The company Kaltura performed a poll of over 1,000 educators to produce the infographic above. This data echos what we discovered earlier this year we found from our own internal poll that 76.2%

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

Origin Learning

The good folks at ATD ran a poll to figure out the ideal duration for microlearning and found some interesting answers. ATD Research polled 228 respondents working in various organizations that deployed microlearning to figure out the effective length of a microlearning activity.

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6 Training Trends for 2018 (and 3 you’re still not doing right)

Unboxed

Virtual instructor-led training (vILT) is quickly gaining traction as classroom training’s more cost-effective, less disruptive but equally effective cousin. modality for employee training with 78% of respondents polled for inLearning’s 2017 Workplace Learning Report utilizing it.

Combining Branching Scenarios with Other Approaches

Experiencing eLearning

While a lengthy branching scenario can be effective on its own, that isn’t the only way to use this approach. That’s not usually the case (although larger simulations can be very effective in certain circumstances, if you have the resources).

CSU Resources

Kapp Notes

It’s effective from a learning perspective and really engages students. Using Poll Everywhere to Create an Interactive Story-based Presentation from Karl Kapp. It’s called Gamification via Segmented Polls.

Microlearning, Mega Results

Association eLearning

Earlier this year ATD put together a poll on the topic, surveying 144 talent development professionals. Despite the range of effectiveness, however, most courses those organizations were using were between 10-15 minutes long. Self-paced eLearning is another popular method.

Combining Branching Scenarios with Other Approaches

Experiencing eLearning

While a lengthy branching scenario can be effective on its own, that isn’t the only way to use this approach. That’s not usually the case (although larger simulations can be very effective in certain circumstances, if you have the resources).

The Secret to Beating the Forgetting Curve

CourseArc

Doesn’t being exposed to a new fact or a new method automatically embed it in our memory, where we can retrieve it later at will? This is more effective than cramming the entire arc of a lesson into one nonstop session.

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Resources from Training Magazine Network Webinar

Kapp Notes

We explore several methods for applying game-thinking to your online and classroom learning designs by participating in a gamified learning event. Polling Software. Poll EveryWhere. Five Gaming Elements for Effective eLearning.

Millennials Are Terribly Unhappy With Corporate Learning (This Is Why)

SmartUp

Millennials, with their by-now-famous shorter attention span, require a different training method. Studies have shown that traditional methods like classroom training are low in effectiveness and are high in both material and opportunity costs.

Microlearning, Mega Results

Association eLearning

Earlier this year ATD put together a poll on the topic, surveying 144 talent development professionals. Despite the range of effectiveness, however, most courses those organizations were using were between 10-15 minutes long. Self-paced eLearning is another popular method.

Engaging Participants 4: Virtual Engagement

Your Training Edge

Most organizations have turned to various forms of online and virtual training because it is cost effective, it reaches a wide audience, and it serves many generations of learners.

GII PResentation Resources

Kapp Notes

This avoids repetition and provides another method of engagement through novelty of new question types. Audience polling, however, was not the only audience interactivity. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Polling Software. Poll EveryWhere.

7 Reasons You Haven’t Launched Your Online Course

LearnDash

Run a poll on your blog. If you’ve been blogging about your course idea, you can also poll your audience to see if they’re interested, or presell your course to build funds. There’s a lot to learn, from online teaching practices to effective visualization methods, and more information comes out every day. Starting can be hard. Here’s 7 reasons you need to do it anyway.

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Just How Micro Is Microlearning?

ATD Learning Technologies

One method many turn to is microlearning, or training that is delivered in bite-sized chunks. These poll results helped inform a separate comprehensive microlearning study conducted by ATD Research.

Easily Add Gamification to Your Quizzes

LearnDash

Poll your users and monitor its effectiveness first so that you can tweak the program as needed to maximize results. If you are running an online training program, then there are multiple ways to implement gamification components into your elearning.

Getting off the content treadmill

OpenSesame

If you find yourself on the content treadmill, maybe it’s time to reevaluate your current course content supply and decision-making method. In poll taken during OpenSesame and ATD’s webinar, “Buy or build: what’s right for your training program?”

The Death of Instructor-Led Training Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

Training Orchestra

Considered an old-fashioned and out-of-date learning delivery method, many believed it would be completely replaced by e-learning methods. During the last 20 years, ILT has in fact been substituted by e-learning methods in some areas where e-learning is more effective, e.g

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Webinars – Providing the Flexibility of Digital Learning with Human Interaction

CommLab India

These instructor-led sessions, held in brick and mortar buildings, are very effective tools of educating people. The corporate world embraced various digital learning methods such as videoconferencing, webcasts, telephonic conferencing, etc.

Taking a Blended Approach to Workplace Training

Abreon

While commonplace, this approach has serious limitations in its ability to effectively train a large workforce. Using variety of delivery methods ensures that each employee finds the one that works best for them. Taking a Blended Approach to Workplace Training.

7 Creative Ways To Incorporate Recommendations In Personalized Online Training

EI Design

Recommendations make online training courses more effective by empowering staff with new skills and knowledge. But it’s also an effective way to increase your eLearning course sales by promoting related online training content, if you’re going the eCommerce route. Impromptu Polls.

Kapp ASTD 2014 (ATD) Slides and Notes

Kapp Notes

This avoids repetition and provides another method of engagement through novelty of new question types. Audience polling, however, was not the only audience interactivity. 8 Types of Stories to Effect Change. Polling Software.

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The Death of Instructor-Led Training Has Been Greatly Exaggerated

Training Orchestra

Considered an old-fashioned and out-of-date learning delivery method, many believed it would be completely replaced by e-learning methods. During the last 20 years, ILT has in fact been substituted by e-learning methods in some areas where e-learning is more effective, e.g

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LMS features that companies want

Matrix

It is a known (and effective) concept in the learning industry and blended learning features and support have become a standard inclusion in modern learning management systems. Advanced virtual classrooms also offer common online whiteboard, class polling, and media streaming features.

Butter Up Your Training With VILT

Innovative Learning Group

As learning and development professionals, having some VILT knowledge and experience will increase your tool set and give you an opportunity to show your organization how to embrace this cost-effective, flexible, and efficient way to train many learners in diverse locations. If you decide that a VILT is the right delivery method for your content, think about this: in the book Design for How People Learn , author Julie Dirksen likens our brains to elephants.

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Video: The power and the story

Learning with e's

Video seems to be deeply embedded into the toolkit of educators, because it can be a powerful medium, but whether it is used effectively is open to debate. There are many more effective methods in which video can be used to engage, inspire and motivate students.

Mobile Learning Survey Results Summary

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The respondents thought that Polls and Listening to Podcasts were the best way to use Mobile Learning right now. Measuring the effectiveness of Mobile Learning. Awareness of the Mobile Learning options   Mobile Learning Trends In three years Virtual Training is expected to be the delivery method for over 50% of the training in 65% of the organizations. by Rosie Hausler.   A few weeks ago I created a survey about Mobile Learning.

Can Learning Management Systems Foster Experiential Knowledge in the Workplace?

TOPYX LMS

In a relationship it can happen during a conflict, after which one or both parties figure out how to communicate best with one another (and learn what communication methods to avoid). Can experiential learning be effectively applied to eLearning?

How Online Training can Lead your Sales Team to Success

ProProfs

I came to realize that the best salespeople aren’t always the slickest talkers, rather they’re actually the most effective listeners. For instance, TED Talks has been displaying the effectiveness of micro-learning for quite some time now. – Carry out surveys or poll.

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