Answering The Top 6 Microlearning FAQs

Growth Engineering

Before you begin, read these 6 microlearning FAQs to brush up on the microlearning basics. Here are the top microlearning FAQs that every eLearning pro should know: 1. In other words, online learners must be able to get all the information they need to understand the topic.

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Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. I’ll be leading a series of master classes on informal learning and working smarter in Europe. Informal Learning – the other 80%. Informal learning is effective because it is personal.

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PowerPoint Converter: FAQs and Tutorial

DigitalChalk eLearning

Stay tuned in the coming weeks for additional information on how to import your presentation. The post PowerPoint Converter: FAQs and Tutorial appeared first on. Our newest element is a game changer.


What specifically is e-learning good for?

Clive on Learning

As an informal developmental activity, e.g. webinars including presentations and discussions. As tools for sharing best practice, links and information. Last week I attempted to answer the question 'what is e-learning good for?' and came up with a very simple answer: E-learning, in its many and varied forms, is suitable for any learning activity which does not have to be conducted face-to-fac e.

5 Mobile Learning Trends: How M-LearningIs Changing the Workplace

Origin Learning

So much so, that even in organizations which have not yet adopted mobile learning , employees are using their smartphones to informally pull whatever information they can at the time of immediate need. Informal social learning.


Learning Cafe

Participants FAQs. Here is how you can participate and contribute: Read the UnConference FAQs. Session Facilitators FAQs. This can in the form form of 2 -4 slides or simply reading out information you have collected. We recommend 5 mins for 1&2 (your POV and 10 mins for the 3 & 4 (refer previous FAQ). Informal Learning. What are the design principles of the UnConference ?

Blended Learning is Splendid Learning

Growth Engineering

Social learning functionality lets the learners help each other and it lets the training managers tap into the huge well of informal learning. Live FAQs can put learners in touch with subject matter experts. Any questions they answer will be stored in an open, organic FAQ area.

FAQ for Learntrends April 21-22

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

We’ve invited people to talk about the payback of social and informal learning, learning in an age of networked intelligence, new roles for learning professionals, making informal learning concrete, Twitter and enterprise learning in real time, changing corporate culture, selling the important of learning to clients, measuring learning across borders, future learning technologies, and more. What is April Learntrends ?

Informal Learning: An Interview With Jay Cross

The eLearning Coach

A funny thing happened while we were learning informally. In fact, the buzz about informal learning seems to grow every day. Social learning technologies, which often facilitate informal learning, seem to have paved the way for greater interest in this approach.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

In its place enters social and informal learning hubs like on-demand content, live online discussions, wikis and forums, and searchable content archives. A diverse learning library, made up of videos, FAQs and links to relevant information. Third post in a series.

Free PowerPoint Template: Conversation Interaction

Rapid eLearning

This free template could be used as a way to share manager/employee information or perhaps as an FAQ interaction. I mocked up a FAQ interaction on copyright laws. Here’s a free PowerPoint template I built for a recent workshop.

Going Mobile for Enterprise Learning: Trends & Statistics

Origin Learning

As far as the content is concerned, the power of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets, lies in their capability to offer the learner short ‘bursts’ of information which are extremely powerful in aiding retention.

#TK11 Keynote: Google’s Karen Wickre and Ann Farmer

Learning Visions

Twitter = “an information utility” – mostly use them as a heads up on what’s going on – raising information to a level/surfacing it. Example – organize FAQs for the performance management guide Problem: sorting through long lists of FAQs. Solution: tag each FAQ – link to job roles. These are my live blogged notes from Thursday’s keynote at ASTD TK11 with Karen Wickre (Global Communications Team) and Ann Farmer from Google.

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Make Your Software Training Handy with These 10 Job-aids

CommLab India

Want to keep job critical information at the fingertips of your employees? Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), as the name suggests, is a list of questions and their answers, asked quite often on a particular topic.

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How to Transition In-person Training to eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Given technological advances, today’s learners have plenty of opportunities to learn information, and practice their skills in an online course through simulations. And, with the support of an online mentor, coach, or FAQ guide, learners are even able to ask questions.

6 benefits of social & collaborative learning


Learning is an experience, everything else is just information” Albert Einstein. reveals that informal learning is not only accepted but also recognized as a huge opportunity by enterprises.

10 Ways to Unleash the Power of M-learning for Sales Training – Part 2

CommLab India

They go a long way in imparting comprehensive information on products. Use interactive FAQs. Interactive FAQs can be used to brush up the knowledge of your salespeople. They enable your sales reps quickly exchange information with peers.

6 Things to Remember to Prevent Your Training from Failing

Learning Rebels

Some information sticks and others are forgotten about. We don’t let people access information needed because we don’t allow technology in the class. Stop drowning people with information. Provide a space and have people to DO SOMETHING with the information.

Microsoft An Experiment In Social + Search + Learning

Upside Learning

” I haven’t yet spent much time with it myself but here are some very rudimentary thoughts based on what my initial reaction and what I’ve been reading on the web, including’s FAQ page. would have some impacts in informal learning.

Choosing the Right Interactivities for Your Online Course

CommLab India

It is advisable to use this interactivity when information need not be accessed in sequence. In this online learning interactivity, when the learner clicks a “spot-like image”, relevant information is revealed. On rolling the mouse over each component, relevant information is displayed.

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Utilizing Social Learning for Workplace Learning: What Can Learners and Managers Do?


It is an informal platform, which is a huge plus for most learners as they find it easier to speak out and share in an online forum than in an actual classroom. Managers need to inform the learners why they created the community or group. Social media is here to stay.

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5 Major Learning Support Tools for Post ERP End-user Training

CommLab India

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). When one of our clients came to us asking for FAQs to be added as part of their e-learning program, we listed them at the end of the e-learning course. They can also be updated easily and come in handy to deliver updated information.

Online Training: Best Practices for Attending a Live, Online Course

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Also, make sure to check the training company's website for an FAQ page. Speaking of FAQs and asking questions.before you purchase your training, make sure you have read and agreed to the company's cancellation and rescheduling policies. It can become a security risk if you leave your email or personal information visible. by AJ Walther. Online classes are here to stay.

9 Product Knowledge M-learning Delivery Formats for Sales Teams

CommLab India

Salespeople can access the required information about products instantly, on their mobile devices. The rep opens an app on his tablet, which is connected to a data-mining platform and provides the required information, instantly. Interactive Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

Support Seasonal Hires with M-Learning this Festive Season

CommLab India

Developing m-learning in the form of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) will work well. You can place product features, benefits, and competitor products’ information at your seasonal sales force’s fingertips, using mobiles.

Training in the Reality of Work

Learning doesn’t take root until someone actually uses that information as part of the job. It lets people access information from their workstations, but still doesn’t support that final learning step. Learning your job where you have to do you job.

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Supporting Virtual Learners


One of the easiest ways to do this is to setup a help center where you can include a variety of articles, frequently asked questions, and contact information around the course(s) in your program. Many people believe that the success of an online training program all comes down to the content.

Bob Mosher on Informal Learning and Performance Support

Learning Visions

Informal Learning: Are We Missing a HUGE Opportunity? 3 domains: formal, informal, performance support. The classic cognitive chunk of recall 7 +/- 2 tidbits of information.

How to pair social learning with your LMS for a more engaged workforce


You’ve probably seen the forgetting curve infographic that states most people only recall 10% of information learned within just 72 hours in typical training environments. Here are a few ways to build a culture of constant learning at your organization: FAQs and Forums. Experts can edit Wiki content as necessary to ensure the information is always relevant. Users can pull information at the point of need.

Error message “No companies found in the current user account” in Adobe Captivate Quiz Results Analyzer

Adobe Captivate

For more information, refer the following links: [link]. FAQ Uncategorized internal_server_reprorting internalserverread.php internalserverreporting.php no companies found in current user account Quiz Results AnalyzerPossible causes: Webroot defined incorrectly in web server.

Discover the Best Way to Incorportate Livestreaming into Your Training


Hearing the information from someone who is really passionate about the material can help create an emotional connection between learner, instructor, and content. When your typical training tactics start to feel a bit stale, it’s tempting to try and bring in new technology to remedy the issue.

Tune into your learners needs and deliver on-demand content


They just require the most appropriate information or instruction at the point of need that can then be forgotten and summoned again if required. Think checklists, aide memoires, FAQs, watchouts, how-to videos, top tips, flow charts, decision trees, animations, and infographics. ‘I need help now’ is not a cry for learning (if it ever was). Many jobs or tasks don’t require a great deal of ‘capability’ to be learned.


Tips To Convert Your PPT into an Effective Online Learning Course

CommLab India

FAQs. Games challenge your learners to not just breeze through the course, but instead, take the information and apply it in work-related situations. Here’s an informative blog on how you can add the flavor of fun to your training.

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Informal learning from the horse’s mouth

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Every morning, my email is littered with very basic questions about informal learning. I’ve been ranting about informal and computer-supported learning in organizations for twelve years now. 20 minutes later) I just set up the Jaycross FAQ.

Managers: How To Know When You Need to Add Training


It’s amazing what a simple FAQ job aid can do to help employees provide better customer service. Online Training business goals e-learning elearning Employment informal learning Job Skills learning & development small business tip

eLearning is not the answer

Jay Cross

You have to support electronic offerings with mentors, guides, help desks, FAQs, reinforcement, and organizational support. Nonetheless, most corporate learning is informal; improving the channels for pull learning makes it more effective. eLearning is not a big cost-cutter.

10 Patterns of Interaction: Implementing Social Learning Strategies in eLearning


In a presentation pattern, one person directs information to others. The information may be about the course, or a topic in the course. A great way to make a presentation highly interactive is to have the learners present information themselves.