What is Mobile Learning? (M-Learning)

Docebo

Such is the power of mobile internet. It wasn’t long, then, that L&D pros realized that offering a learning environment on mobile devices would replicate how their learners consume content outside of work, and increase engagement. As a result, mobile learning , or m-learning, has become an increasingly relevant component of all eLearning programs, and learning management systems in general. The Definition of M-Learning.

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How Millennials Connect to Mobile Learning

LearnDash

Mobile learning provides a prime opportunity to connect with Millennial audiences. It’s been several years now since mobile online activity surpassed that of desktop usage. While every age range uses smartphones (and can therefore benefit from mobile learning), Millennials have shown themselves to be true power users of the platform. This means you should go through your courses carefully to be sure they function well on mobile.

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The Essentials of Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

We have reached a stage where mobile is no longer the future of learning. Smartphones signify the present and play a significant role in learning today. Be it learning at the workplace, higher education, or K-12, smartphones and the app-ecosystem have truly revolutionized the way L&D practitioners and educators approach learning. How Smartphones Dominate Workplace Learning? The mobile learning market is set to grow to $37.60

Ramping Up Mobile Learning with Videos and Gamification

CommLab India

Check this blog to know how you can ride on the popularity of mobile learning by using videos and gamification for maximum effect. Learning Technology mobile learning

Mobile Learning: A Manager’s Guide

Web Courseworks

Enders published Manager’s Guide to Mobile Learning some three years ago and it is still a relevant read today. Brenda will be presenting a webinar on creating practical strategy for mobile learning as part of our monthly eLearning Thought Leaders Series. In preparation for this event on March 28 th , I gave her book a re-read and would like to share some of the highlights here: Benefits of Mobile Learning; Provide performance support, especially for millennials.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Global mobile data traffic grew 69 percent in 2014 and was nearly 30 times the size of the entire global Internet in 2000. Mobile video traffic exceeded 50 percent of total mobile data traffic for the first time in 2012. Mobile network (cellular) connection speeds grew 20 percent in 2014. These are just some excerpts from Cisco’s Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update for 2014 to 2019, but they clearly prove a point.

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Driving Lucrative Training Outcomes Through Mobile Learning

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Today, learning professionals from diverse industry domains need to identify how to efficiently deliver training support to mobile devices, so that learners access relevant information whenever and wherever they need. The time for mobile ecosystem comprising of devices and latest apps has become the fastest growing technology to support e-learning. Mobile Learning- The Emerging Wave. Learning over time. Corporate Use of Mobiles.

6 mobile learning best practices to improve outcomes

Savv-e

With the number of mobile internet users officially overtaking desktop users in 2016 , and more and more people working away from the office, mobile learning isn’t just the future for eLearning providers — it's already here. But with every exciting new frontier comes new technological challenges to adapt to and best practices to take onboard. gamification e-learning design learning outcomes technology mobile learning

Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

And all of this has been made possible with the marvelous effects of blended mobile learning. Making education accessible to those with smartphones and stable Internet access, blended mobile learning can supplement, if not substitute, formal education systems. Read on to know more about the benefits of blended mobile learning –the future of education. Blended mobile learning: what is it all about? Blended learning models: varieties galore.

Transforming the Digital Landscape with Interactive Mobile Learning Apps

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The influence of technology on training organizational workforce has been huge for the past few years. Digitization has increased the scope of using personalized mobile apps to deliver customized learning experiences at the point of need. With technological innovation, it has become significant for modern organizations to use smartphones and tablets, enabling learning on the go. Emerging Need of Mobile Apps for E-Learning.

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The Benefits of Mobile Learning

Capytech

The Benefits of Mobile Learning. With modern technology, there are lots of ways you can now deliver training courses to your team. This includes taking the traditional approach of classroom-based training , or you can use e-learning solutions. There are different types of e-learning, however, including mobile learning. For the right topic and learner, mobile learning is the ideal choice for your training course.

3 Reasons Companies Need Mobile Learning

TOPYX LMS

What did you discover is on the horizon for online learning trends in 2016? No doubt you noticed mention of gamification, automation, big data , and, last but definitely not least, mobile learning. What Exactly Is Mobile Learning? Most eLearning buffs know the ins and outs of mobile learning. For those less familiar with it, mobile learning implies eLearning courses are easy­to­access on mobile platforms.

Mobile Learning Engagement on the Go!

Growth Engineering

If you have a mobile learning initiative in place, or you’re looking to implement one, there’s something you should know: If you can’t engage your learners, it’s not going to have the desired impact. It might be something as simple as recognition on your learning platform or special status, but a tangible extrinsic reward might drive engagement further. For a successful mobile learning programme, your learners need to be able to accomplish each task quickly.

Are You Really Ready for Mobile Learning?

CLO Magazine

With the explosion of the mobile workforce and the fact that most people use smartphones, it’s no surprise that mobile learning topped watch lists as an emerging trend for 2017. The mobile learning market may be worth $37.6 As the industry expands, we’ll likely see the rise of mobile gamification and social and collaborative learning apps that can be incorporated into corporate learning programs.

Mobile Learning and Educational Technology Can Boost Engagement

Ed App

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. Mobile learning is the next big step in the learning and development world, being the predominant catalyst of educational technology for increased employee engagement. In this article, we will outline ten of the top ways mobile learning can boost employee engagement. Personalization of Learning. Just-In-Time Learning. Ability to Decipher Own Learning Path.

6 Ways to Use Mobile Learning to Enhance Employee Productivity

Hurix Digital

The digital age has transformed how we communicate, operate, conduct business, and even learn today. Technology has brought a new meaning to all spheres of life, while, at the same time, reducing costs and increasing efficiency. Internet and global learning platforms provide huge support to people of all ages across the globe; right from offering basic brain development games for a toddler to delivering training modules for working professionals. What is Mobile Learning?

Learning Through Gamification - Myth Versus Fact

InSync Training

From using innovative technology with integrated rich media, to microlearning and mobile apps , the types of training styles are unlimited. One of these learning styles (and a trending topic in L&D) is gamification , which takes gaming principles and mechanics and applies them to a non-game experience. However, because gamification is relatively new and trending, some companies remain skeptical of implementing this type of learning.

To Game or not to Game: How to Incorporate Gamification into Mobile Learning

Practi

The two activities of learning and playing become deeply connected during our early childhood and this relationship remains close throughout our whole lives. There are many great reasons to incorporate the intrigue, positive emotions and social aspects of gamification into training and the following are simple tips to get you started. What is Gamification? Learning sticks best when it is fun and exciting. Try to keep your first gamified learning project quite short.

Benefits & Use Cases of Mobile Learning in Enterprise Training

Hurix Digital

One such avenue is learning. Mobile learning, today, is growing in the e-learning domain. Mobile learning can be defined as the use of a personal electronic device for learning across multiple contexts. m-learning, by virtue, allows for a more intimate learning experience than others. And given how popular mobile phones are across developed and developing countries, the scope of this market is huge.

Mobile Learning – 5 Common Mistakes You Should Avoid

Wizcabin

One of the benefits of mobile learning is that it helps to make training easy – by reducing the cost and time of moving to a classroom. Apart from that, it helps instructors to deliver accessible learning and empowers learners to study on the go, at their convenience. M-learning is a big deal in L&D, and many instructors are taking advantage of it to engage their employees to acquire new skills. Mobile app analytics & Feedback.

Five Reasons Why Gamification and Mobile Learning Are a Perfect Match

PulseLearning

In this article, we discuss five reasons why gamification and mobile learning are a perfect match, providing a host of advantages for your learners and your business. Gamification and mobile learning continue to be two of the most important trends in online learning for 2017. So, should you gamify or go mobile? In fact, gamification and mobile learning go hand-in-hand and when combined, the benefits amplify.

5 Must Read Posts About Gamification

LearnDash

We often write about a variety of topics on our blog, anything from the latest technology, trends in instructional design, best practices for mobile learning, tips for quizzing, and much more. One aspect of elearning that has gained in popularity in recent years is gamification. Gamification can mean a variety of the things depending on how you intend to use it. 5 Popular Gamification Posts. gamification

Give Mobile Learning A Makeover With Videos & Gamification [Infographic]

CommLab India

Check our infographic to know the best practices of using videos and gamification in mLearning. Learning Technology mobile learning

Incorporating Gamification in Your Mobile Learning Strategy

Designing Digitally

In a recent report , Forrester forecasted that the usage of mobile devices globally is going to reach over 5 billion users by 2022. This startling statistic is just further proof that mobile devices have become essential elements of our everyday lives. With the continued adoption of mobile devices as well as other technological advancements, it has given rise to the concept of anytime, anywhere learning that is known as mobile learning

What is eLearning Gamification?

eLearning Brothers

You know you have become an eLearning nerd when watching a movie all you think about is gamification and instructional design. Elearning Gamification in Ender’s Game. Here are some of the eLearning technologies I saw in Ender’s Game: Ender carries some kind of mobile learning game device that simulates game scenarios and interacts with other students through a flight simulator. What is eLearning Gamification? Gamification does not equal games.

Mobile Learning – What’s The Hype?

Ed App

Smartphones can easily be termed as the most important technological development of the century. The reason behind the fact is that smartphones have literally penetrated every area of our daily lives including the way we shop, order food, book tickets, watch movies to name a few, as well as changing our work lives which includes better communication, better work flexibility and finally, learning & development (L&D). Allows Unmatched Versatility In Learning.

22 Tips For Implementing a Mobile Learning Initiative

Growth Engineering

If you’ve decided to add a mobile dimension to your training programme, you’ll have a lot of work in front of you. As with any learning initiative, the first step is knowing who will be using the learning content. There’s every chance that your learners are simply not ready for a mobile-based training experience. Don’t switch to a mobile-only solution. It’s only when you know your objectives that you can envision where mobile learning might fit.

The top 10 reasons why mobile learning is the future of education

Ed App

Mobile learning has grown exponentially in recent years, coinciding not just with the rise of smartphones and handheld devices, but also the level of dependency individuals place on the technology. With these numbers in mind, it’s no surprise that learning has found a niche market in the mobile world. According to ReportLinker, the global mobile learning market will hit over US 78.5 Here are some reasons why mobile learning is worth investing in.

The top 10 reasons why mobile learning is the future of education

Ed App

Mobile learning has grown exponentially in recent years, coinciding not just with the rise of smartphones and handheld devices, but also the level of dependency individuals place on the technology. With these numbers in mind, it’s no surprise that learning has found a niche market in the mobile world. According to ReportLinker, the global mobile learning market will hit over US 78.5 Here are some reasons why mobile learning is worth investing in.

5 benefits of using Paradiso LMS Mobile Learning App for your training programs

Paradiso

With Paradiso LMS mobile Learning App you can offer to your employees or students a continuous e-learning experience. Your students can take their learning material anywhere while traveling, moving from one place to another during work hours or simply take their e-learning content from their smartphone or mobile device without the need of an Internet connection. Why not use it to learn?

Mobile Learning – The Future Of e-learning

Wizcabin

With mobile learning, there’s no navigation problem as one can access course content on the go, at one’s convenience. With the right authoring tool like Wizcabin , it’s more convenient and comfortable for instructors to create mobile-friendly course content that meets learners’ needs. The future looks bright for mobile learning in corporate e-learning as it enables Online training to increase without disruption, organically.

Why and How to Create a Continuous Learning Culture

Docebo

As the great Albert Einstein once said: “Once you stop learning, you start dying.”. When done exceptionally, continuous learning can foster talent that is constantly innovating, rethinking, and formulating new strategies to better your business. The implications of a stagnant learning culture can prove to be severe for the health and progress of an organization. What is continuous learning? Why you should look to foster a culture of continuous learning.

5 Signs It’s Time To Switch Your LMS

Docebo

In just the past few years, learning technology has evolved from a simple Learning Management System (LMS), designed to house and manage learning content, to today’s modern and high-tech, cloud-based LMS optimized to deliver strong learning outcomes. Make learning fun and engaging. By revisiting what an ideal LMS should be delivering, it becomes clear where there might be shortcomings with your existing learning platform.

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4 Ways To Deliver Rockstar Corporate Mobile Learning

Ed App

There are many ways to deliver corporate mobile learning (mLearning) but, as with anything, there are more effective ways than others to achieve optimal success. mLearning has been in the learning spotlight for a considerable amount of time now and there is no question why. In our current technological age, it is crucial to incorporate all of our tech knowledge into the best possible learning strategy, suiting the needs and preferences of learners, younger and older.

Take Your Training Beyond Gamification

Unboxed

As gamification has been an increasingly popular training technique to motivate modern learners over the past decade, we’re sure you’ve applied some of these practices to increase engagement and reinforce learning with your employees. It’s time to go beyond gamification with your training. Answer: Games have the most significant effect on learner behavior when used to reinforce and sustain new learning. Mobile-style arcade game. Mobile-style match-3 game.

Mobile Learning Strategies For Corporate Training

CHRP-INDIA

Mobile learning for corporate training refers to the anytime, everywhere training that is available on mobile devices. It’s right here that effective training and in-depth learning turns out to be crucial. Almost 47% of business ventures are leveraging mobility while introducing their training modules. Corporate training and e-learning has reached great heights today. Here’s a quick look at the ways that make Mobile based learning solutions useful.

How To Use Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance

Adobe Captivate

This article outlines how you can use Mobile Learning to increase employee engagement and boost employee performance. Using Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance . Mobile learning or mLearning involves the use of mobile technology to enable learning anytime and anywhere on mobile devices at the learners’ own pace. Just about everything has gone mobile today and Learning is no exception.