The Planet Captivate Blog – Cognitive Load

Adobe Captivate

There has been a great deal of research done on the topic, but in a nutshell, it refers to the amount of information the human brain can effectively process at one time. Instant messaging. That said, I’d like to focus on something that, while I’m certain others have thought about, I didn’t really find anything related to intentionally lessening the cognitive load, or, as I refer to it, down-shifting. Welcome back, Cadets, and Happy New Year!

Mobile, Social, and eLearning-based L&D is the Future


Today’s increasingly mobile workforce requires the flexibility to access key content and reference materials from wherever and whenever they may be working. Employees crave interaction via instant message or message boards, and eLearning-based content platforms ensure that they have access to up-to-date information and resources. The latest updates are instantly available to your team without needing to update static PDFs or distribute hard copies.

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Coorpacademy is integrated in Teams: when working, collaborating and training are done in the same place


Emails are less and less common and the expression “ Slack me “, referring to the collaborative communication platform Slack , is starting to democratize, while in September 2019, the platform exceeded 12 million daily active users.

3 LMS Must-Have’s to Support Synchronous eLearning


Synchronous learning, in online courses, refers to any learning environment where everyone participates at the same time (even if from different locations). Chat & Instant Messaging While chat and instant messaging programs have been around for some time, their use in synchronous e-learning environments offers many benefits.



One interesting example that you give is instant messaging apps to quickly guide people through a new process or a challenging set of tasks. In short, what would be your message to imagine a more humane use of AI in learning? STELLA LEE - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS.

Popular ID Principles For Mobile Learning: 5 Trends That Spell Success


Instructors or learning managers should encourage multiple methods of communication like SMS, e-mail, instant messaging, social media groups and voice communication in developing relationships with and support for one another. Reference and suggested further reading: Universal Instructional Design Principles for Mobile Learning by Tanya Elias (Global Mobile Learning Implementations and Trends).

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6 Reasons Your Company Needs to Be Using Video Now

TechSmith Camtasia

When employees understand a business or organization’s purpose, goals, messaging, and market positioning, they are best equipped to tackle their functional roles. There’s no questioning what you are referring to when the recipient can see it on their screen as they listen to your explanation.

Mini Glossary of Elearning


Synchronous elearning refers to one of the two types of interaction that can take place in an elearning environment. These resources include virtual classes, chat, instant messaging, audio and video conference.

How to Recognize Different Generations in the Workplace


In the workplace, millennials might prefer to send emails, instant messages, or text messages- for efficiency purposes. Situated between the Baby boomers and Millennials, Generation X has endured fewer stereotypes and is sometimes referred to as the forgotten generation.

5 Tips on Virtual Employee Culture and Engagement in 2021


The use of virtual communication tools is great and pretty much essential when establishing engagement and culture, whether it is just to chat via instant message or have video conferences.



To build connective tissue within your team, incorporate a balance of scheduled and impromptu meetings using instant messaging and videoconferencing tools. It’s also a good idea to develop a quick reference resource for best practices and troubleshooting tips.

Top 5 Benefits of Mobile Learning for Employees

Hurix Digital

Another advantage of having the training content available on mobile devices is that employees can refer to it immediately in case of any doubt while on the job. Swift & instant feedback . Did you know that more than 6 billion people across the world use mobile phones in 2021?

10 Tips for Using Synchronous E-Learning


Instead of being in the same physical location, the learning takes place using live streaming, video conferencing technologies, instant messaging, screen sharing, whiteboards, and other communication and collaboration technologies. This is good for those who were not able to participate, but it also gives everyone who was involved something they can refer back to and check if they need clarification on any particular point. 10 Tips for Using Synchronous E-Learning.

How leaders are managing remote teams


Message our team to find out how to get started training your team for the online space. This means utilizing group instant messaging platforms like Slack to organize channels of conversation. If you give company-wide updates, think about the impact of your message.

What is eLearning? Concept, Purpose, Types & Advantages


This method relies on communication means such as video conferencing, webinars, chats, and instant messaging for learning sessions. Instant learning and reference. Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing. – Donna Abernathy, educational author. The global eLearning market is projected to reach $325 billion by 2025 from $107 billion in 2015.

Learning not in excess but in nexus!

Origin Learning

Instant messaging, video conferencing and the social media have changed the way we interact and hunt or scout for information. References. Remember the famous ‘Hare and Turtle’ story? The moral ‘slow and steady wins the race’ of this story has stood the test of time. But in an era where technology advancements are happening at the wink of an eye, there is a twist in the age-old tale that one should not miss! Lest one wants to be left behind in the rat race!

Benefits of Education Streaming Platforms to Students and Tutors


Also, knowledge sharing sessions and webinars can be conducted and recorded for future reference. But online streaming platforms provide several hackathon challenges or online coding contests where students, no matter what their age is, can apply and get hired instantly by companies. .

A 7-step guide for eLearning Modernization

Infopro Learning

Cut Down the Text These days, every instant messaging app has an option to make phone calls and send voice notes. This includes preferential and reference materials. Everything needs an upgrade eventually, even a successful eLearning course. But is it really feasible to modernize an eLearning course without spending unnecessary time and money? When we think about updates in an eLearning course, we focus more on the software.

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Leading Teams & Saving Time with Video with Sherri Powers

TechSmith Camtasia

Email and instant message solutions like Slack are the go-to options for internal communication day-to-day, but even those have their downsides. Short videos and simple screen recordings can often get the message across faster and more efficiently than email or in-person meetings.

Creating Courses that Foster Innovation


Educators must focus on making their e-Learning programs meaningful and engaging to aid students in making a discovery by connecting their experiences with newly-acquired knowledge; Invention: Invention refers to a new tool or procedure adapted to the unique needs of a system or learners. MagicBox allows educators to instruct using scenario-based learning with real-life problems; Instant messaging: Instant messaging allows communication in real-time via the Internet.

Using Webinars to Remotely Train Your Staff for as Little as Zero Cost


Chat – instant messaging features where learners can participate, ask questions, and communicate with others involved in the training. Recording – many webinar platforms give the ability to record the training which can then be used as a reference for learners. Messaging.

Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at the Moment of Need #ls2010

Learning Visions

Bob’s list of favorites: Job aids CoPs (wikis, blogs, forums) learning portal reference materials…. FAQs Help Desk SIMS Pod casts coaching ereference webinars recorded webinars instant messaging. My live blogged notes from eLearning Foundations Intensive with Bob Mosher. Here’s a picture! J.I.T. = “just in time” – the acronym was born in 1992. What does this mean to the learner? they expect it, informal, interruption, necessary eLearning invented J.I.T.

Terms e-Learning Designers Should Know


Synchronous: Synchronous learning refers to a learning environment in which everyone participates at the same time. technologies grow in importance, synchronous learning can be facilitated on enterprise social networks and on on-line chat and instant messaging services. There are concepts and terms that are part of the every day life of the professionals within an industry.

Emerging Asynchronous Conversation Models

Tony Karrer

It can act as an instant messaging service a bit like Yammer, HipChat for companies and other groups, but the layout is designed to make these discussions easier to see, archive, and work asynchronously. The comments are also stacked and color-coded on the right side of the screen for reference.

Smart Strategies for LMS Selection

CommLab India

If your organization plans to introduce collaborative learning in future, it is better to invest in an LMS that supports different media tools like instant messaging, message boards, video conferencing and shared workspaces, than looking for a replacement in future. Send out request for proposals (RFPs) and ask for demos, and references. The marketplace for Learning Management Systems (LMS) is complex, crowded and sometimes confusing for potential buyers to navigate.

How Instructional Designers Can Cope with Continuous Partial Attention in "The Age of Distraction"

SHIFT eLearning

The current era is often referred to as the Age of Information; however, it could just as easily be called the Age of Distraction or the Age of Interruptio n as, although humanity has never in its history been entirely distraction free, distractions have never been more rampant as they are today. Thomas Friedman stated in 2006 “All we do now is interrupt each other or ourselves with instant messages, e-mail, spam or cellphone rings.”.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)


This will keep the content new and dependable, and the online learners will have instant access to current information. Given that there is a 24/7 accessibility of the services, individuals can learn at their pace as they analyze their learning materials as once they need to reference something. It allows student-student interaction via message boards, discussion forums, and bulletin boards.

Training Method Trends

Clark Quinn

If someone can get to your online reference (stored on a wiki) through their smart phone's browser, is that mobile learning? Keywords: Conference Calls, In-person mentoring/tutoring, Online References, Online Assessments and Testing, KMS, Learning Content Management (LCMS), Knowledge Management, Portals, Print-based materials, Video Broadcasts, EPSS, e-mail, Chat rooms, Instant Messaging

10 Remote Training Ideas

Ed App

Primarily because this method can help you get the message across your team in a similar way as to how you would in a typical face-to-face training session.

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Is Your Organization Losing Its Brain? Collecting Stories to Transfer Knowledge

Vignettes Learning

This is being disrespectful and you will instantly cut off your connection with the person you are talking to. That means getting phased retirees to learn new teaching tools like 'learning maps,' or visual representations of systems and processes, and interactive media like wikis, instant messaging, and audio posted on a company intranet." Are you perceiving symptoms of your organization losing knowledge and expertise?

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

Vignettes Learning

What is your instant reaction? [ ] Write an explanation and email it back. [ ] Find a link and send it to the person. [ ] Tell the person to use keywords and search online. It was faster for me to use Monosnap, a tool that allows me to instantly capture screens, annotate them and get a URL. With the image, Ed instantly knew it was about the FTP software, and I described my need. The seekers look for instant answers. see more on Instant Learning ).In

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)


This will keep the content new and dependable, and the online learners will have instant access to current information. Given that there is a 24/7 accessibility of the services, individuals can learn at their pace as they analyze their learning materials as once they need to reference something. It allows student-student interaction via message boards, discussion forums, and bulletin boards.

Top Benefits of eLearning (With Examples)


This will keep the content new and dependable, and the online learners will have instant access to current information. Given that there is a 24/7 accessibility of the services, individuals can learn at their pace as they analyze their learning materials as once they need to reference something. It allows student-student interaction via message boards, discussion forums, and bulletin boards.

Developing a Training Program: Have You Considered Going Digital?

CommLab India

Digital Learning refers to any learning that takes place with the help of technology and provides individuals flexibility and control in terms of the time, location, path and/or pace. For the simple reason that we now have at our disposal, faster and quicker means of communication (phones, emails, instant messaging, etc.,). Training today is not just about planning an annual training calendar – identify the dates, trainers and location and roll out to suitable employees.

Summarizing Learn for Yourself

Jay Cross

” The use of social media in learning is is often referred to as “social learning”, but as has been demonstrated this has a much wider meaning than simply using social media for training – “social training” – but also for social (workflow/informal) learning where workers can share information and knowledge with others in networks and communities as well as adopting a new collaborative approach to working.

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


Group learning, also going by the name “collaborative learning” among several others, refers to the instructional strategy of having learners work together in groups in order to tackle some common task (project, exercise, etc.). And as communication with their group and coordination is also done online through messaging, forums, file sharing, emails, IM, etc., Messages and internal notifications are another handy feature for group learning in eFrontPro.

Virtual instructor-led training: a step-by-step guide


Using an interactive whiteboard, the instructor can write down key points or questions and save them for later reference. An instant messaging app is first and foremost useful for reaching out to the instructor with questions that need to be answered on the spot.

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E-Learning Authoring Tools Characterized

The E-Learning Curve

In addition to using traditional e-learning packages, learning professionals and organizations are engaging with the concept of using using more generally available communication media such as synchronous web conferencing, instant messaging, mobile devices, video conferencing,online documents (and document collaboration), application sharing, knowledge management tools, and e-mail for training. More. __ References: Horton, W.,

Big Skill: Communications

The Learning Circuits

In fact, the best way to trash someone's career is to circulate a colleague's instant-messaging comments reformatted as a letter. An ethically-challenged leader leaks a lie to a newspaper anonymously, and then publicly refers to the article as a source of credibility. At its core, the moving of information.

The grades are in for Education focused LMSs

eLearning 24-7

Thankfully there are systems that are starting to offer asynchronous as well (referring to systems that are not universal, rather education market only). Instant messaging. I might as well get this out quickly to avoid the suspense. The best system for the education market is Moodle. Nah, just kidding.