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6 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners


In online and blended learning, there are additional considerations for motivating and engaging adult learners, and motivation is the key to learner success. Motivation gets learners to complete the course and leads to stronger learning outcomes, which drives better results for training and working environments.

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Shock Your Learners!

InSync Training

Keeping learners engaged - it’s the boundless task as a facilitator. There are a whole heap of ideas and tactics that work but here’s one I have used that may be a bit different… Shock your learners! Embarrass yourself! Give them what they never expected, SING loud and proud??.

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Bridging the Digital Divide for Adult Learners: Observations Over 8 Years

Julian Davis

In my book, The Seven Year Education Itch: Adult Learning in Vocational Training , published in 2016, I explore the various hurdles that adult learners face when grappling with technology. In the book, I define the key challenges faced by adult Learners as: Bias : Adults often have strong preferences for certain technologies (e.g.,

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Understanding Per-Learner Analytics in edX Insights


Per-learner analytics in edX Insights offers educators powerful tools to personalize learning, improve engagement, and enhance course effectiveness. This article delves into the benefits of per-learner analytics, key metrics to track, implementation strategies, challenges and solutions, and future trends in online education analytics.

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Revitalizing Dry Content: A Lesson in Engagement

Speaker: Tim Buteyn, President of ThinkingKap Learning Solutions

You’re determined to create something more engaging than the same old course that learners quickly click through, but how do you take this “boring” content and create something relevant and engaging? You’ve been given a pile of dry content and asked to create a compelling eLearning course.

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Learner Empathy Can Save Your Course Design

Allen Interactions

Since all learning is designed in some way to change learner behavior, it makes sense to think about the expected change from the start of the design process. Information-sharing is not training.

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Learner Engagement – Ideas For Improving Emotional Engagement In Your Courses


In a previous article , I talked about the different types of learner engagement that there are, and what each one entails. I previously wrote in detail about generating killer WIIFMs that will make learners want to take your course. In short, a good WIIFM convinces learners that the course is worth their time and attention.

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Enhancing the Learning Experience by Leveraging Learner Analytics

Speaker: Seth Puri, EVP Global Sales and Marketing, Gutenberg Technology

The importance of learner analytics is well understood among the eLearning community – but practical knowledge of how to capture and use those numbers is much harder to find. You’ll walk away with a wealth of knowledge on learner analytics, including: The must-have components of effective student analytics tracking.

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HIA Technologies Turns a New Chapter in Interactive Learning

HIA Technologies announces the launch of Qvio™️ interactive video platform for learner-driven, AI-enabled, education. Viewers get instant answers to their questions directly from videos, interrupting when needed, and getting an author-validated answer!

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Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results. It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies.

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How COVID-19 Has Changed Training in the Workplace

Latitude teamed up with Brandon Hall to discover how other organizations were impacted, and how they pivoted, by COVID-19 in order for you to evaluate and deliver tangible, business-changing training to your learners during the pandemic and beyond.

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Create Engaging Scenario-Based Training on ANY Budget

Speaker: Tim Buteyn - President of ThinkingKap Learning Solutions, Inc.

This means that not only are learners bored, but they aren’t truly learning either. We'll explore how to optimize learner engagement by adding scenarios to your training, regardless of your budget. We'll explore how to optimize learner engagement by adding scenarios to your training, regardless of your budget.

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Who C.A.R.E.S.!? How Learning Got Its Bad Rap & What We Can Do About It

Speaker: Treion Muller, Chief Strategy Officer at ELB Learning

Since when has learning and development (L&D) become such a negative experience with its intended learners? Could it be because learners have been conditioned by very poor learning experiences over the past two decades, combined with the kinks of technological innovation? Harnesses the power and potential of new technologies.

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Give Your Microlearning Strategy a Makeover

Speaker: Margie Meacham

Social media has changed learner expectations. The evidence suggests that short, targeted content can maximize learner engagement and increase business results. But it’s not so easy to change the way you design learning. While microlearning may be a solution, it takes time and resources to rethink instructional design.

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9 Stages of the Custom eLearning Development Process

Avoid costly mistakes on your next project, stay on track, and deliver relevant and engaging content that fits your learners and gets the job done. Whether new to custom eLearning or a seasoned pro, you will appreciate this solid overview of the development process, as well as the insider tips.