Not All Micro-Learning is Created Equal

ej4 eLearning

The same advice applies to the trend of micro-learning. The slogan behind micro-learning endeavors are “shorter is better.” Some vendors and educators are taking this to extremes without truly investigating the ideal length of learning material. Just what is micro-learning, and how is it changing corporate learning initiatives? Micro-learning is simply the idea that episodes of learning need to occur in small, digestible bits.

Micro-Learning Becoming Latest Trend

LearnDash

Following elearning industry trends is something I enjoy doing – everything from the tech-tools to instructional design strategies. Today there is a new trend that is emerging, and it’s micro-learning. I know what you’re probably thinking: “But Micro-Learning Isn’t New…” True. That’s the thing with trends. In most cases a trend has actually existed for some time before it becomes popular.

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4 Micro-Learning Trends to Watch in 2019

LearnDash

Micro-learning is no longer a trend—it’s a permanent e-learning development. It seems like micro-learning has been topping trend charts for years. People are predicting that a trend that’s already big is going to get even bigger. To my mind, micro-learning has proven that it’s here to stay, and that moves it from a “trend” to a full-blown industry powerhouse, complete with its own trends. Adaptive learning.

Custom eLearning Development: 3 Modern Learning Trends That Will Drive Future Success

Infopro Learning

Investing in online learning programs enables organizations to provide more flexible employee development programs that better suit modern learners. The learning solution that best fits your organization is highly dependent on your business’s needs and goals.

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From Courses to Micro-Learning

ID Reflections

Micro-learning , micro-content, Learning Flows , and mlearning are some the current and upcoming trends in the world of learning and development. Wikipedia describes micro-learning thus: Micro-learning can also be understood as a process of subsequent, "short" learning activities, i.e. learning through interaction with micro-content objects in small timeframes.

Google’s Micro-Learning Findings

LearnDash

With the rise of mobile devises there has been more talk about micro-learning. There are many resources to learn more about micro-learning , but in a sentence it is a way to deliver learning content that is optimal for the smartphones and tablets. Mobile learning represents the transition for the elearning standard that has been prevalent for the past 15 years. This form of impromptu learning is almost second nature for people.

5 Micro-Learning Articles Worth Reading

LearnDash

Micro-learning is somewhat of a newcomer in everyday elearning vernacular. The rise of mobile devices and elearning has resulted in greater demand for micro-content. If you are not yet familiar with micro-learning and you are involved in the elearning industry then now is a good time to come up to speed. Some content is perfect in micro form and other content is not. 5 Must-Read Micro-Learning Articles. Micro-Learning

The Myth of “Micro-Learning”

Bottom-Line Performance

That phrase is “micro-learning.” The biggest take-away many are getting from this infographic is that today’s workers and “modern learners” only have 1% of their workweek to devote to professional development and learning. minutes per day to focus on learning. The concern I have is that we make an assumption that we can and should winnow down all learning initiatives to fit into this 4.8

What Is Micro-Learning?

Instancy

Microlearning is one of the latest trends in teaching and training spaces. It involves the creation of bite-sized training material that can be understood in a very short time.

Gaming, Micro-Learning and Mobile: The Perfect Trio

Knowledge Guru

If you follow so-called learning trends, you’ve been hearing about micro-learning. Suddenly, learning professionals want to call all of their training micro-learning, even if it does not fit the description. Sharon Boller , president at BLP, offered a word of caution about micro-learning last year as the hype was growing. We’ve been creating learning experiences that would now be called micro-learning for many years.

Microlearning – A Top 2020 Learning Trend

Origin Learning

Microlearning is a much bandied-about term in the online learning universe. The post Microlearning – A Top 2020 Learning Trend appeared first on Blog - Originlearning. eLearning eLearning Solutions Micro Learning 2020 Trends Microlearning

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MICRO LEARNING GUIDE + 19 AWESOME MICRO LEARNING RESOURCES

Torch LMS

According to the Deloitte 2017 Human Capital Careers and Learning Trends report , the average length of a career is 60 to 70 years. However, the average half-life of a learned skill is only five years, highlighting the need for a faster, efficient form of learning. In today’s rapidly changing business environment, your company must continually find ways to distinguish itself from the competition. The digital age has quickly transformed the way we do business.

MICRO-LEARNING AND RETAIL INDUSTRY

Adobe Captivate

Employees must keep up with the current trend to deliver in their roles. With this being said, the question that pops up is that where is the “time” to learn and upskill? How can the employee learning experience be improved in such an environment of implacable stress? Skill development in retail industry is challenging and the key challenge is rapidly changing product offerings and delivering the need to offer “Just-in-time” learning to the employees. Learning cards.

Micro-learning Tutorial: how to create micro-learning in under 1 hour

eLearningArt

Micro-learning was the #1 eLearning trend picked by the experts for 2018. According to micro-learning expert Ray Jimenez , the media you use doesn’t matter. Based on the advice from Ray, I’ll help you launch your first micro-learning event in under an hour. And to celebrate you taking action on trends, I’m giving away a scholarship to Ray’s $855 Microlearning Workshop , which is part of the $12,179 Ultimate eLearning Bundle.

5 Key Trends in the Future of eLearning

SmartUp

Elearning, also known as electronic learning, is the method of delivering learning through digital resources. . The concept of elearning dates all the way back to the 90s, where the trend started emerging with the usage of interactive CD-ROMS and PDF files. Learning Analysis .

Rejuvenate Your Digital Learning Solutions with Mobile and Micro Learning

Swift eLearning Services

Learning proportions of the millennial workforce does matter for the improved results in an organization to be successful, including learning. Smartphone became a digital gateway for the learners to learn new things over the last few years.

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

Vignettes Learning

We can say with confidence that the goal of leaders, managers, and learning professionals is to help workers achieve optimal "at the moment performance." Then as learning professionals we converge at the moment of performance. Specifically, in the past, our momentum in learning and training is “teaching something.” Teaching was based on rigid curriculums , testing , design , multimedia , presentations , retention , tracking , traditional learning styles and many more.

Micro-Learning: Do You Know Your Influencers?

Performitiv

Micro-learning has become quite popular in modern learning and development organizations. This type of content is a great way to foster a culture of life-long learning. What types of metrics should you consider with micro-learning? Consumption Consumption data is a measure of utilization of the informal learning tool or content. The learning path is important to measure because certain paths may be more efficient and effective than others.

Can Micro-Learning Help Stressed, Unmotivated Learners?

Bottom-Line Performance

I’ve published two posts on micro-learning in recent months. I think “micro-lessons” can be great for some things; I do not think they are the answer to most things. And for learners who are over-extended and not motivated to learn in the first place, they are not the answer at all. Will Thalheimer , someone I respect tremendously in the arena of learning science research and applying research to practices, wrote an extensive comment to my ATD post.

7 eLearning Trends the Most Useful for 2021

eAbyas Info Solutions

Nobody thought that a pandemic would strike like so hard, let alone every kind of business and learning. Though most of the businesses and learning came to a grinding halt, but not the eLearning industry. 7 eLearning Trends 2021. Mobile Learning. Micro Learning.

Authoring Tool Trends for 2017

eLearning 24-7

If you are inquiring adoption across all learning tech capabilities and consumer demand (from the consumer marketplace and learners), then the answer is half yes and half no. . I won’t regurgitate everything that appeared and did not for that matter in the authoring tool space as a whole in 2016, but a few have crossed over in a positive light, which is pushing trend. Speaking of trends. . I’m still a m-learning purist. They all had a learning curve.

eLearning Trends for 2015: Here to Stay or Go Away?

Association eLearning

Trends in eLearning come and go, but a good LMS is forever. Below is a list of eLearning trends we expect to see in 2015. Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are definitely trending in eLearning. Gamification, not to be confused with game-based learning, is the use of game elements such as leaderboards and badges, in courses. Mobile learning (mLearning) refers to content that can be accessed anywhere, on any device. Augmented Learning.

6 Microlearning Trends We’ve Seen In 2018

Dan Keckan

As microlearning grows in popularity and its use becomes more widespread, some trends are emerging that can improve the experience for both developers and learners. Microlearning Corporate eLearning Trends Employee Engagement Micro Learning Best Practices Micro Learning ExamplesThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Mobile Learning Trends

Instancy

Educational, training institutions and eLearning content publishers must adapt themselves to the new technological landscape in order to keep their courses and learning materials relevant to today’s learners. The development of educational mobile apps provides exciting new ways to develop educational courses that are both effective in reaching educational objectives for teachers and rewarding to […].

Microlearning And mLearning: The Two Trends You Should Adopt Right Now

Dan Keckan

We’ve become the speed-daters of learning. eLearning Trends Micro Learning Microlearning Examples Mobile Learning Mobile Learning BenefitsWith learners glued to their phones, you have only 5 minutes to catch their eye and stick in their memory. In this article, we’ll tell you how to reach this goal with the combo of microlearning and mLearning, and give you 8 tips on how to do it effectively. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

I think a good place is by asking 49 of the world’s leading eLearning experts the top 3 trends they predict for 2017. Here are the two most interesting takeaways from surveying 49 eLearning experts: Trend of Trends: 9 trends were picked by 10% or more of the experts. Expert commentary reveals insights: In addition to their 3 votes, each expert included commentary on why they picked the trends. The infographic above does a nice job of summarizing the trends.

E-Learning Forecasts & Trends for 2014

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Online learning is not the next big thing, it is now big thing.” – Donna J. THE JOURNEY: Where is e-learning heading? As we know, the e-learning market is evolving dynamically, witnessing newer horizons day after day. It’s almost a year since we published our last forecasts on the e-learning trends. What were some of the interesting predictions for the global e-learning market for 2014? Trends. Today, e-Learning is a $56.2

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6 Top elearning trends to watch out for in 2019

Wizcabin

Predicting elearning trends on a yearly basis is generally tricky. Yet, some trends from the past years continue to remain in the top of the list. And m obile learning and automation will be one of the top contributors. But elearning automation will be one of the top elearning trends this year. Delivering elearning as tiny learning chunks has been a trend for a couple of years. Adaptive learning is becoming popular. Mobile Learning.

5 Situations Where Micro-Learning Can Help Pharma Sales Reps

CommLab India

Micro-learning is the preferred choice when it comes to training sales reps in the pharmaceutical sector as it provides positive results and better ROI for sales training. Micro-learning modules are the ideal solution for training on-the-go pharma sales reps. Our pharma sales rep, Jack, encounters many situations in his job where micro-learning has helped. Micro-learning modules helped him know about the topics and evaluate his content knowledge.

6 Popular Trends in ELearning

LearnDash

Some trends come and they stay with us while others are merely passing through. While it is hard to say which trends will stay and for how long, it is always interesting to take a look at what is “hot right now” in the field. When it comes to elearning and learning management systems there are a handful of tools & techniques that are very much in vogue. Below are six of the more common trends in our field. 6 Current ELearning Trends You Should Know.

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6 Ways to Sell a Lifelong Learning Program

LearnDash

We talked in our recent article on incremental learning about how expectations around learning are changing—especially for self-motivated adults. Of course, a supportive community is also what makes them such great venues for lifelong learning. Micro subscriptions.

Presenting The Current Trends In eLearning

QuoDeck

This article discusses the current trends of eLearning including its pros and cons. The Most Prevailing Trends In eLearning. eLearning is a new era in the learning industry. It provides an individual with the flexibility to learn based on their own time, pace and availability. There are already many number of successful e learning platforms all over the internet like Udemy, Udacity, Teachable etc. What The Current Trends Are In eLearning. Social Learning.

eLearning Trends In 2019: How To Use Them To Enhance Your Learning Strategy

QuoDeck

At this time of the year, you look out for trends that can enhance your training delivery. In this article, I share the eLearning Trends in 2019 you can use to enhance, measure, and maximize the impact and returns on your learning strategies. eLearning Trends In 2019 You Can Use To Enhance Your Learning Strategy. As I began my exercise to predict eLearning Trends in 2019, the fourth one in this series, I took a step back to see why anyone seeks upcoming trends.

Why You Should Adopt The Combination Of Microlearning And Mobile Learning In 2018

Dan Keckan

Fueled by a wider adoption of mobile learning, microlearning based training has gained momentum in the last 2 years. In this article, I outline why you should adopt a combination of microlearning and mobile learning in 2018. Mobile Learning Corporate Training Micro Learning Micro Learning Best Practices Mobile Learning Trends

Digital Learning 2.0: Entering the age of participatory mobile, micro-learning

Gnowbe

EDUCATION and learning have started to undergo its own digital disruption with the advent of MOOCs (massive open online course), almost eight years ago. Digital Learning 1.0 (the the age of the MOOCs) has really started to democratize learning through digital access to content that was traditionally limited to face-to-face. What is Digital Learning 2.0? There are three major trends that I believe should define Digital Learning 2.0. Digital Learning 2.0

4 ways to market your learning using games

QuoDeck

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Latest Positive Trends In E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

These are the latest trends. Rather, the latest positive and wonderful trends in the industry. . Vibe Trend. Vibe Trend. That said, right now it is VR – and there are a lot of folks in the e-learning space – potential customers and vendors who are seeking it out. Vibe Trend. Deep Learning is on a roll. . If you have never heard the term deep learning before, here are the basics. Vibe Trend. Video, Micro-Learning.

Five Interactive Learning Trends That Could Be the Game Changer This Year

Raptivity

The learning technology adoption rate has been growing steadily over the last few years. All this is facilitated by new technologies and trends making their way into mainstream. Let’s look at some of these trends. Interactive videos should ideally be capable of providing skip navigation, informative overlays and quizzes, feature engaging user interactions, and also help a viewer learn what’s important. Micro-Learning Micro-learning is already mainstream.

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Why Your Employees Need Mobile Training

LearnDash

How Mobile Training Innovates the Learning Process. Not every learner has access to a computer at work or during convenient learning times. Use Microtraining to Make Learning More Efficient. Mobile learning lets employees finish training where and when they can.

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Five 2020 predictions on learning trends from Josh Bersin

STRIVR

Learning & Development is poised for serious transformation. Below are his insights about how learning will transform in the year ahead. Learning will stand out as a C-level issue. Learning isn’t just about making people better at their current jobs.